Tatiana gives Mysti a lesson in how to use her magic.
Shun is going to get a pet.
n Ocean life 200 million years hence, from silverswimmers to sharkopaths. Followed by The Witness
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10.30 Words and Pictures (ages 6-7) Magic Pencil
4-7) Toys 9617953 11.00
Hands Up! (7-11) The Chronicles of Narnia: the Magician's Nephew 2590663 11.15 Numbertime (ages 6-7) Addition and Subtraction
(ages 7-11) Katherine Howard 8735779
11.40 Making Sense of Health (ages 7-11)
Over My Dead Body. Archie is surprised to discover that Nero Wolfe has a daughter who is tangled up in a murder at a fencing studio.
Turning a dull, boring area into a carnival space for its Brazilian owner. With Joe Swift. (5)
1-19/10. Orchids and insect life of the South Downs and the bird nicknamed the fat running rasper of the Outer Hebrides.
Will exotic charms and low prices convince a mother and daughter to relocate to Kerala in south-west India? (5)
A special festive treat for a foster mother who has cared for more than 100 children.
More challengers clash with quiz show champions of the calibre of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? winner Judith Keppel and international Mastermind Chris Hughes. Hosted by Dermot Murnaghan. (5)
With just over 48 hours to go until the celebrities and their partners next take to the floor for the real thing, who's shaping up and who looks likely to ship out? Judge Craig Revel Horwood reports from the training rooms. With Claudia Winkleman. RT DIRECT: official guide only E13.50 (incl p&p). Send a cheque, payable to RT Direct Book Offers, to [address removed]; call [number removed]042 quoting RT (calls cost no more than 8p per min from landlines); visit www.rtdirect.sparkledirect.com
Judge Craig Revel
Andy Serkis , the British actor who so memorably created the character of Gollum for the Lord of the Rings trilogy, talks of his new role as titular star of Peter Jackson 's King Kong. Plus Matthew Sweet reporting on the ways new technology will affect our roles as cultural consumers. Presented by Andrew Graham-Dixon . The series returns after Christmas.
Series producer Marcus Herbert ; Exec producer Edward Morgan
Repeated at 11.20pm www.bbc.co.uk/cultureshow
6/8. More brave homeowners embark on one of the most gruelling challenges of their lives - to restore the decrepit property they've bought to its rightful state. Under the gaze of three restoration experts, can they bring to life their splendid vision of a currently ramshackle dwelling? With Charlie Luxton. Series producer Amy Joyce RT DIRECT: book only E17.50 (incl p&p). Send a cheque, payable to RT Direct Book Offers, to [address removed] call [number removed]042 quoting RT (calls cost no more than 8p per min from landlines); visit www.rtdirect.sparkledirect.com
The inside story of the bitter battle to run Russia between President Vladimir Putin and seven of the world's richest men, individuals who had used their cash to help get Boris Yeltsin re-elected in 1996. 1/3. The Fugitive. Deep in the heart of Surrey, a Russian revolution is gathering pace. The man who helped choose Putin as Yeltsin's replacement, oligarch Boris Berezovsky, is now trying to overturn him. He was cabinet secretary under Yeltsin but fled when Putin came to power. This film follows the trail of revenge as Berezovsky, worth E800m, foments dissent inside Russia. It's a battle where wealth and power count for more than the law. Ian Holm narrates. Director/Producer Patrick Forbes
5/6. Davina is worried that her brother-in-law Roger wants to start an affair. The unexpected arrival of Roger's son and the liberal use of a certain drug reveal the true nature of Roger's desires. Meanwhile, Al's acupuncturist has a surprising remedy for an injured shoulder. Guest-starring Patrick Baladi.
Writer/Producer/Director Hugo Blick The Inside Story: page
With Jeremy Paxman.
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2.00 KS3 Curriculum Bites Wan2Tlk Science. Topics for 11- to 14-year-olds. 34731 4.00 KS4 Curriculum Bites Subjects broken down into short chunks.