A series of eight programmes 7 : Rise of the Dinosaurs
Introduced by DR ALAN CHARIG
Director PETER RAMSDEN
Producer PRENDA HORSFIELD
A MACK SENNETT comedy
and Bugs Bunny in The Unmentionables
The return of Captain Kirk and his crew in earlier adventures
Today: Spectre of the Gun
Captain Kirk's persistence in exploring a forbidden planet results in a sentence of death being passed on his party. Instead of phasers, they find the unfamiliar shape of six-guns in their hands and it begins to look as if they are really going west.
with contestants helped or hindered by Moira Lister and Tony Britton
Director GEOFF WILSON Producer CECIL KORER
Weather MICHAEL FISH
Introduced by Tony Gubba
BOB WILSON features today's Scottish League fixtures, and recalls some of the unusual football moments of 1975. 12.35; 1.10; 1.40*
12.45 Worthington 'E' Novices' 'Chase (2Â½m)
1.15 Carling Black Label Hurdle (2Â½m)
1.50 Bass Handicap 'Chase (4m) Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN
JULIAN WILSON and RICHARD PITMAN
12.55; 1.25; 2.5*
Ski Jumping from Garmisch
The International 90m Jump
One of the most spectacular events in the sporting calendar, a supreme test of courage and skill. Over 100 competitors meet in the Bavarian Alps for this traditional New Year's Day winter sports classic-which this year takes on greater significance with the Winter Olympics in nearby Innsbruck only a month away.
Commentator DAVID VINE
Indoor Hockey from Islington
England v Switzerland
The first match from this two-day Benson and Hedges tournament at the Sobell Centre, in which West Germany, Austria and Wales are also competing.
Commentator NEIL DURDEN-SMITH
12.20 Football Focus: 12.35 Racing
12.53 Ski Jumping: 1.10 Racing
1.25 Ski Jumping: 1.40 Racing
2.5 Indoor Hockey/Ski Jumping
Timings may be changed by events TV presentation:
Football Focus TERRY LONG Racing BARRIE EDGAR
Ski Jumping GERMAN TV SERVICE Indoor Hockey DAVID KENNING
(Grandsland producer BRIAN VENNER Editor AI.AN BART
A feature film starring Danny Kaye with Glynis Johns
Angela Lanshury and Cecil Parker
Ex-circus clown Hubert Hawkins is a loyal supporter of the Black Fox and his band of forest outlaws who oppose the tyrannical usurper King Roderick. To gain access to Roderick's castle in preparation for an attack, Hubert masquerades as Giacomo, a celebrated jester.
Written, produced and directed by NORMAN PANAMA and MELVIN FRANK Films; pages 16-17
The Black Fox:
Sir Griswold of McElwaine:
The lazy lawman's at it again, look out for trouble.
with William Rushton The Geranium of Flüt by WILLIAM RUSHTON with Today: Fliit v England
with John Noakes, Peter Purves and Lesley Judd
Has the Clothes-Horse Race Been Won? Will the mountain of old wool and cotton weighed at the Collection Depot finally reach the 200-ton target on the Totalisor? If so, Blue Peter viewers will have helped hundreds of handicapped people all over the country by providing a pony and also equipment for 289 disabled riding groups in Great Britain.
A comedy cartoon series in which ordinary Charlie Brown is only one step behind his extraordinary friends Lucy, Linus, Sally, Peppermint Patty and Schroder, and, of course, Snoopy the dog.
English version written and told by Eric Thompson.
with Richard Whitmore Weatherman
Look North, South Today
Look East, Midlands Today
Points West, Spotlight South West present news and views in your region tonight.
(London only: Nationwide)
Introduced by Jimmy Savile , OBE TOP OF THE POPS ORCHESTRA
Musical director JOHNNY PEARSON
Choreography FLICK COLBY Sound KEITH GUNN
Assistant producer STANLEY Arm. Producer ROBIN NASH
Bruce Forsyth with Anthea Redfern
A special New Year edition in which new contestants play the most popular games from the past five series requested by viewers.
Orchestra directed by RONNIE HAZLEHURST
Programme associate TONY HAWES Designer JAMES HATCHARD Director ALAN BOYD
Producer JAMES MOIR
Feature film starring John Wayne New Mexico, 1878. When John Simpson Chisum. ' King of the Pecos ' and owner of a vast cattle empire, discovers that a crooked businessman is trying to take over the territory, the stage is set for a full-scale range war.
Director ANDREW v. MCLAGLEN Films: panes 16-17
Introduced by Magnus Magnusson In this fourth year of Mastermind. past winners have been invited to compete for the title ' Supermind.' They will be required to tackle two specialist rounds, and an exacting round of general knowledge. The contestants are:
1972 Mastermind NANCY WILKINSON 1973 Mastermind PATRICIA OWEN 1974 Mastermind
1975 Mastermind WINNER
Director PETER MASSEY Producer BILL WRIGHT
Richard Whitmore ; Weather
stars in a special solo performance featuring some of his greatest hits, including ' High Noon,' ' Raw-hide,' and ' Jezebel.'
Director TONY HARRISON
Producer PETER RIDSDALE SCOTT BBC Manchester
Feature film starring
Louis Jourdan. Mary Tyler Moore Wilfrid Hyde White Stanley Holloway
Schoolmaster Richard Stuart stumbles on a syndicate of financiers planning a major coup on the international money market. Undetected, he witnesses a murder ...
Director GENE LEVITT Films: pages 16-17
Dr Ralph Sawyer:
Sir Howard Nettleton: