6.34-6.55 Business Breakfast
Business and financial news from
Paul Burden and Fiona Foster.
Followed at 7.00am by the morning news with Nicholas Witchell and Paul Burden.
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.
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All aboard the BFT submarine for sizzling summer fun from Children's BBC with Simon Parkin , Philippa Forrester , Claudia Simon and some of your favourite programmes. Starting with Belle and Sebastian
The animated story of a young boy in search of his mother. Belle becomes the object of a massive hunt by the townspeople. (R)
9.25am Why Don't You... ?
... turn off your TV set and do something less boring instead.
Considering there are no Why Don't You sheep, there are an awful lot of them about (check those wellies); plus, the gang has a visitor. Director Pam O'Brien
Producer Trevor Stephenson Long (R)
Weather followed by The Jetsons
High-tech cartoon high jinks with the funniest family of the future. George puts his job on the line when he enters the Jetsons in a television quiz show - with his boss's family as the opposition.
The Playbus stops today at the Playground Stop. The children paint their faces for a dance,
Dave Benson Phillips makes a giant and five frogs jump into a well. Sophie Aldred tells the story Dilly and the Birthday Treat by Tony Bradman.
10.55am Five to Eleven
Anne Wynn-Wilson explains how
3,000 Friends throughout the world made a tapestry about Quaker belief and practice.
Weather followed by Peaceable Kingdom
A new American family drama starring Lindsay Wagner Tom Wopat
Gorilla. Widowed Rebecca Cafferty takes on more than a few problems when she becomes director of the Los Angeles County Zoo - a kingdom that appears to be anything but peaceable.
Weather followed by The Garden Party
Today, Debbie Greenwood greets the ship the Queen Elizabeth 2, Robert Kilroy-Silk takes one of Britain's most fascinating women to lunch and actress Molly Weir shares the secrets of her garden.
With Philip Hayton.
Weather John Kettley
Scott is leaving on a jet plane to Brisbane.
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Six programmes following
Tony Butler on a bicycle journey across the Midlands. Today, he pedals through Shropshire. Director John S W Taylor Producer Peter Hiscocks
John S W
John Wayne , Sophia Loren
A mysterious stranger hires Joe January to guide him across the Sahara in search of a lost city - a mission made more hazardous by the presence of a beautiful slave girl.
Director/Producer Henry Hathaway
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Adventures with the mythical
Australian creature, the Bunyip.
Introduced by Andi Peters.
The All New Popeye Show
Adventures with the cartoon sailor. (R)
Presenter (Children's BBC):
Winner of 1989 Bafta Award for
Best Children's Educational
Programme. This week's props list includes two American police uniforms, a synthesiser, a Buick car and a 25-hour alarm clock.
With Terry Nutkins , Nicola Davies and Chris Packham. Producer Paul Appleby (R)
The news show for children.
An Australian drama in seven parts. 5: Everyone works to get the train Wombat ready.
With Andrew Harvey , Jill Dando. Weather Ian McCaskill
A comedy series.
The Kiss and Mavis Poskit. Clegg is more than alarmed when Edie and Nora begin to take an unnatural interest in him, especially when he learns that they have a good friend in need of a husband.
Written by Roy Clarke
Director/Producer Alan J W Bell (R)
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While Pat and Frank are on holiday, havoc reigns at the bed and breakfast.
Episode written by Gerry Huxham.
(For cast see Thursday)
A comedy series starring Penelope Keith Peter Bowles
The Birds and the Bees. A rare bird is nesting in the estate. Audrey discovers a way of turning its visit to her own advantage.
Written by Peter Spence
Producer Gareth Gwenlan (R)
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Set in the black community of London's Notting Hill, this series follows five families in the months prior to last year's carnival.
Netifa's Story. Netifa is a poet, singer, mini-cab driver, shop owner and mother of three children. She works on All Saints Road, enduring the daily tensions of a heavily policed community. It's a street where a careless word or action can result in grief. Producer Ted Clisby
Executive producer Paul Watson
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With Martyn Lewis. Regional News
Weather Ian McCaskill
First showing on network televison. A film in two parts. On 4 December 1972, 7-year-old Steven Stayner was abducted by two men and taken to a ramshackle cabin where he began a seven-year sentence of psychological and sexual abuse. This highly acclaimed drama recounts Steven's extraordinary true story and his parents' moving ordeal of faith and hope. Steven Stayner himself makes a brief appearance as the police officer.
Director Larry Elikann t FEATURE: page 15
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Judy Garland , Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin in a classic episode from Garland's 60s TV series.