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Today's TV Saturday 16 October

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Today's TV Saturday 16 October
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6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

BREAKFAST (S)

10.00

SATURDAY KITCHEN LIVE (S)

11.30

NADIYA’S FAMILY FAVOURITES (S) (R)

12.00

FOOTBALL FOCUS A look ahead to the weekend’s football. (S)

1.00

BBC NEWS (S)

1.15

BARGAIN HUNT From the antiques fair at the Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh. (S) (R)

2.00

ESCAPE TO THE COUNTRY Alistair Appleton hunts for a property in Cumbria with a couple who need a home for them and their three children. (S)

2.45

GARDEN RESCUE Bringing the Mediterranean to Shoreham-by-Sea in West Sussex. (S) (R)

3.30

QUESTION OF SPORT With Joe Marler, Beth Tweddle, Mark Foster and Imani-Lara Lansiquot. (S) (R)

4.00

FINAL SCORE A round-up of this afternoon’s football results. (S)

5.10

BBC NEWS (S)

5.20

BBC NEWSLINE; Weather (S)

5.30

POINTLESS CELEBRITIES A special music episode of the quiz. (S)

6.15

THE HIT LIST Marvin and Rochelle Humes present a music-based quiz show in which contestants from Swindon, Glasgow and Birmingham must name as many hit songs and artists as possible. (S)

7PM
7.00

STRICTLY COME DANCING The competition continues for our couples tonight as Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman present another spectacular night of dance live from the Strictly Ballroom. Our stars give it their all under the watchful eye of our judges, in a bid to win your votes at home. Who will impress enough to win a place in next week’s show. (S)

9PM
9.00

BLANKETY BLANK Bradley Walsh hosts a revival of the comedy quiz show. With John Thomson, Karim Zeroual, Sue Perkins, Joel Dommett, Gloria Hunniford, and Judi Love. (S)

9.35

CASUALTY Rash becomes further embroiled in the gang after Hafsa brings him a troubled youth who needs a place to stay – only for the youngster to end up being stabbed in a confrontation. (S)

10PM
10.15

BBC NEWS (S); Weather

10.30

MATCH OF THE DAY Gary Lineker presents highlights from the Premier League, including Leicester City v Manchester United at the King Power Stadium and Watford v Liverpool at Vicarage Road. (S)

11PM
12.00

MOTD Top 10: Ballers Gary Lineker and guests present a countdown. (S)

12.30

The NFL Show Dan Walker is joined by former players Osi Umenyiora and Jason Bell to present highlights of Thursday night’s game - Philadelphia Eagles v Tampa Bay Buccaneers. (S)

1.00

Weather for the Week Ahead (S)

1.05

BBC NEWS (S)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.45

All Over the Place: UK (S) (R)

7.15

Ricky Wilson’s Art Jam (S) (R)

7.30

Blue Peter (S) (R))

8.00

Deadly 60 (S) (R)

8.30

The Human Body: Secrets of Your Life Revealed (S) (R)

9.30

Nightmare Pets SOS (S) (R)

10.00

Hugh’s Wild West (S) (R)

11.00

Your Home Made Perfect (S) (R)

12.00

Rick Stein’s German Bite (S) (R)

1.00

Shop Well for the Planet? (S) (R)

2.00

FILM: 633 SQUADRON (1964) RAF pilots are sent to bomb a German rocket-fuel plant, but the capture of a resistance fighter threatens the plan. Second World War drama, with Cliff Robertson and George Chakiris. (S)

4.30

SAVING LIVES AT SEA (S) (R)

5.30

GARDENERS’ WORLD (S)

6.30

FARM TO FEAST: BEST MENU WINS The five remaining contestants are faced with preparing the world-famous Portavogie prawns and sweet and tender goat meat from an awardwinning farm in Ballycastle. (S)

7PM
7.00

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

7.30

DAD’S ARMY Wilson is put in charge of the platoon when HQ discover that Mainwaring is not a commissioned officer and must join the ranks as a private. (S) (R)

8PM
8.00

GRAND TOURS OF SCOTLAND’S LOCHS Paul Murton discovers a forgotten First World War German prison camp, before learning about Rob Roy MacGregor and enjoying a trek on horseback to Loch Tay. (S)

9PM
9.00

QI With guests Hannah Gadsby, Noel Fielding and Joe Lycett. (S) (R)

9.30

LATER – WITH JOOLS HOLLAND Elton John chats about his new album The Lockdown Sessions and chooses his favourite performances from the Later archives. Plus, music by Sam Fender and Sipho. (S)

10PM
10.15

EAR FOR EYE Drama following black Britons and Americans of different generations as they navigate their way through society. Drama, starring Lashana Lynch. (S)

11PM
11.40

Nina Simone & Me with Laura Mvula The soul singer travels to New York City to explore the songs made famous by Simone that mean the most to her, and trace her heroine’s musical roots. (S) (R)

12.10

Paloma Faith: As I Am (S) (R)

1.10

FILM: An Impossible Love (2018) A single mother faces a 10-year battle to persuade her daughter’s wealthy father to legally acknowledge his child. French drama, starring Virginie Efira.

3.20

This Is BBC Two (S)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

Dino Dana (S) (R)

6.10

Mr Magoo (S) (R)

6.20

Mr Magoo (S) (R)

6.30

Mr Magoo (S) (R)

6.35

Thunderbirds Are Go (S) (R)

7.00

Mission Employable (S) (R)

7.05

Mighty Mike (S) (R)

7.10

Mighty Mike (S) (R)

7.20

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

7.30

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

7.45

The Tom and Jerry Show (S) (R)

7.55

The Tom and Jerry Show (S) (R)

8.05

DC Super Hero Girls (S) (R)

8.15

DC Super Hero Girls (S) (R)

8.30

Scooby-Doo and Guess Who? (S)

8.55

Craig of the Creek (S) (R)

9.25

ITV NEWS (S)

9.30

JAMES MARTIN’S SATURDAY MORNING (S)

11.40

AINSLEY’S GOOD MOOD FOOD (S)

12.45

ITV NEWS (S); Weather

1.00

ITV RACING: LIVE FROM ASCOT Francesca Cumani and Ed Chamberlin present coverage of British Champions Day, including the 3.50 Qipco Champion Stakes, plus races at 1.25, 2.00, 2.35, 3.10 and 4.30. (S)

5.00

FAMILY FORTUNES (S) (R)

6.00

ITV NEWS; Weather (S)

6.15

UTV LIVE (S); UTV Weather (S)

6.30

CELEBRITY CATCHPHRASE Stephen Mulhern hosts a charity edition of the game show in which Richard Blackwood, Julia Bradbury and Roman Kemp take part. (S)

7PM
7.30

THE CUBE Father and son Gagie and Nico, and married couple Claire and Andrew try to complete a series of increasingly difficult tasks, hoping to win a jackpot of £250,000. (S)

8PM
8.30

BEAT THE CHASERS Contestants from across the UK take on Jenny Ryan, Anne Hegerty, Shaun Wallace, Mark Labbett, Paul Sinha and Darragh Ennis, hoping to win big money. Bradley Walsh hosts. (S)

9PM
9.35

PAUL O’GRADY’S SATURDAY NIGHT LINE UP Paul puts questions, scenarios and dilemmas to Rupert Everett, Danny Jones, Catherine Tyldesley and Martin Kemp, who find out how the British public see them. Last in the series. (S)

10PM
10.20

ITV NEWS (S); Weather

10.35

FILM: BRIDGET JONES’S DIARY (2001) A woman begins a new year by resolving to find love and give up her bad habits. Romantic comedy based on Helen Fielding’s novel, with Renee Zellweger, Hugh Grant and Colin Firth. (S)

11PM
12.35

Shop: Ideal World

3.00

FYI Extra

3.15

The Void A boxer, a butcher, a part-time model and a scuba diver take part in the game show in which contestants take on a wide range of demanding mental and physical challenges. (S) (R)

4.05

Unwind With ITV

5.05

Bling Jewels fit for royalty make their way to Mr Freeze’s counter, while Helen Dimmick picks out a first-class item for a student and impresses an Art Deco fan. (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

The King of Queens (S) (R)

6.25

The King of Queens (S) (R)

6.50

Mike & Molly (S) (R)

7.10

Mike & Molly (S) (R)

7.30

The Simpsons (S) (R)

7.55

The Simpsons (S) (R)

