Tag: Doctor Who: Unleashed

UK TV programmes to watch this week : 09/12/2023

Doctor Who (BBC 1/HD | 6:30pm to 7:35pm | Saturday 9th December)

The Giggle. Episode 3. The giggle of a mysterious puppet is driving the human race insane. When the Doctor discovers the return of an old enemy, he faces a fight he can never win. Neil Patrick Harris guest stars as 1960s villain the Toymaker and Ncuti Gatwa makes his debut as the latest incarnation of the Time Lord.

Doctor Who: Unleashed (BBC 3/HD | 7:35pm to 8:05pm | Saturday 9th December 2023)

The Giggle. Episode 3. Behind the scenes of the Time Lord’s adventures in the 60th anniversary specials.

Cher Meets Rylan (BBC 2/HD | 9:00pm to 10:00pm | Saturday 9th December 2023)

The singer and actress chats to the Radio 2 presenter about her new album Christmas, her biggest hits and her incredible life and career. Throughout the show there is archive footage from across the decades, illustrating Cher’s glittering music career, her success in film, the many iconic fashion choices, and how she has influenced so many.

Planet Earth III (BBC 1/HD | 6:20pm to 7:20pm | Sunday 10th December 2023)

Heroes. Series 3, episode 8. David Attenborough introduces conservation heroes fighting to save the world’s wildlife, from exploring remote jungles to going undercover to catch criminals in the illegal ivory trade. In South Africa, new breeding populations of black rhino are set up in safe havens where they will be protected from poachers, while a conservationist in Ecuador works to protect endangered frogs.

Vigil (BBC 1/HD | 9:00pm to 10:00pm | Sunday 10th December 2023) ** NEW SERIES + PICK OF THE WEEK **

The return of the crime drama, starring Suranne Jones and Rose Leslie. When a British Air Force weapons test goes disastrously wrong, DCI Amy Silva is called in to investigate, and finds herself caught in the crosshairs of a fraught international incident. The Air Force think they have the guilty party in custody and push for Amy and DI Kirsten Longacre to close the case. But Amy isn’t convinced.

Vigil (BBC 1/HD | 9:00pm to 10:00pm | Monday 11th December 2023)

Amy and Kirsten are battling for their lives, against a ruthless armed killer, as new evidence takes the case in a different direction. Amy travels to an Air Force base in the Middle East, where she learns someone on the base was complicit in the attack. Meanwhile in Scotland, Kirsten hunts down Chapman’s killer, determined not to let her pregnancy get in the way of her mission.

Vigil (BBC 1/HD | 9:00pm to 10:00pm | Tuesday 12th December 2023) ** MUST WATCH **

Eliza warns Amy to get control of her investigation after an officer is stabbed on the base. Kirsten, who now works with MI5 partner Ramsay, uncovers key evidence that links a squadron member to the attack. The force is running out of leads on Chapman’s killer leaving Kirsten to follow a hunch.

Love, Victor (BBC 3/HD | 11:20pm to 11:50pm | Wednesday 13th December 2023) ** MUST WATCH **

The Gay Award. Series 3, episode 7. Felix and Lake open up to each other about their relationship troubles and Mia and Andrew question their futures. Victor has mixed feelings about accepting an award.

Love, Victor (BBC 3/HD | 11:50pm to 12:20am | Wednesday 13th December 2023)

Brave. Series 3, episode 8. It’s Winter Carnival time and the gang face decisions about their future and who they’re meant to be with as they consider their plans after high school.

All TV guide information taken from DigiGuide — www.getdigiguide.tv/?p=1&r=15119.

UK TV programmes to watch this week : 02/12/2023

Doctor Who (BBC 1/HD | 6:30pm to 7:25pm | Saturday 2nd December)

Wild Blue Yonder. Episode 2. An out-of-control Tardis takes the Doctor and Donna to the furthest edge of adventure, to face the most desperate fight of their lives, with the fate of the universe at stake.

Doctor Who: Unleashed (BBC 3/HD | 7:25pm to 7:55pm | Saturday 2nd December 2023)

Wild Blue Yonder. Episode 2. Behind the scenes on the second in the series of specials marking the 60th anniversary of the sci-fi series.

