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BBC Four - Wednesday 19th June 2019 - 05:30

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BBC Four - Wednesday 19th June 2019 - 18:58

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Beyond 100 Days

BBC Four - Wednesday 19th June 2019 - 19:00

Katty Kay in Washington and Christian Fraser in London report on the events that are shaping the world.

Beyond 100 Days TV Guide

Women's World Cup: Scotland v Argentina

BBC Four - Wednesday 19th June 2019 - 19:30

Eilidh Barbour presents live coverage from the Parc des Princes in Paris of the Group D match between Scotland and Argentina.

Women's World Cup: Scotland v Argentina TV Guide

Madagascar

BBC Four - Wednesday 19th June 2019 - 22:05

2/3. Series exploring Madagascar and its unique wildlife. David Attenborough looks at the island's eastern coast, home to cyanide-eating lemurs and leaf-tailed geckos. [S,AD]

Madagascar TV Guide

Britain's Lost Masterpieces: Manchester

BBC Four - Wednesday 19th June 2019 - 23:05

2/3. Dr Bendor Grosvenor investigates the works of German painter Johann Zoffany, while Emma Dabiri looks into Manchester's support for the abolition of slavery. [S,AD]

Britain's Lost Masterpieces: Manchester TV Guide

Andrew Marr's Great Scots: The...

BBC Four - Thursday 20th June 2019 - 00:05

...Writers Who Shaped a Nation. 3/3. The life of poet Hugh MacDiarmid, who reinvented Scots as a language for serious writing. [S,AD]

Andrew Marr's Great Scots: The... TV Guide

Utopia: In Search of the Dream

BBC Four - Thursday 20th June 2019 - 01:05

2/3. Can utopian visions for living ever reconcile the tension between the group and the individual, the rules and the desire to break free? [S,AD]

Utopia: In Search of the Dream TV Guide

Handmade in Mexico

BBC Four - Thursday 20th June 2019 - 02:05

3/3. A look at the creation process of Mexican art forms. Alebrijes are brightly coloured, fantastical creatures, carved from copal wood and decorated in detailed paintwork.

Handmade in Mexico TV Guide

Madagascar

BBC Four - Thursday 20th June 2019 - 02:35

2/3. Series exploring Madagascar and its unique wildlife. David Attenborough looks at the island's eastern coast, home to cyanide-eating lemurs and leaf-tailed geckos. [S,AD,SL]

Madagascar TV Guide

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BBC Four - Thursday 20th June 2019 - 03:35

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BBC Four - Thursday 20th June 2019 - 05:30

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BBC Four - Thursday 20th June 2019 - 18:58

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Beyond 100 Days

BBC Four - Thursday 20th June 2019 - 19:00

Katty Kay in Washington and Christian Fraser in London report on the events that are shaping the world.

Beyond 100 Days TV Guide

Nature's Weirdest Events

BBC Four - Thursday 20th June 2019 - 19:30

1/3. Documentary series exploring bizarre and extraordinary natural events. Using footage taken by eyewitnesses, presenter Chris Packham reveals how these events occur.

Nature's Weirdest Events TV Guide

Women's World Cup: Sweden v USA

BBC Four - Thursday 20th June 2019 - 19:45

Eilidh Barbour presents live coverage from the Stade Océane in Le Havre of the Group F encounter between Sweden and USA.

Women's World Cup: Sweden v USA TV Guide

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2019

BBC Four - Thursday 20th June 2019 - 22:05

Some of the world's most outstanding young classical singers compete at St David's Hall for the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World Song Prize Trophy.

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2019 TV Guide

The Battle for Stonehenge

BBC Four - Friday 21st June 2019 - 00:05

Alastair Sooke looks at the controversy over the site surrounding Stonehenge, as English Heritage attempts to create a setting that this unique monument deserves.

