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  • Episode: 

    4 of

  • Transmission (TX): 

    Tue 04 Jun 2019
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  • Time: 

    10.45pm - 11.15pm
  • Week: 

    Week 23 2019 : Sat 01 Jun - Fri 07 Jun
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On Assignment
Steve Scott travels to Jamaica to meet the ‘Reggae Girlz’. The island’s football team for the women’s World Cup qualified against the odds and now the whole country is behind them as they travel to France to compete.  
Rageh Omaar spends time with the Russian families who have received the Order of Parental Glory – awarded to Russia’s largest – and as the President would have it – most patriotic families.  It’s one way President Putin is said to be combatting population decline and he believes, safeguarding Russia’s future. 
Plus, Debi Edward explores the increasingly popular world of pigeon racing in China: an emerging competitive sport with cash prizes of up to a million yuan for the lucky winners.