6.40 Social Psychology Laboratory
7.5 Management in Education
7.30 Language and Learning
Story: The Junk Shop by JEAN WATSON Presenters:
CAROL CHELL , DAVID HARGREAVES
The National Hunt Festival
BBC outside broadcast cameras bring you four races from the first day of the 1976 Festival, together with slow-motion analysis and interviews with the leading trainers and jockeys.
2.30 ' Sun Alliance' Novices' Hurdle (21m)
3.5 National Hunt Two-mile Champion Chase (2m)
Evergreen 12-year-old Royal Relief seeks his third success in seven successive appearances in this race-the most important two-mile Chase of the Season.
3.40 Joe Coral Golden Hurdle Final (Handicap) (3m)
4.15 The Sun Alliance Steeple-chase (3m 100 yds)
Northern champion Forest King seeks his tenth win in 12 races this season.
Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN and RICHARD PITMAN Introduced by JULIAN WILSON
Outside broadcast presentation by BARRIE EDGAR and RICHARD TILLING Editor ALAN HART
5.0 Open Forum: Course Construction
5.25 BBC Selection Board (2)
5.50 The Cotton Industry
6.40 Atoms, Elements and Isotopes (1)
A 24-part French course for beginners on tv and radio. Programme 21
Presented by GILLES DATTAS with CHRISTIAN BRUMELL as Michel CLAUDE D'YD , ANDRE MARANNE ALAIN MERGNAT , ANNICK ROUX
Scripts MIREILLE FLEMING , ANTOINE TUDAL Director TERRY DOYLE
Producer TONY ROBERTS
and Sun 3.0 pm (R4 VHF)
Books 1 and 2 (same title), £1.30; records 1 and 2, £1.73, or cassettes 1 and 2, £2.81 from bookshops
with Ludovic Kennedy , Robin Day Richard Kershaw , Angela Rippon brings you the News and an interview with a man or woman behind the headlines.
Introduced by Robert Robinson
John Updike began writing as a staff man in The New Yorker. Since then he has written a string of successful novels - such as Rabbit Run, Couples, and A Month of Sundays. Picked-Up Pieces is a new collection of his non-fiction and in an interview filmed in his apartment in Boston he talks about The New Yorker magazine, Couples and some of the things which have preoccupied him - sex, clergymen and success.
Also Richard Condon, author of The Manchurian Candidate and food columnist, and Margaret Powell, who wrote Below Stairs, review a selection of recent books on cookery.
Producer PHILIP SPEIGHT
Executive producer WILL WYATT
A special challenge match featuring two of the world's greatest golfers
Peter Oosterhuis v
HENRY LONGHURST introduces the final match of the series which is played over nine selected holes of the King's Course at the Glen-eagles Hotel, Scotland.
With the British celebrities having beaten the Americans by seven matches to two, TOM WEISKOPF challenges PETER OOSTERHUIS in a head-to-head battle that provides a superb golfing occasion and an exciting climax to the series. Commentator
Television presentation by RICHARD TILLING FRED VINER and HUW JONES Producer A. P. WILKINSON
The BBC Book of Golf, 11.30, from book. shops
In Search of a Champion Heat 4: Wales
From Buttermere Phil Drabble and Eric Halsall introduce the last heat of the television sheep-dog trials.
Three farmers representing Wales guide unusually awkward sheep round the course for a place in the semi-finals:
MEIRION JONES, with successes in the Welsh National and International Championships, with Jaff : ' strong, forceful and sincere.'
GWYN JONES, a former Supreme Champion from Snowdonia, with Bill: ' placid, wise and powerful.'
GLYN JONES, a Welsh National competitor and former Supreme Champion, with Gel: ' a one-man dog full of his own importance.'
Producer PHILIP s. GILBERT
Investigates, Discovers, Questions with Jeremy James , Jeanne la Chard Jack Pizzey , Nick Ross Harold Williamson
Each week a documentary programme that analyses an issue, a problem, or a row that concerns us all. This is your chance to examine the facts behind the headlines, the stories beyond the news, to hear the questions you want asked, put to the men and women who have the answers.
Producers TOM CONWAY , IVOR DUNKERTON DAVID FILKIN , HARRY WEISBLOOM Editor MICHAEL LATHAM
Return to Forever featuring
Chick Corea, who says:
STANLEY CLARKE, LENNY WHITE AL DIMEOLA
In a concert from the Television Theatre in London
Introduced by Bob Harris
Director TOM CORCORAN
Producer MICHAEL APPLETON
Angela Rippon ; Weather
GARY WATSON reads
The Craft of Fiction by J. D. HALL