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: Nai Zindagi Naya Jeevan

Produced and presented by MAHENDRA KAUL Director ASHOK RAMPAL (Birmingham)
(Repeated: Wednesday BBC2 10.35 am)

Contributors

Presented By: Mahendra Kaul
Director: Ashok Rampal

: Mary, Mungo and Midge

Printing

: Carry on Learning

A series of five programmes 2: Search It Out!
' The wife kept telling me to go to the library instead of buying books. I found out they've got a better selection and it cost me nothing.' (Lorry driver)
How to use the public library to find facts and ideas.
Presented by BOB HOULTON Producer TONY MATTHEWS
(Repeated: Wednesday 7.5 pm BBC2) Book (same title) 85p, from bookshops

Contributors

Presented By: Bob Houlton
Producer: Tony Matthews

: Ensemble

A 24-part French course for beginners on tv and radio: 2
Director TERRY DOYLE
Producer TONY ROBERTS
Radio programmes: Wed 7.0 pm (R3 medium wave) and Sun 3.0 pm (R4 VHF) Book 1 (same title), £1.30; record 1,
11.73, or cassette 1, £2.81, from bookshops

Contributors

Director: Terry Doyle
Producer: Tony Roberts

: Bellamy - on Botany!

A series of ten programmes: 2
DAVID BELLAMY looks for the remains of vanished lakes and finds himself up to his neck In the Mire
Producer DAVID CORDINGLEY
Book (same title) to be published on 16 October, £1.50 from bookshops

Contributors

Unknown: David Bellamy
Producer: David Cordingley

: Seeing and Believing

A two-part programme
11.0 Joy School
LEONARD PEARCEY at the Salvation Army School of Music for Girls at Sunbury Court finds the students making music and singing with JOY WEBB and THE JOY FOLK
11.35 Birmingham Cathedral CAROLE RAYMOND and VERY REV BASIL MOSS talk about the new embroidery hanging and the 19th-century windows of St Philip's Cathedral.
Producer R. T. BROOKS

Contributors

Unknown: Leonard Pearcey
Unknown: Carole Raymond
Unknown: Basil Moss
Producer: R. T. Brooks

: Measurement in Education

A series of five programmes 2: What's in a Norm?
ALAN LITTLE examines the principles with Junior School children.
Producer DAVID ALLEN
Book (same title), 85p, from bookshops

Contributors

Producer: David Allen

: Avventura

A 25-part Italian course for beginners and near-beginners: 2
Director TERRY DOYLE
Producer TONY ROBERTS
Book (same title), fl.00; records 1 and 2, 11.20 each, or cassettes 1 and 2, 12.70 each, from bookshops

Contributors

Director: Terry Doyle
Producer: Tony Roberts

: Out of the Rut

Ten programmes for men and women thinking of changing jobs. 2: In the Event of an Accident ... with JOHN TIMPSON and JOHN and MARGET KORVING
Series producer BRYN BROOKS
Book (same title) 11.50, from bookshops

Contributors

Unknown: John Timpson

: Farming

Introduced by DAVID RICHARDSON 50 Years with the Greyface
Cumbrian JOE RAINE runs an integrated hill and lowland farm system, and he's been breeding sheep for 50 years.
Producer JOHN KENYON (Birmingham)
Weather for farmers

Contributors

Introduced By: David Richardson
Unknown: Joe Raine
Producer: John Kenyon

: Making Toys

A series of ten programmes presented by AUDREY STEPHENSON 2: Floor Toys
Big chunky wooden toys for crawling children, and pullalongs for those just beginning to walk.
Series editor PETER RIDING Producer RON BLOOMFIELD
Book (same title) £1.20, from bookshops

Contributors

Presented By: Audrey Stephenson

: News Headlines

: Sunday Adventure Film: Lives of a Bengal Lancer

starring Gary Cooper with Franchot Tone, C. Aubrey Smith India : a young lieutenant of the Bengal Lancers is captured by a rebel border chief.... Director
HENRY HATHAWAY
. Films: page 7

Contributors

Unknown: Gary Cooper
Unknown: C. Aubrey Smith India
Unknown: Henry Hathaway
Lt McGregor: Gary Cooper
Lt Forsythe: Franchot Tone
Major Hamilton: C Aubrey Smith
Lt Stone: Richard Cromwell
Colonel Stone: Guy Standing
Tania: Kathleen Burke
Mohammed Khan: Douglass Dumbrille
Hamzulla Khan: Monte Blue
Emir of Gopal: Akim Tamiroff
Grand Vizier J: Carrol Naish

: Disco

Terry Wogan as Chairman with Tim Rice and Roger Scott heading teams of guest celebrities. A live group will be featured.
Programme associate richard WILLCOX Director RICK GARDNER
Producer TERRY HENEBERY

Contributors

Director: Rick Gardner
Producer: Terry Henebery

: Fox Terror

: Alias Smith and Jones

starring Ben Murphy as Jones and Roger Davis as Smith with guest stars John Russell Brett Halsey , Lane Bardbury The Day the Amnesty Came Through

Contributors

Unknown: Ben Murphy
Unknown: Roger Davis
Unknown: John Russell
Unknown: Brett Halsey

: Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em

Written by RAYMOND ALLEN with Michael Crawford as Frank and Michele Dotrice as Betty Fulton Mackay as Fowler Michael Gwynn as Wing Cdr Day
Action by HAVOC. Designer BRYAN ELLIS Producer MICHAEL MILLS

Contributors

Written By: Raymond Allen
Unknown: Michael Crawford
Unknown: Michele Dotrice
Unknown: Betty Fulton MacKay
Unknown: Fowler Michael Gwynn
Designer: Bryan Ellis
Producer: Michael Mills

: Ballet Shoes

Based on the novel by NOEL STREATFEILD
Dramatised in six parts by JOHN WILES : part 2
Sylvia has had to take in boarders to make ends meet. One of them, Theo, has arranged an audition for the girls at the Academy of Dancing where she works.

Contributors

Novel By: Noel Streatfeild
Dramatised By: John Wiles
Make-Up Artist: Cherry Alston
Script Editor: Alistair Bell
Designer: Antony Thorpe
Producer: John McRae
Director: Timothy Combe
Posy: Sarah Prince
Pauline: Elizabeth Morgan
Nana: Barbara Lott
Petrova: Jane Slaughter
Sylvia: Angela Thorne
Mr Simpson: Terence Skelton
Theo Dane: Joanna David
Madame Fidolia: Mary Morris
Pianist: Martin Goldstein
Teacher: Bridget Kelly
Dr Jakes: Sheila Keith

: News

Weather BILL GILES

: On the Move

with Donald Gee, Bob Hoskins, and this week Polly James
A lively new look at words and letters.
Script Barry Took
Adviser Catherine Moorhouse
Director Barbara Derkow
Producer David Hargreaves
Rpt: Thurs 12.15 pm, and Sat 10.25 am
Adults wanting help with reading can ring [number removed] or send their name, address and telephone number to: On the Move, [address removed]
Book (same title) £l.00, from bookshops.
New readers begin here: pages 11-15

Contributors

[Actor]: Donald Gee
[Actor]: Bob Hoskins
[Actress]: Polly James
Script: Barry Took
Adviser: Catherine Moorhouse
Director: Barbara Derkow
Producer: David Hargreaves

: Anno Domini

presented by Colin Morris
The Greatest Story Ever Retold Franco Zeffirelli , director ' Not another hippy Jesus ' Anthony Burgess , writer ' Christ the tiger '
Robert Powell , actor ' A kind of Svengali'
Interviews with the three men responsible for the planned epic TV series on the life of Christ.
Producer MALCOLM STEWART Editor PETER ARMSTRONG
Repeated tomorrow: 12.20 pm

Contributors

Presented By: Colin Morris
Unknown: Franco Zeffirelli
Unknown: Anthony Burgess
Unknown: Robert Powell
Producer: Malcolm Stewart
Editor: Peter Armstrong

: Ted Moult

appeals on behalf of the Askrigg Foundation which aims to provide a residential centre in Wensleydale so that young people from crowded cities can learn of real country life.
Donations, preferably by crossed +PO or cheque, to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Ted Moult

: Songs of Praise

from St Patrick's Parish Church, Coleraine, Co Londonderry with united choirs of the town and district, including DOMINICAN COLLEGE, PORTSTEWART and COLERAINE ACADEMICAL INSTITUTION. Organist REGGIE PATTERSON
Introduced by EDGAR BOUCHER Conductor REGGIE MCCAY
Blessing 'CANON WILLIAM BENSON
Producer MOORE WASSON (BBC Northern Ireland)

Contributors

Organist: Reggie Patterson
Introduced By: Edgar Boucher
Conductor: Reggie McCay
Unknown: Canon William Benson
Producer: Moore Wasson

: Poldark

A romantic serial in 16 parts based on the novels by WINSTON GRAHAM Part 2 by JACK PULMAN
Elizabeth is married to Francis. Ross has lost interest in himself and Nampara. But a generous act at Redruth Fair starts a chain of events which change his life.
Script editor SIMON MASTERS Make-up MAGDALEN GAFFNEY Designer OLIVER BAYLDON Producer MORRIS BARRY
Director CHRISTOPHER BARRY

Contributors

Unknown: Jack Pulman
Unknown: Francis. Ross
Editor: Simon Masters
Unknown: Magdalen Gaffney
Designer: Oliver Bayldon
Producer: Morris Barry
Director: Christopher Barry
Margaret: Diana Berriman
Ross Poldark: Robin Ellis
Card player: Raymond Farrell
Talbot: Raymond Young
Francis Poldark: Clive Francis
Card dealer: John Dallimore
Francis's friend: Oliver Gilbert
Prudie: Mary Wimbush
Verity Poldark: Norma Streader
Jim Carter: Stuart Doughty
Jud: Paul Curran
Mrs Martin: Maryann Turner
Zacky Martin: Forbes Collins
Jinny Martin: Gillian Bailey
Ox owner: Ken Plested
Stallholder: David Shaw
Demelza: Angharad Rees
Mrs Teague: Jane Hilary
Captain Blarney: Jonathan Newth
Charles Poldark: Frank Middlemass
Elizabeth Poldark: Jill Townsend
Tom Carne: Don Henderson
Carne's brother: Dan Gillan
Fiddler: Billy Miller

: Film of the Week: Master of the Islands

starring Charlton Heston
Tina Chen , Geraldine Chaplin John Phillip Law Returning to Hawaii with a cargo of cheap Chinese labour, Whip Hoxworth learns that his grand-father has died, leaving control of the family shipping business to his cousin Micah Hale. Unwilling to work for the prissy Micah, Whip returns home to his inheritance - a vast tract of dry, barren land.
Director TOM GRIES Films: page 7

Contributors

Unknown: Charlton Heston
Unknown: Tina Chen
Unknown: Geraldine Chaplin
Unknown: John Phillip
Unknown: Micah Hale.
Director: Tom Gries
Whip Hoxworth: Chari/ron Heston
Nuyk Tsin: Tina Chen
Purity Hoxworth: Geraldine Chaplin
Noel Hoxworth: John Phillip Law
Micah Hale: Alec McCowen
Mun Ki ;: Mako
Milton Overpeck: Don Knight
Fumiko: Miko Mayama
Mei Li: Virginia Ann Lee
Queen Liliuokalani: Naomi Stevens
American Minister: Harry Townes
Kai Chung: Khigh Dhiegh
Foo Sen: Keye Luke
Dr Whipple Sr: James Gregory
Janders: Lyle Bettger

: News

with Richard Whitmore ; Weather

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Whitmore

: Omnibus

Introduced by Humphrey Burton Anatomies
Images in the work of John Donne (1572-1631) starring Richard Pasco as Donne
The Age of King James I - courtly, extravagant, cruel. John Donne , poet, wit and notorious lover of women has become the most celebrated preacher of his day, a star performer. But even as he confesses publicly to the sins of his youth, the images in his sermons consistently refer back to his poetry, some of the greatest celebrations of erotic love in the English language.
In this film the church itself becomes the setting for a series of memories from Donne's past which, he confesses, haunt him as he prays ... 'A memory of yesterday's pleasures ... an anything, a nothing, a fancy, a chimera in my brain.'
Film cameraman JOHN HOOPER Film editor PAUL HUMFRESS
Executive producer MIKE WOOLLER Director LESLIE MEGAHEY
(Richard Pasco is an Associate Member of the Royal Shakespeare Company) Preview: page 15

Contributors

Introduced By: Humphrey Burton
Unknown: John Donne
Unknown: Richard Pasco
Unknown: John Donne
Unknown: John Hooper
Producer: Mike Wooller
Director: Leslie Megahey
Unknown: Richard Pasco

: The Black Man in Britain -1550; 1950

2: Landfall - life in the black dockland communities of cities like Cardiff and Liverpool, approximately 1900-1938.
Executive producer JOHN RADCLIFFE Producer TONY LARYEA

Contributors

Producer: John Radcliffe
Producer: Tony Laryea








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