The sock-eating creature finds he is too big to help his friends. Repeated at 1.05pm (R)
Learning about water at the Playground Stop. (R)
7.25 Top Cat
TC must recover a piece of jewellery. (R)
7.50 Blue Peter
Shown yesterday at 5.10pm on BBC1 (S) (W)
8.05 Heathcllff and Marmaduke
A triple bill of fun with the tough alley cat and the great dane. (R)
8.35 Jim Henson's Animal Show
A rhinoceros and a gorilla are guests on the puppet chat show. (R)
Repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Number Adventures (ages 5-7) Measuring Length (S) 5677112 9.15 Hands Up! (ages 5-7) The Fish Who Could Wish - with sign language.
8275976 9.30 Writing and Pictures (ages 6-7) The Castaway (S)
9179518 9.45 Pathways of Belief (ages 7-9) Sikhism (S)
Harp. The Teletubbies make music after watching a little girl play the harp. (R) (S)
Walk in the Country
Judy house-sits for a rural friend.
Shown last Tuesday BBC1 (S) (W)
10.50 Numbertime (ages 4-6)
Numbertime 1-10: Number Nine (S) 6916565 11.05 ZigZag (ages 8-10) Tales from Europe: Arthur and the King (S) 1655131 11.20 ZigZag (ages 7-9) Kenya: Out and About (S) 1667976 11.40 Look and Read (ages 7-9) Through the Dragon's Eye: Danger on High (S)
12.00 Moving to English (ages 8+) Queen Alexandra and the Victorian Royal Family (S) 3511518 12.20
KS3 Bitesize Shorts (ages 11-14)-focusing on Key Stage 3 science test papers. (S)
Another adventure with the check-trousered bear. (R)
Dream Gardens Garden designer Alex Dingwall Main reflects on how water features are used to best effect. (R)
1.40 Langley Country Today
Bob Langley visits the Welsh seaside town of Aberystwyth. SERIES GUIDE: send a cheque for L4, incl P&P. to [address removed].
Dermot Cavanagh stops off in Newry, Down, where he isjoined by another mystery painting guest. First shown in Northern Ireland
Ideas from Holiday fortravels in Spain and France. (R)
David Dimbleby introduces live coverage of the Chancellor of the Exchequer Gordon Brown 's
Budget speech, followed by reaction from politicians and experts. Sian Williams hears the views of London's business community, Diana Madill reports from Cornwall, and Peter Snow talks to a cross-section of families in Manchester. See Choice. Producer Gareth Butler
Editor Alexandra Henderson (S)
Springfield (Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love
Legalised Gambling). Marge is gripped by the gambling feverthat strikes Springfield. With the guest voices of former boxer Gerry Cooney and singer Robert Goulet. (R) (S) A Simpsons double bill is on tomorrow at 6pm
Ingeniously designed contraptions show off their sporting prowess in robotic rope-climbing, sprinting, and shot-put events. With Ulrika Jonsson. (S) (W)
The Blue Line. Frasergets a shock when he is reunited with a boyhood friend who is now a hockey star. (R) (S)
Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer tell Jayne Middlemiss about the theme song (performed by the Cardigans' Nina Persson ) from their new BBC1 series Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased), and Jamie Theakston meets R 'n' B outfit Destiny's Child. Producer Jo Pilkington ; Executive producer Mark Cooper
Repeated next Sunday (S) (W)
Fiona Bruce looks at the British public's enthusiasm for Art Nouveau, while Tim Wonnacott visits Dublin to find out why Irish silver work is so collectable. American glass craftsman Dale Chihuly oversees the installation of his 800-piece chandelier at London's Victoria and Albert Museum.
Series producer Alison Mansfield (S) (W) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/antiques
Two Food and Drink viewers spend a culinary weekend in Brussels, Antony Worrall Thompson and Emma Crowhurst serve up a blackened rib of beef with onion marmalade, while Jilly Goolden and Oz Clarke sample summer wines.Series producer Geraldine McClelland ; Executive producer
Tim Hincks (S) (W) FURTHER DETAILS: Ceefax p580; Website: www.bbc.co.uk/foodanddrink. E-mail: Food&Drink@Bazal.com.
Series exploring evolution and the origins of human life. Exodus. The discovery of bones, tools and artefacts at two archaeological sites on Africa's southern coast have helped scientists to calculate that people indistinguishable from the modern human species (homo sapiens) first appeared in Africa about 150,000 years ago. Tonight's programme explains why these early African beach-dwellers left their homeland to colonise other continents.
Series producer PJ Martin; Executive producer John Lynch (S) (W) BBC BOOK: Ape-Man. price £19.99; Website: www.bbc.co.uk/apeman
Series examining the roller-coaster world of business.
Carry On Caravanning. After working for his family's caravan firm for 30 years, Michael Hold accepts the challenge of reinventing one of the elite models -the Buccaneer - but finds himself up against a tight deadline. See Choice.
Producer Daniel Barry ; Series producer Michele Kurland (S) (W)
News reports plus Budget analysis, with Jeremy Paxman. At 11.00 News headlines. (S)
Followed by Budget Broadcast By the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Gordon Brown. (S)
Comedians Curtis Walker , Gina Yashere , Felix Dexter and Angie le Mar are among those joining host Tony Morris for a final helping of raucous entertainment. (S) (W)
Analysis of this afternoon's Budget, presented by Andrew Neil.
Repeats are not indicated.
Open University 12.30 The World Network (S) 29700 1.00 The Passionate Statistician (S) 73648 1.30 Reflecting on Conies (S) Secondary Schools 2.00 Mathematics
Languages 4.00 Make French Your Business (part 1) Working for Local Government 5.00 Customer Care and Self-improvement.
Open University 6.00 Made without Flaw? 54984 6.30 Catalysts against Pollution (S) Ends 7.00am.