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Tue 17 Jan

6:00am
Brideshead Revisited
Season 1 Episode 11/11

Lord Marchmain returns to Brideshead with his mistress Cara, who tells everyone he has come home to die. A family feud breaks out about the fate of his soul, and Julie summons a priest in the hopes of reconciling the old man with the Church
(Repeat)

Rating: 6.1
7:40am
The Darling Buds of May
When the Green Woods Laugh - Part Two
Season 1 Episode 4/7

Part two of two. Pop can barely contain his glee as his beloved Mariette's wedding draws closer, until a summons from the magistrate threatens to turn it into a far from `perfick' day. Whimsical drama, starring David Jason, Pam Ferris and Catherine Zeta-Jones
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.2
8:40am
Outside Edge
Lost
Season 3 Episode 5/7

Roger insists on leading the team convoy of cars to a fixture in the country but his map-reading skills let him down en route, and a run-in with a troublesome tractor driver ensures the day ends dismally. Richard Harris's comedy, starring Brenda Blethyn, Robert Daws, Josie Lawrence and Timothy Spall
(Repeat)

Rating: 6
9:15am
Outside Edge
Match Cancelled?
Season 3 Episode 6/7

Mim tries to persuade Roger to cancel a match with Piggy Pearson's team because of an incident with the latter's divorced sister. Cricketing comedy drama, starring Brenda Blethyn
(Repeat)

Rating: 6
9:50am
Heartbeat
Love Me Do
Season 7 Episode 24/24

The new sergeant's arrival could mean radical changes for Greengrass, and everyone is under suspicion when a girl reports a stalker in the village
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
10:50am
The Grand
Season 2 Episode 2/10

The hotel's reputation is at risk when an old comrade of Stephen's turns up, while Lynne has a chance of fame and fortune on a trip to the music hall
(Repeat)

Rating: 4.1
11:55am
The Chief
Season 2 Episode 6/6

Stafford puts his job in jeopardy when he refuses an order to evict environmental activists protesting against a cargo of mercury waste bound for South Africa
(Repeat)

Rating: 4.5
1:00pm
Kavanagh QC
Heartland
Season 1 Episode 2/4

A single mother from Sunderland asks Kavanagh to prosecute the neighbourhood vigilante she suspects of attempting to murder her teenage tearaway son in a hit-and-run incident. At first he has misgivings about accepting a case so far from home, but finally agrees - only to find his already strained family life suffering as a result. Tense legal drama, starring John Thaw and Lisa Harrow, with a guest appearance by Robert Glenister
(Repeat)

Rating: 7.6
2:40pm
Heartbeat
Heroes and Villains
Season 7 Episode 23/24

Ventress investigates missing golf balls, and some lads break into a local war hero's home. Rural police drama, starring Derek Fowlds and William Simons
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
3:45pm
The Darling Buds of May
A Breath of French Air - Part One
Season 1 Episode 5/7

Part one of two. Dispirited by a wet English summer, the Larkins cross the Channel in the hope that the French way of life will have a beneficial effect on the family. David Jason, Pam Ferris and Catherine Zeta-Jones star
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.2
4:50pm
Maigret
The Patience of Maigret
Season 1 Episode 1/6

After a suspected jewel thief is found murdered, the pipe-smoking detective investigates the residents of the dead man's apartment block. Drama, starring Michael Gambon
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.7
6:35pm
Agatha Christie's Poirot
Peril at End House - Part Two
Season 2

Part two of two. The Belgian sleuth's Cornish holiday comes to a dramatic conclusion as he unravels the mystery behind the series of disastrous near-misses that placed the life of a beautiful heiress in danger, and as the truth comes to light, a secret engagement is revealed. David Suchet stars, with Philip Jackson and Hugh Fraser
(Repeat)

Rating: 8.4
7:50pm
Downton Abbey
Season 2 Episode 5/8

The entire household is shaken by bad news from the front, and Daisy's relationship with William moves faster than she would like. Meanwhile, Mary pays a high price for obtaining Carlisle's assistance when Vera returns to Downton threatening to expose old secrets. Costume drama, starring Sophie McShera, Thomas Howes, Michelle Dockery, Iain Glen and Maria Doyle Kennedy
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
9:00pm
Cold Feet
Season 6 Episode 1/8

The comedy drama about a group of friends returns after a break of more than 13 years, catching up with the lives of Adam Williams, David and Karen Marsden and Pete and Jenny Gifford. The gang is reunited when Adam turns up in Manchester to announce his impending marriage, but not everyone is as thrilled as he is. Without the blessing of his friends and family, Adam begins to have doubts. Starring John Thomson, James Nesbitt, Fay Ripley, Hermione Norris and Robert Bathurst
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
10:00pm
Cold Feet
Season 6 Episode 2/8

Adam reveals that he has changed his mind about starting a new life in Singapore as his son needs him in Manchester, while David continues to try to impress Adam's father-in-law. Jenny and Pete's money worries have taken a toll on their marriage and particularly their sex life, leading Jenny to remind him of the bedroom fantasies they used to act out when they were younger. However, when even that fails to do the trick, the attentions of a client at work leave her flattered - but would she ever cheat on her beloved husband?
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
11:00pm
Whitechapel
Season 3 Episode 6/6

Part two of two. With the body count rising, Miles and Chandler clash over the direction of the investigation, and struggle to put aside their differences in the face of their toughest adversary to date. Counsellor Morgan Lamb is of particular interest to the team, having already survived the killer's wrath, and Chandler has a vested interest in keeping her alive. Starring Rupert Penry-Jones, Phil Davis and Lydia Leonard
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
12:05am
Kingdom
Season 2 Episode 6/6

Rehearsals for the annual summer play at Aunt Auriel's home suffer setbacks from a faulty sprinkler system, and a raging storm floods the streets of Market Shipborough causing chaos and wrecking homes. But Simon sees it as an opportunity to solve his problems, causing more stress to Peter. Elsewhere, Lyle takes up the case of a 12-year-old girl who is the sole carer of her sick mother and young sister
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.9
1:00am
Cold Feet
Season 6 Episode 1/8

The comedy drama about a group of friends returns after a break of more than 13 years, catching up with the lives of Adam Williams, David and Karen Marsden and Pete and Jenny Gifford. The gang is reunited when Adam turns up in Manchester to announce his impending marriage, but not everyone is as thrilled as he is. Without the blessing of his friends and family, Adam begins to have doubts. Starring John Thomson, James Nesbitt, Fay Ripley, Hermione Norris and Robert Bathurst
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
1:50am
Cold Feet
Season 6 Episode 2/8

Adam reveals that he has changed his mind about starting a new life in Singapore as his son needs him in Manchester, while David continues to try to impress Adam's father-in-law. Jenny and Pete's money worries have taken a toll on their marriage and particularly their sex life, leading Jenny to remind him of the bedroom fantasies they used to act out when they were younger. However, when even that fails to do the trick, the attentions of a client at work leave her flattered - but would she ever cheat on her beloved husband?
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
2:45am
Whitechapel
Season 3 Episode 6/6

Part two of two. With the body count rising, Miles and Chandler clash over the direction of the investigation, and struggle to put aside their differences in the face of their toughest adversary to date. Counsellor Morgan Lamb is of particular interest to the team, having already survived the killer's wrath, and Chandler has a vested interest in keeping her alive. Starring Rupert Penry-Jones, Phil Davis and Lydia Leonard
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
3:35am
The Darling Buds of May
A Breath of French Air - Part One
Season 1 Episode 5/7

Part one of two. Dispirited by a wet English summer, the Larkins cross the Channel in the hope that the French way of life will have a beneficial effect on the family. David Jason, Pam Ferris and Catherine Zeta-Jones star
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.2
4:35am
Maigret
The Patience of Maigret
Season 1 Episode 1/6

After a suspected jewel thief is found murdered, the pipe-smoking detective investigates the residents of the dead man's apartment block. Drama, starring Michael Gambon
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.7

Wed 18 Jan

6:00am
Robin of Sherwood
Time of the Wolf - Part One
Season 3 Episode 12/13

Part one of two. In preparation for an invasion of Wales, King John orders all food from the local community to be collected in order to feed his army. Robin and his band are unwilling to stand by and let their people starve, and form a resistance with the villagers of Wickham
(Repeat)

Rating: 7.2
6:55am
Robin of Sherwood
Time of the Wolf - Part Two
Season 3 Episode 13/13

Part two of two. The Merrie Men are captured by the evil Guy of Gisburne, which gives Gulnar the opportunity to launch his new creation on an unsuspecting world. Richard O'Brien guest stars in the final episode of the fantasy adventure series
(Repeat)

Rating: 7.2
7:50am
The Darling Buds of May
A Breath of French Air - Part One
Season 1 Episode 5/7

Part one of two. Dispirited by a wet English summer, the Larkins cross the Channel in the hope that the French way of life will have a beneficial effect on the family. David Jason, Pam Ferris and Catherine Zeta-Jones star
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.2
8:50am
Outside Edge
The Blessing
Season 3 Episode 7/7

It's the day of Kevin and Maggie's wedding - but they're nowhere to be seen. As the members of the congregation fidget, Clive makes an accusation against Roger. Cricketing comedy drama, starring Josie Lawrence
(Repeat)

Rating: 6
9:15am
Agatha Christie's Poirot
The Dream
Season 1 Episode 10/10

A well-known eccentric contacts the Belgian sleuth when he is haunted by suicidal nightmares. However, he fails to follow Poirot's advice, and is found dead soon afterwards. Drama, starring David Suchet, with Joely Richardson and Mary Tamm
(Repeat)

Rating: 8.4
10:20am
Heartbeat
Heroes and Villains
Season 7 Episode 23/24

Ventress investigates missing golf balls, and some lads break into a local war hero's home. Rural police drama, starring Derek Fowlds and William Simons
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
11:20am
The Grand
Season 2 Episode 3/10

Pregnant Ruth Bannerman faces a crisis that can only be solved with money. As the distance between John and Sarah grows, it seems as if she might act on her desire
(Repeat)

Rating: 4.1
12:30pm
The Chief
Season 3 Episode 1/6

Stafford becomes Head of Europol, but the position gives him plenty of free time, so the Home Office ask him to tackle corruption within the Metropolitan Police Force
(Repeat)

Rating: 4.5
1:30pm
Kavanagh QC
A Family Affair
Season 1 Episode 3/4

The barrister reluctantly agrees to act on behalf of a recently released jailbird accused of kidnapping his infant son, and gets caught up in a bitter tug-of-love battle. Returning home in search of solace, he clashes with daughter Kate over her growing independence - and finds himself forced to accept she is now a woman. John Thaw stars in the legal drama, with guest appearances by Dougray Scott and Toyah Willcox
(Repeat)

Rating: 7.6
3:10pm
Heartbeat
Love Me Do
Season 7 Episode 24/24

The new sergeant's arrival could mean radical changes for Greengrass, and everyone is under suspicion when a girl reports a stalker in the village
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
4:20pm
The Darling Buds of May
A Breath of French Air - Part Two
Season 1 Episode 6/7

Part two of two. The family warms to the French way of life, but Charley is unhappy with Mariette's flirting - and after a little Dutch courage, decides to take matters into his own hands. Drama, starring Philip Franks and Catherine Zeta-Jones
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.2
5:30pm
Maigret
Maigret and the Burglar's Wife
Season 1 Episode 2/6

A burglar disappears after a housebreaking job when he discovers a woman's body. Detective series, starring Michael Gambon as the pipe-smoking sleuth
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.7
6:40pm
Agatha Christie's Poirot
The Veiled Lady
Season 2 Episode 2/9

The Belgian detective is summoned to a hotel by a mysterious veiled lady who tells him that her forthcoming marriage is under threat because she is being blackmailed over a love letter. Drama, starring David Suchet and Frances Barber
(Repeat)

Rating: 8.4
7:50pm
Downton Abbey
Season 2 Episode 6/8

A Canadian officer is brought to Downton for recuperation and disrupts everything. Ethel hears distressing news, Bates makes another attempt to settle matters with Vera, while Carson receives a tempting offer. Matthew gets used to life in a wheelchair with Mary as his round-the-clock carer. Costume drama, starring Amy Nuttall, Brendan Coyle, Jim Carter, Dan Stevens and Michelle Dockery
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
9:00pm
Cold Feet
Season 6 Episode 3/8

David and Robyn are woken in the early hours by the police and David immediately assumes the worst, thinking something has happened to one of the children. A visit to the doctor confirms Adam's suspicions about Pete, and an adrenaline-fuelled bike ride fails to take Pete's mind off the situation. A visit to see care patient Harry (James Bolam) adds to Pete's woes when Harry makes a morose request and, in a bid to escape the pressures at home, Jenny's moment of madness at work comes back to haunt her
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
10:00pm
Cold Feet
Season 6 Episode 4/8

David realises he may have his work cut out proving his innocence when even his wife Robyn turns against him, while Pete receives another blow when he arrives at work to see Harry. Jen is taken to task by her sister Sheila over the care of their elderly mother and Karen steps her relationship with Eddie up a notch, but a visit from a desperate David threatens her plans, and Adam faces problems when his wife becomes increasingly distant. Comedy drama, starring John Thomson, James Nesbitt, Fay Ripley, Hermione Norris and Robert Bathurst
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
11:00pm
Whitechapel
Season 4 Episode 1/6

The crime thriller returns with the first of a two-part story, starring Rupert Penry-Jones. Chandler, Miles and the team investigate the murder of a man crushed to death by stones. As the killer's macabre methods become clearer, a second body is discovered and the detectives suspect the executions are being carried out by a witch hunter. However, their progress is impeded as links to 20th-century espionage attract attention from the security services. With Phil Davis and Steve Pemberton
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
12:05am
Kingdom
Season 3 Episode 1/6

Peter has the difficult task of trying to help an injured Iraq War veteran come to terms with his future, and Lyle meets a woman who claims she was sexually discriminated against by the Army. Meanwhile, Gloria deals with a demanding father and Beatrice adjusts to motherhood in her own way. Guest starring June Whitfield and Peter Sallis, with Stephen Fry and Karl Davies
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.9
1:05am
Cold Feet
Season 6 Episode 3/8

David and Robyn are woken in the early hours by the police and David immediately assumes the worst, thinking something has happened to one of the children. A visit to the doctor confirms Adam's suspicions about Pete, and an adrenaline-fuelled bike ride fails to take Pete's mind off the situation. A visit to see care patient Harry (James Bolam) adds to Pete's woes when Harry makes a morose request and, in a bid to escape the pressures at home, Jenny's moment of madness at work comes back to haunt her
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
2:05am
Cold Feet
Season 6 Episode 4/8

David realises he may have his work cut out proving his innocence when even his wife Robyn turns against him, while Pete receives another blow when he arrives at work to see Harry. Jen is taken to task by her sister Sheila over the care of their elderly mother and Karen steps her relationship with Eddie up a notch, but a visit from a desperate David threatens her plans, and Adam faces problems when his wife becomes increasingly distant. Comedy drama, starring John Thomson, James Nesbitt, Fay Ripley, Hermione Norris and Robert Bathurst
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
3:00am
Whitechapel
Season 4 Episode 1/6

The crime thriller returns with the first of a two-part story, starring Rupert Penry-Jones. Chandler, Miles and the team investigate the murder of a man crushed to death by stones. As the killer's macabre methods become clearer, a second body is discovered and the detectives suspect the executions are being carried out by a witch hunter. However, their progress is impeded as links to 20th-century espionage attract attention from the security services. With Phil Davis and Steve Pemberton
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
3:55am
The Darling Buds of May
A Breath of French Air - Part Two
Season 1 Episode 6/7

Part two of two. The family warms to the French way of life, but Charley is unhappy with Mariette's flirting - and after a little Dutch courage, decides to take matters into his own hands. Drama, starring Philip Franks and Catherine Zeta-Jones
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.2
4:50am
Maigret
Maigret and the Burglar's Wife
Season 1 Episode 2/6

A burglar disappears after a housebreaking job when he discovers a woman's body. Detective series, starring Michael Gambon as the pipe-smoking sleuth
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.7
5:50am
ITV Encore Nightscreen

Thu 19 Jan

6:00am
The Chief
Season 3 Episode 1/6

Police drama, set in East Anglia, following the fortunes of the staff of the Eastland Constabulary
(Repeat)

Rating: 4.5
6:50am
Kavanagh QC
A Family Affair
Season 1 Episode 3/4

The barrister reluctantly agrees to act on behalf of a recently released jailbird accused of kidnapping his infant son, and gets caught up in a bitter tug-of-love battle. Returning home in search of solace, he clashes with daughter Kate over her growing independence - and finds himself forced to accept she is now a woman. John Thaw stars in the legal drama, with guest appearances by Dougray Scott and Toyah Willcox
(Repeat)

Rating: 7.6
8:15am
The Darling Buds of May
A Breath of French Air - Part Two
Season 1 Episode 6/7

Part two of two. The family warms to the French way of life, but Charley is unhappy with Mariette's flirting - and after a little Dutch courage, decides to take matters into his own hands. Drama, starring Philip Franks and Catherine Zeta-Jones
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.2
9:15am
Maigret
Maigret and the Burglar's Wife
Season 1 Episode 2/6

A burglar disappears after a housebreaking job when he discovers a woman's body. Detective series, starring Michael Gambon as the pipe-smoking sleuth
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.7
10:15am
Heartbeat
Heroes and Villains
Season 7 Episode 23/24

Ventress investigates missing golf balls, and some lads break into a local war hero's home. Rural police drama, starring Derek Fowlds and William Simons
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
11:20am
The Grand
Season 2 Episode 4/10

An unwelcome guest brings traumatic memories to the surface, and the Grand is thrown into crisis. Period drama, starring Michael Siberry and Susan Hampshire
(Repeat)

Rating: 4.1
12:35pm
The Chief
Season 3 Episode 2/6

John Stafford's corruption enquiry reaches a successful conclusion. The post of Chief Constable of Eastland comes up for grabs and Stafford is astonished to find that his unexpected ally on the Met, Deputy Assistant Commissioner Alan Cade, is applying for the job. Martin Shaw and Tim Pigott-Smith star
(Repeat)

Rating: 4.5
1:35pm
Kavanagh QC
True Commitment
Season 2 Episode 1/6

Kavanagh defends a left-wing activist accused of murdering someone from the opposite end of the political spectrum - and learns a harsh lesson in the process. To make matters worse, he finds out daughter Kate is having an affair with her married tutor, thus setting the scene for further fireworks. John Thaw stars
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.6
3:15pm
Heartbeat
Changing Places
Season 1 Episode 1/10

A London policeman and his doctor wife encounter hostility and suspicion when they move to a close-knit Yorkshire community, but feuding mods and rockers, a mysterious prowler and a budgie-killer mean the couple soon find themselves in the thick of village life. First-ever episode of the popular Sixties-set drama, starring Nick Berry, Niamh Cusack, Derek Fowlds and Bill Maynard
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
4:15pm
The Darling Buds of May
Oh! To Be in England - Part One
Season 2 Episode 1/7

Part one of two. Pop busies himself organising a christening while awaiting the birth of his first grandchild - and still finds time to cast a beady eye over the contents of an elderly widow's home. Whimsical rural drama, starring David Jason, Pam Ferris, Philip Franks and Catherine Zeta-Jones
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.2
5:25pm
Maigret
Maigret Goes to School
Season 1 Episode 3/6

A terrified schoolteacher is convinced he is about to be accused of murdering the spiteful village postmistress. Detective drama, starring Michael Gambon
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.7
6:35pm
Agatha Christie's Poirot
The Lost Mine
Season 2 Episode 3/9

The sleuth is asked to investigate the disappearance of a bank's most valued customer, who had been planning to sell the chairman a map showing where to find a long-lost silver mine. David Suchet stars
(Repeat)

Rating: 8.4
7:50pm
Downton Abbey
Season 2 Episode 7/8

As the residents try to return to normal life following the armistice, a new development stuns them. Meanwhile, Carlisle puts Anna in a difficult position, Bates reels from the news about Vera, and Thomas embarks on a new money-making scheme. Costume drama, starring Iain Glen, Joanne Froggatt, Brendan Coyle and Rob James-Collier
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
9:00pm
Cold Feet
Season 6 Episode 5/8

