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Sat 25 Feb

4:50am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9
6:30am
Film They Flew Alone (1942)
Fact-based drama telling the story of 1930s British aviation pioneer Amy Johnson, who made history with a series of record-breaking solo flights around the world, before going on to aid the RAF in the Second World War. However, her rise to public acclaim placed a strain on her marriage to a fellow pilot. Starring Anna Neagle and Robert Newton
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 10
8:10am
Film In Which We Serve (1942)
When a British destroyer is torpedoed during the Battle of Crete, surviving crew members are left clinging to the wreckage and recall their previous adventures at sea - and the reasons why they enlisted for service in the first place. Second World War drama, starring Noel Coward, who co-directed with David Lean, alongside John Mills, Bernard Miles, Celia Johnson and Richard Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Black & White) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.8
10:00am
Britain's Secret Seas
The Bustling South
Season 1 Episode 4/4

Paul Rose, Tooni Mahto and Frank Pope assist with the excavation of a 17th-century ship discovered in the waters outside Poole Harbour, Dorset, which could be one of the most important finds in British maritime history. They also learn about the plight of spiny seahorses in Dorset's Studland Bay, explore marine life beneath Brighton Pier and examine the wreck of an experimental Second World War submarine. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.3
11:00am
Homes Under the Hammer
Season 19 Episode 22/80

Lucy Alexander, Martin Roberts and Dion Dublin meet an engaged couple at their first home in Newcastle, a new dad who has just bought a flat in Leyton, London, and a former IT worker starting a property development career in Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 3.9
12:00pm
Two Greedy Italians
Two Greedy Italians: Still Hungry: Calabria and Bambinone
Season 2 Episode 1/4

Antonio Carluccio and Gennaro Contaldo return to Italy, where they continue their culinary journey. They begin in the southern region of Calabria, where they reminisce about their favourite childhood meals. Antonio reveals the secret of his hot packed-lunches while Gennaro shares his memories of the ritual pig kill. Featuring recipes for orzotto - a pork and pearl barley risotto - fish stew, and rice cake flavoured with orange
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.3
1:00pm
Film Waterloo (1970)
Napoleon returns from exile on Elba and regains control of the French army in a bid to reclaim his empire and depose the king. Meanwhile, the Duke of Wellington marshals the allied forces for the fateful battle to come and the day that will change the course of history. Drama, with Rod Steiger, Christopher Plummer, Orson Welles, Jack Hawkins, Dan O'Herlihy, Michael Wilding and Virginia McKenna
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.5
3:10pm
Natural World
White Falcon, White Wolf
Season 26 Episode 5/16

The lives of white gyrfalcons and a pack of Arctic wolves on the frozen landscape of Ellesmere Island, Canada. The birds feed their young with the flesh of hares, while the lupine pack awaits the arrival of new cubs. Narrated by Simon Poland
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9
4:00pm
Mastermind
Season 14 Episode 30/31

John Humphrys hosts as five more semi-finalists compete for a place in the final. The specialised subjects are TV detective series The Sweeney, pioneering nurse and heroine of the Crimean War Mary Seacole, explorer James Cook, Tranmere Rovers and the travel writings of Bill Bryson
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.6
4:30pm
University Challenge
Season 23 Episode 30/37

The quarter-finals continue, with two teams of four students battling it out to make it to the next stage of the competition as they try to win two matches and progress to the semi-finals. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 9.3
5:00pm
Only Connect
Surrealists v Korfballers
Season 12 Episode 31/37

Victoria Coren Mitchell hosts as the Surrealists take on the Korfballers in this quarter-final match. They must use patience, lateral thinking and sheer inspiration to make connections between groups of four things that may appear at first not to be linked, with one set of clues consisting of Tuvala, Hijab, Defra and Nope
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 9.7
5:30pm
The House That £100K Built
Alistair & Karen
Season 3 Episode 1/6

Journalist and curator Kieran Long and architect Piers Taylor visit Co Antrim, Northern Ireland, to follow the progress of Alistair and Karen, who are hoping that building their dream home will be the key to a mortgage-free life. Kieran and Piers hunt out ingenious ways to improve the couple's design so that they can get the best possible house on their budget
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 2.1
6:30pm
Flog It!
Ashbourne 31
Season 9 Episode 55/76

Will Axon and Michael Baggot value items in Ashbourne, Derbyshire, including a pearlware cow and an Asprey and Co picnic set. Paul Martin visits the Peak District to experience the thrills of harness racing
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.5
7:30pm
Grand Tours of the Scottish Islands
Bridging the Gap: Scarp, Great Bernera and Scalpay
Season 4 Episode 2/6

Paul Murton journeys around the coast of the Long Island of Harris and Lewis, beginning on Scarp, travelling north to Great Bernera, then south east to Scalpay. These islands may seem to exist in the shadow of their much larger neighbours, but Paul discovers they have a distinct identity all of their own, as he hears remarkable stories of crofter rebellions, rocket mail and a rich local culture
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.4
8:00pm
Diana: Designing a Princess
BBC Art, Culture and Entertainment correspondent Brenda Emmanus marks the forthcoming 20th anniversary of the death of Diana, Princess of Wales, with a documentary exploring the stories behind some of her most exquisite dresses, brought together for a new exhibition at Kensington Palace in February. As a thoroughly modern royal, Diana had an acute sense of the importance of fashion in controlling her own image, as well as an understanding that clothing could be an art form. Brenda visits the Conservation Studio at Hampton Court Palace as the dresses for the exhibition are prepared for display, hears from historians and cultural commentators, and speaks to some of the designers who dressed Diana. Includes contributions by Elizabeth Emmanuel, Victor Edelstein and David Sassoon
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

8:30pm
Dad's Army
The Battle of Godfrey's Cottage
Season 2 Episode 2/6

An invasion alert throws Mainwaring's hopeless would-be heroes into a panic, leading half the platoon to unwittingly launch an attack on the other half - who are holed up in Godfrey's cottage. Comedy from 1969, starring Arthur Lowe and Arnold Ridley
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 9.3
9:00pm
Film My Old Lady (2014)
Premiere. A penniless New Yorker hopes to turn his fortunes around by selling his dead father's flat in Paris, only to find an eccentric elderly Englishwoman is living there - and under French law, he cannot sell until after she dies. As he gets to know his unexpected tenant, he discovers a side to his father that he never know. Comedy drama based on director Israel Horovitz's stage play, starring Maggie Smith, Kevin Kline and Kristin Scott Thomas
(Subtitles) (Premiere) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.3
10:45pm
QI XL
A Medley of Maladies
Season 13 Episode 1/16

Stephen Fry hosts an extended version of the quiz with a difference, with guests Matt Lucas, Lucy Porter and Ross Noble joining regular panellist Alan Davies, focusing on medical matters
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.5
11:30pm
Film Albert Nobbs (2011)
A woman in 19th-century Ireland has lived in disguise as a man for 30 years, holding down a job as a butler at a Dublin hotel. She meets a married house painter whom she discovers is a fellow cross-dresser, and is inspired by her new friend's happy life to seek a wife of her own. Period drama, starring Glenn Close, Mia Wasikowska, Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Janet McTeer
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.6
1:15am
Film Youth Without Youth (2007)
An academic is struck by lightning on the eve of the Second World War, but instead of dying, his youth is restored and his intelligence greatly increased. Fleeing the attention of the Nazis, he embarks on a decades-long journey of discovery around the world as he seeks to understand the origins of language. Francis Ford Coppola's drama, starring Tim Roth and Alexandra Maria Lara
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.5
3:15am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Sun 26 Feb

6:15am
Big Dreams Small Spaces
Blackpool and Bristol
Season 3 Episode 6/6

In Blackpool, accountant Alex dreams of turning her boring backyard into a magical enchanted forest, complete with fairy lights and luscious woodland plants. Monty Don suggests a big and daring idea, and to illustrate his point, sends Alex to visit the ancient trees of Holker Hall in Cumbria. In Bristol, Ross has taken on a very overgrown allotment and wants a space to relax in as much as a vegetable garden. Monty boosts Ross' gardening know-how to help build his dream outside space
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.1
7:15am
An Island Parish
An Island Parish: Anguilla: To See Sunshine One Must Weather the Storm
Season 12 Episode 8/8

The rainy season begins and the islanders prepare for the threat of hurricanes, while horticulturalist Anna Kennedy is in search of a remedy to save her trees from invasive pests. Bishop Brooks is off to Antigua as festivities begin to celebrate the 175th anniversary of his diocese, and vet Dr Garry Swanston encourages locals to inoculate their pets. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.3
7:45am
Around the World in 80 Gardens
Australia & New Zealand
Season 1 Episode 2/10

Monty Don continues his horticultural tour with a visit to the dreamy climes of Australia and New Zealand. Visiting the renowned Botany Bay, Monty investigates the effect imported plant-life, favoured by colonial settlers, has had on the natural beauty of New South Wales. In New Zealand, the green-fingered presenter goes in search of the wild heart of the country, revelling in a lush rainforest conservatory made entirely of native plants
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.2
8:45am
Countryfile
Somerset
Ellie Harrison helps with the annual clean-up at Cheddar Gorge, abseiling down the cliffs with representatives of the National Trust to check for dangerous loose rocks and helping volunteers to clear back the undergrowth. Matt Baker visits one of Britain's few herds of organic Guernsey cattle, Adam Henson goes on call with farm vets, and Tom Heap questions is people living in rural areas needs to be more self-reliant
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
9:45am
Saturday Kitchen Best Bites
Season 2 Episode 29/

John Torode presents highlights from throughout the series, offering viewers a chance to revisit some favourite moments from previous years in the kitchen
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.5
11:15am
Nigel Slater's Dish of the Day
One-Pan Wonders
Season 1 Episode 5/8

The food writer demonstrates how sometimes simple cookery ideas are the best with clever recipes that make the most of his weekly shop but use just one pan. Dishes include herby artichoke stew, chicken in cider and compost crumble
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5
11:45am
Nigellissima
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Nigella Lawson begins with her take on a classic yoghurt pot cake, which was inspired by a scribbled note she found in an old Italian kitchen. The food writer's niece and nephew are recruited to make - and enjoy - a sausage meatball supper, while a girls' night in sees her rustling up squid and prawns with marjoram and chilli. The show ends with Nigella's `tiramisini' - a lighter, quicker version of a traditional tiramisu
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.9
12:15pm
MOTD2 Extra
26/2/2017
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
Holiday of My Lifetime with Len Goodman
Dave Myers
Season 1 Episode 1/15

Strictly Come Dancing judge Len Goodman invites celebrity guests to reminisce about one of their favourite holidays. TV cook and Hairy Biker Dave Myers accompanies the host on a revisit to the Isle of Man to recall a 1967 seaside vacation where he reveals how his original trip played a significant role in his love of food and motorbikes
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.3
1:30pm
Money for Nothing
Season 2 Episode 11/25

Sarah Moore unearths hidden gems at a recycling centre in Witley, Surrey, including a rusty petrol can and an old chest of drawers
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 2
2:15pm
Wanted Down Under
Makuve Family
Season 8 Episode 3/20

Christine Makuve is determined to move her family to Australia - but with only five years to wait before collecting an Army pension, husband Munya thinks the timing is all wrong. Christine will also have to persuade teenage son and daughter PJ and Vanessa, who are reluctant to leave the UK behind that a new life Down Under is a good idea. Will a week on the Gold Coast change their minds? Presented by Nicki Chapman
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.5
3:00pm
Birds of Paradise: The Ultimate Quest
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. Explorer Benedict Allen is determined to get disabled journalist Frank Gardner into the wilds of Papua New Guinea, despite having to grapple with Frank's wheelchair. As the terrain gets even tougher to negotiate, the pair know they must make an epic journey into the highlands, crossing through two tribal territories to achieve their objective. However, as Frank gets close to realising his dream of seeing wild birds of paradise up-close, his old injuries return to haunt him and the expedition hangs on a knife edge
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
4:00pm
Bobsleigh
Bobsleigh and Skeleton World Championships: 2017
Matthew Pinsent presents action from the 2017 staging of the event in Konigssee, Germany, which featured several disciplines in both the men's and women's categories, as well as a mixed-team event. Olympic skeleton champion Lizzy Yarnold, who also won gold at the 2015 World Championships, returned after taking a sabbatical from the sport, with Laura Deas and Donna Creighton completing the women's line-up, while Dominic Parsons, Jerry Rice and Jack Thomas made up the men's skeleton squad
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.9
6:00pm
Six Nations Rugby Union
2017 Week Three
John Inverdale introduces action from the third weekend of the tournament, featuring Scotland v Wales at Murrayfield, England v Italy at Twickenham and Ireland v France at the Aviva Stadium
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
7:00pm
Dragons' Den
Dragons' Den: Pitches to Riches
Richard Osman presents a look back at some of the most memorable contestants to appear on the business ideas show, and discovers what success they have enjoyed since making their pitch to the panel. Peter Jones pays a visit to celebrity chef Levi Roots, whose company Reggae Reggae Sauce became a success through his appearance on the show, while Deborah Meaden is reunited with Jordan Daykin, the youngest ever contestant to secure the backing of a Dragon, to discover if he has fulfilled his potential as an entrepreneur
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.4
8:00pm
Dragons' Den
Season 14 Episode 16/16

Deborah Meaden, Peter Jones, Touker Suleyman, Sarah Willingham and Nick Jenkins assess the profit-making potential of a husband and wife team's Welsh delicacy, a new male fragrance, and a London businessman's food delivery service for Michelin star restaurants. Presented by Evan Davis. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.4
9:00pm
Special Forces - Ultimate Hell Week
GIGN - France
Season 2 Episode 5/6

The remaining recruits arrive in France following the previous episode's shocking results, and are placed under the command of two former members of an elite police tactical unit. While the previous stages have presented the contestants with physical challenges, this section places them under psychological pressure and assesses their grasp of strategy
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 2.3
10:00pm
Film Life of Crime (2013)
Premiere. Two criminals kidnap the wife of a corrupt real-estate tycoon and demand a $1million ransom. However, the businessman is enjoying a holiday in the Bahamas with his mistress and does not want his wife back, setting in motion a complex series of double-crosses. Comedy based on Elmore Leonard's novel The Switch, starring Jennifer Aniston, Mos Def, Isla Fisher and Tim Robbins
(Subtitles) (Premiere)

