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Historical drama starring Christopher Reeve

On the eve of the American Civil War, secret service chief Allan Pinkerton meets wealthy southerner Rose O'Neal Greenhow. Despite their mutual attraction, each knows the other is a sworn enemy.
(1990) (Stereo)
See Films: pages 54-58 **

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Contributors

Director:
Jack Gold
Allan Pinkerton:
Christopher Reeve

A six-part documentary series following flying vet Peter Trembath , whose practice covers a vast area in Australia's Northern Territory.
Gove. Amongthe patients at Gove, one of the more remote parts of the Northern Territory, are a kangaroo with half a tail, a snake that needs worming and a one-eyed owl. ....

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Trembath

Another chance to see the series in which former players recall the story of British football, both on and off the pitch. A Very British Invention. The first edition traces football's originsfrom a village pastime to its emergence, thanks to public schools and churches, as Britain's national sport.
Executive producerTony Moss: Series producer
Jean-Claude Bragard Repeat ....

Contributors

Producer:
Jean-Claude Bragard

The first of two reports from this year's show. Farnborough has a new look, both in the air and on the ground. Eurofighter 2000 makes its first appearance, as does the latest generation stealth bomber, the B2. On the ground, the talk is of the next millennium. With Julian Tutt and Mark Hanna. Part two next week.
Executive producer Peter Hylton Cleaver

Contributors

Unknown:
Julian Tutt
Unknown:
Mark Hanna.
Producer:
Peter Hylton Cleaver

The second instalment of the biography of the Bolton steeplejack.
ASortofFame. Fred Dibnah 'sfirstfilm brings him a whiff of fame and some unwelcome distractions. Things look set to get even worse when he is taken off on holidayto Blackpool. Director/Producer Don Haworth
BBC BOOK: The Fred Dibnah Story. available in paperback from booksellers, priced £6.99.

Contributors

Unknown:
Fred Dibnah
Producer:
Don Haworth
Unknown:
Fred Dibnah Story.

The first in a six-part series offering the ultimate interior design challenge: two neighbours swap houses to transform a room in each other home. Preseted by Carol Smillie . See today's choices.
Director Nick Vaughan-Barratt ; Producer Ann Hill
♦ All Change: page 7

Contributors

Unknown:
Carol Smillie
Director:
Nick Vaughan-Barratt
Producer:
Ann Hill

The first traveller in this
seven-part series of adventures is comedian
Victoria Wood , who makes a round trip to the north of Britain by train from Crewe, taking in both the east and west coasts and fuelled by endless cups of tea. See today's choices.
Producer Russell England: Executive producer
DavidTaylor Stereo Subtitled ................ ♦ Victoria Wood 's Kind of Day: page Followed by Video Nation Shorts

Contributors

Unknown:
Victoria Wood
Unknown:
Victoria Wood

The Contest. George's mother catches him alone in a compromising position and ends up in hospital. When he says he'll never do it again Jerry, Kramer, George and Elaine all pledge abstinence. Stereo Subtitled ........

Open University
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6.00 Interrogating the Past,
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