Drama Channel listings 8th – 14th August 2020

Saturday August 08, 2020

07:10 Where The Heart Is – Home (S3E6/14) (SD) The nerves set in as Sandra wakes for the first day of her new job, which sees her helping a man understand his poorly father’s deteriorating condition. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

08:00 Where The Heart Is – Reach for the Stars (S3E7/14) (SD) Henry organises a team-building exercise in the Lake District for Goddard’s staff – an adventure that nearly ends in tragedy. Jacqui continues to push Stephen away. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

09:00 Lovejoy – Fruit of the Desert (S6E8/10) (SD) Wheeler-dealer drama. Lovejoy is in deep when he borrows money from a loan shark to purchase previous items from an ex-diplomat. Can he scam his way out? (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

10:00 Lovejoy – Holding the Baby (S6E9/10) (SD) Drama series with that scoundrel of the antiques world. Lovejoy buys a cheap 19th-century dresser and discovers that it could be worth up to 20,000 pounds. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

11:00 Sharpe – Sharpe’s Honour (S2E3/3) (SD) Sean Bean stars in another adventure for our dashing hero. Sharpe is accused of murder and faces execution when he becomes a pawn in the game of a French spy. (Subtitled)

13:00 Doctor Who – Love and Monsters (S2E10/13) (SD) David Tennant’s Doctor meets the revolting Abzorbaloff, played by comedian Peter Kay. An ordinary man called Elton becomes obsessed with the Doctor and Rose. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

14:00 Doctor Who – Fear Her (S2E11/13) (SD) Time travelling adventures with David Tennant’s hero. The Tardis lands in the London of 2012. On a housing estate, a mother is hiding her daughter’s unearthly powers. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

15:00 Doctor Who – Army of Ghosts (S2E12/13) (SD) David Tennant’s Time Lord is here confronted with his two greatest enemies! The Doctor and Rose are trapped in the Torchwood Tower as Earth is invaded. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

16:00 The Man Who Blew Away (S1E1/1) (SD) An extended special of the superb comedy with Richard Wilson. Victor is visited by the depressive Mr Foskett, played by another sitcom legend, Brian Murphy. (Subtitled)

16:55 ‘Allo ‘Allo! – Flight of Fancy (S3E4/7) (SD) Nazi-occupied France is the setting for the saucy international sitcom. In order to get the airmen back to Blighty, Rene and co disguise themselves as roadworkers. (Subtitled)

18:00 The Brokenwood Mysteries – Leather and Lace (S2E1/4) (SD) Shepherd is called upon to investigate when a rugby coach’s body is found tied to a goal post, and finds himself perplexed by a sense of relief in the community. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

20:00 Hetty Wainthropp Investigates – Eye Witness (S1E2/6) (SD) Patricia ‘Hyacinth Bucket’ Routledge stars in the peculiar mystery series. Wainthropp Detective Agency is up and running, and Hetty must find a missing bird-watcher. (Subtitled)

21:00 New Tricks – Where There’s Smoke (S7E7/10) (SD) Adventures with the charming middle-aged detectives. The team receive information that a club fire in 1996 that killed a criminal was an arson attack. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

22:20 Men Behaving Badly – Sofa (S6E6/6) (SD) Laughs with the lads in the superb sitcom. Gary has to get rid of his beloved but sadly stain-covered sofa. Tony makes a rather unwise purchase from a man in the pub. (Subtitled)

23:00 Doctor Who – Love and Monsters (S2E10/13) (SD) David Tennant’s Doctor meets the revolting Abzorbaloff, played by comedian Peter Kay. An ordinary man called Elton becomes obsessed with the Doctor and Rose. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

00:00 Doctor Who – Fear Her (S2E11/13) (SD) Time travelling adventures with David Tennant’s hero. The Tardis lands in the London of 2012. On a housing estate, a mother is hiding her daughter’s unearthly powers. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

01:00 Doctor Who – Army of Ghosts (S2E12/13) (SD) David Tennant’s Time Lord is here confronted with his two greatest enemies! The Doctor and Rose are trapped in the Torchwood Tower as Earth is invaded. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

