Programme Index

Discover 10,100,220 listings and 228,675 playable programmes from the BBC

Note: repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Jeunes Francophones (ages 14-16) Jet'aime stereo 4749921 9.25 See You
See Me (ages 7-9) Scotland-River
5424143 9.45 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) Pass the Jam, Jim Stereo


Jim Stereo

10.30 Numbertime (ages 4-5) Side by Side-underlover Stereo 7229124 10.45
Cats' Eyes (ages 5-7) Changes in Material - Giving Things Shape
11.00 Around Scotland (ages 10-12)
A Tongue in YerHeid-Rosaleen Written by Brian McCabe Stereo 9402360 11.20 Music
Makers (ages 9-11) Timbre
11.40 Science in Action (ages 11-13)
Burning Issues 9273582 12.00 Spanish
Globo (ages 11-12) De Vacaciones 7519476 12.05 History File (ages 14-17) Nazi Germany- the Master Race


Written By:
Brian McCabe

1.00 The Geography Programme (ages
11-16) InvestigatingEurope-theBigClean Up 47760495 1.20 Thunderbirds in French TheManfromMI5 66074360 1.25ZigZag (ages 7-9) Anglo-Saxons-Anglo-Saxons Invaded Stereo 4 7772230 1.45 Come
Outside (ages 4-5) Frogs

Written by Ray Galton and Alan Simpson.
Classic comedy first shown in 1959.

During a cruise, Hancock has to contend with the unwanted amorous advances of a determined woman.
Featuring Hattie Jacques.
(Black and white) (Repeat) (Subtitled)


Ray Galton
Alan Simpson
Duncan Wood
Tony Hancock:
null Himself
Sidney James
Amorous lady:
Hattie Jacques
John Le Mesurier
Hugh Lloyd
First officer:
Dennis Chinnery
Ship's doctor:
Brian Oulton

A series in which people challenge conventional wisdom on different issues.
Don't Fence Me In. A popular view of immigrants is that they are a threat, responsible for stealingjobs and forcing wages down. Professor at
University College, London, Nigel Harris argues against this stance, stating that immigrants do not compete for nationals' jobs and are, in fact, vital to economic growth. People, he says, should be free to travel, not fenced in by borders. Producer Gerry Pomeroy ; Series producer
Sue Davidson Stereo Subtitled .................


Nigel Harris
Gerry Pomeroy

More interior design challenges.
Two couples in Liverpool swap homes and redecorate each other's living rooms under the guidance of designers Linda Barker and Graham Wynne. Presented by Carol Smillie.
Director Nick Vaughan-Barratt ; Producer Ann Hill
Repeat Stereo


Linda Barker
Graham Wynne.
Presented By:
Carol Smillie.
Nick Vaughan-Barratt
Ann Hill

The documentary series about the way people live continues with a look at Hong Kong, where the relentless pace of life is accelerating as the handover to China approaches. The programme talks to rich and poor, Britons and Chinese, about their hopes and fears.

See today's choices.


Lucy Blakstad
Series Editor:
Stephen Lambert

A series of short films about women who share the same surname.
Londoner Debbie Smith plays guitar with indie band Echobelly. She talks about touring and realising she is a lesbian.
(Stereo) (Subtitled)


Debbie Smith
Ian Denyer
Series Producer:
Nikki Cheetham

Jonathan Meades continues his series of humorous documentaries exploring aspects of British cultural life.
The Absentee Landlord. Since the Second World Warthere has been a frenzy of church-building. Congregations have dwindled, yet more places of worship have been commissioned, many embracing modern styles. See today's choices.
Director Russell England; Series producer
David FTurnbull Stereo


Jonathan Meades

Regional Variations (2)

This Life

Series 1

Episode 10: Father Figure

Duration: 38 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Available for 10 months

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

Open University
12.30TheChemistryofCreation Repeat Stereo Subtitled 79235 1.00 The
Chemistry of the Invisible Repeat Subtitled 83099 1.30 The Chemistry of Creativity Repeat Stereo
2.00 GNVQ
BBC Focus
4.00 English Heritage
4.30 Unicef in the Classroom
5.00 Health and Safety at Work
5.30 Voluntary Matters
Open University
6.00 Is Seeing Believing? Repeat
7417438 6.25 Organelles and Origins
Repeat Subtitled 7429273 6.50 Enzymes-the complex molecules. Repeat

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