in False Roomers.
Edgar is waiting for the arrival of Uncle Jim, whom he has never met. Chaos ensues when Constance rents the spare room ... to an escaped madman! Directed by LESLIE GOODWINS An RKO film
with Kirsty Wark and Jeremy Paxman. News on the hour and half-hour read by Jill Dando. The latest sports news from Sally Jones.
Weather forecasts from Francis Wilson at 7.25,
7.55 and 8.25.
Regional news and travel updates at 7.27, 7.57 and 8.27. Reports from
BILL NEELY , ANITA
FINDLEY CHARLIE LEE-POTTER
MARK EASTON. BILL TURNBULL and CAROLINE RIGHTON.
Weather followed by Open Air
The chance to voice your criticisms, comments and praise on last night's television. Ring [number removed]. Producers TONY HARRISON
KAREN BLUMENFELD. LIZ MCCALLUM DON JONES
Editor SUSAN L. WOODWARD BBC North West
with Robert Kilroy-Silk
Weather followed by Going for Gold
Andy Crane - starting with Playbus
The Dot Stop
Where Dot stops at two and finds it takes two to race.
Storyteller lain Lauchlan Story:
The Hare and the Tortoise Music PAUL READE
Musician STEPHEN WICK Director JOHN PROWSE Producer MICHAEL COLE
Paddington Makes a Clean Sweep, narrated by Michael Hordern. (R)
with Annette Crosbie
Weather followed by Open Air
Weather followed by Daytime Live with Alan Titchmarsh and Judi Spiers.
Food writer Sue Kreitzman offers advice on getting back into shape after Christmas.
with Philip Hayton
Weather MICHAEL FISH
Scott and Charlene have to do some serious thinking about their marriage. Written by JEFFREY TRUMAN Directed by PAUL MOLONEY
(Cast page 85. Repeated at 5.35pm)
Hosted by Henry Kelly.
Five remaining contestants battle it out for a place in this week's heat final.
starring with No 14 with a Bullet
'I want the case on Valene Ewing closed - for good.' Written by PETER DUNNE
Directed by NICHOLAS SGARRO
When the first Outward
Bound course was held in 1941 it was to train young wartime seamen to survive in open boats. To discover who comes on today's courses, follow a group of students at Eskdale Outward Bound School in the Lakes. Producer RICHARD ELSE BBC North East (R)
Andy Crane - starting with Henrys Cat The Hypnotist by BOB GODFREY and STAN HAYWARD.
Narrated and directed by Bob Godfrey. Music PETER SHADE
A BOB GODFREY FILMS LTD production (R)
Where actions speak louder than words. 1: Growing
Presented by Wayne Pritchett with Gurnell Middle School, Ealing, Mime Troupe. The Bodytalk band:
Bill Le Sage (keyboards)
Alec Dankworth (bass guitar) Mark Reader (guitar/vocals) and guest David Gaines. Written by WAYNE PRITCHETT and NINA TULLAR
Music composed and arranged by BILL LE SAGE
Directed by JULIA KNOWLES
Produced by PETER CHARLTON
by DICK KING-SMITH . Told for Jackanory by David Jason.
2: The Tournament
Sir Tumbleweed meets a unicorn, but will it help him challenge the Champion?
The story of a young orphan boy in search of his mother. Belle Meets Sebastian A beautiful white dog appears in a French town and is greeted with fear and hatred. Sebastian befriends the dog and names her Belle.
with John Craven
Roger Finn , Helen Rollason.
Editor JOHN CRAVEN
by Philippa Pearce, dramatised in six episodes by Julia Jones.
Tom's summer holidays start disastrously when his brother catches measles. Their plan to build a tree house has to be postponed and, worst of all, Tom has to spend his quarantine with his uncle and aunt in their small flat. He cannot imagine What he will find to do.... and What he does find is indeed beyond imagining.
JOHN CRAVEN : page 99
with Nicholas Witchell and Philip Hayton Weather BILL GILES
Tonight, Terry meets the funniest woman in the world'
- America's top comedienne Phyllis Diller.
Bob Hope , her one-time screen partner and long-time fan joins them both via satellite from his home in California.
Research JEREMY KING Producer JANE O'BRIEN Directors
JOHN BURROWES , TOM CORCORAN
Series producer PETER ESTALL
Last of a four-part adventure by Stephen Wyatt
Starring Sylvester McCoy
The show continues with that Old Devil Moon effect.
The return of the most famous family in Texas. starring
A bullet-ridden JR lies in a Dallas hospital with only his beloved Ewing Oil on his mind; is he about to meet his maker or make more trouble? Is Sue Ellen finally free of her cheating husband - and at what cost? Meanwhile, the Krebbs' ranch acquires a new owner and Cliff discovers a sister who has gone through changes ...
Written by LEONARD KATZMAN Directed by MICHAEL PREECE â€¢ SOAPBOX: page 40
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Anne Robinson sifts through 52 deliveries to recall your comments on BBC television throughout 1988.
Producer WARWICK CROSS
Please send letters to: Points of View, BBCtv Centre, London W12 8QT
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with Michael Buerk
Regional News; Weather
Strolling along the promenade at Copacabana one could easily believe that the citizens of Rio are the luckiest in the world. But sunshine, music and the beach are the only blessings
Rio hands out with fairness.
The chance to eat well and die healthy is the privilege of the few and the envy of the many. The poor living on their wits in the favelas, can only trust the voodoo gods to see them through.
And if that means sacrificing the odd chicken, so be it
Clive James is made welcome by rich and poor alike. While the cariocas live in their own worlds, making contact only when a servant is paid or a millionaire is mugged, the outsider can meet them all.
ClivesniffstheSouthAtlantic and takes the plunge. Producer CHARLES MILLER Director LAURENCE REES
Series producer RICHARD DREWETT
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Jobeth Williams Craig T. Nelson
A magical and chilling excursion into horror and the unknown.
The Freelings- Steve, Diane and their children - are just like any other Californian suburban family. But one night their youngest,
Carol Anne , hears a voice from inside the television set At first there is an invasion of friendly spirits, but then a terrifying force of evil threatens to destroy the house and carry on tne children into the other world.
Screenplay by STEVEN SPIELBERG ,
MICHAEL GRAIS and MARK VICTOR based on a story by STEVEN SPIELBERG
Produced by STEVEN SPIELBERG and FRANK MARSHALL
Directed by TOBE HOOPER
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