Animation about a small boy's friendship with a spider. (Repeat)
BlackberryPicking. Po watches children pick blackberries.
Shown yesterday at 10.40am .............
Another magical adventure
Animated tales ofthe little blue people. Repeat
Shown yesterday 4.35pm BBCl Subtitled.
Concludingthe animated superhero story. Repeat Subtitled.
Final episode ofthe children's drama. Everyone tries to decide whatwill be best for Sara's future.
Written by Brigitte Aymard Repeat Subtitled.
Last of the fantasy-adventure series about a telepathic girl fromtheocean. Repeat ..................
Double bill of adventure from Biskitt Island. Repeat .........
More animated weather stories. Repeat
Fancy Dress. Tinky
Winky finds a crown and becomes a king. Repeated on Monday ........................
Continuing the questto find the greatest cartoon of all time......................
Vengeance Is Mine. Taylor's scheme to capture the wife of a brutal Huron chief goes dangerously wrong. Repeat.
Consumer and business reports...
In the last episode of the gardening series, Jim McColl looks at late-flowering herbaceous plants and the Hit Squad transform a high-school courtyard..
1979- God Fights Back. The overth row of the Shah and the return to Tehran of Ayatollah Khomeini triggered a fundamentalist revival, segregation and traditional punishments that stretched farbeyondlran. Repeat Subtitled.
Bilko tries to launch a soldier's movie career.
(Black and white) (Repeat)
Lost Lakes of the Pacific: a Dive Into the Unknown. A look at the coral reefs and shark-infested areas of the tropical Pacific. Narrated by David Attenborough.
Banana fritters and banana in coconut milk. (Repeat)
The team create a romantic bedroom in a terraced house. Repeat
Cookery challenge. Repeat
Esther Rantzen talks to parents about living with a gifted child. Repeat .
The word panel game. Repeat
A double bill of animated comedy.
The Simpsons Christmas
Special: Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire. Homer hopes to earn some extra cash as Father Christmas
And at 6.15 DogofDeath
The family finances are strained when Santa's Little Helper needs veterinarytreatment Repeat Subtitled Videopluscodefor
5.55-6.40 (not PDC)
The Cloud Minders. The
Enterprise crew, appalled by the exploitation of slaves who work in the mines of Stratos City, undertake a mercy mission.
Repeat Subtitled ..................
Featuring a preview of tomorrow's NatWest Trophy final between Derbyshire and Lancashire. Presented by David Gower , with David Lloyd.
Producer Phil Bigwood
The offbeat countryside guide continues with Brian Keenan taking a walk along Ireland's west coast. Pete McCarthy explores the history of the tent and Shauna Lowry travels to the New Forest in search of ants.
Plus six volunteers take up the CountryTracks challenge to spend a week in the British wilderness with no food or shelter.
Series producer Sarah Rowlands
Alan Tichmarshis harvesting and storing potatoes and onions at
Barleywood, and replants his tub pool. At King's Heath Park in Birmingham, Gay Search sees howthe gardens of designers John Brookes , Bonita Bulaitis and Dan Pearson have progressed. See today's choices. Series producerColette Foster; Executive producer Tony Laryea BBC MAGAZINE: Gardeners ' World is available from newsagents. price £2.20 BBC BOOK: Gardeners 'World Garden
Lover's Guide to Great Britain is available from bookshops, price £12.99
♦ Alan Titchmarsh 's new passion: p22; Alan Titchmarsh on late summer borders: p34; Ten garden safety sets to win: pl26
A rerun of the six-part third series about three London flatmates.
Mandy starts a new job and meets a potential sugar daddy.
Written by Bernadette Davis : Director John Stroud ; Producer Sioned Wiliam
Duel. A booze cruise to Millport opens up old wounds for Nesbitt.
Written by Ian Pattison : Director/Producer Colin Gilbert
Rab C Nesbitt:
A Bafta Award-winning episode. Bambi. Footlights College, Oxford, take on Scumbag
College on University Challenge.
Also featuring AlexeiSayle. Robbie Coltrane , Ben Elton. Stephen Fry. Tamsin Heatley , Hugh Laurie. Tony Robinson.
Emma Thompson , Griff Rhys Jones. Mel Smith
Episode written by Ben Elton , Rik Mayall. Lise Mayer : Director/Producer
Paul Jackson Repeat Subtitled .
News analysis, presented by Jeremy Paxman.
First in a six-part second series looking behind the scenes at well known rock and pop groups.
Disputes within both the Mamas and the Papas and Lovin' Spoonful led to their demise. Narrated by John Peel. See today's choices.
Editor Stuart de Jong: Series producer Francis Hanly
Family misfortunes: Music, p38
The Verve, UB40, and Roni Size and Reprazent feature in the start of a rerun of a series of the music show with Jools Holland.
Director Janet Fraser Cook : Producer
Australian comedy drama. Connie and Lex buy a small farm but she still has to commute to her office, so they employ a live-in child minder.
DirectorRobyn Nevin (1985. PG)
♦ See Films: pages 46-51 ***
Followed by Weatherview
Repeats are not indicated. SUMMER BITES
Film 1 -facts on film.