Breakfast in the broom cupboard with Toby Anstis.
A double bill of cartoons with the feline who uses his charm and imagination to outwit the nasty professor and his henchman
A triple bill of cartoons.
First episode of a 12-part drama about Alana, a girl from the year 3000, who gets trapped in the primitive year 1990 when a trip in a time capsule goes horribly wrong.
Prehistoric cartoon fun featuring the Flintstone family and their neighbours, the Rubbles.
A new series of the show that transports you to outer space, mixing dramatic adventure on a fantasy planet with fun, star guests, cartoons, competitions and musical airwaves. Parallel 9 is a way-out planet with extraordinary aliens dedicated to fun and finding out the craziest stories about life on earth. Tune into the new
Earthbase and join Commander Mercator and his crew as they tap into their earth research station. Watch out - the Zarbians are coming!
Executive producer Peter Murphy A Roach production for BBCtv
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Embassy World Championship from the Crucible Theatre,
Sheffield. Defending champion Stephen Hendry should complete his passage to the quarter-finals this morning, but he has had his worst season since hitting the top and will have taken nothing for granted. Producer Mike Ward Editor Rick Waumsley
A Grand Slam Sports production for BBCtv
Introduced by Steve Rider.
12.30 Football Focus
1.00 News; 1.05 Ice hockey
1.30 Snooker; 2.20 Squash
3.00 Ice hockey
3.50 Football half-times
4.00 Snooker; 4.40 Final Score
Further coverage of the World Championship from the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield. World champion
Stephen Hendry won ten frames in a row to snatch the championship from Jimmy White in last year's final. White, who has lost in the final for the last three years, hopes to be starting his second-round match today if he has overcome his talented opening opponent Joe Swail. Commentary by Ted Lowe ,
Jack Kamehm and Clive Everton.
Heineken Championship play-off from Wembley.
Highlights of both semi-finals in the prestigious end-of-season play-offs. Cardiff Devils, who earlier this season won the Heineken League for the second time, began the play-off series as favourites.With commentary by Barry Davies and Paul Ferguson.
Bob Wilson and Terry Venables reflect on another important week of FA Premier League action and look forward to a crucial week of international football, with England entertaining Holland, Scotland visiting Portugal, Wales in the Czech Republic and Northern Ireland away to Spain in World Cup qualifiers.
Live coverage of the weigh-in before tonight's heavyweight fight between Frank Bruno and American Carl "the Truth"
Williams at the National
Exhibition Centre in Birmingham. Harry Carpenter reports. The fight itself can be seen live at 10.10pm.
Hi-Tec British Open from
Wembley. Highlights from the men's and women's finals of one of the sport's most valued competitions. Last year Susan Devoy of New Zealand won her eighth British Open in nine years before announcing her retirement, while Pakistan's
Jansher Khan won his first title at Wembley at the age of 22. Commentary by Tony Gubba. Producer Martin Hopkins
Editor Dave Gordon
With Moira Stuart.
Weather Penny Tranter
Jimmy Savile masterminds another set of surprises as he makes some viewers' wildest dreams come true.
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Comedy series written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft. Starring Paul Shane Jeffrey Holland Su Pollard
Well There You Are Then
With all the money gone, the Meldrum family and its servants look to the future. Can
Lady Lavender and Cissy save them all from ruin?
Director Roy Gould
Producer David Croft
Lady Agatha Shawcross:
A family comedy from writer John Hughes , creator of the Home Alone movies, starring
Dan Aykroyd , John Candy It was going to be a quiet family holiday by the lake, just Chet and Connie Ripley with their two sons. But that was before
Connie's slimy brother, his chain-smoking wife and their loathsome twin daughters appeared on the cabin's doorstep expecting to share a vacation.
Director Howard Deutch
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Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran 's comedy series starring Pauline Quirke Linda Robson
Trust. Why couldn't Darryl trust Tracey enough to tell her he was robbing banks? And why can't he trust her to visit
Gerald, her handsome hypnotherapist?
Episode written by Gary Lawson and John Phelps
Director/Producer Nic Phillips An Alomo production for BBCtv
New drama series about two rival families in a fictional seaside town.
For once the Royal Suffolk Hotel is fully booked for the weekend - with an Elvis Presley lookalike convention.
Episode written by Gerard Macdonald
A Witzend production for BBCtv
With Michael Buerk.
Weather Rob McElwee
Frank Bruno v
Carl "the Truth" Williams
Live coverage from the National Exhibition Centre,
Birmingham, of Frank Bruno 's fourth fight since making his much heralded comeback 18 months ago. Having already seen off the challenges of John Emmen , Jose Ribalta and Pierre Coetzer , Bruno is tonight expected to face his toughest test yet. A convincing win would almost certainly clinch a third heavyweight title challenge against fellow Briton, WBC world heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis. Bruno's opponent, the experienced American Carl
"the Truth" Williams, had two world title shots himself in the 1980s, losing to Larry Holmes in 1985 and Mike Tyson four years later. Commentary by Harry Carpenter. Introduced by Desmond Lynam. Producer Chris Lewis
Editor Brian Barwick
A rare TV appearance in Los Angeles during
Bruce Springsteen 's world tour in which he performs material spanning from his early days through to his recent albums Lucky Town and Human
Touch. Song selections include Thunder Road, Glory Days, Local Hero, Lucky Town,
Atlantic City, Better Days,
Darkness on the Edge of Town, Growin' Up, 57 Channels (and Nothin'On), TheBigMuddy,
Man 'sjob, I Wish I Were Blind, My Beautiful Reward, Human Touch, Light of Day and the never before recorded Red