01:55 Where The Heart Is – Home (S3E6/14) (SD) The nerves set in as Sandra wakes for the first day of her new job, which sees her helping a man understand his poorly father’s deteriorating condition. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

02:55 Where The Heart Is – Reach for the Stars (S3E7/14) (SD) Henry organises a team-building exercise in the Lake District for Goddard’s staff – an adventure that nearly ends in tragedy. Jacqui continues to push Stephen away. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

Sunday August 09, 2020

07:10 The Bill – Special Relationships (S22E24/422) (SD) Another visit to Sun Hill. Perkins and Turner interview a prostitute whose flat mate has been beaten, in an attempt to nail a well-known criminal. (Subtitled)

08:00 The Bill – Where We Belong (Part 1) (S22E25/422) (SD) Manson must tell James Tennant that the investigation into his missing daughter is being scaled down – only to hear that his own son has also vanished. (Subtitled)

09:00 The Bill – Where We Belong (Part 2) (S22E26/422) (SD) Popular police drama series. Nadir and Perkins are pleased when DS Turner allows them to bend the rules – but is it just a case of mistaken identity? (Subtitled)

10:00 The Bill – Brotherly Love (S22E27/422) (SD) Iconic police drama. DS Phil Hunter is stunned to hear that his brother Steve has been attacked. Casper and Stamp investigate a horrific hit and run. (Subtitled)

11:00 Bramwell – The Overnight Stay (S3E1/10) (SD) The period medical drama returns. Eleanor is struggling to save a young brewery worker during the hot summer, when who should return but Dr. Finn O’Neill. (Widescreen)

12:10 Bramwell (S3E2/10) (SD) Wealthy widow Alice Costigan invites Robert to stay at her country home, filling him with hope that romance might be on the cards – but he’s not the only one vying for her affections. (Widescreen)

13:10 Doctor Finlay – The Return (S1E1/6) (SD) It’s 1946 and the dawn of a post-war period of hope and expectation. However, the reality of John Finlay’s “homecoming” is harshly different. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

14:20 Doctor Finlay – Working Together (S1E2/6) (SD) Dr Cameron feels he is being forced out now that Finlay and Neil are partners, while Finlay is disgusted at the generally poor health of many in the village. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

15:20 Call the Midwife (S5E5/8) (SD) New mother Roseanne’s past continues to haunt her, wreaking havoc on her family life, and a back injury forces Violet to put her beloved shop in the care of Fred. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

16:40 Call the Midwife (S5E6/8) (SD) Warmhearted drama. A spate of violent attacks on women impacts directly on the residents of Nonnatus House. A secret pregnancy threatens the life of a young girl. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

18:00 Keeping Up Appearances – Country Estate Sale (S5E6/11) (SD) Everyone’s favourite snob Hyacinth Bucket in the suburban sitcom. Richard is worried that Hyacinth’s attendance at an auction will cost him a lot of money. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

18:40 Keeping Up Appearances – The Boy Friend (S5E7/11) (SD) Classic sitcom with the supersnob, Hyacinth, who’s excited to learn that her neighbour Emmet is rehearsing an amateur production of the musical ‘The Boy Friend’. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

19:20 Keeping Up Appearances – A Barbecue at Violet’s (S5E8/11) (SD) Amateur dramatics is high on the agenda as insufferable Hyacinth still wants to join Emmet’s production of ‘The Boy Friend’, but other things take priority. (Subtitled)

20:00 Death in Paradise – Unlike Father, Unlike Son (S4E8/8) (SD) Kris Marshall is the detective on a Caribbean island. When a prisoner is killed in their custody, the team are under pressure to solve the case quickly. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

21:20 My Life Is Murder – Feet of Clay (S1E5/10) (SD) New. When a drunk driver turns herself in for a hit-and-run, Alexa is not convinced, believing the accident was the work of an opportunistic killer. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

22:25 Rebus: Dead Souls (S1E1/1) (SD) John Hannah in the intense drama about an Edinburgh-based detective, based on the best-selling novels by Ian Rankin. Was Rebus’s friend murdered, or was it suicide? (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

00:30 Silent Witness – Intent (S13E1/5) (SD) Another perplexing mystery for Emilia Fox and her expert forensics friends. Leo comes under suspicion for fraud when he is accused of falsifying a post-mortem report. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

02:35 New Tricks – Spare Parts (S5E1/9) (SD) Popular series about a team of ex-cops investigating unsolved cases. Here, they probe the murder of a wealthy businessman, and uncover an organ donor racket. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

Monday August 10, 2020

07:10 London’s Burning (S7E2/15) (SD) The Blue Watch firefighters are called to a blaze in a library basement, and Pearce unwittingly finds himself the centre of attention at Recall’s charity bash. (Subtitled)

08:00 London’s Burning (S7E3/15) (SD) The popular drama series continues as Pearce finds himself in the unfamiliar role of midwife when an expectant mother goes into labour at a traffic accident. (Subtitled)

09:00 The Bill – A Day to Remember (S22E28/422) (SD) Top cop drama. Hemmingway and Harman deal with an arson attack on an elderly man’s home, and Bryant is outraged to hear that her son Liam may be involved. (Subtitled)

10:00 Classic Holby City – Duty of Care: Part 2 (S9E52/52) (SD) New. Secrets and lies about Abra’s past catch up with him and threaten Kyla’s chances of getting Max back from social services. (Widescreen)

11:00 Classic Casualty – Hearts and Minds (S16E30/40) (SD) Comfort feels guilty after kissing Finlay and vows to keep her distance. A woman is brought into Holby with what appears to be stigmata in her hands. (Subtitled)

12:00 The Bill – A Glimmer of Hope (S22E29/422) (SD) Gritty police drama series. Amy Tennant’s father arrives at the station to tell Manson that a man has called a local paper claiming to have the child. (Subtitled)

13:00 Classic EastEnders (S11E86/155) (SD) Everyone in Albert Square has been invited to Phil and Kathy’s engagement at the Queen Vic. But when Grant gets some devastating news it becomes a party no-one will forget. (Subtitled)

13:40 Classic EastEnders (S11E87/155) (SD) Phil and Kathy’s party goes off with a bang. Underneath the Arches the blood starts to flow, and Sharon realises things can never be the same again. (Subtitled)

14:20 London’s Burning (S13E2/16) (SD) Sally and Coleman try to get Pearce on the radio, but he’s trapped under fallen rubble with the elderly Mr Schuster. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

15:20 Peak Practice – Borrowed Time (S5E9/14) (SD) New. An old friend of Andrew arrives in Cardale with devastating news. (Subtitled)

16:20 Dangerfield – Perfect Witness (S4E2/10) (SD) Paul links two rapes when both victims suffer symptoms of hepatitis, but bringing the case to court proves more difficult than expected. (Subtitled)

17:20 Birds of a Feather – On the Glass (S6E13/15) (SD) Classic Essex girl sitcom. Double-glazing is a new line for Sharon and Tracey, and it seems to be a success thanks to super-saleswoman Dorien.

18:00 Waiting for God – Financial Difficulties (S4E1/11) (SD) Sitcom set in a retirement home which sounds dull, but these pensioners have a twinkle in the eye! Diana has financial problems so has to move in with Tom. (Subtitled)

18:40 ‘Allo ‘Allo! – The Rescue of Frau Kinkenrotten (S5E1/26) (SD) The farcical wartime sitcom that’s truly politically incorrect! Rene masquerades as the head of the Gestapo in an attempt to rescue Herr Flick. (Subtitled)

19:15 Last of the Summer Wine – The Love Mobile (S19E1/11) (SD) Comic misadventures with the young-at-heart senior citizens of Yorkshire. Smiler can’t believe his luck when he finds the woman of his dreams parked on a remote road. (Subtitled)

20:00 Father Brown – The Star of Jacob (S5E1/16) (SD) A mysterious stranger, a missing donkey, an outbreak of laryngitis in the church choir and a kidnapped baby threaten to spoil the Christmas festivities. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

21:00 Rosemary & Thyme – Three Legs Good (S3E5/9) (SD) A psychiatrist’s body is found in Regent’s Park, where Laura and Rosemary are re-creating a garden, and it seems his three-legged dog may hold the key to solving the case. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

