Starting with 6.30-6.55 Business Breakfast
Business and financial news.
Followed at 7.00 by the morning news programme. Headlines; news summaries every quarter hour. Business news: 7.12, 7.40,
Sport: 7.23, 7.50, 8.23, 8.50. Weather, regional and traffic
6.55, 7.25, 7.55, 8.25, 8.55. Editor Bob Wheaton
American comedy series. Futile Attraction. Balki discovers that resisting romantic advances may cost him his job.
The first of five days' live coverage of the Labour Party's 90th Conference which this year returns to
Brighton where Neil Kinnock was elected Party Leader in 1983. The last conference before the General Election opens with a key manifesto debate on the economy, led by Shadow Chancellor,
John Smith. Presented by Donald MacCormick and Vivian White , with Ian Smith.
(Coverage continues at 10.35am)
and Regional News; Weather
With Philippa Forrester.
The Why Bird Stop.
Further live coverage.
(Continues at 2.15pm on BBC2)
11.00am and 12.00
News and Weather and Regional News; Weather
12.55 Regional News: Weather
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General knowledge quiz hosted by John Sachs. 0 STEREO
The Trap. A criminal seeking revenge plans a deadly snare for Starsky and Hutch.
The world's top 16 players compete for the Pot Black snooker trophy. Stephen Hendry , last year's World
Champion, meets Neal Foulds in the first quarter-final of the televised championship.
Commentary by Ted Lowe and John Spencer. Introduced by Eamonn Holmes.
American comedy series.
Tobacco Road. Sandy tries to teach Willie about the perils of smoking, but her efforts go up in smoke when she becomes addicted to the evil weed again.
With Andi Peters.
Animation. Narrated by Su Pollard and Peter Hawkins.
Musical fun at the pigs' diner.
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With Juliet Morris and Krishnan Guru-Murthy .
Diane-Louise Jordan joins people from around the globe in the Blue Peter 'Climb for the World' peace campaign.
Kerry and Melissa strike a blow for animal liberation.
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With Peter Sissons and Moira Stuart.
Weather John Kettley
Presented by Paddy Haycocks and Sally Taylor , with Angela Diffley at the newsdesk. Editor Richard Horobin
6.30-7.00pm Newsroom South East
Presented by Guy Michelmore and Louise Batchelor with sports news from Michael Wale. Editor Fiona Chesterton
Cathy Dennis sings her latest single Too Many Walls. Executive producer Peter Estall 0 STEREO
The consumer affairs show returns presented by husband and wife team John Stapleton and Lynn Faulds Wood. With a mix of entertainment and serious investigation, consumer advice and campaigns, the programme warns consumers about dangerous items and digs into the mailbag to air your concerns. Unsympathetic companies will be put in the doghouse, and the watchdogs, including the Police Complaints Commission and the Advertising Standards
Authority, will also come under close scrutiny. Tonight's programme investigates the trade in exotic wild birds, and the tragedy of pensioners encouraged to take out a home loan who are now facing repossession. With reporters Bill Hanrahan and Sue Bishop. Editor Sarah Caplin
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Two more families join
Noel Edmonds on tonight's show to compete for the title Telly Addicts of 1991. Director Nick Hurran
Producer Richard L Lewis
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Last in the comedy series about Motspur Park's most popular ladies' man, written by John Esmonde and Bob Larbey. Starring Karl Howman Veronica jets off to Sicily;
Elmo drives off with five girls; Eric and Jean move to Reigate - making Jacko homeless.
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With Martyn Lewis. Regional News
Weather John Kettley
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In-depth investigation and analysis of major events at home and abroad with Panorama's 's team of reporters. Editor Mark Thompson
As the originator of Hill Street Blues and LA Law, Steven Bochco is one ; of the most successful and respected figures in American television. But anyone expecting to see more of the same in his new series is in for a surprise, because Cop Rock is a whole new concept in police drama. Influenced by Dennis Potter 's innovative
Pennies from Heaven, it's part opera, part rock concert, part drama, set in the Los Angeles police department, with songs by Randy Newman. Heading the cast is Bochco's wife, Barbara Bosson (
Frank Furillo 's wife in Hill Street
Blues). Narcotics detective
Vincent LaRusso leads a raid on a suspected drugs den at which several people are arrested. When a suspect - out on bail because of prison overcrowding - later guns down a police officer, LaRusso decides it's time he took the law into his own hands.
Chief Roger Kendrick:
Mayor Louise Plank:
A one-hour special on learning foreign languages just in time for 1992. Writer Tom Vernon , ' actress Samantha Bond and actor Andrew Sachs have a go at French, German, Spanish, Russian, Japanese and Welsh. Plus expert advice from applied linguist Paul Meara. Presented by Chris Serle. Written and produced by Terry Doyle 0 BBC BOOK: same title, L4.99, available from booksellers.