A magazine for Asian viewers Produced and presented by SALEEM SHAHED
Director ASHOK RAMPAL. BBC Birmingham (Repeated: Wednesday, BBC2, 10.35 am)
With the PLAYBOARD PUPPET THEATRE and CHRISTOPHER LILLICRAP
At the fair the unicyclist has an accident and Hedgehog does his keep-fit exercises before joining Mo to hear the story of The Three Billy Goats Gruff
Written and directed by JUDY WHITFIELD Producer MICHAEL COLE
The last of ten programmes Multi-national Companies
What can multi-national companies do that other companies can't? What special problems of information, and bargaining, and of relationships with trade unionists in other countries arise for unions in international concerns? Shop stewards from the print industry, from Ford Halewood plant, and from Chrysler UK, tackle these issues, with comments from
JOHN MILLER , TGWU
Director PAUL KRIWACZEK
Producer JOHN TWITCHIN
(Repeated: Tuesday BBC2 2.30 pm)
A series of 15 programmes 10: The Market at Work
Should you invest in shares? PETER DONALDSON asks a stockbroker and jobber how the Stock Exchange works and whether it provides enough money for British Industry.
Producer CHRIS JELLEY
(Repeated: Tuesday, BBC2, 3.30 pm)
A series of 25 programmes Spanish for beginners: 10
Presented by ALISON SKILBECK and CARLOS RIERA , With
JUAN IGNACIO MACIA , SAGRARIO SALA
Director CAROL WISEMAN
Producer DAVID HARGREAVES (Repeated: Tuesday, BBC2, 7.5 pm)
In the first of three visits to Not-ting Hill Methodist Church, MALCOLM STEWART joins in community worship and asks about the present-day significance of people in the Advent and Christmas story. 1: John the Baptist with REV DON PICKARD , REV DONALD EADIE
Producer R. T. BROOKS
The last of ten programmes on dressmaking for beginners. Presented by ANN LADBURY Finishing Touches
Ann Ladbury shows a foolproof method of sewing a shirt collar.
Executive producer SHEILA INNES Producer JENNY ROGERS
Brush up your reading and writing with BRIAN REDHEAD and FREDERICK JAEGER
Script BARRY TOOK
Adults wanting help with reading and writing can ring [number removed] or send their name and address to: Your Move, PO Box 7, London W3 6XJ4
The last of ten programmes for physically disabled people.
After the Snowdon Report This final programme looks at what still needs to be done to integrate disabled people into a society largely designed for the able-bodied.
Presenters JILL LUMB and CORBET WOODALL
Producer CHARLES PASCOE
Series producer IAN WOOLF
Introduced by DAVID RICHARDSON You Can't Run a Factory by Committee
Wold Farm Foods freeze 20,000 tons of peas, beans and sprouts a year - a huge business based on strict discipline.
Producer JOHN KENYON. BBC Birmingham
Weather for farmers MICHAEL FISH
Eleven programmes in which ERICA WILSON introduces a variety of design ideas in simple stitches. 10: Crewel Point
Director JAMES FIELD
Producer MARGARET MACLEOD (WGBH Boston)
A 26-part series about musical instruments, terms and topics. J for Jazz
According to the dictionary: syncopated music of American-Negro origin'.
STEVE RACE enlarges on the theme.
Director IAN HAMILTON
Producer JOHN DOBSON. BBC Bristol
A season of films to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Elstree Studios. Today starring John Mills
Sylvia Syms ,
Anthony Quayle Libya, 1942: Capt Anson , commander of an ambulance convoy, is cut off with two nurses and his sergeant, and only an old ambulance as transport. They meet a South African captain who begs a lift.
Director J. LEE-THOMPSON
. Films: page 18
Sister Diana Murdoch:
Capt Van der Poel:
Sister Denise Norton:
in Bill of Hare and Dumb Patrol
A film series starring
The Intruders: It's bad enough when a rival firm sets up in opposition but for one of the family to work for them ...
by FRANCES HODGSON BURNETT Dramatised in six parts by JACK GERSON : part 4
Cedric and his grandfather have become friends but the latter still refuses to recognise Cedric's mother. Returning from church, the Earl's coach is stoned by the small son of one of his poverty-stricken tenants.
