by Professor George Porter from The Royal Institution, London
Lecture 3: The Tick of the Atom
Presented for television by ALAN SLEATH
JACK SCOTT : the weekend weather
Introduced by Frank Bough
Introduced by SAM LEITCH
Fight of the Week: The
Featherweight Championship of Scotland and final eliminator for the British Championship
Evan Armstrong (Ayr) v Jimmy Bell (Kilmarnock)
Highlights of this big fight at the World Sporting Club, London. Commentator HARRY CARPENTER
Speedway: The World
Team Cup Championship
Highlights of British Speedway's biggest night of the year, when at the Empire Stadium, Wembley, IVAN MAUGER , the triple world champion, led Great Britain's bid to regain the World Team Cup. Also taking part: teams from Poland, Czechoslovakia, Sweden. Commentator ALAN WEEKS
1.50; 2.20; 3.25; 4.30*
Racing from Ascot
2.0 Red Deer Stakes (li miles)
2.30 Blue Seal Stakes (6 furlongs)
3.35 Queen Elizabeth II Stakes (1 mile)
4.35 Diadem Stakes (6 furlongs) Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN and CLIVE GRAHAM
TV presentation by DENNIS MONGER
2.5; 2.35; 4.45*
International Athletics from Leicester
Great Britain v West Germany
As well as this international match for athletes under 20 vrs.
Kip Keino of Kenya will be running in a special 2,000m invitation race and there will also be an attempt on the women's 4 x 800m world record.
Commentators RON-PICKERING and NORRIS MCWHIRTER
TV presentation by BOB DUNCAN
(Booking their tickets to Munich: page9)
A new cartoon film series presenting the optimistic, indestructible panther who is permanently in-the-pink and The Inspector with unquenchable joie de vivre who hardly ever gets his man.
A triple helping - and more-of comic fantasy.
Today: Jet Pink; Pique Poquette of Paris; Tickled Pink
Pink Panther Theme by HENRI mancini
Weatherman JACK SCOTT
Lucille Ball stars as Lucy Carter in Lucy at the Drive-in Movie ... Lucy drives the audience crazy! with her children Desi Arnaz Jr and Lucie as Craig and Kim, and Gale Gordon as the long-suffering Harrison (Uncle Harry) Carter
Presenting from Scotland international artists in a fast-moving musical entertainment of songs from America, Brazil, Ireland, England, and Scotland. Featuring this week:
The Pentangle, The
Johnstons Cliff Aungier and Gerry Lockran Stella and Bambos and Hamish Imlach
BBC SCOTTISH RADIO ORCHESTRA leader IAN TYRE conductor iain SUTHERLAND
Musical arrangements NICKY WELSH Designer JIM LONGMUIR
Producer iain MACFADYEN
Tonight's presentation in this season of feature films starring
Van Heflin , Tab Hunter
Kathryn Grant , James Darren
Van Heflin gives a seasoned performance as a tough old-timer of the West, trying to bring up his two sons in his own image. But only one of the boys is wild and unruly like his father - and he becomes a professional gunfighter.
Sreenplay by FRANK NUGENT Produced by FRED KOHLMAR Directed by PHIL KARLSON
(This Week's Films: page 10)
Harry's guests tonight include Sacha Distel, Nina, Donald Houston, The Treorchy Male Choir
with Julian Orchard
[and] Lyn Ashley
Written by David CLIMIE, LEW SCHWARZ, JIMMY GRAFTON, JEREMY LLOYD, TONY HARE
Programme associate JIMMY GRAFTON
Orchestra directed by PETER KNIGHT
Design by BERNARD LLOYD-JONES
Directed by JAMES MOIR
Produced by TERRY HUGHES
The second in a series of the famous Aldwych Farces adapted for TV by Ben Travers
with guest stars Barbara Shelley, Megs Jenkins, Frank Thornton
...and the dog is Peachy
(One man's misery is another's belly laugh: pages 54-56)
Adapted for TV by:
The Rev Sloley-Jones:
Claude Hickett, MP:
with Robert DougaU and Weather
David Coleman introduces two-match First Division action. BOB WILSON is the instantnrtinn expert.
And it's the night when ' Goal of the Month' parades Match of the Day's new goal competition.
First Division action from a Football League ground where goals are always guaranteed.
Commentator BARRY DAVIES TV presentation by ALEC WEEKS
First Division action from another prominent Football League ground.
Commentator ALAN WEEKS
TV presentation by JOHN MCGONAGLE
The best goals from September's Match of the Day programmes will be shown for selection tonight. The first postcard received which agrees with an expert 1-2-3 selection gets E100-worth of premium bonds and a visit to the commentary position when Match of the Day is next in his or her area.
Presented by JONATHAN MARTIN
Producer ALEC WEEKS Editor SAM LEITCH
A new late-night entertainment from the North.
Melvyn Bragg looks at affairs from a Manchester viewpoint, a look which takes in sport ... poetry ... and people.
Among those taking part:
SARAH BOSTON, CATE HASTE MIKE NALLY
BILL TIDY of The Cloggies
Directed by ANDREW SNELL
Produced by JOHN MAPPLEBECK (from Manchester)
Robin Day and Alan Watson report on the fourth day of the Liberal Party Assembly and the speech of the Leader of the Party, Rt Hon Jeremy Thorpe , mp
Producer MARGARET DOUGLAS
Editor RICHARD FRANCIS