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What to watch on TV tonight: Thursday

Here are the shows that’ll be on your Twitter timeline later.

EVERY WEEKDAY lunchtime, rounds up the TV shows that you’ll be tweeting about tonight and talking about tomorrow.

Amazing Spaces Shed of the Year (Channel 4, 8pm) 

Yes, this is a programme about sheds. And people LOVE IT. Specifically it’s the quest to find Britain’s Shed of the Year and this week’s episode is the final. It features a Dad’s Army themed shed and the eventual winner. THE NERVES! #ShedOfTheYear

The Shelbourne (RTÉ One, 8.30pm) 

Behind the scenes at Dublin’s swanky hotel. This week the staff are getting ready for The Shelbourne’s 190th birthday and the staff get excited about a visit from Holywood legend Omar Sharif. #TheShelbourne

Who Do You Think You Are? (BBC One , 9pm)

Julie Walters travels to Mayo to find her roots. Her great-granddad was an activist in the west of Ireland after his land was seized by the British government. She finds out about how both sides of her family fought for justice. #WDYTYA 

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Everybody’s talking about… #Pete Campbell and #Rory Gilmore

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Yes, that’s right. Gilmore Girl’s sweetheart Rory (Alexix Bledel) and Mad Men’s Pete Campbell (Vincent Kartheiser) are married!

The pair wed in a top secret ceremony in California this week.

The pair met on the set of Mad Men in 2012. She played his mistress and he fell for her over the course of three episodes.

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Or switch over for…

  • Mad Dog – Inside the Secret World of Muammar Gaddafi (RTE One, 9.35pm) Documentary looking at the life of the Libyan leader 
  • First Time Farmers (Channel 4, 10pm) A 23-year-old student tries her hand at milking and herding
  • Kids  With Cameras (UTV, 9pm) 100 children are given cameras to record their experience in Newcastle’s Great North Hospital
  • Out of Time (RTE Two, 9pm) Denzel Washington and Eva Mendes star in this crime thriller