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: BBC Breakfast News

6.30-6.55
Business Breakfast
Business and financial news from Paul Burden and Fiona
Foster. Followed at 7.00am by the morning news programme with Nicholas Witchell and Jill Dando.
News every quarter hour. Business news:
7.12, 7.40, 8.12, 8.40.
Sport: 7.23, 7.50, 8.23, 8.50. Weather, regional and traffic news:
6.55, 7.25, 7.55, 8.25.

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Burden
Unknown: Nicholas Witchell
Unknown: Jill Dando.

: Daytime UK

With Adrian Mills in Manchester and Judi Spiers and Tim Grundy in Birmingham.

Contributors

Unknown: Judi Spiers
Unknown: Tim Grundy

: News

Regional News and Weather

: Brainwave

Quiz hosted by Andy Craig.

Contributors

Unknown: Andy Craig.

: Dish of the Day

With Rosemary Moon. 0 FOOD: page 15

Contributors

Unknown: Rosemary Moon.

: People Today

From Manchester with Adrian Mills
and Debi Jones.
Transform a room in a morning - that's the challenge facing reporter Mairi Maciver and an interior design expert.

Contributors

Unknown: Adrian Mills
Unknown: Debi Jones.
Reporter: Mairi MacIver

: Playdays

Introduced by Simon Parkin.
The Playbus stops today at the Playground Stop. The children try floating bottle tops and spoons. Today's story is
Grumpy Court Jester by Angela Neville. With Dave Benson
Phillips, Liz Watts and Jane Eve.

Contributors

Introduced By: Simon Parkin.
Unknown: Angela Neville.
Unknown: Dave Benson
Unknown: Liz Watts

: Rupert

Cartoon. (R)

: People Today

Including at

: Health UK

Martyn Lewis finds out how magician John Wade has learnt to cope with arthritis - the biggest cause of disability in the UK. Plus the latest news on the live house transformation challenge. Director Carol Jones Producer Rhys John
A Prospect Pictures production for BBCtv • HEALTH: page 12

Contributors

Unknown: John Wade
Director: Carol Jones
Producer: Rhys John

: Kilroy

With Robert Kilroy-Silk .

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Kilroy-Silk

: Before Noon

Tim Grundy reveals today's Brainwave winner. With Judi Spiers and Adrian Mills.

Contributors

Unknown: Tim Grundy
Unknown: Judi Spiers
Unknown: Adrian Mills.

: Rosemary Conley's Diet and Fitness Club

Lose weight, tone up and become fitter and healthier.

: Scene Today

Tim Grundy joins Judi Spiers and Alan Titchmarsh in Birmingham with a guide to what's new in his Video File.

Contributors

Unknown: Tim Grundy
Unknown: Judi Spiers
Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh

: One O'Clock News

With Philip Hayton. Weather Bill Giles

Contributors

Unknown: Philip Hayton.
Unknown: Bill Giles

: Neighbours

There's a surprising winner of the cake competition.
(For cast see Monday. Repeated at
5.35pm)
• CEEFAX SUBTITLES

: Going for Gold

Quiz hosted by Henry Kelly.

Contributors

Unknown: Henry Kelly.

: Dixie: Changing Habits

starring
Suzanne Pleshette
When a refined New Orleans
'madam' is sentenced to 90 days in a convent, all 'heaven' breaks loose.
Screenplay by John Considine Director George Englund • FILMS: pages 21-25

Contributors

Unknown: Suzanne Pleshette
Play By: John Considine
Dixie Cabot: Suzanne Pleshette
Sister Eugenio: Cloris Leachman
Tony Marckesso: Kenneth McMillan
Steven Moss: John Considine
Sister Agnes: Geraldine Fitzgerald

: Bitsa

Introduced by Andi Peters
Caitlin Easterby and Simon Pascoe recycle household junk. With children from
Bredgar Church of England
Primary School, Kent and, the voice of Dave Benson Phillips. Producer Peter Charlton
Series producer Jane Tarleton
0 INFORMATION: for a Bitsa fact sheet send a large A4 sae to: Bitsa[address removed]

Contributors

Introduced By: Andi Peters
Introduced By: Caitlin Easterby
Introduced By: Simon Pascoe
Unknown: Dave Benson Phillips.
Producer: Peter Charlton
Producer: Jane Tarleton

: Hokey Wolf

Cartoon. Fast-talking Hokey Wolf is full of fun. (R)

: The Way to Sattin Shore

Written by Philippa Pearce. Part 2 told for Jackanory by Helena Bonham Carter.

Contributors

Written By: Philippa Pearce.
Unknown: Helena Bonham Carter.

: Quick Draw McGraw

Cartoon.

: Now Then

A six-part series which brings our ancestors to life.
5: Village of Shadows. On the site of a Saxon village in Yorkshire, Paul Birkbeck meets his friends the Time
Children, while Tony Gregory learns the shadowy secrets of the biggest archaeological dig in Britain.
Director Roderick Graham Producer David Collison
A Third Eye production for B8Ctv

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Birkbeck
Unknown: Tony Gregory
Director: Roderick Graham
Producer: David Collison

: Newsround

The news for children.

