6.34-6.55 Business Breakfast
Business and financial news from
Followed at 7.00am by the morning news with Laurie Mayer and Jill Dando. Headlines or news summaries every quarter hour. Business news:
7.12, 7.40, 8.12, 8.40.
Sport: 7.23, 7.52, 8.23, 8.52.
Weather, regional and traffic news:
6.55, 7.25, 7.55, 8.25.
Weather: Ian McCaskill. Editor Bob Wheaton
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All aboard the BFT submarine for sizzling summer fun from Children's BBC presented by Simon Parkin , Philippa Forrester and Claudia Simon.
Producer Graham Douglas
The animated story of a young boy in search of his mother. Belle and Sebastian are again being pursued by Bernandes and Fernandes. (R)
Interesting and different ways to create your own pictures.
With Tony Hart , Margot Wilson and Alison Millar.
Producer Christopher Tandy (R)
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Weather followed by Double Dare
Peter Simon presents another edition of television's messiest game show.
Director Jeremy Swan
Producer Angela Sharp (R)
The Playbus stops today at the Why Bird Stop. Simon Harbrow reads today's story Carrie's Rhinoceros Nose by Wayne Jackman. With Ellie Darvill. (R)
Jill Pirrie 's pupils from Halesworth Middle School, Suffolk, winners of the Young Writers' Competition, present their own poetry. Producer Ralph Rolls
A Forge Productions Ltd programme for BBCtv
Weather followed by Our House
A family drama series from the USA. The 100-Year-Old Weekend.
Gus's family does without
20th-century conveniences. (For cast see Friday)
The music magazine with TV's first look at the new Top Ten.
Glynn Christian shows how lentils make the world go round, and the band Go West finds television personality Richard Jobson. Presented by Paul Coia , Jayne Irving and Denis Tuohy.
With Philip Hayton.
Weather Michael Fish
An interesting relationship is revealed.
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This week's programme visits the allotment holders of Sunderland.
Hops, tobacco and witches' brew are among Henry Noblett 's subjects, while Roy Lacey has nice things to say about his tame worms. Director Alan Farrington Producer Eric Robson
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Act of Piracy. Steve Austin's
(Lee Majors) research vessel is seized by a hostile nation.
A comedy series set in a classroom of gifted students.
Mission to Moscow (2). While
Fillmore High prepares to meet the Soviets, Dennis and Arvid make a date with a couple of 'girlskis'.
Into the Avon Canal. Third of four programmes in which
Angela Rippon travels the length of the Kennet and Avon Canal from
Reading to Bristol. Producer Paul Smith
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Cartoon adventures with the spinach-guzzling sailor.
Introduced by Andi Peters.
Dee (Dee Wallace-Stone) and Lassie get trapped in a cottage.
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Cartoon with R2D2 and C3PO. (R)
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The news programme for children with Roger Finn and Juliet Morris. Editor Nick Heathcote
Today, Craig Charles gets the swing band from Wells School, Gail Ann Dorsey , Hue and Cry, leuan Jones , Tristan Fry and Nigel Kennedy to play something different.
Director Steve Smith
Producer Pippa Dyson (R)
With Peter Sissons and Moira Stuart.
Weather Bernard Davey
Presented by Guy Michelmore with reports from Michael Wale and Cathy McGowan.
Jonathan Ross and guests live from the Television Theatre. Producer Jane O'Brien
Executive producer Peter Estall
Continuing the search for the best amateur cook in Britain. Tonight's three competitors are from Scotland and the North East.
Presented by Loyd Grossman with guests ballet dancer Peter Schaufuss and chef David Wilson.
A Union Pictures production for BBCtv
A comic slice of Merseyside life by Carla Lane.
The Boswell boys are in love.
Director/Producer Robin Nash (R)
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A comedy series. At the Glasgow Wild West Society's rodeo, one-eyed Jake explains how he got his nickname and the cowboys tame a wild bronco. With
Suzy Aitchison , Frances Dodge , Mike Hayley , Lewis Macleod ,
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With Martyn Lewis. Regional News
Weather Bernard Davey
Last in a series of personal documentaries.
Hard Lives, Empty Days. Brought up in the slums of Glasgow and written off by society, Jimmy Boyle lost his childhood to crime and violence. At 9 he spent his first night in confinement. From the age of 22, as the result of a murder conviction, he spent 15 years in prison. Since his release he has worked with young people and emerged as a talented writer and sculptor. Boyle asks whether the present generation will be the first to seek out the talent and potential that lies neglected in cities faced with problems of joblessness, boredom, drugs and Aids. Producer Mark Harrison
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A place in the semi-finals is at stake for the teams from Sheffield and Glasgow. Angela Rippon and Charles Nove introduce the action from Blackpool's Tower Ballroom including, in a cabaret display, the fabulous World Professional Segue (dance medley) champions, Marcus and Karen Hilton. Producer Simon Betts
World of Trouble. When a new weapon invented to help fight crime in Miami is stolen, Crockett and Tubbs discover that there is a new generation of criminals operating in the city.
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A series of six programmes about people in their 50s.
4: Living through the Menopause A number of women talk about their own very different experiences of the menopause. They describe the physical signs and how they deal with them and the more subtle emotional feelings which often occur at this time of change. The programme looks at how the menopause and mid-life can be a positive stage for women, a time for reassessment which can open up fresh opportunities. Producer Mary Fourt
Series producer Tony Matthews
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