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OU on TV and radio this week - 29-10-11 to 04-11-11

Updated Friday 28th October 2011

A second visit to the Frozen Planet, and a new series exploring the history of the symphony...

Saturday 29th October

4.30am BBC News Channel The Bottom Line
Evan Davis and guests look to Europe this week, considering flat-pack furniture and the flatlining Euro.
Watch: Helena Morrissey on expanding markets, and growing into them

10.30pm BBC News Channel The Bottom Line

The Vlaams Radio Orkest performing Tchaikovsky’s 5th symphony in the rotunda of the Ravenstein Gallery in central Brussels Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Simon Blackley under BBC Four, Thursday, 9pm

Sunday 30th October

1.30am BBC News Channel The Bottom Line

4.10pm BBC One Frozen Planet
A second chance to see the first episode of David Attenborough's guide to life in the ice. (Hello, by the way, to the people on the Drowned In Sound message boards who were excited by our free poster - thank you; we're rather proud of it, too.) Try a free section of the Frozen Planet course

10.30pm BBC News Channel The Bottom Line


12.15am BBC Radio 4 Thinking Allowed
How does hope change across cultures - and a glimpse at the world of female, Muslim basketballers.
Muslim women and sport

Tuesday 1st November

11.00am BBC Radio 4 Saving Species
This week's programme comes from the National Botanical Gardens of Wales.
Share your Creative Climate diary

Wednesday 2nd November

4.00pm BBC Radio 4 Thinking Allowed

9.00pm BBC One Frozen Planet

Thursday 3rd November

9.00am BBC Radio 4 Saving Species

9.00pm BBC Four Symphony
Simon Russell Beale explores the history and magic of the symphony.
Watch: Charles Hazlewood on Tchaikovsky

11.25pm BBC Four Symphony

Friday 4th November

2.50am BBC Four Symphony

10.50pm BBC HD Channel Symphony


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