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6:00am
Countdown
09/05/2018 Nick Hewer and Rachel Riley host as contestants pit their wits against vowels, consonants and numbers. Adrian Chiles is in Dictionary Corner with Susie Dent

Category Game Show/Quiz
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6:45am
3rd Rock from the Sun
Season 5 Episode 22 of 22
The Big Giant Head Returns Again - Part Two Part two of two. Dick struggles to deal with the revelation that the Big Giant Head is his father, while Vicki pretends to be friendly to Janice and Tommy sulks about his broken relationship with Alissa, for which Sally makes attempts to explain

Category Sitcom
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7:10am
3rd Rock from the Sun
Season 6 Episode 1 of 20
Les Liaisons Dickgereuses Dick develops a taste for the high life while helping Mary stay one step ahead of her wealthy, cultured sister. Meanwhile, Sally and Harry turn their living room into a drop-in centre for troubled teenagers. Guest starring Megan Mullally

Category Sitcom
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7:35am
Everybody Loves Raymond
Season 2 Episode 16 of 25
The Chequebook Ray runs into trouble while trying to show Debra he can take over the running of the family finances, and resorts to a series of elaborate lies to get himself out of the mess he has created. Comedy, starring Ray Romano and Patricia Heaton

Category Sitcom
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8:00am
Everybody Loves Raymond
Season 2 Episode 17 of 25
The Ride-Along Ray goes on patrol with his policeman brother Robert and ends up foiling a robbery at a local restaurant by pelting the would-be thief with pizza. Comedy, starring Ray Romano

Category Sitcom
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8:30am
Frasier
Season 8 Episode 15 of 24
Hooping Cranes Niles attends a Seattle SuperSonics basketball game with Frasier, where he is plucked out of the crowd at random and offered a big cash prize to sink a half-court shot. David Hyde Pierce stars

Category Sitcom
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9:00am
Frasier
Season 8 Episode 16 of 24
Docu Drama Roz asks Frasier to narrate her documentary on the history of space travel - but he makes such a hash of it she ends up getting rid of him and recruiting former astronaut John Glenn instead. Meanwhile, Niles tries to relive his childhood by entering a kite-flying competition

Category Sitcom
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9:35am
Frasier
Season 8 Episode 17 of 24
It Takes Two to Tangle Niles and Frasier search for a wealthy patron prepared to give their old school a much-needed cash injection, and soon find the ideal candidate - Martin's new girlfriend. Comedy, starring Kelsey Grammer and David Hyde Pierce, with Barbara Babcock (Hill Street Blues)

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10:05am
Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares USA
Season 6 Episode 9 of 16
Nino's Gordon Ramsay heads to the coastal community of Long Beach, California, to save an Italian restaurant that was opened in 1958 and now under the misguided leadership of Nino, who blamed by brother Michael and sister Carina for the eatery's failings. Their 78-year-old mother Inge desperate for Nino to turn the business around, but the feuding family members will have to solve their differences first

Category Cooking
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11:00am
Undercover Boss USA
Season 5 Episode 12 of 15
Joe DiDomizio, CEO of travel retailer Hudson Group, goes undercover to ensure the company is fighting fit for the future. The businessman hopes to find that the company's vow to be `the traveller's best friend' is being upheld by his employees

Category Documentary
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12:00pm
Channel 4 News Summary
17/05/2018 Includes news headlines, sport and weather

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12:05pm
Coast vs Country
Season 2 Episode 18 of 40
Experts Kerr Drummond and Sara Damergi help Chipping Norton duo Leanne and Ricky look for a property in Scotland, with a budget of £220,000 to spend

Category Property
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1:05pm
Posh Pawnbrokers
Season 1 Episode 20 of 20
In Sheffield, pawnbroker Dan is visited by renowned snooker player and commentator Willie Thorne who wants to do a deal on an original artwork, and a world champion Thai boxer hopes to pawn three of his championship belts. At Pickwick Pawnbrokers in south-east London, Nathan and assistant Deb test-drive an ice-cream van that owner Sam wishes to sell, and Tom has a diamond ring he wants to dispose of

Category Antiques/Collectibles
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2:10pm
Countdown
17/05/2018 Nick Hewer and Rachel Riley present the words-and-numbers game, with psychologist Linda Papadopoulos joining Susie Dent in Dictionary Corner

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3:00pm
A Place in the Sun: Winter Sun
Season 2016 Episode 66 of 71
Laura Hamilton helps David Tomlinson and Andrea Metcalfe from Essex, who have decided that Spain's Costa de la Luz is the perfect place to buy a property

Category Tourism/Travel
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4:00pm
The £100k Drop
Season 1 Episode 9 of
Colleagues from Selkirk and a couple from London play the quiz in which contestants lose some, or all, of the prize money with each wrong answer. Hosted by Davina McCall

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5:00pm
Four in a Bed
Season 2017 Episode 99 of 105
The Tushielaw Inn The final visit is to The Tushielaw Inn in Selkirk, owned by Rab and Gail Forbes, who opened their historic inn just six months previously

Category General Show/Game Show
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5:30pm
Buy It Now
Season 1 Episode 24 of
Helen from St Helens demonstrates an invention designed to help weaning children and stressed-out parents, and Plamen brings along his brother to show off his fitness product

Category Antiques/Collectibles
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6:00pm
The Simpsons
Season 23 Episode 15 of 22
Exit Through the Kwik-E-Mart Bart begins tagging Springfield with unflattering references to Homer, and his work is seen by professional graffiti artists Shepard Fairey, Ron English, Kenny Scharf and Robbie Conal (playing themselves) who invite the troublemaker to showcase his work in a gallery show. Meanwhile, Apu is worried that a new health food shop will threaten the Kwik-E-Mart's future