Jenny is shocked when an old flame turns up at work, kicking off a chain of events that has irreversible consequences, while Adam picks himself up and vows to reconnect with son Matt after breaking up with Angela, beginning with a nostalgic trip to Piccadilly Records. David continues to claim ignorance of a dodgy overseas investment, but the evidence against him is stacking up and a distracted Karen is oblivious to the seriousness of the allegations being made against him. Comedy drama, guest starring Robert Webb
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
10:00pm
Cold Feet
Season 6 Episode 6/8

Convinced they've seen the back of Grant, Jenny raises the subject of Harry's will again with Pete, who is devastated when Chloe announces she no longer wants to call him dad. Fancying herself as a bit of a property guru, Tina attempts to find Adam his dream home, while Karen is intrigued when a potential backer approaches her and the subsequent meeting with the handsome young media entrepreneur goes better than expected. Comedy drama, starring John Thomson, James Nesbitt, Fay Ripley and Hermione Norris
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
11:00pm
Whitechapel
Season 4 Episode 2/6

Part two of two. A connection to a 16th-century murder seems to confirm someone is killing witches in Whitechapel. Chandler is on the case, but is there a malign influence at work within the team? The police station itself appears to pulsate with unexplained phenomena and even the usually hard-bitten Miles starts to ask questions. Crime thriller, starring Rupert Penry-Jones, Phil Davis and Steve Pemberton
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
12:05am
Kingdom
Season 3 Episode 2/6

Crop circles in a field grab the attention of the local sci-fi community, and a farmer initially angry about all the vandalism on her land soon sees an opportunity to charge people to view them. Meanwhile, Lyle falls for a paralegal working against him on a case and Beatrice fills in for Gloria on reception. Guest starring Sandi Toksvig, with Stephen Fry, Karl Davies and Hermione Norris
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.9
1:05am
Cold Feet
Season 6 Episode 5/8

Jenny is shocked when an old flame turns up at work, kicking off a chain of events that has irreversible consequences, while Adam picks himself up and vows to reconnect with son Matt after breaking up with Angela, beginning with a nostalgic trip to Piccadilly Records. David continues to claim ignorance of a dodgy overseas investment, but the evidence against him is stacking up and a distracted Karen is oblivious to the seriousness of the allegations being made against him. Comedy drama, guest starring Robert Webb
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
2:05am
Cold Feet
Season 6 Episode 6/8

Convinced they've seen the back of Grant, Jenny raises the subject of Harry's will again with Pete, who is devastated when Chloe announces she no longer wants to call him dad. Fancying herself as a bit of a property guru, Tina attempts to find Adam his dream home, while Karen is intrigued when a potential backer approaches her and the subsequent meeting with the handsome young media entrepreneur goes better than expected. Comedy drama, starring John Thomson, James Nesbitt, Fay Ripley and Hermione Norris
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
3:00am
Whitechapel
Season 4 Episode 2/6

Part two of two. A connection to a 16th-century murder seems to confirm someone is killing witches in Whitechapel. Chandler is on the case, but is there a malign influence at work within the team? The police station itself appears to pulsate with unexplained phenomena and even the usually hard-bitten Miles starts to ask questions. Crime thriller, starring Rupert Penry-Jones, Phil Davis and Steve Pemberton
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
3:55am
The Darling Buds of May
Oh! To Be in England - Part One
Season 2 Episode 1/7

Part one of two. Pop busies himself organising a christening while awaiting the birth of his first grandchild - and still finds time to cast a beady eye over the contents of an elderly widow's home. Whimsical rural drama, starring David Jason, Pam Ferris, Philip Franks and Catherine Zeta-Jones
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.2
4:50am
Maigret
Maigret Goes to School
Season 1 Episode 3/6

A terrified schoolteacher is convinced he is about to be accused of murdering the spiteful village postmistress. Detective drama, starring Michael Gambon
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.7
5:50am
ITV Encore Nightscreen
(Repeat)

Fri 20 Jan

6:00am
The Chief
Season 3 Episode 2/6

John Stafford's corruption enquiry reaches a successful conclusion. The post of Chief Constable of Eastland comes up for grabs and Stafford is astonished to find that his unexpected ally on the Met, Deputy Assistant Commissioner Alan Cade, is applying for the job. Martin Shaw and Tim Pigott-Smith star
(Repeat)

Rating: 4.5
6:50am
Kavanagh QC
True Commitment
Season 2 Episode 1/6

Kavanagh defends a left-wing activist accused of murdering someone from the opposite end of the political spectrum - and learns a harsh lesson in the process. To make matters worse, he finds out daughter Kate is having an affair with her married tutor, thus setting the scene for further fireworks. John Thaw stars
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.6
8:20am
The Darling Buds of May
Oh! To Be in England - Part One
Season 2 Episode 1/7

Part one of two. Pop busies himself organising a christening while awaiting the birth of his first grandchild - and still finds time to cast a beady eye over the contents of an elderly widow's home. Whimsical rural drama, starring David Jason, Pam Ferris, Philip Franks and Catherine Zeta-Jones
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.2
9:15am
Maigret
Maigret Goes to School
Season 1 Episode 3/6

A terrified schoolteacher is convinced he is about to be accused of murdering the spiteful village postmistress. Detective drama, starring Michael Gambon
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.7
10:15am
Heartbeat
Changing Places
Season 1 Episode 1/10

A London policeman and his doctor wife encounter hostility and suspicion when they move to a close-knit Yorkshire community, but feuding mods and rockers, a mysterious prowler and a budgie-killer mean the couple soon find themselves in the thick of village life. First-ever episode of the popular Sixties-set drama, starring Nick Berry, Niamh Cusack, Derek Fowlds and Bill Maynard
(Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
11:10am
The Grand
Season 2 Episode 5/10

Marcus Bannerman's curiosity gets the better of him with the arrival of the exotic Euphrasine De Bourg D'Oisans. Period drama, starring Mark McGann
(Repeat)

Rating: 4.1
12:15pm
The Chief
Season 3 Episode 3/6

Alan Cade's first day at Eastland sees a major incident on a American-owned offshore exploration rig. This proves a nightmare first assignment for Deputy Assistant Commissioner Anne Stewart as negotiator. Drama, starring Martin Shaw and Karen Archer
(Repeat)

Rating: 4.5
1:20pm
Kavanagh QC
Men of Substance
Season 2 Episode 2/6

Customs seize a massive heroin shipment and Kavanagh agrees to prosecute the importer, a self-made man with all the trappings of success, including a yacht and a villa in Portugal. Unfortunately, he also has a staff of hired heavies who make the mistake of threatening Lizzie in a bid to get him off the hook - thus setting the scene for a bitterly personal courtroom wrangle. John Thaw and Lisa Harrow star
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.6
3:00pm
Heartbeat
Fruits of the Earth
Season 1 Episode 2/10

Nick pursues a moorland flasher and drunken hikers, while Kate suffers abuse at the hands of a bullying husband. Rural drama, starring Nick Berry
(Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
4:05pm
The Darling Buds of May
Oh! To Be in England - Part Two
Season 2 Episode 2/7

Part two of two. Preparations get under way for the christening, while Primrose loses her heart to a very confused vicar. Pop gets a black eye, Edith Pilchester tackles a gang of roving Teddy boys and Mademoiselle Dupont begins to feel ill. Drama, starring David Jason, Pam Ferris and Catherine Zeta-Jones
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.2
5:15pm
Maigret
Maigret and the Mad Woman
Season 1 Episode 4/6

The police think an elderly woman is dreaming when she claims someone is moving her belongings, but then she is found murdered and Maigret is called in to investigate. Detective drama, starring Michael Gambon
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.7
6:20pm
Agatha Christie's Poirot
The Cornish Mystery
Season 2 Episode 4/9

A dentist falls in love with his young assistant. His anxious wife, believing he has made plans to poison her and thereby remove the main obstacle to happiness, calls for Poirot's help. Drama, starring David Suchet
(Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.4
7:25pm
Downton Abbey
Season 2 Episode 8/8

The wedding approaches and excitement is in the air, but Branson's plans could rattle everyone. Spanish flu reaches the house and a desperate Thomas looks for a way to re-establish himself. Ethel faces a dilemma when the Bryants return with a heartbreaking proposition, and a decisive Anna forces Bates to think about their future. Costume drama, starring Allen Leech, Rob James-Collier, Amy Nuttall, Joanne Froggatt and Brendan Coyle
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
9:00pm
Cold Feet
Season 6 Episode 7/8

Adam is beginning to fall for Tina and suspects that she may feel the same, while Pete and Jenny finally agree a compromise with Harry's daughter about the will. Karen discovers that David's finances have hit rock bottom thanks to his case and Robyn's divorce proceedings and points out that he could always dip into the girls' trust fund to tide him over, unaware that he has already done so. Comedy drama, starring John Thomson, James Nesbitt, Fay Ripley, Hermione Norris and Robert Bathurst
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
10:00pm
Cold Feet
Season 6 Episode 8/8

The comedy drama that returned to the screens after a break of more than 13 years draws to a close as Tina organises an eventful surprise party for Adam, attended by a few of his friends and lots of hers. There is trouble for Pete and Adam when they nip out to replenish stocks of alcohol and find themselves staring death in the face - and Pete is not sure even Adam can talk his way out of this situation. Starring John Thomson, James Nesbitt, Fay Ripley, Hermione Norris and Robert Bathurst
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
11:00pm
Whitechapel
Season 4 Episode 3/6

Part one of two. Miles and Chandler's latest case takes them deep into the world of modern art after the discovery of a flayed human face at Whitechapel Gallery. Interpreting some Russian prison tattoos suggests a link to organised crime, but what is the significance of the mysterious footsteps heard in empty corridors at the police station? As the investigation progresses, the killer strikes again, leaving a coded message, and Buchan's desperate search for answers leads him on a dangerous path. Starring Phil Davis, Rupert Penry-Jones, and Steve Pemberton, who also wrote this episode
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
12:05am
Kingdom
Season 3 Episode 3/6

Peter takes on a complex legal and moral case at the local medical research facility, while Nigel and Lyle try to save an order of nuns from eviction. Beatrice launches an adult chatline to fund Petra's school fees - but the new venture soon attracts a call from none other than the girl's father. Guest starring Jaye Griffiths and Anna Massey, with Stephen Fry, John Thomson and Karl Davies
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.9
1:05am
Cold Feet
Season 6 Episode 7/8

Adam is beginning to fall for Tina and suspects that she may feel the same, while Pete and Jenny finally agree a compromise with Harry's daughter about the will. Karen discovers that David's finances have hit rock bottom thanks to his case and Robyn's divorce proceedings and points out that he could always dip into the girls' trust fund to tide him over, unaware that he has already done so. Comedy drama, starring John Thomson, James Nesbitt, Fay Ripley, Hermione Norris and Robert Bathurst
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
2:10am
Cold Feet
Season 6 Episode 8/8

The comedy drama that returned to the screens after a break of more than 13 years draws to a close as Tina organises an eventful surprise party for Adam, attended by a few of his friends and lots of hers. There is trouble for Pete and Adam when they nip out to replenish stocks of alcohol and find themselves staring death in the face - and Pete is not sure even Adam can talk his way out of this situation. Starring John Thomson, James Nesbitt, Fay Ripley, Hermione Norris and Robert Bathurst
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
3:10am
Whitechapel
Season 4 Episode 3/6

Part one of two. Miles and Chandler's latest case takes them deep into the world of modern art after the discovery of a flayed human face at Whitechapel Gallery. Interpreting some Russian prison tattoos suggests a link to organised crime, but what is the significance of the mysterious footsteps heard in empty corridors at the police station? As the investigation progresses, the killer strikes again, leaving a coded message, and Buchan's desperate search for answers leads him on a dangerous path. Starring Phil Davis, Rupert Penry-Jones, and Steve Pemberton, who also wrote this episode
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
4:00am
Vera
The Crow Trap
Season 1 Episode 3/4

A murder at a remote cottage in Northumberland takes DCI Vera Stanhope back to a place full of childhood memories and reminds her of an unsolved case from earlier in her career. Delving into the local politics surrounding a controversial proposal to dig a quarry, she and her team find motives in the unlikeliest of places - until they realise that the truth could be hidden within the land itself. Detective drama, adapted from Ann Cleeves' novel The Crow Trap, guest starring Daniela Nardini (This Life) alongside Brenda Blethyn
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6

Sat 21 Jan

6:00am
Outside Edge
Lost
Season 3 Episode 5/7

Roger insists on leading the team convoy of cars to a fixture in the country but his map-reading skills let him down en route, and a run-in with a troublesome tractor driver ensures the day ends dismally. Richard Harris's comedy, starring Brenda Blethyn, Robert Daws, Josie Lawrence and Timothy Spall
(Repeat)

Rating: 6
6:25am
Outside Edge
Match Cancelled?
Season 3 Episode 6/7

Mim tries to persuade Roger to cancel a match with Piggy Pearson's team because of an incident with the latter's divorced sister. Cricketing comedy drama, starring Brenda Blethyn
(Repeat)

Rating: 6
6:55am
Maigret
The Patience of Maigret
Season 1 Episode 1/6

After a suspected jewel thief is found murdered, the pipe-smoking detective investigates the residents of the dead man's apartment block. Drama, starring Michael Gambon
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.7
8:25am
Mapp and Lucia
Battle Stations
Season 1 Episode 2/5

Newspapers pay tribute to Lucia's performance at the pageant, and Mapp realises she has a fight on her hands
(Repeat)

Rating: 9.2
9:30am
Lillie
Mrs Langtry
Season 1 Episode 2/13

Married life proves dull and when she develops typhoid fever, Lillie convinces Edward to send her to London. Once back in the capital, she soon catches the eye of artists and poets
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
10:35am
Heartbeat
Unconsidered Trifles
Season 7 Episode 22/24

