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About Forces TV: Forces TV is the home of military life and entertainment. Now available 24 hours a day on Freeview 96, YouView 96, Sky 264, Virgin 277 and Freesat 165, Forces TV provides a unique blend of military and action-themed drama, comedy and factual programming, with news about our UK Armed Forces.

Our TV schedule: Forces TV is the only place on UK television where you can enjoy classic entertainment and drama, including Airwolf, Knight Rider and Street Hawk, and timeless comedies including Goodnight Sweetheart and Hogan's Heroes.

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Our news service: British Forces News runs with half hour bulletins at 1pm, 5.30pm and 6:30pm, Monday to Friday and Forces News Reloaded at weekends. From Monday-Friday at 6pm you can enjoy Forces News’ unique blend of home-grown content:

  • Mon: Forces 360
  • Tue:  Military Tech Show
  • Wed: Forces Stories
  • Thu:  Rated: Gaming and Movies with Cassidy Little
  • Fri:    Forces Sports Show

Our news service records the courage of our servicemen and women and those who served in the past. Our cameras track their fortitude daily, on the frontline, at home or when playing sport.

Forces TV shares the ethos of the Armed Forces Covenant, which pledges fair treatment for all who serve or have served, and their families. It is a message we promote enthusiastically on Forces TV, Forces Radio BFBS and online with the Forces Network.

Uniquely Forces TV, is funded by our parent company SSVC. Impartial and editorially independent it guarantees its credibility, but it is also 'forces friendly'.