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: CeefaxAM

: Breakfast Time

with Frank Bough and Debbie Greenwood Reports from the Liberal Assembly in Dundee Timetable:
News on the hour and half hour read by Sue Carpenter
Weather with Francis Wilson at 6.55, 7.25, 7.55, 8.25, 8.55
Nationwide news, weather and travel at 6.57. 7.27,
7.57 and 8.27
Sports news at 7.20 and 8.20 A look at today's newspapers at 7.37 and 8.37
Including this morning:
The Top 20 - a look at the new chart at 7.32;
Beverly Alt presents this week's fashion tips;
Ask Alison - Alison Mitchell Presents her weekly money advice and takes your calls on [number removed]. 9.20 Pages from Ceefax

Contributors

Unknown: Frank Bough
Unknown: Debbie Greenwood
Read By: Sue Carpenter
Unknown: Francis Wilson
Unknown: Alison Mitchell

: Liberal Assembly 1985

Live coverage of the second day, with debates on the Gulf War and Housing.

: * Play School

Presenter Wayne Jackman Guest Liz Watts
Dinosaurs and All That
Rubbish by MICHAEL FOREMAN Musical director PETER GOSLING Percussion PETER HOWLAND Producer BARBARA RODDAM Editor CYNTHIA FELGATE (R)

Contributors

Presenter: Wayne Jackman
Presenter: Guest Liz Watts
Unknown: Michael Foreman
Director: Peter Gosling
Unknown: Peter Howland
Producer: Barbara Roddam
Editor: Cynthia Felgate

: * Liberal Assembly 1985

Further coverage from
Dundee, including an address by the Leader of the SDP,
The Rt Hon David Owen , MP.

Contributors

Unknown: David Owen

: * News After Moon

with Richard Whitmore and Frances Coverdale
News Headlines with subtitles
12.55 Regional News
Weather News MICHAEL FISH

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Whitmore

: Pebble Mill at One

Popular American tenor
Robert White , and child care expert Penelope Leach are among today's guests.
Michael Smith is back in the kitchen transforming family favourites like shepherd's pie and rice pudding with his radical approach to 'New English Cookery'.

Contributors

Tenor: Robert White
Unknown: Penelope Leach
Unknown: Michael Smith

: Hokey Cokey

A See-Saw programme (R)

: Liberal Assembly 1985

Coverage of the afternoon's debate on Education, and Question Time on Jobs.
3.52 Regional News

: King Rollo

(R)

Contributors

Writer: David McKee
Narration: Ray Brooks

: Bric-a-Brac

with Brian Cant (R)

: Battle of the Planets

The Duplicate King
G-Force are sent to protect a fabulous collection of royal jewels from the scheming
Zoltar and the evil force of Spectra. (R)

: Hartbeat

A different approach to the art of making pictures with Tony Hart and Margot Wilson and Mr Bennett , the caretaker What's the Big Idea?
Where does Tony get his ideas for pictures? How does Margot start on an idea? And how can Mr Bennett be given an idea?
Watch out for more of your work in the Gallery. Designer PAUL BANNISTER
Assistant producer JANE TARLETON Producer CHRISTOPHER PILKINGTON

Contributors

Unknown: Tony Hart
Unknown: Margot Wilson
Unknown: Mr Bennett
Unknown: Mr Bennett
Designer: Paul Bannister
Producer: Jane Tarleton
Producer: Christopher Pilkington

: Treasure Houses

2: The Boaties by DOROTHY SMITH
Presented by Mark Curry
This week's 'treasure houses' are Britain's canals. They reflect not only a lost form of transport, but a forgotten way of life. The narrowboats decorated with their roses and castles, were home for the 'boaties' and their wives and children.
Film cameraman ANDY ELLIOT Film editor PAUL HARDY Director RENNY RYE
. BACK PAGES: 86

Contributors

Unknown: Dorothy Smith
Presented By: Mark Curry

: The Flintstones

Ladies Day
Flat-broke Fred desperately wants to see the big baseball game and then discovers that ladies get in free.
Unfortunately, Fred's solution turns out to be a drag for his buddy Barney.... A HANNA-BARBERA production

: Six O'Clock News

with Nicholas Witchell and Andrew Harvey followed by Weather News

Contributors

Unknown: Nicholas Witchell
Unknown: Andrew Harvey

: Wogan

It was in Vichy that the great Gertrude Stein said: 'A talk show is a talk show is a talk show', and was then pelted with garlic. French enlightenment or a display of envy that Wogan is not screened in France?

Contributors

Unknown: Gertrude Stein

: Wildlife on One

Sulawesi: Island of Discovery Narrated by David Attenborough
There is just one island where you will find black apes, giant possums, pigs with curling tusks, green and tube-nosed bats, birds which bury their young and spectral tarsiers - real live 'gremlins'. It is
Sulawesi, where Asia meets
Australia, bringing together a unique and rarely seen variety of animals. These puzzled the famous naturalist Alfred Wallace more than 100 years ago, and today scientists are finding that there is still much more to discover; and some of these discoveries could even benefit us.
Film cameraman MARTIN SAUNDERS Film editor PETER SIMPSON Directed by KEITH SCHOLEY
Series producer RICHARD BROCK BBC Bristol
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Contributors

Unknown: David Attenborough
Unknown: Alfred Wallace
Unknown: Martin Saunders
Editor: Peter Simpson
Directed By: Keith Scholey
Producer: Richard Brock

: Tenko

A ten-part serial created by LAVINIA WARNER Part 2 by JILL HYEM
After a seemingly unending wait, the women are finally liberated. However, not everyone is looking forward to the prospect of freedom.
Music composed by JAMES HARPHAM Producer KEN RIDDINGTON
Director JEREMY SUMMERS (R) * CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Composed By: James Harpham
Producer: Ken Riddington
Director: Jeremy Summers
Maggie Thorpe: Elizabeth Mickery
Dorothy Bennett: Veronica Roberts
Alice Courtenay: Cindy Shelley
Joss Holbrook: Jean Anderson
Kate Norris: Claire OBErman
Kasaki: Takahiro Oba
SatO: Eiji Kusuhara
Marion Jefferson: Ann Bell
Major Yamauchi: Burt Kwouk
Christina Campbell: Emily Bolton
Dr Beatrice Mason: Stephanie Cole
Edna: Edna Doré
Mrs Van Meyer: Elizabeth Chambers
POW: Paul Copley
Capt Brooks: John Williamson
Lt Curtis: Stephen Oxley

: Nine O'Clock News

Julia Somerville and John Humphrys present the day's news with BBC teams at home and abroad Weather News

Contributors

Unknown: John Humphrys

: Soldiers

A History of Men in Battle M 13 parts
Presented by Frederick Forsyth
1: The Face of Battle
The battlefield is an arena of accident and chance. The opening programme of the series illustrates how, down the ages, the experience of battle has changed for soldiers in combat. It takes as its centrepiece the Battle of Waterloo.
Waterloo lies in the cockpit of Europe where for centuries armies from almost every nation have met and clashed, an area where Caesar fought with his Roman legions;
English archers defeated the French knights at Crecy and Agincourt; Marlborough won the Battle of Ramillies; the armies of the First World War died in the mud of the Flanders Fields. In 1940 the tanks and aircraft of the German blitzkreig swept past this ancient battle area. It is an appropriate vantage point to view the changing face of battle.
Written by JOHN KEEGAN Cameraman LAN STONE
Film editor MARTIN SHARPE Director JOHN BIRD
Series producer JOHN GAU
0 FEATURE: page 82
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Contributors

Presented By: Frederick Forsyth
Written By: John Keegan
Editor: Martin Sharpe
Director: John Bird

: The Spiral Staircase

starring
Jacqueline Bisset
Christopher Plummer
Investigating a series of bizarre murders in a small New England town, the police discover only one link - all of the victims are blind or Physically handicapped. Their fears for the next victim centre on Helen Mallory who has been rendered speechless through the shock of seeing her husband and daughter burned to death. But Helen seems in good care at the Sherman Institute, a large house on the outskirts of the town ...
Screenplay by ANDREW MEREDITH Produced PETER SHAW
Directed by PETER COLLINSON
0 FILMS: page 18

Contributors

Unknown: Jacqueline Bisset
Unknown: Christopher Plummer
Unknown: Helen Mallory
Play By: Andrew Meredith
Produced: Peter Shaw
Directed By: Peter Collinson
Helen Mallory: Jacqueline Bisset
Professor Sherman: Christopher Plummer
Lt Fields: Sam Wanamaker
Mrs Oates: Sheila Brennan
Nurse: Elaine Stritch
Dr Rawley: John Ronane
Oates: Ronald Radd
Steven: John Phillip Law
Blanche: Gayle Hunnicutt
Mrs Sherman: Mildred Dunnock

: Weather









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