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: Olympic Breakfast

I Presented by Charlie Stayt and Susanna Reid in London on day 13 of the Olympics. At
8.30, Adrian Chiles and Hazel Irvine introduce the men's canoeing semi-finals with Tim Brabant in action in the K1 500m. Plus there's a round-up of all the overnight action. Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel
Olympic watch: page 34

Contributors

Presented By: Charlie Stayt
Presented By: Susanna Reid
Unknown: Adrian Chiles
Unknown: Hazel Irvine

: Olympics 2008

Canoeing action continues
' with the women's K1 500m semi-finals featuring Britain's Lucy Wainwright at 9.20, plus there's the riding phase of the modern pentathlon.
Also taking place is singles action from the table tennis, plus news of the first women's volleyball semi-final. Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel
Digital viewers can press red for alternative, round-the-clock Olympic coverage. See RT's guide on pages 40/41

Contributors

Unknown: Lucy Wainwright

: BBC News; Weather

Regional News; Weather

: Olympics 2008

This afternoon's coverage is dominated by athletics, beginning at 12.50 with the men's 800m semi-finals. At
1.20 Britain's Phillips Idowu will be hoping to add Olympic gold to the World Indoor title he won earlier this year as the triple jump final gets under way. Plus there's round one of the men's 4x100m relay.
The first round of the women's
4x100m relay is at 1.55, at 2.20 the men's 400m final, then at
2.45 it's the final of the men's
110m hurdles. The 400m of the decathlon follows at 3.00. Plus at 3.30, there's the individual showjumping competition followed at 4.30 by coverage of the football, hockey and volleyball events. With Sue
Barker, Michael Johnson and Colin Jackson. Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel
Digital viewers can press red for alternative Olympic coverage. See
RT's comprehensive guide on pages 40/41

Contributors

Unknown: Phillips Idowu
Unknown: Michael Johnson
Unknown: Colin Jackson.

: Weakest Link

Acerbic guiz.

: BBC News

Weather

: Olympics 2008: Games Today

There were 23 medals up for grabs on day 13, including the men's triple jump where Britain was hoping Phillips Idowu could emulate
Jonathan Edwards 's Sydney triumph. Also, Chinese hurdler Liu Xiang had the weight of expectation of 1.3 billion people on his shoulders in the final of the men's 110m hurdles. Another highlight of the athletics was likely to be the men's 400m final. Elsewhere, British interest centred on BMX world champion Shanaze Reade , sailors lain Percy and Andrew Simpson , and swimmer David Davies.
With Gabby Logan and Michael Johnson. Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel I Digital viewers can press red for alternative Olympic coverage from Beijing. See RT's comprehensive guide on pages 40/41 www.radiotimes.com/olympics Followed by News update

Contributors

Unknown: Phillips Idowu
Unknown: Jonathan Edwards
Unknown: Liu Xiang
Unknown: Shanaze Reade
Unknown: Andrew Simpson
Unknown: David Davies.
Unknown: Michael Johnson.

: EastEnders

Jane struggles with lan's behaviour, Bradley's loyalties are tested, and Suzy confronts Phil.
Writer Jeff Povey This week's episodes are directed by Paul Annett Cast Monday/Tuesday Repeated at 10pm on BBC3

Contributors

Writer: Jeff Povey
Director: Paul Annett

: Rogue Restaurants

4/6. A mole infiltrates a branch of a national pub chain and exposes a catalogue of hygiene disasters. Series producer Hamo Forsyth ; Exec producer Lisa Ausden

Contributors

Producer: Hamo Forsyth
Producer: Lisa Ausden

: SuperDoctors

< New series 1/3. Robot Surgeons.
Professor Robert Winston looks at new medical frontiers, meeting the doctors and scientists working on the cutting edge - as well as the patients brave enough to experiment with the new procedures. In this edition he examines how technology is transforming our hospitals and looks at the use of surgical robots. Series producer Diana Hill ; Exec producer Richard Dale Robodoc: page 20

Contributors

Unknown: Professor Robert Winston
Producer: Diana Hill
Producer: Richard Dale

: BBC News

With George Alagiah. Regional News
Then Weather with Philip Avery.

Contributors

Unknown: George Alagiah.
Unknown: Philip Avery.

: The Man Who Cycled the World

4/4. Mark Beaumont celebrates his 25th birthday in Los Angeles, but suffers a crash and a mugging.
First shown on BBC2 Scotland

Contributors

Unknown: Mark Beaumont

: Ace Ventura: Pet Detective

I Madcap comedy starring Jim Carrey , Courteney
Cox and Sean Young. Eccentric investigator Ace Ventura is hired to discover who is behind the kidnapping of the Miami Dolphins football team mascot, a dolphin called Snowflake, just a week before the Super Bowl. Review page 50.
Director Tom Shadyac (1993,12) Followed by Holiday Weather <s)

Contributors

Unknown: Jim Carrey
Unknown: Sean Young.
Unknown: Ace Ventura
Director: Tom Shadyac

: BBC News

: Olympics 2008

Colin Jackson and Phil Jones present live athletics coverage, featuring the men's 50km walk with world record holder
Denis Nizhegorodov favourite to win the title. As the decathlon enters its final day, there is coverage here of three disciplines - the 100m hurdles at 2.00, the discus at 3.05, and the pole vault at 5.55. Plus action from the semi-finals of the women's singles table tennis, the men's volleyball, the women's modern pentathlon and the men's taekwondo.
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 40/41

Contributors

Unknown: Colin Jackson
Unknown: Phil Jones
Unknown: Denis Nizhegorodov








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