Story: "Mr Hodge Wins the Cup" by David Wood
(Repeated on BBC1 at 4.10 pm)
Author (Mr Hodge Wins the Cup):
Unusual filming techniques reveal a very different world to the one we think we know.
(First shown on BBC1)
Natural History Sale - billed as ' the Sale of the Century': ': Collector's World watched the hammer fall on over 700 lots. MICHAEL REINHOLD gives a personal'view of the event.
Old Indoor Games: generations of people have derived much pleasure from indoor games-thanks to the prolific output and inventiveness of games makers. HUGH SCULLY talks to a leading expert and collector of old games. Arthur Negus answers questions Introduced by Hugh Scully
Directors ROBIN DRAKE and PAUL SMITH Producer JOHN KING (from Bristol)
Cliff Michelmore introduces the last of three programmes.
Dick Tracey sends an all-action report from Paris on a British bid to win the Seine six-hour power boat race, fastest event of its kind in the world.
On a winter's day Bob Fisher goes dinghy racing off the South Coast to find out what attracts so many men - and women - to this freezing weekend sport.
And at the London Corinthian Sailing Club, yachtsmen reply to the crew of a Cornish lifeboat who claim they have to put to sea too often to rescue reckless amateur sailors.
BBC2 Snooker Competition Tonight:
Two Pot Black Champions
John Spencer , twice World Snooker Champion v
Eddie Charlton , the Australian Champion and winner of the 1972 Pot Black Trophy
Two ' giants' of snooker meet once again. Charlton has travelled 12,000 miles to defend his title as Pot Black Champion, which illustrates the task facing John Spencer. Referee SYDNEY LEE
Introduced by ALAN WEEKS Commentator TED LOWS
Director JIM DUMIGHAN Producer REG PERRIN (from Birmingham)
The third in a short season of television drama from abroad. Beginning to End
A one-man performance by Jack MacGowran as the Tramp Adapted from the writings of SAMUEL BECKETT
Irish actor JACK MACGOWRAN , who died at the end of January, was a unique interpreter of Beckett's work. This virtuoso performance, recorded for Irish television, was first shown on BBC2 in 1967. Director CHLOE GIBSON for Telefis Eireann
Magnus Magnusson introduces some studio tests for extra-sensory perception with Linda Blandford and Gordon Snell and an audience of volunteers who will try to demonstrate telepathy and clairvoyance under hypnosis with Professor John Taylor and members of the Hypnotism Committee of the Society for Psychical Research.
Executive producer JOHN KINO Producer ANNE OWEN
Director COLIN GODMAN (from Bristol)
Bob Harris with the news, views and sounds of today's music.
In the studio Humble Pie plus album tracks, films and guests.
with David Tindall; Weather