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Tue 12 Dec

6:00am
Teleshopping
A chance to buy goods from the comfort of home

9:00am
Animal Fight Club
Coyotes, Crabs & Eagles
Season 2 Episode 4/6

A coyote pack fights over a bison carcass, a bald eagle is involved in aerial combat and two giant salamanders get into a brawl when one tries to steal the other's brood

10:00am
Police Interceptors
Season 11 Episode 7/12

Ian Stapley pursues a trail of sparks left by a car thief with a burst front tyre, while Jacko heads up the firearms team as they look for two men seen in possession of a sawn-off shotgun. Shadow the police dog nearly takes a bite of a barricaded burglar and Kev Salter deals with a heroin user who hides her stash in a hard-to-reach place

11:00am
Police Interceptors
Season 11 Episode 8/12

Officers have to bring a suspicious car to an abrupt halt, leading to a bumper haul of drugs, while a quad biker evades Jacko before apparently having a change of heart. Danger seems to be around every corner for Jimmy as he deals with separate reports of shotgun and machete offences

12:00pm
Knight Rider
Not a Drop to Drink
Season 1 Episode 7/22

Michael helps beleaguered ranchers take on the authority to prove they own the water rights of their valley home. David Hasselhoff stars

1:00pm
Film Distant Drums (1951)
An army officer mounts a daring raid through the treacherous Florida swamplands. His mission is to take on a group of marauding Seminole rebels, as well as the gun runners who have been supplying them with weapons, and rescue a group of settlers who have been taken hostage by the tribe. Western, starring Gary Cooper, Mari Aldon, Richard Webb, Ray Teal and Arthur Hunnicutt

3:00pm
Film A Man Alone (1955)
A gunman stumbles across the bodies of passengers murdered in a stagecoach robbery. Riding to the nearest town to report the crime, he finds himself accused of the killings and faces a battle to prove his innocence. Western, directed by and starring Ray Milland, with Raymond Burr, Lee Van Cleef, Mary Murphy and Ward Bond

5:00pm
Knight Rider
A Plush Ride
Season 1 Episode 12/22

Michael is assigned to expose a political assassin threatening security at a Third World peace conference. David Hasselhoff stars

6:00pm
Police Interceptors
Season 12 Episode 6/12

Tim and Tom team up with Merseyside police to carry out a raid on a house in Liverpool, Jim wrestles with an aggressive driver, and officers armed with Tasers respond to an alleged assault with a meat cleaver. Plus, Dicko is called upon when a young man is stabbed in a street brawl
(Subtitles)

7:00pm
Police Interceptors
Season 12 Episode 7/12

Dog handler Bob hunts down a suspected knifeman, while interceptors Jon and Chris are on the trail of some suspected armed robbers. Meanwhile, Sergeant John wrestles with a drunken reveller, and a tattoo provides a clue that leads Jim to a major drugs bust
(Subtitles)

8:00pm
World's Craziest Police Pursuits
Season 1 Episode 2/4

Unusual police chases, with footage of officers risking life and limb to bring criminals to justice. Plus, a teenager hijacks a 40-tonne dumper truck, a notorious drink-driver takes to the road and a fireball travelling at 80mph is pursued

9:00pm
Caught in the Act
Caught in the Act: Shoplifter Showdown

10:00pm
The X-Files
Darkness Falls
Season 1 Episode 20/24

Mulder and Scully investigate the disappearance of some loggers in a forest, and find one of the missing men encased in a giant cocoon. They discover the felling of an ancient tree has unleashed a voracious swarm of prehistoric insects. The bugs can only attack in pitch darkness, but as the agents take cover in a cabin, they find they have little fuel to keep the lights running
(Audio Described)

11:00pm
Film Highlander (1986)
A 16th-century Scottish clansman discovers he is one of a race of immortal warriors who can only be killed by beheading, and who are destined to fight to the death until just one survives. Centuries later in modern-day New York, he prepares for a final showdown with his deadliest enemy. Fantasy action adventure, starring Christopher Lambert, Sean Connery, Clancy Brown and Roxanne Hart. Featuring a soundtrack by Queen

12:00am
Access
Showbiz news and gossip

12:05am
Film Highlander (1986)
A 16th-century Scottish clansman discovers he is one of a race of immortal warriors who can only be killed by beheading, and who are destined to fight to the death until just one survives. Centuries later in modern-day New York, he prepares for a final showdown with his deadliest enemy. Fantasy action adventure, starring Christopher Lambert, Sean Connery, Clancy Brown and Roxanne Hart. Featuring a soundtrack by Queen

1:20am
19-2
Lovers
Season 1 Episode 7/10

Nick and Ben pull over an erratic driver while on patrol, only to discover the man behind the wheel is a major public figure who could make trouble for their precinct

2:20am
The Secret Life of Pets
Season 1 Episode 6/8

This episode examines the fact that no matter how domesticated some animals are, there will always be something fundamentally wild about them. Six-week-old kittens begin to show their predatory nature as they learn to stalk, pounce and playfight with their siblings, footage from hidden cameras reveals a surprisingly wolf-like characteristic in a pampered Pomeranian and finally, and a feuding pair of rabbits are taken to a counsellor to see if they can learn to get along

2:50am
Access
Showbiz news and gossip

3:00am
Teleshopping
A chance to buy goods from the comfort of home

Wed 13 Dec

6:00am
Teleshopping
A chance to buy goods from the comfort of home

9:00am
Access
Showbiz news and gossip

9:10am
Animal Fight Club
Warthogs, Hippos and Badgers
Season 2 Episode 5/6

A badger makes a failed attempt to feed its cubs, and a male hippo defends its family to the death. Plus, two wild turkeys make use of razor-sharp spurs in a deadly fight

10:10am
Police Interceptors
Season 11 Episode 9/12

Kev Salter takes drastic action to stop a vehicle he suspects has class-A drugs on board, while a nasty street fight leads to a Taser being drawn. Mark Shepherd has his work cut out when a late-night pursuit heads off-road, and the arrest of a wanted man leads to drugs and a lethal weapon being discovered
(Subtitles)

11:10am
Police Interceptors
Police Interceptors: Deadly Pursuits 2
Season 11 Episode 12/12

A reckless car thief seems intent on causing carnage, while the pursuit of an unlicensed driver through a housing estate has grave consequences. Inspector Ed Turner turns up more than he bargains for when the pursuit of a suspected heroin user takes a turn for the worse, and elsewhere officers face one of the biggest challenges of their careers when a stolen JCB goes on the rampage

12:10pm
Knight Rider
No Big Thing
Season 1 Episode 8/22

Devon is arrested in a small town and thrown in jail, where he witnesses the murder of a prisoner by the cops. The local sheriff is determined to cover the crime up, so Michael sets out to expose the truth

1:20pm
Film Along Came Jones (1945)
Two happy-go-lucky cowboys ride into a small town, where they are mistaken for killers by the local folk. Comedy Western, starring Gary Cooper, William Demarest, Loretta Young and Dan Duryea
(Black & White)

3:10pm
Film King of Texas (2002)
An ageing cattle baron chooses to divide up his empire between his three daughters. His actions set in motion a deadly feud between the sisters that threatens to destroy the business the old man has worked his whole life to build. Western inspired by Shakespeare's King Lear, starring Patrick Stewart, Marcia Gay Harden, Roy Scheider and Lauren Holly

5:00pm
Knight Rider
Forget Me Not
Season 1 Episode 13/22

The president of a Latin American country is in danger after the key witness to his assassination attempt suffers amnesia. David Hasselhoff stars

6:00pm
Police Interceptors
Season 7 Episode 1/10

Members of the operational support unit of Lincolnshire's Roads Policing Unit smash through a bedroom window in a drugs raid, a speeding driver is clocked at over 140mph, and friendships are pushed to the limit when amphetamines are found in a car. Plus, vehicle thieves try - and fail - to outpace the interceptors, and an officer gets help from a very unexpected source

7:00pm
Nightmare Tenants, Slum Landlords
Revisit 4
Season 3 Episode 16/16

People featured in previous episodes, including an Essex landlady who wondered why her tenant had stopped paying rent - only to discover that the woman was in prison for GBH and that her ex-boyfriend had moved into the flat. Plus, a music entrepreneur who took his tenant to court after receiving no rent for seven months
(Subtitles)

8:00pm
Weather Terror: Brits in Peril
Weather Terror: No Escape
Season 1 Episode 3/6

The story of a British couple who faced a harrowing ordeal when torrential rains struck during their trip of a lifetime to the ancient Peruvian city of Machu Picchu. As the bad weather intensified, deadly landslides cut the city off from the rest of the world, and the two tourists were forced to cross a raging river via a dilapidated bridge as they made their way to safety. In Mongolia, a budding Welsh explorer fights off potentially lethal heatstroke as he attempts to become the first person to cross the Gobi desert alone and on foot, and the crew of a 70ft racing yacht are stranded in the Pacific when their vessel is flipped onto its side and pinned down by a waterspout. Plus, the accounts of a music-lover who found himself in the path of Hurricane Sandy during a trip to Cuba, and the 4,000 people who were trapped in an Alpine village about to be hit by the most devastating avalanche to hit the Alps in a century

