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SOAP UPDATE EMMERDALE STV, 7pm PRIYA is rushed back to hospital again after another pregnancy scare. But David, who visits with Alicia, is frustrated when even the fear of losing her baby won't persuade her to get help with her eating disorder.

Elsewhere, Kerry gives Betty a makeover and, despite Diane and Bernice's horrified reaction, it's actually rather fabulous.

CORONATION STREET STV, 7.30pm and 8.30pm OWEN and Gary must be wondering why they're still slaving away for Pat Phelan when they're not going to see a penny for their efforts.

STRAIN Owen, Gary and boss Phelan The pressure of being dictated to by this bullet-headed bully is now making Gary have panic attacks and Owen finally snaps and decides to hit Phelan where it hurts. The only surprise is that it's taken him this long.

EASTENDERS BBC1, 8pm BIANCA is understandably jittery as she waits for the results of her gene test, but good old Terry does his best to help by taking care of the kids.

But Whitney is still upset about the whole Johnny situation and when Terry tries to console her, Bianca walks in and, remembering what happened between Whitney and Tony, she immediately jumps to the wrong conclusion.

That's not like Bianca - she's usually so calm and reasonable FOOD GREAT BRITISH MENU BBC2, 7.30pm WHEN you're planning a banquet to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings, you should use the word "brave" with extreme caution.

The Allied invasion of Normandy in 1944 required a lot of bravery. Devising a starter that combines mackerel and vegetables? Not so much.

As the regional heats get under way, we are in Northern Ireland to meet the first three professional chefs competing to prepare one course that will delight our war veterans.

Back for a second crack at the competition is last year's finalist Raymond McArdle.

He takes on Chris McGowan, who faces the pressure of being the protege of Richard Corrigan, the most successful GBM chef, and newcomer Will Brown, who is aiming to score big with his war-themed presentation.

Let's just hope those veterans really like their root vegetables as tonight's episode runs the risk of turning into The Great Beetroot Menu.

DRAMA UNDENIABLE STV, 9pm MONDAY night has turned into murder drama night on ITV.

This new two-parter stars Claire Goose as Jane Phillips, who, as a child, saw her mother bludgeoned to death by a stranger.

Now, 23 years later, she's happily married with a child of her own when she spots a doctor called Andrew Rawlins (Peter Firth from Spooks) who she's convinced was her mother's killer.

But how can she be sure? Everyone thinks she must be mistaken, including her daughter (Christine Bottomley) who, conveniently, is also a solicitor.

Pippa Haywood plays the detective who worked on the original case and is now on the brink of retirement.

It's a neat psychological thriller that keeps you changing your mind about whether Jane is really certain of who she saw, what she can remember and whether you can believe your eyes.

That goes for the location, too. It was filmed in County Wicklow in Ireland which, for some reason, is pretending to be Derbyshire.

DON'T MISS Saturday magazine FREE EVERY WEEK IN THE RECORD The best magazine on the market has celebrity interviews, real-life stories plus recipes, fashion and a brilliant TV guide DON'T MISS Saturday magazine FREE EVERY WEEK IN THE RECORD The best magazine on the market has celebrity interviews, real-life stories plus recipes, fashion and a brilliant TV guide GAME OF THRONES Sky Atlantic, 9pm DIE-hard fans will have been in front of their televisions at 2am this morning for the premiere of Game of Thrones' fourth season, which was seen simultaneously by viewers on America's east coast.

Even if you were awake then, it is a series that cries out for repeated viewings. Once as a feast for the eyes - like the wordless but subtly symbolic scene that opens the episode - and then a second time, just to properly absorb all the machinations going on in Westeros.

After the bloodbath of the Red Wedding that brought season three to a jaw-dropping close, we've got another wedding to look forward to (won't that be fun?) and the guests are already arriving in King's Landing for the marriage of King Joffrey and Margaery Tyrell.

These include new characters Prince Oberyn (Pedro Pascal) and Ellaria (Indira Varma), whose entourage features plenty of nudity and revenge - so they should fit right in. Another new face is Michiel Huisman as Daario Naharis, a replacement for Ed Skrein, who left to star in Transporter 4. Here, the new Daario slides right in to his scenes with Daenerys, who is now advancing towards Meereen with her rapidly growing dragons and her ever-expanding armies.

As a restrained scene-setter for what's to come, there's room for plenty of humour, too, whether it's from the Lannister siblings Tyrion, Cersei and Jaime all bemoaning their lot in life, or from The Hound - one man who's never lost for the right expletive to lighten the mood.

But this wouldn't be Game Of Thrones without at least one act of epic violence and it's delivered here with razor-sharp finesse.



HOPEFULS Raymond, Will and Chris

SPOOKED Jane accuses Andrew

DON'T LOOK Ellaria tries to ignore the spiders on Oberyn's jacket
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