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Antiques Road Trip

Antiques Road Trip

Some of Britain's best known antiques experts put their knowledge to the test as they compete against each other buying and selling antiques in a series of Road Trips that takes them all over the UK in a bid to make the most profit.

Catchphrase

Catchphrase

The iconic game show, Catchphrase, has been revived featuring a revamped set, 3D graphics and a dynamic new end game. Presented by Stephen Mulhern.

On Weir's Way with David Hayman

On Weir's Way with David Hayman

Revered actor and broadcaster David Hayman (Trial and Retribution, The Paradise) dons his outdoor kit as he goes on a journey through some of the most stunning parts of Scotland that were once explored by Scotland’s best loved walker and broadcaster Tom Weir.

Drama

The Poison Tree

The Poison Tree

The Poison Tree is a psychological drama of human desires, betrayal and deception. It tells the story of a haunted woman, translator Karen Clarek who will go to extraordinary lengths to protect her family and the secrets that she keeps from them

Fast Freddie, The Widow and Me

Fast Freddie, The Widow and Me

A one-off festive treat that sparkled in a prime-time slot during ITV1's Christmas programming. Starring Laurence Fox and Tamzin Outhwaite, the drama is a funny and heart-warming tale of creating an idyllic family Christmas from the unlikeliest of circumstances.

Dr Finlay

Dr Finlay

David Rintoul, Annette Crosbie and Ian Bannen lead the line up of this classic and well loved series which, rarely for a remake, was more than a match for the original black and white series.

Ever Believe Me - The Madeline Smith Story

Ever Believe Me - The Madeline Smith Story

Two of Glasgow’s most chilling murders took place in the heart of Victorian, middle-class society and both of the accused were women. One walked free, almost certainly guilty of murder while the other served many years in prison for a killing she almost certainly did not commit.

Forgive and Forget

Forgive and Forget

A powerful drama starring John Simm, Steve John Shepherd and Laura Fraser as three young people whose hopes of happiness are threatened by sexual tension, jealousy and long-hidden secrets.

The Last Musketeer

The Last Musketeer

Robson Green stars as a professional fencer caught between his passion for his sport and his desire to escape his enemies in this rapier sharp romantic thriller.

McCallum

McCallum

John Hannah starred as London based forensic pathologist Iain McCallum in this tough drama which began in 1995 and ran for 3 years.

Missing

Missing

Joanne Froggatt stars as the resourceful, Sybil, a street survivor caught in the wrong place at the wrong time and framed for murder. Gregor Fisher plays an investigating officer hot on her trail in this fast-paced drama.

Rebus

Rebus

Award-winning actor Ken Stott stars as Inspector John Rebus in the hugely popular series based on the novels of Ian Rankin.

Seesaw

Seesaw

Deborah Moggach delivers a powerful adaptation of her own best-selling novel about the trauma of kidnap.

Sirens

Sirens

Nail-biting thrillers don’t come more riveting than this. Sirens is a steamy psychological thriller set in London over an intensely hot summer, featuring an all star cast including Daniela Nardini, Sarah Parish and Greg Wise.

Taggart

Taggart

One of the UK’s premier crime dramas and a ratings winner on both STV and ITV since its launch in 1983. With dry humour, a gritty setting and and thrilling, well-crafted episodes, it is no wonder the series has claimed its place as the UK’s longest running crime drama.

The Sandyford Murder (The Jessie McLachlan Story)

The Sandyford Murder (The Jessie McLachlan Story)

Two of Glasgow’s most chilling murders took place in the heart of Victorian, middle-class society and both of the accused were women. One walked free, almost certainly guilty of murder while the other served many years in prison for a killing she almost certainly did not commit.

The Stalkers Apprentice

The Stalkers Apprentice

Marcus Walwyn has it all. Young, good-looking and reasonably wealthy, he oozes confidence from every pore – seemingly the most eligible of bachelors. But when he spots a young woman on the Underground, his quickly developed obsession becomes increasingly sinister. Starring Peter Davison and James Bolam.

Entertainment

Catchphrase

Catchphrase

The iconic game show, Catchphrase, has been revived featuring a revamped set, 3D graphics and a dynamic new end game. Presented by Stephen Mulhern.

Fake Reaction

Fake Reaction

Entertainment series in which contestants must keep a straight face and fool the other team. Hosted by Matt Edmondson

Jo Brand's Wall of Comedy

Jo Brand's Wall of Comedy

Comedy legend Jo Brand is joined by the stars of Britain's favourite sit-coms, in a brand new format that mixes great archive with outrageous behind-the-scenes gossip.

The Lie

The Lie

Hosted by comedian, Susan Calman, The Lie, is a general knowledge quiz with a difference - there are no questions. Instead, two teams of contestants will compete to win a cash prize by identifying the one lie from a set of otherwise true statements.

The Link

The Link

The Link is a BBC1 quiz show hosted by Mark Williams where knowing the answers is only half the battle, contestants must find the link between the answers to win the cash

Safeword

Safeword

Presented by Rick Edwards, Safeword will sees teams, made up of a celebrity guest and two comedians, compete in a competitive ‘roast’ format. In one of the rounds celebrities have their social media accounts hijacked with sometimes outrageous and always hilarious consequences.

Scotland's Greatest Album

Scotland's Greatest Album

An exciting and interactive series in which we see viewers ultimately compiling their version of Scotland’s Greatest Album. Filled with music that will get you up on your feet and revealing insight into the songs, SGA is sure to please.

Factual Entertainment

Antiques Road Trip

Antiques Road Trip

Some of Britain's best known antiques experts put their knowledge to the test as they compete against each other buying and selling antiques in a series of Road Trips that takes them all over the UK in a bid to make the most profit.

Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

Some of Britain’s best loved celebrities show off their antiques knowledge in a brand new celebrity version of BBC Two's popular series Antiques Road Trip. Celebrities with their eyes on the prize include Sir Terry Wogan, Caroline Quentin, Brian Blessed, Peter Snow and Britt Ekland.

Country Show Cook Off

Country Show Cook Off

Celebrity chefs go head to head in new cooking show where we follow eight chefs as they set off on a food-filled road trip to compete in some of the most demanding cookery contests across the country.

Perez Hilton: Superfan

Perez Hilton: Superfan

Celebrity blogger and all-round man of the moment Perez Hilton was our guide for this 4-parter on ITV2. Each week he gained access to all areas of the lives and lairs of four global superstars: Lady Gaga, Katy Perry, Kelly Rowland and Enrique Iglesias.

Quiz Trippers

Quiz Trippers

A team of avid quizzers, a small mobile home and one big challenge – these are the ingredients of Channel 4’s daytime show. A pub quiz marathon could lead to a win of £500 – but in a devastating twist only one team member can take this away.

Scottish Passport

Scottish Passport

STV brings a bit of sunshine to Scotland’s cold and frosty nights with a holiday series. Narrated by Karen Gillan (Doctor Who), the series sees a host of celebrities travel to a range of holiday locations across the world: from South Africa to Ibiza and Taiwan to Morocco.

Factual

Born Fighting

Born Fighting

This captivating two-part programme follows American Senator Jim Webb, author of Born Fighting: How the Scots-Irish Shaped America, as he retraces the incredible journey of the Scots-Irish across the Atlantic, and discusses how this ethnic group forged by war and faith helped build one of the most powerful nations in the world.

Missing Children

Missing Children

In Britain, a staggering 288 children go missing every single day; that’s one every five minutes. Presented by Lorraine Kelly, the series examines heart-breaking tales of families who are desperate to find their missing child.

Missing Mums

Missing Mums

Presented by TV favourite Lorraine Kelly, this series tells the emotional real-life stories of six families who have been torn apart by a mother’s abandonment or sudden disappearance, and who are still searching for their loved one many years later.

Scotland Revealed

Scotland Revealed

Geographer Vanessa Collingridge embarks on a celebratory journey of discovery through our magnificent country, as it’s never been seen before. Filmed in high definition from helicopter and on the ground, this stunning three part series offers a fresh, revealing and absolutely spectacular look at Scotland.

