Followed by CBeebies Birthdays
Dennis travels back in time.
Followed by The Likeaballs
Layla resolves to get her scout badges.
Justine treats Tracy badly.
Children face challenges.
A rhino is dehorned.
Series editor Chris Powell
A garden that has to withstand the elements.
Classic thriller starring Robert Donat and Madeleine Carroll , the first of a double bill of Alfred Hitchock films, which heralds the start of BBC2's Summer of British Films season. An innocent man accused of murder is pursued by the police. Review page 37.
(1935, U) (BW) Movie Moment of the Week: page 33
Hitchcock thriller starring Margaret Lockwood and Michael Redgrave.
Gilbert Redman and Iris Henderson search a Balkan express train for dotty Dame May Whitty.
Review page 37. (1938, U) (BW)
(The season of British films continues with Dirty Pretty Things at 10.45pm; music from British films is played in the BBC Proms 2007 at 6.05pm; and British Film Forever explores UK cinema at 9.05pm)
Barry Norman on Alfred Hitchcock, plus DVD offer: page 35
Antiques at Stockport Town Hall.
8/11. Why Britain's seabirds are declining.
In a concert recorded on 14 July at the Royal Albert Hall , actor Richard E Grant intoduces a selection of some of finest film scores from classic British movies, performed by the BBC Concert Orchestra conducted by John Wilson. The evening is part of Bafta's 60th anniversary celebrations and the Summer of British Film and features music from
Battle of Britain, Anna Karenina , The 49th Parallel, Genevieve, Lawrence of Arabia, The Red Shoes,
Bridge on the River Kwai, The Overlanders, the Carry On films, Much Ado about Nothing, Wilde, A Bridge Too Far, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Chicken Run and Shakespeare in Love. The rousing finale is provided by the theme to The Dam Busters. Director Simon Broughton ; Series editor Oliver MacFarlane
www.bbc.co.uk/proms British Film Forever is at 9.05pm
Best of British?: page 10; The Inside Story: page 50
6/8. Galway to Baltimore. On the west coast of Ireland, sea cliffs twice the height of Big Ben stand imperiously against 30ft waves. On a journey from Galway Bay to the Fastnet Rock, Ireland's southernmost point, Neil Oliver discovers how mysterious flotsam inspired Columbus's journey to the New World.
Elsewhere, Alice Roberts visits the monastery on the tiny island of Skellig Michael.
Shown last Tuesday
1/7. Series celebrating the best of British movie-making over the last 100 years genre-by-genre as part of the Summer of British Film season, beginning with the best thrillers. Films under scrutiny include Get Carter, The Long Good Friday, The Third Man, and a clutch of Hitchcock classics. Contributions come from Bob Hoskins, Richard Attenborough, Michael Caine, Daniel Craig and Kate Winslet.
Narrated by Jessica Hynes.
Best of British?: page 10; Read the full results of RT's British film survey at [web address removed]
The first of a double bill of Stephen Frears films is this grim urban drama starring Chiwetel Ejiofor and Audrey Tautou. Illegal Nigerian immigrant Okwe and Turkish asylum seeker Senay work at a seedy London hotel which, they discover, provides a front for a trade in donor organs. Review paqe 37.
Crime comedy starring Albert Finney ,
Billie Whitelaw and Frank Finlay. A bingo caller who dreams of being a film noir-style detective and advertises his services, soon finds himself completely out of his depth. Review page 38.
Director Stephen Frears (1971, 12) The British Film season continues tomorrow with Young and Innocent at 10.30am
Hidden Gem: page 33
9/22; series three. After the ship passes through an electromagnetic cluster, Crichton begins suffering from blackouts.
2.2510/22; series three. The crew are placed in jeopardy as they wait for Talyn to heal. The next episode is tomorrow at 1.50am.