This week 1960s pop star-tumedactor Adam Faith talks about money, success and family, and Linda Barker looks at Islamic interior design. With Ross Kelly and Philippa Forrester.
Executive producer Chris Loughlin
Series producer Abigail Saxon
A visit to Birmingham NEC with previews of Jaguar's XJ, the Bentley Continental GT, the new TVR T350C and the Ford Focus RS. Plus Damon Hill tests the Mercedes SL AMG 55 and the Dutch Spyker supercar. With
Jason Barlow , Dominic Littlewood and Suzi Perry.
The forum for viewers' opinions about BBC programmes. With
Terry Wogan. CONTACT: write to Points of View. BBC Television, Birmingham, B5 7QQ; phone/ fax [number removed]; email email@example.com www.bbc.co.uk/pov
From Liverpool's Anglican
Cathedral, the largest in Britain, where the BBC Philharmonic, soloist Roderick Williams and a choir of over 1,000 Merseyside voices sing hymns based on tunes from the classics. With
This week the experts set up shop at Chichester Cathedral, where the horde of unexpected treasures includes a fine cow creamer, a rare freedom box, a pair of inlaid holster pistols and a fantastic autograph album. Plus another chance to vote for favourite clips from the archive. With Michael Aspel. Producer Michele Burgess ; Executive producer Christopher Lewis
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pjX Absolute Desert. Having finally made it to the legendary city of Timbuktu in the penultimate episode of his desert odyssey, Palin heads east to join the Wodaabe herders at one of their famous male beauty pageants. But it is only when he travels with a Tuareg camel train across the ultra-remote Tenere desert that he finally gets to grips with the soul of the Sahara. Director John-Paul Davidson ; Series producer Roger Mills BBC PRODUCTS: Radio Collection audiobook. written and read by Michael Palin , audio cassette £13.99 or CD, £19.99; plus video, £15.99 and DVD. 119.99
A mysterious stranger travels to Glenbogle in search of his roots and Lexie prepares for her first ball as Lady of Glenbogle.
Written by Colin Wyatt ; Producer Stephen Garwood ; Director Robert Knights
Closed Ranks (part 2). Sam is put in a difficult situation when a friend pressures her into withholding evidence. Last in the current series. See yesterday's choice.
Written by Tony McHale ; Producer Nick Pitt ; Director Paul WroblewsKi
Further cast on Saturday
DI Frank McArdle:
PC Ben Manning:
PC Shaun Nicholson:
Sgt Ron Allan:
PC Tim Bushell:
PC Neil Day:
DC Mona Westlake:
Queen Camilla? Opinion polls suggest most people would object to Camilla Parker Bowles becoming queen. Postponed from last week because of the tragic events in Bali, Steve Bradshaw reports on the publicity campaign to sell
Camilla to the public, the constitutional hurdles Prince
Charles will have to overcome to marry a divorcee and the dangers to the monarchy that marriage plans could pose. Producer David Wickham ; Editor Mike Robinson
Repeated with sign language Wednesday 2.40am NOTE: as Panorama is likely to react to news, its subject matter may change
Romantic comedy. When lowly car mechanic Ed Walters falls for beautiful Catherine Boyd , he is devastated to find she is already engaged to pompous academic James Moreland. But Ed finds support from an unexpected quarter Catherine's uncle, Albert Einstein. Widescreen. Review page 54.
Director Fred Schepisi (1995, U)
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