Sunday, September 16, 2007

Green In The Media 17th September - 23rd September

Again, a bad showing from the major channels this week for environmental programming. If you need a quick fix, though, green.tv has a slew of new videos regarding green energy in the home and community. For something completely different, BBC Parliament is showing highlights of the Green Party Conference on Friday evening.

Monday 17th September

Forests on the Front Line
On: Community Channel (Freeview) (87)
Time: 08:00 to 08:30
Actor Kris Marshall travels into the heart of the Bolivian Amazon to investigate the impact the destruction of the rainforest is having on local communities.

Tuesday 18th September

Green Heroes
On: Community Channel (Freeview) (87)
Time: 06:00 to 06:30
Environmental volunteers will be hailed for the first time at the Green Heroes Awards. We follow the winners as they work tirelessly to improve where they live and inspire others to do the same.

Home Planet
On: BBC Radio Four (74)
Time: 15:00 to 15:30
Richard Daniel and the team discuss listeners' questions about the natural world and our impact on it.

Wednesday 19th September

Earth Report
On: Community Channel (Freeview) (87)
Time: 07:30 to 08:00
Eden Reborn.
Weekly topical television programme about the world's environment, climate change, pollution and what we can all do about it.

Think Green
On: Community Channel (Freeview) (87)
Time: 08:30 to 09:00
Episode 19.
An informative and empowering half hour magazine style eco series dedicated to preserving the future of our fragile planet.

Thursday 20th September

One Planet
On: BBC World Service Radio (80)
Time: 12:30 to 13:00 (Also 1630, 2030, 0030)
The programme that explores the biggest issues in global development and the environment.

Costing the Earth
On: BBC Radio Four (74)
Time: 21:00 to 21:30 (Also Friday 1500)
Tom Heap investigates the battle against domestic pests. From bedbugs to carpet mites and flies, the insect population in our homes is increasing. Experts say the causes are our greater mobility and and the fact that we spring clean less efficiently. Nor do we like using so many chemicals to kill insects, making them increasingly resistant in our warmer winters.

Friday 21st September

Think Green
On: Community Channel (Freeview) (87)
Time: 08:30 to 09:00
Episode 20.
An informative and empowering half hour magazine style eco series dedicated to preserving the future of our fragile planet.

Greens 2007
On: BBC Parliament (45)
Time: 18:00 to 19:00
Highlights of proceedings at the Green Party Conference in Liverpool.

Saturday 22nd September

Earth Report
On: Community Channel (Freeview) (87)
Time: 06:00 to 06:30 (Also Sunday 0830)
Eden Reborn.
Weekly topical television programme about the world's environment, climate change, pollution and what we can all do about it.


Excerpts taken from DigiGuide - the world's best TV guide available from http://www.getdigiguide.com/?p=1&r=20818
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