6.40 Origins of World War I
7.05 Landscape, Maps and the Historian
7.30 The Image of Empire
A magazine for Asian viewers Produced and presented by MAHENDRA KAUL
Director ASHOK RAMPAL (BBC Birmingham)
Story: The Hare and the Tortoise adapted by JULIA DONALDSON Presenters:
KAREN PLATT , LIONEL MORTON
5.0 School and Society
5.25 Elementary Maths - Inverse Functions
5.50 Mechanics - Relative Motion
6.15 The University Library
6.40 History's Raw Material
A series of five programmes on skills for trade unionists 4: Branch Meeting
FRANK CASEY , a new shop steward, speaks to a motion. But will he survive the battle of the amendments?
Written by BOB HOULTON Director CHARLES PASCOE Producer TONY MATTHEWS
with Ludovic Kennedy , Robin Day Richard Kershaw , Peter Woods
Every weekday evening brings you the News and a longer look at the important questions of our time with the men and women involved.
with Percy Thrower at Clacks Farm
In the south and parts of the Midlands sowing in the vegetable garden begins in earnest. Final preparation of the seed beds and first sowings of onions, parsnips and broad beans are some of the tasks which PERCY THROWER and ARTHUR BILLITT tackle, in this first programme for .1976 from Clacks Farm.
Producer BARRIE EDGAR BBC Birmingham
(Percy Thrower 's Guide to Gardeners' World, 50p, from bookshops)
A special edition directly from Paris with extracts from the current season. Among them
Jeanne Moreau in Wedekind's "Lulu" and the amazing Madeleine Renaud in Marguerite Duras's "Days in the Trees".
Plus an interview with the actress Delphine Seyrig.
on behalf of the Conservative Party
(Also on BBCl)
Special guest star
Dame Edna Everage with MADELEINE ORR , BETTY TURNER
JOYCE WINDSOR and JOAN BAKEWELL and THE NIGEL LYTHGOE DANCERS
' As sweet as a Strawberry Pav lova, as strong as a Holt's Hoist; her voice would charm the kookaburras from the trees.' With this chorus of praise ringing in her ears and recently honoured for her services to Australian culture, Edna Everage returns to what she graciously calls ' this sceptered isle' to make a little pilgrimage to Shakespeare's birthplace and to reveal the secrets of life with her Norm. in a unique TV interview.
Written by BARRY HUMPHFTIES With IAN DAVIDSON
Musical director KEN JONES
Special staging NIGEL LYTHGOE Film sequences directed by ROGER RACE
Film editor BILL WRIGHT
Film cameraman NIGEL WALLIS Designer ALLAN ANSON Producer TERRY HUGHES
Derek Nimmo concludes his present series with more people who play and live life to the full.
Research EVE LUCAS
NEIL SHAND and OLGA KERSNER Designer ROBERT BERK
Producer GARETH GWENLAN
Devised by ATHOL FUGARD
JOHN KANI and WINSTON NTSHONA with (Winners of Broadway's Tony Award for the Best Acting Performances-of 1974) Two black South Africans discover what it means to lose a passbook, in a country where your passbook is your identity, in this vivid and original play about an everyday tragedy in the land of apartheid.
Script editor ANN SCOTT
Designer MICHAEL EDWARDS Producer GRAEME MCDONALD
Director JOHN DAVIES
Fast, funny and fierce (THE GUARDIAN)
Styles and Buntu:
Presented by Peter Woods Weather
PETER JEFFREY reads Bedtime Story by GEORGE MACBETH