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: Pingu

Penguin adventures. (Repeat)

: Noddy

Toyland adventures.
Repeat Stereo ...............................

: Teletubbies

A special Sunday edition of the pre-school series. Stereo.

: Breakfast with Frost

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


Editor: Barney Jones
Editor: Andrew Thompson

: The Good Book Guide

Tony Robinson is joined by Terry Waite as he looks at the words of wisdom in the Old
Testament. Repeat Stereo ..........


Unknown: Terry Waite

: First Light

Former MP David Mellor and other football fans discuss whether that sport is more important to people than religion. The Rev Steve Chalke talks to Nellie Thornton about her fashions for people with disabilities, and singer Mal Pope performs Reunion of the Heart and Amazing Grace in the Studio. Stereo .....................


Unknown: David Mellor
Talks: Steve Chalke
Unknown: Nellie Thornton
Singer: Mal Pope

: See Hear

Today's edition features a tour of the British Museum, talks with the hearing children of deaf parents and offers the chance to take part in the Computers Don't Bite campaign, which aims to make people more comfortable with new technology. With signing and in-vision subtitles.

: Touched by an Angel

US series about two angels sent to earth to help people at critical times.
Rock 'n' Roll Dad. Monica becomes a chauffeur in order to help a rock star to come to terms with the death of his wife.

: Countryfile

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


Unknown: John Craven.

: On the Record

John Humphrys puts senior politicians on the spot. Including at 12.00 News
Editor David Jordan


Unknown: John Humphrys
Editor: David Jordan

: EastEnders

Omnibus edition. Stereo Subtitled.

: Samson and Delilah

Cecil B DeMille 's biblical epic, starring Victor Mature
Hedy Lamarr , George Sanders
Samson, the champion of the people of Dan, is brought down by his love forthe treacherous Philistine charmer, Delilah.
(1949. U) + See Films: pages 52-57


Unknown: Cecil B Demille
Unknown: Victor Mature
Unknown: Hedy Lamarr
Unknown: George Sanders
Samson: Victor Mature
Delilah: Hedy Lamarr
Saran of Gaza: George Sanders
Semadar: Angela Lansbury
Ahtur: Henry Wilcoxon
Miriam: Olive Deering

: Grand Canyon - from Dinosaurs to Dams

Seventy million years ago it was home to dinosaurs, but today America's Grand
Canyon provides a dramatic but sometimes harsh habitat for bighorn sheep, tarantula hawks and lizards, some of which have been affected by the building of two huge dams. First shown in The Natural World. Repeat Stereo


Narrator: Tim Pigott-Smith

: Cartoon

Animated fun..............................

: Regional News

: Songs of Praise

Pam Rhodes visits Oxford, where the Choir of New College sing Mozart's Ave Verum Corpus; hymns include Praise to the Holiest in the Height, Abide with Me and This Joyful Eastertide. Producer Michael Wakelin ; Editor
Hugh Faupel


Unknown: Pam Rhodes
Producer: Michael Wakelin
Editor: Hugh Faupel

: Antiques Roadshow

From Cannock in Staffordshire, where the exhibits include an ornate match striker made by the imperial Russianjeweller, a bronze tigerfrom Japan and a curved cricket bat infested with woodworm. With Hugh Scully. Producer Michele Burgess
Executive producer Christopher Lewis


Unknown: Hugh Scully.
Producer: Michele Burgess
Producer: Christopher Lewis

: Auntie's Big Bloomers

Terry Wogan presents comic clips that the stars hoped would never be shown, including out-takes from Tom Jones , I'm
Alan Partridge , EastEnders, Men BehavingBadly and more. Producer Tom Webber
Repeat Stereo


Unknown: Terry Wogan
Unknown: Tom Jones
Unknown: Alan Partridge

: Berkeley Square: Pretty Maids All in a Row

First of a ten-part drama series following the fortunes of three nannies in turn-of-the-century London. Starring Clare Wilkie, Victoria Smurfit, Tabitha Wady

Country girl Lydia, single mother Hannah and east ender Matty seek new lives and careers with three affluent families. But will they manage to win over the parents, children and household staff?
See today's choices.
Episode written by Deborah Cook Producer Alison Davis ; Director Lesley Manning
Nanny knows best: page 26


