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Sat 19 Aug

4:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.4
7:10am
Birds of a Feather
High Fidelity
Season 5 Episode 1/14

Sharon is looking for love - but the object of her affection seems to prefer her sister Tracey. Meanwhile, Dorien's latest young hunk becomes involved in an anti-fur protest, which hits the headlines. Comedy, starring Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson and Lesley Joseph

Rating: 3.9
7:50am
The Last Detective
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Willesden
Season 4 Episode 3/5

When comedian Bunny Hopper (guest star Roy Hudd) collapses and dies on stage, a heart attack seems the probable cause. However, the post-mortem reveals that he had ingested rat poison. Not only was Bunny married, but he had a long list of female friends all over the country with three regular girlfriends in Willesden alone - all of whom were at the club the night he died. With most of the squad away on a special assignment, Dangerous and Mod start interviewing all of the suspects. Drama, starring Peter Davison and Sean Hughes

Rating: 9.1
9:25am
The Last Detective
The Man from Montevideo
Season 4 Episode 4/5

A chauffeur is found dead in a stretch limousine, stabbed in the neck with a broken champagne bottle. Dangerous investigates, and begins to uncover a link between the case and a London cabbie who disappeared to Montevideo after finding £2million in the back of his taxi 10 years previously. Drama, starring Peter Davison and Sean Hughes

Rating: 9.1
11:00am
Sharpe
Sharpe's Eagle
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Humiliated that Sir Henry Simmerson has allowed the French to make off with an English standard, Sharpe vows to make amends by capturing the most jealously guarded battlefield prize of them all - a French eagle emblem touched by the hand of Napoleon himself. Sean Bean, Daragh O'Malley and Brian Cox star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8
1:00pm
When the Boat Comes In
My Bonnie Lass, Goodbye
Season 3 Episode 3/15

Arthur tells Jessie that they are moving to Kent and Sir Horatio tricks Jack and refuses to pay him. Drama, starring James Bolam

Rating: 8.6
2:00pm
When the Boat Comes In
A Ticket to Care for the Wounded
Season 3 Episode 4/15

Gossip is rife among the town's inhabitants as they wonder why Jack is taking so long in Scarborough, where he has travelled to get a divorce

Rating: 8.6
3:00pm
When the Boat Comes In
Travel Light, Travel Far
Season 3 Episode 5/15

Jack tries to ensure the jobs of his union men are safe. Drama, starring James Bolam

Rating: 8.6
4:00pm
When the Boat Comes In
Requiem for a Loser
Season 3 Episode 6/15

Jack tries to find more photographic evidence to secure his divorce from Dolly. Drama, starring James Bolam

Rating: 8.6
5:00pm
Film Ballet Shoes (2007)
Harry Potter actor Emma Watson makes her TV debut in this feature-length adaptation of Noel Streatfeild's classic novel. Set in London during the 1930s, it tells the story of orphans Pauline, Petrova and Posy Fossil, who are adopted by eccentric explorer Gum - although it is his selfless niece Sylvia who does most of the hard work involved in raising them. The girls face further upheaval when their guardian disappears, and the cash-strapped Sylvia is forced to take in lodgers, but despite their impoverished circumstances, the sisters still have grand plans. Victoria Wood, Richard Griffiths and Marc Warren also star

Rating: 6.6
7:00pm
Maisie Raine
The Witness
Season 2 Episode 5/6

Maisie rescues Gavin McKay, a man who borrowed £2,000 from a pair of villains and has ended up doing their dirty work - running an illegal drinking club and hiding a dead body. Pauline Quirke, Darren Tighe, Ian McElhinney and Steve John Shepherd star
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.6
8:00pm
Murdoch Mysteries
The Filmed Adventures of Detective William Murdoch
Season 7 Episode 3/18

Thomas Edison becomes a murder suspect after a shot is fired in a movie house to coincide with the noise of a bullet in the film being presented by one of his rivals in sound technology. The victim is inventor James Pendrick's principal investor, but Ogden reasons the target was Pendrick himself. Crime drama, starring Yannick Bisson and Helene Joy
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.4
9:00pm
Taggart
Love Knot
Season 5 Episode 2/3

Feature-length episode. A body dredged from the bottom of the Clyde sparks an investigation which takes officers into the scenic Scottish Highlands. Police drama, starring Mark McManus and James MacPherson
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7
10:40pm
Waking the Dead
Deathwatch
Season 2

Feature-length episode. The deathbed confession of a one-time gangster prompts the team to begin an investigation into the deaths of 12 people, but attempts to discover the truth lead to London's murky underworld. Drama, starring Trevor Eve and Sue Johnston
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
1:05am
The Lost World
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Bob Hoskins stars in the first of a lavish two-part adventure based on Arthur Conan Doyle's novel about a British scientific team's 1911 expedition into the uncharted Amazon jungle in search of prehistoric life. Maverick Professor Challenger leads the quest for a mythical plateau, aiming to prove his theory that dinosaurs still roam certain parts of the Earth
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.9
2:40am
The Lost World
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Trapped on the plateau, Edward, Agnes and Lord Roxton set out in search of professors Challenger and Summerlee, following their capture by the strange apemen who may provide the missing link between modern man and prehistoric life. But when they mount a rescue, the explorers are confronted by a tribe of Indians. Conclusion of the adventure, starring Bob Hoskins, Peter Falk and James Fox
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.9
4:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.4

Sun 20 Aug

7:00am
Ain't Misbehavin'
Season 1 Episode 2/3

The band set out to replace their singer, while a murderous Scottish gangster causes problems. Comedy drama set in the 1940s, starring Jerome Flynn and Robson Green

Rating: 7
8:00am
The Bill
Funny Ol' Business - Cops and Robbers
Season 1 Episode 1/11

The very first episode of the police drama series set in London's Sun Hill station. After a briefing from Sgt Cryer, PCs Carver and Edwards arrest a car thief, but are reluctantly persuaded to release him when he turns out to be an informant for DS Burnside from Barton Street. PC Litten assists CID with a case involving a series of house break-ins related to a double-glazing company, while WPCs Ackland and Martella make a failed attempt to arrest a gang of pickpockets
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
9:00am
The Bill
A Friend in Need
Season 1 Episode 2/11

A spate of bomb hoaxes begins to threaten peace and harmony in Sun Hill, prompting an eager Brownlow to find the hoax callers and stop further chaos from breaking out
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
10:00am
The Bill
Clutching at Straws
Season 1 Episode 3/11

Brownlow deals with a gang of thugs who use violence to extort money from local youths
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
11:00am
The Bill
Long Odds
Season 1 Episode 4/11

Litten's day goes from bad to worse when he gets on the wrong side of both Galloway and Cryer
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
12:00pm
Call the Midwife
Season 5 Episode 6/8

Poplar is rocked by a series of violent attacks on women, and a prostitute is too ashamed to report what she knows - but her actions lead to a dangerous man roaming the streets, with devastating consequences for the residents of Nonnatus House. A mother tries to keep her daughter's pregnancy a secret to avoid gossip, putting her life in danger. The Turners go on a long overdue holiday, but the weather ruins their plans
(Audio Described)

Rating: 5.3
1:20pm
Call the Midwife
Season 5 Episode 7/8

The introduction of the contraceptive pill is welcomed by Dr Turner, but some of his colleagues are less keen on the idea. Patsy tries to help a bargee who wants to give birth among her own community rather than in a maternity ward. Nurse Crane deals with an emergency during a storm, and a familiar face returns to Nonnatus House - but has been changed by her time away
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.3
2:40pm
Call the Midwife
Season 5 Episode 8/8

Dr Turner is horrified to realise he may be partly to blame as the cause of the recent rise in birth deformities comes to light, and tries to prevent further cases. Sister Evangelina returns to work, but has clearly been affected badly by her stroke, and her health continues to deteriorate. A pregnant bride goes into labour during her wedding reception, while her mother is forced to come to terms with her grandchild being conceived out of wedlock
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.3
4:00pm
Catherine Cookson's The Glass Virgin
Feature-length drama from the pen of the popular storyteller. A woman runs away from her wealthy family after she discovers a shocking secret about her past. Nigel Havers, Emily Mortimer and Brendan Coyle star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.8
7:00pm
Murdoch Mysteries
The Filmed Adventures of Detective William Murdoch
Season 7 Episode 3/18

Thomas Edison becomes a murder suspect after a shot is fired in a movie house to coincide with the noise of a bullet in the film being presented by one of his rivals in sound technology. The victim is inventor James Pendrick's principal investor, but Ogden reasons the target was Pendrick himself. Crime drama, starring Yannick Bisson and Helene Joy
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.4
8:00pm
The Doctor Blake Mysteries
Room Without a View
Season 3 Episode 7/8

A hotel owner finds a body in one of the rooms and Blake's investigation leads him to a woman in Mattie's care who has lost her memory after a car crash
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
9:00pm
Silent Witness
Death by Water
Season 8

Feature-length episode. Leo and Harry's professional rivalry erupts following Sam's departure. They deal with the case of several children who experienced unexplained breathing difficulties, leaving one of them dead. While Harry believes this was mass hysteria, Leo suspects something more sinister. Meanwhile, a man is found dead in his car with a stab wound to the chest. Tom Ward and William Gaminara star
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.4
11:30pm
Taggart
Love Knot
Season 5 Episode 2/3

Feature-length episode. A body dredged from the bottom of the Clyde sparks an investigation which takes officers into the scenic Scottish Highlands. Police drama, starring Mark McManus and James MacPherson

Rating: 7
1:10am
Film The Last Musketeer (2000)
A crook-turned-professional fencer drifts back into a life of crime. In way over his head, he soon finds himself on the run from both police and gangsters, and takes a teaching job at a remote Scottish girls' school - where his skills as a swordsman soon impress the headmistress. But just as he begins to settle into his new life, the secrets of his past resurface, and his two worlds collide violently. Drama, starring Robson Green, Arkie Whiteley, John McGlynn and Maureen Beattie

Rating: 1
3:10am
Call the Midwife
Season 5 Episode 8/8

Dr Turner is horrified to realise he may be partly to blame as the cause of the recent rise in birth deformities comes to light, and tries to prevent further cases. Sister Evangelina returns to work, but has clearly been affected badly by her stroke, and her health continues to deteriorate. A pregnant bride goes into labour during her wedding reception, while her mother is forced to come to terms with her grandchild being conceived out of wedlock
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.3
4:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.4

Mon 21 Aug

6:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.4
7:10am
Ain't Misbehavin'
Season 1 Episode 3/3

As Eddie tries to win Dolly's love, Eric's detective work unearths a massive scam. Comedy drama set in the 1940s big-band scene, starring Robson Green and Jerome Flynn

