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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
● 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

Judi Spiers and Tim Grundy in Birmingham, and Adrian Mills and Debi Jones in Manchester take a lively look at the day.

Contributors

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

: Brainwave

From Liverpool, Andy Craig presents the quiz which challenges the public and experts alike.
An Action Time production for BBCtv

Contributors

Unknown: Andy Craig

: Dish of the Day

With Rosemary Moon. 0 FOOD: page 17

Contributors

Unknown: Rosemary Moon.

: People Today

Adrian Mills and Debi Jones share information, news and views across the United
Kingdom. Including Kitchen Call on [number removed].

Contributors

Unknown: Adrian Mills
Unknown: Debi Jones

: Children's BBC Playdays

Introduced by Simon Parkin.
The Playbus stops today at the Why Bird Stop. Stuart Bradley and the Why Bird recycle their old newspapers and make a Playdays mobile. Today's story, Why Bird Visits Radio 5, is written by Mark Pickett. With Ellie Darvill.
● MAGAZINE: Playdays Magazine. 45p. on sale Wednesday from newsagents.

Contributors

Introduced By: Simon Parkin.
Unknown: Stuart Bradley
Written By: Mark Pickett.
Unknown: Ellie Darvill.

: Bump

Cartoon about an elephant. (R)

: People Today

A second edition of the show about daily life.

: Kilroy

Topical discussion presented by Robert Kilroy-Silk . A Kilroy production for BBCtv

Contributors

Presented By: 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

: Wildlife Gems

Classic moments from the Natural History Unit archive presented by Fergus Keeling. Against All Odds. Wildebeest herds confronted by rivers, penguins riding on surf, and newly-hatched goslings that jump off cliffs.

Contributors

Presented By: Fergus Keeling.

: Scene Today

The daily entertainment show live from the Pebble Mill studios. Presented by Judi Spiers and Tim Grundy. Executive producer Olwyn Hocking Editor Steve Weddle

Contributors

Presented By: Judi Spiers
Presented By: Tim Grundy.
Editor: Steve Weddle

: One O'Clock News

With Philip Hayton. Weather Bill Giles

Contributors

Unknown: Philip Hayton.
Unknown: Bill Giles

: Neighbours

Who is the person writing to Dear George ... and why?
0 STEFAN DENNIS 'S KIND OF DAY: page 98
0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Stefan Dennis
Madge Bishop: Anne Charleston
Harold Bishop: Ian Smith
Jim Robinson: Alan Dale
Beverly Marshall: Shaunna O'Grady
Paul Robinson: Stefan Dennis
Helen Daniels: Anne Haddy
Des Clarke: Paul Keane
Todd Landers: Kristian Schmid
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 Robinson: Anne Scott-Pendlebury
Matthew Robinson: Ashley Paske
Melissa Jarrett: Jade Amenta
Melanie Pearson: Lucinda Cowden
Lee: Maree Akehurst
Lucy: Sasha Close
Cody Willis: Anita Frid
Lochy: Amber Kilpatrick
Deborah Turner: Daisy Cameron
Gloria: Beverley Phillips

: Going for Gold

Quiz hosted by Henry Kelly. Director John M A Lane
Producer Kerensa Bunce
A Reg Grundy production for BBCtv

Contributors

Unknown: Henry Kelly.
Producer: Kerensa Bunce
Unknown: Reg Grundy

: Starsky and Hutch

Starsky and Hutch Are Guilty When Starsky (Paul Michael Glaser) and Hutch (David
Soul) are reported for assault and word goes out that they are on the take, the two cops are suspended from duty. (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Michael

: Radio Times/Holiday91 Competition

Dreaming of a place in the sun of your own? This year's competition offers you the chance to win just that. The prizes on offer are a two-week time-share for life in a villa in the Portuguese Algarve; a two-week holiday for four people in Barbados; and a two-week holiday for six in a farmhouse in Tuscany. Anne Gregg and Kathy Tayler give you a glimpse of these extravagant prizes and Eamonn Holmes provides the clues that could make your dreams come true.
Producer Jean Macfarlane
Series producer Patricia Houlihan ● COMPETITION: page 52

Contributors

Unknown: Anne Gregg
Unknown: Kathy Tayler
Unknown: Eamonn Holmes
Producer: Jean MacFarlane
Producer: Patricia Houlihan

: Bazaar

Join Nerys Hughes in the marketplace of ideas to save you time, effort and, above all, money around the home. Director Tina Fletcher
Senes producer Erica Griffiths
* PROGRAMME NOTES: please send a 17p A4 sae to [address removed]
0 FAMILY MATTERS: page 26

Contributors

Unknown: Nerys Hughes
Director: Tina Fletcher
Producer: Erica Griffiths

: Children's BBC Forget-Me-Not Farm

Introduced by Andi Peters and starting with Forget-Me-Not Farm Scarecrow and the crows,
Dandelion and Burdock, all live on Forget-Me-Not Farm. Today Scarecrow is fed up with standing in the rain but Trundle the Tractor and Portly the Pig like splashing in the mud. 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

