Um, yes? Over the past decade, Britain and Ireland have experienced some extraordinary weather conditions. It has led many people to wonder if our weather really is getting worse. The year started with storms and gale-force winds tearing across much of the UK, before the driest spring in a century left 35 million people suffering from drought. In Aberdeen in March, temperatures soared to 23 degrees Celsius. But within four weeks, everything had changed. With the use of archive footage, expert insight and computer graphics, this programme investigates the UK's most severe weather events of the past decade and puts them into the wider context of climate change.
Is Our Weather Getting Worse? Channel 4: 8.00pm
Sign up to our weekly TV mail
No spam, just great tv news & highlights.
Story by Sheena McGinley | 10:54 | Tuesday 11th December 2012 | TV Highlights
Stand Up To Cancer Specials
Channel 4: From 7.00pm
The Stand up to Cancer night of TV specials returns to Channel 4 again this year, and it's probably about as good a reason...
QI - NEW
It's a panel show synonymous with Stephen Fry, but he has recently hung up his boots after thirteen years as QI host, and...BBC Two |
The Late Late Show
Every Friday, the argument usually comes down to how much better The Graham Norton Show is compared to The Late Late Show,...RTE One |
The Graham Norton Show
Graham is just all over the box tonight, with an interview on The Late Late Show too. He'll be back asking the questions on...BBC One |
The Perks Of Being A Wallflower
Emma Watson, Logan Lerman and Ezra Miller star in this affecting coming-of-age drama. Originally intended as a comeback...FilmFour |
Mark Wahlberg and Denzel Washington star in this throwback to '80s buddy cop movies. Two undercover agents - one working for...TV3 |