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Today's TV Saturday 8 May

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Today's TV Saturday 8 May
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6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

BREAKFAST (S)

10.00

SATURDAY KITCHEN LIVE Matt Tebbutt is joined by chefs Danilo Cortellini and Rukmini Iyer plus special guest Nish Kumar. (S)

11.30

NADIYA’S BRITISH FOOD ADVENTURE Nadiya Hussain samples what London has to offer, heading to an indoor urban farm in an industrial estate that uses hydroponics and aquaponics to rear fish and grow vegetables. (S) (R)

12.00

FOOTBALL FOCUS Dan Walker looks ahead to the weekend’s Premier League fixtures, including Manchester City v Chelsea. (S)

1.00

BBC NEWS (S)

1.15

ELECTIONS 2021 Huw Edwards and Kirsty Wark present the latest news on yesterday’s elections, with reports from BBC correspondents at all the key counts. (S)

6.00

BBC NEWS (S)

6.15

BBC NEWSLINE; Weather (S)

6.30

CELEBRITY MASTERMIND John Humphrys invites Kate Thornton, Nancy Lam, Dominic Skinner and Katy Wix to take to the black chair in the specialist and general knowledge quiz. Last in the series. (S)

7PM
7.00

THE HIT LIST A married couple from Kent, a father and son from Luton and two flatmates from Manchester must name as many hit songs and artists as possible, with a £10,000 jackpot up for grabs. (S)

7.45

I CAN SEE YOUR VOICE Louise Redknapp joins the regular celebrity advisers. (S)

8PM
8.35

ELECTIONS 2021 UPDATE The latest developments. (S)

8.40

CASUALTY Lev is unwilling to return to the hospital since being outed by Faith, and puts himself on the line to help a motocross rider with cancer, who is in desperate need of a big win. (S)

9PM
9.20

CASUALTY Jade returns to the bar where her drink was spiked, hoping to catch someone in the act. She persuades Robyn to act as bait, but her need for revenge gets out of hand. (S)

10 PM
10.00

BBC NEWS (S); Weather

10.20

MATCH OF THE DAY Gary Lineker presents highlights of the latest Premier League matches, including Manchester City v Chelsea at Etihad Stadium and Liverpool v Southampton at Anfield. (S)

11PM
11.35

MOTD Top 10 Centre Halves (S)

12.05

FILM: City of Tiny Lights (2016) London-set crime thriller, starring Riz Ahmed. (S)

1.50

Weather for the Week Ahead (S)

1.55

BBC News (S)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.20

The Dog Ate My Homework (S) (R)

6.50

The Dengineers (S) (R)

7.20

Blue Peter (S) (R)

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7.50

Deadly on a Mission: Pole to Pole (S) (R)

8.20

Being Muslim (S) (R)

9.00

Socrates: Genius of the Ancient World (S) (R)

10.00

Natural World: Pygmy Hippo – A Very Secret Life (S) (R)

11.00

New Zealand: Earth’s Mythical Islands (S) (R)

12.00

Great British Menu (S) (R)

1.00

Great British Menu (S) (R)

2.00

LIVE CHALLENGE CUP RUGBY LEAGUE Hull FC v Wigan Warriors (Kick-off 2.30pm). Mark Chapman presents all the action from the quarter-final at Emerald Headingley Stadium in Leeds. (S)

4.30

FINAL SCORE (S)

5.10

LIVE CHALLENGE CUP RUGBY LEAGUE Castleford Tigers v Salford Red Devils (Kick-off 5.00pm). Mark Chapman presents all the action from the quarter-final at Emerald Headingley Stadium in Leeds. (S)

7PM
7.30

HOME GROUND Gavin Andrews travels to a hemp farm in Markethill, Co Armagh. (S) (R)

8PM
8:00

TOP OF THE POPS: THE STORY OF 1987 Some of 1987’s biggest music stars look back on the year, including Terence Trent D’Arby, Curiosity Killed the Cat, Rick Astley, Kim Appleby, Andy Bell and Carol Decker. (S) (R)

9PM
9:00

THE BLAME GAME Highlights edition of the hit comedy panel show. Last in the series. (S) (R)

9:30

MUHAMMAD ALI: A LIFE IN TEN PICTURES Ten photographs that reveal more about the defining moments in the boxer’s life and career, featuring interviews with those who knew him best. (S)

10PM
10.30

FILM: WHEN WE WERE KINGS (1996) Leon Gast’s Oscar-winning documentary charting ageing challenger Muhammad Ali’s epic battle with champion George Foreman in 1974 for the World Heavyweight title. (S)

11PM
11.55

Freddie Mercury: A Life in Ten Pictures (S) (R)

2.15

This Is BBC Two (S)

12.55

Gardening Together with Diarmuid Gavin (S)

1.05

FILM: The Fits (2015) Drama, starring Royalty Hightower. (S)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

Dino Dana (S) (R)

6.10

Mr Magoo (S) (R)

6.10

Mr Magoo (S) (R)

6.20

Mr Magoo (S) (R)

6.25

Mr Magoo (S) (R)

6.35

Robozuna (S) (R)

7.00

Dare Master (S) (R)

7.05

Mighty Mike (S) (R)

7.10

Mighty Mike (S) (R)

7.20

Mr Bean: The Animated Series (S) (R)

7.35

Mr Bean: The Animated Series (S) (R)

7.45

Ben 10 (S) (R)

8.00

NinjaGo: Prime Empire (S) (R)

8.10

NinjaGo: Prime Empire (S) (R)

8.25

ITV NEWS (S)

8.30

MARTIN & ROMAN’S WEEKEND BEST! (S)

9.25

JAMES MARTIN’S SATURDAY MORNING (S)

11.35

AINSLEY’S FOOD WE LOVE (S)

12.35

JAMES MARTIN’S GREAT BRITISH ADVENTURE James meets food critic and broadcaster Grace Dent in Birmingham. (S) (R)

1.35

ITV NEWS (S); Weather

1.45

MIDSOMER MURDERS A nun is found strangled. (S) (R)

3.40

YOU’VE BEEN FRAMED! GOES SAVAGE! Comical clips, narrated by Harry Hill. (S)

4.40

TIPPING POINT Game show, hosted by Ben Shephard. (S) (R)

5.40

THE CHASE Quiz show, hosted by Bradley Walsh. (S) (R)

6.30

ITV NEWS; Weather (S)

6.45

UTV LIVE (S); UTV Weather (S)

7PM
7.00

IN FOR A PENNY Stephen Mulhern sets challenges to members of the public in Chester. (S)

7.30

ALAN CARR’S EPIC GAMESHOW – CELEBRITY SPECIAL The comedian hosts an all-star version of Bullseye, with David Seaman, Angela Griffin and Chris Kamara answering the questions and their professional partners throwing the darts. (S)

8PM
8.30

GAME OF TALENTS Vernon Kay hosts the game show, with two contestants pairing up with Jonathan Ross and Katherine Ryan to try to uncover the secret talents of mystery performers. (S)

9PM
9.35

THE JONATHAN ROSS SHOW The host is joined by Ian McKellen, Darcey Bussell and Romesh Ranganathan, plus singer Rag’n’Bone Man chats and performs in the studio. (S)

10PM
10.30

ITV NEWS (S); Weather

10.55

FILM: FAST & FURIOUS 8 (2017) Street racing criminal Dominic Toretto is recruited by a terrorist, setting him at odds with his old gang. Action adventure sequel, with Vin Diesel and Charlize Theron. (S)

11PM
1.15

Shop: Ideal World

3.00

FYI Extra

3.15

Britain’s Brightest Family (S) (R)

3.40

ITV Nightscreen

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

Mike & Molly (S) (R)

6.25

Mike & Molly (S) (R)

6.45

Everybody Loves Raymond (S) (R)

7.35

Everybody Loves Raymond (S) (R)

8.20

Everybody Loves Raymond (S) (R)

8.50

The Big Bang Theory (S) (R)

9.15

The Big Bang Theory (S) (R)

9.40

The Big Bang Theory (S) (R)

10.05

The Big Bang Theory (S) (R)

10.30

The Simpsons (S) (R)

11.00

The Simpsons (S)

11.25

The Simpsons (S) (R)

11.55

The Simpsons (S) (R)

12.25

The Simpsons (S) (R)

12.50

Couples Come Dine with Me (S) (R)

1.50

Work on the Wild Side (S)

2.25

Four in a Bed (S) (R)

2.55

Four in a Bed (S) (R)

3.25

Four in a Bed (S) (R)

3.55

Four in a Bed (S) (R)

4.25

Four in a Bed (S) (R)

5.00

JOHNNY VEGAS: CARRY ON GLAMPING (S) (R)

6.10

CHANNEL 4 NEWS (S)

6.30

FORMULA 1 SPANISH GRAND PRIX QUALIFYING HIGHLIGHTS (S)

7PM
 
8PM
8.00

THE GREAT GARDEN REVOLUTION The experts focus on wild gardens that celebrate nature, and visit a family looking for an outside space that goes with their view of the Saddleworth countryside. (S)

9PM
9.00

FILM: DEN OF THIEVES (2018) The Los Angeles county sheriffs’ department hunts a gang of criminals plotting an audacious bank heist. Crime drama, starring Gerard Butler and Jordan Bridges. (S)

10PM
 
11PM
11.40

FILM: Snow White & the Huntsman (2012) Fantasy adventure, with Kristen Stewart and Chris Hemsworth. (S)

1.45

Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares USA (S) (R)

2.35

Couples Come Dine with Me (S) (R)

3.30

Hollyoaks (S) (R)

5.30

Coach Trip: Road to Tenerife (S) (R)

5.55

Kirstie’s Handmade Treasures (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

Mofy (S) (R)

6.05

Mya Go (S) (R)

6.10

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

6.15

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

6.20

Bob the Builder (S) (R)

6.35

Noddy in Toyland (S) (R)

6.45

Shane the Chef (S) (R)

6.55

Thomas & Friends (S) (R)

7.10

Fireman Sam (S) (R)

7.20

Ricky Zoom (S) (R)

7.35

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

7.40

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

7.45

Milkshake! Bop Box Boogie (S) (R)

8.05

The Adventures of Paddington (S) (R)

8.20

Paw Patrol (S) (R)

8.30

Ricky Zoom (S) (R)

8.35

Pirata & Capitano (S) (R)

8.45

Butterbean’s Cafe (S) (R)

9.00

Brave Bunnies (S)

9.15

Little Princess (S) (R)

9.25

The World According to Grandpa (S)

9.35

Floogals (S) (R)

9.50

Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom (S) (R)

10.05

SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (S) (R)

10.25

THE LOUD HOUSE (S) (R)

10.35

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS ON 5 (S)

10.50

FRIENDS (S) (R)

10.50

FRIENDS (S) (R)

12.20

FRIENDS (S) (R)

12.50

FRIENDS (S) (R)

1.15

FRIENDS (S) (R)

1.45

LIVE GALLAGHER PREMIERSHIP RUGBY UNION Northampton Saints v Gloucester (Kick-off 2.00pm). (S)

4.00

BUILDING THE BILLION DOLLAR CRUISE SHIP (S) (R)

5.55

5 NEWS WEEKEND (S)

6.00

SECRET SCOTLAND WITH SUSAN CALMAN (S) (R)

7PM
7.00

OUR YORKSHIRE FARM The Owens help Swaledale Mountain Rescue conduct an essential training exercise to improve their lifesaving, searching and dog-tracking skills on their 2,000-acre hill farm. (S) (R)

8PM
8.00

THE WORLD’S MOST EXPENSIVE HOTELS A look at the planet’s most iconic hotels, beginning with the Bellagio, one of the jewels in Las Vegas’s crown. (S)

9PM
9.00

KATHARINE: THE COMPASSIONATE DUCHESS A look at the life of the Duchess of Kent, revealing how she has successfully done things her own way, while remaining an exemplary ambassador for the royal family. (S)

