A magazine for Asian viewers including discussions, review of recent news, music and stories from the communities.
Produced and presented by MAHENDRA KAUL
Director ASHOK RAMPAL. BBC Birmingham (Repeated: Wednesday, BBC2, 10.35 am)
by PETER FIRMIN and OLIVER POSTGATE
A series of 25 programmes Spanish for beginners: 24
Presented by ALISON SKILBECK and CARLOS RIERA
Producer DAVID HARGREAVES (Repeated: Tuesday, BBC2, 7.5 pm)
Ten programmes about communicating through the spoken word. 9: Unaccustomed as I am ...
George Bernard Shaw made himself into a fine public speaker. We can't all emulate G.B.S., but we can learn some simple ways to cope with the moment when we're called upon to ' say a few words'. (This programme includes a section of information for correspondence course students.) with evening students from South Bristol Technical College and Westonsuper-Mare Technical College
JEAN HOWELL , REX SWINDALL and CANON GRAHAM FOLEY , Vicar of Leeds
Producer BERNARD ADAMS
(Wordpower Correspondence Course Is published with this series. Details from [address removed])
MIKE DORNAN and a group of Christians from different denominations join the congregation of Fisher-wick Presbyterian Church, Belfast, to think about the power of Jesus. Service conducted by REV DAVID LAPSLEY
Organist CARRY RODWAY Producer MOORE WASSON
Series producer R. T. brooks BBC Northern Ireland
A Parents and Children series of 15 programmes looking at the emotional and physical experience of pregnancy and the first weeks of life.
1 :This week CLAIRE WOOLFORD introduces the 'care team' - the doctors and nurses you will meet during your pregnancy and afterwards - and looks at the particular job each does. Also on hand is CLAIRE RAYNER who will be presenting a regular ' problem page' to answer viewers' questions about pregnancy and babies.
Film editor PETER ORTON Research JOHN BROOKE Producer DICK FOSTER
Book, Claire Rayner Answers Your 100 Questions on Pregnancy, 95p, from bookshops
The pleasures and problems, chances and challenges, of retirement ... not forgetting a touch of nostalgia.
Presented by ROY HUDD and IRENE THOMAS
Director CHARLES PASCOE
Producer BRIGIT BARRY (Repeated- Thursday 3.25 pm)
features the news and views, politics and practice, of those involved with the land.
With DAVID RICHARDSON
JOHN CHERRINGTON , PHILIP WRIXON
Producer JOHN KENYON. BBC Birmingham
Weather for farmers BILL GILES
A series of 19 programmes
12:Help! I Need Somebody
What special arrangements do childminders have to. make in case of accidents?
Presented by BRIAN REDHEAD
Producer SUZANNE DAVIES
Series producer DAVID ALLEN
Book (same title), £1.00, from bookshops
A 26-part series about musical terms, topics and instruments. W for
Woodwind JACK BRYMER compares and contrasts the four principal members of the orchestral woodwind family with DAVID BUTT (flute) RICHARD MORGAN (oboe)
GEOFFREY GAMBOLD (baSSOOn)
Director IAN HAMILTON
Producer JOHN DOBSON. BBC Bristol
A season of films featuring the most enduring Hollywood star of them all. Today also starring
Zachary Scott, Sidney Greenstreet David Brian
Stranded in the small Southern town of Boldon, carnival dancer Lane Bellamy is befriended by Fielding Carlisle, the town's deputy sheriff and protege of ruthless political boss Titus Semple. But Semple's plans for Carlisle don't include Lane.
Director MICHAEL CURTlZ
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Two of the world's greatest laughter-makers.
Stan and Ollie soon forget what they joined the Foreign Legion to forget.
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This is an opportunity for viewers to preview this year's entries in the Eurovision Song Contest to be held on 2 April. Introduced by Terry Wogan
Presented by STANLEY APPEL
Presented by Paddy Feeny The Final
WREXHAM: finding out why honey-bees die during transportation
KESWICK: investigating the megalithic stone circle at Castle Rigg
PERTH: using a weedkiller to increase plant growth
YEOVIL: taking the curl out of sheep's wool compete for the title and the Royal Institution Young Scientists' Trophy.
Judging their projects:
PROFESSOR FRED HOLLIDAY zoologist
PROFESSOR JACK MEADOWS astronomer
SIR GEORGE PORTER , chemist
Studio director JOHN GORMAN Producer PETER BRUCE
by CHARLES DICKENS; dramatised in six parts by HUGH LEONARD
One of the most richly entertaining and sociologically interesting of all Dickens's novels. The story, packed with incident, humorous and tragic, follows the fortunes of a young man and his sister when cruel fate brings them face-to-face with the harsh reality of life and work in early Victorian England.
Script editor ALISTAIR BELL Designer GRAHAM OAKLEY Producer BARRY LETTS Director
Miss La Creevy:
Mr Alfred Mantalini:
Miss Fanny Squeers:
posts that mention
with DONALD GEE
BOB HOSKINS and NORMAN ROSSINGTON
Script BARRY TOOK
(Repeated: Thursday 12.35 pm)
Adults wanting help with reading can ring [number removed]or send their name, address and telephone number to: On the Move, [address removed].
A series of five films in which children from different religious and cultural backgrounds describe their own lives and beliefs.
In today's programme, Merrick Maye, a West Indian living in Birmingham and a member of one of the many Pentecostal Christian movements, describes his church and what it means to him.
Producer DANIEL wolf
With GEOFFREY WHEELER from Leek, Staffordshire. For tonight's programme in All Saints Church, local church choirs are joined by the Leek Citadel Salvation Army Band and people from the town who, talking to GEOFFREY WHEELER about their life and faith, also chose the hymns.
For all the saints (Sine nomine): Jesus good above all other (Quem pastores); King of glory (Gwalchmai); The family of man; O for a thousand tongues (Lyngham); Jesus shall reign (Rimington); For the beauty of the earth (Shirley); Praise, my soul (Praise, my soul); To God be the glory
Conductor KEITH DAVIS
Organist JAMES WILKINSON
Associate producer LESLIE MITCHELL Director ANDREW BARR
Series producer RAYMOND SHORT
The first of a series of 13 plays reflecting life in the last 25 years.
Hannah Gordon in Almost Tomorrow by RAY CONNOLLY with Kathleen Byron , Lalla Ward and David Savile
1952: ' It's time for a change ... it's time I changed ... I want to move into the 20th century ... even if it is half-over.'
Sound NORMAN BENNETT Designer
Producer PIETER ROGERS Director PETER MOFFATT
starring David Niven
Margaret Leighton with Jack Hawkins , Cyril Cusack They seek him here, They seek him there,
Those Frenchies seek him everywhere ...
David Niven is the apparently languid and ineffectual Sir Percy in this spectacular adventure of the French Revolution, based on the exploits of Baroness Orczy's famous character ' The Scarlet Pimpernel'.
Written, produced and directed by MICHAEL POWELL and EMERIC PRESSBURGER Films: page 11
Sir Percy Blakeney:
Prince of Wales:
Lord Anthony Dewhurst:
Sir Andrew ffoulkes:
Comtesse de Tournai:
Philippe de Tournai:
Suzanne de Tournai:
with Richard Whitmore ; Weather
with Esther Rantzen
Kieran Prendiville , Glyn Worsnip Oddities of the Week from Cyril Fletcher
Song of the Week Jake Thackray
Director PIETER MORPURGO Editor JOHN MORRELL
The Paperback Programme edited and introduced by Melvyn Bragg
Books of the Week chosen by Marghanita Laski Annabel Leventon and The Duke of Devonshire
Authors of the Week
Sir Osbert Lancaster : with The
Littlehampton Bequest, which the Sunday Times called ' by far the most civilised joke of the year '.
John Welcome: with his exciting racing thriller, Grand National. The Booker Quiz presented by Christopher Booker
Studio director NIGEL WILLIAMS