Wake up to news of all that's Deen happening during the past few hours, with Sonia Deol and Ben Geoghegan in London and Adrian Chiles ,
Clare Balding and guest Michael Johnson in Beijing. Simulcast on the BBC HD channel
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t's the second day of finals it Shunyi with six British rowing crews expected to be m action from 8.30 and the women's lightweight double sculls final, which is followed by the men's lightweight double sculls final and the men's lightweight four final.
At 10.05 Rebecca Romero reaches for the heights in cycling where she is the current world individual pursuit champion. Also in action are British world sprint champions Victoria Pendleton and Chris Hoy and the world champion British team pursuit squad led by Bradley Wiggins.
At 12.00 athletics coverage begins, which includes the first of the women's 100m semi-finals, round one of the women's 400m hurdles, women's
400m semi-finals at 2.00, women's steeplechase final at
2.30, the women's triple jump final at 2.35 and the women's 100m final at 3.30. Sue
Barker, Michael Johnson and Colin Jackson present. Simulcast on the BBC HD channel 0 Digital viewers press red for alternative coverage. See RT's guide pages 36/37
4.45 PM Lifeline A campaign for the Cued Speech Association UK (registered charity 279523).
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Aled Jones returns to his home town of Bangor to present highlights from this year's series. Hymns include Crown Him with Many Crowns and Lord of Every Shining Constellation.
The Boy Friend. Hyacinth tries for a part in Emmet's musical production.
Of Passion and Pizza. Mervyn is deeply in love, but he lacks the courage to tell the object of his desire. Writer Roy Clarke; Director/Producer Alan JW Bell
PCs Ken Kitson,:
With Mishal Husain. Regional News
Then Weather with Dan Corbett. IS)
Highlights from the ninth day of competition in Beijing. Introduced by Gabby Logan.
Producer Richard Carr ; Editor Alastair Mcintyre
Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel
rNew series 1/3. A 2,000 mile voyage across the Pacific, which sees Kate Humble joined by a team of 30 top natural history film-makers and deep water marine biologists. Tonight, she explores some of the most intact Second World War shipwrecks. Series producer Dale Templar ; Exec producer Tim Martin The Inside Story: page 66
2/3. Man-Made Britain. A look at how some of our greenest, most natural-seeming landscapes have in fact been shaped and moulded by humans, from the scars of ancient settlements to suburban splatter and sprawl, from medieval farming to farming by satellite. Britain from Above: The Land follows on BBC2.
Director Mark Radice ; Executive producer Nick Catliff
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With Mishal Husain.
Then Weather with Philip Avery.
Simon Cowell , Pete Doherty , the Spice Girls, Ant and Dec, Britney Spears, Russell Brand, Dannii Minogue and Peter Kay in the days before they became household names. Alex Zane presents.
Producer Helen Tumbridge
- Multi-stranded romantic comedy drama starring
Ewan McGregor and Sophie Okonedo , following a group of dysfunctional Londoners and their often strained relationships. Review page 46.
Director/Producer Ed Blum (2006, 15)
Followed by Weatherview IS)
Clare Balding is joined by Phil Jones and Colin Jackson for live coverage of the tenth day of competition. The session gets under way with athletics at the National Stadium from 2.00, during which the first round of the men's 400m takes place. Then from 3.00, coverage is shared between the women's triathlon and athletics.
World champion Helen Tucker and Hollie Avil are Britain's triathlon representatives. Finally there's beach volleyball at 5.15, where the men's event has reached the quarter-final stage. Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel
Digital viewers can press red for alternative Olympic coverage from Beijing. See RT's comprehensive guide on pages 36/37