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How to watch Channel 5 live: Channel numbers, online and more!

There are a few different ways to watch Channel 5 live.

With TV gems such as Bad Girls Behind Bars, Dogs Behaving (Very) Badly, Rich Kids Go Skint and more you can’t really go wrong with Channel 5.

Whether you’d prefer to watch online or on TV, here’s how to watch Channel 5 live…

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Watch Channel 5 Live with TV Player

To watch live TV on Channel 5 head over to TV

Unfortunately, there’s no way to watch Channel 5 live for free but a subscription to the package that includes Channel 5 costs £6.99 per month.

Alternatively, you can go for the premium option with 10 more channels for £9.99.

You also get access to 80 channels and the first month currently comes free!

How to watch Channel 5 live

Watch Channel 5 Live on TV

Of course, anyone with access to the TV channel can watch Channel 5 live with ease.

The Channel is free to watch and is normally included in all basic TV packages.


For Sky customers, you’ll need to head over to channel 105.

For +1 it’s 205.


If you have Virgin Media head over to channel 105.

For +1 it’s 155.


And lastly, Freeview users can go to channel 5 and channel 44 for +1.

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What About Channel 5 Catch Up?

If you’ve missed your favourite Channel 5 programme then don’t fret because like many other channels Channel 5 has its own on-demand service.

However, with My5 you won’t be able to watch any Channel 5 programmes live, only once they’ve aired.

Head over to My5 where you’ll be able to catch up with all your TV shows and maybe catch a few that are exclusive to My5 such as Make Or Break.

Channel 5 Make Or Break 2019



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After studying for her BA in Journalism at Solent University, Helen went straight into writing for GRV Media as years of binge-watching the Real Housewives of Atlanta finally started to pay off. Helen has been with the company for over three years, writing about reality TV and specialising in USA and UK content. Outside of work you’ll find her rustling up Nigella’s latest recipes, or at the beach walking her dog.