Neighbours boosts Freevee in UK, set to screen on Christmas Day in Australia

Neighbours boosts Freevee in UK, set to screen on Christmas Day in Australia

Neighbours is set to screen on Christmas Day in Australia, for the first time in 4 years and expected to have a Christmas flavour.

Neighbours will air as per normal through the Christmas period Monday to Thursday 4pm on 10 and 10 Play and 6.30pm on 10 Peach,” a 10 spokesperson told TV Tonight.

The confirmation also comes as news emerges in the UK of the soap’s success as a Freevee title.

Speaking at C21 Content London event, Jamie Lynn Executive Vice President, Co-Production & Distribution at Fremantle said, “In the first 28 days in the UK, Neighbours has become the #1 Freevee Original in customers and has driven the most non-Prime customers to the free streaming service.”

Amazon-owned Freevee is an AVOD service, streaming free with advertisements.