We live in a golden age of TV, and lot of it is thanks to the streaming services – from the veterans like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, to the newbies like Disney+ and Apple TV+, and even speciality streamers like Shudder and BritBox – we’re spoiled for choice.
But if you add all these services up, things can get expensive. Thankfully, most streaming services constantly offer deals, discounts and free trials – so you can always find a bargain.
To help you save money AND watch excellent TV, I’ll collect the best TV deals out there. This list will be updated every week (or when new, big deals come up) – so make sure you bookmark this page (And sharing on social media is always appreciated).
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Streaming Devices Deals
If you’re looking for a new streaming device, some of the best ones are now on offer.
Amazon Fire TV Discounts
Three of Amazon’s excellent Fire TV streaming devices – the Fire TV Stick, Fire TV 4K Stick (see our review) and Fire TV Cube, are now on sale for a limited time, with discounts of up to £30.
I’m not sure how long these deals are for – so if you’re in the market for a top streamer, you might want to hurry up.
- Amazon Fire TV Stick Limited Time Deal
- Amazon Fire TV 4K Stick Limited Time Deal
- Amazon Fire TV Cube Limited Time Deal
Google Chromecast Discounts
Google’s Chromecast is another excellent streaming device (though the lack of a remote might annoy some – see our full review of the Chromecast).
There are two version – the regular Chromecast which streams at Full HD (1080p) and the more powerful Chromecast Ultra, which has Ultra HD (4K) streamings.
Currys are now running an offer on both version:
- Google Chromecast (HD) – £25.00 (instead of £30)
- Google Chromecast Ultra (4K) – £59.00 (instead of £69)
Disney’s new streaming service, Disney+, launched in the UK on March 24. Earlier this month, Disney+ revealed its full launch lineup, which includes more than 800 films and TV shows, from the worlds of Disney, Marvel, Pixar, Star Wars and National Geographic.
In the UK, Disney+ will normally cost £5.99/month or £59.99 for a full year. See our comprehensive Disney+ UK review here.
Get A Free 7-Days Trial
If you want to test Disney+ out, you can get a FREE trial for seven days. After the trial, your subscription will auto-renew, so remember to cancel before the trial ends if you don’t want to continue.
Six Free Months with O2 Extra
New O2 customers, or existing customers who are upgrading their plan, can get six free months of Disney+.
If you’re an existing customer who’s not due for an upgrade, you can subscribe to Disney+ via O2, and get a discount of £2/month off your bill.
NOW TV Deals
NOW TV is Sky’s answer to Netflix – a contract-free streaming service with separate passes for Entertainment (TV), Cinema, Sports and Kids (See our full NOW TV review)
NOW TV Free Trial
If you’re a new NOW TV customer, you can get a 7-days free trial to the Entertainment Pass / Cinema Pass / Kids Pass – or all three of them together.
Remember, you will get billed once the trial is over – so don’t forget to cancel if you don’t want to continue.
Cinema / Entertainment Discounts
NOW TV sometimes offers special time-limited discounts. They don’t have any at the moment – but I’ll update here when they do.
For more NOW TV deals, bundles and tricks – see our dedicated Cheap NOW TV Deals page.
Amazon Prime Video Deals
Prime Video, the streaming video service from Amazon, can be had either as part of the full Amazon Prime membership, or on its own. It includes thousands of TV shows and movies, including originals like Jack Ryan and Picard (see our Amazon Prime Video review).
Prime Video Free Trial
If you haven’t had Amazon Prime for the past 12 months, you can get a free 30-days trial for either Prime Video (normally £5.99/month) or the full Amazon Prime service (normally £7.99/month or £79/year).
Remember that once the 30 days are up, you will be automatically billed for the next month – so don’t forget to cancel if you don’t want it anymore.
Six Free Months For Students
Students (who can prove to Amazon they’re actually students) can get six free months of Amazon Prime. After tha, they get 50% off the regular price, so just £3.99/month.
Up To 24 Free Months with Vodafone
If you’re planning to get either a new phone or a new SIM-Only contract, and Vodaphone is an option for you, you can get Prime Video for up to 24 months – for free.
Not all of Vodaphone’s Pay Monthly / Sim-Only plans include this deal – but the ones that do are clearly marked. Plus, remember you’re signing a 12-months/24-months contract.
Up to 24 Free Months with EE
Similar to the Vodafone offer, EE Mobile customers can get free Prime Video for up to 24 months (depending on the length of your contract) for free, as part of their Swappable Benefits.
You don’t even need to be a new customer – but you do need to be in a contract that includes the Swappable Benefits plan.
StarzPlay Channel For 99p/month
Amazon Channels can be added-on to your Amazon Prime subscription. They launched in the UK a couple of years ago, and you can pick and choose additional premium channels to subscribe to for a monthly fee.
StarzPlay includes programmes and films from American cable channel Starz, as well as other services like Hulu – The Act, Pennyworth, Castlerock and others.
Normally, the channel costs £4.99/month – but you can now get it for just 99p/month, for up to three months.
The offer ends on March 31.
Apple TV+ Deals
The streaming TV service from Apple launched last year with a small selection of original shows – but since then, new originals have launched every month, so the catalogue is getting better, with shows like The Morning Show, For All Mankind and Servant.
With most of the shows, you can watch the first two episodes for free.
Apple TV+ Free 7-Days Trial
You can get a free trial of Apple TV+ for seven days, in which you can watch as much as you want. Just remember that the subscription will renew automatically at £4.99/a month, so don’t forget to cancel if you don’t want it anymore.
Apple TV+ Free 12 Months
If you buy a new Apple device (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Apple TV or a Mac), you’re entitled to one free year of Apple TV+. At the end of the 12 months, the subscription will auto-renew at £4.99/a month.
BritBox UK Deals
BritBox UK, is a streaming TV subscription service that brings past and current British TV programmes from ITV, BBC, Channel 5 and, in the future, Channel 4. Additionally, the service holds 600+ episodes of Classic Doctor Who. See our BritBox UK review here.
BritBox UK Free Trial
If you’re new to BritBox, you can get a free 30-days trial. Once the trial is over, the subscription will auto-renew at £5.99/month, so don’t forget to cancel if you don’t want it.
6 Free Months of BritBox with EE
EE customers (both new and existing) on Pay-Monthly contracts can get six free months of BritBox. Plus, data you use to stream BritBox will not go down from your plan.
At the end of the six months, the subscription will auto-renew at the regular £5.99/month, so remember to cancel if you don’t want it.
A streaming service that offers a curated selection of classic and new horror films and TV shows, such as Hellraiser, American Psycho and Creepshow. You can subscribe either directly on their website, or via Amazon Prime Channels. (See our full Shudder review)
30 Days Free Trial With Promo Code
With so many people having to quarantine at home, Shudder is offering a limited-time coupon that will give you a full free month of shudder.
Once you sign up, use the promo code: SHUTIN
7 Days Free Trial With Amazon Channels
If you subscribe to Shudder via Amazon Channels (you also need to be an Amazon Prime member), you can get a free trial for seven days. Once the trial is over, the subscription will auto-renew at £4.99/month.
Streaming TV is not the only entertainment out there – you can also stream audiobooks, thanks to Audible, which has one of the largest audiobooks collections in the world.
Prices are the best when you join a monthly subscription, which gives you book credits each month.
Free Audiobook With A 30-Days Trial
If you’re a new Audible customer, you can get a free trial for 30 days – which means you get one credit for a totally free audiobook.
Once the trial is over, the subscription will auto-renew at £7.99/month, so remember to cancel if you don’t want it.
50% Off Audible For 3 Months
If you want more than one audiobook, this separate deal might be better for you than the free trial – you can get a full Audible subscription (with one book-credit each month) for £3.99/month (instead of £7.99), for up to three months.
100s Of Free Stories For Kids
With schools closed and so many kids around the world having to stay at home these days, Audible are offering hundreds of free audio stories for children aged 0-18, totally free.
“For as long as schools are closed, we’re open. Kids everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids. All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet.”