The 5 best shows on TV tonight: Wednesday 7 April

Amy Johnson
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The Top TV picks for Wednesday 7 April.
The Top TV picks for Wednesday 7 April.

Following Sabine Schmitz's sad death at the age of 51 last month, Top Gear are airing a special tribute in honour of her this evening. 

The show's previous presenters, including Jeremy Clarkson, and the current line-up all remember the racing driver. 

Tonight sees Paul O'Grady's For the Love of Dogs return tonight too, along with Location, Location, Location

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Meanwhile, four people claim to be a woman named Gemma over on This Is My House.

Top Gear - 7.30pm - BBC One

Top Gear is airing a tribute for the late Sabine Schmitz. (PA)
Top Gear is airing a tribute for the late Sabine Schmitz. (PA)

Late Top Gear star and racing driver Sabine Schmitz is remembered by hosts past and present in a special tribute episode. 

The current line-up of Freddie Flintoff, Chris Harris, and Paddy McGuinness are joined by Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, James May, Matt LeBlanc and Rory Reid as they recall their fondest memories of Queen of the Nurburgring. 

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Paul O'Grady: For the Love of Dogs - 8pm - ITV

Paul O'Grady with 18-month-old Jenny the timid Rottweiler. (Paul Gray/ITV)
Paul O'Grady with 18-month-old Jenny the timid Rottweiler. (Paul Gray/ITV)

Paul O'Grady is back at Battersea Dogs and Cats Home for a new five-part series. 

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The first episode of the ninth season sees the presenter meet two Maltese Terrier puppies staff suspect may have come from a puppy farm in Romania. 

He also crosses paths with a three-month-old Spaniel-cross covered in mites, with staff believing he too may be a result of puppy farming. Meanwhile, he's hoping to win over the trust of an 18-month-old Rottweiler named Jenny who's wary of strangers.

Location, Location, Location - 8pm - Channel 4

Phil and Kirstie present Location Location Location (Channel 4)
Phil and Kirstie present Location Location Location (Channel 4)

Kirstie Allsopp and Phil Spencer are back and off to the East Midlands with two sets of prospective property buyers. 

Lloyd and Karina are first time buyers who are hoping to stay close to Lloyd's parents while being near to transport links to London. 

Meanwhile, older couple Helen and Richard want to get out of rented accommodation. 

This Is My House - 9pm - BBC One

Stacey Dooley fronts another episode of This Is My House. (BBC/Expectation Entertainment)
Stacey Dooley fronts another episode of This Is My House. (BBC/Expectation Entertainment)

This Is My House's celebrity panellists got a shock last week when one of the possible homeowners was an actor who had also appeared in the first episode. 

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He wasn't the owner of the second house either and luckily for the famous guessers he's nowhere in sight this week as it's the battle of the Gemmas. 

Four women all claim to be Surrey-based Gemma who lives in a colourful home with her partner Pete and her two children - but who is the real McCoy?

When Nudes Are Stolen - 10.45pm - BBC One

Jess Davies presents When Nudes are Stolen. (BBC)
Jess Davies presents When Nudes are Stolen. (BBC)

Former glamour model Jess Davies looks into the dark trade of nude and topless images on online forums. 

With people using her own image as part of scams for years, the presenter finally gets to the bottom of why this happens and examines the broader online culture of people sharing and trading others' intimate snaps.

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