6.20 Markets and Hierarchies
6.45 Immigration, Prejudice and Ethnicity 2259652 7.35 Wirral Metropolitan
In August 1992 a research vessel carrying Russian and Norwegian scientists entered the Kara Sea, nearthe Arctic, to measure radioactivity levels. This documentary looks at theirfindings....................
Drama with music starring
James Stewart , Mickey Rooney
Taken away from her owner by a dishonest businessman, Lassie has to make a perilous escape across the west.
Director Don Chaffey (1978) ................. * FILM REVIEWS pages 47-56
A look at the yearly seal migration to the Magdalen Islands in Canada
A daily look at business news..........
Highlights of yesterday's Argentinian
Grand Prix in Buenos Aires
Romantic drama starring
Anne Archer , Terry Jastrow
Gail Weston is a geologist, and John Taylor is an oilman. They agree on only one thing - the piece of land they've optioned will make theirfortune.
Director Ernest Day (1982) Stereo ♦ FILM REVIEWS pages 47-56
3.00 News and Weather Subtitled (news)
3.50 News and Weather subtitled (news)
Regional News; Weather
Daily quiz, with Martyn Lewis. QUIZCALL: 0[number removed]. Calls cost 39p per minute cheap rate. 49p per minute at all other times.
Daily cookery challenge. Stereo .......... PROGRAMME RECIPES: available on Ceefax page 613.
Discussion series, hosted by Esther
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Word game, with Paul Coia.
Director Justin C Adams ; Producer Leslie Mitchell
Continuing the Britain at
War season of films. Starring
Dirk Bogarde , Marius Goring
Crete, 1944. In an attempt to demoralise the German army, two
British officers, with the help of local patriots, lead a plan to kidnap the German officer-in-charge. With David Oxley , Cyril Cusack , Laurence Payne. Directors Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger
(1956) B/W * FILM REVIEWS pages 47-56
Clowns of the Air
Ingenious photography follows puffins from Scotland to Iceland, underground into their burrows, and beneath the water - where the comical-looking bird is transformed into an efficient marine hunter, using its wings to "fly" after fish. Narrated by David Attenborough.
Producer Bernard Walton
An investigation into developments in the work of seismologists - the scientists who try to predict when and where an earthquake will strike. Emphasis has now shifted away from second-guessing nature to working out, within five seconds of the first tremor, which buildings will stand and which will fall. See today's choices. Producers Simon Campbell-Jones and Alex Seaborne; EditorJohn Lynch
Repeated tomorrow at 2. 1 Opm
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I Is for the Isle of Bute. This island off the west coast of Scotland is home to
Mount Stewart - an extraordinary house created at the turn of the century by the third Marquis of Bute.
Producer Neil Crombie ; Executive producer Edward Mirzoeff
Written by and starring
Adrian Edmondson , Rik Mayall
'SOut. In this episode, screened for the first time, Richieand Eddie go campingfortwo weeks in an inadequate tent, with no food, no money and no chance of survival.
With Rupert Bates. Last in the series.
Director/Producer Ed Bye
Last in a new six-part comedy series about three young flat-sharers.
Fame. Driven mad by the noise of live rock music being played upstairs,
Matthew forces himself out of the flat to do something about it, and in the process becomes the lead singer in Pro-Active, the rehearsing band.
Written by Andrew Davies and Bernadette Davis Director John Stroud : Producer Geoffrey Perkins
Last of a six-part series which looks at the sexual history of the British Empire. Children of Empire. Millions of mixed race children were born as a result of the years of British rule. Half white, half black, they found themselves caught in a crossfire of racial conflict.
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 Video Nation Shorts
More moments from everyday lives. Subtitled
The first of an innovative four-part series celebrating contemporary British music.
The films are collaborations between composers and directors, and each programme combines an original composition with film images conceived to fit the music. Tonight's film is the co-creation of guitarist Paco Pena and director Jamil Dehlavi , a flamenco drama set during Passion
Week in Spain and shot in Cordoba and the surrounding landscape.
Executive producers Peter Maniura , Rodney Wilson P/anesong: tomorrow at 11. 15pm
Continuing the series of programmes celebrating the centenary of the cinema, in which people select their favourite moment from the movies. Tonight, director Roger Corman chooses the Odessa Steps sequence from Battleship Potemkin.
The next Close-Up is tomorrow at 11,45pm
Producer Nick Freand Jones
12.00 Women's Studies: Public
Space, Public Work Female architects and women's needs
12.25-1.10 Design Principles: Symmetry OU downloaded