With the PLAYBOARD PUPPET THEATRE and CHRISTOPHER LILLICRAP
Introduced by Roy Castle and Norris McWhirtcr
This week's special guest is Dr Michael Jones who canoed down Everest
Designer MALCOLM THORNTON
Producer ALAN RUSSELL
A series of ten films about the history and playing of the game presented by two of its leading personalities.
2: The Old Man with contributions by SIR JACK HOBBS , C. B. FRY MAJOR JAMES GILMAN and E. J. ' TIGER ' SMITH
... the programme was pure pleasure.
Research assistant FENELLA STURT Producer GORDON CROTON
Book (same tide), 14.75, from bookshopt
A feature film starring Stewart Granger , with Sylva Koscina , Christine Kaufmann Thomas Stanwood is a 16th-century English soldier of fortune whose primary interests are gold and women. When the Spanish governor of Siena hires him to guard his betrothed, Stanwood soon discovers that the beautiful Orietta is well able to take care of herself.
Directed by ETIENNE PERIER. Films: p 10
Written and directed by Charles Chaplin.
Charlie, the master of the mop, discovers that an eligible coward is more attractive than an insignificant hero.
The other janitor:
The bond salesman:
The bank manager:
The police officer:
Bank Holiday weather on CEEFAX p 115
Introduced by Frank Bough
On the final Saturday of the Football League season, BOB WILSON spotlights the outstanding promotion and relegation issues.
The best of the action from Mike Barrett 's bill at the Royal Albert Hall this week.
Commentator HARRY CARPENTER
World Snooker from the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield.
The Embassy World Professional Snooker Championship
The final stages of a competition which has attracted world stars like the holder, JOHN spencer of England, the No 2 seed RAY REAR DON of Wales, CLIFF TYIORBURN Of Canada, finalist last year, and ALEX ' HURRICANE ' HIGGINS
Commentators ALAN WEEKS and TED LOWE
2.35; 3.10; 4.30*
Show Jumping from Hickstead featuring
The Embassy Tankard
Top show jumpers from five European countries contest the first major class of the new season at The All England Show Jumping Club.
1.55; 2.20; 2.55; 3.35*
Racing from Ascot
2.0 Aimers Coffee Stakes (Old Mile)
2.30 Sagaro Stakes (2m)
3.5 Autobar Victoria Cup (H'cap) (7f)
3.40 White Rose Stakes dim)
Commentators PETER o'sullevan JULIAN WILSON and JIMMY LINDLEY
Second-half coverage of a top match in the First Round of the Premiership Trophy
Commentator EDDIE WARING
4.40* Final Score
Including classified football results, rugby and racing results.
12.35 Football Focus; 1.0 Boxing
1.55 Racing. 2 5 Snooker: 2.2t Racing
2.35 Show Jumping; 2.55 Racing
3.10 Show Jumping; 3.35 Racing
3.45 Rugby League; 4.38 Show Jumping
4.40 Final Score
Timings may be changed by events Television presentation: Boxing BOB DUNCAN
Snooker NICK HUNTER
Show Jumping FRED VINER Racing DENNIS MONGER
Rugby League KEITH PHILLIPS Football Focus MIKE MURPHY
Grandstand producer MARTIN bopkins
This week it's cartoon time in The Mickey Mouse Club as THE MOUSE-KETEERS introduce MICKEY MOUSE, GOOFY, and DONALD DUCK in Mickey and the Beanstalk
Directed by JAMES FIELD
Executive producer RON MILLER
Richard Whitmore ; Weatherman
5.40 Sport/Regional News
starring Abe Vigoda as Phil Fish with Florence Stanley and Barry Gordon Fish's Job
Phil Fish is offered a job as a night-watchman, but at last realises that the children in his care are more important than he wants to admit.
Directed by DENNIS STEINNIM
starring Rolf Harris with his special guest Dana and the amazing
Wilfred Makepeace Lunn
Join ROLF and his guests for half-an-hour of acting, painting but above all singing, featuring the children of TANG HALL COUNTY
JUNIOR SCHOOL, YORK
Musical director BARRY BOOTH Script TONY HAWES
Designer GARY PRITCHARD
Directed by DAVID G. HILLIES Produced by JAMES MOIR
Peter Finch , Ronald Lewis
David McCallum , Maureen Swanson In mid-19th-century Australia the Marston brothers join their father in the bush to work for the notorious Captain Starlight. From cattle-rustling the gang graduate to bank robbery.
From the novel by ROLF BOLDREWOOD Directed by JACK LEE. Films: page 10
A new series of programmes 'live' from the Television Theatre in London starring
Val Doonican with special guests James Galway Tom Paxton and introducing Dave and Sugar
Musical director RONNIE HAZLENURST Musical associate ROGER Richards Special material CHRIS MILLER and VAL DOONICAN
Costume designer NICHOLAS ROCKER Sound LARRY GOODSON
Lighting KEN MACGREGOR Designer JAN SPOCZYNSKI
Producer YVONNE LITTLEWOOD
Telly Savalas as Lieutenant Theo Kojak, a tough cop, with a tough job, in a tough town - New York.
Tears for All Who Loved Her
When Carol Austin is suspected of murdering her mobster husband, Lt Kojak surprisingly turns the case over to Crocker. But Kojak has very good reasons for not wanting to renew an old acquaintanceship with Carol.
with Richard Whitmore Weather
Introduced by Jimmy Hill
Two-match action from the Football League on the crucial last Saturday of the 1977-78 season with commentators BARRY DAVIES and JOHN MOTSON.
Plus interviews and analysis, the round-up of the day's soccer news with the vital end-of-season League tables, and Goal of the Season: another chance to choose between the best BBC1 goals in the annual competition with £300 in Premium Bonds to the winner.
Studio director JOHN ROWLINSON
Producers JOHN MCGONAGLE , MIKE mirpht Series producer ALEC WEEKS Editor JONATHAN MARTIN
Live from Pebble Mill
Bob Langley and Tony Lewis invite you to meet their guests. with Kenny Ball and his Jazzmen Director
ROY NORTON. Producer ROY RONNIE