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Get strapped in because this month's new shows are next level and we can’t wait! Some brand-new shows and some new seasons! Here are our top picks of what to watch this month! So, keep reading...

What’s New on BBC and BBC iPlayer 

Phoenix Rise (season 3)

BBC Three + BBC iPlayer, starts Tuesday, 28th May at 7pm

Phoenix Rise (season 3) - BBC

It’s the beginning of a new school term and our favourite group of misfits are back to navigate the trials and tribulations of school life. But day one is already off to a bad start, as they quickly find themselves in trouble and newcomers who threaten to tear the group apart.

For fans of coming-of-age dramas.

Doctor Who (New Season) 

Available on BBC iPlayer from Saturday 11th May 

Doctor Who - BBC

Doctor Who is backkkkk! And fans of Sex Education will rejoice as Ncuti Gatwa returns as the Fifteenth Doctor. Now there’s no need for us to tell you what this show is about but the trailer had us on the edge of our seats and it wasn’t just the Bridgerton reference... Although the winner for us was “there’s no such thing as monsters, just creatures you haven’t met yet!” Don’t know about you guys, but we will be up at midnight ready for the first two episodes to be released!  

What’s New on ITV and ITVX 

Love Island

ITV1, Monday, 3rd June at 9pm

Maya James hosts Love Island Season 11 on ITV1

I GOT A TEXTTTTT! Islanders, get ready for sun, slow-mo runs and drama, as the Love Island villa opens its doors to welcome some new singletons looking for love (and a £50K prize). Hosted by Maya Jama.

You'll love it if... you love a bit of gossip and drama.

The Flash (season 1 – 6)

Available on ITVX from 13th June

The Flash seasons 1 - 6 on ITVX

The Flash season 1 – 6 come to ITVX this month as Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) navigates being a superhero with his daily life Can you imagine being the fastest person on the planet? 

If you're a DC fan (or just like superheroes in general!), definitely watch this series! And watch out for other DC series characters popping up for crossover episodes!

What’s New on Channel 4 


Starts Tuesday, 4th June at 10pm on Channel 4

If you’re a fan of Candice Carty-Williams’ novel Queenie, then we have BIG news – the Channel 4 adaptation is here!

Officially, “Queenie is a razor-sharp, utterly honest, blisteringly funny and achingly yet beautifully relatable series, full of as much heart and soul as the lady herself. At its core, it’s a story about a young Black woman’s value and the unrelenting trials and tribulations of life.” And, with eight episodes there’s going to be a lot to unpack.

We Are Lady Parts (Season 2)

Watch live or stream on Channel 4, from Thursday, 30th May at 10pm

It’s official, We Are Lady Parts has entered its villain era… and we’re here for it. BAFTA-winning comedy finallyyyy returned to our screens and we couldn’t be happier. We won’t reveal too many spoilers If you haven’t seen season 1 (run, don’t walk to Channel 4 now!), but, season two sees the band return with a renewed mission, only to find a rival band threatening their delicate status quo.

Celebrity Gogglebox

Celebrity Gogglebox - channel 4

Prepare for an all-star cast of armchair critics and Celebrity Gogglebox returns to our screens this month. Unfiltered views on the week's hottest TV shows? Yes please!

What’s New on Channel 5 


Available on My5

Stormy - Channel 5

Dive into the rollercoaster life of Stormy Daniels, who unexpectedly found herself in the international spotlight, and etched into American History, when the scandal of the hush money scandal from former President Donald Trump made headlines.

If you love a documentary on a famous name 

Nick Knowles in South America

Channel 5, starts Wednesday 5th June at 7pm

Nick Knowles in South America - Channel 5

Nick Knowles kicks off a thrilling adventure across the continent, starting with a fun trek up the baby slopes of the Andes and a wild encounter with 40,000 Magellanic penguins. Along the way, he dives into the fascinating world of the Kaweskas ancestors, an indigenous people with an incredible bond to the ocean.

For travel series fans this is the series for you! 

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