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9.38 Discovering Science: Air as a Gas
Introduced by Michael Underwood

10.0 Merry-go-Round: A Night in Covent Garden
Introduced by Gabriel Woolf

10.25-10.45 Science Extra: Biology: Living in Rivers

11.0-11.20 British Social History: The Age of Steam: The mill children
Introduced by Robin Ray

11.30-11.55 New Horizons: Monkeys, Apes, and Men: Environment
Introduced by Caroline Medawar

12.5 Engineering Craft and Science: Unit 1: Engineering Materials: 2: What is Metal?
Introduced by D.R.C. Holmes

(Colour)

Contributors

Presenter (Discovering Science):
Michael Underwood
Producer (Discovering Science):
Geoffrey Hall
Script (Merry-go-Round):
Peter Pickering
Presenter (Merry-go-Round):
Gabriel Woolf
Producer (Merry-go-Round):
Claire Chovil
Narrator (Science Extra):
Jim Boucher
Producer (Science Extra):
Andrew Neal
Presenter (British Social History):
Robin Ray
Producer (British Social History):
John Radcliffe
Presenter (New Horizons):
Caroline Medawar
Producer (New Horizons):
Paul Mitchell
Presenter (Engineering Craft and Science):
D.R.C. Holmes
Producer (Engineering Craft and Science):
Nat Taylor

2.5 Science All Around: Time
Introduced by Fergus O'Kelly

2.30 Going to Work: Serving the Public

2.55 Science Extra: Physics: Collisions Analysed

3.20 Twentieth-Century Focus: The Scientist's Responsibility: 2: The Scientist and the Environment
Introduced by Derek Cooper

Contributors

Presenter (Science All Around):
Fergus O'Kelly
Producer (Science All Around):
Michael Coyle
Narration (Science Extra):
Tim Gudgin
Producer (Science Extra):
Robin Gwyn
Presenter (Twentieth-Century Focus):
Derek Cooper
Producer (Twentieth-Century Focus):
John Miller

A radio-active cylinder must be recovered from the sea but the divers' work is interrupted by sharks.

Contributors

From an original story by:
Neill Phillipson
Director:
Peter Maxwell
Ted King:
Joe James
Tracey Deane:
Rowena Wallace
Kip Young:
Ken James
Steve Gabo:
Harold Hopkins
Jack Meurauki:
George Assang

Regional Variations (2)

Heddiw

BBC One Wales

A contest in speed and wits between families from all over the United Kingdom
Introduced by Robert Robinson

The Frazer Family from Edinburgh v The Smith Family from Balerno, Midlothian

Contributors

Presenter:
Robert Robinson
Contestants:
The Frazer Family
Contestants:
The Smith Family
Director:
Patricia Wood
Producer:
Cecil Korer

by Leslie Duxbury
Starring James Ellis, John Slater, Derek Waring
with Ian Cullen, Douglas Fielding and Bernard Holley

Frank Livesey's an ex-prisoner. He's also getting on a bit. And easy money's hard to come by when you're nearly past it.
(For cast list see page 34)

Contributors

Writer:
Leslie Duxbury
Designer:
Valerie Warrender
Producer:
Ron Craddock
Director:
Noel Lidiard-White
Sgt Lynch:
James Ellis
Det-Sgt Stone:
John Slater
Insp Goss:
Derek Waring
PC Skinner:
Ian Cullen
PC Newcombe:
Bernard Holley

Regional Variations (2)

by Richard Waring
Starring Wendy Craig as Jennifer Corner, Ronald Hines as Henry Corner
with Fanny Rowe as Mother, Charlotte Mitchell as Mary, John Nettleton as The Rev John Pettifer

Jennifer excitedly plans the christening of the new baby, only to meet opposition...
(Colour)

Contributors

Writer:
Richard Waring
Signature Music:
Ronnie Hazlehurst
Incidental Music:
Dennis Wilson
Designer:
Gillian Howard
Producer:
Graeme Muir
Jennifer Corner:
Wendy Craig
Henry Corner:
Ronald Hines
Mother:
Fanny Rowe
Mary:
Charlotte Mitchell
The Rev John Pettifer:
John Nettleton
Perry:
Robert McBain
Harrison:
Richard Waring
Trudi:
Verina Greenlaw
Amanda:
Jill Riddick
Housekeeper:
Gilly Flower
The Rev Michael Martin:
Hugh Martin
Elderly Cleric:
Frederick Peisley

Television's top reporters close in on the most interesting topics of the day
Robin Day, Michael Charlton, Nicholas Harman, Alan Hart, Richard Kershaw, Robert MacNeil, Julian Pettifer
Tonight Panorama comes from the London Motor Show. More of us than ever before are buying foreign cars at a time when the British motor industry is struggling to recover from the effects of recent strikes.
(Profile of Julian Pettifer: page 0

Contributors

Reporter:
Robin Day
Reporter:
Michael Charlton
Reporter:
Nicholas Harman
Reporter:
Alan Hart
Reporter:
Richard Kershaw
Reporter:
Robert MacNeil
Reporter:
Julian Pettifer
Editor:
Brian Wenham

Written by Talbot Rothwell and Sid Colin
[Starring] Frankie Howerd
with Wallas Eaton as Ludicrus, Elizabeth Larner as Ammonia
and featuring Alan Curtis as Captain Bumshus

Contributors

Writer:
Talbot Rothwell
Writer:
Sid Colin
Music:
Alan Braden
Design:
Michael Young
Producer:
Sydney Lotterby
Lurcio:
Frankie Howerd
Ludicrus:
Wallas Eaton
Ammonia:
Elizabeth Larner
Nausius:
Kerry Gardner
Senna:
Jeanne Mockford
Lieutenant Preshus:
David Anderson
Captain Bumshus:
Alan Curtis
[Actress]:
Penny Beeching
[Actress]:
Lucienne Camille
[Actress]:
Monika Dietrich
[Actress]:
Jackie Leapman
[Actress]:
Anita Richardson
[Actress]:
Heather Wright

by Martin Worth
with Cyril Luckham, Ursula Howells, Susan Sheers
Guest star Angela Baddeley

An eccentric stowaway, a circus of the 1920s and some stone bananas cause Bersac to travel from port to port.

Contributors

Writer:
Martin Worth
Script Editor:
Donald Tosh
Designer:
Richard Henry
Producer:
Eric Price
Director:
Ben Rea
Trinka:
Angela Baddeley
Dryant:
Thomas Heathcote
Andre:
Robert Pitt
Captain Duval:
Frank Duncan
Paul Moncin:
Alfred Hoffman
Henri Bersac:
Cyril Luckham
Marcel Legrand:
Jack Lambert
Luigi:
Cyril Shaps
Gerard:
David Munro
Mme Bersac:
Ursula Howells
Michelle Corbon:
Susan Sheers
Mme Paumelle:
Hilary Mason
Franchise Paumelle:
Ann Curthoys

A daily look at what matters in the news and out of it
Presented all this week by David Dimbleby with the latest news in pictures and with on-the-spot reports by Bernard Falk, David Lomax, James Hogg, Tom Mangold, Denis Tuohy and special contributions from Keith Kyle and Robert McKenzie

Contributors

Presenter:
David Dimbleby
Reporter:
Bernard Falk
Reporter:
David Lomax
Reporter:
James Hogg
Reporter:
Tom Mangold
Reporter:
Denis Tuohy
Reporter:
Keith Kyle
Reporter:
Robert McKenzie
Producer of the Week:
Gordon Watts
Editor:
Anthony Smith

Regional Variations (2)

Everyday life in a Great House

In 1769 John Parker brought his new bride Therese to live at Saltram House, near Plymouth. Their letters reveal the story of a tragically short marriage and the house recalls their hopes and ambitions and their way of life.

Contributors

Script:
Ronald Fletcher
Direction:
Ray Colley
Production:
Victor Poole

BBC One London

About BBC One

BBC One is a TV channel that started broadcasting on the 20th April 1964. It replaced BBC Television.

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