Rating: 7
8:00am
Dangerfield
The Lost Boy
Season 5 Episode 10/12

Paige and Cramer team up to investigate strange goings-on in the village of Thornton, where a local publican's daughter discovers a corpse hanging from a tree The duo also look into the case of a boy who is still missing after six years, while an illicit affair becomes common knowledge. Detective drama, starring Nigel Havers and Jane Gurnett
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
9:00am
Pie in the Sky
A Matter of Taste
Season 1 Episode 8/10

Henry Crabbe and his wife Margaret become involved with two very different scams in the wine trade - and things fail to go according to plan. Starring Richard Griffiths
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
10:00am
All Creatures Great and Small
The Best Time
Season 6 Episode 12/12

Siegfried wants to know why the usually kind Mrs Clarke is snubbing her new Italian neighbour, while James gives Tricky Woo female hormones. Thora Hird guest stars, with Christopher Timothy and Robert Hardy
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
11:00am
The Bill
It's Not Such a Bad Job After All
Season 1 Episode 5/11

The discovery of a the body of a teenager who took their own life leaves a bitter taste in Ackland's mouth
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
12:00pm
The Bill
The Drugs Raid
Season 1 Episode 6/11

A planned drugs raid goes amiss when an informer of Galloway's is stabbed and the supplier gets away in a car with diplomatic plates
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
1:00pm
Last of the Summer Wine
The Three Astaires
Season 7 Episode 5/8

Compo, Clegg and Foggy put their unique talents to good use in the church concert, but only one of them has his heart set on ensuring the venture is a success. Comedy, starring Bill Owen, Peter Sallis and Brian Wilde
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
1:40pm
Waiting for God
The Bayview Conservation Society
Season 5 Episode 2/8

Tom and Diana take a conservationist stance when faced with Harvey's plans to extend Bayview, and Geoffrey hits it off with Jane. Comedy, starring Stephanie Cole
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
2:20pm
Birds of a Feather
Bang
Season 5 Episode 2/14

Tracey's kitchen goes up in smoke so Dorien, looking for an escape from visiting her mother-in-law, allows the sisters spend the weekend with her while the new kitchen is installed. Comedy, starring Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson and Lesley Joseph

Rating: 3.9
3:00pm
Dangerfield
The Lost Boy
Season 5 Episode 10/12

Paige and Cramer team up to investigate strange goings-on in the village of Thornton, where a local publican's daughter discovers a corpse hanging from a tree The duo also look into the case of a boy who is still missing after six years, while an illicit affair becomes common knowledge. Detective drama, starring Nigel Havers and Jane Gurnett
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
4:00pm
Pie in the Sky
A Matter of Taste
Season 1 Episode 8/10

Henry Crabbe and his wife Margaret become involved with two very different scams in the wine trade - and things fail to go according to plan. Starring Richard Griffiths
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
5:00pm
All Creatures Great and Small
The Best Time
Season 6 Episode 12/12

Siegfried wants to know why the usually kind Mrs Clarke is snubbing her new Italian neighbour, while James gives Tricky Woo female hormones. Thora Hird guest stars, with Christopher Timothy and Robert Hardy
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
6:00pm
Waiting for God
The Bayview Conservation Society
Season 5 Episode 2/8

Tom and Diana take a conservationist stance when faced with Harvey's plans to extend Bayview, and Geoffrey hits it off with Jane. Comedy, starring Stephanie Cole
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
6:40pm
Last of the Summer Wine
The Three Astaires
Season 7 Episode 5/8

Compo, Clegg and Foggy put their unique talents to good use in the church concert, but only one of them has his heart set on ensuring the venture is a success. Comedy, starring Bill Owen, Peter Sallis and Brian Wilde
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
7:20pm
To the Manor Born
A Wife's Prerogative
Season 3 Episode 5/7

Richard tries to clinch a lucrative cosmetics deal with a glamorous French businesswoman, but when she propositions him, he lies that he has a wife. Now all he has to do is persuade Audrey to pose as Mrs DeVere for the weekend. Comedy, starring Penelope Keith and Peter Bowles, with a guest appearance by Rula Lenska
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.6
8:00pm
Hetty Wainthropp Investigates
For Love Nor Money
Season 4 Episode 6/6

Robert's brother comes to stay - and presents the private detective with another intriguing case. Light-hearted drama, with Patricia Routledge, Dominic Monaghan and Derek Benfield
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
9:00pm
New Tricks
Bermondsey Boy
Season 11 Episode 1/10

Back home in Bermondsey for his youngest daughter's wedding, Gerry is visited by Ralph Paxton, an old friend recently released from prison who wants him investigate the murder of his grandson. Meanwhile, a newly divorced Sasha is forced to work with ex-husband Ned Hancock, Danny puts the body language skills he has acquired on an FBI course to the test, and Gerry's daughter Caitlin gets upset when her father interrogates her fiance about his credentials. Cold case drama, starring Dennis Waterman, Tamzin Outhwaite and Nicholas Lyndhurst, with a guest appearance by David Hayman (Trial & Retribution)
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
10:20pm
Shetland
Raven Black - Part Two
Season 2 Episode 2/6

The first of three two-part stories concludes. The discovery of seven-year-old Catriona's body after almost two decades prompts Jimmy Perez to take Magnus in for further questioning. But at the station, the recluse's distress ends in him in attacking the inspector, and he is sent for a psychological evaluation. Ploughing on, Perez re-examines the evidence, but it is only when Catriona's brother reveals she had a secret hiding place at their old home - the same house where Catherine also lived - that he finally sees a glimmer of hope. Crime drama, starring Douglas Henshall, Julie Graham and Brian Cox
(Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
11:40pm
Taggart
Death Without Dishonour
Season 9 Episode 3/3

