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: For Schools, Colleges

9.38 Discovering Science The Earth in Space
10.0 Merry-go-Round North Sea: 1
Presenter RICHARD CARPENTER Producers SUE WEEKS and BILL scorr
10.25-10.45 People of Many Lands Finland: Land of Wood and Water
11.0 British Social History The Age of Steam
11.25 Drama
Hobson's Choice: part 3 by HAROLD BRIGHOUSE

Contributors

Presenter: Richard Carpenter
Unknown: Harold Brighouse

: Interval

: Hardy Heating Co Ltd

Cost Analysis
Introduced by GRAHAM TURNER
Dramatist ROGER DIXON Producer PAUL ELLIS (Book: page 23)

Contributors

Introduced By: Graham Turner
Dramatist: Roger Dixon
Producer: Paul Ellis

: Closedown

: A Chance to Meet

Rt Hon Robert Carr , MP
Introduced by CLIFF MICHELMORE

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Carr
Introduced By: Cliff Michelmore

: On the Farm

Today's Watch with Mother

Contributors

Producer: Daphne Jones

: News

Weatherman BERT FOORD

Contributors

Unknown: Bert Foord

: Closedown

: For Schools, Colleges

2.5 Science All Around Glass Bottles
2.28 Going to Work
Motor Industry Apprentice
2.50 History 1917-71 Hitler's War
3.13 Science Extra: Physics Storing Energy
3.35 Twentieth-Century Focus The Motor Industry
A rate for the job (1)
Filmed excerpts from the documentary play The Carmakers produced earlier this year at the Belgrade Theatre, Coventry. with STUART BENNETT
ROGER CHAMBERLAIN
VALERIE ANNE LESTER
MIKE LUCUS , JOHN PRIOR
Introduced by MICHAEL RODD
Series producer GORDON CROTON

Contributors

Unknown: Stuart Bennett
Unknown: Roger Chamberlain
Unknown: Valerie Anne Lester
Unknown: Mike Lucus
Introduced By: Michael Rodd

: Closedown

: Design Education

5: Sixth Form Options
Presented by KEN BAYNES
Producer RODNEY BENNETT

Contributors

Presented By: Ken Baynes
Presented By: Rodney Bennett

: Adventures of Parsley

Written by MICHAEL BOND Director IVOR WOOD

Contributors

Written By: Michael Bond

: Jackanory

with Bob Sherman
The Furious Flycycle by JAN WAHL
Melvin Spitznagle is a budding young inventor. And when Professor Mickimecki discovers how to make Melvin's baseball fly in the air, Melvin decides to carry the discovery a stage further and make something else fly....
Today: A visitor comes to town

Contributors

Unknown: Bob Sherman
Unknown: Jan Wahl
Unknown: Melvin Spitznagle

: Blue Peter

with Valerie Singleton, John Noakes, Peter Purves

Contributors

Presenter: Valerie Singleton
Presenter: John Noakes
Presenter: Peter Purves
Producer: Rosemary Gill
Editor: Biddy Baxter

: The Witch's Daughter: Episode 5

Jones has been arrested and Tim has told the police about Smith. Perdita, convinced of Smith's innocence, has warned him of Tim's action and that he must be prepared to clear his name.

Contributors

Writer: Alistair Bell
Book by: Nina Bawden
Designer: Peter Brachacki
Producer: John McRae
Director: David Maloney
Perdita: Fiona Kennedy
Smith: John Abineri
Annie: Helena Gloag
Det-Sgt MacWhirter: Ian Paterson
PC Hamish MacDonald: Alastair Hunter
Tim: Spencer Banks
Janey: Gillian Bailey
Mrs Hoggart: Penelope Lee
Mr Hoggart: Richard Steele
Duncan: Barrie Hesketh

: Magic Roundabout

Written and told by Eric Thompson.

Contributors

Created by: Serge Danot
Writer/Narrator: Eric Thompson

: London This Week

People, places and events in the news around town
Editor ROGER ECCLESTONE

Contributors

Editor: Roger Ecclestone

: Entertaining with Kerr

'The Galloping Gourmet ! Graham Kerr takes a lighthearted look at one of his favourite recipes and cooks it with an expert eye. This week: Pot au Feu
(A series of programmes made in Canada)

Contributors

Unknown: Graham Kerr

: Ask the Family

A contest in speed and wits between families from all over the United Kingdom
Introduced by Robert Robinson THE SANDERS FAMILY from Cookham, Berkshire v
THE FINE FAMILY from Northwood, Middlesex
Director PATRICIA WOOD
Producer CECIL KORER

Contributors

Introduced By: Robert Robinson
Director: Patricia Wood
Producer: Cecil Korer

: ZCars

Contact Man: part 1 by DAVID ELLIS starring James Ellis , John Slater Derek Waring with Douglas Fielding, Jack Carr Three villains are under lock and key. But where's the £8,000?
Designer IAN RAWNSLEY Producer RON CRADDOCK
Director DEREK MARTINUS
(for cast see Tuesday, page 49)

Contributors

Unknown: David Ellis
Unknown: James Ellis
Unknown: John Slater
Unknown: Derek Waring
Unknown: Jack Carr
Designer: Ian Rawnsley
Producer: Ron Craddock
Director: Derek Martinus

: Now, TakeMyWife....

