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The wacky science show presented by Dominic Wood, Heather Suttie and Matt Felwick. Today. how old our water is, life from a pet's point of view and how taste buds can be fooled. (S) (W)
Website: [web address removed]

Contributors

Presenter:
Dominic Wood
Presenter:
Heather Suttie
Presenter:
Matt Felwick

Josie d'Arby, Vernon Kay ,
Joe Mace and Lisa Rogers host the live pop show. Viewers can e-mail questions for guests at: totpplus@bbc.co.uk.
Series producer Gary August; Executive producer Paul Smith (S) (W) TOTP 2 is on Wednesday at 6pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Vernon Kay
Unknown:
Joe MacE
Unknown:
Lisa Rogers
Producer:
Paul Smith

Regional Variations (2)

The Good Life

Series 1

Episode 2: Say Little Hen...?

Duration: 27 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Available for 2 days

Sitcom following a couple attempts at self-sufficiency in Surbiton. The Goods introduce livestock into Surbiton to the apprehension of their neighbours. Show more

Contributors

Barbara Good:
Felicity Kendal
Margo Leadbetter:
Penelope Keith
Jerry Leadbetter:
Paul Eddington

Presented by Steve Rider.
1.40 Motorcycling Suzi Perry introduces coverage of the World Superbike championship from
Kyalami, South Africa. Leigh Diffey and Steve Parrish commentate.
3.15 Rugby League Bradford Bulls v Warrington Wolves Live action from Huddersfield's McAlpine stadium (kickoff 3.30pm) of the second Challenge Cup semi-final, a rerun of last year's event. Jon Champion and Joe Lydon provide the commentary.
5.20 Rallying Highlights from the rally of Catalonia in Spain, the fourth event in this year's World Rally championship. Commentary by Mark James and Tiff Needell. Repeated on Thursday at 1.45pm Producer Sharon Lence ; Editor
Michael Cole (W) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/sport

Contributors

Presented By:
Steve Rider.
Introduces:
Suzi Perry
Unknown:
Leigh Diffey
Unknown:
Steve Parrish
Unknown:
Jon Champion
Unknown:
Joe Lydon
Commentary By:
Mark James
Commentary By:
Tiff Needell.
Producer:
Sharon Lence
Editor:
Michael Cole

The Rat Race. David Attenborough narrates this film that examines the success and skill of the much detested rat.
Producer Susan McMillan ; Series producer Keith Scholey (R) (S) 78

Contributors

Unknown:
David Attenborough
Producer:
Susan McMillan
Producer:
Keith Scholey
on BBC Two England

Supervolcanos. One of nature's deadliest phenomena, supervolcanos are unlike conventional volcanos in that they are huge, hard-to-detect craters. It is believed they could destroy continents, and the next one to blow - now overdue - lies under America's Yellowstone national park.
Producer Mark Hedgecoe ; Series editor Bettina Lerner (R) (S) (W)

Contributors

Producer:
Mark Hedgecoe
Editor:
Bettina Lerner

Europe - Family Affairs. In Albania today there are 10,000 men and boys suffering the effects of the centuries-old tradition of the blood feud. Meanwhile, in France 100,000 people live in polygamous families. Reporter Edward Stourton looks at these two dramatic stories from opposite ends of Europe which show how modern-day ethics are driven by history and tradition, and asks how close are we to achieving equality between the sexes.
Director Adrian Pennink ; Series producer Kate Snell (S) (W)

Contributors

Reporter:
Edward Stourton
Director:
Adrian Pennink
Producer:
Kate Snell

Continuing the repeat run of the landmark series about the Second World War, narrated by Laurence Olivier. The German attempts to starve Britain by attacking supply ships from North America are very nearly successful, posing the question of whether an Atlantic defeat would end the war for the Allies. (R) (S)
BBC History Magazine: published monthly, price £2.95

Contributors

Narrator:
Laurence Olivier
Director:
Ted Childs
Producer:
Jeremy Isaacs

A special episode of the sci-fi series written and directed by Gillian Anderson who plays FBI agent Dana Scully.
All Things. Scully embraces an alternative approach to healing as she attempts to save a former lover. (S) m

Contributors

Directed By:
Gillian Anderson
Unknown:
Dana Scully.

Second in a six-part comedy series about a man reaching a mid-life crisis, co-written by and starring Paul Whitehouse. / 'm Doing It for Me. Danny tries to halt the ageing process by spending time at the pub. Contains strong language.
Shown last Tuesday (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Whitehouse.

Singer Dane Bowers , Glenn Tilbrook from Squeeze and US comedian Vic Henleyjoin regulars Mark Lamarr , Phill Jupitus and Sean Hughes on the pop quiz.
Shown last Monday (S) (W)

Contributors

Singer:
Dane Bowers
Singer:
Glenn Tilbrook
Unknown:
Vic Henleyjoin
Unknown:
Mark Lamarr
Unknown:
Phill Jupitus
Unknown:
Sean Hughes

Continuing his global search for people who share his name, Gorman is delighted to discover a rich seam of Dave Gormans in Dublin. But a Middle East trip doesn't go to plan. Producers Dave Gorman , Danny Wallace Rptd next Sat (S) (W) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/choice/dave

Contributors

Unknown:
Dave Gormans
Producers:
Dave Gorman
Producers:
Danny Wallace Rptd

Another slice of Indian pop culture, including Bombay's answer to Lionel Blair , Delhi's transvestite hairdresser to the stars and India's only male stripper. With Mini Mathur and Asif Seth. Executive producers Remy Blumenfeld and Gavin Hay
Series producer Mike Bluett (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown:
Lionel Blair
Unknown:
Mini Mathur
Unknown:
Asif Seth.
Producers:
Remy Blumenfeld
Producer:
Mike Bluett

Comedian Simon Munnery (aka the League against
Tedium) concludes his journeys to discover England -and shout about it. With Kevin Eldon and Johnny Vegas.
Director Stewart Lee : Producer Richard Webb (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown:
Simon Munnery
Unknown:
Kevin Eldon
Unknown:
Johnny Vegas.
Director:
Stewart Lee
Producer:
Richard Webb

Highlights from Mega Mela featuring the cream of Asian music, including Joi, Trickbaby, Charged, Sister India and B21. Plus comedy from Rehman Akhtar , Paul Choudhary and Sody Funjabi. Ends 1.00.
Director Merrick Simmonds ; Producer Tommy Nagra (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown:
Rehman Akhtar
Unknown:
Paul Choudhary
Unknown:
Sody Funjabi.
Director:
Merrick Simmonds
Producer:
Tommy Nagra

Repeats are not indicated.
National Test Revision 2.00 Revisewise at Home KS2 Maths Languages 4.00 The French Experience (parts 1-4) Working for Yourself 5.00 The Guide
Open University 6.00 The Qualification Chase Ends 7am (S)

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