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: CBBC

Ends 8.00.

The Animals of Farthing Wood
The animals are feeling cold and wet.

6.25 UBOS
Zarlak plays a trick on Cassy's roommate.

6.45 Dennis the Menace
Gnasher is mistaken for a rat.

7.10 Home Farm Twins
The goats escape and the twins get lost.

7.30 Blue Peter
A look at some classic Eurovision Song Contest entries.
Shown yesterday 5pm BBC1 (S)

7.55 Newsround

Contributors

Writer ("Home Farm Twins"): Elly Brewer

: CBeebies

Ends 10.30.

Big Cook, Little Cook
Making a customer some jam tarts.

8 20 Tots TV
The friends look for buried treasure.

8.30 Bobinogs
Learning to appreciate the environment.
First shown on BBC Wales

8.40 Pingu
The penguin arranges to meet a friend.

8 45 Boo!
The elusive blob is hiding in a hospital.

9.00 Balamory
PC Plum is on the trail of a litterbug. Who will the culprit be?
Writer Johanna Hall
For cast see Wednesday

9.20 SMarteenies
Featuring a big picture and patterns.

Followed by CBeebies Birthdays

9 40 Tweenies
Fizz has a bad case of the blues.

10.00 Teletubbies
The Teletubbies playa standing game.
BBC PRODUCTS: Teletubbies: Again Again!, video £7.99. DVD £10.99

Contributors

Writer : Johanna Hall

: Schools programmes

Repeats are not indicated.
10.30 BBC Primary Geography (ages 7-11) Postcards - Kenya:
Daily Life in Urban Kenya
10.40 BBC Primary Geography
(ages 7-9) France - The Camargue 6029527 10.50 Look and Read (ages 7- 9) Spelling with the Spellits Year 3/4 (Programme 4) 9446546 11.10 Megamaths (ages 7- 9) Division - Divide by Ten

: The Daily Politics

The latest developments at Westminster.

: Working Lunch

Business news.

: Schools programmes

Repeats are not indicated.
1.00 Numbertime (ages 4-6) More or Less - Three More
1.15 Words and Pictures Plus (ages 6-7) Long Vowel Spelling: Little
Rabbit Fee Foo: "oo/ue"

: Letter from an Unknown Woman

Romantic melodrama starring Joan Fontaine and Louis Jourdan. A sensitive young girl of 15 falls madly in love with a concert pianist. Review page 56.
Director Max Ophiils (1948. U) (BW)

Contributors

Unknown: Joan Fontaine
Unknown: Louis Jourdan
Director: Max Ophiils

: Eggheads

Challengers take on top TV quiz show champions for a cash prize.

: Flog It!

St Mary's Guildhall in Coventry sees an influx of clutter.
Series producer John Miller ; Executive producer Jane Lomas

Contributors

Producer: John Miller
Producer: Jane Lomas

: Ready Steady Cook

With chefs Brian Turner and TonyTobin.

Contributors

Unknown: Brian Turner

: Weakest Link

Elimination quiz. Then Party European Election
Bmadcast By the Liberal Democrats.

: The Fresh Prince of bel-Air

The Client. Will is intent on propelling Ashley to musical stardom, but uncle Philip has other ideas.
6.20 What's Will Got to Do with It? Will launches Ashley's singing career. But will he regret it?

: My Wife and Kids

Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow. When Michael's accountant dies, it forces him to reassess his life.

: TOTP2

Archive hits from Erasure, Average White Band, Imagination, Rush and the Stray Cats. Plus new music from Lionel Richie.
[web address removed]
Vic and Bob's TOTP2 follows at 7.30 on BBC3
TOP OF THE POPS MAGAZINE: published monthly, price £1.95

Contributors

Producer: Mark Hagen

: Time Flyers

5/8. Scotland's Exodus. The hills and glens of Scotland ire littered with abandoned homes, testimony to the mass emigration of people seeking a better life in Britain's cities and the New World. The team excavate one of these ruins to reveal a tale of cruelty inflicted by powerful landlords on theirtenants.
Producer Julie Newing ; Series producer Steve Evanson

Contributors

Producer: Julie Newing
Producer: Steve Evanson

: Get a New Life

New series 1/11. Brian and Allyson Davies want to give their two young children a better life by leaving the Welsh valleys for southern Spain. Despite the help of Melissa Porter and Scott Huggins , the strain of selling their house and finding Brian a job threatens to turn their dream into a nightmare. Updates on the Davies's progress can be seen next week at 6pm Monday-Thursday.
Director Paul Watson : Series editor Susannah Walker (AD) RTSHOP: How to Get a New Life, book £12.99. inc p&p. To order call [number removed](national rate)

Contributors

Unknown: Allyson Davies
Unknown: Melissa Porter
Unknown: Scott Huggins
Director: Paul Watson
Editor: Susannah Walker

: Diarmuid's Big Adventure

3/5. As the deadline for this year's Chelsea Flower Show draws ever closer, Diarmuid Gavin has still failed to raise a bean for his wildly ambitious garden. Will the horticulturalist be able to salvage the project from the deepening financial hole, or has he already missed the chance of winning a prestigious gold medal?
Series producer Steve Greenwood ; Executive producer Julian Mercer

Contributors

Unknown: Diarmuid Gavin
Producer: Steve Greenwood
Producer: Julian Mercer

: Yes Minister

2/7. The Official Visit. Willeverythinggoaccordingto plan for the newly appointed Minister of Administrative Affairs, the Rt Hon James Hacker ? The next episode of the first series follows at 10.30 on BBC4.
Writers Antony Jay , Jonathan Lynn ; Producer Sydney Lotterby

Contributors

Unknown: James Hacker
Unknown: Antony Jay
Unknown: Jonathan Lynn
Producer: Sydney Lotterby

: Newsnight

Presented by Jeremy Paxman. IS)

Contributors

Presented By: Jeremy Paxman.

: So What Do You Do All Day?

8/12. Adrian Chiles gets the opportunity to indulge his 30-year passion for West Bromwich Albion FC when he shadows club manager Gary Megson during a tense day as the team cling on to second place in Division One.
Director Chris Howells ; Producer Rob Finighan

Contributors

Unknown: Adrian Chiles
Unknown: Gary Megson
Director: Chris Howells
Producer: Rob Finighan

: BBC4 on BBC2: Sophiatown

During the 1940s and 1950s, South Africa's Sophiatown was an enclave of tolerance inside the oppressive regime of apartheid. Storyville combines interviews and archive to provide an insight into the "Harlem of Johannesburg".
Director Pascale Lamche (AD) More from South Africa tomorrow at 11.20pm in The Orphans of Nkandla

Contributors

Director: Pascale Lamche

: Days That Shook the World

Nixon's
Last Day. 8 August 1974: disgraced president Richard Nixon spends his last day in the White House. Two men close to the president bear witness to the moments around Nixon's resignation.

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Nixon

: BBC Learning Zone

www.bbc.co.uk/ieamingzone
Schools Repeats are not indicated.
2.00 History American Voices. A history of America. 74299 4.00 History Black Peoples of the Americas.








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