From Ascot. Clare Balding and Willie Carson introduce live coverage from this afternoon's card, with starts at 2.35, 3.05 and 3.40. Commentary by Jim McGrath , Graham Rock and Jimmy Lindley , plus betting with Angus Loughran and reporting from Jonathan Powell. Coverage of 4.10 race is on BBC2.
Producer Gerry Morrison
Continuing the science-fiction drama. Aquila comes to the rescue when workmen plan to pull down Geoff and Tom's watertower.
Written by Andrew Norriss and Richard Fegen (R) (S)
In an edition from the Isle of Man, Konnie Huq and Matt Baker re-enact the Snaefell mining disaster and witness the planting of a millennium wood by local children. Plus a look at two Isle of Man peculiarities - smoked kippers and the Manx cat.
Repeated tomorrow at 7.50am on BBC2
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Tonight's edition features a "virtual" cattle fence and a new cancer treatment made from the DNA of the tumour doctors want to target. With Peter Snow and Philippa Forrester. Producer Suzanne Levy ; Editor Saul Nasse ; Repeated next Sunday, with sign language and in-vision subtitles (S) (W) FURTHER INFORMATION: Ceefax: page 623; www.bbc.co.uk/tw
Tonight, in the celebrity culinary show, chefs Paul Rankin and James Martin are joined by actors Jan Anderson and Rebecca Wheatley , who play Chloe and Amy respectively in Casualty. Presented by Fern Britton.
Producer Claire Richmond ; Director Chris Fox (S) (W) 93
Dale Winton talks to Sid Owen about life after EastEnders, chats to Jimmy Tarbuck and comedian Ed Byrne and meets actress Bo Derek in Los Angeles. Plus Boyzone's Stephen Gately, M People's Heather Small and Jane McDonald perform their new releases. The show climaxes with the all-important National Lottery midweek draw.
Michael Buerk returns with the series that re-creates remarkable real-life rescues, including that of teenager
Heather Coles-Bayes who was impaled in the throat after slipping onto railings near her home in Leeds. Stuntman Marc Cass provides a graphic demonstration of the dangers of pouring petrol onto a barbecue. Plus a lorry driver's escape from the icy depths of a fjord in Norway. Executive producer Dick Colthurst ; Series producer Stephen Rankin
Public outcry followed the revelation of plans to house Lennie Smith and Robert Oliver, two notorious sex offenders convicted for serious attacks on children, in specially-built accommodation at Nottingham prison in the heart of residential Sherwood. Tonight's documentary follows the local community's attempts to dissuade the government from its controversial plan. See Choice.
Producer Nick London; Series editor Olivia Lichtenstein (S)
John Inverdale chats to Aston Villa striker Dion Dublin , who recovered from a broken neck to score the penalty that took Villa to the FA Cup final; George Weah , former world footballer of the year; popular Jamaican athlete Merlene Ottey; and five times World Superbikes champion Carl Fogarty.
Producer Paul McNamara ; Executive editor Philip Bernie (S) (W)
Followed by Weatherview
Supernatural thriller starring Tommy Lee Jones and Virginia Madsen. When private eye Eddie Mallard takes the Rand case, he believes his rich client is crazy. Rand claims to be harassed by his dead wife. Then Eddie meets the bewitching Rachel and begins to believe the impossible.
Director Lloyd Fonvielle (1988, 15) (S) Films: pp 56-66 ***
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