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With Simeon Courtie, Kirsten O'Brien and Otis the Aardvark.

7.30 (New series) The Busy World of Richard Scarry:
Animation, based on Richard Scarry's books about the inhabitants of Busytown. [Stereo]

7.55 Robinson Sucroe
Cartoon.

8.15 The Raccoons
Animation.

8.45 Marvel Action Hour
Animated adventures with Iron Man, the Incredible Hulk and The Fantastic Four.

9.45 Grange Hill
The series from 1987. Everything has to be done in secret for "Operation Harriet".

10.15 Sweet Valley High
Drama about a Californian town, as seen through the eyes of 16-year-old twin sisters.

10.40 The O Zone
Music magazine. Today's programme features Metallica, the Backstreet Boys and Pauline Henry. With Jayne Middlemiss and Jamie Theakston.

Contact Addresses: viewers can use the following details to interact with Children's BBC.
By post: Children's BBC, [address removed]
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Contributors

Presenter ("Saturday Aardvark"):
Simeon Courtie
Presenter ("Saturday Aardvark"):
Kirsten O'Brien
("Grange Hill") Written By:
David Angus
Ziggy:
George Wilson
Robbie:
John Alford
Helen:
Ruth Carraway
Mr Griffiths:
George A Cooper
Imelda:
Fleur Taylor
Presenter ("The O Zone"):
Jayne Middlemiss
Presenter ("The O Zone"):
Jamie Theakston
Guest ("The O Zone"):
null Metallica
Guest ("The O Zone"):
The Backstreet Boys
Guest ("The O Zone"):
Pauline Henry

introduced from Wentworth by Steve Rider.
12.05 Motor Sport Rounds seven and eight of the British Touring Car Championship from Silverstone. Commentary by Murray Walker.
12.35 Cricket Focus
A look back at Thursday's first one-day international between England and India at the Oval.
The one-day series continues at Headingley today, with highlights at 8.05pm on BBC2, and ends at Old Trafford tomorrow. Plus, the week's domestic talking-points.

1.00 News

1.05,2.10,2.40 Tennis Action from the Women's World Doubles Cup at
Craiglockhart, Edinburgh. Commentary by John Barrett and Virginia Wade.

1.55, 2.25, 2.55 Racing From Haydock, featuring races at 2.00, 2.30 and
3.00. Commentary by Peter O'Sullevan, Julian Wilson and Jim McGrath.

3.10 Golf Coverage of the second round of the Volvo PGA Championship from
Wentworth. US Masters champion Nick Faldo, Colin Montgomerie and Seve Ballesteros join defending champion Bernhard Langer in a strong field.
Coverage continues at 5pm on BBC2.

5.00 News Round-Up

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Rider
Commentary:
Murray Walker
Commentary:
John Barrett
Commentary:
Virginia Wade
Commentary:
Peter O'Sullevan
Commentary:
Julian Wilson
Commentary:
Jim McGrath
Golfer:
Nick Faldo
Golfer:
Colin Montgomerie
Golfer:
Seve Ballesteros
Golfer:
Bernhard Langer
Producer:
Martin Hopkins
Editor:
Dave Gordon

Written by Jimmy Perry and David Croft
The platoon adds an armoured car to its fighting strength.

Contributors

Writer:
Jimmy Perry
Writer/Producer:
David Croft
Captain Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Wilson:
John Lemesurier
Corporal Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Walker:
James Beck
Private Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Pike:
Ian Lavender
ARP Warden:
Bill Pertwee
Angry man:
Nigel Hawthorne

Jimmy Tarbuck with a new, golf-based game show in which celebrities win money for charity and prizes for their contestant partners.
Tonight, Ronnie Corbett, Tim Brooke-Taylor and Ian St John tackle the show's combination of golf and technology, including famous courses re-created by virtual reality and a studio putting green laid with grass.
Contestants: if you would like to take part write, enclosing large SAE to: [address removed]

Contributors

Presenter:
Jimmy Tarbuck
Guest:
Ronnie Corbett
Guest:
Tim Brooke-Taylor
Guest:
Ian St John
Director:
John Rooney
Producer:
John Burrowes

I Now Pronounce You....
First in a three-part story featuring guest star Tony Curtis.
Lois and Clark embark on their biggest challenge yet - marriage. See today's choices.
Clark Kent/Superman DEAN CAIN. Lois Lane TERI HATCHER, Dr Mamba TONY CURTIS, Perry White
LANE SMITH, US President FRED WILLARD
* Dean Cain wants to be Superdad: p 29

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Curtis

Simon Mayo hosts the entertainment show in which confessions are extracted from the unsuspecting. Tonight, a man who ran naked around Cheltenham racecourse has his secret exposed. Director John Gorman ; Producer Barbara Lee

Contributors

Unknown:
Simon Mayo
Director:
John Gorman
Producer:
Barbara Lee

Hosted by Bob Monkhouse. This week, singer Darren Day performs a medley from the Summer Holiday stage show. Producer Mark Wells Stereo NOTE: winning numbers from previous lottery draws are available on Ceefax page 750 or by calling the Players' Lottery Helpline on 0645

Contributors

Unknown:
Bob Monkhouse.
Singer:
Darren Day
Producer:
Mark Wells Stereo

Regional Variations (2)

Bugs

Series 2

Episode 7: Schrodinger's Bomb

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC One West

Relics from a 2000 year old tomb of a Bactrian king are traded for a powerful new explosive.

Military comedy starring Goldie Hawn
Widowed on her wedding night, sheltered socialite Judy Benjamin is persuaded by a recruitment officer to join the army. But however unfit she may be for the military, the army is even less prepared for her.
Director Howard Zieff (1980, 15)
See Films: pages 57-66 ***

Contributors

Director:
Howard Zieff
Judy Benjamin:
Goldie Hawn
Captain Doreen Lewis:
Eileen Brennan
Henri Tremont:
Armand Assante
Colonel Clay Thornbush:
Robert Webber
Teddy Benjamin:
Sam Wanamaker
Harriet Benjamin:
Barbara Barrie
Private Mary Lou Glass:
Mary Kay Place
Sergeant Jim Ballard:
Harry Dean Stanton

Offbeat horror from the director of Batman Forever, starring Jason Patric, Kiefer Sutherland
A small Californian town hides the darkest of secrets. It's a place where, if you're very unlucky, you'll never grow old, and you'll always have fresh blood to drink.
Director Joel Schumacher (1987, 15)
See Films: pages 57-66 ***

Contributors

Director:
Joel Schumacher
Michael Emerson:
Jason Patric
David:
Kiefer Sutherland
Edgar Frog:
Corey Feldman
Sam Emerson:
Corey Haim
Lucy Emerson:
Dianne Wiest

Horror starring
Patrick Macnee , Peter Cushing
A holiday in Greece becomes a nightmare of black magic and drugs for Foreign Secretary's son and Oxford don Richard Fountain.
Director Michael Burrowes (1970) ♦ See Films: pages 57-66

Contributors

Unknown:
Patrick MacNee
Unknown:
Peter Cushing
Unknown:
Richard Fountain.
Director:
Michael Burrowes
Major Longbow:
Patrick MacNee
Dr Goodrich:
Peter Cushing
Tony Seymour:
Alex Davion
BobKirby:
Johnny Sekka
Penelope:
Madeline Hinde
Richard Fountain:
Patrick Mower
Chriseis:
Imogen Hassall
Holmstrom:
Edward Woodward

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