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: Breakfast

Presented by Bill Turnbull and Jules Botfield.


Presented By: Bill Turnbull
Presented By: Jules Botfield.

: Breakfast with Frost

Topical discussion with David Frost and guests. Including
9.00 News, plus weather later. Editor Barney Jones


Unknown: David Frost
Editor: Barney Jones

: The Heaven and Earth Show

Actor Jon Voight talks about his celluloid career plus his spiritual awakening in the 1980s. Simon Calder follows in the footsteps of medieval pilgrims by visiting St Michael's Mount. With Ross Kelly and Philippa Forrester.


Guest: Jon Voight
Presenter: Simon Calder
Presenter: Philippa Forrester
Presenter: Ross Kelly
Executive producer: Chris Loughlin
Series producer: Abigail Saxon

: Countryfile

The first of four hour-long editions looks at tourism on the island of Lundy, reports on how an Icelandic millionaire is trying to save British salmon stocks and follows Ben Fogle's bid to sail around the Hebrides. With John Craven. Plus, at 11.55, weather for the week ahead.
EMAIL: [email address removed]


Guest: Ben Fogle
Presenter: John Craven
Series Producer: Sarah Eglin

: The Politics Show

Jeremy Vine with reports and interviews on national affairs. From 12.35, in-depth local stories, presented for viewers in London by Tim Donovan and in the South East by Peter Henley. Including 12.00 News.
NOTE: satellite viewers must retune to analogue to see the local element of the above programme


Unknown: Jeremy Vine
Unknown: Tim Donovan
Unknown: Peter Henley.
Editor: James Stephenson

: Tron

Sci-fi adventure starring Jeff Bridges and David Warner.
A computer-games designer becomes a competitor in a life-or-death video game.
Widescreen. Review page 46. (1982, PG)


Kevin Flynn/CLU: Jeff Bridges
Edward Dillinger/Sark: David Warner
Director: Steven Lisberger

: EastEnders

Omnibus edition.
Cast on Thursday/Friday

: Points of View

Terry Wogan presents more viewer feedback. CONTACT DETAILS: email: pov@bbc.co.uk or telephone[number removed]


Unknown: Terry Wogan

: Lifeline

Michael Parkinson appeals for the Elizabeth Foundation, which offers support to deaf children. Rptd Wed lpm on BBC2 DONATIONS: send to [address removed]


Unknown: Michael Parkinson

: My Family

Friday the 31st. Susan enters into the spirit of "trick or treat". Shown last Friday

: BBC News


: Regional News


: Songs of Praise

Ex-cabinet minister
Jonathan Aitken and actress Claire Goose talk to Pam Rhodes about justice. With music from
Eric Bibb , Chantage and the City of Birmingham Young Voices, and hymns including Immortal,
Invisible; There's a Wideness in God's Mercy; and He Came Down That We May Have Love. www.bbc.co.uk/religion


Unknown: Jonathan Aitken
Unknown: Claire Goose
Unknown: Pam Rhodes
Unknown: Eric Bibb

: Raiders of the Lost Ark

Action adventure. Indiana Jones's outrageous exploits take him around the world in search of the legendary Ark of the Covenant, a religious artefact of unspeakable power wanted by the Nazis. With the help of a feisty old flame, Indy takes on his enemies in a terrifying and death-defying battle to the end. Review page 48.
Director Steven Spielberg (1981. PG) Fancy the Raiders of the Lost Ark theme tune as your nngtone on your mobile? Visit www.radiotimes.com for details


Director: Steven Spielberg
Indiana Jones: Harrison Ford
Marion Ravenwood: Karen Allen
Belloq: Paul Freeman
Toht: Ronald Lacey
Sallah: John Rhys-Davies
Brody: Denholm Elliott
Dietrich: Wolf Kahler
Gobler: Anthony Higgins
Satipo: Alfred Molina
Barranca: Vic Tablian
Colonel Musgrove: Don Fellows
Major Eaton: William Hootkins
Giant Sherpa/Big German mechanic: Pat Roach

: Born and Bred: Blood Relations

Eddie's uncle demands he close the garage and enter the family dray business. Before long the whole village is caught up in the drama.
Written by Chris Chibnall
[web address removed]


Writer: Chris Chibnall
Producer: Chris Clough
Director: Ian Knox
Arthur Gilder: James Bolam
Tom Gilder: Michael French
Deborah Gilder: Jenna Russell
Phyllis Woolf: Maggie Steed
Rev Brewer: Clive Swift
Len Cosgrove: Peter Gunn
Wilf Bradshaw: John Henshaw
Eddie Mills: Samuel Hudson
Jean Bradshaw: Naomi Radcliffe
Michael Gilder: Ross Little
Linda Cosgrove: Tracey Childs
Catherine Gilder: Polly Thompson
Helen Gilder: Charlotte Salt
Mr Boynton: Donald Gee
Fred Mills: David Troughton
Miss Matthews: Joan Worswick
Miss Matthews: Shirley White

: Murder in Mind: Landlord

Nicholas Lyndhurst stars in this taut psychological thriller from the occasional drama series.
An unscrupulous landlord leases a dangerous flat to an unsuspecting student, with terrible consequences.
[web address removed]


Writer: Simon Sharkey
Producer: Paul Knight
Director: David Thacker
Alan Willis: Nicholas Lyndhurst
Liz: Ruth Gemmell
Tim Jolly Al: Hunter Ashton
DC Slater: Garry Cooper
DC Parry: Robert Cavanah
Claire McGregor: Amber Sainsbury
Ben Stacey: David Blair
Carl: Garron Mitchell
Phyllis: Jeillo Edwards

: BBC News

With Fiona Bruce. Weather with Helen Young.


Unknown: Fiona Bruce.
Unknown: Helen Young.

: Panorama

Seroxat: Emails from the Edge. Last October a Panorama investigation into one of the world's most widely used antidepressants provoked an unprecedented response from viewers who took the drug. The contents of their emails and phone calls prompted a further probe into the effects of Seroxat, the results of which are aired tonight.
Editor Mike Robinson Repeated with sign language Wednesday at 12.50am www.bbc.co.uk/panorama NOTE: as Panorama is likely to react to news, its subject matter may change


Editor: Mike Robinson

: A Time to Kill

Thriller based on John Grisham 's bestselling novel. The small Mississippi town of Clanton is thrown into conflict when a factory worker, Carl Lee Hailey , shoots the two racist thugs who brutally assaulted his ten-year-old daughter. Widescreen. Review page 48.
Director Joel Schumacher (1996.15)
Followed by Weatherview


Unknown: John Grisham
Unknown: Carl Lee Hailey
Director: Joel SchumacHer
Jack Brigance: Matthew McConaughey
Ellen Roark: Sandra Bullock
Carl Lee Hailey: Samuel L Jackson
Rufus Buckley: Kevin Spacey
Harry Rex Vonner: Oliver Platt
Sheriff Ozzie Walls: Charles S Dutton
Ethel Twitty: Brenda Fricker
LucienWilbanks: Donald Sutherland
Freddie Cobb: Kiefer Sutheriand
Judge Omar Noose: Patrick McGoohan
Carla Brigance: Ashley Judd
Tonya Hailey Rae'ven: Larrymore Kelly
Norman Reinfield: Jonathan Hadary
Dr Rodeheaver: Anthony Heald
Gwen Hailey: Tonea Stewart
Pete Willard: Doug Hutchinson
Deputy Dwayne Powell Looney: Chris Cooper
Billy Ray Cobb: Nicky Katt
Stump Sisson: Kurtwood Smith
Rev Isaiah Street: Joe Seneca
Dr wr Bass M: Emmet Walsh

: BBC News 24

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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