What to WATCH.Holby City Holby City is a medical drama television serial transmitted by BBC One. It follows the lives of surgeons, nurses, other medical and ancillary staff and patients at the fictional Holby City Hospital. (BBC BBC
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Publicly financed broadcasting system in Britain. A private company at its founding in 1922, it was replaced by a public corporation under royal charter in 1927. 1, 8pm) There's trouble brewing on the wards tonight, as nurses Donna and Maria, both apply for the same job. Mark is also considering a new post, after it was recommended he apply for the job of CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. . Meanwhile, Oliver starts his new job, and manages to make his sister Penny feel about two inches tall. He tells boss Connie that his sister had an affair with a patient, and as Penny quite rightly points out, "Who needs enemies when I've got a brother like you?" The Story of Science-Power, Proof and Passion (BBC2, 9pm) Michael Mosley tries to answer that old age question "How did we get here?" He studies the connections between geology and biology and in particular how people first grasped the idea of "deep time" and inferred changes that had taken place over millions of years. He explores the contribution to our understanding made by ocean adventurers, French aristocrats and a ridiculed German meteorologistwith a passing reference to Charles Darwin.
Luther (BBC1, 9pm) In last week's opening episode, Alice Morgan's (played by Ruth Wilson) whole family was murdered, Luther was the detective investigating the case, now Alice is stalking him and threatening his estranged wife Zoe. As if Luther didn't have enough to worry about somebody is cold-bloodedly killing police officers, and as the police close ranks the detective puts himself in the firing line in a desperate attempt to draw out the killer.