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The Talk of The Town

May 26, 2016

8pm LILIES: The Reckoning - Drama - Lilies details the lives of Iris, May and Ruby Moss, three Catholic sisters living with their widowed father and brother in a terraced house in Liverpool in the early 1920s.

IN THIS EPISODE: After a life-threatening delivery, May rejects her baby, awaiting the return of Mr. Brazendale. The turmoil created by Dadda's flight, the neighbors' scorn, and Iris's pursuit of a vocation reaches a climax in a confrontation at the Brazendale estate.

7pm EVERYDAY MIRACLES: Away - Science/Technology 

Professor Mark Miodownik looks at how materials allow us to indulge our curiosity about the world, enabling us to go further and travel faster. He looks at how the bicycle suddenly stirred a national gene pool, why we should all be grateful for exploding glass and what levitation has to do with discovering your inner self.

8pm DOC MARTIN: The Doctor Is Out - Comedy/Drama As we reach the final episode in Series 7, Martin finds himself in a very unusual situation: trapped by Annie Winton, who desperately wants him to try and save her husband, Jim Winton, despite Jim having been recently diagnosed with terminal cancer. Meanwhile, Ruth and Bert have a proposition to put to Al, regarding the whisky and the B&B. Louisa is very worried about Martin and wonders if the breakdown of their therapy could have led him to decide to leave Portwenn for good. She calls on Morwenna, Janice and Ruth for help, but none of them have seen Martin. Penhale drives Louisa up to the Winton Farm, where despite Annie trying to persuade them otherwise, they discover Martin. Now reunited with Louisa, Martin manages to eventually find Jim and perform a life‐saving operation on him. But is it too late for Martin and Louisa to also save their marriage? 

 

JOE BONAMASSA: Muddy Wolf at Red Rocks - Musical Performance 

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Women Who Love Crime

May 24, 2016

9pm VERA: The Moth Catcher - Crime/Drama

Vera investigates the murder of a twenty two year old Alex Gartside, victim of a hit and run in a remote Northumberland Valley. Inside the manor house Alex had been minding, Vera and Aiden make a grim discovery: the body of a moth enthusiast stabbed to death on the dining room floor.

BBC

7pm THIS WILD LIFE: Chaos In The Camp - Nature/Documentary - A young family moves to Samburu in Kenya to run a safari camp for the first time.

Saba, Frank and the children have settled in to their new home at the safari camp, but life in this frontier gets tough as the summer heats up. Saba's guests are accidentally stranded at a remote airstrip in the scorching African sun. The team races to pick them up while Saba makes sure that the camp is ready. Husband Frank puts himself on the frontline in the fight against ivory poachers.

Teacher's Pet

May 19, 2016

8pm LILIES - DramaTough, sexy, funny and heartbreaking, Lilies details the lives of Iris, May and Ruby Moss - Catholic sisters coming of age in Liverpool. Familial love sustains them, and their fortunes are bound to those of their brother and their father.

IN THIS EPISODE: The Serpent - When Billy inadvertently brings home a snake, a local teacher invites Mr. Moss to discuss the exotic reptile in her class. But their relationship soon turns romantic--to the horror of his daughters. Iris, Ruby and May are angry when Dadda reveals he is in love with the local school mistress and they feel he is betraying their mother's memory.   Elsewhere, Iris wants to become a nun, Ruby is seeing the local butcher, and May starts dating lovelorn postman Frank. Then May drops a bombshell, she's pregnant.

7pm EVERYDAY MIRACLES: Home - Science/Education

Professor Mark Miodownik shows us what is so great about "stuff." So many of the goods around us, which we likely take for granted, are revealed to be little pieces of domestic magic: everyday miracles. On the road and in the lab with explosive experiments, Mark reveals why the everyday and even the mundane is anything but.

9pm VERA: Tuesday's Child - Crime/Drama 

DCI Vera Stanhope investigates the mysterious death of a young man whose remains are discovered in remote caves in an area notorious for illicit teenage gatherings.

BBC

7pm THIS WILD LIFE: The Great Lion Hunt - Nature/Documentary

Wildlife expert Saba Douglas-Hamilton, together with her husband Frank and their three young children, move to the romantic Samburu National Reserve in Kenya to run a safari camp for the first time.

It is the busiest week of the season at the safari camp and Saba is on a mission to find newborn lion cubs. Husband Frank races to rescue a lioness in need of help. A power crisis strikes camp and a member of the team is rushed to the hospital with suspected malaria. Can Saba and Frank keep their dream alive and the guests happy during their busiest week so far?

8pm DOC MARTIN: Facta Non Verba - Comedy/Drama

THIS EPISODE WAS PREEMPTED DUE TO THE MIAMI DADE SCHOOL BOARD MEETING ON MAY 11TH.  IT IS NOW SCHEDULED TO AIR WEDNESDAY MAY 18TH SO THERE IS NO INTERRUPTION IN THE SERIES. 

 8pm LILIES  - Drama - A coming of age tale of three Catholic sisters Iris, May and Ruby, living in 1920's Liverpool.

IN THIS EPISODE: The Release - As May makes every effort to conceal her condition, Ruby takes up with a group of newfound friends who introduce her to liberating modern ideas: feminism and vegetarianism. May, however, seeks release of a different sort from her predicament and when she  becomes dangerously ill, Ruby is forced to make a choice between her friends and family.

BBC

7pm - FILTHY CITIES: Industrial New York - History/Documentary

Dan Snow travels back to a seething Manhattan in the throes of the industrial revolution. Millions fled persecution, poverty and famine in Europe in the 19th century in search of the promised land. When they arrived what they found was even worse than what they had left behind. New York was a city consumed by filth and corruption, its massive immigrant population crammed together in the slums of Lower Manhattan. Dan succumbs to some of the deadly disease-carrying parasites that thrived in the filthy, overcrowded tenement buildings. He has a go at cooking with some cutting edge 19th century ingredients - clothes dye and floor cleaner - added to disguise reeking fetid meat. And he marvels at some of the incredible feats of engineering that transformed not just the city, but the world.

Oceans Of Pink

May 9, 2016

At WLRN Television our mission is storytelling and we always have a number of original documentaries in production.  As your exclusive Storyteller Station, we are always on the look out for inspiring, educational and entertaining programs about the people and places in your community.  We currently have several full-length documentaries and short stories in the pipeline.  Here is a glimpse of what we're working on...  

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9pm Tuesday VERA - Crime/Drama

THE PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL COLLIDE IN SEASON 6 OF VERA
“Not many actors can pull off shambolic and effective, but Blethyn can do it with a single, penetrating glance from beneath that hat." –The Guardian, February 1, 2016

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