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: Children's BBC Breakfast

Ends 9.00.

Playdays
A piece is missing from a jigsaw. (R)

7.20 Heathcllff and Marmalade
A triple bill of fun with the Great Dane and his alley cat friend. (R)

7.40 Blue Peter
With music from Samantha Mumba.
Shown last Friday on BBCl (S)

8.05 Live and Kicking Plays Dirty
An extended version of last Friday's programme on BBC1 looking at how the new presenters first met. (S) (W)

8.30 Top Cat
TC and the gang try to reinstate Officer Dibble. (R)

8.55 William's Wish Wellingtons
Animated adventures with a boy and his magic boots. (R)

Contributors

Guest ("Blue Peter"): Samantha Mumba

: Schools programmes

Repeats are not indicated,
9.00 Storytime (ages 4-5) The Gingerbread Man (S) 8436111
9.15 Words and Pictures Plus (ages 5-7) This Is the Bear and the Picnic Lunch (S) 7889869
9.30 Magic Key (ages 5-6) Capital Letters (S)
9.45 The Pocket Guide to Parenting (W)

: Teletubbies: Christening

Ends 10.50.
The four watch Natalie talk about her brother's christening. (R) (S) WEBSITE: [web address removed]

: Tweenies

Flowers. Judy takes
Bella and Mllo to the park to look at different flowers. (R) (S) (W) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/tweenies

: Random Harvest

Classic love story starring Ronald Colman and Greer Garson , 1918: a soldier suffering from amnesia meets Paula, who names him Smithy. Their life together is happy until the day that he goes to Liverpool and doesn't come back.
(1942. U) (BW) (S) Rims: pp 70-75 ****

Contributors

Unknown: Ronald Colman
Unknown: Greer Garson

: Holiday Snaps

Kate Humble takes a flying visit tO Hawaii.

: Open a Door

Ends 1.10.
Two girls from the UK help to rescue a seagull. (S)

: Funnybones

A white dog disappears in the snow. (R)

: Schools programmes

Repeats are not indicated.
Look and Read (ages 7-9) Spywatch: Sent Away (S)

: Working Lunch

Weekday roundup of business and consumer news.

: Home Front Tricks

Stewart Walton gives a young blind boy's bedroom a makeover he can appreciate. (R) (5)

Contributors

Unknown: Stewart Walton

: Conference Live

Live coverage of the Conservative Party Conference in Bournemouth, with Sian Williams and Guto Harri. Editor Vicky Rind ; Series editor
Jon Williams (S)

Contributors

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

: News; Regional News (Digital

only: UK Today); Weather

: Esther

Your Money or Your Pride. Esther talks to people who have lost and made a fortune. Guests include
Samantha Robson , who plays PC Hagen in ITV's The Bill. (R) (S) 66

Contributors

Unknown: Samantha Robson

: Ready Steady Cook

The weekday culinary challenge, with Ainsley Harriott. (S)

Contributors

Unknown: Ainsley Harriott.

: The Weakest Link

Anne Robinson hosts the weekday elimination quiz. (S) (W) Anne Robinson 's questionnaire: pl3

Contributors

Unknown: Anne Robinson
Unknown: Anne Robinson

: The Simpsons

Bart of Darkness. Confined to his bedroom, Bart suspects
Ned Flanders is guilty of a dreadful crime. (R) (S) A Simpsons double bill can be seen on Friday at 6pm

: The Fresh Prince of Bel Air

The Cold War. Will and Carlton, shut away with bad colds, argue about a girl that Will poached. (R) (S)

: Farscape

My Three Crichtons. An alien entity sucks Crichton into a biogenic sphere and ejects him in three versions. (S)

: The Good Life

Just My Bill. Tom finds marketing his garden produce more difficult than he thought - and the rates need to be paid. Written by John Esmonde and Bob Larbey ; Producer John Howard Davies
(R) (S) 79

Contributors

Written By: John Esmonde
Written By: Bob Larbey
Producer: John Howard Davies

: University Challenge

An all-male team from Southampton University take on all-female Newnham College, Cambridge, in a first-round match of the academic quiz hosted by Jeremy Paxman.
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

Continuing the rerun for Delia Smith 's back-to-basics guide. Tonight, making summer and winter salads, and dressings. Director Philip Bonham Carter ; Executive producer David Willccck (R) (S) BBC BOOK: Delia's How to Cook - Book Two available from bookshops

Contributors

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

: Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends

Continuing the new series in which Louis Theroux journeys to the heart of global subculture.
India: Enlightenment. This week Theroux finds himself acting as best man when he to visits a Bangkok marriage agency which introduces western men to Thai brides.
Director Catey Sexton ; Executive producer Kevin Sutcliffe (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown: Louis Theroux
Director: Catey Sexton
Producer: Kevin Sutcliffe

: Ads Infinitum

Victor Lewis-Smith continues his irreverent look at archive television and cinema commercials. Tonight he focuses on British cuisine. Contains some strong language.
(S)

Contributors

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

: Gimme Gimme Gimme

Comedy starring Kathy Burke and James Dreyfus.
Stiff. Linda and Tom return from the shops to discover a dead body in the living room. But whose body is it? Written by Jonathan Harvey ; Director Ljddy Oldroyd
Producer Sue Vertue (R) (S)

Contributors

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

: Newsnight

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

Contributors

Unknown: Kirsty Wark.
Editor: Sian Kevill

: Tinsel Town

Ninth in a ten-part drama set on Glasgow's club scene.
Sandra and Jack get closer. Ryan is furious that Lewis has spilled a secret. Contains strong language and adult material.
Written by Martin McCardie ; Producer Robbie Allen ; Director Stuart Davids
Repeated on Friday at 1.20am (S) (W)

Contributors

Written By: Martin McCardie
Producer: Robbie Allen
Director: Stuart Davids
Sandra: Mandy Matthews
Jack: Paul Thomas Hickey
Ryan: David Paisley
Lewis: Stevie Allen
Brady: Steven Duffy
Coutts: Stuart Sinclair Blyth
i Teresa: Dawn Steele
i Lex: Kate Dickie
Colin: Paul Samson
Michael: Seamus Gubbins
Frank: Laurie Ventry
Jacqueline: Barbara Rafferty
Stella: Jim Twaddale
Marie: Patricia Ross
Susan: Joanna MacLeod
Kathy: Maureen Carr

: Seinfeld

US comedy series staming Jerry Seinfeld.
The English Patient. Elaine's view of a film causes trouble. For cast see and next episode see tomorrow at 11.50pm (S)
Followed by Forty Eight Preludes and Fugues Angela Hewitt plays Bach's Prelude and Fugue in F sharp (Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 2 No 13).
Director Peter Mumford ; Producer Fiona Morris (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown: Jerry Seinfeld.
Unknown: Fugues Angela
Director: Peter Mumford
Producer: Fiona Morris

: BBC Learning Zone

Repeats are not indicated.
I AM Open University 12.30 Women of Northern Ireland 25357 1.00 I Developing World (S) 94512 1.30 Just Like a Girl
Secondary Schools 2.00 PSHE - ID Leamingto Be You (S) Languages 4.00 The French Experience (parts 5-8)
Webwise2000 5.00 GetWebwise Getting Started on the Web 50680 5.30 Computers Still Don't Bite
Open University 6.00 The Poverty Complex (S) 38512 6.30 A New Sun Is Born Ends 7.00am. (S)








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