Barnaby swims out to sea and is rescued by some sailors, but they give him a lot of work to do.
Introduced by Michael Bentine from the National Film Theatre Trickier and Trickier
A programme which features some of the tricks of the trade which many comics had learnt on the vaudeville stage and taken over to the films. Examples are provided by BUSTER KEATON , HARRY LANGDON and LARRY SEMON.
Music composed by MALCOLM MITCHELL Producer RICHARD EVANS
A BBCtv production in association With MITCHELL MONKHOUSE ASSOCIATES and RAYMOND ROHAUER X
Spanish for beginners: 5
Presented by ALISON SKILBECK and CARLOS RIERA
Keep your languages alive with a look at France and Germany today. 5 : A Chacun Son Humeur L'humour français
Presented by MICHAEL BIRKETT
Books SOp each: see page 86
Big Tiny starring
Ever gallant towards the fair sex, David agrees to a feigned engagement to fend off the lady's too-fervent admirer - but that was before he had sized up the disappointed suitor.
With side-splitting results, Stan and Ollie crack open the case of the revengeful escaped convict they had helped put away.
GRAHAM PARKER : weekend weather
featuring the First Rugby League Test Match Great Britain v Australia
Introduced by Frank Bough direct from the Empire Stadium, Wembley
SAM LEITCH introduces the popular lunchtime football spot-action from home and abroad, news and the views of JIMMY HILL.
1.5; 1.40; 2.10*
1.15 Tote Roll-Up Handicap Stakes (1J miles)
1.50 Vernons Organisation Stakes (Handicap) (1 mile and 40 yards)
2.20 Vernons Sprint Cup (6 furlongs)
Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN and CLIVE GRAHAM
Reporter JULIAN WILSON
International Boxing from the Royal Albert Hall
The pick of the bill from this week's promotion, which features JOHN H. STRACEY , the British welterweight champion.
Commentator HARRY CARPENTER
1.55; 2.25; 4.30* Rallycross from Lydden Hill
The final round of the Embassy European Rallycross Championship. After six rounds JOHN TAYLOR of England is in the lead, but the top seven drivers from England, Holland, Austria and Sweden are all in a position to win.
Organised by the Thames Estuary Automobile Club Commentator MURRAY WXALKER
Rugby League from Wembley
The First Test Match
Great Britain v Australia
Great Britain are defending the ' Ashes ' which they won in Australia in 1970. This is the first Test Match played at Wembley Stadium since Australia beat Great Britain in 1963 when they went on to win the ' Ashes.' Commentator EDDIE WARING
4.40* Final Score
Classified football results, rugby and racing results, including a recording of the final race of the flat race season: The Vernons Finance Nursery Handicap.
12.40 Football Preview
1.5 Racing: 1.20 International Boxing
1.40 Racing: 1.55 Rallycross
2.10 Racing; 2.25 Rallycross
2.50 Rugby League; 4.30 Rallycross
4.40 Final Score
Timings are subject to alteration in order to keep up to date with events.
Television presentation: Racing BOB DUNCAN
Rallycross RICHARD TILLING
Rugby League RAY LAKELAND
Grandstand producer BRIAN VENNER Grandstand editor ALAN HART
Introduced by David Jacobs
You know all about James Bond, for instance, don't you? Place your bets; here's a question: What's the connection between 007 and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang?
(Answer: both were created by Ian Fleming)
Weatherman GRAHAM PARKER Today's Sport
The Ranger of Brownstone
Donald Duck 's visit to the Grand Canyon is somewhat marred by the unwelcome attentions of a mischievous band of picnic-loving bears.
wltn surprise guest stars Hostess Anthea Redfern and family couples from all over the country
Orchestra directed by RONNIE HAZLEHURST Producers TERRY HENEBERY , JAMES MOIR
with special guests
Engelbert Humperdinck The New Seekers Roy Hudd featuring Adrienne Posta with Roger Kitter
Paul Greenwood and Segment
Choreographer NIGEL LYTHGOE
ALYN AINSWORTH AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Script by GEOFF ROWLEY and ANDY BAKER. WALLY MALSTON
Executive producer JOHN AMMONDS Producer VERNON LAWRENCE Eager to please: page 4
Troy Donahue , Suzanne Pleshette Diane McBain , James Gregory
Newly-commissioned US Cavalry Lieutenant Mathew Hazard is posted to a desolate outpost on the Mexican border. When a full-scale attack on Apache chief War Eagle fails, Mathew volunteers to try to persuade the Indians to stop fighting and settle on a reservation. But the gallant young officer finds more than the Apache to contend with. Director RAOUL WALSH
Second Lt Mathew Hazard:
General Alexander Quait:
Major Hiram Prescott:
Secretary of War:
with Richard Whitmore Weather
Introduced byJimmy Hill
Action highlights from two First Division matches.
BARRY DAVIES is the commentator at an intriguing North-South fixture.
JOHN motson is the commentator at a Midlands match.
The personality focus on the day's top action ... by JIMMY hill.
The October ' Goal of the Month ' competition result.
Football television presentation by AI.EC WEEKS and JOHN MCGONAGLE Match of the Day presented by MARTIN HOPKINS
Editor SAM LEITCH
Conversation, good music, and the occasional surprise with Michael Parkinson and his guests tonight including Professor J. Bronowski whose BBC2 series, The Ascent of Man, begins a second showing on Thursday at 10.10 pm Music by THE HARRY STOXEHAM FIVE
Director BRIAN WHITEHOUSE Producer Richard DREWETT
The end for Bronowski - or a new beginning ?: page 17
Parkinson meets Charlton Heston : Sunday, 11.20 pm