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: For Schools, Colleges

9.10 Technical Studies
9: Microelectronics
9.38 Science Workshop. Hearing A With DAVID HARGREAVES
Series producer Michael cotli


Unknown: David Hargreaves
Unknown: Malcolm McFee
Unknown: Lilian Evans
Director: Peter Evans

: You and Me: The Removal Man

A series for 4- and 5-year-olds. (Repeat)

: For Schools, Colleges

10.15 Maths File: Co-ordinates
10.38 Maths Topics. Statistics :4
11.00 Words and Pictures: The Little Girl and the Tiny Doll
11.17 The Music Arcade 9: Pantomime Preparation
11.40 One World: Made in Britain
12.3 Russian Language and People 9: Eating and Drinking

: News After Noon

Richard Whitmore and Moira Stuart Weather ANNE PURVIS


Unknown: Richard Whitmore
Unknown: Moira Stuart
Unknown: Weather Anne Purvis

: Regional News

(London and SE only: Financial Report, and News Headlines with subtitles)

: Chock-a-Block

A See-Saw programme

: For Schools, Colleges

2.1 Watch. The Nativity: 1
2.18 Twentieth-Century History: Stalin and the Modernisation of Russia
2 40 Merry-go-Round: A Garage and a Blacksmith

: Closedown

: Play School

< Shown on BBC2 at 11.0 am)

: Pixie and Dixie

Heavens to Jinksy

: Jackanory

with Ronald Pickup
The Revenge of Samuel Stokes : 3


Unknown: Samuel Stokes

: The Record Breakers

with Roy Castle, Norris McWhirter Who built the longest motorbike? Who flew fastest to New York?
Designer rosemary hester Producer ALAN RUSSELL


Unknown: Norris McWhirter
Producer: Alan Russell

: Breakpoint

Six-part serial by JEREMY BURNHAM 2: Frank has persuaded Mr Grieves to let Barry have some free tennis lessons. But Barry's problems are only beginning - he must join a club and try to find a sponsor-and he must practise with Lucy.
Tennis adviser PAUL Hutchins
Engineering manager BOB Griffiths
Sound ALAN TAYLOR. Lighting BERT OATEN Executive producer PAUL STONE
Director Roger Singleton-Turner


Unknown: Jeremy Burnham
Unknown: Paul Hutcmns
Unknown: Bob Griffiths
Unknown: Alan Taylor.
Unknown: Bert Oaten
Producer: Paul Stone
Director: Roger Singleton-Turner
Barry Grieves: Ian Barker
Frank Abbott: Jeremy Burnham
Lucy Roberts: Jane Pearson
Mr Grieves: Stephen Yardley
Mrs Grieves: Christine Hargreaves
Maj Houghton-Jones: Norman Bird
Mr Roper: Barry Stokes
Mrs Roberts: Karin MacCarthy
Wendy Roberts: Alison Elliott

: Evening News

with Richard Baker ; Weatherman


Unknown: Richard Baker

: Regional news magazines

Look East, Look North, Look North West, Midlands Today, South East at Six, Points West, South Today, Spotlight South West
and at 6.25
News views and background to current events, presented this evening by SUE LAWLEY and RICHARD KERSHAW, with contributions from BBC studios around the United Kingdom.


Unknown: Sue Lawley
Unknown: Richard Kershaw

: Top Secret

The game where the people with the secrets challenge
Barry Took and his team of special investigators, Diane Keen Chris Kelly
Jan Leeming and Alfred Marks, try to guess their stories and reveal their secrets to the nation. presented by arrangement with GOODSON TODMAN INC and TALBOT TV LTD Designer PAUL TRERISE Director SIMON BETTS


Unknown: Diane Keen
Unknown: Chris Kelly
Unknown: Jan Leeming
Unknown: Alfred Marks
Designer: Paul Trerise
Director: Simon Betts
Producer: Roger MacKay

: To The Manor Born



Writer: Peter Spence
Script Associate: Christopher Bond
Music: Ronnie Hazelhurst
Designer: Gloria Clayton
Producer: Gareth Gwenlan
Audrey fforbes-Hamilton: Penelope Keith
Richard DeVere: Peter Bowles
Marjory Frobisher: Angela Thorne
Brigadier: Anthony Sharp
Mrs Polouvicka: Daphne Heard
Rector: Gerald Sim
Brabinger: John Rudling
Ned: Michael Bilton
Cadwallader: Charles Kay
Mrs Patterson: Daphne Oxenford
Twitcher: Arnold Peters