Music composed by KENNY CLAYTON Script editor ALISTAIR BELL Designer PETER KINDRED Producer BARBY LETTS Director PAUL ANNETT
Earl of Dorincourt:
A series of ten programmes: 9 BBCl's new public opinion column of the air.
A mirror on the world in which we live. Ideas, comments, prejudices, passions - all contributed by you, the public.
If you care about what's going on then voice it on the air!
Write in to: Write On!, BBCtv, London W12 8QT
Presented by members of the public with the help of the BBC Community Programme Unit.
A lively look at words and letters With DONALD GEE
BOB HOSKINS and PATRICIA HAYES
MARTIN SHAW , GAY HAMILTON
Script BARRY TOOK
Adviser CATHERINE MOORHOUSE Director BARBARA DERKOW
ProducerDAVID HARGREAVES (Repeated: Thursday 12.35 pm)
Adults wanting help with reading can ring [number removed] or send their name, address and telephone number to: [address removed]
Book (same title), £1.00, from bookshops
Documenting the world of religion in 1976. Editor PETER ARMSTRONG
appeals on behalf of the Royal Alfred Merchant Seamen's Society which provides flatlets, residential homes and hospital care for veteran seafarers and widows; also financial aid to disabled and retired seafarers.
Donations, preferably by crossed po or cheque, to: [address removed].
from the Central Church, Torquay with combined church and other choirs
Introduced by GRAHAM PURCHES
Lift high the cross (Crucifer); 0 thou who earnest (Hereford); Thou art the everlasting word (Conquest); All things bright and beautiful: Son of God, eternal Saviour (Bethany); Just as I am (Saffron Walden); Lord Jesus Christ (Living Lord); Sweet little Jesus boy; Come, let us join (Nativity); Blessed city, heavenly Salem (Westminster Abbey); All for Jesus (All for Jesus)
Conductor JANYCE PRINGLE Organist LESLIE OLIVER
Soloist ELISABETH CROCKER Prayer and Blessing REV DERRICK BARBER
Producer JOHN DOBSON
Series producer RAYMOND SHORT BBC Bristol
by N.J. Crisp
A series in 16 parts starring Jean Anderson, Patrick O'Connell, Jennifer Wilson with Richard Easton, Robin Chadwick, Derek Benfield
The Rileys' son, Ronald, has been involved in an accident. Gwen is summoned to the hospital and with Bill still away she keeps a lonely and anxious vigil. Will Ronnie's injuries be serious? Where is Bill...?
The last in a season of some of Paul Newman 's most famous films.
Tonight also starring Joanne Woodward
Robert Wagner (above left)
Escaping from his victory celebrations after the Redburne 200 motor race, driver Frank Capua meets Elora and after a brief courtship they marry. Husband and wife prepare to face the rigours of the racing circuit together.
Director JAMES GOLDSTONE Films: page 16
Miss Redburne 200:
Miss Redburne's mother:
Miss Dairy Queen:
with Kenneth Kendall Weather
The paperback programme edited and introduced by Melvyn Bragg Books of the Week chosen by Professor Sir Alfred Ayer Margaret Drabble and Sian Phillips with them in the studio Authors of the Week
Laurens van der Post - whose account of a journey through the Kalahari Desert - A Far-off Place -was described by The Sunday Times as a ' magnificently inventive, visionary adventure story.'
Twiggy - a modern Cinderella, the cockney girl who became a superstar - whose autobiography has just come out in paperback. The Booker Quiz presented by Christopher Booker
Studio director JULIA MATHESON
(Please send your quiz answers to: Read All About It, BBC Television, London W12 8QT) The Booker Quiz, £1.50, from bookshops from 9 December
A history of the blues
5: Sticking with the blues
Since the Second World War the blues have survived the transformation of Black America created by the Soul Revolution. Including film of MUDDY WATERS, BUDDY GUY HOWLIN' WOLF, BB KING
THE ACES, BILLY BOY ARNOLD FENTON ROBINSON.
A series of five films narrated by DAVID LLOYD JAMES
Film cameraman JOHN TURNER Sound STAN NIGHTINGALE Film editor CHRIS LOVETT Written by GILES OAKLEY
Producer MADDALENA FAGANDINI
The Devil's Music - a history of the blues, 13.00, from bookshops