in Slightly at Sea
Directed by HARRY D'ARCY An RKO film
with Frank Bough Sally Magnusson Jeremy Paxman and Pamela Armstrong with Bob Friend 's view of life across the Atlantic.
Today: Pink Lemonade Fly by Knight
Pink Trumpet (R)
But first this ... something a little different, a sort of magazine between the programmes with Andy Crane together with your questions and ideas starting with Charlie Brown
There's no Time for Love, Charlie Brown (R)
Presented by Ceara, Emma, Jennie,
Andrew, Robert and Rowan - the Belfast gang.
Today's film may ring a bell, and one of the games goes like the clappers. The whole programme is bound to appeal! (R)
But first.... your birthday greetings with Andy Crane -followed by Play School
What's on the menu for starters? Would you like a soupcon of weeds?
Presenter Jane Hardy Guest Johnny Ball
Story: Stick in the Mud by CHRIS GALER (R) and The Perishers
Written by MAURICE DODD with Judy Bennett Sheila Steafel and Peter Hawkins
Music by TREVOR JONES Executive producer
GRAHAM CLUTTERBUCK (R)
with some children from
Byron Court Junior School
But first this ... your summer-time magazine between the programmes including
King of the Rocket Men A classic cliffhanger serial in 12 episodes starring
6: Mystery of the Rocket Man Wherein the diabolic Dr
Vulcan identifies Rocket Man, kidnaps him and is astonished at the appearance of a second Rocket Man who prevents his theft of the secret Sonatrone weapon.
A REPUBLIC serial (For cast see page 36. Continues next Wednesday) and Woody Woodpecker Careless Caretaker
Professor Jeff King:
A series of ten programmes presented by Bob Symes-Schutzmann 6: Military Modelling (1) Military modelling is the fastest growing area of model making, and this first of two programmes looks at making and converting figures.
Studio director JOHN RICKWORD Producer PETER RIDING (R)
Goodbye, Cliff Barnes ?
Bobby and Pam make an intriguing discovery about baby Christopher. With Cliffs life in ruins there seems only one way out for him.
Written by ARTHUR BERNARD LEWIS Directed by IRVING J. MOORE (R) (For cast see page 36)
with Julia Somerville Weather BILL GILES
Clive and Shane get their first customer and it causes problems. Madge and Helen play the 'sting' on Douglas Blake.
(For cast see page 36. Shown again tomorrow at 10.5am)
George Sanders Yvonne De Carlo Zsa Zsa Gabor
Clementi Sabourin arrives in America and grabs it by the throat, rising from penniless immigrant to powerful financier on the strength of his nerve and elastic conscience. His rapid acquisition of companies is exceeded only by the pace with which he acquires and discards his women. But this vicious way of life has a shock in store.
Written, produced and directed by CHARLES MARTIN
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Mrs Van Renassalear:
Andrew Harvey introduces ten programmes for both swimmers and non-swimmers.
4: Front Crawl with Eddie Gorton of the Amateur Swimming Association
Recorded at Barnet Copthall Director JOHN RICKWOOD
Producer JOHN DOBSON (R) (e)
Phillip Schofield - starting with:
The Puppy's New Adventures: The Mystery of the Wailling Cat
A cartoon adventure series about Petey the brave puppy (R)
The Kingdom of Hades
In this final episode, the Odyssey at last reaches the galactic glaciers, Ulysses and the children have only to enter the Kingdom of Hades to be able to find their way back to Earth. But Ulysses finds he has to face the angry gods once more. (R)
A drama series in ten parts about life on the road and in the goldfields of Australia.
In the 1930s millions of people were out of work, yet, while their parents searched for a job, 12-year-old Alec, his sister Biddy and their little brother Jonno find living in the back of an old Ford truck quite an adventure - until the truck breaks down ... Episode 1
Producer Michael MDLAM
Director ROB STEWART (R)
Three days into lessons from Steve Hadley, Keith Chegwin gives himself a bit of a fright, but recovers well, and after some expert demonstrating from Colin Turkington and Judith Moore he progresses to parallels.
Designer PHIL RODGERS
Directed and produced by WENDY SHEPPARD
Executive producer JOY WILLIAMS
with Nicholas Witchell and Philip Hayton
Weather IAN MCCASKILL
Join Terry and his guests for conversation and entertainment live from the Television Theatre.
A light-hearted musical quiz Presented by Barry Cryer. Liza Goddard leads the ladies' team and Willie Rushton captains the gentlemen. A live band
Provides the music as the teams hunt for clues hidden in the titles of popular tunes. Musical director LAURIE HOLLOWAY Director ANDREA CONWAY
Producer KEITH STEWART (R)
Many of the world's finest athletes have chosen to compete in tonight's 'Golden Gala' meeting, because it takes place in the Olympic Stadium, the setting for next month's World
The British entry includes STEVE CRAM, the 1500 m world champion, and the European 400 m champion ROGER BLACK. Commentators
RON PICKERING and STUART STOREY Producers
JIM RESIDE . CHARLES BALCHIN Editor JOHN ROWUNSON
(Coverage continues on BBC2 at
Julia Somerville and Philip Hayton present the day's news with BBC teams at home and abroad Regional News Weather
A ten-part natural history of Britain and Ireland Presented by Julian Pettifer 4: Island Waters
The seas surrounding the British Isles are our greatest untouched wilderness. They have a natural history as fascinating as the land. From the cold waters of Shetland and the Fame Islands, home to great colonies of puffins and guillemots, to the warm blue Atlantic that bathes our south-western shores, this offshore voyage of exploration takes you beneath the surface into the colourful world of corals and sea-slugs and the secret domain of the octopus. Music by EDWARD WILLIAMS Produced by PAUL REDDISH Executive producer PETER CRAWFORD BBC Bristol (R)
Book, The Living Isles, £14.96 from booksellers
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continues a short season featuring the Hollywood star. Tonight with Jon Voight Ned Beatty Ronny Cox
Hearing that a dam project is threatening an unspoilt valley, four city men decide to pit their nerve and muscle against the wild waters of a Georgia river in a weekend canoe trip. But their holiday turns into a nightmare when they encounter a sadistic pair of mountain men and the brute force of the river itself. John Boorman 's film achieves great heights of dramatic tension and gave Burt Reynolds his first serious role as a man bent on survival against all odds.
Screenplay by James Dickey , based on his own novel
Produced and directed by John Boorman
(Burt Reynolds in Lucky Lady on Friday at 11.30pm)
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