The Entertainer. With Wilma away, Fred tries to put in some overtime. More fun at
8.45am. Repeat ...................................
With Kirsten O'Brien and Otis the Aardvark.
adventures. Repeat ............................
Animation. The End of Eternity. The god-like beings Infinity and Eternity seek the assistance of the Silver Surfer
Mudsey looks into another mystery.
Feuding 'n' Fussing
A golf practice session brings out the worst in Fred and Barney. Repeat..
Live sci-fi series about the inhabitants of a space colony fleeing to Earth. Repeat Subtitled.
Comedy adventure. Roger is roped into fundraising activities.
Josh installs a computer to run the house, but when Allen gives it a power boost things get out of control.
West Coast Story
Todd recruits Sweet Valley's strongest students to settle a score with Pali High. Concluding a two-part story.........
The music show is hosted by former Coronation Street star Adam Rickitt who talks about his new singing career. Plus an interview with actor/singer Will Smith
The Script Formerly Known As ...
Uncle Phil is upset when a juror from a high-profile trial is invited on to Hilary's show. Featuring a guest appearance from Jay Leno. Repeat
Introduced by Desmond Lynam.
Wimbledon 99 Live coverage as the world's greatest grass-court tennis tournament reaches the end of its first week. At this stage last year, llth seed Jonas Bjorkman of Sweden suffered a surprise reverse when he lost in five sets to Holland's Jan Siemerink. And Britain's
Chris Wilkinson bowed out to South
Africa's Wayne Ferreira in a four set match thus failing to join Tim Henman in the last 16. Wilkinson has reached the third round on four occasions but each time has failed to progress.
With commentary by John Barrett , John Alexander , Vijay Amritraj , Chris Bailey , Pat Cash , Gill Clark , Mark Cox , Barry Davies , Jo Durie , Peter Fleming ,
Ann Jones , David Mercer , Pam Shriver , Bill Threlfall , Julian Tutt and Virginia Wade. With reports from Garry Richardson. Executive producer Martin Hopkins Executive editor Dave Gordon
Videoplus code for 11.50-5.10.............
11.50-3.45 (not PDC) ...........................
3.45-5.10 (not PDC) ................................. # Wimbledon offers: page
Subsequent programmes may change
Beginning a repeat run of the first series of the popular sitcom.
Desire in the Mickey Mouse Grotto. The entertainment staff at Maplin's Holiday Camp get to know their new boss. Written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft
Repeat Subtitled ......................................
In the last programme of the snooker game show series, host Jim Davidson is joined by guest professional potters Gerard Greene, Terry Griffiths and Mark Williams. Referee John Virgo ensures fair play. Big Break Stars of the Future, a series in which contestants are paired with the game's top junior players, begins next Saturday.
Return of the comic game show hosted by the outrageous Lily
Savage, as portrayed by comic Paul O'Grady. Helping tonight's contestants, as they compete for an array of unlikely prizes, are celebrity panellists Barbara Windsor, Ant McPartlin, Roy Barraclough , Roger Black , Jane Danson and Lorraine Kelly. See today's choices.
Director Geoff Miles ; Producer Dean Jones Digital widescreen
Dale Winton hosts another edition of the light-hearted game show in which contestants attempt to match up partners in real-life relationships.
This week's guessing couples,
Jo and Mark from Devon, and Roz and Chris from Tyne and Wear, are given clues including Winton's escorted tour of the mystery partners' homes.
Secrets are revealed about the partners to be chosen, and contestants on the guessing side are allowed to kiss the four contenders. A holiday in the Seychelles awaits the winners. Director Simon Staffurth
Producer Jonathan Beazley
Simon Mayo presents the weekend lottery show which combines a general-knowledge quiz with two cash draws - the new Thunderball draw in which viewers can win up to a maximum L250,000, and the regular weekend lottery. Director Ian Hamilton
Series producer Colman Hutchinson
A one-off talent show in which singing star Jane McDonald , who shot to fame after being featured on the BBC series The
Cruise, gives aspiring singers a chance of stardom by inviting them to perform before a panel of celebrity judges. Each of the five finalists, who initially had to impress in a series of auditions held in Manchester, is shown preparing for their big moment before the judging panel which comprises soul chanteuse
Mica Paris, pop manager Nigel Martin-Smith , TV presenter Tim Vincent and actress Barbara Windsor.
After assessing the performance of each singer, who will all be giving renditions of classic modern songs, the judges will announce the winner. Director Geraldine Dowd ; Executive producers Rosetta Bain and Tom Gutteridge Digital widescreen
Followed by National Lottery Update
Third of four new detective dramas starring Warren Clarke
Time to Go. When a young man is found dead at a rave club,
Dalziel and Pascoe come under pressure to find the person who may have dealt the drugs which appear to have killed him. See today's choices.
Written by David Ashton ; Producer Nick Pitt ; Director Suri Krishnamma
Digital widescreen Subtitled. 2 713 * See People: page 14
Det Supt Andy Dalziel:
Det Insp Peter Pascoe:
Det Sgt Edgar Wield:
With George Alegiah. Weather Michael Fish
Action thriller starring
As a hijacked train races towards Stuttgart, the world's press speculates about the fate of the 12 German hostages on board. Meanwhile, UNACO (United Nations Anti-Crime
Organisation) mobilises a crack team of field agents against a far more deadly threat. For
Freight 4402 contains a nuclear bomb on board capable of wiping out five million people in a single blast and a madman has his finger on the trigger.
Director David S Jackson (1993.15)
* See Rims: pp 50-54 **
Aki Nawaz , frontman of hip hop band Fun-Da-Mental, looks at the influence of Islam on music and music-makers and talks to singers and followers of Islam in Britain. The programme, which is being shown to mark the birthday of the prophet Muhammad, the founder of Islam, features British-based singer Najma Akhtar (who has worked with Robert Plant and Jimmy Page), black rappers Mecca to Medina, and the mystic order Tariqa Burhaniya.
Producer Aaqil Ahmed ...............
Drama based on actual events, starring
Vietnam 1965: with ten days left of his tour, US marine
Robert Garwood is captured by the Viet Cong. For more than a decade, Garwood decides to play the Viet Cong at their own game and bears the brunt of their cruelty to protect his fellow prisoners. But his release fails to end his nightmare.
Director Georg Stanford Brown (1990.15) * See Films: pp 50-54
PFC Robert Garwood:
Captain Ike Eisenbraun:
A rundown of the latest hits.
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