6.15 Financial papers; 6.25 Sport; 6.29,
Withjustin Webb and Sally Magnusson News every 15 minutes. 7.12,7.40,
8.12,8.40 Business: 7.20,7.50,8.20,
8.50 Sport; 7.25, 7.55, 8.25, 8.55 Weather, regional news, travel.
, Josie D'Arby and Ratz.
Presented by Dave Benson Phillips.
The first part of a feature on pop duo the Pet Shop Boys. (The second part is on Sunday 4 September on BBC2)
Steele Flying High. Remington gets involved in a case involving a bald eagle charity.
Visiting Hexham in Northumberland.
(Details at 5.35pm Stereo
Return of the quiz that tests word power and vocabulary.
With Rob Curling. WINNING WORD COMPETITION: ring 0[number removed]
(39p per minute cheap rate and 49p atall other times).
Powell and Pressburger Second World War drama starring Dirk Bogarde
Crete, 1944: two British officers lead a plan to kidnap a high-ranking German officer. With Marius Goring , Cyril Cusack.
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Behind the scenes at the RSPCA's busiest hospital.
With Toby Anstis and Ratz. Stereo
The team visit Tokyo and find the world's smallest hotel room and a talking bus stop. Rpt
Lauren's religious devotion puts her in a compromising position. Rick is out of action, and Ally has to take on the Coffee Shop. Philip believes Gaby is betraying him.
With Martyn Lewis and Moira Stuart. Subtitled
Weather John Kettley
Comprehensive regional news: live reports and interviews on issues affecting people in the south east presented by Tim Ewart , with sports news from Rob Curling.
EditorGuyPelham REGIONAL PROGRAMME
When infra-red cameras were set up in a nest of long-eared owls so that an amateur sound recordist could hear the calls between parents, they revealed behaviour that had never been filmed before. Ornithologist
Bryan Little was amazed by the pictures he saw. "They're magic," he said.
Also included in this, the last programme of the wildlife series, is a report on a hornet rescue service, which includes some stunning close-up shots of the fearsome insects, and film of some very special squirrels in Letchworth. Isolated from the more common grey variety, a colony of black squirrels has developed in the grounds of the hospital.
And finally there are clips from the best films sent in by viewers to the Nature
Detectives/Radio Times competition including footage of the secretive roe deer and foxes hunting in the Scottish highlands, and, of course the winning tape itself. Series producer Paul Appleby
Peter Stingo 's Garden ofEden
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Grant thinks it's his lucky day, David blows the whistle on Ricky and Bianca, and Natalie is in for a shock when she makes some new friends.
(For cast see Thursday)
Another visit behind the scenes with vets and pets at an RSPCA hospital.
The series which looks at crime from the viewpoint of victims and their families.
Tonight's real-life stories include that of a father, and former magistrate, who fights for changes to the law which allowed the courts to continually free the violent man who eventually killed his daughter; and the mixed race family living in daily fear of attacks from racists.
Presented by Nick Ross. Series producer Donna Taberer
With Peter Sissons.
Weather John Kettley
Willy Russell 's hit comedy starring
Liverpool housewife Shirley Valentine-Bradshaw leads a domestic existence of routine dullness. Her monosyllabic husband's only concern is to find his supper on the table at
5.30 - things are so bad, she confides in the kitchen wall.
What she needs is a holiday; a place with sun, sand and sea, a place where she can fall in love -with life.
Director Lewis Gilbert (1989)
Gerry Anderson's futuristic series, made between 1973-6, was set on Moonbase Alpha and was one of ATV's greatest hits, starring Martin Landau, Barbara Bain.
War Games: Moonbase Alpha finds itself at war with an unnamed planet. The outcome is disastrous. Everything is wrecked. But can there be a future for the survivors on the aggressor planet?
(The season continues with The Persuaders tomorrow 10.20pm)
Dr Helena Russell:
A satire of contemporary
America, starring Dick Van Dyke Bob Newhart
In a bid for free publicity, a tobacco magnate offers$25 million to any town that can give up smoking for 30 days. However he underestimates the willpower of the citizens of Eagle Rock, where the clergyman rallies the community to pursue the prize.
Director Norman Lear (1971)
Rev Clayton Brooks:
Hiram C Grayson:
Police Chief Rabbit Watson:
Executive Business Channel: scrambled