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Today the Labour Party Conference opens in Brighton and BBC2 cameras will bring live coverage of the debates.
Reporting team Robin Day
David Dimbleby and Robert McKenzie
Reports from the conjerence on Ceefax

Contributors

Unknown:
David Dimbleby
Unknown:
Robert McKenzie

A series of 19 programmes which aims to help mentally-handicapped people get more out of life.
1:Let's Go On a Bus
Presented by BRIAN RIX
Directed by CHRIS LONGLEY
Series producer GORBON CROTON

Contributors

Presented By:
Brian Rix
Directed By:
Chris Longley

Fifteen documentary films about life in Britain made week-by-week from September to Christmas last year.
4: Gamblers of the Vale
A few square miles of not always very good land along the Avon is one of the most intensively cultivated parts of Britain. The Vale of Evesham in Worcestershire, grows a greater variety of fruit and vegetables than anywhere in England and sends them all over the country. The growers are gamblers, using muck, luck, science and hard work to survive in the chancy world of horticulture. This film looks at some of them during the first week of October last year. Narrator BOB ARNOLD
Photography MIKE WILKIE , JIM KNIGHTS Film editor MIKE LOMAS
Producer EDMUND MARSHALL
Executive producer JAMES DEWAR
BBC Midlands

Contributors

Narrator:
Bob Arnold
Narrator:
Photography Mike Wilkie
Editor:
Mike Lomas
Producer:
Edmund Marshall
Producer:
James Dewar

Regional Variations (2)

The Two Ronnies

Series 7

Episode 4

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

More droll news items and comedy sketches, including a spoof dog food commercial. Manhattan Transfer bring the music.

Regional Variations (2)

Alec Guinness in Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

BBC Two England

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

Series 1

How It All Fits Together

Duration: 40 minutes

on BBC Two England

Acclaimed adaptation of John le Carre's novel. Smiley remembers Karla, the legendary head of Moscow Circus. Show more

on BBC Two England

Tracks on the Oregon Trail
In the 1840s covered wagons carried 30,000 Americans west to find a ' better life '. They found it in Oregon, in the beautiful and fertile valleys of the Pacific north west. They learnt to care for their new paradise and passed on that concern to sons and grandsons.
In the 1970s a new trail has been blazed in Oregon; legislation makes it the most environmentally protected spot in the western world. Modern Oregon was first to clean-up its polluted rivers; first to introduce a 55 mph speed limit; first to require refunds not only on bottles, but on cans too; first to ban the rip-off can cap; first to give fare-free rides on city buses; first to ban poisonous herbicides. Horizon visits the state that's become the symbol for a new America. Could it be a blueprint for the rest of us? Or will the pioneers' paradise give way to the pressures of the 1980s? Narrator TONY BRITTON
Film editor RICHARD SIDWELL Editor SIMON CAMPBELL-JONES Written and produced by CHRISTOPHER RILEY

Contributors

Narrator:
Tony Britton
Editor:
Richard Sidwell
Editor:
Simon Campbell-Jones
Produced By:
Christopher Riley

No visitor to London, be he from abroad, from the provinces, or from the suburbs, fails to make at least one pilgrimage to that village a few yards to the north of Piccadilly Circus, called ' Soho '.
This is a filmed impression of the glamour, glitter and downright sleaziness of London's most famous square mile at its most beguiling hour.
Film cameraman MIKE SOUTHON Film recordist CHRIS KING Film editor BILL WRIGHT Producer ROGER MILLS Director ESZTER NORDIN

Contributors

Unknown:
Mike Southon
Unknown:
Chris King
Director:
Eszter Nordin

BBC Two England

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