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A series of six programmes
Introduced by Joan Bakewell 5: Supporting Features
The Victorian age was the age of steel - from the Crystal Palace to the crinoline. Skirts could measure five yards round the hem and needed strong foundations.
In the programme, actual clothes from the Victorian period, in all their intricate detail, are compared to costumes designed for The Charge of the Light Brigade and The Pallisers.
Series devised by JANET ARNOLD Producer MARGARET MCCALL Director JULIA MATHESON

Contributors

Introduced By:
Joan Bakewell
Unknown:
Janet Arnold
Producer:
Margaret McCall
Director:
Julia Matheson

Derek Cooper surveys the Scottish countryside. A Head for Heights
That's a basic necessity for the men who maintain the National Grid across Galloway's wildest country.
Away for it all?
Almost three years ago, the Gerrard family came to live on the island of Pabay, off Skye. Rather than ' opting out' of life, they appear to have been involved in something far bigger.
Director JOCK MEARNS
Producer MICHAEL MARSHALL BBC Scotland - Aberdeen

Contributors

Unknown:
Derek Cooper
Producer:
Michael Marshall

5: Elephants with Tony Soper and Eva von Rueber-Staier
Director ALAN STROWGER
Producer JOHN SPARKS (Bristol)

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Soper
Unknown:
Eva von Rueber-Staier
Director:
Alan Strowger
Producer:
John Sparks

with Blain Fairman Eskimo Myths by RAMONA MAHER Today:
The Hard-Hearted Rich Man
Pictures by CAROL JONES
Adapted and directed by PAUL STONE Producer DAPHNE JONES
Executive producer ANNA HOME

Contributors

Unknown:
Blain Fairman
Unknown:
Eskimo Myths
Unknown:
Ramona Maher
Unknown:
Carol Jones
Directed By:
Paul Stone
Producer:
Daphne Jones

Introduced by Michael Aspel with Peter Glaze
Don MacLean , Jacqueline Clarke
Script BOB HEDLEY. BOB BLOCK. TONY HARt Music BERT HAYES AND HIS ORCHESTRA Designer RICHARD MORRIS Director BILL WILSON Producer robin NASH

Contributors

Introduced By:
Michael Aspel
Unknown:
Peter Glaze
Unknown:
Don MacLean
Unknown:
Jacqueline Clarke
Script:
Bob Hedley.
Unknown:
Tony Hart
Music:
Bert Hayes
Designer:
Richard Morris
Director:
Bill Wilson

featuring
The Boxing Finals
HARRY CARPENTER reports on a great day of amateur boxing in the Canterbury Court arena, as the gold medals are decided at all weights.
Swimming Finals
ALAN WEEKS With SHANE GOULD reports from the Queen Elizabeth II Pool where nine gold medals were won today.
400m Individual Medley (Women)
100m Backstroke (Men)
100m Breaststroke (Men) 1500m Freestyle (Men)
400m Freestyle (Women)
High among England's hopes is Christine Jarvis in the 100m breaststroke, but she faces tough opposition from Australia's
Beverley Whitfield
100m Breaststroke (Women) 200m Backstroke (Women)
4 x 100m Medley Relay (Men) Highboard Diving (Men)
PETER WEST and DAVID VINE report on today's other events in Christchurch, NZ, including bowls. Introduced by Frank Bough Production team ALAN MOUNCER FRED Vl'NER, RICHARD TILLING MICHAEL DOLBEAR , BOB DUNCAN Presented by BRIAN VENNER
Editors A. p. Wilkinson and ALAN HART

Contributors

Unknown:
Harry Carpenter
Unknown:
Shane Gould
Unknown:
Christine Jarvis
Unknown:
Beverley Whitfield
Introduced By:
Frank Bough
Unknown:
Alan Mouncer
Unknown:
Richard Tilling
Unknown:
Michael Dolbear
Unknown:
Bob Duncan
Presented By:
Brian Venner
Unknown:
Alan Hart

Regional Variations (3)

The Good Old Days

BBC One London

Cywain

BBC One Wales

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC One London

Leonard Sachs presents the old-time music hall show from the City Varieties Theatre, Leeds. With Terry Scott, Georgia Brown, Ray Allen, Michel Gallois and Los Gauchos. Show more

from Zagreb
The Ice Dance Championship
For years British couples led the world in this most graceful of skating competitions. The British champions, HILARY GREEN and GLYN WATTS , will be hoping to improve on last year's bronze medal. Commentators
TONY GUBBA and HAIG OUNDJIAN
Television presentation by the YUGOSLAV TELEVISION SERVICE

Contributors

Unknown:
Glyn Watts

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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