PICKS OF THE WEEK: 22-28 JANUARY 2024
What to watch this week.
Born From The Same Stranger
Born From The Same Stranger follows searchers as they unite with a host of brothers and sisters or track down anonymous donors who never imagined they could be found.
Great British Menu
Tuesday-Thursday, BBC Two
Four chefs compete for north east England with canapés, starters and fish dishes inspired by the Olympics and Paralympics, all hoping to cook at a banquet to wish Team GB athletes luck as they head for Paris 2024.
Johnny Vegas: Carry On Glamping
Wednesday, Channel 4
Second series follows Johnny and his long-suffering assistant Bev as they set about developing the business. After two years of hard work and having overcome a series of setbacks, the Yorkshire glampsite finally opened in 2021 and became a roaring success with bookings aplenty.
Masters Of The Air
Friday, Apple TV+
Follows the men of the 100th Bomb Group (the “Bloody Hundredth”) as they conduct perilous bombing raids over Nazi Germany and grapple with the frigid conditions, lack of oxygen and sheer terror of combat conducted at 25,000 feet in the air.
Big Night Of Musicals
Saturday, BBC One
Jason Manford hosts a glittering musical celebration, with spectacular performances and special guests including Beverley Knight, Nicole Scherzinger and Alfie Boe.
Who Wants To Be A Millionaire
Fifteen questions are all that stand between six contestants and a life changing £1 million jackpot on tonight’s Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? Will anyone have what it takes to come up with 15 correct answers?
Lana is back from secondment in Estonia, training Ukrainian bomb disposal teams, but has not yet returned to active duty. She is giving a routine talk to security officers from major financial institutions about the issues surrounding bomb centred terrorism, when there is a bomb attack in the heart of the city.