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by PETER FIRMIN and OLIVER POSTGATE with music by SANDRA KERR and JOHN FAULKNER
Bagpuss, an old cloth cat, lives with his friends in the window of Emily's shop ... where anything can happen.

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Firmin
Unknown:
Oliver Postgate
Music By:
Sandra Kerr
Music By:
John Faulkner

A series of 20 programmes
Learn a little Russian and look at daily life in the Soviet Union.
18: How do you feel? How Russians try to stay healthy, and what they do when they fall ill - a visit to a Soviet polyclinic.
And Goodbye, Summer: Episode 13
Drama script ALISTAIR BEATON Film editor RICHARD SIDWELL Producer TERRY DOYLE
Records: pack of three £10.64, or cassettes, pack of three £9.49; book (same title), £5.50, from bookshops

Contributors

Script:
Alistair Beaton
Producer:
Terry Doyle

A series of four programmes 3: Teachers in Industry
Industry complains that teachers are out of touch with the world of work. BRIAN REDHEAD talks to four senior teachers who were seconded to work for a year, full-time, in industry.
Researcher MIKE HUTCHINSON Producer IAN WOOLF
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Contributors

Unknown:
Mike Hutchinson
Producer:
Ian Woolf

ADAM HOPKINS in conversation with RICHARD HOGCART
Why does it matter that only one per cent of the total education budget is spent on the education of adults? What should and could all adults be learning that might enrich their lives?
Director PAULA GILDER
Producer JENNY ROGERS

Contributors

Director:
Paula Gilder
Producer:
Jenny Rogers

from the City Temple, Cardiff
This year the Elim Pentecostal Church, in the capital city of Wales, celebrates its 50th anniversary. The service is led by PASTOR ALEXANDER TEE.
Preacher THE REV J. G. COOPER
' Today, we celebrate the anniversary of the coming of the Holy Spirit to the Church of Jesus Christ. On this very special day, we must ask ourselves the vital question, why did the Holy Spirit come? '
COME ALIVE CHOIR conductor GRACE WOOD Organist MARY LLOYD
Pianist MARJORIE CLAPHAM
Introduced by BARRY LYNCH
This is the day; The head that once was crowned with thorns; I stand amazed in their presence; With harps and with viols.
Television presentation by HUW BRIAN WILLIAMS

Contributors

Unknown:
J. G. Cooper
Unknown:
Jesus Christ.
Organist:
Mary Lloyd
Pianist:
Marjorie Clapham
Introduced By:
Barry Lynch
Presentation By:
Huw Brian Williams

with Roy Hudd and Irene Thomas
Food on a budget and home-nursing tips from the Red Cross are two items in this week's programme, plus Pensioners in Europe. Ann Clwyd, MEP for South and Mid Wales, is asked to make some comparisons.

Contributors

Presenter:
Roy Hudd
Presenter:
Irene Thomas
Guest:
Ann Clwyd
Director:
Giles Oakley
Producer:
Brigit Barry

A second-stage Italian language series: ten programmes looking at Italy today. 7: Napoli - Pompeii Presented by DENIS MACK SMITH
Produced by MADDALENA FAGANDINI

Contributors

Presented By:
Denis MacK Smith
Produced By:
Maddalena Fagandini

featuring the news and views, politics and practice of those involved with the land. with PHILIP WRIXON
DAN CHERRINGTON
Producer JOHN KENYON. BBC Birmingham
Weather for farmers JIM BACON

Contributors

Unknown:
Philip Wrixon
Unknown:
Dan Cherrington
Producer:
John Kenyon.
Unknown:
Jim Bacon

A series of ten programmes, spanning six centuries, which features Arthur Negus enjoying his favourite subject -furniture. The story, set against the background of historical events, illustrates the many influences that create the style of a period.
1: Medieval and Elizabethan
The emergence of a distinctive English style in keeping with the bold buccaneering spirit of the age. Presented by HUGH SCULLY
Production PAUL SMITH , ROBIN DRAKE
BBC Bristol (First broadcast on BBC2)
Book (same title), £6.00, from bookshops

Contributors

Unknown:
Arthur Negus
Presented By:
Hugh Scully
Unknown:
Paul Smith
Unknown:
Robin Drake

