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Poppy is excited when Grandpa Jones comes to stay. (R) (S)

7.20 Smurfs' Adventures
More fun and frolics with the diminutive blue folk. (R) (S)

7.45 Trading Places
In Moscow, competition day arrives for the three gymnasts from Southampton. With in-vision sign language. Shown yesterday at 5pm on BBC1 (S) (W)

8.10 Monster Rancher
After escaping from Moo's castle, Genki and his friends continue in their quest to find the Phoenix. (R) (S)

8.35 Animorphs
Jake's determination . to fight the Yeerks is renewed when the Ellimist shows him a glimpse of a terrible future. (R) (S)

Romantic melodrama in which a sensitive young girl falls for a pianist. Then, three years later, they finally meet.
Review page 57.
Director Max Ophuls (1948. U)


Max Ophuls
Lisa Berndle:
Joan Fontaine
Stefan Brand:
Louis Jourdan
Frau Berndle:
Mady Christians
Johann Stauffer:
Marcel Journet
Art Smith
Herr Kastner:
Howard Freeman

Live coverage from Newbury, featuring the 3.10 Washington Singer Stakes, with other starts at 2.40 and 3.40. Introduced by Richard Pitman and Willie Carson , with commentary by Jim McGrath , Jimmy Lindley and Graham Rock.
Producer Gerry Morrison (W) Including at
3.20 News; Regional News
(Digital: UK Today): Weather (S) (W) :


Introduced By:
Richard Pitman
Introduced By:
Willie Carson
Commentary By:
Jim McGrath
Commentary By:
Jimmy Lindley
Commentary By:
Graham Rock.
Gerry Morrison

Regional Variations (2)

Yes, Minister

Series 3

Episode 6: The Whisky Priest

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Sitcom about a British government minister. Jim Hacker finds himself in possession of embarrassing information about the sale of arms to terrorists. Show more


James Hacker:
Paul Eddington
Sir Humphrey Appleby:
Nigel Hawthorne
Bernard Woolley:
Derek Fowlds
Major Saunders:
John Fortune
Annie Hacker:
Diana Hoddinott

Grade School Confidential. Bart discovers Principal
Skinner's affairwith Mrs Krabappel. (R) (S)
6.20 The Canine Mutiny. Bart gives away Santa's Little
Helper so that he can keep a pedigree collie. (R) (S)


Mrs Krabappel.

The fourth in the series charting the national hunt season through the eyes of characters in County Kildare. A white Christmas threatens the Leopardstown races.
Producer Karen Rodgers : Executive producer Clare McGinn (S) (W)


Karen Rodgers
Clare McGinn

Series in which Ali Ward and Chris Beardshaw guide neighbours through the task of creating new gardens for each other. This week the neighbours should be working on their water features, but some are lagging behind.
Director Attracta McLaughlin ; Producer Karen Mackinder (S) (W)


Ali Ward
Chris Beardshaw
Attracta McLaughlin
Karen MacKinder

Joe Swift and Rachel de Thame present the programme from Kings Heath Park in Birmingham. Ivan Hicks begins a series on growing a perennial border with a difference, while Christopher Lloyd has more advice on garden colour.
Producer Colette Foster ; Executive producer Tony Laryea (S) (W) BBC BOOK: Colour for Adventurous Gardeners by Christopher Lloyd. L20 The magic of artist Ivan Hicks : page 25


Joe Swift
Christopher Lloyd
Colette Foster
Tony Laryea
Christopher Lloyd.
Ivan Hicks

Part two of the series on the history of criminal detection. Make 'Em Talk: Interrogation in the 20th Century. Filmed in Britain, the USA and Brazil, this edition charts how the need for more reliable and humane interrogation methods has been highlighted by miscarriages of justice, such as the wrongful conviction of the Guildford Four.
Director Tilman Remme : Executive producer Laurence Rees (s) (w)


Tilman Remme
Laurence Rees

In the first of three programmes from the Edinburgh
Festival, Jeanette Winterson and Ekow Eshunjoin Kirsty Wark to discuss the week's cultural highlights.
Producer Mark Bell Rptd next Monday on BBC Knowledge (S) (W) WEBSITE:


Jeanette Winterson
Ekow Eshunjoin Kirsty

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