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6:00am
The British
Season 1 Episode 6 of 7
Tale of Two Cities The development of London during the Victorian era, as the city at the heart of the British empire rapidly expanded - and social divisions became increasingly pronounced. The programme explores the grandeur of the period, including the building of the Crystal Palace, as well as sharp rises in vice and crime that prompted outrage among reformers including Charles Dickens and Josephine Butler. There is also a look at how football became increasingly popular

Category News/Current Affairs
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
7
 
   
7:00am
Elementary
Season 3 Episode 14 of 24
The Female of the Species Watson is certain that Elana March, a vengeful crime boss, set up the attempt on her life, and despite fearing for her own safety, heads into prison to confront the woman she put behind bars. Meanwhile, Holmes drags a reluctant Detective Bell into a case involving two missing zebras, and there's a further shock in store for Watson when an old enemy gets in touch

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
7.3
 
   
8:00am
Elementary
Season 3 Episode 15 of 24
When Your Number's Up Holmes and Watson get drawn into the hunt for a killer who leaves wads of cash and cryptic notes on the bodies of victims. Meanwhile, Joan is alarmed to learn that someone has rented her old flat, sight unseen, while Sherlock worries that his partner's recent decisions have been rash. Crime drama, starring Jonny Lee Miller and Lucy Liu

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
7.3
 
   
8:55am
The Wire
Season 5 Episode 3 of 10
Not for Attribution Marlo offers a reward for information on Omar's location, and Cheese gives him the whereabouts of his adviser Butchie. Bunk enlists Freamon's help to talk McNulty out of his scheme, Carcetti leaks his plans for the police department to the media and staff at the Baltimore Sun face major budget cuts from the newspaper's owners

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
9.4
 
   
10:05am
The Wire
Season 5 Episode 4 of 10
Transitions The Baltimore Sun loses a scoop to the television news and City Council president Campbell convinces Burrell to leave quietly with the promise of a comfortable replacement position. Marlo meets Vondas, Omar returns looking for revenge and Proposition Joe decides to go into hiding. Freamon and McNulty continue with their scheme, much to Bunk's disgust

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
9.4
 
   
11:15am
Dexter
Season 7 Episode 1 of 12
Are You? Debra is shocked after witnessing Dexter kill Travis Marshall, but helps him cover up the murder by setting fire to the scene. Meanwhile, LaGuerta finds a blood slide that Dexter accidentally dropped in the church and begins investigating it. Crime drama, starring Michael C Hall, Jennifer Carpenter and Lauren Velez

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
8.8
 
   
12:25pm
Dexter
Season 7 Episode 2 of 12
Sunshine and Frosty Swirl A local convict claims he has new information regarding a 15-year-old crime spree, and Miami Metro sets out to unearth new evidence on the case. Meanwhile, Debra attempts to cure Dexter of his killer tendencies. Crime drama, starring Michael C Hall

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
8.8
 
   
1:35pm
Elementary
Season 3 Episode 16 of 24
For All You Know Sherlock struggles to prove his innocence when the police accuse him of murdering a woman during the hazy days of his drug addiction three years earlier. As Holmes pieces together the forgotten fragments of this dark period of his life, Watson goes to meet his former friend - a fellow user - and inadvertently acquires evidence that could put her partner behind bars for life

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
7.3
 
   
2:30pm
Elementary
Season 3 Episode 17 of 24
T-Bone and the Iceman Sherlock and Watson's investigation into the death of a woman who was flash-frozen uncovers a huge conspiracy. The duo head to the warehouse of a cryopreservation company, where the body of a victim of an unsolved murder recently disappeared. Elsewhere, Joan struggles to convince her mother to get help regarding her forgetfulness. Lucy Liu co-stars as Jonny Lee Miller's companion

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
7.3
 
   
3:30pm
Boardwalk Empire
Season 2 Episode 3 of 12
A Dangerous Maid The Commodore exploits his connections within the Coast Guard to throttle Atlantic City's liquor supply - so Nucky responds by calling in a favour from Washington's new attorney general, Harry Daugherty. Irish republican Owen Sleater sets about proving his worth by intercepting a delivery, but his actions put more pressure on Lolly Steinman. Meanwhile, Margaret reveals her secret to the household staff, and Lucy struggles to cope with her loneliness

Category Historical/Period Drama
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
7.9
 
   
4:35pm
Boardwalk Empire
Season 2 Episode 4 of 12
What Does the Bee Do? Jimmy and Mickey find themselves with a surplus of liquor and decide to take advantage by expanding their operations into new territories. Nucky discovers his lawyer may have found a way to fend off the corruption charges, Eli fears the Commodore's leadership abilities are on the wane, Chalky comes under pressure at home and at work, and Owen decides to demonstrate his expertise. Drama, starring Steve Buscemi and Michael Shannon

Category Historical/Period Drama
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
7.9
 
   
5:40pm
The Sopranos
Season 6 Episode 6 of 21
Live Free or Die Gossip is rife about Vito's secret life after he is seen in a gay bar, prompting him to go on the run. Tony and Christopher plan for Rusty's death and enlist the help of Italian-speaking heroin addict Corky Caporale, while Meadow comes to the aid of a Muslim family whose son has seemingly been unlawfully arrested. Gritty crime drama, starring James Gandolfini

Category General
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
8.9
 
   
6:45pm
The Sopranos
Season 6 Episode 7 of 21
Luxury Lounge Artie reaches crisis point as his business starts to go under in the face of fierce competition from a new restaurant. Meanwhile, Christopher and Little Carmine head west to pursue their new idea for a film, but become obsessed with stealing celebrity goodie bags, and Tony decides to take a break from the hunt for Vito. Guest starring Ben Kingsley and Lauren Bacall

Category General
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
8.9
 
   
7:50pm
Game of Thrones
Season 2 Episode 8 of 10
The Prince of Winterfell King in the North Robb Stark is incensed when he learns he has been betrayed by one of his closest friends, while his fugitive sister Arya calls in a debt, leaving mysterious convict Jaqen H'ghar with a difficult decision to make. Meanwhile, across the Narrow Sea, Daenerys is presented with a dilemma as she struggles to negotiate with the seemingly egalitarian lords of Qarth

Category Fantasy
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
9.1
 
   
9:00pm
Gangs of London
Season 1 Episode 3 of 9
Lale is asked to make an impossible decision, Sean enacts a dangerous plan and Elliot takes on a new foe. Drama, starring Joe Cole

Category General
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
1.7
 
   
10:10pm
The Wire
Season 3 Episode 12 of 12
Mission Accomplished The media descends on Hamsterdam and Royce finally realises his delay in shutting it down was a mistake. Carcetti is there to capitalise on the bad publicity for the mayor, while a vengeful Burrell ensures Colvin's retirement is not comfortable. As Avon readies his troops for a war against Marlo, the Major Case Unit plans a raid on the Barksdale organisation

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
9.4
 
   
11:25pm
The Wire
Season 4 Episode 1 of 13
Boys of Summer As the new school year approaches, four West Baltimore boys wrestle with what to do with the rest of their summer holidays and Prez prepares for his new career as a teacher. Freamon, Greggs, and Sydnor try to get Pearlman to issue subpoenas for key political figures linked to the Barksdale organisation, the mayoral race heats up as Royce and Carcetti hit the campaign trail, and McNulty turns down a promotion

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
9.4
 
   
12:40am
Ray Donovan
Season 6 Episode 6 of 12
A Girl Named Maria A masked intruder with ties to the mayor makes a threat on Sam's life. In looking for answers, Ray uncovers more than he bargained for

Category General
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
3.7
 
   
1:50am
Ray Donovan
Season 6 Episode 4 of 12
Pudge The life of a man who fixes the problems of the elite of LA society is thrown into turmoil when his father is released from prison. Liev Schreiber and Jon Voight star

Category General
(Repeat)
Rating
3.7
 
   
3:00am
The Miracle
Season 1 Episode 4 of 8
The restoration of Marcello's faith is tested when he is informed he has been suspended from the priesthood. Meanwhile, the blood tests return from the USA. In Italian

Category General
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
5.2
 
   
4:00am
Richard E Grant's Hotel Secrets
Season 2 Episode 1 of 6
Miami The actor returns to explore more of the world's most luxurious hotels and begins in Miami's South Beach, home to some of the most hedonistic and extravagant establishments in America. At the Fontainebleau, he meets a man with eye-opening stories about Frank Sinatra's regular visits and gets a shock when he discovers how much it costs to hire a booth in the night club. Richard also gatecrashes swimwear fashion week at the Raleigh Hotel, where he speaks to the event manager about the many celebrity parties he has organised

Category News/Current Affairs
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
6.3
 
   
5:00am
The British
Season 1 Episode 6 of 7
Tale of Two Cities The development of London during the Victorian era, as the city at the heart of the British empire rapidly expanded - and social divisions became increasingly pronounced. The programme explores the grandeur of the period, including the building of the Crystal Palace, as well as sharp rises in vice and crime that prompted outrage among reformers including Charles Dickens and Josephine Butler. There is also a look at how football became increasingly popular

Category News/Current Affairs
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
7
 
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