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With Noel Thompson and Julie Etchingham.
Timetable on Monday
Followed by The Nation's Favourtte Song Lyric A poll to celebrate the art of the songwriter. To vote for your favourite, phone [number removed](calls charged at national rate).

Contributors

Unknown:
Noel Thompson
Unknown:
Julie Etchingham.

Linford Christie returns with Sally Gray and Jez Edwards for a new series of world record attempts and challenges. This week Sally meets a karate team who demolish houses in Canada, Jez meets a 14-year-old boy who's driven across America - on a lawnmower, and Linford joins pop star Ricky Martin and Boyzone for a huge Mexican wave.

Contributors

Presenter:
Linford Christie
Presenter:
Sally Gray
Presenter:
Jez Edwards
Guest:
Ricky Martin
Guests:
null Boyzone

This week Jayne Middlemiss and the Top of the Pops late-summer roadshow are in Newcastle upon Tyne. Featuring live performances, videos, a countdown of the top 20, and the week's bestselling single.
(Repeated next Saturday)
Website: [web address removed]
Top of the Pops - the Magazine: available from newsagents

Contributors

Presenter:
Jayne Middlemiss
Director/Producer:
Chris Cowey

Concluding the final trilogy of the comedy series.

Recently reconciled with her parents, Raquel has invited them to a dinner party at Del's flat in Peckham. But what will they make of the new man in her life?

Contributors

Writer:
John Sullivan
Director:
Tony Dow
Producer:
Gareth Gwenlan
Derek Trotter:
David Jason
Rodney Trotter:
Nicholas Lyndhurst
Uncle Albert:
Buster Merryfield
Raquel:
Tessa Peake-Jones
Cassandra:
Gwyneth Strong
Trigger:
Roger Lloyd Pack
Mike:
Kenneth MacDonald
Boycie:
John Challis
Denzil:
Paul Barber
Marlene:
Sue Holderness
Mickey Pearce:
Patrick Murray
Damien:
Jamie Smith
James:
Michael Jayston
Audrey:
Ann Lynn
Tony:
Jotham Annan

Through a Glass, Darkly. Paige is called to the police station to examine a teenager who has been hurt during a fight. When the young man accuses him of sexual assault, the police surgeon finds himself hauled before an investigation board.
Episode written by Lynne Dallow
Producer Beverley Dartnall ; Director Kim Flitcroft
Followed by The Nation's Favourite Song Lyric

Contributors

Written By:
Lynne Dallow
Producer:
Beverley Dartnall
Director:
Kim Flitcroft
Dr Jonathan Paige:
Nigel Havers
Dl Gillian Cramer:
Jane Gumett
DS Helen Diamond:
Nicola Cowper
Sgt Keith Lardner:
Roderick Smith
PC Tom Allen:
Julian Kay
Matt Gregory:
Idris Elba
Debby Miller:
Hilary MacLean
Sheila Lardner:
Caroline Harding
Adam:
Danny Nussbaum
Jamie:
Del Synnott
Lynda:
Hannah Lawrence
Harry:
Christopher Fox
Grey:
Danny Nutt
Jonno:
Justin Grattan
Tracey:
Olivia Edmunds
PC Dewhurst:
Andrew Scarborough
PC George Marchant:
Lauren Beales
Investigator:
Peter Walsh

Thriller, starring Edward Fox , based on Frederick Forsyth 's novel. 1963: having failed in its attempt to murder General de Gaulle , the hard-line French Secret Army Organisation decides to hire a top professional killer to do the job properly. Code-named the "Jackal", the Englishman begins to lay his intricate plans to assassinate one of the world's most powerful men.
Director Fred Zinnemann (1973, 15) See Films: pp 64-71 ****
Followed by Weather

Contributors

Unknown:
Edward Fox
Unknown:
Frederick Forsyth
Unknown:
General de Gaulle
Director:
Fred Zinnemann
The Jackal:
Edward Fox
Claude Lebel:
Michael Lonsdale
Minister:
Alan Badel
Inspector Thomas:
Tony Britton
President:
Adrien Cayla-Legrand
Gunsmith:
Cyril Cusack
Mallinson:
Donald Sinden
Caron:
Derek Jacobi
Colonel Rodin:
Eric Porter
Colette de Montpelier:
Delphine Seyrig
Denise:
Olga Georges-Picot
Berthier:
Timothy West

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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