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: Kilroy

With Robert Kilroy-Silk .

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Kilroy-Silk

: Ross King

Quiz show with Ross King.
VIEWERS' QUIZ: see Tuesday

: News

Subtitled
Regional News; Weather

: Playdays

With Philippa Forrester.
Today: the Tent Stop.

: Good Morning ... with Anne and Nick

Topical family magazine show.
10.50 Gimme a Break
11.00 News (Subtitled); weather
11.10 Showbiz News
11.20 Library of Romance
11.30 Video Stars
11.35 Vet Phone-in with Mark Evans
11.50 Where There's a Will
12.00 News (Subtitled); weather HOTLINE: see Tuesday

Contributors

Unknown: Mark Evans

: Pebble Mill

Today's guests include singer Mica Paris and cookery writer Sophie Grigson with Alan Titchmarsh.
12.55pm Regional News; Weather

Contributors

Singer: Mica Paris
Unknown: Sophie Grigson
Unknown: Alan Titchmarsh.

: One O'Clock News

With Philip Hayton. Subtitled
Weather John Kettley

Contributors

Unknown: Philip Hayton.
Unknown: John Kettley

: Neighbours

: Eldorado

: Fair Weather Friends

Fiona Oates reports on the perils hidden in the small print of insurance policies.

Contributors

Unknown: Fiona Oates

: The Flying Doctors

The Claim. Judith's right to her property is challenged by her dead friend's brother.

: Cartoon

: Harum Scarum

With Andi Peters.
Stories about a trusty bicycle, a frog quest and a girl who dances to shoo away Jack Frost.

Contributors

Unknown: Andi Peters.
Unknown: Jack Frost.

: Peter Pan and the Pirates

Last in the animation series.
Today's adventure: play ball.

: The Really Wild Show

Bees dance! Not the bee-bop, but the waggle dance. In the last of the series,
Michaela Strachan buzzes through their routines. Terry Nutkins meets a unique group of otters and reveals a few secrets from his past, and there's an unusual milk-tasting competition. With Chris Packham.
For more animal fun, see our special School's Out section
SEE FEATURE page 41

Contributors

Presenter: Michaela Strachan
Presenter: Terry Nutkins
Presenter: Chris Packham

: The Flawed Glass

Final part of the story by Ian Strachan , told by Joanna Roth. Has Carl found the key to Shona's knowledge?

Contributors

Story By: Ian Strachan
Told By: Joanna Roth.

: Newsround

News for children.

: Billy Webb's Amazing Story

Last part of the drama series. Billy and Trotter are going to set a trap. And what do they need for it? Bait.

Contributors

Billy Webb: Scott Riley
Trotman: Mike Walling
Mrs Webb: Sue Porrett
Mr Webb: Brian Hall
Linda: Fleur Taylor
MrsPeasgood: Gil Brailey
PC Griffiths: Roy Holder
Mrs Frisby: Bella Emberg
Scott: Rory McNicholl
Nigel: Raymond Butcher
Annette: Phyllis Osie
Anita: Anna Williams

: Neighbours

Jim finds himself the object of Faye's desires. Brad gets an exciting offer and an unexpected reward. (Shown at 1.30pm;

: Six O'Clock News

With John Humphrys and Moira Stuart.
Subtitled
Weather Peter Cockroft 53

Contributors

Unknown: John Humphrys
Unknown: Moira Stuart.
Unknown: Peter Cockroft

: Eldorado

Everyone pulls together to help Rosemary in her search for Stanley - apart from Blair, who upsets her.
Episode written by Andrew Holden
(For cast see Monday. Rptd next Monday)

Contributors

Written By: Andrew Holden

: Entertainment Express

Selina Scott andjohn Leslie present the last in the series featuring the latest news on movies, television, pop music, home entertainment products and video games. And
Joanna Kaye reports from Los Angeles on the American media and showbusiness world. With
Andi Peters , Triona Holden and the team of roving reporters. Editor Charles Miller
Stereo Subtitled 89

Contributors

Unknown: Selina Scott
Unknown: Joanna Kaye
Unknown: Andi Peters
Unknown: Triona Holden
Editor: Charles Miller

: All Creatures Great and Small

Another episode from the series based on the books by James Herriot , starring Christopher Timothy
Robert Hardy , Peter Davison If Music Be the Food of Love The partners are baffled by Biggins's behaviour when he keeps calling them out to treat perfectly healthy cows.
Episode written by Michael Russell Producer Bill Sellars
Director Michael Brayshaw

Contributors

Unknown: James Herriot
Unknown: Christopher Timothy
Unknown: Robert Hardy
Unknown: Peter Davison
Written By: Michael Russell
Producer: Bill Sellars
Director: Michael Brayshaw
James: Christopher Timothy
Siegfried: Robert Hardy
Tristan: Peter Davison
Helen: Lynda Bellingham
Biggins: John Sharp
Mrs Alton: Jean Heywood
Jane Mercer: Lesley Nightingale
Mr Bullock: Roger Walker
MrsBiggins: Margaret Jackman
Granville Bennett: James Grout
Mr Mercer: Geoffrey Banks

: Points of View

Anne Robinson presents more viewers' comments, made by post and by phone, on recent BBCtv programmes. Producer Bernard Newnham
WRITE TO: Points of View. BBCtv Centre. London W 12 7RJ; or phone 08 1 -[number removed]. RADIO TIMES LETTERS: page

Contributors

Unknown: Anne Robinson
Producer: Bernard Newnham

: Nine O'Clock News

With Michael Buerk.
Subtitled
Regional News
Weekend Weather
Peter Cockroft

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk.

: The Riff Raff Element

A six-part drama series I by Debbie Horsfield , writer of Making Out, which follows the fortunes, triumphs and disasters of two catastrophically mismatched families - or are they?
Two days before Christmas, and Roger Tundish , recently recalled ambassador from San
Andres, is upsetting his family at Tundish Hall. Meanwhile, Petula Belcher walks into a Manchester job centre in search of a proper job. But is she the right sort of person?
Producer LizTrubridge
Director Simon Cellan Jones
SEE PREVIEW page 4

Contributors

Unknown: Debbie Horsfield
Unknown: Roger Tundish
Unknown: Tundish Hall.
Unknown: Petula Belcher
Director: Simon Cellan Jones
Mortimer: Richard Hope
Boyd: Nicholas Farrell
Phoenix: Pippa Guard
Roger: Ronald Pickup
Joanna: Celia Imrie
Acky: Trevor Peacock
Nathan: Ashley Wright
Pet: Mossie Smith
Carmen: Jayne Ashbourne
Declan: Cal MacAninch
Oliver: Stewart Pile
Dearbhla: Kate Binchy
Granny Grogan: Brenda Bruce
Alister: Greg Wise
Vincent: George Costigan
Jed: Con O'Neill
PC: Nicholas Fry
Father Casper: Lionelguyett

: The Dead Zone

David Cronenberg 's chilling drama based on the bestselling novel by "the modern master of terror"
Stephen King. Starring Christopher Walken Martin Sheen
Herbert Lorn
After lying in a coma for five years following a near-fatal crash, schoolteacher Johnny Smith awakens with a strange and erratic power: to experience visions of another person's past, present and - most frightening of all - their future. It can be power for good, but it takes a terrible toll on Smith and those around him.
SEE FILMS pages 55-60

Contributors

Unknown: David Cronenberg
Unknown: Stephen King.
Unknown: Christopher Walken
Unknown: Martin Sheen
Unknown: Herbert Lorn
Unknown: Johnny Smith
Johnny Smith: Christopher Walken
Greg Stillson: Martin Sheen
Dr Sam Weizak: Herbert Lom
Sarah Bracknell: Brooke Adams
Sheriff George Bannerman: Tom Skerritt
Roger Stuart: Anthony Zerbe
Henrietta Dodd: Colleen Dewhurst
Frank Dodd: Nicholas Campbell
Herb Smith: Sean Sullivan
VeraSmith: Jackie Burroughs
Sonny Elliman: Geza Kovacs

: Don't Be Afraid of the Dark

FILM When newlyweds Alex and Sally Farnham move into their new house, they are understandably curious about its secrets. But deep in the cellar is a deadly, demonic presence that both will wish they had never uncovered.
DirectorJohn Newland
SEE FILMS pages 55-60

Contributors

Unknown: Sally Farnham
AlexFarnham: Jim Hutton
Sally Farnham: Kim Darby
Joan: Barbara Anderson
Harris: William Demarest
Francisco Perez: Pedro Armendariz Jr
Ethyl: Lesley Woods
Policeman: Sterling Swanson
George: Jh Lawrence
Tom: William Sylvester
Bob: Don Mallon

: Weather









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