6.40 The Parliamentary Expenditure Committee. 7.5 ABC Kansas City: 3. 7.30 Concorde Case Study: 3.
9.0 A Good Job with Prospects Laboratory Work
9.52 Communicate! 9: A Short Story
The Irish writer, FRANK O'CONNOR , chose ' themes' for his short stories direct from life. ' Masculine Protest' in which a 12-year-old boy runs away from home, is partly based on his own son.
Series producer ANDRÉE MOLYNEUX Producer BRUCE JAMSON
10.15 Music Time
Lieutenant Kije: 2
More music by Prokofiev played by the orchestra, and illustrated with puppets. Presenters
KATHRYN HARRIES , PETER COMBE With THE LONDON SCHOOLS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA conductor FREDERICK APPLEWHITE Animation BURA AND HARDWICK, Puppets and direction ALAN PLATT Producer ELIZABETH BENNETT
Music from the series (record REC 362, cassette ZCM 362) from record shops
10.38 Maths Topics
11.0 Merry-go-Round Ceremonies
Ceremonies sum up the life and the feelings of a community, and often they give it an excuse for enjoyment too.
Produced by JULIET MILLER
(Repeat)Book 14 (same title) Â£1.00, from bookshops
with Donny MacLeod , Marian Foster Bob Langley and Bob Hall
Meet The Medal Chasers: Olympic competitors talk about their hopes and aspirations as they prepare to chase gold at the Moscow Games. Today's guest: shotputter Geoff Capes
Editor JIM DUMIGHAN
2.1 Words and Pictures
Who Took the Farmer s Hat? 2 18 Japan - The Crowded Islands Too Far, Too Fast?
2.40 Going to Work
from Grantham. Lincolnshire One more step: Steal away: Fight the good fight (Duke Street): Cross over the road; Glad (hat I live am I (Water-End): He made me; Dear Lord and Father of mankmd (Fepton): My song is love unknown (Love Unknown)
The poem this week is
Slowly by JAMES REEVES illustrated by NANCY PETLEY-JONES
Story: The Early Birthday Present by ELIZABETH MCDONALD Photographs by JAMES MATTHEWS-JOYCE Presenters
Floella Benjamin , Don Spencer
with Paul Copley The Runaway by GILLIAN CROSS
When Denny's Gran is taken into hospital, he is so scared of being put in a Children's Home that he runs away. He meets an Indian boy, who shows him an old house where he can hide. and for the moment Denny is safe. That is, until a little girl called Tracy starts poking her nose in. Today: part 1
with Simon Groom, Christopher Wenner, Tina Heath and a special programme for St Patrick's Day.
Book 16 (same title) Â£1.50 from bookshops
A Spot of Decorating by MICHAEL BOND
Narrated by MICHAEL HORDERN
with Richard Whitmore Weatherman
Presented live from London and the BBC studios around Britain. Frank Bough, Sue
Lawley Hugh Scully , John Stapleton and Bob Wellings are the team that bring you Britain's most watched current affairs programme. Each weekday evening they present analysis of topical events, plus the features and film that make up the scene Nationwide.
Questionmaster David Coleman
Emlyn Hughes and Gareth Edwards captain two teams of sporting celebrities who'll be puzzling over faces, places, facts, figures and films from 50 years of sporting action.
Guests this week include Vince Hilaire
Director MIKE ADLEY
Producer HAZEL LEWTHWAITE
BBC Manchester. Preview: page 25
The 11th in a series of 13 episodes Moloch by BEN STEED starring Paul Darrow
Jan Chappell , Michael Keating
Jacqueline Pearce , Steven Pacey and Josette Simon
On the planet Sardos is the secret of almost limitless wealth and power. But, as the Liberator's crew discovers, the men who possess that secret do not control it ...
Series created by TERRY NATION Music bv DUDLEY SIMPSON
Studio lighting BRIAN CLEMETT Script editor CHRIS Boucher Designer JAN SPOCZYNSKI Producer DAVID MALONEY Director VERE LORRIMER
Record (same title) RESL 58 from record shops
The Heart Changers
In 1973, British surgeons stopped doing heart transplants on Government advice. But this year there have been more of the controversial and expensive operations than ever before. Can we afford them? Michael Cockerell reports on why heart transplants are back in fashion and examines their true cost.
And for the first time, Dr Christiaan Barnard, the pioneer of heart transplants, talks about his new revolutionary operation to transplant a second heart alongside the patient's original one. He believes that British surgeons are using the wrong. methods.
Producer ANNE MOIR Deputy editor
ELWYN PARRY JONES
Editor ROGER BOLTON
with Peter Woods ; Weatherman
starring Martin Landau, Jane Alexander
Broken by two years in a Viet Cong prison, Johnny Bristol is released and sent back to an army hospital. Gradually he tries to reassemble his life-with the help of a nurse, whom he loves. His most important mission is to find his home town in Vermont - but it appears to have vanished from the face of the earth. Johnny is convinced that it is an army conspiracy and determines to discover the truth.
Films: p 19 (First showing on British television)
Young Johnny Bristol:
Presented by Barry Norman
Kramer vs Kramer: tonight's royal film, already nominated for nine Oscars, stars Dustin Hoffman and Meryl Streep in a modern-day drama about separation, divorce and child custody.
Electric Horseman: Robert Red-ford plays Sonny Steele , ex-world champion cowboy turned horse thief, and Jane Fonda the TV reporter who pursues him across America's wild, desolate terrain.
Silver Dream Racer: David Essex , returning to the screen after a six-year absence, talks about his role as an aspiring champion motorcycle rider, in a love story set around international race tracks.
Director JANE LUSH
Producer MARGARET SHARP
The first of five programmes
Everyone has ancestors but few of us know much about them. Were they merchants or craftsmenroundheads or cavaliers, Normans or Saxons? How far can you trace your family tree? Presented by GORDON HONEYCOMBE and based on his search into his family history.
Producer BRYN BROOKS ( First shown on BBC2)
Book, Discovering Your Family History, hardback £5.75, paperback £3.50 from bookshops