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Today's TV Thursday 27 May

TV Guide

What Are We Feeding Our Kids? BBC 2, 9pm. Dr Chris van Tulleken investigates whether ultra-processed food could be causing obesity in children, as he undergoes a gruelling self-experiment that even shocks the scientists 
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6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

BREAKFAST (S)

9.15

MORNING LIVE (S)

10.00

HOMES UNDER THE HAMMER (S)

11.00

FRAUD SQUAD: THE HUNT (S) (R)

11.45

CLOSE CALLS: ON CAMERA (S) (R)

12.15

BARGAIN HUNT Teams scour the Royal Welsh Showground in Builth Wells for bargains. (S) (R)

1.00

BBC NEWS AT ONE; Weather (S)

1.30

BBC NEWSLINE; Weather (S)

1.45

DOCTORS Valerie’s team appreciation gift exchange leads to some big decisions. (S)

2.15

UNBEATABLE General knowledge quiz, hosted by Jason Manford. (S)

3.00

ESCAPE TO THE COUNTRY Jules Hudson searches for an equestrian property in the Scottish Borders. (S) (R)

3.45

GARDEN RESCUE Arit Anderson and Harry and David Rich transform a garden in Bath. (S)

4.30

ANTIQUES ROAD TRIP Raj Bisram and Paul Martin visit Dorset, Devon and Somerset. (S)

5.15

POINTLESS Quiz, hosted by Alexander Armstrong. (S)

6.00

BBC NEWS AT SIX; Weather (S)

6.30

BBC NEWSLINE; Weather (S)

7PM
7.00

THE ONE SHOW Presented by Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas. (S)

7.30

EASTENDERS Mila worries about protecting Kioni as Kathy orders Bobby to look after her. (S)

8PM
8.00

DRAGONS’ DEN Multimillionaires Peter Jones, Deborah Meaden, Touker Suleyman, Tej Lalvani and Sara Davies consider investing in vitamin-infused coffee and portable children’s suction mats. (S)

9PM
9.00

THE ROAD TO PARTITION Part one of two. Documentary exploring the political brinkmanship and bitter communal violence that led to the partition of Ireland. (S)

10 PM
10.00

BBC NEWS AT TEN (S)

10.30

BBC NEWSLINE (S); Weather

10.45

THE VIEW Mark Carruthers reviews the week’s political news, inviting comment and analysis from Stormont and Westminster. (S)

11PM
11.25

Question Time (S)

12.25

Newscast (S)

12.55

A Question of Sport (S) (R)

1.25

BBC News (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.30

Escape to the Country (S) (R)

7.15

Garden Rescue (S) (R)

8.00

Sign Zone: Dragons’ Den (S) (R)

9.00

BBC News at 9 (S)

10.00

BBC News (S)

12.15

Politics Live (S)

1.00

Letterbox (S) (R)

1.30

Make Me a Dealer (S) (R)

2.15

Great British Menu (S) (R)

2.45

Great British Menu (S) (R)

3.15

SPRINGWATCH 2021 (S) (R)

4.15

WILD UK (S) (R)

4.45

EGGHEADS (S) (R)

5.15

FLOG IT! (S) (R)

6.00

RICHARD OSMAN’S HOUSE OF GAMES Andrea McLean, Adil Ray, Rita Simons and Phil Wang test their general knowledge skills in triviabased games. (S) (R)

6.30

GREAT BRITISH RAILWAY JOURNEYS Michael Portillo is in London, where he tracks the River Thames from east to west. Starting in Dagenham, he ends up at the iconic Battersea Power Station. (S)

7PM
7.00

BRITAIN’S BIGGEST DIG How Birmingham’s Victorian working class residents made their home city one of the most important industrial centres on the planet. (S) (R)

8PM
8.00

SPRINGWATCH 2021 Chris Packham and Michaela Strachan bring the latest dramas from the live nest cameras in Norfolk, and Iolo Williams heads to Loch Fleet on Scotland’s east coast. (S)

9PM
9.00

WHAT ARE WE FEEDING OUR KIDS? Dr Chris van Tulleken investigates whether ultra-processed food could be causing obesity in children, as he undergoes a gruelling self-experiment that even shocks the scientists. (S)

10PM
10.00

MOCK THE WEEK With Maisie Adam, Angela Barnes, Rhys James, Robin Morgan and Ahir Shah. (S)

10.30

MANDY DJ Iain Lee finds out how Mandy became trapped in a coffin. (S) (R)

10.45

NEWSNIGHT; Weather (S)

11PM
11.30

Gods of Snooker (S)

12.30

Sign Zone: Makeup: A Glamorous History (S) (R)

1.30

Sign Zone: The Great British Sewing Bee (S) (R)

2.30

Sign Zone: Rick Stein’s Cornwall (S) (R)

3.00

This Is BBC Two (S)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

GOOD MORNING BRITAIN (S)

9.00

LORRAINE Entertainment, current affairs and fashion news, as well as showbiz stories and celebrity gossip. Presented by Lorraine Kelly. (S)

10.00

THIS MORNING Daily magazine, featuring a mix of celebrity chat, showbusiness news, lifestyle features, topical discussion, health and beauty advice and more. Including Local Weather. (S)

12.30

LOOSE MEN The women put the world to rights once more and invite a celebrity guest to chat about what they are up to. (S)

1.30

ITV LUNCHTIME NEWS (S); Weather

1.55

UTV LIVE (S); UTV Weather (S)

2.00

DICKINSON’S REAL DEAL David and his dealers are in Manchester, where the visitors include a five-year-old girl who holds her own against Simon Schneider. (S) (R)

3.00

TENABLE A family of five from Bath compete. (S) (R)

3.59

UTV WEATHER (S)

4.00

TIPPING POINT Quiz, hosted by Ben Shephard. (S)

5.00

THE CHASE Tricia, Jonathan, Katie and Will take part. (S)

6.00

UTV LIVE (S); UTV Weather (S)

6.30

ITV EVENING NEWS (S); Weather (S)

7PM
7.00

EMMERDALE Kim is terrified. (S)

7.30

KEEP, CHUCK OR CLEAN? THE BIG CLEAROUT – TONIGHT Angellica Bell investigates de-cluttering. (S)

8PM
8.00

EMMERDALE Leyla and Andrea are worried. (S)

8.30

UTV LIFE An eclectic mix of stories and studio guests. (S)

9PM
9.00

UP CLOSE: AN ISLAND’S SHAME The investigative series takes a closer look at the human cost behind the mother and baby homes scandal. (S)

10PM
10.00

ITV NEWS AT TEN (S); Weather

10.30

UTV LIVE (S); Weather

10.45

PESTON Members of the clergy share more of their experiences of the Troubles. (S)

11PM
11.15

Long Lost Family: What Happened Next (S)

12.10

Lough Foyle

12.30

Shop: Ideal World

3.00

FYI Extra

3.15

Martin & Roman’s Weekend Best!

4.05

ITV Nightscree

5.05

Tipping Point (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

Countdown (S) (R)

6.40

Cheers (S) (R)

7.05

Cheers (S) (R)

7.30

Everybody Loves Raymond (S) (R)

7.55

Everybody Loves Raymond (S) (R)

8.25

Everybody Loves Raymond (S) (R)

8.55

Frasier (S) (R)

9.25

Frasier (S) (R)

9.55

Frasier (S) (R)

10.25

Escape to the Chateau: DIY (S) (R)

11.25

Channel 4 News Summary (S)

11.30

Couples Come Dine with Me (S) (R)

12.30

Steph’s Packed Lunch (S)

2.10

Countdown (S)

3.00

THE ANSWER TRAP (S)

4.00

A PLACE IN THE SUN (S)

5.00

FOUR IN A BED (S) (R)

5.30

BEAT THE CHEF (S)

6.00

THE SIMPSONS Bart and Lisa try to find a new town anthem for Springfield. (S) (R)

6.30

HOLLYOAKS Cher tries to convince Mercedes to take a pregnancy test. Diane finds herself feeling overwhelmed with her due date fast approaching. (S) (R)

7PM
7.00

CHANNEL 4 NEWS (S)

8PM
8.00

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION Phil Spencer catches up with three house-hunters with two very different needs, but one shared goal, in Brighton and east London respectively. (S)

9PM
9.00

BEFORE WE DIE New series. When her married lover goes missing in mysterious circumstances, DI Hannah Laing persuades colleagues to launch an urgent manhunt. Crime thriller, starring Lesley Sharp. The whole series will be available to stream or download for free on All 4 following the transmission of the first episode. (S)

10PM
10.00

JOHNNY VEGAS: CARRY ON GLAMPING After two gruelling years during which Johnny has seen his plans for his glampsite hit by every problem imaginable, he is finally ready for the grand unveiling. Last in the series. (S)

11PM
11.05

999: On the Front Line (S)

12.10

The Simpsons (S) (R)

12.35

The Simpsons (S) (R)

1.00

FILM: Little Men (2016) Drama, starring Greg Kinnear and Jennifer Ehle. (S)

2.25

We Are Lady Parts (S) (R)

2.55

The Handmaid’s Tale (S) (R)

3.55

Wife Swap USA (S) (R)

4.40

The Great Garden Revolution (S) (R)

5.35

Kirstie’s Handmade Treasures (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

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

6.10

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

6.15

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

6.20

Mya Go (S) (R)

6.25

Blue’s Clues & You (S) (R)

6.50

Thomas & Friends (S) (R)

7.00

Fireman Sam (S) (R)

7.10

Daisy & Ollie (S) (R)

7.20

The Adventures of Paddington (S) (R)

7.30

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

7.35

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

7.45

Pip & Posy (S) (R)

8.00

Milo (S)

8.20

Paw Patrol (S) (R)

8.30

Ricky Zoom (S) (R)

8.40

Floogals (S) (R)

8.55

Wissper (S) (R)

9.00

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

9.05

Sunny Bunnies (S) (R)

9.15

JEREMY VINE (S)

11.15

ROOM TO IMPROVE (S)

12.20

5 NEWS AT LUNCHTIME (S)

12.25

GEORGE CLARKE’S BUILD A NEW LIFE IN THE COUNTRY (S) (R)

1.15

HOME AND AWAY (S)

1.45

NEIGHBOURS (S)

2.20

FILM: A NEIGHBOUR’S OBSESSION (2017) Thriller, starring Michael Welch. (S)

4.00

BARGAIN-LOVING BRITS IN THE SUN (S) (R)

5.00

5 NEWS AT 5 (S)

5.30

NEIGHBOURS (S) (R)

6.00

HOME AND AWAY (S) (R)

6.30

5 NEWS TONIGHT (S)

7PM
7.00

GARDENING WITH CAROL KLEIN Carol catches up with projects she started at the beginning of the season, including a progress report on the new cut flower garden. Last in the series. (S); 5 News Update (S)

8PM
8.00

KEW GARDENS: A YEAR IN BLOOM The staff have plenty of watering to do, along with the regular weeding and maintenance, as Kew Gardens is enduring a summer drought. (S); 5 News Update (S)

9PM
9.00

ESCAPE TO THE FARM WITH KATE HUMBLE The presenter is looking forward to warmer days and celebrates by kayaking down the River Wye with her friend and expert Graham Symmonds. (S)

10PM
10.00

CHRONIC PAIN: HOW TO LIVE WITH IT Cameras follow three people who face daily chronic pain as they undergo new treatments they have never tried before. (S)

11PM
11.05

A&E After Dark (S) (R)

12.05

Extreme Nightmare Tenants (S) (R)

1.00

The 21.co.uk Live Casino Show

3.00

Entertainment News on 5 (S)

3.10

Ben Fogle: New Lives in the Wild (S) (R)

4.00

Eight Days That Made Rome (S) (R)

4.45

Wildlife SOS (S) (R)

5.10

Wildlife SOS

5.35

House Doctor (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

EURONEWS

6.10

TELESHOPPING

6.40

TELESHOPPING

7.45

TODAY (S) (R)

9.45

THE ELLEN DEGENERES SHOW (S); Weather

10.40

SHORTLAND STREET (S)

11.10

DOCTORS (S); Weather

11.50

LEADERS’ QUESTIONS (S)

12.45

AMERICAN ICONS

1.00

RTÉ NEWS: ONE O’CLOCK; Weather (S)

1.30

HOME AND AWAY Roo learns a martial has dropped out of the surf competition. (S)

2.00

NEIGHBOURS confronts Hendrix. (S)

2.30

FAIR CITY (S) (R)

3.00

HOME OF THE YEAR (S) (R)

3.30

TODAY Daily magazine show. (S)

5.40

NUACHT; RTÉ News with Signing

6.00

THE ANGELUS (R)

6.01

RTÉ NEWS: SIX ONE; Weather (S)

7PM
7.00

OPEN FOR BUSINESS Ella McSweeney and Richard Curran examine rural relocation. (S)

7.30

EASTENDERS Mila worries about protecting Kioni as Kathy orders Bobby to look after her. (S)

8PM
8.00

FAIR CITY Heather is devastated when she overhears Renee quizzing Ellie. (S)

8.30

THE BIG DIY CHALLENGE PJ Gallagher meets an upcycling expert making a hot tub out of bins. (S)

9PM
9.00

RTÉ NEWS: NINE O’CLOCK; Weather (S)

9.35

PRIME TIME In-depth analysis of current affairs and topical reports, presented by Miriam O’Callaghan and Fran McNulty. (S)

10PM
10.15

THE SISTER Nathan discovers his loved ones are under threat. As the secrets of the past threaten to come to light, a surprising connection between past and present is revealed. (S)

11PM
11.10

Last Tango in Halifax (S)

12.15

Silent Witness (S) (R)

1.15

The Secrets She Keeps (S) (R)

2.10

Prime Time (S) (R)

2.45

Telly Bingo (R)

2.55

Dr Phil (S) (R)

3.40

Doctors (S) (R)

4.10

EuroNews

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

EuroNews

6.50

Storytime (S) (R)

6.55

Storytime (S) (R)

7.00

Let’s Draw with Tina (S) (R)

7.10

Fireman Sam (R)

7.20

Shaun the Sheep (S) (R)

7.30

news2day (S) (R)

7.40

Hardball (R)

8.10

4 O’Clock Club (S) (R)

8.45

Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated (R)

9.10

Andy’s Prehistoric Adventures (S) (R)

9.25

Mr Nursery (S) (R)

9.45

My World Kitchen (S) (R)

9.55

Moon and Me (R)

10.20

Peppa Pig (R)

10.35

Sarah & Duck (S) (R)

10.40

Sarah & Duck (S) (R)

10.50

Katie Morag (S) (R)

11.05

Remy & Boo

11.15

Remy & Boo

11.30

Punky (R)

11.35

Everything’s Rosie (S) (R)

11.45

Everything’s Rosie (S) (R)

12.00

Daniel Tiger’s Neighbourhood

12.25

Nina and the Neurons Go Inventing (S) (R)

12.40

Nina and the Neurons Go Inventing (S) (R)

1.00

Dragons: Riders of Berk (S) (R)

1.25

Shane the Chef (R)

1.35

Shane the Chef (R)

1.50

Bernard Dunne’s Mythical Heroes (S) (R)

2.15

Holly Hobbie (S)

2.40

Deadly Mission Madagascar (S) (R)

3.15

The Dumping Ground (S)

3.45

Jamie Johnson (S) (R)

4.20

news2day (S)

4.30

THE SIMPSONS (S) (R)

5.00

THE GOLDBERGS (S) (R)

5.30

SHORTLAND STREET (S) (R)

6.00

NEIGHBOURS (S) (R)

6.30

HOME AND AWAY (S) (R)

7PM
7.00

GRAND DESIGNS: HOUSE OF THE YEAR Kevin McCloud reveals the winner of the most prestigious prize for residential architecture, the Royal Institute of British Architects House of the Year 2017. Last in the series. (S) (R)