8.20

The Simpsons (S) (R)

8.50

The Simpsons (S) (R)

9.20

The Simpsons (S) (R)

9.50

The Simpsons (S) (R)

10.20

The Simpsons (S) (R)

10.50

The Simpsons (S) (R)

11.20

The Simpsons (S) (R)

11.50

Couples Come Dine with Me (S) (R)

12.50

Four in a Bed (S) (R)

1.20

Four in a Bed (S) (R)

1.50

Four in a Bed (S) (R)

2.20

Four in a Bed (S) (R)

2.55

Four in a Bed (S) (R)

3.25

THE SECRET LIFE OF THE ZOO (S)

4.25

KIRSTIE AND PHIL’S LOVE IT OR LIST IT (S) (R)

5.30

A PLACE IN THE SUN (S)

6.00

CHANNEL 4 NEWS (S)

6.30

ARCTIC DRIFT: A YEAR IN THE ICE Documentary following a pioneering scientific expedition into the Arctic Circle to recover previously unattainable data on the effects of climate change.

8PM
8.00

BRITAIN’S FORGOTTEN WARS WITH TONY ROBINSON The conflict in Malaya between the British Empire and Communist insurgents, that began in 1948 after the murder of three rubber planters and continued for over a decade. (S)

9PM
9.00

FILM: VENOM (2018) Premiere. While exploring space for new worlds, a probe belonging to the Life Foundation discovers a comet covered in symbiotic lifeforms. Following the probe’s return to Earth, journalist Eddie Brock investigates sinister trials being carried out by the corporation, and after being infected by an alien symbiote, develops superhuman strength and power. Fantasy adventure, starring Tom Hardy and Riz Ahmed.(S)

11PM
11.10

FILM: Total Recall (2012) A man living in a bleak future becomes a fugitive when he discovers he is really a spy with his memory erased. Sci-fi thriller remake, starring Colin Farrell and Kate Beckinsale. (S)

1.15

Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares USA A struggling restaurant in Los Angeles. (S) (R)

2.00

Undercover Boss USA In Chicago. (S) (R)

2.55

Hollyoaks Omnibus (S) (R)

5.00

Location, Location, Location (S) (R)

5.55

Food Unwrapped (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

6.05

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

6.10

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

6.15

Noddy: Toyland Detective (S) (R)

6.30

Shane the Chef (S) (R)

6.40

Milo (S) (R)

6.50

Fireman Sam (S) (R)

7.00

Ricky Zoom (S) (R)

7.15

Daisy & Ollie (S) (R)

7.25

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

7.30

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

7.40

Pip and Posy (S) (R)

7.50

Odo (S) (R)

8.05

The Adventures of Paddington (S) (R)

8.15

Paw Patrol (S) (R)

8.45

Fireman Sam (S) (R)

9.00

Meet the Experts (S)

9.10

Brave Bunnies (S) (R)

9.25

The World According to Grandpa (S)

9.35

Little Princess (S) (R)

9.45

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

10.00

SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS (S) (R)

10.25

TALES FROM THE ZOO: TALKING ANIMALS (S)

11.20

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS ON 5 (S)

11.25

FRIENDS (S) (R)

11.55

POLICE INTERCEPTORS (S) (R)

3.55

FILM: THE GOONIES (1985) The discovery of a treasure map plunges seven kids into the adventure of a lifetime to save their homes from developers. Family adventure, starring Sean Astin and Corey Feldman. (S)

4.55

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS ON 5 (S)

5.00

FILM: THE GOONIES (1985) (S)

6.05

5 NEWS WEEKEND (S)

6.10

OUR YORKSHIRE FARM (S) (R)

7PM
7.00

ROBSON GREEN: COASTAL FISHING New series. The actor searches for the tastiest fish in British waters, exploring distinct maritime cultures around the British Isles and the nation’s love of seafood. (S)

8PM
8.00

MARINA OF GREECE: THE FORGOTTEN ROYAL A profile of the Queen’s cousin, who was the last foreign royal princess to marry into the British monarchy and became a key player in Britain’s most famous family. (S)

9PM
9.00

THE MADAME BLANC MYSTERIES New series. Antiques dealer Jean White finds her life turned upside down when her husband dies and all of their money disappears. Drama created by and starring Sally Lindsay. (S)

10PM
10.00

WHEN POP STARS GO HORRIBLY WRONG Bad moments and falls from grace suffered by some top artists. Members of boyband 5ive exclusively open up about the feud that saw the chart-topping band split. (S) (R)

11PM
12.50

Criminals: Caught on Camera (S) (R)

1.15

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

3.15

Entertainment News on 5 (S)

3.20

British Airways: 100 Years in the Sky (S) (R)

4.00

British Airways: 100 Years in the Sky (S) (R)

4.55

Britain’s Great Cathedrals with Tony Robinson (S) (R)

5.40

Milkshake! Monkey’s Amazing Adventures (S) (R)

5.45

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

5.55

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

EURONEWS

6.30

TELESHOPPING

8.05

ROS NA RÚN (R)

9.05

FAIR CITY OMNIBUS (S)

10.55

MONARCH OF THE GLEN (S) (R)

12.00

COAST AUSTRALIA (S) (R)

1.00

RTÉ NEWS: ONE O’CLOCK; Weather

1.10

DAVID BROPHY’S FRONTLINE CHOIR The conductor assembles a choir made up of healthcare workers. (S) (R)

2.10

FILM: GRUMPIER OLD MEN (1995) Comedy sequel, starring Walter Matthau and Jack Lemmon. (S)

4.15

ECO EYE Anja Murray investigates the impact of pesticides, habitat loss and human activity on bees. (S) (R)

4.45

AR AN SLIABH (S) (R)

5.15

DESIGNED FOR LIFE (S) (R)

5.45

NUACHT

6.00

THE ANGELUS (R)

6.01

RTÉ NEWS: SIX ONE; Weather (S)

6.35

FILM: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST (2017) Musical fairy tale, starring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens. (S)

8PM
8.55

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. Last in the series. (S)

9PM
9.45

RTÉ NEWS: NINE O’CLOCK; (S)

10PM
10.15

FILM: THE BLIND SIDE (2009) A couple take in a homeless teenager and help him fund his education and train to be an American football player. Fact-based drama, with Sandra Bullock and Quinton Aaron. (S);

11PM
12.35

Kin With the Kinsella family now in serious danger, Amanda takes action. (S) (R)

1.45

FILM: Stanley and Iris (1990) An illiterate cook begins an unlikely relationship with a lonely single mother. Romantic drama, starring Robert De Niro, Jane Fonda and Martha Plimpton. (S)

3.35

Death in Paradise An acclaimed artist is found dead in suspicious circumstances. (S) (R)

4.30

Last Tango in Halifax (S) (R)

5.25

EuroNews

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

EuroNews

7.05

Molang (R)

7.10

Molang (R)

7.15

Clangers (S) (R)

7.25

Clangers (S) (R)

7.40

Love Monster (R)

7.45

Love Monster (R)

7.55

Remy & Boo (R)

8.05

Dorg Van Dango (S) (R)

8.15

Dorg Van Dango (S) (R)

8.30

The Strange Chores (S) (R)

8.40

The Strange Chores (S) (R)

8.55

Horrible Histories (S) (R)

9.25

We Bare Bears (R)

9.40

World’s End (S) (R)

9.55

World’s End (S) (R)

10.10

Malory Towers (S) (R)

10.40

Secret Life of Boys (S)

11.05

Secret Life of Boys (S)

11.35

Tell Me a Secret (S)

11.55

news2day Weekly (S)

12.15

My Story (S) (R)

12.45

Squad Goals (S) (R)

1.15

HOME AND AWAY Nikau comes up with a plan to keep Bella from getting rid of her camera for good. (S) (R)

1.45

HOME AND AWAY Dean pushes through his pain to try to get out of the hospital sooner. (S) (R)

2.15

CHAMPIONS LEAGUE MAGAZINE Including highlights and news.

2.45

THE SATURDAY GAME LIVE Coverage of the Tipperary Hurling Club Championship quarter-finals (Throw-ins TBA). Loughmore-Castleiney , Nenagh Éire Óg, Drom-Inch and Kiladangan were the victorious sides at this stage of last year’s competition, with Kiladangan going on to lift the trophy for the first time in their history. (S)

7PM
7.00

URC LIVE Munster v Connacht (Kick-off 7.35pm). All the action from the United Rugby Championship encounter at Thomond Park. Munster claimed a narrow 20-17 win when the sides met here in the PRO14 last season, with Connacht receiving the consolation of a bonus point. Jacqui Hurley presents, with analysis from Jamie Heaslip, Jerry Flannery and Niamh Briggs, and commentary by Hugh Cahill and Donal Lenihan. (S)

9PM
9.45

FILM: FIFTY SHADES DARKER (2017) The bookish Anastasia Steele and damaged billionaire playboy Christian Grey continue their sado masochistic relationship, while their safety is threatened by strangers from his past. While Christian wrestles with his inner demons, Anastasia must confront the anger and envy of the women who came before her. Erotic drama sequel to Fifty Shades of Grey, starring Dakota Johnson, Jamie Dornan, Eric Johnson, Bella Heathcote and Rita Ora. (S)

11PM
11.55

FILM: Love on the Line (2020) The tale of two sisters from Dublin who moved to San Francisco in California, following how their lives unfold. Drama, starring Bryan Murray, Bernadette McCarthy and Dylan Free. (S)

1.50

Castle Rock The battle for Castle Rock reaches a dramatic conclusion. Last in the series. (S) (R)

2.45

EuroNews The latest headlines.

6AM to 6:30PM
6.10

Pressure Pad (S) (R)

7.00

The Chase Australia

8.00

The Chase Australia

9.00

Ireland AM (S)

12.00

Rare Breed – A Farming Year (R)

12.30

Paul O’Grady: For the Love of Dogs (R)

1.00

HORSERACING: ASCOT BRITISH CHAMPIONS DAY

5.00

DON’T LOOK BACK IN ANGER (S) (R)

5.30

NEWS AT 5.30 (S)

6.00

TIPPING POINT: LUCKY STARS Jeff Stelling, Angela Rippon and Matt Edmondson take part. (S) (R)

7PM
7.00

FAMILY FORTUNES The Mahadeos take on the Garveys. (S)

8PM
8.00

THE CUBE FOR SOCCER AID Phillip Schofield hosts a special charity edition of the game show. (S)

9PM
9.00

BEAT THE CHASERS Contestants from across the UK take on the six experts.

10PM
10.00

THE GRAHAM NORTON SHOW

11PM
11.05

FREDDIE FLINTOFF: LIVING WITH BULIMIA The former England cricketer faces up to his eating disorder of 20 years. (R)

12.20

THE MISSING EVIDENCE Unexplained air crashes in America’s Sierra Nevada mountain range. (R)

1.20

THE BEST OF IRELAND AM

2.45

CLOSE

5.25

EGGHEADS (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
7.00

Cúla 4

7.30

Cúla 4 na nÓg

9.00

Cúla 4

10.00

GAA 2021 (R)

11.00

European Rally Championship 2020

11.55

Little House on the Prairie (S) (R)

12.50

The Golden Girls (S) (R)

1.20

The Wonder Years (S) (R)

1.50

Survivor (R)

2.42

An Aimsir Láithreach

2.45

RUGBAÍ BEO

4.55

RUGBAÍ BEO

7PM
7.22

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH National and international weather.

7.25

NUACHT TG4

7.40

MATHAIR The story of Jane Wilde. (R)

8PM
8.27

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH National and international weather.

8.30

OPRY DHOIRE Hosted by Daniel O’Donnell. (R)

9PM
9.40

FILM: BOBBY (2006) Premiere. Ensemble drama, following the interweaving stories of guests and staff at a Los Angeles hotel on the night Robert Kennedy was killed. The various characters include a kitchen worker (Laurence Fishburne) who tries to persuade younger colleagues against seeking revenge on their racist boss (Christian Slater), a young man (Elijah Wood) who plans to marry his brother’s girlfriend (Lindsay Lohan) to avoid being sent to Vietnam, an alcoholic singer (Demi Moore) and the married manager (William H Macy), who is having an affair with receptionist Heather Graham. Anthony Hopkins, Martin Sheen and Sharon Stone also feature in the star-studded cast. (S)

11PM
11.45

HECTOR – ÉIRE NUA (R)

12.45

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

1.50

FRANCE 24

5.30

FRANCE 24

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