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: Open University

Education: Management and the School

: Daytime on Two

10.0 You and Me
A series for 4- and 5-year-olds. Dibs, Cosmo and Jeni play a game of hide-and-seek. Book: Ten Sleepy Sheep \
Producer NICCI CROWTHER (R) (e)
10.12 Pages from Ceefax
10.38 The Geography Programme
Survival in the City
Are slums in the developing world a 'problem'? Or is the real problem the economic system that puts them there? This programme asks this question of Brazil and focuses on the experiences of everyday
Brazilians who find themselves caught up in the rush from the countryside to the city.
Commentary MALCOLM STACEY Producer LEN BROWN (e)
11.0 Words and Pictures Dogger
'Policeman, have you seen my child?' is a good guessing game for children to play.
Viewing children also have to guess how Dave lost his toy dog in the story of Dogger.
The pictures provide a clue. Presenter VICKY IRELAND Producer MOYRA GAMBLETON
11.15 Pages from Ceefax
12.30 Computer-Aided Design The Search for Realism
The latest Star Trek movie, cartoon animations, scientific concepts, or CAD - the need is for realistic computer graphics. ANNA FORD narrates, in a search from California to Japan for the perfect computerised image. Producer KEVIN NEWPORT
A BBC/Open University production
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Presenter: Jeni Barnett
Unknown: Malcolm Stacey
Producer: Len Brown
Presenter: Vicky Ireland
Producer: Moyra Gambleton
Cosmo: Frances Kay
DibS: Francis Wright

: Pie in the Sky: Old Mother Hubbard

A See-Saw programme
Featuring Astra as Fido. (R)


Devised by: Chloe Ashcroft
Devised by: Peter Gosling
Fido: Astra

: Daytime on Two

1.38 Subtitle Slot
A series of programmes from the year's schools television output, repeated in subtitled form for hearing-impaired children.
Now and Then:
The Secrets of the Mary Rose Producer NICHOLAS WHINES (R) (e)


Unknown: Mary Rose
Producer: Nicholas Whines (r)

: Thinkabout

Shadow Play
Frank, Sally and the children enjoy playing with shadow shapes, but all of a sudden there's a shadow that's scary.
Producer PAT FARRINGTON (R) (e)


Producer: Pat Farrington
Frank: Jim Dunk
Sally: Vicky Licorish

: Zig Zag

Quiz Programme
A year in the life of Zig Zag. The children of Benson
Primary School and Bell Lane JMI find out how much they can remember.
Quizmaster PAUL COlA Producer JUDY MILES

: Wimbledon 87

The Lawn Tennis Championships Live coverage from the All England Club of the third day's matches.
HARRY CARPENTER introduces the action on the show courts, and provides news and results. including at
3.0 News and Weather and at
3.55 News and Weather
Regional News and Weather


Introduces: Harry Carpenter

: Only One Earth

The last in a series by Global Report about eight individuals who have come to realise that there is, indeed, only one earth.
The Monk, the Village and the Bo Tree
Four years ago, a young
Buddhist monk was sent to a small village in Sri Lanka to build a temple. But when The Rev Pragnasekara arrived, he was so alarmed by the poverty of the people and the wholesale destruction of the land. that he decided his first job was to help them re-build their lives. The temple would have to wait.
Film cameraman DAVE GRAY Film editor DAVID B. THOMSON Producer CLARE PATERSON
Series producer PETER FIRSTBROOK


Unknown: Rev Pragnasekara
Unknown: Dave Gray
Editor: David B. Thomson
Producer: Clare Paterson
Producer: Peter Firstbrook

: In the Shadow of Fujisan

The second of three programmes that look at the role of wild animals in Japanese life, art and religion.
The Bird of Happiness
For centuries the Japanese crane has been a symbol of happiness and long life. In modem Japan the symbol lives on - but has the living bird a future?
Follow the fate of these beautiful and stately birds from the threatened marshes where the last pairs breed to the wintering-grounds where cranes are fed and cherished by local people. And through the cranes is told a wider story - of the Japanese attitude to nature with, to a Westerner, all its contradictions.
Narrator Peter France Film editor CHARLES DA VIES Produced for
BBCtv presentation by PELHAM ALDRICH-BLAKE
Series editor PETER JONES BBC Bristol


