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Sunday fun, with games Bandit Bites, Nev's Jambuster, Aquapigs, and Nev it Up. plus cartoons Arthur, Dennis the Menace, Krypto the Superdog and Mona the Vampire. Barney Harwood, Kirsten O'Brien, Rochelle Wiseman and Nev host.
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Contributors

Presenter:
Barney Harwood
Presenter:
Kirsten O'Brien
Presenter:
Rochelle Wiseman
Director:
Ian Trill
Producer:
Caroline Coleman

**** Touching drama based on a true story, starring
Jack Lemmon and Hank Azaria. A workaholic sports writer looks up his old college professor when he learns that he's dying. Review page 56.
Director Mick Jackson (1999, PG)

Contributors

Unknown:
Jack Lemmon
Unknown:
Hank Azaria.
Director:
Mick Jackson

Presented by John Inverdale.
1.35 World Gymnastics The best of the action from the apparatus finals of the world championships from Melbourne, where Beth Tweddle will be flying the flag for Britain.
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3.00 Rugby League Highlights from the final of the Tri-Nations series, which has seen Great Britain, Australia and New
Zealand evenly matched.
3.50 Rugby Special Highlights of the final weekend of the autumn test series featuring the home nations. Plus action from the Premiership, where Bath welcomed Leeds Tykes to the Recreation Ground, while
Leicester took on London Irish. IS)
5.10 Matthew Pinsent in BeijingThe four-time gold medallist looks at works for the 2008 Olympics. Producer Richard Carr
Editor Alastair Mclntyre

Contributors

Presented By:
John Inverdale.
Unknown:
Beth Tweddle
Producer:
Richard Carr
Editor:
Alastair McLntyre

World champion freediver Tanya Streeter is in the Galapagos Islands to see how freediving has evolved. She encounters primitive diving lizards and turtles that can hold their breath for hours, before getting exhausted keeping pace with a flightless cormorant. Dive Caribbean - Coral Reef is next Sunday.
Producer James Honeyborne ; Series producer Wendy Darke BBC MAGAZINE: Wildlife, F310 monthly. New issue on sale 24 November

Contributors

Unknown:
Tanya Streeter
Producer:
James Honeyborne
Producer:
Wendy Darke

Cuba - Wild Island of the Caribbean. Previously out of bounds to cameras, the spectacular wildlife in the natural paradise of Cuba is filmed for the first time. Producer Paul Reddish Shown last Wednesday

Contributors

Producer:
Paul Reddish

David Gray and Stevie Wonder take to the stage.
Producer Sally Wood ; Executive producer Mark Cooper Radio 2 broadcasts Stevie Wonder in concert on 10 December TOP OF THE POPS MAGAZINE: published fortnightly, price E2

Contributors

Unknown:
David Gray
Unknown:
Stevie Wonder
Producer:
Sally Wood
Producer:
Mark Cooper
Unknown:
Stevie Wonder

Regional Variations (2)

Top Gear

BBC Two England

Top Gear

Series 7

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Available for 8 months

Motoring magazine presented by Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May. The chaps take the Ford GT, Ferrari F430 and Pagani Zonda on a road trip. Show more

2/3. Battle of the Rocket Men. The period of the late 1940s to the late 50s saw speed designers setting their sights on the mythical sound barrier. Many felt it was an impossible barrier to break, but to a small team of engineers in the high desert of California, it was a challenge they felt sure they could meet. But competition proved widespread. John Michie narrates. Director Lome Townend ; Executive producer Hamish Barbour
First shown on BBC4

Contributors

Unknown:
John Michie
Director:
Lome Townend
Producer:
Hamish Barbour

Highlights from Manchester United's clash with West Ham, Newcastle's visit to Everton and West
Brom's match against Middlesbrough. Adrian Chiles is joined by Graeme Le Saux and Tony Adams.
Editor Mark Demuth

Contributors

Unknown:
Adrian Chiles
Unknown:
Graeme Le Saux
Unknown:
Tony Adams.
Editor:
Mark Demuth

John Huston 's gothic drama, starring Brad Dourif and Harry Dean Stanton. Hazel Motes , the grandson of a hellfire revivalist preacher, creates waves when he returns from army service to his home town in the bible-belt of southern
America. Review page 56. 11979.15)

Contributors

Unknown:
John Huston
Unknown:
Brad Dourif
Unknown:
Harry Dean Stanton.
Unknown:
Hazel Motes

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