Story: The Jumblies
Written by EDWARD LEAR Presenters
JULIE STEVENS , LIONEL MORTON
with sub-titles for the hard-of-hearing, followed by Weather on 2
Brush up your reading and writing With BRIAN REDHEAD and ALFIE BASS
Script BARRY TOOK
Presented by Michael Charlton and Charles Wheeler including every Thursday UK Report
With Richard Kershaw , David Sells Newsreader Kenneth Kendall
Introduced by Robert Robinson
Alan Bennett , himself a Blooms-bury groupie, picks out the best snaps from Lady Ottoline Morrell 's Photograph Album - Lytton Strachey , Bertrand Russell , Leonard and Virginia Woolf-they're all in it.
Paul Johnson , who wrote a biography of Elizabeth I, reviews Majesty, ROBERT LACEY 'S new book about Queen Elizabeth II, and discusses it with the author.
Studio director SUE MALLINSON Producer PHILIP SPEIGHT
Executive producer WILL WYATT
with Derek Nimmo and his guests Derek looks at Gossip and Gossip Columnists through the ages.
Designer IAN ASHURST
Producer GARETH GWENLAN
A series of 12 programmes Written and presented by Magnus Magnusson
3: Bondage in Egypt
The Israelites' deliverance from bondage in Egypt (Exodus Ch 13, 14) was a corner-stone of their religious tradition. The Feast of the Passover celebrates their escape under the leadership of Moses, himself directly inspired by God.
Yet the Egyptians, in all the mass of written records they left behind, made no mention of an Israelite presence in their land - not even of Joseph, who, the Bible tells us, became Pharaoh's Grand Vizier.
Tonight MAGNUS MAGNUSSON looks at the ways in which the Bible story can be interpreted in the light of our knowledge of ancient Egypt. Bible reader Eric Porter
PHILIP BONHAM-CARTER , JOHN HOOPER Film editor DICK ALLEN
Executive producer DAVID COLLISON Producer PAUL JORDAN
When the Prime Minister invited the nation to debate its system of education, he echoed what many parents and employers have been saying about modern teaching. But whose fault is it, if today's school leavers can't find jobs? Are they taught the wrong things in the wrong way?
Robin Day is the chairman of this televised debate tonight. Speakers include
Rt Hon Mrs Shirley Williams , mp, Secretary for Education her Conservative opposite number, Norman St John-Stevas , mp,
Lady Plowdcn with parents, teachers and employers.
Director BOB MARSLAND Producers JOHN DEKKER and ANTONY ROUSE
PAUL CROSSLEY plays Debussy Reverie