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Today's TV Wednesday 13 October

TV Guide

The Restaurant That Burns Off Calories; 8pm, RTÉ 2. Fred Sirieix and Zoe Williams open a restaurant with a difference where every calorie eaten by 20 unsuspecting diners must be burned off by a team of fitness fanatics 
Irishnews
6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

BREAKFAST (S)

9.15

RIP OFF BRITAIN (S)

10.00

DEFENDERS UK (S) (R)

10.45

CLAIMED AND SHAMED A woman claims that she found metal shards in her takeaway. (S)

11.15

HOMES UNDER THE HAMMER Properties in Kent, Lancashire and the West Midlands. (S) (R)

12.15

BARGAIN HUNT Anita Manning presents from Malvern in Worcestershire. (S) (R)

1.00

BBC NEWS AT ONE; Weather (S)

1.30

BBC NEWSLINE; Weather (S)

1.45

DOCTORS Zara and Karen lose a car but find a connection. (S)

2.15

IMPOSSIBLE Quiz show, presented by Rick Edwards. (S) (R)

3.00

ESCAPE TO THE COUNTRY Ginny Buckley helps a couple search for a property in Shropshire. (S) (R)

3.45

MONEY FOR NOTHING Rolls of fabric, a rusty filing cabinet and a chair get the makeover treatment. (S)

4.30

ANTIQUES ROAD TRIP Louise Gostelow and David Harper scour Lancashire and Cumbria. (S) (R)

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 Live chat and topical reports with Ronan Keating. (S)

7.30

A STITCH THROUGH TIME The aspiring fashion designers take on a tartan challenge. (S)

8PM
8.00

AFGHANISTAN: LIFE UNDER THE TALIBAN – PANORAMA Najibullah Quraishi reports on how life has changed for the Afghan people. (S)

8.30

THE REPAIR SHOP The experts revive a poignant painting of the Pembrokeshire seashore, a dislocated doll, a farmer’s seed-sowing contraption and an earthenware Parisian plate. (S)

9PM
9.30

WOULD I LIE TO YOU? Dion Dublin, Debbie McGee, Bob Mortimer and Lucy Porter join the panel. (S) (R)

10 PM
10.00

BBC NEWS AT TEN (S)

10.25

BBC NEWSLINE; Weather (S)

10.35

NOLAN LIVE Lively debate with Stephen Nolan and guests on stories and issues that matter to the people of Northern Ireland. (S)

11PM
11.35

The Earthshot Prize: Repairing Our Planet (S)

12.35

MOTD Top 10: Romantic Returns (S)

1.05

Weather for the Week Ahead (S)

1.10

BBC News (S)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.30

Money for Nothing (S) (R)

7.15

Bargain Hunt (S) (R)

8.00

Sign Zone: The Hairy Bikers Go North (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

Best Bakes Ever (S) (R)

2.45

Heir Hunters (S) (R)

3.30

CURIOSITY (S) (R)

4.15

BACK TO THE LAND WITH KATE HUMBLE Championing the UK’s rural entrepreneurs. (S) (R)

5.15

FLOG IT! From Ickworth House near Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. (S) (R)

6.00

RICHARD OSMAN’S HOUSE OF GAMES Matt Edmondson, Sabrina Grant, Andy Hamilton and Kirsty Wark test their general knowledge in triviabased games across the week, with a winner declared each Friday. (S)

6.30

STRICTLY: IT TAKES TWO Janette Manrara finds out how the celebrity contestants are shaping up for Saturday at the midweek point. (S)

7PM
7.00

BACK IN TIME FOR SCHOOL The teachers and pupils experience education during the inter-war years, learning new languages, enjoying outdoor classes and being forced to take an afternoon nap. (S) (R)

8PM
8.00

YOUR HOME MADE PERFECT Architects Robert Jamison and Laura Jane Clark compete using virtual reality to remodel a home in Hertfordshire, hoping to live up to the hopes of the family who live there. (S)

9PM
9.00

HUNTING THE ESSEX LORRY KILLERS Documentary revealing how Essex Police caught the people responsible for the deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants found in the trailer of an articulated lorry in October 2019. (S)

10PM
10.00

SPOTLIGHT Social and political issues. (S) (R)

10.30

NEWSNIGHT; Weather (S)

11PM
11.15

The Ryan McMullan Story (S) (R)

12.35

BBC News (S)

1.00

Sign Zone: A House Through Time (S) (R)

2.00

Sign Zone: Antiques Roadshow (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 A mix of celebrity chat, lifestyle features, advice and competitions. Including Local Weather. (S)

12.30

LOOSE WOMEN Another helping of topical studio discussion from a female perspective, featuring celebrity interviews. (S)

