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Date TimeSeptember 14, 2019
VoiceServices from Apple, Britbox, HBO and Disney launch soon – but to get them all would cost £1,450 a year
TV streaming bonanza looms for UK – but can you afford it?
Television viewers who want to watch a range of sport and popular shows, including Premier League and Champion’s League football, dramas such as The Crown, Line of Duty and Chernobyl, archive shows such as Gavin and Stacey and new content based on the Star Wars and Marvel franchises, face having to pay more than £120 a month by this time next year.
The global streaming phenomenon, that so far has been all about Netflix, and to a lesser extent its rival Amazon’s Prime Video, is about to get a whole lot more complicated – and expensive – as a new wave of subscription streaming services join the battle to win over TV fans.

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