Rating: 5.5
11:35pm
Six Nations Rugby Union
Women's Six Nations Highlights: 2017 Round Three
Eilidh Barbour presents action from the third round of fixtures, which featured Scotland v Wales, England v Italy, and Ireland v France
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.3
12:05am
Film Badlands (1973)
An alienated would-be rebel begins a relationship with a teenage girl, and kills her father when he objects. The couple then go on the run across Midwestern America, murdering anyone who gets in their way. Terrence Malick's 1950s-set crime drama, starring Martin Sheen, Sissy Spacek, Warren Oates and Ramon Bieri
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.8
1:35am
Question Time
Stoke-on-Trent
David Dimbleby chairs the debate from Stoke-on-Trent, with a panel of politicians and other guests facing topical questions from the audience
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 4
2:35am
Holby City
What We Pretend To Be
Season 19 Episode 20/52

Isaac's dark side comes to the surface as his relationship with Dominic reaches breaking point when he suspects he may have spent a night with another man. Serena's mentoring of Jasmine gives Morven cause for concern, and as Hector is taken ill, Mo and Mr. T start to reassess their work-life balance
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.5
3:30am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Mon 27 Feb

6:00am
The World's Most Photographed
Audrey Hepburn
Season 1 Episode 3/10

An examination of the role played by the camera in enshrining the image of legendary actress Audrey Hepburn, renowned as an enigmatic fashion icon during the 1950s and 60s. The documentary also reveals pictures shedding light on a private and unfamiliar side - from the hardships and painful memories of her childhood, to her far-reaching role with Unicef
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.3
6:30am
Wanted Down Under Revisited
Fitzpatrick Revisit
Season 10 Episode 16/

Four years after a trial week spent in New Zealand, Nicki Chapman catches up with the Fitzpatrick family, to find out if prison officer Billy managed to convince reluctant wife Beth to take the plunge and move to Auckland on a permanent basis
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 2.7
7:15am
The Farmers' Country Showdown
Cream Awards
Season 1 Episode 10/15

Two farmers with cutting-edge ideas compete against each other in the Cream Awards. Cornwall duo Hayden and Jack both hope to secure the young farmer of the year title
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.8
8:00am
The Great Interior Design Challenge
Aberaeron Georgian Houses
Season 4 Episode 5/9

In the second quarter-final from the coastal town of Aberaeron in Wales, the two designers battle it out as they are challenged to transform two rooms - a bedroom and a study/guest room - whilst incorporating rope as the creative challenge into their overall scheme. Elsewhere, architectural historian Tom Dyckhoff explores Aberaeron and uncovers its far-reaching architectural influences
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.3
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
27/02/2017
Daily news and current-affairs programme offering discussion of breaking stories, exclusive interviews and audience interaction via social media
(Subtitles)

Rating: 1.5
11:00am
BBC Newsroom Live
27/02/2017
A chance to stay up to date on the day's leading stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.9
12:00pm
Daily Politics
27/02/2017
Parliamentary proceedings interspersed with discussions, interviews and reports from correspondents around the country. Presented by Jo Coburn
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
1:00pm
Six Nations Rugby Union
Women's Six Nations Highlights: 2017 Round Three
Eilidh Barbour presents action from the third round of fixtures, which featured Scotland v Wales, England v Italy, and Ireland v France
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.3
1:30pm
Beat the Brain
Season 1 Episode 18/30

Four members of Bristol's Southville Running Club pit their wits against the show's resident genius, the Brain. For every correct answer they accumulate seconds and improve their chances of winning a jackpot of £3,000. Hosted by John Craven, with Josie Lawrence
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.4
2:00pm
Landward
Dougie Vipond helps maintain footpaths in the hills of Skye, Sarah Mack joins a mountain rescue training exercise and Euan McIlwraith helps a ski resort prepare for the new season
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.8
2:30pm
Britain's Lost Routes with Griff Rhys Jones
Royal Progress
Season 1 Episode 1/4

The actor sets out on a journey to discover the most influential pathways in the nation's history. He begins by retracing Queen Elizabeth I's route through the Cotswolds and into the West Country, re-creating the baggage train the monarch took with her, sampling Elizabethan forms of transport and exploring some of the castles and stately homes she visited along the way
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.8
3:30pm
Africa
Congo
Season 1 Episode 3/6

David Attenborough looks at the varied creatures of the Congo rainforest, one of the most competitive habitats on Earth. A sweet-toothed chimpanzee uses a complex array of tools to access honey from a beehive, the elusive picathartes bird feeds unsuspecting frogs to its dinosaur-like chicks and a massive female python reveals her maternal side as she sunbathes to incubate her eggs. Tiny leaf-folding frogs battle it out kung fu style, and as darkness falls the forest elephants gather to face their rivals
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.5
4:25pm
A Place to Call Home
Catch the Tiger
Season 4 Episode 11/12

George warns Elizabeth to be careful of giving the game away, James takes Harry to a private party in Sydney, while Roy continues to act as Sarah's protector
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
5:15pm
Bargain Hunt
Peterborough 12
Season 43 Episode 4/32

Paul Laidlaw presents from the East of England Showground, one of the largest antique fairs in the country, where Philip Serrell is on hand to assist the red team, while Christina Trevanion guides the blues. Later, things get a little exciting at the auction in Lichfield, Staffordshire
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3
6:00pm
Eggheads
Jeremy Vine hosts the quiz in which the winners of famous game shows including Mastermind and Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? work as a team to tackle a new set of challengers hoping to win a cash prize
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2
6:30pm
Great Continental Railway Journeys
Pisa to Lake Garda - Part Two
Season 4 Episode 6/10

Part two of two. Michael Portillo heads to Gargnano to visit the romantic hideaway of DH Lawrence before ending his journey with a high-speed boat trip across Lake Garda
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.3
7:00pm
Antiques Road Trip
Season 13 Episode 1/10

Anita Manning and Raj Bisra compete in the challenge set out on a road trip to seek out bargains, travelling through East Anglia and the south of England in a 1973 Triumph Spitfire. Raj hears about an agricultural pioneer in north Norfolk ,while Anita learns about Norwich ballroom-dancing pioneer Vernon Castle, before selling their antique finds at Beeston, Norfolk and Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
8:00pm
University Challenge
Season 23 Episode 31/37

The quarter-finals continue, with two teams of four students battling it out to make it to the next stage of the competition as they try to win two matches and progress to the semi-finals. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.3
8:30pm
Mary Berry Everyday
Delicious Memories
Season 1 Episode 1/6

New series. The food writer and former Great British Bake Off judge celebrates the everyday food and ingredients she has always loved, from hearty and wholesome ideas to dishes that are a little bit more indulgent. Mary begins by travelling to Scotland to enjoy the best of the country's staple foods, preparing recipes inspired by her own Scots heritage. She discovers wonderful shellfish in Ullapool, joins chef Tom Kitchin to share the joy of venison cooked on a barbecue and whips up her special whisky cream on the banks of a loch
(New Series) (Subtitles) (Audio Described)

9:00pm
Meet the Lords
Joining the Club
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Documentary filmed over a year following life at the House of Lords, one of Britain's oldest, most idiosyncratic and most important institutions, going behind-the-scenes during a turbulent 12 months that has seen dramatic changes in the political landscape and the Lords battling it out with the Government. The first edition introduces the larger-than-life characters that populate the House, including new people's peers, hereditaries and political grandees, as they try to change legislation and follow their personal passions
(New Series) (Subtitles) (Audio Described)

10:00pm
Cradle to Grave
Season 1 Episode 3/8

The world is changing for Spud and not in a good way, as the docks face closure and time-honoured swindles and scams are on their way out. But as his dad laments the passing of the good old days, Danny is looking to the future, embracing a brave new world in which TV programmes can be watched more than once, thanks to the incredible video recorder he has agreed to buy off Steve. Now all he needs is to somehow find the 100 quid he has promised to pay. Comedy, starring Peter Kay and Laurie Kynaston
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
10:30pm
Newsnight
27/02/2017
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Emily Maitlis
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
11:10pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.1
11:15pm
The Secrets of Your Food
Season 1 Episode 1/3

New series. Michael Mosley and James Wong reveal the physics, chemistry and biology hidden inside various foods. In the opening episode they explore how this chemistry fuels and builds bodies, with Michael sampling most people's first meal - human breast milk, which contains important fats, carbohydrates, vitamins and minerals. Michael and James also unravel why sourdough bread is so beneficial, how the rice has become a comforting staple food, and why allowing mushrooms to `sunbathe' may help provide a welcome calcium boost
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.8
12:15am
Incredible Medicine: Dr Weston's Casebook
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Surgeon Gabriel Weston uncovers the workings of the human body, looking closely at case studies of individuals with extremely rare conditions. In the first edition, she meets seven-year-old Virsaviya, who was born with her heart on the outside of her ribcage, and Jeannie Peeper, who has a condition that sees her body growing an extra skeleton where there should be muscle
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 10
1:15am
Countryfile
Somerset
Ellie Harrison helps with the annual clean-up at Cheddar Gorge, abseiling down the cliffs with representatives of the National Trust to check for dangerous loose rocks and helping volunteers to clear back the undergrowth. Matt Baker visits one of Britain's few herds of organic Guernsey cattle, Adam Henson goes on call with farm vets, and Tom Heap questions is people living in rural areas needs to be more self-reliant
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6.7
2:10am
Who Do You Think You Are?
Sunetra Sarker
Season 13 Episode 9/10

Actor Sunetra Sarker sets out to explore the Bengali heritage she ignored when she was growing up in Liverpool. Starting in Kolkata, India, she learns of her great-grandfather's courageous activism in colonial Bengal, and of a family connection to Gandhi during the struggle for Indian independence. Later, Sunetra journeys to Bangladesh, where she visits her great-grandmother's ancestral home village and discovers the harrowing story of how her family were caught up in Bangladesh's 1971 war for independence
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.1
3:10am
Royal Recipes
Royal Haunts
Season 1 Episode 8/15

Michael Buerk celebrates food enjoyed at some of the royal family's favourite haunts, with chef Anna Haugh on hand to create a meat pudding and a mille feuilles dessert
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.8
3:55am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Tue 28 Feb

6:00am
The World's Most Photographed
Adolf Hitler
Season 1 Episode 4/10

An exploration of Adolf Hitler's transformation from publicity-shy politician to ruthless dictator, focusing on his use of photography to hypnotise and corrupt a nation. The documentary also examines the camera's influence on his private life, revealing how he decreed that no images with mistress Eva Braun should ever be seen by the German public and banished the photographer who threatened to defy his orders to the Eastern Front
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.3
6:30am
Heir Hunters
Forrest/Paget
Season 11 Episode 1/20

Return of the programme that follows the work of probate detectives. A man travels 9,000 miles to meet his half-sister for the first time, while a surprise adoption and travelling ancestors threaten to derail the search for a Leicester City fan's heirs. Return of the programme that follows the work of probate detectives
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.7
7:15am
The Farmers' Country Showdown
Alpacas
Season 1 Episode 11/15

Alpaca breeders Barbara and Paul from Cumbria and Jean and Stewart from Scotland show off their animals at Westmorland County Show
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.8
8:00am
The World's Most Extraordinary Homes
Underground
Season 1 Episode 4/4

Piers Taylor and Caroline Quentin explore unusual homes built underground. In Greece, they view a house hidden beneath the landscape that still boasts stunning sea views. In the Swiss Alps, they visit a house made so invisible it has to be accessed via a tunnel. Next it's over to New Zealand's South Island to a house built underground to soften its impact on the landscape as well as withstand the threat of earthquakes, before the pair inspect a Dutch house created by deep excavation, which features a huge, light-filled open-plan living space. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.9
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
28/02/2017
Daily news and current-affairs programme offering discussion of breaking stories, exclusive interviews and audience interaction via social media
(Subtitles)

Rating: 1.5
11:00am
BBC Newsroom Live
28/02/2017
A chance to stay up to date on the day's leading stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.9
12:00pm
Daily Politics
28/02/2017
Parliamentary proceedings interspersed with discussions, interviews and filmed reports from around the country. Presented by Jo Coburn
(Subtitles)

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

Rating: 7
1:50pm
Countryfile
The latest rural developments, including reports on issues affecting country communities and insights into the life of the modern farmer
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
2:00pm
Building Dream Homes
Season 1 Episode 1/15

Documentary following architects behind exciting and innovative residential designs as they battle with builders, blueprints and the clients who hire them to realise their visions. In the first episode, Chris Loyn gets to grips with a budget-busting, future-proof, upside-down house near Cardiff, while David Blaikie works on a two-storey extension for a family in Edinburgh who've outgrown their existing home
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 1.4
2:30pm
Britain's Lost Routes with Griff Rhys Jones
Thames Barge
Season 1 Episode 2/4

The comedian joins the crew of a Thames barge as a deckhand to explore the trade routes of the vessels along the Essex coast and discover why their supply of goods was vital to London. He braves tides and shallows as he learns about the hard work of sailors, tries dishes likely to have been eaten by bargemen and uncovers the secrets of Foulness Island
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.8
3:25pm
Africa
Cape
Season 1 Episode 4/6

David Attenborough describes some of the wildlife spectacles of southern Africa, starting out in a little-explored rainforest discovered less than a decade ago by scientists who spotted it on satellite maps. There, thousands of butterflies dance for the right to mate, while on a tiny island off Mozambique, green turtles emerge from eggs and begin a hazardous journey to the water - with pied crows and hungry crabs eager to get them. Cameras also capture one of the largest gatherings of great white sharks on the planet as 30 of the predators circle around a dead whale
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.5
4:25pm
A Place to Call Home
All Good Things
Season 4 Episode 12/12

Sarah is warned by Carolyn that Regina has escaped her intended incarceration in an asylum and to be on guard but Sarah believes her to be long gone. Last in the series
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
5:15pm
Bargain Hunt
Swinderby 2
Season 40 Episode 1/32

A musical couple take on a pair of kick-boxers at an antiques fair in Swinderby, Lincolnshire, where Caroline Hawley and David Harper are on hand to offer expert advice. Presented by Tim Wonnacott
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3
6:00pm
Eggheads
Season 18 Episode 52/85

Jeremy Vine hosts the quiz in which the winners of famous game shows including Mastermind and Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? work as a team to tackle a new set of challengers hoping to win a cash prize
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2
6:30pm
Great Continental Railway Journeys
Athens to Thessaloniki - Part One
Season 4 Episode 7/10

