Programme Index

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10.30 Words and Pictures
(ages 5-7) (Stereo)

10.45 Cats' Eyes
(5-7) (Stereo)

11.00 Look and Read
(7-9) (Stereo)

11.20 Zig Zag
(7-9) (Stereo)

11.40 Landmarks
(9-12) (Stereo) (Subtitled)

12.00 Heading South
(9-12) (Stereo)

12.20 Showcase
(Stereo)

12.25 Firework Safety

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Neil MacGregor looks at the creation of two 14th century altarpieces: the Wilton Diptych, painted in the 1390s, and the 16ft pieces made for the Church of San Pier Maggiore in Florence. Show more

The owners of a Yorkshire brewery invite Jennifer Paterson and Clarissa Dickson Wright to prepare a slap-up breakfast for their dedicated team of brewers.
See today's choices.
Lock up your doughnuts!: page 25; Jennifer Paterson cooks kedgeree: page 38

Contributors

Presenter/Cook:
Jennifer Paterson
Presenter/Cook:
Clarissa Dickson Wright
Producer:
Patricia Llewellyn
Executive Producer:
Peter Gillbe

Regional Variations (2)

The Mrs Merton Show

Series 3

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Chat show presented by Caroline Aherne, in the guise of Mrs Merton. Guests are movie mogul Michael Winner and Tory MP Teresa Gorman. Music is provided by The Patrick Trio.

In London's Leicester Square, TJ, Sumi and Bobby compete with other portrait painters for commissions from visiting tourists and passers-by. In Preeya Lai's film, the trio discuss the factors that compelled them to earn their living on the streets.

Contributors

Director:
Preeya Lai
Series Editor:
Peter Symes

Pop trivia quiz. Team captains Sean Hughes and Phill Jupitus are joined by Louise, Dodgy's Math Priest, Teenage Fanclub's Norman Blake and comedian Jeff Green. Hosted by Mark Lamarr. Last in the series; it will return next year.
(Stereo)

Then Video Nation Shorts

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lamarr
Team captain:
Sean Hughes
Team captain:
Phill Jupitus
Panellist:
null Louise
Panellist:
Math Priest
Panellist:
Norman Blake
Panellist:
Jeff Green
Director:
Steve Bendelack
Producer:
Jim Pullin

The irreverent magazine returns for six programmes blending debate, interviews and humorous films. Tonight Jennifer Paterson, from Two Fat Ladies, and broadcaster Ludovic Kennedy join regular presenters Richard Ingrams, Mavis Nicholson and Edward Enfield.
(Stereo)
Dr Mark Porter: page 43

Followed by Weatherview

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Ingrams
Presenter:
Mavis Nicholson
Presenter:
Edward Enfield
Guest:
Jennifer Paterson
Guest:
Ludovic Kennedy
Producer:
Sara Brailsford
Series Producer:
Gerard Barry

12.30 The Making of...: Simon Callow
The actor discusses the factors that influenced his choice of career.

Talent
12.45 Documentaries
First of four programmes in four different categories, showcasing the best short films from recent film-school graduates.

Schools
2.00 Teaching Today: Dyslexia in the Primary Classroom
Ghostwriter: Ghost Story

Languages
4.00 Suenos World Spanish: Programmes 9-12

Business and Training
5.00 Skills for Work

Arts
6.00 The Victorian High Church
6.30-7.00am Scenes from Dr Faustus

Learning Zone Guide: [number removed]

Contributors

Presenter (The Making of...):
Simon Callow

BBC Two England

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