The Fregosi Emerald. Marilyn is thrilled with Eddie's birthday gift, a beautiful emerald ring. Black and white.........
With Kirsten O'Brien and Otis the Aardvark.
Animation about a cunning and wicked vizier.
7.40 Free Willy
Cartoon about a boy and his orca friend.
8.05 The Raccoons
Cartoon capers from the Evergreen Forest.
8.55 Ship to Shore
Comedy-drama set on an Australian island.
8.55 Bruno the Kid
Animated adventures of a young computer genius
9.20 Charlie Brown and Snoopy Show
9.45 Grange Hill
The series from 1992.
Could Justine's new boyfriend spell trouble?
10.15 Student Bodies
Live action/animated sitcom, in which children create a comic book about life at their school
See Family: page 50
Presenter ("Children's BBC Presents:
Saturday Aardvark"): Kirsten
Writer ("Grange Hill"):
Introduced by Sue Barker.
10.45,1.35 Cricket: First Test Live coverage of the third day's play in the Cornhill Insurance Test between England and South Africa from Edgbaston. New
England captain Alec Stewart will be keen to get his team off to a good start in the five Test series but they face tough competition in the South African side, captained by HansieCronje.
Commentators are Richie Benaud. David Gower , Tony Lewis , Barry Richards , Chris Broad and Simon Hughes.
* See Jonathan Agnew : page 53
1.10,3.40 Golf Action from the British Amateur championship from Muirfield. Thewinnerwillgoontocompeteinthe Open championship in Royal Birkdale in July. Last year's champion Scotsman
Craig Watson returns to defend his title on home soil. With commentary from Peter Alliss , Alex Hay and Steve Rider.
4.00 World Cup Football Focus
With just four days to go until the start of the competition, Ray Stubbs examines the players in Glen Hoddle 's final 22. announced last Monday, and looks back on England'stripto Casablanca and Scotland's tourofthe USA. Plus a preview of the openinggame between Scotland and Brazil in Saint-Denis, to be shown live on BBC1 on Wednesday at 3.30pm, and an assessment of England's chances against Tunisia, with highlights from the Africans' warm-up match against Wales in Tunistoday. With commentary from Ian Gwyn Hughes and Ian Walsh.
Producer Martin Hopkins ; Editor Dave Gordon
Videoplus code for 10.45-5.20 ........
The Erotic Dreams of Mrs Slocombe
Difficulties arise when Mrs Slocombe entertains fantasies about Mr Humphries. Written by Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft
Repeat Subtitled ..............................
The snooker game show presented by Jim Davidson , with referee John Virgo. Tonight's guest players are Steve Davis , Neal Foulds and Paul Hunter.
Director Richard Valentine
Producer Geoff Miles
Eclipse. As internal affairs investigate allegations of police corruption, the hunt is on for
Detective RayVecchio, the one man who can clear everything up. See today's choices.
Constable Benton Fraser:
Det Stanley Raymond Kowalski:
Lt Harding Welsh:
Insp Meg Thatcher:
Det Jack Huey:
Det Thomas E Dewey:
Anthea Turner and Patrick Kielty host the weekend lottery show, joining in the football festivities with World Cup players and a winninggoalsgame. Plus music from Del Amitri , and the regular National Lottery draw.
Producer Philip Kampff ; Executive producer TonyWolfe NOTE: previous winning numbers are available on Ceefax page 555 or by calling the helpline on
Ninth of aten-part police drama. Terry faces serious allegations which endanger his future in the force. The final part of this series can be seen on 20 June.
See today's choices.
Episode written by Ashley Pharoah Producer John Yorke ; Director
Martin Hutchings ♦ Why City planners got it right: p 4
Then National Lottery Update
PC Steve Jackson:
DS Ray Pickering:
DI Tony Baynham:
DS Jane McCormack:
Chief Insp Barnard:
Sgt Yvonne Mackey:
PC Terry Sydenham:
PC Sue Chappel:
PC Colin Jitiada:
PC Pete Redfern:
PC Mary Sutcliffe:
PC Richard Law:
PC Nick Green:
Sgt Paul Dobson:
Another chance to see two episodes from the second series about a pathologist.
Only the Lonely. When a young woman is strangled, attention focuses on her husband. Sam is badly affected by a previous case and finds herself at loggerheads with DS Ross. The story concludes at 10.10pm.
Written by Gillian Richmond ; Producer Alison Lumb ; Director Nick Laughland Repeat
DS Peter Ross:
Dl Rachel Selway:
DS Tony Speed:
With Peter Sissons.
Weather Suzanne Charlton
Only the Lonely (part 2)
Revenge thriller starring
Treasury agent Jimmy Mercer is a man with a mission, and revenge is his driving force. When his partner is gunned down during an undercover operation, he vows to find the ki Hers - whatever the cost.
Director James B Harris (1993, 15)
♦ See Films: pages 59-68 ****
Fast-talking comedy from Ben Elton in the last in the series.
Shown last Thursday
A rundown of the latest chart.
Followed by Weather
BBCl joins the news station.