Presented by Simon McCoy and Kate Silverton.
Basil wants a traditional festive show.
6/13. Marnie's school troubles keep getting worse.
Continues tomorrow at 9.25am.
-Whoopi Goldberg , William H Macy , Joan Cusack and David Arquette guest in a spoof of It's a Wonderful Life with Kermit, Miss Piggy and co. Review page 80. Director Kirk R Thatcher (2002, U)
I Comic fantasy starring James Cromwell. Babe, an orphaned
Pig, is raised by the sheepdog % Destined for a dinner table, Babe amazes Farmer Hoggett and his fellow farmyard animals when he shows talent as a "sheep-pig". Review page 80. Director Chris Noonan (1995, U)
Bree's first date doesn't quite go according to plan.
Repeated at 5.35pm
Highlights selected by the duo from their Christmas shows.
Shown Christmas Day at 10pm And It's Goodnight from Him: a Tribute to Ronnie Barker is on Thursday 29 December at 10.55pm
Part-animated musical fantasy with Angela Lansbury. Three children sent to live with the eccentric Eglantine Price learn that she is a witch whose powers can take them to fantastic worlds. Review page 82.
Director Robert Stevenson (1971. U)
Weather Regional News; Weather
2/6. Which one of the entrants from the east of England and Wales will reach the final? More tomorrow at 5.05pm.
Simon Nye 's charming dramatisation of Gerald Durrell 's classic. Durrell - who, as a boy, ran around Corfu collecting animals - would have been 80 this year. The Wild Life of Gerald Durrell follows on BBC4.
Producer Simon Lewis ; Director Sheree Folkson BBC Homes & Antiques magazine carries a feature about the programme in its January issue, out now E3.30 The wild bunch: page 20
Dawn discovers the source of the twins' new wealth.
Writer Ben Vanstone For cast see pages 124 and 140 Repeated at 10pm on BBC3 [web address removed]
Deny Thy Father 2/2. As emergency services fight to get into the collapsed tunnel, Charlie and Nick are in peril - and Woody is a hero. See Christmas Eve choice.
Writer Gaby Chiappe Further cast pages 100 and 124
Flamboyant singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright and Little Angels frontwoman Dr Tanya Byron join Dawn and Jennifer for their annual comedy treat, and this year Vera Drake , Chicago and The
Graduate are among the veteran duo's targets.
Director Ed Bye ; Producer Jo Sargent Market farces: page 28
The Case of the Earl ofErroll. A notorious mystery set in the decadence of wartime Kenya is brought to life. There's another drama on Friday at 9.50pm.
Writers Tina Pepler and Julian Fellowes
Sir Jock Broughton:
Earl of Erroll:
With Huw Edwards. Regional News
Then Weather with John Hammond.
Polished romantic comedy starring Michael Douglas , Annette Bening and Michael J Fox. The world's most powerful man falls for a feisty activist - but where could he take her on a date? Review page 82.
Director Rob Reiner (1995, 15)
Comedy with Rodney IBewes and James Bolam. Bob and Thelma holiday with Terry and his girlfriend. Review page 82.
Director Michael Tuchner (1976, PG) They said what?: page
Followed by Weatherview
Horror starring Mike Raven. A sculptor goes to extreme and sinister lengths to make his creations more lifelike. Review page 82.
- Director Ted Hooker (1971,18)
Coast 13/13. Highlights from the series.