starts your day with news, sport, weather and travel - available to all viewers whether or not they have teletext sets.
with Nick Ross and Debbie Greenwood Timetable:
News on the hour and half hour read by Sue Carpenter
Weather with Francis Wilson at 6.55, 7.25, 7.55, 8.25, 8.55
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 A review of the morning papers at 8.37
Including this morning:
Lynn Faulds Wood has news and reports from the consumer unit; Russell Grant starts the day with a guide to what the stars have in store for you; and in the pop spot meet some of the newest faces on the scene.
Scrimble, scramble, scrumble, Search around among the jumble
Presenters Carol Leader and Brian Jameson Story: Odd Socks by MALCOLM CARRICK (R)
with Richard Whitmore and Frances Coverdale
News Headlines with subtitles
12.55 Regional News
Weather News JOHN KETTLEY
with Magnus Magnusson ,
Paul Coia and Marian Foster The healthy life features in today's programme.
Maurice Hanssen shows the supermarket foods that should be avoided to stay in tip-top condition. There's a visit to actress Bo Derek on her ranch in California. And on the ski slopes
Konrad Bartelski - Britain's former champion - talks to sports presenter Emlyn Hughes. Editor PETER HERCOMBE BBC Pebble Mill
A See-Saw programme by ROGER HARGREAVES Little Miss Late
Narrated by Pauline Collins and John Alderton and Mister Mean
Narrated by Arthur Lowe Produced and directed by TREVOR BOND and TERRY WARD (R)
Presented by Jimmy Savile
The last of nine programmes which show that many serious child accidents are preventable. Think Bike
Director JULIA DRUM
Producer PETER RIDING (R)
For a free booklet send your name and address on a postcard to: Play it Safe!, [address removed]. Only single copies available
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3.52 Regional News
Paddington Weighs In by MICHAEL BOND
Narrated by Michael Hordern Music by HERBERT CHAPPELL Animated and directed by IVOR WOOD
GRAHAM CLUTTERBUCK (R)
Home is a Hole
'Home is a hole to a badger or vole' - and when birds build or weave their nest they always leave a hole, to come in and go out.
Voice and music Derek Griffiths
Film editor DAVID PYGRAM Written and produced by MICHAEL COLE (R)
get entangled in the world of law and order in Shoot Down at Sundown
by A. A. MILNE
Told by William Rushton for Jackanory
3 Cheers for Pooh!
For Pooh -
(Why what did he do?)
/ thought you knew ...
Today: Pooh Invents a New Game (R)
A cartoon series about International Space Rescue.
with Roger Finn
with Simon Groom, Janet Ellis and Peter Duncan
The Real Mrs Beeton !
The author of one of the world's bestselling books was no fat comfortable middle-aged cook, but a pretty young girl. Linguist, business woman, housewife and mother - Bella Beeton was just 23 when the first part of her famous Book of Household Management was published. Janet tells her extraordinary story.
While Jill and Stan run into problems trying to reach their snow-bound house,
Gwendolyn and Buddy come to the rescue to help Charles deal with a cold and hungry gang of Lila's girlfriends.
Written by FREDRIC WEISS and JEFFREY FERRO
Directed by ALAN RAFKIN
with Sue Lawley and Nicholas Witchell followed by Weather News
Jeremy Paxman brings you tonight's headlines and tomorrow's talking points. The London Plus reporters are with the people making the news.
Plus sport with MICHAEL WALE and the stars and stories from the world of entertainment. Producer DAVE STANFORD Editor PHILIP HARDING
An effervescent effusion emanating live from the Terryvision Theatre.
Put to the Test
Matt's plans to sell answers to an upcoming English test hit a snag when his teacher goes on maternity leave. Written by AL AlDERMAN Directed by LINDA DAY
Six programmes with Selina Scott
4:Baron of Towie Barclay
In the 1960s folk singer Marc Ellington arrived in this country from America. He became a star and bought a barony. Today he is Baron Ellington of Towie Barclay
Castle in Aberdeenshire and Laird of Gardenstown and Crovie, two fishing villages on the north-east coast.
Selina joins the Baron in his adopted land.
Photography BRIAN MCDAIRMANT Film editor DOROTHEA GAZIDIS Producer KEITH SHEATHER BBC Bristol
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by JOHN SULLIVAN starring Ralph Bates
This week John has at last been invited to a party!
Designer BERNARD LLOYD-JONES
Produced and directed by RAY BUTT
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with Julia Somerville and Andrew Harvey Regional News Weather News
France: Au Revoir Socialism? Next Sunday's election in France is almost certain to produce a shot-gun wedding: a Thatcher-like government under a Socialist president. Five years ago President
Mitterand's victory seemed a socialist dream come true.
What went wrong? Why are the French now ready to try what looks like a recipe for political confrontation? Fred Emery talks to the outgoing and prospective Prime Ministers and to a number of French families to catch the mood of this extraordinary about-turn in French politics.
Producer KATHY O'NEIL Editor DAVID DICKINSON
The second in a short season of espionage thrillers, tonight starring Dirk Bogarde Ava Gardner
Ordered by a mysterious source to stop the East European liberation leader Diakim returning home after years in exile, British agent Curtis becomes ruthless. He blackmails five people to help him assassinate Diakim but runs the risk of being double-crossed. Dirk Bogarde heads an international cast in this suspense-filled tale of intrigue set in Austria.
Screenplay by ROBIN ESTRLDGE based on his own novel Produced by PAUL MILLS
Directed by CYRIL FRANKEL
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