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Fri 20 Jan

7:10am
The Bill
New Blood
Season 24 Episode 41/89

New constables Leon Taylor, Millie Brown and Arun Ghir (Dominic Power, Clare Foster and Abhin Galeya) quickly get into their stride when a stolen cutting torch is used in a bank robbery. Leon makes his first arrest as the bumbling duo who tunnelled into the bank are traced, but the money has disappeared and the mastermind behind the operation is still on the loose
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
8:00am
Boon
Unto Us Four a Son
Season 1 Episode 5/13

When Ken is attacked outside a school attended by the child of a rock star he is minding, he soon realises that the youngster was the intended target. Michael Elphick stars

Rating: 5.3
9:00am
Bergerac
Nice People Die in Bed
Season 1 Episode 2/10

A charity boss with a taste for the high life is found dead in a hotel - and Jim suspects foul play. Drama, starring John Nettles
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
10:00am
All Creatures Great and Small
Attendant Problems
Season 2 Episode 2/14

The vets face the consequences of attacks by a stray dog on a flock of expectant sheep. Rural drama, starring Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy and Carol Drinkwater
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
11:00am
The Bill
New Blood
Season 24 Episode 41/89

New constables Leon Taylor, Millie Brown and Arun Ghir (Dominic Power, Clare Foster and Abhin Galeya) quickly get into their stride when a stolen cutting torch is used in a bank robbery. Leon makes his first arrest as the bumbling duo who tunnelled into the bank are traced, but the money has disappeared and the mastermind behind the operation is still on the loose
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
12:00pm
The Bill
Landfill Killer
Season 24 Episode 42/89

A woman's body is found on a landfill site and Neil and Kezia learn the victim had been involved in an argument at a house party on the night of her death. Three suspects emerge from the story of her tangled love life, but the investigation reaches deadlock when all three seem to have cast-iron alibis
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
1:00pm
As Time Goes By
The Cruise
Season 2 Episode 6/7

Lionel asks Jean to accompany him on an all-expenses-paid cruise, but she remains unmoved by his efforts to woo her. Comedy, starring Judi Dench and Geoffrey Palmer
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.9
1:40pm
Steptoe and Son
The Colour Problem
Season 5 Episode 5/7

Harold considers buying a flashy new car to impress the ladies, although Albert would rather splash out on a new colour television
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 5.9
2:20pm
Birds of a Feather
Can't Judge a Book
Season 8 Episode 5/6

Chris comes up with a surprise, while Sharon's contentment is shattered by the medical advice all women dread - she has got to lose weight

Rating: 4.2
3:00pm
Boon
Unto Us Four a Son
Season 1 Episode 5/13

When Ken is attacked outside a school attended by the child of a rock star he is minding, he soon realises that the youngster was the intended target. Michael Elphick stars

Rating: 5.3
4:00pm
Bergerac
Nice People Die in Bed
Season 1 Episode 2/10

A charity boss with a taste for the high life is found dead in a hotel - and Jim suspects foul play. Drama, starring John Nettles
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
5:00pm
All Creatures Great and Small
Attendant Problems
Season 2 Episode 2/14

The vets face the consequences of attacks by a stray dog on a flock of expectant sheep. Rural drama, starring Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy and Carol Drinkwater
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
6:00pm
Steptoe and Son
The Colour Problem
Season 5 Episode 5/7

Harold considers buying a flashy new car to impress the ladies, although Albert would rather splash out on a new colour television
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 5.9
6:40pm
Last of the Summer Wine
Just a Small Funeral
Season 21 Episode 6/10

Compo's funeral day arrives, and emotions run high as Clegg and Truly face the saddest moment of their lives. Elsewhere, others have problems deciding what to wear, and Howard suddenly finds himself torn between three demanding females. Long-running comedy starring Peter Sallis and Frank Thornton
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
7:20pm
As Time Goes By
The Cruise
Season 2 Episode 6/7

Lionel asks Jean to accompany him on an all-expenses-paid cruise, but she remains unmoved by his efforts to woo her. Comedy, starring Judi Dench and Geoffrey Palmer
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.9
8:00pm
New Tricks
Diamond Geezers
Season 3 Episode 4/8

The team tracks vicious criminal Chopper Hadley, who is back in the country for a week, with Brian going undercover to apprehend the villain. Patrick Malahide (The Inspector Alleyn Mysteries) guest stars, with Dennis Waterman, James Bolam and Alun Armstrong
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
9:00pm
Jonathan Creek
Angel Hair
Season 4 Episode 2/6

Jack Dee guest stars as a successful composer who wonders how his new lover has managed to miraculously regrow a full head of hair in just two days. Carla resolves to work it out for herself, while Jonathan finds himself at the centre of some unwanted attention. Light-hearted crime drama, starring Alan Davies and Julia Sawalha
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.2
10:00pm
New Tricks
Death of a Timeshare Salesman
Season 6 Episode 5/8

The squad reinvestigates the death of a timeshare magnate, previously thought to have committed suicide, when a reformed call girl claims she was with him the night he died and saw someone force their way into his house as she left. It then emerges the deceased's widow has since fallen on hard times after being swindled by her late husband's business partner - who is connected to a notorious criminal. Guest starring Shane Richie (EastEnders), Naomi Bentley (Primeval) and Claire Rushbrook (Collision)
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
11:20pm
Spooks
The Rose Bed Memoirs
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Tom and his team set out to retrieve disgraced former MP Hampton Wilder's memoirs, which contain information capable of provoking a scandal big enough to bring down the government. Unfortunately, details are leaked to the press, leaving MI5 to question who is really pulling the strings. With guest stars Tim Pigott-Smith, Nicholas Farrell and David Calder

Rating: 8
12:40am
Boon
Unto Us Four a Son
Season 1 Episode 5/13

When Ken is attacked outside a school attended by the child of a rock star he is minding, he soon realises that the youngster was the intended target. Michael Elphick stars

Rating: 5.3
1:40am
The Bill
Landfill Killer
Season 24 Episode 42/89

A woman's body is found on a landfill site and Neil and Kezia learn the victim had been involved in an argument at a house party on the night of her death. Three suspects emerge from the story of her tangled love life, but the investigation reaches deadlock when all three seem to have cast-iron alibis

Rating: 5.4
2:35am
South Riding
Season 1 Episode 3/3

Robert tries to avoid Sarah following their encounter in Manchester - but his emotional turmoil is overshadowed by a lawsuit that could ruin him. Meanwhile, Sarah fights her feelings of humiliation as she searches for a way to get Lydia Holly back into school, and Huggins makes a desperate attempt to recoup his losses. Drama set in rural 1930s Yorkshire, starring Anna Maxwell Martin and David Morrissey

Rating: 7
3:35am
Garden Hopping
Season 1 Episode 6/13

Daphne Ledward visits the inspirational Bluebell Cottage in Cheshire, which is open to the public as part of the National Gardens Scheme project

Rating: 3

Sat 21 Jan

7:10am
Pie in the Sky
Chinese Whispers
Season 4 Episode 3/6

Crabbe helps the owners of a local Chinese takeaway whose pride and takings are steadily being eroded by racist attacks, while the Great British Grub competition looks set to be a roaring success. Comedy drama, starring Richard Griffiths and Maggie Steed
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
8:00am
Pie in the Sky
New Leaf
Season 4 Episode 4/6

Crabbe agrees to cook for a reluctant witness in a police safe house, and comes under threat from both a ruthless villain and an unscrupulous copper. Meanwhile, Henderson is alarmed by an unwelcome reminder of a past indiscretion. Comedy drama, starring Richard Griffiths
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
9:00am
Pie in the Sky
Breaking Bread
Season 4 Episode 5/6

A luncheon given by the area's new police caterers for local bigwigs is sabotaged, leaving Crabbe spoiled for choice when it comes to suspects. Detective drama, starring Richard Griffiths, Maggie Steed and Malcolm Sinclair
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
10:00am
Pie in the Sky
Gary's Cake
Season 4 Episode 6/6

Armed raiders rob wealthy guests at the restaurant, leaving Crabbe no option but to shut up shop. To make matters worse, hotshot DS Stringer is put in charge of the case, and soon finds himself unpopular with the staff by insulting Margaret and victimising Gary. Starring Richard Griffiths and Samantha Janus
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
11:00am
Sharpe
Sharpe's Company
Season 2 Episode 1/3

The return of an old enemy leads to a series of problems, beginning with the loss of Sharpe's hard-earned captaincy, and culminating in a race against time to rescue his lover Teresa and their baby from the beleaguered city of Badajoz before Wellesley's forces attack. Military adventure, starring Sean Bean and Pete Postlethwaite
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.9
1:00pm
Pie in the Sky
Chinese Whispers
Season 4 Episode 3/6

Crabbe helps the owners of a local Chinese takeaway whose pride and takings are steadily being eroded by racist attacks, while the Great British Grub competition looks set to be a roaring success. Comedy drama, starring Richard Griffiths and Maggie Steed
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
2:00pm
Pie in the Sky
New Leaf
Season 4 Episode 4/6

Crabbe agrees to cook for a reluctant witness in a police safe house, and comes under threat from both a ruthless villain and an unscrupulous copper. Meanwhile, Henderson is alarmed by an unwelcome reminder of a past indiscretion. Comedy drama, starring Richard Griffiths
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
3:00pm
Pie in the Sky
Breaking Bread
Season 4 Episode 5/6

A luncheon given by the area's new police caterers for local bigwigs is sabotaged, leaving Crabbe spoiled for choice when it comes to suspects. Detective drama, starring Richard Griffiths, Maggie Steed and Malcolm Sinclair
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
4:00pm
Pie in the Sky
Gary's Cake
Season 4 Episode 6/6

Armed raiders rob wealthy guests at the restaurant, leaving Crabbe no option but to shut up shop. To make matters worse, hotshot DS Stringer is put in charge of the case, and soon finds himself unpopular with the staff by insulting Margaret and victimising Gary. Starring Richard Griffiths and Samantha Janus
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
5:00pm
One Foot in the Grave
In Luton Airport No One Can Hear You Scream
Season 2 Episode 1/6

The Meldrews return from an overseas holiday to find yet another disaster awaiting them - their home has been demolished. Richard Wilson and Annette Crosbie star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
5:40pm
One Foot in the Grave
We Have Put Her Living in the Tomb
Season 2 Episode 2/6

Victor and Margaret agree to pet-sit a tortoise for a friend who ought to know better, and an anniversary outing to the theatre ends in disaster. Richard Wilson and Annette Crosbie star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
6:20pm
One Foot in the Grave
Dramatic Fever
Season 2 Episode 3/6

The Meldrew household echoes to the sound of laughter, as Margaret joins the local amateur dramatic society and Victor begins penning a sitcom script. However, his mother-in-law's bath-time accident and a run-in with British Telecom soon leave the curmudgeonly codger in no mood for jokes. Comedy, starring Richard Wilson and Annette Crosbie
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
7:00pm
Hetty Wainthropp Investigates
Eye Witness
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Hetty and amiable sidekick Geoffrey become embroiled in a convoluted case involving a deaf birdwatcher who goes missing at the same time as a woman's body is found at the bottom of a cliff he is known to frequent. Light-hearted drama, with Patricia Routledge and Dominic Monaghan, featuring a guest appearance by David Bower
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.4
8:00pm
Jonathan Creek
Angel Hair
Season 4 Episode 2/6

Jack Dee guest stars as a successful composer who wonders how his new lover has managed to miraculously regrow a full head of hair in just two days. Carla resolves to work it out for herself, while Jonathan finds himself at the centre of some unwanted attention. Light-hearted crime drama, starring Alan Davies and Julia Sawalha
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.2
9:00pm
Wallander
One Step Behind
Season 1 Episode 3/3

Three teenagers are shot dead while enjoying a picnic in a secluded wood. When a colleague of Wallander's is also murdered, he becomes convinced the two crimes are related, and sets out to catch the killer. However, the detective is faced with a lack of clues and an assassin who always seems to be one step ahead. Drama based on the best-selling books by Henning Mankell, starring Kenneth Branagh and Sarah Smart
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
11:00pm
Waking the Dead
Undertow
Season 5

Feature-length episode. The team finds evidence linking a soon-to-be-released benefits fraudster with a string of murders. Unfortunately, the nature of their proof is circumstantial at best - and with only a short while to go until the end of the man's nine-month sentence, the detectives have their work cut out to solve the crimes before he is released and free to kill again. Detective drama, starring Trevor Eve and Sue Johnston
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
1:00am
Hetty Wainthropp Investigates
Eye Witness
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Hetty and amiable sidekick Geoffrey become embroiled in a convoluted case involving a deaf birdwatcher who goes missing at the same time as a woman's body is found at the bottom of a cliff he is known to frequent. Light-hearted drama, with Patricia Routledge and Dominic Monaghan, featuring a guest appearance by David Bower
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.4
2:00am
Daniel Deronda
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Drama series adapted from George Eliot's final novel. A free-spirited woman falls in love with a self-doubting, sensitive man she meets over a roulette table, but soon finds herself forced to marry a domineering aristocrat determined to crush her independent nature. She gradually turns to the real object of her affections, only to discover he's torn between her and a girl he saved from drowning

3:35am
Garden Hopping
Season 1 Episode 13/13

Daphne Ledward explores the historic city of Warwick as part of her National Gardens Scheme tour, discovering medieval buildings and the gardens of Lord Leycester Hospital

Rating: 3

Sun 22 Jan

7:10am
Pie in the Sky
Gary's Cake
Season 4 Episode 6/6

Armed raiders rob wealthy guests at the restaurant, leaving Crabbe no option but to shut up shop. To make matters worse, hotshot DS Stringer is put in charge of the case, and soon finds himself unpopular with the staff by insulting Margaret and victimising Gary. Starring Richard Griffiths and Samantha Janus
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
8:00am
The Bill
Cowboy Country
Season 24 Episode 38/89

Tensions rise between Terry and Max when they find themselves stuck in a traffic jam and are helpless to intervene as carjackers drag a woman from her vehicle, stabbing her fatally. The atmosphere deteriorates as the detectives work on the case, which involves a large-scale international gang, and Sam has to separate them when they come to blows
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
9:00am
The Bill
We Are Family - Part One
Season 24 Episode 39/89

Part one of two. Sally and Beth discover a man found badly beaten had argued with his runaway daughter Lucy the night before. Beth develops a soft spot for the girl, but can't get much out of her about the incident and her touchingly protective boyfriend Mark (guest star Joe Absolom) denies suggestions he might be involved. The family clearly have a lot to hide and Sally warns Beth not to get personally involved
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
10:00am
The Bill
We Are Family - Part Two
Season 24 Episode 40/89

Part two of two. Lucy Burton's body is found in an apparent suicide, but forensics reveal she was murdered. A distraught Beth has the unenviable task of quizzing her friends and searching the house, while Terry discovers the victim's sinister housemate Mark Lawrence (played by Joe Absolom) has a history of beguiling and controlling girls
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
11:00am
The Bill
New Blood
Season 24 Episode 41/89

New constables Leon Taylor, Millie Brown and Arun Ghir (Dominic Power, Clare Foster and Abhin Galeya) quickly get into their stride when a stolen cutting torch is used in a bank robbery. Leon makes his first arrest as the bumbling duo who tunnelled into the bank are traced, but the money has disappeared and the mastermind behind the operation is still on the loose
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
12:00pm
Call the Midwife
Season 1 Episode 4/6

A baby girl, recently delivered by Jenny, is snatched from her pram, uniting the community in a desperate search for the missing child. A newlywed couple are excited about becoming parents - but when the wife develops a serious medical condition, their chances of happiness are jeopardised. Jessica Raine, Bryony Hannah and Miranda Hart star in the 1950s-set nursing drama, with Thomasin Rand and Tom Goodman-Hill
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.3
1:20pm
Call the Midwife
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Jenny befriends Nonnatus House cleaner Peggy and her brother Frank, who has cancer, and learns all about the siblings' upbringing in the workhouse and the effect it has had on their relationship. Meanwhile, Fred has a new money-making venture - a pig called Evie - but his hopes of bringing home the bacon are scuppered when it turns out the porker is pregnant, so the midwives rally round to deliver the piglets
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.3
2:40pm
Call the Midwife
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Sister Monica Joan develops pneumonia after being found mysteriously wandering near the docks - but things only gets worse when she is accused of theft and faces the prospect of prison. Chummy's mother arrives to meet PC Noakes, but when the visit is less than a success, the midwife suffers a crisis of confidence and breaks off her relationship - leaving Jenny and the others trying to persuade her she is making a terrible mistake. Judy Parfitt, Miranda Hart and Jessica Raine star
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.3
4:00pm
Catherine Cookson's The Girl
Season 1

Feature-length period drama, starring Siobhan Flynn. A dying woman takes her daughter to the home of her former lover, a wealthy mine agent, who takes the child in. But the man's wife is less than happy about the arrangement and determines to keep the girl apart from her own offspring. With Jonathan Cake, Mark Benton and Susan Jameson
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
7:00pm
New Tricks
ID Parade
Season 1 Episode 2/7

Sandra Pullman and the team re-open the 17-year-old case of a murdered policewoman when it is revealed that a gun discovered in a diving operation was used to kill her. The team suspects a stalker, seen in the area at the time, is responsible for the killing, but when DNA evidence reveals that the same gun was also used in an armed robbery six months previously, a web of lies involving a faked robbery and a gang of money-laundering thieves is exposed. Amanda Redman stars
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.4
8:00pm
New Tricks
Painting on Loan
Season 1 Episode 3/7

The team members have to draw on their powers of detection and discretion when a painting in the Queen's private collection is found to be a fake - and all the clues lead to an art forger and political activist who seemingly committed suicide after a fire destroyed his studio. Meanwhile, prospective grandfather Standing has to sell his beloved Triumph Stag to buy his pregnant daughter a pushchair. Anthony Head guest stars alongside Dennis Waterman and Amanda Redman
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
9:00pm
Silent Witness
Home
Season 13

Nikki travels to her childhood home in South Africa after being hired by a private security firm to investigate the disappearance of five young men in the 1980s. Meanwhile, Harry and Leo become embroiled in their efforts to reverse the deportation of a Zimbabwean asylum-seeker from the UK
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.4
11:00pm
Spooks
Who Guards the Guards?
Season 3 Episode 3/10

Danny and the team investigate the attempted assassination of a famous novelist, and begin to suspect he may not have been the intended target. The evidence they uncover suggests a senior member of the Government has made a deal that threatens to undermine UK security and the life of an innocent man. Guest starring Tim McInnerny
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
12:00am
Spooks
A Prayer for My Daughter
Season 3 Episode 4/10

A diplomat is killed while attending the latest round of Middle East talks, and MI5 suspect a link with a shadowy group known as the November Committee - but become involved in a race against time when it appears a pro-Palestinian British MP is next on the assassins' hit list. The case is complicated further when a link is discovered between the organisation and Harry's daughter. Guest starring Anton Lesser and Corin Redgrave
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
1:00am
Catherine Cookson's The Girl
Season 1

Feature-length period drama, starring Siobhan Flynn. A dying woman takes her daughter to the home of her former lover, a wealthy mine agent, who takes the child in. But the man's wife is less than happy about the arrangement and determines to keep the girl apart from her own offspring. With Jonathan Cake, Mark Benton and Susan Jameson
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7

Mon 23 Jan

7:00am
Upstairs Downstairs
All the Things You Are
Season 2 Episode 4/6

Spargo signs up for a boxing tournament to impress Beryl, only to be told he is too old for the ring, so he recruits Johnny as his protege. However, he ends up teaching his young friend fighting skills of a different kind when he receives his call-up papers. Upstairs, the Hollands drift further apart, with Lady Agnes drawn to American millionaire Caspar Landry, who shows her an exciting world away from Eaton Place, while Sir Hallam becomes distracted by his desire for another woman - and makes a dangerous decision that will change his life for ever

Rating: 4.1
8:00am
Boon
Glasshouse People
Season 1 Episode 6/13

Hired to discover who is behind a protection racket gang who have smashed mirrors and crockery at Harry Crawford's hotel, Boon decides to take the battle to the enemy - with surprising results for all concerned. Richard Griffiths guest stars, with Michael Elphick and David Dakerboon

Rating: 5.3
9:00am
Bergerac
Unlucky Dip
Season 1 Episode 3/10

Jim investigates a drug courier who had his package lifted by an elusive Parisian pickpocket, who is now trying to sell his ill-gotten gains. However, he repeatedly finds himself foiled by the cunning felon and later faces charges of brutality. Detective drama, starring John Nettles
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
10:00am
All Creatures Great and Small
Fair Means and Fowl
Season 2 Episode 3/14

Tristan has a mishap while treating a cow, leaving the Darrowby practice facing a possible lawsuit. Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy and Peter Davison star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
11:00am
The Bill
Landfill Killer
Season 24 Episode 42/89

A woman's body is found on a landfill site and Neil and Kezia learn the victim had been involved in an argument at a house party on the night of her death. Three suspects emerge from the story of her tangled love life, but the investigation reaches deadlock when all three seem to have cast-iron alibis
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
12:00pm
The Bill
Gun Runner: Trigger Happy
Season 24 Episode 43/89

Part one of five. New recruit PC Mel Ryder (Rhea Bailey) accompanies Smithy to interview an ex-soldier accused of trashing his own home. The Iraq War veteran admits to involvement with a gun-running operation but makes his escape after handcuffing the terrified pair at gun-point
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
1:00pm
Last of the Summer Wine
From Here to Paternity
Season 21 Episode 7/10

As Clegg and Truly prepare to face life without Compo, a letter arrives addressed to their late friend from his son Tom. Long-running comedy, starring Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton and Tom Owen
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
1:40pm
Steptoe and Son
TB or Not TB
Season 5 Episode 6/7

Health-conscious Harold hauls Albert along for a routine chest X-ray and agrees to have one himself - but the result is not what he expected. Vintage comedy, starring Wilfrid Brambell and Harry H Corbett
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 5.9
2:20pm
Birds of a Feather
Money
Season 8 Episode 6/6

Tracey receives the payout from Garth's endowment policy in the post, and finds herself facing a dilemma - whether to hand the money over or take Sharon's advice and squander it on herself. Comedy, starring Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson and Lesley Joseph

Rating: 4.2
3:00pm
Boon
Glasshouse People
Season 1 Episode 6/13

Hired to discover who is behind a protection racket gang who have smashed mirrors and crockery at Harry Crawford's hotel, Boon decides to take the battle to the enemy - with surprising results for all concerned. Richard Griffiths guest stars, with Michael Elphick and David Dakerboon

Rating: 5.3
4:00pm
Bergerac
Unlucky Dip
Season 1 Episode 3/10

Jim investigates a drug courier who had his package lifted by an elusive Parisian pickpocket, who is now trying to sell his ill-gotten gains. However, he repeatedly finds himself foiled by the cunning felon and later faces charges of brutality. Detective drama, starring John Nettles
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
5:00pm
All Creatures Great and Small
Fair Means and Fowl
Season 2 Episode 3/14

Tristan has a mishap while treating a cow, leaving the Darrowby practice facing a possible lawsuit. Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy and Peter Davison star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
6:00pm
Steptoe and Son
TB or Not TB
Season 5 Episode 6/7

Health-conscious Harold hauls Albert along for a routine chest X-ray and agrees to have one himself - but the result is not what he expected. Vintage comedy, starring Wilfrid Brambell and Harry H Corbett
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 5.9
6:40pm
Last of the Summer Wine
From Here to Paternity
Season 21 Episode 7/10

As Clegg and Truly prepare to face life without Compo, a letter arrives addressed to their late friend from his son Tom. Long-running comedy, starring Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton and Tom Owen
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
7:20pm
As Time Goes By
The Book Signing
Season 2 Episode 7/7

Jean is concerned for Lionel's success as the day of his book launch arrives and wonders if Alistair will be able to help out with a publicity stunt should sales start to flag. Romantic comedy, starring Judi Dench and Geoffrey Palmer
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.9
8:00pm
Judge John Deed
Popular Appeal
Season 4 Episode 6/6

The judge makes dangerous enemies by pressing the police for an inquiry into the death of Rufus Baron and also presides over the trial of the producers of a reality TV show, charged with manslaughter of a contestant. Starring Martin Shaw, with Jenny Seagrove and Ben Caplan
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.7
10:00pm
New Tricks
The Last Laugh
Season 6 Episode 6/8

Gerry celebrates his birthday at a comedy club, where a controversial act comes under fire from a group of hecklers. Sandra discovers the most vocal member of the gang is the niece of a political activist who went missing 25 years previously after waging a campaign against the comedian. Agreeing to reinvestigate the disappearance, the squad discovers that the activist and her boyfriend had infiltrated an extreme right-wing group with links to the dangerous criminal who murdered Jack's wife. Guest starring Phil Daniels, Joe Absolom and John Henshaw
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
11:20pm
Birds of a Feather
Money
Season 8 Episode 6/6

