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Oscar-winning actor Anthony Hopkins talks about his work and reveals how alcoholism affected his life. Plus Dominic Holland meets a Hindu DJ and Philippa Forrester and Ross Kelly host the studio debate.
Producer Zoe Cailan
Nadia Sawalha and Ingrid Tarrant attempt to obtain a promise of good behaviour from a wayward footballer, and a message of forgiveness from the owner of a wrecked car.
Countryside issues, with John Craven. Plus weather for the week ahead. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Topical interviews and political reports, with John Humphrys. Including 12.00 News.
Editor David Jordan WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/otr
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Myriad life forms that have rarely been seen are on offer in a special daylong broadcast following three submersibles as they dive to the depths of the ocean. Peter Snow introduces the day's events, helped by cameraman Mike de Gruy, as a 2,000m dive begins beneath their base on a research ship in Monterey Bay, California. Kate Humble, meanwhile, jumps in at the deep end of the Caribbean and Alastair Fothergill plummets towards the mid-Atlantic ridge. Continues at 4.30pm. BBCi: continued coverage and other options are available to digital viewers and through BBCi at [web address removed]
QUESTIONS: contact details at 7pm Beauty and the beasts: page 32
Of Mice and Ben. A very unwelcome guest turns up. Written by Jim and Steve Armogida
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Today's second broadcast brings the latest images from the three-pronged deep-sea dive. Continues at 7pm. QUESTIONS: contact details at 7pm
"Coronation Street" actress Anne Kirkbride travels by barge along the Huddersfield canal for a rendezvous with Terry Waite and the musical Marshall family. The Huddersfield Choral Society, Colne Valley Male Voice Choir, Yew Tree Singers and local brass bands provide the music, while hymns include "O Worship the King" and "Breathe on Me, Breath of God".
The Huddersfield Choral
Colne Valley Male Voice
Torrential rain failed to deter a large heirloom-clutching crowd from meeting Michael Aspel and the experts at Warwick Castle. Surviving the deluge are some valuable cigarette cards, ancient Peruvian figures and a precious vase. Producer Michele Burgess ; Executive producer Christopher Lewis
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The deep-sea dive, which began at 2.55pm, reaches its climax as an unmanned submersible descends into an underwater canyon 2,000m beneath the waves of Monterey Bay. Meanwhile, the yellow submarine with Kate Humble aboard is used to lure a deep-water shark in the Caribbean, and the tiny protective bubble containing Alastair Fothergill bobs around a massive black smoker (hydrothermal vent) at the bottom of the Atlantic.
Throughout the day, viewers can email questions to the team in Monterey at firstname.lastname@example.org or text them on [number removed]. Highlights of today's dives at llpm.
Director Martyn Suker
Producer Simon Nash
An escaped wolf is on the prowl in Glenbogle.
Written by Andrew Taft ; Producer Stephen Garwood
Director Rick Stroud www.bbc.co.uk/monarch
The Fall Out (part 2). A covert operation is exposed. Has Sam overstepped the mark? See yesterday's choice.
Written by Tony McHale ; Producer Nick Pitt ; Director Coky Giedroyc
Further cast on Saturday
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With Darren Jordon. Weather Helen Young.
Iraq Crisis. A special edition for the return of the current affairs series invites viewers to question correspondents in Britain, America, Russia and the Middle East about the Iraq crisis. To join the discussion, email email@example.com.
Editor Mike Robinson www.bbc.co.uk/panorama
Peter Snow presents highlights from today's three deep-sea dives around the world.
Murder mystery drama.
� woman finds herself attracted to her stepson after her new lusband treats her like a trophy wife. Review page 55.
Director Mary Lambert (1997. PG)
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