With Simon Parkin and Philippa Forrester.
7.25 Tales of a Wise King and the Devil
Animation based on King Solomon's fables.
7.30 Charlie Brown Specials
7.55 Playdays: The Dot Stop
Recycling household junk
8.30 Telling Tales
Ancient stories with a modern message (Stereo)
9.10 Blood and Honey
Tales from the Old Testament, told by Tony Robinson (Stereo)
9.30 Defenders of the Earth
Cartoon (Rpt. Teletext)
9.50 Blue Peter Omnibus
10.40 The Boy from Andromeda
Last part of the drama about three people with magic rocks.
11.50 The O Zone
Chart news (Stereo)
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The weekly political review for the region, with Laurie Mayer and reports from Jonathan Beale and Carolyn Quinn.
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The Carry On team tackle a blood-curdling missing persons investigation. With Harry H Corbett ,
Kenneth Williams and Jim Dale. Director Gerald Thomas
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Another opportunity to see one of the films in BBC2's Made injapan season. A perceptive insight into the strengths and weaknesses of family bonds. An elderly couple visit their children. A Japanese film with English subtitles.
Director Yasujiro Ozu ● FILMS: pages49-56
Zimbabwe. With Magenta De Vine and Sankha Guha.
Another series of top-action rugby.
Featuring Sale oMoseley in the second round of the Pilkington Cup, and the climax to the season in South Africa, the Currie Cup Final.
Commentary by Nigel Starmer -Smith. With Chris Rea.
Executive producer Johnnie Watherston * SPORT: page 14
I The six-week holiday I information series.
1: Southern Florida. The glossiest part of America's
"Sunshine State": Miami Beach, Fort Lauderdale, the Florida Keys, Naples on the Gulf,
Sanibel Island and Palm Beach.
Unbiased resort reports, best and worst points, weather comfort chart, and lots of tips. With Penny Junor, Matthew Collins and Drjohn Thornes. Producer Julie Bradshaw
Executive producer Alan Dobson Details on Ceefax page 619
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Top stories in and behind the news from the worlds of business, finance and economics. Editor David Nissan
Sixth in a seven-part series about European society.
Power and Frontiers. A century ago, European power sprang from the wealth of its coalfields.
But the discovery of oil broke the stalemate of the First
World War, made possible
Hitler's Blitzkriegand changed our whole civilisation.
Executive producer Michael Andrews STEREO
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A recording of this morning's Remembrance Sunday parade and service in Whitehall.
Commentary by Eric Robson. 0 DOCUMENTARY: page8
Jeremy Paxman and guests review some of the week's television programmes. Studio director Howard Reay Editor Anne Tyerman • STEREO
Five imaginative collaborations providing an unusual homage to Mozart in his bicentennial year. 2: Letters, Riddles and Writs An elaborate fantasy written and directed by Jeremy Newson , with music composed by Michael Nyman (Prospero 's Books). Mozart is on her deathbed.
She ought to be conducting a performance of The Magic
Flute. Why are Beethoven and Haydn sitting on her mantelpiece? Who is stealing her chords? And what is copyright anyway? All of this, plus Mozart's oppressive relationship with his father,
Leopold, is explored.
Alexander Balanescu Quartet and the Michael Nyman Band Producer Elizabeth Queenan
An Artifax production for BBCtv • STEREO
Six profiles of very English things. 4: The Cup of Tea. The English drink 100 million cups a day. Producer Philippa Lowthorpe Series producer Sam Organ
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Another chance to see the drama written by Antony Sher. Starring James Convey Antony Sher
Spring 1917: the privileged world of Sorn Castle is upside down, its stately rooms full of amputees from the Western Front.
Producer Andy Park
Director Richard Wilson
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Continental music magazine.