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: Daytime on Two

9.20 Tout compris
A la maison; dans ma chambre; au restaurant; en seine
9.38 La marée et ses secrets
A five-part adventure serial in French by CHRISTOPHER RUSSELL and JANE COTTAVE.
4: Les choux-fleurs de Saint Brieuc
Producer SUE WEEKS
9.55 Thinkabout
Bigger and Bigger
Keeping the plants alive in Frank's workshop.
10.12 Science Workshop Paper 'B'
10.34 Scene. After the Gold Rush
11.5 The History Trail
2: Roundheads and Cavaliers The Civil War and its consequences.
Producer DAVID SCOTT COWAN
11.30 Outlook
Farming through the Ages Turning the Soil.
Farming methods began to improve after the Enclosure Acts of the 18th and 19th centuries.
Producer ALWYN HUMPHREYS BBC Wales
11.55
Swim ANDREW HARVEY introduces a series for swimmers and non-swimmers of all ages. 4: Front Crawl
12.20 pm Illusions of Reality An examination of newsreels of the 1930s.
4: Britain Must be Strong
12.45 Letting Go
Six films for parents and teenagers. Young Love
1.10 Mind How You Go
Presented by JIMMY SAVUE OBE 4: On Your Bike
1.20 Encounter: Germany 4: At Work
A Hamelin bakery. Living and working on a farm. A
Braunschweig locomotive works. A doctor, a chemist and the health system.
1.38 Around Scotland The Great Glen
2: The Heart of the Highlands JOHN CARMICHAEL Visits
Inverness, Fort William and the battlefield of Culloden. Director PETER LEGGE
Producer ROBERT CLARK
2.0 You and Me
Dibs is frightened of being left on his own, so is Cosmo, but CHARU BALACHOKSHI resolves the problem. They explore more about water at the water stall and in the park.
Book: Norton's Night-time by JANE BRESKIN ZALBEN
Producer RICHARD CALLANAN
2.15 Music Time 4: Traffic
2.40 Walrus. Hello, Hello, Hello If everyone spoke like Daleks, our language would be a lot easier to learn, but it would not be half as much use.
Narrator RON ALLDRlDGE with DAVID SAVILE , IAN BAMFORTH
VERONICA HYKS , MICHAEL DEEKS Sketches by CATHY PELUCER
Producer MORTON SURGUY

Contributors

Unknown: Christopher Russell
Unknown: Jane Cottave.
Producer: David Scott Cowan
Introduces: Swim Andrew Harvey
Presented By: Jimmy Savue
Unknown: Fort William
Director: Peter Legge
Producer: Robert Clark
Unknown: Jane Breskin Zalben
Producer: Richard Callanan
Narrator: Ron Alldrldge
Unknown: David Savile
Unknown: Ian Bamforth
Unknown: Veronica Hyks
Unknown: Michael Deeks
Unknown: Cathy Pelucer
Producer: Morton Surguy

: Dallas

The Morning After
As the dust clears after the Oil Barons' Ball, the protagonists retire to lick their wounds.
Katherine renews her alliance with J.R. Peter Richards is too' preoccupied with his problems to worry about John Ross - can Sue Ellen offer him counsel? Written by DAVID PAULSEN
Directed by MICHAEL PREECE
(For cast see Monday. Continued tomorrow at 4.25 pm. Repeat)

Contributors

Unknown: J.R. Peter Richards
Unknown: John Ross
Unknown: Sue Ellen
Written By: David Paulsen
Directed By: Michael Preece

: Conservative Party Conference 1984

Further coverage

: News Summary

with subtitles, followed by Weather

: Inside Women's Magazines

3: The New Woman
Identifying the 'new woman' of the 50s would mean big profits for the magazine publishers, but the search for her was more difficult than anyone anticipated...
Commentary Maureen Lipman

: Kick!

opens a season of films for the family, starring Jim Baker
Malachy McCourt
Comedy, adventure, sentimental drama and a sporting background are the ingredients of this lively film. Manny -a football coach - loses his job at a posh school for boys. Since he is in debt to the 'mob' he takes the first job he can find - as a teacher in a Church school for delinquent boys. And that is where his troubles begin.... Produced bySEAN s CUNNINGHAM and STEPHEN MINER Directed by SEAN S CUNNINGHAM (First showing on British television)
•FILMS: page 3

