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Weather for the Week Ahead
Weather, Detailed weather forecast.
00:15
 
BBC News
News Info, Twenty-four hours a day the latest national and international stories as they break.
00:30
 
HARDtalk
News Info, International political leaders entertainers corporate decision-makers and even everyday folks get the spotlight in this hard-hitting news programme.
01:00
 
BBC World News
News Info, A closer look at international news reported from London and BBC correspondents from around the world.
01:30
 
The Sporting L World
News Info, As part of BBC Sport s LGBT History Month Clare Balding looks at what it means to be a gay woman in sport. From the outing of high profile athletes in the 1980s through to today s younger stars she ll reveal how women have adapted and changed as they try to reclaim the word Lesbian .
02:00
 
BBC News
News Info, Twenty-four hours a day the latest national and international stories as they break.
02:30
 
Wednesday in Parliament
Politics, Highlights of Wednesday 3 March in Parliament with Alicia McCarthy.
03:00
 
BBC News
News Info, Twenty-four hours a day the latest national and international stories as they break.
03:30
 
Click
Computers, The programme for everyone interested in the Internet and new media. Whether it s e-commerce new developments and products or gadgets and games Click looks at the tools that will revolutionise business and personal life.
04:00
 
BBC News
News Info, Twenty-four hours a day the latest national and international stories as they break.
04:30
 
HARDtalk
News Info, International political leaders entertainers corporate decision-makers and even everyday folks get the spotlight in this hard-hitting news programme.
05:00
 
BBC World News
News Info, A closer look at international news reported from London and BBC correspondents from around the world.
05:30
 
World Business Report
Bus. financial, The latest news from the business world with analysis and speculation straight from the world s leading financial centres.
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00:30
 
See Hear
Public affairs, Yvonne and Julian learn more about the vaccine rollout the latest update on the Where s the Interpreter campaign and the closure of units for deaf pupils in mainstream schools.
01:00
 
Interior Design Masters with Alan Carr
House garden, The eight remaining interior designers take part in a commercial design challenge to transform a country wedding venue in Sussex. Presented by Alan Carr with Judge Michelle Ogundehin.
02:00
 
Trump Takes on the World
Politics, Trump turns to the Middle East where he takes America to the brink of war with Iran shocks the world by pulling troops out of Syria and announces breakthrough agreements between Israel and Arab states.
03:00
 
This Is BBC TWO
Entertainment, A preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two.
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Storyville
Anthology, The Hunt for Gaddafi s Billions. In life the Libyan leader ruled with an iron fist for 42 years and treated Libya s wealth as his own. He died the richest man on the planet with a fortune of 150 billion. A dictatorial leader in life the spell of Gaddafi s money remained in place after his death triggering a ruthless race to find his missing billions. Two journalists pick up the trail of a mysterious 12.5 billion in cash flown out of Libya in the dead of night just months before Gaddafi s demise.
02:00
 
The Joy of Painting with Bob Ross
Educational, Dock Scene. Bob creates a stunning water scene that includes an abandoned shipping boat resting near dockside storage sheds.
02:30
 
The Secret Life of Books
Documentary, Jane Eyre. Bringing a fresh and critical eye to this classic work journalist and novelist Bidisha reassesses one of literature s most memorable heroines.
03:00
 
Armada: 12 Days to Save England
Docudrama, Armada. Newly discovered documents provide a look right inside the Spanish Armada for the very first time and reveal a missed opportunity that could have spelled the end of Tudor England.
04:00
 
This Is BBC Four
Event, BBC FOUR is the BBC channel for people who want more. More depth more range more to stimulate the mind.
05:30
 
This Is BBC Four
Event, BBC FOUR is the BBC channel for people who want more. More depth more range more to stimulate the mind.
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06:00
 
Breakfast
News Info, The BBC s Breakfast programme features the latest news sport business weather and other items on a daily basis.
09:15
 
Morning Live
News Info, Kym Marsh and Gethin Jones present a lively mix of topical content and expert advice.
10:00
 
