Hovercraft. Two young children go for a ride on a hovercraft.
Shown yesterday at 10am ..................
Animated adventures in prehistory
Generation-gap game show. Repeat
Cartoon adventure series.
Repeat Subtitled ....
Animated adventures. A cake thief is on the loose. Repeat
Out of the Past. Hawkeye's old friend,
Harry March, turns up unexpectedly, but his intentions are suspect. Repeat
Robin. Andy Brown and two children watch a robin in the garden.
Repeated tomorrow at 7am ....
Roy Noble visits Pontypridd to examine ideas by Greek philosophers Pythagoras, HeraclitusandParmenides
Bill Torrance visits DrMuir's garden in Auchtermuchty, Fife
Drama starring Barbara Stanwyck
Back in town after a decade in the big city, Mae Doyle marries dependable fisherman Jerry D'Amato. However, she soon becomes restless and finds herself in the arms of Jerry's reckless best friend. Director Fritz Lang (1952)
Black and white
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Consumer and business reports...
Carole Baxter chooses pond plants,
Bill Torrance visits a rhododendron collection and a new school garden is created.
1917-RedFlag. The development both of communism's powerful appeal and the new Soviet Union. Repeat
Vegetable dishes. Repeat
2.40 News and Regional News
Live coverage from the House of Commons of Prime Minister's Question Time.
Editor Alexandra Henderson
3.55 News and Regional News
Romantic comedy starring
Betty White , Leslie Nielsen
When workaholic widow Evelyn Eglin is told she has only six months to live, she is determined to take a last holiday. Booking into a luxurious Mexican resort hotel, she attracts the attention of a suave widower.
Director Jonathan Sanger (1991. U)
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More practical advice on buying antiques, presented by Ian MacMillan
First Contact. Riker is injured and stranded on a developing planet during a first-contact mission. Repeat Subtitled .
Over the next four days, the world's leading players will compete for the most respected title in golf on the links at Royal Birkdale Golf Club in Southport, Lancashire. Steve Rider reports from the course on the eve of the 127th Open championship.
(Live tournament coverage starts tomorrow morning at 10.30 am.)
The history behind the week's headlines, with Mark Urban.
I the week that the remains of Tsar Nicholas II are finally laid to rest, Leviathan reveals how he might have evaded the Bolsheviks and found sanctuary in Britain had it not been for his own cousin,
King George V. Quentin Willson celebrates the era of the British motorway, which began 40 years ago with the Preston bypass.
The series ends with historian
Felipe Femandez-Armesto asking what is the most important event in world historyto date. Leviathan returns next year.
Editors Archie Baron, Neil Cameron ...
King George V. Quentin
Picnic. Jennifer Paterson and Clarissa Dickson Wright visit
Llandudno in north Wales, where they prepare a lavish picnic for the Colwyn Male Voice Choir.
On the menu forthis alfresco feast are tartine and creme vichyssoise glacee, mitton of pork and Welsh lamb pie.
Producer Patricia Llewellyn : Executive producer PeterGillbe Repeat
The fashion and beauty series. This week's show is about how to look stunning on holiday.
Anthea Turner gives her advice on sensible packing,
John Gustafson provides hints on summer skin care, hairstyles and make-upforthe beach, plus the ultimate fake tan, the perfect swimsuitandaworkoutfora family before theirtrip to Spain. Series producer Jeanine Josman
The first in a new
six-part series following life in the rural community of Ireby, a villagejust north of Keswick in the heart of Cumbria.
In the first programme, London advertising executive Ros marries local farmer Roddy and embarks on her new life in the country. Meanwhile, Eric the shepherd reveals a secret from his past. Seetoday'schoices. Director Patrick McCreanor ; Editor
The first in a new four-part drama based on John McGahern 's novel, set in rural Ireland during the fifties. Starring Tony Doyle , Ger Ryan
Moran is an overbearing father who believes himself to be benevolent, but the death of his wife makes his relationship with his five children increasingly difficult. See today's choices.
Adapted by Adrian Hodges ; Producers
Jonathan Curling and Colin Tucker ; Director TomCaims Subtitled ...............
Then Video Nation Shorts
News analysis, presented by Jeremy Paxman.
Chat show in which Ruby Wax hosts an intimate dinner party withcelebrityguests
Followed by Weatherview
Informal discussion on today's political stories. ....
Repeats are not indicated. OPEN UNIVERSITY
12.30 TheChemistryofCreation Subtitled 26061 1.00 The
Chemistryof the Invisible 66784 1.30 The Chemistry of Creativity THE GREATS
2.00 Explorers (part 4) WORLD CUP FRENCH
4.00 The French Experience 1 (parts 13-16)-with English subtitles.
BUSINESS AND TRAINING
5.00 Windrush: Growing Your Business
5.45 Harvestingthe Sun
6.10 Problems with Ions
6.35-7.00am Plants: Problems with Water