in Sunk by the Census
An RKO film
with John Stapleton and Kirsty Wark
Reports from Bill Neely ,
Anita Findley , Rory Cellan Jones, Mark Easton ,
Gail Foley. James Cox and Caroline Righton
National and international news and analysis on the hour and half hour.
Sports news from Sally Jones Regional news and travel updates at 7.15, 7.45 and 8.15 Weather forecast from
Francis Wilson at 7.25, 7.55 and 8.25
Weather followed by The Pink Panther Show
with Robert Kilroy-Silk
Weather followed by Four Square
Andy Crane with programme news and birthday greetings starting with Play School
Presenter Carol Leader Guest Andrew Secombe
Story: Benedict Finds a Home by CHRIS DEMEREST (R)
Benson and Hedges Cup
TONY LEWIS introduces live coverage of the morning's play from one of today's
55 overs per side quarter-final matches.
RICHIE BENAUD. TOM GRAVENEY Summarisers
KEITH MACKENZIE , ALAN GRIFFITHS including at
10.55 and 12.00
News and Weather
12.55 Regional News and Weather
with Michael Buerk
Weather MICHAEL FISH
Charlene and Shane are sent on an important mission. Written by WAYNE DOYLE
(For cast see page 37. Shown again at 5.35pm)
Presented by Michael Groth According to Michael's Maze 'The Boer War was fought in South America'. Is this true? Would you be able to work out the answer in less than five seconds? Will the contestant in the Maze?
Game devised by TOBY FREEMAN Director ANDREA CONWAY Producer DAVE Ross
1865 - reunited after the American Civil
War, Mac and Dal Traven return to Texas. But their homecoming is blighted by the news that their sisters, younger brother, and Dal's sweetheart have been kidnapped by renegade soldiers heading for Mexico. So the Traven boys give chase in this adventure based on the book by Western writer Louis L'Amour.
Screenplay by JIM BYRNES Produced by VERNE NOBLES and DENNIS DURNEY
Directed by ANDREW V. MCLAGLEN
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Sheriff Miles Gillette:
with Andy Crane - starting with Pie in the Sky
An invitation to a fancy dress ball starts the Pieman and Piewife on a suitable costume search! And the last person to miss out on the fun is the Piepilot!
Series producer MICHAEL COLE Producer SHARON MILLER (R)
Yogi Bear captains the SS Jelly Roger, an old time sailing ship travelling the seas in search of treasures.
Today's story: The Case of the Hopeless Diamond
Phillip Schofield is here to listen to what you have to say about BBCtv. He answers your questions and queries and also invites you to take part in the painting and written criticism competition.
This week he talks about ChuckleVision and the Chuckle Brothers join him in the studio.
Will you agree with the views and comments expressed? If you don't, or if you have any of your own on any BBCtv programme, write to:
Take Two, BBC Television, London W12 8QT
Producer PHIL CHILVERS
A serial in sixepisodes by LEON GARFIELD
4:What Can the Matter Be?Colonel Brodsky, newly arrived aboard The December Rose, carries a watch that bears the emblem of a black eagle. The same sign that is on Barnacle's locket....
Producer PAUL STONE
Directed by RENNY RYE (R)
with Nicholas Witchell and Andrew Harvey
Weather IAN MCCASKILL
London Plus, Spotlight Points West, Look East Look North, South Today
North West Tonight Midlands Today
Join Terry live at the Television Theatre.
Harold Cudmore is the intenationally known helmsman and tactician who captained the British
Admiral's Cup and America's Cup teams. In this five-part series, he gives an insight to the skills of the top sportsmen in offshore racing in sailing boats.
Peter Skellern , the singer/ songwriter, Annabel Croft , the tennis player and Eamonn Holmes , the broadcaster, become
Cudmore's pupils for one week's intensive tuition in the sport.
At the end of the week, they must crew a racing boat under Captain Cudmore in a real race - and try to win. Produced and directed by DON ANDERSON
Executive producer JOY WILLIAMS BBC Northern Ireland
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Last of the Good Guys
'There's no price too high to pay for a good name.' As
Bobby learns to play by the rules of the game, Ray once again strays from the straight and narrow. Laurel also finds out that there's a cost in clearing Clayton, but is JR about to be paid back when the struggle for power at Weststar gives birth to the strangest partnership? Written by ARTHUR BERNARD LEWIS Directed by MICHAEL PREECE *CEEFAX SUBTITLES
with Nicholas Witchell and Andrew Harvey
Regional News; Weather
A series on Britain and America presented by David Dimbleby
6:Under the Eagle's WingHarold Macmillan was determined to restore relations between Britain and America after the catastrophe of Suez. The launch of Russia's Sputnik was his opportunity: America needed nuclear bases in Europe, and Britain was prepared to offer them. But the atmosphere of goodwill was soured by Vietnam.
American Secretary of State Dean Rusk put heavy pressure on Britain to send a token force in support. The
British Government refused, to Rusk's dismay. 'When the Russians invade Sussex,' he said to one journalist,
'don't expect us to come and help you.'
Massive demonstrations outside the US Embassy in
Introduced by Steve Rider The European Cup Final Benfica v PSV Eindhoven The champions of Portugal and Holland meet in Stuttgart tonight to decide European Club supremacy. Benfica's last appearance in the final came exactly 20 years ago when they were beaten by Manchester
United. This time they face a stern test against a side whose domestic record this season has matched that of English league champion's Liverpool.
Commentator BARRY DAVIES Plus news of tonight's other important games including a report on the final stages of the league play offs. Cricket
Highlights of today's play from one of the Benson and Hedges Cup quarter-finals. Television presentation:
Football ARD W. Germany Cricket
KEITH MACKENZIE , ALAN GRIFFITHS Assistant editor GRAHAM FRY Producer CHARLES BALCHIN Editor JOHN ROWLINSON