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The latest news in the south of England presented by Sally Taylor. Plus, special features each night on consumer affairs, heritage, the arts, life stories and leisure. Editor Andy Griffee


Presented By:
Sally Taylor.
Andy Griffee

Noel Edmonds hosts the quiz which tests television knowledge. Tonight, the Untouchables from Hackney play Just Good Friends from Eastbourne.
Competition Line: [number removed] (calls charged at 39p per minute, cheap rate; 49p per minute, other times). Line closes at midnight on Thursday.


Noel Edmonds
Graham Wetherell
Richard L Lewis

Metrication Day is 1 October, but how much do consumers know about what is about to happen in Britain's shops? Presented by Anne Robinson. Call the live hotline on [number removed] and tell your story to a researcher; or write to Watchdog, [address removed]


Anne Robinson
Steve Anderson

Billy Connolly returns to the River Clyde where, as a youth, he served as a welder's apprentice. On his way to perform in Stirling, he points out Bannockburn, site of the pitched battle between the Scots and the English, and after the show he heads for Scone Palace and the Forth Bridge.


Billy Connolly
Willy Smax
Bill Tennant

Films reviewed this evening include Forget Paris starring Billy Crystal and Debra Winger. When Crystal takes his dead father back to France, a chance encounter with an airline executive leads to love.
Funny Bones stars Jerry Lewis, young British comic Lee Evans and Oliver Platt and tells the story of a struggling comedian who returns to England to track down the origin of the humour that made his father a success.
Also, director Terence Davies and star Gena Rowlands talk about The Neon Bible, recently screened in competition at Cannes.
And a vintage year is remembered with the films and events of 1955, a year which saw the deaths of James Dean and Carmen Miranda and the births of Kevin Costner and Bruce Willis. (Stereo)
See Barry Norman: page 68


Barry Norman
Terence Davies
Gena Rowlands
Liz Ekberg
Series Producer:
Bruce Thompson

Comedy starring Susanna Hoffs, Dedee Pfeiffer, Joan Cusack

It is graduation time at Pacifica College: the culmination of four years of sun, sea, surf... and study. However, before donning their caps and gowns, these gilded youths plan one final dusk-to-dawn party. For room mates Molly, Val and Gina, this is the first night of the rest of their lives.
Film Reviews pages 71-78


Tamar Simon Hoffs
Susanna Hoffs
Dedee Pfeiffer
Joan Cusack
John Terlesky
James Anthony Shanta
Mickey Leroi:
Michael Ontkean
Sgt MacLeish:
Pam Grier
Phil Brock

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