A programme for children at home.
In the story chair, Nancy Quayle
Today's story is called 'Wiggy'
An introduction to Quantum Mechanics by Professor Philip Morrison.
(First shown on BBC-1)
Four filmed accounts of his jaunt in America and Canada last October.
In the second programme he takes a 'parlor car' to Boston, Massachusetts, and visits the falls and rapids at Niagara.
A literary panel game with John Betjeman, A.S. Byatt, Cyril Connolly, Christopher Logue.
Chairman, Alan Brien
Extracts read by:
Life ...in the animal world of Serengeti
Introduced by Dr. Desmond Morris.
The great Serengeti National Park in Tanzania has the richest and most varied population of large wild animals left anywhere in the world.
Immobilising buffaloes to equip them with radio transmitters, tagging lions, flying among vultures in a glider, attracting hyenas with a loudspeaker... all these techniques used by scientists of the Serengeti Research Institute are described by David Attenborough.
With contributions from Richard Bell, Hubert Braun, Dr. Hugh Lamprey, Tony Sinclair, Bill Holtz, Dr. Colin Pennycuick, Dr. Hans Kruuk.
(From the South and West)
Some hilarious moments from the golden age of screen comedy.
A North-Eastern musical.
And when I hear her shoutin'
'Will ye buy any clay'
Like a candyman's trumpet
It steals me young heart away
(George Ridley, nineteenth-century Tyneside music-hall singer and composer)
The mining community of the North East of England reflected in some of its songs and in its most famous event, the Durham Miners Gala.
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A series presenting the best in international jazz recorded in concert from Britain's foremost colleges and universities.
This week from: The London School of Economics
The Stan Getz Quartet
Stan Getz (saxophone), Gary Burton (piano and vibraphone), Steve Swallow (bass), Roy Haynes (drums)
Introduced by Humphrey Lyttelton.
(The Stan Getz Quartet appearo by arrangement with Harold Davison)
A last look around the world of television.
Criticism, Discussion, Diversion with Michael Dean, Joan Bakewell, Tony Bilbow and tonight's guests.