With Andi Peters , Philippa Forrester and Toby Anstis.
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Based on the famous song, this animated adventure introduces
"all the bears that ever were there" and proves once again that if you go down to the woods on the day of the teddy bears' picnic, "you're sure of a big surprise".
Animation with Pingu, the intelligent but rather clumsy penguin.
Animated film based on Oscar Wilde 's story, telling of a 300-year-old ghost's attempts to scare the human inhabitants out of his house.
Animation about a scientist who is now part man, part plant.
Election fever takes over the Why Don 't You .. ? house.
Plus there are ideas today for creating your own camera, searching for the stars and making tuna pasta.
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A musical cartoon narrated by Rich Little and featuring the voices of Rita Coolidge and Leo Sayer. The horrible Cyril Sneer has plans to turn the winter paradise of Evergreen Forest into a colossal concrete complex.
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Highlights of the great medal-winning performances at the spectacular Barcelona games, including golden moments enjoyed by Linford Christie ,
Sally Gunnell , Chris Boardman , Redgrave and Pinsent, and the Searle Brothers.
Producer Graham Wellham
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With Philip Hayton.
Weather John Kettley
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Multi-Oscar-winning epic starring
A strange destiny rules the life of Ben-Hur, a prince of Judah who sets himself against the tyranny of his Roman masters at the time of Christ. With a score by Miklos Rozsa.
Director William Wyler
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Brenda's subterfuge backfires. (Forcast see Wednesday 23 December. Shown at 1.05pm) 8368371 0 STEREO; TELETEXT SUBTITLES: p 888
With Philip Hayton.
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Many of the drawings of birds used on Christmas cards originated as illustrations in the sumptuous natural history books published in the 19th century, and that artist tradition continues today.
David Attenborough travels to the rainforest of northern
Australia to visit William Cooper , one of the greatest artists working in this style, and to meet one of his favourite subjects, a local bird of paradise. Director Paul Reddish
Executive producer Dione Gilmour
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Terry asks Joy to make a decision - should he stay or should he go? He wants the answer by midnight.
Episode written by Tony Jordan
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Another chance to see the 1985 Christmas episode of John Sullivan 's comedy, starring David Jason Nicholas Lyndhurst Buster Merryfield
To Hull and Bark. The Trotter family embarks on a money-making adventure which takes them on a trek across Britain.
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Last in the comedy series written by john Sullivan following the fortunes of a 60s swinger whose life has since taken some very different turns. Welcome Home. Annie discovers that the flat she is sharing with her daughter has been sold to some dodgy characters who have a fondness for rottweilers.
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A second series of the drama created and written by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran and starring Adam Faith
Strictly Business. It's six months since Tessa Piggott walked away from her lover,
Frank Carver. She thinks she's finished with him for good, but he doesn't necessarily agree. Tessa has a new job and, when her boss wants her to head a new charity foundation providing funds for central and eastern
Europe, it's Frank who comes up with a plausible project.
Producer Tara Prem
Director Alan Grint
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With Philip Hayton.
Regional News; Weekend
Weather Bill Giles [number removed]
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Comedy thriller starring Whoopi Goldberg
Rita Rizzoli is an undercover cop with an acid tongue and an attitude. When the streets are flooded with a deadly cocaine-based cocktail, the chase is on to block the source before the city blows apart.
Director Tom Holland
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In a spectacular concert at New York's Apollo Theatre in 1991, the soul singer performs hits including New Attitude, All the Man I Need, Feels Like Another One and On My Own.
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