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Grandma visits while Mom's away.
6.50 Smurfs' Adventures
The prince and the peewit.
Tales of a blizzard and a rat who came to dinner make up today's double bill.
7.40 Looney Tunes
Fun with Porky Pig. Tweety. Bugs Bunny and the Goofy Gophers.
8.10 Yvon of the Yukon
Willy's "alter ego" is unleashed.
8.35 The Wild Thornberrys
Can Eliza get the courage to tell Shane how she feels about him?
Blazin' Squad and the stars of Celebrity Fame Academy are among the guests. Atomic Kitten, Dannii Minogue and Mis-Teeq perform live on Top of the Pops Saturday, plus news of Liberty X on tour and Linkin Park in LA.
There's a last chance to win a place at the launch of the new England football kit, cartoon fun comes from The Woody Woodpecker Show and The Fairly Odd Parents and there's the live action Lizzie McGuire.
Presented by Fearne Cotton, Simon Grant and Sarra Elgin.
The Saturday Show Extra follows at 12 noon on CBBC channel
Group (Top of the Pops Saturday):
Singer (Top of the Pops Saturday):
Group (Top of the Pops Saturday):
Manchester United visit Aston
Villa and Blackburn take on Arsenal while tomorrow's
Premiership action sees West Bromwich Albion face Chelsea. With RayStubbs and Mark Lawrenson. See also FA Cup replays on Wednesday at
11.05pm and live Uefa Cup action between Liverpool and Celtic on Thursday at 8pm
Introduced by Steve Rider.
1-10 Racing Coverage of three starts from Uttoxeter, the 1.15,
1.45 and featuring at 2.20 the L100,000 Midlands Grand
National. With Clare Balding.
2.30 Rugby League Explosive clashes could be on the cards in one of today's quarter-final Challenge Cup ties (kickoff
2.45). Last year's winners, Wigan, didn't have it all their own way as they struggled to see off Leigh, while beaten finalists St Helens won a thrilling tie with Halifax. There is no room for error now, with a place in April's Millennium
Stadium final just two games away. Commentary by Ray
French and Jonathan Davies.
3.30 Football Latest News from this afternoon's fixtures.
3.40 Rugby League The second half of today's match. Another quarter-final Challenge Cup tie tomorrow at 12.10pm on BBC2. TV presentation Alan Griffiths (rugby league) and Malcolm Kemp (racing)
Comic drama, which won an Academy Award for best make-up and begins this week's Oscar 75 season. When Daniel Hillard quits his job, his wife Miranda walks out on him and is granted custody of their children. Daniel is desperate to be with his kids, so when Miranda advertises for a nanny, he applies in disguise. Widescreen. Review page 45.
Director Chris Columbus (1993. PG) Pierce Brosnan is a guest on The Heaven and Earth Show tomorrow at 10am The next Oscar 75 film is Blood and Wine at 11.20pm this evening Film Trivia: page 48
Daniel Hillard/Mrs Doubtfire:
Liberty X, Phil Collins , Simply Red and Daniel Bedingfield make a star-studded start to the new show, hosted by Ian Wright. Includes the Lotto, Lotto Extra and Thunderball.
Director Richard Valentine ; Producer Suzy Lamb
I Keep It in the Family. Disaster looms as Harry's daughter goes driving. Meanwhile, Tony still needs a kidney donor.
Written by Danny McCahon ; Producer Foz Allan ; Director Nic Phillips
' Tony Vincent:
The Tailor's Dummy. Maureen Lipman and Bill Bailey guest in the last of the current series where a newspaper article drives a fashion designer to suicide. Then the feature writer is attacked by a man apparently able to change his appearance in an instant. Jonathan Creek will be back next year.
Written by David Renwick ; Producer Verity Lambert
Director Christine Gernon
With Jane Hill. Weather with Helen Young.
Followed by National Lottery Update
Harry Potter star Robbie Coltrane , My Hero and Father Ted's Ardal O'Hanlon and Dionne Warwick join Michael Parkinson. Director Stuart McDonald : Executive producer Beatrice Ballard (SJ
Academy Award-winners Michael Caine and Jack Nicholson , alongside Stephen Dorff and Jennifer Lopez , star in a thriller showing in the Oscar 75 season. A wine merchant hatches a plan with a seedy British crook to steal a million-dollar diamond necklace from a customer. Widescreen. Review page 45. Director Bob Rafelson (1996, 15) The next Oscar 75 film is Schindler's List tomorrow at 10.55pm Barry Norman on Jennifer Lopez : page 46
Followed by Weatherview
Roger Black , Graham Poll and Sharron Davies guest on the last in the current series.
Director Ian Lorimer ; Producers Bill Matthews and Harry Thompson
Shown last Wednesday