6.00 Edison - the Invention of Invention
Rpt 7960794 6.50 Cheddar Mapping the Mendip Anticline
With signing and subtitles. Stereo .
An orphan has a Christmas to remember when he is taken on a trip in Stingray. (Rpt) (Subtitled)
Shown yesterday at 5.10pm on BBC1.
Animation. It's party time down at Oakie Hollows. Repeated at 2.00pm.
Note: repeats are not indicated.
9.05 Lernexpress (ages 13-16) 6534688 9.25 See You, See Me (ages 7-9) See Design Stereo 6547152 9.45 Watch (ages 5-7) Art
Camping fun at the Playground Stop. (Stereo)
10.25 Come Outside (ages 4-5)
8259828 10.45 TeachingToday Primary Science Stereo 294862 11. 15 Clementine (ages 14-16) SOS la Terre
With signing and subtitles.
Shown Sunday at 10.15am on BBC1 Stereo..
Business news. Stereo .....................
1.00 TeachingToday Child Development 3 Stereo 15572 1.30 Showcase 69912305 1.40 HotchPotch House (ages 3-5)
Shown at 8.25am. (Rpt) (Stereo)
Live international talk show hosted by Andrew Neil. TO PARTICIPATE: telephone [number removed] at local rates; fax on (0171) [number removed]; send e-mail messages to [address removed]; access the internet on http://www.bbc.co.uk/andrewneil
Regional News and Weather
Live coverage of Parliamentary events.
Regional News and Weather
The last quarter-final. COMPETITION LINE: [number removed] (39p per min cheap rate, 49p permin othertimes). Unes close daily at midnight
Game show. With Fern Britton. Stereo.
Theatre critic Jack Tinker and Labour MP
Tony Banks are amongthe guests defending their reputations in a discussion about people the public loves to hate.
Postponed from 27 February AUDIENCE: phone (0181) [number removed] for details ofhowtojoin the audience forfuture Esther shows
Will the long-awaited bypass ever open for business? Last in the series.
First shown on ITV
BoxingHelena. Will makes some ill-advised advances towards his beautiful boxing instructor when the Banks family joins a health club.
Steve's sudden disappearance alarms his friends. Matt'sfather arrives at
Hartley High. Stereo
Two episodes from the animated series. Prehistoric Stimpy. Stimpydiscovers a possible dinosaur relative.
Farm Hands. Ren and Stimpy become farm labourers. Stereo subtitled .
National Brass Final
Continuingthe biennial competition to find the best young musical talent in the country. Tonight'sfinalists in the brass category are tuba player Sam Elliott , trombonist Katy Pryce , euphonium player John Storey , and trumpeters Adam Wright and Mark Law. Thejuryfacingthe difficult task of selecting one musician for Sunday's concerto final are trumpeter
John Miller , trombonist David Purser and horn player Richard Watkins.
DirectorJonathan Haswell The National Percussion Final is tomorrow at 7.30pm
Sharon Brandford , who works on the food counter of a London department store, is the first of two would-be TV cooks given theirchance to shine as top chef Richard Cawley advises her before she demonstrates her personally created recipe. Plus, John Burton-Race joins Michael Barry to prepare a pudding, Gordon Ramsey creates salmon and red mullet terrine, and Jilly Goolden looks at old-fashioned gingerdrinks. Hosted by Chris Kelly. Director Linda Nash ; ProducerTim Hincks
INFORMATION: see Ceefax page
Continuing the crime drama series starring Daniel Benzali
Chapter Four. Neil Avedon takes a lie-detector test to try to prove his innocence on murder charges. But his cause isn't helped by Melissa Griotte 's threats regarding a tape in her possession. See today's choices.
Repeated tomorrow evening at 11.15pm
Theodore Ted Hoffman:
Det Raymond Velacek:
People of both sexes and all ages recall their real-life love stories in the fourth of a series of six documentaries.
Guilty Secrets. Hidingthe truth to save a relationship can lead to a lifetime of guilt. Lawrence tells why he developed an addiction to shopping in response to feelings of inadequacy and how his wife discovered the expensive truth; Stella recalls the 25 years she lived with the factthat her son was not her husband's child; and Lynnette, who was bom John, tells how 28 years of married life was shattered by the refusal to live a lie. Director Caroline Pick ; Series producer
PamelaSmith Stereo Subtitled...........
Followed by Video Nation Shorts
With PeterSnow. Subtitled .........
The anarchic comedy series continues with the League of Hirsute Gentlemen tryingto thwart arch enemy Weak
Moustache and the Drunk in Time team intoxicated at a crucial point in history. Including regularguests Jenny Agutter , Peter Capaldi , Jim Carter , Alfred Marks , Arabella Weir and Stephen Lewis. Director Metin Huseyin ; Producer Alan Nixon
Jill Dando boards the Eastern and Oriental Express foratwo-day journey from Singapore to Bangkok.
Director Shaun Williams ; Series Producer Jane Lush Followed byWeatherview
With Lesley Riddoch.
12.30 The Palazzo Publico, Siena
1.00 Images of the Cosmos
1.30 How We Study Children
2.00 Teaching Today
4.00 Teaching and Learning with IT
4.30 Inside Europe
5.00 English Heritage
5.30 Film Education
6.25 Volcanic Iceland
6.50 What is Music?