6.5 Maths Methods: Population Modelling. 6.30 The Origin of the Earth. 6.55 The Hydraulic Ram. 7.20 Quantum Theory and Atomic Structure. 7.45 Species and Evolution.
First of four programmes shot in Kansas City in August 1976, showing ABC's television coverage of the Republican Convention.
A BBC/Open University production <Rp<)
helps you plan your weekend by previewing daytime programmes of special interest from the Open University. This week's selection includes Images of Cities and A Profile of Charles Ives.
A BBC/Open University production
starring George Sanders, Sally Gray
Picking up a wounded man on a country road, the Saint is led into a web of international intrigue, high finance and low chicanery.
Screenplay by LYNN ROOT and FRANK FENTON , from the LESLIE CHARTERIS story The Million Pound Day
Produced by WILLIAM SISTROM
Directed by john PADDY CARSTAIRS
. Films: page 15
Bv John Paddy
The lonely lochs and shores of Uist, where nature's rhythms are mirrored in the lives of the Hebridean Crofters.
Narrator DOUGLAS LEACH
Photography ALAN MCGREGOR Film editor BERNARD ROUGHTON Presented by KEITH HOPKINS BBC Bristol
with subtitles, followed by Weather
with Peter Powell in Manchester
Music from Spandau Ballet and Spyder and the debut appearance for Sheffield band Ton Tons Macaute. Dick Witts takes his own personal look at art, arts and artistes, and Honor Wilson reports on the news, stories and issues of the week.
Director JULIET MAY
Producer PETER HAMILTON
Ludovic Kennedy discusses the Open Door programme Why Their News is Bad News (BBC2), The Hard Word (Thames) and the profile of Richard Burton (BBC1) with Anne Robinson , Alan O'Toole and Sir Huw Wheldon. Plus a profile of Sianel Pedwar Cymru-the Welsh Channel 4 - which achieved its target audience after only two months.
CHRIS FARAN. STEPHEN GARRETT Film director KEVIN LOADER
Studio director CLARE PATERSON Producer JOHN ARCHER
Barnsdale Geoff Hamilton explains his plans for a garden on which he promises not to spend more than £2 a week; Mary Spiller sows vegetables that can be started on the windowsill, in the greenhouse or under cloches; and Roy Lancaster suggests some winter flowering shrubs.
Production assistant jr< LAUGHTON Producer
JOHN KENYON. LJC Pebble Mill
For deaf viewers there is additional information on No Need to Shout. Ceefax page 169
The second of seven programmes by Carla Lane
Starring Geoffrey Palmer and Caroline Blakiston with Hetty Baynes, Gay Wilde
by WILLIAM TREVOR , starring
It is the autumn of 1981 and in Southern Ireland Canon Moran's wife has just died. Three of h daughters come to the funeral, but his youngest and favourite daughter, Deidre stays away ...
Producer ALAN SHALLCROSS
Directed by RODNEY BENNETT
Moran And Mary
JOHN TUSA , PETER SNOW and DONALD MACCORMICK
With JOAN BAKEWELL and LINDA ALEXANDER present the reports and interviews that matter with the analysis that counts.
starring Jerzy Stuhr
Danielak, a young man in the entertainment business is ruthless and ambitious. He wants to be Master of Ceremonies at the gala ball inaugurating both the opening of a new hotel and the town's 500th anniversary celebrations. Danielak will do literally anything to achieve his aim, and corruption and graft are recognised features of the Polish socialist system. To further his ambitions, Danielak tries to sell his girlfriend ...
Written and directed by FELIKS FALK A Polish film with English subtitles Films: page 15
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