with Frank Bough and Debbie Greenwood
News on the hour and half hour read by Sue Carpenter
Weather at 6.55, 7.25, 7.55,
News, weather and travel from local BBC studios at
6.57, 7.27, 7.57, 8.27
Sports news at 7.20 and 8.20 This morning's papers reviewed at 8.37
Including this morning:
Zoe's View - Breakfast Time's teenage correspondent Zoe
Brown files her latest report; and Richard Smith takes your medical calls on [number removed]
Monsters are hard to hide but some geckos, which look like miniature dinosaurs, show how they can disappear - and reappear - in 'the octopus's garden!'
Presenters Ben Thomas and Carol Chell
Story: Dragon for Breakfast by EUNICE AND
with Richard Whitmore and Moira Stuart
News Headlines with subtitles
Weather News MICHAEL FISH
Jill Crawshaw ends her series on holidays in Britain with a visit to a beautiful, but little known area - the Scottish Borders.
And Peter Seabrook takes another look at the Stoke Garden Festival.
A See-Saw programme
When the sea's in, the boats are out - and that's what it's all about!
With Carol Chell and Don Spencer
Musical director RICHARD BROWN Directed and produced by CHRISTINE HEWITT Executive producer
CYNTHIA FELGATE (R)
Scragtag isn't feeling too well this week, but he's been keeping himself busy doing a jigsaw puzzle. He's also got T. T. V. to look forward to with another episode of Gurgle Eek and pop music on Top of the Mops. Scragtag's assistant Marcus Kimber
Anna Nouncer Juliet Prague Story: Gurgle and the Burglars
Written and illustrated by ROBIN KINGSLAND
Music by MICHAEL OMER
Assistant producer ALISON STEWART Producer ROY MILANI Executive producer CYNTHIA FELGATE
SuperTed and his friend Spottyman are always on the alert when the evil Texas Pete is around.... SuperTed and the Pearl-fishers
Texas Pete tries to steal pearls from the South Sea
Islanders but SuperTed gets them back.
Produced by MIKE YOUNG
Directed by DAVE EDWARDS (R)
by ENID BLYTON
Told by Joanna Monro for Jackanory
Today: A Daring Plan
A cartoon space adventure
Ulysses and the children try to discover if good King Nereus is still alive, in the hope of restoring him to his planet, but they are caught by Shark-men from the Trident spaceships of Poseidon.
with Roger Finn
with Simon Groom, Janet Ellis and Peter Duncan
See How They Grow!
Goldie's eight pups have their eyes open now and, at four and a half weeks old, they're a very lively bunch. Catch up with their progress and see if you can think of some good ideas for their names.
The Video Quiz
Three stars from Grange Hill - Zammo, Fay and Gonch - face the First Class champions in a final challenge match. Who'll emerge as the video victors? Join Debbie Greenwood to find out.
with Sue Lawley and Andrew Harvey followed by Weather News
Presenting hits and videos from the Top 40.
Introduced by Gary Davies and Dixie Peach.
by Bill Lyons.
'No law against a bloke visiting his own wife, is there, Dot?'
Det Sgt Quick:
Pet shop assistant:
post that mentions
with Maggie Philbin , Howard Stableford , Judith Hann and Peter Macann , bringing you the new and fantastic from the world of science.
This week: from biodegradable oil to quiet jet engines, Tomorrow's World surveys the winners in this year's Pollution Abatement Technology Award. Producers
MARTIN PREETH. CYNTHIA PAGE
MARTIN MORTIMORE. DANA PURVIS Studio director NIGEL FINNIS Editor RICHARD REISZ
Bill Beaumont and Emlyn Hughes captain two teams of sporting celebrities.
Their guests this week are, by popular request, all great names from the past. There's footballer George Best, the Manchester United and Northern Ireland legend; from Wales, there's
Lynn Davies - the only athlete ever to win the Olympic, European and Commonwealth long jump titles; from Rugby Union, Steve Smith , England's most-capped scrum-half; and motorcyclist Barry Sheene , twice World Champion.
David Coleman questions their knowledge of the faces, facts, and feats. Director JOHN TAIT
Producer MIKE ADLEY BBC Manchester
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with Julia Somerville and John Humphrys Regional News Weather News
by CARLA LANE
The story of four drinking men starring Michael Angelis Peter Caffrey
Robert Gillespie Frederick Jaeger
Title music composed and performed by BILL LOVELADY and MITCH DALTON Designer STEPHEN TALBOT
Directed by GARETH ROWLANDS Produced by ROBIN NASH
with Sir Robin Day
The weekly opportunity for the general public to pose the questions and debate the answers with those in power, those who seek it and those who influence events. Director ANN MORLEY
Producer ANNA CARRAGHER Editor BARBARA MAXWELL
Five programmes on how to reduce your risks 2: Dicing with Life
If present trends continue, one in three children growing up will suffer from cancer at some time in their lives. Dr Michael O'Donnell looks at the biggest reliably identified cause of cancer in the western world today. Is it preventable?
What can be done? Film editor AL CELL
Producer ANNA JACKSON (R) Book, £2.95 from booksellers
The following related titles are also availabk from retailers:
Dealing with Drink, book £4.25
Taking the Strain. book S. 75, record and cassette REC/ZCM 407
So You Want to Stop Smoking, video BBCV/B 1018
Highlights of a concert recorded at the Wiltern Theatre, Los Angeles, including 'Don't come around here no more', 'American girl', 'Refugee' and 'Rock 'n' roll star'.
Introduced by Anne Nightingale Director JEFF STEIN
TV presentation TOM CORCORAN