9.38 Going to Work
Helping the Unemployed When young people leave school there's a chance that they may be unemployed.
But they shouldn't give up - there are a lot of people and organisations that offer help, advice, friendship and training. Producer PETER WALTON
Series producer PAUL MITCHELL (R)
10.0 You and Me
A series for 4- and 5-year-olds
Cosmo doesn't think one grape is a fair swap for one apple. Some children of Bengali
Parentage dance in a north London school. Book: Meal One by IVOR CUTLER
Illustrated by HELEN OXENBURY Presenter JENI BARNETT
Story animation LEO BELTOFT
Producer RICHARD CALLANAN (R) (E)
10.15 Music Time. 5: Bells
A town crier ringing his bell introduces the song 'Past three o'clock'. Some handbell ringers play, and Helen visits a belfry to hear the church bells. Presented by JONATHAN COHEN. HELEN SPEIRS Producer ELIZABETH BENNETT (R) (E)
10.38 Let's See. Scottish Waters 1: On Tap
Presented by BLYTHE BROCKETT
How does water reach household taps and why is it fit to drink? Director JOHN ADAMS
Producer MARIANNE BAIRD (R) (E)
11.0 Zig Zag. Mordicus (1)
SHEELAGH GILBEY introduces a wildlife drama about a young buzzard called Mordicus. Producer JOHN KING
Series producer TOM STANIER (R) (E)
11.22 Past 13:
Choices in the Third Year What to Choose
Two fifth-formers look back to the time when they made their third-year option choices.
Producer NICHOLAS WHINES (R) (E)
11.45 The Bible Lands
Masada ,. In AD 66 the Jews rose in revolt against the Romans. The
Roman legions recovered the country, and in AD 70 destroyed
Jerusalem. Masada, occupied by the Zealots, was the last place to hold out ...
BBC Wales (R) (E)
12.8 pm Media Studies - Inside Television Making News
News is as much a process of selecting, editing and packaging as any other television programme. Director CAS LESTER
Producer BRUCE JAMSON (R) (E)
12.40 General Studies Art and Upheaval: Songs of Protest
Why is most popular music today in the form of love songs? How does this square with the views of propagandists down the ages, who have felt that music is a powerful tool of persuasion? The programme includes performances by BILLIE HOLIDAY and Red Wedge member BILLY BRAGG. Narrated by MEL SMITH
Producer EDWARD HAYWARD (R) (E)
1.5 Micro File
With LESLEY JUDD , FRED HARRIS 5: Power (R) (E)
1.38 Job Bank
Producer ROGER FRY (R) (E)
2.0 Words and Pictures LiftOff
Vicky, Charley and the children do the countdown and launch their rocket into space. Presenter VICKY IRELAND Animation GIL POTTER
Producer MOYRA GAMBLETON (R) (E)
2.15 Near and Far Timber
Every year, the demand for timber increases. Some of this comes from the many forested areas of Britain, the rest is imported. How are forests managed and how does the provision of all this timber affect the landscape?
Producer ROBIN GWYN (R) (E)
The Day After
Julian Pettifer introduces highlights of last night's satellite celebration of wildlife around the world and takes a look behind the scenes at how the programme reached your screens.
Tony Soper (reporter) and Peter Crawford (producer) discuss the impact of the most ambitious outside broadcast ever undertaken by the BBC's Natural History Unit.
Directors ANDY BATTEN-FOSTER DEREK NELSON. STEVE POOLE Producer COLIN GODMAN BBC Bristol
3.55 Regional News and Weather
In Roy Plomley 's last television series, Beryl Reid talked to him in her charming riverside cottage, where she cooked him a meal, showed him her paintings, and introduced him to her ten favourite animals. (R)
Building for Eternity
Leviathans stranded on the last broad acres of the post-industrial age, English country houses can still dispense a heady froth of art, wit and idiosyncratic life, as this short series demonstrates. With
Lady Victoria Leatham at Burghley, the Earl of Pembroke at Wilton, and the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire at Chatsworth. Presented by John Julius Norwich
Simply a great treat, especially for the eyes, but also for that part of the pleasure centre that was touched and coddled by.... 'Brideshead Revisited' and 'The Jewel in the Crown
Directed by PETER NEWINGTON Produced by MICHAEL GILL A MALONE GILL production
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The first in a series of mystery films starring Sidney Toler as the philosophical detective. Tonight also starring Phyllis Brooks
Victor Sen Yung
While awaiting news of the birth of his first grandchild, Chan learns that a ship has docked in Honolulu harbour with a murdered man on board - and three million dollars missing....
Written by CHARLES BELDEN
Based on the character created by EARL DERR BIGGERS
Produced by JOHN STONE
Directed by H. BRUCE HUMBERSTONE
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Wightman Cup - 1978 The great match play competitions are those which go right to the very end. The 1978 Wightman Cup produced an unforgettable finish between the tennis ladies of Great Britain and those of the USA.
Series producer JEFF GODDARD
Tonight the programme goes international, with former Vice-President Walter Mondale appearing by satellite from Washington. Is Mrs Thatcher President Reagan's puppet?
Is Britain now merely an American aircraft carrier?
And how has Walter Mondale reacted to the humiliation of being defeated by Ronald Reagan in 49 of America's 50 states?
John Nicolson chairs the young people in Open to Question. Research MARK HAGEN irector uz SCOTT Producers
DAVID MARTIN , CHARLES NAIRN BBC Scotland
Presented by Robert MacNeil Three hundred years ago the slave trade brought the English language to West Africa and started the process that created
Black English - words like 'nitty-gritty', 'groovy' and perhaps even 'okay .
Black on White tells the story of the influence of American blacks on world English, tracing Black English from West Africa to the northern United States.
Written by ROBERT MCCRUM Producer WILLIAM CRAN * CEEFAX SUBTITLES
by John Cleese and Connie Booth
Starring John Cleese, Prunella Scales, Andrew Sachs, Connie Booth.
Written by Jack Rosenthal.
TV50: BBC Television 1936-1986
Starring Shaughan Seymour as Cecil Madden, Nicholas Farrell as David, Caroline Embling as Florence, Nicola King as Wendy
August 1936, and the BBC prepares for the world's first high-definition television service. However, behind the scenes at Alexandra Palace complications arise in more ways than one.
John Logie Baird:
George More O'Ferrall:
Sir John Reith:
Pogo the Wonderhorse:
Pogo the Wonderhorse:
Buck and Bubbles:
Buck and Bubbles:
with Peter Snow
Donald MacCormick and Nick Worrall. And the day's news from home and abroad with Ian Smith , Nick Clarke Gill Nevill and Chris Lowe
with Chantal Cuer
Le Journal de la Une
Catch up with tonight's news from TF1 in Paris. Chantal helps with the words and French background, while Peter Fiddick looks at what's happening in the European media.
Videotape editor PETER DUNKLEY Director NICK DAVIES
Series producer BERNARD ADAMS (E)