in South Sea Sickness Directed by ARTHUR RIPLEY An RKO film
with Frank Bough Sally Magnusson Jeremy Paxman and Pamela Armstrong
Reporters PETER MARSHALL
BILL NEELY , GUY
MICHELMORE MIKE STEWART
MARGARET GILMORE and GAIL FOLEY
The latest sports news and comment from Sally Jones and Bob Wilson
Today Le Ball and Chain Gang, We give Pink Stamps, Crow de Guerre (R)
Pink Panther theme:
But first this.... with Simon Potter starting with Children's Island
A drama serial in eight parts 3: One Day We'll Go Home In the 1940s, 11 British children are lost at sea while crossing the Atlantic on their way to stay in America. Their lifeboat drifts and they land on a small island. William, the US president's grandson, is the only one who believes that the missing children are still alive.
With George Montgomery as the President
J. D. Roth as William Children played by STEFAN GATES ,
ROGER CHARTERIS , PAUL LOCKWOOD
JOANNA ROWLANDS ,
CHRISTINE VANDEN BERG , ROSLYN
MCNAMARA, KEVIN GREETHAM
Directed by NATHANIEL GUTMAN Produced by EUSABETH WOLTERS -ALFS (R)
The art of making pictures with Tony Hart , Margot Wilson and Mr Bennett
Featuring eyes in famous paintings from Leonardo to Picasso; there's designer frames and false eyes, eye charts and Mr Bennett 's eyesight! (R)
But first.... your birthday greetings with Simon Potter followed by Play School
Presenter Carol Leader Guest Simon Davies Story: Mick the Mess by MARGARET JOY (R) and The Perishers written by MAURICE DODD featuring
Leonard Rossiter as 'Boot' Camping (R)
with pupils from
Twyford Church of England High School
But first this ... your summertime magazine between the programmes including
Zorro's Fighting Legion A classic cliffhanger serial 4: The Bridge of Peril (R) and Woody Woodpecker in Home Sweet Home- Wrecker
Six introductory guides to making home videos 2: Frame Up
Poorly framed pictures can ruin your video. Sue Robbie, with the help of home-video makers, looks at ways of shooting visually interesting videos and discovers how one video maker plans and shoots a wedding. (R)
A further series of Southfork dramas
Changing of the Guard
While Cliff fights for his life in hospital, Miss Ellie decides it's time to bring J.R. to book. This week's cast:
Written by ARTHUR BERNARD LEWIS Directed by MICHAEL PREECE (R)
12.55pm Regional News and Weather
Miss EUie BARBARA:
with Philip Hayton
Weather IAN MCCASKILL
The past catches up on Des with a vengeance.
(For cast see page 37. Shown again tomorrow at 10.5am)
A two-part film, starring
2: Paul's spectacular conversions of Gentiles in Antioch and Galatia give the sect its name - 'The
Christians' - but his success creates deep divisions among the group's original Jewish members when he rejects insistence on Jewish law for the converted Gentiles. This schism affects relations between the uncompromising Paul and the more conciliatory Peter.
While Peter retires to Galilee, Paul decides to carry Christ's message to Europe. (For cast see page 37) (R)
Paul of Tarsus:
Peter the fisherman:
Chinchillas and Pygmy Goats
Chinchillas are furry, friendly little creatures. They are full of fun and mischief and make very appealing discovers when she meets one of the top breeders, Georgina Busher.
But if you want something a little larger and have space, how about a pygmy goat?
They're about the same size as a dog and like a dog they make loyal, affectionate pets that love being taken for walks on a lead.
Brian Watkins visits Anne Tucker and her daughter
Michelle, whose pygmy goats share their garden with several dogs and pet rabbits. Produced by ANDREW MEIKLE Executive producer JOHN KENYON
BBC Pebble Mill (R)
Andrew Harvey introduces ten programmes for swimmers and non-swimmers of all ages.
Phillip Schofield - starting with The All New Popeye Show
Misadventures with Popeye. the spinach-guzzling cartoon sailor in ships That Pass in the Fright and Around the World in 80 Hours Parts 1 and 2 (R)(R)
Liz Sits the Schlegels Liz gets a job baby-sitting for the Schlegel family, but Martin thinks he's much too old to need a baby-sitter, until he has an accident on his bicycle and realises that there's more to baby-sitting than he thought. (R)
with Johnny Ball
This week Johnny discovers the fun behind the facts about Gas - how it goes bang, how your grandma cooked with it, and how you can take it on holiday. „
So Think Again if you smell something odd - it could be a gas.
Did you know that there are enough gas pipes in this country to go five times around the earth?
Written by JOHNNY BALL Designer JOHN BONE
Producer ALBERT BARBER BBC Bristol (R)
An elephant that could be a chicken. A duck that could be well, almost anything. Comic cartoon confusion illustrated by Rolf Harris. Producer DAVID PLATT
Nicholas Witchell and Andrew Harvey present the latest pictures, stories and events of the day from Britain and around the world.
Weather MICHAEL FISH
London Plus, Spotlight Points West,
Look East Look North , South Today North West Tonight Midlands Today
Look East Look
by JON WATKINS starring William Gaunt and Patricia Garwood
Arthur is none too keen on Lorraine's new boyfriend and Raymond's reactions create hilarious consequences.
Director MARTIN SHARDLOW Producer ROBIN NASH (R) * CEEFAX SUBTITLES
by Michael Robartes.
"You can stick your football team the same place you can stick your job. I'm working and playing for the Dagmar from now on."
Series Script Editor:
Girl Talk by WALLY K. DALY
Kate thinks it odd when a schoolgirl gets her mother to contact the police rather than school about a serious matter. So she decides to investigate herself before involving CID.
Producer GERAINT MORRIS
Director RODERICK GRAHAM (R)
* CEEFAX SUBTITLES
Insp Kate Longton:
Sgt Joseph Beck:
Sgt George Parrish:
PC Danny Sparkes:
PC Brian Kelleher:
Det Chief Insp Perrin:
WPC Sheila Saunders:
Mrs Jennifer Stubbs:
Mrs Kathy Harding:
with Alan Titchmarsh Producer VICKI MARRIOTT
with Julia Somerville and Andrew Harvey
Regional News; Weather
A retrospective season featuring the first decade of DENNIS POTTER 'S outstanding work for TV continues with a play first shown in 1965. Starring
Potter's idealistic hero moves into politics. A glittering future beckons for Nigel who, with a working-class background and an Oxford education, is the ideal Labour candidate. But vote-catching, as Nigel learns, can be a dirty business and he soon becomes sickened by the cynicism and sales talk that the role demands.
Music RONNIE HAZLEHURST
Produced by JAMES MACTAGGART Directed by GARETH DAVIES (R)
First hunting woman:
Second hunting woman:
Sir Harry Blackerswood:
Elvis Presley was 'the King' to his millions of fans. His fame rests on his films, on his records, and on a handful of television specials.
Another opportunity to see a remarkable concert filmed in Hawaii in 1973 and originally broadcast worldwide by satellite. In one of his most spectacular stage performances, Elvis covers his own classic hits such as Hound dog, Burnin love and Suspicious minds.
Produced and directed by MARTY PASETTA (R)
Chinese cuisine is famous for its wonderful varied range of snacks. In this programme, Ken Hom joins his family for a special snack lunch at a restaurant in Hong Kong.
He also shows how to make three different, but delicious snacks - deep-fried sesame prawn toast, stuffed peppers with an unusual pork and fish filling, and a northern meat dish - cold Peking pork. (R) (e)