With Paul Burden and Sara Coburn.
6.00,6.15,6.30,6.45 News; 6.27, 6.58 Regional news; 6.15 Financial papers;
6.25 Sport; 6.55 Weather................
With Justin Webb and Sally Magnusson.
News every 15minutes. 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.
Mo Dutta introduces debate, magazine, chat and entertainment, plus the viewers' Quizcall competition, including at 12.50 the announcement of the winner.
COMPETITION LINE: [number removed] (39p per min cheap rate and 49p other times). For a copy of the rules, send an sae to [address removed]
Topical discussion programme with Robert Kilroy-Silk. (Stereo)
10.00 News and Weather
subtitled (news) Regional News; Weather
10.05 Good Morning....with Anne and Nick
Featuring Dr Mark Porter's medical phone-in, consumer news with Will Hanrahan, a live link to one of the coffee clubs, Hollywood gossip, and country crafts. Including at 11.00 News and Weather; Regional News; Weather. (Stereo)
Dr Mark Porter: page 46
12.00 News and Weather Subtitled (news); Regional News; Weather H
12.05pm Pebble Mill
Alan Titchmarsh celebrates EastEnders' tenth birthday, with cast members and co-creator Julia Smith. See today's choices.
Meet the great dames of Albert Square: see page 24
subtitled Weather .............................
Quiz with Bill Dod.
Business with Pleasure. Paige outwits Gregto help her boyfriend's company.
Jacques Pepin 's recipes today include guava paste on toast..........................
With Toby Anstis.
3.45 Live action and puppet fun. With Andy Cunningham and Jane Bassett.
Written by Andy Cunningham Stereo........
First of a three-part daily story by Kaye Umansky, told by Rik Mayall.
Animation. Stereo Subtitled .........
Futuristic live action series. Rpt
With Julie Etchingham and Chris Rogers.
A visit to Hampton Court for a behind the scenes look at Wednesday's new children's serial The Biz! (Stereo)
Friends rally round Rick, but will he listen? Hannah acts rashly.
Shown at 1.30pm. For cast see Wednesday
With Martyn Lewis and Moira Stuart. Subtitled
Weather Rob McElwee
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.
Editor Guy Pelham ................................... REGIONAL PROGRAMME
Noel Edmonds introduces another tournament featuring champions from the past ten years. In the first semi-final the Rossiterfamily from Hull take on the Payne family from Enfield, Middlesex.
DirectorGrahamWetherell; Producer Richard L Lewis COMPETITION LINE: ring 089 1-11 4422 (39p per minute cheap rate, 49p per minute at othertimes).
Hard-hitting reports on poor services and shoddy products, presented by Anne Robinson with Alice Beer. Call the hotline on [number removed]and tell your story to a researcher; or write to PO Box 5555, London W 12 6WD.
EditorSarahCaplin Stereo Subtitled ........
Ricky is torn between two lovers, Debbie plays cupid for
Sanjay, and Nigel finds a cast iron way of making money out of love.
See today's choices.
For cast see Thursday Stereo Subtitled....
Meet the great dames of Albert
Square: see page 24
Twitchers. In the last of the current series, Briggsand Louis are dispatched to the Isle of Wight on a top secret mission - to provide round-the-clock protection for a clutch of rare and very valuable red kite eggs. Featuring real-life bird-watcher Bill Oddie.
Written by Steve Knight and Mike Whitehill Director Steve Knight ; Producer Ed Bye
With Peter Sissons. Subtitled Regional News
Weather Rob McElwee .................
Average life expectancy in England is 73fora man and 79 fora woman - but not if you are poor. Panorama looks at new evidence that death rates among Britain's poor are risingforthe first time in decades. The rich are now living longer and the poor dying younger, and in some cases that gap has widened by as much as 45 percent duringthe 80s. Sarah Barclay reports.
Producer Clive Edwards ; Editor Steve Hewlett
NOTE: because Panorama is a topical programme and likely to react to events in the news, the above programme is liable to change.
On the 50th anniversary of the bombing of Dresden another chance to see Don Shaw's 1989 acclaimed drama. Starring John Thaw, Robert Hardy, Frederick Treves.
Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur" "Bomber" Harris was head of Bomber Command in the Second World War. His single-minded determination to win the war by area bombing made him a controversial figure while being revered by the men and women under his command.
(Next Saturday Radio 4 presents a drama-documentary based on Len Deighton's novel Bomber.)
Sir Arthur Harris:
Sir Charles Portal:
Air Marshal Sir Robert Saundby:
Wing Cmdr Harry Weldon:
Flight Lieutenant John Maze:
Wing Cmdr (RDF):
Flight Officer Peggy Wherry:
Group Captain Davidson:
Political warfare officer:
The Rev John Collins:
Lt General Ira Eaker, USAAF:
Sir Stafford Cripps:
Principal medical officer:
General Carl Spaatz, USAAF:
Tonight, Ralph Fiennes discusses his meteoric rise to prominence and his latest film, Quiz Show, which is strongly tipped forOscar nominations. Films reviewed include The Shawshank
Redemption, a prison drama with Tim Robbins and Morgan Freeman , and ShekharKapur's controversial Bandit Queen, the true story of Phoolan Devi , India's most famous woman outlaw.
Director Mandy Cooper ; Series producer
Horror, being shown as part of the late-night Movie Zone season, starring Stephen Dorff
There is a portal between this world and another, one where demons dwell. Unfortunately, the only people who know this are 12-year-old Glen and a handful of youngsters.
Director Tibor Takacs (1987) Stereo ... The Comedy of Terrors is on Friday at 12.05am # FILM REVIEWS pages 55-60