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Steve Rider introduces live coverage of athletics, including the final stages of the decathlon, with summaries of the overnight action by David Icke.
The men's 1500m heats and 5,000m semi-finals are held this morning, and the women's 200m final is at 7.40. The ninth event of the decathlon, the javelin, is followed by the 1500m at 8.45. There's news at 7.00 and 7.50, with regional headlines and weather at 7.45.
8.55am Regional News and Weather

Contributors

Unknown:
David Icke.
on BBC One London

Weather followed by Olympic Grandstand
Introduced by Bob Wilson and Sally Jones , with summaries by David Icke.
Athletics
The story of the second day of the decathlon, and a word from
DALEY THOMPSON on his attempt to win a historic third gold.
Commentator STUART STOREY Volleyball
Women's final.
Commentator
RON PICKERING Judo 's Britain DENSIGN WHITE hopes to add an Olympic medal to his world bronze.
Commentator GERALD SINSTADT Boxing
The semi-finals. Commentator
HARRY CARPENTER Tennis
Ladies' singles semis.
Commentators DAN MASKELL
JOHN BARRETT and GERALD WILLIAMS Weightlifting
Final of the 'super-heavies'. Commentator JIM NEILLY
Plus a report on the quarter-finals of the table tennis competition, and the women's basketball final. including at
10.00am News and Weather

Contributors

Introduced By:
Bob Wilson
Introduced By:
Sally Jones
Unknown:
David Icke.
Unknown:
Daley Thompson
Commentator:
Stuart Storey
Unknown:
Ron Pickering
Unknown:
Densign White
Commentator:
Gerald Sinstadt
Unknown:
Harry Carpenter
Commentators:
Dan Maskell
Unknown:
John Barrett
Unknown:
Gerald Williams
Commentator:
Jim Neilly
on BBC One London

Weather followed by Olympic Grandstand
Introduced by Bob Wilson and Sally Jones , with summaries of the best of the sporting action in Seoul by David Icke

Contributors

Introduced By:
Bob Wilson
Introduced By:
Sally Jones
Unknown:
David Icke
on BBC One London

Weather followed by SLD Conference
Live coverage of the Social and Liberal Democrats'
Conference, including an address by the SLD leader, Paddy Ashdown , mp.
Commentators SIR ROBIN DAY
DAVID DIMBLEBY and VIVIAN WHITE Editor JAMES HOGAN

Contributors

Leader:
Paddy Ashdown
Commentators:
Sir Robin Day
Unknown:
David Dimbleby
Unknown:
Vivian White
Editor:
James Hogan

Back to the Olympic action in Seoul, with Bob Wilson and Sally Jones introducing a package likely to include further coverage of the ladies' singles tennis competition, now at the semi-finals stage.
Commentators
DAN MASKELL
JOHN BARRETT and GERALD WILLIAMS

Contributors

Unknown:
Bob Wilson
Unknown:
Sally Jones
Unknown:
Dan Maskell
Unknown:
John Barrett
Unknown:
Gerald Williams

A notorious Mexican bandit convalesces at the Cannon Ranch before being handed over to the authorities, but his followers have other ideas. (R)

Contributors

Big John Cannon:
Leif Erickson
Buck Cannon:
Cameron Mitchell
Billy Blue:
Mark Slade
Victoria:
Linda Cristal
Manolito:
Henry Darrow
El Tigne:
Ricardo Montalban
Writer:
Mel Coldbog
Director:
Seymour Robbie

Andy Crane - starting with Bertha
The Big Order by ERIC CHARLES
Bertha has to make 365 new springs but Tom and Roy have trouble with the twanging steel.
Narrator ROY KINNEAR with SHEILA WALKER
Music composed by BRYAN DALY Editor MARTIN BOHAN Director of animation DEREK MOGFORD
Designed and produced by IVOR WOOD (R)
BBC record or cassette, REH/ZCR 585. available from retailers

Contributors

Unknown:
Eric Charles
Narrator:
Roy Kinnear
Unknown:
Sheila Walker
Composed By:
Bryan Daly
Editor:
Martin Bohan
Unknown:
Derek Mogford
Produced By:
Ivor Wood

The adventures of a group of ordinary kids who live in the same street - Degrassi Street, Toronto.
6: Martin Hears the Music Everyone feels sorry for Martin because he has to wear a hearing aid. Martin doesn't want to be pitied but he does want to play his own part in the school concert. Produced by KIT HOOD and LINDA SCHUYLER (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
Martin Hears
Produced By:
Kit Hood
Unknown:
Linda Schuyler

with Mark Curry, Caron Keating and Yvette Fielding
Masters of the Universe? Who decides to build space shuttles? Why are men planning to go to Mars? Why is America so far behind the Soviet Union in building a space station? As NASA celebrates its 30th birthday, find out how America's space bosses plan their leaps into the future.

(Ceefax Subtitles)

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Curry
Presenter:
Caron Keating
Presenter:
Yvette Fielding
Producer:
Nick Heathcote
Producer:
Andrew Whitman
Editor:
Lewis Bronze

with Desmond Lynam Athletics
How the 1988 Olympic decathlon medals were won, plus
DALEY THOMPSON 'S reaction.
There are finals also of the women's long jump - the clash of JOYNER and DRESCHLER - women's discus, and 200m, plus the start of the men's 1500m. Weightlifting
These are not men to be trifled with - it's the final of the super heavyweights. Boxing
Highlights of the outstanding bouts from today's semi-finals.
Tennis
STEFFI GRAF won the tennis demonstration event in Los Angeles - four years later she's on course to win the official gold medal. It's semi-finals day today.
It's also finals day in women's basketball and volleyball - holders are USA and China respectively. The golds were won too in fencing, judo and wrestling.

Contributors

Unknown:
Desmond Lynam
Unknown:
Daley Thompson
Unknown:
Steffi Graf

by Jane Hollowood.
"It's like I'm the one that's on trial, not Willmott-Brown. He isn't even going to have to speak... It's like I'm the one who's done something wrong."
(Ceefax subtitles)

Contributors

Writer:
Jane Hollowood
Devised by:
Tony Holland
Devised by/Series Producer:
Julia Smith
Series Designer:
Keith Harris
Story Editor:
Bill Lyons
Series Script Editor:
John Maynard
Producer:
Mike Gibbon
Director:
Frank Cox
Sharon:
Letitia Dean
Pete:
Peter Dean
Kathy:
Gillian Taylforth
Michelle:
Susan Tully
James Willmott-Brown:
William Boyde
WPC Lyn Baxter:
Eryl Maynard
Crown Barrister:
Richard Cordery
Den:
Leslie Grantham
Pat:
Pam St. Clement
Det Sgt West:
Leonard Gregory
Barnsey:
John Hallam
Vic:
Michael Brogan
Ethel:
Gretchen Franklin
Bloom:
Arnold Yarrow
Mo:
Edna Dore
Dot Cotton:
June Brown
Pauline:
Wendy Richard
Ian:
Adam Woodyatt
Cindy:
Michelle Collins
Wicksy:
Nick Berry
Mehmet:
Haluk Bilginer
Guizin:
Ishia Bennison
Diane:
Sophie Lawrence
Ricky:
Sid Owen
Shireen:
Nisha Kapur
Duncan:
David Gillespie
Rod:
Christopher McHallem
Harris:
Michael O'Hagan
Queenie:
John Labanowski
Trevor:
Peter Doran
Officer Stone:
Jeremy Young
Fenshaw:
Tim Bannerman
Colin:
Michael Cashman
Dr Legg:
Leonard Fenton
David:
Christopher Reich
Joanne:
Pamela Salem
Brad:
Jonathan Strait

Regional Variations (2)

Top of the Pops

BBC One London

Top of the Pops

29/09/1988

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC One London

Gary Davies and Mark Goodier present the pop chart programme, first broadcast on 29 September 1988 and featuring Sinitta, U2, Alexander O'Neal, Duran Duran, Bananarama, The Hollies and T'Pau. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Gary Davies
Presenter:
Mark Goodier

Third of a six-part series starring written by STAN HEY and ANDREW NICKOLDS The Single Life
'Okay! The Big Brixton
Posse, Delbert and Winston, is back together, out gigging again. The music's crucial, the floor is hot, the crowd immense! Just a minute, my girlie, Claudette, is trying to whisper sweet and sour nothings in my ear. This could be serious, guy!'
With JULIA ST JOHN Music JOE DWORNIAK
Make-up designer JAN SEWELL
Costume designer SHARON LEWIS Lighting GRAHAM RIMMINGTON Designer GRAHAM LOUGH Produced and directed by GEOFF POSNER
* CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Written By:
Stan Hey
Unknown:
Andrew Nickolds
Unknown:
Julia St John
Music:
Joe Dworniak
Designer:
Jan Sewell
Designer:
Sharon Lewis
Directed By:
Geoff Posner
Delbert Wilkins:
Lenny Henry
Winston:
Vas Blackwood
Claudette:
Nimmy March
Wazim:
Naim Khan
Julie:
Gina McKee
Alex:
Michael Mears
Lillie:
Malcolm Rennie
Rose:
Ellen Thomas
Trevor:
Trevor Laird

with Sir Robin Day
In the week of the Social and Liberal Democrats'
Conference, Question Time goes to Fleetwood near
Blackpool where the general public have the opportunity to debate the issues of the week with leading politicians.
Among the guests around the Question Time table at the Marine Hall in Fleetwood will be:
Paddy Ashdown , MP Rosie Barnes , MP
Martin O'Neill , MP Director ANN MORLEY
Producer ANNA CARRAGHER Editor BARBARA MAXWELL

Contributors

Unknown:
Paddy Ashdown
Unknown:
Rosie Barnes
Unknown:
Martin O'Neill
Director:
Ann Morley
Editor:
Barbara Maxwell

The Good Life

Series 1

Episode 7: Backs to the Wall

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC One London

Seventies sitcom about a couple who opt for self-sufficiency. It is harvest time and the Goods need all the help they can get. Show more

Contributors

Barbara Good:
Felicity Kendal
Jerry Leadbeatter:
Paul Eddington
Margo Leadbeatter:
Penelope Keith
Writer:
Bob Larbey

Steve Rider introduces live coverage from
Seoul, on the day when Britain's LIZ MCCOLGAN goes for gold in the 10,000m. Timetable*
12.00 Canoeing/Synchronised Swimming
2.00am Tennis
3.30am Athletics
4.15am Tennis
5.15am Athletics
-Timings subject to alteration Athletics
3.40am Men's 1500m semi-finals
4.00am Women's high-jump final
4.10am Women's 100m hurdles
5.20am Men's 3,000m steeplechase finals
5.45am Men's 4 x 400m relay semi-finals
6.10am Women's 4 x 400m relay semi-finals Commentators DAVID COLEMAN
RON PICKERING
STUART STOREY
BRENDAN FOSTER and KEVIN COSGROVE Tennis
In 1924, Vincent Richards of the USA won the men's singles at the Paris Olympics.
We've waited a long time for his successor, but we'll know his name after today's final. Commentators DAN MASKELL and JOHN BARRETT Canoeing
Six 500m finals are decided today on the Han River - men's K1, C1, K2 and C2, and women's Kl and K2. Commentator
GERALD SINSTADT
Synchronised Swimming
TRACIE RUiz retired from the sport after winning two gold medals in Los Angeles. Now back competing again, she must hold off the challenge from Canada's
CAROLINE WALDO if she's to retain the solo title.
Commentator
HAMILTON BLAND

Contributors

Unknown:
Liz McColgan
Commentators:
David Coleman
Unknown:
Ron Pickering
Unknown:
Stuart Storey
Unknown:
Brendan Foster
Unknown:
Kevin Cosgrove
Unknown:
Vincent Richards
Commentators:
Dan Maskell
Commentators:
John Barrett
Unknown:
Caroline Waldo

BBC One London

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