6.25-6.50 Circles by Luciano Berio
7.15-7.40 Co-operating Computers at Gallaher's
8.5 Black Holes
8.30 Chemistry - Nitrogen Fixation: 2
A See-Saw programme.
CHRISTOPHER LILLICRAP sings the Ballad of Buster Jones.
WEI WEI WONG tells the Buddhist tale of Kosiya and the Cake
CHRIS SERLE describes the faith and self-sacrifice of Maximilian Kolbe.
Director MARTIN HUCHES
Producer DAVID BROWN
Today's programme includes a film report on 16-year-old SHRUTl PAN-KAJ, who began writing poetry at the age of 5. Over the past few years London has gained prominence as a major centre of Asian literature. The works of many writers and poets are now being produced and published in this country. IFTIKHAR ARiF-one of the most eminent contemporary Urdu poets - has just published his first book of poems. RAZA ALI ABIDI talks to him about his book and his poetry.
Music is provided by ZEESHAN ALI .
Producer BISH MEHAY
Executive producer ASHOK RAMPAL BBC Pebble Mill
from St Peter 's Church, Spexhall, Suffolk. Conducted by THE REV GEOFFREY ARRAND
Preacher THE REV MICHAEL WOODS Reading: Luke 12, vv 16-21
Come, ye thankful people, come; We plough the fields; God, whose form is all creation; For the fruits of his creation; Now thank we all our God; Praise and thanksgiving.
Organist JUDITH MIDDLETON-STEWART Producer MICHAEL SHOESMITH
With PHILIP WRIXON and DAN CHERRINGTON
Producers PHILIP HICKS , KEN POLLOCK BBC Pebble Mill
Weather for farmers BILL GILES
The plants we grow in our gardens are some of the richest and most varied in the world. But very few of them are native to this country. Tulips
Director ERICA GRIFFITHS Producer BRIAN DAVIES
Book (same title) £3 95 from booksellers
The musical cartoon narrated by RICH LITTLE with the voices of RITA COOLIDGE and LEO SAYER
For animals and humans alike, the frozen lake in the Evergreen Forest is a winter paradise. But the horrible Cyril Sneer has plans to turn the playground into a colossal concrete complex ...
Produced and directed by KEVIN GILLIS A GILLIS-WISEMAN production
The John Player Grand Prix of Europe from Brands Hatch
Four drivers have a mathematical chance of becoming World Formula One Champion at Britain s second Grand Prix of the season. Renault's ALAIN PROST leads on 51 points having won four times, closely followed by arch rival,
Ferrari's RENE ARNOUX , a three times winner now with 49 points, Brabham's NELSON PIQUET , winner in Brazil and Italy two weeks ago is third with 46 points and PATRICK TAMBAY. Arnoux's Ferrari team-mate fourth on 40 points.
Producer JOHN PIIILIPS
in What Makes Daffy Duck?
A WARNER BROTHERS cartoon
Ben gives shelter to the daughter of an old friend. The girl, an unmarried mother, has a terminal illness and has been turned away by her embittered father.
Written and directed by MICHAEL LANDON
Little Joe Cartwright:
with Richard Whitmore Weatherman
Written by JONATHAN SMITH
Dramatised by ROBIN CHAPMAN starring
Judi Bowker as Eileen
1: 1914. Wilfred and Eileen have married in secret but when Wilfred joins the London Rifle Brigade and war is declared, they are forced to face some harsh realities.
Producer COLIN SHINDLER Directed by.DAVID GREEN
Jenny , ,:
from Guildford Cathedral
Harvest is now one of the most important events in the Christian calendar and at the modern Cathedral of the Holy Spirit they celebrate tonight with a children's harvest festival service. The Cathedral looks out over some of the richest farming land in England and children from 92 parishes throughout the Guildford diocese have come to give thanks for harvest and sing their favourite hymns.... ,
This year harvest has a particular significance for 11-year-old Lisa Chong who is to be baptised today in her local church. Among other people Geoffrey Wheeler meets is
James Stovold , whose family has worked the land for generations and 12-year-old Edward Fraser whose allottment project shows harvest on a smaller scale.
Come. ye thankful people, come (St
George): All things bright and beautiful- King Jesus hath a garden; Feed us now. 0 Son of God; We plough he fields and scatter (Wir pflugen): Let us. with a gladsome mind (Monkland)
To thee. 0 Lord. our hearts we raise
(Golden Sheaves) Praise we the Lord.
Researcher ANN RICHARDSON Producer DAVID KREMER
Series producer JIM MURRAY
starring Robert Logan Mikkl Jamison-Olsen
With his two daughters, Courtney and Sam, Travis MacLaine sets out on a round-the-world voyage in a converted trawler. Before they sail, they are joined by an attractive woman journalist and a young stowaway. But off the coast of Alaska, a fierce storm drives their boat on to a reef and the voyagers become castaways in a savage wilderness.
Written and directed by STEWART RAFFILL Producer JOSEPH RAFFILL
(First showing on British television)
A celebration of 30 years of Old-Time Music-Hall from the stage of the Famous City Varieties Theatre, Leeds.
For your delectation and delight, your Chairman, Leonard Sachs , introduces
Larry Grayson Anita Harris Billy Dainty assisted by PETER PINK Anna Dawson Robert White
The Coorush Brothers and Heidi Dudley Stevens
Members of the Players' Theatre, London
PENNY RIGDEN, MARTYN KNIGHT WENDY JONES , CHRIS CONNAH
AMANDA NEWMAN , PETER SUTHERLAND JILLY HURST , GRAHAM RICHARDS
By arrangement with STANLEY AND MICHAEL JOSEPH
Choreography DOREEN HERMITAGE Musical director
Producer BARNEY COLEHAN BBC Manchester
with Richard Whitmore Weatherman
with David Jessel
For Shakespeare it was ' the undiscovered country'. Through the centuries the afterlife has inspired fear and fascination, scepticism and faith.
Dr Elizabeth Kiibler-Ross feels she has explored at least the frontiers of that country through her pioneering work with the terminally ill.
In Britain this week to counsel the bereaved and dying she talks with DAVID JESSEL about the spiritual truths she's learnt from her patients-at the Heart of the Matter.
Film editor MICHAEL ALOOF
Series producer COLIN CAMERON
Five programmes on being 50 in the 80s.
If you were to draw a graph of your life where would you put the highs and lows?
Professor Charles Hardy takes eight people through their ' life-lines '.
Presenter KAY CARMICHAEL
Film editor SHELAGH BRADY Director jonn BROOKE
Producers IAN wooLr, BRIGIT BARRY
[Starring] Phil Silvers
When Pfc Doberman develops a cold and reveals a talent for singing Bilko decides it's an ill wind that blows good and plans to keep it that way.
The Autumn Sky
IRAS, the Infra-Red Astronomical Satellite, continues on its triumphant way. and has now discovered a remarkable 20 million mile dust-tail associated with the faint Tempel's Comet
Patrick Moore discusses this new finding, and points out many objects which are now on view in the evening sky this month.
Producer Pieter Morpurgo
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