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9.00 Come Outside (ages 4-5) Paper 9966984 9.15 Storytime (ages 4-5) Lullabyhullabaloo!
6806006 9.30 Words and Pictures
(ages 5-7) Phonics Special: "y" 6519385 9.45 Watch (ages 6-7) Homes across Europe: Northern Journey (Finland)

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Instrument Tales

The Orchestra - Trombones and Marches

Duration: 15 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Programme following a group of children as they create and perform their own piece of music. Show more

Adventure, starring Glenn Ford. Ferrying money to help the fight against rebels in Honduras, an American adventurer's journey is diverted, forcing him to undertake a dangerous jungle trek with four convicts and two hostages.
Director Jacques Toumeur (1953) 350 Glenn Ford also stars in The Rounders, showing tomorrow at 1.15pm Films: pp 62-68 ***

Contributors

Unknown:
Glenn Ford.
Director:
Jacques Toumeur
Director:
Glenn Ford

The Home. Professor Janice Kirkpatrick investigates the phenomena of home design for economic gain and also the creation of homes whose appearance doesn't reflect people's lives. She visits a Japanese-style showhouse in the UK and makes the return journey by travelling to Japan to see a full-scale replica of an English village.
Director Eleanor Yule ; Producer Tim Niel

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor Janice Kirkpatrick
Director:
Eleanor Yule
Producer:
Tim Niel

Weekly natural-history zone. Ends 9.30.
Series producer Paul Appleby ; Editor Fiona Pitcher www.bbc.co.uk/nature
Alien Empire Battlezone. As bite-sized snacks to larger creatures, insects have been involved in a 400-million-year battle to stay alive. This film looks at some of the extraordinary weapons that this struggle has produced.
Producer Peter Bassett ; Series producer Steve Nicholls

Contributors

Producer:
Paul Appleby
Editor:
Fiona Pitcher
Producer:
Peter Bassett
Producer:
Steve Nicholls

Dangerous Australians. Morelethally n poisonous creatures are found Down Under than on any other continent. This film explores the forests, reefs, rugged landscapes - and even ventures into people's homes -to reveal these fascinating but deadly animals. See Choice. Producer Phil Chapman ; Series producer Neil Nightingale

Contributors

Producer:
Phil Chapman
Producer:
Neil Nightingale

Holloway. After a damning report by the Chief Inspector of Prisons in 1995, HMP Holloway in north London has largely been closed to the media. This programme uses its unrestricted access to Europe's biggest women's prison to see how an establishment that was once hailed as the jail of the future turned into a nightmare. See Choice.
Producer Jonathan Stamp ; Executive producer Laurence Rees Polly Toynbee : pagel6

Contributors

Producer:
Jonathan Stamp
Producer:
Laurence Rees
Producer:
Polly Toynbee

Crooked Mile. A taxi passenger fresh from prison finds it hard to go straight. Contains strong language.
Written by Ed Jones ; Director Susan Tully Another Black Cab is on Thursday at 10.20pm

Contributors

Written By:
Ed Jones
Director:
Susan Tully
Terry:
Andrew Powell
Dave:
Phil Cornwell
Mum:
Penny Harper

The first of five instrument finals - leading up to Sunday's competition climax - in the annual music showcase.
The Keyboard Final: Judgement Day. Pianists Leo McFall , Kodo Osada, Tom Poster and Nicholas Rimmerface organist Ashley Grote. The judges are lain Burnside, Thomas Trotter and Piers Lane. Hosted by Stephanie Hughes. See Choice. Director Dominic Best ; Producer Jonathan Haswell The percussion final is tomorrow at 11.20pm. Radio 3's Morning Performance. tomorrow at 11.30am, has highlights of the percussion finalists. Outdoor Concert for Summer: page 27

Contributors

Pianists:
Leo McFall
Unknown:
Tom Poster
Organist:
Nicholas Rimmerface
Organist:
Ashley Grote.
Unknown:
Thomas Trotter
Unknown:
Piers Lane.
Unknown:
Stephanie Hughes.
Director:
Dominic Best
Producer:
Jonathan Haswell

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Open University 12.30 Behind a Mask - the lives and work of six women writers. 65149 1.30 Mondrian
Secondary Schools 2.00 Music Mad about Music Languages 4.00 Spain Inside Out (parts 3-4)
Count Me In 5.00 Revisewise Maths for Parents
Open University 6.00 Giotto: the Arena Chapel Ends 7am.

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