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: Open University

6.20 Geology: Rock Textures
6.45 Changing Sea Levels
7.10 Engineering: Constructing a Model
7.35 The Civilisation of the Crowd
8.0 Telecommunication Systems
8.25 Chemistry: ESR Spectroscopy

: Stop-Go!

A See-Saw programme
Vets Go Round

: The London Marathon 84

Sponsored by Mars
The day that 20,000 strangers have strived for, sweated for, dreamed about and dreaded, is here. They will join the ranks of an ever-increasing, but still exclusive band who have accepted the ultimate challenge.
BBC cameras cover the whole race live, from the start at Blackheath to the finish, 26 miles of hard road later, on Westminster Bridge.
At the head of the race the élite runners compete for the AAA championship and possible selection for the Olympic Games, but equally important is the progress of the main bulk of the runners further back.
DAVID COLEMAN , RON PICKERING and BRENDAN FOSTER commentate on the event, and BOB WILSON , ALAN PARRY and KIERAN PRENDIVILLE are out and about talking to the competitors and their supporters.
0 FEATURE: page 3


Unknown: David Coleman
Unknown: Ron Pickering
Unknown: Brendan Foster
Unknown: Bob Wilson
Unknown: Alan Parry
Unknown: Kieran Prendiville

: Sunday Worship

Jesus: His Life and Teaching Go and Preach!
Jesus was himself a preacher, and also sent out his disciples on preaching tours. What is the importance of proclamation or preaching? Is it the chief purpose of the church? What does it involve?
From the College Chapel, St John 's College with Cranmer Hall , Durham Speaker The Principal, RUTH ETCHELLS Organist STEPHEN MULLINS
Introduced by RAYMOND SHORT
Bible readings: Isaíah 52, v 7; John 1, v 9; Luke 4, vv 16-21; Luke 7, vv 22-23
Hymns: 0 for a thousand tongues to sing; How lovely on the mountains are the feet of him; Tell out, my soul, the greatness of the Lord (Woodlands); The race that long in darkness pined (Dundee) Sound ROY BRADSHAW Lighting GEOFF LOMAS Producer NOEL VINCENT
Series producer RAYMOND SHORT


Unknown: St John
Unknown: Cranmer Hall
Organist: Ruth Etchells
Organist: Stephen Mullins
Introduced By: Raymond Short
Unknown: Geoff Lomas
Producer: Noel Vincent
Producer: Raymond Short

: The London Marathon 84

Near Buckingham Palace the good club runners will be looking longingly for Back at the Isle of Dogs, with nine miles still to go, many will by now be questioning their sanity.

: Farming

Producers philip hicks , KEN POLLOCK Executive producer JOHN KENYON BBC Pebble Mill
Weather for farmers BILL GILES


Unknown: Philip Wrixon
Unknown: Dan Cherrington
Producers: Philip Hicks
Producers: Ken Pollock
Producer: John Kenyon
Unknown: Bill Giles

: News Headlines

: Mickey and Donald

A WALT DISNEY production

: Film Matinee: Pandora and the Flying Dutchman

James Mason , Ava Gardner
In celebration of James Mason 's 75th birthday this week, one of his classic film performances.
American socialite Pandora has men literally dying for love of her, although she herself has never been in love. One night a mysterious white yacht sails into the bay, with one person on board and he is painting a picture of a woman who could be her double ...
Written, produced and directed by ALBERT LEWIN. Films: page 14


Unknown: James Mason
Unknown: Ava Gardner
Unknown: James Mason
Directed By: Albert Lewin.
Hendrick Van der Zee: James Mason
Pandora Reynolds: Ava Gardner
Stephen Cameron: Nigel Patrick
Janet: Sheila Sim
Geoffrey Fielding: Harold Warrender
Juan Montalvo: Mario Cabre
Angus: John Laurie
Reggie Demarest: Marius Goring

: It Ain't Half Hot Mum

by JIMMY PERRY and DAVID CROFT starring co-starring featuring
Ticket to Blighty
The concert party decide to concentrate all their efforts on helping one member to get his discharge. Gloria wins the draw.


Unknown: Jimmy Perry
Unknown: David Croft
Designer: Barbara Gosnold
Producer: David Croft
Rangi Ram: Michael Bates
BSM Williams: Windsor Davies
Bdr Beaumont: Melvyn Hayes
Gnr Sugden and: Don Estelle
Col Reynolds: Donald Hewlett
Capt Ashwood: Michael Knowles
Gnr Parkins: Christopher Mitchell
Gnr Graham: John Clegg
Gnr Mackintosh: Stuart McGugan
Char wallah: Dino Shafeer
Punka wallah Rumzan: Babar Bhatti
Gnr Evans: Mike Kinsey
Gnr: Clark KennethmacDonald
Chief Commander Crisp: Mavis Pugh
ATS Sergeant: Bernice Adams
Nursing sister: Andrea Godfrey

: The Hound of the Baskervilles

by SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE dramatised in four episodes by ALEXANDER BARON , starring
3: The sinister butler Barrymore has been discovered signalling to someone out on the moors. Is he in league with the Baskervilles' mysterious enemies?
Music composed and conducted by CARL DAVIS


Unknown: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Unknown: Alexander Baron
Unknown: Butler Barrymore
Conducted By: Carl Davis
Producer: Barry Letts
Director: Peter Duguid
Sherlock Holmes: Tom Baker
Dr Watson: Terence Rigby
Sir Henry Baskerville: Nicholas Woodeson
Barrymore: Morris Perry
Mrs Barrymore: Gillian Martell
Selden: Michael Goldie
Stapleton: Christopher Ravenscroft
Beryl Stapleton: Kay Adshead
Dr Mortimer: Will Knightley
Laura Lyons: Caroline John
Frankland: William Squire

: The Rock Gospel Show

with Sheila Walsh
In this evening's programme Sheila Walsh and some of the world's finest gospel artists bring you more contemporary Christian music. Returning by special request are the C.O.G.I.C., the Calvary Church of God in Christ who made such a big impact on their first appearance.


Unknown: Sheila Walsh
Unknown: Sheila Walsh
Unknown: Geoff Shaw
Editor: Jim Murray

: News

with Jan Leeming ; Weatherman


Unknown: Jan Leeming

: Antiques Roadshow

This week: Blackburn
Hugh Scully and leading art and antiques experts discuss treasured possessions brought in. The people of Blackburn arrive in their thousands with all sorts of objects, some reflecting the town's cotton past. Also there is a fine Worcester vase and a prisoner-of-war work tea-caddy of exceptional quality.
Producer ROBIN DRAKE. BBC Bristol


Unknown: Hugh Scully
Director: David Mitchell
Producer: Robin Drake.

: Praise Be!

with Thora Hird
Tonight's hymns chosen by Songs of Praise viewers come from all over the British Isles, and include such all-time favourites as 'Guide me, O thou great Jehovah' from Tewkesbury Abbey, and 'Deep harmony' sung, by the Treverva Male Voice Choir, for holiday-makers at Coverack Harbour in Cornwall last summer.
As this is the start of Christian Aid Week, Thora also visits their headquarters in Brixton to find out about the work and care behind the posters and collecting boxes.
What a friend we have in Jesus (Converse); When I needed a neighbour; Let us break bread together: Lead us, heavenly Father, lead us (Mannheim); When I survey the wondrous cross (Great Soul); O Jesus I have promised (Day of Rest); Guide me O thou great Jehovah (Cwm Rhondda); Sweet is the work (Deep Harmony); Crown him with many crowns (Diademata)


Presenter: Thora Hird
Director: Julian Briscoe
Producer: Elizabeth Gort

: The London Marathon 84

Sponsored by Mars
Highlights of today's spectacular run through the capital, when a record entry of about 20,000 set the streets buzzing with excitement.
Commentators David Coleman, Ron Pickering, Brendan Foster
Interviews Bob Wilson, Alan Parry, Kieran Prendiville


