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Bob Langley , Donny MacLeod , David Seymour , Marian Foster and Jan Leeming present their pick of the activities, music, personalities and talking-points of the day - live from the entrance hall of the BBC Broadcasting Centre in Birmingham including
Anything for a Laugh
Editor TERRY DOBSON
Narrated by BRIAN CANT
Story: Rainbow Pavement written by HELEN CRESSWELL illustrated by SHIRLEY HUGHES Presenters this week
Carol Chell , Derek Griffiths
with Bernard Cribbins
Mortimer's Tie by JOAN aiken
Another adventure about Arabd Jones and her pet raven, Mortimer. This time Mortimer finds a diamond ring and as a reward the entire Jones family, including Mortimer, are invited to cruise to Spain on the maiden voyage of The Queen of Bethnal Green-with disastrous results.
Today: Found - One Diamond
John Noakes , Peter Purves and Lesley Judd explore one of the world's first commuter waterways 9,000 miles from the Blue Peter studio, and take part in a Hash Chase-a sweltering five-mile slog through jungle and quicksand.
Designer PAUL ROBERTSON
Assistant editor JOHN ADCOCK Editor BIDDY BAXTER
by BRIAN FINCH
A series of seven programmes 1: That Darned Kid!
When Aunt Mattie dies Peter Potter expects to inherit The Picture Palace. Cousin Reggie is determined to find and destroy the Will, but he has reckoned without the 'terror of the nine-pennies.'
Designer PETER MAVIUS Producer JOHN BUTTERY Director TONY HARRISON
Told by Richard Briers and Peter Hawkins
Written by grange calvelit Animation BOB GODFREY
Kenneth Kendall ; Weatherman
The British are Coming
Villagers of Boxford, in Suffolk, decided to celebrate the American bicentenary by accepting an invitation to spend two weeks with the people of Boxford, Massachusetts. They stayed in the homes of their American hosts - and Nationwide reporter Bernard Falk went with them. Tonight: the first of five special films.
Preceded by Your Region Tonight
(Regional details as Tuesday)
Written by RAYMOND ALLEN starring Designer
Producer michael MILLS
A series in 16 episodes 2: Expectations by PAULA MILNE starring
Fiona Fullerton , Angela Bruce with Scott Anthony , Richard Caldicot
Pat has a fella; a patient whom she likes ... and a background ...
Adviser CHRISTINE GREEN , srn. HV Designer MYLES LANG
Producer RON CRADDOCK Director DEREK MARTINUS BBC Birmingham
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The Doomsday Doodlebug
America has a revolutionary new weapon that changes the arms balance and threatens all the attempts by the United States and Russia to agree to limit their nuclear strength. The Cruise Missile can travel thousands of miles to hit a target within a few feet, yet is cheap enough to be mass produced.
Tom Mangold reports on a weapon that has fearsome implications and which now blocks the strategic arms limitation talks.
Producer jonN PENYCATE Editor PETER PAGNAMENTA
with Kenneth Kendall ; Weather
A season of films starring the internationally acclaimed British actor.
Tonight also starring Sylvia SymS Barrister Melville Farr is well aware of the risk to his career and his marriage when he decides to unmask a blackmailing gang whose victims are all homosexuals -for Farr himself is a potential victim.
Director bash, DEARDEN
. Films: page 10
returns to the air with Denis Tuohy and John Timpson in the studio for Tonight's daily look at some of the people and topics that provoke, entertain or worry us all.
The Kennedy Interview \
In the first of a series of regular Monday interviews
Ludovic Kennedy questions
Cardinal George Basil Hume, Archbishop of Westminster, , about his hopes, his doubts, and his job.
Editor CHRISTOPHER CAPRON