including discussions, review of recent news, music and stories from the communities. Produced and presented by MAHENDRA KAUL
Director ASHOK RAMPAL.
(Repeated: Wednesday BBC 1, 10.35 am)
with the PLAYBOARD PUPPET THEATRE and CHHISTOPHEE LILLICRAP
The Great Big Enormous Turnip
Written and directed by JUDY WHITEFIELD
A series of ten programmes for trade unionists.
1: Organising for the Future
Should staff and manual unions get together in joint committees? How can solidarity be built up? Key workplace issues are opened up in this introduction to the Trade Union Studies project - the start of a new educational opportunity for all trade unionists. Introduced by ALAN GRANT of NATSOPA
Executive producer TONY MATTHEWS Producer JOEN TWITCHIN
A series of 15 programmes
1 : Fuelling Inflation - Miners or Sheiks?
Producer CHRIS JELLEY (Repeat")
(Repeated: Tuesday, BBC2 at 3.30 pm)
Book (same title) £1.60, from bookshops
A series of 25 programmes Spanish for beginners: 2
Presented by ALisoN SKILBECK and CARLOS RIERA with JUAN IGNACIO MACIA , SAGRARIO SALA
Director CAROL WISEMAN
Producer DAVID HARGREAVES
(Rptd: Tuetday, BBC2: at 7.5 pm) Book £1.00. record £1.62 or cassette £2.81
In the second of three visits to Oldham Parish Church DAVID DAVIES joins in a service of thanks-giving and again asks REV JAMES BENTLEY and members of his congregation
What have we to be thankful for? with SHEILA COLLIER and the SMOKY CITY JAZZ BAND and children's choirs conducted by HILDA LONGWORTH and KATE BOOTH Organist JOHN COOK
Producer B. T. brooks
A series of ten programmes on dressmaking for beginners Presented by ANN LADBURY 1: T-shirt
Have you always wanted to learn to sew your own clothes? This first programme will show you how to make a successful start with a quickly and simply-made T-shirt.
Executive producer SHEILA INNES Producer JENNY ROGERS
Book (same title), 12.40, from bookshops
A series of 20 programmes Brush up your reading and writing with BRIAN REDHEAD and SHEILA HANCOCK
BERNARD HEPTON , ROY KINNEAR
Script BARRY TOOK
Adviser CATHERINE MOORHOUSE Director BARBARA DERKOW
Producer DAVID HARGREAVES
(Repeated: Thursday 7.5 pm, BBC2)
Adults wanting help with reading can ring [address removed] or send their name. address and telephone number to: [address removed], Book (same title) £1.20, from bookshops
Ten programmes for physically disabled people.
Corbet Woodall and Jill Lumb (both disabled) explore embarrassments caused by the attitudes of the general public; some electronic aids available to disabled people; and a self-help project on access.
The Sunshine Summer
Vegetable growers talk to DAVID RICHARDSON about the effects of the longest drought in recorded history.
Producer JOHN kENYON BBC Birmingham
Weather for farmers
Eleven programmes in which Erica Wilson introduces a variety of design ideas in simple stitches.
The first of a series of 26 programmes about musical instruments, terms and topics. A for Air
IVOR KEYS, Professor of Music at Birmingham University, explains basic tune shapes ', with JILL GOMEZ (soprano)
Director IAN HAMILTON
Producer JOHN DOBSON. BBC Bristol
A season of films starring the legendary Hollywood hero with Dean Stockwell , Paul Lukas Robert Douglas
Kim, a young orphan, becomes involved in intrigue and espionage when he is befriended by Red Beard, a colourful Afghan horse-dealer.
Director VICTOR SAVILLE. Films: page 9
Mahbub Ali, the Red Beard:
This year the emi Elstree Studios at Borehamwood celebrate their 50th anniversary.
We look back over those 50 years, from the days when British International Pictures made their first silent films there, through to the present day when Elstree - which nearly closed its doors a short while ago- is once again a thriving studio.
