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: CeefaxAM

: Breakfast Time

with Frank Bough and Selina Scott
Including this morning:
The Top 20 - A look at the latest pop charts 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].

Contributors

Unknown: Frank Bough
Unknown: Alison Mitchell

: Play School

Presenter Sarah Long Guest Stuart Bradley
Story: Orange Boats and Apple Waves by PHYLLIS JOWITT
Producer MARTIN FISHER

Contributors

Presenter: Sarah Long
Presenter: Guest Stuart Bradley
Unknown: Phyllis Jowitt
Producer: Martin Fisher

: Gharbar

In the first programme of 1986, the regular presenters of Gharbar get together and talk to Sarla Maheshwari about their work, interests, hobbies and pastimes.
Akhlaq Ahmed sings a song from the film Bandish. An Asian Unit presentation BBC Pebble Mill

Contributors

Unknown: Sarla Maheshwari
Unknown: Akhlaq Ahmed

: News After Noon

with Richard Whitmore and Frances Coverdale
News Headlines with subtitles

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Whitmore

: Regional News

Weather News BILL GILES

: Pebble Mill at One

Magnus Magnusson , Paul Coia and Marian Foster present a lively midweek edition in the company ot Marti Webb, Craig Charles and Ken Bruce who celebrates his first anniversary in Radio 2 s hotseat. And the launch of a brand new and economical cookery series that's 'simply divine' featuring recipes according to the Cooking Canon and Rabbi Blue.

Contributors

Unknown: Magnus Magnusson
Unknown: Paul Coia
Unknown: Marian Foster
Unknown: Craig Charles
Unknown: Ken Bruce

: Bagpuss

A See-Saw programme by PETER FIRMIN and OLIVER POSTGATE
Bagpuss, an old cloth cat, lives with his friends in the window of Emily's shop ... where anything can happen. Music by SANDRA KERR ana JOHN FAULKNER (R)

Contributors

Programme By: Peter Firmin
Programme By: Oliver Postgate
Music By: Sandra Kerr
Unknown: John Faulkner

: Regional News

: Henry's Cat

Treasure Hunt by BOB GODFREY and STAN HAYWARD Narrated by Bob Godfrey
Henry's Cat dreams of adventure on the Golden
Lolly and has a race to find buried treasure before the evil pirate Captain Rum Baba can get to it.
Script STAN HAYWARD Production MIKE HAYES
Directed by BOB GODFREY

Contributors

Unknown: Bob Godfrey
Unknown: Bob Godfrey
Unknown: Mike Hayes
Directed By: Bob Godfrey

: Jimbo and the Jet Set: First Time Flyers

Written and created by Peter Maddocks
Voices Peter Hawkins and Susan Sheridan

Contributors

Writer/Created by: Peter Maddocks
Voices: Peter Hawkins
Voices: Susan Sheridan

: George's Marvellous Medicine

by ROALD DAHL
Told by Rik Mayall for Jackanory
Today: Grandma gets the medicine

Contributors

Told By: Rik Mayall

: Laurel and Hardy

try to outwit a watchdog in Mutt Rutt (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Mutt Rutt

: Wizbit

by BARRY MURRAY starring
Paul Daniels
Into the wonderful world of puzzleopolis zooms the incredible - the amazing - the magical Wizbit. In the town live a happy people, magicians, clowns, wand-people, spongeball-people, card-people, and Wooly, a very large, loveable white rabbit. But above them all hangs an evil castle, the grim abode of the ghastly, nasty and creepy Professor Doom and his sly cat Jinx. Join the weird and extraordinary adventures of the puzzleopolians in magic, laughter, puzzles and great songs as with Wizbit they combat the evil of Doom! Enter Wizbit
With DEBBIE MCGEE and PATRICK PAGE
Set design by MICHAEL JOYCE Produced by CUVE doig
Directed by DAVID G. ROSE
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Contributors

Unknown: Barry Murray
Unknown: Paul Daniels
Unknown: Debbie McGee
Unknown: Patrick Page
Unknown: Michael Joyce
Produced By: Cuve Doig
Directed By: David G. Rose
professor Doom: Rob Inglis
Spoof/Pierre Oh: Adrian Hedley
Bluff/Grocer Green: Alan Bodenham
Gatekeeper: Vicky Licorish
Madame Martinka: Heather Alexander
Wizbit: Tony Friel
Wooly: Kelvin Carter

: The Farm

by JULIA JONES
The Jenkyns family have worked their Welsh farm for generations and Alun is expected to take over from his father. But as Alun progresses at school, he develops other ideas.
Producer ANGELA BEECHING
Director CHRISTINE SECOMBE (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Julia Jones
Producer: Angela Beeching
Director: Christine Secombe
Alun: Haydn Watkins
John Jenkyns: Tm Wylton
Gwyneth Jenkyns: Elin Jenkins
Menna: Nia Roberts
Headmaster: Tenniel Evans
Gareth: Adam Rykala

: First Class

The Video Quiz
A video arcade game, pop videos, sports videos, news videos - they're all ingredients in First Class.
Schools from all over Britain are represented by teams of three students, and Debbie Greenwood leads them through this knock-out tournament to find the First Class of 1986. Will they be from Wiltshire, Wales,
Dundee or Durham? The winning school will get a microcomputer with disc drive and monitor. Designer JIM LONGMUIR Director JUSTIN C. ADAMS Producer CHARLES NAIRN BBC Scotland

Contributors

Unknown: Debbie Greenwood
Designer: Jim Longmuir
Director: Justin C. Adams
Producer: Charles Nairn

: Six O'Clock News

with Nicholas WitcheU and Andrew Harvey
Weather News

Contributors

Unknown: Nicholas Witcheu
Unknown: Andrew Harvey

: Regional news magazines

London Plus, Spotlight Points West, Look East
Look North, South Today North West Tonight Midlands Today

: Wogan

Guest host: Ronnie Corbett It's good evening from him and good evening from his guests live from Shepherd's
Bush Green. Ronnie promises tall guests, small guests, tall stories and big names, with no jokes about absent
Irishmen or people's height.

Contributors

Unknown: Ronnie Corbett
Unknown: Bush Green.

: No Place Like Home

by JON WATKINS starring William Gaunt and Patricia Garwood Arthur's attempts at marriage guidance lead to complete confusion for the counsellor.
Designer BOB COVE
Produced and directed by ROBIN NASH
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Contributors

Unknown: Jon Watkins
Unknown: William Gaunt
Unknown: Patricia Garwood
Designer: Bob Cove
Directed By: Robin Nash
Arthur Crabtree: William Gaunt
Beryl Crabtree: Patricia Garwood
Vera Betting: Marcia Warren
Trevor Botting: Michael Sharvell-Martto
Nigel Crabtree: Martin Clunes
Lorraine Codd: Beverley Adams
Raymond Codd: Daniel Hill
Tracy Crabtree: Dee Sadler
Paul Crabtree: Stephen Watson
Husband: Tony McHale
Arguing couple: Jason Wolfe
Arguing couple: Pat Butler
guidance: John Quayle
Louise: Sophie Huggins

: Comedy Classic: Dad's Army

by JIMMY PERRY and DAVID CROFT starring Arthur Lowe John Le Mesurier and Clive Dunn
Battle of the Giants featuring
Captain Mainwaring's
Walmington-on-Sea platoon take part in an initiative test against their old rivals - the Eastgate platoon. The contest is umpired by the warden, the vicar and the verger.
Designer PAUL JOEL
Producer DAVID CROFT (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Jimmy Perry
Unknown: David Croft
Unknown: Arthur Lowe
Unknown: John Le Mesurier
Unknown: Clive Dunn
Designer: Paul Joel
Producer: David Croft
Pte Frazer: John Laurie
Pte Walker: James Beck
Pte Godfrey: Arnold Ridley
Pte Pike: Ian Lavender
ARP warden: Bill Pertwee
Capt Square: Geoffrey Lumsden
Vicar: Frank Williams
Verger: Edward Sinclair
Colonel: Robert Raglan
Sergeant: Charles Hill
Pte Sponge: Colin Bean

: Nine O'Clock News

with Julia Somerville and John Humphrys Regional News Weather News

: The Marriage

A documentary serial in six parts with Desmond Wilcox 1:To Have and to Hold
When Marc and Karen agreed to marry they also volunteered to let film cameras follow their first year together - always said by the experts to be the most difficult year, even without the BBC as part of the family. Marc, trained in hotel work but working as a teacher, at 26 was a thorough-going bachelor with a penchant for rugby, beer and ladies - more or less in that order. But, he s swore, marriage would change all that. Karen, at 20, g training as a psychiatric a nurse had no doubts. She was sure of her man and didn't agree with Marc's parents that he was too immature for marriage. They planned an old fashioned church wedding in June sunshine with a horse and carriage, bridesmaids and flowers. After a secret honeymoon they planned to live in a dream cottage in the country. But real-life soap operas aren't like that. Ahead of the stars of this one were to be many disasters, and dramas, before they reached their first anniversary.
Film cameraman DICK JOHNSTONE Film editor PHYLLIS IRONSIDE Director JOHN PETTMAN
Producer DESMOND WILCOX BBC Scotland
0 FEATURE: page 12
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Contributors

Unknown: Desmond Wilcox
Unknown: Dick Johnstone
Editor: Phyllis Ironside
Director: John Pettman
Producer: Desmond Wilcox

: The Dynamite Man from Glory Jail

starring
James Stewart
George Kennedy Anne Baxter Kurt Russell
Mattie Appleyard has served 40 years in Glory jail - and saved 25,452 dollars while he was in there. Now he's out and planning a future enjoying his hard-earned money. The trouble is, so are a lot of other people! Mattie isn't letting go of his future easily and with his skill with dynamite, that means explosive results!
Screenplay by JAMES LEE BARRETT From the novel by DAVIS GRUBB Produced and directed by ANDREW V. MCLAGLEN
0 FILMS: page 15

Contributors

Unknown: James Stewart
Unknown: George Kennedy
Unknown: Anne Baxter
Unknown: Kurt Russell
Unknown: Mattie Appleyard
Unknown: James Lee Barrett
Novel By: Davis Grubb
Directed By: Andrew V. McLaglen
Mattie Appleyard: James Stewart
'Doc' Council: George Kennedy
Cleo: Anne Baxter
Lee Cottrill: Strother Martin
Johnny Jesus: Kurt Russell
Roy K Sizemore: William Windom
Steve Mystic: Mike Kellin
Chanty: Kathy Cannon
Junior Kilfong: Morgan Paull
Willis Hubbard: Robert Donner
Homer Grindstaff: David Huddleston
Enoch Purdy: Dort Clark
Sonny Boy: James Lee Barrett
Clara: Kitty Jefferson Doetken

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