Sue Cook tests a family holiday on the Spanish Costa Brava; Jimmy Mulville tries an adventure holiday in the jungles of Borneo; and Anneka Rice visits the Antrim Coast of Northern Ireland.
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Another chance to see this six-part children's drama.
Unexpectedly, young Nicholas Tremaine inherits a title.
Written by Cecilia Anne Jones , dramatised by David Benedictus
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Strange tales and amazing stories from the world of science and technology.
New ideas can change our lives. Would Mrs Beaton have cooked up a storm with a microwave oven? Would Michelangelo have been head over heels about non-drip paint? What will we make of the unbelievable inventions of tomorrow?
With Howard Stableford, Judith Hann , KateBellingham, Carmen Pryce and John Diamond.
Producers Richard Dale and Nigel Levy Editor Dana Purvis
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Another chance to see an episode of John Sullivan 's classic comedy series. Starring David Jason
Nicholas Lyndhurst Buster Merryfield
Stage Fright. Opportunity knocks for Raquel at a cabaret club.
Director Tony Dow
Producer Gareth Gwenlan
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Investigative science series.
Simon's Return. For veterans of any war, going back to the battle fields is always a moving experience. For Simon Weston , whose body was 45 per cent burned on the Sir Galahad when it was bombed, going back was an attempt to conquer his recurrent nightmares.
Tonight's programme follows Weston and two other British veterans, John Meredith and Gary Tytler , on a remarkable journey. They travel first to the Falklands where they revisit the battle sites and memorials and then to Argentina where they meet some of the men against whom they had fought. In Buenos Aires, Simon Weston meets the pilot who bombed the Sir Galahad "I want to look into his eyes and see what's there," says Weston "to find out if there is a human being inside." Producer Malcolm Brinkworth
Series editor Simon Campbell-Jones A Touch Productions for BBCtv
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With Desmond Lynam.
The 33rd BBC Television
Greyhound Trophy final from Belle Vue, Manchester. Who will take the first prize of £6,000?
A preview of Saturday's
Martell Grand National from
Aintree. Last year's winner Seagram and 1991 Gold Cup winner Garrison Savannah both compete again for the world's most famous steeplechase.
A preview of Saturday's Boat Race between Oxford and Cambridge Universities.
Action from this evening's
European club competitions and a preview of this weekend's FA Cup semi-finals.
The first of a series where the famous and celebrated select their special Olympic moments. Producer Vivien Kent Editor Brian Barwick
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