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BritBox UK Review 2020: A Netflix Rival? Not Quite

We’ve been talking about BritBox UK for many months, and it’s finally here. The joint streaming service from ITV and the BBC (with additional content from Channel 5, and Channel 4 later in the year) is now open to everyone, and you can start streaming quality British content… that you probably watched before. (Note: This

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Culture Secretary: BBC Might Become Subscription-Based Like Netflix

With the BBC battling it out with American streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video (and losing on some fronts), some question the need for the mandatory TV Licence fee. In a surprising statement, Culture Secretary Nicky Morgan says she is open to the idea of turning the BBC into an optional subscription based service

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