Today's story is
' The Yellow Raincoat' by MICHAELA EDRIDGE
Presenters JOHNNY BALL , CAROL CHELL
8: Babies in Special Care
To survive, some babies - particularly those born prematurely - need the expert attention of a hospital special care unit.
Introduced by JOAN BAKEWELL with a Consultant Obstetrician, a Paediatrician, and a Medical Social Worker
Produced by EURFRON GWYNNE JONES
Reporting the world tonight
JOHN TIMPSON and PETER WOODS and the reporters and correspondents, at home and abroad, of BBC News and Weather
A weekly programme which focuses on people and the situations which shape their lives.
Reporters JIM DOUGLAS HENRY
JEREMY JAMES , JEANNE LA CHARD GILLIAN STRICKLAND
Unarmed between two fighting armies, they sit like impotent umpires at a lethal tennis match-the men in the blue berets of the United Nations observer mission on the Suez Canal - reporting the daily breaches of the cease-fire, the bombardment and aerial attacks by both Israelis and Egyptians.
In Cyprus, on wind-swept mountain tops, in the cities and on the plains, a multi-national force of UN soldiers stands firm between the armies and keeps the peace between Turkish and Greek Cypriots.
From his Jerusalem headquarters GENERAL ODD BULL commutes between the warring capitals negotiating cease-fires when all else fails, and pleading for the safety of his neutral observers - the Irish, Swedes, Austrians, Finns, French, Argentinians and Chileans - whose front-line posts are frequently bombed, shelled or mortared.
How effective are these umpires who, in the name of us all, attempt to keep the peace? JIM DOUGLAS HENRY and a Man Alive film crew spent six weeks under fire observing a cease-fire that frequently isn't.
Producer RICHARD THOMAS Edited by DESMOND WILCOX and BILL MORTON
Moira Lister and Clement Freud test their knowledge of food and wine in a kind of game with Zena Skinner and Tony Bilson Host Nicholas Parsons
Designer MARGARET PEACOCK Director ALAN REES
Producer ARCHIE MACPHEE
Vera Lynn with her guests The Bachelors
The Barron Knights
Peter Rostal and Paul Schaefer
THE DOUGLAS SQUIRES DANCE GROUP Choreography DOUGLAS SQUIRES Orchestra directed by ALYN AINSWORTH
Musical arrangements by ALYN AINSWORTH , JOHNNY DOUGLAS MAX HARRIS , ALAN ROPER Script DAVID CUMMING
Costumes JOYCE MORTLOCK Sound HUGH BARKER
Lighting DICKIE HIGHAM Design J. ROGER LOWE
Production STEWART MORRIS
An invitation to step into the humorous and imaginative world of James Thurber
A series based on a selection of his stories and cartoons starring
Little girls are sugar and spice - and not always nice.
Being a father is in itself a defeating vicissitude. How could cruel fate add the further indignity of a daughter so superior in intellect that the wretched infant can, quite unforgivably, win every game of chess? Life is like that.
his wife Ellen:
his daughter Lydia:
' We have spent more on armaments since World War Two than I suspect that mankind spent in its entire history, and we have less military security and less peace than we ever had ...'
' In the case of Catholic dogma ... I think it's appropriate for us to express doubts ... !
Senator Edmund Muskie who could be the next
President of the United States talking to GERALD PRIESTLAND
Producer OLIVER HUNKIN
Filmed in Washington DC
Editor ROWAN AYERS