with Frank Bough and Fern Britton
For regular features see Monday. Plus today:
Pop News between 7.45 and 8.0
Slim and Shine with Audrey Eyton between 8.30 and 9.0
Food and Cooking with Glynn Christian between 8.30 and 9.0
Frank Muir and John Amis challenge
Denis Norden and Ian Wallace Questions set by Steve Race
TV presentation DOUGLAS HESPE
Presenter Carol Chell
Guest Andrew Secombe
Series producer ANNE GOBEY Editor CYNTHIA FELGATE
News and views on programmes for the young, presented by Ben Thomas
Graphics QUENTIN BLAKE Designer GWEN EVANS
Producer .JOHN M. A. LANE Director DIANNE KENNY Editor CYNTHIA FELGATE
Richard Whitmore , Michael Cole Weather IAN MCCASKILL
12.57 Regional News
(London and SE: Financial Report, and News Headlines with subtitles)
Peter Seabrook with more tips for the amateur gardener
The Benson and Hedges Masters from the Wembley Conference Centre The Quarter-finals
RAY REARDON or JOHN VIRGO versus
EDDIE CHARLTON or JIMMY WHITE was the choice when the tournament began at the start of the week.
DAVID ICKE introduces this afternoon's nine-frame match.
3.48 Regional News (exc London)
What's that there, Up in the air?
Presenter Floella Benjamin Guest Fraser Wilson
Story: Bear's Adventure by BRIAN WILDSMITH
Musical director RICHARD BROWN Woodwind MARTIN FRITH Film editor ROGER DACIER
Directors PENNY LLOYD. GREG CHILDS Producer SUE PETO
Series producer ANNE GOBEY Editor CYNTHIA FELGATE
with Judi Dench , Martin Jarvis and William Rushton
The last of three programmes of stories, songs and poems. Today's selection was chosen by MARTIN JARVIS.
Music arranged and played by PETER PETTINGER with CHRIS GRADWELL Producer ANGELA BEECHING
Director ROGER SINGLETON-TURNER
The latest news on our wildlife with Su Ingle and Michael Jordan Friday evening at Bristol railway station. Hundreds of rail travellers. But in a moment they're going to be joined by tens of thousands of very different commuters. Starlings! What are they doing there? Mike has the answer to why so many of our cities have large starling roosts. And Su meets three schoolchildren who come to the Wildtrack studio to receive their awards as Young Birdwatchers of the Year. Producer MIKE BEYNON. BBC Bristol
by MARGARET SIMPSON
A series of 18 programmes
8: Some of the fifth years go off for the weekend to a mock United Nations conference, where they meet pupils from many different schools-some of them very different!
Devised by PHIL REDMOND
Sound recordist GRAHAM BEDWELL Film cameraman LAURIE RUSH Designer CECEUA BRERETON Producer KENNY McBAIN
* Subtitles on Ceefax page 170
The News with tonight's Weather and Regional Magazines
Presented by Nick Ross ,
Sally Magnusson and Beverly Anderson with news read by Jan Leeming
Contributions from The Special Correspondents, Sixty Minutes' own team of humorists with some less serious observations on the day s events. Your Sixty Minutes countdown
5.40 The News
5.55* Regional Magazines
6.38* Closing Headlines
A four-part series by Christopher H. Bidmead
Starring Peter Davison
(For cast see Thursday page 61)
Subtitles on Ceefax page 170
The Townsend Thoresen Superteams
DavidVineandRon Pickeringreturn to one of the most popular venues, the ancient City of Bath, where for the next three weeks teams representing Rugby Union,
Speed on Wheels, Athletes and Fighters will compete for the UK Championship.
This week: Rugby Union-ANDY IR
VINE, NICK JEAVONS , GRAHAM PRICE,
MARCUS ROSE, JOHN CARLETON JOHN BEVAN, JIM RENWICK , JEFF SQUIRE , coach: STEVE SMITH v Speed on Wheels - -DEREK BELL , PETER COLLINS , ROGER MARSHALL , DAVE JESSUP , MARTIN HINES SID BARRAS , MICK BENNETT , ANDY RUFFELL , coach: STIRLING MOSS Produced in association with TRANS WORLD
INTERNATIONAL and CANDID PRODUCTIONS INC Engineering managers
ERNIE KNIGHT. GEOFF STAFFORD Production team
DAVID ROSS , DAVID PICKTHALL. UZ GLADWELL
Television production PETER HYLTON CLEAVER
by ARLINE WHITTAKER
1: When Elsie Beecroft begins her working day, she has very definite ideas on who should be given the job of secretary to the firm s boss and it isn't Sharon Wilkes. But at James Blakes and Sons, printers and manufacturers of greetings cards and calendars, things don't always go to plan, especially when Sharon s uncle
Tommy gets involved.
