A programme for children at home.
Presenters this week, Carole Ward, Brian Cant
If you catch a leaf
So they say
As it falls from the tree
Glad will you be
For a year and a day.
This is part of the poem which begins Play School each day this week. Today Brian and Carole find a new book of stories on the Play School bookshelf, and during the week there are three visits to Ted Moult's farm to hear more true stories about life in the country.
Today's story is called 'The Kootenai Tribe'
Five programmes on the problems of the mid-life period
4: Health Hazards-Women
In this programme, the ' change of life ' and some of its associated problems. Also a quick look at breast cancer and the right way to conduct a self-examination.
Director, SALLY DAVIS
Producer, ROGER OWEN
Shown yesterday on BBC-1
Starring Mike Yarwood, Lulu, Ray Fell
with Malcolm Clare, Audrey Bayley, Alix Kirsta, Frances Pidgeon, Christine Pockett
by Ted Smith
With Brian Coburn as Big Bill Bishop, Patrick Westwood as Bonkey Stone, John Moore as James Smithers, Douglas Blackwell as first Prison Officer, Anthony Hall as second Prison Officer
Two old lags who share the same cell have got prison life down to a fine art. They are upset when an outsider, a public school type and a first timer, is made to live with them, and bowled over when he reveals a sinister side to his nature, which makes him their natural leader, entitled to the position of prestige - the top bunk.
Big Bill Bishop:
First Prison Officer:
Second Prison Officer:
Direct from the National Sporting Club
Over twelve rounds
Ken Buchanan, Edinburgh v. Spike McCormack, Belfast
with supporting bouts
Tonight's main event is a final eliminator for the lightweight championship of Great Britain.
Tales from the last frontier of the great American West.
A film series starring James Drury as The Virginian.
The Virginian races against the clock to extricate Stacy from the hangman's noose.
A last look around the world of television.
Criticism, Discussion, Diversion with Michael Dean, Joan Bakewell, Tony Bilbow, Sheridan Morley and tonight's guests.