Quantum Leaps into the Atom
A series of suggestions for a day trip, a weekend break, or something longer. Plus what to see and where to go in Lyme Regis and the nearby Dorset countryside.
Writer Beryl Bainbridge visits Bradford, the Dales and Leeds. She is shown around
JB Priestley's old school where today 97 per cent of the children are Asians, and meets a council official whose wife has signed a contract promising to do the housework.
9.00 Quinze Minutes
9.15 Teaching Today: Zig Zag Technology
9.45 Watch: Families
10.00 Look and Read: Through the Dragon's Eye
10.20 Around Scotland: Finding Your Way
10.40 Into Music (Stereo)
11.00 Let's See: Into the Past
11.15 English Express
11.35 TV6: Out of the Doll's House
12.00 English File: Language Autobiography
1.00 Standard Grade Physical Education
1.20 The Brollys: Springtime
1.35 King Rollo: Tree
1.40 English Time: For and Against
2.00 News and Weather
followed by Words and Pictures
Ryder Cup. Further live coverage of the opening foursomes. Commentary by Peter Alliss and Bruce Critchley
, with Steve Rider.
2.30 Japan Festival Charity Cup (Handicap. 5f)
3.05 PCL Japan Society Stakes (7f)
3.40 Ewar Stud Farms Stakes for Apprentices (Handicap. 1 Vim). Commentary by Peter O'Sullevan , Julian Wilson and Jimmy Lindley. Producer Mark Wilkin Editor Philip Bernie
and Regional News; Weather
Featuring Mazda's new MX-3.
Gerry Anderson 's classic Supermarionation series. Pit of Peril. A futuristic transport vehicle and revolutionary new project for the US army, Sidewinder, disappears into a massive burning pit. Only one thing to do now ... call for
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The six-part documentary series that looks at the world from the animal's angle. 2: Seeing Sense. Through animal eyes, the world is filled with bizarre hues, invisible colours and strange patterns in the sky. This film flies with a vulture as it uses magnified vision, hunts with a lion as it eyes up a wildebeest, and finds a fish that simultaneously sees above and below water.
Director John Downer
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Starring Phil Silvers
Bilko accepts a dinner invitation, but ends up eating with the servants.
Joe Josephs of The Times looks at the week's press. A Granada production for BBCtv
The team bow out for the series, creating a garden for the families of children receiving specialist hospital care in Birmingham. The garden has been funded through the Edward Trust, founded in memory of a 7-year-old boy who died of cancer three years ago. Also, a practical guide to autumn manoeuvres in the garden. With Geoff Hamilton ,
Dr Stefan Buczacki ,
Nigel Colborn , Anne Swithinbank and Pippa Greenwood.
Executive producer Stephanie Silk Plant details on Ceefax page 617
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USA v Europe
Europe's golfers begin their defence of golf's greatest team prize, the Ryder Cup, against the United States at Kiawah
Island, South Carolina. The last time it was contested in America, in 1987, the Europeans pulled off a surprise win (their first ever in the US) and two years later the teams drew at the Belfry, with Europe holding on to the cup. Europe's team blends established stars like
Nick Faido and Seve Ballesteros with five Ryder Cup newcomers. America's big guns include Payne Stewart , Ray Floyd and Mark Calcavecchia. Today's coverage features the opening fourballs. Presented by Steve Rider , with Peter Alliss , Bruce Critchley and Alex Hay.
( Coverage continues at 11.15pm)
With Jeremy Paxman.
Further Ryder Cup coverage.
The first showing on network television for this Made in Japan film.
The first of four films directed by Yasujiro Ozu vividly illustrates his mastery of the subtle, telling details of family life. Noriko, 28, lives with her aged parents, her brother and his wife and children. The family decide she should marry. In Japanese with English subtitles.
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