Planet Earth III (BBC 2/HD | 6:20pm to 7:20pm | Sunday 3rd December 2023)

Human. Series 3, episode 7. The ways in which wild animals have adapted to survive in human population centres, from cobras in India hunting in houses, to macaques in Bali stealing mobile phones to barter with temple staff in return for food. Rhinos walk through the streets of Sauraha, Nepal, while in Australia, tawny frogmouths find streetlights useful in catching prey, but have to avoid being eaten by household cats.

Shetland (BBC 1/HD | 9:00pm to 10:00pm | Wednesday 6th December 2023) ** PICK OF THE WEEK **

As the police descend upon the Bain farm and begin their search, Calder and Tosh reunite to try to unravel the mystery. Police find a piece of Ellen’s clothing on the farm and Grace admits she argued with her the night Ellen left.

Love, Victor (BBC 3/HD | 10:55pm to 11:20pm | Wednesday 6th December 2023)

Lucas and Diego. Series 3, episode 5. Victor goes on an adventure to try move on from old relationships. Felix and Pilar attempt to maintain their relationship despite the fallout from Isabel and Armando. Benji revisits the past.

Love, Victor (BBC 3/HD | 11:20pm to 11:50pm | Wednesday 6th December 2023)

Agent of Chaos. Series 3, episode 6. Mia receives a surprising call from her father and Victor helps a closeted classmate. Armando and Isabel can’t decide on the best punishment for Pilar and Lake learns something upsetting about Lucy. Rahim’s uncle causes family drama.

All TV guide information taken from DigiGuide — www.getdigiguide.tv/?p=1&r=15119.

UK TV programmes to watch this week : 25/11/2023

Doctor Who (BBC 1/HD | 6:30pm to 7:30pm | Saturday 25th November 2023) ** NEW SERIES **

The Star Beast. Episode 1. Donna Noble’s past catches up with her, as she finds herself reunited with the time traveller. The first of three Doctor Who 60th anniversary specials starring David Tennant as the Fourteenth Doctor and Catherine Tate as companion Donna Noble, shown to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the sci-fi series.

Doctor Who: Unleashed (BBC 3/HD | 7:30pm to 8:00pm | Saturday 25th November 2023) ** NEW SERIES **

The Star Beast. Episode 1. A behind-the-scenes look at the first of Doctor Who’s 60th anniversary special episodes.

Planet Earth III (BBC 1/HD | 6:20pm to 7:20pm | Sunday 26th November 2023)

Extremes. Series 3, episode 6. David Attenborough reveals the extraordinary ways in which animals battle to survive in a world of extremes, from mountain summits to deserts, polar tundra to the world’s largest cave in Vietnam. On Ellesmere Island, a pack of Arctic wolves fight to rebuild their strength after one of the toughest winters on record, while in the mountains of Mexico, millions of Monarch butterflies huddle together to survive. But the calm is shattered when a storm hits their forest shelter.

Shetland (BBC 1/HD | 9:00pm to 10:00pm | Wednesday 29th November 2023) ** PICK OF THE WEEK **

Calder receives some devastating news and Harry and Donnie worry as Tosh follows a controversial new theory. Intelligence from the Met puts Bobby Bain in a new light and Farida admits the truth behind Akmal’s death.

Love, Victor (BBC Three/HD | 10:50pm to 11:20pm | Wednesday 29th November 2023) ** MUST WATCH **

The Setup. Series 3, episode 3. Victor’s parents introduce him to a gay-friendly church and Mia questions how she fits into Lake’s new relationship. Felix finds out his mum is dating and Benji’s new secret causes friction between him and Rahim.

Love, Victor (BBC Three/HD | 11:20pm to 11:50pm | Wednesday 29th November 2023) ** MUST WATCH **

You Up? Series 3, episode 4. An unforseen complication makes Victor reconsider his relationship and Lake pawns Mia off on Georgina for the day. Armando catches Pilar and Felix in a private moment and Rahim begins to tutor Benji.

Saving Lives at Sea (BBC 2/HD | 8:00pm to 9:00pm | Thursday 30th November 2023)

Expect the Unexpected. Series 8, episode 10.
On the Isle of Wight, the Bembridge crew race against time to save an old fishing trawler that’s become trapped on a submarine barrier, and is now taking on water. Just across the island, the Cowes team embark on a night time search for a missing jet skier.

All TV guide information taken from DigiGuide — www.getdigiguide.tv/?p=1&r=15119.