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: Business Breakfast

With Sara Coburn and Adam Shaw.
Editor Paul Gibbs ; Timetable on Monday

Contributors

Unknown: Sara Coburn
Unknown: Adam Shaw.
Editor: Paul Gibbs

: Breakfast News

With Andrew Harvey and Juliet Morris. EditorTim Orchard; Timetable on Monday

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew Harvey
Unknown: Juliet Morris.

: The Morning on BBC1

9.10 Kilroy Topical studio discussion with Robert Kilroy-Silk .

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Kilroy-Silk

: News Regional News; Weather

10.05 Can't Cook Won't Cook
Ainsley Harriott issues a cookery challenge to two hopeless COOkS. Stereo ................
10.30 Good Morning....with Anne and Nick Nick Owen presents the live magazine with a look at what's on this weekend.
Today's edition includes gardeningtips from Stefan Buczacki , fashion advice from Ollie Picton-Jones , showbiz gossip from Catrina Skepper , and in Skin Deep Anita Roddick goes to Egypt to look at the history of makeup. Including at 11.00
News Subtitled; Regional News; Weather
Editor Tessa Finch

Contributors

Unknown: Ainsley Harriott
Unknown: Nick Nick Owen
Unknown: Stefan Buczacki
Unknown: Ollie Picton-Jones
Unknown: Catrina Skepper
Unknown: Anita Roddick
Editor: Tessa Finch

: News Regional News; Weather

12.05pm Pebble Mill Entertainment show including music from country star
Charlie Landsborough.

Contributors

Unknown: Charlie Landsborough.

: Neighbours

Details at 5.35pm Stereo

: Columbo: Double Shock

Columbo must thwart the efforts of twin brothers to carry out a murder using dangerous electrical equipment. With Martin Landau as the twins, and Peter Falk. Rpt

Contributors

Lt. Columbo: Peter Falk
Unknown: Martin Landau

: Timekeepers

Fast-moving general knowledge quiz.
With Bill Dod.

Contributors

Unknown: Bill Dod.

: Children's BBC: Pingu

The clever but clumsy little penguin goes fishing.
(Rpt)

: Jim Henson's Animal Show

Puppet chat show.
This week, Stinky the skunk and Jake the polar bear interview a zebra and a lion

: The Itsy Bitsy Spider

Last of the cartoon spidercapers. Stereo ......

: Julia Jekyll and Harriet Hyde

Eleventh of a 24-part comedy series.
The Hard Rocket Cafe needs a new cook when Mrs Rocket 's catering proves lethal. Julia Jekyll OLIVIA HALLINAN, Mum VICTORIA
WILLIAMS, Dad BILL FELLOWS. Memphis Rocket
SIMON GREEN , MrsRocketANN EMERY , Lester Blister
ROBERT PORTAL , Harriet Hyde JOHN ASQUITH, Willy Burnitt DAVID STERNE, Nicola BlisterTIFFANY
GRIFFITHS, Sharon Blister KAREN SALT,
Roger ANTHONY TOBIAS , Sarah Slocombe EMMA BARNETT,
Mrs Smith CHRISTINE LOHR, MrSlime PHILIP PHILMAR
Written by Jim Eldridge

Contributors

Unknown: Mrs Rocket
Unknown: Mum Victoria
Unknown: Dad Bill Fellows.
Unknown: Simon Green
Unknown: Mrsrocketann Emery
Unknown: Lester Blister
Unknown: Robert Portal
Unknown: Nicola Blistertiffany
Unknown: Sharon Blister Karen
Unknown: Roger Anthony Tobias
Written By: Jim Eldridge

: Record Breakers

This week: some amazing kite flying, window cleaning against the clock, and an attempt by the British dry slope ski team at a new speed record. With Kriss Akabusi , Cheryl Baker and Mark Curry.

Contributors

Unknown: Kriss Akabusi
Unknown: Cheryl Baker
Unknown: Mark Curry.

: Newsround

With Julie Etchingham and Chris Rogers.

Contributors

Presenter: Julie Etchingham
Presenter: Chris Rogers

: Blue Peter

With Diane Louise Jordan, Stuart Miles, Tim Vincent and Katy Hill.
Repeated next Monday on BBC2

Contributors

Presenter: Diane Louise Jordan
Presenter: Stuart Miles
Presenter: Tim Vincent
Presenter: Katy Hill

: Neighbours

Annalise returns early, lookingforlove. Jen's resentment results in a confrontation with Philip.
Shownat 1.30pm ForcastseeWednesday

: Six O'Clock News

Martyn Lewis and Jill Dando. Subtitled
Weather Suzanne Charlton ............

Contributors

Unknown: Martyn Lewis
Unknown: Jill Dando.
Unknown: Suzanne Charlton

: Regional news magazine

(See Monday for details)

: The World's Strongest Man

Gerrit Badenhorst , South Africa's strongest man since 1990, bids for one of the two qualifying places in this year's final. His opponents are Germany's Heinz Ollesch , Colin Cox from New Zealand and England's Bill Pittuck.
With Juliet Morris and Paul Dickenson , from Paradise Island in the Bahamas.
Producer David Pickthall

Contributors

Unknown: Gerrit Badenhorst
Unknown: Heinz Ollesch
Unknown: Colin Cox
Unknown: Bill Pittuck.
Unknown: Juliet Morris
Unknown: Paul Dickenson
Producer: David Pickthall

: Tomorrow's World

The series offering the latest news on science, medicine and technology.

