TV and Radio

Today's TV Wednesday 5 October

Find out what's on television today with our TV listings guide.

The Handmaid's Tale, RTÉ 2, 10.35pm
Irishnews
6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

BREAKFAST (S)

9.15

RIP OFF BRITAIN Consumer investigations. (S)

10.00

CRIMEWATCH LIVE (S)

10.45

PARAMEDICS ON SCENE (S)

11.15

HOMES UNDER THE HAMMER The progress of properties in Burnley, Lowestoft and Shropshire. (S)

12.15

BARGAIN HUNT Natasha Raskin Sharp hosts from Heanor Antiques Centre in Derbyshire. (S) (R)

1.00

BBC NEWS AT ONE; Weather (S)

1.30

BBC NEWSLINE; Weather (S)

1.45

DOCTORS Scarlett starts a new job and meets someone in need. (S)

2.15

LONDON KILLS Infidelity leads to a man being found dead in bed. (S) (R)

3.00

ESCAPE TO THE COUNTRY A couple search Powys for a house with an annexe for their parents. (S)

3.45

ANTIQUES ROAD TRIP Roo Irvine and Mark Hill continue their Scottish jaunt. (S)

4.30

THE TOURNAMENT Knockout quiz, hosted by Alex Scott. (S)

5.15

POINTLESS Quiz in which contestants try to score the fewest points possible by giving the least obvious correct answers to questions. (S)

6.00

BBC NEWS AT SIX; Weather (S)

6.30

BBC NEWSLINE; Weather (S)

7PM
7.00

THE ONE SHOW Alex Jones and Jermaine Jenas host the magazine show, with stories of interest from around the UK. (S)

7.30

EASTENDERS Jonah confronts Sam for the remainder of his money. After failing to drum up business for The Vic, Alfie learns that everybody is instead attending Jay’s surprise that evening at Peggy’s. (S)

8PM
8.00

THE REPAIR SHOP Jay Blades and the team resuscitate four treasured family heirlooms and the memories they hold. First into the barn are siblings Marc Maderson and Melanie Henry with a 50-year-old childhood toy. They’re hoping Chris Shaw will be able to make their tattered and torn paper kite flight-worthy once again. Last in the series. (S)

9PM
9.00

RALPH & KATIE New series. A young couple face the domestic challenges faced by all newlyweds - but with the added fact that they have Down’s syndrome. Drama, with Leon Harrop and Sarah Gordy. (S)

9.30

RALPH & KATIE A Valentine’s card for Katie sends Ralph’s imagination into overdrive - is it from the man who broke her heart? (S)

10 PM
10.00

BBC NEWS AT TEN (S)

10.30

BBC NEWSLINE; Weather (S)

10.40

NOLAN LIVE Stephen Nolan probes the issues that matter to the people of Northern Ireland, focusing on the stories of the week and the people making the headlines in lively debates, with viewers sending in their questions via text, email and tweet. (S)

11PM
11.40

Benn v Eubank – Born Rivals The sporting rivalry between the families of Chris Eubank and Nigel Benn. (S)

12.40

Ladhood (S)

1.05

Ladhood (S)

1.30

BBC News (S)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.30

Escape to the Country (S) (R)

7.15

Antiques Road Trip (S) (R)

8.00

Sign Zone: See Hear (S)

8.30

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

9.00

BBC News (S)

10.00

Politics Live Conference 2022 (S)

11.30

BBC News

1.00

Chase the Case (S) (R)

1.45

Eggheads (S) (R)

2.15

Glorious Gardens from Above (S) (R)

3.00

FLIPPING PROFIT (S) (R)

3.45

HOME IS WHERE THE ART IS (S) (R)

4.30

MURDER, MYSTERY AND MY FAMILY (S) (R)

5.15

FLOG IT! (S) (R)

6.00

RICHARD OSMAN’S HOUSE OF GAMES Toby Anstis, Kerry Howard, Evelyn Mok and Joe Sugg test their general knowledge skills in a variety of games across the week. (S)

6.30

STRICTLY: IT TAKES TWO A look at how the celebrity contestants are shaping up for Saturday at the midweek point. (S)

7PM
7.00

VILLAGES BY THE SEA Ben Robinson explores Parkgate on the estuary of the River Dee, Cheshire. The village is landlocked due to the estuary’s shifting silt, but 250 years ago it was a bustling harbour. (S)

7.30

IOLO: A WILD LIFE Iolo Williams thinks back 10 years to memories of 800 ravens roosting in Newborough Forest, Anglesey. (S)

8PM
8.00

MARY BERRY – COOK & SHARE Mary heads to a festival set in the grounds of Cornbury Park in Oxfordshire, where performers from theatre, music and art come together - but food takes centre stage. (S)

8.30

NADIYA’S EVERYDAY BAKING Nadiya Hussain creates a selection of breakfasts ideal, including granola and yoghurt cupcakes. (S)

9PM
9.00

HEAD ON: RUGBY, DEMENTIA & ME Ex-England hooker Steve Thompson discusses being diagnosed with early onset dementia and reveals the devastating physical and mental impact that his career has had. Steve meets brain experts and journalists, and a new generation of professional rugby players worried about their long-term brain health (S)

10PM
10.00

HOW TO WITH JOHN WILSON The film-maker attempts to make sense of the intricacies and fairness practices as he investigates the complex art of splitting the bill. (S)

10.30

NEWSNIGHT; Weather (S)

11PM
11.15

The Irish League Show The best of the action from the NIFL Premiership. (S)

11.45

Spotlight (S) (R)

12.15

Unspun World with John Simpson (S)

12.45

Sign Zone: Ambulance (S) (R)

1.45

Sign Zone: All That Glitters: Britain’s Next Jewellery Star (S) (R)

2.45

Sign Zone: Why Kids Miss School – Panorama (S) (R)

3.15

Sign Zone: Saving Lives at Sea (S) (R)

4.15

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 A mix of celebrity chat, lifestyle and competitions. (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

DICKINSON’S REAL DEAL David Dickinson and his team are in Weston-super-Mare, where Jan learns rhyming slang, Aidan fishes for a great deal on a rare carving and Mark meets his match. (S)

3.00

TENABLE Five friends take part. (S)

3.59

UTV WEATHER (S)

4.00

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

5.00

THE CHASE Nav from Derby, Andrea from Cheshire and Karen from Whitley Bay answer general knowledge questions and work as a team to take on one of the ruthless Chasers. (S)

6.00

UTV LIVE (S); UTV Weather (S)

6.30

ITV EVENING NEWS (S); Weather (S)

7PM
7.30

EMMERDALE Mack makes a secret rendezvous. Meanwhile, Kerry jumps to the wrong conclusion. Will is overjoyed by Dawn’s news. (S)

8PM
8.00

CORONATION STREET Aaron’s drunken father causes a scene at the garage, while Wendy admits to Ken that she shares his feelings, and Alya has some explaining to do as her deception is discovered. (S)

9PM
9.00

DOC MARTIN Louisa is shocked and Martin suspicious by the unannounced return of her father. Ruth is helping Martin with his blood phobia when she discovers his predicament, and an caravan squatter thwarts Bert’s dreams of making a quick buck. (S)

10PM
10.05

ITV NEWS AT TEN (S); Weather

10.35

UTV LIVE (S); Weather

10.50

PESTON Political magazine show presented by Robert Peston, featuring major interviews with MPs, topical guests and cultural figures. Including updates from social media taking in perspectives from viewers, experts and key players throughout the programme. (S)

11PM
11.45

Heathrow: Britain’s Busiest Airport (S) (R)

12.10

English Football League Highlights (S)

1.25

Shop: Ideal World

3.00

Pulling Teeth: The End of NHS Dentistry? Tonight (S) (R)

3.25

Unwind with ITV (S)

4.40

The Masked Dancer (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

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

6.10

Countdown (S) (R)

6.50

3rd Rock from the Sun (S) (R)

7.15

3rd Rock from the Sun (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

Help! We Bought a Village (S) (R)

12.30

Steph’s Packed Lunch (S)

2.10

Countdown (S)

3.00

A PLACE IN THE SUN (S) (R)

4.00

RENOVATION NATION (S)

5.00

FOUR IN A BED (S)

5.30

THE PERFECT PITCH The campers pitch up at Ben Nevis Holiday Park. (S)

6.00

THE SIMPSONS Bart sees into his future. Lisa, however, seems destined for a stunning political career. (S) (R)

6.30

HOLLYOAKS Felix sets off to gather information on Saul’s murder investigation. (S) (R)

7PM
7.00

CHANNEL 4 NEWS (S)

8PM
8.00

HANDMADE: BRITAIN’S BEST WOODWORKER Mel Giedroyc welcomes the eight remaining woodworkers back, and awaiting them this time is literally child’s play. The woodworkers are tasked with carving a modern take on the traditional Welsh love spoon, but who will sweep judges Sophie Sellu and Tom Dyckhoff off their feet with their love token?. (S)

9PM
9.00

GRAND DESIGNS Kevin McCloud meets retired racehorse breeder John and his wife Helen in Dunstable. The couple met at Newbury races in 2005 and wed two years later, living together in a 17th-century farmhouse. Helen had a catastrophic stroke, severely affecting her mobility and leaving her with aphasia, which affects her ability to communicate. (S)

10PM
10.00

NINE PERFECT STRANGERS As healing begins, the guests begin to doubt the retreat’s unconventional methods. They came for massages and relaxation, not to face their own mortality. Drama based on the novel by Liane Moriarty, set in a boutique health-and-wellness resort where nine stressed city dwellers are trying to get on a path to a better way of living. (S)

11PM
11.05

24 Hours in A&E (S) (R)

12.10

Taskmaster (S) (R)

1.05

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

2.00

George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces (S) (R)

2.55

FILM: February (2015) Horror, starring Emma Roberts. (S)

4.25

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

5.15

George Clarke’s Flipping Fast (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

Kid-E-Cats (S)

6.05

PEPPA PIG (S) (R)

6.10

PEPPA PIG (S) (R)

6.15

Oggy Oggy (S)

6.25

Blue’s Clues & You (S) (R)

6.45

Fireman Sam (S) (R)

6.55

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

7.10

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

7.15

Peppa Pig (S)

7.20

Paw Patrol (S) (R)

7.30

Milo (S)

7.45

PIP AND POSY (S) (R)

8.00

The Adventures of Paddington (S) (R)

8.15

Ricky Zoom (S) (R)

8.30

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

8.40

Daisy & Ollie (S) (R)

8.50

Odo (S) (R)

8.55

Kangaroo Beach (S) (R)

9.10

Sunny Bunnies (S) (R)

9.15

JEREMY VINE (S)

12.45

HOLIDAY HOMES IN THE SUN (S)

1.40

5 NEWS AT LUNCHTIME (S)

1.45

HOME AND AWAY (S) (R)

2.15

FILM: FINDING EMMA (2021) Premiere. A woman who was subjected to being kidnapped for seven years must face her captor yet again when he offers to help her find her own abducted daughter. Thriller, starring Jessica Morris. (S)

4.00

BARGAIN-LOVING BRITS IN THE SUN (S)

5.00

5 NEWS AT 5 (S)

6.00

CASH IN THE ATTIC Chris Kamara and Paul Hayes are in Stockport with Ged and Eileen. (S) (R)

6.55

5 NEWS UPDATE (S)

7PM
7.00

THE GADGET SHOW: BETTER TECH, BETTER LIFE Ortis and Georgie help a couple upgrade their speaker set-up and ask whether anyone needs to spend big on a smoothie maker to get the best results. Jon tests dumbphones - an increasingly popular option for people wanting to step away from smartphones. (S)

7.55

5 NEWS UPDATE (S)

8PM
8.00

CAR POUND COPS New series. Following the work of recovery crews as they trace, track and tow vehicles driven illegally on Britain’s roads. (S); 5 News Update (S)

9PM
9.00

THE BODY IN THE BAG The case of Gareth Williams, a GCHQ employee on secondment to MI6, who was found dead inside a padlocked duffel bag in the bath of his London flat in 2010. The case has become one of the biggest unsolved mysteries in recent British history, and even now, 12 years after Williams’ death, the public are still waiting for answers. (S)

10PM
10.30

AMBULANCE: CODE RED Critical Care Paramedic Fay is dispatched to the scene of a serious motorbike crash, and Ambulance control receive an emergency call reporting a man collapsed in a churchyard. (S) (R)

11PM
11.30

A&E After Dark (S) (R)

12.30

999: Criminals Caught on Camera (S) (R)

12.55

Entertainment News on 5 (S)

1.00

The LeoVegas Live Casino Show (S)

3.00

Entertainment News on 5 (S)

3.10

1971:Britain’s Biggest 70s Hits (S) (R)

4.20

Amazing Cakes & Bakes (S) (R)

5.05

Wildlife SOS (S) (R)

5.30

Peppa Pig (S) (R)

5.35

Paw Patrol (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

EURONEWS

7.05

TELESHOPPING

7.40

TELESHOPPING

8.15

TODAY (S)

10.20

THE ELLEN DEGENERES SHOW (S) (R)

11.10

DOCTORS (S); Weather

11.50

LEADERS’ QUESTIONS (S)

1.00

RTÉ NEWS: ONE O’CLOCK; Weather (S)

1.30

HOME AND AWAY Eden feels guilty for putting the band before Salt. (S)

2.00

SHORTLAND STREET Hospital drama set in an emergency ward. (S)

2.30

FAIR CITY (S) (R)

3.00

EASTENDERS Shirley tells Phil that Sam has been playing him all along. Phil later informs Richie that she must take Jimmie off Billie’s case. (S) (R)

3.30

TODAY Daily magazine show. (S) (R)

5.40

NUACHT; RTÉ News with Signing

6.00

THE ANGELUS (R)

6.01

RTÉ NEWS: SIX ONE; Weather (S)

7PM
7.00

NATIONWIDE (S)

7.30

EASTENDERS Jonah confronts Sam for the remainder of his money, while Ben and Callum are undecided about whether they should tell Lola that Jay does not want to celebrate. After failing to drum up business for The Vic, Alfie learns that everybody is instead attending Jay’s surprise that evening at Peggy’s. (S); Lotto

8PM
8.00

DONAL’S ROAD TRIP Donal Skehan heads to Co Antrim and visits the famous Bushmills distillery. (S) (R)

8.30

NEVEN’S PORTUGUESE FOOD TRAILS Neven Maguire explores Porto in the north-west of the country, where he joins Andre Apolinario from Taste Porto Food Tours and he also meets Graham’s Port head winemaker Charles Symington (S)

9PM
9.00

RTÉ NEWS: NINE O’CLOCK; Weather (S)

9.35

ULTIMATE HELL WEEK: THE PROFESSIONALS Celebrities from the world of sport and entertainment take on the army training challenge and are put through a gruelling special forces selection course. (S)

10PM
10.35

CALLAN KICKS THE YEARS Oliver Callan takes a look at the boom years under Bertie Ahern, when a man in yellow trousers pinched the peace process and a whole economy as the country fell for models, gangland, Diarmuid Gavin gardens and crushing credit while health crumbled. (S) (R)

11PM
11.10

Clear History (S) (R)

11.45

Silent Witness (S) (R)

12.50

Forgotten: The Widows of the Irish Revolution (S) (R)

1.50

Great Lighthouses of Ireland (S) (R)

2.50

The Zoo (S) (R)

3.20

Brainstorm (S) (R)

3.50

Home Advantage (S) (R)

4.30

Bog Amach (S) (R)

4.55

The Liffey (S) (R)

5.20

Fianna Fáil Ard Fheis:The Leader’s Speech (S) (R)

5.50

EuroNews

6AM to 6:30PM
6.00

EuroNews

8.00

news2day (S) (R)

8.10

Wild Kratts (R)

8.35

Wild Atlantic Kids (S) (R)

8.50

The Bagel and Becky Show (R)

9.00

The Bagel and Becky Show (R)

9.15

The Imagination Machine (S) (R)

9.25

Bing (R)

9.30

Bing (R)

9.40

Alva’s World (S) (R)

9.50

Alva’s World (S) (R)

10.05

Peppa Pig (R)

10.10

Peppa Pig (R)

10.15

Peek Zoo (S) (R)

10.20

Peek Zoo (S) (R)

10.30

Brewster the Rooster (S) (R)

10.40

Mya Go (S) (R)

10.45

Pirata & Capitano (R)

10.55

Let’s Find Out (S) (R)

11.10

Bright Sparks (S)

11.20

Everything’s Rosie (S) (R)

11.30

Everything’s Rosie (S) (R)

11.45

Squad Goals (S) (R)

12.10

The Next Step (S) (R)

12.35

Tales from Dún Draíochta (S) (R)

12.50

Storybud (S) (R)

1.00

The Strange Chores (S) (R)

1.10

The Strange Chores (S) (R)

1.25

Drop Dead Weird (S) (R)

1.55

The Bagel and Becky Show (R)

2.05

The Bagel and Becky Show (R)

2.20

Wild Atlantic Kids (S) (R)

2.35

4 O’Clock Club (S) (R)

3.05

Leonardo (S) (R)

3.35

Malory Towers (S) (R)

4.05

Ballybraddan (S) (R)

4.20

news2day (S)

4.30

THE SIMPSONS (S) (R)

5.00

THE GOLDBERGS (S) (R)

5.30

THE BIG BANG THEORY (S) (R)

6.00

SHORTLAND STREET (S) (R)

6.30

HOME AND AWAY (S) (R)

7PM
7.00

THE BIG BANG THEORY Sheldon pushes himself to the limit when he commits to two projects. (S) (R)

7.25

GARRAÍ GLAS Síle Nic Chonaonaigh finds out how to make cod liver oil with Gene Eoghan Ó Curraighín, and learns how to help farm animals with upset stomachs. (S) (R)

7.55

FAOI BHLÁTH Aedín Ní Thiarnaigh explores Ireland’s mountains. (S) (R)

8PM
8.25

DIY SOS: THE BIG BUILD Nick Knowles meets 47-year-old Stuart in Torquay, who has progressive multiple sclerosis. Despite being six foot seven, he sleeps in a chair in the living room. His primary carer is his 73-year-old mother, Grandma Lin, who is completely blind, and walks across town every day to see to her son and her granddaughter Lauren’s needs. (S)

9PM
9.35

THE GOOD FIGHT A financial scam forces Diane Lockhart and her goddaughter to join Lucca Quinn at a top law firm. (S)

10PM
10.35

THE HANDMAID’S TALE June and Moira join a rebel outpost, while Serena tries to restore her status as a pregnant widow. Aunt Lydia questions her strict methods of dealing with handmaids. (S)

11PM
11.35

Empires of New York (S) (R)

12.25

Fleabag A familiar face makes a reappearance at the cafe. (S) (R)

12.55

Finding Alice (S) (R)

1.55

EuroNews

6AM to 6:30PM
6.15

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 Quiz show. (S) (R)

3.00

LOOSE WOMEN

4.00

GINO’S ITALIAN COASTAL ESCAPE (S) (R)

4.30

JUDGE JUDY

5.00

JUDGE JUDY

5.30

NEWS AT 5.30 (S)

6.05

THE SIX O’CLOCK SHOW (S)

7PM
7.00

NEWS AT 7

7.30

EMMERDALE (S)

8PM
8.00

CORONATION STREET (S)

8.30

CORONATION STREET (S)

9PM
9.00

GOGGLEBOX IRELAND Deirdre O’Kane provides the voiceover as a selection of telly addicts comment on the week’s programmes. (S)

10PM
10.00

THE TONIGHT SHOW (S)

11PM
11.00

MISSING: FIONA SINNOTT – TRUE LIVES (R)

12.00

PRIME SUSPECT USA (R)

1.00

CRACKER (R)

2.05

DON’T LOOK BACK IN ANGER (S) (R)

2.35

DON’T LOOK BACK IN ANGER (S) (R)

3.05

CLOSE

4.35

THE ADVENTURES OF SHERLOCK HOLMES

5.25

THE TONIGHT SHOW (S) (R)

6AM to 6:30PM
7.00

Cúla 4

11.10

The Wonder Years (S) (R)

11.40

The Golden Girls (S) (R)

12.10

River Cottage Australia (S) (R)

12.40

Garraí Glas (R)

1.10

Hart to Hart (S)

2.05

Shark Tank (S)

3.00

Cúla 4

5.27

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH

5.30

COMHRÁ (R)

6.00

THE GOLDEN GIRLS The girls wait to hear from their children. (S) (R)

6.30

THE WONDER YEARS Kevin struggles with maths. (S) (R)

6.57

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH

7PM
7.00

NUACHT TG4

7.30

JUNIOR EUROVISION 2022 The search for Ireland’s entry for the 2022 Junior Eurovision continues as young singers hope to impress the judges with their voices. (R)

8PM
8.30

SCÉALTA NA GCORN Gráinne McElwain explores Donegal.

9PM
9.00

GLÓR TÍRE: ROGHA & TOGHA Another selection of some of the best performances from the series that showcases some of Ireland’s favourite and popular country music artists. (R)

9.30

ÁILLE AR AIRGEAD The life stories of two remarkable women – Irish migrant Mary Cunningham and wealthy American Hazel Martyn. (R)

10PM
10.30

DR DEATH Henderson and Kirby take extreme measures to stop Duntsch permanently. (S)

11PM
11.27

AN AIMSIR LÁITHREACH

11.30

SURVIVOR Two castaways strategise a risky move during the immunity challenge and a castaway does what it takes to earn a tribe mate’s trust.

12.25

SHARK TANK (S) (R)

1.20

DÁIL ÉIREANN

1.45

FRANCE 24

5.30

FRANCE 24

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