What's on TV this week: The must-see shows from 'Better Call Saul' to 'BBC Proms 2022'

·TV Reporter, Yahoo Entertainment UK
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Better Call Saul and the BBC Proms are in this week's TV highlights. (Netflix/BBC)
Better Call Saul and the BBC Proms are in this week's TV highlights. (Netflix/BBC)

Wimbledon might be over for another year, but another British institution gets underway this week with the launch of BBC Proms 2022.

Royal fans can see Camilla's foray into magazine editing with ITV's Camilla's Country Life, while a BBC documentary focusses on another huge British star, Sir Mo Farah.

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Netflix subscribers eagerly awaiting the conclusion to Breaking Bad prequel Better Call Saul can look forward to the first episode of the finale's last part dropping on Tuesday.

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Better Call Saul - Netflix - Tuesday

Better Call Saul
Better Call Saul reaches the beginning of the end. (Netflix)

The brilliantly meandering storyline of Breaking Bad prequel Better Call Saul finally inches towards its conclusion starting this week, with the final part of the last season dropping in weekly episodes from Tuesday.

Not only will we get to see the fallout from the shocking last episode, but there's also a highly anticipated Walt and Jesse cameo to look forward to.

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Unfortunately, come the end of the season we'll be facing the prospect of an end to updates from the world of Albuquerque drug deals.

The Real Mo Farah - BBC One - Wednesday, 9pm

Sir Mo Farah reveals the story of his childhood. (BBC)
Sir Mo Farah reveals the story of his childhood. (BBC)

He's one of our greatest ever sporting stars, but Sir Mo Farah's life story is every bit as fascinating as watching him race his way to another medal.

It's been 10 years since he won Gold at the London Olympics and this documentary charts his tough childhood that began in Somalia, and saw him strive to fit into his new UK school through his love of sport.

Camilla's Country Life - ITV - Wednesday, 9pm

See Camilla take on a guest editorship. (ITV)
See Camilla take on a guest editorship. (ITV)

The Duchess of Cornwall is marking her 75th birthday by taking on a guest editorship of fancy rural magazine Country Life.

In this documentary, we'll get the inside story of how it went, plus monarchists will enjoy the details of her life revealed throughout the programme.

BBC Proms 2022 - BBC Two - Friday, 7.15pm

Clive Myrie hosts the Proms opening. (BBC)
Clive Myrie hosts the Proms opening. (BBC)

Proms season begins this week, with opening concert the First Night of the Proms on Friday.

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Clive Myrie presents from the Royal Albert Hall where the music kicks off with Verdi's Requiem, and where in eight weeks' time we'll see the Last Night of the Proms take place.

James May: Our Man in Italy - Prime Video - Friday

James May: Our Man In Italy S2. (Prime Video)
James May: Our Man In Italy S2. (Prime Video)

One third of the Grand Tour team takes up his other Prime Video show this week as he returns to his Our Man In travelogue series.

This time, James May is journeying his way through Italy — and as he's recently announced his intention to take early retirement, you might want to catch him while you can.

Murder In Provence - ITV - Sunday, 8pm

Get stuck into a new whodunnit. (ITV)
Get stuck into a new whodunnit. (ITV)

We all love a Sunday night detective series and as the summer heatwave hits with holiday season on the horizon, what better setting for a new show than sunny Provence?

Roger Allam and Nancy Carroll star, with Keala Settle and Patricia Hodge featuring in this first episode of the murder mystery series.

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