A programme for children at home.
Today's story is called 'Fast is not a Ladybird' by Miriam Schlein with illustrations by Leonard Kessler.
Marla Landi Presenter: Gordon
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This programme shows how figure sculptures provide a ritual link between the living and the dead.
Introduced by Raymond Kunene.
The World Tonight
Reporting: John Timpson and Peter Woods
with Martin Bell, Michael Blakey, Michael Clayton, Tom Mangold, Brian Saxton, David Tindall, Richard Whitmore and the correspondents, at home and abroad, of BBC News.
Gordon Wilkins covers the motoring story of the week.
A new British car in the Â£600 class - the Ford Escort-comes into the showrooms this week. Will it outsell the BMC Mini and the Vauxhall Viva at home? Will it find a mass market outside Britain?
Wheelbase tests the newcomer over 1,000 miles of road in the desert and mountains of Morocco, and judges its performance in day-to-day driving and holiday touring.
The decisions made; the battles fought; the power gained; the money made in the world of business and industry.
The High Chaparral ...is the bid of a family seeking roots in the newly won West
...is the threat to the new settlers from Mexicans and Indians
...and spells adventure in the Arizona territory of 1870
by Henry James.
A second chance to see this dramatisation in six parts by Jack Pulman.
Starring Richard Chamberlain as Ralph Touchett
Isabel has refused Lord Warburton. Her uncle has died and at Ralph's instigation has left her half his wealth.
(Shown on Saturday)
A last look around the daily scene with Michael Dean, Joan Bakewell, Tony Bilbow, Brian King, Sheridan Morley.
"God makes sech nights, all white an' still, Fur'z you can look or listen" (James Russell Lowell)