This week's UK TV & radio

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Listings for BBC 2 on Monday, October 16 2017

06:00Real Lives Reunited 6/15. Miners' Strike & Tsunami: A miner who was arrested during the 1984 miners' strike meets policemen who were there. Also in HD. [S] 
06:30Rip Off Britain 20/20. Angela Rippon, Gloria Hunniford and Julia Somerville investigate whether finance deals used by people to buy a new car are all they are cracked up to be. Also in HD. [S] 
07:15A Matter of Life and Debt 5/15. The stories of people whose lives have been transformed by a loan, including a woman who waited over 20 years before a small loan allowed her to realise her dream. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
08:00The Big Family Cooking Showdown 8/12. In the final heat, the Boyes family from Liverpool, for whom presentation matters, take on the Rignalls from Buckinghamshire, who draw on their Indian heritage. Also in HD. [AD,S,SL] 
09:00Victoria Derbyshire The BBC's daily news and current affairs programme with original stories, exclusive interviews, audience debate and breaking news. Also in HD. [S] 
11:00BBC Newsroom Live Stay up to date on the day's top stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens. Also in HD. [S] 
12:00Daily Politics Jo Coburn is joined by Conservative MP Esther McVey and Labour MP Luke Pollard to discuss the Brexit negotiations and what is expected to be in next month's Budget. Also in HD. [S] 
13:00The Code 5/25. Mark and Nick return, hoping to win the jackpot. Will they do it? Also in HD. [S] 
13:45Restoration Home 1/8. Rock Farm: Caroline Quentin follows the restoration of historic properties. As the crumbling Georgian house at Rock Farm is restored, an extraordinary discovery is made. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
14:45Family Finders 1/15. Documentary series. Two sisters find a cousin they never knew existed and meet her to discover more about their family's fascinating musical heritage. Also in HD. [S] 
15:15Full Steam Ahead 1/6. Historians Ruth Goodman, Alex Langlands and Peter Ginn explore how the introduction of steam railways in the early 19th century changed Britain. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
16:15This Farming Life 11/12. A look at modern farming life in Scotland. Summer arrives at last. In the east of Scotland, Martin prepares two young bulls for the Royal Highland Show in Edinburgh. Also in HD. [S] 
17:15Flog It! Essex Antiques series. This episode comes from Layer Marney Tower in rural Essex. Paul Martin is joined by experts Elizabeth Talbot and Philip Serrell. Also in HD. [S] 
18:00Eggheads Jeremy Vine hosts the show where every day a new team of challengers take on what is probably the greatest quiz team in Britain, made up of some of the country's top quizzers. Also in HD. [S] 
18:30Strictly - It Takes Two Zoe Ball chats to the latest couple to leave the competition. We provide expert analysis on what was hot and what was not from the routines in Choreography Corner. Also in HD. [S] 
19:00Match of the Day: FA Cup - 1st... ...Round Draw. Mark Chapman introduces live coverage of the draw for the first round of the FA Cup, the world's oldest and most prestigious domestic cup competition. Also in HD. [S] 
19:30Coastal Path Five-part series in which explorer Paul Rose walks along the 630 miles of the South West Coast Path, discovering wildlife, wild traditions and wild adventure along the way. Also in HD. [S] 
20:00University Challenge In the penultimate first-round match of the student quiz, Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, clashes with St Anne's College, Oxford. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions. Also in HD. [S] 
20:30Upstart Crow Sweet Sorrow Shakespeare comedy. Romeo and Juliet is finally finished and the only problem now is who will play the young lovers. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
21:00Abortion On Trial Fifty years after the Abortion Act was passed, Anne Robinson brings together a group of nine people with conflicting views on abortion to ask if the law is fit for purpose in 2017. Also in HD. [S] 
22:00W1A 5/6. The renewal group has to respond to rumours that Claudia Winkleman is leaving the BBC. Contains some strong language. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
22:30Newsnight Emily Maitlis introduces comprehensive coverage of the day's important national and international news stories. Also in HD. [S] Followed by weather. 
23:15Billion Dollar Deals and How... ...They Changed Your World. 3/3. Work: How did work go from being what we do to who we are? Also in HD. [AD,S] 
00:15Hate on the Street - Panorama Livvy Haydock investigates a rise in hate crimes in Britain, meeting victims and perpetrators to try to discover why it is happening. Contains very strong language. Also in HD. [S,SL] 
00:45Countryfile Dumfries House Prince Charles talks about why he stepped in to save Dumfries House in East Ayrshire and his vision of how it can be used to help the local community. [S,SL] 
01:40The Apprentice 1/14. Burgers: The search for Lord Sugar's next business partner begins. The hopeful candidates face their first task, which sees them rising before dawn to manufacture burgers. Also in HD. [S,SL] 
02:40This Is BBC Two Highlights of programmes on BBC Two. Also in HD. [S] 
06:00Real Lives Reunited 7/15. First British Grand Prix & Saddam Human Shields: Four spectators who were at the first British Grand Prix in 1948 return to Silverstone. Also in HD. [S]