The Physics of Matter - How Low Can You Go?
A roundup of yesterday's parliamentary business.
Schools' half-term repeats.
9.45 Quinze Minutes
10.00 You and Me
10.15 Job Bank
10.35 Who - Me?
11.20 Technology and Design
12.05 Diez Temas
12.25 Update Europe
12.50 Inset: Health Education
1.20 Charlie Chalk
1.40 Music Time
2.00 News and Weather
followed by You and Me
The Midland Bank World
Indoor Championships, at the Guildhall, Preston. The singles semi-final line-up is to be decided this afternoon. Both men who contested last year's final - champion
John Price and runner-up Tony Allcock - will have had to fight their way through dangerous overseas opposition to have survived this far.
Commentary by David Rhys Jones , Jimmy Davidson , John Bell ,
David McGill and Mal Hughes. Presented by Dougie Donnelly.
followed by Westminster Live
Prime Minister's Question Time and other parliamentary highlights of the day. Presented by Vivian White.
Commentary by Brian Curtois.
Continuing coverage from the Guildhall, Preston, of the seventh day of the televised stages. The pairs tournament moves into its semi-final stages, with the final to be played on Saturday. Presented by Dougie Donnelly.
A special edition on Greece. I CEEFAX SUBTITLES
Starring Mike Henry A photographer persuades Tarzan to help her find a boy who has been lost for six years.
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The Nose is the nightmarish vision of Mike Walker. (R)
A Network under Scrutiny Unreliable, dirty, expensive and out of date - the familiar complaints of commuters who travel every day on British Rail. Many now question whether British Rail is properly accountable to its customers at all. Andrew Harvey
reports on how the Network SouthEast and InterCity services are coping with the task of ferrying half a million commuters daily; how the service compares with other European rail networks, in punctuality, investment and safety, and what plans BR has for meeting customers' demands now and in the future.
Producer Michael Davidson
Executive producer Peter Lowe
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By Charles Dickens. The last of eight episodes dramatised by Arthur Hopcraft.
Starring Denholm Elliott
Richard, now married to Ada, pursues the legal cause of Jarndyce with an obsession that concerns everyone.
Producers John Harris. Betty Willingale Director Ross Devenish (R) • CEEFAX SUBTITLES
Space comedy written by Rob Grant and Doug Naylor.
Starring Chris Barrie, Craig Charles.
The crew locks onto an unidentified craft which contains a machine that can transform living things by rewriting their DNA.
A blessing or a curse? The Dwarfers are unsure, until Lister's curry assumes near-human form.
A Grant/Naylor production for BBCtv.
DNA Machine Voice:
A Cruel Ritual
'I was born and brought up in Britain. I was 8 years old when I was circumcised. I really thought I was going to die, because of the pain, having no anaesthetic. You have a lady holding your mouth so you cannot scream, you have two ladies on your chest and the other two holding the legs.'
Seven years ago, 40 Minutes' first film on female circumcision led to the law which banned it in this country. Today's film reveals that the practice of genital mutilation of young girls is still flourishing in Britain today. Producer Louise Panton Editor Caroline Pick
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A six-part series celebrating man's noblest invention, the bicycle. The Ultimate. Part 1 rides with the magnificent Tour de France and its uncertain American imitator, the Tour de Trump. Who makes the money? Do competitors take stimulants? What's in it for those involved?
Producer David Taylor
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With Jeremy Paxman.
A preview of OU programmes.