Great British Menu episode 3 2018 – North East Main

Great British Menu episode 3 2018 – North East Main

As the chefs approach the halfway point of their regional heat, the pressure is mounting and once again, they are each serving a uniquely original take on the brief.  Dan pays a tribute to an icon of modern nursing, Florence Nightingale, while Danny is inspired by Aneurin Bevan, the founder of the NHS. David's ...

Rick Stein's Long Weekends episode 5 - Cadiz

Rick Stein’s Long Weekends episode 5 – Cadiz

Rick's series of culinary city breaks continues with a trip to the historic city of Cadiz in southern Spain. Rick is captivated by its narrow winding streets as he walks in the footsteps of Phoenician and Arab traders who made a lasting impression on the city.  Tavernas offer tantalising tapas, including chickpea stews, cured ...

Around the World in 80 Treasures episode 3 - Australia to Cambodia

Around the World in 80 Treasures episode 3 – Australia to Cambodia

Documentary presented by Dan Cruickshank revealing the most beautiful and precious things in the world. In the Australian outback Dan unearths giant termite mounds, edible juicy ants and erotic cave paintings, and then heads on to the wonders of Indonesia and the dead of Sulawesi with their marathon funerals of ritual sacrifice. He then travels ...

Great British Menu episode 2 2018 – North East Fish

Great British Menu episode 2 2018 – North East Fish

After the tense starter course, the chefs are all hoping to impress with their unique fish dishes. David is celebrating a personal connection to the brief with his 'My Cod I Bet Me Ma'am Has Seen Some Trotters', a tribute to his mum who has worked as a chiropodist for the NHS for 25 years. ...

Around the World in 80 Treasures episode 2 - Mexico to America

Around the World in 80 Treasures episode 2 – Mexico to America

Dan travels from the ancient Mayan tombs and pyramids of Palenque to the Statue of Liberty, the Manhattan skyline and the refinement of Thomas Jefferson's elegant home in Virginia. He also reveals his first 'dark' treasures of this journey, including the 1851 Navy Colt handgun. Dan Cruickshank sets out on television's most ambitious treasure hunt ...

Nadiya’s Family Favourites episode 4 – Manic Weekdays

Nadiya Hussain shows us how to create the perfect dishes to compliment any kind of day. Whether it is a treat day, a family trip or a lazy weekend, Nadiya makes tasty and nourishing recipes that will bring smiles to the faces of everyone.  Today's quick yet delicious manic weekday dishes are mango and ...

Great British Menu episode 1 2018 – North East Starter

Great British Menu episode 1 2018 – North East Starter

This week it is the heats for the north east of England region. Competing for top spot are Danny Parker, head chef at Michelin-starred House of Tides in Newcastle, who is back to try his luck in the competition again after being knocked out in the regional heat last year following a tense tie-break.  ...

Rick Stein’s Long Weekends episode 4 – Copenhagen

This week, Rick Stein visits the home of new Nordic cuisine - Copenhagen - where groundbreaking chefs create artful dishes and religiously stick to seasonal Danish ingredients.  Rick goes foraging for rosehip, learns about the art of pickling buds, bark and flowers and how to create razor clam shells from dough. But he is ...

Around the World in 80 Treasures episode 1

Around the World in 80 Treasures episode 1 – Peru to Brazil

Dan Cruickshank sets out on television's most ambitious treasure hunt ever - to reveal the most beautiful and precious things made by man since the dawn of time. Filmed over five months and visiting over 40 countries, episode one takes Dan deep into the Amazonian rainforests of Brazil, to the peaks of the Peruvian mountains ...

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver ep. 20 2018

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver ep. 20 2018

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver is an American late-night talk and news satire television program hosted by comedian John Oliver. The half-hour-long show premiered on Sunday, April 27, 2014, on HBO. Last Week Tonight shares some similarities with Comedy Central's The Daily Show (where Oliver was previously featured as a correspondent and fill-in host), ...