Tuesday 24 October 2017

TV Highlights Sunday


BBC1, 8.30pm

A case involving stolen letters brings Sherlock Holmes (Benedict Cumberbatch, right) into conflict with the one foe he truly hates -- the odious blackmailer, Augustus Magnussen, who knows the personal secrets of every politician in the western world.

Live Super Sunday

Sky Sports 1, 1.30pm

A double bill of Premier League action begins with Manchester City's trip to St. James' Park to face Alan Pardew's (right) Newcastle United, who have managed to keep in touch with the top four this season. Followed by Stoke City versus Liverpool.

The Tea Trail with Simon Reeve

BBC2, 8.00pm

Simon Reeve (right) travels to Africa and South East Asia to find out who grows and packs the tea that is consumed in such vast quantities in this part of the world. He starts in East Africa, where the industry employs tens of millions.

Speed with Guy Martin

Channel 4, 8.00pm

Daredevil TT racer Guy Martin (right) sets out to fly using muscle power alone. He heads to Southampton University to try and build the world's fastest human-powered aircraft with the help of a team of academics.

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