Tracey receives the payout from Garth's endowment policy in the post, and finds herself facing a dilemma - whether to hand the money over or take Sharon's advice and squander it on herself. Comedy, starring Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson and Lesley Joseph

Rating: 4.2
1:00am
Boon
Glasshouse People
Season 1 Episode 6/13

Hired to discover who is behind a protection racket gang who have smashed mirrors and crockery at Harry Crawford's hotel, Boon decides to take the battle to the enemy - with surprising results for all concerned. Richard Griffiths guest stars, with Michael Elphick and David Dakerboon

Rating: 5.3
2:00am
Burton and Taylor
Having battled a series of personal struggles during rehearsals, former spouses Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor prepare to star in a 1983 production of Private Lives. Critical reception is initially poor following the opening performance, but members of the audience - picking up on the parallels between the Noel Coward comedy and the lead actors' own situations - respond far more enthusiastically. Drama based on real-life events, starring Dominic West and Helena Bonham Carter
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.4

Wed 25 Jan

7:10am
The Bill
Gun Runner: Undercover
Season 24 Episode 44/89

Part two of five. A woman is terrified by a mystery attacker in her home and officers are shocked to learn the assault was planned by a fellow Internet chat room user with a score to settle. Smithy faces a terrifying ordeal during an undercover operation to expose gun runner Kieran Wallace. Rupert Hill and Daniel Caltagirone guest star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
8:00am
Boon
Something Old, Something New
Season 1 Episode 8/13

When Harry suggests a job shifting antiques for a London dealer, Ken is not particularly keen. His market-garden business has finally taken root, and he has no wish to tempt providence again. However, he agrees to the job - but only when he meets the lady in question

Rating: 5.3
9:00am
Bergerac
See You in Moscow
Season 1 Episode 5/10

A civil servant is exposed as a spy and, while fleeing to Russia, she stops off in Jersey - unaware her Soviet contact, the man she is also in love with, has been ordered to kill her
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
10:00am
All Creatures Great and Small
Judgement Day
Season 2 Episode 5/14

James holds the reputation of the practice in his hands by agreeing to judge the Darrowby Show, but has a hard time appeasing the proud local farmers. Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy and Peter Davison star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
11:00am
The Bill
Gun Runner: Undercover
Season 24 Episode 44/89

Part two of five. A woman is terrified by a mystery attacker in her home and officers are shocked to learn the assault was planned by a fellow Internet chat room user with a score to settle. Smithy faces a terrifying ordeal during an undercover operation to expose gun runner Kieran Wallace. Rupert Hill and Daniel Caltagirone guest star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
12:00pm
The Bill
Gun Runner: Kick Off
Season 24 Episode 45/89

Part three of five. Kieran Wallace takes Smithy to meet Darren Cutler, the leader of the gun running gang, at a Millwall football match and the undercover sergeant plays his role so well his watching colleagues think he may be a turncoat. Beth and Will trace a consignment of unstable fireworks destined for the same football stadium. Continues tomorrow
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
1:00pm
Last of the Summer Wine
Waggoners Roll
Season 21 Episode 9/10

Tom reckons he can turn Babs into a musical star so Clegg and Truly offer to collect some music for him - only to discover the `music' is actually a large console organ. Comedy, starring Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton and Tom Owen
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
1:40pm
Steptoe and Son
Robbery with Violence
Season 6 Episode 1/8

Albert accidentally smashes some of Harold's prize ornaments while cleaning, and tries to avoid getting into trouble by pretending they were burgled
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 5.9
2:20pm
Birds of a Feather
Mummies and Daddies
Season 9 Episode 2/6

A chance encounter with Garth's ex-girlfriend on a trip to ante-natal classes provides Sharon and mum-to-be Tracey with some choice gossip, while Dorien forces Richard to choose between her and his children. Comedy, starring Pauline Quirke and Linda Robson

Rating: 4.2
3:00pm
Boon
Something Old, Something New
Season 1 Episode 8/13

When Harry suggests a job shifting antiques for a London dealer, Ken is not particularly keen. His market-garden business has finally taken root, and he has no wish to tempt providence again. However, he agrees to the job - but only when he meets the lady in question

Rating: 5.3
4:00pm
Bergerac
See You in Moscow
Season 1 Episode 5/10

A civil servant is exposed as a spy and, while fleeing to Russia, she stops off in Jersey - unaware her Soviet contact, the man she is also in love with, has been ordered to kill her
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
5:00pm
All Creatures Great and Small
Judgement Day
Season 2 Episode 5/14

James holds the reputation of the practice in his hands by agreeing to judge the Darrowby Show, but has a hard time appeasing the proud local farmers. Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy and Peter Davison star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
6:00pm
Steptoe and Son
Robbery with Violence
Season 6 Episode 1/8

Albert accidentally smashes some of Harold's prize ornaments while cleaning, and tries to avoid getting into trouble by pretending they were burgled
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 5.9
6:40pm
Last of the Summer Wine
Waggoners Roll
Season 21 Episode 9/10

