Stories of contemporary life as told by insiders. 2: Cowgirls. Jan Youren quit the American competitive rodeo circuit. Her body just could not take any more falls. Does her daughter Christen have the stamina to take her mother's place in this macho world?
Jennifer Chevalier joined the pair at the US Women's Professional Rodeo Association championships. Producer Nicola Barranger Repeat
A six-part series based on Frank Dickins 's classic cartoon strip, featuring Chester-Perry's troublesome buying clerk and those who serve alongside him as small cogs in a gigantic wheel.
2: Follow That Star. A food inspector is smuggled into chef's canteen. with Owen Brenman. Christopher Benjamin , Katy Odey. Jon Glover , Simon Schatzberger and Sheila Reid. Music by John Whitehall Director Neil Cargill
By Peter Straughan , winner of this year's Alfred Bradley Bursary Award. Agroup of runaway teenage boys are briefly lifted above their daily hardships when they become Shakespeare's great queens. with Kevin Knapman , Mark Bishop and Craig Moncur. Music by Neil Blenkinsop and Dave Scott. Director Meianie Harris
Bob Flowerdew , Nigel Colborn and John Cushnie answer questions put by gardeners from the Women's Common Room Club of the Queen's University, Belfast. With chairman Eric Robson. Repeated from Sunday 2pm
Laurie Taylor and guests explore ideas that shape our society. This week, he talks to Dr Steve Reicher from St
Andrews University about his pioneering work on crowd behaviour. Producer Tony Phillips
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Jim Eldridge 's six-part comedy drama stars Karl Howman as Mr Sims , and James Grout as Mr Beeston , the head teacher. 5: Incidental Music. And what of the Governor's plans for the future? with Vivienne Martin. Tom Watson.
Paul Copley , Deirdre Costello. Helena Breck and Aaron Keeling. Producer John Fawcett Wilson
Lectures about globalisation given by Anthony Giddens, director of the LSE. 4: The Family. Some of the most profound changes happening across the world are in people's personal lives. How best do we understand and cope with these changes? This lecture comes from the National Press Club, Washington and is followed by questions from an invited audience, including one from Hillary Clinton. Bridget Kendall is in the chair.
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Programmes in which Vivienne Parry looks at what goes on in our brain when we are in an altered state of consciousness. 2: A Trip to Death and Back. Every day in the operating theatre, anaesthetists delicately balance the consciousness of their patients, keeping them unaware but alive. Now it seems that brain waves are the key to turning this art into science. Producer Sandy Raffan
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The concluding episode of Andy Hamilton 's comedy series set in hell. 6: The Final Reckoning. God has heard that rules are being broken in hell and sends some archangels to investigate. with Philip Pope , Michael Fenton Stevens. Felicity Montagu and Nick Revell Producer Paul Mayhew-Archer
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