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: Ceefax AM

: News Headlines followed by The Flintstones

Little Bamm Bamm (R)

: Weather

: Breakfast Time

with Frank Bough Sally Magnusson and Jeremy Paxman
The latest sports news and comment from Bob Wilson National and international news and analysis on the hour and half hour Weather forecasts from Francis Wilson at 7.25, 7.55, 8.25
Regional news and travel updates at 7.15, 7.45, 8.15


Unknown: Frank Bough
Unknown: Sally Magnusson
Unknown: Jeremy Paxman
Unknown: Francis Wilson

: Watchdog

The consumer show with your interests at heart. Lynn Faulds Wood and John Stapleton are on hand to investigate your problems.


Unknown: John Stapleton

: Day to Day

Join Robert Kilroy-Silk , his studio audience and guests as they discuss a topic that touches your life.


Unknown: Robert Kilroy-Silk

: Advice Shop

Margo MacDonald looks at the support on offer to recently bereaved widows and widowers. (e)
For further information see Ceefax page 188


Unknown: Margo MacDonald

: Neighbours

: Children's BBC

Phillip Schofield with programme news and your birthday greetings.

: Play School

Presenter Janet Palmer Guest Ben Thomas Story: Thumbelina


Presenter: Janet Palmer
Presenter: Guest Ben Thomas

: Ivor the Engine

Sledging (R)

: Five to Eleven

with Paul Alexander


Unknown: Paul Alexander

: Food and Drink

: Open Air

with Eamonn Holmes and Pattie Coldwell
The Open Air help line - [number removed]including at
12.0 News and Weather


Unknown: Eamonn Holmes

: The Tom O'Connor Roadshow

Coming this week live from the Falkirk town hall,
Tom O'Connor brings you the best of British show business - and 'Out-and-About' girl
Debbie Greenwood meets the people and sees the sights of Falkirk.
Producer PAMELA CREED BBC Pebble Mill


Unknown: Tom O'Connor
Unknown: Debbie Greenwood

: One O'Clock News

with Martyn Lewis


Unknown: Martyn Lewis
Unknown: Weather John Kettley

: Neighbours

Harry Henderson returns. Terry shows interest in Shane.


Unknown: Harry Henderson

: The Flumps

Get Your Skates On (R)

: International Snooker

The Benson and Hedges Masters
First Quarter-final
CLIFF THORBURN will be hoping to be on his way to a third title in a row in the Masters. If he has survived the first round, he will be up against either fellow
Canadian KIRK STEVENS , or his doubles partner WILLIE THORNE. The match is the best of nine frames.
DAVID ICKE introduces live coverage from the Wembley Conference Centre.


Unknown: Cliff Thorburn
Unknown: Kirk Stevens
Unknown: Willie Thorne.
Introduces: David Icke

: The British Film: Sing As We Go

starring Gracie Fields with John Loder Dorothy Hyson
Stanley Holloway
When the Greybeck Mill closes down, the workers face a bleak future. Gracie Platt decides to look for work elsewhere - first stop Blackpool! This lively musical comedy gives Gracie Fields a memorable part in a film which has an underlying seriousness - and topicality even today.
Screenplay by j B. PRIESTLEY
Produced and directed by basil dean
0 FILMS: page 18


Unknown: John Loder
Unknown: Dorothy Hyson
Unknown: Stanley Holloway
Unknown: Gracie Platt
Unknown: B. Priestley
Directed By: Basil Dean
Gracie Platt: Gracie Fields
Hugh Phillips: John Loder
Phyllis Logan: Dorothy Hyson
Policeman: Stanley Holloway
Murgatroyd Platt: Frank Pettingell
Sir William Upton: Lawrence Grossmith
Cowboy: Morris Harvey
Maestro: Arthur Sinclair
Mme Osiris: Maire O'Neill
Nobby: Ben Field
Violet: Olive Sloane
Mrs Clotty: Margaret Yarde
Parkinson: Evelyn Roberts
Crabtree: Norman Walker

: Children's BBC

Phillip Schofield - starting with Fingermouse Drum(R)

: The Adventures of Bullwinkle and Rocky

Goof Gas Attack
Bullwinkle Moose, a detective of little brain is called in when top scientists lose their minds. (R)

: SuperTed

SuperTed and the Magic Word Skeleton plays a part in Texas Pete's plot to discover
SuperTed's secret power. (R)

: Danny - the Champion of the World

Told by Joss Ackland for Jackanory
Today: Into the Wood


Unknown: Roald Dahl
Told By: Joss Ackland

: Thundercats: Pumm-Ra

Cheetara is practising her high speed running when she is taken off to Pumm-Ra, who tries to convince her that he is also a Thundercat. Tygra and Panthro go to look for her in the tank, but cannot find her. Where is she?