Unknown: David Cobham

: M*A*S*H

White Gold
The theft of valuable penicillin causes concern at the 4077th, but not as much as the appearance of the person sent to trap the thieves: enter the CIA's Col Flagg, a man with written permission to die while carrying out his task. Written by LARRY GELBART and SIMON MUNTNER
Directed by HY AVERBACK (R)


Written By: Larry Gelbart
Written By: Simon Muntner
Directed By: Hy Averback
Hawkeye: Alan Aida
Trapper John: Wayne Rogers
Colonel Blake: McLean Stevenson
Radar: Gary Burghoff
Hotlips: Loretta Swit
Major Frank Burns: Larry Linville
Fr Mulcahy: William Christopher
: Edward Winter
as: Colonel Flagg

: Lizzie's Pictures

The last in a four-part serial by LESLEY BRUCE starring
The exhibition is a reality, but it means that Lizzie's friendships are not. On the night they all end up in Sandra's flat, Lizzie gets her first real pictures of Grown Women.
Music composed by BILL CONNOR Stills photography by CHRIS GREGORY
Camera supervisor DAVID DOOGOOD Designer SALLY ENGELBACH
Directed by NICHOLAS RENTON Produced by BRENDA REID BBC Pebble Mill


Unknown: Lesley Bruce
Composed By: Bill Connor
Unknown: Chris Gregory
Unknown: David Doogood
Designer: Sally Engelbach
Directed By: Nicholas Renton
Produced By: Brenda Reid
Lizzie Dickinson: Lisa Harrow
Jack Dickinson: Robert Stephens
Sandra: Sheila Ruskin
Danny: Philip Jackson
Grace: Pam Ferris
Val: Victoria Fairbrother
Robert: Hugh Fraser
Sylvie: Rudi Davies
: Graham Davtdlyon
Brian: Rob Spendlove
Tania: Amanda Boxer
Fleur: Sarah-Jane Holm
Ellie: Catherine Fleetwood
Davie: Freddie Ingram
Sam: Matthew Bishton
Georgie: Teddy Ingham
Pete Driver: Ed Wiley
Uncle Wilfie: Nat Jackley
Annie: Tamara Hinchco
Ros: Sarah Nash
Radio interviewer: James Griffiths
Newspaper reporter: Philip Dupuy
Radio producer: Terry Molloy

: Newsnight

Presented by Peter Snow Donald MacCormick and Adam Raphael
With political and economic reports from Vincent Hanna Will Hutton and Nick Clarke and international reports by David Sells and Charles Wheeler Assignment editors


Presented By: Peter Snow
Presented By: Donald MacCormick
Presented By: Adam Raphael
Unknown: Vincent Hanna
Unknown: Will Hutton
Unknown: Nick Clarke
Unknown: David Sells
Unknown: Charles Wheeler
Unknown: Nick Guthrie.
Unknown: Adrian Milne
Producers: Diana Morton
Unknown: Eamonn Matthews.
Unknown: Nigel Chapman
Editor: Philip Campbell

: Weatherview

: Rally in the Sky

Over the Lakes to the Dales The first of two films in which award-winning cameraman Sid Perou follows a rally of microlight aircraft from coast to coast across northern England.
Tonight's programme follows the rally from St Bee's Head on the Cumbrian coast to the halfway stage at Kilnsey in Wharfedale, Yorkshire, where the aviators meet an unexpected hazard.
Narrator Ken Cooper Film editor BRYAN JONES


Unknown: Sid Perou
Narrator: Ken Cooper

: Open University

11.45 Health and Disease: Growing Old
What kind of aids and support are needed to help older people to live at home. and are there significant differences between living in a city and the country?
12.10 Photochemistry: Vision This programme looks at a remarkable human faculty - vision. It shows how photochemistry research revealed a simple molecular process which is the basis of seeing. Producer DAVID JACKSON (R)


Producer: Victor Lockwood
Producer: David Jackson

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