with Frank Bough Sally Magnusson and Jeremy Paxman
The latest sports news and comment from Bob Wilson Alan Titchmarsh takes a look at the world of television
Weather forecasts from Francis Wilson at 7.25, 7.55, 8.25
Regional news and travel updates at 7.15, 7.45,8.15
The consumer show with your interests at heart. Lynn Faulds Wood and John Stapleton are on hand to investigate your problems.
Who's looking after the children?
Margo MacDonald looks at how much choice is open to working mothers seeking child care facilities. (e)
Phillip Schofield with programme news and your birthday greetings.
Presenter lain Lauchlan Guest Elizabeth Watts
Story: The Hedgehog and the Four Winds by DIANA STOW (R)
Paddington Turns Detective (R)
with Alan Bennett
Eamonn Holmes ,
Alan Titchmarsh and the team bring you debate, controversy and fun. Take part by phoning in, visiting your local TV studio, or talking to the gardeners' direct line in Leeds.
Deputy editor CYRIL GATES
Editorpeterweil including at
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Tom is once again meeting top show business and music names on the stage of the Alhambra Theatre, Bradford. Debbie Greenwood is 'out and about' meeting interesting people and seeing the sights in and around Bradford.
with Martyn Lewis Weather BILL GILES
A night out for Des and Julie. This week's cast:
Written by RICK MAIER. ADRIAN VAN DEN BOK HUGH STUCKLEY. LYN OGH.VY
Directed by ANDREW FRIEDMAN MARK PIPER. BRENDAN MAHER
van Den Bok
starring Ralph Waite Michael Learned Jon Walmsley
Mary Ellen remarries in the spring of 1947 but all her hopes and dreams for the future are shattered by a honeymoon accident. Seeking consolation among her family, she discovers she is not the only mother to be experiencing heartache. Based on the famous TV series.
Screenplay by JULIET PACKER Produced by CLAYLENE JONES Directed by GWEN ARNER
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Mary Ellen Walton:
Presented by Jimmy Savile
Programmes which show how many serious child accidents are preventable.
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Phillip Schofield - starting with Fingermouse with lain Lauchlan and Jane Hardy (R)
in Popierre the Musketeer (R)
SuperTed in Chinatown
Texas Pete gets more than a takeaway in San Francisco's Chinatown. (R)
by JANET AND ALLAN AHLBERG Told for Jackanory by Bernard Cribbins
1: 'Jeremiah! Somewhere out in the Dark Woods is the no-good robber who has taken Your auntie's tarts. I want
You to go and get him!' But, on the way, Jeremiah meets a host of very odd characters ...
The Time Capsule
Lion-0 tries to find a time capsule which contains the history of Thundera, but the search is not easy as no one seems to want to help the Thundercats. Will they find it?
with Janet Ellis, Mark Curry and Caron Keating
On the menu in today's collection of culinary cartoons are Shiskabugs, Cooking with Gags and Wise-quacking Duck Producer DAVID PLAIT
Nicholas Witchell and Philip Hayton present the latest pictures, stories and events of the day from Britain and around the world. Weather IAN MCCASKILL
London Plus, Spotlight Points West, Look East Look North, South Today
North West Tonight Midlands Today
Presenting hits and videos from the Top 40
Introduced by Gary Davies and Janice Long
Lighting WARWICK FIELDING Sound GRAHAM WILKINSON Designer BOB COVE
Production MICHAEL HURLL
by TONY MCHALE
'She ought to be put down.
They would if she was a dog!'
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With Peter Macann Maggie Philbin
Howard Stableford and Judith Hann , bringing You the new and fantastic from the world of science. This week: how the techniques of air-traffic control are being used to smooth the flow of shipping "P and down the Thames. producers
CYNTHIA PAGE, MARTIN MORTIMORE
DANA PURVIS. VIV KING
Studio director TOM WRAGG
Editor RICHARD REISZ
Emlyn Hughes and Bill Beaumont captain two teams of sporting celebrities. Questionmaster David Coleman tests their knowledge of the faces, facts and feats in sport.
with Julia Somerville and Philip Hayton Regional News Weather
Written by PENNY CROFT and VAL HUDSON starring Simon Cadell and Carol Royle
George is back, happily splashing his toothpaste all over the bathroom mirror. Jenny is ecstatic, Larry is not. Amanda makes a new friend. and Ronald Fraser as Mr Chambers
Title music written and sung by PENNY CROFT
Studio sound PETER BARVILLE Designer GLORIA CLAYTON
Executive producer ROBIN NASH Produced and directed by SUSAN BELBIN
With Sir Robin Day this evening at the Greenwood Theatre in London are: Alan Beith , mp
Rt Hon Tony Benn , MP
Professor Christina Lyon George Walden , MP Director ANN MORLEY
Producer ANNA CARRAGHER Editor BARBARA MAXWELL
Do you want to live to be 100? Well this new series can't guarantee that but Tony Lewis looks at how everyone can reduce their risks of heart disease.
Sir Harry Secombe talks about how he's changed his diet and lost five stone,
Bobby Charlton about how he stopped smoking and Cliff Richard about exercise at 45! and Bonnie Tyler provides a musical interlude. Photography TOM FRISWELL
Film editor RICHARD TRAYLER-SMITH Director TONY MCAVOY Producer BARRY LYNCH BBC Wales
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Formerly the lead singer with THE TEARDROP EXPLODES, now embarked on a successful solo career, Julian Cope is about to tour the UK and Europe. This preview concert at London's Westminster Central Hall includes
'Trampolene', 'World shut your mouth', and 'Pulsar'. Introduced by Anne Nightingale Director JOHN MILLS
TV presentation TOM CORCORAN