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: World Cup Rugby

The Fourth Quarter-final
Live coverage of the whole of this crucial last quarter-final played in Brisbane between the winner of Pool 2, probably Wales and the runner-up of Pool 1, probably England. NIGEL STARMER-SMITH comments on the match which should guarantee a place in the semi-finals for a British side.
Television presentation, ABC Producer HUW JONES

: Open University

Maths: Volumes of Revolution (R)

: Daytime on Two

9.38 Religious Studies What Do They Believe?
A look at the Aborigines of Australia, their religious beliefs and their relationship to their environment, in an attempt to get children to view a 'belief system' from the outside. Narrator MICHAEL HEATH Producer SUE WEEKS (R) (e)
10.0 You and Me
A series for 4- and 5-year-olds. Cosmo has a nightmare after Harry reads the puppets the story of The Gingerbread Man. Maths at the fair, slides and roundabouts.
Producer NICCI CROWTHER (R) (e)
10.15 Music Time The Sky God
10.38 A-Level Studies: History Birmingham and Manchester The Industrial Revolution permanently altered the face of Britain and the way of life of many of its inhabitants. How did contemporary observers view the changes that were happening? How far can we generalise about the effects of industrialisation on particular towns? Do the similarities of the experience outweigh the differences? Written by ASA BRIGGS
Presented by CLIVE BEHAGG Producer JILL SHEPPARD (R) (e)
11.0 Zig Zag. At the Doctor's (RXe)
11.22 Walrus
You Know it Makes Sense
Some 'knock knock' jokes, a bicycle factory and a girl called Bert help to show how language works.
Sketches by CATHY PELLICER Producer MORTON SURGUY (R) (e)
11.45 Mindstretchers
The Mystery of the Five White Powders: Solutions
ANTHONY DANIELS tests all five powders, and uses observation and careful recording to identify them (R) (e)
11.50 Pages from Ceefax
12.0 A-Level Studies: German 5: Der andere Teil Deutschlands To many West German and Austrian teenagers, life in East Germany is strange and foreign, even though they share the same language. KLAUS ROMER challenges reactions to the film Peace Address. Production GODFREY JOHNSON and SUSAN PATON (e)
12.20 pm Computer Club The Computer and the Water Engineer
How can a computer help the Welsh Water Authority control the River Dee and maintain supplies to Liverpool?
Producer ROBIN GWYN (R) (e)
12.40 Pages from Ceefax
1.33 Seventeen 6: Noorany
Hobbies and interests:
'Listening to music, watching videos and visiting relations,'
Plans for the future: 'College nursing course, though my parents want me to be a doctor.' NOORANY and her family are
Muslims, though she was born in the UK and is more
'westernised' than her parents. Will she be able to satisfy her parents' ambitions for her or, as she moves away from her all-girl school, will other influences begin to affect her life? Film editor AMANDA SMITH
Series producer PETER M. EVANS (e)


Presenter: Jeni Barnett
Unknown: Mike Hibbert
Written By: Asa Briggs
Presented By: Clive Behagg
Producer: Jill Sheppard
Narrator: Ian Bamforth
Unknown: Cathy Pellicer
Producer: Morton Surguy
Unknown: Klaus Romer
Unknown: Godfrey Johnson
Unknown: Susan Paton
Editor: Amanda Smith
Producer: Peter M. Evans
Cosmo: Frances Kay
Dibs: Francis Wright

: Cricket

England v Pakistan from Old Trafford Fourth day
Tony Lewis introduces live coverage of the start of this afternoon's play.


Introduces: Tony Lewis

: Words and Pictures

What Made Tiddalik Laugh? A group of animals hold a play about. They try to make
Tiddalik, the giant frog, laugh in order to solve the problems of the great drought. It is the platypus who finds the solution.
Producer MOYRA GAMBLETON (R) (e)


Presenter: Vicky Ireland
Producer: Moyra Gambleton

: Now and Then

On the Rails
Fifty years ago a steam locomotive was an everyday sight. Nowadays many people have never even been on a train. A group of children investigate trains now and then.
Producer DIANNE MORGAN (R) (e)


Editor: John Bilungham
Producer: Dianne Morgan

: Cartoon

Holiday Highlights

: News and Weather followed by See Hear!

The second part of the studio discussion which began yesterday on BBC1 at 12.10 pm

: Songs of Praise

for Whit Sunday from St Albans

: News and Weather

Regional News and Weather

: Cricket: First Test

England v Pakistan from Old Trafford
Introduced by TONY LEWIS


Introduced By: Tony Lewis

: Rita Hay worth in Tonight and Every Night

continues the season of films starring the screen goddess who died last month. Tonight with Janet Blair
A lively American tribute to London's famous
Windmill Theatre, which never closed throughout the whole of World Warn.
The five-shows-a-day company features some spectacular production numbers, cleverly integrated into the dramatic story.
Lyrics by SAMMY CAHN
Produced and directed by VICTOR SAVILLE
●FILMS: page 19


