Drama Channel listings 4th – 10th July 2020

Saturday July 04, 2020

07:30 Where The Heart Is – Family Matters (S2E6/10) (SD) Tragedy strikes when Dick severely injures a boy in a car accident, and Peggy faces up to a painful problem of her own. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

08:20 Where The Heart Is – Ice Pops (S2E7/10) (SD) Peggy is relieved to be told she does not have cancer, and later joins Ruth to come to the aid of the Bradley family, while Stephen experiences a tough day at work. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

09:20 Lovejoy – Swings and Roundabouts (S5E11/14) (SD) Comedy drama that dates back to the 1990s. Lovejoy invites Charlotte out for a romantic evening. Lovejoy’s friend Boswell is arrested after a theft. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

10:20 Lovejoy – Never Judge a Book by Its Cover (S5E12/14) (SD) Much-loved drama series. Lovejoy, Charlotte and Gimbert hunt for religious books at a Cambridge antiques fair, where Lovejoy finds a rare bible. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

11:20 Sharpe – Sharpe’s Waterloo (S5E3/3) (SD) Dashing historical adventures with Sean Bean. Sharpe’s quiet life with Lucille is interrupted by news of Napoleon’s return from exile, and his Waterloo looms. (Subtitled)

13:20 As Time Goes By – The Stalker (S6E1/7) (SD) Judi Dench and Geoffrey Palmer are the middle-aged lovers in this romantic sitcom. Jean is concerned when Lionel comes to the rescue of his secretary, who is being stalked. (Subtitled)

14:00 As Time Goes By – The Psychotherapist (S6E2/7) (SD) Dame Judi Dench stars in the warm-hearted sitcom. Jean wonders whether it is time to hand over the running of her secretarial agency to Judith and Sandy. (Subtitled)

14:40 As Time Goes By – The Dinner Party (S6E3/7) (SD) Excellent romantic comedy from Bob Larbey, who also created The Good Life. Jean learns that her daughter is seeing a married man. (Subtitled)

15:20 As Time Goes By – What’s Wrong with Mrs Bale? (S6E4/7) (SD) Gentle comedy for gentle folk, with the great pairing of Geoffrey Palmer and Judi Dench. Lionel is not well and Jean tries to console him. (Subtitled)

16:00 As Time Goes By – Alistair’s Engagement (S6E5/7) (SD) Jean and Lionel return from the country to find that Judith’s boyfriend has been staying in the house. Then Alistair makes a surprising announcement. (Subtitled)

16:40 As Time Goes By – The House Next Door (S6E6/7) (SD) More laughs with Judi Dench and Geoffrey Palmer. The Hardcastles look forward to a quiet evening, until they hear noise from the empty house next door. (Subtitled)

17:20 As Time Goes By – A Surprise for Jean (S6E7/7) (SD) Geoffrey Palmer and Judi Dench – who could be more cosy in the gentle comedy? As Jean longs for a few surprises from Lionel, Alistair is planning something. (Subtitled)

18:00 The Brokenwood Mysteries – Dead and Buried (S6E4/4) (SD) Mike and the team are reacquainted with some familiar faces when investigating a suspicious suicide at the Brokenwood Women’s Prison. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

20:00 Father Brown – The Missing Man (S4E7/10) (SD) Mark Williams is the sleuthing cleric. Father Brown deduces that the apparent suicide of a recently returned RAF pilot was actually murder. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

21:00 New Tricks – It Smells of Books (S7E2/10) (SD) Dennis Waterman and Alun Armstrong star in the hit mystery caper. The team probe the death of a university professor with Lane going undercover in academia. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

22:20 Men Behaving Badly – Stag Night (S6E1/6) (SD) The sitcom which made big stars of Martin Clunes and Neil Morrissey. Gary finally agrees to make a commitment to Dorothy, but then faces up to his last night of freedom. (Subtitled)

23:00 Silent Witness – Ghosts (S9E1/4) (SD) An emotional case for our team of forensic scientists. When his wife and daughter are involved in a car crash, Leo begins a painful trip back to Sheffield. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

01:15 Where The Heart Is – Family Matters (S2E6/10) (SD) Tragedy strikes when Dick severely injures a boy in a car accident, and Peggy faces up to a painful problem of her own. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

02:20 Where The Heart Is – Ice Pops (S2E7/10) (SD) Peggy is relieved to be told she does not have cancer, and later joins Ruth to come to the aid of the Bradley family, while Stephen experiences a tough day at work. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

03:10 Lovejoy – Swings and Roundabouts (S5E11/14) (SD) Comedy drama that dates back to the 1990s. Lovejoy invites Charlotte out for a romantic evening. Lovejoy’s friend Boswell is arrested after a theft. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

Sunday July 05, 2020

07:10 The Bill – A Time for Giving (S21E101/422) (SD) More drama with Sun Hill’s finest. De Costa helps Perkins frantically search for his missing nephew. Okaro deals with his first Christmas without his family. (Subtitled)

08:00 The Bill – Without Dignity, Without Respect (S21E102/422) (SD) Another gritty episode of the crime-busting drama. Masters and Sim work on an assault that may have been racially motivated. (Subtitled)

09:00 The Bill – A Social Decision (S21E103/422) (SD) Drama from Sun Hill. Smithy investigates an assault on a woman. Webb covers an exhausted Sim, who misplaces some evidence. Johannsen’s future looks bleak. (Subtitled)

10:00 The Bill – Sequence of Events – Part One (S22E1/422) (SD) Top cop drama from Sun Hill. Meadows is accused of misconduct by a prisoner on his deathbed. Nixon and Webb investigate a series of burglaries. (Subtitled)

11:00 Bramwell – The Final Days (S2E8/8) (SD) Tumultuous period drama from the Thrift Infirmary, where Eleanor and Finn’s affair continues at a seaside resort, leading to a proposal and Robert’s ire. (Widescreen)

12:00 Catherine Cookson: Tilly Trotter (S1E1/2) (SD) Period drama about a 19-year-old girl who is attacked after a party celebrating the engagement of a farmer for whom she has feelings. Starring Carli Norris. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

14:05 Catherine Cookson: Tilly Trotter (S1E2/2) (SD) Following the destruction of their home by the McGraths, Tilly and her grandmother are forced to live a life of solitude. Period drama, starring Carli Norris. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

16:05 A Place to Call Home – You’re Just in Love (S4E7/12) (SD) New. Harry notices that Sarah is being followed, so Roy questions Gordon when he finds him waiting outside the hospital. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

17:05 A Place to Call Home – There’ll Be Some Changes Made (S4E8/12) (SD) New. Carolyn and Jack visit Douglas on their honeymoon, and learn that Sir Richard is up to his dirty tricks again. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

18:05 Keeping Up Appearances – Richard’s New Hobby (S3E5/7) (SD) The Buckets return. Hyacinth realises that Richard is bored after taking early retirement and gives him a hobby: a video camera so he can be ‘artistic’. (Subtitled)

18:40 Keeping Up Appearances – The Art Exhibition (S3E6/7) (SD) When Hyacinth gets passionate about art, Daddy decides to join the Foreign Legion. As usual, Hyacinth’s scruffy family lets her down at the vital moment. (Subtitled)

19:20 Keeping Up Appearances – What to Wear When Yachting (S3E7/7) (SD) Patricia Routledge is the snobbish Mrs Bucket. When Hyacinth plans a nautical supper, events take an unexpected turn – and so does the boat. (Subtitled)

20:00 Death in Paradise – Damned If You Do… (S4E3/8) (SD) Kris Marshall is the detective on a Caribbean island. A death in the Saint Marie Heritage Society suggests that this cosy group could be less amicable than it seems. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

21:20 Harrow – Pater Familias (S2E10/10) (SD) New. The second series reaches a conclusion. The doctor comes face to face with his greatest fears as Chester initiates the end game. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