Film cameraman LAURIE RUSH Film editor HEFNY ZAKI Designer ALAN SPALDING
Produced and directed by ROGER RACE
Women at bus-stop:
Women at bus-stop:
The start of a new American comedy series that gives a whole new meaning to the term 'domestic arrangements', starring
Hot-blooded bachelors David Tucker and Jay Bostwick are delighted to find a live-in maid to look after their messy New York apartment. Their girlfriends are a good deal less enthusiastic when they discover that the new housekeeper is a beautiful, blonde bombshell with no previous experience!
Written by GORDON FARR and LYNNE FARR BRAO Executive producer FRED SILVERMAN Directed by ALAN RAFKIN
Barry Took with your comments in the programme you help to write.
Producer CAROL white
Send your letters to Barry Took , Points of View, BBC Television Centre, London [Postcode removed]
with Sue Lawley and the BBC's reporters and correspondents around the world.
Weekend Weather IAN MCCASKILL
She's gorgeous, gutsy and genuine but takes all the blows; he's dashing, daring - but dubious and takes all the bows. Together they make the perfect private eye.
A Good Night's
Steele Laura and Remington play at doctors and patients to solve the mystery of the vanishing physician and the missing morphine. He poses as an insomniac and teams up with a narcoleptic - together they make the perfect private eye?
Written by LEE ZLOTOFF and R. J. STEWART Directed by SEYMOUR ROBBIE
The Further Adventures of Lucky Jim. Seven programmes written by DICK CLEMENT and IAN LA FRENAIS , based on a character created by Kingsley Amis. With Enn Reitel as Jim. 1: The Big Smoke. London is caught up with the swinging 60s-Jim is anxious to be part of the scene. SOUTH WEST
Newswatch. A detailed examination of a subject of topical interest or concern. Presented by Sandi Marshall SOUTH
Southern Life. First Chance, Second Chance. Suburban Divorce.
Tim Hurst looks into the reasons why the pleasant life of Chandlers Ford turns sour for so many families. WEST
The Dorsetmen. Dennis Skillicorn visits Dorchester and meets town crier Bob Walker , then travels to the Great Steam Working at Stourpaine Bushes, an annual steam fair. MIDLANDS
Live from Birmingham, the news and issues behind the headlines as they affect the midlands. Presented by Mike Dornan with ANNE BROWN. EAST
Weekend with John Mountford NORTH WEST New series
The Great Ackroyd Disaster by BILL TIDY. First of three programmes. Eric Ackroyd , Badchester's expert smoke-mixer, blends the smog that keeps Grindlay's Smokeworks the national Coughing Choir Champions ... NORTH EAST
Coast to Coast. Every week from Newcastle Eric Robson introduces a programme which reflects the rich and varied life in the north, from St Bees in the west to Whitby in the east.... Coast to Coast. NORTH
Northern Lights. A weekly look at the northern arts scene. Presented by Paul Allen. This week a visit to the Stephen Joseph Theatre , Scarborough, with Alan Ayckbourn on his new play, The Seven Deadly Virtues
Zero Mostel, Harry Belafonte
Taylor Morris Mishkin is in despair. His wife is ill, his daughter has left home, he has backache and no work: his God has forsaken him. Then he finds a black man in his kitchen. Shock turns to astonishment and then sceptiscism when the black man announces that he is a Jew named Levine and also an angel. Mishkin is convinced that the man is a maniac, but then his wife begins to recover.... Czech director Jan Kadar whose Shop in the High Street won an academy award, based this film on a story by Bernard Malamud.
Written by WILLIAM GUNN and RON RIBMAN from a story by BERNARD MALAMUD Produced by CHIZ ZCHULTZ
Directed by JAN KADAR. Films: page 15
Alexander Levine (the Angel):
Dr Arnold Berger:
Welfare lady Barbara: