In the last programme from St
Mary's there is a chance to look back at highlights from the series and all the babies born during the last eight weeks return to join in some party fun. (S) Followed by News (S) and Weather
A children's talent show hosted by Claire and H from pop group Steps. Each heat features three acts and the winner of the overall final will receive a trophy, appear on Live and Kicking and spend a day with Steps. Today's line-up is girl band Fizz, Bippo the Clown and singer Laura Buckley. And another singer, Lolly, will be offering some expert advice. (S) (W)
In tonight's programme the Kings, two cycling-mad, country-loving Australian ex-pats end up on a shopping trip in the hot and humid metropolis of Hong Kong. And for the Kitchens it's a 200-mile cycling holiday along the banks of the river Danube in Austria. Presented by Carol Smillie. Series producer Richard Pearson ; Executive producer Mark Hill (S) (W) FOR FURTHER DETAILS: see Ceefax, page 617; write to Holiday Swaps, PO Box 229. Bristol. BS99 7JN; or phone [number removed] (calls charged at national rates)
Jamie Theakston introduces this week's edition of the music show featuring the top 20 and bestselling single.
Director/Producer Chris Cowey Repeated tomorrow (S) WEBSITE: www.totp.beeb.com
TOP OFTHE POPS THE MAGAZINE: available from newsagents
A Touch of Glass. Del sees a unique opportunity to promote himself among the aristocracy. But when it comes to cleaning chandeliers his work is not that impressive.
Written by John Sullivan ; Director/Producer Ray Butt (R) (S)
Continuing the new comedy starring Ardal O'Hanlon.
Thermoman's Greatest Challenge. Complications arise when Thermoman is guest of honour at a fundraising party and Janet's dad insists George Sunday be there to meet him.
Written by Paul Mendelson and Paul Mayhew-Archer
Director John Stroud ; Producers Marcus Mortimer and John Stroud
Repeated next Sunday (S) (W)
Michael Parkinson is joined on his talk show tonight by guests including actress Minnie Driver and Lord Robert Winston , presenter of Child of Our Time a new series tracking human development which began on Wednesday. Director Stuart McDonald
Executive producer Beatrice Ballard (S) (W)
First of tonight's double bill featuring Meg Ryan is this romantic comedy also starring Tim Robbins and Walter Matthau. When lowly car mechanic Ed Waters falls for
Catherine Boyd , he is devastated to discover that she is already engaged. But Ed finds support for his cause from Catherine's uncle, Albert Einstein.
Director Fred Schepisi (1995, U) (S) (W)
Films: pp 60-63 ***
Teach yourself Tim Robbins : page 56
Followed by Weatherview
Thriller starring Dennis Quaid and Meg Ryan. Vending machine supplier Arlis Sweeney finds himself taking home the very drunk Kay Davies. They soon begin an affair, but their lives are not as simple as they seem.
Director Steve Kloves (1993, 15) (S)
Films: pp 60-63 ****
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