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Tue 22 Oct

6:00am
Forces News, Sport and Weather

6:30am
The Forces Sports Show

7:00am
Secrets of War
Korea - Stalin's Secret Air War
Season 1 Episode 20/65

The early days of the Korean War, when dogfights with Russian pilots set the tone of what was to follow. Narrated by Charlton Heston

Rating: 7.1
8:00am
Weapons at War
Battle Gear
Season 1 Episode 5/26

How, from grenades and pistols to flak jackets and night vision gear, engineers have sought to arm soldiers with maximum firepower and protection

9:00am
The Tech Effect
Pennsylvania Mining Disaster
Season 1 Episode 6/

In the Pennsylvania Mining Disaster of 2002, when nine miners became trapped over 200 feet below ground. As water rushed into the mine, rescuers battled for 77 hours to get them out alive

9:30am
The Tech Effect
Washington Crossing the Delaware
Season 1 Episode 7/

This episode looks at how General George Washington makes a bold decision that will become a turning point in the American Revolution

10:00am
Never the Twain
Neighbours
Season 9 Episode 5/7

Simon decides to make peace with Oliver, but his rival doesn't look ready to co-operate. Comedy, with Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
10:30am
Never the Twain
Bonjour Paris
Season 9 Episode 6/7

Simon and Oliver visit Paris for an international antiques fair, and find it as difficult as ever to get along cordially. Comedy, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
11:00am
Bless This House
A Matter of Principle
Season 6 Episode 12/13

Sid discovers where the money for his birthday party came from. Seventies comedy, starring Sid James as the head of the family, struggling to keep his wife and children in order

Rating: 7
11:30am
Bless This House
Some Enchanted Evening
Season 6 Episode 13/13

Sid discovers why Jean is sulking and Sally and Mike will not talk to him. Seventies comedy, starring Sid James

Rating: 7
12:00pm
Flying Through Time
C-130 Hercules
Season 1 Episode 25/26

A history of the C-130 Hercules, hailed by some as one of the world's most outstanding aircraft. Fifty years after it was launched, the fleet remains the 'workhorse' of the RAF

Rating: 5
12:30pm
Forces News, Sport and Weather

1:00pm
Dogfights
Long Odds
Season 1 Episode 9/11

Computer graphics recreate the battles of World War Two bomber pilot Swede Vejtasa and Medal of Honour winner Jay Zeamer against lethal Japanese fighters. Plus, an F-105 Thunderchief takes on a flight of MiG-17s in the skies over Vietnam

Rating: 8.8
2:00pm
Secrets of War
Korea - Stalin's Secret Air War
Season 1 Episode 20/65

The early days of the Korean War, when dogfights with Russian pilots set the tone of what was to follow. Narrated by Charlton Heston

Rating: 7.1
3:00pm
The Tech Effect
Pennsylvania Mining Disaster
Season 1 Episode 6/

In the Pennsylvania Mining Disaster of 2002, when nine miners became trapped over 200 feet below ground. As water rushed into the mine, rescuers battled for 77 hours to get them out alive

3:30pm
The Tech Effect
Washington Crossing the Delaware
Season 1 Episode 7/

This episode looks at how General George Washington makes a bold decision that will become a turning point in the American Revolution

4:00pm
Dogfights
P-51 Mustang
Season 2 Episode 11/18

Veteran pilots recall the success of the P-51 Mustang in the Second World War, when its combination of speed and combat range proved highly effective

Rating: 8.8
5:00pm
Flying Through Time
C-130 Hercules
Season 1 Episode 25/26

A history of the C-130 Hercules, hailed by some as one of the world's most outstanding aircraft. Fifty years after it was launched, the fleet remains the 'workhorse' of the RAF

Rating: 5
5:30pm
Forces News, Sport and Weather

6:00pm
Goodnight Sweetheart
Flash, Bang, Wallop
Season 6 Episode 9/10

Gary must prevent a photograph of him in 1940 coming to light in the present and exposing his double life. Nicholas Lyndhurst stars

Rating: 6.8
6:40pm
Goodnight Sweetheart
Accentuate the Positive
Season 6 Episode 10/10

Gary, his two wives and Ron get a shock as the war draws to a close. Nicholas Lyndhurst, Emma Amos and Elizabeth Carling star

Rating: 6.8
7:20pm
Goodnight Sweetheart
Rites of Passage
Season 1 Episode 1/6

A TV repairman discovers he can travel between the present and the Second World War - and finds romance in the past. First episode of the comedy, starring Nicholas Lyndhurst, Dervla Kirwan and Michelle Holmes

Rating: 6.8
8:00pm
Bless This House
A Matter of Principle
Season 6 Episode 12/13

Sid discovers where the money for his birthday party came from. Seventies comedy, starring Sid James as the head of the family, struggling to keep his wife and children in order

Rating: 7
8:30pm
Bless This House
Some Enchanted Evening
Season 6 Episode 13/13

Sid discovers why Jean is sulking and Sally and Mike will not talk to him. Seventies comedy, starring Sid James

Rating: 7
9:00pm
V.
The Final Battle - Part Three
Season 2 Episode 3/3

Donovan gives himself up to the Visitors in order to save his son. Diana learns that her colleagues are plotting against her and tries to manipulate the leader to ensure her safety. Julie performs tests on Willie in an attempt to develop a biological weapon against the aliens, which the Resistance use in the hopes of defeating them for ever

