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An RKO film
with Frank Bough Sally Magnusson Jeremy Paxman
Eamonn Holmes invites you to phone him on [number removed]with your views on the weekend's television. Natalie Anglesey and Mike Shaft are the reporters. (Answers to your comments at U.OOam)
Weather followed by Neighbours
Robert Kilroy-Silk discusses the issues you are talking about.
Directors LINDA NASH. ANN MORLEY Producers DI BURGESS. SUE NIX HARVEY WOOLFE
Deputy editor JOHN GETGOOD Editor DAVID WICKHAM
Weather followed by The Flintstones
Fred and Barney try to hide the truth about a wild lodge party from their wives, but they haven't reckoned with one thing: the camera never lies!
A HANNA-BARBERA production (R)
Andy Crane with programme news and birthday greetings followed by Play School
Presenters Carol Chell and Mike Amatt
Story: The Grand Old Duke of York by MAUREEN ROFFEY and King Rollo
A See-Saw programme by DAVID MCKEE
Narration Ray Brooks Music DUNCAN LAMONT Animation LEO BELTOFF
Production CLIVE JUSTER (R)
Weather followed by Open Air
Pattie Coldwell and Eamonn Holmes open the airwaves to viewers and try to persuade the programme-makers to answer your queries.
Phone them on [number removed]
Weather followed by Daytime Live with Pamela Armstrong Alan Titchmarsh and Ross Davidson
Join the team for music, chat and entertainment live from Pebble Mill. Today more advice in the problem page with Rabbi Lionel Blue.
with Michael Buerk
Reports on the day's events at home and abroad
Weather MICHAEL FISH
Madge is determined to find the identity of her secret admirer. Shane's determination to be a high-flyer could put him in a wheelchair
(For cast see page 91. Shown again tomorrow at 9. 00am)
Hosted by Henry Kelly
Each week seven contestants selected from 14 European countries compete in an exciting general knowledge quiz to find the ultimate European champion who will win a ringside seat at the 1988 Olympic Games in Korea.
starring with Guest stars
A Very Cool Hot Car
A sudden rise in the number of auto thefts leaves the San Francisco Police Department under suspicion - police incompetence or corruption? Ironside grudgingly agrees to investigate.
Written by LUTHER DAVIS
Directed by JAMES SHELDON (R)
Robert T Ironside:
Det Sgt Ed Brown:
Officer Eve Whitfield:
Lt William Adams:
Det Sgt John Breen:
Lively telly cooks Peter Hudson and David Halls go Italian to present more recipes from their cosmopolitan collection.
Special guest Marti Webb
A BBCtv production in association with FRIDAY PRODUCTIONS LTD Produced and directed by ALAN WALSH
BBC North West
Andy Crane - starting with:
Jimbo and the Jet Set: Every Silver Lining Has a Cloud
Written and created by Peter Maddocks
Voices Peter Hawkins and Susan Sheridan
Presenter (Children's BBC):
Writer/Created by (Jimbo and the Jet Set):
Voices (Jimbo and the Jet Set):
Voices (Jimbo and the Jet Set):
Director (Jimbo and the Jet Set):
With Bea, James, Joanna, Natasha, SpeedyY, Zoe and children from Lovelace Primary School
Story: "The Special Event" by Peter Bonnici
Illustrations by Lisa Kopper
Storyteller Saeed Jaffrey
starring Roland Rat Superstar and Pamela Stephenson as Wombat Woman
A romantic meeting between Ratman and Wombat Woman in a cream cake cafe turns into a sticky situation with a chance to use some superpowers.
Wicket is persuaded by the crafty old trader, Mooth, to spend his personal supply of mon-mon seeds on a lucky ring which appears to be made of worthless bone - but is it?
A 13-part serial by VALERIE GEORGESON from a story by MARGARET STUART BARRY 1: What do you do with a witch who has trouble with her 'spelling'?
Simon decides that she should go to school.
'George' supplied by ADS AGENCY Designer DAVID LASKEY
Producer ANGELA BEECHING Director DAVID BELL
(Part 2 tomorrow at 4.20pm)
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with Roger Finn Helen Rollason and John Craven
What's happening today in the world?
Newsround brings you the big stories of the day and explains the facts behind them.
Editor JOHN CRAVEN
with Mark Curry, Caron Keating and Yvette Fielding
Presented by Angela Rippon One of tonight's new teams is the Magic Roundabout and they will have had plenty of practice at being In a Spin, the word game where everyone at home has a chance to beat the teams and find the longest word. Assistant producer JAN BINNIE-GORDON
Executive producer DAVE ROSS Director JOHN M. A. LANE Producer PETER FITTON
John M. A.
with Sue Lawley and Nicholas Witchell
Weather BILL GILES
Lucy Meacock and Steve Clark bring you all tonight's headlines from London and the south east, and the interviews that will make tomorrow's talking points.
Plus all the day's sport from Michael Wale
Editor RACHEL ATTWELL
Join Terry and his guests for conversation and entertainment live from the Television Theatre.
Last of a three-part adventure by Malcolm Kohll
Starring Sylvester McCoy with Bonnie Langford
The Doctor and Melanie are on holiday in the 1950s. The guitars are red, the suede shoes are blue and the Bannermen Warfleet is out for blood.
Visual Effects Designer:
by JOHN ESMONDE and BOB LARBEY starring Karl Howman and Gary Waldhorn with Mike Walling , Jackie Lye Howard Lew Lewis
Sandra is leaving the company and Lionel senses that her hasty departure is caused by Jacko. He advertises her job and Jacko has to move fast to reverse the situation - then he is side-tracked by a chance meeting with Lesley.
Music DEXY'S MIDNIGHT RUNNERS Designer JO DAY
Produced and directed by MANDIE FLETCHER
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starring Noel Edmonds
Can you beat the challengers in predicting the outcome of unusual situations and are you a good judge of character? If so you'll love Whatever Next ... Sound ALAN MACHIN
Lighting ALAN JEFFREY Designer JOHN STOUT
Producer MICHAEL HURLL
with Martyn Lewis and Philip Hayton
Regional News; Weather
David Alton 's bill to reform the abortion law is now before
Parliament. The real battle is about to begin. Over the next two months, MPs must decide for themselves on this highly charged moral and medical debate.
How will the Alton Bill affect the lives of mothers and babies? Its supporters say it will 'save
8,000 lives'; its critics that it will lead to more handicapped and unwanted births.
David Lomax reports.
Producer FRANCESCA KIRBY-GREEN Editor TIM GARDAM
by JOHN LE CARRE dramatised in seven episodes by ARTHUR HOPCRAFT
2: 'Listen, son, I haven't got a passport just at the moment or I'd do this myself. Syd, old Muspole, Perce Loft - they're not right for this. But you, son - that school of yours did the trick. You're class. You're authority. And she likes you. She trusts you. You're my son, that's the point.'
MagnusPym BENEDICT TAYLOR
Music composed by MICHAEL STOREY Producer COLIN ROGERS Director PETER SMITH
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Presented by Barry Norman Surrender - Michael Caine is a successful author sued by a series of wives and lovers.
Sally Field is the first woman he meets more interested in the man than his money. A Month in the Country - follows the fortunes of two young men who have been scarred by the trenches of the First World War.
Kenneth Branagh (Fortunes of War) and Colin Firth travel to
Yorkshire to excavate the past and reclaim their shattered personalities. Director ARCHIE BARON
Producer BRUCE THOMPSON
A compilation of items from the recent series Micro Live. First Steps.