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10.30 Let's Write a Story (ages
7-9) Master Story Teller
10.50 Around Scotland (ages 10-12) The Jacobites
11.10 Social Inclusion Dramas
(ages 9-11) A Fish out of Water 1763362 11.30 Shakespeare: the Animated Tales (ages 9-13) Romeo and Juliet

Thrilling western starring Errol Flynn and Olivia de Havilland. Wade Hatton , a tough cattleman, takes on the perilous job of bringing law and order to Dodge City. Review page 52. Director Michael Curtiz (1939, PG)


Errol Flynn
Olivia de Havilland.
Wade Hatton
Michael Curtiz

A fresh set of wannabes take on the general knowledge behemoths as presenter Dermot Murnaghan puts them all to the test.
Executive producers Andy Culpin and David Young Eggheads quiz: page


Dermot Murnaghan
Andy Culpin
David Young

Regional Variations (2)

Extreme Dreams with Ben Fogle

Series 1

Episode 1: Peru - 1

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Ben Fogle gives five members of the public the chance to conquer some of the world's most extreme environments. Will a lack of fitness delay the team in their search for Inca cities in Peru? Show more

7/9. A recap of the gems from the north of England, including a water-powered corn mill disguised as a Greek temple, a Victorian gun battery used at the start of the First World War, and a Lancashire cotton mill that spawned an entire village. Votes are still being accepted and the series continues at 9pm on Friday. Exec producers Nikki Cheetham and Annette Clarke ; Series editor Jeremy Cross Shown last Friday VOTING DETAILS: lines for this episode close at 12 midnight tomorrow. Contact details on Friday
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Nikki Cheetham
Annette Clarke

Contestants opt for the band REM, the Roger Brook novels of Dennis Wheatley, the Summer Olympics from 1896 to the present day, and the life and career of Ernesto "Che" Guevara. With John Humphrys.
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John Humphrys
Derek Hallworth
Victoria Roye

2/2. Muhammad Atta and his accomplice fine-tune their plans to hijack civilian aircraft and crash them into buildings in the US. While flight training at
American flying schools, they arouse suspicions in US intelligence. But what are the reasons behind the failure by those in the know to prevent the forthcoming atrocity? See yesterday's choice.
Calling Keitel: page 14; Terror vision: page 18


Muhammad Atta
John O'Neill:
Harvey Keitel
Richard Clarke:
Stephen Root
John Miller:
Barclay Hope
Donnie Wahlberg
Muhammad Atta:
Martin Brody
Mido Hamada
Patricia Carver:
Amy Madigan
Richard Tenet:
Dan Lauri
Condoleezza Rice:
Penny Johnson Jerald
Neil Herman:
William Sadler
Ramzi Vousef:
Nabil Elouahabl
Col Raymond Malik:
Art Malik
Nancy Floyd:
Katy Selverstone
Emad Salem:
Shaun Toub

New series 1/3. Tracing the evolution of folk music from the end of the Second World War to the scene's latter-day revival, told by those who lived and shaped it. Ballads and Blues. Exploring politics, ownership and the birth of the British folk revival, from the postwar, highly politicised folk clubs to the 1950s skiffle scene that captured the imagination of the nation's youth. Featuring music from Leadbelly and Woody Guthrie. Director Mike Connolly ; Executive producer Mark Cooper


Woody Guthrie.
Mike Connolly
Mark Cooper

Languages and Travel Repeats are not indicated
1.00 Real Chinese An introduction to Chinese language, culture and way of life. With in-vision subtitles. 216299 3.30 China Close Up Documentary about Chinese people living through a period of dramatic change. With in-vision subtitles.

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