W

A general entertainment subscription channel owned and operated by UKTV. The channel airs a number of acquired programs both from back catalogues of other broadcasters and drama series. The channel more recently has launched a huge amount of original programs. The channel is currently the UK home of US dramas 'The Strain' and 'Secrets and Lies'. Original hits for the channel include 'Dynamo: Magician Impossible'.

The channel rebranded as W in February 2016, with a raft of new and returning original commissions alongside a raft of new and returning exclusive acquisitions. The channel also became the home of repeat airings of BBC One soap 'EastEnders' on the night of their original airing on February 16th 2016 as BBC Three, the current home of the repeats shut down as a linear channel on this date.

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Inside The Ambulance
Inside The Ambulance

A new fixed-rig documentary series following the heart-pounding action and human stories of the fron…

999 Rescue Squad
999 Rescue Squad

For the first time, the Yorkshire Ambulance Service has granted access to its Hazardous Area Respons…

Inside the Vets
Inside the Vets

Inside the Vets uses fixed-rig cameras to provide a unique perspective of the incredible work undert…

The Ultimate Matchmaker
The Ultimate Matchmaker

The Ultimate Matchmaker follows the staff of a select dating agency in London where the clientele se…

Sex, Knives & Liposuction
Sex, Knives & Liposuction

In this documentary series, Cherry Healey plunges into the alluring, shocking and controversial worl…

Women on the Verge
Women on the Verge

Women on the Verge is a comedy drama set in Dublin that follows the lives of three women in their 30…

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