Rural Life: Image and Reality
A look at how insects mark their territories. Presented by Professor Erik Holm.
A portrait of Italy seen through the lives of ten different Italians.
Ciccio Longo is now nearly 80 and has been fishing the Straits of Messina all his life. But each year he catches fewer and fewer fish as the factory ships come in and destroy his traditional way of life. Narrated by Michael Pennington.
Starring Adolphe Menjou, Carole Landis
Wealthy playboy Drogo Gaines is committed to a "rest" home by his scheming fiance. On escaping with Colonel Carraway, they join a carnival.
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Col Carleton Carraway:
Starring Robert Ryan Aldo Ray
During the Korean War
Lieutenant Benson has to confront more than the obvious enemy while trying to guide his stricken platoon to safety.
Director Anthony Mann ● FILMS: pages 33-39
Spitalfields Market was an integral part of the East End of London for over 300 years.
Inaugurated by Royal Charter, it required a Parliamentary Bill to move three-and-a-half miles up the road.
The Rise and Fall of the Sussex Missing Link. Geoffrey Hinsliff tells the story of the daring and complicated fraud at Piltdown in Sussex. Seventy years ago a "missing link" between man and ape was elaborately forged and foisted on the scientific world.
It is the story of the ultimate debunking but how did it happen?
The final programme in the series looks at safety in the water.
Followed by Weekend Outlook
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The GA European Open from Sunningdale Golf Club. In addition to the total prize fund of E600,000, Ryder Cup points are at stake. Commentary by Peter Alliss , Bruce Critchley ,
Alex Hay , Clive Clark and Mike Hughesdon. Introduced by Steve Rider.
2.40 Stardom Stakes (lm)
3.10 Country Gentlemen's
Association Stakes Handicap (lm I
3.40 Abtrust Select Stakes (1 m 2f) Dancing Brave is a previous winner of this valuable event designed as a trial for the "Arc". Commentary by Peter O'Sullevan , Jimmy Lindley and John Hanmer. Introduced byjulian Wilson. Producer (golf) Alastair Scott Producer (racing) Chris Lewis
3.00pm News and Weather
and Regional News; Weather
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In this first pilot episode of Gerry Anderson 's series, Troy Tempest and his crew prepare to launch the Super Submarine. 0 TELETEXT SUBTITLES: page 888
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Classic tongue-in-cheek spy drama from the 60s.
Starring Robert Vaughn, David McCallum
UNCLE must destroy an all-powerful computer before it falls into the hands of the evil THRUSH empire.
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The first of a ten-part series of rock, pop, and rhythm and blues performances, featuring rare black-and-white archive material.
First Steps. Including the Springfields, Shadows, Beatles, and the Rolling Stones. Producer David Jeffcock
Executive producers John Archer and Michael Jackson ● STEREO
Joanna Coles of The Guardian reviews the week's press. A Granada production for BBCtv
Series on Asian affairs.
The Class of 92 - a Class
Divided. A British education for their children was a dream for many Asians. For some the dream came true, and Asians are generally represented as doing better in exams than white children, but this report exposes the conventional view as a myth.
Producer Fiona Charlton Hill
Series producer Charles Bruce ● STEREO
Geoff Hamilton and the team with the latest tips and stories. Series producer Rosemary Forgan Executive producer Tony Laryea
A Catalyst Television production for BBCtv ● GARDENING: page 14
The comedy sketch series.
With Louise Beattie , Gregor Fisher , Andy Gray ,
Helen Lederer , Tony Roper , Elaine C Smith and Jonathan Watson. Director Brian Jobson
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Last in the series about perceptions of good and bad taste in the British home.
That Little Bit Different. A look at how we all aspire to be a little bit different.
Producer John Alexander
Series producer Nicholas Barker
Alan Bennett gives his views on the architecturally exotic
County Arcade, Leeds, designed by Frank Matcham in 1900. Director David Hinton
Producer Ruth Rosenthal
With Francine Stock.
A new jazz series in which a star-studded international cast combines with the cream of Britain's young talent. This week keyboard player
Herbie Hancock and drummer Tony Williams share the studio with saxophonist Wayne Shorter and British pianist Jason Rebello. Series producer Kriss Rusmanis
Executive producer Michael Jackson ● STEREO
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Fellini's recollection of the impressions and events that dominated his childhood is shown as a tribute to producer Franco Cristaldi , who died in July this year.
Among his other Oscar-winning films is Cinema Paradiso. In
Italian with English subtitles.
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