This week's UK TV & radio

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Listings for BBC HD on Friday, December 15 2017

06:00Flog It! Trade Secrets Nature - Part 1: Antiques series. Paul Martin looks at antiques inspired by the natural world. [HD] [S] 
06:30Island Medics 9/10. Behind the scenes at the UK's most remote hospital. There is an extra special arrival for maternity receptionist Marie - her daughter Sonja is expecting her third child. [HD] [S] 
07:15The Hairy Bikers Home for... ...Christmas. 9/10. Showing Off: The Hairy Bikers create mouthwatering festive dishes and get into the spirit of the season with special guest Russell Grant. [HD] [AD,S] 
08:00MasterChef: The Professionals 3/21. The search for the country's 2017 culinary superstar continues. In this first quarter-final, the six strongest chefs from the first two heats attempt to impress the judges. [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. [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] 
13:00Coast 6/6. All at Sea: The Coast team head offshore to explore surprising stories of love and death, cannibalism and communist submarines, seasickness and a seafaring prince. [HD] [AD,S] 
14:00Terry and Mason's Great Food Trip 14/20. Salisbury: Terry Wogan and Mason McQueen are in Salisbury, Wiltshire. They taste lardy cakes in the historic 13th-century marketplace and venison stew in a venerable coaching inn. [HD] [S] 
14:30Home Away from Home Milton Keynes & Staffordshire Families swap homes with complete strangers to travel around the UK. Families from Milton Keynes and Staffordshire swap homes. [HD] [S] 
15:1532 Brinkburn Street 5/5. Drama following two generations of one family. Gracie's dreams of escape with Sid come crashing down to earth, while Frank ensures that Ellie can follow her dream after all. [HD] [AD,S] 
16:00The Fifteen Billion Pound... ...Railway The Final Countdown. 2/2. Engineers must construct and fit out a new station at Paddington. [HD] [AD,S] 
17:05The Blue Planet 5/8. Seasonal Seas: David Attenborough narrates a natural history of the oceans, exploring the richest waters on Earth, where the annual cycle of the sun drives an explosion of life. [AD,S] 
18:00Strictly - It Takes Two Zoe Ball presents the final one-hour Friday show live from the Strictly ballroom ahead of the grand final. The finalists chat with Zoe ahead of the biggest dance of their lives. [HD] [S] 
19:00Celebrity Antiques Road Trip Roberta Taylor and Trudie Goodwin charge around Stirlingshire. Norwegian silver catches the eye of one celebrity, while the other is influenced by the taste for gin. [HD] [S] 
20:00Mastermind John Humphrys presents another heat of the classic quiz. Subjects are the Harry Potter novels, the Waterloo Campaign, the Battle of the Bulge and Rosalind Franklin. [HD] [S] 
20:30Only Connect 18/37. Detectives v Arrowheads: Quiz show presented by Victoria Coren Mitchell. The Detectives and Arrowheads return for a round two game. [HD] [S] 
21:00The Sweet Makers at Christmas Four modern confectioners immerse themselves in the world of their predecessors, discovering how sweet makers of old helped shape the way Christmas is celebrated. [HD] [AD,S] 
22:00New: QI 8/18. Operations: Sandi Toksvig looks at operations. With Bill Bailey, Katherine Ryan, Rhod Gilbert and Alan Davies. [HD] [S] 
22:30Newsnight In-depth investigation and analysis of the stories behind the day's headlines with Kirsty Wark. [HD] [S] Followed by weather. 
23:05Expedition 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] 
00:05The Operation that Ruined My... ...Life - Panorama. Lucy Adams meets women living with pain due to using medical mesh devices. [HD] [S,SL] 
00:35Hotel for Refugees Documentary following the stories of Muslim Syrian refugees as they arrive in a small town in Ireland, discovering the role that faith has played in their journey. [HD] [AD,S,SL] 
01:15Blitz: The Bombs That Changed... ...Britain. 2/4. The ramifications of a bomb that fell on 6th Avenue in the city of Hull. [HD] [AD,S,SL] 
02:15This Is BBC Two HD Highlights of programmes on BBC Two HD. [HD] [S]