With Paul Burden and Sara Coburn.
At 6.00, 6.15, 6.30, 6.45 News; 6.25
Sport: 6.27,6.58 Regional news; 6.15
Financial papers; 6.55 Weather
With Justin Webb at the Labour conference in Blackpool and Sally Magnusson in the studio. At 7.00,8.00 main news, with summaries every 15 minutes; 7.12,7.40,
8.12,8.40 Business; 7.25,7.55,8.25,8.55 Weather, Regional news, Travel; 7.32,8.32 Sport.
With Sally Magnusson. Including viewers' comments. Subtitled..... TELEPHONE: (0181) [number removed]. fax (0181)or write to PO Box 9988. London W126BN.
The series in which volunteers are given a makeover. Stereo ....
Topical debate, with Robert Kilroy-Silk .
Cookery challenge. Stereo ....
Regional News and Weather
The Case of the Maligned Mobster. Mason defends an ex-mobster charged on damning evidence with murdering his wife. Starring Raymond Burr. Repeat Subtitled ...
Includingat 12.00News Regional News and Weather
Grenada. Restaurateur Robert Carrier makes fish and pork dishes. Repeat
Details at 5.35pm Stereo Subtitled ....
Word game with chairman Bob Holness and captains Alan Coren and Sandi Toksvig. Stereo.....
Chefs Paul Rankin , Sue Lawrence and Gilli Daviescookwithcheese.
Animated fun. Stereo ....
Puppetry. Mr Smart tries to to make money. Stereo ....
Animated adventures. Stereo Subtitled ....
Today's record attempts feature a rocket-powered bicycle, the world's largest marching band, mass kite flying and combined scuba and skydiving. With Kriss Akabusi , Cheryl Baker and Ron Reagan Jr.
Katy Hill visits Judy Blume in New York, author of the books on which the Fudge series was based, and in the studio there's a performance of Roald Dahl 's The Witches. Repeated tomorrow at 7.55am on BBC2
Sam has to bare all for his art.
Shown at 1.40pm For cast see Wednesday
With Martyn Lewis and Moira Stuart.
Weather John Kettley
Sally Taylor and Harry Gration with news forthe south of England, plus Southern Ways from Denmead, Hampshire.
Editor Andy Griffee
Regional news updates on the issues affecting the South East. Presented by Gwenan Edwards with sports reports from Jonathan Wills.
Editor Guy Pelham. .... REGIONAL PROGRAMMES
Noel Edmonds presents the light-hearted quiz in which two teams test theirtelevision knowledge.
Tonight's teams are called "Fabio" and "Magic Beans", and their specialist subjects in the On the Box round are Goodnight Sweetheart and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine.
Director/Producer Richard L Lewis
The third semi-final of this year's
Mastermind series comes from the Opera House theatre, Jersey. In the spotlight are Isabelle Heward, Stephen Pearson , Gwen Kingsley and Margaret Thomas. Theirspecialised subjects are dancer and Hollywood star Gene Kelly , the life and music of composer William Walton , sculptor Donatello, and Albert the Prince Consort.
Magnus Magnusson asks the questions. Director/Producer David Mitchell
Cindy keeps a dangerous appointment.
For cast see Thursday (Stereo)
Why Cindy is leaving the Square: p24
Continuing the documentary series following the work of the undercover car crime unit of Manchester Police's X Department.
In tonight's film, officers are hunting ram raiders. See today's choices.
Producer James Hayes
With Peter Sissons. Subtitled Regional News
Weather John Kettley
Have They Got News for You
The spin doctors politicians rely upon to influence the news have been called
"the men in the dark" . Do they pressure and cajole journalists and help politicians float stories that can later be denied, or simply protect their parties from a media obsessed with splits and personalities? In the run-up to the general election, reporter Steve Bradshaw reveals the spin doctors' tricks of the trade and asks whether British voters get the political debate they deserve.
Producer Mike Robinson ; Editor Steve Hewlett
NOTE: as Panorama is topical and likely to react to events in the news, its subject matter may change
Powerful US hospital drama starring Mandy Patinkin, Adam Arkin, Hector Elizondo
Alternative methods and medicines are suggested when Kronk advocates an amputation.
Dr Jeffrey Geiger:
Dr Aaron Shutt:
Dr Philip Watters:
Dr Kate Austin:
Dr Billy Kronk:
Dr Diane Grad:
Dr Dennis Hancock:
Dr Daniel Nyland:
As the New York Film Festival opens with Mike Leigh 's Secrets and Lies, Barry Norman is in the Big Apple to cast his eye over changes in the cinema-going habits of New Yorkers and talk to leading lights in the New York film community. Director John Marley ; Producer Bruce Thompson Repeated next Saturday on BBC2
♦See Barry Norman : page 58
Drama, recountingaturning point in human history, starring
DwightSchultz Bonnie Bedelia
In 1942, America secretly sets out to build the world's first atomic bomb.
General Leslie R Groves is ordered to assemble the scientific team and selects brilliant physicist J
Robert Oppenheimerto oversee the project. For each person involved, the mission becomes their obsession. Director Roland Joffe (1989, PG)
* See Films: pages 58-64
General Leslie R Groves:
Peer de Silva:
William Deke Parsons: