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    • MSE Megan F
    • By MSE Megan F 13th Jul 17, 10:46 AM
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    MSE News: Now TV increases monthly Entertainment Pass cost can you beat the rise?
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    • 13th Jul 17, 10:46 AM
    MSE News: Now TV increases monthly Entertainment Pass cost can you beat the rise? 13th Jul 17 at 10:46 AM
    Now TV's Entertainment Pass will increase by 1 a month - just before the end of the new Game of Thrones series - but you might be able to beat the rise...
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    • jon81uk
    • By jon81uk 13th Jul 17, 2:13 PM
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    • 13th Jul 17, 2:13 PM
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    • 13th Jul 17, 2:13 PM
    Easiest way to beat this is buy a box including a pass and then use the pass and ditch the box (I sell it on eBay). http://www.argos.co.uk/product/4146678 is 14.99 for 3 months entertainment, so 5 a month and a box I don't need.
    • MABLE
    • By MABLE 13th Jul 17, 2:21 PM
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    • 13th Jul 17, 2:21 PM
    Now TV gave me an offer of 1.00 for a month and that included TV and cinema pass. I then wanted to cancel and they offered me 4 month at 3.49 for the TV pass. To me seemed a good offer.
    Last edited by MABLE; 14-07-2017 at 8:37 AM. Reason: monthly fee amended from 3.99.
    • surfboard2
    • By surfboard2 13th Jul 17, 3:14 PM
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    • 13th Jul 17, 3:14 PM
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    • 13th Jul 17, 3:14 PM
    I've never paid full price for NOW TV.
    • Marvqn1
    • By Marvqn1 13th Jul 17, 4:11 PM
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    • 13th Jul 17, 4:11 PM
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    • 13th Jul 17, 4:11 PM
    What do you get with the entertainment pass that is better than what's on Freeview?
    • Caddyman
    • By Caddyman 13th Jul 17, 4:34 PM
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    • 13th Jul 17, 4:34 PM
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    • 13th Jul 17, 4:34 PM
    For starters, you get Sky One and Sky Atlantic, something you don't get on Freesat or Freeview.

    I currently have an Enterainment Pass. I got it specifically to watch Westworld when that was showing earlier in the year, a series I really enjoyed.

    Nat Geo is worth watching, but some of the other channels I just don't bother with.

    To be honest, for me, I may as well now cancel as I rarely watch stuff on NowTV save for shows like the the new Hawaii 5'o.
    • fmboots
    • By fmboots 13th Jul 17, 5:08 PM
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    • 13th Jul 17, 5:08 PM
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    • 13th Jul 17, 5:08 PM
    Had NowTV for 12 months. Never paid full price. Always managed to get a discount when attempting to cancel. I just say I'm skint when they ask why i want to leave.
    Been paying 3.49 monthly for last 3 months - expires August - will try again and see what they offer. They might stick two fingers up next time .
    • MABLE
    • By MABLE 13th Jul 17, 8:08 PM
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    • 13th Jul 17, 8:08 PM
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    • 13th Jul 17, 8:08 PM
    The only thing that interests me is Game of Thrones and we block watched the whole 6 seasons during the 1.00 offer month and now ready for the new season.
    • 2013yearofthehouse
    • By 2013yearofthehouse 13th Jul 17, 10:35 PM
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    • 13th Jul 17, 10:35 PM
    I had it free for 2 months (competition win). Cancelled it last week and before it would let me put the cancellation through, it offered me a "second chance offer" of 3.49 for 4 months. I cancelled anyway as I don't need it anymore, was just using it to watch box sets for free, but there is never any need for anyone to pay full price.
    • Susie Richards
    • By Susie Richards 15th Jul 17, 3:39 PM
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    An Increase Of 1 A Month.

    That's Just Over 3 Pence A Day.

    OMG.

    No Way Hosay.

    I'm Cancelling.
    • A Flock Of Sheep
    • By A Flock Of Sheep 15th Jul 17, 11:45 PM
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    Never heard of it.

    Sounds like another of lifes "must haves" - like Sky TV and expensive smart phones.

    Somone somewhere must be making a lot of wonga.
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