TV Guide 2016-10-01

Some changes to Channel 4 daytime: Four in a Bed and Come Dine with Me are stripped across the week. My Kitchen Rules is a restaurant in your own living room.

The Apprentice is back (BBC1 Thu), don't forget to miss it.

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Saturday 1 October

  • Copycats (CBBC, 8.25am).
  • Rank the Prank (CBBC, 9am) Cake off.
  • Fighting Talk (Radio 5, 11am).
  • Great British Menu (BBC2, 12 noon) Three episodes.
  • Tipping Point (ITV, 1pm).
  • The Chase (ITV, 2pm).
  • Bargain Hunt (BBC1, 2.15).
  • The X Factor (ITV, 3pm; TV3, 3.55) Another chance to miss last Sunday's show.
  • Dinner Date Day (ITVBe, 3pm) To 10pm.
  • Ninja Warrior (ITV, 5pm) Another chance to see last year's shows.


  • Pointless Celebrities (BBC1, 5.30) News, with Alastair Stewart, Charlene White, Emily Maitlis, Nick Robinson, Susanna Reid, Piers Morgan, Rageh Omaar, Cathy Newman.
  • Strictly Come Dancing (BBC1, 6.20) Onwards and upwards.
  • Go For It (ITV, 7pm) Michael Jackson in one second.
  • The X Factor (ITV and TV3, 8pm) Judges' "houses". The Xtra Factor follows on ITV2 and TV3 at 9.30.
  • The Voice India Kids (&tv, 8pm).
  • Winning Streak (RTE1, 8.05).
  • 5 Star Family Reunion (BBC1, 8.25).
  • 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (C4, 9pm) Lee Mack, Catherine Tate, Sean Lock, Miles Jupp, with John Cooper Clarke in the corner.

Sunday 2 October

  • Airmageddon (CBBC, 10am) Last of the heats.
  • Chopping Block (ITV, 11am) Another chance to see the cookery contest.
  • Bargain Hunt (BBC1, 12.15).
  • The X Factor (ITV, 2.35; TV3 3pm) Another chance to miss last night's show.
  • The Great British Bake Off (BBC1 3.15; not Scotland) Botany.
  • Tipping Point (ITV, 4.05).


  • Penn and Teller Fool Us in Vegas (C5, 6.05) The series continues.
  • The Chase with Celebrities (ITV, 6.30) Katherine Ryan (Taskmaster winner), George Shelley (singer), Faye Brookes (Coronation Street), Bobby Davro (bad diver).
  • Strictly Come Dancing (BBC1, 7.15) With a performance by Barry Gibb.
  • The X Factor (ITV and TV3, 7.30) The dirty dozen are announced. The Xtra Factor follows on ITV2 and TV3 at 9.
  • Battlebots (Spike, 8pm) Quarter-finals.
  • The Voice India Kids (&tv, 8pm).
  • QI XL (BBC2, 10.15) Long Lost.

Weekday Daytimes

  • Tout le Monde Veut Prendre Sa Place (TV5, 10.43).
  • Bargain Hunt (BBC1, 12.15).
  • The Edge (BBC2, 1.15; Scot not We).
  • Decimate (BBC1, 2.15).
  • Who's Doing the Dishes? (ITV, 3pm) With Jayne Torvill (dancer on ice), Lesley Garrett (singer), Ian H Watkins (Step), Jay Aston (Bucks Fizzer), Debbie McGee (magician's assistant).
  • Countdown (C4, 3.10; not Fr) Pam Ayres and (from Th) Kate Williams.
  • Questions Pour un Champion (TV5, 3.28).
  • Tipping Point (ITV, 4pm).
  • Four in a Bed (C4, 4pm)
  • The Link (BBC2, 4.30).
  • Come Dine with Me (C4, 4.30).
  • The Chase (ITV, 5pm).
  • My Kitchen Rules (C4, 5pm) Competitive restaurants in your own home.
  • Pointless (BBC1, 5.15) Repeats.
  • Eggheads (BBC2, 6pm; not Fr) Now we are nine...
  • Strictly Come Dancing It Takes Two (BBC2, 6.30; 6pm Fri) Zoe Ball hosts the spin-off.
  • Great British Menu (BBC2, 7.30; not Mo, also 7pm Tu. Scot 7pm Thu, NI 7pm Fri, Wales 9.30 Fri) Thames and Meridian.
  • Masterchef Australia (W, 8pm; Mo 7.30, We 7pm).

Monday 3 October

  • Quote... Unquote (Radio 4, 3pm) Dan Antopolski, Janet Ellis, Kirsty Lang, John Sergeant.
  • Y Gemau Gwyllt (S4C, 5pm) Assault course and mountain biking.
  • The Unbelievable Truth (Radio 4, 6.30) Henning Wehn, Rich Hall, Lloyd Langford, Holly Walsh.
  • University Challenge (BBC2, 8pm) St Andrews vs Worcester Oxford.
  • Only Connect (BBC2, 8.30) Maltsters vs Policy Wonks.
  • Sarah Beeny's Four Rooms (More4, 9pm) Taxidermy bear.
  • Go 8 Bit (Dave, 10pm) Dave Gorman and Josie Long play Frogger and Pong.
  • Would I Lie to You? (BBC1, 10.45; Wales 11.10, NI 11.15)
  • News Quiz Extra (Radio 4 Extra, 11pm).

Tuesday 4 October

  • Counterpoint 2006 (Radio 4 Extra, 4pm).
  • Duck Quacks Don't Echo (The Satellite Channel, 8pm) Jo Brand, Philip Glenister, Josh Widdecombe.
  • 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (C4, 10.30) Repeat.
  • Room 101 (BBC1 England, 10.45; Wales 11.10, Scot, NI 11.45).

Wednesday 5 October

  • Bake Off (BBC1, 8pm) Desserts.
  • All Star Mr and Mrs, Miss, or Mr (ITV, 8pm) Charlotte Hawkins and Mark Herbert, Wayne Sleep and José Bergera, Matt and Angela Le Tissier.
  • Dinner Date (ITVBe, 8pm) Helen from Essex.
  • Hell's Kitchen Us (ITV2, 9pm) Family service.
  • A Question of Sport (BBC1, 10.45; Wales 11.10, NI 11.45) Goldie Sayers, Christian Malcolm, Stephen Gallacher, Eoin Reddan.

Thursday 6 October

  • Radio Active (Radio 4 Extra, 8.30) Mike Says... Here's a Bit of Talent. A spoof of every talent show from 1987. Also 12.30 and 7.30.
  • It's Not What You Know (Radio 4, 6.30) Zoe Lyons, Adrian Chiles, Mae Martin.
  • Celwydd Noeth (S4C, 8.25).
  • Hive Minds (BBC4, 8.30) Cruciverbalists and Methodologists try to stay in.
  • The Apprentice (BBC1, 9pm) From the Wimbledon Car Boot Sale. You're Fired follows on BBC2 at 10pm, now hosted by Rhod Gilbert.
  • Hunted (C4, 9pm).
  • Dating in the Dark (ITV2, 9pm).
  • A League of Their Own (The Satellite Channel, 9pm) Harry Redknapp, David Walliams, Johanna Konta.
  • Celebrity Juice (ITV2, 10pm) Vicky Pattison, Johnny Vegas, Danny Miller.
  • The Chase (ITV, 10.40).

Friday 7 October

  • Y Cwis Pop (Radio Cymru, 6pm).
  • The News Quiz (Radio 4, 6.30) Dane Baptiste.
  • A Question of Sport (BBC1, 7.30; not Wales, Scotland).
  • Mastermind (BBC2 8pm; NI 7pm Sat, Wales 7.30 Sat) Queen, Laura Knight, Anita Roddick, Don Revie.
  • Would I Lie to You? (BBC1, 8.30) Rhod Gilbert, Jamie Laing, Tracy-Ann Oberman, Claudia Winkleman.
  • Have I Got News for You (BBC1, 9pm)
  • The Great British Bake Off An Extra Slice (BBC2, 9.30; Wales 10pm).
  • Mock the Week (BBC2, 10pm; Wales 11pm) James Acaster, Rob Beckett, Ed Gamble, token woman Sara Pascoe, John Robins.

Sign language interpretation

  • Fort Boyard Ultimate Challenge (ITV and CITV, 6am Sat and Sun).
  • May the Best House Win (ITV3, 3.50am Mon) Two episodes.
  • The Great British Bake Off (BBC2, 1.45am Tue; Scot 2.15am).
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