Shreddar tries to enlist the aid of a ghost.
With Signing. Subtitled ...................3425204
Review of yesterday's debates in Parliament.....................................5825117
Note: repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Jeunes Francophones (ages 14-16). Notre environnement.
9.20 Mathsphere (ages 11-16). Would You Believe It? '/Compact Costing
5631556 9.40 Thunderbirds in Hindi. The Perils of Penelope (part 5).
9.45 Come Outside (ages 4-5). Apples. Auntie Mabel and her dog Pippin visit an apple orchard in Kent.
Presenter (Children's BBC):
10.25 Ghostwriter (ages 10-12). A Crime of Two Cities: Part 1
10.55 Watch (ages 6-7). Natural History: Autumn
11.10 In Living Memory (ages 14-16). Getting There
Last in a series of historical documentaries about life in Wales.
11.30 Landmarks (ages 9-12) Britain since 1930. Victory,
11.50 The Art (ages 11-14). The Art of living Things.
12.10 Short Circuit (ages 14-16). Fatal Addiction (Smoking).
1.00 Lifeschool (ages 14+). E Is for
Ecstasy. How harmful is Ecstasy? 81114372 1.25 History File (ages 11-14). Expansion, Trade and Industry. Britain
1750-1900. Trade and Transport. 80731556 1.45 Storytime (ages 4-5). Big, Bad Barney Bear.
Presenter (Children's BBC):
Documentary about the Vietminh siege of French positions in the town of Dien Bien Phu in 1954. French generals were outwitted and outfought by Vietnamese peasant forces against a background of military blunders and devious political bargaining .....................................
Followed by Westminster Live Live coverage from the House of Commons, including Prime Minister's
Questions. Subtitled ......................7097310
Conclusion of this afternoon's Grand Prix quarter-final from the Assembly Rooms,
Derby. Stereo .......................................9376
An Arabian Nights fantasy starring
Captured by the evil Khalif of Baghdad, Sinbad learns that he must solve a closely-guarded secret if he is to gain his freedom.
Director Ted Tetzlaff ) 1955) ....................72556 ♦ FILM REVIEWS pages 69-76
When PC Patrick Dunne was shot dead in South London exactly a year ago, there were widespread callsfor all police officers to be routinely armed. But in the absence of a national debate, have all the alternatives been fully explored? PC Dunne's brother Ivan joins reporter Michael Delahay to meet those on both sides of the debate on guns and the police force.
A phone-in discussion on the issues raised in First Sight will follow immediately on BBC Radios Berkshire, Kent, Oxford and GLR. To take part call [number removed]after the programme. Producer Michael Gooding
Editor Alison Rooper REGIONAL PROGRAMME: see variations below
Adventures in the Far North. For keen climbers the remote beauty of Scotland's far north is the spiritual heart of the Highlands, but until recently this remote region with its stark mountains and sparkling lochs lacked even a proper guidebook.
Cameron McNeish meets climbers like
Clive Rowland , Alan Fyffe ,
Andy Cunningham and Mick Fowlerwho have recently been inspired by the mystery of this vast landscape and joins them on a variety of terrains, from the hard rock of the Ardmair crags to the classic winter climb, Emerald Gully on snowbound Beinn Dearg. Also,
Fowler is seen on the first ascent of a spectacular ice fall.
Series producer/Director Richard Else
Jeremy Clarkson and Quentin Willson run the rule over the star exhibits at Britain's biggest motoring event - the British International Motor Show at the NEC in Birmingham. Expect Ford's controversial new Scorpio, Volkswagen's long-awaited Polo and new challengers from Korea in the shape of the Hyundai Accent and a car from Daewoo, better known to date as manufacturers of TVs, video recorders and microwaves. Away from the crowds, Tiff Needell gets to grips on road and track with a car that's got Formula 1 pedigree.
See today's choices.
Biographical drama starring
He was born Walter Valentino Liberace.
He dreamt of becoming a great classical pianist, but then dedicated himself to success ratherthan music, playing in whorehouses, sleazy bars and small nightclubs as he honed his craft. Liberace cultivated a flamboyant and glamorous image, earningthe title MrShowmanship. But all the glitter served only to hide a sad and unfulfilled private life, culminating in lawsuits and the star's final illness through Aids.
Director David Greene (1988)
* FILM REVIEWS pages 69-76
Followed by Bard on the Box: Essential Shakespeare
With Kirsty Wark.
Arts and media magazine programme. Mark Lawson introduces the roundup of the week's cultural events and is joined by panellists Tom Paulin and Tony Parsons.
Brazilian tribute to Orson
Welles's classic film noir The
Lady from Shanghai, starring
An estate agent, killing time on a sultry summer night, wanders into a cinema. Sitting next to him in the shadows is a beautiful woman, a lookalike of the on-screen heroine. In Portuguese with English subtitles.
Director Guiiherme De Almeida Prado
(1987) ........................................... # FILM REVIEWS pages 69-76