9:00pm
Film Bait (2012)
An Australian coastal town is hit by a tsunami, and the customers and staff of a supermarket are trapped when the building floods. However, they soon have bigger problems to deal with as ferocious tiger sharks make the store their new hunting ground. Thriller, starring Xavier Samuel, Sharni Vinson and Julian McMahon

11:00pm
Spartacus
Spartacus: Blood and Sand: Shadow Games
Season 1 Episode 5/13

Sworn enemies Spartacus and Crixus are faced with fighting as a team when they are put up against Theokoles in a bid to gain patronage from Magistrate Calavius. Only Doctore has survived an encounter with the so-called Shadow of Death, and the two warriors must set aside their differences to survive

12:05am
The X-Files
Tooms
Season 1 Episode 21/24

Murderous mutant Eugene Victor Tooms, whom Mulder and Scully prevented from completing a killing spree, is released from prison due to a lack of evidence. The agents follow his every move, knowing he must claim one more victim before going into hibernation for 30 years. An assistant director of the FBI calls Mulder and Scully's investigations into the paranormal into question

1:05am
Wynonna Earp
Gone As a Girl Can Get
Season 2 Episode 11/12

Companions become enemies after a wish goes awry, and Wynonna must continue to reconcile her respective sisterly, motherly and romantic commitments

2:05am
Helix
Mother
Season 2 Episode 10/13

Kyle's life hangs in the balance so Soren decides to take him to the Bleeding Tree, while Anne offers to share with Peter the real truth about the missing Mother root

3:00am
Teleshopping
A chance to buy goods from the comfort of home

Thu 14 Dec

6:00am
Teleshopping
A chance to buy goods from the comfort of home

9:00am
Access
Showbiz news and gossip

9:05am
The Secret Life of Pets
Season 1 Episode 8/8

The puppies, kittens and piglets featured in previous programmes are now ready to go to the homes of their new owners. Cameras capture them settling into their fresh environments, and also record a horse that has become so familiar to its home that it has found a means of escape

9:35am
Animal Fight Club
Wolverines, Hornets and Koalas
Season 2 Episode 6/6

Saltwater crocodiles battle for the bathing rights to a river, a colony of giant Japanese hornets eat their own queen alive and two lion brothers stage a hostile takeover

10:35am
Police Interceptors
Police Interceptors: Drugs Bust
Season 11 Episode 11/12

Ortis Deley follows officers from Cleveland and Durham's specialist unit as they embark on a series of operations targeting crimes connected to narcotics. From chasing down people driving under the influence of drugs to raiding cannabis factories, Sgt Kevin Salter and his crew take on the drug game's key players in the north-east of England. Showcasing all the action of one eventful night, Ortis is in the thick of it as the interceptors ultimately seize more than £500,000 of contraband

11:35am
Police Interceptors
Season 12 Episode 1/12

The return of the documentary following the work of a high-speed police interception unit, this time riding along with officers of Cheshire's elite crime-fighting team, whose patch is one of the UK's most affluent areas. In the first edition, Tom tries to stop a suspected petrol thief who is not willing to pull over, Bucko and Chris meet a mouthy driver who refuses to come quietly, Mike helps to carry out a textbook tactical pursuit and containment, and Jim deals with a drunk, foul-mouthed racist who has bladder-control issues

12:35pm
Knight Rider
Trust Doesn't Rust
Season 1 Episode 9/22

Two petty criminals accidentally discover Kitt's prototype in a warehouse - and take it on a cross-country joyride hellbent on causing chaos and destruction. David Hasselhoff stars

1:40pm
Film The Cariboo Trail (1950)
Conflict arises between cattle ranchers and an influx of settlers threatening their grazing lands. Western drama, starring Randolph Scott, George `Gabby' Hayes, Bill Williams and Karin Booth

3:20pm
Film Prairie Fever (2008)
After snapping under the strain of frontier life, three mail-order brides are escorted back to civilisation by a drunken former sheriff. Along the way, he encounters a conwoman on the run and enlists her help in protecting the trio - but his new friend's abusive husband is on their trail. Western, starring Kevin Sorbo, Dominique Swain and Lance Henriksen

5:00pm
Knight Rider
Hearts of Stone
Season 1 Episode 14/22

Michael infiltrates a gang of gun-runners and relies on Kitt to save him when he is betrayed. Action adventure, starring David Hasselhoff

6:00pm
Police Interceptors
Season 13 Episode 1/12

The return of the documentary following the work of high-speed police interception units, this time riding along with officers from the Durham, Cleveland and Cheshire forces. In the first edition, handler Liam and his trusty sniffer dog Louis are called in to help officers who have collared a man attempting to make a break for it from a suspected stolen car, and are later asked to assist in tracking down a burglar, and solve the mystery of a young driver who claims to have been coerced into breaking the law by a family member

7:00pm
Police Interceptors
Season 12 Episode 11/12

Dan and Gordy engage in the high-speed pursuit of a dangerous disqualified driver, while the big blue van is called in when a late-night scuffle spirals out of control, Jim's intuition is proven right after a routine stop reveals a secret stash, and the hunt is on for a wanted man in a bobble hat

8:00pm
The Strongman Champions League
2017 SCL Finland
Action from the ninth event of the 2017 season in Vaasa, Finland, featuring events such as Carry and Drag, Forward Hold, Deadlifting with Cars, and the Loading Race

9:00pm
The Strongman Champions League
2017 SCL Lightweight World Championships
Action from the Lightweight World Championships in Kokkola, Finland, which saw 12 qualifiers in the under-105kg category compete in a series of events

10:05pm
Fights, Camera, Action!
Sports
Season 1 Episode 3/10

Footage of hostile and aggressive encounters among fans and players, including an inside look at the brutal fan fights of Euro 2016 in France

11:05pm
The X-Files
Born Again
Season 1 Episode 22/24

A police officer is thrown to his death from a window, and the only witness to the crime is an eight-year-old girl. A series of strange clues links the girl to the murder of another detective nine years earlier. Mulder becomes convinced the child is the reincarnation of the victim, and has developed telekinetic powers that she is using to avenge her own death

12:05am
The X-Files
Roland
Season 1 Episode 23/24

Mulder and Scully investigate the deaths of two scientists, with a mentally handicapped caretaker the only possible suspect. They discover the janitor is the twin brother of a dead scientist whose brain was cryonically frozen, leading Mulder to suspect he is being influenced to complete his sibling's work and kill anyone who gets in the way
(Audio Described)

1:05am
The Player
Downtown Odds
Season 1 Episode 8/9

Alex intervenes to stop a full-scale war breaking out between two rival gangs. Meanwhile, Agent Nolan tries to seduce Mr Johnson into revealing more about the House, and a bond develops between Alex and Cassandra as they try to find out what happened to Ginny. Crime drama, starring Wesley Snipes and Philip Winchester

2:00am
19-2
Medals
Season 1 Episode 8/10

Drama following the day-to-day life of two unwilling partners of the Montreal Police Department, starring Adrian Holmes and Jared Keeso

3:00am
Teleshopping
A chance to buy goods from the comfort of home

Fri 15 Dec

6:00am
Teleshopping
A chance to buy goods from the comfort of home

9:00am
Animal Fight Club
Brutal Brawls
Season 3 Episode 1/7

Battles include a fight between lionesses and a leopard in an African big cat showdown and two brown bears battling it out for a prime salmon-fishing spot on a frozen Alaskan river

10:00am
Police Interceptors
Season 12 Episode 2/12

Gordo and Dan use their Tasers to help arrest a knife-wielding teenager, Jim leads five units in the boxing in of a car suspected of carrying drugs, and Tim and Tom tackle a mouthy drunk who has crashed his van
(Subtitles)

11:00am
Police Interceptors
Season 3 Episode 12/15

Officers are kept busy with public order patrols as World Cup fever hits Essex, and an ambitious thief tries to steal a 200-gallon fuel tank. In a hunt for stolen vehicles, the Air Support Unit is forced to shut the Dartford Crossing, and a suspected drug dealer cannot give a reasonable explanation for a suspicious nosebleed

12:00pm
Knight Rider
Inside Out
Season 1 Episode 10/22

Michael burns rubber in pursuit of a crafty gang planning to rob a bullion truck while it's in transit. Turbo-charged American adventure, starring David Hasselhoff

1:05pm
Film Hell Squad (1958)
When a group of American soldiers becomes lost in the desert, they must continue to travel in the gruelling heat to avoid capture by the Nazis. Second World War drama, starring Wally Campo, Brandon Carroll, Gregg Stewart and Fred Gavlin
(Black & White)

2:35pm
Film They Came to Cordura (1959)
A US Army officer, once branded a coward after hesitating during a battle, is entrusted with transporting a group of supposed military heroes on a long and gruelling trek back to base in 1916 Mexico. However, the men soon reveal their true and less than heroic colours, leaving the disgraced soldier to show them who is boss. Adventure, starring Gary Cooper, Rita Hayworth, Van Heflin and Richard Conte

5:00pm
Knight Rider
Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death
Season 1 Episode 15/22

The crime-fighting agent and supercar Kitt go undercover at an alternative fuel race to hunt for a saboteur using underhand means to get rid of the opposition. Action adventure, starring David Hasselhoff

6:00pm
Police Interceptors
Season 12 Episode 12/12

Sean uses a manual battering ram on a raid on a drug dealer's house, while Jim's pursuit of a speeding driver leads to some narcotic-related discoveries and there is a high-speed chase through the streets of Macclesfield. Jenno gets a faceful of pepper spray, Jim has to deal with a mouthy drink driver, and Tom hunts down a violent armed robber
(Subtitles)

