BBC Four

BBC Four

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bbcfour

The British Broadcasting Corporation's 4th channel concentrating on documentaries and culture.

United Kingdom

TV guide - Sunday, 15/12/19

00:05
Radio 2 in Concert
Multi-million selling British singer songwriter Dido performs a rare and intimate concert from the BBC's Maida Vale Studios. Dido's first two albums, "No Angel" and "Life For Rent" are among the best-selling albums in UK chart history and both are in the top 10 best-selling albums of the 2000s in the UK. Expect her to perform tracks from both LPs as well as songs from her recent fifth album, her first in six years, entitled "Still On My Mind" which sees her join forces again with her brother and long-time collaborator Rollo Armstrong.
01:05
Peaky BlindersIMDB 8.8/10

Birmingham after the First World War: The brothers Tommy, Arthur and John Shelby have returned from the war. They want to make money with illegal betting, arms trading and black market transactions. They do not hesitate to use brutal violence. Police Inspector Campbell is following them.
02:00
Peaky BlindersIMDB 8.8/10

Birmingham after the First World War: The brothers Tommy, Arthur and John Shelby have returned from the war. They want to make money with illegal betting, arms trading and black market transactions. They do not hesitate to use brutal violence. Police Inspector Campbell is following them.
03:00
Peaky BlindersIMDB 8.8/10

Birmingham after the First World War: The brothers Tommy, Arthur and John Shelby have returned from the war. They want to make money with illegal betting, arms trading and black market transactions. They do not hesitate to use brutal violence. Police Inspector Campbell is following them.
04:00
Closedown
19:00
The Women's Football Show
Kelly Somers presents highlights of the Women's Super League from Manchester City as the face Brighton & Hove Albion. This week also features highlights between Everton and Arsenal, plus all the goals from the rest of the WSL.
19:30
Secrets of Skin
Professor Ben Garrod explores the evolution of the body's largest organ, Skin, starting with how the same basic structure has allowed vertebrates to conquer every corner of the planet.
20:00
Wonders of the Great Barrier Reef with Iolo Williams
Iolo Williams travels over a thousand miles with a specialist dive team looking for signs of hope the Great Barrier Reef can survive the threat of global warming.
21:00
Ireland with Simon ReeveIMDB 7.1/10

22:00
Norman Wisdom: His StoryIMDB 8.1/10

From street urchin to Knight of the realm: Norman Wisdom, once the biggest film star in the country. His life story told through the people who knew him well: his son and daughter Nick and Jaqui Wisdom and his daughter-in-law Kim, Stephen Frears, Ricky Tomlinson, Leslie Phillips, Honor Blackman and Dame Vera Lynn. A man who rarely stepped out of character in public whose highly individual comic style hid the private tragedy of his early life.
23:00
Northern Ballet's Victoria
Wife, mother, lover, Empress. The extraordinary story of Queen Victoria is brought to life in Norther Ballet's latest production, with choreography by Cathy Marston.

TV guide - Monday, 16/12/19

00:55
Peaky BlindersIMDB 8.8/10

Birmingham after the First World War: The brothers Tommy, Arthur and John Shelby have returned from the war. They want to make money with illegal betting, arms trading and black market transactions. They do not hesitate to use brutal violence. Police Inspector Campbell is following them.
01:55
Peaky BlindersIMDB 8.8/10

Birmingham after the First World War: The brothers Tommy, Arthur and John Shelby have returned from the war. They want to make money with illegal betting, arms trading and black market transactions. They do not hesitate to use brutal violence. Police Inspector Campbell is following them.
02:55
Peaky BlindersIMDB 8.8/10

Birmingham after the First World War: The brothers Tommy, Arthur and John Shelby have returned from the war. They want to make money with illegal betting, arms trading and black market transactions. They do not hesitate to use brutal violence. Police Inspector Campbell is following them.
03:50
Closedown
19:00
Christmas University ChallengeIMDB 6.7/10

Academic quiz show which tests the knowledge of university students.
19:30
Secrets of Skin
Skin has evolved to enable animals to move through a range of habitats. Professor Ben Garrod explores how adaptations on and in the skin allow birds to fly, sharks to be built for speed and sugar gliders to take to the air.
20:00
Natural WorldIMDB 8.6/10

Natural World is the BBC Natural History Unit's award winning strand of one-off wildlife documentaries. The strand has been running for over 30 years, with 500+ films to its name.
21:00
Toy Empire: The British Force Behind Star Wars Toys
Star Wars super-fan David Whiteley celebrates how an unassuming band of designers and factory workers in Leicestershire created the toys which were to define a generation.
21:30
The Galaxy Britain Built: The British Force Behind Star Wars
Behind the scenes of Star Wars with the British talent who brought the Galaxy to life.