The Father Son Game. Ernie is unenthused by a "father-son" baseball game. (R)
7.00 Bagging the Big One. George learns that Samantha is dating a British aristocrat. (R)
Shown yesterday 10.30pm (S)
David Frost interviews the newsmakers and reviews the papers with his guests. Plus
8.30 News, with weather later. Executive editor Andrew Thompson Editor Barney Jones (S)
Guest Sean Hughes tells Esther McVey why he thinks stand-up comedy is the nearest thing to being a priest. Plus the story behind the giant's footsteps in Abergavenny, Monmouthshire. Presented by Kevin Woodford and Toyah Willcox.
Executive producer Chris Loughlin Comment line: [number removed] (maximum cost 10p)
Live coverage of the 36-hole final of the World Match Play championship at the West
Course, Wentworth in Surrey, introduced by Steve Rider. The crowd will be hoping for a repeat of the excitement of last year's all-American affair between eventual winner Mark O'Meara and Tiger Woods. Plus weather for the week ahead at 11.55am. (W)
John Humphrys reports on political issues. Including at 12.00 News Editor David Jordan (S) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/otr
Musical starring Fred MacMurray
Tommy Steele Philadelphia , 1916: an eccentric alligator-keeping millionaire is outraged to find that his daughter is in love with a rival family's son. Will the cheerful Irish butler and go-between be able to bring the two families together?
Director Norman Tokar (1967) Postponed from 26 September (S) Films: pp 70-78 ***
Anthony J Drexel Biddle:
Mrs Cordelia Biddle:
Aunt Mary Drexel:
Time of the Titans. From birth to adulthood, the story of the mighty long-necked sauropod. Shown last Monday (S) (W)
Pam Rhodes joins members of the Order of St John as they celebrate their 900th anniversary at Hereford Cathedral. Gladiators star Rio tells of her experience with St John Ambulance and the programme visits Jerusalem, birthplace of the organisation. Hymns include All People That on Earth Do Dwell, The Servant Song and Father of All Creation. (S) (W)
The late Jill Dando and her team of antiques experts discover that Norwich, Norfolk, is full of fascinating relics and colourful eccentrics, whose strange collections include spectacles, mustard pots and anything to do with the laundry. But are there any surprise valuations?
Directors Karen Walsh and Ann Wilson ; Series producer Anne Clements (S) (W)
Rolf Harris returns home to Australia to visit a housing estate built with koala bears in mind. Actress
Joanna Lumley talks about her work for the organisation
Compassion in World Farming, reporter Rosemarie Ford meets some big cats, and there's the story of the collie who saved her dad when he got stuck in a muddy river.
Series producer Dale Templar ; Executive producer Philip Dolling (S) (W) CEEFAX: information about the series on page
The Hardcastles' plans for a quiet evening in are disrupted by noises from the empty house next door.
Written by Bob Larbey ; Director/Producer Sydney Lotterby (R) (S)
Moving Out. Emma has had enough of her father's strange behaviour towards Niamh, but what will Ballykissangel's gossips think of her moving in with Danny?
Written by Mark Holloway ; Producer Chris Clough ; Director Peter Lydon (S) (W)
With George Alagiah. Weather Peter Gibbs (S)
Michael Palin is off on his travels again. In a new four-part series he follows writer Ernest Hemingway 's footsteps in a journey across Europe, Africa and America. Palin begins in Spain, at Pamplona's bull-run, then it's on to Valencia, where he explores one of Hemingway's greatest loves - the bullfight. Finally to Africa and the green hills of Kenya, where once Hemingway safaried.
Producer Martha Wailes ; Series director David F Turnbull Repeated tomorrow at llpm (S) (W)
My life as a bullfighter page 19; Programme of the Week: page 85
An Emmy Award-winning episode.
Love and Marriage. Geraldine is unprepared for Alice's eve-of-wedding revelation ... and for David's dashing brother.
Written by Paul Mayhew Archer and Richard Curtis ; Director Dewi Humphreys Producers Jon Plowman and Sue Vertue (R) (S)
The Queen of Israel. Charismatic beauty queen Rana Rasian made history earlier this year when she became the first Arab woman everto be elected Miss Israel. Some felt the move signalled a new improvement in Arab-Jewish relations while others saw it as tokenism of the worst kind. Rasian takes her role very seriously and strives to represent her fellow Israelis whatever their views. Producer Gerry Troyna (S)
Followed by Weatherview
Romantic comedy. After one too many Friday nights with the girls, and constant prodding from her father, Toby decides that she can find Mr Right in New York. Director David Burton Moms (1992,15) Films: pp 70-78 **