Programme Index

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Big Cook Little Cook
(R) (S)

8.20 Tots TV
Tilly and Tiny ignore Tom's great new game.
(S)

8.30 Rubbadubbers
(R) (S)

8.40 Pablo the Little Red Fox
Finding out how things grow.
(S)

8.45 Little Robots
Tiny's weighing scales become a seesaw.
(S)

9.00 Balamory
The nursery roof is leaking.
(S)

9.20 The Roly Mo Show
Why cant Little Bo get to sleep?
(S)

9.40 Tweenies
(R) (S)

10.00 Sergeant Stripes
It's the police kitten's birthday.
(S)

10.10 Yoho Ahoy
(R) (S)

10.15 Bob the Builder
(R) (S)

Then CBeebies Birthdays

Contributors

Writer (Balamory):
Penny Lloyd

Regional Variations (2)

Thinking Skills

Think About It: Difference

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Educational documentary. Four children from a school in Worcester go on a trip to Lille, where they experience a typical French school day. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Numbertime

Money

Money: Coin recognition to 50p

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Educational series about counting and using money. Today's programme uses sketches, animation and music to illustrate dealing with coins up to the value of 50p.

Tense spy thriller from Jacques Tourneur. Train passengers in occupied Europe find themselves at the centre of a plot to stop the reunification of Germany.
Review page 52. (1948) (BW)
(Appointment in Honduras: tomorrow 2pm)

Followed by Hall of Fame

Contributors

Director:
Jacques Tourneur

New series 1/5. The This World team return with an investigation in Japan into the links between those who slaughter dolphins in traditional hunts and those who put the mammals on show for entertainment. Paul Kenyon reports.
Series producer Sandy Smith ; Exec producer Karen O'Connor

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Kenyon
Producer:
Sandy Smith
Producer:
Karen O'Connor

2/7. Mid Victorian, 1860. Diarmuid Gavin tries out a surviving example of one of the most important inventions in garden history-the lawnmower. Jane Owen explores trendsetting gardens of the era at Chatsworth, Biddulph Grange and Normanby Hall. Director Helga Berry ; Producer Hannah Wyatt Gardeners' World Roadshow visits Harlow Carr on Friday at 8.30pm RT DIRECT: Gardens through Time book available for £ 20 inc p&p. Send cheque payable to Radio Times to: [address removed] or call [number removed] (national rate)

Contributors

Unknown:
Diarmuid Gavin
Unknown:
Jane Owen
Unknown:
Biddulph Grange
Director:
Helga Berry
Producer:
Hannah Wyatt
Unknown:
Harlow Carr

5/10. Ian Hislop 's trek to find out more about the grandfathers he never knew takes him to Scotland, France and South Africa, where he makes a very surprising discovery about his family's military roots. See also Family Ties, tomorrow at 8.30pm on BBC4. Director Archie Baron ; Series producer Victoria Watson www.bbc.co.uk/familyhistory BBCi: digital viewers can access features via the handset
RT DIRECT: A Genealogy Suite CD-Roms, vouchers and a book-is £29.99 plus £2.25 p&p. To order call [number removed] (national rate) quoting CDR-RT-5/10. Who Do You Think You Are? book E10.99 inc p&p. To order call [number removed] (national rate) INFORMATION LINE: call [number removed] (national rate) for family-history events in your area and to receive a free leaflet

Contributors

Unknown:
Ian Hislop
Director:
Archie Baron
Producer:
Victoria Watson

Regional Variations (2)

The Smoking Room

Series 1

Episode 2: R.I.P.

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

A colleague drops dead shortly after retiring from work. His sudden death has everybody musing about their own mortality.

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The Mark Steel Lectures In a critique of Karl Marx , Steel asks: if communism was so attractive, why was a wall needed to stop people escaping it?
Director Becky Martin ; Producer Phil Clarke
11.50 A reappraisal of Aristotle including references to Sue Barker, incontinence and the Four Tops.
Director Michael Cumming ; Producer Jon Rolph

Contributors

Unknown:
Karl Marx
Director:
Becky Martin
Producer:
Phil Clarke
Director:
Michael Cumming
Producer:
Jon Rolph

Intimate drama that charts the experiences of three lesbians across three decades in the same house. Review page 52. Directors Jane Anderson, Martha Coolidge and Anne Heche
(2000,15)
Then The Witness An account of a historical event.

Contributors

Director:
Jane Anderson
Director:
Martha Coolidge
Director:
Anne Heche

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