with Frank Bough and Selina Scott
Including today: Richard Smith The Breakfast Time Doctor between 8.30 and 9.0
Glynn Christian with his latest recipe. School's Out - half-term holiday features.
While matters of state are often forgotten after the breakfast time news, some subjects can still rouse even the quietest people to passion. Live every Thursday morning and broadcast simultaneously on BBC1 and Radio 4, an audience of 150 start their day with a chance to say what they think about issues which guarantee a good argument. Paul Sieghart puts their opinions to the test.
JUDY HILL, ANN CHANCELLOR DAVIES Producers
ELAINE BEDELL , JULIET MAY
Executive producer JOHN WILCOX A Radiovision Unit production BBC Pebble Mill
with Moira Stuart and Frances Coverdale
Weather jim BACON
(London and SE: Financial
Report, and News Headlines with subtitles)
Ladies' Day at Pebble Mill includes Fear of Flying author Erica Jong and singer Helen Shapiro
A See-Saw programme
The CIS Insurance United Kingdom
Indoor Bowls Championship Eight bowlers are now left from the original 32 starters, playing for the E20,000 prize money and the honour of being the 1984 champion. DAVID VINE introduces live coverage of this afternoon's first quarter-final match which is now the best of five sets, with seven shots up per set.
Commentators DAVID RHYS JONES
MAL HUGHES , DAVID MCGILL Producers
KEITH PHILLIPS , KEITH MACKENZIE Executive producer NICK HUNTER
Presented by Barbara Dickson and Penny Junor
People seem obsessed these days by food, health and fitness. Today the programme examines this 'new religion' with Caroline Walker , co-author of The Food
Scandal; health and beauty writer Leslie Kenton ; Gillian Lockie , dietician, and Mike Russell , heavyweight radio presenter.
Plus Vernon's Postbag: your food queries answered by agony uncle Vernon Coleman and People in View: Christina Dodwell , writer and explorer, Britain's answer to Indiana
Jones, tells of crocodile steaks and other adventures in the wilds.
Studio director WENDIE KNIGHTON Producer MARIANNE BAIRD
Series editor GORDON MENZIES
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Network, PO Box, Glasgow [Postcode removed]. or telephone [number removed]
Presenter Brian Jameson
Guests Liz Watts , Delia Morgan Peter Gosling , Peter Howland Story: The Queen who Couldn't Sleep by MALCOLM CARRICK
with the voices of TIM BROOKE-TAYLOR , BILL ODDIE
GRAEME GARDEN, JILL SHILLING Written by BERNIE KAY Music by DAVID COOKE
Produced by TREVOR BOND Directed by TERRY WARD
Chairman Howard Stableford
Logic at the speed of light in the second semi-final of this inter-schools quiz. Devised by CUVE DOIG Designers
VIC MEREDITH, LES MCCALLUM Producer IAN OLIVER
In today's cartoon story, the crew are attacked by the deadly rays of Axor, the giant lizard monster.
with Simon Groom, Janet Ellis and Michael Sundin
Gripped Up With Zoe.
Hair-raising stunts, acrobatics and trampolining are all in a day's work for Michael, but one thing Blue Peter's new action man has never attempted is rock climbing.
Zoe Brown of Old Man of Hoy fame starts Michael off on his climbing career with lots of useful tips for other beginners. * CEEFAX SUBTITLES
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Episode 9 by MARGARET SIMPSON Glenroy finds public schoolboy John intolerable. The others try to cool things down....
Devised by PHIL REDMOND
Designer CECELIA BRERETON
Producer KENNY MCBAIN
Sue Lawley, Jeremy Paxman
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London Plus, Spotlight
South Today, Points West
Look East, North West Tonight Look North, Midlands Today
The latest news from the world of science and technology. Presented by Kieran Prendiville , Peter Macann
Maggie Philbin , Judith Hann Producers MARTIN MORTIMORE
MICHAEL COYLE , HENRY CAMPION DANA PURVIS
Studio director STUART MCDONALD Editor CYNTHIA PAGE
A live presentation introduced by Mike Smith , Gary Davies Sound SCOTT TALBOTT Lighting BILL MILLAR Designer JOHN HURST
Executive producer MICHAEL HURLL Production STANLEY APPEL
by GEORGE LAYTON starring Tony Britton and Nigel Havers
Charles, Tom's partner, is convinced that they should subscribe to a deputising service to allow them the occasional night off. Toby, having stood-in for Tom one night, wholeheartedly agrees. Tom is also having problems with the landlord of his surgery -his ex-wife Helen!
This week's episode features Richard Heffer , Jane How
Dr Toby Latimer. .. TONY BRITTON Susan Cartwright TRICLA GEORGE Designer
GARRY FREEMAN Produced and directed by HAROLD SNOAD
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Eight programmes with Jeremy Cherfas on the changing face of zoos and wildlife parks. 1: Captivation
Alligator wrestling, cuddling koalas, and peering at penguins are all aspects of our desire to be close to animals.
Zoos too rely upon our need to have contact with strange and exotic beasts, and have developed their own brand of show business - including the all-electronic jungle.
Jeremy Cherfas travels the world in search of the zoo of the future, by looking at the very best elements in zoos of today.
JIM SAUNDERS. RAY HENMAN Sound ROGER LONG
Film editor PETER HEELEY
Assistant producer MOIRA MANN Producer GEORGE INGER BBC Bristol
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with Julia Somerville
by ALICK ROWE , starring
4: A party at the Gregorys forces Lee and Matthew together again, but provokes an unexpected conclusion which affects Lee's future at Blainau.
Music composed and conducted by RICHARD HARVEY
Studio lighting BARRY CHATFIELD Designer IAN ASHURST
Script editor JENNY SHERIDAN Producer GERARD GLAISTER Directed by JOHN GORRIE
Sir Robin Day and his guests go to Londonderry to face the questions and arguments of a Northern Ireland audience.
The Rt Hon Peter Archer , mp
John Hume , MEP, MP Michael Mates , mp
The Rt Hon Enoch Powell , mp Director ANN MORLEY Producer UZ ELTON
Editor BARBARA MAXWELL
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A lot has been said - and written - about the changing roles of women. This is the first of five films about what's happening to men.
Shedding light on some of the new demands on men are therapist Phillip Hodson , feminist writer Bea Campbell and a retired judge, Sir Roger Ormrod.
Commentary Kenneth Branagh Director LUCY PARKER
Producer BERNARD ADAMS