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6:00am
Peak Practice
Season 8 Episode 8 of 13
Close to Heaven - Part Two Part two of two. Dawn rushes to be by Andrew's side as he hovers near death, while Sam is tormented by the thought that he could have done more to help his stricken colleague. Joanna wrestles with a medical dilemma as her teenage patient recoils from the prospect of undergoing the risky operation to remove her brain tumour. Starring Gary Mavers, Joseph Millson and Haydn Gwynne

Category General Movie/Drama
(Repeat)
Rating
6.4
 
   
6:55am
Always and Everyone
Season 4 Episode 8 of 8
The team plan a farewell party for Robert on his final day at St Vic's, but Christine is in the doldrums at the prospect of him leaving and can't bring herself to share Jack's enthusiasm for their wedding. Sam is mortified to learn James has paid off the drug dealers and their relationship is left dead in the water when his pregnant wife turns up unannounced at Robert's party. Martin Shaw, Niamh Cusack and Michael Kitchen star

Category General Movie/Drama
(Repeat)
Rating
8
 
   
7:45am
Always and Everyone
Season 1 Episode 1 of 6
Robert shocks his partner Issy by revealing that he's prepared to pack in work to help look after their new baby, while in her boss's absence, Christine's professional judgement is tested when a burns victim faces almost certain death. With Martin Shaw and Niamh Cusack

Category General Movie/Drama
(Repeat)
Rating
8
 
   
8:40am
The Ruth Rendell Mysteries
Season 3 Episode 6 of 8
Bribery and Corruption - Part Two Part two of two. Nick's attempted suicide implicates him in Emma's death and Annabel casts light on the mystery. Drama, with James d'Arcy and Abigail Cruttenden

Category Mystery
(Repeat)
Rating
5.3
 
   
9:35am
Heartbeat
Season 3 Episode 9 of 10
An American in Aidensfield Tongues start wagging when Greengrass goes into business with a stranger from America, while Kate has her work cut out looking after a flu-stricken Nick. Rural drama, starring Bill Maynard and Nick Berry

Category General Movie/Drama
(Repeat)
Rating
6.7
 
   
10:30am
Heartbeat
Season 3 Episode 10 of 10
Bringing It All Back Home Things may be about to change for Nick when a new inspector arrives and Kate receives a job offer. Elsewhere, Greengrass struggles with his finances. Rural drama, starring Nick Berry and Bill Maynard

Category General Movie/Drama
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
6.7
 
   
11:25am
Heartbeat
Season 4 Episode 1 of 16
Wild Thing When mauled sheep carcasses are found, Nick and Kate suspect there may be a beast on the moors. Rural police drama, starring Nick Berry and Niamh Cusack

Category General Movie/Drama
(Repeat)
Rating
6.7
 
   
12:30pm
The Glass
Season 1 Episode 5 of 6
Proctor battles to save Albery to prove his worth to Carol, little realising what has been going on behind his back, but as Duggan's new company begins to flourish, his efforts appear to be fruitless. Drama, starring John Thaw, Sarah Lancashire and Joseph McFadden

Category General Movie/Drama
(Repeat)
Rating
2.7
 
   
1:30pm
The Grand
Season 2 Episode 10 of 10
Marcus uncovers the secret that Ruth has been hiding from him. Meanwhile, the hotel is at the centre of a scandal and Stephen's desire to enlist threatens his future with Kate

Category General Movie/Drama
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
4.5
 
   
2:35pm
Agatha Christie's Poirot
Season 5 Episode 2 of 8
The Underdog Wealthy industrialist Sir Reuben Astwell is murdered after making a deal to sell synthetic rubber to the Germans, leaving the dapper sleuth wondering whether the motive was commercial or political. Evidence found in his chemical factory could hold the key to the mystery - but Poirot is unsure if the victim's widow can be trusted. Starring David Suchet, with Ann Bell and Bill Wallis

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
8.4
 
   
3:45pm
Agatha Christie's Poirot
Season 8 Episode 2 of 2
Murder in Mesopotamia An archaeologist's wife is murdered during an excavation in the Middle East. Fortunately, a vacationing Poirot - who shares with most great detectives an inability to go on holiday without stumbling over a body or two - is on hand to investigate. Mystery, starring David Suchet, with Ron Berglas, Georgina Sowerby and Iain Mitchell

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
8.4
 
   
5:55pm
Agatha Christie's Poirot
Season 8 Episode 1 of 2
Evil Under the Sun The detective is ordered to take a holiday for the benefit of his health, and with Hastings and Miss Lemon in tow, reluctantly heads for the tranquillity of Devon's coast, where his relaxation is soon ruined by the discovery of a socialite's murdered body on the beach. Several people had reason for wishing Arlena Stuart dead, but high on the list of suspects are her husband, teenage son and a troubled vicar. David Suchet, Hugh Fraser, Philip Jackson and Pauline Moran star

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
8.4
 
   
8:00pm
Vera
Season 7 Episode 1 of 4
Natural Selection The detective investigates when the body of a wildlife ranger is found on a remote island off the coast of Northumberland. Her death is at first assumed to be an accident, since she was alone on the island when she died, but marks on the body seem to point to murder. As Vera delves into the dead woman's personal life, she uncovers dark secrets and old resentments

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
6.1
 
   
10:00pm
The Good Karma Hospital
Season 1 Episode 5 of 6
Lydia and Ruby visit a convent to make a seemingly miraculous diagnosis, but the treatment of a young nun and the senior doctor's interfering attitude creates tension between them, which finally erupts in a fierce confrontation. Maggie and Paul join a group of pilgrims on a trek through the jungle, hoping to find the answer to their prayers. Guest starring Madhur Jaffrey

Category Medical Drama
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
4.5
 
   
11:00pm
Agatha Christie's Poirot
Season 9 Episode 1 of 4
Five Little Pigs A young woman asks Poirot to investigate her father's murder - a 14-year-old crime for which her mother was found guilty and executed. The detective agrees to investigate, but warns his client that he may discover things she does not want to hear. David Suchet stars, with Rachael Stirling, Aidan Gillen, Aimee Mullens, Toby Stephens, Gemma Jones, Patrick Malahide and Annette Badland

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
8.4
 
   
1:05am
Dark Heart
During an August heat wave in London, DI Will Wagstaffe and his team investigate a series of horrifying and brutal attacks on people who were accused of being paedophiles, but never convicted. Crime drama, starring Tom Riley and Anjli Mohindra star

Category Detective/Thriller
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
8.8
 
   
3:05am
The Glass
Season 1 Episode 4 of 6
Unaware of Carol's infidelities, Proctor exposes Duggan's conniving and confronts him about his reasons for wanting to sabotage the company - at the risk of revealing his own dark secrets in the process. Drama, starring John Thaw, Sarah Lancashire and Joseph McFadden

Category General Movie/Drama
(Repeat)
Rating
2.7
 
   
3:55am
Maigret
Season 2 Episode 6 of 6
Maigret and the Maid The inspector is called to investigate the death of a man who was shot in his bedroom. A lack of real evidence soon draws Maigret's suspicions toward a female house-guest of the deceased - who was also the beneficiary of his will. Crime drama, starring Michael Gambon

Category General Movie/Drama
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
7.8
 
   
4:55am
The Ruth Rendell Mysteries
Season 3 Episode 6 of 8
Bribery and Corruption - Part Two Part two of two. Nick's attempted suicide implicates him in Emma's death and Annabel casts light on the mystery. Drama, with James d'Arcy and Abigail Cruttenden

Category Mystery
(Repeat)
Rating
5.3
 
   
5:50am
ITV Encore Nightscreen

Category General Education/Science/Factual Topics
Rating
5
 
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