Topical studio discussion.
Game show with today's guest, comedian Andrew O'Connor.
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With Toby Anstis.
Today: the Dot Stop.
Daily magazine presented by Anne Diamond and Nick Owen.
10.50 Green Giants with Toyah Willcox
11.00 News (Subtitled); weather ll.lOFatherhood
11.20 Library of Romance
11.30 Video Stars
11.35 Agony Aunt Phone-in with Claire Rayner
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Alan Titchmarsh and Judi Spiers host the annual Royal Variety Club of Great Britain Show Business Awards, at
London's Hilton Hotel, which honour Britain's top film, television and radio stars.
12.55pm Regional News; Weather
With Philip Hayton. Subtitled
Weather Michael Fish
Bait Once, Bait Twice. A young woman is forced to fake a suicide attempt.
Roy Castle and Maggie Philbin with the issues that concern older people. Today, why are hospital waiting lists so long? Plus, Sir Brian Rix discusses the history of farce with stage colleagues Ray Cooney and Doris Hare.
With Andi Peters.
The Adventures of Buzzy Bee and Friends
More nature discovery for
Buzzy Bee and friends.
Presenter (Children's BBC):
Turn junk into something special.
Second of a three-part tale told by Sandi Toksvig.
A 13-part animated drama series for children.
Distraught over the death of his wife, Mr Pheasant goes back to the farm for Adder.
Asix-part drama series for children by Helen Cresswell , after the novels of E Nesbit.
5: The Psammead has disappeared - but the strangest wishes are still being granted.
Brenda and Roy take a trip down memory lane. Helen learns the truth about her protege. The police call Christina about a fire in a country hotel - Paul could be the victim.
With Anna Ford and Andrew Harvey. Subtitled
Weather Rob McElwee 96
Nessa and Drew come to blows.
At the hospital, there's a change in Joy's condition. Episode written by Juliet Ace (For cast see Monday.
Repeated on Friday at 50pm)
What's new in science, technology and medicine.
Tonight's programme reveals that new clues about the causes of Alzheimer's disease are raising hopes that drugs may be developed to treat or even prevent this illness. With Howard Stableford,
Kate Bellingham , Carmen Pryce and Judith Harm.
Producer Jack Weber
Editor Dana Purvis
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Comedy series based on the regular Canned Carrott sketch about two defective cops, written by Steve Knight and Mike Whitehill , and starring Jasper Carrott Robert Powell
Hostage. As football fanatics
Briggs and Louis settle in front of the TV with two crates of lager to watch the FA Cup final, another fanatic, the killing kind, escapes from prison. With former EastEnderMichael
Melia and a guest appearance by football commentator John Motson.
Director/Producer Ed Bye
A Celador production for BBCtv
Plain clothes officer:
A series of self-contained comedy plays, first shown in 1989, written by and starring Victoria Wood.
Staying In. Victoria Wood takes a sideways swipe at the British cocktail party, playing one of the guestsatasoiree hosted by Patricia Hodge. Also starring Deborah Grant , Phyllis Calvert , Lill Roughley , Roger Brierley , John Nettleton , Jim Broadbent , Bryan Burdon , Celia Imrie , Susie Blake , Richard Lintern ,
Dawn Archibald and Susan Leong. Producer/Director Geoff Posner
With Martyn Lewis. Subtitled
Weather Rob McElwee
Using archive material
Clive James continues his look at the people who achieved fame in the 20th century.
1951-59: Among those who hit the headlines during this period and are featured tonight:
Marilyn Monroe , Elvis Presley , Lucille Ball , Liberace, Hugh Hefner , Joseph McCarthy ,
Marion Brando , Pablo Picasso and Grace Kelly.
Executive producer Richard Drewett Series producer Beatrice Ballard
Introduced by Desmond Lynam. FA Cup Football
Highlights from three of tonight's top FA Cup Fourth
Round replays plus action from last night's ties. Commentary by John Motson , Tony Gubba and Clive Tyidesley. Rugby Union
A look ahead to this weekend's matches in the Five Nations
Championship - Wales v
England and France v Scotland. World Ski-ing Championships The latest action from Japan with the women's combined downhill.
A preview of this weekend's world heavyweight championship clash between
Riddick Bowe and Mike Dokes.
Producer Vivien Kent
Editor Brian Barwick
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