A programme for children at home.
In the story chair, Nancy Quayle
Today's story is called 'Wiggy'
THE FABRIC OF THE ATOM
An introduction to
Quantum Mechanics by Professor Philip Morrison
2: The Graininess of Energy
Produced by ALAN SLEATB
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:
... in the animal world of Serengetl
The great Serengetl National Park in Tanzania has the richest and most varied population of large wild animals left anywhere in the world. TOOLS OF RESEARCH
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
Introduced by Dr. Desmond Morris
Produced and directed by RICHARD BROCK
Series editor, RONALD WEBSTEB
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.
See page 25
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.