Programme Index

Discover 9,877,225 listings and 221,577 playable programmes from the BBC

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9.00 Italy Means Business
AUDIO PACK: for a book and audio cassette, send a cheque for £13.99, payable to BBC Education, to: [address removed]

9.30 Over the Moon (ages 5-7) On the Move - Safe on the Road

9.45 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7)

10.25 Look and Read (ages 7-9+)
10.45 Teaching Today: Primary Science: Materials - Does It Hold Water?
11.15 See You, See Me (ages 7-9)
Transport - Cycles Then and Now 2895678 11.30 English File (ages 14-17) 2415 12.00 TV6 (ages 16+)

Regional Variations (2)

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Pig Boy

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Drama set in a young offenders institution about Danny,a persistent joyrider who begins a two year sentence and fails to support his cellmate who's being bullied by another inmate.

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Introduced by Helen Rollason.
Bowls World Indoor Championships from the Guild Hall, Preston. Commentary by Jimmy Davidson and David Rhys Jones. Rugby Union A preview of tomorrow's matches in this year's Five Nations championship, featuringWalesvEngland in Cardiff, and France vScotland in Paris.
Football A look ahead to weekend action in the fifth round of the FA Cup.
Producer Paul McNamara ; Editor Peter Allden
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3.00 News and Weather suct/tied (news)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Helen Rollason.
Commentary By:
Jimmy Davidson
Commentary By:
David Rhys Jones.
Producer:
Paul McNamara
Editor:
Peter Allden

Music news magazine. Featuring rappers and former Byker Grove stars PJ and Duncan, talkingabouttheirnew single Our Radio Rocks. Plus EMF.
Repeated next Sunday Stereo ............

Contributors

Unknown:
Byker Grove

Six-part Animated 2 series of popular operas, sung in English.
2.The Magic Flute. Mozart's masterpiece gets a light-hearted cartoon treatment.
Sung by Neill Archer , Alwyn Mellor , John Connell , Jennifer Rhys Davies ,
Rebecca Evans and Simon Keenlyside. With the orchestra and chorus of the Welsh National Opera.
DirectorValeriUgarov Subtitled ................ + VERONA OPERA FESTIVAL OFFER: page

Contributors

Sung By:
Neill Archer
Sung By:
Alwyn Mellor
Sung By:
John Connell
Sung By:
Jennifer Rhys Davies
Sung By:
Rebecca Evans
Sung By:
Simon Keenlyside.

Concluding the series looking at women who work in previously male-dominated bastions of rural life.
High Flyer. A keen falconer since the age of eight, Emma Ford runs the British School of Falconry at the Gleneagles Hotel in Scotland. The programme shows her instructing an enthusiastic beginner and training a young peregrine falcon.
Director/Producer Patrick McCreanor

Contributors

Unknown:
Emma Ford
Producer:
Patrick McCreanor

Regional Variations (2)

Geoff Hamilton's Cottage Gardens

Episode 6: Cottage Economy

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

In this final edition of the series, Geoff Hamilton visits an array of multipurpose gardens, including a Sussex garden, a herb garden, and a beekeeper's grounds. Show more

by Alan Simpson and Ray Galton.
Vintage comedy starring Harry H Corbett, Wilfrid Brambell

With Robert Dorning, Lane Meddick, Edwin Brown, Bill Maxam, Charles Bird.

Followed by Two's Comedy
A chance to register a phone vote for your favourite comedy sketch from those shown over the next four weeks before Comic Relief.
Tonight: The Fast Show Unlucky Alf and the Goose: [number removed]
Fawlty Towers Car Beating: [number removed]
Calls cost 10p

Contributors

Writer:
Alan Simpson
Writer:
Ray Galton
Producer:
Duncan Wood
Albert:
Wilfrid Brambell
Harold:
Harry H Corbett
Mr. Stacey:
Robert Dorning
[Actor]:
Lane Meddick
[Actor]:
Edwin Brown
[Actor]:
Bill Maxam
[Actor]:
Charles Bird

Clive Anderson visits six holiday paradises headingfor hell on earth. Tonight, the internal battles raging in the tiny Indian state of Goa as locals clash with the powerful interests of the tourism industry. See today's choices.
Director/Producer Paul Sommers * Andrew Duncan interviews Clive Anderson : see page 20

Contributors

Unknown:
Clive Anderson
Producer:
Paul Sommers
Producer:
Andrew Duncan
Unknown:
Clive Anderson

Beginning second series of classic-car profiles. Almost 50 years after the first model rolled off the production line, the Land Rover enjoys instant recognition all over the world. Quentin Wilson charts the history of this British success story. See today's choices.

Followed by Video Nation Shorts

Contributors

Unknown:
Quentin Wilson
Director:
David Wheeler
Producer:
John Wilcox

Comedy chat show starring Caroline Hook as agony aunt Mrs Merton.
Tonight's guests are Ken Livingstone , MP, Mandy Smith , Kevin Kennedy , better known as Curly Watts from
Coronation Street, and connoisseur of etiquette Drucilla Beyfus. Music is provided by Hooky and the Boys.
Director Dominic Brigstocke ; Producer Peter Kessler

Contributors

Unknown:
Caroline Hook
Unknown:
Mrs Merton.
Unknown:
Ken Livingstone
Unknown:
Mandy Smith
Unknown:
Kevin Kennedy
Director:
Dominic Brigstocke
Producer:
Peter Kessler

Regional Variations (2)

The Mrs Merton Show

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

Animated comedy series about a duck detective featuring the music of the late Frank Zappa

Duckman enrols Ajax in an exclusive boarding school, unaware that it is part of King Chicken's evil plan to over-educate him and alienate him from his own father.
With the voices of Jason Alexander, Nancy Travis, Greg Berger and Zappa's son Dweezil. (Stereo)

Contributors

Unknown:
Frank Zappa
Unknown:
Jason Alexander
Unknown:
Nancy Travis
Unknown:
Greg Berger

Never Stop Running. Richard Kimble becomes an unwilling accessory to the kidnappingof a young haemophiliac boy who requires urgent hospital treatment. Starring David Janssen.

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Kimble
Unknown:
David Janssen.

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