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: CBBC Breakfast

Ends 9.00.
Adventures of Spot
Spot finds a key in the garden. (R)

7.05 Polka Dot Shorts
Polkaroo's magic trick goes wrong, making bear think that he is a cat. (R)

7.15 The All-New Popeye Show
Three more misadventures with the spinach-guzzling sailor. (R)

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

8.00 Blue Peter
Matt Baker begins training his new border collie puppy. Shown yesterday at 5pm on BBC1 (S) (W)

8.25 Monster Rancher
Golum befriends a girl from the lake, whose name is Undine. (S)

8.50 Romuald the Reindeer
A camping trip turns into nightmare.
Repeated at 1pm (R)

: School programmes

Repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Cats'Eyes (ages 5-7) The
Environment: Habitats and Humans (S) 2056271 9.15 Cats' Eyes (ages 5-7) The Environment: Litter (S)
7668165 9.30 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) You Can't Catch Me (S) 9354733 9.45 Dynamo (early years) Literacy: Letters W. X, Y and (S)

: CBBC

Ends 10.50.

Teletubbies
The Teletubbies decide to take their favourite things to bed with them. (R) (S)

10.30 Tweenies
Max visits a pottery to get a present for someone very special. (R) (S) (W)
BBC MUSIC: The new Tweenies single, Best Friends Forever, available now

: School programmes

10.50 Landmarks Shorts (ages
9-11) Using the Land: Inner City (S) 4577455 11.00 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) Phonics Special: "Oo" (S) 7385320 11.15 Numbertime
(ages 4-6) Time: Telling the Time (S) 7308271 11.30 Look and Read (ages 7-9) Zzaap and the Word Master: Zzaap Looks Back (S)
1764184 11.50 Science Zone (ages 9-11) The Environment: Creature Comforts (S) 5952368 12.10 English Express (ages 9-11)
Language Knowledge: Thinking for Linking (S)

: Working Lunch

Business roundup.

: CBBC: Romuald the Reindeer

Shown at 8.50am

: The Karate Killers **

Spy spoof starring
Robert Vaughn and David McCallum as UNCLE agents battling their
THRUSH counterparts over a formula for extracting gold from sea water. Reviews pp 72-75. Constable Terry-Thomas
Director Barry Shear (1967) (S)
2.40 Westminster Live
More viewers are given the chance to quiz MPs. (S) CONTACT DETAILS: see Tuesday
3.20 News; Regional News (Digital:
UK Today): Weather (S) (W)
3.30
Esther Esther Rantzen hosts another discussion with her studio audience. (S) (W)
4.30 Ready Steady Cook
Against-the-clock cookery, with Ainsley Harriott. (S)
5.15 The Weakest Link
Elimination quiz, with Anne Robinson. (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Vaughn
Unknown: David McCallum
Director: Barry Shear
Unknown: Esther Esther Rantzen
Unknown: Ainsley Harriott.
Unknown: Anne Robinson.
Napoleon Solo: Robert Vaughn
Illya Kuryakin: David McCallum
Randolph: Herbert Lorn
Amanda True: Joan Crawford
Carl von: Kesser Curtjurgens
Count de Franzini: Telly Savalas

: The New Adventures of Superman

Smart Kids. Lois and Clark must save Metropolis from the rule of several artificially super-intelligent children. (R) (S)

Contributors

Clark Kent/Superman: Dean Cain
Lois Lane: Teri Hatcher
Cat Grant: Tracy Scoggins
Jimmy Olsen: Michael Landes
Perry White: Lane Smith
Lex Luthor: John Shea

: Buffy the Vampire Slayer

The Yoko Factor. After joining forces with Adam, Spike drives a metaphorical wedge between Buffy and her friends.
Repeated tomorrow at 11.35pm (S) (W) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/buffy

