6.20 Oceanography: Waves
6.45 New York and Los Angeles:
Re-inventingtheCity 2303594 7.35
Reflections on a Global Screen
With Signing. Subtitled ..................
From Monday to Thursday this programme offers members of the public a chance to tackle politicians on current issues. Presented today by Sarah Baxter.
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Note: repeats are not indicated. (ages 13-16)
9.15 Teaching Today
9.45 Numbers Plus (ages 5-7)
10.25 Cats' Eyes (ages 5-7) Changes in Material 1569407 10.40 Look and Read
(ages 7-9+) Geordie Racer
11.00 Zig Zag (ages 8-1 0) Roman Britain Stereo 6574469 11.20 English Time (ages 11-14) stereo 6111759 11.40Madabout Music (ages 11-14)
12.00 The Great New Visionary Quest (ages 16+)
A daily look at business news
1.00 The IT Collection (ages 16+) In the Money Stereo 57627001 1.25 Landmarks (ages 9-12) Pakistan and Its People
Stereo Subtitled 87321643 1.45 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7)
Romantic comedy drama starring Stockard Channing
SamWaterston Leah Lazenby has inherited her childhood home and turned it into a boarding house. Meanwhile, she continues her career as a gifted teacher. But in her personal life she prefers to maintain a "safe distance" - until a handsome cellist moves into a vacant room. With Linda Hunt and Joan Allen.
DirectorStuartMargolin(1987) Subtitled ... * FILM REVIEWS pages 53-60
3.00 News and Weather sutmied (news)
Daily quiz, with Martyn Lewis. QUIZCALL: 0[number removed]. Calls cost 39p per minute cheap rate. 49p perminute at all other times.
Daily cookery challenge programme.
Presented by Fern Britton. PROGRAMME RECIPES: available on Ceefax page 613.
Discussion series, hosted by Esther
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Word game, with Paul Coia. Stereo..
Drama continuing the Britain at War season, starring
Ten days before the Second World
War begins, Germany's crack pocket battleship, the GrafSpee, is destroying Allied merchant shipping in the South Atlantic. All attempts to stop the ship seem doomed, until British intelligence conceives a daring plan.
Directors Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger
(1956) ............................................... # FILM REVIEWS pages 53-60
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For 20 years, the image of the earth floating in space has been adopted by environmentalists to suggest the planet's wholeness and vulnerability, as a challenge to industrialism and consumerism. But the meaning of the icon is changing with the advent of global telecommunications and finance. As part of Science Week, Horizon explores the implications of these changes and asks what the future holds. See today's choices.
TRANSCRIPT: please send a cheque for Â£4.50. payable to BSS, to Horizon: Icon Earth, [address removed] Please allow 28 days for delivery.
Documentary portraits by Russian film-makers.
On the Chechen border, a young
Russian soldier is being persuaded by his motherto desert. But what should he do with his gun? His officers won't accept it back, and if he takes it with him or gives it to another soldier he will be arrested. His mother, however, is determined not to leave Chechenya without him.
The next programme in the series is on Wednesday at9.50pm Subtitled ........................
Written by and starring
Adrian Edmondson , Rik Mayall
Parade. Richie and Eddie are helping the police with theirenquiries.
Naturally, this leads to encounters with a Falklands veteran with a tin leg, a crooked bookie and a pretty barmaid.
Fourth in a new six-part comedy series about three youngflat-sharers.
The Great Escape. Mandy gets the chance of a job in Bermuda and Matthewthinks of some interesting ways forhertopaythebackrent.
Written by Andrew Davies and Bernadette Davis Director John Stroud ; Producer Geoffrey Perkins
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Fourth of a six-part series which looks at the sexual history of the British Empire. Sweet, Just, Boyish Masters. The personal integrity of officials of the Empire was regarded as a vital qualification forthe job. But given the many sexual opportunities on offer, the archetypal pure young man, sprung from the playing-fields and chapels of the British public schools, was soon to be tainted by scandal.
Directors Alex West and David Wilson ; Series producer David Wilson BBC BOOK: Ruling Passions, a book written by Anton Gill to accompany the series, is available price £ 15.99 from booksellers.
Followed by Conundrum
A daily series of visual puzzles presenting everyday objects as they have never been seen before.
With Jeremy Paxman.
Jeremy Isaccs interviews
Lauren Bacall in this Late Show special.
They discuss herfilm career, hertwo volumes of autobiography and her role in Friedrich DCirrenmatt 's The Visit at this year's Chichester Festival. See today's choices.
Producer David Herman ; Series editor Michael Poole
12.00 Images of the Cosmos: Good Seeing A programme showing as part of Science Week which looks at the largest optical telescopes on the planet. Subtitled .......................
12.25 Design Principles: Creativity and Conceptual Design OU downloaded video
Events in Parliament. With Tim Fenton.
Teaching Today - Primary Science Classification - Does It Bite?
Teaching Today Plus - extends and complements the previous programme.............................