Basic Education for Adults
Researching the market and developing a sales strategy can be difficult and thankless tasks.
A BBC/Open University production
Micros in the Classroom A survey of what's being done with computers in schools - from 5-year-olds to sixth-formers.
A BBC/Open University production
with subtitles, followed by Weather
Britain's best-selling writer
Catherine Cookson is the first of eight people who have been asked to choose their heroes. In conversation with Eric Robson , she reveals why she admires an 18th-century nobleman, a film star of the 40s, a methodist minister, an American nun, and the man who has been her 'life spring' for 43 years, husband Tom. Director JOHN METHERELL
with Franciska Gaal
This engaging comedy finds Bing far from home, first in Paris, then in a small Balkan village. Life is problematic when he has to choose between an American steel heiress and a beautiful peasant girl named Manya. Songs include 'Funny old hills' and 'You're a sweet little headache'.
Count de Remi .GREGORY GAVE Screenplay by FRANK BUTLER and DON HARTMAN based on a story by ANGELA SHERWOOD
Produced by HARLAN THOMPSON Directed by FRANK TUTTLE
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Countess de Remi:
Tennis - Wimbledon 1977 For years the nation had willed Virginia Wade to win Wimbledon. In 1977 she duly obliged, but not before playing a truly great semi-final against Chris Evert.
Series producer JEFF GODDARD
A Devon Walk with David Young
The last of six British walks. Walking with William, his labrador companion, allows writer and architect David Young to keep a lookout for unusual manmade additions to the north Devon landscape - an artificial hill, a derelict silver mine, and a gambler's fantasy alehouse are rich pickings for David's taste for country curiosities.
Photography KEVIN BAXENDALE Producer MIKE WEATHERLEY
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A Portrait of the Earth by DAVID ATTENBOROUGH
A series of 12 programmes 8: Sweet Fresh Water
From the Andes,
David Attenborough follows one particular river to the sea. It is the Amazon. The life in and around it changes as it flows on its 4,000-mile journey from cold torrents to a vast warm delta. And there are similar changes in other rivers of the world, producing such variety as torrent ducks, mayflies, hairy frogs, piranhas, giant otters, fishing owls and the Marsh Arabs of Iraq whose whole community floats on a delta.
Photography HUGH MAYNARD Produced by RICHARD BROCK
BBC Bristol Surprises by the score.... beautiful and enterprising photography
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Tom takes a backward glance at the trials and tribulations of the past and laughs at our technological attempts to get it right - with the help of some strange ideas from the folk of Britain.
Tom and his regular guests Derek Griffiths and Andrew Sachs are joined in their music and musings by Madeline Smith and Annabel Etkind.
This week's special guest is Australian songstress Jackie Love.
Designer ANDY DMOND
Production RICK GARDNER
Join Paul Daniels as he attempts a sensational vanishing trick and introduces his special guests, showman illusionist Hans Moretti , featuring a death-defying escape on a burning rope, and his son
Peter Moretti , presenting archery the like of which you have never seen before, with The Super Tells. with DEBBIE MCGEE
Musical director KEN JONES
Programme associate ALI BONGO Technical consultant GIL LEANEY Director GEOFF MILES
Produced by JOHN FISHER
Five stories of struggle 4: Bience Gawanas
While Bience Gawanas was still at school - in South
African-occupied Namibia - her beloved brother was murdered: she believes, by a white gang. She recounts the events that followed, and how she has survived - to struggle for her country's freedom. Producer JENNY MORGAN
The Marriage of Figaro
Singers and actors demonstrate how Mozart's opera changed the tone and emphasis of Beaumarchais's play.