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: Open University

Note: repeats are not indicated.
6.15 "NewGenerations" and "PipingHot" Stereo 4298038 7.05 Restoringthe
Balance 2636274 7.30 Rousseau in Africa Stereo

: Weekend 24

News plus a preview of weekend sport from BBC News 24. Hosted by Sarah Montague and David Robertson.

Contributors

Unknown: Sarah Montague
Unknown: David Robertson.

: Open Saturday

Waste Not Want Not. Is recycling the solution to pollution problems or just a means of salving guilty consciences?
Friends of the Earth, the Consumer Council, and actor Simon O'Brien contribute to this controversial treatment of the subject, presented by Howard
Stableford. Viewers are invited to vote for one of four waste-management scenarios, by phone or via the web on: [text removed]
The results are relayed in The Interactive Zone on Wednesday at 12.30am.
Series producer Andrew Law Stereo .. BROCHURE INFORMATION: call [number removed] Calls will be charged at the national rate CEEFAX: page

Contributors

Unknown: Simon O'Brien

: The Sky at Night

A Cold View of Space. Patrick Moore looks at infra-red radiations from space.
Repeat Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Patrick Moore

: Avenue of the Volcanos

The wildlife of a remote volcanic region of Ecuador, an area once thought to be the abode of the gods, now populated by tiny killer mice, spectacled bears and colonial birds. Repeat Stereo

: The Whitbread: theWorld's Greatest Ocean Race

Steve Rider reports on the progress of crews as they race along America's east coast, from Florida u p to the city of Baltimore. With Richard Simmonds and Fenella George.

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Simmonds
Unknown: Fenella George.

: Film 98 withBarry Norman

Including a review of The Rainmaker. Shown last Monday on BBC1

: King of Kings

Nicholas Ray 's filmed portrayal of the birth, life and death of Jesus
Christ, showing as part of the Saturday
Matinee season. Starring Jeffrey Hunter This biblical epic concentrates on three main elements of the New Testament story: the life of Christ, the tensions between Herod's court and the Roman administration culminating in the execution of John the Baptist, and, finally, the story of Barabbas. Widescreen.
(1961, U) Subtitled ...................... ♦ See Films: pages 54-60 ****

Contributors

Unknown: Nicholas Ray
Unknown: Jeffrey Hunter
Jesus Christ: Jeffrey Hunter
Mary: Siobhan McKenna
Pontius Pilate: Hurd Hatfield
Herodias: Rita Gam
Barabbas: Harry Guardino
Judas: Rip Torn
John the Baptist: Robert Ryan
Herod Antipas: Frank Thring
Lucius: Ron Randell
Claudia: Viveca Lindfors

: The Virginian: Throw a Long Rope

Classic Western series from the sixties.

The life of a suspected rustler, poor Jubal Tatum, is threatened in a war between ranchers and homesteaders.
(Repeat)

: World Snooker

David Vine introduces action from the arena as well as news of the backstage stories in the second round of the world championshipfrom the Crucible in Sheffield. Stereo ......................

Contributors

Introduces: David Vine

: News and Sport

With Moira Stuart.
Weather Peter Cockroft

Contributors

Unknown: Moira Stuart.
Unknown: Peter Cockroft

: Correspondent

Jeremy Bowen presents a quartet of special reports that examine all sides of the Middle East conflict as Israel celebrates its 50th anniversary.
Yehuda Amichai , Israel's national poet, reflects on his life in Jerusalem and how the battle over territory has developed since he helped to fight for independence in 1948. David Sells investigates the escalating violence between the liberals and the ultra-orthodox Haredim
Jews, which centres on whether the country's archaeological sites should be disturbed. From the West Bank, Jeremy Bowen meets a family of settlers on a permanent state of alert, and Julie Flint chronicles the plight of a dispossessed Palestinian familyforwhom the peace deal means having to work illegally. Series producer Lucy Hetherington ; Editor Fiona Murch

Contributors

Unknown: Jeremy Bowen
Unknown: Yehuda Amichai
Unknown: David Sells
Unknown: Jeremy Bowen
Unknown: Julie Flint
Producer: Lucy Hetherington
Editor: Fiona Murch

: Trade Secrets

Pet-breeders talk about some of the tricks of theirtrade, which involve hypnotised rabbits and a dirty hamster.
Director Stuart Everett ; Producer
Niall Fraser

Contributors

Director: Stuart Everett
Producer: Niall Fraser

: The Money Changers- the Struggle for the Euro

Continuingthe series that traces the long and tangled history of the move towards a single European currency.
After his initial rejection of the European Monetary System,
Frangois Mitterrand became a vociferous supporter of the single currency during the eighties. In his lasttelevision interview before the end of his tenure, the late former French president recalls his crucial decision to stay in the EMS.
Former British prime minister
Margaret Thatcher crusaded throughout her premiership against the concept of a single currency, but her intransigence at the 1990 Rome Summit allowed her counterparts to outmanoeuvre herwhen she had the power to block the EU's adoption of the policy. Some of the protagonists of the talks recall the debate, including ex-Italian prime ministerGiulio Andreotti , former Cabinet ministers Geoffrey Howe ,
Douglas Hurd and Nigel Lawson , ex-Bank of England governor Robin Leigh-Pemberton and Jacques Delors , sometime president of the European Commission. The series concludes tomorrow at 8pm. Producer Tania Rakhmanova : Executive producers Mark Anderson , Brian Lapping
The Money Programme. tomorrow at
7.30pm. looks at the possible effects of a single currency on Germany and Ireland

Contributors

Unknown: Frangois Mitterrand
Unknown: Margaret Thatcher
Unknown: Ministergiulio Andreotti
Unknown: Geoffrey Howe
Unknown: Douglas Hurd
Unknown: Nigel Lawson
Unknown: Robin Leigh-Pemberton
Unknown: Jacques Delors
Producer: Tania Rakhmanova
Producers: Mark Anderson

: World Snooker

David Vine introduces highlights of this evening's second-round matches. Commentary comes from the team of Ray Edmonds. Clive Everton, Jim Meadowcroft , John Spencer , Dennis Taylor and John Virgo.

Contributors

Introduces: David Vine
Unknown: Ray Edmonds.
Unknown: Jim Meadowcroft
Unknown: John Spencer
Unknown: Dennis Taylor
Unknown: John Virgo.

: Scene by Scene with Paul Schrader

Paul Schraderwrote Taxi Driver and co-wrote Raging Bull for
Martin Scorsese , and directed movies including American Gigolo, which follows, Cat
People and Mishima. These films established his reputation as a creator of intimate studies, while his cocaine addiction and intense liaisons with such figures as Scorsese,
Steven Spielberg and Nastassja Kinski earmarked him as a maverick.
In this New York interview with Mark Cousins , he discusses his career, narcotic proclivities and personal relationships.
Director Mark Cousins: Series producer
MayMiller Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Martin Scorsese
Unknown: Steven Spielberg
Unknown: Nastassja Kinski
Unknown: Mark Cousins

: American Gigolo

Paul Schrader 's erotic thriller, starring
Richard Gere , Lauren Hutton
A gigolo is hired by wealthy women as a guide, interpreter or companion. But his glamorous world is shattered when a client is murdered and he becomes the prime suspect. Widescreen.
(1980.18) Subtitled......
See Rims: pages 54-60 ***

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Schrader
Unknown: Richard Gere
Unknown: Lauren Hutton
Julian: Kay Richardgere
Michelle Stratton: Lauren Hutton
Detective Sunday: Hector Elizondo
Anne: Nina Van Pallandt
LeonJaimes: Bill Duke
Charles Stratton: Brian Davies
Judy Rheiman: Patti Carr

: Viking Womenand the Sea Serpent

Adventure from cult director Roger Corman.
Searching fortheir missing menfolk, a band of Viking women run into a giant whirlpool.
The survivors are washed up in the land of the Grimaults, who are holding the Viking men hostage and are determined to make slaves of the women.
(1957) Black and white
See Films: pages 54-60 *
Followed by Weatherview

Contributors

Director: Roger Corman.

: BBC Learning Zone

Note: repeats are not indicated. GCSE BITESIZE REVISION
Maths 2
WEB SITE: www.bbc.co.uk/education/lzone








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