9.38 Out of the Past
Charles Dickens : 3
10.5 Look and Read Sky Hunter
10: Back to the Wild
The children are trapped in the zoo. Has Mr Trim tricked them yet again?
Written by LEONARD KINGSTON
With and LUKE BATCHELOR , LENNOX GREAVES , EMMA JEAN RICHARDS , ISOBIL NISBET , MIKE SAVAGE , JAYNE TOTTMAN , DONALD WAUGH , CHARLES COLLINGWOOD and MICHAEL MAYNARD Producer ROGER TONGE
10.30-10.45 Let's Go Let's Go Cycling
Presented by BRIAN RIX
Brian is looking after his bike. Film sequences show cycling lessons, a mentally-handicapped group practising with road signs, two friends cycling to a tea party.
The Nativity: part 2
Gold, frankincense and myrrh. The three Wise Men bring the first-ever Christmas presents.
LP (REC 314) of music from this series, or cassette (ZCM 314), from record shops
11.17 Going to Work Chain Store
11.38 Taking Shape
A five-part documentary
The City of Sheffield has been offered a piece of public sculpture. Cast in stainless steel sections, it is welded together and erected on site. 5: Horse and rider- on view
12.5 pm A Job Worth Doing? Hotel Management
Weather IAN MCCASKILL
With DONNY MACLEOD , DAVID SEYMOUR and MARIAN FOSTER including Medicine Matters with Dr David Delvin
Editor jim DUMIGHAN
CARMEN MUNRO introduces rhymes and counting games and tells a story about the children who all go to a place where there is plenty to do and room to play. A Windy Day
2.14 Treffpunkt: Deutschland Freizeit
A Collier's Friday Night by D. H. LAWRENCE
Adapted by LEONARD KINGSTON Part 2
(English transmitters only. First shown on BBC Cymru/Wales)
Story: Timothy and Gramps written and illustrated by RON BROOKS. Presenters
Delia Morgan , Don Spencer
with Ronald Pickup Willow's Luck by GABRIEL ALINGTON
Today: A Secret Friend
Michael Rodd asks questions based on scenes from Alice in Wonder-land, Oh Mr Porter , Raising the Roof and Dr Who and the Daleks. Looking for the answers will be contestants from TEWKESBURY SCHOOL and RISING BROOK HIGH SCHOOL, STAFFORD.
There will also be one of the top entries from the Young Film-makers' Competition,
Directed by PAUL LOOSLEY Produced by JOHN BUTTERY
with Roy Castle and Norris McWhirter
In New Zealand, Roy has a race against the world 100 yards record holder - running backwards!
In the studio, Norris's record memory is put on trial and the smallest book in the world is put under a microscope (in order to see it). This week's special guest is Maxie Anderson , one of the three pilots who made the first successful transatlantic balloon crossing.
Designer CHRIS HULL
Producer ALAN RUSSELL
(Tomorrow Nationwide celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Guinness Book of Records. Norris McWhirter is Pete Mur ray's guest in Open House on Thursday, Radio 2 at 12.30 pm)
with Richard Whitmore Weatherman
Television's most popular current affairs magazine presented each weekday evening by FRANK BOUGH , SUE LAWLEY, 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 , TONY FRANCIS , DIANE HARRON , JAMES HOGG , BILL KERR ELLIOTT, NICHOLAS WOOLLEY , GLYN WORSNIP and MARTIN YOUNG bring you films and features that reflect the way life is Nationwide.
Producers DAVID DICKINSON
ANDREW TAUSSIG , KEN VASS Deputy editor DAVID LLOYD Editor HUGH WILLIAMS
The first of four programmes starring
Donny and Marie with their guests
Olivia Newton-John Bob Hope and K.C. and the Sunshine Band
Directed by ART FISHER
The Long Chain
James Burke takes a look at 2,000 years of human ingenuity. In the seventh of ten historical detective stories, he searches for the clues that link yesterday's amazing inventions to our modern-day world.
This week he asks: 'What's the connection between Lloyd's of London and the Glasgow gasworks, or between the invention of the gin-and-tonic and nylon stockings - and how does that connection mould the shape of your life?'
Film editor JIM LATHAM
Photography DAVID FEIG , TONY PIERCE-ROBERTS Produced by MICK JACKSCN and DAVID KENNARD
A life or death situation faces the Ewing family when their private plane crashes into a swamp during a severe thunderstorm. For the passengers on board a grim struggle for survival begins ...
J R Ewing:
Eleanor Southworth Ewing:
Pamela Barnes Ewing:
Sue Ellen Ewing:
with Richard Whitmore ; Weather
by WALLY K. DALY
' Whether priest or thespian, never once let yourself doubt that the role you're playing is real. Lead your little flock from childhood to the grave via God's sweet sacraments and let no doubts intrude -ever. Once you start to question - you're finished.'
Cast in order of appearance
Designer Richard HENRY Lighting CLIVE THOMAS Producer INNES LLOYD Director KENNETH ives
Presented by DENIS TUOHY and VALERIE SINGLETON
Including News Headlines
Producer BARBARA MAXWELL Editor ROGER BOLTON
Ten programmes on the origins and growth of the Arab-Israeli dispute.
9: The 'Palestinian Problem '
Since 1948 the fortunes of the Palestinians have been complicated by, and bound up with, the competing interests of the Arab states, as well as those of Israel. This programme outlines the main events of that story.
Production assistant CAROLINE PICK
Written and produced by ROGER OWEN