Cartoon adventures of a duck-billed platypus.
Sixth of a 15-part nature series. Black and White or Coloured
A zebra's stripes help camouflage its outline but the bird of paradise wants to be seen. Music and narration by Derek Griffiths. .STEREO
Space-age cartoon fun. Elroy's Space Cub troop needs a new Big Buddy Leader.
Fun with the Chuckle brothers.
Market Forces. Paul and Barry join the ancient order of costermongers when they take up market trading. OSTEREO
Cartoon adventures. Eric is turned into a bogbeast.
Singer Marky Mark Wahlberg is on the show this morning and there's a Soundcheckspecial from Africa with Beats
International. Meanwhile, vet Nigel Taylor has tips on caring for your kitten, Peter Simon presents Double Dare, and there's cartoon action from The
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Introduced by Steve Rider.
12.20 Football; 12.35 Motorsport; 1.00 News; 1.05 Snooker; 1.25 Racing; 1.40 Snooker; 1.55 Racing; 2.10 Snooker; 2.25 Racing; 2.40 Snooker; 2.55 Racing; 3.10 Snooker/Tennis; 3.50 Half-times; 4.00 Snooker/Tennis; 4.35 Final Score
Semi-finals of the Rothmans Grand Prix from the Hexagon. Reading. The best of 17 frames. Commentary by Ted Lowe, Jack Kamehm and Clive Everton. (Further coverage at 4.55pm on BBC2).
European football roundup. A review of Liverpool's midweek match against Auxerre in the first leg of their Uefa Cup second-round tie. Plus the best of the rest of the week's action from Europe's three premier club competitions.
Semi-finals of the Midland Bank Championships from Brighton. Will Steffi Graf, unbeaten in Brighton for three years, be on course for a fourth successive title? Commentary by Dan Maskell and Virginia Wade.
1.30 BBC Trainer Handicap Stakes (1m 3f)
2.00 Radley Stakes (7f 60yds)
2.30 People-Sporting Life Championship 3-y-o Handicap Final (9f)
3.00 St Simon Stakes (1ÃƒÂ‚Ã‚Â½m).
Commentary by Peter O'Sullevan, Julian Wilson and Jimmy Lindley.
Rounds 15 and 16 of the British Formula 3 Championship, from Silverstone and Thruxton. Scotland's David Coultard leads after 14 rounds, but Brazilian Rubens Barrichello is hot on his trail and could still take the title with two races to go.
Racing Television Presentation:
Trivia quiz presented by Andrew O'Connor. Which of tonight's three contestants will win the chance to 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.
There is sadness as the Trotter clan meets at Grandad's funeral. But Del and Rodney are suspicious of a certain long-lost seafaring uncle. (Buster Merryfield makes his first appearance as Uncle Albert in this episode.)
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Family pairs compete to see who will take part in the conveyor belt challenge with the chance to win a host of prizes. With Rosemarie Ford. Director John Gorman
Producer David Taylor ● STEREO
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Last July, HRH the Duke of Edinburgh gave Anneka Rice a special challenge to mark his
70th birthday. Will she get the royal seal of approval? Directors David Cumming and Tom Gutteridge
A Mentorn production for BBCtv
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Starring Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson.
Tracey's good deed backfires when she tries to help an ex-con.
Episode written by Geoff Rowley
An Alomo production for BBCtv
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Lavish 12-part drama set in London during the 1920s, devised by Eileen Atkins and Jean Marsh. Starring Stella Gonet
9: Everyone is working long hours to complete the orders flooding in. As tiredness turns to exhaustion, Tilly finds she is unable to cope.
Episode written by Alan Seymour Producer Jeremy Gwilt
Director Nicholas Prosser
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Lady Lydia Eliott:
Sir Desmond Gillispie:
With Martyn Lewis.
Weather Rob McElwee
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This week's studio guest is comedienne Ruby Wax, Jewish princess and complete stranger to any concept of good taste. As usual, Clive James casts a humorous eye over the world's small screens and takes his pick of the brightest and the best, the fastest and the funniest television anywhere. And, beaming in by satellite, commentators and celebrity guests report what's going on in their part of the world. Series producer Beatrice Ballard
Executive producer Richard Drewett
Second World War action adventure, starring Clint Eastwood Telly Savalas
When he discovers the whereabouts of$16 million in gold hidden behind enemy lines, Private Kelly recruits the oddest platoon in the army to go and get it. Should be a piece of cake!
Director Brian GHutton
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