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BBC2 London

   
6:00am
Rip Off Britain: Holidays
Season 5 Episode 8 of 15
Gloria Hunniford, Angela Rippon and Julia Somerville investigate viewers' holidays impacted by unexpected disasters, and questions if holiday companies do enough to keep them safe

Category Advertisement/Shopping
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
4
 
   
6:45am
Wanted Down Under
Season 11 Episode 8 of
Nicholls Business owners Paul and Tracy Nicholls and their children head out for a trial week living in New Zealand, to see if the move abroad would offer them a more relaxed pace of life

Category Property
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
4.4
 
   
7:30am
Caught Red Handed
Season 5 Episode 18 of 20
When a family shop comes under attack from a gang of thieves, the owner devises a cunning plan, and a teenager coming home late is greeted by a burglar

Category Documentary
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
2.7
 
   
8:00am
Nature's Weirdest Events
Season 5 Episode 5 of 8
Chris Packham finds out about nature's super-survivors, including the story of a frog whose dinner is fighting back, a shark with the secret to long life and a prehistoric fish whose thirst for blood almost destroyed an entire fishing community. Plus, a massive wave that shocked swimmers in Sydney, the tale of two fishermen engulfed by a fog tsunami on Lake Michigan and whether great white sharks like heavy metal

Category Nature/Animals/Environment
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)
Rating
5.7
 
   
9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
12/01/2017 Daily news and current-affairs programme offering discussion of breaking stories, exclusive interviews and audience interaction via social media

Category News Magazine/Current Affairs
(Subtitles)
Rating
1.5
 
   
11:00am
BBC Newsroom Live
12/01/2017 A chance to stay up to date on the day's leading stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens

Category General News/Current Affairs
(Subtitles)
Rating
4.9
 
   
12:00pm
Daily Politics
12/01/2017 Parliamentary proceedings interspersed with discussions, interviews and filmed reports from around the country. Presented by Andrew Neil and Jo Coburn

Category Discussion/Debate
(Subtitles)
Rating
5.7
 
   
1:00pm
Coast
Season 5
Dunkineeley The programme explores the Atlantic shore of Ireland's north-west coast, as Dick Strawbridge discovers the role the country played assisting the Allies in the Second World War. Plus, Neil Oliver joins the Irish RNLI and is rescued from the choppy waters off Arranmore island

Category Documentary
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
8.6
 
   
1:10pm
The Link
Season 2 Episode 14 of 40
Three teams battle it out to spot connections between an increasing number of clues and break the links on cash pods to secure a place in the Super Link final, and the chance to take home the money. Quiz show, hosted by Mark Williams

Category Quiz Show
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
6.8
 
   
1:55pm
Chefs: Put Your Menu Where Your Mouth Is
Season 1 Episode 4 of 15
Stoke Park Chefs Stephanie Moon and Ed Baines go head to head in a culinary battle for charity at Stoke Park - a countryside retreat in Buckinghamshire. The duo each create a three-course fine-dining menu, which needs to be impressive enough to please the discerning customers

Category Cooking
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
3.5
 
   
2:40pm
Film 4 for Texas (1963)
Two gunfighters fend off a stagecoach robbery by a gang of outlaws, and help themselves to the money on board as a reward for their good deed. However, neither wants to share the money with the other, and a battle of dirty tricks quickly ensues. Comedy Western, starring Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra, Anita Ekberg, Ursula Andress and Charles Bronson

Category Comedy
(Subtitles)
Rating
7.2
 
   
4:30pm
A Place to Call Home
Season 2 Episode 9 of 10
I Do, I Do Sarah returns to Inverness with Rene, but may have underestimated her feelings for George. Olivia finds the burden of deception weighs heavily, while Anna and Gino prepare for their wedding day

Category General Movie/Drama
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
4.7
 
   
5:15pm
Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
Season 7 Episode 4 of 30
David v Paul Car Boot David Harper and Paul Hayes go head to head at an indoor car boot sale in North Shields, Tyne and Wear, hoping to uncover bargains they can sell on. Their aim is to outdo each other and raise the biggest profit at the end of the competition so they can be crowned the champion

Category Antiques/Collectibles
(Subtitles) (Repeat)
Rating
5.9
 
   
6:00pm
Eggheads
Season 18 Episode 44 of 85
Jeremy Vine hosts the quiz in which the winners of famous game shows work as a team to tackle a new set of challengers hoping to win a cash prize

Category Game Show/Quiz
(Subtitles)
Rating
5.2
 
   
6:30pm
Great British Railway Journeys
Season 8 Episode 9 of 15
Gainsborough to Ely Michael Portillo travels from Gainsborough to Ely, along the way learning about a Victorian machine that changed shopping for ever and the poet Alfred Tennyson

Category General Education/Science/Factual Topics
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)
Rating
9.4
 
   
7:00pm
Rick Stein's Long Weekends
Season 1 Episode 7 of 10
Copenhagen The presenter visits the home of New Nordic cuisine - Copenhagen - where he goes foraging for rosehip and learns about the art of pickling buds, bark and flowers. He's cheered to find plenty of traditional favourites, such as the city's famous Smorrebrod open sandwiches on rye bread, delicious poached turbot with cabbage and lemon butter sauce and - of course - the ubiquitous Danish pastry. Back at home, Rick cooks fried pork belly with lovage potatoes and parsley sauce, which has been voted Denmark's favourite dish

Category Cooking
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
6.2
 
   
8:00pm
The Great Interior Design Challenge
Season 4 Episode 6 of 9
Streatham Art Deco Flats The last quarter-final sees amateur designers transforming two rooms in 1930s art deco flats. One hopeful takes a risk by introducing a `mock crocodile' pattern to their client's gentlemen's club brief, while the other's butterfly-inspired effect seems a little too dominant. However, the challenge is really on for one designer when a possible asbestos outbreak means work has to be halted. Will they get finished on time? Presented by Tom Dyckhoff, with judges Kelly Hoppen and Daniel Hopwood

Category Challenge/Reality Show
(Subtitles) (Audio Described)
Rating
3.2
 
   
9:00pm
This World
Transgender Kids: Who Knows Best? Around the world there has been a huge increase in the number of children being referred to gender clinics - boys saying they want to be girls, and vice versa - while their parents are encouraged to fully support their change of identity. But is this the right approach? This World hears from Dr Kenneth Zucker, one of the world's leading experts in childhood gender dysphoria, who lost his job for challenging the belief that children know best. The film also asks whether children with gender dysphoria could overcome their feelings without transitioning

Category Documentary
(Subtitles)
Rating
4.6
 
   
10:00pm
The Premier League Show
12/01/2017 Gabby Logan presents the magazine programme featuring news and action from the Premier League, plus interviews with the country's biggest football stars

Category Football - Club
(Subtitles)
Rating
3.4
 
   
10:30pm
Newsnight
Analysis of the day's events, presented by Naga Munchetty

Category News Magazine/Current Affairs
(Subtitles)
Rating
4.2
 
   
11:10pm
Weather

Category Weather
(Subtitles)
Rating
9.1
 
   
11:15pm
The Last Kingdom
Season 1 Episode 5 of 8
The act of rescuing his new bride Mildrith from suspected abduction draws Uhtred into the great battle of Cynuit, where he demonstrates his strength by heroically defeating a formidable enemy. But his moment of glory is short-lived when Odda the Younger steals his thunder, and his angry response ends with him forced to face Alfred's penance. Alexander Dreymon stars in the epic medieval drama charting the battle between Vikings and Saxons, based on the book by Bernard Cornwell, with David Dawson, Brian Vernel, Amy Wren and Ian Hart

Category Historical/Period Drama
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
7.9
 
   
12:15am
The Last Kingdom
Season 1 Episode 6 of 8
Uhtred continues his quest to find his true identity - Saxon or Dane? The young warrior leads a raiding party to the south west on a mission for wealth and independence, but it takes an unexpected turn when he and his marauders become mercenaries for a Cornish king. Along the way he attracts the attention of a beautiful pagan queen - but eventually he is forced to return to Wessex and face the wrath of Alfred. Epic drama, starring Alexander Dreymon, David Dawson, Charlie Murphy, Amy Wren and Ian Hart

Category Historical/Period Drama
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Audio Described)
Rating
7.9
 
   
1:15am
Panorama
Terror on the Beach: Why Did It Happen? - Panorama The programme returns to the scene of the killing of 30 British tourists by a gunman on the beach at Sousse, Tunisia, in June 2015. Reporter Jane Corbin investigates whether security concerns were ignored before the attack and if lives could have been saved on the day, and asks why there wasn't tighter security or a warning to holidaymakers to stay away from Tunisia after similar incidents. She also looks at whether the Tunisian government, British tour operators and the Foreign Office bear any responsibility for what happened

Category Documentary
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)
Rating
6.1
 
   
1:45am
Gordon Buchanan: Elephant Family & Me
Season 1 Episode 2 of 2
The second of two programmes in which Gordon Buchanan encounters a family of African elephants in the wilderness of Kenya, and attempts to gain their trust so he can observe them up close in their natural habitat

Category Nature/Animals/Environment
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)
Rating
6.8
 
   
2:45am
The Big Food Rescue
Season 1 Episode 4 of 5
Things are growing quickly for David and Robin, who have a mountain of pasta in their depot that needs shifting. But doubt arises over how much they can actually give away

Category General Education/Science/Factual Topics
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)
Rating
8.5
 
   
3:30am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two

Category General Show/Game Show
(Subtitles)
Rating
9
 
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