Watch UK TV

Watch UK TV

Watch UK TV channels live online via TV Catchup and iPlayer

What is Watch UK TV?
The 'Watch UK TV' extension for Chrome is a tool designed to provide easy access to UK TV channels live online. It offers a clickable channel list for a quick selection of any of 58 UK freeview channels. Provides access via TV Catchup and BBC iPlayer for channels such as BBC1, BBC2, ITV1, Channel 4, Channel Five, Film 4, Dave etc. Simply click any channel on the popup list to immediately start watching in your browser. Recent updates have been made to adapt to Chrome and iPlayer alterations.
Stats
Users: 4,000+
Rating: 3.05 (42)
Version: 1.29 (Last updated: 2018-01-30)
Creation date: 2018-01-30
Risk impact: Very low risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Size: 956.42K
URLs: Website
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Summary

Watch UK TV channels live online via TV Catchup and BBC iPlayer

Gives you a direct clickable channel list on a single click to watch any of the UK channels

Watch any of 58 UK freeview channels live streamed right in your browser. BBC1, BBC2, ITV1, Channel 4 ,Channel Five Film 4, Dave etc

Popup list of channels, click any channel to immediately watch it in your browser.

v1.1: working again after a Chrome update v1.2: BBC iplayer now requires login, switched to tvcatchup removed forcestv, added spike,5star,quest red, travel channels

User reviews
User reviews summary
These summaries are automatically generated weekly using AI based on recent user reviews. Chrome Web Store does not verify user reviews, so some user reviews may be inaccurate, spammy, or outdated.
Pros
  • Can watch BBC without needing iplayer login
  • Good for watching F1 on Channel 4
  • Used to provide access to TV channels and link to streaming sites
Cons
  • Doesn't work for many users
  • Many users experience errors and blank boxes
  • Developer hasn't fixed issues
Most mentioned
  • Doesn't work
  • Blank box
  • Used to be good but not anymore
Recent reviews
doesn't work. Blank box
by A Google user, 2016-07-22

crap
by A Google user, 2016-01-18

doesn't work. Blank box
by A Google user, 2016-07-22
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Safety
Risk impact

Watch UK TV is safe to use. It does not request any sensitive permissions.

Risk likelihood

Watch UK TV has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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