Programme Index

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7.00 Poddington Peas

7.05 Teletubbies: Rocking Chair
Laa Laa sings a song.
(Shown yesterday at 9.50am) (Stereo)

7.30 The Busy World of Richard Scarry
Animated adventures.
(Repeat) (Stereo)

7.55 Casper Classics
Cartoon fun with the friendly ghost.

8.15 Mighty Max
Animation about an unwilling young superhero.

8.40 The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest
Animation. The team travel to the Everglades in Florida.

9.05 Sweet Valley High
Teenage life in a a lively Californian town.

9.30 The World of Peter Rabbit and Friends: The Story of Pigling Bland.
(Repeat) (Stereo)

10.00 Teletubbies: Colours (Pink)
Tinky Winky tries to cook.
(Repeated tomorrow at 7.15am)

Regional Variations (2)

Mary Poppins

BBC One London

Duration: 2 hours, 19 minutes

on BBC One London

Musical comedy. London banker George Banks's search for the perfect nanny for his two naughty children brings the magical Mary Poppins (Julie Andrews) into their lives. Show more


Mary Poppins:
Julie Andrews
Mrs Banks:
Glynis Johns
Jane Banks:
Karen Dotrice
Michael Banks:
Matthew Garber
Katie Nanna:
Elsa Lanchester
Constable Jones:
Arthur Treacher
Admiral Boom:
Reginald Owen
Uncle Albert:
Ed Wynn
Mrs Brill:
Reta Shaw
The Bird Woman:
Jane Darwell
Mr Dawes Jr:
Arthur Malet
Mr Binnacle:
Don Barclay
Bill Walsh
Miss Persimmon:
Marjorie Eaton
Mrs Corry:
Alma Lawton

Documentary celebrating the 21st anniversary of Grange Hill, the children's drama set in a comprehensive school. Stars of EastEnders Todd Carty, Susan Tully , Michelle Gayle and Sean Maguire were among those who appeared in it. In this programme, cast members past and present reveal the backstage dramas behind the series. Stereo


Susan Tully
Michelle Gayle
Sean Maguire

Coverage of the final of the World's Strongest Man competition from Las Vegas in Nevada, USA. The ten finalists comprise the eight who have qualified from the heats and two from the US Strongest Man competition, Iron BearCollins and Mark Philippi. Theyface a massive increase in the difficulty of the events before the competition's winner is decided. From the opening event, the truck pull, onwards this year's final will be one of the toughest everfought. Hosted byPhilippa Forrester and Paul Dickenson.
Last in the series.
Director Rick Gardner ; Producer
David Pickthall


Mark Philippi.
Paul Dickenson.
Rick Gardner
David Pickthall

A special edition of the show that explores real-life mysteries from around the world which defy logical explanation, using dramatic reconstructions.
Featu ri ng a mystery from the Second World War in which a soldier was guided through a minefield by a man who couldn't have been there. Plus a look the power of prayer and interviews with the people who claim that it can save lives.
Director Andy Margetson : Series producer ClarePizey Stereo


Andy Margetson

The new year finds Cindy pleading with Ian, Phil and Annie plotting and Roy receiving some surprising news from Frank.
For cast see Tuesday 23 December Omnibus edition on Sunday
(Stereo) (Subtitled)

' Wildlite documentary film in which actor
Martin Clunes follows the work of a team from the Born
Free Foundation. They are attempting to release Nina, a 26-year-old three-ton elephant, back into the wild after a lifetime spent in the relative safety of a Tanzanian game sanctuary. This is a challenge which has never been successfully achieved with a fully-grown elephant before. See today's choices.
Producer Michael Massey ; Executive producer Jane Lush * See Factual: page 10


Martin Clunes
Michael Massey
Jane Lush

Film Premiere. Oscar-winning comedy drama, starring Tom Hanks, Gary Sinise, Robin Wright.
Slow-witted Forrest Gump is encouraged by his mother to realise his full potential. He attends college on a sports scholarship, meeting President Kennedy in the process, joins the army and is sent to Vietnam. As the years pass and his life changes, he maintains contact with his friend Jenny Curran.
(1994, 12)
See Films: pages 43-76
Tom Hanks: People, page 15


Robert Zemeckis
Forrest Gump:
Tom Hanks
Lt Dan Taylor:
Gary Sinise
Jenny Curran:
Robin Wright
Mrs Gump:
Sally Field
Benjamin Buford 'Bubba' Blue:
Mykelti Willlamson
Nurse at park bench:
Rebecca Williams
Young Forrest:
Michael Conner Humphreys
Harold Herthum
George Kelly
Sam Anderson
Margo Moorer

The first in a four-part series marking Ramadan, the Muslim month of fasting.
Faces of Islam. British boxing champion Chris Eubanktalks frankly about the startling meetingwith US boxer Mike Tyson that changed his life completely and made him decide to become a Muslim.
Series producer Greg Lanning Repeated tomorrowat6.40am Stereo ....


Chris Eubanktalks
Mike Tyson
Greg Lanning

Film of Stevie Nicks ,
Lindsey Buckingham , Christine McVie ,
John McVie and Mick Fleetwood , the classic Fleetwood Mac lineup, reuniting 20 years after the release of the Rumours album to perform a string of their biggest hits including Rhiannon, Don't Stop and Everywhere.


Stevie Nicks
Lindsey Buckingham
Christine McVie
John McVie
Mick Fleetwood

Comedy starring
SidneyJames Kenneth Williams
Charles Hawtrey
The holiday-makers heading for the Mediterranean "paradise" of Elsbels have high hopes of sun, sand, sea-and sex (but not necessarily in that order).
Director Gerald Thomas
(1972, PG) * See Films: pages 43-76 **
Followed by Weather


Sidneyjames Kenneth Williams
Charles Hawtrey
Gerald Thomas
Vic Range:
Sidney James
Stuart Farquhar:
Kenneth Williams
Charles Hawtrey
Peter Butterworth
Cora Range:
Joan Sims
Stanley Blunt:
Kenneth Connor
Barbara Windsor

BBC One London

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