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Weekly TV Diary 19 - 25 May 2008 (U K Channels) (1 Viewer)

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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]Monday 19th[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 12.30 – 1.00 am Sign Zone: Extreme Dreams with Ben Fogle – Sahara 1[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 Wales 1.20 – 1.50 am Sign Zone: Extreme Dreams with Ben Fogle Sahara 1[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 2.00 – 2.45 am Sign Zone: Animal 24:7[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T Channel 5 5.10 – 5.35 am Wildlife SOS[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T Channel 5 5.35 – 6.00 am Wildlife SOS[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC2 1.30 – 2.30 pm Animal Park[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T Channel 5 6.30 – 7.00 pm New Series Monkey Life from Monkey World in Dorset[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]Sorry the following programme is not being shown in Northern Ireland or Wales [/FONT]
[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T BBC2 7.00 – 8.00 pm Wainwright: The Man Who Loved the Lakes[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T Channel 4 9.00 – 10.00 pm Time Team Special – The team present radical new insights into life during the Iron Age, including attitudes to religion, war and community.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]Tuesday 20th[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 Northern Ireland 1.05 – 1.35 am The New Beast of Exmoor?[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 1.35 – 2.35 am Sign Zone: The Andes: Beyond Boundaries [/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 Wales 2.05 – 3.05 am Sign Zone: Across the Andes: Beyond Boundaries[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 2.35 – 3.05 am Sign Zone: Ben Fogle's Extreme Dreams – Sahara 2[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 3.05 – 3.50 am Sign Zone: Animal 24:7[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T Channel 4 10.30 – 11.25 am Castle – Medieval historian Marc Morris travels throughout the land to tell the dramatic story of Britain's castles. This second episode focuses on Rochester Castle in Kent and tells of the spectacular siege of 1215 by King John's army, with a look at how the fate of the castle – and stone keeps in general – was decided.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC2 11.10 – 12.00 pm TimeWatch Britain's Lost Colosseum – Archaeologists Tony Wilmott and Dan Garner lead us through three months of hard graft, excavating Britain's largest Roman amphitheatre in Chester, possibly built by Emperor Vespasian, the man who built the Colosseum in Rome. With the help of computer animation, they bring Chester's magnificent amphitheatre back to life.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 1.30 – 2.30 pm Animal Park[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T Channel 5 2.50 – 3.10 pm Animal Rescue Squad[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T Channel 5 6.30 – 7.00 pm Monkey Life[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC2 7.00 – 8.00 pm Michael Palin's New Europe 3/7 Wild East[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T BBC2 Wales 7.00 – 7.30 pm New Series Welsh Map Mystery – The Road to St David's – Terry Jones sets out on a series of journeys through Wales following the world's first road atlas: John Ogilby's Britannia, published in 1675. On the way to St David's, Terry discovers that this was never a road at all . The mystery deepens as dark forces behind the making of the map are revealed.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T BBC2 Wales 7.30 – 8.00 pm Wild Provenance – among the fauna are chamois, griffon vultures, wild black bulls and tens of thousands of pink flamingos.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T Channel 5 7.30 – 8.00 pm Extraordinary Animals 1/10 The Mathematical Dog [/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T Channel 5 8.00 – 9.00 pm The Titanic Conspiracy: The True Story [/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]Wednesday 21st[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 2.35 – 3.05 am Sign Zone: Extreme Dreams with Ben Fogle – Sahara 3[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 3.05 – 3.50 am Sign Zone: Animal 24:7[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T Channel 4 30 – 4.00 am Water Stories – T'ai Chi instructor Peter Chin reveals the healing qualities of water and shows how this ancient Chinese art takes the chore out of housework[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC2 10.30 – 11.30 am A Picture of Britain – The Heart of England – David Dimbleby takes a trip around Britain to see how the countryside has inspired art's greatest paintings. He travels through the heartland of England exploring how landscape painters dramatised the early days of the Industrial Revolution, on to the mellow beauty of the Cotswold Hills towards the home of Edward Elgar who composed the nation's most familiar anthems.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T Channel 4 10.30 – 11.25 am Castle – This edition explores how the castle became the ultimate weapon in King Edward I's conquest and subjugation of Wales, focusing on the unique partnership between the warrior king and the master builder that resulted in some of Britain's finest castles.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC2 2.10 – 2.30 pm Coast: Nato Exercise[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T Channel 5 2.50 – 3.05 pm Animal Rescue Squad [/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T Channel 5 6.30 – 7.00 pm Monkey Life[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]The following programme is not being shown in Northern Ireland[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC2 7.00 – 8.00 pm Mountain 2/5 Central Scotland - Griff Rhys Jones journeys to the Central Highlands where he explores Glencoe, the Cairngorms range and Britain's highest mountain, Ben Nevis. Griff explores ambitious feats of Victorian engineering and finds a stunning example of a Victorian shooting lodge. He also tries his hand at local pursuits including dog sledding and skiing, before joining a group of runners in training for the formidable annual Ben Race.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T BBC2 9.00 – 10.00 pm Dan Cruickshank's Adventures in Architecture 8/8 Pleasures – Dan visiting the luxurious Taj hotel in India, a fantasy castle in Germany, and the hedonist surrounds of an ancient Pompeii brothel. Finally, he explores the Villa Barbaro, one of the world's most beautiful country houses where pleasure was deemed to be created by perfect architecture.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T BBC2 11.20 – 12.20 am Visions of the Future 1/3 The Intelligence Revolution – Theoretical physicist and futurist Michio Kaku shows how, in the 21[/FONT][FONT=Arial, sans-serif]st[/FONT][FONT=Arial, sans-serif] century, artificial intelligence is going to become as ubiquitous as electricity, how robots with human-level intelligence may finally become a reality, and how we'll even be able to merge our minds with machine intelligence. As the challenges and choices are literally mind bending, Dr Kaku asks how far we will ultimately go.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]Thursday 22nd[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 2.10 – 2.40 am Sign Zone: An Island Paris[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 2.40 – 3,10 am Sign Zone: Extreme Dreams with Ben Fogle – Sahara 4[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 3.10 – 3.55 am Sign Zone: Animal 24:7 [/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T Channel 4 10.30 – 11.25 am Castle – This episode examines how the function of castles changed in the late Middle Ages, focusing on Bodiam Castle in East Sussex and its builder, Sir Edward Dallingbridge, exploring how this building embodied those changes.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*Channel 5 2.50 – 3.05 pm Animal Rescue Squad[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T Channel 5 6.30 – 7.00 pm Monkey Life[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T BBC2 Wales 7.30 – 8.00 pm Big Country – Documentary following the men and women who dedicate their lives to looking after the National Parks in Pembrokeshire, Snowdonia and Brecon.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]Friday 23rd[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]Sorry the following programme is not being shown in Northern Ireland[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 12.55 – 1.25 am Sign Zone: Johnny's New Kingdom – Home at Last[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 1.25 – 1.55 am Sign Zone: Ben Fogle's Extreme Dreams – Sahara 5[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 1.55 – 2.40 am Sign Zone: Animal 24:7[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC2 2.40 – 3.05 am Meerkat Manor – On Dangerous Ground[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC2 3.05 – 3.30 am Meerkat Manor – The Mission[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T Channel 4 10.20 – 11.10 am Castle – A focus on the golden art of castle-building in Scotland and the extraordinary 300 year history of the uniquely Scottish castle – the tower house.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T Channel 5 2.50 – 3.10 pm Animal Rescue Squad[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T Channel 5 6.30 – 7.00 pm Monkey Life[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC2 7.00 – 7.30 pm Wainwright's Walks – Scafell Pike[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T BBC2 Scotland 7.00 – 7.30 pm Landward[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T BBC2 7.30 – 8.00 pm The Trees that Made Britain 3/6 Tony Kirkham makes an emotional return home, and climber Jon Hammerton is coming in an inner city cemetery in an attempt to discover if trees and cities can co-exist.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T Channel 4 8.00 – 9.00 pm New Series Deadliest Catch 2/12 Batten Down the Hatches – Featuring one of the world's deadliest jobs – fishing for Alaskan king crab in Dutch Harbour. The Cornelia Marie heads back to Dutch Harbour after blowing a head gasket..[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T BBC2 9.00 – 10.00 pm Across the Andes: Beyond Boundaries 3 / 4 – In the Shadow of the Volcanoes[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]Saturday 24th[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 1.45 – 2.45 am Sign Zone: Dan Cruickshank's Adventures in Architecture - Dreams[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC1 Scotland 2.15 – 3.15 am Sign Zone: Dan Cruickshank's Adventures in Architecture – Dreams[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T Channel 4 4.05 – 4.20 am Water Stories 4.05 – 4.20 am Extreme kayaker Sean Baker reveals the unusual friendship that helped him become a world champion.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T ITV1 9.55 – 10.25 am The Crocodile Hunter Diaries – Tassie Devil Tango[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC2 5.00 – 6.00 pm Wild China – Shangri-La[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T BBC2 8.00 – 9.00 pm Andrew Marr's History of Modern Britain The Land of Lost Content – The 1950's were a period of apparent calm, order and prosperity for Britain, but much of the populace was hungry for change, many began to distrust the government and protestors and satirists led people to question and mock their rulers. In 1961 the liaison between working class Christine Keeler and Secretary of State for War John Profumo brought the closed world of the British establishment together with the cocky new Britain growing up around it.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]Sunday 25th[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T Channel 5 5.10 – 5.35 am Wildlife SOS[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T Channel 5 5.35 – 6.00 am Wildlife SOS[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T BBC1 11.00 – 12.00 pm Countryfile – John Craven explores the recently restored Painshill Park in Surrey – one of the finest 18th century landscape parks in Europe – and Miriam O'Reilly reports on why it's boom time for many farmers. Adam Henson visits a Hare Krishna farm in Hertfordshire where they literally worship their herd of cattle. Ben Fogle heads for Skye along the world famous Road to the Isles.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]Sorry the following programme is not being shown in the North West[/FONT]
[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC2 11.30 – 12.00 pm Animal Park [/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T Channel 5 12.00 – 1.00 pm Ice Road Truckers[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T Channel 5 1.00 – 1.15 pm Animal Rescue Squad[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T Channel 4 4.45 – 5.45 pm Time Team – Sharpe's Redoubt The team investigate the remains of the first fort built to defend the English south coast from invasion by revolutionary French forces in the 1790s.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T ITV1 Anglia 5.30 – 6.00 pm Bygones – Eddie Anderson goes to Dunstable to ride on Britain's oldest bus, while Wendy Hurrell meets one of the last mechanical watch repairers. Alan Smith values a silver Vesta box and today's mystery object is a medical one.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T ITV1 Border & Border Scottish 5.30 – 6.00 pm Fun for Some – Ian Marchant makes a whistle stop tour of the region looking at the unusual, quirky and often eccentric things people choose to do with their spare time. In this programme, he takes to the skies above Keswick with Cumbria Soaring Club and meets the meanest gun-toting cowboy in the Wild West of Cumbria at the Silloth Country and Western Music Festival.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T ITV1 Carlton Central 5.30 – 6.00 pm Tales from the Country – Selina heads for a Shropshire town complete with an eco housing estate, while Tony meets the pioneering Berkshire couple making their farm a beacon of the agricultural industry. And Tony is turned on to the wonders of hemp.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T ITV1 Carlton West Country 5.30 - 6.00 pm Country Ways – The Brendon Hills in January[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T ITV1 Granada 5.30 – 6.00 pm New Series Lost Treasures – Mark Olly presents an archaeology series in which he searches out some of the North West's most intriguing lost treasures, legendary, heroes and hidden history. Today, he investigates a two thousand year old murder mystery, uncovers a rare but macabre tombstone saved for the nation, and reveals that the biggest superfortress of the Roman Empire was located here in Britain.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T ITV1 London 5.30 – 6.00 pm Private Lives – Helen Atkinson-Wood meets other celebrities who share their time between London and East Anglia. Today, Helen joins actress Diana Quick for a yoga session on Hampstead Heath, for some gardening at her Suffolk home and in the dressing room of her latest play.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T ITV1 Meridian 5.30 – 6.00 pm Along These Lines – Hannah Shellswell explores the disused railway lines of he south. She tells the story of a canal company that ran a railway – the Sprat and Winkle which runs through the valley of the River Test, famous for its trout.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T ITV1 Tyne Tees 5.30 – 6.00 pm Vets[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T ITV1 Wales 5.30 – 6.00 pm Down to Earth – Woodsman Nigel clears trees from down by the riverside that threatens to block the flow of the river. And the Thomas family prepare for a farm open day.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T ITV1 West 5.30 - 6.00 pm Country Ways – The Brendon Hills in January[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]*T BBC2 7.50 – 8.15 pm Meerkat Manor – Sister Act[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T BBC2 8.15 – 9.15 pm New Series Ray Mears Goes Walkabout – Desert – Ray Mears is in desert survival mode as he follows in the footsteps of an unsung hero of Australian exploration. He finds out how John McDouall Stuart became the first European to succeed in crossing this continent from south to north and back again.[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T BBC2 9.15 – 10.15 pm Wild China – Tibet - Documentary that brings pioneering images that capture the dazzling array of mysterious and wonderful creatures that live in China's most beautiful landscapes. The vast Tibetan plateau is one of the world's most remote places and home to chiru antelopes, wild yaks, foxes and bears. It has a remarkable culture shaped by over one thousand years of Buddhism, while its mountains and glaciers provide a vital life support system for half the planet,[/FONT]
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[FONT=Arial, sans-serif]T BBC2 10.15 – 11.15 pm Russia: A Journey with Jonathan Dimbleby – Motherland – Jonathan Dimbleby explores ten thousand miles of Russia. The symbol of Russian patriotism is the River Volga which runs from above Moscow through the heart of Russia to the Caspian Sea. Not far from the port of Astrakhan is a tiny village that was once the great capital of the Golden Horde. He arrives there in February when the biting wind chills you to the bone, and is astonished to find how little remains of the western capital of Genghis Khan's massive empire.[/FONT]
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