This week's UK TV & radio

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Listings for Channel 4 on Tuesday, December 12 2017

05:35Countdown Nick Hewer and Rachel Riley host as contestants race against the clock to pit their wits against vowels, consonants and numbers. Paul Zenon is in Dictionary Corner. 
06:203rd Rock from the Sun Much Ado About Dick When Mary Albright is afraid to be seen with Dick in public as a couple, the Solomons find out all about the human obsession with what other people think. 
06:453rd Rock from the Sun Dick the Vote Harry runs for a seat on the city council after he is mistaken for a political activist by the media. Dick discovers the democratic system's complexity and struggles to vote. 
07:103rd Rock from the Sun Fourth and Dick Dick learns about the importance humans place on competition in the run-up to the homecoming weekend sports match. Tommy gets a crush on his Glee Club teacher. 
07:35Everybody Loves Raymond The Sigh Debra's tired of sharing all her space with Ray, so he decides to give her exclusive use of their bathroom while he shares with the kids. 
08:00Everybody Loves Raymond The Annoying Kid Ray and Debra are excited to have finally met a couple, Neil and Lauren, who are just like them, but Ray begins to have mixed feelings about their son. 
08:30Everybody Loves Raymond She's the One Robert is excited because he's dating a great new woman, and hints that she might even be 'the One', until Ray sees her do something strange... 
09:00Frasier The Last Time I Saw Maris Niles decides to stand up to Maris after she disappears to New York for two days on a shopping trip. In retaliation, she moves to divorce him. 
09:35Frasier Frasier Grinch Frasier is excited that his son Frederick is coming for Christmas, but Martin thinks a proper Christmas should mean more than just educational presents. 
10:05Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares USA Gordon Ramsay visits New Jersey to rescue Italian restaurant Leone's, which has been run into the ground by the owner's son during her long illness. 
11:00Jamie's Cracking Christmas Jamie Oliver shows how to raise your Christmas spread to the next level with amazing recipes including cheeky Christmas cocktails, roast goose with all the trimmings and a panettone treat. 
12:00Channel 4 News Summary Includes sport and weather. 
12:05Kirstie's Handmade Christmas Kirstie Allsopp shares her recipes for a magnificent mulled wine and fondue. (Ep1/5) 
12:25The Dog Who Saved Christmas... ...Vacation (2010) Family comedy sequel. Ex-police dog Zeus must again foil a pair of jewellery thieves, who have followed the Bannister family on their trip to the snowy mountains. 
14:10Countdown Nick Hewer and Rachel Riley host as contestants race against the clock to pit their wits against vowels, consonants and numbers. Paul Zenon is in Dictionary Corner. 
15:00Lost and Found Stray Doris delivers a litter of gorgeous puppies. Frisbee is handed in due to his owner's ill health, and is taken in by a foster carer. And a Pomeranian bolts late at night in Leeds. 
16:00A Place in the Sun: Winter Sun Russell Lovatt from Nottingham would like to relocate to Malta. Laura Hamilton has a challenge to find a property with the wow factor to impress him and daughter Sian, but does she do it? 
17:00Kirstie's Handmade Christmas New series offering an explosion of festive cheer from Kirstie Allsopp's Christmas HQ. In this episode, Kirstie hosts a magical tree decorating competition. Plus - Japanese pottery. (2/10) 
18:00The Simpsons Days of Future Future In an episode set 30 years into the future, Bart and his ex-wife have post-divorce issues, and Marge gets a new Homer clone every time the old one dies. (S25 Ep17/22) 
18:30Hollyoaks Grace can't resist Glenn's charms. Sienna plans a day out, but all is not as it seems when Maggie and Joel find Sienna. Luke puts on a front but has a sinister plan involving Mark. 
19:00Channel 4 News Includes sport and weather. 
20:00Food Unwrapped Does Christmas Should we be stuffing the turkey with chocolate, nuts and mushrooms? Is there silver in cake decorations? Plus: tofurkey, cinnamon and other Christmas food surprises. 
21:00The World's Most Expensive... ...Presents Gold-plated bikes, 40,000 ball gowns for dogs, million-dollar watches... This programme meets the craftsmen and women who make lavish gifts for the world's wealthiest people. 
22:00Finding Me a Family There are over 2000 kids in England in care, awaiting adoption. This film follows adoption activity days run by the children's charity Coram - parties that can radically change lives. (Ep2) 
23:05Gogglebox What do the Goggleboxers think of The King's Speech, Strictly, The X Factor Final, Blue Planet II, I'm a Celebrity, The Real Marigold on Tour and Paul Hollywood A Baker's Life? (S10 Ep14) 
00:10The Great Songwriters: Music on 4 Seal Grammy, Brit and Ivor Novello Award-winning singer/songwriter Seal talks about his creative process and performs Killer, Crazy, Kiss from a Rose and Prayer for the Dying. (S2 Ep6/6) 
01:05The Supervet at Christmas It's Christmas and Noel is busier than ever, helping a sleigh-pulling Alaskan malamute with bad knees, a cocker spaniel with a shattered jaw, and a cute dachshund puppy. (S4 Ep5/5) 
02:00Posh Pawn at Christmas High-end pawnbroker James takes his team for an ice-breaking Christmas excursion. Meanwhile, Beth Tweddle wants to sell her Olympic leotards to raise money for a good cause. 
02:55Grand Designs Australia A couple from Hornsby Heights near Sydney build a hand-crafted, adobe-style home in a one-of-a-kind construction process using thick, natural clay-rendered walls. 
03:55Phil Spencer: Secret Agent Phil helps Essex homeowners in Southend and Billericay to shift their troublesome homes. One has too much pink wallpaper, while the other has a health hazard in the kitchen. [SL] 
04:50Jamie's Cracking Christmas Bite-sized Christmas cooking, as Jamie Oliver makes turkey curry and panettone tart. 
05:05Draw It! Mel Giedroyc hosts as two teams, made up of one contestant and one celebrity, put their drawing skills to the test. This time it's John Thomson and Melanie Sykes. 
05:35Countdown Nick Hewer and Rachel Riley host as contestants race against the clock to pit their wits against vowels, consonants and numbers. Paul Zenon is in Dictionary Corner.