TV and Radio

Today's TV Thursday 20 January

TV Guide

The Apprentice, BBC 1, 9pm. Lord Sugar tasks his candidates with creating and branding a new non-alcoholic drink, before hosting a launch event where they pitch and sell their product to leading retailers 
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6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

BREAKFAST (S)

9.15

MORNING LIVE (S)

10.00

RIP OFF BRITAIN: HOLIDAYS (S)

10.45

THE MOMENT OF PROOF (S)

11.15

HOMES UNDER THE HAMMER Properties about to be auctioned in Barnsley, Cockermouth and Dover. (S)

12.15

BARGAIN HUNT Two teams test their antiques knowledge in Kingston upon Thames. (S) (R)

1.00

BBC NEWS AT ONE; Weather (S)

1.30

BBC NEWSLINE; Weather (S)

1.45

DOCTORS Rob has a surprise for Karen which leads to an unexpected adventure. (S)

2.15

FATHER BROWN The sleuthing priest visits a jesters’ convention. (S) (R)

3.00

ESCAPE TO THE COUNTRY A couple looking for a home in Shropshire. (S) (R)

3.45

THE FARMERS’ COUNTRY SHOWDOWN Local food purveyors attend Shipbourne Farmers’ Market. (S)

4.30

ANTIQUES ROAD TRIP Steven Moore and Roo Irvine cruise around Lancashire. (S)

5.15

POINTLESS Quiz, hosted by Alexander Armstrong. (S) (R)

6.00

BBC NEWS AT SIX;Weather (S)

6.30

BBC NEWSLINE; Weather (S)

7PM
7.00

THE ONE SHOW Alex Jones co-hosts the magazine show featuring a mixture of chat and stories of interest. (S)

7.30

EASTENDERS Chelsea gets a shock when she arrives to sign Jordan’s birth certificate. Stuart warns Sonia to keep away from him and Jay takes pleasure in getting his revenge on Janine. (S)

8PM
8.00

DRAGONS’ DEN Entrepreneurs pitch activity-packed weekend breaks for adults, vegan handbags with an X-rated twist, a home delivery app for shoppers and a range of homemade soups and stews. (S)

9PM
9.00

THE APPRENTICE Lord Sugar tasks his candidates with creating and branding a new non-alcoholic drink, before hosting a launch event where they pitch and sell their product to leading retailers. (S)

10 PM
10.00

BBC NEWS AT TEN (S)

10.25

BBC NEWSLINE; Weather (S)

10.35

THE VIEW Mark Carruthers reviews the week’s political news, introducing reports on the latest events at Stormont and Westminster. (S)

11PM
11.15

Question Time Fiona Bruce chairs the topical debate, inviting a panel of politicians and other guests in St Andrews to answer questions from an invited audience. (S)

12.15

Newscast Adam Fleming, Laura Kuenssberg and Chris Mason discuss the week’s biggest stories on their weekly roundup from Westminster. (S)

12.45

The Green Planet A guide to the world of plants that grow in water. (S) (R)

1.50

BBC News (S)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.30

The Farmers’ Country Showdown (S) (R)

7.15

Antiques Road Trip (S) (R)

8.00

Sign Zone: Shop Well for the Planet? (S) (R)

9.00

BBC News at 9 (S)

10.00

BBC News (S)

12.15

Politics Live (S)

1.00

BOWLS: WORLD INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS 2022 Coverage of the World Indoor Championships from Potters Resort in Hopton-on-Sea in Norfolk, featuring the ladies’ singles final and a second-round open singles match. (S)

5.15

FLOG IT! (S) (R)

6.00

RICHARD OSMAN’S HOUSE OF GAMES Jayde Adams, Josie d’Arby, Rufus Hound and Scott Mills compete on the quiz show. (S) (R)

6.30

RICK STEIN’S CORNWALL In the town of Looe, Rick discovers a time when the Cornish were taken as slaves by Barbary Pirates. And in Newlyn, he meets two chefs who cook mackerel to perfection. (S)

7PM
7.00

THE HAIRY BIKERS GO NORTH Simon King and Dave Myers explore county of Tyne & Wear and the city of Newcastle Upon Tyne, where Simon has spent most of his life. Last in the series. (S) (R)

8PM
8.00

WINTERWATCH In Northern Ireland, Megan McCubbin gets a rare view inside an egret roost after dark. Norfolk is putting on a show of its own at Wild Ken Hill where the wading marsh is awash with action and Chris Packham and Michaela Strachan bring us its highlights. Over on the Isle of Mull, Iolo Williams is banking on some hungry winter dinner guests. (S)

9PM
9.00

ANDY WARHOL’S AMERICA The final episode sees a much more cautious Warhol, a man obsessed with money and security. He reflects on the upper echelons of American society, and becomes obsessed by Nixon’s visit to China. He also documents the underside of US life, exiled drag queens, racism and the plight of the homeless. Last in the series. (S)

10PM
10.00

THE APPRENTICE: YOU’RE FIRED Tom Allen is joined by a panel of experts and celebrity fans who analyse this week’s task, and also interviews the latest rejected candidate. (S)

10.30

NEWSNIGHT; Weather (S)

11PM
11.15

Why Ships Crash The inside story of the Ever Given accident, that blocked the Suez Canal. (S) (R)

12.15

Sign Zone: The Hunt for Bible John Part one of two. An exploration of one of Scotland’s most notorious unsolved cases. (S) (R)

1.15

Sign Zone: The Hunt for Bible John (S) (R)

2.15

Sign Zone: Take a Hike (S) (R)

2.45

Sign Zone: The Moment of Proof (S) (R)

3.15

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 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 (S)

1.55

UTV LIVE (S); UTV Weather (S)

2.00

DICKINSON’S REAL DEAL At the Devonshire Dome in Buxton, Laurie Scully wants to take a seat on a historical piece of furniture, and Alison Chapman takes a bid at a wristwatch. (S)

3.00

LINGO (S)

3.59

UTV WEATHER (S)

4.00

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

5.00

THE CHASE (S)

6.00

UTV LIVE (S); UTV Weather (S)

6.30

ITV EVENING NEWS (S); Weather (S)

7PM
7.00

EMMERDALE Al offers Kerry and Kyle a lift. Meanwhile, Cain and Mackenzie head to meet Gavin, and Kim interrupts a conversation. (S)

7.30

UTV LIFE An entertaining and eclectic mix of stories and studio guests, plus music and a few surprises. (S)

8PM
8.00

EMMERDALE Al makes a promise. Kim opens up, and a playdate is suggested. (S)

8.30

THE MARTIN LEWIS MONEY SHOW: LIVE As January continues, along with the bills and big cost of living increases, the consumer expert is on hand to help the nation through this financially tricky month. (S)

9PM
9.00

MARTIN CLUNES: ISLANDS OF THE PACIFIC In Vanuatu, Martin climbs an active volcano and meets a tribe who worship Prince Philip. In Tonga, the presenter meets a third gender leiti and a princess. (S)

10PM
10.00

ITV NEWS AT TEN (S); Weather

10.30

UTV LIVE (S); Weather

10.45

BORIS JOHNSON: IS THE PARTY OVER? TONIGHT (S)

11PM
11.10

Wonders of the Border Sean Fletcher explores the Black Mountains, the world-famous literary town of Hay-on-Wye, and the Mid-Wales mansion with links to Sherlock Holmes. (S) (R)

11.40

All Elite Wrestling: Rampage Hard-hitting action. (S)

12.30

Shop: Ideal World

3.00

oris Johnson: Is the Party Over? Tonight (S) (R)

3.25

A Year in the Beacons (S) (R)

3.50

Unwind with ITV

5.05

Tipping Point (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.05

Countdown (S) (R)

6.45

Cheers (S) (R)

7.10

Cheers (S) (R)

7.35

Everybody Loves Raymond (S)(R)

8.00

Everybody Loves Raymond (S) (R)

8.30

Everybody Loves Raymond (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

Sun, Sea and Selling Houses (S) (R)

12.30

Steph’s Packed Lunch (S)

2.10

Countdown (S)

3.00

A PLACE IN THE SUN (S)

4.00

A NEW LIFE IN THE SUN (S)

5.00

JUNIOR BAKE OFF The bakers are tasked to produce delicious, sweet creations for the judges. (S)

6.00

THE SIMPSONS Bart’s graffiti impresses a group of artists. (S) (R)

6.30

HOLLYOAKS Shaq confesses what he has been hiding to Misbah, and later he makes a rash decision. Warren tries to convince Maxine to take the next step in their relationship. (S) (R)

7PM
7.00

CHANNEL 4 NEWS (S)

8PM
8.00

THE DOG HOUSE Eighty-five-year-old Pim admires stubborn beagle Dexter, while Chihuahuas Bear and Dave try to convince seven-year-old husky-fan Ollie that two little dogs are better than one. (S)

9PM
9.00

SCREW Ali reminds Leigh how big a difference she and her team can make to the lives of the inmates – and just how badly she needs to stay on C Wing. Comedy drama, starring Nina Sosanya, Jamie-Lee O’Donnell, Laura Checkley, Karan Gill, Stephen Wight, Ron Donachie and Faraz Ayub. (S)

10PM
10.00

FIRST DATES Bristol-based Becky seeks a man who will accept her and her snake. It remains to be seen whether leather-clad Lee from London is the guy she’s looking for. (S)

11PM
11.05

999: What’s Your Emergency? Emergency services in South Yorkshire face a difficult night. (S) (R)

12.10

24 Hours in A&E Emergency care nurse Tim reflects on his role. (S) (R)

1.05

Geordie Hospital (S) (R)

2.00

Screw (S) (R)

2.50

Couples Come Dine with Me (S) (R)

3.45

Don’t Diet, Lose Weight (S) (R)

4.35

Food Unwrapped (S) (R)

5.05

Mend It for Money (S) (R)

5.55

Escape to the Chateau (S)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

Mya Go (S) (R)

6.05

Peppa Pig (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

Fireman Sam (S) (R)

7.00

Thomas & Friends: All Engines Go! (S) (R)

7.10

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

7.15

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

7.25

Paw Patrol (S)

7.40

Milo (S) (R)

7.50

Thomas & Friends: All Engines Go! (S) (R)

7.55

Pip and Posy (S) (R)

8.05

The Adventures of Paddington (S) (R)

8.20

Ricky Zoom (S) (R)

8.35

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

8.40

Daisy & Ollie (S)

8.50

Odo (S) (R)

8.55

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

9.10

Sunny Bunnies (S) (R)

9.15

JEREMY VINE (S)

12.15

SHOPLIFTERS & SCAMMERS: AT WAR WITH THE LAW TM Eye undercover detectives Steve and Adam question a shoplifter. (S)

1.10

5 NEWS AT LUNCHTIME (S)

1.15

HOME AND AWAY (S)

1.45

NEIGHBOURS (S)

2.15

FILM: PERFECT MURDERER, PERFECT HUSBAND (2019) Thriller, with Michael Welch. (S)

4.00

WATERCOLOUR CHALLENGE (S)

5.00

5 NEWS AT 5 (S)

6.00

NEIGHBOURS (S) (R)

6.30

WINTER ROAD RESCUE Following snowplough teams. (S)

7PM
7.00

GO VEGGIE AND VEGAN WITH MATT TEBBUTT The chef creates a vegan spinach and ricotta cannelloni, using oat milk for the bechamel and a flavour-packed easy tomato sauce made in the oven. Matt also explores versatile ways to use beetroot beyond pickling. (S); 5 News Update (S)

8PM
8.00

OUR GREAT YORKSHIRE LIFE Christa Ackroyd enjoys a behind-thescenes invite to York Minster, and keyboard-player Howard Beaumont prepares for his latest performance at Scarborough Spa’s Sun Court. (S); 5 News Update (S)

9PM
9.00

999: CRITICAL CONDITION Trauma specialist Dr Richard Fawcett treats Cara, a woman who fell 50 metres down a waterfall, and must also investigate hidden internal injuries. (S)

10PM
10.00

A&E AFTER DARK Two people arrive after jumping from an upstairs window during a house fire and consultant Andy must manage their care and ensure Resus runs smoothly as other serious cases arrive. (S) (R)

11PM
11.05

Police Code Zero: Officer Under Attack The rising number of assaults on police officers. (S) (R)

12.05

Criminals: Caught on Camera (S) (R)

1.00

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

3.00

Entertainment News on 5 (S)

3.05

Nightmare Tenants, Slum Landlords (S) (R)

3.55

OMG! My Midlife Plastic Crisis (S) (R)

4.45

Wildlife SOS (S) (R)

5.10

House Busters (S) (R)

5.35

House Doctor (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

EURONEWS

6.05

TELESHOPPING

6.40

TELESHOPPING

7.15

TELESHOPPING

7.50

TODAY (S) (R)

9.50

THE ELLEN DEGENERES SHOW (S) Weather

10.45

SHORTLAND STREET (S)

11.15

DOCTORS (S); Weather

11.50

LEADERS’ QUESTIONS (S)

12.45

TELLY BINGO (S)

1.00

RTÉ NEWS: ONE O’CLOCK (S)

1.30

HOME AND AWAY Logan abandons his day with Mackenzie. (S)

2.00

NEIGHBOURS (S)

2.30

TASTES LIKE HOME (S) (R)

3.00

KEYS TO MY LIFE Rory Cowan goes back to Ballyfermot house where he grew up.(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

EAR TO THE GROUND Magazine show for rural residents. (S)

7.30

EASTENDERS Chelsea gets a shock when she arrives to sign Jordan’s birth certificate. Stuart warns Sonia to keep away from him and Jay takes pleasure in getting his revenge on Janine. (S)

8PM
8.00

FAIR CITY Olwen impersonates Eileen Bishop, while Louis finally comes clean about his mystery illness, and Paul and Orla’s relationship falters when business becomes personal. (S)

8.30

HOW TO BE GOOD WITH MONEY Eoin McGee gives advice to a woman whose home is in negative equity. (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

WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE? Actor and author David Walliams delves into his family history, learning of his paternal great-grandfather’s traumatic experiences during the First World War. (S); Weather

11PM
11.30

Guilt Max and Kenny find a local Minister more of an obstacle than they thought. (S)

12.35

Silent Witness Part one of two. Thomas performs a post mortem on a soldier who died in military training and his investigation takes a turn when he discovers traces of a possible nerve agent. (S) (R)

1.40

Prime Time (S) (R)

2.15

Telly Bingo (S) (R)

2.25

Doctors (S) (R)

2.55

Dr Phil (S) (R)

3.40

EuroNews

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

EuroNews

7.00

Bluey (S) (R)

7.05

Bluey (S) (R)

7.15

Wild Kids (S) (R)

7.30

news2day (S) (R)

7.40

Ace My Space (S) (R)

8.10

Jamie Johnson (S) (R)

8.40

Boy Girl Dog Cat Mouse Cheese (S) (R)

8.50

Garden Tales (S) (R)

9.00

Let’s Find Out (R)

9.15

Dennis & Gnasher Unleashed! (R)

9.25

Dennis & Gnasher Unleashed! (R)

9.40

Nelly & Nora (S) (R)

9.45

Nelly & Nora (S) (R)

9.55

Remy & Boo (R)

10.05

Remy & Boo (R)

10.15

Old Jack’s Boat (S) (R)

10.30

Everything’s Rosie (S) (R)

10.40

Everything’s Rosie (S) (R)

10.55

Peppa Pig (R)

11.00

Peppa Pig (R)

11.05

Peppa Pig (R)

11.10

Bluey (S) (R)

11.15

Bluey (S) (R)

11.25

Love Monster (R)

11.30

Love Monster (R)

11.40

Paddles (R)

11.55

Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo (R)

12.20

Deadly 60 (S) (R)

12.50

Horrible Histories: Heroic Home Front (S) (R)

1.25

Holly Hobbie (S) (R)

1.50

The Next Step (S) (R)

2.15

Hardball (S) (R)

2.45

The Dumping Ground (S) (R)

3.15

The Dumping Ground (S) (R)

3.50

Malory Towers (S) (R)

4.20

news2day (S)

4.30

THE SIMPSONS (S)

5.00

THE GOLDBERGS (S) (R)

5.30

SHORTLAND STREET (S) (R)

6.00

NEIGHBOURS (S) (R)

6.30

HOME AND AWAY Logan abandons his day with Mackenzie. (S) (R)

7PM
7.00

INSIDE HOTEL CHOCOLAT Part two of two. The company prepares for Easter, with distribution centre manager Dave under pressure to get online orders and deliveries out of the door on time. (S) (R)

8PM
8.00

GRAND DESIGNS Kevin McCloud follows Matt and Sophie White from Sussex as they build a giant family house of fun, featuring a revolving bookcase door, secret dens and hiding places. (S) (R)

9PM
9.00

FATHER TED Dougal and Ted bump into actor Richard Wilson. (S) (R)

9.30

FIRST DATES IRELAND Flirty 34-year-old Ginine from Kildare admits she is unable to hide her feelings as she meets garda Andrew, who is 31, from Mayo. (S)

10PM
10.30

THE NORTH WATER Sumner’s adventure turns into a nightmare when one of the crew is murdered, while Drax has a daring opportunity to escape, but must convince Cavendish to help him. (S)

11PM
11.40

Deutschland 89 Martin is forced to face his past when a group of suspected terrorists push him to his limits. Lenora confronts Fuchs and heads to Frankfurt with Romanian agent Grigore. In German. (S) (R)

12.40

NCIS The body of a marine lieutenant is found hidden under a lorry. (S) (R)

1.30

Defending the Guilty Caroline and Will take on a case that is almost impossible to win. (S) (R)

2.00

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)

3.00

LOOSE WOMEN

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)

6.05

THE SIX O’CLOCK SHOW Chat show. (S)

7PM
7.00

EMMERDALE Kim interrupts a conversation. (S)

7.30

RARE BREED – A FARMING YEAR The farmers pack the turkeys for delivery. Last in the series. (R)

8PM
8.00

NEWS AT 8 (S)

8.30

EMMERDALE (S)

9PM
9.00

ANNE Ten years after the disaster at Hillsborough, Anne refuses to give up her fight to get justice for her son Kevin. Starring Maxine Peake. (S)

10PM
10.00

THE TONIGHT SHOW (S)

11PM
11.00

FANNING AT WHELAN’S (S) (R)

12.00

INSIDE MONACO: PLAYGROUND OF THE RICH (R)

1.20

WENTWORTH PRISON (R)

2.20

CLOSE

5.20

THE TONIGHT SHOW (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

River Cottage Australia (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

AN CÓSTA THIAR (R)

6.00

THE GOLDEN GIRLS Rose has an unusual date. (S) (R)

6.30

THE WONDER YEARS Kevin cancels a date. (S) (R)

6.57

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH National and international weather.

7PM
7.00

NUACHT TG4

7.30

SEAL LE DÁITHÍ With guest Karen O’Mahony, a Senior Global Finance Manager with Google.

8PM
8.00

CROÍ AN CHLUB Mícheál Breathnach face their first real challenge.

8.30

ROS NA RÚN Bobbi Lee wants to celebrate her divorce from Andy.

9PM
9.00

THE FOSTER & ALLEN SHOW With guest Nathan Carter. (R)

9.30

LAOCHRA GAEL The story of Dublin footballer, Michael Darragh MacAuley. From background and style, MacAuley was not the typical GAA player, and always defied convention or description.

10PM
10.30

FÍORSCÉAL A journey through the vocation of six shepherds.

11PM
11.32

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH

11.35

ROS NA RÚN Bobbi Lee wants to celebrate her divorce from Andy. (R)

12.05

MR ROBOT (S) (R)

1.00

DÁIL ÉIREANN

1.25

FRANCE 24

5.30

FRANCE 24

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