Lassie rescues a lost dog from drowning in a canal.
Animation. (Rpt) (Stereo) (Subtitled)
Art programme with Zoe Ball. Shown yesterday at 4.35pm on BBC1.
Note: repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Quinze Minutes (ages 11-13) Jours deFete 4817681 9.15TeachingToday Seeing through Mathematics 446272 9.45 Watch (ages 5-7)
The bus halts at the Poppy Stop. (Stereo)
10.30 Cats' Eyes (ages 5-7) Electricity and Magnetism - Electricity Past and Present Stereo 7957773 10.45 Square One TV (ages 9-1 1) Area
11.00 Look and Read (ages 7-9) Earth
Warp-Betrayed Stereo 2354253 11.20 Short Circuit (ages 14-16) Materials and Their Properties - Survivors
6559291 11.40TheArt(ages 11-14) The Art Of MagiC Stereo 4963017 12.00
English File (ages 14-17) Poetry of the Environment
Business news. Stereo ....................
1.00 Scene (ages 13-17) Teaching
Matthew Written by Al Hunter. Ashton 64036 1.30 Showcase Languages
Stereo 41473369 1.40Thunderbirdsin
French The Man from M15 (part8)
15690494 1.45 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) Not Now Bernard Stereo
Animation about a magical bird.
Introduced by Helen Rollason.
Racing This afternoon's highlights from Ascot, including races at 2.40, 3.10 and
3.40. Commentary by PeterO'Sullevan, Richard Pitman and Peter Scudamore.
Also, a look ahead to the weekend's Rugby Union, with England vSouth Africa at
Twickenham, Scotland vWestern Samoa at Murrayfield, and Ireland vFiji in Dublin. Producer Helen Kuttner ; Editor Peter Allden
Including at 2.55 News Regional News; Weather
Regional News and Weather
Nostalgia quizwith Martyn Lewis. Stereo.
Esther Rantzen and heraudience discuss music with DJ Tony Blackburn.
Antiques auction game, presented by Andy Craig , with Jilly Goolden and Eric Knowles.
Herman's Rival. Herman mistakenly believes that he has a rival for Lily's affections. B/W Subtitled .....
Target. When five seemingly healthy top agents are found to have died of natural causes, foul play is suspected. John Steed PATRICK MACNEE. Mike Gambit GARETH HUNT
Purdey JOANNA LUMLEY ,
Draker KEITH BARRON. Henko ROBERT BEATTY , Bradshaw ROY BOYD
Director Ray Austin ; First shown on ITV
John Steed Patrick
Mike Gambit Gareth
Germany has some claim to being
Europe's most successful footballing nation, with great achievements in both the World Cup and the European Championship. So how is it that their club sides have been relatively unsuccessful? Featuring interviews with Franz Beckenbauer , Paul Breitner , Gerd Muller and Jurgen Klinsmann. Producer Garry John Hughes ; Editor Niall Sloane
This week, a preview of the RAC Rally, which starts in Chester on Sunday. It's the final round of the World Rally Championships, with the top drivers still battling for supremacy. Tony Mason and Steve Lee bring all the latest news about the action to come.
Producer Judy Hill ; Executive producer
A celebration of the life and work of Isambard Kingdom Brunel, the world's first modem engineer. Presented by Kirsty Wark, with Gavin Stamp, Dan Cruickshank and Lucinda Lambton.
See today's choices.
Series producer Basil Comely
More vintage comedy highlights with Rowan Atkinson , Pamela Stephenson ? Griff Rhys Jones and Mel Smith.
Directors Bill Wilson , Geoff Posner ; Producers John Lloyd , Sean Hardie ♦ The Andrew Duncan lnterview with Rowan Atkinson : page 16
♦ Competitions and Offers: page
First in a new six-part comedy series featuring Steve Coogan as a different character each week.
The return of the notorious Calf family. Paul accidentally falls foul of the local villains when he witnesses a bank raid.
Post Office cashier:
First prison officer:
Second prison officer:
Woman on bus:
Plain clothes officer:
Paul Merton and Ian Hislop 's guests on the satirical news quiz are writer Alan Coren and television presenter Terry Christian. Hosted by Angus Deayton. Producer ColinSwash
Followed by GRAND DESIGNS Working Principles
Tonight's topic: the inclined plane.
Third of a six-part, off-the-wall talent show, where celebrity guests review new acts, helped by the studio audience. Hosted by comedian Paul Brophy.
Producer Jim Brown ; Senes producer Ewan Angus
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The third of four compilations from the fast and furious sketch show.
Producer Bill Wilson
The No Excuses comedy trio have a rummage through the alphabet in this light-hearted, one-off sketch show.
Producer Elspeth Morrison
Romantic comedy. Stephi is too obsessed with her wedding preparations to take herfiance's
"pre-nuptial anxiety syndrome" seriously. But Travis is not so sure that the jitters will really disappear on the day.
Director David Beaird (1988) * See Films: pages 63-70 **