Watch TV Catchup Abroad Unblocked Outside of the UK

Blog Revised!

We can now confirm that the TV Catchup service will currently work fine with a UK VPN connection when abroad. This will allow the live access of all free-to-air UK TV channels such as BBC, ITV, Channel4, Channel 5 & lots of great Freeview channels previously unavailable online such as Dave & Quest. Up until recently this was only possible with Windows 8 and some serious fiddling however this is now available via a VPN on practically all internet ready devices.

So if your in Australia, The Med or anywhere abroad and wish to tune into British channels streaming live on your computer, iPad, Android or any other VPN capable device with ease.

So to solve geo-restrictive and all online blocking issues, this blog recommends VPN01 (


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