6.15 Financial papers; 6.25 Sport; 6.29,
With Nicholas Witchell and Philip Hayton. News every 15 minutes. 7.12, 7.40,
8.12,8.40 Business; 7.20, 7.50, 8.20,
8.50 Sport; 7.25, 7.55, 8.25, 8.55 Weather, regional news, travel.
Subtitled (8.00 news only)
With Zoe Ball , Josie D'Arby and Ratz. Stereo
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Today, baby sea mammals including the Florida manatee. Presented by Terry Nutkins. Rpt Stereo
Regional News; Weather 25391 75
The Why Bird Stop. Rpt Stereo
Starring Sharon Gless and Tyne Daly. Jane Doe No 37. Chris takes an interest in the case of a murdered down-and-out who tried to give information to the police before she died.
With Alan Titchmarsh. Stereo
(Details at 5. 35pm) Stereo Subtitled
European quiz, with Henry Kelly.
Side by Side. Linda uses sex appeal to get what she wants. Stereo
In the last of the series, the late Audrey Hepburn , with co-narrator
Michael York , visits public gardens in America, Luxembourg and France.
The series on special effects today looks at the forced perspectives that can turn an actor into a giant.
With Toby Anstis and Ratz. Stereo
Children's documentary series.
Race for the Flag. Young motorbike enthusiasts compete in the schoolchildren's international motocross championships at Knockhill, Scotland. Rpt Stereo Subtitled
Annalise is furious when people believe the malicious gossip spread by Gaby. Pam 's illness causes concern, and Rick is given an ultimatum.
With Martyn Lewis and Andrew Harvey. Subtitled
Weather John Kettley
Live coverage from the I Olympic Stadium,
Helsinki. Scheduled for
6.45 is one of the highlights of the championships, the men's 100 metres. Britain's Olympic and world champion
Linford Christie is aiming at a hat-trick of European titles. Among the up-and-coming names is Birmingham's Michael Rosswess.
Twenty minutes earlier the women's 100 metres takes place, while out on the field the Czech Jan Zelezny will be trying to add European gold to his
Olympic and world javelin titles. Among those determined to deny him are Britain's Steve Backley and Mick Hill. Other events include the women's triple jump and the men's
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I live, the subsequent ' schedule may change
Tonight's edition of the showbusiness panel game pits j Thora Hird and comedian j Ronnie Ancona against television presenter Emma
) Forbes and comedy writer and performer Barry Cryer. With
Director John Rooney
Producer Graham B Owens
Game show in which two teams tackle a series of challenging rural crafts. This week's celebrity team leaders are
Bullseye presenter Jim Bowen and sportswoman Annabel Croft. With Nick Owen.
Director David Millard
Producer Kirsten de Keyser A CST production for BBCtv
Kathy spends some time away from Phil in order to decide if they have a future together. Arthur takes a trip down memory lane, and Ricky asks Bianca to go out on a date. (For cast see Thursday)
From the Olympic Stadium, Helsinki. Key moments from the second day of the European Championships and a roundup of the day's news.
With Michael Buerk. Subtitled
Weather John Kettley
Another investigation of an issue of topical concern.
Editor Glenwyn Benson Subtitled
Fifth in the six-part film with music, written by Dennis Potter , who died in June, and starring Michael Gambon
Pitter Patter. As the rain falls outside a 1945 dance hall and Marlow begins to croon the popular Flanagan and Allen tune Umbrella Man, a shot rings out. Forty years on, a fellow patient in Marlow's ward comes to the end of the adventure novel he has been reading, in which the hero,
Philip Marlow , has been shot at.
Producers John Harris and Kenith Trodd
Director Jon Amiel Rpt Subtitled 696953
Staff Nurse White:
Philip Marlow (aged 10):
Mark Binney (aged 10):
In the first international competition, dancers from the UK take on their opponents from Lithuania. Introduced by Rosemarie Ford.
Producer Simon Betts
Thriller starring j
Jill Ireland Inside the White House, from someone close to the President, an order is issued: kill the new First Lady of the United States. Veteran Secret Service agent Jay Killian leads the team designed to protect her, but his first task is to convince her she's a target.
Director Peter Hunt (1987) Stereo
Laramie Royce Craig:
Senator Hector Bunsen: