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: Match of the Day

Shown yesterday 10.50pm Stereo Subtitled.

: Breakfast with Frost

David Frost interviews the newsmakers.
Including at 8.30 News; plus weather. Series editor Barney Jones ; Executive editor
Andrew Thompson

Contributors

Editor: Barney Jones
Editor: Andrew Thompson

: Immortal, Invisible

It's 's God to Talk. Psychologist
Dr Aric Sigman asks whether God is someone youcantalkto. Stereo ................

Contributors

Unknown: Dr Aric Sigman

: First Light

Steve Chalke meets William Roache (Ken Barlow from Coronation Street), who talks about his idea of God. Stereo .......

Contributors

Unknown: Steve Chalke
Unknown: William Roache

: See Hear

The magazine programme for deaf people. With signing and subtitles.
Repeated Tuesday 12 noon BBC2
WEB SITE: www.bbc.co.uk/see_hear

: Snowy River: the McGregor Saga

The Prodigal Father (part 2). Concluding a two-part story. The unexpected arrival of Seamus O'Neil is still causing problems. Repeat Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Seamus O'Neil

: Countryfile

Rural issues with John Craven. Plus the week's weather at 11.55am. stereo...

Contributors

Unknown: John Craven.

: On the Record

John Humphrys interviews senior politicians. Including at 12.00 News
Editor David Jordan

Contributors

Unknown: John Humphrys
Editor: David Jordan

: EastEnders

The second of this week's omnibus editions is at 4.05pm.

: Children in Need

Terry Wogan and Gaby Roslin open the telephone hotline [number removed] (open
24 hours till 12 midnight on 16 November) for donations to this year's appeal which ison BBClon Friday from 7pm.
FUNDRAISING PACKS: write to [address removed]. For Pudsey items ring(0181) [number removed]. CEEFAX: page 576. WEB SITE: www.bbc.co.uk/cin/ E-MAIL: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Terry Wogan
Unknown: Gaby Roslin

: Married for 50 Years

As the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh celebrate their golden wedding anniversary, eight couples who have been married for 50 years share the secrets of their relationships. Stereo * My husband and I: page 23

: Cartoons

: The Clothes Show

A report on the inmates of Blundeston prison in Norfolk, who are turning their hands to tailoring, Stereo

: EastEnders

The second of this week's omnibus edition.

: The Phoenix and the Carpet

First in a new six-part children's drama series, based on the book by E Nesbit.
In Edwardian London four children find a strange egg wrapped up in a carpet. After being dropped in the fire, the egg hatches.
Adapted by Helen Cresswell Stereo Subtitled . # The magic carpet: Family, page 48

Contributors

Adapted By: Helen Cresswell
Robert: Ivan Berry
Jane: Charlotte Chinn
Anthea: Jessica Fox
Cyril: Ben Simpson
Cook: Miriam Margolyes
Voice of the Phoenix: David Suchet
Eliza: Lesley Dunlop
MrTonks: Christopher Biggins
Father: Ian Keith
Mother: Mary Waterhouse
ThePsammead: Francis Wright

: News

With Moira Stuart. Weather
John Kettley

Contributors

Unknown: Moira Stuart.
Unknown: John Kettley

: Regional News

: Songs of Praise

Harry Secombe hosts a festival of Welsh music from Llandaff
Cathedral, featuring top choirs and soloists. Hymns include
0 the Deep Deep Love of Jesus, Guide Me 0 Thou Great Jehovah, Love Divine, All Loves Excelling. Producer Roy Francis ; Editor
Helen Alexander

Contributors

Unknown: Harry Secombe
Producer: Roy Francis
Editor: Helen Alexander

: Get Well Soon

Comedy set in an English TB sanatorium in 1947. \ Tucker's Gambit. Roy and Brian, are forced to share a cubicle with the irritating Norman Tucker.
Director Christine Gemon ; Producer
PhilipKampff Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Norman Tucker.
Director: Christine Gemon
Brian Clapton: Eddie Marsan
Roy Osborne: Matthew Cottle
Inspector Trussler: Kenneth Cranham
Jeffry: William Osborne
Sister Shelley: Kate O Toole
Norman Tucker: Hugh Bonneville
Sqdn Ldr Fielding: Robert Bathurst
Padre: Michael Troughton
Crawford: Philip McGrade
Newspaperman: Alan Bodenham
Patient postman: John Albasiny
Nurse: Sarah Moyle

