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Tue 23 Jan

6:00am
Flog It! Trade Secrets
In Living Memory - Part 2
Season 3 Episode 21/30

The team shares tips on what makes a good modern collectible, and Philip Serrell and Charlie Ross visit the home of Aston Martin. Paul Martin presents
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
6:30am
The Farmers' Country Showdown
Gransden Pigs
Season 2 Episode 15/20

Pedigree pig farmers David and Linda from Essex and Hayley Lake from Norfolk have their eyes on the prize when they enter the show ring at the Gransden Show in Cambridgeshire
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.6
7:15am
Antiques Road Trip
Season 16 Episode 16/20

Experts Raj Bisram and Catherine Southon set off on a search for items in Cambridgeshire, heading for an auction showdown in the Suffolk market town of Beccles
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
8:00am
Celebrity Antiques Road Trip
Season 7 Episode 8/20

Actresses Anna Chancellor and Holly Aird take to the antique shops of the Home Counties, ably assisted by experts Natasha Raskin Sharp and Margie Cooper. The thespian rivals come across antique lamps, glittering shoe buckles and Georgian underpants, and an eclectic collection of props ranging from a military field flask to a pigeon clock
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 5.5
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
23/01/2018
Daily news and current-affairs programme offering discussion of breaking stories, exclusive interviews and audience interaction via social media
(Subtitles)

Rating: 1.6
11:00am
BBC Newsroom Live
23/01/2018
A chance to stay up to date on the day's leading stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.1
12:00pm
Daily Politics
23/01/2018
Parliamentary proceedings interspersed with discussions, interviews and filmed reports from around the country. Presented by Jo Coburn
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
1:00pm
Live International Bowls
Live Bowls: World Indoor Championships: 2018 - Mixed Pairs Final
Coverage of the mixed pairs final from the Potters Leisure Resort in Hopton-on-Sea, which was won by Paul Foster and Rebecca Field last year. Plus, action from the second round of the open singles draw. Rishi Persad presents, with commentary by David Corkill and John Price. Coverage continues on the interactive service
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.5
4:45pm
Tennis: Australian Open
Tennis: Australian Open 2018: Day Nine
Kat Downes presents action from day nine of the opening Grand Slam tournament of the year, which takes place at Melbourne Park, and featured the latest quarter-final matches
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.9
5:30pm
Flog It!
Coventry
Season 11 Episode 9/60

Paul Martin, Charlie Ross and Claire Rawle are at the Coventry Transport Museum where the experts pick out their favourite antiques to take to auction
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.6
6:00pm
Eggheads
Season 19 Episode 75/95

Jeremy Vine hosts the quiz in which the winners of famous game shows work as a team to tackle a new set of challengers hoping to win a cash prize
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.3
6:30pm
Great American Railroad Journeys
Boston to Concord, Massachusetts
Season 3 Episode 2/20

Michael Portillo visits Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, learning how surgery was first made bearable in 1846 by a miraculous new substance. In Salem, he gets a taste of the witch hunts and the hysteria that gripped the town in the 17th century, before visiting the former home of Little Women author Louisa May Alcott in Concord
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
7:00pm
Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby
Royal Mansour, Morocco
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Giles Coren and Monica Galetti work at the Royal Mansour in Marrakesh, Morocco, which was built by royal decree to showcase the region to world leaders, as well as billionaires and celebrity guests. Monica works with executive housekeeper Laurence, who shows her each of the 350 pairs of curtains must be caressed by hand to create perfect pleats, while Giles dons the uniform of the hotel butlers as he is introduced him to the hotel's underground tunnels, which ensure absolute discretion to the guests
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.6
8:00pm
Sue Perkins and the Chimp Sanctuary
After a recent change in American law, decades of testing on chimpanzees has been brought to an end. In this programme, Sue Perkins meets Jill, Whitney, Paula-Jean, Tessa, Martha and Ariah as they settle in at US national sanctuary Chimp Haven after an 800-mile journey from a laboratory in New Mexico to rural Louisiana. Sue also meet a representative of the government agency responsible for federal chimpanzee testing to find out if they think the medical advances to human health have been worth it
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.6
9:00pm
House of Saud: A Family at War
Season 1 Episode 3/3

Examining how Saudi Arabia's most revered family stays in power, featuring interviews with those who have worked for Saudi princes. They describe how the wealth allowed lives of privilege and pleasure out of the spotlight. But the growth of social media has meant Saudis are getting increasing insight into the behaviour of their rulers, including their transgressions. Last in the series
(Subtitles)

Rating: 1.9
10:00pm
Inside No 9
To Have and to Hold
Season 4 Episode 4/6

Adrian spends his time photographing other couples' weddings, but his own marriage to Harriet is far from happy. Can they renew their vows, spice up their love life and make a fresh start, or have they just run out of love, trust and time? Dark drama, written by and starring Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton, with Miranda Hennessy and Nicola Walker
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.8
10:30pm
Newsnight
23/01/2018
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Emily Maitlis
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
11:10pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
11:15pm
NFL This Week
2017/18 Conference Championship Review
Mark Chapman is joined by former NFL stars Osi Umenyiora and Jason Bell to review the Conference Championship games, as well as look ahead to the Super Bowl
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.4
12:05am
International Bowls
Bowls: World Indoor Championships Highlights: 2018 Day Nine
Rishi Persad presents action from the mixed pairs final at the Potters Leisure Resort in Hopton-on-Sea, plus matches in the second round of the open singles draw
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.5
1:05am
Surgeons: At the Edge of Life
The Pioneers
Season 1 Episode 3/3

The final episode of the documentary about life in the surgical unit at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham follows medical staff and patients venturing into uncharted territory with clinical trials. Surgeons Richard Laing and Thamara Perera are part of a team attempting a new kind of liver transplant, while there are also pioneering treatments for prostate cancer and profound hearing loss. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.5
2:05am
The Real Marigold on Tour
Season 2 Episode 4/4

Rosemary Shrager, Sheila Ferguson, Paul Nicholas and Dennis Taylor explore Thailand. They try their hands at tai chi and take advantage of the opportunity for retired people to attend free schools. A Buddhist meditation retreat proves more relaxing to some of the group than others, and Rosemary investigates cheap dental work. They conclude their trip by attending a Ladyboys show, with Paul and Dennis joining the performers on stage. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 2.7
3:05am
The Truth About
The Truth About Looking Good
Cherry Healey and a team of independent scientists conduct an experiment that puts everyday cosmetic and beauty products to the test. Cherry discovers that products such a moisturisers may not have the benefits we once thought, and reveals an easy fix for cellulite that actually works. The programme also looks at the psychology behind why we buy certain cosmetic and beauty products
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.1
4:05am
Canvey - The Promised Island
Documentary following members of Europe's largest ultra-orthodox Hasidic Jewish community, as they embark on a move from Stamford Hill, London to Canvey Island, Essex. Renowned as a tight-knit and insular community, for the first time in decades they are looking to put down roots in the new `promised island', due in no small part to the soaring rent costs in England's capital city
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

