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with Nick Ross and Debbie Greenwood Including this morning: Advice Line - the panel answers your calls and your letters at 7.32 and 8.45; Titch's Pitch - join
Alan Titchmarsh in his garden for seasonal advice;
Glynn Christian cooks up some more recipe ideas; Beverley Alt talks to youngsters about the latest fashions;
Young film critics give their verdicts on the new releases.
Today: Pink Tuba-Dore Dune Bug, Sink Pink (R)
A four-part serial
1: The Man in the Mask
The gang is up against a jewel thief posing as a famous football star.
James Bond Iii
with Tony Hart , Liza Brown and Colin Bennett as the Caretaker Material
Make pictures using hard and soft material. Tony builds up collages, and fashion designer Liza shows how to spray on, spray through, and weave odd bits of material. Mr Bennett helps fetch and carry, and ends up in Romeo and Juliet! Watch out for your work in the Gallery, and enjoy a fashion show from St Martin's School of Art. (R)
Presenter Fraser Wilson Guests
Sarah Long , Lionel Morton Story (trad): King Canute (R)
with Richard Whitmore and Moira Stuart
Weather News MICHAEL FISH
(London and SE: Financial
Report, and News Headlines with subtitles)
A See-Saw programme
There's thick fog in Greendale, and Pat has to drive very slowly. When he gets out of his van to give a letter to a figure that looks like Ted Glenn, he gets lost in the fog and can't find his van - or Jess!
Written by John Cunliffe. (R)
Narration and vocals:
Designed and directed by:
When winter's on its way, fttany birds set out on great Journeys to find warmer
Weather. The swallow flies off to Africa, where it might see elephants, giraffes, hippos and cheetahs.
Voice and music Derek Griffiths
Research ANNE DENEHY Written and produced by MICHAEL COLE (R)
stand guard as stand-in guards in The Two Musketeers (R)
A cartoon series in which Kwicky the clever koala bear, Crazy Claws the wild cat, and the city's own gutter-pup Dirty Dawg, each have their own adventure stories brought to you by kind Permission of the Bungle Brothers circus.
with Paul McDowell
by BOB BLOCK starring Clive Dunn
Mr Watkins is attacked by the dog, pushed out of the window, covered in mashed Potato, shoved in a cake and drenched by a hot water bottle. Will Grandad's recipe for a gipsy cake make him feel better?
Revised by CLIVE DUNN Lighting DEREK FAWLEY
Producer JEREMY SWAN (R)
Captain, the parrot:
Star riders from America, Sweden and Belgium, including the reigning Kick Start Champion,
John Lampkin of Great Britain, rev up for the first of three heats in the 1985 series for the Lombard Tricity Trophy. The competitors tackle a formidable course of natural and man-made obstacles on Lord Hesketh's estate in Northamptonshire.
Commentators Peter Purves and Jack Stites
Producer JOHN G. SMITH
Sue Lawley and Nicholas Witchell present the latest pictures, stories and events of the day followed by Weather News
Jeremy Paxman and Sally Magnusson bring you tonight's headlines and tomorrow's talking points. The London Plus reporters are with the people making the news. Plus sport with MICHAEL WALE and the stars and stories from the world of entertainment.
Producer DAVID STANFORD
South East editor PHILIP HARDING
by Gilly Fraser.
'We got the Bill and the blasted social workers round our flat like other folk got fleas.... Nobody leaves him be'.
(For cast see page 54)
starring Sidney James Kenneth Williams Kenneth Connor Charles Hawtrey Joan Sims Jim Dale
In ancient Britain squarewheelmaker Hengist Pod is among those captured by the Roman forces of Mark Antony and taken to Rome, where he is sold in the slave market. The Carry On team, determined not to be outdone by Elizabeth Taylor (or William Shakespeare ), present their own inimitable version of a famous episode in history.
Screenplay by TALBOT ROTHWELL Produced by PETER ROGERS Directed by GERALD THOMAS
0 FILMS: page 19
by the Social Democratic Party (Also on BBC2)
with Frances Coverdale Weather News
Houston is Dead
The disappearance of a young nurse from an expensive private hospital meets with police indifference. When the girl's body turns up at the morgue, Houston's only way to the killers is through the hospital computer — but has he just programmed a date with death?
Written by MCHAEL FISHER Directed by CHARLES picerni
C J Parsons:
Det Lt Hoyt:
starring George Melly, with JOHN CHILTON 'S FEETWARMERS
John Chilton (trumpet) Collin Bates (piano) Barry Dillon (bass)
Chuck Smith (drums)
From the stage of the Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds George is joined by his special guest, the stylish singer Elaine Delmar.
Musical director JOHN CHILTON Designer BARRY NEWBERRY Producer SIMON BETTS (First skown on BBC2)
Dr Michael O'DonneU concludes his inquiry into drink. In 1933 an American newsreel announced the end of 'the biggest drought in the history of mankind'. Yet prohibition has continued to cast its shadow. As alcohol abuse has risen, there has been a reluctance to accept it as a social problem; instead it has been called a 'disease'. Politicians have stood aside as the disease became an epidemic.
Research VICKI MOORE
Producer DAVID CORDINGLEY
The series of rock concerts from around the world continues with a performance from the once infamous lead singer with Black Sabbath , now living in America and singing with his own band.
Anne Nightingale introduces highlights from a spectacular concert recorded at Salt Palace, Salt Lake City. Director CAROLYN RASKIN Television presentation TOM CORCORAN