A programme for children at home
' Peter and the Pier by JOHN DYKE
Five programmes on the interaction between man and computer
3: Talking to a Stranger
Computers have already been given voices. A more difficult task is to make a machine that will recognise human speech.
Introduced by Dr. Christopher Evans
Produced by NAT TAYLOR
The World Tonight
John Timpson , Peter Woods and the reporters and correspondents, at home and abroad, of BBC News followed by THE WEATHER
A personal view
What du we care who rules the land
As long as we can plough our fields in peace
How much does this old Chinese poem reflect the feelings of people in Vietnam-both soldiers and civilians? Three journalists take a look at the day-to-day tasks that never make the headlines-the wearying business of simple survival.
Peter Arnett of Associated Press talks about the American soldier and his attitude to the war
Richard West , a freelance writer, visits a small village in the Mekong Delta
Mark Frankland , of the Observer, considers the capital, Saigon, with its precarious affluence and social disruption amidst the debris of war
Film cameranran, Chris Menges Film editor, Howard Billingham Directed by RICHARD TAYLOR
First of a series of thirteen stories *
A Casual Affair dramatised by HUGO CHARTERIS
Lighting, Dennis Channon
Sound, Brian Forgham
Script editor, Andrew Brown
Designer, Michael Young
Producer, VERITY LAMBERT
Directed by WARIS HUSSEIN
In a Chinese shanty town, up river from Singapore, an emaciated white man is found in appalling circumstances, dead from opium and starvation. The District Commissioner investigates, and finds two clues to the man's identity: a valuable gold cigarette case inscribed 'To J,' and a bundle of passionate love letters addressed to the wife of one of the most powerful men in the British Government ...
Sir Montague Trafford:
Woman at the ball:
Drunk at the ball:
THREE HOURS IN JUNE
As a military victory even Joshua's horn-blowing pales in comparison with the crushing blow Israel delivered against the Arab nations in just six days.
Tonight Europa marks the second anniversary of the June war by showing the official Israeli version of how that victory was possible. It tells the full and dramatic story of how a ' handful of pilots' conquered the ' enemies ' that surround her. Sensational propaganda or serious warning? Three hours when ' the walls came tumbling down '—three hours that shook the Arab world.
Introduced by Derek Hart
Producer. FRANK SMITH
The end of today in front of tomorrow with Michael Dean , Joan Bakewell
Tony Bilbow , Sheridan Morley and tonight's guests
Editor, ROWAN AYERS