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Big Cook Little Cook
(R) (S)

8.20 Tots TV
A hiding game.
(S)

8.30 Rubbadubbers
(R) (S)

8.40 Pablo the Little Red Fox
The pals find a teddy bear.
(R) (S)

8.45 Little Robots: Repeat After Me
(S)

9.00 Balamory
Edie hears odd noises.
(S)

9.20 The Roly Mo Show: Library Tidy Up
The friends do some tidying up.
(S)

9.40 Tweenies
(R) (S)

10.00 Sergeant Stripes
An impostor takes the place of Hector.
(R) (S)

10.10 Yoho Ahoy
(R) (S)

10.15 Bob the Builder
(R) (S)

Followed by CBeebies Birthdays

Contributors

Writer (Balamory):
Johanna Hall

Regional Variations (2)

Thinking Skills

Think About It: Mystery

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Michael Underwood goes in search of the White Horse of Uffington carving, looking for clues to its origins and purpose. Show more

Contributors

★★★★★ Classic hard-boiled film noir starring Dick Powell and Claire Trevor. Private eye
Philip Marlowe is hired by an ex-con to seek out his former girlfriend. Review page 54. Director Edward Dmytryk (1944, PG)
(BW) Dick Powell directs the thriller Split Second tomorrow at 2pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Dick Powell
Unknown:
Claire Trevor.
Unknown:
Philip Marlowe
Director:
Edward Dmytryk
Unknown:
Dick Powell

Larry Hagman , Gail Hipgrave and Paul Whitehouse join hosts Vic and Bob on the surreal game show. Director Richard Valentine ; Producer Lisa Clark (AD)

Contributors

Unknown:
Larry Hagman
Unknown:
Gail Hipgrave
Unknown:
Paul Whitehouse
Director:
Richard Valentine
Producer:
Lisa Clark

2/5. You'd think an African leader telling the world his country now has enough food to eat would be an uplifting news story. But this is Zimbabwe, officially awarded famine emergency status, where Robert Mugabe is accused of letting his people starve for his own political gain. This World's Farai Sevenzo reveals those caught in a political food fix and the destruction of some of the world's rarest animals. Sehes producer Sandy Smith ; Exec producer Karen O'Connor

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Mugabe
Unknown:
Farai Sevenzo
Producer:
Sandy Smith
Producer:
Karen O'Connor

3/7. By the 1890s, Britain had become an affluent industrial nation with an immense empire, which, in turn, inspired gardens with extravagant features. Diarmuid Gavin builds a model of the Matterhomto display the latest range of alpine plants and tries out different ways of growing Victorian vegetables. Director Juliette Otterburn-Hall ; Producer Hannah Wyatt RT DIRECT: Gardens through Time book available forL20 inc p&p. To order call [number removed] (national rate)

Contributors

Unknown:
Diarmuid Gavin
Director:
Juliette Otterburn-Hall
Producer:
Hannah Wyatt

6/10. Newscaster Moira Stuart comes from a family of high achievers who've travelled to and from the UK since the 1890s. Stuart's genealogical journey takes hertothe Scottish Highlands in search of her grandfather, and finally leads back to the West Indies, where she confronts the legacy of slavery in her own family's extraordinary history. See also Family Ties, tomorrow at 8.30pm on BBC4. Director Ian Leese ; 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 L2.25 p&p. To order call [number removed] (national rate) quoting CDR-RT-5/10. Who Do You Think You Are? book £10.99 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 Ratings: page 63

Contributors

Unknown:
Moira Stuart
Director:
Ian Leese
Producer:
Victoria Watson

Regional Variations (2)

The Smoking Room

Series 1

Episode 3: Pantball

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

The posters are up. Sharon the MD wants everyone to go paintballing, but with the events of the weekend to discuss the workforce have other concerns. Show more

Low-budget
British comedy starring Mark Frankel and Janet Suzman. While working for his mother's north
London catering company, disillusioned former estate agent Leon makes a discovery that changes his life. Review page 54.
Directors Vadim Jean and Gary Sinyor (1992, 15)

Contributors

Unknown:
Mark Frankel
Unknown:
Janet Suzman.
Directors:
Vadim Jean
Directors:
Gary Sinyor

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