Daily recording of BBC Is 7am News, with signing and subtitles. Stereo .......
W C Fields
Harold Bissonette is the henpecked owner of a small-town general store who dreams of life on an orange grove in California, where he can escape the attentions of his wife and their children.
Director Norman Z McLeod (1934) Blw ... ♦ See Films: pages 47-56 *****
A profile of popular American artist
Thomas Hart Benson , using rare archive material, interviews with friends and scholars and the artist's work. Narrated by Jason Robards
Romantic comedy, the first in a double-bill of films directed by Raoul Walsh , starring
Olivia de Havilland ,
Rita Hayworth New York, 1890s. Pugnacious dentist
"Biff" Grimes gets a phone-call asking him to perform an emergency extraction. He is about to refuse when he hears the name of his client - Hugo Barnstead. A number of years have passed since they last met, but Biff hasn'tforgotten him.
(1941. U) B/W ♦ See Films: pages 47-56
Old Man Grimes:
Western, and the second film in a double bill directed by Raoul Walsh , starring
Joel McCrea , Virginia Mayo
When a notorious outlaw is sprungfrom jail by the leader of his old gang, he agrees to take part in one more robbery.
(1949) B/W ♦ See Films: pages 47-56 ***
Highlights of the San Marino Grand Prix from Imola. The commentators are Murray Walker , Jonathan Palmer and TonyJardine. Shown yesterday at 6.40pm
After 17 days of competition, live coverage of the best-of-35-framesfinal.
Presented by David Vine.
The second of two programmes updating the classicfilmsofEugen
Schuhmacher, who filmed animals he believed were on the verge of extinction. Tonight's programme looks at creatures which have not fared well since that original series and face a real possibility of becomingextinct in today's world. Narrated by David Attenborough. Seetoday'scholces.
Jools Holland introduces this one-off studio concert from one of the key British musical icons of the past 20 years, Dire Straits' leader Mark Knopfler.
Knopfler, appearing with his current touring band, combines songs from his recently released solo album Golden Heart with Dire Straits' hits like
Sultans of Swing, Brothers in Arms and Romeo and Juliet while also performing extracts from his film scores with the Electra Strings Quartet.
With guests including Irish musicians Donai Lunny , Mairtin
O'Connorand Liam O'Flynn , Louisiana slide guitarist Sonny Landreth and Nashville steel guitarist Paul Franklin. Producer Mark Cooper ; Director Janet Fraser Crook Repeated on Friday at 12.30am Stereo..
Live coverage of the closingstages of the final from Sheffield. Presented by David Vine , with commentary from Ted Lowe , Clive Everton , Ray Edmonds ,
John Spencer , John Virgo and Dennis Taylor.
Shadows. Officials from a government agency question
Mulder and Scully about two male corpses whose throats were crushed from the inside. (The X Files: Ghost in the Machine is at 1 1.25pm.) See today's choices.
Agent Jerry Lamana:
The eighth episode in an 11 -part drama about young lawyers sharing a house. Cheap Thrills. Milly is losing patience with Egg's novel-writing career but his attempts at part-time work end in disaster. Meanwhile, Anna stirs up trouble at chambers when she tries to liven up the boss's party.
Miles...... JACK DAVENPORT
Milly...... AMITA DHIRI
Written by Matthew Graham ; Producer Jane Fallon Director Nigel Douglas Repeated Friday at
It's Halloween, and Mulder and Scully are investigating the strange death of a corporate executive in a sophisticated high-tech building. Could he have been murdered by computer? See today's choices. For cast see 10.00pm
Celebrities' favourite film moments.
Jonathan Ross chooses a scene from
Russ Meyer 's Faster Pussycat, Kill, Kill! and Russ Meyertalks about the final scene from Casablanca.
Producer Nick Freand Jones
Followed by Weatherview
12.30 Managing Schools Making Teams Work - A new headteacher needs to get her staff to work together. 69277 1.00 inspection by Torchlight 75007 1.30 The Psychology of Addiction - Why do people become addicted to heroin?
2.00 Developing World BBC Focus
4.00 Developing Family Literacy
Talking and Listening 24638 4.30 So You Want to Work in Social Care?
Continuing Professional Development in Social Work 89200 5.00 Pathways to Care Playing the Game: Taking
Risks 37303 5.30 RCN Nursing Update Hepatitis A and B: The Nurse's Role
6.00 Marking Time - The theory of special relativity explains why time passes more slowly close to the speed oflight. 7373200 6.25Animal
Physiology A Winter Sleep
6.50 Oceans and Climate - Studying corals and ocean floor sediments can help predict climate changes.