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  • Chris Packham's Animal Einsteins
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    Packham’s Animal Einsteins

    2021-03-08T09:51:00Z

    “A solidly entertaining and informative series about the natural world that doesn’t make you pray for the extinction of all human life”

  • DH Lawrence: Sex, Exile and Greatness
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    DH Lawrence: Sex, Exile and Greatness

    2021-03-05T10:18:00Z

    “Adrian Munsey and Vance Goodwin’s film zipped with tremendous pace and clarity through Lawrence’s life, loves, travels and health problems”

  • The Terror
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    The Terror

    2021-03-04T10:52:00Z

    “Easily the most compelling new drama to reach British screens this year”

  • Your Honor
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    Your Honor

    2021-03-03T09:55:00Z

    “The jury is still out on whether Your Honor is an American epic to rival Breaking Bad or merely another cliche-drenched character study of a doomed anti-hero.”

  • Max Clifford: The Fall of A Tabloid King
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    Max Clifford: The Fall of a Tabloid King

    2021-03-02T09:56:00Z

    “It was sensitive, well researched and unsensationalist”

  • McDonald & Dodds
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    McDonald & Dodds

    2021-03-01T10:14:00Z

    “Gentle pacing and acting more over the top than Spandau Ballet’s greatest hits made for a satisfying serving of suppertime hokum”

  • Stand Up & Deliver
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    Stand Up & Deliver

    2021-02-26T10:18:00Z

    “I’d happily watch another few episodes of Helm and Warsi’s odd-couple adventures”

  • Gordon Ramsay's Bank Balance
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    Gordon Ramsay’s Bank Balance

    2021-02-25T10:04:00Z

    “Gordon Ramsay brought a barnstorming enthusiasm to Bank Balance and was good value as a cheeky MC”

  • Blitz Spirit with Lucy Worsley
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    Blitz Spirit with Lucy Worsley

    2021-02-24T09:49:00Z

    “From outrageous government U-turns to stockpiling groceries, to the encouragement of neighbourly suspicion, it felt eerily familiar.”

  • Unforgotten
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    Unforgotten

    2021-02-23T10:13:00Z

    “The blessed relief of watching a detective drama in which the detectives are free of quirks and the script is free of gimmicks”

  • Bloodlands
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    Bloodlands

    2021-02-22T10:07:00Z

    “It is shaping up to be a fine addition to the growing genre of Irish noir”

  • Copong with Grief
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    Esther Rantzen: Living with Grief

    2021-02-19T10:18:00Z

    “Anyone who is mourning a loved one would find slivers of consolation somewhere in this 90-minute programme”

  • The Great British Dig S1
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    The Great British Dig

    2021-02-18T08:40:00Z

    “The archaeologists talked with an enthusiasm that proved infectious”

  • Framing Britney Spears-01
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    Framing Britney Spears

    2021-02-17T09:21:00Z

    “A well-curated assemblage of interview footage and commentary from people there at the time”

  • Whirlybird: Live Above LA
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    Whirlybird: Live Above LA

    2021-02-16T10:53:00Z

    “Personal, often painful, and with just the right amount of sensationalism, this was a superb documentary”

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    The Masked Singer

    2021-02-15T10:01:00Z

    “This Saturday night hit has been a welcome burst of day-glo entertainment during a grey winter.”

  • Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby
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    Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby

    2021-02-12T09:39:00Z

    “The sight of Giles Coren and Monica Galetti unwinding in what must be the most palatial destination on earth was almost too much to bear.”

  • Extraordinary Escapes With Sandi Toksvig
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    Extraordinary Escapes with Sandi Toksvig

    2021-02-11T10:10:00Z

    “Toksvig’s wry, understated delivery and the beautiful rural landscape were a soothing tonic”

  • Forsensics: The Real CSI
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    Forensics: The Real CSI

    2021-02-10T10:16:00Z

    “It was bleak and powerful stuff, slow-paced yet rivetingly honest about what police work entails.”

  • Darcey Bussells Wild Coasts of Scotland
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    Darcey Bussell’s Wild Coasts of Scotland

    2021-02-09T10:02:00Z

    “The stories that Bussell heard were interesting and so were the people she met along the way.”