6.30 Maths: Modelling. Drugs
6.55 Science: The Fabric of Life
The Cornhill Insurance Test Series
England v Australia Further coverage
An alien woman loses control of her synthetic human emotions and becomes a danger to herself and to
Vincent, who discovers that being human has its disadvantages.
Written by DON BRINKLEY Directed by WILLIAM HALE
[Starring] Phil Silvers as Sergeant Bilko
When Bilko finds his old army buddy, Morgan Twinhazy, is being exploited by a big Wall Street finance house he sets out to boost his friend's stock.
(Black and white) (R)
Al de CaprioSergeant Bilko: Phil
A Celebration of the Centenary of the Motor Car
1985 marks 100 years of Motoring and this unique documentary presents tostoric sports and racing cars being put through their lair-raising paces on the circuits of Silverstone and Donington Park. The passion
01 their owners is given ample testimony by the sight of these beautiful machines as, accompanied by the music of Bach, they conjure
Memories of a glorious past. greeted by NEIL PARKER
Produced by NEIL PARKER ASSOCIATES
Bom in Dyfed in 1934, William Mathias , now
Professor and Head of the Music Department at the University College of North Wales, Bangor, talks to
Michael Oliver about his life and the thoughts behind his work.
The programme contains extracts from a variety of his compositions including part of 'Let the people praise thee, 0 God', composed for the marriage of HRH The Prince of Wales and Lady Diana Spencer.
Videotape editor KEITH STEVENS
Film editor BILL MAINMAN
Producer VINCENT DOWDALL
Rita Coolidge Special from the Silk Cut Festival Commentator David Allan introduces the sizzling sounds of Rita Coolidge , who varies the mood from a wistful 'We're all alone' through her sultry 'Fever' to the storming 'Higher and higher'.
Recorded at the Wembley Arena Sound
JOHN CAULFIELD. PAUL CUNUFFE Lighting JOHN WIGGINS Designer JOHN STOUT
Producer DAVE PERROTTET
Cirencester, the capital of the Cotswolds, is built on the site of the Roman town of Corinium. Its parish church has the highest tower in Gloucestershire and its stone houses with their distinctive array of gables once belonged to prosperous wool merchants in the 17th and 18th centuries.
Today there is a mixture of architectural styles that, says Alec Clifton-Taylor , 'blend harmoniously, and in the market place the buildings burst forth into a chorus of painted stucco.'
A 42-foot high yew hedge masks the town's one real mansion, Cirencester House; the 10,000-acre park is one of the largest of its kind in England and one of the last. Music composed by JIM PARKER Producer JANE COLES (R)
... enthusiasm for architecture that illuminates like sunshine behind stained glass ... (SUNDAY TIMES) ... best teacher we have....
Books: Six English Towns £7.25: Six More English Towns £10.95, paperback £ 8,95; Another Six English Towns £12.95 from booksellers
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by GARRY LYONS , With
Tristan Hanley , up from the south, is told by his proprietor to get the story on a missing girl. His trail leads through the undergrowth of the city....
Music PETER GRAHAME Lighting BOB CHAPLIN
Choreographer STUART HOPPS Designer CHARLES BOND Producer CHRIS PARR
Director RICHARD MARTIN BBC Pebble Mill
John Tusa , Peter Snow and Donald MacCormick with Jenni Murray , Olivia O'Leary and Ian Smith present the reports and interviews that matter with the analysis that counts. Producers HOWARD ANDERSON JANA BENNETT , MIKE ROBINSON
Directors JOHN WILKINSON , CHRIS FOX Assignment editors
NICK GUTHRIE , TOM ROBERTS Deputy editor TIM ORCHARD Editor RICHARD TAIT
The Comhill Insurance
England v Australia from Edgbaston
RICHIE BENAUD introduces highlights of the first day. Producer KEITH MACKENZIE
12.10 am Weekend Outlook helps you plan your weekend by previewing daytime programmes of special interest from the Open
University on Saturday and Sunday.
12.15 Modulation and Noise
Radio signals are nearly always transmitted by a coded variation of a continuous 'carrier' beam. Each modulation system has a different noise immunity.
12.40 Raising Sons and Daughters 'Pink for a girl. blue for a boy.' Two families discuss attempts to reduce sex-stereotyping.