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 Jennie Bond.
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.
A series in which Bob Langley, Victoria Studd and Mo Dutta look at what makes the UK special. Today; Hexham in Northumberland. Rpt Stereo .......
Alastair Little cooks chicken wrapped in Parma ham.
Another chance to see the discussion series involving children, with Robert Kilroy-Silk . Today: eating disorders.
A new series touring Britain'sfinest historical sites. Presenter Ronald Pickup visits Rievaulx Abbey in Yorkshire and Belsay Hall in Northumberland....
Chef Ian Parmenter prepares healthy dishes. Rpt ...................................
Regional News; Weather .............
Live coverage from Headingley of the final day's play between England and the West Indies. Introduced by Tony Lewis. Further coverage at 1.50pm. Stereo.......
Including at 12.00 News Regional News; Weather
12.55 Regional News; Weather..
Coverage continues at 2.40pm on BBC2.
Omnibus edition. The family try to bring James and Margaret back together. The story continues tomorrow at 8.30pm.
Cornelius causes Babarto become shipwrecked. Rpt ..........
Animated adventures. Rpt Stereo Subtitled .
Film and video quiz.
Hosted by John Barrowman. Repeated next Sunday on BBC2
COMPETITION LINE: [number removed] (calls cost a maximum of25p). For a copy of the rules, send an sae to [address removed]
With Julie Etchingham and Chris Rogers.
With Diane-Louise Jordan, Tim Vincent and Stuart Miles.
Danni gives herself an early birthday present. Brett and Lata risk getting caught in the act. Ren has a tryingday nannyingfor Cheryl.
Shown at 1.30pm. For cast see Wednesday
With Martyn Lewis and Moira Stuart. Subtitled
Weather Penny Tranter ..................
Comprehensive regional news, live reports and interviews on issues affecting people in the south east, presented by Tim Ewart. Plus reports on local sporting events.
Editor Guy Pelham ................................... REGIONAL PROGRAMME
The quiz which tests knowledge about the world of entertainment. Tonight, actress Cathy Shipton and Big
Breakfast presenter Richard Orford face Uve and Kicking's Emma Forbes and comedian Gareth Hale. Hosted by Mike Smith.
Director John Rooney : Producer Graham BOwens
A series delivering stories on the health issues that affect consumers in the 1990s, from medical scandals to the latest advances.
Today'ssubjects include the worldwide resurgence of tuberculosis and the innovative steps that have been taken in the United States to control the spread of the disease. Plus, reports on whetherthigh and cellulite creams live up to their promises and whether teachers should be expected to administer life-saving medicines. With Judith Hann , Alice Beerand Chris Choi. Call the hotline on [number removed] and tell your story to a researcher; or write to PO Box 5555, London W 12 6WD.
Producer Owen Gay; Executive producer
Alice Beerand Chris
Debbie confesses that Dougan has made unwanted advances and Nigel takes a stand on women's rights. David joins Cindy and Ian for a cosy night in, and Grant finds that the course of true love does not always run smoothly.
For cast see Thursday (Stereo) (Subtitled)
A new comedy series starring Penelope Keith William Gaunt
Maggie mistakenly thinks that school days are goingto be the happiest of her life as the newterm starts for herthree orphaned grandchildren.
Written by Jan Etherington and Gavin Pethe Director/Producer Gareth Gwenlan
With Peter Sissons.
Weather Penny Tranter ................
The Plane Truth
How safe are Britain's aeroplanes? Why are parts from war wrecks, cars and even bed springs ending up in planes used by airlines all overthe world? Panorama investigates the alarming trade in bogus aircraft parts. Jane Corbin reports.
Producers Richard Betfield and Dan Chambers
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.
In a conversation to coincide with the publication of the second volume of her autobiography,
Margaret Thatcher talks to
David Frost about her life inside and outside politics, the current political landscape and Europe. See today's choices. Producer Trevor Poots ; Executive producer
In the last programme in the present series, Barry Norman 's reviews include Bad Boys, about undercover cops; and Jefferson in Paris, which stars Nick Nolte and Greta Scacchi and is set in Paris before the revolution. Plus preview of the summer's films including Batman Forever, starring Val Kilmer , Jim Carrey and Nicole Kidman ;
Judge Dredd , with Sylvester Stallone; Die Hard with a Vengeance, featuring Bruce Willis and Samuel Jackson ; and First Knight, whose stars are Richard Gere and Sean Connery.
Director Mandy Cooper : Series producer
Bruce Thompson + See Barry Norman : page 60
Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio
Cartoonist C C Drood finds his life shattered when he is framed for the murder of an unidentified woman.
Director Wayne Wang (1987)
FILM REVIEWS pages 63-70
Cartoonist C C