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: Ceefax AM

starts your day with news, sport, weather and travel available to all viewers.

: The Flintstones

The Picnic (R)

: Weather

: Breakfast Time

with Kirsty Wark and Chris Lowe.
National and international news and analysis from the BBC's correspondents and reporters. Summaries read by Jill Dando on the hour and half hour.
The latest sports news from Archie Macpherson.
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


Unknown: Kirsty Wark
Unknown: Chris Lowe.
Read By: Jill Dando
Unknown: Archie MacPherson.
Unknown: Francis Wilson

: News

Weather followed by Democrats 89
Live coverage of the opening session of this year's Social and Liberal Democrats Conference in Brighton. The Democrats meet this week amidst continuing controversy over the party's name and identity and confronted with disappointing opinion poll ratings in the 12 months since they elected their new leader Paddy Ashdown , MP. Presented by David Dimbleby , Vivian White and Ian Smith.
This morning's session includes a debate on health. Unit manager PAULINE HEDGES
Co-ordinator JANET MACCULLOCH OB producer NEIL ECCLES Deputy editor ALEX GERLIS Editor JAMES HOGAN including at
10.00am News and Weather


Leader: Paddy Ashdown
Presented By: David Dimbleby
Presented By: Vivian White
Presented By: Ian Smith.
Unknown: Pauline Hedges
Unknown: Janet MacCulloch
Editor: James Hogan

: Children's BBC

Simon Parkin - starting with

The Why Bird Stop where Why is having trouble waking up.
Puppeteer: Fiona Beynon Brown. Director CLARE BRADLEY
Producer BARBARA RODDAM A FELGATE production (R)

10.50am The Bunyip: Frilly Lizard
Written by Terry Moesker
Half in, half out of billabong, the Bunyip sat and hummed a song....
Voices by Jill McKay
Animation by MARK TROUNCE Produced and directed by ANNE JOLLIFFE (R)


Director: Clare Bradley
Producer: Barbara Roddam
Written By: Terry Moesker
Voices By: Jill McKay
Unknown: Mark Trounce
Directed By: Anne Jolliffe
Driver: Simon Davies

: Five to Eleven

with Peter Gilmore. Producer RALPH ROLLS


Unknown: Peter Gilmore.
Producer: Ralph Rolls

: News

Weather followed by Democrats 89
Further coverage Editor JAMES HOGAN including at
12.00 News and Weather


Editor: James Hogan

: One O'Clock News

with Philip Hayton
Weather Ian McCaskill


Unknown: Philip Hayton
Unknown: Weather Ian McCaskill

: Neighbours

Gail's feelings about Paul's child are confused. This week's cast:
Written by PENNY FRASER Directed by TONY OSICKA


Written By: Penny Fraser
Directed By: Tony Osicka
Madge: Anne Charleston
Henry: Craig McLachlan
Jim Robinson: Alan Dale
Paul: Stefan Dennis
Gail: Fiona Corke
Scott: Jason Donovan
Charlene: Kylie Minogue
Helen: Anne Haddy
Lucy: Sasha Close
Des Clarke: Paul Keane
Mike: Guy Pearce
Mrs Mangel: Vivean Gray
Jane Harris: Annie Jones
Harold Bishop: Ian Smith
Beverly: Lisa Armytage
Todd: Kristian Schmid
Katie Landers: Sally Jensen
Rob Lewis: Ernie Bourne
Steve Fisher: Mike Pope
John: Brian James
Pete: Tony Briggs

: Four Square

hosted by John Sachs.
Today sees the first two players to take part in a knockout competition that tests your general knowledge and memory. What's behind the squares? Find out if you can answer the questions or 'Pair the Squares'!


Unknown: John Sachs.

: Knots Landing: A New Family

Mack finds that stepping into a ready-made family isn't easy. Gary begins the dangerous slide into alcoholism again. (R)


Writer: Robert Bielak
Director: Bill Duke
Valene: Joan van Ark
Gary: Ted Shackelford
Abby: Donna Mills
Karen: Michele Lee
Mack: Kevin Dobson
Ciji: Lisa Hartman
Richard: John Pleshette
Laura Avery: Constance McCashin
Chip: Michael Sabatino
Kenny: James Houghton
Lilimae: Julie Harris
Ginger: Kim Lankford
Diana: Claudia Lonow

: Hudson and Halls

The experts of everyday cooking are here, with a myriad of helpful hints. Watch Hudson and Halls skilfully prepare a delicious Caesar Salad, a colourful and unusual pepper salad, and a pale and interesting frosted cheese mould. They are joined this week by Open All Hours star Lynda Baron, who helps them 'break the mould' of cookery again - this time with a hairdryer!
Executive producer GEORGINA ABRAHAMS
Produced and directed by PHILIP CASSON
A FRIDAY production for BBCtv
If you would like any of the recipes from the series, please send a stamped addressed envelope to: [address removed]
FOOD: page 87


Unknown: Lynda Baron
Unknown: Georgina Abrahams
Directed By: Philip Casson

: She's the Sheriff: Butterfly is Free

Hildy sets out to net 'The Butterfly' - a notorious jewel thief.


Writer: Juliet Parker
Writer: Harry O'Brien
Director: Alan Rafkin
Hildy Granger: Suzanne Somers
Max Rubin: George Wyner
Gussie Holt: Pat Carroll
Dennis Putnam: Lou Richards
Herself: Eva Gabor

: Children's BBC

Andy Crane - starting with
More cartoon fun.
Executive producer THERESA PLUMMER ANDREWS Producer ROY MILANI (R)

4.05pm Ewoks: The Crystal Cloak (R)

4.20pm The Quack Chat Show
from Keith's Castle. Keith Harris, Orville and Cuddles meet ghosts.
The visiting children from St Patrick's Roman Catholic Primary School, Oldham make ghost stick puppets. Designer PAUL MONTAGUE Director PETER LESLIE Producer MARTIN FISHER
For a free puppet facts sheet send an sae to: [address removed].

4.35pm BraveStarr: Space Zoo
Fuzz is sucked into a black hole and winds up in a zoo cage on an alien spaceship.

4.55pm Newsround

5.05pm Blue Peter
with Caron Keating, Yvette Fielding and John Leslie. Flights of Angels
We're back with a new set, a new sound and exciting films from Zimbabwe!
SWITCHED ON! page 73


Unknown: Theresa Plummer Andrews
Producer: Roy Milani
Unknown: Keith Harris
Designer: Paul Montague
Director: Peter Leslie
Producer: Martin Fisher
Unknown: Caron Keating
Unknown: John Leslie
Producer: Alex Leger
Producer: Oliver MacFarlane
Editor: Lewis Bronze

: Neighbours


: Six O'Clock News

with John Humphrys and Jill Dando.
Weather Bernard Davey


Unknown: John Humphrys
Unknown: Jill Dando.
Unknown: Bernard Davey

: Newsroom South East

Guy Michelmore keeps you in touch with what's going on around the capital region of the country.
With reports from studios around the south east.
Michael Wale on the local sports scene and Cathy McGowan around town.
0 WRITE TO: Newsroom South East, BBC Elstree Centre, Clarendon Road, Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
WD6 1JF if you have any news.

: Wogan

'The most exciting woman in the world' was how
Orson Welles , no less, described one of Terry's guests tonight.
Eartha Kitt talks about her extraordinary life and says 'I'm still here!'


Unknown: Orson Welles
Talks: Eartha Kitt

: Watchdog

Lynn Faulds Wood and John Stapleton continue their fight on your behalf and Mike Embley and Sue Bishop report on stories and campaigns aimed at giving you a better deal.
Assistant editors JOHN GETGOOD and ALLAN SHARPE
0 WRITE to: Watchdog, BBCtv, London W12 7RJorring the Watchdog hotline on [number removed].


