Grocer Norman Puckle joins the Navy, and is recruited to become an astronaut. With
Norman Wisdom and Ian Hunter.
Director Robert Asher
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A colourful remake of the jungle hero's first screen adventure. With Denny Miller , Joanna Barnes and Cesare Danova.
Director Joseph Newman ● FILMS: pages 49-56
Featuring heart surgeon Duncan Walker.
Harvest time. (Revised rpt)
Five hundred years of undersea exploration.
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Followed by One of Our Bombers is
No Longer Missing
The last wa rtime Wellington is rescued from Loch Ness.
Followed by Westminster Live
Two centuries of a north
London family's life.
A Try Again production for BBCtv
With Jeffrey Archer and Tony Banks , MP.
In another Man from UNCLE adventure, a fanatical sect are intent on world domination.
Director Boris Sagal
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Behind the region's headlines. Slaying the Dragon London's Chinatown community says its future is at risk. As this film by Jonathan Fox Bassett a graduate of Bournemouth Film School reveals, crippling rent rises are forcing some businesses out, and those that remain face the additional threat of the Triads -
Chinatown's gangsters. Producer Antonia Higgs
Executive producer Peter Lowe
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Examining the issues affecting people in the region.
Harry Dodson gathers dried flowers to bring colour to winter vases and buries bulbs under a blanket of ash. Peter
Thoday tracks down Queen
Victoria's favourite, the violet. Producer Keith Sheather
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Reports on Vauxhall's new off-road car, the Frontera; the truth behind the car industry's recycling claims; and vehicles that could go twice round the world on a tankful of petrol. Producer Ken Pollock
Executive producer Dennis Adams
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A series of comedy dramas starring Dawn French Murderat Tea Time by Graham and Jez Alborough. Children's TV presenter Bunty Breslaw becomes insanely jealous of her young colleague Colin. With Dexter Fletcher , Diane Bull and Jane Booker. Director Bob Spiers
Producer Jon Plowman
A TalkBack production for BBCtv
During the property boom, big profits could be made buying and selling London hotels used by councils to house the homeless. Now property prices have dropped and councils are cutting back on bed and breakfast bills. 40 Minutes takes a closer look at this notoriously secretive world.
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By the Conservative Party.
Fifth of Krzysztof Kieslowski 's Dekalog of films inspired by biblical laws. A young man murders a taxi driver and is condemned to hang. In Polish with English subtitles.