Rachel Stevens performs her latest single, Girls Aloud feature on Celebrity Roomcam, and James Murray of Blazin' Squad has the lowdown on new band Friday Hill. Plus Arthur, Metalheads, Krypto the Superdog and Dennis the Menace.
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Animation based on Charles M Schulz 's Peanuts comic strip.
Snoopy and sidekick Woodstock set off to visit the little beagle's former owner. Review page 50. Director Bill Melendez (1972, U)
The lettings division at London estate agents Greene & Co is in chaos. (Revised repeat)
The Social Struggle. Plants that rely on animals, fungi and each other for support.
Presented by Clare Balding .
1.05 Athletics Action from the 14th IAAF world half-marathon championships in Edmonton, Canada. More than 300 distance runners - including a strong GB team - compete for a purse worth over £75,000. Paul Dickenson and Brendan Foster commentate.
1.40 Rugby League Highlights of the weekend's two Super League play-offs, including St Helens against current champions Leeds Rhinos - the winners progress to the final on 15 October, while the beaten side get a second chance to gualify in the final eliminator next weekend. Dave Woods and Rav French commentate.
2.20 Racing The six-race card at Longchamp ends at 4.30 with France's foremost race, the Prix de I'Arc de Triomphe, run over one-and-a-half miles and offering €1.8m in prize money. Jim McGrath commentates.
4.50 Sailing Great Britain's Ben Ainslie looks for a fourth straight win in the Finn World Cup, held this year near Moscow. Producer Lakviar Singh
Editor Alastair Mclntyre
Western starring John Wayne and Katharine Hepburn. Gun-toting marshal Rooster Cogburn teams up with feisty missionary Eula Goodnight to bring a ruthless band of outlaws to justice.
Review page 50. Director Stuart Millar (1975, U)
Reuben J. 'Rooster' Cogburn:
Featuring Charlotte Church, Happy Mondays,
Ms Dynamite , Starsailor, Nickelback and Son of Dork.
Producer Sally Wood ; Executive producer Andi Peters Ms Dynamite features in Blue Peter on Thursday at 5pm on BBC1
Lois's Sister. Series five. Auntie Susan comes to stay, bearing expensive gifts for the boys, snide remarks for big sis Lois and a cold shoulder for old flame Hal. First shown on Sky One
Which is better - the Mercedes SLK55 or the Porsche Boxster S? Jeremy Clarkson comes under fire from army snipers to find out. Meanwhile, James May and Richard Hammond play five-a-side footy - with cars. Producer Gary Broadhurst ; Executive producer Andy Wilman
www.bbc.co.uk/topgear Stars in Fast Cars: 9pm on BBC3
2/8. Challenged to build a plate-smashing device, would you opt for a catapult or a potato bazooka? And which domestic items would you plunder for parts? Two family teams set to work - wrecking a chandelier and a vintage motorbike in the process. Series producer Mike McDowall ; Exec producer Hamish Barbour
4/4. A New Millennium. Some 730 million people live in Europe today. How has wildlife adapted, and what are we doing to help? Plus, is the influx of non-indigenous species a threat? Sean Pertwee narrates. Series producers Klaus Feichtenberger and Patrick Morris
First shown on BBC4
Are We Alone? What's the probability of life on other planets? With Sam Neill. Producer Teresa Hunt ; Exec producer Stephen Wilkinson
6/6. Look-a-like laughs from Phil Cornwell , Kevin Connelly , Jon Culshaw , Mark Perry and Jan Ravens. A special is planned for Christmas, plus a new series next spring. Directors Ben Fuller and Pati Marr ; Producer Gareth Edwards
www.bbc.co.uk/deadringers The new series continues on Radio 4 at 6.30pm on Friday
Including Liverpool v Chelsea four days after their Champions League clash, plus North West derby Wigan v Bolton and Man City v Everton.
Producer Paul Foster ; Editor Andrew Clement
Queen for a Day. Trouble ensues when Tobias and Buster go out on the town. Guest-starring
Liza Minnelli. Next episode Thursday at 11pm on BBC4.
Shown last Thursday on BBC4
Action from the four-day Dunhill Links championship, where celebrity amateurs, including Ashes heroes Michael Vaughan and Andrew Strauss , teed off against pros at Carnoustie, Kingsbarns and St Andrews.
Producers Kate McKeag and Peter Small
Horror fantasy starring Simone Simon and Kent Smith. A father frets over his daughter's secret friend - who seems to be his long-dead first wife. Review page 50. Directors Robert Wise , Gunther von Fritsch (1944, U) (BW)
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