Programme Index

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on BBC Two England

The Animals of Farthing Wood
A friend dies suddenly. (R) (S)

6.25 Noah's Island
(R) (S)

6 50 Barmy Aunt Boomerang
The headmaster is tricked. (R) (S)

7.05 Tom
In Las Vegas. (R) (S)

7.30 Raven
Tough tests. (R) (S)

7.55 Newsround
(S)

8.00 Big Cook Little Cook
(R) (S)

8 20 Tots TV
Tom looks for a quiet reading spot.
(S)

8.30 Rubbadubbers
(R) (S)

8.40 Pablo the Little Red Fox
Pumpkin learns to howl.
(S)

8.45 Little Robots
Scary gets a pleasant surprise.
(S)

9.00 Balamory
Archie finds an anchor.
(S) (AD)

9.20 The Roly Mo Show
Little Bo, Yugo and Migo try new things.
(S)

9.40 Tweenies
Diwali.
(R) (S)

10.00 Sergeant Stripes
The town holds a tennis tournament.
(S)

10.10 Yoho Ahoy
(R) (S)

10.15 Bob the Builder
(R) (S)

Followed by CBeebies Birthdays

Contributors

Writer (Balamory):
Wayne Jackman

Repeats are not indicated.
10.30 What? Where? When? Why? (ages 6-7) 8601183
10.45 Maths Channel (ages 7-8) Double bill. (5) 1269831
11.05 Hands Up! (ages 9-11) Signed. 3837015
11.20 BBC Primary Geography (ages 9-11) 3832560
11.40 BBC Primary History (ages 9-11)

★★★ Literate western with Robert Stack as a gunfighter persuaded to take sides in the Civil War. Review page 57.
Director Jacques Toumeur (1956) Toumeur's I Walked with aZombie, 12.40am

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Stack
Director:
Jacques Toumeur

6/6. Agatha Christie's one-time home in Greenway, Devon, has a camellia garden and a fernery. Chris Beardshaw helps restore them to their former glory. Producer John Trefor ; Executive producer Sam Organ

Contributors

Producer:
John Trefor
Producer:
Sam Organ

Regional Variations (2)

A Year at Kew

Series 1

Episode: 11

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Documentary narrated by Alan Titchmarsh following the daily life and work at the Royal Botanical Gardens in Kew. A heating system breaks down, threating the prize water lilies.

This summer, Monty and the team visited the RHS garden Harlow Carr in Harrogate, joining the resident experts to provide advice for local gardeners.
Producer Sarah Marsh ; Editor Gill Tierney (Revised rpt)

Contributors

Unknown:
Harlow Carr
Producer:
Sarah Marsh
Editor:
Gill Tierney

Freak weather conditions on 31 January 1953 led to a massive storm that cut a destructive swathe across the North Sea coast of Britain. Over 2,000 people were killed and thousands more left homeless. This documentary charts the course of events, uncovering stories of heroism and suffering, and asks how this catastrophe was forgotten so quickly. Director James Hayes ; Editor John Farren

Contributors

Director:
James Hayes
Editor:
John Farren
on BBC Two England

6/12. From bacteria to beavers and beyond, Alan Davies, Anneka Rice, Sean Lock and Bill Bailey attempt to answer Stephen Fry's questions on subjects starting with B. Next episode, BBC4 10.30. Director Ian Lorimer ; Producer John Lloyd

Contributors

Unknown:
Alan Davies
Unknown:
Anneka Rice
Unknown:
Sean Lock
Unknown:
Bill Bailey
Unknown:
Stephen Fry
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd

Deborah Bull, Tom Paulin and Grayson Perry join Tim Marlow to discuss the cultural week. Series producer Tanya Hudson

Contributors

Unknown:
Deborah Bull
Unknown:
Tom Paulin
Unknown:
Grayson Perryjoin
Unknown:
Tim Marlow
Producer:
Tanya Hudson

Voodoo horror from director Jacques Toumeur, starring Tom Conway and Frances Dee. A nurse is brought to a Caribbean island to care for an invalid supposedly suffering from a rare form of paralysis. Review page 57.
(1943. PG) (BW)

Contributors

Director:
Jacques Toumeur
Unknown:
Tom Conway
Unknown:
Frances Dee.

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Open University Repeats not indicated.
2.00 Wallace in Wales 30706
2.30 Was Anybody There? 46313
3.00 The Argument from Design 39435
3.30 Living Doll A Background to Shaw's Pygmalion 37665
4.00 Euripides's Medea 21058
4.30 Open Advice A Meeting of Minds
5.00 In the Nick of Time 41315
5.30 The Trouble with Love: Pandora's Box

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