7:00pm
Police Interceptors
Season 3 Episode 1/15

Specially trained officers try to stop a 4x4 as it is driven dangerously through the streets of Basildon, and pursue a fake ambulance. In the air above Essex, the police helicopter trails a pair of teenage car thieves
(Subtitles)

8:00pm
All New Traffic Cops
Traffic Cops: Under Attack
Season 2 Episode 4/21

Thieves dragging a stolen generator on one wheel along town and country roads cause chaos, smashing the barriers on a closed level crossing and coming close to causing a train crash. A van with a surprising load is tracked using state-of-the-art technology in a game of cat and mouse, and a high-stakes hunt for a stolen van and mini-digger on the M1 nearly leads to carnage. Jamie Theakston presents

9:00pm
Impact Wrestling
Season 1 Episode 35/52

Wrestling show featuring innovative high-risk matches and interviews with the stars

11:00pm
Film Geronimo: An American Legend (1993)
Fact-based Western about the Native American warrior who led his people against white settlers to help preserve their traditional way of life, while members of the US military are torn between respect for their opponents and following orders. Starring Wes Studi, Jason Patric, Gene Hackman and Robert Duvall

12:00am
Access
Showbiz news and gossip

12:05am
Film Geronimo: An American Legend (1993)
Fact-based Western about the Native American warrior who led his people against white settlers to help preserve their traditional way of life, while members of the US military are torn between respect for their opponents and following orders. Starring Wes Studi, Jason Patric, Gene Hackman and Robert Duvall

1:25am
The X-Files
The Erlenmeyer Flask
Season 1 Episode 24/24

Mulder and Scully receive a tip-off from Deep Throat that a missing fugitive is vital to their search for the truth regarding alien life on Earth. As they search for the missing man, they discover he was a guinea pig in a secret experiment involving alien viruses. But other forces are also looking for him, and Mulder is captured by agents behind a shadowy conspiracy

2:20am
The Secret Life of Pets
Season 1 Episode 7/8

This episode takes a look at the unique personalities of Britain's pets including a very daring hamster that is caught on camera performing all manner of jumps and stunts, as well as a naughty adolescent puppy sent to training school. Plus, the surprising hidden intelligence of animals as dogs are shown emptying the washing machine, flushing the toilet and even posting a letter for their disabled owners - in many cases providing a line of support they could not do without

2:55am
Access
Showbiz news and gossip

3:00am
Teleshopping
A chance to buy goods from the comfort of home

Sat 16 Dec

6:00am
Teleshopping
A chance to buy goods from the comfort of home

9:00am
Access
Showbiz news and gossip

9:10am
Animal Fight Club
Brutal Brawls
Season 3 Episode 1/7

Battles include a fight between lionesses and a leopard in an African big cat showdown and two brown bears battling it out for a prime salmon-fishing spot on a frozen Alaskan river

10:10am
Police Interceptors
Season 3 Episode 10/15

Emily and Grant join forces with Ofcom to raid an illegal pirate radio station, and Biggers and Andy track down a suspected drug runner on the M25. At a national car event, the Mitsubishi Evo 10 police vehicle proves to be popular with thousands of auto enthusiasts
(Subtitles)

11:05am
Police Interceptors
Season 3 Episode 11/15

Officers track down the people responsible for stealing an expensive TV, and carry out an impairment test on a driver suspected of being under the influence of drugs. Elsewhere, three men armed with a suspicious toolkit are stopped for questioning, and interceptors test their skills on a driving simulator

12:05pm
Police Interceptors
Season 3 Episode 12/15

Officers are kept busy with public order patrols as World Cup fever hits Essex, and an ambitious thief tries to steal a 200-gallon fuel tank. In a hunt for stolen vehicles, the Air Support Unit is forced to shut the Dartford Crossing, and a suspected drug dealer cannot give a reasonable explanation for a suspicious nosebleed

1:05pm
Police Interceptors
Season 3 Episode 13/15

Officers try to track down the criminals responsible for robbing a supermarket. Elsewhere, an interceptor is unconvinced when a disqualified driver pretends to be someone else, and a rude biker is taken to task

2:05pm
Police Interceptors
Season 3 Episode 14/15

The police helicopter pursues an armed robber who is trying to evade arrest, and the team's new recruits put their detective skills to the test by apprehending suspected burglars. Elsewhere, PC Russ Gay tries to calm down a group of unruly drunken youths and Zippy the sniffer dog makes an interesting discovery inside a stolen car

