6.45 Technology: Brick by Brick
7.10 An Introduction to Economics
7.35 Physics: The Message of Starlight
8.0 Technology: Designing with Models
An adventure story in 13 episodes set in New Zealand in the 1860s.
7: Scott Hunter has come to Tucker's Gully to find his missing father. He has been told that his father and his partner had struck gold, and that the partner has since been shot dead, but there is still no sign of Gordon Hunter. Now the police want to arrest him for the murder Will they find him? And is he guilty?
Produced by JOHN MCRAE
Directed by TOM PARKINSON (R)
Alien Planet with the voices of TIM BROOKE-TAYLOR
BILL ODDIE , GRAEME GARDEN
Written by BERNIE KAY Music by DAVE COOKE
Produced by TREVOR BOND Directed by TERRY WARD (R)
with Mike Reid Keith Chegwin and Sarah Greene
In store this morning heat three of the Search for a SuperStar talent competition. Another four acts perform for you in this nationwide search for talented entertainers. Also calling in, 19-year-old Olympic sprinter Ade Mafe. He's got some great training tips for young athletes.
If you're interested in ballet you can talk to two top dancers on [number removed]. There's Madness in the music department today when
Suggs and the boys call in. You can hear their latest single. Looking after the Coffee Shop crowd all morning, special guest, Radio 1 DJ Janice Long.
There's the best in cartoons, including the Fonz, plus the latest pop videos, your letters, tellygrams and pictures.
Editor CHRIS BELLINGER
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1.0 News Summary
Weather News MICHAEL FISH
with Jan Leeming Weather News
Important announcement: The Muppet Management regret that due to unforeseen circumstances they are unable to bring you tonight's billed star Angus McGonagle , the renowned Gershwin gargler. The theatre has been invaded by visitors from outer space, Luke Skywalker , his cousin Mark Hamill ,R2D2 and C3PO, who have hijacked the Swinetrek. Normal service will be resumed as soon as possible. Producer JIM HENSON
with Jimmy Savile
If you have dream
And you've got what it takes,
To stand for an hour
In a pit full of snakes.
If you have an entertaining and original secret dream that you would like 'fixed' for yourself or as a surprise for someone else, write to: Jimmy Savile ,
Lighting ERIC WALLIS
Sound RICHARD CHAMBERLAIN
Designer BOB STEER
Director MICHAEL LEGGO
Producer ROGER ORDISH
starring Noel Edmonds with Mike Smith
This week the search is on to find Mr Poseur 1986. The intrepid Whirly Wheeler braves a challenge which includes a helicopter and a piano! And Noel presents the Golden Egg Awards. Sound DAVID THOMPSON Lighting TERRY BRETT
Production MICHAEL HURLL
starring Paul Daniels
Play along at home in this new comedy quiz show in which couples compete for and against the clock - leading up to the exciting final game where
Every Second Counts. Sound MICHAEL MCCARTHY Lighting PETER WESSON
Designer DAVID BUCKINGHAM Director TONY NEWMAN Producer david TAYLOR
If you are a married couple and would like to take part in Every Second Counts please send sae to: Every Second Counts, [address removed].
starring Les Dennis and Dustin Gee
The happy duo impress us with more characters ranging from Basil Fawlty and Sybil to a medley of songs with some popular names of the day. Vera and Mavis are given the honour of opening the show. Comedian Greg Rogers is their guest.
A serial in eight parts devised by JOE WATERS
7: Counter Attack written by ERIC PAICE
Tim Boyd comes back from America, Jack meets his
14-year-old son for the first time, the Pearces are in debt and Jeanette is suspected of murder.
Music by DAVID MINDEL and DON GOULD Film editor LES FILBY
Costume designer ANNA BURUMA
Make-up designer ANN HUMPHREYS Director TOM COTTER Producer JOE WATERS
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Drug Squad man:
Jan Leeming ; Weather News
The whole of tonight's big fight from Dublin over 15 rounds for the WBA Featherweight Championship of the World.
Barry McGuigan (champion) v Danilo Cabrera (challenger) McGuigan's second defence of his title takes him to the Simmonscourt Pavilion in Dublin where the Clones Cyclone is assured of a hero's reception. His opponent, a late replacement for Fernando Sosa, is 22-year-old Danilo Cabrera from the Dominican Republic, now ranked sixth in the world by the WBA. Cabrera has won 22 of 24 fights, 16 by a knockout. Introduced by DESMOND LYNAM with ALAN MINTER
Commentators HARRY CARPENTER and TERRY LAWLESS
TV presentation RTE
Editor JOHN ROWLINSON
(In association with the Irish Permanent Building Society)
Starring Carol Lynley, Gig Young, Oliver Reed, Flora Robson
Returning to her childhood home on an isolated island off the New England coast,
Susannah Kelton and her husband, Mike, find the villagers openly hostile. Vague memories stir in Susannah of a terrifying childhood experience. Her Aunt Agatha warns of a fearful family curse linked with a mysterious shuttered room at the top of the old mill she has returned to claim...
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