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10.30 Look and Read (ages 7-9) 2616397 10.50 The Art (ages 11-14)
Stereo 2696533 11.10 Landmarks (ages 9-12) Stereo Subtitled 1812484 11.30 English File (ages 11-16)
12.00 Scene (ages 13-17) Pig Boy
Written by Stephen Handley

Contributors

Written By:
Stephen Handley

Scene

Pig Boy

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama set in a young offenders institution about Danny,a persistent joyrider who begins a two year sentence and fails to support his cellmate who's being bullied by another inmate.

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Scene

Tiff Needell reviews the first year of the Vauxhall Vectra one-make championship series, which was conceived as atraining ground for drivers who are keen to make a career in touring cars. Meanwhile, for driversjust setting out in the sport, the Caterham Scholarship series is seen as the ideal first step; it includes a variety of events from hill climbs to racing in identical low-cost sports cars. Vicki Butler-Henderson visits the Snetterton circuit near Norwich to see how well the concept works. Series producer Ken Pollock ; Editor
Jon Bentley

Contributors

Unknown:
Vicki Butler-Henderson
Producer:
Ken Pollock
Editor:
Jon Bentley

In tonight's One Foot in the Past special documentary, which forms part of the BBC's 75th anniversary celebrations, writer and broadcaster Patrick Wright seeks out the story behind
Broadcasting House in London. Following a day in the life of the building, he watches actor
Donald Sinden in a radio play and prepares for his own late-night radio role.
See today's choices.
Producer Peter Lydon

Contributors

Unknown:
Patrick Wright
Unknown:
Donald Sinden
Producer:
Peter Lydon

Concluding the gardening series. The Isle of Wight. The team of Alan Titchmarsh, Charlie Dimmock and Tommy Walsh create a racetrack garden for Gary Axford. His mother Anne wants to surprise the teenage wheelchair user, who is keen on racing radio-controlled cars but can't make use of his garden because of its uneven surface.
Producer John Thornicroft
Executive producerCarol Haslam
+ Alan Titchmarsh : page 50

Contributors

Unknown:
Wight. Theteamof
Unknown:
Alan Titchmarsh
Unknown:
Charlie Dimmock
Unknown:
Tommy Walsh
Producer:
John Thornicroft
Unknown:
Alan Titchmarsh

Regional Variations (2)

Red Dwarf

VII

Episode 8: Nanarchy

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

The crew catch up with their own spaceship, Red Dwarf, and discover who stole it and why. They also meet up with an old friend.

Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer hostthe celebrity game show. Tonight's guest panellists are fashion designer David Emanuel , TV presenter Judith Hann , Mark Homer (Tony in EastEnders) and singer Lisa Stansfield. With Matt Lucas as George Dawes. Last in the series. The second series will be shown again on BBC2 from next Friday. Director David G Croft ; Producer
AlanMarke Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
Vic Reeves
Unknown:
Bob Mortimer
Designer:
David Emanuel
Presenter:
Judith Hann
Presenter:
Mark Homer
Singer:
Lisa Stansfield.
Unknown:
Matt Lucas
Unknown:
George Dawes.
Director:
David G Croft

Topical news quiz with host Angus Deayton and team captains Ian Hislop and Paul Merton. Director Paul Wheeler ; Producer
Richard Wilson Repeated Sunday at
9.30pm
Then Sharkbites Another person recalls the first time they saw the film Jaws, which will be screened tomorrow at 9pm.

Contributors

Unknown:
Angus Deayton
Unknown:
Ian Hislop
Unknown:
Paul Merton.
Director:
Paul Wheeler
Producer:
Richard Wilson

' Drama starring
Sissy Spacek , Eric Roberts Texas 1944. Nita Longley is stifled by her life until she meets a handsome sailor.
Director Jack Fisk (1981. 15)
* See Films: pages 70-82 ***

Contributors

Unknown:
Sissy Spacek
Unknown:
Eric Roberts
Unknown:
Nita Longley
Director:
Jack Fisk
Nita Longley:
Sissy Spacek
Teddy:
Eric Roberts
Bailey:
Sam Shepard
Calvin:
William Sanderson
Arnold:
Tracey Walter

Crime drama, based on real events in the fifties, starring John McIntire

Phenix City, Alabama is a town in the grip of mob violence, but a young lawyer is determined to break the reign of terror.
(1955) (Black and white)
See Films: pages 70-82 ***

Followed by Weatherview

Contributors

Director:
Phil Karlson
Albert Patterson:
John McIntire
John Patterson:
Richard Kiley
Ellie Rhodes:
Kathryn Grant
Rhett Tanner:
Edward Andrews
Mary Jo Patterson:
Lenka Peterson

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