Hosted by Dermot Murnaghan and Natasha Kaplinsky.
Including 6.00, 7.00, 8.00 news with Moira Stuart (Tues, Wed), Kate Sanderson (Thu, Fri); 6.15, 6.45,
7.50 business news with Declan Curry : 6.25, 6.53, 7.15,7.53,
8.15,8.55 weather with Carol Kirkwood : 6.27, 6.55, 7.28, 7.55,
8.28,8.55 regional news, travel;
6.35, 7.35,8.35 sport.
Editor Richard Porter
Daily topical discussion. Executive editor David O'Keeffe
Followed by News; Weather
The tortoises face a problem when theirfavourite food of Plantain grows in the lion's enclosure. Followed by News; Weather
Gavin Lowe and Jake Robinson mute bright colours and build storage in an Oxfordshire living room.
A woman and her daughter attempt to finance a home in Spain. (sj Followed by News; Weather
Designers Colin McAllister and Justin Ryan scour Warwick for a home to redecorate for a local buyer.
Elimination quiz. (R) (S) (W)
Connor and Michael face the consequences of their actions. Can Toadie trust Dee again?
Repeated at 5.35pm
Donations. A blood donor is forced to reveal a well kept secret to an old friend.
Episode written by Andrew Ellard Cast Wednesday/Friday
The Body Politic. Jessica works as campaign speechwriterfor a friend (played by Shirley Jones ) who is then accused of murder. First shown on ITV
Tlkkabllla A look at boats, rockets and opposites.
Mona the Vampire Double bill in which Mona quells a feline invasion and investigates a "wereclown"
4J0 50/50 Pupils from Scctstoun school in Glasgow and Lochgilphead in Argyll compete. With Angellica Bell. Repeated tomorrow at 7.10am on BBC2
4.35 Ace Lightning Chuck takes a picture of Sparx and thinks he's photographed a UFO.
5.00 SMart The team make pictures from cork tiles, anthropomorphic images of the animals at London
Zoo and ink monsters. With Kirsten O'Brien , Susan Ribeiro and Mark Speight.
Homework helper: page 40
With George Alagiah and Sophie Raworth. Including a weather summary.
London and the Home
Counties, presented by Emily Maitlis.
Editor Sandy Smith
News for Sussex and Kent.
Presented by Giles Dilnot and Beverley Thompson. Editor Rod Beards
REGIONAL PROGRAMMES: satellite viewers see note on left
Followed by Weather with Darren Bett.
The consumer-protection magazine investigates a DIY store that advertises products that aren't available. With Nicky Campbell , Kate Sanderson , Paul Heiney and Ashley Blake. Editor Doug Carnegie ; Executive producer Lisa Ausden CONTACT DETAILS: phone [number removed] (calls charged at national rate), or email via the programme's website: www.bbc.co.uk/watchdog
Laura tells Ian how she will get the better of him. Episode written by Julia Honour For cast see Thursday and Friday
Repeated at 10pm on BBC3 www.bbc.co.uk/eastenders
A joy-ride results in tragedy.
[web address removed]
Alan Bridger Jody:
Dr Yunes Teinaz suspects a plot when meat intended for the Muslim festival of Ede fails to arrive at a London butcher's. Series producer Jo Vale
Cameras follow the Metropolitan Police on a road-safety campaign and an actress is recruited to the ranks.
Director Bruce Lippold ; Executive producer Charles Thompson
With Huw Edwards. 10.25 Regional News
Followed by Weather with Darren Bett.
Then Party Election Broadcast By the Liberal Democrats.
A documentary recording a day in the life of the NHS as seen through its staff, from consultants to cleaners. Incidents captured include a life-saving brain operation, a paramedic rescuing a burnt toddler and a baby being born.
Producer Steve Greenwood www.open2.net INFORMATION: for a free Open University leaflet on the NHS, phone [number removed]
Live footage and off-stage film from the American leg of Paul McCartney 's first tour in ten years, featuring songs from the Beatles era, Wings, as well as recent solo material. Executive producers Mark Cooper and Paul McCartney Macca gets back: page 26
Robert De Niro , Ellen Barkin and Leonardo DiCaprio. Conflict develops between a teenage boy and his stepfather. Review page 61. Director Michael Caton-Jones (1993, 15)
Followed by Weathervlew (wj
Programmes with sign language. Ends 4.50.
See Hear Shown on Saturday at 12 noon on BBC2
3.20 Michael Palin and the Ladies Who Love Matisse
A profile of two American art collectors. Shown last Wed
4.20 Ready Steady Cook