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: Nai Zindagi Naya Jeevan

A magazine for Asian viewers

: Barnaby

Barnaby wants to leave the circus and return to the forest.
English version by MICHAEL GRAFTON-ROBINSON

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Grafton-Robinson

: Contact

Ten programmes for physically disabled people 3: Plugging the Gaps
CORBET WOODALL and JILL
LUMB see how two voluntary organisations, in Rugby and Bangor (North Wales), are trying to overcome deficiencies in statutory provisions for disabled people. Comments by PROF PETER TOWNSEND (Disability Alliance)
Series producer IAN WOOLF Producer CHARLES PASCOE

Contributors

Unknown: Corbet Woodall
Unknown: Prof Peter
Producer: Charles Pascoe

: Conversazioni

A second-stage Italian language series: ten programmes looking at Italy today. 3: Politica
Producer MADDALENA FAGANDINI
Book (same title), 11.80, from bookshops

: The Role of the Nurse

A series of ten films for student nurses.
3: In the Operating Theatre
Most nurses associate the operating theatre with high drama. In fact it is a rather quiet business-like place, where everyone knows their duties.
Director ROBERT ALBURY
Producer RON BLOOMFIELD

Contributors

Director: Robert Albury
Producer: Ron Bloomfield

: Sunday Worship

Meeting Place
In this second visit to Bethany Baptist Church, Rhiwbina, Cardiff, GERRY Monte is joined by THE RT HON GEORGE THOMAS , MP, Speaker of the House of Commons, and other Christians who offer friendship to others.
GARTH HEWITT sings about Friendship. Service conducted by THE REV GWYNFRYN THOMAS
Director huw BRIAN WILLIAMS
Producer JOHN STUART ROBERTS Series producer R. T. BROOKS BBC Cymru/Wales

Contributors

Unknown: Gerry Monte
Unknown: George Thomas
Unknown: Garth Hewitt
Unknown: Gwynfryn Thomas
Unknown: Brian Williams
Producer: John Stuart Roberts
Producer: R. T. Brooks

: The Health Show

A series of ten programmes
Look good and feel good with MIRIAM STOPPARD and TERRY WOGAN.
3: The regular experts, AL MURRAY and DIANA MACADIE , are joined this week by GEOFFREY SMITH , the gardener, and dentist MARSH MIDDA.
Producers RON BLOOMFIELD, MICHAEL GARROD

Contributors

Unknown: Miriam Stoppard
Unknown: Terry Wogan.
Unknown: Al Murray
Unknown: Diana MacAdie
Unknown: Geoffrey Smith
Unknown: Marsh Midda.
Unknown: Michael Garrod

: Having a Baby

A Parents and Children series of 15 programmes: 6
Claire Rayner Answers Your 100 Questions on Pregnancy, 95p, from bookshops

: The 60 70 80 Show

IRENE THOMAS and ROY HUDD visit ' Fircones ', a remarkable Birmingham organisation run by retired people for retired people - truly Friends-in-retirement.
Producer BRIGIT BARRY (Repeated: Thursday 3.25 pm)

Contributors

Unknown: Irene Thomas
Unknown: Roy Hudd
Producer: Brigit Barry

: Farming

With DAVID RICHARDSON
JOHN CHERRINGTON , PHILIP WRIXON
Producer JOHN KENYON. BBC Birmingham
Weather for farmers BILL GILES

Contributors

Unknown: David Richardson
Unknown: John Cherrington
Unknown: Philip Wrixon
Producer: John Kenyon.
Unknown: Bill Giles

: Other People's Children

4 series of 19 programmes for childminders. 16: Toy Time
Home-made toys in action, and how to make them. ROMA LEAR demonstrates.
Presented by BRIAN REDHEAD
Producer SUZANNE DAVIES
Series producer DAVID ALLEN
(Repeated: Tuesday, BBC2, 2.15 pm; Thursday BBC1, 10.45 am)

Contributors

Presented By: Brian Redhead
Producer: Suzanne Davies
Producer: David Allen

: On the Move

A lively look at words and letters with DONALD GEE, BOB HOSKINS and GAY HAMILTON
PATRICIA HAYES
POLLY JAMES , ROSEMARY LEACH
NORMAN ROSSINGTON , MARTIN SHAW
NIGEL STOCK
Script BARRY TOOK
Director BARBARA DERKOW
Producer DAVID HARGREAVES (Repeated: Thursday 12.35 pm)
Adults wanting to help with reading can ring [number removed]or send their name, address and telephone number to: On the Move, [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Bob Hoskins
Unknown: Patricia Hayes
Unknown: Polly James
Unknown: Rosemary Leach
Unknown: Norman Rossington
Unknown: Martin Shaw
Director: Barbara Derkow
Producer: David Hargreaves

