First Tuesday (documentary strand)

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First Tuesday
Also known as This World
Genre Documentary
Presented by Jonathan Dimbleby, Olivia O'Leary[1]
Production company(s) Yorkshire Television
Broadcast
Original run 5 April 1983 (1983-04-05) – 2 November 1993 (1993-11-02)
Chronology
Related shows Network First

First Tuesday or This World is a monthly television documentary strand, shown in the United Kingdom on the ITV network and was produced by Yorkshire Television. The subject matter was mainly social issues and current affairs stories from around the world. It ran from 5 April 1983 to 2 November 1993, with programme being shown on the first Tuesday of the month, hence the title. In 1993, Network First was a part replacement for First Tuesday.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Evans, Jeff (1995). The Guinness Television Encyclopedia. Guinness. p. 198. ISBN 0-85112-744-4. 
  2. ^ "'Cold Blood' AI Winner" (Press release). Reuters. 4 June 1992. Archived from the original on 9 January 2013. Retrieved 9 January 2013. 
  3. ^ "FIRST TUESDAY (COLD BLOOD: THE MASSACRE OF EAST TIMOR)". ITN (Independent Television News). Archived from the original on 9 January 2013. Retrieved 9 January 2013. 
  4. ^ Constâncio Pinto; Matthew Jardine (1997). East Timor's Unfinished Struggle: Inside the Timorese Resistance. South End Press. p. 270. ISBN 978-0-89608-541-1. 

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