P698 ORACLE 698 Sat25 Apr C4 2100:01  1/6        ORACLE is the teletext    service you receive when    you press the 'TEXT'    button on ITV and    Channel 4.        ORACLE is like a    newspaper - we offer    everything from news to    chess, from kids jokes    to horoscopes. Unlike a    newspaper, ORACLE is    never out of date...             3    Main Index 400 Competitions 691 Press Red for an explanation of Fastext
P698 ORACLE 698 Sat25 Apr C4 2100:10 2/6 FAST, FIRST, FRED Unlike a newspaper ORACLE pages can be  updated by our 1 2   journalists every few   seconds - a newspaper 4 5  with thousands of  editions every day! 7 8 9 ORACLE is created by a 0 team of over 100  journalists, engineers   and keyboard operators.    ORACLE pays its way with  the money it makes from  advertising - there is     no charge to readers.  Main Index 400 Competitions 691 Press Red for an explanation of Fastext
P698 ORACLE 698 Sat25 Apr C4 2101:00  3/6    ORACLE consists of hundreds of   'pages' offering you hundreds of   subjects.       To find what you want use either   the front page on 100 or the   complete index on page 199 (ITV)   or 699 (C4).     DID YOU KNOW?        ORACLE offers you a    minute by minute   WORLD CLOCK...on   page 329 (ITV)     1 2 3      3   4 5 6   Main Index 400 Competitions 691 Press Red for an explanation of Fastext
P698 ORACLE 698 Sat25 Apr C4 2101:00  4/6  ^   Many ORACLE pages are 'multipages'.   This means that, once you have   dialled into the page you will   automatically receive a sequence of   related pages, for example   Newsround on page 119.     At the top right of all multipages   there is an indicator showing you   how many pages are in the sequence   and which page in that sequence you   are reading. On this       page the indicator is   above the flashing   arrow.     Use the 'HOLD' key   1 2 3  to 'stop' a multipage     3   4 5 6   Main Index 400 Competitions 691 Press Red for an explanation of Fastext
P698 ORACLE 698 Sat25 Apr C4 2101:10  5/6    My set is broken!   Occasionally you may find that   some or all of the lines on a page   are jumbled like this:     Occasionally \|| $ fi{d that@so^&     This is not caused by ORACLE's   atrocious spelling or typing - it   is most commonly caused by slight   mis-tuning of the set.     If adjusting the tuning doesn't   help the fault could be caused by   a mis-directed aerial or your   local transmitter temporarily   operating on reduced power.      3   Main Index 400 Competitions 691 Press Red for an explanation of Fastext
P698 ORACLE 698 Sat25 Apr C4 2100:01 6/6 HOW TO USE ORACLE: Pressing the TEXT button on ITV or Channel 4 takes you into ORACLE. All pages have a three figure number. Pages 100 to 399 are on ITV, while pages 400 to 699 are on C4.             ITV  C4      100 to  400 to   399  699        3   4    Main Index 400 Competitions 691 Press Red for an explanation of Fastext