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10.30 Look and Read (ages 7-9)
3018028 10.50 Mad about Music (ages 11-16) Motion/Emotion
11.10 Landmarks (ages 9-12) Rivers of the World: the Nile 9216318 11.30 Sportsbank: Soccer (ages 11-16) -John Salako has advice foryoung Players on avoiding injuries.
12.00 Shakespeare: the Animated Tales (ages 9-13) RomeoandJuliet

Contributors

Unknown:
John Salako

More fruit-fuelled cartoon heroics. With the voices of Tim Brooke-Taylor , Bill Oddie , Graeme Garden and Jill Shilling. Repeat

Contributors

Unknown:
Tim Brooke-Taylor
Unknown:
Bill Oddie
Unknown:
Graeme Garden
Unknown:
Jill Shilling.

Highlights of the second round of the International Open from the Oxfordshire Golf Club. Paul Broadhurst was the last
Britain to record a win in thistournament, five years ago at St Mellion. Commentary by Peter Alliss , Alex Hay , Mike Hughesdon and Beverly Lewis. Hosted by Steve Rider.
Plus coverage from Newbury, featuring the races at 2.40, 3.10, and, at 3.40, the feature race of the meeting, the Newbury fillies' Trial Stakes, won last year by Yashmak. Introduced by Clare Balding , With Willie Carson and Jim McGrath. Producer (Golf) Alastair Scott
Kroducer(Racing) Chris Lewis Including at2.50 and 3.25 News
Regional News and Weather

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Broadhurst
Commentary By:
Peter Alliss
Commentary By:
Alex Hay
Commentary By:
Mike Hughesdon
Commentary By:
Beverly Lewis.
Unknown:
Steve Rider.
Introduced By:
Clare Balding
Unknown:
Willie Carson
Unknown:
Jim McGrath.
Unknown:
Alastair Scott
Unknown:
Chris Lewis

Fans discuss their devotion to
The Prisoner, starring Patrick McGoohan , in the series in which addicts h.onourthe shows that changed their lives. Producer Nick Freand Jones

Contributors

Unknown:
Patrick McGoohan
Producer:
Nick Freand Jones

A series examining six major scientific quests of the century. Frank Drake, who, in 1960, carried out the first cosmic search for alien life, is one of those discussing their quest to prove the existence of extra-terrestrial intelligence.
He is joined by Star Trek alien designer Michael Westmore, and astronomer Jill Tartar, who inspired Jodie Foster's character in the film Contact.

Contributors

Series producer:
Paul Manners
Interviewee:
Frank Drake
Designer:
Michael Westmore
Interviewee:
Jill Tartar
Interviewee:
Jodie Foster
Music by:
Tony Royden

Documentary series following life in the Worcestershire Hunt. Armed with camcorders, the opponents of fox hunting keep an eye on the Hunt for signs of cruelty. But Jill Purser's first experience as a monitor proves to be deeply traumatic.
See today's choices.
See Polly Toynbee : page 10

Contributors

Presenter:
Jill Purser
Director:
Tim Lambert
Director:
David Wise
Executive producer:
Stephen Lambert
Cameraman:
Richard Gillespie

Alan Titchmarsh seeks the best garden centre bargains, Gay
Search continues her report from Japan by visiting a traditional garden near Kyoto, plus a visit to a Cornish nurserythat grows over 80 varieties of the colourful foliage plant coleus. Executive producerTony Laryea Series producer Colette Foster
♦ See Alan Titchmarsh : page 36 Gardeninggiveaways and offers: page 134; Garden offer: page

Contributors

Unknown:
Alan Titchmarsh
Unknown:
Alan Titchmarsh

Regional Variations (2)

Bottom

Series 2

Episode 4: Parade

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Anarchic comedy. Richie helps the police with their enquiries, meets a war veteran, and continues to have trouble with the opposite sex.

Alexei Sayle finds out what it's like to be a sex object, uncovers the mysteries of retailing, and advises on the best way to leave a porn shop as he continues his off-the-wall observations.
See today's choices.
Director Edgar Wright; Producer
Jon Rowlands

Contributors

Unknown:
Alexei Sayle
Producer:
Jon Rowlands

Team captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop are joined by two more celebrities on the topical quiz that pokes fun at the news.
Presented by Angus Deayton. Director John FD Northover; Producer Richard Wilson
Repeated next Sunday
Stereo.....

Then Israeli Shorts

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Merton
Unknown:
Ian Hislop
Presented By:
Angus Deayton.
Producer:
Richard Wilson

Regional Variations (2)

Later... with Jools Holland

Series 11

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Jools is joined by The Smashing Pumpkins, The Creatures, Simply Red, Leon Russell and Tricky & PJ Harvey.

Drama starring
Philippe Noiret
Emmanuelle Beart
Manuel Blanc
A naive teenager goes to Paris to make his fortune, but life is tougherthan anticipated, and he is repelled by what appears to be the onlyway he can survive: prostitution. In French with English subtitles. Widescreen. Director Andre Téchiné (1991, 18)
+ See Films: pages 52-57

Contributors

Unknown:
Philippe Noiret

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