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: See Hear Breakfast News

With signingand subtitles. Stereo .

: Children's BBC: Smurfs' Adventures

The adventures of Robin Smurf.

: Children's BBC: Blue Peter in South Africa

Shown yesterday at 5.10pm.

: Children's BBC: Postman Pat

Will the strong wind in Greendale prevent Postman Pat from delivering the post?
Repeated at 11.45am.

: The Record

Parliamentary update.

: Yesterday at Wimbledon

Key moments from yesterday's play at the All England Club, during which the remaining men and women battled for quarter-final places. With Sue Barker. Shown yesterday at 1 0. 1 0pm on BBC 1

: Children's BBC: Playdays

It's teatime at the Playground Stop.

: The Addams Family

Mother Lurch Visits the Addams Family When Mother Lurch arrives, she expects to see Lurch as master of the house.

Contributors

Unknown: Mother Lurch

: The Fugitive

Everybody Gets Hit in the Mouth
Sometime. Kimble discovers his boss is planningan insurance swindle.
First shown on ITV B/W

: Children's BBC: Postman Pat

Shown 8.20am.

: Wimbledon 96

Live coverage of the ladies' singles quarterfinals. Last year nounseeded players reached this stage and all four matches were settled in two sets.
Introduced by Desmond Lynam and Sue Barker.

Contributors

Introduced By: Desmond Lynam
Introduced By: Sue Barker.

: News

Subtitled
Regional News and Weather

: Westminster with Nick Ross

Coverage of the day's business in Parliament. Stereo

: News

Subtitled
Regional News and Weather

: Children's BBC: Cartoon

More cartoon fun.

: Children's BBC: Ocean Odyssey

Fourth of a 13-part series. The children swear a pact to help Neri locate her missing sister, Mera. (Stereo) (Subtitled)

: Children's BBC: Newsround

With Julie Etchingham and Chris Rogers. (Subtitled)

Contributors

Presenter: Julie Etchingham
Presenter: Chris Rogers

: Children's BBC: Activ8

Today, the sports and activities series features windsurfing, plus a taste of Spain with flamenco dancing, paddle tennis, which is played outdoors against a wall, and pelota, one of the world's fastest games. Repeated tomorrow at 7.55am.

: Wimbledon 96

Further live coverage of the ladies singles quarterfinals, and all the key action from the grass courts of south-west London. Introduced by Desmond Lynam and Sue Barker.

Contributors

Introduced By: Desmond Lynam
Introduced By: Sue Barker.

: Tracks

The series which provides a guide to the British countryside. Tonight,
Lindsay Cannon goes huntingforthe the rare and valuable edible fungi the summertruffle;DesHannigan follows a mountain trail used by Highland postmen in the last century; Jim Curran introduces a short series of features about rock climbing; and Ray Mears has 101 uses fora pine tree.
Producer Kathryn Moore ; Series producer
DickColthurst Stereo Subtitled ............

Contributors

Unknown: Lindsay Cannon
Introduces: Jim Curran
Introduces: Ray Mears
Producer: Kathryn Moore

: Murder One

Crime drama starring
Daniel Benzali
Chapter 18. Neil Avedon 's estranged mother testifies on his behalf. See today's choices
Repeated tomorrow at 11. 15pm

Contributors

Unknown: Daniel Benzali
Unknown: Neil Avedon
Theodore Ted Hoffman: Daniel Benzali
Justine Appleton: Mary McCormacK
Richard Cross: Stanley Tucci
Neil Avedon: Jason Gedrick
Chris Docknovich: Michael Hayden
Lisa Gillespie: Grace Phillips
Miriam Grasso: Barbara Bosson
Arnold Spivak: J C MacKenzie
Arthur Poison: Dylan Baker
Lila Marquette: Vanessa Williams
Charles Galbraith: Mark McClure
Louis Heinsbergen: John Fleck
Annie Hoffman: Patricia Clarkson
Dr Graham Lester: Stanley Kamel
Judge Beth Bornstein: Linda Carlson
Julie Costello: Bobbie Phillips
Jeanette Rennick: Concetta Tomei

: Situation Vacant

Another chance to see a selection of documentaries about the interview process for different jobs.
The Royal Marines Officer. Two-thirds of the applicants who set their hearts on becomingofficers fail within the first hour. This film follows four young men as they undergo the gruelling selection procedure. Nick knows he isfit but dreads the interviews; Rohan has lost four stone in his bid to make it; Tom, a school boy, doesn't anticipate any trouble; and Ben has wanted to be a Royal Marine forfive years.
Producer Jane Treays ; Executive producer
EdwardMirzoeff Rpt Stereo Subtitled.
Followed by Video Nation Shorts

Contributors

Producer: Jane Treays

: Newsnight

Topical news analysis. Presented by Peter Snow.

Contributors

Presented By: Peter Snow.

: Strange Days

Concluding the three-part hard-hitting series investigating superstition in modern times.
Tonight, journalist Catherine Bennett examines the dramatic growth of psychotherapy as a means of helping people who suffer from inner conflict. But with so many elaborate therapies now available, from the analytic to more humanistic modes, she wonders whether psychotherapy - and particularly a concern with satanic abuse - can cause more damage than it cures.
See today's choices.

(Subtitled)
See Dr Mark Porter : page 41

Contributors

Reporter: Catherine Bennett
Producer: Julian Birkett
Executive Producer: Michael Wills

: Close Up

Favourite movie moments. Alex Cox chooses a clip from King Kong.
Producer Nick Freand Jones
Followed by Weatherview

Contributors

Unknown: Alex Cox
Producer: Nick Freand Jones

: The Midnight Hour

Political discussion show, today with Lesley Riddoch.

Contributors

Unknown: Lesley Riddoch.

: The Learning Zone

Open University
12.30 The Newtonians Rpt
98406 1.00 Designer Rides The Jerk and the Jounce Rpt 88951 1.30
Docklands Light Railway Summer Nights
2.00 Discovering Art Collections 2 The Great Picture Chase
BBC Focus
4.00 Inside Europe Programme 1 - inside the Central Bureau for
Educational Visits and Exchanges, plus news from Europe Rpt 13222 4.30
Inside Europe Programme 2 - how to connect with other European schools Rpt 76116 5.00 Inside Europe
Programme 3 - education and the European Union Rpt 51319 5.30 Film
Education James and the Giant Peach -
Words to Pictures - how Roald Dahl 's characters have been transferred to the big screen.
Open University
6.00 ConiCS Rpt 6463067 6.25 A School of Genes
6.50 Religion and Society in Victorian Bristol

Contributors

Unknown: Roald Dahl








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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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