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: Business Breakfast

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......

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Burden
Unknown: Sara Coburn.

: Breakfast News

With Justin Webb and Sara Coburn.
7.00,8.00 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.

Contributors

Unknown: Justin Webb
Unknown: Sara Coburn.

: Breakfast News Extra

Juliet Morris focuses on the day's current affairs in depth, plus, viewers' comments on today's issues. PHONE:[number removed], fax (0181)[number removed]or write to PO Box 9988. London W 12 6BN.

: The Morning on BBC1

9.20 Can't Cook Won't Cook Chef
Ainsley Harriott challenges two more reluctant COOkS. Stereo...................
9.45 Kilroy Daily debate. stereo...
10.30 Good Morning....with Anne and Nick Today, including Dr Mark Porter 's medical advice, Will Hanrahan with consumer issues, and Go for It! with Lionel Blair featuring MP Edwina Currie. At 11.00
News Subtitled Regional News; Weather.
TELEPHONE (24 hours): (0121) [number removed]. or write to: Good Morning, PO Box 5500. Birmingham B5 7AN. * See Dr Mark Porter : page 39
11.50 Lifeline Rolf Harris appeals on behalf of the National Appeal for Music Therapy. For donation addresssee yesterday at
5.20pm Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Ainsley Harriott
Unknown: Dr Mark Porter
Unknown: Will Hanrahan
Unknown: Lionel Blair
Unknown: Edwina Currie.
Unknown: Dr Mark Porter
Unknown: Lifeline Rolf Harris

: News

Regional News; Weather

: World Snooker

Further coverage.

: Going for Gold

Daily quiz. With Henry Kelly.

Contributors

Unknown: Henry Kelly.

: Neighbours

Detailsat 5.35pm Stereo

: Columbo

Identity Crisis. Columbo investigates when a dead spy is found on the beach. With Peter Falk , Patrick McGoohan and Leslie Nielsen.

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Falk
Unknown: Patrick McGoohan
Unknown: Leslie Nielsen.

: Playdays

Why Bird listens to things.

: Bodger and Badger

Mr Beasley 'ssmart new uniform is underthreat.
Written by Andy Cunningham

Contributors

Unknown: Mr Beasley
Written By: Andy Cunningham

: Alvin and the Chipmunks

The gang go on an adventure.

: Fudge

American comedy. Peter wins a turtle, which Fudge swallows.

: F O T

The series of tall tales. Including a woman who ate so much tomato soup she turned orange - but is it false or true?

FOT Competition line call False - [number removed] or True - [number removed]. Calls cost a maximum of 25p. Lines close at 9.00pm.

: Newsround

: Blue Peter

Viewers were asked to choose a special year to set today's programme in - they chose 1936: the year of the Jarrow March, the abdication of King Edward VIII, Hitler's Berlin Olympics and the first flight of the Spitfire.
Rptd tomorrow 8am BBC2
(Stereo) (Subtitled)

: Neighbours

Libby goes surfing. Stonie looks fora new tutor. Cody packs her bags. Shown at 1.40pm For cast see Wednesday

: Six O'Clock News

With Martyn Lewis and Moira Stuart. Subtitled
Weather Bill Giles ...........................

Contributors

Unknown: Martyn Lewis
Unknown: Moira Stuart.
Unknown: Bill Giles

: Newsroom South East

Tim Ewart and Gwenan Edwards with news from the south east, plus sports reports from Jonathan Wills.
Editor Guy Pelham .... REGIONAL PROGRAMMES

Contributors

Unknown: Tim Ewart
Unknown: Gwenan Edwards
Unknown: Jonathan Wills.
Editor: Guy Pelham

: South Today

Sally Taylor and Harry Gration present the latest news forthe south of England. Plus, special features.
Editor Andy Griffee

Contributors

Unknown: Sally Taylor
Unknown: Harry Gration
Editor: Andy Griffee

: That's Showbusiness!

The entertainment panel show. Tonight, Holiday presenter
Carol Smillie and Jo Dow , who plays Dr James Mortimer in Cardiac Arrest, against Kathy Staff , the Last of the Summer Wine's Nora Batty , and comedian Tim Clark. Hosted by Mike Smith.
Director John Rooney ; Producer Nichola Hegarty

Contributors

Presenter: Carol Smillie
Presenter: Jo Dow
Unknown: Dr James Mortimer
Unknown: Kathy Staff
Unknown: Nora Batty
Unknown: Tim Clark.
Unknown: Mike Smith.
Director: John Rooney
Producer: Nichola Hegarty

: Watchdog Healthcheck

Tonight's stories include a report on a group of haemophiliacs who face an uncertain future, and are seeking compensation from the Department of Health after contracting hepatitis C, an illness which causes liver damage, from contaminated blood products.
Plus, ataste-test from Cincinnati,
USA on crisps fried in the controversial calorie-free fat Oiestra, and Toyah Willcox presents the first in a series of reports on complementary medicine.
Call the Watchdog Healthcheck hotline free on [number removed]. It's open 24 hours a day. Presented by Judith Hann with Alice Beerand reporters
Johnathan Maitland , Denise Mahoney , Andy Webb and Wendy Robbins.
Producer Owen Gay; Series producer Donna Taberer

Contributors

Unknown: Toyah Willcox
Presented By: Judith Hann
Unknown: Alice Beerand
Reporters: Johnathan Maitland
Reporters: Denise Mahoney
Reporters: Andy Webb
Reporters: Wendy Robbins.
Producer: Donna Taberer

: EastEnders

Blossom gives Alan some advice. Carol gets the bride ready for her big day. Pauline reveals a secret to Willy.
For cast see Thursday Stereo Subtitled ....

: Auntie's Sporting Bloomers

Terry Wogan delves once more into the depths of the archives to reveal more sporting blunders. Joining him in the studio are Bob "the Cat" Bevan, who tells thrilling tales of his deeds on the cricket field, while sports presenter Tony Gubba recalls some of his own embarrassing commentary errors. Director Stanley Appel ; Producer Tom Webber

Contributors

Presenter: Tony Gubba
Director: Stanley Appel

: Party Election Broadcast

By the Liberal Democrat Party.
Shown at 10.25pmonBBC2and 10.30pm on ITV
World Wide Web: http://www.libdems.org.uk/

: News

With Michael Buerk. Subtitled Regional News
Weather Bill Giles .....................

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Buerk.
Unknown: Bill Giles

: Panorama

In-depth investigation and analysis of major events at home and abroad.
Editor Steve Hewlett

Contributors

Editor: Steve Hewlett

: Omnibus

What a Relief! Ten Years of Comic Relief
With the help of the stars and founders Omnibus tells the history of Comic Relief and examines how it has managed to take on a nation of introverts and win.
See today's choices.
Producer Caroline Wright : Series editor
NigelWilliams Stereo Subtitled..... # A funny way to make money: page 6

Contributors

Producer: Caroline Wright

: Film 96 with Barry Norman

Tonight's films under review include: Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead, a comedy thriller starringAndy Garcia; Copycat with Sigourney
Weaverand Holly Hunter on the trail of a serial killer; Barb Wire starring
Pamela Anderson Lee as a comic book heroine; Hackers, an adventure about a group of teenage computerfanatics; and White Squall , Ridley Scott 's boat based thriller starring Jeff Bridges.
Plus, a report from the location of Jane Austen 's Emma, starring
Toni Colette from Muriel's Wedding and, in National Schools' Film Week, the launch of the Young Film Critic of the Yearcompetiton.
Director John Marley ; Series producer
Bruce Thompson ♦ The Andrew Duncan interview with Sigourney Weaver : page 14
♦ See Barry Norman : page 48

Contributors

Unknown: Pamela Anderson Lee
Unknown: White Squall
Unknown: Ridley Scott
Unknown: Jeff Bridges.
Unknown: Jane Austen
Unknown: Toni Colette
Director: John Marley
Producer: Bruce Thompson
Unknown: Andrew Duncan
Unknown: Sigourney Weaver
Unknown: Barry Norman

: Capricorn One

Thriller starring
Elliott Gould , James Brolin
As the world watches on TV,
Capricorn One, the first manned mission to Mars, lands on the red planet. But in the Arizona desert, three astronauts plant the American flag on a film set, aware that their mission is now a fake - a top secret cover-up.
Director Peter Hyams (1978, PG)
* See Films: pages 51-58

Contributors

Unknown: Elliott Gould
Unknown: James Brolin
Director: Peter Hyams
Robert Caulfield: Elliott Gould
Charles Bru baker: James Broun
Peter Willis: Sam Waterston
Kay Brubaker: Brenda Vaccaro
John Walker: Oj Simpson
Dr James Kelloway: Hal Holbrook
Judy Drinkwater: Karen Black
Albain: Telly Savalas
Hollis Peaker: David Huddleston

: Weather









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