: Dallas

The Ewing Touch
J.R. causes a furore in the oil business - even for him. And there are mixed feelings in the Ewing family when Ellie invites a male friend home to dinner ...
Written by Howard lakin
Directed by LEONARD katzman
Poster available, 11.75, from BBC Publicity, 10 Cavendish Place, London WIA 1AA


Written By: Howard Lakin
Directed By: Leonard Katzman
Ellie: Barbara Bel Geddes
J R: Larry Hagman
Bobby: Patrick Duffy
Sue Ellen: Linda Gray
Pamela: Victoria Principal
Lucy: Charlene Tilton
Ray: Steve Kanaly
Donna: Susan Howard
Cliff,: Ken Kercheval
Clayton: Howard Keel
Afton: Audrey Landers
Rebecca Wentworth: Priscilla Pointer
Frank Crutcher: Dale Robertson

: Points of View

Barry Took with your comments in the programme you help to write.
Please send letters to: Barry Took , BBC Television Centre, London W12 8QT
Book (same title), £1.50, from booksellers


Unknown: Barry Took

: A Party Political Broadcast

by the Conservative Party

: Nine O'Clock News

with John Humphrys Weatherman


Unknown: John Humphrys

: Q.E.D.

The Horse That Doped Itself with Kieran Prendiville
On 17 October 1981 the New-market Champion Stakes was won by the Aga Khan 's Vayrann. Routine tests showed traces of anabolic steroids and horse and trainer faced disqualification for doping. But eventually the horse was declared by the Jockey Club to have produced his own anabolic steroids.
How can this happen? And is dope testing accurate? Reporter KIERAN prendiville talks to Dick Francis , Vayrann's trainer Francois Mathet and others as he pieces together what actually happened behind the scenes in a scientific whodunit where the chemical detectives turn out to provide some false clues.
Series editor hick MODES Producer alan patient


Unknown: Kieran Prendiville
Unknown: Aga Khan
Unknown: Dick Francis
Unknown: Francois Mathet

: Sportsnight

Introduced by Harry Carpenter
Tonight featuring
The Daily Express National Five-a-Side
Football Championship
Sixteen clubs challenge the title won last year by Celtic. Kevin Keegan , Bryan Robson , Luther Blissett , Joe Corrigan , Paul God dard and Asa Hartford are just some of the big names in a strong line-up of teams - ARSENAL, ASTON VILLA, BIRMINGHAM, CELTIC, COVEN. TRY CITY, NOTTINGHAM FOREST, IPSWICH, LUTON TOWN, MANCHESTER CITY, MANCHESTER UNITED, SOUTH. AMPTON, SUNDERLAND, NEWCASTLE, QUEENS PARK RANGERS, WEST HAM UNITED and WATFORD.
Commentator JOHN MOTSON Boxing
Charlie Magri returns to Wembley Arena and meets Jos6 Torres of Mexico, the man who knocked him out in the ninth round in May. Magri must win this one if he is to fulfil his ambition to win back his top ranking and challenge for the World Flyweight title.
Television presentation: Football JOHN SHREWSBURY Boxing BOB DUNCAN
Producer jim rzside
BBC videobook and Laservision videodisc Harry Carpenter 's Videobook of Sport (BBCV SOU), from retailers


Introduced By: Harry Carpenter
Unknown: Kevin Keegan
Unknown: Bryan Robson
Unknown: Luther Blissett
Unknown: Joe Corrigan
Unknown: Paul God
Commentator: John Motson
Unknown: Charlie Magri
Unknown: Jos6 Torres
Unknown: Bob Duncan
Editor: Harold Anderson
Unknown: Harry Carpenter

: News Headlines

: Harry O

starring with and guest star
Maureen McCormick Street Games
Young drug addict Nancy Wayne is a terrified fugitive - running from the boss of a powerful narcotics gang who wants her dead. Nancy's mother turns desperately to Harry Orwell for help.
Written by Herman GROVES
Directed by Richard ling


Written By: Herman Groves
Directed By: Richard Ling
Harry Orwell: David Janssen
Lt Trench: Anthony Zerbe

: Weatherman

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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