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: Ceefax Pages

: Breakfast News

Starting with 6.30-6.55
Business Breakfast Business and financial news. Followed at 7.00am by the morning news programme. 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 • CEEFAX BREAKFAST SERVICE: call up page 400 on teletext.

Contributors

Unknown: Francis Wilson

: Daytime UK

The magazine programme with a regional flavour.
9.00 News and Weather
9.05 Kilroy - with Robert Kilroy-Silk 9.50 Dish of the Day
10.00 News and Weather
10.05-10.35 Children's BBC Introduced by Simon Parkin starting with Playdays - the Why Bird Stop 10.25
Stoppit and Tidyup - cartoon 10.35 Going for Gold 11.00 News and Weather 11.05 People Today including Mother of Mine. and Kitchen Call on [number removed]
12.00 News and Weather
12.05 Wildlife Gems - classic moments from the Natural
History Unit archive presented by Fergus Keeling 12.20
Scene Today 12.55 Regional News and Weather

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Kilroy-Silk
Introduced By: Simon Parkin
Presented By: Fergus Keeling

: One O'Clock News

Followed by Weather

: Neighbours

• TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

: Going for Gold

Quiz with Henry Kelly.
A Reg Grundy production for BBCtv

Contributors

Unknown: Henry Kelly.
Unknown: Reg Grundy

: Starsky and Hutch

Huggy Can Go Back An illegal poker game finds Huggy Bear
(Antonio Fargas) facing a choice between covering for a friend or obeying the law.

: Head of the Class

American comedy series set in a class of gifted students. Good Mourning Charlie Moore (Howard Hesseman ) helps his students learn to face and deal with grief.

Contributors

Unknown: Charlie Moore
Unknown: Howard Hesseman

: Bazaar

In the marketplace of ideas: Sally Ann Voak helps some residents of Fatfield with their eating plans; DIY man
Doug Smilie fixes shelves in the house and Charmian Watkins uses paint to give them the designer look; and cookery with Clare Connery. Presented by Nerys Hughes.
0 PROGRAMME NOTES: send a 1 7p sae to [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Sally Ann Voak
Unknown: Doug Smilie
Unknown: Charmian Watkins
Unknown: Clare Connery.
Presented By: Nerys Hughes.

: Radio Roo

Introduced by Andi Peters.
A five-part children's comedy series.
2: A spooky story on Radio Roo comes true.

Contributors

Introduced By: Andi Peters.

: Jimbo and the Jet Set

Cartoon. (Rpt;

: The Unlucky Family

Written by Mrs Henry de la Pasture. Told for Jackanory by Penelope Wilton in five daily parts. 1: The Chubb family discover that becoming very rich brings problems.

Contributors

Written By: Mrs Henry de la Pasture.
Unknown: Penelope Wilton

: Thundercats

Cartoon about heroic cats.

: Newsround

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

Contributors

Unknown: Roger Finn
Unknown: Juliet Morris.

: Blue Peter

Magazine programme for children presented by Yvette Fielding , John Leslie and Diane-Louise Jordan. 0 TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Presented By: Yvette Fielding
Presented By: John Leslie
Presented By: Diane-Louise Jordan.

: Neighbours

Melanie takes Paul to task over his sexist treatment of Madge. Sharon has a date with a surfer.
0 TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

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: Anne Scott-Pendlebury
Matthew Robinson: Ashley Paske
Melissa Jarrett: Jade Amenta
Melanie Pearson: Lucinda Cowden
Lee: Maree Akehurst
Lucy: Sasha Close
Lochy: Amber Kilpatrick
Gloria: Beverley Phillips
Caroline Alessi: Gillian Blakeney
Christina Alessi: Gayle Blakeney
Damien Griffin: Richard Neal

: Six O'Clock News

With Anna Ford and Moira Stuart.
Weather Suzanne Charlton

Contributors

Unknown: Anna Ford
Unknown: Moira Stuart.
Unknown: Suzanne Charlton

: Newsroom South East

Presented by Guy Michelmore and Louise Batchelor. With sport from Michael Wale. Editor Fiona Chesterton
0 REGIONAL PROGRAMME

