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Dramatised by Peter Tabern.
Life changes for troubled schoolboy Robert when he visits a place he's seen in a dream. Part of the Potty about Books season.

Contributors

Dramatised by:
Peter Tabern
Edith Sorrel:
Sheila Hancock
Ernest Sorrel:
Ronald Pickup
Annie Nobel:
Lindsey Coulson
Robert Nobel:
Thomas Sangster

** Frothy romantic comedy starring Fran Drescher and Timothy Dalton. A beautician is mistakenly employed to teach the children of an east European dictator. Review page 48. Director Ken Kwapis (1997, PG)

Contributors

Unknown:
Fran Drescher
Unknown:
Timothy Dalton.
Director:
Ken Kwapis

Creepy-crawlies in close-up, and a sheepdog's eye view of her flock, are among the attractions.
Series producer Chris Powell ; Executive producer Annette Clarke
(Revised repeat)

Contributors

Producer:
Chris Powell
Producer:
Annette Clarke

10/11. How does a BMW 5 series diesel measure up against a petrol version of the same series, and can a 4x4 drive across a lake? Plus the latest off-road toys, the world's fastest four-door saloon - the Bentley Flying Spur - and Big Brother's Davina McCall as the Star in a Reasonably Priced Car.
Shown yesterday at 8pm www.bbc.co.uk/topgear

Contributors

Unknown:
Davina McCall

Life in the famous London medical community.
4/8. The Club. Flamboyant surgeon Charles Akle hunts down a thyroid tumour. Meanwhile, plastic surgeon Martin Kelly rebuilds the face of ten-year-old Ali Hussein - the Iraqi boy injured when he was caught up in the ongoing violence in his country. Series producer Stephen Finnigan ; Executive producers
Leonie Jameson and Narinder Minhas Postponed from 11 July

Contributors

Unknown:
Charles Akle
Unknown:
Martin Kelly
Unknown:
Ali Hussein
Producer:
Stephen Finnigan
Producers:
Leonie Jameson

2/3. The Drug Dealer, the Estate Agent and the Telephone Man. The most devastating terrorist attack to hit mainland Europe, the 2004 Madrid bombings were the bloody calling card of the new al-Oaeda. This loose network, independent of Osama Bin Laden , recruits criminals and drug dealers.
Peter Taylor talks to all the key figures hunting the Madrid bombers and those behind the Casablanca bombs the year before. Access to crucial intelligence reports and private briefings with UK security services help piece together the new al-Oaeda jigsaw and reveal the key members of the Madrid cell: the drug dealer, the estate agent and the telephone man. Producer Roger Corke ; Series producer Sandy Smith

Contributors

Unknown:
Osama Bin Laden
Talks:
Peter Taylor
Producer:
Roger Corke
Producer:
Sandy Smith

Griff Rhys Jones and Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall join Paul Merton and Ian Hislop for the satirical quiz. The guest host is Alexander Armstrong.
Director Paul Wheeler ; Producer Rebecca Papworth RT DIRECT: save £3 on The Very Best of Have I Got News for You DVD, at £16.99 (incl p&p), and save E2 on the VHS, at E12.99 (incl pSp). To order call [number removed]3850 (national rate), quoting ref RADT

Contributors

Unknown:
Griff Rhys Jones
Unknown:
Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall
Unknown:
Paul Merton
Unknown:
Ian Hislop
Unknown:
Alexander Armstrong.
Director:
Paul Wheeler
Producer:
Rebecca Papworth
on BBC Two England

Gritty biographical drama starring Benjamin Bratt as influential playwright and poet Miguel Pinero. Following an abusive upbringing and a spell in jail, Pinero became a pivotal figure in the New York art scene. But his meteoric rise was matched by an equally rapid fall. Review page 48.
Director Leon Ichaso (2001, 18) (Colour and BW)
Followed by 48 Preludes & Fugues

Contributors

Unknown:
Benjamin Bratt
Unknown:
Miguel Pinero.
Director:
Leon Ichaso
Miguel Pinero:
Benjamin Bratt
Miguel Algarin:
Giancarlo Esposito
Sugar:
Talisa Soto
Tito:
Nelson Vasquez
Reinaldo Povod:
Michael Irby
Edgar:
Michael Wright

BBC Two England

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