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: Ceefax AM

: Breakfast Time

with Frank Bough and Mike Smith
News on the hour and half hour read by Debbie Rix Weather with Francis Wilson at 6.55, 7.25,
7.55, 8.25, 8.55 and 9.18
Nationwide news, weather and travel at 6.57, 7.27, 7.57 and 8.27
Sports news and features with David Icke and Bob Wilson at 7.20, 7.45 and 8.20 The morning papers reviewed by a guest at 8.37 With today - The Top 20:
Mike Smith at 7.32 with a look at the new chart
Room Service: DIY advice from Gilly Love
Ask Alison: Alison Mitchell presents her weekly money advice and takes your calls on [number removed]


Unknown: Frank Bough
Unknown: Mike Smith
Read By: Debbie Rix
Unknown: Francis Wilson
Unknown: David Icke
Unknown: Bob Wilson
Unknown: Mike Smith

: Play School

Find animal shapes in pebbles with Sarah Long , then follow the Caterpillar Trail with Stuart Bradley


Unknown: Sarah Long
Unknown: Stuart Bradley

: Gharbar

Ghazala Amin and Sawaran Talwar talk to Farida Izak of the Asian Women's Association, Nuneaton.
Music from Abdul Rahim Fareedi, Mohd All Fareedi and Party who sing a Qawwali-type ghazal. An Asian Unit presentation BBC Pebble Mill


Unknown: Ghazala Amin
Unknown: Sawaran Talwar
Unknown: Farida Izak
Unknown: Abdul Rahim
Unknown: Mohd All Fareedi

: News After Noon

with Frances Coverdale and Michael Cole


Unknown: Frances Coverdale
Unknown: Michael Cole
Unknown: Ian McCaskill

: Regional News

: Pebble Mill at One

In Chef's Special
Michael Smith 's guest is flamboyant actor-turned-chef
John Tovey. Special singing guest Engelbert Humperdinck.


Unknown: Michael Smith
Unknown: John Tovey.

: Mr Benn

A See-Saw programme

: Regional News

: Lay on Five

with Floella Benjamin Howard Lee and Michael Mulkerrin Find out what children think about being the youngest in the family, meet a crumpet-eating, dancing horse, and see Floella put herself in the hands of St Nicholas Infants School, Bristol.
Musical director Chris Walker
Percussion Will Hill Graphics PETE WANE
Designer AUSTIN RUDDY Executive producer CYNTHIA FELGATE


Unknown: Floella Benjamin
Unknown: Howard Lee
Unknown: Michael Mulkerrin
Producer: Cynthia Felgate
Director: Alison Stewart
Producer: Ann Reay

: The Wombles

Told by Bernard Cribbins


Told By: Bernard Cribbins

: Take Two

with Josephine Buchan
Under discussion this week: EastEnders
In the studio: Julia Smith , producer of EastEnders
Prizes will be given for the best-written criticism, and to younger viewers for a drawing or painting of their favourite TV personality. Producer PHILIP CH1LVERS


Unknown: Josephine Buchan
Unknown: Julia Smith

: Duncan Dares

Six programmes Stunt Man
Jumping 40 feet from a roof to escape enemy agents is just one stunt performed by Peter Duncan. Crashing a car at high speed and being set on fire are part of the rest of the day in the life of Special Agent Duncan.
Stunts arranged by tim CONDREN Film editor TERRY GABELL Producer ROB BENFIELD


Unknown: Peter Duncan.
Arranged By: Tim Condren
Editor: Terry Gabell
Producer: Rob Benfield

: Gloria

The Taxman Cometh
Gloria's good intentions threaten to land her in jail when she innocently goes behind Dr Adams's back to sign him up for Social Security benefits and discovers that he's been dead for years!
Written by TIM O'DONNELL Directed by BOB CLAVER


Directed By: Bob Claver
Gloria Bunker Stivic: Sally Struthers
Dr Willard Adams: Burgess Meredith
Clark V Uhley Jr: Lou Richards
Dr Maggie Lawrence: Jo Dewinter
Joey Stivic: Christian Jacobs
Barry Farnum: Richard Sanders

: The Six O'Clock News

with Nicholas Witchell and Jeremy Paxman followed by Weather News


Unknown: Nicholas Witchell
Unknown: Jeremy Paxman

: Regional news magazines

London Plus, Spotlight Points West, Look East
Look North, South Today North West Tonight Midlands Today

: Wogan

One man and his guests with the Shepherd's Bush trials. Terry puts his guests through their paces live from the Television Theatre, London.
Director KEVIN BISHOP Series producer


Unknown: Frances Whitaker

: Monkey Business

The last in the series of the television game about animals and plants, in which Henry Kelly asks questions the BBC Natural History Unit has never dared consider. with Floella Benjamin Jeremy Cherfas and guests
Liza Goddard , Pam Ayres
Michael Clegg , Cliff Morgan Designer WILL NOBLE
Assistant producer MARION ZUNZ Director MARTYN SUKER Producer JOHN DOBSON BBC Bristol


Unknown: Henry Kelly
Unknown: Floella Benjamin
Unknown: Jeremy Cherfas
Unknown: Liza Goddard
Unknown: Pam Ayres
Unknown: Michael Clegg
Unknown: Cliff Morgan
Unknown: Nicola Davies
Producer: Marion Zunz
Director: Martyn Suker
Producer: John Dobson

: Dallas

Sins of the Fathers
Pam begins to feel she can trust no one, but is then offered an unexpected hand of friendship. The threat to Ewing Oil's assets finds J.R. doing what he does best, but a plan to spike Cliffs ambitions goes terribly wrong and Sue Ellen discovers that Jock is not her husband's only soft spot


Unknown: Sue Ellen
Written By: Leonard Katzmann
Directed By: Larry Hagman
Bobby: Patrick Duffy
Sue Ellen: Linda Gray
J R: Larry Hagman
Donna: Susan Howard
Ray: Steve Kanaly
Clayton: Howard Keel
Cliff: Ken Kercheval
Jenna: Priscilla Beaulieu Presley
Pam: Victoria Principal
Miss Ellie: Donna Reed
Lucy: Charlene Tilton
Mandy: Deborah Shelton
Jamie: Jenilee Harrison
Scotty Demerest: Stephen Elliott
Eddie Cronin: Fredric Lehne
Harve Smithfield: George Petrie

: The Nine O'Clock News

with John Humphrys and the BBC's reporters and correspondents around the world Weather News


Unknown: John Humphrys

: Q.E.D.

Operation Otter with Nerys Hughes
There's a battle going on in the English countryside, a fight to save one of the most beautiful and intelligent wild animals -the otter. Operation Otter meant releasing otters born and bred in captivity into the wild, struggling to make the wild safe for them and hoping against hope they would breed.
The four strategists in this modem Noah's Ark operation soon found that monitoring the success of their campaign was fraught with problems ...
Series editor DAVID filkin


Unknown: Nerys Hughes

: Sportsnight

Introduced by Harry Carpenter The Embassy
World Professional Snooker Championship
Canadian CLIFF THORBURN , who recorded the first 147 maximum break in the World Championships, is seeded to meet TONY KNOWLES this evening, as the semi-finals get under way.
Even the losing semi-finalists stand to pick up E20,000 each, after 31 frames spread over three days.
Commentators TED LOWE
With England's crucial
World Cup qualifying match in Romania just a week away, and competition for places in Mexico hotting up, JOHN MOTSON assesses the chances of Bobby Robson 's men reaching the finals, and looks at the teams most likely to join them.
England's Prodigal Son
In March 1982, GRAHAM GOOCH was one of 15 cricketers banned as a result of the rebel tour of South Africa. As the new season gets under way, PAT MURPHY examines his prospects of returning to the Test arena this summer, after three years in the wilderness. Television presentation: Snooker NICK HUNTER


Introduced By: Harry Carpenter
Unknown: Cliff Thorburn
Unknown: Tony Knowles
Commentators: Ted Lowe
Unknown: Jack Karnehm
Unknown: John Motson
Unknown: Bobby Robson
Unknown: Graham Gooch
Unknown: Pat Murphy
Producer: Roger Moody
Editor: John Rowunson

: Weather

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

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