Grandpa Leaves Home. Grandpa goes missing after a clash with the family.
Black and white Repeat
Animation about a boy called Jamal and his teddy....
Action with the teenage turtles
MadameEx. Lex Luthor's ex-wife turns up at the DailyPlanet. With Dean Cain and Teri Hatcher. Repeat
Teen pop singer Billie and actor Matthew Marsden are among the guests joining Zoe Ball and Jamie Theakston on the live entertainment show. Olympic sprinter Linford Christie is in the Hot Seat, and Toby Anstis meets hip-hop band PM Dawn in Electric Circus. There's also comedy from Gez Foster, Ben Ward, Richard Webb and Mr Blobby, new pop releases in Hit Miss or Maybe, and cartoon fun.
Presenter ("Electric Circus"):
The long-running sports progamme celebrates its 40th anniversary with a special edition introduced by Steve Rider and Sue Barkerfrom Ascot racecourse.
12.30 Football Focus GaryLineker previews today's Euro 2000 qualifiers including Northern Ireland's clash with Finland. Highlights are shown tonight in Match of the Day at 10.30pm. * See Alan Hansen : page 59
1.20,2.10Grandstand40th Former presenters David Coleman , Frank Bough and Desmond Lynam are among those recalling sporting highlights from more than 3,000 Grandstand programmes.
From Ascot, featuring races at 2.00. 2.30,
3.00, 3.35 and, at4.35the Grandstand 40th Anniversary Conditions Stakes, with the prizegiving ceremony performed by Desmond Lynam and Grandstand's first presenter. Peter Dimmock. Commentary Jim McGrath , Willie Carson. Clare Balding.
2.40 Around the Grounds Racing from Ascot featured on the first Grandstand and the 40th anniversary celebrations continue with reflections from sporting personalities visiting the course today.
3.10,3.55 Show Jumping Action from the World Equestrian Games in Italy, with 25 top showjumpers competing for a place in tomorrow's final. Commentaryfrom Michael Tucker and Stephen Hadley.
3.45 Football Half-times
4.45 Final Score The day's results.
4.55 Northern Ireland Results
Executive producer Martin Hopkins Executive editor Dave Gordon
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Savile Row to the Rescue. Rene joins the resistance movement on a mission to blow up a railway line. Repeat
Terry Wogan , Gaby Roslin and a host of stars launch thisyear's BBC Children in Need appeal. Repeated tomorrow at 6.10pm
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More family teams test their skills in a variety of light-hearted games hosted by Jim Davidson with assistant Melanie Stace.
Director Duncan Cooper
Producer Sue Andrew Subtitled.
Lenny Henry's comic tour of Britain concludes in Dundee, where Simply Red frontman Mick Hucknall joins him onstage at the city's Whitehall theatre. Rikki Park resolves a fashion crisis with the help of models Marie Helvin and Jerry Hall.
Singer Elaine Paige presides over this weekend's lottery draw and performs three songs.
Sean learns it is unwise to be over confident while Max receives disturbing news. See today's choices.
Written by Susan Boyd ; Producer Johnathan Young ; Director Gill Wilkinson
Jonathan Kerrigan and Vincenzo Pellegrino's Kind of Day: page
Then National Lottery Update
The Heathrow-based docusoap series. The airport's pressmen are hot on the trail of the Spice Girls as the band jet off to start their world tour. Counter-terrorist officers Alison and Terry are under pressure on the firing range. See today's choices.
Producer Toni Williamson ; Series producer EdwinaVardey
Continuing the cult sci-fi drama series.
Detour. Mulder and Scully are stalked by a mysterious predator in remote Florida. See today's choices.
With Peter Sissons. Weather
PeterCockroft Subtitled ...
Aftertheir 3-0 defeat at the hands of Turkey, Northern
Ireland were hopingto make amends in their Euro qualifying campaign against Finland. Jackie Fullerton describes highlights of today's action from Windsor Park. Editor Terry Smyth
BBC MATCH OFTHE DAY MAGAZINE: available monthly
Samuel L Jackson
Sparks fly when a trigger-happy cop gets involved with a staid detective and a case involving cocaine-laced cookies.
Director Gene Quintano (1993, PG)
♦ See Films: pages 66-74
Ally McCoist and Fred MacAulay take their show to Grangemouth. Producer Esme Frain
Comedy sketches from Griff Rhys Jones and Mel Smith.
Shown last Wednesday Subtitied.5754661
More witty banter.
Shown last Thursday
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