Commentator: David Coleman
Commentator: Ron Pickering
Commentator: Brendan Foster
Interviewer: Bob Wilson
Interviewer: Alan Parry
Interviewer: Kieran Prendiville
Technical Co-ordination: Alan Woolford
Technical Co-ordination: John Carter
TV Presentation: Alec Weeks
TV Presentation: Fred Viner
TV Presentation: Johnnie Watherston
TV Presentation: Huw Jones
TV Presentation: Jim Reside
Producer: John Shrewsbury
Producer: Martin Hopkins

: Mastermind

with Magnus Magnusson
Four winners of first-round heats do battle for a place in the final of Mastermind 1984 at the Royal Military College of Science at Shrivenham. Neville Cohen (lecturer) Life of Isaac Newton Katharine Heaney
(local government officer) Life of Queen Victoria Rachel Leonard
(mother and housewife)
Life and works of Jane Austen
Kate Vernon-Parry (anaesthetist) Life and works of Beatrix Potter


Unknown: Magnus Magnusson
Unknown: Isaac Newton
Unknown: Katharine Heaney
Unknown: Queen Victoria Rachel Leonard
Unknown: Jane Austen
Unknown: Kate Vernon-Parry
Unknown: Beatrix Potter
Director: Laurence Vulliamy
Producer: Roger MacKay

: Dynasty

Krystle takes a high dive at Acapulco to seek the truth about her divorce from Mark. Blake goes cap-in-hand to Washington while Adam plots his demise in Denver. Joseph catches Kirby and Jeff together and the butler doesn't like what he sees. Events take an explosive turn in Indonesia....
Written by LEAH MARKUS


Written By: Leah Markus
Directed By: Philup Leacock
Blake Carrington: John Forsythe
Krystle: Linda Evans
Fallon: Pamela Sue Martin
Jeff: John James
Alexis: Joan Collins
Adam: Gordon Thomson
Joseph: Lee Bergere
Kirby: Kathleen Beller
Mark: Geoffrey Scott
Steven: Jack Coleman

: News

with Jan Leeming


Newsreader: Jan Leeming

: That's Life

with Esther Rantzen
Consumer advice, investigations, misprints, mishaps and real-life humour drawn from the letters sent in each week.
The reporters are Bill Buckley
Gavin Campbell , Michael Groth And at the That's Life Newsdesk Doc Cox and Joanna Monro


Unknown: Esther Rantzen
Unknown: Bill Buckley
Unknown: Gavin Campbell
Unknown: Michael Groth
Unknown: Joanna Monro
Director: Bob Marsland
Producer: Esther Rantzen
Editor: Gordon Watts

: Love on the Run: Thieves Like Us

The feature film starring
Keith Carradine , Shelley Duvall
This remarkable film follows the fate and misfortunes of three prisoners who abscond from a Mississippi farm penitentiary. With the 1930s depression at its height they revert to crime, robbing banks and eventually committing murder. Almost inexorably, circumstances, the law and their own differing natures create a strangle-hold on their lives and emotions.
Carradine and Duvall are outstanding as the gentle and doomed lovers whose affair forms the central theme and leads to one of the most memorable and terrifying climaxes in the history of the movies.
Produced by JERRY BICK


Unknown: Keith Carradine
Unknown: Shelley Duvall
Unknown: Calder Willingham
Unknown: Joan Tewkesbury
Unknown: Robert Altman
Unknown: Edward Anderson
Produced By: Jerry Bick
Directed By: Robert Altman
Bowie: Keith Carradine
Keechie: Shelley Duvall
Chicamaw: John Schuck
T-Dub: Bert Remsen
: Mattie Louisefletcher
Lula: Ann Latham
Dee Mobley: Tom Skerritt
Capt Stammers: Al Scott
Jasbo: John Roper
Noel: Mary Waits

: Weather

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