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Adventures of Spot
Canine animation. Spot stays overnight with his friend Steve. (R)

7.05 Polka Dot Shorts
Adventures in the polka-dot land of Roo. (R)

7.15 The All-New Popeye Show
Three more misadventures with the spinach-guzzling sailor. (R)

7.35 Rugrats
Animated double bill with the cute babies. (R) (S)

8.00 Blue Peter
Children's magazine, presented by Konnie Huq, Liz Barker, Matt Baker and Simon Thomas.
Shown yesterday at 5pm on BBC1. (S) (W)

8.25 Monster Rancher
Genki and friends come across a futuristic city deep in the jungle. (S)

8.50 Romuald the Reindeer
Romuald is visited by his friend Renaldo. Repeated at 1pm (R)


Presenter (Blue Peter):
Konnie Huq
Presenter (Blue Peter):
Liz Barker
Presenter (Blue Peter):
Matt Baker
Presenter (Blue Peter):
Simon Thomas

Repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Cats' Eyes (ages 5-7) The Earth and Beyond - Rocks (S)
2725359 9.15 Cats' Eyes (ages 5-7) The Earth and Beyond - Sun and Water (S) 7320953 9.30
Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) Time to Get Up (S) 5790971 9.45
Dynamo (early years) Numeracy: Counting in Tens (S)

10.50 Landmarks Shorts (ages 9-11) Using the Land: Changing Industry (S) 4239243 11.00 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) Phonics Special: "Igh" (S) 7054408 11.15
Numbertime (ages 4-6) Time: Half Past (S) 7077359 11.30 English Express (ages 9-11) Texts: Magic (S) 1426972 11.50 Science Zone (ages 9-11) Earth and Beyond: Sun Seeker (S) 5614156 12.10 Focus (ages 9-13) Growing Up: What's Happening to Me? (S)

Classic Hollywood drama about a man who is trying to evade the law after escaping from a brutal chain gang.
Director Mervyn LeRoy (1932)
(BW) (S) Films: pp 60-66 ****


Mervyn Leroy
James Allen:
Paul Muni
Glenda Farrell
Helen Vinson
Noel Francis
Preston Foster
Barney Sykes:
Allen Jenkins
Berton Churchill

I'm Looking through You. When an invisible man terrorises
Metropolis, Superman must find the way to make him visible.
(R) (S)


Clark Kent/Superman:
Dean Cain
Henry Golden Boy Barnes:
Jim Beaver
Lois Lane:
Teri Hatcher
Helene Morris:
Patrika Darbo
Alan Leslie Jordan:
Jim Beaver
Jimmy Olsen:
Michael Landes
Perry White:
Lane Smith

Way Up North. Hundreds of council tenants are being given the chance to swap their cramped one-bedroom
London flat for a spacious four-bedroom detached house in the North. First Sight meets families who have opted to abandon the capital for the open spaces of Yorkshire.
Producer Amanda Harper : Editor Dippy Chaudhary (S) WEBSITE:


Amanda Harper

Regional Variations (2)

Ray Mears' World of Survival

Series 1

Episode 3: Siberia

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Expert Ray Mears demonstrates how to survive in some of the most inhospitable places on earth. He visits the Evenk people of the Brigade Gayulski, whose lives revolve around reindeer. Show more

Vicki Butler-Henderson looks at whether the brand new
Volkswagen Lupo GTi's sporty credentials live up to its looks, while Jason Barlow tests the remarkable new Citroen C5. Producer John Wilcox ; Series producer Richard Pearson (S) (W) BBC TOP GEAR MAGAZINE: price L3.50. available monthly from newsagents


Vicki Butler-Henderson
Jason Barlow
John Wilcox
Richard Pearson

Taming the Problem Child. American neuro-psychologist Dr Ron Federici has devised a controversial treatment plan for children with severe aggressive behavioural disorders. The programme follows Hayley and Sergei as they undertake the tough regime. But does it work? See Choice.
Producer Nikki Stockley
Series editor Bettina Lerner


Dr Ron Federici
Nikki Stockley
Bettina Lerner
Mark Porter

Continuing the series documenting the trials of senior staff. Chinese Takeaway. Britain's biggest circus is in trouble and owners Gerry Cottle and Brian Austin think they have found the answer. To the dismay of their families they're spending £1.5 million bringing over a record-breaking circus troupe from China. As their other family circus limps around the north of England, Gerry and Brian struggle to cope with injuries, book sites and negotiate with their accountants. Can the Chinese act save their much loved family business? Producer Helen Batten : Series producer Michele Kurland (S) (W)


Gerry Cottle
Helen Batten
Michele Kurland

Decoration. Kirsty Wark discovers a lost tradition of plasterwork in the West Country, while Lucinda Lambton visits the last traditional wallpaper factory in London. Directors Sam Hobkinson , Louise Hooper and Peter Sweasey
Series producer Tim Dunn (R) (S) (W)


Kirsty Wark
Lucinda Lambton
Sam Hobkinson
Louise Hooper
Peter Sweasey
Tim Dunn

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Open Science
12.30 Maiden Rights

1.00 What Have the Nineties Ever Done for Us?

1.10 Background Brief - Frying or Freezing?

1.30 Final Frontier

2.00 The Science of Climate?

2.30 Tropical Forest

3.00 Managing for Biodiversity

Curriculum Development
3.30 Explicit Learning Plus

4.00 Japanese Language and People (pts 9, 10)

Working In Construction
5.00 Modern Buildings

Open University
6.00 The Chemistry of Creativity

6.30 The Chemistry of Survival

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