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10.25 Storytime: Big Bad Barney Bear
(ages 4-5) (Stereo)

10.40 Jeunes Francophones: Temps Libre
(ages 14-16)

11.05 Space Ark: The Environment - the Planets: 2
(ages 7-11) (Stereo)

11.15 Landmarks Extra: Building and Builders - Stone
(ages 9-12)

11.35 Landmarks: Tudors and Stuarts - Gunpowder Plot
(ages 9-12) (Stereo)

12.00 Shakespeare: the Animated Tales: Richard III
(ages 9-13)

Highlights from Beijing of China v England, the latter's first match on their Euro 96 warm-up tour of the Far East. Next, they take on a Hong Kong Select side before preparing at home for that first match in the European championship against Switzerland on 8 June.
Introduced by Ray Stubbs.
Commentary by Clive Tyldesley with Trevor Brooking.

Contributors

Presenter:
Ray Stubbs
Commentary:
Clive Tyldesley
Commentary:
Trevor Brooking
Editor:
Niall Sloane

Regional Variations (2)

Out and About

BBC Two England

Second of a six-part leisure series. Tonight, Freddy Rostand hunts for bargains at the Beaulieu boat jumble, while Patricia Murphy takes a trip to Brighton and comes across genuine Irish food. Plus, a lighthearted guide to golf and a cross-country walk that encounters three historic castles.

Contributors

Presenter:
Freddy Rostand
Presenter:
Patricia Murphy
Producer:
Mia Costello
Series Producer:
Peter Pitt

Highlights of today's play in the one-day international between England and India at the Oval, the first of three for the Texaco Trophy. Introduced by Tony Lewis.

Contributors

Presenter:
Tony Lewis
Commentary:
Richie Benaud
Commentary:
Geoffrey Boycott
Commentary:
David Gower
Executive Producer:
Keith Mackenzie

This week, actor Alan Cumming (Sebastian Flight in the BBC comedy The High Life) and his girlfriend Saffron Burrows (Sandra Sollars in Dennis Potter 's Karaoke, just concluded on BBC and Channel 4) travel to the Californian desert resort of Palm Springs. There they stay in Elvis and Priscilla Presley's honeymoon hideaway, and spend a night under the stars in the Joshua Tree National Park.
Plus, a guide to holidays for single people, and Simon Calder explores Spain's Costa Brava. With Penny Junor.

Contributors

Unknown:
Alan Cumming
Unknown:
Sebastian Flight
Unknown:
Saffron Burrows
Unknown:
Simon Calder
Producer:
Matthew Cole
Editor:
Liz Warner

Regional Variations (2)

The Poisoned Chalice

Episode 3: Summit, Bloody Summit

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Margaret Thatcher battled for Britain over EU membership, but serious mistakes paved the way to a Federalist Europe she tried to prevent.

Mark Lawson is joined by poet and critic Tom Paulin and columnist Suzanne Moore to discuss director Mike Leigh's new film, Secrets and Lies.

Followed by Weatherview

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Panellist:
Tom Paulin
Panellist:
Suzanne Moore

Open University
12.30 Shooting Video History
(Subtitled)
1.30 On Pictures and Paintings

FETV Short Cuts
2.00 TV Genres: The Police

BBC Focus
4.00 Italia 2000: Cinema, Theatre and Literature: Part 1
(Rpt)
4.30 Sound Advice: Crime Prevention for Convenience Store Staff
(Rpt)
5.00 Health and Safety at Work
(Rpt)
5.30 The Adviser: Care for a Lifetime

Open University
6.00 The Restless Pump
6.25 Scenes from Dr Faustus by Christopher Marlowe
(Rpt)
6.50 San Marco - a Dominican Priory

Contributors

Author (Scenes from Dr Faustus):
Christopher Marlowe

BBC Two England

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