Amazing TV Shows To Binge Now

If like us, you’ve been having more screen time than normal, blitzing your way through shows and movies, then you’ll be in need of recommendations of tv shows to binge.

We’ve rounded up a few that we love. From those that are brand new, like BBC’s Noughts + Crosses, to those which have series after series for you to enjoy, these shows will provide you with hours of viewing pleasure. These are the TV shows to binge now.

The English Game

The English Game Netflix

Photo: Netflix

The English Game is brand new to Netflix and follows the origins of modern football including the first ever professional player – Glasgow born Fergus Suter. It’s written by Downton Abbey’s Julian Fellowes so you know it’s going to be good!

Available now on Netflix.

Death In Paradise

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Detective Inspector Richard Poole is transferred to the beautiful Carribean island of Saint-Marie from the UK and begins investigating murders. There’s a whole 9 series to watch, and it’ll keep you hooked!

Watch it now on iPlayer.

Friday Night Dinner

Photo: Channel 4

This comedy (which focuses on a family trying to sit down together for dinner but chaos always follows) is a great one for any family that always find themselves in a spot of drama too. Plus, episodes are less than half an hour long and the new season started at the end of March. Perfect binge-watching show!

Watch it now on All 4.

Call The Midwife

Photo: BBC

The show follows the midwifes of East London in the 1950’s and 1960’s. Based at Nonnatus House, the midwifes must navigate the changes happening in Poplar, the early days of the NHS and more. All while delivering healthy babies and helping mothers across London. It’s a tear-jerker.

Available now on BBC iPlayer.


The Simpsons

Photo: Fox

That’s right, 30 series of The Simpsons are available on Disney+ now. That’s A LOT of hours of viewing of your favourite classic episodes plus some newbies you may not have seen.

Available now on Disney+

Noughts + Crosses

Photo: BBC/Mammoth/Douglas Hale/Ricky Darko

Based on the books by Malorie Blackman, Noughts + Crosses is set in a alternate London where race divides society and interracial relationships are forbidden. Sephy, a cross, and Callum, a nought, fall in love and embark on a relationship that’s incredibly dangerous for them both.

Watch now on BBC iPlayer.

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