Drama based on a true story, starring Richard Thomas and _Annabeth Gish. Two young blind people in thirties America refuse to regard their disability as an obstacle to happiness. Review page 47.
Director Michael Switzer (1996, PG)
David Frost interviews the news-makers and reviews the papers with his guests. Including at
9.00 News plus weather later.
Editor Barney Jones (S) (W)
Toyah Willcox visits a Buddhist temple with a criminal past and journalist Nick Ferrari reviews the week's events.
Plus a live studio debate. With Juliet Morris and Chris Hammond. Executive producer Chris Loughlin
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On a Queensland beach, the chef prepares a spicy squid salad and smoked bream with a tangy bush-chucker chutney. (R) (S)
Former Castaway Ben Fogle begins a new strand on island life with Islay off the Scottish coast, and Michaela Strachan reports on rubbish disposal. With John Craven. Including weather for the week. (S) (W) E-MAIL: email@example.com
Visitors in Paradise. The pathologist investigates a manslaughter in a fishing resort, despite hostility from the residents. (R) (S)
Repeated on BBC Choice at 7pm. Cast on Thursday (S) (W)
Comedy showing in tribute to Joan Sims , who died recently. Also starring Sidney James and Kenneth Connor.
Sidney Fiddler bullies the town council of a seaside resort into staging a beauty contest. But the idea meets with opposition from his girlfriend. Review page 47. Director Gerald Thomas (1973, PG)
The Case of the Avenging
Angel. The lawyer is asked to help the career of a young English singer, but ends up defending him when his promoter is killed. (S)
Terry Wogan with more viewers' responses and behind-the-scenes reports.
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Pam Rhodes meets author PD James in the last of three editions celebrating beautiful churches. Music includes
Vivaldi's Nulla in Mundo Pax Sincera, plus Joy to the World, And Can It Be, The Church's One Foundation, There Is a Green Hill Far Away and 0 Thou Who Camest from Above.
Producers Diane Reid and Sian Rees ; Editor Hugh Faupel (S) (W)
Mark Evans recommends treatment to a worried dog-owner and Philippa Forrester entertains a depressed budgerigar. Series producer Susan McDermott ; Executive producer Mark Hill (S) (W)
John Barnes receives the red book from Michael Aspel.
Producer Sue Green; Series producer Jack Crawshaw (R) (S) (W)
A moving tribute to the star of The Good Life and Yes,
Minister, who died in 1995. Contributors include
Richard Briers , Felicity Kendal and Eddington's widow Patricia.
Producer Janice Thomas ; Director Angela O'Leary (S)
The Century of Speed. In the last programme,
Jeremy Clarkson looks back at how speed machines gave people freedom during the 20th century and ponders on the future of such vehicles in a world that is slowing down.
Series producer Bill Grist (S) (W)
Maneaters. The celebrity vet concludes his exploration of the world's most lethal animals with a look at creatures that devour humans. He swims with a great white shark, and investigates snakes, screw-worms, lions and alligators. Director Scott Alexander ; Series producer Martin Hughes-Games (S) (W)
Another chance to see this two-part episode of the drama starring Amanda Burton as forensic pathologist Sam Ryan. A Kind of Justice (part 1). Sam investigates a gangland murder case to help a fearful small-time criminal prove that he is innocent of the crime. Part two is at 10.15pm.
Written by Peter Lloyd ; Producer Lars Macfarlane
Director Richard Signy (R) (S) (W)
Prof Sam Ryan:
Det Supt Alfred Kempster:
Dl Stuart Lightfoot:
DS Carole Cashman:
Dr Jack Unwin:
Dr Ivor Williams:
Dl Barry Adair:
With George Alagiah. Weather Peter Cockroft. (S) (W)
A Kind of Justice (part 2). Concluding tonight's thriller.
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Suspense drama. When modern-day pirates kidnap a bride-to-be and kill her fiance during a Caribbean cruise, her sister sets off on a rescue mission.
Review page 48.
Director Robert Hedden (1999) (S)
Followed by Weatherview (W)
Colin Friels , Sean Connery and Joanne Whalley-Kilmer . in a West African state, a diplomat meets the beautiful wife of a presidential candidate. Widescreen. Review page 51.
Director Bruce Beresford (1993,15) (S) (W)