10PM
10.00

ABBA: IN THEIR OWN WORDS A celebration of the Swedish group, featuring original interviews, rare archive footage and music, re-telling the story of one of the most successful pop groups of all time. (S) (R)

11PM
12.25

Cher: Secrets of Her Biggest Hits (S) (R)

1.15

The 21.co.uk Live Casino Show

3.15

Casualty 24/7: Every Second Counts (S) (R)

4.05

Cornwall’s Most Scenic Railway Journey (S) (R)

4.55

Nick’s Quest (S) (R)

5.15

Wildlife SOS (S) (R)

5.45

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

5.50

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

EURONEWS

6.20

TELESHOPPING

6.50

TELESHOPPING

8.00

NATIONWIDE

9.30

FAIR CITY (S); Weather

11.00

NATIONWIDE (R)

11.30

HOLD THE SUNSET (S) (R); Weather

12.05

FATHER BROWN (S)

1.00

RTÉ NEWS: ONE O’CLOCK (S)

1.10

THE BIG DIY CHALLENGE (R)

2.45

KEYS TO MY LIFE (S) (R)

3.15

GIVE UP YER AUL SINS (S) (R)

3.30

FILM: FORCE 10 FROM NAVARONE (1978) Second World War adventure sequel, starring Harrison Ford. (S)

5.45

NUACHT; RTÉ News with Signing

6.00

THE ANGELUS (R)

6.01

RTÉ NEWS: SIX ONE; Weather (S)

6.35

FILM: HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3: A MONSTER VACATION (2018) Premiere. Animated sequel, featuring the voice of Adam Sandler. (S); Lotto

7PM
 
 
8PM
8.30

HOME ADVANTAGE Quiz hosted by Jennifer Zamparelli in which one player of a team is present in the studio while their families at home are called upon at key moments. (S)

9PM
9.00

RTÉ NEWS: NINE O’CLOCK; Weather (S)

9.45

FILM: MAZE (2017) Drama inspired by the true events of the infamous 1983 prison breakout of 38 IRA prisoners from the Maze. Starring Tom Vaughan-Lawlor. (S); Weather

10PM
 
11PM
11.35

FILM: Trumbo (2015) Biopic of screenwriter Dalton Trumbo, starring Bryan Cranston.

1.50

Criminal Minds (R)

2.40

Criminal Minds (R)

3.20

Sanditon (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

EuroNews

7.05

Molang (R)

7.10

Molang (R)

7.15

Dennis & Gnasher Unleashed! (R)

7.25

Dennis & Gnasher Unleashed!

7.40

Bing (R)

7.45

Danger Mouse (R)

8.00

The Bagel and Becky Show (R)

8.10

The Bagel and Becky Show (R)

8.20

The Travels of the Young Marco Polo (S) (R)

8.25

Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated (R)

8.50

Teen Titans Go! (S) (R)

9.15

Mustangs FC (R)

9.45

The Dumping Ground (S) (R)

10.20

Leonardo (S)

10.50

Leonardo (S)

10.30

Drop Dead Weird (S) (R)

11.25

Drop Dead Weird (S) (R)

11.55

news2day Weekly (S)

12.15

HOME AND AWAY After another medical incident, Christian ends up in a brawl with Lewis. (S) (R)

12.45

HOME AND AWAY Dean brings Mackenzie to her scheduled abortion. (S) (R)

1.15

HOME AND AWAY (S) (R)

1.45

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE MAGAZINE

2.15

THE ROAD TO UEFA EURO 2020 (S)

2.45

HART OF DIXIE New series. Zoe fights to win Wade back. (S)

3.40

HART OF DIXIE Zoe does her best to focus on work instead of Wade. (S)

4.30

HART OF DIXIE New series. Zoe fights to win Wade back. (S)

5.00

SATURDAY GAA LIVE Limerick v Tipperary (Throw-in 5.30pm). Joanne Cantwell presents coverage of the Allianz Hurling League Division 1A fixture at LIT Gaelic Grounds. (S)

7PM
7.30

GREAT CONTINENTAL RAILWAY JOURNEYS Michael Portillo embarks on a Greek odyssey from the Athens port of Piraeus, north to the city of Thessaloniki, exploring the Acropolis and sampling moussaka and baklava. (S)

8PM
8.40

PROJECT NAZI The creation of a Nazi form of art and culture, instigated by Hitler to change the way German people thought and felt by controlling over every image and message they received. (S)

9PM
9.45

FILM: GAME NIGHT (2018) A group of friends become entangled in a mystery when the brother of one of them is seemingly kidnapped by gangsters. Black comedy, starring Jason Bateman. (S)

10PM
 
11PM
11.35

First Dates Ireland (S) (R)

12.35

FILM: The Witness (2018) Drama, starring Padraic Delaney. In English and Serbo- Croatian. (S)

2.40

Mr Mercedes (R)

3.45

EuroNews

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

Cash Trapped (R)

7.00

Cash Trapped (R)

8.00

Who’s Doing the Dishes? (S) (R)

9.00

Ireland AM (S)

11.55

Gino’s Italian Escape: Hidden Italy (R)

12.25

Inside Red Arrows (R)

1.25

UEFA Champions League Weekly (R)

2.00

Vet School (R)

3.00

WHAT WOULD YOUR KID DO? (R)

4.00

BEAT THE CHASERS (S) (R)

5.00

RED ROCK (S) (R)

5.30

NEWS AT 5.30 (S)

6.00

BRITAIN’S BRIGHTEST CELEBRITY FAMILY Two families battle to secure a place in the final.

6.30

TIPPING POINT: LUCKY STARS With Joe Lycett, Melody Thornton and Henry Blofeld.

7PM
7.30

IN FOR A PENNY Stephen Mulhern sets challenges to members of the public.

8PM
8.00

GAME OF TALENTS Game show, hosted by Vernon Kay. (S)

9PM
9.00

CATCHPHRASE CELEBRITY SPECIAL With Emily Atack, Brenda Edwards and Martin Kemp. (S)

10PM
10.00

THE GRAHAM NORTON SHOW (R)

10.40

WHO WANTS TO BE A MILLIONAIRE?

11PM
11.40

DARKNESS INTO LIGHT (R)

12.40

PIERS MORGAN’S LIFE STORIES (R)

1.40

THE BEST OF IRELAND AM

3.10

CLOSE

6AM to 6:30PM
7.00

Cúla 4 na nÓg

8.00

Cúla 4

10.00

Ripple Effect

10.30

Creators of Tomorrow

11.00

Little House on the Prairie (S) (R)

11.55

Murder, She Wrote (S) (R)

12.55

Laochra Gael (S) (R)

1.27

An Aimsir Láithreach

1.30

GAA BEO Westmeath v Galway (Throw-in 2.00pm). Coverage of the Division 1A, Round 1 clash at Parnell Park. Presented by Micheál Ó Domhnaill with commentary from Brian Tyers.

6.05

SURVIVOR: EDGE OF EXTINCTION The first castaway is stranded all alone, while first-time players bond together in an attempt to get a returnee out of the game. (S) (R)

6.57

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH

7PM
7.00

NUACHT TG4

7.15

RUGBAÍ BEO Connacht v Leinster (Kick-off 7.35pm). Coverage of the Rainbow Cup fixture, which takes place at The Sportsground. Commentary from Garry Mac Donncha and Eamonn Molloy.

8PM
 
 
9PM
9.50

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH

9.53

VIVA CEOL TIRE Country music videos filmed on location in Ireland. Featuring Ciaran Rosney, Michael English, Philomena Begley, Nathan Carter, Gerry Guthrie and Derek Ryan. (S) (R)

10PM
10.25

FILM: BROTHERS (2009) An ex-convict resolves to take care of his soldier brother’s family after he is seemingly killed in action. Drama, starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Tobey Maguire and Natalie Portman. (S)

11PM
12.20

WWOOFÁIL OZ (S) (R)

12.50

THE SINNER (S) (R)

1.45

FRANCE 24

5.30

FRANCE 24

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