Original URL: https://www.theregister.co.uk/2011/12/20/netflix_signs_up_bbc_shows/

Netflix UK to stream BBC shows

Doctor Who, Top Gear, Fawlty Towers and more

By Tony Smith

Posted in Personal Tech, 20th December 2011 10:44 GMT

Netflix's UK content roster continues to grow. Today it said it had licensed a stack of BBC shows including Doctor Who and Top Gear.

The deal, struck with the Corporation's commercial arm, BBC Worldwide, will see Netflix UK make many already shown series available to its subscribers.

Netflix said it had its hands on Torchwood, Spooks, Inspector Lynley, Miss Marple, Little Britain and Fawlty Towers too.

Netflix UK is due to go live "early 2012". ®