6.45 Fossils of Dinosaurs
7.10 Sikhs in Britain
7.35 Open Government?
8.0 Forces in an Engine
8.25 Chemistry: Colour Photography
A See-Saw programme The Flood
The last of this series
Jesus: His Life and Teaching The Ascension
Christians, and others, assume and believe that there is a reality outside, or beyond, this historical world. The Ascension of Jesus is mysteriously about how he moved into this other realm. What can it mean for us?
From All Saints Church, Breadsall near Derby.
Speaker THE REV PHILIP CROWE , Rector of Breadsall
Organist and choirmaster DON HENDERSON
Introduced by RAYMOND SHORT
Bible readings: John 20, w 11-18; Acts 1, vv 3-11
Hymns: Hail the day that sees him rise (Llanfair); All hail the power of Jesus name! (Miles Lane); Crown him with many crowns (Diademata); Jesus is Lord
Sound ROY BRADSHAW. Lighting JOHN ABBOTT Director ERNEST REA. Producer
MICHAEL SHOESMITH. Series producer RAYMOND SHORT
Reporter AZMAT BAJWA is a pin-striped city gent and knows how a good restaurant can promote business interests. He is more used to Indian cuisines, but today is looking for something a little more bijou and intimate. A small family-run restaurant in Newgate seems to fit the bill exactly ... and there are surprises! SHEILA MOHINDRA sings a ghazal.
Producer WASEEM MAHMOOD. Executive producer ASHOK RAMPAL. BBC Pebble Mill
Eight programmes based on excerpts from French-speaking TV networks 6: Les trois tours
Research JANE COTTAVE
Production SUSAN PATON
The last of five films: Inspection Commentary DENNIS WATERMAN
Producer ROBERT CLAMP
Director ROBERT ALBURY
Nine programmes 7: Plastic Materials Narrator DEREK COOPER
Series producer BRIAN DAVIES
Producer ROBERT ALBURY
7: Summer Vegetables
Director PAULA GILDER
Producer PETER RIDING
0 COOKING WITH DELIA: page 89
Five programmes about the creative possibilities of still photography presented by BRYN CAMPBELL . 3: Landscapes
Research assistant JOHN BROOKE Producer PETER RIDING
The last of six programmes Easy to Use?
In reality most computers are far from easy to use. In the last of six programmes, IAN MCNAUGHT-DAVIS takes a look at some of the work being done to humanise the technology.
Production MIKE COCKER. DAVID ALLEN
with PHILIP WRIXON
DAN CHERRINGTON , JAMES GLADSTONE
Producers PHILIP HICKS , KEN POLLOCK Executive producer JOHN KENYON
Weather for farmers JIM BACON
Six programmes about young people making things happen 5: The Performers
There's no business like show business - even in 1984. That's the opinion of Dancing with the Dog, an a cappella group who perform on the streets of London.
Producer TONY MATTHEWS
Directed by ANNE O'DWYER
also starring Mary Astor
Peter Lorre , Sydney Greenstreet
The first of a season of films starring the immortal Bogart.
In this classic version of the Dashiell Hammett story, Bogart plays Sam Spade , the wise-cracking, cynical private detective who becomes involved in the dangerous quest for a priceless black statuette. The film marked the directional debut of John Huston , and with its intricate plot and fast-paced dialogue remains one of the greatest of all thrillers.
Screenplay by JOHN HUSTON. Based on the novel by DASHIELL HAMMETT. Produced by HAL B. WALLIS. Directed by JOHN HUSTON Films: page 16
Lt of Detectives Dundy:
Dectective Tom Polhaus:
Star in their cartoon debut
The Grand Swing
When Jamie disobeys orders, he fully expects to be punished. Surprisingly, Ben chooses to take him on a lonely tour of the vast Ponderosa ranch.
Written by WARD and JOHN HAWKINS Directed by WILLIAM F. CLAXTON
The last of this series by JIMMY PERRY and DAVID CROFT starring
Front Line Entertainers
The concert party is posted to Burma to entertain the fighting troops ...
