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Regional News; Weather

: Zoe Ball

Josie D'Arby and Ratz. 7. 10 Little Duck Blue Feather
7.30Cuckoolina Rpt 74368 8.00 News; Regional News; Weather 3650788 8.10 Smoggies Rpt 9316542 8.35 The Worst DayofMyLife Rpt 6362726 9.00News; Regional News; Weather 2817523 9.05 Hangar 1 last in the games and entertainment series. Rpt Stereo
9.30 Growing Up Wild: today, animals with horns and antlers. With Terry Nutkins. Last in theseries. Rpt Stereo 31558 lO.OOTeddy Trucks Rpt 2868639 10. 10 Playdays: the Why Bird Stop. Rpt Stereo 3115558 10.30 TheFlintstones

Contributors

Unknown: Josie D'Arby

: The Thief of Baghdad

A fantasy adventure starring Roddy McDowall
Kabir Bedi , Peter Ustinov Seeking to marry the Caliph's daughter, Prince Taj journeys to Baghdad. But the treachery of the blackhearted Wazir Jaudur forces the noble prince to undertake a deadly quest. With Terence Stamp , Frank Finlay , Marina Vlady , Pavla Ustinov , Ian Holm.
Director Clive Donner (1978)
FILM REVIEWS pages41-47

Contributors

Unknown: Roddy McDowall
Unknown: Kabir Bedi
Unknown: Peter Ustinov
Unknown: Wazir Jaudur
Unknown: Terence Stamp
Unknown: Frank Finlay
Unknown: Marina Vlady
Unknown: Pavla Ustinov
Unknown: Ian Holm.
Director: Clive Donner

: Animal Hospital Live

First of this week's live visits behind the scenes with vets and pets at an RSPCA hospital. With Rolf Harris and Lynda Bryans.
SEE THIS WEEK page8

Contributors

Unknown: Rolf Harris

: One O'Clock News

sumiea Weather

: Neighbours

(Details at 5.00pm) Stereo

: Cartoon

: The Inn of the Sixth Happiness

A real-life story of the English missionary starring Ingrid Bergman, Curt Jurgens.

Gladys Aylward, a young English servant girl, travels to China in the 1930s to carry the Christian creed. There she meets Lin Nan, a Chinese Army officer ordered to impose liberating new laws. (1958)
Film Reviews pages 41-47

Contributors

Director: Mark Robson
Gladys Aylward: Ingrid Bergman
Capt Lin Nan: Curt Jurgens
Mandarin: Robert Donat
Sir Francis Jamison: Ronald Squire
Miss Thompson: Noel Hood
Mrs Lawson: Athene Seyler
Yang: Peter Chong
Mr Murfin: Richard Wattis
Li: Burt Kwouk

: Cartoon

: Disney Time

A spectacular wildlife edition including clips from Lady and the Tramp,
Homeward Bound, Robin Hood , and the phenomenally successful new Disney animated feature The Lion King.
Featuring a special contribution from Johnny Morris. With Sarah Greene.
SEE THIS WEEK page 14

Contributors

Unknown: Robin Hood
Unknown: Johnny Morris.
Unknown: Sarah Greene.

: Neighbours

Debbie puts her friendship with Craig on hold.

: The Rudy Coby Show

Deep in his secret laboratory Rudy, the magician and "Human Cartoon" goes on a magical journey through a cartoon world,

: News

With Mike Smartt. Subtitled Weather John Kettley

Contributors

Unknown: Mike Smartt.

: Animal Hospital Live

After the success of Hospital Watch, now follows Animal Hospital
Live. It is coming from the RSPCA's Sir Harold Harmsworth
Memorial Hospital in Holloway, North London, every day this week until Friday.
Funded entirely by the RSPCA, the Harmsworth provides animal treatment for owners who cannot afford private veterinary fees. It is staffed by a dedicated team of veterinary surgeons and nurses who tend a constant stream of accident victims, pets with major surgical diseases, strays and even wild animals.
Linda Bryans (of BBC 1 's Here and Now) and Rolf Harris, who report from inside the hospital, say they are well prepared. "This is the unpredictability of TV with live animals. If it goes wrong you can't do it again, "says Harris.
(For further information about the Harmsworth Hospital, phone free on 0208 [number removed].