3:05pm
Film The Cariboo Trail (1950)
Conflict arises between cattle ranchers and an influx of settlers threatening their grazing lands. Western drama, starring Randolph Scott, George `Gabby' Hayes, Bill Williams and Karin Booth

4:55pm
Film Attack on the Iron Coast (1968)
A Canadian major leads a commando attack against a German naval base on the French coast. However, his troubled past and conflict with a fellow officer place the operation in jeopardy, leaving them battling to put their personal problems aside and focus on survival. Second World War drama, starring Lloyd Bridges, Andrew Keir, Sue Lloyd and Mark Eden

6:45pm
The Strongman Champions League
2017 SCL Finland
Action from the ninth event of the 2017 season in Vaasa, Finland, featuring events such as Carry and Drag, Forward Hold, Deadlifting with Cars, and the Loading Race
(Repeat)

7:50pm
The Strongman Champions League
2017 SCL Lightweight World Championships
Action from the Lightweight World Championships in Kokkola, Finland, which saw 12 qualifiers in the under-105kg category compete in a series of events
(Repeat)

9:00pm
Spike Fight Night
Spike Fight Night: Bellator 191
Action from the event at Metro Radio Arena in Newcastle, which featured British welterweight star Michael Page in action

11:00pm
Spike Fight Night
Spike Fight Night: Bellator 190
Rafael Carvalho v Alessio Sakara. Action from the Middleweight title bout at Nelson Mandela Forum in Florence, Italy

1:30am
Weather Terror: Brits in Peril
Weather Terror: No Escape
Season 1 Episode 3/6

The story of a British couple who faced a harrowing ordeal when torrential rains struck during their trip of a lifetime to the ancient Peruvian city of Machu Picchu. As the bad weather intensified, deadly landslides cut the city off from the rest of the world, and the two tourists were forced to cross a raging river via a dilapidated bridge as they made their way to safety. In Mongolia, a budding Welsh explorer fights off potentially lethal heatstroke as he attempts to become the first person to cross the Gobi desert alone and on foot, and the crew of a 70ft racing yacht are stranded in the Pacific when their vessel is flipped onto its side and pinned down by a waterspout. Plus, the accounts of a music-lover who found himself in the path of Hurricane Sandy during a trip to Cuba, and the 4,000 people who were trapped in an Alpine village about to be hit by the most devastating avalanche to hit the Alps in a century

2:00am
World's Craziest Police Pursuits
Season 1 Episode 2/4

Unusual police chases, with footage of officers risking life and limb to bring criminals to justice. Plus, a teenager hijacks a 40-tonne dumper truck, a notorious drink-driver takes to the road and a fireball travelling at 80mph is pursued

2:30am
The Secret Life of Pets
Season 1 Episode 8/8

The puppies, kittens and piglets featured in previous programmes are now ready to go to the homes of their new owners. Cameras capture them settling into their fresh environments, and also record a horse that has become so familiar to its home that it has found a means of escape
(Subtitles)

3:00am
Teleshopping

Sun 17 Dec

6:00am
Teleshopping
A chance for viewers to purchase goods from the comfort of home

9:00am
Access
Showbiz news and gossip

9:10am
The Secret Life of Pets
Season 1 Episode 7/8

This episode takes a look at the unique personalities of Britain's pets including a very daring hamster that is caught on camera performing all manner of jumps and stunts, as well as a naughty adolescent puppy sent to training school. Plus, the surprising hidden intelligence of animals as dogs are shown emptying the washing machine, flushing the toilet and even posting a letter for their disabled owners - in many cases providing a line of support they could not do without

9:40am
The Gadget Show
Season 26 Episode 11/12

With the cameras in smartphone devices getting better with every new release, Jon Bentley wonders how much people need to spend on a dedicated camera to take an even better picture. He compares the new Google Pixel 2 phone's photo and video quality with three dedicated camera models from different price points in a bid to find out. Plus, Ortis Deley visits the development studios of Far Cry 5 in Montreal to see how the video game is made, while the G-Team's latest assignment involves finding indoor training bikes and tech to help a keen cyclist get fit. Presented by Craig Charles
(Subtitles)

10:45am
Police Interceptors
Season 3 Episode 11/15

Officers track down the people responsible for stealing an expensive TV, and carry out an impairment test on a driver suspected of being under the influence of drugs. Elsewhere, three men armed with a suspicious toolkit are stopped for questioning, and interceptors test their skills on a driving simulator
(Subtitles)

11:45am
Police Interceptors
Season 3 Episode 12/15

Officers are kept busy with public order patrols as World Cup fever hits Essex, and an ambitious thief tries to steal a 200-gallon fuel tank. In a hunt for stolen vehicles, the Air Support Unit is forced to shut the Dartford Crossing, and a suspected drug dealer cannot give a reasonable explanation for a suspicious nosebleed
(Subtitles)

12:45pm
Police Interceptors
Season 3 Episode 13/15

Officers try to track down the criminals responsible for robbing a supermarket. Elsewhere, an interceptor is unconvinced when a disqualified driver pretends to be someone else, and a rude biker is taken to task
(Subtitles)

1:50pm
Film They Came to Cordura (1959)
A US Army officer, once branded a coward after hesitating during a battle, is entrusted with transporting a group of supposed military heroes on a long and gruelling trek back to base in 1916 Mexico. However, the men soon reveal their true and less than heroic colours, leaving the disgraced soldier to show them who is boss. Adventure, starring Gary Cooper, Rita Hayworth, Van Heflin and Richard Conte

4:20pm
Film Operation: Daybreak (1975)
Fact-based Second World War drama about the assassination of leading Nazi Reinhard Heydrich and the subsequent search for the British-trained Czech patriots who killed him. As German forces scoured the countryside, the apparently insignificant village of Lidice came to bear the brunt of their rage. Starring Timothy Bottoms, Martin Shaw, Joss Ackland, Nicola Pagett, Anton Diffring and Anthony Andrews

6:40pm
Film The Unforgiven (1960)
A mysterious stranger stirs up trouble for a Texas ranching family by revealing that their adopted daughter was actually kidnapped from a Kiowa Native American tribe as a child. While the other farmers turn their backs on the family, and the Kiowa prepare to lay siege to their home, the three sons are forced to decide where they stand. Western, starring Burt Lancaster, Audie Murphy, Doug McClure and Audrey Hepburn

7:40pm
Access
Showbiz news and gossip

7:45pm
Film The Unforgiven (1960)
A mysterious stranger stirs up trouble for a Texas ranching family by revealing that their adopted daughter was actually kidnapped from a Kiowa Native American tribe as a child. While the other farmers turn their backs on the family, and the Kiowa prepare to lay siege to their home, the three sons are forced to decide where they stand. Western, starring Burt Lancaster, Audie Murphy, Doug McClure and Audrey Hepburn

9:00pm
Film No Good Deed (2014)
A woman offers help to a stranger who turns up on her doorstep, claiming his car has broken down and asking to use her phone. He soon reveals his true identity as a dangerous ex-convict, and she and her family face a battle for survival when they are held hostage in their own home. Thriller, starring Idris Elba and Taraji P Henson

10:00pm
Access
Showbiz news and gossip

10:05pm
Film No Good Deed (2014)
A woman offers help to a stranger who turns up on her doorstep, claiming his car has broken down and asking to use her phone. He soon reveals his true identity as a dangerous ex-convict, and she and her family face a battle for survival when they are held hostage in their own home. Thriller, starring Idris Elba and Taraji P Henson

10:45pm
Film Drive Angry (2011)
A man breaks out of Hell when a satanic cult murders his daughter and kidnaps her baby. The infernal escapee pursues the leader of the fanatics, who plans to sacrifice the child to gain ultimate power - but he is being followed in turn by an agent of the Devil sent to take him back to his damnation. Fantasy thriller, starring Nicolas Cage, Amber Heard and William Fichtner

11:45pm
Access
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11:50pm
Film Drive Angry (2011)
A man breaks out of Hell when a satanic cult murders his daughter and kidnaps her baby. The infernal escapee pursues the leader of the fanatics, who plans to sacrifice the child to gain ultimate power - but he is being followed in turn by an agent of the Devil sent to take him back to his damnation. Fantasy thriller, starring Nicolas Cage, Amber Heard and William Fichtner

12:50am
The X-Files
Little Green Men
Season 2 Episode 1/25

With the X Files shut down, Mulder and Scully are reassigned to mundane investigations. Mulder begins to lose his belief in aliens and questions if his sister's abduction even happened. An encounter with a political contact sends him on a journey to Puerto Rico, where he is told a remote observatory holds the evidence he has been looking for all these years

1:50am
The X-Files
The Host
Season 2 Episode 2/25

A disillusioned Mulder is assigned the seemingly mundane case of a body found in New Jersey's sewers. However, the investigation proves to be in his field of expertise when he discovers the killer is an aquatic monster that implants its parasitic young into its victims. Mulder and Scully both receive mysterious messages from an unknown man who seems to want the X Files reopened

2:50am
Access
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3:00am
Teleshopping

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6:00am
Teleshopping
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9:00am
Animal Fight Club
Killer Clashes
Season 3 Episode 2/7

Two black rhinos battle on the African plains, a preying mantis goes on the rampage, a brown bear turns on a wolf and a shark fights with a saltwater crocodile

