in Follow That Blonde
An RKO film
with Kirsty Wark and John Stapleton
with Andy Crane, assisted by Siobhan Mayer, Colin Heywood and Sue Devaney. There's music, competitions, fashion, new films, videos and star guests as well as some of your favourite programmes.
The Pink Panther Show: Pink Blue Plate, The Froze Nose Knows, Little Beau Pink (R)
Adam's game of duster hockey ends in a challenge from the girls, who are determined to prove they are not the weaker sex. The
Machine is in full working order, but it throws up a big problem for Kate. (R)
Weather followed by But First This! starting with Silas
A 12-part drama series9: Silas has taken the performing bear to the market square to cause a distraction, and so helps the Shrew escape punishment. (R) (Part 10 will be shown on Thursday at 10.00am) (For cast see page 57)
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'Pop down to the shops' Presenters Jane Hardy Robert Kitson
Story: The Longest Shopping List in the World by NIGEL FORD (R)
with pupils from the Arts Educational Schools, Chiswick
Weather followed by But First This! starting with The Flintstones
No Help Wanted (R)
The man - Mike Kendall - and the boy - Simon King - explore the British countryside in search of the abundant wildlife which is there for anyone to see - if they care to look for it. Director JOHN KING BBC Bristol (R)
Weather followed by The Garden Party with Viv Lumsden and Eamonn Holmes
Evelyn Glennie is one of Britain's most talented musicians, widely acknowledged as an outstanding percussionist. She has overcome the deafness that could have denied her a musical career. Today she plays for
The Garden Party and joins Mary Marquis for lunch.
with Michael Buerk
Weather bill GILES
Warren Murphy for lunch - but why? (For cast see page 34. Shown again at 5.35pm)
Starring Leif Erickson as Big John, Cameron Mitchell as Buck, Mark Slade as Billy Blue, Linda Cristal as Victoria, Henry Darrow as Manolito
with John Kerr as Creed Hallock, Jan Shepard as Meg Hallock
Creed Hallock settles into the ramshackle ranch near the Cannon spread. His inexperience endangers the whole cattle industry of the territory, and to complicate matters, Buck has fallen in love with his wife. (R)
This week, Judi Spiers takes the lid off the high street banks; peers under the lids of some delicious chicken dishes; shows you how to dress for a party for under E10; and reveals what men would really like as presents. Director DAVE THOMAS
Producer ERICA GRIFFITHS (R) (e) For a free factsheet send sae to:
Drawn to the Romany Life Beshlie Heron draws fieldmice, frogs, beetles and flowers from nature, but sets them in a fantasy world that has a flavour of the Romany life she and her husband lead. Executive producer JENNIFER JEREMY
Director SANDRA WAINWRIGHT (R)
starring with Babes in the Wood
A camping trip turns into something out of Friday the 13th for Valerie and the boys. Written by LAURA schrock and R. J. COLLEARY (R)
Simon Parkin - starting with Laurel and Hardy Gold Storage (R)
The last of a 13-part serial by VALERIE GEORGESON from a story by MARGARET STUART BARRY
Everyone waits with bated breath as the curtain goes up on the Sleeping Beauty.
Producer ANGELA BEECHING Director DAVID BELL (R)
A series of six adventures 5: The Toad's Talestarring and Buff is a toad with a mission - it's spring and he has to go to the pond where he was spawned.
Series producer MIKE BEYNON Producer MOIRA MANN BBC Bristol (R)
the voice of Buff the toad:
the experienced toad:
with Dennis Weaver and Clint Howard and guest star Bart Starr Starr of Green Bay
Bart Starr. quarterback for the Green Bay Packers football team, teaches Mark the value of teamwork.
Producer GEORGE SHERMAN (R)
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with Nicholas Witchell and Philip Hay ton
Weather IAN MCCASKILL
'It's all about you, the Great British Public,' says Derek Jameson , along with reporters Jeni Barnett , Lucy Pilkington and Chris Serle.
In the final programme of the current series, they're out searching for ordinary people doing extraordinary things. This week:
Chris meets two ghouls who haunt the ancient alleyways of Edinburgh. Robin Mitchell (alias Adam Lyall , deceased) and Colin McPhail (alias the Mad Monk) invite Chris to join them on a diabolical ghost tour.
Guest reporter John Pitman tracks down Jim Marsh - the man who agreed to change his name to
Jim Reeves to satisfy his wife's obsession with the dead singer. Whatever happened to him?
And Derek will be out and about asking the people he meets, 'Hope and Glory! What's your story?' Producer SARAH CAPLIN
Series producer PETER BAZALGEITE
by Tony McHale.
"He left this morning and Mum hasn't seen him since."
(For cast see page 59)
Turbulence by TONY CHARLES starring and and Producer
GERAINT MORRIS Director COLIN CANT (R)
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Insp Kate Longton:
Det Chief Insp Perrin:
Major Alan Garwood:
Cpl Tom Warren:
with Anne Robinson Producer WARWICK CROSS
with Martyn Lewis and Philip Hayton
Regional News; Weather
Ben Ryder is a happy man - happy in his
1 work and happy with his family. But Ben is in for a shock - who is sending his wife expensive presents and getting him into trouble at work? Somebody who looks just like him - surely it can't be his twin brother Harry who was locked up for murder all those years ago?
Screenplay by ERNEST TIDYMAN Based on the novel by WILLIAM D BLANKENSHIP
Produced by ANDREW GOTTUEB Directed by JEFF BLECKNER
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Ben Ryder/Harry Ryder:
Bishop Richard Holloway talks to the Most Rev Bishop Desmond Tutu
Archbishop Desmond Tutu of Cape Town is known throughout the world for his leadership in the battle against apartheid in his home country of South Africa.
In this conversation, Bishop Richard Holloway goes behind the public face of the priest and talks to
Archbishop Tutu about his childhood, his turbulent life and his hopes for heaven. Series producer JAMES MURRAY
Part 2 of Paul Heiney 's cruise of the Solent, following the guide first published 50 years ago by yachtsman and author K. Adlard Coles. Today, Paul and his gaff-cutter the Grace O'Malley are in Southampton to assess the redevelopment of the docklands; explore an increasingly crowded
Hamble river; and visit
Portsmouth to admire its naval heritage, and discover modern solutions to old problems that may still threaten the waters of Britain's most popular cruising ground.
Film editor STAN STAFFE Producer CHRIS JONES