Shown yesterday at 10.45pm Subtitled 1
Live coverage from Budapest of the start of the women's marathon. The event was only introduced to the championships in 1982 and the gold medal has never gone outside Portugal. Rosa Mota dominated the event up to 1990, while Manuela Machado took gold four years ago.
Commentary by David Coleman , Stuart Storey , Paul Dickenson , Brendan Foster and Christina Boxer. Introduced by Desmond Lynam , with Linford Christie and Roger Black ..............................
Fergal Keane interviews the newsmakers and reviews the Sunday papers.
Including at 8.30 News; plusweather. Series editor Barney Jones ; Executive editor
Sir Jimmy Savile reveals to Diane-Louise Jordan why he has never married and talks candidly about his quadruple heart bypass operation
The weekly magazine programme for people who are deaf and hard of hearing presents highlights from recent series.
With signing and in-vision subtitles. WEB SITE: www.bbc.co.ukjsee_hear
The Quality of Mercy. Monica steps in to help when a teenage boy catches his father kissing one of his students.
Rural, environmental and agricultural issues, with John Craven.
Plus the week's weather at 11.55am..
David Aaronovitch is joined by a panel of fourfreethinkers to discuss the benefit system and the "dependency culture" with Frank Field , who recently resigned as Ministerfor Welfare Reform.
Omnibus edition. Subtitled .........
Action adventure starring
Roger Moore , James Mason
When a gang of hijackers mounts a daring plot to destroy a mammoth North Sea oil rig, the British Government has to act fast. and one man is called up forthe most dangerous mission of his life.
Director Andrew VMcLaglen (1979,15)
* See Films: pages 42-49 **
Rufus Excalibur Ffolkes:
Admiral Sir Francis Brinsden:
Live coverage from Budapest of the last day of the European Athletics championships. Field events this afternoon include the men's discus final and women's highjumpfinal plus at 4.15 the women's
100m hurdles semi-final
Continued live coverage of the last day of the European
Athletics championships in Budapest. Eleven gold medals are decided this afternoon with British athletes in contention for a number of them, including
Jonathan Edwards in the triple jump, Steve Backley in the javelin as well as the men's 4x400m relay. Featuring at
4.40 women's 5,000m final,
5.00 men'sjavelin final, 5.05 men's 3,000m steeplechase final, 5.15men'striple-jump final, 5.25 women's 1500m final, 5.40 women's 100m hurdles final, 6.00 women's
4x400m relay final, 6.20 men's 800m final and 6.45 men's
Commentary by David Coleman , Stuart Storey , Paul Dickenson , Brendan Foster and Christina
. IBoxerntroduced by Desmond Lynam , with Roger Black and Linford Christie
Another episode of the comedy about an irrepressible snob.
Richard shows that he has a way with electricity when pressed into service at the church hall.
Written by Roy Clarke ; Director/Producer
Harold Snoad Repeat
Operation Lemur with John Cleese
Having been besotted with lemurs since he was a schoolboy, comedian John Cleese last year decided to help a special project set up to save these endangered animals from extinction. The plan was to transport a group of lemurs bred in captivity back to theirtropical island habitat of Madagascar. This film follows Cleese as he embarks on an expedition through thejungle to track down the lemurs and monitortheir progress.See today's choices. Director Justine Kershaw
Executive producer Jeremy Bradshaw
0 Everybody's talking about.... John Cleese : page 13
Romantic comedy, written by Lee Hall , about a policeman detailed to guard a royal prince at university. Starring
Robson Green , Tara FitzGerald When BarryGrimes is offered a promotion in the Metropolitan Pol ice he does not expect to be seconded to the Royal Protection Squad. See today's choices.
Producer Michael Darbon Director Simon Curtis
Repeat Subtitled ..............
With Michael Buerk.
Weather David Lee
Ecological drama starring Sean Connery
Acold reception greets scientist Rae Crane in the humid South
American rainforest, because reclusive and unorthodox biochemist Robert Campbell brooks no interference with his work. On the trail of a medical miracle, he grudgingly takes the determined young woman along but soon the mismatched pair find that instead of fighting each otherthey must engage in a desperate battle againsttime and the march of "progress".
Director John McTiernan (1992. PG)
♦ See Films: pages 42-49 ***
Dr Robert Campbell:
Dr Rae Crane:
Dr Miguel Ornega:
FlaringStars. A bright starthat flares up where no naked-eye star has been seen before is termed a "nova". But a nova is not really new, merely a formerly faint star which suffers a temporary outburst. Professor Chris Kitchin , of Hertfordshire University, joins Patrick Moore to discuss these strange, unpredictable stars.
Producer Ian Russell
Followed by Weather