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Philbert the Frog
Amphibious cartoon misadventures. (R)

7.05 Playdays
Peggy Patch goes fishing off the coast of Scotland. (R)

7.25 Snorks
A double bill of animated underwater adventures. (R)

7.50 Blue Peter
Children's magazine. Shown yesterday at 5.10pm on BBC1 (S) (W)

8.15 Goober and the Ghost Chasers
More adventures with the occasionally invisible canine sleuth. (R)

8.35 The Busy World of Richard Scarry
Triple bill of animated fun. (R)

Repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Hands Up! (ages 3-7) My Family -with sign language. 9566988 9.15
Storytime (ages 4-5) The Mouse and the Apple - with sign language.
6415758 9.25 Hotch Potch House (ages 3-5) 95690759.45 Pathways of Belief (ages 7-9+) Christianity: Creation (S)

10.50 Numbertime (ages 4-6) (S) 2956075 11.05 Le Club (ages 9-12) Bonjour 3756181 11.20 ZigZag
(ages 7-9) (S) 3768926 11.40 Look and Read (ages 7-9) Captain
Crimson: Escape from the Black of Beyond (S) 2287617 12.00
Shakespeare - the Animated Tales
(ages 9-13) Julius Caesar (S)


Julius Caesar

Medical drama. A frantic search gets under way for three people known to share the same rare blood group as a young leukaemia sufferer, who needs a transfusion. Director Lewis Gilbert (1952)
(BW) (S) Films: pp 56-66 **


Lewis Gilbert

Beauty and the Beasts. Buffy suspects Oz of the savage murder of a student - but Angel is also under suspicion. Repeated tomorrow at 11 20pm (S)


Buffy Sarah:
Michelle Gellar
Giles Anthony:
Stewart Head
Nicholas Brendon
Alyson Hannigan
David Boreanaz
Seth Green

Eric and Ernie don top hats and tails for their version of Puttin' on the Ritz, then re-enact Custer's last stand.
With guests the King Brothers and Susan Maughan.
Producer Colin Clews First shown on ITV (BW) (S)
Followed by When I Grow Up Nine-year-old John from Colombia discusses his views of the future. (S)


Susan Maughan.
Colin Clews

Mountains. In 1995, US air force pilot Mike Couillard went skiing with his ten-year-old son in Turkey; a blizzard hit and the pair became lost. Several days later they were rescued, having survived using techniques Couillard had picked up in a classroom lecture. In the Alps, Mears demonstrates mountain skills, including how to turn the snow into shelter. Producer Ben Southwell ; Series producer Dick Colthurst (S) (W)


Mike Couillard
Ben Southwell
Dick Colthurst

Tiff Needell test-drives Jaguar's latest Formula One car on the track in Barcelona, while Quentin Willson offers tips on buying the marque's sixties classic - the E-type. With Vicki Butler-Henderson and Kate Humble.
Series producer Julie Clive ; Producer John Wilcox (S) (W) MAGAZINE: L3.30 from newsagents Website:


Quentin Willson
Vicki Butler-Henderson
Julie Clive
John Wilcox

Comedians Jeremy Hardy and Linda Smith look at the stories behind the headlines surrounding London's mayoral race. On the day of this historic event, they dissect the party politics of the frontrunners and reveal the fiascos and double-crosses that dogged the contest.
Producers Anil Gupta and Adam Tandy (S)


Jeremy Hardy
Linda Smith
Anil Gupta
Adam Tandy

Another chance to see an edition of the documentary series. Ex-wives. A look at what happens to the wives when the extremely rich divorce, featuring one woman who was branded a gold-digger by the divorce court, and another who was granted L36 million after 33 years of marriage.
Director Lynn Alleway : Series editor Alex Holmes (R) (S) (W)


Lynn Alleway
Alex Holmes

Repeated edition of the series celebrating food in Britain. The Chocolate Society. A look at an appealing London shop. Series producer David Berry ; Executive producers
Nicholas Lander and Edward Mirzoeff (R) (S)


David Berry
Nicholas Lander
Edward Mirzoeff

Regional Variations (2)

Rab C Nesbitt

Series 6

Episode 1: Fast

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Crisis hits the Nesbitt household when Rab's benefit is suspended. So why isn't Mary worried? A mini crimewave may hold the answer.

Repeats are not indicated.
Open Science 12.30 Final Frontier 8505785 12.45 Background Brief 85939401.00 The Ascent of Man The Long Childhood
4913619 1.45 What Have the Sixties Ever Done for Us?
2.00 Did Tibet Cool the Earth? (S) 40196 2.30 Volcanos and the Atmosphere (S) 19211 3.00 Biosphere 2 (S)
Curriculum Development 3.30 ICT Getting Connected in the Secondary School
Languages 4.00 Learning Languages Count Me In 5.00 Talking of Number
Open University 6.00 Sex and the Single Gene? (S)
6.30 The Art of Breathing Ends 7.00am. (S)

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