6.40 Colour. 7.5 Which Way to Turn?
7.30 Journey into Frequency Space.
with Richard Whitmore and Linda Alexander
Weather JIM BACON
(London and SE only: Financial Report, and News Headlines with subtitles)
Dame Margot Turner was one of the Women Beyond the Wire imprisoned by the Japanese in Malaya. Her story and those ot other survivors is told in a new book by Lavinia Warner.
A See-Saw programme. (Repeat)
An International Golf Challenge Today's match:
Nancy Lopez-Melton v
The feature film starring
Robert Armstrong. Helen Mack
After King Kong has wrecked New York, producer Carl Denham has to flee from his creditors. On the old island, Denham and his band of treasure hunters rescue Kong s son from a quicksand bog. Thereafter, Prince Kong becomes an ally in their search for a hoard of long-lost jewels, guarded by age-old monsters.
Screenplay by RUTH ROSE
Producer MERION c. COOPER
Directed by ERNEST B. SCHOEDSACK Films: page 15
A programme for children under 5 Presenters
is forced to use his awful spymangier in The Pink Sky Mobile
with Rula Lenska
Polish Folk Tales adapted from traditional sources by AGNES SZUDEK The Lake of Lilies
Pictures by ANNABEL SPENCELEY
with Tony Hart and Morph
Hard and Soft
Ice-cube sculptures, coil pots, pipe cleaners in plaster dip, and a day by the sea with Mr Bennett.
Director JANE TARLETON
Producer Christopher PILKINGTON
If you're aged 15 or under, Take Hart, BBC Television Centre. London W3 6XZ. is the address to send paintings for the gallery. There's a prize for any that are shown, as long as you put your name, age and address, but we're sorry we can't promise to return any.
by L. T. MEADE dramatised in five parts by JULIA JONES
1: A sad and sudden event brings to an abrupt end the happiness shared by Mrs Jessop and her younger daughter, Alison, in their cottage by the sea. One room over a laundry in the slums of London is to be a very different life for them both.
Executive producer ANNA HOME Director DOROTHEA BROOKING
with Richard Baker Weatherman
Look East, Look North
Look North West, Midlands Today Nationwide - South East at Six Points West, South Today Spotlight South West
News, views and background to current events presented this evening by DAVID DIMBLEBY and SUE LAWLEY, with contributions from BBC studios around the United Kingdom.
The team of reporters nationwide: LUKE CASEY , PATTIE COLDWELL JOHN HITCHINS , JAMES HOGG
BILL KERR ELLIOTT , LAURIE MAYER
FRAN MORRISON , MARGARET NELSON MICHAEL WALE , TONY WILKINSON
NICHOLAS WOOLLEY , GLYN WORSNIP
LONDON Rolf Harris Cartoon Time Rolf Harris introduces Tom and Jerry in Jerry and the Lion, Sleepy Time Possum, Foghorn Leghorn in Feather Bluster and Bugs Bunny in Hare-Abian Nights.
SOUTH WEST Country Scene
Angela Rippon with a magazine on the South West countryside; what's happening, where to go, what to see. Tony Soper with a countryside competition for young people. Requests to: Country Scene. BBC Plymouth, PL3 5BD.
SOUTH Don't Fence Me In
Michael Jordan and guests look at various ways in which the Southern environment is changing. Tonight: windmills, swans and land drainage with DAVID BUTLER.
The West's rock magazine with the best of local bands, humour about the way we live and comment on our buildings, cinema and life-styles.
Presented by Andy Batten-Foster
MIDLANDS Me and My Town
Ten years ago Hazel O'Connor left Coventry. In tonight's programme she returns to visit family and friends in the town of her youth, and presents her own view of the city which went from boom to recession in a decade.
EAST Changing Places
Harlow - Nearly-new Town
Sir Frederick Gibberd produced the master-plan for Harlow in 1947. How does he and other people who live there feel about it now? Presenter Trevor Bailey
NORTH WEST Finding Out
Alf Bates visits Preston Polytech nic and finds out that you can take a business course either off-the-peg or tailor-made for your specific needs.
NORTH EAST Eureka!
The last of five programmes.
The Way Ahead, introduced by Tony Baker. New ways with computers feature in this programme. But many innovators believe that Britain places unnecessary obstacles in the way of progress.
Presented by John Mundy
Astrologer Joan Porter , palmist Samantha and graphologist Diane Simpson attempt to analyse characters and identify mystery guests.
Joanna Moore , Robert Duvall
When the US space agency learns that the Russians are close to landing men on the moon, a crash programme is mounted to train American astronauts in a lunar race. Unfortunately the only craft ready to ' go' is the outdated Mercury capsule, and the mission becomes increasingly dangerous.
This science-fiction film, made only two years before the first actual moon-landing, was directed by Robert Altman who was later to make his name with M*A*S*H.
Screenplay by LORING MANDEL
Based on the novel by HANK SEARLS Produced by WILLIAM CONRAD Directed by ROBERT ALTMAN Films: page 15
Film news and reviews on Ceejax
by the Conservative Party
(Also on BBC2 at 11.0 pm)
with JohnHumphrys; Weatherman
Introduced by Harry Carpenter
Ron Greenwood : A Personal View RON GREENWOOD , England's World Cup manager, talks to Jimmy Hill about his 50 years in football and the task he and his team face in Spain this June.
European Championship Boxing from Wembley
Last night Maurice Hope returned to the ring for the first time since he lost his World Light
Middleweight title to Wilfred Benitez. In the Levene/Duff promotion, he challenged the Italian Luigi Minchillo for the European crown at that weight, while Pat Cowdell took on another Italian, Salvatore Melluzzo , for the Featherweight title.
Commentator HARRY CARPENTER
Football story BOB ABRAHAMS Boxing JOHN PHILIPS Producer JIM RESIDE
Editor HAROLD ANDERSON
Michael Parkinson and his guests Music HARRY STONEHAM
Being a reconstruction in four parts of the strange case surrounding Constance Kent
Written by DOUGLAS LIVINGSTONE
2: Banished to school as punishment, it is two years before the rebellious Constance is allowed to return home. Harmony is restored until Savill disappears.
Music by RON GRAINER "
Producer RICHARD BEYNON Directed by PAUL ANNETT
Mary Ann Kent:
The Rev Peacock: