Programme Index

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Live magazine. Nick Owen is joined today by Catrina Skepperfora look at what's on this weekend, and by businesswoman
Anita Roddick who reveals the fascinating history of the cosmetics industry worldwide. Plus, gardeningtips from Stefan Buczacki and a look at the new Olympic sport of surfing. Including at 11.00 News Subtitled: Regional News and Weather
Editor Tessa Finch

Contributors

Unknown:
Catrina Skepperfora
Unknown:
Anita Roddick
Unknown:
Stefan Buczacki
Editor:
Tessa Finch

In a special show which celebrates the 80th birthday of Frank Sinatra on the 12 December, his daughter Nancy talks to Alan Titchmarsh. The BBC Big Band and their special singing guests play a musical tribute.

Requiem for a Falling Star. When a fading actress finds herself rejected, Columbo discovers that in Hollywood not even human life is sacred. Starring Anne Baxter and Peter Falk. Rpt Subtitled ........

Contributors

Nora Chandler:
Anne Baxter

Tenth of a 24-part comedy series.
Sister Blister turns up to find out whether Harriet Hyde is a man-made robot.
Sister Blister RICHENDA CAREY. Julia Jekyll OLIVIA HALLINAN, Mum VICTORIA WILLIAMS , Dad BILL
FELLOWS, Memphis Rocket SIMON GREEN, Mrs Rocket ANN EMERY , Lester Blister ROBERT PORTAL, Harriet
Hyde JOHN ASQUITH, Nicola BlisterTIFFANY
GRIFFITHS, Sharon Blister KAREN SALT,
Roger ANTHONY TOBIAS , Sarah Slocombe EMMA BARNETT
Written by Jim Eldridge

Contributors

Unknown:
Harriet Hyde
Unknown:
Julia Jekyll Olivia
Unknown:
Mum Victoria Williams
Unknown:
Mrs Rocket
Unknown:
Ann Emery
Unknown:
Nicola Blistertiffany
Unknown:
Sharon Blister Karen
Unknown:
Roger Anthony Tobias
Written By:
Jim Eldridge

This week: the world's strongest men lift the world's heaviest logs, and pop stars Robson and Jerome pay a visit. With KrissAkabusi, Cheryl Baker and Mark Curry.

Contributors

Unknown:
Cheryl Baker
Unknown:
Mark Curry.

With Diane-Louise Jordan, Stuart Miles, Tim Vincent and Katy Hill.
Repeated next Monday on BBC2

Contributors

Presenter:
Diane-Louise Jordan
Presenter:
Stuart Miles
Presenter:
Tim Vincent
Presenter:
Katy Hill

Welshman Gary Taylor begins his campaign tonight, in the second of five qualifying heats forthis year's final. His opponents are Bernard Rolle from the Bahamas, South Africa's Wayne Price and Lithuanian Stasys Mecius. Presented by Juliet Morris and Paul Dickenson.
Producer David Pickthall

Contributors

Unknown:
Gary Taylor
Unknown:
Bernard Rolle
Unknown:
Stasys Mecius.
Presented By:
Juliet Morris
Presented By:
Paul Dickenson.
Producer:
David Pickthall

The series offering the latest news on science, medicine and technology.

Tonight, a report from Japan on how high property prices in Tokyo are forcing architects to devise radical alternatives to building on land. Will extravagant proposals to build huge floating buildings at sea or connected underground cities ever become reality? Plus, in her first report for Tomorrow's World, Philippa Forrester investigates a pain-free alternative to the dentist's drill invented by a Hampshire vicar.
Presented by Howard Stableford and Shahnaz Pakravan, with Vivienne Parry and Jez Nelson.
Producer Liz Tucker ; Editor Edward Briffa
Stereo Subtitled
FURTHER DETAILS: Ceefax page 623, the TW Hotline on [number removed], or the Internet on [email address removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Philippa Forrester
Presented By:
Howard Stableford
Unknown:
Shahnaz Pakravan
Unknown:
Vivienne Parry
Unknown:
Jez Nelson.
Producer:
Liz Tucker
Editor:
Edward Briffa

