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Byrne and Black

For One Night Only

RTE1, 9.35pm Gaybo's chat with Irish songstress Mary Black (below) is something of a dark affair as the singer opens up about her battle with depression and certain demons which left her at a low point.

She hits a lighter tone, however, when performing some of her repertoire of classics, including everyone's favourite, A Woman's Heart.

underground horror

Chilean Miners: 17 Days Buried Alive

BBC2, 9pm It's a year since 33 miners found themselves trapped half a mile underground in northern Chile. This programme chronicles the isolation and dread of their first 17 days before making contact with their rescuers. Their battle has left them with memories which will stay with them for the rest of their lives.


Sex, Lies and Parkinsons

Channel 4, 7.35pm As Vicki nears her 40th birthday her daily medication is a constant reminder that her disease is eating away at her body. Added to her torment is the fact that the pills wreak havoc with her emotions, turning her into a party animal with an addiction to sex, shopping and the internet.

foul murder

Someone's Daughter, Someone's Son

UTV, 9pm It's 14 years since the Lavis family lost their fun-loving eight-year-old son Jamie, who was kidnapped and murdered by a bus driver named Darren Vickers. The youngster's parents, along with detectives who worked on the case, relive the harrowing time.