22:20 Taggart – Fallen Angels (S27E4/6) (SD) Jackie Reid faces another perplexing mystery in the long-running Glaswegian crime drama. A family are found dead in a flat and the case soon proves complicated. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

23:20 Silent Witness – Choices (S9E2/4) (SD) Another feature-length mystery for William Gaminara and Emilia Fox’s clue-cracking pathologists. A nightclub shooting drags the team into the world of street gangs. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

01:40 A Place to Call Home – You’re Just in Love (S4E7/12) (SD) New. Harry notices that Sarah is being followed, so Roy questions Gordon when he finds him waiting outside the hospital. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

02:30 A Place to Call Home – There’ll Be Some Changes Made (S4E8/12) (SD) New. Carolyn and Jack visit Douglas on their honeymoon, and learn that Sir Richard is up to his dirty tricks again. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

Monday July 06, 2020

07:10 London’s Burning (S1E8/10) (SD) Drama series following the lives of the heroic Blue Watch at Blackwall fire station. (Subtitled)

08:00 London’s Burning – Christmas Special – Part One (S1E9/10) (SD) First part of a Christmas special of the fire-fighting series. (Subtitled)

09:00 The Bill – Sequence of Events (Part 2) (S22E2/422) (SD) Top cop drama. Jack Meadows is on the run, and Nixon and Webb are warned not to help him. Benjamin Meadows is in hospital after being beaten. (Subtitled)

10:00 Classic Holby City – For Whom the Bell Tolls (S9E27/52) (SD) Jade returns with a surprise for Sam, while Ric’s personal and professional lives clash when he offers to write a reference for Thandie. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

11:00 Classic Casualty – Bringing Up Baby (S16E5/40) (SD) More medical drama from Bristol as Lara ignores warnings to observe hospital protocol when the life of a pregnant woman and her unborn child hang in the balance. (Subtitled)

12:00 The Bill – Wrong Place, Wrong Time (S22E3/422) (SD) Two new faces join the Sun Hill squad – Emma Keane and Lewis Hardy. Valentine and Kapoor are assigned to help them, but Hardy gets off to a bad start. (Subtitled)

13:00 Classic EastEnders (S11E36/155) (SD) New. Ricky, Pat and David are in Clacton, searching for different things. Back in the square, Steve is about to call it a day with the salon when Della arrives back looking for a friend. (Subtitled)

13:40 Classic EastEnders (S11E37/155) (SD) New. Blood is spilled at the hairdressing salon, wounds are healed at the Butchers’ and debts are settled at Ian’s. (Subtitled)

14:15 London’s Burning (S11E9/16) (SD) Hot drama with the team from Blue Watch. George deals a blow to Chris’s attempts to purge himself of guilt. Could there be romance in the air for Pearce? (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

15:20 Peak Practice – A Normal Life (S3E9/15) (SD) A Cardale schoolgirl begins behaving erratically, causing concern for her parents and provoking a professional difference of opinion between Will and Beth. (Subtitled)

16:20 Dangerfield – Victim of Rape – Part Two (S1E5/6) (SD) Paul is summoned to examine Diane after she is attacked a second time and Al has difficulties with her over-amorous boyfriend. (Subtitled)

17:25 Birds of a Feather – High Fidelity (S5E1/14) (SD) More chuckles from Chigwell as Tracey faces a crisis in her marriage when a young man comes calling at her house – the same man Sharon also had her eye on!

