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7.05 What's New Scooby-Doo?
The gang goes on safari.

7.30 Smile
Games and cartoons, plus the final episode of I Dream. With Fearne Cotton, Reggie Yates and Barney Harwood.
[website removed]

Contributors

Presenter (Smile):
Fearne Cotton
Presenter (Smile):
Reggie Yates
Presenter (Smile):
Barney Harwood
Director (Smile):
Ian Trill
Producer (Smile):
Fiona Robinson

Setting the scene for festivities are Linda Barker and the Ready Steady cooks. Plus
Dr Patrick Harding on Christmas traditions and psychologist
Dr Linda Papadopoulos with survival tips. Presented by Nicki Chapman. Series producer Richard Sharman

Contributors

Unknown:
Linda Barker
Unknown:
Dr Patrick Harding
Unknown:
Dr Linda Papadopoulos
Presented By:
Nicki Chapman.
Producer:
Richard Sharman

Introduced by Craig Doyle.
1.25 Motorsport Highlights from the Race of Champions in Paris as 16 Formula One, motorcycling and rally stars, including Michael Schumacher and Colin McRae , go head to head using identical equipment to become the world's fastest man on four wheels.
2.00 Showjumplng
Clare Balding is at London's Olympia, where equestrianism's biggest names are in action, including British number one Robert Smith and brothers Michael and John Whitaker , plus John's son Robert.
4.20 Rowing Britain's men's coxless four team reflect on how their lives have changed since their gold-medal winning heroics in the Athens Olympics. Producer Richard Carr
Editor Lawrence Duffy

Contributors

Introduced By:
Craig Doyle.
Unknown:
Michael SchumacHer
Unknown:
Colin McRae
Unknown:
Clare Balding
Unknown:
Robert Smith
Unknown:
John Whitaker
Producer:
Richard Carr
Editor:
Lawrence Duffy

Saba Douglas-Hamilton travels to the Arctic to live with the Sami reindeer herders of Norway and join in the winter round-up. Producer Martin Hughes-Games
Executive editor Fiona Pitcher

Contributors

Unknown:
Saba Douglas-Hamilton
Producer:
Martin Hughes-Games
Editor:
Fiona Pitcher

. Andes - the Dragon's Back. From giant glaciers to arid deserts, dancing flamingos to blue-eyed puma cubs, the late Bob Fulton 's stunning aerial photography captures the diverse landscapes and wildlife of the 3,000 mile-long Andes mountain range. Steven Berkoff narrates. Producer Mark Fletcher ; Series editor Tim Martin
Natural World: Swamp Cats is on New Year's Eve at 7pm
Shown last Thursday

Contributors

Unknown:
Bob Fulton
Unknown:
Steven Berkoff
Producer:
Mark Fletcher
Editor:
Tim Martin

Poet Benjamin Zephaniah famously refused to accept an OBE last New Year, seeing the honours system as a leftover symbol of the Empire. In this film, Zephaniah expounds on his reasons, but also allows his anti-imperialist views to be challenged. He talks to historian
Lawrence James and author William Dalrymple about the myths and realities of Empire and to singer
Joan Armatrading , an MBE and proud of it. Then, visiting Delhi, he meets Indian men and women who see their prosperity as a positive legacy of the Raj.
Director Giovanni Ulleri ; Executive producer Catriona Lewis

Contributors

Unknown:
Benjamin Zephaniah
Unknown:
Lawrence James
Unknown:
William Dalrymple
Singer:
Joan Armatrading
Director:
Giovanni Ulleri
Producer:
Catriona Lewis

Who can get to the ski slopes first? Jeremy Clarkson by road in a Ferrari 612 Scaglietti, or James May and Richard Hammond by air? A rally car goes head to head with a bobsleigh and this week's
"Star in a Reasonably Priced Car" is Eddie Izzard. Series producer Gary Broadhurst ; Series editor Andy Wilman
Rptd tomorrow at 11.20pm www.bbc.co.uk/topgear BBC TOP GEAR MAGAZINE: E3.75, monthly

Contributors

Unknown:
Jeremy Clarkson
Unknown:
James May
Unknown:
Richard Hammond
Unknown:
Eddie Izzard.
Producer:
Gary Broadhurst
Editor:
Andy Wilman

Oscar-winning crime drama based on James Ellroy 's hard-bitten novel. Kevin Spacey , Russell Crowe and Guy Pearce star as three detectives who become embroiled in a labyrinth of corruption, intrigue and murder involving a prostitute who looks like Veronica Lake , and the editor of a sleazy tabloid. Review page 45.
Director Curtis Hanson (1997, 18)

Contributors

Unknown:
James Ellroy
Unknown:
Kevin Spacey
Unknown:
Russell Crowe
Unknown:
Guy Pearce
Unknown:
Veronica Lake
Director:
Curtis Hanson
Jack Vincennes:
Kevin Spacey
Bud White:
Russell Crowe
Edmund Ed Exley:
Guy Pearce
Captain Dudley Smith:
James Cromwell
Lynn Bracken:
Kim Basinger
Pierce Patchett:
David Strathaim
Sid Hudgens:
Danny Devito
DA Ellis Loew:
Ron Rifkin
Brett Chase:
Matt McCoy
Mickey Cohen:
Paul Guilfoyle
Dick Stensland:
Graham Beckel
Susan Lefferts:
Amber Smith
Buzz Meeks:
Darrell Sandeen
Breuning:
Tomas Arana

Anfield plays host to Magpies as Liverpool take on Newcastle and Arsenal will be looking to keep the pressure on at the top of the table when they play Portsmouth. Adrian Chiles presents highlights of these and the rest of the Premiership matches.
Series producer James Irving ; Editor Mark Demuth 146838C

Contributors

Producer:
James Irving
Editor:
Mark Demuth

Gritty comedy drama \ starring Bob Hoskins. Alan Darcy sets up a boxing club for bored local kids and is soon training them for a contest against a rival outfit. Review page 45.
Director Shane Meadows (1997, 15) (BW)

Contributors

Unknown:
Bob Hoskins.
Unknown:
Alan Darcy
Director:
Shane Meadows
Alan Darcy:
Bob Hoskins
Tim:
Danny Nussbaum
Gadget:
Justin Brady
Knighty:
James Hooton
Daz:
Darren Campbell
Stuart:
Karl Collins
Fagash:
Mat Hand
Geoff:
Bruce Jones

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