A girl takes an overdose and Blaketon's mysterious private life comes to light when his car goes missing and is involved in an accident. Rural police drama, starring Derek Fowlds
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
11:35am
Heartbeat
Heroes and Villains
Season 7 Episode 23/24

Ventress investigates missing golf balls, and some lads break into a local war hero's home. Rural police drama, starring Derek Fowlds and William Simons
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
12:40pm
Heartbeat
Love Me Do
Season 7 Episode 24/24

The new sergeant's arrival could mean radical changes for Greengrass, and everyone is under suspicion when a girl reports a stalker in the village
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
1:50pm
The Ruth Rendell Mysteries
Vanity Dies Hard - Part One
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Part one of three. Mystery, starring Eleanor David as bride-to-be Alice Whittaker, whose marriage plans are thrown into turmoil by the disappearance of a close friend opposed to the match. Alice sets out to investigate - and soon uncovers evidence of foul play lurking just beneath the surface of local life. With Mark Frankel, Peter Egan, Jane Gurnett and Leslie Phillips
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.2
2:55pm
Kavanagh QC
Time of Need
Season 5 Episode 3/4

A high-flying female politician is charged with seducing a minor, and although the accusation is subsequently dropped, her career is ruined. She promptly sues the police for malicious prosecution and Kavanagh reluctantly agrees to take her case - only to discover the truth is stranger than he could ever have imagined. Legal drama, starring John Thaw, Penelope Wilton and Virginia McKenna
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.6
4:35pm
Agatha Christie's Poirot
Peril at End House - Part One
Season 2

Part one of two. While holidaying in Cornwall with his friend Captain Hastings, Poirot meets a local woman who has seemingly become unaccountably accident-prone - but soon starts to suspect she is actually a victim of foul play. David Suchet and Hugh Fraser star
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.4
5:45pm
Agatha Christie's Poirot
Peril at End House - Part Two
Season 2

Part two of two. The Belgian sleuth's Cornish holiday comes to a dramatic conclusion as he unravels the mystery behind the series of disastrous near-misses that placed the life of a beautiful heiress in danger, and as the truth comes to light, a secret engagement is revealed. David Suchet stars, with Philip Jackson and Hugh Fraser
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.4
6:55pm
Agatha Christie's Poirot
The Veiled Lady
Season 2 Episode 2/9

The Belgian detective is summoned to a hotel by a mysterious veiled lady who tells him that her forthcoming marriage is under threat because she is being blackmailed over a love letter. Drama, starring David Suchet and Frances Barber
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.4
8:00pm
Vera
Sandancers
Season 2 Episode 4/4

The detective investigates a suspicious death in an army barracks, aided by Joe and an enthusiastic member of the military police. Although the demise of commanding officer Dev initially looks like suicide, a case for murder is quickly established and the team's first task is to find a motive. Sensing a connection to Ollie, a soldier killed in Afghanistan, Vera interviews the victim's loyal comrades and Ollie's grieving family, discovering a traumatic event that nobody wants to talk about. John Duttine (Heartbeat) guest stars alongside Brenda Blethyn, David Leon, Jon Morrison and Paul Ritter
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6
10:00pm
DCI Banks
Friend of the Devil - Part One
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Part one of two. Cabbot investigates when a woman is found murdered on the moors. As the identity of the victim is established, it becomes apparent any number of suspects may have had a reason to want her dead. Meanwhile, Banks is called in when the body of a teenage girl is discovered in a storage room down an alleyway. Stephen Tompkinson and Andrea Lowe star
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.3
11:00pm
DCI Banks
Friend of the Devil - Part Two
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Part two of two. The detective and his team find themselves investigating the murder of one of their own. Cabbot is convinced there is a link between the deaths of Lucy Payne and her colleague, but is dismissed as trying to push her career ambitions. However, after receiving new information from another force, she begins to uncover the real connection between the killings. Andrea Lowe stars
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.3
12:00am
Vera
Sandancers
Season 2 Episode 4/4

The detective investigates a suspicious death in an army barracks, aided by Joe and an enthusiastic member of the military police. Although the demise of commanding officer Dev initially looks like suicide, a case for murder is quickly established and the team's first task is to find a motive. Sensing a connection to Ollie, a soldier killed in Afghanistan, Vera interviews the victim's loyal comrades and Ollie's grieving family, discovering a traumatic event that nobody wants to talk about. John Duttine (Heartbeat) guest stars alongside Brenda Blethyn, David Leon, Jon Morrison and Paul Ritter
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6
1:50am
Broadchurch
Season 1 Episode 3/8

Fingerprints at the crime scene lead DI Hardy and DS Miller to a shocking suspect in Danny's murder - his father. When questioned, Mark explains he had been there recently to repair a boiler, but his alibi for the night of the murder quickly falls apart. Meanwhile, Steve Connelly approaches Beth claiming to have a message - from her dead son. Detective drama, starring David Tennant, Olivia Colman, Andrew Buchan, Jodie Whittaker and Will Mellor
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
2:40am
Broadchurch
Season 1 Episode 4/8

Local journalist Olly investigates Jack, the newsagent for whom Danny did a paper round - and discovers a suspicious previous conviction. Meanwhile, Beth and Mark try to get more national press coverage of their son's death in an attempt to find his killer, and Hardy goes for dinner with Miller and her husband, but blacks out in his hotel room later that evening. Detective drama, starring David Tennant and Olivia Colman
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
3:35am
Kavanagh QC
Time of Need
Season 5 Episode 3/4

A high-flying female politician is charged with seducing a minor, and although the accusation is subsequently dropped, her career is ruined. She promptly sues the police for malicious prosecution and Kavanagh reluctantly agrees to take her case - only to discover the truth is stranger than he could ever have imagined. Legal drama, starring John Thaw, Penelope Wilton and Virginia McKenna
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.6
4:55am
Agatha Christie's Poirot
The Lost Mine
Season 2 Episode 3/9

The sleuth is asked to investigate the disappearance of a bank's most valued customer, who had been planning to sell the chairman a map showing where to find a long-lost silver mine. David Suchet stars
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.4
5:50am
ITV Encore Nightscreen
(Repeat)

Sun 22 Jan

6:00am
Outside Edge
The Blessing
Season 3 Episode 7/7

It's the day of Kevin and Maggie's wedding - but they're nowhere to be seen. As the members of the congregation fidget, Clive makes an accusation against Roger. Cricketing comedy drama, starring Josie Lawrence
(Repeat)

Rating: 6
6:25am
Maigret
Maigret and the Burglar's Wife
Season 1 Episode 2/6

A burglar disappears after a housebreaking job when he discovers a woman's body. Detective series, starring Michael Gambon as the pipe-smoking sleuth
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.7
7:25am
Maigret
Maigret Goes to School
Season 1 Episode 3/6

A terrified schoolteacher is convinced he is about to be accused of murdering the spiteful village postmistress. Detective drama, starring Michael Gambon
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.7
8:25am
Maigret
Maigret and the Mad Woman
Season 1 Episode 4/6