4:45am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Wed 24 Jan

6:00am
Flog It! Trade Secrets
Reproductions - Part Two
Season 3 Episode 25/30

The show's antiques experts consider the various factors involving in restoring an item, while presenter Paul Martin visits Gwydir Castle, Conwy, to view a large-scale restoration project
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
6:30am
The Farmers' Country Showdown
Ploughing
Season 2 Episode 16/20

Farmers and traditional horsemen Paul from Bedfordshire and John from Hampshire show the skill and passion needed to do well in one of the country's top ploughing competitions
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.6
7:15am
Antiques Road Trip
Season 16 Episode 17/20

Catherine Southon and Raj Bisram continue their adventure in eastern England. Starting in Norwich they point their classic MG sports car to Colchester
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
8:00am
Fern Britton Meets
Fern Britton Meets Rev Rose Hudson-Wilkin
Season 9 Episode 4/4

The Chaplain to the Speaker of the House of Commons discusses being responsible for the spiritual welfare of MPs and her struggles against racism and sexism. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 7.7
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
24/01/2018
Daily news and current-affairs programme offering discussion of breaking stories, exclusive interviews and audience interaction via social media
(Subtitles)

Rating: 1.6
11:00am
BBC Newsroom Live
24/01/2018
A chance to stay up to date on the day's leading stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.1
11:30am
Daily Politics
24/01/2018
Coverage of Prime Minister's Questions from the House of Commons at 12.00, interspersed with discussions, interviews and reports from around the country
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
1:00pm
Lifeline
Michael Crawford presents an appeal on behalf of the Sick Children's Trust, which provides support for families of seriously ill children undergoing hospital treatment
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.5
1:10pm
Live International Bowls
Live Bowls: World Indoor Championships: 2018 Open and Ladies' Singles
Coverage from the second round of the open singles, plus a semi-final in the ladies' singles draw, at the Potters Leisure Resort in Hopton-on-Sea. Rishi Persad presents, with commentary by David Corkill and John Price. Coverage continues on the interactive service
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.5
4:45pm
Tennis: Australian Open
Tennis: Australian Open 2018: Day 10
Kat Downes presents action from day 10 of the opening Grand Slam tournament of the year, which takes place at Melbourne Park, and featured the latest quarter-final matches
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.9
5:30pm
Flog It!
London Zoo
Season 11

Paul Martin presents as experts Will Axon and Thomas Plant value items at London Zoo in Regent's Park
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.6
6:00pm
Eggheads
Season 19 Episode 76/95

Jeremy Vine hosts the quiz in which the winners of famous game shows work as a team to tackle a new set of challengers hoping to win a cash prize
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.3
6:30pm
Great American Railroad Journeys
Plymouth to Nantucket
Season 3 Episode 3/20

This time, Michael Portillo heads for Plymouth, where he learns about the indigenous tribes of Wamponoag people, before boarding the Cape Cod Central heritage bound for Hyannis. Finally, Michael makes his way to the island of Nantucket, where he discovers how New Englanders made vast fortunes from whale oil, before heading to join conservationists and whale watchers at sea
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
7:00pm
Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby
Fogo Island Inn, Canada
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Giles Coren and Monica Galetti work at Fogo Island Inn, which is sited on a rocky outpost off the northeast coast of the island of Newfoundland in Canada and pays homage to the settlers who arrived from Ireland and Devon to fish for cod - with most islanders still having Irish or West Country accents. Housekeepers Cynthia and Lori rope Giles into a community boat race, while Monica spends time with local guide Norm, who reveals surprising the secrets behind growing the perfect potato for use in the hotel
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.6
8:00pm
Tom Kerridge: Lose Weight for Good
Season 1 Episode 4/6

After finding out some of the dieters have been sneaking off for takeaways, Tom decides to create his own low-calorie alternatives to fast foods and ready meals. He sets about tackling some of the most popular takeaways within the group, and creates his own nutritional version of a chicken curry, burgers, and even a doner kebab, which would typically exceed over 1,000 calories
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.5
8:30pm
Trust Me, I'm a Doctor
Season 7 Episode 4/6

Michael Mosley runs an experiment to find out which foods are best for providing a crucial nutrient, iodine. Plus, Dr Zoe Williams finds out how safe x-rays really are, and psychiatrist Dr Alain Gregoire reveals how mental health first aid aims to reduce the rates of suicide and mental illness
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.3
9:00pm
Stealing Van Gogh
Andrew Graham-Dixon examines the world of high art and organised crime, as he uncovers the true story behind the greatest art heist of the 21st century, when two priceless paintings were stolen from the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam in December 2002. Andrew travels across Europe meeting policemen, art experts and prosecutors to try and find out what really happened to the stolen masterpieces
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

10:00pm
Mock the Week
Season 16 Episode 4/13

Dara O Briain and regular panellist Hugh Dennis look back on another eventful week in news and politics, with the help of fellow comedians Angela Barnes, Ed Byrne, Milton Jones, Nish Kumar and Romesh Ranganathan. Stand-up and improvisation are the name of the game as the contestants try to get one up on each other
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.5
10:30pm
Newsnight
24/01/2018
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Emily Maitlis
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
11:10pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
11:15pm
Inside the Factory
Soft Drinks
Season 3 Episode 6/6

Gregg Wallace explores Ribena's Gloucestershire factory, which turns 90 per cent of Britain's blackcurrants into soft drinks, producing three million bottles a week. Meanwhile, Cherry Healey is harvesting the berries on a 543-acre farm in Kent - one of 40 that supply the factory. Plus, historian Ruth Goodman investigates the origins of fizzy drinks. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.3
12:15am
International Bowls
Bowls: World Indoor Championships Highlights: 2018 Day 10
Rishi Persad presents action from the second round of the open singles, plus the semi-finals in the ladies' singles draw, at the Potters Leisure Resort in Hopton-on-Sea
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.5
1:15am
A Life on Screen
Michael Palin: A Life on Screen
The actor and writer looks back on his career in an in-depth interview recorded after he received a special award at the 2013 Baftas. The programme looks back at his varied television career, from his earliest collaborations with writing partner Terry Jones, his innovative breakthrough as one of the stars of Monty Python's Flying Circus, to his later dramatic roles and award-winning series of travelogues. Featuring contributions from those who have worked with Palin, including John Cleese, David Jason and Armando Iannucci
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.8
2:15am
Six Robots & Us
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Concluding the two-part documentary aiming to reveal whether technology has reached such a level that modern robots can enhance the lives of people in need. The film rounds up yesterday's stories and follows the university experts as they deliver new robots around the UK. In north London, Michelle and Paul Doherty receive Kaspar, a robot designed to help their autistic four-year-old Ethan with his communication and interaction skills, and a family food store in Edinburgh takes delivery of a robot worker
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.4
3:15am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Thu 25 Jan

