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: Open University

6.35 Introduction to Pure Maths:
L'Hopital's Rule
7.00 Democratic Government: Open Communities
7.25 The Adam Smith Lecture
7.50 Understanding Space and Time: The Universe Today
8.15 Engineering Mechanics
8.40 Britain: Granary for the Roman Empire?
9.05 Electronic Materials
9.30 Inner City Story: The Developer
9.55 Arts: Holidays by the Sea
10.20 Plants: Problems with Water
10.45 Maths: Complex Numbers
11.10 Education: Learning from the Box
11.35 Science: A Question of Balance
12.00 History - What Is Its Future?
12.25 Maths on the Street

Contributors

Unknown: Adam Smith

: Grandstand

Introduced by Steve Rider. Provisional Timetable
1.00 Motor racing; 2.40 Eventing;
3.30 Racing; 3.50 Eventing; 4.45 Golf
Motor Racing
Hungarian Grand Prix from
Budapest. Commentary by Murray Walker and James Hunt. (Highlights tonight at 9.45pm)
0 MOTORING: page 65
Eventing
Gatcombe Park Horse Trials.
Commentary by Raymond Brooks-Ward , Michael Tucker and Lucinda Green.
Golf
Weetabix British Women's Open from Woburn. Commentary by Bruce Critchley , Beverley Lewis.
Racing
Heinz 57 Phoenix Stakes from
Phoenix Park.
Commentary by Tony O'Hehir. Producer Martin Hopkins Editor John Philips

Contributors

Introduced By: Steve Rider.
Commentary By: Murray Walker
Commentary By: James Hunt.
Commentary By: Raymond Brooks-Ward
Commentary By: Michael Tucker
Commentary By: Lucinda Green.
Commentary By: Bruce Critchley
Commentary By: Beverley Lewis.
Commentary By: Tony O'Hehir.
Producer: Martin Hopkins
Editor: John Philips

: One Man and His Dog

Katy Cropper , a young shepherdess from the Yorkshire Dales who won her first trial in 1982, and Paddy Roche , a former publican turned sheep farmer from County
Kilkenny, meet on the trial ground alongside the Ladybower Reservoir in Derbyshire with their dogs, Trim and Flash, for a place in the singles final of the BBCtv International Sheepdog Championship.
The Brace Championship begins today when each handler runs two dogs at the same time.
Glyn Jones with Cap and Taff
(Wales) v Pat McGettigan with Peg and Sable (Scotland).
Introduced by Phil Drabble with Eric Halsall. Director Joy Corbett Producer Ian Smith
0 FEATURE: page 8

Contributors

Unknown: Katy Cropper
Unknown: Paddy Roche
Unknown: Glyn Jones
Unknown: Pat McGettigan
Introduced By: Phil Drabble
Unknown: Eric Halsall.
Producer: Ian Smith

: Rough Guide to the World

Los Angeles. Magenta de Vine and Sankha Guha travel to Los Angeles where the comedy is black, the Wasps are white and everybody has a thespian tendency.

Contributors

Unknown: Sankha Guha

: The Late Show

A compilation of highlights from the late-night arts and media programme. Tonight: how composer Robin Holloway turned
Samuel Richardson 's massive 1748 novel Clarissa into an opera; critic
Jonathan Meades offers a sceptical view of this year's Riba awards for new buildings; The Guardian cartoonist Peter Clarke demonstrates his award-winning technique; Michael Ignatieff reports from
Prague on the 'secret university' which kept academic life alive during the years of repression; and artist Don Bachardy describes the drawings he made of Christopher Isherwood on his death bed. Editors Michael Jackson and Roland Keating

Contributors

Unknown: Robin Holloway
Unknown: Samuel Richardson
Unknown: Jonathan Meades
Unknown: Peter Clarke
Unknown: Michael Ignatieff
Artist: Don Bachardy
Unknown: Christopher Isherwood
Editors: Michael Jackson
Editors: Roland Keating

: Joseph Campbell and the Power of Myth

Six programmes about the vitality and relevance of myth.
3: The First Storytellers. The earliest myths, says Joseph Campbell , come down to us as 'echoes of the first story. They come out of an elite experience, the experience of people, particularly gifted, whose ears are open to the song of the universe.' In a tribal culture this was the function of the shamans. For us, Campbell tells Bill Moyers , the mythic imagination is kept alive by writers and artists. In a programme which moves from the prehistoric cave paintings in Lascaux to the work of Picasso and from Sioux myths to James Joyce , Campbell explores the wonders of the creative imagination. He calls it 'the landscape of the soul ... a transformation of consciousness.' Producer Roger Stott
0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown: Joseph Campbell
Unknown: Bill Moyers
Unknown: James Joyce
Producer: Roger Stott

: Hungarian Grand Prix

Highlights of today's action from the Hungaroring in Budapest.
Contracted to be held annually for five years, this is the fifth, and possibly last, Hungarian Grand Prix. Commentary by Murray Walker and James Hunt. Producer Mark Wilkin
Executive producer Jim Reside 0 MOTORING: page 65

Contributors

Commentary By: Murray Walker
Commentary By: James Hunt.
Producer: Mark Wilkin
Producer: Jim Reside

: Moviedrome

Alex Cox introduces another in the season of cult films.
The Phenix City Story Starring
Richard Kiley
John Mclntire Phenix City, Alabama, is a town in the grip of mob violence and syndicate corruption.
John Patterson , a young crusading lawyer, is determined to break the reign of terror but his campaign is threatened by savage reprisals.
Based on real events in the 1950s, this is a fine example of that much-loved cult genre - the expose film.
Director Phil Karlson
0 INFORMATION: a 'Moviedrome' guide featuring films from all three series is available, price £2,75, from 'Moviedrome',[address removed] Cheques payable to BSS.
0 FILMS: pages 11-14 0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Introduces: Alex Cox
Unknown: Richard Kiley
Unknown: John McLntire
Unknown: John Patterson
Director: Phil Karlson
Albert Patterson: John McLntire
John Patterson: Richard Kiley
Ellie Rhodes: Kathryn Grant
Rhett Tanner: Edward Andrews
Mary Jo Patterson: Lenka Peterson
Fred Gage: Biff McGuire
Ed Gage: Truman Smith
Cassie: Jean Carson
Judy: Meg Myles
Mamie: Katharine Marlowe
Clem Wilson: John Larch
Ma Beachie: Herself








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