The Royal Institution Lecture John Collier FRS, chairman of Nuclear
Electric, examines in detail the concept of defence-in-depth that has been adopted to ensure the safe operation of nuclear power plants...............
6.20 Abortion - Whose Decision?
7421970 6.45 Cragside House -from Lodge to Palace 7737999 7.10
Discovering 16th-century Strasbourg 4720203 7.35 Kedleston Hall: Robert
Adam's Greatest Design
With Signing. Subtitled ..................
The programme that enables viewers to put politicians on the spot. Presented today by Trevor Phillips.
For details see Monday
Note: repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Topics forTutorials (ages 11-14) Attraction/Argument
9.20 The Statistics Collection (ages 16+) Statistical Trials 8814319 9.45
Storytime (ages 4-5) Big Al
Today the playbus stops at the Roundabout Stop.
10.25 Watch (ages 6-7) Art - Places 2988512 10.45 Le Club (ages 9-12) MonQuartier 8959680 ll.OOCats' Eyes (ages 5-7) Forces - Falling
4908703 11.15Ghostwriter(ages 10-12) Lost in Brooklyn (episode 2)
348680 11.45 Developing World (ages 11-16) A Vulnerable Life
12.10 The Geography Programme (ages 11-16) Japan 2000 - the High-Tech Road
A daily look at the latest business and consumer news
1.00 The French Collection (ages 16+)
Environnement et Technologie
1.25 Zig Zag (ages 8- 10) Wildlife Safari: Homes 51022116 1.45 You and Me
(ages 3-5) Thinking of Others
Cartoon about a small boy whose magical wellington boots get him into all sorts of adventures. Narrated by Andrew Sachs.
The animated adventures of a mischievous frog.
From Ascot, featuring races at 2.30, 3.05 and 3.40. Commentary by PeterO'Sullevan and Jimmy Lindley , with reports by Jonathan Powell. Introduced by Julian Wilson.
2.55 News and Weather Subtitled (news) Regional News; Weather
News quiz about events on this date in the past. With Martyn Lewis. Stereo 22
Cookery challenge with Fern Britton. ......26
Today, Oprah discusses the real value of possessions: in the event of a fire, what
WOUld you Save? Stereo Subtitled .
Laugh It Off. Sahera Cohan investigates "laughtertherapy", a new and increasingly-popular way of beating stress.
Starring Patrick Stewart
Cost of Living. Troi's mother Lwaxana causes havoc when she decides to hold her wedding on the Enterprise. Then crucial systems aboard the ship begin to fail.
Captain Jean-Luc Picard:
Commander William Riker:
Lt Commander Data:
Dr Beverly Crusher:
A compilation of some of the best moments from the popular BBC2 true-or-false game show Call My Bluff. Frank Muir and Patrick Campbell lead the teams. Robert Robinson referees.
Producer David Housham Stereo..........
Hitler's Secret Weapons
Duringthe final months of the Second World War, Hitler's V 1 and V2 missiles terrorised southern England, killing 8,000 people, destroying 25,000 homes and inflicting untold psychological damage. Remarkable footage from Nazi archives reveals how Germany developed its V 1
"doodlebug" and V2 rocket in a story of technological daring, power play within its armed forces, and immense suffering amongthe slave labourers who built these terrifying weapons. Producer Carol Sennett ; Editor Laurence Rees
The third of six dramatisations.
Edouard de Pomiane 's seductive menu tonight is a pasta dish with ham, lamb cutlets with sauteed potatoes, followed by cheese and fruit salad.
Producers Nicholas Cooper and Candida Julian-Jones
Director David Giles RECIPES: see Ceefax page 619 (Wednesdays only)
Edouard de Pomiane:
The last in the series in which seven scientists reveal what excites and inspires them.
John Maynard Smith, Professor of Biology at Sussex University for over 30 years and, in his 70s, still an enthusiast for everything in the natural world, chooses the flight of the albatross, bee orchids, space travel and sidewinding snakes among his personal seven wonders of the world.
This week, the interior design show celebrates the country style. Tessa Shaw and Judith Miller explore rural Britain to discover the essential elements of the look, from cottage to country house. Plus the history of the patchwork quilt, and a visit to the West Country's most unusual auction.
This film records the anti-Establishment lifestyle of the Rainbow Tribe and their confrontations with the police.
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Producer Marc Munden ; Series editor
This week the interactive wildlife show focuses on birdsong. To mark
International Dawn Chorus Day on 7 May, presenter Simon King goes on guided dawn-chorus walk in Glasgow. Producer Graham Booth; Series producer
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STATES OF MIND
Comedian Jo Brand , a former psychiatric nurse, debunks some of the most common fears about mental illness.
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Written by Jo Brand ; Director Willy Smaax ; Producers Geoff Atkinson and Elaine Morris
The Andrew Duncan interview with Jo Brand : page 18
Followed by Victory Stills
Shown at 9.30pm on BBC 1 and 1 0.30pm on ITV
With Jeremy Paxman.
With Mark Lawson.
12.05 The Psychology of Addiction
What causes heroin addiction?.
12.30 Structuring Decisions:
Events in Parliament. Stereo ...
4.00-4.15 Benefits Agency
4.30 Read and Write Together.
5.00-6.00am Voluntary Sector