The Curse of Steptoe (BBC4); The Passion (BBC1)
James Delingpole gets a lesson in coarse language while fishing
Mad Men (BBC4)
Imagine (BBC1); Ten O'Clock News (BBC1); That Mitchell and Webb Look (BBC2)
Lif in Cold Blood (BBC1); Ashes to Ashes (BBC1)
Ross Kemp in Afghanistan (Sky One); True Stories: No End in Sight (More 4)
The Best of Top Gear (BBC2)
The Sopranos (E4)
The Royal Family at Work (BBC1)
Forte Village is a near-perfect family activity venue, says James Delingpole
For much of the summer my brother Dick spends his weekends either as a skirmisher with the Voltigeurs in Napoleon’s…
It’s astonishing the people you find yourself agreeing with
Britz (Channel 4)
Heroes (BBC 2), The Relief of Belsen (Channel 4)
James Delingpole admits to ‘utter crapness’ as an investor in the past, but thinks he now has a winning strategy
50 Years of the Today Programme (BBC 4), Panorama (BBC1)
At the launch of Patrick Bishop’s 3 Para at the Cavalry and Guards Club last week, I met some of the boys who’ve been doing their bit in Helmand.
Harry Patch, 109, recalls his career in Kitchener’s army
‘I’m sure I’ve read this before,’ said the Fawn, skimming through my review of Heroes in the week-before-last’s Speccie.
Which super power would you choose?
Great news, guys. Thanks to Live Earth (BBC1 and BBC2, most of last Saturday), recycling is up by almost 6,000…
Doctor Who (BBC1, Saturday) has been particularly brilliant of late and I think Spectator readers should know.