The Battle for Stonehenge TV Guide

Peaky Blinders

BBC Four - Friday 21st June 2019 - 01:05

1/6. When a crate of guns disappears, Thomas sees an opportunity to move up in the world. Contains strong language and some violent scenes. [S,AD]

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Peaky Blinders

BBC Four - Friday 21st June 2019 - 02:00

2/6. Inspector Campbell carries out a vicious raid in search of the stolen guns. Contains strong language and some violent scenes. [S,AD]

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Peaky Blinders

BBC Four - Friday 21st June 2019 - 03:00

3/6. Thomas Shelby plans to go to Cheltenham races to get closer to Billy Kimber. Contains some strong language and some violent scenes. [S,AD]

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BBC Four - Friday 21st June 2019 - 03:55

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BBC Four - Friday 21st June 2019 - 05:30

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BBC Four - Friday 21st June 2019 - 18:58

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World News Today

BBC Four - Friday 21st June 2019 - 19:00

The latest national and international news, exploring the day's events from a global perspective.

World News Today TV Guide

TOTP 1988

BBC Four - Friday 21st June 2019 - 19:30

With Krush, The Christians, Terence Trent D'Arby, Belinda Carlisle and George Michael.

TOTP 1988 TV Guide

Elvis: That's Alright Mama 60 Years On

BBC Four - Friday 21st June 2019 - 20:00

Actor and musician Sam Palladio hosts a musical tribute to Elvis Presley, 60 years to the day from when he recorded his first single, That's All Right, at Sun Studio in Memphis.

Elvis: That's Alright Mama 60 Years On TV Guide

I Can Go For That: The Smooth World of Yacht Rock

BBC Four - Friday 21st June 2019 - 21:00

2/2. Katie Puckrik explores how Yacht Rock adapted to the changing musical times in the 1980s.

I Can Go For That: The Smooth World of Yacht Rock TV Guide

Top of the Pops: 1980 - Big Hits

BBC Four - Friday 21st June 2019 - 22:00

Featuring Madness, Adam Ant, The Pretenders, Dexys Midnight Runners, Spandau Ballet, The Piranhas, The Beat, Hot Chocolate, OMD, Motorhead and many more top hits from 1980.

Top of the Pops: 1980 - Big Hits TV Guide

Punk Britannia at the BBC

BBC Four - Friday 21st June 2019 - 23:00

Studio performances from the British bands that broke through courtesy of punk between 1975 and 1982, with The Sex Pistols, The Clash, The Buzzcocks, The Damned and many more.

Punk Britannia at the BBC TV Guide

TOTP 1988

BBC Four - Saturday 22nd June 2019 - 00:30

With Krush, The Christians, Terence Trent D'Arby, Belinda Carlisle and George Michael.

TOTP 1988 TV Guide

Peaky Blinders

BBC Four - Saturday 22nd June 2019 - 01:00

4/6. Thomas Shelby's war with the Lee family of gypsies escalates. Contains strong language.

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Peaky Blinders

BBC Four - Saturday 22nd June 2019 - 02:00

5/6. Thomas Shelby has to deal with an IRA chief who wants to avenge his cousin's death. Contains some strong language, some sexual content and some violence.

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Peaky Blinders

BBC Four - Saturday 22nd June 2019 - 03:00

6/6. Thomas Shelby prepares to take on Billy Kimber but secrets divide his family. Contains some strong language, sexual content and some violence.

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BBC Four - Saturday 22nd June 2019 - 03:55

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BBC Four - Saturday 22nd June 2019 - 05:30

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BBC Four - Saturday 22nd June 2019 - 18:58

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TOTP2 '60s Specials

BBC Four - Saturday 22nd June 2019 - 19:00

2/3. Second of three shows compiling some of the BBC's rare 60s archive hits by the likes of Clodagh Rodgers, The Move, Tom Jones and the Bee Gees.

TOTP2 '60s Specials TV Guide

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2019 Final

BBC Four - Saturday 22nd June 2019 - 19:30

The winners of the four preceding rounds compete with the judges' wildcard entry for the title of BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2019.

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2019 Final TV Guide

Inspector Montalbano

BBC Four - Saturday 22nd June 2019 - 22:00

A man's body is found inside an industrial pipe on a building site. Contains some strong language and some scenes of a sexual nature. [S]

Inspector Montalbano TV Guide

TOTP 1988

BBC Four - Saturday 22nd June 2019 - 23:45

With Krush, The Christians, Terence Trent D'Arby, Belinda Carlisle and George Michael.

