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: BBC Select

Nuclear Electric - A Powerful
Result. Highlights of yesterday's presentation by Nuclear Electric pic of their annual results.

: Ceefax Pages

: Breakfast News

6.30-6.55 Business Breakfast News every quarter hour.

: Olympic Grandstand

Presented by Steve Rider from Barcelona.
Swimming
Today's heats feature Britain's Nick Gillingham , world record holder Mike Barrowman and Hungary's Norbert Rozsa in the men's 200m breaststroke.
Plus the men's 400m and the women's 800m freestyle heats.
Equestrian
The cross-country phase of the three-day event. With Raymond Brooks-Ward and Lorna Clarke.
Plus badminton, tennis and the rowing repechages.
Cricket
The top match from the quarter-finals of the NatWest Trophy. ● STEREO
Including at
10.00am, 11.00am and 12.00* News; Regional News and Weather

Contributors

Presented By: Steve Rider
Unknown: Nick Gillingham
Unknown: Mike Barrowman
Unknown: Norbert Rozsa
Unknown: Raymond Brooks-Ward
Unknown: Lorna Clarke.

: One O'Clock News

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

: Neighbours

0 STEREO: TELETEXT SUBTITLES: p 888

: Eldorado

Fizz has a secret wish.

: Olympic Grandstand

Racing
From Glorious Goodwood, introduced by Julian Wilson.
2.30 Country Club Hotels Goodwood Stakes (Handicap. 2m 4f)
3.10 Sussex Stakes (1 m)
3.45 Scottish Equitable Richmond Stakes (6f)
4.15 Tote Gold Trophy Stakes (Handicap. Im4f)
Commentary by Peter O'Sullevan , Jimmy Lindley and John Hanmer.
Cricket
Further coverage. ●STEREO
Diving
The men's springboard final.
Equestrian
More cross-country action.
Swimming
Men's 400m freestyle and women's 100m butterfly finals.

Contributors

Introduced By: Julian Wilson.
Commentary By: Peter O'Sullevan
Commentary By: Jimmy Lindley
Commentary By: John Hanmer.

: Neighbours

Joe begins to realise his feelings for Melanie run deeper than friendship. Harold finds it more and more difficult to cope with Madge's over-protectiveness.
0 STEREO; TELETEXT SUBTITLES: p 888

Contributors

Madge Bishop: Anne Charleston
Harold Bishop: Ian Smith
Jim Robinson: Alan Dale
Paul Robinson: Stefan Dennis
Lucy Robinson: Melissa Bell
Helen Daniels: Anne Haddy
Todd Landers: Kristian Schmid
Joe Mangel: Mark Little
Melanie Pearson: Lucinda Cowden
Caroline Alessi: Gillian Blakeney
Christina Robinson: Gayle Blakeney
Josh Anderson: Jeremy Angerson
Dorothy Burke: Maggie Dence
Toby Mangel: Ben Geurens
Gemma Ramsay: Beth Buchanan
Cody Willis: Amelia Frid
Doug Willis: Terence Donovan
Pam Willis: Sue Jones
Adam Willis: Ian Williams
Sky: Miranda Fryer
Glen Donnelly: Richard Huggett
Michael Daniels: Brian Blain
Sarah Livingston: Andrea McEwan
Darren Wood: Troy Beckwith

: Six O'Clock News

With Andrew Harvey and Jill Dando.
Weather Peter Cockroft
0 TELETEXT SUBTITLES (news): page 888

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew Harvey
Unknown: Jill Dando.
Unknown: Peter Cockroft

: Eldorado

There's an encounter at the Leducs' plus an unwelcome visitor for Ingrid. And who is the stranger looking for Pilar? Episode written by Valerie Georgeson (For cast see Monday.
Repeated on Friday at 1.50pm) • STEREO
• TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Written By: Valerie Georgeson

: Fighting Back

The series in which well-known people reveal how they coped with losing their health.
Maurice Gibb is a member of the successful pop group the Bee Gees. But behind three decades of hits and hype is the grim story of his slide into the depths of alcoholism.
From his millionaire home in Miami, he tells Lynn Redgrave how he hit rock bottom and nearly wrecked his marriage before finally beating the bottle less than a year ago. And his wife Yvonne talks movingly for the first time about how his recovery has given her and their children a new life.
Producer Sally Dixon
Series editor Michael Latham
STEREO; TELETEXT SUBTITLES: p888 ● INFORMATION: ring Alcoholics Anonymous on [number removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Maurice Gibb
Unknown: Lynn Redgrave
Producer: Sally Dixon
Editor: Michael Latham

: Olympics Today

Highlights of the fifth day of Olympic action, with medal hopes for British competitors in the swimming, modern pentathlon and cycling. Plus highlights of the springboard diving final and the cross-country section of the three-day event.

: Nine O'Clock News

With Michael Buerk. Regional News
Weather Peter Cockroft
0 TELETEXT SUBTITLES (news): page 888

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk.

: CIA

Last part of the documentary series taking a comprehensive look at one of the world's most powerful organisations.
Moving Targets. With the crumbling of the Soviet empire, the CIA has been left searching for a new role. Tonight's programme looks at its activities in Iran and Central
America as well as its controversial involvement in the Iran-Contra affair and asks what kind of organisation the intelligence recruits of tomorrow will be joining.
New CIA director Robert Gates , who gives his first British television interview, says: "The CIA and US intelligence must change or confront irrelevance and growing sentiment for their dismantlement." He feels confident that in today's unstable world the CIA is needed as much as ever before.
Others remain to be convinced.
Executive producer George Carey Series producer Peter Molloy
●TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888

Contributors

Director: Robert Gates
Producer: George Carey
Producer: Peter Molloy

: Olympic Grandstand

Gymnastics
The last disciplines in the men's team final, won in Seoul by the now defunct USSR. The former
Soviet republics, now banded together as the Unified Team, will be in the medal hunt with China and Japan. With Barry Davies and Mitch Fenner.
Weightlifting
The lightweight final. Joachim Kunz won East Germany's last ever weightlifting gold in this category in Seoul - but only after the disqualification of Bulgarian Angel Guenchev for drug abuse. With David Vine.
Judo
The men's and women's middleweight finals, with Kate Howey aiming to battle her way to a medal for Britain.
Commentary by Jim Neilly.
Plus, news of three wrestling finals and further preliminary bouts in the boxing ring.

Contributors

Unknown: Barry Davies
Unknown: Mitch Fenner.
Unknown: Joachim Kunz
Unknown: David Vine.
Unknown: Kate Howey
Commentary By: Jim Neilly.

: Cannon

Tonight's Midnight Movie is the pilot of the 70s detective series starring William Conrad
Vera Miles
When the husband of an old friend is murdered, it is up to Frank Cannon , the rotund ex-cop, to catch the killer.
Director George McCowan
(Tomorrow's Midnight Movie: Al Capone) ?FILMS: pages 44-51

Contributors

Unknown: William Conrad
Unknown: Vera Miles
Unknown: Frank Cannon
Director: George McCowan
Frank Cannon: William Conrad
Diana Langston: Vera Miles
Lieutenant Kelly Redfield: J D Cannon
Christie: Lynda Day
Calhoun: Barry Sullivan
Eddie: Keenan Wynn
Virgin Holley: Murray Hamilton
Magruder: Earl Holliman

: Weather









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