Keith Duffy , Kate Heavenorand Vernon Kay are joined this week by Top Gear presenters Vicki Butler Henderson and Tiff Needell , while music comes from S Club 7, Anastacia and Hinda Hicks. Plus animated antics with the Rugrats, more high-school fun in Smart Guy, and the viewers' choice of the X Men or Ace Ventura. Also on today's show, Andy Critchlow meets some of Britain's Olympic Games hopefuls.
Producers Gail Hendrie and Simon Parsons Executive producer Claire Mundell
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Presented by Ray Stubbs.
12.20 Football Focus The week's news from the World Cup qualifying groups and reaction to England's performance last
Saturday against France. Plus a look ahead to this weekend's fixtures in England and Scotland.
1.20 Athletics Focus
Roger Black brings the latest news, direct from Sydney, where the British team have under a week left to prepare before Olympic fortnight gets underway.
2.00, 2.40, 3 JO, 4.00 Racing Clare Balding introduces live coverage of the Irish Champion Stakes from Leopardstown at
4.10, plus the 2.15, 2.45 and 3.20 races from the Portsmouth Day meeting at Goodwood.
Commentary from Jim McGrath , John Hanmer , Willie Carson and Angus Loughran.
2.25 Around the Grounds The latest team news from today's top football matches.
2.55 Olympic News A look at Britain's medal-winning prospects in Sydney.
3.30, 4.20 Boxing Action from last night's WBFworld middleweight championship fight in Hammersmith, London, between reigning champion
Delroy Leslie and fellow Briton Lester Jacobs.
3.45 Football Half-Times Updates from around the grounds.
4.45 Final Score A roundup of the afternoon's football results and sports news. Producer Sharon Lence
Editor Paul Armstrong (W)
Another chance to see the Christmas episode from 1990.
Rodney Come Home. Del's love life picks up when Raquel moves in. However, Rodney finds marriage is not a bed of roses, and Del decides to give his brother a helping hand.
Written by John Sullivan
Director Tony Dow ; Producer Gareth Gwenlan (R) (S)
Jane McDonald returns with the show that travels the country in search of singing talent. Tonight, five hopefuls from the London area aim to impress the celebrity panel, which includes EastEnders star Barbara Windsor , and join previous winners in October's grand final. See Choice. Director Geraldine Dowd ; Executive producers Rosetta Bain and Tom Guttendge (S) (W)
Dale Winton returns with the lottery show featuring stars of the music world. Tonight's guests are chart-topping group S Club 7, Boyzone's Stephen Gately and former
EastEnders actress Martine McCutcheon. Plus tonight's National Lottery and Thunderball draws.
Director Richard Valentine ; Producer Peter Estall (S) (W)
Terry Wogan turns the spotlight on the acting profession with another selection of outtakes. Including clips from
Ballykissangel, Birds of a Feather and One Foot in the Grave. Director Ben Kellett ; Producer Tom Webber (R) (S) (W) Kitsch, schlock and mediocrity: page 24
Followed by National Lottery Update
Stephanie Hughes introduces live coverage of the second half of tonight's concert from London's Royal Albert Hall.
The post-interval performance opens with a new work, an arrangement of Shostakovich's Jazz Suite No 2 by Gerald McBurney , followed by Percy Grainger 's tribute to Camptown Races composer Steven Foster. Delius's The Walk to the Paradise Garden precedes the traditional climax to the last night - Elgar's Pomp and Circumstance March No 1, Henry Wood 's Fantasia on British Sea Songs, Arne's
Rule, Britannia! and Parry's Jerusalem. The second half of tonight's Prom can also be heard on both Radio 2 and Radio 3. See Choice. (S) (W)
The best of the action from the day's Premiership games, including Chelsea's trip to Newcastle. Introduced by Gary Lineker , with Trevor Brooking and Mark Lawrenson. Producer Paul McNamara ; Executive editor Niall Sloane
Repeated tomorrow at 7.45am (S) (W)
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Comedy thriller starring Michael Crawford and Oliver Reed.
Two misfit brothers seek notoriety by stealing the Crown Jewels and returning them a week later.
Director Michael Winner (1967) (S)
Films: pp 60-64 ***
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