Teletubbies Count to Christmas Only four more days to go! Then Clifford the Big Red Dog
Charley learns that it's taking part that counts.
Short-sighted Arthur comes to value his glasses, and Francine adopts a new image.
6.45 The Woody Woodpecker Show
Woody goes bowling with Buzz.
7.10 Super Duper Sumos
Stinger poses as Santa and delivers some nasty surprises.
7.35 Yvon of the Yukon
Tommy and Bill enter a race.
8.00 Looney Tunes
Classic Warner Bros cartoon fun.
8.35 The Wild Thornberrys
Eliza learns the importance of standing by a friend in need.
Busted, S Club Juniors and Blazin' Squad perform live, and there's gossip with Will Young and Gareth Gates on tour.
At 11.15, Top of the Pops Saturday features Daniel Bedingfield, Liberty X, and One True Voice.
Plus cartoon capers in The Woody Woodpecker Show and The Fairly Odd Parents.
The Saturday Show Extra follows at 12 noon on CBBC channel
Singer (Top of the Pops Saturday):
Group (Top of the Pops Saturday):
Group (Top of the Pops Saturday):
Previews of Sunday's derby between Liverpool and Everton at Anfield, and Arsenal at home to Middlesbrough. www.bbc.co.uk/football
Presented by Steve Rider.
1.15 Racing Live coverage from day two of the National Hunt Christmas meeting at Ascot. The highlight of today's three-race card is the Ladbroke
Hurdle Race at 2.25, with other starts at 1.20 and 1.50.
2.35 Rugby Union Wasps v Bath The big guns enter the fray as English rugby union's national cup competition reaches round six, where lower-division teams who made it through to the last 16 have the chance to take on the Premier League clubs.
Today's tie sees
Laurence Dallaglio 's London Wasps play host to Premiership rivals Leicester (kickoff 2.45). A meeting earlier this season saw the evenly matched teams draw 27-27, and today's clash is likely to be just as tight.
TV presentation (racing) Gerry Morrison Editor (rugby) Carl Hicks Fancy Grandstand's s theme on your phone? Visitwww.radiotimes.com
The Germans. The final episode from the first series. Basil is left to deal with a fire drill and a party of German guests when Sybil goes away.
Written by John Cleese and Connie Booth Anotherepisode on Monday 30
December at 5.25pm
Family ties are put to the test in a seasonal twist on the popular game show Friends like These. Two teams of relatives compete in a series of nerve-racking challenges to win a dream holiday. Hosted by Ian Wright.
Director Sue McMahon ; Producer Andy Rowe
The headmaster's house at a Devon primary school is converted into a valuable resource centre, while a drab hall in London is revamped in readiness for a pensioners' Christmas lunch. With Nick Knowles and Lowri Turner.
Series producer Annie Heather ; Executive producer Mark Hill
Contestants compete to travel the world. With
Eamonn Holmes. Includes the Lotto, Lotto Extra and Thunderball.
Director John L Spencer ; Producer Michael Mannes The Christmas National Lottery with Dale Winton is on Christmas Eve at 10pm
Some Comfort, No Joy and a Bit Too Much Love. A somewhat disillusioned Colette turns to Simon when Josh fails to make an appearance at the staff Christmas party.
Written by David Joss Buckley
Producer Foz Allan
Director Jim O'Hanlon
Farmer Bernie Walsh:
Dr Robert Hammond:
rThe first in a two-part drama starring Warren Clarke and Colin Buchanan as the Yorkshire-based detective duo.
Dialogues of the Dead. Wetherton CID struggles with an eloquent serial killer whose chilling calling cards describe murders in graphic detail. With guest stars Dervla Kirwan , Jack Dee and John Sessions. Concludes tomorrow 9pm.
Written by Hugh Stoddart ; Producer Ann Tricklebank ; Director Patrick Lau
More cast tomorrow www.bbc.co.uk/drama
Det Supt Andy Dalziel:
Dl Peter Pascoe:
DS Edgar Wield:
DC Hat Bowler:
Dr Sam Johnson:
DC George Headingly:
With Fiona Bruce. Weather Helen Willetts.
Followed by National Lottery Update
Romantic crime drama, from the director of Erin Brockovich and Traffic. A bank robber who's regularly in and out of jail decides to try one last heist. Widescreen. Review page 41.
Director Steven Soderbergh (1998. 15)
Maurice (Snoopy) Miller:
A festive edition, with guests Derren Brown and Avid Merrion, aka Leigh Francis.
Comic clips from the quiz highlighting sporting events of the past six months.
Shown last Thursday
Followed by Weatherview