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Sat 22 Jan

1:50am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.2
6:40am
The Dengineers
Highlights
Season 5 Episode 13/15

Joe and Meryl look back at all the amazing dens built throughout the fifth series and reminisce about the great kids, the tense surprises and the big reveals
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 9.5
7:10am
All Over the Place
All Over the Place: UK
Season 10 Episode 15/15

A playlist of the best songs from the programme
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.5
7:40am
Blue Peter
Champions of Magic Live!
Long-running children's magazine programme
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.2
8:05am
Deadly 60
Venezuela
Season 3 Episode 14/26

Steve Backshall explores dangerous wildlife in Venezuela, including green anacondas, vampire bats and scolopendras - giant venomous centipedes
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.6
8:35am
Malory Towers
The Push
Season 1 Episode 8/13

When Sally is taken seriously ill, Darrell blames herself and resorts to desperate measures to find a doctor. Meanwhile, Alicia inspires anarchy in the dorm
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5
9:00am
Malory Towers
The Letter
Season 1 Episode 9/13

Sally's family secrets are about to be revealed when her mother arrives at Malory Towers. Meanwhile, Darrell's meddling causes problems for Miss Potts
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5
9:30am
Film Swallows and Amazons (2016)
Four siblings on holiday in the Lake District discover an island, only to find another group of children have laid claim to it. The rivalry that ensues between the two factions must be put aside when a bigger and more dangerous challenge presents itself. Period drama based on Arthur Ransome's classic novel, starring Rafe Spall, Kelly Macdonald and Andrew Scott
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.8
11:00am
Britain's Lost Waterlands: Escape to Swallows and Amazons Country
Presenters Dick Strawbridge and Professor Alice Roberts explore the British landscapes that inspired children's author Arthur Ransome to write his famous series Swallows and Amazons. Strawbridge uses vintage boats to investigate three iconic waterlands - the Lake District, the Norfolk broads, and the Suffolk coastline - while Roberts takes a look at the shore lines
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.8
12:00pm
The Hairy Bikers' Northern Exposure
Poland
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Si King and Dave Myers circumnavigate the Baltic Sea in search of the most exciting food in Europe, beginning with Poland. They create sausages in the countryside with a family who have been making them for generations. The bikers also visit the home of Copernicus, the astronomer who changed the way stargazers look at the universe. There are poignant moments when they visit the Treblinka Extermination Camp, and hailing from ship building communities, Si and Dave are keen to visit the great shipyards of Gdansk to honour the men and women who stood up to the Soviet regime
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.1
1:00pm
Kelvin's Big Farming Adventure
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Documentary following Kelvin Fletcher as he attempts to set up his own 120-acre farm on the edge of the Peak District, despite having no agricultural experience. The series opens one month in, where the list of jobs is mounting and stress levels are rising. Before investing in their own livestock, Kelvin and his wife Liz get some hands-on experience with a helpful neighbour's flock of sheep, but the harsh realities of animal husbandry soon hit home
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.8
1:30pm
Live International Bowls
Bowls: World Indoor Championships 2022
Rishi Persad presents live coverage of the World Indoor Championships from Potters Resort in Hopton-on-Sea in Norfolk, featuring the open singles semi-finals. David Corkill and John Price are in the commentary box to provide expert analysis
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.3
5:00pm
Flog It!
University of Nottingham
Season 16

Michael Baggott and Charles Hanson assess items brought in to the Trent Building at the University of Nottingham, while Paul Martin visits the Ruddington Framework Knitters Museum
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.6
6:00pm
Hairy Bikers: Route 66
Season 1 Episode 1/6

Dave Myers and Si King embark on a 2,000-mile journey along the famous American road, taking them through eight different states, each with their own history, flavours and people. They begin by learning about Chicago's meatpacking industry, before moving on to small-town American, where they spend time with the Amish community, cooking together and learning about their different way of life. Their first leg ends in St Louis, where they try 'concrete custard' - a treat so rich and thick it has to be served upside down
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.3
7:00pm
My Hero
My Comedy Hero: Miranda Hart on Eric Morecambe
Season 1 Episode 1/3

The comedy actress pays tribute to Eric Morecambe, telling his story by retracing his steps, visiting the places he appeared with partner Ernie Wise, meeting people who knew him and introducing the performances that made her want to enter the comedy world. The journey takes her across Britain, from Wales - where she talks to writer Eddie Braben, the man behind many of Eric and Ernie's most famous TV moments - to the Essex studio of the artist who painted the entertainer at the height of his fame
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.4
8:00pm
The Perfect Morecambe & Wise
Season 1 Episode 3/9

In another selection of classic sketches and routines from the comedy duo's shows, Eric and Ernie give their take on the 1970s American cop series Starsky & Hutch and have a run-in with Henry Cooper. Cliff Richard visits the flat and is persuaded to join them in a musical number, while Eric loses his voice. Featuring music by Small Faces, who perform All or Nothing
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.6
8:30pm
Dolly Parton at the BBC
A selection of archive appearances by the country superstar on the BBC, including performances of Jolene, 9 to 5, Islands in the Stream and Here You Come Again. This collection showcases the enduring songwriting talents and sense of humour that first made Dolly's name back in the 1970s
(Subtitles)

9:30pm
Dolly Parton - Here I Am
An intimate portrait of the acclaimed songwriter, which invites viewers to get to know the real Dolly Parton, the woman behind the global phenomenon. The feature-length documentary, directed by Francis Whately, takes the audience on a musical journey through some of her greatest songs, including The Bridge, I Will Always Love You, and 9 To 5. Cameras also capture Dolly celebrating the 50th anniversary of her very first performance at the Grand Ole Opry, and features unprecedented access to the singer herself, as well as collaborators from throughout her career
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

11:00pm
Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Opry
Highlights from the singer's performance to celebrate 50 years as a member of the Grand Ole Opry, recorded in Nashville in October 2019. Featuring hits including Jolene, 9 to 5, Coat of Many Colours and I Will Always Love You, as well as appearances by Lady A, Emmylou Harris and Hank Williams Jr
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 1.4
12:15am
Glastonbury 2014
Dolly Parton @ Glastonbury 2014
The country singer's complete set on the Pyramid stage at Worthy Farm in the now-traditional legends spot on Sunday afternoon, featuring Jolene, Coat of Many Colours, 9 to 5, Islands in the Stream and I Will Always Love You
(Repeat)

Rating: 0.6
1:25am
Film Personal Shopper (2016)
While recovering from the untimely death of her 27-year-old twin brother, Paris-based fashionista and medium Maureen is asked to search for his presence in the house his girlfriend is now trying to sell. The siblings had earlier made a pact that whoever died first would reveal a sign to the other and though unable to detect anything particularly unusual in the property, Maureen starts to get text messages from an unknown source. Psychological thriller, starring Kristen Stewart, Lars Eidinger and Nora Waldstatten
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.7
3:05am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.2

Sun 23 Jan

6:35am
A to Z of TV Gardening
Letter U
Season 1 Episode 21/25

Carol Kirkwood looks at subjects beginning with the letter U, continuing her alphabetical journey through the world of horticulture. Along the way, she gets inspiration and advice from some of the BBC's most popular gardening presenters
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.3
7:20am
Christine's Garden
Season 2 Episode 3/6

As June arrives, Christine digs over her beds in preparation for summer. However, with a hose-pipe ban already in place, she needs to come up with a way of keeping her garden alive. The horticulturist also heads north for a mass planting day along an old steam train line
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 9
7:50am
Life in a Cottage Garden with Carol Klein
High Summer
Season 1 Episode 4/6

In July and August, the horticulturist deadheads the roses and stakes plants to help keep the garden looking its best during the summer months, and savours the full blooms of geraniums and lilies. She creates colourful borders using cannas, ginger and dahlias, before visiting her local beach, Braunton Burrows, to seek out native sea holly, which she hopes to grow herself
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.6
8:20am
Countryfile
Bristol's Last Farm
Season 2022 Episode 3/52

Matt Baker and Charlotte Smith visit the last traditional farm in the Bristol postcode to meet a farmer fighting to maintain a connection with the local community she feeds. On his Cotswolds farm, Adam Henson is keeping the peace between two testosterone-fuelled rams, and Charlotte also investigates whether cuts to rural youth work are putting youngsters at risk of criminal exploitation
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.8
9:15am
Monty Don's Japanese Gardens
Season 1 Episode 1/2

The first of two programmes in which Monty travels to Japan in spring to explore different aspects of the nation's gardens. Amidst the cherry blossoms, he begins his journey by visiting the earliest surviving boating garden of the Heian period. He also looks at the rolling green moss of a Buddhist garden and learns the secrets of creating a Zen landscape before visiting an unconventional garden created by a modern design legend. The presenter also learns about the art of Japanese stonemasonry, the famous tea ceremonies and receives a lesson in the delicate art of traditional flower arranging
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9
10:15am
Saturday Kitchen Best Bites
23/01/2022
Matt Tebbutt takes a look back at some of his favourite recipes and best moments from the programme
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.5
11:45am
Rick Stein's Cornwall
Season 2 Episode 6/15

The chef heads out from Newquay to catch Cornish king crab, then goes to Bodmin Moor to meet explorer Robin Hanbury-Tenison to find out a rewilding project on his farm for which his son Merlin has recently introduced a pair of wild beavers
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6
12:15pm
Match of the Day Live
MOTD Live: Women's Super League
Brighton & Hove Albion v Chelsea (Kick-off 12.30pm). All the action from the top-flight clash at Broadfield Stadium. Chelsea are aiming to retain the title they claimed last season, while the Seagulls are looking to improve on their best-ever finish of sixth place in the previous campaign
(Subtitles)

Rating: 7.4
2:40pm
Live International Bowls
Bowls: World Indoor Championships 2022
Live coverage of the World Indoor Championships from Potters Resort in Hopton-on-Sea in Norfolk, featuring the open singles final. David Corkill and John Price are in the commentary box to provide expert analysis
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4.3
5:15pm
Flog It!
University of Nottingham
Season 16 Episode 56/60

Antiques experts Caroline Hawley and Michael Baggott find objects at the University of Nottingham to take off to auction. Caroline comes across a jacket worn by Nottingham-born Olympic ice skater Jayne Torvill, and Michael gets excited by a 17th-century Bible that is hiding a secret. Host Paul Martin travels to north Nottinghamshire to visit the Portland Collection, which is one of the largest aristocratic art collections in Britain
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.6
6:00pm
Earth's Tropical Islands
Hawaii: Earth's Tropical Islands
Season 1 Episode 3/3

A journey across Hawaii's varied islands, discovering how they were formed and the incredible variety of wildlife that thrives there, including waterfall-climbing fish, carnivorous caterpillars and Laysan albatrosses. From newly formed lava fields to lush jungles and vibrant coral reefs, these diverse and beautiful islands have it all
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6.6
7:00pm
Antiques Roadshow
Castle Ward 2
Season 42 Episode 17/

Fiona Bruce pays a return visit to Castle Ward in Co Down, delving into the story of scientist, author and astronomer Mary Ward, who lived in the mansion in the 19th century. Items assessed by the team include two sculptures made out of ostrich eggs and a watch designed for astronauts to wear on the Moon, while military expert Robert Tilney unearths some top secret D-Day plans
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.9
8:00pm
Ski Sunday
23/01/2022
Action from Kitzbuehel, home of the infamous Hahnenkamm downhill - a race with history and danger in equal measure and the one that skiers arguably want to win more than the Olympics. Plus, British Olympian James Woods catches up with Italian skier Markus Eder
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.5
9:00pm
The Caribbean with Andi and Miquita
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Andi Oliver and her daughter Miquita visit the region to see the changing West Indies from the perspective of two generations, with stops in Antigua, Barbuda and Barbados. They begin by reconnecting with their family in Antigua, and meet fellow black Brits who have given up life in London and made the move to the Caribbean. The pair also explore Antigua's sister island of Barbuda to find out why it remains wild, sparsely populated and virtually untouched by development or tourism
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 9.6
10:00pm
Paula McIntyre's Burns Night Banquet
The chef recreates a selection of dishes from a banquet held in 1859 at held in Belfast's Music Hall to commemorate the centenary of the birth of Scotland's most famous bard. Paula will be cooking for 12 guests in the beautiful surroundings of Montalto House, near Ballynahinch, and joined by food historian Annie Gray and Ulster-Scots broadcaster and blogger Mark Thompson. The menu includes chicken and almond soup, haggis, oyster Vol-au-Vent, turkey with truffles, a strawberry tartlet and an apple meringue
(Subtitles)

10:40pm
The Narrow Sea, the Farther Shore with Phil Cunningham
Season 1 Episode 1/2

Part one of two. Acclaimed Scottish musician Phil Cunningham returns to Northern Ireland on a coastal odyssey to create a new composition inspired by the age-old ties between Ulster and Scotland. From coastal rowers and fishermen to historians, poets and musicians, the people he meets along the way share their stories, helping Phil get a real sense of the complex human connections that have helped shape life of both sides of the North Channel since ancient times
(Subtitles)

11:40pm
Sunday Politics Northern Ireland
23/01/2022
Mark Carruthers looks at the political developments of the week and questions policy-makers on the key issues
(Subtitles)

Rating: 0.9
12:10am
Weather Watchers with Barra Best
23/01/2022
The weather presenter and journalist examines how climate shapes everyone's lives and looks at the activities that it enables people to participate in
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

12:25am
See Hear
Deaf, Little and Loud
Season 41 Episode 12/16

A unique look at the importance of access to sign language at an early age by rigging cameras in a classroom with deaf children, observed by two deaf experts - Dr Kate Rowley and Dr Patrick Rosenburg. Presented by Radha Starr. With voiceover
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 5.2
12:55am
Question Time
20/01/2022
Fiona Bruce chairs the topical debate, inviting a panel of politicians and other guests in St Andrews to answer questions from an invited audience on subjects that have made the headlines over the past week
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 4.2
1:55am
Holby City
Season 23 Episode 40/50

Jac implores Eli to perform risky surgery on her, a move that would compromise his ethics. Will he let his heart rule his head? The demands of working on AAU leave Fletch seriously considering Regina's job offer, and Dom is inspired by Sacha's research project when he reconnects with patient Flo, who needs further treatment
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 3.9
2:35am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.2

Mon 24 Jan

6:30am
The Farmers' Country Showdown
Staffordshire County Show, Pigs and Cattle
Season 6 Episode 15/20

Peter, now in his twenties, last competed at the Staffordshire County Show when he was 14. Having balanced university with work on the family farm in the Peak District, he is back hoping his prized Berkshire pigs can garner rosettes. Dedicated farming couple Lianne and Mark are working hard to grow their pedigree herd of south Devon cattle on rented land near Leek in Staffordshire. They're focused on giving their cows the ultimate beauty treatment so they shine in the show ring. Narrated by Denis Lawson
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 3
7:15am
Antiques Road Trip
Season 24 Episode 15/25

The final leg of their trip finds Roo Irvine and Steven Moore making their way across Lancashire and Cumbria. While out perusing, Roo sniffs out a pair of mother-of-pearl scent bottles and Steven plays his hand with a Chinese gaming compendium. The experts also learn the legend of the killing of the last top predator in the country and learn how Sir James Ramsden turned a farming village into one of the top industrial towns of the 19th century
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.4
8:00am
Inside the Factory
Leather Boots
Season 6 Episode 6/10

Gregg Wallace visits a factory tucked away in the village of Wollaston, Northamptonshire, that has been a key player in the boot making business for 120 years, producing boots for policemen and pop stars alike, and follows every step of production of a pair of Dr Martens original 1460 leather boots. Cherry Healey gets to grips with the speedy machines that use 350 metres of yarn to make a single pair of shoe laces, while historian Ruth Goodman reveals the story of a British shoemaker that elevated ladies' shoes from risqué music hall performers of the 19th century to gracing the feet of the Queen of England
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 2.3
9:00am
BBC News at 9
24/01/2022
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3
10:00am
BBC News
24/01/2022
The latest national and international stories as they break
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.2
12:15pm
Politics Live
24/01/2022
The latest stories from Westminster and beyond
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3
1:00pm
Ready Steady Cook
Season 1 Episode 1/20

Rylan hosts the culinary duel in which two chefs create a meal in 20 minutes using ingredients brought in by the contestants helping them. Here, Rylan unveils the new kitchen and introduces chefs Anna Haugh and Mike Reid, who are joined by Falkirk couple Gemma and Brian
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 1.4
1:45pm
Eggheads
Season 21 Episode 3/40

Jeremy Vine hosts the quiz in which the winners of famous game shows work as a team to tackle a new set of challengers hoping to win a cash prize
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.2
2:15pm
The House That £100K Built
Alistair & Karen
Season 3 Episode 1/6

Journalist and curator Kieran Long and architect Piers Taylor visit Co Antrim to follow the progress of Alistair and Karen, who are hoping that building their dream home will be the key to a mortgage-free life. Kieran and Piers hunt out ingenious ways to improve the couple's design so that they can get the best possible house on their budget
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 2.8
3:15pm
Back in Time for the Factory
Season 1 Episode 1/5

Fifty years ago, 34 per cent of the British population worked in manufacturing. Factories mostly employed women, who made an array of clothes and household items that were sold all over the world. Alex Jones presents this documentary in which a group of modern workers go back in time to learn what life was like for women through the 1960s to the 1980s. They start in a re-creation of 1968, when the bulk of high street clothes were made in the UK. The reality of the production line is a rude awakening for many - long monotonous hours with short breaks and few distractions - a situation made even worse when they open their pay packets
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 0.5
4:15pm
Tennis: Australian Open
Tennis: Australian Open Highlights 2022
Kat Downes presents action from day eight of the opening Grand Slam event of the season, featuring the concluding fourth-round matches at Melbourne Park
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.9
5:15pm
Flog It!
Kingston-upon-Hull 2
Season 17 Episode 28/40

At the City Hall in Kingston upon Hull, antiques experts Caroline Hawley and David Harper hunt for objects to take to auction. Caroline is entertained by the story behind some Laurel and Hardy autographs and David is gripped by a collection of postcards between young lovers from the Edwardian era. Presenter Paul Martin talks to playwright James Graham about the legacy of Hull's year as the UK's City of Culture
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.6
6:00pm
Richard Osman's House of Games
Season 4 Episode 16/100

Mark Billingham, Neil Delamere, AJ Odudu and Lucy Porter test their general knowledge skills in a variety of trivia-based games across the week
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.6
6:30pm
Great Coastal Railway Journeys
Dunbar to Edinburgh
Season 1 Episode 1/25

Michael Portillo travels around the British Isles by train, immersing himself in the magnificent scenery of the nation's coastal regions. Meeting locals, he discovers passion and pride in their history, culture and identity, and seeks to understand the challenges each region faces today. He begins at Siccar Point in Berwickshire, which was the site of an extraordinary 18th-century discovery and is a place of pilgrimage for earth scientists from across the world
(New Series) (Subtitles) (Audio Described)

7:00pm
Tom Kerridge's Fresh Start
Be Healthy
Season 1 Episode 4/6

For the fourth stage of his challenge, the Michelin starred chef shifts his focus onto the health of the eight families, and demonstrates ways that the families can incorporate more fruit and vegetables into their diets. Tom shares a series of healthy recipes packed full of goodness, including spicy beef lettuce cups, a stir fry, and banana choc-ices. Tom also pays a visit to the Loveday family at their home in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, where he helps Tim and his wife Claire cook his Russian Salad, and challenges them to only eat vegetarian meals for a whole week
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 2.3
7:30pm
Mastermind
Season 19 Episode 20/31

Clive Myrie invites four contestants to brave the black chair to answer questions on the specialist subjects of the films of Tom Hanks, Sir Edward Elgar, Bess of Hardwick, and Bjork, before they are tested on their general knowledge
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5
8:00pm
Only Connect
The Final
Season 17 Episode 28/28

Victoria Coren Mitchell asks the questions in the final of the quiz, with two teams battling it out to succeed last year's winners the Puzzle Hunters and be named champions. The contestants must use patience, lateral thinking and sheer inspiration to make connections between groups of four things that may at first appear not to be linked, with one set of clues asking what links Nineteen Eighty-Four, World Snooker Championships [usually], Home-Thoughts, From Abroad, and the tax year
(New Series) (Subtitles)

Rating: 9.6
8:30pm
University Challenge
Season 28 Episode 27/37

In the third of the quarter-finals, two teams of four students compete to make it to the next stage of the competition as they try to win two matches and progress to the semi-finals. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.1
9:00pm
The Nilsen Files
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Michael Ogden re-examines the case of Dennis Nilsen, convicted in 1983 for the murders of six young men and boys. Focusing on the lives of the victims, he asks why they remain just a footnote 40 years on, exploring not just who they were, but also how homophobic attitudes at the time allowed their disappearance and murders to be overlooked
(New Series) (Subtitles) (Audio Described)

10:00pm
Ar an Sliabh
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Life gets busier at Glenmalure Lodge as it is prepared for re-opening, while Séamus attempts to get his sheep back up the Mourne Mountains to pasture, but the flock is not behaving. The Mac Cormaics get back to their routine and the daily commute over the Wicklow Mountains, while members of the Ciorcal Comhrá in Slieve Aughty are delighted to meet up for the first time following their vaccinations. In Irish
(Subtitles)

10:30pm
Newsnight
24/01/2022
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Kirsty Wark
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4
11:10pm
Weather
24/01/2022
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.5
11:15pm
NIFL Premiership Highlights
24/01/2022
Nicola McCarthy presents highlights and analysis from the latest Irish Premiership football action, including Larne v Cliftonville and Linfield v Glenavon
(Subtitles)

11:45pm
Couples Therapy
Season 1 Episode 3/9

The couples continue their weekly relationship counselling sessions with Dr Orna Guralnik, with a recent fight between Lauren and Sarah revealing underlying power dynamics
(Subtitles)

Rating: 0.5
12:10am
Sold: Sex Slaves Next Door
In every corner of the UK, women and girls are being kept as slaves and sold for sex, with many trafficked into the country from Romania. With police struggling to stop this business, Jean Mackenzie heads into Romania's underworld to expose how it all begins. As she meets the girls being bought and sold, she uncovers the shocking secrets of this ruthless trade
(Subtitles)

1:00am
Digging for Britain
Season 9 Episode 3/6

Alice Roberts visits the north of Britain to look at the most fascinating archaeology uncovered in the region over the course of 2021. In North Yorkshire, a team of community volunteers are digging down beneath Richmond Castle. On the northern tip of the Orkney Islands, the dig diary cameras are present to witness archaeologists racing to unearth rare discoveries from an endangered Neolithic tomb before it erodes into the sea. And 10 miles east of Edinburgh, volunteers are hunting for evidence of Scotland's oldest railway
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.8
2:00am
Rick Stein's Cornwall
Season 2 Episode 1/15

The return of the programme in which the chef champions the food, history, music, art and culture of the county, beginning by reflecting on his early days running a nightclub in Padstow. He goes for a bracing dip in Bude's sea pool, while in Sennen Cove off Land's End, Rick braves the notoriously wild Atlantic waters to learn about the ancient fishing method of handlining
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6
2:30am
The Moment of Proof
The Wet Wipe Hit and Run
Season 2 Episode 9/15

How a packet of wet wipes helped convict a driver responsible for a deadly hit-and-run. Plus, how a distinctive tracksuit put a gang of ruthless thieves behind bars. Narrated by Chuku Modu
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.9
3:00am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.2

Tue 25 Jan

6:30am
The Farmers' Country Showdown
Mid Devon Show, Sheep
Season 6 Episode 16/20

For Louise and Olly, a prize for their Beltex sheep at the Mid Devon Show is vital for their future. Amelia and Ben's Charollais sheep also meet the best breeders in the country
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 3
7:15am
Antiques Road Trip
Season 24 Episode 16/25

Irita Marriott and Philip Serrell embark on a trip around East Anglia, where purchases include a garden fountain and a homemade post box
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.4
8:00am
The Green Planet
Water Worlds
Season 1 Episode 2/5

David Attenborough presents a guide to the world of plants that grow in water, including a bubbling river in Brazil, where the plants have created their own atmosphere and a lake smothered in brightly-coloured flowers. Plus, plants that fight each other for growing space or use natural adhesives to prevent themselves being swept downstream, and a look at the methods used to evade or even attack animals
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 9.7
9:00am
BBC News at 9
25/01/2022
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3
10:00am
BBC News
25/01/2022
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.2
12:15pm
Politics Live
25/01/2022
The latest stories from Westminster and beyond
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3
1:00pm
Ready Steady Cook
Season 1 Episode 2/20

Chefs Akis Petretzikis and Anna Haugh create a meal in 20 minutes, using ingredients brought on to the show by childhood friends Gemma and Lianne, assisting each of the contestants. Rylan hosts, and disrupts the chefs' best efforts with his 10-minute Challenge Wild Cards
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 1.4
1:45pm
Eggheads
Season 21 Episode 4/40

Jeremy Vine hosts the quiz in which the winners of famous game shows work as a team to tackle a new set of challengers hoping to win a cash prize
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.2
2:15pm
The House That £100K Built
Derek & Christine
Season 3 Episode 2/6

Retired couple Derek and Christine from Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, attempt to build their first house from scratch in the south-east of England. However, the development does not go according to plan when the unthinkable happens, and they receive word that the house may have been built in the wrong place
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 2.8
3:15pm
Back in Time for the Factory
Season 1 Episode 2/5

Alex Jones presents the living history series in which a group of women step back in time to experience factory life in the past. The year has moved on to 1973, when manufacturing output and productivity was at its highest since the war. The women are tasked with bright orange flares, a must-have fashion item of the decade, and with business booming, targets have to be met. However, when a male machinist joins the production line, his end-of-week pay packet sends shockwaves around the factory
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 0.5
4:15pm
Tennis: Australian Open
Tennis: Australian Open Highlights 2022
Kat Downes presents action from day nine of the first Grand Slam event of the year, featuring the opening men's and women's singles quarter-finals at Melbourne Park
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.9
5:15pm
Flog It!
Season 17 Episode 29/40

Charles Hanson and Anita Manning value items brought to Blackburn Cathedral. Anita discovers an Omar Ramsden spoon, and Charles finds an old silver bucket that has been used as a bin and a Christmas tree holder but turns out to be Faberge. Presenter Paul Martin learns about how mill workers in Blackburn during the Industrial Revolution were woken by a human alarm clock known as 'a knocker upper'
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.6
6:00pm
Richard Osman's House of Games
Season 4 Episode 17/100

Mark Billingham, Neil Delamere, AJ Odudu and Lucy Porter test their general knowledge skills in a variety of trivia-based games across the week, with a winner declared each Friday
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.6
6:30pm
Great Coastal Railway Journeys
Leith to Culross
Season 1 Episode 2/25

Michael Portillo continues his Scottish coastal journey along the Firth of Forth at the railway engineering icon for which it is famous throughout the world, the Forth Bridge, and reminisces about his delight in the crossing as a child visiting his Scottish grandparents. On the Firth's southern bank, Michael stops in the port of Leith to tour the Royal Yacht Britannia, before crossing the River Forth at Stirling and heading east to Alloa on the northern bank
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

