6.15 American History: Urban Transport and Harlem
6.40 Maths: Shrinking Polygons 2929717 7.05Biddingforthe
Olympics 7428663 7.30 Chemistry: Halogens and Noble Gases
3552934 7.55 Images and Innovation 9140840 8.20 King Lear
8.45 Bullying: Danger - Children at Play (Subtitled)
With Philippa Forrester. Stereo
International game show hosted by computer character Herman.
Rita and Mavis are looking after something for their film director boyfriends - but how long will Mam put up with it?
Written by Valerie Georgeson. from a story byJoanEadington
Given an unexpected day off,
Cathy and Madelin go "shopping" and land in serious trouble.
Episode written by Phil Redmond
False or True? - that's the decision young viewers have to make as they watch a fast-moving mix of fictional and factual film clips.
For viewers playing at home, the numbers are 0891-4477 1 (false), 089 1-[number removed](true) (calls cost 20p max), rules from FOT, BBC Audiocall, [address removed]
The Tracy Brothers travel to Glasgow in their search for music and find Hue and Cry, Evelyn Glennie , Capercaillie,
Blo Na Gael and the Strathclyde Youth Jazz Orchestra together with some mad pipers.
Today's edition features
Curt Smith , now pursuing a solo career after success with Tears for Fears. With Philippa Forrester and Toby Anstis.
In Australia, every region has its outsize tourist attractions. This film explores this supersize kitsch, including the Big Banana and the Big Cow.
Introduced by Hazel Irvine .
3.40 Water polo
Cricket: Fifth Test
England v Australia
Continued coverage from
Edgbaston of the fourth day's play in the fifth Comhill
Insurance Test. Commentary by Richie Benaud ,
Jack Bannister , Ray Illingworth ,
Geoff Boycott and Tony Lewis.
European Championships from Sheffield. Final day, with six events to be decided, plus the final of the men's water polo. The top Hungarian pair of Tamas Darnyi and Kristina Egerszegi , will be looking to add to their gold medal collections in the 200m individual medley and 200m backstroke respectively. Also today: finals of the men's
1500m freestyle and medley relay, women's 50m freestyle and 200m butterfly. With
Hamilton Bland, Andyjameson and Adrian Moorhouse.
From Monte Carlo. Featuring the best of the action from last night's Grand Prix meeting, the last major event before the world championships start in Stuttgart next weekend. Commentary by David Coleman , Stuart Storey and Paul Dickenson.
Producer (Swimming) Alastair Scott Editor Dave Gordon
Majorca andlbiza. A look at the variety to be found in the Balearic Islands of Spain. From the tourism, gypsy culture and traditional fiestas of Majorca to the tiny island of Formentera, famed for its nudist beaches. Then on to Ibiza with its beautiful people, hippies and noisy rave culture. Plus help and advice on finding jobs, where to go and what to do. ProducerSiobhan Mulholland Series producers Sharon Ali and Dave Stewart
Documentary series telling the dramatic story of how the oil industry has shaken the world economy, dominated global politics and affected all our lives. Power to the Producers. The
Seven Sisters, the major British and American oil companies, dominated the world of petroleum in the 50s and 60s. And then this exclusive Anglo-Saxon club was challenged.
Nasser closed the Suez Canal;
Opec was born; and a young Colonel Gaddafi changed the balance of power for ever. Producers Bassem Abdallah and Timothy Copestake
Series producer William Cran
An In Vision/Majestic production for BBCtv CoiourandB/W Stereo
A short series celebrating the work of great choreographers. Mats Ek's Giselle
Tonight, another chance to see Swedish choreographer Mats Ek's production of Giselle.
Though keeping the familiar Adolphe Adam music of the 19th-century ballet, Ek has discarded the usual setting in a romantic Rhineland village with dead spirits in a woodland glade. In his version, Giselle is confined to an asylum when she discovers that the stranger courting her is engaged to a woman from his own class. At the centre of the production is Anna Laguna 's award-winning performance as Giselle. Director Maans Reuterswaerd
A double bill of films by the cult director Sam Fuller , introduced by Alex Cox.
Run of the Arrow
Western starring Rod Steiger
An ex-confederate soldier, who refuses to accept the "death" of the South, escapes to the west and, after being subjected to a ritual endurance test, joins a Sioux Indian tribe. But he soon finds that he can fully accept neither the birth of the United States nor the Sioux ways.
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Thriller starring James Best
An American soldier assigned to the peace-keeping force falls in love with a girl in occupied Germany at the end of the Second World War. He is forced to leave his job in order to marry her, but then he discovers her links with the Werewolves, a sinister organisation of Nazis.
(1959) B/w Subtitled
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