A war begins between rival taxi firms, confronting the team with a series of coincidences to investigate, and Taggart's family problems are compounded when his daughter is implicated in a murder investigation. Glasgow-set detective drama, with Blythe Duff

Rating: 7
2:35am
Fallen Angel
The Four Last Things
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Three-part crime drama examining the making of a murderer, told in reverse. The first film in the trilogy is set in modern-day London, as newly ordained vicar Sally suffers an agonising wait for news following the kidnap of her daughter by a disturbed woman known as Angel. Starring Charles Dance, Emilia Fox, Claire Holman, Mark Benton and Claudie Blakely
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.5
4:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.4

Tue 22 Aug

6:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.4
7:10am
The Bill
The Drugs Raid
Season 1 Episode 6/11

A planned drugs raid goes amiss when an informer of Galloway's is stabbed and the supplier gets away in a car with diplomatic plates
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
8:00am
Dangerfield
Harvest Time
Season 5 Episode 11/12

A supergrass tires of life in protective custody, causing a disturbance which requires the attention of Dr Paige and DI Cramer. The informant's so-called safe house soon belies its name as a hail of bullets confirms his worst fears. Drama, starring Nigel Havers and Jane Gurnett
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
9:00am
Pie in the Sky
Who Only Stand and Wait
Season 1 Episode 9/10

The discovery of a body sparks the reopening of a murder case Crabbe and Fisher thought they had solved 18 years previously, prompting fears they convicted the wrong man. Culinary crime drama, starring Richard Griffiths
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
10:00am
All Creatures Great and Small
The Prodigal Returns
Season 7 Episode 1/12

Tristan is welcomed back to Darrowby, where neglected animals and tight-fisted farmers cause problems for the vets. Rural drama, starring Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy and Peter Davison
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
11:00am
The Bill
The Drugs Raid
Season 1 Episode 6/11

A planned drugs raid goes amiss when an informer of Galloway's is stabbed and the supplier gets away in a car with diplomatic plates
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
12:00pm
The Bill
A Dangerous Breed
Season 1 Episode 7/11

Litten is up for promotion and is desperate to prove his worth to Galloway. Drama with the bobbies and detectives of Sun Hill station
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
1:00pm
Last of the Summer Wine
The Arts of Concealment
Season 7 Episode 6/8

Foggy's experiments with camouflage only succeed in frightening innocent passers-by. Brian Wilde stars in Roy Clarke's long-running comedy
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
1:40pm
Waiting for God
A Royal Visit?
Season 5 Episode 3/8

Bayview prepares for a royal visit, and while Tom is thrilled at the prospect, Diana struggles to contain her obvious displeasure. Meanwhile, slow-on-the-uptake Jane starts to suspect Harvey is being unfaithful and wonders whether to look for someone new. Comedy, starring Stephanie Cole and Graham Crowden
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
2:20pm
Birds of a Feather
Non-Starter
Season 5 Episode 3/14

Tracey takes her life in her hands by agreeing to give Sharon driving lessons - but a series of narrow escapes soon makes her realise she isn't cut out for life in the fast lane. Comedy, starring Pauline Quirke and Linda Robson
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.9
3:00pm
Dangerfield
Harvest Time
Season 5 Episode 11/12

A supergrass tires of life in protective custody, causing a disturbance which requires the attention of Dr Paige and DI Cramer. The informant's so-called safe house soon belies its name as a hail of bullets confirms his worst fears. Drama, starring Nigel Havers and Jane Gurnett
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
4:00pm
Pie in the Sky
Who Only Stand and Wait
Season 1 Episode 9/10

The discovery of a body sparks the reopening of a murder case Crabbe and Fisher thought they had solved 18 years previously, prompting fears they convicted the wrong man. Culinary crime drama, starring Richard Griffiths
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
5:00pm
All Creatures Great and Small
The Prodigal Returns
Season 7 Episode 1/12

Tristan is welcomed back to Darrowby, where neglected animals and tight-fisted farmers cause problems for the vets. Rural drama, starring Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy and Peter Davison
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
6:00pm
Waiting for God
A Royal Visit?
Season 5 Episode 3/8

Bayview prepares for a royal visit, and while Tom is thrilled at the prospect, Diana struggles to contain her obvious displeasure. Meanwhile, slow-on-the-uptake Jane starts to suspect Harvey is being unfaithful and wonders whether to look for someone new. Comedy, starring Stephanie Cole and Graham Crowden
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
6:40pm
Last of the Summer Wine
The Arts of Concealment
Season 7 Episode 6/8

Foggy's experiments with camouflage only succeed in frightening innocent passers-by. Brian Wilde stars in Roy Clarke's long-running comedy
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
7:20pm
To the Manor Born
Business Troubles
Season 3 Episode 6/7

Richard wants to build a refrigeration plant in Argentina, but is opposed by his board of directors, so Audrey talks her uncle into helping him defeat his rivals. Comedy, starring Penelope Keith
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.6
8:00pm
Maisie Raine
Happy Families
Season 1 Episode 1/6

The first episode of the police drama, in which gutsy Detective Inspector Raine (Pauline Quirke) is ordered to cut short her holiday to deal with a case of assault apparently committed by the son of a police officer. Sensitive investigations reveal the accused has a troubled family background, and an extremely wayward sister. With Anna Patrick, Steve John Shepherd and John Bowler
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
9:00pm
New Tricks
Tender Loving Care
Season 11 Episode 2/10

The team re-examines the murder of a junior doctor strangled in 2010. Interviewing her relatives, who are all doctors, staff at her hospital and a surgeon who had been the young woman's tutor, officers hope to identify a lead that was missed during the original investigation. Depressed at the thought of his daughter Holly leaving home for university, Danny finds himself being cheered by his colleagues as they hire a pedibus for a ride through central London. Tamzin Outhwaite and Nicholas Lyndhurst star
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
10:20pm
Shetland
Dead Water - Part One
Season 2 Episode 3/6

Part one of two. A journalist dies in a suspicious car accident, and when it turns out he was an old friend of Perez, a forensic scientist is called in to ensure an objective view of the case. As the team awaits her results, they look into the reasons for the victim's return to the island, and find he was chasing a lead about plans for a controversial new gas pipeline. Was this the story that cost him his life? Douglas Henshall and Julie Graham star, with David Hayman, Nina Sosanya and Alex Norton
(Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
11:40pm
Taggart
Instrument of Justice
Season 10 Episode 1/3

An informant is due to give evidence against his former boss, one of Glasgow's most powerful gang leaders - but police fail to get the witness to court. Drama, with Blythe Duff

Rating: 7
2:40am
Fallen Angel
The Judgement of Strangers
Season 1 Episode 2/3

Part two of three. The focus shifts to Rosie's teenage years, as she reacts badly to her father's remarriage to author Vanessa and no longer feels she is the most important person in his life. Vanessa's research into an Edwardian priest who was thrown out of the Church for his macabre practices provides fuel for Rosie's confused religious beliefs as she loses her grip on sanity. With Niamh Cusack
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.5
4:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.4

Wed 23 Aug

6:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.4
7:10am
The Bill
A Dangerous Breed
Season 1 Episode 7/11

Litten is up for promotion and is desperate to prove his worth to Galloway. Drama with the bobbies and detectives of Sun Hill station
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
8:00am
Dangerfield
Double Helix
Season 5 Episode 12/12

Cramer's life hangs in the balance as she awaits the first of several operations and Diamond is unhappy about her injured colleague's replacement. A hitch-hiker's death provides the vital forensic link between two murders - and Paige soon finds his own life under threat. Detective drama, starring Nigel Havers, Jane Gurnett and Nicola Cowper
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
9:00am
Pie in the Sky
Endangered Species
Season 1 Episode 10/10

Henry Crabbe takes on a group of conservationists who are opposed to the building of a new motorway link. Culinary drama, starring Richard Griffiths
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
10:00am
All Creatures Great and Small
Knowin' How to Do It
Season 7 Episode 2/12

Tristan accidentally injects a farmer with a vaccine intended for cows, while Helen wonders why James is always visiting a pet-less joiner. Rural drama, starring Christopher Timothy and Peter Davison
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
11:00am
The Bill
A Dangerous Breed
Season 1 Episode 7/11

Litten is up for promotion and is desperate to prove his worth to Galloway. Drama with the bobbies and detectives of Sun Hill station
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
12:00pm
The Bill
Rough in the Afternoon
Season 1 Episode 8/11

Litten allows a man to take a car from the police impound that does not belong to him. Drama with the bobbies and detectives of Sun Hill
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
1:00pm
Last of the Summer Wine
The Loxley Lozenge
Season 7 Episode 8/8

Wesley discovers an old racing car, which Compo, Clegg and Foggy offer to help him transport back to his shed, not reckoning on its condition. Long-running rural comedy, starring Bill Owen, Peter Sallis and Brian Wilde, with Gordon Wharmby
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
1:40pm
Waiting for God
Diana's Diet
Season 5 Episode 4/8

Geoffrey persuades Diana to see a doctor about her foot, but his suggestion of adopting a new diet doesn't go down well
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
2:20pm
Birds of a Feather
Absent Friends
Season 5 Episode 4/14

Sharon and Tracey are suspected of carrying out a spate of burglaries in Chigwell and snooty man-eater Dorien sees her chance to get rid of the neighbourhood's low-life element once and for all by not speaking up in their defence. With Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson and Lesley Joseph
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.9
3:00pm
Dangerfield
Double Helix
Season 5 Episode 12/12

Cramer's life hangs in the balance as she awaits the first of several operations and Diamond is unhappy about her injured colleague's replacement. A hitch-hiker's death provides the vital forensic link between two murders - and Paige soon finds his own life under threat. Detective drama, starring Nigel Havers, Jane Gurnett and Nicola Cowper
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
4:00pm
Pie in the Sky
Endangered Species
Season 1 Episode 10/10

Henry Crabbe takes on a group of conservationists who are opposed to the building of a new motorway link. Culinary drama, starring Richard Griffiths
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
5:00pm
All Creatures Great and Small
Knowin' How to Do It
Season 7 Episode 2/12

Tristan accidentally injects a farmer with a vaccine intended for cows, while Helen wonders why James is always visiting a pet-less joiner. Rural drama, starring Christopher Timothy and Peter Davison
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
6:00pm
Waiting for God
Diana's Diet
Season 5 Episode 4/8

Geoffrey persuades Diana to see a doctor about her foot, but his suggestion of adopting a new diet doesn't go down well
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
6:40pm
Last of the Summer Wine
The Loxley Lozenge
Season 7 Episode 8/8

