in Television Turmoil
An RKO film
with Frank Bough Sally Magnusson Jeremy Paxman with James Cox at the Liberal Party Conference.
Sports news from Bob Wilson and Sally Jones
Regional news and travel updates at 7.15, 7.45, 8.15 Weather Francis Wilson at 7.25, 7.55, 8.25
Today Nick Ross talks to Fulton Mackay (R)
When a bowling match clashes with a dinner date with their wives, Fred and Barney discover who they really are - or do they?
A HANNA BARBERA production
Andy Crane with programme news and your birthday greetings followed by Play School
Presenter Jane Hardy
Guests Robin Kingsland Nicola Katrak
Story: Bryan and Ryan Keep Fit by SONYA DANN (R) and Wlllo the Wisp Holidays (R)
with Jan Harvey
A four-part story
3: Adrift in a Sea of Confusion The problems of the Rush family and Jerry's grieving give Kildare a clue about the epidemic....
(R) (For cast see page 34. Part 4 tomorrow at 11.5am)
The Bat That Cracked the Frog Code
Narrated by David Attenborough In the depths of the Panamanian jungle
Merlin Tuttle has established contact with a strange intelligence - trachops, the fringe-lipped bat!
This space-age flying machine is equipped with an array of echo location and decoding devices as elaborate as any spy plane.
Photography RODGER JACKMAN Written and produced by KEENAN SMART BBC Bristol (R)
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Will Bobby and Ray thwart J.R.?
Written by DAVID PAULSEN
Directed by LARRY EUKANN (R) (For cast see page 47)
Weather IAN MCCASKILL
Danny finds that being an adult can be lonely.
In January 1955, reports of injured passengers trapped in the wreckage of a derailed train inspired Dr John Collins to set up a unique mobile medical care unit based at the Derbyshire Royal Infirmary. Thirty-two years on, that unit is still going as other health authorities are beginning to take notice.
Kay Alexander looks at the work of the DRI Flying Squad and the man who started it. Producer DAVID NELSON
Barbara Parkins Rod Mullinar
Jackie Wyatt may be a successful, beautiful and ambitious designer, but in her world of high fashion 'love' is highly evasive. Determined never to become emotionally entangled again, she meets a handsome young photographer, Michael Bames , on a plane bound for Paris.
Their relationship gets off to an uneasy and stormy start.
Screenplay by MORRIS DALTON Produced and directed by JOHN D. LAMARD
(First showing on British television)
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In this award-winning documentary Robin Lehman looks at the fascinating sea creatures in the cold seas around Ireland.
Directed by ROBIN LEHMAN
Andy Crane - starting with Tottie
The Doll's Wish by Rumer Godden (R)
by BARRY MURRAY starring Paul Daniels
Wooly the Rabbit, Squidgy Bog, Spoof and Bluff return to the strange walled city of Puzzlepolis.
Directed by PAUL BISHOP (R)
with Bruno Brookes
Teacher or pupil, who will make it through to today's end game?
Cheetara is taken over by forces from an alien spacecraft which is lost.
with Mark Curry, Caron Keating and Yvette Fielding
Expedition to the USSR
The Moscow State Circus! Caron and Yvette never dreamed they'd actually be performing themselves when they visited one of the world's most famous circuses. But when the members of top trapeze act, the Moscow Builders said they could teach them a trick or two, the girls bravely accepted the challenge - and lived to tell the tale! Don't miss them in action in the big top!
Fred and Barney find Gazoo's marriage counselling is a disaster!
A HANNA-BARBERA production
from the BBC newsroom Weather MICHAEL FISH
London Plus, Spotlight Points West, Look East Look North, South Today
North West Tonight Midlands Today
Presenting hits and videos from the Top 40 chart
Introduced by Mike Smith and Gary Davies Lighting GEOFF BEECH Sound ALAN MACHIN
Designer GRENVILLE HORNER
Executive producer MICHAEL HURLL Production STANLEY APPEL
by Tony McHale.
"Den, it looks like I'm going to be a daddy in my own right soon...."
EastEnders video: EastEnders: The Queen Vic BBCV 4024, Â£7.99 from retailers
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
Dem Bones, Dem Bones.... Tonight the Bodymatters team take their skeleton out of the cupboard and explore the mystery of living bone, with the help of footballer Ian Knight and the Hassani Brothers' human pyramid.
Discover why you need to look after your bones and how your bones look after you.
Programme associate JOHN JUNKIN Director STUART MACDONALD Series editor DAVID FILKIN
Producer KATHARINE EVERETT
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Dr Alan Maryon
by John Sullivan
Starring David Jason and Nicholas Lyndhurst with Buster Merryfield
Del's attempt to help the local parish church is thwarted when rain stops play.
(R) (Ceefax subtitles)
Man in church:
from the BBC newsroom - the day's news with BBC teams at home and abroad Regional News Weather
by Richard Curtis and Ben Elton
A golden age of wealth, power and discovery. But not for E. Blackadder Esq, butler to the Prince Regent.
The new Prime Minister Pitt the Younger (aged 13Â¾) plans to bankrupt the prince. As usual, Blackadder takes his master's side (and indeed his wallet). A rip-roaring tale of sex and politics, not to be missed for its libel-action opportunities.
"Brimming with corruption and deviancy, yum yum yum" (Hansard)
His own great-great grandfather:
Sir Talbot Buxomly, MP:
Pitt the Younger:
Pitt the Even Younger:
In the week of the Liberal
Party Assembly, the general public will have the opportunity to debate the issues of the week with leading politicians. Director ANN MORLEY
Producer ANNA CARRAGHER Editor BARBARA MAXWELL
The Real Untouchables
On the eve of the opening of Brian de Palma 's new feature film, The Untouchables, those involved describe the dramatic re-creation of gangland Chicago in the 1920s.
With Sean Connery ,
Kevin Costner , Brian de Palma and David Mamet
Narrated by David Castell Produced by COLIN BURROWS and DAVID CASTELL
A SPECIAL TREATS production (A selection from the series The
Untouchables begins tomorrow at
Ron and Val Taylor filmed the most dangerous shark in the world for the film Jaws. Narrated by Ian Holm Produced by CASEY JONES BBCtv presentation by NEIL NIGHTINGALE BBC Bristol (R)