This week's UK TV & radio

Congratulations on being true to the origins of web browsing. These fancy new browsers supporting web standards, such as CSS, just detract from the pure accessibility goodness of this site.

Friday : Saturday : Sunday : Monday : Tuesday : Wednesday : Thursday : Friday

Listings for BBC HD on Wednesday, August 22 2018

06:00The TV That Made Me 11/20. Pam Ayres: Celebrities choose the TV moments that have shaped their lives. Pam Ayres shot to fame on Opportunity Knocks in 1975. Now she looks back at TV moments from her past. [HD] [S] 
06:30Animal Park Summer Special 12/15. A bromance between two young giraffe calves takes a dark turn when over-grooming leads to a life-threatening blood clot, and the vets are forced to step in. [HD] [S] 
07:15Impossible 17/25. Game show in which players score points by answering questions correctly while avoiding the impossible answers. [S] 
08:00The Great Cheese Chase Documentary in which Seb Choudhury takes a look at one of the West Country's most dangerous rural traditions - cheese rolling. [HD] [AD,S,SL] 
08:30The Farmers' Country Showdown 3/20. Killin: Local farmers Neil and Eilidh Campbell face Willie and Sandra Taylor in the competitive cattle classes at Killin Agricultural Show in Scotland. [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] 
12:00Coast 6/23. Wexford to Killiney: Miranda Krestovnikoff goes to Wexford in search of the rare white-fronted geese, and Dick Strawbridge takes a ride on 'Brunel's Folly'. [HD] [S] 
12:20A Hard Day's Night Film Anarchic and offbeat 1960s story of 36 hours in the lives of The Beatles as they travel to a TV show in London. [HD] [B&W, 1964] [AD,S] 
13:45Building Dream Homes 5/15. Series following some of the nation's architects. In Wales, Marianne, John and the architects finally get to see what they have been working towards for almost a year. [HD] [AD,S] 
14:15Collectaholics 3/3. Mel Giedroyc and Mark Hill help collectors in crisis. Featuring a 35,000-piece Star Wars collection, a 350-piece collection of modern prints and a collector of prams and dolls. [HD] [S] 
15:15Nature's Weirdest Events Chris Packham investigates a deep sea blob that mystified oil rig workers, the remains of a gargantuan creature and a stowaway spider with unfathomable feet. [HD] [AD,S] 
16:15Oceans: Arctic Ocean 8/8. Documentary. The team dives into one of the world's most hostile environments, beneath the polar ice cap, to explore how the ice is shrinking and how this may affect the climate. [HD] [AD,S] 
17:15Antiques Road Trip 3/20. Charles Hanson and Catherine Southon travel around Warwickshire. Catherine finds a French copper and brass letter holder, while Charles goes for a charming oak chair. [HD] [S] 
18:00Celebrity Eggheads Jeremy Vine hosts a special celebrity edition of the quiz. Can comedians Ken Cheng, Hal Cruttenden, Justin Moorhouse, Zoe Lyons and Ruth Bratt win the cash prize for charity? [HD] [S] 
18:45The Repair Shop Jay Blades and the team bring family heirlooms back to life. Steve Fletcher restores an 18th-century wall clock that is a much-loved heirloom from the owner's grandfather. [HD] [S] 
19:30Great British Menu London and South East - Main: Creative culinary competition. Selin serves a duck dish using ingredients from around the world to honour 'Our Global NHS'. [HD] [S] 
20:00Recipes That Made Me: Kashmir 3/4. Nisha Katona discovers family recipes passed down from across the Indian subcontinent. Nisha travels to Yorkshire to meet families with connections to Kashmir in northern Pakistan. [HD] [AD,S] 
20:30Recipes That Made Me: Bangladesh 4/4. Nisha Katona discovers family recipes passed down from across the Indian subcontinent. Nisha visits Greater Manchester to meet amazing home cooks from the Bangladeshi community. [HD] [AD,S] 
21:00Horizon: Stopping Male Suicide Dr Xand Van Tulleken investigates why suicide is the biggest killer of men under 50 in the UK - causing more deaths in this group than car accidents, and even more than cancer. [HD] [S] 
22:00Rhod Gilbert's Work Experience 4/4. Navy: Rhod Gilbert tries his hand at some proper jobs. A seasickness-prone Rhod joins the Royal Navy and takes part in their rigorous training regime. [S] 
22:30Newsnight In-depth investigation and analysis of the stories behind the day's headlines, with Evan Davis. [HD] [S] Followed by weather. 
23:15Eight Go Rallying: The Road to... ...Saigon. 1/4. Four celebrity duos drive over 3,000km in a fleet of classic cars. Contains some strong language. [HD] [AD,S] 
00:15Travels in Trumpland with Ed Balls 2/3. Making America Safe Again?: Ed Balls wants to find out if Trump is delivering on his promise to make USA safe again and speaks to victims of a school shooting in Florida. [HD] [AD,S,SL] 
01:15Mortimer & Whitehouse: Gone... ...Fishing. 6/6. Paul and Bob try and catch a legendary pike and write a eulogy for each other. Contains some strong language. [HD] [AD,S,SL] 
01:45Heir Hunters 2/20. Michael Buerk and the heir hunters trace the family of Charlie Graves, and the case of Roy Panther reveals he left his mark shining in the universe. [HD] [S,SL] 
02:30This Is BBC Two HD Highlights of programmes on BBC Two HD. [HD] [S] 
06:00The TV That Made Me 12/20. Stephen K Amos: Celebrities choose the TV moments that have shaped their lives. Stephen K Amos looks back at the classic TV that shaped him into one of Britain's funniest men. [HD] [S]