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Ends 8.30.

Sheeep
Georgina's plans for sleepover go awry.
(R) (S)

7.00 All or Nothing
Game show.
(Shown yesterday at 4.10pm on BBC1) (S)

7.30 Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles
Shredder creates a replica of Michael Angels.
(R) (S)

7.50 Round the Twist
Comedy about an eccentric family who live in a lighthouse.
(R) (S)

8.15 Fix and Foxi
The friends visit the zoo, and a mischievous parrot plays practical jokes.
(R) (S)

Ends 10.20.

Little Bear
A picnic, a walk and a secret friend feature in today's three stories.

8.55 Bob the Builder
Lofty the crane's magnetic powers.

Followed by CBeebies Birthdays

9.10 Balamory
Edie McCredie's snake gives her the slip.
Episode written by Keith Bumpton
Cast on Tuesday
First shown on CBeebies channel

9.30 Bill and Ben
Slowcoach appears to have an uninvited guest during the night.

9.40 Fimbles
Fimbo has fun with a sleeping bag.
BBC magazine: Fimbles. £1.40

10.00 Tweenies
The lights go out when Max blows a fuse.
BBC magazineTweenies, £1.40
BBC video: Tweenies: Let's Play, £9.99

Contributors

Writer ("Balamory"):
Keith Bumpton

Repeats are not indicated.
10.20 Primary History (ages 7-9)
A Walk through Time: Entertainment 4369235 10.40 Look and Read (ages 9-11) Spelling with the Spellits (programme 5)
11.00 Megamaths (ages 7-10)
Tables: the Seven-times Table 6294631 11.20 Social inclusion Dramas (ages 9-11) A Fish out of Water 8673709 11.40 Primary Geography (ages 7-9) Weather, Place and People: Mediterranean Spain

Regional Variations (2)

Butterflies

Series 2

Episode 4: A Dog's Life

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Russell and Adam irritate new neighbour Mr Conrad. After a visit to church, Ria nearly runs over a dog.

Live coverage from Epsom of the biggest meeting of the year, beginning with the Princess
Elizabeth Stakes at 1.40, and culminating with the fillies' classic, the Oaks, at 4.05pm. Other starts are at 2.10, 2.45 and 3.25. With Sue Barker and Clare Balding. The Night before the Derby is tonight at 7.05pm. Executive producers Malcolm Kemp and Martin Hopkins; Editor Carl Hicks
www.bbc.co.uk/racing Including, at 3.00, News;
Regional News (Digital: BBC
London News); Weather

Contributors

Unknown:
Elizabeth Stakes
Producers:
Malcolm Kemp
Editor:
Carl Hicks

Clare Balding introduces a preview of tomorrow's Epsom Derby, won for the last two years by Aidan O'Brien with Galileo and High Chaparral will this year see a hat-trick?
Producer Gabrielle Cook ; EditorCarl Hicks

Contributors

Unknown:
Aidan O'Brien
Producer:
Gabrielle Cook
Producer:
Editorcarl Hicks

The Royal Horticultural Society's national plant collections feature in the final programme of the series. Plus the mile-wide belt of trees that makes up the organisation's biggest conservation project. With Rachel de Thame.
Executive producer Owen Gay; Series producer Richard Sinclair BBC BOOK: Gardening with the Experts by Rachel de Thame and Phil McCann , in conjunction with the Royal Horticultural Society, price £19.99

Contributors

Unknown:
Rachel de Thame.
Producer:
Richard Sinclair
Unknown:
Rachel de Thame
Unknown:
Phil McCann

Teesdale. A perfect lawn is the ultimate goal for many British gardeners. In a verdant corner of north east England , Chris Beardshaw finds inspiration among the lush, rolling hay meadows of the North Pennines.
Producer Sarah Davis ; Director Chris Richards

Contributors

Unknown:
North East England
Unknown:
Chris Beardshaw
Producer:
Sarah Davis
Director:
Chris Richards

The team bring structure to the herbaceous borders, and a splash of colour with a perennial favourite, the dahlia. With Monty Don , Rachel de Thame and Chris Beardshaw. Producer Sarah Davis ; Editor Gill Tierney www.bbc.co.uk/gardening Dahlias, the comeback queens, plus alstmemeha and lupin offers: p22

Contributors

Unknown:
Monty Don
Producer:
Sarah Davis
Editor:
Gill Tierney

Regional Variations (2)

Cambridge Spies

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Rory McCann stars as the Russian tsar Peter the Great in a one-off drama documenting his ambitious project to build a new capital city, St Petersburg. This glittering "Venice of the North" cemented his place in history not only as a visionary and moderniser, but also as a tyrant and torturer.
Maria Menshikov Nathalie Press
Yakim Volkov Jon Key Ancient boyar Martin Friend Peter the Second Brock Everitt-EMck
Written by Gwyneth Hughes : Producer/Director Mary McMurray
First shown on Saturday on BBC4

Contributors

Unknown:
Rory McCann
Written By:
Gwyneth Hughes
Director:
Mary McMurray
Peter:
Rory McCann
Alexander Menshikov:
Crispin Bonham Carter
Domenico Trezzini:
Ronan Vibert
Catherine:
Sally Hurst
Fyodor Kikin:
Lalor Roddy
Crown Prince Alexei:
Matt Canavan
Tsarista:
Emma Buckley
Fyodor Romodanovsky:
Christopher Fulford

Night Shift. Fowler is jealous when Grim gets the chance to work with Scotland Yard in the cop comedy. Written by Ben Elton ; Director John Birkin
Producers Ben Elton and Geoffrey Perkins

Contributors

Written By:
Ben Elton
Director:
John Birkin
Producers:
Ben Elton
Producers:
Geoffrey Perkins

Regional Variations (2)

Later... with Jools Holland

Series 21

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Jools is joined by Radiohead, Zwan, Ibrahim Ferrer, Pat Metheny, Martina Topley-Bird and Bob and Marcia. Studio guests include Miranda Richardson, Kelly McDonald, Steve Wright and Peter Saville.

Offbeat drama with Josh
Charles as car-fixated Charlie, whose goals in life are to woo Amy (Anne Heche ) and emulate his hero, the radio traffic reporter Alan Davenport (John Goodman ). Review page 56. Director Bryan Gordon (1995, 18)

Contributors

Unknown:
Anne Heche
Reporter:
Alan Davenport
Reporter:
John Goodman
Director:
Bryan Gordon

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