This week's UK TV & radio

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Listings for BBC 2 N Ireland on Thursday, October 17 2019

04:35This is BBC Two Highlights of programmes BBC Two. 
06:30Money for Nothing 8/20. EJ Osborne scours Llanfoist Recycling Centre for discarded items he can revive. A sofa bed and armchair, a piano stool and a photographer's lamp have new life breathed into them. [S] 
07:15Escape to the Perfect Town 8/15. Jonnie Irwin puts the lively market town of Abergavenny in Monmouthshire under the microscope for his house hunters. [S,AD] 
08:00Antiques Roadshow At Lytham Hall in Lancashire, finds include a rare automaton, a sketch by Lowry, a world-class watch and the medals won by Britain's first black Olympian. [S,SL] 
09:00BBC News at 9 The BBC News at Nine with in-depth discussion and analysis as well as breaking news. [S] 
10:00Victoria Derbyshire Original stories, exclusive interviews, audience debate and breaking news. [S] 
11:00BBC Newsroom Live Stay up to date on the day's top stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens. [S] 
12:15Politics Live Andrew Neil and guests discuss the big political issues of the day. [S] 
13:00The Boss 21/25. Susan Calman hosts the quiz show of tactics, knowledge and nerve. Contestants must work as a team, but ultimately there can only be one Boss. [S] 
13:45My Life on a Plate 11/15. Chef Brian Turner takes celebrities back to their youth, using the power of food to jog memories. Astrologer Russell Grant journeys back to his Middlesex childhood. [S,AD] 
14:30Emergency Rescue Down Under 12/15. Following Brits working in Australia's emergency services. A pilot is scrambled to rescue a surfer attacked by a shark, and a flying doctor fights to save a badly injured expat. [S,AD] 
15:00Heir Hunters 13/20. Series following the work of probate researchers. A surprise phone call gets the heir hunters searching for relatives of a well-loved Leicestershire lady. [S,AD] 
15:45The Wonder of Animals 8/12. Chris Packham explores what makes animal groups successful. He looks beneath crocodiles' hard exterior to discover the secret to their 250-million-year history. [S,AD] 
16:15Earth's Greatest Spectacles 1/3. A look at some of earth's greatest spectacles. New England is the stage for an incredible colour change when the greens of summer give way to the golds of autumn. [S,AD] 
17:15Flog It! Antiques series. Paul Martin presents from Norwich cathedral in Norfolk. Experts Thomas Plant and David Fletcher pick out some items to take to auction. [S] 
18:00Richard Osman's House of Games 9/100. Angellica Bell, Gyles Brandreth, Scarlett Moffatt and Iain Stirling test their general knowledge skills on this week's House of Games. [S] 
18:30Strictly It Takes Two 19/60. Vicky Gill gives an exclusive look at what the couples will be wearing at the weekend. [S] 
19:00MOTDx 6/20. Jermaine Jenas and his footballing mates talk about the Premier League. [S] 
19:30The Channel Tunnel - Life on... ...the Inside. 4/4. The next batch of wannabe shuttle drivers has just arrived for the first round of testing. [S] 
20:00Hairy Bikers: Route 66 5/6. The bikers cross the state of Arizona and attend a traditional Navajo barbecue. [S,AD] 
21:00Giri/Haji 1/8. Tokyo detective Kenzo Mori travels to London in search of the brother he thought was dead. Contains strong language, some sexual content and some violence. [S,AD] 
22:00Oliver Jeffers - Here We... ...Are...BBC Arts NI Presents. This film profiles Oliver Jeffers, the massively successful children's picture book maker. Known across the globe, he has sold over 10 million books. [S] 
22:30Newsnight The day's important national and international news stories with Kirsty Wark. [S] 
23:10Weather Weather bulletin. [S] 
23:15Later... with Jools Holland 1/6. Joining Jools on the 54th series are Mark Ronson and five female artists all making their debut on the show. They are Yebba, Sampa the Great, Cate Le Bon, Georgia and PP Arnold. [S] 
23:45Defending The Guilty 5/6. Chambers puts the pupils through their paces in a professionally acted mock trial. Will learns the brutal art of cross-examination from Caroline. Contains some strong language. [S,AD] 
00:15The Unwanted: The Secret... ...Windrush Files. David Olusoga opens secret government files to show how the Windrush scandal and the 'hostile environment' for black British immigrants has been 70 years in the making. [S,AD] 
01:15Japan with Sue Perkins 1/2. Sue Perkins starts her journey in Tokyo, home to 36 million people. She trains with a female sumo wrestling team and meets a family who live with robots. [S,AD,SL] 
02:15Home Is Where the Art Is Nick Knowles challenges three talented artists to create beautiful artwork for people they've never met. [S,AD,SL] 
03:00This is BBC Two Highlights of programmes BBC Two.