A puppet comedy drama. The Jones family are having big problems.
David Frost interviews the week's news makers and reviews the papers with his guests. Including at 8.15 and 9.00 News; plus Weather forecasts.
Series editor Barney Jones ; Executive editor
Series about mystical experiences.
How sympathetic are religious bodies towards those who claim to have had such encounters, 80 per cent of whom are non-churchgoers? Rpt Stereo .....
Linda Mitchell visits Chetham's School of Music in Manchesterto discoverwhether music - sacred and secular- encourages prayer and contemplation. Also, choirboy Anthony Way , from BBC 1 's The Choir, sings The Lord's Prayer. Stereo ......
Magazine for people with hearing difficulties. Today, the ways in which government funding is giving the disabled equal access in the workplace. Plus, deaf people participate in a live phone-in for the first time when they join the BBC's Westminster On-Line programme by videophone. With signing and subtitles.
Rptd on Tuesday 12 noon on BBC2 Stereo ....
The lifestyles and interests of the retired.
Live coverage of the morning's play of England vWest Indies from Headingley. Introduced by Tony Lewis. Coverage continues on BBC2 in Sunday
Grandstand. Stereo ...................
12.28pm Weather for the week ahead
Shadow Chancellor, Gordon Brown , talks to John Humphrys about his plans for the economy.
Editor Nelson Mews Subtitled ...................
Omnibus edition. Stereo Subtitled.
Continuing the drama series following rivalries in a family boat-building business. Episodes written by Raymond Thompson For cast see Friday Rpt Subtitled .........................
Sue Lawley looks back on the week's medical dramas from Addenbrooke's NHS Trust Hospital, Cambridge with the patients and staff involved.
Series producer Fiona Holmes; Executive producer Caroline Van Den Brul
Caroline van Den
Last in a series of dramatised documentaries about people awarded medals for conspicuous courage in wartime. Today, re-creating and rememberingthe daring raid undertaken by over 600 Allied troops on the French dockofStNazairein 1942.
Three more aspiring amateurcooks compete. With Loyd Grossman and guests, London restaurateurStephen Bull and composer Carl Davis.
Producer Richard Bryan ; Executive producers Bradley Adams , Richard Kalms # See Stephen Bull: page 49
With Moira Stuart ,
Weather Ian McCaskill .............
6.20 Regional News
From Settle and Giggleswick in North Yorkshire, where the hymns include 0 fora Thousand Tongues, Angel Voices Ever Singing and Love Divine.
Producer Maurice Maguire ; Editor Helen Alexander Repeated on Wednesday at 2. 1 Opm on BBC2
Three contestants try to second-guess children's often unpredictable responses to questions. With Ronnie Corbett.
Director Rick Gardner ; Producer Danny Greenstone
Gourmet Night. Basil's new chef tries to turn the hotel into a diners' paradise. Basil JOHN CLEESE. Sybil PRUNELLA SCALES.
Manuel ANDREW SACHS. Polly CONNIE BOOTH.
Kurt STEVE PLYTAS , Andre ANDRE MARANNE ,
Major GowenBALLARD BERKELEY,
MrHeath JEFFREY SEGAL. Mrs Heath ELIZABETH BENSON,
Master Heath TONY PAGE,
Miss Gatsby RENEE ROBERTS. Miss Tibbs GILLY FLOWER.
Col Hall ALLAN CUTHBERTSON. Mrs Hall
ANN WAY. MrTwitchen RICHARD CALDICOT,
Mrs Twitchen BETTY HUNTLEY-WRIGHT Written by John Cleese and Connie Booth
Producer John Howard Davies
Miss Gatsby Renee
Fourth of a seven-part drama.
White Lies. A minor problem turns into a major disaster.
See today's choices.
Written by Andy de la Tour; Producer Tony Virgo
Director Moira Armstrong
Is TV exploiting our obsession with the rural idyll? see page 24
van Der Plank
Chief Inspector Cowan:
With Michael Buerk. Subtitled
Weather Ian McCaskill .............
Five-part comedy-thriller wntten by Alan Plater , starring
Alan Bates , Sinead Cusack
Looking for Aristotle. Two puzzles confront redundant teacher Oliver.
Where is "Aristotle"? And who killed Mr Griffiths ? See today's choices.
Producer David Cunliffe ; Director Giles Foster
Never a cross word? see page 31
From Gibside Chapel, Newcastle upon Tyne. Tonight's subjects are the Falklands war, Robert the Bruce, US presidential elections and the chemist William Henry Perkin.
With Magnus Magnusson. Director David Mitchell ; Producer
Penelope Cowell Doe
Get a Life
Life-threatening illnesses are not always accompanied by self-pitying outlook on life, as this poignant portrait of teenagers facing great adversity with maturity demonstrates. See today's choices. Producer Annie Goodyear ; Series editor
♦ See Polly Toynbee : page 16
Highlights from Wembley of England v Brazil, the final match of the Umbro
Cup. Plus Sweden v Japan, and England's last group game in the women's World Cup. Commentary by Barry Davies and Trevor Brooking. Hosted by Tony Gubba with Jimmy Hill , Gary Lineker. Producer Vivien Kent : Editor Brian Barwick
Highlights of the Canadian Grand Prix. Producer Mark Wilkin ; Executive producer
Jim Reside .....................................
Romantic comedy starring
Dudley Moore , Eddie Foy Jr Rupert Street wants to write a musical and get married before he turns 30. But he only got six weeks left and neither love nor artistic inspiration seem to be on the cards. Rupert Street
DUDLEY MOORE. Oscar EDDIE FOY JR. Louise
SUZY KENDALL. Herbert Greenslade JOHN BIRD
, Mr Woolley HARRY TOWB. Jock McCue
DUNCAN MACRAE. Hon Gavin Hopton JOHN WELLS.
Mrs Woolley PATRICIA ROUTLEDGE
Director Joseph McGrath (1967) ..........
FILM REVIEWS pages 63-70