Homes Under the Hammer
House garden, Martin is in Newport to see a plot of land with no planning permission but a new owner who has big dreams. Jacqui is in Eastleigh in Hampshire to visit a three-bed mid-terrace and Dion visits a tight little one-bed bungalow in Lichfield in Staffordshire that requires change of use to make it a residential dwelling again.
11:00
 
For Love or Money
Documentary, Heidi wasn t looking for love when she fell into conversation with someone while playing an online game. But that didn t stop the person on the other end from trying to gain her trust and affection to fleece her out of thousands of pounds.
11:45
 
Ill Gotten Gains
Documentary, Police in Belfast show off a large collection of designer goods they found at a suspected paramilitary drug dealer s house and a cheating boyfriend has his assets sold off after he stole money from his former girlfriends.
06:15
 
For Love or Money
Documentary, Joanna ventured online looking for love but found a psychologically abusive relationship that would see her conned into handing over more than £60 000 of her life savings.
07:00
 
Escape to the Perfect Town
House garden, Stratford-upon-Avon. Jonnie Irwin goes property shopping in the medieval market town of Stratford-upon-Avon. He s with an adventurous and active couple who have a budget of £650 000 and want to trade in their Birmingham flat for a detached home.
07:45
 
Pooch Perfect
Reality, In the semi-final the last four competitors face a breed which judge Colin Taylor is world famous for grooming the lamb-like Bedlington terrier. The groomers must also identify the parent breeds of a number of crossbreeds and a dramatic transformation takes place on the dogwalk when the dogs take the shape of completely different animals to the delight of their owners.
08:45
 
Workout the Wright Way
Exercise, For today s exercise session Mark Wright is joined by Olympic gymnast Max Whitlock.
09:00
 
BBC News
News Info, Twenty-four hours a day the latest national and international stories as they break.
10:00
 
BBC News
News Info, Twenty-four hours a day the latest national and international stories as they break.
09:30
 
This Is BBC Four
Event, BBC FOUR is the BBC channel for people who want more. More depth more range more to stimulate the mind.
07:00
 
Little Big Awesome
Adventure, Happy Birthday Here s a Goat. It s Gluko s steenth birthday and he is presented with a goat that he must properly care for in order to receive the Great Prize. Lennon is worried that Gluko isn t prepared for the responsibility as he won t read the Goat Manual.
07:10
 
Danger Mouse
Adventure, High School Inedible. Danger Mouse and Penfold go back to school to thwart the plans of an evil food scientist and his killer hot dogs.
07:20
 
Dennis Gnasher Unleashed
Adventure, Failing to Register. Determined to prove he can accomplish a task without getting distracted Dennis takes on the simple job of bringing the class register to the school office. He instantly distracts himself on an epic scale.
07:35
 
Boy Girl Dog Cat Mouse Cheese
Entertainment, Mouse Big as a House. Sick of being overlooked by the family because of his small size Mouse builds an invention to make him grow. But he keeps getting larger and the bigger he gets the more unintentionally destructive he becomes.
07:45
 
Newsround
News Info, News magazine keeping young viewers up to date with the latest stories and events happening at home and abroad.
07:55
 
Odd Squad
Educational, Orla s Birthday. Omar and Oswald search for the perfect gifts for Orla s 500th birthday.
08:10
 
Danny and Mick
Comedyshow, Roller Disco. The leisure centre is hosting a roller disco later that afternoon and Joy tells Danny and Mick if they want to be at the disco they need to finish every job on her list first. Danny spots a way to get some skating practise in and finish the jobs in double quick time by doing all their work on wheels Unfortunately when a runaway Danny crashes through the disco it looks like the whole thing might be off.
08:20
 
Operation Ouch
Science, You re Having a Laugh. The Doctors find out what fear does to your body with a supersized balloon pop. Find out what makes our Ouch Babies laugh and meet the inspiring contenders up for the Big Heart Ouch Award. In the emergency department one patient has a sore.
08:50
 
