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: Open University

6.20 Geology: From Swamps to Coal
6.45 Who's Going to Manage?
7.10 Looking at Heat: Medical Uses
7.35 North Sea Oil: Taxation
8.0 Colour Television: 2
8.25 The Transuranium Elements

: Bod

A See-Saw programme Bod on the Beach
Narrated by JOHN LE MESURIER and MAGGIE HENDERSON
Film by DAVID YATES
Music by DEREK GRIFFITHS
Written and produced by MICHAEL COLE

Contributors

Unknown: John Le Mesurier
Unknown: Maggie Henderson
Unknown: David Yates
Music By: Derek Griffiths
Produced By: Michael Cole

: Knock Knock

Stories and songs from God's wide world.
SNEH GUPTA tells how a foolish man was tempted by a tiger; KIM GOODY sings of the things you can see if you 'Travel on'; ALISON CHRISTIE-MURRAY visits Harrow School where the Earl of Shaftesbury first decided he must help the poor.
Director JUDY MERRY
Producer DAVID BROWN

Contributors

Unknown: Kim Goody
Unknown: Alison Christie-Murray
Producer: David Brown

: Sunday Worship

This is the Day
If you wish to spend some time on a Sunday morning in prayer and worship, but are unable to get to church, you are invited to join with your fellow viewers in prayer for each other, and for the world.
Today's theme is the Presence of God and the speaker is Esther de Waal. from her home in the precincts of Canterbury Cathedral.
New Testament reading: Acts 17, vv 24-25 Gospel: St Matthew 6, vv 3-4
Hymn for meditation: Christ be with me (Deirdre)
Assistant producer JOHN HARMAR-SMITH Director SIMON HAMMOND
Series producer ELIZABETH GORT
Send your letters to: This is the Day, BBC Television, London [Postcode removed]

Contributors

Producer: John Harmar-Smith
Director: Simon Hammond
Producer: Elizabeth Gort

: Asian Magazine

Today's Sab Ras features:
HIMAYAT ULLAH, LEELA GHOSH
LUCY RAHMAN, JAMAL AKBAR
THE DELHI SISTERS
An ASIAN UNIT presentation BBC Pebble Mill

Contributors

Unknown: Sab Ras
Unknown: Jamal Akbar

: Open University

10.30 Database: Security
10.55 Topology: Winding Number
11.20 Reading Development
11.45 Nuclear Waste: A Scientific Inquiry?
12.10 Language Opportunities

: Farming

features the news and views, politics and practice of those involved with the land. with PHILIP WRIXON
DAN CHERRINGTON , BARRY WILSON
Producers PHILIP HICKS , KEN POLLOCK Executive producer JOHN KENYON BBC Pebble Mill
Weather for farmers BILL GILES

Contributors

Unknown: Philip Wrixon
Unknown: Dan Cherrington
Unknown: Barry Wilson
Producers: Philip Hicks
Producers: Ken Pollock
Producer: John Kenyon

: Artists in Print

Three artists make relief prints, the earliest form of print-making. TREVOR ALLEN uses lino-cut, IAN MORTIMER traditional wood engraving and wood cut, and LYNNE MOORE her own method of cutting simple cards.
Film editor HOWARD SHARP
Producer SUZANNE DAVIES
Book (same title) £9.95 from booksellers

Contributors

Unknown: Trevor Allen
Unknown: Ian Mortimer
Unknown: Lynne Moore
Producer: Suzanne Davies

: News Headlines

: Mickey and Donald

Pluto and Goofy take a Hawaiian vacation. Chip and Dale teach Pluto the meaning of Christmas and a lazy western pony tricks Donald into a bullride.
A WALT DISNEY production

: Film Matinee: The Spirit of St Louis

starring James Stewart
Charles Lindbergh 's historic flight across the Atlantic in 1927 is vividly re-created in this thrilling portrait. James Stewart stars as the youthful flier in this absorbing account of Lindbergh's early life and hazardous non-stop flight.
Screenplay by BILLY WILDER and WENDELL MAYES
Adapted by CHARLES LEDERER from the book by CHARLES A. LINDBERGH
Produced by LELAND HAYWARD
Directed by BILLY WILDER. Films: page 13

Contributors

Unknown: James Stewart
Unknown: Charles Lindbergh
Unknown: James Stewart
Unknown: Billy Wilder
Unknown: Wendell Mayes
Adapted By: Charles Lederer
Book By: Charles A. Lindbergh
Produced By: Leland Hayward
Directed By: Billy Wilder.
Charles A Lindbergh: James Stewart
Bud Gumey: Murray Hamilton
B F Mahoney: Bartlett Robinson
Donald Hall: Arthur Space
0 W Schultz: Charles Watts
Fr Hussman: Marc Connelly
Mirror girl: Patricia Smith

: Cartoon

: Bonanza

A Home for Jamie
After an incident at school Ben Cartwright decides it is time to adopt Jamie. Unfortunately, this is the very moment that the long-lost grandfather arrives with very different plans. Written by JEAN HOLLAWAY Directed by LEO PENN

Contributors

Written By: Jean Hollaway
Directed By: Leo Penn
Ben: Starring Lome Greene
Hoss: Dan Blocker
Little Joe: Michael Landon
Jamie: Mitch Vogel

: From Where I Stand

Six people reflect upon their faith.
2: Christian Weaver , Pastor of a black congregation in Nottingham.
Film editor DAVID ELLIOTT
Series producer INGRID DUFFELL

Contributors

Unknown: Christian Weaver
Editor: David Elliott
Producer: Ingrid Duffell

: News

with Jan Leeming ; Weatherman

Contributors

Unknown: Jan Leeming

: Dombey and Son

by CHARLES DICKENS dramatised in ten episodes by JAMES ANDREW HALL
5: Walter Gay has been told that he is to be sent to the West Indies. Little Paul 's health has worsened and he has collapsed at school.
Music composed and conducted by DUDLEY SIMPSON
Producer BARRY LETTS
Director RODNEY BENNETT

Contributors

Unknown: James Andrew Hall
Unknown: Walter Gay
Unknown: Little Paul
Conducted By: Dudley Simpson
Producer: Barry Letts
Director: Rodney Bennett
Dombey: Julian Glover
Carker, with: Paul Darrow
Captain Cuttle: Emrys James
Solomon Gills: Roger Milner
Louisa Chick: Rhoda Lewis
Miss Tox, and: Shirley Cain
Florence: Lysette Anthony
Walter Gay: Max Gold
Susan Nipper: Zelah Clarke
Polly Toodle (Richards): Jenny McCracken
Paul: Barnaby Buik
Dr Parker Peps: Paul Imbusch
Towlinson: Kenton Moore
Perch: Ronald Herdman

: Sir John Mills

appeals on behalf of The Maritime Trust (Reg No 268609) for the restoration of Captain Scott's Royal Research Ship Discovery. The last big wooden ship built in Britain, she survived many voyages in the Antarctic, carrying pioneering scientific expeditions. Built to withstand the crushing pressures of polar ice, she is now, after 83 years, urgently in need of restoration and preservation as a memorial to Captain Scott and his gallant men, and as a part of Britain's maritime heritage.
Donations, preferably by crossed cheque or po to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Sir John Mills

: Songs of Praise

from the Mission to London Queen's Park Rangers
Earlier this summer the Mission to London, headed by the uncompromising Latin American evangelist Luis Palau , took over Queen's Park Rangers football stadium to preach the Gospel. Each night thousands made their way to the stadium to listen and to sing their songs of praise, accompanied by the SALTMINE BAND. Paul McDowell went along, too, to meet some of the people involved in the Mission, talk to some of those who went to hear, and question Luis Palau himself about his beliefs and methods.
Thine be the glory; Crown him with many crowns (Diademata); Holy, holy, holy (Nicaea); Jesus, we enthrone you; The greatest thing; There's a sound on the wind (Battle Hymn); Our God reigns Soloist DAVE POPE
Musical director GEOFF BAKER
Engineering manager GEORGE JAKINS
Assistant producer LELIA GUINERY-GREEN Series producer STEPHEN WHITTLE

Contributors

Unknown: Luis Palau
Unknown: Paul McDowell
Unknown: Luis Palau
Director: Geoff Baker
Producer: Stephen Whittle

: Are You Being Served?

by JEREMY LLOYD and DAVID CROFT Monkey Business starring co-starring featuring
The staff of Grace Brothers visit 'No 10' and Mr Humphries turns out to be Mrs Thatcher 's blue-eyed boy.
Executive producer DAVID CROFT
Produced and directed by BOB SPIERS

