Victorian Dissenting Chapels
Highlights of the day's play.
Celebrating the 70th anniversary this month of the birth of Judy Garland. Starring Judy Garland Mickey Rooney
Student playboy Danny Churchill Jr always manages to find a beautiful girl to pursue - and when the girl is Ginger Gray, who can blame him?
With Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra.
Director Norman Taurog
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Danny Churchill Jr:
Bryan McNerney visits Bungay Castle in Suffolk.
A Ragged Royalist production for BBCtv
The farm has frozen over and Pat has to get his skates on to do his round - and go by sledge as well.
Live coverage from the All England Club with John Barrett , Mark Cox , Barry Davies , Bill Threlfall , Paul Hutchins , John Alexander and Julian Tutt.
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2.00pm and 3.00pm News and Weather
3.50pm News; Weather and Regional News; Weather
The first of a four-part documentary series on the resurgence of Islam in the former Soviet states of central Asia.
The Red Retreat. There are an estimated 65 million Muslims in the republics of what was the Soviet Union, and, after 70 years of suppression, they have won a new freedom. Tonight's programme focuses on the gas and oil potential of Turkmenistan, a republic where the communist old guard is still in power, but where the shift is to a market economy and a long awaited return to Islamic traditions.
Series producer Charles Bruce
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The Floriade Show is an enormous horticultural exhibition which takes place in Holland every ten years. Geoff Hamilton and Liz Rigbey explore this floral extravaganza. Series producer Rosemary Forgan Executive producer Tony Laryea
A Catalyst Television production for BBCtv ●GARDENING: page 19
Rik Mayall and Adrian Edmondson 's comedy series about two bachelors at the bottom of life's heap.
Gas. A neighbour bursts a blood vessel. With Brian Glover.
Director/Producer Ed Bye
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Personal documentaries in verse, written by contemporary poets and part of the Commissions and Collaborations season.
Pieces of Peace
A part autobiographical, part documentary film by Adrian Mitchell which goes in search of peace in an age of violence. The film combines the paintings of refugee children with the work of cartoonist, illustrator and writer Ralph Steadman. Director Kate Broome
Executive producer Peter Symes
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Last in the series of the comedy news quiz, hosted by Angus Deayton. Ian Hislop and Paul Merton are joined by Cecil Parkinson and Norman Willis.
Producer Harry Thompson
A Hat Trick production for BBCtv ●STEREO
Paul Foot reviews the press. Producer Brian Armstrong
A Granada production for BBCtv
lain Macwhirter looks at the work of Parliament.
Editor Geoffrey Sumner
Continuing the Discovering Latin
A merica season with the first showing on network television of this comedy from Cuba.
The widow of a factory worker fights for a pension. In Spanish with English subtitles. Director Tomas Gutierrez Alea
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