Programme Index

Discover 9,916,987 listings and 223,374 playable programmes from the BBC

Note: repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Space Ark (ages 7-11) Changes in Material- Rusting 7069642 9.10 Short
Circuit (ages 14-16) 47915179.30 Writing and Pictures (ages 6-7) The Tooth Fairy 8180623 9.45 Storytime (ages 4-5)

10.30 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) 9620352 10.45 Cats'Eyes (ages 5-7) 9625807 11.00 Look and Read (ages
7-9) The Legend of the Lost Keys - the BOX Is Opened Written by Jim Eldridge Subtitled 3646352 11.20 ZigZag(ages7-9)
Subtitled 3593352 11.40 Landmarks (ages 9-11) Subtitled 6974333 12.00 Job Bank (ages 14-19) Subtitled 4407401 12.10 History File (ages 14-16)

Contributors

Written By:
Jim Eldridge

The weekday history strand returns.
1.10 The House Detectives Juliet Morris investigates an unusual house. Repeat
Then at 1.40 Hart-Davis on History Adam Hart-Davis explores Roman Bath, and Jayne Constantinis tries Georgian dancing. Producer John Thirlwell ; Executive producer Paul Bader Videoplus code for 1.10-1.40pm .... Code for 1.40-2.10pm .... Code for 1.10pm-2.10pm (not PDC) .... SERIES GUIDE: for a 48-page colour series guide send a cheque for £4, payable to BBC Education, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Juliet Morris
Unknown:
Adam Hart-Davis
Unknown:
Jayne Constantin
Producer:
John Thirlwell
Producer:
Paul Bader

TheMarkofArchanon. Two aliens are discovered suffering from a disease that causes outbursts of violence.
Written by Lew Schwartz ; Producer
Fred Freiberger ; Director Charles Crichton First shown on ITV

Contributors

Written By:
Lew Schwartz
Producer:
Fred Freiberger
Director:
Charles Crichton
John Koenig:
Martin Landau
Dr Helena Russell:
Barbara Bain
Alan Carter:
Nick Tate
Pasc:
John Standing
Etrec:
Michael Gallagher

From the pyramids to the Nile, Edith Bowman and Dimitri Doganis take an oblique look at the traditional tourist spots of Cairo, and uncover the youthful side of the Egyptian capital at a Ministry of Sound all-nighter.
(Digital widescreen) (Subtitled)

Contributors

Presenter:
Edith Bowman
Presenter:
Dimitri Doganis
Director:
Richard Bee
Producer:
Mike Gooding

Last in the series on the murkier activities of housing professionals. Freeholders. Leaseholders own the right to live in their home but theydon'town it. Under ancient laws complete strangers can buy powers over houses and flats by buying the freehold.
Paul Kenyon exposes some of the more exploitative practices employed by freeholders. The series returns in the autumn.
Producer Joanna Burge ; Series producer
Stewart Lansley

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Kenyon
Producer:
Joanna Burge
Producer:
Stewart Lansley

Antony Worrall Thompson cooks street noodles, a quick dish with the taste of the Orient.
Rick Stein travels to Bangor in Gwynedd with two viewers in a bid to help them overcome their food phobia. And guest chef
Jeanne Rankin cooks a dessert and cheese course all in one.
Presented byChris Kelly.
Series producer Elaine Bancroft ; Executive producer Tim Hincks Repeated on Saturday Digital widescreen WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/foodanddrink E-MAIL: [address removed]
* Breadmaker offer: page 35

Contributors

Unknown:
Antony Worrall Thompson
Unknown:
Rick Stein
Unknown:
Jeanne Rankin
Producer:
Elaine Bancroft
Producer:
Tim Hincks

Second in the new four-part drama starring Ray Winstone, Mark Strong, Phil Davis

While clearing out his old headmaster's house, Graham stumbles across a hoard of old school files - and uncovers a terrible secret about his wife.
Contains violence and strong language. See today's choices.
Written by Tony Grounds; Producer Greg Brenman ; Director Adrian Shergold (Repeated on Friday at 11.20pm)
(Digital widescreen)
Old boys' network: page 26

Then Five Go Mad in the Kitchen
Shown yesterday 7.25pm
BBC1 INFORMATION AND FUND-RAISING: buy 11 recipes in Five Go Mad in the Kitchen for f from Oxfam, Sainsbury's and selected branches of Dillons, Hammicks and Waterstones; at least 75p per book goes to Comic Relief. For a fund-raising pack or further information call [number removed] (calls cost 60p per minute with a percentage going towards Comic Relief's costs)

Contributors

Unknown:
Raywinstone Mark Strong
Unknown:
Phil Davis
Producer:
Greg Brenman
Director:
Adrian Shergold
Alan:
Ray Winstone
Terry:
Mark Strong
Graham:
Phil Davis
Frank:
Ronny Quirke
Pat:
Michelle Fairley
Billy:
Aaron Keeling
Molly:
Tessa Peake-Jones
Laura:
Frances Shergold
Alex:
Maggie O'Neill
Colin:
Michael Tucek
Vicar:
Peter Halliday
Becky:
Emily Corrie

Clive Anderson hosts the political panel game, as Jeremy Hardy and Graeme Garden arejoined by comedian Hugh Dennis and Father Ted's Pauline McLynn.
Producer Richard Osman : Series producer Anne Marie Thorogood Repeated on Saturday Digital widescreen ......

Contributors

Unknown:
Clive Anderson
Unknown:
Jeremy Hardy
Unknown:
Graeme Garden
Unknown:
Hugh Dennis
Unknown:
Pauline McLynn.
Producer:
Richard Osman
Producer:
Anne Marie Thorogood
on BBC Two England

Six programmes of short films relating the edgy, shocking and sometimes funny reality of life for young people in Britain in 1999. Tonight, The King of the Car Park depicts the fun of fast cars and fast girls, and Shall We Tell
Dad? tells of a young Irishman's struggle. Contains bad language. Series producer Gerard Barry ; Executive producer Claire Powell
Followed by Weatherview

Contributors

Producer:
Gerard Barry
Producer:
Claire Powell

Repeats are not indicated. OPEN UNIVERSITY
12.30 TheAuthentickandlronicall
Historie of Henry V 130 WhatWas Modernism?
SCHOOLS
2.00 Music
LANGUAGES
4.00 Discovering Portuguese 1-2; Portuguese Discovered BUSINESS AND TRAINING
5.00 SkillsforWork
OPEN UNIVERSITY
5.45 Copernicus and His World 4012024 6.10 Humanity and the Scaffold 2340937 6.35-7.00am
Museed'Orsay

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