Dennis the Menace
Animated fun with Beano's ne'er do well. (R) (S)
7.25 Mona the Vampire
Lily, Charlie and Mona try out the fourth dementia ride at the funfair. (R) (S)
7.40 The Woody Woodpecker Show
Woody encounters a playful primate.
(Shown yesterday at 3.45pm on BBC1) (R) (S)
8.00 Ace Lightning
Samanthais is determined to uncover Mark's secret life. (R) (S)
8.25 Looney Tunes
Animated capers. (R) (S)
Bull and Axl Gator try to improve their chances of catching Taz. (R) (S)
9.00 Xchange Xtra
James Alexandrou, aka Martin Fowler from EastEnders, visits the James Bond exhibition at the Science Museum. (S)
The race is on to recover a valuable stamp. (S)
9.35 Captain Abercromby
The seaman finds his grandfather's shipwreck in the last of the series. (S)
Guest (Xchange Xtra):
Amelia is fed up with having to do what the others want. (S) (W)
Doodles is kicked for no reason. (R) (S) (W)
Followed by CBeebies Birthdays
Children catch autumn leaves. (R) (S)
10.50 Pingu and the Paper Plane
The misunderstood penguin has an adventure with a paper plane. (R)
10.55 Beebie's Tails
Kirsty Young tells the story of Beebie and the Snowy Day. (S) (W)
Storyteller (Beebie's Tails):
Andrew Neil and Daisy Sampson present coverage of Prime Minister's Questions and round up today's political stories. With Laura Kuenssberg on the road.
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A friend of Eva Peron recounts life with the icon.
Shade Garden. Stefan Buczacki helps improve a dark, dry area in a cottage garden.
Finance and business news with Adam Shaw.
Edmond O'Brien , Joan Fontaine and Ida Lupino. Travelling salesman
Harry Graham 's search for love results in marriage to Eve.
When Harry becomes restless, he embarks on a second marriage to Phyllis Martin. But Eve begins to suspect Harry of deception. Review page 58. Director Ida Lupino (1953, PG)
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Folkestone in Kent hosts the antiques show.
Against-the-clock culinary challenge.
Black Widower. Bart fears the worst when Aunt Selma dates an ex-convict. Featuring the guest voice of Frasier star Kelsey Grammer.
A special edition featuring exclusive live performances by funk/rap/rock trail-blazers Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Presented by Steve Wright.
Top of the Pops is on Friday at 7.30pm on BBC1
Data's Day. A serious incident with Romulan warbirds features in Data's report on a day in his life.
The last of three editions of The Money Programme exploring retail battles follows the proposed takeover of Safeway. At stake is the chance to dominate a market worth
1.70 billion a year and hold sway over the nation's shopping habits. Will the winner be one of the big three - Sainsbury's, Asda or Tesco - or an influential outsider? And what effect is their fierce competition having on the consumer?
Producer John Blystone : Series editor Clive Edwards
First in a new three-part series which sees three people - a professional, a failure and a newcomer- applying for a job. The Wedding Planner. Gary Beswick and Daisy Collard listened to three planners' pitches for their big day. One had organised the Beckhams' wedding, one had overseen a disastrous event and publishing assistant George Watts had never planned a wedding in his life. They chose Watts. Director Tracy Edwards ; Series producer Karen Brown The wedding planner: page 37
On the edge of a Northumberland cliff, what originally looked like a scatter of flints has turned out to be the oldest house ever discovered in Britain. In this special edition of Meet the Ancestors, Julian Richards joins archaeologist Clive Waddington as he uncovers evidence of Stone Age life which reveals the people of 10,000 years ago to be far more advanced than had previously been thought. Producer Bucy McDonald
Executive producers Steve Wilkinson and Jonathan Stamp
Wrong Recipient. The Devon schoolgirl bombarded with messages from the Pentagon and the office worker who sent abuse to his entire staff. Narrated by Quentin Willson. Director Julia Foot : Series producer Jonny Young
Postponed from last Wednesday
Geoff. All is not well between Marion and Geoff, and when
Keith has a night out with the lads he soon discovers that Geoff is not going down without a fight. With Rob Brydon.
Written by Hugo Blick , Rob Brydon : Producer/Director Hugo Blick BBC PRODUCTS: Marion and Geoff series one - DVD L19.99, video £12.99
With Jeremy Paxman.
Guests include former Miss
World Diana Haydon , actor Raji James , MP for Gloucester Parmjit Dhanda and Asian pop band Devoted.
Director Robert Davies ; Producer Sangita Manandhar
On the Rails. Giles Fearnley leaves his job as chief executive of Prism Rail to fill in as platform supervisor in Cambridge. Producer Kelly Webb-Lamb: Series editor Robert Thirkell
Repeats are not indicated.
Open University 12.30 Moral Panics - the Agony and the Ecstasy 53621 1.00 Athens: Democracy for the Few
1.30 Imagining the Pacific
Secondary Schools 2.00 History Medicine through Time Languages 4.00 Brazil Inside Out 4: Sao Paulo/5: The South Anger at Work 5.00 All the Rage
Open University 6.00 Siena Cathedral 2564447 6.50 Ever Wondered? - Keith Floyd on the Mediterranean diet