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with Simon Parkin

followed by PLAY SCHOOL
Presenters Floella Benjamin Nick Mercer
Story: Dick Whittington (trad)
Musical director CHRIS WALKER
Director ADRIAN MILLS
Series producer CHRISTINE HEWITT

Contributors

Presenter:
Simon Parkin
Presenters:
Floella Benjamin
Presenters:
Nick Mercer
Director:
Chris Walker
Director:
Adrian Mills
Producer:
Christine Hewitt

The Triton Showers Trophy Presented by Mike Smith
In 1986 six of the world's top stuntmen met for a friendly competition to find the Stuntman 86.
A look behind the scenes at the BBC's Elstree Studios into the all-action world of those unsung heroes of the TV and movies.
Five days of hard graft produced a remarkable chase sequence and fantastic helicopter action.
Featuring stunt co-ordinator Greg Powell with George Cooper Paul Heasman
Graeme Crowther Steve Whyment Nick Wilkinson
Videotape editor JOHN PAROUSSI Produced and directed by PETER HYLTON CLEAVER
(In association with Trans World International)

Contributors

Presented By:
Mike Smith
Unknown:
Greg Powell
Unknown:
George Cooper
Unknown:
Paul Heasman
Unknown:
Graeme Crowther
Unknown:
Steve Whyment
Unknown:
Nick Wilkinson
Editor:
John Paroussi
Directed By:
Peter Hylton Cleaver

'To put a volunteer symphony orchestra in the middle of the River Thames, by Tower Bridge, playing an open-air performance of the 1812 Overture with a firework accompaniment, and to 'freeze' part of the River Thames for a simultaneous ice dance display.' Another chance to see Anneka Rice attempt the impossible as part of last year's Children in Need Appeal.
Henry Mancini and Ray Robinson help out.
Executive producer JOHN FISHER Director GEOFF WILSON
Producer MALCOLM HEYWORTH
A CHATSWORTH production for BBCtv

Contributors

Unknown:
Anneka Rice
Unknown:
Henry Mancini
Unknown:
Ray Robinson
Producer:
John Fisher
Director:
Geoff Wilson
Producer:
Malcolm Heyworth

Where is Grange Hill? How does the cast cope with being on Grange Hill and doing their own schoolwork? Lee (Zammo) MacDonald introduces the cast and production staff of Britain's most famous comprehensive school as he eavesdrops on the making of the series.
Back Pages: 158

Contributors

Presenter:
Lee MacDonald
Photography:
John Howarth
Sound:
Peter Sainsbury
Videotape Editor:
Mykola Pawluk
Producer/Director:
Ronald Smedley

HAROLD FIELDING'S London stage production.
Music by CY COLEMAN
Lyrics by MICHAEL STEWART Book by MARK BRAMBLE
PETER BARBOUR SUE BARBOUR MICHAEL CANTWELL PERRY DAVEY
JAMES FRANCIS-JOHNSTON
GRAHAM FAWCETT
RICHARD GAUNTLETT
PAUL GODDARD ALAN HEAP
MICHAEL HERVIEU
AMANDA NEWMAN. JANE WATTS JOAN ROBLEYDLXON
NADINE SHENTON DEBBIE STEEL
CHRISTOPHER TALMAN
Original Broadway production staged and choreographed by JOE LAYTON
London stage direction by PETER COE Produced by HAROLD FIELDING Directed for television by TERRY HUGHES (R)
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Contributors

Music By:
Cy Coleman
Unknown:
Michael Stewart
Book By:
Mark Bramble
Unknown:
Peter Barbour
Unknown:
Sue Barbour
Unknown:
Michael Cantwell
Unknown:
Perry Davey
Unknown:
James Francis-Johnston
Unknown:
Graham Fawcett
Unknown:
Richard Gauntlett
Unknown:
Paul Goddard
Unknown:
Alan Heap
Unknown:
Michael Hervieu
Unknown:
Amanda Newman.
Unknown:
Jane Watts
Unknown:
Joan Robleydlxon
Unknown:
Nadine Shenton
Unknown:
Debbie Steel
Unknown:
Christopher Talman
Unknown:
Peter Coe
Produced By:
Harold Fielding
Television By:
Terry Hughes
Phineas Taylor Barnum:
Michael Crawford
Charity:
Eileen Battye
Ringmaster:
Michael Heath
Jenny Lind:
Christina Collier
Joice Heth:
Sharon Benson
Tom Thumb:
Paul Miller

Starring Les Dawson
Special guests Ken Bruce, Bernie Clifton, Bonnie Langford, Ian McCaskill,
Aimi MacDonald, Kathy Staff

Produced in association with Mark Goodson and Talbot TV Ltd
(Ceefax subtitles)

