New series. Bill Oddie and Kate Humble return to Devon, where they use fibre-optic cable and 50 mini-cameras to follow the lives of numerous animals including blue tits, swallows, barn owls, buzzards, badgers and otters. Simon King spends three weeks observing creatures on the Hebridean island of Islay and Gordon Buchanan reveals how foxes cope with city life in Glasgow.
Power to the People
Tim Samuels helps a group of British pensioners who feel neglected to voice their grievances by forming the Zimmers, the world's oldest rock band. The OAPs, led by 90-year-old Alf, head to Abbey Road studios to record the Who's "My Generation".
Paul Merton in China
The comedian takes kung fu classes at a Shaolin temple in Henan Province, which is famed as the birthplace of Zen Buddhism. He later visits the Tibetan monastery of Labrang in a sparsely …