The Irish Mail on Sunday - TV Week - - SEVEN DAYS -

If you want travel... GREAT CANAL JOUR­NEYS: IN­DIA Sun­day, 8pm, Ch4

Ti­mothy West and wife Prunella Scales have been ex­plor­ing canals for half a cen­tury. But now, they em­bark on their most am­bi­tious voy­age ever, along the wa­ter­ways of In­dia – quite a chal­lenge for a cou­ple in their 80s, and even more so given Pru has a form of Alzheimer’s.

If you want drama... REDWATER Sun­day, 9.30pm, RTÉ One

The EastEn­ders spin-off, filmed in Co . Water­ford, has been hit and miss but this fi­nale should see loose ends tied up. Al­fie hides the truth from Kat and un­der­goes fur­ther tests on his brain tu­mour, while Róisín (Maria Doyle Kennedy) and Eileen (An­ge­line Ball) look for a miss­ing Peter.

If you want the sci­ence be­hind Gaelic games... GAA NUA Mon­day, 7.30pm, RTÉ One

In the first of a new se­ries, the art of im­prov­ing per­for­mance of GAA play­ers on the pitch is ex­am­ined. With ac­cess to train­ing ses­sions and match days, Kerry foot­ball cap­tain Dara Ó Cin­néide sees how clubs and coun­ties across all codes are us­ing data to up their game.

The first episode of the sec­ond se­ries of this re­veal­ing doc­u­men­tary couldn’t be more top­i­cal. It fol­lows events at St Mary’s Hospi­tal in Lon­don as vic­tims from the West­min­ster ter­ror at­tack in March are rushed in for treat­ment. It’s a chal­leng­ing time for ev­ery­body in­volved. Sa­man­tha Long was lis­ten­ing to Joe Duffy’s Live­line when she heard Mar­garet Bullen, her bi­o­log­i­cal mother, had died. She had been part of the Mag­da­lene Laun­dry sys­tem, and as her story un­folded on air, it paved the way for an in­ter­na­tional cam­paign. Richard Ayoade is the new Maze Mas­ter as Chan­nel 4 brings back to life its cult 1990s chal­lenge show. Here, Ore Oduba, Vicky Pat­ti­son, Alex Brooker, Ly­dia Bright and Louie Spence are the celebri­ties try­ing to win crys­tals for char­ity.

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