West Indies for the Prudential Trophy
The first of two 55-over matches for prize money of £2,500. Introduced by PETER WEST Commentators
RICHIE BENAUD , JIM LAKER
Television presentation by DAVID KENNING , JOHN SHREWSBURY
Weatherman GRAHAM PARKER
West Indies for the Prudential Trophy from Headingley
with George Benson
The Cruise of the Happy-Go-Gay by URSULA MORAY WILLIAMS Today: Stowaways
The Bird from OOPS
When Lady Maharajah wants to fatten up her son for the great weigh-in, more than diamonds hang in the balance.
Mike Hope and Albie Keen in Now We're On the Track by MIKE CRAIG and LAWRIE KINSLEY with PETER GOODWRIGHT as Crumble
UNA MCLEAN as Jessie McPherson RUTH KETTLEWELL as Mrs Grapple DAVE HATTON as ' The Shadow ' and music by ALASTAIR MCDONALD 'S BAMSTICKS
The trail for Uncle Ebenezer's treasure leads our heroes to the National Sports Centre at Crystal Palace. In spite of being pursued, as ever, by the mysterious Shadow, they manage to find further clues by posing as athletes.
Designer WALTER MILLER
Producer PAUL CIANI. BBC Scotland
with Richard Baker ; Weather
Look North, South Today
Look East, Midlands Today Points West and Spotlight South West bringing you news and views in your region tonight
(including Regional Weather) Presented by MICHAEL BARRATT FRANK BOUGH and BOB WELLINGS
(Regional details as Monday)
UNITED KINGDOM V AUSTRALIA with Geoffrey Wheeler (UK) and Andrew Harwood (Australia) Teams from Elgin and Derby join with a team at school in Hong Kong to represent the United Kingdom in a series of nine matches to be played against three top teams from Australia.
Questions set by BOSWELL TAYLOR Director PETER MASSEY
Producers BILL WRIGHT and JOHN COLLINS
The Private Life of the Siamese Fighting Fish
Betta splendens is the scientific name of a magnificent pugilist of the underwater world: the fighting fish of Siam. Its territorial combats and incredibly erotic love-play fascinate the scientists. Sociologists are no less interested in the role of the animal in the folklore of its native Thailand, where it is specially bred for purposes of gambling.
Commentary by CLIFFORD DYMENT
Filmed by RONALD EASTMAN Producer JEFFERY BOSWALL (from Bristol)
Book, ₤1.75: page 61
Musical direction ALYN AINSWORTH Lighting CLIVE THOMAS Sound HUGH BARKER
Designer LOUISE VANSON Producer colin CHARMAN
The Killing by JOHN COULD starring lain
Cuthbertson Gareth Thomas , Maev Alexander and Don McKillop
Guest star Anthony Bate
What is the difference between killing and murder? The soldier and the poisoner both know, but Sutherland has the most difficult decision of his career to make.
Devised by LINDSAY GALLOWAY Script editor GRAHAM WILLIAMS Designer GUTHRIE HUTTON Producer NEIL MCCULLUM
Director BRIAN FARNHAM. BBC Scotland
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Clerk of Justiciary:
Foreman of the Jury:
Barry Norman takes a light-hearted look back at events, anniversaries, high days and holidays with one thing in common - they all happened on 5 September.
Presented by FRANCES WHITAKER
with Kenneth Kendall and Peter Woods ; Weather
A courtroom debate examines Sexual Equality
The government has promised to introduce a Bill against discrimination on the grounds of sex. Can such a law work? Do we need it? Mr Ronald Bell , QC, mp will propose, and Mr Ivor Richard , QC, mp will oppose the motion
That discrimination on the grounds of sex is natural and should not be the subject of legislation with Ludovic Kennedy in the chair
Each side will call evidence and cross-examine the opposition witnesses before a jury.
Director MARK PATTERSON Producer ANTONY rouse
with Olivia Newton-John
Love doesn'just make the world go round, it's also been the inspiration for some of the finest words and music ever written. Guest Malcolm Roberts Readings DAVID BUCK
Producer NICK HUNTER (from Manchester)