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Sun 30 Apr

1:30am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9
6:30am
A to Z of TV Gardening
Letter K
Season 1 Episode 11/25

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

Rating: 5.3
7:15am
Around the World in 80 Gardens
Northern Europe
Season 1 Episode 9/10

Monty Don journeys to northern Europe, where an abundance of botanical hot spots reveals a culture obsessed with creating gardens. He discovers the floral splendour of Britain's Sissinghurst Castle and the much painted garden of impressionist Monet at Giverny, before witnessing the midnight sun in Norway as he discovers how plants behave 200 miles above the Arctic Circle
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.3
8:15am
The Beechgrove Garden
Season 39 Episode 5/26

Jim McColl plants a selection of swedes and neeps for later in the year, and Chris Beardshaw takes over an area of Beechgrove to create a rose garden, using every variety that he can - but they will all have to be able to cope with exposed Scottish conditions. Carole Baxter is in the Inverness village of Ardersier for a new strand in which she shows how to create a vegetable garden on a budget
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.4
8:50am
Countryfile
County Durham
The team explores County Durham, where Matt Baker demonstrates how to make a traditional regional dish and Ellie Harrison takes a trip up the River Tees. Sean Fletcher meets a boy scout pack involved in wildlife projects, Tom Heap reports on fly tipping, and Adam Henson meets beef farmers who feed their cows on grass alone
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
9:45am
Saturday Kitchen Best Bites
Season 2 Episode 37/

Matt Tebbutt presents highlights of the series, recalling his favourite moments from previous years in the kitchen
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.5
11:15am
Nigel Slater: Eating Together
Custard
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Nigel visits three home cooks to learn about well-loved variations on custard, including a fragrant Iraqi dish that takes Linda back to happy days in Baghdad. His tour of the flavours of modern Britain reveals the secrets behind home-baked Portuguese custard tarts and a delicious Malaysian custard that is not yellow, but green. Finally, Nigel comes up with some extravagant profiteroles that combine a touch of all these styles
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.6
11:45am
Simply Nigella
Season 1 Episode 5/7

Food writer Nigella Lawson examines how different days require certain types of food, sharing her favourite menu to help get that balance right in the kitchen. She prepares a light salad of salmon, avocado, watercress and pumpkin seeds, and a chicken shawarma with an array of spices, sauces and flatbreads - a dish inspired by a spit-roasted Lebanese kebab that is perfect for feeding a crowd. Nigella also creates two sweet treats, a glossy liquorice and blackcurrant chocolate cake, and chocolate chip cookie dough pots served with ice-cream or creme fraiche
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 2.7
12:15pm
MOTD2 Extra
Mark Chapman presents football discussion with a line-up of guests, focusing on the headlines from yesterday's matches and news ahead of today's fixtures
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
1:00pm
Athletics
Athletics: World Relay Championship Highlights
Nick Hope presents action from the two-day event at the Thomas Robinson Stadium in Nassau, Bahamas, which featured men's and women's 4 x 100m, 4 x 200m, 4 x 400m, 4 x 800m and distance medley races
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.6
2:00pm
Snooker: The World Championship
Live Snooker: The World Championship: 2017 Final: Session One
Mark Selby v John Higgins. Hazel Irvine presents coverage of the opening session of the final at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, where the first eight frames of the match are scheduled to take place. Mark Selby started last year's final in fine form, winning the first six frames against Ding Junhui, before the underdog playing in his first world final managed to claw back two frames to end the session four adrift
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
6:00pm
Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby
Fogo Island Inn, Canada
Season 1 Episode 5/6

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

Rating: 1.5
7:00pm
Snooker: The World Championship
Live Snooker: The World Championship: 2017 Final: Session Two
Mark Selby v John Higgins. Hazel Irvine presents all the action from the second session of the final at Sheffield's Crucible Theatre, where a further nine frames are scheduled to take place. The second session of last year's final saw Ding Junhui stage a fightback to trail Mark Selby by just one frame at 7-8, before the Jester from Leicester recovered to end the day with a 10-7 lead. The commentary team features five former world champions in Dennis Taylor, Steve Davis, John Parrott, Ken Doherty and Stephen Hendry, along with Willie Thorne and John Virgo
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
11:00pm
Film Drive (2011)
A stuntman who moonlights as a getaway driver tries to protect the wife and child of an imprisoned criminal. When the convict is released, the driver tries to convince him to give up his life of crime for his family's sake, but when they work together on a robbery, they end up drawn into a conflict with the Mafia. Crime drama, with Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan and Bryan Cranston
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.6
11:00pm
Film Drive (2011)
A stuntman who moonlights as a getaway driver tries to protect the wife and child of an imprisoned criminal. When the convict is released, the driver tries to convince him to give up his life of crime for his family's sake, but when they work together on a robbery, they end up drawn into a conflict with the Mafia. Crime drama, with Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan and Bryan Cranston
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.6
12:35am
Question Time
Oxford
David Dimbleby chairs the debate from Oxford, with a panel of politicians and other guests facing topical questions from the audience. The panel comprises Conservative Work and Pensions Secretary Damian Green, Labour MP Clive Lewis, former Liberal Democrat minister Jo Swinson, the SNP's Europe spokesperson Stephen Gethins, and journalist and member of the House of Lords, Camilla Cavendish
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 4
1:35am
Holby City
Two Hearts
Season 19 Episode 29/52

After uncovering a revelation from Matteo's past, he and Jac clash over a patient. Meanwhile, Sacha is not himself, but how long will he be able to keep Essie off the scent? Elsewhere, Ric cracks the whip on the Acute Assessment Unit floor, but a surprise visitor soon throws him off his game
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.4
2:30am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Mon 1 May

6:00am
Flog It! Trade Secrets
Tools of the Trade - Part Two
Season 2 Episode 18/30

Paul Martin and the show's experts offer more advice on making money from antiques and collectibles, with this edition focusing on antique domestic tools - including the most expensive ear cleaner that James Lewis has ever encountered
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
6:30am
Garden Rescue
Nottinghamshire
Season 2 Episode 5/25

Charlie Dimmock and siblings David and Harry Rich compete to design a £3,000 beach-themed garden for a family of three generations. Narrated by Lucinda Lawrence
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.8
7:15am
Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
Season 14 Episode 5/20

Two antiques experts put their own cash on the line as they compete to make a profit
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.9
8:00am
Antiques Roadshow
Pembroke Castle 2
Season 39 Episode 17/28

Fiona Bruce returns for a second episode from Pembroke Castle in West Wales. Items brought in to be valued include a sapphire ring that changes colour in different light, a papal hat that once belonged to Pope Pius XII, and a collection of Anglo-Indian paintings from 1780 that were once used to decorate a village's scout hut
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 5.5
9:00am
Film The Titfield Thunderbolt (1953)
Villagers try to save their railway branch from closure by taking it over as a public business - but the owners of the local bus company try to sabotage their plans, forcing them to resort to more underhand methods. Ealing comedy, starring Stanley Holloway, George Relph, John Gregson, Godfrey Tearle and Sid James
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.3
10:25am
Talking Pictures
David Niven: Talking Pictures
Season 1 Episode 3/34

A profile of actor David Niven. The documentary highlights the film and television appearances he made over the years and captures the milestones of his fame, including his role as Phileas Fogg in Michael Todd's production of Around the World in 80 Days. Narrated by Sylvia Syms
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.6
11:10am
Film Around the World in 80 Days (1956)
Victorian gentleman Phileas Fogg wagers he and his loyal valet Passepartout can circumnavigate the globe in only 80 days. Oscar-winning period adventure, based on Jules Verne's novel, starring David Niven, Cantinflas and Shirley MacLaine, with cameo appearances by stars including Noel Coward, Marlene Dietrich, Frank Sinatra, Buster Keaton and John Gielgud
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
2:00pm
Snooker: The World Championship
Live Snooker: The World Championship: 2017 Final: Session Three
Mark Selby v John Higgins. Hazel Irvine presents coverage from the third session of the final, as the players face a potential eight frames in the ranking tournament at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield. Ding Junhui trailed 7-10 overnight in last year's final as he tried to win the tournament for the first time in his career, but, despite closing the gap on Mark Selby to 10-11, he still ended the session with a three-frame deficit to make up
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
6:00pm
Top Gear
Season 24 Episode 7/7

Matt LeBlanc drives an eight-wheeled rescue vehicle from Russia, Rory Reid turns the world's ugliest car into a luxury yacht, and Chris Harris reviews the new Porsche Cayman. Plus, Jamiroquai frontman Jay Kay is the studio guest
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.2
7:00pm
Snooker: The World Championship
Live Snooker: The World Championship: 2017 Final: Session Four
Mark Selby v John Higgins. Hazel Irvine introduces coverage of the concluding session of this year's final at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, where the successful player needs to reach 18 frames to lift the famous trophy. Ding Junhui compiled the only century break in this session of last year's final, but that would have been scant consolation to the Chinese star, as he was unable to reel in Mark Selby's lead, as the world number one edged to his second world title, eventually winning 18-14 to cement his place at the top of the rankings in style. The commentary team features Dennis Taylor, Willie Thorne, Steve Davis, Ken Doherty, John Virgo, John Parrott and Stephen Hendry
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
11:00pm
Film Margin Call (2011)
A bitter executive is dismissed from an investment bank, but plans his revenge by handing secret information on the company's fortunes to a junior analyst. When the information is decoded, it reveals that the company is on the brink of a devastating financial crisis, a revelation that is soon spreading throughout the workforce. Drama, starring Kevin Spacey, Paul Bettany and Jeremy Irons
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
12:40am
Countryfile
County Durham
The team explores County Durham, where Matt Baker demonstrates how to make a traditional regional dish and Ellie Harrison takes a trip up the River Tees. Sean Fletcher meets a boy scout pack involved in wildlife projects, Tom Heap reports on fly tipping, and Adam Henson meets beef farmers who feed their cows on grass alone
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6.7
1:35am
Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby
Giraffe Manor, Kenya
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Giles Coren and Monica Galetti work at Giraffe Manor in Kenya, a unique hotel where giraffe, staff and guests co-exist in a 1930s Scottish-style hunting lodge on the edge of Nairobi National Park. The pair travel to the remote but luxurious outpost of Sasaab Lodge, a six-acre plot set within 82,000 acres of land owned by Samburu tribespeople, who receive a fee for every guest that stays and make up 75 per cent of the staff
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.5
2:35am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Tue 2 May

6:00am
Flog It! Trade Secrets
Wartime Tales - Part Two
Season 2 Episode 19/30

The experts offer advice on buying and selling military memorabilia from various conflicts around the world. Presenter Paul Martin explores the issues surrounding collecting antique firearms and David Fletcher explains why he would never part with a plaque commemorating his great uncle's death during the First World War
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
6:30am
Garden Rescue
Watford
Season 2 Episode 6/25

Charlie Dimmock and Dave and Harry Rich head to Watford, Hertfordshire, where they come up with ideas for a couple who want a space to remind them of their former garden in Africa
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.8
7:15am
Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
Season 14 Episode 6/20

Jonty Hearnden and Danny Sebastian go antique-hunting in Annecy, south-east France, where Jonty unearths a Salvador Dali etching and Danny finds a vintage sewing table
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.9
8:00am
Great American Railroad Journeys
Lawrence to Lamar, Colorado
Season 2 Episode 3/10

In Lawrence, Kansas, Michael Portillo joins the Jayhawks basketball team in the famous Allen Field house stadium with energetic encouragement from their cheerleaders, before travelling through Tornado Alley to Topeka to meet one of the first storm chasers in America. Driving out on the Great Plains, Michael learns about the Tallgrass Prairie and comes face to face with a herd of wild buffalo
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
02/05/2017
Daily news and current-affairs programme offering discussion of breaking stories, exclusive interviews and audience interaction via social media
(Subtitles)

Rating: 1.6
11:00am
BBC Newsroom Live
02/05/2017
A chance to stay up to date on the day's leading stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2
12:00pm
Daily Politics
02/05/2017
Jo Coburn presents the latest from the campaign trail
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
1:00pm
The Super League Show
Tanya Arnold introduces action from the latest fixtures, including Castleford Tigers v Wigan Warriors, Hull FC v Warrington Wolves and St Helens v Leigh Centurions
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7
1:45pm
Coast
Portland Tidal Race - Short
Nick Crane ventures out into the Portland Tidal Race to see how this fearsome tidal surge creates some of the roughest waters in Britain, surprisingly close to the tourist beaches and Georgian splendour of Weymouth
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.6
2:05pm
Natural World
An Eye for an Elephant
Season 25 Episode 3/17

The work of Martyn Colbeck, who for more than 15 years has photographed and filmed the African elephant in all its habitats, including the deep Congo jungle and the sands of the Namibian desert. He describes how he has witnessed large bulls in a deadly duel and recorded the family matriarch giving birth at night
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9
2:55pm
Who Do You Think You Are?
Martin Shaw
Season 11 Episode 7/10

Inspector George Gently and The Professionals star Martin Shaw is the latest celebrity to go in search of his roots, and he's particularly interested in finding out more about his paternal grandfather Edwin, who was rarely spoken about by his family. The actor has only one photo of his ancestor, which shows him aged roughly 17 and wearing a military uniform. By zooming in on the picture, Martin's brother was able to identify their grandfather's badge, which suggests he was in the Royal Marines. Now, by meeting with a military historian, Martin tries to fill in the rest of the story, and in the process learns more about Edwin's role in defending Birmingham against German air assaults during the Second World War
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.1
3:55pm
Red Rock
Season 1 Episode 1/40

Darren Kiely is discovered badly beaten and the Gardai hope it is not the start of a fresh feud between his family and the Hennessys. Crime drama, with Jack Nolan
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.4
4:35pm
Red Rock
Season 1 Episode 2/40

Sharon Cleere is asked to deliver tragic news about the daughter of a dying man, while Bridget Kiely persuades her youngest son Keith to kill Michael Hennessy
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.4
5:15pm
Flog It!
Bowes Museum 21
Season 14 Episode 6/60

Elizabeth Talbot and Paul Laidlaw hunt for antiques in the Bowes Museum at Barnard Castle in County Durham, with finds including a silver tea set and a Russian drinking cup. Plus, Paul Martin looks at the museum's extraordinary lace collection
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.5
6:00pm
Eggheads
Season 14 Episode 140/140

Quiz hosted by Jeremy Vine, in which the winners of famous game shows work as a team to tackle a new set of challengers hoping to win a cash prize
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.2
6:30pm
Debatable
Season 2 Episode 11/33

Susan Calman, Tanni Grey-Thompson and Tim Vine help, or hinder, teaching assistant Amanda from Enfield in the quiz hosted by Patrick Kielty
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.9
7:00pm
Great British Menu
London and South East Starter
Season 12 Episode 1/45

New series. As the cooking contest returns, 24 chefs compete for a chance to show off their culinary skills at a banquet honouring 140 years of the Wimbledon Championships. This week it's the turn of three chefs from London and the South East who are all first timers in the competition. Tom Kemble, Mike Reid and Selin Kiazim meet their surprise veteran judge and cook their summery starters. A dish celebrating childhood summer memories takes on a complicated courgette dish and a technically tricky take on the cucumber sandwich
(New Series) (Subtitles)

Rating: 6
7:30pm
Great British Menu
London and South East Fish
Season 12 Episode 2/45

Mike Reid shocks with when he pairs his fish with white chocolate and strawberry. Selin Kiazim's dish uses barbecued octopus and potato rostis as the central elements, while Tom Kemble creates poached buttered trout, but will it be enough to impress the show's veteran chef?
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6
8:00pm
Bake Off: Creme de la Creme
Season 2 Episode 5/9

The four remaining teams of professional pastry chefs create 36 identical petite charlottes and 36 shaped macarons in two hours. For their final challenge the teams must put an innovative spin on the classic towering French celebration cake, the croquembouche, all of which will be judged by Cherish Finden and Benoit Blin. Angus Deayton hosts
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 2.7
9:00pm
Horizon
Horizon: Why Did I Go Mad?
For hundreds of years, psychiatry has treated voices and hallucinations as an enemy. But today new scientific and psychological insights into how the brain works are leading to a radical rethink on what such experiences are - and how they should be treated. Cameras follow three people living with voices, hallucinations and paranoia, to explore what causes this kind of phenomena
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.7
10:00pm
Later Live - with Jools Holland
Season 50 Episode 4/8

The pianist welcomes Debbie Harry's enduring outfit Blondie, who present a couple of tracks from their new studio album, Pollinator. Plus, music by London duo Binker and Moses, Baltimore band Future Islands perform numbers from their fifth LP, The Far Field, and London newcomer Mabel makes her TV debut. There are also pieces by Senegal's Orchestra Baobab, who are celebrating almost half a century in the music business, and acclaimed trio London Grammar, whose second album, Truth Is a Beautiful Thing, is released in June
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
10:30pm
Newsnight
02/05/2017
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Evan Davis
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
11:10pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9
11:15pm
Second Chance Summer: Tuscany
Season 1 Episode 3/6

After the success of their B&B venture, the group decide to open a restaurant called La Banditaccia on the farm. To get some inspiration for their menu, some of the group head to the city of Florence, and take in the delights of the local markets. On their return, they invite some locals for dinner at the farm, and offer them their unique take on Italian cuisine. However, the group are soon impelled to turn their attention to the upcoming olive harvest when a swarm of flies heading towards the region puts the olives under threat
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.2
12:15am
Second Chance Summer: Tuscany
Season 1 Episode 4/6

The group prepare for the annual autumnal olive harvest at La Banditaccia farm, but interest soon wanes after the scale and arduous reality of the task hits home and the challenge of the harvest begins to split the camp. Two members of the group make it a personal mission to ensure that owner Maurizio's precious olives are picked, pressed and turned into extra virgin olive oil before they reach their peak, while others decide that they want to focus on hosting more B&B guests at the farm instead
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.2
1:15am
MasterChef
Season 13 Episode 10/25

The final eight amateur cooks battle for a place in the quarter-final, first creating a dish using ingredients from the MasterChef market, including oxtail, poussin and beef mince, after which three of the contestants will be sent home. For the second challenge, the five remaining cooks have to create a two-course meal to impress judges John Torode, Gregg Wallace and previous MasterChef finalists, with the best three contenders going through to the quarter-final
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.4
2:15am
The Great Pottery Throw Down
Season 2 Episode 6/8

The potters face the quarter-final and a main make in which they have to hand coil and decorate four Russian nesting dolls. It's arguably the trickiest test so far as not only must the four stack inside each other seamlessly, but the top and bottom of each one must also slot together using a flange and gallery connection. For the spot test, the amateurs carve a pattern onto the surface of a Greek urn using a centuries-old technique, and in the throw-down they have just 10 minutes to create the widest bowl they can while blindfolded
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

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

Rating: 9

Wed 3 May

6:00am
Flog It! Trade Secrets
Famous Connections - Part Two
Season 2 Episode 20/30

The team looks into the difference a connection to a famous person makes to an item's value and presenter Paul Martin learns more about the life of children's author Arthur Ransome, best-known for the classic Swallows and Amazons
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
6:30am
Garden Rescue
Southampton
Season 2 Episode 7/25

Charlie Dimmock and Harry and David Rich Brothers compete to design a £5,000 family garden in Southampton, ensuring it is safe for toddler Alex
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.8
7:15am
Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
Jonty Hearnden vs Danny Sebastian - Auction
Season 14 Episode 7/20

Jonty Hearnden and Danny Sebastian battle for lots at an auction house in London. Jonty finds himself in a world of high fashion, while Danny amasses an art collection
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.9
8:00am
See Hear
Erika Levi investigates whether deaf children are getting the support they need in school, and explores why many parents are still feeling frustrated and let down by the system. With voiceover
(Subtitles) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6.3
8:30am
Grand Tours of the Scottish Islands
From Flottay to Sanday: War and Peace in the North
Season 4 Episode 5/6

Paul Murton crosses the great natural harbour of Scapa Flow to the island of Flotta, before heading round the main Island of Orkney to Stronsay and on to the stunning beaches of Sanday. Along the way, he hears stories of the First World War, a mysterious beast and Orkney's selkies
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 3.5
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
03/05/2017
Daily news and current-affairs programme offering discussion of breaking stories, exclusive interviews and audience interaction via social media
(Subtitles)

Rating: 1.6
11:00am
BBC Newsroom Live
03/05/2017
A chance to stay up to date on the day's leading stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2
12:00pm
Daily Politics
03/05/2017
Andrew Neil and Jo Coburn present the latest from the campaign trail
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
1:00pm
Two Tribes
Season 1 Episode 11/30

Richard Osman presents the quickfire quiz in which the seven contestants are split into teams according to what they have in common with one another, based on their responses to questions about themselves. There follows a series of general knowledge rounds in which one contestant is eliminated each time, ending with two players going head to head for a cash prize
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 2.4
1:30pm
Holiday of My Lifetime with Len Goodman
Jennie Bond
Season 2 Episode 25/25

The Strictly judge takes ex-BBC journalist Jennie Bond on a stroll down memory lane to her favourite childhood holiday destination, Pendoggett in Cornwall. In an attempt to recapture 1966, Len picks Jennie up in a Humber saloon, almost identical to the one her family had. The duo head to the quaint hotel the former royal reporter stayed in during England's World Cup winning year, but it's not long before they have a go at one of the region's most popular activities - surfing
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.3
2:00pm
Natural World
Badgers - Secrets of the Sett
Season 26 Episode 7/16

Surprisingly few people have seen a badger in the wild and little is known about their private lives. Hidden cameras monitored a sett in Devon for more than a year, revealing previously unknown aspects of the creatures' everyday existence. Narrated by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 9
2:50pm
Who Do You Think You Are?
Billy Connolly
Season 11 Episode 9/10

Comedian and actor Billy Connolly sets out to fill in the gaps in his own family history. Starting in Glasgow, the city of Billy's birth, he hopes to find out more about his mother's relatives. He believes they hailed from Ireland, but records concerning his great-great-grandmother only deepen the mystery. Billy also heads to India, where he unearths details of the parts two of his ancestors played in historical events
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.1
3:50pm
Red Rock
Season 1 Episode 3/40

A strange woman arrives at the bar asking to dance with David Hennessy, while Katie Kiely looks for a job. Sharon discovers the age of the girl Brian was kissing
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.4
4:35pm
Red Rock
Season 1 Episode 4/40

Money has gone missing from the bar - and Patricia thinks she knows who took it. Sharon shows the CCTV footage of Brian kissing schoolgirl Rachel to Paudge
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.4
5:15pm
Flog It!
Falmouth 9
Season 14 Episode 7/60

Antiques experts Charles Hanson and Caroline Hawley head to the National Maritime Museum in Falmouth, Cornwall, where they unearth items of interest including a model yacht and a Newlyn copper tray. Meanwhile, presenter Paul Martin examines the work of controversial local artist Henry Scott Tuke
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.5
6:00pm
Celebrity Eggheads
Season 7 Episode 1/22

New series. Jeremy Vine hosts the return of the quiz in which well-known faces take on the winners of famous game shows to win a cash prize for their chosen charity. In the first episode, television doctors Dr David Bull, Dr Ellie Cannon, Dr Linda Papadopoulos, Dr Ranj Singh and Dr Javid Abdelmoneim take on the general-knowledge champions to win a cash prize for charity
(New Series) (Subtitles)

Rating: 6.7
6:45pm
Debatable
Season 2 Episode 12/33

Panellists Sunetra Sarker, Germaine Greer and Russell Kane use their knowledge to help contestant Hannah from Wales win a top cash prize. Hosted by Patrick Kielty
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.9
7:30pm
Great British Menu
London and South East Main
Season 12 Episode 3/45

Chefs Mike Reid, Selin Kiazim and Tom Kemble continue the battle for a place at the Taste of Summer banquet, celebrating 140 years of the Wimbledon Championships. This time, the three chefs are tasked to create a main course, with each choosing to use aspects of traditional summer barbecues as their inspiration
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6
8:00pm
Trust Me, I'm A Vet
Season 1 Episode 1/3

New series. A team of practicing vets use the latest veterinary research and brand new science to seek out the very best advice for taking care of your pet. In the first episode from the Royal Veterinary College, near London, Steve Leonard investigates the latest research into mineral content in pet food, and Judy Puddifoot runs a unique experiment to find the best way to keep your pet's teeth clean
(New Series) (Subtitles)

9:00pm
Second Chance Summer: Tuscany
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Love is in the air at La Banditaccia, as the group prepare to host their first big event on the farm, a traditional Italian wedding. Faced with the language barrier and different cultural traditions, they find themselves under a great deal of pressure to make sure they get everything right for this very special occasion. As the wedding day dawns, the group faces the challenge of preparing a feast of authentic Tuscan cuisine, hoping to impress a party of 40 discerning Italian guests
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.2
10:00pm
Rhod Gilbert's Work Experience
Journalist
Season 6 Episode 1/4

Having previously done stints as farmer, butler, firefighter, primary school teacher, zookeeper, drag artist, police officer, wedding planner, scout leader, tour guide and male model, the stand-up comedian returns to try his hand at more jobs. He begins by training as a news reporter for BBC Wales Today, which involves him running round the streets in search of a headline story and learning what it's like to report from a war zone while trying to keep calm, remain impartial and land the scoop
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.4
10:30pm
Newsnight
03/05/2017
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Evan Davis
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
11:10pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9
11:15pm
Horizon
Horizon: ADHD and Me with Rory Bremner
The comedian and impressionist examines the science of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, a condition which he suspects he has. Rory Bremner goes for a diagnosis, and tries the drug methylphenidate (also known as Ritalin) for the first time just before walking on stage
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.7
12:15am
American Crime Story
The People v OJ Simpson: American Crime Story: From the Ashes of Tragedy
Season 1 Episode 1/10

Fact-based crime drama about the trial of former American football star and actor OJ Simpson for the murders of his wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman. In June 1994, LAPD detectives quickly link a double homicide to OJ Simpson, but his celebrity status makes them unsure how to handle matters. Marcia Clark in the district attorney's office advises a swift arrest, but flamboyant Hollywood lawyer Robert Shapiro gets involved and events start to spiral out of control. Starring Cuba Gooding Jr, John Travolta, Sarah Paulson and David Schwimmer
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 9
1:10am
See Hear
Erika Levi investigates whether deaf children are getting the support they need in school, and explores why many parents are still feeling frustrated and let down by the system. With voiceover
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6.3
1:40am
MasterChef
Season 13 Episode 11/25

The last group of eight amateurs are given just 80 minutes to devise one dish using ingredients from the MasterChef market. On offer are venison, lamb mince, kidneys, scallops and langoustines. After three are sent home, the others cook two courses to impress not just John Torode and Gregg Wallace, but also the 2012 champion Shelina Permaloo as well as former finalists Daksha Mistry (2006) and Juanita Hennessey (2016)
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.4
2:40am
I'm Different: Let Me Drive
Chris and Cannadine
Season 1 Episode 2/4

The stories of two learner drivers on the autistic spectrum. Chris from Bournemouth has Asperger's syndrome, and wants to be able to drive so he can spend more time with his girlfriend - but he fears unpredictable situations, which makes him overly cautious behind the wheel. London resident Cannadine finds it hard maintaining concentration
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.1
3:10am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Thu 4 May

6:00am
Flog It! Trade Secrets
Modern Classics - Part Two
Season 2 Episode 21/30

The team explores the show's most popular modern collectibles, while presenter Paul Martin visits the Design Museum on London's South Bank. Expert David Fletcher explains his attachment to a 1950s christening mug and the programme finds out how one Flog It! visitor spent the proceeds of her auction sale
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
6:30am
Garden Rescue
Northampton
Season 2 Episode 8/25

Charlie Dimmock and the Rich brothers are tasked with transforming a long, thin garden in Northampton, and decide to create a multi-functional space the whole family can enjoy
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.8
7:15am
Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
Jonty Hearnden vs Danny Sebastian - Car Boot
Season 14 Episode 8/20

Jonty Hearnden and Danny Sebastian go head to head at a car boot sale in West Sussex
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.9
8:00am
Gardeners' World
Season 50 Episode 7/31

Monty Don continues work in his courtyard, offering advice on plants that thrive on shady walls. He also sows rootcrops in the vegetable garden and catches up on work in his cottage garden. Joe Swift pays a visit to a small town garden to learn how an interior designer has transformed her outdoor space. The programme also meets Charles Dowding who, since the 1980s, has pioneered the policy of `no dig' organic gardening. Plus, Flo Headlam showcases her Golden Jubilee plant
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 7.3
8:30am
Grand Tours of the Scottish Islands
North Rona & the Monach Islands
Season 4 Episode 6/6

Paul Murton embarks on his most difficult journey to date as every destination has been long abandoned by people, meaning there are no ferries, piers or proper landing stages. He visits the once-inhabited island of Heisgeir, sails around the gannet haven of Sula Sgeir and endures rough seas to make landfall on the extraordinarily remote island of North Rona. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 3.5
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
04/05/2017
Daily news and current-affairs programme offering discussion of breaking stories, exclusive interviews and audience interaction via social media
(Subtitles)

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

Rating: 5.2
12:00pm
Daily Politics
4/5/2017
Andrew Neil presents the latest events from the campaign trail
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
1:00pm
Two Tribes
Season 1 Episode 18/30

Richard Osman presents the quickfire quiz in which the seven contestants are split into teams according to what they have in common with one another, based on their responses to questions about themselves. There follows a series of general knowledge rounds in which one contestant is eliminated each time, ending with two players going head to head for a cash prize
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 2.4
1:30pm
Countryfile
Kent
The team is in Kent, where Matt Baker finds out about the smugglers who used to operate on Romney Marsh, and Julia Bradbury visits Scotney Castle, where something precious is lurking in the waters of an old swimming pool. Also, Tom Heap asks if a multi-million-pound plan to bring super-fast broadband to the countryside in the north of England is worth the expense
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.7
1:50pm
Natural World
Vultures: Beauty in the Beast
Season 32 Episode 10/10

Cameraman and naturalist Charlie Hamilton James travels to eastern Africa to try to show a different side to the much-maligned vulture, which he believes is a beautiful and intelligent bird that deserves respect. He reveals not only a softer, more caring side to the species, but also finds evidence that a carcass was deliberately poisoned and laid out for the raptors to feed on, resulting in numerous deaths
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9
2:50pm
Who Do You Think You Are?
Twiggy
Season 11 Episode 10/10

Four decades ago, Neasden-born model and actress Twiggy, then known as Lesley Hornby, found her life transformed when a reporter spotted her photo on the wall of a London hairdresser, and she was dubbed the `face of the 60s'. Suddenly the 16-year-old was catapulted into life as a supermodel, travelling the world, mixing with some of its biggest stars and eventually appearing in films such as The Boyfriend and The Blues Brothers. In the 100th episode of the genealogy show, Twiggy examines her family's past, where she discovers a history involving strong women and a hint of crime
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.1
3:50pm
Red Rock
Season 1 Episode 5/40

A row over a lease looks likely to become a tinderbox with racist overtones, leaving the Garda obliged to cool the situation. Bridget makes a discovery in Darren's bedroom
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.4
4:30pm
Red Rock
Season 1 Episode 6/40

Michael agrees to take the blame for Darren's murder, while Sean flirts with Charlene Waters and tells her he can find the person who stole her car
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.4
5:15pm
Flog It!
Basingstoke 2
Season 14 Episode 8/60

James Lewis and Nick Davies examine antiques brought to them at the Milestones Museum in Basingstoke, Hampshire, while Paul Martin finds out about the town's industrial heritage
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.5
6:00pm
Celebrity Eggheads
Season 7 Episode 2/22

A team made up of antiques experts takes on the general knowledge champions, as Raj Bisram, David Harper, Caroline Hawley, Gary Pe and Danny Sebastian hope to win a cash prize for their chosen charity. Hosted by Jeremy Vine
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.7
6:45pm
Debatable
Season 2 Episode 13/33

Patrick Kielty presents the daily game show, which sees One Show host Angela Scanlon, broadcaster Matt Allwright and actress Nina Wadia using their knowledge and debating skills to guide Merseyside man Keith to the money
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.9
7:30pm
Great British Menu
London and South East Dessert
Season 12 Episode 4/45

Chefs Selin Kiazim, Mike Reid and Tom Kemble continue the battle to cook at a Taste of Summer banquet celebrating 140 years of the Wimbledon Championships. As each of them prepare their desserts, they will all be out to impress as only two can make it through to tomorrow's London and South East final
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6
8:00pm
The World According to Kids
Belief
Season 1 Episode 4/6

More candid thoughts from children aged between six and 11, while a number of challenges offer an intimate insight into how they deal with problems. This week kids from a Berkshire pony club, a Liverpool choir and a Hackney boxing club explore belief, both in themselves and the world around them. Eleven-year-old boxer Dian reveals how he channels his Sikh faith before his first bout, Rex's country ideals are rocked by the savagery of a fox, and Sophie has an amusing thought about the tooth fairy
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.4
9:00pm
The Last Kingdom
Season 2 Episode 8/8

When Alfred is told the great sum of Aethelflaed's ransom, and the horror that will befall his daughter if he does not pay, he feels there is only one way forward. But it's a plan that could prove costly. Odda risks everything for the kingdom and makes an unlikely ally, while Uhtred must think on his feet if he is to secure Aethelflaed's freedom and save Wessex. As he faces a devastating showdown at Beamfleot, will the bonds of love prove stronger than blood? Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.6
10:00pm
MOTD: The Premier League Show
04/05/2017
Gabby Logan presents the magazine programme featuring news and action from the Premier League, plus interviews with the country's biggest football stars
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.9
10:30pm
Newsnight
04/05/2017
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Kirsty Wark
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
11:10pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9
11:15pm
Horizon
Horizon: Why Did I Go Mad?
For hundreds of years, psychiatry has treated voices and hallucinations as an enemy. But today new scientific and psychological insights into how the brain works are leading to a radical rethink on what such experiences are - and how they should be treated. Cameras follow three people living with voices, hallucinations and paranoia, to explore what causes this kind of phenomena
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.7
12:15am
American Crime Story
The People v OJ Simpson: American Crime Story: The Run of His Life
Season 1 Episode 2/10

Having fled with Al Cowlings in the white Ford Bronco before the police arrived to arrest him for the murders of his wife Nicole and her friend Ronald Goldman, OJ Simpson becomes a hunted man as the district attorney's office and the LAPD scramble to save face and find him. Meanwhile, the former American football star's lawyers Robert Shapiro and Robert Kardashian have to deal with the fallout, and call a press conference. Fact-based drama, starring Cuba Gooding Jr, John Travolta and David Schwimmer
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9
12:55am
MasterChef
Season 13 Episode 12/25

Broadcaster and restaurant critic Jay Rayner sets the brief for the fourth quarter-final, challenging the contenders to cook a savoury dish that showcases aubergine or a dessert with honey as the star. After preparing their dish, the candidates must stand before Jay and presenters John Torode and Gregg Wallace and hear what they think of their offering and how well they have adhered to the brief
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.4
1:25am
Galapagos
Islands That Changed the World
Season 1 Episode 2/3

Examining the lesser-known parts of the islands and the species that have successfully evolved to suit the environment. The programme discovers how tortoise shells have changed shape, flowers have turned yellow to attract bees, and finches have become warblers. Plus, how flightless cormorants are still hunting underwater. Narrated by Tilda Swinton
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.2
2:25am
Second Chance Summer: Tuscany
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Documentary following 10 strangers at turning points in their lives who are brought together to take over an Italian farm in the foothills of Mount Amiata, adjusting to the challenges of communal living in another country. In the first episode, they face the difficult tasks of bringing in a harvest of Merlot grapes and keeping the local wild boar at bay
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.2
3:25am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Fri 5 May

6:00am
Flog It! Trade Secrets
Victorian - Part Two
Season 2 Episode 22/30

The team examines quirky Victorian collectibles, with David Fletcher visiting Bedford to compare everyday life of the era with the design excesses of the upper orders. Adam Partridge demonstrates an eccentric Victorian invention and the programme catches up with one Flog It! visitor to see how he spent the proceeds of his sale
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
6:30am
Garden Rescue
Somerset
Season 2 Episode 9/25

Charlie Dimmock and the Rich brothers compete to design a rural back garden with a steep slope in Somerset, each hoping their plan will make the most of the countryside views
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.8
7:15am
Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
Jonty Hearnden vs Danny Sebastian - UK Antiques Fair
Season 14 Episode 9/20

Jonty Hearnden and Danny Sebastian go head-to-head at the Ardingly Antiques Fair in West Sussex
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.9
8:00am
The World According to Kids
Fear & Danger
Season 1 Episode 2/6

More children give their thoughts on the world, as the members of a drama class in Gloucester, a choir in Liverpool and a school on the Isle of Mull discuss fear and danger. Nine-year-old Eoin is worried how people will react to him using a wheelchair to help his dwarfism, Jade takes her first independent steps from her Liverpool estate and six-year-old Bruce reveals how he comes up with vivid imaginary adventures
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.4
9:00am
BBC News Special
BBC News Special: Election 2017
Huw Edwards presents coverage of the local election results from England, Scotland and Wales. Professor John Curtice analyses the results as they come in and Laura Kuenssberg, the BBC's Political Editor, assesswa the impact they will have ahead of the General Election
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.7
1:00pm
Two Tribes
Season 1 Episode 19/30

Richard Osman presents the quickfire quiz in which the seven contestants are split into teams according to what they have in common with one another, based on their responses to questions about themselves. There follows a series of general knowledge rounds in which one contestant is eliminated each time, ending with two players going head to head for a cash prize
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 2.4
1:30pm
Holiday of My Lifetime with Len Goodman
Nicholas Parsons
Season 2 Episode 23/25

Len Goodman collects TV and radio presenter Nicholas Parsons in a Wolseley motor, and takes him back to Studland, Dorset, where he went on holiday in 1939. Len surprises Nicholas with an authentic 1930s campervan in the spot he originally camped in 76 years ago, before heading out on their bicycles. Later, they dine of a meal of mince and spuds, enjoy a game of cricket, and play Just a Minute after a quick dip in the sea
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 5.3
2:00pm
BBC News Special
BBC News Special: Election 2017
Huw Edwards presents coverage of the local election results from England, Scotland and Wales. Professor John Curtice analyses the results as they come in and Laura Kuenssberg, the BBC's Political Editor, assesswa the impact they will have ahead of the General Election
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.7
4:00pm
Coast
All at Sea
Season 8 Episode 6/6

The team explores some of western Europe's most dramatic shorelines, telling stories, investigating notable landmarks and exploring mysteries that have played an important role in the region's development
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.6
4:35pm
Red Rock
Season 1 Episode 7/40

Brian McGonigle clashes with a drug-running youth, but his actions have consequences, and Bridget is fearful of a knock at the door regarding her activities in Spain
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.4
5:15pm
Flog It!
Ragley Hall 8
Season 14 Episode 9/60

Experts Will Axon and Christina Trevanion assess items at Ragley Hall in Warwickshire, a 17th-century Palladian house owned by the Marquess of Hertford. The pair unearth treasures to take off to auction including a Polynesian paddle and an 18th-century drinking glass. Presenter Paul Martin also explores the work of famous sculptor and wood carver Grinling Gibbons
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.5
6:00pm
Celebrity Eggheads
Season 7 Episode 3/22

