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Wiggly Park
Nifty disappears after an argument with EW.
Repeated at 1.10pm (R) (S)

7.05 Playdays
Dave Benson Phillips visits a playgroup. (R) (S)

7.25 Pocket Dragon Adventures
The dragons are invited to a tea party. (S)

7.35 Smurfs' Adventures
Animated woodland fun. (R) (S)

8.00 Blue Peter
With Harlem Gospel Choir and the English National Ballet.
Shown yesterday at 5pm on BBC1 (S) (W)

8.25 The Puppy's Further Adventures
Tommy's family find two thieves hiding their loot. (R) (S)

8.45 Oakie Doke
Animated tales. Repeated at 1pm (R) (S)


Presenter (Playdays):
Dave Benson Phillips
Singers (Blue Peter):
Harlem Gospel Choir
Dancers (Blue Peter):
The English National Ballet

10.50 Landmarks Shorts (ages
9-12) Using the Land (S)
11.00 Watch (ages 5-7) Homes across Europe (S) 7174292 11.15 Numbertime (ages 4-6) More or Less (S) 7197143 11.30 Look and Read (ages 7-9) Captain Crimson (S) 3291018 11.50
Landmarks (ages 9-12) Britain since 1930 (S) 4444563 12.10
Landmarks (ages 9-12) Postcards (S)

Drama, continuing the Charles Laughton season. A simple Italian grape-farmer in California conducts a courtship by correspondence with a San
Francisco waitress. But the mail-order fiancee is in for a shock on her arrival at the vineyard for the wedding. Review page 46. Director Garson Kanin (1940)
(BW) (S) The Tuffles of Tahiti tomorrow at 1.10pm


Charles Laughton
Garson Kanin

Continuing the US time-travel adventure series.
Come Again? To prevent a death, Frank Parker is sent back in time and finds history repeating itself. (S) (W)


Frank Parker

Continuing a rerun of the classic situation comedy. The time comes for Audrey to move out of Grantleigh Manor.
Written by Peter Spence
Director Ian Rawnsley ; Producer Gareth Gwenlan (R) (S)


Written By:
Peter Spence
Ian Rawnsley
Gareth Gwenlan
Penelope Keith
Peter Bowles
Angela Thorne
Mrs Polouvicka:
Daphne Heard
John Rudling
Gerald Sim

Antony Worrall Thompson surprises businessman Stuart Draper when he turns up unannounced to help prepare a dinner for the host's old university friends.
Executive producer Nick Vaughan-Barratt ; Series producer Nichola Hegarty
(R) (S) (W) WEBSITE:


Antony Worrall Thompson
Stuart Draper
Nick Vaughan-Barratt
Nichola Hegarty

Midlands. Tonight's cooks are from the Midlands and their task is to create a vegetarian main meal, followed by a chocolate dessert course. Host Gary Rhodes is joined in his judging duties by top Australian chef Jonathan Heath. Series producer Melanie Jappy ; Executive producer Richard Bryan (S) (W) WEBSITE:
How to make Mediterranean vegetable gateau: page 25


Gary Rhodes
Jonathan Heath.
Melanie Jappy
Richard Bryan

First of a three-part series revealing the true state of affairs between wartime British prime minister Winston Churchill, US President Franklin D Roosevelt and General Charles de Gaulle, leader of the Free French.
Using newly-uncovered wartime papers and eyewitness accounts, this programme shows how bungled operations created a mood of distrust between the leaders.
(S) (W)


Andrew Quigley
Simon Berthon

Double bill of the satirical US animated series.
Andy Runs Away. After another humiliating display by his father, Andy decides to run away from home. (S)
10.10 The Devil's Birthday. The Devil retires to sulk when God forgets his birthday. (S)

Short drama in which a deaf woman recalls her courtship with her husband, as theirfirst baby receives a hearing test. Written by Jo Hodges
Producer Paul Goodman ; Director Malcolm Venville (S)


Written By:
Jo Hodges
Paul Goodman
Malcolm Venville

Short drama about a man who is forced to take drastic action when loan sharks terrorise his family.
Written/Directed by Dominic Lees ; Producer Corinne Cartier (S)


Directed By:
Dominic Lees
Corinne Cartier

Repeats are not indicated.
Open University 12.30 Evaluating Pre-school Education
1.00 Energy from Waste (S) 65693 1.30 The Founding of the Royal Society (S)
Secondary Schools 2.00 Shakespeare: the Animated Tales (S) Languages 4.00 Spain Inside Out (part 5) Seville and Jerez 24419 4.30 Talk Spanish (parts 1-2)
Working In Sport and Leisure 5.00 TV 3 Customer Care and Teamwork
Open University 6.00 Statistical Sciences (S) 18612 6.30 Dynamic Analysis Ends 7.00am. (S)

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