9.00 The French Collection (Stereo)
9.25 Standard Grade English
9.45 Come Outside
10.00 Thunderbirds in French
10.05 Seeing through Science (Stereo)
10.30 Ghostwriter (Stereo)
11.00 Q and A (Stereo)
11.10 Landmarks: Tudors and Stuarts - the Gunpowder Plot
11.30 Ici Paris (Stereo)
11.45 History File
12.05 The Geography Programme
12.25 Lifeschool: F is for Food
12.50 Computing for the Terrified
1.20-1.40 Children's BBC with Chris Jarvis
1.35 Crystal Tipps and Alistair
1.40 Music Time (Stereo)
2.00 News (Subtitled) and Weather followed by Come Outside
Note: repeats are not indicated.
Presenter (Children's BBC):
Sue Barrett takes a weekend break in York. Rpt
The documentary series for the retired, and those thinking about retirement features a dance troupe doing the can-can.
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Followed by Westminster Live lain Macwhirter and John Cole present live coverage from the House of Commons, with Prime Minister's questions.
Weekly series in which ordinary women question a guest ot their choice. In the hot seat today is film director Michael Winner. Chaired by Janet Street-Porter.
Quiz with Martyn Lewis.
Magazine programme confronting current issues surrounding disabilities. With sign language interpretation.
Series producer Ian Macrae
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Texas in the 1880s: an emancipated woman heads west to start a new career as a newspaper editor. With Barry Sullivan and Gregory Walcott.
Director Tim Whelan (1955) FILM REVIEWS pages 59-66
County councils and Tory MPs are united with environmentalists in opposition to the East-West
Trunk Route and the proposed M25 extensions. Simon Montague asks: is a government U-turn possible? Producer Neill Angier
EditorMike Flood Page (Postponed from 21 October)
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I returns with a six-course gastronomic
Journey through France.
She starts in the rich soil of the Garden of France. In Tours she finds a traditional local dish of pork with prunes followed by chocolate mousse. And in a primary school in the town, children are already "learning how to be attentive to a wide variety of fragrances, tastes, aromas and textures".
This week, Mireille Johnston also unearths some delicious cultivated mushrooms, and learns the origins of the traditional dessert tarte tartin.
Producer Clare Brigstocke
BBC BOOK: Mireille Johnston 's French Cookery Course: part 2f 9.99/f 16.99 from booksellers.
Including a look at some adventurous car designs from the next generation of stylists at the Royal College of Art, a report on Damon Hill 's momentous year, a road-test of the latest Daihatsu Charade, and advice on second-hand
Producer Ken Pollock
Executive producer Dennis Adams
Trapped aboard a disintegrating ship, Rimmer abandons his crewmates.
Written by Rob Grant and Doug Naylor
Director Andy de Emmony, Producer Justin Judd
A Grant Naylor production for BBCtv
Chris Barrie's Kind of Day: Page 138
What Price Friendship?
Last in a series exploring man's relationship with his dog.
Every time we tinker with the colour, size or shape of dogs we think we're making our best friends look even better. Series producer Michael Waldman
A Union Pictures production for BBCtv
Presented byjeremy Paxman.
Highlights of Scotland's gay and lesbian festival Glasgay! Editor John Archer
Readings from the Booker prizewinner. Stereo
A US senator is determined to put a racketeer and his henchmen behind bars.
Director Joseph Kane (1952) B/W
Senator Bill Stepkens: