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with Frank Bough Sally Magnusson and Jeremy Paxman
Reports from JAMES cox MARGARET GILMORE
PETER MARSHALL , BILL NEELY GUY MICHELMORE and MIKE STEWART
National and international news and analysis on the hour and half hour.
Sports news from Sally Jones

Contributors

Unknown:
Frank Bough
Unknown:
Sally Magnusson
Unknown:
Jeremy Paxman
Unknown:
James Cox
Unknown:
Margaret Gilmore
Unknown:
Peter Marshall
Unknown:
Bill Neely
Unknown:
Guy Michelmore
Unknown:
Mike Stewart
Unknown:
Sally Jones

The Embassy
World Professional
Snooker Championship Quarter-finals
Today sees the start of the quarter-finals, to be played over 25 frames.
If the championship is running to form. the players at the tables this morning should be
JOE JOHNSON (seeded 1) against WILLIE THORNE (8) and CLIFF THORBURN (3) against JIMMY WHITE (6). Introduced by DAVID ICKE including at
12.0 News and Weather

Contributors

Unknown:
Joe Johnson
Unknown:
Willie Thorne
Unknown:
Cliff Thorburn
Introduced By:
David Icke
on BBC One London

A See-Saw programme by JOANNE COLE AND MICHAEL COLE Narrated by Patricia Hayes Gran's Good News (R)

Contributors

Programme By:
Joanne Cole
Programme By:
Michael Cole
Unknown:
Patricia Hayes

The World Professional Snooker Championship Quarter-finals
Further coverage of the first two quarter-finals from the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield.
A 3.0 pm the other two quarter-finals start.
At the tables should be
TONY KNOWLES (seeded 5) v DENNIS TAYLOR (4) and ALEX HIGGINS (7) V STEVE DAVIS (2), but NEAL FOULDS (13) and SILVINO FRANCISCO (12) may have upset the form. DAVID ICKE introduces coverage of this afternoon's matches.

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Knowles
Unknown:
Dennis Taylor
Unknown:
Alex Higgins
Unknown:
Steve Davis
Unknown:
Neal Foulds
Introduces:
David Icke

A 20-part serial by VALERIE GEORGESON , from a story by JOAN EADINGTON 7: There is another baby on the way in the Briggs family - Jonny is convinced it is Mam and Dad's. Razzle and Fizzy
Fizzy supplied by PAULINE CLIFT Producer ANGELA BEECHING
Director CHRISTINE SECOMBE (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
Valerie Georgeson
Story By:
Joan Eadington
Unknown:
Pauline Clift
Producer:
Angela Beeching
Director:
Christine Secombe
Jonny:
Richard Holian
Mam:
Jane Lowe
Dad:
Leslie Schofield
Rita:
Sue Devaney
Mavis:
Debbie Norris
Albert:
Tommy Robinson
Humphrey:
Jeremy Austin
Miss Broom:
Karen Meagher
Mr Badger:
John Forbes-Robertson
Mr BOX:
Harry Beety
Pam:
Georgina Lane
Martin:
Dexter Lynch
Jinny:
Adèle Parry
Josie:
Rachel Powell
Lily:
Sophie Buckley
Peter:
Alexander Moran

starring
David Copperfield with Sally Dewhurst Antony Howes
Wendy Leavesley Michael Seraphim and Westworld Ron Tarr
Julia Somerville Philip Hayton
Stan wants to appear on Wogan; the lift plays tricks on Wendy and Michael, and audience members take part in a record shop sketch. Sound ALAN STOKES
Lighting DON BABBAGE Designer BOB STEER Director STEVE SMITH
Producer JUDY WHITFIELD

Contributors

Unknown:
David Copperfield
Unknown:
Sally Dewhurst
Unknown:
Antony Howes
Unknown:
Wendy Leavesley
Unknown:
Michael Seraphim
Unknown:
Westworld Ron Tarr
Unknown:
Julia Somerville
Unknown:
Philip Hayton
Director:
Steve Smith
Producer:
Judy Whitfield

Truck Racer
It's new, it's exciting, it's the fastest-growing motor-sport in Europe today - it's truck-racing!
Peter has to learn to manoeuvre a 40-foot trailer backwards at 3mph before he's allowed to join top truck-racing drivers on the starting grid for a lOOmph battle of the giants, at one of the world's most famous racing tracks - The Paul Ricard Circuit in the south of France. Film editor ROBIN IMRA Producer ROB BENFIELD
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Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Ricard Circuit

Introduced by Frank Bough The series ends with a splash as Anne Gregg explores the sunny beaches of Sicily and braves bubbling Mount Etna. Fourteen-year-old Adam and his friend Ben continue their
Russian adventure in Leningrad. They visit the Hermitage Museum, one of the wonders of the world.
Bill Buckley takes a train through the beautiful lakes and forests of Sweden to the land of the midnight sun.
Production assistant ANGELA ELBOURNE Researcher CLARE RILEY
Assistant producer PRUE GEAREY Producer ANNE MORRISON
Series producer PATRICIA HOULIHAN
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Contributors

Introduced By:
Frank Bough
Unknown:
Anne Gregg
Unknown:
Bill Buckley
Unknown:
Clare Riley
Producer:
Anne Morrison

by David Hopkins.
"Just for you we'll make the Vic ring again."
(Ceefax subtitles)

Contributors

Writer:
David Hopkins
Title Music:
Simon May
Title Music:
Leslie Osborne
Series Designer:
Keith Harris
Series Script Editor:
Tony Holland
Series Producer:
Julia Smith
Director:
Tom Kingdon
Den:
Leslie Grantham
Angie:
Anita Dobson
Sharon:
Letitia Dean
Wicksy:
Nick Berry
Arthur:
Bill Treacher
Pauline:
Wendy Richard
Mary:
Linda Davidson
Lofty:
Tom Watt
Kelvin:
Paul J. Medford
Carmel:
Judith Jacob
Ian:
Adam Woodyatt
Tina:
Eleanor Rhodes
Lou:
Anna Wing
Michelle:
Susan Tully
Ethel:
Gretchen Franklin
Tom:
Donald Tandy
Dot Cotton:
June Brown
Naima:
Shreela Ghosh
Debs:
Shirley Cheriton
Det Sgt Rich:
Gary Whelan
Ali:
Nejdet Salih
Sue:
Sandy Ratcliff
Colin:
Michael Cashman
Barry:
Gary Hailes
Tony:
Oscar James
Window cleaner:
Ray Blake
Receptionist:
Mark Elstob
Waiter:
Mike Porter

Regional Variations (2)

Brush Strokes

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC One West

Lionel is determined to stop Jacko's relationship with his daughter Leslie but a chance meeting between Jacko and brother Reg may do the job for him.

by JOHN GLEESON
Financial problems abound. Shocked at discovering how much the twins are going to cost, Ted decides to get their teenagers working.
Designer NIGEL CURZON
Produced and directed by JOHN B. HOBBS

Contributors

Unknown:
John Gleeson
Designer:
Nigel Curzon
Directed By:
John B. Hobbs
Ted Jackson:
Keith Barron
Liz:
Nanette Newman
Suzie:
Caroline Mander
Polly:
Sara Griffiths
George:
Paul McCarthy
Harry:
Norman Eshley
Joyce:
Sally Hughes
John Anderson:
James Grout
Pauline:
Mary Maude
Kevin:
Matthew Peters
Mrs Martin:
Myrtle Devenish
Wendy:
Veronica Clifford
Wayne:
Shaungrowney
Garry:
Jonathan Gleeson
Albatross:
Ernest Jennings
Baby:
Charlotte Graydon