Part one of two. Michael Portillo embarks on a Greek odyssey from Athens' port of Piraeus north to the city of Thessaloniki, exploring the Acropolis and sampling baklava on the way
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.3
7:00pm
Antiques Road Trip
Season 13 Episode 2/10

Antiques aficionados Anita Manning and Raj Bisram are heading for their next two auctions. They're level pegging so it's all to play for. Anita breaks from shopping to visit a former silk mill with a royal connection. Meanwhile, Raj detours to hear the story behind how young boys were sent to sea
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
8:00pm
Back in Time for Dinner
Further Back in Time for Dinner
Season 5 Episode 6/6

The family reflect on their time travels, discovering that much of what they experienced in the past, still lives on around our dinner tables today. Polly Russell shows them the delights of a contemporary canned meal, and Brandon and Rochelle sample a Peruvian dinner with co-presenter Giles Coren. Finally the Robshaws share a celebratory meal with Giles and Polly as they realise how many of our historical eating habits are still a treasured part of modern family mealtimes. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
9:00pm
1066: A Year to Conquer England
Season 1 Episode 1/3

New series. Docudrama in which Dan Snow explores the political intrigues and family betrayals between Vikings, Anglo-Saxons and Normans that led to the Battle of Hastings. The first edition reveals how the death of Edward the Confessor without an heir triggered a bitter race to succeed him as king of England, with Earl Harold successfully taking the crown. However, William of Normandy believes the throne has been promised to him and decides to invade, while Viking king Harald Hardrada also fancies himself as monarch
(New Series) (Subtitles) (Audio Described)

10:00pm
Inside No 9
The Riddle of the Sphinx
Season 3 Episode 3/6

Nina thinks Professor Squires has all the answers when, actually, neither has a clue what the future holds. With deadly intent, they commence a battle of wits to solve the puzzle and reveal the guardian of their fate. Darkly comic tale, starring Alexandra Roach, Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.5
10:30pm
Newsnight
28/02/2017
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Evan Davis
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
11:10pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.1
11:15pm
Special Forces - Ultimate Hell Week
GIGN - France
Season 2 Episode 5/6

The remaining recruits arrive in France following the previous episode's shocking results, and are placed under the command of two former members of an elite police tactical unit. While the previous stages have presented the contestants with physical challenges, this section places them under psychological pressure and assesses their grasp of strategy
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 2.3
12:15am
Our Dancing Town
Episode 4 - Grand Finale Part 1
Season 1 Episode 4/5

Steve Elias brings his dance troupes from Barnsley, Skipton and Huddersfield together for a dance finale in York. He visits the ancient city to recruit the huge numbers he needs to bring his vision of a mass dance event to life. But can he persuade York's reluctant residents and iconic institutions to come on board, in the wake of the floods which hit the city a year ago? And can he get Barnsley back on side to achieve the scale he wants for the biggest performance of his career?
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.5
1:15am
The Big Painting Challenge
Still Life
Season 2 Episode 1/6

The nationwide search for Britain's best amateur artist returns, with Mariella Frostrup and the Rev Richard Coles taking over hosting duties. In the first edition, 10 contestants put their still life skills to the test, with some words of advice from Diana Ali and Pascal Anson. The artists must first paint a table laden with objects, before being split into two groups and challenged to produce a homage to either Van Gogh or Lichtenstein. Judges Lachlan Goudie, Daphne Todd and David Dibosa assess their efforts and decide who should be eliminated from the contest
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.1
2:15am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Wed 1 Mar

6:00am
The World's Most Photographed
Marilyn Monroe
Season 1 Episode 5/10

An examination of movie icon Marilyn Monroe's love affair with the camera, revealing how photography gave her the reassurance she craved when the pressure of the Hollywood machine threatened to overwhelm her. The documentary profiles the work of photographer Sam Shaw, who captured the early, happy days of her marriage to Arthur Miller and was responsible for setting up the famous billowing skirt shot for The Seven Year Itch
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.3
6:30am
Heir Hunters
McMurrich/Overbury
Season 11 Episode 2/20

The search is on for heirs to the million pound estate of Douglas McMurrich, an engineer who was survived by his 76-year-old-pet tortoise. Plus, details of two unclaimed estates
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.7
7:15am
The Farmers' Country Showdown
Cheese
Season 1 Episode 12/15

The Cheddar-making Clothier family from Somerset and neighbouring goat's cheese-maker Roger from Pylle compete against the cream of the crop at the Global Cheese Awards at Frome
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.8
8:00am
See Hear
Deaf Refugees
Season 36 Episode 16/16

Seb Cunliffe reports on a six-year-old deaf boy from Iraq threatened with deportation, and questions is deaf people seeking asylum are being treated fairly by the authorities
(Subtitles) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6.3
8:30am
Great British Railway Journeys
Blackpool to Manchester Victoria
Season 8 Episode 6/15

Michael Portillo travels from Blackpool to Manchester and unveils a new monument to 87 railwaymen of the London and North Western Railway who lost their lives in the Great War
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.4
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
01/03/2017
Daily news and current-affairs programme offering discussion of breaking stories, exclusive interviews and audience interaction via social media
(Subtitles)

Rating: 1.5
11:00am
BBC Newsroom Live
01/03/2017
A chance to stay up to date on the day's leading stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.9
11:30am
Daily Politics
03/03/2017
Parliamentary proceedings interspersed with discussions, interviews and filmed reports from around the country
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
1:00pm
Cash in the Attic
Bessey
Season 17 Episode 58/75

Angela Rippon and Paul Hayes help Mike and Dorothy Bessey find valuable items to sell and fund horse-riding lessons for their five grandchildren
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 1.9
1:30pm
Beat the Brain
Season 1 Episode 19/30

Quiz in which contestants face puzzles, problems, posers and conundrums designed to test every part of their mental fitness against the show's resident genius - The Brain. For every correct answer they accumulate seconds in their `brain bank' and improve their chances of winning a jackpot of £3,000. Hosted by John Craven, with Josie Lawrence as The Brain
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.4
2:00pm
Building Dream Homes
Season 1 Episode 2/15

Architects Laurence Bowen and Paul Robinson are working with a Winchester couple who bought a small house in their dream location, but problems with the planners threaten to delay the completion of an ultra-modern extension. In Cardiff, a disagreement over a kitchen puts Chris Loyn at odds with his clients
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.4
2:30pm
Channel Patrol
Season 2 Episode 1/10

The return of the observational documentary following the lives of people who work and play on the English Channel, the busiest waterway in the world. In the first edition, RNLI volunteers from Calshot are faced with the task of rescuing 25 people during the night when a giant car carrier, the Heogh Osaka, is grounded on a sandbank in the Solent. Meanwhile, a premature baby seal that was found washed up on the beach receives intensive care from the RSPCA team in Hastings
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 3
3:15pm
Britain's Lost Routes with Griff Rhys Jones
Highland Cattle Drove
Season 1 Episode 3/4

The presenter joins two farmers and a herd of Highland cattle to retrace a 250-mile-long droving route from the Isle of Skye to market in Falkirk, via the Highlands. Griff and his companions trek through steep mountain passes and fast-flowing rivers, discovering how the drovers braved inclement weather and used weapons to fend off rustlers to ensure people could enjoy their beef dinners
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.8
4:15pm
Africa
Sahara
Season 1 Episode 5/6

David Attenborough explores the wildlife eking out an existence in and around the scorching wilderness of the Sahara Desert, where only the toughest survive. It's a constant struggle against dehydration, as zebra battle over dwindling rivers, camels search for water and tiny barn swallows navigate thousands of square miles of barren sand to find a life-saving oasis. The naked mole rat avoids the heat by living a subterranean existence, while the silver ant is able to take on the midday sun - but needs a `spacesuit' to do it
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.5
5:15pm
Bargain Hunt
Newalk 17
Season 43 Episode 10/32

Charlie Ross presents from Newark Antiques and Collectors Fair in Nottinghamshire, inviting two teams of married couples to purchase items and make the greater profit when they go under the hammer at Charles Hanson's saleroom in Derby. Natasha Raskin and Ben Cooper assist the contenders, while Charlie pays a visit to the dray horses at the National Brewery Museum
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3
6:00pm
Eggheads
Season 18 Episode 53/85

Jeremy Vine hosts the quiz in which the winners of famous game shows including Mastermind and Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? work as a team to tackle a new set of challengers hoping to win a cash prize
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.2
6:30pm
Great Continental Railway Journeys
Athens to Thessaloniki - Part Two
Season 4 Episode 8/10

Part two of two. Michael Portillo continues his Greek journey to Thessaloniki, boarding one of the world's narrowest gauge railways as he travels through the village of Milies
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.3
7:00pm
Antiques Road Trip
Season 13 Episode 3/10

Anita Manning and Raj Bisram conclude their trip across the South East of England, and Anita pops to Canterbury Cathedral to uncover the story behind the bloody murder of Thomas Becket. Later, Charles Hanson and James Braxton begin their journey antique hunting through the Scottish Highlands, where Charles goes on a boat trip to learn about the Caledonian Canal
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
8:00pm
The House That £100K Built
Derek & Christine
Season 3 Episode 2/6

Retired couple Derek and Christine from Huddersfield attempt to build their first house from scratch in the south-east of England. However, the development does not go according to plan when the unthinkable happens, and they receive word that the house may have been built in the wrong place
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.1
9:00pm
Incredible Medicine: Dr Weston's Casebook
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Surgeon Gabriel Weston investigates the human body's ability to adapt for survival, meeting with individuals who push this aptitude to the absolute limit. She meets a man who injects himself with snake venom, a woman living with only half a brain, and the only man in the world to be completely cured of HIV
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 10
10:00pm
Mock the Week
Season 15 Episode 6/13

Loyiso Gola, Milton Jones, Miles Jupp, Ellie Taylor and Josh Widdicombe join host Dara O Briain and regular Hugh Dennis for the topical comedy show, looking back at the week's events through the medium of fast-thinking and improvisation
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.4
10:30pm
Newsnight
03/03/2017
Analysis of the day's events
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
11:10pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.1
11:15pm
Dragons' Den
Season 14 Episode 16/16

Deborah Meaden, Peter Jones, Touker Suleyman, Sarah Willingham and Nick Jenkins assess the profit-making potential of a husband and wife team's Welsh delicacy, a new male fragrance, and a London businessman's food delivery service for Michelin star restaurants. Presented by Evan Davis. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.4
12:15am
1066: A Year to Conquer England
Season 1 Episode 1/3

New series. Docudrama in which Dan Snow explores the political intrigues and family betrayals between Vikings, Anglo-Saxons and Normans that led to the Battle of Hastings. The first edition reveals how the death of Edward the Confessor without an heir triggered a bitter race to succeed him as king of England, with Earl Harold successfully taking the crown. However, William of Normandy believes the throne has been promised to him and decides to invade, while Viking king Harald Hardrada also fancies himself as monarch
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

1:15am
See Hear
Deaf Refugees
Season 36 Episode 16/16

Seb Cunliffe reports on a six-year-old deaf boy from Iraq threatened with deportation, and questions is deaf people seeking asylum are being treated fairly by the authorities
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6.3
1:45am
Trust Me, I'm a Doctor
08/02/2017
Season 6 Episode 2/3

Medical journalist Michael Mosley and a team of doctors offer advice on health, using their expertise and the latest research to investigate the truth behind various claims about well-being made in the media
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 3.1
2:45am
Royal Recipes
Diplomatic Relations
Season 1 Episode 9/15

Paul Ainsworth makes food served at royal state banquets, including a dish inspired by President Obama's state visit and scones offered to President Eisenhower in the 1960s
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.8
3:30am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Thu 2 Mar

6:00am
The World's Most Photographed
John F Kennedy
Season 1 Episode 6/10

An exploration of how John F Kennedy exploited the power of the photograph more than any other politician before him, but concealed two secrets that could potentially have brought down the Presidency. While he seemed to be exposing his whole life to the camera, the patriot with a glittering war record managed to keep his fragile state of health and his reputation for womanising hidden from the public
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.3
6:30am
Heir Hunters
Brown/Rubin
Season 11 Episode 3/20

The team try to find relatives of a travelling salesman who lived in Scotland, and later the search for heirs of a retired dressmaker uncovers surprising tales of bigamy
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.7
7:15am
The Farmers' Country Showdown
Winter Pigs
Season 1 Episode 13/15

Pig farmers Nick from Gamlingay and David from Leeds show their Large White pigs in a bid to impress at this year's English Winter Fair
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.8
8:00am
An Island Parish
An Island Parish: Anguilla: A Grey Head Is a Crown of Glory
Season 12 Episode 3/8

Festivities take place across the island for two very important birthdays, as the Queen turns 90 and ex-pat Margaret Jones celebrates her 100th. Margaret's son John Jones and best friend Chinnicks are out fishing for her present and the National Trust have their work cut out as they educate local schoolchildren at their Turtle Interaction Day
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.3
8:30am
Great British Railway Journeys
Manchester Piccadilly to Silkstone Common
Season 8 Episode 7/15

Michael Portillo's journey from the Irish Sea to the North Sea continues by tram from Manchester. At the imposing town hall of the world's first industrial city, he comes face to face with the Victorian scientist who invented modern atomic theory. The latest stage ends at Silkstone Common, where he tracks down the forge where a Victorian metallurgist created wrought iron axles strong enough for railway rolling stock
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.4
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
02/03/2017
Daily news and current-affairs programme offering discussion of breaking stories, exclusive interviews and audience interaction via social media
(Subtitles)

Rating: 1.5
11:00am
BBC Newsroom Live
02/03/2017
A chance to stay up to date on the day's leading stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.9
12:00pm
Daily Politics
2/3/2017
Parliamentary proceedings interspersed with discussions, interviews and filmed reports from around the country. Presented by Andrew Neil and Jo Coburn
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
1:00pm
Cash in the Attic
Dickson
Season 17 Episode 64/75

Angela Rippon and James Rylands help Amanda Dickson, who hopes to organise a treat for her husband's 50th birthday by raising money from inherited items her grandfather, who served in both world wars, left her
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 1.9
1:30pm
Beat the Brain
Season 1 Episode 20/30

Four London cab drivers pit their wits against the show's resident genius - The Brain. For every correct answer they accumulate seconds in their `brain bank' and improve their chances of winning a jackpot of £3,000. Hosted by John Craven, with Josie Lawrence as The Brain
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.4
2:00pm
Building Dream Homes
Season 1 Episode 3/15

Chris Loyn's work on the upside-down house in Cardiff reaches a critical stage as windows costing £93,000 are craned into place, but the project is left reeling when one of its driving forces is taken ill. In Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, a couple spot potential in an unloved 1980s house and plan a total renovation. However, their architect has to step in when it looks like their dreams will be dashed by the planners
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.4
2:30pm
Channel Patrol
Season 2 Episode 2/10

A maintenance crew sets to work on the Channel Tunnel while it is closed during the night and a helicopter is used to help resupply the Wolf Rock Lighthouse, which lies eight nautical miles off Land's End. Plus, a team of teenagers braves choppy waters and jellyfish to swim across the English Channel to France
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 3
3:15pm
Britain's Lost Routes with Griff Rhys Jones
Pilgrims
Season 1 Episode 4/4

The actor and five companions follow the route thousands of medieval pilgrims took from Holywell, Flintshire, to St Davids in Pembrokeshire. They forage for food, face fast-flowing rivers and sometimes walk barefoot in sackcloth as they come to understand the lengths people in the Middle Ages went to for their religious beliefs. The travellers also encounter grand manor houses, ancient churches and relics, while Griff explores how the British holiday has its roots in the observance of holy days
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.8
4:15pm
Africa
The Future
Season 1 Episode 6/6

David Attenborough describes some of the present and future challenges faced by the continent's wildlife, including the realities of rhino poaching and the impact of human encroachment on elephants' natural habitat. In Kenya, he meets a young rhinoceros named Elvis, who has had his horn removed to ward off the threat of hunters, while in Mozambique, cameras capture the efforts of an ambitious team of scientists trying to determine whether the Gorongosa National Park can, once again, become a haven for wild animals after the ravages of civil war. Cameras also observe the Maasai warriors, who have become lion guardians, and witness the efforts of conservationists on the tropical east coast
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.5
5:15pm
Bargain Hunt
Stafford 6
Season 40 Episode 4/32

Antiques experts help two couples search for bargains at Staffordshire County Showground, as Thomas Plant guides the red pair and Christina Trevanion assists the blue duo. Meanwhile, presenter Tim Wonnacott visits the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter in Birmingham
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3
6:00pm
Eggheads
Season 18 Episode 54/85

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

Rating: 5.2
6:30pm
Great Continental Railway Journeys
The Black Forest to Hannover - Part One
Season 4 Episode 9/10

Michael Portillo ventures into the Black Forest to discover the essence of Germany, discovers how Hansel and Gretel helped to unify the nation and learns how to make a cuckoo clock
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.3
7:00pm
Antiques Road Trip
Season 13 Episode 4/10

Charles Hanson and James Braxton continue their Scottish trip, starting in Inverkeithing before heading for auctions in Dundee and Hamilton. James stops in Ardeer to hear why the local beach is connected to the Nobel Peace Prize, while Charles detours from the shops to hear how one man's passion for birds inspired him to be the first human to fly
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
8:00pm
The Great Pottery Throw Down
Season 2 Episode 5/8

The potters must make as many goblets as they can in 15 minutes, and Kate Malone challenges them to coil a jug to look like a piece of fruit. In the Main Make, the test is to throw two giant vases using the ancient pit firing technique, which requires the potters to head to the Staffordshire countryside to camp out overnight
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.7
9:00pm
This World
The Attack: Terror in the UK
Drama-documentary based on real-life stories from inside the UK's counter terrorism unit, focusing on an IS-inspired terrorist group planning a firearms attack. Events centre on Joseph, a young man who, while in prison for drug charges, is recruited by Ahmed, an Islamic extremist who converts him to the Muslim faith and along with other inmates radicalises him. Through drama and interviews, the programme reveals how UK agencies are working to keep the public safe from what experts fear is the most likely scenario for Britain's next major terror attack
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.8
10:00pm
MOTD: The Premier League Show
02/03/2017
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: 3.5
10:30pm
Newsnight
02/03/2017
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Evan Davis
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
11:10pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.1
11:15pm
Meet the Lords
Joining the Club
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Documentary filmed over a year following life at the House of Lords, one of Britain's oldest, most idiosyncratic and most important institutions, going behind-the-scenes during a turbulent 12 months that has seen dramatic changes in the political landscape and the Lords battling it out with the Government. The first edition introduces the larger-than-life characters that populate the House, including new people's peers, hereditaries and political grandees, as they try to change legislation and follow their personal passions
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

12:15am
Diana: Designing a Princess
BBC Art, Culture and Entertainment correspondent Brenda Emmanus marks the forthcoming 20th anniversary of the death of Diana, Princess of Wales, with a documentary exploring the stories behind some of her most exquisite dresses, brought together for a new exhibition at Kensington Palace in February. As a thoroughly modern royal, Diana had an acute sense of the importance of fashion in controlling her own image, as well as an understanding that clothing could be an art form. Brenda visits the Conservation Studio at Hampton Court Palace as the dresses for the exhibition are prepared for display, hears from historians and cultural commentators, and speaks to some of the designers who dressed Diana. Includes contributions by Elizabeth Emmanuel, Victor Edelstein and David Sassoon
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

12:45am
Panorama
Life in Immigration Town - Panorama
Ten years ago, Richard Bilton reported on how Slough, Berkshire, was struggling to cope with its migrant population. In this programme he returns to find a town with a booming economy and new families arriving every day, but which is being abandoned by white native residents, while some foreign workers say the dream is over
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6.2
1:15am
June Brown at 90: A Walford Legend
The EastEnders actress looks back on her life and career in a special programme to mark her 90th birthday. She touches on the reasons she believes she was cast as Dot Cotton - a role she has played since 1985 - how in the early days a fellow cast member saw her as a rival, and the opportunities the soap has given her - from Bafta nominations to appearing on stage in Calendar Girls. There are also tributes from friends and colleagues including Danny Dyer, Adam Woodyatt, Gillian Taylforth, Rudolph Walker, Lacey Turner and Natalie Cassidy
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.5
1:40am
The Real Marigold Hotel
Season 2 Episode 1/4

Eight celebrities embark on an experimental adventure to India, to test whether they can set up a more rewarding retirement than in the UK. Entertainer Lionel Blair, wildlife presenter Bill Oddie, actress Amanda Barrie, former world snooker champion Dennis Taylor, TV personality Rustie Lee, doctor and author Miriam Stoppard, singer Sheila Ferguson and actor and singer Paul Nicholas take over a 16th-century mansion in the heart of Old Kochi. Sheila, used to living on her own, is keen to make sure she gets what she wants out of the experience, but Lionel finds dealing with the realities of living in India unsettling
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.4
2:40am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Fri 3 Mar

6:00am
The World's Most Photographed
James Dean
Season 1 Episode 7/10

The story of a photoshoot that captured the essence of American film star James Dean, whose enigmatic and troubled demeanour epitomised youthful angst. During an intimate collaboration in February 1955, just seven months before the actor's sudden death, Dennis Stock produced a series of revealing and enduring images, along with photographs that were so disturbing he refused to release them to the press
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.3
6:30am
Heir Hunters
Season 11 Episode 4/20

A ballroom dancing fanatic dies without leaving a will and the search for relatives of a South Shields lady reveals fascinating links to India and the Yemen
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.7
7:15am
Big Dreams Small Spaces
Season 3 Episode 4/6

Monty Don meets north London couple Ian and Rose, who are hoping to create a wildlife friendly space on a plot neglected by previous owners. They need expert advice since the plot is surrounded by four large trees blocking a lot of natural sunlight. Meanwhile in Stockport, Greater Manchester, working couple Jo and Steve are seeking a haven to relax in. Jo has many exciting ideas about what she wants to do, while Steve is rather more pragmatic, so Monty tries to help the pair work out the best of their ideas and give them the advice they need to get going
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.1
8:15am
Live Athletics
Live Athletics: European Indoor Championships: 2017 Day One
Gabby Logan presents coverage of the opening session on day one from the Kombank Arena in Belgrade, Serbia, where Great Britain's Katarina Johnson-Thompson gets her defence of the pentathlon title under way in the pentathlon, high jump and shot put. With commentary and analysis from Steve Backley, Steve Cram, Colin Jackson, Denise Lewis and Paula Radcliffe
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.8
12:00pm
Daily Politics
03/03/2017
Parliamentary proceedings interspersed with discussions, interviews and filmed reports from around the country, presented by Andrew Neil
(Subtitles)

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

Richard Osman presents a 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: 2.1
1:30pm
Beat the Brain
Season 1 Episode 21/30

Four friends from Leeds and Liverpool face puzzles, problems, posers and conundrums designed to test every part of their mental fitness against the show's resident genius in the hope of winning the jackpot of £3,000. Hosted by John Craven, with Josie Lawrence as the voice of the Brain
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.4
2:00pm
Natural World
Africa's Giant Killers: Natural World
Season 33 Episode 1/10

Roughly once every 40 years in the northern Kalahari Desert of Botswana an ancient waterway called the Savute channel fills and flows into the surrounding marshes. This attracts thousands of grazing animals from across the region - and also draws predators to the area. This documentary follows the fortunes of Africa's largest herd of elephants and a pride of seven lions as they come face to face in an epic fight for survival, with drought having weakened the elephants and the lions desperately hungry. Narrated by Imogen Stubbs
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 9
3:00pm
Live Athletics
Live Athletics: European Indoor Championships: 2017 Day One
Gabby Logan presents coverage of the second session on day one from the Kombank Arena in Belgrade, Serbia, where medals are awarded in five events. Katarina Johnson-Thompson concludes her bid to retain the pentathlon title when she competes in the long jump and 800m, while the other finals taking place are in the men's pole vault and 60m hurdles, and the women's shot put and 60m hurdles. With commentary and analysis from Steve Backley, Steve Cram, Colin Jackson, Denise Lewis and Paula Radcliffe
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.8
7:30pm
Mastermind
Season 14 Episode 31/31

John Humphrys introduces the 2017 final of the specialist and general knowledge quiz in which six contestants brave the black chair to win the coveted Mastermind trophy in a bumper one-hour edition. The specialised subjects the films of Alfred Hitchcock, the history of Leningrad, the life and films of Billy Wilder, TV comedy Seinfeld, architect Inigo Jones and the short films of Laurel and Hardy. Last in the series
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.6
8:30pm
Only Connect
Psmiths v Cosmopolitans
Season 12 Episode 32/37

Victoria Coren Mitchell hosts as the Psmiths take on the Cosmopolitans in this quarter-final match. Contenders must use patience, lateral thinking and sheer inspiration to make connections between groups of four things that may appear at first not to be linked, with one set of clues consisting of Ali Amako, Reece Thens, Elize Elmopan and Enya Airobi
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.7
9:00pm
The Secrets of Your Food
A Matter of Taste
Season 1 Episode 2/3

Michael Mosley and James Wong unpack the wonderful evolutionary story of food and people's sense of taste and smell. In this instalment, Michael heads to Spain to search for some of the most powerful tastes on the planet, while James travels high in the Peruvian Andes to discover how a bitter potato - a cousin of the traditional type - has been `tamed' to help the inhabitants survive the extreme altitude. The presenters also touch upon strawberries that deceive their eaters into thinking they are sweeter than they actually are
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.8
10:00pm
QI
Menagerie
Season 13 Episode 11/18

Panellists Sue Perkins, Romesh Ranganathan, Bill Bailey and Alan Davies compete, as Stephen Fry visits the menagerie for a look at some animals that start with the letter M. As usual, the host poses questions that are so difficult, points are awarded for the answers he finds most interesting
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

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

Rating: 4.2
11:00pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.1
11:05pm
Imagine
Imagine: Growing Old Disgracefully: Diana Athill
Season 16 Episode 9/10

Alan Yentob meets acclaimed literary editor and best-selling author Diana Athill, who is perhaps best known for her volumes of memoirs. Now living in sheltered accommodation, Diana reveals she was forced to dispose of nearly 2,000 books to squeeze into her new home, but has not let the loss prevent her from reflecting on her extraordinary life. Includes contributions by novelist Margaret Atwood and writer Gitta Sereny
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5
12:05am
Taboo
Season 1 Episode 1/8

Historical drama starring Tom Hardy as adventurer James Delaney, who reappears in London in 1814 after being presumed dead in Africa many years before, and seeks vengeance for the death of his father. Set to inherit what is left of his family's shipping empire, his arrival not only threatens to disrupt the plans of his half-sister Zilpha and her husband Thorne, but also the political ambitions of the mighty East India Company, chaired by Sir Stuart Strange. Oona Chaplin, Jefferson Hall and Jonathan Pryce also star
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.3
1:00am
Back in Time for Dinner
Further Back in Time for Dinner
Season 5 Episode 6/6

The family reflect on their time travels, discovering that much of what they experienced in the past, still lives on around our dinner tables today. Polly Russell shows them the delights of a contemporary canned meal, and Brandon and Rochelle sample a Peruvian dinner with co-presenter Giles Coren. Finally the Robshaws share a celebratory meal with Giles and Polly as they realise how many of our historical eating habits are still a treasured part of modern family mealtimes. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.6
2:00am
Film Genghis Khan (1965)
The story of the legendary Mongol chieftain who rose from captive slave boy to become one of history's most powerful and influential military leaders, uniting nomadic hordes into a nation and conquering Asia and the west. Historical adventure, starring Omar Sharif, James Mason, Stephen Boyd, Telly Savalas, Eli Wallach and Robert Morley
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.4
4:05am
Birds of Paradise: The Ultimate Quest
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. Explorer Benedict Allen is determined to get disabled journalist Frank Gardner into the wilds of Papua New Guinea, despite having to grapple with Frank's wheelchair. As the terrain gets even tougher to negotiate, the pair know they must make an epic journey into the highlands, crossing through two tribal territories to achieve their objective. However, as Frank gets close to realising his dream of seeing wild birds of paradise up-close, his old injuries return to haunt him and the expedition hangs on a knife edge
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.7
5:05am
Royal Recipes
Country Pursuits
Season 1 Episode 10/15

Michael Buerk and chef Anna Haugh celebrate food served to royal family members while they are enjoying country pursuits. Anna prepares sausages made from pheasant, which is said to the Queen's favourite game bird, and cooks up a pastry and marzipan dessert from the cookbook of Mildred Nicholls, a kitchen maid at Buckingham palace in the early 1900s
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.8
5:45am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9