New on BritBox in the UK: What’s added in January 2020?

Lots of great new British television shows are coming to BritBox next month!

The digital video subscription service from the BBC and ITV offers viewers in the UK the very best in past, present and future British programming.

Featuring the biggest collection of British content available on any streaming service, Britbox is available for just £5.99 per month in HD via web, mobile, tablet and connected TVs.

Here are all the upcoming new additions for January:


Death in Paradise – Seasons 1-7 (available from 2nd January 2020)

A British cop, played by Ben Miller, Kris Marshall and finally Ardal O’Hanlon, and his team hunt for clues in complex murder cases on the beautiful, sun-drenched Caribbean island of Saint Marie.


The Last Post – Season 1 (available from 9th January 2020)

Drama series set in the mid-sixties, in which a unit of Royal Military Police officers and their families deal with the challenges of politics, love and war in British-controlled Aden. Starring Jessie Buckley, Jeremy Neumark Jones, Tom Glynn-Carney and Jessica Raine.


NW (available from 9th January 2020)

TV adaptation of Zadie Smith’s novel exploring the uneasy questions of race, gender and class, starring Phoebe Fox, Richie Campbell and Nikki Amuka-Bird. Two childhood friends from the same north London council estate grow up to lead vastly different lives.


Harry’s Arctic Heroes (available from 9th January 2020)

A documentary covering a special expedition undertaken by Prince Harry and a team of wounded servicemen as they attempted a gruelling 200-mile charity trek to the North Pole.


Paula (available from 16th January 2020)

Starring Denise Gough, Tom Hughes and Siobhán Cullen, a three-part thriller about Paula, a chemistry teacher whose life is turned upside down after a one-night stand with James. They become locked in a dance of destruction. Only one can survive.


Cradle to the Grave – Season 1 (available from 16th January 2020)

Award-winning writer Jeff Pope tells the story of the Baker family in this lively 70s-set sitcom, starring Peter Kay, Laurie Kynaston and Lucy Speed. Based on broadcaster Danny Baker’s childhood, it follows his working-class family through the ups and downs of life in South London.


The Moorside (available from 23rd January 2020)

A two-part drama series based on the kidnapping and subsequent search for Yorkshire schoolgirl Shannon Matthews, starring Sheridan Smith, Sian Brooke and Faye McKeever.


Press – Season 1 (available from 23rd January 2020)

Drama series about the lives of the editors and journalists working at a left-leaning broadsheet and a populist tabloid, starring Charlotte Riley, David Suchet and Ben Chaplin.


The C World (available from 30th January 2020)

An adaptation of Lisa Lynch’s candid book about her experience of cancer, based on her popular blog which was launched shortly after her diagnosis. Starring Sheridan Smith and Paul Nicholls, the film is a defiant, ballsy and surprisingly funny story of life, love and cancer.