Hey You What If
Educational, You Could Take a Lift to Space. What would happen If there really was a lift that took you all the way up to space
09:00
 
Bitesize: 5-7 Year Olds
Educational, Fractions and Pulse. Fractions in Maths and Pulse in Music with more from Cake in Book Club.
09:20
 
Bitesize: 7-9 Year Olds
Educational, Maths with Gary Lineker. Fractions in maths with the help of Gary Lineker rhythm in Music and more from Book Club.
09:40
 
Bitesize: 9-11 Year Olds
Educational, Book Club with Stephen Fry. Stephen Fry reads more from Percy Jackson plus maths and music.
10:00
 
Celebrity Supply Teacher
Educational, Kadeena Cox - Cookery. Paralympic champion and keen baker Kadeena Cox goes for gold with a taste bud-tickling cookery lesson. She talks about success on track the nutrition that an athlete requires to get their body into peak fitness and her 80 20 rule.
10:10
 
Horrible Histories
History, Magna Carta Special: Crooked King John and Magna Carta. John annoys the Barons and agrees to Magna Carta at Runnymede after a banging rap battle. Plus meeting the formidable Genghis Khan in Mongolia and catching up with the crafty Saladin during the Crusades.
10:40
 
Our School
Educational, Here Comes Trouble. School can be a noisy place especially if your class includes a cheeky chappy like Logan who never stops talking. Meanwhile Ethan who can feel nervous and shy works hard on his confidence.
11:00
 
Ricky Wilson s Art Jam
Art, Online sensation and Olympic medal winner Nile Wilson visits the Art Jam studio to show Ricky three items that mean the world to him a black and white painting of Nile in action a Commonwealth Games gold medal and some precious fan art.
11:15
 
Out of This World
Educational, Living in Space. Dr Maggie explores living in space with start guest astronaut Jessica Meir who spent 205 days on the International Space Station. Dr Maggie also answers your space questions and announces her top five list of how long people have spent in space.
11:30
 
Live Lessons
Educational, World Book Day 2021 Live Lesson. A live lesson for World Book Day 2021.
11:55
 
Danger Mouse
Adventure, Lost in Exaggeration. When the Danger Agency s public approval ratings plummet Colonel K brings in a truly out of this world PR guru to help put things right. Alarmingly for Danger Mouse and Penfold that guru turns out to be the galaxy s biggest trickster: Quark. DM is soon won over after seeing Quark demonstrate his Exaggerator Device: an invention that spins even the most mundane event into an outrageously overblown display of awesomeness.
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Bargain Hunt
Unterhaltungsshow, Malvern Leominster 10. Anita Manning presents from Malvern in Worcestershire and lending a hand to the teams are John Cameron and Gary Pe. Anita also pays a visit to Malvern College to find out more about an undercover top-secret mission.
13:00
 
BBC News at One
News Info, The latest national and international news followed by weather.
13:30
 
BBC London News
News Info, News sport and weather from London.
13:45
 
Doctors
Familien-Serie+Telenovela, Sweet Child o Mine. Luca is backed into a corner when his past comes back to haunt him. Bear and Sid go on a double date and Karen meets a mother who is desperate to save her sick daughter.
14:15
 
Shakespeare and Hathaway: Private Investigators
Comedyshow, O Thou Invisible Spirit Of Wine. When paranormal activity is reported in a Tudor pub old family feuds are brought to a head and it looks like Frank and Lu have another mystery on their hands.
15:00
 
Escape to the Perfect Town
House garden, Wetherby. Steve Brown takes his decisive house hunters through the sought-after streets of Wetherby one of Northern England s top-ranking towns to live in. He s helping them property shop for their forever home on a £550 000 budget. Café culture and horticulture are on their wish list and Steve reveals how Wetherby s award-winning reputation for flower power and people power ensures the town is an attractive destination with real feel-good factor.
15:45
 
Ready Steady Cook
Cooking, In the Ready Steady Cook kitchen today are engaged couple Nick and Donnie. They have got into a routine at home where Donnie does most of the cooking and he is now keen for Nick to get a bit more involved. The couple are paired with Liverpudlian livewire chef Ellis Barrie and award-winning chef Anna Haugh and the kitchen soon livens up. It s a fast and furious cook with both teams out to win. Rylan Clark-Neal is on hand to make sure they produce some fantastic food in a flash.
12:15
 
Politics Live
Politics, The big political issues of the day.
13:00
 
Bitesize
Educational, Daily for Secondary: Thinking Thursday. Thinking Thursday with maths drama and the Big Read.
14:00
 
Bang Goes the Theory
Science, Flu. Jem Stansfield explains flu on a cellular level Liz Bonnin witnesses the vaccines being made that will protect us next winter and Maggie Philbin visits a lab where healthy patients are infected with flu to witness exactly how it attacks.
14:30
 
The Nine To Five With Stacey Dooley
Documentary, Smooth Operators. Stacey takes our five work experience teens to taste life in a contact centre.
15:00
 
The Best Dishes Ever
Cooking, Old School Classics. The chefs dust down recipes that are the staples of the great British diet. These are dishes that seem to have always been around and will always be around: comforting traditional old school classics. The menu includes Keith Floyd s Irish Stew the Hairy Bikers meatloaf James Martin s ultimate bacon butty a good old treacle tart from Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood and a classic chili con carne from Lorraine Pascale.
15:30
 
Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
Collectibles, Eric Knowles v Chuko Ojiri: Auction. It s a mighty battle as Eric Knowles faces Ochuko Ojiri at an auction in Colchester. Old hand Eric tries his luck with a Victorian Whatnot and Ochuko attempts to dazzle with an ambitious and expensive jewellery project.
13:30
 
This Is BBC Four
Event, BBC FOUR is the BBC channel for people who want more. More depth more range more to stimulate the mind.
12:10
 
The Deep
Adventure, The Sunken Gallery. The Nektons are arrested for stealing. Ant and Fontaine escape to prove their innocence but whoever set them up is already two steps ahead. Clearing the Nekton name won t be easy - especially with a spy aboard the Aronnax.
12:30
 
The Deep
Adventure, Field of Giants. Fontaine and Smiling Finn get stuck inside a giant clam as the dark orca pirates battle the Nektons for the giant pearl within Air is scarce and time is running out. Can the pirates and Nektons work together to save them
12:50
 
Joe All Alone
Dramaserie, Escape. Alone again Joe loads the cash into his back pack along with a few clothes in preparation for running away early the next morning. Late that night the threatening man known as the Watcher turns up demanding his money and tries to kick down Joe s door but Joe is saved by his neighbour Kosmy. Early the next morning Joe leaves for Paddington Station and is unexpectedly joined by Asha.
13:20
 
My Life
Documentary, Changing the Face of Beauty. In this revelatory documentary three young people are determined to change our perception of beauty. As there is ever more pressure to look a certain way Kimran Lois and Rafi are on a mission to question the meaning of beauty. Kimran is a 12-year-old identical twin. She and her sister are identical in every way but one - Kimran has vitiligo a skin condition where white patches develop on her body and hair due to a lack of pigment.
13:45
 
Nikki Lilly Meets
Aktuelles Thema, Cheriece and Shannon Hylton. Nikki Lilly meets athletic twins Cheriece and Shannon Hylton. They talk about their dreams for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics swapping identities and Nikki puts their sporting knowledge to the test.
13:55
 
Deadly 60
Animals, Gabon Coast. Steve and the crew travel 4 000 miles to the Loango National Park in Gabon. Steve heads out into Loango s maze of rivers on a mission to try and find an animal that is critically endangered but packs a mighty punch the western lowland gorilla.
14:25
 
The Dumping Ground
Dramaserie, Go Your Own Way. Having ran away Tyler and Jody have turned to an ex-DG resident for help as they wake up the next morning in Elektra s flat. Though Jody feels bad about leaving without saying goodbye Tyler s excited for their Caribbean adventure.
14:55
 