: News Headlines

: British Film Comedy: Further Up the Creek

starring
David Tomlinson , Frankie Howerd When HMS Aristotle is to be sold the crew seize their opportunity to turn the final voyage into a one-way pleasure cruise.
Director VAL GUEST
. Films: page 17

Contributors

Unknown: David Tomlinson
Unknown: Frankie Howerd
Fairweather: David Tomlinson
Bosun: Frankie Howerd
Jane: Shirley Eaton
Mrs Galloway: Thora Hird
President: Eric Pohlman
Barker: Lionel Jeffries
Perkins: Lionel Murton
Bates: Sam Kydd

: The Discoverers

A series of six programmes with David Attenborough
During the last 200 years enthusiasts have travelled the world, often risking their lives, in the scientific search for undiscovered animals and plants.
1: The Green Adventurers
Research BARBARA KINDRED
Producer MOLLY cox

Contributors

Unknown: David Attenborough

: Laurel and Hardy

in Oliver the Eighth

: Man and Boy

A series of five programmes
The Man - Mike Kendall - and the Boy - Simon King - explore the British countryside.
3: An Island off Pembrokeshire
Film editor CHARLES ALDRIDGE
Director john KING. BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown: Mike Kendall
Unknown: Simon King
Editor: Charles Aldridge
Director: John King.

: The High Chaparral

The Last Hundred Miles

: News

Weatherman

: Nicholas Nickleby

by CHARLES DICKENS ; dramatised in six parts by HUGH LEONARD. Part 6
Noggs is convinced he is on the verge of discovering information regarding Ralph Nickleby 's unsavoury past. Nicholas has enlisted Kate's help in a last-minute attempt to prevent a marriage taking place between Madeline and the odious Mr Gride.
Script editor ALISTAIR BELL Designer GRAHAM OAKLEY Producer BARRY LETTS
Director CHRISTOPHER BARRY

Contributors

Unknown: Charles Dickens
Unknown: Hugh Leonard.
Unknown: Ralph Nickleby
Unknown: Mr Gride.
Editor: Alistair Bell
Designer: Graham Oakley
Producer: Barry Letts
Director: Christopher Barry
Ralph Nickleby: Derek Godfrey
Arthur Gride: Paul Curran
Mr Walter Bray: Dennis Edwards
Madeline Bray: Patricia Brake
Nicholas Nickleby: Nigel Havers
Kate Nickleby: Kate Nicholls
Mrs Nickleby: Hilary Mason
Do Cto: John Forbes-Robertson
Smike: Peter Bourke
Newman Noggs: Robert James
Wackford Squeers: Derek Francis
Frank Cheeryble: David Griffin
Peg Sliderskew: Liz Smith
Tim Linkinwater: Preston Lockwood
Charles Cheeryble: Raymond Mason
Edwin Cheeryble: John Hewer
Brooker: Alan Collins
Policeman: John Dunbar
Termagant: Mary Quinn
Mr Alfred Mantalini: Malcolm Reid
Miss La Creevy: Patsy Smart

: Songs of Praise

Tonight's programme comes from Jedburgh Old Parish Church, Roxburghshire, where local - choirs and congregations include people from this Scottish border town, who have been talking to MICHAEL BARRATT about their life, faith and the hymns they've chosen.
Praise to the Lord (Lobe den Herren); I to the hills will lift mine eyes (French): By cool Siloam's shady rill (Belmont): Awake, my soul (Morning hymn): Christ whose glory; Behold! the mountain (Glasgow); Feed us now; 0 God, our help (St Anne): The Lord's my Shepherd (Crimond)
Conductor BRIAN BONSOR Organist JOHN BENNETT
Film director ANDREW BARR Producer RALPH SMITH
Series producer RAYMOND SHORT

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Barratt
Organist: John Bennett
Director: Andrew Barr
Producer: Ralph Smith

: Jubilee

The sixth of a series of 13 plays reflecting life in the last 25 years. Honor Blackman, Roland Culver Renee Asherson in Wind of Change
I by DAVID BUTLER
1960-61: I've spent the last week with the lawyers and the tax wallahs. They won't budge ... We're going to have to sell Castle Meryon.'
Make-up ANN BRIGGS
Script editor MERVYN HAISMAN
Designer SALLY HILKE
Producer PIETER ROGERS
Director VALERIE HANSON