A team of TV news presenters takes on general knowledge champions the Goliaths, as Babita Sharma, Charlie Stayt, Sally Magnusson, Martine Croxall and Clive Myrie set out to secure a cash prize for their chosen charity. Hosted by Jeremy Vine
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.7
6:45pm
Debatable
Season 2 Episode 14/33

Panellists Grace Dent, Dan Walker and Jennie Bond use their knowledge and debating skills to help retired contestant Pat from Sunderland win a cash prize. Hosted by Patrick Kielty
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.9
7:30pm
Great British Menu
London and South East Judging
Season 12 Episode 5/45

The two remaining London and South East chefs prepare their entire menus for judges Oliver Peyton, Matthew Fort and newcomer Andi Oliver, who are joined by Davis Cup captain Leon Smith. Together, they decide which contestant to send through to represent the region in the national finals
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6
8:00pm
Gardeners' World
Season 50 Episode 8/31

Monty Don gets to work in the cutting garden, plants his tomatoes and brings pots of citrus out of the greenhouse and into the garden for the summer. Carol Klein visits writer and designer Penelope Hobhouse, to find out more of her lifetime of making grand gardens and how the 87-year-old has now created low maintenance haven for herself filled with foliage and colour in her small Somerset garden. Plus, Alan Power extols the virtues of the Japanese maple as his choice of plant for the Golden Jubilee award. Including Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
8:30pm
Grand Tours of Scotland
In Search of Perfect Isolation
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Paul Murton travels to the Northern Isles to learn why tourists looked for isolation in the Scottish landscape. He begins his journey on board a Norwegian racing yacht in the ocean to the east of Shetland, landing at Lerwick, where he explores the local wildlife. He then heads out to sea again toward Orkney
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.9
9:00pm
Versailles
Season 2 Episode 3/10

Princess Palatine gets a cold reception in the bed of her new husband Philippe following their marriage celebration. Meanwhile, young Sophie learns her destiny lies in an even crueller match - by order of King Louis. Elsewhere, Bontemps spots misbehaviour that suggests a new prime suspect for the poisonings to Marchal and a remark by medic Claudine echoing an earlier comment, clarifies the case. Period drama, starring George Blagden, Jessica Clark, Alexander Vlahos, Maddison Jaizani, Stuart Bowman and Lizzie Brochere
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6
9:00pm
Inside Versailles
Season 2 Episode 3/

As part of a closer look at the drama series, Kate Williams and Greg Jenner shine a light on Philippe's new bride Liselotte
(Subtitles) (Audio Described) (Follow On)

Rating: 8
10:00pm
QI
VG - Part Two
Season 13 Episode 18/18

The second of two programmes in which host Stephen Fry and regular panellist Alan Davies feature alongside guests in memorable moments from the M series. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.4
10:30pm
Newsnight
05/05/2017
Analysis of the day's events as the English Local Election results are appraised and the General Election campaign gains traction
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
10:30pm
Weather
(Subtitles) (Follow On)

Rating: 9
11:15pm
Later - with Jools Holland
Season 50 Episode 4/8

In an extended edition, the pianist welcomes Debbie Harry's enduring outfit Blondie, who present a couple of tracks from their new studio album, Pollinator. Plus, music by Binker and Moses, Baltimore band Future Islands perform numbers from their fifth LP, The Far Field, and London newcomer Mabel makes her TV debut. There are also pieces by Senegal's Orchestra Baobab, who are celebrating almost half a century in the music business, and acclaimed trio London Grammar, whose second album, Truth Is a Beautiful Thing, is released in June
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.3
12:20am
American Crime Story
The People v OJ Simpson: American Crime Story: The Dream Team
Season 1 Episode 3/10

Ridiculed defence lawyer Robert Shapiro shops around for support as he attempts to form a formidable legal team to cope with the weight of evidence stacked against his client, while practicality and politics dictate the prosecution's approach. However, neither side is prepared for the revelation of evidence that further inflames public opinion, and the effect of tabloid `cash for trash' stories takes its toll. Fact-based drama, starring Cuba Gooding Jr, John Travolta, David Schwimmer and Courtney B Vance
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9
1:00am
Obesity: How Prejudiced Is the NHS?
Professor Rachel Batterham, head of the obesity services at University College Hospital , examines the medical cost of obesity that is threatening to bankrupt the NHS. She explores whether there is 'fat prejudice' against obese patients within parts of the service that is stopping them accessing a potentially cost effective surgery, even when recent scientific research supports it
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 7.3
2:00am
Doctor Who
Thin Ice
Season 10 Episode 3/12

The Tardis lands in Regency-era London, where the Doctor and Bill attend the last of the great frost fairs. However, sinister forces are afoot, and something is stirring under the frozen surface of the River Thames. When people begin to mysteriously vanish while on the ice, the Time Lord and his new friend are drawn into another investigation. Bill discovers the England of the past is more like the modern day than she expected, and begins to realise that not all monsters come from outer space. Starring Peter Capaldi and Pearl Mackie, with Matt Lucas as Nardole
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.4
2:45am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Sat 6 May

6:25am
Film That's Entertainment! III (1994)
Compilation of MGM musical highlights and out-takes from such films as Easter Parade and Cabin in the Sky, plus a rare chance to see unused footage of Judy Garland shot for Annie Get Your Gun. Featuring Gene Kelly, June Allyson, Debbie Reynolds, Lena Horne, Mickey Rooney and Cyd Charisse
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.7
8:20am
Talking Pictures
Talking Pictures: Musicals
Season 2 Episode 12/

Looking at the Hollywood musical, with interviews from stars such as Fred Astaire and Julie Andrews, as well as discussion of films like Singin' In the Rain and the Sound of Music
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.6
9:05am
Film Silk Stockings (1957)
After three bumbling Soviet agents fail in their mission to retrieve a Russian composer from Paris, strait-laced commissar Ninotchka Yoschenko is sent to complete their mission and get them all back. There she finds her disdain for the decadence of the West beginning to erode as she falls under the spell of an American film producer. Musical remake of 1939 classic Ninotchka, starring Fred Astaire and Cyd Charisse, with songs by Cole Porter
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.2
11:00am
Monty Halls' Great Hebridean Escape
Season 1 Episode 1/6

The marine biologist ends his year of city life to become a volunteer wildlife ranger, living in a restored crofter's cottage on the Hebridean island of North Uist with his dog Reuben. He enters into island life by visiting the Highland Games and fishing for salmon and trout, but as winter approaches, he must dig peat for fuel and fatten up his pigs and turkeys in time for Christmas
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
12:00pm
Great British Menu
London and South East Starter
Season 12 Episode 1/45

New series. As the cooking contest returns, 24 chefs compete for a chance to show off their culinary skills at a banquet honouring 140 years of the Wimbledon Championships. This week it's the turn of three chefs from London and the South East who are all first timers in the competition. Tom Kemble, Mike Reid and Selin Kiazim meet their surprise veteran judge and cook their summery starters. A dish celebrating childhood summer memories takes on a complicated courgette dish and a technically tricky take on the cucumber sandwich
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6
12:30pm
Great British Menu
London and South East Fish
Season 12 Episode 2/45

Mike Reid shocks with when he pairs his fish with white chocolate and strawberry. Selin Kiazim's dish uses barbecued octopus and potato rostis as the central elements, while Tom Kemble creates poached buttered trout, but will it be enough to impress the show's veteran chef?
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6
1:00pm
Great British Menu
London and South East Main
Season 12 Episode 3/45

Chefs Mike Reid, Selin Kiazim and Tom Kemble continue the battle for a place at the Taste of Summer banquet, celebrating 140 years of the Wimbledon Championships. This time, the three chefs are tasked to create a main course, with each choosing to use aspects of traditional summer barbecues as their inspiration
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6
1:30pm
Film 4 for Texas (1963)
Two gunfighters fend off a stagecoach robbery by a gang of outlaws, and help themselves to the money on board as a reward for their good deed. However, neither wants to share the money with the other, and a battle of dirty tricks quickly ensues. Comedy Western, starring Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Anita Ekberg, Ursula Andress and Charles Bronson
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.2
3:20pm
Trust Me, I'm A Vet
Season 1 Episode 1/3

New series. A team of practicing vets use the latest veterinary research and brand new science to seek out the very best advice for taking care of your pet. In the first episode from the Royal Veterinary College, near London, Steve Leonard investigates the latest research into mineral content in pet food, and Judy Puddifoot runs a unique experiment to find the best way to keep your pet's teeth clean
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

4:20pm
Flog It!
Shropshire 31
Season 11 Episode 15/60

David Barby and Michael Baggot value items at Weston Park, an estate on the borders of Shropshire and Staffordshire, including an oil painting of a mystery girl and a Chinese vase. Presenter Paul Martin visits The Victoria and Albert Museum in London, where he meets artist Louisa Taylor
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.5
4:55pm
Gardeners' World
Season 50 Episode 8/31

Monty Don gets to work in the cutting garden, plants his tomatoes and brings pots of citrus out of the greenhouse and into the garden for the summer. Carol Klein visits writer and designer Penelope Hobhouse, to find out more of her lifetime of making grand gardens and how the 87-year-old has now created low maintenance haven for herself filled with foliage and colour in her small Somerset garden. Plus, Alan Power extols the virtues of the Japanese maple as his choice of plant for the Golden Jubilee award. Including Weather
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.3
5:25pm
Springwatch
Springwatch in Japan: Cherry Blossom Time
The sakura spring is an impressive sight, as blankets of cherry blossom flowers transform Japan's landscape. Chris Packham, Michaela Strachan and James Wong join hundreds of thousands of travellers visiting Japan to indulge in hanami - the national tradition of flower watching. As each follows their own sakura stories, the trio learn that the arrival of the blossom is not just a spectacle of nature - it has become one of the country's most important cultural moments, influencing its economy, tourism and family tradition
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.4
6:25pm
Japan's Northern Wilderness
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Naturalist Steve Backshall and Olympic gold medal-winning rower Helen Glover embark on an adventure through Japan's northern highlands. The couple, newly married as they filmed this two-part documentary, set out on a route that sees them taking in ancient pilgrimage routes, a volcanic landscape, and unique wildlife in Tohoku, a largely rural region that seems lost in time. The pair also track macaques and serows in the wild, go snow-shoe trekking to Japan's largest mud volcano, and experience a samurai hot spring bath
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7:20pm
Trump on Culture: Brave New World?
Alastair Sooke marks Donald Trump's first 100 days in office as the President of the United States by crossing the Atlantic to investigate what impact the new Commander-in-Chief might have on the nation's cultural landscape. Never one to shy away from controversy, the head of state has already made plans to eliminate federal funding for the arts, and Alastair meets figures from the worlds of music, literature, film, and television to find out what impact this pledge might have on their chosen fields. He also hears from some of Trump's most vocal critics - journalists - and seeks the opinions of a range of visual artists who love and loathe the president in equal measure. Includes contributions by Lucian Wintrich, Sam Moore and Stephen Baldwin
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8:00pm
Grand Tours of Scotland
Wish You Were Here
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Paul Murton examines the rise of the seaside as a popular tourist destination. He begins his journey in the historic town of St Andrews, travels across the Firth of Forth to North Berwick, and ends his tour in Edinburgh. Last in the series
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.9
8:30pm
Dad's Army
Big Guns
Season 3 Episode 7/14

The men of the Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard platoon assume responsibility when a large naval gun is delivered to the church hall - the only problem being that no-one is quite sure how it works. Classic comedy first broadcast in 1969, starring Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier and Clive Dunn
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Rating: 9.3
9:00pm
Film Nightcrawler (2014)
Premiere. A cynical petty crook is inspired when he sees a freelance camera crew, and decides to go into business filming crime scenes and accidents, then selling the footage to news broadcasters. His determination to stay ahead of the competition leads him down a dark path as his methods become increasingly ruthless. Crime drama, starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo and Bill Paxton
(Subtitles) (Premiere)

10:50pm
QI XL
Middle Muddle
Season 13 Episode 7/16

An extended edition of the quiz show, in which question-master Stephen Fry muddles through the middle show of the middle series as comedians Jimmy Carr, Aisling Bea and Danny Bhoy compete alongside resident panellist Alan Davies. As usual, points are awarded for the answers the host finds most interesting, regardless of whether or not they are correct
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.5
11:35pm
Versailles
Season 2 Episode 3/10

Princess Palatine gets a cold reception in the bed of her new husband Philippe following their marriage celebration. Meanwhile, young Sophie learns her destiny lies in an even crueller match - by order of King Louis. Elsewhere, Bontemps spots misbehaviour that suggests a new prime suspect for the poisonings to Marchal and a remark by medic Claudine echoing an earlier comment, clarifies the case. Period drama, starring George Blagden, Jessica Clark, Alexander Vlahos, Maddison Jaizani, Stuart Bowman and Lizzie Brochere
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Rating: 6
11:35pm
Inside Versailles
Season 2 Episode 3/

As part of a closer look at the drama series, Kate Williams and Greg Jenner shine a light on Philippe's new bride Liselotte
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described) (Follow On)

Rating: 8
12:35am
Film The Big Kahuna (1999)
Three salesmen are thrown together as they wait to pitch to a hugely important potential client at a hotel. However, the long delay in his arrival and their close proximity causes tensions to rise, and arguments are set to erupt. Drama, starring Kevin Spacey, Danny DeVito, Peter Facinelli and Paul Dawson
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.4
2:00am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
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Rating: 9