Help and FAQs

What is BBC iPlayer for CBeebies?

  • iPlayer for CBeebies allows you to catch up or watch CBeebies TV and Radio shows again.
  • You can select from the most popular shows or choose your favourites via the CBeebies Shows A-Z button.
  • It allows you to search the CBeebies schedules.

Can you help me find a particular CBeebies show?

You can search for shows broadcast in the past 7 days. If you know the name of the show, you can search via the A-Z button or enter its name into the search box at the top of the page. We can only bring you shows that have been broadcast in the past 7 days.


Can I watch the CBeebies channel LIVE?

Yes, you can do this by clicking the Watch LIVE button on the Home page.

Anyone watching CBeebies live, whether on TV or via BBC websites must have a valid TV licence.


When I watch a show it keeps stopping with a spinning circle appearing in the middle, can you help me out?

If there is an interruption on the network which connects your computer to the internet, it can cause the video to pause and the spinning circle appears. If it does not resolve itself, it may be better to try again later.


If you cannot find the answer to your query on this page, a wide range of answers are given in the Help section on the main BBC iPlayer website (please note you will leave the CBeebies iPlayer)

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