Contributors

Unknown: Roland Culver
Unknown: Renee Asherson
Unknown: David Butler
Unknown: Ann Briggs
Editor: Mervyn Haisman
Designer: Sally Hilke
Producer: Pieter Rogers
Director: Valerie Hanson
Stephen: Jeremy Clyde
Lady Harriet: Honor Blackman
Mrs Emsworth: Valerie Lush
Jamie: Mark Rogers
Hilde: Jane Lowe
Connie: Zuleika Robson
Lester: Bob Sherman
Uncle Cedric: Roland Culver
Sam Rigby: Ronald Herdman
Lady Maude Birt: Renée Asheron
Sir Harry Birt: Gerald James

: The Good Life

by JOHN ESMONDE and BOB LARBEY starring
Richard Briers. Felicity Kendal and Penelope Keith with Paul Eddington The Weaver's Tale
Financial solvency finds Tom with a £10 float
Music by BURT Rhodes
Designer PAUL MUNTING
Producer JOHN HOWARD DAVIES

Contributors

Unknown: John Esmonde
Unknown: Richard Briers.
Unknown: Penelope Keith
Unknown: Paul Eddington
Music By: Burt Rhodes
Designer: Paul Munting
Producer: John Howard Davies
Barbara Good: Felicity Kendal
Tom Good: Richard Briers
Margo Leadbeatter: Penelope Keith
Ernie: Milton Johns
Jerry Leadbeatter: Paul Eddington

: Roots

The saga of an American family by ALEX HALEY
A dramatisation in six parts of the best-selling book about one man's search for his roots. Part 6 starring
The Civil War is over, the South has lost and the blacks are free - in law. But there are still people like Evan Brent determined to keep them ' in their place.'
Written for television by M. CHARLES COHEN Producer STAN MARGULIES
Director MARVIN J. CHOMSKY
A DAVID L. WOLPER production

Contributors

Unknown: Alex Haley
Unknown: Evan Brent
Television By: M. Charles Cohen
Producer: Stan Margulies
Director: Marvin J. Chomsky
Unknown: David L. Wolper
Evan Brent: Lloyd Bridges
Georg: Stanford Brown
as: Tom Murray
Matilda: Olivia Cole
01' George: Brad Davis
Lewis: Hilly Hicks
Justin: Burl Ives
Irene: Lynne Moody
Chicken George: Ben Vereen
Massa Harvey: Richard McKenzie
Mrs Harvey: Sally Kemp
Virgil: Austin Stoker
Martha: Lane Binkley
Drake: Charles Cyphers
Sheriff Biggs: John Quade
Poston: MacOn McCalman
Bud: Todd Bridges
Rufus Jackson: Robert Phalen
Telegrapher: Wayne Heffley

: News

with Richard Whitmore ; Weather

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Whitmore

: Everyman

This week: What's so Funny About Religion Anyway?
To some God and the Church have always been natural subjects for comedy, to others it can border on blasphemy.
John Pitman talks to Ken Dodd , Frank Carson , and Kenneth Wil liams, also Eric Morecambe (' I never use religious jokes') and Spike Milligan (' people laugh because they're frightened'). Plus the clergy's sometimes surprising viewpoint.
Producer jim MURRAY
Editor PETER ARMSTONG

Contributors

Talks: John Pitman
Unknown: Ken Dodd
Unknown: Frank Carson
Unknown: Kenneth Wil
Unknown: Eric Morecambe
Unknown: Spike Milligan
Producer: Jim Murray
Editor: Peter Armstong

: Andre Previn Meets....

Jonathan Miller, doctor, actor, satirist and theatre director.
The second in a series of six fortnightly programmes in which Andre Previn talks to guests of his choice drawn from the world of music and the theatre.
Designer Anna Ridley Lighting John Treays
Producer Ian Encelmann

Contributors

Host: Andre Previn
Guest: Jonathan Miller
Producer: Ian Encelmann
Designer: Anna Ridley
Lighting: John Treays

: The People's Echo

Songs with a story to tell: Scarborough Fair
Dave Arthur looks at the myths and magical associations that surround 'Scarborough Fair' and talks about the many versions found by collectors. With Toni Arthur.

Contributors

Researcher: Giles Oakley
Director: Anna Jackson
Producer: Victor Poole

: Weatherman









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