Tonight, a report on the remarkable implications for people with epilepsy of an experiment in which volunteers try to control the movement of objects on a computer screen by directly harnessing signals from the brain.
Once they can master the techniques of mind control, epilepsy patients appear to suffer from dramatically-reduced numbers of seizures.
Plus, a report from Japan on the tiniest robot in the world, the microrobot, which is smaller than a cube of sugar. Presented by Howard Stableford and Shahnaz Pakravan, with Vivienne Parry , Jez Nelson and Philippa Forrester.

FURTHER DETAILS: Ceefax page 623, the TW Hotline on [number removed], or the Internet on [web address removed]

Contributors

Presenter: Howard Stableford
Presenter: Shahnaz Pakravan
Unknown: Vivienne Parry
Unknown: Jez Nelson
Producer: Liz Tucker
Editor: Edward Briffa

: Wildlife on One

figer of the Highlands. In the HighlandsofScotlandalargecat roams and hunts. The elusive Scottish wildcat looks like a large tabby, but it is not a domestic cat gone wild. This amazingfilm records the behaviourof this rarely-seen animal, much of which has never been witnessed before, in its isolated natural habitat.
Narrated by David Attenborough. Producer Fergus Beeley

Contributors

Unknown: David Attenborough.
Producer: Fergus Beeley

: A Question of Sport

Bill Beaumont and Ian Botham captain two teams of sporting celebrities as they answer the questions put to them by David Coleman.
Executive producer Mike Adley

Contributors

Unknown: Bill Beaumont
Unknown: Ian Botham
Unknown: David Coleman.
Producer: Mike Adley

: Nine O'Clock News

With Peter Sissons. Subtitled Regional News; Weekend
Weather Suzanne Charlton

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Sissons.
Unknown: Suzanne Charlton

: Dangerfield

Starring Nigel Le Vaillant
Concluding a two-part story. In
Norfolk, Paul discovers that he knows too much about the death of Susan Wood for his own safety. See today's choices.
Written by Roy MacGregor ; Producer Adrian Bate
Director Brian Farnham

Contributors

Unknown: Nigel Le Vaillant
Unknown: Susan Wood
Written By: Roy MacGregor
Producer: Adrian Bate
Director: Brian Farnham
Paul Dangerfield: Nigelle Vaillant
Joanna Stevens: Amanda Redman
Ken Jackson: George Irving
Marty Dangerfield: Sean Maguire
Al Dangerfield: Lisa Faulkner
Nicky Green: Tracy Gillman
Nick Mackenzie: Bill Wallis
Shaaban Hamada: Nadim Sawalha
Terri Morgan: Katy Murphy
Julia Caxton: Catherine Terris
Sergeant Lardner: Roderick Smith
PC Nigel Spenser: Mo Sesay
PC Georgie Cudworth: Eleanor Martin
Violet Trevelyn: Ursula Howells
Rachel Palmer: Sian Webber
Richard Palmer: Nicholas Pritchard
Hugh Wood: Hugh Simon
TimRadman: Steve Nicolson
James Bellum: Denys Hawthorne
Keith Welsh: Justin Chadwick
Penny Noakes: Emma Cunniffe
Alan Gordon: David MacAuster

: Funny about Love

Comedy drama starring
Gene Wilder , Christine Lahti
Unlikely couple Duffy and Meg meet and quickly marry, but soon discoverthat not everything about love is a laughing matter, and getting their act together to start a family is not as simple as they had expected.
Director Leonard Nimoy (1990) Stereo. . ♦ See Films: pages 73-80 **

Contributors

Unknown: Gene Wilder
Unknown: Christine Lahti
Director: Leonard Nimoy
Duffy Bergman: Gene Wilder
Meg Lloyd: Christine Lahti
Daphne Delitlo: Mary Stuart Masterson
EmiI TBergman: Robert Prosky
DrHugoBlatt: Stephen Tobolowsky
Claire Raskin: Susan Ruttan
Adele Bergman: Anne Jackson
Vivian: Jean de Baer
Or Benjamin: David Margulies
Redhead: Tara Shannon

: Plaza Suite

Neil Simon 's comic trilogy, starring Walter Matthau

Suite 719 of New York's Plaza Hotel is the setting for three stories, involving a disenchanted middle-aged husband on his second honeymoon, a Hollywood producer on the make and a panic-stricken father-of-the-bride.
(1971)
See Films: pages 73-80 ***

Contributors

Author: Neil Simon
Director: Arthur Hiller
Sam Nash/Jesse Kiplinger/Roy Hubley: Walter Matthau
Karen Nash: Maureen Stapleton
Miss McCormack: Louise Sorel
Muriel Tate: Barbara Harris
Norma Hubley: Lee Grant
Mimsey Hubley: Jenny Sullivan
Borden Eisler: Tom Carey
Waiter: Jose Ocasio
Bellhop: Dan Ferrone
Mrs Eisler: Augusta Dabney
Mr Eisier: Alen North

: Weather









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