This week's UK TV & radio

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Listings for Discovery on Thursday, August 23 2018

06:00How It's Made Find out how balloons, wallpaper, frozen chips and incandescent light bulbs are made, as more everyday items are put under the microscope. S7, Ep4 
06:30How It's Made Find out how matches, carousel horses, fine porcelain, and car fuel tanks are made, as more everyday items are put under the microscope. S7, Ep5 
07:00Outback Truckers Midway through a vital run Trubo is feeling the temperature as the rig overheats. Meanwhile, Mark Cromwell is fighting to complete the biggest job of his career. S2, Ep8 
08:00Wheeler Dealers 1987 Mercedes 560SL. If money were no object, the Mercedes 560SL was the car to buy in the 1980s. Mike finds a well looked after example in need of a complete refresh. S13, Ep1 
09:00Wheeler Dealers Jaguar XJC. The XJC is a two-door version of the XJ6 four-door saloon. The last Jaguar to be designed by Sir William Lyons, this iconic 'corporate sports car' will attract admirers. S11, Ep9 
10:00Wheeler Dealers Audi TT. Mike hunts down the cheapest Audi TT Quattro he can find- which is at the end of a 300 mile journey down to Cornwall. Can Edd fix the gearbox and make a profit for them? S11, Ep10 
11:00Fast N' Loud Holy Grail Firebirds - Part 1. Richard has to restore two Firebirds from rusted and rough to museum quality. The buyer offers a good deal, but can Richard make the deadline? S2, Ep19 
12:00World War II: Witness To War Road To Burma. Japan begins its expansion into South East Asia while the Allies attempt to block the empire's aggression. The war in the Pacific become more brutal. S1, Ep6 
13:00Railroad Alaska Collision Course. 300 miles south of the Arctic Circle, Cathy and Larry battle freezing temperatures which threaten to leave them without a crucial supply of fresh water. S2, Ep3 
14:00Alaska: The Last Frontier Homesteading For The Holidays. The Kilchers celebrate their most unforgettable Christmas ever! They use their Kilcher ingenuity to make homemade gifts, all crafted from the heart. S6, Ep12 
15:00Mighty Ships USS Kentucky. The USS Kentucky is a ballistic nuclear missile submarine and one of the deadliest in the US fleet - she's virtually undetectable and operates at unimaginable depths. S3, Ep3 
16:00Gold Divers Money Money Money. Winter closes in, sending the gold dredgers sprinting down the season's homestretch. Every moment counts, as rivals Shawn and Hank clash over territory. S3, Ep13 
17:00Gold Rush Moving the Monster. Todd encounters big issues as he attempts to move his 50 ton washplant, Tony's dredge finally starts producing gold, and Parker's abrasive style affects his crew. S6, Ep3 
18:00Fast N' Loud Don't Hassle The Hoff - Pontiac Trans Am Part 2. It's a race against time as the Monkeys race to finish the KITT car. Will they beat the deadline, and will the Hoff actually turn up? S3, Ep9 
19:00Outback Truckers Russell battles waterlogged tracks in the desert as he tries to deliver his load on time. Meanwhile, Yogi's reputation is hanging in the balance on the biggest week of his career. S2, Ep9 
20:00New: Naked and Afraid XL All-Stars Top Ten Tap Outs. Brutal injuries and illnesses end the challenge early for some survivalists. With unseen footage and interviews, they recall moments when it went wrong. S3, Ep3 
21:00New: Naked and Afraid XL All-Stars Fight To The Finish. To finish the challenge, the survivalists must complete a brutal extraction across deadly killing fields of lions, crocodiles and leopards. S3, Ep9 
23:00How It's Made Find out how commercial drones, aquarium fish, runway cleaners, and shuttlecocks are made. S24, Ep5 
23:30How It's Made Find out how mortars, pestles bowling lane conditioners, crematories and wood playsets are made. S24, Ep6 
00:00American Chopper: Senior vs Junior Operation Reconciliation. Following his mother's death, Senior is more determined than ever to reconcile with Mikey and Junior. But are they prepared to make amends? S8, Ep9 
01:00Naked and Afraid XL All-Stars Fight To The Finish. To finish the challenge, the survivalists must complete a brutal extraction across deadly killing fields of lions, crocodiles and leopards. S3, Ep9 
03:00Naked and Afraid XL All-Stars Top Ten Tap Outs. Brutal injuries and illnesses end the challenge early for some survivalists. With unseen footage and interviews, they recall moments when it went wrong. S3, Ep3 
03:50Fast N' Loud Bad Ass Bronco Part 2. With the Bronco over-budget and late, Richard's patience is severely tested. He sells a '36 Ford and then considers a dare to sell his beloved Shelby Mustang. S1, Ep18 
04:40Gold Rush Parker's 21st. Parker celebrates his 21st birthday with a big new toy that is double the size of Big Red. Tony looks into a new investment and Todd gets a wakeup call. S6, Ep10 
05:30How It's Made Find out how glass cookware, bars of soap, steel drums and fire fighter's uniforms are produced, as more everyday items are put under the microscope. S7, Ep6 
06:00How It's Made Find out how crayons, wooden kayaks, lawnmowers and gold chains are made, as more everyday items are put under the microscope. S7, Ep7