We talk to directors Alfred Hitch cock and Ken Russell , to Douglas Fairbanks Jr , Roger Moore , Sylvia Syms , John Mills , Bryan Forbes and Elstree's Managing Director Andrew Mitchell. And we take a look at films like Blackmail, Blossom Time, The Dancing Years, Woman in a Dressing Gown, The Dam Busters, Ice Cold in Alex, Happy Go Lovely, The Punch and Judy Man , The Railway Children, Murder on the Orient Express and many others.
Narrator BERNARD CRIBBINS
Written and produced by RICHARD IVANS
and in The Breakdown
by SUSAN COOLIDGE , dramatised in six parts by CONSTANCE cox. Part 1
The well-loved story of the irrepressible Katy, 15 years old, with a genius for getting into scrapes.
Music cjmposed by DUDLEY SIMPSON
Script editor ALISTAIR BELL Designer BARRIE DOBBINS Producer BARRY LETTS Director JULIA SMITH
On the Move began a year ago. In the last year about 90,000 adults have come forward for help with their reading and writing. What happens if you ring [number removed] Norman Rossington finds out with Polly James, Donald Gee, Bob Hoskins.
(Rptd: Thurs 12.35 pm)
(A repeat of On the Move begins on Sunday 24 October. A new series about reading, Your Move, began today on BBC1 at 12.10 pm)
Soldier for Islam: VANYA KEWLEY reports from Libya with a film profile of Colonel Mu'Ammar Gadhafi - one of the most contentious political leaders in the world. He allowed Anno Domini cameras into his home, Cabinet meetings and private devotions.
Colonel Gadha'fi bases his regime on the Koran, yet supports revolutionary movements all over the world. How does he justify what seems to many an extraordinary paradox?
Producer VANYA KEWLEY
Editor PETER ARMSTRONG (Rptd: Mon 3.10)
from the First Ballymoney Presbyterian Church, County Antrim. Introduced by EDGAR BOUCHER
Crown him (Diademata)
Soldiers of Christ arise (From strength to strength)
Saviour teach me (St Benedict)
The Lord's my Shepherd (Crimond) Alleluia (Mozart)
Sweet is the work (Deep harmony)
How great Thou art (Russian folk melody) Jesus loves me (Warner)
King of glory (Gwalchmai) Producer MOORE WASSON
Series producer RAYMOND SHORT
A series in 16 parts starring
Patrick O'Connell , Jennifer Wilson with Richard Easton
Robin Chadwick , Derek Benfield
Merroney pushes Hammond Brothers into further plans for expansion, but a family bereavement reveals a new callous aspect to his character....
6: Arrivals and Departures by ELAINE MORGAN
Created by GERARD GLAISTER and N. J. CRISP Script editor CICELY CAWTHORNE Designer SALLY WILLIAMS Producer BILL SELLARS Director MARY RIDGE
by John Cleese and Connie Booth
Starring John Cleese, Prunella Scales, Andrew Sachs and Connie Booth
A party of Germans and fire drill practice turn Fawlty Towers upside down.
by DION BOUCICAULT adapted for television by GERALD SAVORY
A Play of the Month presentation
Sir Harcourt Courtly , ' the glass of fashion ', decides, at the commencement of the Season, to leave London to stay at Oak Hall, Gloucestershire. Such an unusual departure could only have one cause: he is to present Society with a second Lady Courtly.
Costume RAYMOND HUGHES
Script editor ALAN SHALLCROSS Designer DEREK DODD
Producer CEDRIC MESSINA Director RONALD WILSON
Lady Gay Spanker:
Sir Harcourt Courtly:
with Peter Woods ; Weather
How to Define Press Freedom?
George Scott examines the controversy over current efforts to draw up Britain's first press charter.
He talks to editors, newspaper executives and representatives of journalists' unions who are trying to reconcile their differing views over how to ensure press freedom.
Research SALLY HARDCASTLE Director MICHAELMOGAN
Producer ELWYN PARRY-JONES
The first of five programmes
The flute has age-old magical associations. Aztec slaves played it before being sacrificed; in Africa it brought rain and was a giver of life.
David Munrow re-creates the music and myth of early instruments before an invited audience.
With ALAN LUMSDEN and guest JAMES TYLER
Written by DAVID MUNROW
Producer VICTOR POOLE
Devised and directed by PAUL KRIWACZEK