by PETER FIRMIN and OLIVER POSTGATE
The Second Bagpuss Annual, to be published from 1 August, £1.25, from bookshops and newsagents
Weatherman MICHAEL FISH
Austria: The Puppeteers
A puppet show on a camping site near Salzburg leads Kim and his friends into another adventure.
Producers PADHRAIC O'DOCHARTAIGH and MICHAEL GRAFTON-ROBINSON
Introduced by Johnny Morris
A magazine of stories about animals and the people involved with them -in the wild, in the zoo, or at home.
Directors ROBIN HELLIER and CAROLINE WEAVER
Producer GEORGE INGER (Bristol)
with Richard Baker ; Weatherman
Look North, South Today
Look East, Midlands Today
Points West, Spotlight South West News, interviews and analysis from your region tonight, including local weather; with Michael Barratt , Frank Bough Bob Wellings , Brian Widlake Sue Lawley and Susanne Hall and Consumer Unit, your weekly guide to consumer problems and how to avoid them.
Presented by Valerie Singleton and Richard Stilgoe
Deputy editor STUART WILKINSON Editor JOHN GAU
(Regional details as Friday)
In the recent Queen's Birthday Honours List, Vera Lynn was made Dame of the British Empire. To celebrate the honour and to pay tribute to her years of success in showbusiness, THE VARIETY CLUB OF GREAT BRITAIN held a luncheon today at The Savoy Hotel.
Amongst celebrity guests invited were many of her showbusiness friends, including Arthur Askey Max Bygraves Alfred Marks Harry Secombe - some with their own particular anecdotes and reminiscences. Introduced by RAY MOORE
Television presentation by DOUGLAS HESPE
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The adventures of a young family of homesteaders in the pioneering days of the American 1870s A film series starring and with Today: To See the World
Laura's first love, Johnny Johnson , leaves home but luckily for him Mr Edwards tags along.
by Robert Banks Stewart
Starring Iain Cuthbertson as John Sutherland
with Martin Cochrane as David Drummond, Harriet Buchan as Gail Munro and Edith MacArthur as Dr Judith Roberts
featuring Michael Aldridge as Bailie Tom Massie
'Ten to one it's grisly. They seem to reserve those for the small hours!'
Series created by:
Dr Judith Roberts:
Bailie Tom Massie:
with Richard Baker
Richard Whitmore ; Weather
Tonight's programme at the Empire Pool comprises a mixture of the old and the new - the compelling and long-established Tuesday evening ' big wall' event, The Moss Bros Puissance
(Holder: F. Tyteca , Belgium, with Dohlus) and a newcomer to the RIHS calendar,
The Godfrey Davis Championship A one-round, one jump-off against the clock competition offering prize money of £3,000.
Introduced by DAVID VINE
Commentators DORIAN WILLIAMS and RAYMOND BROOKS-WARD
Television presentation by FRED VINER and JOHNNIE WATHERSTON
From over 30 countries singers and dancers of differing cultures, last week assembled at Llangollen to compete at the 29th International Musical Eisteddfod.
Ryan Davies introduces some of the songs they sang, the dances they danced and the gaiety they created at the most colourful folk festival of Britain's summer.
An outside broadcast presented by VIC DOWDALL
Executive producer SELWYN RODERICK (BBC Wales)