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9pm JERICHO - British Western

8pm AFRICA'S GREAT CIVILIZATIONS: EMPIRES OF GOLD - History -  Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a new look at the history of Africa, from the birth of humankind to the dawn of the 20th century.

8pm OUR ZOO - Drama - The true story of the family who founded Chester Zoo in the 1930's. 

LOT'S OF NEW SHOWS COMING YOUR WAY IN MAY!  

9pm PARTNERS IN CRIME - Crime Drama - Agatha Christie's crime-fighting duo, Tommy and Tuppence Beresford, solve mysteries and search for enemy spies in 1950s Britain.

Mother Knows Best and Midsomer Life

Apr 12, 2017

8pm DOC MARTIN: Mother Knows Best - Comedy/Drama - Louisa's mother arrives unexpectedly and she is far from happy about her arrival.

8pm AFRICA'S GREAT CIVILIZATIONS - History - In his new six-hour series, Africa's Great Civilizations, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a new look at the history of Africa, from the birth of humankind to the dawn of the 20th century.

8pm OUR ZOO - Drama - Based on the true story of the Mottershead family who, in the face of staunch opposition and huge personal sacrifice, founded Chester Zoo in the 1930s.

 9pm AGATHA CHRISTIE'S PARTNERS IN CRIME - Crime/Drama - Agatha Christie's crime-fighting duo, Tommy and Tuppence Beresford, solve mysteries and search for enemy spies in 1950s Britain.

8pm DOC MARTIN - Comedy/Drama

9pm JERICHO - British Western -  Set in the Yorkshire Dales in the 1870s, the drama focuses upon the shantytown of Jericho, home to a community that will live, thrive and die in the shadow of the viaduct they’ve been brought together to build.

Spend Sundays with noted Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates, Jr.  as he travels the globe and explores Africa's ancient history, then see how he decodes the DNA of some very influential people to reveal their family histories.  

8pm OUR ZOO - Drama - Based on the true story of the Mottershead family who founded Chester Zoo in the 1930s. 

8pm DOC MARTIN: Dry Your Tears - Comedy Drama 

9pm WALLANDER - Crime Drama Kenneth Branagh stars as Swedish detective Kurt Wallander, investigating a series of violent and terrifying murders in the beautiful setting of Skane in southern Sweden.

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