Little Big Awesome
Adventure, Puppy Shower. It s the night of the centennial Puppy Shower and everyone has gathered in Town Square to watch the event. Puppy expert and astronomer Penelope Pitt-Plebop introduces the puppies alongside the Mayor and the crowd is eager with anticipation.
15:05
 
Danny and Mick
Comedyshow, Roller Disco. The leisure centre is hosting a roller disco later that afternoon and Joy tells Danny and Mick if they want to be at the disco they need to finish every job on her list first. Danny spots a way to get some skating practise in and finish the jobs in double quick time by doing all their work on wheels Unfortunately when a runaway Danny crashes through the disco it looks like the whole thing might be off.
15:15
 
Dennis Gnasher Unleashed
Adventure, Failing to Register. Determined to prove he can accomplish a task without getting distracted Dennis takes on the simple job of bringing the class register to the school office. He instantly distracts himself on an epic scale.
15:28
 
Sketchy Comedy
Comedyshow, A cucumber golf ball phone and pan of sprouts are among the items getting the Sketchy treatment
15:30
 
She-Ra and the Princesses of Power
Adventure, Roll With It. Adora and the princesses role-play plans for retaking a Horde fortress. With Scorpia in charge the defenders confront a challenge.
15:55
 
Boy Girl Dog Cat Mouse Cheese
Entertainment, Mouse Big as a House. Sick of being overlooked by the family because of his small size Mouse builds an invention to make him grow. But he keeps getting larger and the bigger he gets the more unintentionally destructive he becomes.
16:30
 
The Bidding Room
Auction, Jeremy from Reading has brought in a painting by a Royal Academician William Russell Flint of a scene in Rome. The watercolour dates from the turn of the 20th century and both Nigel and Simon reckon it is an original rather than a print which pushes the price up considerably.
17:15
 
Pointless
Unterhaltungsshow, A twist on the classic quiz show formula contestants search through the depths of their knowledge in an attempt to score as few points as possible.
18:00
 
BBC News at Six
News Info, London-based evening news and weather program from the BBC. With current affairs entertainment sports and more.
18:30
 
BBC London News
News Info, News sport and weather from London.
19:00
 
The One Show
News Info, If it s got Britain talking then it will get talked about here with stories that matter from across the country.
19:35
 
EastEnders
Familien-Serie+Telenovela, Kim helps Kat find love and Keegan isn t happy to hear about Tiffany and Dotty s big plan.
16:15
 
The Great Rift: Africa s Wild Heart
Nature, Grass. The Great Rift Valley provides the stage for an epic battle between trees and grass its course influenced by volcanic eruptions landscape and rainfall. On its outcome rests the fate of Africa s great game herds.
17:15
 
Flog It
Collectibles, Ushaw 24. Antique experts Catherine Southon and David Fletcher find objects to take off to auction. Catherine uncovers a large collection of glassware and stoneware which had been dug up in the north east of England and David finds an American money box in the shape of a bulldog.
18:00
 
Richard Osman s House of Games
Unterhaltungsshow, Pointless presenter and quiz expert Richard Osman strikes out on his own to present Richard Osman s House of Games . Each week a group of four famous faces compete against each other to test their knowledge in a series of quick-paced rounds of games. Richard will then cross-examine the competitive celebrities as they continue to try to increase their scores and match Richard s mental prowess. Each show will conclude with a quick-fire round that will decide the day s winner with the week s champion being crowned at the end of the week.
18:30
 
My Unique B B
Home improvement, Fiona s Narrowboat. Simon and the team are in Bradford-on-Avon to help single mother Fiona transform her 110-year-old narrowboat in to a thriving short rental business. Faced with a nearly empty shell the team can tell that it s going to be a big job.
19:00
 
Harry Potter: A History of Magic
Art, JK Rowling ventures behind the scenes of the British Library to reveal the real-life counterparts to her fantastical world. Plus readings by actors from the films.
17:30
 
This Is BBC Four
Event, BBC FOUR is the BBC channel for people who want more. More depth more range more to stimulate the mind.
18:58
 
