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Ten films about the fascinations, the frustrations and the working environment of professional engineers.
2: Mike Neale
Consultant tribologist, steam-roller owner and cottage-restorer, he is this year's President of the Whitworth Society. His conference on flexible couplings attracted worldwide participation and a Brighton civic reception.
Research MARY SPRENT
Producer MICHAEL GARROD

Contributors

Unknown:
Mike Neale
Producer:
Michael Garrod

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

Contributors

Presented By:
Michael Charlton
Presented By:
Richard Kershaw
Unknown:
Richard Baker
Unknown:
George Walker
Editor:
David Witherow

from Clacks Farm with Arthur Billitt and Peter Seabrook In America, runner beans are grown as ornamental plants. Arthur and Peter take a hard look at one of our most popular vegetables-white or red or Dink flowered? Canes, nets or wigwams for support? And the perennial problems of pollination and pest control. They will also be looking at outdoor tomatoes and other summer crops.
Produced by BARRIE EDGAR BBC Birmingham

Contributors

Unknown:
Arthur Billitt
Unknown:
Peter Seabrook
Produced By:
Barrie Edgar

A reconstruction of life on aa Ancient Britain farm.
A series of 12 programmes 10:December
The Iron Age village prepares for the winter. Lindsay and Peter return home with the children and the others regret their departure. The villagers experiment with metal working.
Film cameraman DAVID SAUNDERS Sound recordist TOM BROWN Film editor TOM POORE
Produced by JOHN PERCIVAL. BBC Bristol

Contributors

Unknown:
David Saunders
Unknown:
Tom Brown
Produced By:
John Percival.

Regional Variations (2)

Law and Order

BBC Two England

Law and Order

Episode 4: A Prisoner's Tale

Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series about the British judicial system, seen from the viewpoints of those who keep it, those who break it and those who live off it.

Contributors

Governor Maudling:
Edward Cast
Chief Officer Carne:
Roger Booth
Principal Officer McClean:
Farrell Sheridan
Principal Officer Allen:
Gil Sutherland
Cathy Lynn:
Deirdre Costello
Dr Eynshaw:
Harriet Walter
Stephen Collins:
Ronald Bonfield
Jack Lynn:
Peter Dean
Producer:
Tony Garnett
Writer:
GF Newman
Director:
Les Blair

The last of 15 programmes in which Bryan Magee talks to 15 leading philosophers about Western philosophy today.
Philosophy: The Social Context with Ernest Gellner , Professor of Philosophy in the Department of Sociology, London School of Economics.
In this final programme in the series ERNEST GELLNER and BRYAN MAGEE set contemporary philosophy against its social background and show how its central concerns have arisen out of deep-seated historical changes in the Western world. They end with a discussion of probable future developments.
Series prepared by BRYAN MAGEE Director TONY TYLET
Executive producer JANET HOENIG
(A shortened version of this dtscussiM will be in THE LISTENER dated 4 May)

Contributors

Talks:
Bryan Magee
Unknown:
Ernest Gellner
Unknown:
Ernest Gellner
Unknown:
Bryan Magee
Unknown:
Bryan Magee
Director:
Tony Tylet
Producer:
Janet Hoenig

The Embassy World Professional Snooker Championship
The Final begins
\Ian Weeks introduces highlights of the llth day's play from the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield. Best of 49 frames, £7,500 to the winner - it all adds up to a tense struggle as the finalists begin their marathon match. Commentator TED LOWE

BBC Two England

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