Coming Up This Week on WNED-TV

SUNDAY

The Queen's Palaces

Holyrood House

It is also one of Britain's smallest palaces and yet events at Holyrood have determined the fate of three countries - England, France and Scotland. It was also the last place where a royal prince challenged the right of an English king to sit on the throne. Airing Sunday, February 18, at 8 p.m.

Victoria - Masterpiece

S2 Ep5: The Luxury of Conscience

Victoria and Albert have to face their worst nightmare as parents, while Peel takes on the ultimate battle in Parliament. When tragedy strikes, they must confront the true cost of standing by their convictions. Airing Sunday, February 18, at 9 p.m.

MONDAY

Antiques Roadshow

S22 Ep7: Appraisal: 1941 Sportsman's Park Panorama

Journey through the Gateway to the West for treasures such as a 1901 "Longest Bearded Man" banner, and a 1602 Adam Islip-published book of Chaucer's complete works. Airing Monday, February 19, at 8 p.m.

Penelope Keith's Hidden Villages


North Yorkshire

Penelope visits God's Own Country, also known as North Yorkshire, to discover the region's famous spirit. Beyond puddings and flat caps, Penelope delights in exploring diverse landscapes and communities. Airing Monday, February 19, at 9:01 p.m.

TUESDAY

The State of the Union Address will be broadcast on WBFO 88.7 FM at 9 pm. It can be streamed live here.

We'll Meet Again

Episode 5 Preview | Freedom Summer

Join Ann Curry for the dramatic reunions of people who lost touch after the civil rights movement. Fatima hopes to thank Thelma for her courage in the face of racism, and Sherie searches for the friend who inspired her commitment to social justice. Airing Tuesday, February 20 at 8 p.m.

FRONTLINE

S35 Ep17: "Bitter Rivals: Iran and Saudi Arabia" - Preview

Examine the dangerous rivalry between that has plunged the Middle East into sectarian war. From revolution in Iran, reaction Saudi Arabia and wars in Afghanistan, Lebanon and Iraq, see how religion and power politics drive perpetual conflict. Airing Tuesday, February 20 at 9 p.m.

WEDNESDAY

Nature

S36 Ep11: The Last Rhino

Meet Sudan, the last male of his kind, the northern white rhino, living in a Kenyan sanctuary under 24-hour armed guard. Trace his harrowing journey as scientists and animal experts race to save the species before it dies out forever. Airing Wednesday, February 21, at 8 p.m.

NOVA

Secrets of the Sky Tombs

A team of daring scientists reveals ancient secrets of the first people to settle the forbidding Himalayas. Join them as they climb into mountain tombs that preserve evidence of strange rituals designed to ward off the restless spirits of the dead. Airing Wednesday, February 21, at 9 p.m.

Impossible Builds

Impossible Builds

Follow the build to make living beneath the waves into a reality as a team in Dubai attempts to construct a floating house combining the best of land and marine design. Will they achieve the impossible? Airing Wednesday, February 21, at 10 p.m.

THURSDAY

Miranda: Back to Back Episodes

Miranda (Miranda Hart) is 6 feet 1 inch tall, pear-shaped and men tend to call her "Sir". Since attending boarding school, she has never really fitted in with old girls Tilly (Sally Phillips) and Fanny (Katy Wix) and finds social situations awkward, especially around men. Airing Thursday, February 22 starting at 8 p.m.

A Place to Call Home | Back to Back Episodes

Elizabeth and Olivia work together to protect James from Harry. Jack and Carolyn are rattled as Sir Richard works his way back into their lives. Gino takes control of his marriage. Airing Thursday, February 22 starting at 9 p.m.

FRIDAY

Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways

Ice Train to Nowhere

Chris heads to the Arctic to explore a railway which probably should never have been built... the Alaska Railroad. Constructed when the USA's largest state was barely populated, Chris wants to find out how and why it has become such a success. But, traveling at the tail end of winter with few trains, completing his journey to the end of the line in Alaska's frozen interior is not going to be easy. Airing Friday, February 23 starting at 8:01 p.m.
Great Performances

S45 Ep15: Movies for Grownups® Awards with AARP the Magazine

Watch as Helen Mirren receives the 2017 Movies for Grownups Career Achievement Award. The MFG awards were established to celebrate and encourage filmmaking that appeals to movie lovers with a grownup state of mind-and to recognize its artists. Airing Friday, February 23 starting at 9 p.m.

SATURDAY

Call the Midwife

S6 Ep6: Next on Episode 6

Valerie Dyer oversees the care of an expectant Somali woman and is shocked when she uncovers a troubling aspect of this unfamiliar culture. The Nonnatus family unites to provide the very best care for Sister Mary Cynthia. Airing Friday, February 24 starting at 8 p.m.

Inspector Lynley Mysteries

When the body of a missing schoolgirl is discovered in a lake, a post mortem reveals she has been raped and probably held prisoner. Meanwhile, another schoolgirl is reported missing by her mother. Airing Friday, February 24 starting at 9 p.m.


WNED PBS KIDS CHANNEL

PBS Kids Channel Family Night | On the WNED PBS KIDS Channel

Enjoy family viewing events featuring movie specials of themed programming Friday nights from 7-9pm on the WNED PBS KIDS channel.Remember that you can watch WNED PBS KIDS on your computer, tablet, phone and of course, on television.

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