6.40 Computers: Operating Systems. 7.5 Rhondda: 1 - Educating for Escape. 7.30 The Way to Work,
A Single Piper by ELISABETH BERESFORD
Told by BERNARD CRIBBINS
Music by MIKE BATT
Animated by BARRY LEITH
Directed by IVOR WOOD
With CYD HAYMAN
Oriental Folk Tales
Today: The Moon Child
' Separating the bamboo canes Toscida peered between them. " Can I believe what I am seeing," he exclaimed in amazement. "A silver child! If this doesn't please my wife then I don't know what will! "'
Pictures by BILL RANDELL
Producer ANGELA BEECHING
Adapted and directed by DAVID WILSON
(Neat week: ' Abel's Island' with PeUr Barkworth)
starring Keith Chegwin with special guests
Keith Marshall , The Beat
Cheggers presents chart-topping sounds with fun and games from his twin teams, the Reds and the Yellows, led by GORDON ASTLEY and VIVIENNE MCKONE.
Executive producer PETER RIDSDALE SCOTT Producer MIKE STEPHENS
Why Don't You just switch off your television set and go and do something less boring instead?
Your ideas, games and activities presented by the children of the Bristol Why Don't You ...? Gang.
Producer HILARY MURPHY
Executive producer MOLLY cox
(Please tend your ideas to Why Don't You ... ? [address removed]; but if you want a reply please enclose stamped addressed envelope)
The Cornhill Insurance Test Series
England v Australia from Edgbaston Second day
PETER WEST introduces the whole of this morning's play from Edgbaston.
RICHIE BENAUD , PETER WALKER MIKE SMITH , TOM GRAVENEY
BILL TAYLOR , DAVID KENNING
A See-Saw programme Baby Sitting
Weather JIM BACON
The Cornhill Insurance Test Serin England v Australia from Edgbaston Second day
Further coverage from Edgbaston.
Story: One Hot Day by GRACE READ Presenters
Carol Chell , Johnny Ban
Musical director PETER PONTZEN Percussionist LYN EDWARDS
Graphic designer JOANNA ISLES Designer MARK SEVANT
Written and directed by MARGIE BARSOM Series producer JUDY WHITFIELD
Executive producer CYNTHIA FELGATE
An animated series of science fiction stories.
The Wizard of Od
Selected from an earlier age and given incredible powers, three teenagers return to Earth in their spaceship headquarters with a mission - to guard the human race from evil.
with Susan King
The last of a special selection of your favourite films from Horses Galore, about horses and ponies and the people who ride, drive, jump and breed them. Britain's Heavy Horses
Once a part of everyday life, Britain's common cart-horses are now almost an elite. But as Susan discovers there is still a job for them to do when they're away from the attentions of the showground crowds.
Research KATRINA MURRAY
Film editor GEORGE AUCKLAND Producer DAVID TURNBULL
When Custard was Sorry Told by RICHARD BRIERS
Written by GRANGE CALVELEY
Animation BOB GODFREY
with Jan Leeming Weatherman
Look East, Look North
Look North West, Midlands Today Nationwide (London and SE) Points West, South Today Spotlight South West
Including Down to Earth
The Nationwide guide to easy 8ardening with Alan Titchmarsh. (Regional details at Monday)
by CARLA LANE starring in Somewhere to Live....
Somewhere to Love ,
The Boswells are now homeless, and park their caravan where they can. Sandra discovers she has an admirer and decides to make Derek jealous; she succeeds - wim unfortunate results.
Designer MARJORIE PRATT
Produced by ROGER RACE
Man in cafe:
Policeman in station:
by DICK CLEMENT and IAN LA FRENAIS starringand With
The Great Race
The spirit is willing but the legs are weak, as Bob and Terry discover when they challenge each other to a cross-country cycle race.
Designer TIM GLEESON
Producer BERNARD THOMPSON (Repeat:) Sub-titles on Ceefax page 170
Another chance to see Grace Kennedy in her first television series. In this final programme she introduces her special guest from America Ben Vereen.
The last of four parts adapted from the novel by MEREDITH DANEMAN starring
4: Barbara returns to work with the ballet company - much to Jack's delight. George can only sit at home with the baby - and wait and members of the NORTHERN BALLET COMPANY
Script editor SALLY HEAD
Designer STANLEY MORRIS Producer COLIN SHINDLER Director PAUL CIAPPESSONI
with Peter Woods and the BBC's reporters and correspondents around the world Weekend Weather JIM BACON
from Crystal Palace
The Talbot International Games
The mid-season spectacular at Crystal Palace once again lives up to its enviable reputation with our four Gold medallists from Moscow, SEBASTIAN COE , STEVE OVETT , ALLAN WELLS and DALEY THOMPSON all scheduled to compete. From the USA 19-year-old CARL LEWIS , hailed as the new Jesse Owens , competes for the first time in Britain.
Commentators DAVID COLEMAN
RON PICKERING , STUART STOREY
Producer JOHN SHREWSBURY
starring and guest star
A Family Matter
The heavy mob is now leaning on Gary for £50,000. Thanks to Abbey, he can borrow the money - on condition that he asks for it personally. But he refuses because the man he has to ask is his brother, J. R. Ewing.
Written by DAVID PAULSEN
Directed by EWARD PARONE .
J R Ewing:
The music changes with the scene and the story, in a series of programmes from locations across the North West.
The music tonight features a big band, a brass band and a jazz quintet. They're just part of the scene at Salford College of Technology, where courses include bakery, chiropody-and a unique Diploma in band musicianship!
The music and the scene are linked by Brian Trueman.
Director NICK PEAKE
Producer GERALD HARRISON. BBC N Wett
Terence Morgan , Colin Petersen
Tod Dawson is a 10-year-old with a mind of his own. His father is glad to off-load him onto a local schoolteacher, Stephen Leigh , while he goes abroad. He returns with an American wife and regains custody of the child, but his promise of a stable home is never realised and, instead, violence erupts.
Produced by JAMES LAWRIE
Screenplay and directed by WOLF RILLA Films: page 82