TV Schedule

  • 00:30

    17 Dec

    Big Cat Country - Season 1

    It's the last few weeks of the dry season, with temperatures reaching 43°C. Everything is sticking close to the only available water in the river, but here in Luangwa, that proximity spells danger.

  • 01:20

    17 Dec

    Weird Wonders of the World - Season 2

    We uncover the mysterious sudden death of hundreds of reindeer in Norway, discover a mythical boiling river in Peru, and find out why blood red rain appeared in Spain.

  • 02:10

    17 Dec

    Weird Wonders of the World - Season 2

    We examine strange holes ripped out of the clouds and find out what's killing off seabirds on remote islands and why spiders are glowing in the dark.

  • 03:00

    17 Dec

    Wildest Survival - Season 2

    Many animals can be found in the forests and jungles. From Snares penguins in New Zealand to leaf-tailed geckos and fossas in Madagascar, a vast array of species have made their home among the trees.

  • 03:50

    17 Dec

    The Yorkshire Vet - Season 3

    Julian receives a call from an alpaca breeder whose prize-winning female Cinderella is having a difficult labour, and Peter has to castrate a chinchilla who is responsible for a population explosion.

  • 04:35

    17 Dec

    The Yorkshire Vet - Season 9

    Peter has a fight on his hands to save the life of premature alpaca Maverick; Julian performs a delicate operation on Labrador puppy Amber, who has a condition called 'cherry eye'.

  • 05:20

    17 Dec

    Work On The Wild Side - Season 1

    Mars the aardvark needs five-hour walks every night, exhausting Emma; Jenna and Sean discover how good an elephant's hearing is; Josie has her work cut out as an injured vervet monkey is rushed in.

  • 06:05

    17 Dec

    Wild Bear Rescue - Season 3

    Sally must triple the weight on a starving bear in time for its release, and two otters have to learn to catch fish before they too can be freed.

  • 06:30

    17 Dec

    Wild Bear Rescue - Season 3

    New cub Renny hides atop a pole, too afraid to come down and eat, while bully cub Dion lurks below; in Mackenzie, Angelika and Peter try to rescue three orphaned cubs high in the treetops.

  • 07:00

    17 Dec

    Weird Wonders of the World - Season 2

    We find out why Spain is under attack from spaceballs, how a penguin became a man's best friend, and discover prehistoric lions that could be brought back from the dead.

  • 07:45

    17 Dec

    Weird Wonders of the World - Season 2

    We examine the case of a mystery stinger in Australia, find out what poisoned a scientist on a jungle expedition, and why albatrosses are being planted in flowerpots off the coast of New Zealand.

  • 08:35

    17 Dec

    Weird Wonders of the World - Season 2

    We set out to understand why a much-loved dolphin has started breaking people's bones and how a tiny crustacean has mastered the holy grail of science: the art of invisibility.

  • 09:30

    17 Dec

    Weird Wonders of the World - Season 2

    We solve the puzzle of strange balls of worms on a road and fish stuck in fences in Texas, and find out why so many sperm whales became stranded around the North Sea in 2015.

  • 10:20

    17 Dec

    Weird Wonders of the World - Season 2

    We discover why a frog's dinner is fighting back, what a shark's secret is to a long life, and learn of a prehistoric fish with a thirst for blood that almost destroyed an entire fishing industry.

  • 11:10

    17 Dec

    Weird Wonders of the World - Season 2

    A deep sea blob spotted in the Gulf of Mexico mystifies oil rig workers, and we also investigate an octopus whose behaviour was so extraordinary that nobody believed that it was real.

  • 12:00

    17 Dec

    Nile: The Ultimate River - Season 1

    The Nile contains a spectacular feature in the Rwenzori mountains; one peak reaches 5000m above sea level. Underneath its glacier, a fairy-tale forest is covered with giant lobelia and aster plants.

  • 12:55

    17 Dec

    Nile: The Ultimate River - Season 1

    Passing Lake Victoria, the Nile plunges over waterfalls into Murchison Falls National Park; female crocodiles and tiny birds at the river banks defend their eggs against a thief, the Nile monitor.

  • 13:45

    17 Dec

    Nile: The Ultimate River - Season 1

    The Blue Nile is the White Nile's most important tributary; its source springs from the Ethiopian highlands. The rocks of the Simien mountains are a vulture's paradise and home to rare animal species.

  • 14:35

    17 Dec

    Africa's Hunters of the Night

  • 15:30

    17 Dec

    River Monsters - Season 5

    In the heart of central America lurks a creature that instils fear in all who encounter it; Jeremy Wade is taken to breaking point and beyond as he relearns everything that he knows about fishing.

  • 16:20

    17 Dec

    River Monsters - Season 3

    Jeremy heads to a remote river in the Australian outback to try and catch the rare but fearsome freshwater sawfish; this shadowy predator is said to reach 18 feet long and attack boats.

  • 17:10

    17 Dec

    The Yorkshire Vet - Season 3

    Called out to remote farms to tend animals in labour and the sick and injured, vets Julian and Peter must battle the weather to treat and save patients including owls and cattle.

  • 17:55

    17 Dec

    The Yorkshire Vet - Season 3

    Julian and Peter are invited to switch on the Christmas lights at Skeldale and also asked to find a donkey that can be used for a Nativity scene.

  • 18:40

    17 Dec

    The Elephant Hospital - Season 1

    Minnie, a two-year-old baby elephant, arrives at the hospital with a suspected deadly virus and needing jumbo-sized doses of medication; a bull elephant gets state-of-the-art care for kidney disease.

  • 19:25

    17 Dec

    The Elephant Hospital - Season 1

    Three sick female elephants are admitted to the hospital with colic, a condition that causes life-threatening bloating; the vets try their best to help nurse the elephants back to health.

  • 20:15

    17 Dec

    Wild Sri Lanka: Realm of the Leopard

  • 21:00

    17 Dec

    The Secret Life of Elephants - Season 1

    There's great excitement in an elephant family when new baby Breeze is born; meanwhile, the research team have a big challenge fitting a radio collar to a three-tonne elephant called Anastasia.

  • 21:50

    17 Dec

    The Secret Life of Elephants - Season 1

    The dry season is approaching, and as the youngest elephant in the reserve, baby elephant Breeze is most vulnerable. Outside the reserve, trouble is brewing as people and elephants come into conflict.

  • 22:45

    17 Dec

    The Secret Life of Elephants - Season 1

    The rain has arrived after the drought, but has baby elephant Breeze survived? As hundreds of elephants descend on the reserve for breeding season, the research team hit their busiest time of year.

  • 23:35

    17 Dec

    Massive Africa - Season 1

    33,000 acres of land makes up the world-renowned MalaMala game reserve; this fascinating region is a hotbed for wildlife activity with some of the greatest game viewing opportunities in Africa.

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