This Is BBC Four
Event, BBC FOUR is the BBC channel for people who want more. More depth more range more to stimulate the mind.
19:00
 
Coast
Documentary, When Rivers and Seas Collide. We find Britain s only colony of scorpions and Nick Crane finds out why the sea is salty.
19:10
 
The Secret Life of Books
Documentary, Great Expectations. Tony Jordan chief scriptwriter on EastEnders for 15 years and creator of Life on Mars and Hustle brings his writer s insight to a popular classic - Charles Dickens s Great Expectations .
19:40
 
The Joy of Painting with Bob Ross
Educational, Misty Rolling Hills. Bob creates soft purple sky and tall trees that almost seem to float in the hazy foothills of a distant mountain.
16:05
 
We Bare Bears
Comedyshow, Food Truck. When local food truck options disappoint the bears they set out and decide to open their own food truck.
16:20
 
Odd Squad
Educational, Jeremy. The Mobile Unit is accidentally locked out of their van.
16:30
 
Odd Squad
Educational, The Thrill of the Face. The Mobile Unit returns to the Museum of Natural Odd to battle a stone warrior.
16:45
 
Summer Camp Island
Fantasy, Pajama Pajimjams. Oscar pretends to be a pair of talking pyjamas named Jimjams to make his friend Pyjamas happy but he soon tires of pretending and goes looking for a potion to bring Jimjams to life.
17:00
 
Blue Peter
Quiz & Gameshow, The Blue Peter Book Awards. We reveal the winners of the 2021 Blue Peter Book Awards live in the studio and find out which book characters you voted for our presenters to dress up as. Star of the Tom Gates TV series Logan Matthews joins us to answer your questions and we check out your fantastic costumes at home.
17:30
 
We Bare Bears
Comedyshow, Chloe. Chloe spends time with the bears to research them for a presentation who decide to help her by going into the laptop she accidentally left behind.
17:45
 
Danger Mouse
Adventure, The Duckula Show. Duckula kidnaps the writers and Danger Mouse faces being written out of his own show Can DM call on the help of the sound department to fight back before Duckula changes the world forever
18:00
 
Dragons: Race to the Edge
Fantasy, The Wings of War Part 1. The Riders flee to Berk where Stoick s plan for defeating the Flyers which requires a painful sacrifice spurs Hiccup to seek an alternative.
18:25
 
DIY Deadly with Steve Backshall
Animals, Deadly Towns and Cities. Steve explores the urban jungle. Towns and cities may look like a tough place for wildlife but for the most resourceful they re a land of opportunity. Steve explains why pigeons are the perfect prey for peregrine falcons.
18:35
 
Horrible Histories
History, Fantastic Firsts Special. A special show featuring some of history s greatest firsts including the first ever library Olympic Games people on the moon and rat roller skating on TV.
19:05
 
The Next Step
Dramaserie, Coup d Etat. With the help of A-Troupe Richelle sets in motion a plan she hopes will rid the Next Step of Miss Angela.
19:30
 
The New Legends of Monkey
Fantasy, The Edge of Nowhere. Tripitaka feels disappointed when she releases the Monkey King and finds him indifferent to the mission. With demons in pursuit she finds help in the unlikeliest of places.
19:50
 
The Story of Tracy Beaker
Comedyshow, Music. After Amber decides to graffiti her bedroom wall Tracy is forced to share her own room. Tired of sharing everything Tracy gets a saxophone and soon all of the Dumping Ground is rocking with the sound of music.
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Pooch Perfect
Reality, Only the nation s top dog groomer can win the Golden Stanley. The three finalists must prove they can execute one of the toughest challenges in the industry a continental clip on an elegant standard poodle. They must also identify breeds of dog whilst blindfolded and for the final dogwalk they parade their pooches with a groom fit for the red carpet.
21:00
 
Gordon Ramsay s Bank Balance
Unterhaltungsshow,
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BBC News at Ten
News Info, The latest national and international news with reports from BBC correspondents worldwide.
22:30
 
