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9.0 Home Economics
Micronutrients
9.25 Higher Education
What Use is a Degree?
9.52 Merry-go-Round
Sex Education: Full Circle
This is the last of three sex-education programmes for 8- and 9-year-olds in schools. It deals with conception, the sexual differences between male and female bodies, and the function of the sex organs. It also shows the care of babies by .their parents.
10.15 Resource Units: Religious and Moral Education
A Different Road
10.40-10.45 Mindstretchers
Problem: Calendars
11.0 Hyn o Fyd
Byd Natur: Glas-y-Dorlan
(Nature: The Kingfisher. First shown on BBC Cymru/Wales)
11.22 Capricorn Game
A serial adventure: 3
11.40 Going to Work
Honesty at Work
12.5 pm Mindstretchers
Problem: Calendars

Regional Variations (2)

Sioncyn Sboncyn

BBC One Wales

A See-Saw programme Ladybird, Ladybird
The woodland is full of life-but you have to look closely. Wood ants, ladybirds, butterflies, hedge-hogs and mice go their way, sometimes crossing the path of Wag, the red setter.
Music and narration by DEREK GRIFFITHS
Research ROBIN HALDANE
Producer MICHAEL COLE
BBC videobooks, BBC Children's Favourites (BBCV 9000) and Beebtots (BBCV 9004), £29.95 each from retailers

Contributors

Producer:
Michael Cole

A series of ten programmes Presented by ANN LADBURY with designs by CAROLINE CHARLES
6: Ann Ladbury gives some hints on what to look for when buying a sewing machine, and how to deal with buttons and button-holes.

Contributors

Presented By:
Ann Ladbury
Unknown:
Caroline Charles
Unknown:
Ann Ladbury

Story The Man Who Took the Indoors Out by ARNOLD LOBEL Presenters
Elizabeth Millbank, Don Spencer
Pianist PAUL READE
Graphic designer JOANNA ISLES Designer DONAL WOODS
Written by DONNA BRYANT Producer JOHN M. A. LANE
Executive producer CYNTIIIA FELGATE

Contributors

Pianist:
Don Spencer
Pianist:
Paul Reade
Written By:
Donna Bryant
Producer:
John M. A. Lane
Producer:
Cyntiiia Felgate

A series of six programmes featuring some of Hollywood's great silent comedy stars. 4: Buster Keaton
Mark Curry takes a look at some of Buster Keaton 's funniest films, shows rare footage of Buster before he developed his expressionless type of humour to the full and explains how some of Keaton's funniest stunts were achieved.
Compiled by PHILIP JENKINSON Film editor PETER MARSH Director BRUCE RAWLINGS Producer john BUTTERY BBC Manchester

Contributors

Unknown:
Buster Keaton
Unknown:
Mark Curry
Unknown:
Buster Keaton
Unknown:
Philip Jenkinson
Editor:
Peter Marsh
Director:
Bruce Rawlings

with John Craven and Paul McDowell
Every Friday the Newsround team takes a closer look at one big issue that people really care about. John and Paul, helped by BBC reporters, bring the stories, cover the events and meet the personalities making your kind of news.
Editor eric ROWAN

Contributors

Unknown:
John Craven
Unknown:
Paul McDowell

Regional Variations (2)

Break in the Sun

BBC One Wales

Rivers: A series of five programmes 4: The Singapore River
At three miles long the Singapore River can hardly be called one of the world's mightiest! Yet this colourful and crowded stretch of water has been Singapore's heart since the days when her banks sheltered exotic eastern vessels sailing in on the trade winds with opium, silk and spices. Peter Purves explores the river and discovers how its history has shaped that of Singapore itself - the ' Crossroads of Asia'.
Written by DOROTHY smith
Producer SARAH HELLINGS

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Purves
Written By:
Dorothy Smith
Producer:
Sarah Hellings

Look East, Look North
Look North West, Midlands Today South East at Six
Spotlight South West
Points West, South Today and at 6.22
Nationwide
The current affairs programme which each weekday evening linKs London with the regions, presented by the Nationwide team of FRANK BOUGH , SUE LAWLEY, RICHARD KERSHAW and HUGH SCULLY. And at 6.45 Sportswide with Desmond Lynam

Contributors

Unknown:
Frank Bough
Unknown:
Richard Kershaw
Unknown:
Hugh Scully.
Unknown:
Desmond Lynam

Regional Variations (2)

by Jeremy Lloyd and David Croft
Starring Mollie Sugden as Mrs Slocombe, John Inman as Mr Humphries
co-starring Frank Thornton as Capt Peacock
featuring Wendy Richard as Miss Brahms, Nicholas Smith as Mr Rumbold, Mike Berry as Mr Spooner, Milo Sperber as Mr Grossman, Kenneth Waller as Old Mr Grace and Arthur English as Mr Harman

Old Mr Grace decrees that Grace Brothers should have a new 'in-house' magazine. Mr Humphries is chosen to be the editor.
(Repeat)

Contributors

Writer:
Jeremy Lloyd
Writer/Producer:
David Croft
Director:
John Kilby
Mrs Slocombe:
Mollie Sugden
Mr Humphries:
John Inman
Capt Peacock:
Frank Thornton
Miss Brahms:
Wendy Richard
Mr Rumbold:
Nicholas Smith
Mr Spooner:
Mike Berry
Mr Grossman:
Milo Sperber
Old Mr Grace:
Kenneth Waller
Mr Harman:
Arthur English
Secretary:
Debbie Linden
Nurse:
Vivienne Johnson
Man with moustache:
Michael Sharvell-Martin
Miss Hurst:
Jennifer Guy
Miss Hepburn:
Dawn Perllman
Miss Coleman:
Denise Distel

