The Why Bird takes a look at aeroplanes. (R)
Animated fun with the ravenous Tasmanian devil. (R)
7.50 Blue Peter
Children's magazine. Shown last Friday BBC1 (S) (W)
8.15 Yogi's Treasure Hunt
A famous painting goes missing. (R)
Animated adventures in Moomin Valley. (R)
Repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Come Outside (ages 4-5) Useful Holes 4086699 9.15
Storytime (ages 4-5) Bet You Can't 2417748 9.30 Words and Pictures
(ages 5-7) (S) 9099106 9.45 Watch (ages 5-7) (S)
A little boy called Brennan pretends to fly to the moon. (R) (S)
More pre-school fun.
Cardboard Box. The Tweenies have fun playing with cardboard boxes.
Repeated 3.25pm BBCl (S) (W) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/tweenies
10.50 Numbertime (ages 4-5) Side by Side: In, Out, Through/Homes (S) 1434011 11.10 ZigZag (ages 7-9) A Walk through Time (S)
11.30 English Express (ages 9-11)
Soaps; a Writer's Guide (S)
11.50 Megamaths (ages 7-9) Division: Divide by Two (S) 9746922 12.10
Landmarks (ages 9-11) (S)
Developments in the business and consumer arenas.
Noddy somehow manages
' to lose his bell. (R)
English Express (ages 9-11) How Can I Describe It to You? (S)
Drama starring James Stewart With the war over, baseball star "Dutch" Holland can return to the sport. But the airforce needs pilots for the jet bombers that carry atomic weapons. Director Anthony Mann (1955) (S)
Films: pp 79-84 ***
Celebrity house-matching panel game show with Ross Kelly and guests, actor Gary Webster and BBC royal reporter Jennie Bond. Postponed from 11 October
Chefs create a feast costing f5 or less. With Fern Britton. (S) RECIPES: see Ceefax page
Top chef Gary Rhodes shows how to prepare the perfect three-course Christmas lunch with minimum fuss. (R) (S) (W)
The daughters of Dylan Thomas and Peter O'Toole are among the guests talking to Lowri Turner aboutthe difficulties of growing up in the shadow of parents with problems. (S)
Daily DIY show using leftovers and , oddments, hosted by Linda Barker. j Today, adding sparkle to a table with paint and beads. (S)
Seeking an heir to his vast fortune, Mr Burns chooses Bart as his successor.
A Simpsons double bill starts on Friday at 6pm.
Call of the Wild. First in a two-part episode in which a homicide investigation leads to a major arms-smuggling operation. Concludes next Monday. (S)
Actor Ben Kingsley narrates this continuing sweep through the last 1,000 years of world history.
Century of the Axe. The period AD 1200-1300 sees the rise of extraordinary carved churches in Ethiopia and burgeoning Italian city states, but also the continuing survival of nomadic tribes such as the Australian Aborigines. Series producers Neil Cameron and Emma De 'Ath
Executive producers Jeremy Isaacs and Pat Mitchell (S) (W) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/history
Jeremy Paxman is the question master as Aberystwyth, University of Wales, take on Glasgow University. Director Vernon Antcliff ; Producer Peter Gwyn (S) (W)
Delia Smith 's back-to-basics cookery guide continues with a look at flour and home baking as she demonstrates a quick way to create wholemeal bread.
Director Philip Bonham Carter : Series producer David Willcock (R) (S) BBC VIDEO: Delta's How to Cook Part One, price £19.99
Hard-hitting police drama. Danny faces a major hurdle. Natalie takes an instant dislike to a new probationer. Contains strong language and violence. See Choice.
Written by Stephen Brady : Producer Eric Coulter ; Director Harry Bradbeer Repeated on Friday at 12 midnight (S) (W)
Comic goings-on in a celebrity-strewn suburban street. Written by Phil Cornwell , Peter Richardson and John Sessions
Director Peter Richardson ; Producer Ben Swaffer (R) (S) Another episode can be seen on Thursday at 10.20pm
Last in the spoof series, starring Chris Langham
The Headteacher. Film-maker Roy Mallard finds out about life in a comprehensive school in Ashford, Kent.
Writer/Director John Morton : Producer Paul Schlesinger (S) (W)
With Kirsty Wark. Including at 11.00 News headlines. Editor Sian Kevill (S)
First of four programmes this week capturing the turmoil of life in Indonesia, Hong Kong and Vietnam, filmed by fellow countrymen during the past few years. Tonight, a grandmother who has campaigned against the Indonesian military since the mysterious disappearance of her son.
Another episode can be seen tomorrow at 11.20pm
Parliamentary analysis with Andrew Neil. Series editor Alexander Henderson
Repeats are not indicated.
Open University 12.30 Declining Citizenship (5)
1.00 Accumulating Years and Wisdom (S)
1.30 Open Advice A Different Way of Learning
Secondary Schools 2.00 Scottish Programmes (S)
Languages 4.00 Deutsch Plus (5-8) - with subtitles. Working In Engineering 5.00 Nine to Five Manage Yourself 13152 5.30 Running a Team
Open University 6.00 Population Transition in Italy (S)
6.30 The Chemistry of Survival Ends 7.00am (S)