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: Open University

Carmel: a World Within

: Daytime on Two

9.45am Economics: A Question of Choice. To Buy or Not to Buy? (e)
10.05am You and Me
A series for 4- and 5-year-olds. Transport song:
Travelling on Water. Book: Avocado Baby by JOHN BURNINGHAM and HONEYCOMB ANIMATION. Presenter INDIRA joshi
10.20am Science Workshop Twigs and Wood (B)
Producer MICHAEL COYLE (R) (e)
10.40am Textile Studies Spinning a Yarn
13.00am Words and Pictures Spring
11.15am Walrus. Happy Families LEO AYLEN looks at word 'families'.
Series producer MORTON SURGUY Producer JUDITH MILES (R) (e)
11.35am The Geography Programme
Routeway BERNARD CLARK investigates the first canal, railway line and motorway across the Pennines. Producer LEN BROWN (R) (e)
11.55am A-level German 2: Umwelt - Schutz oder Schmutz
KLAUS ROMER examines the problem of acid rain.
12.15pm Big Top Science Wind
12.35pm Ufeschool Going to Work
Time on Your Hands
1.00pm Business Matters In Conversation with Tom Peters
Tom Peters , American business evangelist, talks to David Lomax.
This is a sequel to last Sunday's programme.
Series editor BRIAN DAVIES (R) (e)


Unknown: John Burningham
Presenter: Indira Joshi
Producer: Richard Callanan
Producer: Michael Coyle
Unknown: Leo Aylen
Producer: Morton Surguy
Producer: Judith Miles
Unknown: Routeway Bernard Clark
Producer: Len Brown
Unknown: Klaus Romer
Unknown: Godfrey Johnson
Unknown: Susan Paton
Unknown: Tom Peters
Unknown: Tom Peters
Unknown: David Lomax.
Editor: Brian Davies

: Green Claws

with Nick Mercer and Stella Goodier
Green Claws shows why he's such a brilliant gardener, with the help of the Riddle
Tree, Owlma and Great Uncle Vasco d'ltchy Claws.
Claws Family stories by SONYA DANN Illustrations by JANE GEDYE Script by URSULA JONES


Unknown: Nick Mercer
Stories By: Sonya Dann
Illustrations By: Jane Gedye
Script By: Ursula Jones
Produced By: Christine Hewitt

: Zig Zag

The Greeks. Greek Pottery (e)

: News

Weather followed by Storytime
Five Minutes' Peace
Mrs Large , the elephant, wants five minutes'peace. But does she get it? No. The children follow her everywhere, even jumping into her bath with their pyjamas on. Presenter lain Lauchlan Director SUE PETO
Series producers PAT FARRINGTON and Dl MORGAN (R) (e)
•Parents should note that some of 'Daytime on Two' is aimed at teenagers and may be unsuitable for the young.


Unknown: Mrs Large
Producers: Pat Farrington

: World Snooker

The first semi-finalist will have been decided by the morning's play - it should be Steve Davis. This afternoon will see the first player to join him - perhaps Neal Foulds ? At around 2.30pm, Snooker Break brings viewers the last chance to win an all-expenses-paid trip to Sheffield for the final, by matching the experts for the 'Shot of the Championship' to date.
David Icke hosts.
Commentators TED LOWE
Executive producer KEITH MACKENZIE
0 SHOT OF THE CHAMPIONSHIP: Postcards to: [address removed]7UP. including at
3.00pm News and Weather
3.50pm News and Weather
Regional News and Weather


Unknown: Steve Davis.
Unknown: Neal Foulds
Unknown: David Icke
Commentators: Ted Lowe
Unknown: Jack Karnehm
Unknown: Clive Everton
Unknown: Summarisers John Spencer
Unknown: John Virgo
Unknown: Eddie Charlton
Producers: Keith Phillips
Unknown: Mike Adley
Unknown: Henry Burdin
Producer: Keith MacKenzie

: Gardeners' World

from Barnsdale with Geoff Hamilton and Anne Swithinbank.
This week, the Gardeners'
World team is joined by The Victorian Kitchen Garden expert Harry Dodson who casts a critical eye over the Barnsdale vegetable plot.
Production assistant JAYNE SAVAGE Producer MARK KERSHAW BBC Pebble Mill
Plant list on Ceefax page 261
0 BOOK: 'The Gardeners' World Handbook', price £4. 95
0 VIDEO: 'Organic Gardening - an introduction', price £9.99, available from bookshops, garden centres and BBC Enterprises.


Unknown: Geoff Hamilton
Unknown: Anne Swithinbank.
Unknown: Harry Dodson

: Buck Rogers In the 25th Century

Gil Gerard as Buck Rogers
Olympiad Buck risks his life to bring two lovers together at a 25th-century Olympics. Written by CRAIG BUCK
6.45pm Rapido with Antoine de Caunes
In this week's show
Keith Richard on why the Rolling Stones got back together to record a new LP. In New
York, Joe Jackson - his new LP has been called his best yet. Also, a feature on black rock with Fishbone and Roachford.
Titles JEAN BAPTISTE MONDINO Director PETER STUART Executive producers
Rough Guide to Europe Paris-Update with Magenta De Vine and Sankha Guha. Director JOSH HAUL
Series producer RACHEL PURNELL BBC North West (R) revised


Unknown: Gil Gerard
Unknown: Buck Rogers
Unknown: Olympiad Buck
Written By: Craig Buck
Directed By: Larry Stewart
Unknown: Antoine de Caunes
Unknown: Keith Richard
Unknown: Joe Jackson
Unknown: Jean Baptiste Mondino
Director: Peter Stuart
Unknown: Alex Berger.
Unknown: Tim Newman
Unknown: Sankha Guha.
Director: Josh Haul
Producer: Rachel Purnell

: Power behind the Throne

A film portrait of Willie Whitelaw
'I've always believed it's a great advantage in politics to appear slightly less intelligent than you may be,' says Willie Whitelaw. This film portrait by Michael Cockerell reveals how
Whitelaw, 'Old Oyster Eyes', became the closest confidant of successive Tory Prime
Ministers. As an only child who never saw his father, Whitelaw was brought up by his mother and he believes this experience helped him to get on with Mrs Thatcher. A Cambridge golf blue and a wartime MC, he has had a highly eventful political career: he met the IRA, served in the Falklands' War Cabinet and was the responsible minister when an intruder broke into the Queen's bedroom.
Whitelaw talks frankly about his life, his beliefs and Margaret Thatcher. Researcher ALEX HEARLE
Executive producer PAUL WATSON Produced and reported by MICHAEL COCKERELL BBC Elstree


Unknown: Willie Whitelaw
Unknown: Willie Whitelaw.
Unknown: Michael Cockerell
Unknown: Mrs Thatcher.
Unknown: Margaret Thatcher.
Producer: Paul Watson
Reported By: Michael Cockerell

: World Snooker

Embassy World Professional Snooker Championships
David Vine with news of the remaining quarter-finals.
(Coverage continues on 'Sportsnight' at 10.00pm on BBC1)


Unknown: David Vine

: Shalom Salaam

First of a five-part series written and directed by GARETH JONES with and Leicester, England - September 1983
On their first day at sixth-form college, a brash young man hitches a ride home with a taxi-driver's daughter.
Across town, a woman quits her job in a row with the boss. From these seeds of insult, real and presumed, grows a five-year story of two families - one Jewish, one Muslim - locked in rivalry and love.
For Shalom Salaam , Mamta Kaash won the Best Actress Award, and Gareth Jones
Best Screenplay, at the 1988 Cannes Television Festival.
Music composed by DARRYL WAY
Title music by STEWART COPELAND Script editor ROGER GREGORY Lighting DAVE BUSHELL Designer IAN ASHURST Producer CHRIS PARR BBC Pebble Mill
('Shalom Salaam ' is the subject of tomorrow's 'Open Air' at 11.00am on BBC1)
0 FEATURE: page 10


Directed By: Gareth Jones
Unknown: Shalom Salaam
Unknown: Mamta Kaash
Unknown: Gareth Jones
Composed By: Darryl Way
Music By: Stewart Copeland
Editor: Roger Gregory
Editor: Lighting Dave Bushell
Designer: Ian Ashurst
Producer: Chris Parr
Unknown: Shalom Salaam
Sadiq Sattar: Zia Mohyeddin
Sarah Morris: Charlotte Cornwell
Joe Astler: John Cater
Candy: Buki Armstrong
Mumtaz Sattar: Mamta Kaash
Adam Morris: Toby Rolt
Jackie: Clare Holman
Shehnaaz Sattar: Shahnaz Pakravan
Tariq Sattar: Madhav Sharma
Hafiz Sattar: Ayub Khan Din
Rashid Sattar: Jimmi Harkishin
Alex Astler: Aviva Goldkorn
Phil Morris: Raad Rawi
Meera: Janet Steel
Imam: Tariq Yunus
Nasreen: Souad Faress
Astler's foreman: Roger McKern

: Newsnight

with Peter Snow and Donald MacCormick


Unknown: Peter Snow
Unknown: Donald MacCormick

: Weatherview

: Late Night Line-Up

Twenty-five years ago, Late Night Line-Up provided
BBC2's arts magazine of the moment. The Late Show presents some highlights in celebration of BBC2's 25th anniversary.


Producer: Michael Jackson

: Open University

12.10am Knowledge-based Systems Gladys answers questions on tummy rumbles and helps the doctor sort out the symptoms: other computers think they have artificial intelligence! Producer JEREMY COOPER
12.35am Discovering Physic* Juggling with Physics
Roll up. roll up! See death-defying artists demonstrate the incredible and spectacular laws of physics before your very eyes.


Producer: Jeremy Cooper

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