With MAGGIE HENDERSON and FRED HARRIS
Music by PETER GOSLING and DAVE MOSES
Devised and produced by MICHAEL COLE
Executive producer cynthia FELGATE
A lively new look at words and letters with DONALD GEE and BOB HOSKINS
Script BARRY TOOK
Adviser CATHERINE MOORHOUSE Director BARBARA DERKOW
Producer DAVID HARGREAVES
Book (same title), fl.00, from bookshops
A series of 12 programmes
Noel Edmonds invites you to join a nationwide swap of news and views with the Stars, the Experts and the Collector of the Week.
If you've got anything you want to swap, phone NOEL on 01-288 8055. The lines are open from 9.30 today.
9.35* Super Hero Hong Kong Phooey and his very necessary assistant Spot the police cat.
News Swap with John Craven
Swaporama with Keith Chegwin the Roving Swapman
Every week KEITH will be out and about somewhere in Britain. Have your swap ready because he may be down your street.
Swap of the Pops
Meet HARPO, guitarist and walking-stick collector. Later on, phone in and chat to FLINTLOCK.
Top Ten Swap with Valley of the Dinosaurs
The adventures of the Butler family, stranded in a tropical jungle.
DR WHO and SARAH JANE defy Mandragora Energy and call into Swap Shop.
Become a Luxnousologist, and swap light bulbs with Britain's one and only collector, 15-year-old PETER GARDINER
Swap Snacks with Delia Smith
Meet Kevin Moreton , star of Striker.
So, if you want to swap, ring NOEL on [number removed]or send a postcard to: Multi-Coloured Swap Shop, BBC Television Centre, Wood Lane, London W12 8QT.
Designer PHILIP LINDLEY Director IAN Oliver
Producer ROSEMARY gill
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Introduced by Frank Bough
BOB WILSON introduces this week's action from Europe, and brings you up-to-date with the latest news of this afternoon's matches in England and Scotland.
The World Orienteering Championships
' The Thought Sport' or ' Cunning Running ': two of the slogans used to describe Orienteering; in fact, it is like a car rally on foot.
Based near Aviemore, Scotland, this year's William Younger World Championships attracted both male and female competitors from 22 nations who were tested, physically and mentally, over courses laid out through some beautiful
. rugged countryside.
Reporter CHRIS BRASHER
1.35; 2.5; 2.35; 3.5* Racing from
1.45 Crown Plus Two Apprentice Championship Handicap Stakes (Round 17) (2m 28yds)
2.15 Vernons Sprint Trial Stakes (6f)
2.45 Sydney Sandon Handicap Stakes (7f 40yds)
3.15 Brooke Bond Oxo Ladies' Championship Final Handicap (1¼m 131yds)
Commentators JULIAN WILSON and JIMMY LINDLEY
1.50; 2.20; 2.50; 4.30*
Crown Green Bowls from Blackpool
The Tom Thumb Champion of Champions Trophy Competition
A fl,000 first prize awaits the winner from today's 16 competitors who have qualified for this rtchestever tournament on Blackpool's famous Waterloo Hotel Green. Commentators TONY GUBBA and HARRY RIGBY
Rugby League from Bradford
Bradford v St Helens
Today's outstanding League match. Commentator EDDIE WARING
4.40* Final Score
12.35 Football Focus; 1.5 Orienteering
1.35 Racing; 1.50 Bowls
2.5 Racing; 2.20 Bowls
2.35 Racing: 2.50 Bowls
3.5 Racing: 3.20 Rugby League
3.45 Football half-times
3.50 Rugby League
4.38 Bowls; 4.40 Final Score
* Timings may be changed by events Television presentation:
Football FOCUS TERRY LONG
Orienteering JOHNNIE WATHERSTON and PAUL LANG
Racing NICK HUNTER
Crown Green Bowls DAVID KENNING Rugby League KEITH PHILLIPS
Grandstand producer BRIAN VENNER Editor ALAN HART
playing cat and mouse in The Flying Cat
Created by WILLIAM HANNA and JOE BARBERA
Taste of Melon
The Gray brothers have mixed feelings when rich city boy Harley Mason , with his own horse, moves to the village and tries to join their ' tree-house ' club.
A WALT DISNEY production
Director BYRON PAUL
Starring Tom Baker
A four-part story by Bob Baker and Dave Martin
The Doctor and Sarah Jane return to the 20th century - and encounter a sinister menace from primeval times...
Bruce Forsyth with Anthea Redfern
Family couples from all over the country compete in a test of their general knowledge, skill and ingenuity.
Orchestra conducted by RONNIE HAZLEHURST Programme associates BARRY CRYER TONY HAWES
Designer BOB COVE Director ALAN BOYD
Producer ROBIN NASH
by John Hawkesworth starring Gemma Jones as Louisa with John Cater as Starr
A series of 15 programmes
By the spring of 1902 Louisa's hotel, the Bentinck, has become the toast of London and she herself is the vital spark which fires the heart of society. Her food is exquisite, her wine superb, and her wit and personality can be matched by none. But can this idyllic state of affairs last forever? One night her favourite guest, Charlie Tyrrell, gives a private dinner party which dramatically alters the course of both their lives.
Signature tune composed by ALEXANDER FARIS
Cookery adviser MICHAEL SMITH Lighting DUNCAN BROWN
Designer RAYMOND CUSICK
Executive producer RICHARD BEYNON
Producer JOHN HAWKESWORTH Director BILL BAIN
Mrs Belinda Travers:
A country Peer:
starring Ronnie Corbett and Ronnie Barker and their guest
With NORMAN BEATON
ALEC BREGONZI , CHRISTINE DONNA JOHN OWENS , MICHAEL REDFERN
JOSEPHINE TEWSON , JOHNNY WADE THE FRANK AND PEGGY SPENCER
Written by IAN DAVIDSON , SPIKE MULLINS DICK VOSBURGH AND BARRY CRYER
Musical director RONNIE HAZLEHURST Sound MICHAEL MCCARTHY
Lighting WARWICK FIELDING Designer STEVE BROWNSEY Producer TERRY HUGHES
Tough and rough - but likeable and friendly. Two young cops walk a tightrope in the world of crime
A special feature-length programme from the series starring David Soul and Paul Michael Glaser and Las Vegas Strangler
Fifth victim. Behind the bright lights of the famous Las Vegas Strip a vicious killer waits. He has already strangled four glamorous young girls.
Starsky and Hutch are assigned to work undercover in an attempt to catch the psycopath. But Hutch is very angry when he discovers why they have been specially picked for the job.
with Angela Rippon Weather
Introduced by Jimmy Hill
Action: highlights from two of today's Football League matches with commentators BARRY DAVIES and JOHN MOTSON
Analysis: JIMMY HILL puts the replay spotlight on the men and the moves that mattered today.
News: the late-night round-up of the day's soccer with the League tables and the Score-Draw Check. Goal of the Month: the result of the September competition.
Producers JOHN MCGONAGLE
MARTIN HOPKINS , MIKE MURPHY Series producer ALEC WEEKS Editor JONATHAN MARTIN
Conversation and entertainment with Michael Parkinson and his guests of the week.
Music by HARRY STONEHAM Director COLIN STRONG
Producer RICHARD DREWETT