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Robert Robinson returns with a six-part series in which he talks to groups of people who share a way of life.

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900407]

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Unknown: Clare Brenner

Producer: Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900414]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900421]

Producer: Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900428]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900505]

with Robert Robinson Research Clare Brenner Producer Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900505]

Producer: Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900505]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900512]

with Robert Robinson Research Ronni Davis

Producer Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900512]

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Unknown: Ronni Davis

Producer: Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900519]

Presenter

Robert Robinson Research Ronni Davis

Producer Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900519]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19900526]

The last programme of the present series.

Robert Robinson has been taking soundings of the conversations. Research Clare Brenner Producer Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900526]

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Unknown: Clare Brenner

Producer: Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900526]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19901224]

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Producer: Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19901226]

Unknown: Robert Robinson.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19901227]

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19901228]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910608]

NEWThe return of the series in which Robert Robinson takes soundings of what people are talking about. Producer Michael Ember

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Producer: Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910608]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910615]

Robert Robinson takes soundings of what people are talking about.

Producer Michael Ember

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Producer: Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910615]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910622]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910622]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910629]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910629]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910706]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910706]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910713]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910713]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910720]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910720]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19910727]

Robert Robinson takes soundings of what people are talking about.

Producer Robert Robinson

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Producer: Robert Robinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19910727]

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Producer: Robert Robinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911228]

Robert Robinson eavesdrops on another series of conversations recorded at venues up and down the country. In the bar of the City Varieties Theatre in Leeds, a group of stand-up comics talk about the funny business of trying to make people laugh.

Producer Michael Ember

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Producer: Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19911228]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920104]

Robert Robinson talks with a group of Durham miners. Producer Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920104]

Talks: Robert Robinson

Producer: Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920111]

Robert Robinson meets a group of ballroom dancers at a dance school in Newcastle-under-Lyme. Producer Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920111]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920118]

Robert Robinson eavesdrops on another conversation from around the country. Producer Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920118]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920125]

Robert Robinson eavesdrops on another conversation. Producer Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920125]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920201]

Robert Robinson eavesdrops on yet another conversation somewhere around the country. Producer Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920201]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920208]

Robert Robinson eavesdrops on another conversation somewhere around the country. ProducerMichael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920208]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920215]

Last of the series in which Robert Robinson eavesdrops on conversations.

Producer Michael Ember

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920215]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920905]

I Robert Robinson I eavesdrops on conversations recorded at venues up and down the country. Parked up somewhere in Nottingham, a group of truckers talk about the romance or otherwise of being a long-distance lorry driver. Producer Tony Phillips

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920905]

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Producer: Tony Phillips

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920912]

Robert Robinson trades places with four eminent psychiatrists and tries to discover what makes them tick.

Producer Tony Phillips

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920912]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920919]

Robert Robinson goes to Plymouth Hoe and invites a group of West Country trawlennen to ad lib about life at sea.

Producer Tony Philips

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920919]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19920926]

Robert Robinson is entertained for tea and conversation at the rectory by a group of Brighton vicars.

Producer Tony Philips

Genome: [r4 Bd=19920926]

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Producer: Tony Philips

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921003]

The venue is a multicoloured double-decker bus in Andover where a group of New Age travellers ad lib with Robert Robinson.

Producer Clare Brenner

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921003]

Unknown: Robert Robinson.

Producer: Clare Brenner

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921010]

Robert Robinson ad libs with a group of chess players about the sex and death in chess.

Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921010]

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Producer: Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921017]

Robert Robinson 's imagination is put to the test by a group of inventors at the Science Museum.

Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921017]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19921024]

Robert Robinson invites a group of clowns to ad lib about the serious business of laughter in the circus. Producer Clare Brenner

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921024]

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Producer: Clare Brenner

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921031]

In the last programme of the series Robert Robinson ad libs with a group of barristers.

Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921031]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19921228]

Robert Robinson meets

New Age travellers.

Producer Clare Brenner.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921228]

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Producer: Clare Brenner.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921229]

Robert Robinson ad libs with a group of barristers. Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921229]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19921230]

A group of truckers ad lib with Robert Robinson. Producer Tony Phillips Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921230]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19921231]

Robert Robinson ad libs with chess players.

Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19921231]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930320]

Robert Robinson has been eavesdropping on conversations around the country from the North of Scotland to Norland College. Tonight, in a Savile Row cutting room, bespoke tailors reveal all in the world of made-to-measure.

Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930320]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930327]

Robert Robinson continues his eavesdropping tour of the nation. This week, he is on his best behaviour talking to a group of nannies at Norland College in Berkshire.

Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930327]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930403]

Robert Robinson finds out what's hip and what's not when he raps with the music industry's talent-spotters, the A and R men. Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930403]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930410]

Robert Robinson meets five astrologers in Bath and hears more about himself than he bargained for. Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930410]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930417]

Gralloching stags, gaffing salmon and herding tourists. All part of the job for the Highland gamekeepers ad-libbing with Robert Robinson. Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930417]

Unknown: Robert Robinson.

Producer: Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930424]

Robert Robinson talks to distinguished philosophers in Oxford.

Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930424]

Talks: Robert Robinson

Producer: Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930501]

Nosy Parkers, soft police, or the community's conscience? Social workers in Newcastle take Robert Robinson behind the public image.

Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930501]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930508]

Robert Robinson goes behind the walls of a Carmelite monastery in North Wales and hears why the nuns are devoted to their life of poverty and prayer.

Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930508]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930515]

In the last programme of the series,

Robert Robinson is up with the lark to get tips on eating jellied eels when he ad libs with Billingsgate merchants and porters. producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930515]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930610]

In a Savile Row cutting room, Robert Robinson talks to a group of bespoke tailors, who reveal all about the world of made-to-measure.

Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930610]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930617]

Robert Robinson talks with a group of Philosophers at Oxford.

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930617]

Talks: Robert Robinson

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930624]

Nosy parkers, soft police, or the community's conscience? Social workers in Newcastle take Robert Robinson behind the public image. Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930624]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930701]

Robert Robinson goes behind the walls of a Carmelite monastery in North Wales and hears why the nuns are devoted to their life of poverty and prayer. Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930701]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930821]

Robert Robinson begins a new series with a bout of verbal fisticuffs in the world of boxing. Producer Nadine Grieve

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930821]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19930904]

Robert Robinson travels to Scarborough to meet the seaside landladies. Producer Geoffrey Prout

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930904]

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Producer: Geoffrey Prout

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930911]

Robert Robinson talks to five explorers, including Lord Hunt , leader of the Everest expedition. Producer Geoffrey Prout

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930911]

Talks: Robert Robinson

Leader: Lord Hunt

Producer: Geoffrey Prout

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930925]

Robert Robinson meets residents at Denville Hall, where veteran actors and performers "can stay among fellow professionals until the final curtain", Producer Geoffrey Prout

Genome: [r4 Bd=19930925]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19931009]

Robert Robinson climbs into a Crewe signal boxtotalkto railwaymen and hear about life on the tracks. Producer Paul Kobrak

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931009]

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Producer: Paul Kobrak

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931026]

Robert Robinson goes to the Royal Geographical Society in Kensington to talk to five explorers, including Lord Hunt , leader of the 1953 Everest expedition. Producer Geoffrey Prout

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931026]

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Leader: Lord Hunt

Producer: Geoffrey Prout

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931229]

Concealed coins, reversible jackets, a gift of the gab - all essential tools of the trade for the private investigators adlibbing with Robert Robinson. Producer Paul Kobrak

Genome: [r4 Bd=19931229]

Unknown: Robert Robinson.

Producer: Paul Kobrak

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970626]

Repeated from Saturday 6.50pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970628]

Robert Robinson talks to six groups of people who share a way of life.

2: British officers reminisce on their time in the Indian army. Producer Bruce Whitney Low Repeated Thursday 11.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970628]

Talks: Robert Robinson

Producer: Bruce Whitney Low

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970703]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970705]

Robert Robinson talks to groups of people who share a way of life. In the third of six programmes, he chooses this season's colour schemes with a group of interior designers. Producer Bruce Whitney Low Repeated Thursday 11.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970705]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970710]

In the third of six programmes, Robert Robinson talks to a group of interior designers. Repeated from Saturday 6.50pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970710]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970712]

Robert Robinson talks to six groups of people who share a way of life. 4: Members of the Royal Ballet Company discuss the pressures of performing. Producer Bruce Whitney Low Repeated Thursday 11.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970712]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970717]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970719]

Robert Robinson meets six groups of people who share a way of life.

5: Residents of a troubled Liverpool housing estate teach a lesson in how to fight your way back to respectability. Producer Bruce Whitney Low Repeated Thursday 11.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970719]

Unknown: Robert Robinson

Producer: Bruce Whitney Low

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970724]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970726]

In the last of the series, Robert Robinson meets Stratford-upon-Avon's Blue Badge tour guides. Producer Bruce Whitney Low Repeated Thursday 11.30pm

Genome: [r4 Bd=19970726]
Genome: [r4 Bd=19970731]
Programme Catalogue - Details: 12 May 199019901227

First broadcast on 1990-05-12

Next in series: MONKS

Previous in series: DONCASTER

Description

SBH:Robert Robinson visits the Garrick Club and joins in the conversation of a group of distinguished actors. Includes various very amusing anecdotes & discussion about why people want to be actors. Producer: Michael Ember.