Unknown: Clare Wilkie
Unknown: Victoria Smurfit
Unknown: Tabitha Wady
Written By: Deborah Cook
Producer: Alison Davis
Director: Lesley Manning
Matty Wickham: Clare Wilkie
Hannah Randall: Victoria Smurf1t
Lydia Weston: Tabitha Wady
Victoria St John: Hermione Norris
Arnold St John: Sean Murray
Harriet St John: Emily Canfor-Dumas
Tom St John: Laurence Owen
Mrs McClusky: Kate Williams
Cook: Maggie McCarthy
Pringle: Amy Hodge
Nanny Collins: Rosemary Leach
Lady Constance Lamson-Scribener: Briony Glassco
Lord George Lamson-Scribener: Rupert Frazer
Ned Jones: Jason O'Mara
Mrs Bronowski: Etela Pardo
Captain Mason: William Scott-Masson
Fowler: Peter Forbes
Nanny Simmons: Ruth Sheen
Elspeth Hutchinson: Phyllida Hancock
Rev Wilkes: Vincent Franklin
Mr Weston: Roger Winslet
Mrs Weston: Catherine Terris
Gibbons: Maurice Yeoman
Lord William: Peter Prentice
Butler Hackford: Sean Baker
Fete MC: Bill Rodgers
Rough music man: James Millea
Dan Smythe: Martino Lazzeri
Lenny Flynn: Steve Swinscoe
Housekeeper: Lynda Rooke
Kegan: Jason Cheater
Potter: Roland MacLeod

: As Time Goes By

The romantic comedy series.
Jean and Lionel get caught up in a countryside crisis.
Written by Bob Larbey : Director
Sydney Lotterby : Executive producers Philip Jones , John Reynolds Stereo Subtitled.


Written By: Bob Larbey
Director: Sydney Lotterby
Producers: Philip Jones
Producers: John Reynolds
Jean: Judi Dench
Lionel: Geoffrey Palmer
Judith: Moira Brooker
Alistair: Philip Bretherton
Sandy: Jenny Funnell
Mrs Bale: Janet Henfrey
Lol Ferris: Tim Wylton
Ted: Tim Barker
John: Sidney Livingstone

: A Respectable Trade

Concluding the drama, set against the background ofthe English slave trade. Starring
Warren Clarke , Anna Massey Emma Fielding , Ariyon Bakare Frances prays that her child was fathered byherhusband, and urges Mehuru to flee Bristol. See today's choices.
Adapted by Philippa Gregory from her novel Producer Ruth Baumgarten ; Director
Suri Krishnamma


Unknown: Warren Clarke
Unknown: Anna Massey
Unknown: Emma Fielding
Unknown: Ariyon Bakare
Adapted By: Philippa Gregory
Producer: Ruth Baumgarten
Director: Suri Krishnamma
Josiah Cole: Warren Clarke
Sarah Cole: Anna Massey
Frances Cole: Emma Fielding
Mehuru: Ariyon Bakare
Sir Charles Fairley: Richard Briers
Dr Hadley: Ralph Brown
Elizabeth: Jenny Jules
Caesar Peters: Hugh Quarshie
Lord Scott: Simon Williams
Lady Scott: Jenny Agutter
Cook: Doreen Andrew
Mark: Clinton Blake
Foreman: Stephen Bent
Stephen Waring: Matthew Marsh
Mr Woolwick: David Foxxe
Mr Shore: Geoffrey Greenhill
John Bates: Grahame Fox
Captain Smedley: Paul McNeilly
Wet nurse: Charlotte Robson

: News

With Peter Sissons. Weather
John Kettley


Unknown: Peter Sissons.
Unknown: John Kettley

: Match of the Day

Highlights of the two leading games from the final day of the FA Premiership season.
Commentary by John Motson, Barry Davies, Jon Champion and Tony Gubba. Introduced by Desmond Lynam with Trevor Brooking and Alan Hansen.
Producer Paul McNamara ; Editor Niall Sloane
See Alan Hansen : page 44


Introduced by: Desmond Lynam
Commentary: John Motson
Commentary: Barry Davies
Analysis: Trevor Brooking
Analysis: Alan Hansen.
Producer: Paul McNamara
Editor: Niall Sloane

: Appointment for a Killing

Thriller starring
Markie Post, Corbin Bemsen
After herhusband admits to killing man, Joyce Benderman sees a link between him and a string of unsolved murders. Director William AGraham (1993. 15)
♦ See Films: pages 52-57 ***
Followed by Weather


Unknown: Corbin Bemsen
Unknown: Joyce Benderman
Director: William Agraham

: BBC News 24

BBCljoins the news station.

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