21 TV shows to watch if you don't have a Netflix subscription - EpicNews

Francesca Shillcock

With the prospect of staying in changing into more and more possible, it appears many people are turning to the consolation of our televisions, and why combat it? Especially with such nice programmes on the market. Even if you don’t subscribe to a streaming service, your choices are nonetheless overflowing. With trusted and failsafe channels resembling BBC iPlayer, the ITV hub and Channel Four’s All4 providing loads of fantastic shows, outdated and new, that you can watch just by having an web connection, you’ll by no means run out of concepts of what to placed on the field. However, if you want some inspiration to get you began, here is a few of our suggestions…

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Best on BBC iPlayer

Noughts and Crosses – This new gripping sequence relies on the novel of the identical identify by Malorie Blackman of a younger couple that fall in love regardless of the world wanting to maintain them aside.

The Split – Nicola Walker stars on this authorized drama as household lawyer Hannah Stern break up between her husband and lover.

Undercover – This drama was first proven on BBC again in 2016 and stars Adrian Lester as Nick, a former undercover officer that has one or two secrets and techniques to disguise.

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Trigonometry accessible on BBC

Fleabag – Phoebe Waller Bride wrote and starred on this various comedy that is gone on to acquire a number of awards and large success. If you have not watched it, you’re lacking out.

Trigonometry – This BBC Two drama is all about Kieran and Gemma, a younger couple struggling in London, who then start a polyamorous relationship with their lodger, Ray. This one’s not for the faint-hearted however a fascinating story of a completely different form of love affair.

Best on ITV Hub

Liar – The second sequence of this drama starring Joanne Froggatt is already half-way by and it is actually gripping viewers. If you’ve not caught up, then not to fear as the entire of sequence one is out there to watch, too. 

Belgravia – A model new interval drama from Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes, Belgravia, has simply began and it is set to be the subsequent huge hit on TV. Catch up on episode one now, accessible on the Hub. 

The Trouble with Maggie Cole – Dawn French performs Maggie Cole on this new sequence all about a small village that’s rocked by Maggie’s slightly disastrous radio interview. Trouble begins to unfold within the aftermath of Maggie’s gossiping, can she make amends? 

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Dawn French fronts new ITV drama The Trouble with Maggie Cole

Joanne Lumley’s Hidden Caribbean – We is probably not in a position to jet away to sunnier climates in the meanwhile, however fortunately for us Joanna Lumley is transporting us to the tropical Caribbean through our TV screens. The AbFab actress takes us across the islands to discover some hidden gems – you’ll really feel like you’re in your holidays very quickly.

Endeavour – One of the traditional whodunnit shows is Endeavour. Since touchdown on our screens practically seven years in the past, Shaun Evans has been gripping us all along with his portrayal as Endeavour Morse, fixing the largest homicide instances in Oxford. Series seven has lately been launched, so there’s by no means been a higher time to binge-watch earlier seasons. 

Best on All4

First Dates – What higher approach to elevate your spirits than watch folks discover love within the First Dates restaurant? All4 has loads of episodes to atone for as many individuals get pleasure from a dinner date within the hope of discovering love.  

The End of the F***ing World – This massively widespread present is all about two youngsters that flee their regular lives for a lifetime of crime on the street. Through the sequence, the pair start to develop nearer whereas the police draw nearer to monitoring them down. Both sequence accessible to watch on All4. 

Baghdad Central – Against the law thriller sequence that can have you hooked immediately, Baghdad Central is a Iraq War-based present set shortly after the autumn of Saddam Hussein. Based on the e-book Baghdad Central by Elliott Colla, it focuses on ex-police inspector Muhsin al-Khafaji, who’s looking for his lacking daughter.

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Watch new sequence Feel Good on All4

Deadwater Fell – David Tennant stars on this thrilling mini-series. A small city is rocked by the demise of two youngsters and their mom in a mysterious home fireplace, however who’s to blame?

Derry Girls – If you’re wanting one thing that’ll elevate your spirits and make you giggle, then Derry Girls is the right antidote. It’s about 5 buddies based mostly in 90s Londonderry in the course of the Troubles, each sequence one and sequence two of this present will depart you in stitches.

Feel Good – This is a model new darkly humours sequence about Mae (Mae Martin), a rising expertise on the stand-up circuit, who falls in love with George (Charlotte Ritchie). The couple embark on an intoxicating romance that turns extra addictive than significant. Look out for Friends star Lisa Kudrow within the solid.

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WATCH: New Channel Four drama Feel Good – official trailer

Best on My5

Cruising with Jane McDonald – Missing out on a cruise? Watch Jane McDonald’s much-loved present as she explores among the most luxurious cruise ships round. It’s light-hearted and straightforward watching, what’s not to love?

Henry VIII and Trump: History repeating itself? – If you fancy a historic documentary, then that is the one for you. The synopsis reads: “Documentary offering a fresh perspective on the question of how history will judge Donald Trump, by setting his life side by side with that of a controversial leader from our own past, Henry VIII, and telling their stories in parallel.”


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Penance – Julie Graham (Shetland, The Bletchley Circle) stars on this psychological thriller drama sequence all about a grieving mom and her daughter whose lives are modified ceaselessly after assembly Jed. Neil Morrissey additionally stars.

Bellevue – This thriller drama initially aired in Canada in 2017. The present sees police officer Annie Ryder juggling an investigation into the disappearance of a teenager and her previous which comes again to hang-out her. 

The Oath – American crime drama The Oath tells the story of a group of LAPD officers that kind a gang, shedding gentle on corruption and secrecy in authority. Look out for cameos from singer Leona Lewis and Lord of the Rings star Sean Bean. 

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