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Tuesday’s best TV

Britain’s brainiest kids gather in Child Genius, the 7/7 Bombing recalled in Survivors’ Stories and Dan Cruickshank on the Isis threat in Civilisation Under Attack. Plus: lottery winners struggle on in The Syndicate and Zawe Ashton is relocated to Northampton in Not Safe For Work

“I’m having a double stainless steel with waste disposal!” The lottery winners are taking over the mansion they used to work in, but Julie’s ignorance of building regulations is the least of the dramas. Writer-director Kay Mellor stuffs about two hours’ worth of plot into 60 minutes, starting with the theft of a clock three years ago. The combination of believable dialogue and unbelievable events makes it feel as if this could be your own family discovering secret bank accounts and admitting their lives are built on juicy porkies. Jack Seale

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