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Today's TV Friday 24 September

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Today's TV Friday 24 September
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6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

BREAKFAST (S)

9.15

MORNING LIVE (S)

10.00

CRIMEWATCH LIVE (S)

10.45

CLOSE CALLS: ON CAMERA A man rushes into a burning building to save an elderly woman. (S) (R)

11.15

HOMES UNDER THE HAMMER Properties in Birmingham, Chesterfield and Lewisham. (S) (R)

12.15

BARGAIN HUNT Eric Knowles presents from Gloucester. (S)

1.00

BBC NEWS AT ONE; Weather (S)

1.30

BBC NEWSLINE; Weather (S)

1.45

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

2.30

THE REPAIR SHOP A vintage endof-the-pier machine is restored. (S)

3.00

ESCAPE TO THE COUNTRY Steve Brown helps a potential buyer looking for a property in Cornwall. (S) (R)

3.45

RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW 2021 The horticultural event. (S)

4.30

ANTIQUES ROAD TRIP The final outing for Charles Hanson and Ochuko Ojiri sees one get to the bottom of a story of a naked lady, while the other uncovers an oil painting sure to excite bidders. (S)

5.15

POINTLESS Quiz show. (S)

6.00

BBC NEWS AT SIX; Weather (S)

6.30

BBC NEWSLINE; Weather (S)

7PM
7.00

THE ONE SHOW Topical reports, presented by Ronan Keating. (S)

7.30

RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW 2021 Further coverage of the famous horticultural event from the Royal Hospital Chelsea, which for the first time in its 108-year history is being held in the autumn. (S)

8PM
8.05

EASTENDERS Sheree’s plans backfire significantly, Harvey is determined to break up Dana and Bobby and Kat encourages Janine to get a legitimate job – but it’s easier said than done. (S)

8.30

QUESTION OF SPORT With guests Eddie Hearn, Katharine Merry, Alex Yee and Laura Collett. (S)

9PM
9.00

WOULD I LIE TO YOU? Previously unseen material from the comedy panel show. Last in the series. (S) (R)

9.30

THE CLEANER When he encounters a radical vegan, confident carnivore Wicky might just have met his match. Comedy, written by and starring Greg Davies, with Ruth Madeley. (S)

10 PM
10.00

BBC NEWS AT TEN (S)

10.25

BBC NEWSLINE; Weather (S)

10.35

THE GRAHAM NORTON SHOW New series. With the stars of the long-awaited James Bond film No Time to Die, headed by Daniel Craig who is making his final appearance as 007. Plus, a performance by Ed Sheeran. (S)

11PM
11.25

FILM: A Monster Calls (2016) A boy trying to cope with his mother’s terminal illness is visited by a tree monster. Fantasy drama, starring Lewis MacDougall, Felicity Jones, Sigourney Weaver and Toby Kebbell, with the voice of Liam Neeson. (S)

1.00

Weather for the Week Ahead (S)

1.05

BBC News (S)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.15

Antiques Road Trip (S) (R)

7.00

Homes Under the Hammer (S) (R)

8.00

Sign Zone: Chris and Meg’s Wild Summer (S) (R)

8.30

Sign Zone: Mortimer & Whitehouse: Gone Fishing (S) (R)

9.00

BBC News at 9 (S)

10.00

BBC News (S)

12.15

Politics Live (S)

1.00

Head Hunters (S) (R)

1.45

Eggheads (S) (R)

2.15

The Big Painting Challenge (S) (R)

3.15

HANDMADE IN BOLTON (S) (R)

3.45

MAKE ME A DEALER (S) (R)

4.30

GLORIOUS GARDENS FROM ABOVE The skies above Sussex. (S) (R)

5.15

FLOG IT! From Haddon Hall in Derbyshire. (S) (R)

6.00

RICHARD OSMAN’S HOUSE OF GAMES Ruby Bhogal, Ed Byrne, Ingrid Oliver and Matthew Pinsent keep their eyes on the prize. (S)

6.30

TAKE A HIKE In the final walk of the week, civil servant Paul hosts his hike along the stunning Alnwick coast with a taste of traditional Northumbria. (S)

7PM
7.00

MOTDX Jermaine Jenas presents an offbeat look at the Premier League, focussing on the lifestyle and culture that surrounds it.. (S)

7.30

INSIDE CULTURE New series. Mary Beard returns with the cultural review show. She asks why we laugh and explores what laughter can tell us about ourselves and the world we live in. (S)

8PM
8.00

IOLO: THE LAST WILDERNESS OF WALES Iolo Williams tracks wildlife in the Cambrian mountains, with his first target being the elusive pine marten, finding one at night lurking in a conifer forest. (S) (R)

8.30

RHS CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW The sights and sounds of the event from the Royal Hospital Chelsea. (S)

9PM
9.30

THE NORTH WATER A discovery by Sumner sends Drax into a murderous rage. Cavendish proves crucial in Baxter and Brownlee’s plan, and an arctic storm threatens the ship’s crew. (S)

10PM
10.30

NEWSNIGHT; Weather (S)

11PM
11.05

Fever Pitch: The Rise of the Premier League A look at the rise of the celebrity footballer. (S) (R)

12.05

Golf: Ryder Cup Highlights Action from day one. (S)

2.05

Sign Zone: Football’s Broken Dreams – Panorama a Investigating the system that has produced some of English football’s brightest stars. (S) (R)

2.35

Sign Zone: Amy Winehouse: A Life in Ten Pictures (S) (R)

3.35

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 WOMEN Topical debate from a female perspective. (S)

1.30

ITV LUNCHTIME NEWS (S); Weather (S)

1.55

UTV LIVE (S); UTV Weather (S)

2.00

JUDGE RINDER Cameras follow criminal barrister Robert Rinder as he takes on real-life cases in a studio courtroom. (S) (R)

3.00

TENABLE (S) (R)

3.59

UTV WEATHER (S)

4.00

TIPPING POINT Ben Shephard hosts the arcade-themed quiz in which contestants drop tokens down a choice of four chutes in the hope of winning a jackpot. (S)

5.00

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

6.00

UTV LIVE (S); UTV Weather (S)

6.30

ITV EVENING NEWS (S); Weather (S)

7PM
7.00

EMMERDALE While Al toys with Paddy, Moira is surprised, and Rodney is disappointed. (S)

7.30

CORONATION STREET Norris causes mischief at his own funeral. Meanwhile, Max delights in provoking Daniel at school, and Grace’s demands leave Ed powerless. (S)

8PM
8.00

UTV LIFE Stories and guests. (S)

8.30

CORONATION STREET Norris’ wake takes place, but the mood is ruined by Audrey and Rita’s row. Outside The Kabin, Mary, Ken, Gail and Brian gather to unlock the secret Norris hid inside the model paperboy. Daniel angers David by branding Max a thief. Danny witnesses a row between Aggie and Grace. (S)

9PM
9.00

GRANTCHESTER An otherwise quiet nightshift is disrupted when a group of young American airmen are arrested for trespassing at the local quarry and brought to the station. (S)

10PM
10.00

ITV NEWS AT TEN (S); Weather

10.30

UTV LIVE (S); Weather

10.45

FILM: ROCKY II (1979) Retired boxer Rocky Balboa is tempted back into the ring for another shot at Apollo Creed’s heavyweight title. Drama sequel, with Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire and Carl Weathers. (S)

11PM
12.50

Shop: Ideal World

3.00

FYI Extra

3.15

ITV Nightscreen

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

Countdown (S) (R)

6.40

Cheers (S) (R)

7.10

Cheers (S) (R)

7.40

The King of Queens (S) (R)

8.05

The King of Queens (S) (R)

8.35

The King of Queens (S) (R)

9.05

Frasier (S) (R)

9.35

Frasier (S) (R)

10.00

Frasier (S) (R)

10.30

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

11.25

Channel 4 News Summary (S)

11.30

Find It, Fix It, Flog It (S) (R)

12.30

Steph’s Packed Lunch (S)

2.10

Countdown (S)

3.00

A PLACE IN THE SUN (S)

4.00

THE GREAT HOUSE GIVEAWAY Accountant Kate and builder Jonny buy a house together in Leeds. (S) (R)

5.00

FOUR IN A BED (S)

5.30

COME DINE WITH ME (S)

6.00

THE SIMPSONS A new neighbour moves in. (S) (R)

6.30

HOLLYOAKS Mercedes makes a drastic decision and has a big announcement for her family. Meanwhile, Sid has a confession for Ste. (S) (R)

7PM
7.00

CHANNEL 4 NEWS (S)

8PM
8.00

THE GREAT BRITISH BAKE OFF: AN EXTRA SLICE New series. Jo Brand celebrates the best bits from the week’s show, with unseen footage of Cake Week and an interview with the first baker to leave. She is also joined by Sarah Millican, Sunetra Sarker and Iain Stirling to discuss events. Plus, Tom Allen judges the bakes brought along by a group of home bakers. (S)

9PM
9.00

GOGGLEBOX The armchair critics share their opinions on what they have been watching during the week, with cameras capturing their instant reactions. (S)

10PM
10.00

THE LAST LEG New series. Adam Hills, Josh Widdicombe and Alex Brooker are joined by celebrity guests for a comic review of the significant moments of the past seven days. (S)

11PM
11.05

Sarah Millican: Control Enthusiast A stand-up performance by the comedian. (S) (R)

12.05

FILM: Rough Night (2017) Comedy, starring Scarlett Johansson, Kate McKinnon and Zoe Kravitz. (S)

1.55

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

2.45

Iris Prize Best British Shorts: Queens (S) (R)

3.05

Come Dine with Me (S) (R)

5.20

Beat the Chef (S) (R)

5.45

Jamie’s Comfort Food (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

Kid-E-Cats (S) (R)

6.30

Blue’s Clues & You (S) (R)

6.50

Thomas & Friends (S) (R)

7.00

Fireman Sam (S) (R)

7.10

Paw Patrol (S) (R)

7.25

Circle Square (S) (R)

7.30

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

7.35

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

7.45

Pip and Posy (S) (R)

8.00

Milo (S)

8.15

The Adventures of Paddington (S) (R)

8.30

Ricky Zoom (S) (R)

8.45

Floogals (S) (R)

8.55

Milkshake! Monkey (S) (R)

9.00

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

9.10

Sunny Bunnies (S) (R)

9.15

JEREMY VINE (S)

11.15

NIGHTMARE TENANTS, SLUM LANDLORDS (S) (R)

12.15

5 NEWS AT LUNCHTIME (S)

12.20

TRAFFIC COPS (S) (R)

1.15

HOME AND AWAY (S) (R)

1.45

NEIGHBOURS (S)

2.15

FILM: A TEACHER’S KILLER OBSESSION (2019) Thriller, starring Vanessa Marcil. (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 Logan wins friends in some parts of the community and clashes with others. (S) (R)

6.30

5 NEWS TONIGHT (S)

7PM
7.00

THE THAMES: BRITAIN’S GREATEST RIVER WITH TONY ROBINSON The actor and presenter starts his journey heading up the estuary to Southend Pier, where as a young man he would drive to with friends. (S); 5 News Update (S)

8PM
8.00

THE COTSWOLDS WITH PAM AYRES The poet’s latest journey starts in Wiltshire in the town of Bradford-onAvon, where she takes to the water on a narrowboat. (S); 5 News Update

9PM
9.00

LIGHTHOUSES: BUILDING THE IMPOSSIBLE Rob Bell uncovers the stories behind Scotland’s mighty Bell Rock lighthouse, an engineering marvel built on a deadly submerged reef in the treacherous North Sea. (S)

10PM
10.00

GREATEST HITS OF THE 80S The stories behind six songs from the decade, including Spandau Ballet’s True, Peter Gabriel’s Sledgehammer and Simply Red’s Holding Back the Years. (S) (R)

11PM
11.30

Freddie Mercury: The Greatest Showman A profile of the Queen frontman. (S) (R)

1.00

The 21.co.uk Live Casino Show (S)

3.00

Entertainment News on 5 (S)

3.10

Violent Child, Desperate Parents Parents being abused by their children. (S) (R)

4.00

The Funny Thing About Kids (S) (R)

4.45

Wildlife SOS (S) (R)

5.10

House Doctor (S) (R)

5.35

Fireman Sam (S) (R)

5.45

Paw Patrol (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

EURONEWS

6.20

TELESHOPPING

6.50

TELESHOPPING

7.20

TELESHOPPING

7.55

UPSTAIRS DOWNSTAIRS (S) (R)

9.00

FATHER BROWN (S) (R)

9.55

THE ELLEN DEGENERES SHOW

10.50

DR PHIL (S)

11.45

SHORTLAND STREET (S)

12.15

ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES (S) (R)

12.45

TELLY BINGO (S)

1.00

RTÉ NEWS: ONE O’CLOCK Weather (S)

1.30

HOME AND AWAY (S) (R)

2.00

NEIGHBOURS (S) (R)

2.30

FAIR CITY (R)

3.00

EASTENDERS (S) (R)

3.30

RTÉ NEWS

3.40

CALL THE MIDWIFE (S) (R)

4.40

IRELAND’S FITTEST FAMILY (S) (R)

5.40

NUACHT

6.00

THE ANGELUS (R)

6.01

RTÉ NEWS: SIX ONE; Weather (S)

7PM
7.00

NATIONWIDE (S)

7.30

COSC A look at the banning of Edna O’Brien’s book The Country Girls, which was condemned by archbishop of Dublin John Charles McQuaid for its frank depiction of female sexuality. (S) (R)

8PM
8.05

EASTENDERS Sheree’s plans backfire significantly, Harvey is determined to break up Dana and Bobby and Kat encourages Janine to get a legitimate job – but it’s easier said than done. (S)

8.30

CAT HOSPITAL Animal lover Eilish has been feeding the stray cats during lockdown, and contacts the clinic when she notices the health of one of them is beginning to deteriorate. (S)

9PM
9.00

RTÉ NEWS: NINE O’CLOCK; Weather (S)

9.35

THE LATE LATE SHOW Ryan Tubridy hosts the light entertainment show, featuring a mix of celebrity guests, music, in-depth interviews and discussions on the stories that have the nation talking. (S)

11PM
11.25

FILM: Ghosts of Mississippi (1996) Fact-based drama, about the efforts to bring a killer to justice 31 years after the murder of a black civil-rights activist. Starring Alec Baldwin, Whoopi Goldberg and James Woods. (S)

1.45

Casualty Archie butts heads with charming paediatric locum registrar Will Noble. (S) (R)

2.35

Telly Bingo (R)

2.45

Nationwide (R)

3.10

Dr Phil (S) (R)

3.55

Doctors (S) (R)

4.35

EuroNews

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

EuroNews

7.00

Storytime (S) (R)

7.05

Fluffy Gardens (S) (R)

7.10

Fluffy Gardens (R)

7.20

Dog Loves Books (S)

7.30

news2day (S) (R)

7.40

Squad Goals (S) (R)

8.10

Junior Bake Off (S) (R)

8.40

We Bare Bears

8.50

Charlie and Lola (S) (R)

9.05

Katie Morag (S) (R)

9.20

Grace’s Amazing Machines (S) (R)

9.35

Go Jetters (S) (R)

9.45

Go Jetters (S) (R)

10.00

Mr Mender and the Chummyjiggers (S) (R)

10.10

Mr Mender and the Chummyjiggers (S) (R)

10.25

Wild Kratts (R)

10.50

Critters TV (S) (R)

11.00

Pablo (S) (R)

11.10

Pablo (S) (R)

11.25

Peppa Pig (R)

11.30

Peppa Pig (R)

11.35

Paddles (R)

11.50

Thomas & Friends (R)

12.05

Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated (R)

12.30

Ben 10

12.40

Ben 10

12.55

Millie Inbetween (S) (R)

1.25

The Dumping Ground (S) (R)

2.00

Drop Dead Weird (S) (R)

2.30

4 O’Clock Club (S) (R)

3.00

Junior Bake Off (S) (R)

3.35

Danny & Mick (S)

3.45

Danny & Mick (S)

4.00

World’s End (S) (R)

4.20

news2day (S)

4.30

THE SIMPSONS (S) (R)

5.00

THE GOLDBERGS (S)

5.30

SHORTLAND STREET (S) (R)

6.00

NEIGHBOURS Paul comes clean to David and tells him he paid Nicolette to stay away. (S)

6.30

HOME AND AWAY (S)

7PM
7.00

YOUNG SHELDON With college in sight, Sheldon is determined to ride his bike without training wheels. All goes well until he has a run in with a chicken and falls, breaking his arm. Meanwhile, Mary and George Sr argue over parenting styles. (R)

7.30

FRIDAY NIGHT SOCCER St Patrick’s Athletic v Shamrock Rovers (Kick-off 7.45pm). Live coverage of the Airtricity League Premier Division encounter at Richmond Park. These teams look to be the only two realistic titlecontenders and both sides will be eager to earn a vital three points in their final match before the league is split. The last meeting between the sides was in July, when a brace by Daniel Mandroiu and a Roberto Lopez strike helped Rovers record a 3-1 home win at Tallaght Stadium. (S)

10PM
10.00

FILM: THE FULL MONTY (1997) Six unemployed men from Sheffield decide to become strippers for one night only in a bid to raise extra money. However, with no dancing experience and far from perfect physiques, the men rely on the unique selling point of complete nudity to impress the punters. Comedy, starring Robert Carlyle and Mark Addy. (S)

11PM
11.45

Bachelors Walk Raymond regrets goading Allison into flying off with Terry. Michael helps Barry and Vicky reach a deal with the record company. Comedy, starring Don Wycherly, Simon Delany and Keith McErlean. (S) (R)

12.30

Live at the Apollo Ardal O’Hanlon introduces sets by Mawaan Rizwan and Sara Barron. (S) (R)

1.25

Other Voices Music by Hozier, Fontaines DC, Elbow and Pillow Queens. (S) (R)

2.25

EuroNews

6AM to 6:30PM
6.10

The Six O’Clock Show (S) (R)

7.00

Ireland AM (S)

10.00

This Morning

12.30

News at 12:30 (S)

1.00

Gino’s Italian Escape: Hidden Italy (R)

1.30

RACING: NEWMARKET CAMBRIDGESHIRE MEETING

4.00

PAUL O’GRADY: FOR THE LOVE OF DOGS (S) (R)

4.30

JUDGE JUDY

5.00

JUDGE JUDY

5.30

NEWS AT 5.30 (S)

6.00

THE SIX O’CLOCK SHOW (S)

7PM
7.00

EMMERDALE While Al toys with Paddy, Moira is surprised. (S)

7.30

CORONATION STREET Norris causes mischief at his own funeral. (S)

8PM
8.00

NEWS AT 8 (S)

8.30

CORONATION STREET (S)

9PM
9.00

ALAN CARR’S EPIC GAMESHOW The comedian hosts an updated version of Name That Tune. (S)

10PM
10.00

FILM: SHOOTER (2007) A former Marine sniper framed for the assassination of an African archbishop fights to prove his innocence. Action thriller, starring Mark Wahlberg, Michael Pena and Danny Glover.

11PM
12.30

GOGGLEBOX IRELAND (S) (R)

1.30

VERA (S) (R)

3.25

CLOSE

6AM to 6:30PM
7.00

Cúla 4

7.30

Cúla 4 na nÓg

10.30

Cruthaím (S) (R)

10.35

Ainmhí 999 (R)

11.05

The Irish RM (S) (R)

12.05

Garraí Glas (R)

12.35

Murder, She Wrote (S) (R)

1.30

RASAÍ LIOS TUATHAIL Coverage of the Listowel Races.

5.52

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH

5.55

BUABHAILL AR NA BÁNTA A farmer’s attempt to produce the first Irish mozzarella cheese. (R)

6.25

GLÓR TÍRE: ROGHA & TOGHA Country music series, featuring music from Jimmy Buckley, Michael English, Mike Denver, Ciarán Rosney, Johnny Brady and Gerry Guthrie. (S) (R)

6.57

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH

7PM
7.00

NUACHT TG4

7.30

RUGBAÍ BEO Cardiff Rugby v Connacht (Kick-off 7.35pm). Coverage of the match from the opening round of fixtures in the United Rugby Championship, held at Cardiff Arms Park.

9PM
9.30

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH

9.33

FILM: GUNS OF THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN (1969) The gunslingers set out to save a Mexican revolutionary leader from a military prison. Second sequel to the Western, starring George Kennedy, Joe Don Baker and Monte Markham. (S)

11PM
11.35

SÉ MO LAOCH Exploring the life and career of John and Pip Murphy, brothers who learned to play harmonica with their father Phil Murphy and they are still playing the reels and hornpipes that he wrote. (R)

12.35

ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK Lorna discusses her marriage with Taystee and Suzanne. (S) (R)

1.40

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