With Paul Burden and Sara Coburn.
At 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 Andrew Harvey and Sally Magnusson. At 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.
With Juliet Morris. TELEPHONE: (0181) [number removed]. fax [number removed] or write to [address removed]
The new BBC1 daytime season starts with this series in which volunteers are given a makeover. See today choices.
♦ Tomorrow Is a New Day: page 8 ♦ PollyToynbee: page 12
Topical debate, with Robert Kilroy-Silk .
Cookery challenge, with chef Ainsley Harriott.
First of a two-part romantic Australian drama about a youngfemale doctor in the 1920s. For cast see tomorrow at 11.05am
Including at 12.00 News Regional News; Weather
Chocolate recipes. Repeat
1.30 Regional News; Weather
Details at 5.35pm Stereo Subtitled .......
With Bob Holness.
Quiz, with Rob Curling.
Three top chefs create a meal. Stereo .
US comedy. Subtitled.....
A look back to last year's visit to New York.
A new Blue Peter series starts next Monday.
Repeated tomorrow at 7.55am on BBC2
Love is in the air for Libby and Brett while Mal is consumed with jealousy.
Shown atl.40pm For cast see Wednesday
With Martyn Lewis and Jill Dando.
Weather John Kettley subtitled 43
Regional news updates on the issues affecting the south east. Presented by Tim Ewart and Gwenan Edwards with sports reports from Jonathan Wills.
Editor Guy Pelham .....95 REGIONAL PROGRAMME
Noel Edmonds returns with another series of the light-hearted quiz in which two teams test their television knowledge. Director/Producer Richard L Lewis
This week's Mastermind comes from the Heritage Centre and Silk Museum, Macclesfield, where four more contestants answer questions put to them by Magnus Magnusson. In the spotlighttonight are LesPye, Constance Moore , Jonathan Norton and Margaret Thomas. Their specialist subjects are Manchester United to 1968, Orkney archaeology, Evelyn Waugh 's novels, and famous British poisoners. Director/Producer David Mitchell
Stereo Subtitled .....79
Back from Blackpool, Simon and Tiffany have questions for Tony. Lorraine finds a solution to one of Grant's problems.
For cast see Thursday Stereo
First in a six-part documentary series following the work of the undercover car crime unit of Manchester Police's X Department. See today's choices.
With Michael Buerk. Subtitled Regional News
Weather John Kettley
The fifth episode of a six-part police drama. A homeless person is found beaten to death after several others have been poisoned.
See today's choices.
DI Eric Temple:
DC Marty Brazil:
DS Jim "Lew" Lewyn:
DS Rebecca Bennett:
DC Ron Ludlow:
DC Bruce Hannaford:
DC Warren Allen:
DC Tony Bromley:
In the last of the series that relives classic football action,
Dennis Waterman reflects on the great players, the fouls, goals, haircuts and humour of the seventies. Plus, a feature on the many candidates forthe title of worst football song of the decade.
Producer Chris Kelly ; Executive producer Tony Moss
The film review programme returns, with Barry Norman looking back at the summer of blockbuster special-effects offerings and reviewing the week's new releases, including John Travolta in Phenomenon, Sharon Stone in Diabolique, and Nick Nolte and Melanie Griffith in Mulholland Falls.
The film version of John Grisham's first novel, A Time to Kill, recently opened in the States-Tom Brook meets its stars, Sandra Bullock, Samuel L Jackson and new heart-throb Matthew McConaughey. Plus, reporter Katie Derham joins Film 96 and looks at the hits and misses of the summer.
Director John Marley ; Producer Bruce Thompson Repeated next Saturday on BBC2
* Barry Norman : page 54
The story of Admiral William F
Halsey Jr, who went from service in Guadalcanal to being commander of the South Pacific area. Director Robert Montgomery (1960, U)
Black and white ....
* See Films: pages 54-58 **
Admiral William F HalseyJr:
Lt CommanderAndy Lowe:
Captain Harry Black:
Lt Commander Roy Webb:
Captain Frank Enright:
Major General Roy Geiger:
Major General Archie Vandegrift:
Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto:
Captain Horace Keys:
Captain Bill Bailey:
Commander Mike Pulaski:
Captain Joe Foss:
Rear Admiral Jiro Kebe: