With Paul Burden and Sara Coburn.
Timetable on Monday ...............................
With Justin Webb and Juliet Morris.
Timetable on Monday
With Juliet Morris.
For details see Monday
Today, Vivienne Parry meets a patient needing physiotherapy afteran operation, and Tim Woolgartalks to a retired nurse about her diabetes. Plus advice for backache sufferers and an update on last week's smokerwho decided to kick the habit.
Biographical drama, starring
Growing up as a working class tomboy in the fifties, swimmer
Dawn Fraser emerges as the freestyle champion in the 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games. Continuingto win Olympic titles and break records, she earns notoriety as the "kid from the wrongside of the tracks", but one thing eludes her - love.
Director Ken Hannam (1979).... ♦ See Films: pages 51-60 ***
Including at 11.00 News Regional News and Weather
Jill Dando explores the city of Washington DC in America.
Food quiz with Loyd Grossman.
General knowledge quiz. Stereo ..
Adventure starring Dirk Bogarde, George Chakirls, Susan Strasberg
Cyprus, 1957: at the height of the campaign against the British Army, an intelligence officer becomes involved with an American girl of Cypriot origin.
Director Ralph Thomas (1965).... * See Films: pages 51-60 ***
Sue Barker introduces further coverage of the day's playfrom Queen's Club, where world number one Pete Sampras returns to the tournament to defend his title and to prepare for this year's Wimbledon
Colin sends Karl to sleep. Stonie decides he can't keep his mystery girlfriend a secret any longer. Is this the end of Jo and Mark's relationship?
Shown at 1.40pm Stereo
With Anna Ford and Andrew Harvey. Subtitled
Weather Suzanne Charlton
Ronnie Corbett hosts the game show in which contestants have to unravel the minds of nine children, who offertheir own unique definitions of words.
Producer Danny Greenstone; Executive producer Alan Boyd Stereo
This week's four contestants are all parish priests who take turns in the black chair, answeringquestions put to them by quizmaster Magnus Magnusson. Tonight's special subjects are theologian Charles Williams , musician Benny Goodman , Lady Julian of Norwich and British trees.
Director/Producer David Mitchell
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A collection of memorable comedy moments from the BBC archives, presented by actress Barbara Windsor. The Funny World of Travel. Illustrating tonight's theme in the last show of the series are clips from classic comedies Dad's Army, Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em and Dick Emery.
Producer David Housham
First in a series of six quiz games in which, each week, team captains
Daley Thompson and Steve Cram are joined by two fellow Olympic medal winners and answer sporting questions put to them by Steve Rider. Today's guests are swimmer Sharron Davies and oarsman GregSearle.
As from next week, The Olympic Game will be shown on Fridays.
Producer Mike Ward ; Editor Rick Waumsley
COMPETITION LINE: 089 1 44 77 77. Calls cost 39p cheap rate: 49p at all othertimes.
With Michael Buerk. Subtitled Regional News
Weather Suzanne Charlton
Third in the six-part comedy series, about the adventures of a cockney wide boy stranded in Glasgow's gangland, starring Karl Howman , Freddie Boardley FlyontheWall. Wayne is headingfor trouble when he decides to make a career change.
Episode wtitten by Ian Pattison
Producers Colin Gilbert and Tom Kinninmont
Director John Stroud
Chief Inspector Barratt:
£830, 000, 000 - Nick Leeson and the Fall of the House of Barings
This special edition of Inside
Story offers a behind-the-scenes account of howfutures trader
Nick Leeson lost an estimated £million, causing the collapse of Britain's oldest bank.
Tonight's documentary talks to
Leeson's bosses, his wife, and features an interview with the man himself, from his prison cell in Germany, where he offers his own version of events.
See today's choices.
Producer Adam Curtis ; Executive producer
Concluding the two-part Canadian mini-series, based on a true story, starring Kate Nelligan , Kenneth Welsh Recovering from the attempt on her life and the ordeal of long custody battles, JoAnn finally finds happiness with her new husband. But when Colin Thatcher 's professional life is threatened by scandal, a most public marital conflict takes a new and violent turn.
For cast see yesterday