Repeats are not indicated.
6.05 Reflections on a Global Screen (S)
6.30 Welfare for All? (S)
7.00 Open Advice: Study to Succeed (S)
7.30 Euripides's Medea (S)
News roundup, with Peter Dobbie and Sian Williams.
Weather at 8.25. (W)
The 1,000-year-old Saxon tale Of Beowulf. (R) (S) (W) WEBSITE: www.open2.net
Toyah Willcox looks at astrology and human behaviour, and Katharine Merry explores the world of astronomy. (S)
Using quantum theory to explain electricity and electronics. (R) (S)
What did the great thinkers make of love? (R) (S)
How author Jean Rhys 's childhood on Dominica helped provide background for her best-known novel. (R)(S)i563i60
Homework. Featuring rap poet and Urdu student
Benjamin Zephaniah. (R) (S) (W)
This week's edition comes from a wildlife park in Staffordshire that is run by a deaf couple. With sign language and in-vision subtitles. Rptd Wed at 3.10am on BBCl
With the sun at the peak of its 11-year cycle of activity, Patrick Moore discusses its variability. Shown last Sunday on BBC1 (S)
Almost nine hours of live tennis coverage from the All England Club as both the men's and ladies' singles reach the last-16 stage. Hosted by Sue Barker.
Executive producer Martin Hopkins Executive editor Dave Gordon
(S)(W) Andrew Duncan interviews John McEnroe : page 28
An episode from the classic seventies comedy.
Accident-prone Frank pays a visit to the labour exchange, where a recently appointed manager refuses to believe that his client is truly unemployable.
Written by Raymond Allen ; Producer Michael Mills (R) (S)
In this instalment of the repeated series focusing on the 1970s, The Sweeney star Dennis Waterman presents a look back at the year when heart-throbs such as motorcycling world champion Barry Sheene, singer David Essex, Scottish pop band the Bay City Rollers and the Fonz (Henry Winkler's character in the hit US comedy series Happy Days) set pulses racing. It was also a year when Charlie Girl, Brut and Hai Karate were the fragrances of choice, and ITV's World of Sport provided a regular feast of seventies-style British wrestling that captured the enthusiasm of Saturday-afternoon television watchers.
Meanwhile, the Steven Spielberg-directed Jaws terrorised the big screen and the high-camp musical The Rocky Horror Picture Show had audiences around the country on their feet and doing a dance called The Time Warp.
Director Liz Molyneux ; Series producer Alan Brown (R) (S) (W) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/ilove
BBC MUSIC: soundtrack CD now available
Continuing the sharp American animated satire series on the war between good and evil, featuring the vocal talents of James Gamer , Alan Cumming and French Stewart.
God's Girlfriend. On a lakeside holiday, Bob is bemused by God's reaction to an attractive woman called Sarah, voiced by guest star Elizabeth Taylor , who is obviously flirtingwithhim. (S)
Highlights from the final day of the first week of the championships at the All England Club, including a roundup of results from around the courts and reactions from the winners and losers. If the tournament has remained unaffected by bad weather, today will have seen matches involving the remaining 16 players in the singles competitions. Introduced by John Inverdale.
Repeated tomorrow at 8am on BBCl (S) (W)
Biographical drama from director Oliver Stone. From a humble Quaker upbringing, Richard Milhous Nixon rose through the political ranks to be elected the 37th president of the United States in 1969, but his political achievements were destined to be overshadowed by the Watergate scandal. Widescreen. Ends 2.20am. Review page 41.
(1995. 15) (S) (W) Teach yourself ... Ed Harris : p45; The reel story behind... : p46
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Repeats are not indicated. WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/learningzone
Summer Bites Sports and Fitness 2 - second of two programmes looking at the sports industry. Ends 5.00am.