6.40 War and Society: Algeria
5.25 Modern Music
5.50 Problems of Philosophy
6.15 The Slave Trade
6.40 The Nude in Victorian Art
A series of five programmes
1: They're changing Bruddersford A hundred years ago Bradford was a fast-expanding, prosperous town, centre of the wool trade and home of ' muck and brass.' In 1974 the face of the city and the surrounding district is changing almost daily as the planners carry out their programmes. Narrator DEREK COOPER
Producer GORDON CROTON
Robin Day, following the News Summary, interviews the men and women with particular experience and knowledge of the issues at stake in this election. preceded by Weather
David Attenborough in conversation with Raymond Leppard , who has done so much to revive performances of early Italian opera.
Director ROY TIPPING
Producer WALTER TODDS t,
The world is made up of earth, air, fire and water - but there is another element - the Florentines. These brilliantly talented people created between 1450 and 1550 an extraordinary century of artistic achievement - but during those very years a long struggle took place between the proud Republican city and the family which was eventually to dominate it - the Medici.
John R. Hale recounts for Chronicle this remarkable story, using the rich background of the Renaissance and the actual locations where the events took place-including the Palace of the Signoria, Cosimo de Medici's hunting lodge and Lorenzo the Magnificent's villa.
Executive producer PAUL JOHNSTONE Producer KENNETH SHEPHEARD
with Midweek Music starring Jimmy Helms
He's never played the Palladium or Las Vegas, but musicians give star rating to the powerful voice of JIMMY HELMS who begins a new series in front of a live audience at Cesar's Palace, Luton. Joining him are guitarist TONY MCPHEE and THE RALPH TOBERT DANCERS
Musical director KENNY WOODMAN Lighting SAM BRANTER
Sound CHRIS HOLCOMBE , PETER FRESHNET Producer MICHAEL BEGG
Politics - confrontation enquiry - revelation reminiscence - sport - humour.
Who will be the man or woman who comes face to face with David Frost ?
Director MIKE CATHERWOOD
Assistant producer BARBARA MAXWELL Producer IAIN JOHN STONE
4: Certain Death by BRUCE NORMAN with On 6 July 1885 young Joseph Meister was brought to Pasteur's laboratory. He had been savaged by a rabid dog and bitten 14 times. Death from rabies seemed certain, unless Pasteur would treat him with an untried and possibly lethal vaccine.
Music composed by DUDLEY SIMPSON Film editor CLARE DOUGLAS Producer PETER GOODCHILD Director SIMON LANGTON
Book, same title, £2.50 from bookshops
To many children in Wales the annual competitions in singing, playing and recitation at the eisteddfodau are more than an assertion of Welshness. They are an important outlet for their most treasured ambitions.
Film editor DAVID GLADWELL Director DAVID HEYCOCK t.
Presented by David Holmes Weather