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: Business Breakfast

(Timetable on Monday)

: Breakfast News

Withjustin Webb and Sally Magnusson. (Timetable on Monday)

Contributors

Unknown: Withjustin Webb
Unknown: Sally Magnusson.

: Hangar 17

With Zoe Ball , Chris Jarvis and Ratz.
Music, comedy and games with special guests Culture Beat. Presented by Mickey Hutton , Paul Leyshon and Colette Brown.

Contributors

Unknown: Zoe Ball
Unknown: Chris Jarvis
Presented By: Mickey Hutton
Presented By: Paul Leyshon
Presented By: Colette Brown.

: Active8

Today's show features judo, boomerangs, an assault course shared with farm animals, some very old street games and a brand new game invented by schoolchildren from Motherwell.

: Playdays

The Roundabout Stop.

: The Flintstones

: News

Regional News; Weather

: Quincy

American crime drama starring Jack Klugman.
A Good Smack in the Mouth. Quincy attempts to build a case against a child-beating mother.

Contributors

Unknown: Jack Klugman.

: Red and Blue

Cartoon

: News

Regional News; Weather

: Pebble Mill

Alan Whicker , Dr Ruth and Hinge and Brackett are among Ross King 's special guests today.

Contributors

Unknown: Alan Whicker
Unknown: Ross King

: Neighbours

: Going for Gold

Europeanquiz.

: Glorious Goodwood

Today's big race, the Sussex Stakes, runs at 3.10. Also featured are the 2.30 and 3.45 races. (Coverage oftne4. 15 raceisonBBC2)

: Cartoon

: Bananaman

With Toby Anstis and Ratz.
Cartoon fun.

Contributors

Unknown: Toby Anstis

: Peter Pan and the Pirates

Animated adventures based on the classic children's story.

: Round the Twist

A 13-part fantasy comedy series.
1: The Twist family move into their new home -a lighthouse. Rpt

: Newsround

: Byker Grove

9: Alison's nephew takes a shine to Angel, and Jemma learns a terrible secret.
Written by Judy Forshaw ; A Zenith North production for BBCtv Rpt Stereo

Contributors

Written By: Judy Forshaw

: Neighbours

Julie and Philip are distressed about the state of their love life.

Contributors

Helen Daniels: Anne Haddy
Doug Willis: Terence Donovan
Pam Willis: Sue Jones
Gaby Willis: Rachel Blakely
Brad Willis: Scott Michaelson
Lou Carpenter: Tom Oliver
Lauren Carpenter: Sarah Vandenbergh
Beth Brennan: Natalie Imbruglia
Rick Alessi: Dan Falzon
Julie Martin: Julie Muluns
Philip Martin: Ian Rawungs
Hannah Martin: Rebecca Ritters
Debbie Martin: Marnie Reece-Wilmore
Annalise Hartman: Kimberley Davies
WayneDuncan: Jonathon Sammy-Lee
Michael Martin: Troy Beckwith
David Kazalian: Frankie Jholden

: Six O'Clock News

With Martyn Lewis and Andrew Harvey. Subtitled
Weather John Kettley

Contributors

Unknown: Martyn Lewis
Unknown: Andrew Harvey.
Unknown: John Kettley

: Wipeout

The quiz show where contestants identify the right answers from a selection to avoid wiping out their cash score and prizes. Presented by Paul Daniels.
Director/Producer David Taylor
CONTESTANTS: if you would like to take part in Wipeout please write, enclosing an sae, to [address removed]

Contributors

Presented By: Paul Daniels.
Producer: David Taylor

: Here and Now

Lively stories from around the UK. This week: Lynda Bryans explains why buyers of M-registration cars in August are losing out; Tom Mangold examines the "hothouse" training techniques used to coach young tennis stars; and there's a look at a drink that claims to improve sex drive but could also cause comas. With Sankha Guha and Mark Easton.
EditorSteveAnderson

Contributors

Unknown: Tom Mangold
Unknown: Sankha Guha
Unknown: Mark Easton.

: The Royal Tournament

Pageant, spectacle and history are combined as Earls Court reverberates to the first appearance of the Massed Bands of the Household
Division since 1908.
Denmark's Garde Husar display their horsemanship, the Royal Navy Field Gunners compete in the world's toughest race, and the Royal
Engineers build an ark, complete with animals two by two.
HRH the Princess Margaret takes the salute. Commentary by Julian Tutt.
Television presentation David Pickthall

Contributors

Commentary By: Julian Tutt.
Unknown: David Pickthall

: Nine O'Clock News

With Martyn Lewis. Subtitled Regional News
Weather John Kettley

Contributors

Unknown: Martyn Lewis.

: The Human Animal

"People may appear different to each other," says
Desmond Morris , "but every human being alive today shares an almost identical, genetic inheritance. Our instincts and behaviour are still rooted in our animal past."
Morris has worked on human and animal behaviour programmes for more than 30 years - from Zoo Time to The Animals Roadshow - and has written several bestsellers including The Naked Ape and Manwatching. This week, Radio Times presents the first of three exclusive extracts from his latestwork, The Human Animal, on page 32. For this six-part TV series he focuses on the behaviour of homo sapiens, examining areas such as love and sex, baby rearing, the importance of urban habitat and the roots of our creativity.
He starts with The Language of the Body, revealing that we have a repertoire of 3,000 gestures, some of which are so powerful and old that they are beyond our control. We may lie with words but our expression can give us away. ProducerCliveBromhall
Series producer Mike Beynon
The Andrew Duncan interview with Desmond Morris
SEEFEATUREpage28

Contributors

Unknown: Desmond Morris
Producer: Mike Beynon
Unknown: Andrew Duncan
Unknown: Desmond Morris

: The Couch Trip

Comedy starring Dan Aykroyd
Charles Grodin
Walter Matthau
When an escaped mental patient assumes the identity of one psychiatrist in order to take over the job of another, his unorthodox practices soon cause headaches for his
"colleagues" - even in a city as crazy as Los Angeles.
Director Michael Ritchie (1988)
FILM REVIEWS pages43-49

Contributors

Unknown: Dan Aykroyd
Unknown: Charles Grodin
Unknown: Walter Matthau
Director: Michael Ritchie
John W Burns Jr: Dan Aykroyd
Dr George Maitlin: Charles Grodin
Donald Becker: Walter Matthau
Dr Laura Rollins: Donna Dixon
Harvey Michaels: Richard Romanus
Dr Lawrence Baird: David Clennon
Perry Kovin: Ayre Gross
VeraMaitlin: Mary Gross
Robin: Victoria Jackson
Lopez: Michael Delorenzo
Watkins: Mickey Jones
Unger: J E Freeman
Condom father: Chevy Chase

: The Visitor

An unusual horror
I movie with an equally unusual cast, starring Mel Ferrer
John Huston
A mysterious old man, a demonic child and an ancient fight between good and evil come together when the leader of an evil "corporation" decides that his wife must once again give birth to an unholy offspring.
WithJ Townsend , Jack Dorsey , Johnny Popwell , Steve Somers ,
Wallace Williamson , Lew Walker , Walter Gordon Sr , Calvin Fenbry , Betty Turner , Steve Cunningham , Neal Bortz , Bill Ash ,
Charley Hardnett , Jack H Gordon , Steve Belzer and Hsio Ho Chao.
Director Michael J Paradise (1980)
FILM REVlEWS pages 43-49

Contributors

Unknown: Mel Ferrer
Unknown: John Huston
Unknown: J Townsend
Unknown: Jack Dorsey
Unknown: Johnny Popwell
Unknown: Steve Somers
Unknown: Wallace Williamson
Unknown: Lew Walker
Unknown: Walter Gordon Sr
Unknown: Calvin Fenbry
Unknown: Betty Turner
Unknown: Steve Cunningham
Unknown: Neal Bortz
Unknown: Bill Ash
Unknown: Charley Hardnett
Unknown: Jack H Gordon
Unknown: Steve Belzer
Unknown: Hsio Ho Chao.
Director: Michael J Paradise
Dr Walker: Mel Ferrer
Jersey Colsowitz, the visitor: John Huston
Jake: Glenn Ford
Raymond: Lance Henriksen
Katie Collins: Paige Conner
Barbara Collins: Joanne Nail
Jane Phillips: Shelley Winters
Sam: Sam Peckinpah

: Weather

: BBC Select

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

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