Programme Index

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with Jeremy Paxman John Stapleton and Sally Jones
National and international news and analysis on the hour and half hour with the latest sports news and comment from Bob Wilson
Regional news and travel at
7.15, 7.45, and 8.15 Weather forecast from Francis Wilson at 7.25, 7.55 and 8.15

Contributors

Unknown:
Jeremy Paxman
Unknown:
John Stapleton
Unknown:
Francis Wilson

Weather followed by Open Air with Pattie Coldwell
What entertained, annoyed or provoked you on last night's television? Phone Pattie on [number removed]and let her know.
(Answers to your comments 11. 00am)

Andy Crane with programme news and birthday greetings followed by Play School
Today I will invent, A machine supreme, Superb and different
Presenter Elizabeth Watts Guest Stuart Bradley
Story:
The Thing-a-Me Bob Machine written and illustrated by ROBIN KINGSLAND (R) and The Wombles by ELISABETH BERESFORD
Told by Bernard Cribbins (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
Andy Crane
Presenter:
Elizabeth Watts
Presenter:
Guest Stuart Bradley
Unknown:
Bob MacHine
Illustrated By:
Robin Kingsland
Unknown:
Elisabeth Beresford
Told By:
Bernard Cribbins

Weather followed by Daytime Live with Pamela Armstrong Alan Titchmarsh and Ross Davidson Britain's brightest magazine brings you another 50 minutes entertainment, live from the Pebble Mill foyer. Today style counsellor
Cathy McGowan with more from the fashion world. Editor STEVE WEDDLE BBC Pebble Mill

Contributors

Unknown:
Pamela Armstrong
Unknown:
Alan Titchmarsh
Unknown:
Ross Davidson
Unknown:
Cathy McGowan
Editor:
Steve Weddle

starring
Alastair Sim Bill Travers
In the Highlands of Scotland, 12-year-old Geordie spends his time regretting his tiny and frail physique. Taunted by his schoolmates and frightened of losing his sweetheart, he secretly enrolls in a body-building correspondence course. After many years' arduous exercise and training the 'titch' finally becomes a 'giant'...
Screenplay by SIDNEY GlLLIAT and FRANK LAUNDER
From the novel by DAVID WALKER Produced by SIDNEY GlLLlAT and FRANK LAUNDER
Directed by FRANK LAUNDER
0 FILMS: page 18

Contributors

Unknown:
Alastair Sim
Unknown:
Bill Travers
Unknown:
Sidney Gllliat
Novel By:
David Walker
Produced By:
Sidney Gllllat
Produced By:
Frank Launder
Directed By:
Frank Launder
Laird:
Alastair Sim
Geordie:
Bill Travers
Jean:
Norah Gorsen
Geordie's mother:
Molly Urquhart
Henry:
Francis de Wolff
Geordie's father:
Jameson Clarke
Rev McNab:
Jack Radcliffe
Harley:
Brian Reece
Rawlins:
Raymond Huntley
Helga:
Doris Goddard
Lord Paunceton:
Miles Malleson
Postman:
Stanley Baxter
Young Geordie:
Paul Young
Young Jean:
Anna Ferguson

by DICK KING-SMITH Told for Jackanory by Jonathon Morris
4: Triumph on the Square Illustrations MARTIN URSELL Designer MARY GREAVES Executive producer ANGELA BEECHING
Director MICHAEL COLE

Contributors

Unknown:
Dick King-Smith
Unknown:
Jonathon Morris
Unknown:
Martin Ursell
Designer:
Mary Greaves
Producer:
Angela Beeching
Director:
Michael Cole

Presenting hits and videos from the Top 40 chart Introduced by Mike Smith
Lighting ERIC WALLIS Sound MARTIN DEANE
Designer RICHARD MCMANAN SMITH Executive producer MICHAEL HURLL Produced and directed by PAULCIANI

Contributors

Introduced By:
Mike Smith
Designer:
Richard McManan Smith
Producer:
Michael Hurll

by Liane Aukin.
"Fact of life, Lofty. Love and hate are two sides of the same coin."
(For cast see page 42)

Book, 'EastEnders: The Inside Story', price £8.95; theme music available on compact disc, 'The Best of BBCtv's Themes', PWKS 645, £6.99
(Ceefax subtitles)

Contributors

Writer:
Liane Aukin

with Judith Hann
Peter Macann
Maggie Philbin
Howard Stableford and everything that's new in science, technology and medicine.
Bob Symes tries out some clever ideas for the do-it-yourself enthusiast - and discovers how to avoid overfilling the bath!
Producers DANA PURVIS , VIV KING JACK WEBER , CYNTHIA PAGE Studio director TOM WRAGG Editor RICHARD REISZ
Book, 'Tomorrow's World: Medicine', The successes and failures of medicine in the western world, available from booksellers

Contributors

Unknown:
Judith Hann
Unknown:
Peter MacAnn
Unknown:
Maggie Philbin
Unknown:
Howard Stableford
Unknown:
Bob Symes
Producers:
Dana Purvis
Producers:
Viv King
Producers:
Jack Weber
Director:
Tom Wragg
Editor:
Richard Reisz

with Magnus Magnusson
St George 's School for Girls, Edinburgh, this year celebrating its centenary, is host to four contenders competing for the title Mastermind 1988
Sandy Macpherson (chartered surveyor)
The life and works of Eric Linklater
Edward Cadden (civil servant)
British civil aircraft since 1919
Kenneth Gray (retired schoolmaster)
Pianists and piano music 1800-1930
Bill Taggart (clothing manufacturer)
The history of British canals 1759-1948
BBC Elstree
For application form to take part in the next series send postcard, by 19 Feb 1988, to: Mastermind, BBC Elstree, [address removed]

Contributors

Presenter:
Magnus Magnusson
Contestant:
Sandy MacPherson
Contestant:
Edward Cadden
Contestant:
Kenneth Gray
Contestant:
Bill Taggart
Lighting:
Geoff Higgs
Assistant Producer:
Mary Craig
Director:
David Mitchell
Producer:
Peter Massey

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC One West

Reggie's community has become an enormous success after a television feature, but how long can it last?

Sir Robin Day and his guests go to Merseyside to face the questions and arguments of a Liverpool audience.
Among the guests around the table at the Kirkby Suite are Ann Clwyd , mp
Rt Hon Norman Fowler , MP Director ANN MORLEY
Producer ANNA CARRAGHER Editor BARBARA MAXWELL

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Robin Day
Unknown:
Ann Clwyd
Unknown:
Norman Fowler
Director:
Ann Morley
Producer:
Anna Carragher
Editor:
Barbara Maxwell

starring with One-armed Bandits
Chicago, 1932. Any racket appeals to the mobsters and the latest is slot machines.
Augie Vialli , one of the most vicious criminal bosses, contracts Frank O'Dean to lead the operation - a man reluctant to revive his criminal career and a man to whom Eliot Ness owes a debt.... Written by E. JACK NEUMAN
Directed by WALTER E. GRAUMAN

Contributors

Unknown:
Augie Vialli
Unknown:
Frank O'Dean
Unknown:
Eliot Ness
Written By:
E. Jack Neuman
Directed By:
Walter E. Grauman
Eliot Ness:
Robert Stack
Frank O'Dean:
Harry Guardino
Augie Vialli:
John Beradino

BBC One London

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