Tom reckons he can turn Babs into a musical star so Clegg and Truly offer to collect some music for him - only to discover the `music' is actually a large console organ. Comedy, starring Peter Sallis, Frank Thornton and Tom Owen
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
7:20pm
As Time Goes By
Rocky's Wedding Day
Season 3 Episode 2/10

Jean is bridesmaid at the wedding of Lionel's father, but nobody is sure who is giving the bride away. Comedy, starring Judi Dench and Geoffrey Palmer
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.9
8:00pm
Dalziel & Pascoe
Secrets of the Dead
Season 6

The duo investigate the murder of a solicitor in a sleepy Yorkshire village, but grumpy detective Dalziel finds himself personally involved when a letter addressed to him is discovered among the victim's belongings. Drama, starring Warren Clarke and Colin Buchanan as the chalk-and-cheese detectives
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.7
10:00pm
New Tricks
Meat Is Murder
Season 6 Episode 8/8

Gerry is forced to confront his past when the team reinvestigates the 33-year-old murder of a doctor whose body was found hanging from a meat hook on a butcher's stall at Smithfield Market. The butcher had gone missing on the same day, and since then the community has rallied to help his widow keep the business afloat. However, his recently discovered remains reveal a match to an unidentified person and lead to a shocking revelation for Sandra. Guest starring Ken Farrington, David Calder and Diana Quick, with Amanda Redman and Alun Armstrong
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
11:20pm
Birds of a Feather
Mummies and Daddies
Season 9 Episode 2/6

A chance encounter with Garth's ex-girlfriend on a trip to ante-natal classes provides Sharon and mum-to-be Tracey with some choice gossip, while Dorien forces Richard to choose between her and his children. Comedy, starring Pauline Quirke and Linda Robson

Rating: 4.2
1:00am
Boon
Something Old, Something New
Season 1 Episode 8/13

When Harry suggests a job shifting antiques for a London dealer, Ken is not particularly keen. His market-garden business has finally taken root, and he has no wish to tempt providence again. However, he agrees to the job - but only when he meets the lady in question

Rating: 5.3
2:00am
What Remains
Season 1 Episode 2/4

Len is struggling to adapt to his retirement and finds himself drawn back into the investigation, convinced there is more to Melissa's death than the residents of Coulthard Street are letting on. With help from Vidya, who is equally confused by her neighbours' apparent lack of interest in the deceased, he slowly pieces together each person's relationship with her - but with differing opinions of her character, it seems that not everyone is telling the truth. Murder mystery, starring David Threlfall, Amber Rose Verah, Russell Tovey and David Bamber

Rating: 6.4
3:20am
Birds of a Feather
Mummies and Daddies
Season 9 Episode 2/6

A chance encounter with Garth's ex-girlfriend on a trip to ante-natal classes provides Sharon and mum-to-be Tracey with some choice gossip, while Dorien forces Richard to choose between her and his children. Comedy, starring Pauline Quirke and Linda Robson

Rating: 4.2

Thu 26 Jan

7:10am
The Bill
Gun Runner: Kick Off
Season 24 Episode 45/89

Part three of five. Kieran Wallace takes Smithy to meet Darren Cutler, the leader of the gun running gang, at a Millwall football match and the undercover sergeant plays his role so well his watching colleagues think he may be a turncoat. Beth and Will trace a consignment of unstable fireworks destined for the same football stadium. Continues tomorrow
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
8:00am
Boon
For Whom the Chimes Toll
Season 1 Episode 9/13

Seeking much-needed funds, Ken agrees to take on a `baby-sitting' job with a difference - minding a collection of antique clocks. However, Major Hopkinson, who owns them, appears to have some unpleasant acquaintances. Maurice Denham guest stars

Rating: 5.3
9:00am
Bergerac
Portrait of Yesterday
Season 1 Episode 6/10

The Jersey detective becomes an unwelcome guest at a wedding while investigating an attack on a curate. Drama, starring John Nettles and Terence Alexander
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
10:00am
All Creatures Great and Small
Faint Hearts
Season 2 Episode 6/14

James discovers the importance of family values, thanks to a meeting with two daughters from very different backgrounds, and Tristan finds the smooth approach to women can backfire. Peter Davison and Christopher Timothy star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
11:00am
The Bill
Gun Runner: Kick Off
Season 24 Episode 45/89

Part three of five. Kieran Wallace takes Smithy to meet Darren Cutler, the leader of the gun running gang, at a Millwall football match and the undercover sergeant plays his role so well his watching colleagues think he may be a turncoat. Beth and Will trace a consignment of unstable fireworks destined for the same football stadium. Continues tomorrow
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
12:00pm
The Bill
Gun Runner: Spray and Pray
Season 24 Episode 46/89

Part four of five. As Smithy warms to his undercover task with the gun running gang he discovers one of their weapons has been used in a recent murder. Max proposes a high-risk strategy to `borrow' it for lab tests and return it without the villains knowing, but the ruse fails, placing the sergeant in grave danger. Miles Anderson guest stars
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.4
1:00pm
Last of the Summer Wine
I Didn't Know Barry Could Play
Season 21 Episode 10/10

