6.40 Rome Under Augustus. 7.5 Maths Methods: Direction Fields.
9.8 Going to Work
Jobs in Horticulture
9.33 A Good Job with Prospects Taking Responsibility
A series for 4- and 5-year-olds, and adults watching with them. Is There a Letter?
Introduced by BERNARD STONE
Producer BARBARA PARKER
The First You and Me Book, £ 2.85 from booksellers
10.15 Music Time
10.38 Twentieth-Century History Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima
11.0 Merry-go-Round An Open Programme
Merry-go-Round looks at events in the news or of topical interest. Producer ED HAYWARD
Mr Cosmo the Conjuror
11.42 General Studies Have a Drink?
How many of us think of alcohol as a drug? The film looks at the ways in which the consumption of alcohol affects our behaviour. Producer BRUCE JAMSON
with Richard Whitmore and Moira Stuart
Weather JACK SCOTT
(London and SE only: Financial
Report, and News Headlines with subtitles)
Including Travelchoice, in which actor Jon Pertwee and his wife Ingeborg head to the exotic East to sample a holiday in Thailand.
Editor PETER HERCOMBE BBC Birmingham
A See-Saw programme.
2.1 Words and Pictures
Thomas the Tiger Teacher
2.18 One World
People on the Move
2.40 Exploring Science Cells
Part 2. A series of ten programmes presented by DELIA SMITH 7: Poultry
Director ERICA GRIFFITHS
Producer PETER RIDING
Book (same title), £4.25; BBC videobook Delia Smith 's Home Baking (BBCV 1009), £37.95 from retailers
Story: Mrs Bramble 's Hat by MICHAEL WYATT Presenters
Elizabeth Millbank, Dev Sagoo Guest storyteller Eileen Bell
with Prunella Scales Bogwoppit by URSULA MORAY WILLIAMS
' Bogwoppit. Rarely seen in Britain. Breed in marshland. Diet restricted to leaves of weed Aruncus Wopitus. Wings almost powerless, feet webbed ... ' What the dictionary omitted to say was: Eyes very blue and appealing. Habits dirty. Fond of stealing from Aunt Daisy and generally driving her mad. In great danger of extinction, until Samantha comes to their rescue ... Part 1
The first of seven programmes
Scooby-Doo, the cowardly dog detective, is now helped by his small, fearless nephew, Scrappy, who manages to sniff out a mystery and drags Scooby into another exciting adventure.
with Simon Groom , Sarah Greene and Peter Duncan
Assistant editors IAN OLIVER , RENNY RYE Editor BIDDY BAXTER
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by OLIVER POSTGATE
with Richard Baker Weatherman
Throughout the week Frank Bough , Sue Lawley, Hugh Scully and Sue Cook bring you the issues that matter and the topics that entertain in London and the South East With LAURIE MAYER , FRAN MORRISON and MARGARET NELSON at the Newsdesk.
At 6.25 the Nationwide team in London links up with BBC studios and reporting teams around Britain.
Including Monday's regular feature:
Watchdog See page 79
LINO FFRRARI, PHILIP HARDING MIKE HOGAN. RICHARD TAIT Editor ROGER BOLTON
Starring Peter Davison
A four-part story by Eric Saward
Why are the villagers so afraid?
James Garner returns as the West's most famous gambler.
If your name is Maverick you can't just idly stand by while a fellow con-artist sweet-talks the good citizens of Sweetwater out of a whole heap of money. And, in all good conscience, if you've warned the disbelieving citizenry, why not acquire the greenbacks for yourself?
Written by GORDON DAWSON Directed by ROD HOLCOMB
M L Springer:
Life and Soul of the Party
The Labour Party is now trying to heal the wounds of a traumatic year. But can the right- and left-wing factions hold together against the challenge from the SDP? What does the Labour Party stand for, and who does it now represent? A report by Robert Kee , including an interview with the Leader of the Labour Party
The Rt Hon Michael Foot , mp Producer SARAH HARGREAVES
Deputy editor ELWYN PARRY JONES Editor GEORGE CAREY
with John Humphrys ; Weatherman
The last of a seven-part series by ROY CLARKE starring Bill Owen
Peter Sallis , Brian Wilde in From Wellies to Wet Suit
When Compo expresses a desire to explore the wonders of the deep, Foggy and Clegg, knowing his normal natural aversion to water, are so impressed that they readily sponsor his purchase of one slightly used frogman suit.
Music RONNIE HAZLEHURST
Film cameraman FRED HAMILTON Film editor GLENN HYDE
Studio lighting JOHN GREEN
Designer VALERIE WARRENDER Produced by ALAN J. W. BELL
* Subtitles on Ceefax page 170
Alan J. W.
The first month on the beat for probationers like Francis Richley is spent in the company of a tutor constable. Richley is assigned to PC Denis Lay driving Panda Six around the toughest area in Reading. The routine of area policing ranges from seemingly endless cruising and waiting for a call or sign of trouble, to the occasional chance encounter that may generate ' business The crew of Panda Six find themselves on the trail of what they hope will be a ring of bicycle thieves. But, as so often with the police, things don't proceed according to plan.
Film editor CHARLES ALDRIDGE Sound MALCOLM HIRST
Producers ROGER GRAEF. CHARLES STEWART Series editor JOHN SHEARER. BBC Bristol
A review of the week's new releases with guest presenter
Ragtime: James Cagney returns to the screen in this film adaptation of the best-selling novel. Set in New York in 1906, it tells the stories of a kaleidoscope of characters, both real and fictional.
Death Wish II: Charles Bronson re-creates the role of the lone vigilante who takes the law into his own hands.
Also, DAVID THOMAS presents a round-up of news from the movie world, including comments from Blake Edwards about his plans for the return of the Pink Panther.
Director BRUCE THOMPSON Producer JUDY LINDSAY
High Noon , the much-acclaimed Western starring Gary Cooper and directed by Fred Zinnemann , is available as a BBC uideoboofc (BBCV 8000) £34.95 from retailers
as Sergeant Bilko
The one and only Bilko continues to con everyone in sight.
Asking for Time Off Work
Have you ever tried to persuade your boss that you needed time off work for a special reason - and failed?
INDIRA JOSHI , BURT KWOUK
ISLA ST CLAIR , MARINA SIRTIS and TREVOR THOMAS help to demonstrate the best strategies to use when asking for time off work. with TARIQ YUNUS , PAUL COPLEY and DEREK BENFIELD