Ben pretends to be a crocodile.
Repeats are not indicated
11.00 Words and Pictures: Fun with Phonics (ages 4-6) 6994099
11.10 Razzledazzle (ages 4-5) 2109273
11.30 Science Clips Investigations (ages 7-9) 8294099
11.40 See You, See Me (ages 7-9)
Live coverage of the Europe/ Africa Zone Group One tie between Great Britain and Ukraine at the Braehead Arena in Scotland. Having dropped out of the World Group after losing a play-off match against Austria in September, the hosts will look to Andy Murray for inspiration as they aim to gain promotion back into the elite pool.
Presented by Sue Barker , with commentary by Andrew Castle and Greg Rusedski.
If the tennis overruns, digital viewers can watch the remaining coverage by pressing the red button
Bloodlines. Guest-starring Mickey Rooney.
Searching for a new home in Monmouthshire.
Steve Backshall and Terry Nutkins compete.
Paul Martin meets a prize-winning bull in Derby. <s)
Quiz show with a cash prize.
Quiz hosted by Dermot Murnaghan.
6/8. Ladies in Waiting. Three female military personnel put the men through their paces and decide if the Royal Hospital Chelsea is for them. Producer Roger Courtiour
Series producer Amanda Richardson
Specialist subjects are the Battle of Coronel and the Falklands War, British birds, sculptor Barbara Hepworth, and Anglo-Saxon kings 871-1016.
Director Derek Hallworth ; Producer Jon Kelly
Although the political division between Eastern and Western Europe blocked human traffic until 1989, the no-man's-land created between the two sides also acted as a haven for rare animals and plants. Thanks to the work of biologist Dr Kai Frobel, who set about saving the wildlife of the precious strip, the biggest conservation area in the world now stretches 8,000 miles across Europe, protecting everything from bears in Finland to rare eagles in Bulgaria.
Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel
Any episode, after it has first been broadcast, is available for the duration of the entire series at [web address removed]
BBC MAGAZINES: Lonely Planet, price Â£3.50; Wildlife, price Â£3.25
London's maritime history. (Revised rpt)
New series 1/3. With the number of youngsters studying science declining fast, teacher Andy Smith hopes to convince pupils at Woodchurch High School in the Wirral that the subject can be fun by showing them how fireworks are linked to chemistry and physics. A "glow in the dark" lesson wins most of them over, but Charlie's lack of interest threatens to derail a project to present a firework display for the retiring head teacher. Producer Andy Robbins : Executive producers Roy Ackerman and Judith Bunting The Inside Story: page
Series eight. Trips. With Barney Feeney 's birthday bash fast approaching, the task of assembling Govan's Rat Pack falls to Rab.
Director/Producer Colin Gilbert
With Gavin Esler.
With Kirsty Wark.
Series producer Liz Gibbons Followed by Weather
14/16. Lauren Laverne heads home to the North East, looking at what the cultural and artistic future holds for the region. (Revised rpt)
11/16; series one. I Married a Mind Reader Allison investigates a murder from the 1960s. Starring Patricia Arquette.
1.05 12/16. A Priest, a Doctor and a Medium Walk into an Execution Chamber. Allison pursues the ghost of a drug lord.
Before I Die. The detective protects a gangster.