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: BBC Breakfast News

6.34-6.55 Business Breakfast
Business and financial news from Paul Burden.
Followed at 7.00am by the morning news presented by Nicholas Witchell and Jill Dando.
Headlines or news summaries every quarter hour. Business news:
Sport: 7.23, 7.52, 8.23, 8.52.
Weather, regional and traffic news:
6.55, 7.25, 7.55, 8.25. Editor Bob Wheaton
0 CEEFAX BREAKFAST SERVICE: call up page 400 on teletext.


Unknown: Paul Burden.
Presented By: Nicholas Witchell
Presented By: Jill Dando.
Editor: Bob Wheaton

: News

Weather followed by Lovat Road
It could be any street in any town, but it's not. Lovat Road in Preston has a style and character of its own. Perhaps it is moulded from the red-brick terraced houses originally built for cotton mill workers. The mills have gone but the street lives on, enjoying a new, energetic role. But what gives a street like this its vitality and purpose? Allan Beswick follows some of the residents in their daily lives, meeting the wide range of shopkeepers and joining the social gatherings.
Producer Tony Wilkie-Millar (R)


Unknown: Allan Beswick
Producer: Tony Wilkie-Millar

: Play Tennis

Last of five programmes with a step-by-step method for beginners in tennis. 5: Play the Game. (R)

: News, weather; followed by The Raccoons

More comic capers from the Evergreen Forest with Bert and Melissa Raccoon and best friend Cedric Sneer, the son of awful aardvark Cyril Sneer. (R)

: Playdays

Introduced by Simon Parkin and starting with The Playbus stops today at the Why Bird Stop. Just bits and bobs and bungs and bolts.
Today's story is A Bit of Bother.
With Simon Harbrow , Ellie Darvill and guest Mark Beer.


Introduced By: Simon Parkin
Unknown: Simon Harbrow
Unknown: Ellie Darvill

: Cricket: Second Test

England v New Zealand
Tony Lewis introduces live coverage of the Cornhill Insurance Test series from Lord's.
After a day's rest, the teams take to the field for the fourth day.
Commentary by Richie Benaud and Jack Bannister.
Summaries by Ray Illingworth , Tom Graveney and Geoffrey Boycott.
Television presentation Alan Griffiths Executive producer Keith Mackenzie
Including at 10.55Sam and 12.00 News and Weather


Introduces: Tony Lewis
Commentary By: Richie Benaud
Commentary By: Jack Bannister.
Unknown: Ray Illingworth
Unknown: Tom Graveney
Unknown: Geoffrey Boycott.
Unknown: Alan Griffiths
Producer: Keith MacKenzie

: One O'Clock News

With Philip Hayton.
Weather Michael Fish


Unknown: Philip Hayton.

: Neighbours

Bronwyn makes a career decision. Helen's benevolence is met with a mixed response.


Madge Bishop: Anne Charleston
Harold Bishop: Ian Smith
Henry Ramsay: Craig McLachlan
Jim Robinson: Alan Dale
Beverly Marshall: Shaunna O'Grady
Paul Robinson: Stefan Dennis
Gail Robinson: Fiona Corke
Scott Robinson: Jason Donovan
Helen Daniels: Anne Haddy
Des Clarke: Paul Keane
Mike Young: Guy Pearce
Jane Harris: Annie Jones
Todd Landers: Kristian Schmid
Katie Landers: Sally Jensen
Bronwyn Davies: Rachel Friend
Sharon Davies: Jessica Muschamp
Nick Page: Mark Stevens
Joe Mangel: Mark Little
Kerry Bishop: Linda Hartley
Theo Skouros: Vince Vaccari
Stavros: George Zogopoulos

: Wimbledon 90

Lawn Tennis Championships direct from the All England Club.
Boris Becker begins the defence of his men's singles championship in the opening match on centre court. His chief rivals are also in action this afternoon - among them the 1988 champion Stefan Edberg and Ivan Lendl , whose schedule this year has been geared solely to Wimbledon, the one grand slam title he has never won.
Introduced by Harry Carpenter. Executive producer Martin Hopkins Editor John Rowlinson
0 FOCUS: page 3
0 SUPPLEMENT: special eight-page pull-out colour supplement in this week's issue.


Unknown: Boris Becker
Unknown: Stefan Edberg
Unknown: Ivan Lendl
Introduced By: Harry Carpenter.
Editor: John Rowlinson

: World Cup Grandstand

Runners-up in Group F v runners-up in Group B live from the Stadio Luigi Ferraris in Genoa.
The competition's second phase continues with a tie that would include England, if they've finished in second place in Group F. Their opponents would be one of the Group B members - Argentina, the Soviet Union, Romania or Cameroon.

: * Six O'Clock News

With Andrew Harvey and Moira Stuart.
Weather John Kettley


Unknown: Andrew Harvey
Unknown: Moira Stuart.
Unknown: John Kettley

: * Regional news magazines

Look East with Stewart White , Penny Bustin, Kim Riley and Louise Priest .
Midlands Today with David Davies and Kay Alexander.
Look North (Leeds) with Judith Stamper and Harry Gration.
Look North (Newcastle) with Mike Neville and Wendy Gibson.
North West Tonight with Stuart Hall , John Mundy and Cathy Smith. South Today with Bruce Parker and Sally Taylor.
Newsroom South East with Guy Michelmore.
Spotlight with Juliet Morris and John Francis.
Points West with Chris Vacher and Beverley Thompson.


Unknown: Stewart White
Unknown: Kim Riley
Unknown: Louise Priest
Unknown: David Davies
Unknown: Kay Alexander.
Unknown: Judith Stamper
Unknown: Harry Gration.
Unknown: Mike Neville
Unknown: Wendy Gibson.
Unknown: Stuart Hall
Unknown: John Mundy
Unknown: Cathy Smith.
Unknown: Bruce Parker
Unknown: Sally Taylor.
Unknown: Guy Michelmore.
Unknown: John Francis.
Unknown: Chris Vacher
Unknown: Beverley Thompson.

: * Neighbours

In the event of the World Cup overrunning, the following programme may be cancelled.

: Wogan

Terry Wogan and guests live from the Television Theatre. Producer Graham Owens
Executive producer Peter Estall


Unknown: Terry Wogan
Producer: Graham Owens
Producer: Peter Estall

: Timestalkers

First showing on network television. Starring
William Devane
Lauren Hutton
Professor Scott McKenzie , a Wild West buff, is intrigued by the appearance of a present-day gun in a century-old photo. A mysterious woman tells him that the gunslinger in the photo is a rogue scientist from the year 2586. Together they must travel to the past to bring him back to the future.
Director Michael Schultz
● FILMS: pages 22-26
* Approximate times


Unknown: William Devane
Unknown: Lauren Hutton
Unknown: Professor Scott McKenzie
Director: Michael Schultz
Scott McKenzie: William Devane
Georgia Crawford: Lauren Hutton
Dr Joseph Cole: Klaus Kinski
General Joe Brodsky: John Ratzenberger
Texas John Cody: Forrest Tucker

: Nine O'Clock News

Martyn Lewis presents the latest national and international news with reports from the BBC team of correspondents. Regional News
Weather John Kettley


Unknown: Martyn Lewis

: Panorama

A Woman's Work. After a rather difficult political year, the Conservatives are now preparing to fight their fourth election campaign under the leadership of Margaret Thatcher. It looks as if it may be the toughest yet for her as well as for her party.
Mrs Thatcher 's position as leader may no longer be in doubt, but as Vivian White reports, the party is sharply divided between those people who want 'Thatcherism mark IV to be much the same product as it was before, and those who want her to change her image and soften her policies.
Margaret Thatcher has declared that 'a woman's work is never done'. Which road now offers her the best chance of hanging on to her job?
Producer Helen Jenkins Editor Mark Thompson


Unknown: Margaret Thatcher.
Unknown: Mrs Thatcher
Unknown: Vivian White
Unknown: Margaret Thatcher
Producer: Helen Jenkins
Editor: Mark Thompson

: Come Dancing 90

Latin, modern, offbeat and an exciting disco section make up the new look to the world's longest-running television series. Angela Rippon and Charles Nove introduce tonight's teams from Manchester and London North at the Tower Ballroom in Blackpool.


Presenter: Angela Rippon
Presenter: Charles Nove
Producer: Simon Betts

: Today at Wimbledon

Harry Carpenter introduces the best of the play on the first day of the greatest tennis championships in the world.
Fred Perry joins Carpenter to take a look at the stories both on and off the court that have dominated a day which should have seen the progress of 1989 champion Boris Becker and last year's runner-up Stefan Edberg to the second round. Have they avoided the embarrassment of their first-round exit in Paris? Producer Campbell Ferguson Editor Dave Gordon


Introduces: Harry Carpenter
Unknown: Fred Perry
Unknown: Boris Becker
Unknown: Stefan Edberg
Producer: Campbell Ferguson
Editor: Dave Gordon

: World Cup Report

A report on two more matches from the second phase with the knock-out stages well under way. This afternoon saw the runners-up in Group F play the runners-up from Group B in Genoa.
Meanwhile, action from Rome this evening featured the winner of Group A versus the third placed in Group C, D or E.

: Weather

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