TV Guide Channel 4 Today Tuesday 16 May 2023

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What’s On Channel 4 Today Tuesday 16 May 2023

A full run down of everything airing on Channel 4 today.

Grand Designs


A property overlooking Windermere

Kevin McCloud follows the progress of Robert and Milla Gaukroger, as they try to add three extensions to a 1980s property overlooking Windermere in the Lake District. Robert has designed his own heating system to achieve maximum sustainability, but the project begins with only £100,000 of the £400,000 budget in place, and he and his family have to move into the existing building while work goes on around them

George Clarke’s Amazing Spaces


George converts a 1970s static caravan into a stylish holiday home

George looks back at his first ever big build, in which he enlisted the help of friend and design guru Will Hardie to convert a dilapidated 1970s caravan bought for £300 into a stylish holiday home for him and his children. Along the way, George takes inspiration from other ingenious caravan and self-build conversions, including lovingly restored gypsy wagons – and to make the most of the space, he even comes up with a sofa that doubles up as a bath

Jamie’s One-Pan Wonders


Recipes for shakshuka and pulled pork

Jamie cooks two one-pan recipes that are ideal for busy lives: his take on shakshuka with asparagus, broccoli and harissa, plus an outrageously good pulled pork that can be batched up, frozen and used in loads of meals whenever you need it

Jamie’s Comfort Food

Jamie Oliver cooks a steak and onion sandwich



Quiz, hosted by Craig Charles

Contestants face a series of questions with the answers on moneybags that pass along a conveyor belt in front of them. Grab a right answer and they get that bag’s value – anything from £1,000 to £100,000. However, if they pick a wrong bag they could lose everything. Hosted by Craig Charles


Les Dennis is in Dictionary Corner



Part two of two. Sam takes on the role of peacemaker

Part two of two. Sam takes on the role of peacemaker to ensure nothing goes wrong on Carla’s wedding day. Starring Ted Danson and Rhea Perlman



A prank against Frasier nearly backfires

The King of Queens


Doug finds work as a supply teacher

Doug has nothing to do when his union goes on strike, so he finds a temporary assignment as a substitute teacher at the school where his sister works, but the job is not as easy as he had anticipated. Ricki Lake guest stars

The King of Queens


The strike puts a strain on everyone

The three-week strike sees a miserable Doug and Deacon getting on their wives’ nerves. Arthur tries to shake them out of their depression, but his efforts work a little too well as the trio set out to recapture their adolescence. Comedy, starring Kevin James



The shrink runs for condominium president

The shrink hopes to become the new condominium president and tries to ensure he is elected by persuading an unsuspecting Martin to stand as a `puppet” candidate. American comedy, starring Kelsey Grammer and John Mahoney



Roz’s cousin (Zooey Deschanel) visits Seattle

Roz’s fun-loving 20-year-old cousin visits Seattle, and Frasier finds himself struggling to keep pace with her partying. Meanwhile, Martin has trouble coping without Daphne. Long-running American comedy, guest starring Zooey Deschanel (New Girl)



Bulldog plays a practical joke on Frasier

Bulldog plays a practical joke on Frasier, who wastes no time in plotting revenge. Meanwhile, Niles and Daphne get caught up in a battle with a doorstep trick-or-treater. Comedy, starring Kelsey Grammer and David Hyde Pierce

Find It, Fix It, Flog It


Henry Cole and Simon O’Brien head to Suffolk

Couples Come Dine with Me


The competition heads to Brighton

In Brighton, three couples compete to host the best dinner party and secure a cash prize of £1,000. First up, shipping broker Dan and his partner of 16 years, Pippa, hope that a menu of family favourites will bag them the cash – if Dan does exactly what Pippa tells him to. When glamorous duo Shan and Lauren turn up, Pippa witnesses the beginnings of a beautiful bromance between the men. Romance is in no short supply with the final couple, South Africans Jared and Ian. These lovebirds enjoy nothing better than giving each other `zerbits” and are more than happy to oblige with a demonstration on their night

Channel 4 News Summary

Includes headlines and weather

Steph’s Packed Lunch

Weekday magazine show, hosted by Steph McGovern

Steph McGovern presents the weekday magazine, including celebrity guests, food ideas, real-life features and entertainment, lifestyle and consumer stories. Plus, a sideways look at the news in One O’Clock Views


Annie Macmanus is in Dictionary Corner

Sun, Sea and Selling Houses


Melanie and Arthur search for their perfect Spanish home on a budget of 295,000 euros

A Place in the Sun

Danni Menzies helps Alan and Joe find a holiday home in Correze, France

Danni Menzies heads to the Correze region in France to help Alan and Joe find their perfect holiday home. With a budget of £60,000, they’re looking for a property near the medieval town of Treignac. Danni shows them five impressive properties, but will any of them be what they’re looking for?

