With their jobs requiring them to deal with an increasing number of social problems, some personnel from the police, ambulance and fire services frequently question how much of their work is made up of actual emergencies. Here, staff in Blackpool reveal what they think of their duties and discuss how proud they are to protect and help the public. Last in the series.
Andrew Neil presents round-table chat, in which he and his guests take a light-hearted romp through the political and parliamentary developments of the past seven days. They'll be discussing who is making the headlines and the issues that matter to both MPs and the public.
A heartless TV executive is cruel to his employees and just sees the festive season as an opportunity to make money. However, on Christmas Eve, three ghosts arrive in the night and challenge him to change his cynical ways by showing him his past, present and future. Comedy based on Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, starring Bill Murray, Karen Allen, John Forsythe, David Johansen and Carol Kane.
Team captains Sean Lock and Jon Richardson are joined by Carol Vorderman, Krishnan Guru-Murthy, Rob Beckett and Sara Pascoe to discuss and dissect the events that set the British public's chins wagging over the past week. Jimmy Carr hosts the comedy panel show.
Last week, Simon Cowell lost the first of his four acts as Jay James and Stevi Ritchie found themselves in the bottom two. The judges took it to deadlock and it was Jay, perhaps surprisingly, who left the competition. Now, the remaining seven contestants battle it out in Elton John v Whitney Houston week, feeling the pressure to stand out from the competition and win viewers' votes as the final draws closer. Dermot O'Leary deals with the drama on the panel.
Ant and Dec present a round-up of events from the past 24 hours as the contestants spend another day collecting firewood, boiling rice and cleaning out the toilet, as well as performing the odd challenge. With hunger kicking in, the pressure mounts for the next celebrity who must face the Bushtucker Trial to earn food for the camp.
Michelle books a weekend in the Lakes, but Steve shows no interest in going, while Michael braces himself to meet his long-lost son Gavin. Julie agrees to accompany Dev to the party when Mary suffers an allergic reaction to her false eyelash glue, and Owen, Anna, Gary, Katy and Faye move into the bookmaker's flat, determined to make the best of it. Pretending she's got a nail appointment, Kylie leaves David at the salon and heads off to meet Callum.
In 2006, Tony and Emily's pleas to reinvestigate a suspect fall on deaf ears, prompting the anguished father to take matters into his own hands - leading to a violent confrontation. In the present day, Tony and Julien retrace their steps in Paris as they try to find a man they believe to be involved in Oliver's disappearance. Drama, starring James Nesbitt, Frances O'Connor and Tcheky Karyo.
Andrew Neil presents a political review of the week, with Michael Portillo and guests. The usual discussion is followed by the result and reaction from today's by-election in Rochester and Strood, which came about after former Conservative Mark Reckless gave up his seat to seek re-election as a member of Ukip.Expires today
Viewers get the chance to take part in live interactive gaming, with an entertaining mix of roulette-wheel spins and lively chat from the presenting team. Featuring a variety of prizes and promotions.Expires today
Viewers are offered the chance to participate in live interactive gaming from the comfort of their sofas, with an entertaining mix of roulette-wheel spins and lively chat from the presenting team. Featuring a variety of prizes and promotions.Expires today
When two computer experts find a bug in their software which allows time travel, they quietly visit the future before returning to invest in the stock market. However, the pair face a dilemma when they realise their discovery could be used to save lives. Sci-fi drama, directed by and starring Shane Carruth. With David Sullivan, Casey Gooden and Anand Upadhyaya.Expires today
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