Igglepiggle gets a load of gifts.
A new truck arrives in town.
DW lies about her first-rate ice-skating skills.
Basil has to go to hospital.
Spoof sketches and comedy.
A female pup who has been evicted from the colony begins an ill-advised affair with a rival family member.
War adventure starring
Rory Calhoun , Shelley Winters and Gilbert Roland. In Mexico in 1913, an American mercenary hires himself out to Pancho Villa 's revolutionaries. Review page 87. Director George Sherman (1955)
In Kenya, Ben Fogle meets lions with an acquired taste for an endangered zebra.
Series producer Chris Powell ; Executive producer Annette Clarke (RMS)
Angela Rippon , Ian Harvey and Jonty Hearnden take two women from Worthing bargain-hunting in the flea markets of Toulouse, southern France.
Chartered surveyors Ed Gamble and Angharad Lewis seek to swap their Birmingham flat for a country home.
Paul Martin visits Belfast City Hall, and David Barby and Anita Manning appraise collectibles. (RMS)
More creations are whipped up in 20 minutes.
Anne Robinson proves she can laugh at herself as she hosts a Weakest Link special, recalling the goofs that have occurred during filming.
Quiz hosted by Dermot Murnaghan. Producer Rob Dean
Executive producers David Young and Andy Culpin
1/2. Lessons in Griff's yacht go rather badly for Dara and Rory as they run aground, come close to ramming a barge and wind up in a storm in the English Channel. See choice, page 192. Shown on New Year's Day at 8.10pm
Signed repeat tonight at 3.15am on BBC1
East meets west as Dave Myers and Si King sample the culinary delights of both coasts of the north of England. Dave heads to his native Cumbria to show Si the delights of Mrs Green 's pie shop, while Si takes Dave across the Pennines to discover the treats at the fish quay in Newcastle. En route, the hirsute pair eat Lancashire hot pot, chicken breast stuffed with Cumberland sausage, pigeon breast salad with black pudding, and the ultimate fish pie.
Producers Marcus Mortimer and John Stroud
BBC GOOD FOOD MAGAZINE: January's issue features Christmas recipes from the Hairy Bikers. Available now, price E2.99 The Inside Story: page
7/12. Singer Kate Nash joins cheeky host Simon Amstell , as well as regular team captains Phill Jupitus and Bill Bailey.
Director Ian Lorimer : Producer Stu Mather Why we watch: www.radiotimes.com/buzzcocks-blog
8/8; series two. Lucky. Bored of corporate gigs, Rick identifies precisely where the problem lies in his failure to hit the big time: it's the fault of his writer, Marty. However, after accusing his partner of lacking ambition, a telephone call from Hollywood changes everything. Could this be Rick's big break? Cast is on Thu 27 December
Writers Jack Dee and Pete Sinclair
12/12. The host reviews the best moments of the past two series. Includes interviews with Glenn Close, Dustin Hoffman, Elijah Wood, Orlando Bloom, David Tennant and Elle MacPherson.
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With Jeremy Paxman.
Followed by Weather
How four mass-produced brands, such as Typhoo, Marmite, Dairy Milk and Perrier, established themselves in the early years of the twentieth century. Director/Producer Rachel Jardine
James Mason and Joan Bennett. While her husband is away on business, Lucia Harper becomes drawn
- into a tangled web of deceit and blackmail as a result of her teenage daughter's affair with an older man. Review page 88.
Director Max Ophuls (1949, 12) (BW)