with Frank Bough and Selina Scott
Including this morning:
Zoe's View: Breakfast Time's teenage correspondent
Zoe Brown files her latest report; Glynn Christian cooks up another early morning recipe; and Richard Smith takes your medical calls on his topic of the week - dial [number removed].
A series of eight programmes on letter-writing. 1: Dear Sir ...
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Have you ever seen a pig-cow-fish?
Its front would grunt and its tail would swish ...
Presenter Sheelagh Gilbey Guest Wayne Jackman
Story: The Three Billy Goats Gruff (trad)
with Richard Whitmore and Moira Stuart
News Headlines with subtitles
12.55 Regional News
Weather News John Kettley
with Bob Langley , Josephine Buchan and Paul Coia
In today's edition, The Rev Roger Royle meets another guest who has overcome serious problems.
A See-Saw programme with Chloe Ashcroft and Don Spencer (R)
by Penny Casdagli
Harold Threadgall and his Mum win first prize in a cornflakes competition - the holiday of a lifetime aboard the SS Adventurer. But the holiday doesn't turn out as planned and Harold soon finds himself in very deep water!
Ann Bingo Gibbon/Mrs Di Nasty:
Captain Strange/Mr Thirl:
SuperTed and the Gun Smugglers
In the sea off the coast of Wales something is frightening the fish and Spotty is suspicious.... with the voices of DEREK GRIFFITH
PETER HAWKIN , MELVYN HAYES ROY KINNEAR , JON PERTWEE
Written by MIKE YOUNG
Designed and directed by DAVE EDWARDS (R)
with Paul Jones
What do you lock with a key but leave the keys inside? Have the contestants any idea? Do you? Find out if you're right this afternoon. Devised by CLIVE DOIG
starring Keith Chegwin with special guests Gary Davies
Paula Anne Bland and music from
The Thompson Twins
Rossi Frost , Matt Bianco Cheggers bursts on to the screen with non-stop pop, videos, quizzes and the fastest fun and games on television.
Designer BARRY ROACH Executive producer
PETER RIDSDALE SCOTT
Producer MARTIN HUGHES BBC Manchester
with Paul McDowell
with Simon Groom, Janet Ellis and Peter Duncan
Dog in a Million!
The story of Rex, the Alsatian puppy who became a wartime hero when VI rockets bombarded the East End of London. Find out how his work made him one of the youngest dogs ever to be awarded the animals' VC - the Dicken Medal.
Assistant editor LEWIS BRONZE Editor BIDDY BAXTER
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from Earl's Court, London
Chris Serle and Selina Scott with a further selection of the driving news and motoring highlights on display amid the old and new cars at this year's biggest motoring event in Britain.
Script by STEVE CROPLEY
Senior engineering manager SAM BRAUTER
Assistant producer ROBERT LYNTON Production RICK GARDNER
with Sue Lawley and Nicholas WitcheU followed by Weather News
London Plus, Spotlight Points West, Look East Look North, South Today
North West Tonight Midlands Today
Presenting hits from the Top 40 and videos from the Top 10. Introduced by Peter Powell and Mike Read.
by Chris Anstis.
'Course the burning question is: what colour's the baby going to be..?'
with Judith Hann ,
Peter Macann , Maggie Philbin and Howard Stableford bringing you the new, fascinating and bizarre in the science world. Producers
CYNTHIA PAGE . MARTIN MORTIMORE DANA PURVIS. MARTIN FREETH Studio director NIGEL FINNIS Editor RICHARD REISZ
A six-part comedy series written by Ben Elton
A family shrouded in the mist of time... a dying grandmother sends a complete idiot on an unbelievably difficult mission... to find his sisters and bring them back.
Feature: page 3
The Fuddle family:
Dr De Quincy:
with Julia Somerville and John Humphrys Weather News
The programme which asks you the viewer to turn crimefighter, with Nick Ross and Sue Cook.
Workers who tackled gunmen during a wages snatch in Milton Keynes were attacked and shot at. The gang got away in a distinctive Rover stolen six weeks before - you might recognise the car.
In Liverpool there's been a series of robberies on local businessmen. Raiders ambushed their latest victim at home and left him badly injured. You could help trace them. You may think your recollection is unimportant, but recent calls to the Programme have led to arrests and convictions. Your call could provide a vital clue. Nick Ross and Sue Cook, along with detectives, are waiting for your calls in the Crimewatch studio. Police
Officers David Hatcher and Helen Phelps report from the Incident Desk. If you can help, call Crimewatch on [number removed] any time from 9.25 until midnight.
(Crimewatch update at 11.35)
The acclaimed Omnibus documentary, recent winner of the RAI prize at the Prix Italia.
In September last year, in a New York recording studio, composer Leonard Bernstein conducted for the first time anywhere a complete performance of his 1957 musical. Omnibus cameras covered the five hectic and exhilarating days of rehearsing and recording this classic album.
Based on an original concept by JEROME ROBBINS
Lyrics by STEPHEN SONDHEIM Book by ARTHUR LAURENTS derived from
Romeo and Juliet
Lighting cameraman JOHN ELSE Film editor HOWARD BILLINGHAM Sound recordist BRUCE GALLAWAY Executive producerIAN SQUIRES Producer HUMPHREY BURTON
Director CHRISTOPHER SWANN (R)
Developments and reminders from the Crimewatch team.
To Make a Teacup
In the second of three films Anthony Burton looks at processes and bottle kilns at Stoke-on-Trent; a water-powered flint mill in Staffordshire and china clay in Cornwall. (R)