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: CBBC Breakfast

Ends 9.00.

Peggy Patch has a special ride at the Donkey sanctuary in Sidmouth, Devon. (R) (S)

7.20 Anthony Ant
Anthony and his friends embark on a mission to find the missing piece of a shattered artefact. (R) (S)

7.35 Smurfs' Adventures
A double bill of fun with the mushroom-dwelling imps. (R) (S)

8.00 Blue Peter
Children's magazine, presented by Konnie Huq, Liz Barker, Matt Baker and Simon Thomas. Shown yesterday at 5pm on BBC1
(S) (W)

8.25 Chipmunks Go to the Movies
Shy mermaid Jeanette is captured by scientist Alvin, who intends to take her on a chat show. (R) (S)

8.45 William's Wish Wellingtons
Animation about a young boy and his amazing footwear. Narrated by Andrew Sachs. (R) (S)


Presenter (Blue Peter): Konnie Huq
Presenter (Blue Peter): Liz Barker
Presenter (Blue Peter): Matt Baker
Presenter (Blue Peter): Simon Thomas
Narrator (Wiliam's Wish Wellingtons): Andrew Sachs

: School programmes

Repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Hands Up! (ages 3-7)
Transport-with sign language.
7488530 9.15 Hands Up! (ages
4-5) Storytime: Ella and the Rabbit -with sign language.
9.25 Hotch Potch House (ages 3-5) Up In the Air (S)
9.45 Dynamo (early years) Literacy: Poems and Letter Q (S)


Ends 10.50.

A carpet appears in Teletubbyland, much to the interest of Po and Laa-Laa. (R) (S)

10.30 Tweenies
Milo finds a leaf in his jacket and becomes convinced he is a tree. (R) (S) (W)
BBC MUSIC: Best Friends Forever album available from retailers

: School programmes

10.50 Landmarks Shorts (ages 9-11) Using the Land: Coastal Neighbour (S) 2979801 11.00
Watch (ages 6-7) Homes across Europe: In the City (London) (S)
7874240 11.15 Numbertime (ages 4-6) More or Less: Three Less (S) 7897191 11.30 Look and Read (ages 7-9) Captain Crimson:
Operation Recovery (S)
11.50 ZigZag (ages 7-9) Making It Work: Over the Bridge (S)
12.10 Folk Dance (ages 9-12) Country Dance (S)

: Working Lunch

Latest news from the consumer and business worlds, presented by Adrian Chiles and Adam Shaw.


Presented By: Adrian Chiles
Presented By: Adam Shaw.

: Tennis

Further coverage of the annual pre-Wimbledon tournament from Queen's Club in west London, presented by Sue Barker. Last year's victor
Lleyton Hewitt added his name to an illustrious roster of Queen's winners - including Wimbledon champions
Pete Sampras , Boris Becker , Stefan Edberg and Michael Stich - but will he still be competing on day four of this year's event? (W)
Including at
3.20 News; Regional News
(Digital: UK Today); Weather (S) (W)


Presented By: Sue Barker.
Unknown: Lleyton Hewitt
Unknown: Pete Sampras
Unknown: Boris Becker
Unknown: Stefan Edberg
Unknown: Michael Stich

: Weakest Link USA

Anne Robinson hosts another round of the American version of her general-knowledge quiz. (S) BBC MAGAZINE: Weakest Link, £4.99 from newsagents


Unknown: Anne Robinson

: The New Adventures of Superman

Vat Man. Lex Luthor creates a clone of the superhero and commands him to destroy the original Superman.
(R) (S)


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

: Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Angel. Angel helps out Buffy when she is attacked by an elite vampire group, but the Master has plans for him.
Rptdtomorrowatll.35pm(R)(S) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/cult


Buffy Summers Sarah: Michelle Gellar
Rupert Giles: Anthony Stewart Head
Willow Rosenberg: Alyson Hannigan
Xander Harris: Nicholas Brendon
The Master: Mark Metcalf
Angel: David Boreanaz

: Homeground

The Drowned Village. In the early sixties Bothwellhaugh was a bustling Lanarkshire mining community, but following the closure of the local colliery in 1959, the village itself shut down in 1965. A former resident's films, however, offer a poignant and unique record of this vanished way of life. Director Clara Glynn (S) (W) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/homeground


Director: Clara Glynn

: Back to the Floor

400 Weddings and a ... Holiday company boss
Steve Garley learns some shocking home truths when he spends a week co-ordinating weddings on the island of Antigua.
Series producer Hugh Dehn ; Executive producer Robert Thirkell (R) (S) (W)


Unknown: Steve Garley
Producer: Hugh Dehn
Producer: Robert Thirkell

: Top Gear

Another edition of the motoring magazine, featuring car news and road-tests of the latest models. With Jason Barlow,
Vicki Butler-Henderson and Tiff Needell.
Producer John Wilcox ; Series producer Richard Pearson (S) (W) BBC TOP GEAR MAGAZINE: price L3.40, available monthly from newsagents


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

: Mountain Men

The Ghost ofK2. The final instalment of this three-part series charts the many attempts made last century to conquer what became known as the "savage mountain", the Himalayas' notorious K2. Several expeditions were cut short - including two by American climber Charles Houston - until Italian climbers finally reached the peak in 1954. Producer Mick Conefrey ; Executive producer Olivia Lichtenstein (S) (W)


Unknown: Charles Houston
Producer: Mick Conefrey
Producer: Olivia Lichtenstein

: 10x10: New Directors

Daddy's Girl. In a bleak Glasgow street, seven-year-old
Teenie waits in the rain for herfatherto come out of the pub. Written by John Maley ; Producer Carolynne Sinclair Kidd
Director Irvine Allan (R) (S) (W)


Written By: John Maley
Producer: Carolynne Sinclair Kidd
Director: Irvine Allan

: Dad's Army: The Two and a Half Feathers

Written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft

Lance Corporal Jones's glorious history is besmirched by the recollections of an ex-colleague.
(R) (S)


Writer: Jimmy Perry
Writer/Producer: David Croft

: Newsnight

News analysis, presented by Kirsty Wark. (S) (W)


Presented By: Kirsty Wark.

: Jazz

PurePleasure. In the last of this week's offerings on the history of jazz, swing sweeps America in the thirties and soundtracks the Great Depression. It brings dancers flocking to the ballrooms, while two of its most prominent bandleaders - Benny Goodman and Chick Webb -vie for the title of king of swing in Harlem in May 1937.
The series continues next Monday (S)
Followed by 48 Preludes and Fugues (R) (S) (W)


Unknown: Benny Goodman
Unknown: Chick Webb

: BBC Learning Zone

Repeats are not indicated.
Open Science 12.30 Hollywood Science (W) 7977370 12.45
Background Brief 1.00 Elements of Healing 9232660 1.35 What Have the Sixties Ever Done for Us? 6119554 1.45
Background Brief 6139318 2.00 Relative Risk -the Human Genome Project (S) 9820370 2.50 Ever Wondered?
3.00 Images of the Cosmos (S)
Curriculum Development 3.30 Literacy: the Write Way (pt2) Languages 4.00 How to Learn a Language
Working in Sport and Leisure 5.00 TV 10 The Future
Open University 6.00 Design for an Alien World (S) 67660 6.30 Open Advice Ends 7.00am. (S)

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