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8.0 Education: Class 32
Mark Curry and Cheryl Baker present the first in a brand new series. A live, fast-moving, non-stop package of entertainment for summer Saturdays.
Featuring the very best in music, ideas, cartoons, star guests, videos, fashion and films. Including:
Radio l's Gary Davies presents the hottest inside information from the world of rock and pop. He talks to the stars who make the news, giving you the low-down on the latest releases and introducing his videos of the week.
Plus, exclusively for the Picture Show, Level 42 take time out of their world tour to play their new single.
Michael Jordan is on the Wildtrack deep in the heart of the city and telling you what to look for when you are out and about.
Mark and Cheryl put on Lincoln green and join up with Robin and his merrie men. Will the intrepid outlaws escape the Sheriff? Tune in and find out!
Plus The Hunter, a Fractured Fairytale, and the best in films from around the world. Executive producer Crispin EVANS BBCManchester
Our address for competitions, ideas and letters is:
The Saturday Picture Show POBox40
Manchester M60 1FR
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1.0 News Summary Weather News
with Jan Leeming Weather News
Is Miss Piggy getting too big for the Muppet Company? Can Kermit hold her back from superstardom?
Meanwhile on a distant planet, a new star is being born - the latest member of the crazy creatures of Koozebane,
American comedian Dom Deluise
Producer JIM HENSON
Those good ol' country boys whose main pleasure in life is beating the system and baiting the sheriff of Hazzard County. Starring
Play it Again, Luke
When Luke's old flame arrives in Hazzard it turns out to be a hot time for everyone! Country singer Candy Dix is booked at the Boar's Nest but her manager needs to settle a gambling debt and, armed with a secret insurance policy, plans to silence his songbird....
Written by LEN KAUFMAN and MYLES WILDER Directed by PAUL BARLEY
Sheriff Rosco Coltrane:
starring Paul Daniels
Play along at home in this 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
A ten-part drama series starring
9: Cover Up by EWART ALEXANDER
Caines is concerned about certain members of his staff who are undergoing personal crises. Nigel receives a tip-off about a ship and its cargo, which Calvin thinks important enough to warrant immediate investigation.
Music composed by GRAHAME MACLEAN
Series created by EWART ALEXANDER Script editor JEREMY BROCK
Designer TOM YARDLEY JONES Producer GERAINT MORRIS Director MARC MILLER
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John Wayne with Forrest Tucker
The Duke takes to the saddle again in an all-action Western adventure set in New Mexico, 1878.
With his vast empire at stake, tough cattle baron John
Simpson Chisum enlists the help of Billy the Kid and young Pat Garrett to thwart the plans of a corrupt land-grabber. The scene is set for a full scale range war.
Screenplay by ANDREW J. FENADY Produced by ANDREW J. FENADY
Directed by ANDREW V. MCLAGLEN
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J H Tunstall:
Billy 'the Kid' Bonney:
Jan Leeming ; Weather News
Act of Conscience
Mary Beth prepares for her latest arrival and Christine finds herself partnered by one Detective Patrick Lowell - the pariah of the Police
Department who exposed the corruption of six former colleagues. Just how honest can a cop be? Working with Lowell, Christine discovers the answer and the price of 'doing your job'.
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Mary Beth Lacey:
Billy de Salvo:
Radio station OSKY prides itself on being a top-notch 'all music' station, with a minimum of advertising and DJ interference. But when pressure from the station's owners for more revenue builds up, the battle is on between management and the presenters....
This lively story has one of the best West Coast soundtracks ever recorded - including tracks from Billy Joel , Steely Dan ,
Linda Ronstadt and The Eagles.
Written by EZRA SACKS
Produced by RAND HOLSTON Directed by JOHN A ALONZO
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