Animal adventure. When the children of his adoptive family are kidnapped, clever canine Benji comes to the rescue. Review page 64.
Director Joe Camp (1974. U) (S)
Milton plays in the snow. (R) (S)
Paul and Barry work as guards. (R) (S) (W)
7.20 Alvin and the Chipmunks
The friends search for a archaeological treasure. (R) (S)
The babies travel through time to escape Angelica. Story concludes tomorrow. (S)
8.10 Blue Peter
With sign language.
Shown yesterday 5pm (S) (W)
8.40 The Wild Thornberrys
Eliza has to help out Debbie. (R) (S)
9.10 S Club 7 Go Wild
Today Hannah explores Turkey, on the lookout for a rare monk seal. (R) (S) (W)
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Gus and Verne visit the underworld. (R) (S)
9.55 The Magician's House
In the fifth episode the magician discovers a wayto destroy the evil Black Gold. Cast on New year's Day and Friday 4 January (R) (S) (W)
Po searches all over Teletubbyland for Tinky Winky. (R) (S)
Doodles lets his new friend take the blame for his own mistakes. (S) (W)
11.15 Bill and Ben
The little men look for a frog. (S)
11.25 Star Kid
Science-fiction adventure starring Joseph Mazzello as a lonely boy whose life is changed when he meets an alien in a junkyard.
Review page 64. (1997, PG) (S) (W)
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Remake of the Disney comedy. Herbie, the VW
Beetle with a mind if its own, returns with a new owner - and an evil twin. Review page 66.
Director Peyton Reed (1997) (S)
Today's song is Five Little Men. (S) (W)
The friends prepare fortheir play. (R) (S) (W)
Animated series. Gogol tries snowboarding and Hubert builds a giant snowball. (R) (S)
Chuckie has an image makeover and Angelica invents an imaginary twin. (R) (S)
4.10 The Cramp Twins
The family get back to basics and Mrs Cramp helps clean the barber's salon.
( R) (S)
4.30 The Wild Thornberrys
Eliza must confront her fears. (R) (S) 16
5.00 The Blue Peter Quest
The full-length version of the race to find the Golden Galleon. (S) (W)
5.25 Newsround (S) (W)
The Ghost Hunter
Part two of the supernatural drama. How can Roddy and Tessa protect their friend from the ghost hunter?
This week's episodes written by Ivan Jqnes and Roy Apps (R) (S)
Writer ("The Ghost Hunter"):
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With Huw Edwards. Including a weather summary. (S) (W) 39
Details on Wednesday 2 January (S) (W) 61
Followed by Weather With Isobel Lang. (S) (W)
In the first of a new ten-part series, Trude Mostue 's cat is suffering from a mysterious wound and her partner Maria Lowe fights to save its life. Equine vet Sally Kingsley , now settled in Buckinghamshire, is reunited with her horse
Polaris. Meanwhile, Trude operates on a cat's eye injured in a fight. Narrated by Christopher Timothy.
Director Hamish Beeston ; Series producer Miranda Steed (S) (W)
Peggy presses Phil to fight for Louise. An unexpected visit increases Pat's suspicions about Roy's fidelity.
Episode written by Robin Mukherjee More cast on Thursday 27 December
Repeated at 10pm on BBC Choice (S) (W) 45
Beppe di Marco:
Joe di Marco:
Lucy Beale Case:
A New York police officer is recruited by a top-secret agency that monitors alien activity and soon finds himself racing to save Earth.
Review page 66.
(1997, PG) (Subtitles) (Widescreen)
INS Agent Janus:
In the final episode of the series Jimmy gets broody and Linda questions whether she wants to be a mother.
Written by Paul Abbott ; Producer Nicola Shindler ; Director Sydney Macartney (S) (W) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/lindagreen
With Michael Buerk. 10.25 Regional News
Followed by Weather with Isobel Lang. (S) (W)
A portrait of the musician and actress, featuring celebrity interviewees including Melanie Griffith , Olympia Dukakis , Peter Fonda , Darlene Lowe , Diane Warren , Robert Altman ,
Peter Bogdanovich and second husband Gregory Allman. Producer Corinne Bishop ; Executive producers Mike Connolly and Mike Cooper (S) (W)
First British television showing of one night of the comeback tour, shot at Las Vegas. Featuring hits including Believe, The Shoop Shoop Song (It's in His
Kiss) and If I Could Turn Back Time. (W)
Followed by Skiing Weather (W)
Comedy starring Dan Aykroyd and Jane Curtin. Two bungling alien invaders settle in suburbia but are targeted by an unscrupulous official. Review page 66. Director Steve Barron (1993. PG) (S)