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: BBC Breakfast News

6.30-6.55
Business Breakfast
Business and financial news from Paul Burden and Jack 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.
0CEEFAX BREAKFAST SERVICE: call up page 400 on teletext.

Contributors

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

: 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

Rosemary Moon provides more helpful hints on how to turn a meal into an event.

Contributors

Unknown: Rosemary Moon

: People Today

With Adrian Mills and Debi Jones
in Manchester, including answers to your questions on pets on [number removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Adrian Mills
Unknown: Debi Jones

: Children's BBC Playdays

Introduced by Simon Parkin.
Playdays
The Playbus stops at the Tent Stop. Today's story is The Boy Who Caught the Wind by Clive Duncan. With Matthew Barrett
, Sue Monroe , Will Brenton and Erisa Katono .

Contributors

Introduced By: Simon Parkin.
Unknown: Clive Duncan.
Unknown: Matthew Barrett
Unknown: Sue Monroe
Unknown: Will Brenton
Unknown: Erisa Katono

: The Family Ness

Monster cartoon fun. (R)

: People Today

More from Adrian Mills and Debi Jones , plus Children Today with Martin Duffy.

Contributors

Unknown: Adrian Mills
Unknown: Debi Jones
Unknown: Martin Duffy.

: Kilroy

Topical discussion with Robert Kilroy-Silk .

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Kilroy-Silk

: Before Noon

Judi Spiers and Adrian Mills provide the chat while
Alan Titchmarsh has the winner of the Brainwave quiz question.

Contributors

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

: Royal Appointment

Ronald Allison , HM the Queen's former Press
Secretary, takes your calls, plus royal events, profiles and interviews.

Contributors

Unknown: Ronald Allison

: Scene Today

Judi Spiers and Alan Titchmarsh with Simon Potter and his Showbiz File.

Contributors

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

: One O'Clock News

With Michael Buerk.
Weather John Kettley

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk.
Unknown: John Kettley

: Neighbours

Matt finds the mastermind of the 'Common Room Coup'. (For cast see Monday. Repeated at 5.35pm)
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: The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner

Starring Tom Courtenay
Borstal boy Colin Smith is one of life's losers, but a cross-country race gives him the chance to fight back.
FILMS: pages 29-36
PICTURE STORY: page 75
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Contributors

Producer/Director: Tony Richardson
Colin Smith: Tom Courtenay
Governor: Michael Redgrave
Mrs Smith: Avis Bunnage
Mike: James Bolam
Brown: Alec McCowen
Detective: Dervis Ward
Mr Jones: James Cairncross
Roach: Joe Robinson
Audrey: Topsy Jane
Gladys: Julia Foster
Ronalds: John Bull
Bosworth: John Thaw

: Sheriff Hoot Cloot

Cartoon triple bill. (R)

: Children's BBC Corners

Introduced by Andi Peters and starting with Corners
Why aren't babies born with teeth? Why does some cheese have holes in it? And what did the first shoe look like?
Presented by Sophie Aldred and Stephen Johnson with Jo Korna.
Producer Alison Stewart
Series producer Jane Tarleton
0 QUESTIONS: send your questions to Corners, BBCtv. London W 12 7RJ. 0 CHILDREN: page 8

Contributors

Introduced By: Andi Peters
Presented By: Sophie Aldred
Presented By: Stephen Johnson
Unknown: Jo Korna.
Producer: Alison Stewart
Producer: Jane Tarleton

: The Princess and the Goblin

Written by George MacDonald. Told for
Jackanory by Jane Asher in five daily parts.
5: At last Curdie believes that he might have discovered the goblins' secret.

Contributors

Written By: George MacDonald.
Unknown: Jane Asher

: Fantastic Max

Cartoon. Max and the gang have to save an American space chimp who has been captured and locked inside an intergalactic space zoo. (R)

: Eyespy

From new recruits to master spies. Join Spymaster Julian Parkin for code-cracking, observation and spy-catching detection tests.
Director David Crichton
Producer Christine Hewitt

Contributors

Unknown: Julian Parkin
Director: David Crichton
Producer: Christine Hewitt

: Newsround Extra

The fifth programme in a varied series, which reports on stories behind the news, from Britain and abroad.
Editor Nick Heathcote

Contributors

Editor: Nick Heathcote

: Grange Hill

The drama series set in a London school.
10: Ms Booth is concerned, but is Chrissy lying? Julie is upset about the broken promise and leaves school. Richard, Nick and Matthew plan to surprise the robbers, but will it work?
(For cast see Tuesday) 0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Ms Booth

: Neighbours

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: Six O'Clock News

With Peter Sissons and Moira Stuart
Weather Suzanne Charlton

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Sissons
Unknown: Moira Stuart
Unknown: Weather Suzanne Charlton

: Wogan

Conversation and entertainment with Terry Wogan and guests.

