6.55 Science: Flying in Birds
7.20 Weekend Outlook
Introduced by Steve Rider Timetable:
1.50 Rowing; 2.25 Racing
2.35 Swimming; 2.55 Racing
3.5 Cricket; 3.25 Racing
3.35 Show Jumping
3.55 Racing; 4.5 Cricket
The Norwich Union
Oh no, not another medal ceremony - the British are frightfully good at the coxed fours. Commentators
Racing from Goodwood
2.30 Tote Bookmakers Charity Sweepstakes (Handicap. Old Mile)
3.0 British Car Auction
Sweepstakes (Handicap. 5f)
3.30 Waterford Candelabra Stakes (7f)
4.0 Taylor Woodrow Team Charity Guaranteed
Sweepstakes (Handicap, lim) Commentators PETER O'SULLEVAN
, JIMMY LINDLEY
World Championships ANDY JAMESON ,
SARAH HARDCASTLE and ADRIAN MOORHOUSE saw off the best in the Commonwealth, but they may have to breathe a little more often to the left and right in Madrid. Commentators
ALAN WEEKS, HAMILTONBLAND
Cricket: Third Test
The Comhill Insurance
England v New Zealand The Oval is the venue. Commentators
RICHIE BENAUD , TONY LEWIS
Show Jumping from Hickstead
Silk Cut Derby Trial
The jury's verdict is final and subpoenas will be issued for sentence on Sunday. Television presentation: Swimming TVE, Spain Racing FRED VINER
Rowing BOB DUNCAN. KEITH PHILLIPS Show jumping JOHNNIE WATHERSTON Cricket NICK HUNTER
Assistant editor BRIAN BARWICK Producer MARTIN HOPKINS Editor JOHN PHILIPS
BenGazzara Jack Carter
When his younger brother Nick runs away from a murder contract, Eddie Rico is summoned by his Mafia bosses to 'deal' with the situation. Eddie is faced with a crisis - does love of his real family come first or loyalty to the gangland 'family' for whom he works?
Screenplay by DAVID KARP Based on a novel by GEORGES SIMENON
Produced by GEORGE LEMAIRE Directed by PAUL WENDKOS
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Animated and directed by ISHU PATEL
Vastiana Belfon introduces this week's
Afro-Caribbean magazine programme, which looks at how the gentrification of New York's Harlem is affecting the black community there.
And as London prepares for next week's carnival, there's a look at the work of top carnival designer
Peter Minshell and music from calypsonian, David Rudder. Executive producer JOHN WILCOX Producer KRISHNA GOVENDER BBC Pebble Mill
Not presented by Professor Heinz Wolff ! First semi-final: The Greasy Pole
Heinz Wolff thinks he's the show's presenter, with Professor Ian FeUs as his guest judge, but they are in for a surprise.
Three winning teams assemble on the beach at Brancaster, Norfolk, for a show with a twist. Their task - to make a machine that can destroy a rival while both are balancing on a horizontal pole. However, this problem requires four teams ... With
Howard Stableford and Professor Meredith Thring Assistant producer ALEX LAIRD Producer CHARLES HUFF
Presented by Geoff Hamilton John Kelly
Even though August has yet to run its course, it is time to start thinking about the future.
Geoff makes sure his fruit trees will be prolific next year, and gives advice on the best method of pruning.
John Kelly looks forward to next spring's welcome show of daffodils and lifts the veils of mystery over planting depths.
August too is a time when new strawberry beds should be planted, and strawberry expert Ken Muir tells Geoff how to ensure a long and bountiful season of this delicious fruit.
Producer PHILIP FRANKLIN
Executive producer JOHN KENYON BBC Pebble Mill
Plant list on Ceefaxpage 261
The regular teams of Frank Muir with John Amis and Denis Norden with Ian Wallace compete in tonight's musical challenge under the chairmanship of Steve Race
TV presentation DOUGLAS HESPE
Nine documentaries that look at many unusual aspects of medicine.
8: Balancing the Body
Few of us learn to use our bodies fully, or really understand the effect of what we eat, yet the knowledge is available. The late Moshe Feldenkrais worked from the outside in, developing an exercise system that he believed could enable the body to realise 'full potential', Modem nutritional doctors work from the inside out, adjusting diet with the same aim.
Narrator Geraldine James Series adviser TED KAPTCHUK
Programme adviser BARBARA GRIGGS Film cameraman JIM SAUNDERS Film editors
ALAN HOIDA , DAVID THRASHER Written and produced by MICHAEL CROUCHER
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* CEEFAX SUBTITLES
Last report of the week from the 'Athens of the north'. Russell Harty with a final round-up of Festival activity.
Donald MacCormick and Olivia O'Leary with Ian Smith and Jenni Murray
The Cornhill Insurance Test Series
England v New Zealand
Introduced by RICHIE BENAUD Producer KEITH MACKENZIE
Highlights of today's Silk Cut Derby Trial
Introduced by DAVID VINE Commentators
Producer JOHNNIE WATHERSTON