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Wednesday 1st January 1997

BBC2 Shooting Stars repeat from 29-12-95

BBC2 The Tony Ferrino Phenomenon 9:20 - 10:05 pm

Mick Hucknall and Tony Ferrino - Help Yourself

BBC2 Short Cuts 1993 movie

Tom Waits, Huey Lewis

ITV Des O’Connor Tonight

Musical guests unknown

C4 The Big Breakfast

Lionel Ritchie


Thursday 2nd January 1997

BBC2 Flaming Star Elvis movie widescreen

BBC2 The Car’s The Star: The Jensen Interceptor (repeat)

with Cliff Richard (and clip of Cliff in Scandinavia)


Friday 3rd January 1997

no Top of the Pops


Saturday 4th January 1997

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Kavana

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

The Lightning Seeds

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

East 17

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2 5:00 - 5:40 pm

A - Z of 1996 part two O - Z

BBC2 Changes: Bowie at 50 10:00 - 10:45 pm

interviewed by Alan Yentob

BBC2 Merry Christmas, Mr Lawrence

BBC2 Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars

ITV Helter Skelter

Musical guests unknown

ITV Scratchy And Co

Mike Flowers


Sunday 5th January 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

best of 1996, East 17


Tuesday 7th January 1997

ITV David Bowie Night 12:00 - 4:20 am

ITV David Bowie - an Earthling at 50

interviewed in New York

ITV David Bowie at the Phoenix Festival 1:50 - 2:20 am

ITV The Hunger movie

C4 Mystery Train movie


Wednesday 8th January 1997

BBC1 Trev and Simon’s Transmission Impossible (possibly the 6th show)

theme by The Lightning Seeds

Carlton Des O’Connor

Puff Johnson, East 17

C4 the Big Breakfast

Andy Bell of Erasure


Thursday 9th January 1997

BBC1 Watchdog Entertainment Special 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Lily Evans vs Paul McCartney, John Steel and Hilton Valentine of The Animals, “The Move”

Carlton Videotech


Friday 10th January 1997

BBC1 News The Monkees reunion in London

BBC1 Top Of the Pops 7:30 - 8:00 pm

Host: Nicky Campbell (who announces that this is the 1715th show)

Blur - intro, Beetlebum - (live vocals)

Kenickie - In Your Car - (live vocals)

Kavana - I Can Make You Feel Good

Runrig - The Greatest Flame

Terrorvision - Easy

The Spice Girls - Two Become One (promo)

promos - Tori Amos, Orbital

C4 TFI Friday

The Lightning Seeds, Reef, Texas

C4 Muscle Beach Party widescrren

C4 Hound Dog Man widescreen stereo

C4 Don’t Knock The Rock


Saturday 11th January 1997

BBC1 Live and Kicking

East 17

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

The Monkees

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Bally Sagoo, The Monkees

BBC1 Top of the Pops R

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Unknown content

LWT Happy Bitrthday Shirley 9:00 - 10:00 pm

Shirley Bassey 60th birthday show with Ray Charles

ITV Scatchy and Co

Cherlene from Texas

C4 The White Room

edited version of 31-12-95

C4 The Beat Specials R

Urban Species (at Clapham Grand), Sleeper (at The Astoria, London)


Sunday 12th January 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

Gabrielle

ITV Disney Club

Kavana


Wednesday 15th January 1997

Carlton Des O’Connor Tonight

Cliff Richard, The Corrs, (Donna Lewis not on)


Thursday 16th January 1997

Carlton Videotech


Friday 17th January 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Rhona Cameron

Placebo - inrto, Nancy Boy

The Lightning Seeds - Sugar Coated Iceberg

East 17 - Hey Child

No Mercy - Where Do You Go

Texas - Say What You Want - (live vocals)

Backstreet Boys - Quit Playing Games - (live vocals)

promos - Tori Amos , Lisa Stansfield, Madonna

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Panel: Jupitus, Hughes, Richie Wermeling (Let Loose), Jake Burns, Tony Wright (Terrorvision), Bob Mills (comedian)

Identity parade - two from Haircut 100, Robin Scott (M)

C4 TFI Friday

Babybird, Blur, Reef “It’s Your Letters”, Secret Life, Jools Holland Rhythm and Blues Orchestra

C4 Beach Blanket Bingo movie

C4 Play It Cool Billy Fury movie

C4 Head The Monkees


Saturday 18th January 1997

BBC1 Live and Kicking

Cyndi Lauper, The Backstreet Boys

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Contents unknown

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Mark Owen

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

ITV Scatchy and Co

East 17, Suede

C4 The White Room repeat 26-1-96

C4 The Beat Specials (repeat)

Freak Power, Mother earth


Sunday 19th January 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

David Bowie interview in New York


Tuesday 21 January 1997

C4 Salmonberries 1991 movie with k d lang


Wednesday 22nd January 1997

Central Des O’Connor Tonight

Lionel Richie, Michelle Gayle


Thursday 23 January 1997

Carlton Videotech


Friday 24th January 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Phil Daniels

The Outhere Brothers - Let Me Hear You Say Ole

Suede - Saturday Night

Byron Stingly - Get Up

Ginuwine - Pony

Reef - Come Back Brighter

promos - White Town , U2, En Vogue

BBC2 Never Mind the Buzzcocks

Jupitus, Hughes, Ace (Skunk Anansie), Clare Grogan, Peter Hook, Alan Davies (comedian)

Identity Parade - Kelly Marie, two from the Belle Stars

C4 TFI Friday

Audioweb, The Candyskins, Gabrielle

C4 Beach Party movie


Saturday 25th January 1997

BBC1 Live and Kicking

Speedy

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Musical guests unknown

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

BBC2 Country Night 8:05 pm - 2:50 am

Host: Jools Holland from the Ryman Auditorium, Nashville

8:05 Dolly Parton ‘Treasures’

9:00 Nashville Live with Joolls Holland - Reba McEntire, Alison Krauss, Ricky Scaggs

9:30 Dolly Parton - She Ain’t No Dumb Blonde including Johnny Cash and Willie Nelson

10:00 Nashville Live Gillian Welsh

10:45 Song Roads: a Musical Friendship from Nashville to Dunkeld Kathy Mattea and Dougie MacLean

11:45 Nashville Live BR 5-49

12:15 Emmylous Harris (documentary)

12:40 Let’s Go To Luckenbach, Texas... Jerry Jeff Walker

1:35 Honky Tonk Juke Box rare film, television and (promo) clips

plus throughout the show Talking Country including Bill Drummond

ITV A Night Down Under

2:45 - 3:45 am Crowded House - Live at the Sydney Opera House

ITV Scatchy and Co

Bally Sagoo, Backstreet Boys, Reef

C4 The White Room repeat 3-2-96

C4 The Beat Specials

Sandials, Jamiroquai


Sunday 26th January 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

David Bowie postponed from previous week

BBC2 Zabriske Point


Wednesday 29th January 1997

BBC2 The Green Green Grass of Home 7:30 - 8:00 pm

Tom Jones talks about the song with Sandie Shaw, Barry Mason, plus archive clips

Central Des O’Connor Tonight

Rod Stewart - 2 songs and interview, Donna Lewis


Thursday 30th January 1997

Carlton Videotech


Friday 31st January 1997

BBC1 News

Bush article

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Noddy Holder

Blur - Beetlebum - (live vocals)

No Mercy - intro, Where Do You Go

Placebo - Nancy Boy - live

Gabrielle - Walk On By

Skunk Anansie - Hedonism

Depeche Mode - Barrel of a Gun (Anton Corbijn on drums)

promos - George Michael, Blueboy

ITN News

Noel Gallagher drugs comment

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Panel : Jupitus, Hughes, Adam Ant, Chrispin Hunt (The Longpigs), Jo Whiley (DJ), Jon Thompson actor)

Identity Parade - members of Kajagoogoo, The Bandit Beatles

C4 TFI Friday

The Supernaturals, The Eels, James

C4 The Girlie Show

Cyndi Lauper

C4 Paradise, Hawaiian Style movie

C4 That’ll Be The Day movie


Saturday 1st February 1997

BBC1 Live and Kicking

Mark Owen, Michelle Gayle

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Content unknown

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Suzanne Vega

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

ITV Scatchy and Co

911, Skunk Anansie

C4 The White Room repeat 17-2-96

C4 The Beat Specials (repeat)

Brand New Heavies, Des’Ree


Sunday 2nd February 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

Mark Owen, Michelle Gayle


Monday 3rd February 1997

C4 Dark Skies: Dark Day’s Night

This episode deals with The Beatles’ debut Ed Sullivan Show appearance


Wednesday 5th February 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live (first mid-week draw)

The Spice Girls

Central Des O’Connor Tonight

Cathy Dennis, BabyFace


Thursday 6th February 1997

Carlton Videotech


Friday 7th February 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Ardal O’Hanlon

The Supernaturals - The Day Before Yesterday’s Man

Michelle Gayle - Do You Know

Amen UK - Passion

Bush - intro, Swallowed

Nuyorican Soul - Runaway

The Orb - Toxygene

promos - L L Cool J , En Vogue, Streisand & Adams

C4 TFI Friday

Electronic, Nenah Cherry, Moorcheea

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Jupitus, Hughes, Glenn Tilbrook, Neil Hanon (The Divine Comedy), Lauren Laverne (Kenickie), Mark Thomas (comedian)

Identity parade: Buster Bloodvessell, two from Legs and Co


Saturday 8th February 1997

BBC1 Live and Kicking

Space, 911

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

The Bee Gees, 911

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Peter Andre

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

C4 The White Room repeat 17-2-96

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Contents unknown

ITV Scatchy and Co

Michelle Gayle, Mark Owen

C4 The Beat Specials (repeat)

Franck Black, The Cranberries


Sunday 9th February 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

Mansun, 911, Space, Warren G


Wednesday 12th February 1997

Central Des O’Connor Tonight

The Bee Gees, Wet Wet Wet


Thursday 13th February 1997

Carlton Videotech


Friday 14th February 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Peter Andre

Mansun - She Makes My Nose Bleed

Mark Owen - Clementine

OTT - Let Me In

Apollo 400 - Ain’t Talkin’ ‘Bout Dub

No Mercy - Where Do You Go

Depeche Mode - Barrel of a Gun (NB this track was actually going down the chart at the time and led many to believe that the show’s original format of not playing records dropping down the chart had been quietly dropped)

The Eels - intro, Novocaine for the Soul

promos - U2 , Blueboy

BBC2 Electric Circus

No Doubt

BBC1 Permanent Record movie with Lou Reed

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks repeat 3-12-96

C4 TFI Friday

Inxs, Republica, No Doubt

C4 Flava 12:45 - 1:15 am (first in second series)

NB Only promo clips were shown

C4 The Girlie Show

Kelly Marie, Cathy Dennis

C4 Roseanne: Pampered To A Pulp

Ahmet and Moon Zappa


Saturday 15th February 1997

BBC1 Live and Kicking

Alisha’s Attic

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Katrina and the Waves, Right Said Fred

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Contents unknown

BBC2 Global Videobytes 1:30 - 1:55 am (first edition)

promo and live clips from around the world

Meridian Helter Skelter

Musical guests unknown

ITV Scatchy and Co

Musical guests unknown

C4 The White Room repeat 24-2-96

C4 The Show (short lived comedy show hosted by Bob Mills)

James


Sunday 16th February 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

The Ben Folds Five, Bush, Nu Yorican Soul, Apollo 440

BBC2 The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer (repeat)

with Sting

C4 Stand By Your Man (repeat)

TV movie biopic based on the life of Tammy Wynette


Wednesday 19th February 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Cathy Dennis - Waterloo Sunset


Thursday 20th February 1997

Carlton Videotech


Friday 21st February 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Ant & Dec

No Doubt - Don’t Speak

James - She’s A Star - (live vocals)

D J Kool - Let Me Clear My Throat - (live vocals)

Space - Dark Clouds

Warren G - I Shot The Sherriff

911 - The Day We Found Love

promos - Daft Punk

C4 TFI Friday

Bush, Monaco, Mansun

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks compilation show

C4 The Girlie Show

Republica

C4 Flava


Saturday 22nd February 1997

BBC1 Live and Kicking

Peter Andre

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

Yazz

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Eternal

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Global Videobytes

ITV Scatchy and Co

No Doubt

C4 White Room repeat 2-3-96

C4 The Show

Munday


Sunday 23rd February 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

No Doubt, Ultimate Koas, Spearhead

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2 12:15 - 1:05 pm

Content unknown


Monday 24th February 1997

ITV The Bodyguard movie

with Whitney Houston


Tuesday 25th February 1997

Carlton The Brit Awards 8:00 - 10:00 pm

Not seen


Thursday 26th February 1997

Carlton Videotech


Friday 27th February 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Ian Wright (Arsenal)

The Bee Gess - Alone

Prince - The Holy River (live vocals)

The Spice Girls - Mama

Republica - Ready To Go

Sash - Encore En Fois

Cathy Dennis - Waterloo Sunset

Bush - Swallowed

No Doubt - Don’t Speak repeat 20-2-97

C4 TFI Friday

Beck, Kula Shaker, Sneaker Pimps

C4 Flava

Musical guests unknown


Saturday 1st March 1997

BBC1 Live and Kicking

Eternal

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Wet Wet Wet

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

The Spice Girls

ITV Scatchy and Co

Alisha’s Attic

C4 The Beat Specials (repeat)

Primal Scream


Sunday 2nd March 1997

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

LWT The Clive James Show

The Monkees interview

LWT The South Bank Show: The Bee Gees 11:00 pm - 12:00 am

BBC2 The O Zone

Eternal, Aerosmith, Sneaker Pimps


Thursday 6th March 1997

Carlton Videotech


Friday 7th March 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Jo Whiley

Eternal - Don’t You Love Me

Erasure - Don’t Say You’re Love Is Killing Me

Peter Andre - Natural

Beck - New Pollution

Babyface – Every Time I Close My Eyes (in Los Angeles)

Aerosmith - Falling In Love

No Doubt - Don’t Speak repeat with promo

promos - The Bee Gees

BBC1 The Mrs Merton Show

Boy George

C4 TFI Friday

Inxs, Aerosmith, Fun Lovin’ Criminals

C4 Here’s Johnny

Boyzone

C4 The Girlie Show

The Slingbacks


Saturday 8th March 1997

BBC1 Live and Kicking

Boyzone, The Spice Girls

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Lisa Stansfield

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

Paul Young (Gotcha)

BBC2 Global Videobyte

ITV Scatchy and Co

Eternal

C4 The Beat Specials

Iggy Pop


Sunday 9th March 1997

BBC1 The Great British Song Contest

Katrina and The Waves

BBC1 Buddy’s Song movie

with Roger Daltrey, Chesney Hawkes

BBC2 The O Zone

Boyzone, Symposium, Lisa Stansfield

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Content unknown

BBC1 Omnibus: Stars and Ma’s (Mother’s Day special)

The Spice Girls and their mothers

LWT The Clive James SHow

The Spice Girls

C4 Singles movie


Monday 10th March 1997

BBC1 This Is Your Life: Justin Heyward

The Moody Blues, Kim Wilde, Marty Wilde, Les Reed & Barry Mason etc

BBC2 The Simpsons: Stark Raving Dad

with Michael Jackson


Tuesday 11th March 1997

BBC1 / ITN Paul McCartney knighthood news

C4 The Queen Phenomenon repeat 9:00 - 10:00 pm


Thursday 13th March 1997

BBC1 Watchdog

The Beatles For Sale auction at Bonhams

Carlton Videotech

Content unknown


Friday 14th March 1997

BBC2 Top of the Pops 6:25 - 7:00 pm

NB moved to an earlier time slot because of Comic Relief

Mark Morrison may have been due to appear

Host: Ian Broudie

The Spice Girls – Who Do You Think You Are?

The Fugees – Rumble In The Jungle (promo)

Sash - Encore Une Fois

Kula Shaker - Hush (promo)

No Mercy – Where Do You Go? (repeat)

Ant and Dec - Shout

Monaco – What Do You Want From Me

Alisha’s Attic – Indestructible (promo)

Dodgy – Found You

Three Colours Red – Sixty Mile Smile (repeat)

BBC1 Comic Relief 7:00 pm - 3:20 am

Bjork, The Spice Girls, Boyzone, Art Garfunkel with the London Community Gospel Choir

C4 TFI Friday

Reef, The Divine Comedy, Symposium

C4 The Girlie Show

The Spice Girls

C4 Flava


Saturday 15th March 1997

BBC1 Live and Kicking

Damage

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Katrina and The Waves

Whitney Houston

BBC2 Global Videobyte

Content unknown

ITV Scatchy and Co

Gina G, Boyzone, 3T


Sunday 16th March 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

Beautiful South, Inxs, Damage

ITV Disney Club

Code Red


Monday 17th March 1997

BBC2 The Simpson: Flaming Moe’s

Aerosmith


Wednesday 19th March 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Brian Kennedy


Thursday 20th March 1997

BBC2 3rd Rock from The Sun: Father Knows Dick

Naomi Judd

BBC2 Top Gear

Roy Wood (talking about Ford Transit), article about John Lennon’s Merc 600

Carlton Videotech

Content unknown

C4 Ellen: When The Vow Breaks (part one)

Texas


Friday 21st March 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Kylie Minogue

The Spice Girls - Mama

Lisa Stansfield - The Real Thing

Wet Wet Wet - I f I Ever See You Again

Inxs - Elegantly Wasted

The Divine Comedy - Everybody Knows

Boyzone - Isn’t It (in Buenos Ares)

Gina G - Fresh

C4 TFI Friday

The Brand New Heavies

Cast

The Charlatans


Saturday 22nd March 1997

BBC1 Live and Kicking

3T

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

Wet Wet Wet

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Seal (not on), Wet Wet Wet

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Global Videobyte

ITV Scatchy and Co

Wet Wet Wet

C4 The Beat Specials

McAlmont, Misty Oldland


Sunday 23rd March 1997

BBC2 O Zone

3T, Fun Lovin’ Criminals, Reef, Pet Shop Boys

ITV God Bless America 11:00 pm - 12:00 am

Marsha Hunt - Philadelphia


Monday 24th March 1997

BBC2 Electric Circus

Wet Wet Wet

Meridian In Profile: Nick Cave 1:50 - 2:00 am

C4 Light Lunch

Cliff Richard


Tuesday 25th March 1997

BBC1 The Oscars 10:00 pm - 12:00 am

edited highlights

Madonna - You Must Love Me

Courtney Love interviewed outside


Wednesday 26th March 1997

BBC1 National Lottery Love

Ruth


Thursday 27th March 1997

Carlton Videotech

C4 Yellow Submarine The Beatles movie

C4 Sir Henry at Rawlinson End Vivian Stanshall movie


Friday 28th March 1997 Good Friday

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Zoe Ball

Sean McGuire - Today’s The Day

The Pet Shop Boys - Red Letter day

Sash - Encore En Fois

No Doubt - Don’t Speak (repeat) an ex-number one

promos - Michael Jackson, R Kelly

The Beautiful South – Blackbird On A Wire

The Spice Girls - Who Do You Think You Are

C4 TFI Good Friday day compilation

C4 The Girlie Show

Adiva


Saturday 29th March 1997

BBC1 Live and Kicking

OTT

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Musical guests unknown

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

ITV Scratchy and Co

Damage


Sunday 30th March 1997

NB Channel 5 launches this day

ITV Disney Club TV

OTT

C5 This Is Five! 6:00 - 6:30 pm

The Spice Girls - 54321


Monday 31st March 1997 Bank Holiday

BBC2 Later...Presents The Beautiful South In Concert 6:25 - 7:30 pm

James Dean Bradfield, Iris Dement, Sam Moore


Tuesday 1st April 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

Content unknown


Wednesday 2nd April 1997

ITV Not Fade Away 3:15 - 4:15 am

Gary Numan


Thursday 3rd April 1997

BBC1 No Sweat 5:10 - 5:35 pm (first episode)

adventures of band North and South

Carlton Videotech

Content unknown


Friday 4th April 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Mark Radcliffe & Mark Riley

Cast - Free Me

The Charlatans - North Country Boy

3T - Gotta Be You

promos - No Doubt

N Trance - Disco

D J Quicksilver - Bellissima

Livin’ Joy - Where Can I Find Love

BBC2 Later...Presents The Beautiful South In Concert 1:00 - 2:15 am (longer repeat)

C4 TFI Friday

Supergrass, Texas, Depeche Mode

C4 The Best Of The Last Resort 10:03 - 11:35 pm

includes Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Tom Jones etc

C4 The Girlie Show

The Spice Girls


Saturday 5th April 1997

BBC1 Live and Kicking

Texas

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Kenny G

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland repeat 18-5-96

ITV Scratchy and Co

Kavana

C4 The Beat Specials (repeat)

Sultants Of Ping FC, Pulp


Sunday 6th April 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

Supergrass, The Charlatans, Blue, Robbie Williams

ITV Disney Club TV

OTT, Damage, The Back Street Boys

ITV Where The Heart Is (first episode)

Theme - Pre Fab Sprout


Monday 7th April 1997

C4 Forever Lulu 1987 movie with Deborah Harry


Wednesday 9th April 1997

BBC1 National Lottery Live

Lightning Seeds


Thursday 10 April 1997

Carlton Videotech


Friday 11th April 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Mark Owen

Supergrass - Richard III

Depeche Mode - It’s No Good

The Spice Girls - Two Become One R

The Brand New Heavies - Sometimes

Funky Green Dots - Fired Up

Smoke City - Underwater Love

promos - U2, R Kelly

C4 TFI Friday

Robbie Williams, Suede, Gun


Saturday 12th April 1997

BBC1 Live and Kicking

Robbie Williams, Human Nature

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Michelle Gayle

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Secrets 1992 movie

A movie about The Beatles in Australia 1964

BBC2 Later with Jools Holland repeat 25-5-96

ITV Scratchy and Co

911

C4 The Monkees Special 4:20 - 5:05 pm

written and directed by Michael Nesmith

C4 Arrested Development In The House (repeat)


Sunday 13th April 1997

Meridian Shed Seven - at the Forum repeat 12-96

C4 The Monkees Royal Flush

C4 Tina Turner - What’s Love live 9:00 - 10:00 pm

C4 Tina - What’s Love Got To Do With It 1993 movie


Monday 14th April 1997

BBC1 Anuntie’s TV Favourites 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Boy George talks about Larry Grayson

BBC2 Electric Circus

Bryan Adams

BBC2 Rock Family Trees - Fleetwood Mac

ITN News

The Spice Girls in USA, comment from Alan McGhee


Tuesday 15th April 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

Cast, Kenickie, Maxwell

BBC2 Rock Family Trees - Deep Purple


Wednesday 16th April 1997

BBC2 Rock Family Trees - The New Merseybeat

C5 Side By Side 1982 TV movie

The Story of The Osmonds starring Marie Osmond as her mother


Thursday 17th April 1997

Carlton Videotech

Content unknown


Friday 18th April 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Louise

Texas - Halo

Bruce Springsteen - Secret Garden (repeat with clips from Jerry McGuire)

Kavana - MFEO

Bryan Adams - 18 Till I Die

D J Quicksilver - Bellissima

Shola Ama - You Might Need Somebody

No Doubt - Don’t Speak (repeat, suspicions about the persistent inclusion of this track were voiced at the time)

promos - Blur, R Kelly

BBC1 Call My Bluff

Rick Wakeman

BBC2 Sunnyside Farm 9:30 - 10:00 pm (first episode)

Theme by Blur

C4 TFI Friday

Jon Bon Jovi, The Lightning Seeds, The Wanndies, James, Gun “It’s Your Letters”, Robbie Williams “It’s Your Letters”


Saturday 19th April 1997

BBC1 Live and Kicking

Gary Barlow, Michelle Gayle

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Pre Fab Sprout

BBC1 Top of the Pops R

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland repeat 1-6-96

ITV Scratchy and Co

Robbie Williams

C4 Rock Of The North 4:00 - 4:44 am

Dave Stewart


Sunday 20th April 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

Lightning Seeds, Republica, 911

C4 The Monkkes

Monkee See, Monkee Die


Wednesday 23rd April 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

J’ai

C4 Heroes of Comedy: Kenny Everett 9:00 - 10:00 pm

Cliff Richard


Thursday 24th April 1997

Carlton Videotech


Friday 25th April 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Danii Minogue

Robbie Williams - Old Before I Die

David Bowie - Dead Man Walking

Shola Ama - You Might Need Somebody

Texas - Halo (repeat of 18-4-97)

Blackstreet - Don’t Leave Me Now

The Lightning Seeds - You Showed Me

Michelle Gayle - Sensational

R Kelly - I Believe (promo)

C4 TFI Friday

Mansun, Sinead O’Connor, My Life Story


Saturday 25th April 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

No Mercy

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 The O Zone 10:40 - 11:00 am

Genuwine, Human Nature, Silver Sun

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland repeat 8-6-96

ITV Scractchy and Co

Gary Barlow

C4 Rock Of The North 2:45 - 3:45 am

The Boo Radleys


Sunday 27th April 1997

C4 The Monkees: Monkees Vs Machines


Tuesday 29th April 1997

BBC1 The British Academy Awards 10:00 pm - 12:30 am

Diana Ross


Wednesday 30th April 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Ant and Dec

Meridian Blur in Concert 11:45 pm - 12:45 am

C4 Planet Showbiz 8:30 - 9:00 pm (first edition)

The Go-Nuts


Thursday 1st May 1997

BBC2 The Election Night Armistice 10:30 pm - 1:30 am

The Lightning Seeds

Carlton Videotheque

ITN News

Paul & Linda McCartney


Friday 2nd May 1997

BBC2 Top of the Pops 6:25 - 7:00 pm

Shifted to BBC2 because of news / election results on BBC1

Host: Cathy Dennis

D Ream - Things Can Only Get Better

911 - Bodyshakin’

Republica - Drop Dead Gorgeous

Robbie Williams - Old Before I Die

D J Quicksilver - Bellissima (repeat)

Shona Ama - You Might Need Somebody

Kenickie - Night Life

promos - The Cardigans, Michael Jackson

C4 TFI Friday

The Foo Fighters, The Seahorses, Hurricane


Saturday 3rd May 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

ABC

BBC1 The Eurovision Song Contest 8:00 - 11:00 pm

UK entry and winner: Katrina and the Waves - Love Shine A Light

BBC2 The O Zone

Gary Barlow, North and South

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland repeat 15-6-96

C4 Rock Of The North

Robert Palmer

Meridian Helter Skelter

C4 Trust Me movie with Adam Ant

C5 Deadman’s Curve TV movie based on the Jan and Dean story


Sunday 4th May 1997

C4 The Monkees: Your Friday Friendly Neighborhood Kidnappers


Monday 5th May 1997 Bank Holiday

BBC1 The O Zone Eurovision Special

Katrina and the Waves

BBC1 Unplugged - Oasis 12:55 - 1:40 am

ITV The World Music Awards 10:50 pm - 12:50 am

The Spice Girls, Peter Andre, The Bee Gees, Celine Dion, The Fugees, Jon Bon Jovi, Lionel Ritchie, Gloria Estefan


Wednesday 7th May 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Rebekah Ryan


Thursday 8th May 1997

Carlton Videotheque


Friday 9th May 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Jo Whiley

Katrina & The Waves - Love Shine A Light

Mansun - Taxloss

The Seahorses - Love Is The Law

George Michael - Star People 97 (Unplugged)

911 - Bodyshakin’ (repeat)

Blackstreet - Don’t Leave Me

promos - Jamiroquai

Gary Barlow - Love Won’t Wait

C4 TFI Friday (50th show)

NB The Eels were scheduled to appear

Billy Bragg

Skunk Anansie

Baby Bird

BBC2 A Golfer’s Travels 8:00 - 8:30 pm

Hawaii with Alice Cooper, Hootie and the Blowfish

C5 The Young Ones Cliff Richard movie


Saturday 10th May 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Possibly no musical guests

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 The O Zone

Jai, Brownstone

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland (first in ninth series) 11:45 pm - 12:45 am

Beck, Rollins Band, David Byrne, Brand New Heavies, Ruben Gonzalez

Meridian Helter Skelter

C4 Rock Of The North 3:05 - 4:05 am

Lisa Stansfield


Sunday 11th May 1997

BBC2 Fully Booked

OTT

C4 No More To Say...and Nothing to Weep For 12:05 - 1:05 am

Allen Ginsberg tribute with Paul McCartney, Patti Smith

C5 Fame and Fortune 8:00 - 8:30 pm

Ozzy Osbourne talks about life and career


Wednesday 14th May 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Damage

C4 Planet Showbiz

Beck and The Dust Brothers


Thursday 15th May 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 16th May 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Danii Minogue

North & South - I’m A Man

Damage - Wonderful Tonight

Sinead O’Connor - This Is To Mother You

Brownstone - Five Miles

Katrina & The Waves - Love Shine A Light

Mary J Blige - All We Need

Gary Barlow – Love Won’t Wait (repeat)

Olive - You’re Not Alone

C4 TFI Friday

Cake

Super Furry Animals

Sinead O’Connor

Faith No More

Billy Bragg (finishes off song that had been cut off the previous week)

C4 The Big Breakfast

Garth Brooks


Saturday 17th May 1997

BBC1 FA Cup Final Grandstand 11: 00 am - 5:30 pm

Cliff Richard performs the National Anthem before the kick-off

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

INXS

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 11:35 pm - 12:40 am

Steve Winwood, Counting Crows, James Taylor, Stereophonics, Ry Cooder and The Buena Vista Social Club, Finley Quaye

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 The O Zone

Eternal

BBC2 Alice’s Restaurant movie with Arlo Guthrie

ITV Rock the Cop 11:00 pm - 12:45 am

Charity show for families of victims of Hillsborough disaster, Anfield.

Dodgy, Space, Manic Street Preachers, The Beautiful South, The Lightning Seeds, Holly Jonson

Meridian Helter Skelter

Content unknown

C5 Night Fever

Karaoke show with host Suggs


Sunday 18th May 1997

BBC2 Fully Booked

Eternal

LWT Paul McCartney: In The World Tonight 11:00 pm - 12:00 am

C4 The Monkees: The Success Story


Wednesday 21st May 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Wynona


Thursday 22nd May 1997

Carlton Videotheque

host: Margherita Taylor

Carlton Clipjoint 10:40 - 11:10 pm

A one-off pop promo clip quiz. Possibly a pilot?


Friday 23rd May 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Mark Radcliffe and Mark Riley

No Mercy - Please Don’t Go

Placebo - Bruise Pristine

Skunk Anansie - Brazen

Katrina and The Waves - Love Shine A Light

Damage - Wonderful Tonight

Sarah Btightman & Andrea Bochelli - Time To Say Goodbye

Olive - You Are Not Alone

promos - The Rembrandts

C4 TFI Friday

Inxs, Terry Hall, The Ben Folds Five


Saturday 24th May 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Eternal

BBC1 The Birth Of The Beatles

TV Biopic of The Beatles’ early years

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 6:10 - 7:10 pm

The Charlatans, Tony Bennett, Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci, Khalad, Boz Scaggs

BBC2 Kung Fu Night

includes Carl Douglas and kung-fu inspired (promo) clips

BBC2 The O Zone

Baby Bird, Savage Garden


Sunday 25th May 1997

C4 The Monkees: Monkees In A Ghost Town

C4 Serial Monday movie with L7


Monday 26th May 1997 Bank Holiday

BBC1 Red Nose Awards 6:00 - 7:00 pm

The Spice Girls, Boyzone, OTT

BBC2 Music Live 97 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Strange

ITV A Royal Gala 8:00 - 10:20 pm

The Spice Girls, Gary Barlow


Tuesday 27th May 1997

C4 The Big Breakfast

911, OTT


Wednesday 28th May 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live Musical guests unknown

C4 Planet Showbiz

Mojo Nixon, Radish (not on)


Thursday 29th May 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 30th May 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

NB This weeks’ show was produced by Mark Wells, one of several caretaker producers

Hosts: The Spice Girls

Wet Wet Wet - Strange

Manaco - Sweet Lips

George Michael - drops in to plug Toby Bourke - Waltz Away Dreaming (promo)

Faith No More - Ashes To Ashes

Rosie Gaines - Closer Than Close

Sarah Brightman & Andrea Bochelli - Time To Say Goodbye

Eternal & Bebe Winnans - I Wanna Be The Only One

C4 TFI Friday

Northern Uproar, The Brand New Heavies, Echobelly


Saturday 31st May 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Steve Winwood

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC1 The O Zone

Hanson, Skunk Anansie, Alisha’s Attic

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 11:30 pm - 12:40 am

Radiohead, k d lang, The Foo Fighters, Alison Krauss and Union Station, Kwesi


Sunday 1st June 1997

BBC2 The O Zone Eurovision Special

revised repeat with Katrina and the Waves, Brotherhood of Man, Johnny Logan etc

ITV Wakey Wakey Rise and Shane!

Shane Richie looks at holiday camps with Status Quo, Cliff Richard

C4 The Monkees: Don’t Look A Gift Horse


Monday 2nd June 1997

C4 The Big Breakfast

Cathy Dennis


Wednesday 4th June 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Jon Secada

C4 Planet Hollywood

LeAnn Rimes


Thursday 5th June 1997

Carlton Videotheque

C4 Light Lunch

Kid Creole, Toyah, Gary Numan


Friday 6th June 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

NB yet another caretaker producer

from this show onwards only the top twenty chart is shown

Host: Jayne Middlemiss

Hanson - MMMBop

Gary Barlow - Open Road

Eternal & Bebe Winnans - I Wanna Be The Only One (had dropped from number one)

Gina G - Ti Amo

Rosie Gaines - Closer Than Close

promos - George Michael / Toby Bourke

Ronan Keating from Boyzone - chat

Radiohead - Paranoid Android (from Later)

C4 TFI Friday

U2 in A Grand Madness (interviewed in America),

The Bee Gees,

Jon Bon Jovi with Dave Stewart,

The Charlatans


Saturday 7th June 1997

BBC1 The O Zone

Ant and Dec

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Az Yet

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 11:00 pm - 12:00 am

Primal Scream, Suzanne Vega, Taj Mahal (not on), Placebo, Del Amitri, Jhella ? Jarm

C5 Night Fever

Karaoke show hosted by Suggs


Sunday 8th June 1997

C4 The Monkees: The Chaperone


Wednesday 11th June 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Del Amitri


Thursday 12th June 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 13th June 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Jo Whiley

Rosie Gaines - Closer Than Close (live vocals)

Wet Wet Wet - Strange (live)

En Vogue - Whatever

Skunk Anasie - Brazen

Eternal & Bebe Winnans - I Wanna Be The Only One (dropped from number one)

Jon Bon Jovi - Midnight In Chelsea (with Dave Stewart)

Hanson - MMMBop

promos - Red Hot Chilli Peppers

BBC2 The Simpsons: Brush With Greatness

Ringo Starr

C4 TFI Friday

Primal Scream

Cast

Wycliffe John & Refugee All-Stars


Saturday 14th June 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Possibly no musical guests

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 11:10 pm - 12:10 am

Massive Attack, Horace Andy, Echo and the Bunnymen, Erykah Badu, Roger McGuinn, Katherine Tickell, The Screaming Men, Mansun

LWT Barrymore

David Essex - Oh What A Circus

Meridian Helter Skelter

Content unknown

C5 Night Fever with Suggs


Sunday 15th June 1997

C4 The Monkees: pilot show


Monday 16th June 1997

ITV Turner Around The World 8:30 - 9:00 pm

Alisha’s Attic


Tuesday 17th June 1997

C5 Fame and Fortune: Kenny Rogers


Wednesday 18th June 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Monorail

ITV Gayle’s World 10:40 - 11:10 pm

Boy George

C4 Roseanne: Into The Good Night 9:05 - 10:00 pm

final show, theme by Blues Traveler and Phoebe Snow


Thursday 19th June 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 20th June 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

NB The first show with new regular Producer Chris Cowey

Host: Jayne Middlemiss

Lisa Stansfield - Never Gonna Give You Up

Supergrass - The Sun Hits The Sky

Eternal & Bebe Winnans - I Wanna Be The Only One (a capella version, another track that dropped from number one)

The Charlatans - How High

Blur - On Your Own (in USA)

The Pet Shop Boys - Somewhere (excerpt)

Del Amitri - Not Where It’s At

Finlay Quaye - Sunday Shining (live)

Hanson - MMMBop (repeat)

promos - Michael Jackson

C4 The Big Breakfast

Gun

C4 TFI Friday

Fun Lovin’ Criminals

Echo & The Bunnymen

Ocean Colour Scene

C4 Harry Hill

Billy Bragg - Agado


Saturday 21st June 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Gary Barlow, Lakiesha Berri

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC1 The O Zone

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland

Musical guests unknown

C5 Night Fever with Suggs


Sunday 22nd June 1997

C4 The Monkees: Monkees a la Carte


Monday 23rd June 1997

ITV Turner Around The World

911


Wednesday 25th June 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

The Wannadies

ITV Not Fade Away: Noddy Holder


Thursday 26th June 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 27th June 1997

BBC1 Radio 2 trailer with Phil Collins

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Jo Whiley

Ocean Colour Scene - Hundred Mile High City (live)

The Brand New Heavies - You Are The Universe

Blur - On Your Own (in USA) (repeat)

Primal Scream - Star - live

Cast - Guiding Star

Celine Dion - intro for Call The Man (promo)

Echo & Bunnymen - Nothing Lasts Forever (live)

promos - The Verve, Puff Daddy

BBC2 Glastonbury 97 12:45 - 1:50 am

Hosts: John Peel, Jo Whiley

Theme: Teenage Fanclub - Kickabout

Live - Supergrass, Prodigy, Reef, Beck, Smashing Pumpkins, Michael Frente (Sperhead)

Interviews - Kenickie, Audioweb, Placebo, My Life Story

C4 TFI Friday (last edition)

Paul McCartney

Michelle Gayle

Sharlene Spiteri


Saturday 28th June 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Host: Gary Barlow

BBC1 The O Zone

Savage Garden, Glastonbury

BBC2 Glastonbury 97 11:40 am - 12:20 pm

mostly repeats from previous night

Live and interview- Echo & Bunnymen,

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Glastonbury 97 11:00 pm -12:00 am

Live - cast, Ray Davies, Placebo, Finlay Quaye, Radiohead

BBC2 Glastonbury 97 12:40 - 2:30 am

Live - Radiohead, Ocean Colour Scene, The Sea Horses, Nenah Cherry, The Chemical Brothers, Jools Holland & The Rhythm and Blues Orchestra, Dodgy, Cast, Dubstar, Terrorvision, Sharon Shannon, Echo & Bunnymen, Shawn Colvin

Interviews - Saffron (Republica), The Orb

ITV ITV At The Phoenix Festival 3:35 - 4:30 am


Sunday 29th June 1997

BBC2 Fully Booked

911

BBC2 Glastonbury 97 12:00 - 1:00 pm cancelled

BBC2 Glastonbury 97 12:05 - 2:00 am

Host: Jools Holland

C4 The Monkees: I’ve Got A Little Song Here


Monday 30th June 1997

ITV Turner Around The World

Gary Barlow


Tuesday 1st July 1997

C4 Paul Weller Heavy Soul 13:00 pm - 12:00 am

NB Changing Man shown in trailer, but not in the final show


Wednesday 2nd July 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Musical guests unknown


Thursday 3rd July 1997

BBC1 Gloria’s Time Off With...

Cliff Richard

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 4th July 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Jayne Middlemiss

Ultra Nate - Free

The Pet Shop Boys - Somewhere (special filmed live clip)

Fun Lovin’ Criminals - Scooby Snacks

Paula Cole - Where Have All The Cowboys Gone (live vocals)

No Doubt - greeting from NYC intro to Just A Girl (promo)

Sarah - Ecuador

Ocean Colour Scene - Hundred Mile High City (live)

Puff Daddy - greeting, I’ll Be Missing You (promo)


Saturday 5th July 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Shaggy

BBC1 The O Zone

Musical guests unknown

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

ITV The Grimleys 10:50 - 11:50 pm

A one-off drama co-starring Neville Holder (Noddy Holder) as a music teacher. He plays a bit of Mama We’re All Crazy Now at the end

Meridian Rockmania 1:30 - 2:30 am (first in music and news show)

ITV ITV at the Phoenix Festival 3:25 - 4:20 am second show

Content unknown


Sunday 6th July 1997

BBC2 Fully Booked

Shaggy

C4 The Monkees: One Man Shy

C5 Wowfabgroovy 7:30 - 8:00 pm

pop quiz with Hank Marvin


Monday 7th July 1997

ITV Turner Round The World

Alexander O’Neal


Tuesday 8th July 1997

BBC2 Fresh Prince of Bel Air: The Wedding Show 6:00 - 6:25 pm

with Isaac Hayes


Wednesday 9th July 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Dubstar

BBC2 Gaytime TV 11:15 pm - 12:00 am

Andy Bell of Erasure


Thursday 10th July 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown

Meridian Planet Rock Profiles

Boyzone


Friday 11th July 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Zoe Ball

911 - Thr Journey

Alisha’s Attic - Air We Breathe

Teenage Fanclub - Ain’t That Enough (live)

Todd Terry - Something Going On (live vocals)

Sheryl Crow - A Change Will Do You Good (live at Glastonbury)

Ultra Nate - Free (live vocals)

promos - Oasis, Puff Daddy


Saturday 12th July 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Chaka Khan

BBC1 The O Zone

Peter Andre, Gary Barlow, Shaggy, Edwyn Collins

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

ITV The Jack Dee Show (repeat)

Seal - Kiss From A Rose

ITV Rockmania

Content unknown

ITV ITV at The Phoenix Festival

Content unknown


Sunday 13th July 1997

BBC1 The O Zone Spice Girls Special 4:30 - 5:00 pm

BBC2 Fully Booked

North and South, Gary Barlow


Wednesday 16th July 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Boyzone

C4 Snap 6:00 - 6:30 pm

Gary Barlow in Croatia


Thursday 17th July 1997

BBC1 U2 - A Year In Pop 11:35 pm - 12:25 am

Documentary about the recording of the Pop album

ITV Planet Rock Profiles 1:40 - 2:10 am

Bjork

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 18th July 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Jayne Middlemiss (in London studio), Jo Whiley (in Rotterdam)

Gala - Freed From Desire

Michael Jackson - History (live at Wembley)

Dubstar - No More Talk

U2 - sound check in Rotterdam, Last Night On Earth (promo)

Shaggy & Marcia - Piece Of My Heart

Oasis - D’You Know What I Mean

promos - Coolio

BBC1 U2 - Popmart Live 11:25 - 11:55 pm

live in the Feyenoord Stadium, Rottedam

C4 Harry Hill

Alvin Stardust


Saturday 19th July 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Edwyn Collins - The Magic Piper

BBC1 The O Zone

North and South, Backstreet Boys

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC1 The North Sea Jazz Festival 11:35 pm - 1:05 am

Ray Charles, The Legends with Eric Clapton

ITV The Jack Dee Show (repeat)

k d lang - I’m OK

Paul Weller - Stanley Road

ITV Rockmania

Content unknown


Sunday 20th July 1997

BBC2 Fully Booked

Boyzone

C4 The Monkees: One Man Shy


Monday 21st July 1997

BBC1 Classic Albums 11:20 pm - 12:25 am

The Jimi Hendrix Experience - Electric Ladyland

BBC1 Ned Kelly 1970 movie with Mick Jagger


Tuesday 22nd July 1997

BBC1 News

Versacci funeral service in Milan with Sting, Elton John

BBC2 The O Zone 7:10 - 7:30 pm

Free Tibet show in New York, Blur, Oasis, The Beastie Boys, U2, Oasis


Wednesday 23rd July 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Peter Cox


Thursday 24th July 1997

Carlton Videotheque

ITV Planet Rock Profiles

M People


Friday 25th July 1997

BBC1 Never Mind The Buzzcocks (repeat of compilation show)

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Zoe Ball

Ultra Nate – Free (repeat)

Oasis - D’You Know What I Mean (going down the chart)

Gary Barlow - greeting, So Help Me Girl (in USA and promo)

Changing Faces - Get Out

Robbie Williams - Lazy Days

The Sea Horses - Blinded By The Sun

Gala - Freed From Desire

promos - Puff Daddy

LWT Surprise Surprise

Kenny G

ITV Walkers Crisps ad with The Spice Girls


Saturday 26th July 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Possibly no musical guests

BBC1 The O Zone

Puff Daddy

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

ITV Rockmania

Content unknown


Sunday 27th July 1997

BBC2 The Girl Can’t Help It widescreen print

C4 The Monkees: Dance Monkee Dance

C5 JackDocherty Special 6:35 - 7:30 pm

Gary Barlow


Monday 28th July 1997

BBC1 Classic Albums 11:20 pm - 12:25 am

Paul Simon: Graceland

C4 News

Portishead in Roseland, NYC


Wednesday 30th July 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Olive

C4 Dirty Weekend: Backstage at the Phoenix 1:00 - 1:15 am

ITN News 5:40pm and 10:00 pm

Noel Gallagher at 10 Downing Street


Thursday 31st July 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown

C4 Midnight Underground: Bristol Vibes 1:55 - 2:15 am

the drum and bass scene in Bristol


Friday 1st August 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Mary Anne Hobbs

Boyzone - Picture Of You (repeat)

Backstreet Boys – Everybody (promo)

Merideth Brooks - Bitch

U2 - Last Night On Earth (promo)

Morrissey - Alma Matters

Universal – Rock Me Good

Reef – Yer Old

promos - Puff Daddy

ITV The Paul Ross Show 12:40 - 2:10 am (first editon)

Theme by Barry Adamson

Suede (not on), Gene

Meridian The Story of The Beach Boys: Summer Dreams

C4 King Of The Hill 10:30 - 11:05 pm (first episode)

music: Jeff ‘Skunk’ Baxter


Saturday 2nd August 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Wet Wet Wet

BBC1 The O Zone

Boyzone, Mark Owen, Merideth Brooks

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

ITV Rockmania

Content unknown


Monday 4th August 1997

BBC1 French and Saunders (repeat)

Dusty Springfield

BBC1 Classic Albums

Grateful Dead: American Beauty / Anthem of the Sun


Wednesday 7th August 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Lewis Taylor

BBC1 Airport

Bryan May


Thursday 8th August 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown

Meridian Planet Rock Profiles: Elastica


Friday 8th August 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Phil Jupitus

Peter Andre - All About Us

Notorious BIG / Puff Daddy etc - Mo’ Money (in Los Angeles)

The Levellers - What A Beautiful Day

Paul Weller - Brushed - live at Crystal Palace

North & South - Tarrantino’s New Star

Coolio - See You When You Get There (live)

Texas - Black Eyed Boy (live vocals)

promos - Puff Daddy

ITV The Paul Ross Show

Noddy Holder, Suede


Saturday 9th August 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Damage

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

ITV Rockmania


Monday 11th August 1997

BBC1 Classic Albums

Stevie Wonder: Songs In The Key Of Life


Wednesday 13th August 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Human Nature


Thursday 14th August 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown

BBC2 Fifty Years On 11:15 pm - 1:00 am

Indian independence show with Kula Shaker

ITV Planet Rock Profiles

Extreme


Friday 15th August 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Denise Van Outen

Merideth Brooks - Bitch (live vocals)

Wet Wet Wet - Yesterday (live vocals)

Olive - Outlaw

Mary J Blige - You Are Everything (live vocals)

The Wildhearts - Anthem (live)

Robyn - Do You Know

Kym Myzell - Young Hearts Run Free (live vocals)

Will Smith - intros Men In Black (promo)


Saturday 16th August 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Jai

BBC1 The O Zone

Elvis Presley special

BBC1 Songs And Visions 10:50 pm - 1:20 am

Wembley Stadium, London

k d lang, Rod Stewart, Jon Bon Jovi, Seal, Toni Braxton, Robert Palmer, Mary J Blige, Chaka Khan, Steve Winwood

BBC1 Top of the Pops R

BBC2 Follow That Dream Elvis Presley movie widescreen

BBC2 Jailhouse Rock Elvis Presley movie widescreen

BBC2 It Happened At The World’s Fair Elvis Presley movie widescreen

BBC2 Elvis - A Beginners Guide 5:35 - 5:45 pm

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2 5:45 - 6:35 pm

Host: Steve Wright

Elvis Presley covers special with Fine Young Cannibals, Alison Moyet, Mud, Cher, Bryan Ferry, Danny Mirror, The Ghetto People, The Pet Shop Boys, The Stylistics, Shakin’ Stevens, Z Z Top, plus Elvis on Dorsey Show and Ed Sullivan

BBC2 Arena: The Burger and The King 6:35 - 7:30 pm (repeat)

BBC2 Arena: Burroughs 10:40 pm - 12:10 am

with Frank Zappa

ITV A Date With Elvis 10:20 pm - 5:30 am

Host: Johnny Vaughan

10:25 Stars In Their Eyes - Elvis Special

11:25 A Date With Elvis clips and trivia

11:30 Love Me Tender movie

1:05 A Date With Elvis

1:10 Elvis - The Alternate Aloha Concert

2:25 A Date With Elvis

2:30 Elvis - The Movie

5:20 A Date With Elvis


Sunday 17th August 1997

BBC1 Viva Las Vegas Elvis Presley movie

BBC2 Fully Booked

No Mercy

C4 Summer Holiday Cliff Richard movie widescreen

BBC2 Everyman: Elvis and the Presleytarians 10:35 - 11:30 pm

ITV Rockmania


Monday 18th August 1997

BBC1 Classic Albums: The Band

BBC2 A Distant Trumpet movie with Bobby Bare


Tuesday 19th August 1997

BBC2 The Artist Formally Known as Captain Beefheart 11:15 pm - 12:10 am

BBC2 Some Yo Yo Stuff 12:10 - 12:20 am

Anton Corbijn’s film on Beefheart


Wednesday 20th August 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Connor Reeves

BBC1 Oasis - Right Here Right Now 10:55 - 11:35 pm

BBC1 Cool As Ice movie Vanilla Ice

BBC2 Edinburgh Nights

Geno Washington


Thursday 21st August 1997

BBC1 / ITN News

Oasis album release articles

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown

ITV Planet Rock Profiles: Erasure


Friday 22nd August 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Sarah Cawood

Chumbawumba – Tubthumping (live with different lyrics)

OTT – All Out Of Love (audience is sitting)

Livin’ Joy – Deep In You

Danni (Minogue) – All I Wanna Do

The Stereophonics – A 1000 Trees (live)

Mark Owen – I Am What I Am (live)

Suede – Filmstar

Will Smith – greeting, Men In Black (promo)

LWT Surprise Surprise

North and South


Saturday 23rd August 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Kavanah, Joe Cocker

BBC1 The O Zone

Ricky Martin

BBC1 Confessions

Ivor Twiddle (After The Fire)

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

ITV Rockmania

Cotent unknown


Sunday 24th August 1997

BBC1 Osmond Family Values 10:30 - 11:30 pm

Documentary

BBC2 Fully Booked

Kavana


Monday 25th August 1997 Bank Holiday

BBC1 David Copperfield 10:00 - 11:30 am

animated Dickens with voices of Julian Lennon, Sheena Easton

BBC1 Classic Albums

Fleetwood Mac: Rumours

BBC2 It’s Ulrika! 10:15 - 10:45 pm

The Lightning Seeds - You Showed Me


Tuesday 26th August 1997

BBC2 The O Zone 7:10 - 7:30 pm

Mariah Carey

BBC2 Big Dreams and Broken Hearts: The Dottie West Story 8:00 - 9:30 pm

Willie Nelson, Kenny Rogers, Larry Gatlin etc


Wednesday 27th August 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Gina G


Thursday 28th August 1997

BBC2 Bully: Ha Bloody Ha 9:25 - 10:05 pm

includes Cliff Richard

BBC2 Mercury Music Prize 12:00 - 2:30 am

Winners: Roni Size

ITV Planet Rock Profiles: Midge Ure

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown

C4 / ITN Report on George Harrison’s comments in La Figaro


Friday 29th August 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Jayne Middlemiss

Jon Bon Jovi – Queen Of New Orleans (live vocals)

Shola Ama – You’re The One

Conner Reeves – My Father’s Son

UB40 – Tell Me Is It True

Tina Moore – Never Gonna Let You Go

Symposium – Fair Weather Friday (live)

Chumbawumba – Tubthumping (live with obscured lyrics)

Will Smith – Men In Black (promo)

LWT Surprise Surprise

OTT


Saturday 30th August 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Louise

BBC1 The O Zone

Revised repeat of 26-8-97, plus Puff Daddy

BBC1 Mr Nanny 1992 movie with David Johanssen

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

ITV Rockmania


Sunday 31st August 1997

NB due to the sudden death of Diana, Princess of Wales, programming until 7th September was haphazard

C4 Dirty Weekend: Backstage at V97 11:10 - 11:40 am cancelled

backstage of festival with Pavement, Foo Fighters, Reef, Echobelly, The Bluetones, Echo & The Bunnymen, Placebo etc

BBC2 Reality Bites 1994 movie cancelled

BBC2 The Doors 1991 movie cancelled


Monday 1st September 1997

BBC2 Oasis Be Here Now (repeat probably cancelled)

Meridian The Loop 12:10 - 12:40 pm

Brighton’s Essential Music Festival

The Levellers, Dreadzone, Three Colours Dread, The Wannadies

ITV Helter Skelter

Born 2 Be, The Mutton Birds, Sister Sister


Tuesday 2nd September 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

Ibiza special

BBC2 A Little Later... With Jools Holland 11:45 pm - 12:05 am compilation


Wednesday 3rd September 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live (cancelled, the draw was done off camera)

Jewell

BBC2 A Little Later... With Jools Holland 11:45 pm - 12:05 am


Thursday 4th September 1997

BBC1 News

Elton John in America (Diana’s death / MTV awards)

BBC2 A Little Later... With Jools Holland 11:45 pm - 12:05 am

Content unknown

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown

ITV Planet Rock Profiles: Smashing Pumkins


Friday 5th September 1997

BBC1 News

Elton John at Westminster Abbey

BBC2 Top of the Pops 7:30 - 8:00 pm

NB changed channels to BBC2 due to news reports

Host: Zoe Ball

Mariah Carey – Honey

Ocean Colour Scene – Travellers (live)

Gen U Wine – When Doves Cry

All Saints – I Know

Hanson – Where’s The Love

Will Smith – Men In Black (promo)

George Michael – You Have Been Loved (from Unplugged)

BBC1 Freejack movie with Mick Jagger cancelled

ITV Genesis – Calling All Stations advert

LWT Surprise Surprise cancelled

Shakin’ Stevens, Michelle Gayle

C4 TFI Friday 1st of 40 6:00 - 7:00 pm

NB Regular show cancelled due to current events, clip show of bands put on instead interspersed with messages of grief about Diana’s death from viewers

Kylie Minogue due to appear


Saturday 6th September 1997

BBC1 / ITV The Funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales

Elton John - Candle in the Wind (re-written lyrics)

also in attendance Cliff Richard, George Michael, Chris DeBurgh

BBC1 The National Lottery Live cancelled

Elton John

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

ITV The Noise Special: Boyzone In Brazil 5:45 - 6:15 pm

ITV Rockmania

C5 Night Fever 6:50 - 7:45 pm (first in second series)

Suggs hosts Karaoke show


Sunday 7th September 1997

BBC1 Breakfast With Frost

Elton John

Meridian The Elvis Auction 3:10 - 4:10 pm

Boham’s, London

C5 Flock Rockin’ Beat 6:30 - 7:00 pm

about preparations for the Tribal Gathering, near Luton


Monday 8th September 1997

ITV Talking Telephone Numbers

Lisa Stansfield

Meridian The Loop

Dreadzone, The Levellers, The Wannadies etc


Tuesday 9th September 1997

BBC1 News Elton John and George Martin talk about Diana tribute

BBC2 The O Zone

Puffy Coombes, Kylie Minogue, Louise

BBC2 A Little Later...With Jools Holland


Wednesday 10th September 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Roachford

BBC2 A Little Later...With Jools Holland

Content unknown


Thursday 11th September 1997

BBC1 News

Elton John in USA

BBC2 A Little Later...With Jools Holland

Content unknown

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 12th September 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Mark Lamaar

Hanson – Where’s The Love

Cast – Live The Dream

Tina Moore – Never Gonna Let You Go (repeat)

Finlay Quaye – Even After All

Kavana – Crazy Chance 97

N Tyce – Come To Party

Mariah carey – Honey (repeat)

The Verve – The Drugs Don’t Work (promo)

C4 TFI Friday (first proper show in new series) 6:00 - 7:00 pm and repeat

Elton John – interview and two songs

Kylie Minogue

C5 Name That Tune

Host: Jools Holland


Saturday 13th September 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Grand Fiesta

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

ITV Rockmania

C4 Paul Weller - Heavy Soul (repeat)


Sunday 14th September 1997

BBC1 News

Jimi Hendrix blue plaque ceremony in London with Pete Townshend

BBC2 Reality Bites movie

BBC2 The Doors widescreen movie


Monday 15th September 1997

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks 10:00 - 10:30 pm (first in second series)

Panel: Jupitus, Hughes, Shaggy, Suggs, Mark Little, Marie du Santiago

Identity Parade – Sally Carr-Young (Middle of the Road), Len Tucky (Suzi Quatro)

ITV Talking Telephone Numbers

Lisa Stansfield

Merdian The Loop

as before

C5 Oasis: Mad For It 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Part one: The Press Story


Tuesday 16th September 1997

BBC1 Newsroom South East

Marc Bolan anniversary article

BBC2 The O Zone

Elton John, Louise

C4 Dandy In The Underworld 9:00 - 10:00 pm

Marc Bolan tribute

Howard Kaylan, Gloria Jones, Simon Napier-Bell


Wednesday 17th September 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Chris De Bugh

C4 News

KLF/JAMMs Fuck the Millennium event


Thursday 18th September 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown

Meridian Planet Rock Profiles

Bon Jovi

C4 Kris Kristofferson: Pilgrim 3:00 - 4:35 am

documentary profile


Friday 19th September 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Jayne Middlemiss

Elton John – Candle In The Wind 97 (live)

Ricky Martin – Mariah

Kylie Minougue – Kind Of Bliss

George Michael – You Have Been Loved (Unplugged)

The Sundays – Summertime (live vocals)

Sly & Robbie with Mick Hucknall – Night Nurse

Boys II Men – Four Seasons Of Loneliness (live vocals)

Mark Morrison – Who’s The Mack

C4 TFI Friday

Bjork, M People


Saturday 20th September 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Universal

BBC2 Perfect Day clip

Lou Reed etc, shown before Top of the Pops 2

BBC2 Desperately Seeking Donna 7:30 - 8:00 pm postponed from 9-9-97

Donna Lewis documentary

BBC2 Radio One Night

Host: Johnny Walker

9:00 The Radio One Story

narrated by David Essex – with Billy Bragg, Janie Jones, Holly Johnson, Status Quo

9:55 Our Tune

10:00 One-Hit Wonders

Althea and Donna, Typically Tropical, Herbie Flowers, Dr & The Medics, Norman Greenbaum (70 footage in UK), Ricky Valance (David Spencer), Arthur Brown, Tony Burrows

10:40 Our Tune

10:45 Six Go Mad In Somerset (repeat of documentary about the Radio One Roadshow)

11:35 Our Tune - Rick Wakeman

11:45 The Radio One Rap Show live simulcast with Radio One

12:00 - Roni Size and Reprazent live simulcast with Radio One

BBC2 Top of the Pops (repeat)


Sunday 21st September 1997

BBC1 Omnibus: The Film of Reves and Mortimer 10:25 - 11:20 pm

narrated by Sting

BBC2 Great Balls Of Fire movie

Jerry Lee Lewis biopic

ITV Rockmania

Content unknown

C4 The Legend Of The Tube (repeat of edition one)


Monday 22nd September 1997

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Panel: Jupitus, Hughes, Tony Wright (Terrorvision), Jeff Green, Edwyn Collins, Gary Barlow

Identity Parade – Eve Graham (New Seekers), Den Heggarty (Darts)

ITV Talking Telephone Numbers

Louise

Meridian The Loop

as before

C5 Oasis: Mad For It

Part two: The Family Story


Tuesday 23rd September 1997

ITV Network First: For The Love of Roy (Castle) 10:40 - 11:40 pm

Cliff Richard

C4 Moviewatch

Jon Bon Jovi interview about The Leading Man


Wednesday 24th September 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Deni Hines

C4 Music Of The Millennium 7:50 - 8:00 pm

Lisa Stansfield chooses a song


Thursday 25th September 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

at the summer festivals

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown

ITV Planet Rock Profiles

Wet Wet Wet


Friday 26th September 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Jo Whiley

Chumbawumba – Tubthumping (repeat 22-8-97)

Dario G – Sunchyne

Elton John – Candle In The Wind 97 (repeat 19-9-98)

Robbie Williams – South Of The Border (live vocals)

Tina Moore – Never Gonna Let You Go (repeat 29-8-97)

Bellini – Samba De Janiero

Sly & Robbie with Mick Hucknall – Night Nurse (repeat 19-9-97)

Blur - MOR

BBC2 Shooting Stars (first in third series)

Leo Sayer

C4 TFI Friday

Louise

Sleeper

The Sea Horses

Terry Hall


Saturday 27th September 1997

BBC1 Live And Kicking (first in new series)

Hosts: Zoe Ball, Jamie Theakston

Louise

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2 (first in new series)

Host: Steve Wright

Content unknown

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

The Spice Girls

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland (repeat 9-11-96)

ITV Spice Up Your Life 5:45 - 6:15 pm

The Spice Girls with Andi Peters

LWT An Audience With Elton John 9:00 - 10:30 pm

The Spice Girls, Cher, Sting, Ozzy Osbourne, The Pet Shop Boys, Kiki Dee etc

ITV Rockmania

Content unknown

C4 Legend Of The Tube (repeat)


Sunday 28th September 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

Blur in America

BBC2 The Country Music Awards 10:00 - 11:35 pm

Host: Vince Gill, with Sting, Tricia Yearwood, LeAnn Rimes, George Strait etc


Monday 29th September 1997

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Panel: Jupitus, Hughes, Richard Fairbrass, Neil Morressey, Billy Bragg, Sarah Blackwood (Dubstar)

Identity Parade – Toto Colelo, one other

ITV Talking Telephone Numbers

Robbie Williams

C5 Oasis: Mad For It

Part three: The Music


Tuesday 30th September 1997

C4 Music Of The Millennium 7:50 - 8:00 pm

Skin (Skunk Anansie)


Wednesday 1st October 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Jimmy Ray


Thursday 2nd October 1997

BBC1 Clive Anderson All Talk 10:20 - 11:00 pm

Paul McCartney interview - cancelled

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 3rd October 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Jamie Theakston

Oasis – Stand By Me

Elton John – Something In The Way (promo)

Bjork – Joga

Louise – All Around The World

No Doubt – Spider’s Web

M People – Just For You

Janet Jackson – Got Til It’s Gone

BBC2 The O Zone

Robbie Williams, Paul Weller

C4 TFI Friday

Morcheeba, Ash, Edwyn Collins

It’s You Letters – Fun Lovin’ Criminals, The Eels, Foo Fighters

C4 Music of the Millennium

Gary Barlow


Saturday 4th October 1997

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Eternal

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Content unknown

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

The Lighthouse Family

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 The Great Hunger 10:00 - 11:00 pm

The Life and Songs of Shane McGowan

Nick Cave, Sinead O’Connor, Christy Moore, Bono, Steve Earle, Billy Bragg

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland (repeat 16-11-96)

ITV The Noise Special: Boyzone in Brazil 5:20 - 5:45 pm

ITV Rockmania

Content unknown

C4 The Legend Of The Tube (repeat)

ITV Impulse ad with The Spice Girls


Sunday 5th October 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

C5 Oasis: There and Then 6:20 - 8:00 pm

1996 Manchester and London


Monday 6th October 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

The Spice Girls

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Panel: Jupitus, Hughes, Midge Ure, Shellie Poole (Alisha’s Attic), Math Priest (Dodgy), Graham Norton (comedian)

ID parade – Karel Fialka with Matthew, two from Tenpole Tudor

ITV Talking Telephone Numbers

The Spice Girls

ITV News

The Spice Girls in Spain


Tuesday 7th October 1997

C4 Music of the Millennium

Beth Otrton


Wednesday 8th October 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

98º


Thursday 8th October 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 10th October 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Mark Lamarr

Catch – Bingo

Lighthouse Family – Raincloud

The Seahorses – Love Me And Leave Me (live vocals)

Coolio – Oh La La (live vocals)

Roachford – The way I Feel (live vocals)

Eternal – Angel Of Mine

Backstreet Boys – As Long As Love Me

Elton John – Something In the Way (promo)

C4 TFI Friday

Coolio, Supergrass, Tony Bennett


Saturday 11th October 1997

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Peter Andre, Jimmy Ray

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Billy Ocean

BBC1 Top of the Pops R

LWT Another Audience With Freddie Starr

The Jordainaires


Sunday 12th October 1997

BBC1 Omnibus: Oscar

with Neil Tennant, Terry Hall

ITV Rockmania


Monday 13th October 1997

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Panel: Jupitus, Hughes, Mark Owen, Lisa I’Anson, Shovell (M People), Richard Fairbrass

Identity Parade: Doctor (of Dr & The Medics), Dan McCafferty (Nazereth)

ITV Talking Telephone Numbers

Jimmy Ray


Tuesday 14th October 1997

BBC1 News

Paul McCartney at the Royal Albert Hall for Standing Stone premier

BBC2 The O Zone

Jimmy Ray, Eternal, Supergrass

C5 Vanessa’s Day With...

Boy George


Wednesday 15th October 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Passion Star

ITN News

Paul & Linda at fashion show with Stella


Thursday 16th October 1997

BBC1 Newsroom South East

Paul McCartney at the HMV Store, Oxford Street

BBC1 Clive Anderson All Talk

Elvis Costello

BBC2 Hit, Miss or Maybe

taken from previous Live and Kicking

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 17th October 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Jayne Middlemiss

Clock – U Sexy Thing

Mansun – Closed For Business

Brand New Heavies – You’ve Got A Friend

Supergrass – Life In A Day

Eternal – Angel Of Mine

Sash – Stay

Janet Jackson – Got Til It’s Gone (repeat)

Elton John – Something In The Way (promo)

BBC2 Electric Circus

The Coors, Louise, The Spice Girls

C4 TFI Friday

The Supernaturals, Travis, Echo & The Bunnymen, Mark Owen


Saturday 18th October 1997

BBC1 Live And Kicking

911, Coolio

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

The Bee Gees

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Content unknown

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Billy Joel

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland repeat 25-11-96

ITV Rockmania

Content unknown

C4 The Best Of The Tube (repeat)


Monday 20th October 1997

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Panel: Jupitus, Hughes, Saffron (Republica), Brian Molko (Placebo), Bruce Dickinson, David Baddiel

Identity Parade: Poly Styrene, two from Guys And Dolls

ITV Talking Telephone Numbers

Peter Andre


Tuesday 21st October 1997

BBC1 BBC 75th anniversary (promo) with Sting

BBC2 The O Zone

Ash, 911

BBC2 Fresh Prince of Bel Air: Bourgie Sings The Blues

BB King


Wednesday 22nd October 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

China Black


Thursday 23rd October 1997

BBC2 Hit Miss or Maybe

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown

C4 Lee Scratch Perry - The Return of the Super Ape 12:10 - 12:40 am


Friday 24th October 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Jo Whiley

Tina Moore – Never Gonna Give You Up (repeat)

Aqua – Barbie

Ash – A Life Less Ordinary

Brand New Heavies – You’ve Got A Friend

Jimmy Ray – Are You Jimmy Ray?

Clock – U Sexy Thing (repeat)

Smash Mouth - Walking On The Sun

The Spice Girls – greeting, Spice Up Your Life (in New Dehli)

BBC2 The Simpsons: The Otto Show

Spinal Tap

C4 TFI Friday

The Bee Gees

The Charlatans

Black Grape

It’s Your Letters – Tony Bennett etc


Saturday 25th October 1997

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Dannii, The Supernaturals

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

Eternal

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Michael Bolton

BBC1 Top of the Pops R

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland repeat 30-11-96

ITV Rockmania

C4 The Best Of The Tube


Monday 27th October 1997

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks

Panel: Jupitus, Hughes, Louise, Matt Priest (Dodgy), Norman Blake (Teenage Fanclub), Jeff Green (comedian)

Identity Parade: 2 from Fuzzbox, 2 from The Wurzels

ITV Talking Telephone Numbers

Eternal, Bjorn Again

ITV The Gramophone Awards 10:40 - 11:40 pm

Paul McCartney presents award


Tuesday 30th October 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

Echo & The Bunnymen, Soul II Soul


Wednesday 29th October 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Gary Barlow

ITN News The Spice Girls with Vera Lynne at the Poppy day (promo)


Thursday 30th October 1997

BBC1 Clive Anderson All Talk

The Bee Gees interview (walk out after the host insults them)

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 31st October 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Mary Anne Hobbs

911 – Party People

N-Trance – Do You Think I’m Sexy

The Spice Girls – greetings, Spice Up Your Life (repeat of India clip)

Danii – Every Boy I Wanted

Double 99 – Ripgroove

Puff Daddy – Been Around The World

The Charlatans – Telling Stories

Aqua – Barbie (repeat)

BBC2 Shooting Stars

Adam Ant

BBC2 Electric Circus

Symposium, All Saints, Gary Barlow

C4 TFI Friday

Texas

Radish

Rialto

The Bee Gees (in sketch)


Saturday 1st November 1997

BBC1 Live And Kicking

North and South, Natalie Imbruglia

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

Musical guests unknown

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Content unknown

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Jon Bon Jovi

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 11:35 pm - 12:35 am

The Verve, Jewell, UB40, Roni Size Reprazent, Rickie Lee Jones

ITV ITV Champions of Sport Awards 9:00 - 10:35 pm

Wembley Arena, London

Louise, Robbie Williams

ITV Rockmania

Content unknown

C4 The Best Of The Tube (repeat)


Sunday 2nd November 1997

C4 The Sunday

Newspaper ad with The Spice Girls


Monday 3rd November 1997

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks (repeat of first edition 12-11-1996)

ITV Talking Telephone Numbers

Gary Barlow

C4 Seven Deadly Sins: Wrath 10:55 - 11:25 pm

Paul Kaye (Dennis Pennis) in spoof rock documentary


Tuesday 4th November 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

LeAnn Rimes, Fab!, Salt N Pepa

ITV Asda ad with Noddy Holder

C4 News

Paris public transport strike with Noel Gallagher


Wednesday 5th November 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

‘N Sync


Thursday 6th November 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 7th November 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Zoe Ball

Natalie Imbruglia – Torn

Peter Andre – Lonely

Backstreet Boys – As Long As You Love Me

Embrace – All You Good Good People (live in Abbey Road)

Michael Bolton – Best Of Love

Tony Braxton & Kenny G – How Could An Angel Break My Heart

Pulp – Help The Aged

Aqua – Barbie

BBC2 Electric Circus

Jon Bon Jovi

BBC2 Shooting Stars

Lisa Stansfield

C4 TFI Friday

The Cure

The Sundays

McAlmont & Arnold


Saturday 8th November 1997

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Gary Barlow

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

Musical guests unknown

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Confucius Says

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Content unknown

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 12:15 - 1:15 am

M People, Blackstreet, Embrace, Cast, Iarla O’Lionaird

ITV The Noise at MTV Europe Music Awards 5:20 - 5:45 pm

ITV The MTV Europe Music Awards 11:00 pm - 12:35 am

Ahoy Stadium, Rotterdam, hosted by Ronan Keating

The Spice Girls, U2, Bjork, L L Cool J, Aerosmith, Jon Bon Jovi, Skunk Anansie, The Backstreet Boys

ITV Rockmania

C4 The Best Of The Tube (repeat)


Sunday 9th November 1997

LWT The South Bank Show: Bjork 10:50 - 11:50 pm

C4 Wise Up 10:15 - 10:40 pm

Jarvis Cocker


Monday 10th November 1997

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks (repeat 26-11-96)

ITV Talking Telephone Numbers

Musical guests unknown


Tuesday 11th November 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

Mariah Carey, The MOBO Awards in London


Wednesday 12th November 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Jewell


Thursday 13th November 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 14th November 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Jayne Middlemiss

Natalie Imbruglia – Torn

Barbra Streisand & Celine Dion – Tell Him (promo), greeting by Celine Dion

PF Project with Ewan McGregor – Choose Life

Gary Barlow – Open Road

Moby – James Bond theme

Texas – Put Your Arms Around Me

Jon Bon Jovi – Janie Don’t You Take (live acoustic)

Aqua – Barbie Girl

ITN/C4 News

The Spice Girls get booed off stage in Barcelona

C4 TFI Friday

Ocean Colour Scene, Pulp, Metallica with Marianne Faithfull


Saturday 15th November 1997

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Five, Aaron Carter, Jarvis Cocker

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

Louise

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Kylie Monogue

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Content unknown

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 11:55 pm - 12:55 am

Aerosmith, Black Grape, The Lighthouse Family, Texas, Phil Campbell

ITV Rockmania

Content unknown

C4 The Best of The Tube (repeat)


Monday 17th November 1997

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks (repeat 3-12-96)

ITV Talking Telephone Numbers

Boyzone


Tuesday 18th November 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

Hanson, Todd Terry, Finlay Quaye

BBC2 The Larry Sanders Show

Beck


Wednesday 19th November 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

M People


Thursday 20th November 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown

ITV Planet Rock Profile: Def Leppard 2:10 - 2:40 am


Friday 21st November 1997

BBC1 Newsroom South East

Yoko Ono

BBC2 Top of the Pops 7:00 - 7:30 pm

Host: Jo Whiley

Hot Chocolate – You Sexy Thing (live vocals)

Ocean Colour Scene – Better Day (live)

Hanson – I Will Come To You

Pulp – Help The Aged

Connor Reeves – Earthbound

Metallica and Marianne Faithfull – Memory Remains

All Saints – Never Ever

Aqua – Barbie Girl

BBC1 Children In Need

Performances: Gary Bralow, 911, Jools Holland, Gary Glitter (cancelled), Lisa Stansfield, Boyzone, The Lightning Seeds, Louise, The Bee Gees, Steps

Greetings: The Spice Girls

Suggs’ karaoke show

C4 TFI Friday

Natalie Imbruglia, Paul Weller, Finlay Quaye

It’s Your Letters – The Bee Gees, Black Grape, The Cure


Saturday 22nd November 1997

BBC1 / ITN News

Reports on the death of Michael Hutchence of Inxs

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Lightning Seeds, Boyzone

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

Sister Sledge

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Contents unknown

BBC1 The Big Birthday Party 7:50 - 8:20 pm

National Lottery third birthday

Cliff Richard, Boyzone

BBC1 The Chase 1994 movie with Henry Rollins

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland 11:00 pm - 12:00 am

Portishead, The Seahorses, Tanya Donnely, The Seahorses, Faceless

ITV Del Amitri - No Better Location 1:55 - 2:50 am

ITV Rockmaina

C4 Brit Girls: Cilla 9:00 - 10:00 pm

with Ringo Starr, Beryl Marsden, Alison Moyet, Morrissey, Cathy Dennis, George Martin

NB Cilla Black Ltd threatened to sue programme producers Granada and Channel Four Television for allegedly tricking her into giving the interview for the show. She claimed she was led to believe it was a one-off special about her alone. Channel Four later apologise and the series “starts” two weeks later.

C4 The Best Of The Tube (repeat)


Sunday 23rd November 1997

C4 Wise Up 10:15 - 10:40 pm

Lauren Laverne (Kenickie), Columbia


Monday 24th November 1997

BBC1 This Is Your Life: Errol Brown

Bill Wyman, Mavis Smith (from Apple Records)

BBC1 News

Tom Jones talks about Michael Hutchence’s death

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks (repeat 10-12-96)

BBC2 The O Zone

Cast


Wednesday 26th November 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Bryan Adams


Thursday 27th November 1997

BBC1 etc News

Michael Hutchence funeral service

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 28th November 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Mark Lamaar

Louise – Let’s Go Round Again

Robert Miles & Kathy Sledge – Freedom

Mary J Blige – Missing You

Steve Houghton – Wind Beneath My Wings

Teletubbies – Say Eh-oh (promo)

All Saints – Never Ever

Errol Brown – You Sexy Thing (repeat)

Perfect Day (promo)

C4 TFI Friday

The Lightning Seeds

Catherine Wheel

Robbie Williams


Saturday 29th November 1997

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Hanson, Kylie Minogue

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

Bryan Adams

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Celine Dion

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Content unknown

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland

Paul Weller, Bjork, Carleeen Anderson, Superstar, Afro-Celt Sound System

LWT An Audience With The Spice Girls 7:30 - 8:30 pm

ITV Rockmania

C4 Brit Girls: Sandie Shaw 9:00 - 9:30 pm

NB cancelled because of Cilla Black’s threatened lawsuit, it it replaced with My Generation: Herman’s Hermits

C4 The Best of The Tube (repeat)


Sunday 30th November 1997

BBC1 Poll Winner’s Party 3:00 - 4:30 pm

Dockland London Arena

Hosts: Ant & Dec

The Spice Girls, Backstreet Boys, Hanson, Janet Jackson, Celine Dion, Louise, Boyzone, Eternal, Gary Barlow, Peter Andre, Republica, Texas

ITV Straight Up! 1:10 - 2:00 pm

with Louise Wenner, Sonia (Echobelly)

C4 Wise Up 10:15 - 10:40 am

Lauren Lavern (Kenickie)


Monday 1st December 1997

BBC1 Film 97

The Spice Girls interview

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks (repeat 17-1-97)

ITV Talking Telephone Numbers

Celine Dion, Chris de Burgh


Tuesday 2nd December 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

Lightning Seeds, Five, Smash Hits Poll Winners Party

BBC2 Best Friends: Pete and Keith 10:20 - 10:30 pm

Pete Waterman


Wednesday 3rd December 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Robbie Williams

ITV Des O’Connor Tonight (first edition)

Louise, Janet Jackson

ITV ITV at the Belfort Festival 3:20 - 4:10 am first of three from France

Silverchair, Baby Bird, Nenah Cherry, Smashing Pumpkins

C4 Blue Juice 1995 movie with Edwin Starr


Thursday 4th December 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 5th December 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Jayne Middlemiss

M People – Fantasy Island – (live vocals)

Kylie Minogue – Did It Again – live with three drag queens

The Verve – Lucky Man – Later with Jools Holland

Todd Terry & Shannon – It’s Over Love

Paul Weller – Mermaids – live

Gala – Let A Boy Cry – (live vocals)

Boyzone – Baby Can I Hold You - live

Perfect Day (promo)

BBC1 The Police In Concert 21:40 - 1:45 am

Synchronicity tour

C4 TFI Friday

All Saints

Faith No More

The Sea Horses


Saturday 6th December 1997

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Robbie Williams

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

The Lightning Seeds

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Mariah Carey

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Content unknown

BBC2 Later With Jools Holland

Jamiroquai, Ocean Colour Scene, Cornershop, Steve Earle, Kristen Hersh

LWT The Royal Variety Performance 8:30 - 11:00 pm

The Spice Girls, Celine Dion, Enya

ITV Rockmania

C4 Brit Girls: Marianne Faithfull 9:00 - 9:30 pm

NB “It’s not that good, they cut it down from 55 minutes” she told that week’s Radio Times

C4 The Adam and Joe Show 11:00 - 11:30 pm

Edwyn Collins

C4 The Best Of The Tube (repeat)


Sunday 7th December 1997

BBC1 Breakfast With Frost

NB David Frost’s nose begins to bleed during the introduction to the Paul McCartney interview

Paul McCartney

BBC1 The Lily Savage Show 10:05 - 10:35 pm

Elton John in sketch

C4 Wise Up

Ankilla

C4 Arthouse 11:05 pm - 12:10 am

Tricky documentary

C4 Tricky Live 12:10 - 10:10 am

Shepherd’s Bush Empire

C5 Last Show On Earth 5:00 - 7:00 pm

Environmental special with Elton John, Sting, Kate Bush etc


Monday 8th December 1997

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks (repeat 19-11-96)

ITV Talking Telephone Numbers

Mariah Carey

ITV ITV at the Belfort Festival 3:30 - 4:30 am

Radiohead, Stereophonics


Wednesday 10th December 1997

BBC1 Petrocelli: Music To Die By

Rick Nelson (Petrocelli defends country singer against charge of murder)

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

The Corrs

BBC2 The O Zone

Bjork, Beth Orton, Sting and Praz from The Fugees


Thursday 11th December 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 12th December 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Jayne Middlemiss

Janet Jackson – Together Again

The Seahorses – You can Talk To Me (live vocals)

Robbie Williams – Angel (live)

Sheryl Crow – Tomorrow Never Dies

Blackstreet – Can’t Buy Me Love

Fire – Slamdunk

All Saints – Never Ever

Teletubbies – Say Eh-oh (promo)

BBC1 Chris De Burgh in Concert 12:45 - 1:50 am

the Beautiful Dreams concert

C4 TFI Friday

Fun Lovin’ Criminals, Sheryl Crow, Foo Fighters


Saturday 13th December 1997

BBC1 Live And Kicking

Lighthouse Family

BBC1 Jim Davidson’s Generation Game

Kid Creole

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

Musical guests unknown

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Eternal

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Content unknown

LWT The British Comedy Awards 9:00 - 11:30 pm

Tom Jones

ITV Rockmania

Content unknown

C4 Brit Girls 9:00 - 10:00 pm

Sandie Shaw / Lulu

C4 The Adam And Joe Show

Symposium

C4 The Best Of The Tube (repeat)

C4 The Vibe 12:00 - 12:30 pm

Fab


Sunday 14th December 1997

ITV Sunday Live 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Leo Sayer

C4 Dirty Weekend: Backstage at V97 3:40 - 4:10 pm

Chelmsford, Essex, August 1997

Reef, Foo Fighters, Echobelly, Beck


Monday 15th December 1997

BBC1 Shogum Warrior 1991 movie with David Essex

BBC2 Never Mind The Buzzcocks (repeat 7-2-97)

ITV Talking Telephone Numbers

Possibly no musical guests

ITV At The Belfort Festival

Supergrass, Rollins Band, Noir Desir, Biohazard


Tuesday 16th December 1997

BBC2 The O Zone

The Spice Girls in Las Vegas


Wednesday 17th December 1997

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Musical guests unknown

ITV Des O Connor Tonight

The Spice Girls, Celine Dion


Thursday 18th December 1997

Carlton Videotheque

Content unknown


Friday 19th December 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops

Host: Jayne Middlemiss

Natalie Imbruglia – Torn (acoustic)

Robbie Williams – Angel (live)

Bryan Adams – Coming Back To You (live)

All Saints – Never Ever (live vocals)

U2 – greeting from Bono, If God Will Send (promo)

Chicken Shed – I’m In Love With The World

Teletubbies – Say Eh-oh (promo)

ITV CITV Awards 3:50 - 5:10 pm

Boyzone, Eternal, Peter Andre

ITV Richard & Judy

Roy Wood – I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday

C4 Rikki Lake

La Bouche

C4 TFI Friday

Sting, Morrissey, Space


Saturday 20th December 1997

BBC1 Live And Kicking

The Spice Girls

BBC1 Noel’s House Party

Musical guests unknown

BBC1 The National Lottery Live

Possibly no musical guests

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 The British Country Music Awards 12:40 – 1:40 pm

USA: Dolly Parton, Vince Gill, Glen Campbell, Billy Ray Cyrus, Sara Evans, Dale Watson, Kathy Chiavola

UK: Cheap Suits, Adam Cauldwell, Phil Pope’s Death By Country

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Content unknown

ITV A Mom For Christmas 1990 TV movie

Olivia Newton John

ITV Rockmania

Content unknown

C4 Brit Girls: Girls On Top 8:30 – 9:00 pm

Beryl Marsden, Helen Shapiro, Twinkle, P P Arnold, Millie, Billie Davis


Monday 22nd December 1997

BBC2 Shooting Stars

Mark Owen

C4 Ant & Dec

Roy Wood – I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday

C4 Allure perfume ad

Chrissie Hynde - State of Independence


Wednesday 24th December 1997 Christmas Eve

BBC1 Joy To The World 12:00 – 1:00 pm

Cliff Richard

BBC1 The Spice Girls On Top Of The Pops 5:30 – 6:00 pm

BBC2 Arena: Banana 10:20 – 11:20 pm

John Cale

ITV Des O’Connor Tonight

Musical guests unknown

C5 Behind The Scenes Of Spice World – The Movie 5:30 – 6:00 pm


Thursday 25th December 1997 Christmas Day

BBC1 Top Of The Pops 1:15 – 2:15 pm

Hosts: Zoe Ball, Jo Whiley, Jayne Middlemiss

Eternal & Bebe Williams – I Wanna Be The Only One

Hanson – Mmm Bop

Chumbawumba – Tubthumping (repeat)

Gala – Freed From Desire

Sarah Brightman & Andrea Bocelli – Time To Say Goodbye

Natalie Imbruglia – Torn

Sash – Megamix

Shona Ama – You Might Need Somebody

Ultra Nate – Free

All Saints – Never Ever

Texas – Say What You Want

Aqua – greeting from Washington, Barbie Girl (repeat)

Elton John – greeting, Something In The Way You (live in concert)

The Spice Girls – Too Much

BBC1 The Flintstones 1994 movie with The B52’s

ITV Paul McCartney Flaming Pie silent ad 10 sec

ITV Spice Up Your Christmas 4:45 – 5:50 pm

The Spice Girls Live in Istanbul, Turkey October 1997

ITV 1997 World Music Awards (repeat)

C5 Paul McCartney Standing Stone 10:30 am – 12:05 pm

C5 Moonwalker Michael Jackson movie

C5 100% - Abba Special (quiz show) 6:00 – 6:30 pm

C5 Night Fever – Abba Special 7:00 – 7:55 pm


Friday 26th December 1997 Boxing Day

BBC1 Paul McCartney Standing Stone – The Documentary 12:10 – 1:00 pm

BBC1 Unplugged – Oasis (repeat)

ITV Dame Edna Kisses It Better 9:00 – 10:00 pm

Cliff Richard


Saturday 27th December 1997

BBC1 Top of the Pops (repeat)

BBC2 Top of the Pops 2

Content unknown

ITV CITV Awards (repeat)

Boyzone, Eternal, Peter Andre

ITV Rockmania

Content unknown

C4 Joe Cocker – Have A Little Faith (repeat)


Sunday 28th December 1997

BBC1 Gospel According To Cliff 6:15 – 7:00 pm

Cliff Richard live at Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham

BBC1 The Rhythm Of Life 1: 11:25 pm – 12:15 am

George Martin

BBC1 Unplugged: George Michael 12:15 – 1:05 am

C4 Nobody Does It Better – The Music Of James Bond 10:15 – 11:15 pm

John Barry, David Arnold, David McAlmont, Jarvis Cocker, Amii Mann, Martin Fry etc

C5 Paul McCartney in conversation with Sir David Frost 11:35 am – 12:50pm


Monday 29th December 1997

BBC1 The Rhythm Of Life 2: 11:20 pm – 12:10 am

George Martin

BBC2 Merry Mind The Buzzcocks 10:00 – 10:40 pm

Panel: Jupitus, Hughes, Boy George, Noddy Holder, Jonathan Ross, Louise Wenner

ID parade: Stuart Tosh from Pilot, A member of The Wombles (without the suit on)

BBC2 Cambridge Folk Festival 12:15 – 12:55pm

33rd festival, July 1997

Host: Jools Holland

ITV Talking Telephone Numbers

Musical guests unknown

ITV Freddie Starr Show 8:00 – 9:00 pm

Status Quo, Leo Sayer


Tuesday 30th December 1997

BBC2 Cambridge Folk Festival

Jackson Browne, Afro-Celt Sound System, Richard Thompson & Christine Collister, Kate Campbell, Primer Band, Hayes & Cahill


Wednesday 31st December 1997

BBC1 End Of The Year Show

Errol Brown

BBC1 Hogmany Live 12:10 – 1:00 pm

Capercalie

BBC2 Cambridge Folk Festival

Fluke, Steve Earl, London Gospel Community Choir

BBC2 Jool’s Hootnanny 11:55 pm – 1:15 am

Sam Brown, Gabrielle, Fun Lovin Criminals with Ian McCulloch, B B King, Dave Gilmour, Jewell, Shaun Ryder, Blur, Ahmet Ertegun

BBC2 The Best Of Glastonbury 97 1:15 – 2:35 am

ITV Des O’Connor

Musical guests unknown

ITV Happy New Year Live From Edinburgh Hogmany 11:00 pm – 12:30 am

Texas, Space, The Saw Doctors

C4 TFI 1998 11:00 pm – 12:15 am

Ocean Colour Scene, Chuwumbawumba, Sharleen Spiteri, Mark Owen

C4 Meat Loaf Live At The Neighborhood 5:00 – 6:00 am