A series of five programmes looking at wild creatures in their natural surroundings.
Devised and produced by:
Don'Count on the Countess
Part 4: Joe Bludgeon prepares to make a stand as Chingachook and his braves advance.
Presented by PEGGY MILLER
Spanish for beginners: 23
Producer DAVID HARGREAVES X
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Allocating Resources-Differing Vieu-s
In our welfare state people in difficulties can be given financial help. There are never enough resources to go round - so how can one decide on who gets the help?
Programme consultant OLIVE STEVENSON Producer jonN RADCLIFFE
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Swallow the Leader and Strife with Father
WARNER BROTHERS cartoons
A film starring Duncan MacRae, Joseph Tomelty, Patrick Barr, Diane Hart, Charles Hawtrey
Little do the staff and students of Skerryvore University realise that their gatekeeper Dan McEntee is really the famous Irish poet Conal O'Grady, but they have reason to rejoice when his attractive niece Ada comes looking for him.
This Week's Films: page 11
From the play "What Say They" by:
Sir Archibald Asher:
BARBARA EDWARDS looks at the weekend weather
Introduced by Frank .Bough
SAM LEITCH introduces another edition of the popular lunch-time football spot - with action, personalities and news of today's matches, and comment by JIMMY HILL.
Snooker from Manchester
Park Drive World Professional Snooker Championship
The world's 31 leading professionals, including defending champion RAY REARDON , last year's runner-up EDDIE CHARLTON and 1972 champion ALEX (HURRICANE) HIGGINS, are competing for £10,000 prize money.
Commentator TED LOWE
The World Ice Hockey Championships from Helsinki
Russia v Czechosolakia
The matches between these two countries are always fiercely contested and are often the highlight of the Championships. Their second match in the 1974 Competition could well decide the world championship. Commentator
1.35; 2.5; 2.35*
Racing from Newbury
1.45 Wills Embassy Stakes (Qualifier) (5 furlongs)
2.15 Clerical Medical Greenham Stakes (7 furlongs)
One of the season's most valuable and important classic trials.
2.45 Herring Daw Newbury
Spring Cup (Handicap) (1 mile) Commentators
PETER O'SULLEVAN and CLIVE GRAHAM
Reporter JULIAN WILSON
Rugby Union from Twickenham England v France
BBC outside broadcast cameras cover the whole of today's special International match, which brings France to
Twickenham for the only time this season. The proceeds are to go to the dependants of those killed in the Paris air disaster on 3 March. Most of the English players selected for the British Lions are expected to play. Commentator BILL MCLAREN
4.35* Final Score
Classified football results, rugby and racing results including action highlights and reports on today's outstanding events.
12.35 Football Preview
1.20 Ice Hockey
1.35 Racing from Newbury
2.5 Racing from Newbury
2.20 Sports Round-Up
2.35 Racing from Newbury
2.50 Rugby Union
4.35 Final Score
Timings are subject to alteration in order to keep up to date with events. Television presentation: Snooker REG PERRIN
Ice Hockey FINNISH TV SERVICE Racing DENNIS MONGER
Rugby Union BILL TAYLOR
Grandstand producer Brian VENNER Grandstand editor ALAN HART
Three Orphan Kittens A WALT DISNEY cartoon
Weatherman BARBARA EDWARDS Today's Sport
Starring Jon Pertwee
A six-part story by Brian Hayles
The Doctor and Sarah discover the secret of the monster. But their discovery comes too late - the Ice Warriors have them trapped ...
(The Dr Who Radio Times Special - 68 full colour, action-packed pages - is on sale now, price 30p, from newsagents)
Alpha Centauri's voice:
(as it happens) with Jimmy Savile
JIMMY SAVILE meets his friends, either in the studio or wherever they live and work.
Designer GEOFFREY PATTERSON Director BRUCE milliard Producer ROGER ORDISH
starring Jack Warner Firearms were Issued Written by N. J. CRISP
An investigation brings Det-Insp Crawford and Dock Green Police under official scrutiny.
Series created by TED WILLIS Designer ALAN ANSON Producer JOE WATERS
Director VERE LORRIMER
Det-Sgt Brewer GREGORY:
Chief Supt Smith:
Det Chief Supt Donovan:
starring The Mitchell Minstrels featuring TED DARLING
MARGARET SAVAGE, ANDY COLE LES RAWLINGS, LES WANT KARL SCOTT , JANE MARLOW
ELSPETH HANDS, DOROTHY OGDEN With THE TELEVISION TOPPERS
Choreography by ROY gunson
Vocal arrangements by George MITCHELL Orchestrations by ALAN BRISTOW Orchestra conducted by GEORGE MITCHELL and ALAN BRISTOW Designer ROBIN TARSNANE Producer ERNEST MAXIN
specially made-for-TV, starring Dennis Weaver Craig Stevens
Diana Muldaur Mark Richman
A United States Marshal escorts a prisoner from his own vast, desolate desert territory in New Mexico to New York - then loses him. The Western lawman is determined to recapture the wanted man and stays on in the city in spite of his increasing unpopularity with the Police Department.
Director Richard A. COLLA
Peter B Clifford:
Sgt Joe Broadhurst:
with Richard Baker and Weather
Introduced by Jimmy Hill
Two-match action involving promotion and relegation issues in the Football League and the annual 'Goal of the Season' competition worth Â£300 of Premium Bonds to the winner.
Barry Davies and John Motson are the BBC soccer commentators and Jimmy Hill analyses the key action of the day.
Football television presentation:
Football television presentation:
Match of the Day presented by:
with Esther Rantzen
Reporters KIERAN PRENDIVILLE and GLYN WORSNIP
Oddities of the week:
Song of the week:
STEPHANIE DE SYKES
Music by TONY KINSEY
Director PIETER MORPURGO Editor PETER CHAFER
Loneliness : talk to Esther Rantzen on Radio 4's Friday Call, 9.5 am IjJ 53)
One of the funniest television comedy series of all time.
Starring Phil Silvers as Sergeant Ernie Bilko
Sergeant Ernie Bilko: