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: Henry's Cat

Breakfast in the broom cupboard with Andi Peters.
More cartoon adventures with the curious feline.

Contributors

Unknown: Andi Peters.

: Wiz Bang

Fun and laughter to start the day. Today: have you heard of James Pond , underwater spy? Wiz Bang reveals all.

Contributors

Unknown: James Pond

: Llttl' Bits

Animated adventures set in a mystical and enchanted forest. This week, Willybit becomes a hero when an earthquake threatens to destroy the village.

: Eggs 'n' Baker

The food and fun series.
It's all up in the air this week, as Cheryl ventures into the world of outer space and makes some extra-terrestrial recipes. Gem the robot drops in to help cook moon rock clusters, pop-eyed aliens and flying saucers. And Cheryl goes
"Walking on the Moon", looks at space food and chats with astronaut Mike McCully of Atlanta Challenger, the probe which has recently returned fromjupiter.

Contributors

Unknown: Mike McCully

: Tom and Jerry

A triple bill of classic cartoons with the famous cat-and-mouse double act.

: Going Live!

Special guests this morning include comedy stars Dawn
French and Jennifer Saunders. WWF personality "Hacksaw" Jim Duggan will also be in the studio. And health expert Aric Sigman exposes food cons - is what you eat as good for you as the manufacturers claim? New band Worlds Apart perform live in the studio and the Press
Conference guest is
Alan Yentob , the new Controller of BBCl.Plusmore cartoon adventures with The
Chipmunks and Pirates of Dark Water. Presented by Sarah Greene and Phillip Schofield. With Trev Neal and Simon Hickson.
EditorChris Bellinger
TELEPHONE: call this morning's studio guests on 08 1-8 1 18181. LETTERS: wnte to Going Live!
POBox8181, London Wl 2 7SE.
COMPETITION LINE: 0[number removed](calls cost 20p), rules from: Audiocall, 80 Wood Lane, London W 1 2 OTT.

Contributors

Unknown: Jennifer Saunders.
Unknown: Jim Duggan
Unknown: Aric Sigman
Unknown: Alan Yentob
Presented By: Sarah Greene
Presented By: Phillip Schofield.
Unknown: Trev Neal
Unknown: Simon Hickson.

: Weather

: Grandstand

Introduced by Steve Rider.
Provisional Timetable
12.20 Football Focus
1.00 News
1.05 Boxing
1.25 Rugby Union
1.55 (France vWales)
2.40 (Ireland vEngland) 4. 15 (France v Wales)
4.40 Final Score
Rugby Union Ireland v England
Live coverage from Lansdowne Road of the Digital international (kick-off at
2.45pm). Today, England travel to Dublin looking for their seventh successive win over Ireland, a result which would keep them in line for a third consecutive Five Nations title, depending on events this afternoon in Paris. Full-back
Jonathan Webb starred in last year's record 38-9 victory at Twickenham with a haul of 22 points and England, unbeaten in Ireland since 1987, start as the clear favourites. Ireland will be hoping to build on their recent success in Cardiff, their first win for 12 months.
France v Wales
Live coverage of the first half of the match from Pare des
Princes, Paris (kick-off at
2.00pm), with highlights of the whole match at 4.15pm. Wales aim to end an 1 1-match losing streak against France, who could clinch their first outright championship since 1989. After the emotional victory over
England last month, Wales will be looking to round off their season with a first win on French soil for 18 years. With commentary by Bill McLaren and Nigel Starmer-Smith .
Boxing
Commonwealth heavyweight title from Lewisham Town
Hall. Henry Akinwande meets Western Samoan-born New
Zealander Jimmy Thunder in front of his home crowd.
With commentary by Harry Carpenter.
Football Focus
In a busy week of domestic and European competition, there's a look at the best of the action from home and abroad, and a look ahead to the afternoon's
FA Premier League matches. Presented by Bob Wilson and AlanHansen.
Producer Martin Hopkins
Editor Dave Gordon
SEE PREVIEW page 12

Contributors

Introduced By: Steve Rider.
Unknown: Jonathan Webb
Commentary By: Bill McLaren
Commentary By: Nigel Starmer-Smith
Unknown: Henry Akinwande
Unknown: Jimmy Thunder
Commentary By: Harry Carpenter.
Presented By: Bob Wilson
Producer: Martin Hopkins
Editor: Dave Gordon

: News

With Chris Lowe.
Weather Bill Giles
BBC NEWS BYTELE PHONE: can be heard between 5.00am and 8.00pm on 0[number removed]. Calls are 36p per minute cheaprate, 48patothertimes.

Contributors

Unknown: Chris Lowe.
Unknown: Bill Giles

: Bugs Bunny

Cartoon fun.

: That's Showbusiness

Joining Mike Smith on the celebrity panel game are Victor McGuire from Bread and Never the Twain's Windsor Davies, playing against veteran comedy actress June Whitfield and comedian Roy Hudd. Director John Rooney
Producer Nick Vaughan-Barratt

Contributors

Unknown: Mike Smith
Unknown: Victor McGuire
Unknown: June Whitfield
Unknown: Roy Hudd.
Director: John Rooney
Producer: Nick Vaughan-Barratt

: You Rang, M'Lord?

I The elegant lifestyle of I I Lord Meldrum, his family and loyal retainers comes to an end in this final series of the comedy written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft. Starring Paul Shane
Jeffrey Holland , Su Pollard Yes Sir, That's My Baby. The family helps out at Cissy's soup kitchen while Alf hatches a plan to help Teddy.
Director Roy Gould ; Producer David Croft

Contributors

Written By: Jimmy Perry
Written By: David Croft.
Unknown: Paul Shane
Unknown: Jeffrey Holland
Unknown: Su Pollard
Director: Roy Gould
Producer: David Croft
Alf Stokes: Paul Shane
James Twelvetrees: Jeffrey Holland
Ivy Teasdale: Su Pollard
Lord Meldrum: Donald Hewlett
The Honourable Teddy: Michael Knowles
PC Wilson: Bill Pertwee
Mrs Lipton: Brenda Cowling
Lady Lavender: Mavis Pugh
Poppy: Susie Brann
Cissy: Catherine Rabett
Henry: Perry Benson
Mabel: Barbara New

: Private Benjamin

I Military comedy
I starring Goldie Hawn Widowed on her wedding night, a sheltered socialite joins the army. But however unfit she may be for the military, the army is even less prepared for her.
Director Howard Zieff
SEE FILMS pages 47-54

Contributors

Director: Howard Zieff
Judy Benjamin: Goldie Hawn
Capt Doreen Lewis: Eileen Brennan
Henri Tremont: Armand Assante
Col Clay Thornbush: Robert Webber
Teddy Benjamin: Sam Wanamaker
Harriet Benjamin: Barbara Barrie
Pte Mary Lou Glass: Mary Kay Place
Sgtjim Ballard: Harry Dean Stanton

: Birds of a Feather

Comedy series starring
Pauline Quirke , Linda Robson Keep Off the Grass. Sharon and Tracey are faced with a dilemma when they see someone they know commit a crime. With Lesley Joseph. Episode written by Sue Teddern Director Charlie Hanson
Series producer Nic Phillips
An Alomo production for BBCtv

Contributors

Unknown: Pauline Quirke
Unknown: Linda Robson
Unknown: Lesley Joseph.
Written By: Sue Teddern
Director: Charlie Hanson
Producer: Nic Phillips

: News and Sport

With Michael Buerk. Subtitled
Weather Bill Giles

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk.
Unknown: Bill Giles

: That's Life!

Every year thousands of lives are saved because someone knows what to do quickly and confidently in a crisis. Sadly, many lives are also lost through ignorance of the same procedures. At the Hillsborough disaster, Trevor Hicks had to stand by helplessly while both his daughters stopped breathing and he did not know what to do.
In a special programme Esther Rantzen and the team join forces with Stjohn Ambulance to help viewers learn how to give the "Breath of Life". Director Chris Fox
Editor Bryher Scudamore
VOLUNTEERS: phone 0[number removed]
(calls are free) to enrol for a free two-hour course in resuscitation. Lines are open during the programme and until 1 2midnight.

Contributors

Unknown: Trevor Hicks
Unknown: Esther Rantzen
Director: Chris Fox
Editor: Bryher Scudamore

: Match of the Day

Highlights from two of this afternoon's top Premier
League matches, plus action from the day's other games.
Introduced by Desmond Lynam. ProducerVivien Kent; Editor Brian Barwick

Contributors

Introduced By: Desmond Lynam.
Editor: Brian Barwick

: Evil of Frankenstein

Hammer horror starring
Peter Cushing
When Baron Frankenstein returns to his old castle, he discovers his creature perfectly preserved in ice. With Peter Woodthorpe and Sandor Eles. Director Freddie Francis
SEE FILMS pages 47-54

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Cushing
Unknown: Baron Frankenstein
Unknown: Peter Woodthorpe
Unknown: Sandor Eles.
Director: Freddie Francis

: Weather









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