Schedules for the UK & Ireland
June 26th, 2017 edition

Maintained by Wesley Mead

This page provides complete scheduling information for "The Simpsons" in the United Kingdom and Ireland. Schedules are available for Channel 4, S4C, Sky 1/Sky 1 HD and RTÉ airings. All times are GMT, and all scheduled slot times last 30 minutes. All episodes are subtitled for the hearing impaired.

If you would like television listings for other countries please click here, where you can get schedules for many countries around the world, including Germany and Australia. You may also like to check out my guide to BBFC classification of the show in the UK.

 Latest Update
 June 26th, 2017

Welcome to the 26th June update. Full, updated schedules for Channel 4, RTÉ2 and Sky One are available below. Next update will be on Monday 3rd July - feel free to e-mail me at if you need to contact me in the meantime.


 Channel 4: Schedule Status & Listings
 26th June to 14th July 2017

SEASON RIGHTS: 2, 3, 4, 6, 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18, 22, 23, 24

C4 are currently airing season 18 in the regular 6pm weekdays slot.

Saturday triple-bill matinees are currently cycling through season 2; Sundays are season 16. (None air on the 2nd, though.)

Note that all episodes that air on Channel 4 are simulcast on Channel 4 HD and can be viewed one hour later on their timeshift service, Channel 4 +1.

MON 26 JUN  18:00  S18  Treehouse of Horror XVII
TUE 27 JUN  18:00  S18  G.I. D'oh!
WED 28 JUN  18:00  S18  Ice Cream of Margie (With the Light Blue Hair)
THU 29 JUN  18:00  S18  Kill Gil Vols. 1 & 2
FRI 30 JUN  18:00  S18  The Wife Aquatic
SAT 01 JUL  11:25  S2   Oh Brother, Where Art Thou?
            11:55  S2   Bart's Dog Gets An "F"
            12:25  S2   Principal Charming
SUN 02 JUL  No episodes scheduled
MON 03 JUL  18:00  S11  Beyond Blunderdome
TUE 04 JUL  18:00  S18  Revenge is a Dish Best Served Three Times
WED 05 JUL  18:00  S18  Little Big Gril
THU 06 JUL  18:00  S18  Springfield Up
FRI 07 JUL  18:00  S18  Yokel Chords
SAT 08 JUL  11:20  S2   Brush with Greatness
            11:50  S2   Old Money
            12:20  S2   War of the Simpson
SUN 09 JUL  13:30  S16  Goo Goo Gai Pan
            14:00  S16  Mobile Homer
MON 10 JUL  18:00  S18  Rome-Old and Juli-Eh
TUE 11 JUL  18:00  S18  Homerazzi
WED 12 JUL  18:00  S18  Marge Gamer
THU 13 JUL  18:00  S18  Crook & Ladder
FRI 14 JUL  18:00  S18  Stop or My Dog Will Shoot
For more information on the episodes, see the Episode Guide.

 RTÉ2: Schedule Status & Listings
 26th June to 21st July 2017

SEASON RIGHTS: 2, 3, 4, 6, 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18, 22, 23, 24

RTÉ2 are currently airing season 24 on weekdays at 5:30pm. Due to golf coverage, there are no episodes scheduled on some upcoming weekdays; see full details below.

There are currently no weekend episodes scheduled.

MON 26 JUN  17:30  S24  Treehouse of Horror XXIII
TUE 27 JUN  17:30  S24  Adventures in Baby-Getting
WED 28 JUN  No episodes scheduled
THU 29 JUN  No episodes scheduled
FRI 30 JUN  17:30  S24  Gone Abie Gone
SAT 01 JUL  No episodes scheduled
SUN 02 JUL  No episodes scheduled
MON 03 JUL  17:30  S24  Penny-Wiseguys
TUE 04 JUL  17:30  S24  A Tree Grows in Springfield
WED 05 JUL  17:30  S24  The Day the Earth Stood Cool
THU 06 JUL  No episodes scheduled
FRI 07 JUL  No episodes scheduled
SAT 08 JUL  No episodes scheduled
SUN 09 JUL  No episodes scheduled
MON 10 JUL  17:30  S24  To Cur with Love
TUE 11 JUL  17:30  S24  Homer Goes to Prep School
WED 12 JUL  17:30  S24  A Test Before Trying
THU 13 JUL  17:30  S24  The Changing of the Guardian
FRI 14 JUL  17:30  S24  Love is a Many-Splintered Thing
SAT 15 JUL  No episodes scheduled
SUN 16 JUL  No episodes scheduled
MON 17 JUL  17:30  S24  Hardly Kirk-ing
TUE 18 JUL  17:30  S24  Gorgeous Grampa
WED 19 JUL  17:30  S24  Black-Eyed Please
THU 20 JUL  17:30  S24  Dark Knight Court
FRI 21 JUL  17:30  S24  What Animated Women Want
For more information on the episodes, see the Episode Guide.

 Sky 1 and Sky 1 HD: Schedule Status & Complete Listings
 26th June to 14th July 2017

SEASON RIGHTS: 1, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 13, 14, 15, 18, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 27

Sky1 are currently generally airing three episodes on Sundays and weekdays from 6:30pm to 8pm. Mondays usually have an extra double-bill in the 8pm hour. Saturdays are more variable, and there are also a number of bonus post-watershed slots - see listings below.

