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: Match of the Day

Shown yesterday at 10.30pm

: Breakfast with Frost

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

Contributors

Editor: Barney Jones
Editor: Andrew Thompson

: The Heaven and Earth Show

How a horrific car crash led James Partridge to found the charity Changing Faces.
Executive producer Chris Loughlin
PHONE: [number removed]. Calls charged at national rate

Contributors

Unknown: James Partridge
Producer: Chris Loughlin

: The Life of Birds

Meat-Eaters. How birds catch their prey. Shown last Wednesday Fishing for a Living can be seen on Wednesday at 8pm

: Gardeners' WorMTakeTwo

The seaside garden created by the late
DerekJarman. Repeat

: Countryfile

Rural issues. with John Craven. Including weather for the week ahead at 11.55am.
Subtitled.....
♦ RT Countryfile calendar: page 38

Contributors

Unknown: John Craven.

: On the Record

John Humphrys interviews the politicians in the news. Including at 12.00 News
Editor David Jordan Subtitled.....

Contributors

Unknown: John Humphrys
Editor: David Jordan

: EastEnders

Omnibus edition. Subtitled .........

: Children in Need

A look at preparations for Friday's charity extravaganza.

: Swiss Family Robinson

Disney adventure starring John Mills
A family's journey through the South Seas comes to an abrupt halt when they are shipwrecked on a tropical island. (1960, U)
See Films: pages 69-76 ****

Contributors

Director: Ken Annakin
Father Robinson: John Mills
Mother Robinson: Dorothy McGuire
Fritz: James MacArthur
Roberta: Janet Munro
Capt Moreland: Cecil Parker

: Children of the New Forest

A new six-part adaptation of Captain Marryat's classic novel.
1645: England is in the grip of Civil
War, and a visit from the King brings great danger for Colonel Beverley's four children. Seetoday'schoices.
Adapted by Richard Cooper and Peter Tabem
♦ Wallace and Gromit's Pick of the Week: page 49

Contributors

Adapted By: Richard Cooper
Adapted By: Peter Tabem
Edward Beverley: Tom Wisdom
Alice Beverley: Joanna Kirkland
Jacob Arm itage: Malcolm Storry
Rev Abel Corbould: Craig Kelly
Humphrey Beverley: Danny Worters
Edith Beverley: Emily Ruck-Keene
Oswald Partridge: Garry Cooper
William Hammond: Ralph Ineson
KingCharles: Michael Maloney
Colonel Beverley: Richard Heffer
Aunt Judith: Caroline Blakiston
Brother Robert: Wolf Christian
Brother John: John Blakey
LordTarleton: Richard Henders
LordBressingham: Tim Killick
Parson Ratcliffe ANDY: Rash Leigh
Clara Ratcliffe: Claire Slater
Anthony: Simon Cowell-Parker
Martha: Lucy Speed

: Regional News

Subtitled .......

: Songs of Praise

Pam Rhodes explores the Herefordshire town of Ross-on-Wye as winter approaches and the tourists go home. Hymns from St Mary's church include Lord of Beauty, Thine is the Splendour, I Heard the Voice of Jesus Say. 0 Lord of Every Shining Constellation, The Kingof Love My Shepherd Is, and Lord of All Hopefulness.

Contributors

Unknown: Pam Rhodes

: Last of the Summer Wine

The Suit that Turned Left. A man with an odd electrical contraption enrols Compo, Clegg and Foggy on a bizarre scientific quest.
Written by Roy Clarke ; Director/Producer
Alan JW Bell Repeat Subtitled.

Contributors

Written By: Roy Clarke
Compo: Bill Owen
Clegg: Peter Sallis
Foggy: Brian Wilde
Nora: Kathy Staff
Ivy: Jane Freeman
Magnotometer man: Kennerh Alantaylor

: Antiques Roadshow

This week Hugh Scully and the team visit Ormskirk in Lancashire, where finds include an unusual collection of post-War memorabilia, a painting by LS Lowry and a terracotta bust.
Producer Michele Burgess : Executive producer Christopher Lewis

Contributors

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

: Wildlife on One

Otters: the Truth. A portrait of one of Britain's most elusive animals reveals how an otter's life is a struggle against the odds. Narrator David Attenborough.
Producer Martha Holmes ; Series producer Keith Scholey Repeat

Contributors

Narrator: David Attenborough.
Producer: Martha Holmes
Producer: Keith Scholey

: Ballykissangel: As Stars Look Down

Father Mac is visited by an old friend and former curate - now a high-flying bishop with a problem.

Contributors

Written By: Ted Gannon
Producer: Chris Clough
Director: NG Bristow
Father MacAnally: Niall Toibin
Ambrose Egan: Peter Hanly
Niamh Egan: Tina Kellegher
Sean Dillon: Lorcan Cranitch
Father Aidan: Don Wycherley
Siobhan Mehigan: Deirdre Donnelly
Brendan Kearney: Gary Whelan
Orla: Victoria Smurfit
Kathleen: Aine Ni Mhuiri
Eamon: Birdy Sweeney
Donal: Frankie McCafferty
Liam: Joe Savino
Danny Byrne: Col Farrell
Emma Dillon: Kate McEnery
Henry: David Harewood

: Keeping Up Appearances

Hyacinth is appalled to discover that a strange man has spent the night at Elizabeth's.
Written byRoyClarke; Director/Producer
Harold Snoad Repeat Subtitled.....

Contributors

Hyacinth: Patricia Routledge
Richard: Clive Swift
Elizabeth: Josephine Tewson
Man: David Griffin
Daisy: Judy Cornwell
Onslow: Geoffrey Hughes
Rose: Mary Millar

: News

With Michael Buerk. Weather
David Braine

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk.
Unknown: David Braine

: Vanity Fair

Third in a six-part dramatisation of Thackeray's famous satire.
Now married to Rawdon Crawley, Becky renews her friendship with Jos Sedley.
See today's choices.
Adapted by Andrew Davies
(Subtitled)
BBC CD: £13.99 from retailers.
See PollyToynbee: page 10;
Andrew Duncan interviews Miriam Margolyes: page 18

Contributors

Author: William Makepeace Thackeray
Adapted by: Andrew Davies
Producer: Gillian McNeill
Director: Marc Munden
Becky Sharp: Natasha Little
Rawdon Crawley: Nathaniel Parker
Miss Crawley: Miriam Margolyes
Mrs Bute Crawley: Janine Duvitski
Dr Clump: John Bett
Dr Squills: Peter Kelly
MissBriggs: Janet Dale
Amelia Sedley: Frances Grey
George Osborne: Tom Ward
Mrs Sedley: Michele Dotrice
William Dobbin: Philip Glenister
Miss Swartz: Sara Powell
Jane Osborne: Abigail Thaw
Mr John Osborne: Tim Woodward
Mr Sedley: David Ross
Jos Sedley: Jeremy Swift
Priest: John Leeson
Mr Chopper: Bill Thomas
Isidor: Paul Bigley
Mrs O'Dowd: Frances Tomelty
Major O'Dowd: Mark Lambert
Captain Magenis: Mark Lewis
Mrs Magenis: Jane Bertish
Ensign Spooney: Martin Hodgson
Ensign Stubble: Daniel Hart
Lady Bareacres: Eleanor Bron
Lady Blanche: Sarah Crowden
Lord Bareacres: Graham Crowden
General Tufto: Windsor Davies

: Veterans

The Last Survivors of the Great War
The second of two programmes in which British soldiers, now more than 100 years old, recall life at the front i n the Fi rst World
War. By 1917 the civilian soldiers had been pushed to the limits of endurance. Stoic good humour kept the men going, but when victory came the overwhelming feeling was of the futility of war. Producer Steve Humphries
Subtitled.....

Contributors

Producer: Steve Humphries

: Everyman

The Shadow Circus - the CIA in Tibet
In the fifties many thousands of Tibetans became CIA-trained killers to fight a brutal campaign against the Chinese who had invaded their country. But when America's political priorities changed the CIA abandoned the Tibetans' struggle.
Directors/Producers Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam Subtitled ........

: Ned Kelly

Drama starring
MlckJagger
An Australian ex-convict's attempts to lead an honest life prove difficult and he soon takes to the outback - a wanted man.
Director Tony Richardson (1970,15)
♦ See Films: pages 69-76

Contributors

Director: Tony Richardson

: The Sky at Night

Patrick Moore isjoined by Dr Jasper Wall , the last Director of the Royal Greenwich Observatory. Producer Ian Russell Repeated next
Saturday on BBC2 Subtitled ..
Followed by Weather

Contributors

Unknown: Patrick Moore
Unknown: Dr Jasper Wall
Producer: Ian Russell

: BBC News 24









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