Help! We Bought a Village


The owners of a hamlet in France welcome guests to a 50th birthday party

The owners of a hamlet in France welcome guests to a 50th birthday party and a couple from Eastbourne discover the water has been cut off at their village in Portugal. In France, one of the owners has to spend Christmas alone

The Simpsons


Halloween-inspired tales

Halloween-inspired tales featuring the all-American family. Springfield becomes the target of an alien invasion and Homer is transformed into a gigantic jelly-like creature, rampaging through the town and leaving a trail of destruction in his wake. Featuring the guest voice of Dr Phil


Norma finally reveals the truth to Warren

Channel 4 News

Including sport and weather

Including sport and weather

The Greatest Auction


Collectors bid for a pinball machine signed by Elton John

AJ Odudu hosts as collectors bid for a pinball machine signed by Elton John, a fork liberated from Saddam Hussein’s palace and a prototype mid-century chair brought in by two sisters who have different feelings about it but are equally desperate to sell it. Plus a 1940s `fly-o-plane” fairground attraction that was once used to train fighter pilots

Grand Designs: The Streets


Two families from Yorkshire venture into the world of self-build

Two families from Yorkshire venture into the world of self-build as they attempt to build a new street. Nicola is designing and project-managing a traditional redbrick family home with a modern twist but things start to go wrong when her triangular window, the centrepiece of her vision, does not fit upon arrival. Down the road, Matt and Maryellen are building a flamboyant, Brazilian-inspired home. Steelworker Matt is keen to put his work to good use but Maryellen fears it will make the building feel industrial

Rebekah Vardy: Jehovah’s Witnesses and Me

Rebekah shares her experiences of growing up as a Jehovah’s Witness

The subject of the `Wagatha Christie” trial investigates the inner workings of the Jehovah’s Witnesses. Having grown up within the faith, she explains how the religion failed to support her through sexual abuse and shunned her as a child. Meeting with other former Jehovah’s Witnesses, including a victim of child abuse, Rebekah aims to show the world the negative impacts the religion can have on children



I’m a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! is appraised

The armchair critics share their opinions on shows from late 2021, including I’m a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!, True Story, Miriam and Alan: Lost in Scotland, Tiger King 2, Close to Me and Inside Beverly Hills: The Land of the Rich and Famous. Plus, news coverage of the illegal Channel crossings and the emergence of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus. Narrated by Craig Cash



The households’ opinions on recent TV

The armchair critics share their opinions on what they have been watching during the week, with cameras capturing their instant reactions and the lively discussions that are prompted by the week’s biggest and best shows



Jelly babies cause friction between the participants

Contenders Frankie Boyle, Ivo Graham, Jenny Eclair, Kiell Smith-Bynoe and Mae Martin continue to address the challenges set for them. As the battle for the trophy continues, Greg Davies and Alex Horne take things up a notch by introducing a pulper to proceedings. Jelly babies also cause friction between the participants

The Lateish Show with Mo Gilligan


With guests Rio Ferdinand, Jessie Ware and Jack Whitehall

The comedian and actor catches up with ex-England footballer Rio Ferdinand, musician Jessie Ware and comedian Jack Whitehall. Plus, exciting games, hilarious sketches and superstar performances and live music from N-Dubz

The Curse


Tash has an unwelcome visitor

As the boys head out to sea to make the trade with the Colombians, Tash has an unwelcome visitor whose arrival changes everything. Crime comedy, starring Allan Mustafa, Tom Davis, Emer Kenny and Steve Stamp

The Curse


Albert makes a shocking discovery

Tash is under arrest and while the gang members ponder their next move, Albert makes a shocking discovery that forces the boys to make their final decision. Crime comedy, starring Allan Mustafa, Tom Davis, Emer Kenny and Steve Stamp


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