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Today's Information: April

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April 2007

Monday 30 April

  • Inheritance Tax
  • Today is the last day to sign the Downing Street petition to scrap inheritance tax.

  • Post Natal Depression
  • The Royal College of Midwives has found that post natal depression may be more prevalent than previously estimated.

  • Kate Adie
  • Kate presents a new documentary looking at adopted children seeking to trace their birth parents: BBC1, 9.15am, everyday from 30th April to 4th May.


    Friday 27 April

  • Alcohol Concern

  • The Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

  • 'Allo 'Allo

  • The old team are reunited for one final episode featuring Gorden Kaye and Vicki Michelle (Rene and Yvette) Saturday 27 May, BBC Two at 9.00pm

  • The Underdog Show

  • Former Breakfast Time presenter Selina Scott and Chump were the winners of the Underdog Show. If you are interested in adopting any of the dogs, or would like information on other dogs wanting homes please log on to the Dogs Trust website:




    Thursday 26 April

  • Clostridium Difficile

  • You can find out more about the infection Clostridium Difficile

  • The Apprentice
    You can get regular updates throughout the new series from the programme's website - and we meet the latest evictee - each week on Breakfast.

  • Dennis Haysbert
    Is the star of Goodbye Bafana, which comes out on 11 May - the film is based on the memoirs of Nelson Mandela's prison guard

  • EastEnders

  • Keep up to date with the latest news from the square as Kevin and Denise prepare to get married.


    Wednesday 25 April

  • National Bullying Helpline

  • To contact the National Bullying Helpline call:
    0845 22 55 787

  • National Gardens Scheme

  • Find out more about the National Gardens Scheme in England and Wales.

  • Bill Oddie/bees

  • CEMACH report

  • Maxwell/Patricia Hodge

  • Patricia Hodge stars alongside David Suchet in the forthcoming BBC drama 'Maxwell'. She plays his long suffering wife Betty. BBC Two Friday 4 May, 9.00pm


    Tuesday 24 April

  • Eurovision 2007

  • Find out more about Scooch - the UK's contender in the 2007 Eurovision Song Contest.

  • Cancerbackup

  • You can get help and advice from Cancerbackup for cancer patients.

  • Spiderman 3


  • Monday 23 April

  • Lloyd Scott
  • This morning Lloyd completed the London marathon dressed as Indiana Jones and pulling a 300 pound boulder. He was running for 'The Unicorn Theatre' and 'First Step'.

  • English Wine
  • Wanted: Can of Spam

  • 'Who Do You Think You Are? LIVE' and 'The Museum of Brands' are asking the public to delve through the darkest corners of their pantries to help find some of the nations most loved brands and bring them along to 'The National History Show' happening at Kensington Olympia, London over the May Bank Holiday (5th-7th May 2007).

  • Heart disease

  • Every 15 minutes someone dies as a direct result of physical inactivity. Yet just 30 minutes of activity a day will help stave off heart disease and other illnesses, the British Heart Foundation is launching a new poster campaign.


    Future School

    Leslie Grantham/Dad's Army
    Once known as Dirty Den, the actor Leslie Grantham is to play private Joe Walker in the stage adaptation of Dad's Army.



    Friday 20 April

  • Energy Watch

  • You should contact the watch dog Energy Watch if you've been over charged on your British Gas bills.
    Helpline: 08459 06 07 08

  • Kim Medcalf

  • Former EastEnders star Kim (who played Sam Mitchell) is taking over the role of Sally Bowles in Cabaret, at the Lyric Theatre.

  • Hugh Bonneville
    Stars in Diary of a Nobody which is part of the Edwardian season, y - BBC Four, Tuesday 24 April at 9.00pm


    Thursday 19 April

  • All About Me
  • Is a one-off drama exploring themes of donor insemination, genetic inheritance, the damage of secrets and lies, and the relationship between nature and nurture. It's on BBC One, Friday 19 April, 2.05pm. You can also gat help from the following organisations:

  • The Apprentice
    You can get regular updates throughout the new series from the programme's website - and we meet the latest evictee - each week on Breakfast.


    Wednesday 18 April

  • Mischa Barton

  • Is the new face of the Skin Awareness for Everyone Campaign.

  • The Underdog Show

  • Find out more about the Underdog Show starring Julian Clary - BBC news presenter Mishal Hussain is in the latest programme, but will she be voted off?


    Tuesday 17 April

  • Internet Watch Foundation
  • More information from the Internet Watch Foundation - the organisation which aims to get images of child abuse removed from the web.

  • International League for the Protection of Horses

  • Super foods

  • Read Susannah Streeter's super foods blog from our main story.

  • Mum's Army

  • Professor Penny Summerfield from the University of Manchester has co-written a book called: 'Contesting home defence: men, women and the Home Guard in the Second World War'.

  • Les Dennis

  • Is making a special appearance in Holby City: BBC One, 8.00pm Tuesday 17 April.


    Monday 16 April

  • Bumblebees

  • Find out more about our item on bumblebees from the Bumblebee Conservation Trust.

    The trust has details about sending pictures of your Bumblebee sightings on its website. The e-mail address is:
    enquiries@bumblebeeconservationtrust.co.uk

  • Don McCullin

  • The photographer Don McCullin is supporting a 5m appeal by Oxfam to help the suffering in Chad and Darfur.

  • Jane Tomlinson

  • Celebrating another milestone in her fund-raising, Jane's book about living with terminal cancer is now available in paperback 'You Can't Take It With You', ISBN-10: 1-416-51136-9, Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd (UK). Jane and her husband, Mike, have just launched a new charity run in Leeds.

  • Edwardian Supersize Me

  • Starts on Monday 16 April, BBC Four, 9.00pm . Giles Coren and Sue Perkins dress, live, eat and drink like Edwardians. Their food, cooked by Sophie Grigson, is taken from an Edwardian housekeeping book. Can they stomach it?

  • Living Normally

  • The book that celebrates "normal houses" - with their clutter, their mismatching furniture and their trinkets on the mantelpiece. 'Living Normally - Where life comes before style' by Trevor Naylor, Photographs by Niki Medlik, ISBN 0 500 513503, Thames and Hudson


    Friday 13 April

  • Sally Gunnell

  • Is supporting a campaign to encourage fitness for all the family.

  • Sylvia Syms/Help the Aged

  • Sylvia Syms joins the cast of EastEnders, and is backing the Big Spring Walk for Help the Aged.


    Thursday 12 April

  • Super foods

  • Breakfast reporter Susannah Streeter has been finding out more about super foods

  • The Apprentice
    You can get regular updates throughout the new series from the programme's website - and we meet the latest evictee - each week.


    Wednesday 11 April

  • Super foods

  • Breakfast reporter Susannah Streeter has been finding out more about super foods

  • Age Concern/claiming benefits

  • Dog House
    Is a three part BBC One series - it starts on Wednesday 11 April at 10.45pm. Five unruly, disruptive teenagers embark on an emotional journey of transformation, learning how to train assistance dogs for disabled people.

  • Gill Hicks (7/7 survivor)

  • One survivor of the 7/7 Russell Square bombing who lost both legs and wasn't expected to live has written her memoirs 'One Unknown' (ISBN 9781405099899) Publisher: Pan Macmillan (UK)

  • BAFTA TV nominations
  • The nominations are announced on Wednesday 11 April.

  • June Whitfield
  • Is appearing in a new revival of Leonard Bernstein's musical 'On The Town' at the ENO in London


    Tuesday 10 April

  • Super foods

  • Follow Breakfast reporter Susannah Streeter's progress as she tries a diet of super foods.


    Thursday 5 April

  • Mobi-Guides

  • Dan Snow was on the programme today talking about mobile phone tour guides. These can downloaded onto your mobile or video ipod and watched as you tour some of London's finest sites.

  • The Apprentice
    You can get regular updates throughout the new series from the programme's website - and we meet the latest evictee - each week.

  • The Masters

  • Chris Hollins is at the US Masters golf championships in Augusta.

    Wednesday 4 April

  • Patsy Palmer

  • The actress who played Bianca in EastEnders has published her biography - All of Me (pub Hodder and Stoughton)

  • James Taylor

  • Is currently touring and you can find out more from his official website.

  • George Gently

  • Martin Shaw and Lee Ingleby star in the new BBC One detective drama: Sunday 8 April, 9.00pm


    Tuesday 3 April

  • The Masters

  • Chris Hollins is at the US Masters golf championships in Augusta.

  • The Underdog Show

  • Find out more about the Underdog Show starring Julian Clary.


    Monday 2 April

  • Michaela Strachan

  • Michaela has a new DVD: 'Elephant Diaries' - the hugely popular BBC One series

  • Anthony Horowitz

  • The successful children's author has a new book: The Power of Five: Night Rise' is the third (in a five part series) of his horror books

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