Contributors

Unknown: Jeremy Lloyd
Unknown: David Croft
Unknown: Mr Humphries
Unknown: Mrs Thatcher
Producer: David Croft
Directed By: Bob Spiers
Mr Humphries: John Inman
Mrs Slocombe: Mollie Sugden
Capt Peacock: Frank Thornton
Miss Brahms: Wendy Richard
Mr Rumbold: Nicholas Smith
Mr Spooner: Mike Berry
Mr Harman: And Arthur English
Miss Belfridge: Candy Davis
Mr Kayoto: Eiji Kusuhara
Secretary at No 10: John D Collins
Fur coat customer: John Biggerstaff
His secretary: Lisa Anselmi
Mr Yamoto: Kristopher Kum
Monkey: Rusty Goffe
Voice of Mrs Thatcher: Jan Ravens

: The Sunday Film: Airport

In the face of the worst blizzard in 30 years dedicated airport manager Mel Bakersfeld battles to keep the runway clear and the planes on schedule, well aware that his high-voltage workstyle is burning up his marriage. Mel's brother-in-law, crack pilot Vernon Demerest, also has problems in his private life but he forgets them when he discovers that he has a dangerous psychotic aboard his aeroplane. As Mel and his men struggle to the limits of endurance to overcome a long line of emergencies, a crisis explodes thousands of feet above.
Based on the best-selling novel by ARTHUR HAILEY
Written and directed by GEORGE SEATON
Produced by ROSS HUNTER. Films: page 13

Contributors

Novel By: Arthur Hailey
Directed By: George Seaton
Produced By: Ross Hunter.
starring as Mel Bakersfeld: Burt Lancaster
Vernon Demerest: Dean Martin
Tanya Livingston: Jean Seberg
Gwen Meighton: Jacqueline Bisset
Joe Patroni: George Kennedy
Ada Quonsett: Helen Hayes
D O Guerrero: Van Heflin
Mrs Guerrero: Maureen Stapleton
Anson Harris: Barry Nelson
Harry Standish: Lloyd Nolan
Cindy: Dana Wynter
Sarah: Barbara Hale

: News

with Jan Leeming ; Weatherman

Contributors

Unknown: Jan Leeming

: Sunday Night at the Proms

The third in the regular series of relays from the 90th season of Henry Wood Promenade Concerts.
Haydn's Mass in D minor (Nelson)
Shortly after completing the Mass, in 1798, Haydn learned of Nelson's victory at the Battle of the Nile, prompting him to add the trumpet calls at the end of the Benedictus. Nelson himself heard a performance in 1800 and, although not a direct tribute to the Admiral, the work acquired 'The Nelson Mass' as a nickname. Eiddwen Harrhy (soprano)
Carolyn Watkinson (mezzo-soprano) Philip Langridge (tenor) Malcolm King (bass)
Schiitz Choir of London London Classical Players leader JOHN HOLLOWAY conductor Roger Norrington Introduced by Richard Baker
Executive producer KENNETH CORDEN Directed by RON ISTED

Contributors

Mezzo-Soprano: Carolyn Watkinson
Tenor: Philip Langridge
Leader: John Holloway
Conductor: Roger Norrington
Introduced By: Richard Baker
Producer: Kenneth Corden
Directed By: Ron Isted

: The World of Stanley Holloway

First of two programmes London's Pride
Narrated by Alan Jay Lerner lyricist, My Fair Lady
Stanley Holloway 's performances in concert party, musical comedy, the legendary monologues, revue, variety, Shakespeare and the Ealing comedies are all featured in this programme, which traces his path to fame as one of the top all-round entertainers.
Film editor PIERS JESSOP
Written and produced by BRIDGET WINTER

Contributors

Unknown: Alan Jay Lerner
Unknown: Stanley Holloway
Editor: Piers Jessop
Produced By: Bridget Winter

: The Sky at Night

The Orange World of Titan
Titan, Saturn's largest moon, is one of the most remarkable bodies in the solar system. With its dense orange clouds and its nitrogen atmosphere it may have a deep ocean made up of methane, with cliffs of solid methane and a steady drip of methane rain. Patrick Moore talks about what is known about this extraordinary 'Earth in deep freeze'.
Producer PIETER MORPURGO

Contributors

Talks: Patrick Moore
Producer: Pieter Morpurgo

: Weather









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