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: BBC Breakfast News

6.30-6.55
Business Breakfast
Business and financial news from Paul Burden and Jackie Hardgrave. Followed at
7.00am by the morning news programme 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, 7.50. 8.23, 8.50. Weather, regional and traffic news:
6.55, 7.25, 7.55, 8.25.
CEEFAX BREAKFAST SERVICE: call up page 400 on teletext.

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Burden
Unknown: Jackie Hardgrave.
Unknown: Laurie Mayer
Unknown: Jill Dando.

: Daytime UK

With Alan Titchmarsh and Judi Spiers in Birmingham, Adrian Mills and Debi Jones in Manchester.

Contributors

Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh
Unknown: Judi Spiers
Unknown: Adrian Mills
Unknown: Debi Jones

: News

Regional News and Weather

: Brainwave

Quiz presented by Andy Craig.

Contributors

Presented By: Andy Craig.

: Dish of the Day

With Rosemary Moon.

Contributors

Unknown: Rosemary Moon.

: People Today

Adrian Mills and Debi Jones from Manchester. For answers to your questions on pets, ring [number removed].

Contributors

Unknown: Debi Jones

: News

Regional News and Weather

: Playdays

Introduced by Simon Parkin.
The Playbus stops at the Tent Stop. Today's story is Princess Tilly and the Baby Dragon by Eileen Doyle. With
Ricky Diamond , Sue Monroe , Robert Hopkins and Vicky Avery.

Contributors

Introduced By: Simon Parkin.
Unknown: Eileen Doyle.
Unknown: Ricky Diamond
Unknown: Sue Monroe
Unknown: Robert Hopkins
Unknown: Vicky Avery.

: Bump

A cartoon about an elephant. Bump has something very special, which he shares with all his friends. Narrated by Simon Cadell. (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Simon Cadell.

: People Today

Younger viewers have their say in Children Today with Martin Duffy.

Contributors

Unknown: Martin Duffy.

: News

Regional News and Weather

: Kilroy

More topical discussion.

: Before Noon

With Judi Spiers and Adrian Mills. Alan Titchmarsh reveals the winner of today's
Brainwave quiz question.

Contributors

Unknown: Judi Spiers
Unknown: Adrian Mills.
Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh

: News

Regional News and Weather

: Travel Show Extra

A mini guide to Giant's
Causeway in Northern Ireland, and John Thirlwell reports from Alghero, Sardinia.
Presented by Penny Junor .

Contributors

Unknown: John Thirlwell
Presented By: Penny Junor

: Scene Today

Judi Spiers and Alan Titchmarsh are joined by Simon Potter with news and gossip from his Showbiz File.

Contributors

Unknown: Judi Spiers
Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh
Unknown: Simon Potter

: One O'Clock News

With Philip Hayton.
Weather Suzanne Charlton

Contributors

Unknown: Philip Hayton.
Unknown: Suzanne Charlton

: Neighbours

Working late at night places Madge in danger.
(For cast see Monday. Repeated at 5.35pm)
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: Honky Tonk

Starring
Clark Gable
Lana Turner
Con-man 'Candy' Johnson's plans to conquer the gold rush town of Honky Tonk receive a lady's unexpected aid.
Director Jack Conway
• FILMS: pages 29.34

Contributors

Unknown: Clark Gable
Unknown: Lana Turner
Director: Jack Conway
'Candy' Johnson: Clark Gable
Elizabeth Cotton: Lana Turner
Judge Cotton: Frank Morgan
'Gold Dust' Nelson: Claire Trevor
Mrs Varner: Majorie Main
Brazos Hearn: Albert Dekker
Daniel Wells: Henry O'Neill
Sniper: Chill Wills
Pearl: Veda Ann Borg
Governor Wilson: Douglas Wood

: Lifeline

Desmond Wilcox appeals on behalf of the Hearing Dogs for the Deaf.
0 DONATIONS: see page 42

Contributors

Unknown: Desmond Wilcox

: The Stork's Holiday

An MGM classic cartoon.

: Corners

Introduced by Andi Peters.
How do we know what dinosaurs look like? How do computers work? And why do we go dizzy when we spin round? Presented by Simon Davies and Sophie Aldred with Jo Korna.
Director Rowan Newby Producer Alison Stewart
0 QUESTIONS: send your questions to Comers. BBCtv. London W 12 7RJ.

Contributors

Introduced By: Andi Peters.
Presented By: Simon Davies
Presented By: Sophie Aldred
Unknown: Jo Korna.
Director: Rowan Newby
Producer: Alison Stewart

: Jackanory Silver Stories

Mr Gobble Garden written and told by Griff Rhys Jones. Mr Gobble was extremely proud of his garden, that is, until Gerald poked his nose in.

Contributors

Told By: Griff Rhys Jones.
Told By: Mr Gobble

: Fantastic Max

A cartoon adventure series.
Cosmo helps Max to find FX and AB who have been sold in a market place. (R)

: Take Two

Phillip Schofield presents the show that allows you your say. This month's in-depth report looks at youth programmes. Director Sally Fraser
Producer David Mercer
0 LETTERS: send letters and video views to Take Two. BBCtv, London W 12 7RJ 0 CHILDREN: pagel4

Contributors

Unknown: Phillip Schofield
Director: Sally Fraser
Producer: David Mercer

: Newsround Extra

The third programme in an exciting series which reports on stories behind the news.
Editor Nick Heathcote

Contributors

Editor: Nick Heathcote

: Grange Hill

The drama series set in a London school.
6: Brian gets worse but his mother tries to be cheerful.
Calley mentions Don to Mike by mistake - Georgina and Mike find a good deal to talk about. While Ted and Trev join the lunchtime enterprise culture, Max's advertising has been vandalised.
Episode written by Margaret Simpson Producer Albert Barber Director Richard Kelly 0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Written By: Margaret Simpson
Producer: Albert Barber
Director: Richard Kelly

: Neighbours

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: Six O'Clock News

With Peter Sissons and Moira Stuart.
Weather Michael Fish

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Sissons
Unknown: Moira Stuart.

: Wogan

Terry Wogan and guests live from the Television Theatre.

Contributors

Unknown: Terry Wogan

: Brush Strokes

A comedy series by John Esmonde and Bob Larbey. Starring
Karl Howman
Elizabeth Counsell
Elmo's wine bar opens to mixed reactions.
Director/Producer John B Hobbs (R) 0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: John Esmonde
Unknown: Bob Larbey.
Unknown: Karl Howman
Unknown: Elizabeth Counsell
Producer: John B Hobbs
Jacko: Karl Howman
Veronica: Elizabeth Counsell
Eric: Mike Walling
Jean: Nicky Croydon
Sandra: Jackie Lye
Elmo: Howard Lew Lewis
Lesley: Erika Hoffman
Giles: Adam Bareham
MrMurella: Sean Barrett
Mrs Morella: Joyce Grundy
Jimmy: Malcolm Scates
Lucia: Louise English
Vincente: Harry van Gorkum
Salvatore: Trevor Sellers

: Over My Dead Body

An American murder-mystery series. Starring
Edward Woodward
Jessica Lundy
Obits and Pieces. Dinner with the newspaper's new senior obituary writer gives Nikki more than indigestion when her companion is murdered and she is the chief suspect!
9 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Edward Woodward
Unknown: Jessica Lundy
Max Beckett: Edward Woodward
Nikki Page: Jessica Lundy
Wendy: Jill Tracy
Karl Garrett: Michael Gates
Dame Chalmers: John Furey
Det Mueller: Peter Looney

: Nine O'Clock News

With Martyn Lewis. Regional News
Weekend Weather
Michael Fish
& CEEFAX SUBTITLES (news only)

Contributors

Unknown: Martyn Lewis.

: The Boys from the Bush

NEW An anarchic, comic look at contemporary
Australia. Written by Douglas Livingstone. Starring Tim Healy
Chris Haywood
1: The Stuffed
Platypus Leslie , from Shepherd's Bush, visits his Uncle Reg in Melbourne. Reg and his
Australian partner, Dennis, run 'Melbourne Confidential' - the agency that takes on pretty well anything, as long as it makes money.
Producer Verity Lambert Director Robert Marchand
An Entertainment Media/Cinema Verity production for BBCtv W DRAMA: page 4
● PICTURE STORY: page 77 0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Written By: Douglas Livingstone.
Unknown: Tim Healy
Unknown: Chris Haywood
Unknown: Platypus Leslie
Producer: Verity Lambert
Director: Robert Marchand
Reg: Tim Healy
Dennis: Chris Haywood
Leslie: Mark Haddigan
Arlene: Nadine Garner
Doris: Pat Thomson
Delilah: Kris McQuade
Corrie: Kirsty Child
Beverly: Lisa Kelly
Maria: Gia Carrides
Robb: Bill Charlton
Kolyanis: Phillip Hinton
Daryl: Mervyn Drake
Purdie: Bruce Myles

: Kane and Abel

Jeffrey Archer 's international bestseller adapted for television in three parts. Starring
Peter Strauss
Sam Neill
1: 18 April 1902 -
William Kane and Abel Rosnovski are born on the same day but under vasjly different circumstances. Abel is the illegitimate son of a Polish peasant, Kane the heir to a Bostonian banking dynasty. While Abel suffers war and imprisonment before escaping to make his fortune in America, Kane enjoys the life of a wealthy socialite. The Wall Street Crash of 1929 brings them together and a lifelong vendetta begins.
Director Buzz Kulik (R) (Part 2 next Friday)
* PICTURE STORY: page 77 W CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Jeffrey Archer
Unknown: Peter Strauss
Unknown: Sam Neill
Unknown: William Kane
Unknown: Abel Rosnovski
Director: Buzz Kulik
Abel Rosnovski: Peter Strauss
William Kane: Sam Neill
Thaddeus Cohen: Ron Silver
David Osborne: David Dukes
Davis le Roy: Fred Gwynne
Richard Kane: Tom Roberts Byrd
Zofia Rosnovski: Alberta Watson
Matthew Lester: Reed Birney
George Nowak: Vyto Ruginis
Susan Lester: Jill Eikenberry
Allan Lloyd: Richard Anderson
Florentyna Rosnovski: Kate McNeil
Kate Kane: Veronica Hamel

: Weather









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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

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