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What are you watching tonight?

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LaraGransnet (GNHQ) Wed 18-Mar-20 16:30:11

Seeing as we're all staying in a little lot more, we'd imagine the telly is getting a fair amount of attention. If you want to chat about whatever you're watching while it's on (or the next day) please do check our Telly forum topic and join in if there's already a conversation running. If not, why not start one? There's almost certainly someone else on here who's watching alongside you and would love the opportunity to dissect the plot/suggest whodunnit/debate actor's suitability to role/just want to say they love or hate it. grin

Nortsat Wed 18-Mar-20 16:51:15

This evening we’ll be watching :
Taking Control: the Dominic Cummings Story (BBC2)
The Repair Shop (BBC1) - my current favourite 🔨🏺.

I will look for threads on these two programmes ...

Whitewavemark2 Wed 18-Mar-20 17:01:51

I forgot about the Cummings thing. Yes I shall watch that.

I do like a good pot boiler as well. We will need lots of stuff to help us through especially if it lasts into the winter😲

petitpois Wed 18-Mar-20 17:04:22

I'm really keen to watch Kate & Koji which starts tonight. Yes, very happy to join in a conversation about it if anyone else is too?

Pittcity Wed 18-Mar-20 17:42:49

I have read that TV output will be changing from normal, so I will be browsing the new offerings on iPlayer and finishing the second series of Hidden.

Calendargirl Wed 18-Mar-20 17:49:31

I shall watch Corrie, and at 9 the second episode of Penance on channel 5.

merlotgran Wed 18-Mar-20 17:49:57

I'll watch the Cummings thing. DH will be glued to MasterChef.

Given up on Maggie Cole.

ninathenana Wed 18-Mar-20 17:51:36

Definitely The Repair Shop and will record Phil & Kirsty.....yes I know she's annoying but I love property programmes.

shysal Wed 18-Mar-20 17:52:02

I shall be watching or recording:
Four in a Bed,
The Repair Shop,
Great British Menu,
Location X3,
Kate and Koji,
The Trouble with Maggie Cole.

Witzend Wed 18-Mar-20 17:52:03

We’re catching up with early series of Last Tango in Halifax.

And I might watch an old Dalziel and Pascoe I recorded the other day.

BlueBelle Wed 18-Mar-20 18:47:07

Corrie and Kate and koji
I d be sick if I watched Cummings and gave up on Maggie after ten minutes
I need to catch up on a few things on iPad Hunted, dragons den
I watched something last night and I can’t remember what it was it was about a teenage boy being in love with his girlfriends mother? Any offers ?

Charleygirl5 Wed 18-Mar-20 18:51:35

Corrie, Kate and Koji, Location x3 then bed.

NotAGran55 Wed 18-Mar-20 19:33:50

MasterChef will be recorded and I’ll watch The Great British Menu .
Just watched Celebrity Bake Off . I love foodsmile

seacliff Wed 18-Mar-20 19:51:44

I just watched the first episode of Penance on catch up C5. It was good.

sassenach512 Wed 18-Mar-20 20:46:32

I'm watching The Repair Shop it's so touching to see the joy on people's faces when their treasured items are given a new lease of life. The repairers are a really talented group of people

Artdecogran Wed 18-Mar-20 20:48:30

I’m currently watching crocodile Dundee 2 for the umpteenth time.

Framilode Wed 18-Mar-20 21:17:25

Just got Netflix so currently binge watching Mad Men.

Greymar Wed 18-Mar-20 21:19:16

Caliphate on Netflix.

LaraGransnet (GNHQ) Wed 18-Mar-20 21:26:03

In case anyone wants to join in, telly with their own threads being discussed tonight:
- Penance - chat about it here
- Kate and Koji - chat about it here

Anniebach Wed 18-Mar-20 21:34:05

I am watching Lark Rise To Candleford

Littleannie Wed 18-Mar-20 21:45:21

I see you are still enjoying Britbox. Me too.

Oopsminty Wed 18-Mar-20 21:49:45

I do like The Repair Shop

Always watched when it was on in the afternoon

I used to say it should be on in the evening and here it is

Excellent programme

Nana3 Wed 18-Mar-20 22:11:47

Montalbano. You need to stay awake to follow the plot.

paddyanne Thu 19-Mar-20 00:30:15

Masterchef and then a film called Salt about a Russian agent played by Angelina Jolie,it was very good,kept our attention right to the end

hondagirl Thu 19-Mar-20 04:41:24

I saw that they will be stopping filming on Eastenders. Corrie might be next. We get these in Australia. I look forward to watching something about 'normal' UK life before Corona!