How to Watch The Thick of It Online in The UK

Seasons: 4

Released: 2005–2012

Rated: TV-MA

8.7/10

Updated: 18th Oct, 2021
Genres: Comedy
Director: N/A

The cast of The Thick of It

Chris Addison, James Smith, Peter Capaldi, Joanna Scanlan

What is The Thick of It about?

Set in the corridors of power and spin, the Minister for Social Affairs is continually harassed by Number 10's policy enforcer and dependent on his not-so-reliable team of civil servants.

Where to watch The Thick of It


Streaming on iPlayer

BBC’s answer to the streaming world is the iPlayer, which is very handy considering all BBC content is Free. It’s the ideal way to catch up on your favourite shows On Demand, and has a little something for just about everybody.

Got a question about BBC?

As BBC is a public service they’re duty-bound to cater for all tastes, meaning users can watch everything from Eastenders and Strictly to Match Of The Day and Peppa Pig. There are also tons of wildlife and history documentaries to sink your teeth into
iPlayer is exclusively available in the UK. If you’re travelling abroad you will not be able to access the service as the BBC do not have overseas rights.
iPlayer is definitely broader in terms of content and therefore better for families or those who like a little bit of everything. It could be argued that All 4 have a better selection of modern culture shows and comedy series.

Benefits

  • It’s free
  • Available on a wide range of devices
  • HD steaming option
  • TV Shows, Movies, Kids TV and Live Sport

Streaming on BritBox UK

The box set is a mega collaboration between two of the biggest entertainment providers in the UK: BBC and ITV. Expect an unlimited access to the very best content available in Britain.

Got a question about BritBox UK?

Yes. As soon as an episode of, say EastEnders, is aired, the content is available for streaming within one hour.
BritBox has arguably the best collection of British shows and movies available online. Thanks to the collaboration between the BBC and ITV.
While SKYGo has its own impressive catalogue for viewers, BritBox perhaps edges all competition with their library and access.

Benefits

  • An unparalleled access to the best shows and movies.
  • Fans of both BBC and ITV can find their favourite shows here.
  • 7 day free trial.