Makka Pakka gives out pressies.
With Antony Worrall Thompson.
Flower's litter ventures outside for the first time.
Tense Second World War naval drama starring Kenneth More.
In 1941, Captain Jonathan Shepard , director of operations at the British Admiralty, begins planning the destruction of Germany's seemingly invincible battleship, the Bismarck. Review page 85.
Director Lewis Gilbert (1960, U)
Captain Jonathan Shepard:
First Sea Lord:
Commander on King George V:
Magazine for the deaf and hard of hearing. With voiceover.
An Oryx needs an operation to trim her horns. (Revised repeat)
Sue Miller and Linda Shipman go on an antiques-hunting trip around Brussels.
Lindsay and Mark Piper look for a large property in Dorset. Director Karen Richardson
Producer Tanya Robinson
With experts Mark Stacey and Anita Manning in Stirling.
With guests Brian Conley and Christine Bleakley.
Anne Robinson proves she can laugh at herself as she hosts a Weakest Link special, celebrating all the winks, wind-ups, walks of shame and some of the witless answers that have occurred during filming. Director Arch Dyson ; Producer Helen Tumbridge
Repeated on Friday 4 January at 6pm
Judith Keppel , Chris Hughes and Kevin Ashman are challenged. Dermot Murnaghan hosts. <R)
8/9. Will the Dragons "get into bed" with the inventors of a jewellery range exclusively designed for singletons to wear to signal to others that they're looking for love? They are also offered the chance to invest in a revolutionary new light bulb fitting that replaces screw threads and bayonets with magnets, an innovative Olympic saddle pad to provide extra comfort to both rider and horse, and a new six flavour syrup extruder designed to revolutionise the ice cream van industry.
2/2. Neil Oliver , along with the usual team of experts, continues to revisit some of the defining moments from the last two series of the Baftawinning documentary. The return journey starts in north-west England, before travelling up to Scotland and the Outer Hebrides, then visiting the Shetlands and returning to the south-east of England at Dover via the east coast of Scotland.
2/2. As race day looms Griff soon realises that teaching Rory and Dara to sail is going to be a lot more difficult than he first thought. Rory stages a mutiny with unexpected results for the yacht's crew, while Dara finds out that steering the 20,000 tonne HMS Ark Royal is a lot easier than Griff's 50ft yacht. Can the Rolling Stones do their best to reunite the team so they can win the race?
Repeated on Friday 4 January at 7pm plus a signed repeat on Friday 4 January at 3.10am on BBC1 The Inside Story: page
Jack and Victor retreat to the Highlands at
Hogmanay with Winston and Tarn. Meanwhile, Navid is unleashed when Meena goes on holiday to India, but his happiness turns out to be short-lived. Writers Ford Kiernan and Greg Hemphill
For cast see Friday 28 December
Presented by Gavin Esler.
Editor Peter Barron www.bbc.co.uk/newsnight Followed by Weather
Documentary looking back at the breed of workers who provided the inspiration behind
George Grossmith 's character from The Diary of a Nobody, plus an examination of the Pooter legacy.
Producer Victoria Page; Series producer Mark Gregory
Film noir starring
Humphrey Bogart as war hero Rip Murdock , who finds himself in danger when he investigates a colleague's murder in a small southern town. Review paqe 87.
Director John Cromwell (1947, U) (BW)
Plain clothes man: