Programme Index

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Frank Bough and Nick Ross invite you to make an early morning date with Britain's first breakfast tv programme.
News at 6.30, 7.0, 7.30, 8.0, 8.30 with headlines on the quarter hour Weather 6.31, 6.57, 7.27, 7.57, 8.27 Sport at 6.42, 7.18, 8.18
Regional news, weather and traffic at 6.45, 7.15, 7.45, 8.15
Review of the Papers and look ahead to the day at 7.32 and 8.32
Getting Britain Fit from 6.45 to 7.0 Tonight's TV between 7.15 and 7.30 Your Stars between 8.30 and 8.45
This is America from 7.45 to 8.0

Contributors

Unknown:
Frank Bough
Unknown:
Nick Ross

9.10 Rendez-vous: France Loisirs

9.27 One World: People on the Move

9.48 Look, Look and Look Again: Natural Details

10.10 Science Workshop: Basic Patterns A

10.32 Scene: Fido - Friend or Foe?

11.05 Near and Far: Streams and Rivers

11.30 Search
The Depression of the 1930s
Out of Work by Harri Webb
The first of three programmes looking at the problems that faced Wales in the Depression of the 1930s as seen through the eyes of one family, with Glyn Williams, William Thomas, Elisabeth Miles, David Purchase, Lorraine John, Andrew Morgan, Paul Rowlands.

11.55 Under the Weather
Behind the forecast

Contributors

Presenter ('Search'):
Dyfed Thomas
Designer ('Search'):
Ray Price
Director ('Search'):
Ray Brace
Producer ('Search'):
Gwynn Pritchard
Unknown ('Search'):
Harri Webb
Unknown ('Search'):
Glyn Williams
Unknown ('Search'):
William Thomas
Unknown ('Search'):
Elisabeth Miles
Unknown ('Search'):
David Purchase
Unknown ('Search'):
Lorraine John
Unknown ('Search'):
Andrew Morgan
Unknown ('Search'):
Paul Rowlands

A series for 4- and 5-year-olds
Mr B thinks that Dibs has spoilt his new hat on purpose but in fact it was an accident.
Book: Meg at Sea by JAN PIEN-KOWSKI and HELEN NICHOLL With MICHAEL BALFOUR

Contributors

Unknown:
Jan Pien-Kowski
Unknown:
Helen Nicholl
Unknown:
Michael Balfour

Regional Variations (2)

2.15 MusicTime. Copycats
2.40 Walrus. What Should I Do?
Tich and the Trifles by TONY PARKER With DAVID GARLICK , FAITH TINGLE
CAROLYN MOODY, BERNARD GALLAGHER KENNETH MIDWOOD ,
ANGELA CLEMENTS , MMOLOKI CHRYSTIE
CHARLES IMBER , TIMMY MALLETT Producer MORTON SURGUY

Contributors

Unknown:
Tony Parker
Unknown:
David Garlick
Unknown:
Bernard Gallagher
Unknown:
Kenneth Midwood
Unknown:
Angela Clements
Unknown:
Mmoloki Chrystie
Unknown:
Charles Imber
Unknown:
Timmy Mallett

Regional Variations (2)

The Afternoon Show

BBC One Scotland

The first of six vignettes from the 1981 Festival of Music and Dance, in Sidmouth, East Devon.
Featuring THE CARLISLE MORRIS MEN THE LOUGA FOLK ENSEMBLE (from Senegal)
KASAVA (from Czechoslovakia) ROGER WATSON
THE SHROPSHIRE BEDLAMS
Editor NIGEL PERRY
Producer TONY STAVEACRE: BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown:
Carlisle Morris
Unknown:
Roger Watson
Editor:
Nigel Perry

with Phil Drabble. A series of five programmes about working dogs.
PHIL DRABBLE visits the Quorn kennels in Leicestershire, cream of the hunting shires. Here the huntsman, Michael Farrin, gives him an insight into the private world of the foxhound pack.
Assistant producer ROBIN HELLIER Producer PETER CRAWFORD BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown:
Phil Drabble.
Unknown:
Michael Farrin
Producer:
Robin Hellier
Producer:
Peter Crawford

Look East, Look North
Look North West, Midlands Today South East at Six, Points West
South Today, Spotlight South West and at 6.25
Nationwide
Sue Lawley, Richard Kershaw and Hugh Scully on the news stories that matter and what they mean, with films and features from around the United Kingdom.
Including Speak for Yourself, the new weekly feature that lets you do just that. Sue Lawley goes through your letters to find out what you think of the way Britain's most popular current affairs programme handles the news.
(Regional details as Monday)

Contributors

Presenter:
Sue Lawley
Presenter:
Richard Kershaw
Presenter:
Hugh Scully

The latest news from the world of technology including a new kind of of cement that could be used to make aeroplanes. Presented by Judith Hann
Peter Macann , Maggie Pliilbin and Kieran Prendiville
Producers MARTIN MORDMORE , FIONA HOLMES CYNTHIA PACE. DAVID DUGAN Editor DAVID FILKIN

Contributors

Presented By:
Judith Hann
Presented By:
Peter MacAnn
Presented By:
Maggie Pliilbin
Presented By:
Kieran Prendiville
Producers:
Martin Mordmore
Producers:
Fiona Holmes
Unknown:
Cynthia Pace.
Unknown:
David Dugan
Editor:
David Filkin

Regional Variations (2)

Top of the Pops

BBC One London

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC One London

Janice Long and Pat Sharp present performances by The Belle Stars, Joe Cocker and Jennifer Warnes, Thompson Twins, Depeche Mode, Toto, Level 42, Michael Jackson and Central Line. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Janice Long
Presenter:
Pat Sharp
Producer:
Michael Hurll

Regional Variations (2)

Wildlife on One

The Passing of the Buck

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC One West

A rare glimpse of India's seldom-seen wildlife portrays the behaviour of the blackbuck, the most graceful of antelopes.

Regional Variations (2)

Cowboys Don't Shoot Straight-Like They Used To

BBC One Scotland

by ALEX SHEARER starring Robin Nedwell with David Battley
Jacqueline Tong , David Williams Special guest appearances by Michael Howard , Jack Watson
Having been ' promoted ' to office duties to keep him out of trouble, Harry finds that his genius is not being fully exploited and his only real challenge is facing the endless tedium. Until, that is, he mistakes the company chairman for a cleaner and joins him in a rather over-large brandy ...
Music DEREK WARNE
Film cameraman FRED HAMILTON Film editor HEATHER SMALL Designer DINAH WALKER
Produced and directed by ALAN j. w. BELL

Contributors

Unknown:
Alex Shearer
Unknown:
Robin Nedwell
Unknown:
David Battley
Unknown:
Jacqueline Tong
Unknown:
David Williams
Unknown:
Michael Howard
Unknown:
Jack Watson
Music:
Derek Warne
Unknown:
Fred Hamilton
Editor:
Heather Small
Designer:
Dinah Walker
Directed By:
Alan J. W. Bell
Harry:
Robin Nedwell
Shirley:
Jacqueline Tong
Mr Thomas:
Jack Watson
Ted:
David Battley
Reg:
David Williams
Man:
John Rudd
Mr Pilbeam:
Michael Howard
Mrs Western:
Alexandra Dane
Jean:
Victoria Harwood
Mary:
Frankie Cosgrave
Mr Mahoney:
Stuart Sherwin
Mr Cranford:
Grafton Radcliffe
Mr Taylor:
Arnold Peters

by A. J. CRONIN dramatised in ten parts by DON SHAW starring
Ben Cross , Clare Higgins
4: Aberalaw presents a new challenge to Andrew, but it proves initially unsuccessful when he refuses to issue sick certificates to men who are obviously faking.
Music composed by MICHAEL STUCKEY Studio sound RICHARD PARTRIDGE Script editor EVGENY GRIDNEFF Designer BARRY NEWBERY Producer KEN RIDDINGTON Director PETER JEFFERIES

Contributors

Unknown:
A. J. Cronin
Unknown:
Don Shaw
Unknown:
Ben Cross
Unknown:
Clare Higgins
Composed By:
Michael Stuckey
Unknown:
Richard Partridge
Editor:
Evgeny Gridneff
Designer:
Barry Newbery
Producer:
Ken Riddington
Director:
Peter Jefferies
Andrew Manson:
Ben Cross
Dr Llewellyn:
Raymond Bowers
Dai Forrest:
Dudley Jones
Glyn Jones:
Mike O'Malley
Ben Chenkin:
Mostyn Evans
Dr Urquhart:
James Copeland
Christine Manson:
Clare Higgins
Mrs Evans:
Eleanor Thomas
Mr Evans:
Ellis Jones
Nurse Lloyd:
Iona Banks
Richards:
Alaric Cotter
Davies:
Philip Raymond
Mr Owen:
Ray Smith
Professor Challis:
Buster Merryfield
Mrs Challis:
Peggy Ann Wood
Mrs Vaughan:
Jane How
Mr Vaughan:
Colin Baker
Con Boland:
Nlall Buggy
Mary Boland:
Virginia Fiol

with Sir Robin Day
Sixty minutes of argument and debate about the issues foremost in the news and public mind.
Sir Robin Day takes the chair at the Greenwood Theatre in South London with a panel of public personalities who face a specially invited audience from the general public.

Contributors

Chair:
Sir Robin Day
Producer:
Barbara Maxwell

Regional Variations (2)

Claire Rayner talks to two couples who were unable to have children. After many trials and disappointments Rose and Peter have accepted their childlessness. But Jane and Andy decided not to and have adopted a daughter, Katy.

Contributors

Presenter:
Claire Rayner
Film editor:
Peter Pierce
Researcher:
Mandy Cunliffe
Producer:
Bernard Adams

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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