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The Week in HD - Monday 4th February

Monday 4th February

Richard III: The King in the Car Park - 4 HD - 9pm

Is the parking lot skeleton really King Richard III? Well, if you've been watching the rolling news coverage all day, you'll know the answer to this one! Spoilers aside, this documentary takes a closer and exclusive look at the team behind the discovery.

Tuesday 5th February

The Mary Berry Story - BBC HD - 8pm

There's an episode two to the Mary Berry story, and that can only be a good thing. Mary takes us through her family life and finding a larger audience in sharing her baking talents through cookbooks and televsion shows, with her current role as judge on The Great British Bake Off firmly establishing her as baking royalty for all generations.

Wednesday 6th February

England v Brazil - ITV HD - 7.30pm


Republic of Ireland v Poland - Sky Sports HD2 - 7.45pm


Scotland v Estonia - Sky Sports HD1 - 7.45pm


Wales v - Austria - Sky Sports HD3 - 7.45pm


Thursday 7th February

Charlie Brooker's Weekly Wipe - BBC HD - 10pm

Bob Mortimer, Doug Stanhope and Tim Key join Charlie in his rants against the week's media offerings.

Friday 8th February

Reign of Fire - BBC1 HD - 11.25pm

In 2002's Reign of Fire, the world setting is post-apocalyptic because that's what happens when dragons take over. Dragons were becoming a menace since 2010 (we're already 3 years overdue) and by 2020, the world is ravaged, with only a small band of survivors attempting to take back the world. Starring Christian Bale, Matthew McConaughey and Gerard Butler.

Saturday 9th February

Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United - Sky Sports HD2 & 3D - 12.45pm

Barclays Premier League

Southampton v Manchester City - ESPN HD - 5.30pm

Barclays Premier League

Sleepy Hollow - ITV2 HD - 10.50pm

Tim Burton at his finest, back when his spooky was geniunely spooky, when the Gothic set design was elegant and menacing, when the casting of Johnny Depp wasn't met with a resigned sigh. A London detective is sent to a sleepy little village where the local legend of a headless horseman come to life and decapitating the townspeople might just be more flesh than fairy tale.

Sunday 10th February

Aston Villa v West Ham United - Sky Sports HD1 - 1.30pm

Barclays Premier League

Manchester United v Everton

Barclays Premier League

Top Gear - BBC HD - 8pm

A classic Top Gear race of car vs public transport on the cards tonight, from London's Wembley Stadium to the San Siro stadium in Milan. Clarkson is in the godfather of muscle cars - the Shelby Mustang GT500 - while May and Hammond hop on to the pan-European rail network. Elsewhere, singer-songwriter Amy MacDonald is the star in a Reasonably Priced Car.

The British Academy Film Awards - BBC - 9pm

Or the Film BAFTAs, as it's easier and more fun to say. Always entertaining and full of our favourite stars, Stephen Fry will be your host for tonight's extravaganza.

'Til next week...

Kashfia Kabir
Kashfia Kabir

Kashfia is the Hi-Fi and Audio Editor of What Hi-Fi? and first joined the brand over 10 years ago. During her time in the consumer tech industry, she has reviewed hundreds of products, been to countless trade shows across the world and fallen in love with hi-fi kit much bigger than her. In her spare time, Kash can be found catching up with TV shows, tending to an ever-growing houseplant collection and hanging out with her cat Jolene.