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: Children's BBC Breakfast

Ends 9.00.

Philbert the Frog

Cartoon. (R)

7.05 Playdays
Peggy looks for puffins in the Outer Hebrides. (R)

7.25 Snorks
A double bill of animated underwater adventures. (R)

7.45 Blue Peter
Children's magazine. Shown yesterday at 5.10pm on BBC1
(S)(W)

8.10 Biskltts
Further adventures with the tiny pups. (R)

8.35 The Busy World of Richard Scarry
Triple bill of animated fun. (R)

: School programmes

Repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Hands Up! (ages 3-7) Food-with sign language. 9131296 9.15
Hands Up!: Storytime (ages 4-5) Can't You Sleep, Little Bear?- with sign language. 6917166 9.25 Hotch Potch House (ages 3-5) Babies
9.45 Pathways of Belief (ages 7-9+) Christianity: Easter (S)

: Teletubbies

Ends 10.50.
Haymaking. The quartet watch some children making hay. The Noo-Noo tidies up. (R) (S) www.bbc.co.uk/education/teletubbies

: Tweenies: Litter

The Tweenies play games as they learn about litter.
Shown last Thursday BBC1 (S) (W)

: School programmes

10.50 Numbertime (ages 4-6) More or Less: Three More (S)
11.05 Le Club (ages 9-12) Mon Quarter 3338789 11.20 ZigZag (ages 7-9) Tudor Life: Food - Housewife's Story (S) 3333234 11.40 Look and Read (ages 7-9) Captain Crimson:
Banana Drama (S) 2852925 12.00 Shakespeare - the Animated Tales (ages 9-13) Richard III (S)

: Working Lunch

Business news.

: Bob the Builder

Animation. Spud borrows Bob's ladder to scale a tree. (R)

: Home Front Tricks

A makeover moment. (S)

: Escape to Burma

Adventure, continuing the short season of films starring Robert Ryan. With
Barbara Stanwyck. Wanted for murder, Jim Brecan takes refuge on the plantation of spirited Gwen Moore. Director Allan Dwan (1955. PG) (S)The Boy with Green Hairis tomorrow. 1.10pm Films: pp 60-64 * *

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Ryan.
Unknown: Barbara Stanwyck.
Unknown: Jim Brecan
Unknown: Gwen Moore.
Director: Allan Dwan
Unknown: Green Hairis

: Westminster Live

An update on the day's events in Parliament. With Diana Madill.
Contact details on Tuesday (S)

Contributors

Unknown: Diana Madill.

: News; Regional News

(S) Weather

: Esther

When Love Breaks Down. Guests including playwright
Terence Frisby discuss what can happen when a relationship ends. (S)

Contributors

Unknown: Terence Frisby

: Ready Steady Cook

Cookery challenge show. (S) BBC BOOK: The Big Ready Steady Cook Book, £9.99, is available from retailers

: Delia Smith's Summer Collection

Delia prepares crab salad, rosti crab cakes served with pickled limes, and prawns marinated in a hot-and-sour sauce. (R) (S) BBC PRODUCTS: Delia's Summer
Collection - book £14.99, video £16.99
Followed by Consuming Passions Step-by-step risotto. (S)

: Taxi

Memories of Cab 804 (part 1) John remembers past fares.
Concludes tomorrow at 5.35pm. Regular cast on Monday (R) (S)

: Sliders

US science-fiction series about travel to parallel universes.
The Good, the Bad and the Wealthy. Quinn has to face a deadly gunslinger in an unfamiliar California. (R) (S) Another episode is tomorrow 6.45pm

: Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Band Candy. Buffy is horrified when her mother and some of the Sunnydale adults start to behave like teenagers.
Repeated tomorrow at 11.20pm (S)

Contributors

Buffy Sarah: Michelle Gellar
Giles Anthony: Stewart Head
Xander: Nicholas Brendon
Willow: Alyson Hannigan
Angel: David Boreanaz
MrTrick: Ktodd Freeman