Wesley discovers an old racing car, which Compo, Clegg and Foggy offer to help him transport back to his shed, not reckoning on its condition. Long-running rural comedy, starring Bill Owen, Peter Sallis and Brian Wilde, with Gordon Wharmby
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
7:20pm
To the Manor Born
Going to Church
Season 1 Episode 3/7

Audrey reprimands DeVere for not fulfilling his duties as lord of the manor when he fails to attend church on Sunday, but then forgets to practise what she preaches. Penelope Keith and Peter Bowles star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.6
8:00pm
Maisie Raine
Food of Love
Season 1 Episode 2/6

The team comes up against a wall of silence during an investigation into an attack on a pensioner, and it's up to Maisie to gain the trust of the wary community. Police drama, starring Pauline Quirke and John Bowler
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
9:00pm
New Tricks
Deep Swimming
Season 11 Episode 3/10

The team looks into the death of a terrorist 30 years previously after his daughter receives an anonymous note claiming he was murdered - an investigation that takes them right back to the Greenham Common anti-nuclear protests. Meanwhile, Sasha agrees to go for dinner with her ex-husband Ned, which he is hoping will lead to a reconciliation. Tamzin Outhwaite and Dennis Waterman star, with guest appearances from Barnaby Kay, Charlotte Cornwell and Patricia Potter
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
10:20pm
Shetland
Dead Water - Part Two
Season 2 Episode 4/6

Part two of two. The discovery of John Henderson's body leads DI Perez to wonder if this second killing is linked to the death of his journalist friend Jerry, a theory given greater weight by forensic investigator Willow Reeves' finds. But then the case takes another surprising turn with the arrival of Jerry's fiancee, carrying a memory stick he gave to her for safekeeping several weeks earlier. Crime drama, starring Douglas Henshall, with Nina Sosanya, Julie Graham, David Hayman and Alex Norton
(Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
11:40pm
Taggart
Death Trap
Season 18 Episode 1/4

It looks as if ambitious politician Malcolm Innes's career has reached its zenith as he prepares to clinch a multimillion-pound investment deal that will bring thousands of jobs to Glasgow. However, the presence of angry protesters threatens to derail the project - and Innes' troubles are compounded by the fact that his own son is among their number. Cop drama, starring James Macpherson and Blythe Duff

Rating: 7
1:40am
Fallen Angel
The Office of the Dead
Season 1 Episode 3/3

Conclusion of the crime drama trilogy. It's 1979 and Rosie is an angelic five-year-old who forms a bond with her grandfather as her father's ambitions lead him to neglect his wife and child. However, a morbid fascination with religion is already beginning to change her and a terrible event lies ahead. Charles Dance, Sheila Hancock, Clare Holman and Peter Capaldi star
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.5
3:00am
Ain't Misbehavin'
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Comedy drama set in the 1940s big-band scene, starring Robson Green and Jerome Flynn. A man's dream of fighting for his country are ended by a plane crash, leading him to fall back on his musical skills. But an unfortunate encounter with a petty criminal draws him into the black-market underworld of gang warfare - and an affair with a society beauty. Julia Sawalha, Warren Mitchell, Jane Lapotaire and Jim Carter co-star

Rating: 7
4:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.4

Thu 24 Aug

6:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.4
7:10am
The Bill
Rough in the Afternoon
Season 1 Episode 8/11

Litten allows a man to take a car from the police impound that does not belong to him. Drama with the bobbies and detectives of Sun Hill
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
8:00am
Dangerfield
Gas Man
Season 6 Episode 1/12

Dr Paige and DS Diamond meet DI Cramer in London for her commendation ceremony. Drama, starring Nigel Le Vaillant and Amanda Redman, with Nigel Havers
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
9:00am
Pie in the Sky
Hard Cheese
Season 2 Episode 1/10

Crabbe tracks down a peeping Tom who has taken to stealing underwear, all the while growing more concerned about the direction his enquiries are taking. Culinary crime drama, starring Richard Griffiths, Maggie Steed, Malcolm Sinclair and Edward Atterton
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
10:00am
All Creatures Great and Small
If Music Be the Food of Love
Season 7 Episode 3/12

The vets are puzzled when Farmer Biggins asks them to treat his perfectly healthy cows, while Tristan discovers the object of his affections sings in the choral society. Rural drama, starring Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy and Peter Davison
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
11:00am
The Bill
Rough in the Afternoon
Season 1 Episode 8/11

Litten allows a man to take a car from the police impound that does not belong to him. Drama with the bobbies and detectives of Sun Hill
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
12:00pm
The Bill
Burning the Books
Season 1 Episode 9/11

CID officers set out on the trail of a thug who has stolen an important briefcase. Long-running drama with the bobbies and detectives at London's Sun Hill police station
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
1:00pm
Last of the Summer Wine
The Mysterious Feet of Nora Batty
Season 8 Episode 1/6

Wally is called upon to settle an argument between Compo and Foggy - the exact size of Nora Batty's feet. Bill Owen, Kathy Staff and Joe Gladwin star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
1:40pm
Waiting for God
Trouble with Men
Season 5 Episode 5/8

A marriage proposal leads to Diana being loaded into an ambulance, and Harvey becomes set on the idea of becoming a priest. Comedy, starring Stephanie Cole
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
2:20pm
Birds of a Feather
Suspicious Minds
Season 5 Episode 5/14

Dorien's husband goes missing, and she's later seen digging a suspiciously man-shaped hole in the garden, prompting Sharon and Tracey to fear their neighbour has taken to murder. Lesley Joseph stars, with Pauline Quirke and Linda Robson
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.9
3:00pm
Dangerfield
Gas Man
Season 6 Episode 1/12

