Shown yesterday at 4.35pm on BBC1
Repeated at 1.05pm Repeat
Repeated at lpm Repeat....
Parliamentary update. Stereo....
Advice on coping with bereavement.
Documentary about the discovery of ancient jars in Laos. Repeat ....
10.00 Playdays Morris and Milly put on a Christmas play.
The Nutcracker. British intelligence calls on Nemesis to test a security system.
Duncan WILLIAM SQUIRE. Lord Mauncey DAVID LANGTON Written by Philip Broadley Repeat The next episode on Friday at 10.25am
Lord Mauncey David
The baseball team needs fresh talent.
(Black and white) (Repeat)
The Clay people battle with Ming.
Black ana white Repeat
Small Is Beautiful. A look at Scotland's butterflies and moths,
Business and consumer news.
Shown at 8.15am Stereo....
Classic costume drama starring
Margaret Lockwood , James Mason
Lady Skelton, bored with hernusoand, turns to highway robbery and murder.
BarbaraWorth/Lddy Skelton MARGARET LOCKWOOD. Captain Jackson JAMES MASON. Caroline PATRICIA ROC , Sir Ralph Skelton GRIFFITH JONES
Director Leslie Arliss (1945, PG) Black and white ♦ See Films: pages 59-68 ♦ Barry Norman : page 56
Captain Jackson James
Sir Ralph Skelton
Regional News and Weather
Parliamentary news. stereo subtmed .
Nostalgia quiz, with Martyn Lewis , stereo..
Cookery challenge. Stereo....
Oprah Winfrey and her guests discuss the dangers of dieting. Stereo Subtitled....
Featuringtips and recipes for cooking on the grill or barbecue, either indoors or out, whateverthe season.
Executive producer Frances Whitaker
TV presenter Esther Rantzen talks about the launching of the charity Childline.
Producer Michael Le Moignan
ComingofAge. Wesley beams down to Relva 7 to face the gruelling Starfleet Academy entrance exam. Captain
Picard faces not only an investigation into his competence as a commander but also a test of his loyalty.
Repeat Stereo Star Trek: Deep Space Nine is tomorrow at 6pm
Captain Jean-Luc Picard:
Commander William Riker:
Lt Commander Data:
Dr Beverly Crusher:
Lt Commander Geordi LaForge:
Four contestants compete in the final of the Hindi movie quiz. At stake is a holiday for two in Bombay. Host Sanjeev Bhaskar poses questions to Faisal Shafi from Birmingham, HiranVegad from Coventry, NahreinMirza from London and Gurpreet Singh from Oxford, and there's music from singers
Najma Akhtar and Boota Pardesi. Last in series.
Series producer Denis WGartside Stereo.
Magazine programme for everyone, made by and about disabled people.
Audio-describe videos for blind people, featuring running commentary on the action, are now available for many hit films and are suggested as gifts for adults and children.
Plus a report on the annual Christmas drink-drive campaign. This year it features a man in a wheelchair as a result of a road accident. Should the fear of disability be the focus for a national safety campaign? From the Edge will take a break over the next few weeks and return in February.
Series editor Ian Macrae
It is now accepted that folic acid, a form of vitamin B, greatly reduces a pregnant woman's chances of having a baby with spina bifida. There is also evidence that folic acid may help to fight heart disease and strokes. The US government has decided to fortify flour with it from
January 1998. Should such steps be taken in this country? With Donna Bernard. Last in the series.
Executive producer Sarah Hargreaves ; Series producer Michael Mosley
Airborne Rhodes. Four young
RAFcooks learn the tricks of the trade from Gary Rhodes , who arrives at RAFLyneham in Wiltshire in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, the "flying car" from the 1968 film. Recipes include roast lamb with lemon and mint, plus mushroom tart followed by caramel creams with walnut and maple syrup biscuits. See today's choices.
Director Dick Foster ; Producer Gabnelle Jackson
♦ Gary Rhodes : page 36
The Flickering Flame
In his first full-length documentary for BBC TV, director Ken Loach returns to the Liverpool docks, the subject 27 years agoofhisdrama TheBigFlame. Today the docks are the scene of a bitter dispute. Last in the series. A new series begins in March 1997. See today's choices. Series editor Stephen Lambert
The third of four documentaries.
Makinga Million. In the eighties
Dave McCann and David Atkinson represented a new breed of working-class entrepreneur. Have they had long-term success?
Director Nicholas White : Series producer Emma Willis
Followed by Video Nation Shorts
With PeterSnoW. Subtitled ...........
Claire fears for her friend. Stereo.
Drama-documentary, intercut with film footage from the 1890s, about
American composer Charles Ives.
Followed by Weatherview
Jack for the King. Avisittothe manor house ofTrerice in Cornwall.
Director Bryan McNemey Repeat
Political chat show. Stereo ....
12.30 Powers of the President - Carter and Reagan Repeat Subtitled 88426 1.30 Global Firms in the Industrialising East
2.00 The Long Search; Faith to Faith BBC Focus
4.00 English Heritage Repeat 92161 4.30 Modern Apprenticeships Repeat
5.00 Health and Safety at Work Repeat 30258 5.30 The Adviser Repeat
6.00TilingsattheAlhambra Repeat 7502074 6.25 Blue Haven Repeat Subtitled 7521109 6.50 The True Geometry Of Nature Repeat Stereo
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