TV Guide 2016-02-27

Bring your earplugs, the battle rounds begin on BBC The Voice of UK (BBC1, Sat). ITV has new series of Big Star's Little Star (Wed) and Bear Grylls' Mission Survive (Thu).

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


Saturday 27 February

  • Airmageddon (CBBC, 8.25 and 3.20).
  • Fighting Talk (Radio 5, 11am) Georgie Ainslie.
  • Four in a Bed (More4, 1pm) Five episodes.
  • Fort Boyard Ultimate Challenge (CITV, 1.30 and 8pm).
  • The Jump (E4, 2pm) Repeat from last Sunday.
  • Dinner Date (ITVBe, 2pm) Six episodes.
  • Come Dine with Me (C4, 4pm) Five from Suffolk.


  • The Getaway Car (BBC1, 6.10) An entertaining show, spoiled by quizzes and that chap in white.
  • ITV's BBC The Voice of Holland of UK (BBC1, 7pm) Let battle commence.
  • Saturday Night Takeaway (ITV, 7pm; TV3, 7.45) Bryan Adams, Little Mix.
  • The Archive Hour (Radio 4, 8pm) "Skill, Stamina, and Luck". Interactive fiction and Fighting Fantasy.
  • Winning Streak (RTE2, 8.10).
  • Take Me Out (ITV, 8.30) Take Me Out The Gossip follows on ITV2.

Sunday 28 February

  • Airmageddon (CBBC, 8.25 and 3.20).
  • Come Dine with Me (More 4, 9.25) Glasgow.
  • Fun House (Challenge, 10am) New to this channel.
  • Bargain Hunt (BBC1, 12.15).
  • Fort Boyard Ultimate Challenge (CITV, 1.30 and 8pm).
  • School Choir of the Year (Radio Ulster, 2pm).
  • The Chase (ITV, 2.40).
  • Four in a Bed (More4, 2.40) Five episodes.
  • Who Wants to be a Millionaire Afternoon (Challenge, 3pm) To 8pm.
  • The Great Sport Relief Bake Off (BBC1, 3.15).
  • Pointless Celebrities (BBC1, 4.50) British film, repeated from 16 May.
  • Come Dine with Me (More 4, 5.25) Cumbria.


  • Planet's Got Talent (ITV, 6.30)
  • ITV's RTE The Voice of Holland of Ireland (RTE1, 7pm) Battle 2. Subject to delay if the transfer window cannot be closed.
  • Y Talwrn (Radio Cymru, 7.05).
  • Wordaholics (Radio 4, 7.15) Repeats.
  • Dragons' Den (BBC2, 8pm; Wales 10pm) Highlights from the last 13 series.
  • The Jump (C4, 8pm) Ski cross? They'll be livid!
  • American Ninja Warrior (Challenge, 8pm).
  • Let's Play Darts for Comic Relief for Sport Relief (BBC2, 9pm; Wales 11pm) Robbie Savage, Tim Vine, Jon Richardson, Kate Humble.

Weekday Daytimes

  • Bargain Hunt (BBC1, 12.15).
  • Deal or No Deal (C4, 2.10).
  • Masterpiece with Alan Titchmarsh (ITV, 3pm).
  • Countdown (C4, 3.10) Dan Walker stays up late.
  • Questions Pour un Champion (TV5, 3.36) With new host Samuel Étienne.
  • Tipping Point (ITV, 4pm).
  • Blockbusters (Challenge, 4pm) These episodes new to Challenge.
  • The Chase (ITV, 5pm; UTV Ireland, 6pm).
  • Come Dine with Me (C4, 5pm).
  • Pointless (BBC1, 5.15).
  • Eggheads (BBC2, 6pm).
  • Robot Wars (Challenge, 6pm) Series 7 continues.
  • The Great Interior Design Challenge (BBC2, 7pm; Mo-We only, not Wales).
  • Masterchef Us (Watch, 7pm) Gordon Ramsay hosts.
  • My Kitchen Rules New Zealand (UK Living, 7pm).

Monday 29 February

  • The Write Stuff (Radio 4 Extra, 9am and 4pm) From 2008.
  • Brain of Britain (Radio 4, 3pm).
  • Pyramid (S4C, 5pm).
  • Pocket Money Pitch (CBBC, 5.30) Social media.
  • Just a Minute (Radio 4, 6.30) Paul Merton, Gyles Brandreth, Tim Rice, Esther Rantzen.
  • University Challenge (BBC2, 8pm).
  • Pop Idol Us (4Music, 8pm) Wildcard round.
  • QI XL (BBC2, 9.45).
  • Rupaul's Drag Race (TruTV, 10pm) Ru Hollywood Stories, followed by Drag Race Untucked.
  • 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (C4, 10.50).
  • News Quiz Extra (Radio 4 Extra, 11pm).
  • Have I Got Election News for You (BBC1, 11.15; Wales 11.45, not NI).
  • Dragons' Den (BBC2, 11.15; NI 11.45, Scotland 12 midnight).

Tuesday 1 March

  • Pop Idol Us (4Music, 8pm) This year's "top" ten.
  • Virtually Famous (E4, 10pm) Scarlett Moffatt, Arg, David Morgan, Chris Ramsey.

Wednesday 2 March

  • The Motion Show (Radio 4 Extra, 9am and 4pm) From 2000. Last in the series.
  • Got What it Takes? (CBBC, 4.30) One is through; seven compete for the final.
  • Big Star's Little Star (ITV, 8pm) Lee Ryan, Nitin Ganatra, Samantha Giles.
  • Dinner Date (ITVBe, 8pm) Jason from Essex.

Thursday 3 March

  • The Food Quiz (Radio 4 Extra, 9am and 4pm) From September 2003.
  • Room 101 (BBC1, 8pm) Robert Peston, Bridget Christie, Greg James.
  • Australia's Next Top Model (Lifetime, 8pm).
  • Celwydd Noeth (S4C, 8.25).
  • Would I Lie to You? (BBC1, 8.30) Repeats.
  • Mission Survive (ITV and UTV Ireland, 9pm) This year in South Africa. With Samantha Barks (Les Miserables), Michelle Collins (Eastenders and Coronation Street), Jason Gardiner (Dancing on Ice villain), Chelsee Healey (Casualty), Neil Morrissey (voice of Bob the Builder), Stuart Pearce (England footballer) Alex Scott (England footballer).
  • 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (C4, 9pm).
  • A League of Their Own (The Satellite Channel, 9pm) Nicole Scherzinher, Noel Fielding, James Haskell.
  • Britain's Next Top Model (Lifetime, 9pm).

Friday 4 March

  • Wildbrain (Radio 4 Extra, 9am and 4pm) From 1997.
  • The Dog Ate My Homework (CBBC, 4.30) Victoria Cook, Lauren Layfield, Phil Wang, Mawaan Rizan.
  • A Question of Sport (BBC1, 7.30) Kevin Sinfield, Karen Pickering, Adam Lyth, John Regis.
  • Celebrity Mastermind (BBC1, 8.30) Repeat from Christmas 2014. Mastermind proper is replaced by cycling.
  • The Bachelorette (ITVBe, 9pm) Hometown saga.
  • QI (BBC2, 10pm; Wales 11.35) M-series highlights.

Sign language interpretation

  • Don't Blow the Inheritance (STV, 4.45am Sun).
  • May the Best House Win (ITV3, 3.30am Mon).
  • Masterchef The Professionals (BBC2, 2.15am Tue (Scot 2.30), 1.15am Wed, 2.45am Thu and 8.15am Fri).
  • Great British Menu (BBC2, 8.45am Wed).
  • The Great Sport Relief Bake Off (BBC2, 12.45am Thu).
  • The Great Interior Design Challenge (BBC2, 8.15am Thu).
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