Fifth of a 15-part nature series. Wild or Tame. A tiger cub gets a wash behind the ears and collie puppies explore the garden. Music and narration by Derek Griffiths. ● STEREO
Fun with the Chuckle brothers.
Goofy Golfers. A swinging time as Paul and Barry take up golf. .STEREO
Cartoon. The kids must rescue
As long as he's not feeling too Dizzy, comedian Vic Reeves (assisted by his friend Bob Mortimer) will be in the studio today, while singing superstar Kiri Te Kanawa answers questions in the Press Conference hot seat. Emma Freud has news of a great Comic Relief competition (and Radio Times will feature the winning entries in March).
Jonathon Porritt presents the Greenline report and Peter Simon leads another crazy round of Double Dare. Plus cartoon adventures from Thundercats and The
Raccoons. With Phillip Schofield , Sarah Greene , Nick Ball and James Hickish.
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With Steve Rider at Wentworth.
12.20 Golf; 12.45 Football
1.00 News; 1.05 Football
1.15 Golf; 2.00 Snooker
3.10 Golf; 3.50 Football
4.00 Golf; 4.35 Final Score
The semi-finals of the Toyota
World Matchplay Championship from Wentworth, over 36 holes of the West Course, with a record E 150,000 for the winner of the 28th tournament. Ian Woosnam , the US Masters Champion, began the defence of his title yesterday, but an array of the world's top golfers are hoping to snatch his crown and claim the highest prize in European golf. Nick Faldo , champion in 1989, Colin Montgomerie and Steven Richardson are the other British challengers. But Seve Ballesteros , four-times winner of this event, Open champion Ian Baker-Finch and American Ryder Cup player
Fred Couples are among those aiming to prevent a fifth successive British victory.
Commentary by Peter Alliss , Bruce Critchley , Alex Hay ,
Clive Clark and Mike Hughesdon.
A review of this week's
European Championship action, including Scotland's crucial
Group 2 qualifier in Romania, England's home game against Turkey, and Wales against world champions Germany.
The fifth round of the Rothman's
Grand Prix from the Hexagon, Reading, in the first British ranking tournament of the season. The winner collects
£75,000. Commentary by Clive Everton , Jack Karnehm and Ted Lowe.
Golf television presentation John Shrewsbury
Producer Martin Hopkins
Trivia quiz with Andrew O'Connor. Which of tonight's contestants will play for this week's holiday of a lifetime? Director Bill Morton
Executive producer Stephen Leahy An Action Time production for BBCtv STEREO
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John Sullivan's comedy starring David Jason, Nicholas Lyndhurst.
The newest spark in Rodney's life rekindles an old flame of Del's.
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Family pairs compete for a host of prizes. With Rosemarie Ford. Director John Gorman
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Anneka Rice gets up to monkey business in Spain as she races against the clock with hundreds of volunteers to complete this week's challenge. Directors David Cumming and Tom Gutteridge
A Mentorn production for BBCtv
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Comedy series starring Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson.
On a prison visit to the Isle of Wight, Dorien finally meets Chris.
Episode written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran
An Alomo production for BBCtv
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Lavish 12-part drama set in London during the 1920s, devised by the creators of Upstairs, Downstairs, Eileen Atkins and Jean Marsh. Starring Stella Gonet Louise Lombard
Beatrice's emotional life is in turmoil when the man she was once to marry, unexpectedly comes back into her life after many years of silence.
Episode written by Deborah Cook Producer Jeremy Gwilt
Director Richard Standeven
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Michael Burke with the latest national and international news.
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Tonight Clive James entertains the wit, raconteur and cosmopolitan, Sir Peter Ustinov. And vice versa.
Together they re-interpret last week's news from around the world. As usual James creams the brightest, best, fastest and most bizarre from the world's small screens, and is linked by satellite to other celebrities fo hear their opinions on stories from abroad.
Series producer Beatrice Ballard Editor Richard Drewett
An updated, starstudded version of the classic detective story, starring Robert Mitchum
Raymond Chandler 's tough tale of sex and murder begins when private investigator
Philip Marlowe is hired to deal with a blackmailer - only to find he has already "dealt with" two bullets.
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A black comedy from New Zealand.
and Jimmy Donovan have a problem: the dead body of their father. He died on a trip to see a rugby match in Wellington, but always said he wanted to be buried at home on his farm, which is hundreds of miles away on South Island.
Director John Reid
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