TV Guide This Week

It's all go this week! The Link arrives on BBC1 (1.25 Mo, then 2.15), and Channel 4 has Draw It! (4.30 weekdays). Eurovision Song Contest week (BBC3 and RTE2, 8pm Tue and Thu) is heralded by a Radio 2 popup station – BBC Eurovision is on air from midday Thursday on the internet and DAB.

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


Saturday 3 May

0730BBC2Great British Menu x5
0825CBBCThe Dare Devil
0900CBBCTotal Wipeout
1000CHALRobot Wars x2 New!Craig Charles and Phillippa Forrester host series 2.
1050Mor4Come Dine with Me Ireland x5
1100Rad5Fighting TalkJonathan Pearce.
1300ITVFamous Family FortunesAlso TV3 1745.
1530TV5Questions Pour un Champion
1600CITVFort Boyard
1610C4Come Dine with Me x2York.
1705CBBCTrade Your Way to the USA
1735CBBCCelebrity Driving Academy
18303ePop Idle Us
1850BBC1Pointless CelebritiesLisa Maxwell, Mark Wingett, Sue Cook, Donal MacIntyre, Helen Fraser, Jack Ellis, Laura Wilson, Mark Billingham.
1915ITVBritain's Got TalentMore Talent follows on SM:TV2 and 3e at 8.30. Also TV3.
1940BBC1In It to Win ItPlay along on Super Ceefax page 301, then endure the BBC's Eurovision entry.
1950CHAL3-2-1The Sea, from 10 January 1980.
2025RTE1Winning StreakRepeated 1310 tomorrow.
2030ITVAmazing Greys
2030TV3The Cube
2100S4CBand Cymru 2014A contest for brass, wind, and jazz bands.
2120BBC1The Guess ListDavid Walliams, Kian Egan, Kate Silverton, Ronnie Corbett, Tess Daly.
2205ITV2Celebrity Juice
2250ITV2Crazy Beaches
2300Rad4The 3rd Degree
2345ITVThrough the Keyhole

Sunday 4

0600LIV2Four Weddings DayTo 2100.
0925ITVMay the Best House WinNot STV.
1204Rad4The Unbelievable Truth
1230ITVBig Star's Little Star
1240MOR4The Taste UsSeduction.
1255CBBCThe Slammer Returns
1315BBC1Bargain HuntAudioD. Not Scotland.
1405ITVBritain's Got TalentLast night's episode. TV3 1340.
1600CITVFort Boyard
1700RWalThe Dylan Thomas Pub Quiz New!Chris Corcoran asks a celebrity panel about the Swansea poet.
1720Mor4Come Dine With Me x5Yeovil.
1735C4Deal or No DealAudioD.
1745BBC1Pointless CelebritiesWest End. First seen on 5 October.
1845CHAL3-2-1Historical Legends. Like, four Chuckle Brothers?
1845ITVCatchphraseTV3 1915.
2000TV3Famous Mr and Mrs, Miss, or Mr
2130RTE1Dragons' Den
2225BBC1Have I Got a Bit More News for YouJack Dee, Charlie Brooker, Bridget Christie. Wales 2305, Scotland 2310.
2300BBC2QI XLJobs. Subject to delay if the snooker runs long.

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0745BBC2Put Your Money Where Your Mouth IsSigned. Not Mo.
0800DISNWin Lose or Draw New!Disney Channel stars play the sketching game. Not Mo.
1100C4Come Dine With Me x5
1200BBC1Bargain HuntAudioD.
1415BBC1The Link New!Join unrelated answers, or something. Mark Williams hosts. Mo 1325.
1440C4CountdownTony Jacklin (Mo, Tu), then hosses.
1500ITVDickinson's Real Deal
1530TV5 Questions Pour un Champion
1530C4Deal or No DealAudioD.
1600ITVEjector Seat
1630C4Draw It! New!Nadia Sawalha and Anton du Beke.
1700FOODMasterchef The ProfessionalsNot Mo.
1700C4Four in a Bed New!
1715BBC1PointlessMo 1745.
1730C4Come Dine With MeGlasgow.
1800ITV2Dinner DateNot Mo.
1800BBC2EggheadsNot Mo.
1830BBC2Great British MenuThames.
2000CHALThe Chase

