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: Business Breakfast

With Paul Burden and Sara Coburn.
At 6.00, 6.15, 6.30, 6.45 News; 6.15
Financial papers; 6.25 Sport; 6.27,6.58
Regional news; 6.55 Weather

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Burden
Unknown: Sara Coburn.

: Breakfast News

With Justin Webb 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.

Contributors

Unknown: Justin Webb
Unknown: Sally Magnusson.

: Breakfast News Extra

With Sally Magnusson. TELEPHONE: (0181) [number removed]. fax (0181)or write to PO Box 9988. London W12 6BN.

Contributors

Unknown: Sally Magnusson.

: Style Challenge

Makeovers with Oz Clarke , John Leslie ,
Shauna Lowry , Kirsty Young.

Contributors

Unknown: Oz Clarke
Unknown: John Leslie
Unknown: Shauna Lowry
Unknown: Kirsty Young.

: Kilroy

Topical discussion Show. Stereo ...

: Can't Cook Won't Cook

Hosted by Ainsley Harriott. Stereo....

Contributors

Unknown: Ainsley Harriott.

: News

Regional News and Weather

: The Really Useful Show

Consumer advice show. Presented by Chris Choi and Cheryl Baker.

Contributors

Presented By: Chris Choi
Presented By: Cheryl Baker.

: Smillie's People

Chat show with Carol Smillie.

Contributors

Unknown: Carol Smillie.

: News

Regional News and Weather .........

: Quincy

Holding Pattern. Plane hijackers and their hostages are exposed to a deadly virus.
With Jack Klugman. First shown on ITV

Contributors

Unknown: Jack Klugman.

: The Weather Show

A look at how the weather affects our lives.
With Bill Giles.

Contributors

Presenter: Bill Giles

: One O'Clock News

Weather Subtitled ......

: Neighbours

Details at 5.35pm Stereo Subtitled ......

: Call My Bluff

Word game with Bob Holness.

Contributors

Unknown: Bob Holness.

: Who'll Do the Pudding?

Ken Hom , Sophie Grigson and Paul Rankin create a three-course supper using culinary influences of new American cooking.
* See Food: page 48

Contributors

Unknown: Ken Hom
Unknown: Sophie Grigson
Unknown: Paul Rankin

: Incognito

Quiz hosted by Peter Smith.

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Smith.

: The Busy World of Richard Scany

3.30
Animated fun. Stereo ......................

: Bodger and Badger

Puppetry. Badger invents a new day.

: Ace Ventura

- Pet Detective Cartoon adventures. Stereo

: Record Breakers

Today, an acrobatic cycling record from the Chinese State
Circus. With Kriss Akabusi , Cheryl Baker and Ron Reagan Jr. * Kriss Akabusi 's Choice: page 8

Contributors

Unknown: Kriss Akabusi
Unknown: Cheryl Baker
Unknown: Ron Reagan Jr.
Unknown: Kriss Akabusi

: Newsround

Subtitled

: Blue Peter

A competition to design a pantomime dame costume for actor Christopher Biggins, and a chance to vote for your favourite Blue Peter film. Repeated tomorrow 7.55am BBC2
Tim Vincent's Kind of Day: page

Contributors

Guest: Christopher Biggins
Presenter: Tim Vincent

: Neighbours

Marlene puts her feet up. Toadie and Hannah clean up with their punishment. Shown at 1.40pm For cast see Wednesday

: Six O'Clock News

With Martyn Lewis and Moira Stuart.
Weather Michael Fish

Contributors

Unknown: Martyn Lewis
Unknown: Moira Stuart.

: Newsroom South East

Regional news updates on the issues affecting the South East. Presented by Gwenan Edwards with sports reports from Jonathan Wills.
Editor Guy Pelham ...................................... REGIONAL PROGRAMME

Contributors

Presented By: Gwenan Edwards
Unknown: Jonathan Wills.
Editor: Guy Pelham

: Telly Addicts

Noel Edmonds presents the light-hearted television knowledge quiz. Tonight, in the first quarter-final, the "Ready Steadys" and "Whiskey Galore" battle for a semi-final place. Their specialist subjects in On the Box are Till Death Us Do Part and Father Ted.
Director/Producer Richard L Lewis

Contributors

Unknown: Noel Edmonds

: Tomorrow's World

When John Logie Baird invented the television, he also invented a unique precursor of the video recorder called Phonovision, but was unable to find a way of re-playing the images that he had recorded onto 78 rpm records. Now it is possible to unscramble the information on these discs and watch recordings made in the twenties and thirties.
Presented by Howard Stableford and Shahnaz Pakravan , with Vivienne Parry , Philippa Forrester , Jez Nelson , Rebecca Stephens and Craig Doyle.
Producer Saul Nassé ; Editor Edward Briffa
FURTHER DETAILS: Ceefax page 623. the TW
Information Line on (0181) [number removed]. or the Internet on http://www.bbc.co.uk/tw
The full story of John Logie Baird 's invention can be seen in a Horizon special next Saturday as part of the BBC's 7V60 celebrations.

Contributors

Unknown: John Logie Baird
Presented By: Howard Stableford
Unknown: Shahnaz Pakravan
Unknown: Vivienne Parry
Unknown: Philippa Forrester
Unknown: Jez Nelson
Unknown: Rebecca Stephens
Unknown: Craig Doyle.
Producer: Saul Nassé
Editor: Edward Briffa
Unknown: John Logie Baird

: EastEnders

Kathy is distraught about lan's emotional state. David is pushed to the limit by Joe's strange behaviour.
For cast see Tuesday Stereo

: Vets' School

A series following the fortunes of seven students at Bristol University's veterinary school. In the second term of the final year, pressure on the students grows. Trude Mostue and Mike Sandiford take part in an all-night emergency operation on a horse. Fiona Green has to do her last surgical operation, overseen by the formidable Professor Harold Pearson.
Narrated by Christopher Timothy.
Stereo Subtitled ....

Contributors

Unknown: Trude Mostue
Unknown: Mike Sandiford
Unknown: Fiona Green
Unknown: Professor Harold Pearson.
Narrator: Christopher Timothy
Series Producer: Nick Shearman
Executive Producer: Grant Mansfield

: Nine O'Clock News

With Nicholas Witchell. Subtitled
Regional News
Weather Michael Fish Subtitled .......

Contributors

Unknown: Nicholas Witchell.

: Panorama

On the Trail of the Real Bill Clinton
As America prepares to vote for its next President and the candidates' election campaigns roll towards their conclusion,
Edward Stourton journeys across the country on the trail of President Bill Clinton.
See today's choices.
Producer Nick London; Editor Steve Hewlett
NOTE: as Panorama is topical and likely to react to events in the news, its subject matter may change ♦ The Road to the White House: p 39

Contributors

Unknown: Bill Clinton
Unknown: Edward Stourton
Unknown: Bill Clinton.
Editor: Steve Hewlett

: Billy Connolly's World Tour of Australia

The first in a new eight-part series in which comedian
Billy Connolly travels around Australia observing life Down Under. His journey begins in Sydney, the capital of New South Wales, and includes footage of his popular comedy performances there. See today's choices.
Director NobbyClark; Producer Steve Brown
* Billy Connolly Down Under: page 29; and see Readers' Offer holiday to Australia on page

Contributors

Unknown: Billy Connolly
Producer: Steve Brown
Unknown: Billy Connolly

: The Best of the Frank Skinner Show

The second of three compilations of highlights from Frank Skinner 's debut series as a chat show presenter.
Producer Marcus Mortimer

Contributors

Unknown: Frank Skinner
Producer: Marcus Mortimer

: Film 96 with Barry Norman

Films under review tonight include psychological thriller The Fan, starring Robert De Niro and Wesley Snipes as a stalker and his victim, and Brassed Off, a comedy-drama set during recent pit closures starring Ewan McGregor and Pete Postlethwaite. Plus Bette Midler , Goldie Hawn and Diane Keaton talk to
Tom Brook about their new hit comedy film The First Wives Club.
Director Andy Mackenzie-Betty ; Producer
Bruce Thompson Repeated next Saturday on BBC2
* See Barry Norman : page 64

Contributors

Unknown: Robert de Niro
Unknown: Wesley Snipes
Unknown: Ewan McGregor
Unknown: Pete Postlethwaite.
Unknown: Bette Midler
Unknown: Diane Keaton
Unknown: Tom Brook
Director: Andy MacKenzie-Betty
Producer: Bruce Thompson
Unknown: Barry Norman

: Smillie's People

Highlights from the second week of the new talk show hosted by Carol Smillie. ProducerGraham Owens ; Executive producer
NickVaughan-Barratt

Contributors

Unknown: Carol Smillie.
Unknown: Producergraham Owens

: The Fastest Gun Alive

Western starring Glenn Ford
Peaceful storekeeper
George Temple claims to be the fastest gun alive - and so becomes the next target for a ruthless outlaw.
DirectorRussell Rouse (1956)
Black and white
+ See Films: pages 67-72

Contributors

Unknown: Glenn Ford
Unknown: George Temple
Director: Russell Rouse
George Temple: Glenn Ford
Dora Temple: Jeanne Crain
Vinnie Harold: Broderick Crawford
Eric Doolittle: Russ Tamblyn
Harvey Maxwell: Allyn Joslyn
Lou Glover: Leif Erickson
Taylor Swope: John Dehner
Dink Wells: Noah Beery Jr

: Weather









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