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Daily four-part story in the adventure series set on the i streets of Brooklyn, New York. Who Burned Mr Brinker's Store? (parti). When
Mr Brinker 's video store burns down, Jamal is the prime suspect. Rpt Stereo
A look at the work of playwright Margaret Pine.
Pathe News this week in 1953. A Griffin production for BBCtv
Phone [number removed]to play the TV computer game Maggot Moments. Stereo
WRITE TO: Children's BBC, PO Box 4567,
London W 12 6AA.
Comedy, music and fun with host Mickey Hutton. The guest is magician Geoffrey Durham.
Today: computer games; fashion for the young; and how a safe and comfortable environment is designed for oil rig workers.
I Lassie and Ranger Turner endanger a fawn. Rpt
The stars of Hollywood's magical silent age feature in this compilation of classic
? scenes of outrageous slapstick , and swashbuckling action.
I With Douglas Fairbanks ,
Charlie Chaplin , Stan Laurel , Oliver Hardy ,
Fatty Arbuckle, the Keystone Cops. (1961) B/W
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Stan and Ollie have to babysit. Director James Parrott (1930) B/W
And at 12.50pm
Thicker than Water
Ollie decides to spend his savings on a grandfather clock. Director James W Home (1935)
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A look at model railways.
Photographer: Russell Lee
A film on the life and times of the pioneer of flash photography.
From Newcastle upon Tyne.
Regional News; Weather
Keith Grant talks about his sculpture, Stjoan, which stands outside London's Shaw
Featuring some of the oldest plants and some that grow in the most unlikely places.
Live action from the World Athletics Championships.
5.50 Women's 100m semi-finals
6.00 Men's triple jump final
6.20 Men's 400m semi-finals
7.00 Women's 3,000m final
7.20 Men's 5,000m final
7.45 Women's 100m final
A fascinating night in prospect with five finals to be decided.
World Cup champion
Jonathan Edwards carries Britain's hopes in the triple jump and t there's bound to be a major
1 British presence in the javelin. Yvonne Murray and Rob Denmark will be looking for a medal in the women's 3,000m and men's 5,000m respectively, while the climax to the evening i is the women's 100m. Earlier t on, Wigan's David Grindley will be trying to reach tomorrow's 400m final. Introduced by J Desmond Lynam.
I Last film on British culture and identity. Black Ink
The black British press has a long history, dating back to anti-colonial publications in the 19th century. Today there are over 60 titles ranging from community newspapers, to comics to glossy magazines. I So how do black journalists approach a story? Is there a black news agenda? And why are there so few black reporters working on the big nationals? The programme examines the history of the black press, talks to some of I today's black journalists, and focuses on The Voice, the most successful ethnic publication in Britain, selling over 50,000 copies a week. Director Kolton Lee
Producers Ahmed Ahmadzadeh and Hugh Williams
An Aimimage production for BBCtv
Contemporary comedy starring Tim Matheson
Mike and Amy are married but are rival journalists - he's a columnist, she's a sportswriter. t When they decide to have a baby, he includes it in his column. Amy starts one of her own, and soon the whole of Los
Angeles begins to share their intimate secrets.
Director James Frawley (1987)
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Robert Scotty Scott:
Comedy series set in a satellite TV station, written by Angus Deayton and Geoffrey Perkins. Joining them in a round of frank discussions about sex are Philip Pope , Helen Atkinson Wood ,
Michael Fenton Stevens , Kate Williams and Arabella Weir. DirectorJohn Kilby; Producer Jamie Rix
Presented by Sue Cameron.
In the first of nine programmes from the Edinburgh International
Festival over the next three weeks, Kirsty Wark presents the pick of the performances, and the strongest stories from the world's biggest festival. Tonight's highlights include Angelo Abela 's Edinburgh
Squash, the show that packs the festival into 60 minutes, and an exhibition from New York in its only British showing, Years of Photography.
Producer Andrea Miller ; Editor John Archer
Another chance to see the story of a Czech company - the country's largest chocolate manufacturer - as it begins to develop with the aid of western investment. Watching over it is the controversial European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.