PRE: Reel 1 (20'14") Favourite theatrical anecdotes. 8'24" in - Why people want to be actors. Reel 2 (13'27") Relations with other actors. Actors' voices. Remembering lines. Amusing anecdotes about things that can go wrong on stage. OTN:TLN018/90HR0021 TXN/TDT:R4 12-May-1990

Broadcast history

12 May 1990 19:10-19:45 (RADIO 4)

27 Dec 1990 16:20-17:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Michael Ember (Producer)

Robert Robinson (Speaker)

Peter Sallis (Speaker)

Paul Eddington (Speaker)

Robin Bailey (Speaker)

William Fox (Speaker)

Peter Bowles (Speaker)

Roland Davies (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 470259.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 14 April 199019900414

Producer: M. EMBER

Next in series: FROM THE FLY, BELFAST

Previous in series: TAXI DRIVERS

Broadcast history

14 Apr 1990 19:10-19:45 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-03-06.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 1990051219900512

12 May 1990

Next in series: MONKS

Previous in series: DONCASTER

Description

SBH:Robert Robinson visits the Garrick Club and joins in the conversation of a group of distinguished actors. Includes various very amusing anecdotes & discussion about why people want to be actors. Producer: Michael Ember.

PRE: Reel 1 (20'14") Favourite theatrical anecdotes. 8'24" in - Why people want to be actors. Reel 2 (13'27") Relations with other actors. Actors' voices. Remembering lines. Amusing anecdotes about things that can go wrong on stage. OTN:TLN018/90HR0021 TXN/TDT:R4 12-May-1990

Broadcast history

12 May 1990 19:10-19:45 (RADIO 4)

27 Dec 1990 16:20-17:00 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Michael Ember (Producer)

Robert Robinson (Speaker)

Peter Sallis (Speaker)

Paul Eddington (Speaker)

Robin Bailey (Speaker)

William Fox (Speaker)

Peter Bowles (Speaker)

Roland Davies (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 470259.

Programme Catalogue - Details: 1990052619900526

26 May 1990

Next in series: MONKS

Previous in series: MONKS

Description

SBH:AD LIB - At the Kennel Club, Robert Robinson joins in provocative & jocular conversation with a group of dog lovers

PRE:Reel 1 (20'00") Kennel Club premises; do owners look like their dogs; defence of Rottweilers; 9'49" in - benefits of dog ownership; importance of keeping breeds pure. Reel 2 (13'58") Dogs become what owners make them; some breeds are innately fierce; guard dogs; one woman admits she does not like people. 9'32" in - pack behaviour as performed by humans; dog shows. TXN/TDT:R4 26-May-1990

Broadcast history

26 May 1990 19:10-19:45 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Robert Robinson (int)

Mike Stockman (Speaker)

Peter Mann (Speaker)

Jean Lanning (Speaker)

Ann Argile (Speaker)

Peggy Grason (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 201352.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Chorus Girls19960106

Producer: B. WHITNEY LOW

Next in series: MOUNTAIN RESCUE

Previous in series: FOOD CRITICS

Broadcast history

06 Jan 1996 18:50-19:20 (RADIO 4)

11 Jan 1996 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1995-12-13.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Chorus Girls19960111

First broadcast on 1996-01-06

Producer: B. WHITNEY LOW

Next in series: MOUNTAIN RESCUE

Previous in series: FOOD CRITICS

Broadcast history

06 Jan 1996 18:50-19:20 (RADIO 4)

11 Jan 1996 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1995-12-13.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Dockers19950211

Producer: P. GIBBS

Next in series: COUNTY CLARE

Previous in series: EDINBURGH VETS

Description

Series where Robert ROBINSON talks to groups of people who share a way of

Subject Categories

documentaries (programme format)

liverpool docks

Broadcast history

11 Feb 1995 18:50-19:20 (RADIO 4)

16 Feb 1995 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Robert Robinson

Penelope Gibbs (Producer)

Peter Kerrigan (Speaker)

Kevin Robinson (Speaker)

Mike Carden (Speaker)

Eric Richards (Speaker)

Hank Walters (Speaker)

Recorded on 1995-02-10.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Doctors19900428

Producer: M. EMBER

Next in series: DONCASTER

Previous in series: FROM THE FLY, BELFAST

Broadcast history

28 Apr 1990 19:10-19:45 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-04-24.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Doncaster19900505

Producer: M. EMBER

Next in series: 12 May 1990

Previous in series: DOCTORS

Broadcast history

05 May 1990 19:10-19:45 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-04-09.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Edinburgh Vets19950204

Producer: P. GIBBS

Next in series: DOCKERS

Previous in series: HEAD GARDENERS

Description

Practising vets have to be businessmen, therapists and skilled surgeons. More want to enter the profession than can, yet it has one of the highest suicide rates. Robert ROBINSON asks vets in Edinburgh why.

Subject Categories

discussion programmes (programme format)

Broadcast history

04 Feb 1995 18:50-19:20 (RADIO 4)

09 Feb 1995 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Robert Robinson

Penelope Gibbs (Producer)

Ranald Munro (Speaker)

Alan Brown (vet (spkr)) (Speaker)

Mike Hall (vet (spkr)) (Speaker)

Anna Meredith (vet (spkr)) (Speaker)

Ian Gillespie (vet (spkr)) (Speaker)

Recorded on 1995-02-03.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Food Critics19960104

First broadcast on 1995-12-30

Producer: M. RAISMAN

Next in series: CHORUS GIRLS

Previous in series: KIDS OF THE FAMOUS

Broadcast history

30 Dec 1995 18:50-19:20 (RADIO 4)

04 Jan 1996 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1995-10-18.

Programme Catalogue - Details: From The Fly Belfast19901226

Producer: M. EMBER

Next in series: TAXI DRIVERS

Previous in series: MONKS

Broadcast history

26 Dec 1990 16:30-17:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-04-03.

Programme Catalogue - Details: From The Fly, Belfast19900421

Producer: M. EMBER

Next in series: DOCTORS

Previous in series: 14 April 1990

Broadcast history

21 Apr 1990 19:10-19:45 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-04-02.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Head Gardeners19950121

Producer: M. RAISMAN

Next in series: EDINBURGH VETS

Previous in series: ANTIQUE DEALERS

Description

Series where Robert ROBINSON talks to groups of people who share a way of

Subject Categories

documentaries (programme format)

Broadcast history

21 Jan 1995 18:50-19:20 (RADIO 4)

26 Jan 1995 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Robert Robinson

Min Raisman (Producer)

Gordon Miller (Speaker)

John Borthwick (Speaker)

Arthur Hooper (Speaker)

Gwen Pickard (Speaker)

Charles Howgill (Speaker)

Recorded on 1994-11-17.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Midwives19960120

Producer: B. WHITNEY-LOW

Next in series: PEERS

Previous in series: MOUNTAIN RESCUE

Broadcast history

20 Jan 1996 18:50-19:20 (RADIO 4)

25 Jan 1996 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1996-01-18.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Midwives19960125

First broadcast on 1996-01-20

Producer: B. WHITNEY-LOW

Next in series: PEERS

Previous in series: MOUNTAIN RESCUE

Broadcast history

20 Jan 1996 18:50-19:20 (RADIO 4)

25 Jan 1996 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1996-01-18.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Monks19900519

Producer: M. EMBER

Next in series: 26 May 1990

Previous in series: 12 May 1990

Broadcast history

19 May 1990 19:10-19:45 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-04-27.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Monks19901224

Producer: M. EMBER

Next in series: FROM THE FLY BELFAST

Previous in series: 26 May 1990

Broadcast history

24 Dec 1990 16:30-17:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-04-22.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Mountain Rescue19960113

Producer: B. WHITNEY

Next in series: MIDWIVES

Previous in series: CHORUS GIRLS

Broadcast history

13 Jan 1996 18:50-19:20 (RADIO 4)

18 Jan 1996 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1995-12-17.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Mountain Rescue19960118

First broadcast on 1996-01-13

Producer: B. WHITNEY

Next in series: MIDWIVES

Previous in series: CHORUS GIRLS

Broadcast history

13 Jan 1996 18:50-19:20 (RADIO 4)

18 Jan 1996 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1995-12-17.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Taxi Drivers19900407

Producer: M. EMBER

Notes: TAPE BOOKED OUT TO M.EMBER 14.12.90:IGNORE LOAN 22/313

Next in series: 14 April 1990

Previous in series: 28 October 1989

Broadcast history

07 Apr 1990 19:10-19:45 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-03-13.

Programme Catalogue - Details: Taxi Drivers19901228

Producer: M. EMBER

Next in series: DUNGAVEL PRISON

Previous in series: FROM THE FLY BELFAST

Broadcast history

28 Dec 1990 16:30-17:00 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1990-03-11.

01West Indian Domino Players19970621

In this first programme, he joins the players of a game of dominoes. A far cry from the game played quietly at the back of an ENGLISH pub, this is the West INDIAn version - played with passion, loud bangs and ruthless psychology - the very essence of the Caribbean spirit.

0219970628
03Interior Designers19970705

he chooses this season's colour schemes in conversation with a group of interior designers and finds out why people pay to have someone else's taste imposed upon their homes.

04The Royal Ballet Company19970712

These artistic athletes dance before the most critical audiences, who expect perfection in return for the highest priced seats in the West End.

0519970719
06 LAST19970726

Stratford-upon-Avon's Blue Badge guides are the brightest and best-trained tour guides in Britain. But how do they explain to a party of Japanese tourists what Wordsworth got up to in his toilet?