6.5 .Modern Art: Pissarro. 6.30 Spectroscapy in a Flash. 6.55 Biology: Mem-
7.20 Science: Rocks and Magnets. 7.45 Potsdam 2: The Confrontation.
There Was a Princess long Ago (trad)
Presenters Chloe Ashcroft, Ben Bazell
(Repeated at 4.5 pm)
JULIAN WILSON introduces the first of three days' coverage of the National Hunt meeting.
Last year's winner of the Champion Hurdle, For Auction, faces a strong challenge from Ekbalco and Royal Vulcan, unbeaten in five races this season.
2.0 The Waterford Crystal Supreme Novices' Hurdle Race (2m)
2.35 The Arkle Challenge Trophy Steeplechase (2m)
3.15 The Waterford Crystal Champion Hurdle Challenge Trophy (2m)
3.50 The Waterford Crystal Stayers Hurdle Race (3m If)
Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN and RICHARD PITMAN
Reporter JONATHAN POWELL.
with Hywel Bennett
The Phantom Tollbocxth by NORTON JUSTER
2 : A Short Shrift Sentence
Paddington Goes to the Movies by MICHAEL BOND
Inspired by Gene Kelly to 'sing and dance in the rain', Paddington persuades the Brown family to take him back to the cinema. Narrated by MICHAEL HORDERN
Animated and directed by BARRY LEITII Music by HERBERT CHAPPELL
Executive producer GRAhAM CLUTTERBUCK
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Series devised by ANTHONY READ The Ghost of Julian Midwinter by RICHARD CARPENTER
1: Inspector Lestrade has a theory that Telfer is a murderer. Wiggins is convinced of his innocence but first the young detective must find the evidence to prove it.
(For cast see part 2 BBC1, Friday at 5.5)
When There Was Someone Else Told by RICHARD BRIERS
A series in 15 chapters starring
Richard Bailey as Lance Reardon Linda Stirling as Claire Forrest Chapter 6: Ocean Two .
In which some stolen blueprints tragically prove Melton's innocence and Claire, bound hand and foot, speeds towards her doom ... (Chapter 7 tomorrow at 5.40)
Animated by HUGH HARMAN
by HELEN CRESSWELL , dramatised in six parts by JAMES ANDREW HALL
'The Bagthorpes are the happiest family in the land-so says a television company. Jack is secretly delighted that Zero is to become famous. Absolute Zero: 2
Music by ALAN ROPER
Execut'ive producer ANNA ROME
Director PAUL sToNle. (FirstshownonBBCI)
Uncle P arker:
Buried bones' cameraman:
Buried bones' representative:
' Blue bouquet' lady:
Zero, the dog:
While Elizabeth finds her developing romance hard to handle, Corabeth files for divorce.
Based on EARL HAMNER jr's autobiographical novel Spencer's Mountain Written by E. F. WALLENGREN Directed by JAMES SHELDON
with subtitles, followed by Weather
starring Stephen Boyd Raquel Welch
A tour de force of spectacular sets and special effects mark this unique tale of inner space. When a defecting scientist is shot in the head before he can reveal vital secrets, an extraordinary plan is devised: a special medical team in a submarine is miniaturised and injected into his bloodstream in order to operate from within. But can they reach his brain in time?
Screenplay by HARRY KLEINER Produced by SAUL DAVID
Directed by RICHARD FLEISCHER Films: page 13
Col Donald Reid:
Capt Bill Owens:
Secret service man:
Tonight, a private showing of Kenny Everett's and Mike Harding's home movies. They join Russell's other guests live from London's Greenwood Theatre, to show the results of a Sunday afternoon spent with a roll of 8mm film and a home movie camera.
Studio director RON ISTED
Production CHRIS RILEY, GRAHAM LINDSAY Producer TOM GUTTERIDGE
(The next Russell Harty programme is on Thursday at 9.0 pm)
The first of six films which go behind the scenes of places which are part of the British way of life.
Battersea Dogs' Home
A little old lady living alone is seeking a small white dog to keep her company. A young married man gives up his old English sheepdog because he takes up too much room. Today, as always, the home is full - 450 dogs either lost or kicked out by their owners, waiting to be taken away from it all. , .
'People ask how I can work in such a place,' says one kennel maid. ' But if I don't work here, who's going to care for them? Who's going to look after them until, hopefully, we find them a new home?'
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The first of six programmes by Patrick Fyffe and George Logan.
A glimpse behind the scenes of village life in Stackton Tressel, starring Dr Evadne Hinge and Dame Hilda Bracket
A financial crisis at Utopia Ltd prompts some novel ideas for economies - and money-making escapades.
Dame Hilda Bracket:
Dr Evadne Hinge:
The Chancellor of the Exchequer The Rt Hon
Sir Geoffrey Howe , mp for the Government
The Newsnight team analyses and assesses the implications of today's Budget.
As well as the interpretations, the views and opinions of politicians at Westminster who will be debating Sir Geoffrey Howe 's proposals in the coming weeks.
Introduced by JULIAN WILSON
, Highlights of today's races including
The Waterford Crjs'al
Champion Hurdle, worth over f 37,000 to the winner.
Producers RICHARD TILLING , BILL TAYLOR
Editor MIKE MURPHY
12.9 Reading Development
The development of reading competence continues even when the basic skills have been acquired. What sort of activities are useful for 7-9-year-olds? This programme joins children from Saffron Green First School Boreham Wood. Herts.
12.25 Introduction to Calculus
A trigonometric expansion - an elegant nrcthod using transformation techniques simplifies some difficult trigonometry.