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The opening session of this year's Conservative Party
Conference from Blackpool, Presented by David Dimbleby , Vivian White and Ian Smith. Amid fears about high interest rates and their poor showing in the European elections, the Conservative Party will be seeking to shrug off its mid-term blues.
Engineering managers GEOFFREY TAYLOR and GEOFFREY HIGGS
OB producer NEIL ECCLES Deputy editor ALEX GERLIS Editor JAMES HOGAN including at

Contributors

Presented By:
David Dimbleby
Presented By:
Vivian White
Presented By:
Ian Smith.
Unknown:
Geoffrey Taylor
Unknown:
Geoffrey Higgs
Editor:
James Hogan

Introduced by Simon Parkin - starting with
The Playground Stop Presenter:
Dave Benson Phillips. Puppeteer: Jane Eve.
Storyteller: Anthony Lapsley. (R)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Simon Parkin
Unknown:
Dave Benson Phillips.
Unknown:
Anthony Lapsley.

Mrs Mangel reverts to type. Henry wants Scott and Charlene to become 'Spare Parts'.
Written by Malcolm Frawley

(Cast page 45. Repeated at 5.35pm)
(Ceefax Subtitles)

Contributors

Writer:
Malcolm Frawley
Director:
Steve Mann

Introduced by Andy Crane - starting with:

Doodle
(R)

4.05pm Laurel and Hardy: The Missing Fink
(R)

4.10pm Heathcliff with Cats and Co
May the Best Cat Win; Comedy Capers

4.35pm What's That Noise?
On WTN it's got to be 'rhythm', 'it's got to be funky' and it's got to be Craig Charles.
Craig: Today's agenda is full of beats per minute.
1: Cliff Richard - what s the secret of a hundred hits?
2: Cold Cut - the secret of BPM - is it 120?
3: Napalm Death - thrash! Not a secret!
4: Patrick Moore - xylophonist - not a big secret!
5: Alasdair Malloy - why he bangs about.
6: Mark Reilly and Robin Jones - the secrets of Matt Bianco!
Designer LESLIE STEPHENSON
Director TIM GRAHAM
Producer PIPPA DYSON

5.00pm Newsround

5.10pm Grange Hill
by Margaret Simpson.
9: Everyone at Grange Hill is anxious about Danny Kendall.
(For cast see page 68) (R)
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Contributors

Introduced By:
Andy Crane
Unknown:
Craig Charles.
Unknown:
Cliff Richard
Unknown:
Patrick Moore
Unknown:
Alasdair Malloy
Unknown:
Mark Reilly
Unknown:
Robin Jones
Unknown:
Matt Bianco
Designer:
Leslie Stephenson
Director:
Tim Graham
Producer:
Pippa Dyson
Unknown:
Grange Hill
Unknown:
Margaret Simpson.
Unknown:
Grange Hill
Unknown:
Danny Kendall.

Including this week, a new slot called Venture.
A small British company have developed a new way of protecting foodstuffs - including baby food. Tamper with the jar and the seal changes colour irreversibly. If they get it right, the market is enormous. With Judith Hann. Peter Macann and Howard Stableford. Producers CYNTHIA PAGE.
MAKTIN MORTIMORE. JACK WEBER and KATHARINE EVERETT
Studio director STUART MCDONALD Editor RICHARD REISZ

Contributors

Unknown:
Judith Hann.
Unknown:
Peter MacAnn
Unknown:
Maktin Mortimore.
Unknown:
Jack Weber
Unknown:
Katharine Everett
Director:
Stuart McDonald
Editor:
Richard Reisz

by Jimmy Perry and David Croft.
Starring Arthur Lowe as Captain Mainwaring, John Le Mesurier as Sergeant Wilson, Clive Dunn as Corporal Jones

The pumping station is hit during an air-raid with Godfrey and Walker inside. (R)

Contributors

Writer:
Jimmy Perry
Writer/Producer:
David Croft
The voice of [Singer, signature tune]:
Bud Flanagan
Design:
Paul Joel
Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Pte Frazer:
John Laurie
Pte Walker:
James Beck
Pte Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Pte Pike:
Ian Lavender
ARP Warden:
Bill Pertwee
Pte Sponge:
Colin Bean

A series of seven programmes. 6: The Joys of Spring?
George Rafferty is under pressure. Lambing and calving are at their peak. and a busy time for farmers means a hectic workload for the vets.
In the surgery, a female ferret which is brought in to be neutered provides the veterinary team with a considerable surprise. Next day finds George at the local Highland Wildlife Park treating an ibex and a baby otter, before a difficult emergency caesarean on a ewe carrying twins. Film editor JANE VAL BAKER Sound MARTYN CLIFT
Photography ALEX HANSEN
Executive producer PAUL HAMANN Producer JEREMY MILLS
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Contributors

Unknown:
George Rafferty
Editor:
Jane Val Baker
Unknown:
Martyn Clift
Unknown:
Photography Alex Hansen
Producer:
Paul Hamann

by Murray Smith
A series of ten programmes.

Frank tries to trace a missing teenager and Danny takes explosive action to prevent a ruthless drugs baron from pushing crack and heroin.

A Zenith production for BBCtv
(Ceefax subtitles)

Contributors

Writer:
Murray Smith
Music:
Dave Lawson
Director of Photography:
Alan Jones
Editor:
John S. Smith
Director:
Richard Standeven
Producer:
Selwyn Roberts
Frank Kane:
Don Henderson
Danny Kane:
Leslie Grantham
Det Insp Rosy Campbell:
Kitty Aldridge
Carol Kane:
Barbara Wilshere
Polish Joe:
Leon Herbert
Jonjo O'Brady:
Peter Gowen
Det Chief Supt Graham:
Frederick Warder
Det Sgt Fielding:
Nigel Harrison
Det Insp Fairweather:
James Saxon
Det Con Lambton:
Thomas Craig
Det Con Milligan:
Pete Lee Wilson
Jake Chapman:
Peter Kelly
Colonel Mombassa:
Treva Etienne
Phil Tasker:
Rory Edwards
Joe McCrindle:
Phil Smeeton
Kenneth Prescott:
James Mawdsley
Brother Andrew:
James Greene
Brother Tom:
Kenneth Hadley
Photocopying girl:
Clara Onyemere
Samantha Kane:
Annie Scott-Horne
Terry Kane:
Nick Dawnay

Shirley Valentine stars Pauline Collins as a frustrated housewife who takes a holiday and discovers a more meaningful life.
Peter Greenaway is a director whose films always provoke heated discussion. His latest, The Cook, the Thief, His Wife and Her Lover seems set to continue the trend.
And Old Gringo opens in New York this week. Tom Brook reports from the location and talks to Jane Fonda and Gregory Peck about the factual details surrounding the disappearance of an American journalist. Director DIANA HENRY
Producer BRUCE THOMPSON
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Contributors

Unknown:
Shirley Valentine
Unknown:
Pauline Collins
Unknown:
Peter Greenaway
Unknown:
Tom Brook
Unknown:
Jane Fonda
Unknown:
Gregory Peck
Director:
Diana Henry
Producer:
Bruce Thompson
Unknown:
Barry Norman

Earlier this year, Barbara Harris became the Suffragan Bishop of Massachusetts - the first woman bishop in the Anglican church.
Bishop Richard Holloway travelled to Boston, USA, to meet her. Harris talks about what led her to become a bishop, the day of consecration, and her thoughts on life beyond the grave.

Contributors

Interviewee:
Barbara Harris
Interviewer:
Richard Holloway
Director:
Ann Richardson
Producer:
Helen Alexander

starring Robert Urich as Spenser
Children of a Tempest Storm. Spenser attempts to find the paymaster behind a contract on his life.
Written by ROBERT HAMILTON Directed by WILLIAM WIARD
Based on characters created by ROBERT B PARKER

Contributors

Unknown:
Robert Urich
Written By:
Robert Hamilton
Directed By:
William Wiard
Unknown:
Robert B Parker
Susan:
Barbara Stock
Hawk:
Avery Brooks

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