Channel 4

Channel 4

https://www.channel4.com/

Channel 4 is a British public-service free-to-air television network that began transmission on 2 November 1982. Although largely commercially self-funded, it is ultimately publicly owned; originally a subsidiary of the Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA)

United Kingdom

TV guide - Tuesday, 10/12/19

00:10
First Dates
Can dancing accountant Robert sweep French aristocrat Gladys off her feet? Self-confessed Jack the Lad Joey and fashion blogger Jodie meet by chance the night before their date. (S9 Ep6)
01:05
Flirty Dancing
Ashley Banjo creates an intimate dance in a moonlit park for a hesitant Lily and Jake. In Portmeirion, Wales, Briony meets Baz, who must find the confidence to take the lead. (S2 Ep5)
02:00
Le Week-End
(2013) Comedy-drama starring Jim Broadbent and Lindsay Duncan. A 30th wedding anniversary trip to Paris exposes the fault lines in a couple's relationship. Strong language/sex/drugs.
03:35
Unreported World
Timbuktu's Lost Treasures: Krishnan Guru-Murthy travels to Mali, where continual fighting has severely impacted tourism and threatened the upkeep of significant historic sites. (S38 Ep5)
04:00
Grand Designs Australia
Architect Adrian and his partner Liz buy a 100-year-old vinegar factory to turn into a family home, but are soon beset by building issues and money troubles. (S6 Ep10/10)
04:55
Sun, Sea and Brides to Be
A bride's radical black theme ruffles feathers. A no-frills ceremony proves frustrating for one planner, and a couple who've been together for 45 years finally wed in the sun. (Ep20)
05:50
Countdown
Nick Hewer and Rachel Riley host as contestants race against the clock to pit their wits against vowels, consonants and numbers. Suzannah Lipscomb is in Dictionary Corner with Susie Dent.
06:30
The King of Queens
Trash Talker: Deacon unwittingly befriends Doug's nemesis from his school days, which causes problems in their friendship.
06:55
The King of Queens
Precedent Nixin': Doug and Carrie visit Doug's parents in Florida. Carrie asks Deacon and Kelly to join them so that they won't be able to stay with her in-laws. But the plans go awry...
07:20
The King of Queens
Foe: Pa: Arthur makes a fool of himself and ruins Carrie's job interview.
07:45
Everybody Loves Raymond
Frank's Tribute: Ray and Robert are roped into making a celebratory film when Frank is elected 'Man of the Year' at his lodge, but they find out that no one at the lodge likes him.
08:10
Everybody Loves Raymond
Cruising with Marie: Frank gets injured before going on a Caribbean cruise with Marie, so Ray stands in for him, sharing a tiny cabin with his mother, and being mistaken for her lover.
08:40
Frasier
The Wizard and Roz: Frasier seeks advice from his mentor, who seems more interested in Roz, and Daphne tries to convince Niles that she is psychic.
09:10
Frasier
Semi-Decent Proposal: Frasier agrees to escort his former high school prom queen to her surprise birthday party but his goal is to spend time with her attractive friend.
09:40
Frasier
A Passing Fancy: Frasier tutors Lorna's son Kirby in exchange for a date with Claire, while Roz gets a day off as a reward for taking Kirby to the prom.
10:10
Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares USA
Gordon Ramsay revisits the Spanish Pavillion in New Jersey, and Kingston Café, La Frite, and Capri in California to find out if they have continued to follow his advice.
11:05
Undercover Boss USA
Situated near Lake Tahoe, Squaw Valley is one of the largest ski resorts in the United States. CEO Andy Wirth takes up a new identity in order to work incognito among his own employees.
12:00
Channel 4 News Summary
Channel 4's midday news summary.
12:05
The People's Vet
At Huyton, head vet Matt searches for the cause of wandering tomcat Loki's lame left leg. And inseparable American bulldog crosses Lexie and Floyd come in to get checked over. (S2 Ep2)
13:05
Escape to the Chateau: DIY
As Jonathan and Michael prepare their chateau for the big wedding, a sewage issue threatens their whole first floor. Mandy and Steve's pool problems persist. (S1 Ep7)
14:10
Countdown
Nick Hewer and Rachel Riley host as contestants race against the clock to pit their wits against vowels, consonants and numbers. Suzannah Lipscomb is in Dictionary Corner with Susie Dent.
15:00
Find It, Fix It, Flog It
Simon and Henry head to north Wales where Henry finds an antique cannon in antique dealers Sue and Josh's storage shed. Simon finds a croquet set in need of restoration. (S4 Ep17)
16:00
A Place in the Sun
Lisa has been visiting Menorca since she was a baby. With fond memories of the island, she's now looking to buy a family holiday home in her favourite resort of Cala en Porter.
17:00
Kirstie's Handmade Christmas
It's Kirstie's best papercraft competition. There's a guide on how to cut and fold a fabulous festive scene and a blacksmith who plans to create a cracking Christmas character. (S8 Ep12/15)
18:00
The Simpsons
Treehouse of Horror VI: Homer is sucked into a 3D digital dimension, and ends up trapped in the real, non-animated world.
18:30
Hollyoaks
Yasmine is torn about her friendship with Finn. James confronts Liam when his actions affect his family. The future is looking bright for Sally when she gets some promising news.
19:00
Channel 4 News
Includes sport and weather.
20:00
New: Kirstie's Handmade Christmas
Kirstie Allsopp returns with more Christmas ideas. From makes that transform the home to food and drink that's totally indulgent, it's guaranteed to make everyone feel fabulously festive.
21:00
New: Amazing Spaces: Northern...
...Lights Adventure: In this snowy special, George Clarke and Will Hardie explore the many architectural gems of Finland, including a caravan on skis, and a city built underneath Helsinki.
22:00
New: First Dates
PR exec Claudia, who's 26, looks for a date who won't make her feel 'ick'. And 71-year-old music producer Barry dates a former member of a pop group. (S13 Ep5)
23:05
Gogglebox
What do the armchair critics make of The Crown; Victoria Derbyshire; The X Factor: Celebrity; The Andrew Marr Show; Panorama: The Prince and the Epstein Scandal; and First Dates? (S14 Ep13)

TV guide - Wednesday, 11/12/19

00:10
Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares USA
Gordon Ramsay visits Mojito, a Cuban cafe in Brooklyn, New York, where owners Marcelo and Kata fight over everything, driving customers away with their high-volume bickering.
01:00
The Supervet
A beloved overweight bulldog called Buster needs new knees. And a pug called Doug requires a risky spinal surgery to remove a cyst, with no guarantee he will recover. (S11 Ep2/6)
01:55
George Clarke's Amazing Spaces
George Clarke checks out Japan's groundbreaking small space designs. And he and Will Hardie start building their own four-tonne toy tree house. (S7 Ep1/8)
02:50
Grand Designs
Kevin McCloud looks at a couple's plans to turn a crumbling, disused violin factory in Waterloo, central London, into a huge loft-style living space.
03:50
Come Dine with Me
In Great Yarmouth, highly critical trainee barrister JP is up against hairdresser Sarah, mum Kizzy and IT teacher Aisha, so the pressure is on him in the final night of competition.
04:45
Coast vs Country
Joanne and Ernest want to move from the outskirts of London to the perfect family home in Kent. Joanne thinks their family will benefit from the countryside, but Ernest prefers the coast.
05:40
Kirstie's Handmade Christmas
Kirstie Allsopp shows you how to make wonderful glittery baubles.
05:50
Countdown
Nick Hewer and Rachel Riley host as contestants race against the clock to pit their wits against vowels, consonants and numbers. Suzannah Lipscomb is in Dictionary Corner with Susie Dent.
06:30
The King of Queens
Tank Heaven: Doug sabotages Carrie's relationship with her new colleagues. Spence and Danny use Arthur as a babe-magnet.
06:55
The King of Queens
Altar Ego: When Spence finds out that his ex-girlfriend Denise is getting married, he recruits Doug, Deacon and Danny to help him change her mind.
07:20
The King of Queens
Icky Shuffle: Arthur needs a replacement shuffleboard partner when Carrie comes down with a cold. Doug's no good, so he convinces Spence to join him for the big tournament...
07:45
Everybody Loves Raymond
Ray Home Alone: Ray spends time at home alone when Debra takes the kids to visit her parents, but he can't sleep.
08:10
Everybody Loves Raymond
Big Shots: Ray tries to get to the front of the queue to meet the New York Mets' 1969 'miracle' team at the Baseball Hall of Fame.
08:40
Frasier
A Day in May: Frasier comforts a crestfallen husband whose house has been put up for sale after his wife abandoned him, taking the children with her.
09:10
Frasier
Cranes Go Caribbean: Frasier is horrified when he learns Martin, Niles and Daphne are going to accompany him on his trip to Belize with Claire.
09:40
Frasier
Don Juan in Hell (Part 1/2): As Frasier returns from a disastrous trip to Belize with his family, he is faced with the ghosts of past loves.
10:10
Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares USA
Gordon Ramsay tackles a struggling seafood restaurant in Manhattan. The Black Pearl is hampered by debts, kitchen problems and three different owners who are all trying to run things.
11:05
Undercover Boss USA
Fatburger, which was founded in the 1950s in Los Angeles, is known as the 'last great hamburger stand'. CEO Andy Wiederhorn dons a disguise to go undercover in his own organisation.
12:00
Channel 4 News Summary
Channel 4's midday news summary.
12:05
The People's Vet
Huyton head vet Matt is baffled by the mystery pain that's bothering Bronson the Mastweiler. And we meet Sam the lovebird who looks after his injured mate Sammy. (S2 Ep3)
13:05
Escape to the Chateau: DIY
Mandy and Steve's first guests of the season are about to turn up, but their pool is still a nightmare. Meanwhile, Angel reveals some clever, cheap wedding tips. (S1 Ep8/20)
14:10
Countdown
Nick Hewer and Rachel Riley host as contestants race against the clock to pit their wits against vowels, consonants and numbers. Suzannah Lipscomb is in Dictionary Corner with Susie Dent.
15:00
Find It, Fix It, Flog It
In this episode, Simon accidently puts his foot through a drum, while Henry decides he's a silver surfer. They also uncover a gramophone and a stow-away bed to restyle. (S4 Ep18)
16:00
A Place in the Sun
Steve and Linda have been visiting Spain for over 10 years and feel that now's the perfect time to buy their very own holiday home on the Orihuela Costa.
17:00
Kirstie's Handmade Christmas
Four talented makers race against the clock to create a seasonal stocking. There are also tips on ways to improve your festive stitching. (S8 Ep13/15)
18:00
The Simpsons
King-Size Homer: Homer tries to put on enough weight to be classified as disabled so that he can work from home.
18:30
Hollyoaks
Mercedes is plagued by a mystery tormentor. James and Liam reach an understanding, but James has an ulterior motive. Yasmine is hurt after confronting Edward about Finn.
19:00
Channel 4 News
Includes sport and weather.
20:00
New: The Secret Life of the Zoo...
...at Christmas: As the festive season approaches at Chester, the zoo's youngsters - from giraffes to monkeys - are about to have their first Christmas, and there are other newbies, too.
21:00
New: My Grandparents' War
Kristin Scott Thomas: The actor uncovers the story of how her grandfather William saved thousands at Dunkirk while serving as a commanding officer in the Royal Navy throughout WWII. (Ep3/4)