: Blue Peter

With Janet Ellis, Mark Curry and Caron Keating
(Ceefax Subtitles)


Presenter: Janet Ellis
Presenter: Mark Curry
Presenter: Caron Keating

: First Class

Debbie Greenwood chairs this knock-out tournament to find the First Class of 1987. Tonight:
DR CHALLONER’S from Bucks play GROSVENOR from Belfast.
BBC Scotland


Unknown: Debbie Greenwood

: Six O'Clock News

Sue Lawley and Philip Hayton present the latest pictures, stories and events of the day from
Britain and around the world. Weather MICHAEL FISH


Unknown: Philip Hayton

: Top of the Pops

Presenting hits and yideos from the Top 40.
Introduced by Mike Smith anting TERRY BRETT Sound NEIL SADWICK


Introduced By: Mike Smith
Unknown: Terry Brett
Unknown: Sound Neil Sadwick
Designer: John Anderson

: EastEnders

by Gerry Huxham.
You know what you are, Lofty? The first bar man in history to be caught puttin' money in...'
(Ceefax Subtitles)


Writer: Gerry Huxham
Title music: Simon May
Title music: Leslie Osborne
Series designer: Keith Harris
Series script editor: Tony Holland
Producer: Julia Smith
Director: William Slater
Kathy: Gillian Taylforth
Pete: Peter Dean
Michelle: Susan Tully
Ian: Adam Woodyatt
Mehmet: Haluk Bilginer
Ali: Nejdet Salih
Sue: Sandy Ratcuff
Pauline: Wendy Richard
Arthur: Bill Treacher
Mary: Linda Davidson
Alexander: Colin Gourley
Pat: Pam St Clement
Den: Leslie Grantham
Lofty: Tom Watt
Tom: Donald Tandy
Tony: Oscar James
Hannah: Sally Sagoe
Carmel: Judith Jacob
Naima: Shreela Ghosh
Debs: Shirley Cheriton
Dot Cotton: June Brown
Patient: Barbara Bermel

: Tomorrow's World

with Judith Hann Peter Macann
Howard Stableford and Maggie Philbin reporting on the latest innovations in science, technology and medicine. Producers vrv KING. DANA PURVIS , MARTIN MORTIMORE , CYNTHIA PAGE Studio director STUART MCDONALD Editor richard REISZ
Books, Tomorrow's World:
Computers paperback £5. 75, hardback £7.95; Tomorrow's World: Energy. paperback £5.95, hardback £8.95.


Unknown: Judith Hann
Unknown: Peter MacAnn
Unknown: Howard Stableford
Unknown: Maggie Philbin
Unknown: Dana Purvis
Unknown: Martin Mortimore
Unknown: Cynthia Page
Director: Stuart McDonald
Editor: Richard Reisz

: International Snooker

The Benson and Hedges Masters
Second Quarter-final
It is not easy to predict which two players will be at the table tonight at the Wembley Conference Centre. If TONY KNOWLES has managed to beat SILVINO FRANCISCO in the first round, he will be up against either NEAL FOULDS, ranked No 13, the youngest of the top 16 players and very much on form, or the lovable Irishman DENNIS TAYLOR, the world No 3 who has not had much success since his brilliant 84/85 season. DAVID ICKE introduces this match in the Masters, which is over the best of nine frames.
Commentators TED LOWE
JOHN VIRGO. JIM MEADOWCROFT Television presentation


Introduces: David Icke
Commentators: Ted Lowe
Unknown: Jack Karnehm.
Unknown: Clive Everton
Unknown: John Spencer
Unknown: John Virgo.
Unknown: Jim Meadowcroft
Unknown: Alan Griffiths.
Producer: Keith MacKenzie

: Nine O'Clock News

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


Unknown: Andrew Harvey

: Crlmewatch UK

The programme which enables the viewer to solve and prevent crime with Nick Ross and Sue Cook
John Gaspa ran a pizza restaurant in the West End of London. He was shot at close range as he arrived home in the early hours of Tuesday, 11 November. Detectives need to know who he was due to meet that night and who obtained a duplicate key to his flat the week before.
Three days after Christmas a taxi driver, Dougie Latter, was found dead in a field three miles outside
Southampton. Hampshire police need help to identify his last passenger.
And television's version of the wanted poster - see if you recognise someone on the Crimewatch photocall.
Nick Ross and Sue Cook, along with detectives from around the country, are waiting for your call to the Crimewatch studio. Police officers David Hatcher and Helen Phelps report from the Incident Desk. If you can help, call Crimewatch on [number removed]any time from
9.30 pm until midnight.
(Crimewatch Update at 11.10 pm) Details on Ceefaxpage 196


Unknown: Nick Ross
Unknown: Sue Cook
Unknown: John Gaspa
Director: Pieter Morpurgo
Producer: Sam Organ
Editor: Peter Chafer

: Question Time

The weekly opportunity for the general public to pose the questions and debate the answers with those in power, and who influence events. With Sir Robin Day this evening at the Greenwood Theatre in London are: John Edmonds Daphne Park Dick Taverne Lord Young


Unknown: John Edmonds
Unknown: Daphne Park
Unknown: Dick Taverne
Director: Antonia Charlton
Producer: Anna Carragher
Editor: Barbara Maxwell

: Crimewatch Update

Developments and reminders from the Crimewatch team.

: International Snooker

Second Quarter-final
DAVID ICKE introduces further coverage and the result from Wembley Conference Centre.


Introduces: David Icke

: Weather

About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

To read scans of the Radio Times magazines from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, you can navigate by issue.

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

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