Dr Paige and DS Diamond meet DI Cramer in London for her commendation ceremony. Drama, starring Nigel Le Vaillant and Amanda Redman, with Nigel Havers
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
4:00pm
Pie in the Sky
Hard Cheese
Season 2 Episode 1/10

Crabbe tracks down a peeping Tom who has taken to stealing underwear, all the while growing more concerned about the direction his enquiries are taking. Culinary crime drama, starring Richard Griffiths, Maggie Steed, Malcolm Sinclair and Edward Atterton
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
5:00pm
All Creatures Great and Small
If Music Be the Food of Love
Season 7 Episode 3/12

The vets are puzzled when Farmer Biggins asks them to treat his perfectly healthy cows, while Tristan discovers the object of his affections sings in the choral society. Rural drama, starring Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy and Peter Davison
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
6:00pm
Waiting for God
Trouble with Men
Season 5 Episode 5/8

A marriage proposal leads to Diana being loaded into an ambulance, and Harvey becomes set on the idea of becoming a priest. Comedy, starring Stephanie Cole
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
6:40pm
Last of the Summer Wine
The Mysterious Feet of Nora Batty
Season 8 Episode 1/6

Wally is called upon to settle an argument between Compo and Foggy - the exact size of Nora Batty's feet. Bill Owen, Kathy Staff and Joe Gladwin star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
7:20pm
To the Manor Born
Nation's Heritage
Season 1 Episode 4/7

DeVere moves his multinational grocery business to the manor and clashes with Audrey over the removal of a fireplace that he considers ugly and she believes is intrinsic to the property. Comedy, starring Penelope Keith and Peter Bowles
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.6
8:00pm
Maisie Raine
Go Bananas
Season 1 Episode 3/6

The stalking of a TV game show host seems an ideal case for trainee detective Kyprianou to cut his teeth on, but Maisie soon regrets her decision to hand him the investigation. Police drama, starring Pauline Quirke and Steve John Shepherd
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
9:00pm
New Tricks
Ghosts
Season 11 Episode 4/10

A 79-year-old woman with dementia runs away from her care home and turns up at a south London police station to report a murder - sparking a reinvestigation into the mysterious disappearance of her police officer husband in 1956. The official report says that he fell into the river after one too many beers - but what secrets was this seemingly straight-as-a die old-fashioned bobby keeping? Meanwhile, Steve's son is arrested for buying weed, bringing the retired cop face to face with his ex-wife - a woman he hasn't seen in 10 years. Tamzin Outhwaite and Denis Lawson star, with a guest appearance from Julie Graham
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
10:20pm
Shetland
Blue Lightning - Part One
Season 2 Episode 5/6

The first episode of the final two-part story. A scientist is found dead in the bird observatory on Fair Isle, Perez's childhood home, so he takes Tosh and makes his way across to the island, where he is greeted by his father - just before flights are grounded by incoming storms. Working alone and without a forensic team, the detectives talk to the victim's friends, family and colleagues - and as tensions run high, the storm forces Perez and the suspects to remain together under a single roof. Douglas Henshall and Alison O'Donnell star, with John Lynch and Bill Paterson
(Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
11:40pm
Taggart
Fire, Burn
Season 18 Episode 2/4

A body is discovered in the burned-out basement of a Glasgow factory and a straightforward case of arson suddenly turns into a murder inquiry, giving Burke the chance to put his squad of fledgling detectives to the test. Crime drama, starring Alex Norton, Blythe Duff and John Michie

Rating: 7
1:40am
Fallen Angel
The Four Last Things
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Three-part crime drama examining the making of a murderer, told in reverse. The first film in the trilogy is set in modern-day London, as newly ordained vicar Sally suffers an agonising wait for news following the kidnap of her daughter by a disturbed woman known as Angel. Starring Charles Dance, Emilia Fox, Claire Holman, Mark Benton and Claudie Blakely
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.5
3:00am
Ain't Misbehavin'
Season 1 Episode 2/3

The band set out to replace their singer, while a murderous Scottish gangster causes problems. Comedy drama set in the 1940s, starring Jerome Flynn and Robson Green

Rating: 7
4:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.4

Fri 25 Aug

6:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.4
7:10am
The Bill
Burning the Books
Season 1 Episode 9/11

CID officers set out on the trail of a thug who has stolen an important briefcase. Long-running drama with the bobbies and detectives at London's Sun Hill police station
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
8:00am
Dangerfield
Instinct
Season 6 Episode 2/12

A woman is subjected to a series of terrifying attacks, putting a former abductor and her husband under suspicion. Nigel Le Vaillant stars
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
9:00am
Pie in the Sky
Brown Bread
Season 2 Episode 2/10

Crabbe discovers a customer's body in the men's toilet, and its subsequent disappearance makes great demands on his ingenuity. Light-hearted crime drama, starring Richard Griffiths, Maggie Steed and Bella Enahoro
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
10:00am
All Creatures Great and Small
A Friend for Life
Season 7 Episode 4/12

The vets have their work cut out after a herd of dairy farm cows becomes seriously ill, and Tristan's metal detector proves surprisingly useful. Rural drama, starring Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy and Peter Davison
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
11:00am
The Bill
Burning the Books
Season 1 Episode 9/11

CID officers set out on the trail of a thug who has stolen an important briefcase. Long-running drama with the bobbies and detectives at London's Sun Hill police station
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
12:00pm
The Bill
Death of a Cracksman
Season 1 Episode 10/11

