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Celebrity First Dates

Radio Times Choice
Celebrity First Dates
47mins
All4

Four more celebrities go in search of romance with members of the public. Brad Simpson, lead singer of boy band...

The Refugee Camp: Our Desert Home

The Refugee Camp: Our Desert Home
59mins
BBC iPlayer

Two-part documentary about Zaatari, a refugee camp in Jordan that is home to 80,000 Syrians who have fled the...

Full Steam Ahead

Radio Times Choice
Full Steam Ahead
59mins
BBC iPlayer

Historians Ruth Goodman, Alex Langlands and Peter Ginn relive the golden age of steam. They begin by exploring...

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The Joy of Data

Radio Times Choice
The Joy of Data
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Mathematician Dr Hannah Fry explores the world of data, revealing exactly what it is and how it is captured,...

24 Hours in A&E

Radio Times Choice
24 Hours in A&E
60mins

Seventy-one-year-old Tony is rushed to A&E by air ambulance after falling head first onto a tiled floor while...

Saving Lives at Sea

Saving Lives at Sea
58mins
BBC iPlayer

Volunteers at one of the RNLI's busiest stations on the River Thames, central London are called in the middle of...

The Job Interview

Radio Times Choice
The Job Interview
55mins

Blacks Vets bosses Tracey and Val from Dudley interview for a receptionist, with 24-year-old David, who has...

Horizon

Horizon: Sports Doping - Winning at Any Cost?
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Dr Xand van Tulleken investigates the world of performance-enhancing drugs, revealing the extraordinary gamble...

New Zealand: Earth's Mythical Islands

Cast Adrift
59mins
BBC iPlayer

Sam Neill narrates a documentary examining the wildlife of the antipodean island chain, which has been left to...

Forces of Nature with Brian Cox

Radio Times Choice
The Moth and the Flame
59mins
BBC iPlayer

The physicist examines the building blocks of life that have been taken from the Earth's elements, including the...

Dispatches

Radio Times Choice
Is Your Pension Safe? Channel 4 Dispatches
26mins
All4

Former accountant Shaunagh Connaire investigates the implications for pensioners of the companies that are...

Wild France with Ray Mears

The Ardeche
22mins
ITV Player

Ray continues his exploration of the geography, flora and fauna of France by heading to the Ardeche, where miles...

Swim the Channel

Swim the Channel
60mins
BBC iPlayer

Documentary following the volunteers who support people in their dreams of swimming from England to France,...

Imagine

One Night In 2012: An Imagine Special
100mins
BBC iPlayer

Alan Yentob looks back at the 2012 Olympics opening ceremony, with Danny Boyle and the creative team explaining...

Fake or Fortune?

Radio Times Choice
Freud
59mins
BBC iPlayer

New series. Fiona Bruce and art expert Philip Mould investigate a portrait of a man wearing a black cravat...

Countryfile

Meadows
60mins
BBC iPlayer

The team takes a look at Britain's meadows, and the wildlife and plants that thrive in them. Matt Baker gets a...

Hitler's Olympics

Radio Times Choice
Hitler's Olympics
60mins
UKTV Play

The story of the 1936 Olympics held in Berlin, revealing how the games led to Nazi Germany gaining international...

Celebrity First Dates

Radio Times Choice
Celebrity First Dates
60mins

Pop star Samuel Preston shot to fame when he fell in love with Chantelle Houghton inside the Big Brother house....

The Banker's Guide to Art

Radio Times Choice
The Banker's Guide to Art
90mins
BBC iPlayer

Documentary going behind the closed doors of London's art market, revealing how the newly rich of the financial...

The Secret Life of

Radio Times Choice
The Secret Life of Brothers and Sisters
60mins

Part one of two. Documentary exploring sibling relationships in the first experiment of its kind in the UK....

The Hotel Inspector

Radio Times Choice
Atlantic House Hotel
55mins

Alex Polizzi faces one of her toughest challenges in Bude, Cornwall, where she sets out to help Trevor Rounding,...

Saving Lives at Sea

Saving Lives at Sea
58mins
BBC iPlayer

Documentary telling the story of the unpaid volunteers who sacrifice their free time to staff more than 200 RNLI...

24 Hours in A&E

Radio Times Choice
24 Hours in A&E
60mins

Eleven-year-old Jack is rushed to A&E after being hit by a motorbike while walking to his first day at secondary...

The Job Interview

The Job Interview
60mins

A detailed look at the terror and triumph of real-life interviews, following the process for real jobs being...

Forces of Nature with Brian Cox

Radio Times Choice
Somewhere in Spacetime
59mins
BBC iPlayer

The physicist charts the Earth's journey through space, taking to the air in a fighter jet to race the spin of...

Exodus: Our Journey to Europe

Radio Times Choice
Exodus: Our Journey to Europe
60mins
BBC iPlayer

The stories of people seeking a home in Europe, from families forced to flee war and persecution, to economic...

Countryfile

Radio Times Choice
Kent
55mins
BBC iPlayer

Matt Baker helps out with the strawberry harvest in Kent, while Naomi Wilkinson meets a couple who set up their...