Contributors

Unknown: Jim Baker
Unknown: Malachy McCourt
Produced By: Sean S Cunningham
Produced By: Stephen Miner
Directed By: Sean S Cunningham
Manny: Jim Baker
Fr Arch McCoy: Malachy McCourt
Dr Berryman: Chet Doherty
Mr Caputo_: Sel Skolnick
Amazing Grace: Terry Vance
Raoul: Xavler Rodrigo
Roger: Ari Lehman
Pepe: Mellssa Valentin
Billy: Michael Brown
Petey: Rouviere Santana
Henry: Michael Moses
Bobby: David Schmalholz
Robert McAdoo: Phyl Murphy
Vice-principal: Victor Miller
Dave the bookie: Manny Ueberman
Screenplay by: Victor Miller

: Open Space

A Little Piece of Britain in the Med?
For 13 years, from 1969 to 1982, Gibraltar's only land border with Europe was closed off by Spain.
Francis Gomila, a community artist from Peterborough who grew up in Gibraltar during the siege, revisits the Rock to discover what effect isolation had on the 28,000 inhabitants and how they see their future. How will the Gibraltarians be affected by Spain joining the common market? Does Britain want Gibraltar any more? The people of the last colony in Europe are determined that their voice should be heard. Photography MICHAEL SHEPHARD Film editor HOWARD SHARP Producer GAVIN DUTTON

Contributors

Producer: Gavin Dutton

: Commercial Breaks

A series that follows the fortunes of entrepeneurs around the world as their stories unfold.
The Final Arrangement Three Californian entrepreneurs have a bold but bizarre new business idea ... they persuade investors to put hundreds of thousands of dollars into the company.... and set about making it work. But there are special problems. As one of the founders says ...
'This is not the kind of business that people clamour to get into ... it seems a little evil'.
The business is cremation, which is virtually unknown in California. It's an uphill struggle to keep the company going - and the investors are becoming impatient. Narrator Hugh Sykes
Producer for WGBH BOSTON JOHN NATHAN
Executive producer JONATHAN CRANE

Contributors

Narrator: Hugh Sykes

: Do They Mean Us?

Our sense of humour baffles them, our politics bother them, our preoccupation with tradition bemuses them.
Apparently, we don't wash, and we are morose and miserable even on holiday. On the other hand, we are polite and kind to animals, and we would be great in a crisis -if we knew one when we saw one.
Each week Derek Jameson looks at the way foreign television reports this country. Tonight he discovers what makes British food feared throughout the world, and why many Europeans regard us with a curious mixture of distrust and admiration Research MARK ROGERS
Producer LAURENCE REES

Contributors

Unknown: Derek Jameson
Producer: Laurence Rees

: The Best of Harding

A compilation of some of Mike Harding s funniest routines from recent years. BBC Manchester

Contributors

Unknown: Mike Harding

: Life of an Orchestra

Survival
The last of the four documentaries on the London Symphony Orchestra is different from the other three, being a report on its recent political and financial fortunes. With commentary by composer Michael Berkeley , who has first-hand experience of working with orchestras, it shows the inner works of this controversial orchestra. It deals with the move to the new Barbican Concert Hall, the fight for audiences and the desperate search for sponsors. There is outspoken comment from the orchestra, including leader Mike Davis and clarinettist Jack Brymer on their plight and some of the music they are obliged to play. Andre Previn , the London Symphony Orchestra's principal director for 11 years, talks about his old orchestra and the position of the British orchestral musician.
Claudio Abbado , their present music director rehearses
Mahler, Mike Batt rehearses Caravans, James Galway makes a brief appearance. The orchestra plays on, their repertoire unpredictable, their future uncertain, but their spirits seemingly intact.
Film cameraman JOHN GOODYER Film editor PETER HARRIS Produced and directed by JENNY BARRACLOUGH

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Berkeley
Leader: Mike Davis
Clarinettist: Jack Brymer
Unknown: Andre Previn
Unknown: Claudio Abbado
Unknown: Mike Batt
Unknown: James Galway
Unknown: John Goodyer
Editor: Peter Harris
Directed By: Jenny Barraclough

: Jack High

The Gateway Masters Bowls Tournament
All four semi-finalists will be known tonight.
Commonwealth Games medallist, willie WOOD , is not known for his fortune on the Worthing green - will 1984 be his lucky year? Commentators
DAVID VINE and DAVID RHYS JONES Producer JOHNNIE WATHERSTON

Contributors

Unknown: Willie Wood
Producer: Johnnie Watherston

: Newsnight

including Conservative Party Conference Report
John Tusa and Vincent Hanna present a full account of the day's events at the Conservative conference at Brighton, with Peter Snow and Jenni Murray in London to assess the news at home and abroad.

Contributors

Unknown: John Tusa
Unknown: Vincent Hanna
Unknown: Jenni Murray

: Open University

Database - Freightliner Case Study Information stored in computer files can be more flexibly available if a database is used. Container transport is one such application.








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