This week's UK TV & radio

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Listings for BBC 2 on Wednesday, August 22 2018

06:00The TV That Made Me 11/20. Pam Ayres: Celebrities choose the TV moments that have shaped their lives. Pam Ayres shot to fame on Opportunity Knocks in 1975. Now she looks back at TV moments from her past. Also in HD. [S] 
06:30Animal Park Summer Special 12/15. A bromance between two young giraffe calves takes a dark turn when over-grooming leads to a life-threatening blood clot, and the vets are forced to step in. Also in HD. [S] 
07:15Impossible 17/25. Game show in which players score points by answering questions correctly while avoiding the impossible answers. [S] 
08:00The Great Cheese Chase Documentary in which Seb Choudhury takes a look at one of the West Country's most dangerous rural traditions - cheese rolling. Also in HD. [AD,S,SL] 
08:30The Farmers' Country Showdown 3/20. Killin: Local farmers Neil and Eilidh Campbell face Willie and Sandra Taylor in the competitive cattle classes at Killin Agricultural Show in Scotland. Also in HD. [S,SL] 
09:00Victoria Derbyshire The BBC's daily news and current affairs programme with original stories, exclusive interviews, audience debate and breaking news. Also in HD. [S] 
11:00BBC Newsroom Live Stay up to date on the day's top stories, with the latest breaking news as it happens. Also in HD. [S] 
12:00Coast 6/23. Wexford to Killiney: Miranda Krestovnikoff goes to Wexford in search of the rare white-fronted geese, and Dick Strawbridge takes a ride on 'Brunel's Folly'. Also in HD. [S] 
12:20A Hard Day's Night Film Anarchic and offbeat 1960s story of 36 hours in the lives of The Beatles as they travel to a TV show in London. Also in HD. [B&W, 1964] [AD,S] 
13:45Building Dream Homes 5/15. Series following some of the nation's architects. In Wales, Marianne, John and the architects finally get to see what they have been working towards for almost a year. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
14:15Collectaholics 3/3. Mel Giedroyc and Mark Hill help collectors in crisis. Featuring a 35,000-piece Star Wars collection, a 350-piece collection of modern prints and a collector of prams and dolls. Also in HD. [S] 
15:15Nature's Weirdest Events Chris Packham investigates a deep sea blob that mystified oil rig workers, the remains of a gargantuan creature and a stowaway spider with unfathomable feet. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
16:15Oceans: Arctic Ocean 8/8. The team venture into one of the world's most hostile environments. They dive beneath the polar ice cap to explore how the ice is shrinking. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
17:15Antiques Road Trip 3/20. Charles Hanson and Catherine Southon travel around Warwickshire. Catherine finds a French copper and brass letter holder, while Charles goes for a charming oak chair. Also in HD. [S] 
18:00Celebrity Eggheads Jeremy Vine hosts a special celebrity edition of the quiz. Can comedians Ken Cheng, Hal Cruttenden, Justin Moorhouse, Zoe Lyons and Ruth Bratt win the cash prize for charity? Also in HD. [S] 
18:45The Repair Shop Jay Blades and the team bring family heirlooms back to life. Steve Fletcher restores an 18th-century wall clock that is a much-loved heirloom from the owner's grandfather. Also in HD. [S] 
19:30Great British Menu London and South East - Main: Creative culinary competition. Selin serves a duck dish using ingredients from around the world to honour 'Our Global NHS'. Also in HD. [S] 
20:00Recipes That Made Me: Kashmir 3/4. Nisha travels to Yorkshire to meet families with connections to Kashmir in Pakistan. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
20:30Recipes That Made Me: Bangladesh 4/4. Nisha visits Greater Manchester to meet home cooks from the Bangladeshi community. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
21:00Horizon: Stopping Male Suicide Dr Xand Van Tulleken investigates why suicide is the biggest killer of men under 50 in the UK - causing more deaths in this group than car accidents, and even more than cancer. Also in HD. [S] 
22:00Rhod Gilbert's Work Experience 4/4. Navy: Rhod Gilbert tries his hand at some proper jobs. A seasickness-prone Rhod joins the Royal Navy and takes part in their rigorous training regime. [S] 
22:30Newsnight In-depth investigation and analysis of the stories behind the day's headlines, with Evan Davis. Also in HD. [S] Followed by weather. 
23:15Eight Go Rallying: The Road to... ...Saigon. 1/4. Four celebrity duos drive over 3,000km in a fleet of classic cars. Contains some strong language. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
00:15Travels in Trumpland with Ed Balls 2/3. Making America Safe Again?: Ed Balls wants to find out if Trump is delivering on his promise to make USA safe again and speaks to victims of a school shooting in Florida. Also in HD. [AD,S,SL] 
01:15Mortimer & Whitehouse: Gone... ...Fishing. 6/6. Paul and Bob try and catch a legendary pike and write a eulogy for each other. Contains some strong language. Also in HD. [AD,S,SL] 
01:45Heir Hunters 2/20. Michael Buerk and the heir hunters trace the family of Charlie Graves, and the case of Roy Panther reveals he left his mark shining in the universe. Also in HD. [S,SL] 
02:30This Is BBC Two Highlights of programmes on BBC Two. Also in HD. [S] 
06:00The TV That Made Me 12/20. Stephen K Amos: Celebrities choose the TV moments that have shaped their lives. Stephen K Amos looks back at the classic TV that shaped him into one of Britain's funniest men. Also in HD. [S]