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TV highlights week beginning Saturday, August 31

Saturday 31/08/19 Britain’s Got Talent: The Champions (ITV, 8pm) It’s only been a couple of months since crooning Chelsea Pensioner

It happened today – this day in history – August 30

1797: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, second wife of poet Percy Bysshe Shelley and author, in 1818, of Frankenstein, was born in

It happened today – this day in history – August 29

1782: The 100-ton battleship HMS Royal George sank off Spithead with the loss of more than 900 lives. 1831: Michael

Stuck in the middle

THE INFORMER (15, 113 mins) The long arm of the law chokeholds an honourable man to the brink of unconscious

It happened today – this day in history – August 28

1207: Liverpool was created a borough by King John. 1749: Johann von Goethe, poet, playwright and scientist, was born in

Wilshere and Fornals off the mark for Hammers

Newport County 0 West Ham United 2 Jack Wilshere scored his first West Ham goal as Manuel Pellegrini’s side booked

Ten ways to brighten up your conservatory

If you’re lucky enough to have a conservatory on your home, now is the time to make the most of

It happened today – this day in history – August 27

1859: The world’s first oil well was drilled in Titusville, Pennsylvania, by Edwin Drake. 1883: Krakatoa, a volcanic island in

Lack of VAR intervention in Spurs penalty claim leaves Kane confused

Harry Kane was left scratching his head after he was denied a penalty in Tottenham’s defeat to Newcastle on Sunday and

Which houseplants work best where – and how should you care for them?

Unsure which plants to place in the bathroom, lounge or bedroom? Houseplant expert Claire Bishop tells Hannah Stephenson her top