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6.34-6.55 Business Breakfast
Business and financial news from
Paul Burden.
Followed at 7.00am by the morning news with Laurie Mayer and Fiona Foster. Headlines or news summaries every quarter hour. Business news:
7.12,7.40,8.12,8.40.
Sport: 7.23, 7.52, 8.23, 8.52.
Weather, regional and traffic news:
6.55, 7.25, 7.55, 8.25.
Weather: John Kettley.
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Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Burden.
Unknown:
Laurie Mayer
Unknown:
Fiona Foster.
Unknown:
John Kettley.

Introduced by Simon Parkin , Philippa Forrester and Claudia Simon. Starting with
Cartoon story of a young boy looking for his mother. Sarah is very ill and calling for her friends,
Belle and Sebastian. Sarah's doctor has gone fishing in the mountains and must be found. The police and Sebastian call a truce to find him. (R)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Simon Parkin
Introduced By:
Claudia Simon.

Roy Castle and Cheryl Baker host television's top record-breaking show. Today: a team of car-wreckers tackles the record for putting a family saloon through a lorry tyre, in bits; an attempt to break the world plate-spinning record; and an American high-school student who can keep 11 basketballs moving at once. And on the move at record-breaking speed is a 90-year-old electric car design that's still a world-beater. Producer Greg Childs
Executive producer Eric Rowan (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
Cheryl Baker
Producer:
Greg Childs
Producer:
Eric Rowan
on BBC One London

Weather followed by Double Dare
Peter Simon presents another edition of television's messiest game show when he invites four contestants to compete for a chance to go round the Double Dare obstacle course. (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Simon

The Playbus stops today at the Dot Stop. Something in air; something on earth; something in water; something on fire. Today's story is In Water! told by Mark Sendell. With Liz Kitchen. (R)

Contributors

Told By:
Mark Sendell.
Unknown:
Liz Kitchen.
on BBC One London

Weather followed by Eats for Treats
This week Jane Asher and her team of mini-maestros cook up an Italian meal for a surprise birthday party. There's home-made cheese, piles of pasta, oodles of ice-cream and strawberry sauce. Buon appetitol Producer Mary Clyne
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Contributors

Unknown:
Jane Asher
Producer:
Mary Clyne
on BBC One London

Weather followed by The Garden Party
How safe is air travel in the busiest holiday month of the year? Who is hunting our birds of prey?
Jayne Irving , Denis Tuohy and Debbie Greenwood with the news and views of summertime Britain.
Leila Aitken makes flower arranging easy, while Irving and Greenwood explore the lifestyle of summer.

Contributors

Unknown:
Jayne Irving
Unknown:
Denis Tuohy
Unknown:
Debbie Greenwood

Regional Variations (2)

The Train Now Departing

The Holiday Line

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC One West

Available for years

First transmitted in 1988, the Waterloo to Exmouth train route became very popular with holiday makers after World War Two. Rail enthusiast Barry Smith retakes this journey. Show more

on BBC One London

Introduced by Andi Peters.
Wicket is persuaded by the crafty old trader Mooth to spend his personal supply of mon-mon seeds on a 'lucky' ring. (R) "

Contributors

Introduced By:
Andi Peters.

Find out what makes light bulbs glow, what a solar sailor is and why you can't believe everything you see. With Johnny Ball , Ann de Caires, Mark Salter and members of North Westminster Community School, London. Plus the first part of Hyperspace Hotel, a six-part comedy drama series which takes place in a hotel in space.
Producer Jane Tarleton (R)
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5.00pm Newsround
The news show for children.
5.10pm Colour in the Creek A ten-part drama series about life on the road and in the goldfields of Australia.
7: The children have found a nugget of pure gold in the creek but will it bring them good fortune?

Contributors

Unknown:
Johnny Ball
Unknown:
Mark Salter
Producer:
Jane Tarleton
Unknown:
Wood Lane
Cathy:
Joy Elias-Rilwan
Winch:
Keely Ball
Winston:
Paul Raffield
Delaney:
Choy-Ling Man
Captain Fogerty:
Simon Davies
The voice of Socrates:
Bill Homewood
Dad:
Bonnie Miller
Mum:
Judy Norris
Alec:
Ken Talbot
Biddy:
Pascale Moray
Jonno:
Hugh Clairmont-Simpson

In this series you can suggest stories and issues which concern you. This week, Spike Milligan tries to establish who is bombarding our ears with piped muzak; widower Stan Wilkinson discovers that, officially, he doesn't exist; and what car clampers have to endure as a result of 'us'. Voxbox has the usual contributions from members of the public about what infuriates them. Series producer Sue Bourne
Executive producer David Pearson
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Contributors

Unknown:
Spike Milligan
Unknown:
Stan Wilkinson
Producer:
David Pearson

Regional Variations (2)

Lovejoy

Series 1

Episode 4: Friends, Romans and Enemies

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC One West

Lovejoy is a roguish antiques dealer living in Suffolk. He uncovers clues that leads him to an ancient grave.

Anne Robinson with your views and comments on television. Producer Paul Smith
& WRITE TO: 'Points ofVieW, BBCtv Centre, London W12 7RJ.
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Contributors

Unknown:
Anne Robinson
Producer:
Paul Smith

The chilling conclusion of this true story. As the police investigation continues, so the media interest in Diane's plight increases. Can this seemingly devoted mother really be the cold-blooded and obsessive killer that district attorney Joziak is convinced she is? (For cast see Tuesday)
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BBC One London

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