(Shown on Monday)
(Shown on Wednesday)
(First shown on BBC Wales)
(Crystal Palace, Wenvoe West, Holme Moss, Sutton Coldfield)
How valuable is the exploration of space? What do we really expect to find?
(Shown last week)
(Repeated on Friday)
A programme for children under five
Today's story: "Nerinder's Bracelet" by Ruth Craft
(Shown at 11.0 a.m. on BBC-2)
Author (Nerinder's Bracelet):
with H. E. Todd
Today: "Scrumpistick" and "The Special Telephone"
with Valerie Singleton, John Noakes, Peter Purves
See page 14
A film from France
An inspector takes over the investigation into the strange circumstances through which Delphine and Bernadette were locked out on the roof of the Paris Opera.
Story told by Gabriel Woolf
English version written and told by Eric Thompson.
Robert Robinson recalls the events, politics, sport, and entertainment of the second half of 1950.
From all over Britain six winning teams come to London to compete for the title
Young Scientists of the Year
Paddy Feeny introduces:
From the North, J. H. Whitley School, Halifax: Testing motorists' vision
From the North-East, Whitby West County Modern School: The herring gull invasion
From the South-West, The King's School, Gloucester: An electronic counter
From Scotland, Golspie High School, Sutherland: Food for fish and man
From Wales, H.M.S. Conway School, Anglesey: A marine test tank
From the South-East, The winners of last week's contest
The judges: Dr. John Carthy, Professor Eric Laithwaite, Professor George Porter
Arnold Tripp finds himself in the invidious position of acting as the unwilling host to hordes of George E. Hubbard's East Anglian relatives. Vivienne broaches the question of taking leave of absence from Edens', and receives a worrying reply from Turner to her request. Joyce and Rufus solve the mystery of Bert Harker's evening visits to Roddington, though the answer they bring back to Vera does not make her feel at all comfortable.
From the Midlands
George Elijah Hubbard:
A new look at Britain's best-sellers
Discs - Stars - News from this week's Top Twenty
Introduced tonight by Stuart Henry
Top of the Pops Orchestra
Directed by Johnny Pearson
Top of the Pops
Orchestra directed by:
by Mervyn Haisman and Henry Lincoln
[Starring] Frank Windsor as Det. Chief Insp. Watt, Philip Brack as Det.-Insp. Cook, Howell Evans as Det.-Con. Morgan
Marriage is very much in John Watt's mind when he meets 'Jammy' Barnet, an old colleague of his. Divorce - or getting the evidence for a client's divorce - has brought 'Jammy,' now a private enquiry agent, to Wyvern. A criminal conspiracy provides a focal point for their separate interests. And in tackling the crime they each move closer towards a resolution of their respective affairs.
Det. Chief Insp. Watt:
with Richard Baker
followed by The Weather
The Bantamweight Championship of Europe: Walter McGowan (Challenger) Former World Flyweight Champion v. Salvatore Burruni (Holder) Italy
live from Italy
Walter McGowan, Scotland's most exciting fighter-boxer for years. Former British Bantamweight champion. Already outpointed Burruni for the world title in London, 1966. Salvatore Burruni, thirty-six-year-old European veteran of more than a century of professional fights. Outpointed McGowan in 1964 for the European Flyweight crown.
Alan Hardaker, Secretary of the Football League, turns a probing executive eye on the busy soccer season of 1968-69
with Cliff Michelmore
A series of programmes to help you choose your next holiday
Camping is still an inexpensive form of holidaymaking, and more than two million Britons camp each year. Drawn from all social classes and attracting a wide variety of people, camping is no longer strictly for the dedicated. Holiday 69 carries out its own survey of camping sites throughout Europe, takes a close look at a Spanish camp, and finds out what it is like to get away-from-it-all with a Romany caravan.
What matters in the news and out of it with Kenneth Allsop and Michael Barratt,
Robert McKenzie, Vincent Kane
with on-the-spot reports by Fyfe Robertson, David Lomax, Philip Tibenham, Denis Tuohy, Linda Blandford
by Canon Eric James
A twenty-five-episode thriller by Emile de Harven
Follow Up Your French
with Gisele Grimm, Gerard Buhr, Monique Messine, Michel Forain
(Repeated on Saturday at 10.30 a.m.)
For booklet and records see page 42