with Frank Bough and Selina Scott 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
Nationwide news, weather and travel from local
BBC studios at 6.57, 7.27,
7.57 and 8.27
Sports news at 7.20 and 8.20 Including this morning:
The Top 20 - a look at the latest pop charts at 7.32 with Steve Blacknell;
Beverly Alt presents this week's fashion tips;
Ask Alison - Alison Mitchell presents her weekly money advice and takes your calls on [number removed].
Presenter Elizabeth Watts
Guest Andrew Secombe
Story: The Piggy in the Puddle by CHARLOTTE POMERANTZ
In today's programme,
Parveen Mirza meets Indian dancers Pratap Pawar and Priya Pawar and their children to talk about their lives and careers. Pratap, Priya and Azavari Pawar also perform a kathak mehfil dance. An Asian Unit presentation BBC Pebble Mill
with Richard Whitmore and Frances Coverdale
News Headlines with subtitles
Weather News MICHAEL FISH
with Magnus Magnusson Josephine Buchan and Paul Coia
With the holiday season upon us, Luton airport is the destination where travel correspondent Jill Crawshaw and the very fashionable
Jane Lomas team up to bring you the best of what to wear on the journey, on the beach and in the hotel. Cookery expert
Michael Smith , brings his unusual flair and imagination to new styles of English fare. Editor PETER HERCOMBE BBC Pebble Mill
Strange Events in the Life of the Delmonico Family.
Mr Delmonico has a clever way with words - a bit too clever, in fact. Word Wizard and Word Witch decide to teach him a lesson.
Monsieur Treville , Captain of the Musketeers
Produced by CLAUDIO BIERN BOYD (R)
Phillip Schofield presents the programme that gives you the opportunity to comment on BBCtv. Under discussion this week: T.T.V. with Scragtag as Phillip's studio guest and the critics also tell us about their favourite cartoons. Prizes are given for the best written television criticism and for a drawing or painting of your favourite television personality. Plus letters and requests to see again clips from your most popular programmes.
Assistant producer DAISY GOODWIN Producer PHILIP CHILVERS Write to: Take two, BBCtv, London WI2 8QT
A five-part series by Sid Waddell
Harvey takes to the ice, while Tracey goes to earth. It's all part of the battle for survival with the formidable Councillor Glenda Fletcher.
Councillor Glenda Fletcher:
Yabba-dabba-doo! Roll on down to Bedrock to meet that most modern of Stone Age families.
There's only one thing Fred hates more than a visit from his mother-in-law - and that is when she decides to stay for good!
A HANNA BARBERA production
Nicholas Witchell and Andrew Harvey present the latest pictures, stories and events of the day from Britain and around the world followed by Weather News
London Plus, Spotlight Points West, Look East
Look North, South Today North West Tonight Midlands Today
A megabrill myriad of mesmeric stars twinkle over Shepherd's Bush Green tonight.
A six-part comedy series by PETER J. HAMMOND starring
Brian Drake is still heading for the country with Tommy, a cured pyromaniac, in tow. On the way they collect two more kindred spirits, Angie, a hitch-hiking girl and Maurice, a ball-walking postman.
Designed by NIGEL CURZON Produced and directed by JOHN B. HOBBS (R)
All is not plain sailing at
Marinos Shipping and Pam's doubts prompt Angelica to tell an incredible tale of a father and his son - a subject close to J.R's heart.
Meanwhile, Sue Ellen sleeps on her decision and wakes up screaming....
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by the Conservative Party (Also on BBC2 at 10.50pm)
with Andrew Harvey and John Humphrys Regional News Weather News
Best Documentary 1985
British Association for the Advancement of Science The Body in the Bog
How would you feel if you found a foot at work? For peat-cutter, Eddie Slack ,'It was terrible'. But Britain's archaeologists were tremendously excited. It was a preserved foot of an Iron Age man. They soon uncovered elbows, arms, fingernails, a ginger moustache and beard, neatly clipped. Then they found a garrotte around his neck. Was it a ritual sacrifice? What could modern technology reveal about the prehistoric murder? Compulsive viewing
Producer SIMON CAMPBELL-JONES Series editor DAVID FILKIN (R)
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Introduced by Steve Rider International Boxing from the Royal Albert Hall , London. Britain's new heavyweight champion Horace Notice has his first fight tonight since winning the title. Also, on this evening's Barrett/Duff promotion, the European Featherweight Champion Jim McDonnell , plus the contest for the vacant British light-welterweight title between Clinton McKenzie and Tony Laing. Commentator
Ivan the Not-so-terrible
Ivan Lendl is now the official world champion of men's tennis. But can he win
Wimbledon this summer for the first time? And how has he coped with leaving his native land for a millionaire's lifestyle in the USA? In an exclusive interview, Gerald Williams discovers some surprising truths behind the image of the unsmiling Czech. Football
On Merseyside, the fans and the players are preparing to settle the arguments once and for all in Saturday's FA Cup Final. A report from the Everton and Liverpool camps, plus the thoughts of Bobby Robson who left with the England squad today for the World Cup finals in Mexico. Television presentation: Boxing BOB DUNCAN
Tennis MURRAY NEEDHAM Producer ROGER MOODY Editor JOHN ROWLINSON
Tonight's programme in the series of concerts from around the world features
British band The Alarm, currently touring America, and recorded last month at a free concert on the campus of UCLA in California before an audience of 25,000 people. Introduced by Anne Nightingale Director c. D. TAYLOR
TV presentation TOM CORCORAN