Designer BRYAN ELUS
Producer DAVID CROFT
* Subtitles on Ceefax page 170
Char wallah Muhammed:
Punka wallah Rumzan:
Two new songs are featured tonight. Sal Solo sings 'San Damiano', a song he wrote, inspired by a little-known Italian shrine. And The Drifters sing a new song 'Stand up and be counted'. American Gospel star Leon Patillo sings some of his own special synthesised rock.
Presenter Sheila Walsh
Lighting director SAM BARCLAY Sound supervisor TONY PHILPOT
Produced and directed by JIM MURRAY
with Jan Leeming Weatherman
by P. C. WREN dramatised in eight episodes by ALISTAIR BELL with 2: Lady Brandon has had a mysterious Indian visitor while Beau is hiding in a suit of armour, and John in a chest. When the visitor leaves, John is taken from his airless hiding-place, apparently lifeless.
Music composed and conducted by STEPHEN DEUTSCH
Producer BARRY LETTS
Director DOUGLAS CAMFIELD if Subtitles on Ceefax page 170
with Thora Hird
Many of the letters Thora receives include a warm invitation for her to 'drop in for a cup of tea'. As part of tonight's programme Thora does just that, and calls in on the residents of Moorhaven Elderly Persons' Home at Taunton, for a chat about the hymns they've chosen, including many that bring comfort and light into darkness, ending with 'The day thou gavest, Lord, has ended', sung by the holiday crowds on the beach at St Ives, just as the sun was setting.
O worship the Lord (Was Lebet); Thou, whose almighty word (Moscow); The Lord's my Shepherd (Crimond); Thou didst leave thy throne (Margaret); Nearer, my God, to thee (Propior Deo); Shepherd's pipe carol; Be thou my vision (Slane); Brightest and best (Epiphany Hymn); The day thou gavest (St Clement)
Victoria Principal Gil Gerard
Bob Gifford is a handsome, successful lawyer with a Porsche, a good wine cellar and an unrivalled success rate with the ladies. Dr Diana Dawson is a marine biologist who lives solely for her work. When they meet on opposing sides of an important environmental court case, Bob wastes no time in trying to add the lovely Diana to his list of conquests. She resists him and comedy ensues as Bob proceeds to press his case.... In the first of a new season of love stories, Victoria Prin cipal stars as the attractive doctor who has taken a vow of celibacy.
Produced by LARRY KONNER Directed by STEVEN STERN
(First showing on British television) Films: page 16
Samantha Blake and his psychic Jason continue their spiritual search for Steven while Alexis keeps her feet on the ground and organises a memorial service. Mark is told the truth by Krystle who finds a friend in Fallon. A bundle of joy is added to the Carrington burdens.
Written by EDWARD DE blasio
with Esther Rantzen
Consumer advice, investigations, misprints, mishaps and real-life humour drawn from the letters you send. The reporters are Bill Buckley
Gavin Campbell , Michael Groth And at the That's Life Newsdesk Doc Cox and Joanna Monro
Director BOB MARSLAND
Producer ESTHER RANTZEN Editor GORDON WATTS
with Jan Leeming Weatherman
An opera by GILBERT and SULLIVAN starring
Frankie Howerd , Kate Flowers with the Ambrosian Opera Chorus and the London Symphony Orchestra
In a breach-of-promise case, the learned judge and jury are somewhat smitten by the pretty plaintiffs charms while the defendant has a hard time explaining why he jilted her. However in true comedy style there is an unusual solution to this complicated case....
Produced by JUDITH DE PAUL Directed by DEREK BAILEY
A BRENT WALKER production
Counsel for the plaintiff:
Foreman of the Jury:
Highlights of today's major event at the All England Course,
The Dubai Cup
Commentators RAYMOND BROOKS-WARD and STEPHEN HADLEY
Producer ALASTAIR SCOTT