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Frank Bough and Nick Ross with the brightest start to the day - and to the weekend. Including the latest in pop videos with Mike Smith at
7.32; Lynn Faulds Wood presents Danger Watch - a consumer notebook; Steve Blacknell 's preview of weekend events in What's On; Glyn Worsnip 's reflections on the past week in Worsnip's Diary; Glynn Christian has weekend shopping advice from
Glynn's Barrow; and Alan Titchmarsh mans the phones to take your calls on those gardening problems - ring him on [number removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Frank Bough
Unknown:
Nick Ross
Unknown:
Mike Smith
Unknown:
Steve Blacknell
Unknown:
Glyn Worsnip
Unknown:
Glynn Christian
Unknown:
Alan Titchmarsh

with Richard Whitmore and Moira Stuart
Weather News MICHAEL FISH
12.57 Regional News (London and SE: Financial Report, and News Headlines with subtitles)

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Whitmore
Unknown:
Moira Stuart

Introduced by Richard Pitman
2.30 The Steel Plate and Sections Young 'Chasers Qualifier (2m 160yds)
3.0 The ArkeU Brewery
Handicap 'Chase (2m 160yds)
3.30 The Julians of Reading Ltd Hunters Steeplechase (3m) Commentators JULIAN WILSON and JOHN HANMER
Producer RICHARD TILLING

Contributors

Introduced By:
Richard Pitman
Commentators:
Julian Wilson
Commentators:
John Hanmer
Producer:
Richard Tilling

Richard Stilgoe chairs the final game in this year's computerised quiz - an international, no less, between WEST RUISLIP
AMERICAN SCHOOL, Ruislip and CHICHESTER CENTRAL CE JUNIOR SCHOOL, Chichester Featuring mystery guest Dr Freda Shawlboot and the final word in this year's giant anagram competition.
Format devised by ROBERT GOULD Designer CHRIS WEBSTER Producer IAN OLIVER

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Stilgoe
Unknown:
Dr Freda Shawlboot
Unknown:
Robert Gould
Designer:
Chris Webster
Producer:
Ian Oliver

Every Friday the Newsround team takes a closer look at one of the big stories, exciting events, or fascinating personalities that are making eye-catching news. With the World Ice Skating Championships due to start next week, Paul McDowell reports from Oberstdorf in Germany on: Britain's Medal Hopes -
Karen Barber and Nicky Slater The ice skating duo has been training extra hard to try and improve on their disappointing fourth position in the recent European Championships.

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul McDowell
Unknown:
Karen Barber
Unknown:
Nicky Slater

Regional Variations (2)

The Secret Garden

Episode 3: The Door in the Wall

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC One West

At last Mary finds the door in the wall, and behind it, more than she had even hoped for. But Misselthwaite Manor still holds on to its other secrets.

Regional Variations (2)

Interval

BBC One Wales

Presented by Mike Smith
Sarah Greene, Jan Ravens, and Nick Rowan report the show-business events of the week.
This week's Friday People include Les Dawson in the studio and Steve Wright - an unpredictable day in the life of Radio 1's craziest DJ.
Director BRUCE THOMPSON Producer JANE LUSH

Contributors

Presented By:
Mike Smith
Presented By:
Sarah Greene
Presented By:
Jan Ravens
Presented By:
Nick Rowan
Unknown:
Les Dawson
Unknown:
Steve Wright-An
Director:
Bruce Thompson
Producer:
Jane Lush

with Paul Daniels
Which of the six hopeful contestants can identify the words, picture or piece of music as the odd one out? Produced by arrangement with RALPH EDWARDS PRODUCTIONS and ACTION TIME LTD
Based on an original format devised by MARK MAXWELL-SMITH Sound MALCOLM JOHNSON Lighting HENRY BARBER Designer TONY SNOADEN Director DAVID TAYLOR Producer PAUL CIANI

Contributors

Unknown:
Paul Daniels
Arrangement With:
Ralph Edwards
Unknown:
Malcolm Johnson
Unknown:
Henry Barber
Designer:
Tony Snoaden
Director:
David Taylor
Producer:
Paul Ciani

Regional Variations (2)

The Beechgrove Garden

BBC One Scotland

The Velvet Jungle
The murder of a Mexican garment worker draws
Starsky and Hutch into the seedy world of illegal immigration.
Written by PARKE PERINE
Directed by EARL BELLAMY

Contributors

Written By:
Parke Perine
as Starsky starring Paul:
Michael Glaser
Hutch:
And David Soul
Huggy Bear:
Antonio Fargas
Capt Dobey:
Bernie Hamilton
Paco:
Jorge Cervera Jr
Sterling:
Biff McGuire
Harry Wheeling:
Cliff Osmond
Andrea:
Silvana Gallardo
Laura:
Sheila Lauritsen

by AGATHA CHRISTIE
Dramatised in three daily parts by ALAN PLATER with 2: Miss Marple's instinct once again proves all too true, and Inspector Craddock has to move fast.
(For full cast see Thursday page 56. Part 3 tomorrow night)
* CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown:
Agatha Christie
Unknown:
Alan Plater
Miss Marple:
Joan Hickson
as Miss Blacklock:
Ursula Howells
as Miss Bunner:
Renee Asherson
as Det Insp Craddock:
John Castle
as Mrs Easterbrook:
Sylvia Syms
as Miss Murgatroyd:
Joan Sims
as Colonel Easterbrook:
Ralph Michael
as Mrs Swettenham:
Mary Kerridge
as Miss Hinchcliffe:
Paola Dionisotti
as Det Sgt Fletcher:
Kevin Whately
Belle Goedler:
Joyce Carey

Regional Variations (2)

St David's Day Concert

BBC One Wales

Act II: 'Tis not strange that even our love should with our fortunes change
(Hamlet)
'I think Olivier's special genius on the stage is this extraordinary feeling of danger. Audiences sit on the edge of their seats wondering what the hell he is going to do next'
(JOHN MORTIMER )
In the second of three programmes,
Laurence Olivier 's Hamlet wins four Oscars and he is made the youngest knight in the acting profession.
Olivier and Vivien Leigh become the 'theatre royals' and dominate the showbiz firmament, concealing increasing personal problems.
Then -a dramatic change in his and the theatre's life. It was called The Entertainer. Film extracts from: Hamlet, A Streetcar Named Desire, The Entertainer and Spartacus.
Among those taking part are Sir John Gielgud. Stewart Granger , Sir Peter Hall ,
Charlton Heston , Bernard Levin , Jonathan Miller , Sir
John Mills , Terence Morgan , Tony Richardson ,
Jean Simmons , Peter Ustinov ,
Lady Walton, Terence Young Research JUDY BRAMWELL
Film editor MICHAEL CROZIER Produced by BRIDGET WINTER

Contributors

Unknown:
John Mortimer
Unknown:
Laurence Olivier
Unknown:
Vivien Leigh
Unknown:
Sir John Gielgud.
Unknown:
Stewart Granger
Unknown:
Sir Peter Hall
Unknown:
Charlton Heston
Unknown:
Bernard Levin
Unknown:
Jonathan Miller
Unknown:
John Mills
Unknown:
Terence Morgan
Unknown:
Tony Richardson
Unknown:
Jean Simmons
Unknown:
Peter Ustinov
Editor:
Michael Crozier
Produced By:
Bridget Winter

starring David Essex Adam Faith
Larry Hagman
Having finally made the break from home,
Jim becomes a full-time rock musician with The Straycats. With fairground hustler Mike as their road manager, the group soon hits the big time - with Jim as the main attraction. Gradually the pressures of work, high-powered money men and super-stardom take their toll on Jim ... David Essex continues his fine portrayal of the young singer from That'll Be the Day.
Screenplay by RAY CONNOLLY Produced by DAVID PUTTNAM , SANDY UEBERSON Directed by MICHAEL APTED
< FILMS: page 18

Contributors

Unknown:
David Essex
Unknown:
Adam Faith
Unknown:
Larry Hagman
Unknown:
David Essex
Unknown:
Ray Connolly
Produced By:
David Puttnam
Produced By:
Sandy Ueberson
Directed By:
Michael Apted
Jim MacLaine:
David Essex
Mike:
Adam Faith
Porter Lee Austin:
Larry Hagman
Danielle:
Ines Des Longchamps
Jeanette:
Rosalind Ayres
Colin Day:
Marty Wilde
TV interviewer:
Edd Byrnes
J D Clover:
Keith Moon
Alex:
Dave Edmunds
Johnny:
Paul Nicholas

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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