It requires a grizzly bear before Henry Newton, teller of tall tales, realises the value of truth.
Classic undersea puppet animation. (Rpt) (Subtitled)
Cartoon about a young warrior. (Rpt) (Subtitled)
Landmarks. Sir John Betjeman concludes his examination of the world's largest island by touring the continent's grandest buildings, from Brisbane's cathedral to Sydney's opera house. Rpt .....
Paul Gogarty visits the Maldives and goes diving in the Indian Ocean.
Note: repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Quinze Minutes (ages 11-13) A Table 6722139 9.15 TeachingToday Libraries: Poor House to Power House
9.45 Watch (ages 5-7) Famous People: Louis Braille
10.30 Cats' Eyes (ages 5-7) Plants and Animals: Animal Care
10.45 Square One TV (ages 9-11) Data Handling Stereo 1321955 11.00 Look and Read (ages 7-9) Earth Warp: Codename Charley Stereo 5477868 11.20 Short
Circuit (ages 14-16) Life Processes and LivingThings Stereo 3702042 11.40 Techno: Making It (ages 11-14) The
Armour Stereo 3494058 12.00 English
File (ages 14-17) Hard Times - Episode three Stereo
Up-to-date business and consumer information. Stereo ..........................
1.00 Scene (ages 13-17) Loved Up (part two). Written by 01 Parker. stereo 85145 1.30 Showcase PSHEand
General Studies stereo 26768023 1.40 Thunderbirds in French 91689936 1.45
Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) The Golden Goose
Animation, with the voice of Dennis Waterman. Narrated by Bruce Forsyth.
Fiddley Foodle Bird:
Live coverage from the West Course at
Wentworth of this afternoon's play in the World Matchplay Championship. The four seeded golfers, including US Masters champion Ben Crenshaw and former Open champion Nick Price , meet yesterday's first-round winners. South Africa's Ernie Els won the title last year. Commentary by Peter Alliss , Alex Hay ,
Dave Marr and Mike Hughesdon. Hosted by Steve Rider.
Including at 3.00 and 3.55 News Regional News; Weather
Bank robbers unwittingly mistake Herman for a fearsome criminal.
The 1970s spy drama starring Patrick MacNee , Gareth Hunt Joanna Lumley
The Midas Touch. Theteamtrailsa a mad professor harbouring a deadly secret.
Written by Brian Clemens ; Director Robert Fuest
FirstshownonlTV Subtitled ...............
Hong Kong Harry:
Ajax FC of Amsterdam has achieved footballing success despite relatively modest resources. Host of this documentary Gary Lineker argues that the English game has much to learn from the intensive coaching system of the European Cup holders.
Paul Gascoigne , Kevin Keegan , Dennis Bergkamp and Johan Cruyff are interviewed about the famous club.
Producer Niall Sloane
♦ See Alan Hansen : page 47
Fifth of a six-part series. Geoff Hamilton looks at how modem gardening methods are complementing the traditional appearance of the cottage garden when he visits Gravetye Manor in West Sussex. Producer/Director Andrew Gosling
* See Geoff Hamilton : page 42
r Fifth of a ten-part series looking at the world's wines.
WinemakerMarcelGuigalisin demand - all because ofthe phenomenally popular syrah grapes he grows in the Rhone Valley in France.
Jancis Robinson reports on his produce and on Australian wines made from the syrah. See today's choices.
Series producer David Dariow ; Executive producer
EdwardMirzoeff Stereo Subtitled ...........
♦ See Jancis Robinson : page 40 ♦ See Dr Mark Porter : page 45
Eorpa. Rab and Jamesie are the object of television news scrutiny when they are held on separate murder charges.
Written by Ian Pattison ; Director/Producer
ColinGilbert Rpt Stereo Subtitled .........
Rab C Nesbitt:
A series of celebrity game shows with Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer.
Tonight, team captains Mark Lamarr and Ulrika Jonsson are joined by Men Behaving Badly star Leslie Ash , Bird in the Nest presenter Bill Oddie and comedy duo Little and Large. Director Mark Mylod ; Producer Alan Marke
The series in which celebrities talk to presenter Nick Hancock about their most heartfelt detestations.
Included in Have I Got News for You presenter Angus Deayton 's hate list are West Highland terriers, the 1960s, and the game of cricket.
Director John F D Northover; Producer Lissa Evans
Followed by Video Nation Shorts
Presented by Kirsty Wark. With Peter Snow reporting on the Conservative
The fourth of Jonathan Ross 's six-part series of clips from low-budget movies. Reefer Madness. An exploration into how "B" movies portray the world of drugs. Included are excerpts from the neglected classic The Weird World of LSD and the "girl biker gang" genre. The Cool and the Crazy follows at
11.55pm. See today's choices.
Executive producer Elaine Bedell ; Series producer
Director Perry Henzell selects a clip from The Wages of Fear.....
Drama, continuing the series of films accompanying the Mondo Rosso season, starring Scott Marlowe, Gigi Perreau
Just out of reform school, dope addict Bennie Saul is ordered by his pusher to get his high school classmates hooked on the illegal weed.
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