Highlights from Basil's Swap Shop.
A dragon causes mayhem.
Followed by The Owl
James Martin cooks herring with a twist.
Presented by Andrew Neil and Anita Anand.
Two entrepreneurs set up a café in Spain.
The birth of a rare Pere David's deer.
An expectant couple raise money for a nursery.
Race to Death. A competition between two rival yacht captains ends in murder - so Jessica goes after the culprit.
Paul Martin is joined by experts Catherine Southern and Mark Stacey for a day in Brighton. There's also a look at a fixture of the British seaside
- the beach hut.
Antiques enthusiasts Mark Franks and Lome Spicer compete to find the best deals at a car boot sale.
Denise Nurse scours west Sussex for a suitable abode for a couple whose children have left home.
Radio DJ Tony Blackburn and singer Alvin Stardust try antique spotting in Sussex. (Revised rpt)
3/5. As Ben Fogle undergoes an intensive course of treatment for a lethal tropical illness, Olympic gold medallist James Cracknell and new team-mate
Dr Ed Coats keep training for the race to the South Pole. After four weeks of treatment Ben is given the all clear and, one week before Christmas, all six race teams board their flight to take them to Antarctica. They set off on a final acclimatisation trek towards the South Pole - pulling all they need to survive in their sleds. See choice, page 58.
Shown on Sunday at 9pm Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel
New series. 1/8; series four. The series returns for a new voyage of discovery around the British Isles, but one which pushes its own boundaries by travelling to the shores of our European neighbours. Neil Oliver starts off at the Oyster Festival in Whitstable, Kent, before heading offshore to locate the Second World War air defences that inspired the design of the first North Sea oil rigs. Alice Roberts is in Dover reliving the days of hovercraft travel to France, while Mark Horton peeks over
Rudyard Kipling 's garden wall in Rottingdean, and Nick Crane explores the geology of the Isle of Wight.
Series producer Steve Evanson ; Exec producer William Lyons Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel FEATURES: radiotimes.com/coast
No place like home: page 5
Written and directed by the multi-Bafta-winning Dominic Savage, this provocative dramatisation of the events that led to the current global financial crisis revolves around the intertwined stories of three men - a council house tenant, his friend the mortgage broker, and a high-flying City executive who packages and sells bundles of mortgages at a vast profit.
Producers David M Thompson and Yvonne Isimeme lbazebo
Simulcast in HD on the BBC HD channel Moment of the week: p5; Greed is bad: p21
Attractive girl 1:
Attractive girl 2:
Terraced house father:
Terraced house mother:
Terraced house father:
Jim house owner:
Estate agent 2:
With Jeremy Paxman.
Followed by Weather
11/12; series three. Middle Ground. Stringer and Avon reminisce about their careers.
For cast see page 70 Repeated on Friday at 2.35am
First shown on FX PROGRAMME GUIDE: radiotimes.com/the-wire
Clarke Peters's Big Break: page 78