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with Noel Edmonds
If you've never tried before, why not get swapping today?
Telephone [number removed] any time this morning after 9.30.
9.45* Who's a silly goat? Billy Boy! See his cartoon adventures.
Swaporama with Keith Chegwin He hasn't been out for a bit, has he? No wonder Cheggers is a bit restless! How far will he get this week?
Christmas is Coming 1: It can be an ever-present problem - but not for Margaret Parnell. She's got a thousand ideas for making something out of nothing. She's been swapping them for years with Blue Peter viewers - and today she's On Call for you.
Join John Craven 's News Swap: What's it going to be this week? Funny or sad? That's up to the Swap Shop stringers of the week.
10.45* Hawaii, Here We Come! Join Boss Cat and Sergeant Dibble
Maggie Philbin 's been travelling. Find out what she's been up to and what she's found out.
Swap of the Swamps: Make a primeval swap this morning with collector Ian Jones of Knutsford. It's dinosaurs he's after, so if you've got a surplus stegosaurus, or a disposable diplodocus about the house, now's your chance to make a monster swap.
Star Swap: Leo Sayer sings his latest single "It's Raining in My Heart". He'll be around for a swap and a chat about mid-day so don't miss him.
Join in Noel's Top Ten Swap
Thanks for all your cards and letters. We read them all, even though we can't answer every one, so do keep writing. Here's the address: Multi-Coloured Swap Shop, [address removed]
Producer CRISPIN EVANS Editor ROSEMARY GILL

12.13 pm Weather IAN MCCASKILL

Contributors

Presenter:
Noel Edmonds
Presenter:
Keith Chegwin
Guest:
Margaret Parnell.
Presenter:
John Craven
Presenter:
Maggie Philbin
Collector:
Ian Jones
Guest:
Leo Sayer
Producer:
Crispin Evans
Editor:
Rosemary Gill
Weatherman:
Ian McCaskill

Introduced by Frank Bough
12.20*
Football Focus
With BOB WILSON
12.50; 1.20; 1.50; 2.20*
Racing from Chepstow
1.0 Philip Comes Novice Hurdle (Qualifier) (21m)
1.30 Embassy Premier 'Chase (Qualifier) (21m)
2.0 The Ladbroke Betcha Hurdle Race (Qualifier) (2m)
2.30 The Phoenicia 'Chase (2m) Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN
JULIAN WILSON and RICHARD PITMAN
1.10*
Ice Skating from the Sports-Drome, Richmond Ice Figure Chavipionships of Great Britain
Organised by the National Skating Association in conjunction with Elida-Gibbs
The memorable moments of these championships in which ROBIN COUSINS made his first appearance in this country after injury. Commentator ALAN WEEKS
1.40; 2.10*
International Squash from the Wembley Squash Centre The PIA World Series
The sixth and final tournament in a series which has been played throughout the world for prize money of £60,000.
2.40*
Boxing from De Montfort Hall, Leicester The British Light-Heavyweight Championship
Bunny Johnson v Rab Affleck
(Birmingham) (Irvine, Scotland) Commentator HARRY CARPENTER
3.0*
Cricket: First Test from Brisbane
Australia v England
Highlights of the second day's play which ended just a few hours ago.
Commentator JIM LAKER
3.20*
Rugby League from Widnes
The John Player Trophy Widnes v St Helens
The second round of the competition in which Widnes have a fine record, having won it once and been in the final three times. Commentator EDDIE WARING
4.5*
Snooker from the Guild Hall, Preston The Coral United Kingdom Professional Championship
RAY REARDON is the favourite to take the title and the winner's share of the £12,500 prize money from defending champion PATSY FAGAN of Ireland. Both men will be strongly challenged by two ex-World Champions AI.EX HIGGINS and JOHN SPENCER. Commentators DAVID vine and TED LOWE
4.40* Final Score
Today's timetable :
12.21 Football Focus; 12.51 Racing
1.11 Ice Skating: 1.2* Racing
1.40 Squash: 1.50Racing
4.10 Squash: 2.10 Racing J.40 Boxing: 3.0 Cricket
3.20 Rugby League; 4.5 Snooker
4.40 Final Score
Television presentation:
Football Focus MIKE MURPHY Racing DENNIS MONGER
Ice Skating JOHN SHREWSBURY
International Squash JOHNNIE WATHERSTON Rugby League KEITH PHILLIPS Snooker NICK hunter. Cricket
AUSTRALIAN BROADCASTING COMMISSION
Grandstand producer MARTIN BOPKINS Editor HAROLD ANDERSON

Contributors

Introduced By:
Frank Bough
Unknown:
Bob Wilson
Commentators:
Peter O'Sullevan
Unknown:
Julian Wilson
Unknown:
Richard Pitman
Unknown:
Bunny Johnson
Unknown:
Rab Affleck
Commentator:
Harry Carpenter
Commentator:
Eddie Waring
Unknown:
Ray Reardon
Unknown:
Patsy Fagan
Unknown:
John Spencer.
Unknown:
Ted Lowe
Unknown:
Mike Murphy
Unknown:
Dennis Monger
Producer:
Martin Bopkins
Editor:
Harold Anderson

Introduced by Howard Williams Special guest John Inman with THE WURZELS and LEN LOWE
Script editor PETER ROBINSON
Music THE BERT HAYES ORCHESTRA Designer NIGEl. JONES Directed by PAUL CIANI
Produced by jim FRANKLIN

Contributors

Introduced By:
Howard Williams
Unknown:
John Inman
Unknown:
Len Lowe
Editor:
Peter Robinson
Unknown:
Bert Hayes
Designer:
Nigel. Jones
Directed By:
Paul Ciani
Produced By:
Jim Franklin

Regional Variations (2)

Doctor Who

Season 16

The Androids of Tara

Part 2

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC One West

Grendel kidnaps Prince Reynart and seems set to be chosen as Tara's monarch when Reynart fails to arrive at his coronation. But the Doctor has a plan to scupper the Count's scheme. Show more

starring Larry Grayson with Isla St Clair
Orchestra conducted by RONNIE HAZLEHURST Programme associate TONY HAWES Designer TONY BURROUGH Director MARCUS PLANTIN Producer ALAN BOYD

Contributors

Unknown:
Larry Grayson
Conducted By:
Ronnie Hazlehurst
Unknown:
Tony Hawes
Designer:
Tony Burrough
Director:
Marcus Plantin
Producer:
Alan Boyd

from the books by JAMES HERRIOT A serial in 14 episodes starringand with Peter Davison and Carol Drinkwater 11:Ways and Meansadapted by BRIAN FINCH
The Misses Dunn's pig delays James from his appointment at Darrowby Youth Club where he is to make a speech - but he would rather face a savage pig than take on the job of public speaking.
Music composed by JOHNNY PEARSON Film cameramen MIKE WILLIAMS and ALAN JONAS. Designer DAVID CROZIER Producer BILL SELLARS
Directed by CHRISTOPHER BARRT BBC Birmingham

Contributors

Unknown:
James Herriot
Unknown:
Peter Davison
Unknown:
Carol Drinkwater
Adapted By:
Brian Finch
Composed By:
Johnny Pearson
Unknown:
Mike Williams
Unknown:
Alan Jonas.
Designer:
David Crozier
Producer:
Bill Sellars
Directed By:
Christopher Barrt
James Herriot,:
Christopher Timothy
Siegfried Farnon:
Robert Hardy
Tristan Farnon:
Peter Davison
Helen:
Carol Drinkwater
Mrs Hall:
Mary Hignett
Mrs Bond:
Sonia Graham
Mr Biggins:
John Sharp
Alice McTavish:
Elizabeth Millbank
Mr Kirby:
Brian Hayes
Mr Denham:
Martin Matthews
Mr Blenkinsopp:
William Hoyland
Muriel Dunn:
Rosamund Greenwood
Matilda Dunn:
Ann Way
Betty:
Julie Melvin
Agnes:
Wendy Jackson

Regional Variations (2)

Some Mothers do 'Ave 'Em

BBC One London

Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em

Series 3

Episode 4: Men as Women

Duration: 34 minutes

on BBC One London

Classic sitcom featuring Frank Spencer - a well-meaning, enthusiastic, one-man disaster area. Frank's grandad arrives from Australia to find his grandson in drag.

Tough and rough- but likeable and friendly. Two young cops walk a tightrope in the world of crime.
Dandruff: Starsky and Hutch turn hairdressers in an undercover operation to clip short the activities of a daring international diamond thief.
Written by RON FRIEDMAN Directed by SUTTON ROLEY

Contributors

Unknown:
Dandruff Starsky
Written By:
Ron Friedman
Directed By:
Sutton Roley
Starsky:
Paul Michael Glaser
Hutch:
David Soul
Huggy Bear:
Antonio Fargas
Captain Dobey:
Bernie Hamilton

Outstanding First and Second Division matches introduced by Jimmy Hill. The commentators are DAVID COLEMAN and BARRY DAVIES.
Plus the result of the November Goal of the Month Competition, and TONY GUBBA brings you up-to-date with the day's headlines and the late-night pools check.
Producers JOHN SHREWSBURY
HUW JONES. JOHN ROWLlNSON Series producer ALEC WEEKS Editor MIKE MURPHY

Contributors

Introduced By:
Jimmy Hill.
Unknown:
David Coleman
Unknown:
Barry Davies.
Unknown:
Tony Gubba
Producers:
John Shrewsbury
Unknown:
Huw Jones.
Unknown:
John Rowllnson
Producer:
Alec Weeks
Editor:
Mike Murphy

Michael Parkinson celebrates the 200th edition of Britain's longest-running chat show in the company of: first lady of the silver screen Gloria Swanson first lady of pop Olivia Newton-John and first lady of Australia Dame Edna Everage
Music Harry Stoneham Director Ian Hamilton Producer John Fisher
Preview: page 27

Contributors

Presenter:
Michael Parkinson
Guest:
Gloria Swanson
Guest:
Olivia Newton-John
Music:
Harry Stoneham
Director:
Ian Hamilton
Producer:
John Fisher

BBC One London

About BBC One

BBC One is a TV channel that started broadcasting on the 20th April 1964. It replaced BBC Television.

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