Crufts Thursday 9 March and Friday 10 March Channel 4 – 4pm Alan and Clare Balding host live coverage from Birmingham’s NEC of the largest and most prestigious dog show! Alan and Mel sit in for Zoe Ball on The Zoe Ball Show Saturday 25 March BBC Radio 2 – 3pm The usual fun and chat with Alan and Mel as they look after Zoe Ball’s show on BBC Radio 2. Friday 13 January Channel 4 – 10pm Recorded live at London’s Hammersmith Apollo during Alan’s 2015 mammoth tour of UK & Ireland.Alan Carr’s New Year Specstacular New Year’s Eve, 2016 Channel 4 – 9pm Guests Danny Dyer, Keith Lemon, Greg Rutherford, Laura Whitmore, Will Mellor, Professor Green, Gemma Collins, Sinitta, Bravatio and the AMC Gospel Choir – with music from Professor Green plus DJ Tieks and Dan Harkna.They worked from the standard text of the epic poem.The date they came up with fits the time most scholars think the "Iliad" was compiled, so the paper, published in the journal Bioessays, won't have classicists in a snit.
Featuring dancing, dating and audience surprises, and at the end of the night two lucky revellers will win the ultimate high-school accolade of being crowned prom king and queen. Series 16, Episode 10 Thursday Channel 4 – 11pm LAST IN THE SERIES – Guests: CLIP: Maisie Williams creates reaction GIFs with Alan CLIP: Maisie Williams on lying to Game of Thrones’ fans CLIP: How do they do Arya’s eyes on Game of Thrones? Series 16, Episode 9 Thursday 28 April 2016 Channel 4 – 10.30pm Guests include: CLIP: Susanna Reid takes on the Battle of Breakfast!
After Hermann Schliemann unearthed magnificent gold artifacts in the 1870s at the Turkish site that he believed to be the location of ancient Troy, based on evidence in Homer's Iliad and Odyssey, scholars gained new respect for the value of Homer's grasp of history.
Modern archaeologists, excavating deeper, have found a series of cities built on top of each other, including a walled city which appears to have been destroyed by war, whose date corresponds to that of ancient Troy. C., is another civilization we have come to know from both legend and archaeology.
CLIP: Piers Morgan is accosted by a goat CLIP: Captain America: Civil War – post Premiere chat Alan Carr: Chatty Man!
Series 16, Episode 8 Thursday 21 April 2016 Channel 4 – 10pm Guests include: CLIP: Naomi Campbell helps Alan with her top modelling tips – with help from a very cute puppy!