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If you want a new cookery series, with a new face... SIMPLY ITALIAN Monday, 8.30pm, Ch4
In this four-parter, Michela Chiappa, who is Welsh with an Italian background, takes us through the basics of Italian family cooking, beginning with pasta making. She visits Bologna, pasta capital of the world, and cooks some seriously mouth-watering dishes.
If you want some stories from around Ireland... O’GORMAN Tuesday, 7pm, RTÉ ONE
Paddy O’Gorman takes to the road again in this new series to travel the length and breadth of the country, meeting people and hearing their stories. This week, with Snoop Dog in tow, he follows the Titanic trail from Belfast to Cobh in Co Cork and visits Belfast’s Titanic Quarter.
If you’re missing One Born Every Minute... THE MIDWIVES Tuesday, 9pm, BBC2
This new series, subtitled Delivering Under Pressure, follows the midwives in the extremely busy labour ward of a Manchester hospital. There’s drama, high emotion and tears, but in the end, as one midwife says, delivering a baby is ‘ the best feeling in the world’.