Blonde Leon 's explanations come expensive when his wife returns home to discover he's been entertaining in her absence.
Directed by HAL YATES 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 Sally Jones Regional news and travel at
Weather with Francis Wilson at 7.25, 7.55, 8.25
Trail of the Lonesome Mine Starpink (R)
But first this ... something a little different - a sort of magazine between the programmes with Siobhan Mayer
News from the music world, latest fashions, films, videos, hobbies - together with your questions and ideas. Starting with Boss Cat
A Visit from
Mother Benny 's mother thinks he is Mayor of New York. What can he do now that she is coming to see him? (R)
just switch off your television set and go out and do something less boring instead?
Presented by Chris,
Daniel Liz , Kate, Rhys, Andrea and Emma - the Cardiff gang.
Learn how to be a fly on the wall, make a fly on a hook and a game to fly all over the place.
Producer DAVID J. EVANS
Series producer PETER CHARLTON (R)
But first.... your birthday greetings with Sidphan Mayer followed by Play School
'There was once a clever conjuror called Presto, but unfortunately he had a very bad memory....'
Presenters lain Lauchlan and Chloe Ashcroft
Story: Abracadabra! by SUSAN EAMES
Musical director JONATHAN COHEN Directors
ADRIAN MILLS. CHRISTINE HEWITT Series producer CHRISTINE HEWITT Editor CYNTHIA FELGATE and The Perishers
Written by MAURICE DODD featuring Leonard Rossiter as 'Boot' (R)
with some children from
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 9: Ten Seconds to Live
Wherein Professor Jeff King builds a new version of the destructive Decimator, only 'to see it stolen by the arch-villain Dr Vulcan.
A REPUBLIC serial (For cast see page 52. Next episode on Monday) and Woody Woodpecker Shutter Bug
A series of ten programmes presented by Bob Symes-Schutzmann 9: Model Railways(2)
Truck laying and the stage-by-stage construction of a 00 gauge layout based on Horsted Keynes station on the Bluebell line. (R) (Final episode on Monday)
Ambush at Rio Lobo
A relaxed trip to Rio Lobo turns into a nightmare for Bet% Cartwright when he befriends a pregnant woman who has unknowingly been targeted as a decoy by a band of ruthless robbers. Written by JOEL MURCOTT
Directed by NICHOLAS COLOMANTO
with Philip Hayton
Weather JOHN KETTLEY
Helen's adopted daughter,
Rosemary, arrives and brings trouble in her wake.
(For cast see page 37. Shown again on Monday at 10.5am)
from Hickstead featuring
The Silk Cut Derby Trial This afternoon's featured class gives the competitors the opportunity to ride over the two permanent obstacles which cause the biggest problems in the Derby - the Devil's Dyke and the Derby Bank.
Introduced by DAVID VINE Commentators
STEPHEN HADLEY Producer
JOHNNIE WATHERSTON including at
3.0 News and Weather
Phillip Schofield Starting with Heathcliff and Marmaduke
The cartoon adventures of Heathcliff the alley cat and Marmaduke the outsized
Great Dane puppy. Today's stories are: The Lemonade Kid
Clan 'en Around
School Daze (R)
with Roy Castle Fiona Kennedy and Julian Farino
Roy takes to the air in an attempt to beat the world best time for parascending under ten London Bridges
Assistant producer SALLY FRASER Producer MICHAEL FORTE (R)
with Dennis Weaver and Clint Howard Fish and Chips Ben , the gentle bear, and young Mark Wedloe help to catch the lakeside poachers. Producer GEORGE SHERMAN (R)
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BBC3 proudly presents Roland Rat Superstar. with The Sewer Sensation Guest appearances by Darcey de Farcey
Iris and Freddy (Roland's mum and dad)
Fergie the Ferret Colin the Flea plus Kevin the Gerbil Errol the Hamster
Glenis the Guinea-Pig and Little Reggie
Star guests include Sylvester Stallone Margaret Thatcher
Tim Brooke-Taylor and Samantha Fox
Conceived by DAVID CLARIDGE Written by DAVID CLARIDGE
COLIN BOSTOCK-SMITH . JOHN LANGDON SEAN CARSON and DAVID TOMLINSON Designer GRENVILLE HORNER Produced and directed by MARCUS MORTIMER (R)
Sue Lawley and Nicholas Witchell present the latest pictures, stories and events of the day from Britain and around the world.
Weather BILL GILES
London Plus, Spotlight Points West, Look East
Look North, South Today North West Tonight Midlands Today
Join Terry and his guests for conversation and entertainment live from the Television Theatre. Programme associates
NEIL SHAND. CHRIS GREENWOOD Director DAVID G. CROFT Producer PETER ESTALL
Series producer JOHN FISHER
starring Paul Daniels
Play along at home and compete with the contestants in this comedy quiz show.
Which lucky couple will play the exciting final game where Every Second Counts?
Produced in association with TALBOT TELEVISION and GROUP W PRODUCTION Programme associates
COLIN EDMONDS. HOWARD HUNTRIDGE Sound MICHAEL MCCARTHY Designer CHRIS WEBSTER Director TONY NEWMAN Producer DAVID TAYLOR
The Carrington household rejoices at Krystina's homecoming but, miles away, Sarah Curtis seems resigned to pay a bitter price for her decision. Alexis grows concerned over Adam's erratic behaviour, but does she have more serious trouble in the form of the grasping Dirk Maurier ?
Written by DENNIS TURNER Directed by DON MEDFORD
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with Julia Somerville and Philip Hayton Regional News
Weekend Weather BILL GILES
dramatised in four parts by TED WHITEHEAD from the novel by FAY WELDON
2: It's hard to believe that the sexy amazon Rita Rooney was only recently the good housewife Ruth, but you have to adopt strange roles as a She Devil determined on revenge.
MUsic by PETER FILLEUL Producer SALLY HEAD
Director PHILIP SAVILLE
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BBCl's first visit to the 93rd season of Henry Wood
Promenade Concerts at the Royal Albert Hall , London features a traditional popular Saturday night programme. including music from the Viennese waltz kings. Jane Glover introduces a Programme that mixes Dohnanyi's delightful
Variations on a Nursery Song (at one time a regular Prom favourite), with the polkas and waltzes of Franz Lehar and Johann Strauss (Son). With Philip Fowke (piano) The Halle Orchestra leader PAN HON LEE conducted by Bryden Thomson
After opening with Sullivan's Overture di Ballo, Bryden Thomson and Philip Fowke talk to Jane Glover about the evening's music making.
Sound supervisor GRAHAM HAINES Lighting DENNIS BUTCHER Executive producers
KENNETH CORDEN. RODNEY GREENBERG Directed by ROY TIPPING
starring Bruce Dern
Thirty-three girls arrive in Santa Rosa,
California. Their single aim: to be crowned
Miss'. Their strongest determination: to smile! Michael Ritchie presents a devastating portrait of the beauty parade business in America and satirises many aspects of the west coast's social and economic life.
Screenplay by JERRY BELSON Produced and directed by MICHAEL RITCHIE
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Big Bob' Freelander:
Connie Thompson (Miss Imperial County):
Robin Gibson (Miss Antalope Valley):
Shirley Tolstoy (Miss San Dieg0):
Doria Houston (Miss Anaheim):
Maria Fonzales (Miss Salinas):
Karen Love (Miss Simi Valley):
Judy Wagner (Miss Modesto):