This week's UK TV & radio

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Listings for Channel 4 HD on Thursday, May 30 2019

05:50Countdown Nick Hewer and Rachel Riley host as contestants race against the clock to pit their wits against vowels, consonants and numbers. Jon Culshaw is in Dictionary Corner with Susie Dent. 
06:25Cheers Indoor Fun with Sammy and Robby Robin takes time off work to give Rebecca a romantic dream day out, but he is distracted by the chance to compete with Sam in a games marathon. (S8 Ep19/26) 
06:55Cheers 50-50 Carla Carla agrees to split the $100 estate of her late husband Eddie with his 'other widow' Gloria, but then she learns Eddie may have left her more than she thought. (S8 Ep20/26) 
07:20Everybody Loves Raymond The Angry Family The whole family meets the school's counsellor and a local clergyman to uncover why there's constant bickering between them and Michael's parents. 
07:45Everybody Loves Raymond Odd Man Out Frank forces Marco to choose either Marie or him as a friend. Ray sides with Frank because he doesn't approve of his mother having a male friend. 
08:10Everybody Loves Raymond Ray's Ring When Ray loses his wedding ring he is propositioned by an attractive woman at the airport. When Debra finds out what happened, she too pretends to be single... 
08:40Frasier Can't Buy Me Love Frasier agrees to be a 'biddable date' at a celebrity charity auction and is thrilled when a beautiful model outbids the rest of the room for him. 
09:10Frasier You Can't Tell a Crook by His Cover Frasier claims he can always recognise a criminal, until he and Daphne are fooled by a convincing ex-con. 
09:40Frasier The Show Where Lilith Comes Back Lilith comes to Seattle after finding a lost letter of reconciliation from Frasier, and tries to rekindle their relationship. 
10:10Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares USA Gordon Ramsay travels to Oakhurst, New Jersey, to help the overwhelmed owner of Mike and Nellie's restaurant, who lost his way when his father and business partner died. 
11:05Undercover Boss USA Amit Kleinberger, CEO of frozen yogurt chain Menchie's, dons a disguise to work with his own staff to see what changes must be made at grass-roots level to become a billion-dollar business. 
12:00Channel 4 News Summary Channel 4's midday news summary 
12:05Couples Come Dine with Me In north east England, musicians Nick and Kelly get the ball rolling, diner style, with their rock 'n' roll themed night. But will it be Happy Days or will the guests be All Shook Up? 
13:05Posh Pawn A glamorous Ibiza club DJ wants to sell her designer goods to finance her push to go global. And can James recoup his losses on an unredeemed Aston Martin at auction? (S3Ep4) 
14:10Countdown Nick Hewer and Rachel Riley host as contestants race against the clock to pit their wits against vowels, consonants and numbers. Janet Street-Porter is in Dictionary Corner with Susie Dent. 
15:00Fifteen to One Fifteen contestants go head to head in the iconic quiz hosted by Sandi Toksvig. They face notoriously tough questions as they compete to become Grand Champion and take home £40,000. (Ep14) 
16:00A Place in the Sun Tina loves France and hopes to retire there. She has a budget of £160,000. Danni Menzies hunts around the beautiful Cote de Beziers in southern France with Tina and her daughter Clare. 
17:00Four in a Bed The final visit is to Swan House in Kelvedon, Essex, where owner Daniele is joined by sister Chantal. On arrival, the traditional décor impresses, but Lana is left with wardrobe woes. 
17:30Beat the Chef This episode's gastronomic gambler hopes to beat a seasoned pro with fish and chips. Whose batter will be crisp and golden and will triple or twice cooked chips win out? (Ep4) 
18:00The Simpsons The Kids Are All Fight When Homer finds an old roll of film in a pocket and has it developed, the family take a trip down memory lane to when Bart and Lisa were always fighting. (S26 Ep18) 
18:30Hollyoaks Cleo has an awkward date with her current boyfriend and former fiancé. Tony and Leela are determined to prove that Ste's new friends are up to no good. Harry finds himself in hot water. 
19:00Channel 4 News Includes sport and weather. 
20:00The Secret Life of the Zoo The keepers think pregnant elephant Thi is three months overdue. Rampant giraffe Meru relentlessly chases the females in his herd. (S6 Ep1) 
21:00New: The Final Mission: Foxy's War As a Special Forces soldier Jason Fox endured multiple tours of duty in Afghanistan. Now he returns to learn more about the country, the people he was sent to help, and the war's legacy. 
22:00New: Klopp vs Poch: Battle of... ...the Supermanagers: As Liverpool and Tottenham prepare for the Champions League final, this insightful documentary examines their managers' methods and outstanding man management. 
23:00ICC Cricket World Cup: England... ...v South Africa: Channel 4 presents highlights of every Cricket World Cup match. Hosts England get their campaign underway against South Africa at the Oval, London. Presented by Isa Guha. 
00:05A Very British Sex Shop This eye-opening documentary follows the Brighton family who run a chain of sex shops. A unique peek into Britain's bedroom habits - from vibrators to 'Sexy Bingo' and a latex fashion show. [SL] 
01:00Ramsay's 24 Hours to Hell and Back Gordon visits Boardwalk 11, a Los Angeles gastropub and karaoke bar, where the late-night singing entertainment has become more appealing than the dining experience. (S2 Ep7) 
01:50Undercover Boss Canada Cineplex CEO Ellis Jacob goes undercover within Canada's largest motion picture exhibitor doling out snacks and tickets while assessing how to enhance the moviegoer's experience. 
02:40Grand Designs Australia A young family take a sustainable, economical approach to creating a compact, simple and modest home on a shoestring budget at Ocean Shores in New South Wales. (S7 Ep5) 
03:40Kirstie's Vintage Gems In this bite-size episode, Kirstie Allsopp and expert jeweller Rachel Jeffrey help a couple to create their own rings for their wedding day. And Kirstie learns new uses for real gold. 
03:50French Collection Three Brits compete to buy the best bargain at a Paris market. Will Sarah's Bakelite phones, Trevor's antelope horns or Vicky's antique mirror raise the most profit back home? (S1 Ep4) 
04:45Extreme Cake Makers Molly has been asked to create a five-tiered Alice in Wonderland cake, complete with edible Cheshire cat and pouring teapot. And Michelle is given her most challenging commission yet. 
04:55Fifteen to One Fifteen contestants go head to head in the iconic quiz hosted by Sandi Toksvig. They face notoriously tough questions as they compete to become Grand Champion and take home £40,000. (Ep9) 
05:50Countdown Nick Hewer and Rachel Riley host as contestants race against the clock to pit their wits against vowels, consonants and numbers. Janet Street-Porter is in Dictionary Corner with Susie Dent.