1.30

ITV LUNCHTIME NEWS (S); Weather (S)

1.55

UTV LIVE (S); UTV Weather (S)

2.00

BLING Gok Wan learns the story of a lucky necklace that made its way to the UK with a Czech family fleeing invasion, while a mum wants to design a ring for her daughter’s birthday. (S)

3.00

WINNING COMBINATION (S)

3.59

UTV WEATHER (S)

4.00

TIPPING POINT Ben Shephard hosts the quiz in which contestants drop tokens down a choice of four chutes in the hope of winning £10,000. (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 Kim senses Will is hiding something, Manpreet is horrified by Rishi, and Paddy agrees to do the survival event with Marlon. (S)

7.30

CORONATION STREET Sabeen’s demands pile pressure onto Imran. Carla offers Johnny a new role at the factory. Nina becomes suspicious of Abi’s attitude. (S)

8PM
8.00

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

8.30

CORONATION STREET Imran’s confession turns Toyah’s world upside down. (S)

9PM
9.00

HOLLINGTON DRIVE The pressure is getting to Theresa as the police make their first arrest and, with the vigil for Alex approaching, Helen puts things on hold with Gareth. (S)

10PM
10.00

ITV NEWS AT TEN (S); Weather

10.30

UTV LIVE (S); Weather

10.45

PESTON Political magazine show presented by Robert Peston, featuring major interviews with MPs, topical guests and cultural figures. (S)

11PM
11.40

Heathrow: Britain’s Busiest Airport (S)

12.10

Beyond the Line: North Wales Traffic Cops (S) (R)

12.35

Junk and Disorderly (S) (R)

1.25

Shop: Ideal World

3.00

FYI Extra

3.15

Cooking with the Stars (S) (R)

4.05

Unwind With ITV

5.05

Tipping Point (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.05

Countdown (S) (R)

6.45

The Big Bang Theory (S) (R)

7.10

The Big Bang Theory (S) (R)

7.35

The King of Queens (S) (R)

8.00

The King of Queens (S) (R)

8.30

The King of Queens (S) (R)

9.00

Frasier (S) (R)

9.30

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) (R)

4.00

CHATEAU DIY (S)

5.00

FOUR IN A BED (S)

5.30

THE PERFECT PITCH (S)

6.00

THE SIMPSONS Homer and Mr Burns are trapped during a survival trip with the power plant employees. S) (R)

6.30

HOLLYOAKS Fergus and Warren start to make moves with their escape plan, and Timmy tries to comfort Peri. Meanwhile, Maxine confides in Trish about her feelings for Warren. (S) (R)

7PM
7.00

CHANNEL 4 NEWS (S)

7.55

LIAM’S STORY: STAND UP TO CANCER A teenager diagnosed with bone cancer. (S)

8PM
8.00

LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION House hunting in Surrey and the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames for a married couple returning from Central America and another pair about to tie the knot. (S)

9PM
9.00

GRAND DESIGNS Kevin McCloud follows the progress of ex-advertising man Geoff, who is building a floodresistant architectural marvel on the Essex coast, costing £700,000. (S)

10PM
10.00

MY FIRST THREESOME An insight into one of the most popular sexual desires, following a group of firsttimers as they go after their ultimate erotic experience. (S)

11PM
11.05

First Dates (S) (R)

12.05

The Great British Bake Off: An Extra Slice (S) (R)

1.05

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

1.50

Undercover Boss USA (S) (R)

2.40

FILM: The Keeping Room (2014) Western, starring Brit Marling. (S)

4.15

Couples Come Dine with Me (S) (R)

5.10

Location, Location, Location (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

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

6.10

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

6.15

Kid-E-Cats (S) (R)

6.25

Blue’s Clues & You (S) (R)

6.45

Fireman Sam (S) (R)

6.55

Thomas & Friends (S) (R)

7.05

Paw Patrol (S) (R)

7.20

Circle Square (S) (R)

7.30

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

7.35

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

7.45

Pip and Posy (S)

8.00

Milo (S) (R)

8.20

The Adventures of Paddington (S) (R)

8.35

Ricky Zoom (S) (R)

8.50

Floogals (S) (R)

9.05

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

9.10

Sunny Bunnies (S) (R)

9.15

JEREMY VINE (S)

11.20

NIGHTMARE TENANTS, SLUM LANDLORDS (S) (R)

12.10

5 NEWS AT LUNCHTIME (S)

12.15

POLICE INTERCEPTORS (S) (R)

1.15

HOME AND AWAY (S)

1.45

NEIGHBOURS (S)

2.15

FILM: MORE BITTER THAN DEATH: AN EMMA FIELDING MYSTERY (2019) (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

EGGHEADS The Shuttle Watchers want to jettison as many Eggheads as possible before the tense final round. Jeremy Vine hosts. (S)

7PM
7.00

THE GADGET SHOW Jon Bentley tests four of the latest electric cars and Craig Charles uncovers a new piece of tech that claims to aid weight loss and help people work out more efficiently. (S); 5 News Update (S)

8PM
8.00

THIS WEEK ON THE FARM Some of their best-looking animals from the Cannon Hall Farm team aim to impress the competition judges and bag some rosettes at Penistone Show. (S); 5 News Update (S)

9PM
9.00

ICELAND WITH ALEXANDER ARMSTRONG Alexander Armstrong leaves Reykjavik and heads for northern Iceland and the port of Husavik, beloved of whale watchers, Will Ferrell and Eurovision fans the world over. (S)

10PM
10.00

INSIDE HOLLOWAY: REBELS & MURDERERS First of a two-part documentary exploring the history of the prison and its inmates, beginning with the period from its foundation in 1852 through to 1948. (S) (R)

11PM
11.30

Call the Bailiffs: Time to Pay Up (S) (R)

12.30

Criminals: Caught on Camera (S) (R)

1.00

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

3.00

Entertainment News on 5 (S)

3.10

Britain’s Biggest Mountain (S) (R)

4.00

Our Valley Family (S) (R)

4.45

Wildlife SOS (S) (R)

5.10

Divine Designs (S) (R)

5.35

Fireman Sam (S) (R)

5.45

Paw Patrol (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

EURONEWS

6.10

TELESHOPPING

6.40

TELESHOPPING

7.10

TELESHOPPING

7.45

FILM: LIFT ME UP (2015) (S)

9.45

THE ELLEN DEGENERES SHOW (S) (R); Weather (S)

10.40

SHORTLAND STREET (S)

11.10

ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES (S) (R); Weather

11.50

LEADERS’ QUESTIONS (S)

1.00

RTÉ NEWS: ONE O’CLOCK; Weather (S)

1.30

HOME AND AWAY Ari and Mia are excited about adoption. (S)

2.00

NEIGHBOURS Hendrix avoids Mackenzie’s probing questions. (S)

2.30

FAIR CITY (S) (R)

3.00

EASTENDERS (S) (R)

3.30

TODAY (S)

5.40

NUACHT

6.00

THE ANGELUS (R)

6.01

RTÉ NEWS: SIX ONE; (S); Weather

7PM
7.00

NATIONWIDE (S)

7.30

DONAL’S FAMILY KITCHEN New series. Donal Skehan presents quick and easy meals. This time he creates braised beef shin lasagne and an Irish apple cake. Includes Lotto. (S)

8PM
8.00

FAIR CITY Carol and Sash raise Ritchie’s ire while an oblivious Tommy bows to his bidding. Dolores’s. (S)

8.30

NEVEN’S SPANISH FOOD TRAILS This week Neven Maguire visits Menorca. Local guide Isabel Martín introduces him to the historic city of Ciutadella and Neven eats at slow food restaurant, Tast de Na Silvia. (S)

9PM
9.00

RTÉ NEWS: NINE O’CLOCK; Weather (S)

9.35

ULTIMATE HELL WEEK – THE PROFESSIONALS The programme reaches its final phase. Of the 18 recruits who started, only four candidates now remain, and the courses culminate in one final event. Last in the series. (S)

10PM
10.35

THE 2 JOHNNIES TAKE ON The duo want to proudly wear the green jersey – but the tricky part is that they need to find a sport which they can represent Ireland in. (R)

11PM
11.40

A Suitable Boy (S) (R)

12.50

Holy F*** (S)

1.50

The Tommy Tiernan Show (S) (R)

2.55

Fungie’s Kingdom (S) (R)

3.50

Home Advantage (S) (R)

4.30

No Place Like Home (S) (R)

4.55

Ireland’s Garden Heroes (S) (R)

5.20

The Zoo (S) (R)

5.45

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

Chuggington (R)

7.30

Shaun the Sheep

7.40

Drop Dead Weird (S) (R)

8.10

Junior MasterChef (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)

9.35

Go Jetters (S) (R)

9.45

Go Jetters (S) (R)

10.00

Everything’s Rosie (S) (R)

10.10

Everything’s Rosie (S) (R)

10.25

Wild Kratts (R)

10.45

Nelly & Nora (S) (R)

10.50

Nelly & Nora (S) (R)

11.00

Fluffy Gardens (S) (R)

11.10

Tir Na nOg (S) (R)

11.25

Peppa Pig (R)

11.30

Peppa Pig (R)

11.35

Wild Kids (S) (R)

11.50

Thomas & Friends (R)

12.05

Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated (R)

12.30

Ben 10 (R)

12.40

Ben 10 (R)

1.00

Millie Inbetween (S) (R)

1.30

The Dumping Ground (S) (R)

2.05

Hardball (R)

2.30

4 O’Clock Club (S) (R)

3.00

Junior MasterChef (S) (R)

3.35

Ballybraddan (S) (R)

3.50

Ace My Space (S) (R)

4.20

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4.30

THE SIMPSONS (S) (R)

5.00

NOVA JONES (S)

5.30

SHORTLAND STREET (R)

6.00

NEIGHBOURS Hendrix avoids Mackenzie’s probing questions. (S) (R)

6.30

HOME AND AWAY (S) (R)

7PM
7.00

BEIDH AONACH AMÁRACH The National Ploughing Championships in Carlow. Last in the series. (S) (R)

7.30

BAILTE Sile Nic Chonaonaigh visits An Ghleann on Cleire in County Cork. (S) (R)

8PM
8.00

THE RESTAURANT THAT BURNS OFF CALORIES Fred Sirieix and Zoe Williams open a restaurant with a difference where every calorie eaten by 20 unsuspecting diners must be burned off by a team of fitness fanatics. (S)

9PM
9.00

SEMI-DETACHED April’s ex-fiance returns, casting doubt on Bertha’s paternity. (R)

9.30

THE ROTUNDA Revisiting some of the families that have been in the series to find out what has happened in their lives since they first appeared. Last in the series. (S)

10PM
10.30

DEATH IN PARADISE A man confesses to murder – despite being unable to remember what happened. Neville refuses to believe him, however, and determines to find the real killer. Last in the series. (S)

11PM
11.35

The Investigation (S)

12.25

No Offence (S) (R)

1.20

Baby-Faced Mums (S) (R)

2.15

EuroNews

6AM to 6:30PM
6.20

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

The Chase (S) (R)

2.00

The Chase (S) (R)

3.00

LOOSE WOMEN

4.00

GINO’S ITALIAN ESCAPE (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 (S)

7.30

CORONATION STREET Sabeen’s demands pile pressure onto Imran. (S)

8PM
8.00

NEWS AT 8 (S)

8.30

CORONATION STREET Imran’s confession turns Toyah’s world upside down. (S)

9PM
9.00

GOGGLEBOX IRELAND Opinionated TV viewers offer their opinions on the week’s best programmes. (S)

10PM
10.00

THE TONIGHT SHOW (S)

11PM
11.00

BREAKDOWN: IRELAND’S MENTAL HEALTH BATTLE (R)

12.00

SPORT STORIES: OISIN MCCONVILLE (R)

1.00

GORDON, GINO AND FRED: AMERICAN ROAD TRIP (R)

1.55

CLOSE

4.35

EGGHEADS (R)

5.20

THE TONIGHT SHOW (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
7.00

Cúla 4

7.30

Cúla 4 na nÓg

10.30

Cruthaím (S) (R)

10.33

Cruthaím (S) (R)

10.40

Ainmhí 999 (R)

11.10

The Wonder Years (S)

11.40

The Golden Girls (S) (R)

12.10

A Chef’s Life (S) (R)

12.40

Garraí Glas (R)

1.10

Dr Quinn: Medicine Woman (S)

2.05

Weakest Link (S) (R)

3.00

Cúla 4 na nÓg

4.00

Cúla 4

5.27

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH

5.30

COMHRÁ (R)

6.00

THE GOLDEN GIRLS Rose keeps her friend to herself. (S) (R)

6.30

THE WONDER YEARS Kevin becomes a model student. (S) (R)

6.57

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH National and international weather.

7PM
7.00

NUACHT TG4

7.30

JUNIOR EUROVISION The semifinal of Ireland’s search for an entry for the 2021 Junior Eurovision. (R)

8PM
8.30

EADAÍ SOS Advice for primary school teacher Corey Hanna, from Derry.

9PM
9.00

SIAR SNA 00S Memorable events from 2008, including the resignation of Taoiseach Bertie Ahern. (R)

9.30

MISNEACH New series. Historical instanceas of discrimination, bullying, sexual harassment against women serving in the Defence Forces.

10PM
10.35

STATELESS Ameer finally makes it to Australia, only to discover tragic news awaits him. (S)

11PM
11.37

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH

11.40

SURVIVOR An unexpected twist shakes up the game and sends two people home.

12.30

WEAKEST LINK Back-stabbing general knowledge quiz. (S) (R)

1.25

DÁIL ÉIREANN

1.50

FRANCE 24

5.30

FRANCE 24

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