Five was launched on March 30, 1997. The network was originally known as Channel 5. Five is not available in some parts of the United Kingdom through an analogue aerial and can only be seen in those areas on cable satellite or Digital Freeview. The networks shows a mixture of entertainment series and documentaries. Many of it's most popular entertainment series are imported from overseas and these include Home And Away, Law & Order, Prison Break, CSI AND CSI:Miami .