This week's UK TV & radio

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Listings for BBC HD on Tuesday, December 19 2017

06:00Flog It! Trade Secrets Rarities Antiques series. Paul Martin and the Flog It! team examine the most unusual items they have seen over the years. [HD] [S] 
06:30Let's Get a Good Thing Going 1/5. Cheltenham: Series presented by Kevin Duala in which local people pitch ideas to help their community. Four Cheltenham residents pitch their dream projects. [HD] [S] 
07:15Street Auction 6/10. Pontardawe: People donate items to be auctioned off for a community member. A town turns out to support a Welsh woman who uses her own tragic experience to help others. [HD] [S] 
08:00Celebrity Antiques Road Trip Celebrities hunt for antiques across the UK. Chesney Hawkes and Debbie McGee scour south east England in search of antiques, accompanied by Christina Trevanion and Charles Hanson. [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. [HD] [S] 
11:00BBC Newsroom Live Stay up to date on the day's top stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens. [HD] [S] 
12:00Daily Politics Jo Coburn with the latest political news, interviews and debate. [HD] [S] 
13:00The Link 10/25. Mark Williams hosts the quiz in which three teams battle it out to spot the link between a growing number of clues, with one team possibly walking away with thousands of pounds. [HD] [S] 
13:45Equestrian: Olympia Grand Prix... ...Highlights. International show jumping from the London International Horse Show with highlights from the prestigious Olympia Grand Prix. Commentary by Nick Luck and Andy Austin. [S] 
15:00Inside Claridge's 2/3. Documentary series revealing the inner world of luxury hotel Claridge's. Exploring the importance of tradition and continuity to the hotel's clientele - and to its reputation. [HD] [AD,S] 
16:00Alaska: Earth's Frozen Kingdom 2/3. Summer: Three-part series examining the harsh elements and rich rewards of the Alaskan wilderness. Summer is a narrow window of plenty, when the land is bathed in 24-hour sunlight. [HD] [AD,S] 
17:00The Blue Planet 7/8. Tidal Seas: David Attenborough narrates a natural history of the oceans. As snails surf the waves in pursuit of a meal, how do the tides create opportunities for marine life? [AD,S] 
18:00Sacred Rivers with Simon Reeve 1/3. The Nile: Simon Reeve explores the influence three rivers have on the countries they flow through. He travels from source to sea along the world's longest river, the Nile. [HD] [AD,S] 
19:00The Repair Shop at Christmas The Repair Shop is decked with holly and the team fix up festive family treasures, including the only Christmas present received by evacuee Patricia in 1939, a Betty Doll. [HD] [AD,S] 
20:00MasterChef: The Professionals -... ...The Finals. 19/21. In finals week, the first challenge the four chefs face is the chance to cook at one of the most prestigious events in the UK culinary calendar - The Chef's Table. [HD] [AD,S] 
21:00Rick Stein's Road to Mexico Rick Stein's latest travels take him to Mexico's culinary capital Oaxaca, home to Mexico's national cheese queso oaxacana. [HD] [AD,S] 
22:00The League of Gentlemen 2/3. Save Royston Vasey: Comedy series. Royston Vasey is facing a threat more terrible than anything it has faced before - boundary changes that will erase the town from the map forever. [AD,S] 
22:30Newsnight In-depth investigation and analysis of the stories behind the day's headlines with Emily Maitlis. [HD] [S] Followed by weather. 
23:15NFL This Week Mark Chapman introduces a weekly dose of American football action from the NFL, with expert analysis from Osi Umenyiora and Jason Bell. [HD] [S] 
00:05Dara & Ed's Road to Mandalay 1/3. Malaysia: Dara and Ed begin their journey in Malaysia. In Kuala Lumpur, they start by doing what the locals do on a Saturday afternoon and watch a beauty pageant - for chickens. [HD] [AD,S] 
01:05The Apprentice 12/14. Interviews: The final five candidates are summoned to Lord Sugar's offices, where some of his closest associates put them through their paces in the interviews. [HD] [S,SL] 
02:05Expedition Volcano 2/2. Two-part documentary. Chris Jackson and his fellow geologists are heading for the volcano Nyamulagira - one of the most active yet least explored volcanoes on the planet. [HD] [AD,S,SL] 
03:05This Is BBC Two HD Highlights of programmes on BBC Two HD. [HD] [S]