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Painting Easter Eggs.
Children paint Easter eggs. Shown last Friday (Stereo)
7.35 Nilus the Sandman
8.00 Follow that Bunny
A musical story about the year that spring almost didn't take place. (Repeat) (Stereo)
8.30 Gadget Boy
Animated adventures with the sleuthing toddler. (Stereo)
Sports and activities show. (Repeat) (Stereo) (Subtitled)
9.15 Sweet Valley High
Drama about teenage twin-sisters. (Repeat) (Stereo)
9.35 Postman Pat
Children hunt for chocolate eggs. Repeated tomorrow at 7am on BBC2
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Body-swap comedy starring
Barbara Harris , Jodie Foster
One momentous morning 13-year-old
Annabel Andrews and her mother Ellen wish they could change places. DirectorGary Nelson (1976. U)
# See Films: pages 54-66 ***
Cookery challenge show with Ainsley Harriott.
♦ Ainsley Harriott's Questionnaire: p 22
Daily lifestyle magazine, with Jane Asher. Today fruit and herbal teas. Stereo.
Karl has a plan to make Susan stay.
Repeated at 5.50pm Stereo Subtitled....
More glimpses behind the scenes at
Longleat House, Wiltshire.
Michaela Stachan and Keith Chegwin introduce clips from favourite Disney films, including Rubber. The Lion King and Peter Pan.
Bride of the Year Lynn Johnston marries David Lonie in style in north west Scotland. With Caryn Franklin ,
Tim Vincent and Margherita Taylor.
Followed by World Book Day Griff Rhys Jones with the best book in the world.
Comedy caper starring
Michael Caine , Noel Coward
Just out of jail, Charlie Croker "inherits" plans for a$4 million gold heist in Italy. Charlie Croker MICHAEL CAINE. Mr Bridger NOEL COWARD , Professor Simon Peach BENNY HILL.
Beckerman ROSSANO BRAZZI. Miss Peach IRENE HANDL. Governor JOHN LE MESURIER
The final part of the Arena trilogy on Noel Coward is tonight at 7.50pm on BBC2. Director Peter Collinson (1969. PG) ♦ See Films: pages 54-66 * * *
Sporting results, plus news of the Irish
Grand National from Fairyhouse. With Ray Stubbs.
Shownatl.15pm Stereo Subtitled .....
The Wildlife of EastEnders and Neighbours
A look at the urban wildlife of London and Melbourne with the help of Todd Carty (Mark in EastEnders), and Tom Oliver
(Lou in Neighbours). The actors meet the wild animals that have made Albert Square and Ramsay Street their home. See today's choices. Producer Graham Booth
♦ Go wild in Walford: page 7
Noel Edmonds with the quiz show in which three teams of two showtheir knowledge of TV as they compete for the chance to win a holiday.
Director Sue Robinson : Producer
Gary Lineker presents the first of a seven-part series which focuses on World Cup history.
Argentina and the Beginning
Gary meets Frenchman Lucien Laurent who scored the first ever goal in the tournament in 1930, and travels to Argentina to talk to the only living survivor of the final, Francisco Varallo , now aged 88. He also goes on the trail of Argentina's most famous player,
Diego Maradona. See today's choices. Director Lloyd Stanton : Series producer
Drummond Challis Stereo Subtitled.
♦ Go for a kick around: page 9
Phil has some difficult decisions to make and George becomes an welcome resident at the Vic.
For cast see Tuesday Stereo Subtitled.
Have You Ever Seen a Dream
Walking ... Is Gary's past catching up with him or is he losing his mind? Life becomes even more topsy-turvyfor Gary when Rolf Harris turns up.
Episode written by Gary Lawson and John Phelps; Director Robin Nash Producer John Bartlett
Spoof comedy sequel starri ng Charlie Sheen
Lloyd Bridges , Valeria Golino
After repeated failed missions to rescue American hostages in Iraq, US president Tug Benson is forced to consider deploying "the best of what's left" - namely, one-time pilot and wild-card Topper Harley.
Unfortunately, it seems that the heart-broken hotshot has renounced violence and joined an order of Far Eastern monks.
Director Jim Abrahams (1993. PG)
♦ See Films: pages 54-66
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Michelle Rodham Huddleston:
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Highlights of today's Premiership match at Ewood Park when Arsenal visit
Blackburn Rovers. With less than a month to go before the end of the season the pressure is on for both sides. Arsenal are in title contention, after their 1-0 win over Manchester United at Old Trafford last month, while Blackburn are heavily involved in the chase for Uefa Cup places next season. Plus the day's other Premiership goals and news. Commentary by John Motson, Barry Davies, and Jon Champion. Introduced by Desmond Lynam, with Trevor Brooking and Mark Lawrenson. Producer Paul McNamara; Editor Niall Sloane
BBC MATCH OF THE DAY MAGAZINE: available monthly.
Comedy adventure starring Chevy Chase
Wisecracking investigative reporter I.M. Fletcher is posing as a beach bum to get a story when he is approached by Alan Stanwyk with an incredible proposition - $50,000 and a guaranteed escape if he is willing to murder him. Determined to find out why,
'Fletch' becomes caught up in a bizarre and dangerous plot.
Director Michael Ritchie (1985, PG)
See Films: pages 54-66 ***
Followed by Weather
I.M. Fletcher, 'Fletch':
BBCljoins the continuous-news station with bulletins on the hour.