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7.00 Polka Dot Shorts
Tales about Polkaroo and his friends

7.10 The Silver Brumby
Animation. Repeat.

7.30 Inch High Private Eye
Miniature detective capers. Repeat

7.55 The Bots Master
Cartoon. Repeat

8.20 Buried Treasure
More contestants take part in the children's game show. First shown in Fully Booked

8.40 Blue Peter
A feature on elephants. Shown yesterday 5.10pm BBC1

9.10 Goober and the Ghost Chasers
Cartoon. Repeat

9.35 Student Bodies
Teen sitcom, combining live action and animation, about pupils who create a comic book. Repeat

10.00 Teletubbies Painting Easter Eggs
Some children paint pictures on eggs. Repeat

Disney comedy starring
Peter Ustinov
A pirate's spirit is doomed to walk the Earth until he performs a good act. bo ne decides to help prevent gangsters turning his descendants' hotel into a casino.
Director Robert Stevenson (1968, U)
♦ See Films: pages 52-61 ***

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Ustinov
Director:
Robert Stevenson
Captain Blackbeard:
Peter Ustinov
Steve Walker:
Dean Jones
Jo Anne Baker:
Suzanne Pleshette
Emily Stowecroft:
Elsa Lanchester
Silky Seymour:
Joby Baker
Dean Wheaton:
Richard Deacon

The latest showbiz news and celebrity gossip, with guest presenter Louise. Boy band review the latest videos.
Producer Jennifer Chatham ; Executive producerChris Bellinger Repeated on Saturday during Live and Kicking

Contributors

Producer:
Jennifer Chatham

Following some of Britain's most talented design graduates as they launch their careers. Graphic designer
Sophie Dickinson is recruited by Empire Design to come up with ideas for film posters. Her big break comes when she works on promotional material for A Bug's Life. However, shefindsthe client's creative guidelines restrictive and the demands of the job are extremely tough.
Director Flavia Rittner ; Series producer
TimDunn Digital widescreen Subtitled 2

Contributors

Designer:
Sophie Dickinson
Director:
Flavia Rittner

A programme that aims to change perceptions of DIY by guiding viewers through tasks with simple diagrams and detailed instructions, presented by carpenter Rics Martin and plumber Tony Elvin. The pair help a social workerthrough all the stages of building a desk and shelves for her son, and assist a research analyst with changing her bathroom taps.
Producer Samira Osman ; Executive producer Franny Moyle

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Elvin.
Producer:
Samira Osman
Producer:
Franny Moyle

James May and Julia Bradbury road-test the Yaris, Toyota's new supermini, which contains several surprises - including a digital instrument reading pod in the centre of the dashboard.
Plus a new docu-soap feature in which real-life car buyers search for their perfect motor.
(Digital widescreen) (Subtitled)

Contributors

Presenter:
James May
Presenter:
Julia Bradbury
Producer:
Chris Richards
Editor:
Jon Bentley

Regional Variations (2)

Red Dwarf

VIII

Episode 7: Pete: Part 2

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

The crew discover that birds are descended from dinosaurs when they de-evolve a sparrow into a Tyrannosaurus rex.

Regional Variations (2)

Horizon

1997-1998

The Curse of Vesuvius

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Geologists have reassessed the gruesome evidence from Pompeii and predicted the consequences for Naples today when the next eruption of Mount Vesuvius comes. Show more

Carla Carlisle. Wine producer Carla Carlisle is an advocate of English wine and even persuaded her husband to plant a seven-acre vineyard.
Producer David FTurnball ; Executive producers Edward Mirzoeff , Nicholas Lander Repeat

Contributors

Unknown:
Carla Carlisle.
Producer:
Carla Carlisle
Producer:
David Fturnball
Producers:
Edward Mirzoeff
Producers:
Nicholas Lander

Mark Lawson is joined for this
150th edition by Allison Pearson , Tony Parsons and Tom Paulin to review the week's cultural highlights, including
Vikram Seth 's new novel An Equal Music. Series producer Mark Bell
Editor Michael Poole

Contributors

Unknown:
Mark Lawson
Unknown:
Allison Pearson
Unknown:
Tony Parsons
Unknown:
Tom Paulin
Unknown:
Vikram Seth
Editor:
Michael Poole

Repeats are not indicated. OPEN UNIVERSITY
12.30 The Three Degrees
1.00 Shooting Video History
Subtitled 7540598 1.50 Open Late -Health and Social Welfare
EXAM REVISION
2.00 GCSEBitesize Revision
Mathematics 2
TEACHING FILM AND MEDIA
4.00 Film Education An Ideal
Husband: Text to Text
4.30 Film Education The
Producer's Tale
TEACHER TRAINING
5.00 The Bridge OPEN UNIVERSITY
5.45 Our Health in Our Hands
2136482 6.10-7.00am
Immigration, Prejudice and Ethnicity

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