Highlights of the Super League's elimination play-offs. Shown on BBC1 North at 3.50pm. Watch highlights again over the next seven days, after 8.10am, at www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer
Repeats are not indicated
11.00 Words and Pictures (ages 4-6) Fun with Phonics: P and A
Literacy for four-to six-year-olds using phonics. The programme features 'p' and 'a'. 2714047
11.10 BBC Primary Geography (ages 7-11) A Village in Bangladesh: Journey to Gangkul
Education for seven- to 11-year-olds. A thematic look at village life in Bangladesh.
11.20 Let's Write Poetry (ages 7-11) Big Slam Poetry: Observation
Children are challenged to write a free verse poem on something they observe on a farm. 2129931
11.40 China Stories
Life in modern China.
Coverage of the first day of the Liberal Democrats Conference from Bournemouth. Highlights are at 11.20pm.
The mystery of new copper Sam begins to unravel.
Financial news with Adam Shaw and Nik Wood.
Alma Murder Jessica investigates a college murder.
Paul Martin visits a greyhound stadium in Swindon.
With chefs John Burton Race and Paul Rankin.
To kick off finals week, the first two winners of the quarter-finals compete for a place in the last three. They work at Gidleigh Park, which has two Michelin stars, before preparing a dish in the MasterChef kitchen. Continues weeknights at 6.30pm.
Director Tom Vinnicombe ; Series producer Paolo Proto The Inside Story: paqe 68
Clare Balding and Steve Cram review the action from day nine in Beijing. Featuring swimming, wheelchair rugby, table tennis and the final of the men's wheelchair tennis singles tournament. Editor Alistair Mcintyre www.bbc.co.uk/olympics Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel
Digital viewers can access rolling highlights of the Games by pressing the red button
The University of Southampton takes on the University of Brighton. Jeremy Paxman hosts.
Director Tracey Rooney ; Producer Irene Daniels Why I Love...: www.radiotimes.com/university-blog
New series 1/6. Valentine Warner hunts, fishes and cooks his way across Britain to create lip-smacking recipes from the best autumn fare. In tonight's meaty opener he seeks succulent lamb in Snowdonia, wild rabbits in Northumberland and venison in Scotland's Western Isles.
Director/Producer Paul Ratcliffe www.bbc.co.uk/food Fat of the land: page 26
Bruce Parry returns for another epic adventure, this time voyaging along the entire length of the Amazon river. The first part of his trek takes him into Peru's High Andes, through dangerous cocaine producing valleys and on to an encounter with the Ashaninka tribe.
(Documentary of the Week)
Repeated on Thursday at 11.20pm
Go with the flow: page 20; book offer: page 21
2/6; series two. Cultures clash when the genial American tourists meet a British politician.
Shown last Friday on BBC1
With Jeremy Paxman.
Editor Jasmin Buttar www.bbc.co.uk/newsnight Followed by Weather
Highlights from the Liberal Democrats Conference.
1/2. Griff Rhys Jones, Dara O'Briain and Rory McGrath re-create the journey up the Thames at the heart of Jerome K Jerome's classic comic novel. Concludes tomorrow at 11.50pm. Director Michael Massey ; Producer Charlotte Wyatt
The Adventure of the Pharaoh's Curse. An Egyptian sarcophagus appears to carry a deadly curse.
1.40 BBC News
Schools Repeats not indicated.
4.00 Britain 1906-18 Examining the work of the pioneers of photo journalism in Britain from 1906 to 1918.
5.00 Britain 1500-1750 Looking at religion, political conflict, social change and restoration.