Sky are currently primarily broadcasting season 7; this is followed by seasons 1, 8 and 9, in that order. Post-watershed slots, meanwhile, tend to comprise later seasons at the moment, with bonus post-S20 episodes on Saturday 1st (11pm-12am), Tuesday 4th (9-10pm), Friday 7th (10-11pm), Tuesday 11th (11:30pm), and Thursday 13th (10p-11pm). Whew!

No more newbies 'til the autumn - I'll be the first to let you know when season 29(!) is on deck, though, later this year. Note that episodes from mid-season 20 onwards are now simulcast on Sky 1 HD in High Definition.

MON 26 JUN  18:30  S7   The Day the Violence Died
            19:00  S13  The Frying Game
            19:30  S13  Poppa's Got A Brand New Badge
            20:00  S27  Fland Canyon
            20:30  S7   Summer of 4 ft. 2
TUE 27 JUN  18:30  S7   Much Apu About Nothing
            19:00  S25  Pay Pal
            19:30  S25  The Yellow Badge of Cowardge
WED 28 JUN  18:30  S1   Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire
            19:00  S1   Bart the General
            19:30  S1   Homer's Odyssey
THU 29 JUN  18:30  S1   There's No Disgrace Like Homer
            19:00  S1   Bart the Genius
            19:30  S1   Moaning Lisa
FRI 30 JUN  18:30  S1   The Call of the Simpsons
            19:00  S1   The Tell-Tale Head
            19:30  S1   Life in the Fast Lane
SAT 01 JUL  23:00  S25  Yellow Subterfuge
            23:30  S25  White Christmas Blues
SUN 02 JUL  18:30  S1   Homer's Night Out
            19:00  S1   The Crepes of Wrath
            19:30  S1   Krusty Gets Busted
MON 03 JUL  18:30  S1   Some Enchanted Evening
            19:00  S8   You Only Move Twice
            19:30  S8   The Homer They Fall
            20:00  S28  Monty Burns' Fleeing Circus
            20:30  S28  Friends and Family
TUE 04 JUL  18:30  S8   Burns Baby Burns
            19:00  S8   Bart After Dark
            19:30  S8   A Milhouse Divided
            21:00  S7   Summer of 4 ft. 2
            21:30  S21  American History X-cellent
WED 05 JUL  18:30  S8   Lisa's Date with Density
            19:00  S8   Hurricane Neddy
            19:30  S8   El Viaje Misterioso de Nuestro Jomer
THU 06 JUL  18:30  S8   The Springfield Files
            19:00  S8   The Twisted World of Marge Simpson
            19:30  S8   Mountain of Madness
FRI 07 JUL  18:30  S8   Simpsoncalifragalisticexpiala-D'oh!-cious
            19:00  S8   The Itchy, Scratchy and Poochie Show
            19:30  S8   Homer's Phobia
            22:00  S25  Homerland
            22:30  S25  Treehouse of Horror XXIV
SAT 08 JUL  No episodes scheduled
SUN 09 JUL  18:30  S8   Brother from Another Series
            19:00  S8   My Sister, My Sitter
            19:30  S8   Homer vs the Eighteenth Amendment
MON 10 JUL  18:30  S8   Grade School Confidential
            19:00  S8   The Canine Mutiny
            19:30  S8   The Old Man and the Lisa
            20:00  S28  The Town
            20:30  S25  Four Regrettings and a Funeral
TUE 11 JUL  18:30  S8   In Marge We Trust
            19:00  S8   Homer's Enemy
            19:30  S9   The City of New York vs. Homer Simpson
            23:30  S21  O Brother, Where Bart Thou?
WED 12 JUL  18:30  S9   The Principal and the Pauper
            19:00  S9   Lisa's Sax
            19:30  S9   Treehouse of Horror VIII
THU 13 JUL  18:30  S9   The Cartridge Family
            19:00  S9   Bart Star
            22:00  S28  Treehouse of Horror XXVII
            22:30  S25  The War of Art
FRI 14 JUL  18:30  S9   The Two Mrs Nahapasapeemapetilons
            19:00  S9   Lisa the Skeptic
            19:30  S9   Realty Bites
For more information on the episodes, see the Episode Guide.

 Additional Notes and Latest UK DVDs
 Updated April 2015

Latest UK DVDs: Season 17 is available now. (Let's hope the DVD releases don't end there..)

UK scheduling history: check out my June 2012 piece for Dead Homer Society, "English? Who Needs That?": The Simpsons in the United Kingdom, a 3000-word piece on the show's history, scheduling and ratings over here. (Also check out The Ann Arbor Review of Books, where I'm writing a regular column about British perception of American culture, "Imported Goods".)

Credit where credit's due: Many thanks to David McCormick, creator of this page and original maintainer; Brian Petersen and Adam Wolf, who contributed HTML; and Phinbart, Jared Morris, Robert Burroughs, Matt Johnson, Ben Clifford and Grace for helping out around these parts - much appreciated! Thanks also to the members of the No Homers Club who regularly contribute to the UK scheduling discussing thread, which is very closely linked with this page (I post as Wezzo there).

Contact: Being completely accurate is great, but unfortunately, sometimes unattainable. Changes can occur that are beyond my control; if you spot any such late amendments, note any errors, or have any suggestions or queries regarding the listings, please contact me - details here, e-mail is your best bet for a speedy answer.

Syndication of listings: If you wish to use these listings on your site (with credit, please!), drop me a line.

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