6.40 Maths: Eccentricities. 7.5 Liszt and Nature. 7.30 Differentiating Fields.
A magazine programme for Asian women.
Producer ASHOK RAMPAL
BBC Pebble Mill
Live coverage of the third day of the Labour Party Conference in Blackpool. Reporting team
SIR ROBIN DAY , DAVID DIMBLEBY
Five Little Pigs by HELEN PIERS Presenters
Carol Chell , Don Spencer
Further coverage from Blackpool
12.55 Health Choices: Doctors ask their patients a lot of questions. But what about our queries?
1.20 A Dependent Future: Part 2. Mentally handicapped adults find their way in the world.
The Piazza della Signoria
The public display of sculpture on the Piazza della Signoria in the centre of Florence is looked at to illustrate the ways in which political events affected the commissions.
Producer NICK LEVINSON
A BBC/Open University production
It's Your First Kiss Charlie Brown
The Clever Village
A village is overrun with snakes. A clever peasant proposes that hedgehogs be brought in to eat the snakes. The hedgehogs get fat and become an even greater pest. A clever peasant proposes that foxes...
Directed by DONYO DONEV
(Prelude on Thursday at 7.25 pm)
lain Cuthbertson's Motor Sailer 'Sea Laughter '
As a cruising ground for yachts, the west coast of Scotland is hard to beat. There, in Sutherland's Law country, lain Cuthhertson has found work and pleasure among the hundreds of miles of sea lochs and islands.
Donny MacLeod joins lain's motor yacht at Oban for a cruise to Mull, and discovers why local sailors consider that a strong, seaworthy craft is essential.
Producer JEREMY PALLANT BBC Pebble Mill
Five programmes written and presented by John FitzMaurice Mills 3: Metals
What causes verdigris? How do you tell the difference between Britannia metal, spelter and pewter? The best way to clean an antique gun or preserve the patina of your old brass, and treating gold inlay and damascene, recommended by expert
JOHN FITZMAURICE MILLS.
Assistant producer AMANDA TIIEUNISSEN
Producer CHRISTOPHER LEWIS. BBC Bristol
Introduced by Ray Moore from the Aberdeen Music Centre
The fourth programme features the talented youngsters from: Grampian Schools' Percussion Ensemble
Troubadour Harp and Recorder Ensemble conductor DELYTH EVANS
Holmfirth High School Choir and Instrumental Group conductor ALAN SIMMONS
Wakefield Metropolitan Band conductor LES HEPPLESTON Kirklees Youth Orchestra conductor NICHOLAS SMITH
Director DEREK JEWELL
Producer LARRY WESTLAND
Television presentation by KEN GRIFFIN
(Organised by The Times in conjunction with Commercial Union Assurance)
with subtitles, followed by Weather
A series of ten programmes
Presented by Dr Edward de Bono 4:Lateral Thinking and CreativityDR DE BONO is best known for inventing lateral thinking, and in this programme he explains what it is and demonstrates three ways of practising it. One of these methods involves using a random word out of a dictionary.
Director CAROLINE PICK Producer PETER RIDING
The first of a new monthly series about history.
Presented by John Tusa
In this edition, the continuing controversy surrounding the war-time role of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor. Victims of a bad press, they remained tactfully silent, but now answer back through Maitre Blum their lawyer, who gives her first television interview.
Operation Hurricane, Britain's first atomic test, took place 30 years ago. Film of that secret explosion has been specially declassified by the Ministry of Defence for Timewatch.
And Chatham Dockyard, now under threat of Government closure, the story of its contribution to naval history from the Armada to HMS Victory, to the Falklands.
War or no war, everybody has his own problems which take their toll in personal misery. The people of the 4077th are no exception - and they can't sleep. It's too darned hot.
Written by JOHN RAPPAPORT
Directed by BURT METCALFE
B. J. Hunnicutt:
A serial in six parts.
2:He was a man with an obsession.So were you once. We don't want any more of it. You're his executor, George. Tidy him up, keep us out of it, and don't wander.' Lacon's instructions to Smiley are specific, but Vladimir had two proofs and was bringing them with him.
★ Subtitles on Ceefax page 270
The Kodak Masters Bowls Tournament from
Beach House Park, Worthing
The fourth programme of this series featuring the leading flat-green bowlers in the world.
Tonight's programme decides which four players proceed to the semi-finals, and features a match which produced much drama last year: DAVID BRYANT of England v DAVID MCGILL of Scotland. Commentators
DAVID VINE, DAVID RHYS JONES
Producer JOHNNIE WATHERSTON
and Labour Conference Report
JOHN TUSA , PETER SNOW and VINCENT HANNA with a full report from the Labour Party Conference in Blackpool; DONALD MACCORMICK and JOAN BAKEWELL in London to assess the news at home and abroad.