10:55pm
Shelley
Of Cabbages and Kings
Season 6 Episode 3/6

James' philosophy about life with a vagrant causes trouble

11:30pm
Shelley
The Party
Season 6 Episode 4/6

The peace is disturbed by noise from a neighboring apartment - it appears there's a party going on

12:00am
Never the Twain
Neighbours
Season 9 Episode 5/7

Simon decides to make peace with Oliver, but his rival doesn't look ready to co-operate. Comedy, with Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
12:30am
Never the Twain
Bonjour Paris
Season 9 Episode 6/7

Simon and Oliver visit Paris for an international antiques fair, and find it as difficult as ever to get along cordially. Comedy, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
1:00am
Bless This House
A Matter of Principle
Season 6 Episode 12/13

Sid discovers where the money for his birthday party came from. Seventies comedy, starring Sid James as the head of the family, struggling to keep his wife and children in order

Rating: 7
1:30am
Bless This House
Some Enchanted Evening
Season 6 Episode 13/13

Sid discovers why Jean is sulking and Sally and Mike will not talk to him. Seventies comedy, starring Sid James

Rating: 7
2:00am
Shelley
Of Cabbages and Kings
Season 6 Episode 3/6

James' philosophy about life with a vagrant causes trouble

2:30am
Shelley
The Party
Season 6 Episode 4/6

The peace is disturbed by noise from a neighboring apartment - it appears there's a party going on

3:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1
4:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1
5:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1

Wed 23 Oct

6:00am
Forces News, Sport and Weather

6:30am
Flying Through Time
ASW Orion Anti-submarine Planes
Season 1 Episode 26/26

American surveillance planes and their design, and the underrated role they play

Rating: 5
7:00am
Secrets of War
Vietnam - Alpha Strike
Season 1 Episode 21/65

The air war over Vietnam, featuring covert US bases and President Johnson's daily target selection

Rating: 7.1
8:00am
Weapons at War
Battleships
Season 2 Episode 25/

The history of weaponry throughout the ages - and what weapons will be in the future

9:00am
Flying Boats
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Made with unprecedented access, this titles offers a breath-taking film record of all the major aircraft types employed by the RAF. Ep1/3

9:30am
Flying Boats
Season 1 Episode 2/3

Made with unprecedented access, this titles offers a breath-taking film record of all the major aircraft types employed by the RAF. Ep2/3.

10:00am
Never the Twain
A Winter's Tale
Season 9 Episode 7/7

The season of goodwill merely serves to intensify the rivalry between antique dealers Simon and Oliver. Comedy, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
10:30am
Never the Twain
X Marks the Spot
Season 10 Episode 1/6

Simon stands as a candidate in the local council election - and discovers Oliver is opposing him. Comedy, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
11:00am
Keep It in the Family
Downs and Ups
Season 1 Episode 1/6

1980s sitcom about the parents of two teenage daughters who want a place of their own. When a flat in the family home becomes empty, the girls move in

Rating: 2.3
11:30am
Keep It in the Family
One of Those Days
Season 1 Episode 2/6

This week Dudley gets behind with his work, and his boss turns up to find out what’s going on. Unfortunately Dudley is easily distracted

Rating: 2.3
12:00pm
Forces World

12:30pm
Forces News, Sport and Weather

1:00pm
Dogfights
P-51 Mustang
Season 2 Episode 11/18

Veteran pilots recall the success of the P-51 Mustang in the Second World War, when its combination of speed and combat range proved highly effective

Rating: 8.8
2:00pm
Secrets of War
Vietnam - Alpha Strike
Season 1 Episode 21/65

The air war over Vietnam, featuring covert US bases and President Johnson's daily target selection

Rating: 7.1
3:00pm
Flying Boats
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Made with unprecedented access, this titles offers a breath-taking film record of all the major aircraft types employed by the RAF. Ep1/3

3:30pm
Flying Boats
Season 1 Episode 2/3

Made with unprecedented access, this titles offers a breath-taking film record of all the major aircraft types employed by the RAF. Ep2/3.

4:00pm
Dogfights
Dogfights of Desert Storm
Season 2 Episode 12/18

Air combat in the first Gulf War, when American F-15 fighter pilots engaged Iraqi MiG-25s and the more advanced MiG-29s

Rating: 8.8
5:00pm
Forces World

5:30pm
Forces News, Sport and Weather

6:00pm
Goodnight Sweetheart
Accentuate the Positive
Season 6 Episode 10/10

Gary, his two wives and Ron get a shock as the war draws to a close. Nicholas Lyndhurst, Emma Amos and Elizabeth Carling star

Rating: 6.8
6:40pm
Goodnight Sweetheart
Rites of Passage
Season 1 Episode 1/6

A TV repairman discovers he can travel between the present and the Second World War - and finds romance in the past. First episode of the comedy, starring Nicholas Lyndhurst, Dervla Kirwan and Michelle Holmes

Rating: 6.8
7:20pm
Goodnight Sweetheart
Fools Rush In
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Gary ditches his sweatshirt and trainers to get himself suited and booted for a date with Phoebe. Comedy, starring Nicholas Lyndhurst and Dervla Kirwan

Rating: 6.8
8:00pm
Keep It in the Family
Downs and Ups
Season 1 Episode 1/6

1980s sitcom about the parents of two teenage daughters who want a place of their own. When a flat in the family home becomes empty, the girls move in

Rating: 2.3
8:30pm
Keep It in the Family
One of Those Days
Season 1 Episode 2/6

This week Dudley gets behind with his work, and his boss turns up to find out what’s going on. Unfortunately Dudley is easily distracted

Rating: 2.3
9:00pm
Miami Vice
Brother's Keeper - Part One
Season 1 Episode 1/23

Part one of two. Tubbs and Crockett realise there is a leak on the team when their efforts to catch a drug dealer are constantly thwarted

Rating: 5.2
10:00pm
V.
Liberation Day
Season 3 Episode 1/19

A year after the red dust was used to repel the Visitors, evil alien leader Diana escapes from custody, forcing Mike and Ham Tyler to give pursuit before she can reach a communication centre and contact the extraterrestrial fleet. Meanwhile hybrid-child Elizabeth Maxwell undergoes a peculiar transformation

11:00pm
Shelley
Brief Encounter
Season 6 Episode 6/6

Fran tells Shelley she won't take him back unless he sorts out his finances. Hywel Bennett stars

11:30pm
Shelley
Dry Dreams
Season 6 Episode 1/6

James' mother decides it's about time he got back together with Fran

12:00am
Never the Twain
A Winter's Tale
Season 9 Episode 7/7

The season of goodwill merely serves to intensify the rivalry between antique dealers Simon and Oliver. Comedy, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
12:30am
Never the Twain
X Marks the Spot
Season 10 Episode 1/6

Simon stands as a candidate in the local council election - and discovers Oliver is opposing him. Comedy, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
1:00am
Keep It in the Family
Downs and Ups
Season 1 Episode 1/6

1980s sitcom about the parents of two teenage daughters who want a place of their own. When a flat in the family home becomes empty, the girls move in

Rating: 2.3
1:30am
Keep It in the Family
One of Those Days
Season 1 Episode 2/6

This week Dudley gets behind with his work, and his boss turns up to find out what’s going on. Unfortunately Dudley is easily distracted

Rating: 2.3
2:00am
Shelley
Brief Encounter
Season 6 Episode 6/6

Fran tells Shelley she won't take him back unless he sorts out his finances. Hywel Bennett stars

2:30am
Shelley
Dry Dreams
Season 6 Episode 1/6

James' mother decides it's about time he got back together with Fran

3:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1
4:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1
5:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1

Thu 24 Oct

6:00am
Forces News, Sport and Weather

6:30am
Forces World

7:00am
Secrets of War
Vietnam - Hidden in Plain Sight
Season 1 Episode 22/65

The covert methods used by the Vietcong to foil the Americans, including hidden supply trails and underground cities. Narrated by Charlton Heston

Rating: 7.1
8:00am
Weapons at War
Lifeline from the Sky
Season 1 Episode 10/26

How troops, weapons and supplies delivered from transport planes can mean the difference between victory and defeat during a war

9:00am
Flying Boats
Season 1 Episode 3/3

Made with unprecedented access, this titles offers a breath-taking film record of all the major aircraft types employed by the RAF. Ep3/3.

9:30am
Early Jets
Season 1 Episode 1/3

The story of the Jet Age is given depth and perspective through a series of interviews with some of the test pilots who pushed back the frontiers of flight on a daily basis

10:00am
Never the Twain
SWALK
Season 10 Episode 2/6

Oliver is surprised when he finds out that Simon has a secret pen-pal. Comedy about two rival antique dealers, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
10:30am
Never the Twain
Who Wants to be a Millionaire
Season 10 Episode 3/6

Simon's dream of winning the football pools turns into a nightmare when his numbers come up. Comedy about two rival antique dealers, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
11:00am
Keep It in the Family
All Through the Night
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Jury Service and the sword of justice rests in the trembling hands of Dudley Rush - hands that have worked all night

Rating: 2.3
11:30am
Keep It in the Family
The Non-Mechanical Man
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Everything mechanical is going wrong in the Rush household

Rating: 2.3
12:00pm
Flying Through Time
ASW Orion Anti-submarine Planes
Season 1 Episode 26/26

American surveillance planes and their design, and the underrated role they play

Rating: 5
12:30pm
Forces News, Sport and Weather

1:00pm
Dogfights
Dogfights of Desert Storm
Season 2 Episode 12/18

Air combat in the first Gulf War, when American F-15 fighter pilots engaged Iraqi MiG-25s and the more advanced MiG-29s

Rating: 8.8
2:00pm
Secrets of War
Vietnam - Hidden in Plain Sight
Season 1 Episode 22/65

The covert methods used by the Vietcong to foil the Americans, including hidden supply trails and underground cities. Narrated by Charlton Heston

Rating: 7.1
3:00pm
Flying Boats
Season 1 Episode 3/3

Made with unprecedented access, this titles offers a breath-taking film record of all the major aircraft types employed by the RAF. Ep3/3.

3:30pm
Early Jets
Season 1 Episode 1/3

The story of the Jet Age is given depth and perspective through a series of interviews with some of the test pilots who pushed back the frontiers of flight on a daily basis

4:00pm
Dogfights
Tuskegee Airmen
Season 2 Episode 13/18

How the success of an all-black fighter squadron known as the Tuskegee Airmen helped to overcome racial prejudice

Rating: 8.8
5:00pm
Flying Through Time
ASW Orion Anti-submarine Planes
Season 1 Episode 26/26

American surveillance planes and their design, and the underrated role they play

Rating: 5
5:30pm
Forces News, Sport and Weather

6:00pm
Goodnight Sweetheart
Rites of Passage
Season 1 Episode 1/6

A TV repairman discovers he can travel between the present and the Second World War - and finds romance in the past. First episode of the comedy, starring Nicholas Lyndhurst, Dervla Kirwan and Michelle Holmes