Contributors

Buffy Summers: Sarah Michelle Gellar
Rupert Giles: Anthony Stewart Head
Xander Harris: Nicholas Brendon
Willow Rosenberg: Alyson Hannigan
Spike: James Marsters
Riley: Marc Blucas
Anya: Emma Caulfield
Tara: Amber Benson

: The Good Life: Pigs Lib

The first in this week's double bill of the seventies comedy. Margo finds out that the Goods want to keep pigs.
Written by John Esmonde and Bob Larbey
Next episode tomorrow at 7.30pm (R) (S)

Contributors

Writer: John Esmonde
Writer: Bob Larbey
Producer: John Howard Davies
Tom Good: Richard Briers
Barbara Good: Felicity Kendal
Margo Leadbeatter: Penelope Keith
Jerry Leadbeatter: Paul Eddington
MrWilks: Lionel Wheeler
Mr Carter: Robert Gillespie

: Ray Mears's Extreme Survival

Mountains. The story of a father and son who, during a skiing trip in Turkey, became lost in a blizzard. Using minimal survival skills they managed to stay alive for ten days.
Producer/Series producer Dick Colthurst (R) (S) (W)

Contributors

Producer: Dick Colthurst

: Top Gear

Another edition of the motoring magazine that provides information and road-tests of the latest models. Hosted by Jason Barlow , Vicki Butler-Henderson and Tiff Needell. Producer John Wilcox ; Series producer Richard Pearson (S) (W) BBC TOP GEAR MAGAZINE: price L3.50, available monthly from newsagents

Contributors

Unknown: Jason Barlow
Unknown: Vicki Butler-Henderson
Producer: John Wilcox
Producer: Richard Pearson

: litUe Women - a Day in the Life of the Tweenager

There is a new generation of pre-teen girls who possess the confidence, sense of style, and to some degree, the emotional complexities of a teenager, but who are aged between 7 and 11 years old. The marketing industry, who has recognised their spending power, coined the term
"tweenagers" to describe them. This documentary follows three sets of best friends of this age group, from diverging backgrounds, through an average day. See Choice.
Director/Producer Kate Townsend (S) (W)

Contributors

Producer: Kate Townsend

: Trouble at the Top

The Bounce Back Kid. When entrepreneur Mark Goldberg gambled his fortune on Crystal Palace football club, he lost L40 million. Now, with his marriage in ruins and still L12 million in debt, he's creating a new TV station forjob seekers. But Goldberg has neverworked in television and first impressions suggest he is out of his depth. See Choice.
Producer Kim Shillinglaw ; Series producer Michele Kurland (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown: Mark Goldberg
Producer: Kim Shillinglaw
Producer: Michele Kurland

: Newsnight

News analysis, with Jeremy Paxman. (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown: Jeremy Paxman.

: Counterblast

Switch Off Now. In a provocative and witty film
David Burke , who switched off his television set four years ago, uses the medium he hates to show why it makes viewers bad-tempered, lethargic and ill-informed. With no holds barred, he goes for the jugular and attacks the most popular TV shows and presenters to make his case.
Producer Colm Martin : Executive producer Debbie Christie (S) (W)
Followed by 48 Preludes and Fugues (R) (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown: David Burke
Producer: Colm Martin
Producer: Debbie Christie

: Despatch Box

Presented by Michael Dobbs.

Contributors

Presented By: Michael Dobbs.

: BBC Learning Zone

Repeats are not indicated.
Open Science 12.30 Elements of Healing 55837 1.00 What Have the Sixties Ever Done for Us? 1299672 1.10 Background Brief Science and the Psychics 9611498 1.30 The Next Big Thing
Nanotechnology 51160 2.00 A Formidable Foe (S) 97547 2.30 A Life of Time (S) 425223.00 The Art of Breathing (S) Curriculum Development 3.30 Teaching Today Languages 4.00 Spanish Journey (parti) Working in Construction 5.00 The Future
Open University 6.00 The Chemistry of Power (S) 72092 6.30 The Chemistry of Life and Death Ends 7.00am. (S)








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