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: Business Breakfast

(Timetable on Monday)

: Breakfast News

Presented by Nicholas Witchell and Sally Magnusson.
(Timetable on Monday)

Contributors

Presented By: Nicholas Witchell
Presented By: Sally Magnusson.

: The Infinite Voyage

Crisis in the Atmosphere. The world is in trouble and many scientists say it's our own fault. This film looks at global warming and the hole in the ozone layer over the South Pole and shows what happened to turn the air we breathe into something that threatens to change and, in some cases, eliminate almost every form of life on earth.

: News

Regional News; Weather

: Playdays

With Chris Jarvis.
The Playground Stop.

Contributors

Unknown: Chris Jarvis.

: Poddington Peas

Animation.

: The Flintstones

Cartoon.

: News

Regional News; Weather

: Remington Steele

Continuing the Daily Detective series with this 1980s drama series starring Stephanie Zimbalist
Pierce Brosnan , who is to be the new James Bond.
Tempered Steele. Laura and Remington become involved with industrial espionage when they're hired to supervise the installation of a foolproof burglar alarm system and are subsequently faced with a ten million dollar law suit that could destroy their agency and careers unless they manage to solve the case.
(Tomorrow: Quincy)

Contributors

Unknown: Stephanie Zimbalist
Unknown: Pierce Brosnan
Unknown: James Bond.
Unknown: Steele. Laura
Laura Holt: Stephanie Zimbaust
Remington Steele: Pierce Brosnan
Murphy Michaels: James Read
BerniceFoxe: Janet Demay
JimMeecham: Arlen Snyder
RogerDillon: David Hayward
Hannah Dillon: Diana Douglas

: Popeye

Cartoon fun.

: News

Regional News; Weather

: Pebble Mill

Today's guest is the film director John Schlesinger and there's a pre-recorded interview with Paul Hogan. Presented byjudi Spiers.

Contributors

Director: John Schlesinger
Unknown: Paul Hogan.

: Neighbours

(Details at 7.35pm) Stereo

: Wimbledon

Live coverage of this afternoon's matches which should decide the last four in this year's ladies' championship. Introduced by Sue Barker.

Contributors

Introduced By: Sue Barker.

: World Cup Grandstand Norway v Republic of Ireland

The Republic of Ireland return to the Giants'
Stadium in New York, where they met Italy in their first match, in a game that decides their immediate World Cup destiny. There's live coverage as Norway provide the group E opposition, with a place in the last 16 hopefully there for the taking.
It was always goingto be a keenly fought group and as England have found on three relatively recent occasions. Norway are a difficult side to beat. It is also true that the Norwegians play a style similar to Jack Chariton 's republic side, where the aim is to get forward quickly.
Meanwhile in Washington the other game in the group between Italy and Mexico could also play a part in fashioning Irish hopes. Italy were pre-tournament favourites to win the group and there will be news of the match's progress with highlights to follow.
Introduced by Desmond Lynam , with Terry Venables and David O'Leary , commentary by John Motson , Liam Brady , Tony Gubba and Chris Waddle.
Including News Summary

Contributors

Unknown: Jack Chariton
Introduced By: Desmond Lynam
Unknown: Terry Venables
Unknown: David O'Leary
Commentary By: John Motson
Commentary By: Liam Brady
Commentary By: Tony Gubba
Commentary By: Chris Waddle.

: Neighbours

Doug makes a decision that puts his job on the line. Rick thinks he's finally got some dirt on Darren. Lou brings tears to Cheryl's eyes.
(Shown at 1.30pm. For cast see Monday)

: EastEnders

Pat, David and Ricky rake up the coals in Clacton while Steve finds his darkest hour is just before dawn.
(For cast see Thursday)

: Summer Holiday

In tonight's programme:
Montegu Don on horseback, pedallo and all-terrain vehicle samples the great outdoors on a kibbutz tour of northern Israel. Alice Beer examines the enduring popularity of the Spanish island of Majorca, visited by nearly one-and-a-half million Britons last year and Sanhka Guha explores Rob Roy country, where the Highlands meet the lowlands in the Scottish
Trossachs. Plus industry news and up-to-the-minute travel tips. Presented by Jill Dando. Series producer Bridget Sneyd Executive producer Jane Lush

Contributors

Unknown: Montegu Don
Unknown: . Alice Beer
Unknown: Sanhka Guha
Unknown: Rob Roy
Presented By: Jill Dando.
Producer: Bridget Sneyd

: Nine O'Clock News

With Michael Buerk.
Regional News
Weather Suzanne Charlton

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk.
Unknown: Suzanne Charlton

: The Man Who Proke 1,000 Chains

First of a two-part drama based on a true story starring Val Kilmer
First World War veteran
Robert Elliot Burns is sentenced to hard labour in a brutal Georgia work camp after being forced to participate in an armed robbery. Caught in the tedium and hopelessness of life on a chain gang, Burns yearns for his freedom.
Final part and cast list tomorrow at 9.30pm. Director Daniel Mann (1987)
FILM REVIEWS pages45-51

Contributors

Unknown: Val Kilmer
Unknown: Robert Elliot Burns
Director: Daniel Mann

: Today at Wimbledon

Highlights of the ladies' quarter-finals. If her performances are going to plan, Martina Navratilova is aiming for her 20th consecutive Wimbledon quarter-final appearance. Introduced by Sue Barker.

Contributors

Unknown: Martina Navratilova
Introduced By: Sue Barker.

: World Cup Report

Another important day in the United States with two more of the qualifying groups being decided. There are highlights from the two final group B games tonight: Brazil v Sweden and Russia v Cameroon, plus the crucial matches in group E involving Ireland v Norway and Italy v Mexico. Introduced by Bob Wilson with Steve Coppell and David O'Leary.

Contributors

Introduced By: Bob Wilson
Unknown: Steve Coppell
Unknown: David O'Leary.

: UHF

I Parody of American television, movies and music videos, starring
"Weird APYankovic
When his uncle wins a local TV station in a poker game, it falls to inexperienced
George Newman to run it. Blessed with a vivid imagination and off-the-wall ideas, he makes a surprise success of it - and attracts the unwelcome attention of an evil rival.
Director Jay Levey (1989)
FILMREVIEWSpages45-51

Contributors

Unknown: George Newman
Director: Jay Levey
George Newman: "weird Al" Yankovic
Teri: Victoria Jackson
RJ Fletcher: Kevin McCarthy
Stanley Spadowski: Michael Richards
Bob: David Bowe
UncleHarvey: Stanley Brock
Philo: Anthony Geary
Raul Hernandez: Trinidad Silva
Kuni: Gedde Watanabe

: Weather

: BBC Select

2.45 Executive Business Channel: scrambled 471558293.15-3.45
Legal Network Television: scrambled
470725425.13 Cable and Wireless: highlights of yesterday Annual General Meeting of Cable and Wireless pic.








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