Followed by Doodle Do Making Moments
Repeats not indicated
11.00 KS2 Science Clips Double bill (ages 9-11) 9542482
11.20 Let's Write a Story (ages 7-9) 4145145
11.40 Emotional Literacy Double bill (ages 7-11)
With Andrew Neil and Anita Anand. (S)
From the Isle of Bute. (Rxs)
The first ever cataract operation on a golden eagle.
A tin collector sells her stash to raise money.
Kendo Killing. An American biker risks offending traditional values in Japan.
With singers Connie Fisher and Ian "H" Watkins.
Chefs Richard Phillips and Paul Rankin compete.
With Dermot Murnaghan.
Buxton's Pavilion Gardens in the Peak District is the venue as Kate Bliss and Phillip Serrell get to grips with the townsfolk's prized possessions. Presenter Paul Martin, meanwhile, heads underground to explore Poole's Cavern. (Revised rpt)
Armed with both her predecessor's handbook, The Woman and the Car, and advice from motoring historians and enthusiasts, actress Penelope Keith retraces the pioneering Dorothy Levitt 's 1905 journey from London to Liverpool in a De Dion motor car. Dorothy's story is further illustrated by archive material from the period, in which she became the first British woman to compete in a motor race.
Director Martina Halt Executive producers Peter Hoare and Gilly Hall First shown on BBC4
Martin Hughes-Games embarks on another Springwatch holiday, while Gordon Buchanan investigates the mysterious world of the badger.
Plus a look at viewers' home-made wildlife clips and updates from Simon King, Kate Humble and Chris Packham on the antics of the programme's animal stars, including the blue tits and goshawks.
Press red directly after the show for 15 minutes of extra features. including a Q&A session, webcam footage and behind-the-scene clips
KATE HUMBLE PHOTO GALLERY: radiotimes.com/katehumble
The Inside Story: page 78
New series. 1/3. Charity shops are rarely seen as a destination outlet for the discerning high-street shopper, but retail guru Mary Portas wants to change all that. Put in charge of one of Save the Children's worst-performing shops in Orpington, Kent. Mary shows the long-serving volunteer workforce how to go about reinvigorating the items they handle, while launching a campaign to improve the dire quality of donations. But. faced with initial local indifference, has she bitten off more than she can chew?
Executive producers Becky Clarke and Pat Llewellyn Moment of the week: page 5; Retail reborn: page 26
Series two. Business meetings and people thinking "outside the box" are just two of the manifestations of modern life providing grist to the grumbling mill for women of a certain age. With contributions from, among others, Sheila Hancock, Muriel Gray,
Indira Joshi and Arabella Weir. Narrated by Alison Steadman. Director Claire Storey Lambert ; Producer Judith Holder
Presented by Jeremy Paxman. Followed by Weather
2/3. Allies at War. August 1944: with the Germans in full retreat, the road to Berlin is opening up before the Allies. But behind the scenes, differences over strategy between the US Supreme Commander Dwight D Eisenhower and Britain's Field Marshal Montgomery are causing delays and costing lives. Episode three is tomorrow at 11.20pm. First shown on BBC1
Schools Repeats not indicated.
4.00 American Voices: a History of America 1917-41