TV Guide 2018-08-04

More sport this week, BBC2 is mostly taken up with the European Championships in Most Sports. We do get new series on Radio 4, Counterpoint and Just a Minute both start on Monday. It's the final of Y Talwrn (R Cymru, Sun).

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Schedules are accurate at the time of publication; check against EPG for late changes.


Saturday 4 August

  • The Crystal Maze (E4, 10.25) Love It.
  • Come Dine With Me (C4, 11.55) Bristol.
  • Bargain Hunt (BBC1, 12 noon).
  • Four in a Bed (C4, 12.50) Five episodes.
  • The Chase (ITV, 4pm).


  • Fort Boyard (TV5, 5.39) Cyril Féraud, Sandrine Corman, Alex Goude, Jarry, John Lagardère, Tom Villa. Fort Boyard Ultimate Challenge follows on CITV at 7.35.
  • Who Dares Wins (Challenge, 6pm) Repeats from 2007.
  • Big Star's Little Star (ITV, 7pm) Sally Phillips and Tom, Samia Ghadie and Freya, Kian Egan and Koa.
  • Blind Date (C5, 8pm).
  • Win Your Wish List (C5, 9pm).
  • Oci Oci Oci! (S4C, 10pm).

Weekend repeats

Shows seen earlier in the week


  • Takeshi's Castle (Comedy Central, 9am) Two episodes from Thursday.
  • The 3rd Degree (Radio 4, 11pm) From Monday.


  • Big Star's Little Star (ITV, 1.15) From last night.
  • I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue (Radio 4, 12.04) From Monday.
  • 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (C4, 10.10) From Friday.

Sunday 5 August

  • Top Class (CBBC, 9.30am) Valley Gardens play Cedar Park.
  • Ninja Warrior (ITV, 10.55).
  • Bargain Hunt (BBC1, 11am).
  • Catchphrase (ITV, 2.15).
  • Tenable (ITV, 3pm).
  • Tipping Point Lucky Stars (ITV, 4pm) Mark Benton.
  • Pointless Celebrities (BBC1, 5pm) Writers. Subject to cancellation if the rugby goes long, like the tennis did when this episode was scheduled on 7 July.
  • The Chase (ITV, 5pm).


  • Y Talwrn (R Cymru, 7.05) The final.
  • Face Value (BET, 10.30).

Weekday Daytimes

  • My Kitchen Rules (C4, 5am-ish).
  • Tout Le Monde Veut Prendre Sa Place (TV5, 10.45am).
  • Paradise Run (Nickelodeon, 11am and 4pm) Stars of Nickelodeon shows are given silly things to do in Hawaii.
  • Couples Come Dine with Me (C4, 12.05) Classic episodes.
  • Bargain Hunt (BBC1, 12.15).
  • The Grate Burn Off (C4, 12.50) Civilian tent-based singeing.
  • Countdown (C4, 2.10) Griff Rhys Jones. New episodes.
  • Dickinson's Real Deal (ITV, 3pm) New episodes.
  • Questions Pour un Champion (TV5, 3.30).
  • Tipping Point (ITV, 4pm).
  • The Chase (ITV, 5pm).
  • Come Dine with Me (C4, 5pm) New episodes from Leeds.
  • !mpossible (BBC1, 5.15; also BBC2, 7.15am next day) New episodes.
  • My Kitchen Rules Down Under (UK Living, 6.45; Mo 6.30).
  • True Love or True Lies (MTV, 9pm) Couples demonstrate they know about each other. And there are fakers in the contest, not actually dating.

Monday 6 August

  • Counterpoint (R4, 3pm) And here we go!
  • Just a Minute (R4, 6.30) Paul Merton, Gyles Brandreth, Tony Hawks, Zoe Lyons.
  • QI (BBC2, 10pm, not Wales, NI) Naming Names.
  • Have I Got A Bit More Old News for You (BBC1, 11.10; Wales 11.40). Be very careful to turn off quickly, as the following programme contains footage of a sex pest.

Tuesday 7 August

  • Swashbuckle (Cbeebies, 3.30) How can they make seaweed super soup without seaweed?

Wednesday 8 August

  • Who Goes There? (Radio 4 Extra, 9am and 4pm) From 1998.
  • Dinner Date (ITVBe, 8pm) Dean.
  • Takeshi's Castle (Comedy Central, 8pm) Two new episodes.
  • Celebability (ITV2, 10pm; 3e, 11pm Thu).
  • A Question of Sport (BBC1, 10.45; NI 11.25, Scot 11.45) Greg Rutherford, Alex Danson, Kadeen Corbin, James Toseland.
  • Rupaul's Drag Race (Comedy Central, 11pm). Lisa Kudrow and the B-52s.

Thursday 9 August

  • The Personality Test (Radio 4 Extra, 9am and 4pm) Antony Worrall-Thompson.
  • Fear Factor (MTV, 10pm).

Friday 10 August

  • The Unbelievable Truth (Radio 4 Extra, 9am and 4pm) From 2014.
  • Breaking the News (Radio Scotland, 1.30).
  • A Question of Sport (BBC1, 7.30; not Wales).
  • The Crystal Maze (C4, 8pm) Let's Get Medical. Is the name of this week's team.
  • Would I Lie to You? (BBC1, 9pm; not Wales).
  • 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (C4, 9pm) Sean Lock and Phil Wang play Alan Carr and Harriet Kemsley. David O'Doherty controls Joe Wilkinson in the corner.
  • Mock the Week (BBC2, 10pm; not NI) A recent repeat.
  • Blind Date (C5, 10pm), Win Your Wish List (C5, 11.05) Repeated from Saturday.
  • New Comedy Award (Radio 4 Extra, 10.30).
  • Room 101 (BBC1, 10.35; Wales, NI 11.05).

Sign language interpretation

  • Swashbuckle (Cbeebies, 3.20pm Sat, 3.25pm Sun).
  • Eternal Glory (ITV, 3am Sun; STV, 2.25am Wed).
  • Who's Doing the Dishes (ITV, 3am Sat; STV 2.10am Mon).
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