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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 Laurie Mayer.
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.
9 CEEFAX BREAKFAST SERVICE: call up page 400 on teletext.

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Burden
Unknown: Nicholas Witchell
Unknown: Laurie Mayer.

: Daytime UK

Presented by Adrian Mills in Manchester and Alan Titchmarsh and Judi Spiers in Birmingham.

Contributors

Presented By: Adrian Mills
Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh
Unknown: Judi Spiers

: 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

Dr Eva Jacobs joins
Adrian Mills and Debi Jones to answer your health queries.
Telephone [number removed].

Contributors

Unknown: Dr Eva Jacobs
Unknown: Adrian Mills
Unknown: Debi Jones

: News

Regional News and Weather

: Playdays

Introduced by Simon Parkin.
The Playbus stops at the Patch Stop which is on a ferry in Strangford Lough , Northern Ireland. Today's story is
Rumbly and Tumbly by Brian Jameson. With
Vanessa Amberleigh and Tim Loane.

Contributors

Introduced By: Simon Parkin.
Unknown: Strangford Lough
Unknown: Brian Jameson.
Unknown: Vanessa Amberleigh
Unknown: Tim Loane.

: Bump

Cartoon. (R)

: People Today

More from Debi Jones and Adrian Mills. Plus Playtime - ways to amuse the kids (or yourself) re-using everyday household scraps.

Contributors

Unknown: Debi Jones
Unknown: Adrian Mills.

: News

Regional News and Weather

: Kilroy

Topical discussion with Robert Kilroy-Silk .

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Kilroy-Silk

: Before Noon

Conversation with Judi Spiers and Adrian Mills. Plus Alan
Titchmarsh reveals the winner of today's Brainwave quiz.

Contributors

Unknown: Judi Spiers
Unknown: Adrian Mills.

: News

Regional News and Weather

: Rosemary Conley's Diet and Fitness Club

Thousands of people are feeling the benefit of the Action Pack diet and today there is more advice on how to achieve a healthy lifestyle.

: Scene Today

Presented by Judi Spiers and Alan Titchmarsh.

Contributors

Presented By: Judi Spiers
Presented By: Alan Titchmarsh.

: One O'Clock News

With Philip Hayton.
Weather John Kettley

Contributors

Unknown: Philip Hayton.
Unknown: John Kettley

: Neighbours

Des reveals all. Lee has to make her mind up. Henry comes to a decision about Bron.
(For cast see Monday. Repeated at
5.35pm)
● CEEFAX SUBTITLES

: Going for Gold

Quiz hosted by Henry Kelly.

Contributors

Unknown: Henry Kelly.

: Girl Crazy

Starring
Mickey Rooney
Judy Garland
Exiled to a men-only college, student playboy Danny still finds a beautiful girl to pursue. With a classic Gershwin score. With Tommy Dorsey andhis Orchestra.
Director Norman Taurog
0 FILMS: pages 29-35

Contributors

Unknown: Mickey Rooney
Unknown: Judy Garland
Unknown: Tommy Dorsey
Director: Norman Taurog
Danny Churchill Jr: Mickey Rooney
Ginger Gray: Judy Garland
Bud Livermore: Gils Tratton
Henry Lathrop: Robert E Strickland
'Rags': Rags' Ragland
Speciality: June Allyson

: Dooby's Duck Truck

Introduced by Andi Peters.
Dooby races to the airport to give Delroy a surprise welcome. Producer David Crichton

Contributors

Introduced By: Andi Peters.
Producer: David Crichton

: Gordon the Gopher

Starring Gordon the Gopher and Phillip Schofield.
Gordon receives a threat: that he will not work in television again! With Paul Smith ,
Norman Beaton , Sue Devaney and the voice of Hugh Dennis. Producer Claire Winyard
Executive producer Christopher Pilkington

Contributors

Unknown: Phillip Schofield.
Unknown: Paul Smith
Unknown: Norman Beaton
Unknown: Sue Devaney
Unknown: Hugh Dennis.
Producer: Claire Winyard
Producer: Christopher Pilkington

: Jimbo and the Jet Set

Cartoon about a plane. (R)

: My Friend Walter

Written by Michael Morpurgo. Part 4 told for Jackanory by Miranda Richardson. (R) • PICTURE STORY: page 71

Contributors

Written By: Michael Morpurgo.
Unknown: Miranda Richardson.

: Fantastic Max

Cartoon about a toddler. (R)

: Billy Webb's Amazing Story: 5

Children's drama in six parts based on characters created by Andrew Davies and written by Steve Attridge.
There is something odd about Billy's bike.
Producer Angela Beeching Director John Smith

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew Davies
Written By: Steve Attridge.
Producer: Angela Beeching
Director: John Smith
Billy Webb: Scott Riley
Trotman: Mike Walling
Mrs Webb: Sue Porrett
Mr Webb: Brian Hall
Linda: Fleur Taylor
Mrs Peasgood: Gil Brailey
PC Griffiths: Roy Holder
Bike shop man: C J Allen
TV presenter: Rob Curling
Ginger: Damian Williams
Bullwinkel: Glenn Lee
Ratkin: Graeme Hawley
Scott: Rory McNicholl
Winston: Sean Carnegie
Anita: Anna Williams
Nigel: Raymond Butcher
Annette: Phyllis Osie

: Newsround

The news for children.

: Blue Peter

Diane Goes Dutch. Diane-
Louise Jordan is out on the case in the Netherlands with Europe's only animal police force. She discovers the unusual methods the Dutch use to catch wildlife smugglers and takes a trip to the world's only parrot retirement home. With Yvette Fielding and John Leslie. 0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Louise Jordan
Unknown: John Leslie.

: Neighbours

* CEEFAX SUBTITLES

: Six O'Clock News

With Anna Ford and Andrew Harvey.
Weather Michael Fish

Contributors

Unknown: Anna Ford
Unknown: Andrew Harvey.

: Top of the Pops

Introduced by Anthea Turner. Director/Producer Paul Ciani
0 SIMULTANEOUS BROADCAST: with Radio 1.
● MAGAZINE: for the latest charts and pop news, get Number One every
Wednesday, 55p from newsagents.

Contributors

Introduced By: Anthea Turner.
Producer: Paul Ciani

: EastEnders

Arthur and Diane both have plans for Mark and he'll have to choose between them.
This week's episodes written by Tony Jordan
Producer Richard Bramall Director Charles Beeson
0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Diane Both
Written By: Tony Jordan
Producer: Richard Bramall
Director: Charles Beeson
Dot: June Brown
Ken: Ian Redford
Disa: Jan Graveson
Diane: Sophie Lawrence
Frank: Mike Reid
Eddie: Michael Melia
John: Paddy Joyce
Colin: David McAlister
Nigel: Alan Gilchrist
Pauline: Wendy Richard
Arthur: Bill Treacher
Michelle: Susan Tully
Kathy: Gillian Taylforth
Etta: Jacqui Gordon-Lawrence
Celestine: Leroy Golding
Clyde: Steven Woodcock
Lloyd: Garey Bridges
Hattie: Michelle Gayle
Phil: Steve McFadden
Grant: Ross Kemp
Sharon: Letitia Dean
Sam: Danniella Westbrook
Ricky: Sid Owen
Mark: Todd Carty
Rob: Simon Tyrrell
Disco girl: Cathy Murphy
Carl: Peter Gunn
Mr Metcalfe: Ron Flanagan

: Tomorrow's World

This week: why a new boat is being deliberately capsized in wintry seas off Aberdeen, and Bob Symes goes racing at the supermarket. With Judith Hann , Howard Stableford,
Peter Macann and Kate Bellingham. Producer Cynthia Page Editor Dana Purvis

Contributors

Unknown: Bob Symes
Unknown: Judith Hann
Unknown: Peter MacAnn
Unknown: Kate Bellingham.
Editor: Dana Purvis

: The Brittas Empire

A comedy series written by Richard Fegen and Andrew Norriss.
Starring Chris Barrie
Brittas investigates a case of staff pilfering.
Director/Producer Mike Stephens * COMEDY: page 4
• CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Written By: Richard Fegen
Written By: Andrew Norriss.
Unknown: Chris Barrie
Producer: Mike Stephens
Gordon Brittas: Chris Barrie
Tim: Russell Porter
Gavin: Tim Marriott
Linda: Jill Greenacre
Colin: Michael Burns
Laura JULIA: St John
Angie: Andree Bernard
Carole: Harriet Thorpe
Danny: Jake Abraham
Mandy: Joanne Heywood
Helen: Philippa Haywood
DrGrey: Steve Edwin

: Nine O'Clock News

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

Contributors

Unknown: Martyn Lewis.

: Open All Hours

A classic comedy by Roy Clarke.
Starring Ronnie Barker David Jason
Lynda Baron
Pedal-weary Granville has trouble persuading Arkwright to buy a delivery van - that is until Arkwright develops a 'passionate' interest in the idea.
Producer Sydney Lotterby (R)

Contributors

Comedy By: Roy Clarke.
Unknown: Ronnie Barker
Unknown: David Jason
Unknown: Lynda Baron
Unknown: Pedal-Weary Granville
Producer: Sydney Lotterby
Arkwright: Ronnie Barker
Granville: David Jason
Nurse Gladys Emmanuel: Lynda Baron
Harper: George Innes
Eva: Juliet Cooke
Mrs Burns: Jean Heywood
Mrs Ellis: Barbara Keogh
Freddie: Harry Markham

: Question Time

Peter Sissons presents live discussion and debate from the Barbican Centre, London. Among his guests sitting around the Q-shaped table are Conservative minister
Angela Rumbold , MP, and Amstrad head, Alan Sugar. Producer Mark McDonald Editor James Hogan
0 AUDIENCE: if you would like to be in the programme audience, send a large sae to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Sissons
Unknown: Angela Rumbold
Unknown: Alan Sugar.
Producer: Mark McDonald
Editor: James Hogan

: Don't Look Now

Nicolas Roeg 's chilling supernatural thriller adapted from Daphne du Maurier's short story.
Starring Donald Sutherland Julie Christie
Following the tragic drowning of their young daughter, John and Laura Baxter go to Venice - he to work, she to recuperate. They meet two sisters, one of whom is blind and disturbingly tells Laura she can communicate with the dead child. The young couple subsequently become involved in a series of bizarre happenings that can only lead to tragedy.
* FILMS: pages 29-35 * CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Nicolas Roeg
Unknown: Donald Sutherland
Unknown: Julie Christie
Unknown: Laura Baxter
John Baxter: Donald Sutherland
Laura Baxter: Julie Christie
Heather: Hilary Mason
Wendy: Clelia Matania
Bishop Barbarrigo: Massimo Serato
Inspector Longhi: Renato Scarpa
Workman: Giorgio Trestini
Hotel manager: Leopoldo Trieste
Anthony Babbage: David Tree
Mandy Babbage: Ann Rye

: Weather









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