6.40 Renaissance Spectacle
7.30 Properties of Enzymes: 2
9.38 Living in a Developing Country: Ghana
The Big Project
10.0 Merry-go-Round: Birth
This is the second of three sex education programmes for eight-and nine-year-olds in schools. This programme includes film of a human birth. It also includes brief sequences showing the hatching of chicks and the birth of kittens.
Introduced by RICHARD CARPENTER with MELISSA DOCKER
11.5 Out of the Past Charles Dickens
Storyteller Extraordinary - Part 1 Written by MICHAEL AND MOLLIE HARDWICK
With LEONARD SACHS , JONATHAN KAHN , JANINE KAUFMANN , CHRISTOPHER COLL , RANSE HOWELL , DEBBIE CUMMING , AUSTIN SOMERVELL. Producer FELICITY KINROSS
11.35 Preview: It's Maths
A chance for teachers to sample and record programmes for next term's output: this morning ' Axes and Grids' from the series It's Maths for pupils of average ability aged 9 to 11.
Producer DAVID ROSEVEARE
Weather BARBARA EDWARDS
with DONNY MACLEOD , DAVID SEYMOUR MARIAN FOSTER and JAN LEEMING and Dig This with Peter Seabrook
CARMEN MUNRO introduces rhymes and counting games and tells a story about Annie, Louise, George, Kevin, Caroline, Cheng, Scott, Mary, Toni and Sandra who all go to a place where there is plenty to do and room to play. Dressing Up
Illustrated by JOAN HICKSON Percussion grec. KNOWLES
Music director PETER PETTINGER Designer JOHN HOLLAND
Written and produced by CAROLE WARD
2.5 Scene: The Ballad of Ben Bagot
2.35 Preview: Science All Around
This afternoon, an example of the series Science All Around to be transmitted during the next school year for non-specialist teachers working with 9 to 11-year-olds. Producer MICHAEL COYLE
by BRIAN FINCH
A comedy series in six episodes featuring
4: The Girl Friend
Gloria's arrival causes mutiny amongst the staff of the Palace and once again Desmond has to come to the rescue.
Designer PETER MAVIUS Producer JOHN BUTTERY
Director JEREMY SWAN. BBC Manchester
with Susan King
A series all about horses and ponies, and the people who ride, drive, jump and breed them.
Polo is no longer a sport for the super-rich, as SUSAN discovers when she joins some Pony Club children training in Hertfordshire, and finds out more about this exciting game from International player Major Ronald Ferguson; Susan's father Alf King explains how to tether your pony properly, if you must; and she tries her hand at ploughing at the All Britain Championships.
Film editor JOHN LYTE
Producer DAVID TURNBULL
with Richard Baker Weatherman
Live from London and with studio and film features from all corners of the country.
Presented by Frank Bough
Sue Lawley , Valerie Singleton
John Stapleton and Bob Wellings the programme sets out to give you the best picture of the events and stories that are Nationwide current affairs.
Including at 6.45* Sportswide with Peter Walker
in Case of the Missing Hare
At Home with Donald Duck
It's a special day for the irascible webfoot although he doesn't realise it and his irrepressible nephews Huey. Dewey and Louie combine to make it one to remember with the help of Mickey Mouse, Pluto, Goofy and many others.
Three towns compete for a place in the German Heat of Jeux sans Frontières
Carrickfergus v Dungannon v Londonderry
Introduced from Carrickfergus by Stuart Hall and Eddie Waring
Referees ARTHUR ELLIS and MIKE SWANN
Designer STUART FURBER Director PAUL LOOSLEY Producer CECIL KORER BBC Manchester
with Richard Baker and the BBC's reporters and correspondents around the world Weekend Weather
A new film series starring with Tonight: Music to Die By
Western singing star Country Boy White is well in trouble when the man he quarrels with in public is found murdered, so turns to
Tony for help; but Petrocelli finds he is not the simple yokel he pretends and becomes a potential victim himself.
Country Boy White:
Explaining the news that will still matter tomorrow - tonight.
Introduced by Denis Tuohy with the John Timpson report.
Including News Headlines
from the Wembley Arena
A year of arduous training, fierce competition and absolute dedication culminates tonight for 22 of Britain's finest amateur boxers. The prize - an Amateur Boxing Association Title and the prospect of a trip to Canada for the Commonwealth Games.
Commentator HARRY CARPENTER
Television presentation BOB DUNCAN
Hugh O'Brian Barbara Rush with Neil Hamilton
A small-time gangster's dying words reveal a fantastic plot against the United Nations, but the only clue the murdered man leaves is the two words ' fountain ' and ' glass Reporter Karen Lowndes joins forces with Police Lieutenant Matt Lacey and they risk their lives in an attempt to outwit the plans of a fanatical right-wing gang.
Directed by JACK SMIGHT