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Normandy is the subject for today's programme, with a look back through the BBC archives and the latest stop on the Cook's Tour of France.
(Repeat)
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Disney adventure starring Meredith Salenger, John Cusack

At the height of the Depression, a young girl sets off on a perilous journey across America to meet her father, who is working at a lumber camp in the wilds.
Along the way, she befriends a wolf who becomes her protector.
(1985, PG)
See Films: pages 56-62 ***

Contributors

Unknown:
Meredith Salenger
Unknown:
John Cusack
Director:
Jeremy Kagan

Ryan becomes an opera fan to impress Sarah, and Lee gets a tattoo. Meanwhile the pressures of exams starttotake theirtoll on the students.

Contributors

Ryan:
Rel Hunt
Sarah:
Nathalie Roy
Kurt:
Jeremy Lindsay Taylor
Drazic:
Callen Mulvey
D'espo:
Mario Gammo
Anita:
Lara Cox
Jill:
Morna Seres
Nat:
John Walton
Di Barnet:
Andrea Moor
Lee:
Marcel Bracks

Rajesh Mirchandani has a rare audience with singer Whitney Houston, who talks about her first studio album for eight years, as well as her film career and her dislike of the media.
(Repeated next Sunday)
(Digital widescreen) (Subtitled)

Contributors

Interviewer:
Rajesh Mirchandani
Interviewee:
Whitney Houston
Producer:
Angela Ferreira
Executive Producer:
Paul Smith

Continuing the special Ski Sunday programmes covering the world skiing championships.
Featuring live coverage of the first of the men's events - the super-G - from the "Birds of Prey" course at Beaver Creek, Colorado. Among the favourites for the gold medal are Olympic champion Hermann Maier of Austria and Norwegian Lasse Kjus, who took silver at the last world championships. Introduced by Hazel Irvine, with Graham Bell.

Contributors

Presenter:
Hazel Irvine
Analysis:
Graham Bell
Commentary:
Julian Tutt
Commentary:
Martin Bell

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 33 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Available for over a year

In Queensland, Rick learns the tricks of seafood cooking Australian-style. Back at home in Padstow, he prepares seared tuna with vegetables from his garden. (1999) Show more

More vintage comedy from 1962. Ernie throws a cocktail party to help Eric find a girlfriend. With guests Chris Barber's Jazz Band and the Beverley Sisters.
(First shown on ITV)
(Black and white)

Contributors

Comedian:
Eric Morecambe
Comedian:
Ernie Wise
Musicians:
Chris Barber's Jazz Band
Singers:
The Beverley Sisters
Producer:
Colin Clews

Regional Variations (2)

Video Nation

Coming Clean: a Mug's Game

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Ordinary people talk about the issues that matter to them. This edition encompasses attitudes to household cleaning.

Beverly is pregnant, and a star guest may be the child's father. With singer Michael Bolton, comic Drew Carey and ER's Eriq La Salle.

Followed by Weatherview

Contributors

Larry Sanders:
Garry Shandling
Arthur:
Rip Torn
Hank Kingsley:
Jeffrey Tambor
Phil:
Wallace Langham
Beverly:
Penny Johnson
Himself:
Michael Bolton
Himself:
Drew Carey
Himself:
Eriq La Salle

(Repeats are not indicated)

Open University
12.30 The Arch Never Sleeps
(Subtitled)
1.00 Soaring Achievements
1.30 The Secret of Sporting Success

Schools
2.00 Mathematics

Languages
4.00 The French Experience 9-12
(with Subtitles)

Business and Training
5.00 Career Moves

Open University
5.45 Climates of Opinion
6.35-7.00am Just Seventeen-the Geometry of Patterns

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