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RTÉ One

   
4:45am
EuroNews
European and international headlines live via satellite

Category News
Rating
6.8
 
   
6:10am
Teleshopping
Buying goods from the comfort of home

Category Advertisement/Shopping
Rating
2.2
 
   
7:40am
The Nanny
Season 3 Episode 26 of 27
Ship of Franz's Maxwell arranges for Franz's friends to join her on a Caribbean cruise

Category Sitcom
(Repeat)
Rating
8.4
 
   
8:10am
Nationwide
15/12/2017 News stories from around the country, covering the latest topical issues

Category News
(Repeat)
Rating
4.4
 
   
9:10am
Natural World
Season 32 Episode 3 of 10
The Mating Game - Natural World Special David Attenborough narrates a look at the different methods animals use to attract a mate, revealing how inventive, loving and complex they can be. A female polar bear tries to revive a male's interest in her by turning cartwheels in front of him, while a bird of paradise tidies obsessively as he prepares a stage for his dance. While other lemurs are fighting for the right to breed, one sidles up to a female and wins favour by wafting his scent at her, and silverback gorilla seduction involves staring with a fixed grin

Category Nature/Animals/Environment
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
9
 
   
10:15am
The Best of Today
The Best of Today with Maura and Daithi: 16/12/2017 Daithi O Se and Maura Derrane take a look back at highlights of the show, featuring a selection of the best chat, cookery and celebrity guests

Category Magazine Show
(Subtitles)
Not Yet Rated
 
   
11:20am
My Kitchen Rules: Australia
Season 7 Episode 12 of 48
Jessica and Marcos from Victoria round off the Group 2 instant restaurant round, hoping their cooking will guarantee them a place in the next stage of the competition

Category Cooking
(Subtitles)
Rating
7.6
 
   
12:30pm
European Parliament Report
16/12/2017 Update on the latest developments from the European Parliament in Brussels

Category News Magazine/Current Affairs
Rating
0
 
   
1:00pm
RTÉ News: One O'Clock and Weather
16/12/2017 National and international news

Category News
(Subtitles)
Not Yet Rated
 
   
1:10pm
Know the Score
Season 2 Episode 7 of 7
Sports quiz with Jacqui Hurley. Shane Byrne and Ruby Walsh are joined by rugby player Stephen Ferris, footballer Jason McAteer and basketball star Lindsay Peat

Category Documentary
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Not Yet Rated
 
   
1:40pm
Tastes Like Home with Catherine Fulvio
Season 2 Episode 6 of
This time, Catherine visits Thousand Oaks in Los Angeles, where she goes wine tasting, visits Malibu beach, and samples some of the local seafood. Last in the series

Category Cooking
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Not Yet Rated
 
   
2:10pm
Desperate Houses
Season 1 Episode 5 of 8
Roisin Murphy and her team come to the aid of Vivenne, Ger and their five children, who need help decluttering their mid-terrace three-bedroom home in Leixlip, Co Kildare

Category Property
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
10
 
   
2:45pm
Francis Brennan's Grand Tour
Season 3 Episode 6 of 6
Francis Brennan's Grand Vietnamese Tour: Mekong Delta Francis brings the tour to an end with a trip to the Mekong Delta. The holiday-makers are taken on a boat cruise, visit a traditional brick and coconut factory, and take a sampan journey deep into the mangroves. On the final day, they visit one of the river's biggest floating markets to stock up on exotic fruit

Category Challenge/Reality Show
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Not Yet Rated
 
   
3:15pm
Dermot Bannon's New York Homes
The architect visits unusual homes in New York, including a penthouse in a Manhattan skyscraper, a house inside a larger building, and a property with an indoor basketball court

Category Property
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Not Yet Rated
 
   
4:15pm
Drop Dead Weird
Season 1 Episode 11 of 26
Comedy drama following the adventures of an Australian family who move to an isolated seaside village in western Ireland, with the parents having a secret to hide

Category Drama
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Not Yet Rated
 
   
4:55pm
Ireland's Fittest Family
Season 5 Episode 7 of 8
The families compete in a bog run and a time trial across a river in Killary Harbour to win one of the three places in the final. Presented by Mairead Ronan

Category Documentary
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
10
 
   
6:00pm
The Angelus

Category Spiritual/Religious
Rating
2.8
 
   
6:01pm
RTÉ News: Six One and Weather
16/12/2017 The latest national and international headlines

Category News
(Subtitles)
Rating
8
 
   
6:35pm
Reeling in the Years
Season 2 Episode 2 of 10
1991 Collection of news and music from 1991, when the Birmingham Six were released after 16 years in jail, the Irish Family Planning Association was fined for selling condoms in a Dublin record store and the Allies liberated Kuwait from Saddam Hussein's Iraqi invasion force. Includes hits by REM, U2, Blur, James, Bryan Adams and Lenny Kravitz

Category Documentary
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
6.8
 
   
7:05pm
Film The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause (2006)
Father Christmas's festive preparations are disrupted when mischievous Jack Frost turns up at the North Pole on a secret mission to sabotage the toy factory. To add to Santa's woes, the parents of the pregnant Mrs Claus come to stay. Fantasy comedy sequel, starring Tim Allen, Martin Short, Elizabeth Mitchell and Alan Arkin

Category Comedy
(Subtitles)
Rating
5.1
 
   
8:45pm
RTÉ News and Weather
16/12/2017 The latest stories

Category News
(Subtitles)
Rating
8
 
   
9:15pm
The RTÉ Sports Awards 2017
Darragh Maloney and Joanne Cantwell present the annual award ceremony, which celebrates the many achievements of Irish athletes over the course of the last 12 months

Category General Sports
(Subtitles)
Not Yet Rated
 
   
11:15pm
Nowhere Fast
Season 1 Episode 5 of 6
Angela's group of friends is falling apart, which spills over onto her radio show and into village life in general, but something better might be on the horizon

Category Comedy
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Not Yet Rated
 
   
11:50pm
Film The Graduate (1967)
A naive college graduate, hailed as a genius by his overbearing parents, is seduced by the middle-aged wife of his father's business partner - but later falls in love with her daughter. Oscar-winning comedy drama, starring Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft and Katharine Ross, with a soundtrack by Simon and Garfunkel

Category Comedy
(Subtitles)
Rating
8.1
 
   
1:50am
The Night Manager
Season 1 Episode 5 of 6
Roper discovers that crucial documents have been leaked and becomes suspicious that he has a traitor in his team. Pine is asked to demonstrate weapons to one of the arms dealer's clients, and is confronted with the full horror of Roper's actions. Dromgoole tries to persuade Burr to abandon her investigation, leaving her afraid for her family's safety

Category Espionage
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
6.5
 
   
2:55am
Life in Pieces
Season 1 Episode 18 of 22
Sexting Mall Lemonade Heartbreak John realises Sophia is growing up fast, and decides to buy himself a pet, but it does not get on well with Joan. Meanwhile, Heather accidentally sends Tyler a sexy text message

Category Sitcom
Rating
10
 
   
3:15am
Life in Pieces
Season 1 Episode 19 of 22
War Pestilence Famine Death Greg and Jen invite their exterminator and his wife over for dinner. Matt and Colleen make an effort to be friends, and Tim is terrified to perform minor surgery on John

Category Sitcom
Rating
10
 
   
3:40am
Waking the Dead
Season 6 Episode 4 of 6
Mask of Sanity: Part One Part one of two. The team reinvestigates the work of serial killer James Jenson when the wallets of his victims surface on the day he is released from a secure psychiatric unit. However, after turning the spotlight on a second suspect, Dr Bruno Rivelli, and the children's home he previously ran, another murder case emerges

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
8.1
 
   
4:30am
Waking the Dead
Season 6 Episode 4 of 6
Mask of Sanity: Part Two Part two of two. The tension mounts as another murder is committed, and Boyd sets out to track down the killer and prevent them from striking again. As the investigation progresses, the detectives begin to suspect that the answers lie in events at the children's home many years previously. Trevor Eve and Sue Johnston star

Category Detective/Thriller
(Repeat)
Rating
8.1
 
   
5:20am
EuroNews
European and international headlines live via satellite

Category News
Rating
6.8
 
   
5:35am
Teleshopping
Buying goods from the comfort of home

Category Advertisement/Shopping
Rating
2.2
 
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