Contributors

Presenter:
Les Dawson
Panellist:
Ken Bruce
Panellist:
Bernie Clifton
Panellist:
Bonnie Langford
Panellist:
Ian McCaskill
Panellist:
Aimi MacDonald
Panellist:
Kathy Staff
Sound:
Michael McCarthy
Lighting:
Alan Horne
Designer:
Chris Webster
Director:
Tony Newman
Producer:
Stanley Appel

starring Ronnie Corbett and Ronnie Barker, with FIONA GAUNT, CAROL HAWKINS, ELIZABETH COUNSELL, VICKY MICHELLE, CLAIRE NIELSON, JOHN OWENS,
MICHAEL REDFERN, JOHN RUTLAND, RONNIE HAZLEHURST AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Join the two Ronnies in a laughter-filled celebration ot their 20-year association. Written by SPIKE MILLIGAN
SPIKE MULLINS, TREVOR MCCALLUM, DAVID NOBBS, PETER VINCENT
DICK VOSBURGH , GERALD WILEY (R)
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Contributors

Unknown:
Ronnie Corbett
Unknown:
Ronnie Barker
Unknown:
Fiona Gaunt
Unknown:
Carol Hawkins
Unknown:
Elizabeth Counsell
Unknown:
Vicky Michelle
Unknown:
Claire Nielson
Unknown:
John Owens
Unknown:
Michael Redfern
Unknown:
John Rutland
Conductor:
Ronnie Hazlehurst
Written By:
Spike Milligan
Written By:
Spike Mullins.
Written By:
Trevor McCallum
Writer:
David Nobbs
Writer:
Peter Vincent
Writer:
Dick Vosburgh
Writer:
Gerald Wiley

On the evening after the night before, there'll be red noses all round in the Wogan studio - as Terry invites
Dawn French, Stephen Fry and Hugh Laurie , among others, to launch Comic Relief, the aid charity supported by many of the country's top comedians. Producer CHARLES MILLER
Series producer JOHN FISHER

Contributors

Unknown:
Stephen Fry
Unknown:
Hugh Laurie
Producer:
Charles Miller
Producer:
John Fisher

starring
On 23 December 1787 Captain William Bligh and his crew set sail for Tahiti and the West Indies. After terrible storms and violent arguments aboard ship they reach their destination. But the pleasures of Tahiti prove too tempting for the crew and lead to a confrontation between Bligh and his deputy Fletcher Christian.
Mel Gibson leads a star cast in the most famous mutiny in naval history.
Screenplay byJOHN BOLT
Produced by BERNARD WILLIAMS Directed by ROGER DONALDSON
(First showing on British television)
* FILMS: page 25
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Contributors

Unknown:
William Bligh
Unknown:
Fletcher Christian.
Unknown:
Mel Gibson
Unknown:
John Bolt
Produced By:
Bernard Williams
Directed By:
Roger Donaldson
Fletcher:
Mel Gibson
William Bligh:
Anthony Hopkins
Admiral Hood:
Laurence Olivier
Captain Greetham:
Edward Fox
John Fryer:
Daniel Day-Lewis
Cole:
Bernard Hill
Young:
Philip Davis
Churchill:
Liam Neeson
King Tynah:
Wi Kuki Kaa
Mauatua:
Tevaite Vernette
Adams:
Philip Martin Brown
Nelson:
Simon Chandler
Doctor Huggan:
Malcolm Terris
Heywood:
Simon Adams
Smith:
John Sessions

Screen adaptation by ' TERRY JOHNSON
Just when you thought it was safe to go on the river ... A familiar handful of hilarious Ayckbourn characters are plucked from the safety of their usual domesticity and thrust upstream into a torrent of disturbing events.
Designer GEOFF POWELL Photography PETER HALL
Film editor HOWARD BILUNGHAM Producer ANDREE MOLYNEUX Director TERRY JOHNSON
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ā— FEATURE: page 151

Contributors

Designer:
Geoff Powell
Unknown:
Peter Hall
Editor:
Howard Bilungham
Producer:
Andree Molyneux
Director:
Terry Johnson
Keith:
Barrie Rutter
June:
Marion Bailey
Alistair:
Nick Dunning
Emma:
Joanne Pearce
Vince:
Stuart Wilson
Fleur:
Lizzy McInnerny
Mrs Hatfield:
Veronica Clifford

starring John Wayne Maureen O'Hara
Sean Thornton returns to his native Galway to settle down in peace and quiet after making good in America. But there are many trials and tribulations awaiting him - culminating in a marathon fight up hill and down dale, with the whole village joining in and ending, inevitably in the pub!
Screenplay by FRANK s. NUGENT
From the story by MAURICE WALSH Produced by JOHN FORD and MERIAN C. COOPER Directed by JOHN FORD
W FILMS: page 25
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Contributors

Unknown:
John Wayne
Unknown:
Maureen O'Hara
Unknown:
Sean Thornton
Unknown:
Frank S. Nugent
Story By:
Maurice Walsh
Produced By:
John Ford
Produced By:
Merian C. Cooper
Directed By:
John Ford
Sean Thornton:
John Wayne
Mary Kate:
Maureen O'Hara
Michaeleen Flynn:
Barry Fitzgerald
'Red' Will Danaher:
Victor McLaglen
Fr Lonergan:
Ward Bond
Mrs Tillane:
Mildred Natwick
Tobin:
Francis Ford
Mrs Playfair:
Eileen Crowe
Woman:
May Craig

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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