Parliamentary update on Monday's affairs.
Today: cleaning soapstone. With JohnFitzMaurice Mills.
9.45 You and Me
An SFTV production for BBCtv
10.00 Movable Feasts
10.15 Look and Read
10.35 Q and A
11.00 Watch: Children in History
11.15 Thunderbirds in French
11.20 English Express
11.40 The French Collection
12.05 History File: Expansion, Trade and Industry
12.25 Lifeschool: G ls for Green
12.50 Teaching Today
Teaching reading (Stereo)
1.20-1.40 Children's BBC
with Chris Jarvis (Stereo)
1.20 The Brollys
1.35 Crystal Tipps and Alistair
1.40 Health E
2.00 News (Subtitled) and Weather
followed by You and Me
Note: repeats are not indicated.
Presenter (Children's BBC):
The daily round of the tree surgeon. Rpt
Followed by Westminster Live lain Macwhirter and John Cole present live coverage of the House of Commons, including Prime Minister's
A series looking at the most notorious criminals of the century.
In 1963 a mail train was ambushed on its way from
Glasgow to London. In one of the largest robberies ever, the gang got away with more than £2½ million.
First World War drama starring Michael York
Desperate to develop a weapon to counter the Zeppelins which are dropping bombs on London, the British decide to plant a spy at the German airship factory.
Director Etienne Perier 1971)
Maj Alfred Tauntler:
Prof Christian Altsckul:
Personal views on three icons of 20th-century American art from the Royal Academy exhibition in London.
A Short Break in the Interference
There's a revolution going on in South African television.
Instead of an unqualified diet of pro-government coverage there are moves towards objective news and documentaries that challenge status quo assumptions, with some top-rated shows presented by blacks.
What role will television play in the new South Africa? Will the ANC simply replace the old white monopoly with a black one?
Campaigning white journalist Donald Woods , who fell foul of the old regime in particular because of his friendship with the black activist Steve Biko , seeks the answers. Producer Carla Garapedian Editor Glynn Jones
This week the Smith family prepare traditional gypsy recipes over an open fire in the hopfields of Kent. Mussels are grilled with pesto and parmesan. Perry has been seen as the poor relation of cider, but now traditional brews are available and the best-known brand has a butch new image. What does it taste like?
Presented by Chris Kelly ,
Michael Barry and Jill Goolden. Studiodirector Linda Nash
Producers Alison Field and Tim Hincks A Bazal production for BBCtv
RECIPES: are available in BBC Good Food Magazine and on Ceefax page 686.
Richard Dreyfuss Teri Garr
Joe Trotter has promised to stop gambling, but betting on a dead cert doesn't count because he's not really risking anything - except losing his long-suffering wife
Director Joe Pytka (1989)
FILM REVIEWS pages 47-51
Followed by Sarajevo - a Street under Seige
With Jeremy Paxman
With Sarah Dunant.
Readings from this year's
Booker Prize-winning novel.
Historical drama showing as part of the Festival! season to coincide with the London Film
Festival. In a castle in 13th-century France, the baron and his virtuous young wife
Blanche prepare to receive their king. The favourable impression Blanche makes on the king is the first link in a tragic chain of events. In
French with English subtitles. Director Walerian Borowczyk (1971)