Eddie enters his father's name in a contest.
(Black and white) (Repeat) (Subtitled)
Animation. Trevor's flat tyre causes disruption. Repeat ..
More animated neonatal naughtiness. Repeat ...
Animation. The Surfer forgets his previous incarnation.
The Prowler. Fred disguises himself as a masked burglar.
Zoe Ball and Jamie Theakston welcome Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer, who talk about their new BBC1 series Families at War, starting tonight at 5.45pm. 911 and Honeyz perform their new singles, and in Electric Circus Martine McCutcheon discusses her song Perfect Moment.
Jonathan Creek producer Verity Lambert, which can be seen tonight at 9.05pm, takes the Hot Seat, and there's a look at new Abba-based musical Mamma Mia.
Plus comedy from Ben Ward, Gez Foster and Richard Webb, and cartoon fun with Rugrats, Kenan and Kel, and new games and singles reviewed in J:Drive and Hit, Miss or Maybe.
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BBC Live and Kicking Magazine: from retailers.
Introduced by Desmond Lynam from Aintree on the day of the 152nd Grand National. * See Sport: page 39
12.15 The Prologue Latest news on the Grand National runners, riders and betting.
12.30 Football Focus Previewingthe
English and Scottish FA Cup semi-finals.
1.05 Guide to the Grand National
Desmond Lynam talks to trainer Jenny Pitman , who today enters a horse in the National for the last time, andjockeys
Richard Dunwoody and Tony McCoy. Plus the latest form from Clare Balding , Richard Pitman , PeterScudamore,
Angus Loughran and Jonathan Powell. Subtitled Three races set the scene for the National
-at 1.45, 2.20 and 2.55.
Commentary by Jim McGrath , Tony O'Hehir and John Hanmer.
3.05 Grand National Build-Up Thefinal race preparations are made.
3.45 The 1999 Martell Grand National
The four-and-a-half-mile, 30-fence steeplechase marathon, with a record
£420,000 prize money at stake. 4. 10 The Re-run Presentations are made followed by a reshowingof the race and a full check on the horses' fate.
4.35RugbyUnion Highlights of the Five Nations match between France and Scotland shown at 2.00pm on BBC2.
4.45 Final Score
TV presentation Martin Hopkins and Malcolm Kemp Executive editor Dave Gordon Digital widescreen
Videopluscode for 12.15-5.30
Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer present a new game show featuring a series of unique and downright bizarre challenges carried out by two opposing family teams. The action is overseen by Watchdog's Alice Beer, and pop stars Beautiful South and Leo Sayer join in the fun. See today's choices.
Would your mother do this?: p5
Snookergame show hosted by Jim Davidson , with John Virgo. Tonight's guest professionals are Mark Davis , Tony Knowles andJimmy White.
Director Richard Valentine ; Producer
GeoffMiles Subtitled ...................
Gaby Roslin returns with a new series of the show which offers one of a trio of competing people the chance to fulfil a dream.
Director Jonathan Bullen
Producer Rob Clark
♦ See John Peel: page 7
Brian Conley hosts the lottery-draw show, plus a second chance fora luckless individual, and a problem solved by Julia Bradbury. Di rector Trevor Hampton ; Editor Ruth Wrigley Digital widescreen
The Killing Moon
The uniform team suspect that Colin has found himself a partner.
See today's choices.
Written by Douglas Briggs
Producer John Yorke ; Director Ken Horn
Digital widescreen Subtitled ....
Then National Lottery Update
DS Ray Pickering:
DS Jane McCormack:
Sgt Yvonne Mackey:
PC Colin Jitlada:
PC Mary Sutcliffe:
PC Steve Jackson:
PC Sue Chappel:
Ch Insp George Barnard:
PC Pete Redfern:
PC Judy Byrd:
PC Richard Law:
A chance to see the second series of murder mysteries.
Danse Macabre. Jonathan and Maddy investigate the murder of a horrorwriterwhose killer disappears before theireyes.
Written by David Renwick
ProducerVerity Lambert ; Director
Sandy Johnson Repeat
The boys are out of prison and life will never be the same again for Sharon and Tracy.
With Nicholas Witchell. Weather
PhilipAvery Subtitled ........
Extended highlights of the match between Aston Villa and Southampton at Villa Park.
Plus goals and key action from today's other Premiership matches. Commentary by John Motson , Barry Davies and Jon Champion. Introduced by Ray Stubbs with analysis from Alan Hansen and Mark Lawrenson.
Producer Paul McNamara ; EditorNiall Sloane Repeated tomorrow at 7.20am
Digital widescreen BBC MATCH OF THE DAY MAGAZINE: available monthly
* See Alan Hansen : page 39
Re-run of today's Grand National at Aintree. With Clare Balding.
Editor Carl Hicks
Nina van Pallandt
The famous fictional detective
Philip Marlowe is brought defiantly into the seventies as he attempts to hel p a friend accused of murder.
Director Robert Altman (1973.18)
* See Films: pp 50-54 *****
Shown yesterday Subtitled....
Followed by Weather