Followed by Diddy Dick & Dom
Highlights from the swapping series.
Basil's Game Show is on Friday. 4.05pm, BBC1
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A very odd stock car race. (R) (S)
Falcon Beach 5/13; series two.
Courtney targets Jason.
12.45 The Surgery New series
Talk show for teenagers hosted by Jeff Leach. Today, a discussion on the rules of dating.
1.05 Them A skater and an indie kid discuss cultural identity.
1.20 Sound Music show.
Adventure starring Tyrone Power. After a century of British rule in India, the garrison post of Peshawar is threatened by a tribal revolt. An army captain is given command of the Khyber Rifles with orders to train them into an efficient fighting force. But he is half-Indian and faces prejudice. Review page 51.
Director Henry King (1953, U)
Series five. Mr Monk Can't See a Thing. A mystery assailant blinds Monk - but he is still able to use his remaining senses to solve a murder. Repeated at 5.10am
Adventure starring Klaus Maria Brandauer. The son of a gold miner goes to Alaska seeking his dead father's claim and befriends an orphaned wolf-dog that he calls "White Fang". Review p51. Director Randal Kleiser (1991, PG)
Northern Ireland. How 30 years of neglect have saved the coastline from damage caused by tourism. Series producer Steve Evanson
Lauren Laverne presents the 100th edition of the arts magazine in which Naomi Watts discusses her role in Michael Haneke's new movie "Funny Games" and playwright Martin McDonagh talks to Mark Kermode about his first feature film "In Bruges". Verity Sharp meets rising dance star Hofesh Schechter, while photographer Ari Versluis and stylist Ellie Uyttenbroek focus on fashion tribes. Plus Supergrass take on the busking challenge. The series returns in June.
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As the 40th anniversary of the civil rights campaigner's death approaches, former Labour MP Oona King embarks on a journey through the American Deep South to explore how his humanitarian activism was strongly motivated by his profound religious faith.
Director/Producer Iwan Russell-Jones The Inside Story: page 64
Danny Baker and Lucy Porter join Paul Merton , Ian Hislop and guest host Ann Widdecombe.
Director Paul Wheeler ; Producer Jo Bunting
Drama documentary telling the story of one of the most towering figures in Japanese history, Tokugawa leyasu, the great military leader, who overthrew the governing dynasty of Japan and established the age of the Samurai as the Shogun.
Writer Tony Etchells ; Director/Producer Arif Nurmohamed
Signed on BBC1 (HD)
1/12. The business boot camp returns with Sir Alan Sugar wielding the axe, as another group of 16 aspiring tycoons bravely quit their day jobs to face a daunting 12-week job interview with the self-made millionaire. Shown last Wednesday on BBC1
Satirical comedy drama starring William Hurt and Holly Hunter. Dedicated television news producer Jane Craig is attracted to smooth presenter Tom Grunick - despite his approach to journalism being at odds to her own. Meanwhile, Jane's best friend, reporter Aaron Altman , longs to romance her. Review p51.
Director James L Brooks (1987, 15)
2/4. Scientists in the US and the Soviet Union race to launch a satellite.
4/13. Peter's personal and professional lives are placed in jeopardy.
For cast see page 96 Shown last Tuesday