On the box
Blue Planet ll, BBC One, Sunday, November 5, 8pm
This episode takes us on an epic journey into the unknown. We discover alien worlds, bizarre creatures and extraordinary new behaviours.
Golden: Our 50 Years of Marriage, RTÉ One, Monday, November 6, 9.35pm
A look at love and marriage in Ireland, through the eyes of couples who have celebrated their Golden anniversaries.
The Secret Life of Four Year Olds, C4, Tuesday, November 7, 8pm
Returning with an all-new cast of children, this award-winning show lifts the lid on the drama of life in the playground, offering an intimate and fascinating window on the ups, downs, tears, tantrums and triumphs that unfold when a class of children meet each other for the first time.
Desperate Houses, RTÉ One, November 7, 8.30pm
Architect and designer Róisín Murphy and her team bring order to the chaos of a cluttered home – helping hoarders to let go and designing full makeovers of the two worst rooms in the house.
You Should Really See A Doctor, RTÉ One, Wednesday November 8, 8.30pm
Dr Pixie McKenna and Dr Phil Kiernan, left, are back with their popup clinic, visiting events around the country.
Ear To The Ground, RTÉ One, Thursday, November 9, 8.30pm
In 2007, farmer James Scannell got out of the dairy business and started an apple orchard. Within months he had a contract with Bulmers. Ella McSweeney visits James in Ovens, Co Cork, to find out how his life has changed since making the switch.