After the recent heatwave, we know summer is finally here. While you want to be spending as much time in the sunshine as possible, there’s plenty of quality TV to watch this July on your Mitchell and Brown Smart TV when you finally hit the sofa after a long day! With a wide array of genres from reality TV to binge-worthy series, keep your eyes peeled to see what’s on Freeview Play this month.
Witness Number 3 on Channel 5
If you’ve been searching for a brand-new thriller to watch this summer, Witness Number 3 might just be it. Jodie, played by Nina Toussaint-White, is a single mum who witnesses a murder and is shaken to her core. Navigating being a salon-owner to living in witness protection, this new original drama will be your new go-to series this summer!
Ackley Bridge Season 5 on All 4
The award-winning drama Ackley Bridge has returned to our screens for a fifth season this month. This gritty series takes inspiration from real-life Yorkshire and Lancashire schools trying to integrate the White and Asian communities. The show returns for a fair share of adventures! If you want to watch it but haven’t seen the first 4 seasons, don’t worry you can catch up on All 4.
Love Island on ITV2 and ITV Hub
I’m sure you’ve already heard your colleagues catching up on what happened the night before in the villa, it’s not too late to find out what all the fuss is about! The summer of love may already be in full swing but we’re sure there’ll be plenty more twists and turns before the final.
Everything I Know About Love on BBC iPlayer
Based on Dolly Alderton’s bestselling book with the same title, Everything I Know About Love is a 7-part series that follows four friends as they live out their twenties in London. From bad first dates to heartbreak, this series covers all real-life topics.
Olivia Atwood: Getting Filthy Rich on ITV2 and ITV Hub
Former Love Island star Olivia Atwood shares this brand-new documentary following on from the success of her previous show Olivia Meets Her Match. This honest series sheds light on the world of selling sexual content online. From OnlyFans to ‘Sugar Babies’, she finds out what goes on behind the scenes in this growing industry that is making women rich.
The Lateish Show with Mo Gilligan on Channel 4 and All 4
This double-BAFTA winning show hosted by Mo Gilligan features celebrity guests, sketches, music and lots of prizes! Don’t miss this season’s star-studded line-up including AJ Odudu, Jow Lycett and Rochelle Humes.
As you can tell, there’s plenty of gripping shows to watch this month on Freeview Play, don’t forget you can catch up at any time if you miss the show when it airs – that’s the beauty of Freeview Play!