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Peaky Blinders

9 p.m., BBC One

We’ve reached the end of the Brummie route (well, not quite: there’s a Peaky movie and, oddly enough, a ballet on the way). With Michael out of prison and hungry for Tommy’s blood, how will Aunt Polly’s prophecy – “One of you will die, but I can’t tell which one” – play out? Will Tommy’s terminal illness catch him before anyone else? And did he play a bigger game than we thought with Mosley and Mitford? With Tom Hardy back as Alfie Solomons for the last hurray, it’s sure to be a big time. Hollie Richardson

Ukraine: On the front line with Johnny Mercer

5:30 p.m., Channel 4

Army officer-turned-MP Johnny Mercer teams up with veteran Levison Wood to take a secret trip to Ukraine for this documentary. The duo meet deputies who take up arms, visit the wounded of the conflict and discover the current life in kyiv. Hannah Verdier

Black Patriots: Civil War Heroes

8 p.m., History of the sky

Harriet Tubman … Black Patriots: Civil War Heroes. Photograph: HB Lindsley/AP

The role of black Americans in the Civil War is often overlooked. But this moving film, directed by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, offers a new twist. Particularly fascinating is the story of the heroic Harriet Tubman, whose war encompassed fighting, nursing and recruiting for the abolitionist cause. Phil Harrison

Thatcher and Reagan: a very special relationship

9 p.m., BBC 2

A timely look at two Western leaders who forged a close relationship in the wake of the Cold War and an impending nuclear threat. Margaret Thatcher biographer Charles Moore examines how the Iron Lady initially allied herself with Ronald Regan in the first episode of this comprehensive two-part series. TIME

The Ipcress folder

9 p.m., TVI

Harry Palmer (Joe Cole) is in danger as this enjoyable spy drama slips into its penultimate episode. As the hero languishes painfully and we continue to appreciate retro styles, this seductive Russian could cause a potentially problematic distraction. Jack Seale

The big quiz of everything 2022

9 p.m., Channel 4

Big Fat Quiz is best known for its New Year’s Eve lineup, but TV will apparently burn if it goes too long without a Jimmy Carr-led quizshow — so here’s an April edition. Tonight’s contestants include Richard Ayoade and Rosie Jones with Charles Dance, as always, making an appearance. TIME

Choice of movies

Robert Redford and Dustin Hoffman… All the president's men.
Robert Redford and Dustin Hoffman… All the president’s men. Photograph: Pictorial Press Ltd/Alamy

All the President’s Men, Sunday, 11:10 p.m., BBC Two

After his apex conspiracy thriller The Parallax View, Alan J Pakula found real life providing similar raw material with this 1976 version of the Watergate scandal, based on the book by journalists Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward. Dustin Hoffman and Robert Redford bring a touch of Hollywood glamor to a story of perseverance and – courtesy of anonymous source Deep Throat – huge scoops, as the two Washington Post reporters ‘follow the money’ to the door of the Oval Office. A captivating drama that is unfortunately still relevant. Simon Wardel

Live sports

Women’s Football Super League: Leicester v Arsenal Sunday, 12:15 p.m., BBC Two. The title contenders visit the King Power Stadium.

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