About Channel 5
Launched in 1997, Channel 5 has since undergone a 2011 relaunch through the update of its on- screen look, branding and appeal. It’s a rebranding that, the channel directors say, emphasizes the network’s "energy, optimism and fun- loving attitude." Channel 5 provides general entertainment, ranging its broadcast of both international and internally commissioned shows. Programmes include, Home and Away, Neighbours and Big Brother..
Series 1 - Episode 6Mark anticipates a manic Monday as he sets off to Swindon to deliver a full load of soft drinks. He manages to dodge the traffic, but at the end of the day he winds up with only half an hour left to tip, reload and park before his driving hours run out.
Friday 13 DecemberGem threatens to expose Imogen's bulimia in retaliation for telling Susan what she saw at the lake. Callum is miserable because Josie has not been in touch. Josh is still in Josie's bad books following their fight over her stint as a meter maid, but a talk with Brad helps him get things into perspective and he sets out to win her back.
Series 2 - ExplorersThe Milkshake! presenters sing specially composed music to choreographed dance steps. Jen and Olivia climb the Great Wall of China, row down the Nile in Egypt and ride elephants in India in this high-octane dance routine.
Series 2 - Episode 8: Til DeathThe Machine issues the numbers of the married owners of a publishing house who have made some violent enemies after releasing a disparaging book about the leader of a private militia. But the real threat lies closer to home.
Mummy's Little MurdererOn 7th May 2011, 20-year-old ex-public schoolboy Elliot Turner strangled his girlfriend Emily Longley, then persuaded his doting parents to help him cover up the murder. With unprecedented television access to those closely connected to the case, this documentary reveals through emotional interviews, personal archives, covert recordings and CCTV how a spoilt rich kid became a brutal murderer.
Series 1 - Episode 4After pitching his hammock on a cliff edge in Colorado, Charley watches monster machines mining soda ash in Wyoming. He attempts a land-speed world record in Utah, then rides a land yacht in the Nevada desert. He finds that torrential rain has washed out most of the roads in Death Valley, and ends up joining a biker convoy on the coast road to LA.
Thursday 12 DecemberImogen's convinced that Gem's treating her and the other girls unfairly and lodges an official complaint with Susan. After talking to students and comparing the marks with the previous semester, Susan concludes that Imogen could be right and presents Gem with the evidence. She's defensive, but Susan advises her to lift her game. Bailey lashes out in defence of Gem and Imogen soon susses he has a crush. But she's shocked to witness a tactile moment between Bailey and Gem at Lassiters Lake: has Gem crossed the line?
Thursday 12 DecemberHannah’s job interview at the hospital gets off to a turbulent start as she and Nate prep Josh for surgery. They’re shocked to discover that Josh’s mother shot him. Andy blames Maddy and the Braxtons for Josh’s serious condition. Heath tells Andy the blame lies squarely at the feet of their fathers. Ricky realises that Andy was the one who brought the gun into the situation. Meanwhile, Brax is processed into prison, knowing any control or privacy he ever had has slipped away.
Series 2 - PetsThe Milkshake! presenters sing specially composed music to choreographed dance steps. Kemi, Jen and Olivia pull off some 'pet-acular' moves in this soulful number, including the 'Bunny Hop' and the 'Fish-Tail Shake'.
Series 1 - Episode 5: Thieves & ThugsCCTV operators help police to enforce a drinking ban in a west London park and spot a group who may be about to break into a shop. CCTV helps the police to find a man accused of assault. The programme also looks at how members of the public are installing their own CCTV cameras to catch burglars in the act.
Series 1 - Episode 2Documentary series compiling the best moments from Police Interceptors, from the undercover cars of Sheffield to the derring-do exploits of Cumbria's dog squad.
Wednesday 11 DecemberTerese takes Paul to task for revealing to the bride and groom that their 'professional' wedding photographer was actually a schoolgirl (Amber) and costing the hotel money. But Paul takes the high moral ground, claiming he only wanted to do the right thing. Knowing this and Paul's newly-installed paid parking is threatening her ability to meet her contract's productivity clause, Terese is frustrated. Acting on a suggestion from Brad, Terese finds a way to hit Paul where it hurts and solve the paid parking problem, once and for all.
Wednesday 11 DecemberThe day of sentencing has arrived, and Ricky is worried. Kyle asks Casey and Tamara if they can all drop the awkwardness and act like a family, but they're left devastated when the court sentences Brax to 15 years with a non-parole period of 10 years.