A new comedy series written by CHARLES LAURENCE starring
This week: On the Wagon Claire takes the pledge ... With RUTH MEYERS
TIM WYLTON , PETER ELLIOTT
Music by DENNIS WILSON Designer ROGER LIMINTON
Producer SYDNEY LOTTERBY

Contributors

Written By: Charles Laurence
Unknown: Ruth Meyers
Unknown: Tim Wylton
Unknown: Peter Elliott
Music By: Dennis Wilson
Music By: Roger Liminton
Producer: Sydney Lotterby
Claire Love: Sheila Hancock
Harry Love: Donald Houston
Jenny Love: Liz Edmiston

: Panorama

TV's top reporters close in on the most interesting topics of the day Michael Charlton
Nicholas Harman , Alan Hart
Richard Kershaw , Julian Pettifer Introduced by Robin Day
Assistant editor FRANK SMITH Editor BRIAN WENHAM

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Charlton
Unknown: Nicholas Harman
Unknown: Alan Hart
Unknown: Richard Kershaw
Unknown: Julian Pettifer
Introduced By: Robin Day
Editor: Frank Smith
Editor: Brian Wenham

: Nine O'Clock News

presented this week by Richard Baker with the BBC's reporters and correspondents around the world Weather

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Baker

: The Troubleshooters

Ray Barrett , Geoffrey Keen Philip Latham and John Carson with Beryl Cooke , Margaret Ward Guest star Barbara Shelley in The One with the Waggly Tail by DAVID FISHER
Disaster or triumph? Willy Izard faces the two extremes in the rarified air of Mexico City, as he tackles his toughest-ever test, both in business and his private life.
Cast in order of appearance:
Series created by JOHN ELLIOT Designer KEITH CHEETHAM
Associate producer MICHAEL GLYNN Producer ANTHONY READ
Director LENNIE MAYNE

Contributors

Unknown: Ray Barrett
Unknown: Geoffrey Keen
Unknown: Philip Latham
Unknown: John Carson
Unknown: Beryl Cooke
Unknown: Barbara Shelley
Unknown: David Fisher
Unknown: John Elliot
Designer: Keith Cheetham
Producer: Michael Glynn
Producer: Anthony Read
Director: Lennie Mayne
Willy Izard: Philip Latham
Jean Izard: Margaret Ward
Brian Stead: Geoffrey Keen
Miss Jenkins: Beryl Cooke
James Langley: John Carson
Peter Thornton: Ray Barrett
Sanchez: Geoff L'Cise
Guzman: Al Garcia
Waiter: Carlos Douglas
Schroder: Paul Hansard
Leclerc: John Bryans
Salviotti: Gino Melvazzi
Estrada: Jay Neill
Maid: Pamela Saire
Maria: Margaret Ford
Lita Perez: Barbara Shelley
Allura: Tony Ellis

: Steptoe and Son

by RAY GALTON and ALAN SIMPSON starring
This week:
Robbery with Violence featuring Dudley Foster
With EDWARD EVANS , GRAHAM ASHLEY MICHAEL STAINTON , JAMES MCMANUS What a tangled web is wove
... when Steptoe breaks Harold's treasure trove.
Music by DENNIS WILSON from an original theme by RON grainer Designer DAVID CHANDLER Producer DUNCAN WOOD

Contributors

Unknown: Ray Galton
Unknown: Alan Simpson
Unknown: Dudley Foster
Unknown: Edward Evans
Unknown: Graham Ashley
Unknown: Michael Stainton
Unknown: James McManus
Music By: Dennis Wilson
Unknown: Ron Grainer
Designer: David Chandler
Producer: Duncan Wood
Albert: Wilfrid Brambell
Harold: Harry H Corbett

: 24 Hours

Presented by Ludovic Kennedy with the latest news in pictures
Producer of the day MICHAEL STARKS Editor PETER PAGNAMENTA

Contributors

Presented By: Ludovic Kennedy
Unknown: Michael Starks
Editor: Peter Pagnamenta

: Road Sense

How good is yours? Find out with JUDITH JACKSON , JOHN MILES and fellow road users. 4: Overtaking
Introduced by ERIC THOMPSON
Director JEREMY JOHNSTON Producer SHEILA INNES

Contributors

Unknown: Judith Jackson
Unknown: John Miles
Introduced By: Eric Thompson
Introduced By: Jeremy Johnston
Introduced By: Sheila Innes

: Weatherman followed by Regional News and Weather

(all except London and Wales)
Closedown








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