Programme Index

Discover 10,249,320 listings and 227,678 playable programmes from the BBC

Liz Fraser and Steve Wilson present more fun from the Live and Kicking studio. Swimmer James Hickman, winner of a Commonwealth gold medal, drops in to the studio and young American singer Britney Spears performs her new single.

Contributors

Presenter:
Liz Fraser
Presenter:
Steve Wilson
Guest:
James Hickman
Guest:
Britney Spears

Last year British youngsters spent £30 million in pocket money on the playground craze for yo-yos, but what will the nation be clamouring for next? Newsround Extra attempts to predict what this year's big money-spinning enthusiasms will be. (Subtitled)

Entertainment agent Adam Wide needs to find performers for a new show but, having shuffled across the boards himself, he won't be satisfied with just anyone. This film follows him as he sweeps from audition to audition using his unique blend of charm, eloquence and witto coax and cajole the best performances out of his budding stars.
Producer Rachel Coughlan ; Executive producerOlivia Lichtenstein

Contributors

Unknown:
Adam Wide
Producer:
Rachel Coughlan

Jayne Middlemiss introduces the hits from this week's top 40, plus the chance to hear the third of four songs entering this year's Great British Song Contest, which is on Sunday 7 March.
Repeated on Saturday Subtitled ...... WEBSITE: [web address removed]
TOP OF THE POPS - THE MAGAZINE: available from newsagents

Contributors

Presenter:
Jayne Middlemiss
Director:
Phil Chilvers
Producer:
Chris Cowey

Continuing the gardening challenge series in which a team of experts has just two days to transform a garden without the knowledge of its owners. This week Alan Titchmarsh, Charlie Dimmock and Tommy Walsh are in Torquay in Devon, where they use the Chinese art of feng shui to bring serenity to a garden by a railway. See today's choices.

(Digital widescreen) (Subtitled)

Contributors

Unknown:
Alan Titchmarsh
Unknown:
Charlie Dimmock
Unknown:
Tommy Walsh
Producer:
John Thornicroft
Executive Producer:
Carol Haslam

The first in a new eight-part documentary series following the work of various builders as they ply their trade and examining the upheaval that can disrupt the lives of their clients when they place their hopes, dreams and homes into builders' hands. The first programme introduces Tony Keating, expert builder and tea drinker. See today's choices.
Series producer John Fothergill ; Executive producer Olivia Lichtenstein
Digital widescreen

Contributors

Subject:
Tony Keating
Producer:
John Fothergill
Producer:
Olivia Lichtenstein

Talk-show host Michael Parkinson faces a line-up both glamorous and gritty this evening as he talks to noted star of stage and screen Diana Rigg, mascara-wearing master of stand-up comedy Eddie Izzard and Scottish actor Robbie Coltrane
See today's choices.

Contributors

Presenter:
Michael Parkinson
Guest:
Diana Rigg
Guest:
Eddie Izzard
Guest:
Robbie Coltrane
Director:
Stuart McDonald
Executive Producer:
Beatrice Ballard

MiIitary comedy starring Goldie Hawn
Widowed on her wedding night, sheltered socialite Judy Benjamin proves susceptible to a persuasive recruitment officer extolling the joys of life in the army. But, however unfit she may be for the military, the army is even less prepared for her.
(1980, 15)
See Films: pages 48-53 ***
Ten things every Goldie Hawn fan ought to know: page 45

Contributors

Director:
Howard Zieff
Judy Benjamin:
Goldie Hawn
Capt Doreen Lewis:
Eileen Brennan
Henri Tremont:
Armand Assante
Col Clay Thornbush:
Robert Webber
Teddy Benjamin:
Sam Wanamaker
Harriet Benjamin:
Barbara Barrie
Pte Mary Lou Glass:
Mary Kay Place
Sgt Jim Ballard:
Harry Dean Stanton
Yale Goodman:
Albert Brooks

Comedy starring
Julie Andrews
James Garner
Robert Preston
Victoria, a struggling singer, is tryi ng to work the cabaret scene. By chance she meets Toddy, a witty, streetwise entertainer, who conceives a brilliant plan - to pass off Victoria as a female impersonator. "Victor/Victoria" is soon the toast of Paris, but complications arise, mainly in the shape of "King" Marchan.
Director Blake Edwards (1982, 15)
♦ See Films: pages 48-53
Followed by Weather

Contributors

Unknown:
Julie Andrews
Unknown:
James Garner
Unknown:
Robert Preston
Director:
Blake Edwards
Victor:
Julie Andrews
Victoria:
Julie Andrews
King Marchan:
James Garner
Carroll Toddy Todd:
Robert Preston
Norma:
Lesley Ann Warren
Squash:
Alex Karras
Andre Cassell:
John Rhys-Davies
Waiter:
Graham Stark
M Labisse:
Peter Arne
Detective:
Sherloque Tanney
Hotel manager:
Michael Robbins
Sal Andratti:
Norman Chancer
Restaurant manager:
David Gant
Madame president:
Maria Charles
Richard:
Malcolm Jamieson
Juke:
John Cassady

BBC One London

About BBC One

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

Appears in

About this data

This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More