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on BBC Two England

A magazine aimed at helping Asian families to help themselves.
In today's programme LALITA AHMED , SHARAN SANDHU, CHHAYA ARYA and IQBAL SANDHU discuss ' Runaway Girls.' The story is the Lion and the Woodcutter, which is followed by a song from HEMANTA KUMAR from the film Pyasa.
Producer ASHOK RAMPAL
An Asian Unit presentation BBC Birmingham

Contributors

Unknown:
Lalita Ahmed
Unknown:
Iqbal Sandhu
Unknown:
Hemanta Kumar
on BBC Two England

A series of 26 Programmes in Tindustani and English. -he story of two Asian families living in Britain
- the neighbours of Windsor Road. Mrs Choudhury , their local English class organiser, turns another page in her diary.
Episode 16
Written by DILIP HIRO Designers
NIGEL CURZON , JOHN STOUT Producer ROBERT CLAMP
Director PETER LFE-WRIGHT
Tutors' booklet £1.10, student booklet £1.50, from bookshops
For information about English teaching help send a stamped addressed envelope to: Parosi, BBCtv, London [Postcode removed].

Contributors

Unknown:
Mrs Choudhury
Written By:
Dilip Hiro
Unknown:
Nigel Curzon
Saleem Ali Shah:
Nabeel Gul
Feroza Begum Shah:
Indira Joshi
Kamala Kapoor:
Nausbaba Khan
Mrs Miller:
Lally Percy
Amarjit Kaur Gill:
Soni Razdan
Ravinder Singh Gill:
Paul Satvendar
Mrs Choudhury:
Zohra Segal
Nur Ali Shah:
Roshan Seth
Mohammed Akram:
Dino Shafeek

Fourth of ten programmes for trade unionists on Democracy at Work.
Why do we need more nurseries in industry? How can women get more involved in union activity? What ways can unions tackle the obstacles to women gaining full equal rights at work?
Director PETER LEE-WRIGHT Producer IAN WOOLF
Series producer JOHN TWITCHIN
Book, Democracy at Work, £1.50, from bookshops

Contributors

Producer:
John Twitchin
on BBC Two England

The news, the people, the issues in Britain and around the world presented by Michael Charlton and Richard Kershaw with David Sells
Newsreader Angela Rippon
Assistant editors
PETER 1BBOTSON and GEORGE WALKER Editor DAVID WITHEROW

Contributors

Presented By:
Michael Charlton
Presented By:
Richard Kershaw
Unknown:
David Sells
Unknown:
Newsreader Angela Rippon
Unknown:
George Walker
Editor:
David Witherow

Regional Variations (2)

Julian Bream Masterclass

Julian Bream Festival

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two Yorkshire

Available for over a year

First transmitted in 1978, Julian Bream performs works by Bach, Villa-Lobos, Albeniz and Britten at Old Wardour Castle. Show more

Ian McNaught-Davis introduces another selection of baffling inventions and puzzling bygones, and challenges his guests to identify them. Tonight they are Dr Peter Fowler
Professor Richard Gregory Denise Hillhouse and Professor Charles Taylor
Producer COLIN GODMAN BBC Bristol

Contributors

Introduces:
Ian McNaught-Davis
Unknown:
Dr Peter Fowler
Unknown:
Professor Richard Gregory
Unknown:
Denise Hillhouse
Unknown:
Professor Charles Taylor
Producer:
Colin Godman

Maria Warburg and Cyril Shaps in The Dissolution of Marcus Fleischman by STEPHEN DAVIS
' Please God, it will be next year in Jerusalem '. For Zelda, and for many like her, it was next year in Manchester - for her husband Marcus the future was even more unexpected.
Script editor PETER ANSORGI Designer CHARLES BOND Producer TARA PREM Director JOHN BRUCE BBC Birmingham

Contributors

Unknown:
Cyril Shaps
Unknown:
Marcus Fleischman
Unknown:
Stephen Davis
Director:
John Bruce
Marcus Fleischman:
Cyril Shaps
Zelda:
Maria Warburg
Fletcher:
Martin C Thurley
Mrs Wagstaff:
Judith Anthony
Forster:
John Woodnurr
Benquist:
Rory McCallum
Confectionery rep:
Anthony Pedley
Rabbi:
Michael Poole
JOHN BERLYNE:
Fletchera Boy

' But please, this is a farce! ' The story of The Cherry Orchard
CHEKHOV: '... It hasn't turned out a drama but as a comedy, in places even a farce.'
STANISLAVSKY: ' ... I wept like a woman, I tried to control myself but I could not. I hear you say, " but please, this is a farce! " No, for the ordinary person, this is a tragedy.'
With the advent of two major new productions of The Cherry Orchard, at the National Theatre and Riverside Studios, Arena: Theatre addresses itself to the recurring debate about Chekhov the ' comic' dramatist. Taking part:
Michael Frayn
Sir John Gielgud Peter Gill
Trevor Griffiths and featuring members of the RIVERSIDE COMPANY with Judy Parfitt
Julie Covington Philip Locke and Eleanor Bron
Director CHARLES CHABOY Producer ALAN YENTOB
(Repeated next Sunday?

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Frayn
Unknown:
Sir John Gielgud
Unknown:
Peter Gill
Unknown:
Trevor Griffiths
Unknown:
Judy Parfitt
Unknown:
Julie Covington
Unknown:
Philip Locke
Unknown:
Eleanor Bron
Director:
Charles Chaboy
Producer:
Alan Yentob

A series of eight programmes
Experiences of joy, sorrow, bereavement, doubt - or inner moments of truth that may defy rational explanation. In these programmes people are invited to give first-hand accounts of something that has real personal significance for them, 5: The Youngest Son
Dannie Abse , the poet, has an elder sister and two elder brothers, Wilfred and Leo. He reflects on the pros and cons of his particular place in the family.
' Poets and the youngest children of families never grow old.'-
Director INGRID DUFFELL
Series producer SHIRLEY DU BOULAT
Book (same title), £3.00, from bookshop*

Contributors

Unknown:
Dannie Abse
Director:
Ingrid Duffell
Producer:
Shirley du Boulat

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