7.00 Children's BBC Breakfast How the Alphabet Was Made. Narrated by Geoffrey Matthews. Repeat .............................
Peggy Patch and friends visit a lavender farm. Repeat .....
Competitive cartoon fun. Repeat ...........................
Shown yesterday at 5.10pm on BBC1
A strange light makes everyone sing nursery rhymes..
Spot the dog goes to the farm.
Narrated by Paul Nicholas. Repeat.
8.55 Philbert the Frog Cartoon adventures with the forgetful frog. Repeat
Repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Storytime (ages 4-5) Can't You Sleep, Little Bear? - with signing.
5316720 9.10 Watch Out (ages 7-11)
Sea Life Subtitled 5250652 9.30 Watch
(ages 5-7) Famous People - Louis
Braille Subtitled 7523584 9.45 Come
Outside (ages 4-5) Clay
Digging in the Sand for Crabs Andy Brown accompanies some children on a crab hunt. Repeat
10.30 Storytime (ages 4-5) Grandad Pot 2366497
10.45 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) Phonics Special - "igh" 2354652
11.00 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) Phonics Special - "i-e" 8691213
11.15 Landmarks (ages 9-12) Rivers of the World - the Nile
11.35 Pathways of Belief (ages 7-9) Judaism - Torah: a Way of Life Subtitled 8731300
11.50 Job Bank (ages 14-16) Florist
12.00 Key Skills (ages 16+) Application of Number
Business and consumer news
Bob Langley and his team of rural experts are today based at Warwick Castle, sandwiched between Shakespeare country and the industrialised West
Midlands. Naturalist Chris Baines takes an incident-packed walk in the nearby
Black Country. Repeat
Live third-round coverage from Queen's Club in London. At this stage last year there were mixed fortunes for Britain's top stars. Tim Henman beat Croatia's Goran Ivanisevic to reach the quarter-finals, but Greg Rusedski suffered an ankle injury and had to retire against
Italy's Laurence Tieleman. Introduced by Sue Barker. Commentary by John Barrett , Barry Davies , David Mercer , Pat Cash ,
Mark Cox , Chris Bailey and Peter Fleming. Producer Kate McKeag Digital widescmen
Spike Milligan recalls a life-changing wartime experience. Repeat
Further live third-round coverage from
Queen's Club. Digital widescreen.
The penultimate round features English soprano Susan Stacey , baritones Teddy Tahu Rhodes and Valeriy Murga , from New
Zealand and Ukraine respectively, Swedish mezzo-soprano Martina Dike and Chinese tenor Yi Ding. The BBC National Orchestra of Wales is conducted by Paul Daniel and the piano accompanist is Phillip Thomas. The final round is tomorrow at 11.15pm. Directors Hefin Owen and Matthew Springford ; Producer Gautam Rangarajan Digital widescreen
The Massed Bands of HM
Royal Marines perform the ceremony of Beating Retreat on Horse Guards parade in London to honour the 78th birthday of Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh and Captain General of the Royal Marines. Commentary by Eric Robson. Director/Producer Joy Corbett
Continuing the series of short monologues on Afro-Caribbean experience in the postwar UK. The Arrival of Brighteye. The hunt for a family bible stirs early childhood memories of a solitary journey to England. Written by Jean "Binta" Breeze
Director Kolton Lee Repeat
This week Diane Louise Jordan and Rob Curling set out along the All, trying cheerleading, pot-holing, furniture-making with rolled-up newspapers and acting with an East End amateur dramatics group. Director Claire Hobday ; Producer
Louise Cartwright REGIONAL PROGRAMME: see variations in panel on left
Highlights from Edgbaston of the Super Six match featuring the team that topped Group A and the side that ended up third in Group B. Introduced by John Inverdale.
Producer Lakviar Singh
Life. The series on the history of the solar system continues with a look at extra-terrestrial life.
With the failure of the Viking probe to discover life on Mars in 1976, scientists gave up hope of finding alien life in our solar system. However, scientists are now becoming optimistic again of finding proof. See today's choices. Series producer David McNab Executive producer John Lynch
Digital widescreen CD: The Planets soundtrack is available now on BBC Music label
READER OFFER: buy the BBC hardback book The Planets, for only £17.99. inclusive of P&P; (rrp £19.99). To order call 0[number removed] or send a cheque, payable to RT Offers, to [address removed]
Concluding the three-part series relating the story of the disabled community in Britain during the 20th century. As people with disabilities left institutions, their new increased visibility gave them a stronger presence. Later, some embarked on militant action in their demands for equal rights. Narrated by Paul Scofield.
The Disabled Century Debate follows Newsnight at 11.15pm. Director/Producer David Hevey
With Jeremy Paxman. Including at 11.00 News headlines.
Followed by Me and My.... People with disabilities talk about people or things that are important in their daily lives. Subtitled
Representatives of the disabled community confront key decision makers to debate if people's lives have improved following recent legislation or whether, for many, discrimination continues to restrict them.
Producer Sian Vasey ; Editor Ian Macrae
Digital widescreen Subtitled ......
Followed by Holiday Weather
Political discussion, presented by Steve Richards
Repeats are not indicated. OPEN UNIVERSITY
12.30 Flexible Work - Insecure
Lives 55459 LOO South Korea
The Struggle for Democracy
60508 L30 The 1997 Election -
Traditions, Failures and Futures
2.00 Key Skills Study Skills
TEACHING FILM AND MEDIA
4.00 Film Education The
Holocaust on Film
15527 4.30 Film Education
The Exhibitor's Tale
5.00 Improving Numeracy The Mathematics Enhancement
Programme 49527 5.30 Teaching Today Special
Teaching Reading OPEN UNIVERSITY
5.45 Healthy Futures - Whose Views Count? 9624411 6.10
Money and Medicine
6.35 Quality and Culture - A look at the NHS