TV Guide This Week


A guide to game shows broadcast in the UK and Ireland for the week beginning 21 November 2009

Schedules are subject to change.

New shows for the new week include Chinese whispers show Copycats (CBBC, 4pm weekdays), modern art on School of Saatchi (BBC2, 9pm Monday), and the G series of QI (BBC1, 9.30 Thursday). Regionalia fans will be looking for The All-Ireland Talent Show (RTE1, 6.30 Sunday) and The Chef's Apprentice (STV, 8pm Monday).

Shortcuts: Highlights | Sat | Sun | Mon | Tue | Wed | Thu | Fri | Challenge


0010BBC4 Only ConnectChessmen v Charity Puzzlers
0040DAVE Banzai
0415VIR1 It's Not What You Know
0500VIR1 Unbeatable Banzuke x2
0600VIR1 Take It or Leave It
0700VIR1 Ninja Warrior x2
0700DAVE Whose Line x2
0800VIR1 Unbeatable Banzuke x2
1000VIR1 Takeshi x2
1100Rad5 Fighting Talk
1130 C4 P. Diddy's StarmakerLast in the series.
1200 C5 Britain's Best Brain
1203RCym Bwlletin
1228Rad4 The News Quiz
1300BBC1 A Question of Sport
1300S4CD Fferm Ffactor
1500DAVE QI AfternoonTo 2100.
1525TV5 Questions Pour un Champion
1555CBBC The Slammer
1645S4C Deal or No Deal x2
1655 C4 Come Dine With Me x5
1730BBC1 Hole in the WallJohn Partridge, Sian Reeves, Kate Lawler, Jonathan Ansell. Also BBC-HD.
1800VIR1 Millionaire
1850BBC1 Strictly Go DancingAlso BBC-HD.
1915BBC2 EggheadsScotland only.
2000ITV Simon Cowell AnnoysAlso TV3.
2002RTR1 Buille Faoi Thuairim
2030RTE1 Winning Streak
2040TG4 Glor Tire
2100DAVE Have I Got News for You Night
2120ITV I'm a CelebrityAlso TV3.
2145BBC2 MastermindAs seen last night. Do give generously.
2300Rad4 Brain of Britain
2335BBC2 Never Mind the Buzzcocks


0500VIR1 Ninja Warrior x2
0600VIR1 Take It or Leave It
0700VIR1 Ninja Warrior x2
0800VIR1 Unbeatable Banzuke x2
0900BBC2 The Sorcerer's Apprentice
0930Mor4 Scrapheap Challenge x4
1000VIR1 Takeshi's Castle
1204Rad4 I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue
1555CBBC The Slammer
1635Mor4 Come Dine With Me x5
1730CITV Scary Sleepover
1745 C4 Deal or No Deal
1830RTE1 The All Ireland Talent Show New!Not to be won by JOHN AND EDWARD.
1900WTCH Total Wipe Us Out
1915ITV All-Star Family FortunesAntony Costa v Liz Dawn. Also TV3.
2000ITV Simon Cowell AnnoysAlso TV3.
2000 C4 Come Dine With MeSwale.
2000RTE2 Dragons' Den
2020DAVE HIGNFYAngus Deayton, Dom Joly, David Arronovitch.
2030TG4 An Jig Gig
2100ITV I'm a Celeb Also TV3.
2200DAVE Mock the Week
2200BBC7 The News Quiz
2330BBC2 Argumental

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0415VIR1 It's Not What You Know
0510VIR1 Unbeatable BanzukeAbove two not Mo.
0700VIR1 Take It or Leave It
0800BBC2 Wait For It..!
0800VIR1 Gladiators
0905TV5 Des Chiffres et des Lettres
1030CBBC Beat the Boss
1155CBBC Best of Friends
1215BBC1 Bargain Hunt
1230CBBC RavenCBBC programmes Signed We, Th.
1330S4C Deal or No Deal
1400ITV Dickinson's Real Deal
1400CBBC Clutter Nutters
1415S4C Countdown
1525 C4 CountdownDavid Lloyd.
1530TV5 Questions Pour un Champion
1530SKY1 Sell Me the Answer
1600CBBC Copycats New!Chinese whispers and other silliness with Sam and Mark.
1610 C4 Deal or No Deal
1630BBC2 Ready Steady CookNot Mo.
1630BBCH Kerwhizz
1700ITV Golden BallsSTV 1600.
1715BBC1 The Weakest Link
1800BBC2 EggheadsScotland not Th.
1830BBC2 Strictly Come Dancing It Takes TwoScotland not Th.
2000DHL Come Dine With Me
2100ITV I'm a Celebrity...Not Wed, Th 2030. Also TV3.
2200EDEN Last Man Standing


0500VIR1 Ninja Warrior
1300TV5 Pekin Express
1330Rad4 Brain of Britain
1630BBC2 Are You an Egghead?The grand final. Also BBC-HD 1830.
1630CBBC Beat the Boss
1635BBC1 School of Silence
1730S4C Pen Campau
1830Rad4 I'm Sorry I Haven't a ClueRob Brydon returns.
1830S4C Fferm Ffactor
1900ITV2 Mr and Mrs
2000BBC2 University ChallengeUCL v Emmanuel Cambridge.
2000STV The Chef's Apprentice SpecialThe final of a young cookery contest.
2030VIVA Slips
2030ALBA Cocaire nan Cocairean
2100BBC2 School of Saatchi New!Looking for a good new modern artist. Scotland 2130.
2100LIV America's Next Top Model x2
2100WTCH Ballroom With the B-ListRTE2 1900 Tu.
2200TV3 The Apprentice..You're Fired 2315.
2200TG4 Survivor
2230BBC3 Young Mechanic of the Year
2230DAVE Mock the Week
2320BBC1 Apprentice Us x2Scotland 0000, Wales and NI 0020.

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1700BBCH Wait For It..!
1800S4C Gair am Aur
2000VIVA Slips x2
2135S4C Fferm Ffactor
2200BBC2 Mock the Week Again
2200DAVE Argumental
2230DAVE Mock the Week


1230BBC7 Foul PlayAlso 1930.
1715CBBC Bamzooki
1800S4C Shotolau
1830S4C Pen CampauYsgol Gyfun Gwyr v Ysgol Cymer Rhondda.
2000 C5 Britain's Best Brain
2140DAVE Mock the Week
2200BBC2 Never Mind the BuzzcocksDavid Walliams hosts, with Andy Serkis, Gareth Malone, Basshunter, Josie Long. NI 2320.


1230BBC7 We've Been Here BeforeAlso 1930.
1800S4C Gair Am AurLast in the present series.
1845ITV2 Beat the Star With Vernon KayGreg Rusedski.
2000BBC2 The Restaurant
2100DAVE Buzzcocks
2130BBC1 QI New!Gardens.


1230BBC7 WhispersAlso 1930.
1615S4C Mama Mia
1630CBBC The Slammer
1700BOOM Staraoke
1735TV5 Pekin Express
1803RCym BwletIn
1900ESPT Strongest Man x2 New!UK and Hungary.
1930 C5 The What in the World? Quiz
2000DHL Come Dine With Me x7
2000TV3 Deal or No Deal
2030BBC1 A Question of Sport
2100BBC1 Have I Got News For YouAlexander Armstrong hosts, with Bob Crow and CAUTION Jimmy Carr. NI, Scot 2235.
2100TV3 Deal or No Deal
2140DAVE Argumental
2225S4C Fferm Ffactor
2340BBC4 We Need Answers
0000BBC4 Only ConnectMathematicians v Cambridge Quiz Soc.
0030DAVE Banzai

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0005Bullseye x2
0105Ninja Warrior x2
0205Takeshi x2
0305It's Not What You KnowTo 0400.
0700Karaoke Challenge x2
0800Fun House x2
0900Play Your Cards Right x2
1000Supermarket Sweep x2
1100Wheel of Fortune x2
1200The Crystal Maze x5
1700Millionaire x3
2000Family Fortunes x2
2100Celeb Millionaire
2200Take It or Leave It
23008 Out of 10 Cats x2


As Saturday except

0000Shooting Stars x2
0100Your Face or Mine x2
0200Play Your Cards Right x2
0300It's Not What You KnowTo 0400.
1200Gladiators x5


0000Shooting Stars x2
0100Your Face or Mine x2
0200Back in the Day x2
0300It's Not What You KnowTo 0400.
0700Takeshi x2
0800Ninja Warrior x2
0900Supermarket Sweep x2
1000Wheel of Fortune x2
1100Wipeout x2
1200Play Your Cards Right x2
1400Take It or Leave It
1500Golden Balls
1600The Crystal Maze
1700Takeshi x2
1800Ninja Warrior x2
1900Eggheads x2
2000Family Fortunes x2
2100Take It or Leave It
2300Room 101
23358 Out of 10 Cats

Tuesday - Friday

As Monday except

0005Bullseye x2
0105Ninja Warrior x2
0205Takeshi x2
0305It's Not What You Know

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Channel abbreviations

4MUS4 Music
ABSRAbsolute Radio
ARTSSky Arts
BBC1BBC1 (Network unless otherwise noted)
BBC2BBC2 (Network unless otherwise noted)
BBC7BBC7 (Radio)
BORDBorder (ITV in Cumbria and south-west Scotland)
C5 Five
CLASClassic FM (Radio)
COMCComedy Central
COMXComedy Central Extra
DISNDisney Channel
DRT Discovery Real Time
DSCIDiscovery Science
ESP2Eurosport 2
HTV HTV (ITV in Wales; Wales only unless noted)
ITV ITV (Network unless otherwise noted)
LIV UK Living TV
LIV2UK Living TV 2
MENMMen and Motors
MOR4More 4
Rad1BBC Radio 1
Rad2BBC Radio 2
Rad3BBC Radio 3
Rad4BBC Radio 4
Rad5BBC Radio 5
RCymBBC Radio Cymru
RSctBBC Radio Scotland
RUlsBBC Radio Ulster
RWalBBC Radio Wales
RTE1RTE1 (Irish)
RTE2RTE2 (Irish)
RTR1RTE Radio 1 (Irish)
S4C S4C (analogue)
S4CDS4C Digidol
SCI Sci-Fi
SKY1Sky One
SKY2Sky Two
SKY3Sky Three
STV STV (ITV in North and Central Scotland)
TLKSTalk Sport (radio)
TV3 TV3 (Irish)
TV5MTV5 Monde (Europe)
TG4 TG 4 (Irish)
UTV Ulster Television (ITV in Northern Ireland)
VIR1Virgin 1

AudioD - Audio Description for the blind

Signed - in-vision British Sign Language translation.

See also

TV Guide Last Week

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