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Smurfs' Adventures
The Smurfs meet Malchior the Magnificient, then Tracker tries to help Gargamel and Azrael. (R) (S)

7.25 C Bear and Jamal
Rapper Tone Loc voices the adventures of a boy and his bear. (R) (S)

7.45 Blue Peter
Matt Baker lends a hand at a Wheel Help appeal bring-and-buy sale. With Konnie Huq, Simon Thomas and Liz Barker. Shown yesterday at 5pm on BBC1 (S) (W)
Website: [website removed]

8.10 Oakie Doke
The woodland folk enjoy themselves at the Oakie
Hollows fete. (R) (S)

8.20 Fireman Sam
More adventures in Pontypandy. Trevor holds a bus-boot sale. (R) (S)

8.30 Noddy In Toyland
DJ learns how to perform magic tricks. (R) (S)
BBC Noddy magazine: £1.35 monthly. December issue on sale now

9.00 Tweenies Christmas Countdown
What will Milo find on day 11? (S) (W)

Then Tweenies
Double bill of fun. Max floats away in a hot-air balloon. then Jake chances upon a "treasure stone". (R) (S) (W)
BBC Tweenies magazine: £1.25 monthly.
December issue on sale now.

9.40 Playdays
Tapping out a rhythm at the Playground Stop. (R) (S)

10.00 Teletubbies
Double bill of young fun. Floating bags keep Tinky Winky entertained and then, in a repeated episode, a gold-and-silver tree appears. (S)
BBC Teletubbies magazine: monthly, £1.35. January issue on sale now

Contributors

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

Repeats are not indicated.
10.50 Megamaths (ages 7-9) Money - £5 to £10 (S)
11.10 English Express (ages 9-11) Soaps - a Writer's Guide (part 1) (S) 3009850 11.30 The Experimenter (ages 7-9) Forces - on Your Bike (S) 5739850
11.50 The Experimenter (ages 7-9) Forces - XP Ahoy (S) 3201256
12.10 English Express (ages 9-11) Soaps - a Writer's Guide (part 2) (S)

The remainder of the third-round matches get under way this afternoon at York Barbican Centre. Last year, irrepressible
Australian Quinten Hann thrashed Gerard Greene 9-0 to book his place in the last eight.
Presented by Hazel Irvine , with analysis from former world champions Steve Davis and John Parrott. (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown:
Gerard Greene
Presented By:
Hazel Irvine
Unknown:
Steve Davis
Unknown:
John Parrott.

Continuing coverage from York of the UK championship third-round encounters.
Commentary by Clive Everton , Ray Edmonds , Dennis Taylor and Willie Thorne. (S) (W)

Contributors

Commentary By:
Clive Everton
Commentary By:
Ray Edmonds
Commentary By:
Dennis Taylor
Commentary By:
Willie Thorne.

Drive. Unaware of the danger that they face, Paris and Kim convince Captain Janeway to allow them to register the Delta Ryer in a spaceship race. B'Elanna Torres , keen to salvage her relationship with Paris, swaps places with Kim and unexpectedly turns up as the co-pilot.
(S)

Contributors

Unknown:
Elanna Torres
Janeway:
Kate Mulgrew
Seven of Nine:
Jeri Ryan
Chakotay:
Robert Beltran
The Doctor:
Robert Picardo
Tuvok:
Tim Russ
B'Elanna Torres:
Roxann Dawson
Paris:
Robert Duncan McNeill
Neelix:
Ethan Phillips
Harry Kim:
Garrett Wang
Irina:
Cyia Batten

The concluding frames of today's third-round matches being held at York Barbican Centre. The commentators are Clive Everton, Ray Edmonds , Dennis Taylor and Willie Thorne. Presented by Hazel Irvine. (sj (W)

Contributors

Unknown:
Ray Edmonds
Unknown:
Dennis Taylor
Unknown:
Willie Thorne.
Presented By:
Hazel Irvine.

A chance to see a compilation of presenter Antony Worrall Thompson's countdown of the ten favourite holiday recipes, as voted for by viewers and featured in each programme of the last series of Food and Drink. The dishes cover starters, main courses and desserts and include such alternatives to traditional turkey as paella, steak-and-kidney pudding and beef Wellington.
Series producer Gloria Wood; Executive producer Peter Bazalgette (S) BBC GOOD FOOD MAGAZINE: L2.10. December issue (with the vegetarian Christmas special) on sale now. Website: www.bbc.co.uk/food

Contributors

Presenter:
Antony Worrall
Producer:
Peter Bazalgette

Cooking for Numbers. Gary Rhodes prepares a table of dishes that are suitable when trying to cook for larger numbers of diners. The dishes, which can also be prepared well in advance of the meal, include poached ale herrings, country pate and marmalade cream tart.
Director Dominic Cyriax ; Producer Mandy Cooper (R) (S)

Contributors

Unknown:
Gary Rhodes
Director:
Dominic Cyriax
Producer:
Mandy Cooper

Regional Variations (2)

Louis Theroux

When Louis Met...

The Hamiltons

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

on BBC Two East

Available for 4 months

Louis Theroux spends time with ex-Conservative MP Neil Hamilton and his wife Christine, a couple whose names have rarely been absent from media headlines in recent years. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Louis Theroux
Participant:
Neil Hamilton
Participant:
Christine Hamilton
Director:
Will Yapp

Concluding the spoof celebrities-in-suburbia series, starring John Sessions and Phil Cornwell. Michael Caine comes to Mrs Huggett 's rescue when she discovers that Dr No is not the Torquay GP who is building a leisure centre for children. Contains strong language. Written by Phil Cornwell , Peter Richardson and John Sessions
Director Peter Richardson ; Producer Ben Swaffer (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown:
John Sessions
Unknown:
Phil Cornwell.
Unknown:
Michael Caine
Unknown:
Mrs Huggett
Written By:
Phil Cornwell
Written By:
Peter Richardson
Director:
Peter Richardson
Producer:
Ben Swaffer

Steve Davis and John Parrott conclude coverage of the day's play in York, where the quarter-final places in the UK championship should now be decided. (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown:
Steve Davis
Unknown:
John Parrott

Repeats are not indicated.
Open University 12.30 Ever Wondered? (S) 66589 1.00 Personal Passions Colin Pillinger (W) 3335218 1.15 Ever Wondered? 9450541 1.30 Looking for Hinduism in Calcutta (S)
Key Skills Resource Bank 2.00 The Key to ... Application of Number II - how figures can be used in various jobs.
Languages 4.00 Make Italian Your Business (part 2)
Working In the Community 5.00 Managing Volunteers and Staff - practical advice and techniques.
Open University 6.00 Play and the Social World (S) (W)
6.30 Psychology: Child's Play (S)

Contributors

Unknown:
Colin Pillinger

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