TV Tonight: Rachel Parris is in the hot seat of Late Night Mash

TV Tonight: Rachel Parris is in the hot seat of Late Night Mash
TV Tonight: Rachel Parris is in the hot seat of Late Night Mash

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10 p.m., Dave

Rachel Parris was a regular on The Mash Report before it was axed last year, much to the chagrin of many viewers who saw it as Britain’s best attempt yet at a late-night satire show at the American. Luckily, he reborns on Dave soon after and is about to start his second (or sixth) series, with Parris taking the reins from Nish Kumar. The fun and reliable format remains the same: guest comedians join the host to do fake news stories and discuss hot topics. The real task is to try to fit it into an hour. Hollie Richardson


9 p.m., BBC One

This series, narrated by Christopher Eccleston, continues with his candid look at life on the NHS frontline. Tonight, paramedics Hayley and Joe arrive at a scene where someone has jumped off a bridge, while the harsh reality of being a carer is shown by a woman caring for her 88-year-old husband. HOUR

All That Glitters: Britain’s Next Jewelery Star

9 p.m., BBC 2

Tonight’s first challenge tasks contestants with making a spinning ring, the twist of which can help relieve anxiety (although host Katherine Ryan says she’d rather be adorned with “bachelor rings”). They then have to create a bespoke hairpin for Alice, an NHS nurse. HOUR

Feature Katherine Ryan on the set of All That Glitters: Britain’s Next Jewelery Star. Photography: Peter Ford/BBC/Twenty Twenty

9 p.m., Channel 4

Tonight’s theme: Insistent parents or push potential? We meet 11-year-old Shy, whose father would like his son to be one of the first British footballers in the Asian Premier League. In addition, we are witnessing the contradictory approaches of two mothers with strong ideas about being “good football parents”. HOUR

The Rap Game UK

9 p.m., BBC 3

The competition for TV’s best talent – OK, maybe that’s not saying much – continues in season four, with more tense challenges and unpredictable status changes among the contestants. The wannabe MCs are split into two groups, each doing a diss track about the other that is likely to be taken personally. Jack Seale


10 p.m., Sky Comedy

The return of the talent-packed paramedic comedy that’s keen to leave you in stitches. During a rowdy match at Crystal Palace, Wendy (Jane Horrocks) and Maleek (Samson Kayo) worry about their impending court, while, back at base, Lawrence (Julian Barratt) mulls over his sizzling hug with the boss. badass Jo (Lucy Punch). Graeme Virtue

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