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Sunday, August 20, 2023


Here’s a look at BBC Studios’ selection of great programmes to keep viewers entertained from August to September.

Foodies can lookout to an all-new season of The Great South African Bake Off, as international multi-award-winning culinary giants Siba Mtongana and Paul Hartmann go in search of the nation’s best amateur baker. Tune in every Wednesday at 20h00 on BBC Lifestyle, as 12 amateur bakers compete to win the prestigious title.

Hit show Dragon’s Den returns to BBC Brit for a 20th season as aspiring entrepreneurs pitch their business ideas to the multimillionaire investors.

Viewers can also look forward to the return of the exciting gameshow Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? and an all-new crime-drama series, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries.

On BBC Earth, adventurer Ben Fogle travels to remote corners of the world and uncovers what caused people to leave these areas and witnesses new efforts to revitalise the islands that time forgot on Ben Fogle: Lost Worlds and Professor Bettany Hughes embarks on a voyage of discovery in a three-part series - Bacchus, Venus And Mars.