6.00 Diabetes - Restoringthe Balance
7949094 6.25 Beating the Morning Rush 7031029 6.50 Britain and the Global
Economy: Regions Apart? 6093181 7.40 The Planet Earth: a Scientific Model
2241029 8.05 Oceanography:
Understanding the Oceans
8.55 Art in 15th-century Italy: Panel
Painting 8104810 9.20 The Developing World: Lessons from Kerala
9.45 Global Warming: Climates of Opinion 6071758 10.35 The Magic Flute 3159655 11.00 Ouverture: Plus Ca Change 9570926 11.25There'sa Degree in Me Somewhere
Screwball comedy, directed by Howard Hawks and starring
Cary Grant , Katharine Hepburn
David Huxley is a quiet professor, dedicated to zoological research. He is perfectly content to live out his life among the dry bones and exhibits of pre-historic dinosaurs. But when he encounters society girl Susan Vance and pet leopard, Baby, the peace and order of his life are shattered.
(1938) B/W Dark Victory is this afternoon at 2.50pm + FILM REVIEWS pages 45-50
Major Horace Applegate:
Mrs Hannah Gogarty:
A Musician's Story. A short film about a jazz teacher................................
Third in a series of six weekly reports reviewingthe week's evidence heard by Lord Nolan's committee investigating standards in public life. Presented by John Pienaar
Bette Davis Long Island heiress Judith Traherne has a jet-setting lifestyle centred on herthoroughbred horses. Plagued by headaches, she is persuaded to visit eminent brain specialist Dr Frederick Steele , who advises that only an immediate operation can save her.
Director Edmund Goulding (1939)
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Dr Frederick Steele:
Highlights from last week's edition of The Late Show. With Tracey MacLeod.
European Figure Skating
Championships from Dortmund,
Germany. Featuringthe ladies free programme. Commentary by Alan Weeks and Barry Davies.
Producer Alastair Scott ; Executive producer
Jim Reside ....................................
6.00 TOTP 2 The best of Thursday's Top of the Pops, plus pop nostalgia with a look back at the career of Annie Lennox and the Human League's TOTP debut in 1980 with Rock 'n' Roll.
Producer RicBlaxill Stereo .................
Hefferofthe Daily Telegraph
With Jennie Bond. Subtitled
Weather Michael Fish
In the third of the new foreign-affairs magazine series Julian Pettifer reports from Brazil where doctors believe that a drug designed to treat stomach ulcers is being used by thousands of women to induce abortions. The pill sometimes fails, resulting in the birth of babies with a range of deformities. And Angus Robertson reports from
Vienna on the passionate campaign to save the testcard on Austrian television - a symbolic protest against the introduction of 24-hourtelevision.
Editor Keith Bowers
The Waking Dream
Last of five films in the Cinema Century season.
Film-makerTerry Gilliam reveals the lost world of the early days of the movies. This week, he looks at how film proved to be ideal for exploring fantasy. With Allan Corduner , Peter Eyre , Paul Rhys , Fiona Shaw and Malcolm Sinclair. See today's choices. Written by Ian Christie ; Director Richard Curson Smith See Ceefax page
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Continuing the live broadcasts from
Kenya. From theirtented camps along the shores of the soda lakes in the Great Rift Valley, Simon King ,
Chris Packham and Jonathan Scott set the scene fortomorrow's final reports on the flamingos. Stereo..................
Concluding the four-part comic drama set in 70s Britain.
1978: Karim becomes a star and goes with Pyke's play to New York, where he has to be rescued by Charlie. By the time he returns to London he finds his family has moved on, and so has the country. As the decade draws to a close, he finds himself reflecting on his past - and his future.
Screenplay Hanif Kureishi , Roger Michell ; Producer Kevin Loader ; Director Roger Michell
Romantic comedy fantasy starring Alec Baldwin, Meg Ryan
After a whirlwind romance, Peter and Rita are married. At the wedding, a mysterious elderly man appears and kisses the bride. From that moment her personality changes completely. Peter makes a desperate bid to find the stranger and restore the "real" Rita. (1992)
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Julius, the old man:
A final visit to the BBC Hospital, St
Reith's, where Victor Lewis-Smith lies trapped in a comic coma.
Written by Victor Lewis-Smith and Paul Sparks Director/Producer Richard Curson Smith
Another chance to see a selection of performances from last year's two series, beginning with country star Johnny Cash , blues-gospel veteran Pops Staples, soul singer
Carleen Anderson and cult group Mazzy Star. Director Janet Fraser Crook ; Producer
Lex Barker , Juli Reding
American oilman Bruce Reynolds is assigned to investigate the murder of a co-worker in Morocco.
DirectorAnthony Squire (1959) B/W ...
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