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: Children's BBC Breakfast

Ends 9.00.

Trisha has got something very big to wash. (R)

7.20 Snorks
Animated fun. (R)

7.45 The Busy World of Richard Scarry
Animated stories with the inhabitants of Busytown. (R)

8.10 The Puppy's Further Adventures
Animated canine tales. (R)

8.35 Moomin
Animation. Moomin Papa reminisces about Mama.

: Yesterday at Wimbledon

John Inverdale presents highlights of the men's singles final.
Shown yesterday at 10.30pm (S) 49294 I


Unknown: John Inverdale

: Teletubbies

Ends 11.00 Maori Singing. The
Tubbies watch some children perform a Maori song. (R) (S)

: Tweenies

Old Photograph. The
Tweenies dress as old-fashioned people. (R) (S) (W) BBC MAGAZINE: Tweenies, monthly, £1.25 WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/tweenies

: Oakie Doke

Fun with the man ' made of leaves. (R)

: The Last Unicorn

Beginning a series of animated adventures. A unicorn searches for her brothers and sisters who are suffering at the hands of an evil king. With the voices of: Directors Arthur Rankin Jr and Jules Bass (1980, U) (S)
The season continues tomorrow with Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland at 11am Films: pp 46-51 **


Director: Arthur Rankin Jr
Director: Jules Bass
Schmendrick the Magician: Alan Arkin
Prince Lir: Jeff Bridges
Unicorn/Lady Amalthea: Mia Farrow
Molly Grue: Tammy Grimes
The Butterfly: Robert Klein
Mommy Fortuna: Angela Lansbury
King Haggard: Christopher Lee

: Working Lunch

Consumer news.

: Funnybones

Ends 1.10. Animated fun with the skeleton family. (R)

: Open a Door

Stories from around the world. (R) (S)

: Tycoon

Drama starring John Wayne.
Railroad engineer Johnny Munroe risks lives to tunnel through an Andes mountain. But his romance with his boss's daughter is equally perilous.
Director Richard Wallace (1947. U)
Films: pp 46-51


Director: Richard Wallace
Johnny Munro: John Wayne
Maura Alexander: Laraine Day
Frederick Alexander: Cedric Hardwicke
Ricky: Anthony Quinn

: Holiday Snaps

Diana Madill stays in a Scottish lighthouse.


Unknown: Diana Madill

: Geoff Hamilton's Cottage Gardens

Geoff lays down the paths and prepares beds in his two cottage gardens at Barnsdale. (R) (S)

: Gardeners' World

Green-fingered Alan Titchmarsh plants a native hedge in his
Hampshire garden. (R) (S) (W)


Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh

: Ready Steady Cook

Culinary challenge. (R) (S)

: Classic Rhodes

Gary prepares smoked haddock with Welsh rarebit and Aberdeen Angus beef stew. (R) (S)

: University Challenge

The 1997 final between Magdalen College, Oxford, and the Open
University. (R) (S)

: The Simpsons

Homer's Night Out. Homer becomes a dubious celebrity after being pictured with an exotic dancer. (R) (S)

: The Fresh Prince of Bel Air

Cased Up. Will is involved in a car accident with Hilary's new boyfriend, Eric. Starring Will Smith. (R) (s) The Simpsons return with a double bill on Friday at 6pm


Unknown: Will Smith.

: Farscape

Taking the Stone. Chiana joins a group who are preoccupied
; with a ritual leap into a deap chasm. (S)

: Counterblast

Dear William. Liverpool teenager Barry Hale compares his life and opportunities to those of Prince William as they both reach 18, and makes a direct personal appeal to the royal heir asking him to give up the throne. See Choice.
Producer Colm Martin ; Executive producer Debbie Christie (S)


Unknown: Barry Hale
Producer: Colm Martin
Producer: Debbie Christie

: Wild

Weekly natural-history zone. Ends 9.30.
Series producer Paul Appleby : Editor Fiona Pitcher WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/nature
Jungle Nights Nature's nightlife in the rainforest of Belize is not for the faint-hearted-with jaguars, snakes and blood-thirsty bats. But tracking the jungle's undesirables is simply all in a night's work for two American scientists. Producers Carol and Richard Foster (S) (W)


Producer: Paul Appleby
Producer: Richard Foster

: The Natural World

Claws. A global search for the bizarre and the beautiful in the crab world, from the bright blue crabs that march in their thousands across Australia's beaches to the giant specimens that live in the deep sea, and the coral-reef crabs that inhabit sea cucumbers. See Choice.
Producer Steve Nicholls ; Series editor Neil Nightingale (S) (W)


Producer: Steve Nicholls
Editor: Neil Nightingale

: Wild Britain

Young film-maker Charlie Hamilton-James has become an expert on documenting the lives of otters. This film follows him at work on Midsummer's Day, getting into close contact with the otters at Sullom Voe oil terminal in Shetland as they swim among the tankers.
Series producer Paul Appleby (S) (W)


Unknown: Charlie Hamilton-James
Producer: Paul Appleby

: Horizon

Ice Mummies. Another chance to see this three-part special that unlocks the secrets of ancient frozen bodies. The Ice Maiden. The first programme looks at the young, tattooed body of a woman discovered in a magnificent tomb preserved in the permafrost of the Siberian mountains. She had been buried with six sacrificed horses and is estimated to have lived in 500 BC. The woman provides vital clues to a mysterious people who once roamed the Russian Steppes.
Producer Andrew Thompson ; Series editor BettinaLemer (R) (S) (W)


Producer: Andrew Thompson

: Nuts

First of five programmes offering a guided tour through madness and out the other side in the company of eight people who've been there. Tonight, early warning signs are the topic, including encounters with Jesus, rotting
I flesh and seeing the dead in your bedroom.
Producer Alexandra Scott ; Executive producer Ian Macrae (S)


Producer: Alexandra Scott
Producer: Ian MacRae

: Newsnight

With Jeremy Vine. Including, at 11.00, News headlines.
Editor Sian Kevill (S)


Unknown: Jeremy Vine.
Editor: Sian Kevill

: This Life

The rerun of the second drama series about the lives and loves of a group of young lawyers in London continues. Warren's imminent departure causes friction among his housemates. Contains strong language. For cast see Tuesday and Thursday
The series continues tomorrow at 11.20pm (R) (S)

: Despatch Box

Political news and analysis.


Editor: Jon Williams

: BBC Learning Zone

Repeats are not indicated.
Open University 12.30 The Baptistery, Padua (S) 76237 1.00 The Gentle Sex? 40985 1.30 Open Advice
Teenagers and Families 2.00 Living with Teenagers 2 Languages 4.00 France Inside Out (parts 3-4) Working in Hospitality 5.00 Careers
Open University 6.00 The Magic Flute - the finale of Act 1.94121
6.30 La Bonne Formule - science in France. Ends 7.00am.

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