With Michael Peschardt and Jules Botfield. (S) (W)
Guest presenter Peter Sissons sits in for David Frost. With
9.00 News, plus weather later. Editor Barney Jones (S) (W)
Rogue Traders's Matt Allwright tries to discover his spirituality, while Alice Beer talks to soul star Seal. Presented by Ross Kelly and Philippa Forrester.
Series producer Abigail Saxon ; Executive producer Chris Loughlin
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Today's special deliveries include a surprise proposal of marriage. (S) (W)
John Craven looks at research that could help fight the invasive Japanese knot weed. Including weather for the week ahead.
(S) (W) www.bbc.co.uk/nature
An episode of the comedy set during the French Resistance. Written by David Croft and Jeremy Lloyd (R) (S)
A Night to Remember. Gladys escorts Jeffrey to his chalet.
Written by David Croft and Jeremy Lloyd (R) (S)
Hyacinth and Richard enjoy a cruise aboard the QE2 in a Christmas special from 1993. Written by Roy Clarke (R) (S)
Cast on Thursday (S) (W)
The curtain comes down on the championships as the last eight titles are decided in Paris.
Coverage of the women's high jump continues from BBC2, along with the men'sjavelin where Steve Backley spearheads the British effort. The nation's sprint quartet, led by Dwain
Chambers, has its best chance of breaking the North American stranglehold, while Kelly Holmes remains undecided about her participation in the 1500m.
In the 5,000m, champion
Richard Limo of Kenya is up against compatriot
Abraham Chebii , a shock victor over Haile Gebrselassie in Paris last month.
The championships end with the 4x400m relays. The US men look unbeatable, while Jamaica defend the women's title.
The timetable is as follows:
4.30 Men's 800m final
4.50 Men's 4xl00m final
5.20 Women's 1500m final
5.40 Men's 5,000m final
6.10 Women's 4x400m final
6.35 Men's 4x400m final
Introduced by Sue Barker , with Jonathan Edwards , Colin Jackson and Michael Johnson. See yesterday's choice. (S) (W) www.bbc.co.uk/athletics BBCi: digital viewers can watch extra coverage via the red button on their handset BBC BOOK: The Autobiograpnhy of Colin Jackson , £17.99, published 4 September
With Jon Sopel. Regional News
Weather with Peter Gibbs. (S) (W)
To Hull and Back. The Trotter family embark on a money-making adventure that takes them to the town of Hull and back, in a Christmas day special from 1985.
Written by John Sullivan ; Director/Producer Ray Butt (R) (S) Fancy the Only Fools and Horses ringtone? Visit www.radiotimes.com
Warren Clarke stars in a two-part crime caper about the relationship between a criminal, a detective and a lawyer, each of whom tells their story from different perspectives. Released from prison three years ago, retired safecracker Geoff is determined to stay on the straight and narrow.
When, however, his son-in-law Terry gets into arrears with a loan shark, Geoff comes under pressure to do one last job to pay off Terry's debt. Concludes tomorrow at 9pm.
Written by Richard McBrien ; Producer Pier Wilkie ; Director Jon Jones
(S) (W) www.bbc.co.uk/drama Orla Brady - Face of the Week: page 59
With Jon Sopel. Weather with Peter Gibbs. (s) (w) www.bbc.co.uk/news
Behind the living room curtains of a conventional semi-detached in Birmingham lumbers a 14-stone pot-bellied pig called Twinki. In Northamptonshire, a couple of goths have their lives ruled by a meerkat called Merlin, while a civil servant in Kent has turned his entire bungalow into a reptile playground. Welcome to the world of weird and wonderful pets - and their perfectly normal owners.
Producer Rachel Bliss ; Executive producer Nick O'Dwyer (S) (W)
Romantic comedy. Six 20-somethings living in north London who, over the course of three years, become involved in a merrygo-round of relationships. Widescreen. Review page 48.
Director David Kane (1999, 18) (S) (W)
Galaxy. Patrick Moore discusses how galaxies are formed with Professor Carlos Frenk , and discloses up-to-the-minute data concerning the origins of our universe.
Series producer Jane Fletcher Rptd next Saturday on BBC2 (S) (W)
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Thriller. A murderous woman assumes a false identity to seek revenge against the man responsible for the death of her parents many years before. Review page 48.
Director Noel Nosseck (1995, 15) (S)