A serial in six parts devised by JOE WATERS 2: Poor Little Rich Girl written by ERIC PAICE
Will Jeanette be found guilty of murder? Kelly and Hapgood go into business.
The missing Kirstie suddenly appears and Jack Kingsley , having spent the night in Claire's flat, finds that his father has had a heart attack.
Music by DAVID MINDEL , DON GOULD Film editor LES FILBY
Costume designer FIONA MATHERS Make-up SHELAGH GUNN-TAYLOR Director MICHAEL OWEN MORRIS Producer JOE WATERS
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Contributors

Written By:
Eric Paice
Written By:
Will Jeanette
Written By:
Jack Kingsley
Music By:
David Mindel
Music By:
Don Gould
Designer:
Fiona Mathers
Unknown:
Shelagh Gunn-Taylor
Director:
Michael Owen
Mrs Morris:
Megs Jenkins
Jack Kingsley:
John Stone
Jeanette:
Gillian McCutcheon
Ken Stevenson:
Tom Adams
Kelly:
Robert McIntosh
Joe Pearce:
Brian Miller
Mrs Pearce:
Dinah Handley
Rick Pearce:
Gary Tibbs
Kirstie:
Julie Graham
Jamie:
Richard Jamieson
Baxter:
Victor Winding
Lady Bentley:
Louie Ramsay
Saxon:
Jerry Harte
Steven Bentley:
Jack Ellis
Gerald Hapgood:
David Savile
Judith Alexander, QC:
Philippa Urquhart
Dorothy:
Julia McCarthy
McNeice:
Martin Cochrane
Elizabeth:
Anne Ridler
Claire:
Patricia Maynard
Albert:
Leslie French
Greg Kingsley:
Lauren Beales
Chairman:
David Hanson
Fordham:
Andrew Forbes
Tommy:
Pete Lee-Wilson
Wayne:
Adam Rogers
Fiona:
Sharon Mayer
Paul Morris:
Ian Lowe
Janet:
Madeleine Howard
Judge:
Robert Howard
Clerk of Court:
John Ingram
Foreman:
André Winterton
Clifford Winter, qc:
Geoffrey Russell
Ghillie:
Bob Docherty
Mrs Beckford:
Marsha Millar
Seaman:
Ewen Emery
Mrs Bratby:
Pauline Jefferson
Girl fan:
Cheryl Miller

with Barry Norman
Prick Up Your Ears: Gary Oldman, acclaimed for his portrayal of Sid Vicious, stars as Joe Orton, the homosexual writer murdered by his lover in 1967.
Jumpin' Jack Flash: Whoopi Goldberg, in her first comedy role, plays a bank employee who livens up her job by using her computer to make international friends and links up with a British spy.

Contributors

Presenter:
Barry Norman
Director:
Bruce Thompson
Producer:
Jane Lush

Introduced by Ray Moore from the Bournemouth International Centre
This year the UK plays host, with at least 30 couples from 20 countries taking part.
The British couple, Stephen Hillier and Lyndsay Tate , from Buckhurst Hill in Essex, current World Champions, will once again be defending their title. In cabaret: World Latin American Champions Donnie Burns and Gaynor Fairweather
Music THE TONY EVANS BAND Lighting PETER GREENYER Sound GRAHAM HAINES Producer KEN GRIFFIN
(Competition arranged by the Mecca Leisure Group)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Ray Moore
Unknown:
Stephen Hillier
Unknown:
Lyndsay Tate
Unknown:
Donnie Burns
Unknown:
Gaynor Fairweather
Producer:
Ken Griffin

In Work and Out Wasteland
'One of the great fallacies about unemployment,' says economist Professor Richard Layard , 'is that once it has risen it can't come back down again.' The problem: creating jobs without increasing inflation. He suggests three main ways in which a government can cut unemployment.
A personal view by the Director of the Centre for Labour Economics, LSE Film cameraman COLIN CASE Film editor JOHN DINWOODIE
Series producer HOWARD SMITH Produced by FRANK ASH (e)

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor Richard Layard
Producer:
Howard Smith
Produced By:
Frank Ash

BBC One London

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