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BBC1 N Ireland

   
6:00am
Breakfast
16/12/2017 A round-up of national and international news, plus sports reports, weather forecasts and arts and entertainment features. Including NewsWatch at 7.45

Category General Social/Political Issues/Economics
(Subtitles) (Interactive)
Rating
1.4
 
   
10:00am
Saturday Kitchen Live
Season 16 Episode 164 of
Tom Fletcher joins host Matt Tebbutt in the kitchen this weekend to sample dishes prepared by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall and Francesco Mazzei. Jane Parkinson picks the wines

Category Cooking
(Subtitles)
Rating
5.8
 
   
11:30am
Nigel Slater's 12 Tastes of Christmas
Season 1 Episode 1 of 2
The food writer presents the first of two programmes in which he creates a selection of festive dishes, getting into the spirit of the season with ideas for both self-indulgence and entertaining. Nigel also makes a culinary trip to Norway, during which he goes in search of a special Christmas tree

Category Cooking
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
6.1
 
   
12:00pm
Football Focus
Dan Walker and guests look ahead to the weekend's matches, which include Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea v Southampton in the Premier League

Category Football/Soccer
(Subtitles)
Rating
6.5
 
   
1:00pm
BBC News; Weather
16/12/2017

Category National News
(Subtitles) (Interactive)
Rating
3.7
 
   
1:15pm
Sports Personality of the Year
Sports Personality of the Year 2017 - The Contenders A look at the nominees for this year's award, which will see a number of hopefuls in contention to have their name added to the list of winners following a public vote. Andy Murray has been the recipient of this trophy in three of the last four years following his Grand Slam successes and rise to the top of the tennis rankings, but after seeing this season curtailed by a hip injury the Scot is not in the frame this year. Anthony Joshua, Chris Froome and Mo Farah are all on the shortlist following their exploits in 2017, and are joined by Elise Christie, Lewis Hamilton, Harry Kane, Johanna Konta, Jonnie Peacock, Adam Peaty, Jonathan Rea, Anya Shrubsole and Bianca Walkden

Category Award Ceremonies
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
5.2
 
   
2:15pm
Bargain Hunt
Season 48 Episode 7 of 32
Peterborough 7 Charlie Ross presents a double edition of the antiques hunting show from the East of England Showground in Peterborough, and finds time to visit Blakesley Hall in Birmingham

Category Antiques/Collectibles
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
3
 
   
3:15pm
Escape to the Country
Season 16 Episode 32 of 70
Oxfordshire Jonnie Irwin goes house-hunting with two brothers, one of whom is hoping to buy a country home in Oxfordshire on a budget of £675,000. Plus, a look at Victorian pleasure boating

Category Property
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
4.9
 
   
4:00pm
Final Score
Jason Mohammad presents a round-up of the classified results and this afternoon's news from the Premier League, EFL and Scotland

Category Football/Soccer
(Subtitles)
Rating
5.9
 
   
5:00pm
Final Score from Northern Ireland
16/12/2017 A round-up of the day's action along with the classified results

Category General Sports
(Subtitles)
Rating
10
 
   
5:25pm
BBC News
16/12/2017

Category National News
(Subtitles) (Interactive)
Rating
3.1
 
   
5:35pm
BBC Newsline; Weather
16/12/2017

Category Regional News
(Subtitles)
Rating
5.7
 
   
5:40pm
Pointless Celebrities
Season 10 Episode 14 of 32
Sports Personality of the Year Alexander Armstrong and Richard Osman present a Sports Personality of the Year special of the general knowledge quiz. Former winners of the prestigious prize Jayne Torvill, Paula Radcliffe, Greg Rusedski, Mary Peters, Robin Cousins and Fatima Whitbread take part, alongside 2005 Helen Rollason Award winner Geoff Thomas and Maggie Alphonsi, who was part of the England women's rugby squad that won Team of the Year in 2014

Category Quiz Show
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
6
 
   
6:30pm
Strictly Come Dancing
Season 15 Episode 25 of 25
Strictly Come Dancing - The Final Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman host the live grand final, which sees celebs Alexandra Burke, Debbie McGee, Gemma Atkinson and Joe McFadden and their partners take to the stage for three dances each that will determine who claims the glitterball trophy. Shirley Ballas, Bruno Tonioli, Craig Revel Horwood and Darcey Bussell offer their comments and score the performances, but as always, their opinions are merely guidance - the decision as to who waltzes off with this year's title is down to the viewers' vote. As the winner is decided, the rest of the 2017 cast are expected to return for one final, celebratory group performance. Plus, Ed Sheeran steps up to the stage for a special performance

Category General Show/Game Show
(Subtitles)
Rating
5.5
 
   
9:00pm
Michael McIntyre's Big Show
Season 3 Episode 5 of 6
The comedian hosts another evening of entertainment, as Irish singer and One Direction graduate Niall Horan performs on stage. Also delighting the masses tonight is Michael's fellow funnyman Jason Manford, and actress, comedienne and accomplished prat-faller Miranda Hart risks offending her family and friends as she hands her phone over in Celebrity Send-to-All. Plus, an A&E doctor is tricked into believing the theatre is actually a grand hotel as the host stages another ambitious Unexpected Star stunt

Category Comedy
(Subtitles)
Rating
4.7
 
   
10:00pm
BBC News; Weather
16/12/2017

Category News
(Subtitles) (Interactive)
Rating
3.7
 
   
10:20pm
Match of the Day
Gary Lineker presents highlights of the latest Premier League matches, including Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur at the Etihad Stadium and Arsenal v Newcastle United at the Emirates Stadium. The clash between City and Spurs was eagerly awaited, as the visitors looked to end their poor record away from home against the leading sides

Category Football/Soccer
(Subtitles)
Rating
8.3
 
   
11:45pm
The NFL Show
16/12/17 Mark Chapman is joined by Osi Umenyiora and Jason Bell to present highlights of Denver Broncos v Indianapolis Colts from Thursday night, and preview the rest of the week's fixtures

Category American Football
(Subtitles)
Rating
5.3
 
   
12:15am
Film Surviving Christmas (2004)
A millionaire feels unfulfilled in spite of his great fortune. He decides a traditional family Christmas is the thing that is missing from his life, so he hires a family to spend the season of goodwill with him. Unfortunately, the plan goes haywire with the arrival of an unexpected guest. Comedy, starring Ben Affleck, James Gandolfini, Christina Applegate and Catherine O'Hara

Category Comedy
(Subtitles)
Rating
5
 
   
1:40am
Weather for the Week Ahead
16/12/2017

Category Weather
(Subtitles)
Rating
8.5
 
   
1:45am
BBC News
16/12/2017

Category News
(Subtitles)
Rating
3.1
 
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