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: Business Breakfast

With Sara Coburn and Adam Shaw.
Timetable on Monday

Contributors

Unknown: Sara Coburn
Unknown: Adam Shaw.

: Breakfast News

With Andrew Harvey and Sally Magnusson. And at 8.30 Elder Statesmen, where spokesmen forthe three major political parties comment on election-related news. Timetable on Monday

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew Harvey
Unknown: Sally Magnusson.

: Election Call

Today, Defence Secretary Michael Portillo discusses issues that will affect the general election and answers viewers' questions, on 0345 (lines open from 8am).
SIMULTANEOUS BROADCAST: with Radio 4

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Portillo

: Style Challenge

More makeover magic hosted by Oz Clarke , Caryn Franklin , John Leslie and Shauna Lowry.

Contributors

Unknown: Oz Clarke
Unknown: Caryn Franklin
Unknown: John Leslie
Unknown: Shauna Lowry.

: Can't Cook Won't Cook

Cookerychallenge. Stereo .............

: News

Subtitled
Regional News and Weather

: The Really Useful Show

Consumer Show. Stereo Subtitled .

: Change That

Design roadshow.

: News

Subtitled
Regional News and Weather

: Call My Bluff

A duel of words and wit. Stereo ...

: Good Living

Continuing the series of domestic challenges. Stereo ....

: One O'Clock News

Weather

: The Weather Show

Topical weather news.

: Neighbours

Toadie and Billy's friendship hits the rocks. Karl wrestles with his conscience.
Repeated5.35pm Stereo Subtitled .

: Quincy

Images. Quincy is put under pressure when he persists in his theory that a TV network newswoman is dead and that her murderer has assumed her identity.
First shown on ITV

: Through the Keyhole

The panel identify two more celebrity homes. First shown on ITV

: Mouse and Mole

Animation. Mouse and Mole recycle their rubbish and find lots more. With the voices of Richard Briers
and Alan Bennett.

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Briers
Unknown: Alan Bennett.

: Playdays

Playing with a box at the Poppy stop.

Repeat
Stereo

: Bodger and Badger

Puppetfun.
Today, it's washday. Repeat

: Ace Ventura: Pet Detective

Animation.
The wacky private eye goes in search of his best friend, Spike the monkey.

: Clarissa Explains It All

Comicadvice from the worldly-wise teenager.
Repeat Stereo Subtitled ................

: Newsround

Stereo Subtitled .

: Blue Peter

With Stuart Miles, Katy Hill, Romana D'Annunzio and Richard Bacon.
Repeated next Monday on BBC2

Contributors

Presenter: Stuart Miles
Presenter: Katy Hill
Presenter: Romana D'Annunzio
Presenter: Richard Bacon

: Neighbours

Shown at 1.50pm Stereo

: Six O'Clock News

With Martyn Lewis and Jill Dando. Weather Peter Cockroft

Contributors

Unknown: Martyn Lewis
Unknown: Jill Dando.
Unknown: Peter Cockroft

: Regional news magazine

For details see Monday

: Big Break

Snooker-based game show hosted by Jim Davidson. Tonight's contestants striving forthe mystery star prize are assisted bytop snooker professionals Stephen Hendry ,
Mark Johnston-Allen and Gerard Greene. The show's referee is
John "MrTrick Shot" Virgo. DirectorPhil Chilvers; Producer
JohnBurrowes Stereo Subtitled .
TO TAKE PART: send a large sae to, [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Jim Davidson.
Unknown: Stephen Hendry
Unknown: Mark Johnston-Allen
Unknown: Gerard Greene.

: Top of the Pops

Former Take That singer
Mark Owen presents the latest hits from the UK charts, plus exclusive live performances, pre-chart sounds, classics from the archives and a look at the new videos.
Director John L Spencer : Producer Mark Wells Repeated tomorrow Stereo Subtitled. TOP OF THE POPS-THE MAGAZINE: price £1.25, on sale now from newsagents

Contributors

Singer: Mark Owen
Director: John L Spencer
Producer: Mark Wells

: Porridge

Another chance to see an episode from the classic comedy series first shown in 1975. Heartbreak Hotel. A solution to the problem of a worried father and a lovelorn first offender reveals itself to the prison waiting room.
Written by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais Producer Sydney Lotterby
Repeat

Contributors

Written By: Dick Clement
Written By: Ian La Frenais
Fletcher: Ronnie Barker
Godber: Richard Beckinsale
MrBarrowclough: Brian Wilde
MrMackay: Fulton MacKay
Ingrid: Patricia Brake

: A Question of Sport

Ally McCoist and John Parrott captain two teams of sporting celebrities as they answer questions put to them by host David Coleman.
Executive producer Mike Adley

Contributors

Unknown: John Parrott
Unknown: David Coleman.
Producer: Mike Adley

: Nine O'Clock News

With Peter Sissons. Subtitled Regional News
Weekend Weather Peter Cockroft

Contributors

Unknown: Peter Sissons.

: Party Election Broadcast

By the Liberal Democrats.

: Silent Witness

Concluding the series about the work of a pathologist, starring Amanda Burton
Friends Like These (part 2).
Sam becomes certain that the police are pursuing the wrong suspect. But will Ross listen to her?
See today's choices.
Episode written by Peter Lloyd
Producer Alison Lumb
Director Richard Signy

Contributors

Unknown: Amanda Burton
Written By: Peter Lloyd
Producer: Alison Lumb
Director: Richard Signy
Sam Ryan: Amanda Burton
DS Peter Ross: Mick Ford
Trevor Stewart: William Armstrong
Wyn Ryan: Ruth McCabe
DI Rachel Selway: Nicola Redmond
DS Tony Speed: Richard Huw
Chris Palmer: Christopher Fairbank
Kevin Price: Joe Absolom
Ben Quayle: Kevin Bishop
Lyndon: Iain Robertson
Fred: Sam Parks
DC Garwood: Polly Moore
Josef Quayle: Michael Attwell
Tina Quayle: Tina Jones
Steve Abbott: Ricci Harnett
Rhonda Price: Jane Nash
Millicent Lockwood: Gabrielle Hamilton
Nicola: Nicola Wright
Police constable: Joel Beckett
Wyn's man: Stewart Bevan

: Golf

Further coverage of the second day's play in the US Masters tournament held in Augusta National Golf Club, Georgia.

Introduced by Steve Rider, with commentary by Peter Alliss, Alex Hay, Dave Marr and Dougie Donnelly

Contributors

Presenter: Steve Rider
Commentary: Peter Alliss
Commentary: Alex Hay
Commentary: Dave Marr
Commentary: Dougie Donnelly

: Mobsters

Gangster thriller starring
Christian Slater
Patrick Dempsey
They were to become legendary figures in the world of organised crime, but even the likes of "Lucky" Luciano and "Bugsy"
Siegel had to start somewhere. On the mean streets of New York in 1917 the seeds are sown-within five years, four unlikely friends will jostle for power with the rival "dons" of the city.
DirectorMichael Karbelnikoff(1991.18)
♦ See Films: pages 48-57

Contributors

Unknown: Christian Slater
Unknown: Patrick Dempsey
Charlie Luciano: Christian Slater
Meyer Lansky: Patrick Dempsey
Benjamin Siegel: Richard Grieco
Frank Costello: Costas Mandylor
Don Masseria: Anthony Quinn
Arnold Rothstein: F Murray Abraham
Don Faranzano: Michael Gambon
Mara Motes: Lara Flynn Boyle
Tommy Reina: Christopher Penn

: Money Mania

Chase comedy.
The last words of a dying man in a desert diner launch a group of misfits on a madcap hunt for $4 million across Arizona.
Director Richard Fleischer
(1987. U) .... ♦ See Films: pages 48-57 *

Contributors

Director: Richard Fleischer
Tugger: Royce D Applegate
Dotty: Pam Matteson
Slaughter: Rich Hall
Rollie: Eddie Deezen
Lollie: Wendy Sherman
Stuart Briggs: Rick Overton
Barbara Briggs: Mona Lyden
Howie Briggs: Douglas Emerson
Sidney Preston: Tom Bosley
Fred: MacK Dryden
Bob: Jamie Alcroft
Officer Quinn: Kevin Pollak
Officer Gretchen: Gail Neely
Crush: Daniel McDonald
Faith: Tawny Fere
Hope: Lagena Hart
Charity: Penny Baker

: Weather









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