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: Ceefax Pages

: Breakfast News

6.30-6.55 Business Breakfast News headlines or summaries every quarter hour.

: ...But First This

With Philippa Forrester and Toby Anstis. ● STEREO
Defenders of the Earth
Cartoon adventures. 0 TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Unknown: Toby Anstis.

: Why Don't You ..?

Today: making a weather station, pizza soup and recycling old wellies. ● STEREO

: News

and Regional News; Weather

: Playdays

At the Patch Stop.

: The Family Ness

Animated adventures with the monster family.

: Gibberish

Celebrity word game hosted by Kenny Everett. ● STEREO

Contributors

Unknown: Kenny Everett.

: News

and Regional News; Weather

: Gardenwise

Forget double digging, the new age of gardening requires maximum effect, minimum effort. Instead of the fitted kitchen there's now the fitted garden - an extra room for the family to relax in, play in and entertain. David Stevens and Lydia Cooke present the best of outdoor living, from construction to cooking alfresco style. * STEREO

Contributors

Unknown: David Stevens
Unknown: Lydia Cooke

: People Today

In Stories of Courage people describe their personal experiences. With Miriam Stoppard and Adrian Mills.
Including at 12.00 News and Regional News; Weather

Contributors

Unknown: Miriam Stoppard
Unknown: Adrian Mills.

: Pebble Mill

With Alan Titchmarsh. Live music and conversation.
● STEREO
12.55pm Regional News; Weather

Contributors

Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh.

: One O'Clock News

Followed by Weather

: Neighbours

(For details see 5. 35pm;
0 STEREO; TELETEXT SUBTITLES: p 888

: Turnabout

With Rob Curling.

: Blue Fin

Family adventure starring Hardy Kruger The trawler Blue Fin is skippered by the tough and unyielding Bill Pascoe , who believes that his young son
Steve will never make a good sailor. But Steve is given the chance to prove his worth.
Director Carl Schultz
0 FILMS: pages 41-50

Contributors

Unknown: Hardy Kruger
Unknown: Bill Pascoe
Director: Carl Schultz
Bill Pascoe: Hardy Kruger
Steve Pascoe: Greg Rowe
Mrs Pascoe: Elspeth Ballantyne
Ruth Pascoe: Liddy Clark
Sam Snell: John Jarratt
Stan: Hugh Keays-Byrne
Herbie: Ralph Cotterill
Con: George Spartells
Geordie: Alfred Bell
Andy Nelson: Wayne Rodda

: Cartoon

: Henry's Cat

With Andi Peters.
Feline fun.

Contributors

Unknown: Andi Peters.

: New Adventures of

Mighty Mouse
Animated action.

: Happy Families

Mr Tick the Teacher (Part 2) Will the Tick plan to save the village school work?

: Tricks 'n' Tracks

Magic show featuring a dazzling array of tricks, facts and chart music. With guests from the world of illusion. Presented by Paul Zenon. ● STEREO
● TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Presented By: Paul Zenon.

: Newsround

The news for children.

: Blue Peter

Today John Leslie suffers the Royal Marines' endurance course.
With Yvette Fielding and Diane-Louise Jordan.
0 STEREO: TELETEXT SUBTITLES: p 888

Contributors

Unknown: John Leslie
Unknown: Diane-Louise Jordan.

: Neighbours

Paul and Caroline go to court to give their evidence. Will
Caroline be able to make the police believe she is Christina? Lucy has lined up a date for herself. The search is on for
Christina, but will it be too late? (For cast see Monday. Shown at 1.30pm) STEREO
● TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

: Six O'Clock News

Anna Ford and Andrew Harvey with the latest news reports from home and abroad.
Weather Peter Cockroft
0 TELETEXT SUBTITLES (news): page 888

Contributors

Unknown: Anna Ford
Unknown: Andrew Harvey
Unknown: Peter Cockroft

: Top of the Pops

The weekly chart show with the best of today's music, plus videos and pre-chart exclusives. Introduced by Adrian Rose and Claudia Simon.
Director Arch Dyson
Producer Stanley Appel ● STEREO

Contributors

Introduced By: Adrian Rose
Introduced By: Claudia Simon.

: EastEnders

It is a special day for Gill, but her plans unsettle Mark. Dot wants to share her news as Easter approaches. But will the holiday spirit affect Ian and Steve? Pete believes he has the answer to Arthur's problems. Written by Michael Robartes (For cast see Tuesday) ● STEREO
● TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Written By: Michael Robartes

: Last of the Summer Wine

Roy Clarke 's gentle comedy, starring Bill Owen
Peter Sallis , Brian Wilde Passing the Earring. When Howard finds himself in possession of a piece of jewellery belonging to a woman, he unwisely turns to Clegg for help in deceiving his wife. Soon, Compo and Foggy are roped in to help out.
Director/Producer Alan J W Bell ● STEREO
● TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Unknown: Roy Clarke
Unknown: Bill Owen
Unknown: Peter Sallis
Unknown: Brian Wilde
Compo: Bill Owen
Clegg: Peter Sallis
Foggy: Brian Wilde
Ivy: Jane Freeman
Nora: Kathy Staff
Smiler: Stephen Lewis
Howard: Robert Fyfe
Pearl: Juliet Kaplan

: 2 Point 4 Children

Andrew Marshall 's comedy series about the role of women in family life.
Starring Belinda Lang Gary Olsen
Saturday Night and Sunday
Morning. Bill has been offered a lift by a mysterious figure on a motorbike. Ben has had an exhausting day.
Director/Producer Richard Boden STEREO
● TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew Marshall
Unknown: Belinda Lang
Unknown: Gary Olsen
Producer: Richard Boden
Bill: Belinda Lang
Ben: Gary Olsen
Rona: Julia Hills
Jenny: Clare Woodgate
David: John Pickard
Biker: Ray Polhill
Tina: Patricia Brake
Brian: Nigel Gregory
Sven: Peter Jordan
Shone: Daniel John

: Nine O'Clock News

With Michael Buerk.
Regional News
Weather Peter Cockroft
* TELETEXT SUBTITLES (news): page 888 * NEWS BY TELEPHONE: BBC News can be heard between 5.00am and 8.00pm by diallingO839- [number removed]. Calls are charged at 34p per minute cheap rate. 45p at all other times.

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk.

: Crimewatch UK

Police forces around the country appeal for viewers' help to solve serious crime.
Three months ago, 14-year-old Tracy Meade went missing from her home in west London.
Two weeks later her body was found in the Grand Union Canal.
She had been murdered. Hours earlier she had been seen in Shepherd's Bush - police hope someone may have seen who she was with. There's also a report on a chase through London's Covent
Garden, which led to the fatal stabbing of Detective
Constable Jim Morrison last
December, after he discovered a thief rifling through a woman's handbag.
If any viewer can help with these, or other cases featured, telephone lines are open on [number removed]from9.30pm until midnight.
Presented by Nick Ross and Sue Cook with Supt David Hatcher and Det Conjacqui Hames. Producer Liz Mills
Editor NikkiCheetham
Details on Ceefax page 618
(Crimewatch UK Update at 11.40pm) ● SUE COOK'S WHAT IWATCH: page 10

Contributors

Unknown: Tracy Meade
Unknown: Constable Jim Morrison
Presented By: Nick Ross
Presented By: Sue Cook
Unknown: David Hatcher
Unknown: Det Conjacqui Hames.

: The Full Wax

Actor Rupert Everett , whose first novel was published recently, joins Ruby in the studio tonight. Truly Madly Deeply star Juliet Stevenson reveals her innermost secrets and beauty tips. Ruby conducts her own what's on guide to the capital in 081 for London.
Meanwhile Inside America,
Taffy Turner turns into a man. Director/Producer Janet Street-Porter Executive producerEd Bye ● STEREO

Contributors

Unknown: Rupert Everett
Unknown: Juliet Stevenson
Unknown: Taffy Turner
Producer: Janet Street-Porter

: Wet Wet Wet in Concert

High on the Happy Side
Tonight's concert shows the band performing live at Birmingham's National
Exhibition Centre and was recorded during their current UK tour. Songs featured include their new chart success, More Than Love. Producer/Director John GSmith ● STEREO

: Crimewatch UK Update

Latest news from the Crimewatch UK studio.

: Holy Week: the Gospels

Tonight this dramatisation from the Authorised Version of the Bible re-creates the events which led to Jesus' triumphal entry into Jerusalem. (Tomorrow: the Passion)

: Weather









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