6:00am
Flog It! Trade Secrets
Best of British - Part Two
Season 3 Episode 26/30

Paul Martin looks at the history of Mosely Old Hall in Staffordshire as the team explores more antiques around the country
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
6:30am
The Farmers' Country Showdown
Agricultural Student of the Year
Season 2 Episode 17/20

This time, five young farmers compete against each other at The British Farming Awards, all hoping to crowned 'Agricultural Student of the Year'
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.6
7:15am
Antiques Road Trip
Season 16 Episode 18/20

Catherine Southon and Raj Bisram continue their antiques hunt in East Anglia. Catherine comes across a propelling pencil, and Raj stumbles upon some 19th century Italian hatpins
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
8:00am
MasterChef: The Professionals
Season 10 Episode 14/21

As Knockout Week continues, the remaining chefs are split into two groups of five, with the first team set the daunting task of working together to create a three-course fine dining menu for special guests at the Home of Rugby - Twickenham. In the second round, the contestants return to the MasterChef kitchen where they have 90 minutes to create a Showstopper Dish to impress the judges
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.6
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
25/01/2018
Daily news and current-affairs programme offering discussion of breaking stories, exclusive interviews and audience interaction via social media
(Subtitles)

Rating: 1.6
11:00am
BBC Newsroom Live
25/01/2018
A chance to stay up to date on the day's leading stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.1
12:00pm
Daily Politics
Jo Coburn and her guests discuss the latest parliamentary proceedings and what has been happening in the world of politics
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
1:00pm
Live International Bowls
Live Bowls: World Indoor Championships: 2018 Ladies' Singles Final
Coverage of the ladies' singles final at the Potters Leisure Resort in Hopton-on-Sea, which was won by Katherine Rendall last year. Plus, matches in the second round of the open singles draw. Rishi Persad presents, with commentary by David Corkill and John Price. Coverage continues on the interactive service
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.5
5:00pm
Tennis: Australian Open
Tennis: Australian Open 2018: Day 11
Kat Downes presents action from day 11 of the opening Grand Slam tournament of the year, which takes place at Melbourne Park, and featured the latest semi-final matches
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.9
6:00pm
Eggheads
Season 19 Episode 77/95

Jeremy Vine hosts the quiz in which the winners of famous game shows work as a team to tackle a new set of challengers hoping to win a cash prize
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.3
6:30pm
Great American Railroad Journeys
Providence, Rhode Island, to New London, Connecticut
Season 3 Episode 4/20

Michael Portillo starts the next leg of his journey in the Rhode Island capital of Providence, where he seeks out a historic company that counts US presidents among its customers. Travelling west to New London, Connecticut, he visits the US Coast Guard academy, where 300 cadets are trained every year, and finally visits the childhood summer home of dramatist Eugene O'Neill, whose work about the struggles of modern life transformed American theatre
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
7:00pm
Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby
Icehotel, Sweden
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Giles Coren and Monica Galetti travel more than 120 miles north of the Arctic Circle into Swedish Lapland to work in Icehotel in the village of Jukkasjarvi. Using two-ton blocks of ice hacked from the nearby River Torne, Giles works with a team of international artists to create individually crafted rooms and is taught how to make drinking glasses from ice, while Monica learns how the head chef uses natural ingredients found in the nearby forest; and meets Manne, an 82-year-old man who supplies reindeer meat to the hotel. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.6
8:00pm
The Hairy Bikers' Mediterranean Adventure
Mainland France
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Si King and Dave Myers explore the culinary delights of Provence in southern France. Starting out in Marseille, they meet a Moroccan woman who runs a welcome centre where immigrants can eat together - and who makes a fish stew to die for. Travelling west, they learn about the culinary influence of the Romans who conquered Europe 2,000 years ago, try a breakfast of pastry filled with spicy octopus, and dine with a Catalan farmer and his family on a regional speciality of barbecued snails
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.8
9:00pm
A House Through Time
Season 1 Episode 4/4

David Olusoga charts the history of the Liverpool house from 1945 to the present day. Young newlyweds moved into the attic at the end of the war, but then the house fell into rapid decline and after a family of seven stayed there, it was marked for demolition, narrowly avoiding the wrecking ball by a strange twist of fate. Abandoned, it was eventually rescued in the 1970s by an enterprising group of local activists and turned into a home for creative people. Finally, David meets the current owner Gaynor, who has restored the home to its former glory. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.5
10:00pm
The Mash Report
Season 2 Episode 2/6

Comedian Nish Kumar presents the satirical and surreal take on the week's news, with comedy correspondents Ellie Taylor, Steve N Allen and Rachel Parris keeping viewers up to date with everything that has happened - or not happened - this week
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.4
10:30pm
Newsnight
25/01/2018
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Evan Davis
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
11:10pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
11:15pm
Stealing Van Gogh
Andrew Graham-Dixon examines the world of high art and organised crime, as he uncovers the true story behind the greatest art heist of the 21st century, when two priceless paintings were stolen from the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam in December 2002. Andrew travels across Europe meeting policemen, art experts and prosecutors to try and find out what really happened to the stolen masterpieces
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

12:15am
International Bowls
Bowls: World Indoor Championships Highlights: 2018 Day 11
Rishi Persad presents action from the ladies' singles final at the Potters Leisure Resort in Hopton-on-Sea, plus matches in the second round of the open singles draw
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.5
1:15am
A House Through Time
Season 1 Episode 2/4

David Olusoga continues to chart British history through the successive inhabitants of a terraced house in Liverpool, focusing on the 1850s to the 1890s. David uncovers the stories of a widow who turned the dwelling into a boarding house, and an ambitious Jewish immigrant struggling to stay afloat in the midst of a financial crisis. He also traces the story of a seemingly successful couple for whom that house was the backdrop to a family drama involving violence and infidelity and reveals how an unidentified body dragged from the Mersey turned out to have surprising connections to the house
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.5
2:15am
The Hairy Bikers' Mediterranean Adventure
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Si King and Dave Myers explore the culinary delights of Sardinia, starting out in Cagliari, where everyone is in high spirits for the feast of St Efisio. The bikers join in by cooking a local speciality, almond and orange cakes. They also meet the tuna fishermen of Carloforte and a chef who has a special way of serving up platters of the fish, are shown how to make sheep's black pudding by a group of shepherds and are served a stew by the `King of Sardinia'
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.8
3:15am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Fri 26 Jan

6:00am
Flog It! Trade Secrets
Eastern - Part Two
Season 3 Episode 27/30

Paul Martin and the experts offers advice on buying works of art and design from Japan and China, while Paul tries his hand at Japanese Taiko drumming
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
6:30am
The Farmers' Country Showdown
Apples and Pears
Season 2 Episode 18/20

Two fruit farmers compete at the Malvern Autumn Show, and with both wanting to give their juices a real boost, winning a rosette could mean selling out on their stalls
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.6
7:15am
Antiques Road Trip
Season 16 Episode 19/20

Catherine Southon and Raj Bisram search Derbyshire, and while she picks up a pair of 19th-century French opera glasses, he opts for some royal memorabilia
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
8:00am
MasterChef: The Professionals
Season 10 Episode 15/21

In the last programme of knockout week, the second group of five face two tough tests. First they work together to cook a three-course fine dining menu at the Institution of Civil Engineers, to celebrate the organisation's bicentenary. Teamwork will be key as they plan, execute and transport their dishes to the table for Lord Robert Mair, the President of the Institution, and his five VIP guests. They then produce a showstopper dish in just 90 minutes - hoping it will be enough to book their place in the semi-finals
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.6
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
26/01/2018
Daily news and current-affairs programme offering discussion of breaking stories, exclusive interviews and audience interaction via social media
(Subtitles)

Rating: 1.6
11:00am
BBC Newsroom Live
26/01/2018
A chance to stay up to date on the day's leading stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.1
12:00pm
Daily Politics
26/01/2018
Parliamentary proceedings interspersed with discussions, interviews and filmed reports from around the country. Presented by Jo Coburn
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
1:00pm
Live International Bowls
Live Bowls: World Indoor Championships: 2018 Open Singles Quarter-Finals
Coverage of two of the open singles quarter-finals from the Potters Leisure Resort in Hopton-on-Sea, as the players attempt to progress to tomorrow's semi-finals. Rishi Persad presents, with commentary by David Corkill and John Price. Coverage continues on the interactive service
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.5
5:00pm
Tennis: Australian Open
Tennis: Australian Open 2018: Day 12
Kat Downes presents action from day 12 of the opening Grand Slam tournament of the year, which takes place at Melbourne Park, and featured the latest semi-final matches
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.9
6:00pm
Eggheads
Season 19 Episode 78/95

Jeremy Vine hosts the quiz in which the winners of famous game shows work as a team to tackle a new set of challengers hoping to win a cash prize
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.3
6:30pm
Great American Railroad Journeys
New Haven, Connecticut, to Mount Washington, New Hampshire
Season 3 Episode 5/20

Michael Portillo's rail voyage continues through Connecticut heading north through the scenic New England states. In New Haven, a crash course in rowing takes place on a stretch of water where college teams from Yale and Harvard have battled for victory since 1852. Making tracks north to Vermont, Michael experiences 19th-century rural farm life, when its green pastures made it the butter capital of the world. In New Hampshire, he ascends the steep slopes of Mount Washington aboard the world's first mountain climbing cog railway
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
7:00pm
Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby
Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Giles Coren and Monica Galetti join the staff working in some of the most extraordinary hotels around the world, beginning with Marina Bay Sands in Singapore, which employs 9,500 people and caters for a million guests a year. Their duties include acting as attendants at the world's largest infinity pool, working as a butler under a former special forces officer, and joining a catering team that provides Brazilian, Chinese, French and Japanese cuisine for 60 restaurants
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.6
8:00pm
Mastermind
Season 15 Episode 25/31

John Humphrys hosts the celebrated quiz as more contenders brave the infamous black chair. The specialist subjects in the first round are sitcom Red Dwarf, the British overseas terrtory of St Helena, Ascension Island and Tristan da Cunha, the history of Kentucky and Emperor Tiberius. As usual, the second round comprises general knowledge questions
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.6
8:30pm
A Vicar's Life
Season 1 Episode 3/6

New curate Fr Matthew Cashmore is determined to make an impression in his new parish, so dressed in his cassock - which he plans to wear at all times - he hits the streets of Hereford introducing himself to the people of All Saints. In the Black Mountains, the Rev Nicholas Lowton provides moral support for a financially stressed farmer and his wife, who are having to sell their cattle and vacate their farm. In Shropshire, the Rev Matthew Stafford prepares for a visit from the Bishop to bless his new church roof. Narrated by Jan Ravens
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 2.8
9:00pm
Monty Don's Paradise Gardens
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. In Turkey, Monty is dazzled by a display of the Ottoman Empire's favourite flower - the tulip - and learns of its sacred significance. At Topkapi palace, he sees how this sacred value was extended to all plants and landscapes in a way that created gardens that rejoiced in nature. Travelling to India, Monty encounters a new type of spirituality in the tomb gardens of the Mughal Empire, slips in a visit to the Taj Mahal, rides an elephant up to a spectacular Hindi fort and visits a Mughal pleasure garden. Back in the UK, he sets out to see how the concept of Paradise gardens have fared in places as varied as Bradford, Somerset and Highgrove, home of the Prince of Wales
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.3
10:00pm
QI
Omnishambles
Season 15 Episode 13/18

Josh Widdicombe, Stephen K Amos and Cally Beaton join regular panellist Alan Davies to answer host Sandi Toksvig's questions on the theme of `Omnishambles', featuring a woman who never knew that she had won an Olympic gold medal and advice on how to throw the two-handed javelin
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
10:30pm
Newsnight
26/01/2018
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Kirsty Wark
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
11:00pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
11:05pm
Film Drive (2011)
A stuntman who moonlights as a getaway driver tries to protect the wife and child of an imprisoned criminal. Upon his release, the convict is forced to rob a pawnshop to pay off his gangland debts, with the driver offering his assistance. However, the job goes awry and the driver is drawn into a conflict with the Mafia. Crime drama, with Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan and Bryan Cranston
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.8
12:40am
International Bowls
Bowls: World Indoor Championships Highlights: 2018 Day 12
Rishi Persad presents action from the open singles quarter-finals at the Potters Leisure Resort in Hopton-on-Sea, as the players attempted to progress to the semi-finals
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.5
1:40am
Panorama
White Fright: Divided Britain - Panorama
A look at racial segregation in Blackburn, with some parts of the town almost entirely Muslim Asian, while other areas are only lived in by white residents. This kind of social division has been described as a national crisis, despite decades of government policy aimed at bringing people together. So why do such situations persist and what impact do they have on local communities?
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6.3
2:10am
Rome Unpacked
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Chef Giorgio Locatelli and art critic Andrew Graham-Dixon conclude their exploration of Italy's capital. In the second of two programmes, as well as marvelling at the mosaics in the 12th-century Basilica di San Clemente, Andrew takes Giorgio to an ancient Roman schoolteacher's classroom. Then it's on to a true architectural and civic wonder - the vast Testaccio Slaughterhouse, where workers were once paid in offal. Travelling to the Palazzo Colonna, Andrew shows Giorgio the Beaneater by Carracci, a Baroque painting that makes an everyday subject extraordinary
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.3
3:10am
Inside the Factory
Sauces
Season 3 Episode 5/6

Gregg Wallace investigates the production of sauces in the Netherlands. Meanwhile, Cherry Healey lends a hand with making the glass jars needed for mayonnaise, and Ruth Goodman discovers how Brits first fell in love with mayo in the 1960s
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.3
4:10am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Sat 27 Jan

6:05am
The Wonder of Animals
Penguins
Season 1 Episode 1/12

Wildlife documentary making use of scientific research into animal anatomy to explain how various species are uniquely built to thrive in specific habitats. Chris Packham begins by examine details the penguin, detailing how the aquatic, flightless bird's legs, wings and body shape have allowed it to conquer a wide range of landscapes, from deep forests and tropical waters to bustling cities and the toughest place on the planet - Antarctica
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.4
6:35am
Naomi's Nightmares of Nature
Behind the Screams
Season 4 Episode 14/15

Naomi Wilkinson takes viewers on a behind-the-scenes tour to reveal what goes on during the making of Nightmares of Nature
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.5
7:05am
The Pets Factor
Tilly, Pretzel, Bambi and Jasper
Season 1 Episode 4/10

Vet James gets a visit from Pretzel the royal python with a mystery blockage, and things get messy when Cheryl's treats Bambi - a pomeranian pup who is not yet toilet trained
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.6
7:30am
Matilda and the Ramsay Bunch
The US Sportsday
Season 1 Episode 7/15

The world series of beach volleyball takes place in Los Angeles, and the competing teams are incredibly fit and super competitive. Matilda creates a fantastic picnic, which is perfect to eat during the competition
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.8
7:45am
Matilda and the Ramsay Bunch
The Sleepover
Season 1 Episode 8/15

Matilda tries to banish the boys and have a girls-only sleepover. Megan, Holly and their friend Elspeth head off to check out the night stars at a brilliant planetarium
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.8
8:00am
The Dengineers
Hollywood Cinema Den
Season 2 Episode 4/11

Mark Wright and Lauren Layfield create a wheelchair-accessible old-fashioned cinema den full of Hollywood glamour for 11-year-old movie buff Lola and her mother
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
8:30am
Deadly Top 10
Toxic
Season 1 Episode 4/5

Steve Backshall counts down the most toxic animals, including an ancient dragon and a venomous spider
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.3
9:00am
Robot Wars
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Dara O Briain and Angela Scanlon present more battles in the arena, including a robot designed by a nine-year-old girl, which comes complete with a huge pink axe. Other entrants include a team of students from Falkirk whose robot is made of wood and has a petrol engine, and a family team with an ingenious creation made up of parts sourced from their local scrapyard
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.1
10:00am
Robot Wars
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Dara O Briain and Angela Scanlon present more battles in the arena. A team of engineering students has created a robot that is able to move easily in any direction, which they send into battle against a group of holiday camp staff and a father and son duo whose machine is equipped with huge piercing claws
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.1
11:00am
The Snow Wolf Family and Me
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. Gordon Buchanan returns to Canada in the autumn to reunite with the Arctic wolves he has been following as they try to raise their pups and prepare for winter. The cameraman also walks with members of the pack as they hunt lemmings, musk oxen and hares and encounter a rival pack
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.7
12:00pm
The Hairy Bikers' Mediterranean Adventure
Mainland France
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Si King and Dave Myers explore the culinary delights of Provence in southern France. Starting out in Marseille, they meet a Moroccan woman who runs a welcome centre where immigrants can eat together - and who makes a fish stew to die for. Travelling west, they learn about the culinary influence of the Romans who conquered Europe 2,000 years ago, try a breakfast of pastry filled with spicy octopus, and dine with a Catalan farmer and his family on a regional speciality of barbecued snails
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.8
1:00pm
A Vicar's Life
Season 1 Episode 3/6

New curate Fr Matthew Cashmore is determined to make an impression in his new parish, so dressed in his cassock - which he plans to wear at all times - he hits the streets of Hereford introducing himself to the people of All Saints. In the Black Mountains, the Rev Nicholas Lowton provides moral support for a financially stressed farmer and his wife, who are having to sell their cattle and vacate their farm. In Shropshire, the Rev Matthew Stafford prepares for a visit from the Bishop to bless his new church roof. Narrated by Jan Ravens
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 2.8
1:30pm
Film The Diary of Anne Frank (1959)
Oscar-winning fact-based drama based on the famous journal of a German Jewish girl forced to go into hiding with her family from Nazis in an Amsterdam attic for two years. Starring Millie Perkins, Shelley Winters and Richard Beymer
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 7
4:15pm
Italy's Invisible Cities
Naples
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Using the latest 3D scanning technology, Alexander Armstrong and Dr Michael Scott uncover the hidden history of three Italian cities, beginning with Naples, from its earliest Greek and Roman origins. The pair explore the impact of the volcano of Mount Vesuvius, and how it both nurtured the region and exacted a terrible price on the local population. Alexander and Michael also delve into a labyrinth of underground spaces constructed by ruling Bourbon kings in the 19th century, that helped to sustain the city
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.1
5:15pm
Trust Me, I'm a Doctor
Season 7 Episode 4/6

Michael Mosley runs an experiment to find out which foods are best for providing a crucial nutrient, iodine. Plus, Dr Zoe Williams finds out how safe x-rays really are, and psychiatrist Dr Alain Gregoire reveals how mental health first aid aims to reduce the rates of suicide and mental illness
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 3.3
5:45pm
Tom Kerridge: Lose Weight for Good
Season 1 Episode 4/6

After finding out some of the dieters have been sneaking off for takeaways, Tom decides to create his own low-calorie alternatives to fast foods and ready meals. He sets about tackling some of the most popular takeaways within the group, and creates his own nutritional version of a chicken curry, burgers, and even a doner kebab, which would typically exceed over 1,000 calories
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.5
6:15pm
Hugh's Wild West
Season 1 Episode 4/12

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's tour of the West Country continues as he visits the Dorset-Devon border - his home territory. Here, he investigates efforts to bring beavers back to the region for the first time since the 16th century. At Abbotsbury Swannery, resident swan herd Dave Wheeler rounds up his charges for a routine health check, and bat enthusiast Colin Morris offers Hugh an insight into why he transformed a former mansion into a plush sanctuary for Dorset's greater horseshoe bats
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.8
7:15pm
A House Through Time
Season 1 Episode 3/4

Historian David Olusoga follows the story of the Liverpool house from 1891 to 1945, a turbulent 50-year period encompassing two world wars and the Great Depression. For most of that time, it was home to the Snewings, a large family of saddlers. David follows their business through challenging times - death in the family, cut-throat competition, the First World War and the age of the motor car. With their departure came Jack Greenall, a docker keeping a secret from his employees, and then the Duffys, a couple both trying to escape unhappy childhoods
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.5
8:15pm
Dad's Army
Brain versus Brawn
Season 5 Episode 10/13

Mainwaring and the platoon dress as firemen to take part in an initiative exercise, but soon find themselves tackling an all-too-real blaze with only Victorian equipment to rely on. Vintage comedy, starring Arthur Lowe, Clive Dunn and John Le Mesurier. First broadcast in 1972
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 9.3
8:45pm
Grand Tours of Scotland's Lochs
Through the Rough Bounds
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Paul Murton travels into the secret heart of the Rough Bounds of Knoydart, by way of Loch nan Umbh, Loch Morar, Loch Nevis and Loch Arkaig. He lifts the lid on the area's secret connection with the celebrated SOE (Special Operations Executive), which Churchill hoped would 'set Europe ablaze'
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7
9:15pm
QI XL
Omnishambles
Season 15 Episode 13/

Josh Widdicombe, Stephen K Amos and Cally Beaton join regular panellist Alan Davies in an extended edition of the unconventional quiz. This time, host Sandi Toksvig's asks questions on the theme of `Omnishambles', featuring a woman who never knew that she had won an Olympic gold medal and advice on how to throw the two-handed javelin
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.5
10:00pm
Darcey Bussell's New Dance
The former ballerina profiles two modern dance groups that are taking familiar formats into uncharted territory via new works that fuse genres in ways that challenge the boundaries of the artform. Inspired by her own passion for boundary-defying routines, Darcey showcases the work of Boy Blue Entertainment, founded by choreographer Kendrick `H20' Sandy and composer Michael Asante, whose Danny Boyle-directed street dance film Emancipation of Expressionism has found its way onto the GCSE Dance syllabus. She also turns attention to Canadian-based ice dancing collective Le Patin Libre, who use ice in daring new ways, encouraging audiences to view their format from a new perspective
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

10:30pm
Film Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014)
Premiere. A faded movie star famous for his role in a series of superhero movies 20 years previously tries to reclaim his artistic integrity by directing and starring in a Broadway play. The experience plunges him into a personal crisis as both the production and his own family are beset by a series of disasters. Oscar-winning drama, starring Michael Keaton, Edward Norton and Emma Stone
(Subtitles) (Premiere)

Rating: 6.3
12:20am
International Bowls
Bowls: World Indoor Championships Highlights: 2018 Day 13
Rishi Persad presents action from the open singles semi-finals at the Potters Leisure Resort in Hopton-on-Sea, as the players attempted to progress to the showpiece match
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.5
1:20am
Film Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)
A girl takes up the job of maid in the household of the artist Vermeer - but her presence provokes friction in the family and the jealousy of his wife when the servant catches the painter's eye. Peter Webber's 17th-century period drama adapted from the best-selling novel by Tracy Chevalier, starring Scarlett Johansson, Colin Firth, Tom Wilkinson, Judy Parfitt and Cillian Murphy
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.1
2:55am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Sun 28 Jan

6:00am
A to Z of TV Gardening
Letters X, Y & Z
Season 1 Episode 24/25

Carol Kirkwood looks at subjects beginning with the letters X, Y and Z, concluding her alphabetical journey through the world of horticulture. Along the way, she gets inspiration and advice from some of the BBC's most popular gardening presenters
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.3
6:20am
The Instant Gardener
Season 1 Episode 5/10

Presenter Helen Skelton and expert garden designer Danny Clarke head to Bradford to breathe new life into a thoroughly overgrown garden lost in time. The aim is that they will get the job completed in just one day for owner Beverley and her family
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.3
7:05am
Gardeners' World
Season 48 Episode 15/31

At Longmeadow, Monty Don celebrates the height of the summer growing season by making a start on his new scented border; and offers a few suggestions as to what jobs fellow green-fingered enthusiasts can be getting on with this weekend
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.4
7:35am
Monty Don's Paradise Gardens
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. In Turkey, Monty is dazzled by a display of the Ottoman Empire's favourite flower - the tulip - and learns of its sacred significance. At Topkapi palace, he sees how this sacred value was extended to all plants and landscapes in a way that created gardens that rejoiced in nature. Travelling to India, Monty encounters a new type of spirituality in the tomb gardens of the Mughal Empire, slips in a visit to the Taj Mahal, rides an elephant up to a spectacular Hindi fort and visits a Mughal pleasure garden. Back in the UK, he sets out to see how the concept of Paradise gardens have fared in places as varied as Bradford, Somerset and Highgrove, home of the Prince of Wales
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.3
8:35am
Countryfile
Leicestershire
Season 2018

Anita Rani visits Leicester to discover why spring plants are flowering in winter in the city. She also pays a visit to the city's university to learn about Britain's 300 species of rare plants. John Craven attends the building of a new birdwatching hide at Rutland Water, and Tom Heap examines the challenges faced by rural fire services
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
9:30am
Saturday Kitchen Best Bites
Matt Tebbutt presents highlights of the series, recalling his favourite moments from previous years in the kitchen
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.5
11:00am
Food & Drink
Little Luxuries
Season 3 Episode 8/10

Tom Kerridge is joined by fellow Michelin-starred chef Daniel Clifford for a discussion on luxury dishes, with the host pitting his coffee choux bun against his guest's smoked haddock with Iberico ham and beurre blanc. Drinks expert Joe Wadsack brings a white rioja and an Australian dessert wine to the table, while Arabella Weir is taught how to make an upmarket treat by a master patissiere and chocolatier
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5
11:30am
Homes Under the Hammer
Season 17 Episode 8/10

Lucy Alexander visits a flat near the sea in Deal, Kent, and Martin Roberts discovers the best reason for getting into property developing in Derby
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 3.9
12:00pm
Natural World
Nature's Perfect Partners: Natural World
Season 35 Episode 2/

Bill Bailey narrates this natural history documentary telling the story of some of nature's most extraordinary partnerships, revealing what sometimes happens when animals need an itch scratching, help getting into food or home security assistance. The answer is, to find a partner - and not necessarily one of the same species. Highlights include hippos joining forces with fish for a full-body exfoliation and ravens inviting wolverines over for some bone-crunching assistance with their dinner
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.9
1:00pm
Tennis: Australian Open
Tennis: Australian Open 2018: Men's Singles Final
Kat Downes presents action from the men's singles final on day 14 of the opening Grand Slam tournament of the year, which was won by Roger Federer in 2017
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.9
2:30pm
Live International Bowls
Live Bowls: World Indoor Championships: 2018 Open Singles Semi-Final
Coverage of the open singles final from the Potters Leisure Resort in Hopton-on-Sea, as the players compete for the prestigious title won by Paul Foster last year. Rishi Persad presents, with commentary by David Corkill and John Price
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.5
5:15pm
Ski Sunday
28/01/2018
Highlights of the World Cup meeting from Schladming in Austria, and action from the European Open snowboarding competition in Laax, Switzerland
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
6:00pm
Britain's Cycling Superheroes: The Price of Success
The controversy surrounding Britain's international cyclists, examining how Dave Brailsford and Shane Sutton have led the nation to a run of recent successes in both the Olympics and the Tour de France, even as their methods have suffered criticism
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.5
7:00pm
Yellowstone
Yellowstone: The Toughest Spring
Season 1 Episode 2/3

Cameras follow as winter turns to spring in Yellowstone during 2016, capturing the re-emergence of a range of animals who leave their winter dens behind to explore the new, green world. Kate Humble and Patrick Aryee witness young bison taking their first steps, beavers feasting on fresh green shoots, and grizzly bear cubs leaving the den for the first time
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
8:00pm
Dragons' Den
Season 15 Episode 11/14

First to pitch their idea are a business duo hoping to stand out from the crowd with their natural raw dog food, before a doctor tries to drum up interest in his innovative date-based smoothie and a London entrepreneur wants to get the Dragons' hearts pumping with his unique free-running exercise regime. Presented by Evan Davis
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.4
9:00pm
Chris Packham: In Search of the Lost Girl
The naturalist returns to Sumatra, where 20 years previously he photographed a member of a nomadic hunter gatherer tribe and was struck by how her people lived in perfect harmony with their environment. He tries to track her down despite having no clues to her identity or whereabouts. However, he discovers the country has been devastated by deforestation in the intervening years, while many members of the tribe have been killed
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

10:00pm
The Mash Report
Season 2 Episode 2/6

Comedian Nish Kumar presents the satirical and surreal take on the week's news, with comedy correspondents Ellie Taylor, Steve N Allen and Rachel Parris keeping viewers up to date with everything that has happened - or not happened - this week
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 2.4
10:30pm
Insert Name Here
Jack
Season 3 Episode 8/8

Tom Davis, Kate Williams, Robert Peston and Aisling Bea join team captains Richard Osman and Josh Widdicombe to answer questions about famous people who share a name, with the winners earning the right to pick the greatest bearer of the moniker. Sue Perkins hosts. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.1
11:00pm
Cleverman
Revival
Season 2 Episode 1/6

New series. Sci-fi drama set in the near-future in Australia. Koen is seemingly dead following the recent massacre of the Hairies and rebels - but he returns to life, more powerful than ever and ready to continue his fight against the Containment Authority. His surviving followers are rescued from imprisonment by a mysterious stranger who disappears into the forest. Meanwhile, Slade begins a series of experiments on the Hairies to remove their powers
(New Series) (Subtitles)

Rating: 3.3
11:55pm
Film Norfolk (2015)
Premiere. A mercenary leads an idyllic life with his son in a rural environment, until the day a mysterious stranger arrives bearing instructions. He must carry out one last mission - the assassination of a group of revolutionaries - but the assignment threatens to destroy his bond with his child. Drama, starring Denis Menochet and Barry Keoghan
(Subtitles) (Premiere)

1:15am
Question Time
25/01/2018
David Dimbleby chairs the debate from Dumfries, with a panel of politicians and other guests facing topical questions from the audience
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 4.1
2:15am
Holby City
Hanssen is as Hanssen Does
Season 20 Episode 4/52

Torn between guilt and duty, Hanssen is pushed to the brink. Frustrated by her injury and longing to avoid the memorial, Jac turns to an old friend for support. And Lofty is thrown when an unexpected patient turns up on Keller
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.3
3:15am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Mon 29 Jan

6:00am
Flog It! Trade Secrets
Decorated - Part Two
Season 3 Episode 28/30

The experts explore decorative antiques and Paul Martin visits a couple with a flair for decorating their Edwardian time capsule home
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
6:30am
The Farmers' Country Showdown
Salt and Crisps
Season 2 Episode 19/20

At the Speciality and Fine Food Fair in London, potato farmer Anthony Froggart hopes to attract interest in his premium crisp products made on his farm in Staffordshire. Meanwhile, Alison and David Lea-Wilson promote their salt harvested from their idyllic coastal spot in Anglesey, Wales. Narrated by Bill Paterson
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.6
7:15am
Antiques Road Trip
Season 16 Episode 20/20

Raj Bisram and Catherine Southon head from East Anglia to Bristol. On their way, Catherine visits Leamington Spa to hear the town's connection to the assassination of one of Hitler's inner circle, while Raj heads to Solihull to take a ride on a motorbike that won races and helped win the Second World War. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
8:00am
Antiques Roadshow
Senate House 2
Season 40 Episode 5/26

Fiona Bruce presents the show from Senate House in Bloomsbury, where experts meet a man who has flown in from Antwerp to get a carved whale bone scrimshaw valued. Other items featured in the show include a brick that survived the Great Fire of London and a stuffed artist's model used by some of 19th-century Paris's most famous painters
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 5.6
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
29/01/2018
Daily news and current-affairs programme offering discussion of breaking stories, exclusive interviews and audience interaction via social media
(Subtitles)

Rating: 1.6
11:00am
BBC Newsroom Live
29/01/2018
A chance to stay up to date on the day's leading stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.1
12:00pm
Daily Politics
29/01/2018
Parliamentary proceedings interspersed with discussions, interviews and filmed reports from around the country. Presented by Jo Coburn
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
1:00pm
Monty Halls' Great Escape
Season 1 Episode 1/5

Documentary in which marine biologist and professional diver Monty Halls rejects urban life to become a 21st-century beachcomber. In this first programme, he and his dog Reuben arrive on the west coast of Scotland, where a team of locals helps to convert a cattle shed into a comfortable home overlooking Monty's target - an isolated beach waiting to be scoured
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
2:00pm
Sahara with Michael Palin
A Line in the Sand
Season 1 Episode 1/4

