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With Justin Webb at the Liberal Democrat conference in Brighton, and Juliet Morris in the studio. At 7.00, 8.00 main news, with summaries every 15 minutes: 7.12,7.40,
8.12,8.40 Business; 7.25,7.55,8.25,8.55 Weather, Regional news, Travel; 7.32,8.32 Sport.


Justin Webb
Juliet Morris

Regional Variations (2)

Record Breakers

Series 25

Episode 1

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC One West

This edition features an 81-year-old water skier, globe-trotting teddies and some high fliers.

With Tim Vincent, Stuart Miles, Katy Hill and Romana D'Annunzio.

(Repeated tomorrow 7.55am BBC2)
(Internet address: [web address removed])
(Stereo) (Subtitled)


Tim Vincent
Stuart Miles
Katy Hill
Romana D'Annunzio

Hannah gets a lesson in shopping without paying. The identity of the lunch box thief is revealed. Cody's life hangs in the balance as she lies in intensive care - will she last the night?

(Shown at 1.40pm)
(For cast see Wednesday)

Noel Edmonds presents the light-hearted quiz in which two teams test their television knowledge. Tonight's contestants are the "Generation Gap" from Portsmouth, Norfolk and Chichester, who will be showing off their expert knowledge of "Red Dwarf", and the "Double Deckers" from Poole and Bournemouth, whose chosen programme is "MASH".

(Stereo) (Subtitled)


Noel Edmonds
Richard L. Lewis

The second semi-final of the Mastermind series comes from Blackpool Tower Circus. In the spotlight are Church of England parish priest Richard Sturch, from Kidlington in Oxfordshire; mature student Russell Turner, from Hethersett in Norwich; senior library assistant Robert Devlin, from Belfast; and political risk consultant Boris Starling, from London. Their specialised subjects are Emperor Frederick III, anarchism 1840-1939, 19th-century Irish history and Dick Francis and his novels. Magnus Magnusson asks the questions.


Magnus Magnusson
David Mitchell
Richard Sturch
Russell Turner
Robert Devlin
Boris Starling

When Phil comes home from Scotland, the welcome is not as warm as he'd like.
Cindy has a frustrating day without David, while Ted has to contend with some home truths, Robbie thinks he is on the road to fame.

(For cast see Tuesday) (Stereo)

Continuing the documentary series following the work of the undercover car crime unit of Manchester Police's X Department.

In tonight's film, the team raids garages and houses in an attempt to recover more than £200,000 worth of stolen vehicles. Officers Steve Mann and Paul Philbin also explain the practice of "ringing", where professional villains change the identity of stolen cars in a matter of hours.
See today's choices.
(Stereo) (Subtitled)


Steve Mann
Paul Philbin
Steve Warr

Powerful US hospital drama starring Mandy Patinkin, Adam Arkin, Christine Lahti

Geiger is on a collision course with new surgeon Kate Austin. Aaron and Camille's marriage is on the rocks.
See today's choices.


Dr Jeffrey Geiger:
Mandy Patinkin
Dr Aaron Shutt:
Adam Arkin
Dr Kate Austin:
Christine Lahti
Dr Philip Watters:
Hector Elizondo
Camille Shutt:
Roxanne Hart
Alan Birch:
Peter MacNicol
Dr Diane Grad:
Jayne Brook
Dr Billy Kronk:
Peter Berg
Dr Daniel Nyland:
Thomas Gibson
Dr Dennis Hancock:
Vondie Curtis-Hall
Allison Granger:
Rosalind Chao
Ellen Rolston:
Diane Baker
Nikki Hodge:
null Nika
Victor Brokton:
Patricky Malone

Tonight's films under review are:
"Last Man Standing", with Bruce Willis as a gun-for-hire in prohibition era Texas; "Multiplicity", featuring Michael Keaton in a variety of guises; and "Jane Eyre", directed by Franco Zeffirelli and starring William Hurt, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Joan Plowright and Anna Paquin.
Also, Kate Winslet and director Michael Winterbottom talk about filming "Jude", based on Thomas Hardy's novel "Jude the Obscure", and Katie Derham enrols in a school for projectionists.
Repeated next Saturday on BBC2
See Barry Norman: page 66


Barry Norman
Kate Winslet
Michael Winterbottom
Katie Derham
Liz Ekberg
Bruce Thompson

War drama starring Burt Lancaster

Vietnam, 1964: maverick US military adviser Major Asa Barker has his own methods of dealing with regular army orders and raw recruits, and it's not by the book. When military intelligence predicts large Vietcong troop movements, Barker's skill as a soldier is about to be sorely tested.
(1977, 15)
See Films: pages 66-73 ***


Ted Post
Major Asa Barker:
Burt Lancaster
Corporal Stephen Courcey:
Craig Wasson
Sergeant Oleonowski:
Jonathan Goldsmith
Captain Al Olivetti:
Marc Singer
Lt Raymond Hamilton:
Joe Unger
Corporal Abraham Lincoln:
Dennis Howard
Lt Finley Wattsberg:
David Clennon

BBC One London

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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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