With Paul Burden and Sarah Dickins.
Editor Paul Gibbs ; Timetable on Monday
With Andrew Harvey and Jennie Bond. Editor Tim Orchard : Timetable on Monday
Ainsley Harriott issues a cookery challenge to two hopeless COOkS. Stereo ................
Live magazine. Nick Owen is joined today by Catrina Skepperfora look at what's on this weekend, and by businesswoman
Anita Roddick who reveals the fascinating history of the cosmetics industry worldwide. Plus, gardeningtips from Stefan Buczacki and a look at the new Olympic sport of surfing. Including at 11.00 News Subtitled: Regional News and Weather
Editor Tessa Finch
In a special show which celebrates the 80th birthday of Frank Sinatra on the 12 December, his daughter Nancy talks to Alan Titchmarsh. The BBC Big Band and their special singing guests play a musical tribute.
Requiem for a Falling Star. When a fading actress finds herself rejected, Columbo discovers that in Hollywood not even human life is sacred. Starring Anne Baxter and Peter Falk. Rpt Subtitled ........
The final round of the crossword puzzle quiz.
A garden hose causes big problems.
Last in the series of animated adventures.
Cartoon spidercapers. Stereo ....................
Tenth of a 24-part comedy series.
Sister Blister turns up to find out whether Harriet Hyde is a man-made robot.
Sister Blister RICHENDA CAREY. Julia Jekyll OLIVIA HALLINAN, Mum VICTORIA WILLIAMS , Dad BILL
FELLOWS, Memphis Rocket SIMON GREEN, Mrs Rocket ANN EMERY , Lester Blister ROBERT PORTAL, Harriet
Hyde JOHN ASQUITH, Nicola BlisterTIFFANY
GRIFFITHS, Sharon Blister KAREN SALT,
Roger ANTHONY TOBIAS , Sarah Slocombe EMMA BARNETT
Written by Jim Eldridge
This week: the world's strongest men lift the world's heaviest logs, and pop stars Robson and Jerome pay a visit. With KrissAkabusi, Cheryl Baker and Mark Curry.
With Julie Etchingham and Chris Rogers.
With Diane-Louise Jordan, Stuart Miles, Tim Vincent and Katy Hill.
Repeated next Monday on BBC2
Jealousy causes a showdown between Danni and Malcolm, with heartache for Billy. Lucy tells hertale of woe.
Shownat 1.30pm ForcastseeWednesday
With Martyn Lewis and Jill Dando. Subtitled Weather Peter Cockroft. .....
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Welshman Gary Taylor begins his campaign tonight, in the second of five qualifying heats forthis year's final. His opponents are Bernard Rolle from the Bahamas, South Africa's Wayne Price and Lithuanian Stasys Mecius. Presented by Juliet Morris and Paul Dickenson.
Producer David Pickthall
The series offering the latest news on science, medicine and technology. Tonight, a report from Japan on how high property prices in Tokyo are forcing architects to devise radical alternatives to building on land. Will extravagant proposals to build huge floating buildings at sea or connected underground cities ever become reality? Plus, in herfirst report for Tomorrow's World, Philippa Forrester investigates a pain-free alternative to the dentist's drill invented by a Hampshire vicar.
Presented by Howard Stableford and Shahnaz Pakravan , with Vivienne Parry and Jez Nelson.
Producer Uz Tucker ; Editor Edward Briffa
Stereo Subtitled 84 FURTHER DETAILS: Ceefax page 623, the TW Hotline on (0 181) [number removed]. or the Internet on http://www.bbcnc.org.uk/bbctv/tworld/index.html
A Graze with Danger. Thomson's gazelles are one of Africa's great success stories. Small, beautiful and vulnerable, they lead an eventful life on the short grass plains. Caught in a drought, a small group of gazelles is forced to undertake a hazardous journey. There are threats from baboons, lions, cheetahs and jackals, but many of the gazelles win through. Narrated by David Attenborough.
Producers Amanda Barrett and Owen Newman
Series producer Keith Scholey
Bill Beaumont and Ian Botham captain two teams of sporting celebrities as they answer the questions put to them by David Coleman.
Executive producer Mike Adley
With Peter Sissons. Subtitled Regional News; Weekend
Weather Peter Cockroft
Tenth in a 12-part drama.
Starring Nigel Le Vaillant
In the first of a two-part story, Paul takes his family to Norfolk for a holiday, but is unwittingly drawn into a dark mystery. See today's choices.
Written by Roy MacGregor ; Producer Adrian Bate
Director Brian Farnham
* See This Week: page 8
PC Nigel Spenser:
PC Georgie Cudworth:
Comedy western directed by and starring
Rough, tough "Bronco Billy" McCoy meets his match when he ropes
Antoinette Lily into histravellingwild west show - unaware she is a spoilt heiress who has gone missing.
(1980) * See Films: pages 65-72 ***
Bronco Billy McCoy:
Chief Big Eagle:
Lorraine Running Water:
Highlights of the first semi-final of the UK Championship from Preston.
Presented by David Vine.
Science fiction starring
Peter Graves Beverly Garland , Lee Van Cleef
An idealistic scientist makes contact with strange visitors from Venus, who then turn violent and attempt to turn the population into zombie-like slaves. Paul Nelson PETER GRAVES , Claire Anderson BEVERLY GARLAND
, Tom Anderson LEE VAN CLEEF,
Joan Nelson SALLY FRASER , Pete Shelton CHARLES B GRIFFITH
, General Patrick RUSS BENDER
Director Roger Corman (1956) B/W â™¦ See Films: pages 65-72 *