Difficult Times. The newly returned
Victoria Blackwood seems to be having financial problems.
More colourful pre-school fun in today's special Sunday edition.
Guest presenter Peter Sissons interviews the newsmakers and reviews the papers. Including at 8.30 News; plus weather. Executive editor Andrew Thompson
Editor Barney Jones
Mike Harding investigates the beliefs of Jehovah's Witnesses, and journalist
Allan Beswick provides a unique view of the past seven days. With Kevin Woodford and Catrina Skepper.
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The salad herb rocket accompanies a dish of seared salmon with honey, lime and chilli dressing.
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Valley View. Quincy suspects a mercy killer has been involved in the premature deaths of two terminally ill patients at a sanatorium. Repeat
People and stories at the heart of the British countryside, presented by John Craven. Plus weather for the week ahead at 11.55am. Subtitled .................................. E-MAIL: [address removed]
There's a problem with large items of furniture, and security are on the trail of a bogus customer. Repeat WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/education
There's Something about a Soldier
Yvonne puts pressure on Gary to take a sensible job with her new company.
Written by Paul Makin Repeat
Musical starring Michelle Pfetffer
September 1961: the students of Rydell High go back to school. As the T-Birds and Pink Ladies reassemble, Michael, a handsome Englishman, joins the senior class and falls in love with Stephanie. the most beautiful of the Pink Ladies. Director Patricia Birch (1982. PG)
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The contest reaches the grand final and sees the new junior masterchefs of Scotland, and the North West and South East of England competing for the overall title. They are judged by executive chef at London's Dorchester Hotel Willi Elsener and business guru Sir John Harvey-Jones . Hosted by Loyd Grossman. Last in series. Digital widescreen Subtitled ................... # See This week: page 7
An Everyday Miracle. Professor
Robert Winston provides an intimate view of reproduction with the help of two prospective parents and their child-to-be. See today's choices. Repeat
Stephanie Hughes continues her trek along the route of Hadrian's Wall in Northumberland and Cumbria, passing Hexham Abbey and the ancient Tower House, or Vicar's Pele, Corbridge.
Her walking companions include conservationist David Bellamy and director of the Vindolanda Trust Roman fort Robin Birley. The music comes from the group Ikos and members of the Newcastle cathedral choir, and includes the hymns All Things Bright and Beautiful and Be Thou My Vision.
With Fiona Bruce.
Weather Helen Young
6.55 Regional News
Leonard is now living in a flat above the AA headquarters. It is a bank holiday and all the patrols are desperately busy so when Harry injures his foot, Leonard has no alternative but to don his uniform and take to the road.
Written by Simon Nye ; Director
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Programmes exploring the bonds that can develop between humans and animals.
Octopus Hunter. An extraordinary octopus that can change itself to mimic the shape and behaviour of other animals has been sighted in the tropical seas off Indonesia. One moment it's a fish, the next it has tranformed itself into a sea snake, and then a stingray. No one wants to see it more than Australian octopus hunter Mark Norman , who has set off on the adventure of a lifetime to track it down.
Narrator David Attenborough. Producer Joe Kennedy
Series producer Michael Gunton
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Fourth in a six-part drama series about a wildlife police officer, starring Jerome Flynn
Setts, Lies and Videotape. An investigation into a protection racket leads McCabe and Cassidyto a property development where a badger sett is under threat. See today's choices.
Written by David Ashton
Producer Murray Ferguson
Director Martyn Friend
With Fiona Bruce.
Weather Helen Young
Thriller based on John
Grisham's bestselling novel, starring
Matthew McConaughey Samuel L Jackson
Sandra Bullock , Kevin Spacey Carl Lee Hailey , a Mississippi factory worker, shoots the two racist thugs who brutally assaulted his ten-year-old daughter, Tonya. When lawyer
Jake Brigance defends Carl Lee in court, the small town of Clanton is engulfed in a cauldron of conflicting emotions.
Director Joel Schumacher (1996.15)
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Harry Rex Vonner:
Sheriff Ozzie Walls:
Judge Omar Noose:
Mary Dannon attempts to escape from her troubled life in Atlantic City but is found working as a dancer in Portland by Derek Lidor , a private detective hired by her husband. When the husband is brutally murdered, Lidor discovers that Mary ran away from a similar killing in Atlantic City.
Director Stuart Cooper (1994.15)
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