More catch-up for YouView

January 22, 2014 10.53 Europe/London By Chris Dziadul

UKTV ChannelsUKTV has launched seven-day catch-up services on YouView for the FTA channels Yesterday and Really.

Live as today (January 22), they give access to content on both channels through Yesterday and Really branded on demand portals and through YouView’s seven-day back programme guide.

UKTV has a portfolio of 10 channels, of which Dave and now Yesterday and Really are on YouView.

Commenting on the launches, Dan Fahy, UKTV’s head of commercial development, said: “UKTV is committed to making its bold and innovative programmes and channel brands available to as many viewers as possible. The launch of seven day catch up services for Yesterday and Really on YouView is another important milestone for us in ensuring viewers have ‘anytime, anywhere’ access to our content.”

David Dorans, CFO, YouView, added: “We are delighted to welcome even more UKTV content to our line-up of on demand TV content. Easily finding and enjoying the best TV available is at the heart of everything we do at YouView. Adding on demand TV programmes from popular channels Really and Yesterday makes YouView even more compelling for UK consumers.”