Followed by CBeebies Birthdays
Mark heads for the Yorkshire Dales for some scary art.
Revised rpt 4.30pm Wed BBC1
Tim Lovejoy and Amanda Hamilton invite comedian Dom Joly over for a Sunday lunch prepared by Simon Rimmer. Series producer Catherine Mann
Executive producers Henrietta Conrad and Sebastian Scott GOOD FOOD MAGAZINE: Simon Rimmer shares recipes from the series in the October issue. Out now, priced E2.99
Coverage of the Davis Cup clash between Great Britain and Croatia as Tim Henman plays his final professional match on Wimbledon's Number One court. introduced by Sue Barker. Producer Micky Payne
Editor Ron Chakraborty
Digital viewers can watch live coverage of GB v Croatia 11.00am-6.00pm
True Brit: page 37
Highlights from the Japanese
Grand Prix race at Motegi, where Australia's Casey Stoner is favourite to win his first title. Presented by Matt Roberts. Producers Belinda Rogerson and Victoria Cotton
Digital viewers can watch live coverage of the 125 and 250cc races
Action from the weekend's play-off fixtures, as the teams bid to keep their Grand Final hopes alive by reaching the next stage.
Live coverage from the Belfry of the final round of the British
Masters, where a star-studded field will be battling it out for the title won last year by Sweden's Johan Edfors and a winner's cheque for £300,000. Presented by Hazel Irvine. (5)
Open Ocean. Although much of the world's seawater shows little sign of life, the speedy and charismatic hunters of the deep manage to track down their prey in the seemingly featureless seas. Featuring the extraordinary journey of a yellowfin tuna from a minute egg to a 200kg voracious predator giant. Presented by David Attenborough. Producer Andy Byatt ; Series producer Alastair Fothergill
2/5. Coast. Ray Mears explores what Stone Age people would have eaten if they had lived on the British coastline, and discovers a fruit with more vitamin C than oranges. Combining archaeological findings with his own knowledge of the huntergatherer lifestyle, he also finds a plant that contains more carbohydrates than potatoes and explains how to recognise a handy piece of flint.
Executive producer Ben Southwell
1/2. Documentary special in the Horizon strand that follows a group of doctors embarking on a scientific expedition to Mount Everest. From tented laboratories pitched in minus 25-degree temperatures, the results of their experiments could lead to a greater understanding of the human body and revolutionise the treatment of patients in intensive care. Everest ER follows at 9pm on BBC4. Director Andrew Cohen ; Producer Rob Liddell
Alexander Masters's dramatisation of his acclaimed biography of a homeless alcoholic, with whom he struck up an unlikely friendship. As the writer learns about Stuart Shorter's life and childhood, he asks if he can tell his story, to which the troubled man consents but suggests he recount it backwards. Alexander glimpses an alien world, yet soon the disparate men develop a strong camaraderie as details emerge about Stuart's violent past, which was littered with robberies, suicide attempts and prison sentences.
A life less ordinary: page 26
Highlights of today's Premier League games, including the clash between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford, as the Blues look to avenge their Community Shield penalty shoot-out defeat, and West Ham United's trip to St James' Park to play Newcastle United. Presented by Gary Lineker.
Producer Phil Sibson ; Editor Mark Demuth
10/23. Six Months Ago. Mohinder's father Chandra goes to New York to find individuals with extraordinary abilities. Peter celebrates his graduation from nursing school, while Hiro attempts to be a hero. Shown last Wednesday
For cast see Wednesday (HD) Download the podcast of BBC 7's Saturday fan forum show at www.bbc.co.uk/heroes
Programme guide at www.radiotimes.com/heroes
Highlights of the two remaining quarter-finals in China, as the winners of Group C and Group D take on the runners-up from the opposite groups. (5)