PICKS OF THE WEEK: 13-19 SEPTEMBER 2021

What to watch this week.



Alma's Not Normal

Monday, BBC Two

After a recent break-up, Alma tries to get her life back on track, but with no job, no qualifications and a rebellious streak a mile wide, it is not going to be easy.


British As Folk

Monday, Dave

Darren Harriott, Fern Brady and Ivo Graham are on a mission to find out what it means to be British in the UK, beginning in Leicester.


The Complaints Department

Monday, Comedy Central

Jason Manford hosts the comedy panel show in which guests take on a series of games based on the finest moans, whines and protests from the public, with Jimmy Carr, Russell Kane, Sara Barron and Sayeeda Warsi joining him.


Help

Thursday, Channel 4

Drama set in a fictional Liverpool care home telling the moving story of a young care home worker and a challenging patient during the onset of the coronavirus pandemic in the spring of 2020.


All Creatures Great & Small

Thursday, Channel 5

A trip back home to Glasgow presents James Herriot with a dilemma that will mean choosing between the people he loves when he is offered a position at his old mentor's forward-thinking practice.


Strictly Come Dancing: The Launch Show

Saturday, BBC One

Tess Daly and Claudia Winkleman present the launch of this year's contest, joined in the ballroom by 15 brand new celebrities.