TV Guide 2017-05-20

New series of !mpossible (BBC1, weekdays), and The 3rd Degree (R4, Mon). Master of Photography also returns (Artsworld, Thu).

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


Saturday 20 May

  • Fighting Talk (R5, 11am).
  • Tipping Point (ITV, 11.15).
  • Great British Menu (BBC2, 12 noon) Two episodes, repeated from last week.
  • Bigheads (ITV, 12.25).
  • Come Dine with Me (C4, 1pm) Five from Cumbria.
  • Bargain Hunt (BBC1, 1.15).
  • Dinner Date Day (ITVBe, 4pm) Six episodes, to 10pm.
  • Catchphrase (ITV, 4.30) Another chance to miss a "classic" episode with Stephen Mulhern.
  • Britain's Got More Talent (ITV, 5.15) Stephen Mulhern continues to take over your Saturday night.
  • Debatable (BBC2 Scotland, 5.40); Celebrity Eggheads (BBC2 Scotland, 6.25) Catching up with network.


  • Pointless Celebrities (BBC1, 6.35) Musicals, with Tim Rice and Don Black, Siobhan Dillon and Connie Fisher, Claire Sweeney and Nigel Planey, Cory English and Phill Jupitus.
  • Take Me Out (ITV and 3e, 6.45) Take Me Out The Gossip follows on ITV2 at 9pm Sunday.
  • This Territory's Got Talent (ITV and TV3, 8pm) More Talent follows on ITV2 and 3e at 9.15.
  • Who Dares Wins (BBC1, 8.15).
  • QI XL (BBC2, 10.35; Wales 11.35, NI 12.50am Sun-into-Mon) Messing with your mind.
  • Rupaul's Drag Race (TruTV, 11pm) Two.

Sunday 21 May

  • Great British Menu (BBC2, 11.30) Three episodes, repeated from last week.
  • Tipping Point (ITV, 12.05).
  • Bargain Hunt (BBC1, 12.15).
  • Who's Doing the Dishes? (ITV, 1.05) Diana Moran.
  • The Chase (ITV, 2.05).
  • This Territory's Got Talent (ITV 3.05; TV3 1.30) From last night.


  • Pointless Celebrities (BBC1, 5.50) Mixed bag, repeated from 3 September.
  • Dragons' Den (BBC2, 7pm; not NI) Repeats.
  • Bigheads (ITV, 7pm; 3e, 8pm) Hasn't this finished yet?
  • The Bachelor (ITVBe, 7pm) After the final.
  • Y Talwrn (Radio Cymru, 7pm).
  • Rupaul's Drag Race (TruTV, 10.30).
  • Would I Lie to You? (BBC1 Scotland, 10.30) Not quite abutting the Scottish Leaders' Debate.

Weekday Daytimes

  • Tout le Monde Veut Prendre Sa Place (TV5, 10.43).
  • Couples Come Dine with Me (C4, 12.05).
  • Bargain Hunt (BBC1, 12.15).
  • Two Tribes (BBC2, 1pm, not Tu, 1.10 We not Scot, also 1.30 Th Scot).
  • Dickinson's Real Deal (ITV, 2pm).
  • Countdown (C4, 2.10; not Th) Dan Walker (Mo-Tu: Chris Hollins).
  • !mpossible (BBC1, 2.15) A new series, featuring answers that are out of place.
  • Masterpiece (ITV, 3pm) Which antique is worth £1000?
  • Fifteen-to-One (C4, 3pm) Will anyone net a time crystal?
  • Questions Pour un Champion (TV5, 3.28) Est-ce je suis Henri Kellie?
  • Tipping Point (ITV, 4pm; 3e 5pm).
  • Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is (BBC1, 4.30).
  • Babushka (ITV, 5pm) Last week of this series.
  • Four in a Bed (C4, 5pm).
  • Pointless (BBC1, 5.15; 3e at 7pm).
  • Come Dine with Me (C4, 5.30) Derbyshire; repeats.
  • First Class Chefs Family Style (Disney, 5.31; not Fr)
  • Debatable (BBC2, 6pm; not Fr, Scot not Th, not Wales).
  • Eggheads (BBC2, 6.45; not Fr, Wales 6pm, Scot not Th) Celebrity editions; see daily listings for details.
  • Great British Menu (BBC2, 7.30; Scot 6.30 Th, Wales 10pm Fr) North East this week.

