England v Australia from Edgbaston
Live coverage of the whole of the morning's play on the fourth day.
Introduced by PETER WEST
Commentators RICHIE BENAUD
JIM LAKER , TED DEXTER
DAVID KENNING and BILL TAYLOR
Weatherman BILL GILES
England v Australia from Edgbaston
Further coverage of the fourth day's play
4.23 Regional News (exc London)
Michael Rodd introduces the second programme in the summer series of this popular film quiz game of observation.
This week the contestants come from Cleethorpes and Skegness and will be looking at scenes from Professor Popper's Problems, Tales from Beatrix Potter and Escape to Witch Mountain. ..
Director DES SISSONS
Producer JOHN . BUTTERY (Manchester)
A comedy adventure series featuring a gang of children whose extraordinary adventures are hatched in a disused London Transport bus.
The adventures of an inventive knight on his journeys to the crusades.
Voices by PETER HAWKINS
Written, drawn and produced by JOHN RYAN
with Peter Woods ; Weatherman
Look North, South Today
Look East, Midlands Today
Points West, Spotlight South West followed by Regional Weather (London only: Nationwide)
Touche Pussy Cat ...tit-for-tat cat!
featuring this week Eston v Derby This series of Sportstown continues to introduce new sports to the programme. Tonight's events include weightlifting - an event in which a strong Derby team are coached by Louis Martin , Britain's former World Champion.
Eston and Derby are also competing for a new Sports Council award given to the centre, who in the opinion of a panel of judges have contributed most to the series.
Introduced by DAVID VINE and RON PICKERING
Producer PAUL LANG
This week: A Piece of the Action
A new seven-part comedy series by RICHARD WARING starring Derek Nimmo and Pauline Yates with AUBREY WOODS
RAYMOND HUNTLEY , ALAN CURTIS in To the Aid of the Party
Henry has always looked with indulgence on Jane's ' casual interest' in the Mother of Parliaments. But it's a different matter when that interest threatens to disrupt an important business deal.
Music by DENNIS WILSON
Technical adviser ANDREW FAULDS, MP Designer BARBARA GOSNOLD Producer GRAEME MUIR
A new film series which portrays in pictures and music the likes and dislikes of six well-known men and women.
In an illustrated conversation, fashion model and actress TWIGGY talks about a whole range of her personal tastes:
The 30s and egg and chips; Big Sur and Greta Garbo ; Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers; Monty Python and Tess of the d'Urbervilles.
In sharing her fancies and phobias Twiggy reveals something of the Twiggy the public does not see.
Film editor PAUL HUMFRESS Producer ROGER MILLS
Director MARK ANDRSON
with Kenneth Kendall and Peter Woods ; Weather
Rita Tushingham , Ray Brooks
Michael Crawford , Donal Donnelly Colin, a young man without it, seeks advice from the accomplished Tolen who most definitely has it - the knack with women, that is. The arrival of innocent Nancy from the provinces provides a suitable opportunity for Colin to try out Tolen's recipe for success.
Director RICHARÐ LESTER
Man in photo booth:
Introduced and edited by Melvyn Bragg
Paperbacks of the Week chosen by Jonathan Miller , theatre, television and film director, writer, critic and doctor with Joan Bakewell , journalist and television interviewer and Clive James , television critic, poet and pop song writer
With them in the studio:
Authors of the Week with books freshly out in paperback
Lady Antonia Fraser Cromwell Our Chief of Men
Milton Shulman The Ravenous Eye, a book about the uses and misuses of television
Director NIGEL WILLIAMS
Melvyn Bragg 's ' Review 1: page 54
Lady Antonia Fraser