: The Nosebush

An award-winning animation by 17-year-old Paula Metcalf about a gardener. (R)

Contributors

Unknown: Paula Metcalf

: The Princess and the Goblin

Written by George MacDonald. Told for jackanory by Jane Asher in five daily parts.
1: Princess Irene is never allowed out after dark.
Director Christine Secombe
Executive producer Angela Beeching 0 PICTURE STORY: page 59

Contributors

Written By: George MacDonald.
Unknown: Jane Asher
Director: Christine Secombe
Producer: Angela Beeching

: New Adventures of Mighty Mouse

Cartoon. Will Mighty Mouse save Pearl Pureheart? (R)

: Thundercats

Cartoon super-hero adventures.

: Newsround

The news programme for children with Roger Finn and Juliet Morris. Editor Nick Heathcote ● CHILDREN: page 8

Contributors

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

: Blue Peter

Magazine programme for children presented by Yvette Fielding, John Leslie and Diane-Louise Jordan.
BOOK: The Blue Peter Green Book, £4.99. from retailers.
CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Presenter: Yvette Fielding
Presenter: John Leslie
Presenter: Diane-Louise Jordan
Producer: Oliver MacFarlane
Editor: Lewis Bronze

: Neighbours

● CEEFAX SUBTITLES

: Six O'Clock News

With Peter Sissons and Moira Stuart.
Weather Michael Fish

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Sissons
Unknown: Moira Stuart.

: Newsroom SouthEast

Presented by Guy Michelmore and Louise Batchelor.
Editor Fiona Chesterton

Contributors

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

: Wogan

Live conversation and entertainment with Terry Wogan and his guests. Producer Graham Owens
Executive producer Peter Estall

Contributors

Unknown: Terry Wogan
Producer: Graham Owens
Producer: Peter Estall

: Watchdog Special Report

Every minute of every day a child is injured on and around
Britain's roads - walking home from school, cycling, playing in the street and, of course, in cars. In a special award-winning edition of Watchdog, first shown last year, Lynn Faulds Wood and John Stapleton report on why we have one of the worst road safety records in Europe and how so many of these accidents are preventable. Editor Sarah Caplin (R) revised ● SURVEY REPORT: page 25 ● PICTURE STORY: page 59

Contributors

Unknown: John Stapleton
Editor: Sarah Caplin

: May to December

A comedy series by Paul A Mendelson.
Starring Anton Rodgers Lesley Dunlop
The Way You Look Tonight Zoe doesn't mind being the second love in Alec's life but she won't be second best.
Director Paul Harrison Producer Sharon Bloom
A Cinema Verity production for BBCtv * CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Paul A Mendelson.
Unknown: Anton Rodgers
Unknown: Lesley Dunlop
Director: Paul Harrison
Producer: Sharon Bloom
Alec Callender: Anton Rodgers
ZoeAngell: Lesley Dunlop
Miss Flood: Frances White
Hilary: Rebecca Lacey
Jamie: Paul Venables
Simone: Carolyn Pickles
Debbie: Chrissie Cotterill
Anthony: Alan Gilchrist
Mrs Hodgkinson: Jo Powell

: Wildlife on One

Enter the Dragons
A worldwide search for the prototype 'dragon' focuses on monitor lizards. From
Australian lace monitors to a gang of komodo dragons, are these carnivores the best candidates for the dragons of myth? Narrated by David Attenborough. Producer Nigel Marven
Series producer Mike Beynon ● NATURE: page 8
● PICTURE STORY: page 59 ● CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: David Attenborough.
Producer: Nigel Marven
Producer: Mike Beynon

: Nine O'Clock News

With Michael Buerk.
Regional News
Weather Michael Fish
* CEEFAX SUBTITLES (news only)

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk.

: Panorama

David Dimbleby presents analysis and discussion of the latest events in the Gulf.
Executive producer Alexandra Henderson Editor Mark Thompson

Contributors

Unknown: David Dimbleby
Producer: Alexandra Henderson
Editor: Mark Thompson

: Snooker

Tonight's match in the Masters sees Jimmy White up against Martin Clark.
Tony Gubba introduces highlights of this best-of-nine-frames match. Commentary by Ted Lowe , Jack Kamehm and Clive Everton. Summaries by John Spencer and Ray Edmonds.

Contributors

Unknown: Jimmy White
Unknown: Martin Clark.
Introduces: Tony Gubba
Commentary By: Ted Lowe
Commentary By: Jack Kamehm
Unknown: John Spencer
Unknown: Ray Edmonds.

: Advice Shop

The programme that helps you to help yourself to a better deal on welfare rights, public services and day-to-day living. Presented by Helen Madden and Jacqui Harper.
PROGRAMME NOTES: please send a 17p A5 sae to [address removed]

Contributors

Presented By: Helen Madden
Presented By: Jacqui Harper.

: 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.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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