The Last Battle for the Universe
In the final instalment of the time-travel adventure Josh returns to the 20th century. (R) (S)
Paul and Barry help out on an estate. (R) (S) (W)
7.30 The Animal Magic Show
A new 13-part series begins with a circus special. (S)
Dil's souvenir from America gets lost. (R) (S)
8.10 Blue Peter - Personal Best
Shown on New Year's Eve at 4.50pm (S)(W)
8.40 The Wild Thornberrys
Eliza finds out a bay is haunted. (R) (S)
9.10 S Club 7 Go Wild
Paul follows the black rhino. (R) (S) (W)
The magical bookbinding gnomes have been captured by Zarlak. (R) (S)
9.55 The Magician's House
The children seek the magic pendulum. For cast see yesterday and Friday 4 January (R) (S) (W)
Magical animals march around. (R) (S)
Doodles is jealous of Squiggles. (S) (W)
11.15 Bob the Builder
Bob wants to go bird-watching. And Travis gets stuck in the mud. (R) (S)
11.35 Prince Valiant **
Fantasy action adventure, starring Joanna Lumley as the villainous Morgan Le Fey, who plots against her brother King Arthur (Edward Fox).
Review page 63.
Director Anthony Hickox (1997, PG) (S)(W)
Morgan LeFey ("Prince Valiant"):
King Arthur ("Prince Valiant"):
Director ("Prince Valiant"):
Crime comedy starring James Belushi. Tom Dooley is a crazy cop and only a police dog will work with him. Review page 64. Director Rod Daniel (1989.15)
Today, The Big Ship Sails on the Alley-Alley-O. (S) (W)
Max finds skiing is not that easy. (S) (W)
Animated adventures. Angelica's in love. (R) (S)
First in a new 15-part series. Paul and Barry find a priceless ruby. (S) (W)
4.10 The Wild Thornberrys
Eliza tries to help an elephant. (R) (S)
4.35 Custer's Last Stand-Up
First in a new 13-part series of the children's drama. To enter a contest budding comic Jamie needs press cuttings.
Written by Gail Renard (S) (W)
5.00 Blue Peter
Today, survival training, plus vet Joe Inglis gives the Blue Peter pets a health check. Repeated with sign language tomorrow at 8.10am (S) (W)
5.25 Newsround (S) (W)
5.30 Ghost Hunter
Another chance to see the six-part drama from Ivan Jones's novel. Roddy Oliver gets involved with a ghost hunter. For cast see tomorrow at 5.30pm
Writer (Custer's Last Stand):
Vet (Blue Peter):
Author (Ghost Hunter):
With Huw Edwards. Including a weather summary. (S) (W) 79
Regional news for East Sussex and Kent, presented by Laurie Mayer. Editor Rod Beards (S) (W) 31 E-mail: email@example.com
REGIONAL PROGRAMMES: these programmes and all regional news bulletins are replaced on digital satellite by UK Today/Tonight, a summary of news items from around the country.
Followed by Weather with Michael Fish. (S) (W)
News for London and the Home Counties.
Presented by Emily Maitlis. Editor Sandy Smith ; Executive editor Jane Mote (S) (W) 31 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Former footballer-turned-television presenter Ian Wright makes cooking more of a challenge than usual as he takes on fellow presenter Lisa Rogers in this culinary battle. Chefs James Martin and Antony Worrall Thompson join in the fun under the watchful eye of Ainsley Harriott.
(S) (W) FURTHER INFORMATION: Ceefax: p 580
Woolley monkeys in the Amazonian rainforest are vital to the biodiversity of the area, but they are also one of the most threatened primates. John Craven meets two women who are fighting the illegal international trade in exotic pets. Director Simon Knights ; Producer Mark Bristow (S) (W) 43
Nine more contestants face Anne Robinson 's questions. Producer Dee Todd ; Series producer Eileen Herlihy (S) (W)
Eamonn Holmes introduces the show which sees nine contestants ready to battle it out for a chance to take part in Saturday's The National Lottery: Jet Set. Plus the midweek draws. (s) (w)
Comedy starring Richard Wilson , first shown in 1998. Starbound. A strange unearthly experience befalls Victor when he accepts a newjob as a gardener.
Written by David Renwick ; Director Susan Belbin/Producer (R) (S)
With Peter Sissons. 10.25 Regional News
Then Weather with Michael Fish. (S) (W)
Followed by National Lottery Update
Action comedy starring Eddie Murphy and Judge Reinhold. When his boss is murdered, Detroit cop Axel Foley tracks down the suspects to a theme park. Review page 64.
Director John Landis (1994.15) (S)
Spoof thriller starring Armand Assante and Sherilyn Fenn.
A A detective-cum-lawyer in forties Los Angeles has an unfaithful wife and a faithful secretary. Then into his life walks a beautiful femme fatale. Review page 64.
Director Carl Reiner (1993, 15) (S)
Followed by Weatherview (W)
Recent programmes shown on BBC1, repeated with sign language. Ends 3.55.
Antiques Roadshow: the Next Generation Featuring young collectors. Shown on New Year's Eve at 6.20pm (S) (W)
In the first of tonight's two programmes, Andrew struggles to cope as a part-time father. (R) (S) (W)
3.15 Brenda prepares for a holiday as a single mum. Last in the series. (R) (S) (W)