With Sara Coburn and Adam Shaw.
Timetable on Monday
With Andrew Harvey and Juliet Morris. And at 8.40 Elder Statesmen, where spokesmen for the three major political parties comment on election-related news. Timetable on Monday Subtitled .......
Deputy Leader of the Labour Party, John Prescott , answers callers' questions on party policy, on [number removed] (lines open from 8am). SIMULTANEOUS BROADCAST: with Radio 4
More makeover magic hosted by Oz Clarke , Caryn Franklin , John Leslie and Shauna Lowry.
Regional News and Weather
Consumer Show. Stereo Subtitled .
Regional News and Weather
A duel of words and wit. Stereo....
Continu ing the series of domestic challenges.
Weather Subtitled ..........................
Phil bares his all to Ruth. Lou moves back into Ramsay Street. Butjust who is Sarah Beaumont ?
Repeated 5.35pm Stereo Subtitled .
A Night to Raise the Dead. A storm sweeps the corpse of a person who died from typhoid into a suburban street.
First shown on ITV
The panel identify two more celebrity homes. First shown on ITV
Animation. Mouse and Mole develop a wayto make the unexpected happen. Stereo.......
Looking at objects in different ways at the Poppy Stop.
Repeat Stereo ...............................
Egyptian statues throw mashed potato?
The wacky private eye tries to recover some American bald eagles which have been stolen. Stereo
Comic advice from the worldly-wise teenager.
Repeat Stereo Subtitled .................
With Stuart Miles, Katy Hill, Romana D'Annunzio and Richard Bacon.
Repeated next Monday on BBC2
Shownatl.50pm Stereo Subtitled .....
With Martyn Lewis and Jill Dando. Weather David Lee
For details see Monday ............
By the Natural Law Party.
Snooker-based game show hosted by Jim Davidson. Tonight's contestants striving for the mystery star prize are assisted by top snooker professionals Jimmy White, Matthew Stevens and Darren Morgan. The show's referee is John "Mr Trick Shot" Virgo. Director Phil Chilvers ; Producer
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Louise, former member of the pop group Eternal, presents a run-down of the latest hits from the UKcharts, plus exclusive live performances, pre-chart sounds, classics from the archives and a look at the new videos.
Director John LSpencer Producer Mark Wells
Repeated tomorrow Stereo Subtitled. TOP OF THE POPS-THE MAGAZINE: price £1.25, on sale now from newsagents
Another chance to see an episode from the classic comedy series first shown in 1975. The Harder They Fall. Godber takes up boxing and enters the prison championships. He is hot favourite to win, but Fletcher is given the task of fixing things and nobbling his cell-mate.
In tonight's episode of the sports quiz, Ally McCoist and John Parrott captain anothertwo teams of sporting celebrities as they answer questions put to them by host David Coleman.
Executive producer Mike Adley
With Michael Buerk.
Weekend Weather David Lee
The true story of one of the most amazing prison escapes, based on Henri Charriere 's autobiographical novel, starring
Steve McQueen Dustin Hoffman
Henri Charriere , nicknamed Papillon, is sentenced to life imprisonment on the notorious
Devil's Island, French Guiana, fora crime he did not commit. Forthe next 13 years, Papillon devotes his entire energies to escape and suffers savage punishments and inhumanities as a result, before hisfinal bid for freedom.
Director Franklin J Schaffner (1973, 18)
♦ See Films: pages 52-61
Henri Charriere, Papillon:
Toussaint, leper colony chief:
Neil Simon's comic trilogy, starring
Suite 719 of New York's
Plaza Hotel is the setting for three stories.
In the first tale, a middle-aged couple return to the hotel to mark their 24th wedding anniversary, but the celebrations don't go as smoothly as expected.
In the second story, a Hollywood producer rings up an old flame with the sole intention of seducing her even though she is now happily married.
In the final part, a panic-stricken bride-to-be locks herself in the toilet and refuses to budge despite the pleas of her desperate parents.
Director Arthur Hiller (1971,PG). â™¦ See Films: pages 52-61 ***
Sam Nash/Jesse Kiplinger/Roy Hubley: