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From Monday to Thursday this programme offers members of the public a chance to tackle politicians on current issues, with the hope of setting the parliamentary agenda. Today, with Sarah Baxter.
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Sarah Baxter

10.25 Cats' Eyes (ages 5-7) Changes in Materials - Freezing and Melting 6938058 10.40 Look and Read (ages
7.9+) Geordie Racer: Light of St Mary 1520398 11.00 Zig Zag (ages 8-10)
Roman Britain stereo 3929602 11.20 English Time (ages 11-14) Get the Meaning 2543263 11.40 Mad about Music (ages 11 - 14) Fusion
3830640 12.00 GNVQ (ages 16+)

Starring Suzanne Pleshette, Lloyd Bridges

Drama based on the rise and tan or Leona Helmsley, the New York socialite whose business tactics led to her nickname, the Queen of Mean.
(1990) Subtitled.... *
FILM REVIEWS pages 45-52

Including at
3.00 News and Weather Subtitled (news)
3.50 News and Weather subtitled (news)
Regional News; Weather


Richard Michaels

Daily quiz about events on this date in years gone by. With Martyn Lewis.
QUIZCALL: 089 1-. Calls cost 39p per minute cheap rate, 49p per minute at all other times.


Martyn Lewis.

First in a new season of films, Britain at War, which commemorate the British experience of the Second World
War. Starring Dirk Bogarde
Lieutenant Graham leads an elite group of commandos on a mission to Rhodes. Their plan is to blow up two airfields on the heavily fortified island - an almost impossible task. With
Denholm Elliott , Akim Tamiroff , Gerard Oury and Eric Pohlmann.
Director Lewis Milestone (1953)....................... # FILM REVIEWS pages 45-52


Dirk Bogarde
Denholm Elliott
Akim Tamiroff
Gerard Oury
Eric Pohlmann.
Lewis Milestone

Regional Variations (2)



Farewell Fantastic Venus

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

The history of discovery of the real Venus, as probes like Magellan shattered theories of its geology, resurrecting ideas of catastrophism that dominated early Victorian science.

First in a six-part comedy series about three youngflat-sharers.
Big Wednesday. Mandyisdatinga famous boxer. Martin is going out with an American girl. Matthew stays at home with his beloved surfboard.
They're young, they're bright, they're sexy. So why aren't they happy?
Written by Andrew Davies and Bernadette Davis Director John Stroud ; Producer Geoffrey Perkins
# See This Week: page 7


Written By:
Andrew Davies
Written By:
Bernadette Davis
John Stroud
Geoffrey Perkins
Ben Chaplin
Matthew Cottle
Samantha Janus
Paul Johnson:
David Harewood
Lisa Orgolini
Nisha Kapu

Regional Variations (2)

Ruling Passions: Sex, Race and Empire

Episode 1: Forbidden Fruit

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Exploration into the sexual history of British imperial rule, usingeyewitness accounts. A look at how Empire offered sexual adventures to the British and how they responded.

On the eve of the sale of the Man Ray estate by Sotheby's, this Late Show special explores the passions beneath the surface of Man Ray's cool, modernist imagery, and assesses the life and work of this elusive photographer, painterand sculptor.
Director Chris Granlund ; Series editor Michael Poole
11.55 Weatherview


Chris Granlund
Michael Poole

4.45-5.00 Disability Agenda Disabled musicians from the Drake Music
Project jam with Jools Holland and Crippen's cartoon workshop. Signed and 5.30-6.00 RCN Nursing Update
Unit 28: Suicide - a target for health.


Jools Holland

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