Analysis of the main trading stories. Editor Paul Gibbs
(Timetable on Monday)
Withjustin Webb and Andrew Harvey. Editor Bob Wheaton
(Timetable on Monday)
With Zoë Ball.Josie D'Arbyand Ratz.
Rpt Stereo Subtitled
Cindy Leicester presents a programme exploring what is and is not boring.
The Tent Stop.
A Felgate production forBBCtv
Boss Bear leads his busy team of transport drivers from the garage to the shops, the station, the docks and even a stop at the cafe for tea.
Mickey Hutton joins Shane Richie and Peter Simon for the messy game show. Rpt Stereo
Regional News; Weather 238594 7
The Daily Detective season continues with the popular 1980s series, starring Cybill Shepherd and Bruce Willis Poltergeist HI - Dipesto Nothing
Maddy and David refuse to take on the case of the house on the hill that begins to experience things which go bump in the night. Then Ms Dipesto and Mr Viola decide the time is right to seek out the ghost. Rpt Stereo
Regional News; Weather 734
With Judi Spiers.
(Details at 5.45pm) Stereo Subtitled
Ben Fullingim is 87-years-old and lives alone on an isolated mountain in the Sierra Nevada, California. For 50 years he has worked on his claim searching for the glittering prize. The gold fever had spread from the sleepy town of Sonaro, a reconstruction of the original 1850 town, where the community earns its living selling myths and romance to the tourists.
From Newbury, featuring races at
2.40,3.10 and 3.40. Commentary by Jim McGrath , Jimmy Lindley and John Hanmer. Introduced by Julian Wilson.
The action comes live from the Olympic
Stadium in Helsinki. At
5.10 400-metres hurdler Sally Gunnell tries to win the one major gold medal that has so far eluded her. In the championships at Split four years ago the comparatively inexperienced Gunnell could only finish sixth, but she came of age two years later when she took the Olympic title in Barcelona. This was followed last year by a winning world-record performance in the Stuttgart world championships, and Gunnell is hot favourite to add the European to her medal collection.
In the men's 110-metres hurdle at 6.30 Colin Jackson defends his European title. Like Gunnell he broke the world record in winning gold at
Stuttgart. Amongthose up against him in the final, unless the heats went totally against form, is his close friend Tony Jarrett , who took silver behind Jackson at both Split and Stuttgart, as well as Olympic champion Mark McKoy , who competed for his native Canada at Barcelona but now runs for
Other highlights this evening include the contests for the 3,000-metres steeplechase, the women's longjump and the women'sjavelin.
Desmond Lynam , with David Moorcroft and Daley Thompson , introduces the events while trackside commentary is by David Coleman , Stuart Storey , Paul Dickenson and Brendan Foster.
5.45-6.10 Neighbours Hannah starts to believe in the curse of the rock. Julie thinks she is pregnant but is worried about how Philip will react.
With Anna Ford andjill Dando. Subtitled
Weather Michael Fish
It's now the final and the ten competitors have to display their skill over five new courses. Tonight they have to reverse a speedboat around a yard and face the biggest vehicle they have yet been expected to master. It is the Pinzgauer, a huge personnel carrier, which they will have to negotiate through the quarry. Justin Bell demonstrates and presents the programme, with commentary by Barrie Gill , and Tony Mason interviews the drivers. The Duke of Devonshire, who hosted the series at his ancestral home,
Chatsworth in Derbyshire, will present the prizes.
Director/Producer John G Smith
A White Rabbit production for BBCtv
Classic comedy series starring Ronnie Barker
No Peace for the Wicked
Fletcher shuns vocational training in favour of putting his feet up in the quiet of his cell. But his peace doesn't last long as there seems to be a continuous queue of people who need his advice.
Written by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais Producer Sydney Lotterby
Action from today's events in the Olympic Stadium, Helsinki, plus a roundup of the day's other key events.
With Michael Buerk. Subtitled
Weather Michael Fish
The monstrous end to the modern master of horror's two-part mini-series starring Richard Thomas
As sinister Pennywise returns to haunt the reluctant heroes' walking nightmares, they are 'lucky seven" no longer. Back to confront the abomination that blighted their childhood, the survivors discover It has not been idle, and their terrifying ordeal has only just begun.
(Part 1 and cast see Thursday at 10.00pm)
Film. An unconventional love story, starring Virginia Madsen Craig Sheffer
When a hot-headed young offender encounters a coolly intelligent convent-school girl they seem as incompatible as fire and water. However, despite the many obstacles keeping them apart, their relationship causes sparks. Virginia Madsen, sister of screen heavy Michael Madsen, has also starred in such movies as Candyman and Slamdance, and Craig Sheffer was the star of Clive Barker's Nightbreed.
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