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: Open University

6.20 Cognitive Development: Out of Sight, Out of Mind
6.45 Maarten Van Heemskerck : Humanism and Painting
3003533 7.lOLanguageand ! Literature 3036200 7.35The Enlightenment: Humanityandthe Scaffold

Contributors

Unknown: Maarten van Heemskerck

: Breakfast News

With signing.

: Westminster Daily

Friday's proceedings.

: Look Stranger

Bill Abernethy.

Contributors

Unknown: Bill Abernethy.

: A Week to Remember

IPathe News this week in 1954. A Griffin production for BBCtv
(Rptdat3.40pm) B/W

: Daytime on Two

9.05 Topics for Tutorials -Inside knowledge: fashion victims
! Stereo8545552 9.25 Job Bank
-Findingajob
9.45 Numbers Plus: Infant Maths Stereo 4990692 10.00 Go
4,5: My Health-Diet 4948587 10.20 Music Time Stereo 4851007 10.45
Thinkabout Science
3640007 ll.OOZigZag 4169741 11.25TheScience Collection 5730991 11.50
JeunesFrancophones
12.10 The Geography
Programme 1876910 12.30
Study Ireland: History
12.50 TeachingToday - Singing iscentral
1.20-1.40 Children's BBC with ChrisJarvis Stereo 1.20The Adventures of Buzzy Bee and Friends 28207668 1.25Melvin and Maureen's Music-a-Grams Stereo 48431823 1.40
Landmarks: History ofWritingand Printing Stereo
67791804 2.00 News and Weather: followed by Numbers Plus Note: repeats are not indicated. !

: Westminster reports

Regional programmes shown yesterday at 2.00pm.

: First Eleven

Anthony Bloom looks at j Dali's Christ of St Johnof the Cross.

Contributors

Unknown: Anthony Bloom

: News and Weather

Subtitled (news)
Songs of Praise
Celebrating CS Lewis's life. (Shown yesterday at 6.25pm on BBC1)

: A Week to Remember

(Shownat8.50am) B/W

: News and Weather

Regional News; Weather

: Today's the Day

Quiz show.

: People of the Valley

The Welsh-language soap. Who goes on a spree? With English subtitles.
Series producer Glenda Jones

Contributors

Producer: Glenda Jones

: Catchword

Word game. Stereo 9133'

: Gardeners' World

Stephen Lacey introduces the first of a four-part feature on foliage. With Geoff Hamilton.
Stereo

Contributors

Introduces: Stephen Lacey
Unknown: Geoff Hamilton.

: Def IIThe Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

Hex and the Single Guy. Hilary announces that she's arranged a psychic seance.

: The Ren and Stimpy Show

Cult animation.
SEE THIS WEEK page 14

: Rough Guide to Careers

50 Inspiring Ideas: Update 94 A look at butlering, life as a vet and hat designing. Director Michael Wadding
Series producer Danielle Lux
Revisedrpt

: Young Musician of the Year

Piano Masterclass
Taking tonight's class at the Royal Academy of Music in London is the internationally acclaimed French pianist Jean-Bernard Pommier, who works with pianists Simon Crawford-Philips, Andrew Law and Daniel Ben-Pienaar on the classical and French repertoire with which he has made his reputation. With Sarah Greene.
Event sponsored by Lloyds Bank

Followed by Video Nation
Shown throughout the week, these short films are a record of the lives of 55 people,

Contributors

Pianist: Jean-Bernard Pommier
Pianist: Simon Crawford-Philips
Pianist: Andrew Law
Pianist: Daniel Ben-Pienaar
Presenter: Sarah Greene
Director: Declan Lowney
Producer: Jan Younghusband

: Horizon

Hubble Vision
The less-than-perfect pictures received from the Hubble space telescope, following earlier delays in the project, were a scientific disappointment and a financial embarrassment.
Much was at stake, then, when a rescue mission flew into space to chase, catch and repair the equipment. The precision needed is indicated by one of the astronauts when describing the main mirror of the telescope: "If you scaled up the mirror to the size of the 48 continuous states of the USA, it would be smooth to within oneinch."
The mission proves almost as smooth, in spite of the constant need to react to the unexpected, and the relief of those on the ground is obvious. Horizon follows this journey into space from training to triumph. Written and produced by Alec Nisbett Editor Jana Bennett
SEE THIS WEEK page 10

Contributors

Produced By: Alec Nisbett
Editor: Jana Bennett

: Sister Wendy's Grand Tour

In 1992, Sister Wendy Beckett left her life of solitary contemplation to travel around Britain's art galleries, drawn by her love of art. Now she ventures overseas for the first time in over 20 years to visit the great European collections.
This week she visits Florence, seeing the work of Fra Angelico, Botticelli, Allori and Gentileschi.
Future stops on the tour include Vienna, Rome, Madrid, Paris and St Petersburg.

Contributors

Unknown: Wendy Beckett

: Grand Slam

Comedy-thriller about a convicted killer who jumps bail in search of his stashed loot.
But Hardball and Gomez are determined to track him down.
Director Bill L Norton (1989)
FILM REVIEWS pages 41-44
Followed by Sarajevo - a Street under Siege

Contributors

Hardball Baketenekoff: John Schneider
PedroN Gomez: Paul Rodriguez
Ann: Susan Walters
Agllilar: Juan Fernandez

: Newsnight

With Jeremy Paxman

Contributors

Unknown: Jeremy Paxman

: The Late Show

Out in America
As Philadelphia, Hollywood's first Aids-related movie, arrives in Britain, this report examines the growing cultural power of gay America.
Producer Anthony Lee : Series editor Michael Poole

Contributors

Producer: Anthony Lee
Editor: Michael Poole

: Weatherview

: Modern Art

Paris's Musée d'Orsay.
12.25-1.25am OU Downloaded
Video: Video Design

: Nightschool

Five Scene programmes.








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