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It’s Valentine’s Day weekend, and what better way to celebrate than snuggling up on the sofa with a film, or a cracking new box set. 

With that in mind, we have pulled together our pick of the TV shows and films that celebrate all things love, all available for free now via Freeview Play.

Starstruck, BBC iPlayer

One of the standout shows from last year, and it’s back for series two. A drunken fling gets awkward when Jessie discovers her hook-up is a film star. As if life isn't complicated enough. Can they stumble through and make it work? With Rose Matafeo.

Normal People, BBC iPlayer

So iconic it doesn’t even need a description, but if you’re among the uninitiated  -  set in modern, rural Ireland, Connell and Marianne, on different ends of their school’s social scene, begin an intense, secret affair. 

Small Axe - Lover’s Rock, BBC iPlayer

Lovers Rock tells a fictional story of young love at a blues party in 1980. The film is an ode to the romantic reggae genre called lovers rock, and to the black youth who found freedom and love in its sound at London house parties, at a time when they were unwelcome in white nightclubs.

Davina McCall’s Language of Love, All 4

Can love blossom if you don't speak the same language? Davina McCall and Ricky Merino host as British and Spanish singletons pair up to find out, with surprising, charming and often comedic results.

Gentleman Jack, BBC iPlayer

Halifax, 1832. Rejected by aristocratic Vere Hobart, Anne Lister returns to her shabby ancestral home, Shibden Hall, determined to restore its fortunes and find herself a wife

The Light Between Oceans, BBC iPlayer

War veteran Tom is surprised to be romanced by young local Isabel. Their isolated relationship is tested by tragedy, until a drifting rowboat brings hope into their lives – and a terrible dilemma.

The Heart Guy, UKTV Play

Okay, not strictly about love, but it is an Australian drama about a hedonistic heart surgeon, Dr Hugh Knight - who is forced to work as a rural GP in his hometown of Whyhope.

Booksmart, BBC iPlayer

Perfect for Galentine’s a film about two academic superstars and best friends. On the eve of their high school graduation, suddenly realise that they should have worked less and played more. Determined never to fall short of their peers, the girls set out on a mission to cram four years of fun into one night.

Trigonometry, BBC iPlayer

A love story about three people who are made for each other.

Looking for more recommendations? Head to Channel 100 on your Freeview Play TV