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TV highlights from November 25 to December 1

Review: Watch the heartwarming moment where a sad five-year-old is comforted by friends after saying her heart has “shrunk”

SPOILER ALERT: Christmas 2017 soap spoilers for EastEnders, Coronation Street, Emmerdale and Hollyoaks

He lasted three days in the jungle - but should Jack Maynard have been judged for remarks he made five years ago and has apologised for?

The Great British Bake Off, Miranda Hart and Kirstie Allsopp lead Channel 4’s festive programming this year

Great British Bake Off withdrawal symptoms? Fear not: there are two festive editions coming to a small screen near you soon on Channel 4

Grab some friends, head to your local cinema and enjoy one of these great films.

Does the cult teenage angst classic Dawson’s Creek stand up to re-watching 20 years after it first aired?

Popular countryside TV presenter Jules Hudson is in Ipswich , this week, to talk about his enthusiasm for rural life and his schooldays.

Despite its thrilling action sequences and sterling work from Ben Affleck and Gal Gadot, Zach Synders Batman Vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) was impeded by its over reliance on CGI and a poorly written villain.

10 reasons why you need to watch ITV’s Gone to Pot – Bobby George’s toe in vodka, John Fashanu’s karate threat and Pat Butcher smoking a bong while painting a cactus

Movies that tell a good story and have engaging characters provide that all-important re-watch value necessary for a great film. Arts editor Andrew Clarke presents a series of idiosyncratic suggestions for movies which may entertain if you are in the mood for something different.

Locations in Ipswich have emerged as the latest sets to feature in the new series of BBC series Detectorists – with one even doubling for London.

The Dragons’ Den star will be visiting Suffolk next year.

Star Wars has become a welcome cash cow for the cinema industry. Arts Editor Andrew Clarke worries that the announcement of a yet another new trilogy will undermine the quality of this culturally important film series

TV Editor Stacia Briggs finds out who we can vote to torture in the Australian jungle this year

If you’ve got Stranger Things 2 withdrawal symptoms (and you’ve already watched Mindhunter), try Netflix’s The Sinner

Though visually breathtaking, the previous two Thor films –Thor (2011) and Thor: The Dark World (2013) - lacked the vim and vigour of other entries in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

DIY SOS: The Big Build will get underway in Mildenhall today to help improve the home of Simon Dobbin, who was left with permanent brain damage after an unprovoked attack in March 2015.

From Pat Butcher smoking pot to Twisty the Clown, Peaky Blinders to the latest from Kay Mellor, it’s a big week on the small screen

A hatred of Europe, sexual inequality, the divide between rich and poor – was Howards End really written 110 years ago?

It’s been described as “Downton Abbey for grown-ups” - TV Editor Stacia Briggs looks at Howards End. Ooer.

Movies that tell a good story and have engaging characters provide that all-important re-watch value necessary for a great film. Arts editor Andrew Clarke presents a series of idiosyncratic suggestions for movies which may entertain if you are in the mood for something different.

British comedy classic Four Weddings and a Funeral is being made into an American TV series. Arts editor Andrew Clarke suggests that the film and TV world is starting to take the idea of recycling a little too far. New classics can only come from original ideas.

Peaky Blinders is set to return for a fourth series – here’s TV Editor Stacia Briggs’ cutting edge guide to the gangster family epic with razor-sharp style.

The BBC’s new comedy Motherland is painfully on point when it comes to the trials and tribulations of being a working parent

One of the fastest thinking comics around, Jason Byrne is revealing the method behind his madness with new show The Man With Three Brains.

It is a gentle comedy about the trials and tribulations of an often unsuccessful metal detecting club.

Motherland is the TV comedy that jaded, tired parents across the land have been waiting for, a warts-and-all expose of the truth about having small children.

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