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Peaky Blinders: Season 1 Recap

On Thursday the 2nd of October, Peaky Blinders returns to BBC 2, so here’s a recap of season one.


Snuggle up on the virtual sofa as Gogglebox returns for a fourth series of watching other people watch TV.

Ashley Banjo's Secret Street Crew

Get on your dancing shoes, Ashley Banjo wants to get you dancing

Doctor Who: 8.06 The Caretaker

The Doctor invaded Clara's life at Coal Hill School this week and there was plenty to love. But was the alien threat worthy enough to make this episode a classic?

The Strain 1.02 The Box

It's week two of new vampire thriller The Strain and in this episode, Dr Ephraim Goodweather continues to investigate the mysterious virus slowly claiming the lives of last week's survivors.

The Leftovers: 1.02 Penguin One, Us Zero

Episode two of The Leftovers, HBO and Sky Atlantic's post-Rapture ode to miserablism, is lighter, richer and contains less dead dogs.

The Great British Bake Off: 5.08 Advanced Dough Week

Quarter-final time on The Great British Bake Off and Advanced Dough Week. Freeform sweet fruit loaves, donuts and the Povitica but who had an upper hand?

The Driver: 1.01

Vince le taxi.

Doctor Who: 8.05 Time Heist

A slick crime caper with a timey-wimey twist. This week's Doctor Who was an altogether different beast to Listen...

The Strain: 1.01 Night Zero

The Strain finally hits our television screens with its pilot episode, Night Zero. The questions is, with Guillermo del Toro at the helm, was it actually any good?

The Great British Bake Off: 5.07 Pastry Week

As Great British Bake Off passed the halfway stage the stakes were raised for Pastry Week. Kouign-amann, anyone?

The Leftovers: 1.01 Pilot

Dead Dogs and Sad Clowns

Chasing Shadows / The Suspicions of Mr Whicher / Scott and Bailey

Two become three. But will become one next week.

Doctor Who: 8.04 Listen

Doctor Who certainly delivered the chills this week, but did it make a whole lot of sense?

Alex Polizzi: The Fixer

From hotels to family businesses, the formidable Alex Polizzi is out to prove she is a dragon worthy of a place in the den.

50 Ways To Kill Your Mammy

A new reality star is born in the shape of 71 year old Nancy Ashmawy, an OAP you would be happy to travel the world with.

Our Zoo - 1.01 / 1.02

Zoo, zoo, zoo, going to the zoo, zoo, zoo.

The Great British Bake Off: 5.06 European Cake Week

Swedish Princess Cake, Hungarian Dobos Torte and a voting controversy. It all went a bit Eurovision for European Cake Week on The Great British Bake Off

Chasing Shadows / The Suspicions Of Mr Whicher

Two new ITV drama in one week? Not great news unfortunately.

Doctor Who: 8.03 Robot Of Sherwood

Laughs a plenty as the Doctor and Clara head to Sherwood Forest. Is there another side to this dark Doctor?

The Great British Bake Off: 5.05 Pies and Tarts Week

Pastry, tasty fillings and enough innuendo to reignite the Carry On franchise. Pies and Tarts Week on The Great British Bake Off

Doctor Who: 8.02 Into The Dalek

How did the new Doctor fare in his first encounter with the Daleks? And are we any closer to understanding his motivations yet?

The Great British Bake Off: 5.04 Dessert Week

Puddings, Tiramisu and the controversy that will forever be known as ‘BinGate’. Dessert Week on The Great British Bake Off

Doctor Who: 8.01 Deep Breath

With a change in style and a very new Doctor, did Deep Breath meet our expectations?

The Great British Bake Off: 5.03 Bread Week

Rolls, filled loaves and the dreaded 'r-word'. Week Three in The Great British Bake Off.

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