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Ends 8.15.

Potsworth and Co
Adventures with five Earthlings on their travels in the Dream Zone. (R) (S)

7.20 Arthur
Arthur and Francine get locked in a library, then Buster opens a detective agency. (R) (S)

7.50 Blue Peter
Konnie Huq and Simon Thomas try the world's most poisonous dish. With sign language. Shown yesterday at 5pm on BBC1 (S) (W)


Presenter (Blue Peter):
Konnie Huq
Presenter (Blue Peter):
Simon Thomas

Ends 10.50.

Doctor Otter
Animated woodland capers with the mammalian medic.
Repeated at 1pm (S)

8.25 Just So Stories
Geoffrey Matthews narrates the tale of How the Leopard Got His Spots. (R) (S)

8.35 Postman Pat
Jess and Pat make more calls on the villagers of Greendale. (R) (S)

8.50 Pingu
The little penguin goes on a long journey. (R) (S)

9.00 Teletubbies
Po makes too much tubby custard and some children create mosaics. (R) (S)
BBC VIDEO: Teletubbies video boxed set. containing Musical Playtime and Nursery Rhymes, price £12.99

9.50 Playdays
Peggy Patch explores the colour blue as well as visiting a bluebell wood. (R) (S)

10.10 Tweenies
The friends find out about their individual areas of excellence and also play rhyming-name game. (R) (S)


Narrator (Just So Stories):
Geoffrey Matthews

Repeats are not indicated.
10.50 Megamaths (ages 7-9)
Shape - Two-Dimensional Shapes 2188409 11.10 Look and Read (ages 7-9) Zzaap and the Word
Master- the Glen of the Green Man Written by Berlie Doherty 2785225 11.30 Science Zone
(ages 9-11) The Earth and beyond - out of This World
11.50 Landmarks (ages 9-11)
Time Lines - Recording the Times 1687206 12.10 Focus (ages
9-11) Substance Misuse - Nobody Tells Me What to Do


Written By:
Berlie Doherty

Comedy starring
Donald Sinden and Peggy Cummins. Gay Butterworth is due to inherit a large amount of money, but only if she is divorced or widowed. This situation creates a rather obvious problem for her husband. Review page 56. Director Anthony Simmons (1960)


Donald Sinden
Peggy Cummins.
Anthony Simmons

Regional Variations (2)

First Sight

BBC Two England

Millvinaand the Titanic Tourists
Ninety years ago, Millvina Dean was a baby on board the Titanic. Here she talks about surviving the disaster, and how she feels the memory of the wreck should be respected. Producer Helen Kent Postponed from 7 February
NOTE: see panel on left for variations. Satellite viewers outside Greater London will need to retune to analogue TV to receive their regional programmes.


Millvina Dean
Helen Kent

High-level scams within the car trade are exposed in this new six-part series, presented by Sangita Myska.
Undercover footage reveals the techniques used by a Ghanaian gang that specialises in exporting luxury cars, including Mercedes and BMWs, to West Africa.


Sangita Myska.
Nicole Kleeman
Series Producer:
Fiona Campbell

A six-part guide to buying the right car, presented by Top Gear's Jason Barlow and used-car merchant Dominic Littlewood
. In the first programme the duo advise a man on finding the perfect replacement for his ageing sports car.
Director Nicola Silk ; Series producer Abigail Harvey


Jason Barlow
Dominic Littlewood
Nicola Silk
Abigail Harvey

The Boy Who Was Turned into a Girl. At six months, Bruce Reimer suffered a bungled circumcision that left him without a penis. Following a radical new theory of gender development, his parents were advised that the best solution was to raise him as a girl, Brenda. Thirty years on, this programme investigates the effects of the decision.
Producer Andrew Cohen ; Executive editor John Lynch


Bruce Reimer
Andrew Cohen
John Lynch

Eldorado: Fool's Gold? A decade ago amid much fanfare, thrice-weekly Spain-set soap Eldorado was launched on BBC1. This is the story of how the multi-million-pound TV show was cancelled within a year. Narrated by Jim Carter. Producer Daniel Barry ; Series producer Barbara Want


Jim Carter.
Daniel Barry

Regional Variations (2)


The World of Philip Pullman

Duration: 39 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Available for over a year

In this documentary, originally screened on BBC Knowledge, author Philip Pullman explores Oxford, where he was a student in the 1960s. (2001) Show more


DJ Taylor
Melanie Phillips
Philip Pullman
Prof Kim Reynolds
Nicholas Tucker
Sally Thomson
Executive Producer:
Michael Poole



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Open Science 12.30 Final Frontier 61352 1.00 Hollywood Science Ice Cold in Alex 4096401 1.15 Lab Detectives 3486807 1.30 Wild Moves Air 39623 2.00 The Chemistry of the Invisible 92265 2.30 The Chemistry of Creativity 71772 3.00 The Chemistry of Survival Curriculum Development 3.30 PSHE The Chat Room: Bullying Hands Up! -with sign language.
Languages 4.00 Italian Journey (part 2) Working in Education 5.00 The Future
Open University 6.00 Energy through the Window
6.30 Tropical Forest: the Conundrum of Coexistence

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