This week's UK TV & radio

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Listings for BBC 2 on Friday, September 28 2018

06:00Books That Made Britain London City of Strangers: Suggs explores the novels that have been written through the eyes of newcomers as they make London their home. [S] 
06:30A1: Britain's Longest Road Series following the people who work on the A1. A police pursuit of a suspected stolen vehicle leads to arrests. A stranded lorry puts pressure on Sprotbrough traffic officers. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
07:15Chase the Case 9/20. Strategy game show hosted by Dan Walker. Five players compete to win the case containing the most cash. Also in HD. [S] 
08:00Gardeners' World Monty Don plants bulbs and nectar-rich wildflowers for an early feast for insects. Nick Bailey is at Powis Castle to find out what it takes to trim their 14-metre-tall yew hedges. Also in HD. [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] 
12:15Politics Live Jo Coburn and guests discuss the big political issues of the day. Also in HD. [S] 
13:00For What It's Worth 12/25. Antiques quiz show hosted by Fern Britton. Antiques expert Natasha Raskin assists Fern as the three teams compete for the prize. Also in HD. [S] 
13:45Italy Unpacked 3/3. The Merchants of Venice: Andrew Graham-Dixon and Giorgio Locatelli complete their exploration of the culture and cuisine of Italy's east coast in the Veneto region. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
14:45Who Do You Think You Are? 3/10. Derek Jacobi: Celebrity genealogy series. Actor Derek Jacobi grew up in Walthamstow, but a clue in his mother's family tree hints at a more colourful past in France. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
15:45David Attenborough's Rise of... ...Animals Triumph of the Vertebrates. 2/2. Dawn of the Mammals: How mammals developed from tiny forest dwellers to the dominant life form on the planet. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
16:45Eggheads 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] 
17:15Flog It! Althorp The team visits the home of the Spencer family, Althorp in Northamptonshire. Antiques experts Charles Hanson and Will Axon find treasures to take to auction. Also in HD. [S] 
18:00Strictly: It Takes Two Zoe Ball presents behind-the-scenes action. Celebrity superfans discuss all things ballroom, and Gethin Jones catches up with the couples backstage at rehearsals. Also in HD. [S] 
19:00Great British Menu North West - Judging: Culinary competition. The judges are joined by Dr Jake Dunning MBE, who has been recognised for his work during the West Africa Ebola epidemic. Also in HD. [S] 
19:30Gardeners' World Frances Tophill joins in with the festivities at her shared allotment's annual show. Adam Frost visits the RHS garden Wisley. Also in HD. [S] 
20:30Golf: Ryder Cup Eilidh Barbour introduces highlights from day one of the 42nd Ryder Cup from Le Golf National, near Paris, France. Also in HD. [S] 
22:00Mock the Week Dara O Briain and Hugh Dennis pick through the happenings from around the world this week with guests Angela Barnes, Ed Byrne, Larry Dean, Ed Gamble and Kerry Godliman. Also in HD. [S] 
22:30Newsnight In-depth investigation and analysis of the stories behind the day's headlines, with Emily Maitlis. Also in HD. [S] Followed by weather. 
23:05Front Row Late Mary Beard is joined by Sebastian Faulks, David Olusoga and Laura Ashe to discuss how film, theatre, literature and photography shape our understanding of history. Also in HD. [S] 
23:35Trust 3/10. La Dolce Vita: J Paul Getty's refusal to pay his grandson's captors has unforeseen consequences in Italy. Contains strong language, some sexual content and some violence. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
00:30Kids in Crisis - Panorama With Britain facing a child mental health crisis, reporter Sean Fletcher investigates whether care is being rationed and children's lives put at risk. Also in HD. [S,SL] 
01:00Princess Margaret: The Rebel Royal 1/2. Pleasure vs Duty: How Princess Margaret combined the rebellious force of modernity and respect for tradition. Also in HD. [AD,S,SL] 
02:00The Mighty Redcar 1/4. James is 19, has no job, no GCSEs and a simple choice to make - work or prison. Contains some strong language. Also in HD. [AD,S,SL] 
02:45This Is BBC Two Highlights of programmes on BBC Two. Also in HD. [S]