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Channel 4+1

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 - Sunday, 19/01/20

The Wolverine
(2013) Fantasy action-adventure with Hugh Jackman. The hirsute superhero faces an onslaught of yakuza, samurai and ninjas when he visits an old friend in Japan. Contains violence.
The Last Leg
Jess Phillips MP and John Bishop join Adam Hills, Josh Widdicombe and Alex Brooker as the topical series returns for a new run. (S19 Ep1)
Hollyoaks Omnibus
Warren is back in the village and prepared to do whatever it takes to get back on top. Grace tries to give Courtney the wedding she desires, while Sienna receives heartbreaking news. [SL]
Extreme Chocolate Makers
An entomologist commissions Sarah Hardy to make a small chocolate version of a rare dung beetle. Mark Tilling creates a huge chocolate sensory garden for a Maidenhead hospice. (Ep4/10)
The Great Hotel Escape
Steph and Dom meet families who have quit the rat race to run hotels. Dom visits Hannah and Andrew in Norfolk; Sally and Robin get the keys to a Jacobean farmhouse. (Ep1)
The King of Queens
China Syndrome (Part 2/2): The last ever episode. On the flight to China, Doug and Carrie realise that home is where the heart is, but there's another surprise in store.
The King of Queens
Departure Time: Doug's parents ask him to sign a document giving him responsibility for when to 'pull the plug', if they ever get very ill, making Doug's sister Stephanie jealous.
07:50 Everybody Loves Raymond
Counselling: Debra decides she and Ray should visit a marriage counsellor. Although Ray is completely against the idea at first, he changes his mind when he meets the therapist.
Everybody Loves Raymond
Homework: When Ally's teacher overhears Ray commenting about the kids' excessive workload, she invites him to address the curriculum review board.
The Big Bang Theory
The Engagement Reaction: Howard finally tells his mother that he's engaged to Bernadette. Unfortunately, the news lands his mum in hospital. (S4 Ep23/24)
The Big Bang Theory
The Roommate Transmogrification: Raj decides to become Sheldon's flatmate after hearing Leonard and Priya engaging in a Star Trek bedroom fantasy. (S4 Ep24/24)
Frasier-Lite: Frasier, Roz and their colleagues compete against another radio station in a charity competition to see who can lose the most weight.
The Ann Who Came to Dinner: Frasier invites Roz's insurance agent friend Ann, who he once shared a disastrous date with, over for dinner.
Sunday Brunch
Tim Lovejoy and Simon Rimmer hosts with guests David Baddiel, Josie Long, Jason Manford and Sam & Mark. Danny McBride, Edi Patterson and Dean Charles Chapman. Plus Bombay Bicycle Club.
The Simpsons
The Old Man and the Key: Grandpa borrows Homer's car to impress a new lady (Olympia Dukakis) at the Springfield Retirement Castle; but he's not the only resident who's interested in her.
The Simpsons
Blame It on Lisa: The Simpsons go to Brazil to meet an orphan who Lisa's secretly been calling. But as soon as they arrive, Homer is kidnapped.
The Simpsons
Gump Roast: Aliens Kang and Kodos, decide that as Homer is the 'fat, selfish epitome of modern man' the earth must be destroyed. Guest starring Stephen Hawking and U2 as themselves.
Beat the Chef
Can a home cook recover from an early mistake, as they compete against chef James Tanner to make a better version of duck with winter vegetables? (Ep6)
Beat the Chef
Desserts are on the menu in this episode as the home cook and former chef of Britain's Restaurant of the Year, James Tanner, make their version of a plum pithivier. (Ep7)
Jamie and Jimmy's Friday Night...
...Feast: Comedian Rob Beckett helps create an all-you-can-eat Chinese buffet. Jamie makes a melt-in-your-mouth pie. And Jimmy takes Friday night nibbles to another level. (S7 Ep3)
National Treasure: Book of Secrets
(2007) Can our hero prove his ancestor's innocence in Abraham Lincoln's assassination using a clue left in John Wilkes Booth's diary? Nicolas Cage stars in the action-adventure sequel.
Channel 4 News
Including sport and weather
The Great Pottery Throw Down
The potters are tasked with hand-building an elaborate chess set and throwing miniature vases. Who will be potter of the week and who will be leaving the pottery? (S1 Ep2)
New: George Clarke's Old House,...
...New Home: George meets a family with a Victorian coach house that's more 1960s than 1860s, and helps a young couple in Hove get to grips with a 16th-century gate house. (S6 Ep3/5)
New: SAS: Who Dares Wins
The remaining recruits are split into teams before taking on the intense close-combat murderball and surf immersion - a notorious water beasting that simulates water torture. (S5 Ep3/6)
8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown
Jimmy Carr hosts as Sean Lock and Joe Wilkinson take on Jon Richardson and Kiri Pritchard-McLean. The Brett Domino Trio join Susie Dent in Dictionary Corner. (S19 Ep2)

TV guide - Monday, 20/01/20

The Gunman
(2015) Violent thriller starring Sean Penn. A mercenary who assassinated a Congolese politician finds his own life endangered when he returns to Africa. Strong language/graphic war scenes.
Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares USA
In Easton, Pennsylvania, Gordon visits struggling Italian restaurant Bella Luna, which is owned by Rosaria, who bought it to realise her son's ambition of becoming a chef. (S7 Ep8/10)
02:55 The Simpsons
Treehouse of Horror XVIII: Bart helps Kodos to contact his home planet, Homer lives a double life as a government assassin, and Ned Flanders turns the church into a Hell house.
The Simpsons
Weekend at Burnsie's: Dr Hibbert puts Homer on medicinal marijuana after he is attacked by a murder of crows.
The Simpsons
Love, Springfieldian Style: On Valentine's Day, the Simpsons get stuck in a tunnel. To pass time, Homer, Marge and Bart tell what they think of as romantic tales.
Come Dine with Me
In Derby, talkative housewife Tori Yerbury, Canadian drama teacher Allison Hunt, babyfaced Tom Flannery, and prankster Jeff Foster take part in the competitive dining competition.
05:10 Extreme Chocolate Makers
Emma and Mark Baravelli attempt to create a chocolate replica of the Rutherford atomic model for the Nuclear Awards. (Ep8/10)
Kirstie's Handmade Treasures
Kirstie Allsopp gets her bangers in a twist making sausages and pork pies for a competition at the Nidderdale Show in North Yorkshire.
The Great Hotel Escape
Dom demolishes walls at Stef and Simon's 16th-century castle in western Scotland, while in Norfolk Hannah and Andrew try to get their Georgian townhouse hotel on the map. (Ep2)
06:50 Countdown
Nick Hewer and Rachel Riley host as contestants race against the clock to pit their wits against vowels, consonants and numbers. Paul Zenon is in Dictionary Corner with Susie Dent.
I'm Getting My Act Together and Sticking It in Your Face: Rebecca tries to come to terms with the fact that she's broken off her marriage to Robin but struggles with the task. (S9 Ep16/25)
Sam Time Next Year: Sam's annual Valentine's Day get-together with Lauren is put at risk when he develops back trouble. Frasier and Lilith try to merge their therapy groups. (S9 Ep17/25)
The King of Queens
Swim Neighbors: Carrie refuses to have a shared garden with the neighbours, so they spite her by building a swimming pool, which proves too tempting for Doug...
08:45 The King of Queens
S'No Job: Doug's Uncle Stu asks Doug to get his son Danny a job at IPS, but Doug doesn't want to work with his cousin.
Everybody Loves Raymond
Pet the Bunny: As a challenge, Ray writes a eulogy for Frank, who hasn't died yet. In it, he describes a memory of watching his tough dad pet the family bunny, Hoppy.
09:40 Everybody Loves Raymond
Who Am I?: After Ray and Debra spend an evening apart, Ray admits he no longer enjoys his juvenile pursuits with his friends.
Freudian Sleep: Frasier gets the wrong end of the stick when he overhears Martin inviting Eddie on his romantic weekend away with Ronee, and invites himself along.
Caught in the Act: Frasier agrees to get Roz tickets for Alice to see child entertainer Nanny G, who also happens to be his ex-wife.
Undercover Boss USA
Jose Costa is President of Maaco, number one automotive care franchise in the world, based in North Carolina. He dons a disguise to meet the staff who keep his firm on the road to success.
Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares USA
Sebastian's, a pizzeria in Burbank, Los Angeles, desperately needs Gordon Ramsay's culinary expertise, but its owner won't heed the famous chef's advice.
Channel 4 News Summary
Channel 4's midday news summary.
Sun, Sea and Selling Houses
In Almería, Sharon and Steve look for a permanent home in the sun for Welsh couple Andrew and Sharon. In Alicante, Steve and Lorraine from Walsall have an extensive wish list. (S3 Ep11)
Escape to the Chateau: DIY
Tim and Rebecca secure their first winter guests. Amy and Marc plan to turn their chateau into a B&B and yoga retreat. Ben and Billie start renovating their final untouched room. (S3 Ep1)
Nick Hewer and Rachel Riley host as contestants race against the clock to pit their wits against vowels, consonants and numbers. Paul Zenon is in Dictionary Corner with Susie Dent.
A Place in the Sun
Peter from Hull plans to move permanently to Huelva in Spain. He and his mum Greta are banking on Jonnie Irwin to find Peter's dream property.
A New Life in the Sun
A family from the Midlands gamble an inheritance on a diving school in the Balearics. In France, a couple from Warwickshire take on a massive gite renovation project. (S5 Ep11)
Couples Come Dine with Me
In Glasgow, young parents Kirsty and Alistair, Elvis impersonator Adrian and his wife Amanda and Mark and Claire compete in a week featuring musical chairs, karaoke and edible bowls.
The Simpsons
Eternal Moonshine of the Simpson Mind: Homer wakes up with no memory of the night before. When he discovers that his family is missing, he panics that he did something awful to them.
It's Jesse and Courtney's wedding day and Jesse is hoping for a more positive future. Meanwhile, James continues to battle with his conscience over shooting Mercedes.
Channel 4 News
Includes sport and weather.
New: How to Lose Weight Well
Dr Xand investigates whether our hormones can make us fat, and Helen Lawal discovers if it is possible to still burn calories sitting down. Plus, can knitting lead to weight loss? (S5 Ep3)