The fourth of ten programmes
After rowing the Atlantic with Chay Blyth in 1966, JOHN RIDGWAY was looking for another challenge ... and found it in his School of Adventure, which he set up at Ardmore, not far from Cape Wrath.
Frank Delaney visits the School and assesses its success in the impact on the ' pupils
Producer JOCK GALLAGHER BBC Birmingham long wave only
Introduced by Sue MacGregor , including Profit and Pleasure: JILL COCHRANE checks up on the progress of the Women's Institute markets.
Dear Father Christmas:, ELAINE MOSS and MARY CADOGAN suggest some books for children. Secret Places (8) long wave only
Mother Care by TIM ASPINALL with Petra Malcolm as Rose and Elizabeth Bell as Kay Rose , a sixth-former at a girls' public school in London, is awaiting the results of a scholarship to Cambridge. When James and Kay, her thoroughly nice middle-class, liberal-minded parents learn that Rose is about to become a mother, they aren't quite sure how to react.
Directed by SHAUN MACLOUGHLIN BBC Bristol
written by DEBBIE COOK
(Repeated: Fri 1.40 pm) Cast for the week:
John Julius Norwich keeps a ' commonplace book ' from which, each year, he compiles a Christmas gift for his friends. In the first of six programmes he presents, with Artemis Cooper , some of his favourite poems from the collection.
Producer BRIAN PATTEN BBC Bristol
leader BARRY WILDE conducted by Christopher Seaman with Emanuel Ax (piano) direct from the City Hall, Newcastle upon Tyne Part 1
Haydn Symphony No 31, in D major (Horn Signal) Mozart Piano Concerto No 17, in G major (K 453)
The fourth of six talks given by people who have been on personal journeys of discovery. The naturalist,
Michael Clegg , curator of the Yorkshire Museum, York, talks about his journey through the natural world. Series producer DAVID PEET BBC Wales
There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a
historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any
given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the
understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time
- not those of today.
Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and
is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to
obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in
programmes, online etc.
This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers,
images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio
Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available
externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.