Followed by CBeebies Birthdays
Is Charley's coach a sasquatch? (R) (S) (AD)
Followed by Bernard
Tracy and Justine demand to go on a sleepover.
Celebrity visitor challenge, with JK and Joel.
JK and Joel Producer: Philippa
Tracy has a row with Elaine and is banished to the Quiet Room.
Two soldier ghosts appear.
A look at fostering and adoption, featuring the story of a desperate child saved by a devoted mother.
Plus the difficulties facing deaf people who want to foster With voiceover and in-vision subtitles.
Rptd Tue 1.10am on BBCI
The elephants get their jabs
Series editor Chris Powell
Classic wartime drama starring Greer Garson. The outbreak of war in 1939 brings a brutal end to the placid village life enjoyed by the Miniver family. An ordinary woman becomes a quiet heroine on the home front. Review page 49. Director William Wyler (1942, U) (BW)
And Don't Miss .. : page 47
*** Drama starring Laurence Olivier, to mark the centenary of his birth.
Vaudeville actor Archie Rice shows little interest in improving his life, and exploits his family to sustain his belief in his own success.
Review page 49.
(1960, PG) (BW) (S)
(The Boys from Brazil is on at 10.50pm and The Archive Hour Oliver! is on Radio 4 at 8pm)
Barry Norman on Laurence Olivier p39
Arctic adventure based on Alistair Maclean 's novel, starring Rock Hudson and Ernest Borgnine. When a secret film capsule from a Russian spacecraft lands near Station Zebra, the tiny weather base is plunged into the shadowy world of the Cold War and a potentially cataclysmic confrontation. Review page 49.
Director John Sturges (1968, U) 63715Z77
Commander James Ferraday:
Captain Leslie Anders:
Lt Russell Walker:
3/8. This week Helena Bonham Carter discusses her role in the acclaimed film Conversations with Other
Women and Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips gives a masterclass in rock showmanship as festival goers gear up for the summer season. There's an examination of just how good the new Wembley stadium is and Mark Kermode sings the praises of the unfashionable music genre skiff le, with a contribution from his own rockabilly band, the Dodge Brothers. There's also live music from broken beat rising star Mpho Skeef. Presented by Lauren Laverne.
Series producer Graham Mitchell ; Exec producer Edward Morgan Repeated at 12.50am www.bbc.co.uk/cultureshow
Rough Justice. Judge Rawley is awaiting his appeal. When there is a theft in the prison, Fletcher decides a court should be set up, in which he is prosecuting counsellor, Rawley the judge, Warren the defence counsel and the despicable Harris as chief suspect. Writers Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais
New series 1/7. A celebration of the music genre, with a look at how this particular style emerged, grew and was embraced by a new generation in the 1960s and how it has developed over the years.
The Birth of Rock. It's 1966 and young US guitarist Jimi Hendrix arrives in Britain to find a music scene on the brink of change. Artists like the Beatles and the Who were all eager to move in new directions, but Hendrix had the pedigree and vision to ignite the revolution. The Delta bluesman and Dylanesque poet delivered songs with attitude and a harder edge, becoming the first, ultimately doomed, rock icon. Narrated by Julian Rhind-Tutt .
Director Andrew Graham-Brown ; Series producer William Naylor Repeated tomorrow at 11pm on BBC1 The film Jimi Hendrix gets a rare screening on BBC4 at 10.10pm Let's rock!: page 16
6/8. Extended version of the quiz shown yesterday on BBC1, hosted by Chris Tarrant , with guest panellist
Liberal Democrat MP Lembit Opik. (Revised rpt)
Tense thriller starring Gregory Peck , Laurence Olivier and James Mason , showing to mark the centenary of Olivier's birth. Decades after the end of the Second World War, infamous Nazi Dr Josef Mengele hatches a plot to secure the destiny of the Aryan race. But a Jewish Nazi-hunter is close to discovering Mengele's hiding place in Paraguay. Review page 49. Director Franklin J Schaffner (1978, 18) Barry Norman on Laurence Olivier : page 39
Romantic drama starring
Chen Hsiao Hsuan. A Chinese student starts to have feelings for a married man she works with in a London takeaway. In Cantonese and English. <s)