Why Bird is expecting grandad to tea. (R)
7.20 Tom and Jerry Kids
Animated cat-and-mouse triple bill. (R)
7.45 Blue Peter
Children's magazine. Shown last Friday. BBC1 (S) (W)
8.10 Dink, the Little Dinosaur
Daily animated adventures. (R)
8.35 Jim Henson's Animal Show
Guests on the puppet chat show are a walrus and a wart hog. (R)
Repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Come Outside (ages 4-5)
Eggs 2718515 9.15 Storytime (ages 4-5) So Much/Shelly's Birthday
2341664 9.30 Words and Pictures
Plus (ages 5-7) Consonant Clusters: the Three Billy Goats Gruff (S)
3484848 9.45 Watch (ages 5-7)
Weather: Temperature (S)
Ends 10.50. Sparkly Spider.
Tamzin Griffin tells a story about a spider.
Aladdin. The Tweenies make preparations to put on a play.
Shown last Monday BBC1 (S) (W) BBC MAGAZINE: Tweenies, published monthly, price £1.25
10.50 Numbertime (ages 4-6)
Time: o'Clock (S) 6449193 11.10 ZigZag (ages 7-9) Environment:
Environmental Change (S)
11.30 English Express (ages 9-11) In the Beginning Was the Noun (S) 9763428 11.50 Megamaths (ages 7-9) Measure: Sports Day (S)
2726521 12.10 Landmarks (ages 9-11) Ancient Egypt: Time and Place (S)
Consumer news, with Adrian Chiles and Adam Shaw.
The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse. Two stories set at a village barn dance. (R)
Adam Hart-Devis is in the Wirral, North West England, in the first of five programmes this week. He visits the soap workers' cottages in Port Sunlight, while Jayne Constantinis meets the historians ofTranmere Rovers football club. (R)
Adventure. Fred MacMurray stars as a sea captain racing a pirate for a hoard of diamonds.
Director Joseph Kane
(1953, PG) (S) Films: pp 60-65 ***
Daily debate with Esther Rantzen. Money, Money, Money. Today's subject is money - people who have it, those who've lost it and individuals who don't want it.
Guests include ski-jumper Eddie "the Eagle" Edwards and Peter Lee , who won £500,000 on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? (S)
Chefs are challenged to create a meal for less than £5 in under 20 minutes. With Fern Britton. (S) RECIPES: see Ceefax page
Shown at 10am on BBC1 (S)
Rosebud. Mr Burns yearns for his long-lost teddy bear.
With the voices of rock band the Ramones. (R) (S)
A Simpsons double bill is on Friday at 6pm
'Til the Blood Runs Clear. Crichton and Aeryn accidentally trigger a wormhole - could it provide a path home?
Repeated next Saturday (S)
Def Poets Society. Will joins the school poetry club, where he tries to impress a female classmate. (R) (S)
Series examining official records from the last 1,000 years. Military Records. Bettany Hughes examines how British soldiers have been persuaded to fight for their country. She learns that, back in the First World War, height requirement for the 16th Highland Infantry was cut to just five foot.
Earlier history reveals many dubious recruitment tactics.
Producer Michael Waterhouse; Executive producer Philip Clarke (S) (W) More History 2000 - Fred Dibnah 's Magnificent Monuments, Thursday, 8pm INFORMATION: History 2000 events line: [number removed]. Calls charged at national rate. Website: www.bbc.co.uk/history
The female students of New Hall, Cambridge, take on Aberystwyth, University of Wales, for a quarter-final place. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions.
Director Vernon Antcliff ; Producer Peter Gwyn (S)
Delia Smith uses British fruit to prepare oat-and-plum slices, apple-and-almond crumble and rhubarb trifle before going further afield to create a tropical fruit salad. See Choice.
Director Philip Bonham Carter : Executive producer David Willcock (S) Delia on British fruit: page 38
The third instalment of the four-part drama, starring
Lee Ingleby and Paul McGann , written by Bryan Elsley.
David heads south, meets up again with Jenny, and joins protesters tunnelling under an airport development. Contains strong language and nudity. See Choice.
Producer Catherine Wearing ; Director Joe Wright (S) (W) BBC VIDEO: available from 28 February, price £14.99. Alison Graham 's TV Review: page 50
Satirical quiz show presented by Angus Deayton , with teams captained by regulars Ian Hislop and Paul Merton. Director Paul Wheeler ; Producer Giles Pilbrow (R)(S)
With Kirsty Wark. Including, at 11.00, News headlines.
Editor Sian Kevill (S)
First of a six-part comedy sketch show featuring a roster of bizarre characters. With Olivia Colman, Charlotte Hudson, Martin Freeman, Matt Holness, Robert Webb, David Mitchell.
Director Nick Jones; Producer David Tomlinson (S) (W)
Another episode of Bruiser is on Wednesday at 11.20pm
First of four nightly episodes of the claymation comedy.
Holiday in Venice. Rex and his friends take a break abroad. Director Richard Goleszowsi ; Producer Jacqueline White (R) (S) (W)
Political analysis, with Michael Dobbs.
Series editor Alexandra Henderson
Repeats are not indicated.
Open University 12.30 The Authentick and Ironicall Historie of Henry V IS, 55146 1.30 What Was Modernism? Secondary Schools 2.00 Science (S)
Languages 4.00 Deutsch Plus (parts 5-8) (S)
Working In Education 5.00 Middle Management
Open University 6.00 Humanity and the Scaffold (S)
6.30 Copernicus and His World Ends 7.00am. (S)