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Thu 17 Aug

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
Bargain Hunt
Leominster/Hay 8
Season 44 Episode 18/32

Two husband-and-wife teams compete in Hay-on-Wye, Powys, with help from Paul Laidlaw and Kate Bliss, while presenter Natasha Raskin examines an antique from the Jacobean period
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3
7:15am
Heir Hunters
Smith/Dennis
Season 11 Episode 13/20

The team search for the relatives of a well-loved Leicestershire lady, and on another case the heir hunters learn how the industrial revolution impacted Victorian bakeries
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.8
8:00am
Nadiya's British Food Adventure
Peak District
Season 1 Episode 2/8

Nadiya Hussain explores the culinary traditions of the Peak District and surrounding areas, beginning by putting her own twist on the classic Bakewell tart. She then joins Ian Barrett to learn how to make Derbyshire oatcakes, before using them as a casing for her potato and dill samosas
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.4
8:30am
Great British Menu
Scotland Judging
Season 12 Episode 25/45

The two remaining Scotland chefs compete for a place in the national finals, preparing their entire menus for judges Oliver Peyton, Matthew Fort, Andi Oliver and guest Gary Parsons - executive chef at Wimbledon - as the programme continues its tennis-themed series
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
17/08/2017
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
17/08/2017
A chance to stay up to date on the day's leading stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.3
1:00pm
Two Tribes
Season 2 Episode 43/60

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: 2.6
1:30pm
A Taste of Britain
West Sussex
Season 1 Episode 20/20

Janet Street-Porter and Brian Turner travel to West Sussex, beginning at Nyetimber vineyard, one of the UK's sparkling wine producers, before Brian cooks up a dish of mussels and Janet heads to Bignor Roman Villa on the South Downs. Guest chef Matt Gillan makes a dish using wagyu beef, then the presenters visit the Goodwood estate together and meet its organic dairy herd. Janet learns about the house's history, while Brian prepares a celebratory tart using cheese made at the stately home
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.2
2:15pm
Coast
Season 8 Episode 5/24

The team explores some of the most spectacular and scary sea cliffs in Britain
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.5
2:30pm
Film Quo Vadis (1951)
A brave Roman soldier returns to his home city after three years on campaign. He falls in love with a captive Christian woman who the depraved and insane Emperor Nero has given to him as a reward for his service. However, as the emperor's reign becomes ever more unstable, both their lives are placed in danger. Historical epic, starring Robert Taylor, Deborah Kerr, Peter Ustinov, Finlay Currie and Leo Genn
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.8
5:15pm
Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
Christina Trevanion v Mark Stacey - UK Antiques Fair
Season 13 Episode 4/20

Antiques experts Christina Trevanion and Mark Stacey continue their rivalry at Newark Antique Fair, where he buys some kitsch poodles while she chooses a silver piggy
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.9
6:00pm
Eggheads
Season 17 Episode 83/100

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) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.2
6:30pm
Royal Recipes
Weddings
Season 1 Episode 4/15

Michael Buerk and chef Anna Haugh celebrate food served at royal weddings, including an Italian lamb dish created for the nuptials of Queen Victoria's youngest daughter
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
7:00pm
Celebrity Antiques Road Trip
Claire Grogan and Alex Norton
Season 6 Episode 11/20

Singer and actress Claire Grogan and Two Doors Down star Alex Norton join experts Anita Manning and Paul Laidlaw on a quest to find items to sell at an auction in Ayr. The fellow Glaswegians reminisce about childhood trips down the Clyde when they venture out in a boat, while Claire and Paul find out what Stirling Castle would have looked like in the 16th century
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.1
8:00pm
10 Puppies and Us
Season 1 Episode 4/4

First-time homeowners Alex and Pete welcome rescue pup Pippa, who comes with an extreme chewing habit, while the Woolf family bring home cockapoo pup Rosso - and as with all dogs, the first thing to contend with is toilet training. Emma Lowe reveals how she is getting on training young Labrador Hunter as a therapy dog for her son Alfie, who has Down's syndrome, while psychic Delia faces problems when her Leonberger Shiva begins to bite and scratch. There's also a final catch-up with all 10 families to find out if puppy ownership has been worth it. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.1
9:00pm
Top of the Lake
Top of the Lake: China Girl: Birthday
Season 2 Episode 4/6

There is a breakthrough in the case when Robin learns China Girl's identity - and where she lived. Puss causes upset after upstaging Pyke at the school dance, leading to violence during a day at the beach - and revealing to Robin just how dangerous he can be. On the morning of Mary's 18th birthday, his true plans for his girlfriend are revealed, and Robin is the only person she feels she can turn to. Elizabeth Moss stars in the crime drama, with Gwendoline Christie, David Dencik, Ewen Leslie, Alice Englert and Nicole Kidman
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.5
10:00pm
The Mash Report
Season 1 Episode 4/10

Comedian Nish Kumar presents the satirical and surreal take on the week's news, with a team of correspondents keeping viewers up to date with everything that has happened - or not happened - this week
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.1
10:30pm
Newsnight
17/08/2017
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Nick Ferrari
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
11:10pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
11:15pm
No More Boys and Girls: Can Our Kids Go Gender Free?
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Dr Javid Abelmoneim sets out to discover if the differing treatment of young boys and girls is the reason that we are yet to achieve equality between the sexes. Javid embarks on a bold experiment as he subjects a class of primary school pupils from Lanesend in the Isle of Wight to `gender neutral' treatment, removing all of the stereotypical ways that boys and girls are treated differently
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

12:15am
The Sweet Makers
The Sweet Makers: A Victorian Treat
Season 1 Episode 3/3

This time, confectioners Paul, Cynthia, Andy and Diana use original recipes to recreate a Victorian sweet shop, and discover how the quest to satisfy our national sweet tooth transformed Britain. Guided by food historian Dr Annie Gray and social historian Emma Dabiri, the sweet-makers head to Blists Hill, Shropshire, to experience first-hand the life of confectioners in late 19th and early 20th century England. The team recreate a range of Victorian treats to stock their sweet shop, from jars of boiled sweets to their own version of fruit pastilles, and an enormous Easter egg. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.4
1:15am
10 Puppies and Us
Season 1 Episode 2/4

Documentary following young dogs and their new owners over the course of their all-important first six months together. Telephone psychic Delia is keen on the idea of a big-breed dog to join her in her London flat, so canine behaviourist Louise Glazebrook arranges for her to try before she buys. Cocker spaniel Poppy joins the Vaughan family in leafy Surrey, where she gets the undivided attention of the children. However, three-year-old Isadora is a little too eager to play, even when the pooch wants to rest, and when Poppy bites back, Louise arrives with some advice on puppies and young children
(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

Fri 18 Aug

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
Bargain Hunt
Lewes 04
Season 44 Episode 19/32

Philip Serrell and Nick Hall lend their antiques expertise to two teams in Lewes, East Sussex, as they compete to make a profit at auction. Presented by Anita Manning
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3
7:15am
Heir Hunters
Percival/Walley
Season 11 Episode 14/20

A new lead opens up on a 24-year-old case, while the search for the heirs of a Romford woman reveals a link to the story that inspired that film Made in Dagenham
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.8
8:00am
Gardeners' World
Season 50 Episode 19/31

At Longmeadow, Monty Don plants up a new bed of irises and takes pelargonium cuttings. Nick Bailey brightens up a dull and shady space at the side of a terraced house and gives advice on plants that will thrive. Carol Klein pays the first of two visits to West Yorkshire to meet a couple whose outstanding planting has resulted in a garden full of late summer interest, while Joe Swift takes a look at a sloping and shady town garden to find out how the owner has designed this difficult space. Plus, the Dorset gardener who has created an Italianate idyll, and an in-depth look at the pelargonium. Including Weather
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 7.3
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
18/08/2017
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
18/08/2017
A chance to stay up to date on the day's leading stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.3
1:00pm
Two Tribes
Season 2 Episode 44/60

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: 2.6
1:30pm
Natural World
The Monkey-Eating Eagle of the Orinoco
Season 29 Episode 1/14

Wildlife film-maker Fergus Beeley travels to the remote Orinoco rainforest of Venezuela to follow the progress of an elusive harpy eagle from birth to adulthood. Renowned as one of the most powerful birds of prey in the world, it is able to pluck monkeys from the branches of the jungle canopy
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 9
2:30pm
Film Grand Prix (1966)
An American Formula One driver's career seems to be over when he is blamed for an accident that has left his British rival severely injured. He joins a Japanese team and begins planning his comeback, while also having an affair with the wife of the man he injured. Drama, starring James Garner, Eva Marie Saint, Yves Montand and Toshiro Mifune
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.1
5:15pm
Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
Christina Trevanion v Mark Stacey - Showdown
Season 13 Episode 5/20

The week-long battle between antiques experts Christina Trevanion and Mark Stacey nears its end, but which of the pair will triumph is not yet clear. On the final day, the duo fight it out across four different locations, before racing towards the finish line at the Showdown Auction in Essex
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.9
6:00pm
Eggheads
Season 17 Episode 84/100

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) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.2
6:30pm
Royal Recipes
Garden Parties & Picnics
Season 1 Episode 5/15

Michael Buerk and Paul Ainsworth present dishes that celebrate al fresco dining, cooking food that would have been served at picnics and garden parties, including gaelic steaks. Historian Dr Annie Gray heads to Chiswick house in south-west London - the location for some of the earliest royal garden parties - and reveals just how Queen Victoria made the picnic fashionable. Plus, Michael unearths a recipe for an apple tart from Buckingham palace kitchen maid Mildred Nicholls' notebook, dating back to the early 1900s
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
7:00pm
Celebrity Antiques Road Trip
Nicki Chapman and Jules Hudson
Season 6 Episode 12/20

Nicki Chapman and Jules Hudson embark on the treasure-hunting challenge in Wormsley, Herefordshire, joined by experts Natasha Raskin and Philip Serrell. They head into Wales and Oxfordshire, before finishing in North Finchley, London. Along the way, the ladies meet a clog maker who carves shoes by hand, while the gents head to the Herefordshire Light Infantry Museum to hear about the regiment's involvement at Gallipoli
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.1
8:00pm
Mastermind
Season 15 Episode 3/31

John Humphrys hosts the celebrated quiz as more contenders brave the infamous black chair. The specialist subjects in the first round are actor Clint Eastwood, Agatha Christie's Tommy & Tuppence mysteries, the pop group Duran Duran and one-time queen consort of France and England Eleanor of Aquitaine. As usual, the second round consists of general knowledge questions
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.6
8:30pm
Only Connect
Eco-warriors v Escapologists
Season 13 Episode 4/37

