A Painful Extraction. DJ 's father arrives on a visit from Greece - and wants him to go back home. Repeat Stereo Subtitled.
Labour leader Tony Blair is David Frost 's guest today. Including at 8.30 News; plus the weather.
Series editor Barney Jones ; Executive editor
Andrew Thompson ......................................
Tony Robinson is joined by Terry Waite as he looks at the words of wisdom in the Old Testament. With readings by Clive Mantle and Saskia Wickham.
Tim Dean , who twice survived cancer, talks to Brian Sibley about faith, hope and healing.
Today, the birth of a new sign language in Nicaragua. With signing and subtitles.
Repeated Tuesday 12 noon BBC2 Stereo.......
Drama introducing German. With English
Subtitles on p 888. Stereo Subtitled . Complementary radio series at 8pm on Radio 4 LW
This week, combating stress at work and learning to be more pleasant. With Cheryl Baker , Gordon Kennedy and Toby Anstis. Producer Carmel Perry ; Editor Fiona Thompson
GUIDELINE: ring [number removed]. Lines open 11am to 2pm
Rural issues, with John Craven. Plus the week'sweatheratl2.25pm. stereo.
A compilation of highlights from Hot Shots, the 1995 series showing top wildlife cameramen at work....
Omnibus edition. Stereo Subtitled ...
Camouflage clothing, how to combat clothes-eating carpet beetles, and how some of last summer's graduate fashion students have prospered. With
Caryn Franklin , Tim Vincent , Brenda Emmanus and Jeff Banks.
The Oscar-winning musical based on Charles Dickens 's
Oliver Twist , starring Ron Moody
Oliver Reed , Mark Lester
Escaping a life of workhouse servitude,
Oliver tries to seek his fortune in London, but instead of gold-paved streets he finds Fagin and his crime school for boys.
Director Carol Reed (1968. U) # See Films: pages 56-61
With Chris Lowe.
Weather John Kettley
From Holmfirth, West Yorkshire. Harry Secombe looks at growing old with the helpof Last ofthe Summer Wine stars Bill Owen , Kathy Staff and Thora Hird. Former Test cricket umpire Dickie Bird talks of his retirement, and there's an interview with Michael Bentine , filmed shortly before hisdeath last year.
Hymns include What a Friend We Have in Jesus and 0 Jesus, I Have Promised.
Producer R Medwyn Hughes; Editor Helen Alexander
Ordeal byTrousers. Compo recalls an old schoolboy custom that will reveal the truth or falsity of Foggy's war stories. Compo BILL OWEN. Clegg PETER SALUS. Foggy
BRIAN WILDE. Ivy JANE FREEMAN. EdieTHORAHIRD,
Nora Batty KATHY STAFF, Marina JEAN FERGUSSON ,
Howard ROBERT FYFE. Pearl JULIETTE CAP LAN
Written by Roy Clarke ; Di rector/Producer Alan JW Bell Repeat Stereo
From Bebington in the Wirral, where exhibits include ajumpingtiger, a lady in pink pyjamas, an etching purchased only 24 hours before the show, a classical marble statue walled up for 15 years, and a carp, a pig and an elephant, all made by the Russian imperial jeweller Faberge. With Hugh Scully. Producer Michele Burgess ; Executive producer
ChristopherLewis Stereo Subtitled ....... + See Antiques: page 47
After Enda is spotted panning for gold in the river, Liam and Donal set off on a tourist scam.
See today's choices.
Father Peter Clifford:
Tonight's sketches include Eric in the guise of a wily country fisherman, and Ernie announces he is leaving for Hollywood. Producer John Ammonds Repeat
Six-part adventure set in the 12th century, based on the novel by Sir Walter Scott, starring Steven Waddington, Ciaran Hinds, Victoria Smurfit
Accused of treachery, Ivanhoe returns from Palestine to redeem his name, reclaim his inheritance and win the hand of Rowena.
See today's choices.
Written by Deborah Cook
Producer Jeremy Gwilt
Director Stuart Orme
Brian de Bois-Guilbert:
Man at Rotherwood:
Nathan Ben Israel:
With Michael Buerk.
Weather John Kettley subtitled.....
Continuing the 26-part history ofthe 20th century.
1949: Great Leap. Forover20 tumultuous years, a fifth of the world's population lived through the largest mass mobilisation ever attempted as Chinese leader Mao Tse-tung called for a "great leap forward. "In tonight's programme, Chinese people remember the 1949 Communist revolution.
Repeated tomorrow at 7pm on BBC2
Producer Jennifer Clayton ; Executive producer
PeterPagnamenta Stereo Subtitled ..... ♦Tale ofthe Century: page 11
Second in a six-part series that looks over the scientific horizon to confront the moral questions of the 21st century.
The Sex Files. Tonight Michael Buerk and the regular panel discuss the future of sex and what will happen when we don't need sex for reproduction at all. Executive producer John Drury; Series editor Anne Reevell Stereo Subtitled
Wartime drama starring
Jeff Chandler , Ty Hardin
Burma, 1942. A crack US army unit captures a strategic village deep behind enemy lines. But another punishing mission then awaits them. Brigadier General Frank Merrill JEFF CHANDLER.
Lieutenant Lee Stockton TY HARDIN , Bullseye PETER
BROWN, Major (Doc) Nemeny ANDREW DUGGAN
Director Samuel Fuller(1962.U) + See Films: pages 56-61 ****
General Frank Merrill