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Views of young Asians on matters of social, cultural and political concern or conflict. Today we meet members of the Asian Youth Movement in Bradford.
Producer SALEEM SHAHED
Studio director KRISHAN GOULD BBC Birmingham

featuring JOHN CLEESE
ADRIENNE POSTA , ROSEMARY LEACH in We Can Work it Out
The second part of a two-part film showing how to make the office partnership run smoothly and effectively.

Contributors

Unknown:
John Cleese
Unknown:
Adrienne Posta
Unknown:
Rosemary Leach

A series of 19 programmes which aims to help mentally-handicapped people get more out of life.
17: Let's Go and Eat Out Presented by BRIAN RIX with VALERIE ANN LESTER

Contributors

Presented By:
Brian Rix
Unknown:
Valerie Ann Lester

The last of ten programmes on ways of improving race relations. Hands Across the Sea
Made in Amsterdam, Utrecht and London, this film is a comparative study on the basic question: how are colour barriers to be overcome in a multi-ethnic society?
Produced by BARBARA BERKOW
Series producer JOHN TWITCHIN

Contributors

Produced By:
Barbara Berkow
Producer:
John Twitchin

The church is a place of worship, even when there is no congregation present. Each building has something to say, some story to tell.
Today R. T. BROOKS is at Holy Cross Parish Church, Crediton, Devon. Singer and harper CHARLES GUARD
Television presentation by JOHN DOBSON Series producer RAYMOND short BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown:
R. T. Brooks
Presentation By:
John Dobson

Free Space
In the last of three programmes, CANON REX DAVIS of Lincoln Cathe dral uses the free space of a television studio to create an act of worship:
' Free space is not easy to fill. The idea is appealing: a studio, some friends, the creation of worship ... the simplicity is a challenge to exploration.'
Director GEORGE GREEN
Producer STEPHEN WHITTLE BBC Manchester

Contributors

Unknown:
Canon Rex Davis
Unknown:
Lincoln Cathe
Producer:
Stephen Whittle

With PHILIP WRIXON
DAN CHERRINGTON
Producer JOHN KENYON. BBC Birmingham
Weather for farmers BILL GILES

Contributors

Unknown:
Philip Wrixon
Unknown:
Dan Cherrington
Producer:
John Kenyon.
Unknown:
Bill Giles

Regional Variations (2)

Can Seo

BBC One Scotland

Unemployment
Factory closures are often in the news these days and much time is devoted to discussing their implications for the British economy. But what are the effects of unemployment on an individual's family life? ROY COATES and PAUL ELLIS were both made redundant last year, but the experience has changed their lives in completely different ways.
Family Network telephone numbers: North West: [number removed]
North East: Leeds (0532) [number removed]Midlands: [number removed]
London/East Anglia/Home Counties: Luton (0582) [number removed]
South East: Dorking (0306) [number removed]
South West: Gloucester (0452) [number removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Roy Coates
Unknown:
Paul Ellis

Today a final look at four useful and popular methods for remembering spelling. Presented by BARRY TOOK , and ANDREW SACHS with Manuel's special method of remembering spelling.
Adults wanting help with reading, writing or spelling can ring [number removed]or send their name and address to: [address removed]

Contributors

Presented By:
Barry Took
Presented By:
Andrew Sachs

Regional Variations (2)

The Skill of Lip-Reading

BBC One Wales

starring
Frank Sinatra , Debbie Reynolds David Wayne , Celeste Holm
Charlie Reader , a New York theatrical agent, is a great believer in safety in numbers and so, to avoid matrimonial entanglements, he maintains a generous number of girlfriends. All goes well until he meets Julie, a naive young actress, who's another great believer - in love and marriage. In this lively romantic comedy, Sinatra gives one of his most engaging performances - superbly supported by Celeste Holm , David Wayne and Debbie Reynolds.
Screenplay by JULIUS EPSTEIN from the play by MAX SHULMAN and ROBERT PAUL SIMON
Produced by LAWRENCE WEINGARTEN Directed by CHARLES WALTERS Films: page 19

