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The Search
The Ewing boys go off to South America.
Written by ARTHUR BERNARD LEWIS Directed by IRVING J. MOORE (R)

Contributors

Written By:
Arthur Bernard Lewis
Directed By:
Irving J. Moore

The wind blows the reeds, and blows the trees
Now which stands the longest,
If you please?
Presenters Carol Chell and Fred Harris
Story: The Oak and the Reed (traditional) adapted by MICHAEL COLE

Contributors

Presenters:
Carol Chell
Presenters:
Fred Harris
Adapted By:
Michael Cole

Pattie Coldwell introduces the last of the series and helps Harry Greene to erect some garden fencing. The team also look at timber treatments and What's in Store reviews some of the latest products and gadgets, including smoke detectors.
Designer Gilly Love achieves a new look for summer in the sitting room and Rick Ball puts viewers' top tips to the test.
Producer ANDREW MEIKLE
Series producer STEPHANIE SILK BBC Pebble Mill (R)
Letters and fact sheet requests with large sae please to: [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Harry Greene
Designer:
Gilly Love
Designer:
Rick Ball

Corsham Court, Wiltshire In the family home of the Lord Methuen, Arthur and his guest, porcelain expert
Henry Sandon , admire a fine 18th-century dinner service, made in the Worcester factory but decorated by James Giles of London.
Corsham is also the home of the famous Cobb commode with its exquisite inlay and ormolu work, and exceptional 18th-century mirrors by Robert Adam and Thomas Johnson. (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
Henry Sandon
Unknown:
James Giles
Unknown:
Robert Adam
Unknown:
Thomas Johnson.

Gently Smiling Jaws Narrated by David Attenborough
With sinister grin, powerful jaws and fearsome reputation, Nile crocodiles are, to most of us, creatures to be avoided.
But naturalist Tony Pooley has made a remarkable observation which shows that this living relative of the dinosaur can be a caring and sensitive creature, using its mouth to cradle its young as well as to crush its prey. What's more, they come when they're called! Filmed and directed by RODNEY BORLAND
Written and produced by ADRIAN WARREN (R)
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Contributors

Unknown:
David Attenborough
Unknown:
Tony Pooley
Directed By:
Rodney Borland
Produced By:
Adrian Warren

The Lawn Tennis Championships
The men's singles quarter-finals were due to be completed this afternoon.
Will Wimbledon keep up its recent tradition of providing an unseeded semi-finalist? Commentators
DAN MASKELL , JOHN BARRETT GERALD WILLIAMS
BARRY DAVIES
MARK COX. BILL
THRELFALL ANN JONES and VIRGINIA WADE

Contributors

Unknown:
Dan Maskell
Unknown:
John Barrett
Unknown:
Gerald Williams
Unknown:
Barry Davies
Unknown:
Threlfall Ann Jones

Phillip Schofield - starting with
The Puppy's New Adventures: Treasure of the Ancient Ruins
A cartoon adventure series about Petey the brave puppy who goes halfway across the world in search of his master. His friends Dolly, Duke, Dash and Lucky go with him and take part in Petey's amazing adventures. (R)

Strange Meeting
The children are playing while Ulysses searches for minerals on a strange moon. Shyrka warns the children not to play too close to an old mine-shaft, but they disobey and suddenly they are falling down through Time. They find themselves back 5,000 years and meet their ancestors, the first hero called Ulysses and his son, Telemachus. (R)

by K. M. PEYTON adapted for television in six episodes by JENNY MCDADE
4: Nutty's scheme to improve their swimming training goes badly wrong.
Executive producer PAUL STONE Director COUN CANT (R) * CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown:
K. M. Peyton
Unknown:
Jenny McDade
Producer:
Paul Stone
Director:
Coun Cant
Nutty:
Linda Frith
Hoomey nigel:
Stew Art
JaZZ:
Ashok Kumar
Nails:
Tony Bywater
Gary:
Kelly George
Gloria:
Claire Callaghan
Sam:
Ian Hastings
Brenda:
Julianne Eveleigh
Foggerty:
Tim Barker
Sebastian:
Marek Kurpiel
Mark Fountains-Abbott:
Kevin Shaw
Biddy Bedwelty:
Susan Jameson
Knacker Bean:
Carlos Douglas
Reginald:
Ronald Herdman
Marjorie Smith:
Susan Uebel
Mr McTavish:
Bill Treacher
Mrs McTavish:
Josie Kidd
Mrs Fountains-Abbott:
Sally Bazely
Rodney Potter:
John Abbott
Bus conductor:
Alex Leppard
Fiona:
Lisa Hopton

Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Dark?
After watching a monster movie a very frightened Baby Beaker and a tired Baby
Bunsen come to seek comfort in the nursery. The last thing any of the Babies expect is to be chased by the dreaded Slime Monster.
Created for television by jm HENSON (R)

Nicholas WitcheU and Andrew Harvey present the latest pictures, stories and events of the day from Britain and around the world. Weather JOHN KETTLEY

Contributors

Unknown:
Nicholas Witcheu
Unknown:
Andrew Harvey
Unknown:
John Kettley
on BBC One London

Join Terry and his guests for conversation and entertainment, live from the Television Theatre. Programme associates
NEIL SHAND and CHRIS GREENWOOD Director DAVID g. CROFT Producer PETER ESTALL
Series producer JOHN FISHER

Contributors

Unknown:
Neil Shand
Unknown:
Chris Greenwood
Director:
David G. Croft
Producer:
Peter Estall
Producer:
John Fisher

A lighthearted musical quiz presented by Barry Cryer. Liza Goddard leads the ladies' team and Willie Rushton captains the gentlemen. A live band provides the music as the teams hunt for clues hidden in the title of popular tunes from Irving Berlin to the Rpstlfis
Musical director LAURIE HOLLOWAY Director ANDREA CONWAY
Producer KEITH STEWART (R)

Contributors

Presented By:
Barry Cryer.
Presented By:
Liza Goddard
Presented By:
Willie Rushton
Director:
Laurie Holloway
Director:
Andrea Conway
Producer:
Keith Stewart

starring
Guilty Party
With Fallon seriously injured and the life of her unborn child in the balance, Jeff and Miles for once find common ground. Meanwhile, the mysterious Hoyt Parker 's latest moves cause deep apprehension and a familiar voice on the telephone does little to help the unease ... Written by DENNIS TURNER
Directed by ROY CAMPANELLA
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Contributors

Unknown:
Hoyt Parker
Written By:
Dennis Turner
Directed By:
Roy Campanella
Jason:
Charlton Heston
Sable:
Stephanie Beacham
Jeff:
John James
Fallon:
Emma Samms
Francesca:
Katharine Ross
Miles:
Maxwell Caulfield
Monica:
Tracy Scoggins
Bliss:
Claire Yarlett
Channing:
Kim Morgan Greene
Zak:
Ricardo Montalban
Hoyt Parker:
Michael Parks

Regional Variations (2)

The Living Isles

Episode 1: After the Ice

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC One West

From an eagle's eye view, this programme looks back to the Ice Age and investigates how ice shaped the British landscape. Show more

Match of the Day
The men's quarter-finals were decided today, weather permitting. DESMOND LYNAM introduces highlights while
GERALD WILLIAMS analyses the other stories of the day and looks ahead to the semi-finals of the ladies' singles championship.

Contributors

Introduces:
Desmond Lynam
Unknown:
Gerald Williams

The two tough but likeable partners in the fight against crime. starring and Texas Longhorn Texas tycoon Zack Taylor has a knack for getting what he wants - and what he wants now is revenge on the men who brutally murdered his wife. Starsky and Hutch must move at breakneck speed to stop the desperate widower taking the law into his own hands.
Written by MICHAEL MANN
Directed by JACK STARRETT (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
Zack Taylor
Written By:
Michael Mann
Directed By:
Jack Starrett
Starsky:
Paul Michael Glaser
Hutch:
David Soul
Huggy Bear:
Antonio Fargas
Capt Dobey:
Bernie Hamilton
Zack Taylor:
Med Flory
Harris:
Charles Napier
Chaco:
George Loros
Fat Roily:
Michael Lerner

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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