in Say Uncle
A hasty excuse to explain the presence of a tramp in the house leaves Leon with relative problems. Directed by BEN HOLMES
An RKO film
with John Stapleton and Pamela Armstrong
Francis Wilson looks ahead to the weekend weather at home and abroad at
7.25, 7.55 and 8.25
in 15 exciting episodes starring
Larry 'Buster' Crabbe as Flash Gordon 11: Human Bait
In which Ming the Merciless and Queen Azura prepare a trap.
Directed by FORD BEEBE and ROBERT HILL
Andy Crane presents a whole morning of summer entertainment assisted by Siobhan Mayer ,
Colin Heywood and Sue Devaney. There's music, competitions, fashion, new films, videos and star guests as well as some of your favourite programmes. Starting with The Pink Panther Show
Ants in the Pantry, and Genie with the Light
Pink Fur (R)
At last, Ben thinks he has the answer to 'exploding milk', but first the gang have to cope with all the viewers' recipes they've tried to ignore. (R)
Stan and Ollie try their hand hand at sheep handling in Wolf in Sheep's Clothing (R)
Weather followed by But First This! starting with Gentle Ben with Dennis Weaver and Clint Howard A series about the adventures of Mark and his gentle pet.
Take a Giant Step
Mark makes a new friend at school called Jamie. They talk about playing at pirates in an old boat. Jamie goes missing, Mark takes Ben with him to search for his friend among the lonely Everglades, (R)
Presenters Jane Hardy Lloyd Johnston Story: Dogger by SHIRLEY HUGHES
Musical director IAN SMITH Director BRIAN JAMESON Producer GREG CHILDS
Series producer CHRISTINE HEWITT Editor CYNTHIA FELGATE (R)
with pupils from the Arts Educational Schools, Chiswick
Weather followed by But First This! starting with The Fighting Devil Dogs A classic serial in 12 chapters 6: The Torpedo of Doom
Surviving a vicious shark attack Tom and Frank rescue the gyroscope from the wreck of Aurora. Directed by WILLIAM WITNEY and JOHN ENGLISH A REPUBLIC serial
Tenth in a 13-part series starring
The Bully of Dry Gulch
Superman goes way out West to tackle a gunfighter who is terrorising a town.
Written by DAVID CHANTLER
the Man of Steel:
Viv Lumsden and Eamonn Holmes with the people, the issues and the music of today.
Archie Macpherson previews summer sport while Richard Jobson swings into the world of pop with Glenn Medeiros.
Presenter (sport preview):
with Philip Hayton Weather BILL GILES
Scott tells Warren the bitter truth.
Written by PENNY FRASER
Directed by BRENDON MAHER
(For cast see page 34. Shown again at 5.35pm)
Cornhill Insurance Test Series England v Sri Lanka from Lord's Second day
Further live coverage of the afternoon's play.
Commentators RICHIE BENAUD
JACK BANNISTER Summarisers
KEITH MACKENZIE , ALAN GRIFFITHS
Simon Parkin - starting with:
Popeye: The spinach-guzzling sailor in Neanderthal Nuisance, Wreck Room and The Incredible Shrinking Popeye
Fourth of eight episodes Bad Company
A chase through darkened streets, an unlikely ally in a BMX bike leader and Sandra and Mike begin their fight back.
Producer CATERINA DE NAVE Director WAYNE TOURELL
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Written and presented by Johnny Ball
Join Johnny as he turns the spotlight on the 'electrical impulse'.
What's the connection between a lemon and the right time? Can electricity help you play a better game of table tennis? Catch a burglar? Make a necklace? Switch on to find out!
Designer STEPHEN BROWNSEY Production JANE TARLETON (R)
with Nicholas Witchell and Mike Smartt
Weather IAN MCCASKILL
London Plus, Spotlight Points West, Look East
Look North, South Today North West Tonight Midlands Today
Terry's guests tonight include Brian Rix.
Series producer PETER WEIL Director JOHN BURROWES Producer PETER ESTALL
from West Berlin
Further live coverage of the IAAF Grand Prix final which features many of Britain's Olympic squad in their last major outing before Seoul. Performance points from tonight are doubled and added to those from previous Grand Prix, to find the season's overall male and female winner.
Last in the series written by JOHN KANE starring Terry Scott and June Whitfield
Directed by MARTIN SHARDLOW Produced by ROBIN NASH (R)
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with Martyn Lewis and Mike Smartt Regional News
Fifth of six episodes by DANIEL BOYLE
The fate of the clubhouse is to be decided. Whose side is
Suzy Gilbert-Walker on? Real Falkirk are drawn against the Chelsea Challengers, a team of actors led by the existentialist Jean-Paul Witherspoon , a man who doesn't conform to any tactical pattern. Mo goes to confession.
Production associate AILEEN FORSYTH
Production secretary FIONA BAIRD Sound NORMAN CANLIN Producer TIM ASPINALL Director JIM HILL BBC Scotland
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Dole office clerk:
Instead of the familiar venue of the Royal Albert
Hall, tonight's Prom comes from the more intimate location of St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge where Anthony Rooley and his
Consort of Musicke perform a specially devised programmeofltalian madrigals. In keeping with this year's literary theme the concert is based on the poetry of the great Italian Renaissance writer TORQUATO TASSO, whose epic poem Gerusalemme liberata inspired such celebrated composers of the age as Monteverdi De Wert and Rovetta.
The programme is introduced by lain Fenlon author and Vice-Provost of King's College, Cambridge.
CONSORT OF MUSICKE directed by ANTHONY ROOLEY (lute) with Emma Kirkby (soprano) Evelyn Tubb (soprano) Mary Nichols (alto)
Andrew King (tenor) Rufus Miiller (tenor) Alan Ewing (bass)
Lighting DAN CRANEFIELD Sound JOHN CAULFIELD Executive producer KENNETH CORDEN Director RON ISTED
- starring Robby Benson
Glynnis O'Connor Inspired by BOBBIE GENTRY 'S immortal hit song this moving love story fills in the mystery surrounding
Billy Joe 's death. Seventeen-year-old Billy is attracted to the younger Bobbie Lee - but her parents forbid them to date. As they continue to meet in secret, their relationship deepens, until one day Billy, unable to make love, makes a confession with unexpected repercussions.
Screenplay by HERMAN RAUCHER
Produced and directed by MAX BAER
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