: Grange Hill

A 20-part drama series set in a London school.
3: Mrs Monroe heads the green campaign but Mr Griffiths finds it difficult to co-ordinate plans for a bottle bank delivery.
Episode written by Kay Trainor Producer Albert Barber
Director Riitta-Leena Lynn
(Part 4 on Friday at 5.10pm) 0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Mrs Monroe
Unknown: Mr Griffiths
Written By: Kay Trainor
Producer: Albert Barber
Director: Riitta-Leena Lynn

: Neighbours

• CEEFAX SUBTITLES

: Six O'Clock News

With Peter Sissons and Anna Ford.
Weather John Kettley

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Sissons
Unknown: Anna Ford.
Unknown: John Kettley

: Holiday 91

Tonight kicks off the Radio Times/Holiday 91 competition. For three weeks there'll be three villas in three dream destinations for you to win starting with third prize - a luxury villa for six in Tuscany. Watch out for second and first prizes in subsequent weeks. But, if you don't win,
Yugoslavia's Riviera is worth a thought. Bill Buckley checks value for money in Budva. And don't holidays mean someone else does the cooking? Kathy Tayler finds it can be fun at the Ballymaloe Cookery
School. Presented by Anne Gregg and Eamonn Holmes. Series producer Patricia Houlihan
0 INFORMATION: sae to, [address removed].
9 INFO-LINE: 0[number removed](calls cost 33p per minute off-peak and 44p per minute at all other times) • COVER STORY: page 16
• SUPPLEMENT: win a luxury villa - pages 39-54
P PICTURE STORY: page 57 • CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Bill Buckley
Unknown: Kathy Tayler
Presented By: Anne Gregg
Presented By: Eamonn Holmes.

: EastEnders

Mark wants to tell his parents his secret but Diane's not sure that's the right thing to do.
This week's episodes written by Gerry Huxham
Producer Richard Bramall Director Stephen Butcher 0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Written By: Gerry Huxham
Producer: Richard Bramall
Director: Stephen Butcher
Mark: Todd Carty
Diane: Sophie Lawrence
Disa: Jan Graveson
Dot Cotton: June Brown
Frank: Mike Reid
Pat: Pam St Clement
Pauline: Wendy Richard
Arthur: Bill Treacher
Michelle: Susan Tully
Clyde: Steven Woodcock
Ph: Steve McFadden
Grant: Ross Kemp
Sharon: Letitia Dean
Ricky: Sid Owen
Eddie: Michael Melia
Kathy: Gilllan Taylforth
Ian: Adam Woodyatt
Brenda: Eve Shickle
Mr Blackburn: Richard Kane
Pete: Peter Dean
Social worker: Julie McDonald
Mrs Warren: Paddy Navin
Jason: George Russo
Receptionist: Brenda Dowsett

: Dad's Army

A classic comedy about the Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard, by Jimmy Perry and David Croft. With
Arthur Lowe , John Le Mesurier, Clive Dunn , John Laurie , James Beck and Arnold Ridley. Producer David Croft (R) 0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Jimmy Perry
Unknown: David Croft.
Unknown: Arthur Lowe
Unknown: Clive Dunn
Unknown: John Laurie
Unknown: James Beck
Unknown: Arnold Ridley.
Producer: David Croft

: A Question of Sport

David Coleman tests the stars.
On Bill Beaumont 's team are:
Martine Le Moignan , former world squash champion and Mark Wright , Derby
County and England defender: On Ian Botham 's team are:
Peter Elliott , Olympic
1500m silver medallist and Nick Skelton , showjumping's former European Champion. Executive producer Mike Adley 0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: David Coleman
Unknown: Bill Beaumont
Unknown: Martine Le Moignan
Unknown: Mark Wright
Unknown: Ian Botham
Unknown: Peter Elliott
Unknown: Nick Skelton
Producer: Mike Adley

: Nine O'Clock News

With Michael Buerk.
Regional News
Weather John Kettley
• CEEFAX SUBTITLES (news only)

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk.

: Spender

A series about an undercover detective working in his native Newcastle.
Starring
Jimmy Nail
Half a Ton of Heartaches Spender is instructed to investigate the suspicious death of an oil rig worker whose body has been washed up on the Northumbrian coast. PatelSr ASHIQ
Episode written by Jimmy Nail Producer Martin McKeand Director Roger Bamford 0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Jimmy Nail
Written By: Jimmy Nail
Director: Roger Bamford
Spender: Jimmy Nail
Stick: Sammy Johnson
Alfie: Stuart McGugan
SuptYelland: Paul Greenwood
Sergeant Dan Boyd: Berwick Kaler
Albie Sloeman: Clive Russell
Supt George Ellis: Christian Rooska
Frances: Denise Welch
Laura: Dawn Winlow
Kate: Lynn Harrison
Milne: Ken Sharrock
Taplow: David Napthine
Stonker: James Bate
Police Sergeant: Les Wild
Diane: Lisa Clarkson
Tommy: Bill Speed
Rigger: Jim Killeen

: Film 91 with Barry Norman

Clint Eastwood ,
Gerard Depardieu ,
Gene Hackman , Derek Jacobi and Charlie Sheen kick off a new series of Britain's premier film review programme. With a special report on the current state of the British film industry and the latest movie news.
Director Shaun Williams
Producer Bruce Thompson
0 BARRY NORMAN: page 21

Contributors

Unknown: Clint Eastwood
Unknown: Gerard Depardieu
Unknown: Gene Hackman
Unknown: Derek Jacobi
Unknown: Charlie Sheen
Director: Shaun Williams
Producer: Bruce Thompson

: Southern Comfort

I Starring
I Keith Carradine
Powers Boothe
The Weekend Warriors of the Louisiana National Guard set off on an exercise deep in treacherous swampland. But a tragic mix-up results in violent death, and a relentless chase.
Director Walter Hill
0 FILMS: pages 21.25

Contributors

Unknown: Keith Carradine
Director: Walter Hill
Spencer: Keith Carradine
Hardin: Powers Boothe
Reece: Fred Ward
Stuckey: Lewis Smith
Casper: Les Lannom
Poole: Peter Coyote

: Weather









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