A team of environmentalists takes on a trio who enjoy tackling escape rooms in the quiz testing general knowledge and lateral thinking. The players must make connections between four things that may at first not appear to be linked, with one set of clues consisting of Polonius, Waymar Royce, Reg Cox and Abel. Victoria Coren Mitchell hosts
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.7
9:00pm
Gardeners' World
Season 50 Episode 21/31

Monty Don plans ahead, giving advice on what to sow now to keep the crops coming up to the end of autumn. He also looks ahead to next spring, offering tips on saving money by propagating perennials. Carol Klein visits a viewer with deteriorating eyesight to help sort her confused border and give her recommendations of plants that will be a feast for her senses, Joe Swift takes a close look of the design of a contemporary country garden and Nick Bailey travels to an Essex village to meet a bunch of enthusiastic villagers involved in the revival and preservation of the historic Pemberton rose. Including Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.3
10:00pm
QI
Noodles
Season 14 Episode 12/18

Guests Matt Lucas, Jerry Springer and Cariad Lloyd join regular panellist Alan Davies and host Sandi Toksvig to contemplate the theme `noodles'. As usual, correctness and even intelligence go out of the window in this quiz, in which the questions are so difficult points are awarded for the answers its questionmaster finds most interesting
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.4
10:30pm
Newsnight
18/08/2017
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Nick Ferrari
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
11:00pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
11:05pm
Film In Our Name (2010)
A British soldier tries to fit back into civilian life, but is haunted by her experiences in Iraq - particularly her part in the death of a child. She becomes increasingly paranoid about her daughter's safety, and as he behaviour grows more and more unpredictable, the girl is placed in serious danger. Drama, starring Joanne Froggatt and Mel Raido
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.9
12:30am
Panorama
Plane Drunk - Panorama
Tina Daheley investigates the growing number of British passengers taking flights while inebriated, meeting whistleblowers from the airline industry who reveal just how badly our journeys are being disrupted. With new figures showing a rise in drink-related incidents and arrests, she asks how some airlines are fighting the problem and meets a Majorcan official sick of Brits arriving on her island already drunk
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6.2
1:00am
Normal for Norfolk
Season 2 Episode 2/6

Desmond MacCarthy ponders whether he will be the last of the MacCarthys to make Wiveton Hall their home. Elsewhere on the farm, a crisis in the cafe's water supply prompts Desmond to go looking for an ancient water well, and he and his son Edmund head out on a night shoot hunting for rats
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 8.7
1:30am
Inside the Factory
Pasta
Season 3 Episode 2/6

Gregg Wallace is at the world's largest dried pasta factory in Italy where they produce 150,000 kilometres of spaghetti each day. Meanwhile, Cherry Healey is discovering why the best pasta is made with durum wheat, and Ruth Goodman discovers that the product arrived in Britain much earlier than many would imagine
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.3
2:30am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Sat 19 Aug

6:00am
Coast
Our Holiday Coast
Season 10 Episode 1/6

The desire to escape the daily grind and head off on holiday is something many people crave - but why do so many still make a beeline for the beach? Nick Crane and the rest of the Coast team embark on a quest to find out. He begins by following a centuries-old tourist trail to Margate, revealing that the beach has a biological effect on people's stress levels. Miranda Krestovnikoff experiences a camping safari on Shell Island in north Wales and Ruth Goodman finds out about an explosive episode of pre-war politics that put sleepy St Leonards on the front pages
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.5
7:00am
Film Return of the Bad Men (1948)
A farmer takes in a female gunslinger after she is injured during a bank robbery, and tries to persuade her to give up her life of crime. However, he earns the enmity of her gang, whose number includes such infamous criminals as Billy the Kid, the Dalton brothers and the Sundance Kid. Western, starring Randolph Scott, Anne Jeffreys, Robert Ryan and George `Gabby' Hayes
(Subtitles) (Black & White)

Rating: 9.5
8:30am
Film Great Day in the Morning (1956)
A notorious gunfighter with a penchant for gambling arrives in Denver, where he tries to remain neutral in the tense period immediately before the Civil War - but a battle over gold is soon causing problems for him. Western, starring Robert Stack, Virginia Mayo, Ruth Roman and Raymond Burr
(Subtitles)

10:00am
Homes Under the Hammer
Season 20 Episode 29/60

Martin Roberts catches up on work on a former church in Preston-on-the-Hill in Cheshire, while Lucy Alexander looks at houses in Streatham and Stoney Stratford near Milton Keynes
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.9
11:00am
Down Royal Racing
Ulster Derby Highlights
(Subtitles)

12:00pm
Nigel and Adam's Farm Kitchen
Season 1 Episode 4/4

The duo conclude with a look at heritage foods - the old favourites still on people's shopping lists today, revealing that the way they are cooked and who eats them has changed over the years. They focus on pork which, counting all the different types - from ham to bacon and sausages - makes it the most popular choice of meat in the world. To discover how farmers meet demand, they rear three breeds of pig, and Adam Henson takes the produce to market, with profits going to Children in Need. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.2
1:00pm
Wanted Down Under
Jones Family
Season 10 Episode 18/24

Single mother Paula Jones considers making a fresh start in Australia with her family, and spends a trial week in Adelaide with her son Luke and daughter Kacey
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.7
1:45pm
Film Forbidden Planet (1956)
Space travellers journey to an unexplored world, where another spaceship disappeared without trace 20 years previously. They find the planet inhabited only by mysterious scientist Dr Morbius, his beautiful daughter and their robot servant. However, Morbius doesn't take kindly to intruders entering his domain and it soon becomes clear that sinister forces are at work beneath the planet's idyllic facade. Sci-fi drama loosely based on Shakespeare's The Tempest, starring Walter Pidgeon, Anne Francis, Leslie Nielsen and Warren Stevens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.2
3:20pm
Mastermind
Season 15 Episode 3/31