A Graze with Danger. Thomson's gazelles are one of Africa's great success stories. Small, beautiful and vulnerable, they lead an eventful life on the short grass plains. Caught in a drought, a small group of gazelles is forced to undertake a hazardous journey. There are threats from baboons, lions, cheetahs and jackals, but many of the gazelles win through. Narrated by David Attenborough.
Producers Amanda Barrett and Owen Newman
Series producer Keith Scholey

Contributors

Unknown:
David Attenborough.
Producers:
Amanda Barrett
Producers:
Owen Newman
Producer:
Keith Scholey

Bill Beaumont and Ian Botham captain two teams of sporting celebrities as they answer the questions put to them by David Coleman.
Executive producer Mike Adley

Contributors

Unknown:
Bill Beaumont
Unknown:
Ian Botham
Unknown:
David Coleman.
Producer:
Mike Adley

Tenth in a 12-part drama.
Starring Nigel Le Vaillant
In the first of a two-part story, Paul takes his family to Norfolk for a holiday, but is unwittingly drawn into a dark mystery. See today's choices.
Written by Roy MacGregor ; Producer Adrian Bate
Director Brian Farnham
* See This Week: page 8

Contributors

Unknown:
Nigel Le Vaillant
Written By:
Roy MacGregor
Producer:
Adrian Bate
Director:
Brian Farnham
Paul Dangerfield:
Nigel Levaillant
Joanna Stevens:
Amanda Redman
Ken Jackson:
George Irving
Marty Dangerfield:
Sean Maguire
Al Dangerfield:
Lisa Faulkner
Nicky Green:
Tracy Gillman
Nick Mackenzie:
Bill Wallis
Shaaban Hamada:
Nadim Sawalha
Terri Morgan:
Katy Murphy
Julia Caxton:
Catherine Terris
Sergeant Lardner:
Roderick Smith
PC Nigel Spenser:
Mo Sesay
PC Georgie Cudworth:
Eleanor Martin
Violet Trevelyn:
Ursula Howells
Rachel Palmer:
Sian Webber
Richard Palmer:
Nicholas Pritchard
Susan Wood:
Sasha Paul
Hugh Wood:
Hugh Simon
Tim Radman:
Steve Nicolson
James Bellum:
Denys Hawthorne
Frank Talbot:
Berwick Kaler
Brian Ashley:
Kevin Dignam
Sandra Lennox:
Kate Byers
Mick Lennox:
Kemal Sylvester
Mrs Talbot:
Jackie Piper
Ted:
Mark Brignal
Woman:
Frankie Cosgrave
PC Hanley:
Jack Carr

Comedy western directed by and starring
Clint Eastwood
Rough, tough "Bronco Billy" McCoy meets his match when he ropes
Antoinette Lily into histravellingwild west show - unaware she is a spoilt heiress who has gone missing.
(1980) * See Films: pages 65-72 ***

Contributors

Unknown:
Clint Eastwood
Unknown:
Antoinette Lily
Bronco Billy McCoy:
Clint Eastwood
Antoinette Lily:
Sondra Locke
John Arlington:
Geoffrey Lewis
Doc Lynch:
Scatman Crothers
Lefty LeBow:
Bill McKinney
Leonard James:
Sam Bottoms
Chief Big Eagle:
Dan Vadis
Lorraine Running Water:
Sierra Pecheur
Sheriff Dix:
Walter Barnes
Dr Canterbury:
W00dr0w Parfrey
Irene Lily:
Beverlee McKinsey
Edgar Lipton:
William Prince

Science fiction starring
Peter Graves Beverly Garland , Lee Van Cleef
An idealistic scientist makes contact with strange visitors from Venus, who then turn violent and attempt to turn the population into zombie-like slaves. Paul Nelson PETER GRAVES , Claire Anderson BEVERLY GARLAND
, Tom Anderson LEE VAN CLEEF,
Joan Nelson SALLY FRASER , Pete Shelton CHARLES B GRIFFITH
, General Patrick RUSS BENDER
Director Roger Corman (1956) B/W ♦ See Films: pages 65-72 *

Contributors

Paul Nelson:
Peter Graves
Claire Anderson:
Beverly Garland
Tom Anderson:
Lee Van Cleef,
Joan Nelson:
Sally Fraser
Pete Shelton:
Charles B Griffith
General Patrick:
Russ Bender
Director:
Roger Corman

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BBC One is a TV channel that started broadcasting on the 20th April 1964. It replaced BBC Television.

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