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Including cartoon fun with Arthur, Jakers! The Adventures of Piggley Winks, Trollz and Legend of the Dragon. With Barney Harwood, Kirsten O'Brien and Neville the Bear.
[web address removed]

Contributors

Presenter:
Barney Harwood
Presenter:
Kirsten O'Brien
Director:
Michael Kerrigan
Producer:
Toby Smith

Period comedy, based on the Jules Verne novel, starring Red
Buttons, Fabian and Barbara Eden. A professor and his assistant explore uncharted African territory by balloon. Review page 52.
Director Irwin Allen (1962. U)

Contributors

Unknown:
Jules Verne
Unknown:
Barbara Eden.
Director:
Irwin Allen

Presented by Clare Balding .
12.30 MotoGP Coverage of the Grand Prix in Le Mans. Reigning champion Valentino Rossi will hope to repeat his victory of last year.
Digital viewers can access live MotoGP coveraqe, followed by post-race analysis, between 12.55pm and 2.30pm
2.00 Rugby League Widnes Vikings v Catalan Dragons
Live coverage of this Challenge Cup fifth-round tie (kick-off 2.15). Relegated from the Super League in 2004/5. the Vikings boosted their fortunes under new coach Steve McCormack with a win over Castleford Tigers in round four. Their French opponents, however, will be going all out to better compatriots Toulouse, who failed at this hurdle last year. Jonathan Davies , Dave Woods commentate.
4.00 Athletics Action from the Great Manchester Run, featuring World Marathon record holder Paul Tergat. Commonwealth Games 10,000m champion
Boniface Kiprop and Great North Run winner Zersenay Tadesse.
Commentary by Steve Cram and Brendan Foster. Hazel Irvine hosts. VIDEO Plus+ code for 2.00-4.00pm
(non-PDC) Editor (rugby league) Carl Hicks ; Executive producer (athletics) Martin Webster
www.bbc.co.uk/sport

Contributors

Presented By:
Clare Balding
Unknown:
Valentino Rossi
Unknown:
Steve McCormacK
Unknown:
Jonathan Davies
Unknown:
Dave Woods
Unknown:
Paul Tergat.
Unknown:
Boniface Kiprop
Unknown:
Zersenay Tadesse.
Commentary By:
Steve Cram
Commentary By:
. Hazel Irvine
Unknown:
Carl Hicks
Unknown:
Martin Webster
on BBC Two England

6/12. Northern Ireland. Nicholas Crane and the team variously cycle Antrim's coast, dive Strangford Lough and step across the spectacular Giant's Causeway. Series producer Steve Evanson ; Series editor Gill Tierney

Contributors

Unknown:
Nicholas Crane
Unknown:
Strangford Lough
Producer:
Steve Evanson
Editor:
Gill Tierney

Ronan Keating , the Ordinary Boys and Gnarls Barkley perform. With Fearne Cotton and Diarmuid Gavin.
Producer Sally Wood ; Executive producer Mark Cooper

Contributors

Unknown:
Ronan Keating
Unknown:
Gnarls Barkley
Unknown:
Diarmuid Gavin.
Producer:
Sally Wood
Producer:
Mark Cooper

The Sweet Taste of Liberty. Barney and Ted go on the pull at JFK airport. Starring Josh Radnor , Neil Patrick Harris , Alyson Hannigan , Jason Segel and Cobie Smulders. Next episode is tomorrow at 10.30pm on BBC3. Shown last Monday on BBC3

Contributors

Unknown:
Josh Radnor
Unknown:
Neil Patrick Harris
Unknown:
Alyson Hannigan
Unknown:
Jason Segel
Unknown:
Cobie Smulders.

Is it possible to build a truly amphibious car that works as well on water as on land? Jeremy, James and Richard each come up with unique designs that are subsequently put to the test in a Staffordshire lake. Plus actor Philip Glenister (Gene Hunt in Life on Mars) is the Star in a Reasonably Priced Car and the Lotus Exige S goes under scrutiny on the track. Series producer Pat Doyle Repeated tomorrow at 7pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Philip Glenister
Producer:
Pat Doyle

3/6. France; Black, White and Blue. It was French football's finest hour when, in 1998, a multiracial team succeeded where all previous Gallic sides had failed - winning the World Cup - 68 years after Frenchman Jules Rimet first realised his vision for a global soccer tournament. Arsenal and French international player Thierry Henry contributes. Robert Lindsay narrates. Director/Producer Francis Whately

Contributors

Unknown:
Jules Rimet
Unknown:
Thierry Henry
Unknown:
Robert Lindsay
Producer:
Francis Whately

Regional Variations (2)

The Office

BBC Two England

The Office

Series 2

Episode 3: Party

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Offbeat documentary-style sitcom. David Brent is made an offer he cannot refuse, while Gareth turns on the charm and Trudy's birthday celebrations turn a little raunchy.

Contributors

David Brent:
Ricky Gervais
Tim Canterbury:
Martin Freeman
Gareth Keenan:
Mackenzie Crook
Dawn Tinsley:
Lucy Davis

2/11. Comedy thriller set in Blackpool's underbelly. As Carter's quest gathers pace, he finds himself involved with the intriguing Woolf family.
11.00 3/11. Just when Lola feels her misfortune can't get any worse, events take an unexpected turn.
(First shown on BBC3)

Contributors

Writer:
Simon Ashdown
Writer:
Jeremy Dyson
Director:
Dearbhla Walsh
Producer:
Sanne Wohlenberg
Carter Krantz:
Danny Mays
Mercy Woolf:
Judy Parfitt
Shirley Woolf:
Ian Puleston-Davies
Connie Woolf:
Frances Barber
Liam Woolf:
Kenny Doughty
Ruby Woolf:
Emily Aston
Dudley Sutton:
Kris Marshall
Lola Sutton:
Sarah Smart
Onan van Kneck:
Roy Barraclough
Leo Finch:
Philip Jackson
Willie Woolf:
Brian Hibbard
Bradley Stainer:
Jason Watkins
Bryan:
Paul Courtenay Hyu
Shadowman:
Kevin Eldon
Vienna Keen:
Beth Cordingly
Chris Church:
Ryan Pope
Ken Cryer:
Simon Greenall
The Greek:
Nicholas Beveney
Frances Krantz:
Eve Pearce
Raj:
Bhasker Patel
Cliff:
Shaun Williamson
Old Lil Valentine:
Kiki Kendrick
Roy Valentine:
Ron Webster

Regional Variations (2)

Dead Ringers

Series 6

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Sir Alan Sugar chooses his apprentice from the final two candidates, while Robert Winston finds himself transported back to the 1970s following a car accident. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Line of Beauty

Episode 1: The Love Chord

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

It's 1983 and Oxford graduate Nick Guest is adopted by the rich, privileged family of Tory MP Gerald Fedden. Nick is drawn into the seductive world of the Feddens and London's gay scene. Show more

BBC Two England

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