London. The early 1930s, from press photographs of the day.
The miners' hall at the heart of Langley Park, and its part in a project to look after the elderly.
Pathe News of 1952. A Gnffin production for BBCtv
Highlights of the fourth day's play. Introduced by Richie Benaud.
(Shownyesterdayat 11.10pm) ● STEREO
Three hell-raising pilots on the Calcutta-Chungking route are given a shock when one is murdered.With Gail Russell ,
William Bendix , June Duprez and Lowell Gilmore
Wntten and produced by Seton I Miller Director John Farrow
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England v Pakistan
Live coverage of the last day in the final Test. From the Oval. Introduced by Tony Lewis. ● STEREO
Fourteen years ago Christine Piff was operated on twice for cancer. She explains why, despite the difficulty of coming to terms with her ordeal, she is busier and happier now than ever before.
Further live coverage of the final day's play from the Oval. * STEREO
2.00pm and 3.00pm News and Weather
3.50pm News; Weather and Regional News; Weather
Western starring Audie Murphy
Four convicted killers break out of jail and ride into the 1 frontier town of Paradise. A few I hours later, the bank is looted, three men lie dead and the gang have escaped with a young woman hostage.
Director Herbert Coleman
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Uncle Billy Caldwell:
Last in the series of personal views on science, medicine and technology.
Breakthrough or Ballyhoo? Are newspaper headlines and their i stories to be believed? Recent j examples include "British breakthrough likely to end
I asthma suffering", "Vitamin K linked to child cancer", and "Astronomers find Holy Grail of '; cosmos in first sign of creation". Dr Richard Smith , editor of the British Medical Journal, argues that press reports on scientific matters ensure that at best the public are confused, and at worst they are misled, i and that the end result is a ; society increasingly distrustful ; of science.
Producer John Groom i SerieseditorCarolinevandenBrul
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( Stockard Channing i The Bowers seem to be the I perfect family. But their idyll is shattered when they discover that their elder daughter is dependent upon drugs. They decide on an unusual solution.
Director Michael Tuchner ● FILMS: pages 31-36
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Last in the present series of sketch shows presenting some of the best and brightest from the black comedy scene. Featuring Curtis Walker , Ishmael Thomas ,
Collette Johnson , Robbie Gee , Perry Benson , John Virgo , Leo Chester , Meera Syall ,
Maureeen Hibbert and the Danserious dancers.
Director Terry Jervis
Producer Charlie Hanson ● STEREO
Presented by Sue Cameron
In the last programme in the current series, the American film critics lock horns over the merits of the latest releases, including Whispers in the Dark, Mistress and Unforgiven.
Last part in the extraordinary history of everyday objects. The Cigarette. Smoking has always had its opponents, including King James I, but in spite of them, three trillion cigarettes will be smoked this year and the tobacco industry remains a major force in the world economy. Producer Kate Broome
Senes producer Peter Grimsdale 0 TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888
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