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The Trials of Jimmy Rose

The Trials of Jimmy Rose
60mins

New series. Drama, starring Ray Winstone as a former armed robber released from prison after a lengthy sentence....

Resistance

Resistance
75mins

The Gestapo prevents the release of another edition of the Resistance newsletter. Lili and The Kid narrowly...

Ripper Street

The Incontrovertible Truth
75mins
Amazon

The vicious stabbing of local woman Ida Watts results in the exceptionally wealthy wife of a decorated war hero...

SpongeBob SquarePants

The Clash of Triton
35mins
Demand 5

Neptune celebrates his birthday, and SpongeBob decides to mark the occasion by reuniting the undersea king with...

The Let's Go Club

Turtle feeding, magic tricks and the massive memory game
25mins
BBC iPlayer

Let's Go-ers Saffron and Charlie visit an aquarium to see what it's like to look after turtles. Kirsten and Abe...

Metallica @ Reading 2015

Metallica @ Reading 2015
120mins
BBC iPlayer

The heavy metal band takes the prestigious headline spot at the music festival for a record fourth time, having...

Sue Perkins' Big Night Out

Sue Perkins' Big Night Out
60mins
BBC iPlayer

The comedienne and Great British Bake-Off host presents a special programme rounding up cultural highlights from...

Casualty

A Child's Heart - Part One
49mins
BBC iPlayer

Part one of two. Zoe and Max's explosive wedding reception leaves more than one member of the hospital staff...

Proms Extra

Proms Extra 2015
40mins

Katie Derham presents another edition of the weekly magazine show, looking at the musical highs from the past...

Pointless Celebrities

Pointless Celebrities
50mins
BBC iPlayer

New series. Alexander Armstrong presents the general knowledge quiz as famous faces from BBC radio programme...

Live Challenge Cup Rugby League

Radio Times Choice
Hull Kingston Rovers v Leeds Rhinos
175mins
BBC iPlayer

Hull Kingston Rovers v Leeds Rhinos (Kick-off 3.15pm). Mark Chapman presents coverage of the final from Wembley...

Canals - The Making of a Nation

Engineering
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Liz McIvor tells the story of the early canal builders who struggled with the rugged terrain of England's...

The X Factor

The X Factor
90mins

New series. The talent show returns for its 12th series with Radio One DJ Nick Grimshaw and singer-songwriter...

Resistance

Resistance
75mins
All4

Drama set in France during the Second World War and based on true events. On Armistice Day, teenager Lili is...

Ripper Street

Heavy Boots
59mins
BBC iPlayer

Long Susan has convinced the world her solicitor Capshaw shot Reid and was solely responsible for the train...

Rick Stein: From Venice to Istanbul

Rick Stein: From Venice to Istanbul
59mins
BBC iPlayer

The chef's gastronomic road trip brings him to northern Greece where he enjoys traditional dishes including veal...

EastEnders

EastEnders
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Having waited all night for the baby's usual movements, Masood is concerned and thinks they should go to the...

Doctors

Radio Times Choice
Reborn
28mins
BBC iPlayer

Niamh helps a person questioning her decision to live as a woman following an attack on her home. Karen gives...

Coronation Street

Coronation Street
30mins

Jason tries to remember his assault and recalls being kicked repeatedly and that he thinks he heard Callum's...

Would I Lie to You?

Would I Lie to You?
30mins
BBC iPlayer

Sports commentator Clare Balding, Radio 1 DJ Nick Grimshaw and comedians Rhod Gilbert and Rob Delaney join...

Nelly & Nora

Ship Ahoy
7mins
BBC iPlayer

The mists roll in at the camping park, and things become so foggy that Nelly and Nora almost need a boat.

Blue Peter

Blue Peter
28mins
BBC iPlayer

A Blue Peter Sport Badge special, in which sports stars including Usain Bolt, Mo Farah and Jessica Ennis-Hill...

Who Do You Think You Are?

Derek Jacobi
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Actor and stage director Derek Jacobi enjoyed a relatively humble upbringing in Leytonstone, London, where his...

Stephen Fry in Central America

Mexico
60mins

New series. The author, actor and comedian embarks on a journey through the entire Central American isthmus to...

World's Busiest Railway 2015

World's Busiest Railway 2015
59mins
BBC iPlayer

The team considers the challenges faced by Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus and ask what the future holds...

Celebrity Big Brother

Celebrity Big Brother: Live Launch
120mins
Demand 5

New series. The fly-on-the-wall fun begins once more as Emma Willis invites a fresh group of famous faces to...

Building the Ancient City

Rome
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Andrew Wallace-Hadrill examines how the ancient Romans made their city work, including how the population of...

The TV That Made Me

The TV That Made Me
44mins
BBC iPlayer

Entrepreneur Duncan Bannatyne joins host Brian Conley for a nostalgic look at the archive television shows that...

BBC Proms: The Bach Recitals

Alina Ibragimova Plays Violin Sonatas and Partitas (Part Two)
90mins
BBC iPlayer

The second of two recitals in which Russian violinist Alina Ibragimova performs all six of Bach's notoriously...