Programme Index

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7.35 The Busy World of Richard Scarry
Animated fun.
(Repeat)

8.00 News
(Subtitled)
Regional News; Weather

8.10 Barney
Animation
(Repeat)

8.15 Peter Pan and the Pirates
Animation
(Repeat)

8.35 The Legend of Prince Valiant
Animation
(Repeat) (Stereo) (Subtitled)

9.00 News

9.05 Incredible Games
Fantasy challenges
(Repeat) (Stereo) (Subtitled)

9.30 Record Breakers
More world breaking feats
(Repeat) (Stereo) (Subtitled)

10.00 Playdays: The Why Bird Stop
(Repeat)

10.20 William's Wish Wellingtons
Animation
(Repeat)

Comedy, starting a short season of Disney at Christmas films, today starring Kurt Russell
A A television network which discovers a chimp with a keen eye for a hit programme, has to fight off all the other networks. Tomorrow Snowball Express at lO.30am
Director Robert Butler (1971, U)................ # See Films: pages 50-72 ***

Contributors

Unknown:
Kurt Russell
Director:
Robert Butler

Fantasy drama. Milly befriends the boy next door suspecting he hides a fantastic secret.
(1986, PG) (Subtitled)
See Films: pages 50-72

Contributors

Director:
Nick Castle
Milly Michaelson:
Lucy Deakins
Eric Gibb:
Jay Underwood
Charlene Michaelson:
Bonnie Bedelia
Louis Michaelson:
Fred Savage

Seventh of a 12-part stage school drama. Amber gets the news she has been waiting for.
This week's episodes written by Sarah-Louise Hawkins
Part 8 is on Thursday at 5.10pm

Contributors

Writer:
Sarah-Louise Hawkins
Amber:
Vanessa Cavanagh
Huw:
Rhys Moore
Chris:
Sacha Pitimson
Tim:
Paul Nicholls
Sasha:
Stephanie Bagshaw
Emma:
Lindsey Wise

An insight into the Japanese macaque, a monkey which can be found in snowy northern regions or on tropical island beaches. A creature with a taste for luxuries such as sushi, it also has a number of its own cultural traditions.
(Repeat) (Stereo) (Subtitled)

Contributors

Narrator:
David Attenborough
Producer:
Mile Barton

Grant tries to put the romance back into his marriage but makes a meal of things. Simon is at breaking point with Dan.
Fortnight's episodes written by Annie Wood, Nicholas Hicks-Beach, Tony Basgallop and Simon Ashdown

Contributors

Writer:
Annie Wood
Writer:
Nicholas Hicks-Beach
Writer:
Tony Basgallop
Writer:
Simon Ashdown
Producer:
Mike Hudson
Producer:
Johnathan Young
Director:
Jon East
Director:
Penelope Shales
Grant Mitchell:
Ross Kemp
Tiffany Mitchell:
Martine McCutcheon
Lorraine Wicks:
Jacqueline Leonard
Joe Wicks:
Paul Nicholls
Peggy Mitchell:
Barbara Windsor
George Palmer:
Paul Moriarty
Nigel Bates:
Paul Bradley
Phil Mitchell:
Steve McFadden
Kathy Mitchell:
Gillian Taylforth
Ian Beale:
Adam Woodyatt
Carol Jackson:
Lindsey Coulson
Alan Jackson:
Howard Antony
Blossom Jackson:
Mona Hammond
Bianca Jackson:
Patsy Palmer
Ricky Butcher:
Sid Owen
Tony Hills:
Mark Homer
Simon Raymond:
Andrew Lynford
Sanjay Kapoor:
Deepak Verma
Gita Kapoor:
Shobu Kapoor
Robbie Jackson:
Dean Gaffney
Clare Tyler:
Gemma Bissix
Ted Hills:
Brian Croucher
Mark Fowler:
Todd Carty
Ruth Fowler:
Caroline Paterson
Pauline Fowler:
Wendy Richard
Martin Fowler:
James Alexandrou
Pat Evans:
Pam St Clement
Roy Evans:
Tony Caunter
Dan Zappieri:
Carl Pizzie
Sarah Hills:
Daniela Denby-Ashe
Alistair Matthews:
Neil Clark
Frankie:
Syan Blake

Last in the comedy series starring Lenny Henry
Everton helps sort out the complications in Gareth's love life, while Rochelle invites him to Paris.

Contributors

Writer:
Paul Makin
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
Rochelle:
Jo Martin
Priest:
Tony Rohr

Black comedy starring Meryl Streep, Bruce Willis, Goldie Hawn

Actress Madeline Ashton's looks, career and marriage have gone downhill, so when former love rival Helen Sharp again enters her life after 14 years, jealous Madeline accepts an exclusive and mysterious offer to restore her beauty- but it has its price.
(1992, PG)
See Films: pages 50-72 * * *

Contributors

Director:
Robert Zemeckis
Madeline Ashton:
Meryl Streep
Ernest Menville:
Bruce Willis
Helen Sharp:
Goldie Hawn
Lisle Von Rhuman:
Isabella Rossellini
Chagall:
Ian Ogilvy
Dakota:
Adam Storke
Rose:
Nancy Fish
Psychologist:
Alaina Reed Hall
Anna:
Michelle Johnson
Vivian Adams:
Mary Ellen Trainor
Mr Franklin:
William Frankfather
Eulogist:
John Ingle

Justin Webb introduces a look back at some of the people and news stories that hit the headlines over the past 12 months.
See today's choices.
(Stereo) (Subtitled)

Contributors

Presenter:
Justin Webb
Producer:
Tricia Lawton

Regional Variations (2)

The Mrs Merton Show

Christmas Special

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC One West

Caroline Aherne interviews celebrity guests in the guise of Mrs Merton. On this Christmas special she meets Noddy Holder, Clive James and Daniel O'Donnell.

Spy thriller starring Michael Caine, Karl Malden

Retired secret service agent Harry Palmer accepts a private mission to take a mysterious package to Finland and becomes involved with a sinister anti-communist organisation.
(1967, PG) (Subtitled) **
Michael Caine stars in California Suite Friday 12.25am
See Films: pages 50-72

Contributors

Director:
Ken Russell
Harry Palmer:
Michael Caine
Leo Newbigin:
Karl Malden
Anya:
Francoise Dorleac
Colonel Stok:
Oscar Homolka
General Midwinter:
Ed Begley
Colonel Ross:
Guy Doleman

BBC One London

About BBC One

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

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