Thou Art My Beloved Son Linda Mary Evans introduces a service of prayer and reflection from a Dr Barnardo's house in Solihull, West Midlands. Her host is June Rogers.
Readings: Isaiah 53, w 10-12 Mark l,w 9-13
Producer ROGER HUTCHINGS
Series producer HELEN ALEXANDER BBC Pebble Mill
A wildlife quiz
Johnny Morris faces the challenge of identifying beasts, their sounds and assorted pieces of natural history bric-a-brac - with the help of Sheila Anderson and Michael Stoddart.
Chairman Michael Jordan Producer JOHN DOBSON BBC Bristol (R)
A series of six programmes about how to make your business more successful, especially if English is your second language.
5: Staying in Control
Keeping on top of accounts and paperwork is the least enjoyable side of any business. But it's the only way to stay in control. Philip Contini ,
Panni Christodoulou and Major Singh have each found different ways of coping. What are their secrets?
Assistant producer FIONA PITCHER Producer MARY SPRENT (R) (e)
with Carlos Riera and Yolanda Vazquez
Telejoumal returns with the week's news from Spain - via RTVE's Telediaros and the Spanish press. Also there's a chance to see a vox pop item in which Madrid citizens were asked: 'Which part of your body would you like to change?'
Assistant producer DANIELLA DANGOOR
Producer BERNARD ADAMS (R) (e)
French for beginners in the 12th of 15 programmes. Past and Present
Carolle Rousseau and Patrick Simpson-Jones show how to say what you've done. And they look at the oldest clubs in Pezenas - the rugby club and the brass band. Studio director MARY SPRENT Producer DAVID WILSON (R) (e)
Spanish for beginners in the seventh of 15 programmes Yolanda Vazquez investigates the Spanish working day and shows how to talk about work and working hours.
Researcher CRISTINA LAGO Director STEPHEN MOSS
Producer DAVID WILSON (e)
Applications for the achievement test in May should be made to local test centres by 29 February. For addresses of centres, contact [address removed] Travel bursaries will be awarded to a few successful candidates.
The tied cottage has been part of the rural scheme of things for centuries. In the 1980s, when country property prices are rocketing, the occupants of tied accommodation can be very vulnerable. The law protects the average farm worker - but not everyone can rely on current safeguards.
Producer MICHAEL FITZGERALD Series producer MARTIN SMALL
starring Robert Logan Heather Rattray
Mark Edward Hall Set in 1876 in the splendour of British Columbia and the mountains of Utah, this is the story of Holly and Jason Smith , two orphaned children stranded in the wilderness after their grandfather's death. They decide to trek westward to claim the only thing left to their name - a plot of land in Oregon.
Written and directed by STEWART RAFFILL
Produced by ARTHUR R. DUBBS
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Bill Oddie , Debbie Rix
Billy Butler and this week's star guest reporter answer more of your questions. To take part call Faxline on [number removed], or write to: Bill Oddie , Fax, BBCtv, PO Box 173,
Manchester M60 1FA Designer JOHN HOLLAND
Studio director CHRIS SALT Producer ALAN WALSH BBC North West
Introduced by Hugh Scully A Ming candlestick, a Chinese moon flask and a fine Japanese cabinet give a strong oriental slant to the show when the experts visit Ventnor, Isle of Wight. Directors
ANDY BATTEN-FOSTER. DIANE REID Producer CHRISTOPHER LEWIS BBC Bristol
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Cliff Michelmore and Maggie Philbin report.
Leslie Crowther appeals on behalf of the Cystic Fibrosis Research Trust which cares for over five-and-a-half-thousand children, teenagers and young adults all over Britain. It also funds vital research into this life-threatening inherited disorder. Money is needed now to help find a cure and to improve current methods of treatment. Please send donations to: [address removed]
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Pam Rhodes visits the pretty Dorset town which sits on the top of Europe's biggest on-shore oil field. She meets CHRIS FRY , an atom scientist, and LAURA HARDMAN , a schoolgirl who campaigns for nuclear disarmament, and in the home of PAUL AND MARY HILDESLEY , she is introduced to the Wareham Bears. Conductor RICHARD HALL
Assistant producer STEPHEN LYNAS Producer ERNEST REA
Editor STEPHEN WHITTLE. BBC Bristol (Hymns: see tomorrow BBC2 2. 15pm)
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First of ten episodes based on the books by JAMES HERRIOT One of Nature's Little Miracles by JOHNNY BYRNE , starring and The Herriots lead a busy family life and Tristan is aware he may have entered the terminal stages of his bachelor status; Siegfried engages another assistant who brings his badger.
Music composed by JOHNNY PEARSON Designer RAY LONDON
Produced by BILL SELLARS Directed by PETER MOFFATT
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Living with Waltzing Matilda The second of ten films in Australia's bicentennial year
Alan Whicker talks to a cross-section of enterprising Poms who have gone to live and work Down Under.
Jane Makim , born in London, lives a hard life in the remote and rugged outback of New South Wales with her rancher husband and two young children.
On 23 July 1986 she was in London on important family business - the wedding of her younger sister. But this was no ordinary wedding. Her sister, Sarah Ferguson , was marrying Prince Andrew. Back at the ranch in the drought plain on the Queensland border, Jane reflects on a life and lifestyle that could hardly be less like those of her more famous sister.
Captain John Alliston , RN, also decided to settle in a remote corner of Australia. At the end of the war he brought his new bride,
Eleanor, to a deserted island, a mere speck on the map off Tasmania, where they eked out a precarious living and raised a large and happy family. Today the Allistons enjoy a busy retirement.
John cultivates his garden; Eleanor writes romantic novels under the nom de plume of MINKA JONES.
Assistant producer MO BOWYER Film cameraman RAY HENMAN
Sound recordist KEITH RODGERSON Film editor LIZ THOYTS Producer ROGER MILLS BBC Bristol
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Presented by Esther Rantzen
Consumer advice, investigations, misprints, mishaps and real-life humour drawn from the letters you send each week.
With Gavin Campbell, Doc Cox, Adrian Mills, Grant Baynham
Send letters to: That's Life, BBC [address removed]
It is regretted that it is not possible to answer all your letters.
written by PENNY CROFT and VAL HUDSON starring Simon Cadell and Carol Royle
First of six episodes
Jennifer Russell lived with George Stanton for five years. Then he traded her in for a newer model. Most people think that Jenny has come to terms with living alone. She is an independent woman with a successful career, several friends and a Ford Fiesta. But Jenny has a secret in her cupboard. and Title music written and sung by PENNY CROFT
Executive producer ROBIN NASH Produced and directed by SUSAN BELBIN (R)
Remember the Sabbath Day A religious powerhouse, a social centre, a springboard for artistic and political activity: in its heyday, the Nonconformist chapel dominated Welsh life. In mining communities like
Nantymoel, at the head of the Ogmore Valley, it was chapel three times on a Sunday and a week filled with temperance meetings, choir practices and 'penny readings'. But now the glory has departed. Saron and Gilead chapels lie derelict. Hope is a furniture showroom. Bethany keeps only its vestry and, on Sunday mornings, just two or three of Dinam's 850 pews are occupied. And yet as those few ageing voices are raised in harmony in the old language, there's a poignant echo of Sundays when this place was full. So what sustains the failing remnant in their determination to remember the Sabbath Day? Everyman visits Nantymoel to find out.
Photography GERALD COBBE Film editor JOHN GILLANDERS Producer JOHN GERAINT
Everyman editor JANE DRABBLE
Presented by Anneka Rice The second of eight programmes in which well-known personalities take up sports of their choice. This week:
Marti Caine takes to the ski slopes in Switzerland. 'This is something I've always wanted to do but when I had the time I didn't have the money and when I had the money I didn't have the time.'
Also continuing their sports: Paul Nicholas is at the snooker table again with coach Jim Meadowcroft.
Leslie Ash enters her first race at Silverstone and Anneka visits Leslie at home to get her reactions to her first race experience.
Assistant producer VICKI MOORE Producer PETER RAMSDEN (R) (e)
The Winter Sky
At the start of 1987 The Sky at Night asked for amateur . astronomical photographers to send in their pictures - either of objects in the sky, or of observatories and telescopes.
In this programme
Patrick Moore and Douglas Arnold show the best pictures sent in, and also take a look round the night sky as it appears in January.
Producer PIETER MORPURGO
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