The John Player League Somerset v Essex
Somerset have shown a revival this year that has been welcomed by their faithful West Country supporters. They look sure to collect place prize money in the League for the first time.
For Essex, this summer has not been too kind and their role now is to provide the opposition.
During the tea interval at 4.10* : Talking Cricket
The Art of Seam Bowling
JIM LAKER talks to Gloucester's captain TONY BROWN , who demonstrates the techniques involved.
PETER WALKER introduces the programme, which includes news of today's other matches.
Commentators at Weston-super-Mare JOHN ARLOTT and JIM LAKER
TV presentation BOB DUNCAN. PAUL LANG Series producer BILL TAYLOR
A digest of the news of the week and other world matters of interest, plus a visual commentary for those who cannot hear. with Michael De Morgan
Editor BILL NORTHWOOD
with The Young Generation starring Vince Hill
A series presenting the songs, the singers and the shows that have sold that magic million. This week's guests Sandie Shaw
The Rockin' Berries
With ALYN AINSWORTH
AND HIS ORCHESTRA
Choreographer NIGEL LYTHGOE Musical arrangements by ALYN AINSWORTH , JOHNNY COLEMAN ERNIE DUNSTAT. L and ALAN ROPER
Script ROY TUVEY and MAURICE SELLAS Designer KENNETH SHARP
Producers STEWART MORRIS and STANLEY DORFMAN
The Price of Paradise?
' Here in the West Indies we are inviting the tourist to shut out reality. So it isn' that he now goes to another country to meet people. He goes to a kind of air-conditioned Shangri-La fantasy world.' (SYLVIA WYNTER , Lecturer, University of the West Indies)
Series editors ANTHONY ISAACS and CHRISTOPHER PARSONS
A BBC/Bayerischer Rundfunk co-production
... who sing divinely The King's Singers
NIGEL PERRIN (counter-tenor)
ALASTAIR HUME (counter-tenor) ALASTAIR THOMPSON (tenor) ANTHONY HOLT (baritone)
SIMON CARRINGTON (baritone)
BRIAN KAY (bass) in a programme by Vittoria, Carver, Gershwin, Labi Siffre , anon and others; and guest Richard Rodney Bennett with GORDON LANGFORD (piano), DARYL RUNSWICK (bass), BRYAN DALY (guitar), TRISTAN FRY (drums). Introduced by MICHAEL DEAN
Producer IAN ENGELMANN
Miners in the Pink
VAL HOWELLS spends a day with the Banwen Hunt , whose members are miners and who pass the morning under the ground and the afternoon with their heads in the clouds.
Executive producer BRIDGET WINTER Producer SELWYN RODERICK
Jane Downs , Michael Aldridge Dilys Laye , Michael Bates
Ursula Howells , John Barron Amanda Barrie , Erik Chitty in Paying the Piper by GEORGES FEYDEAU translated and adapted by CARYL BRAHMS and NED SHERRIN
Associate producer PATRICK CARGILL Producer DOUGLAS ARGENT