7:00pm
Hairy Bikers: Route 66
Season 1 Episode 2/6

Dave Myers and Si King visit a biker bar in Missouri to find out about the origins of Route 66, before heading west, where they visit a roadside museum described as a love letter to the road. They also stop off for lunch in Kansas, sample Yorkshire pudding wraps in Tulsa and finally reach rural Oklahoma, where they cook with members of the Cherokee nation
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.3
8:00pm
Winterwatch
Season 10 Episode 5/8

Chris Packham and Michaela Strachan broadcast live from Wild Ken Hill in Norfolk, where they have been out and about getting to know some of the local wildlife. Elsewhere, Iolo Williams introduces viewers to some of his northerly neighbours live from the Isle of Mull, and live from WWT Castle Espie in Northern Ireland, Megan McCubbin gets to know the oldest endemic mammal on the island, the Irish hare
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.8
9:00pm
The Decade the Rich Won
Season 1 Episode 1/2

The Government and the Bank of England took drastic action to save the UK economy in the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis. Insiders from the world of finance reveal how decisions made to solve the crisis allowed them to 'make out like bandits'. From bailing out the banks to pursuing a faster, deeper austerity than any other country, Britain's policymakers shatter the status quo in a desperate bid to save the economy. This first of two programmes features first-hand accounts from key players, reliving the moments when the big decisions were taken
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

10:00pm
The Band
Season 2 Episode 3/3

The Graham family from Rathfriland prepare for their band's annual tractor run, and Andrew McConnell and his son Christopher from Annalong explore shared passions for drums, boats and volunteering with the RNLI. The Brodison boys from Magheramorne, raised in a band family, are on the cusp on manhood, meaning their futures with the band hang in the balance
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

10:30pm
Newsnight
25/01/2022
Analysis of the day's events, with Kirsty Wark
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4
11:10pm
Weather
25/01/2022
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.5
11:15pm
Toast of Tinseltown
Doctor Grainger
Season 1 Episode 4/6

Toast lands a successful role as a doctor in a new hospital soap opera alongside Latina singing sensation Carmen, but his new found fame may well cause more trouble than he could ever have expected. Comedy, starring Matt Berry
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.1
11:45pm
NFL This Week
25/01/2022
Osi Umenyiora and Jason Bell introduce and analyse the action from the divisional round of the NFL play-offs. Tennessee and Green Bay were the first two teams to secure their places at this stage, having finished as the top seed in the AFC and NFC respectively
(Subtitles)

Rating: 1.4
12:35am
Dragons' Den
Season 19 Episode 3/14

Investors Peter Jones, Deborah Meaden, Touker Suleyman, Sara Davies and Steven Bartlett face another selection of hopeful entrepreneurs. A duo offering activity-packed weekend breaks for adults turn one of the Dragons into an unhappy camper. Vegan handbags with an X-rated twist raise eyebrows in the Den, the creators of a new home delivery app for shoppers strive to bag a deal and a Lancashire couple behind a range of homemade soups and stews try to warm hearts as well as stomachs. Presented by Evan Davis
(Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.4
1:35am
Take a Hike
Scotland - Katrina
Season 1 Episode 13/15

Tattoo shop manager Katrina from Glasgow leads the group on today's hike. She's been hiding an aquatic secret from the others - she has a part-time job as a mermaid, performing in aquariums. Katrina's walk starts and finishes on the shores of Loch Long - a haven for dolphins and porpoises, with some of the clearest water in Britain
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 1.3
2:05am
The Moment of Proof
The Not So Innocent Stabbing
Season 2 Episode 10/15

Narrator Chuku Modu recounts how a travel card held the key to convicting a violent offender following a spate of random stabbings. Plus, how a bureau de change receipt helped put a pair of thieves behind bars
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.9
2:35am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.2

Wed 26 Jan

6:30am
The Farmers' Country Showdown
Westmorland County Show
Season 6 Episode 17/20

Two pairs of cattle farmers - Rodney and Annabell and Helen and Thomas - go all out to try to win top prizes for their pedigree cows at the Westmorland County Show in Cumbria
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 3
7:15am
Antiques Road Trip
Season 24 Episode 17/25

Irita Marriott and Phil Serrell are on a tour of Norfolk and Lincolnshire, where he encounters a great bustard and she catches a rare bird from the 1930s
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.4
8:00am
See Hear
Deaflympics: Passing the Baton
Season 41 Episode 13/16

Revisiting the best moments and achievements of deaf athletes from Team GB over the years and looks to the future of Deaf Sports and GB in Deaflympics. With voiceover
(Subtitles) (Sign Language)

Rating: 5.2
8:30am
Take a Hike
Scotland - Cathy
Season 1 Episode 14/15

It's 40-year-old Cathy's turn to lead the hike. She moved to the Isle of Mull three years ago, where she works as a technical manager in a biscuit factory. She's planned a coastal walk from the picture postcard town of Tobermory. As an adopted Scot, she's opted for some traditional Scottish activities to entertain the group
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 1.3
9:00am
BBC News at 9
26/01/2022
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3
10:00am
BBC News
26/01/2022
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.2
11:15am
Politics Live
26/01/2022
The latest stories from Westminster and beyond
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3
1:00pm
Ready Steady Cook
Season 1 Episode 3/20

Cousins Joe and Alex, who have both experienced sight-loss problems, compete in the culinary contest. They both love to cook, and Alex inparticular has had to adjust to cooking by using some nifty kitchen gadgets, which he demonstrates to host Rylan. The duo are paired up with chefs Mike Reid and Romy Gill
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 1.4
1:45pm
Eggheads
Season 21 Episode 5/40

Jeremy Vine hosts the quiz in which the winners of famous game shows work as a team to tackle a new set of challengers hoping to win a cash prize
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.2
2:15pm
The House That £100K Built
Jason & Riikka
Season 3 Episode 3/6

Jason and his Finnish wife Riikka attempt to build an ambitious modern home predominantly using glass and steel as principal materials, which will highlight the sea views on their plot of land in Torquay. However, the project is beset by problems due to winter storms, injuries and numerous other setbacks, leading to a long and complicated construction
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 2.8
3:15pm
Back in Time for the Factory
Season 1 Episode 3/5

Time moves on for the volunteers from 1973 to 1976, when disco was dominating the dance floors and maxi dresses were in vogue. It was also a time of great hope for women, with the Sex Discrimination Act having just been passed and the Equal Pay Act now in force. But will the changes in the law lead to equality on the factory floor or will the workers' hopes be dashed once again?
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 0.5
4:15pm
Tennis: Australian Open
Tennis: Australian Open Highlights 2022
Kat Downes presents action from day 10 of the first Grand Slam event of the year, featuring the concluding men's and women's singles quarter-finals at Melbourne Park
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.9
5:15pm
Flog It!
Blackburn
Season 17 Episode 30/40

Charles Hanson and Philip Serrell hunt for objects to take to auction at Blackburn Cathedral, Lancashire. Charles values a wooden Fijian club, while two vintage enamel signs catch Philip's eye. Presenter Paul Martin takes a look at the impressive Talbot collection - local press photographs taken of events, celebrities and the royal family over a 50-year period
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.6
6:00pm
Richard Osman's House of Games
Season 4 Episode 18/100

Mark Billingham, Neil Delamere, AJ Odudu and Lucy Porter test their general knowledge skills in a variety of trivia-based games
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.6
6:30pm
Great Coastal Railway Journeys
Stirling to East Neuk
Season 1 Episode 3/25

Michael Portillo begins this leg of his Scottish railway journey from Dunbar to Peterhead in the beautiful medieval city of Stirling. At a towering monument overlooking the River Forth, Michael hears how, in 1297, William Wallace inflicted a shocking defeat on the English army at Stirling Bridge. Travelling across country to the River Tay, Michael discovers the city of Perth, before heading to the banks of the Tay for a magical sunset canoe trip to spot beavers
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

7:00pm
The One Show
26/01/2022
Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas host the magazine show, with stories of interest from around the UK and celebrity guests in the studio
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4
7:30pm
Garden Rescue
Stockport
Season 6 Episode 5/11

Philip and Lorraine in Stockport want to transform their forgotten plot into a stately garden, on a budget of £4,750, with secret passageways, big urns, a beautiful tiled patio and lots of posh planting. Charlie Dimmock takes on the Rich Brothers to come up with a design that would not look out of place in a stately home.
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.8
8:00pm
Winterwatch
Season 10 Episode 6/8

Based at Wild Ken Hill in Norfolk, Chris Packham and Michaela Strachan discuss some of the most topical wildlife issues. Meanwhile, Megan McCubbin visits a marine laboratory where she gets a close look at some of the strange and wonderful inverts that use the mudflats at Castle Espie in Northern Ireland, and Iolo Williams uncovers Mull's most magical wildlife secrets
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.8
9:00pm
Inside the Factory
Tortilla Chips
Season 6 Episode 7/10

Gregg Wallace heads to Coventry to pay a visit the biggest tortilla factory in Europe, which makes 60,000 tonnes of snacks every year. Here, he follows the production of their UK bestseller, the 150g sharing bag of chilli heatwave flavour tortilla chips. Elsewhere, Cherry Healy visits the UK's largest chilli farm where her tastebuds take on the hottest chilli in the world
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 2.3
10:00pm
The Chronicles of Strangford
Winter
Season 1 Episode 2/4

During winter, work continues to protect the lough's wildlife despite stormy weather. Boats need to be repaired, livestock moved, winter birds tagged and nesting boxes checked. However, rough winter weather also gives Heidi McIlvenny a chance to search for shark egg cases known by some as mermaids' purses. Strangford Lough provides habitat for sharks and rays and Heidi's work provides important research
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

10:30pm
Newsnight
26/01/2022
Analysis of the day's events, with Kirsty Wark
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4
11:10pm
Weather
26/01/2022
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.5
11:15pm
Branagh: Bringing Belfast Home
Actor-director Kenneth Branagh talks about his new movie Belfast, an autobiographical account of his childhood in the early years of the Troubles. He reveals what drove him to write the film, talks about working with actors such as Judi Dench, Jamie Dornan, Ciaran Hinds and Catriona Balfe, and his refusal to water down the local accent for international distribution
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

11:45pm
Barra on the Foyle
Shorts 10
Season 1

Barra Best makes a journey across the great Foyle river network
(Subtitles)

11:55pm
Countryfile
Bristol's Last Farm
Season 2022 Episode 3/52

Matt Baker and Charlotte Smith visit the last traditional farm in the Bristol postcode to meet a farmer fighting to maintain a connection with the local community she feeds. On his Cotswolds farm, Adam Henson is keeping the peace between two testosterone-fuelled rams, and Charlotte also investigates whether cuts to rural youth work are putting youngsters at risk of criminal exploitation
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6.8
12:55am
Rick Stein's Cornwall
Season 2 Episode 2/15

Rick Stein travels to St Ives to talk about little-known artist Alfred Wallis, and visits a very rare collection of medieval stained-glass windows in the church of St Neot
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6
1:25am
Andy Warhol's America
Life After Death
Season 1 Episode 3/3

The final episode sees a much more cautious Warhol, a man obsessed with money and security. He reflects on the upper echelons of American society, and becomes obsessed by Nixon's visit to China. He also documents the underside of US life, exiled drag queens, racism and the plight of the homeless
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 9.7
2:25am
Rick Stein's Cornwall
Season 2 Episode 3/15

Rick meets Springwatch presenter Gillian Burke, who takes Rick on a walk through a rare habitat called an Atlantic temperate rainforest on the banks of the Helford River
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6
2:55am
The Moment of Proof
The Black Box Murder
Season 2 Episode 11/15

A spent bullet casing holds the key to bringing two murderers to justice, and a hire car helps track down a thief who has stolen thousands from supermarket tills
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 1.9
3:25am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.2

Thu 27 Jan

6:30am
The Farmers' Country Showdown
Staffordshire County Show
Season 6 Episode 18/20

Rare breeds farmer Lyn and her sons compete with their sheep at the Staffordshire County Show, while Jersey cattle farmers Jan, David and daughter Fiona hope to become champions
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 3
7:15am
Antiques Road Trip
Season 24 Episode 18/25

Irita Marriott and Phil Serrell reach Yorkshire, where dedicated follower of fashion Irita finds out about haute couture, 1890s Hull-style, while Phil is turned into a pumpkin
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.4
8:00am
Take a Hike
Scotland - Rob
Season 1 Episode 15/15

Last to lead a walk is 32-year-old Rob from Dundee, who works for a communications company and plays amputee football for Partick Thistle. He's leading the walkers to one of the Highlands' best-known spots, Glenfinnan Viaduct, as featured in the Harry Potter movies
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 1.3
8:30am
Rick Stein's Cornwall
Season 2 Episode 4/15

Cornwall has more than its fair share of folktales. Perhaps the most famous is found near Land's End, where Rick recounts the tale of the Mermaid of Zennor. A short distance away, he joins a small army of seaweed harvesters who are feeding an increasing appetite for a natural food more common in Japan
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 6
9:00am
BBC News at 9
27/01/2022
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3
10:00am
BBC News
27/01/2022
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.2
12:15pm
Politics Live
27/01/2022
The latest stories from Westminster and beyond
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3
1:00pm
Ready Steady Cook
Season 1 Episode 4/20

Rylan hosts as mother and daughter Azra and Hannah do battle in the kitchen, with the help of chefs Ellis Barrie and Akis Petretzikis
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 1.4
1:45pm
Eggheads
Season 21 Episode 6/40

Quiz hosted by Jeremy Vine in which the winners of famous game shows work as a team to tackle a new set of challengers hoping to win a cash prize
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 5.2
2:15pm
The House That £100K Built
Neil & Amanda
Season 3 Episode 4/6

With a new baby and a lively toddler, Neil and Amanda decided to knock down their small, dilapidated house to try and build a larger one on a budget of £50,000, dreaming of something inspired by medieval timber frame homes. Piers Taylor rips up their plans and begins to redesign the entire home from scratch, urging them to invest their money in a handmade timber frame with traditional joints and handmade dowels, while Kieran gives them advice on ensuring it doesn't look like a Tudor theme pub
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 2.8
3:15pm
Back in Time for the Factory
Season 1 Episode 4/5

The women go back to 1983 to learn how an unsung army of female workers fought to keep their jobs in the face of foreign competition. A change in government at the end of the 70s had brought a dramatic change in economic policy. The Conservatives' policy of encouraging businesses to stand on their own two feet without financial support from government meant that many of the factories in the south Wales valleys began to struggle. Throughout the early 80s, big companies closed their factories and those that managed to stay open were battling against the steady march of globalisation and cheap labour abroad. Presented by Alex Jones
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 0.5
4:15pm
Tennis: Australian Open
Tennis: Australian Open Highlights 2022
Kat Downes presents action from day 11 of the Grand Slam tournament at Melbourne Park in Australia, featuring both women's semi-finals
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.9
5:15pm
Flog It!
Season 17 Episode 31/40

In Blackburn, Anita Manning values a gold charm bracelet and Philip Serrell takes a shine to an unusual globe. Paul Martin finds out about the life of singer Kathleen Ferrier
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.6
6:00pm
Richard Osman's House of Games
Season 4 Episode 19/100

Mark Billingham, Neil Delamere, AJ Odudu and Lucy Porter test their skills in a variety of trivia-based games, with the ultimate winner declared on Friday
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.6
6:30pm
Great Coastal Railway Journeys
St Andrews to Stonehaven
Season 1 Episode 4/25

Michael Portillo visits Leuchars, known nowadays on the railways as Leuchars for St Andrews, which is Scotland's oldest university and is located on a beautiful beachfront
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

7:00pm
Hairy Bikers: Route 66
Season 1 Episode 3/6

The third leg of Dave Myers and Si King's trip sees them on the trail of Oklahoma's famous beef. In Oklahoma City, a classic T-bone steak is followed by a visit to the city's Vietnamese community, where they knock up their national dish pho - a broth made of beef or chicken. After checking out El Reno's unique onion burger the duo hook up with a couple of fire crews who like to cook - especially brisket. An organic sweet potato farm inspires Dave and Si to make sweet potato brownies, before they finish this stretch on a cattle ranch with America's most iconic custodian of the land - the cowboy
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.3
8:00pm
Winterwatch
Season 10 Episode 7/8

Chris Packham and Michaela Strachan discuss the best wildlife from Wild Ken Hill in Norfolk. Megan McCubbin is investigating a surprising evolution in crabs in Northern Ireland, and also looks into how our warming winters are seeing more short stopping in migrating birds. Plus, Iolo Williams is on the Isle of Mull, where he discovers a Hen Harrier roost
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.8
9:00pm
Survivors: Portraits of the Holocaust
Cameras follow a project spearheaded by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales as he commissions seven leading artists to paint seven survivors of the Holocaust. Audiences hear testimonies of the remarkable men and women who were children when they witnessed one of the greatest atrocities in human history, and meet the artists as they grapple with their paintings. The finished portraits, destined for the Royal Collection, will be unveiled at the Queen's Gallery Buckingham Palace
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

Rating: 10
10:00pm
The Ulster Rugby Show
Gavin Andrews presents a light-hearted look at the news, results and talking points around Ulster Rugby's latest matches in the United Rugby Championship
(Subtitles)

10:30pm
Newsnight
27/01/2022
Analysis of the day's events with Mark Urban
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4
11:10pm
Weather
27/01/2022
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.5
11:15pm
The Apprentice: You're Fired
Fishing
Season 16 Episode 4/11

Tom Allen interviews the show's freshly rejected candidate, who reveals what it is really like to be in the firing line. Studio guests also discuss their views on what has happened in this week's episode
(Subtitles)

Rating: 2.8
11:45pm
The Mind of Herbert Clunkerdunk
The Party
Season 2 Episode 1/5

Herbert has an audition that could redefine him, but first he and his wife Bobby Kindle have to get ready for his daughter Woman Child's birthday party. Return of the comedy, starring Spencer Jones
(New Series) (Subtitles)

Rating: 3.7
12:00am
The Mind of Herbert Clunkerdunk
Video Game
Season 2 Episode 2/5

Herbert has grown a large belly due to flapjack intake and is worried it will ruin a video game audition, while his wife briefly becomes an evil superhero. Jonny Wallop's dog gets fully charged, and a trip to the mechanic turns into a full-blown Western
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.7
12:15am
BBC News
27/01/2022
The latest national and international stories as they break

Rating: 3.2
12:45am
Digging for Britain
Season 9 Episode 4/6

Just outside Leicester, Alice joins a team of archaeologists who are investigating a mysterious mound thought to be an Iron Age hillfort, but what they unearth tells a rich story of bandits, religious crusades and connections across the medieval world. Elsewhere in Cambridge, the dig diary cameras are present to witness archaeologists unearthing an extraordinary array of exquisite artefacts from an early Anglo-Saxon cemetery
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 7.8
1:45am
The Moment of Proof
The Social Media Monster
Season 2 Episode 12/15

A thief that prowls for victims on social media is locked up thanks to the sheath of his knife, while a plea for help scrawled on a £10 note puts two kidnappers behind bars
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.9
2:15am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.2

Fri 28 Jan

6:30am
The Farmers' Country Showdown
Guildford Farmers' Market
Season 6 Episode 19/20

Farming duo Ian and Luke are passionate about producing high quality meat, and a vital lifeline for selling it is Guildford Farmers' Market in Surrey. Ian's keen to use his hospitality background, attracting customers with cooking advice, and hopes that the warm weather will bring out the barbecuing buyers. This market is also important for John, a third-generation Sussex fruit farmer. As well as picking his finest fresh fruit, he also makes apple juice so he can pocket as many sales as possible. With over 1,000 potential customers expected, the farmers hope it will prove to be a lucrative day. Narrated by Denis Lawson
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 3
7:15am
Antiques Road Trip
Season 24 Episode 19/25

Irita Marriott and Phil Serrell tour Co Durham, where after three defeats Phil is desperate to secure a win. He tries to shape up by pumping iron in the form of a water feature, while Irita goes clubbing - Edwardian-style. Phil also has a bash at organ restoration and Irita takes a trip back to the heyday of British seaside holidays at Whitley Bay's Spanish City
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.4
8:00am
Sort Your Life Out
Sort Your Life Out with Stacey Solomon
Season 1 Episode 5/6

