This week's UK TV & radio

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Listings for BBC 4 on Wednesday, October 5 2016

05:30..programmes start at 7.00pm No programme information available 
11:30..programmes start at 7.00pm No programme information available 
17:30..programmes start at 7.00pm No programme information available 
18:58This Is BBC Four This is BBC Four. Programmes start at 7.00pm. 
19:00World News Today The latest national and international news, exploring the day's events from a global perspective. Also in HD. [S] Followed by weather. 
19:30Great Irish Journeys with... ...Martha Kearney. 1/4. Martha Kearney enjoys Georges Victor Du Noyer's impressions of Glendalough. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
20:00King Alfred and the Anglo Saxons 3/3. Aethelstan: The First King of England: How Aethelstan fulfilled the family plan to create a kingdom of all England. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
21:00New: Britain's Lost Masterpieces 2/3. Aberdeenshire: In the storerooms of the Montrose Museum lies a mystery painting with a giant hole in it. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
22:00Rome: A History of the Eternal... ...City. 3/3. The Rebirth of God's City: Simon Sebag Montefiore charts Rome's rise from the neglect of the 14th century into the everlasting seat of the papacy recognised today. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
23:00Lost Kingdoms of South America 2/4. The Stone at the Centre: Jago Cooper visits Bolivia in search of Tiwanaku, the ruins of a monolithic temple city. Also in HD. [S] 
00:00Legends of the Deep: Giant Squid 2/10. Scientists achieve a world first, finding and filming the impossible - a giant squid. Also in HD. [AD,S] 
00:45Clydebuilt: The Ships That Made... ...the Commonwealth. 4/4. HMS Hood: David Hayman meets some of the men who sailed on HMS Hood. Also in HD. [S] 
01:45How to Write a Mills and Boon:... ...Timeshift. To mark 100 years of romance publishers Mills and Boon, literary novelist Stella Duffy takes on the challenge of writing for them, a task that ends up being harder than it looks. [S] 
02:45Britain's Lost Masterpieces 2/3. Aberdeenshire: Series tracking down lost and hidden paintings from museums and galleries. In the storerooms of the Montrose Museum lies a mystery painting with a giant hole in it. [AD,S,SL] 
03:45This Is BBC Four BBC Four is the BBC channel for people who want more. More depth, more range, more to stimulate the mind. More daily from 7.00pm. 
05:30..programmes start at 7.00pm No programme information available