TV Guide 2020-08-29

As one talent show ends (The Voice Kids final, ITV, Sat), another resumes (Got Talent The Finalists, ITV, Sun). It's also the final of Glow Up (BBC2, Thu).

Rylan has been off our television screens for at least ten seconds, so it's time to bring him back on Supermarket Sweep (ITV, from Tue). New episodes of Tipping Point and The Chase come to daytimes (ITV, from Tue).

Adam Conover shows how to host The Crystal Maze (Nickelodeon, Fri). Watch and learn, Ayoade. Radio 4 has new episodes of The News Quiz (Fri). And remember Celebrity Game Night from Channel 5? It's got a new home (Comedy Central, Wed), and a new title (Comedy Game Night). Don't forget to miss it.

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The Voice UK


Saturday 29 August

  • Runaround (Talking Pictures, 9am) From 1980.
  • The Slammer (CBBC, 10.55) A classic episode with Mumford and Sons. No, don't turn off!
  • Four in a Bed (C4, 12 noon) Five episodes.
  • Celebrity Bake Off (C4, 3.40) A classic episode with Scarlett Moffatt.
  • The Yankee Masked Singer (ITV, 4pm) Last in the present series.


  • Rolling in It (ITV, 6.15) With Jimmy Carr, Crissy Rock, and Jordan Banjo.
  • Brightest Celebrity Family (VM1, 6.50) The final. Only available on Ireland.
  • Total Wipeout Freddie and Paddy Takeover (BBC1, 7pm).
  • The Talk Sport Quiz (Talk Sport, 7pm).
  • Quiz met Ballen (, 7.05).
  • The Voice of Holland of This Territory Kids (VM1 and ITV, 7.15) The finals.
  • Pointless Celebrities (BBC1, 7.40) Journalists, repeated.

Weekend repeats


  • Breaking the News (Radio Scotland, 11.30) From Friday.
  • Gêm Gartre (S4C, 5.45) From Friday.
  • Be' Ti'n Gwylio? (S4C, 7.30) From Wednesday.
  • BBC Brain (R4, 11pm) From Monday.


  • I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue (Radio 4, 12 noon) From last Monday.
  • The Voice etc Kids (ITV, 9.25am); Rolling in It (ITV, 11.10). From last night.

Britain's Got Talent

Sunday 30 August

  • Runaround (Talking Pictures, 9am) From 1980.
  • Bargain Hunt (BBC1, 11.45).


  • Got Talent (ITV, 6.30; VM1, 8.30) The finalists revealed, and a reminder of who they are.
  • Dragons' Den (BBC2, 7pm) A classic episode.

Supermarket Sweep

Weekday Daytimes

  • Bargain Hunt (BBC1, 12.15; Wales 11.45 Tu, Fr).
  • The Boss (BBC2, 1pm; not Tu).
  • Tipping Point, The Chase (ITV, from 2pm) All repeats.
  • Countdown (C4, 2.10) Linda Papadopoulos (Mo-We) and Paul Zenon (Th-Fr).
  • Celebrity Eggheads (BBC1, 2.15; Scot 1.45 We) Classic episodes.
  • Supermarket Sweep (ITV, 3pm; not Mo) New editions, with Rylan hosting.
  • The Yankee Masked Singer (ITV2, 3.50; not Mo) The third series, the one after they've finished on ITV.
  • Tipping Point (ITV, 4pm) Ben and the machine are back.
  • Switch (, 4.05).
  • The Chase (ITV, 5pm) Can Bradley give away new money? Yes he can.
  • Couples Come Dine with Me (C4, 5pm) Repeats.
  • Pointless (BBC1, 5.15) Repeats.
  • House of Games (BBC2, 6pm; not Fr) Andi Oliver's week, repeated. The Friday episode goes out at 5.30 next Saturday.
  • Celebrity Antiques Road Trip (BBC2, 7pm; not Fr).
  • Masterchef Down Under; My Restaurant Rules New Zealand (W, from 7pm) New episodes.

Monday 31 August

Holiday in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland

  • BBC Brain (Radio 4, 3pm) Heat 10.
  • Tenable (ITV, 3pm) One last repeat.
  • Fferm Ffactor Selebs (S4C, 6pm) Shown earlier this year.
  • I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue (Radio 4, 6.30) December 2018, Llandudno, with Tim, Richard Osman, Susan Calman, and Rob Brydon.
  • University Challenge (BBC2, 8.30) Darwin Cambirdge against St Andrews.
  • Canada's Drag Race (BBC1, 10.55; NI 11.25) "The Snow Ball".
  • Have I Got a Bit More Old News for You (BBC1, 11.55; NI 12.25am) From May 2019, with Katherine Ryan, Andy Hamilton, and Cariad Lloyd.

Tuesday 1 September

  • Who Goes There (Radio 4 Extra, 2pm) Biographical quiz.
  • Total Wipeout (BBC1, 11.35; not Wales) Repeat from Saturday.

Celebrity Game Night

Wednesday 2 September

  • Quote... Unquote (Radio 4 Extra, 9am and 2pm) Don't forget to miss it.
  • Dinner Date (ITVBe, 8pm) Liam Blackwell from The Only Way is Essex.
  • Be' Ti'n Gwylio? (S4C, 8.25).
  • Comedy Game Night (Comedy Central, 9pm) Liza Tarbuck hosts, Sue Perkins and Guz Khan are the captains. This week's guests are Clare Balding, Martine McCutcheon, and Perry Fenwick.

Bonus feature

  • Paul Sinha's General Knowledge (Radio 4, 6.30) This week: Clives.

Thursday 3 September

  • Celebrity Masterchef Back to Basics (BBC1, 12.05am; NI 12.35am) Repeat from last Thursday.
  • Booked (Radio 4 Extra, 9am and 2pm).
  • Celebrity Masterchef Back to Basics (BBC1, 8pm) A star is born.
  • Glow Up (BBC2, 8pm; Wales 8.30) The grand final.
  • A League of Their Own (The Satellite Channel, 9pm) Micah Richards, Dina Asher-Smith, Rhys James, Rob Beckett.

The Crystal Maze

Friday 4 September

  • Wordaholics (Radio 4 Extra, 9am and 2pm).
  • Breaking the News (Radio Scotland, 1.30).
  • The News Quiz (Radio 4, 6.30) Andy Zaltzman hosts, with guests including Helen Lewis and Daliso Chaponda.
  • The Crystal Maze Usa (Nickelodeon, 7pm) Adam Conover demonstrates how to host this programme, and when to talk to the teams. We reviewed this episode on 26 January.
  • Gêm Gartre (S4C, 8pm).
  • A Question of Sport (BBC1, 8.30) AP McCoy, Ugo Monye, Jade Jones, Gary Pallister.
  • 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (C4, 9pm) A repeat.
  • Got Talent The Finalists Revealed (ITV, 10.45) Repeat from Sunday.

Sign language interpretation

  • Small Fortune (ITV, 3am Sun).
  • Flour Power (BBC Scotland, 1pm Mon).
  • Home is Where the Art Is (BBC2, 1.10am Tue, 12.45am Thu).
  • Celebrity Masterchef Back to Basics (BBC2, 1.30am Wed).
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