With Andrew Harvey and Sara Coburn. At
7.00, 8.00, 9.00 main news, with summaries every 15 minutes; 7.12,7.40,
8.12,8.40 Business; 7.25,7.55,8.25,8.55 Weather. Regional news, Travel; 7.32,8.32 Sport. Subtitled ...............................
Repeat Stereo Subtitled........................
Californian high-school drama. Repeat Stereo .
Cartoon, narrated by Andrew Sachs , about a pair of magic wellies. Repeat
The Patch Stop. Peggy
Patch finds out how cheese is made.
Repeatedat3.30pm Repeat Stereo .......
First of two films today continuingthe Disneyat
Christmas season, isthiscomedy western starring Bill Bixby
A professional gambler and a stagecoach driver accompanythree orphaned children to an abandoned gold mine. Russel Donovan
BILL BIXBY , Magnolia Dusty Clydesdale
SUSAN CLARK , Theodore Ogelvie DON KNOTTS ,
Amos TuckerTIM CONWAY. Frank Stillwell SLIM PICKENS
The Strongest Man in the World is at 2pm
Director Norman Tokar (1974, U) * See Films: pages 50-72 ** *
Detailsat5.35pm Stereo Subtitled ......
Today's second Disney at
Christmas film is this comedy starring Kurt Russell
Students at a school in financial trouble discover a formula that enables humans to gain super strength. Dexter Riley
KURT RUSSELL , Dean Higgins JOE FLYNN , Aunt Harriet Crumply EVE ARDEN , AJ Amo CESAR
ROMERO, Kirwood Krinkle PHIL SILVERS
Return to Oz istomorrow at 10.20am
DirectorVincentMcEveety (1975, U) * See Films: pages 50-72 ***
The Patch Stop.
Animation about the friendlyghost. Repeat
Rik Mayall and Donna Krachan wax lyrical on the theme of food, including Roald Dahl 's The Pig.
Animation, about the relationship between a boy and an orca whale, Stereo
Today, 14-years-old Paul DePyke travels to the country known as Austria. Repeated Sunday at 9.40am on BBC2 Stereo
Stage-school drama. Chris seizes a new career opportunity and Tim lays it on the line for Sasha. For cast see Monday 30 December
Karl's medical ethics are put to the test, and the distance between Cheryl and Lou grows.
Shownatl.40pm For cast see Friday 3 January
With Nicholas Witchell and Jill Dando.
Weather PeterCockroft Subtitled .........79
For details see Monday 23 December 31
A special edition of the consumer magazine that updates some of the programme's biggest stories.
Presented by Anne Robinson , with Alice Beer , Denise Mahoney ,
Johnathan Maitland and AndyWebb.
Editor Steve Anderson
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Lorraine insists that it is better for the truth to come out. But both Tiffany and Nigel might disagree.
For cast see Monday 30 December Omnibus edition on Sunday Stereo Subtitled 43
A new natural history series utilisingthe latest photographic techniques.
Tonight, a new-born caribou calf,
North America's reindeer, is followed for a year on the dangerous 6,000-mile annual migration route. Narrated by Andrew Sachs. See today's choices.
Producer Nigel Marven
The comedy series about a married couple who become guardians of their orphaned grandchildren, starring
Penelope Keith , William Gaunt
Maggie has flu. Andrew reassures her that he can handle everything, but it's not long before the rot sets in. See today's choices.
Written by Jan Etherington and Gavin Petrie Director/Producer Gareth Gwenlan
With Michael Buerk. Subtitled
Weather Peter Cockroft Subtitled ...
The sci-fi series starring
The Pusher. Has a man committed
14 perfect murders or is he exerting psychic control over people's minds? See today's choices.
Agent Frank Burst:
A blend of stand-up comedy, sketches and interviews, hosted by the award-winning Frank Skinner.
Christopher Frayling continues his exploration of 19th-century literary horror classics.
Christopher Frayling stalks the dark alleyways of old Edinburgh in search of the truth behind one of the most terrifying horror stories of all time. Does the respectable Dr
Jekyll who transforms himself into the ghoulish Mr Hyde have its roots in the double life led by the young Robert Louis Stevenson as a student in Edinburgh? And why are we still fascinated by the beast which may be in all of us? Director/Series producer Derek Towers
The film Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde follows at 1.05am.
Jamie Lee Curtis
Fifteen years after murdering his sister, Michael Myers escapes from a mental institution and returns to the town of Haddonfield. A psychiatrist who has been treating Michael, races to track him down before he kills again.
Director John Carpenter (1978,18)
♦ See Films: pages 50-72 ****
Robert Louis Stevenson 's classic horrortale continues the Nightmare season, starring
Spencer Tracy , Ingrid Bergman
Undaunted by criticism of his scientific theories, Dr Harry Jekyll continues with his experiments.
Director Victor Fleming (1941)
Black and white ...................................
* See Films: pages 50-72
Dr Harry Jekyll/Mr Hyde:
Dr John Lanyon: