Programme Index

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10.25 Look and Read Special: LRTV Gets Moving
(ages 7-9)

10.45 Science Zone: Forces - Taking the Plunge
(ages 9-11)

11.05 Space Ark: Forces
(ages 7-11)

11.15 Le Club: En Ville
(ages 9-12)

11.30 English File: Roll of Thunder: Part Two
(ages 14-17)

12.00 TV6: On the Road - the United States of Europe
(ages 16+)

Comic drama, starring
Lauren Bacall
Marsha Mason , Harry Hamlin
There is more than social standingat stake when, with only a week's notice, a Park Avenue hostess must organise a swish dinner party. Beneath the guests' veneer of sophistication and money lurk tales of laughter and tears. With Charles Durningand Ellen Greene.
Director Ron Lagomarsino ( 1989) .............. * FILM REVIEWS pages 59-64
Including at
3.00 News and Weather subtnied (news) Regional news; Weather

Contributors

Unknown:
Lauren Bacall
Unknown:
Marsha Mason
Unknown:
Harry Hamlin
Unknown:
Charles Durningand
Unknown:
Ellen Greene.
Director:
Ron Lagomarsino

The return of the gothic family from Mocking Bird Heights.

When laying a pipe beneath the Munster house, the crew uncover a hair-raising scene.
With Fred Gwynne, Yvonne de Carlo and Al Lewis.
(First shown on ITV)
(B/W) (Subtitled)

Contributors

Herman Munster:
Fred Gwynne
Lily Munster:
Yvonne de Carlo
Grandpa:
Al Lewis

Fantasy espionage series from the 60s. To Trap a Rat. Scotland Yard are baffled by the distribution of tainted drugs. With William Gaunt , Alexandra Bastedo and Stuart Damon.
First shown on ITV

Contributors

Unknown:
William Gaunt
Unknown:
Alexandra Bastedo
Unknown:
Stuart Damon.

The first of five views on animals.
The Campaigner. Businesswoman Viv Morgan has taken to the picket lines at Coventry airport, determined to stay until the live veal calf exports are ended. Producer Andrea Michell ; Series producer
Peter Lee Wright :

Contributors

Unknown:
Viv Morgan
Producer:
Andrea Michell
Producer:
Peter Lee Wright

Tiff Needell looks at the revival in Sports GT racing by looking back to last year's Le Mans 24-hourrace, and reports on Derek Bell 's attempt to secure a record sixth win.
Tony Mason follows the second round of the British Rally Championship at the Kielder Forest in Northumberland.
And Jonathan Palmerreportsfrom
Donington on the start of a new series of the Rover Turbo Cup.
Series producer Ken Pollock ; Executive producer
DennisAdams Stereo

Contributors

Unknown:
Derek Bell
Unknown:
Tony Mason
Unknown:
Jonathan Palmerreportsfrom
Producer:
Ken Pollock

When Men Refuse to Fight There are those who do not fit comfortably into Britain's collective Second World War memory.
As VE Day nears, this programme, made with some of the Second World
War's hard-line conscientious objectors, tells of theirexperiences during the war and argues not only that the warwas wrong, but that it was avoidable and should never have been allowed to happen.
Producer Gabe Solomon ; Executive producer
DebbieChristie Stereo

Contributors

Producer:
Gabe Solomon

This week's edition has an oriental flavour. Geoff Hamilton has been growing some Chinese varieties of vegetable and is joined by popular Chinese cook Ken Hom to turn raw ingredients into a nutritious meal.
Bonsai also features, including one of the best examples of English elm, which has been lovingly tended for 25 years by a rock musician; and advice on how to keep slugs and snails off plants.
(Stereo) (Subtitled)
See Geoff Hamilton: page 36

Contributors

Presenter:
Geoff Hamilton
Chef:
Ken Hom
Series:
producer Betty Talks
Executive Producer:
Tony Laryea

Satirical news quiz. With team captains Paul Merton and Ian Hislop , and celebrity guests John Bird and John Fortune. Hosted by Angus Deayton.
Director John F D Northover; Producer Colin Swash
Followed by Victory Stills

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Merton
Unknown:
Ian Hislop
Unknown:
Angus Deayton.

David Baddiel and Frank Skinner present the comedy soccer show. Their guests tonight include writer Nick Hornby and comedian Jo Brand. Director Peter Orton ; Producer Andy Jacobs
Stereo.....

Contributors

Unknown:
David Baddiel
Unknown:
Frank Skinner
Unknown:
Nick Hornby
Unknown:
Jo Brand.
Director:
Peter Orton
Producer:
Andy Jacobs

Animated adult comic series.

Duckman falls in love with a woman he meets over the phone. Featuring the voices of Jason Alexander, Nancy Travis, Dweezil Zappa and Greg Berger.

Contributors

Voices:
Jason Alexander
Voices:
Nancy Travis
Voices:
Dweezil Zappa
Voices:
Greg Berger

Classic B-movie starring
John Dall , Peggy Cummins
After a spell in reform school, gun-obsessed Bart Tare returns home. At a carnival he meets the beautiful Annie Laurie , a trickshot artist. Their mutual passion seems a marriage made in heaven, but, struck by poverty, they turn to violent crime.
Director Joseph H Lewis (1949) B/W * FILM REVIEWS pages 59-64

Contributors

Unknown:
John Dall
Unknown:
Peggy Cummins
Unknown:
Annie Laurie
Director:
Joseph H Lewis
Bart Tare:
John Dall
Annie Laurie Starr:
Peggy Cummins
Packet}:
Barry Kroeger
Ruby Tare:
Annabel Shaw
Clyde Boston:
Harry Lewis
Judge Willoughby:
Morris Carnovsky
Bluey-Bluey:
Stanley Praeger
DaveAllister:
Nedrick Young

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