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: CeefaxAM

: Breakfast Time

with Frank Bough and Debbie Greenwood Including this morning: Save our Soccer -
Emlyn Hughes with more ways to improve the image of British football;
Lynn Faulds Wood presents Danger Watch - a consumer notebook - 8.15;
Glynn's Barrow - weekend shopping and price advice from Glynn Christian;
Alan Titchmarsh answers your weekend gardening queries on [number removed]; plus Steve Blacknell with his regular Friday round-up of pop news and gossip.


Unknown: Frank Bough
Unknown: Debbie Greenwood
Unknown: Emlyn Hughes
Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh
Unknown: Steve Blacknell

: The Parent Programme

How to cope with, survive and enjoy your under-5s, with Francis Wilson and Miriam O'Reilly Coming Home
'I used to get up in the middle of the night just to see if he was breathing, if he was alive! I wasn't sure of anything I was doing, I was all alone....' (FARIDA MALIK) Parents talk about how they managed when they got home 'with their lump in their arms'. (R)
A Helpline is available to provide advice and information on [number removed]or, in Scotland, [number removed]


Unknown: Francis Wilson

: Play School

Presenter Floella Benjamin
Guests Fred Harris , Delia Morgan
Story: Be a Table, Be a Chair by JOANNE COLE
Musical director CHRIS WALKER Percussionist PETER BEAMENT Director SHEILA FRASER


Presenter: Floella Benjamin
Unknown: Guests Fred Harris
Unknown: Delia Morgan
Unknown: Joanne Cole
Director: Chris Walker
Director: Percussionist Peter Beament
Director: Sheila Fraser
Editor: Cynthia Felgate

: World Snooker

Embassy World Professional Snooker Championship
First Semi-final (frames 8-14) DAVID icke introduces this morning's play.


Introduces: David Icke

: News After Noon

with Richard Whitmore and Moira Stuart
News Headlines with subtitles
12.55 Regional News


Unknown: Richard Whitmore
Unknown: Moira Stuart
Unknown: News Headlines
Unknown: John Kettley

: Pebble Mill at One

Bob Langley, Josephine Buchan and Paul Coia are joined today by impressionist Janet Brown, famous as the other Mrs Thatcher.
Hilary James comes to the end of her Sew Easy series, plus a look at the work of landscape artist Gordon Beningfield.


Unknown: Bob Langley
Unknown: Josephine Buchan
Unknown: Paul Coia
Unknown: Janet Brown
Unknown: Mrs Thatcher.
Unknown: Hilary James
Artist: Gordon Beningfield.

: Gran

A See-Saw programme (R)

: Stop-Go!

A See-Saw programme
Go car go! A new car is tested on the high-speed bowl, over bumpy roads, and through deep water, before it is passed as ready to go on the transporter to the showrooms.
Voice Lola Young


Producer: Michael Cole

: World Snooker

First Semi-final
DAVID ICKE introduces further coverage.


Introduces: David Icke

: Regional News

: The Amazing Adventures of Morph

Morph's Forgotten Dream Introduced by Tony Hart Animators PETER LORD and DAVID SPROXTON
Produced by PATRICK DOWUNG (R)


Introduced By: Tony Hart
Introduced By: Animators Peter Lord
Produced By: Patrick Dowung

: Mike, Mop and the Moke

Songs, jokes and stories at the seaside with Mike Amatt and his shaggy Old English sheepdog.
The Promenade Writer MIKE AMATT
Producer DIANE CAMPBELL BBC Manchester (R)


Unknown: Mike Amatt
Unknown: Mike Amatt
Director: Sid Waddell
Producer: Diane Campbell

: Dogtanian and the Three Muskehounds

4: The Three Invincible Musketeers (R)

: The Friday Film Special: The Boy Who Never Was

A season of feature films originally made for the cinema by the Children's Film Foundation.
Salu, the young son of the ambassador of uusandi, arrives at Heathrow and then suddenly disappears. Two English boys, Charlie and Nobby, think they know his hiding place but then find themselves in a terrorists' bomb plot.
Directed by FRANK GODWIN ' Written and produced by H. MACLEOD ROBERTSON and FRANK GODWIN
0 FILMS: page 19


Directed By: Frank Godwin
Produced By: H. MacLeod Robertson
Produced By: Frank Godwin
SalU/Ubu: Gordon Hagan
Charlie: Paul Alantis
Nobby: Christian Bulloch
Ngalo: Eddie Tagoe
Awudu: Robert La Bassiere
Major: Terence Alexander
Inspector: Derek Benfield
Okara: Jules Walter
President: Harcourt Curacao
Nurse: Cinnamon
Old lady: Beryl Cooke
Newsagent: John Comer

: Birdwatch in Florida

3: From the Everglades
Tony Soper completes his week's birdwatching in Florida hoping for pictures of the anhinga

: Six O'Clock News

with Sue Lawley and Nicholas Witchell followed by Weather News


Unknown: Nicholas Witchell

: Wogan

The international jet setter gets ready for a foray to foreign parts, but promises to stick around long enough to do tonight's programme.

: I've Got a Secret

Tom O'Connor introduces five more people with extraordinary secrets, among them James Carrington , who recounts his amazing story of survival, Spurs and England star Gary Mabbutt tells of a remarkable personal achievement and Danny La Rue reveals the secret of his glittering appearance.
Attempting to solve tonight's riddles are
Sarah Kennedy , Barry Cryer Sandra Dickinson and Richard Stilgoe
Presented by arrangement with MARK GOODSON and TALBOT TV LTD Director PETER FITTON Producer TIM MARSHALL


Introduces: Tom O'Connor
Unknown: James Carrington
Unknown: Gary Mabbutt
Unknown: Danny La Rue
Unknown: Sarah Kennedy
Unknown: Barry Cryer
Unknown: Sandra Dickinson
Unknown: Richard Stilgoe
Arrangement With: Mark Goodson
Director: Peter Fitton
Producer: Tim Marshall

: The Colbys

Thursday's Child
Jeff confronts his mother demanding to know the identity of his father. He is not the only one to fly to Rome to ask her that question. Sable calculates the real value of Phillip's letter, and Miles forces Fallon into making a decision about their future.


Written By: Rick Edelstein
Directed By: Kim Friedman
Jason: Charlton Heston
Constance: Barbara Stanwyck
Jeff: John James
Francesca: Katharine Ross
Fallon: Emma Samms
Miles: Maxwell Caulfield
Sable: Stephanie Beacham
Monica: Tracy Scoggins
Bliss: Claire Yarlett
Hutch: Joseph Campanella
Zack: Ricardo Montalban
Garrett: Ken Howard
Wayne: Gary Morris
Sean: Charles van Eman
Neil: Philip Brown
Arthur: Peter White

: Nine O'Clock News

with John Humphrys and Andrew Harvey Regional News
Weekend Weather News


Unknown: John Humphrys
Unknown: John Kettley

: Omnibus

Made in Ealing
The story of Ealing Studios. In the 40s and early 50s
Ealing Studios was the trade mark on some of the finest film comedies ever made in Britain. At his small suburban studios, Michael Balcon nurtured a brilliant team of film-makers who together realised his dream of a native British cinema.
Under Balcon's watchful eye (and sometimes in spite of it) Alexander Mackendrick made The Man in the White Suit, T. E. B. Clarke wrote
Passport to Pimlico, Charles Crichton directed The
Lavender Hill Mob ,
Douglas Slocombe photographed Kind Hearts and Coronets, Michael Relph produced The Blue
Lamp and William Rose quite literally dreamed up The
Ladykillers. Omnibus talks to these and other members of the Ealing team and with the help of unique behind-the-scenes footage, pieces together the story of Ealing's changing vision of Britain.
Film cameraman COLIN WALDECK Film editor LES FILBY
0 IN THE PICTURE: page 18


Unknown: Michael Balcon
Unknown: Alexander MacKendrick
Unknown: T. E. B. Clarke
Unknown: Charles Crichton
Unknown: Lavender Hill Mob
Unknown: Douglas Slocombe
Unknown: Michael Relph
Unknown: William Rose
Producer: Roland Keating

: Amateur Boxing

The George Wimpey ABA Championships 1986 from the Wembley Arena.
That Commonwealth Games gold medal in Edinburgh on 1 August looks tantalisingly closer tonight. As ABA Champion for 1986, any young boxer must see himself stepping up to the winner's rostrum. It's been hard enough to get this far - but tonight will see absolute commitment from all 24 candidates for this final examination. Commentator
Television presentation BOB DUNCAN


Unknown: Bob Duncan

: Weather

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