Here are my picks of the best British TV, premiering between 24-30 September 2012...
Health Before The NHS (BBC4, 9pm) Documentary exploring how the sick were treated before the creation of the UK's National Health Service. Presented by Dr Robert Winston. (1/2)
PICK OF THE DAY Never Mind The Buzzcocks (BBC2, 10pm) Series 26 of the music panel show, with guest host Kathy Burke and captains Noel Fielding & Phil Jupitus. Guests are N-Dubz's Fazer, Olympic long jump champ Greg Rutherford, Blink 182's Mark Hoppus & Sarah Millican. (1/12)
The Boy Who Can't Forget (Channel 4, 9pm) Documentary about people who have superior autobiographical memory, which enables them to remember a surprising amount of detail about their own lives.
PICK OF THE DAY Cuckoo (BBC3, 10pm) Brand new sitcom about an ordinary couple living in Lichfield who are shocked when their daughter brings her hippy American fiancé home with her to stay. Starring Greg Davies, Andy Samberg, Helen Baxendale, Tamla Kari & Tyger Drew-Honey. (1/6)
Girlfri3nds (ITV2, 9pm) Brand new dating series where three women try to find love by selecting eight single men to live with them in a mansion. Hosted by Emma Willis. (1/8)
Drugs: The Ecstasy Trial (Channel 4, 10pm) Live study into the effects of drugs on the human brain, featuring scenes of people taking drugs for real. Presented by Jon Snow & Christian Jessen. Featuring Keith Allen & Lionel Shriver, who agree to take MDMA (pure Ecstasy). Concludes tomorrow. (1/2)
Russell Howard's Good News (BBC2, 9pm) Series 7 of the show where comedian Russell Howard offers his take on the week's news. (1/12)
True CSI (Channel 5, 10pm) Reconstructions of old crimes, solved using modern-day forensic techniques.
Continuum (Syfy, 10pm) Season 1 of the Canadian sci-fi drama about a female law enforcer from the future who finds herself in our present, tasked with capturing a group of terrorists fro her own time. (1/10) [pilot review]