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Cookery writer Darina Allen makes seafood chowder and chef Patrick Williams cooks up jerk chicken. Producer Michael Connock ; Executive producers Elaine Bancroft. Barry Lynch www.bbc.co.uk/saturdaykitchen RT DIRECT: Darina Allen 's Ballymaloe Cookery Course book, E25 inc p&p. To order call [number removed]7979 (national rate) Darina Allen 's chowder charm: p34

Contributors

Unknown:
Darina Allen
Unknown:
Patrick Williams
Producer:
Michael Connock
Producers:
Elaine Bancroft.
Producers:
Barry Lynch
Unknown:
Darina Allen
Unknown:
Darina Allen
on BBC Two England

3/5. Michael makes a confession in public. With in-vision subtitles.
Writer David Horbury Rptd Tue at 1.45am on BBCI www.bbc.co.uk/seehear

Contributors

Unknown:
David Horbury
Michael:
Hal Draper
Sue:
Caroline Parker
Tom:
Feras Al Moubayed
Nina:
Paula Garfield
Fran:
Fifi Garfield
Claire:
Diana Martin
Adam:
Matthew Gurney
Jamil:
Umesh Valjee

(Compelling crime classic starring James Cagney , and the late Virginia Mayo - four of whose films are showing this week. A gunman and his gang pull off a heist with fatal results. Film of the Week: page 43.
Director Raoul Walsh (1949, 15)
(BW) Virginia Mayo also stars in Pearl of the South Pacific at 1.05pm on Monday

Contributors

Unknown:
James Cagney
Director:
Raoul Walsh
Arthur Cody Jarrett:
James Cagney
Verna Jarrett:
Virginia Mayo
Hank Fallon:
Edmond O'Brien
Vic Pardo:
Edmond O'Brien
Ma Jarrett:
Margaret Wycherly
Big Ed Somers:
Steve Cochran

Hull welcomes the antiques auction show. Hosted by Paul Martin , with David Barby and James Lewis. Series producer Pete Smith ; Executive producer Tom Ware
www.bbc.co.uk/antiques

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Martin
Unknown:
David Barby
Unknown:
James Lewis.
Producer:
Pete Smith
Producer:
Tom Ware

5/5. Edinburgh Castle. Built on the site of an extinct volcano, the history of one of Scotland's greatest landmarks is bloody, brutal and grimly fascinating. Jonathan Meades scales this most enduring of icons and visits its gentler neighbour, Holyrood Palace. Director Eleanor Yule ; Producer Allan Campbell
First shown on BBC4

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Meades
Director:
Eleanor Yule
Producer:
Allan Campbell

Robert Kilroy-Silk, politician and one-time king of daytime TV, has vowed to destroy the European Parliament. In the process, he's been accused of trying to wreck the UK Independence Party, from which he has recently resigned. This is a glimpse behind the closed doors of politics - the warring factions, the secret briefings to journalists - and a look at the family man behind the political ambition.
Shown last Monday on BBC3

Contributors

Subject:
Robert Kilroy-Silk
Director:
Emeka Onono
Executive Producer:
Samantha Anstiss
Executive Producer:
Fiona Stourton

Regional Variations (2)

Arena: Hank Williams - Honky Tonk Blues

BBC Two England

Arena

Hank Williams - Honky Tonk Blues

Duration: 1 hour, 18 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary about legendary country music singer-songwriter Hank Williams, who lived fast, died young and left an enduring legacy. Features interviews with friends and family. Show more

Will Self and Jonathan Aitken join captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop on the satirical quiz. Guest host Kirsty Young endeavours to keep order.
Director Paul Wheeler ; Series producer Nick Martin

Contributors

Unknown:
Jonathan Aitken
Unknown:
Paul Merton
Unknown:
Ian Hislop
Director:
Paul Wheeler
Producer:
Nick Martin

2/3. The Maws of Doom. The boys struggle with adolescence - but make progress with women, as Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais 's dramatisation of Jonathan Coe 's darkly humorous novel continues.
Shown last Wednesday Series concludes Wed at 9pm

Contributors

Unknown:
Dick Clement
Unknown:
Ian La Frenais
Unknown:
Jonathan Coe

Poignant romantic r drama starring Miranda Otto and George DelHoyo.
I Alice's dreams of her absent father are upset when her letters to him are returned, unopened. To find him, she gets a job with the postal service, where she befriends Frank, who is oddly moved by her quest. In English and Spanish with subtitles. Review page 48. Director John Ruane (1998)

Contributors

Unknown:
Miranda Otto
Unknown:
George Delhoyo.
Director:
John Ruane

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Open University/General Interest Repeats not indicated
2.00 Seeing through Maths Taking Off
2.30 Out of the Melting Pot Jewish people in the US. 6456273
3.20 Ever Wondered?
3.30 Imagining New Worlds 70254
4.00 Brief Encounter 68419
4.30 Cell City City Works
5.00 Lab Detectives Double bill. 77544
5.30 Landscape Mysteries Figures in the Chalk (AD)

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