TV Guide This Week


A guide to game shows for the nine days commencing Saturday 8 July 2006

Schedules subject to change.

Saturday 8 July

0700DISC Scrapheap Challenge New!
0900BBC2 Mighty Truck O' Stuff
1100ITV Millionaire New!The phrase "Desperate filler" springs to mind.
1120CBBS The Shiny Show (also 1720)
1400CBBC Raven
1430CBBC 50/50
1600CITV Eliminator
1745 C4 Deal or No Deal
1750BBC1 Only Fools on HorsesContinues at 2230.
2010RTE1 Fame and Fortune
2030ITV Millionaire CelebGuests include Jamie Theakston.
2100 C4 Big Brother (S4C 2245)
2130BBC2 QI (Scotland 2200 Sunday)
2217TV5M Fort BoyardWith Laurent Jalabert, champion cyclist; and Corinne Niogret, biathlon champ. She could be good. Remember Mike Dixon on Hercules?

Sunday 9

0930CITV Eliminator
0955ITV2 Millionaire
1100BBC7 Just a Minute (also 2000) SpecialThe hour-long 35th anniversary special, originally aired in 2003.
1120CBBS The Shiny Show (also 1720)
1204Rad4 Just a Minute
1205BBC1 Bargain Hunt (not Scotland) New!
1400CBBC Raven
1430CBBC 50/50
1810Mor4 Deal or No Deal
2030Rad4 Crackerjack SpecialJanet Ellis's documentary on the pencil-and-cabbage show. Readers are cautioned that this show contains Ed Stewart, Stu Francis, and Wee Jimmy Krankie, and should not be listened to by anyone who doesn't remember the show from first time round.
2100 C4 Big Brother (S4C 2315)
2120BBC1 Only Fools on HorsesSubject to delay if the world cup final goes to extra time or kicks from the penalty mark. Continues (or begins) after the news.


0900DOCU Time Commanders
1025TV5M La cible
1030CITV Jungle Run
1130CBBC Raven
1232TV5M Des Chiffres et des Lettres
1300MOR4 Countdown (approx time)C4 episodes from 23 to 28 June.
1345S4C Deal or No Deal x2 (Mo-Tu only)
1530 C4 Countdown (S4C 1515 Mo-Tu only, C4 rpt about 58 hours later.)Eric Knowles.
1615 C4 RTS Daytime Programme Of The Year Deal or No Deal (Mor4 1810)
1630BBC1 Sports Relief Gets Sub'd New!In which family members are replaced by passing CBBC celebrities.
1640CBBS The Shiny Show
1700ITV Price is RightDouble-length episodes. (TV3 1800 only, UTV not Mo 1630 Tu, Fr.)
1715BBC2 The Weakest Link (Mo-We only) Back
1800BBC2 Eggheads (Fr not Scotland) Repeats
2000ITV Poker Face (TV3 Mo 2000, else 2100) New!Ant, Dec, and a big bluff.
2100 C4 Big Brother (S4C Mo 2230, Tu 2210, We 2210, Th 2225)
2100BBC1 Only Fools on HorsesContinues after the news.

Monday 10

1230BBC7 ISIHAC (also 1930)
1330Rad4 The Write StuffW B Yeats.
1830Rad4 Just a MinutePaul Merton, Chris Neill, Kit Hesketh-Harvey, Lisa Tarbuck.
2030BBC2 University Challenge: The Professionals New!Bodlean Library, Oxford v Society of Antiquaries of London.
2100LIV2 The Amazing RaceFrance, Germany, Austria.
2100ITV Celebrity Love Island (also TV3) New!Only one celebrity is involved.

Tuesday 11

1230BBC7 The News Quiz (also 1930)
2030BBC4 Never Mind the Full Stops
2030BBC2 University Challenge: The Professionals (not Scotland, 2W)Royal Society for the Protection of Birds v Imperial War Museum.
2100FTN Crazy Drivers
2200ITV Celebrity Love Island (also TV3)For the avoidance of doubt, this is a spoof.
2230BBC3 Annually Retentive New!For the avoidance of doubt, this is not a spoof.