Police officers investigate an old fashioned safe cracker. Long-running drama with the bobbies and detectives at London's Sun Hill police station
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
1:00pm
Last of the Summer Wine
Keeping Britain Tidy
Season 8 Episode 2/6

The discovery of an abandoned mattress leads Foggy to embark on an town-wide clean-up campaign. Brian Glover guest stars in the rural comedy, with Brian Wilde, Peter Sallis and Bill Owen
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
1:40pm
Waiting for God
Harvey the Priest
Season 5 Episode 6/8

Tom sets out to prove himself by learning to drive and Harvey again applies for membership of the golf club, masquerading as a clergyman. Sitcom set in the Bayview Retirement Village, starring Stephanie Cole and Graham Crowden
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
2:20pm
Birds of a Feather
Dead Loss
Season 5 Episode 6/14

Sharon's husband Chris sees a family tragedy as the perfect opportunity to escape from prison. Comedy, starring Pauline Quirke and Linda Robson

Rating: 3.9
3:00pm
Dangerfield
Instinct
Season 6 Episode 2/12

A woman is subjected to a series of terrifying attacks, putting a former abductor and her husband under suspicion. Nigel Le Vaillant stars
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
4:00pm
Pie in the Sky
Brown Bread
Season 2 Episode 2/10

Crabbe discovers a customer's body in the men's toilet, and its subsequent disappearance makes great demands on his ingenuity. Light-hearted crime drama, starring Richard Griffiths, Maggie Steed and Bella Enahoro
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
5:00pm
All Creatures Great and Small
A Friend for Life
Season 7 Episode 4/12

The vets have their work cut out after a herd of dairy farm cows becomes seriously ill, and Tristan's metal detector proves surprisingly useful. Rural drama, starring Christopher Timothy, Robert Hardy and Peter Davison
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.4
6:00pm
Waiting for God
Harvey the Priest
Season 5 Episode 6/8

Tom sets out to prove himself by learning to drive and Harvey again applies for membership of the golf club, masquerading as a clergyman. Sitcom set in the Bayview Retirement Village, starring Stephanie Cole and Graham Crowden
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
6:40pm
Last of the Summer Wine
Keeping Britain Tidy
Season 8 Episode 2/6

The discovery of an abandoned mattress leads Foggy to embark on an town-wide clean-up campaign. Brian Glover guest stars in the rural comedy, with Brian Wilde, Peter Sallis and Bill Owen
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
7:20pm
To the Manor Born
The Summer Hunt Ball
Season 1 Episode 5/7

DeVere neglects to invite Audrey to the annual Hunt Ball - so she plans a socially acceptable revenge. Penelope Keith and Peter Bowles star
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.6
8:00pm
Maisie Raine
An Ordinary Little Tragedy
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Maisie's determination to help a couple find their missing daughter brings her into conflict with senior officers. Ignoring their objections she continues her investigations undaunted, but events take a dramatic turn as the full disturbing story gradually emerges. Police drama, starring Pauline Quirke
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.6
9:00pm
New Tricks
London Underground
Season 11 Episode 5/10

Sasha is forced to work with her ex-husband Ned Hancock when their teams investigate the death of film critic Oliver Houghton, whose body was discovered floating in the Thames. UCOS delves into the victim's past and explores his link to the murder of a conceptual artist 20 years previously, while Hancock's knowledge of London's hidden past proves invaluable when a piece of occult footage from the 1970s plunges the investigators into the macabre world of human sacrifice. Tamzin Outhwaite and Denis Lawson star, with a guest appearance by Barnaby Kay
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
10:20pm
Shetland
Blue Lightning - Part Two
Season 2 Episode 6/6

Part two of two. Time is running out for Perez and Tosh as their prime suspect lies critically ill in hospital, but it's unclear whether the fire that put him there was a drunken accident or if he was the second victim of Anna's real killer. The DI turns his attention to Finlay Caulfield regarding the photos of Anna on his camera, and while it becomes clear he was obsessed with her, it may not be enough to charge the stalker with her murder. There are still so many unanswered questions - until Sandy spots something on the CCTV footage that takes the investigation in a new direction. Douglas Henshall stars, with John Lynch, Bill Paterson, David Ireland, Alison O'Donnell and Steven Robertson
(Audio Described)

Rating: 5.5
11:40pm
Taggart
Watertight
Season 18 Episode 3/4

The body of a prostitute found in a river makes Ross realise an old adversary is importing girls from overseas to work in the vice trade. Unfortunately, his impetuous handling of the case puts others in danger and threatens to bring his career to an ignominious end - until he redeems himself with some quick thinking that gives the team a vital lead. Drama, starring Blythe Duff, John Michie and Colin McCredie

Rating: 7
1:45am
Fallen Angel
The Judgement of Strangers
Season 1 Episode 2/3

Part two of three. The focus shifts to Rosie's teenage years, as she reacts badly to her father's remarriage to author Vanessa and no longer feels she is the most important person in his life. Vanessa's research into an Edwardian priest who was thrown out of the Church for his macabre practices provides fuel for Rosie's confused religious beliefs as she loses her grip on sanity. With Niamh Cusack
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.5
3:05am
Ain't Misbehavin'
Season 1 Episode 3/3

As Eddie tries to win Dolly's love, Eric's detective work unearths a massive scam. Comedy drama set in the 1940s big-band scene, starring Robson Green and Jerome Flynn

Rating: 7
4:00am
Home Shopping
A chance to purchase goods from the comfort of home

Rating: 3.4