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: Breakfast News

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: 7.12, 7.40, 8.12, 8.40. Sport: 7.23,7.50,8.23,8.50.
Weather, regional and traffic: 6.55,7.25,7.55.8.25,8.55.

Contributors

Editor: Bob Wheaton

: Olympic Grandstand

Introduced by Steve Rider from Barcelona.
Swimming
The men's 100m butterfly.
Anthony Nesty , Surinam's one and only Olympic medallist, defends his title. Plus Britain's
Karen Pickering in the 200m freestyle heats. Commentary by Hamilton Bland, with Andy Jameson , who won the bronze medal in the 100m butterfly in Seoul four years ago.
Rowing
The men's coxless pairs and coxed fours. Commentary by Gerald Sinstadt and Chris Baillieu.
Including at
10.00am and 10.50am* News; Regional News and Weather

Contributors

Introduced By: Steve Rider
Unknown: Anthony Nesty
Unknown: Karen Pickering
Unknown: Andy Jameson
Commentary By: Gerald Sinstadt
Commentary By: Chris Baillieu.

: Olympic Grandstand and Cricket: Fourth Test

More swimming and rowing action from the Olympics.
Cricket: Fourth Test
England v Pakistan
The final day of the Cornhill Test at Headingley. * STEREO
Including at 12.00* News;
Regional News and Weather
12.55pm Regional News; Weather

: One O'Clock News

Followed by Weather
9 TELETEXT SUBTITLES (news): page 888

: Neighbours

* STEREO; TELETEXT SUBTITLES: p 888

: Olympic Grandstand and Cricket: Fourth Test

Swimming
The women's 200m freestyle.
Diving
The women's platform final.
Cricket: Fourth Test
England v Pakistan
More action from Leeds.
●STEREO

: Neighbours

There is a family crisis on the eve of Helen's wedding. Jim and Lucy clash over Lucy's new job when he discovers her posing in a bikini for the "Lassiter's Girl" promotion. As Cody departs for America, an emotional Todd faces life without her.
(For cast see Wednesday. Shown at 1.30pm)
0 STEREO; TELETEXT SUBTITLES: p 888

: Six O'Clock News

With John Humphrys and Moira Stuart.
Weather John Kettley
* TELETEXT SUBTITLES (news): page 888

Contributors

Unknown: John Humphrys
Unknown: Moira Stuart.
Unknown: John Kettley

: Newsroom South East

Presented by Guy Michelmore and Louise Batchelor , with sports news from Rob Curling. Editor Guy Pelham

Contributors

Presented By: Guy Michelmore
Presented By: Louise Batchelor
Unknown: Rob Curling.
Editor: Guy Pelham

: Eldorado

New thrice-weekly drama serial following the fortunes of a community of expatriates living in southern Spain.
Fizz has a secret wish. Bunny and Olive get to know each other by the sea.
Episode written by Gilly Fraser Producer Julia Smith
Director Mervyn Cumming
A Cinema Verity/J D y T production for BBCtv ●STEREO
0 TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Written By: Gilly Fraser
Producer: Julia Smith
Director: Mervyn Cumming
Nessa Lockhead: Julie Fernandez
Gwen Lockhead: Patricia Brake
Drew Lockhead: Campbell Morrison
Blair Lockhead: Josh Nathan
Olive King: Faith Kent
Snowy White: Patch Connolly
IsabelleLeduc: Framboise Gommendy
Arnaud Leduc: Mikael Philippe
Trine Svendsen: Marchell Betak
Per Svendsen: Kim Romer
Bunny Charlson: Roger Walker
Fizz: Kathy Pitkin
Ingrid: Bo Corre
Javier Fernandez: Iker Ibanez
Rosario Fernandez: Stella Maris
Marcus Tandy: Jesse Birdsall
Joy Slater: Leslee Udwin
Trish Valentine: Polly Perkins
Dieter Schultz: Kai Maurer
Gerry: Buki Armstrong
Stanley Webb: William Lucas
Rosemary Webb: Hilary Crane
Pilar Moreno: Sandra Sandri
Maria Fernandez: Maria Sanchez
Roberto Fernandez: Franco Rey
Abuel/a: Maria Vega
Lene Svendsen: Nanna Moller
Antonio: Antonio Jose Navarro
Ramon: Andres Cuenca
Philippe Leduc: Daniel Lombart
Roger: Keith Bookman

: Classic Adventure

Adventure from around the world.
So Near, So Far. Accidents and bad luck threaten to jeopardise the Dacron Eagles as they hang-glide across Kenya.
Paraplegic Jim Noyes also faces problems in his attempt to kayak across the Bering Strait. On an avalanche-prone mountain in the Karakoram range, Victor Saunders is close to the summit but, in a million-to-one chance, two vital pieces of equipment break.
Presented by Matt Dickinson. Series producer Colin Luke
Executive producer Paul Watson A Mosaic production for BBCtv
●TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Unknown: Victor Saunders
Presented By: Matt Dickinson.
Producer: Colin Luke
Producer: Paul Watson

: Olympics Today

Today, five gold medals have been won in the swimming pool, and one in the women's platform diving. Great Britain's women's hockey team played a tough opening match against world champions Holland, and the modern pentathlon reached the swimming and shooting phases. Britain's gold medal rowing hopes, Steve Redgrave and Matthew Pinsent , started out in the coxless pairs.

Contributors

Unknown: Steve Redgrave
Unknown: Matthew Pinsent

: Nine O'Clock News

With Michael Buerk.
Regional News
Weather John Kettley
●TELETEXT SUBTITLES (news): page 888

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk.

: Panorama

The Dentists' Revolt
Is free dental care in danger of becoming a thing of the past? As dentists threaten to withdraw from the NHS over the Government's attempts to regulate their fees, Steve Bradshaw reports on the widening gap between private and NHS dentistry.
Producer Francesca Kirby-Green Editor Glenwyn Benson

Contributors

Unknown: Steve Bradshaw
Producer: Francesca Kirby-Green
Editor: Glenwyn Benson

: Olympic Grandstand

Presented by Desmond Lynam.
Judo
The heavyweight finals, with Elvis Gordon and Sharon Lee carrying British hopes.
Commentary by Jim Neilly.
Weightlifting
The bantamweight final. This category hit the headlines in Seoul four years ago when the gold medallist failed a drugs test. Commentary by David Vine.
Boxing
More preliminary bouts, with commentary by Harry Carpenter.
Plus gymnastics action from the team compulsory exercises and the final of the cycling lkm time trials.

Contributors

Presented By: Desmond Lynam.
Unknown: Elvis Gordon
Unknown: Sharon Lee
Commentary By: Jim Neilly.
Commentary By: David Vine.
Commentary By: Harry Carpenter.

: Cricket: Fourth Test

England v Pakistan
Highlights of the last day's play. ● STEREO

: The Honorary Consul

Tonight's Midnight
Movieis a Graham Greene drama, starring Michael Caine
Richard Gere
Bob Hoskins
When half-English Dr Plan-first meets the drunken honorary British consul in a northern Argentinian town, a fateful chain of events is set in motion involving a beautiful young woman, betrayed trust and a terrorist plot.
Director John MacKenzie
(Tomorrow's Midnight Movie: High Anxiety) STEREO; TELETEXT SUBTITLES: p 888 ● FILMS: pages 44-51

Contributors

Unknown: Graham Greene
Unknown: Michael Caine
Unknown: Richard Gere
Unknown: Bob Hoskins
Director: John MacKenzie
Charley Fortnum: Michael Caine
Dr Plarr: Richard Gere
Colonel Perez: Bob Hoskins
Clara: Elpidia Carillo
Leon: Joaquim de Almeida
Aquino: A Martinez
Marta: Stephanie Cotsirilos
Diego: Domingo Ambriz
Pablo: Eric Valdez
Belfrage: Geoffrey Palmer

: Weather









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