Thursday 19 October 2017

Best of Wednesday night's TV

Ted Danson in CSI
Ted Danson in CSI

OUR picks of the best of tonight's TV.

Programme of the day

WIPERS TIMES

BBC2, 9.00pm

One-off feature-length drama set during the First World War and based on a true story. When two British officers discover a working printing press in the ruins of Ypres, they decide to publish a satirical magazine called ‘The Wipers Times’ to raise the spirits of the exhausted soldiers.

 

Best Gameshow

BIG STAR’S LITTLE STAR

UTV, 8.00pm

Stephen Mulhern presents the gameshow in which celebrities and their kids compete for charity. Featuring Robbie Savage and his son Freddie, Duncan James and his daughter Tianie, and Sinitta and her daughter Magdelena.

 

Best Lifestyle

GRAND DESIGNS

Channel 4, 9.00pm

Kevin McCloud meets Jonathan, a man obsessed with building himself a Hollywood Hills-style mansion. After years of searching he’s found a piece of land to build on in London, but it is so small he’ll have to build some of it underground.

 

Best Drama

CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION

RTE Two, 9.00pm

DB Russell (Ted Danson) and the team are baffled by conflicting evidence when the sister of a singing star is found murdered. And Hodges is beginning to have doubts about his engagement to an Italian woman.

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