Presented by Susanna Reid and Charlie Stayt. Including
NewsWatch at 7.45.
Matt Dawson faces his food heaven or hell. 7ZBBC MAGAZINES: Good Food. E3.20; Olive, £3.40, both out monthly
1/3; series two. The Big Freeze Nigella prepares dishes that can be frozen until needed, including pumpkin and sweet potato soup, mincemeat pies, and a lamb and date tagine.
Preview of the weekend's Premier League fixtures.
Press red 2.30-6pm for football news and results, and 6am-12.15pm for
Mark Lawrenson 's his predictions and interviews (limited availability on Freeview)
Live coverage of the opening day of the UK championship at the Telford International Centre as Shaun Murphy begins the defence of his title. Hazel Irvine presents with Steve Davis and John Parrott. Further coverage at 4.30pm on BBC2.
Press red for live coverage from a choice of tables from 1pm until end of play (limited availability on Freeview) What Stuart Hall will be watching: page 41
Barbarians v New Zealand
Live coverage from Twickenham, where the All Blacks conclude their European tour with a match against the Baa-Baas (kick-off
2.30). With John Inverdale , and commentary by Eddie Butler and Brian Moore.
Press red 6am-2pm for highlights of a classic Barbarians v New Zealand encounter (not Freeview)
Gabby Logan presents this afternoon's results.
9/11. Caprice, Ben Clarke, Martin Roberts and Verity Rushworth join team captains Austin Healey and Joe Swash. (S) Simulcast on the BBC HD channel
11/13; series two. The Witch's Quickening. Many have lost their lives trying to reclaim a magical relic locked in the vaults of Camelot. But ruthless warlock Alvarr intends to succeed where others failed.
Writer Jake Michie ; Executive producers Johnny Capps , Julian Murphy Director Alice Troughton Rptd tomorrow 7pm on BBC3 Merlin: Secrets and Magic is tomorrow at 7.45pm on BBC3
Voice of the Dragon:
Five couples compete for a coveted place in the semi-final under the scrutiny of renowned former prima ballerina Darcey Bussell , who joins the judging panel. The results show is at 9.40pm.
Series producer Liz Foley ; Executive producer Sam Donnelly Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel
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Dancing queen: page 10; Best foot forward: page 15
As Others See Us. Ruth is shocked when a face from her past turns up in the department.
Polly struggles to come to terms with recent events.
Writer Mark Cairns ; Producer Rebecca Hedderly
Director David O'Neill
Kathleen Dixie Dixon:
5/8. Simon Cowell and Anne Robinson prepare to do battle, Ant and Dec get lost in the jungle, and Gordon Ramsay makes his CBeebies debut.
Director Angie de Chastelai Smith ; Producer Richard Webb
Angie de Chastelai
There's a musical treat from superstar Bette Midler , as the couples learn who will face the the dance-off and the judges' final decision. Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel
With Kate Silverton.
Then Weather with Rob McElwee.
Man City entertain fellow big spenders Chelsea, while West Ham welcome Man Utd to Upton Park. Producer Kelly Faulkner ; Editor Andrew Clement
Repeated tomorrow at 7.30am bbc.co.uk/football
Followed by National Lottery Update
Featuring Queens Park Rangers v Middlesbrough. Producers Chris Downham and Paul Redman
Editor Charles Balchin
Press red 3.15am-12 noon tomorrow for all the goals, round-up and debate from the Football League (limited availability on Freeview)
Gordon Ramsay and Reese Witherspoon. Shown yesterday Followed by Weatherview