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7.00 Metalheads
Schmed foolishly dabbles in alchemy.

7.15 Super Duper Sumos
Booma's posterior is chosen to showcase a new range of underwear.

7.35 Arthur
The naughty Tibbie twins promise to tell the truth, then Binky and Brain fall out.

8.05 The Fairly Odd Parents
Cosmo hosts the Fairy Convention, and Wanda has a break.

8.30 The Saturday Show
It's the third heat of the Blue karaoke contest. and Kevin Duala and Jez Edwards from BBC7's Big Toe Radio Show guest. Plus the usual games and cartoons Woody Woodpecker and Rugrats.
With Angellica Bell, Simon Grant and Jake Humphrey.

10.00 The Mysti Show
Boy band Phixx and cast members from Byker Grove drop by. and there's the next round of the fashion competition.
Also on CBBC channel.

11.00 Top of the Pops Saturday
With performances from McFly, Liberty X, Will Young, the Black Eyed Peas and Beverley Knight, plus a review of the latest singles with Sam and Mark. Hosted by Fearne Cotton.
Rptd at 6pm on CBBC channel

Contributors

Guest ("The Saturday Show"):
Kevin Duala
Guest ("The Saturday Show"):
Jez Edwards
Presenter ("The Saturday Show"):
Angellica Bell
Presenter ("The Saturday Show"):
Simon Grant
Presenter ("The Saturday Show"):
Jake Humphrey.
Director ("The Saturday Show"):
Grigor Stirling
Producer ("The Saturday Show"):
Colin Nobbs
Guests ("The Mysti Show'):
null Phixx
Director ("The Mysti Show'):
Stephen Woolfenden
Producer ("The Mysti Show'):
Michael Connock
Guests ("Top of the Pops Saturday"):
null McFly
Guests ("Top of the Pops Saturday"):
Liberty X
Guest ("Top of the Pops Saturday"):
Will Young
Guests ("Top of the Pops Saturday"):
The Black Eyed Peas
Guest ("Top of the Pops Saturday"):
Beverley Knight
Contributors ("Top of the Pops Saturday"):
Sam and Mark
Presenter ("Top of the Pops Saturday"):
Fearne Cotton
Director ("Top of the Pops Saturday"):
Nick Harris
Producer ("Top of the Pops Saturday"):
Christina Brown

Coverage of day two kicks off with live performances from Scissor Sisters and Keane, plus reports from the Dance Tent's disco inferno and a selection of intimate acoustic performances. With Vernon Kay and Jo Whiley. Continues on BBC3 from 7pm, with further coverage on BBC2 at 11.40pm. www.bbc.co.uk/glastonbury Vernon Kay - one final question: pl38

Contributors

Unknown:
Vernon Kay
Unknown:
Jo Whiley.
Unknown:
Vernon Kay

Continued live coverage of this afternoon's play, which should see the conclusion of the remaining third-round men's and women's singles matches. With Sue Barker.
Last year, 2002 runner-up and Argentinian sixth seed
David Nalbandian took four and a half hours to beat Slovakian journeyman Karol Kucera in a gruelling five-set marathon. Elsewhere, Andre Agassi made it through to the last 16 after a spirited three-hour clash with Morocco's Younes El Aynaoui , while Jennifer Capriati made short work of Akiko Morigami , beating the unseeded Japanese player 6-4, 6-4. Producer Jonathan Bramley ; Editors Philip Bernie. Carl Hicks BBCi: digital viewers can select action from up to seven extra courts. plus a range of other services including live scores, results and news, by pressing the red button on their handset. For up-to-the-minute clips, comprehensive coverage and a Tardis Tennis game visit www.bbc.co.uk/wimbledon

Contributors

Unknown:
David Nalbandian
Unknown:
Karol Kucera
Unknown:
Andre Agassi
Unknown:
Younes El Aynaoui
Unknown:
Jennifer Capriati
Unknown:
Akiko Morigami
Producer:
Jonathan Bramley
Unknown:
Carl Hicks

Romantic sitcom starring Judi Dench and Geoffrey Palmer. Lionel's father Rocky and new bride Madge end their honeymoon in hospital. Guest-starring Joan Sims. Another episode is on Thursday at 8.30pm.
Writer Bob Larbey ; Producer/Director Sydney Lotterby

Contributors

Unknown:
Judi Dench
Unknown:
Geoffrey Palmer.
Unknown:
Joan Sims.
Unknown:
Bob Larbey
Director:
Sydney Lotterby

In 1801, Thomas Bruce , the Seventh Earl of Elgin and British ambassador to the Ottoman Empire, removed antiquities from Turkish-occupied Athens. Huge debts later forced him to sell his collection to the British government, and sections of the Parthenon Frieze were put on display at London's British Museum - where they have remained ever since, despite Greece's repeated requests that they be returned.
In this dramatised documentary, critic Andrew Graham -
Dixon explores the convoluted history of the sculptures, artefacts whose ownership has been the biggest bone of contention in art for over 200 years, while experts consider the arguments for and against the relics' return to Greece.
Producer Robin Dashwood ; Executive producer Kim Thomas (AD) Andrew Graham-Dixon on the great tug of war: page 31

Contributors

Unknown:
Thomas Bruce
Unknown:
Andrew Graham
Producer:
Robin Dashwood
Producer:
Kim Thomas
Unknown:
Andrew Graham-Dixon
Lord Elgin:
Crispin Redman
Richard Payne-Knight:
David Foxxe
The Artist:
Tim Berrington
Rev Philip Hunt:
Lynden Edwards
Chairman of the Select Committee:
Geoffrey Beevers
Sarah Siddons:
Joanna Monro

Past stars of the tennis world join John Inverdale to review the highlights of the sixth day's play in SW19.
Producer Richard Carr ; Editor Laurence Duffy Rptd tomorrow 6am BBC1

Contributors

Unknown:
John Inverdale
Producer:
Richard Carr
Editor:
Laurence Duffy Rptd

As night falls over Worthy Farm in Somerset,
Paul McCartney takes to the Pyramid Stage with a live, Beatles-heavy set, while south London's party animals Basement Jaxx turn up the heat with their eclectic blend of dance beats. Plus performances from reggae gurus Toots and the Maytals, chill-out merchants Zero 7, the chart-topping Black Eyed Peas, Las Vegas rockers the Killers, Detroit dance artist Amp Fiddler and teen prodigy Joss Stone , and an interview with Julian Cope. With Jo Whiley , John Peel, Mark Radcliffe and Phill Jupitus.
There's an alternative line-up now on BBC3; Radio 1 continues from Glastonbury all night; Jenny Eclair is Up Late at Glastonbury on Wednesday and Thursday at llpm on Radio 4; and 6 Music has performances from the New Tent throughout the weekend.
Producer Alison Howe : Executive producer Mark Cooper BBCi; interactive options available to digital viewers via the red button. For news, line-ups and performer profiles visit www.bbc.co.uk/glastonbury

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul McCartney
Unknown:
Joss Stone
Unknown:
Julian Cope.
Unknown:
Jo Whiley
Unknown:
Mark Radcliffe
Unknown:
Phill Jupitus.
Unknown:
Jenny Eclair
Producer:
Alison Howe
Producer:
Mark Cooper

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2.00 Designer Rides - Jerk and Jounce 33843 2.30 Lifelines 12350 3.00 Software Surgery 16534 3.30 After the Genome 3290824 4.20 Ever Wondered? 61430485 4.30 New York - Making Connections 17263 5.00 Open Advice-Study to Succeed 89992 5.30 Welfare for All?

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