with Frank Bough and Selina Scott
1 For regular features see Monday. Plus today:
The Breakfast Time Doctor and Cooking with Glynn Christian between 8.30 and 9.0
The Blacksmith, the Baker, the Blood Pudding Maker
And also an English castle on a French hill surrounded by the little town of Majac.
Written and directed by COLIN ROSE Producer MICHAEL CROUCHER BBC Bristol
Philip Hayton ; Frances Coverdale Weather BILL GILES
12.57 Regional News
(London and SE: Financial Report, and News Headlines with subtitles)
Anthony Quayle heads the guest list, and there's more about the relationships between pets and owners.
A See-Saw programme with Rick Jones
featuring The Railfreight Jockeys World Championship
Jockeys from 12 nations compete for the title of World Champion over four races covered on BBC1 and BBC2 this afternoon.
2.15 The Freight Train Handicap Hurdle Race (2m)
2.50 The Speedlink Distribution Handicap Hurdle Race (3m)
3.25 The Railfreight Handicap Steeplechase (2½m)
Introduced by JULIAN WILSON Reporter JONATHAN POWELL Commentator
PETER O'SULLEVAN , RICHARD PITMAN
Master animator Tex Avery takes a comic look at the houses and cars of tomorrow
Presenter Stuart McGugan Guest Shireen Shah
Story: Cornelius by LEO LIONNI
starring Adrian Hedley with Julia Binsted , Howard Stableford and Wilf Lunn
Make sure you are home to see Jigg give answers to last week's competition and stand by for a great clue.
Designer BRONWEN GROVER Written by CLIVE DOIG
Producer JUDY WHITFIELD Director BOB BLAGDEN
Competition answers to: Jigsaw, BBCtv, Wood Lane , London [Postcode removed]
A serial in 26 parts based on the stories by MARK TWAIN
Tom's punishment was to whitewash the fence but he tricked the town boys into doing the work for him and paying for the privilege in Bible tickets.
3: The Engagement
Director KEN JUBENVILLE. Writer ANN UDELL Executive producer TOM WAGNER
Produced by Pacific Films Ltd in association with Wagner-Hallig Film GmbH
with Paul McDowell
Boxes X 2 4 2000
A giant tree transplant completes the move of Blue Peter's souvenirs for the year 2000.
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The News with tonight's Weather and Regional Magazines
Presenters Nick Ross, Sarah Kennedy and Sally Magnusson with news read by Moira Stuart Contributions from
The Special Correspondents.
5.40 The News
5.55* Regional Magazines
6.38* Closing headlines
The most important national competition for young musicians returns to the television screen next Monday. Tonight Margaret Percy meets the winner of the last competition, Anna Markland. The programme also talks to some of the musicians involved in this year's competition to see how they are trained and chosen.
Film sound DAVE jewitt
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Including how scientists are talking to plants - and getting answers back. Presented by Judith Hann , Maggie Philbin
Kieran Prendiville , Peter Macann Producers CYNTHIA PAGE . HENRY CAMPION FIONA HOLMES. MARTIN MORTIMORE Studio director PETER LEVERS Editor DAVID FILKIN
A live edition introduced by Dave Lee Travis and Richard Skinner
Sound BOB FOLEY. Lighting SAM BARCLAY Designer JOHN ASBRIDGE
Production MICHAEL HURLL
with Miles Kington. Have you ever wondered how they filmed whales, polar bears, Komodo dragons, or went underground with ants?
Miles Kington observes the sometimes strange behaviour of the species David Attenborough, revealing a surprising world including a parrot that won't sit still, an antelope that changes sex behind a bush, and a beautiful girl who arrives unexpectedly.
with John Humphrys Weatherman
by ROGER MARSHALL A six-part serial starring with Mary Miller as Mrs Annan
3: Allison has begun to come to terms with the personal and financial pressures resulting from Jerry's disappearance. To her astonishment, she learns that Jerry had been consulting a marriage guidance counsellor ... Cast in order of appearance:
Music by DICK WALTER
Designer ERIC WALMSLEY Producer RON CRADDOCK
Director DOUGLAS CAMFIELD
* Subtitles on Ceefax page 170
with Sue Lawley
The weekly hour of topical debate when the people get their chance to question the public personalities on the issues of the moment.
SUE LAWLEY and her guests go to Bristol University to face the questions and arguments of a Bristol audience.
Among the guests around the Question Time table in Bristol will be: Alan Clark , MP Paul Tyler Jane Reed
Director ANN MORLEY Producer LIZ ELTON Editor
1: Office on the Move
The combination of ever cheaper computers and improved telecommunications has produced a quiet revolution on the desks of secretaries, clerks, middle managers and executives, sometimes for good, sometimes for ill. IAN MCNAUGHT-DAVIS. himself the director of a major computer company, begins a six-part examination of the office technology of today and tomorrow.
Production MIKE COCKER and DAVID ALLEN
BBC Ariel book: The Electronic Office,
92.95, available from booksellers
HELPLINES: page 70