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: Business Breakfast

With Sara Coburn and Janet Barrie.
Editor Paul Gibbs ; Timetable on Monday

Contributors

Unknown: Sara Coburn
Unknown: Janet Barrie.
Editor: Paul Gibbs

: Breakfast News

With Andrew Harvey and Jennie Bond. Editor Tim Orchard ; Timetable on Monday

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew Harvey
Unknown: Jennie Bond.
Editor: Tim Orchard

: The Flintstones

Animated prehistoric fun with the Flintstones and the Rubbles. Rpt .

: Burke's Backyard

Don Burke explores Australian gardens, and looks at the way people live "down under". In the last of the series, he finds a beer can cave garden, discovers the Turkish van cat and meets Belle the blind dog and her owner. Plus a visit to Ramsay Street in Melbourne, where Don meets the cast and crew of Neighbours as well as some of the street's real inhabitants.

Contributors

Unknown: Don Burke

: Playdays

The Playbus stops at the Tent Stop. Rpt Stereo ............

: The Pink Panther Show

Animated feline fun with the famous colourful cat..................................

: Cricket: Third Test

Live coverage of the second day's play at Edgbaston between England and the West Indies. Introduced by Tony Lewis.
Including at 12.00 News Regional News; Weather

Contributors

Introduced By: Tony Lewis.

: Neighbours

Detailsat5.35pm Stereo

: Wimbledon 95

Live coverage of the men's singles semi-finals. Introduced by Desmond Lynam. Stereo..............................

Contributors

Introduced By: Desmond Lynam.

: Funnybones

Animated adventure about three friendly skeletons.

: Run the Risk

Game show, with Peter Simon and John Eccleston.

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Simon
Unknown: John Eccleston.

: Round the Twist

Fantasy-comedy series. Nell foolishly entrusts Bronson with a valuable opal.

Contributors

Linda: Joelene Crnogorac
Pete: Ben Thomas
Bronson: Jeffrey Walker
Dad: Richard Moir
Nell: Bunney Brooke
Mr Gribble: Mark Mitchell
Matron Gribble: Jan Friedl
Gribble Junior: Richard Young
Tiger Cleeson: Nick Mitchell
Rabbit: Drew Campbell

: Newsround

: Record Breakers

This week's show features dyke-leaping in Holland; aflight test fora record-breaking paper plane; life at sea with round-the-world yachtsman Mike Golding ; and a world record for dropping eggs from great heights. With Cheryl Baker and Kriss AkabUSi.

Contributors

Unknown: Mike Golding
Unknown: Cheryl Baker
Unknown: Kriss Akabusi.

: Neighbours

Some residents regret the power of the press. Philip reaches a low ebb. The start ofthe "bash" draws near.
Shown at 1.30pm. For cast see Thursday

: Six O'Clock News

With Anna Ford and Jill Dando.
Subtitled
Weather Suzanne Charlton

Contributors

Unknown: Anna Ford
Unknown: Jill Dando.
Unknown: Suzanne Charlton

: Regional news magazine

See Monday for details

: The Weekend Show

More entertainment from the topical magazine show that takes a quirky look at some ofthe week's events.
Tonight's edition features more lively fun and action in the studio with host
Dale Winton , and exclusive reports from around the country from Daley Thompson and Liza Tarbuck.
Executive producers Charlie Parsons and Sebastian Scott ; Editor Fiona Cotter Craig

Contributors

Unknown: Dale Winton
Unknown: Daley Thompson
Unknown: Liza Tarbuck.
Producers: Charlie Parsons
Producers: Sebastian Scott
Editor: Fiona Cotter Craig

: Tomorrow's World

Special edition to celebrate the 30th anniversary of what has become the world's longest running science magazine programme. Tonight, the team takes a fascinating trip back to the future from the year2025, with predictions and visions from scientists around the world. Presented by Howard
Stableford, Shahnaz Pakravan ,
Vivienne Parry , Monty Don , Richard Mabey and Rebecca Stephens. With guest appearancesfrom Professor
Stephen Hawking , Raymond Baxter , Michael Rodd and Maggie Philbin. See today's choices.
Producer David McNab ; Editor Edward Briffa
Further information on Ceefax page 623 or the Tomorrow's World Web Page on http://www.bbcnc.org.uk/bbctv/tworld ore-mail Tomorrow's World ontworld@bbc.co.uk
♦ See This Week: page 17

Contributors

Unknown: Shahnaz Pakravan
Unknown: Vivienne Parry
Unknown: Monty Don
Unknown: Richard Mabey
Unknown: Rebecca Stephens.
Unknown: Stephen Hawking
Unknown: Raymond Baxter
Unknown: Michael Rodd
Unknown: Maggie Philbin.
Producer: David McNab
Editor: Edward Briffa

: Due South: The Gift of the Wheelman

Comic adventure series about a Canadian Mountie in Chicago.
Starring Paul Gross, David Marciano.

Vecchio and Fraser encounter some yuletide problems when tracking down a gang of robbers - all of the suspects were dressed up as Father Christmas.

Contributors

Constable Benton Fraser: Paul Gross
Detective Ray Vecchio: David Marciano
Welsh: Beau Starr
Gardino: Daniel Kash
Huey: Tony Craig
Elaine: Catherine Bruhier
Del: Ryan Phillippe

: Hotshots

The series which takes a behind-the-scenes look at how wildlife is filmed.
The Time Machine. Looks at the technique of timelapse filming, used to compress into seconds the hours or days that plants take to grow and bloom. David Attenborough 's Private Life of Plants used the technique with spectacular results, and tonight's programme follows one of the cameramen, Richard Kirby , as he attempts one of the most risky shots of the series. Presented by Simon King.
Director Lizzie Bewick ; Series producer Paul Appleby

Contributors

Unknown: David Attenborough
Unknown: Richard Kirby
Presented By: Simon King.
Director: Lizzie Bewick
Producer: Paul Appleby

: Nine O'Clock News

With Peter Sissons. subtitled Regional News
Weekend Weather
Suzanne Charlton ..........................

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Sissons.
Unknown: Suzanne Charlton

: 999

Another chance to see some of the reconstructions of real-life rescue stories from last year's series.
Tonight: the race to free a lorry driver from his crashed cab; how a skier survived a night in freezing conditions by building snow hole, and practical tips on how to stay alive if your car gets stuck in snow; and another chance to watch the dramatic video of the rescue of a solo yachtsman in the Isles of Scilly. Presented by Michael Buerk.
Series producer Andrea Wills ; Executive producer Andy Batten-Foster
Safety information on Ceefax page

Contributors

Presented By: Michael Buerk.
Producer: Andrea Wills
Producer: Andy Batten-Foster

: Escape from Alcatraz

Prison drama based on a true story, concluding the short season of films starring
Clint Eastwood also starring
Patrick McGoohan Alcatraz - "the Rock" - is America's highest security prison where only the toughest convicts are sent, and from where no one can escape. But Frank Morris , habitual escapee, is determined that Alcatraz is just another set of bars and walls that will never hold him.
Director Don Siegel (1979) Subtitled ..... * FILM REVIEWS pages 47-54

Contributors

Unknown: Clint Eastwood
Unknown: Patrick McGoohan
Unknown: Frank Morris
Director: Don Siegel
Frank Morris: Clint Eastwood
Warden: Patrick McGoohan
Chester Doc Dalton: Roberts Blossom
Clarence Anglin: Jackt Hibeau
John Anglin: Fred Ward
English: Paul Benjamin

: The Uncanny

Horror starring
Peter Cushing
Ray Milland , Susan Penhaligon
Sinisterly shadowed by cats,
Wilbur Gray tells the chilling story from his manuscript about a feline conspiracy to dominate the world.
Wilbur Gray PETER CUSHING, Frank Richards RAY MILLAND, Janet SUSAN PENHALIGON ,
Miss Malkin JOAN GREENWOOD , MichaelSIMON WILLIAMS ,
Wallace the lawyer ROLAND CULVER, Mrs Joan Blake ALEXANDRA STEWART Angela Blake CHLOE FRANKS,
Lucy KATRINA HOLDEN , Mr Blake DONALD PILON, Mrs Maitland RENEE GIRAUD, Valentine De'
Ath DONALD PLEASENCE , Edina Hamilton SAMANTHA
EGGAR, PomeroyJOHNVERNON
Director Denis Héroux(1977)
FILM REVIEWS pages 47-54

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Cushing
Unknown: Ray Milland
Unknown: Susan Penhaligon
Unknown: Wilbur Gray
Unknown: Frank Richards Ray
Unknown: Janet Susan Penhaligon
Unknown: Miss Malkin Joan Greenwood
Unknown: Michaelsimon Williams
Unknown: Mrs Joan Blake
Unknown: Lucy Katrina Holden
Unknown: Ath Donald Pleasence
Unknown: Edina Hamilton Samantha

: Weather









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