Contributors

Presented By: Guy Michelmore
Presented By: Louise Batchelor.
Unknown: Michael Wale.
Editor: Fiona Chesterton

: Wogan

Live conversation and entertainment.
Producer Graham Owens
Executive producer Peter Estall

Contributors

Producer: Graham Owens
Producer: Peter Estall

: Family Matters

As a nation we put in more hours of work than many of our more successful European neighbours. Mrs Thatcher is said to have worked up to 18 hours a day and thrived on it. High achievers, male and female, have been the role models portrayed by advertising. But is being a workaholic any good for you - or is it an addiction like any other? Research shows that after 50 hours a week at work people get less and less efficient. Does working too hard destroy your health - or lead to premature burn-out? And what impact does the compulsive worker have on his or her family? Philip Tibenham tries to find out from some
'work enthusiasts'. Presented by John Humphrys. Producer Patsy Newey Editor Anne Tyerman
• DOCUMENTARY: page 10 9 PICTURE STORY: page 60

Contributors

Unknown: Mrs Thatcher
Unknown: Philip Tibenham
Presented By: John Humphrys.
Producer: Patsy Newey
Editor: Anne Tyerman

: Wildlife on One

Skyraider
The peregrine falcon has been called the world's most glamorous and successful flying machine.
Ian McCarthy 's photography captures the charisma of the peregrine, hunting along the dramatic cliffscapes of Britain's south-west.
Producer Mike Kendal
Series producer Mike Beynon • NATURE: page 12
•TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Unknown: Ian McCarthy
Producer: Mike Kendal
Producer: Mike Beynon

: Taking the Floor

A comedy series about ballroom dancing.
It Takes Two to Tango. Brian wants to be a 'star' among professional ballroom dancers, but he hasn't got a partner.
Episode written by Paul Makin
Director/Producer Derrick Goodwin An Alomo production for BBCtv • COMEDY: page 4
• TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Written By: Paul Makin
Producer: Derrick Goodwin
Brian Wheeler: Matthew Cottle
Karen Tranter: Barbara Durkin
Mrs Wheeler: Janet Dale
Mr Wheeler: Tim Kightley
Colin Wheeler: Dean Gatiss
Mr Tranter: Christopher Godwin
Phil: Peter Forbes
Trevor: Danny McGrath
Susan: Candida Rundle

: Nine O'Clock News

With Michael Buerk.
Regional News
Weather Suzanne Charlton
* TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888 (news only)

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk.
Unknown: Suzanne Charlton

: Panorama

As foreign ministers gather in Brussels to discuss the next steps towards political union, Panorama examines the impact of the Gulf crisis on Europe. There's been bitter criticism in Britain of some
European countries for their lack of support for the war effort, while Europeans have said that Britain is more interested in its 'special relationship' with the USA than in closer co-operation with the Continent. Has the Gulf crisis proved that political union is simply impossible - or shown that it's needed now more than ever? With David
Dimbleby and Fred Emery. Producer Phil Craig
Editor Mark Thompson

Contributors

Unknown: Fred Emery.
Producer: Phil Craig
Editor: Mark Thompson

: Mancuso FBI

Starring Robert Loggia
Adamant Eve. Dark threats and labour unrest lead
Mancuso into the world of a high-powered industrialist. !

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Loggia
Nick Mancuso: Robert Loggia
Kristen Carter: Lindsay Frost
Eddie McMasters: Frederic Lehne
Jean St John: Randi Brazen

: When I Get to Heaven

Award-winning novelist
Bernice Rubens tells Bishop Richard Holloway about her childhood among Cardiff's I Jewish community and explains why she hopes she won't turn to God on her death bed.
Producer Diane Reid

Contributors

Unknown: Bernice Rubens
Unknown: Bishop Richard Holloway
Producer: Diane Reid

: Advice Shop

Can you survive the great Advice Shop debt game? Editor Frank Ash
0PROGRAMME NOTES: please send an a5 sized 1 7p sae to [address removed]

Contributors

Editor: Frank Ash

: Weather









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