A programme for children at home
Today: "Mr. Faksimily and the Tiger" by Anita Hewett
(Repeated on BBC-1 and BBC Wales at 4.20 p.m.)
Author (Mr. Faksimily and the Tiger):
Architecture in Europe since 1945
Ten programmes which take a look at the look and the attitudes of the last twenty-five years
Introduced by John Donat
The destruction of the war seemed to give planners and architects the opportunity they'd been waiting for - to build new towns, to try out Le Corbusier's ville radieuse, and to experiment with prepacked fabrication. But what happened?
The World Tonight
Reporting: John Timpson, Peter Woods and the reporters and correspondents. at home and abroad, of BBC News
followed by The Weather
Gordon Wilkins covers the world of motoring
If the Budget puts up fuel or vehicle tax, eleven million car owners will have to pay more for their motoring than ever before. In four years the price of petrol has gone up from 4s. to 6s. a galIon, the Road Fund licence from Â£15 to Â£25 and altogether road taxes of every kind have doubled to the record level of Â£4 million a day.
What would happen to the economy if motorists used less petrol or put off buying a new car? Does dearer motoring in Britain mean more cars for export? Why is it that only one pound in every five of motoring taxes goes on better roads?
An evening with a top recording star singing his own kind of music
with Burt Rhodes and his Orchestra
Burt Rhodes and his
A personal view by Kenneth Clark
This the second in the series of thirteen programmes has been filmed in the monasteries, abbeys, and cathedrals of France. The sudden reawakening of European civilisation in the twelfth century is traced by Sir Kenneth Clark from the first manifestations at the Abbey of Cluny to its high point, the building of the Cathedral of Chartres.
"Our intellectual energy, our contact with the great minds of Greece, our ability to move and change, our belief that God may be approached through beauty, our feeling of compassion, our sense of the unity of Christendom - all this, and much more, appeared in those hundred marvellous years."
(Shown on Sunday)
Presenting a series of feature films reflecting some of the finest work of France's most famous and talented directors and artists.
Starring Omar Sharif
with Zina Bouzaiane
A simple but handsome young Arab meets unexpected romance and an untimely death.
Based on the book by:
Based on the book by:
Taj El Ouloum:
The blind musician:
Public letter writer:
David Holmes looks back over the past week in Parliament and introduces reports on big debates in both Houses, questions to Ministers, significant moves behind the scenes, and the effects of M.P.s' work inside and outside Westminster
The end of today in front of tomorrow with Michael Dean, Joan Bakewell, Tony Bilbow, Sheridan Morley and tonight's guests