The actor begins his trek across the Sahara Desert. Landing in Morocco after crossing the Straits of Gibraltar, he proceeds to scale the High Atlas mountains and meets the Sahawari people, who provide welcome assistance in an inhospitable land. He also rides on the world's longest train, and plays a game of desert draughts
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.5
3:00pm
A Place to Call Home
The Things We Do for Love
Season 3 Episode 1/10

Regina threatens Sarah's future as George's life hangs in the balance, while Anna and Gino's honeymoon is clouded by the contents of Swanson's letter
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.4
3:50pm
This Wild Life
Elephant in the Bedroom
Season 1 Episode 1/12

Wildlife expert Saba Douglas-Hamilton, her husband Frank Pope and their three young children move to the Samburu National Reserve in Kenya, where she is taking over the running of a safari camp. Things get off to a rocky start when guests arrive earlier than expected and an elephant emergency pushes everyone to their limits. Has the family got what it takes to survive their new life? Julian Rhind-Tutt narrates
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.5
4:20pm
The Hunt
The Hardest Challenge
Season 1 Episode 1/7

The challenges predators face as they stalk their prey, and revealing how it is far more common for hunts to end in failure. The first episode demonstrates how leopards use stealth and concealment to get close to their prey, while African wild dogs have to work as a team. The programme also features footage of killer whales, which rely on their intelligence, Nile crocodiles that can wait years between meals, spiders able to spin 25 foot webs and amur falcons, which travel 16,000 miles every year to hunt insects. Narrated by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.2
5:20pm
Flog It!
London 28
Season 11 Episode 16/60

Catherine Southon and Will Axon value items at London Zoo in Regent's Park, including original sets of Chipperfield circus toys and racing green tin cars. Presenter Paul Martin visits Horace Walpole's gothic castle Strawberry Hill in nearby Twickenham
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.6
6:00pm
Eggheads
Season 19 Episode 79/95

Jeremy Vine hosts the quiz in which the winners of famous game shows work as a team to tackle a new set of challengers hoping to win a cash prize
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.3
6:30pm
Great American Railroad Journeys
Burlington, Vermont, to Plattsburgh, New York
Season 3 Episode 6/20

Michael Portillo travels from Vermont to New York, setting out from Burlington and following the old trade route across Lake Champlain to Plattsburgh and the Adirondack Mountains
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
7:00pm
Big Dreams Small Spaces
Season 2 Episode 1/6

Monty Don returns to help more amateur horticulturists transform their small or average-sized plots into something extraordinary. In Salisbury, newly engaged couple Glenn and Zoe want a new garden to produce flowers for their wedding, but their sloping plot seems completely unusable. Monty has the ideas and plenty of enthusiasm, but can they get the planting done in time for the wedding? In Barnet, he gets to work on an overgrown allotment that owner Nighat wants to use as a site for keeping bees, as well for growing fruit and vegetables
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.2
8:00pm
Only Connect
Dandies v Escapologists
Season 13 Episode 24/37

Victoria Coren Mitchell asks the questions as round two losers the Dandies and the Escapologists return for one final chance to stay in the competition. Among the challenges facing the players is to determine what connects light kiss, snow leopard, American garden, and a fastening with rope
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.7
8:30pm
University Challenge
Season 24 Episode 25/37

In the first of the quarter-final matches, two teams of four students compete to make it to the next stage of the competition as they try to win two matches to progress to the semi-finals. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.3
9:00pm
Winterwatch
Winterwatch 2018
Season 6 Episode 1/4

New series. The team returns to follow the fortunes of wildlife around the UK, catching up with animals featured in last year's Autumnwatch. Chris Packham and Michaela Strachan host from their base at the National Trust's Sherborne Park in Gloucestershire, while Martin Hughes-Games continues to go deeper into some of the hidden stories around the estate. Gillian Burke is on Islay in the Inner Hebrides, tracking down a family of otters who live in and around one of the island's famous whisky distilleries
(New Series) (Subtitles)

Rating: 6.7
10:00pm
Two Doors Down
Burns Supper
Season 3 Episode 1/6

New series. Cathy, Colin, Ian and Gordon head to Eric and Beth to celebrate Burns Night, and everyone is surprised when Christine turns up - back early from visiting daughter Sophie in north Wales and full of complaints about the trip. Colin's mention of ex-girlfriend Yvonne sets Cathy's blood boiling, while not all the guests are enthusiastic about eating haggis, least of all vegetarian Gordon. The return of the comedy, starring Arabella Weir, Alex Norton, Doon Mackichan, Jonathan Watson and Elaine C Smith
(New Series) (Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6
10:30pm
Newsnight
29/01/2018
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Emily Maitlis
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
11:10pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
11:15pm
Odyssey
Gone Elvis
Season 1 Episode 1/13

During a mission with her US army special ops team in Mali, Sgt Odelle Ballard stumbles upon encrypted files that prove a major American corporation is secretly funding terrorists and copies it onto a flash drive. She is then the sole survivor of an attack on her unit and must make the grueling journey back home. Back in the US, business investigator Pete Decker uncovers corruption in the private sector, and G8 protest organizer Harrison Walters begins to suspect a government cover-up. Thriller, starring Anna Friel and Peter Facinelli
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.2
12:00am
Odyssey
Oscar Mike
Season 1 Episode 2/13

Rumours that Ballard survived the attack are denied by the US Army, while the sergeant escapes with Aslam by joining a pilgrimage to Timbuktu as she continues her efforts to get back home. Meanwhile, the enormity of recent events begin to overwhelm Decker, and Walters tries to track Offer down when he goes missing with an important piece of information. Thriller, starring Anna Friel and Peter Facinelli
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.2
12:45am
Countryfile
Leicestershire
Season 2018

Anita Rani visits Leicester to discover why spring plants are flowering in winter in the city. She also pays a visit to the city's university to learn about Britain's 300 species of rare plants. John Craven attends the building of a new birdwatching hide at Rutland Water, and Tom Heap examines the challenges faced by rural fire services
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6.7
1:40am
Big Cats
Season 1 Episode 2/3

The second documentary looks at how cats have adapted to the challenges of life in almost every environment on Earth. The margay leaps through the treetops in the Central American jungle, while the pregnant jaguar waits for thousands of turtles to arrive on a remote Pacific beach. In the Karoo region of South Africa, a tiny black-footed cat stakes its claim to the title of the world's deadliest feline, and in Outer Mongolia, the Pallas's cat is able to disguise itself as a rock - a useful trick while hunting
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.3
2:40am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9