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: BBC Breakfast News

6.34-6.55 Business Breakfast News summary, followed by all the lastest business and financial news from
Paul Burden , Fiona Foster and the Business Breakfast team.
6.55 Weather, local news and travel.
7.00 Nicholas Witchell and Kirsty Wark with the most comprehensive television news programme available in the morning. Reporting and analysis from all the BBC's reporters and correspondents in Britain and around the world. Regular business news, sports reports, weather, local and traffic news. Newspaper reviews by Paul Callan.
Headlines every quarter hour. News summaries: 7.30 and 8.30.
Business News:
7.12, 7.40, 8.12 and 8.40.
Sport: 7.23, 7.52, 8.23 and 8.52. Weather, regional and traffic news: 6.55, 7.25, 7.55 and 8.25. * CEEFAX BREAKFAST SERVICE: call up page 400 on teletext.

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Burden
Unknown: Fiona Foster
Unknown: Nicholas Witchell
Unknown: Kirsty Wark
Unknown: Paul Callan.

: News

Weather followed by Open Air
With Eamonn Holmes. Ring [number removed]with your comments on last night's television.

Contributors

Unknown: Eamonn Holmes.

: Kilroy

Join Robert Kilroy-Silk and his studio audience for topical talk and animated argument. Deputy editor LIZ BARRON Editor JO SANDILANDS
A Kilroy Television production for BBCtv

Contributors

Unknown: Join Robert Kilroy-Silk
Editor: Liz Barron
Editor: Jo Sandilands

: News

Weather followed by The Flintstone
Comedy Show
Pebbles and Bamm-Bamm go ape at a masquerade ball.

: Playdays

Introduced by Simon Parkin and starting with
The Why Bird Stop Today's letter is R.
Story: The Broken
Roundabout written and told by Wayne Jackman. Music PETER GOSLING
Producer BARBARA RODDAM

Contributors

Introduced By: Simon Parkin
Told By: Wayne Jackman.
Music: Peter Gosling
Producer: Barbara Roddam
Bus driver: Simon Harbrow
Why Bird: Elljedarvill

: Roobarb

When Roobarb Turned Over a New Leaf
Told by Richard Briers. (R)

Contributors

Told By: Richard Briers.

: Five to Eleven

With Catherine Griller.

Contributors

Unknown: Catherine Griller.

: News

Weather followed by Open Air
Presented by Gloria Hunniford and Eamonn Holmes.
Today's guests include Paul Berriff who takes your calls about Rescue - the true-life drama of the RAF Search and Rescue Teams.
Call [number removed]. Producer HUGH FAUPEL

Contributors

Presented By: Gloria Hunniford
Presented By: Eamonn Holmes.
Unknown: Paul Berriff
Producer: Hugh Faupel

: News

Weather followed by Daytime Live With Sue Cook and Andy Craig.
The lunchtime magazine live from Pebble Mill. Today's programme includes the latest from people's reporter Tina Baker. Editor simon SHAW
Series producer PAM CREED

Contributors

Unknown: Andy Craig.
Unknown: Pebble Mill.
Reporter: Tina Baker.

: One O'Clock News

With Philip Hayton.
Weather Ian McCaskill

Contributors

Unknown: Philip Hayton.
Unknown: Ian McCaskill

: Neighbours

Mike confronts Mrs Ross about her treatment of Jessie. Henry returns from Brisbane with a new outlook on life.
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Contributors

Madge: Anne Charleston
Harold Bishop: Ian Smith
Henry Ramsay: Craig McLachlan
Jim Robinson: Alan Dale
Beverly: Lisa Armytage
Paul Robinson: Stefan Dennis
Gail Robinson: Fiona Corke
Scott: Jason Donovan
Helen Daniels: Anne Haddy
Des Clarke: Paul Keane
Mike Young: Guy Pearce
Jamie Clarke: S J Dey
Jane Harris: Annie Jones
Todd Landers: Kristian Schmid
Katie Landers: Sally Jensen
Bronwyn: Rachel Friend
Sharon: Jessica Muschamp
Nick Page: Mark Stevens
Joe Mangel: Mark Little
Jessie Ross: Michelle Kearley
Mrs Ross: Marian Sinclair
Mr Ross: Doug Bennett
Malcolm Clarke: Noel Trevarthen
Skinner: Mat Stevenson

: Going for Gold

Hosted by Henry Kelly. Producer KERENSA BUNCE Director JOHN M.A. LANE
A Reg Grundy production for BBCtv

Contributors

Unknown: Henry Kelly.
Producer: Kerensa Bunce
Director: John M.A. Lane
Unknown: Reg Grundy

: Ironside

Starring
Raymond Burr.
The Professionals
In the last episode of the present series, the wheelchair-bound detective investigates a syndicate who specialise in credit card thefts and finds that a colleague is placed in danger of his life.
Written by SY SALKOWTTZ Directed by DON weis f R;

Contributors

Unknown: Raymond Burr.
Written By: Sy Salkowttz
Directed By: Don Weis F
Robert T Ironside: Raymond Burr
Det Sgt Ed Brown: Don Galloway
Mark Sanger: Don Mitchell
Officer Fran Belding: Elizabeth Bauer
AI Young: James Drury
Insp Reese: Johnny Seven
Frank Richards: Jeff Morris
Joe Yarby: Michael Lerner
Gil Peters: Michael Baseleon
Commissioner: Gene Lyons
Billy Mathers: Tom Hallick
Danny Fremont: David Frank
Mr Kalemsky: Lindsay Workman

: Radio Times Holiday 90 Competition

Dreaming of far-away places? Anne Gregg offers a taste of this year's fabulous prizes: a cruise around the South
Pacific, an adventure in Zambia and Mauritius, or a stay in a luxury villa in the South of France.
Eamonn Holmes gives you the clues that could win you the holiday of a lifetime. Series producer
PATRICIA HOULIHAN
Producer JEANNE LA CHARD
* COMPETITION: page 45

Contributors

Unknown: Anne Gregg
Unknown: Eamonn Holmes
Producer: Jeanne La Chard

: Bazaar

This week's programme includes items about the launch of a great competition - your baked potato could win you a dream prize - and financial whizz
Alison Mitchell holds a Money Party. Yorkshire guesthouse owner Gwyneth Dover, cooks a lover's pie in time for
Valentine's Day, and DIY expert Harry Greene saves you money by showing how to do an electrical job you didn't know was so simple. Join Janice Long in the marketplace of ideas. Director ANNE O'DWYER
Series producer ERICA GRIFFITHS

Contributors

Unknown: Alison Mitchell
Unknown: Harry Greene
Unknown: Janice Long
Director: Anne O'Dwyer
Producer: Erica Griffiths

: Children's BBC

Introduced by Andy Crane and starting with:

Two by Two
Butterflies, bullfrogs and bananas - Jenny finds all the colours of the rainbow reflected in the animal world but some creatures use stripes and spots to help them hide. Presented by Jenny Powell. Songs performed by Derek Griffiths. (R)

Contributors

Presenter (Children's BBC): Andy Crane
Presenter (Two by Two): Jenny Powell
Singer (Two by Two): Derek Griffiths
Series Producer (Two by Two): Jane Tarleton
Producer (Two by Two): Anne Denehy

: SuperTed: 1: The Mysticatae Mystery

When a large male whale swallows a sunken treasure that Texas Pete is salvaging, the Texan vows to track him down and sets out to seek revenge.

: How's Business

By Alison Prince.
Told for Jackanory by Michael Williams.
1: Howard Grainger has coped with the London blitz, with stuffy air-raid shelters, and with his Dad being away in the Army, but he's not too happy about being evacuated to the cold, bleak Fens.

Contributors

Unknown: Alison Prince.
Unknown: Michael Williams.
Unknown: Howard Grainger

: BraveStarr: Snake Hands with Long Arm John

BraveStarr is the galaxy's toughest, fastest and bravest
Marshal. And it's a good thing - because New Texas is the galaxy's roughest planet! BraveStarr enlists the help of Long Arm John in rounding up Dingo Dan and his band.
Dingo Dan is jailed, but using his face-changing ability he tricks Fuzz into releasing him.

: Newsround

Britain's top news show for children. Every day, the Newsround team of Helen Rollason and Roger Finn keep you up-to-date with information on vital world events, happy happenings and the latest in sport, in school and in space.

Contributors

Unknown: Helen Rollason
Unknown: Roger Finn

: Blue Peter

With Yvette Fielding John Leslie and Diane Louise Jordan. Producer OLIVER MACFARLANE Editor LEWIS BRONZE
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Contributors

Unknown: John Leslie
Unknown: Diane Louise Jordan.
Producer: Oliver MacFarlane
Editor: Lewis Bronze

: Neighbours

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: Six O'Clock News

Presented by Peter Sissons and Moira Stuart.
Weather Suzanne Charlton

Contributors

Presented By: Peter Sissons
Presented By: Moira Stuart.
Unknown: Suzanne Charlton

: Newsroom South East

Guy Michelmore keeps you in touch with what's going on around the capital region of the country. With reports from 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 UFifyou have any news.

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Wale
Unknown: Cathy McGowan

: Wogan

Terry returns with live entertainment tonight including Linda Ronstadt. Director BRIAN WHITEHOUSE Producer GRAHAM OWENS
Executive producer PETER ESTALL

Contributors

Unknown: Linda Ronstadt.
Director: Brian Whitehouse
Producer: Graham Owens
Producer: Peter Estall

: Major Dad

Starring Gerald McRaney. The Wounded Flyboy
The newly-weds try to keep their honeymoon romance alive but find the only time they can share is the annual 'Cooper Peach-Pick '.
Written by USA ALBERT Directed by LINDA DAY

Contributors

Unknown: Gerald McRaney.
Unknown: Cooper Peach-Pick
Written By: Usa Albert
Directed By: Linda Day
Major John D MacGillis: Gerald McRaney
Polly Cooper: Shanna Reed
Elizabeth: Marisa Ryan
Robin: Nicole Dubuc
Casey: Chelsea Hertford
Holowachuck: Matt Mulhern

: Blankety Blank

Starring Les Dawson. Join Les and his guests for lots of fun and frolics in another edition of the popular quiz full of super prizes. His special guests this week are:
Henry Cooper Caron Keating Ellie Laine
Dave Lee Travis
Jeff Stevenson and Mollie Sugden. Director JOHN BURROWES Producer STANLEY APPEL
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Contributors

Unknown: Henry Cooper
Unknown: Caron Keating
Unknown: Ellie Laine
Unknown: Dave Lee Travis
Unknown: Jeff Stevenson
Unknown: Mollie Sugden.
Director: John Burrowes

: Survivors

A new view of us. Tale of a Plague
They invade Africa like millions of robots from outer space. They are the biblical 'eighth plague' - locusts.
This is the story of the biggest invasion for 30 years as it hits a continent already devastated by drought, famine, war and disease. But can we really blame nature for Africa's problems? Experienced partly from the locusts' point of view, the film shows how, despite climate, predators and chemical attack, locusts are ultimately winners.
Written by DAVID HELTON
Music by ELIZABETH PARKER
Series producer RICHARD BROCK
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Contributors

Written By: David Helton
Music By: Elizabeth Parker
Producer: Richard Brock

: Nine O'Clock News

Michael Buerk presents the latest stories and pictures from Britain and around the world with reports from the BBC's team of correspondents at home and abroad.
Regional News Weather

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk

: Panorama

The Winter of Perestroika
As crises mount for President
Gorbachev, what about the Russians - the people who will ultimately determine the fate of his revolution?
Panorama has spent a month of the Russian winter in Leningrad where, as Gavin Hewitt reports, the people are increasingly disillusioned with reform, or perestroika.
Passports are now required to buy food; organised crime flourishes and anti-semitism is re-emerging.
Politically the city is split. While the hardline
Communist leadership in Leningrad calls for a return to order, reformers are demanding a multi -party system.
For President Gorbachev the Russian winter blows cold. Producer JENNY CLAYTON Editor TIM GARDAM

Contributors

Unknown: Gavin Hewitt
Producer: Jenny Clayton
Editor: Tim Gardam

: International Snooker

Benson and Hedges Masters Jimmy White v John Virgo Tonight, one of the most exciting players in the world, Jimmy White , ranked No 4, plays John Virgo , ranked No 13.
David Icke introduces highlights of this best of nine frames match from the Wembley Conference Centre. Commentators:
Ted Lowe
Jack Kamehm
Clive Everton and Ray Edmonds. Summarisers:
John Spencer and Eddie Charlton.

Contributors

Unknown: John Virgo
Unknown: Jimmy White
Unknown: John Virgo
Introduces: David Icke
Unknown: Ted Lowe
Unknown: Jack Kamehm
Unknown: Clive Everton
Unknown: Ray Edmonds.
Unknown: John Spencer
Unknown: Eddie Charlton.

: Advice Shop

With trade disputes growing this week's programme takes a look at how to make ends meet if you are on strike. There is a report from
Preston, where engineers who have been laid off for ten weeks, tell us how they and their families are coping with the situation.
There is also a disturbing report on the lack of playground supervision in Scottish schools.
Presented by Hugh Scully and Helen Madden.
0 NOTES: send a large sae with 15p stamp to: Advice Shop, [address removed].

Contributors

Presented By: Hugh Scully
Presented By: Helen Madden.

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