Monday 22 May

  • The 3rd Degree (Radio 4, 3pm) Roehampton at the start of a new series.
  • Celebrity Eggheads (BBC2, 6.45) Cooks.
  • Just a Minute (Radio 4, 6.30) Paul Merton, Pam Ayres, Zoe Lyons, Julian Clary.
  • Know the Score (RTE1, 7.30).
  • Would I Lie to You (BBC1, 8.30; not Scotland).
  • The Fake News Show (C4, 8.30).
  • Go 8 Bit (Dave, 10pm) Rob Beckett and Zoe Lyons. Followed by Go 8 Bit Dlc.
  • Don't Ask Me Ask The Viewers Who Were Watching Last Tuesday (ITV, 10.50; UTV 11.25).
  • 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (C4, 10.55).
  • Have I Got a Bit More News for You (BBC1, 10.45; Scot 11.00, NI 11.20, Wales 11.45); News Quiz Extra (Radio 4 Extra, 11.00) Extended highlights from Friday's shows.

Tuesday 23 May

Coverage of a bombing in Manchester moved Bargain Hunt to BBC2 at noon, and delayed !mpossible to 2.30.

  • Celebrity Eggheads (BBC2, 6.45) Telly presenters.
  • Don't Ask Me Ask The Viewers (ITV, 8pm).
  • Masterchef The Professionals (RTE2, 8.30).
  • Taskmaster (Dave, 9pm) Video call.
  • 8 Out of 10 Cats (E4, 10pm).

Wednesday 24 May

  • Celebrity Eggheads (BBC2, 6.45) More paralympians.
  • Dinner Date (ITVBe, 8pm) Sasha from London.
  • Your Face or Mine (Comedy Central, 8pm) Louis and Aida.
  • Masterchef The Professionals (RTE2, 8.30).
  • Bake Off Crème de la Crème (BBC2, 9pm) Semi-final two has moved.
  • A Question of Sport (BBC1, 10.45; Scot 12 midnight, NI 12.10am) Multiple choice highlights.

Thursday 25 May

  • Celebrity Eggheads (BBC2, 6.45) BBC Asian Network.
  • Master of Photography (Artsworld, 8pm) Oliviero Toscani, Caroline Hunter, and Darcy Padilla judge; this week, the theme is travel.
  • Celwydd Noeth (S4C, 8.25).
  • Masterchef The Professionals (RTE2, 8.30).
  • Project Runway (Lifetime, 9pm) Two episodes.
  • Mock the Week (BBC2, 10pm; not NI) Repeat.
  • Celebrity Juice (ITV2, 10pm; 3e, 9pm Fri) James Blunt, Vicky Pattison, Jonathan Cheban.

Friday 26 May

  • Stop the Press (R Scotland, 1.30).
  • The News Quiz (R4, 6.30) Holly Walsh and Andrew Maxwell.
  • Have I Got News for You (BBC1, 9pm) Ed Balls hosts, with Janet Street-Porter and Henning Wehn.
  • QI (BBC2, 10pm; not NI, Wales) Noisy Noses.
  • 8 Out of 10 Cats (C4, 12.10am) Repeated from E4.

Sign language interpretation

  • Kerwhizz (Cbeebies, 2.45pm Sat).
  • Swashbuckle (Cbeebies, 3.10pm Sat and Sun).
  • Chopping Block (STV, 1.20am Sun).
  • May the Best House Win (ITV3, 3.20am Mon) Two episodes.
  • Masterchef (BBC2, 12.15am Tue-Thu, 1.05am Fri)
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