What can you do If you feel you've been unfairly dismissed? GORDON COOPER got the sack after 17 years with his firm. Like thousands of others he decided to fight his case before an Industrial Tribunal.
Is the Stock Exchange the guardian of the health of the capitalist system or is it just a glorified casino? Money at Work examines its role in a modern mixed economy.
The Billion-Dollar Marsh
This week's Horizon looks at the work of scientists who are turning upside-down the view of marshlands as a wilderness fit only for rare birds and strange animals.
A digest of the news of the week and other matters of interest seen by news cameras around: the world. The interesting, the picturesque, the important and the dramatic - plus a visual commentary for those who cannot hear. with John Edmunds
Editor Bill NORTHWOOD
1914-1918; 1939-1945 Scenes from this morning's service at the Cenotaph in Whitehall in which
HM The Queen led the nation's homage to the dead of two World Wars and from British and Commonwealth War Cemeteries in the Far East.
Directors ANTONY CRAXTON and PHILIP S. GILBERT
A Personal History of the United States in 13 parts written and narrated by Alistair Cooke
1: The First Impact
The USA is not just one country, one climate, one people. In the first programme to introduce his new series ALISTAIR COOKE retraces the discoveries he made and recounts the preconceptions which were demolished when he first crossed the Atlantic in 1932 at the age of 23. Looking back over 40 years of writing and reporting, Cooke picks out some of the memorable places and people that cemented his life-long attachment to the USA: among them New Orleans and the wit and humanity of the writer and reporter, H. L. Mencken.
Historical adviser SIR DENIS BROGAN Musical adviser CHARLES CHILTON
Film cameraman KENNETH MACMILLAN Film editor DAVID THOMAS
Supervising film editor ALLAN tyrer Director ANN TURNER
Producer MICHAEL GILL
(Cooke loves San Francisco: pp 70-73)
leader WILLIAM ARMON
Guest star Nana Mouskouri and THE ATHENIANS featuring Tahiti's singing star Gabilou
THE ROY GUNSON DANCERS
THE TONY MANSELL SINGERS
Choreographer ROY GUNSON Costumes JANE NAGY Lighting GEOFF SHAW Sound HUGH BARKER
Designer ROBERT MACGOWAN Producer JOHN STREET
by EVELYN WAUGH starring
Harry Worth as William Boot Adapted in seven parts by BARRY TOOK
6: The Ubiquitous Mr Baldwin
Boot, with Dr Benito trying everything to get him out of the capital, is further distracted by the arrival of Katchen's husband. And when they disappear, mysterious Mr Baldwin drops in ... Sinead Cusack as Katchen John Junkin as Baldwin Brian Oulton as Salter Moray Watson as Bannister Dan Jackson as Dr Benito
Designer ROGER MURRAY-LEACH Producer MICHAEL MILLS
by Robert Holmes
A series of seven ghost stories.
When Captain Rolph reports a plane on a collision course to Ground Control they can find no trace of the mystery intruder.
Did he imagine it, or was there an aircraft?
James Cameron , Kenny Everett , William Rushton and John Wells - to name but a few - look back at the way some of us were last week.
Producer IAN KEILL
The second in a season of films by one of the masters of the cinema
JOHN FORD starring
John Wayne , Maureen O'Hara with Ben Johnson , Claude Jarman Jr Harry Carey Jr , Chill Wills Victor McLaglen
On the Mexican border in the 1880s, Lt-Col Yorke of the us Cavalry is conducting a lonely and vain campaign against marauding Indians. When his trooper son arrives at the fort, followed by the colonel's estranged wife, a family conflict adds to his troubles. and THE SONS OF THE PIONEERS
Director JOHN FORD
(This Week's Films: page 11)
Trooper Jeff Yorke:
Capt St Jacques: