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: Breakfast News

With signing.

: Westminster

A full report on yesterday's proceedings in the Commons and the Lords - and on the committee corridor.

: Reviving Antiques

How to clean tin and brass.
With John FitzMaurice Mills.

: Daytime on Two

9.05 The Science Collection

9.30 Mathscope: Time and Travel

9.45 Storytime: It's Mine!
(Stereo)

10.00 Thunderbirds in French
Puppet series.

10.05 Thinkabout Science: Whose Canal Is It Anyway?
(Stereo)

10.20 Search Out Science: Communication - Picking Up the Vibes

10.40 Around Scotland: Children of Coal and Iron

11.00 Words and Pictures: A Roar for Stanley/One Rich Rajah
(Stereo)

11.15 English Time: Writing in Style - Poetry 1
(Stereo)

11.35 Ghostwriter: Am I Blue?
(Stereo)

12.05 Quinze Minutes

12.20 TV6: The Essential History of Europe - Germany
(Stereo)

12.50 Teaching Today: IT for Primary Teachers

1.20-1.40 Children's BBC
with Chris Jarvis (Stereo)
1.20 Brum
1.30 Joshua Jones

1.40 Zig Zag: Map Makers: Town and Around
(Stereo)

2.00 News (Subtitled) and Weather
followed by Storytime
(Stereo)

Note: repeats are not indicated.

Contributors

Presenter (Children's BBC): Chris Jarvis

: Canvas

Looking at the work of Joseph Wright , a unique
English 18th-century painter. With Jonathan Miller.

Contributors

Unknown: Joseph Wright
Unknown: Jonathan Miller.

: CountryFile

: News and Weather

Subtitled (news)
Followed by Westminster Live
Ian Macwhirter presents live coverage of Parliament and its select committees.

Contributors

Unknown: Ian MacWhirter

: News and Weather

Regional News; Weather

: Catchword

Word game with Paul Coia.

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Coia.

: A Question of Sport

Sports quiz hosted by David Coleman.

Contributors

Unknown: David Coleman.

: Today's the Day

News quiz presented by Martyn Lewis.

Contributors

Presented By: Martyn Lewis.

: Food and Drink

: Star Trek

And the Children Shall Lead On the planet Triacus, the crew finds children with a deadly intelligence.

: Def II Rough Guide to the Americas

Venezuela. From Caracas, travel up the Andes by cable car and see the world's highest waterfall, the Angel Falls. Producer Sam Anthony
Series producer Sharon Ali

Contributors

Producer: Sam Anthony
Producer: Sharon Ali

: American Trilogy

Personal views on three icons of 20th-century American art.

: Open Space

Swimming in the Rain
"There's no better feeling at the end of a hot, sticky day, than to dive into an open-air pool and swim along looking up at the little clouds and the birds flying overhead." So says Nicky Cowan in praise of the lido, now a threatened species. Producer Gavin Dutton
Series editor Giles Oakley

Contributors

Unknown: Nicky Cowan
Producer: Gavin Dutton
Editor: Giles Oakley

: Timewatch Children of the Third Reich

In April, a group of 18 people met in a small town halfway between
Tel Aviv and Jerusalem. Some were Jewish, the sons and daughters of Holocaust survivors; the rest were German, the children of Nazi war criminals.
Producer Catrine Clay interviewed the participants as they faced up to a hitherto unspeakable shared history.
One of them is the son of Martin Boorman , another is the son a woman found buried under a pile of corpses in Belsen. Editor Laurence Rees
SEE THIS WEEK page 15

Contributors

Producer: Catrine Clay
Unknown: Martin Boorman
Editor: Laurence Rees

: Celebrity Mantelpiece

With writer Kingsley Amis. Producer Clara Glynn
Series producer Nicholas Barker

Contributors

Producer: Clara Glynn
Producer: Nicholas Barker

: Seinfeld

Eating a Chinese meal proves a problem for Jerry and friends, in this new American sitcom.

: The Buddha of Suburbia

In the second part of Hanif Kureishi 's comic four-part story of political and sexual Initiation set south London and adapted by Kureishi and director
Roger Michell , Jamila's intended husband Changez arrives from Bombay. But his passion seems to be not for her, but in discovering the whereabouts of 221 Baker Street.
The title song and incidental music to this adaptation of Kureishi'sl991Whitbread
Prize-winning novel were written by David Bowie.
Producer Kevin Loader
Followed by Sarajevo - a Street under Siege

Contributors

Unknown: Hanif Kureishi
Unknown: Roger Michell
Written By: David Bowie.
Producer: Kevin Loader
KarimAmir: Naveen Andrews
Haroon Amir: Roshan Seth
EvaKay: Susan Fleetwood
CharlieKay: Steven MacKintosh
Changez: Harish Patel
Margaret Amir: Brenda Blethyn
UncleTed: John McEnery
Auntiejean: Janet Dale
Jamila: Nisha Nayar
Anwar: Badi Uzzaman
Jeeta: Surendra Kochar
ShadwelL: David Bamber
Helen: Vicky Murdock

: Newsnight

Presented by Jeremy Paxman.

Contributors

Presented By: Jeremy Paxman.

: The Late Show: Face to Face

Painter David Hockney talks to Jeremy Isaacs.

Contributors

Interviewee: David Hockney
Interviewer: Jeremy Isaacs.

: Weatherview

: Booker 1993

Readings from the winning novel.

: Yaaba

Showing as part of BBC2's Festival! season, this drama set in Burkina Faso is a simple tale of the unlikely friendship between two children and an old outcast woman. With
English subtitles.
Director Idrissa Ouedraogo (1989)
FILM REVIEWS pages 59-66

Contributors

Director: Idrissa Ouedraogo








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