TOTP 1988 TV Guide

Orson Welles: Talking Pictures

BBC Four - Sunday 23rd June 2019 - 00:15

A retrospective look at television appearances made over the years by Orson Welles, capturing the milestones and highlights of his life and career. [S]

Orson Welles: Talking Pictures TV Guide

Peaky Blinders

BBC Four - Sunday 23rd June 2019 - 01:00

1/6. Tommy Shelby starts to expand his legal and illegal operations. Contains strong language, some sexual content and graphic violence. [S,AD]

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Peaky Blinders

BBC Four - Sunday 23rd June 2019 - 02:00

2/6. Tommy offers to help Polly by searching for her children. Contains strong language, some sexual content and some violence. [S,AD]

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Peaky Blinders

BBC Four - Sunday 23rd June 2019 - 03:00

3/6. Tommy hatches a plan to take control of the southern racecourses. Contains strong language, graphic violence and disturbing scenes. [S,AD]

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BBC Four - Sunday 23rd June 2019 - 04:00

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BBC Four - Sunday 23rd June 2019 - 05:30

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BBC Four - Sunday 23rd June 2019 - 18:58

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The Art of the Vikings: Secret Knowledge

BBC Four - Sunday 23rd June 2019 - 19:00

Through interpretations of some Swedish archaeological treasures now on display in Edinburgh, Dr Janina Ramirez looks at Viking culture and its lasting influence on Britain. [S]

The Art of the Vikings: Secret Knowledge TV Guide

Secret Knowledge

BBC Four - Sunday 23rd June 2019 - 19:30

Lars Tharp appeals to the nation to help him recover a rare piece of long-lost William Hogarth memorabilia - a precious terracotta sculpture of the artist's beloved pet pug.

Secret Knowledge TV Guide

The Mary Rose: A Timewatch Guide

BBC Four - Sunday 23rd June 2019 - 20:00

1/3. Using 40 years of BBC archive footage Dan Snow charts how the Mary Rose was discovered, excavated and raised, and what the latest research has revealed about the ship and her crew. [S,AD]

The Mary Rose: A Timewatch Guide TV Guide

Egypt's Lost Queens

BBC Four - Sunday 23rd June 2019 - 21:00

Professor Joann Fletcher explores what it was like to be a woman of power in ancient Egypt, using buildings and artefacts to bring to life four of its most powerful female rulers. [S,AD]

Egypt's Lost Queens TV Guide

Prejudice and Pride: The...

BBC Four - Sunday 23rd June 2019 - 22:00

...People's History of LGBTQ Britain. 1/2. Objects from 1967 to 1987 include a rare collection of the first openly gay magazine. [S,AD]

Prejudice and Pride: The... TV Guide

Prejudice and Pride: The...

BBC Four - Sunday 23rd June 2019 - 23:00

...People's History of LGBTQ Britain. 2/2. Objects include a controversial schoolbook, naval discharge papers and a pair of boots. Contains some scenes of a sexual nature. [S,AD]

Prejudice and Pride: The... TV Guide

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

BBC Four - Monday 24th June 2019 - 00:00

Simon Armitage goes on a journey to discover the language and landscape of the Arthurian romance, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, and finds modern relevance in its hero's trials.

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight TV Guide

Peaky Blinders

BBC Four - Monday 24th June 2019 - 01:00

4/6. Arthur spearheads a ferocious takeover of London's Eden Club. Contains strong language, some sexual content and some violence. [S,AD]

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Peaky Blinders

BBC Four - Monday 24th June 2019 - 02:00

5/6. Tommy is caught by surprise when his powerbase in London is obliterated. Contains strong language, sexual violence and upsetting scenes. [S,AD]

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Peaky Blinders

BBC Four - Monday 24th June 2019 - 03:00

6/6. Tommy is faced with impossible decisions as he plans to strike back at his enemies. Contains strong language, some sexual content and sexual violence. [S,AD]

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BBC Four - Monday 24th June 2019 - 04:00

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BBC Four - Monday 24th June 2019 - 05:30

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BBC Four - Monday 24th June 2019 - 18:58

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Beyond 100 Days

BBC Four - Monday 24th June 2019 - 19:00

Katty Kay in Washington and Christian Fraser in London report on the events that are shaping the world.

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Great Continental Railway Journeys

BBC Four - Monday 24th June 2019 - 19:30

1/10. Bradshaw's Guide in hand, Michael Portillo travels through the Balkans, following the route of the historic Orient Express. His journey begins in Sofia.

