Famous paintings. Today:
Van Gogh 's Sunflowers.
Michael Newman visits Antony House in Cornwall. ●ANTIQUES: page 14
Programmes for young people - some may not be suitable for the very young, though the 9.45am and 2.00pm slots are for pre-school infants. Repeats are not separately indicated.
9.00 Play It Safe
9.10 Lernexpress: Winterferien
9.25 Mathsphere - A Giant Leap; Level Pegging
9.45 Storytime: Mrs Mopple's Washing Line
10.00 Square One: Place Value
10.18 Music Time: Promenade (Stereo)
10.40 Topics - Street Safe: Parents
11.00 Zig Zag: The Teacher's Tale
11.22 Thinkabout Science: Over the rainbow
11.35 Short Circuit: Designer Babies (Stereo)
11.55 Geography Programme: The other Germany
12.15 History File: The Cold War Begins
12.35 Lifeschool: The Interview
1.00 Science in Action: In the Picture
1.20 Jimbo and the Jet Set
1.25 Penny Crayon
1.40 Landmarks: Mountains and Minerals
2.00 News and Weather
followed by Storytime
●TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888
How China's waterways are the arteries of trade and the artists' inspiration.
Followed by Himalayan Pilgrimage The sacred River Ganges.
and Regional News; Weather
Word game with Paul Coia. ●STEREO
The artistic and cultural expression of six different women, through embroidery.
With Michelle Pfeiffer.
David Coleman tests the stars.
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World Ice Skating Championships 1976. The ice dance partnership of Pakhomova and Gorschkov.
Fresh Prince of Bel-Air: 72 Hours
Determined to prove himself, Carlton bets that he'll survive a weekend in LA's toughest neighbourhood.
7.05pm Open to Question
The series in which guests face a studio audience's tough questioning. First in the hot seat is Justin Fashanu, Britain's only openly gay professional football player. Chaired by John Kelly.
Chairman (Open to Question):
Guest (Open to Question):
Director (Open to Question):
Producer (Open to Question):
A series of early sound films.
Proud Canvas. Atlantic Ocean 1947. "This is the story of life aboard the square rig sailing ship Passat, the stuff of the great days of sail." This nautical "Voice" tells the story of a 12-week voyage from Sweden to Cape Town, of storm, calm, beauty, fear, a meeting with King Neptune, and the ship's pig, Oscar.
Research is now revealing that the most powerful pesticides may not be poisonous chemicals at all, but natural predators, which would keep pests in check at a fraction of the cost. But is biological pest control as effective as its advocates would have us believe?
An OSF/InCA production for BBCtv
Teletext Subtitles: page 888
The second part of Tony Marchant 's three-part story of love and grief. Starring Alun Armstrong Sue Johnston
The Ways Disease Association is now an official charity, but that's no guarantee of instant success. Roy devotes his energies to raising the disease's profile and spends more and more time away from home. Austin Mitchell. HIMSELF
Producer David Snodin Director Adnan Shergold ●STEREO
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Comedy and magic with Jerry Sadowitz and Dreenagh Darrell. Director Stephen Stewart Producer Jamie Rix ●STEREO
With Jeremy Paxman.
News from the world of the media and the arts.
Oleg Gordievsky and the Countess of Romanones discuss the future of spying with Jane Corbin.
(Shown at 5.00pm)