John Humphrys hosts the celebrated quiz as more contenders brave the infamous black chair. The specialist subjects in the first round are actor Clint Eastwood, Agatha Christie's Tommy & Tuppence mysteries, the pop group Duran Duran and one-time queen consort of France and England Eleanor of Aquitaine. As usual, the second round consists of general knowledge questions
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.6
3:50pm
University Challenge
Season 24 Episode 4/37

The fourth first-round match sees an Oxbridge clash as four students from St Edmund's College, Cambridge, pit their wits against a team from Magdalen College, Oxford, in a bid to reach the second stage. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 9.3
4:20pm
Only Connect
Eco-warriors v Escapologists
Season 13 Episode 4/37

A team of environmentalists takes on a trio who enjoy tackling escape rooms in the quiz testing general knowledge and lateral thinking. The players must make connections between four things that may at first not appear to be linked, with one set of clues consisting of Polonius, Waymar Royce, Reg Cox and Abel. Victoria Coren Mitchell hosts
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 9.7
4:50pm
Gardeners' World
Season 50 Episode 21/31

Monty Don plans ahead, giving advice on what to sow now to keep the crops coming up to the end of autumn. He also looks ahead to next spring, offering tips on saving money by propagating perennials. Carol Klein visits a viewer with deteriorating eyesight to help sort her confused border and give her recommendations of plants that will be a feast for her senses, Joe Swift takes a close look of the design of a contemporary country garden and Nick Bailey travels to an Essex village to meet a bunch of enthusiastic villagers involved in the revival and preservation of the historic Pemberton rose. Including Weather
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.3
5:50pm
The Big Family Cooking Showdown
Season 1 Episode 1/12

New series. Competitive food show, presented by Zoe Ball and Nadiya Hussain, in which two families face a series of challenges based on the realities of everyday meals, cooking up their favourite dishes both in the studio and in their own homes. At the end of each show, judges Giorgio Locatelli and Rosemary Shrager will decide which family make it through to the next round, beginning with the Marks from west London up against the Charles family from Yorkshire
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5
6:50pm
Proms Extra
Season 5 Episode 5/7

Baritone singer Roderick Williams and composer Hannah Kendall join host Katie Derham in the studio. Tonight, she revisits Rachmaninov's Symphony No 2 in E minor, which the Scottish Symphony Orchestra performed as part of Prom 37 last Sunday, and the Aurora Orchestra's rendition of Beethoven's Eroica from Prom 10. Also featured is Prom 41's Passages, by Ravi Shankar and Philip Glass, performed by the Britten Sinfonia and Karen Kamensek alongside Shankar's daughter, the sitar virtuoso Anoushka Shankar
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.9
7:30pm
Welcome to Edinburgh
Kirsty Wark celebrates the best of this year's Edinburgh Festival, which is now in its 70th year, by investigating how the idealism and bravura of the original 1947 event lives on today. She meets renowned sitar player Anoushka Shankar, who speaks about how her latest album is a personal response to the international refugee crisis, and attends the world premiere of Adam and Eve, a National Theatre of Scotland production that tells two extraordinary transgender stories
(Subtitles)

8:00pm
Iolo's Great Welsh Parks
Margam Country Park
Season 3 Episode 2/4

Naturalist Iolo Williams explores Margam Country Park on the outskirts of Port Talbot. Once owned by one of the richest families in south Wales, it features parkland, lakes and mature woodland with three species of deer, 11 species of bats, and other hidden gems
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.3
8:30pm
Dad's Army
Sergeant, Save My Boy!
Season 4 Episode 4/14

Captain Mainwaring devises a cunning new way of foiling Hitler's invasion plans - but it results in Pike getting tangled up in barbed wire on the beach in the middle of a minefield during manoeuvres. Comedy first aired in 1970, starring Arthur Lowe, Ian Lavender and John Le Mesurier
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 9.3
9:00pm
Film The Lady in the Van (2015)
The true story of writer Alan Bennett's friendship with an eccentric homeless woman, whom he befriended in the 1970s before allowing her to park her dilapidated Bedford van outside his Camden home, where she ended up staying for 15 years. Comedy-drama, starring Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Roger Allam and Jim Broadbent
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8
10:40pm
Being Alan Bennett
The author and playwright grants cameras access to key moments of his 75th year, revealing the many apparent contradictions in his personality. He performs civic functions, including the opening of a new doctors' surgery, speaks to a meeting of the WI in his home village, and prepares for the launch of his new play, The Habit of Art, which muses on the legacy of great men with his usual warmth and wit
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.5
11:40pm
Film The History Boys (2006)
Eight unruly grammar school boys preparing to take their Oxbridge entrance exams are exposed to the contrasting teaching styles of two very different schoolmasters - the intellectually enthusiastic Hector, who seeks to instil a love of knowledge for its own sake, and the more cynical new arrival Irwin, who intends to equip them with the specific information they need to get ahead. Comedy drama adapted from Alan Bennett's play, with Richard Griffiths, Stephen Campbell Moore and Frances de la Tour
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
1:30am
Film Henry V (1989)
The English king leads his armies into war to reclaim control of France - culminating in a pivotal confrontation with much larger enemy forces on the fields of Agincourt. Adaptation of Shakespeare's historical play, directed by and starring Kenneth Branagh. With Derek Jacobi, Brian Blessed, Emma Thompson, Ian Holm, Robert Stephens and a young Christian Bale
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.5
3:40am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Sun 20 Aug