8PM
8.00

AMAZING HOTELS: LIFE BEYOND THE LOBBY Monica Galetti and Giles Coren visit Schloss Elmau, a hotel deep in the Bavarian Alps, where they attend a meditation session and attend a performance by worldrenowned musicians. (S)

9PM
9.20

FATHER TED Cheating in the football match backfires on Ted. (S) (R)

9.30

FIRST DATES IRELAND The final episode of the series offers a romantic reverie from pre-pandemic times, revisiting memorable moments from the First Dates restaurant. Last in the series. (S)

10PM
10.30

THE HANDMAID’S TALE June takes a harrowing journey with Janine, trying to escape Gilead. In Toronto, Serena tries to manipulate Rita, who seeks advice from Moira. (S)

11PM
11.30

Tradfest: The Dublin Castle Sessions (S)

12.00

Chicago PD (S) (R)

12.50

Vikings (S) (R)

1.45

EuroNews

6AM to 6:30PM
6.10

The Six O’Clock Show (R)

7.00

Ireland AM (S)

10.00

This Morning

12.30

News at 12:30 (S)

1.00

The Chase (S) (R)

2.00

The Chase (S) (R)

3.00

ELAINE

4.00

JUDGE JUDY

4.30

JUDGE JUDY

5.00

JUDGE JUDY

5.30

NEWS AT 5.30 (S)

6.00

THE SIX O’CLOCK SHOW Chat show. (S)

7PM
7.00

EMMERDALE Kim is terrified. (S)

7.30

RED ROCK Brian makes one last attempt to escape conviction. (S) (R)

8PM
8.00

NEWS AT 8 (S)

8.30

EMMERDALE Leyla and Andrea are worried. (S)

9PM
9.00

INTRUDER Sam struggles over what to do about Angela, while Bailey makes a breakthrough. (S)

10PM
10.00

THE TONIGHT SHOW Matt Cooper and Ciara Doherty offer their unique take on the big stories of the day. (S)

11PM
11.00

TOO CLOSE (S) (R)

12.00

INSIDE BELMARSH PRISON WITH ROSS KEMP (R)

1.00

WILL (R)

1.55

CLOSE

5.20

THE TONIGHT SHOW (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
7.00

Cúla 4 na nÓg

10.00

Cúla4 Ar Scoil

10.30

Naíonáin an Zú (R)

11.00

Little House on the Prairie (S) (R)

11.55

Abair Amhrán (R)

12.10

River Cottage Australia (R)

12.40

Garraí Glas (R)

1.10

Murder, She Wrote (S)

2.05

Weakest Link (S)

3.00

Cúla 4 na nÓg

4.00

Cúla 4

5.32

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH

5.35

SÚILE LONDAIN (R)

6.05

GILMORE GIRLS Emily and Richard throw a party for Rory and perform a song dedicated to her. Lorelai and Christopher are pleased to discover they can remain friends after their separation. (S) (R)

6.57

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH

7PM
7.00

NUACHT TG4

7.30

COMHRÁ Máirtín Tom Sheáinín chats to Fr Brian Ó Fearraigh from Co Donegal.

8PM
8.00

BLIAIN IN ÁRAINN MHÓR Life on the island across the seasons. (R)

8.30

ROS NA RÚN Colm is worried sick about Charlie and the baby.

9PM
9.00

SIAR SNA 60IDÍ The events of 1960. (R)

9.30

HECTOR Ó SIBERIA GO SAIGON Hector Ó hEochagáin begins his new journey in the Siberian town of Tomsk with ice swimmers and sleigh dogs in minus 30 degrees cold. (R)

10PM
10.30

FÍORSCÉAL Tran To Nga landmark trial against Agent Orange.

11PM
11.32

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH National and international weather.

11.35

ROS NA RÚN Colm is worried sick about Charlie and the baby. (R)

12.05

MURDER, SHE WROTE (S) (R)

1.00

DÁIL ÉIREANN

1.25

FRANCE 24

5.30

FRANCE 24

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