Scots at War

Scots at War

In the fascinating documentary series, presenter and former SAS Major Ken Hames travels to war-torn Afghanistan with the Royal Regiment of Scotland as they take their place on the front line in the fight against the Taliban.

Scottish Killers

Scottish Killers

Drama documentary series examining the lives and crimes of some of Scotland's most notorious serial killers. In each programme, we peer into the minds of men whose acts of murder shook society.

The Scots Who Fought Franco

The Scots Who Fought Franco

The Scots Who Fought Franco remembers the Spanish Civil War through unique archive interviews with Scots Brigaders – filmed in the 1990s but never broadcast until now. Over 500 Scots fought in this extraordinary conflict and we revisit Spain in the present day to tell their story of having risked their lives to fight Fascism.

Secrets Revealed

Secrets Revealed

So You Think You're Safe

So You Think You're Safe

Bacteria, sharp things, poo – we examine the perils of everyday living for Sky 1. You won’t believe the hidden dangers in your bathroom, on holiday, at Christmas, in the garden, at work, eating and keeping fit.

Stopping Scotland’s Scammers

Stopping Scotland’s Scammers

In the new series, Jackie Brambles meets the victims of financial crime to hear their stories and learn how they have dealt with the experience of being scammed.

Swallowed By The Sea: Ancient Egypt's Greatest Lost City

Swallowed By The Sea: Ancient Egypt's Greatest Lost City

This programme follows a team of maritime archaeologists as they uncover this remarkable discovery - the underwater city of Hercleion. The glorious temples, statues, houses, and boats of the cities lie perfectly preserved by the sea. They provide a unique snapshot of Egyptian life over 3,000 years ago. But many mysteries remain. What caused this sacred city to plunge into the sea?

Tobin: Portrait of a Serial Killer

Tobin: Portrait of a Serial Killer

In this programme, we talk to criminologists, psychologists and those who have come face-to-face with this monster, and look at the other unsolved murders that Tobin may have committed; killings which could stretch back for over a period of 40 years.

Tutankhamun: The Truth Uncovered

Tutankhamun: The Truth Uncovered

What killed King Tutankhamun? Ever since his spectacular tomb was discovered, the boy king has been the most famous pharaoh of all ancient Egypt. But his mysterious death, at just 19 years old, has never been explained. Brand new DNA analysis uncovers a shocking secret about Tut’s family background; and the genetic trail of clues leads to a radical and revolutionary new theory to explain Tut’s sudden and unexpected death

Walking the Amazon

Walking the Amazon

In this landmark documentary, we reveal the inside story on this amazing adventure, allowing viewers to join one brave Brit as he takes on the last great challenge in the world of exploration…to become the first person ever to walk from the source of the River Amazon to its mouth…and succeeds.

When Holly Went Missing

When Holly Went Missing

This BAFTA-nominated documentary is based on the story of Holly Wells’ parents, who reveal exclusively for the first time on television how they coped with the torment of losing a child in one of Britain’s most publicised and tragic crimes in recent years.

Specialist Factual

Britain's Craziest Commutes

Britain's Craziest Commutes

Britain’s Road Network is vital to the country but many of our busiest roads are often gridlocked, dangerous, or difficult to navigate. This programme features some of Britain’s worst roads and highlights the problems that plague the lives of thousands of travelers from the Scottish highlands to London, and all parts in between.

Britain’s Deadliest Roads

Britain’s Deadliest Roads

In this programme, we meet a man whose house in a countryside village in Yorkshire is crashed into on a terrifyingly regular basis owing to the road structure. Elsewhere we investigate the A18, said to be 25 times more dangerous than the average motorway, a trucker, who has been driving Britain’s deadliest road (the A9 in Scotland) for 30 years, takes us on a journey down the lethal road, revealing how it has claimed the lives of 43 people in the last 5 years.

Celebrity Detox

Celebrity Detox

Self-improvement regimes have become increasingly popular as alternative holidays for adventurous young Brits looking for life changing experiences. To give the armchair self-improver a taste of what’s out there, Extreme Celebrity Detox will feature four of the most unusual and challenging regimes on offer and a host of celebrities willing to fly off to put them to the test.

Club Reps

Club Reps

For the first time, Club 18-30, the UK’s Number One youth tour operator, has given exclusive and unlimited access to TV cameras. The result of 20 weeks’ filming in Faliraki, Rhodes, one of the hottest Club 18-30 resorts, Club Reps charts the highs and the lows, the laughs and the tears, the loves and the heartbreaks of the 2001 season.

Club Reps Aftersun

Club Reps Aftersun

Following the high octane, outrageous series Club Reps, this series follows the other workers within the same resort in Gran Canaria, whose experiences are very different to the Club 18-30 reps.

Crucify Me

Crucify Me

Journalist and broadcaster Dominik Diamond attempts to rediscover his lost catholic faith by undertaking a spiritual journey, which begins in Glasgow, and via Jerusalem, ends in a crucifixion ceremony in The Philippines. For Channel 5.

Don't Drop the Coffin

Don't Drop the Coffin

Observational documentary series for ITV1 introducing one of Britain’s most remarkable funeral directors. Cryonics, gangland funerals, eccentric morticians and fights in cemeteries are all taken in stride in this real life version of Six Feet Under.

Extreme Health Farm

Extreme Health Farm

Celebrities go on holiday to escape the stresses of Western living in an effort to bring back something deeper and more long lasting than a suntan. Celebrities including Jack Osbourne and Rebecca Loos try out surprising self-improvement regimes in this series for Channel 4.

Extreme Lives - My Right Foot

Extreme Lives - My Right Foot

Top climber Leo Houlding fights his way back into his sport after a suffering devastating injury.

Extreme Lives - Cannibals and Crampons

Extreme Lives - Cannibals and Crampons

An extraordinary story of an expedition through some of the world's most unexplored terrain. In 2001, Bruce Parry and Mark Anstice, two British ex army officers, set out to climb the unscaled face of Mandela, a remote mountain rising 15,400 ft. The resulting programme won multiple awards.

The Football Years

The Football Years

These twelve programmes take us on a journey through the most iconic years of the beautiful game, interviewing some of the sport’s most influential players, commentators and experts. Narrated by BAFTA winning actor Peter Capaldi (The Thick of It, Dr Who), we cover the most momentous moments in Scottish football history.

Ian Brady - The Right to Die?

Ian Brady - The Right to Die?

In a chillingly powerful drama documentary, loathed child murderer Ian Brady is portrayed in a way never seen before. Since 1999, Brady has been on hunger strike in prison. We look at his unimaginable crimes while examining his quest to be allowed to die.

In Search of Bible John

In Search of Bible John

STV are honoured to have the renowned Scottish actor David Hayman present this chilling and in-depth documentary. The piece tells the story of notorious serial killer Bible John, using cutting edge technology to explore the possible link between him and Peter Tobin, who was responsible for the murders of three young girls years later.

In Search of Robert Burns

In Search of Robert Burns

David Hayman retraces the footsteps of Scotland’s best loved poet and songwriter. For the very first time using new facial reconstruction technology, we reveal the true face of Robert Burns.”

In Search of Sherlock Holmes

In Search of Sherlock Holmes

In this documentary, respected Scottish actor and TV cop David Hayman examines the world famous phenomenon that is Sherlock Holmes. He meets with experts on the topic and celebrity enthusiasts, including Stephen Fry and crime writer Linda La Plante. Broadcast to coincide with Hollywood’s blockbuster movie about the detective, David went on the hunt to find the secret to Sherlock’s indelible success.

Jack Osbourne: Adrenaline Junkies

Jack Osbourne: Adrenaline Junkies

Jack Osbourne, from the world's most famous TV family, is on a mission. He wants to take on one of the planet's most extreme rock climbing challenges - El Capitan in Yosemite National Park.

The Jones Boys Amazon Adventure

The Jones Boys Amazon Adventure

Steve Jones takes a trip to find adventure; keeping him company are his brother Jon and Chris. The three Jones boys try to survive in the Amazon jungle and highlight the plight of this amazing place for Sky 1.

