20 Monday, 3 August 2009 London Lite IN&OUTTONIGHT Mark the shows you love. See your own personal TV schedule. Share with your friends. Just text LL TV to 65400 Texts to 65400 are charged at standard rate. The service connects to the internet; data is charged at your operators standard rate. Free from London Lite BBC1 11AM 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10PM 11PM TONIGHTSTV No way out for broken Britons The Trouble With Girls/Dispatches: The War Against Street Weapons BBC2, 9pm/Channel 4, 8pm The Gadget Show Five, 8pm Boys and their toys are all very well, but the girls enjoy their techy stuff, too, and suzi Perry, right, is back to co-present a new series of The Gadget show. Among tonights glimpses of modern magic are some sublime aquatic robots, including dolphins and jellyfish, and a useful guide to the best touchscreen mobile phones. Best of all, the Gadget team builds a full-size remote-control car. santa stockings might need that extra little bit of space this Christmas. The Street BBC1, 9pm RACism is bad. Anyone disagree? No. Which is great for where we are as a society, but takes the edge off the message of tonights street. The storys watchable enough -- Joseph mawles self-hating chef finds his prejudices rebound on him after the young daughter of a beautiful Polish woman nearly dies -- and the lead actor again proves he is deservedly the rising star of British screen. its just that this would have been edgily controversial about the time the BBC switched from black-and-white to colour, and thats rather a waste of The streets opportunities to push the envelope. B roken Britain is the current buzz phrase, Something must be done the cry. But what? Two programmes show plenty of institutions and schemes to address our social malaise, yet find them wanting. The Trouble With Girls is an encounter with lives stunted by heart-breaking hopelessness almost before theyve really begun. At 17, Abbie is caught in a cycle of alcohol abuse and out-of-control behaviour. The interventions of the authorities in York are ineffec- tive: court orders and curfews are breached, incurring new sentences equally destined to be ignored. Abbies mother is nowhere to be seen; her father has no notion of boundariesTrapped: Abbie is caught up in alcohol and misbehaviour Coronation Street ITV1, 7.30pm/8.30pm HAyley (Julie Hesmondhalgh, right) joins Becky for a shopping expedition to find a wedding dress. But then things take a turn for the worse in customer relations. meanwhile, Joes use of painkillers is becoming a problem with Gail, until a furious row breaks out. two girls locked into their inexo- rable trajectory is a compelling but desperately sad spectacle. on Channel 4, Cherie Booth returns to her campaign against knives. The streets remain steeped in violence, but the former PMs wife finds some consolation in new police and community schemes in Hackney, Manchester and Scotland. Despite these oases of hope, knife crime has become socially embedded, with record numbers treated for stab wounds in British hospitals. In Glasgow Ms Booth meets John, after 11 years in jail a repentant murderer. He tells her: Carrying a knife doesnt make you a man. But it can certainly destroy one. 11.00 Homes Under The Hammer (R,s). 11.30 Trash To Cash (s); BBC News; Weather. 12.15 Cash in The Attic (R,s). 1.00 BBC News; Weather (s). 1.30 Regional News And Weather (s). 1.45 Doctors (s). 2.15 murder, she Wrote (R,s). 3.00 BBC News; Weather; Regional News (s). 3.05 mister maker (R,s). 3.25 Bear Behaving Badly (R,s). 3.50 league of super evil (R,s). 4.00 Thumb Wrestling Federation: TWF (R,s). 4.05 Best of Friends (R,s). 4.35 Animals At Work (R,s). 5.00 Newsround (s). 5.15 Weakest link (R,s). Quiz show. 6.00 BBC News (s); Weather. 6.30 BBC Regional News (s); Weather. 7.00 The One Show (s). Adrian Chiles and Christine Bleakley present reports on issues affecting people around the UK. 7.30 Bang Goes The Theory (s). Jem stansfield tests a water- powered jet-pack, liz Bonnin investigates food and Dallas Campbell learns about research into life in outer space. Followed by BBC News; Regional News. 8.00 EastEnders (s). Denise makes her decision about whether to visit the prison as her friends and family try to convince her to give owen a chance. minty pushes Dawn to choose between Phil and Garry. 8.30 Panorama (s). Raphael Rowe investigates drug dealing inside prisons, visiting a jail where he hears the stories of inmates involved and officers trying to stop it. 9.00 The Street (s). 4/6. Joseph mawle plays a racist chef forced to confront his hatred of ethnic minorities when a friend asks him to take the credit for saving a Polish girl from a fire. Despite a lifetime of casually blaming immigrants for all lifes ills, he finds himself getting close to the childs destitute mother -- and even invites her into his home. see Ben Felsenburg 10.00 BBC News (s). 10.25 BBC Regional News (s); Weather. 10.35 Blood, Sweat And Takeaways (s). 2/4. The six volunteers continue their Asian expedition with a trip to Kalimantan in indonesia. Taking up residence in a shack, the team begins working on a prawn farm, a series of muddy ponds dug into the rainforest. 11.35 Red Dust (s) (2004). A south African politician must face his one-time torturer at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Drama, starring Chiwetel ejiofor, Hilary swank, ian Roberts, James Ngcobo and Jamie Bartlett. see Film Choice Followed by Weatherview. 1.30 sign Zone: The supersizers eat (R,s). 2.30 sign Zone: Desperate Romantics (R,s). 3.30 sign Zone: Taking The Flak (R,s). 4.00 sign Zone: Heir Hunters (R,s). 4.45 BBC News (s). 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