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: Business Breakfast

With Paul Burden and Sarah Dickins.
Timetable on Monday.....


Unknown: Paul Burden
Unknown: Sarah Dickins.

: Breakfast News

With Justin Webb and Andrew Harvey.
Timetable on Monday Subtitled ...................


Unknown: Justin Webb
Unknown: Andrew Harvey.

: Breakfast News Extra

With Liz MacKean.
For details see Monday


Unknown: Liz MacKean.

: Style Challenge

More makeover magic.

: Kilroy

Studio discussion. Stereo ....

: Can't Cook Won't Cook

Cookery challenge. Stereo .................

: The Really Useful Show


: Change That

Design roadshow. Stereo ....

: The Alphabet Game


: Going for a Song

Antiques panel game.

: The Weather Show

How the weather affects our lives.

: One O'Clock News

Weather Subtitled .................................

: Neighbours

Details at 5.35pm Stereo Subtitled ......

: Quincy

The Death Challenge. A famous magician comes out of retirement to present an illusion on live television. But the ill-fated trick becomes a cover-up for murder.
First shown on ITV

: As Time Goes By

Lionel is exasperated with his talkative secretary so Jean plans to get rid of her.
Repeat Stereo

: Noble Castles

Roy Noble takes a look at the history of Caernarvon Castle


Unknown: Roy Noble

: Playdays

There's a party in Peggy's tea Shop. Repeat Stereo......................

: Wham Bam Strawberry Jam!

Today Rik Mayall reads Tolkien's The Man in the Moon Stayed Up Too Late.


Presenter: Rik Mayall

: Casper Classics

Animation about friendlyghOSt. Repeat .....................

: Rugrats

Cartoon adventures of agroup of babies led by Tommy Pickles.
Repeat Stereo .....................................


Unknown: Tommy Pickles.

: Really Wild Show

Featuring a boy who can communicate with chimpanzees. an osteopath who massages animals with bad backs, and agirl who runs a hospital for bats. With Michaela Strachan, Howie Watkins , Nick Baker and Janice Acquah. Repeated tomorrow at 7.55am on BBC2
+ See Children: page 36


Presenter: Micheala Strachan
Presenter: Howie Watkins
Presenter: Nick Baker
Presenter: Janice Acquah

: Newsround

: Grange Hill

Could there be a ghost in the staffroom - or is it another dare? For cast see Tuesday Stereo

: Neighbours

Susan's special day at school is ruined when Malcolm sticks up for Shona and Libby is led astray by Darren. Shown at 1.40pm Forcastsee Friday

: Six O'Clock News

With Anna Ford and Jill Dando.
Weather Bill Giles subtitled......


Unknown: Anna Ford
Unknown: Jill Dando.
Unknown: Bill Giles

: Regional news magazine

Fordetailssee Monday

: Watchdog

More consumer news and probing investigations, in which the big names on British high streets come underthe spotlight. Presented by Anne Robinson , with Alice Beer , Denise Mahoney ,
Johnathan Maitland and Andy Webb.
Editor Steve Anderson
WATCHDOG HOTLINE: call free on 0500


Presented By: Anne Robinson
Unknown: Alice Beer
Unknown: Denise Mahoney
Unknown: Johnathan Maitland
Unknown: Andy Webb.
Editor: Steve Anderson

: EastEnders

Ricky is in trouble and it falls to Phil to help him out. Ruth confronts Martin over some missing money. Grant's day is ruined by an unexpected arrival.
For cast see Tuesday; Omnibus edition on Sunday

: Wildlife on One

The Lion's King
Tonight's nature film focuses on the Lengai, a 10,000ft active volcano straddling the border of Tanzania and Kenya. Known to the local Masai people as the "mountain of God", Lengai still erupts every ten years or so, spewing ash and lava. The eruptions are the catalyst for creation with volcanic ash providingthe basis for grass plains which support the greatest density of lions, wildebeest, zebras, vultures and hyenas in the whole of Africa. A chain of soda lakes, born from Lengai's lava, are even more fertile, and the millions of flamingoes who come to harvest algae provide one of the greatest wildlife spectacles on the planet.
Narrated by David Attenborough.
Producers Amanda Barrett and Owen Newman
Series producer Keith Scholey


Unknown: David Attenborough.
Producers: Amanda Barrett
Producers: Owen Newman
Producer: Keith Scholey

: A Perfect State

A new sevenpart comedy series, written by Michael Aitkens , set in the fictional coastal town of Flatby. StarringGwen Taylor
An oversight in the Domesday Book propels Laura, Flatby's deputy mayor, to declare the town an independent state. See today's choices.
Director Dewi Humphreys ; Producer Sharon Bloom


Written By: Michael Aitkens
Director: Dewi Humphreys
Laura: Gwen Taylor
Harry: David Nicholls
Simon: Richard Hope
Gareth: Alan David
Bert: Trevor Cooper
Johnny: Danny Webb
Deidre: Emma Amos
Malcolm: Matthew Cottle
Julie: Jacqueline Defferary
Winston: Rudolph Walker
Dog lady: Anita Wright
Tramp: Arthur Whybrow

: Party Political Broadcast

By the Liberal Democrats.
Shown at 10pm on ITV and 10.25pm on BBC2

: News

With Peter Sissons. Subtitled
Regional News
Weather Bill Giles


Unknown: Peter Sissons.
Unknown: Bill Giles

: Chalk

Continuing the new comedy series centred round a comprehensive school, starring
David Bamber , John Wells
Eric Slatt is being interviewed for a headmaster's job. But how far will he go to get it? See today's choices.
Written by Steven Moffat
Director Juliet May; Producer Andre Ptaszynski
Repeated next Saturday Stereo


Unknown: David Bamber
Unknown: John Wells
Unknown: Eric Slatt
Written By: Steven Moffat
Producer: Andre Ptaszynski
Eric Slatt: David Bamber
Mr Nixon: John Wells
Dan McGill: Martin Ball
Amanda Trippley: Amanda Boxer
Janet Slatt: Geraldine Fitzgerald
Mr Carkdale: John Grillo
Mr Humboldt: Andrew Livingston
Suzy Travis: Nicola Walker
Max: Paul Brooke
Toby: David Henry
Hugo: Milton Johns
Girl: Cherry Menlove

: The X Files

2Shy. When an overweight woman is brutally murdered while on a blind date, Mulder links her death to the disappearances of otherwomen. See today's choices.


Fox Mulder: David Duchovny
Dana Scully: Gillian Anderson
Virgil: Timothy Carhart
Ellen: Catherine Paolone
Joanne: Kerry Sandomirksy
Jesse: Aloka McLean
Jennifer: Suzy Joachim
Monica: Glynis Davies

: Question Time with David Dimbleby

Southampton is the venue fortonight's programme where the panel comprises transport secretary Sir George Young ; shadow Northern Ireland secretary Mo Mowlam ; Scottish National Party leader Alex Salmond ; and the Liberal Democrat's agriculture spokesman, Paul Tyler. Executive producer Christopher Capron
Editor Daniel Brittain-Catlin AUDIENCE: to join Question Time for future programmes phone [number removed]


Unknown: Sir George Young
Unknown: Mo Mowlam
Leader: Alex Salmond
Unknown: Paul Tyler.
Producer: Christopher Capron
Editor: Daniel Brittain-Catlin

: The Mrs Merton Show

Guests tonight are film director Michael Winner and MPTeresa Gorman.
Shown last Friday Stereo


Director: Michael Winner
Director: Mpteresa Gorman.

: By-election Special

David Dimbleby and Peter Snow present live coverage of the crucial Wirral South by-election includingthe announcement of the result and reaction from party leaders and key political figures.
Editor Peter Horrocks ....


Unknown: David Dimbleby
Unknown: Peter Snow
Editor: Peter Horrocks

: Weather

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