starts your day with half-an-hour of news, sport, weather and travel available to all viewers, whether or not they have teletext sets.
with Frank Bough and Fern Britton Daily timetable:
News with Debbie Rix
(Fern Britton Tues, Wed)
6.30, 7.0, 7.30, 8.0, 8.30, with headlines on every quarter hour.
Weather with Francis Wilson : 6.31,
6.57, 7.27, 7.57, 8.27
Sport with David Icke and Bob Wilson : 6.40 and 7.40
Regional News, weather and traffic:
6.45, 7.15, 7.45, 8.15 TV Choice at 6.55
Review of the Papers: 7.18 and 8.18
Your Stars with Russell Grant : 8.33 Plus today:
New Films and Pop Records between
7.45 and 8.0
Ask Alison, your money phone-in with Alison Mitchell , between 8.30 and 9.0
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from Barnsdale with Geoff Hamilton , Clay Jones and Anne Mayo
As the Starting from Scratch garden nears completion the team choose herbaceous plants and shrubs for it.
Cliff Michelmore talks to Grace Kennedy
Presenter Ben Thomas Guest Liz Millbank Story: Small Pig by ARNOLD LOBEL
The Cornhill Insurance Test Series
England v West Indies from Headingley Fourth day
PETER WEST introduces the whole of this morning's play. Commentators
RICHIE BENAUD , JIM LAKER
TOM GRAVENEY , RAY ILLINGWORTH
MIKE ADLEY , KEITH MACKENZIE
Executive producer NICK HUNTER
with Richard Whitmore and Michael Cole
Weather BILL GILES
(London and SE: Financial Report, and News Headlines with subtitles)
A See-Saw programme with FRED HARRIS
Chock-a-Block has a stock of blocks chockablock with pictures for words that rhyme.
Music PETER GOSLING Director NICK Wilson
Producer MICHAEL COLE
England v West Indies
The start of this afternoon's play.
Presenter Carol Leader Guests Wayne Jackman Kenny and Caz
Story: Josh Jolly Gives a Party by JOYCE TOMSETT
starring Brian Cant and Floella Benjamin in an entertainment of comedy, jokes and music with Delia Morgan Keith Woodhams and this week's guest Tony Robinson and Jonathan Cohen with the Play Away Band
Musical director JONATHAN COHEN Producer JOHN smith
Series producer ANN REAY
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The adventures of some kids who happen to live on the same street in Toronto - Degrassi Street. 2: Cookie Goes to Hospital
Ida hates Cookie's dolls but when Cookie suddenly has to go into hospital Ida changes her mind.
Producers KIT HOOD and LINDA SCHUYLER A PLAYING WITH TIME film
The News and tonight's Weather with Nick Ross , Sarah Kennedy and Sally Magnusson
News read by Moira Stuart During the week:
HUGH SCULLY with Watchdog; plus The Special Correspondents.
Narrated by Robert Powell
What lies behind the terrifying screen image of the ferocious man-eating fish? This underwater voyage of discovery finds beauty and fascination even in the jaws of a shark. It reveals a shark that basks lazily in underwater caves, a flat fish that produces its own shark repellant, and the gentle birth of a shark in the open sea. Written and presented by DEREK ANDERSON
Breath of the Dragon
The merchants of Chinatown are held in terror by 'The Dragon', a sinister underworld boss. Unable to find anyone prepared to testify against the tyrant, Jonathan Chase must play him at his own game. He is soon studying the movements of animals in combat with renewed interest....
Written by JOSEPH GUNN
Directed by LES MARTINSON
First of seven programmes by JOHN SULLIVAN starring David Jason and Nicholas Lyndhurst with Lennard Pearce Homesick
Broken lifts in the Trotters' tower block are causing Grandad's legs to play up. Del feels Rodney's new-found power should help.
Designer ANTONY THORPE
Produced and directed by RAY BUTT
The first of six programmes
A bike ride through 1,500 miles of America with Mike Harding 1: Pennsylvania
The Road to Paradise
Mike arrives in the City of Brotherly Love, Philadelphia, and bases out with a Phillie fanatic called Gloria to watch America's favourite pastime. He looks in on a community which has turned its back on the 20th century, and meanders down to the Shenandoah river, where he swaps pedals for paddles and a ride on the rapids. Dusk fall* with the rain as Mike samples his first wet hamburger.
Photography DAVID JACKSON Sound DENNIS CARTWRIGHT Film editor DAVID SHORE
Producer CYRIL GATES. BBC Manchester
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with Nicholas Witchell and the BBC's reporters and correspondents around the world Weatherman
The feature film starring
Ben Gazzara , Paul Sorvino Robert Vaughn
After 15 unblemished years in the New York police department Joe DeFalco yearns for a major case that will lift him into the big time. His chance comes when a tip-off leads to an international narcotics dealer. But the man has political connections and a trap is set for Joe by government officials determined to find evidence of police corruption.
Screenplay by BUDD SCHULBERG
Based on the novel by SONNY GROSSO and PHILIP ROSENBERG
Produced by SONNY GROSSO Directed by JUD TAYLOR
Pyramids and Poultry
If you want 90 million eggs a year produced in the middle of the desert, get in touch with Geoff Ward. The Egyptians did, and he and his righthand man John Buckley have built and bartered their way into more and more business along the banks of the Nile.
Reporter Philip Wrixon
MIKE WILLIAMS , NIGEL DAVEY
Film editors SHARON PEMBERTON , JOHN BLAND Producer JOHN KENYON BBC Pebble Mill