22:00 New Tricks – Spare Parts (S5E1/9) (SD) Popular series about a team of ex-cops investigating unsolved cases. Here, they probe the murder of a wealthy businessman, and uncover an organ donor racket. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

23:25 Silent Witness – Greater Love (S16E5/11) (SD) Emilia Fox stars in a compelling feature-length mystery. Leo, Nikki and Jack head for war-torn Afghanistan to investigate a soldier’s mysterious disappearance. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

01:55 The Bill – A Glimmer of Hope (S22E29/422) (SD) Gritty police drama series. Amy Tennant’s father arrives at the station to tell Manson that a man has called a local paper claiming to have the child. (Subtitled)

02:50 London’s Burning (S13E2/16) (SD) Sally and Coleman try to get Pearce on the radio, but he’s trapped under fallen rubble with the elderly Mr Schuster. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

Tuesday August 11, 2020

07:15 Classic EastEnders (S11E88/155) (SD) New. The party’s over and the residents of Albert Square crawl out from the wreckage. And just when everyone thinks things can’t get worse, they do. (Subtitled)

07:50 Classic EastEnders (S11E89/155) (SD) New. Sharon and Michelle come under attack from Pauline. Nigel lies to the police to protect Grant. Ricky is caught moving into Bianca’s bedsit.

08:25 The Bill – A Glimmer of Hope (S22E29/422) (SD) Gritty police drama series. Amy Tennant’s father arrives at the station to tell Manson that a man has called a local paper claiming to have the child. (Subtitled)

09:30 Classic Holby City – Bitter from the Sweet (S10E1/53) (SD) New. Donna and Mark’s medical expertise is needed when they catch up with James and his abductors and have to fight for his life. (Widescreen)

10:55 Classic Casualty – Dominoes (S16E31/40) (SD) Comfort attempts to resist Finlay’s charm offensive and Lara is reminded of Patrick by a woman’s act of sacrifice, but everything is put aside when a killer bug strikes. (Subtitled)

12:00 The Bill – To Be a Hero (S22E30/422) (SD) Police drama series. Ackland and Valentine watch in horror as Hardy risks his life to save someone trapped in a burning building. Sim passes her Sergeant’s exam. (Subtitled)

13:00 Classic EastEnders (S11E88/155) (SD) New. The party’s over and the residents of Albert Square crawl out from the wreckage. And just when everyone thinks things can’t get worse, they do. (Subtitled)

13:40 Classic EastEnders (S11E89/155) (SD) New. Sharon and Michelle come under attack from Pauline. Nigel lies to the police to protect Grant. Ricky is caught moving into Bianca’s bedsit.

14:20 London’s Burning (S13E3/16) (SD) Drama series about a team of London firefighters. George confronts Adam when the Watch discover his secret. Sally finds a shoulder to cry on. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

15:20 Peak Practice – Tough Love (S5E10/14) (SD) New. Andrew bites the bullet and tells Erica he wants them to be a couple, but her reaction is not as he had hoped. Claire’s extrovert behaviour causes gossip among the locals. (Subtitled)

16:20 Dangerfield – Blood Money (S4E3/10) (SD) Good Samaritan Alison offers sanctuary to a mugging victim – only to discover her guest is implicated in the smuggling of illegal immigrants into Britain. (Subtitled)

17:25 Birds of a Feather – Stand By Your Man (S7E1/11) (SD) Chigwell’s famous sisters are having mixed feelings. Tracey is happy because Darryl is due for a release, but Sharon is miserable as Chris is due out too.

18:05 Waiting for God – Living Together (S4E2/11) (SD) More comedy mayhem with those incredibly badly-behaved senior citizens. Tom and Diana find it necessary to install a swear box while adjusting to living together. (Subtitled)

18:40 ‘Allo ‘Allo! – The Camera in the Potato (S5E2/26) (SD) Laugh along with the farcical wartime sitcom. Rene has to get into Gruber’s bedroom in order to photograph plans for a German invasion of England. (Subtitled)

19:20 Last of the Summer Wine – A Clean Sweep (S19E2/11) (SD) Laughs with the old chaps of Yorkshire who’ve been entertaining us for decades now. Foggy decides to keep alive the old tradition of having a lucky sweep at weddings. (Subtitled)

20:00 Father Brown – The Labyrinth of the Minotaur (S5E2/16) (SD) The sleuthing priest is asked to look after Lady Felicia’s wayward niece Bunty, who soon finds herself suspected of murder.Ã? (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

21:00 Rosemary & Thyme – The Gooseberry Bush (S3E6/9) (SD) The duo find a baby abandoned under a gooseberry bush and set out to locate the mother – but still find time to investigate the murder of an artistic neighbour. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

22:00 New Tricks – Final Curtain (S5E2/9) (SD) A gritty murder mystery for those long in the tooth cops. The team return to the 1992 case of an actor, shot dead by his wife on stage. With guest Claire Bloom. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

23:20 Silent Witness – Commodity (S17E1/10) (SD) Feature-length version of the forensics crime drama. Nikki struggles to come to terms with Leo’s death following the arrival of the new boss, Thomas Chamberlain. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

01:40 The Bill – To Be a Hero (S22E30/422) (SD) Police drama series. Ackland and Valentine watch in horror as Hardy risks his life to save someone trapped in a burning building. Sim passes her Sergeant’s exam. (Subtitled)

02:35 London’s Burning (S13E3/16) (SD) Drama series about a team of London firefighters. George confronts Adam when the Watch discover his secret. Sally finds a shoulder to cry on. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

03:25 Birds of a Feather – Stand By Your Man (S7E1/11) (SD) Chigwell’s famous sisters are having mixed feelings. Tracey is happy because Darryl is due for a release, but Sharon is miserable as Chris is due out too.

Wednesday August 12, 2020

07:20 Classic EastEnders (S11E90/155) (SD) New. Robbie looks to his dad for support, Cindy looks for a way out of the chip shop, and Phil finds new hope when he is visited by a few friends. (Subtitled)

07:50 Classic EastEnders (S11E91/155) (SD) New. Michelle gets unwelcome advice from Pauline and Geoff. Sharon sneaks out to see Phil bumping into Kathy and Ian sees unsuitable candidates for the chip shop. (Subtitled)

08:25 The Bill – To Be a Hero (S22E30/422) (SD) Police drama series. Ackland and Valentine watch in horror as Hardy risks his life to save someone trapped in a burning building. Sim passes her Sergeant’s exam. (Subtitled)

09:30 Classic Holby City – The Last Throw (S10E2/53) (SD) New. Clifford must choose between the women in his life and understanding the consequences of his actions, while dealing with a medical dilemma related to someone from the past. (Widescreen)

10:55 Classic Casualty – Waving Not Drowning (S16E32/40) (SD) There’s a new face as student nurse Roxanne Bird joins the emergency department in the middle of a crisis. The killer virus infecting the wards is getting worse. (Subtitled)

12:00 The Bill – Echoes (Part 1) (S22E31/422) (SD) Top cop drama. Webb realises that he knows the parents of two missing sisters, when Smithy conducts a briefing which has links to the Amy Tennant case. (Subtitled)

13:00 Classic EastEnders (S11E90/155) (SD) New. Robbie looks to his dad for support, Cindy looks for a way out of the chip shop, and Phil finds new hope when he is visited by a few friends. (Subtitled)

13:35 Classic EastEnders (S11E91/155) (SD) New. Michelle gets unwelcome advice from Pauline and Geoff. Sharon sneaks out to see Phil bumping into Kathy and Ian sees unsuitable candidates for the chip shop. (Subtitled)

14:10 London’s Burning (S13E4/16) (SD) More drama with the team from Blue Watch. A domestic quarrel puts the Watch on the horns of a dilemma. Maggie is devastated by a visit from environmental health officers. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

15:15 Peak Practice – State of Mind (S5E11/14) (SD) New. Clare unwittingly endangers an older patient’s life, forcing David to step back and take a long, hard look at what’s causing her erratic behaviour. (Subtitled)

16:15 Dangerfield – Happy Families (S4E4/10) (SD) Paul investigates a drowning involving an acquaintance, and discovers burns on the body that suggest it is not an open-and-shut case. (Subtitled)

17:20 Birds of a Feather – Nearest and Dearest (S7E2/11) (SD) The sibling sitcom with Chigwell’s Sharon and Tracey. With Darryl on the way home, Sharon’s time with Tracey is coming to an end.

18:00 Waiting for God – Living in Miserable Sin (S4E3/11) (SD) A sitcom set in a retirement home sounds a bit dry, unless its residents are Graham Crowden and Stephanie Cole. Tom and Diana have problems living together. (Subtitled)

18:40 ‘Allo ‘Allo! – Dinner with the General (S5E3/26) (SD) Classic British comedy with a dash of French farce. Edith must drop a smoke canister down the chimney in Gruber’s bedroom. The right chimney, mind. (Subtitled)

19:20 Last of the Summer Wine – The Mysterious CW Northrop (S19E3/11) (SD) Japes and some homespun philosophy in beautiful Yorkshire. Smiler confides to Clegg that he’s fallen in love with a woman known for her cooking. (Subtitled)

20:00 Father Brown – The Eve of St John (S5E3/16) (SD) Period drama series. Father Brown struggles to promote understanding when a group of pagans are suspected of killing one of their own. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

21:00 Rosemary & Thyme – Racquet Espanol (S3E7/9) (SD) The amateur sleuths visit a resort in Spain and investigate the sudden death of a tennis player – but find themselves sidetracked by bullfighting and motor scooters. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

22:00 New Tricks – A Face for Radio (S5E3/9) (SD) 03/08. A baffling murder mystery for the veteran detectives. The team reopens the case of a popular DJ who died on air after an arson attack at an 80s music station. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

23:10 Silent Witness – Coup de Grace (S17E2/10) (SD) Feature-length episode of the compelling forensics drama. When Nikki’s testimony frees a convicted killer, she locks horns with the detective who imprisoned him. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

01:30 The Bill – Echoes (Part 1) (S22E31/422) (SD) Top cop drama. Webb realises that he knows the parents of two missing sisters, when Smithy conducts a briefing which has links to the Amy Tennant case. (Subtitled)

02:35 London’s Burning (S13E4/16) (SD) More drama with the team from Blue Watch. A domestic quarrel puts the Watch on the horns of a dilemma. Maggie is devastated by a visit from environmental health officers. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

03:25 Birds of a Feather – Nearest and Dearest (S7E2/11) (SD) The sibling sitcom with Chigwell’s Sharon and Tracey. With Darryl on the way home, Sharon’s time with Tracey is coming to an end.

Thursday August 13, 2020

07:15 Classic EastEnders (S11E92/155) (SD) New. Nigel finds himself caught in the crossfire between the Mitchell brothers, and Phil gets an unexpected visit from his mum. Cindy decides to start swimming again.

07:50 Classic EastEnders (S11E93/155) (SD) New. Phil fears he may lose Kathy after all, and Gita is a target for racist abuse. David makes a bad mistake in Ricky’s absence. Includes storylines related to issues of race.

08:25 The Bill – Echoes (Part 1) (S22E31/422) (SD) Top cop drama. Webb realises that he knows the parents of two missing sisters, when Smithy conducts a briefing which has links to the Amy Tennant case. (Subtitled)

09:30 Classic Holby City – No-One Likes a Cry-Baby (S10E3/53) (SD) New. Jac learns a consultant’s post is available on Keller, but her hopes take a battering when she discovers Lady Byrne is on the interviewing panel. (Widescreen)

10:55 Classic Casualty – Big Rocks and Very Hard Places (S16E33/40) (SD) Max faces an emotional decision when a sick teenager highlights the crisis in the hospital. And a local MP makes a tragic discovery in the corridors. (Subtitled)

12:00 The Bill – Echoes (Part 2) (S22E32/422) (SD) Action from Sun Hill. Questioned by Sim, an 11-year-old girl admits to beating her younger sister – who is fighting for her life in intensive care. (Subtitled)

13:00 Classic EastEnders (S11E92/155) (SD) New. Nigel finds himself caught in the crossfire between the Mitchell brothers, and Phil gets an unexpected visit from his mum. Cindy decides to start swimming again.

13:40 Classic EastEnders (S11E93/155) (SD) New. Phil fears he may lose Kathy after all, and Gita is a target for racist abuse. David makes a bad mistake in Ricky’s absence. Includes storylines related to issues of race.

14:20 London’s Burning (S13E5/16) (SD) Another shift with the London firefighters. A road smash leads to the unmasking of the Blue Watch thief. Recall has bad news for the Watch. Melissa makes her presence felt. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

15:20 Peak Practice – Priorities (S5E12/14) (SD) New. Erica’s commitment to the Beeches is tested to the limit.

16:20 Dangerfield – House Calls (S4E5/10) (SD) A routine house call becomes a life-or-death nightmare for Paul, as he finds himself caught in the middle of an armed siege. (Subtitled)

17:20 Birds of a Feather – Cheers (S7E3/11) (SD) The sitcom about two sisters from Chigwell. The boys are out of prison, and life will never be the same again for Sharon and Tracey.

18:00 Waiting for God – Shelves (S4E4/11) (SD) The retirement home comedy that gives hope for us all as we approach old age. Tom and Diana cause chaos at a fashion show before moving back in together. (Subtitled)

18:40 ‘Allo ‘Allo! – The Dreaded Circular Saw (S5E4/26) (SD) Good moaning, I shall say zis only vonce… classic laughs with Rene and co. in the outrageous wartime sitcom. Rene and Leclerc open up Gruber’s safe. (Subtitled)

19:20 Last of the Summer Wine – A Double for Howard (S19E4/11) (SD) Gentle comedy with the three not-so-wise men of Yorkshire. Howard’s new foolproof scheme will cure Pearl of being unnaturally suspicious once and for all. (Subtitled)

20:00 Father Brown – The Chedworth Cyclone (S5E4/16) (SD) After suspicious circumstances surround the death of a local fighter, Father Brown is drawn into the shady world of boxing to try and uncover the truth. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

21:00 Rosemary & Thyme – Enter Two Gardeners (S3E8/9) (SD) The duo investigate when an actor is killed during a rehearsal for a play – and his gun is found to be loaded with live ammunition instead of blanks. (Subtitled) (Widescreen)

22:00 New Tricks – Loyalties and Royalties (S5E4/9) (SD) Those amiable detectives brush the dust off another unsolved mystery. When a guitarist is killed, Gerry gets to meet his heroes, rock band Bad Faith. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

23:20 Silent Witness – In a Lonely Place (S17E3/10) (SD) A feature-length episode of the compelling forensics drama. Nikki and Jack head to Scotland to help DS Jason Ross investigate the murder of a lap dancer. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

01:35 The Bill – Echoes (Part 2) (S22E32/422) (SD) Action from Sun Hill. Questioned by Sim, an 11-year-old girl admits to beating her younger sister – who is fighting for her life in intensive care. (Subtitled)

02:40 London’s Burning (S13E5/16) (SD) Another shift with the London firefighters. A road smash leads to the unmasking of the Blue Watch thief. Recall has bad news for the Watch. Melissa makes her presence felt. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

03:30 Birds of a Feather – Cheers (S7E3/11) (SD) The sitcom about two sisters from Chigwell. The boys are out of prison, and life will never be the same again for Sharon and Tracey.

Friday August 14, 2020

07:20 Classic EastEnders (S11E94/155) (SD) New. Pat gives Ricky a helping backhander, and Cindy goes to the pool again. Phil’s recovery is threatened.

07:50 Classic EastEnders (S11E95/155) (SD) New. As the doctors operate on Phil, Albert Square watches and waits. Kathy attempts to tell Grant some home truths, and Michelle is unable to talk Sharon out of a difficult decision.

