An update on the latest debates and issues raised in Parliament.
9.00 Short Circuit (Stereo)
9.10 Standard Grade Studies: Local Issue
9.30 Ici Paris: Paris et la Banlieue (Stereo)
9.45 You and Me: Unfamiliar Faces
10.00 Square 1: Probability
10.15 Over the Moon: Rubbish and Litter
10.30 History File: The Roman Empire (Stereo)
10.50 Mathsphere: Face Value/A Circular Argument (Stereo)
11.10 Landmarks: The Gateway to the North
11.30 Geography Programme: The Retail Chain
11.50 Topics: It's Your Concern/What Are You Good At? (Stereo)
12.10 Let's See: Go 4, 5
12.30 Science in Action: Bumper to Bumper
12.50 Teaching Today: The Management of Pupil Behaviour
1.20 Charlie Chalk
1.35 Crystal Tipps and Alistair
1.40 Music Time: The Castle (Stereo)
2.00 News and Weather
followed by You and Me: Unfamiliar Faces
Programme for consumers of welfare and public services, with news and information on rights, benefits and the law. Including a special report on the archaic visiting procedures for children of prisoners: why should they be punished as well?
Followed by Westminster Live
Featuring Prime Minister's questions and other parliamentary highlights.
and Regional News; Weather
Word game with Paul Coia. ● STEREO
Jeffrey Archer and Tony Banks , MP, discuss two of the week's hottest political potatoes.
New Zealand v England The action moves to New Zealand's premier stadium,
Eden Park , Auckland for the second of England's three Tests against the Kiwis. Highlights of the first day's play.
Introduced by Peter Williams.
FILM Robert Conrad
1885: ex-Secret Service agents Jim West and Artemus Gordon are brought out of retirement to track down a new and cunning adversary.
Director Burt Kennedy e TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888 ● FILMS: pages 41-48
Capt Sir David Edney:
Simpler, Fairer, Cheaper? Michael Heseltine 's description of his new Council Tax is put to the test by reporter Terry Dignan amid claims that the south east stands to lose millions in Government grants. Producer Sandy Smith
Executive producer Peter Lowe eTELEPHONE: Terry Dignan will host a phone-in on the Council Tax from
8.05-9.00pm on BBC Radio Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Essex, Kent, Oxford, Surrey and Sussex. Fortelephone numbers see page 90. 0 REGIONAL PROGRAMME: see panel
Four programmes taking a look at the experience of redundancy. 1: Closing for Christmas?
The focus falls on the staff of the oldest ironmongers in Britain - Tills of Battle.
Established in 1680, the shop has survived revolutions, wars and previous recessions. But the current economic climate has proved fatal. Producer Louise Panton
Machines that refused to die.
The Enfield Bullet Motorcycle British motorcycles died out in the 1970s but one is still being made in the Indian city of Madras. Producer Paul Wooding
Series producer Peter Grimsdale
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A further clutch of comedy sketches written by and starring the dynamic duo,
Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie. Director Kevin Bishop
Producers Kevin Bishop and Nick Symons ● STEREO; TELETEXT SUBTITLES: p888
Six stories from the new Spain, presented by Ian Gibson , an Irish author who has taken Spanish citizenship. In the first,
Consuming Passions, he gives a personal account of the transformation from Franco's backward dictatorship to today's vibrant democracy. Series producer
Alan Bookbinder says: "We hope to show the revitalisation of a country, how the colour and vitality has been given an extra boost by democracy. The series gets beyond the holiday costas many tourists know." Producer Jonathan Gili e TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888 eDOCUMENTARY: page 10
1: Esther Rantzen tackles
Esther Rantzen on whether she is in the right job, on hostile reviews, and on the accusation that Childline is just an ego trip. Producer Michael Davies
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