With Simeon Courtie, Kirsten O'Brien and Otis the Aardvark.
7.30 Oscar's Orchestra
Animation. The evil Thadius Vent has banned music from the world forever but close on his heels is the musical resistance movement led by a bright blue grand piano. Featuring the voice of Dudley Moore.
Presenter (Saturday Aardvark):
Presenter (Saturday Aardvark):
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Marooned on an idyllic Caribbean island, Robinson finds more than he bargained for. Rpt Subtitled .............................
Animation. Cyril Sneer has to gather together his vast fortune to finance his most dastardly scheme to date. (Repeat)
Animated adventures with Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk and The Fantastic Four.
The series from 1987.
Harriet gains more friends, as well as some enemies.
ZiggyGEORGE CHRISTOPHER , Roland ERKAN
MUSTAFA, MrGriffiths GEORGE A COOPER, Helen RUTH
CARRAWAY, Imelda FLEUR TAYLOR
Written by David Angus Rpt
Drama about a Californian town, as seen through the eyes of 16-year-old twin sisters. Elizabeth Wakefield
CYNTHIA DANIEL. Jessica Wakefield
BRITTANY DANIEL , Winston MICHAEL PERL , Bruce
CHRISTOPHER JACKSON , Lila BRIDGET FLANERY , Enid
AMY DANLES , Todd RYAN JAMES BITTLE
Music magazine. With
Jayne Middlemiss and Jamie Theakston.
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Introduced by Sue Barker.
10.45,1.35 Cricket Live coverage of today's play in the first Cornhill Insurance Test, between England and India, from Edgbaston. The last time the sides met here for a Test was ten years ago. The match ended in a draw but India won the series 2-0. Commentary by Richie Benaud , Geoffrey Boycott , David Gower , Ravi Shastri and Tony Lewis. Coverage continues at 4.00pm on BBC2. In the event of there being no afternoon play, live coverage of tennis will replace it.
1.10 Football The latest news and views on Euro 96, the biggest footballing event staged in this country since 1966. In the openingtie at Wembley, England play
Switzerland in Group A. Highlights of the game, and the opening ceremony, can be seen on BBC 1 at 10.45pm.
3.45 Tennis Action from the French Open women's singles final from the Roland Garros stadium in Paris. This year'sjoint world number one seed Steffi Graftook the title last year when she beat Spain's Arantxa Sanchez Vicario. Commentary by John Barrett and Virginia Wade.
5.00 News Round-Up
Producer Martin Hopkins ; Editor Dave Gordon
Man Hunt. Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard enlists a recruit with fourfeet.
Written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft
Producer David Croft
Jimmy Tarbuck hosts a golf-based game show in which celebrities win money for charity and fortheircontestant partners. Tonight, Eric Sykes , Jan Harvey and Henry Cooper swing into action.
Director John Rooney ; Producer John Burrowes
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Seconds. A clone causes chaos for Clark as he tries to rescue the real Lois from the evil
Lex Luthor. See today's choices.
Clark Kent/Superman DEAN CAIN. Lois Lane TERI HATCHER, Jimmy Olsen JUSTIN WHALIN, Perry White LANE SMITH. Lex LuthorJOHN SHEA
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The last show of the series in which confessions are extracted from the unsuspecting. Tonight, a man who fled from a romantic date 24 years ago finally owns up, and two women who played a mischievous prank on their mum come clean. Hosted by Simon Mayo.
Director John Gorman ; Producer Barbara Lee
Presented by Bob Monkhouse. Brit Award-winner Eddi Reader performs her new release Town without Pity, and Mystic Meg has more predictions.
Producer Mark Wells
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Set in the world of high-tech crime and surveillance, starring Craig McLachlan
Jaye Griffiths , Jesse Birdsall
The Bureau of Weapons. First of a two-part story, in which the Bugs team tackle an artificial intelligence threateningto take overthe world. See today's choices.
Written by Stephen Gallagher
Producer Brian Eastman ; Director Andrew Grieve
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With Ed Stourton. Subtitled
Weather Ian McCaskill ....
Followed by National Lottery Update
Cybill Shepherd , Tim Matheson
A mother takes drastic action when she suspects her daughter has been molested by a family friend.
Director Alan Smithee (1994)
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Introduced by Desmond Lynam with Alan Hansen , Ruud Gullit and Jimmy Hill. Highlights of the opening ceremony and the first match between England and Switzerland at Wembley. Plus previews of tomorrow's games between Germany and the Czech Republic, and Denmark and Portugal. Commentary by Barry Davies and Trevor Brooking. Producer Vivien Kent ; Editor Niall Sloane
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Highlights of the third day's play between England and India, from Edgbaston. Introduced by Richie Benaud. Executive producer Keith Mackenzie
Murder mystery starring
Denzel Washington, James Fox
A resort island's police chief,
Xavier Quinn , is determined to solve the murder of a prominent businessman, especially since his boyhood friend is the prime suspect.
Director Carl Schenkel (1989, 15)
♦See Films: pages 51-60 ***