A roundup of business from the Lords and Commons.
Some Daytime on Two programmes may be unsuitable for the young.
Le service militaire (R)
A series of programmes about people in their 50s. Today: getting support for carers. (R)
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A science drama series for 5- to 6-year-olds. Our Trees
With Patsy Byrne , Lily Malin ,
Jackson Kyle , Benjamin Rennis and Anthony Armatrading.
Producers Pat Farrington , Diane Morgan (R)
Harry's Cousin. Cosmo and Dibs don't feel entirely safe around
Harry's cousin. This may be a good starting point for talking to children about staying safe from abuse. (R)
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'Kidscape', 82 Brook Street, London WI Y I YG.
Planet Earth. What a Waste
Heard about the three Rs? Reduce, re-use and recycle. Presented by Adrian Newell , Carmen Pryce and Elin Rhys. (R)
Meanwhile ... Back at the Ranch (R)
In No Time. Episode 3. (R)
Bridges and how they work. (R)
The first of three programmes on the law. Beware the Beach. (R)
8: Money Talks. The underwriters of Lloyds of London had to be persuaded that a new computer system was the way forward. With Fred Harris. (R)
Cartoon narrated by Paul Nicholas. (R)
Saeed Jaffrey tells The Train
Journey by Peter Bonnici. With Floella Benjamin. (R)
Getting About. A compass helps
Tony Aitken on his treasure trail. (R)
Weather followed by You and Me
Harry's Cousin (R)
3: The Greatest Benefactor The Rev Alexander Forsyth invented a system which opened the way for the modern gun. (R)
A Mobile Library. The work of mobile librarian John Basham. (R)
John Craven reports on fears of a gold rush in Ireland.
Up-to-the-minute coverage of today's Parliamentary highlights.
A duel of words and wit. (R)
Beverly Anderson chairs a debate.
Dark Man with Liam Neeson.
The Price of Peace
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Starring Patrick Stewart
Haven. Lwaxana Troi informs her daughter Deanna that marriage plans have been made for her.
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Captain Jean-Luc Picard:
Counselor Deanna Troi:
A video vote, a mix from the DJ of the week and an updated dance chart.
Autobiography of the USA
A personal anagrammatic view of American history.
A Maverick/Perigee production for BBCtv
A European weekly magazine. SeriesproducerSheilaHayman
Executive producer Janet Street-Porter
Featured this week are singer Maria McKee and bands the Beautiful
South and Beats International. With
Antoine de Caunes.
Executive producers Alex Berger , Tim Newman An N B de C production for BBCtv
A War Far from Home. In 1914-15 138,000 Indians fought on the Western Front. More than a quarter were casualties. We know what the ordinary soldier felt about the war in France because his letters home were translated and censored. The programme tells the story of those men who fought and died for a country whose language, culture and traditions were alien to them. Writer/Producer Sandra Gregory Series producer Roy Davies 9 DOCUMENTARY: page 19
Depressing News. Klinger
(Jamie Farr ) decides to go into the newspaper business. (R)
An original thriller in six parts by Paula Milne. Starring Miranda Richardson Frederic Forrest
1: Direct Action. 1990: the new
Germany takes shape in a changed Europe. A long way, it seems, from the London suburb where Sidonie and her two children live. Then her husband's past traps their children in a deadly network of intrigue and terror. Sidonie begins a lonely, dangerous journey into the unknown.
Producer Michael Wearing Director Rob Walker
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New perspectives on a current debate, from a personal standpoint.
The nightly magazine programme.