Two teams of amateur antique collectors meet at an antiques fair to compete to make the largest profit from a three hundred pound budget. Once the contestants have done the shopping for their own items, the experts then take any leftover money and go shopping for more antiques which is 'bonus buys'. The teams then have to decide whether or not to take these items to auction.
Money For Nothing is a British TV program hosted by Sarah Moore, Jay Blades and EJ Osborne. The hosts save things from being dumped and transform them into valuable pieces, making money for people who had no idea there was cash to be made from their old useless stuff. Any profit is then returned to those people. The team salvage items from recycling centers and transform them into unique treasures. They manage to recycle old bowling balls, cooperate with designers to give a second life to old furniture, create a gorgeous dress from a salvaged leather sofa and work all kinds of miracles.
Documentary series that ventures behind the scenes of Edinburgh Zoo and the Highland Wildlife Park to reveal what daily life is like catering for such a vast array of different animals. The workers of these stunning wildlife parks cater for more than 3,000 residents, with cleaning, feeding and caring for these animals the utmost priority. Each park's dedicated team strives to make a difference, and the series demonstrates how they go above and beyond to ensure the animal's receive the attention they deserve. A compelling examination of the ups and downs that accompany working at a wildlife park.
A brief overview of the week's anticipated business, proceedings and events conducted by the Parliament.
All the latest news from the BBC, which is a service provider funded by a licencing fee paid by British households. It is regulated by Ofcom, and aims to educate and inform, but also entertain, it's audience. The content produced by the BBC is intended to be impartial, and it was established in 1922, with headquarters in Westminster, London.
Join presenter Jo Coburn as she discusses the latest political news and stories in a conversational format, covering the comings-and-goings from Westminster in the BBC's daily politics programme. Featuring opinions and arguments from all the sides of the political spectrum, the show invites informed and opinionated guests to share their views on the stories of the day.
Entertaining game show presented by Mel Giedroyc, in which contestants compete in solving a series of passwords. Each solved password secures them letters that can be useful later in the game. The winners get a chance to take home £2,500 in cash.
Documentary series narrated by Larry Lamb, offering a special insight into the community of one of Britain's biggest open air markets. The episodes follow the traders and bosses of Dagenham Sunday Market, as they try to sell various products and services, and attract buyers with weekly attractions and interesting stalls. The programme examines how the market is fighting for survival in a time when internet shopping is becoming more and more prevailing.
This Aussie drama is set in the rural heartland of New South Wales immediately after WWII and follows the compelling story of Sarah Adams (Marta Dusseldorp), upon her return home after living overseas for twenty years. Although she was brought up in a strict Catholic environment, she had given up her life in Australia to live with her husband in paris and adopt his Jewish faith. However, believing that he was killed in the war, she sets sail for Australia where she encounters the Bligh family on board the ship and ends up working at a hospital close to where the Bligh family live. Elizabeth Bligh (Noni Hazlehurst), the stubborn and strong-willed matriarch, is at first ambivalent about Sarah but eventually changes her mind as the series progresses. It seems like Sarah's future will be entwined with the Bligh family.
The remaining six cooks prepare dishes for an ultimate curry night feast comprising two vegetable dishes, traditional bread and a fried snack. Two cooks take risks by using ingredients the judges haven't tasted in curries before. Will their risks pay off?
Pies and pasties take the Hairy Bikers from Cornwall to Scotland. Dave Myers and Simon King start in the far south west, cooking traditional pasties at Geevor Tin Mine in Cornwall. They then head northwards to Melton Mowbray, where they try their hand at making pork pies. Their journey ends on the banks of the River Deveron, where they cook a salmon coulibiac - a whole fish stuffed with prawns wrapped in filo pastry - and feed it to pipers and Highland dancers.
The documentary series that focuses on all aspects of underwater life in every corner of the United Kingdom. Presented by Chris Packham, Steve Brown and Gillian Burke. They investigate anything from health checks of the seas and finding subsequent litter and rubbish, to what incredible species thrive deep down and how they live and survive in the depths of Britain's oceans. The series also finds out what's challenging and changing life in the oceans as human lifestyles can deeply affect the respective species' lifestyles.
In this entertaining British quiz show a team of five amateurs compete against champions from various popular quizzes and game shows like Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?, Mastermind, Weakest Link, Fifteen to One and more. Presented by Jeremy Vine, the quiz has five rounds with general knowledge questions in which the amateurs try to beat the Eggheads team.
In this reality TV show, members of the public sell their unwanted antiques at auctions up and down the country in an effort to make profit. Host Paul Martin presents this compelling reality TV show, and there are also experts on hand to do a valuation of the items, too.
Every week Richard Osman welcomes four celebrities to play some of his many games. The contestant with the most points at the end of the week is crowned champion and given the House of Games trophy.
Former politician-turned-travel journalist Michael Portillo takes to the tracks around the British Isles, armed with a copy of the definitive 19th century Bradshaw railway guide, to see how life has changed over the years. Stopping off at busy city interchanges, commuter town stations and village request stops on country lines, Michael meets and chats to people with fascinating stories to tell of the heydeys of steam. The extensive government programme of closing loss-making routes in the 1960s left a skeleton railway system in its wake, but Michael discovers that there is still a community appetite to resurrect local heritage train services, alongside public demands for new high-speed intercity links.
Nigella Lawson is a passionate lover of Italian cuisine who shares all kinds of delicious recipes inspired by the Mediterranean country famous for its food. Join her in the kitchen as she prepares tasteful dishes, both savory and sweet, from Sicilian pasta to yogurt pot cake.
Series celebrating the joy of reading and bringing the nation together through sharing this pleasure. Hosted by Sara Cox the series features some of best known personalities who discuss their favourite books in a funny and warm-hearted way. Each week Sara will be joined by four famous faces, who bring with them some of their favourite books of all time. All the books featured in the series will be labelled with Between The Covers stickers in stores, libraries and online.
Britain's greatest chefs face each other in a spectacular competition to get a chance to prepare one course of a special four course banquet. Join to watch outstanding cooks showcase their amazing culinary skills as they make some of the most creative and delicious meals judged by a panel of experts. Who will be the winner?
British comedy series following a group of middle-class mothers as they navigate parenthood. Written by Sharon Horgan and Graham Linehan, the series showcases the pragmatic aspects of motherhood, far from the romanticised portrayal often depicting life as a parent. The group, lead by Amanda, a shallow and perfunctory character, are competitively caring, helping each other with their maternal headaches but each wants to prove they are coping effortlessly. A eclectic bunch, they have very different perspectives on how to raise a child. The series features performances from Anna Maxwell Martin, Lucy Punch, Diane Morgan and Paul Ready.
Inspired by the Psychoville and the work of Alfred Hitchcock, Inside No. 9 is the work writers Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pembertona who worked with BBC to create dark humor anthology programme. Each episode introduces you to a new setting, with new characters and a completely different story. However, one thing always stays the same, is that it always set at number 9, whether it is a flat, house, hotel or mansion. It also takes deep themes into it's plot, whether that is child abuse and murder, and mix it with ordinary mundane people who show a very different and shocking lifestyle. The show portrays genuine creepiness, mixed in with British humor and slapstick comedy. Each episode aims to be grounded and real, almost making it seem like a true crime story.
Don't feel like listening to hard news? Then tune in to this satirical news show as it puts a comic spin to everyday current affairs, and ads a bit more spice and energy to the week's headlines.
In-depth news and current affairs review of the main political and economic stories of the day, featuring robust interviews with senior government and opposition figures, business and trade union leaders.
The team is given a presentation on the rules of sexual conduct and consent. Afterwards, Mattie, Benji and Jack head out for the afternoon determined to keep out of trouble but a chance supermarket meeting with a lady who wants them to meet her son Stuart leads to an unfortunate misunderstanding. As Stuart threatens to go public with his side of the story, Mattie and the others try to placate him with an all-access visit to the training complex to meet the team. It is a shame that Petey Brookes won't play ball!
With the rest of the team away on international duties Petey announces that he's hosting a barbecue. Mattie, Benji and Jack find themselves the only guests as a long, strange afternoon unfolds. Meanwhile Jack's dad oversteps the mark by posting club business on social media and Cesare's job as manager looks uncertain. Have the fans turned against him? And what is Petey planning? Mattie seeks out the Club Chairman Mark Crane but the meeting does not go quite as he expected.
Explore the British landscape with Countryfile presenters who report upon areas and topics of interest in relation to nature within Britain. Every show reports upon the issues in relating to farming, wildlife and rural transport along with a weather forecast so you can stay up to date on your countryside news. The presenters also cover small hacks for viewers to support their local ecosystem.
Biographical documentary series that looks at the lives of several famous faces from the recent past, through ten photographs that have come to define them, whether they are little-known family snaps or iconic images. Each episode focuses on one celebrity which can be a film star, musician, sporting hero, cultural figure,... and uses ten key pictures, from their earliest photo to one of their last, to examine important milestones, moments of conflict and turning points.
Antiques show in which a team of experts travels around Britain and invites local people to have their collections evaluated.
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