6.35 Maths Methods: Catenaries
7.00 Modem Art: Mondrian 7.25 The Rise of Scientific Europe 7.50 Technology: A Solution of Salt 8.15 Physical Chemistry: Ammonia
Synthesis 8.40 The Sellingof the New Deal 9.05 New Formulae for
Food 9.30 Arts: The Great Exhibition
9.55 Man-Made Macromolecules
10.20 The Jewish Enigma 10.45 Ndebele Women House Painters 11. 10 IT in Bank Training 11.35 The Industry of Culture
Laurie Mayer presents a political review for the region. With reports from Jonathan Beale and Tim Donovan. 0 REGIONAL PROGRAMME
Introduced by Steve Rider. Provisional Timetable
12.30 Cricket; 1.00 Golf l.lOCanoeing; 1.40 Cricket
3.40 Tennis; 5.00 Cricket
Cricket: First Test
England v Pakistan
Fourth day of the summer's opening Test match, from
Edgbaston, between the two World Cup finalists. England are firmly established at the forefront of Test cricket after drawing with the West Indies last summer and winning in New Zealand. But Pakistan are looking for a third successive series victory against them.
French Open men's final from Paris. Jim Courier beat Andre Agassi last year, in the first all-American French Open final since 1954, to become the fifth different winner of this title in as many years. Commentary by John Barrett and Mark Cox.
A report on the outcome of the Curtis Cup at Royal Liverpool Golf Club. It's the women's equivalent of the Walker Cup for male amateur players, with Great Britain and Ireland hoping to reclaim the trophy they lost in the USA two years ago. Report by Helen Rollason.
World Cup slalom event from Nottingham, where Britain's
Olympic hopefuls were looking for a successful warm-up for Barcelona. Commentary by Julian Tutt.
Producer Martin Hopkins Editor Dave Gordon
Made in Taiwan
Will this tiny country off the coast of China come to challenge the hi-tech industries of the west? Michael Robinson reports on Taiwan's attempt to get out of low-cost production and become a knowledge-based economy.
Producer Dale Hayhurst Editor David Nissan
A rerun of David Attenborough 's series forming The Life Trilogy. 5: Conquest of the Waters. Fish occur in populations of billions and there are over 30,000 species, more than in any other group of backboned animals. They can fly, produce electricity, live in the black ocean depths, survive in hot soda lakes or under the Antarctic ice, and even, like the salmon, migrate across oceans and up waterfalls.
Producer Richard Brock
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Six films for the Commissions and Collaborations season in which a contemporary artist visits places which inspired an artist from the past.
The Mexican artist Frida Kahlo was the first woman to paint an inner world of love, pain and rejection.
Thirty-eight years after her death, her paintings have found a huge audience and a cult following. Hollywood is to film her life story, with Madonna tipped to play the lead. In this film, British artist Helen Chadwick goes to Mexico to follow up her fascination with Frida, and to untangle the web of intrigue and myth that has been spun around her.
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A preview of this new series starting on Thursday on BBC2. After the Second World War many people believed science could be used to build a better world. Pandora's Box explores that vision and its outcome.
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Alex Cox presents another in the season of cult movies. Junior Bonner
Sam Peckinpah 's unusual western starring Steve McQueen Robert Preston
Rodeo star Junior Bonner returns to his home town of Prescott, Arizona, to enter a Fourth of July contest. Eagerly looking forward to a reunion with his family, he is dismayed at what he finds.
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Moviedrome producer Nick Freand Jones
England v Pakistan
Richie Benaud introduces highlights of the fourth day's play from Edgbaston. • STEREO
Supernatural drama series starring Darren McGavin Chopper. When Carl Kolchak begins to investigate the mysterious deaths of ex-members of a Chicago motorbike gang, he becomes the hunted prey of a deathwish headless rider.
Normski's guests tonight include Adeva, Oceanic and Kym Sims. Plus Monie Love on film from New York.