Title:  Imba Means Sing (2017) 

Format: Film

Genre: Documentary, Music, Concert, Social, Culture

Certificate: G

Platform: Netflix

Date Added: 19th July 2017

Synopsis: Experience the hopes, dreams and challenges of three Ugandan children who travel around the world with the African Children’s Choir.


Title: Rent (2005)

Format: Film

 Genre: Drama, Musical, Gay & Lesbian, Romance

Certificate: 12

Platform: Netflix

Date Added: 19th July 2017

Cast: Taye Diggs, Rosario Dawson, Jesse L. Martin, Wilson Jermaine Heredia

Synopsis: Based on Puccini’s opera ‘La Boheme,’ this musical follows a group of scrappy bohemians who face true love, drug addiction and AIDS in New York City.


Title: A Tudor Treat

Format: TV Series

Genre: Documentary, History, Factual

Synopsis:  Guided by social historian Emma Dabiri and food historian Dr Annie Gray four modern-day confectioners step back in time to discover what life was like for their Tudor predecessors. They explore how our national sweet tooth developed as the tables of the aristocracy now boasted fantastic displays of sugarcraft to show off their wealth and status. The sweetmakers also explore the negative side of the introduction of sugar to the Tudor lifestyle, including the impact on teeth and fuelling our involvement in the most shameful chapters in British history – the slave trade

Time: 8pm

Channel: BBC Two

  • Freeview: Channel 2; Channel 102 (HD)
  • Freesat: Channel 102 (SD: Sco/Wal/NI; HD: England); Channel 109
    (SD: England; HD: Sco/Wal/NI); Channels 968–971 (regional variations)
  • Sky (UK): Channel 102 (SD: Sco/Wal/NI; HD: England); Channel 115 (HD: Sco/Wal/NI); Channel 141 (SD: England); Channels 969–972 (regional variations) | Sky (Ireland): Channel 142 (SD/HD); Channel 143 (SD)
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 102; Channel 162 (HD) | Virgin Media (Ireland): Channel 109; Channel 140 (HD)
  • BBC iPlayer


Title: Amma Asante: South Bank Show  (Ep1/6)

Format: Series

Genre: Documentary, Interview

Synopsis: Melvyn Bragg meets award-winning writer and director Amma Asante on the set of her latest film, Where Hands Touch, to find out more about the inspirational filmmaker.

Time: 8pm 

Channel: Sky Arts

  • Sky Channel (SD/HD): 122; Channel (SD) 286 | Sky Go: Watch live (UK & Ireland only)
  • Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only) | Virgin Media (UK): Channel 122; Channel 206 (HD) | Virgin Media Ireland: Channel 141; Channel 145 (HD) | Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)
  • Now TV: Watch live (UK only)
  • TalkTalk TV: Channel 305

Title: Death In Paradise (S5/Ep2)

Format: Series

Genre: Crime; Drama

Synopsis: The island is rocked when Saint Marie’s governor Caroline Bamber drops dead at her leaving party, with the commissioner standing right next to her. As DI Goodman and the team try to deduce how she could have been poisoned without their boss noticing any foul play, they find themselves entering the murky world of island politics, where blackmail, threats and corruption seem commonplace.  Meanwhile, Humphrey braves the world of online dating, under the guidance of ladies’ man Dwayne – and soon finds his perfect match.

Cast: Danny John-Jules, Don Warrington, Sara Martins, Joséphine Jobert, Tobi Bakare

Time: 9pm

Channel: BBC One

  • Freeview: Channel 1; Channel 101 (HD)
  • Freesat: Channel 101 (SD: England; HD: Sco/Wal/NI); Channel 108 (SD: Sco/Wal/NI; HD: England); Channels 950–967, 972, 973, 976, 978 (regional variations)
  • Sky (UK): Channel 101 (SD: England; HD: Sco/Wal/NI); Channel 115 (HD: England); Channel 141 (SD: Sco/Wal/NI); Channels 951–968, 976–979 (regional variations) | Sky (Ireland): Channel 141 (SD/HD); Channel 215 (SD
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 101; Channel 108 (HD); Channels 851, 861–864 (regional variations) | Virgin Media (Ireland): Channel 108; Channel 139 (HD)
  • WightFibre: Channel 1
  • BBC iPlayer: Watch live (UK only)
  • TVPlayer: Watch Live (UK only)
  • Horizon Go: Watch live (Ireland only)


Title: Seven Pounds (2008)

Format: Film

Genre: Drama

Certificate: 12

Synopsis: A man haunted by a tragedy he caused seeks redemption. Assuming his tax inspector brother’s identity to gain access to people’s private records, he sets out to atone by helping seven seemingly unconnected strangers with their problems – only to fall in love with one of the people he assists. Drama, starring Will Smith, Rosario Dawson, Woody Harrelson and Barry Pepper.

Cast: Will Smith, Rosario Dawson, Michael Ealy, Robinne Lee

Time: 10pm

Channel: 5STAR

  • Freeview: Channel 30; Channel 55 (+1)
  • Freesat: Channel 131; Channel 132 (+1)
  • Sky (UK only): Channel 176 (SD/HD); Channel 190 (+1) | Sky Go: Watch live; (UK and Ireland only)
  • Virgin Media: Channel 151; Channel 186 (+1) | *Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)


Image result for mafia women with trevor mcdonaldTitle: Mafia Women With Trevor McDonald (S1/Ep1)

Format: Series

Genre: Documentary

Synopsis: The first of a two-part documentary in which the veteran broadcaster travels to the US to meet mob wives, girlfriends and daughters, who reveal the truth behind the money, violence, glamour and treachery of organised crime. They include Linda Scarpa, the daughter of hitman Greg Scarpa, who reveals how the bloodshed from her father’s Mafia involvement spilled over into her own life. Trevor also spends time with Anthony Russo, a former Colombo family captain, and meets his new girlfriend Amy, who knew nothing of his past when she started dating him six months ago.

Cast: Trevor McDonald

Time: 10:45pm

Channel: ITV

  • Freeview: Channel 3; Channel 33 (+1); Channel 103 (HD)
  • Freesat: Channel 103; Channel 111 (HD); Channel 112 (+1)
  • Sky (UK): Channel 103 (SD); Channel 131 (+1); Channel 178 (HD) | Sky Go: Watch live (UK & Ireland only)
  • Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only) | Virgin Media (UK): Channel 103; Channel 113 (HD)
  • ITV Hub: Watch live (UK only)
  • TVPlayer: Watch live (UK only)

 


Title: The Natives: This Is Our America

Format: TV

Genre: Documentary

Synopsis: This documentary offers a unique insight into the life of a young Native American, and follows the protest against the Dakota Access oil pipeline which threatens their land.

Time: 11:25pm

Channel: BBC One

  • Freeview: Channel 1; Channel 101 (HD)
  • Freesat: Channel 101 (SD: England; HD: Sco/Wal/NI); Channel 108 (SD: Sco/Wal/NI; HD: England); Channels 950–967, 972, 973, 976, 978 (regional variations)
  • Sky (UK): Channel 101 (SD: England; HD: Sco/Wal/NI); Channel 115 (HD: England); Channel 141 (SD: Sco/Wal/NI); Channels 951–968, 976–979 (regional variations) | Sky (Ireland): Channel 141 (SD/HD); Channel 215 (SD
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 101; Channel 108 (HD); Channels 851, 861–864 (regional variations) | Virgin Media (Ireland): Channel 108; Channel 139 (HD)
  • WightFibre: Channel 1
  • BBC iPlayer: Watch live (UK only)
  • TVPlayer: Watch Live (UK only)
  • Horizon Go: Watch live (Ireland only)

Title: Chronicles Of A Champion Golfer: Tiger Woods

Format: TV

Genre: Sport

Synopsis: A profile of 14-time Major-winner Tiger Woods.

Time: 11:30pm

Channel: Sky 1

  • Sky: Channel 106 (SD/HD); Channel 130 (+1) On Demand | Sky Go: Watch live (UK & Ireland only)
  •  Virgin Media (UK): Channel 109 (HD); Channel 110 (On Demand) | Virgin Media Ireland: Channel 114; Channel 143 (HD) | Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)
  • Now TV: Watch live (UK only)
  • TalkTalk TV: Channel 301
  • WightFibre: Channel 9