Regional Variations (2)

concludes the season of classic British war films starring
Tommy Trinder , James Mason with Mervyn Johns , Philippa Hiatt Finlay Currie , Philip Friend Meriel Forbes
Ealing Studios' tribute to the men and women of the London Fire Brigade and the Auxiliary Fire Service vividly portrays the heroic exploits of an East End fire-fighting unit during the London Blitz. Tommy Trinder and James Mason star in this lively comedy drama as two of the firemen ready to answer the call whenever the bells go down.
Screenplay by STEPHEN BLACK , ROGER MACDOUGALL Produced by MICHAEL BALCON Directed by BASIL DEARDEN tBlack and white) Films: page 19

Contributors

Unknown:
Tommy Trinder
Unknown:
James Mason
Unknown:
Mervyn Johns
Unknown:
Philippa Hiatt
Unknown:
Finlay Currie
Unknown:
Tommy Trinder
Unknown:
James Mason
Play By:
Stephen Black
Unknown:
Roger MacDougall
Produced By:
Michael Balcon
Directed By:
Basil Dearden
Tommy Turk:
Tommy Trinder
Ted Robbins:
James Mason
Bob:
Philip Friend
Sam:
Mervyn Johns
Brookes:
Billy Hartnell
DO MacFarlane:
Finlay Currie
Nan:
Philippa Hiatt
Susie:
Meriel Forbes
Ma Turk:
Beatrice Varley
Pa Robbins:
Norman Pierce
Ma Robbins:
Muriel George

Introduced by Frank Bough featuring
International Golf
The Sun Alliance PGA Championship from Royal St Georges, Sandwich
The third round of this E70,000 tournament, in which British4)pen and US Masters champion SEVERIANO BALLESTEROS competes against a top-class field, including the four previous winners of the title.
Commentators PETER ALLISS CLIVE CLARK and ALEX HAY

Swimming from the Derby Baths, Blackpool
The ASA National Championships This afternoon's finals feature some of Britain's most famous swimmers - in the 100m Breast-stroke, MARGARET KELLY , who has recorded the fastest time in the world for this event so far this year; and in the 100m Butterfly, PHILIP HUBBLE, who has just returned from the USA.
Organised by the ASA in association with Optrex. Commentators
ALAN WEEKS and HAMILTON BLAND

International Show Jumping from Hickstead
The Lambert and Butler Grand Prix
Prize money of E15,000 is on offer to the Olympic-class field of international riders. The competition is decided on aggregate faults over two rounds and, if necessary, one jump-off against the clock.
Commentators DORIAN WILLIAMS and RAYMOND BROOKS-WARD

tv presentation: Golf DAVID KENNING RICHARD TILLING and ALASTAIR SCOTT Swimming JOHNNIE WATHERSTON Show Jumping FRED VINER
Producer Grandstand MARTIN HOPKINS
Editor Grandstand HAROLD ANDERSON

Contributors

Introduced By:
Frank Bough
Unknown:
Severiano Ballesteros
Commentators:
Peter Alliss
Commentators:
Clive Clark
Unknown:
Margaret Kelly
Commentators:
Dorian Williams
Commentators:
Raymond Brooks-Ward
Unknown:
David Kenning
Unknown:
Richard Tilling
Unknown:
Alastair Scott
Unknown:
Swimming Johnnie Watherston
Unknown:
Harold Anderson

by NEIL MUNRO , dramatised in six parts by TOM WRIGHT
3: Count Victor, in Scotland to find the mysterious Drimdarroch, begins to suspect his host, Baron Lamond. After the trial of James Stewart , Doom Castle is attacked by clansmen dressed in the outlawed tartan and Victor finds himself face-to-face with an old enemy.
Flute theme composed by GEORGE MCILWHAM Designers HELEN RAE , BOB SMART Producer PHARIC MACLAREN
Directed by PETER MOFFATT. BBC Scotland

Contributors

Unknown:
Neil Munro
Unknown:
James Stewart
Composed By:
George McIlwham
Designers:
Helen Rae
Producer:
Pharic MacLaren
Directed By:
Peter Moffatt.
Count Victor:
Ian Saynor
Baron Lamond:
Victor Carin
Sim MacTaggart:
Paul Young
Duke of Argyll:
Robert James
Olivia:
Valerie Fyfer
MacCullum:
Derek Anders
Mungo:
Freddie Earlle
Petullo:
Angus Lennie
Kate Petullo:
Juliet Cadzow
Black Andy:
Jeff Norton

Regional Variations (2)

Scotspraise

BBC One Scotland

for Whitsuntide from Sutton, Surrey
Introduced by Michael Barratt
This week's programme in Christ Church opens with 700 people from some 15 of Sutton's churches offering each other the sign of peace as they sing ' We are one in the spirit'. An Anglican, a Baptist, a Roman Catholic, a Pentecostal and a member of the Salvation Army all contribute to the Whitsun scene by talking about their experience of the saving, healing power of the Holy Spirit.
We are one in the spirit; Come thou Holy Spirit, come (Veni Sancte Spiritus): My song is love unknown (Love Unknown); Love divine, all loves excelling (Blaenwern): Make me a channel of your peace; Amazing grace; Oh boundless salvation (My Jesus I love thee); Breathe on me, breath of God (Carlisle) Organist DAVID GAMMIE
Conductor RICHARD STANGROOM
Prayer and blessing THE REV JOHN HACKETT Producer RALPH ROLLS
Series producer RAYMOND SHORT

Contributors

Introduced By:
Michael Barratt
Unknown:
John Hackett

Let's Make a Killing by JOHN BRASON starring with The MoD shipment goes to Africa. There Blair and Mason find out all is not as it seems ...
Series devised by ERIC PAICE , N. J CRISP Script editor JOHN BRASON Designer MYLES LANG
Producer GERARD GLAISTER Director MARC MILLER

Contributors

Unknown:
John Brason
Unknown:
Eric Paice
Unknown:
N. J Crisp
Editor:
John Brason
Designer:
Myles Lang
Producer:
Gerard Glaister
Director:
Marc Miller
Tony Blair:
Bryan Marshall
Janet Blair:
Shirley Anne Field
Charles Burton:
Clifford Rose
Monica Burton:
Pamela Salem
Kim Hayward:
Carolyn Courage
Ray Mason:
Mark Jones
Paul Blair:
Cecil Humphreys
Mogawa:
Gordon Case
Admiral Harkness:
Noel Johnson
Nasir:
Marc Zuber

starringwith
Dickens's famous story was turned into a highly-successful stage musical by Lionel Bart , and Carol Reed 's film version won six Academy Awards. The memorable musical numbers include ' Food, glorious food ', ' Consider yourself ', ' You've got to pick a pocket or two ' and ' As long a& he needs me'.
Screenplay by VERNON HARRIS
Music and lyrics by LIONEL BART Produced by JOHN WOOLF
Directed by CAROL REED. Films, page 19

Contributors

Unknown:
Lionel Bart
Unknown:
Carol Reed
Unknown:
Vernon Harris
Produced By:
John Woolf
Directed By:
Carol Reed.
Fagin:
Ron Moody
Bill Sikes:
Oliver Reed
Mr Bumble:
Harry Secombe
Nancy:
Shani Wallis
Oliver:
Mark Lester
the Artful Dodger:
Jack Wild
The Magistrate:
Hugh Griffith
Charlie Bates:
Clive Moss
Widow Corney:
Peggy Mount
Mr Sowerberry:
Leonard Rossiter
Mr Brownlow:
Joseph O'Conor
Mrs Sowerberry:
Hylda Baker
Bet:
Sheila White
Noah Claypole:
Kenneth Cranham
Mrs Bedwin:
Megs Jenkins
Dr Grimwig:
Wensley Pithey
Jessop:
James Hayter
Chairman:
Fred Emney
Charlotte:
Elizabeth Knight
Oliver's mother:
Veronica Page

Regional Variations (2)

Assembly Retrospect

BBC One Scotland

At the heart of the events which make news lie deeper concerns: the principles on which decisions are based, the effective values and beliefs which are shaping society. In this week's filmed report, Peter France considers, with those most directly concerned, the strengths and weaknesses of the values behind this week's headlines.
Film editor MICHAEL ALOOF
Producers DAVID M. THOMPSON and COLIN CAMERON

Contributors

Producers:
David M. Thompson
Producers:
Colin Cameron

A series of five programmes in which writers of science fiction talk about their work - the imaginative futures that are becoming the characteristic literature of our technological age.
1: As the guests of their fans, science-fiction writers gathered at the world Science Fiction Convention held in Brighton over the August Bank Holiday weekend.
Director FRANK ASH
Producer BRENDA HORSFIELD

Contributors

Producer:
Brenda Horsfield

The Sun Alliance
PGA Championship from
Royal St Georges,
Sandwich HARRY CARPENTER introduces highlights of the third round of this E70,000 tournament.
Commentators PETER ALLISS CLIVE CLARK and ALEX HAY
Television presentation
RICHARD TILLING and AI.ASTAIR SCOTT Editor DAVID KENNING

Contributors

Introduces:
Sandwich Harry Carpenter
Commentators:
Peter Alliss
Commentators:
Clive Clark
Unknown:
Richard Tilling
Unknown:
Astair Scott
Editor:
David Kenning

BBC One London

About BBC One

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