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: Open University

7.10 Crust and Mantle of the Earth 7.35 Farming: Organic or Conventional 8.00 Organic Chemistry: Looking-Glass World 8.25 Maths: Good Vibrations

: Playdays

The story at the Patch Stop is The Giant's
Causeway, told by Tim Loane. With
Vanessa Amberleigh.
0 PLAYDAYS MAGAZINE: 45p, on sale Wednesday

Contributors

Told By: Tim Loane.
Unknown: Vanessa Amberleigh.

: Come, Holy Spirit

Should the presence of the Holy Spirit imply an absence of conflict?
Graham Young finds out. 0 BOOKLET: please send a cheque/PO for £2.50 (payable to BSS) to [address removed]

: France Actuelle

Five films on modern France. 4: The Wine Crisis. The future of Languedoc wines.

: The More Effective School

Schools are taking responsibility for their own budgets. Mike Baker , BBC education correspondent, examines the kind of choices and decisions schools face, and how local education authorities can respond to their particular needs. * SUPPORT MATERIALS: for details of training notes and video, write to BBC Education. London W5 2PA

Contributors

Unknown: Mike Baker

: A Way with Numbers

Carol Vorderman offers practical help with maths. * HELPUNE: freefone 0[number removed]0 BOOK: A Way with Numbers, L4.99, from booksellers

Contributors

Unknown: Carol Vorderman

: Bazaar

Join Nerys Hughes in the marketplace of ideas to help you save time, effort and money around the home.

Contributors

Unknown: Nerys Hughes

: Sign Extra

A Shabby Dog Story. A chance to see previously broadcast programmes, with sign language and subtitles. In this film,
Open Door joined RSPCA staff in Birmingham.

: Country File

John Craven introduces an investigation into the facts behind recent food scares. BSE is still affecting the beef market, salmonella ruined many poultry farmers and apple growers saw their market collapse when a chemical came under suspicion. But in America, apple farmers are suing a consumer group for$250 million damages. Including at
12.55pm the weather for the week ahead.
IRepeated on Wednesday at
2.35pm on BBC2)

Contributors

Introduces: John Craven

: News

Followed by On the Record
An in-depth look at the political agenda.
Presented by Jonathan Dimbleby with John Cole.

Contributors

Presented By: Jonathan Dimbleby
Unknown: John Cole.

: EastEnders

Omnibus edition.
0 TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

: Daddy Long Legs

Starring
Fred Astaire
Leslie Caron
Captivated by a delightful French orphan, multi-millionaire Jervis Pendleton changes her life, but in secret.
Songs by Johnny Mercer Director Jean Negulesco W FILMS: page 32 t TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Unknown: Fred Astaire
Unknown: Leslie Caron
Unknown: Jervis Pendleton
Songs By: Johnny Mercer
Director: Jean Negulesco
Jervis Pendleton: Fred Astaire
Julie: Leslie Caron
Linda: Terry Moore
Miss Pritchard: Thelma Ritter
GriggS: Fred Clark

: The Clothes Show

As Paris takes to the catwalk Jeff Banks and Caryn Franklin report on the designer shows. Plus a celebration of Vogue and a return to the 60s.

Contributors

Unknown: Jeff Banks
Unknown: Caryn Franklin

: Antiques Roadshow

In the last of the present series the experts enthuse over pre-Columbian pots from Peru, Chinese art, English silver and American glass. Presented by Hugh Scully from the old Naval barracks church of St George at Gillingham in Kent. Producer Christopher Lewis
* BOOK: Antiques Roadshow: Tiaras. Tallboys and Teddy Bears. £4.99 from booksellers.
* MAGAZINE: Antiques Roadshow Collection, details on page 14
• TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Presented By: Hugh Scully
Producer: Christopher Lewis

: Lifeline

Sarah Greene appeals on behalf of Crossroads Care, a charity which helps people caring for disabled or elderly relatives. The aim is to relieve stress experienced by carers and enable disabled people to live at home. Cliff Michelmore and Lynette Lithgow report on the latest charity news. Producer Anne Gregory
0 DONATIONS: to Sarah Greene. Crossroads Care. [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Sarah Greene
Unknown: Cliff Michelmore
Unknown: Lynette Lithgow
Producer: Anne Gregory
Unknown: Sarah Greene.

: News

With Moira Stuart.
Weather Ian McCaskill
• TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Unknown: Moira Stuart.
Unknown: Ian McCaskill

: Songs of Praise

Alan Titchmarsh visits St
Patrick's Cathedral in Dublin for a celebration of St Patrick's Day.
Hymns: Ag Criost an Siol; Be
Thou My Vision (Slane); Blessed Assurance; St Patrick's
Breastplate; Praise the Lord, All You Nations; How Lovely on the Mountains (Our God Reigns); God is Love; Let Heaven Adore Him (Abbot's Leigh); Angel Voices, Ever Singing.
Producer Maureen Gallagher Editor Roger Hutchings
• TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh
Producer: Maureen Gallagher
Editor: Roger Hutchings

: Brush Strokes

Comedy series written by John Esmonde and Bob Larbey. Jacko helps Elmo make a promotional video which promotes trouble.
Director/Producer John B Hobbs
• TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Written By: John Esmonde
Written By: Bob Larbey.
Jacko: Karl Howman
Eric: Mike Walling
Lesley: Erika Hoffman
Elmo: Howard Lew Lewis
Sandra: Jackie Lye
Veronica: Elizabeth Counsell
Jean: Nicky Croydon

: Butterflies

A classic comedy written by Carla Lane , starring Wendy Craig
Geoffrey Palmer
A work of art has an effect on the whole family. Father and son are drawn closer, and Ria is finding it difficult to ignore Leonard's existence.
Producer Gareth Gwenlan
0 TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Written By: Carla Lane
Unknown: Wendy Craig
Unknown: Geoffrey Palmer
Producer: Gareth Gwenlan
Ria: Wendy Craig
Ben: Geoffrey Palmer
Leonard: Bruce Montague
Russell: Andrew Hall
Adam: Nicholas Lyndhurst
Ruby: Joyce Windsor
Policeinan: Nicholas McArdle
Photographer: Christopher Lawrence
Thomas: Michael Ripper

: The British Academy Awards

Lunch in Los Angeles, tea in New York and dinner in London. For the first time, simultaneous live ceremonies across the world promise the most star-studded awards ever. Will Only Fools and Horses.... achieve more success? How would you choose between Inspector
Morse and Monsieur Poirot ,
Shirley MacLaine and Whoopi Goldberg , or Sean Connery and Tom Cruise ? Presented by Noel Edmonds in London and Billy Connolly in Los Angeles. Director/Producer Michael Leggo • DRAMA: page 5
• PICTURE STORY: page 44

Contributors

Unknown: Monsieur Poirot
Unknown: Shirley MacLaine
Unknown: Whoopi Goldberg
Unknown: Sean Connery
Unknown: Tom Cruise
Presented By: Noel Edmonds
Presented By: Billy Connolly

: * News

With Martyn Lewis.
Weather Ian McCaskill

Contributors

Unknown: Martyn Lewis.
Unknown: Ian McCaskill

: * Heart of the Matter

Shadow of Suspicion
In the aftermath of war the focus remains on the Gulf.
However, through that time there has been an untold story happening in Britain. It is that of the foreign nationals who, suspected as potential Iraqi sympathisers or terrorists, have been detained, deported or forced to live with the threat of internment, pursued as the 'enemy within'. Joan Bakewell talks to these UK residents and asks if it is possible to strike a balance between safeguarding national security and protecting individual freedom.
Director Rizu Hamid
Series producer Olga Edhdge

Contributors

Talks: Joan Bakewell
Director: Rizu Hamid
Producer: Olga Edhdge

: * Mosaic

Establishing equal opportunities in a multi-cultural society.
Just the Job. John Moores of Littlewoods says: 'If you just say we're an equal opportunities firm and nobody applies to us, we can't be blamed. My answer is "Yes, you can be blamed; you're not doing anything about it".'
Despite the law, many firms still discriminate against ethnic minorities. The TSB, Rover, and Littlewoods tell how they ensure they are not among them.
Producer Robert Albury
• NOTES: for trainers, send £9.99 to,
Mosaic.[address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: John Moores
Producer: Robert Albury

: * Mahabharat

A 91-part epic drama in Hindi with English subtitles.

: * Weather

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