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: Ceefax AM

: Breakfast Time

with Frank Bough and Selina Scott
Including this morning:
Denise Robertson opens the Junior Advice Line at 7.32, joined an hour or so later by Sally Hawkins for their regular Advice Line phone-in; Titch's Pitch - join
Alan Titchmarsh in his garden; Glynn Christian cooks up some more recipe ideas.

Contributors

Unknown: Frank Bough
Unknown: Denise Robertson
Unknown: Sally Hawkins
Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh

: Play School

Presenter lain Lauchlan Guest Carol Chell
Story: Winnie-the-Pooh Goes Visiting by A. A. MILNE
Illustrated by E. H. SHEPARD

Contributors

Unknown: Carol Chell
Unknown: A. A. Milne
Illustrated By: E. H. Shepard

: News After Noon

with Richard Whitmore and Frances Coverdale
News Headlines with subtitles

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Whitmore

: Regional News

Weather News IAN MCCASKILL

: Pebble Mill at One

with Bob Langley , Paul Coia Today a review of the last 40 years of science fiction; the latest film releases; and a look at the National Tranquilliser Advisory
Council - a self-help group for those hooked on tranquillisers. Jan Beaney allays fears about machine embroidery, and demonstrates some creative sewing techniques.

Contributors

Unknown: Bob Langley
Unknown: Paul Coia
Unknown: Jan Beaney

: Chock-a-Block

A See-Saw programme with Fred Harris
Chock-a-Block has a stock of blocks chock-a-block with pictures for words that rhyme.
Music PETER GOSLING Director NICK WILSON
Producer MICHAEL COLE (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Fred Harris
Music: Peter Gosling
Director: Nick Wilson
Producer: Michael Cole

: The Goode Kitchen

Have you ever measured your cod steaks with a tape measure, or wrapped up your mackerel in a parcel? Shirley Goode reveals some fishy tricks to save money and produce winning meals which all the family will enjoy. She also challenges you to enter her competition and win a wonderful prize.
Jenny Day is young, out of work and keen to pick up
Shirley's money-saving tips. Join Jenny in The
Goode Kitchen and find out how you can eat better for less. Director GEORGE AUCKLAND Producer ERICA GRIFFITHS
0 LEARNING AT HOME: p 13

Contributors

Unknown: Shirley Goode
Unknown: Goode Kitchen
Director: George Auckland
Producer: Erica Griffiths

: The Parent Programme

How to cope with, survive and enjoy your under-5s. With Francis Wilson and Miriam O'Reilly Coping with Crying
Parents explain ways they've found to comfort their crying babies and talk about how to cope with the strain when nothing seems to work.
A Helpline is available from 2.30 pm until 7.0 pm on [number removed]or, in Scotland, [number removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Francis Wilson
Unknown: Miriam O'Reilly

: Regional News

: Postman Pat: Pat's Rainy Day

(R)

Contributors

Narration and vocals: Ken Barrie

: Jimbo and the Jet Set: April Fool's Day

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

Contributors

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

: The Wind in the Willows

by KENNETH GRAHAME
Told by Bernard Cribbins for Jackanory
Today: The Open Road (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Kenneth Grahame
Told By: Bernard Cribbins

: Bananaman: Night of the Nerks

with the voices of TIM BROOKE-TAYLOR
BILL ODDIE, GRAEME GARDEN
JILL SHILLING

Contributors

Unknown: Tim Brooke-Taylor
Unknown: Bill Oddie
Unknown: Graeme Garden
Unknown: Jill Shilling

: Nutkins on Nautilus

with Terry Nutkins
Puffins, seals, eagles, deer, lobsters and pine martens - just some of the animals Terry sees on a boat trip round the islands of the Inner Hebrides, off the west coast of Scotland.
Terry goes swimming with common seals, dives for sponges and clams, climbs some remote cliffs to stand within a few feet of a colony of puffins, and watches the magnificent red deer on Rhum.
The climax to the trip comes when Terry sees a pine marten - the first time it has been professionally filmed wild in this country. Film editor PETER SIMKINS Producer mike BEYNON BBC Bristol (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Terry Nutkins
Editor: Peter Simkins

: Grange Hill

A series of 24 programmes Episode 3 by DAVID ANGUS
Fire at the Upper School! And the Fire Chief makes a serious discovery.
(For cast see Friday at 5. 10pm) * CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: David Angus

: Fax!

is back. Bill Oddie ,
Wendy Leavesley and 'Mr Trivia ' Billy Butler dispense their Tuesday tonic of fun and facts as they find the answers to more of your questions.
If you need Fax! call [number removed].
Designer RAY LANGHORN
Studio director PAUL COLBERT Producer ALAN WALSH BBC Manchester

Contributors

Unknown: Bill Oddie
Unknown: Wendy Leavesley
Unknown: Mr Trivia
Unknown: Billy Butler
Designer: Ray Langhorn
Director: Paul Colbert
Producer: Alan Walsh

: Six O'Clock News

Sue Lawley and Nicholas Witchell present the latest pictures, stories and events of the day from Britain and around the world, followed by Weather News

Contributors

Unknown: Nicholas Witchell

: Regional news magazines

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

: Holiday 86

Introduced by Cliff Michelmore
In these jet-powered package-tour days, have the traditional values of a luxury cruise sunk without trace?
Cliff Michelmore sailed on the Royal Viking Sky to test the claim that her voyages offer 'the luxury and elegance of an era when service was supreme'.
You could sample that style for yourself, for a Mediterranean cruise on Royal Viking Sky is one of the prizes in the RADIO TIMES Holiday competition.
What's new in New York?
The answer - to John Carter's surprise - is a couple of very old-established British customs which the Big Apple has taken to its core - bed-and-breakfast accommodation in private homes, and strong ale in a brand-new brewery.
Sue Carpenter joins the Holiday team, sampling a cycling holiday which starts and finishes in Cambridge and takes in a lot of Norfolk scenery. 'Very flat, Norfolk' - which is just as well, even with five-speed pedal power. In the studio, the latest news and comment.
Producer TOM SAVAGE

Contributors

Introduced By: Cliff Michelmore
Unknown: Sue Carpenter
Unknown: John Carter

: EastEnders

by Juliet Ace.
'When they see me in the witness box, their hearts will melt....you'll see'.
(Ceefax Subtitles)

Contributors

Writer: Juliet Ace
Title music: Simon May
Title music: Leslie Osborne
Designer: Colin Green
Script editor: Tony Holland
Director: Mike Lloyd
Producer: Julia Smith
Simon Wicks: Nick Berry
Naima Jeffery: Shreela Ghosh
Dot Cotton: June Brown
Debbie Wilkins: Shirley Cheriton
Andy O'Brien: Ross Davidson
Pete Beale: Peter Dean
Kathy: Gillian Taylforth
Ian Beale: Adam Woodyatt
Sharon Watts: Letitia Dean
Angie Watts: Anita Dobson
Den Watts: Leslie Grantham
Reporter: Garry Freer
Tony Carpenter: Oscar James
Kelvin: Paul J Medford
Cassie Carpenter: Delanie Forbes
Sue Osman: Sandy Ratcliff
Ali Osman: Nejdet Salih
Dr Legg: Leonard Fenton
Lofty Holloway: Tom Watt
Det Sgt Quick: Douglas Fielding
Pauline Fowler: Wendy Richard
Michelle Fowler: Susan Tully
Arthur Fowler: Bill Treacher
Mrs Woods: Jenny Lee
Woman (puppy owner): Sharon Baylis
Ruth: Judy Liebert

: Hold the Back Page!

A ten-part series by ANDREW NICKOLDS and STAN HEY with 8: Fathers, Sons and Lovers
'It's all quite straightforward, Ken -just pick a resort, find out what sporting activities are going on there, and write a week's columns giving the unique flavour of Britain at play. That's it, more or less.' 'More.... or less?'
Music by GORDON GILTRAP
Studio sound scott TALBOTT Script editor JOANNA WILLETT Designer BRYAN ELLIS
Producer EVGENY GRIDNEFF Director CHRISTOPHER BAKER
* CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew Nickolds
Unknown: Stan Hey
Music By: Gordon Giltrap
Editor: Joanna Willett
Designer: Bryan Ellis
Producer: Evgeny Gridneff
Director: Christopher Baker
Ken Wordsworth: David Warner
Reg: Eric Allan
Alison: Gil Brailey
Charlie: Lee Whitlock
Russell: David Horovitch
Steve: Peter-Hugo Daly
Frank: Richard Ireson
Ruby: Tilly Vosburgh
Arthur Wordsworth: Geoffrey Bayldon
Bryan Pike: John Judd
Mary Dobson: Phoebe Scholfield
Policeman: Michael Wilcox
Bowls umpire: Rex Allen
Men at darts match: Dafydd Havard.
: Alex Hood
Commentator: Will Kenton

: Points of View

Barry Took with your comments in the programme you help to write.
Producer PENELOPE MILLS
Please send letters to Barry Took , Points of View. BBC Television Centre. London W12 8QT

Contributors

Unknown: Barry Took
Unknown: Barry Took

: Nine O'Clock News

with Julia Somerville and Andrew Harvey Regional News Weather News

Contributors

Unknown: Julia Somerville

: Cagney and Lacey

The two first ladies of the New York Police Department
The Clinic
Personal experience and deep convictions about a woman's right to choose divide Cagney and Lacey when they are assigned to control a group of angry demonstrators picketing an abortion clinic. But when impassioned protest turns into violence, the lines of moral justification become even harder to see ...
Written by JUDY MARL and PAUL ERIC MYERS Directed by ALEXANDER SINGER
* CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Written By: Judy Marl
Unknown: Paul Eric Myers
Directed By: Alexander Singer
Christine Cagney: Sharon Gless
Mary Beth Lacey: Tyne Daly
Lt Samuels: Al Waxman
Det Petrie: Carl Lumbly
Det Isbecki: Martin Kove
Sgt LaGuardia: Sidney Clute
Sgt Coleman: Harvey Atkin
Harvey Lacey: John Karlen
Det Newman: Dan Shor
Charlie Cagney: Dick O'Neill
Arlene Crenshaw: Fionnula Flanagan
Dr Solano: Jay Varela
David Samuels: Matthew Barry
Emily Johnson: Dori Brenner

: Film 86

with Barry Norman
The programme that keeps you in touch with the world of cinema.
Death Wish 3 -
Charles Bronson returns as the New York vigilante with co-stars Martin Balsam and Deborah Raffin. Michael Winner directs again.
Kiss of the Spider Woman - William Hurt plays a prisoner in this intense story of the love and friendship that grows between two men in a Latin American jail. Jane Fonda in a rare interview talks about her latest film Agnes of God. Director JANE PROWSE Producer JANE LUSH

Contributors

Unknown: Barry Norman
Unknown: Charles Bronson
Unknown: Martin Balsam
Unknown: Deborah Raffin.
Unknown: Michael Winner
Unknown: William Hurt
Unknown: Jane Fonda
Director: Jane Prowse
Producer: Jane Lush

: Nothing But the Best

An eight-part parents' guide to secondary education. 2: Choosing Options
Young people's prospects are powerfully affected by the choice of subjects at 14. But at that age, few can be sure of what they want to do with their lives, so how can parents and teachers help them? Beverly Anderson seeks out the best advice on choosing options, and pupils and parents explain their choices.
Series producer JOHNTWTTCHIN Producer JOHN BROOKE
For information pack send a large sae (50p) to Nothing But the Best[address removed]
* LEARNING AT HOME: p 13 and INFO: page 77

Contributors

Producer: John Brooke

: The Rock Gospel Show

Last of this series with Sheila Walsh
One of America's rising gospel stars, Steve Taylor , calls in at The Rock Gospel Show studio. Also taking part are the Escofferey Sisters from London, The London Community Gospel Choir and, from Nashville, exclusive film of America's top gospel stars singing together in aid of CAUSE, Christian Artists United to Save the Earth.
Music associate NICO RAMSDEN Designer PAUL MUNTING
Series producer jim MURRAY (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Sheila Walsh
Unknown: Steve Taylor
Producer: Jim Murray

: Weather









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