: Antiques Roadshow

This week the team visits
Woking in Surrey, where the discoveries include a large oil painting bought at an auction, an unusual pair of paintings made out of coloured sand and a valuable ebony cabinet. Presented by Hugh Scully.
Producer Michele Burgess ; Executive producer Christopher Lewis
♦ Tim Wonnacott 's Kind of Day: page

Contributors

Presented By: Hugh Scully.
Producer: Michele Burgess
Producer: Christopher Lewis
Unknown: Tim Wonnacott

: Jobs for the Boys

The first in a new
three-part series in which comedians Gareth
Hale and Norman Pace learn what it takes to succeed in a variety of challenging worlds. Gareth and Norman Playa
Chukka. The duo attempt to become competitive polo players. See today's choices. Director/Producer Nick Handel
♦ Under new management: p 29

Contributors

Unknown: Norman Pace
Unknown: Norman Playa
Producer: Nick Handel

: News

With Peter Sissons.
Weather John Kettley

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Sissons.
Unknown: John Kettley

: Tom Jones

Second in a five-part adaptation of Henry
Fielding's comic romance.
Tom embarks on ajoumey, while Sophia attempts to escape the threat of marriage. See today's choices.
Adapted by Simon Burke : Producer
Suzan Harrison ; Director Metin Huseyin -Repeated on Wednesday at 10.45pm
♦ The day rain stopped play: p 32

Contributors

Adapted By: Simon Burke
Producer: Suzan Harrison
Director: Metin Huseyin
Tom Jones: Max Beesley
Sophia: Samantha Morton
Squire Western: Brian Blessed
Squire Allworthy: Benjamin Whitrow
Henry Fielding: John Sessions
Aunt Western: Frances De La Tour
Blifll: James Darcy
Mrs Whitfield J: Une Whitfield
Honour: Kathy Burke
Partridge: Ron Cook
Jenny Jones: Camille Cod Uri
Mr Square: Christopher Fulford
RevThwackum: Richard Ridings
George Seagrim: Brian Hibbard
Parson Supple: Brian Pettifer
Quaker: Tim Barlow
Adderley: Paul Barber
Lieutenant: Andrew Rattenbury
Northerton: Julian Firth
Susan: Amy Marston
Mrs Harris: Ruth Sheen
MrHarris: Tim Stern
Mrs Fitzpatrick: Michelle Fairley
Abigail: Doreene Blackstock
MrFitzpatrick: Richard O'Callaghan

: The Lily Savage Show

The first in a new six-part entertainment series starring Paul O'Grady as peroxide peril Lily Savage.
See today's choices.
Director Alasdair MacMillan ; Producer Mark Linsey
Stereo Subtitled ...
The Andrew Duncan interview with Paul O'Grady : page 14

Contributors

Lily Savage: Paul O'Grady
Director: Alasdair MacMillan
Producer: Mark Linsey

: Everyman Divine Comedy

The poetry of standup comedian John Hegley explores the uneasy relationship between religion and comedy, as contributors such as David Baddiel , Paul Whitehouse and Jonathan Miller ask whether religion is a suitable topic for humour, or no laughing matter. Producer Mark Jones ; Series editor
Richard Denton

Contributors

Unknown: John Hegley
Unknown: David Baddiel
Unknown: Paul Whitehouse
Unknown: Jonathan Miller
Producer: Mark Jones
Editor: Richard Denton

: Memphis

Drama starring
Cybill Shepherd
Memphis 1957: a motleytrio of white drifters kidnaps the son of a local black businessman.
Director Yves Simoneau (1992,15)
+ See Rims: pages 64-74 **

Contributors

Director: Yves Simoneau
ReenyPurdew: Cybill Shepherd
Rufus Hutton: John Laughlin
Podjo Harris: Je Freeman
Eben Kinship: Richard Brooks
Tio Wiggins: Moses Gunn
Martha Kinship: Vanessa Bell Calloway
Teddy Kinship: Martin C Gardner
Sister Baby: Tothany Reynolds

: The Sky at Night

Star Qualities. Patrick Moore explains why the stars differ from each other in colour.
Producer Pieter Morpurgo
Repeated next Saturday on BBC2
Followed by Weather

Contributors

Unknown: Patrick Moore
Producer: Pieter Morpurgo

: BBC News 24

BBCl joins the continuous-news station with bulletins on the hour.








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