in Truth Aches
When Leon gets fired and returns home late that night he finds out that the truth hurts - and he's the one in Pain!
Directed by CHARLES ROBERTS An RKO film
with Frank Bough Sally Magnusson Jeremy Paxman and Pamela Armstrong
National and international news and analysis on the hour and half hour
The latest sports news and comment from Bob Wilson and Sally Jones
Weather forecast from Francis Wilson
Flower Power Pink UFO (R)
But first this ... something a little different - a sort of magazine between the Programmes with Siobhan Mayer
News from the music world, videos, hobbies, together with your questions and ideas. Starting with Boss Cat
T. C. Falls in Love (R)
Presented by the Cardiff gang
Kate has a day in bed while the gang play tug o' war without a rope, make tomato surprise without tomato, and say goodbye, without Kate!
But first.... your birthday greetings with Siobhan Mayer followed by Play School
Presenters lain Lauchlan and Chloe Ashcroft
Story: The Kindly Giant by WALTER KREYE and ADAM WURTZ and The Perishers written by MAURICE DODD featuring
Leonard Rossiter as Boot with Judy Bennett Sheila Steafel
Peter Hawkins (R)
Presented by the children of Mora Road Junior School
But first this .. your summertime magazine between the programmes including
King of the Rocket Men
A classic cliffhanger serial in 12 episodes starring Tristram Coffin as Professor Jeff King 8: Suicide Flight
Wherein Jeff King reveals he has Professor Millard's notes on building the now-destroyed Decimator and the satanic Dr Vulcan determines to get hold of them before King can use them.
(For cast see page 52. Next episode tomorrow at 11.5am) and . Woody Woodpecker Coy Decoy
Ten programmes presented byBobSymes-Schutzmann
8: Model Railways (1)
What are the advantages and disadvantages of the various model gauges and how do you set about planning a model railway? (R)
Following his experience at Nevada State Prison, Ben paroles one of the inmates, Griff King , and takes him to the Ponderosa to start a new life. But Griff soon discovers that a dark past is not easily forgotten....
Written by JACK B. SOWARDS Directed by LEO PENN (R)
with Philip Hayton
Weather JOHN KETTLEY
Clive's white lie makes things very black for Shane.
(For cast see page 37. Shown again tomorrow at 10.5am)
from Hickstead featuring
The Silk Cut Tankard
The first of four days' show jumping from this lovely arena in Sussex. The climax to it all is the Derby but today's warm-up class consists of one round and a jump-off against the clock.
Introduced by DAVID VINE Commentators
Producer JOHNNIE WATHERSTON including at
3.0 News and Weather
Phillip Schofield starting with:
The Kwicky Koala Show
A cartoon series in which Kwicky the clever koala bear, Crazy Claws the wild cat, and the city's own gutter-pup Dirty Dawg, each have their own adventure stories brought to you by kind permission of the Bungle brothers Circus.
Today: Around the World in 80 Secs, Crazy Camping, Disco Dawg (R)
A serial in 12episodes
7: When the old lady called the Shrew takes Silas's horse, he guesses she has gone to the mill to find the smuggled silver. He follows her, but he drops his flute. The miller and the Shrew hear the noise. (R)
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An inter-school competition with fun and games on the field and in the pool.
From Omagh Leisure Centre, Co Tyrone between Strabane High School, The Dean Brian Maguire High School, Carrickmore and Omagh High School
Introduced by Ron Pickering with guest, Formula 2 World Motorcycle Champion, Brian Reid.
Yabba-dabba-doo! Roll on down to Bedrock to meet that most modern of Stone Age families.
The Flintstones and Rubbles get a quick tour through history when they take a ride in a time machine and realise that there's no place like home.
with Sue Lawley and Nicholas Witchell.
Weather Bill Giles
London Plus, Spotlight points West, Look East Look North, South Today
North West Tonight Midlands Today
Presenting hits and videos from the Top 40 chart.
Introduced by Gary Davies.
by Bill Lyons.
"I thought I'd grow to love him. He's done everything right. I owe him such a lot. But it's not working."
(For cast see page 48)
A magical mystery tour of our own flesh and blood with Dr Graeme Garden
Dr Alan Maryon Davis Dr Gillian Rice and an audience of intrepid volunteers
A new series of Bodymatters gets off to a bloody start examining the life-giving liquid which excites the bloodthirsty and terrifies the squeamish.
The programme discovers why blood curdles, examines a theory behind the Dracula legend and looks at how police forensic expert
Peter Martin uses a sample of blood to reveal the identity of a mystery suspect.
Programme associate JOHN JUNKIN Director STUART MCDONALD Series editor DAVID FILKIN
Producer CAROLINE VAN DEN BRUL
0 FEATURE: page 9
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Dr Alan Maryon
by JOHNNY SPEIGHT starring Warren Mitchell
After many complaints from his upstairs neighbour,
Mrs Hollingbery , about bolting the front door, Alf returns home late from the pub to find himself shut out. The long-suffering Johnsons across the road help out.
Directed by RICHARD BODEN roduced by ROGER RACE (R) r I
For Top 40 chart sounds BBC Discline 0898-6543 16
For the best in comedy
BBC Comedy classics 0898-6543 12
For the Grand Prix reports
BBC Grand Prix Line 0898-6543 13
For Cricket reports
°BC Test Match Special 0898-6543 66
BBC telephone services cost
38P per minute
25p per minute off-peak
with Julia Somerville and Philip Hayton Regional News Weather
The last in a series ofsixprogrammes by RICHARD CURTIS and BEN ELTON Chains
England, 1566. Very funny last episode in which the whole court gets horribly murdered at the end again.
Director MANDIE FLETCHER Producer JOHN LLOYD (R)
Queen Elizabeth I:
The last part of an Australian drama series adapted from Marcus Clarke's classic adventure story.
While John Rex is busy in England planning to usurp the name and inheritance of Richard Devine, Rufus Dawes puts all his efforts into making a daring escape from the penal settlement on Norfolk Island, but finds Lieutenant Frere one step ahead of him at every turn. just when he is facing his blackest hour, an angel of mercy lends an unexpected hand....
(For cast see page 41)