Category Archives: BBC

Looking for a Euro VPN Service

For anyone who spends any amount of time online and travelling there’s one tool you should never be without – a VPN service. A VPN is short for virtual Private network and although it sounds a little bit technical and geeky, the reality is that it is pretty much essential for life online. There are […]

Also posted in entertainment, Proxies | Comments closed

BBC Live Stream Wimbledon Abroad – BBC iPlayer VPN

For tennis fans,  especially UK ones then this is a special time of the year – it’s Wimbledon.  The oldest and most famous tennis tournament in the world and in 2017 it’s even managed to arrive after a (fairly brief) British heatwave which is unusual. Unless you’re lucky enough to have tickets,  the BBC Wimbledon […]

Also posted in entertainment, Proxies | Comments closed

Watch BBC TV Abroad

There is some confusion about how you can watch BBC TV abroad, so in this article we’ll attempt to summarise the current situation. First of all it is possible in 2017 to be able to watch both the BBC iPlayer and the live stream of BBC programmes online. For the last few years, the BBC […]

Also posted in Proxies | Tagged , , , | Comments closed

How to Download Videos from BBC iPlayer Abroad

The BBC iPlayer has a fantastic feature which sometimes people forget about – the ability to download videos from BBC iPlayer onto any device which is able to store them. So for instance you can easily download a load of programmes onto the hard disk of your laptop and watch them anywhere you like. You […]

Also posted in entertainment, Proxies | Comments closed

Blocking BBC iPlayer VPN in 2017

It’s now been more than a year since BBC started blocking all our favourite BBC iPlayer VPN 2017 programs in earnest.  Previously they had finished off the simple proxy server access, which had worked from the release of the BBC iPlayer in December 2007.   It’s surprising the proxy access was allowed for so long, it was […]

Also posted in entertainment | Comments closed

Can I get BBC iPlayer in Spain ?

It’s a question often asked by travellers, expats and holiday makers – Can I get BBC iPlayer in Spain?. A simple enough question but it needs some background information to answer. One of the more annoying technologies which is increasingly found online is something called ‘region locking’ or ‘geo-targeting’. The vast majority of the web’s […]

Also posted in entertainment | Tagged , , | Comments closed

Watching BBC Olympic Coverage Abroad

The 2016 Olympic games have started, so for all sports fans it can be kind of frustrating to find yourself somewhere with poor coverage or worse in a language you don’t understand.    So this brief post is for those who may be lucky enough to find themselves in a sunny place but are missing […]

Also posted in entertainment, Proxies | Tagged , | Comments closed

BBC VPN Block is Real

For many years although the BBC is technically unavailable outside the UK, people have indeed been watching it on their phones, tablets, PCs and laptops from all over the world. Like many of the large media firms the BBC have blocked access to their content on the iPlayer and main BBC site based on their […]

Also posted in Netflix, Proxies | Tagged , , | Comments closed

BBC Website Attacked – Iplayer Down

The BBC has one of the most popular websites in the world, recent estimates suggests that it’s about 80 in the popularity stakes.  Of course, the site is much more than a static HTML based site but in fact is capable of streaming thousands of the BBCs video and audio content in all sorts of formats. […]

Also posted in entertainment | Comments closed

EU Copyright Rules will Enable iPlayer Abroad

The BBC iPlayer has always been restricted to people physically based in the UK. However this might soon change with some new proposals for transforming the digital market in the European Union. It has always seemed slightly unfair that as soon as a BBC license fee payer leaves the UK then their access to the […]

Also posted in Netflix | Comments closed
  • Recommended

    Why Use Identity Cloaker to Watch TV Online?
    • Simple - Identity Cloaker is simple to Use, one click to switch IP address allowing you to watch internet sites like the BBC, ITV or Hulu
    • Cost - Cheaper than simple 'Watch TV Services' But Much More Sophisticated
    • Safe - Discreet - You Are Completely Anonymous - Your Identity Secure
    • Fast - Servers Across the World - Watch British, European, Australian, US and Canadian TV
    • Adaptable - Use your Identity Cloaker account on multiple devices including your iPad,iPhone, Android phones and many more. Just ask support.
    • Guaranteed - Identity Cloaker offers a 'no-quibble' 14 day money back guarantee

    The Ultimate Solution to Accessing Blocked Websites

    Try the Trial Now