Kelly Osbourne: Turning Japanese

Kelly Osbourne: Turning Japanese

Japan and its culture have been an obsession for Kelly Osbourne from a very young age and in this series she plunges into its most bizarre, unusual and culturally alien activities. Japanese society is laid bare in this three-parter for ITV2.

Lawless Britain

Lawless Britain

A compelling series for Bravo that shines an investigative light into the dark corners of British society to reveal some shocking truths - our hidden thirst for violence through bloodsports, our country becoming a place of extreme pornography and a generation of youths inhabiting a twilight world where crime and violence reign.

MMA Fighters

MMA Fighters

This documentary will change perceptions of the women attracted to fighters in one of the fastest growing sports in the world.

Mud, Sweat and Tears

Mud, Sweat and Tears

Scottish rugby documentary that reveals the brain behind the brawn.

Murder Capital

Murder Capital

Taggart’s John Michie investigates the dark underworld of Glasgow – 25 years on from the mass killing of the Doyle family in the infamous Ice Cream War Murders. Michie and his team go in search of the real motives behind the chilling crimes.

Nazi Hate Rock

Nazi Hate Rock

A shocking, first-time, whistle-blowing investigation into the disturbing rise of the racist and anti-semitic music industry across North America and Europe. Presented by Donal Mcintyre for Five.

Peter Manuel: The End of Evil

Peter Manuel: The End of Evil

In July 1958, Peter Manuel was hanged in Barlinnie Prison, convicted of seven murders. In this shocking documentary, we look back over the reign of terror by one of the most infamous serial killers in British history.

Pink Saris

Pink Saris

An award winning documentary that celebrates Sampat Pal, a woman who is fighting social injustices against other women in Northern India. The pink saris of the title refer to the dress of the female vigilante gang Sampat is a part of.

Piper Alpha: Fire In The Night

Piper Alpha: Fire In The Night

On the 25th anniversary of Britain’s worst industrial disaster this landmark documentary chronicles the tragic events that occurred on the Piper Alpha rig on the 6th of July 1988. It was a cataclysm that killed 167 men and left only 61 survivors, each of whom had to fight for their lives to escape the huge, labyrinthine structure and the flames that were consuming it. Over 90 minutes, survivors detail their experiences of being trapped in the midst of a giant inferno that destroyed a rig which was, at one time, the world’s single largest oil producer.

The Search for Burke and Hare

The Search for Burke and Hare

TV detective David Hayman leads this in-depth documentary investigating the crimes of Scotland’s most infamous serial killers - uncovering some new theories along the way.

Shooting Britney

Shooting Britney

For 14 days writer and stand up comedian, Buddy Dolphin is going to immerse himself in the world of the Brit paps – a group of around 40 photographers who spend every waking hour hanging on Miss Spears' every move. For E4.

Sinking of the Royal Oak

Sinking of the Royal Oak

STV, in conjunction with the History Channel, presents a one off documentary to coincide with the 70th anniversary of the sinking of the HMS Royal Oak. Cutting edge CGI graphics and dramatic reconstruction combines to tell the story of the warship that sunk at anchor in Orkney, leading to the deaths of 833 on board – one of the worst disasters in UK naval history.

Take Me to the Edge

Take Me to the Edge

The six part series, follows world famous rock climber, adventurer and all-round dare devil Leo Houlding, as he embarks on the journey of a lifetime with five fellow thrill seekers, looking for a change from the daily grind. Their task: to try out some of the toughest rites of passage in the world.

Vet School

Vet School

In this revealing, dramatic and emotional documentary series, STV followed the work of the vets and students at the University of Edinburgh’s internationally renowned Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies. Emotions run high as we join them on the road racing against time to save animals’ lives.

Yorkhill

Yorkhill

A fly-on-the-wall documentary series offering viewers privileged access to the staff, patients and families who visit Scotland’s largest children’s hospital, the Royal Hospital for Sick Children and the Queen Mother’s Maternity hospital in Glasgow.

Children's

Squeak!

Squeak!

In the Tick Tock Clock live three brightly coloured and friendly little mice, Tizzy, Toot and Tog, who just love to tell the time!

Woolamaloo

Woolamaloo

A programme of comedy and music for pre-school children.