Unknown: John Stapleton
Unknown: Mike Embley
Editors: John Getgood
Editors: Allan Sharpe
Editor: Sarah Capun

: Telly Addicts

More 'Magic Moments' from television's illustrious past are on show tonight as Noel Edmonds grills the goggle-box buffs on how much they really know about the small screen. Rowan and Martin invite you to a 'Laugh-In' and Tarzan will be flexing his chuckle muscles. Director NICK HURRAN
Executive producer JOHN KING


Unknown: Noel Edmonds
Director: Nick Hurran
Producer: Richard L. Lewis
Producer: John King

: Streets Apart

written by Adrienne Conway. Starring and featuring
Gran has good news but Bernie and Sylvia need to talk. When they do, their future seems uncertain.
Studio sound DAVID THOMPSON Studio lighting GEOFF BEECH Designer ROSEMARY HESTER
Produced and directed by SUE BYSH


Written By: Adrienne Conway.
Unknown: David Thompson
Unknown: Geoff Beech
Designer: Rosemary Hester
Directed By: Sue Bysh
Bernie: James Hazeldine
Sylvia: Amanda Redman
Jenny: June Barry
Gran: Edna Dore
Lyn: Lesley Duff
Cliff: Desmond McNamara
Tiffany: Julle Saunders
Tony Parks: Jim Barclay
Paul: Neil Kagan
Mandy: Anna Murphy
Mrs Barnsworth: Gudrun Ure
Radio DJ: Christopher Cox

: Nine O'Clock News

with Martyn Lewis.
Regional News; Weather


Unknown: Martyn Lewis.

: Panorama

Taking the Reins of Power This September, Poland is living through some of the most momentous days in its history. For the first time in Eastern Europe for 40 years, a non-Communist Prime Minister leads the Government.
The BBC's former Eastern Europe correspondent, Tim Sebastian , returns to Poland to report on the revolution that may change the face of Europe in our lifetime.
He revisits the cities that were the birthplace of Solidarity and uncovers the raw reality of everyday life where the battle is not for politics but for food.
How can Solidarity deliver both bread and freedom? And how much power have the Communists really surrendered as they still keep the Army and the Secret Police in their grasp?
Is the Party really over? Producer HELEN JENKINS Editor TIM GARDAM


Unknown: Tim Sebastian
Producer: Helen Jenkins
Editor: Tim Gardam

: Murder One: Still of the Night

Starring Meryl Streep, Roy Scheider, Joe Grifasi and Jessica Tandy
The dark streets of Manhattan hide many things. One stormy night the city gives up a grisly secret - the body of George Bynum, his throat slit from ear to ear! But the mystery deepens when Bynum's mistress confesses to Sam Rice, Bynum's psychiatrist, that she had once killed a man.
Entranced by her, Rice finds himself caught in a terrifying spiral of murder and deceit. A tense Hitchcock-style thriller that takes romance and murder to a surprising climax.
FILMS: page 16


Screenplay: Robert Benton
Producer: Arlene Donovan
Director: Robert Benton
Brooke Reynolds: Meryl Streep
Sam Rice: Roy Scheider
Grace Rice: Jessica Tandy
Joe Vitucci: Joe Grifasi
Gail Phillips: Sara Botsford
George Bynum: Josef Sommer
Murray: Irving Metzman
Heather Wilson: Rikke Borge
Mr Harris: Richmond Hoxie
Mr Chong: Hyon Cho
Auctioneer: Tom Norton
Mugger: Larry Joshua

: Business Matters

Too Little, Too Late An investigation by Sally Hardcastle.
Are Britain's managers still the dunces of the world? A major report, commissioned by the Government two years ago, shows that Britain lags far behind other Western countries in management training. As a fierce debate rages over what must be done to improve the situation, there are concerns that, whatever happens, it may be too little, too late. Producer DAVID DAWSON
Series editor BRIAN DAVIES (R) (e)


Unknown: Sally Hardcastle.
Producer: David Dawson
Editor: Brian Davies

: Weather

About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

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This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

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