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Dust off your smocks and clock in for a won­der­ful new doc­u­men­tary about work­ing lives in days gone by in Back in Time for The Fac­tory. Pre­sen­ter Alex Jones turns back the clock, so 20 women can ex­pe­ri­ence life on the pro­duc­tion line of a clothes fac­tory in Wales in the Six­ties, Sev­en­ties and Eight­ies. They get to grips with the in­dus­trial ma­chines and work­ing con­di­tions many of us may re­mem­ber. From tak­ing home less pay than men, to work­ing on noisy sewing ma­chines on un­com­fort­able cast-iron seats, it’s a real trip down mem­ory lane.

■ On Thurs­days, 8pm, BBC2. If you missed the first episode you can catch up now on BBC iPlayer

■ We’re re­ally en­joy­ing the new im­pres­sions-based panel show,

The Im­i­ta­tion Game, where cap­tains Rory Brem­ner and De­bra Stephenson lead teams of the UK’s favourite mim­ics and co­me­di­ans in fast-paced im­pres­sions games and chal­lenges. Hosted by Alexan­der Arm­strong, the two sides go head-to-head re-en­act­ing movie scenes, re-voic­ing news footage and putting words into the mouths of celebri­ties.

■ On Sun­days, 10.05pm, ITV1

To­day’s work­ers try out the ma­chines and con­di­tions of yes­ter­year

Noisy, clut­tered fac­to­ries – how we once worked

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