TV Schedules – What’s On

If you are looking for a good film in the United Kingdom then you need to be watching television channels such as Talking Pictures TV, Horror Channel and Film4. All of these are free to air channels meaning they can be viewed on Freeview. Here our pick of the TV Schedules:

  • Talking Pictures TV available on Sky 328 | Virgin 445 | Freeview 81 | Freesat 306
  • Horror Channel available on Sky | Virgin 149 | Freeview 70 | Freesat 138
  • Film4 available on Sky 313 | Virgin 428 (SD) & 429 (HD) | Freeview 15

Talking Pictures specialise in showing older vintage material with many black and white films along with films into the 1970/80’s. If for instance you love the likes of Laurel and Hardy, Will Hay, Alfred Hitchcock then this is most definitely the channel for you. The good news continues as they add different films into the mix each month so you are not just watching the same films or TV series over and over again, UK Gold take note!

The Horror Channel shows a good mix of old and new horror/sci-fi films and also have network premieres every month to keep things fresh.

Film4 is a more general film channel which shows films from all genres. It has themed seasons such as Frightfest in which they show horror movies each night over a few weeks.

Meanwhile we always like to select our must see choices from all of the TV channels over the Christmas period.

What’s On Television – UK TV Schedules

DateTimeFilm / TV SeriesInfo
Mon01/03/202110:00CatweazleStars Geoffrey Bayldon, Robin Davies, Charles Tingwell
18:35Doctor In Love (1960)Comedy - Stars Leslie Phillips, Joan Sims & Fenella Fielding
20:35All In A Night Work (1961)Drama - Stars Dean Martin, Shirley MacLaine, Cliff Robertson
22:25Escape Route (1952)Crime Drama - Stars George Raft
Tue02/03/202108:10It's a Great Day (1955)Comedy - Stars Ruth Dunning, Edward Evans, Sidney James, Sheila Sweet, Peter Bryant, Nancy Roberts & Vera Day
10:00CatweazleStars Geoffrey Bayldon, Gary Warren, Moray Watson
10:30Small Hotel (1957)Comedy - Stars Gordon Harker, Marie Lohr, John Lode & Billie Whitelaw
12:50The Flying Scot (1957)Crime Drama - Stars Lee Patterson, Kay Callard & Alan Gifford
15:55Danger Within (1959)War - Stars Richard Todd, Bernard Lee, Michael Wilding, Richard Attenborough, Donald Houston
20:15The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1965)Drama - Stars Richard Burton, Claire Bloom & Oskar Werner
Wed03/03/202101:00Straight on Till Morning (1972)Horror - Stars: Rita Tushingham, Tom Bell, James Bolam & Shane Briant
06:00Popeye The SailorBig Bad Sinbad. 1952
06:10Zorro's Black WhipMob Murder. 1944. Stars George J. Lewis & Lucien Littlefield
06:30Big Catch (1968)Childrens - Stars David Gallacher, Ronald Sinclair & Murray Forbes
07:45The Lone RangerLone Ranger Triumphs. 1949. Stars Jay Silverheels, Clayton Moore & John Hart.
08:15Flash Gordon Conquers the Universe1940 - Stars Buster Crabbe, Carol Hughes, Charles Middleton
08:40Superman1942 - Animated Series - Stars Bud Collye, Joan Alexander & Jackson Beck
10:00CatweazleStars: Geoffrey Bayldon, Gary Warren, Moray Watson
10:30The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom (1968)Comedy - Stars Richard Attenborough, Shirley MacLaine & James Booth
Thu04/03/202110:00CatweazleStars: Geoffrey Bayldon, Gary Warren, Peter Butterworth
14:30Lassie From Lancashire (1938)Comedy - Stars Marjorie Browne, Hal Thompson, Marjorie Sandford
18:35Don't Bother To Knock (1961)Comedy - Stars Richard Todd, Nicole Maurey & Elke Sommer
00:00Fools' Parade (1971)Comedy - Stars James Stewart, George Kennedy, Kurt Russel & Anne Baxter
Fri05/03/202109:35Old Mother Riley's Ghosts (1941)Comedy - Stars Arthur Lucan, Kitty McShane, John Stuart, Dennis Wyndham & John Laurie
11:15The Boy Who Stole a Million (1960)Comedy - Stars Maurice Reyna, George Coulouris & Warren Mitchell
12:55The Punch and Judy Man (1963)Comedy - Stars Tony Hancock, Sylvia Syms & Ronald Fraser
21:00Alien Nation (1988)Sci-fi - Stars James Caan, Mandy Patinkin & Terence Stamp
22:50Lust For a Vampire (1971)Horror - Stars Yutte Stensgaard, Ralph Bates & Barbara Jefford
Sat06/03/202107:30The Strange World Of Planet X (1958)Sci-fi - Stars Forrest Tucker & Martin Benson
09:00Popeye The SailorCooking With Gags. 1954. Stars: Jack Mercer & Mae Questel
09:10Zorro's Black WhipTake Off That Mask. 1944. Stars George J. Lewis & Lucien Littlefield
09:30The Monster of Highgate Ponds (1961)Drama - Stars Rachel Clay, Michael Wade & Terry Raven
10:45The Lone RangerWar Horse. 1949. Stars Jay Silverheels, Clayton Moore & John Hart
11:15Flash Gordon Conquers the UniverseThe Palace of Terror. 1940. Stars: Buster Crabbe & Carol Hughes
11:40SupermanThe Electric Earthquake. 1942. Stars Bud Collyer, Joan Alexander & Jackson Beck
21:00The Colour Of Money (1986)Stars Paul Newman, Tom Cruise & Forest Whitaker
Sun07/03/202113:50Are You Being Served? (1977)Comedy - Stars John Inman, Mollie Sugden, Frank Thornton
19:00HannayTV Series - Stars Robert Powell
21:00The ChampionsTV Series - The Beginning. 1968 - StarsStuart Damon, Alexandra Bastedo & William Gaunt
22:00Dangerous Davis, The Last Detective (1980)Comedy - Stars Bernard Cribbins, Bill Maynard, Joss Ackland & Maureen Lipman
Mon08/03/202106:00No Kidding (1960)Comedy - Stars Leslie Phillips, Geraldine Mcewan, Julia Lockwood, Noel Purcell & Irene Handl
10:00CatweazleThe Sign of the Crab. 1971. Stars Geoffrey Bayldon, Gary Warren & Moray Watson
18:35Brighton Rock (1947)Crime Drama - Stars Richard Attenborough & Hermione Baddeley
20:25Jack The Ripper - Part 1 of 2. (1988)Drama. Stars Michael Caine, Armand Assante & Ray McAnally
Tue09/03/202107:50Nothing Barred (1961)Comedy -Stars Brian Rix, Charles Heslop & Leo Franklyn
10:00CatweazleThe Black Wheels. 1971. Stars Geoffrey Bayldon, Gary Warren & Moray Watson
14:20Left, Right and Centre (1959)Comedy - Stars: Ian Carmichael, Alastair Sim & Patricia Bredin
20:35Jack The Ripper Part 2 of 2. )1988)Drama - Stars Michael Caine, Armand Assante & Ray McAnally
Wed10/03/202106:00Popeye The SailorBride And Gloom. 1954. Stars Jack Mercer & Mae Questel
06:10Zorro's Black WhipDetour Of Death. 1944. Stars George J. Lewis & Lucien Littlefield
06:30Go-Kart Go (1963)Action - Stars Dennis Waterman, Frazer Hines & Melanie Garland
07:45The Lone Ranger Rustler's Hideout. 1949. Stars Jay Silverheels, Clayton Moore & John Hart
08:15Flash Gordon Conquers the UniverseThe Destroying Ray. 1940. Stars Buster Crabbe, Carol Hughes, Charles Middleton
08:40SupermanPrivate Snafuperman. 1942. Stars Mel Blanc & Tedd Pierce.
10:00CatweazleThe Wogle Stone. 1971. Stars: Geoffrey Bayldon, Gary Warren, Moray Watson
12:20Violent Playground (1958)Drama - Stars tanley Baker, David McCallum, Anne Heywood & Peter Cushing
21:05The Colour Of Money (1986)Directed by Martin Scorsese. Stars Paul Newman, Tom Cruise & Forest Whitaker.
23:35Blood From The Mummy's Tomb (1971)Horror - Stars: Andrew Keir, Valerie Leon, James Villiers
Thu11/03/202107:50The Trollenberg Terror (1958)Sci-fi
10:00CatweazleThe Enchanted King. 1971. Stars: Geoffrey Bayldon, Gary Warren, Moray Watson
15:15Paris When It Sizzles (1964)Comedy - Stars William Holden, Audrey Hepburn & Noel Coward
19:50Where Has Poor Mickey Gone?Warren Mitchell
Fri12/03/202110:45I See a Dark Stranger (1946)War - Stars Deborah Kerr, Trevor Howard, Raymond Huntley
15:00Blithe Spirit (1945)Comedy - Stars Rex Harrison, Constance Cummings, Kay Hammond & Margaret Rutherford
18:00Sparrows Can't Sing (1963)Comedy - Stars James Booth, Barbara Windsor & Roy Kinnear
20:10The October Man (1947)Crime - Stars John Mills, Edward Chapman, Joan Greenwood
22:10Bad Dreams (1988)Horror - Stars Jennifer Rubin, Bruce Abbott & Richard Lynch
23:55A Man Called Sledge (1970)Western - Stars James Garner, Dennis Weaver, Claude Akins
Sat13/03/202109:00Popeye The SailorNearlyweds. 1957. Stars: Jack Mercer & Mae Questel
09:10Zorro's Black WhipFatal Gold. 1944. Stars George J. Lewis & Lucien Littlefield
09:30Runaway Railway (1965)Adventure - Stars John Moulder-Brown, Kevin Bennett, Leonard Brockwell, Sydney Tafler & Ronnie Barker
10:45The Lone RangerPete and Petro. 1949. Stars: Clayton Moore, Jay Silverheels & Sheila Ryan
11:15Flash Gordon Conquers the UniverseFlaming Death. 1940. Stars: Buster Crabbe & Carol Hughes
11:40SupermanTerror On The Midway. 1942.Stars Bud Collyer, Joan Alexander & Jackson Beck.
15:30Please Sir! (1971)Comedy - Stars John Alderton, Deryck Guyler, & Joan Sanderson
23:05Alien Nation (1988)Sci-fi - Stars James Caan, Mandy Patinkin & Terence Stamp
Sun14/03/202100:55The Magic Christian (1969)Comedy - Stars: Peter Sellers, Ringo Starr
15:25Doctor In Distress (1963)Comedy - Stars Dirk Bogarde, James Robertson Justice & Samantha Eggar
19:00HannayThe Good Samaritan. 1989. Stars Robert Powell, Sharon Maughan & Marc Zuber.
21:00The ChampionsThe invisible Man. 1968. Stars Stuart Damon, Alexandra Bastedo & William Gaunt
22:00The Man Who Could Cheat Death (1959)Horror - Stars: Anton Diffring, Hazel Court, Christopher Lee
Christmas EveScrooge (1935) (Seymour Hicks)Talking Pictures TV06:10
Robin's NestTalking Pictures TV10:00
Oliver Twist (1948)Talking Pictures TV10:30
Father ChristmasChannel 408:20
Scrooge (1970)
(Musical - Albert Finney)
Santa Claus: The Movie (1985)
(Dudley Moore)
A Christmas Carol (1984)
(George C Scott)
Channel 412:40
Car 3 (2017)BBC114:15
It's A Wonderful LifeChannel 414:35
Paddington 2 (2017)BBC116:15
An Evening With Matt Monro (1967)Talking Pictures TV16:25
The Snowman (1982)Channel 417:10
Ooh - You Are Awful (1972)
(Dick Emery)
Talking Pictures TV20:00
Gavin & Stacey Christmas Special (2019)BBC120:40
Father Ted - Christmas Special (1996)More421:00
Birds of a Feather (New)ITV21:15
The Innkeepers (2011)
(Sara Paxton)
Horror Channel22:45
Christmas DayGhost Stories (2017)BBC200:15
We Joined The Navy (1962)Talking Pictures TV07:45
Robin's Nest - Christmas at Robin's NestTalking Pictures TV10:00
Carry On Abroad (1972)ITV310:20
An Inspector Calls (1954)Talking Pictures TV10:30
Stephen King's The Langoliers - Ep 1& 2Horror Channel11:00
Please Sir! (1971)Talking Pictures TV12:05
The Snowman (1982)Channel 412:25
Father ChristmasChannel 413:00
Some Like It Hot (1959)
(Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis & Marilyn Monroe)
The Snowman and the Snowdog (2012)Channel 413:30
Carry On at Your Convenience (1971)ITV313:45
Scrooge (1951) (Alastair Sim)Talking Pictures TV15:05
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968)Channel 515:10
The Italian Job (1969)
(Michael Caine)
Channel 415:30
The Morecambe & Wise Christmas ShowBBC216:15
Carry On Camping (1968)ITV317:15
To The Manor Born - Christmas Special (1979)BBC217:20
Home Alone 2: Lost In New York (1992)Channel 417:30
The Pink Panther (1963)
(Peter Sellers)
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (1989)ITV421:00
Without a Clue (1988)
Michael Caine & Ben Kingsley
Talking Pictures TV21:30
Mrs Brown's Boys - Christmas Special (New)BBC122:00
Carry On Girls (1973)ITV322:30
Dr Terror's House Of Horrors (1965)
(Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing)
Horror Channel22:55
Boxing DaySpider-Man: Homecoming (2017)BBC200:10
Carry On Henry (1971)ITV300:15
Holiday On The Buses (1973)ITV302:05
Runaround (1979)
Classic children's gameshow hosted by Mike Reid
Talking Pictures TV09:00
The Likely Lads (1976)
Rodney Bewes & James Bolam
Talking Pictures TV11:15
Carry On Loving (1970)ITV312:35
Wallace & Gromit: A Close ShaveBBC216:30
Jumanji (1995)
(Robin Williams)
Channel 516:55
Grease (1978)
(John Travolta / Olivia Newton-john)
The Morecambe and Wise Show: The Lost TapesBBC217:30
Carry On Screaming (1966)ITV319:30
Went The Day Well (1942)Talking Pictures TV20:10
Wind Chill (2007)
(Emily Blunt)
Horror Channel21:00
Dunkirk (2017)
(Directed by Christopher Nolan)
Carry On Cleo (1964)ITV321:30
DateTimeFilm / TV SeriesInfo
DayDateTimeFilm / TV SeriesInfo
Christmas Eve24/12/2020
Christmas Day25/12/2020
Boxing Day26/12/2020

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