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6:00am
Flog It! Trade Secrets
Season 2 Episode 23 of 30
The Natural World - Part Two Paul Martin and the show's experts examine valuable bird-related items, including a biscuit tin that grabs Thomas Plant's attention and raises a high price at auction

Category Antiques/Collectibles
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6:30am
A1: Britain's Longest Road
Season 1 Episode 9 of 15
A suspected stolen vehicle leads police to pull over a driver found to be over the legal drink-drive limit. A truck breakdown at rush hour puts motorists' safety in jeopardy

Category General Education/Science/Factual Topics
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7:15am
Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is
Season 14 Episode 19 of 20
Eric Knowles vs Chuko Ojiri Car Boot Eric Knowles and Chuko Ojiri search a car-boot sale in Chesterfield, where items of interest include an antique coin scales and a John Wayne mirror

Category Antiques/Collectibles
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8:00am
The World According to Kids
Season 1 Episode 4 of 6
Belief More candid thoughts from children aged between six and 11, while a number of challenges offer an intimate insight into how they deal with problems. This week kids from a Berkshire pony club, a Liverpool choir and a Hackney boxing club explore belief, both in themselves and the world around them. Eleven-year-old boxer Dian reveals how he channels his Sikh faith before his first bout, Rex's country ideals are rocked by the savagery of a fox, and Sophie has an amusing thought about the tooth fairy

Category General Education/Science/Factual Topics
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language) (Audio Described)
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9:00am
Victoria Derbyshire
19/05/2017 Daily news and current-affairs programme offering discussion of breaking stories, exclusive interviews and audience interaction via social media

Category News Magazine/Current Affairs
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11:00am
BBC Newsroom Live
19/05/2017 General Election campaign trail,

Category General News/Current Affairs
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12:00pm
Daily Politics
19/05/2017 Further coverage of all the latest developments from the General Election campaign trail, as well as interviews and filmed reports from around the country. Presented by Jo Coburn

Category Discussion/Debate
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1:00pm
Two Tribes
Season 1 Episode 25 of 30
Richard Osman presents the quickfire quiz in which the seven contestants are split into teams according to what they have in common with one another, based on their responses to questions about themselves. There follows a series of general knowledge rounds in which one contestant is eliminated each time, ending with two players going head to head for a cash prize

Category Quiz Show
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1:30pm
Channel Patrol
Season 1 Episode 8 of 10
Meeting a band of eco-fishermen from Weymouth who are hoping to help preserve the English Channel's fish stocks by using traditional methods to catch sea bass. Plus, a team from the UK's Border Agency uses a hands-on approach to intercept contraband and illegal cargo, and it is a busy day for the crew of the Whitonia tanker, whose job it is to refuel cruise liners and cargo ships

Category General Education/Science/Factual Topics
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2:15pm
Red Rock
Season 1 Episode 20 of 40
A member of the public makes an unusual request, Rachel insists on protecting Brian even though he may go free unless she tells the truth, while Katie gives David a shock

Category Soap/Melodrama/Folkloric
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3:00pm
Hairy Bikers' Best of British
Season 1 Episode 14 of 40
Pub Grub Dave Myers and Si King explore the history behind the boom in pub food, tracing it from the humble beginnings of bar snacks and chicken-in-a-basket to the birth of the gastro pub. The duo also recreate some mouthwatering dishes that would make any publican proud

Category Cooking
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3:45pm
The Wonder of Animals
Season 1 Episode 12 of 12
Birds of Prey Chris Packham investigates what enables birds of prey to rule the aerial roost, and reveals that their ability to dominate their fellow birds in terms of strength, manoeuvrability and phenomenal speed is down to a combination of anatomical and physiological adaptations. He explains the inner workings of the bald eagle's ratchet talons, and how sharp eyes and a gyroscopic head enable the goshawk to keep its sight firmly fixed on both its prey and its surroundings. Last in the series

Category Documentary
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4:15pm
Natural World
Season 32 Episode 4 of 10
Sri Lanka: Elephant Island - Natural World Wildlife cameraman Martyn Colbeck travels to the diverse island of Sri Lanka to study its elephants, a subspecies of the Asian genus that have their own unique characteristics. Drawing on local knowledge, he begins to unravel the complex social world of the creatures and takes an interest in an orphaned animal that lost a leg in a snare and faces an uncertain future

Category Documentary
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5:15pm
Antiques Road Trip
Season 9 Episode 20 of 20
Philip Serrell and James Braxton - Day Five Antiques experts Philip Serrell and James Braxton begin the fifth and final leg of their road trip in Wales in search of bargains, and it's all to play for as they head for an auction showdown in Newport, Shropshire

Category Antiques/Collectibles
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6:00pm
Debatable
Season 2 Episode 24 of 33
Panellists Angela Rippon, Sally Lindsay and Ed Byrne use their knowledge and debating skills to help Birmingham contestant Richard win a cash prize. Hosted by Patrick Kielty

Category Quiz Show
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6:45pm
Celebrity Eggheads
Season 7 Episode 13 of 22
Jeremy Vine hosts as current footballers and former players Pat Nevin, Perry Groves, Helen Ward, Matt Elliott and Pat Bonner compete for charity

Category Game Show/Quiz
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7:30pm
Great British Menu
Season 12 Episode 15 of 45
North West Judging The two remaining North West chefs compete for a place in the national finals, preparing their entire menus for judges Oliver Peyton, Matthew Fort, Andi Oliver and guest judge Greg Rusedski. Greg, a former British number one tennis player, understands the high standards expected at his sport's Grand Slam contests, in this Wimbledon-themed series

Category Cooking
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8:00pm
Gardeners' World
Season 50 Episode 10 of 31
Mark Lane is in Hackney, finding out how a car wrecker's yard at the side of a Tudor National Trust property has been transformed into an award-winning garden used by the local community. Carol Klein visits Oxford Botanic garden to view their euphorbia collection and Rachel de Thame visits a garden which has opened to the public every year for 90 years as part of the National Gardens Scheme

Category Gardening
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9:00pm
Versailles
Season 2 Episode 5 of 10
King Louis XIV's continued insomnia makes him increasingly volatile, meaning Marchal's loyalty counts for nothing following his failure to prove the worst poisonings were solely the work of his now-dead suspect. Claudine continues to investigate the mystery toxin, while Sophie seeks a solution to her situation - a marriage not just loveless, but cruel. Devout Father Pascal dares to reveal to Louis what Madame de Montespan attempted, but it remains to be seen whose account will be believed

Category Historical/Period Drama
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10:00pm
Mock the Week
Season 14 Episode 3 of 13
Ed Byrne, Sara Pascoe, James Acaster and Gary Delaney join regular panellists Hugh Dennis and Andy Parsons to give their irreverent takes on the biggest stories to hit the headlines, through stand-up spots and improvised games. Chaired by Dara O Briain

Category Comedy
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10:30pm
Newsnight
19/05/2017 Analysis of the day's events, presented by Kirsty Wark

Category News Magazine/Current Affairs
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11:00pm
Weather

Category Weather
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11:15pm
Later - with Jools Holland
Season 50 Episode 6 of 8
Extended edition of the music programme. Modfather Paul Weller performs, mixing some of his classic ballads with stomping rock beats. English electro-rock trio Alt-J deliver more of their classic rich folk-tronic interwoven melodies, rhythms and falsetto harmonies, while making his Later debut is south London rapper and pianist Dave, whose mix of African, Jamaican and grime beats with heart-felt lyrics is winning him fans. Host Jools also introduces sets by Swedish magical electro-pop trio Little Dragon, Maryland singer-songwriter Maggie Rogers and a capella septet Naturally 7

Category General Music/Ballet/Dance
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12:20am
American Crime Story
Season 1 Episode 8 of 10
The People v OJ Simpson: American Crime Story: A Jury in Jail Months of isolation have caused frustration among the jury members and there are heated exchanges in their hotel. Among more manoeuvring behind the scenes, lawyers on both sides try to shed the jurors they consider unfriendly to their cause, while the DNA evidence is beginning to trouble Robert Kardashian. Fact-based crime drama about the trial of OJ Simpson for the murders of his estranged wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ronald Goldman, starring Cuba Gooding Jr and David Schwimmer

Category Police/Crime Drama
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1:00am
Panorama
Inside the Litter Police - Panorama An investigation into private companies enforcing environmental laws on littering for local councils, hearing from people who have been stung with hefty fines for offences like pouring coffee down a drain, dropping tiny pieces of orange peel and even leaving out their weekly rubbish. A reporter goes undercover with one of the firms, capturing the litter police in action, and learning about the secret bonus system used to reward wardens for the number of tickets they issue

Category Documentary
(Subtitles) (Repeat) (Sign Language)
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1:30am
Doctor Who
Season 10 Episode 5 of 12
Oxygen The Tardis picks up a distress call from deep space, but when the Doctor, Bill and Nardole try to answer it, they find themselves trapped within the space station Chasm Forge. On further investigation, they discover all but four people on board the facility have been murdered - but the dead are still walking. Now stranded in a future where oxygen is sold by the breath, and space-suits are valued more highly than their occupants, the time-travellers face a battle for survival against the darkest evil of all. Sci-fi adventure, starring Peter Capaldi, Pearl Mackie and Matt Lucas

Category Science Fiction
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2:15am
This Is BBC Two
Preview of upcoming programmes from BBC Two

Category General Show/Game Show
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