Arts Foundation Course Victorian Ways of Death
Funerary memorials, mourning paraphernalia and coffin design illuminate life and death in Victorian society.
Producer NICK LEVINSON (R)
12.55 Materials Engineering Making the Connections
How is a particular material chosen to do a particular job? Producer PHILIP ASHBY (R)
A See-Saw programme (R) followed by Bric-a-Brac
A See-Saw programme (R)
A Night in the Snow
Weather followed by Sport on Friday
Introduced by David Icke The best of this week's sporting action, including ski-jumping - a report on the outcome of this year's Four
Hills Tournament, and a look ahead to a big Cup weekend in football for English and Scottish clubs.
Studio director VIVIEN KENT Producer GRAHAM FRY including at
3.00 News and Weather
Margo MacDonald answers your questions.
Produced by BRYN BROOKS Send your views to: Ask Margo
BBCtv. London W12 8QT
Presented by Paul Coia
There are synonyms to seek and quotes to complete.
Crystals and Lasers by Prof D. Phillips , PhD, FRSC A series of six lectures 5:The Light Fantastic
From supermarket tills to compact discs and 'Star
Wars' weapons, lasers are becoming increasingly important.
Acts of sabotage which are jeeringly proclaimed on radio broadcasts from Nazi Germany, are undermining war-torn Britain.
The Intelligence Inner Council summons Holmes to track down the enemy agents.
Screenplay by LYNNE RIGGS and JOHN BRIGHT
Directed by JOHN RAWUNS
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An artist's view of the history of Prince Edward Island. (R)
Mike Smith , Malcolm McKeag Bob Fisher and Caroline Hall look at the 34th International Boat Show from London's Earls Court.
Guernsey is the setting for this special harbour feature and there are 700 boats on display ranging from dinghies to ocean racers and sports boats to power cruisers. A look at sailboards and water-skis, but if buying isn't for you. try a holiday afloat or just meet old friends to look back over the past year and forward to the next. Producer PETER HYLTON CLEAVER
A Reluctant Heroine
The personal story of Dr Pauline Cutting
Just a year ago, Dr Pauline Cutting was an unknown surgeon working for a charity in the Lebanon. Then her remarkable struggle to save lives during the five-month siege of the Bourj al Barajneh
Palestinian camp pushed her into the limelight and turned her into a reluctant heroine. As a new year begins,
Dr Cutting looks back at the Middle East she knew and speaks of her hopes for the future in a seemingly hopeless situation.
Reporter Alison Leigh Producer patti STEEPLES Editor COLIN STANBRIDGE
(Regional programme - for variations see below)
from Barnsdale with Geoff Hamilton John Kelly and Anne Swithinbank
A new series with lots of new ideas. Planning a small garden not only to grow vegetables, fruit and herbs for the kitchen, but also as a place to sit and enjoy.
The organic garden is due for some changes. Early vegetables need attention, and what to do with houseplants that are past their Christmas flush. Production assistant CHRISTINE HARDMAN
Producer JOHN KENYON BBC Pebble Mill
Plant list on Ceefax page 261
The first in a series of comedy shows filmed at the Fox Studio in Los Angeles before a live audience. Also starring Julie Kavner
Dan Castellaneta Joe Malone and Sam McMurray
Comedienne, actress, singer and impressionist Tracey Ullman brings a special brand of talent to a novel show of comic 'playlets', supported by a versatile cast of thousands - well, four actually. Tonight:
Ambulance Pick-Up Girl on Ledge
Produced by RICHARD SAKAI
Regional Variations (2)
First transmitted in 1988, Arena presents a documentary programme exploring the life of Woody Guthrie, the travelling American singer-songwriter. Show more
The last word on world events analysed by Peter Snow
Donald MacCormick and Adam Raphael with political and economic reports from Will Hutton and Nick Clarke
(Le caporal epingle) starring
Jean-Pierre Cassel Claude Brasseur Claude Rich
Interned by the Germans after France's capitulation in 1940, the Corporal determines to escape and return to France, with or without the help of his friends. The escape part seems relatively easy, it's staying free that proves a problem....
Written and directed by JEAN RENOIR
(A French film with English subtitles. Black and white)
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