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Ends 8.30.

Pocket Dragon Adventures
The diminutive creatures try to curry favour with the villagers.

7.00 Blue Peter
With sign language.
Shown yesterday at 5pm on BBC1

7.30 Taz-Mania
Double bill of fun with the friendly devil.

7.50 Ocean Odyssey
Neri has to escape from the Praxis agents and return to the pyramid.

8.15 Fix and Foxi
Double bill. The duo play a trick on Lupo, and enter a fairy-tale world.

Ends 10.20.

Little Bear
A triple bill of animated ursine adventure.

8.55 Bob the Builder
Bob wants to go bird-watching.

Followed by CBeebies Birthdays

9.10 Balamory
Miss Hoolie asks PC Plum to organise a treasure hunt.
Episode written by David Moore
For cast see Tuesday
First shown on CBeebies channel

9.30 Teletubbies Everywhere
Children in India enjoy themselves rolling wheels.

9.40 Fimbles
Pom gets dizzy watching a spinning top.

10.00 Tweenies
Doodles feels left out when the gang discuss matters of the heart.
BBC Tweenies magazine: £1.40
Video Tweenies: Let's Play. £9.99


Writer ("Balamory"):
David Moore

Repeats are not indicated.
10.20 Hands Up! (ages 5-7) Signed Words and Pictures - Dave and the Tooth Fairy 4301211 10.35 Watch (ages 5-7) Magic Grandad
90 Years Ago - in the Kitchen 8953766 10.50 Words and Pictures Plus (ages 6-7) Long Vowel Spelling - Little Rabbit Foo Foo "oo/ue"
897425911.05 Pod's Mission (ages 8-9) Year Four: Solids and Liquids 8694292 11.20 BBC
Primary Geography (ages 9-11)
Somerset Levels

Musical starring Fred Astaire and Bing Crosby. Jed Potter recalls how, as a top dancer, he fell in love with beautiful chorus girl Mary O'Hara , only to find her attracted to his best friend. Review page 55. Director Stuart Heisler (1946, U)


Fred Astaire
Bing Crosby.
Jed Potter
Mary O'Hara
Stuart Heisler

DasBus. In the first of a double bill, the pupils of Springfield
Elementary are stranded on a desert island after their bus goes off a bridge. Narrated by James Earl Jones.
6.20 Dumbbell Identity. Moe enlists Homer on an insurance scheme. Featuring the voice of Helen Hunt.


James Earl Jones.
Helen Hunt.

In the third of his series in which he shadows some of British business's biggest names, Adrian Chiles witnesses a day in the life of motor-racing boss Eddie Jordan - the man whose "rock 'n' roll" brand of Formula One attracts huge sponsorship deals despite hardly ever winning a race. Director/Producer Robert Finighan


Adrian Chiles
Eddie Jordan
Robert Finighan

Dinner. A recent poll indicates that our favourite evening meals are straying away from the meat-and-two-veg archetype, and heading into more unpredictable areas. A diverse cast of diners, including David Dickinson , add their voices to those of celebrity chefs to illustrate this sea change in our culinary tastes. Narrated by Richard E Grant. Director Tim Whitwell ; Series producer Richard Bowron Summer wines offer - RT Shop: page


David Dickinson
Richard E Grant.
Tim Whitwell
Richard Bowron

WarMachyne. How did England become a military power? In his final exploration of the Tudor legacy, Adam Hart-Davis reveals how Henry VIM's ascension to the throne coincided with a period of invention in the field of armaments.
Producer Page Shepherd; Series producer Paul Bradshaw SmartTV Featured in this term's issue of Smart TV magazine:
SmartV available from WHSmith; or order on 01795


Adam Hart-Davis
Paul Bradshaw

The first of three programmes following people who are dealing with the possibility of imminent death.
Positive Thinking. Thirtysomething Warwick Powell is HIV-positive and has rejected conventional drug therapy in favour of London's latest centre for alternative medicine, the Energy Bank. Cameras follow Powell over a lengthy course of treatment, at the end of which he has been promised to be free of the virus. Narrated by Robert Lindsay. Director Annie Kossoff ; Series producer Rachel Coughlan A matter of life and death: page 37


Warwick Powell
Robert Lindsay.
Annie Kossoff
Rachel Coughlan

A Night in. Fletcher and Godber use their imagination to help them make it through a night in lock-up.
Written by Dick Clement. Ian La Frenais : Producer Sydney Lotterby The classic sitcoms that could have been so different: page 29


Written By:
Dick Clement.
Written By:
Ian La Frenais

Regional Variations (2)

15 Storeys High

Series 1

Episode 2: The Model

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Available for 7 months

Vince is promoted to swimming instructor and begins to teach a would-be glamour model, much to her husband's annoyance. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Big Country, Spandau Ballet, The Smiths, The Waterboys and Marillion feature in clips from the "Old Grey Whistle Test" archives.

Repeats are not indicated.
Open Science 12.30 Rough Science 5728083 1.05
Hollywood Science Speed 1740457 1.15 Background Brief: Therapy on Trial 1720693 1.30 Apples, Risks and Recriminations 8496457 2.20 What Have the 1980s Ever
Done for Us? 2374815 2.30 Global Warming: Global Policy? 96885 3.00 The Write to Choose
Curriculum Development 3.30 Teaching Christianity at KS1 Languages 4.00 Spain Inside Out (parts 4-5)
Working In Hospitality 5.00 Hotels and Holidays Open University 6.00 A Language for Movement

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