Shown yesterday at 10.30pm Subtitled.
David Frost interviews the newsmakers and reviews the papers with his guests. Including at 8.30 News; plus weather. Series editor Barney Jones ; Executive editor
Amanda Redington and Simon Biagi welcome chef Antony Worrall Thompson to the studio, John Walters spends Halloween with druids, and Eric Sykes shares the secrets of his long comic life.
Executive producer Chris Loughlin. ....
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The Mastery of Flight.
David Attenborough examines how birds have perfected the art of flying-from high-speed hunting to precision hovering. Shown last Wednesday The Insatiable Appetite can be seen on Wednesday at 8pm Subtitled.....
Sarah Cook , head gardener at Sissinghurst, talks about caring for a world-famous garden. Repeat
Rural issues, with John Craven. Including weatherfortheweek ahead at 11.55am.
John Humphrys interviews the politicians in the news. Including at 12.00 News
Editor David Jordan
Atriple bill of cat and-mouse fun.
The first of today's two omnibus editions. Part 2 at 4.45pm.
The Oscar-winning musical based on Charles Dickens's Oliver Twist, starring Ron Moody, Oliver Reed, Mark Lester
Escaping a life of workhouse servitude, Oliver tries to seek his fortune in London, but instead of gold-paved streets he finds the roguish Fagin and his crime school for boys. Musical numbers featured include Food, Glorious Food, You've Got to Pick a Pocket or Two and Consider Yourself.
Director Carol Reed (1968, U) Subtitled.
See Films: pages 58-65
The second of this afternoon's two omnibus editions.
Deborah McAndrew joins the crowds at Blackpool's famous illuminations for a programme celebrating light. She meets the people behind the light show, a designer of stained glass windows and a clergyman who regularly lights up the sky with his own firework displays. Darren Day performs a new song, and hymns from the Winter Gardens include This Little Light of Mine, Hail Gladdening Light and Immortal, Invisible. Subtitled .......
Foggy learns that he may be a member of the aristocracy.
Hugh Scully and the team visit Poole in Dorset, where finds include a gold medal awarded to a ship's doctor for saving the lives of survivors of the Titanic.
Regional Variations (2)
Wildlife on One
Wildlife documentary following the trials of orphaned young pygmy chimp Shijimi, growing up in bonobo society in the remote forests of Zaire.
It's the grand opening of Quigley's golf course, and Liam and Donal make sure the event goes with a bang.
Tony Doyle's Kind of Day: p146
With Peter Sissons.
Weather Rob McElwee
Regional Variations (2)
Destitute orphan Becky Sharp moves to London to stay with her firm friend Amelia Sedley. She soon finds employment and opportunity as a governess for Sir Pitt Crawley.
The comic life and times of an unlikely politician, starring the many faces of Harry Enfield.
For the last 30 years Norman Ormal has been at the very heart of British political life, riding the changes from Thatcherism to New Labour. See today's choices.
See This Week: page 5
Sister Helen Prejean , whose story was told in the film Dead Man Walking, hoped she would never again have to watch a man being executed. Two years later Dobie Williams is scheduled to die. Sister Helen struggles to comfort Dobie as the execution approaches, while his lawyer works for a last minute stay. Director Liesel Evans : Series editor
Romantic comedy starring Matthew Broderick
Three people share a New York apartment, each livingthere for two days a week and never seeing each other: Sam has been recently dumped by hisgirlfriend; Ellen is bored with her husband and Brian is about to get married. DirectorWarren Leight(1993.15)
♦ See Rims: pages 58-65 ****
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