Contributors

Presenter: Linda Bryans Presenter: Rolf Harris
Producer: Fiona Holmes
Producer: Lorraine Heggessey

: The Best of Noel's House Party

Noel Edmonds and his team have sprung many a Gotcha on unsuspecting celebrities, but the one involving Lionel Blair was a classic. Not only was it perfectly executed but it also showed what a true professional Blair is under some very trying circumstances.
There is a chance to enjoy that
Gotcha again in this compilation which includes the infamous
Susan George kiss,
Nigel Mansell in the gunge tank, the most embarrassing moments from Wait Till I Get You Home, and highlights from the Mr
Blobby Open Golf Tournament. Producer Jonathan Beazley
Executive producer Michael Leggo
SEE THIS WEEK page 14

Contributors

Unknown: Lionel Blair
Unknown: Susan George
Unknown: Nigel Mansell
Producer: Jonathan Beazley
Producer: Michael Leggo

: The Big Country Quest

The last show in the series in which two teams tackle challenging rural crafts. Celebrity guests are Julie Peasgood from Luv, John Altman from EastEnders, Amanda Wemban from
Emmerdale, Trevor Harrison from The Archers and Danny McCall and Rachael Lindsay from Brookside. With Nick Owen.
Director David Millard ; Producer Kirsten de Keyser A CST production for BBCtv

Contributors

Unknown: Julie Peasgood
Unknown: John Altman
Unknown: Amanda Wemban
Unknown: Trevor Harrison
Unknown: Danny McCall
Unknown: Rachael Lindsay
Unknown: Nick Owen.
Director: David Millard
Producer: Kirsten de Keyser

: EastEnders

Ricky and Bianca have a secret rendezvous, Gita tries to overcome her fears.

: The Inspector Alleyn Mysteries

Patrick Malahide returns as Ngaio Marsh 's aristocratic sleuth in Scales of Justice, another new film in this occasional series of thrillers set in the 1940s. It co-stars
Elizabeth Spriggs as Lady
Hermione Lacklander , whose husband's memoirs are at the centre of this mystery, and Frances Barber as a wife with a past and an eye on the future.
Screenplay Cynl Williams
ProducerGeorge Gallaccio; Director Jim Goddard

Contributors

Unknown: Patrick Malahide
Unknown: Ngaio Marsh
Unknown: Elizabeth Spriggs
Unknown: Hermione Lacklander
Unknown: Frances Barber
Director: Jim Goddard
Chief Inspector Alleyn: Patrick Malahide
Inspector Fox: William Simons
Sir Henry Lacklander: Frederick Treves
Lady Lacklander: Elizabeth Spriggs
Gerald Lacklander: Tom Wilkinson
Colonel Cartarette: Denis Lill
Kitty Cartarette: Frances Barber
Octavius Danberry Phinn: John Franklyn Robbins
Mark Lacklander: Marcus Hutton
Rose Cartarette: Daisy Bates
Commander Syce: David Henry
Nurse Kettle: Shirley King
Sir George Alleyn: Donald Douglas
Sunny Ranjan Chandhury: Madhav Sharma
A C Connors: Leslie Schofield
Dr Curtis: Mark Penfold

: Main News

With Peter Sissons. Subtitled
Regional News
Weather John Kettley

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Sissons.

: The Saint

Following on from Saturday
BBC2'sATVNight the first of this week's six of the best series produced by ATV.
The Saint ran from 1963-9 featuring the character created by Leslie Charteris. Starring Roger Moore
The Paper Chase. The Saint is persuaded to follow a defecting civil servant who has been tricked into smuggling secret papers to East Germany.
Director Leslie Norman Rpt
SEETHISWEEKpage7

Contributors

Unknown: Leslie Charteris.
Unknown: Roger Moore
Director: Leslie Norman Rpt
Simon Templar/The Saint: Roger Moore
Eric Redman: Ronald Hines
Col Kurt Probst: Niall MacGinnis
HanyaLinz: Penelope Horner
Metz: Gordon Gostelow

: Jason King

Another suave, debonair, ATV hero for the 70s.
Starring Peter Wyngarde Toki. Jason King falls in love with a gangster's girlfriend.
Director Jeremy Summers Rpt Subtitled
(The season continues tomorrow with Space 1999at 11.15pm)

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Wyngarde
Director: Jeremy Summers Rpt
Jason King: Peter Wyngarde
Olivier: David Buck
But Le Grand: Kieron Moore
Toki: Felicity Kendal
Jules: Oliver MacGreevy
Maurice: Yuri Borienko

: Cassandra

Psychic thriller.
Teenage Cassandra is plagued by nightmares and "witnesses" the murder of her father's mistress in her mind.
Director Colin Eggleston (1987)
FILM REVIEWS pages 41-47

Contributors

Director: Colin Eggleston
Cassandra: Tessa Humphries
Steven Roberts: Shane Briant
Helen Roberts: Briony Behets
Libby: Susan Barling
Graham: Tim Burns

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