A cartoon about a girl and her dog. A game of cricket leads to underground adventures. (R)
Cartoon. A cricket who spent the summer playing the fiddle, is unprepared for winter. But the music-loving mole comes to her aid. (R)
An animated version of the classic children's story of Babar the elephant. When Zephir and Celeste have an accident, they soon find themselves battling out their trial in court.
Cheryl Baker introduces another series of her very own cookery and pop show. Twice as long and twice as much fun as before. Tune in to find out what's new in the kitchen.
Who are her Baker's dozen?
What is a kinderkookkafe?
Who are Yuk, Yum, Oops and Hiccup, and what delicious vegetable grows out of a heap of steaming straw? Live music comes from two Manchester bands the High and Temper Temper, plus Brother Beyond's latest video. Director Mick Dempsey
Producer Madeline Wiltshire 0 PICTURE STORY: page 35
More cartoon adventures in outer space. BraveStarr is the galaxy's toughest, fastest and bravest marshal. (R)
A special New Year edition of Going Live! with guests Ian Smith and Anne Charleston
(Harold and Madge from
Neighbours), Steve Wright and friends from Radio 1 and Darren Day from Clockwise with news of his new Going Live! game show. There are cartoon adventures with the Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles and The Raccoons, plus the latest videos, news, reviews and competitions. Presented by Phillip Schofield and Sarah Greene , featuring Trevor and Simon.
Editor Chris Bellinger
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With Suzanne Charlton.
Introduced by Desmond Lynam. Provisional Timetable
12.20 Football; 12.40 Racing
12.55 Football; 1.05 News
1.10 Racing; 1.25 Ski-ing
1.40 Racing; 1.55 Ice hockey
2.55 Cyclo-cross; 3.50 Football
4.00 Cricket; 4.40 Final Score
The Third Round on the road to Wembley for the FA Cup.
Cricket: Third Test
Australia v England
Highlights of the second day's play from Sydney.
Cardiff Devils v
Murrayfield Racers Heineken League from Cardiff. A repeat match between the two teams of last year's dramatic championship final. Commentary by Barry Davies and Red Imrie.
12.45 Philip Comes Novices Hurdle (2 3/4m)
1.15 Oldham Handicap Chase (3m)
1.45 Newton Steeplechase (2 1/2m)
Commentary by Peter O'Sullevan , Richard Pitman and Peter Scudamore.
General Portfolio National
Championships from Harlow in Essex. Commentary by Hugh Porter.
Men's Downhill Championship from Garmisch. Commentary by David Vine.
Producer Martin Hopkins Editor John Philips
With Philip Hayton.
Weather Suzanne Charlton
More adventures with the Australian airborne medics.
Johnnie Come Home. Two estranged brothers pretend not to know each other - why?
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Somewhere in Britain someone has a job for Anneka Rice that will need tons of public goodwill and generosity. Director Martin Head Producer Mike Ward
A Mentorn production for BBCtv
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A comedy series by Jeremy Lloyd and Paul Adam.
Newlyweds Fanny and Leclerc are sent to jail by the Germans for flying around in a bed attached to a balloon. Much to
Rene's horror, Edith decides to rescue them. But her plans are thwarted by a loose bedknob.
Director/Producer Mike Stephens * COMEDY: page 8
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Tonight Paul Daniels starts his new series with a 'big bang' and lands himself in quite a 'pickle', while Debbie McGee almost loses her head. Special guests are Las Vegas's favourite family, the Ashtons and from Canada's Cirque du Soleil, Amelie Demay and Eric Varelas.
Director/Producer Geoff Miles
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Something to Hide. A fashion show in Aix. A dead man on the steps of the casino and Danielle's cousin is accused.
But Bergerac promises to find the real killer.
Episode written by Cyril Williams Producer George Gallaccio Director Tony Dow 0 DRAMA: page 5
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With Michael Buerk.
Weather Suzanne Charlton
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The hour is late and the Nighthawk's back to fly the air waves in a special two-part episode, starring Gary Cole
A Switch in Time (Part 1). In the early hours of a San Francisco morning a woman becomes the victim of a hit-and-run driver. Over the next few days, Jack Killian 's fame results in a nightmare when all evidence points to him and he is charged with murder.
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Featuring highlights of three of the day's ties plus a comprehensive roundup from the most romantic Saturday of the football season - the Third Round of the FA Cup. Trevor Brooking joins Desmond Lynam in the studio. Commentary by John Motson, Barry Davies and Tony Gubba. Reporters Gerald Sinstadt and Ray Stubbs.
Series producer John Shrewsbury
Editor Brian Barwick
(Tomorrow - Match of the Day: the Road to Wembley, with live coverage of Crystal Palace v Nottingham Forest, at 3.00pm)
Billy Green Bush
Roaring up and down the Arizona highways, diminutive motorcycle cop
John Wintergreen dreams of becoming a detective.
When he discovers a corpse - apparently a suicide - 'Big
John' decides that it is, in fact, a murder. With his hunch proved correct he is promoted to detective, but is soon disillusioned when he finds the work far from glamorous.
Based on the novel by Robert Boris and Rupert Hitzig
Director James William Guercio 0 FILMS: pages 27-32
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