.4t Properties of Water. . fountain and Grotto. 7.M Ciasstc*i Greece:
WheM Custard was Sorry
Told by RICHARD BRIERS
With William Rushton.
Written and illustrated by William Rushton.
The heraldic creatures in Kew Gardens felt they ought to mark the Jubilee with something special. The unicorn suggested climbing Everest. The griffin favoured a bank robbery. But the lion had a better idea.
(Book (same title), hardback Â£3,paperback 90p)
The fantastic adventures of one of the world's most famous cartoon characters.
(Black and white)
Wht/ Doti' YoM just switch off your television set and go and do something less boring instead?
The last episode of a three-part film from Romania.
The formidable Dr Cachet hunts Alex and Stefan through the swamps and canals of the delta. Story told by JOHN WESTBROOK
Presented by PEGGY MILLER
The Gillette Cup: Quarter-final Somerset v Kent at Taunton Introduced by PETER WEST
Kent have won eight one-day titles, including two Gillette Cups, while Somerset have been twice runners-up in the Gillette Cup; in 1967 when they lost to Kent and in 1978. Today the Taunton ground will, no doubt, provide a great day's play.
BarNabt/ LearMS to SMttH Voices COLIN JEAVONS
EngUsh version by MtCHtEL GRAFTON-ROBtNSON (Rep«<)
The Gillette Cup: Quarter-final
Somerset v Kent at Taunton
Introduced by Peter West
With great players such as Viv Richards and Ian Botham of Somerset, and Kent's Asif Iqbal and Derek Underwood, Taunton should provide a great day's play. Commentators Richie Benaud and Jim Laker
TV presentation Nick Hunter, Huw Jones
Cricket scores on Ceefax
A programme for children under 5
A serial in six episodes by JOHN FOSTER
Kerry is looking forward to becoming a top speedway rider, and is quite unaware of the threat to his future career ... 2: Todd
Executive producer ANNA HOME Director JOHN PROWSE
With the latest news and information on wildlife, introduced by Tony Soper with su INGLE
With Skylab now crashed. Wildtrack reveals the details of one of Skylab's most fascinating experiments: the spiders who spun their webs in space - in zero gravity! Fancy picking up crabs? It's easy when you know how. Tony finds five different kinds of crabs in one afternoon's rock-pooling.
Producer MIKE BEYNON. BBC Bristol
Richard Whitmore ; Weatherman
The Nationwide Dossier
How safe are the world's ageing jet airliners? Is so-called' psychic surgery' a fraud? Why should diplomats who commit crimes be able to escape punishment? In the first of three reports
Roger Cook and Bill Kerr Elliott review a year of Nationwide's investigative journalism.
Producer DAVID DARLOW
The Waltz King: Vienna: the highly successful Johann Strauss holds sway with his lilting music but refuses to allow his talented son to follow in his footsteps.
(final part next Wednesday)
Johann Strauss Sr:
Johann Strauss Jr:
Presented by David Jacobs
How many times have you wondered what happened to the people who made headlines in the past - and have since disappeared? In this first of this series of four programmes DAVID JACOBS will be talking to Ruby Murray - remember the song 'Softly, Softly'? In 1955 she had five records in the Top 20 at the same time. Also Captain Carlsen of the Flying Enterprise, who became the focus of one of the world's biggest news stories in the 50s.
Director PIETER morpurgo
Associate producer JOHN JACOBS Producer SHIRLEY FISHER
by CARLA LANE starring in The Best Things in Life are Not Free
Mrs Hutchinson and Derek are trying to make Sandra behave in a way more becoming to an expectant mother-and that is certainly not tearing about on the back of Carol's motor bike. Carol has a visitor, Andrew, the driver of the bulldozer which destroyed the family home. She thinks she Will teach him a lesson by ignoring him-but it doesn' have the desired effect.
The Boswells have parked their caravan! It is in a place very familiar to Mr Goddard, the town councillor who is trying to help them - however, with the help of the Liverpool police, all is resolved.
Designer MARJORIE PRATT
Produced by ROGER RACE
The penultimate of ten episodes James Hazeldine
Louise Jameson , John Carlisle in Double Vision by SEAN HIGNETT Tom begins to have doubts about Julia's death. Is she still working for the department or is someone out to get him?
Series created by JACK GERSON OB lighting JIMMY MAIDENS Script editor MAGGIE ALLEN Producer GEORGE GALLACCIO
Director KENNY MCBAIN. BBC Scotland
Richard Whitmore ; Weatherman
Presented by Lena Martell with special guests
Gheorghe Zamfir, Kandidate and Flick Colby 's Ruby Flipper
Musical director BRIAN FAHEY
Vocal backing THE TONY MANSELL SINGERS Sound BOB GILLIES
Lighting ALAN HENDERSON Designer ALEX GOURLAY Production PHIL BISHOP
Terry Wogan introduces one of the world's longest running television programmes featuring amateur dancers in an inter-regional competition. from
The Civic Centre, Motherwell where
RAY MOORE commentates on Latin, Ballroom, Old Time, Formation and, for Come Dancing 79, a disco championship plus a professional demonstration by the ex-World Amateur Latin American Champions Jeffrey Dobinson and Debbie Lee-London
All to the music of ANDY ROSS HIS CHORUS AND ORCHESTRA
Arranged by ERIC d. MORLEY Series producer KEN GRIFFIN
Take Your Partners - Come Dancing with Sidney Thompson and his Orchestra, record (REB 216). cassette, time 4029)
Your Weekly Health Report Mavis Nicholson and John Stapleton investigate the latest news, developments and controversies in medicine and healthy
Director JOHN GORMAN
Producers CHRIS HAWS , VIVIENNE KINO Editor john MANSFIELD
Fourth in a series of seven music features about great 20th-century musicians.
Profile of a Master
A documentary film featuring the famous French cellist at home with his musical family.
TORTELIER'S series of BBC television Masterclasses have brought him widespread admiration and affection.
In this informal film he plays music by Faur6, Saint-Saens, and Sarasate and some of his own compositions together with his wife, son and daughter.
He also illustrates some of his unusual technical innovations for the cello, with MAUD MARTIN TORTELIER (cello) YAN PASCAL TORTELIER (violin) MARIA DE LA PAU (piano)
Narrator KENNETH VAN BARTHOLD
Producer KENNETH CORDEN