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: See Hear Breakfast News

Daily recording of BBCl's 7.00am news, with signing. Subtitled ......................

: The Perils of Penelope Pitstop

Cartoon adventures. Repeat

: Blue Peter

Shown last Friday on BBCl Stereo

: King Greenfingers

Animation.
Repeatedat2pm Repeat

: Tales of Aesop

Puppet show.
Repeated at 2.05pm Repeat

: Lassie

Canine adventure series. Repeat ..

: Daytime on Two

Note: repeats are not indicated.
9.00 TV6 (ages 16+) African Portraits
Stereo 50876 9.30 Cosmo and Dibs (ages
3-5) (first in Punjabi, then in English) 8839447 9.40 Megamaths (ages 7-10) Tables

: Playdays

Today, the Why Bird Stop.
Losing and findingthings.

: Daytime on Two

10.30 Hotch Potch House (ages 3-5) 4266741 10.50 Look and Read (ages 7-9) Stereo 4286505 11.10ZigZag(ageS 7-9) stereo 5299296 11.30 Ghostwriter (ages 10-12) Stereo 9079 12.00 GNVQ-the Great New Visionary Quest (ages 16+) Hospitality and Catering

: Working Lunch

Business news.

: Daytime on Two

1.00 History File (ages 11-14) The Making of the United Kingdom: Cromwell 85949091 1.20 Spanish Globo (ages 11-12) La Merienda (prog 9)
489961281.25 Landmarks (ages 9-12)
Portrait Of Britain Stereo
1.45 Storytime (ages 4-5)

: King Greenfingers

Shown at8.20am

: Tales of Aesop

Shown at8.25am .................................

: The Champions

The Ghost Plane. When a US Navy plane is shot down by a mystery aircraft, the team investigates a scientist whose revolutionary new designs were supposedly shelved.
Written by Donald James Repeat Subtitled .. The next episode is on Wednesday at 2.10pm.

Contributors

Written By: Donald James

: News

Subtitled
Regional News and Weather

: The Natural World

Ytene - England s Ancient Forest. How Hampshire's New Forest is still home to some of Britain's most elusive wildlife.
Repeat Stereo

: News

Subtitled
Regional News and Weather

: Today's the Day

Nostalgia quiz, with Martyn Lewis. Stereo..

Contributors

Unknown: Martyn Lewis.

: Ready, Steady, Cook

Fern Britton 's cookery challenge, stereo .

Contributors

Unknown: Fern Britton

: Esther

Esther Rantzen and guests discuss the subject of violent children. Stereo .......

Contributors

Unknown: Esther Rantzen

: Going Going Gone

Today's guest on the antiques game show is newscaster Trevor McDonald.
Director John Frame ; Producer Clare Sillery

Contributors

Unknown: Trevor McDonald.
Director: John Frame

: UFO

The Responsibility Seat. Straker is attracted to a youngjournalistwho could prove to be a security threat.
Written byTonyBarwick; Director Alan Perry
First shown on ITV Subtitled ..................

Contributors

Director: Alan Perry

: As Seen on TV

More showcase screenings of films taken from the children's camcorder series. Tonight's films are about squabbles between siblings: Bedroom Wars made by 11-year-old Vicky [text removed] , and Twins by 11-year-old Luke and Matthew [text removed].
Producer Christopher Morris ; Executive producer
Eric Rowan Revised repeat

Contributors

Unknown: Vicky [text removed]
Unknown: Matthew [text removed].
Producer: Christopher Morris
Producer: Eric Rowan

: 1914-18

The series documenting the First World Warthrough the words of those who lived through the conflict.
Stalemate. As the war began, many experts thought technical advances in weaponry would bring a quick victory. The reality was different as armies resorted to trench warfare on the Western Front. Narrated by Judi Dench.
STUDY PACK/ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION: for details sendansaeto: Remembering. Room 2320. BBC White City, 201 Wood Lane. London W12 7TS.

Contributors

Unknown: Judi Dench.

: A Week to Remember

Pathe News from 1956.
Black and white Rptd Thursday. 5.50pm ...

: Horizon

BSE: the Human Experiment
Concluding the two-part investigation into science's response to BSE. Throughout the eighties British consumers ate BSE-infected food. This year news emerged thatthe first victims had died of a new form of the brain disease CJD. Government advisers admitted the most likely cause was BSE passed on to humans through food. Tonight's film asks how BSE is transmitted, how many humans are at risk and what the chances are of a cure.

: Murder Most Horrid

Comedy-drama starring Dawn French
DyingLive. Daisy Talwinninggoes on holiday to Panador and gets caught up in a case of mistaken identity.
Written by Steve Moffat : Director Dewi Humphreys Producer Soph ieClarke-Jervoise
Repeat Stereo

Contributors

Unknown: Daisy Talwinninggoes
Written By: Steve Moffat
Director: Dewi Humphreys
Daisy Talwinning: Dawn French
General Alberto: Jim Carter
Daniel Hoffmeyer: John Thomson
Yvonne Quail: Helen Lederer
Marcos: Alistair McGowan
Raul Menendez: Marcus D'Amico
Mr Maddox: Stratford Johns

: The Crow Road

Third in a four-part adaptation of lain Banks's darkly-humorous novel. Starring Joseph McFadden Bill Paterson , Peter Capaldi
Fergus. Thefataljinx on Prentice's family goes from bad to worse.
Written by Bryan Elsley : Producer Bradley Adams Director Gavin Millar Rptd next Sunday on BBC2
Followed by Video Nation Shorts

Contributors

Unknown: Joseph McFadden
Unknown: Bill Paterson
Unknown: Peter Capaldi
Written By: Bryan Elsley
Producer: Bradley Adams
Director: Gavin Millar Rptd
Prentice McHoan: Joseph McFadden
Kenneth McHoan: Bill Paterson
Rory McHoan: Peter Capaldi
Ashley Watt: Valerie Edmond
Fiona Urvill: Stella Gonet
Fergus Urvill: David Robb
Lewis McHoan: Dougray Scott
Janice: Patricia Kerrigan
Hamish McHoan: Paul Young
Lachlan Watt: Alex Norton
Mary McHoan: Elizabeth Sinclair
Verity: Simone Bendix
Aunt Antonia: Claire Nielson
Young Prentice (aged 10): Edward Casey
Young Kenneth: Kyle Calderwood
Young Rory: Craig Steele
Young: Fergus Paulyoung
Young Lachlan: Graeme Hill
Helen Urvill: Jenny Ryan
Diana Urvill: Sarah Gudgeon
Mrs McSpadden: Irene Sunters
Dean Watt: Stephen McCole
Droid: Ian Bustard
Lizzie: Julie Austin
Blawke: Robert James
Paxton-Marr: John Harding
Mrs Urvill: Monica Brady
Mrs Watt: Anne Myatt
Young Lewis: Mark Johnson
Young Diana: Jody Robertson
Young Helen: Deborah McLaren

: Newsnight

With Peter Snow. Subtitled ............

: Soho Stories

Continuing the 12-part series capturing a slice of real life in London's Soho.
Heavy French Accent. Male stripper Troy Passion tours France while, back in Soho, Michele celebrates Bastille Day and the 125th anniversary of her patisserie. Director Christopher Terrill ; Executive producer
Jeremy Mills More Soho Stories tomorrow at 11.15pm on BBC2.
Followed byWeatherview

Contributors

Director: Christopher Terrill

: The Midnight Hour

Late-night political chat. stereo ..... FURTHER INFORMATION: see Ceefax page

: The Learning Zone

Open University
12.30 Build a Better Business
1.00 The Dynamics of Teams
1.30 International Enterprise The Survival Guide
NightschoolTV
2.00 Religious Education
BBC Focus
4.00 Italia 2000 Repeat 19838 4.30
Defeating Disease Purely and Simply Water Repeat Stereo 65432 5.00
Pathways to Care Repeat 40635 5.30 RCN Nursing Update Repeat
Open University
6.00 Computers in Conversation
Subtitled 2452093 6.25 Communications and the Future of Money
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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.

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