UK TV programmes to watch this week : 01/06/2024

Doctor Who (BBC 1/HD | 6:50pm to 7:35pm | Saturday 1st June 2024)

Dot and Bubble. Series 14, episode 5. The world of Finetime seems happy and harmonious, but its people refuse to see the terrible danger they live in. The Doctor must convince them of the truth before it is too late.

Doctor Who: Unleashed (BBC 3/HD | 7:35pm to 8:05pm | Saturday 1st June 2024)

Dot and Bubble. Series 1, episode 5. Steffan Powell goes behind the scenes on Ncuti Gatwa’s first day of filming, and gets a crash course in work as a visual effects technician.

Canal Boat Diaries (Yesterday | 7:00pm to 8:00pm | Monday 3rd June 2024) ** NEW SERIES **

Braunston to Lapworth. Series 5, episode 1. Robbie Cumming journeys through Royal Leamington Spa and the historic town of Warwick with its medieval castle.

Lost Boys & Fairies (BBC 1/HD | 9:00pm to 10:00pm | Monday 3rd June 2024) ** PICK OF THE WEEK + NEW SERIES **

We’re All Just Children. Series 1, episode 1. Drama, starring Sion Daniel Young. Queer performance artist extraordinaire Gabriel and his partner Andy long to adopt a child. But Gabriel’s own history of childhood trauma threatens to completely derail the process.

Canal Boat Diaries (Yesterday | 7:00pm to 8:00pm | Tuesday 4th June 2024)

Yardley Wood to Netherton Tunnel. Series 5, episode 2. Robbie sets out to explore the meandering waterways of inner city Birmingham including the Soho Loop and the Engine Arm Canal.

Canal Boat Diaries (Yesterday | 7:00pm to 8:00pm | Wednesday 5th June 2024)

Hawne Basin to Stourbridge. Series 5, episode 3. Disaster strikes when the Naughty Lass collides with a low bridge on the Bumble Hole Canal Branch damaging a chimney.

Canal Boat Diaries (Yesterday | 7:00pm to 8:00pm | Thursday 6th June 2024)

Stourton to Wolverhampton. Series 5, episode 4. Robbie explores the picturesque Staffordshire and Worcestershire Canal.

Canal Boat Diaries (Yesterday | 7:00pm to 8:00pm | Friday 7th June 2024)

Wolverhampton to Anglesey Basin. Series 5, episode 5. It’s Robbie’s toughest trip yet as he battles through water weed on the Bradley Arm and gets stuck in silt on the Ridgacre Branch.

All TV guide information taken from DigiGuide —