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: CeefaxAM

: Breakfast Time

with Debbie Greenwood and Frank Bough in London and Nick Ross at the TUC's
Annual Congress in Brighton. Including this morning: Denise Robertson and Sally Hawkins advise on Personal problems;
Alan Titchmarsh offers some gardening ideas; and Glynn Christian demonstrates a new
Breakfast Time recipe.


Unknown: Debbie Greenwood
Unknown: Frank Bough
Unknown: Nick Ross
Unknown: Denise Robertson
Unknown: Sally Hawkins
Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh

: Trades Union Congress 1986

Coverage of the second day's debates from Brighton.

: Play School

People passing in the street Often find the time to stop and greet
Presenter Stuart McGugan Guests
Shelagh Gilbey Elizabeth Watts
Story: I Remember Georgie by JOAN AND JOHN VANHOON (R)


Presenter: Stuart McGugan
Unknown: Shelagh Gilbey
Unknown: Elizabeth Watts
Unknown: John Vanhoon

: Trades Union Congress 1986

Further live coverage from Brighton.

: News After Noon

with Richard Whitmore and Sue Carpenter
News Headlines with subtitles


Unknown: Richard Whitmore

: Regional News

Weather News BILL GILES

: Bagpuss

Bagpuss, an old cloth cat, lives with his friends in the window of Emily's shop ... Music by SANDRA KERR and JOHN FAULKNER (R)


Programme By: Peter Firmin
Programme By: Oliver Postgate
Music By: Sandra Kerr
Music By: John Faulkner

: Trades Union Congress 1986

Live coverage of the afternoon's debates on social insurance and pensions.

: Regional News

: Dastardly and Muttley

Operation Birdbrain (R)

: Wacky Races

Overseas Highway Race (R)

: Children's Film Special: Haunters of the Deep

A season of feature films originally made for the cinema by the Children's Film Foundation.
An old tin mine in Cornwall is being reopened. Becky, the daughter of the mine manager, and Josh, the brother of one of the miners become friends. Near the mine they see a strange boy in old-fashioned miner's clothes and hear stories about ghosts who come to warn of impending disasters ...
Produced by GORDON L. T. SCOTT Directed by ANDREW BOGLE


Produced By: Gordon L. T. Scott
Directed By: Andrew Bogle
Tregellis: Andrew Keir
Mrs Holman: Barbara Ewing
Roche: Bob Sherman
Mr Holman: Brian Osborne
Frank Lacey: Tom Watson
Shannon: Sean Arnold
Daniel: Peter Lovstrom
Jack: Patrick Murray
Rescue leader: Barry Craine
Josh: Gary Simmons
Becky: Amy Taylor
Billy Bray: Philip Martin

: Kick Start

The second heat of BBC television's international trials competition again features outstanding riders from England, Scotland,
Sweden and Belgium. They pit their skills over an exceptionally difficult course for the Norwich Union Kick Start trophy. Commentators


Unknown: Peter Purves
Unknown: Jack Stites

: Six O'Clock News

Sue Lawley and Andrew Harvey present the latest pictures, stories and events of the day from Britain and around the world followed by Weather News


Unknown: Andrew Harvey

: Regional news magazines

London Plus, Spotlight Points West, Look East
Look North, South Today North West Tonight Midlands Today

: Vintage Morecambe and Wise

Introduced by Ernie Wise
Highlights from some of the earliest shows made by one of the greatest double-acts this century. Guests featured in this final programme from the 1960s are: Barbara Law
Penny Morrell
Written by s. c. GREEN . R.M. HILLS Original production COLIN CLEWS BBC Television presentation ROBIN NASH


Introduced By: Ernie Wise
Written By: S. C. Green
Written By: R.M. Hills
Unknown: Colin Clews
Unknown: Robin Nash

: EastEnders

by Billy Hamon.
'She's not gonna be able to cope with that baby'.
(Ceefax Subtitles)


Writer: Billy Hamon
Title Music: Simon May
Title Music: Leslie Osborne
Series Designer: Keith Harris
Series Script Editor: Tony Holland
Producer: Julia Smith
Director: Romey Allison
Dot Cotton: June Brown
Dr Legg: Leonard Fenton
Ethel: Gretchen Franklin
Colin: Michael Cashman
Pauline: Wendy Richard
Arthur Fowler: Bill Treacher
Michelle Fowler: Susan Tully
Lofty Holloway: Tom Watt
Lou Beale: Anna Wing
Pete Beale: Peter Dean
Kathy Beale: Gillian Taylforth
Simon Wicks: Nick Berry
Ian Beale: Adam Woodyatt
Eddie: Simon Henderson
Harry: Gareth Potter
Kelvin Carpenter: Paul J. Medford
Cassie Carpenter: Delanie Forbes
Tony Carpenter: Oscar James
Hannah Carpenter: Sally Sagoe
Mary Smith: Linda Davidson
Mehmet Osman: Haluk Bilginer
Sue Osman: Sandy Ratcliff
Ali Osman: Nejdet Salih
Debbie Wilkins: Shirley Cheriton
Mr Sangers: Alan Ford
Naima Jeffery: Shreela Ghosh
Den Watts: Leslie Grantham
Tom Clements: Donald Tandy

: Open All Hours

by ROY CLARKE starring
Ronnie Barker and David Jason with Lynda Baron
Produced and directed by SYDNEY LOTTERBY (R)


Unknown: Roy Clarke
Unknown: Ronnie Barker
Unknown: David Jason
Unknown: Lynda Baron
Designer: Tim Gleeson
Directed By: Sydney Lotterby
Arkwright: Ronnie Barker
Granville: David Jason
Nurse Gladys Emmanuel: Lynda Baron
Mrs Featherstone: Stephanie Cole
Michelle: Jean Warren
Girl: Gilly Coman
Mr Halliwell: Norman Robbins

: Help!

written by JOE BOYLE starring
Safety in Numbers
Optimism is alive and living in a shelter in Wavertree Park, Liverpool.
Meet Tex the entrepreneur, Lenny the poet and Dawa, who thinks that Eartha Kitt is a set of shovels, as they boldly go where only the cultural attache of Toxteth has gone before.
Produced and directed by MIKE STEPHENS BBC Manchester
0 FEATURE: page 5


Written By: Joe Boyle
Unknown: Eartha Kitt
Directed By: Mike Stephens
Tex: Stephen McGann
Lenny: David Albany
Davva: Jake Abraham
Annie: Sheila Fay
Jimmy Gilbraith: Paddy Ward
Foreman: David Jackson

: Nine O'Clock News

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


Unknown: Julia Somerville
Unknown: John Humphrys

: Big Deal

The Big Sleep written by GEOFF MCQUEEN
Promises to Jan, debts to the Inland Revenue, Robby is at it again, keeping too many balls in the air. His only assets are his wits and his club....
Photography PAUL v WHEELER Film editor JOHN STRICKLAND Producer TERENCE Williams Director JEREMY SUMMERS


Written By: Geoff McQueen
Unknown: Paul V Wheeler
Editor: John Strickland
Producer: Terence Williams
Director: Jeremy Summers
Robby Box: Ray Brooks
Jan Oliver: Sharon Duce
Brian: Adrian McLoughlin
Punter: Mike O'Malley
Debby: Lisa Geoghan
Christine: Paulina Dare
Dick Mayer: Stephen Tate
Mr Symbols: James Bree
Peter Davis: Mike Reid
Cabin steward: Terence Lodge
Estate agent: Suzanne Church
LEB man: Gavin Brown
Ferret: Kenneth Waller
Kipper: Roger Walker
Black George: Alex Tetteh-Lartey
Gil: Frank Mills
Joan: Deirdre Costello
Tommy: James Ottaway
Town hall official: Coun Rlx
Geordie: Andy Mulligan
Vi: Pamela Cundell
Charlie Mayer: Peter Pacey
Terry Drury: James Marcus
Second punter: Luke Hanson
Cab driver: Terry Gurry

: Hospital Watch Revisited

For five days in February the Patients and staff in two
Portsmouth hospitals found themselves the stars of a real-life soap opera. For the staff it was just another week's work. But for many of the patients it was crisis time. Would Edna Fournier see?
Would James Dalgleish 's new kidney 'take'? Would
Doris Ditchburn walk? Most crucial of all, would Sandra Collings recover after the operation on her jaw? After five days their stories were still unfinished. Six months later how are they getting on? Presented by Frank Bough Maggie Philbin
Debbie Thrower and Robbie Vincent


Unknown: Edna Fournier
Unknown: James Dalgleish
Unknown: Doris Ditchburn
Unknown: Sandra Collings
Presented By: Frank Bough
Presented By: Maggie Philbin
Presented By: Debbie Thrower
Presented By: Robbie Vincent
Editor: David Paterson
Producer: Fiona Holmes

: The Taste of Health

Seven programmes on healthy cooking
Presented by Judith Hann 5: Friends to Dinner
In today's programme Judith meets two top restaurateurs who don't sacrifice glamour and taste when they cut out the cream and butter. Raymond Blanc and Nick Gill create two stunning dinner-party menus with the emphasis on fresh ingredients beautifully presented. Home-made herb oils and vinegars, another way of adding a special taste to a dish, also feature in the programme.
Producer JENNY ROGERS (R) (E)


Presented By: Judith Hann
Unknown: Raymond Blanc
Unknown: Nick Gill
Producer: Jenny Rogers

: Rhoda

Somebody Down There Likes
Him Rhoda 's much-denied insecurity is put to a delicate test when Brenda takes in a room-mate; a beauty who has her eyes on Joe and who can't say no.
Directed by HOWARD STORM (R)


Unknown: Him Rhoda
Written By: Pat Nardo
Unknown: Gloria Banta
Directed By: Howard Storm
Rhoda: Valerie Harper
Joe: David Groh
Brenda: Julie Kavner
Ida: Nancy Walker
Heather: Denise Galik
Carlton's voice: Lorenzo Music

: Weather

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