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: Daytime on Two

9.15 Job Bank
Short-term Service
A short-term service commission in any branch of HM Forces offers you a chance to be a leader in challenging and interesting environments. Producer JOHN CHAPPLE
Series editor RONALD SMEDLEY (R)
9.38 Going to Work Leaving Home by MICHAEL ROBARTES
Problems in bedsitter land. with DAVID KELLY
CLARK FLANAGAN. USA GEOGHAN MARK ELLINGTON, LINUS STAPLES and NATALIE ABBOTT Producer JUDITH MILES
Series producer PAUL MITCHELL
10.0 You and Me
A series for 4- and 5-year-olds. Cosmo and Dibs both want to have the first turn. Henry the kangaroo and Ellie go to the library. Carolyn goes lobster fishing with her father. Presenter SHEILA CHITNIS Director CLARE ELSTOW
Producer Nicci CROWTHER
10.15 Music Time
Rhythm and the Beat .
Chanting a magic spell against the regular rhythm. Playing rhythm patterns from the spell, and using them to compose a piece of music.
Director DAVID scott COWAN
Producer ELIZABETH BENNETT (R)
10.38 History File
Twentieth-century History Cold War - Confrontation
The Berlin blockade of 1948-49 and the Korean War of 1950-53. (R)
11.0 Zig Zag. Into Space
Starship Zig Zag blasts off into space, PAUL coia and SHEELAGH GILBEY set off to explore the tar reaches of the universe, but first they turn their attention to the early days of space travel. Producer DAVID MELDRUM (R)
11.22 Thinkabout Rubbish Dump
Sally and the children sort out some rubbish to be thrown out, but Frank has other ideas about it. Producer DEREK LONGHURST (R)
11.40 General Studies 1: Views from the West
The first of three programmes looking at some of the issues which divide the East and West. Narrator NICK ROSS
Producer BRUCE JAMSON (R)
12.10 pm Testing Times GCSE: General Issues (1) Producer KEN PATTON
12.40 Technical Studies How basic concepts in manufacturing technology are used in modem industry. 11: Non-ferrous Metals and Alloys (R)
1.8 Better Badminton
Presented by JAKE DOWNEY 1: Beginnings (R)
1.38 Casebook Scotland 1: The Vehicle Industry Presenter MURIEL GRAY Producer ROBERT CLARK
2.0 Words and Pictures Sing a Song
The King offers a prize for the best music. Fiddlers fiddle, pipers pipe, drummers drum and singers sing, but it is the nightingale who wins the prize. Producer MOYRA GAMBLETON (R)
2.18 Timmy and Vield Timmy 's Story
The first episode of a two-part play about two young teenagers going through their first serious relationship.
Producer LEN BROWN (R)
2.40 Buddy by NIGEL HINTON
A drama serial in five parts based on the novel by the same author, featuring
ROGER DALTREY as Terry 1: Raining in my Heart
Buddy steals things from shops. He wants to stop - especially as it seems as if his Teddy Boy dad, Terry, might be getting back into his old criminal ways. But Buddy badly needs money for the school trip....
Film editor ALASTAIR MACKAY Producer ROGER TONGE

Contributors

Producer: John Chapple
Editor: Ronald Smedley
Unknown: David Kelly
Unknown: Natalie Abbott
Producer: Paul Mitchell
Presenter: Sheila Chitnis
Producer: Elizabeth Bennett
Producer: Sheelagh Gilbey
Producer: David Meldrum
Producer: Derek Longhurst
Narrator: Nick Ross
Producer: Bruce Jamson
Producer: Ken Patton
Presented By: Jake Downey
Producer: Robert Clark
Producer: Moyra Gambleton
Producer: Vield Timmy
Producer: Len Brown
Unknown: Nigel Hinton
Unknown: Roger Daltrey
Unknown: Teddy Boy
Editor: Alastair MacKay
Producer: Roger Tonge
Timmy: Perry Wilson
Vicki: Samantha Vinnell
Buddy: Wayne Goddard
Carol: Kay Stonham
Mr Normington: Norman Bird
Charmian: Lorraine Plummer
Julius: Dennis Victory

: World Darts

The Embassy
World Professional Darts Championship from the Lakeside Country Club, Camberley
Here's a chance to see the best of yesterday's late-night darts.
Introduced by TONY GUBBA Commentator
SID WADDELL. TONY GREEN Television presentation
NICK HUNTER , KEITH MACKENZIE Producer KEITH PHILLIPS

Contributors

Introduced By: Tony Gubba
Commentator: Sid Waddell.
Unknown: Nick Hunter
Unknown: Keith MacKenzie
Producer: Keith Phillips

: The Royal Institution Christmas Lectures

A series of six programmes on communicating
1:No Man is an Island
Civilisation has only become possible by the improvements in human communication.
Life itself, our very existence, would fail without communication, since no man can be entirely independent of others.
Professor David Pye presents the 156th series of these lectures. With a variety of demonstrations and experiments, he explores how humans use their senses, sometimes with the help of technology, to send and receive messages.
0 INFO: page 77

Contributors

Unknown: Professor David Pye

: Korda Classics: The Private Life of Henry VIII

starring Charles Laughton, Robert Donat, Merle Oberon
Henry VIII, arrogant yet vulnerable, marries his third wife Jane Seymour on the same day that Anne Boleyn is executed. But Henry's troubles are far from over. Charles Laughton gives a memorable performance in this vigorous re-creation of the life of England's notorious King.

Films: page 15

Contributors

Screenplay: Arthur Wimperis
Screenplay: Lajos Biro
Producer/Director: Alexander Korda
Henry VIII: Charles Laughton
Thomas Culpepper: Robert Donat
Anne Boleyn: Merle Oberon
Jane Seymour: Wendy Seymour
Anne of Cleves: Elsa Lanchester
Kathryn Howard: Binnie Barnes
Katherine Parr: Everley Gregg

: Frickley - The Changes: 1: Steve's Story

A year ago the villages around Frickley colliery had been transformed by the coal dispute, stirring new passions, conflicts and loyalties.
This series follows five people through 1985 and reveals what happened to them when the strike was over....
Steve Jones started the year in Armley jail. Arrested on a picket line, he was then bailed on condition he lived 50 miles away from home.
All year he faced the prospect of going back to jail. 'It's made me a different person.... realising what your family means to you, what your freedom means to you.'
BBC Manchester
Feature: page 10

Contributors

Subject: Steve Jones
Film editor: Andy Kemp
Producer: Debbie Christie

: Horizon: Are You a Racist?

'Are you a Racist?' and 'Are you a Victim of Racism? were advertisements placed by Horizon in the national and local press last summer.
From hundreds of replies four white racists and four black victims of racism were found who were willing to spend five days in an isolated house in Devon.
They agreed to be filmed as they lived together, cooked together and talked together. They investigated each other's prejudice, probed their fears and showed their pain.
The result is a powerful exploration of one of Britain's major social issues.
Feature: page 85

Contributors

Narrator: Paul Vaughan
Film Editor: Michael Flynn
Horizon Editor: Robin Brightwell
Writer/Producer: Edward Goldwyn

: The Boat

The officers and crew of U-96 settle down to routine. After the tedium of days at sea any action would be a relief. A British convoy is sighted; a cat-and-mouse game begins (A West German series with English subtitles) (R) (Cast page 25)

Contributors

the Captain: Jiirgen Prochnow
Lt Wemer: Herbert Grdnemeyer

: World Darts

The Embassy
World Professional Darts Championship from Camberley
TONY GUBBA with highlights from the final matches of the first round. JOCKY WILSON v STEFAN LORD (Sweden), and DAVE WHITCOMBE V
ARTO LINTUNEN (Finland).
The other matches involve two newcomers from the USA, TONY PAYNE V vie HUBBARD (England) and DAN VALLETTO V CERI MORGAN (Wales).

Contributors

Unknown: Dave Whitcombe
Unknown: Tony Payne
Unknown: Dan Valletto

: Newsnight

11.40 Weatherview

: Tele-Journal

Klaus Roemer brings you German news from ZDF.
Chantal Cuer with highlights from Antenne Deux in Paris. Director PHIUP DOLLING Producer MONICA ESSLIN
Series producer TERRY DOYLE

Contributors

Unknown: Klaus Roemer
Producer: Terry Doyle








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