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6:30pm
Hollyoaks
Adam and Glenn come up with a plan to stop Zack exposing information about them. Meanwhile, Tom is concerned about Alfie's behaviour

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7:00pm
Channel 4 News
17/05/2018 Including sport and weather

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7:55pm
The Political Slot
The Conservative Party Conservative Party chairman Brandon Lewis comments on party policy

Category General Social/Political Issues/Economics
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8:00pm
Caught on Camera
Cruises from Hell: Caught on Camera A cautionary roll-call of nautical nightmares demonstrating what can happen when people venture out on water. From vast cruise ships and ferries pounded by extraordinary weather, to near-death experiences on board vessels that catch fire and sink, the documentary reveals incredible moments, as told by the survivors, while psychologists discuss the seaborne anxieties people could experience on vessels ranging from the largest ships to small canoes

Category Documentary
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9:00pm
Humans
Season 3 Episode 1 of 8
New series. Return of the sci-fi drama. One year after the dawn of consciousness, Max, Mia and Flash are living in a designated area known as the Railyard as they try to broker peace with the human world, while Laura fights for basic rights for Synths - but a job offer from an unexpected source could give her a platform to bring her message to a larger audience. Meanwhile, Niska is living with Astrid and passing herself off as a human and Mattie is reeling from the guilt of releasing the consciousness code upon the world

Category Science Fiction
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10:00pm
First Dates
Season 10 Episode 7 of
As Britain gears up for the royal wedding, the restaurant opens its doors to a new group of singletons hoping to find love like Harry and Meghan. History student Abbie is a descendant of Henry VIII but is hoping to find someone much nicer than her horrible ancestor. Butler Kit wants to meet a man who shares his passion for the royal family, and will football-mad James get the royal seal of approval from Kate Middleton lookalike Jodie?

Category Documentary
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11:05pm
24 Hours in A&E
Season 15 Episode 1 of
New series. Maria, a 52-year-old woman who suffers from MS, is brought in with suspected sepsis. As doctors work to regulate her temperature, her husband Duncan talks about their life together and how they supported each other through her diagnosis. Meanwhile, Eve, who's 83, is in A&E with her husband John after she fell down the stairs into her basement, suffering an open ankle fracture. Elsewhere, six-year-old Grace has come to hospital with her dad Ben after getting a piece of tissue stuck inside her ear

Category Medicine/Health
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12:10am
Catching a Killer
Catching a Killer: A Knock at the Door Cameras follow Thames Valley Police's investigation into the murder of 64-year-old Hang Yin Leung, who died after being violently assaulted during a burglary at her Milton Keynes home in January 2017. Filmed over 12 months, the programme interweaves the police's enquiries with an intimate portrait of a British-Chinese family coming to terms with the impact of murder, with the story of migrants from Hong Kong who came to the UK in search of a better life for their son unfolding alongside the hunt for the killers

Category Factual Crime
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1:20am
What Makes a Woman?
In her first UK documentary, transgender model and social activist Munroe Bergdorf examines the changing world of gender and identity. The programme follows Munroe as she undergoes dramatic facial feminisation surgery as part of tackling her gender dysphoria, and challenges science and social norms of gender, to understand how our body, behaviour and brains help define who we are

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2:15am
The 90s: Ten Years That Changed the World
Kathy Burke narrates this look back at the 1990s revolution in British music, fashion, film, sport, art and media, as told by the people who made it happen. Featuring a music soundtrack from the time, the programme charts the rise of Britpop, the impact on the art world of Damien Hirst, and how David Beckham helped to make football fashionable again. Contributors include Jarvis Cocker, the Happy Mondays, Irvine Welsh, Keith Allen and Jo Whiley

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3:40am
Holidays Unpacked
Season 1 Episode 2 of 4
Lucy Hedges visits Morocco to take in the vibrant souks of Marrakesh, before relaxing among spectacular views of the Atlas Mountains. She discovers fantastic food and bargains galore, all within three hours flight time from the UK. Morland Sanders heads to beaches along Mexico's coastline, starting at the white sands of Tulum, he explores Mayan temples, swims in crystal-clear waters and visits vast flocks of flamingos at a pristine wildlife reserve

Category Tourism/Travel
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4:10am
Tricks of the Restaurant Trade
Season 4 Episode 3 of 6
With UK restaurants handing out discounts worth £35 million a year, Simon Rimmer calls on expert help to reveal how it's possible to eat out at a fraction of the price. He tracks down the best offers and proves that there are plenty of big chains willing to give away food and drink for free. Sophie Morgan and food critic Lisa Markwell visit a luxury hotel to find out how fine-dining can be affordable and there is a report on which chips are healthiest

Category General Arts/Culture
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4:35am
Steph and Dom's One Star to Five Star
Season 1 Episode 26 of 30
The Parkers head to Beldon House in Brigg, where they the owners to put on a Lincolnshire tasting morning, make over a wolds-themed bedroom and create a homemade gift hamper

Category General Education/Science/Factual Topics
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5:00am
Jamie's Comfort Food Bites
Jamie's Comfort Food: Cheese Toastie Jamie Oliver gives some of the nation's favourite dishes a twist, creating the ultimate toasted cheese sandwich

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5:10am
Fifteen to One
Season 2 Episode 17 of 40
Sandi Toksvig hosts the general knowledge quiz, in which 15 contestants are pitted against one another in the hope of securing a place in the end-of-series final when a £40,000 jackpot will be up for grabs

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