With Paul Burden. At 6.02 News:
6.12 Financial markets; 6.15,6.35
Business news: 6.27,6.57 Regional news; 6.30 Sport; 6.55 Weather.
With Jeremy Bowen and Sophie Raworth. At 7.00, 8.00 Main news, with summaries every half-hour; 7.25,7.55,8.25,8.55 Weather, Regional news, Travel; 7.32,
8.32 Sport; 7.40 Business.
Two women who have recently lost weight are given a new look.
This week Mark Curry and the design team visit Stoke-on-Trent.
Topical debate. Stereo Subtitled .
Cookery challenge show with Ainsley Harriott.
Consumer advice. Stereo Subtitled.
Including at 11.00 News Regional News and Weather
The interior-design team transform a lounge in Birmingham. Stereo .....
Regional News and Weather 8
Weekday elimination quiz.
Weather Subtitled ...........................
Ruth and Philip's reconciliation is on hold. Repeated at 5.35pm Stereo Subtitled.
A spate of car thefts in San Francisco leads to suspicions of police corruption. (Repeat)
More glimpses behind the scenes at Longleat House, Wiltshire. Paul Heiney leamstheartofriverweeding. Stereo .
Charlie and Whyfind outabout horses. Repeat
Animated series based on Enid Blyton 's The
WishingChair books. Stereo .....
Badgertries to set records with potatoes. Simon Bodger ANDYCUNNINGHAM, Mrs Bobbins JO WARNE. MrTucknott BILL THOMAS.
Mousey JANE BASSETT
Written by Andy Cunningham Stereo.....
US comedy about a lively young boy. Repeat Subtitled ........
More archive records. With Cheryl Baker , Kriss Akabusi. Repeated Wednesday at 8am on BBC2
The champion dog from this year's Crufts visits the studio.
With Stuart Miles, Katy Hill, Richard Bacon and Konnie Huq.
Repeated tomorrow at 8am on BBC2
Shown at 1.45pm Stereo Subtitled .....
Martyn Lewis and Moira Stuart. Weather PeterCockroft
Comprehensive regional news, with live reports and interviews on the issues affecting the South East. Regular presenters are Gwenan Edwards and Mike Embley.
Including weather, and sports reports from Rob Curling. EditorJaneMote Subtitled ............
The quiz show presented by Noel Edmonds , in which three teams of two demonstrate their television knowledge over eight rounds, as they compete forthe chance to win a holiday. Director Sue Robinson ; Producer
The current-affairs magazine, presented by Juliet Morris. Antiques Rogue Show: the KnockerBoys. Inthe second of a two-part investigation into the antiques trade, Chris Choi reveals the methods employed by conmen - known as knocker boys - who trick people into virtually giving away valuable family heirlooms. Also,
Wendy Robbins reports from Gateshead on the growing pressures placed on schoolboyfootballers.
Series producer Patrick Younge ; Editor
Mary's birthday celebrations don't go as planned. Conor is suspicious of Mark's intentions. For cast see Tuesday Stereo
Continuing the new series of the comedy.
When Two Worlds Collide
Gary is trapped in the forties when Duckett's Passage is closed by an unexploded bomb. See today's choices.
Episode written by Gary Lawson and John Phelps ; Director Terry Kinane ; Producer John Bartlett
# How I created.... Gary Sparrow: page
With Peter Sissons.
Regional News; Weather
Concluding the series that takes a glimpse behind the scenes at Blackpool Pleasure Beach.
Deputy manager Keith Allen tries to set a new takings record as the crowds flock to Blackpool. See today's choices.
Director Todd Austin ; Series producer
With the government encouraging more mothers to go out to work, Panorama investigates the quality of care on offerto children of working parents who cannot afford the high fees usually associated with good childcare. Reporter Sarah Powell asks if the forthcoming national childcare strategywill improve the standards of care available.
Producer Rupert Parker ; Editor
NOTE: as Panorama istopical and likely to react to events in the news, its subject matter may change
Return of the sports show that mixes interviews, insights and topical features presented by John Inverdale. Tonight's studio guests include flamboyant tennis star llie Nastase and former world heavyweight boxing champion Joe Frazier. There's also a feature on Marvin Hagler , the former world middleweight boxingchampion who has embarked on an acting career. Producer Paul Davies : Editor Philip Bernie
* See This Week: page 6
Films under review include the Oscar-nominated As Good As It
Gets, starring Jack Nicholson , Wag the Dog, with Robert De Niro and Dustin Hoffman , and The Man in the Iron Mask. Also tonight, Ralph Fiennes talks to Tom Brook about his role in the film, Oscar and Lucinda.
Director Alice Feinstein ; Producer
Bruce Thompson Repeated on Saturday. BBC2 Stereo
Mystery featuring an all-star cast including
Robert Duvall , Laurence Olivier It is 1891: after being lured to Vienna for treatment for his cocaine addiction,
Sherlock Holmes becomes involved in another mysterious case.
Director Herbert Ross (1976, 15) * See Films: pages 56-62 *
Followed by Weather
Baron von Leinsdorf:
BBCl joins the continuous-news station with bulletins on the hour.