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First of a 15-part comedy drama.
Matron orders a robot to help her run her old people's home-but Mr Wymi, as pieced together by young Billy, looks set to disrupt the smooth-running of Matron's business.

Contributors

Writer:
Malcolm Lane
Mr Wymi:
Ian Angus Wilkie
Matron:
Annette Badland
Billy:
James Young
Henry:
Reginald Marsh
Maude:
Sheila Latimer
Julie:
Dawn Reid
Sam:
Stuart Wilkinson

The latest consumer news and investigative reports, in which the top names on British high streets come in for close scrutiny. Presented by Anne Robinson and Alice Beer, with reports from Liz Kershaw, John Nicolson and Andy Webb. Tonight, the high-street bank that took £107,000 from a customer's account but now wants to pay back only £5,000. How a mint condition Mercedes was damaged by an inexpensive bottle of wax spray, plus a report on the spine operation the private health organisation Bupa would not pay for.

Hotline: phone free on [number removed]
(Weekend Watchdog with Anne Robinson begins tomorrow at 7pm)

Contributors

Presenter:
Anne Robinson
Presenter:
Alice Beer
Reporter:
Liz Kershaw
Reporter:
John Nicolson
Reporter:
Andy Webb
Series Producer:
Helen O'Rahilly
Editor:
Steve Anderson

Regional Variations (2)

New underwater filming techniques reveal more about the hunting behaviour of the great white shark.

Regional Variations (2)

Hotshots

Episode 7: Grappling with Sharks

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC One West

Simon King takes a close-up view of reef sharks in the Bahamas. The film crew of Great White Shark is followed as they develop new shark-filming techniques.

More extraordinary stories of heroism and bravery with Michael Buerk and Juliet Morris.
In the last in the series, the US Coast Guards launch a mission to rescue one of their own men, abandoned in a storm 300 miles offshore when the winch on his helicopter jammed.
Also, the unfortunate skier who fell into a snow-covered crevasse and became jammed between two walls of ice, 100ft below the surface. Plus a dangerous and daring climb to save a young African trapped on a high cliff at Victoria Falls.
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Contributors

Presenter:
Michael Buerk
Presenter:
Juliet Morris
Series Editor:
Andrea Wills
Series Producer:
Dick Colthurst

Second of a four-part series showing how parents are coping with the pressures of raising children in modern Britain. The series concentrates on the intensely personal stories of families who are finding their children particularly challenging.
This programme tells the story of the Broadrick family's quest to communicate with their autistic son, how they learned of the radical approach of the Option Institute in America, the two years of fundraising to visit for two weeks, and the miracle they could only dream of.
See today's choices.

Contributors

Producer:
Charlotte Howarth
Series Editor:
Lorraine Heggessey

Scotland's constitutional future will be decided today.
Kirsty Wark and Anne Mackenzie will analyse the votes as they come in, they'll be joined by BBC Scotland's political editor Brian Taylor who, with leading politicians, will explain what the results mean for the nation. Peter Snow will be on hand with dramatic new graphics, including a virtual reality parliament, to chart how Scotland has responded to the possibility of devolution. See today's choices.
All set for Scotland's big night: page 24

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Wark
Presenter:
Anne MacKenzie
Reporter:
Brian Taylor
Director:
Norman Boyle
Editor:
Atholl Duncan

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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