With Paul Burden and Sara Coburn.
6.00,6.15,6.30,6.45 News; 6.25
Sport; 6.27,6.58 Regional news; 6.15
Financial papers: 6.55 Weather......
With Justin Webb and Sara Coburn.
7.00,8.00,9.00 main news, with summaries every 15 minutes; 7.12, 7.40, 8.12, 8.40 Business; 7.25, 7.55, 8.25, 8.55 Weather, Regional news, Travel; 7.32,8.32 Sport.
9.10 Kilroy Daily debate. Stereo ...
Regional News; Weather
10.05 Can't Cook Won't Cook Chef
Ainsley Harriott challenges two more reluctant COOkS. Stereo..................
10.30 Good Morning....with Anne and Nick Live magazine with Dr Mark Porter 's medical advice, Will Hanrahan discussing consumer issues, Esther McVey 's tips on How to Be Successful and more hidden holiday spots. And at 11.00 News
Regional News; Weather, stereo ..... TELEPHONE (24 hours): (0121) [number removed], or write to: Good Morning, PO Box 5500. Birmingham B5 7AN. * See Dr Mark Porter : page 34
12.05pm Pebble Mill Alan Titchmarsh is joined by singer Petula Clark and film director Sydney Pollack. SHOW BIZ QUIZ COMPETITION LINE: 0894 1 (calls cost 35p: lines are open until midnight).
The Dark and Bloody Ground. Jim
Rockford becomes the target of would-be assassins. Rpt .............................
The Secret Lives of Wolves. The final programme looks at the vocabulary and communication of wolves
Bill Dod invites top scorers back to the general knowledge quiz to battle for a place in the final. Stereo................. COMPETITION LINE: [number removed]. Maximum call 90 seconds, premium rate charges apply.
Animation. Rpt Stereo....................
A bang on the head sends Badger bonkers.
Written by Wayne Jackman Stereo
Cartoon. Rpt Stereo.......................
Fourthpart of a 13-part comedy drama. A precious stone with magic properties changes young Penelope's life for ever. Penelope Townes ALEXANDRA MILMAN, Bruce RHYS
MULDOON, Baz GLENN MELDRUM , Otto von Meister
MARK MICHELL , Conrad von Meister FLETCHER
MUMPHREYS, Lady Diana Townes ANNA GALVIN, Miss Mossop MONICA MAUGHAN. "Bubbles" IAN MCFADYEN
With Julie Etchingham and Chris Rogers.
With Diane Louise Jordan, Tim Vincent, Stuart Miles and Katy Hill.
Rptd tomorrow 8.05am on BBC2
Love is in the airas Helen and Reuben recite romantic poetry, while Hannah develops a passion for a pop idol. Shown at 1.30pm ForcastseeWednesday
With Martyn Lewis and Moira Stuart. Subtitled
Weather John Kettley
Sally Taylor and Harry Gration present the latest news for the south of England. Plus, special features.
Editor Andy Griffee
Comprehensive regional news, live reports and interviews on issues affecting people in the south east, presented by Tim Ewart and Gwenan Edwards with sports reports from Jonathan Wills.
Editor Guy Pelham .... REGIONAL PROGRAMMES
Noel Edmonds turns back the TV clock fora nostalgia quiz lookingat the events and trends of a bygone year.
Tonight features 1978, when Sharron Davies won two Commonwealth gold medals, Paul Darrow went into orbit as Avon in Blake's Seven, Isla St Clairwas Larry Grayson 's Saturday girl on The Generation Game, and Alan Hansen
(now a Radio Times columnist) helped Liverpool FC win the European Cup for a second year. Theyjoin Noel to be questioned on memories of the top stories of the year.
Producer Richard L Lewis
The spotlight is on crooks, conmen and what is best value for money as An ne
Robinson and Alice Beer present more consumer stories. With reporters Chris Choi and Johnathan Maitland.
Call the live hotline on 0500 and tell your story to one of the researchers; orwriteto Watchdog, BBCtv, London W 12 7TS.
Editor Steve Anderson
An irated Sanjay searches for Lydia who is late yet again. Pauline is uplifted by Willy's "plan of action", but Mark is not convinced. Roy is busy hatching a plan as Frank and David come to blows.
For cast see Tuesday Stereo Subtitled
Goodnight Children Everywhere
House guests take over both Gary's homes. See today's choices.
Episode written by Geoff Rowley
Director Terry Kinane ; Producer John Bartlett
With Peter Sissons. Subtitled Regional News
Weather John Kettley ...................
From Cradle to Grave: Paying for the Future
The second programme of a special two-part investigation into the welfare state. Stephen Bradshaw looks at the implications of the middle classes increasingly lookingto private insurance for everythingfrom pensions, schools fees and medical care.
However, forecasters predict that only five to ten per cent of British families will be able to afford the cost of private welfare, creatinga divided society. Producers Emily Smyth and Andrew Williams
Editor Steve Hewlett Subtitled .....53 7 NOTE: because Panorama is a topical programme and likely to react to events in the news. the above programme is liable to change.
Highlights of tonight's FA Cup fourth round tie between Queen's Park
Rangers and Chelsea at Loftus Road, presented by Desmond Lynam with Gary Lineker. Could QPR be another of those clubs to embark on a successful
FA Cup run awayfrom the rigours of a relegation battle in the League?
Commentary by Barry Davies. ...
Tonight's films under review are:
Heat, starring Al Pacino as a cop and Robert De Niro as the professional villain; Les Miserables, a re-working of Victor Hugo 's French classic; and Father of the Bride 2, starring Steve Martin. Plus, Kenneth Branagh and Laurence Fishburne shooting Othello on location near Rome.
Director Gina Ottaway; Series producer
Bruce Thompson * See Barry Norman : page 40
Political thriller based on events in Puerto Rico in 1978, starring Amy Irving
Andy Garcia , Robert Duvall
TV journalist Kate Melendez uncovers a web of corruption when she investigates the deaths of two young activists in a police ambush.
Director Bruno Barreto (1990)
* See Films: pages 43-46 **