Cartoon capers. (Rpt) (Subtitled)
Shown last Friday. (Stereo)
Shown yesterday at 6.25pm on BBC 1
First in a two-part documentary looking at minority groups living in regions of China previously inaccessible to foreigners.
Part 2 tomorrow at 9.00am
Comedy, the first of three films directed by Frank Capra. Starring Warren William, May Robson
A gangster tries to transform a fruit pedlar into a wealthy socialite for a day.
Dave the Dude WARREN WILLIAM , Apple Annie MAY ROBSON . Judge Blake GUY KIBBEE, Missouri Martin GLENDA FARRELL. Happy McGuire NED SPARKS
(1933) B/W â¦ See Films: pages 49-72
Mr Smith Goes to Washington: tomorrow at 10.25am
Missouri Martin Glenda
Self-catering on Spain's Costa Blanca.
* RT TRAVEL STORE: for details see tomorrow at 7.00pm on BBC 1
Documentary on the life and work of Australian-bom composer
Peggy Glanville-Hicks , known as PGH........
From the Grand Hall at London's Olympia. Highlights of the pre-Christmas show, includingthe World Cup qualifier.
Commentary by Stephen Hadley and Michael Tucker.
Family drama starring
Charles Bronson , Richard Thomas
1897: when eight-year-old Virginia writes to the New York Sun asking if there really is a Santa Claus, cynical journalist Francis P Church is asked to reply. Francis P Church
CHARLES BRONSON , James O'Hanlon
Edward P Mitchell RICHARD THOMAS , EDWARD ASNER , Andrea
COLLEEN WINTON , Evie TAMSIN KELSEY, Virginia O'Hanlon
DirectorChar1esJarrott(1991) Stereo Subtitled... ♦ See Films: pages 49-72
Including at 3.00 News Regional News and Weather
Subtitled Regional News and Weather
Nostalgia quiz, with Martyn Lewis.
Cookery game show. stereo ................
EstherRantzen on workaholics. Stereo.
The antiques auction game in which amateutfiollectors try to tell the genuine from the fake. Presented by Andy Craig , with regular panellists Jilly Goolden and Eric Knowles.
Producer Linda Clifford
The Witness. Fredo's daughter is struggling with hertelekinesis exercises and starts havingterrible nightmares about a serial killer. Is she simply overwrought, or is she witnessing crimes by telepathy?
The next episode is on Christmas Eve at 5.30pm
Written by Eric Gethers
Lieutenant Patrick Brogan:
Officer Jane Castle:
Pop band Pulp have been making music since the early eighties, but they had to wait until 1995 before achieving idol status with their hit album Common People.
Tonight's documentary follows the band on tour around Britain over a period of three weeks, culminating in their triumphant homecoming to Sheffield City Hall, and shows them dealing with stardom with a mixture of bewilderment and style.
See today's choices. An extended, late-night version of this programme can be seen on Friday 22 December at 1.10am
Director Mike Connolly
Who is likely to fill the coveted
Christmas number one spot on the pop singles chart? Jane Middlemiss and Jamie Theakston assess the betting. Producer Paul Smith
Repeated on Christmas Eve at 1.45pm
The Pursuit of Power
Last in a four-part series in which high-level figures in the Labour Party look back overthe past 16 years.
Insiders tell the story of Neil Kinnock 's leadership and the behind-the-scenes plotting as senior party figures became increasingly dissatisfied with the direction in which he was taking Labour. The programme also charts the reasons for
Gordon Brown 's decision to make way for Tony Blair in the leadership elections followingthe death of John Smith. Producer Leonie Jameson ; Series producer
DenysBiakeway Stereo Subtitled .......
Ruth Mott prepares some seasonal recipes for the Christmas table, including chocolate and chestnut pudding, crunchy cheese celeriac, stuffed turkey legs and pork with prunes in red wine. She also reveals the secret of making spiced beef, and shares in the activities of her village as it prepares fora traditional Christmas. Director/Producer Keith Sheather Repeated tomorrow at 5.30pm
End Game. Concludingthe two-part story in which Mulder and Scully investigate a confusing chain of murders.
Tonight, Scully is confronted with two Mulders and has to decide which one is real. See today's choices.
Documentary taking a look at the 25-year history of topless pin-ups on page three of British newspapers, and talking to some of the models who made their names by baring all.
See today's choices.
Director Garry Hughes ; Producer Liz Warner
Presented by Peter Snow.
The Easy Riders season continues with a western- directed by and starring
Also starring Mary Steenburgen Down-at-heel outlaw Henry Lloyd
Moon believes he is safe in Mexico, until he is seized by a posse. Moon is sentenced to hang, unless he can find a woman of property to marry him.
(1978) ♦ See Films: pages 49-72
Five Easy Pieces is tomorrow at 11.20pm
Henry Lloyd Moon:
Sheriff Andrew Kyle: