Yesterday's Premiership games.
(Shown yesterday at 10.30pm) (S)
David Frost talks to those in the news and reviews the papers with his guests. Including at 9.00 News, with weather later.
In this final visit to Norwich
Cathedral for the third Sunday of Advent, the cathedral choir lead the congregation in a service that provides more than a hint of Christmas festivity. The music includes Gabriel's Message,
Ave Maria and The Holly and the Ivy. Next Sunday's Christmas Eve service will come from
Sandringham and be attended by the royal family. (S) (W)
John Craven introduces another look at the latest rural affairs. Plus weather for the week ahead. (S) E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
Comedy. Two Americans in Rome come across a missing dachshund. They travel to
Monte Carlo , hoping to collect a reward from the dog's wealthy owner; instead, they find the owner murdered and themselves among those suspected.
Director Eugene Levy (1992. PG)
(S) Films: pp 77-84 *
Western starring John Wayne as one-eyed US marshal
"Rooster" Cogburn. When a young girl discovers that her father has been robbed and murdered, she persuades the hard-drinking Cogburn to track down the killer.
Director Henry Hathaway
(1969. PG) (S) Films: pp 77-84 ****
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Terry Wogan presents the viewers' feedback show.
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The Gothic arches of Wells Cathedral provide the spectacular backdrop for a candlelit celebration of Christmas. Sir Derek Jacobi and George Irving tell the Christmas story with the music of Wells Cathedral Choir.
A seasonal service includes the carols O Come All Ye Faithful, Sing Lullaby, It Came Upon a Midnight Clear and Hark! the Herald Angels Sing.
BBC Music: cassette and CD. Songs of Praise - the Christmas Album, available from retailers
i PM The final episode of a second series of the time-travel n fantasy adapted from his own novel by William Corlett. The
Magician finally accepts that the Black Gold has been his
Hundoing, but now the children must race against time to ! return Matthew and the Magician to 1600. See Choice.
Producers Stephen Garrett and Mickey Rogers ; Director Graeme Lynch
Sir Henry Morden:
Meg Lewis/Lutra the otter:
Voice of Jasperthe owl:
Voice of Spot the dog:
Michael Aspel and the specialists take up residence at the University of Birmingham this week in search of treasures hidden in the Black Country. Among the finds are a small, battered bust of a turbanned man, a Victorian painting damaged in the Blitz, and a front door decorated by a Birmingham Arts and Crafts artist proves a valuable find when expert John Sandon dates it to the 1670s and estimates its worth at possibly f 50,000. See Choice. Producer Michele Burgess ; Executive producer Christopher Lewis
The Prince of Wales is the guest of honour at an evening of variety entertainment at London's Dominion theatre. Among the stars performing are singers Shirley Bassey, Lionel Richie, Ronan Keating, Westlife and Bryn Terfel. Jane Horrocks performs a Marilyn Monroe pastiche, with a backing band including Martin Clunes and The Fast
Show's Mark Williams. Comedy is provided by Ben Elton and Tim Vine , and there are pieces from West End shows The Beautiful Game and The King and I. See Choice.
Director/Producer Kevin Bishop (S) (W)
This week's second edition of the sitcom starring Caroline Quentin. The green-eyed monster makes an appearance as Kate, Douglas and lain all conspire to make each other jealous. With Chloe Annett as Sam.
For cast see Saturday at 9.30pm (S) (W)
With Peter Sissons. Weather Helen Young. (5) (W)
Political thriller starring Harrison Ford and Willem Dafoe. When Jack Ryan is asked to investigate the murder of a friend of the US President, he finds himself up against both Colombian drugs runners and corrupt US officials.
Director Phillip Noyce (1994.12) (S) (W) Films: pp 77-84 ***
Followed by Weathervlew (W)
Thriller starring Judd Nelson and Robert Loggia.
New York cop Sam Dietz has just been made a detective and is anxious to get on the trail of a serial killer who is on the loose in Los Angeles, but his world weary partner
Bill Malloy has seen it all before, or so he thinks. Before long both detectives are plunged into a nightmare.
Director William Lustig (1989,18) (S) Films: pp 77-84 **