With Paul Burden. At 6.02, 6.32 News;
6.12 Business news briefing; 6.27,6.57
Regional news; 6.35 Business news; 6.55 Weather. Stereo .............................
With Justin Webb and Sara Coburn.
At 7.00,8.00,9.00 Main news, with summaries half hourly; 7.25, 7.55, 8.25,
8.55 Weather, Regional news, Travel;
7.32,8.32 Sport; 7.40 Business.
Cookery challenge, with Ainsley Harriott.
Makeover series. Stereo ............
Topical debate with Robert Kilroy-Silk .
The design roadshow visits Cambridge.
Regional News and Weather
The first of four days' live coverage from Brighton. Presented by Jon Sopel , with Diana Madill.
Editor Alexandra Henderson
Including at 12.00 News Regional News and Weather
Weather Subtitled ...........................
Marlene drives Karl to distraction, Darren struggles to stay on the straight and narrow, and Toadie falls foul of the law.
Repeated at 5.35pm Stereo Subtitled.
The Shadow of Death. Quincy uncovers a murdervictim's traumatic past.
First shown on ITV ............................
Lifestyle game show, with David Frost and Loyd Grossman.
Why rivers need cleaning.
Animated series based on stories from Enid Blyton's The Faraway Tree books.
See RT's Parents' Guide: pages 24-27
Based on stories by:
Gary Rhodes creates dishes inspired by Roald Dahl 's books. Today's guest is actor Dean Gaffneywho plays EastEnders' Robbie Jackson.
Animated adventures of a polar bear.
Macabre tales from
RL Stine's books. A mystery figure watches the school production of The Phantom.
Katy Hill joins some children camping on Dartmoor experiencing wildlife sights and sounds, while the rest of the team chat to a talking computer.
With Stuart Miles, Romana D'Annunzio and Richard Bacon.
Repeated tomorrow at 7.55am on BBC2
With Martyn Lewis and Moira Stuart.
Weather David Lee
Comprehensive regional news, with live reports and interviews on the issues affecting the South East. Regular presenters areGwenan Edwards,
Mike Embley and GargyPatel, plus sports reports from Rob Curling. Editor Jane Mote Subtitled ............
Michael Aspel lies in wait with the red book, readyto spring a surprise on another guest. Director John Gorman ; Producer
Continuing the current-affairs series presented by Juliet Morris. Teenage Alcoholics. Britain is facing a growing problem of teenage alcoholism - and it has nothingto do with "alcopops". In the last year, over children were taken to the Alder
Hey children's hospital in Liverpool, sufferingfrom alcohol-related illnesses. The figures have increased ten fold in a decade. Sankha Guha spends a night in casualty at
Alder Hey, and meets teenage alcoholics who blame beer and strong cider for their problem. Series producer Patrick Younge : Editor
Pauline delights in introducinga new face to the square, and Carol thinks she is seeing things. For cast see Tuesday
Comedy series about footballer and entrepreneur Gary Prince. StarringChris Barrie
Where Were They Then? Gary plans to launch a new range of cakes based on Lisel's old
German family recipes.
Written by Tony Millan and Mike Walling Director/Producer Mike Stephens
John the murderer:
With Peter Sissons. Subtitled
Weather David Lee
Continuing the bittersweet comedy about the unusual marriage of a successful thirtysomething couple. Starring Clive Mantle Sarah Lancashire
Jack has a good dose of mid-life crisis and he and Jeff head down to the lively Parachute Club.
Meanwhile, Liz and Shaz wonder if they've married the right men. See today's choices.
Written by John Godber
Director Dewi Humphreys Producer Sydney Lotterby
Another in-depth look at a major topical story from home or abroad. Editor Steve Hewlett
Michael Palin reaches Vietnam and the Philippines on his journey around the Pacific Rim. Shown yesterday at 8pm
BBC BOOK: Full Circle, price £19.99, available from bookshops
Movies under review tonight are Volcano, a disaster film set in Los Angeles, and Head above Water, a black comedy of murder and mayhem.
Nil by Mouth, which received much acclaim at the Cannes Film Festival and won Kathy Burke the Best Actress award, marks actor Gary Oldman's directorial debut and he talks to Barry Norman about the film and his career.
Plus a report on the plight of the Asian film industry and the effect of video piracy in Britain.
Director David Robertson : Producer Bruce Thompson
Repeated on Saturday, BBC2 (Stereo)
* See Barry Norman : page 46
Thriller, based on a true story, directed by and starring Klaus Maria Brandauer with Rebecca Miller, Brian Dennehy
Munich 1939: Georg Elser, a clockmaker, is appalled by the rise of Hitler and the Nazi treatment of the Jews and hatches an assassination plot.
(1989,15) Stereo Subtitled. See Films: pages 50-60 ****