With Nicholas Witchell and Jill Dando.
Regional News; Weather
With Zoe Ball.
The Playground Stop.
Including 10.40 Problem-solving with Will Hanrahan 10.45 Crafts 11.00 News (Subtitled) Regional News; Weather 11.10 Star Guest of the Day 11.20 Touch of Love 11.30
Patric Walker 's Video Horoscope 11.50 Agony Phone-In
12.00 News (Subtitled) Regional News; Weather
Today's guest is Kevin Whately who stars in a new series of Peak Practice tonight at 9.00pm on ITV. WithJudi
(Details at 5.35pm) Stereo
General knowledge quiz.
Forgotten Lady. Janet Leigh appears as an ageing Broadway star who is given the most demanding role of her life - that of murderer. With Peter Falk.
With Toby Anstis.
Crossword puzzle. COMPETITION: send answers to Sick asa Parrot, BBCtv. Wood Lane, London W 1 2 7PJ.
The Iron Woman, by Poet Laureate Ted Hughes. First of the four-part sequel to The Iron Man, told by Janet McTeer and Jonathan Hyde.
(Part 2 tomorrow;
Presented by Mickey Hutton , Colette Brown and Paul Leyshon.
COMPETITION: ring [number removed] (maximum call 25p). For rules send sae to [address removed]
Can Sam get to the computer games final? Will Mr Parrott get to Germany?
This week's episodes written by Kevin Hood (Episode 18 is on Friday at 5.0pm)
Jim suffers a devastating physical setback. Philip finally catches up with his wayward son. Pam strikes a low blow in her feud with Wayne.
With Martyn Lewis and Andrew Harvey. Subtitled
Weather Michael Fish 97
This week, Jill Dando samples an activity holiday in Florida, where everything from scuba diving to learning to be a trapeze artist is on the agenda; Eamonn Holmes checks out
Toronto with disabled viewer
Margaret Wakefield ;John Pitman goes in search of an exotic holiday in the small seaside resort of Asilah in Morocco; and Sankha Guha tries a Shakespearean weekend in Stratford-upon-Avon. Producet Simon Shaw
Editor Jane Lush
Richard finds himself at the centre of an escalating nuisance campaign, and Cindy decides to hold a surprise birthday party for Ian
(For cast see Thursday)
The series which goes behind the scenes of television and film to reveal the secrets, skills and techniques employed to make the amazing seem real.
Presented by Desmond Lynam and Jenny Hull. Producer John Longley
Executive producer Alan Boyd
A RegGrundy/Telepictures production for BBCtv
Anne Robinson presents viewers' opinions on BBC programmes. This week the people of Bristol air their views. Producer Bernard Newnham
WRITE TO: Points of View. BBCtvCentre. London W 12 7RJ: or phone or fax on: [number removed].
With Peter Sissons.
Weather Michael Fish
Another reconstruction of a major real-life crime featured on the Crimewatch UK series. Presented by Sue Cook.
Two months after Elizabeth McCormack complained to police that her ex-boyfriend had raped her, she was found brutally murdered. Police attempts to charge chief suspect John Omokhoje foundered because of lack of evidence. It became a long and complicated battle of wits, which ended when police got a lucky break.
Mister Abbott 's Broadway
Liza Minnelli refers to him most respectfully as Mr Abbott. Others call him the master stager of musicals and the apprentice's sorcerer.
Since turningto musicals in the mid-30s, George Abbott has produced a stream of famous Broadway shows - including Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, On the Town, The Pajama Game and Pal Joey. the film version of which follows at 11.25pm. And he has championed a succession of unknown writers and directors who have since become famous themselves - Leonard Bernstein, Sammy Cahn ,
Stephen Sondheim , Bob Fosse and Hal Prince all got an early break with him.
Now aged 106, the legendary
Mr Abbott is about to revive his hit Damn Yankees on Broadway. Omnibus talks to him and his many co-stars about his glittering career. Producer Ken Howard
Series editor Nigel Williams
Musical originally produced on Broadway in 1940 by George Abbott. the subject of tonight's Omnibus, starring Rita Hayworth Frank Sinatra
Charming singer Joey Evans arrives in San Francisco to work in a seedy nightclub, determined to make it to the top. But he scores his biggest hits with a wealthy socialite and a chorus line beauty. The film features some of Rodgers and Hart's most famous songs, including The Lady Is a Tramp and My Funny Valentine.
Director George Sidney (1957)
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Action from today's second-round singles and third pairs quarter-final matches.
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