How to Watch BBC iPlayer in Gibraltar

How to Watch BBC iPlayer in Gibraltar

Gibraltar is a popular destinations for British Expats and British tourists alike, many people who visit the country still want to stay in contact with home and keep up to date with their favorite television shows. However, BBC iPlayer is only available to people who have a UK IP address, in other words, have a computer in the United Kingdom. Many tourist and expats alike find it frustrating when they get to Gibraltar and find that they can no longer access their usual online services. This should not be of concern, the easy way to ensure you can view your favorite programs is by using a UK VPN or UK Virtual Private Network. Due to copyright restrictions the BBC does not allow access to the BBC iPlayer to anyone outside the UK. The BBC can be sure that you are outside the UK by looking at your IP address, sort of like an international phone number but for the internet, and registering that you are connecting from Gibraltar.


How a UK VPN Allows You to Access iPlayer

The UK VPN allows you to watch BBC iPlayer in Gibraltar is by changing your  Gibraltar IP address to a UK IP address.  This means that when you log into services such as iPlayer you will be able to view all programming as if you were at home. The VPN requires no changes to your computer and can be configured quickly and simply, so whenever you want to catch up with TV from the UK simply press connect and start to view. To try the service for free click here.

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