Story: The Ant and the Dove
Guest storyteller ANTHONY MILLAN Presenters
MIRANDA CONNELL , LIONEL MORTON
Introduced by JULIAN WILSON
1.35 Hurst Park Novices Steeplechase (2m)
2.5 Charles Davis Handicap Steeplechase (2m)
2.35 Kirk and Kirk Hurdle Race dim)
3.5 Kirk and Kirk Handicap Steeplechase (3m)
Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN
Television presentation by DENNIS MONGER
Five films which explore the traditions of black involvement in British society. Written by Mike Fentiman, told by Derek Griffiths
The continued historical presence of the Black man from the middle of the 16th century until the end of the 19th century provides a backdrop against which the origins of racial attitudes in Britain are explored.
with Robin Day brings you the day's News Summary and an interview with a prominent personality behind the headlines. Preceded by Weather
with Anthony Smith
Mato Grosso-That total silence where you hear all the noises ... Paddle a canoe along a Brazilian river deep inside the jungles they call the ' Green Hell' of South America. The nearest city is 500 miles away, the oceans twice that distance. Enjoy the wealth of naturalness in this wild place; then wonder at the ravages of axe and fire that come to clear the way of progress and prosperity, and ... the cow.
Second of eight personal journeys across five continents into the great wilderness areas of the world.
Producer PETER BALE (Bristol)
The Big Spenders
Schools shut, libraries and swimming pools closed, permanently, or rates going up as much as 80 per cent? Britain's town halls are the big spenders - f 7,500m a year - but do they spend wisely?
The Money Programme on the rates Presented by ALAN WATSON , RICHARD WAKELY and JOHN SWINFIELD
With ROBERT MCKENZIE
Assistant editor PAUL ELLIS Editor JOHN DEKKER
A comedy film series starring
The Army hospital unit becomes involved in a sort of fairy story.
A season of classic films that have influenced the development of. world cinema.
Le Crime de Monsieur Lange starring Jules Berry
Rene Lefevre ,
Florelle Amede Lange , a humble employee in a publishing house, writes Wild West stories in his spare time. When his employer, Batala, on the edge of bankruptcy, learns of Lange's literary talent, he tricks him into signing over the copyrights and proceeds to publish the novels.
Director JEAN RENOIR
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Introduced by William Hardcastle Each week the three National networks transmit about 450 television programmes. Some of those programmes and some of the issues of the week In Vision.
Producer PETER FOGES Editor WILL WYATT
with Peter Dorling ; Weather