5.00 Voluntary Sector Television
6.20 Plants' Designs forLiving
6.45 Brain and Behaviour: Seasonal
Affective Disorder 7347911 7.10Ecology: Red Grouse 7645060 7.35 A Day in the Life: Blood Sugar Levels
With Signing. Subtitled ......
More adventures with the world's most famous kangaroo.
Shadow in the Wilderness. Captain
Cousteau explores the age-old way of life ofthe Amazon Indians. Rpt .........
Former political commentator John Cole takes a lakeside walking holiday in the Austrian mountains. Rpt .............
The first of two programmes in which Nigel Farrell finds out how the great British public really spends the weekend, and meets people who would rather go hot air ballooning or orienteering than mow the lawn or walk the dog.
Brody has the job of supervising Sophie's sleepover.
Spy drama starring
Jean Kent , Albert Lieven
When a thief boards the Orient
Express with a diary containing vital
Political information, a cat-and-mouse game begins with the police.
Valya JEAN KENT , Zurta ALBERT LIEVEN , George Grant DERRICK DE MARNEY , Jolif PAUL DUPUIS , Joan Maxted RONA ANDERSON , Tom Bishop DAVID TOMLINSON
Director John Paddy Carstairs (1948) B/W . * FILM REVIEWS pages 51-56
Tom Bishop David
A daily look at business news..........
Third in a 12-part series investigatingthe quality of access and facilities forthe disabled tourist. Today, Assia King , a single mother of two and a wheelchair user, explores Blackpool............
Arthur and Irene Brighouse found that arranging their wedding at a time of severe rationing was not easy...
Further live coverage of England vWest Indies from Old Trafford. Continues at
3.55pm, with racing. Stereo ...... Including at 3.00 News Regional News; Weather
Continued coverage ofthe racingfrom Goodwood, featuringthe 4.15pm race,
Plus more live action from the fourth Test at Old Trafford and, at close of play, news from the World Netball Championships in Birmingham, with Hazel Irvine.
Master or Slave. More and more businesses are using E-Mail, the Internet and people workingfrom laptop computers anywhere in the world. David Lomax reports on how the information revolution is affectingthe shape of organisations and the people who work in them. Is this information technology liberating orintrusive? Producer Brian Davies ; Editor Alex Richardson
A series of travel documentaries taking celebrities to their chosen destinations in Africa to explore for themselves. In this second programme, actor
Timothy Spall goes back to Zimbabwe to find the real country - from the solitude of Lake Kariba to the bars of Harare - that he missed six years before when he was filming White Hunter, Black Heart with Clint Eastwood. And Malawian poet and national hero Jack Mapanje returns home aftera decade spent in exile. Director Rizu Hamid ; Series producers Roy Ackerman and Andrew Snell
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Sichuan - a Tale of Two Pandas
A look at the red pandas - smaller, tree-climbing cousins of the black and white variety - which roam the bamboo-covered foothills of China, along with golden cats, golden monkeys and an unruly troop of Tibetan macaques. See today's choices.
Directors/Producers Keith and Liz Laidler
Continuing the repeat run of the first hit comedy series written by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais.
The new canteen manageress is Terry's latest object of desire, and after he helps her to repair the canteen fridge she invites him back to her place. Bob, meanwhile, is happier to take out a young girl he's just met. Little do they know that these two women of different ages are closely connected.
With Bartlett Mullins, Donald McKillop, Patricia Shakesby and Sandra Payne
This week, Lucinda Lambton visits Brodsworth House in Yorkshire, a mid- 1 9th century house packed with crumbling Victoriana which has been gradually decaying as years of rot and damp took theirtoll. English Heritage has managed to rescue the house and arrest the decay, but this is no ordinary restoration programme.
Spike Milligan , meanwhile, embarks on a second campaign to save the Elfin Oak, the burned-out trunk of a huge oak tree in London's Kensington
Gardens whose twisted contours were carved into an intricate scene of pixies and goblins at the turn of the century by woodcarver Ivor Innes. In the sixties,
Milligan led a campaign to save the oak from rotting away, but can he save it a second time?
Presenter Kirsty Wark takes the West Highland line sleeper service to Fort William, Britain's most awe-inspiring railway journey and the focus of protests in the face of efforts to close the service.
Series producer Basil Comely; Executive producers Roland Keatingand Sally Angel
Roland Keatingand Sally
Continuing the sardonic blue-collar comedy about one woman's recipe for survival afterdivorce and single parenthood. Starring Brett Butler
15June, 1997. Grace has a new boss with communication difficulties. She also has financial problems, and it looks as if she'll have to take the children out ofdaycare. Will the childcare rota work - orwill Quentin and Libby have to become latchkey kids?
Followed by AFRICAN SUMMER
Video Nation Africa Shorts
With Jeremy Paxmqn.
Fifth of a new lifestyle magazine series aimed at the lesbian and gay male audience. Presented by Bert Tyler-Moore and Rhona Cameron.
Included in a colourful mix of regular items are news and features on gay and lesbian life worldwide, fitness and holiday tips.
Producer Neil Crombie ; Executive producer
12.00 Open View A look ahead to next week's Open University programmes.
12.05 Structural Components How engineers can make sure that a new type of pylon won'tfail in service.