Including Film Focus, a weekly guide to the latest releases and events in the movie world, presented by Tony Bilbow.
Editor JIM DUMIGHAN. BBC Birmingham
Legs, Legs, Legs
The gurnard fish has legs of a sort, the little mudskipper has fins it uses like legs, but when it comes to legs, the race horse wins.
Story: 'Ahhh!' said Stork Written and illustrated by GERALD ROSE . Presenters
Floella Benjamin , Johnny Ball
A cartoon series
with Joanna David
The Eyes of the Amaryllis by NATALIE BABBITT. Part 4
Brian Trueman puts observation questions to contestants from Heston School, Hounslow, and St Thomas Moore RC Middle School, East Molesey, who will be looking at scenes from The Cat from Outer Space, Lord of the Rings, Fern the Red Deer and Dr Dolittle. Mr Greensleeves, a runner-up In the Young Film-makers' Competition, will also be shown.
Directed by PAUL LOOSLEY Produced by JOHN BUTTERY BBC Manchester
with Simon Groom, Christopher Wenner, Tina Heath
In the Swim: Chris spends the day with Britain's 800m Women's Freestyle record holder, 14-year-old Jackie Willmott from Southend. Jackie swims a gruelling 10,000m per day and starts her training at 4.30 every morning - going on till after dark with lessons squeezed in between. Will all the effort pay off? Watch the 1980 Olympics to find out!
with Richard Baker Weatherman
The Nationwide team of FRANK BOUGH , SUE LAWLEY
HUGH SCULLY , JOHN STAPLETON and BOB WELLINGS provides you with background to the news of the day and presents some of the less serious features and stories that make up the scene.
Looks Forward into the 80s
Presented by Judith Hann , Michael Rodd and Kieran Prendiville with reporter Su Ingle
A new decade-new horizons for science and technology - and long-established challenges such as the energy crisis. The latest report on the ingenious ideas and inventions trying to carve out a better future.
Studio director JOHN GORMAN Producer LAURIE JOHN Edited by DAVID FILKIN
Tomorrow's World Looks to the Eighties, ÃÂ£7.25, from bookshops
Introduced by Kid Jensen.
Fifteen Years of Top of the Pops (record BELP 014, cassette zcr 014) from record shops
Top of the Pops
A gala spectacular featuring the final night of the 1979 championships.
Outstanding international artistes combine grace and precision with panache and courage as they compete for the coveted titles of Circus World Champions in four breathtaking events. The contenders
Trick riding: defending champions Jerry, Jimmy and Jonny (Sweden); The Alexis Gruss Troupe (France); The Enrico Caroli Troupe (Italy) Juggling: defending champion Kris Kremo (Switzerland); Rudy Schweitzer (Germany); Dick Franco (USA) Trampoline Competition:
The Cristiani Family, (USA)
The Six Fornasari (Italy)
Flying trapeze Competition:
The Flying Volares (USA) The Flying Jimenez (Mexico)
Staged in the Robert Brothers Big Top
with Peter Woods ; Weatherman
by PAUL JOYCE with Family picnics should not be like this; bugging devices, men with X-ray eyes. Mary doesn't understand what terrifies Simon, nor the bizarre events of the next six months.
Music by DAVE GREENSLADE Designer SALLY WILLIAMS
Studio lighting PETER BOOTH Script editor ROGER GREGORY Producer DAVID ROSE
Director PAUL JOYCE. BBC Birmingham
Girl in flat:
A weekly interview in which people whose decisions influence our lives talk about why they hold the views they do.
Research VIRGINIA ASHCOMBE Director ANN MORLEY
Producer MARGARET DOUGLAS
Mapping the Sky
How many people know the meaning of terms such as ' right ascension' and ' declination '? And what exactly is the celestial sphere? Mapping the sky presents problems different from those of mapping the earth. Patrick Moore talks about sky-maps, and how astronomers have worked out their own equivalent of latitude and longitude.
Director PIETER MORPURGO Producer PATRICIA WOOD