BBC London News
News Info, News sport and weather from London.
22:45
 
Question Time
Aktuelles Thema, Fiona Bruce presents an hour of topical debate.
23:45
 
Why Is Covid Killing People of Colour
Documentary, David Harewood investigates what the high Covid-19 death rates in black and minority ethnic patients reveals about health inequality in modern Britain. As a black man David is nearly three times more likely to die from Covid-19. What is it about being black that puts him at such an increased risk A big risk factor is the job that you do. People from black and minority ethnic backgrounds are more likely to do frontline key worker jobs exposing themselves to the virus.
20:00
 
Your Garden Made Perfect
Home improvement, Tracey and Jake have a decent-sized south-facing garden in West Sussex but the space simply doesn t work for their family. As a full time wheelchair user Tracey struggles to navigate the tricky slopes and awkward drops of the garden.
21:00
 
Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby
Travel, Shorts: Ashford Castle Ireland. Giles and Monica hop across to Ireland to scale the imposing ancient ramparts of Ashford Castle. Set in 350 acres it was founded 800 years ago by the Anglo-Norman De Burgo family and much later became the home of the Guinness family. With the help of hotel historian Fintan Giles discovers that the castle has had a roller coaster journey through the centuries.
22:00
 
Top of the Pops
Music, The Story of 1986. How did the decline of the young guns of the early 80s the advent of house the big bang in the money markets and political fatigue on the Left make their mark or not on the nation s most popular music show Paul Heaton Mick Hucknall Sinitta The Communards and Swing Out Sister are among the acts that steer us through the changes impacting Britain the music industry and the BBC s long-serving pop powerhouse in 1986.
22:45
 
Newsnight
News Info, The day s important national and international news stories. With Kirsty Wark.
23:25
 
BBC Weather
Weather, The latest weather forecast.
23:30
 
Being Bridget Jones
Documentary, Marking 25 years since the creation of the Bridget Jones character for a column in The Independent newspaper author Helen Fielding opens up her personal archive for the very first time to tell the story of how Bridget Jones s Diary came to be.
20:10
 
All Creatures Great Small
Dramaserie, Out of Practice. The practice is going strong but James love life is not. Tristan takes a hand and arranges a double blind date.
21:00
 
A United Kingdom
Drama, On the eve of his return from his studies in London to Bechuanaland where he is to become king Prince Seretse Khama falls in love and marries Ruth Williams a white woman from south London. Bringing Ruth home causes a major international outcry.
22:45
 
Life Cinematic
Entertainment, Amma Asante. British Ghanaian director Amma Asante talks to Edith Bowman about the films that have helped shape her life and career. Her selection ranges from epic classics like Goodfellas and The Color Purple to intimate emotional greats like Damage and Hidden . Amma also discusses her international breakthrough film Belle and the process she adopts when choosing and making the film projects she is renowned for.
23:45
 
Around the World in 80 Treasures
Travel, Japan to China. In Japan Dan Cruickshank shows us a Samurai sword and a temple with a meditation garden. Moving on to China Dan marvels at the Great Wall and contemplates the massed ranks of the Terracotta army before battling bureaucracy in an attempt to see the ancient porcelain in the Forbidden City.
20:05
 
Summer Camp Island
Fantasy, Saxophone Come Home. Oscar meets a teenage Yeti that he quickly builds a friendship with before inviting him to camp. But Oscar soon learns that having a Yeti as a roommate comes with consequences.
20:15
 
Odd Squad
Educational, The Weight of the World Depends on Orla Substitute Agents. Orla shares the story of how she was chosen to protect the 44-leaf clover in order to stop the villain Jellybean Joe from causing oddness to the Mobile Unit van.
20:30
 
Operation Ouch
Science, How to Train a Brain. The Doctors reveal how to train your brain as two families compete in a memory challenge. Dr Xand investigates the differences between human and animal babies as we meet a very special elephant calf and say hello to Ouch Patient Evie.
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