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Weekly TV Diary 9 – 15 June 2008 (U K Channels) (1 Viewer)

Alex_sk

A lady who *hearts* nature
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Monday 9th
Sorry the following programme is not being shown in Northern Ireland
*T BBC1 1.00am – 2.00 am Sign Zone: Wild China – Tibet
VP 53538
*T Channel 5 5.10 – 5.35 am Wildlife SOS
VP 12551538
*T Channel 5 5.35 – 6.00 am Wildlife SOS
VP 22584731
The following programme is being shown in Scotland at 9.00 – 9.30am VP 93151
T BBC2 8.30 – 9.00 am Cbeebies Springwatch
VP 19199

*T Channel 5 2.50 – 3.05 Animal Rescue Squad
VP 4112441
T Cbeebies 4.00 – 4.30 pm Springwatch
VP 5792809

T Channel 5 6.30 – 7.00 pm Zoo Days
VP 2886625
Sorry the following programme is not being shown in Wales
*T BBC2 7.00 – 8.00 pm Ray Mears Goes Walkabout 3/4 Torres Strait
VP 6373
T BBC2 8.00 – 9.00 pm Springwatch
VP 2793

Sorry the following programme is not being shown in Northern Ireland
T BBC1 9.00 – 10.00pm Britain Under Water
Last year Britain experienced the worst summer flooding since records began. Thirteen people died, over 50,000 houses were ruined and thousands were made homeless. Why did it happen? Could it happen again, and if it does, will we cope any better?
VP 4915

Tuesday 10th
The following programme is being shown in Scotland at 9.00 – 9.30 am VP 45720
T BBC2 8.30 – 9.00 am Cbeebies Springwatch
VP 61768

T Channel 5 2.50 – 3.05 Animal Rescue Squad
VP 4016213
T Cbeebies 4.00 – 4.30 pm Springwatch
VP 5689381

T Channel 5 6.30 – 7.00 pm Zoo Days
VP 2780497
Sorry the following programme is not being shown in Northern Ireland, Scotland or Wales
*T BBC2 7.00 – 8.00 pm Michael Palin's New Europe 6/7 From Pole To Pole
VP 5107
T BBC2 Scotland 7.00 – 8.00 pm Jonathan Meades: Magentic North - From Estonia To Finland
VP 5497
T Channel 5 7.30 – 8.00pm Extraordinary Animals: The Piano Playing Cat
VP 2779381
The following programme is being shown in Wales at 9.00 – 10.00 pm VP 7519
T BBC2 8.00 – 9.00 pm Springwatch
VP 4855

T Channel 5 8.00 – 9.00 pm Mystery of the Mummies 3/3 Bog Bodies
VP 7047279
Sorry the following programme is not being shown in Wales
*T BBC2 11.20 – 12.20 am Absolute Zero – The Race For Absolute Zero
VP 629861

Wednesday 11th
*T BBC1 3.20– 4.20 am Sign Zone: Russia – A Journey with Jonathan Dimbleby – Country Matters
VP 2011409
The following programme is being shown in Scotland at 9.00 – 9.30am VP 60614
T BBC2 8.30 – 9.00 am Cbeebies Springwatch
VP 79362

*T BBC2 10.30 – 11.30 am Earth: The Power Of The Planet – Volcano
Documentary series. Dr Iain Stewart reveals the role natural forces have played in the creation of the planet Earth, beginning with volcanoes. Although they are destructive, volcanoes were crucial to the development of life on our planet. Iain's journey takes him to Ethiopia to discover lava lakes, to Iceland to scuba dive between continents, and to New Zealand to sample hot springs. But it's not just a holiday for Dr Stewart: he has a serious point to make.
VP 47492
*T Channel 5 2.50 – 3.15 pm Rough Guide To Beaches
VP 4083985
T Cbeebies 4.00 – 4.30 pm Springwatch
VP 5656053

T Channel 5 6.30 – 7.00 pm Zoo Days
Documentary series from Colchester Zoo
VP 2757169
The following programme is early due to the football
T BBC2 6.30– 7.30 pm Springwatch
VP 32362

T Channel 4 9.00 – 10.00 pm River Cottage Spring 3/4
VP 1275

Thursday 5th
Sorry the following programme is not being shown in Scotland
*T BBC1 2.35 – 3.05 am Sign Zone: Seaside Rescue
VP 8187589
The following programme is being shown in Scotland at 9.00 – 9.30 am VP 54638
T BBC2 8.30 – 9.00 am Cbeebies Springwatch
VP 63386

*T Channel 5 2.50 – 3.05 pm Animal Rescue Squad
VP 4050657
T Cbeebies 4.00 – 4.30 pm Springwatch
VP 5623725