Regional Variations (2)

Pobol y Cwm

BBC One Wales

A quiz game with Paul Daniels.
Will last week's champion manage to beat the challenge of five new contestants as they all try to find which word, sound or object is the Odd One Out?
Produced by arrangement with RALPII EDWARDS PRODUCTIONS and ACTION TIME LTD
Based on an original format devised by MARK MAXWELL-SMITH Sound ALAN MACHIN
Lighting FRED WRIGHT Designer DACRE PUNT Director JOHN BISHOP
Producer ROGER ORDISII

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Daniels.
Arrangement With:
Ralpii Edwards
Unknown:
Alan MacHin
Unknown:
Wright Designer Dacre
Director:
John Bishop
Producer:
Roger Ordisii

Written by DEREK INGREY
A detective series in six episodes
5: Cook-In
All the victims had two things in common-they were middle-aged wealthy widows, and they adored the conman's cooking.
Producer JOE WATERS
Director LOVETT BICKFORD
Book (same title), f4.75 hardback, 90p paperback from booksellers

Contributors

Written By:
Derek Ingrey
Director:
Lovett Bickford
bet Chief Insp Nick Lewis:
Tom Adams
Kate Burton:
Sharon Mughan
Phil Strong:
Duggie Brown
David Stanley:
Michael Byrne
Jill Robbins:
Elizabeth Bodington
Francois Degas:
Joseph Charles
Penny Birch:
Shirley Dixon
Colonel Mason:
Anthony Dawes
Mrs Redman:
Yvonne Bonnamy
Mrs Armiger:
Rachael Herbert
Barman:
Michael Drew
M Lapointe:
Michael Anthony
Porter:
Cameron Miller

Barry Took presents more of your comments on BBC television programmes.
Producer BRIAN WOLSTENHOLME
Send your letters to: Points of View. BBC Television Centre. London W12 8QT Book (same title), fl.50, from booksellers

Contributors

Unknown:
Barry Took
Producer:
Brian Wolstenholme

A live outside broadcast from the National Exhibition Centre, Birmingham, of a concert given by Status Quo in the presence of HRH The Prince of Wales. The proceeds from the performance which marks Status Quo's 20th anniversary as an international group, will be donated to the Prince's Trust.
Introduced by TOMMY VANCE Executive producer JIM DUMIGHAN
Director JOHN G. SMITH BBC Birmingham producer DAVID WILLIAMS. BBC Birmingham

Contributors

Introduced By:
Tommy Vance
Producer:
Jim Dumighan
Producer:
David Williams.

Regional Variations (3)

Beechgrove Garden

BBC One Scotland

Music Makers

BBC One Wales

LONDON Maestro Denis Compton - Cricketer
The master of Middlesex, once the hero of England, re-lives his career. Denis Compton in conversation with Frank Keating.

SOUTH WEST Two Foot Tomorrow
In December 1980 Nick Castle broke his neck. This, the first of two films, shows his fight, not only to survive, but to rebuild his life.

SOUTH Southern Life
A topical series of film documentaries on the events, personalities and the stories in the South.

WEST Public Life
Bristol Airport: four years ago it was claimed that, unless millions of pounds were spent on expansion, Lulsgate might as well be closed. Graham Purches looks at its future.

MIDLANDS Straight Talk
Tim Brooke-Taylor , the 'Goodies' star, talks to Mike Dornan about his life and times.

EAST Weekend
The who, why, what, where and when of life in the Eastern Counties introduced by John Mountford.

NORTH WEST Home Ground: Don't Go Down the Mine Daddy
Today there are only eight collieries left in the Lancashire coalfield - and fewer than 8,000 miners work in them. But the potential for disaster remains. Presented by Brian Redhead

NORTH EAST As Others See Us
The last of four programmes in which Eric Robson and a panel of guests look at the image of the north as reflected on film.

NORTH One Plus One
Stanley Ellis of Leeds University talks to Ken Cooper about accents, dialects, and the changing nature of our language.

Contributors

Unknown:
Denis Compton
Unknown:
Frank Keating.
Unknown:
Nick Castle
Unknown:
Graham Purches
Unknown:
Tim Brooke-Taylor
Unknown:
Mike Dornan
Introduced By:
John Mountford.
Presented By:
Brian Redhead
Unknown:
Eric Robson
Unknown:
Stanley Ellis
Unknown:
Ken Cooper

Starring Ian Bannen, Judy Geeson

When Dr Shaw of Doomwatch arrives on a small island off the Cornish coast to investigate the effects of oil pollution, he encounters hostile villagers, frightened and suspicious of strangers. After stumbling upon a child's body hastily buried in the woods, he soon realises that the villagers have something to hide ...
Films: page 14 (First showing on British television)

Contributors

Screenplay:
Clive Exton
Based on the BBC television series by:
Kit Pedler
Based on the BBC television series by:
Gerry Davis
Producer:
Tony Tenser
Director:
Peter Sasby
Dr Del Shaw:
Ian Bannen
Victoria Brown:
Judy Geeson
Dr Quist:
John Paul
Dr Ridge:
Simon Oates
Admiral:
George Sanders
Hartwell:
Percy Herbert
Sir Henry Layton:
Geoffrey Keen
Vicar:
Joseph O'Conor
Mrs Straker:
Shelagh Fraser
Dr Fay Chantry:
Jean Trend
Bradley:
Joby Blanshard
Ferry skipper:
George Woodbridge
Brian Murray:
Brian Anthony
Mrs Murray:
Rita Davies
Bob Gillette:
James Cosmo

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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