What to WATCH.
Paralympic Games 2012 Tonight (C4, 7.30pm) The coverage throughout
the day starts at 7am, and the sport continues throughout the day, but
this evening will give you the chance to look back on the sport from the
day if you missed it and to see what's happening live. Clare
Balding and Ade Adepitan introduce day nine of the Games, featuring
athletics at the Olympic Stadium, swimming at the Aquatics Centre and
wheelchair basketball at the North Greenwich Arena. Oscar Pistorius is
in the men''s T44 400m heats, and there's a chance for
Sophia Warner to win a medal in the women''s T35 100m final.
Mickey Bushell is among the favourites for gold in the men''s
T53 200m and Richard Whitehead has high hopes of success in the
men''s T42 100m final, all amongst many sports happening
Miranda (BBC1, 8.30pm) In her quest to enjoy being young, free and
single, Miranda books herself into a hotel for a holiday - the hotel
across the road. She befriends helpful porter Jason and conference
organiser Colin, and as her stay goes on, becomes a new woman.
Parade's End (BBC2, 9.30pm) Benedict Cumberbatch stars in this
gritty drama, as Christopher becomes the subject of malicious rumours.
As the vicious gossip spreads, a tragedy occurs. Valentine moves to
London, and Sylvia remains troubled by news of the war, though she finds
a welcome distraction in a new admirer. Elsewhere, Edith and Macmaster
are planning to start a new life together.