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10.50 Numbertime (ages 4-6)
Shapes: Circles (S) 2827739 11.10 Zig Zag (ages 7-9) A Walk through Time (S) 3965284 11.30 English Express (ages 9-11) (S)
11.50 Megamaths (ages 7-9)
Division: Divide by Two (S)
12.10 Landmarks (ages 9-11) World Environmental Changes (S)

In this Christmas edition from 1997, Clarissa Dickson Wright and Jennifer Paterson prepare a lavish feast forthe choirboys of Winchester Cathedral. (R) (S) 88 Another edition on Friday at 4.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Clarissa Dickson Wright
Unknown:
Jennifer Paterson

Call of the Wild (part 2). Concluding the last-ever adventure for Mounty Benton Fraser. The trail of an arms dealer leads to the Yukon. With guest star Leslie Nielsen. (S) A rerun of the first series of Due South is scheduled to start next Monday

Contributors

Unknown:
Mounty Benton Fraser.
Unknown:
Leslie Nielsen.

Continuing the sweep through 1,000 years of world history. Century of the Stirrup. AD 1200-1300 sees Genghis Khan and his Mongol horsemen thunder across Asia, creating the world's largest land empire. The advance westwards is halted by the Mamelukes, who turn Cairo into one of the world's great cities. Narrated by Ben Kingsley. Director Caroline Ross Pirie
Series producers Neil Cameron and Emma De'Ath (S) (W) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/history
Then Roral Britannica Focusing on another British plant.

Contributors

Unknown:
Genghis Khan
Unknown:
Ben Kingsley.
Director:
Caroline Ross Pirie
Producers:
Neil Cameron
Producers:
Emma De'Ath

Delia Smith 's back-to-basics cookery guide continues with i easy-to-make shortcrust, flan and flaky pastry. She bakes a smoked fish quiche, pumpkin pie and mincemeat ravioli.
Director John Silver ; Series producer David Willcock (R) (S) Delia Smith 's Christmas is tomorrow at 4.30pm
BBC VIDEO: Delia's How to Cook Part One, price £19.99

Contributors

Unknown:
Delia Smith
Director:
John Silver
Producer:
David Willcock
Unknown:
Delia Smith

Police drama. Debbie's overdose galvanises the desk-bound Giffen into action. Contains strong language and violence.
Written by Steve Lawson ; Producer Eric Coulter ; Director Alrick Riley
Repeated on Friday at 12 midnight (S) (W)

Contributors

Written By:
Steve Lawson
Producer:
Eric Coulter
Director:
Alrick Riley
Mel:
Katy Cavanagh
Giffen:
Rob Dixon
Jellicoe:
Steve Garti
Roy:
John Henshaw
Mike:
Steve Jackson
Natalie:
Clare McGlinn
Jaz:
Parvez Qadir
Dean:
Danny Seward
Wakefield:
David Crellin
Cindy:
Margaret Blakemore
Newland:
Mark Chatterton
Darril Stone:
Stuart Goodwin
Amanda Kennett:
Paulette Williams
Stowe:
Ken Kitson
Maggie Hayes:
Jan Pearson
Vinnie Clark:
Nick Roden
Cheryl Clark:
Katherine Dow-Blyton
Sophie Clark:
Katie Ganley
Joe Smail:
Mark Benson
Sandra Sharpe:
Sue Jaynes
Debbie Sharpe:
Gemma Phoenix
Davo:
Jody Latham
Terry Reynolds:
Tony Mooney
Sharon Reynolds:
Jane Hazelgrove
Stella Reynolds:
Stevie Jones
Mr Fletcher:
David Froggatt

Comedy in a celebrity-strewn suburban street. Jagger tries to attract customers to the shop, while Bowie tries comedy. Written by Phil Cornwell , Peter Richardson and John Sessions
Director Peter Richardson : Producer Ben Swaffer (R) (S) Another episode can be seen on Thursday at 10.20pm

Contributors

Written By:
Phil Cornwell
Written By:
Peter Richardson
Director:
Peter Richardson
Producer:
Ben Swaffer

Comedy sketches with Paul Whitehouse , Charlie Higson , Simon Day , Caroline Aherne and John Thomson. Directors Mark Mylod and Sid Roberson
Producers Charlie Higson and Paul Whitehouse (R) (S)

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Whitehouse
Unknown:
Charlie Higson
Unknown:
Simon Day
Unknown:
Caroline Aherne
Unknown:
John Thomson.
Directors:
Mark Mylod
Directors:
Sid Roberson
Producers:
Charlie Higson
Producers:
Paul Whitehouse

AM Repeats are not indicated.
Open University 12.30 Fortress Britain (S)
1.00 Out of the Melting Pot (S)
Secondary Schools 2.00 Religious Education Languages 4.00 Italianissimo (5-8)
Working In.... WEBWISE 5.00 GetWebwise Getting Started on the Web 57598 5.30 Computers Still Don't Bite
Open University 6.00 Who Belongs to Glasgow? (S)
6.30 The Chemistry of Power Ends 7.00am (S)

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