With Bill Turnbull and Sian Williams. (s) (w)
Topical discussion with David Frost and guests. Including
9.00 News, plus weather later. Editor Barney Jones (S) (W)
American singer-songwriter Sheryl Crow shares insights into her life on and off the road with Kate Sanderson. Comedian Dominic Holland presents the first of a six-part series, Urban Faith, beginning with a look at the Zoroastrians whose devotees included the late Freddie Mercury. Plus Ross Kelly and Alice Beer are in the studio for the weekly debate.
Series producer Abigail Saxon : Executive producer Chris Loughlin (W) DISCUSSION: to join in, call [number removed] (maximum cost 8p), send a text message on [number removed] or email heaverKSbbc.oo.uk
John Craven reveals the finalists of the photographic competition and celebrates Harvest Festival in Cambridgeshire. Plus a report on the Food Standards Agency's investigation into whether BSE could spread to deer. Including weather prospects for the week ahead. Series producer Sarah Eglin (S) (W)www.bbc.co.uk/nature
Jeremy Vine and team present their unique view of politics. (S) From 12.35, in-depth local stories, presented for viewers in London by Tim Donovan and in the South East by Peter Henley. Including 12.00 News. Editor James Stephenson
J Disney comedy starring
Hayley Mills and Burl Ives. After the death of her husband, Margaret Carey and her children are forced to move from Boston to a ramshackle house in small-town Maine. Review page 54.
Director James Neilson (1963. U)
Cast Thursday/Friday (S) (W)
Terry Wogan presents the forum for viewers' opinions on BBC programmes.
CONTACT: write to Points of View, BBC Birmingham B5 7QQ; phone [number removed] email firstname.lastname@example.org
Regional News; Weather
Aled Jones hosts the Big Sing, a performance of hymns and inspirational music from the Royal Albert Hall , London. Featuring the BBC Concert
Orchestra, Royal Choral Society, Saint Michael 's Singers, soprano Izzy and gospel quartet Covenant along with a choir of over one thousand voices. Hymns include 0 fora Thousand Tongues, Let All the World, Love Divine and Be Still My Soul.
(S) (W) www.bbc.co.uk/religion HARDBACK BOOK: Songs of Praise: A Christmas Companion, price £9.99
Chagall. A Russian Jew, Marc Chagall survived poverty, prejudice, war and revolution to pursue his dream of becoming an artist. Rolf Harris travels to Paris - the city which in captivated Chagall - and paints his own wife, Alwen, in the style of Chagall's many celebrated paintings of his lovers. Series producerTina Fletcher; Executive producer Sarah Hargreaves
(S)(W) ww.bbc.co.uk/arts BBC BOOK: Rolf on Art, £14.99, from bookshops orwww.bbcshop.com
RT SHOP: exclusive pre-order of Rolf's Art Box - Rolf's own choice of painting materials - at £29.99 (rrp £34.99), available elsewhere from 16 October. To pre-order call [number removed] (calls charged at local rate)
Beatrix Potter drawings worth a small fortune, plus musical drinking glasses, a pianist's finger stretcher and music-hall maestro Harry Lauder 's piano are among the finds catching the attention of Michael Aspel and the experts in Dumfries. Producer Michele Burgess ; Executive producer Christopher Lewis Repeated with sign language Thursday 3.25am (S) (W) www.bbc.co.uk/antiques BBC HOMES & ANTIQUES MAGAZINE: price £2.95
What constitutes a luxury holiday? To find out Ginny Buckley samples an exclusive safari camp in Zambia, Emma Bunton heads for the Bahamas, Patsy Kensit joins the jet set in St Moritz, Switzerland, while Jerry Hall plays tour guide to her favourite Caribbean island, Mustique.
Series producer Maggi Gibson ; Executive producer John Comerford Repeated with sign language Thursday 2.45am (S)(W) [web address removed]
Paul incurs the wrath of the villagers when he refuses to take the blame for wrecking the community minibus. Molly's business venture threatens her relationship with Andrew.
Written by Andrew Taft ; Producer Stephen Garwood ; Director Richard Signy
(S)(W) www.bbc.co.uk/monarch RT SHOP: savings on videos and DVDs of the first three series of Monarch of the Glen. To order please call 01733
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Answering Fire (pt 2). Sam is undermined by the findings of an independent pathologist, brought in to conduct a second autopsy, in the final part of this week's story.
Written by Dusty Hughes ; Producer Nick Pitt ; Director Nicholas Renton
For more cast see yesterday (S) (W)
With Fiona Bruce. Weather Rob McElwee. (S) (W)
Sex and the Holy City. Steve Bradshaw travels across four continents to assess arguments for and against the Vatican's campaign against contraception and abortion. Producer Chris Woods ; Editor Mike Robinson www.bbc.co.uk/panorama
Repeated with sign language on Thursday at 1.55am (S) (W) NOTE: as Panorama is likely to react to news, its subject matter may change
Action thriller. A hijacked train races towards Stuttgart with an armed nuclear bomb on board. Review page 54.
Director David S Jackson (1993, 15) (S)
Followed by Weatherview (W)