Great Continental Railway Journeys TV Guide

Life

BBC Four - Monday 24th June 2019 - 20:00

1/10. David Attenborough examines how living long enough to breed is a monumental struggle, and how many animals and plants go to extremes to give themselves a chance. [S,AD]

Life TV Guide

A Year to Save My Life: George...

BBC Four - Monday 24th June 2019 - 21:00

...McGavin and Melanoma. Dr George McGavin learns about the science behind his treatment for a rare form of cancer. [S,AD]

A Year to Save My Life: George... TV Guide

Project Greenglow - The Quest for Gravity Control

BBC Four - Monday 24th June 2019 - 22:00

2/17. The story of an extraordinary scientific adventure - the attempt to control gravity. [S]

Project Greenglow - The Quest for Gravity Control TV Guide

Colour: The Spectrum of Science

BBC Four - Monday 24th June 2019 - 23:00

2/3. The raw, early Earth had plenty of colour, but that canvas was about to be painted with a vast new palette - and the source of those colours was life. [S,AD]

Colour: The Spectrum of Science TV Guide

Tales from the National Parks

BBC Four - Tuesday 25th June 2019 - 00:00

2/3. In the Peak District, film-maker Richard Macer follows the story of a campaign to stop 4x4 drivers and trailbikers motoring along the local villages' green lanes.

Tales from the National Parks TV Guide

Peaky Blinders

BBC Four - Tuesday 25th June 2019 - 01:00

1/6. It is Thomas Shelby's long-awaited wedding day. Contains strong language, some sexual content and some violence. [S,AD]

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Peaky Blinders

BBC Four - Tuesday 25th June 2019 - 01:55

2/6. Tommy discovers the extent of the mission given to him. Contains strong language, some sexual content and some violence. [S,AD]

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Peaky Blinders

BBC Four - Tuesday 25th June 2019 - 02:55

3/6. Responding to the Italians' actions, Tommy is set on a path of deadly vengeance. Contains strong language and some violent scenes. [S,AD]

Peaky Blinders TV Guide

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BBC Four - Tuesday 25th June 2019 - 03:55

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BBC Four - Tuesday 25th June 2019 - 05:30

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BBC Four - Tuesday 25th June 2019 - 18:58

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Beyond 100 Days

BBC Four - Tuesday 25th June 2019 - 19:00

Katty Kay in Washington and Christian Fraser in London report on the events that are shaping the world.

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Great Continental Railway Journeys

BBC Four - Tuesday 25th June 2019 - 19:30

2/10. Michael arrives in Istanbul, takes a boat trip on the Bosphorus, samples Turkish delight, and crosses from Europe to Asia on the Marmaray metro line.

Great Continental Railway Journeys TV Guide

Cairngorms: A Year in the Wild

BBC Four - Tuesday 25th June 2019 - 20:00

3/5. A portrait of the harsh beauty and surprising wildlife of Scotland's Cairngorms National Park, home to some of the UK's rarest and most spectacular animals.

Cairngorms: A Year in the Wild TV Guide

Britain's Nuclear Bomb: The Inside Story

BBC Four - Tuesday 25th June 2019 - 21:00

Documentary looking at how, in 1957, Britain exploded its first megaton hydrogen bomb - codenamed Operation Grapple X - the culmination of an extraordinary scientific project.

Britain's Nuclear Bomb: The Inside Story TV Guide

Empire of the Tsars: Romanov...

BBC Four - Tuesday 25th June 2019 - 22:00

...Russia with Lucy Worsley. 3/3. Lucy investigates how the Romanov family's grip on Russia unravelled in their final century, with the years 1825-1918 being bloody and traumatic.

Empire of the Tsars: Romanov... TV Guide

Forces of Nature with Brian Cox

BBC Four - Tuesday 25th June 2019 - 23:00

3/4. Professor Brian Cox investigates the ingredients which are the building blocks of life. Contains some scenes which some viewers may find upsetting.

Forces of Nature with Brian Cox TV Guide

Ice Age Giants

BBC Four - Wednesday 26th June 2019 - 00:00

3/3. Professor Alice Roberts goes on the trail of the great beasts of the ice age. As the world warmed up again, many species became extinct. Alice finds out why.

Ice Age Giants TV Guide