Why Bird joins a postman on his rounds. (R) (S)
7.20 Albert the Fifth Musketeer
Swashbuckling adventures with the musketeer. (R) (S)
7.45 Get Your Own Back
Continuing the game show presented by Dave Benson Phillips and Lisa Brockwell.
Shown last Friday, BBC1 (S) (W)
8.10 Monster Rancher
Tiger enters the Monster Battle. (R) (S)
Cassie is lead to stranded Andalie. (R) (S
Presenter (Get Your Own Back):
Presenter (Get Your Own Back):
Two teams scour an antiques fair in Ardingly, West Sussex, for bargains. (R) (S) (W)
One of the best episodes from the last series of the debate show, with Robert Kilroy-Silk . Executive editor Carrie Thomas
(R) (S) Followed by News; Weather (S)(W)
A Leicester homeowner invites
Anna Ryder Richardson and the design team to improve her home. (R) (S)
Two Shrewsbury properties are made more saleable. (S)
A double bill of the multi-cultural
Australian school drama.
Lee is concerned about Nikki's mental health. (R) (S)
12.15 Draz takes on an unusual flatmate. (R) (S)
Hippos out of Water. Infra-red cameras reveal the astonishing night-time activities of Africa's hippopotamuses. Narrator David Attenborough. (R) (S)
Supernatural drama, the first of a series of films starring James Mason. A writer, taking up a lonely job as the keeper of a lighthouse conjures up some ghostly companions for inspiration. Review page 53.
Director Roy Boulting (1942)
(BW)(S) James Mason stars in Pandora and the Flying Dutchman tomorrow at 1.20pm
(Digital: UK Today) Weather (S) (W)
Live coverage of the third day of the championships, featuring at 4.05 decathlon 100m, 4.45 men's 110m hurdles first round, 5.00 decathlon longjump, and at
6.30 decathlon shot put.
After breaking the 9,000-point barrier earlier this year Roman Sebrle is favourite to take gold in the decathlon, although
Britain's Dean Macey is one of many who will be making it hard for the Czech. Plus highlights of the climax to the heptathlon and the men's 100m final. Introduced by Sue Barker and Steve Cram. (S) (W)
The third of the repeated four-part series in which historian Michael Wood charts the Spanish conquest of the New World. Eldorado. In 1541 an ill-fated expedition headed deep into the Amazon rainforest on a quest for mythical lands of gold. Wood and his team follow the exploratory route of the conquistadors along the length of the Amazon.
Director David Wallace ; Producer Rebecca Dodds (R) (S) (W) BBC PRODUCTS: book £18.99, double video £19.99 and cassette £13.99
Jeremy Paxman hosts the third programme of the new series of the inter-college quiz with Edinburgh University taking on Christ's College, Cambridge.
Director Tracey Rooney ; Producer Peter Gwyn (S) (W)
Continuing the six-part rerun of the series in which Adam Hart-Davis examines Roman ideas and inventions.
Arteries of the Empire. Hart-Davis focuses on road construction, mining techniques and mine flood prevention. Producer Inge Samuels ; Series producer Martin Mortimore
Postponed from 30 July (R) (S) (W)
Angus Deayton , Ian Hislop and Paul Merton are joined by comedian and Goodness Gracious Me star Sanjeev Bhaskar and art critic Matthew Collings.
Director Paul Wheeler ; Producer Giles Pilbrow (R) (S) (W)
Live coverage from the world championships of the women's pole vault final. American Stacey Dragila will be firm favourite to take gold and she will also have her eye on the world record, having narrowly missed out at the recent IAAF British Grand Prix. Introduced by Sue Barker and Roger Black , with commentary provided by Stuart Storey , Steve Cram , Paul Dickenson , Brendan Foster ,
Sally Gunnell and John Regis. (S) (W)
Analysis of the day's main national and international news stories, with Jeremy Vine.
Editor Sian Kevill (S) (W)
Penultimate episode of the cult series from 1981, being shown as a tribute to its author, the late Douglas Adams.
A massive explosion sends Arthur, Ford, Zaphod and Trillian forward in time to Milliways, a restaurant situated at the moment the universe comes to an end.
The series concludes tomorrow at 11.20pm.
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BBC PRODUCTS: cassette £9.99, CD £15.99 and video £10.99
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Dish of the day:
Continuing the US comedy set in a newsroom.
Protecting the Source. When asked by a judge to divulge the source of a story, Freundlich faces jail in order to maintain his journalistic integrity. (S)
Followed by 48 Preludes and Fugues (R) (S) (W)
Repeats are not indicated.
Open University 12.30 West Africa - Art and Identities (S)
1.20 Ever Wondered? - the gardens of Monet and Barbara Hepworth 2636823 1.30 Greenberg on Jackson Pollock Inside Islam 2.00 Living Islam (part 1) (S)
Languages 4.00 Talk French (parts 5-6); France Inside Out Marseille - a guide to the southern French city. Working In Hospitality 5.00 Careers
Open University 6.00 Poetry and Landscape (S)
6.30 The Rinuccini Chapel, Florence (S)