The Cornhill Insurance Test Series
England v New Zealand from The Oval
The morning's play on the final day.
Introduced by PETER WEST
Commentators RICHIE BENAUD andJIM LAKER
TV presentation by DAVID KENNING and BILL TAYLOR
Introduced by Ron Pickering Special guest
Karen Robb , one of Britain's top gymnasts
Four teams come together in Congleton, Cheshire, to decide who will join the three schools already in the Final. Flag-waving spectators give their usual support and even their team ' mascots ' join in one game.
Teams appearing from:
POYNTON HIGH SCHOOL, CHESHIRE YSGOL Y MOELWYN,
PENGLAIS COMPREHENSIVE SCHOOL, ABERYSTWYTH
GEORGE WARD SCHOOL, MELKSHAM,
Produced by CLIVE DOIG
with John Craven
King Arthur and the Holy Grail
Who was King Arthur? And how does the Holy Grail come into his story? JOHN CRAVEN tries to answer these questions when he investigates the story behind the stories of this romantic King. StorytellerRAY SMITH
Music BBC RADIOPHONIC WORKSHOP ProducerMOLLY cox
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JOHN STAPLETON and BOB WELLINGS with contributions from BBC studios throughout the country.
Also from far and near, the programme's team of reporters, LUKE CASEY, BERNARD CLARK
KEVIN COSGROVE , DIANE HARRON JAMES HOGG , BILL KERR ELLIOTT PATRICK STENSON
NICHOLAS WOOLLEY and MARTIN YOUNG bring you films and features that reflect the way life is Nationwide
with Noel Edmonds
Two Scottish teams face each other across the 'round table of knowledge' in this new and exciting knock-out competition which has been designed to give children with a particular hobby a chance to air their individual knowledge and to co-operate as a team in the general knowledge section of the programme.
Pamela Mackinnon, age 10 horses
Alan Stein, age 13; sailing
Julian Fosh, age 14; ornithology
Paul Meldrum, age 10; automobiles
Elise Docherty, age 12 Charles Dickens
Anne Boyle, age 13; Enid Blyton
Record (RESL 54), from record shops
starring James Garner in Dirty Money, Black Light
While Rocky holidays in Hawaii, Jim relaxes at home -until he receives huge sums of money in the mail addressed to the old man.
Then his two-timing friend Angel takes rather more than an interest in the matter and things start to hum.
by MICHAEL J.BIRD
A series of eight episodes starring Jack Hedley
Betty Arvaniti , Takis Emmanuel
4: A Dead Man to Carry My Cross An entire village unites against a stranger and an ugly vendetta alienates Annika from Alan Hal dane.
Cast in order of appearance
Music composed by YANNIS MARKOPOULOS Designer MYLES LANG
Producer WILLIAM SLATER
LP record (REB 315). or cassette (zcr 315), from record shops
The lives behind six legendary names - told by their biographers. 2: Thomas Cook and his Son
Written and presented by the distinguished poet, journalist and writer John Pudney
World travel is easy-we take it for granted. One hundred and fifty years ago travel for most people didn't exist - until this Victorian pioneer and businessman had the vision, in a century just awakening to its possibilities, to make travel possible for everyone. Joined by his son - with whom he had a stormy relationship - he began in the 19th century what is familiar to us in this century as the Package Holiday.
JOHN PUDNEY , himself a great traveller, is especially drawn by the unexpected motives and early influences in Cook's life which led that Victorian opportunist to lay the foundations of modern tourism.
Photography EUGENE CARR
Sound ALAN COOPER , DAVID SIMPSON Film editor LES NEWMAN Producer HARRY HASTINGS
Boole (same title), 15.95, from bookshops, from 9 August
The Price of Coal by BARRY HINES
Two films set in South Yorkshire 1:Meet the People
A film for the Silver Jubilee
A Royal visit to Milton Colliery ! The preparations begin at once. Everything must be done to make it a success. And that's when the fun starts. But Sid Storey just looks on, incredulous and disgusted.
Producer TONY GARNETT Director KENNETH LOACH
Sir Gordon Horrocks:
The bomb squad:
The bomb squad:
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