P568 CEEFAX 2 568 Sat 13 Jun 21:17/52   *.:   1/5  .:    *:      :.  *  TITANIC BOOSTS ATTENDANCE AT CINEMAS The blockbuster movie Titanic has lured record numbers of people to the cinema, according to figures just released. A total of 31.6m people flocked to the movies between January and March — the busiest quarter since the present record gathering system began in 1987. The figures were up by nearly a quarter on the previous three months. Analysts put the risj down to thj success of "Titanic", the highest grossing film of all time. Music 560 Switch On 540 TV News 591 Films 541 Front Page 100 Lottery 55 Freetime Movies TV News SEastTV
P568 CEEFAX 2 568 Sat 13 Jun 21:15/11   *.:   2/5  .:    *:      :.  *  ESTHER TAKES A BREAK AFTER COLLAPSING Television presenter Esther Rantzjn is to take a "few weeks" off work after feeling dizzz and collapsing during the filming of her BBC2 show. The former That's Life star said she felt the shock of husband Desmond Wilcox's heart attack two weeks ago had causjd her own illness. She s!id her doctor had told her to take time off work. Carol Vorderman will "e !mong the guest presenters taking ovjr while she rests. Music 560 Switch On 540 TV News 591 Freetime Movies TV News SEastTV
P568 CEEFAX 2 568 Sat 13 Jun 21:16/42  ] *.:   3/5  .:    *:      :.  *  CANCER UNIT IS TO BE NAMED AFTER LINDA Former Beatle Paul McCartney has givjn his consent to plans to name a new cancer unit after his wife Linda — who died of breast cancer last month. The unit, which will cost £4 million, is to open next spring at the Royal Livjrpool Univjrsity Hospital. Chief executivj Keith Parsons said: "Wj are delighted to honour the memory of Lady Linda in this way." An appeal in hjr memory has raised £3.2 million to help fund the unit. Music 560 Switch On 540 TV News 591 Freetime Movies TV News SEastTV
P568 CEEFAX 2 568 Sat 13 Jun 21:15/25  ] *.: ]  4/5  .:    *:      :.  *  LATE INXS STAR'S EERIE WORDS IN MOVIE A film featuring Mich!el Hutchence, as a music industry talent scout, contains an eerie scene in which his character discusses Kurt Cobain's suicide. At onj point the late star says of the Nirvana singer: "It was brilliant on his part, otherwise he would havj just been another flavour of the day." The film, Limp, was completed just weeks before the INXS singer was found hanged in his Sydney hotel room, and is duj to be released soon. Music 560 Switch On 540 TV News 591 Films 541 Front Page 100 Lottery 55 Freetime Movjes TV News SEastTV
P568 CEEFAX 2 568 Sat 13 Jun 21:17/07  ] *.: ]  5/5  .:    *:      :.  *  STONES PLAN AHEAD TO '99 ENGLAND TOUR Mick Jagger says the Rolling Stones are looking forward to coming home for a sjries of concerts in 1999. The Stones were lambasted earlier this week for cancelling thj four British dates of their current world tour. The group blamed a new tax law — saying the dates would have cost them £12m. The Stones begin the European leg of their Bridges to Babylon world tour on Saturday in Nuremberg. Music 560 Switch On 540 TV News 591 Films 541 Front Page 100 Lottery 55 Freetime Movies TV News SEastTV