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: Breakfast 24

Presented by Louise Minchin and Chris Eakin.
Including news headlines every 15 minutes; 7.16, 7.35, 8.16 sport, plus Olympic updates live from Sydney:
7.23,7.46,8.23 business news;
7.24, 7.55, 8.25 weather, regional news and travel.
Directors Anthony Brown , Simon Buglione , ! Ted Nixon and Tim Oakley ( Editor Simon Waldman (S)

Contributors

Presented By: Louise Minchin
Presented By: Chris Eakin.
Directors: Anthony Brown
Directors: Simon Buglione
Directors: Ted Nixon
Directors: Tim Oakley
Editor: Simon Waldman

: Noddy in Toyland

April May brings a talking parrot into the shop - which causes chaos. (R)

: School programmes

Repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Storytime (ages 4-5) Contrary Mary (S) 1984496 9.15 Words and Pictures Plus (ages 5-7) The Dancing Hen (S) 9520477 9.30 Magic Key (ages 5-6) Full Stops (S)
9.45 Watch (ages 5-7) Weather: Wind (S)

: Teletubbies

Ends 10.50. Little Baby. The
Teletubbies watch Alex Pascall sing
Little Baby. (R) (S)

Contributors

Unknown: Alex Pascall

: Tweenies

Friends. When Bella is having more fun with Milo one day, Fizz is sad as she thinks that she has lost her friend. (R) (S) (W)

: Conference Live

Sian Williams is joined by senior Labour politicians for live coverage from Brighton of the morning session from the Labour Party conference. With Guto Harri. Further coverage at 2pm.
Series editor Jon Williams (S)

Contributors

Unknown: Sian Williams
Unknown: Guto Harri.
Editor: Jon Williams

: Open a Door

Ends 1.15.Today a little girl and her father take part in a human tower in a town square in Spain. (S)

: Fireman Sam

Sam's popcorn machine seems just the ticket for going to the pictures.
(R)

: Holiday Snaps

A look at holiday destinations for kids, including Burgh Island off the south coast of Devon,
Eurodisney and Cyprus.

: Working Lunch

Weekday roundup of business and consumer news.

: Conference Live

Further live coverage from the Labour Party conference in Brighton, with Sian Williams and Guto Harri. (S)

Contributors

Unknown: Sian Williams
Unknown: Guto Harri.

: News; Regional News (Sj (Digital

only: UK Today); Weather

: Olympic Grandstand

John Inverdale and Clare Balding introduce further coverage from Sydney, Australia.
NOTE: events may alter timings.
4.00 Tennis A roundup of the day's tennis action. The women's singles and men's doubles tournaments have reached the semi-final stage, and the men's singles and the women's doubles the quarter-finals.
Commentary is by John Barrett , David Mercer and John Lloyd.
4.25 Table Tennis Action from the men's final. Dougie Donnelly and Donald Parker commentate.
4.45Basketball Today's basketball events include
America v France, Italy v China and host team Australia v Spain. Commentary by Bob Ballard.
(S) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/olympics

Contributors

Unknown: John Inverdale
Unknown: John Barrett
Unknown: David Mercer
Unknown: John Lloyd.
Unknown: Dougie Donnelly
Unknown: Donald Parker
Commentary By: Bob Ballard.

: The Weakest Link

Weekday elimination quiz, with Anne Robinson. (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown: Anne Robinson.

: The Simpsons

Fear of Flying. Marge seeks advice from a psychiatrist about her fear of flying. (R) (S)
! A Simpsons double bill can be seen on Friday at 6pm

: The Fresh Prince of Bel Air

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way from the Forum. Will is invited to a basketball game with a pregnant sports writer, who then goes into labour in the car park. (R) (S)

: Farscape

Look at the Princess The three-part story concludes as the , newlyweds are turned into statues. (S)

: The Good Life

' Backs to the Wall. Tom and Barbara Good receive unexpected help during harvest time.
Written by John Esmonde and Bob Larbey ; Producer John Howard Davies
(R) (S)

Contributors

Unknown: Barbara Good
Written By: John Esmonde
Written By: Bob Larbey
Producer: John Howard Davies

: University Challenge

Jeremy Paxman hosts as University College London and New College, Oxford, compete for a place in the second round. Another edition can be seen tomorrow at 8pm.
Director Tracey Rooney ; Producer Peter Gwyn (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown: Jeremy Paxman
Director: Tracey Rooney
Producer: Peter Gwyn

: Delia's How to Cook - Part Two

Delia Smith continues her back-to-basics cookery guide
I with a lesson on how to prepare perfect vegetables. j Director Philip Bonham Carter ; Executive producer David Willcock (R) (S)
BBC BOOK: Delia's 's How to Cook - Book Two available from bookshops

Contributors

Unknown: Delia Smith
Director: Philip Bonham Carter
Producer: David Willcock

: Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends

First in a new six-part series in which Louis Theroux journeys to the heart of global subculture.
Self-Fulfillment. Theroux goes stateside arriving in Las Vegas on the trail of a new breed of personal motivators who claim to be able to change lives through hypnosis - making people rich, happy and successful with the opposite sex. See Choice. Director Geoffrey O'Connor ; Executive producer Kevin Sutcliffe (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown: Louis Theroux
Director: Geoffrey O'Connor
Producer: Kevin Sutcliffe

: Ads Infinitum

Victor Lewis-Smith continues his irreverent look at archive television and cinema commercials. Tonight his subject is holidays abroad.
Contains some strong language. (S) 477632

Contributors

Writer: Victor Lewis-Smith
Director: Anton Pillar
Producer: Anton Pillar

: Gimme Gimme Gimme !

Comedy starring Kathy Burke and James Dreyfus.
Teacher's Pet. Tom decides to set up his own drama school when he can't get any acting work. But who will be his first pupil? Linda has an idea when her sister Sugar turns up boasting about her West End theatre debut. Written' by Jonathan Harvey : Director Liddy Oldroyd
Producer Sue Vertue (R) (S)

Contributors

Unknown: Kathy Burke
Unknown: James Dreyfus.
Written By: Jonathan Harvey
Director: Liddy Oldroyd
Producer: Sue Vertue

: Newsnight

With KirstyWark. Including at 11.00 News headlines.
Editor Sian Kevill (S)

Contributors

Editor: Sian Kevill

: Tinsel Town

Eighth in a ten-part drama set in Glasgow's high-octane club scene. Stella helps Lex to overcome her problems, and Sandra tells Ryan of her astonishing discovery about Jack. Contains strong language.
Written by Ed McCardie ; Producer Robbie Allen ; Director Davie McKay
Repeated on Friday at 12.50am (S) (W)

Contributors

Written By: Ed McCardie
Producer: Robbie Allen
Director: Davie McKay
Sandra: Mandy Matthews
Jack Paul: Thomas Hickey
Ryan: David Paisley
Lewis: Stevie Allen
Brady: Steven Duffy
Coutts: Stuart Sinclair Blyth
Teresa: Dawn Steele
Lex: Kate Dickie
Stella: Jim Twaddale
Michael: Seamus Gubbins
Jacqueline: Barbara Rafferty
Marie: Patricia Ross
Ian: Daniel Jackson
Robin: Chris McQuarry
Connor Doyle: Andrew Flannagan
Darren Hope: Frank Gallagher
May Mullen: Kate Donnelly
Pauline Mullen: Erin McCardie
Frank: Laurie Ventry

: Seinfeld

The Money. Jerry buys his parents' old car.
A SeinfeJddouble bill can be seen tomorrow at 11.50pm (S)
Followed by Weatherview

: BBC Learning Zone

Repeats are not indicated.
Open University 12.30 Changes in Rural Society: Piedmont and Sicily (S) 677941.30 Nature Display'd (S)
Secondary Schools 2.00 Science in Action (S)
Languages 4.00 France Inside Out; Talk French (parts 3-4) Working in the Community 5.00 Managing People Ends6am.27133








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