Digital TV channels Yesterday and Really are the latest to offer catch-up programming on YouView. Both now offer the ability to watch the last seven day of their shows through connected set-top-boxes.

On demand portals have been added for the UKTV channels, which join a similar service from Dave. Shows available to watch on demand now include Rescue: Code One, Ghost Adventures, Raiders of the Lost Past and Black Ops.

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"We are delighted to welcome even more UKTV content to our line-up of on demand TV content," said David Dorans, chief financial officer for YouView.

"Easily finding and enjoying the best TV available is at the heart of everything we do at YouView. Adding on-demand TV programmes from popular channels Really and Yesterday makes YouView even more compelling for UK consumers."

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YouView is available subscription-free from many major consumer electronics retailers and as part of paid bundles through BT and TalkTalk.