with Frank Bough and Selina Scott
For regular features, see Monday. Plus today:
Pop with Mike Smith between 7.30 and 8.0
The That's Life file with Esther Rantzen between 7.30-8.0, 8.30-9.0
with Magnus Magnusson Contestants Peter Major
Linda raxton, Mary Schoficld Sian Thomas
This week sees the twin observance of Diwali and Guy Fawkes ' Night. Lamps are lit, fireworks arc set off - it's a time for celebration. But it's also a time to be careful. Today, a look at the dangers and precautions to take.
Also LALITA AHMED , the outgoing Chairwoman, UK Asian Women's Conference, talks to her successor NARGIS REHMAN.
Producer yousuf AZIZ
Executive producer ASHOK RAMPAL BBC Pebble Mill
Presenter Carol Chell Guest Fred Harris
Story: Pig Tale by HELEN OXENBURY
This morning on Foreign Office Green, Horse Guards Parade in London, Her Majesty The Queen unveils a statue, raised by public subscription, in memory of Earl Mountbatten.
This moving occasion is witnessed by the Royal Family, members of foreign royal families, Countess Mountbatten, and the Prime Minister.
Also present are members of both Houses of Parliament, the Armed Forces, the Diplomatic Service and representatives of the many organisations with which Earl Mountbatten was associated. Commentator TOM FLEMING
Television presentation PETER MASSEY
Richard Whitmore Frances Coverdale
Weather IAN MCCASKILL
(London and SE: Financial Report, and News Headlines with subtitles)
Donny MacLeod meets two women authors, P. D. James and Patricia Roberts , who both write thrillers. Also featured are the La Beque Sisters, whose piano playing has taken the music world by storm.
A See-Saw programme
Ready to put your whole self in? ... into the bath, that is! with Carol Chell and Don Spencer
Musical director RICHARD BROWN Woodwind MARTIN FRITH
Assistant producer ROBIN HALDANE Designer JOHN ASBRIDGE
Directed and produced by CHRISTINE HEWITT
Executive producer CYNTHIA FELGATE
[Starring] Barbara Stanwyck
Also starring Wendell Corey
While he is drowning his marital problems in drink one evening, Assistant District Attorney Cleve Marshall encounters Thelma Jordon, the attractive niece of a wealthy eccentric. He falls in love with her but when Thelma's aunt is killed, Cleve suddenly finds that he has to risk his career, family and reputation to save her from a charge of murder.
(Black and white) Films, page 20
Sheep-Wrecked and Droopy's Double Trouble
Stories: A Safe Place for Hedgehog by Anne Wellington and 'Goodnight, Goodnight' by Eve Rice.
with Hannah Gordon
Mr McFadden 's Hallowe'en by RUMER GODDEN. Part 3
Brian Trueman asks questions based on scenes from various feature films. Looking for the answers are KIRKBIE KENDAL HIGH SCHOOL and KING DAVID HIGH SCHOOL. Plus excerpts from Canine Incident, A Lapse in Time and The Big Race, three top Young Film Makers' entries.
Director SID WADDELL
Producer TONY HARRISON. BBC Manchester
A comedy in six parts by CHRIS BARLAS. 5: Happy Families
George discovers that helping a mate can sometimes be uncomfortable and that other families have problems too.
Film editor MIKE HOUGHTON
Production manager JILL REES-REAVER Designer GRAHAM LOUGH
Executive producer PAUL STONE Director MARILYN FOX
Book (same title): £1.25 paperback, £5.95 from booksellers
The News with tonight's Weather and Regional Magazines
Nick Ross , Desmond Wilcox ,
Beverly Anderson and Sally Magnusson present a lively mix ot news, views and topical features from Britain and around the world, including national and international news read by Moira Stuart.
Sixty Minutes reporters bring you the people and places making the news, at home and abroad.
HUGH SCULLY with latest investigations from the Watchdog unit and contributions from The Special Correspondents, Sixty Minutes own team of humorists, with some less serious observations on the day's events.
5.40 The News
5.53* Regional Magazines
6.38* Closing headlines
Robert Robinson takes the chair for the second semi-final.
The HOULTON FAMILY from Sheffield v the MARKS FAMILY from London.
Producer LINDA MCCARTHY
Tonight Russell takes a magical gamble by inviting Paul Daniels to play tricks on him and his guests live in London. Plus Russell's Wednesday regulars and the best in midweek music.
and guest starring
Jim Joins the Network
Cabbie Jim Ignatowskis legendary psychic powers thrust him into the cut-throat world of television programming ...
Written by DAVID LLOYD Directed by NOAM PITLIK
The last in the present series starring John Nettles in The Hood and the Harlequin by TERENCE FEELY with Cecile Paoli and Terence Alexander and featuring Greta Scacchl Anthony Forrest and Sean Arnold
Notorious French gangster Jacques Tabouis is hiding out somewhere in Europe. So when his girlfriend Annie flies to Jersey, Jim Bergerac and the Bureau are alerted ...
Created and produced by ROBERT BANKS STEWART
Directed by ROGER TUCKER
Det Con Wilson:
with John Humphrys Weatherman
The Case of the Confused Chemicals ,
Four years ago the naked, dismembered body of a young girl was found in a petrol storage tank in South Shields. Forensic scientists were able to identify her and to say that she could have been in the tank for as long as nine years Even more surprisingly, the police were able to convict a man of her murder. ,
Ernie Clarke got life. He's still serving his sentence in Wakefield Jail. For the past year the Rough Justice team has been re-investigating his case.
They have now -with the help of a leading forensic scientist-totally discredited the main evidence against Clarke.
Rough Justice demonstrates how Clarke Should never have been convicted. Reporter Martin Young
Film editor M. A. C. ADAMS Producer PETER HILL
A BBC Ariel book (same title) £1.95 from booksellers
M. A. C.
Introduced by Harry Carpenter International Rugby Union Northern Divisions v All Blacks from the International Stadium, Gateshead
For the third match of their short tour the ALL BLACKS come up against the Northern Divisions, who will be determined to repeat their famous victory, and the only defeat inflicted on the All Blacks on their last tour of England and Scotland in 1979. Commentator NIGEL STARMER-SMITH Amateur Boxing
England v German Democratic Republic from Bletchley Leisure Centre
Twelve of England's top amateur boxers face a tough assignment tonight, taking on one of Europe's strongest boxing nations in the George Wimpey International Figure Skating
The Tuborg Lager Figure Skating
Championships of Great Britain from Solihull Ice Rink
With places in Britain's European, Olympic and World Championship teams at stake, the quest for national titles assumes even greater significance and tonight's short programme could prove crucial.
Commentator ALAN WEEKS
Television presentation: Rugby Union HUW JONES Boxing BOB DUNCAN
Figure Skating JIM RESIDE Producer ROGER MOODY Editor HAROLD ANDERSON
with Mike Harding
You Just Can't Beat this Family Life
The multi-talented Mike Harding entertains an audience at the Theatre Royal, Lincoln, with his one-man show.
Director KEITH MACKENZIE Producer CYRIL GATES
The programme which gives Morgan Cross the chance to meet interesting people and share the memories from their personal photographic albums. Tonight: Royal photographer, Lord Lichfield.
Director DAVID NELSON Producer MIKE DERBY