The Death Mist. Ming attacks Barin's Kingdom with a fleet of gas bombers.
Black and white Repeat.....................
Drama. Repeat Stereo Subtitled ...
Cartoon adventures with the kind-hearted cat.
Cartoon capers from the forest. (Repeat)
Zoe Ball and Jamie Theakston's guests include singer Louise, pop pundit Jonathan King, who talks about the Eurovision Song Contest in Birmingham on 9 May, and astronomer Heather Couper in the Hot Seat. Dr Aric Sigman offers problem advice, there's the usual comedy and cartoons, plus Paul Nicholls and the Backstreet Boys feature in Electric Circus. Editor Chris Bellinger WRITE TO: Live and Kicking. [address removed], or telephone on [number removed] (calls will be taken from 8.30am).
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Introduced by Steve Rider, from Putney, with the toss for the University Boat Race.
12.05pm Football Focus Gary Lineker reviews the week's internationals, and looks at this weekend's Premier games.
12.35 Boat Race The 144th Oxford v Cambridge clash, for the Beefeater Gin trophy, live over four-and-a-quarter miles of the Thames from Putney to Mortlake. The race is due to start at 1.15pm.
Commentary Barry Davies, Jonny Searle, Chris Baillieu and Garry Herbert. Subtitled See Sport: page 40
1.50,2.25,3.25 Racing From Newbury, featuring races at 2.00, 2.30 and 3.30. Commentary by John Hanmer, Richard Pitman and Peter Scudamore.
2.10 Women's Boat Race
A report on women's event held at Henley last Sunday. With Hazel Irvine.
2.15,2.40,3.40 Rugby League Sheffield Eagles v Safford Reds
Live coverage of the Challenge Cup first semi-final, at Headingley Leeds, kickoff
2.45pm. Commentary by Ray French, Jonathan Davies and Richard Duckenfield.
4.25 Snooker Live coverage of the draw for the first round of this year's World Snooker championship on 18 April.
4.45 Final Score News and results.
TV presentation (boat race) Barbara Slater Editor Dave Gordon
Videoplus code for 12.00-5.30
12.00-2.15 (not PDC)
2.15-5.30 (not PDC)
♦ But will my house blow away? See This Week: page 6
5.40 Regional News and Sport
The management advertises a staff vacancy in the menswear department. Written by Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft
Gaby Roslin returns with the first often new shows in which members of the public compete for the chance to make their dreams come true. This week's contestants are a trio of nuns, three ghost hunters hoping for the fright of their lives, and three die-hard motorcycle fans each with their eyes on a Harley-
Davidson. See today's choices.
See This Week: page 6
Anthea Turner returns with a new-look
Saturday night lottery show, aided and abetted by comedian Patrick Kielty. More celebrity guests and games such as Catapult Cars and GiantPinball, are a feature of the new extended show which offers members of the public the chance of a cash prize of up to £100,000 in addition to the regular National Lotterydraw. See today's choices.
Producer Philip Kampff ; Executive producer TonyWolfe Stereo Subtitled ... NOTE: the winning numbers from previous lottery draws are available on Ceefax page 555 or by calling the Players' Lottery Helplineon
# The dream ticket? see page 24
Angus Deayton with a selection of clips of celebrities filmed long before they were famous. An array of stars include Dustin Hoffman heaping praise on a car, a 14-year-old Naomi Campbell dancing about on The Keith Harris Show, a young Arnold Schwarzenegger on Magpie, and a singing Anna Ford. Even Angus doesn't escape, in a re-run of an early cereal advertisement.
Director Stuart McDonald
Producer Caroline Wright
With Michael Buerk.
Weather Suzanne Chariton
Then National Lottery Update
A new feature-length episode of the detective drama starring Warren Clarke, Colin Buchanan
A stranger appears at a wealthy woman's funeral claiming to be her long-lost son, but when he is found dead, amid family squabbles over the estate, the Yorkshire crime duo are called in to investigate.
There will be two more new stories in the autumn.
See today's choices.
Adapted by Michael Chaplin from the novel by Reginald Hill
Everybody's talking about.... Dalziel and Pascoe, page l3
From the novel by:
Det Supt Andrew Dalziel:
Det Insp Peter Pascoe:
Det Sgt Edgar Wield:
Highlights oftwo of today's FA Premiership games, including Crystal Palace vTottenham Hotspurfrom Selhurst Park.
Commentary by John Motson ,
Tony Gubba and Jon Champion. Introduced by Gary Linekerwith Alan Hansen and Trevor Brooking. Producer Paul McNamara ; Editor Niall Sloane Repeated tomorrow at 6.30am
BBC MATCH OFTHE DAY MAGAZINE: available monthly.
# See Alan Hansen : page 40
Former world boxing champion Barry McGuigan , and violinist
Nigel Kennedy are the guests on the penultimate edition of the comic chat show series.
Shown last Thursday
John Inverdale 's sportingguests tonight include boxing legends Henry Cooper , Joe Bugner and Billy Walker , who are reunited with former boxing commentator Harry Carpenter , plus footballer Vinnie Jones , snooker's
Steve Davis and formerworld darts champion Eric Bristow.
Shown last Monday Stereo ...
A rundown of the latest hits, presented by Jamie Theakston. Shown yesterday Stereo Subtitled 92962 71
Followed by Weather
BBCl joins the news station.