Monday 5

1200ITVDinner Date
1315ITVFamous Family FortunesKeith Duffy and Jennie McAlpine from The Door.
1600Rad4The 3rd DegreeNottingham. Note: an hour later.
1730S4CLudusChallengers from Swansea.
1830Rad4The Unbelievable TruthTony Hawks, Susan Calman, Phill Jupitus, Miles Jupp.
1830RWalThe Dylan Thomas Pub QuizPart 2.
2000STVThe Lie
2030BBC4Only ConnectErstwhile Athletes v Record Collectors.
2100MOR4Monty Don's Real CraftGlassblowers.
21004MUS8 Out of 10 Cats x2

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

Tuesday 6

2000BBC2The Big Allotment ChallengeGreenhouse.
2000ITV4The Chase With Celebrities
2000BBC3Eurovision Song Contest 2014 New!Semi-final 1. Scott is joined by Laura Whitmore. Expect earworms by 8.11, and no voting. Also RTE2.
2030RTE1Masterchef Ireland
21004Mus8 Out of 10 Cats x2
2200ITV2Celebrity Juice
2200BBC3Sweat the Small StuffMarvin Humes, Foxes, Yasmine Akram, Bobby Mair.
2310BBC1The Guess ListNI 2335, Scotland 0005.

Wednesday 7

1700CBBCDNN New!Jahmene Mann is on the hunt for great air guitarists.
2000TV3The Chase With Celebrities
2000ITVBig Star's Little StarJake Wood, Austin Healey, Sunetra Sarker.
2000BBC1MasterchefSemi-finals week.
2030RTE1Masterchef IrelandThe grand final!
2100ITV2Through the Keyhole
2200BBC2QIKeys. Not NI.
2340BBC1Room 101Scotland 0005, Wales 0010, not NI.

Thursday 8

1200Rd2ECopenhagen Calling! New!Paddy O'Connell introduces Radio 2 Eurovision, a pop-up station for the duration of the contest. Includes a profile of Danish music at 1630, and an interview with Bonnie Tyler at 1800.
1930RTE2Father TedWe have to lose that sax solo.
2000LIVAmerica's Next Top ModelEven they're getting into Eurovision season, with lovely horseback riding.
2000BBC3Eurovision Song ContestSemi-final 2, in which UK and Ireland vote. Also RTE2, RTE Radio 1, and Radio 2 Eurovision.
2200ITV2Celebrity JuiceRichard Rawson, Chris Ramsey.

Friday 9

0930Rad2Eurovision season continuesAt 1030, Scott Mills and Marty Whelan play Popmaster. Over on Radio 2 Eurovision, Ken Bruce has his favourite BBC entries at 1330, Katrina's at 1500, Michael Ball talks to songwriters at 1600, and Ryan Tubridy investigates Riverdance at 2300.
1830Rd4XPlay As I Please Old!Humphrey Lyttelton reflects on his long, extraordinary life as jazz trumpeter, broadcaster and raconteur. First broadcast in 1993.
1930BBC1A Question of Sport
1930BBC4BBC Young Musician of the YearKeyboard.
2000BBC3How to Win EurovisionA repeat from last year.
2100BBC1Have I Got News for YouCelebrity husband David Mitchell hosts, Andy Hamilton panels.

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Channel abbreviations

4MUS4 Music
BBC1BBC1 (Network unless otherwise noted)
BBC2BBC2 (Network unless otherwise noted)
C4 Channel 4
C5 Channel 5
ESP2Eurosport 2
HTV HTV (ITV in Wales; Wales only unless noted)
ITV ITV1 (Network unless otherwise noted)
LIV Sky Living
LIV2Sky Living It
MOR4More 4
Rad1BBC Radio 1
Rad2BBC Radio 2
Rad3BBC Radio 3
Rad4BBC Radio 4
Rad5BBC Radio 5
Rd4XBBC Radio 4Xtra
RCymBBC Radio Cymru
RScoBBC Radio Scotland
RUlsBBC Radio Ulster
RWalBBC Radio Wales
RTE1RTE1 (Irish)
RTE2RTE2 (Irish)
RTR1RTE Radio 1 (Irish)
SKY1Sky 1
SKYASky Atlantic
STV STV (ITV1 in North and Central Scotland)
TV3 TV3 (Irish)
TV5 TV5 Monde (Europe)
TG4 TG 4 (Irish)
UTV Ulster Television (ITV1 in Northern Ireland)

Other stations explained in the programme description.

AudioD - Audio Description for the blind.

Signed - in-vision British Sign Language translation.

Shows on BBC1, BBC2, ITV, Channel 4, Channel 5, ITV2, E4, Dave, Sky Living, and Sky One are in HD unless specified as SD. Shows on other channels are marked as HD.

See also

TV Guide Last Week

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