The X-Files UK air date confirmed, X-philes rejoice!

Find out when you can watch the new X-Files in the UK

The UK air date has finally been confirmed for the revival X-Files series, so we can all breathe a sigh of relief.

Channel 5 has announced that the new episodes will start airing on Monday 8 February at 9pm on Channel 5 with ‘My Struggle.’ So get ready.

“Thirteen years after the original series run, the next mind-bending chapter of the thrilling series The X-Files is here. Fox Mulder and Dana Scully have been approached by Tad O’Malley, a popular conspiracy theorist web-TV show host, who believes he has uncovered a significant government conspiracy. With the assistance of FBI Asst. Dir. Walter Skinner, O’Malley seeks to enlist the help of former X-Files agents Mulder and Scully, who have since severed ties with the FBI. Through O’Malley, they are introduced to Sveta, a possible alien abductee who shares shocking information with them that will challenge everything that Mulder has ever believed about the existence of aliens and the government’s role in covering them up.”

Read all about the return of the X-Files in the new issue of SciFiNow and read our spoiler free review of the first episode here.