Thursday 18 January 2018

TV Highlights Wednesday

The Great Train Robbery

BBC1, 8.00pm

In this new two-part crime drama, the story of the 1963 Great Train Robbery is told from the point of view of both the criminals and the police. Bruce Reynolds (Luke Evans, right) and a small group of seasoned criminals team up with a dodgy solicitor in 1962 to dream up an audacious heist. Keane & Vieira -- Best of Enemies

RTE Two, 9.55pm

This documentary celebrates the intense rivalry between Roy Keane (right) and Patrick Vieira, who come together to discuss their battles over the years and share their views on their respective managers.Food & Drink Christmas Special

BBC2, 8.00pm

In this edition of the show, Michel Roux Jr (right) prepares the ultimate roast goose, quick and easy canapes and a sumptuous chocolate torte, while Kate Goodman assesses the best festive accompaniments.Lucan

UTV, 9.00pm

After the family maid Sandra Rivett is found bludgeoned in the basement of Lord Lucan's home, the desperate peer goes on the run. And as the police begin a manhunt, Lucan (Rory Kinnear, right) is helped by some loyal friends.

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