Contributors

Unknown: Terry Wogan

: Brush Strokes

A comedy series by John Esmonde and Bob Larbey. Starring
Karl Howman
Elizabeth Counsell
The continuing story of Jacko's search for the perfect woman. But does she exist in Motspur Park?
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Contributors

Unknown: John Esmonde
Unknown: Bob Larbey.
Unknown: Karl Howman
Unknown: Elizabeth Counsell
Jacko: Karl Howman
Veronica: Elizabeth Counsell
Eric: Mike Walling
Sandra: Jackie Lye
Jean: Nicky Croydon
Elmo HOWARD: Lew Lewis
Lesky: Erika Hoffman
Gloria: Carole Harrison
Paulette: Georgia Allen
Lodge keeper: Peter Clapham
Giles: Adam Bareham
Maud: Elizabeth Downes
Mrs Pettijohn: Sheila Burrell
Lucia: Louise English
MrMorella: Sean Barrett
Mrs Morel/a: Joyce Grundy
Grandma: Janet Burnell

: Over My Dead Body

An American murder-mystery series. Starring
Edward Woodward
Jessica Lundy
Max the crime novelist teams up with Nikki Page , the young obituary writer for the San Francisco press to solve another case of murder most foul.
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Contributors

Unknown: Edward Woodward
Unknown: Jessica Lundy
Unknown: Nikki Page
Max Beckett: Edward Woodward
Nikki Page: Jessica Lundy

: Nine O'Clock News

With Michael Buerk.
Regional News
Weekend Weather
Suzanne Charlton
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Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk.

: The Boys from the Bush

An anarchic, comic look at contemporary Australia. written by Douglas Livingstone. Starring Tim Healy
Chris Haywood
Going Walkabout. Dennis, the determined Aussie, has an unfortunate accident and Les has his first experience as a private dick. Arlene fancies
Les and takes steps to attract his attention.
Bill and Joyce's daughter.SHALEA LEHMAN Director Robert Marchand
Producer Verity Lambert
An Entertainment Media/Cinema Verity production for BBCtv ● DRAMA: page 4
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Contributors

Written By: Douglas Livingstone.
Unknown: Tim Healy
Unknown: Chris Haywood
Unknown: Shalea Lehman
Director: Robert Marchand
Producer: Verity Lambert
Reg: Tim Healy
Dennis: Chris Haywood
Leslie: Mark Haddigan
Arlene: Nadine Garner
Doris: Pat Thomson
Delilah: Kris McQuade
Corrie: Kirsty Child
Beverly: Lisa Kelly
Bill: Stephen Bisley
Joyce: Heather Mitchell
Bobby: Tim Robertson
Jacko: Terry Gill
Johnno: John Raaen
Tracey: Desiree Smith
Vangelis: John Orcsik
Heidi: Kylle Foster
Danny: Bruce Alexander
Jeweller: Kurt Ludescher
First policeman: Wayne Williams
Second Policeman: Bob Halsall
Bill and Joyce's son: Jy Bond

: Kane and Abel

Jeffrey Archer 's international bestseller adapted for television in three parts. Starring
Peter Strauss
Sam Neill
3: 1953 - Kane's attempts to punish Abel for the Atlantic
Airlines fiasco backfires. Their war rages on and both men seek solace in their children.
(R)
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Contributors

Unknown: Jeffrey Archer
Unknown: Peter Strauss
Unknown: Sam Neill
Abel Rosnovski: Peter Strauss
William Kane: Sam Neill
Thaddeus Cohen: Ron Silver
David Osborne: David Dukes
Richard Kane: Tom Roberts Byrd
Zofia Rosnovski: Alberta Watson
Matthew Lester: Reed Birney
George: Nowak Vytoruginis
Susan Lester: Jill Eikenberry
Allan Lloyd: Richard Anderson
Florentyna Rosnovski: Kate McNeil
Kate Kane: Veronica Hamel

: Snooker

The last of the quarter-final matches in the Masters. Steve Davis
the world No 2 should be at the table.Tony Gubba introduces the highlights.

Contributors

Unknown: Steve Davis
Introduces: Tony Gubba

: Weather









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