Introduced by Frank Bough. Debbie Greenwood and John Mountford are out and about with the roadshow in Rhyl. Timetable:
News on the hour and half hour read by Sue Carpenter
Weather with Bill GUes at 6.55, 7.25, 7.55, 8.25, 8.55
News, weather and travel from local BBC studios at
6.57, 7.27, 7.57, 8.27
Sports news and features with Archie Macpherson at 7.20, 7.45, 8.20
The morning papers: a personal view from a guest at 8.37
Including this morning:
Lynn Faulds Wood has news and reports from the consumer unit; the latest pop news from Mike Smith ; and Russell Grant has the future in his hands as he presents the stars from an unusual location.
Pink Panther theme:
A serial in 26 parts based on the two classics by MARK TWAIN
During a school outing, Tom and Becky have got lost in a cave. Meanwhile, in the town, Huck discovers that Indian Joe and Pard mean to rob
Widow Douglas. Huck slips away to warn Constable Mueller.
11: The Millionaires Cast for the week:
Directors DON s.
WILLIAMS MICHAEL BERRY. JACK B. HIVELY Writers
ALAN OMAN, CHERIE THIESSEN
STRANGE AND STRANGE, ALF HARRIS Executive producer TOM WAGNER (R)
just switch off your television set and go and do something less boring instead?
Out and about in Cardiff. The gang take a ride on an open top bus-and David and Ruth get locked up!
Producer ALLAN COOK
We're off to the hills,
We're off to the valleys,
We 're off to the wide open spaces.
So let's get cracking, We won't dilly dally,
Now we've packed our cases Presenter Carol Leader Guests
Ben Bazell , Wayne Jackman Story: It's a Lovely Day for a Picnic by L. TRUMAN (R)
The Cornhill Insurance Test Series
England v Australia from Old Trafford Fourth day
PETER WEST introduces coverage of the morning's play.
Commentators RICHIE BENAUD
JIM LAKER , TONY LEWIS RAY ILLINGWORTH
TV presentation KEITH MACKENZIE MIKE ADLEY , ALAN GRIFFITHS
Executive producer NICK HUNTER
with Frances Coverdale Weather News
A See-Saw programme by PETER FIRMIN and OLIVER POSTGATE
Bagpuss, an old cloth cat, lives with his friends in the window of Emily's shop.... where anything can happen. Music by SANDRA KERR and JOHN FAULKNER (R)
England v Australia
PETER WEST introduces coverage of the start of this afternoon's play.
Songs, jokes and stories at the seaside with Mike Amatt and his shaggy Old English sheepdog.
Mop is 'amazed' by the children of Monkseaton West First School and Mike sings about Hamish McBeamish , the lighthouse keeper who married a mermaid. Writer MIKE AMATT
Assistant producer sid WADDELL Producer DIANE CAMPBELL BBC Manchester
A drama serial in eight parts 6: Is the Moon Really a Cheese-Ball?
On their island the missing children are learning how much they depend on one another. But away in the White House, William, who can't get the President to listen to him, decides to take his story of the SOS message to the press. and AUDREY STARK,
NICHOLAS LAURENTZ. CLARE MARSHALL
JULIE MARSHALL ,
JONATHAN TAYLOR , PAT SAUNDERS.
PETER TUNSTALL , DAVID ABBOTT RONALD FRANCE and DERMOD JUDGE
Directed by NATHANIEL GUTMAN Produced by ELISABETH WOLTERS -ALFS
with Johnny Ball
A lighthearted exploration of science and number.
This week in The Maze of "ays from A to B Johnny takes off his waistcoat without removing his jacket and spins his way through maps and mazes, helped by a robot mouse. So if you're knot amused, at least you'll be amazed.
Written by JOHNNY BALL Music PETER MOSS
Designer GRAEME THOMSON Producer ALBERT BARBER BBC Bristol (R)
The first of five stories being shown this week in which the masked avenger continues
Ms battle against injustice in old California.
For over 25 years Don Diego , in the guise of the swashbuckling Zorro, has fought for justice and liberty. Time, though, is beginning to take its toll on 'The Black Fox '. Don Diego hopes that one day his son Don Carlos , recently returned from Spain, may continue his crusading tradition and step into his father's tights. When a local monk is unjustly imprisoned, that time may have already arrived.
Written by ERIC COHEN
Directed by PETER BALDWIN
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Don Diego (Zorro Sr):
Don Carlos (Zorro Jr):
Capt Paco Pico:
Commandante Le Brea:
with Nicholas Witchell and Andrew Harvey
Events of the day from Britain and around the world followed by Weather News
Jeremy Paxman and Sally Magnusson bring you tonight's headlines and tomorrow's talking points. The London Plus reporters are with the people making the news. Plus sport with MICHAEL WALE and the stars and stories from the world of entertainment.
Producer DAVID STANFORD
South East editor PHILIP HARDING
This week sees the 31st birthday of spare but still vigorous Terry Wogan. As he casts that simple mind back over his halcyon days of broadcasting, he may well bear in mind what the Leo horoscope for today reads: 'With Saturn rising up
Uranus, be careful of female digital contact with the lower extremities.' Words of wisdom that will be heeded as the galaxy of stars are wheeled in for 40 minutes of live conversation. Director GEOFF MILES
Producer JON PLOWMAN
Series producer FRANCES WHITAKER
The 01' Ball Game
Strike One - Danny accepts the challenge of a softball game from an old rival. Strike Two - the school doesn't actually have a softball team! Strike Three - the guys are out when the girls humiliate them in practice. Can Coach Morloch possibly inspire a victory?
Written by IRA STEVEN BEHR Directed by DONALD REIKER
by John Esmonde and Bob Larbey
Starring Richard Briers, Penelope Wilton, Peter Egan
with Stanley Lebor, Geraldine Newman
Martin is beginning to find his new neighbour's unconventional behaviour a potential danger to the equilibrium of the Close. 'Goings-on' of this kind have never happened before, and something has to be done...
with Richard Whitmore
Weather News MICHAEL FISH
Are you prejudiced? Does TV affect how you think about black ethnic minorities? Test your own attitudes by looking at some extracts from popular programmes.
Comedian Lenny Henry , and BBC1 Controller Michael Grade, are among those offering some provocative opinions about whether television is doing a good job in the images it presents of black people.
Film editor PAUL SINCLAIR Producer JOHN TWITCHIN
Questions of 'racism awareness' are covered in detail in the new expanded edition of 'Multi-Cultural Education,' available from bookshops, or direct from [address removed] price £3. 75 plus 70P postage and packing
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Lee Van Cleef Warren Oates Forrest Tucker
In the small town of Lonely Dell, on the banks of the Paria river, Travis, a grizzled, solitary westerner, operates the only barge crossing on the river. Three strangers arrive in town, hire the 'barquero' and his barge - and then take him prisoner to await the arrival of gunman Jake Remy and his band of marauding outlaws.
Screenplay by GEORGE SCHENK and WILLIAM MARKS
Produced by HAL KLEIN
Directed by GORDON DOUGLAS 0 FILMS: page 14