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Why Bird finds out how a loaf of bread is made. (R)

7.20 Snorks
Animated underwater adventures. (R)

7.45 Blue Peter
Billie sings her new single, Day and Night.
Shown last Friday, BBC1 (S) (W)

8.10 Biskitts
Animated fun with the two tiny pups. (R)

8.35 The Busy World of Richard Scarry
Animated stories with the inhabitants of Busytown. (R)

Contributors

Guest/Singer (Blue Peter):
Billie (Billie Piper)

Repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Come Outside (ages 4-5) A Windy Day 9464576 9.15
Storytime (ages 4-5) Handa's Surprise/The Little Red Hen
6231798 9.30 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) Phonics Special: "ai" (S) 8818917 9.45 Watch (ages 5-7)
Our Environment: Town (S)

Continuing the repeat run of the culinary programme, with added new material. Antony Worrall
Thompson makes seared salmon and guacamole. Jilly Goolden rates the contents of viewers' wine racks. (Revised R) (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown:
Antony Worrall
Unknown:
Jilly Goolden

Come As You Aren't. Elaine holds a cocktail party for her arty friends.
(R) (S) 541446,

Contributors

Alex Rieger:
Judd Hirsch
Louie De Palma:
Danny Devito
Latka Gravas:
Andy Kaufman
Bobby Wheeler:
Jeff Conaway
Elaine Nardo:
Marilu Henner
Tony Banta:
Tony Danza

Six-part series exploring how design affects everyday life. The Body. Tonight, changes to the body, both natural and with the aid of science. One researcher claims smart cards with details of individual dimensions will in future make sure clothes fit. More startlingly, a US scientist predicts a "cure" for ageing. Hosted by Professor Janice Kirkpatrick. Director Eleanor Yule ; Producer Tim Niel (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor Janice Kirkpatrick.
Director:
Eleanor Yule
Producer:
Tim Niel

A new six-part series examining the record of punishment and reform in some of the world's best-known prisons.
Supermax. In the seventies, after violence flared at the US's fearsome "Supermax" penitentiary in Illinois, punishment regimes raised inmates' hatred to new levels. This film recalls the events that led to the "lock-down". See Choice.
Producer Jonathan Stamp ; Executive producer Laurence Rees (S) (W)

Contributors

Producer:
Jonathan Stamp
Producer:
Laurence Rees

The first often short films, three of which are showing this week, all set in the back of a London taxi.
Busy Body. Ajogger has an unusual exercise programme.
Written by Amelia Bullmore ; Producers Chris Clough and Jake Lushington
Director Nick Laughland (S) (W) Another Black Cab on Wednesday at 10.20pm Programme of the Week: page 65

Contributors

Written By:
Amelia Bullmore
Producers:
Chris Clough
Producers:
Jake Lushington
Director:
Nick Laughland
Christopher:
Stephen Tompkinson
Jane:
Harriet Walter
James:
Pip Torrens

First of four nightly films about the troubled history of the republican/loyalist divide in Northern Ireland.
Born Again. In 1969, the Irish Republican Army appeared to be a fading force. Yet, 31 years later, controversial republican figures are key players in the peace process. Producer Andrew Williams ; Executive producer
Steve Hewlett (Revised R) (S)

Contributors

Producer:
Andrew Williams
Producer:
Steve Hewlett

AM Open University 12.30 Sex and the Single Gene? (S)
1.00 Women and Allegory (S) 994411.30 Gender Matters Secondary Schools 2.00 History Nazi Germany (S) Languages 4.00 France Inside Out (parts 3-4)
Count Me In 5.00 Revisewise Maths for Parents
Open University 6.00 Kedleston Hall (S) 50977 6.30 Open Advice Staying on Course Ends 7.00am.

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