18:05 Waiting for God – Cheering Up Tom (S1E3/7) (SD) More partying, rebelliousness and general salaciousness – it must be Bayview Retirement Village. Diana is hired by the management to cheer up the depressed Tom. (Subtitled)

18:40 ‘Allo ‘Allo! – The British Are Coming (S1E1/8) (SD) The very first pilot episode of the comedy that ran for longer than World War II itself. Rene is lumbered with the task of looking after British airmen. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

19:30 Last of the Summer Wine – The Black Widow (S16E3/10) (SD) Too much home brew after Ernie Mordue’s funeral leaves Compo and Foggy with bad hangovers. Clegg fares rather better, ending up with a good woman! (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

20:05 Dalziel and Pascoe – Fallen Angel (S12E2/6) (SD) A gripping, feature-length mystery for the intrepid detectives. Following the murder of a jockey, Dalziel and Pascoe are drawn into the dark underbelly of horse racing. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

22:00 New Tricks (S1E7/7) (SD) British character actor Alun Armstrong stars in the hit cop series featuring a veteran detective team. A desperate Halford visits a clairvoyant hoping to talk to his wife. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

23:20 Silent Witness – Death’s Door (S12E2/6) (SD) Emilia Fox faces another tough forensics mystery in the gritty crime drama. Nikki must reconstruct the face of a murder victim connected to a Russian criminal. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

01:55 The Bill – Wrong Place, Wrong Time (S22E3/422) (SD) Two new faces join the Sun Hill squad – Emma Keane and Lewis Hardy. Valentine and Kapoor are assigned to help them, but Hardy gets off to a bad start. (Subtitled)

02:50 London’s Burning (S11E9/16) (SD) Hot drama with the team from Blue Watch. George deals a blow to Chris’s attempts to purge himself of guilt. Could there be romance in the air for Pearce? (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

Tuesday July 07, 2020

07:10 London’s Burning – Christmas Special – Part Two (S1E10/10) (SD) Second part of a Christmas special of the fire-fighting series. (Subtitled)

08:00 London’s Burning (S2E1/8) (SD) Blue Watch deals with a fire at a hotel which is run as council accommodation and Bayleaf is set up on a date with Clare. (Subtitled)

09:00 The Bill – Wrong Place, Wrong Time (S22E3/422) (SD) Two new faces join the Sun Hill squad – Emma Keane and Lewis Hardy. Valentine and Kapoor are assigned to help them, but Hardy gets off to a bad start. (Subtitled)

10:00 Classic Holby City – Leap of Faith (S9E28/52) (SD) Lola feels the pressure begin to mount as she makes a big mistake due to her anxiety over the inquiry, while Jac decides to give Lord Byrne an ultimatum. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

11:00 Classic Casualty – White Lies (S16E6/40) (SD) The paramedic team begin to feel the pressure as Josh’s inquest beckons. Meanwhile, Max has to face up to some painful memories when a girl comes in having overdosed. (Subtitled)

12:00 The Bill – A Problem Multiplied (S22E4/422) (SD) More drama from Sun Hill. Terry and Ramani investigate a kidnapping. Okaro organises a drugs bust and selects Hardy to go undercover. (Subtitled)

13:00 Classic EastEnders (S11E38/155) (SD) New. Michelle learns her exam results, Pauline hears from Carol, and David resolves to have his wicked way. (Subtitled)

13:40 Classic EastEnders (S11E39/155) (SD) New. Grant finds out it is more difficult to get through to his brother than he thought. Arthur receives some terrible news, but gets no sympathy from Nellie or Pauline. (Subtitled)

14:20 London’s Burning (S11E10/16) (SD) More drama with the London firefighters. Blue Watch are in shock as Sicknote drops a bombshell. Joe nearly stumbles across Sally and Dan’s secret. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

15:20 Peak Practice – Walking Away (S3E10/15) (SD) New trainee Andrew Attwood arrives at The Beeches and causes friction, falling foul of Jack and losing a valuable contract. (Subtitled)

16:20 Dangerfield – Peeping Tom (S1E6/6) (SD) Paul faces a complex moral dilemma when a body found in a field turns out to be that of a Peeping Tom who had videotaped a murder. (Subtitled)

17:20 Birds of a Feather – Bang (S5E2/14) (SD) Everyone’s favourite Essex girls have an explosive time in Chigwell after Tracey’s dream kitchen is destroyed by a fire.

