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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.
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.
Weather: Francis Wilson.
Editor Bob Wheaton
0 CEEFAX BREAKFAST SERVICE: call up page 400 on teletext.

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Burden
Unknown: Nicholas Witchell
Unknown: Jill Dando.
Unknown: Francis Wilson.
Editor: Bob Wheaton

: Daytime UK

Presented by Judi Spiers and Tim Grundy in Birmingham, and Adrian Mills and Debi Jones in Manchester.

Contributors

Presented By: Judi Spiers
Presented By: Tim Grundy
Presented By: Adrian Mills
Presented By: Debi Jones

: News

Regional News and Weather

: Brainwave

Quiz hosted by Andy Craig. An Action Time production for BBCtv

Contributors

Unknown: Andy Craig.

: Dish of the Day

Prepared by Rosemary Moon. 0 FOOD: page 17

Contributors

Unknown: Rosemary Moon.

: People Today

Including Kitchen Call - the celebrity panel answer your queries on food and kitchen issues, on [number removed].

: News

Regional News and Weather

: Playdays

Introduced by Simon Parkin.
The Playbus is at the Why Bird Stop. Today's story is
The Unscary Spider by Dawn Cook. With Stuart Bradley and Ellie Darvill.
0 MAGAZINE: Playdays Magazine. 45p, on sale Wednesday from newsagents.

Contributors

Introduced By: Simon Parkin.
Unknown: Dawn Cook.
Unknown: Stuart Bradley
Unknown: Ellie Darvill.

: Bump

Cartoon about a clumsy elephant. Narrated by Simon Cadell. (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Simon Cadell.

: People Today

The second edition of the show about daily life.

: News

Regional News and Weather

: Kilroy

Another topical discussion with Robert Kilroy-Silk . A Kilroy production for BBCtv

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Kilroy-Silk

: Before Noon

Conversation with Judi Spiers and Adrian Mills , while
Tim Grundy reveals the winner of today's Brainwave quiz.

Contributors

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

: News

Regional News and Weather

: Wildlife Gems

Classic moments from the Natural History Unit archive, presented by Fergus Keeling. The Multitudes. An island crawling with crabs; a continent invaded by insects; a farm overrun by mice; and a town with too many birds.

Contributors

Presented By: Fergus Keeling.

: Scene Today

The daily entertainment show live from Pebble Mill studios.
Executive producer Olwyn Hocking Editor Steve Weddle

Contributors

Editor: Steve Weddle

: One O'Clock News

With Philip Hayton.
Weather Bernard Davey

Contributors

Unknown: Philip Hayton.
Unknown: Bernard Davey

: Neighbours

The winner of the gardening competition is announced.
0 DRAMA: page 12
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Contributors

Madge Bishop: Anne Charleston
Harold Bishop: Ian Smith
Henry Ramsay: Craig McLachlan
Jim Robinson: Alan Dale
Beverly Marshall: Shaunna O'Grady
Paul Robinson: Stefan Dennis
Helen Daniels: Anne Haddy
Des Clarke: Paul Keane
Mike Young: Guy Pearce
Jane Harris: Annie Jones
Todd Landers: Kristian Schmid
Katie Landers: Sally Jensen
Bronwyn Davies: Rachel Friend
Sharon Davies: Jessica Muschamp
Nick Page: Mark Stevens
Joe Mangel: Mark Little
Toby Mangel: Finn Greentree Keene
Kerry Bishop: Linda Hartley
Hilary: Anne Scott-Pendlebury
Matthew Robinson: Ashley Paske
Melissa Jarrett: Jade Amenta
Rev Richards: Anthony Fletcher
Melanie Pearson: Lucinda Cowden
Lucy Robinson: Sasha Close
Lee: Maree Akehurst

: Going for Gold

Henry Kelly introduces contestants from 18 European countries, competing for the title of European quiz champion.
Director John M A Lane Producer Kerensa Bunce
A Reg Grundy production for BBCtv

Contributors

Producer: Kerensa Bunce
Unknown: Reg Grundy

: Starsky and Hutch

The Trap. A ruthless criminal, determined to take revenge, plans a deadly snare for
Starsky (Paul Michael Glaser ) and Hutch (David Soul). (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Michael Glaser

: Head of the Class

American comedy series set in a classroom of gifted students. Viki in Love. Viki develops a crush on Charlie, but a confused Alan thinks that he is the object of her attentions.

Contributors

Charlie Moore: Howard Hesseman
Viki: Lara Piper
Alan: Ton Yodell
Dr Samuels: William G Schilling
Alex: Michael Delorenzo

: Bazaar

This week in the marketplace of ideas, nutrition expert Sally Ann Voak has slimming tips for a village called Fatfield in Tyne and Wear; fashion designer Janet Palmer , who rescues wardrobe throw-outs, shows how to save money; Clare Connery 's storecupboard cookery stops the cold war with frankfurters and chilli beans; and if your houseplants wilt, droop or drop, Dr Stefan Buczacki 's clinic is open for business.
Presented by Nerys Hughes. Director Andy Smith
Series producer Erica Griffiths
0 PROGRAMME NOTES: piease send a 17p A4 sae to Bazaar [address removed]* FOOD: page 16
0 PICTURE STORY: page 59

Contributors

Unknown: Sally Ann Voak
Designer: Janet Palmer
Unknown: Clare Connery
Unknown: Dr Stefan Buczacki
Presented By: Nerys Hughes.
Director: Andy Smith
Producer: Erica Griffiths

: Forget-Me-Not Farm

Introduced by Andi Peters and starting with Scarecrow and his friends find out that you should keep your eyes and ears open and watch out for the signs. With Mike Amatt and the voices of Bob Peck and Anna Carteret.
Producer Celia Bonner

Contributors

Introduced By: Andi Peters
Unknown: Mike Amatt
Unknown: Bob Peck
Unknown: Anna Carteret.
Producer: Celia Bonner

: Jimbo and the Jet Set

Cartoon about an aeroplane. (R)

: My Friend Walter

Written by Michael Morpurgo. Told for Jackanory in five daily parts by Miranda Richardson. 1: 'To the family
Throckmorton: you are invited to the Tower Hotel, London, on 14 July at noon.' When Bess attends the family reunion, she meets a most unusual relative.
Director Nel Romano
Producer Margie Barbour (R)

Contributors

Written By: Michael Morpurgo.
Unknown: Miranda Richardson.
Director: Nel Romano
Producer: Margie Barbour
Bess: Thea Redmond
Will: James Lance
Sir Walter Raleigh: Richard O'Callaghan

: New Adventures of Mighty Mouse

Cartoon. Scrappy and his friends go to the movies. (Repeat)

: Thundercats

Cartoon about super-hero cats.

: Newsround

The news programme for children with Roger Finn and Juliet Morris. Editor Nick Heathcote

Contributors

Unknown: Roger Finn
Unknown: Juliet Morris.
Editor: Nick Heathcote

: Blue Peter

Imagine being 10 years old and famous throughout the world for your incredible talent. Join the team as they step back 200 years to explore the legend of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart , perhaps the greatest musical genius of all time. Presented by Yvette Fielding, John Leslie and Diane-Louise Jordan. Producer John Comerford
Editor Lewis Bronze
0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Unknown: John Leslie
Unknown: Diane-Louise Jordan.

: Neighbours

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: Six O'Clock News

With Peter Sissons and Moira Stuart.
Weather John Kettley

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Sissons
Unknown: Moira Stuart.
Unknown: John Kettley

: Newsroom South East

Presented by Guy Michelmore and Louise Batchelor.
Editor Fiona Chesterton

Contributors

Presented By: Guy Michelmore
Presented By: Louise Batchelor.
Editor: Fiona Chesterton

: Wogan

Conversation and entertainment with Terry Wogan and his guests live from the Television Theatre.
Producer Jane O'Brien
Executive producer Peter Estall

Contributors

Unknown: Terry Wogan
Producer: Jane O'Brien
Producer: Peter Estall

: Watchdog

Last in the series. Consumer champions Lynn Faulds Wood and John Stapleton update the investigations and campaigns featured in the last 15 programmes, while reporters Sue Bishop and Bill Hanrahan return to the issues they have covered. Plus the grand finale of the Best of British competition, with the award being presented to the most durable and intriguing British-made domestic appliance. Editor Sarah Caplin
* COMPETITION: results of the Home Safety Competition are announced on tonight's programme. Details of the Watchdog/Radio Times Home Safety Survey will be published in next week's Radio Times.
● PICTURE STORY: page 59

Contributors

Unknown: John Stapleton
Unknown: Bill Hanrahan
Editor: Sarah Caplin

: May to December

A comedy series by Paul A Mendelson about romance across the generation gap. Starring
Anton Rodgers Lesley Dunlop
It's All in the Game. Zoe discovers her competitive spirit just when Alec thought his had safely evaporated.
Director Paul Harrison Producer Sharon Bloom
A Cinema Verity production for BBCtv 0 ANTON RODGERS'S KIND OF DAY: page 98
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Contributors

Unknown: Paul A Mendelson
Unknown: Anton Rodgers
Unknown: Lesley Dunlop
Director: Paul Harrison
Producer: Sharon Bloom
Unknown: Anton Rodgers'S
Alec Callender: Anton Rodgers
Zoe Angell: Lesley Dunlop
Miss Flood: Frances White
Hilary: Rebecca Lacey
Jamie Callender: Paul Venables
Zoe's mum: Kate Williams
Debbie: Chrissie Cotterill
Anthony: Alan Gilchrist
Roy: Paul Raynor
Sonia: Isabelle Lucas
Claire: Alison Reynolds
Laura: Chloe Andricopoulos

: Wildlife on One

Lifesize
Animals the size of jumbo jets, insects as big as your fist and creatures smaller than the letters on this page: they all live in worlds very different from our own.
David Attenborough discovers that if you change size, you literally enter a new dimension!
Producer Metinda Barker
Series producer Mike Beynon ● NATURE: page 8
● PICTURE STORY: page 59 ● CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: David Attenborough
Producer: Metinda Barker
Producer: Mike Beynon

: Nine O'Clock News

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

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk.

: Panorama

David Dimbleby presents analysis and discussion of the latest events in the Gulf.

Contributors

Presenter: David Dimbleby
Executive producer: Alexandra Henderson
Editor: Mark Thompson

: Match of the Day: the Road to Wembley

Highlights of one of tonight's FA Cup Fourth Round ties.

: The Rock 'n' Roll Years

1979: Britain elects its first woman Prime Minister and loses a great statesman. The news: workers rebel against the Government's pay policy, there's a nuclear accident at
Three Mile Island; the Ayatollah returns to Iran;
DC 10s are grounded; Skylab falls to earth; Generals Idi Amin and Somoza flee for their lives; disaster hits the Fastnet yacht race; and Russia j invades Afghanistan.
The music: Elvis Costello , j Earth, Wind and Fire, the ! Tourists, Tubeway Army, ! Specials AKA, and Police. Producer Rory Sheehan (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Idi Amin
Music: Elvis Costello
Producer: Rory Sheehan

: Advice Shop

The programme for consumers of welfare and public services.
A Problem Shared. All of us can feel worried or depressed.
For most people these feelings pass quickly. But what happens if they don't and you have no one to talk to, or nowhere to turn?
0 PROGRAMME NOTES: please send an A5 1 7p sae to Advice Shop [address removed]

: Weather









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