Herman gets a surprise when he buys Marilyn a car.
(Black and white) (Repeat)
With Kirsten O'Brien and Otis the Aardvark.
Presenter ("Planet Saturday"):
Animation. A chip pan catches fire.
Animation. The Surfer looks for the universal library.
Fred goes to night school in an effort to better himself.
Live action series about the inhabitants of a space colony forced to flee to earth on a derelict space station.
Comedy adventure. Lambkin is suffering from low self-esteem, while Roger is made a member of Mr Jones's golf club.
Sci-fi series about a teenage alien on earth.
Robbie and Josh try to get Allen enrolled in their school.
Live action drama about life in a California town. A handsome new student arrives at the school.
Boy band 911 take over the reins of the pop magazine which today features Jamie Theakston talking to Martine McCutcheon about her debut single Perfect Moment.
Dougie Donnelly introduces coverage of the penultimate session in the second semi-final at the Crucible. Commentary is provided byCliveEverton, Ray Edmonds , Dennis Taylor , John Virgo , Willie Thorne and John Parrott
Introduced by Steve Riderfrom Wembley.
12.20 Football Focus GaryLineker assesses the crucial FA Premiership title-race and relegation issues.
1.05, 1.35, 2.05 Racing A three-race card from Haydock Park mixingflat and jump action. National hunt races get underway at 1.10 and 1.40, while the featured flat race is at 2.10. Commentary from Jim McGrath , Richard Pitman , Peter Scudamore and Clare Balding.
1.20 News Roundup Updates on the big stories including semi-final news from the snooker world championship.
1.20,1.50,2.20 Rugby League Leeds Rhinos v London Broncos
Live coverage from Wembley Stadium of the Challenge Cup final (kickoff 2.45). Favourites Leeds, who have lifted the trophy ten times, staged a tremendous comeback in their semi-final against Bradford Bulls, while London secured theirfirst-everfinal appearance with a dramatic injury-timetryto defeat
Castleford. Commentary is provided by Ray French , with analysis from Jonathan Davies , Joe Lydon and John Monie.
4.40 Final Score Today's results, with news and comment from the FA Premiership. TV presentation (rugby league) Malcolm Kemp EditorCarl Hicks
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The Smiths from Essex meet the Greens from Derby in the wacky game show hosted by Vie Reeves and Bob Mortimer. Alice Beer oversees the challenges which tonight include breakdancing and impersonating singer Cher. Director John L Spencer ; Producer Lisa Clark Digital widescreen # Caught in the double act: p24
Guest professionals on the snooker game show tonight are Nigel Bond , Stephen Hendryand Terry Murphy. Presented by Jim Davidson , with John Virgo.
Director Richard Valentine ; Producer
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Gaby Roslin helps to realise more dreams as three fitness fanatics compete to win a trip to California's "muscle beach" and a trio of budding beauticians vie to become make-up artist
Ruby Hammer's assistant. Also tonight three youngsters try to win atripto Utah, USA, and boy band Westlife visit the studio.
Director Jonathan Bullen ; Producer Rob Clark Digital widescreen Subtitled ....
Brian Conley hosts the lottery-draw show. With Julia Bradbury. Director Trevor Hampton ; Editor Ruth Wrigley Digital widescreen Subtitled .....
Someone to Watch over Me. A stakeout is mounted to foil an armed robbery on a post office.
Written by Tony Jordan : Producer John Yorke Director Terry McDonough
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Then National Lottery Update
DI Tony Baynham:
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Beginning a three part drama, starring Paul Nicholls and Gina McKee.
Daniel, a professional actor, arrives in a North Devon village to play Jesus in a production of the Passion play. His presence draws a lot of attention - not least from the happily married Ellie. Continues tomorrow at 9pm. See today's choices.
A passion for Paul: page 6
A one-off comedy quiz, hosted by Angus Deayton , first shown as part of Comic Relief night. Plus Davina McCall with an update on the amount raised by the appeal. Producer Jon Rowlands
DONATIONS: to [address removed] Cheques should be made payable to Comic Relief 99
With Peter Sissons. Weather
Desmond Lynam with action from today's FA Premiership programme including extended highlights of Chelsea's clash with Everton. Commentary by John Motson , Barry Davies and Tony Gubba. With Alan Hansen and Mark Lawrenson.
Producer Paul McNamara ; Editor Niall Sloane Repeated tomorrow at8.10am
Digital widescreen Subtitled. * See Alan Hansen : page 43
Stand-up comedy and sketches. Shown last Thursday
In 1973 a US army sergeant escorts a fellow soldier s body to its final resting place. But strange things happen on thejourney.
Director Henry Jaglom (1977)
* See Films: pages 54-61 *
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