T Channel 5 6.30 – 7.00 pm Zoo Days
VP 2717541
T ITV1 Anglia 7.30– 8.00 pm Tales from the Country
Selina Scott tracks down a couple who gave up the world of film to take their passion for puppetry on to the water, as they live and perform their shows on the Grand Union Canal. Tony Francis beholds the sound of brass, and recalls the phenomenon of the Singing Postman when he meets his agricultural heir.
VP 367
*T ITV1 Border & Border Central 7.30 – 8.00 pm The Vets
The work of vets in the Border region. There's a race against time to save some unborn puppies, a pedigree cow has lifesaving surgery - and we spend some time off with the vets as they do a bit of clay pigeon shooting.
VP 367
T ITV1 Carlton Central 7.30 – 8.00 pm The Way We Were
A nostalgic look at how the world of work has changed. From dangerous health-and-safety scenes to factory life in Birmingham, and life in a rural timber yard. Presented by Carl Chinn.
VP367
T ITV1 Granada 7.30 – 8.00 pm Grundy's Northern Pride – Village Halls
John Grundy presents a series celebrating great architecture in the North. His appreciation continues with the story of railways. From primitive mine railways to high speed inter-city trains, John's journey takes him along the Settle to Carlisle line as he relives his train spotting days, through the colliery waggonways of the North East, to Rainhill in the North West ? scene of the famous locomotive trials in 1829, which led to the rail service we see today
VP 367
T ITV1 London 7.30 – 8.00 pm Tales from the Country
Can rural life thrive in the city? Selina Scott and Tony Francis travel to Birmingham and London, looking for remnants of village life among the suburbs of Moseley and Stoke Newington. Local shops, parish churches, tennis clubs and newsletters all appear to thrive amongst the urban sprawl.
VP 367
T ITV1 Meridian 7.30 – 8.00 pm Monkey Business – Jim's Legacy
Second of a two-part farewell tribute to Jim Cronin the founder of Monkey World in Dorset - one of the largest ape and monkey rescue centres in the world. What does the future hold for the legacy Jim has left, and what are the plans for development of Monkey World?
VP 367
T ITV1 Tyne Tees 7.30 – 8.00 pm The Way We Were
A focus on life in the North of England during the 1950s and 60s, featuring rare archive film and interviews. Today, a look at the North East's ports, the fishing industry, the steelworks and opencast mining, all of which were important employers in the postwar decades. Narrated by Andy Kluz.
VP 367
T ITV1 Wales 7.30 – 8.00 pm Waterworld
Timothy West and Heledd Fychan meet boaters on the canals, lakes and rivers of the Midlands and Wales. Today, there's a progress report on the building of a rudderless boat, and the journey down the river Dee to Chester is completed.
VP 367
T ITV1 Yorkshire 7.30 – 8.00 pm Locks and Quays
Today, Matthew Corbett samples the sedate charms of West Lancashire's canal-side communities at Appley Bridge, Parbold, Rufford and Burscough, where he also hears about life in a boating family. There is also an informative visit to the Stanley Ferry Workshop near Wakefield, where every large lock gate in the country is carefully crafted using age old skills.
VP 367
T BBC2 8.00 – 9.00 pm Springwatch
The final show of the series.
VP 3305

T ITV1 Granada 11.10 – 11.40pm The Lake
Christian Dymond narrates this six-part series that spotlights life in and around Lake Windermere. Today, as the area gets ready for a new season, a look at how it continues to market itself, why young people are moving away, and how the speed limit on the lake still evokes strong feelings.
VP 519102

Friday 6th
*T BBC1 1.55 – 2.25 am Sign Zone: Countryfile
VP 3231771
*T BBC2 3.10 – 3.35 am Meerkat Manor – Death of Romance
VP 36271446
*T BBC2 3.35 – 4.00 am Meerkat Manor – The Tale of Ren and Stumpy
VP 23330597
The following programme is being shown in Scotland at 9.00 – 9.30 am VP 62232
T BBC2 8.30 – 9.00 am Cbeebies Springwatch
VP 75752

T Cbeebies 4.00 – 4.30 pm Springwatch
VP 5527597

T Channel 5 6.30 – 7.00 pm Zoo Days
VP 2611313
Sorry The Following programme is not being shown on BBC Scotland
T BBC2 7.00 – 7.30 pm The Trees That Made Britain 5/6
VP 416
T Channel 5 7.30 – 8.00 pm Animal Rescue Squad
VP 2617597
T Channel 4 8.00 – 9.00 pm Deadliest Catch 5/12 Friends & Rivals
Inside the deadly world of deep-sea fishing. The Aleutian Ballad is knocked on its side by a vicious wave, leaving the crew in complete darkness, while the Time Bandit is also hit.
VP 8961

Saturday 7th
*T BBC1 Northern Ireland 12.30 – 1.30 am Sign Zone: Wild China - Tibet
VP 14646
T ITV1 10.05 – 10.05 am The Crocodile Hunter Diaries – Sore Like An Eagle
VP 6228627
*T BBC2 5.30 – 6.30 pm Wild China – Land Of The Panda
VP 86882
T Channel 4 7.00 – 8.00 pm River Cottage Spring
VP 6443

Sunday 8th
*T Channel 5 5.10 – 5.35 am Wildlife SOS
VP 12313370
“T Channel 5 5.35 – 6.00 am Wildlife SOS
VP 22353863
T BBC1 11.00 – 12.00 pm Countryfile
Rural and agricultural news. John Craven strays off the beaten track to explore a little-known corner of Cumbria - the Furness Peninsula. Charlotte Smith heads to the Snowdonia National Park to report on a controversial plan to open a commercial airfield. Michaela Strachan finds out about the therapeutic benefits of birdsong. Plus the man who's on a mission to find the Loch Ness monster.
VP 54028
*T Channel 5 12.00 – 1.00 pm Ice Road Truckers
VP 4408028
T Channel 4 4.45 – 5.45 pm Time Team – No Stone Unturned
Award-winning archaeological series presented by Tony Robinson. The team arrive at a field outside Cheshire where metal-detector enthusiasts have made several valuable finds in the past, hinting the site was once a very active Roman settlement. As the dig progresses, their initial predictions are confounded and the team must redouble their efforts if they are to solve the mystery.
VP 537080
*T BBC2 7.10 – 7.35 pm Meerkat Manor – Journey’s End
VP 916825
*T BBC2 7.35 – 8.00 pm 7.35 pm Meerkat Manor – A New Day
VP 718370
T BBC2 8.00 – 9.00 pm Ray Mears Goes Walkabout – Rock Art
VP 1405
T BBC2 9.00 – 10.00 pm Wild China – Tides Of Change
VP 1641
 
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