6:15am
The Instant Gardener
Season 2 Episode 8/15

Helen Skelton and garden designer Danny Clarke help an urban community farm in Southampton create a sheltered seating area, with a fire-pit for marshmallow toasting
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.4
7:00am
Garden Rescue
Faversham
Season 1 Episode 13/20

Charlie Dimmock and the Rich Brothers head to Faversham, where they compete to restore a garden to its former glory after it was washed away in a landslide
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.2
7:45am
Gardeners' World
Season 50 Episode 21/31

Monty Don plans ahead, giving advice on what to sow now to keep the crops coming up to the end of autumn. He also looks ahead to next spring, offering tips on saving money by propagating perennials. Carol Klein visits a viewer with deteriorating eyesight to help sort her confused border and give her recommendations of plants that will be a feast for her senses, Joe Swift takes a close look of the design of a contemporary country garden and Nick Bailey travels to an Essex village to meet a bunch of enthusiastic villagers involved in the revival and preservation of the historic Pemberton rose. Including Weather
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.3
8:45am
The Beechgrove Garden
Season 39 Episode 18/26

Carole Baxter and George Anderson taste the super-sweet tomatoes and thin-skinned cucumbers in the tender vegetable polytunnel, and Jim McColl finds out about an apprentice scheme for young gardeners at Glasgow Botanic Gardens. George travels 200 miles by sea from Beechgrove to Lea Garden on Shetland, where Rosa Steppanova has gathered an astounding display of plants from around the world
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
9:15am
Countryfile
Dartmoor
Anita Rani and Sean Fletcher present an episode exploring Dartmoor. Anita takes a trip along a trail that connects local artists and crafts people, meeting a blacksmith and learning to spin wool using traditional methods, while Sean investigates how unwanted Dartmoor pony foals that would normally be culled at birth can instead be used in therapy for people with learning difficulties
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.7
10:15am
Saturday Kitchen Best Bites
Season 2 Episode 52/

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

Rating: 6.5
11:45am
Lorraine's Fast, Fresh and Easy Food
Feel Good Food
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Lorraine Pascale demonstrates how to make more quick and easy meals from scratch, turning her attention to dishes that satisfy cravings and lighten the mood. Among her creations are meals designed for a quiet night in with friends, as well as food for people eating alone
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.1
12:15pm
MOTD2 Extra
Mark Chapman is joined by Charlie Adam and Alex Scott to discuss yesterday's Premier League fixtures and preview this afternoon's matches
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.8
1:00pm
The Hairy Bikers' Pubs That Built Britain
Yorkshire
Season 1 Episode 1/15

Si King and Dave Myers unearth hundreds of years of fascinating history hidden in Britain's public houses, beginning in Yorkshire. They visit an establishment believed to have been drunk dry by troops the night before the Battle of Marston Moor during the English Civil War, while in York they learn about a pub that once doubled up as a hospital and has a gruesome history
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.4
1:30pm
Live Athletics
Athletics: Birmingham Grand Prix: 2017 Diamond League
Gabby Logan presents live coverage of the opening stages of the ninth round of the Diamond League season, which takes place at Alexander Stadium in Birmingham. Among the events scheduled to take place are the women's 100m heats and 800m, plus the men's high jump. Coverage continues on BBC One
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.6
2:50pm
Flog It!
Wellington 5
Season 10 Episode 3/31

The programme heads to Wellington College, Berkshire, which Paul Martin discovers was built as a tribute to a famous British general. Elizabeth Talbot finds a collection of 17 Beatrix Potter animals among the antiques brought for evaluation, while Philip Serrell admires a silver tea set
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.5
3:45pm
Britain's Ancient Capital: Secrets of Orkney
Season 1 Episode 3/3

Andy Torbet dives below the waves in search of the inspiration for the first stone circle, while Chris Packham and Neil Oliver spend the night on an abandoned island as they hunt for clues as to why cultures change. Meanwhile, Shini Somara tests the technology behind a bronze age sauna and the archaeologists uncover a remarkable find. Last in the series
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.8
4:45pm
Equestrian
2017 European Eventing Championship
The European Eventing Championship. Highlights from the final day of the competition at the Stragona Equestrian Centre in Strzegom, Poland, featuring the show jumping discipline
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.8
6:50pm
Tribes, Predators & Me
Anaconda People of the Amazon
Season 1 Episode 1/3

New series. Gordon Buchanan travels to remote regions on three continents to learn how tribal cultures hunt and live alongside dangerous animals, beginning his journey in Ecuador, where he meets a family from the Waorani tribe. They venture into the Amazon Jungle, where the Waorani hunt monkeys and wild pigs using blowpipes and sharpened sticks, and try to trap an anaconda, an animal of great spiritual significance
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.6
7:50pm
Dragons' Den
Meet the New Dragons
An introduction to Dragons' Den's new panellists, Tej Lalvani, CEO of vitamins company Vitabiotics, and Jenny Campbell, founder of ATM provider YourCash Europe Ltd. Featuring contributions from returning dragons Touker Suleyman, Peter Jones and Deborah Meaden
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.4
8:00pm
Dragons' Den
Season 15 Episode 1/14

New series. Evan Davis hosts the business ideas challenge, which sees vitamin company CEO Tej Lalvani and cash machine tycoon Jenny Campbell joining returning Dragons Deborah Meaden, Peter Jones and Touker Suleyman to cast an eye over more money-making schemes - with the largest investments in the show's history up for grabs. The first batch of entrepreneurs braving the den present their ideas for an allergy-friendly food range, astroturf for schools and youth centres, and a voucher code website that could revolutionise online shopping
(New Series) (Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.4
9:00pm
Astronauts: Do You Have What It Takes?
Season 1 Episode 1/6

New series. A group of 12 people compete against each other through six weeks of astronaut training, with the winner receiving support in pursuing a career with a space agency. Former astronaut Chris Hadfield, medical researcher Dr Kevin Fong and psychologist Dr Iya Whiteley oversee the challenges, and can eliminate contenders from the show at any time. In the first episode, they must learn to hover a helicopter
(New Series) (Subtitles) (Audio Described)

10:00pm
Ill Behaviour
Season 1 Episode 1/

New series. Comedy about a man who reconnects with his old school friends in the wake of his divorce. When he learns that one of them has been diagnosed with cancer and refuses to undergo chemotherapy, he resorts to holding him hostage to force him to accept the treatment. When he meets a doctor on his first post-break-up date, he decides to recruit her as a live-in physician. Starring Chris Geere and Tom Riley
(New Series) (Subtitles) (Audio Described)

11:00pm
Film The Hunter (2011)
A mercenary is hired by a mysterious company to investigate sightings of the supposedly extinct Tasmanian tiger, and kill one of the animals so tissue and organ samples can be taken. The normally solitary hunter forms an attachment to the family that takes him in, which poses unforeseen dangers. Drama, starring Willem Dafoe, Frances O'Connor and Sam Neill
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.7
12:35am
Film Tommy (1975)
A teenager is struck deaf, mute and blind by a childhood trauma. He finds self-expression through pinball, proving his worth by beating a master of the game. However, the pressures of fame take their toll on the youngster, who becomes the focus of a religious cult. Ken Russell's rock opera based on the Who's album, starring Roger Daltrey, Oliver Reed, Ann-Margret, Robert Powell, Jack Nicholson, Tina Turner and Keith Moon
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.7
2:10am
Countryfile
Dartmoor
Anita Rani and Sean Fletcher present an episode exploring Dartmoor. Anita takes a trip along a trail that connects local artists and crafts people, meeting a blacksmith and learning to spin wool using traditional methods, while Sean investigates how unwanted Dartmoor pony foals that would normally be culled at birth can instead be used in therapy for people with learning difficulties
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6.7
3:10am
Holby City
Calm Before the Storm
Season 19 Episode 45/52

Guy requests Oliver's help with a patient, hoping to foster support for a new research proposal. Sacha's rabbi is taken seriously ill, prompting a final reckoning over his belief in God. Meanwhile, Nina questions Matteo's feelings for her after they return from a not-so-romantic weekend away
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.4
4:10am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Mon 21 Aug

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
Southall/Howard
Season 11 Episode 15/20

Probate detectives discover a surprise connection to gun-making in Birmingham, while searching for the beneficiaries to a £100,000 estate. The case of a west London man with Indian ancestry, proves a major challenge for the team
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.8
7:15am
Bargain Hunt
Peterborough 30
Season 47 Episode 30/32

Ben Cooper and Gary Pe help the contestants seek out items of value in Peterborough to sell for profit at auction. Presenter Natasha Raskin Sharp also visits the town's lido and hears about strongman Walter Cornelius, a local legend
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3
8:00am
Super Small Animals
Patrick Aryee investigates the world of miniature creatures, from a primate no bigger than a mouse to a chameleon that can fit on a human fingertip, finding out what makes them some of the most successful animals on the planet. He reveals how the smallest armadillo manages to control its temperature in the searing desert sun, and meets a scientist who studies how really tiny spiders have a surprising trick that enables them to travel an incredible 40 miles a day using almost no energy
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.3
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
21/08/2017
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
21/08/2017
A chance to stay up to date on the day's leading stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.3
1:00pm
Two Tribes
Season 2 Episode 37/60

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: 2.6
1:30pm
Film The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists! (2012)
The bungling leader of a band of inept buccaneers is determined to prove his worth to his rivals and win the coveted Pirate of the Year award. An encounter with the naturalist Charles Darwin gives him the chance to pull off a daring crime - if he can survive coming face to face with the pirate-hating Queen Victoria. Animated comedy, with the voices of Hugh Grant, Martin Freeman, Imelda Staunton and David Tennant
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.1
2:55pm
The Hairy Bikers' Pubs That Built Britain
The Lake District
Season 1 Episode 2/15

Dave takes Si on a pub tour of the Lake District, following in the footsteps of the poets Wordsworth and Coleridge. They sample negus, a wine-based drink from the late 1800s, and take part in a traditional pub competition to find out who is `The Biggest Liar'
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.4
3:25pm
Coast Australia
The Kimberley
Season 1 Episode 1/8

Historian and archaeologist Neil Oliver leading a local team of presenters to explore Australia's spectacular coastline, its people, their history, and the many natural wonders. The first episode focuses on the Kimberley region of Western Australia, with Tim Flannery walking in primeval tracks along the `Dinosaur Coast'. Neil finding out about the delicate science of pearl cultivation and Xanthe Mallett visiting a unique maritime war grave. Brendan Moar learns the art of indigenous raft-making and Emma Johnston investigates the lush, protected habitat of migratory shorebirds
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.7
4:15pm
Planet Earth
From Pole to Pole
Season 1 Episode 1/11

Series exploring Earth's natural history and the factors that have affected it. The programme also examines mankind's dependence on the elements, and how animals' lives are governed by the seasons, as a polar bear prepares its cubs for a long journey to avoid becoming stranded on floating glaciers. Narrated by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.1
5:15pm
Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
Eric Knowles v Danny Sebastian: UK Antiques Fair
Season 13 Episode 6/20

Eric Knowles takes on Danny Sebastian at an antiques fair in Nottinghamshire, with the two taking very different approaches to buying and selling
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.9
6:00pm
Eggheads
Season 17 Episode 85/100

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) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.2
6:30pm
Royal Recipes
Royal Consorts
Season 1 Episode 6/15

Food inspired by royal consorts, including a favourite dish of Princess Diana, a chocolate souffle said to be enjoyed by Prince Philip and a first course named after Prince Albert
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
7:00pm
Royal Cousins at War
Into the Abyss
Season 1 Episode 2/2

Part two of two. The documentary examines the key role played by royalty in smoothing the path to the Anglo-Russian entente of 1907, and the part played by the Kaiser's erratic, unstable personality in the growing isolation of Germany in the years leading up to 1914. The film also explores the roles played by the German, British and Russian monarchs in the months leading up to the outbreak of the First World War and tells the story of George V's refusal to grant his cousin Nicholas II asylum in England following the Russian Revolution of 1917
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.2
8:00pm
University Challenge
Season 24 Episode 5/37

In the fifth of the academic quiz's first-round matches, four students from the University of York pit their wits against a team from the University of Warwick in a bid to reach the second stage of the competition. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.3
8:30pm
Nadiya's British Food Adventure
Scotland
Season 1 Episode 6/8

Nadiya Hussain takes a culinary road trip through Scotland, joining professional forager Gary Goldie at Airds Bay in Argyll and Bute to pick hogweed and sea arrowgrass to use as flavourings for a wild curry. She then heads to the Cairngorms National Park to visits the Blair Atholl watermill run by baker Rami Cohen, grinding her own flour to bake Indian five-spice soda bread, served with a red lentil dish. Back in her kitchen, Nadiya creates a vegetarian haggis tarte Tatin
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.4
9:00pm
Dangerous Borders: A Journey Across India & Pakistan
Season 1 Episode 2/3

Adnan Sarwar and Babita Sharma's second leg of their epic journey along the volatile border that divides India and Pakistan takes them through the Punjab provinces of both nations. Adnan begins at the Quaid-E-Azam Solar Park, an energy farm covering 6,500 acres and part of a £35 billion investment programme in Pakistan by the Chinese, whose government India has a fractious relationship. Babita visits the city of Chandigarh, where graffiti artist Sarwan shares his bleak view of the continuing animosity between the two countries
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7
10:00pm
Normal for Norfolk
Season 2 Episode 5/6

Christmas is approaching at Wiveton Hall and Desmond MacCarthy is in a sociable mood, hosting a pheasant shoot for his old friends. The hall and cottages are decorated with Christmas trees and Desmond organises an end of the year party for his staff, where cockerel korma vol-au-vents are on the menu
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 8.7
10:30pm
Newsnight
21/08/2017
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Kirsty Wark
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
11:10pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
11:15pm
Astronauts: Do You Have What It Takes?
Season 1 Episode 1/6

New series. A group of 12 people compete against each other through six weeks of astronaut training, with the winner receiving support in pursuing a career with a space agency. Former astronaut Chris Hadfield, medical researcher Dr Kevin Fong and psychologist Dr Iya Whiteley oversee the challenges, and can eliminate contenders from the show at any time. In the first episode, they must learn to hover a helicopter
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

12:15am
Billy Connolly: Portrait of a Lifetime
A programme celebrating Billy Connolly's 75th birthday and 50 years in the business, as three Scottish artists, John Byrne, Jack Vettriano and Rachel Maclean, each create a new portrait of the comedian and actor. As he sits with each artist, Billy talks about his remarkable career which has taken him from musician and stand-up to Hollywood star and national treasure
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 2.9
1:15am
Going Back, Giving Back
Season 2 Episode 1/5

Aled Jones returns with the programme in which people use their own experiences to help others, beginning with one of the original Calendar Girls meeting a young widow
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 8
2:00am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9

Tue 22 Aug

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
Cole/De la Salle
Season 11 Episode 16/20

There is a twist in the tale as the detectives search for relatives of a south London woman, while another case uncovers the story of a man who led a double life
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.8
7:15am
Bargain Hunt
Topsham 32
Season 47 Episode 31/32

Natasha Raskin oversees proceedings from Topsham in Devon, where experts Danny Sebastian and Gary Pe provide assistance to two teams looking for items to sell at auction
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3
8:00am
The Farmers' Country Showdown
Sheepdogs
Season 1 Episode 3/5

Sheepdog trainers and farmers Shirley from Lancashire and John from Yorkshire compete alongside man's best friend in the Nidderdale Agricultural Show's Sheepdog Trials
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6.5
8:30am
Great British Menu
Wales Starter
Season 12 Episode 26/45

The entrants representing Wales prepare starters, with returning chef Phil Carmichael taking on newcomers Paul Croasdale and Nick Brodie. The three chefs all create complex dishes, with both Paul and Phil championing the tomato, while Nick hopes his rabbit and carrot dish will give him the edge over the other two
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
22/08/2017
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
22/08/2017
A chance to stay up to date on the day's leading stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.3
1:00pm
The Super League Show
Tanya Arnold introduces action from the latest matches in the Super League Super 8s and Qualifiers, including Castleford Tigers v Wakefield Trinity, and Leeds Rhinos v St Helens
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7
1:45pm
Film The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012)
A couple bury a box containing their wishes for the perfect child they are unable to have. Soon afterwards, a mysterious boy with leaves growing from his feet shows up on their doorstep, claiming to be their son. The strange youngster soon transforms the lives of not only his parents, but their whole community. Fantasy, starring Jennifer Garner and Joel Edgerton
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.5
3:25pm
Coast Australia
Sydney
Season 1 Episode 2/8

The team explores Sydney, with Neil Oliver discovering how close the city came to being captured in the Second World War. Xanthe Mallett learns about ingenious colonial DIY techniques for making building-mortar out of oyster shells, and Tim Flannery reveals the geological secrets of the vast and sprawling harbour. Brendan Moar examines the Sydney Harbour Bridge, while Emma Johnston hunts for tropical fish in the temperate and diverse water
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.7
4:15pm
Planet Earth
Mountains
Season 1 Episode 2/11

The nature series looks at the animals that live on some of the world's highest mountains. Cameras show gelada baboons screaming to frighten off predators in Ethiopia, demoiselle cranes struggling to migrate over the Himalayas, snow leopards hunting on the peaks of Pakistan and a wild giant panda nursing a baby in a hillside cave. Presented by David Attenborough
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.1
5:15pm
Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
Season 13 Episode 7/20

Danny Sebastian takes on Eric Knowles at a car boot sale in Essex, where questionable bric-a-brac and bad weather are the order of the day
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.9
6:00pm
Eggheads
Season 17 Episode 86/100

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) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.2
6:30pm
Royal Recipes
Afternoon Tea
Season 1 Episode 7/15

Michael Buerk and Paul Ainsworth look at food created for traditional afternoon tea, starting with a twist on a royal favourite of battenburg, before trying a recipe for bath buns
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.3
7:00pm
Celebrity Antiques Road Trip
Jimmy Osmond and Tony Christie
Season 6 Episode 13/20

Pop stars Jimmy Osmond and Tony Christie embark on the cross-country treasure-hunting challenge, joined by experts Catherine Southon and Margie Cooper. The pair hunt for bargains in the Leicestershire town of Loughborough before they head to auction in the Staffordshire city of Stoke-on-Trent
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.1
8:00pm
The Big Family Cooking Showdown
Season 1 Episode 2/12

As Zoe Ball and Nadiya Hussain's culinary competition continues, the Karim family from west London go up against the Dawes from Hampshire. Aunt Zakila is queen of the kitchen in the Karim's household, but will her spice mix leave the judges wanting more when they visit the family at home? Ellie Dawes and her scientist boyfriend Sam share a passion for food, but it remains to be seen whether their bold use of ingredients will be a step too far for the judges
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5
9:00pm
India's Partition: The Forgotten Story
Film director Gurinder Chadha explores the events surrounding the Partition of India in 1947, which saw the creation of the new nation of Pakistan and led to violence, disruption and death. Gurinder crosses India, meeting people whose lives were torn apart by the division and talking to historians to find out the motivations behind the split
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

10:00pm
Quacks
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Caroline lands an invitation to meet her hero, Charles Dickens, and William finds himself in an awkward position when he exaggerates how much of a fan he is. Meanwhile, John takes an orphan under his wing, and Robert crosses paths with an uppity young volunteer called Florence Nightingale
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.1
10:30pm
Newsnight
22/08/2017
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Kirsty Wark
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.2
11:10pm
Weather
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.9
11:15pm
The Mash Report
Season 1 Episode 4/10

Comedian Nish Kumar presents the satirical and surreal take on the week's news, with a team of correspondents keeping viewers up to date with everything that has happened - or not happened - this week
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 2.1
11:45pm
Dangerous Borders: A Journey Across India & Pakistan
Season 1 Episode 2/3

Adnan Sarwar and Babita Sharma's second leg of their epic journey along the volatile border that divides India and Pakistan takes them through the Punjab provinces of both nations. Adnan begins at the Quaid-E-Azam Solar Park, an energy farm covering 6,500 acres and part of a £35 billion investment programme in Pakistan by the Chinese, whose government India has a fractious relationship. Babita visits the city of Chandigarh, where graffiti artist Sarwan shares his bleak view of the continuing animosity between the two countries
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7
12:45am
My Family, Partition and Me: India 1947
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Anita Rani examines the stories of four British families, one Muslim, one Hindu, one Colonial and her own Sikh one, who lived in India at the time of Partition in 1947, when the country was divided and created the new nation of Pakistan. They travel for the first time to the homes in Pakistan, India and Bangladesh that their relatives fled in terror, meeting long-lost family friends, and neighbours of other religions who shielded their families at huge personal risk
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 4.9
1:45am
Going Back, Giving Back
Tsunami
Season 2 Episode 2/5

Two siblings whose parents died in the Boxing Day tsunami of 2004 try to help two teenage brothers who lost their mum and brother. Aled Jones presents
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 8
2:30am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9