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: BBC Breakfast News

6.34-6.55 Business Breakfast News summary, followed by all the latest 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 Jill Dando with the most comprehensive television news 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. 0 CEEFAX BREAKFAST SERVICE: call up page 400 on teletext

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Burden.
Unknown: Fiona Foster
Unknown: Nicholas Witchell
Unknown: Jill Dando
Unknown: Paul Callan.

: News

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

: Kilroy

Enjoy a good argument?
Join Robert Kilroy-Silk and his audience for debate on the issues of the day. 0 STUDIO AUDIENCE: to participate ring [number removed].

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Kilroy-Silk

: News

Weather followed by Going for Gold Producer KERENSA BUNCE Director JOHN M.A. LANE

Contributors

Producer: Kerensa Bunce
Director: John M.A. Lane

: Playdays

Introduced by Simon Parkin and starting with The Playbus stops today at The Patch Stop at Loch Leven, Tayside.
Storyteller: Bill Torrance. Producer ANNE GOBEY Executive producer CYNTHIA FELGATE

Contributors

Introduced By: Simon Parkin
Unknown: Bill Torrance.
Producer: Anne Gobey
Producer: Cynthia Felgate
Patch's friend: Vanessa Amberleigh

: Roobarb

When Roobarb Didn't See the Sun
Told by Richard Briers. Written by grange CALVELEY Animation by HOB GODFREY (R)

Contributors

Told By: Richard Briers.
Written By: Grange Calveley
Unknown: Hob Godfrey

: Five to Eleven

With Barrie Ingham. Producer RALPH ROLLS
A Forge Productions Ltd programme for BBCtv

Contributors

Unknown: Barrie Ingham.

: News

Weather followed by Open Air
Presented by Jayne Irving and Eamonn Holmes. Producer PETER HAMILTON
Senior director STEVE A. SMITH Editor ROGER WILKES

Contributors

Presented By: Jayne Irving
Presented By: Eamonn Holmes.
Producer: Peter Hamilton
Director: Steve A. Smith
Editor: Roger Wilkes

: News

Weather followed by Daytime Live
The lunchtime magazine live from Pebble Mill. Today featuring the first in a new series Drivefor Life with Andy Craig. Plus coverage of the Family of the Year
Awards organised by Relate. With Alan Titchmarsh and Judi Spiers. Editor SIMON SHAW
Executive editor STEVE WEDDLE

Contributors

Unknown: Andy Craig.
Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh
Unknown: Judi Spiers.
Editor: Simon Shaw
Editor: Steve Weddle

: One O'Clock News

With Michael Buerk.
Weather Ian McCaskill

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk.
Unknown: Ian McCaskill

: Neighbours

Mike makes some serious decisions about his future,
Bronwyn and Henry find true love and Des's introduction to Leanne proves to be a moving experience.
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: Going for Gold

Hosted by Henry Kelly.

Contributors

Unknown: Henry Kelly.

: Champion

Starring Kirk Douglas and Arthur Kennedy.
Midge Kelly , ambitious, ruthless and embittered by poverty, aims for the big time as a boxer - but success only fuels his ferocious appetite for more....
Screenplay by CARL FOREMAN from the short story by RING LARDNER Directed by MARK ROBSON
• FILMS: papes 18-19

Contributors

Unknown: Kirk Douglas
Unknown: Arthur Kennedy.
Unknown: Midge Kelly
Unknown: Carl Foreman
Story By: Ring Lardner
Directed By: Mark Robson
Midge Kelly: Kirk Douglas
Connie Kelly: Arthur Kennedy
Grace Diamond: Marilyn Maxwell
Tommy Haley: Paul Stewart
Emma Bryce: Ruth Roman
Palmer Harris: Lola Albright

: Children's BBC

Introduced by Andi Peters and starting with:

Charlie Chalk: Edward Keeps Fit
by Jocelyn Stevenson. It is inspection day on Merrytwit and Captain
Mildred decides it is time that Edward took some exercise.
Voices by Michael Williams, John Wells and Barbara Leigh-Hunt.
Created, designed and produced by IVOR WOOD (R)

Contributors

Introduced By: Andi Peters
Unknown: Jocelyn Stevenson.
Voices By: Michael Williams
Voices By: John Wells
Voices By: Barbara Leigh-Hunt
Produced By: Ivor Wood

: Bananaman

Memory Lane
With the voices of Tim Brooke-Taylor , Bill Oddie ,
Graeme Garden and Jill Shilling.
Written by BERNIE KAY Music by DAVE COOKE
Produced by TREVOR BOND Directed by TERRY WARD (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Tim Brooke-Taylor
Unknown: Bill Oddie
Unknown: Graeme Garden
Unknown: Jill Shilling.
Written By: Bernie Kay
Music By: Dave Cooke
Produced By: Trevor Bond
Directed By: Terry Ward

: Boggart Sandwich and Other Stories

By Martin Riley.
Told for Jackanory by Rory McGrath.
The Beautiful Boggart of Tinsell Tower

Contributors

Unknown: Martin Riley.
Unknown: Rory McGrath.

: The New Yogi Bear Show

Yogi's notion that he's
'smarter than the average bear' leads him and Boo-Boo from one picnic basket to another.

: Dizzy Heights

By Andy Walker.
Starring Heap and Wall as the management.
'Tricky Ricky becomes the boss, as he creates his flashy chaos.' Dizzy Heights is a curious hotel. Ricky has come to stay and Ms Marvo the magician has just left without her wand. The management try to return it, without success!
Ricky finds it.... oh no! With Alan Heap and Mick Wall.
This week's visitor is
Richard Stoughton. Director CLAIRE WINYARD Producer MARTIN FISHER

Contributors

Unknown: Andy Walker.
Unknown: Ms Marvo
Unknown: Mick Wall.
Unknown: Richard Stoughton.
Producer: Martin Fisher

: Newsround

Vital events and happy happenings - just some of the things that make up Britain's top news show for children.

: Blue Peter

With Yvette Fielding, John Leslie and Diane Louise Jordan.
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Contributors

Unknown: John Leslie
Unknown: Diane Louise Jordan.

: Neighbours

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: Six O'Clock News

Anna Ford and Andrew Harvey with the latest news. Weather Bill Giles

Contributors

Unknown: Anna Ford
Unknown: Andrew Harvey
Unknown: Bill Giles

: Regional news magazines

Newsroom South East, Spotlight, Points West, Look East, Look North,
South Today, North West Tonight, Midlands Today.

: Top of the Pops

The UK's top pop chart show. Introduced by Anthea Turner. Produced and directed by PAUL CIANI
0 SIMULTANEOUS BROADCAST: with Radio 1

Contributors

Introduced By: Anthea Turner.
Directed By: Paul Ciani

: EastEnders

By Rob Gittens
Pauline tries to warn Michelle not to trust Danny, but can Michelle be swayed? Cindy is planning baby
Steven's christening, and Sharon notices Wicksy's special interest....
Devised by Tony Holland and Julia Smith, Series designer Bernard Lloyd-Jones, Script editor Sebastian Secker Walker, Executive producer Michael Ferguson, Producer Richard Bramall, Director Darrol Blake
Ceefax Subtitles

Contributors

Writer: Rob Gittens
Creator: Tony Holland
Creator: Julia Smith
Director: Bernard Lloyd-Jones
Script Editor: Sebastian Secker Walker
Producer: Michael Ferguson
Producer: Richard Bramall
Director: Darrol Blake
Michelle: Susan Tully
Danny: Saul Jephcott
Pauline: Wendy Richard
Arthur: Bill Treacher
Pete: Peter Dean
Kathy: Gillian Taylforth
Cindy: Michelle Collins
Mandy: Charon Bourke
Sharon: Letitia Dean
Wicksy: Nick Berry
Ricky: Sid Owen
Dot Cotton: June Brown
Rod: Christopher McHallem
Harry: John Boswall
Julie: Louise Plowright
Pat: Pam St. Clement
Frank: Mike Reid
Head teacher: Jane Wood
Janine: Rebecca Michael

: Tomorrow's World

This week: how safe is British beef? The Government says there is no health risk, but several countries have banned imports of beef and cattle from Britain because of 'mad cow disease'in herds.
Tomorrow's World reports on the latest scientific findings. With Judith Hann , Howard Stableford, Peter Macann and Kate Bellingham. Producers JACK WEBER.
CYNTHIA PAGE, MARTIN MORTIMORE Studio director PHILIP DOLLING Editor RICHARD REISZ

Contributors

Unknown: Judith Hann
Unknown: Peter MacAnn
Unknown: Kate Bellingham.
Producers: Jack Weber.
Director: Philip Dolling
Editor: Richard Reisz

: May to December

Last in the series by Paul A. Mendelson. Starring
Anton Rodgers and Eve Matheson.
My Funny Valentine
Executive producer VERITY LAMBERT Directed by SYDNEY LOTTERBY
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Contributors

Unknown: Paul A. Mendelson.
Unknown: Anton Rodgers
Unknown: Eve Matheson.
Unknown: My Funny Valentine
Producer: Verity Lambert
Directed By: Sydney Lotterby
Alec Callender: Anton Rodgers
Zoe Angell: Eve Matheson
Dollie: Sylvia Syms
Miss Flood: Frances White
Hilary: Rebecca Lacey
Jamie: Paul Venables
Debbie: Chrissie Cotterill
Zoe's mother: Kate Williams
Mr Bosdure: Olivier Pierre

: Nine O'Clock News

Michael Buerk presents the latest national and international news.
Regional News Weather

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk

: Ben Elton - the Man from Auntie

A seriously funny first solo show with storming mega-gags from one of Britain's most controversial and popular comedians. Producer GEOFFREY PERKINS Director JOHN BURROWS
0 FEATURE: page 12

Contributors

Producer: Geoffrey Perkins
Director: John Burrows

: Crimewatch UK

Ricky Haywood , a 36-year-old antique dealer from
Southampton, was murdered in his flat on 16 October last year. He had been shot. Was his death connected in any way with his many business deals? Tonight police appeal for your help to find his killer. Detectives are waiting for your call to the Crimewatch studio. If you can help please ring [number removed]anytime from
9.30pm until midnight. Presented by Nick Ross and Sue Cook with Supt David Hatcher. Producer NIKKI CHEETHAM
Editor ANGELA HOLDSWORTH
Details on Ceefax page 618
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Contributors

Unknown: Ricky Haywood
Presented By: Nick Ross
Presented By: Sue Cook
Unknown: David Hatcher.
Producer: Nikki Cheetham

: Question Time

The weekly opportunity for the general public to pose the questions and debate the answers with those in power, those who seek it and those who influence events.
With Peter Sissons this evening are:
Margaret Beckett , MP,
Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury; Rt Hon Kenneth Clarke , QC. MP,
Secretary of State for Health; Dr Madsen Pirie , President of the Adam Smith Institute and Nina Temple, Secretary of the Communist Party of Great Britain.
Producer SUE ROBERTSON Editor BARBARA MAXWELL

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Sissons
Unknown: Margaret Beckett
Unknown: Kenneth Clarke
Unknown: Dr Madsen Pirie
Producer: Sue Robertson
Editor: Barbara Maxwell

: Crimewatch UK Update

Developments on tonight's cases based on viewers' calls.
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: Weather









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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.

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