08:25 The Bill – Echoes (Part 2) (S22E32/422) (SD) Action from Sun Hill. Questioned by Sim, an 11-year-old girl admits to beating her younger sister – who is fighting for her life in intensive care. (Subtitled)

09:30 Classic Holby City – The Apprentice (S10E4/53) (SD) New. Kyla’s drinking leads her to make serious mistakes and Faye is not able to cover for her for long. A new locum arrives to stand in for Connie as she goes on a sabbatical. (Widescreen)

10:55 Classic Casualty – Scapegoat (S16E34/40) (SD) Politicians and doctors clash in the UK’s version of ER – sounds familiar! Jan finds herself at the centre of a scandal as the local MP pushes for her resignation. (Subtitled)

12:00 The Bill – The Green Eyed Monster (S22E33/422) (SD) Iconic police drama series. Following an attack on Robert Willis, the team search for a cab driver, who Valentine falsely claims is a witness. (Subtitled)

13:00 Classic EastEnders (S11E94/155) (SD) New. Pat gives Ricky a helping backhander, and Cindy goes to the pool again. Phil’s recovery is threatened.

13:40 Classic EastEnders (S11E95/155) (SD) New. As the doctors operate on Phil, Albert Square watches and waits. Kathy attempts to tell Grant some home truths, and Michelle is unable to talk Sharon out of a difficult decision.

14:15 London’s Burning (S13E6/16) (SD) Drama series about a team of London firefighters. A school field trip to a local pumping station has dangerous consequences for Pearce. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

15:20 Peak Practice – A Change of Heart (S5E13/14) (SD) New. Andrew’s ex-wife turns up out of the blue, forcing him to re-examine his feelings for her and Erica, while Clare’s mental condition takes yet another turn for the worse.

16:20 Dangerfield – Guilt (S4E6/10) (SD) A car is retrieved from a river with the body of its owner still at the wheel – and the victim’s wife is suspected of having an illicit affair with her own brother. (Subtitled)

17:20 Birds of a Feather – Relative Strangers (S7E4/11) (SD) Essex laughs at the expense of the two Chigwell sisters. Things get edgy in Chigwell as Darryl and Chris find life on the outside difficult.

18:00 Waiting for God – The Seance (S4E5/11) (SD) Those feisty senior citizens are causing trouble again in the classic sitcom. Tom and Diana unmask a fraudulent spiritualist who tries to split them up. (Subtitled)

18:40 ‘Allo ‘Allo! – Enter Denise (S5E5/26) (SD) Rene could be facing a fate worse than life with Edith. The leader of the Communist Resistance recognises him as her childhood sweetheart and vows to marry him. (Subtitled)

19:20 Last of the Summer Wine – How to Create a Monster (S19E5/11) (SD) Laughs with the Yorkshiremen showing that growing older doesn’t mean losing your sense of fun. Lollipop man Smiler is a total failure, until Foggy steps in. (Subtitled)

20:00 Father Brown – The Hand Of Lucia (S5E5/16) (SD) Series with GK Chesterton’s spiritual sleuth. When a local writer is murdered, Father Brown must delve into her infamous novel Lulu and Lucia for inspiration. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

21:00 New Tricks – Couldn’t Organise One (S5E5/9) (SD) Dennis ‘Minder’ Waterman stars in the crime drama with a splash of comedy. The team probes a death at a brewery, which proves an intoxicating experience. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

22:10 New Tricks – Magic Majestic (S5E6/9) (SD) Crime drama with the amiable ageing detectives, including ex-Likely Lad James Bolam. A session with the Magic Circle’s Dr Moroni leaves Gerry feeling paranoid. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

23:30 Silent Witness – Undertone (S17E4/10) (SD) A feature-length adventure for Emilia Fox and her team of forensic detectives. Nikki is in a race against time to prevent another death when a woman’s body is found. (Subtitled) (Audio Described) (Widescreen)

01:45 The Bill – The Green Eyed Monster (S22E33/422) (SD) Iconic police drama series. Following an attack on Robert Willis, the team search for a cab driver, who Valentine falsely claims is a witness. (Subtitled)

02:35 London’s Burning (S13E6/16) (SD) Drama series about a team of London firefighters. A school field trip to a local pumping station has dangerous consequences for Pearce. (Subtitled) (Audio Described)

03:25 Birds of a Feather – Relative Strangers (S7E4/11) (SD) Essex laughs at the expense of the two Chigwell sisters. Things get edgy in Chigwell as Darryl and Chris find life on the outside difficult.

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