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: Ceefax AM

: Breakfast Time

with Frank Bough and Sue Cook
Including this morning: Dr Richard Smith offers help with medical problems on [number removed]; and Steve Blacknell 's
Summertime Special follows the news at 9.0.


Unknown: Frank Bough
Unknown: Dr Richard Smith
Unknown: Steve Blacknell

: Dudley Do-Right

Out of Uniform
Dudley loses his uniform and is covered in shame.

: Record Breakers

with Roy Castle
Fiona Kennedy and Julian Farino
Assistant producer SALLY FRASER Producer MICHAEL FORTE (R)


Unknown: Roy Castle
Unknown: Fiona Kennedy
Unknown: Julian Farino
Producer: Sally Fraser

: Newsround Special Delivery

John Craven turns the tables on top BBC television news cameraman Bernard Hesketh and puts him in front of the cameras. Bernard is retiring after 30 years.


Unknown: John Craven
Unknown: Bernard Hesketh

: The Adventures of Bullwinkle and Rocky

Greenpernt Oogle
7: A Moose on a Bird's Nest (R)

: Why Dont You...?

The gang from Cardiff show how to draw cartoons, and find out about scuba diving in a swimming-pool. (R)

: The Adventures of Bullwinkle and Rocky

Greenpernt Oogle
8: Rocky to the Rescue (R)

: Play School

Presenter Brian Jameson Guest Janet Palmer Story: Exploring Day by SUE O'BRIEN


Presenter: Brian Jameson
Presenter: Guest Janet Palmer

: Cricket: Second Test

The Cornhill Insurance Test Series
England v New Zealand from Trent Bridge First day
PETER WEST introduces the opening overs. Commentators
Run-by-run scores on Ceefax page 311


Unknown: Richie Benaud
Unknown: Tony Lewis
Unknown: Ray Illingworth
Unknown: Bob Willis
Unknown: Keith MacKenzie.
Unknown: Alan Griffiths

: News After Noon

with Richard Whitmore
News Headlines with subtitles


Unknown: Richard Whitmore

: Regional News


: Little Misses and the Mister Men

A See-Saw programme by ROGER HARGREAVES Little Miss Neat
Narrated by Pauline Collins and John Alderton Mister Chatterbox
Narrated by Arthur Lowe Produced and directed by TERRY WARD and TREVOR BOND (R)


Programme By: Roger Hargreaves
Unknown: Pauline Collins
Unknown: John Alderton
Unknown: Mister Chatterbox
Unknown: Arthur Lowe
Directed By: Terry Ward

: Cricket: Second Test

The Cornhill Insurance Test Series
England v New Zealand PETER WEST introduces further coverage of today's play.
(Coverage continues on BBC2)

: Regional News

: The Roman Holidays: Double Dilemma

Gus is forced to choose between his daughter, Precocia, and his job. It's a difficult choice...

: Heidi

Klara's Father
Heidi is more homesick than ever for the mountains and gets ready to run away from Frankfurt. But
Fraulein Rottenmeier finds out and threatens to tell Herr Sesemann. (R) (For cast see page 51)


Unknown: Fraulein Rottenmeier
Unknown: Herr Sesemann.

: Fame

Julie Miller is attracted to a new student teacher, but the stars in her eyes blind her to the potential problems. It takes a threat to her friends' reputations to make her see clearly ...
Directed by HARRY HARRIS (R) (For cast see page 34)


Unknown: Julie Miller
Written By: Bruce Shelly
Directed By: Harry Harris

: Six O'Clock News

with Nicholas Witchell and Philip Hayton followed by Weather News


Unknown: Nicholas Witchell
Unknown: Philip Hayton

: Top of the Pops

Presenting hits and videos from the Top 40
Introduced by Mike Smith Sound ALAN MACHIN


Introduced By: Mike Smith
Designer: Leslie Stephenson
Unknown: Stan Appel

: EastEnders

by Bill Lyons.
'...you'd never be daft enough to get involved with a married man, would you?'
(Ceefax Subtitles)


Writer: Bill Lyons
Music: Simon May
Music: Leslie Osborne
Series Designer: Keith Harris
Series Script Editor: Tony Holland
Producer: Julia Smith
Director: William Slater

: Bodymatters

A magical mystery tour of our own flesh and blood with Dr Graeme Garden
Dr Alan Maryon Davis Dr Gillian Rice and an audience of intrepid volunteers Speakeasy
Put the family crystal away, but keep a glass of water to hand: tonight's the night
Bodymatters peers into the recesses of the human voice box. Opera singer Maryetta Midgley is in cracking form, and Ray Alan and Lord Charles reveal how they use the voice to fool us all.
Make no mistake, though; the voice box is not just for speaking. It's for swallowing too. If it fails, and something goes down the wrong way, get yourself hugged - fast. Producer HENRY CAMPION
Studio director STUART MCDONALD Programme associate JOHN JUNKIN Series editor DAVID FILKIN


Unknown: Dr Graeme Garden
Unknown: Dr Alan Maryon Davis
Unknown: Dr Gillian Rice
Singer: Maryetta Midgley
Singer: Ray Alan
Singer: Lord Charles
Producer: Henry Campion
Director: Stuart McDonald
Unknown: John Junkin

: Sharon and Elsie

When Sharon's house develops subsidence problems, the Wilkes family has to move out. Elsie happily takes in Sharon, but why does young Elvis end up on the moors with Stanley? Where do all the buns on Ivy's trolley come from? And why is Elsie riding round on the back of Wayne's motorbike?
Executive producer ROGER RACE Produced and directed by MIKE STEPHENS
BBC Manchester (R)


Unknown: Arline Whittaker
Directed By: Mike Stephens
Elsie: Brigit Forsyth
Sharon: Janette Beverley
Stanley: John Landry
Ivy: Maggie Jones
Tommy: John Junkin
Ike: Gordon Rollings
Roland: Bruce Montague
Marian: Joyce Windsor
Olive: Carmel McSharry
Elvis: Lee Daley
Wayne: John Wild
Policeman: Bill Croasdale
Flash: Peanuts

: Nine O'Clock News

Julia Somerville and Andrew Harvey present the day's news with BBC teams at home and abroad Regional News Weather News


Unknown: Andrew Harvey

: The Thorn Birds

COLLEEN MCCULLOUGH 'S bestselling novel adapted for television in five parts.
2: While friends and family celebrate her 75th birthday in grand style, Mary Carson finally reveals to Ralph the depth of her desire for him. Meggie is troubled by his apparent indifference to her, little knowing the turmoil he is concealing. But looming on the horizon is a disaster that will overshadow all the Clearys' lives and leave
Drogheda a very different place.... (R)
(For cast see page 52. Part 3 next Tuesday)


Unknown: Colleen McCullough
Unknown: Mary Carson

: In the Wake of HMS Sheffield

On 4 May 1982 an Exocet missile smashed its way into HMS Sheffield, triggering an uncontrollable fire. Twenty-one men died, many more were injured. Such real warfare is the only way the military can find out just how well their technology and tactics work. And lessons are learned: four weeks later HMS Avenger fought off a similar attack using nothing more than scraps of aluminium foil.
Argentinian pilots graphically describe how they set about such attacks on the Task Force. British captains tell how they fought to stave off the missiles and bombs, and what it taught them. Will their new strategies and weapons be a match for the deadly supersonic missiles being made to replace Exocet? Narrator Paul Vaughan
Anexceptionallylucidprogramme.... and, in human terms, a most touching one (THE GUARDIAN) Written and produced by GRENVILLE WILLIAMS and EDWARD BRIFFA


Narrator: Paul Vaughan

: Weather

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