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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. 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.
0 CEEFAX BREAKFAST SERVICE: call up page 400 on teletext.

Contributors

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

: Daytime UK

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

Contributors

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

: Brainwave

Quiz presented by Andy Craig.

Contributors

Presented By: Andy Craig.

: Dish of the Day

Prepared by Rosemary Moon.

Contributors

Unknown: Rosemary Moon.

: People Today

'Agony uncle' Phillip Hodson is here today to answer your questions on [number removed].

Contributors

Unknown: Phillip Hodson

: Children's BBC

Introduced by Simon Parkin.

Playdays
The Playbus is at the Dot Stop today. The story is Feathers Fly at Fingerprint Farm by Michael Cole. With Eithne Hannigan and Will Brenton.
MAGAZINE: Playdays Magazine, 45p. On sale today from newsagents.

Contributors

Introduced By: Simon Parkin
Unknown: Michael Cole
Unknown: Eithne Hannigan
Unknown: Will Brenton

: Bump

Cartoon about an elephant. (R)

: People Today

More from Adrian Mills and Debi Jones , including Mother of Mine - celebrities recall childhood memories.

Contributors

Unknown: Adrian Mills
Unknown: Debi Jones

: Kilroy

With Robert Kilroy-Silk .

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Kilroy-Silk

: Before Noon

With Alan Titchmarsh , Judi Spiers and Adrian Mills. Today's Brainwave quiz winner is revealed.

Contributors

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

: Happy Memories

Cliff Michelmore and Wendy Gibson invite you to recall favourite moments.

Contributors

Unknown: Cliff Michelmore
Unknown: Wendy Gibson

: Scene Today

Live entertainment from the foyer of Pebble Mill studios. With Judi Spiers and Alan Titchmarsh.

Contributors

Unknown: Judi Spiers
Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh.

: One O'Clock News

With Philip Hayton. Weather Bill Giles

Contributors

Unknown: Philip Hayton.
Unknown: Bill Giles

: Neighbours

Beverly gets an unexpected caller who threatens her future happiness.
(For cast see Monday. Repeated at 5.35pm)
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: Going for Gold

Quiz hosted by Henry Kelly.

Contributors

Unknown: Henry Kelly.

: Racing

From Ascot.
2.30 Daily Telegraph Hurdle Race (3m)
3.05 Charterhouse Mercantile
Steeplechase (Handicap. 3m)
3.35 Old Road Securities
Reynoldstown Novices'
Steeplechase (Grade 2. 3m).
Introduced by Richard Pitman. Commentary by Julian Wilson , John Hanmer and Peter Scudamore.
Producer Wendy Sheppard

Contributors

Introduced By: Richard Pitman.
Commentary By: Julian Wilson
Commentary By: John Hanmer
Commentary By: Peter Scudamore.
Producer: Wendy Sheppard

: Children's BBC

Introduced by Andi Peters.

Bodger and Badger
A school comedy in 12 parts, written by Andy Cunningham. 5: Mrs Trout smells a rat - or could it have been a badger?

Contributors

Presenter (Children's BBC): Andi Peters.
Writer (Bodger and Badger): Andy Cunningham
Producer (Bodger and Badger): Greg Childs
Executive Producer (Bodger and Badger): Christopher Pilkington
Simon Bodger: Andy Cunningham
Mrs Trout: Lila Kaye
Miss Moon: Selina Cadell
Mr Woberts: Bill Thomas
Danny: Neil Kattenhorn
Brains: Andrew Fraser

: Jimbo and the Jet Set

Cartoon. (R)

: The Princess and the Goblin

Written by George MacDonald. Told for
Jackanory in five daily parts by Jane Asher. 3: What scheme are the goblins plotting?

Contributors

Written By: George MacDonald.
Unknown: Jane Asher.

: The Chipmunks

Cartoon.

: Potsworth and Co

The cartoon adventures of four humans and one dog in the Dream Zone.

: Newsround

News programme for children.

: Five Children and It: 5

A children's drama in six parts based on the classic story by E. Nesbit and dramatised by Helen Cresswell.
5: The children think they have got the better of the sand fairy.
Book: same title, £10.95, from booksellers
Picture Story: page 67
Ceefax Subtitles

Five Children and It 5.10pm BBC1
Martha reveals a softer side to her nature in this week's episode, as Andrew takes her courting. 'In the first few episodes she's a bit of a battle-axe,' says Laura Brattan, the 23-year-old actress who plays Martha the maid. 'Now she is with her young man, you can see her vulnerability more.' This is Brattan's first major role since leaving drama school. To prepare for the part, she became a nanny for two weeks last summer. She became great friends with the children on the programme. 'Despite the age gap, we treat each other like equals.'

Contributors

Author: E. Nesbit
Dramatised by: Helen Cresswell
Producer: Richard Callanan
Director: Marilyn Fox
Cyril: Simon Godwin
Anthea: Nicole Mowat
Robert: Charlie Richards
Jane: Tamzen Audas
Psammead: Francis Wright
Martha: Laura Brattan
Bill: Bill Moody
Becca: Lorain Bertorelli
Grown-up Lamb: Jonathan Donne
Lady Chittenden's niece: Michelle Evans
Girl at fair: Jane Perry
Andrew: Paul Shearer
Lamb: Alexander Wilson
Lamb: Lewis Wilson
Lady Chittenden: Penny Morrell
Groom: David Garlick

: Neighbours

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: Six O'Clock News

With Anna Ford and Andrew Harvey.
Weather Ian McCaskill

Contributors

Unknown: Anna Ford
Unknown: Andrew Harvey.
Unknown: Ian McCaskill

: Wogan

Hollywood actor Kevin Costner is Terry Wogan 's special guest. 0 COVER STORY: page 20

Contributors

Unknown: Kevin Costner
Unknown: Terry Wogan

: Doogie Howser, MD

An American comedy-drama series about a teenage doctor starring Neil Patrick Harris Use a Slurpy, Go to Jail. A job at the convenience store turns into a nightmare for Vinnie (Max Casella ) and Doogie
(Neil Patrick Harris ), when they are taken hostage after a failed robbery attempt. ● CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Neil Patrick Harris
Unknown: Max Casella
Unknown: Neil Patrick Harris

: Waterfront Beat

A drama series about a newly-established police division on a dockland waterfront.
Pick Up. A trip to Rhodes and racist attacks on a newsagent.
Episode written and produced by Phil Redmond
Director Brian Morgan
A New Media Age production for BBCtv ● CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Produced By: Phil Redmond
Director: Brian Morgan
ACC (Ops): Denis Lill
Cissy Barker: Eileen Nicholas
PC Ronnie Barker: Brian McCardie
Chief Supt Alan Briscoe: Bruce Alexander
WDS Jackie Byrnes: Eve Bland
Supt Peter Fallows: Rupert Frazer
WPC Madeline Forest: Jane Hazlegrove
'Casher': Jack Marsden
Denny Hagland: Tommy Boyle
Chief Supt Don Henderson: John Ashton
Rebecca Henderson: Laura Taylor
Tony Henderson: Damien Walker
DI Cyril Jacobs: Roger Walker
'Lecky': David Miller
WDC Jane Long: Helena Little
DS 'Macker' McVay: Mark Moraghan
PC Ashir Malek: Kulvinder Ghir
Det Supt Frank Mathews: Geoffrey Leesley
PC Bob 'Snake' Nelson: Richard Good
Geraldine O'Toole: Lesley Clare O'Neill
'Pitcher': Richard Lumsden
Sgt Trevor Simon: Stuart Golland
Video man: Anthony Watson

: Points of View

Anne Robinson with your comments on television.
Producer Paul Smith
0 WRITE TO: Points of View. BBCtv Centre. London W12 7RJ.
TELEPHONE: ring [number removed]with your comments LETTERS: page 95

Contributors

Unknown: Anne Robinson
Producer: Paul Smith

: A Party PoliticalBroadcast

By the Labour Party.

: Nine O'Clock News

With Martyn Lewis. Regional News
Weather Ian McCaskill
0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES (news only)

Contributors

Unknown: Martyn Lewis.

: QED

Why Planes Fly - and Other Things
Most of us are prepared to trust our bodies to tons of metal hurtling into the sky - without knowing why planes don't fall back to earth. Which is why a retired taxi driver, a barmaid and a housewife find themselves challenged to learn how planes fly in only a week - with the help of a Second
World War fighter, a bottle of champagne and a lawnmower. Presented by John Durant. Producer David Filkin
● DOCUMENTARY: page 13 ● PICTURE STORY: page 67 ● CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Presented By: John Durant.
Producer: David Filkin

: Sportsnight

Football
England v Cameroon at Wembley.
A repeat pairing of last year's epic World Cup quarter-final, as Cameroon meet England in this Guinness International.
Commentary by Barry Davies with Trevor Brooking.
Also highlights of Scotland's friendly against the Soviet
Union at Ibrox. Commentary by Gerald Sinstadt.
Snooker
Tonight's action in the Masters from Wembley
Conference Centre involves twice past winner of this tournament, Steve Davis.
Cricket
The fifth day of the Fifth Test between England and Australia from Perth.
Rugby League
A preview of this weekend's
Rugby League Challenge Cup First Round. Plus a full news and results service.
Introduced by Steve Rider. Producer Vivien Kent
Editor Brian Barwick 0 SPORT: page 15

Contributors

Commentary By: Barry Davies
Unknown: Trevor Brooking.
Commentary By: Gerald Sinstadt.
Unknown: Steve Davis.
Introduced By: Steve Rider.
Producer: Vivien Kent
Editor: Brian Barwick

: Weather









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