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Tales of the Tooth Fairies
Animated fun with the tooth collectors.
Repeated at 1.05pm (R)

7.05 Playdays
Why Bird encounters a robot, while Trish meets a skeleton. (R)

7.25 Top Cat
The gang must rescue Benny from a ruthless criminal. (R)

7.50 Blue Peter
Children's magazine. Shown last Friday, BBC1 (S) (W)

8.15 Heathcllff and Marmaduke
Triple bill of cat-and-dog animated fun.
(R)

8.35 Jim Henson's Animal Show
Guests on the puppet chat show are a shark and a sea lion. (R)

Repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Come Outside (ages 4-5)
Dandelions 5600440 9.15 Storytime (ages 4-5) Sunday Boots and Working Boots 8208204 9.30 Words and Pictures Plus (ages 5-7) Consonant
' Clusters (S) 9102846 9.45 Watch
(ages 5-7) Living through the Seasons: Blackbird (S)

10.50 Numbertime (ages 4-6) Time: Months and Seasons (S)
11.10 ZigZag (ages 7-9) Environment: Guarding the Future (S)
11.30 English Express (ages 9-11) Slowly, Sadly, Wildly (S)
11.50 Megamaths (ages 7-9) Measure: Treasure Hunt (S) 9482488 12.10
Landmarks (ages 9-11) Ancient Egypt: Pyramids and Temples (S)

In the first of five daily programmes, showing as part of National Science Week, more than 80 robots and automated machines will compete in a technology tournament; entrants range from schoolchildren to special-effects professionals, each hoping to reach Friday's final. Hosted by Ulrika Jonsson , Ed Hall and Sophie Blake. Commentary is by Barry Davies , with expert analysis from Noel Sharkey and Martin Smith. See Choice.
Director Derek Wheeler ; Series producer Stephen Carsey (S) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/robots
ROBOT BUILDING KIT: send a cheque for f 6.95. made payable to BBC Education, to [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Ulrika Jonsson
Unknown:
Ed Hall
Unknown:
Sophie Blake.
Unknown:
Barry Davies
Unknown:
Noel Sharkey
Unknown:
Martin Smith.
Director:
Derek Wheeler
Producer:
Stephen Carsey

Series uncovering the secrets of extraordinary shipwrecks. Blackbeard's Revenge. Deep below the sea off North
Carolina's coastline, an intriguing wreck lay undiscovered j for nearly 300 years. Wreck hunters and archivists believe it may be the remains of Queen Mary's Revenge, the flagship of pirate Blackbeard. Ian McShane narrates this filmed account of the search for this infamous ship.
Director Danielle Peck ; Series producer Will Asiett (S) (W) History 2000 continues Thursday 8pm wfth Red Dibnah 's Magnificent Monuments

Contributors

Unknown:
Ian McShane
Director:
Danielle Peck

Tea-shop owners Katrina and Andrew Heaton help chef Clarissa Dickson Wrightto find a recipe for pickled tripe.
Producer Sarah Topalian ; Executive producer Bob Long (S)

Contributors

Unknown:
Andrew Heaton
Unknown:
Clarissa Dickson Wrightto
Producer:
Sarah Topalian
Producer:
Bob Long

Satirical quiz, with Angus Deayton. Captains Ian Hislop and Paul Merton are joined by Meera Syal and Diane Abbott MP. Director Paul Wheeler ; Producer Giles Pilbrow (R) (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown:
Angus Deayton.
Unknown:
Ian Hislop
Unknown:
Paul Merton
Unknown:
Meera Syal
Unknown:
Diane Abbott
Director:
Paul Wheeler
Producer:
Giles Pilbrow

Sketch comedy show hosted by Tony Morris with Curtis Walker and Gina Yashere. Guests include Junior Simpson , Helen Da Silva and Nigerian "fly guys" Femi and Ade. Producer Michelle Matherson-Frederick
Executive producer Angela Ferreira (S) (W) The series concludes tomorrow at 11.30pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Morris
Unknown:
Curtis Walker
Unknown:
Gina Yashere.
Unknown:
Junior Simpson
Unknown:
Helen Da Silva
Producer:
Michelle Matherson-Frederick
Producer:
Angela Ferreira

Bob's International Hiccup Centre. When Bob rediscovers his talent for curing hiccups, the gang become rich - much to the consternation of Dr Dogg. With the voice of Paul Merton. Director Richard Goleszowsi ; Producer Jacqueline White (R) (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Merton.
Director:
Richard Goleszowsi
Producer:
Jacqueline White

Learning Zone
Repeats are not indicated.
Open University 12.30 The Lyonnais A Changing Economy (S) 23353 1.30 The Palazzo Pubblico, Siena (S)
Secondary Schools 2.00 Mathematics Maths File (S) Languages 4.00 Make German Your Business (part 2) Working for Local Government 5.00 Careers
Open University 6.00 Scotland in the Enlightenment (S)
6.30 Berthe Morisot Ends 7.00am. (S)

Contributors

Unknown:
Berthe Morisot

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