Pom finds a cuddle.
6.25 Ethelbert the Tiger
The cub meets a chameleon.
Animation based on Enid Blyton's books.
Snork's flying machine takes to the air.
Is Cassy vandalising school property?
7.30 Mona the Vampire
Angela's new parrot is a magician.
7.45 Tom and Jerry Kids
A triple bill of antics.
Double bill of fun with the Tazmanian devil.
DW invents an imaginary friend called Nadine. Then Arthur misplaces a scary book.
7/10. In Europe during the 1600s, science becomes a new route to gaining power.
A look at what the British public love about their homes. producer Kerry Richardson : Executive producer Mark Hill
7/12. Arctic and Siberia
Mears travels to Baffin Island and the wastes of Siberia.
producer Kathryn Moore
1/5. Cold Start.
Michael Palin sets off from the North to the South Pole.
Helpmates. The boys clean up after a party. (BW)
12.55 Our Wife. Stan helps Ollie to elope with a woman whose father has forbidden her to marry. (BW)
Mystery starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce , the last in a run of Sherlock Holmes films. The sleuth investigates a series of suicides but soon realises that the deaths were in fact murders. Review page 65. Director Roy William Neill (1944, U)
A statement in a local newspaper outlines the details of a future murder in Chipping Cleghorn.
Dramatised by Alan Plater ; Producer Guy Slater Director David Giles
The Mirror Crack 'd from Side to Side is tomorrow at 2.25pm
A celebration of Jim Henson 's chaotic vaudevillians and their attempts, between 1976 and 1981, to stage a smooth-running show. It uncovers little-known facts about the players, relives memorable moments and talks to famous people who took part, including Debbie Harry , James Coburn , Cleo Laine and Julie Andrews. It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas is on New Year's Eve at 1.30pm on BBC1.
Producer Gerard Barry : Executive producer Alan Brown
In a 1974 Christmas special, Frank and Betty look forward to Yuletide, especially the church nativity play. (Rhs)45791 6
Jeremy Clarkson test-drives the Chrysler Crossfire, Richard Hammond tries out the new lightning-fast Smart Car, which has been fitted with twin turbos, while James May looks at one of the biggest surprises this year - Jaguar's superb XJ6. Countdown's Carol Vorderman is the "star in a reasonably priced car", and, with the Olympic Games just around the corner, Top Gear invents a sport just for cars, with its very own long-jump competition. The team will be back with a new series of Top Gear in the spring.
Director Brian Klein ; Editor Andy Wilman www.bbc.co.uk/topgear
5/8. An episode from the series about covert operations techniques. Tonight's fictitious scenario shows how a counter terrorist team prepares for, and conducts, a building assault, and looks at the various methods of entry - from explosives to Land Rovers - and the skills needed for room-to-room fighting. More next week.
Producer Charlie Clay ; Executive producer Paul Wooding
Broadcaster Gloria Hunniford , Sabrina Washington from R 'n' B outfit Mis-Teeq, Ibiza club favourite DJ Sammy and Alison Goldfrapp , one half of experimental electronic duo Goldrapp, join regulars Phill Jupitus and Bill Bailey for a festive edition of the comedy pop quiz. With Mark Lamarr. Director Paul Wheeler ; Producers Richard Wilson and Warren Prentice
Our exclusive Buzzcocks-style quiz: page 35 i
3/6. By the first week in November 1982, the nation was welcoming Channel 4 into their homes and, with it, Countdown, Brookside and The Tube. Meanwhile,
Hi-De-Hi! was establishing itself as a popular sitcom, while The Boys from the Blackstuff was the pride of BBC2 and BBC1 had Tenko. Continues tomorrow at llpm.
John Peel reveals his pet hates to presenter Paul Merton , with beards and shopping at the top of his list of things to keep in the Orwellian torture chamber.
Highlights from the second series of the sketch show, featuring Paul Whitehouse , Charlie Higson , Simon Day , Caroline Aherne and John Thomson.
Directors Mark Mylod and Sid Roberson
3/4. A Life in the Day. Will Self, Bob Geldof , Tony Hawks, Rory McGrath , Rick Stein , John Sessions and Lemm Sissay have a good old moan about coffee bars, keep fit fads, banks and discos.
6/6. An abandoned space ship is discovered. Starring Craig Charles.
Multi-instrumentalist Nitin Sawhney , influential LA rock quarter Jane's Addiction, and John Cale - co-founder of the Velvet Underground -feature in tonight's line-up.