With Paul Burden and Sara Coburn.
Timetable on Monday ..................................
With Justin Webb and Juliet Morris.
Timetable on Monday
With Juliet Morris.
Fordetails see Monday
Another makeover. stereo .............
Topical studio discussion. Stereo..
More cookery challenges. Stereo ......
More consumer concerns. Stereo .
Design roadshow. Stereo ...............
Antiques panel game. Stereo ..........
Topical weather stories. Stereo ....
Detailsat5.35pm Stereo Subtitled ....
Damage Control. A husband and wife in trouble pose problemsfor the squad.
One of Jean's secretaries is brought in to help Lionel revise his script.
JeanJUDI DENCH , Lionel GEOFFREY PALMER.
Judith MOIRA BROOKER , Alistair PHILIP BRETHERTON , Sandy JENNY FUNNELL , Gwen VIVIENNE MARTIN
Next episode tomorrow at 2.50pm
A visit to an old operating theatre, built in 1821, and was part of London's
St Thomas ' hospital............................
Today, the Roundabout
The brothers try to escape from a desert island.
Written by Joe Boyle
Repeat Stereo ....
Eighth in the 12-part comedy drama. It's the school holidays and Natalie has an invitation, Wart has newts and Serena has an Italian garden.
Natalie ELLIE BEAVEN , Serena HONEYSUCKLE WEEKS.
ArthurPETER KELLY, Mother ANNETTE EKBLOM, Father
PHILIP BIRD, Simon Kitto TIM MATTHEWS
Repeated next Sunday on BBC2
Written by Jean Buchanan
With Stuart Miles, Katy Hill and Romana D'Annunzio.
Repeated tomorrow at 7.55am on BBC2
Luke is concerned about what Danni sees in Steve, and Malcolm's admirer is out to break a few rules.
Shown at 1.40pm Forcast see Friday
With Anna Ford and Jennie Bond.
Weather Michael Fish
Noel Edmonds presents the nostalgia entertainment show that this week looks backto 1970. Bev Bevan drummed his way up the charts with the Move, Denis Quilley starred as Commander Traynor in the children's sci-fi series
Timeslip, and Barry Cryerwas making us all laugh in Jokers Wild.
Theyjoin Noel to recall the events of 27 years ago. Director David Weir ; Producer Richard L Lewis
Tonight, a special edition from Kenya. Elephants pose a huge problem for
Kenyan farmers: they feast on fields of maize and have worked out howto get round electric fences.
Shahnaz Pakravan and Craig Doyle meet the inventor of a fence that can outwitthe cleverest elephant. Also, the woman who saved the country's banana industry, and a new contraceptive vaccine for baboons that could eventually work for humans, perhaps replacing the pill. Presented by Howard Stableford and Vivienne Parry.
Producer Jonathan Renouf ; Editor Edward Briffa
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* Competitions and giveaways: p
Irish group Boyzone join Carol Smillie for the draw, and wildlife presenter Chris Packham visits Foxburrow Farm in Suffolk, a working farm and educational centre, which has recently had an award from the Heritage Lottery Fund.
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Another selection of vintage comedy with Ronnie Barker and Ronnie Corbett , including the further adventures of Charlie Farley and Piggy Malone.
Ronnie Barker stars in Porridge on Friday at 8pm
Followed by Points of View
Anne Robinson with yourcomments on BBC television programmes. Write to
Points of View, BBC TV, London W12 7TS. Or phone/fax on (0181) [number removed]. E-mail address is: firstname.lastname@example.org Producer Annie Lewis Stereo
With Michael Buerk. Subtitled
Weather Michael Fish
Followed by National Lottery Update
Second of a six-part drama series by Lucy Gannon about life inside an open prison.
Soft Touch. A new prisoner's pursuit of freedom threatens both Annie's career and his chances of staying out of closed prison. See today's choices.
Producer Nicolas Brown ; Director Danny Hiller
Introduced by Desmond Lynamwith Alan Hansen.
Football Highlights oftonight's FA Cup fifth-round replays. With Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal and Newcastle United already knocked out, there are many sides that fancy their chances in the competition this season. Commentary by John Motson , Barry Davies and Jon Champion.
Rugby Union A preview of next
Saturday's matches in the Five Nations championship, when England face
France at Twickenham and Scotland are in action against Ireland at Murrayfield. Reports by Nigel Starmer-Smith . ProducerVivien Kent; Editor Niall Sloane
* See Alan Hansen : page 33
Western, the fourth ofthe
Magnificent Seven films, starring Lee Van Cleef
When an old friend asks for Chris's help in defending a small Mexican town threatened by bandits, it looks as though history is going to repeat itself.
Director George McCowan (1972, PG)
* See Films: pages 48-52 ***