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10.35 Lifeschool Extra Zimbabwe - People of Stone

11.00 Look and Read Special: Follow that Frog!
(ages 7-9+) (Stereo)

11.20 How to Make a Video

11.30 Teaching Today Teaching Reading: Part 2

12.00 English File: A Tribute to Arthur Miller
The author talks about his work.
(ages 14-17) (Stereo) (Subtitled)

Contributors

Speaker (English File):
Arthur Miller

Golf The Volvo PGA Championship from the West Course, Wentworth. The premier event on the European Tour gets under way, with a top-class field including Nick Faldo , Bernhard Langer , Ian Woosnam ,
Colin Montgomerie and Seve Ballesteros. Commentary by Peter Alliss , Alex Hay ,
Dave Marr , Mike Hughesdon and Beverly Lewis. Introduced by Steve Rider. ProducerAlastairScott
Tennis The Women's World Doubles Cup from Craiglockhart, Edinburgh. Three-times Wimbledon champions Gigi Fernandez and Natasha Zvereva head the seedings. Commentary by John Barrett and Virginia Wade. Introduced by Sue Barker.
Producer Johnnie Watherston
Including at 3.00 and 3.55 News Regional News and Weather

Contributors

Unknown:
Nick Faldo
Unknown:
Bernhard Langer
Unknown:
Ian Woosnam
Unknown:
Colin Montgomerie
Unknown:
Seve Ballesteros.
Commentary By:
Peter Alliss
Commentary By:
Alex Hay
Commentary By:
Dave Marr
Commentary By:
Mike Hughesdon
Commentary By:
Beverly Lewis.
Introduced By:
Steve Rider.
Unknown:
Gigi Fernandez
Unknown:
Natasha Zvereva
Commentary By:
John Barrett
Commentary By:
Virginia Wade.
Introduced By:
Sue Barker.
Producer:
Johnnie Watherston

Celebrity game show with Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer. Team captains Mark Lamarrand Ulrika Jonsson are joined by comedian David Baddiel , actor Paul Shane , and TV presenters Muriel Gray and Annabel Giles. Director Mark Mylod ; Producer Alan Marke

Contributors

Unknown:
Vic Reeves
Unknown:
Bob Mortimer.
Unknown:
Mark Lamarrand
Unknown:
Ulrika Jonsson
Unknown:
David Baddiel
Unknown:
Paul Shane
Unknown:
Annabel Giles.
Director:
Mark Mylod
Producer:
Alan Marke

The Body Snatchers. The team discover that the body of a top
Pentagon official is being kept in a remote village in Wales.
Written by Terry Nation ; Director Paul Dickson
First shown on ITV

Contributors

Written By:
Terry Nation
Director:
Paul Dickson

This week, the subtle differences between the rook, the jackdaw and the crow are revealed; and a look at how
British butterflies seem to understand climatic changes. With Simon King.
Producer Hilary Jeffkins ; Series producer Mike Beynon
FOR INFORMATION: access the Internet: the URL address is: http://www.bbcnc.org.uk/tv/watchout/ or record the closing titles and play back on stop frame or E-mail yourinformation on: watchout@bbc.co.uk

Contributors

Unknown:
Simon King.
Producer:
Hilary Jeffkins
Producer:
Mike Beynon

Victorian cartoonists hardly dared criticise their monarch.
Today's satirists are less respectful of the royal family. In the second of two programmes, Kenneth Baker MP reveals how the crudity and cruelty of the Georgian age has returned. See today's choices.
Producer Jonathan Dent ; Editor Anne Tyerman

Contributors

Unknown:
Kenneth Baker
Producer:
Jonathan Dent
Editor:
Anne Tyerman

Mark James reports from Sumatra as the World Rally Championship visits the Far East for the first time.
Meanwhile, on the Touring Car scene, Amanda Campbell looks at the contrasting lives of two racing brothers: James Kaye , works driverfor Honda, and his younger brother Richard, who races a privately entered Vauxhall. Plus, Tiff Needell goes TVR Tuscan racing at Silverstone.
Series producer Ken Pollock ; Executive producer
DennisAdams Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
Mark James
Unknown:
Amanda Campbell
Unknown:
James Kaye
Producer:
Ken Pollock

Geoff Hamilton visits the Chelsea Flower Show;
Antony Henn continues his look at the Dutch plant industry; and there's a visit to an exceptional collection of rhododendrons. See today's choices. Series producer John Percival ; Executive producer
TonyLaryea Stereo Subtitled ............... ♦See Geoff Hamilton : page 36
♦Competitions and Giveaways: p

Contributors

Unknown:
Geoff Hamilton
Unknown:
Antony Henn
Producer:
John Percival
Unknown:
Geoff Hamilton

Regional Variations (2)

Murder Most Horrid

Series 3

Episode 3: Dying Live

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

An abattoir worker holidaying in South America unwittingly becomes mixed up in a plan to stage an execution live on TV.

Comedy about an airline cabin crew. Winch. Sebastian returns from his holiday to find that something has happened between Steve and Shona. Sebastian Flight ALAN CUMMING , Steve McCracken
FORBES MASSON Shona Spurtle, SIOBHAN REDMOND Captain Duff, PATRICK RYECART Written by Alan Cummingand Forbes Masson Director Angela deChastelai Smith ; Producer
TonyDow Rpt Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
Alan Cumming
Unknown:
Forbes Masson
Unknown:
Siobhan Redmond
Unknown:
Patrick Ryecart
Written By:
Alan Cummingand
Written By:
Forbes Masson
Director:
Angela Dechastelai Smith

Regional Variations (2)

Have I Got News for You

Series 11

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Host Angus Deayton and team captains Ian Hislop and Paul Merton are joined by journalist Piers Morgan and comedian Clive Anderson for this episode of the topical quiz.

The second in a three-part season of pilot programmes which became classic comedy series. Hi-de-Hi! was set in 1959 in a fictional holiday camp called Maplin's. First shown in 1980, it completed a hat trick of successful comedies for writers Jimmy Perry and David Croft after Dad's Army and It Ain't 'Alf Hot Mum.
Jeffrey FairbrotherSIMON CADELL Ted Bovis , PAUL SHANE , Gladys Pugh RUTH MADOC. Spike Dixon JEFFREY HOLLAND , Mr Partridge LESLIE DWYER . Maud Fairbrother JOYCE GRANT Fred Quilly , FELIX BOWNESS Yvonne , DIANE HOLLAND. Barry BARRY HOWARD , Peggy SU POLLARD
Producer David Croft ....

Contributors

Unknown:
Jimmy Perry
Unknown:
David Croft
Unknown:
Simon Cadell
Unknown:
Paul Shane
Unknown:
Spike Dixon
Unknown:
Jeffrey Holland
Unknown:
Leslie Dwyer
Unknown:
Joyce Grant
Unknown:
Felix Bowness
Unknown:
Diane Holland.
Unknown:
Barry Howard
Unknown:
Su Pollard
Producer:
David Croft

Regional Variations (2)

This Life

Series 1

Episode 10: Father Figure

Duration: 38 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Drama series about five flatmates. O'Donnell could prove to be Milly's knight in shining armour, but will she risk her relationship with Egg for a romantic fantasy? Show more

Horror, continuing the series of films starring Peter Lorre
A retired concert pianist dies a violent death. When his burial vault is opened, the body is missing its left hand. The household is then subjected to a reign of terror as the murderous hand seeks revenge. Hilary Cummins
PETER LORRE. Bruce Conrad ROBERT ALDA.
Julie Holden ANDREA KING , Francis Ingram
VICTOR FRANCEN. Ouidio Castanio J CARROL NAISH
Director Robert Florey 1946, 15) B/W. ♦ See Films: pages 49-56 ***

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Lorre
Unknown:
Peter Lorre.
Unknown:
Robert Alda.
Unknown:
Andrea King
Unknown:
Victor Francen.
Unknown:
J Carrol Naish
Director:
Robert Florey

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