24 Wednesday, 9 September 2009 London Lite IN&OUTTONIGHT Mark the shows you love. See your own personal TV schedule. Share with your friends. Just text LL TV to 65400 Texts to 65400 are charged at standard rate. The service connects to the internet; data is charged at your operators standard rate. Free from London Lite BBC1 11AM 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10PM 11PM TONIGHTSTV Smell the fear in acollapsingbank The Last Days Of Lehman Brothers BBC2, 9pm Derren Brown: The Event Live Channel 4, 10.35pm In prevIous years, illusionist Derren Brown, right, has caused a sensation by performing both a supposed sance and russian roulette live on air. Tonight he promises to predict the national Lottery numbers, although as theyre scheduled for the same time over on BBC1, I presume it can only be by a matter of seconds. on Friday Brown promises to reveal how it was done. Nigel Slaters Simple Suppers BBC1, 7.30pm IF, LIke me, youve found nigel slaters eminently practical recipe book The 30-Minute Cook a godsend for entertaining guests (there does come a point when you cant just keep serving up M&s oven meals), youll have been looking forward to his new series. The emphasis is on easy to understand and execute, although theres also a note of self-reliance, and youll be encouraged to get the spade out in the garden or the allotment to dig up the veg. expect newly-born kitchen enthusiasts throughout the country to be proudly serving up chicken cakes and goats cheese garlic toast after tonight. I n the ordinary course of events, you might not expect a bunch of suited bankers meeting in a featureless boardroom to make for great drama. But the collapse of Lehman Brothers last year was no ordi- nary matter. the trusted American institutions assets were estimated at hundreds of billions of dollars. When it went bust in September 2008, the global economy, already in a state of distress, teetered on the edge of outright Armageddon. Weve apparently pulled back from that brink, but the issues are hardly less relevant. theres a scintillating quality of black humour to this fiction- alised account of the tense weekend preceding the banksFallen emperor: Lehman Brothers Dick Fuld (Corey Johnson) Emmerdale ITV1, 7pm DeBBIe (Charley Webb, right) gives in to temptation to spend a night with Michael. How long until Cain finds out, or can they keep it secret? elsewhere, theres more torrid romance as Carl confesses his feelings for Chas. Despite her protestations that shes happy with paddy, you wonder how long before she gives in, too. step in. After all, it was only days since mortgage giants Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae had been rescued in the biggest ever bail-out. Over at Lehman, maniacally aggressive CeO Dick Fuld isnt a man youd be quick to feel sympathy for. Yet as he gradu- ally understands government largesse wont be extended his way, his horror is that of the trapeze artist who learns mid- tumble this is the week the circus decided to operate with- out a safety net. the size of the numbers and the financial formulae are incomprehensible to all but a few; the human universals of greed, pride and reckless risk are wearyingly familiar. Such is the bitter wit of the Last Days Of Lehman Brothers. 11.00 Cowboy Trap (s). 11.45 Cash In The Attic (s); BBC news; Weather. 12.15 Bargain Hunt (s). 1.00 BBC news; Weather (s). 1.30 regional news And Weather (s). 1.45 Doctors (s). Zara becomes involved in a hostage situation. 2.15 Weakest Link (s). 3.00 BBC news; Weather; regional news (s). 3.05 kerwhizz (r,s). 3.25 Bear Behaving Badly (s). 3.50 ooglies (r,s). 4.05 Wait For It! (s). 4.35 Animals At Work (r,s). 5.00 newsround (s). 5.15 Land Girls (s). Annie struggles to come to terms with Harrys death. Continues tomorrow. 6.00 BBC News (s); Weather. 6.30 BBC Regional News (s); Weather. 7.00 The One Show (s). Topical show. 7.30 Nigel Slaters Simple Suppers (s). see Ben Felsenburg Followed by BBC News; Regional News. 8.00 Trawlermen (s). 1/3. new series. Documentary following the work of the uks offshore fishermen. A skipper collapses in the wheelhouse but insists on continuing fishing, and a storm threatens a crew still mourning the loss of a shipmate at sea. 9.00 Motorway Cops: A Traffic Cops Special -- Highway Robbery (r,s). Documentary following police in Birmingham as they tackle crime. Two officers are involved in a high-speed chase which takes them into the city centre and pC richard elliot investigates the robbery of a lorry on the M6 that occurred while the driver was resting for the night. 10.00 BBC News (s). 10.25 BBC Regional News (s); Weather. 10.35 The National Lottery Draws (s). More fortunes are made. 10.45 The Quiet American (s) (2002). A British journalist in Fifties vietnam becomes suspicious of an aid worker. Drama, with Michael Caine. Followed by National Lottery Update And Weatherview. 12.20 sign Zone: Country Tracks (r,s). ellie Harrison travels along the border between northern Ireland and eire, where she discovers how the Troubles have shaped rural life and joins a rescue team on Mourne Mountains. 1.15 sign Zone: The Frankincense Trail (r,s). kate Humble follows the trade route through saudi Arabia. 2.15 sign Zone: The Hairy Bikers Food Tour of Britain (r,s). The duo visit Co Fermanagh in northern Ireland, where they cook a traditional county favourite and go fishing for brown trout. 3.00 BBC news (s). PREVIEW BEN FELSENBURG end. the worlds most powerful financial chiefs are gathered together by US treasury Secretary hank Paulson. 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