Rating: 6.8
6:40pm
Goodnight Sweetheart
Fools Rush In
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Gary ditches his sweatshirt and trainers to get himself suited and booted for a date with Phoebe. Comedy, starring Nicholas Lyndhurst and Dervla Kirwan

Rating: 6.8
7:20pm
Goodnight Sweetheart
Is Your Journey Really Necessary?
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Gary spends the night in 1940 when he returns to warn Phoebe and Eric of an impending air raid, but is unsure how to explain his 'trip' to Yvonne. Time-travelling comedy, starring Nicholas Lyndhurst

Rating: 6.8
8:00pm
Keep It in the Family
All Through the Night
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Jury Service and the sword of justice rests in the trembling hands of Dudley Rush - hands that have worked all night

Rating: 2.3
8:30pm
Keep It in the Family
The Non-Mechanical Man
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Everything mechanical is going wrong in the Rush household

Rating: 2.3
9:00pm
Miami Vice
Brother's Keeper - Part Two
Season 1 Episode 2/23

Part two of two. The team continue their hunt despite the fact that they have a traitor in their midst

Rating: 5.2
10:00pm
V.
Dreadnaught
Season 3 Episode 2/19

Diana comes to believe that the red dust is no longer harmful to the Visitors and declares war on Earth once again. She activates her Triax weapon, intending to destroy Los Angeles and forcing the Resistance to send a captured alien mothership into battle to save the city - but victory looks set to come at a high price

11:00pm
Shelley
The Return of Shelley
Season 7 Episode 1/6


11:30pm
Shelley
In God We Trust
Season 7 Episode 2/6


12:00am
Never the Twain
SWALK
Season 10 Episode 2/6

Oliver is surprised when he finds out that Simon has a secret pen-pal. Comedy about two rival antique dealers, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
12:30am
Never the Twain
Who Wants to be a Millionaire
Season 10 Episode 3/6

Simon's dream of winning the football pools turns into a nightmare when his numbers come up. Comedy about two rival antique dealers, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
1:00am
Keep It in the Family
All Through the Night
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Jury Service and the sword of justice rests in the trembling hands of Dudley Rush - hands that have worked all night

Rating: 2.3
1:30am
Keep It in the Family
The Non-Mechanical Man
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Everything mechanical is going wrong in the Rush household

Rating: 2.3
2:00am
Shelley
The Return of Shelley
Season 7 Episode 1/6


2:30am
Shelley
In God We Trust
Season 7 Episode 2/6


3:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1
4:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1
5:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1

Fri 25 Oct

6:00am
Forces News, Sport and Weather

6:30am
The Tech Effect
Apollo 11
Season 1 Episode 2/7


7:00am
Secrets of War
World War One - Germany's Secret Gambles
Season 1 Episode 23/65

German use of sabotage, biological weapons and top-secret communication during the First World War

Rating: 7.1
8:00am
Weapons at War
Smart Bombs
Season 1 Episode 12/26

An insight into the developments in precision guidance which have revolutionised the strike-rate of the previously hit-and-miss bomb

9:00am
Early Jets
Season 1 Episode 2/3

The story of the Jet Age is given depth and perspective through a series of interviews with some of the test pilots who pushed back the frontiers of flight on a daily basis

9:30am
Early Jets
Season 1 Episode 3/3


10:00am
Never the Twain
Happy Holiday
Season 10 Episode 4/6

Simon and Oliver look forward to their weekend in the country, but it turns out to be one they'd rather forget. Comedy, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
10:30am
Never the Twain
There but for the Grace of God
Season 10 Episode 5/6

Oliver has a new accident-prone assistant in his antique shop, and Simon is unhappy when Aunt Eleanor offers his bed to an old schoolfriend who has fallen on hard times

Rating: 8.2
11:00am
Keep It in the Family
Some Enchanted Evening
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Dudley recalls the days when a film was considered obscene if the horse wasn’t wearing a saddle…and decides to take Muriel for an intimate dinner

Rating: 2.3
11:30am
Keep It in the Family
A Friend in Need
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Muriel is away for the weekend and Dudley goes out with an old friend from the North. They’re joined by two ‘escort service’ girls and Dudley finds himself in hot water

Rating: 2.3
12:00pm
The Tech Effect
Apollo 11
Season 1 Episode 2/7


12:30pm
Forces News, Sport and Weather

1:00pm
Dogfights
Tuskegee Airmen
Season 2 Episode 13/18

How the success of an all-black fighter squadron known as the Tuskegee Airmen helped to overcome racial prejudice

Rating: 8.8
2:00pm
Secrets of War
World War One - Germany's Secret Gambles
Season 1 Episode 23/65

German use of sabotage, biological weapons and top-secret communication during the First World War

Rating: 7.1
3:00pm
Early Jets
Season 1 Episode 2/3

The story of the Jet Age is given depth and perspective through a series of interviews with some of the test pilots who pushed back the frontiers of flight on a daily basis

3:30pm
Early Jets
Season 1 Episode 3/3


4:00pm
Dogfights
Mig Killers of Midway
Season 2 Episode 14/18

Veterans recall the USS Midway's battles with North Vietnamese MiGs

Rating: 8.8
5:00pm
The Tech Effect
Apollo 11
Season 1 Episode 2/7


5:30pm
Forces News, Sport and Weather

6:00pm
Goodnight Sweetheart
Fools Rush In
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Gary ditches his sweatshirt and trainers to get himself suited and booted for a date with Phoebe. Comedy, starring Nicholas Lyndhurst and Dervla Kirwan

Rating: 6.8
6:40pm
Goodnight Sweetheart
Is Your Journey Really Necessary?
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Gary spends the night in 1940 when he returns to warn Phoebe and Eric of an impending air raid, but is unsure how to explain his 'trip' to Yvonne. Time-travelling comedy, starring Nicholas Lyndhurst

Rating: 6.8
7:20pm
Goodnight Sweetheart
The More I See You
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Ron prints Gary's identity papers on the condition that he can visit 1940, and Phoebe finds herself homeless. Time-travelling comedy, starring Nicholas Lyndhurst and Dervla Kirwan

Rating: 6.8
8:00pm
Keep It in the Family
Some Enchanted Evening
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Dudley recalls the days when a film was considered obscene if the horse wasn’t wearing a saddle…and decides to take Muriel for an intimate dinner

Rating: 2.3
8:30pm
Keep It in the Family
A Friend in Need
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Muriel is away for the weekend and Dudley goes out with an old friend from the North. They’re joined by two ‘escort service’ girls and Dudley finds himself in hot water

Rating: 2.3
9:00pm
Tripper's Day
Games People Play
Season 1 Episode 3/6


9:30pm
Tripper's Day
Token of Esteem
Season 1 Episode 4/6


10:00pm
Shelley
Gainfully Employed
Season 1 Episode 3/4

The work-shy philosopher actually gets a job in a pub _ only to end up with a massive hangover. Hywel Bennett stars

10:30pm
Shelley
The Distaff Side
Season 1 Episode 4/4

James' financial worries take a back seat when he is confronted by the prospect of fatherhood

11:00pm
Men Behaving Badly
Alarms and Setbacks
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Dermot offers his body and Gary fixes up a burglar alarm in forlorn efforts to impress Deborah

Rating: 7.4
11:30pm
Men Behaving Badly
Animals
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Dorothy welcomes Gary's suggestion of an open relationship, while Dermot continues to woo Deborah

Rating: 7.4
12:00am
Never the Twain
Happy Holiday
Season 10 Episode 4/6

Simon and Oliver look forward to their weekend in the country, but it turns out to be one they'd rather forget. Comedy, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
12:30am
Never the Twain
There but for the Grace of God
Season 10 Episode 5/6

Oliver has a new accident-prone assistant in his antique shop, and Simon is unhappy when Aunt Eleanor offers his bed to an old schoolfriend who has fallen on hard times

Rating: 8.2
1:00am
Keep It in the Family
Some Enchanted Evening
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Dudley recalls the days when a film was considered obscene if the horse wasn’t wearing a saddle…and decides to take Muriel for an intimate dinner

Rating: 2.3
1:30am
Keep It in the Family
A Friend in Need
Season 1 Episode 6/6

Muriel is away for the weekend and Dudley goes out with an old friend from the North. They’re joined by two ‘escort service’ girls and Dudley finds himself in hot water

Rating: 2.3
2:00am
Men Behaving Badly
Alarms and Setbacks
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Dermot offers his body and Gary fixes up a burglar alarm in forlorn efforts to impress Deborah

Rating: 7.4
2:30am
Men Behaving Badly
Animals
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Dorothy welcomes Gary's suggestion of an open relationship, while Dermot continues to woo Deborah

Rating: 7.4
3:00am
Shelley
Gainfully Employed
Season 1 Episode 3/4

The work-shy philosopher actually gets a job in a pub _ only to end up with a massive hangover. Hywel Bennett stars

3:30am
Shelley
The Distaff Side
Season 1 Episode 4/4

James' financial worries take a back seat when he is confronted by the prospect of fatherhood

4:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1
5:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1

Sat 26 Oct

6:00am
The Tech Effect
Hiroshima
Season 1 Episode 4/

In this episode of The Tech Effect, we will profile the technology surrounding that fateful moment of the Hiroshima Bombing

6:30am
Weapons at War
Attack Helicopters
Season 1 Episode 4/26

How, from early testing in the 1950s to employment in Vietnam and beyond, the attack helicopter has proven to be the most elusive weapons platform ever

7:30am
Weapons at War
Battle Gear
Season 1 Episode 5/26

How, from grenades and pistols to flak jackets and night vision gear, engineers have sought to arm soldiers with maximum firepower and protection

8:30am
Never the Twain
Viva Espana
Season 11 Episode 1/6

When Ringo wins a holiday, Simon and Oliver are soon vying to accompany him. Comedy, with Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
9:00am
Never the Twain
The Best-Laid Plans
Season 11 Episode 2/6

Simon decides a celebration is in order when he and Oliver reach their tenth anniversary as neighbours. Comedy, with Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
9:30am
Get Some In!
Crush
Season 2 Episode 5/7

Marsh tries to get out of paying his debts to Leckie, and Richardson is horrified to learn that Mrs Fairfax is leaving for pastures new

Rating: 8.5
10:00am
Get Some In!
Complaints
Season 2 Episode 6/7

The recruits are fed up with the food being served up on base, but when they are put on cleaning duty, they discover the unpleasant truth. Guest starring Roy Kinnear

Rating: 8.5
10:30am
Bless This House
Another Lost Weekend
Season 2 Episode 4/12

Sid arranges a fishing weekend, blissfully unaware Jean's father is coming to stay. Classic family comedy, starring Sid James

Rating: 7
11:00am
Bless This House
Parents Should Be Seen and Not Heard
Season 2 Episode 5/12

Sid returns home from work to be greeted with Sally's shocking news. Family comedy, starring Sid James

Rating: 7
11:30am
Bless This House
Strangers in the Night
Season 2 Episode 6/12

Sid and Jean have a lively debate about the war. Vintage comedy, starring Sid James

Rating: 7
12:00pm
Bless This House
Get Me to the Match on Time
Season 2 Episode 7/12

Jean's sister visits, but she is not included in Sid's pre-arranged plans - and he is not about to alter them. Comedy, starring Sid James

Rating: 7
12:30pm
Bless This House
Wives and Lovers
Season 2 Episode 8/12

Jean spies on Sid when his bad timekeeping makes her suspicious of his activities. Seventies comedy, starring Sid James and Diana Coupland

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
Escape from Wedded Bliss
Season 1 Episode 12/24

The evil Princess Ardala threatens to destroy Earth unless Buck agrees to marry her. Sci-fi adventure, starring Gil Gerard and Pamela Hensley

Rating: 9.4
2:00pm
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
Cruise Ship to the Stars
Season 1 Episode 13/24

Buck boards a luxury yacht to protect a genetically perfect woman from a potential kidnapping

Rating: 9.4
3:00pm
Never the Twain
A New Lease of Life
Season 9 Episode 3/7

Simon begins to feel as though his life is passing far too quickly for his own good. Comedy about two rival antique dealers, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
3:30pm
Never the Twain
Aspects of Love
Season 9 Episode 4/7

Simon is suspected of having an affair with his doctor's wife, and Oliver looks set to become Aunt Eleanor's toy boy. Comedy, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
4:00pm
Never the Twain
Neighbours
Season 9 Episode 5/7

Simon decides to make peace with Oliver, but his rival doesn't look ready to co-operate. Comedy, with Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
4:30pm
Never the Twain
Bonjour Paris
Season 9 Episode 6/7

Simon and Oliver visit Paris for an international antiques fair, and find it as difficult as ever to get along cordially. Comedy, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
5:00pm
Never the Twain
A Winter's Tale
Season 9 Episode 7/7

The season of goodwill merely serves to intensify the rivalry between antique dealers Simon and Oliver. Comedy, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
5:30pm
Forces News, Sport and Weather

6:00pm
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
Escape from Wedded Bliss
Season 1 Episode 12/24

The evil Princess Ardala threatens to destroy Earth unless Buck agrees to marry her. Sci-fi adventure, starring Gil Gerard and Pamela Hensley

Rating: 9.4
7:00pm
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
Cruise Ship to the Stars
Season 1 Episode 13/24

Buck boards a luxury yacht to protect a genetically perfect woman from a potential kidnapping

Rating: 9.4
8:00pm
Never the Twain
Viva Espana
Season 11 Episode 1/6

When Ringo wins a holiday, Simon and Oliver are soon vying to accompany him. Comedy, with Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
8:30pm
Never the Twain
The Best-Laid Plans
Season 11 Episode 2/6

Simon decides a celebration is in order when he and Oliver reach their tenth anniversary as neighbours. Comedy, with Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
9:00pm
Shelley
Owed to the Electrician
Season 6 Episode 5/6

James questions his electricity bill, and is bemused by the official red-tape

9:35pm
Shelley
It Nearly Always Happens to Someone Else
Season 6 Episode 2/6

James thinks he's not concerned with material possessions - until they are stolen

10:05pm
Shelley
Of Cabbages and Kings
Season 6 Episode 3/6

James' philosophy about life with a vagrant causes trouble

10:40pm
Shelley
The Party
Season 6 Episode 4/6

The peace is disturbed by noise from a neighboring apartment - it appears there's a party going on

11:10pm
Shelley
Brief Encounter
Season 6 Episode 6/6

Fran tells Shelley she won't take him back unless he sorts out his finances. Hywel Bennett stars

11:40pm
Miami Vice
Brother's Keeper - Part One
Season 1 Episode 1/23

Part one of two. Tubbs and Crockett realise there is a leak on the team when their efforts to catch a drug dealer are constantly thwarted

Rating: 5.2
12:40am
Miami Vice
Brother's Keeper - Part Two
Season 1 Episode 2/23

Part two of two. The team continue their hunt despite the fact that they have a traitor in their midst

Rating: 5.2
1:40am
Lock N' Load with R Lee Ermey
Season 1 Episode 4/13

Gunny hits the skies in this episode in the classic Vietnam chopper, the Huey. Testing out the damage its .50 cal machine gun does firing at targets on the ground

1:40am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1
2:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1
3:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1
4:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1

Sun 27 Oct

6:00am
The Tech Effect
Pearl Harbour
Season 1 Episode 5/

In this episode, we look at how the Japanese use specialized technology to make their surprise attack on the U.S. fleet stationed at Pearl Harbor

6:30am
Weapons at War
Battleships
Season 2 Episode 25/

The history of weaponry throughout the ages - and what weapons will be in the future

7:30am
Weapons at War
Lifeline from the Sky
Season 1 Episode 10/26

How troops, weapons and supplies delivered from transport planes can mean the difference between victory and defeat during a war

8:30am
Tripper's Day
Games People Play
Season 1 Episode 3/6


9:00am
Tripper's Day
Token of Esteem
Season 1 Episode 4/6


9:30am
Get Some In!
Rugby
Season 2 Episode 7/7

Richardson volunteers to join the RAF rugby team, Marsh spots an opportunity to ingratiate himself with the officers, and Leckie encourages the recruits to show more aggression

