Today: Farming with John Mountford between 6.30 and 7.0
The Breakfast Time Doctor between 8.30 and 9.0
Cooking with Glynn Christian between 6.45 and 9.0
Presented by the children of the Belfast Why Don't You....? gang
with BILL HARTSTON
with Andrew Burt. The Lightkeepers by ELIZABETH RENIER : 1
Carol Chell , Brian Jameson Story: Mog's Christmas by JUDITH KERB
A See-Saw programme
A two-part adventure story starring Ronny Howard as Chris Long, Earl Holliman as Cal Fitch, Jacqueline Scott as Fran Long, Pamela Ferdin as Susie Long
When Chris Long discovers a wounded German Shepherd dog he's determined to keep it a secret - especially from his stepfather Cal.
A Walt Disney production
(Part 2 tomorrow at 11.20 am) (Repeat)
John Noakes takes the wheel in the high-speed world of motor racing.
Producer DAVID BROWN. BBC Manchester
with Richard Whitmore Weather IAN MCCARKILL
12.42 Regional news
(London and SE: Financial Report, and News Headlines with subtitles)
[Starring] Lorne Greene as Ben Cartwright, Dan Blocker as Hoss Cartwright, Michael Landon as Little Joe Cartwright, Mitch Voegl as Jamie
A vagrant, given temporary shelter on the Ponderosa, deceives Jamie into believing he was a friend of his father's. While Jamie considers taking to the road with his new friend the latter has other more settled plans.
starring Dick Robinson
Sam Monroe lives alone in the panoramic splendour of the Canadian Rockies among the wild animals he loves. When 'Jenny', a mother timber wolf is shot dead from a passing plane, Sam rescues the orphaned pups.
Screenplay by john mahon
Produced by DICK ROBINSON and JOHN MAHON Directed by dick robinson
(First showing on British television) Christmas Films: page 15
2: Wiv a Little Bit o'Luck
'When I was a child, I was sent to school in England, and I'd seen him in the theatre and grew up loving Stanley Holloway. So when we were casting the part of the dustman in My Fair Lady, the first person I thought of was Stanley Holloway. '
(ALAN JAY LERNER. lyricist My Fair Lady) with Alan Jay Lerner Julie Andrews
Wilfrid Hyde White
Douglas Fairbanks Jr and his wife and sons
Programme narrated by Alan Jay Lerner
Film editor PIERS JESSOP
Written and produced by BRIDGET WINTER
with Colin Jeavons , Roy Kinnear Yolande Palfrey , Simon Shepherd The 13 Clocks by JAMES THURBER : part 2
Subtitles on Ceefax page 170
with Simon Groom, Peter Duncan and Janet Ellis
1983 was the year Blue Peter took off! Remember when Simon went spinning upside-down in a jet at 40,000 feet, Peter flew through the air on a flying trapeze, and Janet risked life and limb on her first parachute jump? The year's special guests included Pele, Bonnie Langford, Elton John, the Prime Minister through the voice of 16-year-old Linda Kemery and Torvill and Dean.
Editor BIDDY BAXTER
Richard Whitmore ; Weatherman
London and South East only: Cartoon Alias St Nick
All other English Regions:
Henry Cooper and Cliff Morgan make a nostalgic comeback as captains in this seasonal special.
Max Boyce , Georgie Fame , Lennie Bennett and Anita Harris are the , celebrity guests.
Questionmaster David Coleman
Director PETER HAYWARD Producer MIKE ADLEY
Presented by Peter Macann
Judith Hann , Maggie Philbin and Kieran Prendiville
1984 looms closer but things aren't quite how George Orwell predicted. Other novelists have had ideas on the future -so how close are we to their world of brave new babies and comic book space travel?.
Producers DAVID DUGAN. CYNTHIA PAGE, FIONA HOLMES Studio director MARTIN MORTIMORE Editor DAVID FILKIN
Wildlife in Colour for Christmas with David Attenborough, David Bellamy and Andrew Sachs
Were dinosaurs blue and yellow striped? What's the connection between Christmas decorations and the flamboyant displays of birds of paradise? Are zebras striped to stop them being run over? In this extravagance of nature's colours David Attenborough explores the secrets of animal colours, David Bellamy discovers that some cats go black in the cold and Andrew Sachs seeks to fulfil his lifelong ambition to be David Attenborough.
with John Humphrys ; Weatherman
[Starring] Phil Silvers as Sergeant Bilko
Can Bilko have discovered the secret of rejuvenation in a mixture of apple-jack and crankcase oil?
An International Golf Challenge
The third match of a series between leading American women golfers JOANNE CARNER and SANDRA HAYNIE and two of the world's leading men, Germany's BERNHARD LANGER and Australia's GREG NORMAN. The matches are played over the Duke's Course at the Woburn Golf and Country Club. Today's match is between Greg Norman and Sandra Haynie
Commentator PETER ALLISS
Assistant producer PETER ALLISS Director Richard TILLING
Executive producer HAROLD ANDERSON