Why Bird finds out how TV programmes are made. (R)
Double bill of animated underwater adventures. (R)
7.45 Blue Peter
Shown last Friday. BBC1 (S) (W)
The two pups embark on more animated adventures. (R)
8.35 The Busy World of Richard Scarry
Animated stories. (R)
Repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Come Outside (ages 4-5) Clay(Pottery) 9293080 9.15
Storytime (ages 4-5) Big Panda,
Little Panda/Baby Animals
9.30 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) Phonics Special: "a-e" (S)
9.45 Watch (ages 5-7) Our
Environment: Village (S)
Going for a Walk. Some children go for a walk. (R) (S)
I Can't Do It. The
Tweenies learn never to give up.
Shown last Monday BBCl (S) (W) BBC MAGAZINE: Tweenies, monthly, £1.25 WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/tweenies
10.50 Instrument Tale (ages 7-11) The Orchestra: Drums and Wild
Dances (S) 4922405 11.10 Zig Zag (ages 7-9) Village, Town and City: Our Land (S) 7818738 11.30 Ghostwriter (ages 10-12) Who Is Max Mouse ? (part 3) (S)
12.00 Ghostwriter (ages 10-12)
Who Is Max Mouse ? (part 4) (S)
Animated fun. (R)
Fantasy adventure based on Jules Verne characters, first in a short season of films starring Robert Ryan. Six people lost at sea are rescued by the enigmatic submariner Nemo. Widescreen. (1969) (S) (W) **
Berlin Express is tomorrow at 1.15pm
Films: pp 60-64
Characters created by:
Esther Rantzen asks Su Pollard , Andrew Sachs , Frank Thornton and Peter Sallis what makes a perfect sitcom. (S)
Weekday culinary challenges.
With Fern Britton. (R) (S) RECIPES: see Ceefax page
Beginning a weekday rerun for this ten-part cookery series. Delia Smith's recipes today include Thai salmon filo parcels and a simple rhubarb pie. (R) (S)
Followed by Consuming Passions
Clafoutis, a fruit tart. (S)
Daily American comedy series.
Paper Marriage. The immigration authorities are closing in on Latka.
Louie De Palma:
Bart v Australia. Bart must apologise to an entire nation after tricking an Australian boy. (R) (S) A Simpsons double bill is on Friday at 6pm
Nice Lady. Will escorts a lord's daughter. (R) (S)
The Hidden Memory. Crichton is captured by malevolent ! Scorpius, who subjects him to mental torture.
Repeated next Sunday (S)
Series exploring how design'affects everyday life.
The Patent. Professor Janice Kirkpatrick traces 200 years j of patenting history, meets the inventor of a revolutionary vacuum cleaner, and investigates speculation that private companies dealing in genetics could patent human genes. Producer Tim Niel (S) (W)
Weekly natural-history zone. Ends 9.30.
Series producer Paul Appleby ; Editor Fiona Pitcher www.bbc.co.uk/nature
Allen Empire Replicators. Nothing on Earth reproduces faster than insects. Tactics include powerful scents and, in the case of one cicada species, a 120-decibel mating call. Producer Rupert Barrrington; Series producer Steve Nicholls (R) (S)
8.30 The Natural World Monkey Warriors. A film following the struggle between rival troops of monkeys in Jodhpur, India. Cameras follow a troop of mothers and babies as they resist an invasion by an out-of-town male gang. See Choice. Producer Phil Chapman; Series producer Neil Nightingale (S) (W)
9.20 African Wolf Diary Second of three films about a pack of Ethiopian wolves. The adults seekfood for the pups.
Series producer Paul Appleby (S)
Series probing the history of the world's best-known prisons. Devil's Island. Between 1852 and 1954, France sent
70,000 lawbreakers to a penal colony in French Guiana, South America, which became known as Devil's Island. Yet, before it collapsed into a brutal regime, the colony was originally intended to be a humane alternative to jail. Producer Jonathan Stamp ; Executive producer Laurence Rees (S) (W)
First of this week's three short films, all set in a London taxi. Talk Radio. A dispute about musical tastes leads to an unexpected journey. Contains strong language.
Written by Rachel Pole ; Producers Chris Clough and Jake Lushington ! Director Susan Tully (S) (W) Another Black Cab on Wednesday at 10.20pm
With Kirsty Wark. Including at 11.00 News headlines.
Editor Sian Kevill (S)
Then When I Grow Up Young people discuss the future. (S)
First of three nightly films following families living on two deprived housing estates in Salford, Greater Manchester. Tonight's episode focuses on pre-teen children. Producers Sandra Jones and Sharon Keatley
Executive producer Maggie Sutcliffe (S) CEEFAX: page 615 j
What Do Busy People Do All Day? An inquisitive man starts conducting his own market research. Written by Mark Jenkins and Martin Morrison
Producer Becky Lloyd ; Director Martin Morrison (R) (S) (W)
Political analysis, with Steve Richards.
Editor Jon Williams
Open University 12.30 Giotto The Arena Chapel (S)
1.30 Empire and Nation - the Re-fashioning of Literature Secondary Schools 2.00 Science Zone (S)
Languages 4.00 The French Experience (parts 5-8) -language course for beginners. With in-vision subtitles
Count Me In 5.00 Revisewise Maths for Parents Open University 6.00 A Hard Act to Follow
6.30 On Pictures and Paintings Ends 7.00am. (S)