Wednesday 12

1230BBC7 Whispers
1733TV5M Fort BoyardIncludes Sylvie Tellier, a former Miss France; and Eric Jean Jean, the French equivalent of Chris Moyles.
1830Rad4 The Personality Test New!In which all the questions are about the host - this week, John Sergeant. Regular panellists are Sue Perkins, Lucy Porter, Robin Ince, Alan Carr.
2200 C4 Big Brother

Thursday 13

1230BBC7 Just a Minute (also 1930)
1600S4C Mama Mia
2200 C4 Big Brother
2200BBC2 MastermindArabic Dance; Charlton Athletic; Jorge Luis Borges; Firearms 1300-1900. Remember, you could be watching Patrick Kielty on Celebrity Love Island.
2230BBC4 Never Mind the Full StopsThere will be no Tuesday repeat.

Friday 14

2030BBC1 Only Fools On Horses
2030 C4 Big Brother (also S4C)Continues 2200.
2130 C4 8 out of 10 Cats (S4C 0005)

Saturday 15 (provisional)

0700DISC Scrapheap Challenge
0900BBC2 Mighty Truck O' Stuff
1100ITV Millionaire
1120CBBS The Shiny Show (also 1720)
1400CBBC Raven
1430CBBC 50/50
1600CITV Eliminator
1745 C4 Deal or No Deal
1900BBC1 Sport ReliefIncludes the final of Only Fools on Horses.
2005RTE1 Fame and Fortune
2100 C4 Big Brother
2216TV5M Fort Boyard

Sunday 16 (provisional)

0930CITV Eliminator
0955ITV2 Millionaire
1120CBBS The Shiny Show (also 1720)
1204Rad4 Just a Minute
1205BBC1 Bargain Hunt (not Scotland)
1400CBBC Raven
1430CBBC 50/50
1810Mor4 Deal or No Deal
2000BBC2 QI (Scotland only)As seen elsewhere on the 8th.
2100 C4 Big Brother



0700Don't Try This at Home
0800The Crystal Maze
0900Knockout New!
1000Takeshi New!
1100Catchphrase x2
1200Family Fortunes x2
1400Blankety Blank x2
1600It's a Knockout
1700The Crystal Maze
1900Blankety Blank x2
2100Takeshi x2


As Saturday, except


Monday - Friday

0800The Crystal Maze
0900Supermarket Sweep
0930Wheel of Fortune
1000Fifteen-to-One x2
1100Eggheads x2 New!Yes, the one with TV's Mr Six.
1200Family Fortunes x2
1430Blind Date
1535Stars in Their Eyes
1700Gladiators New!
1800Takeshi x2
1900The Crystal Maze
2000Family Fortunes x2
2100Bullseye x2

Channel abbreviations:

AONEAdventure One
BBC1BBC1 (Network unless otherwise noted)
BBC2BBC2 (Network unless otherwise noted)
2W BBC2 Wales digital service
BBC7BBC7 (Radio)
C5 Five
DHL Discovery Home and Leisure
DSCIDiscovery Science
ITV ITV (Network unless otherwise noted)
LIV UK Living TV
LIV2UK Living TV 2
MOR4More 4
Rad1BBC Radio 1
Rad2BBC Radio 2
Rad4BBC Radio 4
RSctBBC Radio Scotland
RUlsBBC Radio Ulster
RWalBBC Radio Wales
RTE1RTE1 (Irish)
RTR1RTE Radio 1 (Irish)
S4C S4C (analogue)
S4CDS4C Digidol
SCOTScottish / Grampian (ITV in Scotland)
SKY1Sky Onc
SKY3Sky Thrcc
TV3 TV3 (Irish)
TV5MTV5 Monde (Europe)
TG4 TG 4 (Irish)
UTV Ulster Television (ITV in Northern Ireland)

See also

TV Guide Last Week

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