with Frank Bough and Sally Magnusson Timetable:
News on the hour and half hour
Weather with Bill Giles at
6.55, 7.25, 7.55, 8.25, 8.55
Nationwide news, weather and travel from your local BBC studio at
Sports news and features with Paul McDowell at
Including this morning:
The latest in pop videos at
7.32; Lynn Faulds Wood presents Danger Watch - a consumer notebook at 8.15; Glynn 's Barrow -
Glynn Christian presents weekend shopping and price advice;
Alan Titchmarsh answers the phones to help the weekend gardener - ring him on [number removed]; and at 8.37 Worsnip's Week - Glyn Worsnip 's offbeat view of the past week.
Today: Pink Plunk Plink; That's No Lady, That's Notre Dame; Pink Outs
10: Huck is a Hero
When Tom and Huck were exploring for buried treasure in an old haunted house they overheard Indian Joe and Pard planning to hide their gold in 'den number two under the cross'. They searched but only found
Temperance Tavern full of whiskey bottles. Huck reckons they haven't seen the last of Joe.
just switch off your television set and go out and do something less boring instead?
Puzzles, hobbies, games and jokes from the Belfast gang. Liam shows how to play the old game of skittles - and the gang tell even older jokes!
Hi there! Have a good day! Presenter Stuart Bradley Guest Jane Hardy
Story: The Cat Who Followed His Nose by ANN REAY
Musical director MICHAEL OMER Woodwind ANDY FINDON
Percussion ALAN GRAHAME
Series producer BARBARA RODDAM Editor CYNTHIA FELGATE
The Cornhill Insurance Test Series
England v Australia from Old Trafford Second day
PETER WEST introduces the whole of this morning's play. Commentators
RICHIE BENAUD , JIM LAKER
TONY LEWIS , RAY ILLINGWORTH Television presentation
KEITH MACKENZIE. MIKE ADLEY ALAN GRIFFITHS
Executive producer NICK HUNTER
with Moira Stuart Weather News
1.22 Regional News (London and SE: Financial Report, and News Headlines with subtitles)
The Cornhill Insurance Test Series
England v Australia from Old Trafford
PETER WEST introduces coverage of the start of this afternoon's play.
by ROGER HARGREAVES Little Miss Magic
Narrated by Pauline Collins and John Alderton and Mister Daydream
Narrated by Arthur Lowe
try their hand as door-to-door salesmen in A Tale of a Sale
Roy Castle, Fiona Kennedy and Norris McWhirter explore people and things with a place in the record books.
Designer PAUL HAINES
Producer ALAN RUSSELL
with Floella Benjamin Joanna Munro
Andrew Secombe and Nick Wilton
How to make interesting things: number 820 - the television.
To make a television you need a lot of very complicated things and some really fiddly bits (about seven).
You put these all together until you have a television. Put switch to 'on' to test it. A well-made set should be showing Fast Forward, a programme with funny bits.
Musical director JONATHAN COHEN Associate producer TREVOR MCCALLUM
Director DAVID CRICHTON
Introduced by Bernard Falk The last five hours of a 30-hour contest that challenges the mental and physical skills of amateur adventurers.
The two teams from Britain and America have spent the night on a deserted island and now have the problem of returning to the mainland to complete the task of finding the defecting biochemist. The code words 'flower',
'shine' and 'glasses' provide the Americans with a mind-numbing problem, but the British start to take chances in an attempt to whittle down the American lead.
Director Brian Strachan Producer Philip Franklin
BBC Pebble Mill
with Nicholas WitcheU and Andrew Harvey followed by Weather News
Terry exchanges one green for another as tonight's programme comes live from the greens and fairways of Turnberry Golf Course. Director KEVIN BISHOP
Series producer FRANCES WHITAKER
Who's 's Trying to Kill Miss Globe?
A series of accidents and eerie threats plague beautiful Barbara Carroll , one of the favourites to carry off the title of Miss Globe. But Jack and Dani find the lady most reluctant to accept their offer of help.
Written by JOE CANNON Directed by MIKE VEJAR * CEEFAX SUBTITLES
Written by Harold Snoad and Michael Knowles
starring Michael Elphick and Richard Wilson featuring Vivienne Martin and Donald Hewlett
Ron Archer only allowed himself the merest flirtation with the three Rs. However, over the years, he has carefully developed a fourth R - Resourcefulness. This comes to the fore when he decides to buy an old seaside pier. All he needs is the money!
Lighting director MIKE JEFFERIES Sound DAVE THOMPSON
Designer STEPHEN MELLOR Produced and directed by HAROLD SNOAD
With Julia Somerville
Weekend Weather News IAN MCCASKILL
The Story of The Queen Mother
In the Second World War
Between 1939 and 1945 King
George VI and Queen
Elizabeth led this country through the Second World
"at- Forty years later on the eVe of her 85th birthday,
Ludovic Kennedy looks back at the remarkable role The
Queen Mother played in those critical years.
Reflecting on the archive film of the time, he speaks to
' ose closest to the King and Queen, to the stars who entertained the Royal Family at Windsor, and to the bereaved and homeless the Queen visited in the bomb devastated cities: 'She could yfn to a woman who had lost everything and find something kind and loving to say. Even Chief Constables
Wept, but she never broke down.'
Film researcher SHIRLEY SEATON
EjS f^wcher shirley seaton utive producers
PHILIPHARDING ELWIN PARRY-JONES
Producer MICHAEL SCHOOLEY
Next Friday Omnibus visits the Royal Albert Hall for the first of six programmes featuring highlights from the 91st season of Henry Wood
Promenade Concerts. Tonight
Jane Glover sets the scene with glimpses of rehearsal,
Performance and comment from some of the many celebrated musicians who will be appearing.
One Good Stroke Deserves Another written by GEOFF MCQUEEN
Women and snooker just don't mix - Mo's ex-girlfriend , arrives from Liverpool.
Producer TERENCE Williams
"Sector David REYNOLDS * CEEFAX SUBTITLES
A feature film specially made for television Part 2
'It is better to lose on your own terms than to win on anybody else's.' Retired teacher
Elizabeth Winfield continues her struggle to prevent the machinations of local businessmen and politicians from destroying the town her ancestorsfounded.Shedecides to invite the 300-strong
Winfield clan to a family reunion on Founder's Day - a time when long-standing family feuds are settled, love blossoms and decisions about the future are made.
Screenplay by ALLAN SLOANE Directed by FIELDER COOK
Judge Katherine Summer: