New TV Shows airing on UK TV

Looking for new TV shows to start watching in 2018? We list the latest TV series to have started airing over the past 60 days on UK TV and UK streaming services below, so you have a convenient place to find out what’s new across all of TV in the UK.

No more having to search through several streaming services for the recently added titles and your TV guide to see which out of the 30+ shows on that day were actually new TV shows and what was actually just repeats.

If you are looking for all TV shows and the air dates for the next season of the show – check out our list of upcoming TV seasons for new and existing TV shows airing in the UK.

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Mythic Quest

Mythic Quest is a new series airing exclusively on Apple TV+ (Apple’s new TV subscription service). Mythic Quest is a…

Started: 7th February 2020

Finding Joy

Finding Joy

A new six-part comedy series, written by and starring Amy Huberman (Striking Out) as Joy, a woman who finds herself…

Started: 5th February 2020

David Jason: Planes, Trains & Automobiles

Train buff, one-time mechanic and pilot Sir David Jason will embark on an epic month-long journey in this special documentary…

Started: January 2020

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Star Trek: Picard

Star Trek: Picard is the current working title for the upcoming Star Trek series starring Sir Patrick Stewart as Jean-Luc…

Started: 24th January 2020

Avenue 5

Set in the future, Avenue 5 is a space tourism vessel own by billionaire Herman Judd, and captained by Ryan…

Started: 22nd January 2020

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An unfolding national emergency threatens to engulf the country. The COBRA committee, a team comprised of Britain’s leading experts, crisis…

Started: 17th January 2020

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Richard Hammond (Top Gear, The Grand Tour) embarks on a journey across Europe to America, to explore the world’s biggest…

Started: 15th January 2020

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Set amidst the CIA black ops program Operation Treadstone, the series explores the origin story and present-day actions of the…

Started: 10th January 2020

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James May’s Our Man In Japan

James May’s Our Man In Japan is a six-part unscripted travel documentary produced by Amazon Studios. Embarking on a quest…

Started: 3rd January 2020

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Doom Patrol

Doom Patrol is a re-imagining of DC’s group of outcast Super Heroes: Robotman, Negative Man, Elasti-Girl and Crazy Jane, led…

Started: 2nd January 2020

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A Christmas Carol

As Ebenzer Scrooge is visited by four ghosts from the past, present and the future, on a freezing Christmas Eve,…

Started: December 2019

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The War of the Worlds

The War of the Worlds is an upcoming British drama series based on the seminal H. G. Wells novel of…

Started: Autumn 2019

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The Real Prime Suspect

The Real Prime Suspect is led by Jackie Malton, a former Met Police Officer, the first female member of the…

Started: Autumn 2019

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Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Each episode of Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner will feature David Chang accompanied by a different celebrity guest exploring a single…

Started: Autumn 2019

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Vienna Blood

Vienna Blood is set in 1900s Vienna, a hot bed of philosophy, science and art, where a clash of cultures…

Started: Autumn 2019

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The Witcher

The Witcher is a fantasy sci-fi TV serie based on the saga of ‘Witcher’ novels written by Polish author Andrzej…

Started: 20th December 2019

Four Weddings and a Funeral

Maya, the young communications director for a New York senatorial campaign, receives a wedding invitation from her college schoolmate now…

Started: 12th December 2019


Traces is a suspense-filled crime thriller told from a point of view where forensic science takes centre stage. Set in…

Started: 9th December 2019

Ski A&E

Ski A&E gives a unique insight into the heroic ski patrols who carry out the emergency rescues on the mountains,…

Started: 9th December 2019