Analysis of the main trading stories.
6.15 Financial papers; 6.25 Sport; 6.29,
With Sally Magnusson and Paul Burden.
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.
Mo Dutta introduces debate, magazine, chat and entertainment programmes, plus the viewers' Quizcall competition, including at 12.50 the announcement of the competition winner,
COMPETITION LINE: [number removed] (39p per min cheap rate and 49p other times). For a copy of the rules, send sae to [address removed]
9.05 Kilroy Topical discussion with Robert Kilroy-Silk . Stereo .............
Regional News; Weather
10.05 Good Morning....with Anne and Nick With Anne Diamond and Nick Owen.
Including a special report live from
Rwanda when Will Hanrahan delivers some of the thousands of Good Morning tops viewers have knitted; and in the first of a special series the programme goes on the trail of Santa's Journey, starting in Holland. Including at 11.00 News and Weather; Regional News and Weather. Stereo ......................... TELEPHONE: (24 hours): [number removed], or write to Good Morning, PO Box 5500, Birmingham B5 7AN.
Music and chat with Alan Titchmarsh, who launches a week of special Christmas items.
General knowledge quiz. Stereo .
Dead Skunk. Paige'sformerfiance heads an investigation. Stereo ...............
Chef Jacques Pepin prepares a green salad with caramelised pecans and apples, daube of beef in red wine, and glazed strawberries............................
With Toby Anstis. Stereo Last episode in the series. With Isobel Middleton ,
David Shimwell , Toby Sedgwick and Peta Lily.
Written by Simon Davies Stereo
Continuing the puppet comedy-drama.
Written by Joan and Lizza Aiken
With Julie Etchingham and Chris Rogers. ..........................
A special report from Massachussetts, USA, looks at where cranberries come from and how cranberry sauce is made. Stereo
Repeated tomorrow at 7.30am on BBC2 ....
Mark and Annalise continue to argue over the beauty competition until Gaby comes up with an interesting solution.
(Shown at 1.30pm) (For cast see Wednesday 21 December) (Stereo)
With Martyn Lewis and Moira Stuart. Subtitled
Weather Michael Fish ....................
Comprehensive regional news: live reports and interviews on issues affecting people in the south east presented by Tim Ewart , with sports news from Rob Curling.
Editor Guy Pelham ................................... REGIONAL PROGRAMME
Noel Edmonds hosts the grand final of the television buffs' quiz in the last of the series. Tonight the Warriors Gate team take on the Addams Family. Director Graham Wetherell ; Producer
RichardLLewis Stereo .........................
More hard-hitting reports on poor services and shoddy products, presented by Anne Robinson with Alice Beer. Call the hotline on 08 1- 5555 and talk through your story with a researcher; orwriteto PO Box 5555, London W 12 6WD.
EditorSarahCaplin Stereo Subtitled ........
Ricky sets out to impress with a special supper, at the bedsit, and Sharon is depressed when Grant hosts a very different kind of party.
Episode written by Helen Blizard
(For cast see Thursday 22 December)
The Last Day. As Brittas prepares for his departure to Brussels as European commissioner for sport, he decides that an emergency watertank should be installed as an extra fire precaution.
Written by Richard Fegen and Andrew Norriss Director/Producer Mike Stephens
The Brittas Empire: In the Beginning on Holiday Tuesday at 6.20pm
With Michael Buerk. Subtitled Regional News
Weather Michael Fish ..................
A film drama starring
Stephen Milnerfits uneasily into the world of Lewis Strange and Partners, an upmarket firm of solicitors. When a client's building is destroyed by a gas explosion, he has to decide where his loyalties really lie. See today's choices.
Written by TR Bowen ; Producer Colin Ludlow
Director John Strickland
Comedy written, directed by and starring Gene Wilder with Kelly LeBrock
Teddy Pierce is on his way to work one morning when he becomes totally infatuated by a beautiful woman in a red dress. Teddy yearns to make her acquaintance, but he has two problems - his wife and Ms Milner.
(1984) * FILM REVIEWS pages 47-70
[Starring] Michael Caine
First of the Harry Palmer series of spy thrillers based on the books by Len Deighton.
Intelligent but insubordinate operative Harry Palmer is forced into investigating a bizarre "brain drain".
Director Sidney J Furie (1965) Subtitled.
Michael Caine stars in The Italian Job tomorrow at 11.35pm.
Film Reviews pages 47-70
RCN Nursing Update: Repeat of Unit 32 - Black and ethnic minority patients and clients: meeting needs.