Introduced today by Frank Bough and Selina Scott Today's regular features include:
This is America - Breakfast Time's New York correspondent Bob Friend reports on the zanier side of life in the States. Timetable:
News at 6.30, 7.0, 7.30, 8.0, 8.30 with headlines on every quarter hour
Weather at 6.31,6.57,7.27,7.57,8.27 Sport at 6.42, 7.18, 8.18
Regional News, weather and traffic at 6.45, 7.15, 7.45, 8.15
Review of the Papers and look ahead to the coming day: 7.32,8.32 Getting Britain Fit between 6.45 and 7.0
Tonight's TV between 7.15 and 7.30 Your Stars between 8.30 and 8.45
The Family Budget between 6.45 and 7.0
This is America between 7.45 and
9.0 Craft of the Potter
Presented by MICHAEL CASSON 3: Decorating
9.30 Encounter: France
Travel and Transport
9.48 Mathscore One 7: Mirror Image
ELAINE DONNELLY and ROGER SLOMAN come face to face with-ELAiNE and ROGER
Lighting MALCOLM MARTIN
Produced by DAVID ROSEVEARE
10.10 Look and Read
Fair Ground.' 3: Hired hands
Bert has to take on two new men in a hurry. They seem to be good workers - but Rachel is uneasy. Written by CHRISTOPHER RUSSELL
With PERCY HERBERT , IAIN ORMSBY-KNOX, LYNNE PEARSON , PAUL RUSSELL, GEORGE SWEENEY , KENNETH WALLER , PERCY EDWARDS , SEAN BARRETT , CHARLES COLLINGWOOD , KATIE HEBB , WAYNE LARYEA, DEREK GRIFFITHS , JULIE STEVENS with Jack and Rosie Producer SUE weeks
10.35 English 11-13: Resource Units. Language at Work
The Romans. 3: Roman Houses
Watch returns to Pompeii to explore some of the houses and mosaics; the children in the studio prepare for a Roman banquet.
11.40 Geography Casebook: Britain. Inner City - Part 2
How Glasgow has reversed nearly all its ideas on city planning in a Single generation. Then, it was comprehensive redevelopment, high-rise flats and urban motorways. Now, it's the preservation of inner city communities through new jobs and the renewal of what's left of the -old housing. Film editor RICHARD SPURWAY Producer LEN BROWN
12.3 General Studies
Poetry - Dead or Alive?:
with Richard Whitmore and Fern Britton
Weather JIM BACON
(London and SE: Financial Report and News Headlines with subtitles)
We meet CHARU BALA chokshi with Cosmo and Dibs in the street market and we introduce the number ' 6
Story: The Gingerbread Man
Film director MIKE MILNE
2.15 Read On! Today's World
2.40 Language in Action What's in a Word?
This film looks at three examples of the ways emotively ' loaded ' words can be used: a recent advertising campaign; words with a sexist bias; the use of the word ' treason ' during the Falklands crisis.
Producer BRUCE JAMSON
from Hope Baptist Church, Cross Keys, Gwent
Day 12: The Alternote Leg Pull
The alternate leg pull works on each leg individually, not only stretching the backs, but also firming and strengthening the thighs and calves.
A cartoon series
Suspect in Custody
with Donald Douglas
The Spuddy by LILLIAN BECKWITH 2: Inseparable Friends
Introduced by Johnny Morris and TERRY NUTKINS. It's the SCOOP of the year! Johnny and Terry have Just returned from Spain where they've been filming the baby giant panda in Madrid Zoo. It's the first time the zoo has allowed anybody outside Spain to see the baby, which was born in September. Panda births in captivity are very rare and the baby has had to be treated with great care. The biological director of Madrid Zoo, Dr Cehna, says: ' We would like Animal Magic viewers to be the first people abroad to see our baby giant panda, as a gesture from us to the children of Britain.'
Film director MOIRA MANN
Producer MIKE BEYNON. BBC Bristol 0 BACK PAGES: 86
A series of 18 programmes
Part 7: by MARGARET SIMPSON
Love/hate relationships of several varieties seem to be dominating life for H4.
(Part 8 is on Friday at 5.10 pm)
with Moira Stuart ; Weatherman
Look East, Look North
Look North West, Midlands Today South East at Six, Points West,
South Today, Spotlight South West and at 6.25
Nationwide with reporters PATTIE COLDWELL , ANNE DIAMOND , JOHN HITCHINS , JAMES HOGG , MARSHALL LEE , TONY WILKINSON and NICHOLAS WOOLLEY
(Regional details as Monday)
A four-part story by Christopher Bailey
Starring Peter Davison
Can Dojjen help the Doctor?
(Part 4: tomorrow at 6.45. For cast see page 57)
Subtitles on Ceefax page 170
Fightin', feudin' and farcical -the Wild West as it really wasn't! Frog's First Gunfight
It's a wild and woolly romance when a jilted bride-to-be finds comfort in Frog's inexperienced arms. Then the gun-slinging cowpoke bridegroom has a change of heart and comes looking for his woman....
Written byEARL POMERANTZ Directed by MICHEAL LESSAC
From rich to poor, young or old, left wing to right, employed or not, Vox Pop has a view on domestic issues and national events.
A weekly documentary serial concerning the private lives and public thoughts of some of the people of Darwen, Lanes.
Who will be saying what about whom this week?
Photography mike SPOONER, LAWRENCE RUSH Film editors
DAVE KING , ANDREW WILLSMORE
Production team IAN POTTS. LINDA CLEEVE Producer PAUL WATSON
Introduced by Brian Matthew
Highlights from the greatest ice spectacular in Europe featuring a glamorous chorus of international skaters and an impressive line-up of star soloists. Outstanding ice show entertainment for the whole family, including Mickey the Chimp and a pack of unruly performing dogs.
Staged and directed by TED SHUFFLE
Televised by arrangement with SKEE GOOD -HART for INTERNATIONAL HOLIDAY ON ICE CO
Recorded in the Halleastadium, Zurich in co-operation with Swiss TELEVISION Directormax SIEBER
Presented for television by DON SAYER
with John Humphrys ; Weatherman
Five screenplays by ALAN BLEASDALE 3: Shop thy Neighbour featuring
Michael Angelis as Chrissie Todd with Julie Walters as Angie and Jean Boht as Miss Sutcliffe
Snowy's death and the inquiry into the Malloy affair mean a rough day for both sides of the counter. For Chrissie and his wife Angie, with their dole stopped, it means a showdown - this, after all, was going to be ' her' time.
The easy going Chrissie at war with his wife, as played by the ever more impressive Michael Angelis and Julie Walters , it was a war fought tcith machine guns and sharp knives. (the GUARDIAN) Grimly and vividly comic, played with a violent and shocking intensity.
(THE DAILY TELEGRAPH)
MUSIC ILONA SEKACZ
Produced by MICHAEL WEARING Directed by PHILIP SAVILLE
BBC Pebble Mill
Anna Marie Hughes:
with David Dimbleby
With the General Election probably less than a year away and British politics at its most volatile in living memory, DAVID DIMBLEBY presents the first of a new series on politics inside and outside Westminster. With the help of the BBC computer, he will be analysing the polls, economic forecasts and by-election results which will increasingly dominate the political world of 1983. Bill Kerr Elliott and Stephen Bradshaw will be reporting from the grassroots. And there will be a regular look at the lighter side of the political process, this week from Simon Hoggart. This week's programme includes an interview with The Chancellor of the Exchequer, The Rt hon Sir Geoffrey Howe , MP
Director VICTOR MELLENEY
Deputy editor COLIN MARTIN
Editor RICHARD TAIT
Howe , Mp
Eight top First Division clubs compete in this new tournament which brings the best of the outdoor game indoors. Squads of ten, substitutes and a sin bin are all part of the fast-moving excitement of the six-a-side game. arsenal, BIRMINGHAM CITY, IPSWICH, NOTTING-HAM FOREST, EVERTON, SOUTHAMP-TON, SWANSEA and MANCHESTER CITY are the teams chasing the prize money of £25,000.
Commentators JOHN MOTSON and BARRY DAVIES
(Organised by the Football League and Atari)