Colours (Purple). A large purple flower grows inTeletubbyland. Shown yesterday at 10.50am on BBC1 .
Animation with the blue creatures. Repeat .........
Generation-gap game show. Repeat
Cartoon about mutant super-powered heroes. Repeat Subtitled.
Two teenage twin sisters observe life. Repeat
Live-action fantasy-adventure series. Repeat ...........
Animation double bill with the pups on Biskitt Island. Repeat
The adventures of a boy and his friend the Thundercloud.
Ballet (Jack-in-the-Box). The colourful quartet react to music and watch children dancing.
Repeated tomorrow at 7.05am .....
A quest for the greatest cartoon.
The Traitor. Hawkeye becomes the prime suspect when Taylor is shot during an attack. Repeat ............................
Consumer and business news
Carole Baxter chooses grasses for a seaside garden and Bill Torrance visits a Dumfries and Galloway garden
1968 "New Release". Thestory of the increasingly influential youth culture of the sixties, which climaxed in 1968's street demonstrations.
Series continues tomorrow at 1.30pm
The Recruiting Sergeant. Bilko manages to get on a trip with Colonel Hall.
Black and white Repeat
Kalahari Bigfoot. An examination of the baby springhare, narrated by David Attenborough. Repeat Subtitled ..
Demonstrating howto steam a range of foods. (Repeat)
Step-by-step recipe ideas. Repeat
The team redesign a hallway in Rugby, Warwickshire. With Simon Biagi.
Against-the-clock culinary challenge.
Esther Rantzen leads a discussion on the subject of jilted brides. Repeat ...
The word panel game, with chairman Bob Holness and team captains Alan Coren andSandiToksvig. Repeat 10
Jayne Middlemiss and Jamie Theakston introduce the pop-music programme, including interviews and some of the latest sounds.
Producer Angela Ferreira ; Executive producer Paul Smith .....
Kurt and Sarah are coerced into playing a romantic scene together in the school play. Meanwhile, Drazic has work experience in a car yard, and Nikki makes a protest against cruelty to animals.
Live from London's
Royal Albert Hall ,
Stephanie Hughes introduces the Los Angeles'
Philharmonic, conducted by Esa-Pekka Salonen , as they perform the London premiere of American composer
John Adams 's Slonimsky's Earbox.
The concert also features
Gustav Mahler's song cycle Leidereines Fahrenden
Gesellen, with soloist Lorraine Hunt (mezzo-soprano), and, after the interval, Jean Sibelius 's Four Lemminkainen Legends.
In the interval, there's a visit to the ancient landscape of Finland, home of the Kalevala, the mysterious and magical epic on which Sibelius based the aforementioned work. The
Prom can be also be heard on Radio 3. See today's choices. Director David Stevens ; Series editor
Peter Maniura The penultimate concert in the series of four recorded Proms is on Thursday at
10.55pm on BBC1
BBC BOOK: BBC Proms 98, price£3.99. has details of this season's events
Another chance to see team captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop , along with their celebrity guests, compete in a choice episode of the news-based comedy quiz. Presented by Angus Deayton.
Director Paul Wheeler ; Producer
Richard Wilson Repeat Subtitled .
Living with El Nino
Documentary showing as part of the BurningEast season, in which Julian Pettifertravels to countries affected by the natural weather cycle known as El Nino. He looks at its consequences in such countries as Indonesia, Panama, Peru and Zimbabwe. It has caused flooding in some places and drought in others, wreaked havoc on wildlife and sometimes brought positive side effects. The
BurningEast season continues with Kings of the Jungle, BBC1
10.20pm. See today's choices. Producer Kate Broome ; Executive producer Keith Scholey
Followed by Video Nation Shorts
Taken from the series of short films byfirst-time directors, this work from Minkie Spiro chronicles the passion that five women have for rats.
Series producer Jeremy Howe
News analysis and current-affairs reports, presented by KirstyWark.
Editor Sian Kevill
with Mark Lamarr
The penultimate live programme capturing the atmosphere of the Edinburgh Festival, as Mark Lamarr , joined by co-presenter Peter Curran , brings together the festival's highlights. Tonight they arejoined by comedian Phill Jupitus , who reports on naked performers. Series producer Andrew Lockyer
Series editor May Miller WEB SITE: www.comedyzone.beeb.com/edinburgh98
Sardonic American comedy series, showing twice this week. starring Brett Butler
A Holly Jolly Christmas. Grace finds that her son Quentin's relaxed frame of mind has been induced by cannabis. Russell sends an over-generous Floyd on a cruise..........................
Followed by Weatherview
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12.30 Vibrations 33579 1.00 The
Copulation Explosion 55840 1.30 Given Enough Rope THE GREATS
2.00 Historical Figures 3 LANGUAGES
4.00 Discovering Portuguese 5-6; Central Bureau Portuguese Discovered
BUSINESS AND TRAINING
5.00 Career Moves 7135840.
5.45 Paris and the New
Mathematics 5685579 6.10
Beating the Morning Rush
9430666 6.35-7.00am Problems with Patterns