: The Air Show

Another chance to see programmes from last year's run of the aviation magazine. Cameras are allowed on board Hawk and Falcon jets as they attack a Nato flotilla in the Royal Navy's "Thursday war" training exercise. Plus a regular weekly feature following British Airways trainee pilots as they embark on an intensive training course.
Series producer Basil Akpabio ; Executive producer Peter Hytton Cleaver (R) (S)

Contributors

Producer: Basil Akpabio
Producer: Peter Hytton Cleaver

: Don't Look Down

Design expert Kevin McCloud secures breathtaking vantage points from which to view impressive feats of architecture as he scales some of Britain's highest structures. In the first of a six-part series, McCloud challenges his fear of heights with an ascent of the 340ft Forth railway bridge.
Director/Series producer Orla Doherty (S) (W) Programme of the week: page 71

Contributors

Unknown: Kevin McCloud
Producer: Orla Doherty

: Top Gear

Motoring magazine show. Quentin Wilson takes a look at the new Ford Transit and Tiff Needell test-drives the Audi
TT. With Vicki Butler-Henderson and Kate Humble.
Series producer Julie Clive ; Producer John Wilcox (S) (W) MAGAZINE: L3.30 from newsagents Website: www.topgear.beeb.com

Contributors

Unknown: Quentin Wilson
Unknown: Vicki Butler-Henderson
Producer: Julie Clive
Producer: John Wilcox

: Meet the Ancestors

The Pauper of Spitalfields. Julian Richards joins a team of archaeologists in central London who have uncovered evidence of a lost medieval hospital. Investigating the story of one of the 8,000 skeletons found, Julian reveals what life was like for the sick and poor in the Middle Ages. Producer Ian Potts : Executive producer Caroline Van den Brul (R) (S)

Contributors

Unknown: Middle Ages.
Producer: Ian Potts
Producer: Caroline van Den Brul

: Dr Chen's Sex Revolution

Sex therapist Dr Chen Kai claims that political upheavals in China over the past generation have resulted in a populace damaged emotionally and sexually. In the first of nine new Under the Sun films, clients at Dr Chen's Shanghai sex clinic unburden themselves in frank fashion by talking about life behind the bedroom door.
See Choice. (S) (W)

Contributors

Subject: Dr Chen Kai
Director: Marilyn Gaunt
Series Editor: David Pearson

: Black Cab: Waterloo Sunrise

The third and last of this week's short taxi-set tales.
A US tourist wants to see the real London.
Written by Alan Pollock (S) (W)

Contributors

Writer: Alan Pollock
American: Nathan Osgood
Cabbie: Stephen Bent
Girl: Lise Stephenson

: Newsnight

With Jeremy Paxman. At 11.00 News headlines. (S)

Contributors

Unknown: Jeremy Paxman.

: Blood on the Carpet

In for the Kill. An exposition of the warring factions within the Countryside Alliance, which, in one of Britain's biggest ever demonstrations, gathered in London in March 1998 to protest against the anti-hunt lobby. (R) (S)

: Despatch Box

Presented by Michael Dobbs.

Contributors

Presenter: Michael Dobbs

: BBC Learning Zone

Repeats are not indicated.
Open Science 12.30 Earth and Life Daisyworld (S) 25797 1.00 A Formidable Foe (S) 62345 1.30 Background Brief Superbugs on the March 5447838 1.45 What Have the Seventies Ever Done for Us? 1939345 2.00 The Restless Pump (S)
2.30 Breaths of Life (SU2971 3.00 Mammals in Water
Curriculum Development 3.30 Computers Don't Bite Teachers Primary: Moving Up - developing IT strategy.
Languages 4.00 The French Experience (parts 17-20) - language lessons. With in-vision subtitles. Count Me In 5.00 Talking of Number
Open University 6.00 HearingtheCall 56109 6.30 Easing the Pain - pain-relief clinic in Liverpool. Ends 7.00am.








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