10:00am
Police Interceptors
Season 12 Episode 4/12

Officers come under attack from a gang of violent armed robbers, while Jon and Chris have their work cut out catching up with a dangerous speeder. Plus, the `Big Blue Van' respond to reports of bottles raining down on the streets and a routine stop on a delivery driver leads one of the interceptors to discover more than he bargained for

11:00am
Police Interceptors
Season 12 Episode 5/12

Jim leads a raid on a suspected drug dealer, Dan and Gordy respond to reports of an attack in an alleyway, and Jon goes on the hunt for a serial drug driver. Elsewhere, the interceptors combine forces when they fear that a gun-toting brawler may be on the loose
(Subtitles)

12:00pm
Knight Rider
The Final Verdict
Season 1 Episode 11/22

Michael helps an imprisoned ex-girlfriend track down her alibi - with only the sketchiest of details to go on. Action adventure, starring David Hasselhoff

1:00pm
Film Fighting Man of the Plains (1949)
A Confederate veteran becomes a fugitive after a case of mistaken identity results in him killing an innocent man. After realising his error, he begins a new life under an assumed identity and protects a town from bandits with the aid of notorious outlaw Jesse James. Western, starring Randolph Scott and Dale Robertson

3:00pm
Film Only the Valiant (1951)
A tough cavalry officer selects six unlikely comrades to undertake a vital mission to defend an isolated fort against marauding Apaches. His men's initial hostility soon turns to respect, however, as they realise his wily ways will see them through the conflict. Western adventure based on a novel by Charles Marquis Warren, starring Gregory Peck, Barbara Payton, Ward Bond and Lon Chaney Jr
(Black & White)

5:00pm
Knight Rider
The Topaz Connection
Season 1 Episode 16/22

A magazine publisher is murdered while working on a top-secret story, but the police show little interest in the case - so Michael and the dead man's daughter join forces to bring the killer to justice. David Hasselhoff stars

6:00pm
The A-Team
Diamonds 'n' Dust
Season 2 Episode 1/23

A client's diamond mine is threatened by intruders, so Hannibal and the gang fly out to South Africa, taking a cargo of dynamite with them

7:00pm
Police Interceptors
Season 3 Episode 2/15

The team tracks three men suspected of burgling a number of plumbers' merchants, and a fleeing van causes a major accident by speeding the wrong way around a busy roundabout. Police also investigate illegally customised vehicles in Basildon, Essex, and a man threatens to battle through a street full of officers
(Subtitles)

8:00pm
UK's Strongest Man 2017
Quarter-Finals: Day One
Action from day one of the quarter-finals, staged in Belfast, where the likes of Laurence Shahlaei, Phil Roberts and Tom Stoltman competed in a series of events such as the Husafell Stone, the Viking Log Press, the Axle Deadlift Medley, and the Giant Tyre Flip
(Repeat)

9:00pm
Fights, Camera, Action!
Girl Fights
Season 1 Episode 4/10

Footage of women who become violent, including a viral video of a young woman who attempted to punch a nightclub bouncer in Crewe, with shocking results

10:00pm
Spartacus
Spartacus: Blood and Sand: Delicate Things
Season 1 Episode 6/13

Batiatus presents the Thracian warrior as the new Champion of Capua following his victory over Theokoles, and claims his enslaved wife Sura has been found and is on the way to the ludus - but there are doubts over the accuracy of his statements

11:05pm
Film Bait (2012)
An Australian coastal town is hit by a tsunami, and the customers and staff of a supermarket are trapped when the building floods. However, they soon have bigger problems to deal with as ferocious tiger sharks make the store their new hunting ground. Thriller, starring Xavier Samuel, Sharni Vinson and Julian McMahon

12:05am
Access
Showbiz news and gossip

12:10am
Film Bait (2012)
An Australian coastal town is hit by a tsunami, and the customers and staff of a supermarket are trapped when the building floods. However, they soon have bigger problems to deal with as ferocious tiger sharks make the store their new hunting ground. Thriller, starring Xavier Samuel, Sharni Vinson and Julian McMahon

1:00am
The X-Files
Blood
Season 2 Episode 3/25

A farming community is rocked by a series of murders, as seemingly normal people are driven to violently attack innocent bystanders by mysterious messages. Mulder suspects a chemical used to spray crops is driving people mad, and that someone is deliberately goading them to murder in a sinister experiment. Meanwhile, a newly unemployed man struggles to contain his urge to kill

2:00am
The Player
Downtown Odds
Season 1 Episode 8/9

Alex intervenes to stop a full-scale war breaking out between two rival gangs. Meanwhile, Agent Nolan tries to seduce Mr Johnson into revealing more about the House, and a bond develops between Alex and Cassandra as they try to find out what happened to Ginny. Crime drama, starring Wesley Snipes and Philip Winchester

3:00am
Teleshopping
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