Rating: 8.5
10:00am
Get Some In!
Erks
Season 3 Episode 1/6

Marsh is promised promotion if the recruits can win a contest between flights, and Jakey is suspicious when news comes in that Grant is not long for this world

Rating: 8.5
10:30am
Bless This House
Never Again on Sunday
Season 2 Episode 9/12

Jean is delighted when Sid actually agrees with her for once, but their plans for the day end in disaster. Comedy, starring Sid James

Rating: 7
11:00am
Bless This House
People in Glass Houses
Season 2 Episode 10/12

Sid agrees to buy Mike whatever he wants for his birthday - but is shocked by his request. Vintage comedy, starring Sid James

Rating: 7
11:30am
Bless This House
A Rolls By Any Other Name
Season 2 Episode 11/12

Sid gets in a flap when he learns his employer is planning to visit him at home. Family comedy, starring Sid James and Diana Coupland

Rating: 7
12:00pm
Bless This House
It Comes to Us All in the End
Season 3 Episode 1/12

A death in the family causes problems for Sid. Comedy, starring Diana Coupland

Rating: 7
12:30pm
Bless This House
Tea for Two and Four for Tea
Season 3 Episode 2/12

Sid and Jean become worried about their lovesick son, and invite the object of his affections to tea

Rating: 7
1:00pm
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
Space Vampire
Season 1 Episode 14/24

Buck has trouble convincing everyone of the existence of a strange creature that drains the soul from its victims - until the evil being targets Wilma

Rating: 9.4
2:00pm
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
Happy Birthday, Buck
Season 1 Episode 15/24

An assassin threatens to ruin the surprise party celebrations for Buck's 534th birthday

Rating: 9.4
3:00pm
Never the Twain
X Marks the Spot
Season 10 Episode 1/6

Simon stands as a candidate in the local council election - and discovers Oliver is opposing him. Comedy, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
3:30pm
Never the Twain
SWALK
Season 10 Episode 2/6

Oliver is surprised when he finds out that Simon has a secret pen-pal. Comedy about two rival antique dealers, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
4:00pm
Never the Twain
Who Wants to be a Millionaire
Season 10 Episode 3/6

Simon's dream of winning the football pools turns into a nightmare when his numbers come up. Comedy about two rival antique dealers, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
4:30pm
Never the Twain
Happy Holiday
Season 10 Episode 4/6

Simon and Oliver look forward to their weekend in the country, but it turns out to be one they'd rather forget. Comedy, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
5:00pm
Never the Twain
There but for the Grace of God
Season 10 Episode 5/6

Oliver has a new accident-prone assistant in his antique shop, and Simon is unhappy when Aunt Eleanor offers his bed to an old schoolfriend who has fallen on hard times

Rating: 8.2
5:30pm
Forces News, Sport and Weather

6:00pm
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
Space Vampire
Season 1 Episode 14/24

Buck has trouble convincing everyone of the existence of a strange creature that drains the soul from its victims - until the evil being targets Wilma

Rating: 9.4
7:00pm
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
Happy Birthday, Buck
Season 1 Episode 15/24

An assassin threatens to ruin the surprise party celebrations for Buck's 534th birthday

Rating: 9.4
8:00pm
Tripper's Day
Games People Play
Season 1 Episode 3/6


8:30pm
Tripper's Day
Token of Esteem
Season 1 Episode 4/6


9:00pm
Shelley
Dry Dreams
Season 6 Episode 1/6

James' mother decides it's about time he got back together with Fran

9:35pm
Shelley
The Return of Shelley
Season 7 Episode 1/6


10:05pm
Shelley
In God We Trust
Season 7 Episode 2/6


10:40pm
Men Behaving Badly
Alarms and Setbacks
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Dermot offers his body and Gary fixes up a burglar alarm in forlorn efforts to impress Deborah

Rating: 7.4
11:10pm
Men Behaving Badly
Animals
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Dorothy welcomes Gary's suggestion of an open relationship, while Dermot continues to woo Deborah

Rating: 7.4
11:40pm
V.
The Final Battle - Part Two
Season 2 Episode 2/3

The Visitors attack the Resistance hideout, but the plucky band of freedom fighters manage to hold out against the invaders. After an attempt on Diana's life, the aliens move a large number of prisoners to Earth, and Donovan is forced to make a potentially momentous decision. Starring Marc Singer and Jane Badler

1:30am
V.
The Final Battle - Part Three
Season 2 Episode 3/3

Donovan gives himself up to the Visitors in order to save his son. Diana learns that her colleagues are plotting against her and tries to manipulate the leader to ensure her safety. Julie performs tests on Willie in an attempt to develop a biological weapon against the aliens, which the Resistance use in the hopes of defeating them for ever

3:15am
V.
Liberation Day
Season 3 Episode 1/19

A year after the red dust was used to repel the Visitors, evil alien leader Diana escapes from custody, forcing Mike and Ham Tyler to give pursuit before she can reach a communication centre and contact the extraterrestrial fleet. Meanwhile hybrid-child Elizabeth Maxwell undergoes a peculiar transformation

4:10am
V.
Dreadnaught
Season 3 Episode 2/19

Diana comes to believe that the red dust is no longer harmful to the Visitors and declares war on Earth once again. She activates her Triax weapon, intending to destroy Los Angeles and forcing the Resistance to send a captured alien mothership into battle to save the city - but victory looks set to come at a high price

5:05am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1

Mon 28 Oct

6:00am
Forces News, Sport and Weather

6:30am
The Tech Effect
Chicago Fire
Season 1 Episode 2/


7:00am
Secrets of War
Super Guns
Season 1 Episode 24/65

The development of superguns, from Germany's Big Bertha to Iraq's secret Project Babylon

Rating: 7.1
8:00am
Weapons at War
Destroyers
Season 2 Episode 16/


9:00am
Great Ships
The Ocean Liners
Season 1 Episode 1/

Ocean Liners, The

10:00am
Never the Twain
A Car by Any Other Name
Season 10 Episode 6/6

Simon and Oliver find themselves on the wrong side of the law when they set off on a joyride in the vicar's Bentley. Comedy, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
10:30am
Never the Twain
Viva Espana
Season 11 Episode 1/6

When Ringo wins a holiday, Simon and Oliver are soon vying to accompany him. Comedy, with Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
11:00am
Keep It in the Family
Phoney Business
Season 2 Episode 1/7

1980s comedy. Dudley finds himself with £75,000 in the bank and a broken toe

Rating: 2.3
11:30am
Keep It in the Family
Home Is Where the Heat Is
Season 2 Episode 2/7

1980s comedy. Dudley plays detective when his daughter’s handbag is stolen and his boss finds himself in a supporting role as Sergeant Thick

Rating: 2.3
12:00pm
The Forces Sports Show

12:30pm
Forces News, Sport and Weather

1:00pm
Dogfights
Mig Killers of Midway
Season 2 Episode 14/18

Veterans recall the USS Midway's battles with North Vietnamese MiGs

Rating: 8.8
2:00pm
Secrets of War
Super Guns
Season 1 Episode 24/65

The development of superguns, from Germany's Big Bertha to Iraq's secret Project Babylon

Rating: 7.1
3:00pm
Great Ships
The Ocean Liners
Season 1 Episode 1/

Ocean Liners, The

4:00pm
Dogfights
Supersonic
Season 2 Episode 15/18

From piston-driven planes to high-performance jets like the F-86 Sabre and the F4 Phantom, veteran pilots describe the way speed is the key advantage in an aerial dogfight

Rating: 8.8
5:00pm
The Forces Sports Show

5:30pm
Forces News, Sport and Weather

6:00pm
Goodnight Sweetheart
Is Your Journey Really Necessary?
Season 1 Episode 3/6

Gary spends the night in 1940 when he returns to warn Phoebe and Eric of an impending air raid, but is unsure how to explain his 'trip' to Yvonne. Time-travelling comedy, starring Nicholas Lyndhurst

Rating: 6.8
6:40pm
Goodnight Sweetheart
The More I See You
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Ron prints Gary's identity papers on the condition that he can visit 1940, and Phoebe finds herself homeless. Time-travelling comedy, starring Nicholas Lyndhurst and Dervla Kirwan

Rating: 6.8
7:20pm
Goodnight Sweetheart
I Get Along Without You Very Well
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Gary resolves to end his excursions back to the 1940s and spend more time with Yvonne - then realises he might have married Phoebe and returns to discover the truth. Starring Nicholas Lyndhurst, Michelle Holmes and Dervla Kirwan

Rating: 6.8
8:00pm
Keep It in the Family
Phoney Business
Season 2 Episode 1/7

1980s comedy. Dudley finds himself with £75,000 in the bank and a broken toe

Rating: 2.3
8:30pm
Keep It in the Family
Home Is Where the Heat Is
Season 2 Episode 2/7

1980s comedy. Dudley plays detective when his daughter’s handbag is stolen and his boss finds himself in a supporting role as Sergeant Thick

Rating: 2.3
9:00pm
Miami Vice
Heart of Darkness
Season 1 Episode 3/23

Crockett and Tubbs work with an undercover FBI agent in an attempt to trap porn baron Al Margolis. Stylish cop drama, with Don Johnson and Philip Michael Thomas

Rating: 5.2
10:00pm
V.
Breakout
Season 3 Episode 3/19

Mike and Ham are captured by the Visitors and imprisoned in a work camp, while Diana strives to locate the Starchild. Sci-fi drama with Marc Singer and Michael Ironside

11:00pm
Shelley
Emergency Ward 9
Season 7 Episode 3/6


11:30pm
Shelley
One of Those Nights
Season 7 Episode 4/6


12:00am
Never the Twain
A Car by Any Other Name
Season 10 Episode 6/6

Simon and Oliver find themselves on the wrong side of the law when they set off on a joyride in the vicar's Bentley. Comedy, starring Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
12:30am
Never the Twain
Viva Espana
Season 11 Episode 1/6

When Ringo wins a holiday, Simon and Oliver are soon vying to accompany him. Comedy, with Donald Sinden and Windsor Davies

Rating: 8.2
1:00am
Keep It in the Family
Phoney Business
Season 2 Episode 1/7

1980s comedy. Dudley finds himself with £75,000 in the bank and a broken toe

Rating: 2.3
1:30am
Keep It in the Family
Home Is Where the Heat Is
Season 2 Episode 2/7

1980s comedy. Dudley plays detective when his daughter’s handbag is stolen and his boss finds himself in a supporting role as Sergeant Thick

Rating: 2.3
2:00am
Shelley
Emergency Ward 9
Season 7 Episode 3/6


2:30am
Shelley
One of Those Nights
Season 7 Episode 4/6


3:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1
4:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1
5:00am
The Forces 500
The Forces 500: Back-to-Back Music!

Rating: 1