18:00 Waiting for God – The Christening (S1E4/7) (SD) Those feisty senior citizens are at it again in the retirement home comedy – an example to us all! Diana faces expulsion from the retirement village. (Subtitled)

18:40 ‘Allo ‘Allo! – The Fallen Madonna (S1E2/8) (SD) Classic farce in the wartime cafe owned by the ultimate French lover. Rene and the Colonel decide to smuggle out the two British airmen disguised as Germans. (Subtitled)

19:20 Last of the Summer Wine – Have You Got a Light, Mate? (S16E4/10) (SD) When Howard wants the china shepherdess in Auntie Wainwright’s window as a gift for a certain lady friend, it’s Clegg who gets the job of buying it. (Subtitled)

20:00 An Inspector Calls (S1E1/1) (SD) David Thewlis stars in the 2015 adaptation of JB Priestley’s classic play. A mysterious inspector interrupts a wealthy family’s party with shocking news. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

21:45 New Tricks (S2E1/8) (SD) The Sweeney meets The Likely Lads in the hit cop show. The squad investigate the death of a barrister found in his car 20 years earlier. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

23:10 Silent Witness – Terror (S12E3/6) (SD) Emilia Fox faces another grim mystery in the forensics crime drama. The team probes an armed raid on a terrorist cell in which two suspects and an officer were killed. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

01:50 The Bill – A Problem Multiplied (S22E4/422) (SD) More drama from Sun Hill. Terry and Ramani investigate a kidnapping. Okaro organises a drugs bust and selects Hardy to go undercover. (Subtitled)

02:45 London’s Burning (S11E10/16) (SD) More drama with the London firefighters. Blue Watch are in shock as Sicknote drops a bombshell. Joe nearly stumbles across Sally and Dan’s secret. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

Wednesday July 08, 2020

07:10 London’s Burning (S2E2/8) (SD) A new station commander arrives and causes friction in the team as he implements a stricter regime. Meanwhile, a fire is started at a local primary school. (Subtitled)

08:00 London’s Burning – London’s Burning S2 Ep 3 (S2E3/8) (SD) Drama series following the lives of the heroic Blue Watch at Blackwall fire station. Blue Watch has its hands full when a nuclear incident is reported. (Subtitled)

09:00 The Bill – A Problem Multiplied (S22E4/422) (SD) More drama from Sun Hill. Terry and Ramani investigate a kidnapping. Okaro organises a drugs bust and selects Hardy to go undercover. (Subtitled)

10:00 Classic Holby City – Deep Dark Truthful Mirror (S9E29/52) (SD) Lola is taken for emergency surgery and events are complicated when Connie’s waters break during the operation. Kyla’s marriage crisis leads to a confrontation. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

11:00 Classic Casualty – Facing the Future (S16E7/40) (SD) Has Chloe bitten off more than she can chew? Dillon is forced to expose details of Patrick’s relationship with Rachel when Lara reveals she is keen on Patrick. (Subtitled)

12:00 The Bill – Street Level Action (S22E5/422) (SD) Long-running police drama. Hunter and Perkins investigate a robbery at a convenience store. Meanwhile, Smithy suggests that he and Louise move to Australia. (Subtitled)

13:00 Classic EastEnders (S11E40/155) (SD) New. Phil approaches breaking point. David’s plans arouse Ricky’s suspicions, while Nigel is once more thwarted by Ian. (Subtitled)

13:40 Classic EastEnders (S11E41/155) (SD) New. Nigel and Debbie are getting ready for the wedding. Kathy and Grant are worried about Phil, and Carol is keeping a low profile at the launderette. (Subtitled)

14:20 London’s Burning (S11E11/16) (SD) Drama series set in a fire station. Pearce discovers there’s more to Chris than meets the eye. Dan puts his foot in it. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

15:20 Peak Practice – Bedside Manners (S3E11/15) (SD) Andrew lands himself in hot water again by failing to diagnose a patient’s life-threatening condition, while Jack doubts Will’s commitment to the practice. (Subtitled)

16:20 Dangerfield – Down by the Riverside (S2E1/12) (SD) Paul has to certify the death of a woman whose body has been found in a canal. Al prepares to leave for university and Marty drops out of school. (Subtitled)

17:20 Birds of a Feather – Non-Starter (S5E3/14) (SD) More laughs with the Essex sisters. When Sharon’s driving instructor causes her to lose all her confidence, Tracey reluctantly agrees to take over.

18:00 Waiting for God – Fraulein Mueller (S1E5/7) (SD) The senior citizens sitcom with a distinguished cast. The retired residents of the Village attempt to prevent Greta from usurping Jane as matron. (Subtitled)

18:40 ‘Allo ‘Allo! – Pigeon Post (S1E3/8) (SD) More saucy wartime farce from Rene’s cafe. I say, chaps, Fairfax and Carstairs are captured by the Resistance. And carrier pigeons end up on the cafe’s menu. (Subtitled)

19:20 Last of the Summer Wine – Stop That Bath (S16E6/10) (SD) Classic comedy with the old boys from Yorkshire. Compo, Clegg and Foggy help take a cast iron bath to Marina as a present from Howard. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

20:00 Inspector George Gently – Blue for Bluebird (S6E2/4) (SD) Martin Shaw stars in the excellent detective drama set in the Sixties. The body of a girl washed up by a pier leads Gently and Bacchus to a family holiday camp. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

22:00 New Tricks (S2E2/8) (SD) Likely Lad James Bolam and Minder’s Dennis Waterman star in another adventure for the aging detectives. The squad try to trace the attacker of an Asian woman in Southall. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

23:20 Silent Witness – Judgement (S12E4/6) (SD) Feature-length mystery in the tense forensics drama. Harry investigates when a decomposed body is found on wasteland. Leo looks into an Australian backpacker’s death. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

01:55 The Bill – Street Level Action (S22E5/422) (SD) Long-running police drama. Hunter and Perkins investigate a robbery at a convenience store. Meanwhile, Smithy suggests that he and Louise move to Australia. (Subtitled)

02:55 London’s Burning (S11E11/16) (SD) Drama series set in a fire station. Pearce discovers there’s more to Chris than meets the eye. Dan puts his foot in it. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

Thursday July 09, 2020

07:10 London’s Burning – London’s Burning S2 Ep 4 (S2E4/8) (SD) Drama series following the lives of the heroic Blue Watch at Blackwall fire station. Tate clashes with the new Station Commander and finds himself on an insubordination charge. (Subtitled)

08:00 London’s Burning – London’s Burning S2 Ep 5 (S2E5/8) (SD) Drama series following the lives of the heroic Blue Watch at Blackwall fire station. Josie risks her life to rescue an old age pensioner from a particularly vicious arson attack. (Subtitled)

09:00 The Bill – Street Level Action (S22E5/422) (SD) Long-running police drama. Hunter and Perkins investigate a robbery at a convenience store. Meanwhile, Smithy suggests that he and Louise move to Australia. (Subtitled)

10:00 Classic Holby City – After the Fall (S9E30/52) (SD) As Harvey clings to life, Kyla and Max are questioned about his fall. Sam is convinced Connie has post-natal depression when she refuses to visit her baby. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

11:00 Classic Casualty – For My Next Trick (S16E8/40) (SD) Popular medical drama. A group of friends cause havoc at their annual firework display. Jack’s practical joke on Charlie backfires. (Subtitled)

12:00 The Bill – A Satisfying Day’s Work (S22E6/422) (SD) Police drama series. When Hunter and Bryant find a room full of cannabis plants in a student residence, the team get a lead on a major drugs baron. (Subtitled)

13:00 Classic EastEnders (S11E42/155) (SD) New. It’s Nigel and Debbie’s wedding day. Preparations for a street party begin. Kathy walks out on Phil when he confesses to firing Frank’s car lot. (Subtitled)