The police think an elderly woman is dreaming when she claims someone is moving her belongings, but then she is found murdered and Maigret is called in to investigate. Detective drama, starring Michael Gambon
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.7
9:25am
Peak Practice
Eye of the Storm
Season 5 Episode 1/14

Andrew returns to Cardale after six months away and asks for his old job back. The others are furious at being given the runaround, having endured months of working with below-par locums, and consider appointing a rival candidate. On the personal front, Will is over the moon at becoming a father - but there's a dark cloud on the horizon. Rural medical drama, starring Simon Shepherd, Saskia Wickham, Gary Mavers and Adrian Lukis
(Repeat)

Rating: 5
10:20am
The Ruth Rendell Mysteries
Vanity Dies Hard - Part Two
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Part two of a moody whodunit from the pen of Britain's queen of crime fiction, starring Eleanor David as bride-to-be Alice Whittaker, whose marriage plans are thrown into turmoil by the disappearance of a close friend opposed to her impending nuptials. Disregarding assurances that there is nothing to worry about, Alice sets out to investigate - and soon uncovers evidence of foul play lurking just beneath the surface of local life. With Mark Frankel, Peter Egan, Jane Gurnett and Leslie Phillips
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.2
11:30am
Heartbeat
Changing Places
Season 1 Episode 1/10

A London policeman and his doctor wife encounter hostility and suspicion when they move to a close-knit Yorkshire community, but feuding mods and rockers, a mysterious prowler and a budgie-killer mean the couple soon find themselves in the thick of village life. First-ever episode of the popular Sixties-set drama, starring Nick Berry, Niamh Cusack, Derek Fowlds and Bill Maynard
(Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
12:35pm
Heartbeat
Fruits of the Earth
Season 1 Episode 2/10

Nick pursues a moorland flasher and drunken hikers, while Kate suffers abuse at the hands of a bullying husband. Rural drama, starring Nick Berry
(Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
1:35pm
Downton Abbey
Season 2 Episode 4/8

Ethel's flirting with Major Bryant lands her in trouble as preparations get under way for a concert at Downton. Tensions flare between Isobel and Cora, Edith receives worrying news about Matthew and William, while Branson declares his feelings for Sybil. Mrs Bird's soup kitchen receives a helping hand from Daisy and Mrs Patmore. Costume drama, starring Penelope Wilton and Elizabeth McGovern
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
2:50pm
Downton Abbey
Season 2 Episode 5/8

The entire household is shaken by bad news from the front, and Daisy's relationship with William moves faster than she would like. Meanwhile, Mary pays a high price for obtaining Carlisle's assistance when Vera returns to Downton threatening to expose old secrets. Costume drama, starring Sophie McShera, Thomas Howes, Michelle Dockery, Iain Glen and Maria Doyle Kennedy
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
4:00pm
Downton Abbey
Season 2 Episode 6/8

A Canadian officer is brought to Downton for recuperation and disrupts everything. Ethel hears distressing news, Bates makes another attempt to settle matters with Vera, while Carson receives a tempting offer. Matthew gets used to life in a wheelchair with Mary as his round-the-clock carer. Costume drama, starring Amy Nuttall, Brendan Coyle, Jim Carter, Dan Stevens and Michelle Dockery
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
5:15pm
Downton Abbey
Season 2 Episode 7/8

As the residents try to return to normal life following the armistice, a new development stuns them. Meanwhile, Carlisle puts Anna in a difficult position, Bates reels from the news about Vera, and Thomas embarks on a new money-making scheme. Costume drama, starring Iain Glen, Joanne Froggatt, Brendan Coyle and Rob James-Collier
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
6:25pm
Downton Abbey
Season 2 Episode 8/8

The wedding approaches and excitement is in the air, but Branson's plans could rattle everyone. Spanish flu reaches the house and a desperate Thomas looks for a way to re-establish himself. Ethel faces a dilemma when the Bryants return with a heartbreaking proposition, and a decisive Anna forces Bates to think about their future. Costume drama, starring Allen Leech, Rob James-Collier, Amy Nuttall, Joanne Froggatt and Brendan Coyle
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
8:00pm
Vera
Poster Child
Season 3 Episode 2/4

Respected surgeon Dan Marsden is shot dead days before his retirement and his teenage daughters Mira and Karen are abducted. Joined by a new addition to the ranks, Vera investigates a mysterious parcel and a connection to the Iraq War as she races against time to catch the killer and save the girls. However, the case soon takes a violent and unexpected turn, striking at the heart of the team. Guest starring Saskia Reeves (Luther) and Dean Andrews (Ashes to Ashes), with Brenda Blethyn, David Leon and Gareth Farr
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6
10:00pm
Broadchurch
Season 1 Episode 5/8

Miller realises the evidence Jack handed over does not tally with her knowledge of Danny's possessions, while Olly and Karen work together on an article about the newsagent's past. However, the next morning when they read the paper, they discover the piece has been rewritten to make Jack look like a sex offender - and the police can offer little protection
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
11:00pm
Broadchurch
Season 1 Episode 6/8

Files are piling up at the police station but, with no fresh leads or witnesses, the case is stalling and morale is low. Hardy is stunned when he's told to scale back resources and feels his hope of catching Danny's killer is slipping away. However, at the Broadchurch Echo, Maggie grows determined to solve a mystery that has taken a very personal turn for her. How will her efforts affect the official investigation?
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
12:00am
Vera
Poster Child
Season 3 Episode 2/4

Respected surgeon Dan Marsden is shot dead days before his retirement and his teenage daughters Mira and Karen are abducted. Joined by a new addition to the ranks, Vera investigates a mysterious parcel and a connection to the Iraq War as she races against time to catch the killer and save the girls. However, the case soon takes a violent and unexpected turn, striking at the heart of the team. Guest starring Saskia Reeves (Luther) and Dean Andrews (Ashes to Ashes), with Brenda Blethyn, David Leon and Gareth Farr
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6
2:00am
DCI Banks
Friend of the Devil - Part One
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Part one of two. Cabbot investigates when a woman is found murdered on the moors. As the identity of the victim is established, it becomes apparent any number of suspects may have had a reason to want her dead. Meanwhile, Banks is called in when the body of a teenage girl is discovered in a storage room down an alleyway. Stephen Tompkinson and Andrea Lowe star
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.3
2:55am
DCI Banks
Friend of the Devil - Part Two
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Part two of two. The detective and his team find themselves investigating the murder of one of their own. Cabbot is convinced there is a link between the deaths of Lucy Payne and her colleague, but is dismissed as trying to push her career ambitions. However, after receiving new information from another force, she begins to uncover the real connection between the killings. Andrea Lowe stars
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.3
3:50am
Mapp and Lucia
Battle Stations
Season 1 Episode 2/5

Newspapers pay tribute to Lucia's performance at the pageant, and Mapp realises she has a fight on her hands
(Repeat)

Rating: 9.2
4:45am
Lillie
Mrs Langtry
Season 1 Episode 2/13

Married life proves dull and when she develops typhoid fever, Lillie convinces Edward to send her to London. Once back in the capital, she soon catches the eye of artists and poets
(Repeat)

Rating: 10
5:45am
ITV Encore Nightscreen
23/01/2017
(Repeat)

Mon 23 Jan

6:00am
Drama Trails
The connections between TV dramas, narrated by James Nesbitt
(Repeat)

Rating: 3
6:10am
The Chief
Season 1 Episode 3/6

ACC Anne Stewart is determined to clear Stafford's name and discovers that the DC who arrested his son has a further stash of cannabis hidden in his locker
(Repeat)

Rating: 4.5
7:05am
Kavanagh QC
The Innocency of Life
Season 4 Episode 5/6

A vicar stands accused of sexual harassment but as a result of Kavanagh's patient investigations the widow who lodged the complaint suddenly finds herself accused of murdering her former husband, and the prosecuting counsel is none other than Eleanor Harker. John Thaw stars, with a guest appearance by Geraldine James
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.6
8:30am
The Darling Buds of May
The Happiest Days of Your Life - Part Two
Season 3 Episode 2/6

Part two of two. The twins abscond from Brockhurst College, but Pop manages to bring them back safe and sound - then lends his services to ensure the boarding school does not have to close. Meanwhile, Primrose makes an unusual request concerning affairs of the heart and Charley launches a bid to buy a local brewery. David Jason stars
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.2
9:25am
Maigret
Maigret and the Mad Woman
Season 1 Episode 4/6

The police think an elderly woman is dreaming when she claims someone is moving her belongings, but then she is found murdered and Maigret is called in to investigate. Detective drama, starring Michael Gambon
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.7
10:35am
Heartbeat
Fruits of the Earth
Season 1 Episode 2/10

Nick pursues a moorland flasher and drunken hikers, while Kate suffers abuse at the hands of a bullying husband. Rural drama, starring Nick Berry
(Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
11:35am
The Grand
Drama, set in a Manchester hotel, starring Mark McGann and Michael Siberry
(Repeat)

Rating: 4.1
12:45pm
The Chief
Season 3 Episode 1/6

Police drama, set in East Anglia, following the fortunes of the staff of the Eastland Constabulary
(Repeat)

Rating: 4.5
1:50pm
Kavanagh QC
A Sense of Loss
Season 2 Episode 4/6

A policewoman is murdered, and when a blood-soaked shoe is found in a suspect's wardrobe, it seems to be an open-and-shut case - but Kavanagh is not convinced the right man is in the dock. John Thaw stars
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.6
3:30pm
Heartbeat
Rumours
Season 1 Episode 3/10

Tragedy casts a dark shadow over the idyllic landscape of Aidensfield when Nick receives an anonymous tip-off about a local shopkeeper's unsavoury antics. Meanwhile, Greengrass finds himself in trouble courtesy of the village gossip-mongers. Sixties-based rural drama, starring Nick Berry and Bill Maynard
(Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
4:35pm
The Darling Buds of May
Stranger at the Gates - Part One
Season 2 Episode 3/7

Part one of two. A handsome man from Denmark arrives at the household in search of work, setting Mariette's heart racing with his dashing good looks, but Charley is not impressed by the visitor's charms. Drama, starring David Jason, Pam Ferris and Catherine Zeta-Jones
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.2
5:40pm
Maigret
Maigret on Home Ground
Season 1 Episode 5/6

The pipe-smoking detective returns to his home town to investigate an anonymous warning that a crime is about to be committed in St Fiacre's Church. Detective series, starring Michael Gambon
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.7
6:55pm
Downton Abbey
Christmas Special 2011
The residents celebrate Christmas 1919 with a lavish party, but tensions are rife and Bates's arrest casts a shadow over the festivities. Mary has to consider her future with Sir Richard Carlisle following a disagreement at a shoot and Violet has concerns about Rosamund, whose new suitor - the dashing but raffish Lord Hepworth - is not all he seems. One-off festive special of the hit costume drama, guest starring Nigel Havers and Sharon Small, with Brendan Coyle, Michelle Dockery, Iain Glen, Maggie Smith and Samantha Bond
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.4
9:00pm
Dark Heart
During an August heat wave in London, DI Will Wagstaffe and his team investigate a series of horrifying and brutal attacks on people who were accused of being paedophiles, but never convicted. Crime drama, starring Tom Riley and Anjli Mohindra star
(Repeat)

Rating: 8.6
11:00pm
Whitechapel
Season 4 Episode 4/6

Part two of two. As the killer runs rings around the team, striking quickly and leaving coded messages at the crime scenes, Chandler and Miles start to question the motives behind the gruesome deeds. The investigation is then further hampered when a new eyewitness claims the murderer looks like an old lady, and as the body count rises, Buchan works hard to find a precedent - but his research looks set to put him in danger
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
12:05am
Kingdom
Season 3 Episode 4/6

Philandering lawyer Judge Harding (guest star Jack Dee) is convinced he is being blackmailed by a mystery woman out to destroy his reputation and turns to Kingdom for help. But as Peter gets to know Harding, he faces the repercussions of the man's past relationship with Beatrice. Meanwhile, Lyle tries to mediate in a land dispute between golfers and druids. Stephen Fry, Hermione Norris and Karl Davies star
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.9
1:05am
Kavanagh QC
In God We Trust
Season 3 Episode 6/6

Former colleague Julia Piper asks Kavanagh if he will fly out to the States and help her fight the appeal of a convicted murderer on death row. Once in the Land of the Free, he finds himself up against a governor determined to ensure sentence is carried out - and realises that where justice is concerned, the Americans sometimes just do not play cricket. Legal drama, starring John Thaw, Anna Chancellor and Lisa Harrow
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Rating: 7.6
2:45am
Whitechapel
Season 4 Episode 4/6

Part two of two. As the killer runs rings around the team, striking quickly and leaving coded messages at the crime scenes, Chandler and Miles start to question the motives behind the gruesome deeds. The investigation is then further hampered when a new eyewitness claims the murderer looks like an old lady, and as the body count rises, Buchan works hard to find a precedent - but his research looks set to put him in danger
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Rating: 8.2
3:35am
The Darling Buds of May
Stranger at the Gates - Part One
Season 2 Episode 3/7

Part one of two. A handsome man from Denmark arrives at the household in search of work, setting Mariette's heart racing with his dashing good looks, but Charley is not impressed by the visitor's charms. Drama, starring David Jason, Pam Ferris and Catherine Zeta-Jones
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Rating: 7.2
4:35am
Maigret
Maigret on Home Ground
Season 1 Episode 5/6

The pipe-smoking detective returns to his home town to investigate an anonymous warning that a crime is about to be committed in St Fiacre's Church. Detective series, starring Michael Gambon
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Rating: 7.7