Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Ones to Watch on the Box This Week

Newspaper article Evening Chronicle (Newcastle, England)

Ones to Watch on the Box This Week

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CASUALTY (Tonight, BBC1, 9.20pm) REGISTRAR Ethan Hardy (George Rainsford) has put aside his dissatisfaction with NHS restrictions, and is back in full swing in the Emergency Department. The development comes as welcome news for colleague Lily Chao (Crystal Yu), and the pair join forces to help a girl with autism get the family support she needs.

However, just as Ethan begins to settle, it appears his world is about to be shaken to its core.

WAR AND PEACE (Tomorrow, BBC1, 9pm) CHAOS descends on Moscow as the French army attacks the city. The Rostovs realise they are in danger and flee for their lives. Natasha finds herself with an unexpected travelling companion, and sees a last chance to make amends.

Sonya is asked by the countess to make a sacrifice for her family. Traumatised by his experiences on the battlefield, Pierre resolves to stay behind and fight the invaders, and as he struggles through a hard winter, the scenes of horror and kindness he witnesses change his outlook on life. Last in the series.

ROYAL NAVY SAILOR SCHOOL (Monday, Channel 4, 9pm) DOCUMENTARY following two classes of new Royal Navy recruits as they start their training at HMS Raleigh in Torpoint, Cornwall. In the first episode, a fresh intake begins 10 weeks of training, the first two of which can make or break their career.

Exhaustion and homesickness leave teenager Harland questioning if this life is really for him, while the eldest member Craig Rowan, 32, sees this as his last chance to make something of himself and his instructors thinks he might be leadership material.

THE SECRET LIFE OF THE ZOO (Tuesday, Channel 4, 8pm) CHESTER'S Penguin Island is home to one of the most enduring love stories in the zoo. At 22, Rud is the oldest on the island, and has been with his partner, Spike, for more than 15 years.

However, keepers are concerned that Rud's arthritic hip could be affecting his quality of life. …

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