Programme Index

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7.10 Favourite Songs: Christmas Tree
Animation.
(Repeat)

7.35 The Little Drummer Boy
Animation.
(Repeat)

8.00 News
(Subtitled)
Regional News; Weather

8.10 The Legend of Prince Valiant
Animation.
(Repeat) (Stereo)

8.35 Blue Peter
(Shown last Friday) (Stereo)

9.00 News
(Subtitled)
Regional News; Weather

9.05 Incredible Games
Fantasy Challenge.
(Repeat) (Stereo)

9.35 Sweet Valley High
Teenage drama about 16-year-old twin sisters.
(Repeat) (Stereo)

9.55 The Foxy Christmas Story
Animation.
(Repeat)

10.05 Playdays
Christmas decorations.
(Stereo)

10.30 The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends: The Tale of Tom Kitten and Jemima Puddleduck
The first in a short series of animated Beatrix Potter Stories.
(Next tale on Boxing Day 4.30pm)

Comic highlights from the first three months of Carol Smillie's chat show. With Victoria Wood, Bruce Forsyth, Jimmy Tarbuck, Brian Conley, Maureen Lipman, Hugh Laurie and Rory Bremner.

Contributors

Unknown:
Carol Smillie
Unknown:
Victoria Wood
Unknown:
Bruce Forsyth
Unknown:
Jimmy Tarbuck
Unknown:
Brian Conley
Unknown:
Maureen Lipman
Unknown:
Hugh Laurie
Unknown:
Rory Bremner

The final of the 21st annual BBC competition for young songwriters, from Symphony Hall, Birmingham. Judges include Julian Lloyd Webber, Mike Read and Diane-Louise Jordan, and star guest Dina Carroll sings The Perfect Year. Introduced by Darren Day.

Contributors

Presenter:
Darren Day
Judge:
Julian Lloyd Webber
Judge:
Mike Read
Judge:
Diane-Louise Jordan
Singer:
Dina Carroll
Producer:
David Weir
Producer:
Beverlelgh Wildman

Team captains Alan Coren and Sandy Toksvig are joined by Terry Wogan, impressionist Steve Nallon, Radio 2's Fran Godfrey and Mastermind's Magnus Magnusson.
Chaired by Bob Holness.

Contributors

Chairman:
Bob Holness
Team captain:
Alan Coren
Team captain:
Sandy Toksvig
Panellist:
Terry Wogan
Panellist:
Steve Nallon
Panellist:
Fran Godfrey
Panellist:
Magnus Magnusson

Comedy. Ayounggirl whose mother is about to remarry asks
Santa to bring her divorced parents back together. Featuring appearances by Lauren Bacall and Leslie Nielsen. Director Robert Lieberman (1991, U)
♦ See Films: pages 50-72

Contributors

Unknown:
Lauren Bacall
Unknown:
Leslie Nielsen.
Director:
Robert Lieberman

Regional news updates on the issues affectingthe South East. Presented by Gwenan Edwards with sports reports from Jonathan Wills.
Editor Guy Pelham. ............................... REGIONAL PROGRAMME

Contributors

Presented By:
Gwenan Edwards
Unknown:
Jonathan Wills.
Editor:
Guy Pelham.

An episode of Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft's department store comedy.

Changes in staffing arrangements at Grace Brothers lead to fun and games.

(Repeat) (Subtitled)

Contributors

Writer:
Jeremy Lloyd
Writer/Producer:
David Croft
Director:
Ray Butt
Mrs Slocombe:
Mollie Sugden
Mr Lucas:
Trevor Bannister
Captain Peacock:
Frank Thornton
Mr Humphries:
John Inman
Miss Brahms:
Wendy Richard
Mr Grainger:
Arthur Brough
Mr Rumbold:
Nicholas Smith
Young Mr Grace:
Harold Bennett
Mr Harman:
Arthur English

Noel Edmonds is the host as soap stars from EastEnders and Emmerdale take part in a Christmas edition of the light-hearted TV knowledge quiz. The EastEnders line-up is Deepak Verma, who plays Sanjay Kapoor, Syan Blake (Frankie), Howard Antony (Alan Jackson) and Brian Croucher (Ted Hills). The Emmerdale team is Lisa Riley (Mandy Dingle), Paula Tilbrook (Betty Eagleton), Paul Loughran (Butch Dingle) and Tonicha Jeronimo (Linda Glover).

