Alibi is a digital television channel broadcasting in the United Kingdom and Ireland, as part of the UKTV network of channels.

It was originally launched as UK Arena on 1 November 1997, as the newly-formed UKTV Network’s arts channel; the name derived from the BBC’s flagship arts programme Arena.

Alibi: 2008-2015

On 7 October 2008, UKTV Drama was renamed Alibi, with non-crime programmes being transferred to the rebranded G.O.L.D. channel.

Alibi: 2015-

A new look for Alibi was launched on Wednesday July 1st 2015.