Putting Angus to Bed
Dipsy is asleep but the other Teletubbies are finding it difficult to be quiet.
Shown last Friday.
7.25 Goober and the Ghost Chasers
Animated apparitions. (Repeat)
7.50 Get Your Own Back
Generation-gap game show.
8.15 Willy Fog
Cartoon voyages with the intrepid explorer.
8.35 Teddy Trucks Animation about teddy bear truck drivers.
The Blue Parrot. Thearrivalofablue parrot causes trouble for the Hendersons. Repeat
Swashbuckling action and romance, the first of atwo-part pilot episode for a series, set in 1755, about life on the American frontier, a place inhabited by legendary woodsman Hawkeye. Starring Lee Horsley and Lynda Carter. Into a harsh environment come ageing prospective trader William Shields and his wife Elizabeth, eagerto start a new life. Continues tomorrow at 9.10am.
Animated antics .........................
10.00 Hair Braiding. Dipsy sings a songtoTinky Winky.
Repeated tomorrow at 7am
Comedy. When US Mint employee
Harry Lucas inadvertently destroys
$50,000 in bank notes, he devises a plan to break into the mint and print replacement money. However, with the motley crew he assembles to help him, his plan inevitably goes wrong.
Director Howard Morris (1967)
* See Films: pages 48-53 ***
SingingContest. Acontesttowina holiday in Florida catches Bilko's eye.
Blackandwhite Repeat ...................
Action from the Scottish Rally, a two-day battle in which Alister McRae , on home ground, hoped to improve on his fifth position in the British Rally championship, while England's Martin Rowe held a single point lead over Welshman
Gwyndaf Evans. Tony Mason and Mark James provide commentary on the event from the forests around Dumfries.
Plus Tiff Needell reports from
Snetterton, Norfolk, on the first rounds of a new racing series, Formula Palmer Audi, devised by former Grand Prix commentator Jonathan Palmer.
Continuing the live coverage from Old
Trafford on the final day of play between
England and South Africa.......... ♦ Jonathan Agnew : page 43
Including at 3.50 News and Regional News Subtitled Weather
Homer believes he has only 24 hours to live after eating an improperly cooked blowfish.
Featuring the voice of George Takei (Star Trek's Sulu).
Black Widower is on Friday at 6pm.
Gerry Anderson 's live action science-fiction series.
The Missing Link. Commander Koenig finds himself in another world and anothertime. Guest starring Peter Cushing.
Written by Edward di Lorenzo Director Ray Austin
First shown on ITV Subtitled ....
Dr Helena Russell:
First of a new,eight-part series featu ri ng highlights from the popular motoring programme. This week, Tiff Needell looks at howBMWsupeduptheirZ3 from the six-cylinder model to the powerful M series Z3.
Producer Chris Richards ; Editor Jon Bentley
A four-part, jargon-free finance series in which Alvin Hall visits four British clubs to help them to choose which companyto invest in and, therefore, to make the most of their savings.
On the Road. Hall comes to the aid of a group of mothers from
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, who have been playing the stock market since 1994.
Series producer Sally Dixon ; Executive producer Robert Thirkell
Professor Richard Holmes traces the history of British and Irish warfare through the centuries in this six-part series. Hastings. William the Conqueror's defeat of King Harold opened the way for centuries of Norman domination and marked the end of Anglo-Saxon England. Holmes visits the site of the battlefield and looks at weapons ofthe period. Director Steven Clarke ; Series producer
MarkFielder Repeat Subtitled ...
The summer series ofthe holiday show is introduced by Juliet Morris , who this week visits Crete, the largest ofthe Greek islands. Meanwhile in Hong Kong, Fi Glover samples the old colonial traditions and Simon Calder seeks outthe
Chinese way of life.
Series producer Liz Molyneux
Joachim von Ribbentrop - the Nazi Who Loved England
Joachim von Ribbentrop, Hitler's foreign minister, was a former champagne salesman who became infatuated with the British. He thought that his connections with the British aristocracy and the royal family would bring an alliance with the Nazis. But when he failed, his love for Britain turned to hatred and he did all he could to bring about war. Reputations tells the story ofthe Nazi diplomat who became Hitler's devoted standard-bearer.
Producer Denys Blakeway ; Series editor
Paul Merton and Ian Hislop are joined bytwo more celebrities in the satirical news quiz, hosted by Angus Deayton.
Director Paul Wheeler ; Producer
Presented by Gordon Brewer.
Editor Sian Kevill
First of a thrice-weekly series ofthe dinner-party talk show with the irrepressible Ruby Wax.
Tonight's guests include actresses Jeanne Moreau and Joanna Lumley , and singer/ songwriter Boy George. See today's choices.
Series producer Claire Powell Next edition tomorrow at 11.15pm
Discussion of political issues.
Editor Alexandra Henderson
Repeats are not indicated. OPEN UNIVERSITY
12.30 Ensembles in Performance
Subtitled 22910 1.00 The
Newtonians Subtitled 35533 1.30
Ottoman Supremacy WINDRUSH
2.00 Heritage and Experience -a historyof Caribbean people. WORLD CUP FRENCH
4.00 The French Experience 1
(5-8) - French for beginners (with English subtitles).
BUSINESS AND TRAINING
5.00 Computers Don't Bite OPEN UNIVERSITY
5.45 The University of Salamanca 9820939 6.10 Inthe Marketplace
7100262 6.35-7.00am Picasso's