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  • ONE

    Gather some friends

  • TWO

    Share some food together

  • THREE

    Tune in for the talk

  • FOUR

    Host a discussion

This Season So Far

Charlie Mackesy
07/05/2014 - 19:45 GMT
Nicky Gumbel
14/05/2014 - 19:45 GMT
Toby Flint
21/05/2014 - 19:45 GMT
Nicky Gumbel
28/05/2014 - 19:45 GMT
Naomi Trenier
04/06/2014 - 19:45 GMT
Nicky Gumbel
11/06/2014 - 19:45 GMT
Paul Cowley
18/06/2014 - 19:45 GMT
Caleb Meakins
25/06/2014 - 19:45 GMT
Nicky Gumbel
02/07/2014 - 19:45 GMT
Pete Greig
09/07/2014 - 19:45 GMT
Nicky Gumbel
16/07/2014 - 19:45 GMT

Last Season On Alpha TV

Alpha Extras

Charlie Mackesy
18/12/2013 - 13:15 GMT
Bear Grylls
18/12/2013 - 14:15 GMT

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Remember that your internet speed is measured at the device. Connecting to your network wirelessly can often be slower than hardwiring to the router from your computer using an Ethernet cable. Note that the connection speed can drop if the Wi-Fi standard is not fast enough.

Be the sole users of your network bandwidth.

Make sure there is no-one else using the internet (e.g. browsing, streaming, downloading) on your network at the time of streaming and close down any open tabs in your internet browser. If you’re streaming in a public building, you may wish to disable the public Wi-Fi and create a separate SSID, unknown to other users, in order to maintain your optimum speed.

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