Unknown: Janet Blair
Music By: Jule Styne
Unknown: Sammy Cahn
Directed By: Victor Saville
Rosalind Bruce: Rita Hayworth
Judy Kane: Janet Blair
Paul Lundy: Lee Bowman
Tommy Lawson: Marc Platt
Angela: Leslie Brooks
The Great Waldo: Professor Lamberti
Toni: Dusty Anderson
Leslie Wiggins: Stephen Crane
Photographer: Jim Bannon
May Tolliver: Florence Bates
Sam Royce: Ernest Cossart
Rev Lundy: Patrick O'Brien
Group Captain: Gavin Muir

: Design Classics

Six films about some of the 20th century's most enduring designs.
2: The Coca-Cola Bottle
Coca-Cola started out as a syrup into which you squirted carbonated water. The bottle designed to contain the resulting fizzy drink became one of the most famous pieces of packaging in the world.
It was designed in 1916 as a result of a competition.
Despite changes of flavour, the introduction of cans and relentless global competition from rivals, the heavy glass bottle with the archaic-looking trademark still symbolises the American dream.
Accordingly it inspires approval or hostility - depending on taste. Narrated by Jancis Robinson with Wally Olins and Stephen Bayley Photography


Unknown: Jancis Robinson
Unknown: Wally Olins
Unknown: Stephen Bayley
Producer: Christopher Martin
Producer: Alex Marengo

: Horizon

The Riddle of the Joints
In Wells Cathedral there is a clue to the origin of rheumatoid arthritis. It is one tiny piece in the puzzle that has vexed doctors for 200 years: what causes this crippling joint disease?
Is it an infection by bacteria or viruses? Is it stress or diet? Intense research this century has answered some of these questions, only to reveal more ... Is it inherited? Will it suddenly disappear as rapidly as it appeared?
The ultimate cause, and a cure, remain to be found, but recent discoveries offer some hope for the million Britons who suffer from rheumatoid arthritis.
Narrator Paul Vaughan Film editor HORACIO QUEIRO Written and produced by KATHARINE EVERETT


Narrator: Paul Vaughan
Produced By: Katharine Everett
Editor: Robin Brightwell

: Father Matthew's Daughter

Written by TERENCE BRADY and CHARLOTTE BINGHAM starring James Bolam with Gabrielle Lloyd and Ray Winstone Body and Soul
Music adviser JOHN MCCARTHY Designer TIM GLEESON Produced and directed by DAVID ASKEY


Written By: Terence Brady
Unknown: James Bolam
Unknown: Gabrielle Lloyd
Unknown: Ray Winstone
Unknown: John McCarthy
Designer: Tim Gleeson
Directed By: David Askey
Fr Matthew: James Bolam
Sharon: Gabrielle Lloyd
Charlie: Ray Winstone
Jane: Susanna Page
Holly: Samantha Hurst
Ros: Ann Coombs
Mr Parker: Tim Brown
TV director: Terence Brady
Golf commentator: Ken Morgan
Polly: Susannah Fellows
Mrs Parker: Maggie Guess
Singers.: Peta Bartlett
Singers.: Michael Pearn
Singers.: Christopher Keyte
Singers.: Vernon Midgley
Pianist: Bruce Ogston

: Moonlighting

'Blue Moon Detective Agency. The big question is about to be answered.' starring with I am Curious.... Maddie ... and so is everyone. It could be heaven and Sam's band of gold on her finger or Addison's antics like a millstone around her neck. Tempers and temperatures rise as the rivals declare open warfare and Maddie arrives at decision time: will she sleep on it ... and with whom?
Directed by ALLAN ARKUSH


Written By: Glenn Gordon Caron
Written By: Jeff Reno
Directed By: Allan Arkush
Maddie Hayes: Cybill Shepherd
David Addison: Bruce Willis
Ms Dipesto: Allyce Beasley
Sam Crawford: Mark Harmon
Bert Viola: Curtis Armstrong

: Newsnight

with Adam Raphael
The late-night view of the Election campaign with coverage, analysis and reaction to this evening's major speeches. And tonight Vincent Hanna reports on the style and the personalities of the campaign so far.


Unknown: Adam Raphael
Unknown: Vincent Hanna

: Weatherview

: World Cup Rugby

The Quarter-finals Pool 2 Winner v
Pool 1 Runner-up from Brisbane
Introduced by STEVE RIDER with CHRIS REA
NIGEL STARMER-SMITH commentates on the last of the quarter-finals, which should see at least one team from the British Isles endeavouring to reach next Sunday's semi-final.
Television presentation ABC Producer CHARLES BALCHIN Series producer HUW JONES


Introduced By: Steve Rider
Unknown: Chris Rea
Unknown: Nigel Starmer-Smith
Producer: Charles Balchin
Producer: Huw Jones

: Cricket: First Test

The Cornhill Insurance
Test Series
England v Pakistan from Old Trafford
RICHIE BENAUD introduces highlights of the fourth day's play.


Introduces: Richie Benaud

: On the Hustings

Julia Somerville introduces some of tonight's key speeches from the Election trail.

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