Adventure starring Frank McCormack For the love of Isobel Brandon , Otis Madison joins the Foreign Legion. Director Herbert Brenon (1931)
FILM REVIEWS pages 53-62
The work of Frank Nelson - part artist, part mechanic.
9.05 The Science Collection Stereo 9474265 9.30
Mathscope: Playground saved? 4572081 9.45Storytime:Nini attheCarnival Stereo
10.00 Thunderbirds in French - puppet series 1670468 10.05 Thinkabout Science - Going to the Moon (2) Stereo
10.20 Search Out Science:
Communication - Gettingthe Message 198517810.40
Around Scotland: Personal and Social Development
11.00 Words and Pictures: The Little Fir Tree Stereo
11.15 English Time: Writing in Style-Stories Stereo
11.55QandA:25yearsofScene Drama 8936212 12.05 Quinze Minutes 913508112.20 TV6: Pandora's Box - The League of Gentlemen (2) Stereo Subtitled 2337081 12.50Teaching Today: Sex Education for
1.20-1.40 Children's BBC with Chris Jarvis Stereo 1.20 Brum 38622604 1.30 Stoppit and Tidy Up 23967517 1.35 Crystal Tipps and Alistair
Mapmakers - Mapping the Future Stereo 85568361 2.00 News Subtitled and Weatherfollowed by Storytime Stereo Note: repeats are not indicated.
Ireland's leading children's entertainer. Rpt
Followed by Westminster Live
Live coverage of Parliament and its committees.
The crew of the Enterprise falls under the influence of an intangible menace which brings the starship to the brink of destruction.
Boston and Washington, DC Magenta De Vine and Rajan Datar visit New England, have a spellbinding time in Salem, then move on the seat of political power. Producer Jane Knowles
Series producer Sharon Ali
Kiri Te Kanawa , Placido Domingo , Sylvie Guillem and Irek
Mukhamedov are among the stars from the worlds of opera and ballet featured in this centenary tribute to
Tchaikovsky, coming live from the Royal Opera House in London in the presence of HRH the Prince of Wales.
Highlights of this "winter gala" include Domingo conducting the 1812 Overture, and singing the Lensky aria from Eugene Onegin , andKiriTe Kanawa performing
Rachmaninov's Vocalise and the Czardas fromJohann
There is also a feast of ballet, includingexcerpts from the Nutcracker (Leanne Benjamin and Tetsuya Kumakawa ) and Sleeping Beauty (Lesley Collier and Mukhamedov), the Balanchine pas de deux (Darcey Bussell and Zoltan Solymosi ) and the pas de deux from
Anastasia (VivianaDuranteand Bruce Sansom ). Guillem dances La Luna , choreographed for her by Bejart to music by Bach.
Anna Tomowa-Sintow , Tito Beltran , Paata Burchuladze ,
Dmitri Hvorostovsky , Sergei Leiferkus. The conductors are
Edward Downes , Barry Wordsworth ,
Stephen Barlow and the Kirov's Valery Gergiev ; the evening is introduced by James Naughtie.
In the interval, there's a visit to the Birmingham Royal Ballet, resident in the city since 1990. Director Brian Large
Producer Peter Maniura
By the Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer, Gordon Brown. With subtitles.
Presented by Peter Snow.
The regular review of cultural highlights of the month, with a scientific theme. Presented by Tracey Macleod.
The second in a late-night run of films in tribute to the late
Vincent Price , who stars in all three horror stories, based on three of Edgar Allan Poe 's classic tales. Also starring
Peter Lorre , Basil Rathbone
The spirit of a woman who died in childbirth seeks revenge.
The Black Cat
A cuckolded husband's plans for revenge backfire when a cat's cries help the police discover the bodies of his wife and her lover.
The Case of M Valdemar
The tale of a man put into a coma by an evil rival in love.
Director Roger Corman (1962)
(Diary of a Madman, tomorrow 12.10am)