ITV3 Today Sunday 8 January 2023

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What’s On ITV3 Today Sunday 8 January 2023

A full run down of everything airing on ITV3 today.

George and Mildred


A faulty TV aerial causes problems for George

A faulty TV aerial prompts George to borrow his neighbour’s ladder – but relations become strained when the henpecked husband falls off the roof and starts pointing the finger of blame. Comedy, starring Brian Murphy and Yootha Joyce

Emmerdale Omnibus

Gabby is unimpressed when Kim warns her off of Nicky

George and Mildred


The Ropers’ television breaks down

The Ropers’ television breaks down, and fixing it is a question of whether the British Museum has the parts in stock. Comedy, starring Brian Murphy and Yootha Joyce

Agatha Christie’s Marple


The corpse of a mysterious blonde is found

The sleuth is called to Gossington Hall by her old friend Dolly Bantry (Joanna Lumley) when she finds the corpse of an unknown blonde in the library of her home. It soon transpires that there is no shortage of suspects, including local bad boy Basil Blake (Ben Miller) and Dolly’s husband Arthur (James Fox), but when the victim is identified as a dancer in line to inherit a fortune, enquiries take a different turn. Crime drama, starring Geraldine McEwan, with Simon Callow, Jack Davenport and Tara Fitzgerald

Agatha Christie’s Marple


A colonel is found dead

A series of scandals makes for an interesting few days in the quiet village of St Mary Mead, and most seem to revolve around a blustering local colonel, whose brusque manner and short temper make him unpopular with his fellow villagers. When he is found dead with a bullet through the head, Miss Marple and the reluctant DI Slack investigate. Whodunit, starring Geraldine McEwan as Miss Marple, with Jane Asher, Jason Flemying, Derek Jacobi and Miriam Margolyes

Agatha Christie’s Marple


Mystery, starring Geraldine McEwan

The sleuth investigates her friend Elspeth McGillicuddy’s claim to have witnessed a murder being committed on a passing train during a rail journey, but everyone is stumped by the lack of a body. Mystery, starring Geraldine McEwan, Pam Ferris, Niamh Cusack, John Hannah, Amanda Holden, Griff Rhys Jones, David Warner, Jenny Agutter and Rob Brydon

Doc Martin


First episode of the comedy drama, starring Martin Clunes

First episode of the comedy drama series starring Martin Clunes as Dr Martin Ellingham, an eminent surgeon forced to retrain as a GP after developing an aversion to blood. Learning a vacancy has arisen in the sleepy Cornish village of Portwenn, Martin promptly applies and gets the job, despite opposition from local schoolteacher Louisa. With Caroline Catz, Stephanie Cole and Celia Imrie

Doc Martin


The medic delivers bad news to a former teacher

The medic struggles to dissuade the locals from using his surgery as a drop-in centre and finds himself forced to deliver bad news to a former teacher already bitter at losing his job to Louisa. Adding to his woes, the decision to sack incompetent receptionist Elaine results in the entire village ostracising him. Comedy drama, starring Martin Clunes, Caroline Catz and Lucy Punch

Rosemary & Thyme


A wealthy businessman is found unconscious

Horticultural lecturer Rosemary Boxer is hired by a wealthy but ill businessman to help cure a disease causing his trees to lose their bark. She gets to know Laura Thyme, who turns up after a friend is killed in a suspicious car accident, and when the pair find the lord of the manor unconscious beneath his bedroom window, they must decide whether depression led him to attempt suicide or if there is a more sinister explanation. Drama, starring Felicity Kendal, Pam Ferris, David Mallinson and Roger Alborough

Rosemary & Thyme


The duo make a gruesome discovery

The amateur sleuths uncover the remains of a racehorse while engaged on horticultural work in the grounds of pop star Nev Connolly’s supposedly haunted mansion. Before long, gruesome revelations are coming thick and fast as Nev is shot dead and more bones are discovered – this time belonging to a young woman. As they investigate further, Rosemary and Laura are plunged into a sinister mystery with roots deep in the past. Drama, guest starring Murray Head (Heartbeat) and Abigail Cruttenden (Benidorm)

Martin Clunes: Islands of the Pacific


The actor begins his tour with a look at French Polynesia

The actor and presenter begins his tour of the Pacific islands in French Polynesia, where he takes a trip on a Polynesian outrigger canoe. Martin swims with sharks, investigates Marlon Brando’s wildlife programme, and sails to the remote Marquesas to meet a horse whisperer

Joanna Lumley’s Great Cities of the World


The actress looks at the unusual aspects of cities, beginning with Paris

The actress takes a look at the unusual aspects of three of the world’s greatest metropolises, beginning with a trip to Paris. She takes a hot-air balloon ride, visits the fire-damaged Notre-Dame, meets heiress Daphne Guinness, buys a vintage Chanel suit, and meets Ibrahim, refugee turned inner-city beekeeper

Maigret Sets a Trap


Crime drama, starring Rowan Atkinson

Rowan Atkinson stars as the Parisian detective in this drama based on the novels of Georges Simenon. The summer of 1955 finds Paris in the grip of both sweltering heat and terror on the streets. Four women have been murdered in Montmartre, with no apparent connection between the victims. Chief Inspector Maigret comes under huge pressure from the public and his superiors to apprehend the killer before he can strike again. Fiona Shaw and Mark Heap head up the supporting cast

Upstairs, Downstairs


Lady Bellamy employs a parlourmaid

Lady Bellamy employs a cockney parlourmaid who claims to be French and calls herself Clemence. Period drama charting the relationships between a wealthy family and their servants. Starring Gordon Jackson and Jean Marsh

Upstairs, Downstairs


Lady Bellamy has a secret affair with one of her son’s friends

George and Mildred


Mildred’s mother may be moving in

George and Mildred


George’s budgie dies

George seeks solace when his budgie dies, but Mildred is too preoccupied with finding something good enough to donate to the jumble sale. Comedy, starring Brian Murphy and Yootha Joyce

Emmerdale Omnibus

Gabby is unimpressed when Kim warns her off of Nicky


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