Your browser is out-of-date!

Update your browser to view this website correctly. Update my browser now


UKTV Play introduces live streaming

Simplestream provides the live OTT capabilities

UKTV Play has introduced live streaming, allowing viewers to watch Dave, Drama, Yesterday, Really and Home on the website, mobile and TV apps.

The live streams are provided by live-2-VoD and on-demand OTT specialists Simplestream.

Highlights on the platform include the dramatic documentary series Hurricane Man, car auction show Bangers and Cash, and a new series of Cops UK: Bodycam Squad. 

Tom Davidson, UKTV Play general manager, said: “The introduction of simulcast on UKTV Play is another exciting and important part of our strategy.

“The live streaming functionality seamlessly ties together the worlds of VoD and live TV and provides viewers with a host of new benefits.”