introduced direct from Southport by HARRY CARPENTER
With representatives of 27 countries, including no less than 40 of the current top money winners of the world, competing at Royal Birkdale this week the British Open proudly consolidates its position as one of the major sporting events in the world.
On the second day of this unique Championship the best of the morning's action is described by HENRY LONGHURST , PETER ALLISS
MARK MCCORMACK , PETER THOMSON
Directors ALAN MOUNCER
BILL TAYLOR and FRED VINER Executive producers
A. P. WILKINSON and RAY LAKELAND
(Royal Birkdale's final five holes . . . see them all on BBCtv: pages 8-9)
England v Pakistan The whole of the first morning's play from Headingley
Introduced by PETER WEST
Commentary team JIM LAKER DENIS COMPTON , TED DEXTER
Television presentation by DAVID KENNING and NICK HUNTER
Weatherman BERT FOORD
England v Pakistan Further coverage of the first day's play at Headingley
Introduced by PETER WEST
By the start of this afternoon's television coverage, well over half the original starters will have completed 36 holes play.
HARRY CARPENTER introduces the latest news and action.
A programme for children under 5
with RICHARD WATTIS
Fattypuffs and Thinifers by ANDRE MAUROIS 4: War!
Val, John and Peter are at this moment filming their adventures in different foreign locations ready for Blue Peter's return in September.
But today you can see again what happened when Val and John flew to the beautiful island of Jamaica. Highlights of their expedition were investigating the haunts of Captain Henry Morgan, the blackest pirate of them all. The climax of the trip was a whirlwind tour of Manhattan Island in the city of New York.
followed by Regional Weather (London only: Nationwide in Colour)
A new look at that firm friend and willing worker, the Dog.
Peter West takes a look at the training and achievements of today's top working dogs.
1: Guide Dogs for the Blind
Is it true the Guide Dog can be trained to make decisions against the order of his master? What breeds are used and why? Is it all work and no play?
An outside broadcast from The Guide Dogs for the Blind Training Centre, Leamington Spa.
Producer MARY EVANS
1: Dying for a Living Derek Ware has been shot, speared, blown up, knocked down, run over, set on fire, and dropped from a great height. As a professional film stuntman and fight director he has spent the last ten years deliberately putting himself in peril. What kind of man takes up this ' dying art '?
Producer DAVID GERRARD
A co-production with the ABC
Introduced by Ed Stewart TOP OF THE POPS ORCHESTRA
Musical director JOHNNY PEARSON PAN'S PEOPLE
Choreography by FLICK COLBY Sound RICHARD CHAMBERLAIN Producer MEL CORNISH
The top-spot award-winning new comedy series adapted by Norman Lear from the favourite BBC series Till Death Us Do Part created by Johnny Speight.
Archie Bunker is a man who sees the world and everyone in it only from the viewpoint of his own prejudices - which are considerable to say the least.
Starring Carroll O'Connor as Archie Bunker, Jean Stapleton as Edith Bunker, Rob Reiner as Mike Stivic, Sall Struthers as Gloria Stivic, Michael Evans as Lionel Jefferson
(from the USA)
(Radio Times People: page 5)
Based on the BBC series created by:
Old-Time Music-Hall from the stage of the Famous City Varieties Theatre, Leeds
(by arrangement with Stanley and Michael Joseph ) presenting
Jimmy Logan , Bertice Reading Davy Kaye , Cheryl Kennedy
Dave Butler , The Hendry Sisters The Duo Russmar
Chairman Leonard Sachs Musical director
Producer BARNEY COLEHAN
presented by Richard Baker with the BBC's reporters and correspondents around the world Weather
by DONALD WILSON starring
John Neville , Susan Hampshire James Villiers and John Standing
1: The Chaste Nymph
Music arranged by MARCUS DODS Dances arranged by GERALDINE STEPHENSON
Lighting JAMES RICHARDSON Costumes JOAN ELLACOTT Make-up ANN FERRIGGI
Designer SPENCER CHAPMAN Producer DONALD WILSON Director DAVID GILES
(see colour feature: pages 46-40
James, Duke of York:
Duke of Monmouth:
Earl of Rochester:
Duchess of Portsmouth:
Duchess of Cleveland:
Duchess of York:
Lady Mary Mordaunt:
Cuckoo Clock Country?
The first programme in a series of European journeys with Ian Nairn , writer and outspoken controversial critic of all that is bad or good in townscape and countryside. Annoyed by the traditional image of Switzerland - cowbells and cuckoo clocks - Nairn takes a 50-mile journey from Zurich and discovers a country of strong, passionate contrasts in landscape and architecture.
Producer BARRY BEVINS (from Manchester)
(... feeling every mile: page 10)
A daily look at what matters in the news and out of it
Presented all this week by Kenneth Allsop with the latest news in pictures
It's No Life At All
To be out of work with a low income and a diminishing circle of friends-these are stresses enough. Add to them failing health - and this is old age.
Words and music by the SCAFFOLD Director FRANCIS EUCHS
Producer EURFRON GWYNNE JONES
(all except London and Wales)