Science: A School of Genes
A See-Saw programme The Burglars (R)
Bell's Scottish Open Championship from the King's Course, Gleneagles Hotel Introduced by DOUGIE DONNELLY
Braid's Brawest, Denty Den, Howe o'Hope, Wee Bogle, Warslin' Lea, King's Hame - the familiar names given to the closing holes of this magnificent Perthshire course. Two rounds to go for the top 65 golfers left contesting the title.
Commentators BRUCE CRITCHLEY, ALEX HAY, CLIVE CLARK
Producers MIKE ABBOTT, ALISTAIR SCOTT. BILL MALCOLM
Executive producer JOHN SHREWSBURY
Regional News and Weather
starring Tom Conway
After a millionaire rancher drops dead in a New York nightclub from a snakebite, debonair
Tom Lawrence , the Falcon, heads for Texas. The city-slicker sleuth soon discovers that the West can still be very wild.
Screenplay by BILLY JONES. MORTON GRANT
Produced by MAURICE GERAGHTY Directed by WILLIAM CLEMENS
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Starring Phil Silvers as Sergeant Bilko
It's election time in Roseville and the incumbent Mayor Burke is confident of re-election - he has good reason - he's the only candidate. (R)
First of eight programmes Presented by Vastiana Belfon Britain's four black MPs have just completed a year in Parliament. In the first of a new series, Ebony reviews their progress and looks to the future for black representation in public life. Also in today's programme, a celebration of the arrival in 1948 of the Empire Windrush, which bought 492 West
Indians from Jamaica. And in a new feature, Homing In, Ebony visits Northern
Ireland to meet six more recent arrivals - a group of Eritreans who fled civil war and are now settled in Londonderry.
Plus Syd Burke with his weekly reviews of the British press.
Series producer VASTIANA BELFON Executive producer JOHN WILCOX BBC Pebble Mill
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Guy Michelmore presents a live preview of the places to go and things to do in the region, and with reporters Penny Bustin and Nigel Farrell helps you to make the most of your weekend.
With up-to-the-minute AA road reports and weather. Producer PETER LOWE
Editor COLIN STANBRIDGE
Viewers can write to: Weekend, BBCtv. Norwich NR1 3ND (Regional programme - for variations see next column)
from Southwark, south east London with Geoff Hamilton and Anne Swithinbank
One side of the street gets sun, the opposite side very little, so the tiny gardens grow a variety of plants. One or two keen gardeners can generate enthusiasm among their neighbours to create a vista of which everyone is proud. There is, too, a communal battle against the local cats.
Production assistant JEAN LAUGHTON
Producer JOHN KENYON BBC Pebble Mill
Plant list on Ceefax page 261
'The Gardeners' World Handbook' with useful and easy-to-follow advice for the keen gardener. including tips from Geoff Hamilton on paving a path and John Kelly on alpines, is now available from booksellers price £4.95.
starring Mel Smith and Griff Rhys Jones with Peter Blake Alexandra Dane Robin Driscoll
Lindsay Duncan Nigel Harman
Sylvestra Ie Touzel
Written by CLIVE ANDERSON JON CANTER. ROBIN DRISCOLL DICK HILLS. TERRY KYAN
RORY MCGRATH. JIMMY MULVILLE PAUL SMITH
Music PETER BREWIS Designer BOB COVE
Producer JOHN KILBY (R)
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A six-part series, from source to sea, about China's most violent river - and the cradle of its early civilisation. 3: The Temple
For centuries the Taer
Temple has been a celebrated centre of pilgrimage for
Tibetan Buddhists. For the first time, a camera has been allowed an intimate look at their lives, from prayers before dawn to the yearly climax of the religious calendar when a huge figure of Buddha - sculpted in rancid butter - is revealed to thousands of pilgrims.
Written and narrated by Stephen Jessel , former BBC correspondent in China.
Film editor KEITH WILTON
Producer VIVIANA WOODRUFF
from the International Festival of Country Music
Fans of country music from all over Britain embarked on their annual pilgrimage to the Wembley Arena at Easter. David Allan introduces some of the high spots of their weekend, including tonight: Stonewall Jackson The
Jordanaires Daniel O'Donnell and Carroll Baker Lighting JOHN WIGGINS Designer JOHN STOUT Directors
JOHN BURROWES. TOM CORCORAN Producer DAVE PERROTTET
with Peter Snow and Donald MacCormick
Christopher Jones reports on the week's proceedings in the House of Lords and questions Government ministers and Opposition peers about business in the Upper Chamber.
Editor KAROLYN SHINDLER
Bell's Scottish Open Championship from the Gleneagles Hotel, King's Course Introduced by DOUGIE DONNELLY
Highlights of the third round.