13:40 Classic EastEnders (S11E43/155) (SD) New. Kathy is shattered after recent events and Michelle is on hand to help. Phil confesses to Grant he fired the car lot, while Pauline and Carol are sacked from the launderette. (Subtitled)

14:15 London’s Burning (S11E12/16) (SD) Classic drama series set in a fire station. After Dan has doubts about continuing as a firefighter, he and Pearce find themselves in danger when scaffolding comes loose. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

15:20 Peak Practice – Giving Up (S3E12/15) (SD) Pub tenants James and Chloe ask Jack for advice on how to become foster parents, and Beth is rushed to hospital with abdominal pains, leaving Andrew to handle her workload.

16:20 Dangerfield – Death in Custody (S2E2/12) (SD) Paul helps a police officer clear his name after a suspected drug dealer is found dead from a head wound after spending the night in custody. (Subtitled)

17:20 Birds of a Feather – Absent Friends (S5E4/14) (SD) More fun with the Essex sisters and their oversexed neighbour. Sharon and Tracey turn to Dorien when they are suspected of committing a spate of burglaries.

18:00 Waiting for God – The Psychiatrist (S1E6/7) (SD) Grow old disgracefully along with the residents of Bayview retirement home. Harvey attempts to have Tom and Diana certified insane, but the plan backfires. (Subtitled)

18:40 ‘Allo ‘Allo! – Savile Row to the Rescue (S1E4/8) (SD) Comical wartime antics with unlikely Casanova, Rene Artois. An explosive bottle of gin causes chaos in the cafe. The late Gordon Kaye stars. (Subtitled)

19:20 Last of the Summer Wine – Springing Smiler (S16E7/10) (SD) The immortal Yorkshire comedy. Foggy, Clegg and a rather enthusiastic Compo accept a challenge to spring Smiler, Nora Batty’s lodger, from under her roof. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

20:00 The Inspector Alleyn Mysteries – Dead Water (S2E2/3) (SD) The excellent mystery series. When Emily Pride arrives on the island of Portacarrick, she faces a hostile reception, and then a body is found floating in a pool. (Subtitled)

22:05 New Tricks (S2E3/8) (SD) Another gripping case for our detectives using 1970s methods to combat crimes. The team re-investigate a bungled murder case where the body of a young girl was misidentified. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

23:25 Silent Witness – The Lost Child (S12E5/6) (SD) Emilia Fox and team take on another forensics mystery. When the body of a 12-year-old boy is discovered near his school, Nikki meets her former teacher. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

02:00 The Bill – A Satisfying Day’s Work (S22E6/422) (SD) Police drama series. When Hunter and Bryant find a room full of cannabis plants in a student residence, the team get a lead on a major drugs baron. (Subtitled)

03:00 London’s Burning (S11E12/16) (SD) Classic drama series set in a fire station. After Dan has doubts about continuing as a firefighter, he and Pearce find themselves in danger when scaffolding comes loose. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

Friday July 10, 2020

07:10 London’s Burning – London’s Burning S2 Ep 6 (S2E6/8) (SD) Drama series following the lives of the heroic Blue Watch at Blackwall fire station. The romance between George and Julia causes tension and violence within Blue Watch. (Subtitled)

08:00 London’s Burning – London’s Burning S2 Ep 7 (S2E7/8) (SD) Drama series following the lives of the heroic Blue Watch at Blackwall fire station. Blue Watch have their hands full on Bonfire Night. (Subtitled)

09:00 The Bill – A Satisfying Day’s Work (S22E6/422) (SD) Police drama series. When Hunter and Bryant find a room full of cannabis plants in a student residence, the team get a lead on a major drugs baron. (Subtitled)

10:00 Classic Holby City – Trust (S9E31/52) (SD) Faye visits a distraught Kyla and finds her wedding video in the bin, while social services begin questioning Max. Sam demands a paternity test to prove he is Grace’s father. (Widescreen)

11:00 Classic Casualty – Distant Elephants (S16E9/40) (SD) Comfort is stabbed while breaking up a fight, and a student forces Josh to consider the implications of his resignation. (Subtitled)

12:00 The Bill – Framed (S22E7/422) (SD) More arresting police drama. Stamp and Hemmingway rouse Smithy, who’s slumped over the wheel of his crashed car. Hemmingway reluctantly arrests him for drink driving. (Subtitled)

13:00 Classic EastEnders (S11E44/155) (SD) New. Phil resorts to desperate measures in his search for Kathy. Arthur is driven to breaking point by Nellie. Ian travels north in his quest for the truth about Tricky Dicky. (Subtitled)

13:40 Classic EastEnders (S11E45/155) (SD) New. Ian meets an old adversary of Tricky Dicky’s and is pleased with the result. Arthur tries to regain his job with the Council, and Nigel’s ‘burglary’ scam comes unstuck. (Subtitled)

14:15 London’s Burning (S11E13/16) (SD) More drama from Blackwall Fire Station. Blue Watch look on helplessly as Jack’s problems come to a head. Chris faces a double dilemma. Jean has some news for Sicknote. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

15:20 Peak Practice – Nobody’s Fault (S3E13/15) (SD) Andrew tries to help a distressed patient who is mutilating himself, but when the man attempts suicide the doctor realises the situation is more severe than he thought. (Subtitled)

16:20 Dangerfield – Dem Bones (S2E3/12) (SD) The sole occupier of a property is suspected of murder after a skeleton is discovered following a storm, but Paul digs deeper to reveal the truth. (Subtitled)

17:20 Birds of a Feather – Suspicious Minds (S5E5/14) (SD) Another adventure with the Essex sisters. When Dorien’s husband disappears, Sharon and Tracey aren’t too worried – until Dorien starts digging up the garden.

18:00 Waiting for God – The Helicopter (S1E7/7) (SD) Not-so-retiring sitcom with those eccentric OAPs behaving very badly. Diana stands up to a certain Councillor Ferguson who is seeking election by winning the OAP vote. (Subtitled)

18:40 ‘Allo ‘Allo! – The Execution (S1E5/8) (SD) Klop! Wartime hi-jinks with a pan-European range of characters. Rene is imprisoned by General von Klinkerhoffen, who orders General von Strohm to make him suffer. (Subtitled)

19:20 Last of the Summer Wine – Concerto for Solo Bicycle (S16E5/10) (SD) The world’s longest-running sitcom. Foggy comes up with an unusual idea for bicycle safety underwear when he collides with a speeding Compo. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

20:00 Shakespeare & Hathaway: Private Investigators – The Rascal Cook (S1E9/10) (SD) New. Things prove a little hot in the kitchen when the sleuthing duo look into a campaign of culinary sabotage. Mark Benton and Jo Joyner. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

21:00 The Coroner – Pieces of Eight (S2E9/10) (SD) Crime drama series. Lighthaven’s Pirate Festival provides the perfect cover for a robbery. Can Jane work out why a faceless man has washed up on the beach? (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

22:00 New Tricks (S2E4/8) (SD) Another adventure for our eccentric bunch of middle-aged detectives. The team are approached by a tabloid newspaper editor, who claims a celebrity chef murdered her husband. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

23:20 Silent Witness – Finding Rachel (S12E6/6) (SD) Intense, feature-length forensics mystery with Emilia Fox and her crime-cracking pathologists. The bones of a British medical student are found in Zambia. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

01:55 The Bill – Framed (S22E7/422) (SD) More arresting police drama. Stamp and Hemmingway rouse Smithy, who’s slumped over the wheel of his crashed car. Hemmingway reluctantly arrests him for drink driving. (Subtitled)

02:55 London’s Burning (S11E13/16) (SD) More drama from Blackwall Fire Station. Blue Watch look on helplessly as Jack’s problems come to a head. Chris faces a double dilemma. Jean has some news for Sicknote. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

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