Netflix UK’s new British movies and series for August 2023

Another month, another selection of new movies and TV series to watch on Netflix in the UK!

The complete list of additions for August 2023 is as massive as ever, so here we’ve picked out the best titles for fans of British films and television to add to their watch list, as well as other historical dramas, period dramas, and classic movies we think you’d like.

Check back here over the coming weeks, as more titles will likely be joining this list as and when they’re announced by Netflix.

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Heartstopper – Season 2 (available from 3 August 2023)


Starstruck – Seasons 1-2 (available from 8 August 2023)


Ackley Bridge – Season 5 (available from 14 August 2023)


The Electrical Life of Louis Wain (available from 18 August 2023)


Derry Girls – Season 3 (available from 18 August 2023)


Trust Me – Season 1 (available from 21 August 2023)


Last Night in Soho (available from 31 August 2023)


Take a look at more new streaming recommendations here!