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9.38 Science Workshop
Animals of the Soil (A) (R)
10.0 You and Me
A series for 4- and 5-year-olds Dibs can't wait for his radish seeds to grow. Cosmo and JENI BARNETT try to explain patiently. A song about hair is followed by a film about
LORRAINE having her hair done in braids. Book: Meg's Veg by HELEN NICOLL and JAN PIENKOWSKI
Producer RICHARD CALLANAN (R)
10.15 MI 10: Mathematical Investigations 19: Patterns
Repeat it, slide it, give it a half-drop, even multiply it with mirrors.
20: Time Graph
How do you show movement on a still picture? A bouncing ball and a car journey provide the raw material; music notation provides a clue.
Presenter HILARY CLOUGH Producer DAVID ROSEVEARE
10.38 Maths at Work
4: Young people use CSE maths at work.
Producer ROGER FRY (R)
11.0 Words and Pictures Trog Makes a Trap
11.17 Let's See. The Sea 3: A Day at the Seaside
Too Young to Have a Baby?
You Can't See the Wood....
DAVID BELLAMY examines the diversity and uses of trees. 8: Forest with a Future (R)
A series of nine programmes giving hints on playing. 9: Questions from Young Musicians (R)
1.0 Maths Help (II)
For adults studying maths to O-level.
9: Trigonometric Ratios (R)
1.15 Higher Education
4: Universities: UCCA and After If you're applying to a university, what should you offer apart from the right
A-levels? How do universities help the first-year to survive? Producer JOHN CHAPPLE (R)
Alternative Technology 5: What Future?
Presenter DAVID PARRY-JONES Producer IFOR REES. BBC Wales
Then and Now: Travel
James and Louise investigate how people travelled in the early part of this century when transport was undergoing a revolution. Cars and airplanes were beginning to make their impact, electric trams were in use in most cities and horse-drawn vehicles were beginning to decline.
Presenters LOUISE HALL-TAYLOR and JAMES EARL ADAIR
Series producer DAVID TAFT
Look, Look and Look Again Working Drawings
Children and an adult artist find interest and subjects for drawing in old machinery (R)
2.40 Zig Zag
Coverage of the fourth race from today's card at the National Hunt Festival introduced by JULIAN WILSON
4.5 The Sun Alliance Steeplechase (3m)
Bolands Cross will be an English 'banker' against a powerful Irish invasion force. Commentators
PETER O'SULLEVAN and RICHARD PITMAN
Reporter JONATHAN POWELL Producer FRED VINER
with subtitles, followed by Weather
Introduced by Jeremy James Learn all the basics and improve your game week by week as Jeremy Flint guides novices and regulars of the Bristol Bridge Club. Director UNDA MCCARTHY
Producer MARK PATTERSON (R)
also starring Jane Russell
On a boat headed for Macao are three
Americans - a detective on the trail of a known racketeer, a fugitive from justice, and a sultry nightclub singer. In a city famous for its gambling houses, they become embroiled in a murderous intrigue ...
Screenplay by BERNARD C. SCHOENFELD and STANLEY RUBIN
From a story by BOB Williams Produced by ALEX GOTTLIEB
Directed by JOSEPH VON STERNBERG and NICHOLAS RAY (The Night of the Hunter. Friday, BBC2, 11.45pm)
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Kwan Sum Tang:
In the studio
David Jessel and Sue Cook This week:
Singing for their supper: as the Bar Counsel sues the Lord Chancellor over pay, Ed Boyle meets a band of musical barristers whose work and songs reflect the deep divisions within the legal profession over pay and prospects.
Director PIETER MORPURGO Producer HUGH PURCELL
An 11-part television history of Britain at work in the 20th century.
9: The Inheritance
Making steel depended on the trained eye of the men who ran the furnaces. For melters like Don Owen there was a special satisfaction.
'It was your achievement. You made the steel up to a specification, and when it was running out it was money in your pocket.'
But the old craft skills were not enough to keep Britain's steelmaking lead. Music by CARL DAVIS Producer GLYN JONES Executive producer
PETER PAGNAMENTA (R)
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Perhaps it's something only his best friends would tell him, but everyone wants a lot of space around Henry Blake. Things keep happening to him - like runaway jeeps and exploding latrines. Well, it is a crazy war.
Written by BOB KLANE
Directed by DON WEIS (R)
Major Frank Burns:
by KINGSLEY AMIS adapted in four parts by EWART ALEXANDER
1: Married assistant librarian John Lewis 's mainstay is fantasy, until Mrs Gruffydd -Williams enters his life with interests and offers decidedly non-literary.
Denis Lawson as John Lewis
Brenda Blethyn as Jean Lewis and starring Sheila Gish as Elizabeth Gruffydd-Williams with Music composed and conducted by BRUCE COLE
Costume designer CEUA PYE
Make-up designer MARIANNE GRIGG Designer PAULINE HARRISON Producer PETER EDWARDS Director ROBERT CHETWYN BBC Wales
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Mervyn the dentist:
Many people have seen dolphins in aquariums, but off the north Cornwall coast, near the fishing village of Portreath, a lone dolphin could be seen playing.
Award-winning cameraman Laurie Emberson gained the dolphin's trust and has captured on film his wild and beautiful environment and his special relationship with man.
Written and narrated by David Bean
Film editor CHRIS WARING
Directed and photographed by LAURIE EMBERSON
11.35 Edinburgh Observed
How different specialists can contribute to a historian's understanding of Edinburgh in the 18th century.
Producer NICK LEVINSON (R)
12.0 Ethology. Newts to Newborns
The observation by an ethologist of a species in its natural habitat. Producer JENNIE HUGHES (R)