Drama is a British free-to-air television channel broadcasting drama (and, to a lesser extent, comedy) programming in the United Kingdom and Ireland as part of the UKTV network of channels.

United Kingdom

TV guide - Saturday, 12/07/19

House of Eliott - House of Eliott
Classy period drama series from the Beeb set in the roaring Twenties. Beatrice recommends Daniel as a portrait painter to an attractive client, making Evie suspicious.
House of Eliott - House of Eliott
Fashion, flappers and feuding in the period drama series. The excitement of the venture into ready-to-wear is shattered when Joseph makes a chance discovery.
Lovejoy - To Sleep No More
Ian McShane stars as the magnetic antiques dealer. When a copyist dies, he leaves his wife with a puzzling inheritance. Lovejoy tries to solve the puzzle.
Lovejoy - The Real Thing
Much-loved comedy drama series. Lovejoy tries to evade his creditors but gets more than he bargained for when he starts a new job as adviser to an arts emporium.
Bergerac - The Waiting Game
The long-running detective drama which gave Jersey a chance to show off its beauty spots. Bergerac is employed to probe some companies, but is he in danger?
Bergerac - Warriors
John Nettles is the Jersey detective in the popular series. Bergerac arrives in England to find a runaway wife and finds himself a guest at an Atlantean weekend.
Sharpe - Sharpe's Company
Swashbuckling Napoleonic War-era drama starring Sean Bean as the titular British officer. A villain from Sharpe's past - played by Pete Postlethwaite - returns.
Christmas in Dreamland - Christmas in Dreamland
It is Christmas Eve in Chigwell, and Sharon is already full of the Christmas spirit. So full of it that she starts to dream of an alternative world!
Murder on the Blackpool Express - Murder on the Blackpool Express
Comedy whodunnit with a host of familiar faces. Truth is stranger than fiction when a murder mystery writer's fans start getting bumped off during a coach tour.
Death on the Tyne - Death on the Tyne
All-star comedy mystery following on from Murder on the Blackpool Express, focusing on an eventful and bloody overnight ferry trip to Amsterdam. With Johnny Vegas and Sian Gibson.
The Brokenwood Mysteries - Dead Men Don't Shoot Ducks
When an animal activist is killed on the first day of duck-hunting season, Mike must determine whether it was an accidental shooting, or something more sinister.
Murdoch Mysteries - Game of Kings
New. Crime drama series set in the the 1890s. Murdoch and Brackenreid send Crabtree undercover at a chess tournament to solve the murder of a Russian chess master.
Frankie Drake Mysteries - 50 Shades of Greyson
New. Mary's job is threatened when she accuses Detective Greyson of hiding evidence. Has she overstepped her bounds, or is Greyson a dirty cop?
The Heart Guy - The Sum of All Our Choices
New. A pregnant patient triggers Tara's anxiety and PTSD, while Meryl and Jarrod seek Rod Eagles help, but his price may just be too high for Meryl.
The Heart Guy - Cursed
New. Tara's party antics get her in trouble and send Hugh spiraling on his birthday. Meryl investigates Whyhope's subsidence reports.

TV guide - Sunday, 12/08/19

A Place to Call Home - Auld Lang Syne
Another visit to rural Australia in the popular period drama series. Elizabeth organises a formal party to show Sarah that she is out of her depth.
A Place to Call Home - No Other Love
Aussie period drama. On a high after the Swansons' party, George and Sarah are closer than ever, but Regina's bombshell means their happiness is short-lived.
Lorna Doone - Lorna Doone
The 2000 adaptation of RD Blackmore's tale of love, rivalry and revenge. Lorna is destined to marry her cousin, the violent Carver Doone, but falls in love with a farmer.
Soldier, Soldier - Leaving
Series three of the military drama concludes. As the regiment prepare to depart for Bosnia, the agony of separation is aggravated by the sense of imminent danger.
The Bill - Second Strike (Part 2)
Classic police drama. Best's brother is a wanted man following the shoot-out at the drug deal, but Gary begins to think that he has been manipulated.
The Bill - Jigsaw Puzzle
Action from the mean streets of Sun Hill. The heat is on Dunbar. Carver proposes to Ackland. Powell investigates a homophobic hate crime.
The Bill - Blind Detection
Iconic cop drama. Young is convinced that Kent is the serial rapist. Tait finally flips after frequent goading and attacks Kent.
The Bill - The Rapture
Police drama from Sun Hill. Another girl is missing, and Young has to report Kent if Tait's job is to be saved - but he decides that he has had enough.
Where The Heart Is - Friends in Need
New. As Vic and Lucy struggle with Peggy's death, life goes on at the health centre, where a man turns nasty when his wife refuses to continue her IVF treatment.
Where The Heart Is - Idle Hands
New. Tension mounts between Karen and Jacqui, and an elderly patient confides in Chris, while David comes to Henry's aid at Goddard's - much to Simon's displeasure.
Rosemary & Thyme - Up the Garden Path
Laura and Rosemary are called in to investigate when gardens entered for a village contest are attacked by a disease - and the reigning champion is found dead.
Call the Midwife - Call the Midwife
Popular drama series based on the memoirs of British nurse Jennifer Worth. Jenny needs all her skill as a midwife when she assists at the birth of a disabled baby.
Call the Midwife - Call the Midwife
Drama series based on Jennifer Worth's memoirs. A woman with eight children desperately seeks an alternative to having her ninth. The community prepares for the summer fete.
They Do it with Mirrors - They Do it with Mirrors
Feature-length episode with Joan Hickson as the lady sleuth. When an old friend of Miss Marple's invites her to stay, she meets an eccentric extended family.
Wallander - The Troubled Man
Kenneth Branagh's Swedish sleuth embarks on his final case in the crime drama series. Wallander investigates the disappearance of Linda's father-in-law.