Tom's niece disappears following his bid to launch her into showbiz stardom at a pub. Luckily, help is close at hand as Barry, Clegg and Truly begin a desperate search resulting in a surprising reward for finding her
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
1:40pm
Steptoe and Son
Come Dancing
Season 6 Episode 2/8

Harold gives ballroom dancing a whirl, tripping the light fantastic with a passing milkman before entering a local competition - where Albert manages to ruin things for him yet again. Classic comedy, starring Wilfrid Brambell and Harry H Corbett
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.9
2:20pm
Birds of a Feather
Sunday
Season 9 Episode 3/6

The girls visit an antiques market held in an old warehouse, but somehow get locked in. After several hours and numerous failed attempts to attract attention, Dorien is in desperate need of the loo, while Sharon and Tracey contemplate cannibalism. Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson and Lesley Joseph star

Rating: 4.2
3:00pm
Boon
For Whom the Chimes Toll
Season 1 Episode 9/13

Seeking much-needed funds, Ken agrees to take on a `baby-sitting' job with a difference - minding a collection of antique clocks. However, Major Hopkinson, who owns them, appears to have some unpleasant acquaintances. Maurice Denham guest stars

Rating: 5.3
4:00pm
Bergerac
Portrait of Yesterday
Season 1 Episode 6/10

The Jersey detective becomes an unwelcome guest at a wedding while investigating an attack on a curate. Drama, starring John Nettles and Terence Alexander
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
5:00pm
All Creatures Great and Small
Faint Hearts
Season 2 Episode 6/14

James discovers the importance of family values, thanks to a meeting with two daughters from very different backgrounds, and Tristan finds the smooth approach to women can backfire. Peter Davison and Christopher Timothy star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
6:00pm
Steptoe and Son
Come Dancing
Season 6 Episode 2/8

Harold gives ballroom dancing a whirl, tripping the light fantastic with a passing milkman before entering a local competition - where Albert manages to ruin things for him yet again. Classic comedy, starring Wilfrid Brambell and Harry H Corbett
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.9
6:40pm
Last of the Summer Wine
I Didn't Know Barry Could Play
Season 21 Episode 10/10

Tom's niece disappears following his bid to launch her into showbiz stardom at a pub. Luckily, help is close at hand as Barry, Clegg and Truly begin a desperate search resulting in a surprising reward for finding her
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
7:20pm
As Time Goes By
Living Together, But Where?
Season 3 Episode 3/10

Middle-aged romantics Jean and Lionel finally decide to move in together, but fall out over incidental details - such as whose house they are going to live in. Judi Dench and Geoffrey Palmer star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.9
8:00pm
Hetty Wainthropp Investigates
Fingers
Season 1 Episode 3/7

The owners of a Tuscan inn believe their son has been kidnapped by the Mafia and hire Hetty to help get him back. Light-hearted drama, with Patricia Routledge, Dominic Monaghan and Derek Benfield
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.4
9:00pm
New Tricks
Wicca Work
Season 3 Episode 5/8

The team reopens the 10-year-old murder of a librarian who also belonged to a witches' coven, and tries to track down the other members of the group. Halford has visions of his dead wife, and becomes convinced he has been cursed, while Lane starts to suspect the killing may have been part of a human sacrifice. With guest star Stephanie Beacham
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
10:00pm
New Tricks
Dead Man Talking
Season 7 Episode 1/10

The team reinvestigates the death of wealthy financier Douglas Anderson when psychic Sebastian Carter informs the deceased's daughter that she needs to resolve her father's unfinished business. The retired officers set out to prove the clairvoyant is a fraud after growing suspicious of his `gift', but Pullman struggles to dismiss the supposed conman when a conflict involving her own late father emerges. Detective drama, guest starring David Bradley
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
11:20pm
Birds of a Feather
Sunday
Season 9 Episode 3/6

The girls visit an antiques market held in an old warehouse, but somehow get locked in. After several hours and numerous failed attempts to attract attention, Dorien is in desperate need of the loo, while Sharon and Tracey contemplate cannibalism. Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson and Lesley Joseph star

Rating: 4.2
1:00am
Boon
For Whom the Chimes Toll
Season 1 Episode 9/13

Seeking much-needed funds, Ken agrees to take on a `baby-sitting' job with a difference - minding a collection of antique clocks. However, Major Hopkinson, who owns them, appears to have some unpleasant acquaintances. Maurice Denham guest stars

Rating: 5.3
2:00am
What Remains
Season 1 Episode 3/4

Len begins to uncover the truth about the fragile lives of the residents of No 8 and it seems he has really made headway when it turns out that one of them had an intimate relationship with Melissa. But before he can go any further, the retired detective is rocked by a personal tragedy, leaving Vidya and Patricia to follow up this new lead. Mystery drama, starring David Threlfall, Claudie Blakley, Amber Rose Revah and Russell Tovey

Rating: 6.4
3:20am
Birds of a Feather
Sunday
Season 9 Episode 3/6

The girls visit an antiques market held in an old warehouse, but somehow get locked in. After several hours and numerous failed attempts to attract attention, Dorien is in desperate need of the loo, while Sharon and Tracey contemplate cannibalism. Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson and Lesley Joseph star

Rating: 4.2