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3:40am
This Is BBC Two
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6:45am
Marrying Mum and Dad
Season 6 Episode 11 of 15
Vegetables Sisters Rosie and Bea plan revenge on their vegetable-loving parents

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7:15am
Wild & Weird
Season 2 Episode 9 of 16
Strange Dwellings Strange places where animals can set up home, including penguins nesting in a garden, pigs swimming in the sea, and a fish living inside the bottom of a sea cucumber

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7:30am
All Over the Place
Season 9 Episode 4 of 15
All Over the Place: UK Ed Petrie and friends take part in a singing contest at Porthcawl's Elvis Festival

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8:00am
The Dengineers
Season 2 Episode 2 of 11
Bollywood Den A young boy called Aron loves all things Bollywood, especially dancing, so the team builds him his very own Bollywood-style den

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8:30am
Deadly 60
Season 4 Episode 7 of 11
Borneo Steve meets baby orangutans and is strangled by a python on a night-time river expedition

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9:00am
Mountain Gorilla
Season 1 Episode 1 of 3
Kingdom in the Clouds Patrick Stewart narrates this documentary, following the last remaining members of the species as they fight for survival on the slopes of central Africa. Dominant silverback Cantsbee protects those close to him as they make a perilous descent to feed on bamboo. On the other side of the Rwandan volcanos, a young female gorilla looks to her father for guidance after being deserted by her mother, and a teenage silverback tries to strike out on his own in Uganda

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10:00am
Snooker: The World Championship
Live Snooker: The World Championship The second day's play in Sheffield gets under way, where former champion Stuart Bingham plays his match at the Crucible Theatre to a finish against Ashley Carty, and last year's semi-finalist David Gilbert begins his campaign against Kurt Maflin

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12:00pm
Nigellissima
Season 1 Episode 2 of 6
Nigella Lawson demonstrates how to prepare a range of straightforward yet sumptuous Italian dishes, including her recipe for roast chicken with saffron orzotto. She also creates two desserts - coffee ice-cream and a chocolate olive-oil cake - and a pasta dish with courgettes that is ideal for late-night snacking

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12:30pm
Royal Recipes
Season 2 Episode 5 of
Spice Michael Buerk samples Punjabi food at a restaurant that has hosted the royals on more than one occasion. He tries a traditional tandoori salmon, which Prince Charles was wowed by

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12:35pm
Holiday of My Lifetime with Len Goodman
Season 2 Episode 4 of 10
Lisa Riley Len takes actress Lisa Riley - best known to Emmerdale fans as Mandy Dingle on a journey to Bronte Country - Haworth in West Yorkshire - to re-create a family trip there in 1992. The pair travel in a Citroen CX, just like the one Lisa's mum drove all those years ago, and after the obligatory Barbra Streisand singalong, Lisa explains the importance of the Bronte sisters on her childhood. Along the way, Len and Lisa take a trip on a steam train, visit the Bronte memorial chapel and chat about the actress's career

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1:20pm
Film The Railway Children (1970)
Three Edwardian children are forced to leave their comfortable middle-class London home and move to the wilds of Yorkshire after their father is wrongfully imprisoned for treason. Family drama adapted from E Nesbit's story, starring Jenny Agutter, Sally Thomsett, Gary Warren, Dinah Sheridan, Bernard Cribbins, William Mervyn and Iain Cuthbertson

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3:10pm
The Great British Countryside
Season 1 Episode 2 of 4
Yorkshire Hugh Dennis and Julia Bradbury explore Yorkshire, from the Moors and Dales to the coast. The comedian takes the controls of a glider and gets winched down into one of Britain's largest potholes. Meanwhile, Julia discovers how the county's rocks have turned Agatha Christie's handbag to stone, and reveals how they produce mineral water

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4:10pm
Snooker: The World Championship
Live Snooker: The World Championship Further coverage of the first round from Sheffield, where Ding Junhui and Mark King are looking to book a place in the last 16, and John Higgins takes on Matthew Stevens

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6:00pm
Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby
Season 3 Episode 3 of 6
Schloss Elmau, Germany Monica Galetti and Giles Coren visit Schloss Elmau, a hotel located deep in the snowy Bavarian Alps that is promoted as providing a cultural hideaway that allows guests the chance to restore their mind, body and soul. Monica joins in one of the meditation sessions held every day for the restaurant staff, and Giles recites poetry and travels to a mountain hut to serve dinner, while dressed in lederhosen. They join the hotel guests for an evening performance featuring world-renowned musicians playing for free

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7:00pm
Great Continental Railway Journeys
Season 7 Episode 1 of 6
Salamanca to Canfranc Armed with a 1936 edition of Bradshaw's Continental Railway Guide, Michael Portillo ventures onto the European rail network, beginning an emotional rail journey which takes him deep into his family's past. In the golden city of Salamanca in northwestern Spain, Michael visits the University to hear of opposition to the fascist takeover of Spain by General Francisco Franco, and gains access to the General's archive of enemies of the state. Travelling onto the capital city of Madrid, Michael hears how the bombing of a small town in the Basque region in 1937 inspired one of the 20th century's most shocking works of art, before making his way to the town of Huesca. Michael's final stop is on the border with France at Canfranc station, where he learns of the role the old terminus played in the evacuation of Jews during the Second World War

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8:00pm
American History's Biggest Fibs with Lucy Worsley
Season 1 Episode 2 of 3
The American Civil War Lucy Worsley debunks the myths behind the American Civil War, revealing how its history has been retold over the years to promote freedom and equality but also hatred and division. She reveals how Abraham Lincoln's personal views, and the behaviour of his troops towards African Americans, were not as noble as they appeared. She also learns how history was rewritten in a bid to downplay the evils of slavery, and how a 1905 blockbuster film about the Civil War relaunched the Ku Klux Klan with terrifying results

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9:00pm
Live at the Apollo
Season 13 Episode 1 of 6
Sara Pascoe, Larry Dean, Gary Delaney Sara Pascoe plays host in this show recorded before a packed house at London's Hammersmith Apollo, warming up the audience and then introducing routines by Larry Dean and Gary Delaney

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9:30pm
Film Apocalypse Now: The Final Cut (1979)
An army captain is sent on a top-secret mission into Cambodia, where his goal is to find and assassinate a renegade colonel who has gone insane and is worshipped by his followers as a god. However, as his patrol boat journeys further upriver, the conflict and disarray surrounding him becomes increasingly disturbing and nightmarish. Extended version of Francis Ford Coppola's acclaimed Vietnam War drama - re-edited in 2019 by the director himself to mark the film's 40th anniversary. Starring Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando and Robert Duvall

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12:25am
Snooker: The World Championship
2020 Day Two Highlights of the evening session on day two in Sheffield, where Kyren Wilson v Anthony Hamilton and Mark Williams v Alan McManus were scheduled to reach a conclusion

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1:15am
Snooker: World Championship Extra
2020 Day Two A look back at the first-round matches on the second day of the tournament at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, where the likes of John Higgins and Mark Williams were in action

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3:15am
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