TV channels: Live and On Demand

Epic entertainment for the whole family. Virgin TV packages offer up to 230+ channels, let's find yours.

Find TV channels for everyone

Get your favourite shows, the biggest blockbusters, dramas, documentaries and sport. With hundreds of TV channels, Catch Up players and a whole host of amazing apps, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

Epic movies

Dim the lights, grab some popcorn and cosy up with Hollywood hits, family classics and indie gems on TV channels like Sky Cinema or streaming options like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video (if you subscribe). You can also buy or rent the latest movie releases and own much loved TV Box Sets as soon as they’re available for digital download, all through Virgin Media Store.

Kids’ favourites

Keep the little ones happy with the latest shows and movies from their favourite TV channels including Cartoon Network, CBeebies and Nick HD.

Spectacular sport

Catch the biggest sporting events on Sky Sports, BT Sport and beyond, all on our Virgin TV box. Plus, subscribe to epic Pay Per View events and enjoy even more of the action.

Check out our list of TV channels


Al Jazeera English
Al Jazeera English
Islam Channel Urdu
Islam Channel Urdu
Al Jazeera Arabic
Al Jazeera Arabic
France 24 English HD
France 24 English HD
B4U Music
B4U Music
Islam Channel English
Islam Channel English

Stream TV with ease

With a Virgin TV box and speedy Virgin Fibre Broadband, you can stream seamlessly, direct to your TV.

Watch it all on Virgin TV 360

Watch and stream the latest top TV with Virgin TV 360, available now with all our bundles and deals. Our Virgin TV 360 boxes are 4K and HDR-ready as standard.

What is TV On Demand?

Ever streamed or downloaded a programme or film that wasn’t being shown on live TV? That’s watching TV using an On Demand service. You can pick what you want to watch and when you want to watch it. Here are the many ways you can watch On Demand with us.

Free On Demand TV

There’s loads to enjoy, all part of your Virgin TV service.

  • Tv Box Sets: Browse hundreds of series in New, Trending and Recommended For You on the 360 box.

  • A month’s worth of Catch Up: So you don’t miss your recent episodes.

  • On Demand apps: Get stuck into BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4, My5, Vevo, BBC Sounds, STV Player, Virgin TV Kids (only Biggest bundle and above), and many more apps on the 360 box.

  • Virgin TV Go: Your free On Demand streaming service. Download the app on your mobile or tablet and take all the best TV with you.

Paid On Demand TV

  • Buy or rent the TV show or movie you’d like to watch: Join Virgin Media Store online, then sign in to the app on the 360 box, where you can own movies before they’re rented anywhere else, pre-order the year’s biggest cinematic releases, even stream TV Box Sets, just by entering a PIN.

    Or see what films you can rent for 48 hours on the 360 box’s Virgin Movies app. Search for a title or browse by category (Out This Week, Top Rentals, Box Office Hits), check the price and press Watch Now.

  • Subscribe to 360 box’s extra streaming services: Among the many, you can get MTV Play on the 360 box if shows like Geordie Shore, Teen Mom UK or EX On The Beach are a bit of you. Or join BritBox online, then sign in to the 360 box’s BritBox app and stream the biggest range of box sets from the BBC and ITV on your telly, even exclusive original dramas and comedies.

  • Add a dedicated On Demand provider to your TV package: Such as StarzPlay for critically acclaimed original shows and Hollywood blockbuster movies.


Sign in on the 360 box for unlimited access to thousands of movies, TV shows and Netflix originals with no adverts. You can now get Netflix Standard plan to stream On Demand, with your Ultimate Volt or Biggest TV bundle. Or upgrade to Netflix Premium for £5 more a month and you can Netflix on four devices at the same time. Already have Netflix? We can help you add it to your Virgin Media bill so you can pay for everything all in one place.

Amazon Prime Video

If you have an Amazon Prime account, you can sign in to the Amazon Prime Video app on the 360 box and stream movies, TV shows and Amazon Originals for no extra cost. Not a member yet? Well, you don’t need to be – anyone can buy or rent movies and TV shows from Amazon Prime Video’s wide selection, even if you don’t subscribe.

Do I need broadband to watch TV On Demand?

Yes. Explore broadband and TV deals. Although, if you’re using our Virgin TV Go streaming service and you have Maxit TV or above, you can download some On Demand shows and movies to watch offline.

Create your own TV package

Add even more of what you love and build your ideal entertainment package while you’re ordering or after, on your My Virgin Media account.

Brilliant Virgin TV Box Sets on the 360 box

Discover stacks of critically acclaimed dramas, documentaries, and side-splitting comedies with Virgin TV Box Sets. There’s loads on offer (for an extra charge), and the fun starts when you press play.

Add even more entertainment

Customise your Big bundle with up to four packs of extra channels. Whether you choose Drama, Sports Lite, Documentaries, Lifestyle – your first Entertainment Pick is £7 a month, the rest are £5 a month each.

Asian Mela collection

Enjoy up-to-the-minute news from South Asia, Indian serials and Bollywood greats with our dedicated Asian Mela collection – available for an extra charge.

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The legal stuff

No setup fee

This promotion means you won’t pay the usual setup fee of £35. No setup fee is available on all bundles, broadband & phone, and broadband only packages until 31st May 2023. If you can set up using a Self-Install pack, but choose to use an engineer for the installation, you’ll still be charged £30 for this service.

These prices are for new customers only.

Virgin Media services are only available in eligible Virgin Media network areas. TV 360, home phone, Volt benefits and WiFi Guarantee not currently available in 2022/23 network expansion areas.

All of the products on this page are subject to survey, network capacity and a credit check.

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If you take a bundle with both Virgin Media and O2, you’ll have separate contracts and bills – one for Virgin Media, and another for O2.

Priority is a service from O2 that current Virgin Media customers aged 16+ can also use.
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