Having once run an organised home, Kirsty Lespeare suffered an accident that left her with limited mobility, meaning she struggles to keep on top of day-to-day chores. She, partner Taurean and their four children want Stacey, and team members Dilly Carter, Iwan Carrington and Robert Bent to find storage solutions for their rented home, that won't damage the property and will help give Kirsty her independence back. There are emotional moments as Kirsty tries to let go of clothes that hold memories from before the accident, and Taurean starts to face the part he's played in the build-up of the clutter
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 2
9:00am
BBC News at 9
28/01/2022
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3
10:00am
BBC News
28/01/2022
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.2
12:15pm
Politics UK
28/01/2022
The week's political proceedings around the UK
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.5
1:00pm
Film Lucky Jim (1957)
A hard-drinking, unconventional junior lecturer is frustrated with his stuffy university, but still wants to curry favour with the formidable head of the history department. A family gathering and an academic ceremony provide opportunities to make an impression - but nothing goes to plan. Comedy based on Kingsley Amis's novel, starring Ian Carmichael, Terry-Thomas and Hugh Griffith
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.5
2:30pm
Talking Pictures
Alec Guinness: Talking Pictures
Season 1 Episode 12/34

A look at the TV and big screen appearances made over the years by Oscar-winning actor Alec Guinness, exploring the milestones of his life and career - including memorable roles in The Bridge on the River Kwai and Lawrence of Arabia. Narrated by Sylvia Syms
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 4.7
3:15pm
Back in Time for the Factory
Season 1 Episode 5/5

Over the past four weeks, 18 volunteers have experienced what life was like for the factory girls of the south Wales valleys in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s. Now some of the women who lived through it for real talk about their lives, speaking of terrifying bosses, everyday sexism, union battles, camaraderie and of lifelong friendships forged on the production line. Presented by Alex Jones, who also reveals how the factory was brought back to life using these women's stories as inspiration
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 0.5
4:15pm
Tennis: Australian Open
Tennis: Australian Open Highlights 2022
Kat Downes presents action from day 12 of the Grand Slam tournament at Melbourne Park in Australia, featuring both men's semi-finals
(Subtitles)

Rating: 3.9
5:15pm
Flog It!
Dover Castle
Season 17 Episode 33/40

At Dover Castle in Kent, Jonathan Pratt and James Lewis scour the crowd to find objects to take off to auction. Jonathan discovers an elegant Lalique figure and James finds a pristine collection of Chinese snuff bottles. Presenter Paul Martin uncovers the murderous history of the castle
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 6.6
6:00pm
Richard Osman's House of Games
Season 4 Episode 20/100

Mark Billingham, Neil Delamere, AJ Odudu and Lucy Porter test their skills in a variety of trivia-based games, with the week's ultimate winner finally declared
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 8.6
6:30pm
Great Coastal Railway Journeys
Forvie to Peterhead
Season 1 Episode 5/25

Michael Portillo's Scottish railway journey reaches Aberdeen. From the granite city, Michael heads out to Forvie National Nature Reserve, which is 1,000 hectares of protected coastal habitat dominated by grassy dunes
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)

7:00pm
Hairy Bikers: Route 66
Season 1 Episode 4/6

For the fourth leg of their journey, Dave Myers and Si King travel from Amarillo, Texas, to Albuquerque in New Mexico. In Amarillo, the pair visit the oldest burger joint in the city, before riding to Palo Duro Canyon to explore a ghost town. Finally arriving in Albuquerque, they join residents to watch a game at the local ballpark and bake a chili chocolate pie to celebrate their cross-country adventure
(Subtitles) (Repeat)

Rating: 7.3
8:00pm
Winterwatch
Season 10 Episode 8/8

At Wild Ken Hill in Norfolk, Chris Packham and Michaela Strachan look at the array of wildlife that visited live cameras throughout the series. We meet a man who has spent his lifetime getting to know the forests of Abernethy in the Cairngorms. Iolo Williams revels in the seasonal feast that Mull has offered this season, while Megan McCubbin reflects on her winter at WWT Castle Espie in Northern Ireland
(New Series) (Subtitles)

Rating: 8.8
9:00pm
QI XL
Silly Season
Season 19 Episode 4/14

Sandi Toksvig hosts an extended edition of the comedy panel game, in which the questions are so difficult points are awarded for interesting - but not necessarily correct - answers. Alan Davies, Stephen K Amos, Ivo Graham and Holly Walsh take part in a silly season edition
(Subtitles)

Rating: 6.5
9:45pm
Live at the Apollo
Season 16 Episode 4/6

Larry Dean plays host in this show recorded before a packed house at London's Hammersmith Apollo. He warms up the audience and then introduces routines by fellow comedians Harriet Kemsley and Slim, each ready to share their light-hearted views on modern life
(Subtitles)

Rating: 5.6
10:30pm
Newsnight
28/01/2022
Analysis of the day's events, with Katie Razzall
(Subtitles)

Rating: 4
11:00pm
Weather
28/01/2022
(Subtitles)

Rating: 8.5
11:05pm
The Nilsen Files
Season 1 Episode 1/3

Michael Ogden re-examines the case of Dennis Nilsen, convicted in 1983 for the murders of six young men and boys. Focusing on the lives of the victims, he asks why they remain just a footnote 40 years on, exploring not just who they were, but also how homophobic attitudes at the time allowed their disappearance and murders to be overlooked
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

12:05am
What We Do in the Shadows
Manhattan Night Club
Season 1 Episode 4/10

The housemates venture into Manhattan to try and form an alliance with a powerful old friend, who has risen to become the king of the city's vampires. Laszlo dons his most sinister hat for the occasion, despite Nadja's protests that it is cursed, while Guillermo is left feeling unappreciated by his master
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.1
12:25am
What We Do in the Shadows
Animal Control
Season 1 Episode 5/10

While Laszlo is transformed into a bat, he is mistaken for a real one by animal control officers, and needs his housemates to come to the rescue. Nadja gives in to temptation and seeks to be reunited with the reincarnation of her former lover
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.1
12:50am
What We Do in the Shadows
Baron's Night Out
Season 1 Episode 6/10

The Baron awakens from his deathly slumber, and demands the other vampires show him the wonders of life in the New World - so the housemates treat him to a night out in Manhattan. Supernatural sitcom, starring Kayvan Novak, Matt Berry and Natasia Demetriou
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)

Rating: 5.1
1:10am
Panorama
Anti-Social Behaviour: Afraid in my Own Home - Panorama
In-depth current affairs report covering a story behind the headlines
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)

Rating: 6.1
1:40am
The Moment of Proof
The Casino Blackmail
Season 2 Episode 13/15

A plot to extort thousands of pounds from a casino is foiled thanks to a high-stakes sting operation, while a discarded cigarette butt helps convict a man of indecent assault
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)

Rating: 1.9
2:10am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two
(Subtitles)

Rating: 9.2