London Lite Wednesday, 11 November 2009 33 BBC2 ITV1 Channel 4 Five 11.00 Film: Foreign Correspondent (S) (1940). Alfred Hitchcock thriller, starring Joel McCrea. 1.00 See Hear (S). Profiles of a fashion designer and a motocross racer. With voiceover. 1.30 Working Lunch (S). The latest business news from the City. 2.00 Daily Politics (S). Prime Ministers Questions. 3.45 Flog It! (S). Mark Stacey and Kate Bateman value antiques in Liverpool. 4.30 Are You An Egghead? (S). Past quiz show winners compete to join Eggheads. 5.15 Escape To The Country (S). A couple of hoteliers look for a retirement home. TELEVISION 10.30 This Morning (S). With Martine McCutcheon, Sandi Toksvig and music by Jamie Cullum. 12.30 Loose Women (S). 1.30 ITV News And Weather (S). 1.55 London News And Weather (S). 2.00 Dickinsons Real Deal (S). From Penrith, Cumbria. 3.00 The Alan Titchmarsh Show (S). With newsreader Julie Etchingham and music by the Coldstream Guards. 3.59 London Weather (S). 4.00 Midsomer Murders (R,S). Part one of two. A womaniser is killed with an ancient spear. 5.00 Golden Balls (S). Hosted by Jasper Carrott. 6.00 London Tonight (S); Weather. 6.30 ITV News And Weather (S). 7.00 Emmerdale (S). Sallys antics cause Laurel to give her house-guest a piece of her mind, and Leylas hand is forced when Natasha issues her with an ultimatum. See Soap Box 7.30 Coronation Street (S). Sally vows to ruin Johns new life, confronting him as he carries Fiz over the threshold. Molly demands Kevin prove his love by leaving home, and Hayley worries about Roy. 8.00 An Audience With Donny And Marie (S). The Osmond siblings entertain a celebrity crowd in a programme based on their Las Vegas stage show, singing old favourites and new songs, including 1972 hit Crazy Horses, and Vegas Love, from their forthcoming album. Donny and Marie also present a Broadway medley and take questions from the audience. 9.00 Collision (S,HD). 3/5. Danny Rampton makes contact with his brother, and Tolin pursues the Karen Donnelly case. Meanwhile, husband and wife Tsegga and Naomi make arrangements to be reunited in England. Drama, starring Cornelius Macarthy, Alma Eno, Dean Lennox Kelly and Douglas Henshall. Continues tomorrow. 10.00 ITV News At Ten And Weather (S). 10.30 London News And Weather (S). 10.35 In The Line Of Fire (R,S). 1/2. First of a two-part documentary following officers of CO19, the Metropolitan Polices firearms division, as they patrol the streets of London and tackle the citys armed criminals. Narrated by Ken Stott. 11.35 Nightwatch With Steve Scott: Action Stations (R,S). The work of fighter pilots and ground troops in Afghanistan, the heroes from a series of conflicts involving British forces, plus insights into Air Sea Rescue and the Red Arrows. 12.30 Nightwatch With Steve Scott: Crime (R,S); ITV News Headlines. 1.25 Loose Women (R). 2.15 The Jeremy Kyle Show (R,S). 3.10 Kym Marsh -- Born Too Soon: Tonight (R). 3.35 ITV Nightscreen. 5.30 ITV Morning News (S). 6.00 Eggheads (S). Quiz show, hosted by Jeremy Vine. 6.30 Strictly Come Dancing -- It Takes Two (S). Claudia Winkleman assesses how the celebrity contestants are shaping up for Saturday at the midweek point. 7.00 Passing Of A Generation Highlights (S). The special service from Westminster Abbey in recognition of those who served in the First World War, attended by the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh. The ceremony began and ended at the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior, which symbolises all those servicemen who died in armed conflicts. 8.00 Natural World (S). 3/14. Marine biologist Andrea Marshall provides an insight into the life and behaviour of manta rays off the coast of Mozambique. She carries out investigations to shed light on these little-known creatures that grow up to seven metres long and are considered one of the most intelligent inhabitants of the ocean. Alisdair Simpson narrates. 9.00 Andrew Marrs The Making Of Modern Britain (S,HD). 3/6. Andrew Marr examines the social changes brought about by the First World War, both for those who fought on the frontline, and the people at home who were bereaved, bombed and bankrupted. See Ben Felsenburg 10.00 Never Mind The Buzzcocks (S). 7/14. Mark Watson hosts the comedy music quiz with team captains Phill Jupitus and Noel Fielding. The guests joining them are comedian Tim Minchin, investigative journalist Donal MacIntyre, musician Daniel Merriweather, and lead singer of the Noisettes Shingai Shoniwa. 10.30 Newsnight (S). With Kirsty Wark. Followed by Weather. 11.20 Armistice (R,S). Professor David Reynolds examines the events and personalities responsible for the peace treaty which ended the Great War in November 1918, but left Germany utterly humiliated. 12.50 An Island Parish (R,S). A financial lifeline is thrown to vet Heike, and an unusual cargo arrives at the church. 1.20 BBC News (S). 3.20 Close. 4.00 BBC Learning Zone: Schools: Spanish Shorts. 5.00 Construction And The Built Environment: Value And Use (S). 11.00 Take Away My Takeaway (R,S); Tate Modern And Before And After. 11.35 Parents And Teens: Welcome To My World (R,S). 12.00 News At Noon (S). 12.30 Without A Trace (R,S). 1.25 Film: The Riddle Of The Sands (S) (1978). Yachtsmen discover a plan to invade England while sailing round the coast of Germany. Spy thriller, starring Simon MacCorkindale and Michael York. 3.25 Countdown (S). With Tim Vine in Dictionary Corner. 4.10 Deal Or No Deal (S). 5.00 The Paul OGrady Show (S). With Kym Marsh and Jacqui Dankworth. 6.00 The Simpsons (R,S). 8/22. Homer tackles a biker gang. With the voice of John Goodman. 6.30 Hollyoaks (S,HD). Anita admits she has been lying about having an eating disorder, Michaela becomes convinced that Zak is a gigolo, and Jacqui searches for a new job. 7.00 News (S). 7.55 3 Minute Wonder: Young Carers (S). 3/4. In the morning, a girl helps her father, an MS sufferer, as well as getting ready to go to school. 8.00 Country House Rescue (S,HD). 1/3. New series. Ruth Watson returns to Cothay Manor, Somerset, a 15th-century building full of original features, to see whether owners Alastair and Mary-Anne Robbs ambitious plans have provided any financial dividends. The Robbs bought the country estate 15 years ago but have never made a profit. 9.00 The Family (S). 2/8. The observational documentary continues, and as Kaki and Jeet prepare for an upcoming theatre production, the tensions begin to take their toll on their relationship. Pregnant Kaki is feeling hormonal and unhappy, while Jeet misses the film star days he left back in India and announces he might return there with or without Kaki. 10.00 True Blood (S,HD). 6/12. Sookie struggles with her emotions when the serial killer strikes close to home. Jason finds the urge for vampire blood hard to bear, eventually lashing out at his sister in his lowest moment. Elsewhere, Sam and Tara find comfort in each others loneliness. Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer and Ryan Kwanten star. 11.15 Generation Kill (S,HD). 6/7. The 1st Reconnaissance Battalion escorts Iraqi civilians leaving Baghdad. 12.35 4Music: 360 Sessions (S). New series. Behind the scenes with some of the biggest names in music, beginning with Stereophonics. 1.10 4Music: 4Play: Soft Toy Emergency (S). 1.25 4Music: The Worlds Greatest Pop Star: Robbie Williams (R,S). 2.25 4Music: This Weeks 4Music Top 20. 4.15 Mama Lou (R,S). 4.20 The Class (R,S). 4.45 Switched (R,S). 5.10 St Elsewhere (R). 10.45 Trisha Goddard (R,S). 11.50 I Know What You Ate Last Summer (R,S). 12.45 Five News (S). 12.50 Floyd Around The Med (R,S). 1.15 Cooking The Books (R,S). Culinary show. 1.45 Neighbours (S). Karl is fired from the radio station. 2.15 Home And Away (S). 2.50 Property List: Top Spots (R,S). Highlights of the series exploring the nations best homes. 3.05 Film: Ike: Countdown To D-Day (S) (2004). Fact-based Second World War drama, starring Tom Selleck. 5.00 Five News With Natasha Kaplinsky (S). 5.30 Neighbours (R,S). 6.00 Home And Away (R,S). Xavier is concerned about the effect Ginas new job will have on his school life. 6.25 Live From Studio Five (S). Ian Wright, Melinda Messenger and Kate Walsh host the magazine show featuring location reports, celebrity interviews and showbiz gossip. 7.30 Highland Emergency (R,S). During a marathon shift, the aircrew of HMS Gannet is forced to brave inclement weather to pick up a man with a dislocated knee on the island of Islay. Meanwhile, the team at RAF Lossiemouth makes a 150-mile journey to an oil rig support ship in the North Sea, where a worker is suspected of having a heart attack. Followed by Five News Update. 8.00 Britains Best Brain (S). Zo Ball and Jamie Theakston present the game show in which contestants have their memory, coordination, calculation, recognition and risk-taking skills tested. Followed by Five News At 9. 9.00 The Longest Yard (S) (2005). A washed-up quarterback ends up in jail after a drunken night out, and is ordered by the warden to form an American football team to take on the guards, with the help of a former college champ. Remake of the 1974 comedy The Mean Machine, starring Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, Burt Reynolds and Nelly. Including Five News Update. 11.20 Shops, Robbers And Videotape (R,S). Investigation into how shoplifting and drugs are linked, meeting a man in Luton who sells stolen goods on a daily basis to feed his 60,000-a-year crack cocaine addiction. 12.15 Poker (S). The World Open V. 1.40 SuperCasino. 3.00 Summer X Games. Highlights of the extreme sports festival. 3.55 NHRA Drag Racing. The Las Vegas Nationals. 5.10 Neighbours (R,S). 5.35 Home And Away (R,S). index.html2.html3.html4.html5.html6.html7.html8.html9.html10.html11.html12.html13.html14.html15.html16.html17.html18.html19.html20.html21.html22.html23.html24.html25.html26.html27.html28.html29.html30.html31.html32.html33.html34.html35.html36.html37.html38.html39.html40.html41.html42.html43.html44.html45.html46.html47.html48.html49.html50.html51.html52.html53.html54.html55.html