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: Ceefax AM

: The Flintstones

Yabba dabba doo!
Roll on down to Bedrock to meet that most modern of Stone Age families.
Wilma's Vanishing Money (R)

: Weather

: Breakfast Time

with Sally Magnusson and Laurie Mayer.
National and international news and analysis from the BBC's correspondents and reporters.


Presenter: Sally Magnusson
Presenter: Laurie Mayer

: News

Weather followed by Four Square

: Democrats 89

David Dimbleby, Vivian White and Ian Smith present coverage from this morning's session of the SLD Conference. Civil liberties and the environment are among the subjects on the agenda this morning.
Including at 10.00am News and Weather


Presenter: David Dimbleby
Presenter: Vivian White
Presenter: Ian Smith
Editor: James Hogan

: Children's BBC

Simon Parkin - starting with:

which stops today at The Patch Stop at Minsmere, Suffolk, where Peggy Patch counts the waves and collects pebbles.
Storyteller: Sophie Aldred
Story: Arthur written by Amanda Graham, illustrated by Donna Gynell.

The Bunyip
Written by Terry Moesker
I guess it's silly not to know But how do you get these things to grow?



Presenter ("Children's BBC"): Simon Parkin
Storyteller ("Playdays"): Sophie Aldred
Writer (Story: Arthur, "Playdays"): Amanda Graham
Illustrator (Story: Arthur "Playdays"): Donna Gynell
Music ("Playdays"): Jonathan Cohen
Producer ("Playdays"): Anne Gobey
Writer ("The Bunyip"): Terry Moesker
Voices ("The Bunyip"): Jill McKay
Producer/Director ("The Bunyip"): Anne Jolliffe
Animator ("The Bunyip"): Mark Trounce
Patch's friend ("Playdays: ): Colin Kerrigan

: Five to Eleven

with Peter Gilmore.


Unknown: Peter Gilmore.

: News

Weather followed by Democrats 89
Further coverage of the SLD Conference from Brighton. Editor JAMES HOGAN including at
12.00 News and Weather


Editor: James Hogan

: One O'Clock News

with Philip Hayton.
Weather Michael Fish


Newareader: Philip Hayton
Weather: Michael Fish

: Neighbours

Charlene makes a vow for the sake of her marriage. Mrs Mangel 's new friend gets a terrible shock.
Written by LAN COUGHLAN Directed by STEVE MANN
(Cast page 35, Repeated at 5.35pm)


Unknown: Mrs Mangel
Written By: Lan Coughlan
Directed By: Steve Mann

: Four Square

Hosted by John Sachs. Today, meet two new contestants ready to play the grid with the gremlins, the maze that will amaze and the squares they have to pair to become the champion of Four Square.


Unknown: John Sachs.
Producer: Dave Ross

: Mystery in Mexico

Insurance investigator Steve Hastings is on the trail of jewel thieves in Mexico. One of the men he is seeking is his colleague Glenn Ames who has disappeared in mysterious circumstances. The situation is complicated by the fact that Steve is falling in love.
Screenplay by LAWRENCE KIMBLE Produced by SID ROGELL Directed by ROBERT WISE
0 FILMS: page 16


Unknown: Steve Hastings
Unknown: Glenn Ames
Unknown: Lawrence Kimble
Produced By: Sid Rogell
Directed By: Robert Wise
Steve Hastings: William Lundigan
Victoria Ames: Jacqueline White
Norcross: Ricardo Cortez
Carlos: Tony Barrett
Dolores: Jacqueline Dalya
Glenn Ames: Walter Reed

: Gardeners' Direct Line

Leeds [number removed] With John Thirlwell.
Air your problems live by phone to Peter Seabrook and Tom Leigh. Ring in with your questions between 11.30am and 2.30pm.
Details on Ceefax page 187


Unknown: John Thirlwell
Unknown: Peter Seabrook
Unknown: Tom Leigh.
Producer: Marcel Guillou
Director: Ann Brockwell

: Children's BBC

Andy Crane - starting with:

Poddington Peas: The Vegetable Show
Garden Pea announces the annual Vegetable Show which all the Poddington Peas enter.

Penny Crayon: Tower of London
Narrated by Su Pollard and Peter Hawkins. Penny and David foil a bid to steal the Crown Jewels.

4.10pm Clockwise
Presented by Charlotte Hindle. The brand-new quiz that's Cool Lighthearted Original Comical Knockout Wicked Intelligent Spontaneous Entertaining

Fantastic Max: Loon on the Moon, Part 2

Mysterious Cities of Gold
All the Mayan villages have joined together. (Repeat)

5.00pm Newsround
With Helen Rollason and Roger Finn. The news bulletin that keeps Britain's children informed on world events - and on what's happening in their world.

Blue Peter
With Caron Keating, Yvette Fielding and John Leslie. Trunk Calls. The safari camp is invaded by elephants. Yvette and John have their first encounter with Zimbabwe's wild animals and witness one of the rarest sights in the whole of Africa.

Switched On: page 73



Writer and Creator ("Poddington Peas"): Paul Needs
Director ("Poddington Peas"): Colin White
Voices ("Penny Crayon"): Su Pollard
Voices ("Penny Crayon"): Peter Hawkins
Writer, Creator and Producer ("Penny Crayon"): Peter Maddocks
Director ("Penny Crayon"): Guy Maddocks
Presenter ("Clockwise"): Charlotte Hindle
Executive Producer ("Clockwise"): Christopher Pilkington
Director ("Clockwise"): Claire Winyard
Producer ("Clockwise"): Sally Fraser
Presenter ("Newsround"): Helen Rollason
Presenter ("Newsround"): Roger Finn
Producer ("Newsround"): Susie Staples
Series Producer ("Newsround"): Nick Heathcote
Presenter ("Blue Peter"): Caron Keating
Presenter ("Blue Peter"): Yvette Fielding
Presenter ("Blue Peter"): John Leslie
Producer ("Blue Peter"): Richard Simkin
Producer ("Blue Peter"): Andrew Whitman
Editor ("Blue Peter"): Lewis Bronze

: Neighbours


: Six O'Clock News

with John Humphrys and Moira Stuart.
Weather John Kettley


Unknown: John Humphrys
Unknown: Moira Stuart.
Unknown: John Kettley

: Top of the Pops

Introduced by Andy Crane and Simon Mayo.



Presenter: Andy Crane
Presenter: Simon Mayo
Lighting: Alan Jeffery
Sound: Graham Wilkinson
Design: David Hitchcock
Producer/Director: Stanley Appel

: EastEnders

by Tony McHale.
"Bringing up Janine is a full-time job. You can't just expect that after one talk everything's going to be just so. This ain't Mary Poppins."
(Ceefax subtitles)


Writer: Tony McHale
Devised by: Tony Holland
Devised by: Julia Smith
Series Designer: Keith Harris
Series Script Editor: John Maynard
Producer: Mike Gibbon
Director: Mervyn Cumming
Arthur: Bill Treacher
Laurie: Gary Powell
Dot Cotton: June Brown
Rod: Christopher McHallem
Hazel: Virginia Fiol
Frank: Mike Reid
Pat: Pam St Clement
Mo: Edna Dore
Janine: Rebecca Michael
Ethel: Gretchen Franklin
Reggie: John Rutland
Marge: Pat Coombs
Trevor: Phil McDermott
Sharon: Letitia Dean
Wicksy: Nick Berry
Pauline: Wendy Richard
Ian: Adam Woodyatt
Cindy: Michelle Collins
Julie: Louise Plowright
Marie: Vicky Murdock
Ricky: Sid Owen
Diane: Sophie Lawrence
Vince: Hepburn Graham

: Blankety Blank

starring Les Dawson.
Join Les in another edition of the comedy quiz show full of fabulous prizes. His special guests this week are: Rachel Bell
Gyles Brandreth
Rose-Marie Buster Merryfield Maggie Moone Steve Wright.
Sound supervisor MARTIN DEANE Lighting director DON BABBAGE Designer GEORGE KYRIAKIDES Director JOHN BURROWES Producer STANLEY APPEL


Unknown: Rachel Bell
Unknown: Gyles Brandreth
Unknown: Rose-Marie Buster Merryfield
Unknown: Maggie Moone
Unknown: Steve Wright.
Unknown: Martin Deane
Director: Don Babbage
Designer: George Kyriakides
Director: John Burrowes
Producer: Stanley Appel

: In Sickness and in Health

by Johnny Speight. Starring
Arthur is still trying to convince Alf that he should get married again, to Mrs Hollingbery. Alf is toying with the idea, not so much for reasons of the heart, but rather because there is the opportunity to put two pensions together, and even the possibility of getting the house cheap off the loony left council.
Costume designer CHRISTIAN DYALL Make-up designer LESLEY HOLMES Videotape editor ANDY QUESTED Produced by ROGER RACE


Unknown: Johnny Speight.
Designer: Christian Dyall
Designer: Lesley Holmes
Editor: Andy Quested
Produced By: Roger Race
Directed By: Richard Boden
Alf Garnett: Warren Mitchell
Mrs Hollingbery: Carmel McSharry
Arthur: Arthur English
Mr Johnson: Ken Campbell
Mrs Johnson: Tricia Kelly
Pele: Vas Blackwood
Rabinsky: Arnold Diamond
Women in pub: Jan Newling
Women in pub: Jennifer Rose

: Nine O'Clock News

Martyn Lewis with news and comment from Britain and around the world.
Regional News Weather


Unknown: Martyn Lewis

: The Magic of David Copperfield

The American master of illusion attempts to unravel one of the world's greatest mysteries: the Bermuda
Triangle. Copperfield seeks to get to the bottom of the inexplicable phenomena of missing ships and vanished planes. But first he has to get out of Las Vegas in one piece after being manacled inside a box in the path of a giant silver buzz saw.
Guest star: Lisa Hartman. A DAVID COPPERFIELD production


Unknown: Lisa Hartman.

: Conference Question Time

with Peter Sissons.
In the week of the Social and Liberal Democrats' Conference, Question Time goes to Brighton where the general public has the opportunity to debate the issues of the week with leading politicians.
Around the table at the Corn Exchange are: Rt Hon Paddy Ashdown, MP; Rt Hon Roy Hattersley, MP; Sara Parkin; Rt Hon Nicholas Ridley, MP

Feature: page 5


Presenter: Peter Sissons
Panellist: Paddy Ashdown
Panellist: Roy Hattersley
Panellist: Sara Parkin
Panellist: Nicholas Ridley
Director: Ann Morley
Producer: Sue Robertson
Editor: Barbara Maxwell

: Cagney and Lacey

starring and in Conduct Unbecoming


Directed By: Alexander Singer
Chris Cagney: Sharon Gless
Mary Beth Lacey: Tyne Daly

: 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.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

To read scans of the Radio Times magazines from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, you can navigate by issue.

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

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.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

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