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You can watch Channel 4 online from Tuesday 27th

Watch now, via TVCatchup

Watch now, via TVCatchup
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Updated Oct 2009: click here to watch Channel 4 live online

You will be able to watch Channel 4 live on your broadband computer or TV from 27th June - just register at to watch Channel 4s flagship commissioned shows at the same time as their TV transmission.

Andy Duncan, Chief Executive of Channel 4, said: "It is our stated aim to make Channel 4s public service programming available across all meaningful platforms and to be the first UK broadcaster to begin simulcasting our content on broadband is a significant step towards delivering on this objective. By embracing the challenges presented by new media technologies we aim to ensure Channel 4 remains as relevant in the future as it is today."

Rod Henwood, New Business Director, added: "Viewing video via the PC is fast becoming a reality and the popularity of our existing online video offering proves that a strong demand for watching programming online already exists. Launching our broadband simulcast service will enhance our offering still further and is evidence that Channel 4 is leading the way in providing new media services that viewers actually want."

The service will revert to a a loop of Channel 4 promotions when acquired programmes and films are shown, and have commercials.

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Wednesday, 28 November 2012
7:30 PM

Have had problems with watching live TV on channel four. The player just keeps saying that my broadband is not fast enough. I have 100meg broadband....even allowing for this being really a third as fast, it should still be ample.

Has anyone else encountered a similar problem...and solved it?

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Steve's 1 post GB
Wednesday, 30 January 2013
12:18 AM

yes, its a rip off for advertising purposes Im sure

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staeven's 1 post GB
Tuesday, 25 June 2013
7:16 AM

I keep getting a digital error message and cannot wath The Returned on 4 O D. hOW DO i FIX?

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Martin's 1 post US
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