Teletubbies Advent Calendar
The Teletubbies count down to Christmas. (R) (S)
Bert Raccoon stumbles across a chest full of surprises. (R) (S)
Captain Baha returns to get his revenge on Akata. (R) (S)
More arachnid adventures. (R)
Animated fun with the pesky kids. (R) (S)
Yvette is disturbed by some strange dreams. (S)
Katy Hill , Ortis, Trey Farley and Sarah Cawood present a line-up of top acts, including Steps who will be hoping to make the No 1 slot in the charts this Christmas, and former EastEnders actor
Martine McCutcheon pops into the studio. See also
Martine McCutcheon - by Public Demand tonight at 6.55 on BBC1. Plus, Ortis meets America's most successful boy band N SYNC and there's the usual cartoon fun from Monster Ranchers.
Rugrats and Big Wolf on Campus. Executive producer Chris Bellinger
Editor Angela Sharp (S) (W) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/kicking
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Presented by Steve Rider.
12.20 Football Focus Ray Stubbs hosts a roundup of the week's top goal action and previews the weekend's fixtures including, Leeds against Sunderland and Manchester United's home clash with Liverpool.
1.20,1.55, 2.30 Racing From
Ascot, an afternoon of top class racing with the 1.30, 2.00, and
2.35. Commentary from
Jim McGrath , Clare Balding , Richard Pitman , Peter Scudamore and Angus Loughran.
2.45 Around the Grounds A report from the various football grounds around the country.
2.50 Show Jumping Coverage from Olympia as the International Show Jumping championships celebrate their 29th year. Once again a top class field, including members of the British Olympic team, are expected to attend to compete for a place in the World Cup next season. Commentary by Michael Tucker and Stephen Hadley.
3.45 Football Half Times A review of the latest football scores.
4.00 Gymnastics Action from the Braehead Arena in Glasgow for the World Cup final, the first major event since the Sydney Olympics. The competition features the best eight gymnasts in the world in each discipline including, Svetlana Khorkina and Andreea Raducan. The
British challenge comes from Emma Williams and Kanukai Jackson in the vault event and Rebecca Jose for the rhythmic event. Commentary Barry Davies , Mitch Fenner and Christine Still.
4.45 Final Score A roundup of today's sporting action. Producer Paul Davies
Editor Carl Hicks (W)
Tonight's contestants are challenged by top popsters
Steps to perform a dance routine.With Melanie Stace.
Director Stuart Hall ; Series producer Jonathan Glazier (S) (W)
The former EastEnders actor hosts a variety show featuring "Men Behaving Badly" star Neil Morrissey, television presenter Jayne Middlemiss, footballer David Ginola and soul singer Lionel Richie. See Choice. (S) (W)
Dale Winton is joined by superstar Elton John , performing live in the studio, and pop singer Jennifer Lopez. Plus the all-important Thunderball, Lottery and Lottery Extra draws. Director Richard Valentine ; Producer Peter Estall (S) (W)
Duffy is left reeling from Andrew's insensitive reaction to her pregnancy.
Written by Simon Moss
Heathrow' s resident press team await the arrival of Britney Spears while Anita Newcourt prepares a welcome for the Queen as she flies out on a state visit to Italy.
Producer Suni Aden: Series producer John Comerford (S) (W) Airport Christmas Highlights can be seen on Friday at 8pm WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/airport
The sitcom continues as a day out at an auction for lain and Kate turns into a very serious game of bluff and double bluff.
Written by Chris Langham and John Morton
Director Nick Wood ; Producer Nick Symons (S)(W) The series continues tomorrow at 9.30pm
A bitesize collection of impressions featuring a voyage with Star Trek and a portrayal of Jeremy Clarkson. (S)
Followed by National Lottery Update
With Fiona Bruce. Weather Peter Cockroft. (S) (W)
Highlights of Chelsea's game against Middlesbrough and Leeds' clash against Sunderland. Introduced by Gary Lineker. Producer Paul McNamara ; Executive editor Niall Sloane
Repeated tomorrow at 7.50am (S) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/football
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Nick Hancock and the team are joined by guests including chef Gordon Ramsay and comedian Dave Gorman.
Shown yesterday (S) (W)
Followed by Weathervlew (W)
Comedian Tommy Tieman introduces the hugely entertaining
Tony Law and the wickedly funny Stephen K Amos.
Director Becky Martin ; Producer Karen Rosie (W)
Guests snooker's Steve Davis , 400m star Iwan Thomas , rugby scrum-half Matt Dawson and footballer Neil Ruddock. Shown last Monday (S) (W)