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: Children's BBC: Barney

More adventures of the old English sheepdog. With the voices of Tim Brooke-Taylor, Harry Enfield, Jan Ravens and Enn Reitel.

Contributors

Barney: Tim Brooke-Taylor
Roger: Harry Enfield
Camelia: Jan Ravens
Narrator: Enn Reitel

: Children's BBC: Blue Peter

Shown yesterday at 5.05pm on BBC1. (Stereo) (Subtitled)

: Breakfast News

With Signing. Subtitled ..................

: The Record

A review of yesterday's debates in Parliament

: Crawl into My Parlour

A look at creatures that bite or sting: scorpions, sun spiders and centipedes.

: Daytime on Two

Note: repeats are not indicated.
9.00 The Business. Nicolas Hayek - a Brief History of Swatch Stereo
86564 9.30 Overthe Moon with Mr Boom (ages 5-7). Let's Celebrate - Presents 9647922 9.45 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7). Jack and the Beanstalk

Contributors

Unknown: Nicolas Hayek
Unknown: Mr Boom

: Daytime on Two

10.25 Look and Read (ages 7-9+).
7289651 10.45 Science Zone (ages
9-11). Stereo 9219583 11.05 Space Ark (ages 7-11). Stereo 9266309 11.15See You, See Me - Scottish Themes (ages
7-9). 9359699 11.30 English File (ages 14-17). Stereo 2467 12.00TV6(ageS
16+). Living with the Enemy: Help

: Working Lunch

The latest business, consumer and workplace news

: Daytime on Two

1.00 Scene (ages 13-17). Elysian Fields Stereo 31651 1.30 Q and A.
56382309 1.45 Come Outside (ages 4-5).
Useful Holes

: Children's BBC: Fireman Sam

(Rpt) (Stereo)

Contributors

Presenter (Children's BBC): Chris Jarvis
Narrator/voices (Fireman Sam): John Alderton

: Sport on Friday

Introduced by Helen Rollason.
Snooker More action from the UK
Championships at the Guild Hall, Preston. Today, live coverage of the first semi-final, expected to feature top seed and defending champion Ronnie O'Sullivan.
Rugby Union A look ahead to tomorrow's international at Cardiff Arms Park as Wales take on South Africa.
Producer Mark Wilkin ; EditorCad Hicks
Including at 3.00 News and Weather
3.50 News and Weather
Regional News; Weather

Contributors

Introduced By: Helen Rollason.
Unknown: Ronnie O'Sullivan.
Producer: Mark Wilkin

: Today's the Day

News quiz about events on this date in years gone by. With Martyn Lewis.

Contributors

Unknown: Martyn Lewis.

: Snooker

Further coverage from the Guild Hall,
Preston.

: Esther

Esther Rantzen meets more people with stories to tell.

Contributors

Unknown: Esther Rantzen

: Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons

The classic puppet series created by Gerry Anderson.
Avalanche. The Mysteron threat to the Outer Space Defence System could trigger a full-scale interplanetary war.

Contributors

Unknown: Gerry Anderson.

: Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased)

The cult detective series about a private investigator and his ghostly partner. Whoever Heard of a Ghost Dying?
Using the services of a clairvoyant who can actually see Marty, a crooked gang sets up Jeff as the fall-guy in a series of major heists. But they soon realise that if the robberies are to remain successful then Marty must go - and set about exorcising him!
Written by Tony Williamson ; Director Ray Austin
First shown on ITV .............................

Contributors

Written By: Tony Williamson
Director: Ray Austin
Jeff Randall: Mike Pratt
Marty Hopkirk: Kenneth Cope
Jeannie Hopkirk: Annette Andre
Hellingworth: John Fraser
Carol Latimer: Alexandra Bastedo
Inspector Large: Ivor Dean
Cecil Purley: Charles Lloyd Pack
Lord Manning: John Richmond

: The O Zone

This week: Kylie Minogue talks about her new single Put Yourself in My Place. Plus Luther Vandross with Love the One You're With.
(Repeated next Sunday)

Contributors

Guest: Kylie Minogie
Guest: Luther Vandross
Producer: Paul Smith

: Sounds of the 60s

Second of a ten-part series of vintage rock, pop, and rhythm and blues performances from the BBC archives. 1964-5 - Getting in on the Act. Pop had arrived and some of the biggest names in music from both sides of the Atlantic made the trip to a disused church hall in Manchester to appear on the BBC's first all-pop programme: Top of the Pops was born on New Year's Day 1964. Featuring the Rolling Stones, the Dave Clark Five,
Roy Orbison , the Hollies, Herman's Hermits, Sonny and Cher, Dave Dee , Dozy,
Beaky, Mick and Tich, and the Byrds.
Producer David Jeffcock ; Executive producers John Archer and Michael Jackson
Colour/B/W

Contributors

Unknown: Dave Clark
Unknown: Roy Orbison
Unknown: Dave Dee
Producer: David Jeffcock

: Public Eye

Out of the Asylum
Last autumn, 22-year-old volunteer Jonathan Newby was killed by John Rous , a schizophrenic in his care. Jonathan's mother is still trying to discover where the blame for her son's death lies. Su Pennington investigates a disturbing case of community care that went fatally wrong.
Producer Sandra Jones ; Editor Mark Wakefield
Subtitled.............................................

Contributors

Unknown: Jonathan Newby
Unknown: John Rous
Unknown: Su Pennington
Producer: Sandra Jones
Editor: Mark Wakefield

: Perpetual Motion

Last of six films about the vehicles that defied extinction.
The DC-3 Dakota. From its origins in passenger travel in the 1930s, through war and a return to civilian use, the Dakota has flown more miles and carried more passengers and cargo than any other aeroplane in the world. See today's choices.
Producer Richard Pawelko ; Series producer
Emma Willis

Perpetual Motion
8.30pm BBC2
The reassuring drone of its two Pratt and Whitney engines has offered comfort to millions of passengers on the Douglas DC3 - "the most glamorous, successful and popular plane in airline history." Also known as the Dakota, C47, or the unflattering gooney bird, it is the subject of the last in a series that has lovingly profiled six diverse modes of transport.
The aircraft was developed in 1935 and more than 10,000 were built for wartime service alone. Nearly 60 years on, there are still 1,500 of these workhorses operating around the globe. "Like the Concorde," says one flyer, "the DC3 was 20 years ahead of its time."
Freddie Laker started his airline business operating a DC3 on flights from Blackpool to the Isle of Man, and his aircraft company based at Southend built a plane, the Accountant, as a DC3 replacement. It flopped. That doesn't surprise the airlines of Colombia in South
America, where one pilot says simply: "The only replacement is another DC3."

Contributors

Producer: Richard Pawelko
Producer: Emma Willis

: The Trial

Second of a five-part series in which, for the first time, television cameras have been allowed into British courts to report on criminal trials.
A Stab in the Dark. Tonight's case at Edinburgh High Court involves a two-year feud which ended with a quiet family man being accused of the attempted murder of his neighbour. Series producer Nick Catliff ; Executive producer
Elizabeth Clough Subtitled ................

Contributors

Producer: Nick Catliff

: Funky Black Shorts

Another chance to see Lenny Henry 's writing and directing debut.
The Godsend. Joely is a wealthy mum who needs a nanny - fast. With Treva Etienne , Sara Crowe , PipTorrens, Jo Martin and Ben and Jack Harcourt.
Producer Colin Ludlow

Contributors

Unknown: Lenny Henry
Unknown: Treva Etienne
Unknown: Sara Crowe
Unknown: Jo Martin
Unknown: Jack Harcourt.

: Have I Got News for You

Topical comedy quiz. Hosted by Angus Deayton with Paul Merton , Ian Hislop and guests MP Sir Teddy Taylor and comedy actress Helen Atkinson-Wood . Producer Colin Swash
Repeated tomorrow evening
Then Video Nation Shorts

Contributors

Unknown: Angus Deayton
Unknown: Paul Merton
Unknown: Ian Hislop
Unknown: Sir Teddy Taylorand
Unknown: Helen Atkinson-Wood

: Newsnight

With Jeremy Paxman.

Contributors

Unknown: Jeremy Paxman.

: Newman and Baddiel in Pieces

In tonight's edition of the comedy show, Robert looks for a new place to live, while David takes on the flatmate from hell. With Rob Newman and David Baddiel of The Mary Whitehouse Experience. Director Babara Jones ; Producer Harry Thompson

Contributors

Unknown: Rob Newman
Unknown: David Baddiel
Unknown: Mary Whitehouse
Director: Babara Jones
Producer: Harry Thompson

: The Larry Sanders Show

The Hankerciser 200. Hank's latest endorsement is an exercise machine which succeeds only in causing injury to those who use it. Starring Garry Shandling , with guest Hugh Hefner.

Contributors

Unknown: Garry Shandling
Unknown: Hugh Hefner.

: Weatherview

: The Fugitive

Bloodline. Working at the kennels of a champion breeder, Richard Kimble
(David Janssen ) accidentally stumbles across a terrible secret.
FirstshownonlTV B/W Subtitled ....

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Kimble
Unknown: David Janssen

: Snooker

The final frames of today's semi-final.








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