With Philippa Forrester. Stereo
Australian fantasy-comedy series.
Imagine a space fashion show, with a catwalk full of alien models - designer Michael Duffy is on hand with silver fashion tips for the crew. If that doesn't stretch the imagination, try a competition to win a limo trip to the American Adventure theme park.
Other guests this week include some of the cast from the hit musical Annie.
Looking after visitors to Earthbase is Lucinda Cowden , while Zarbian spacebase inhabitants are Mercator (Richard Waites ), Flynn (
Kate Lonergan ) and Dr Kovan (Karl Collins ), plus Brian the dinosaur.
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Introduced by Desmond Lynam.
11.00 Cricket: Third Test
Third-day action between England and New Zealand in the final Cornhill
Insurance Test from Old Trafford. The last England Test series victory was against the New Zealanders on the England 1992 winter tour, but the last time they won at Old Trafford was against Australia in 1981. So far New Zealand have never beaten England at
1.05 Football Focus
The latest World Cup football news, views and highlights.
The Women's Singles final a year ago lived up to the drama of the occasion.
Steffi Graf seemed beaten when underdog Jana Novotna took a 4-1 lead in the deciding set, but Graf found another gear and Novotna crumbled. Graf returned to Wimbledon this year as top seed - and favourite to take a record first prize of E3 0,000. But she was knocked out of the competition in the first round by unseeded Texan Lori McNeil , who beat the defending champion in straight sets.
The Wimbledon fortnight marks a sentimental farewell to Martina
Navratilova, chasing a dream tenth singles title in what she has decreed to be her last year at the top level.
John Barrett and Virginia Wade describe the live Centre Court action.
TV presentation, tennis: Johnnie Watherston
Editor Dave Gordon
Captains Jonathan Coleman , Annabel Giles and John Leslie lead their teams in a manic race around Devon to perform three bizarre tasks. The team members are DJ Bruno Brookes , children's presenters
Andy Crane and Mickey Hutton , wine expert Jilly Goolden , actress
Nicola Stapleton , Carol Thatcher and three unsuspecting members of the public.
Producer Guy Freeman
Live coverage of the start of the second phase of matches. Tonight's game at Soldier
Field, Chicago, features the winner of group C (which could be Germany, World Cup winners in 1954, 1974 and 1990) against one of the third-placed sides from group
Alan Hansen 's dream team
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Richard Lester 's sequel to The Three
Musketeers, starring Oliver Reed
New Musketeer d'Artagnan is joined by his three colleagues in another rollicking adventure as once again they do battle against the devious Cardinal Richelieu and his evil accomplice Milady de Winter.
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Milady de Winter:
Duke of Buckingham:
Anne of Austria:
This week's celebrity teams include Marcella Detroit , Little Angel Tobyjepson , Patric (ex-Worlds Apart), Des'ree, Jarvis Cocker from chart favourites
Pulp and Chesney Hawkes.
The classic archive footage is of Free, Human League, the Beatles, Suede and REM.
Presented by Chris Tarrant . Director John L Spencer Producer Jill Sinclair
The last of three compilation programmes showing vintage Morecambe and Wise sketches includes a running battle with Robin Day and a newsreader revealing her talents as a dancer. Morecambe and Wise Show producer
With Peter Sissons. Subtitled
Weather Michael Fish
Live action from tonight's second-round match, between the runners-up in groups C and A, from the Robert F Kennedy Memorial Stadium in Washington. Plus highlights of tonight's other second-phase match from Chicago.
Walking into a restaurant, an armed man starts shooting. Is it a real attack? For technical wizard Rollie Tyler , fact and fiction begin to blur when his special talents are called upon , to help "kill" man.
Director Robert Mandel (1986)
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Another chance to see Ruby Wax 's interview with the Hollywood legend Shelley Winters first shown in last year's series The Full Wax-this time in an uncut version.
Director Ed Bye
England v New Zealand: highlights of the third day's play.
A naive young woman meets a sophisticated business man and marries him but soon comes to fear for her life. With Joe Penny , Eileen Brennan , Tony Franciosa and Talia Shire.
Director Paul Wendkos (1987)
Highlights of today's : second-round action.
As Pattern A at 12. 10am.