Contributors

Unknown:
Frank Sinatra
Unknown:
Debbie Reynolds
Unknown:
David Wayne
Unknown:
Celeste Holm
Unknown:
Charlie Reader
Unknown:
Celeste Holm
Unknown:
David Wayne
Unknown:
Debbie Reynolds.
Unknown:
Julius Epstein
Play By:
Max Shulman
Play By:
Robert Paul Simon
Produced By:
Lawrence Weingarten
Directed By:
Charles Walters
Charlie Reader:
Frank Sinatra
Julie Gillis:
Debbie Reynolds
Joe McCall:
David Wayne
Sylvia Crewes:
Celeste Holm
Jessica:
Jarma Lewis
Poppy:
Lola Albright
Helen:
Carolyn Jones
Mr Loughran:
Tom Helmore

THE MOUSEKETEERS introduce a Pluto cartoon, Lend a Paw, and their guest LARRY GROCE joins them for a ' surprise day' of singing and songwriting.
Directed by DICK AMOS

Contributors

Unknown:
Larry Groce
Directed By:
Dick Amos

Apaches and the army; set for all-out war. With the High Chaparral caught in the middle of the conflict it seems that nothing can prevent the ranch and all its inhabitants from being wiped out.

Contributors

Big John Cannon:
Leif Erickson
Buck Cannon:
Cameron Mitchell
Victoria:
Linda Cristal
Manolito:
Henry Darrow

IAAF VIII World Cross Country Championships from the Hippodrome of Longchamp, Paris England, the defending champions, face a strong challenge from 30 countries, including the host nation France, the USSR and USA, for the Men's Senior Team title-the main race of the day.
JOHN TREACY , of Ireland, in the men's race and GRETE WAITZ , of Norway, in the women's event, are both attempting to win the individual titles for the third consecutive year. Commentators
RON PICKERING and STUART STOREY
TV presentation by the FRENCH TV SERVICE

Contributors

Unknown:
John Treacy
Unknown:
Grete Waitz
Unknown:
Ron Pickering
Unknown:
Stuart Storey

A series of eight programmes This week: Ely
In this series, Arthur Negus is joined by Angela Rippon and they go on the road with a team of Britain's leading experts. They meet the public informally and discuss treasured possessions brought along for their assessment.
The result is a programme filled with surprises and excitement as people discover the truth about objects that have, sometimes, been gathering dust for years. Perhaps the biggest surprise is that there are more ' finds ' than disappointments.
Director ROY CHAPMAN Producer ROBIN DRAKE BBC Bristot

Contributors

Unknown:
Arthur Negus
Unknown:
Angela Rippon
Director:
Roy Chapman
Producer:
Robin Drake

by H. G. WELLS
Dramatised in five episodes by JAMES ANDREW HALL starring
2: Polly's carefree life with his friends has ended with the departure of Parsons. Now he learns that his father is dead.
Music composed by STEPHEN DEUTSCH Script editor ALISTAIR BELL Designer SUSAN SPENCE Producer BARRY LETTS
Directed by LOVETT BICKFORD

Contributors

Unknown:
H. G. Wells
Unknown:
James Andrew Hall
Composed By:
Stephen Deutsch
Editor:
Alistair Bell
Designer:
Susan Spence
Producer:
Barry Letts
Directed By:
Lovett Bickford
Alfred Polly:
Andrew Sachs
Hinks:
John Clive
Mr Johnson:
Nigel Lambert
Mrs Johnson:
Ann Beach
Betsy:
Kim Clifford
Mrs Larkins:
Fanny Carby
Minnie:
Gay Soper
Annie:
Jenny McCracken
Mrs Punt:
Marcia Warren
Willie Punt:
Andrew Furlong
Male mourner:
Hugh Martin
Female mourner:
Anna Wing
Uncle Penstemon:
Richard Goolden
Podger:
John Quarmby
Christabel:
Glynis Barber
Christabel's friends:
Miranda Baker,
Christabel's friends:
Nichola Wigg

Regional Variations (2)

Coast to Coast

BBC One Scotland

from Grantham, Lincolnshire Introduced by Gerry Monte
It's said that when John Ruskin saw the west front of St Wulfram's he swooned ... The church's slender spire carries a magnificent peal of bells which is featured in this week's programme.
To BRIAN BUTTERY , the ' process of ringing is like a meditation ...'. He is among the choirs and congregations from local churches who sing their favourite hymns in what is reputedly one of England's most beautiful parish churches.
BBC Manchester
(For hymns see Monday at 3.15 pm)

Contributors

Introduced By:
Gerry Monte
Unknown:
John Ruskin
Unknown:
Brian Buttery

starring
James Stewart
Richard Attenborough
Peter Finch , Hardy Kruger Ernest Borgnine
Wi aircraft makes a forced landing in the desert, pilot Frank Towns is overcome by guilt. An Army officer, Captain Harris, organises a survival routine for the group as the water supplies reach danger level. Their chances of escape seem slim, but Dorfmann, a young German, has an extraordinary plan ...
Screenplay by LUKAS HELLER
From the novel by ELLESTON TREVOR Produced and directed by ROBERT ALDRICH. Films: page 19

Contributors

Unknown:
James Stewart
Unknown:
Richard Attenborough
Unknown:
Peter Finch
Unknown:
Hardy Kruger
Unknown:
Ernest Borgnine
Unknown:
Lukas Heller
Novel By:
Elleston Trevor
Directed By:
Robert Aldrich.
Frank Towns:
James Stewart
Lew Moran:
Richard Attenborough
Captain Harris:
Peter Finch
Heinrich Dorfmann:
Hardy Kruger
Trucker Cobb:
Ernest Borgnine
Crow:
Ian Bannen
Sergeant Watson:
Ronald Fraser
Dr Renaud:
Christian Marquand
Standish:
Dan Duryea
Bellamy:
George Kennedy
Gabrie!e:
Gabriele Tinti
Car!os:
Alex Montoya
TaSSO:
Peter Bravos
Bill:
William Aldrich
Farida:
Barhie Chase

A second chance to see Marti Webb singing her new album by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Don Black
"A show of unusual distinction" (The Guardian)
"Tender and tuneful. Herbert Chappell's production needed no tricks. The result was riveting" (The Times)
"A programme of wit, pathos, panache and musical elan." (Sunday Times)

Contributors

Singer:
Marti Webb
Music:
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Lyrics:
Don Black
Sound:
Anthony Philpott
Producer:
Herbert Chappell

Regional Variations (2)

Coast to Coast

BBC One Scotland

How do the convictions of ' controversialists ' connect with their religious faith?
Trevor Beeson meets Dr Rhodes Boyson , Conservative mp for Brent North , who believes, as a Christian, that the welfare state is turning us into a nation of ' moral pygmies '.
Producer PATTI STEEPLES
Series producer ANDREW BARR

Contributors

Unknown:
Trevor Beeson
Unknown:
Dr Rhodes Boyson
Unknown:
Brent North
Producer:
Andrew Barr

A series of 15 films 10: Half an Eternity
The Liberal Democratic Party has been in power for the last 25 years. But the conflict between government and opposition is still less important than conflict inside the ruling party. KOICHI KATO and JUNICHIRO KOIZUMI belong to different factions - groups of members -inside the LDP. A look at Japanese politics through their eyes.
Photography COLIN MUNN Film editor LARRY TOFT
Directed by LIBBY HALLIDAY Produced by HOWARD SMITH

Contributors

Unknown:
Koichi Kato
Unknown:
Junichiro Koizumi
Directed By:
Libby Halliday
Produced By:
Howard Smith

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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