This week's UK TV & radio

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Listings for BBC 2 N Ireland on Saturday, August 8 2020

03:40This is BBC Two Highlights of programmes BBC Two. 
06:45Marrying Mum & Dad The Home Front. Children organise a wedding for their unmarried parents or step-parents. In this time-travelling wedding, 12-year-old Cameron plans take everyone back to VE day. [S] 
07:15Wild & Weird The Wedding Show. Tim and Naomi search the natural world for all things weird. Featuring a wedding in Arizona hit by a gigantic dust storm. [S] 
07:30All Over the Place: UK Fried Chicken, Alice in Wonderland and Medieval Festival. Ed Petrie and friends go to Herstmonceux Castle to take part in a medieval festival. [S] 
08:00The Dengineers Gingerbread Den. Mark and Lauren get the help of experts to design dream dens for children. The Dengineers build ten-year-old Carrie a gingerbread house den. [S] 
08:30Deadly 60 Shark Rescue Special. Steve dives in the shark capital of the world, meets hammerhead and tiger sharks nose to nose and passionately explains why sharks need friends. [S] 
09:00Mountain Gorilla 2/3. Nature documentary about the last mountain gorillas. Titus the gorilla king's time as a leader may be coming to an end. [S,AD] 
10:00Snooker: World Championship Live second-round action continues in Sheffield. Matches are the best of 25 frames, played over three sessions. [S] 
12:00Nigellissima 3/6. Nigella Lawson shares the secrets of Italian-inspired food. She treats her friends to pork loin stuffed with parma ham and oregano, served alongside her speedy mock mash. [S,AD] 
12:30The Good Cook 5/6. Simon Hopkinson demonstrates how to make his famous chicken, irresistible parmesan biscuits, delicious gravadlax, roquefort and pear salad, and a heavenly rice pudding. [S,AD] 
13:00Royal Recipes Michael Buerk presents a royal-themed food programme. [S] 
13:05Hairy Bikers Bake-ation 8/8. Series following the Hairy Bikers as they travel around Europe sampling different culinary treats. In Spain, Dave and Si journey from San Sebastian to Santiago de Compostela. [S,AD] 
14:05The Dark Mirror Film Psychological thriller about twin sisters who are implicated in the murder of a famous physician. [1946] [S] 
15:30Wild On Water - Bird Island Karen Patterson discovers our wild neighbours on Strangford Lough; anchoring off at Bird Island, to observe life on one of the most important nesting sites in Ireland. [S] 
15:35Meerkat Manor: A Family Affair 1/13. Wildlife documentary series. Meet the Whiskers, a family of meerkats living on the edge of the Kalahari Desert. Shakespeare is bitten by a puff adder. [S,AD] 
16:00Our Farming Life Exploring how farming in Ulster has evolved across the decades. [S] 
16:30Snooker: World Championship Continued second-round action from Sheffield. [S] 
17:30Jonathan Edwards: One Giant Leap Documentary about British triple jumper Jonathan Edwards. [S] 
18:00Suzie Lee's Home Cook Heroes 1/3. Suzie uses a rump steak to create enchiladas with homemade tortilla wraps, the ultimate burger and beef ho fan. All rounded off with sticky toffee pudding. [S] 
18:30Gardening Together with... ...Diarmuid Gavin. 3/6. With chef Rachel Allen, Diarmuid Gavin learns how to keep chickens in the garden. [S] 
19:00Today at the Test: England v... ...Pakistan. Coverage of the first Test between England and Pakistan. [S] 
20:00American History's Biggest Fibs... ...with Lucy Worsley. 3/3. Lucy Worsley reveals the myths and deceptions in the story of America following the United States' emergence as a superpower after the Second World War. [S] 
21:00The Revenant Film A trapper (Leonardo DiCaprio) on a hunt is attacked by a bear and left for dead. Contains strong language, sexual violence and some upsetting scenes. [2015] [S,AD] 
23:25Snooker: World Championship... ...Highlights. Highlights from the day's second-round matches. [S] 
00:15Snooker: World Championship Extra Extended highlights from the afternoon's second-round matches. [S] 
02:15This is BBC Two Highlights of programmes BBC Two.