A visit to the Why Bird Stop for something that goes under and over at the same time. (R)
Double bill of animated underwater adventures. (R)
7.50 Blue Peter
In America, Konnie Huq and Matt Baker encounter alligators. Shown last Friday (S) (W)
8.15 The Puppy's New Adventures
Animated tales. Can Petey save the life of a king? (R)
Animated stories with the inhabitants of Moomin Valley.
Presenter (Blue Peter):
Presenter (Blue Peter):
Repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Come Outside (ages 4-5) Water (Indoors) 6771635 9.15
Storytime (ages 4-5) Grandad Pot 6912890 9.30 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) Phonics Special: "oa"
(S) 1799432 9.45 Watch (ages 6-7) Homes across Europe (S)
Ends 10.50. Circles. Some children paint shapes. (R) (S)
Pretend Friend. Jake has an invisible friend called Douglas. Shown last Monday BBC1 (S) (W)BBC MAGAZINE: Tweenies, monthly, £1.25 WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/tweenies
10.50 Watch (ages 5-7) Musical
Instruments: Shaking (S)
11.10 ZigZag(ages 7-9) Anglo-Saxons: Anglo-Saxons at Bay
11.30 Ghostwriter (ages 10-12) Just in Time (part 3) (S) 3600 12.00 Ghostwriter (ages 10-12) Justin Time (part 4) (S)
Ends 1.30. Animated tales with the inquisitive cub and pals. (R)
Animated canine fun. With voices by Griff Rhys Jones. (R)
Money Troubles. Suzanne and John have financial problems.
Postponed from 16 May (R) (5)
World Championship action from the Acropolis Rally in Greece.
Shown yesterday in Sunday Grandstand
Film following the preparations for the Sydney 2000 Olympic
Another horticultural question-and-answer session. Presented by Mark Jeffries. (S)
Home Education. Esther Rantzen and her studio guests discuss the merits and drawbacks of home and school education. (S)
Another culinary challenge.
With Fern Britton. (R) (S) RECIPES: see Ceefax page
Hardy Herbs. Sophie Grigson uses thyme with seared chicken and creates a chocolate pudding with rosemary. Alastair Little cooks with bay leaves. (R) (S)
Interior-design series, presented by Tessa Shaw. Kevin Allan creates two new bedrooms, and Andrea Maflin transforms a bathroom for just £300. (R) (S)
The townsfolk are outraged when the head of Jebediah Springfield's statue disappears.
A night of programmes devoted to The Simpsons starts on Friday at 6pm.
Guess Who's Coming to Marry. Will is shocked when his mother forbids him from going to his aunt's wedding on the grounds that she is marrying a white man. (R) (S)
Vitas Mortis. D'Argo helps an aged holy woman with her
; death ritual, but she emerges as a revitalised young Luxan. ; However, the miracle could carry a heavy price. (S)
Explorations of how design innovations affect daily life.
The Chair. Professor Janice Kirkpatrick discovers why the Japanese believe that chairs are proving detrimental to their ancient traditions, and examines how chairs have evolved in the western world to become designer items and to denote the user's status. Last in the series.
Director Eleanor Yule ; Producer Tim Niel (S) (W)
Weekly natural-history zone. Ends 9.30.
Series producer Paul Appleby : Editor Fiona Pitcher www.bbc.co.uk/nature Dawn to Dusk The Chimpanzees of Gombe. Writer and photographer Jonathan Scott observes chimpanzees living in dense forest above Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania. Biologist Charlotte Uhlenbroek , making her television debut in this 1996 film, proves to be the perfect guide.
Series producer Robin Hellier (R) (S)
8.30 The Natural World Salmon - the Silver Tide. After years of feeding in the Pacific, salmon swim thousands of miles back to the North American rivers of their birth to spawn and die. This film follows the hazardous course of their final journey, one that many will not complete. See Choice.
Producers Miles Barton. Ian Gray ; Series editor Neil Nightingale (S) (W)
9.20 Wild Britain Aficionados enthuse about British nature.
The Falconer. Emma Ford demonstrates the intimate bond between the falconer and Britain's birds of prey.
Producer Simon Roberts ; Series producer Paul Appleby (S)
Alcatraz. The series concludes with Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay, once the world's most notorious prison, where gangsters such as Al Capone, George "Machine Gun" Kelly and "Birdman" Robert Stroud were incarcerated. But the reality was that inmates were more likely to die of boredom than brutality. Narrated by Bill Paterson. See Choice. Producer Jonathan Stamp ; Executive producer Laurence Rees (S) (W) 599 79 7
Brilliant! Luke's life changes dramatically when an art dealer, a critic and a leading art collector visit his studio.
Written and directed by David Jackson
Producers Anja Course and Phil Lind (S) (W) Another 10 10: New Directors tomorrow at 10.20pm
With Jeremy Vine.
Including at 11.00 News headlines.
Drama series about a group of young lawyers living in London. Family Outing. Warren fears his cousin will find out about his sexuality. Contains some strong language and nudity. This week's episodes written by Matthew Graham and Patrick Wilde Producer Jane Fallon ; Directors Audrey Cooke and Nigel Douglas
For cast see Tuesday and Thursday (R) (S)
Political news, with Andrew Neil.
Editor Jon Williams
Repeats are not indicated.
Open University 12.30 Cin6 Cinéphiles 39074 1.00 Bom Into Two Cultures 42914 1.30 Slaves and Noble Savages (S) Secondary Schools 2.00 Geography Investigating Asia (S) Languages 4.00 Deutsch Plus (parts 5-8) - beginners' German language soap series. With in-vision subtitles.
Working In Retail 5.00 Getting Started in Business Open University 6.00 Dialogue in the Dark (S)
6.30 Film Montage: the Projection of Modernity (S)