Contributors

Presenter:
Noel Edmonds
Panellist (Eastenders):
Deepak Verma
Panellist (Eastenders):
Syan Blake
Panellist (Eastenders):
Howard Antony
Panellist (Eastenders):
Brian Croucher
Panellist (Emmerdale):
Lisa Riley
Panellist (Emmerdale):
Paula Tilbrook
Panellist (Emmerdale):
Paul Loughran
Panellist (Emmerdale):
Tonicha Jeronimo
Director:
Richard L Lewis
Producer:
Helen Lott

Last Christmas a tiny orphaned lion cub named Salaam was rescued in the African bush. John Craven reports from Africa, where a British charity is attempting to reintroduce Salaam to the wild.

See today's choices.

Contributors

Reporter:
John Craven
Producer:
Dick Colthurst

The comedy series starring Lenny Henry as the fearsome chef Gareth Blackstock.

Love is in the air when a wedding is held at the restaurant and Gareth falls for his childhood sweetheart, Rochelle.

Contributors

Writer:
Geoff Deane
Director:
Dewi Humphreys
Producer:
Charlie Hanson
Gareth:
Lenny Henry
Janice:
Caroline Lee Johnson
Everton:
Roger Griffiths
Cyril:
Dave Hill
Gustav:
Jeff Nuttall
Savanna:
Lorelei King
Renee:
Sophie Walker
Auntie Clarice:
Mona Hammond
Rochelle:
Jo Martin
Chantel:
Yvette Rochester

Comedy series written by Ben Elton.
Starring Rowan Atkinson
Will Fowler propose to Patricia? Last in the series. (Stereo)

Contributors

Writer/Producer:
Ben Elton
Director:
John Birkin
Producer:
Geoffrey Perkins
Inspector Fowler:
Rowan Atkinson
DC Boyle:
Mark Addy
WPC Habib:
Mina Anwar
PC Goody:
James Dreyfus
Sergeant Dawkins:
Serena Evans
DI Grim:
David Haig
PC Gladstone:
Rudolph Walker

A Christmas edition of the comedy sports \ quiz. Host Nick Hancock and regulars David Gower , Gary Lineker , Lee Hurst and RoryMcGrath are joined byjavelin throwerSteveBackleyand Fantasy Football League's David Baddiel.
Director Ian Lorimer ; Producer Harry Thompson / Repeated next Saturday at 12.05am

Contributors

Unknown:
Nick Hancock
Unknown:
David Gower
Unknown:
Gary Lineker
Unknown:
Lee Hurst
Unknown:
David Baddiel.
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
Harry Thompson

A look back at the European football championships held in England in June. Key personalities relive the drama, including Terry Venables, Jurgen Klinsmann, Alan Shearer, Ally McCoist, Stuart Pearce, David Seaman, Tony Adams and Gareth Southgate.
Introduced by Desmond Lynam.
See today's choices.

Contributors

Presenter:
Desmond Lynam
Interviewee:
Terry Venables
Interviewee:
Jurgen Klinsmann
Interviewee:
Alan Shearer
Interviewee:
Ally McCoist
Interviewee:
Stuart Pearce
Interviewee:
David Seaman
Interviewee:
Tony Adams
Interviewee:
Gareth Southgate
Producer:
Paul McNamara

HighIights of a cinema year, selected by Barry Norman, that has seen box office blockbusters such as Independence Day and Mission Impossible, and controversy with Trainspotting.
Barry Norman's pick of the Christmas films: page 48

Contributors

Presenter:
Barry Norman
Director:
John Marley
Producer:
Bruce Thompson

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