with Frank Bough and Nick Ross
Including this morning-
Gardening advice from Alan Titchmarsh down on Titch's
Pitch; Advice Line: the expert panel answers your calls and offers advice;
Glynn Christian has more recipe ideas; and Beverly Alt has this month's fashion trends.
Do you live in a city, high, high from the ground
And look out of your window up, down, and around?
Presenter Carol Leader Guest Fred Harris
Story: Charley, Charlotte and the Golden Canary by CHARLES KEEPING Director ALISON STEWART
with Richard Whitmore and Frances Coverdale
Weather News BILL GILES
1.27 Regional News (London and SE: Financial Report, and News Headlines with subtitles)
In the final programme of a six-part series, Sarah Brown shows how to entertain, vegetarian style. She gives some exciting ideas for eye-catching starters and shows how to prepare some spectacular stuffed souffle tomatoes. Buckwheat pancakes filled with a rich ratatouille make a delicious main course, complemented by a rum-and-raisin cheesecake. The programme also looks in on a summer lunch party given by gourmet Colin Spencer. Director PAULA GILDER
Producer JENNY STEVENS
Fourth of five programmes Dementia
About 20 per cent of old people eventually suffer from senile dementia. The stress on those close to them can be enormous but the caring is often courageous and loving. People who look after their relatives suffering in this way share their experiences, and Professor Elaine Murphy , a leading psychogeriatrician, gives a view of how best to cope. Series producer BERNARD ADAMS
Produced by LUCY PARKER
with Thora Hird
with Stuart Bradley
Follow the trail back to the Churchfield Infant School and to the RSPCA Wildlife Unit where there are some new arrivals.
Music WILLIAM BLEZARD
Photographer JOHN JEFFORD Designer JANE CLEMENT Producer ROY MILANI
Series producer ANNE GOBEY
Marmaduke of the Movies A Close Encounter Ghostly Goofup
Second of six programmes with Stephen Duffy
Gary Wilmot , Craig Charles Phil Fitzpatrick
Grant Santino , among others. Gary Wilmot entertains the lift boy, Craig Charles is at a party, Ms Walsh is still in love with John Taylor and Stephen Duffy appears in person to offer a stunning prize for this week's video quiz.
Written by FRANK HOPKINSON and PHIL FITZPATRICK
Graphics CHARLOTTE CASTLE Designer CAROL COLDER Producer JOHN SMITH
Series producer JUDY WHITFIELD
The latest news on our wildlife.
With Su Ingle and Michael Jordan
Otters. Everybody's favourite animal. Rare in England and Wales but there are a few to be found in Scotland, particularly in the Shetland Isles. Mike fulfils an all-time ambition when he finds himself watching wild otters. There's an exciting telephone competition to enter, with big prizes.
And if you come across any bird's nests in unusual places, drop Wildtrack a line who may come and film them.
Producer MIKE BEYNON BBC Bristol
with guest stars
5: The Next Thing to Murder Amy misinterprets Kildare's agonising as a means of backing out from his promise and makes a desperate move to save her father's reputation.
(Repeat. Lastparton Thursat 5.35pm)
Dr James Kildare:
Dr Leonard Gillespie:
Sue Lawley and Nicholas Witchell present the latest pictures, stories and events of the day from
Britain and around the world followed by Weather News
London Plus, Spotlight Points West, Look East Look North, South Today
North West Tonight Midlands Today
by Rosemary Mason.
'I'd get your house in order Arthur, before it falls about your ears'.
(For cast see Thursday page 62)
Feature: page 18
Noel Edmonds recreates a special moment in the life of Adam Faith.
Featuring the sights and sounds of August 1973.
Highlighting the fashions, crazes, styles, pop charts, films, radio, television, and news stories of the time. Comparing the prices in Noel's 1973 shopping bag.
Discovering what happened to the people who found themselves in the headlines that month.
With Mr Freedom , The
Aetherius Society, and this week's guest reader of the news clips who was herself making news.
Music from Mungo Jerry
Assistant producer DAVID NICOLSON Produced and directed by HENRY MURRAY
with Bob Monkhouse
The comic camaraderie of Little and Large, the rhyming skills of Pam Ayres , the music-hall attack of Cosmotheka and, from
America, the 'funniest juggler in the world', Michael Davis. THE HARRY STONEHAM BAND Programme associate NEIL SHAND Script associate DENNIS BERSON Director GEOFF MILES
Produced by JOHN FISHER
with John Humphrys Weather News
The second of a two-part
When the brutally mutilated bodies of Szarbo and Ling are discovered, Castillo recognises the killer's signature as the work of an old adversary, General Lao
Li. Castillo accepts the help of Crockett and Tubbs to even up the score - but revenge proves a bittersweet experience.
Written by MAURICE HURLEY Directed by DAVID ANSPAUGH
A portrait of Italy today seen through the lives of ten different Italians 2: Claudio's Beach
Claudio Casadei earns his living by renting umbrellas and sunbeds on the beach at Rimini, Italy's biggest holiday resort. He's called a 'bagnino' and his whole family works with him at
Beach 72 - and do very well out of it. Claudio has been observing Italians at play for over 30 years, and has strong views on their attitudes to love and sex. He enjoys his work, and his thoughts on Italians provide a special, humorous, and at times outrageous, insight into the Italian character. Narrated by Michael Pennington Written by DAVID WILLEY
Series producer JEREMY BENNETT Producer RICHARD DENTON
Claudio on tourists, sex, and beautiful people is worth tuning in for.
(MAIL ON SUNDAY)
with Barry Norman
Greta Scacchi talks in Cannes about her latest film, The Coca Cola Kid, directed by Dusan Makavejev , which was an Australian entry at the festival.
A series of murders - supposedly duplicating an atrocity committed in Vietnam - pit ace reporter Kurt Russell and Mariel Hemingway against the 'Numbers Killer' in The Mean Season, a tough thriller set in Miami.
Director JANE PROWSE Producer JUDY LINDSAY
Crime and Punishment
Louie's been making money on the side and persuades Jeff to take the rap. But when the boss presses criminal charges Louie is forced to tell the truth for once.
Written by KATHERINE GREEN Directed by STAN DANIELS