The Happiest Days of Your Life
9.15 Child Care and Parenthood 1: Where I'm At
Getting in touch with your own early childhood is a good way of approaching the study of young children. And if you have forgotten, your mother or grandmother may jog your memory.
Producer JOHN CHAPPLE
9.38 Politics and You You and the Law
Police powers to stop and search and the rights of animals used in experiments - through these two issues the first of a new political education series examines how laws are made and what you can do if you think a law should be changed. Commentary
Producer ANDY WALKER
10.0 You and Me
A series for 4-and 5-year-olds Cosmo and Dibs seek a good name for a new toy. Lena introduces her family who are travellers and live with her in a 'trailer'. Song: 'Knicky, knicky, knacky,noo'
Film director SUE ARON
Studio director NICCI CROWTHER
10.15 Music Time
1: Anansi and the Sky God
A performance of the musical, set in Africa, in which Anansi is sacked as the village drummer but uses a cunning trick to win back his job.
Presenters JONATHAN COHEN and HELEN SPEIRS with children from ss PETER AND
PAUL PRIMARY SCHOOL Director GEOFF WILSON
Producer ELIZABETH BENNETT
Twentietk-Century History Cold War-Confrontation
The Berlin blockade of 1948-9 and the Korean War of 1950-3: the issues which nearly brought the Soviet Union and the USA into full-scale war.
Series producer PAUL MITCHELL
11.0 Zig Zag
Gardens and Growth: Seeds
How does your garden grow? From the story of Adam and Eve to the scientific mysteries of plant life, PAUL coia and SHEELAGH GILBEY start exploring the world of plants. Producer CHRIS ELUS
* CEEFAX SUBTITLES
11.23 Alles klar
Basic skills in German
Talking about yourself; feeling ill; saying you're sorry
Producer SUSAN PATON
A-Level Studies: History The Pilgrimage of Grace of 1536 posed the biggest threat faced by the Tudor throne. It has usually been represented as a spontaneous and popular uprising against Henry VIII 's religious reforms and the Dissolution of the Monasteries; but several modern historians have challenged this view.
Authorities on the Tudor period put forward varying interpretations about the people and causes behind the uprising.
BURROWS JOHN FINES. G. R. ELTON. C. HAIGH and c. s. L. DAVIES Writer JOHN FINES
Producer JILL SHEPPARD
12.10 Under the Weather
An introduction to the world weather systems
1: Behind the Forecast
12.35 Pages from Ceefax
2.0 Words and Pictures Funnybones.
A big skeleton, a little skeleton and a dog skeleton decide to go for a walk one dark night and find somebody to frighten. Presenter VICKY IRELAND
Producer MOYRA GAMBLETON
2.18 Office Studies
A series for students following courses in secretarial and office studies.
1: Office Work
2.40 Computer Club
The Computer and the Gymnast How can a computer help up-and-coming young gymnasts?
Jeanette MacDonald Nelson Eddy
Marcia Mornay promises to marry the celebrated impresario who has made her famous, only to fall hopelessly in love with someone else. The singing sweethearts of the screen are ideally matched to the lilting music of Sigmund Romberg. 'Miss Morrison'/Marcia
Screenplay by NOEL langley from the play RIDA JOHNSON YOUNG Music by SIGMUND ROMBERG Produced and directed by ROBERT Z. LEONARD
9 FILMS: page 14
The first of six programmes Writer and cyclist
Tom Vernon tackles a gastronomic journey around his Muswell Hill kitchen
First stop on his tour of the great plates of the world is Sweden, where a pike is stuffed on the archipelago and a vicar called Jansson offers a salty temptation. Film editor PETER MARSH Director SUE LOCHEAD
Executive producer CYRIL GATES BBC Manchester
* CEEFAX SUBTITLES
A Prize Discovery
Cesar Milstein , a Cambridge scientist, shared the Nobel
Prize last year for one of the most far-reaching discoveries in biology. It will make vaccines cheaper and safer, give a new impetus to cancer research and help our understanding of new diseases like AIDS.
Milstein and his colleagues found how to grow human antibodies outside the body and in unlimited quantities. At first, the findings were largely ignored. Today the discovery is the basis of a new industry worth hundreds of millions of pounds.
Narrator Paul Vaughan Film editor DICK ALLEN
Horizon editor GRAHAM MASSEY
Producer CHRISTOPHER LA FONTAINE
Disaster looms: in the last few days of a desperate government, riots spread as the economy collapses and the threat of nuclear conflict grows. Despite this, the BBC continues to screen The Young Ones.
Starring Ade Edmondson, Rik Mayall, Nigel Planer, Christopher Ryan
featuring Alexei Sayle as the Balowski Family.
With Mark Arden, Jim Barclay, Arnold Brown, Ben Elton, Stephen Frost, Gareth Hale, Justine Lord, Norman Pace,David Rappaport, Cindy Shelley, Peter Wear.
Watch Me Move....
'America gave to the world two original art forms: one was jazz, the other was full character animation'
In 1908, the comic strip artist WINSOR MCCAY brought to life, on film, his celebrated 'little Nemo' characters. The first words that appeared on the screen were 'Watch me move!' Tonight Arena salutes the pioneers of animation, in a festival of early cinema cartoons: funny, inventive and often astonishingly beautiful.
Including unique footage of Gertie the Dinosaur acting with her creator, McCay; the rise and fall of the first cartoon superstar, Felix the cat; the sexy antics of Betty Boob - later toned down by the censor; the earliest Silly Symphonies, Loonie Tunes and Merrie Melodies; and an exploration of the surreal and violent world of the brilliant TEX AVERY.
Contributing their memories, the creators and animators who gave us these still compelling images, including John Fitzsimmons
Otto Mesmer , Grim Natwick Friz Freleng , Walter Lantz and Chuck Jones
Film editor ALASTAIR MITCHELL
Executive producer LESLIE MEGAHEY Director JOHN NEEDHAM
John Tusa , Peter Snow and Donald MacCormick with Jenni Murray and Ian Smith present the reports and interviews that matter with the analysis that counts. Producers HOWARD ANDERSON DAVE STANFORD. JANE DRABBLE Directors
JOHN WILKINSON. CHRIS FOX Assignment editors
NICK GUTHRIE , TOM ROBERTS
Deputy editor JOHN MAHONEY Editor DAVID DICKINSON