6.20 Biology Form and Function: Insects - a look at the successful way that insects manage to thrive in every environment, from deserts to ice caps. 2982619 6.45 Database Developments: relational database management systems are here to stay, but what of the future?
7.10 Ecology: Managing Landscape - the role of ecologists in the management of land spoiled by coal mining orthreatened by changes in farming practices.
7.35 Science: The Search for the Wand Z Particles - a look at how, in 1983, scientists in Europe collided matter with anti-matter with such enormous energy that two fundamental particles were created - the "W" and the "Z".
With Signing. Subtitled ..................
Animation about a knight of the Round Table. (Rpt) (Stereo)
Lassie helps to rescue a little dog that has become trapped.
Note: repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Secret Service: Benefit of the Doubt
Stereo Subtitled 80327 9.30 FOCUS (ages 9-13) Stereo 6378211 9.450verthe
Moon (ages 4-6) Life at Home - Mums andDads
The Playbus stops at the Patch Stop. (Rpt) (Stereo)
10.25 Storytime (ages 4-5) Sunday
Boots and Working Boots
10.45 The Experimenter (ages 7-9) Plants and Animals - The Alien Tree
Stereo 3796105 11.05 Space Ark (ages
7-11) Plants and Animals - Food Chains Stereo 2295650 11.15 Healthe 2 (ages
9-ll)Waste 5732747 11.35Landmarks (ages 9-12) Victorian Britain -Home Life Stereo Subtitled 3869143 11.55 Job Bank
(ages 16+) Finding a Job
12.15 Le Club (ages 9-12) Mon Quartier
Business and consumer news........
1.00 Lifeschool (ages 14+) C Is for Citizen Stereo 22987872 1.25 Mad about Music
(ages 11-14) Textures
1.45 Numbertime (ages 4-5) Number Three
Cartoon adventures with the family of Loch Ness monsters and their friends. (Rpt)
Animation about a clumsy little elephant.
Further live coverage from the Labour
Party Conference in Brighton. Presented by Nick Ross with Jon Sopel and Anne Perkins. Every day viewers will have the chance to put questions to politicians through Conference On-Line by phone, faxoronthe internet. Stereo ...... PHONE LINE: [number removed] (calls charged at local rate). FAX: (0171)
Including at 3.00 and 3.55 News Regional News; Weather
A gastronomic grand tourof Italy. Umbria. Keith Floyd has an alfresco breakfast of grilled perch on the shores of Lake Trasimeno , and creates a dish of beef and wild mushrooms in Rubesco wine in a vineyard in Perugia.
A Man Alone. On Deep Space Nine a disparate and untested crew try to come to terms with their new home and each other. Then Security Chief Odo is suspected of murdering an old adversary.
Commander Benjamin Sisko:
Dr Julian Bashir:
The first in a new "retro" space adventure serial with a script which pays homage to 1950s radio drama. Superhero Rocky Star and his friends search the heavensforsinisteralien
Zog, who is terrorising the world.
Rocky Star CHRISTOPHER MORSELY , Diana Moore
KERRY FOX , Mitch Morgan STEPHEN FEARNLEY , ZogROBIN GOLD. Coz RUSSELL GARBUTT
People reveal theirfavourite movie moments in the series celebratingthis year's centenary of cinema.
Producer Gale Ann Hurd chooses a dramatic sequence from James Cameron 's TheAbyss.
100 Years of Rugby League
As the world of Rugby
League celebrates its 100th birthday, Michael Parkinson reflects on the passion, traditions and power behind the modern game. See today's choices.
Executive producer Peter Brown
Director Ged Clarke
A look at the news which was broadcast 40 years ago this week, as seen in the Pathe News of 1955. Producer Martin Morgan B/W.....
Fourth in a nine-part series of individual documentaries from a variety of new and experienced directors.
Internal Flight. As a fostered black boy in a totally white community, it was not until histeens that Manchester-based poet Lemn Sissay started to ask questions about his background. This film follows his search as he travels from the North of England to the beautiful Simien Mountains of Ethiopia to try to find the father he has never seen. Once there, he makes some surprisingand emotional discoveries. Director Rachel Pownall ; Editor Peter Symes
Jeremy Clarkson visits Blackpool to test the new TVR Cerbera, "the noisiest, fastest and most exciting car this side of a Lamborghini Diablo", and to interview TVR's boss, Peter Wheeler.
Plus, Tony Mason meets "Babs", a monster car that broke the world speed record twice before turningoverand killing its driver. Fifty years on, it has been lovingly rebuilt and restored.
Producer John Wilcox ; Series producer Jon Bentley
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Veronica Hamel , Undsay Frost
A divorced father wins custody of his daughter, and hires a female private eye to watch over her.
Meanwhile, the distraught mother, convinced that the father has abused the child, contacts a professional child snatcherto get her back.
Director Chris Thomson (1991) Stereo ♦ FILM REVIEWS pages 75-80
Followed by Video Nation Shorts
Sgt Jake Morris:
Presented by Peter Snow , with Jeremy Paxman reportingfrom the Labour Party Conference in Brighton. Subtitled.
Mark Lawson is joined by John Carey and Tony Parsons to review the week's most important cultural events, including the BBC's serialisation of Jane Austen 's Pride and Prejudice.
Producer Andrea Gauld ; Series editor Michael Poole
12.00 Arts The Rover. The second part of the stage production of Aphra Behn 's restoration comedy, set in 17th-century Naples
4.00 The Royal Institution Discourse The Chemistry of the Interstellar
Medium, by Bill Klemperor
5.30 RCN Nursing Update Unit 58:
WatchingforChange: Breast Care.