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Story: Stolen Tarts in the Castle of Hearts by JOHN DALE Presenters
Carol Leader, Chris Tranchell with Chloe Ashcroft , Johnny Ball
Percussion JOHN MITCHELL Pianist PETER GOSLING Designer BOB STEER
Graphic designer PAUL JOHNSON
Written and directed by JOHN DALE Producer ANNE GOBEY
Executive producer CYNTHIA FELGATE

Contributors

Leader:
Chris Tranchell
Unknown:
Chloe Ashcroft
Unknown:
Johnny Ball
Pianist:
Percussion John Mitchell
Pianist:
Peter Gosling
Designer:
Bob Steer
Designer:
Paul Johnson
Directed By:
John Dale
Producer:
Anne Gobey
Producer:
Cynthia Felgate

A Circus of Experiments
The Royal Institution's Annual Christmas Lectures for Young People. This 150th series is given by Professor Eric M. Rogers of Princeton and the Nuffield Foundation.
A series of six programmes 5: Atoms and Energy
See the evidence which forces us to change our thinking-model of atoms from a solid pudding with electrons embedded to a nuclear atom having a tiny massive core and electrons spaced far outside. See the neutrons making sneak raids on nuclei. They can start a chain-reaction of fissions. See more models including a ' mouse-trap ' explosion. presented for television hy BRIAN JOHNSON
(Part 6: next Monday)

Contributors

Unknown:
Professor Eric M. Rogers
Unknown:
Brian Johnson

Regional Variations (2)

In the Country

Series 1

Episode 10: Portrait of A Country Year: Episode 2 - Lovely Day for a Harvest

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Gordon Beningfield traces the highlights of his year as an artist in the country, including harvest time.

BBC2's International Snooker Championship returns with eight of the world's greatest players. In this, the 12th series, they compete for the 1980 Pot Black Trophy and a first prize of £2,000. Group 1:
RAY REARDON (Wales)
TERRY GRIFFITHS (Wales) JOHN SPENCER
DENNIS TAYLOR (N Ireland) Group 2:
GRAHAM MILES
PERRIE MANS (South Africa) DOUG MOUNTJOY (Wales)
EDDIE CHARLTON (Australia)
Tonight's first game in Group 1 features Ray Reardon , six times World Champion and the reigning Pot Black Champion against
Terry Griffiths , the reigning World Champion who makes his first appearance on Pot Black. Introduced by ALAN WEEKS Referee SYDNEY LEE
Commentator TED LOWE
Director ROY NORTON Producer REG PERRIN BBC Birmingham

Contributors

Unknown:
Ray Reardon
Unknown:
John Spencer
Unknown:
Dennis Taylor
Unknown:
Eddie Charlton
Unknown:
Ray Reardon
Unknown:
Terry Griffiths
Introduced By:
Alan Weeks
Commentator:
Ted Lowe
Director:
Roy Norton
Producer:
Reg Perrin

Lee's Team v Ben's Team for the Marley Trophy
Lee Trevino and Ben Crenshaw , two of America's superstars of golf, with the aid of their celebrity partners, oppose each other in this new series especially recorded for BBC2.
LEE TREVINO , the winner of every major golf title except the Masters, is an old hand at these matches. BEN CRENSHAW makes his first appearance, but winning second place in the last two Open Championships proves his ability to cope with British courses.
This week's opening match features:
Sean Connery and Ben Crenshaw v
Robert Stack and Lee Trevino
Peter Alliss introduces, commentates and talks with the players, in these matches played over nine selected holes, on the King's Course at Gleneagles Hotel in Scotland.
Television presentation
RICHARD TILLING and ALASTAIR SCOTT Producer DAVID KENNING

Contributors

Unknown:
Ben Crenshaw
Unknown:
Lee Trevino
Unknown:
Ben Crenshaw
Unknown:
Sean Connery
Unknown:
Lee Trevino
Introduces:
Peter Alliss
Unknown:
Richard Tilling
Unknown:
Alastair Scott
Producer:
David Kenning

Part 2 of a special concert from the Royal Albert Hall to celebrate the 70th birthday of the world's most legendary jazz violinist. His special guests are:
Julian Bream , George Shearing and Niels Henning Pederson with Didier Lockwood , David Grisman also featuring
Diz Dizley, John Etheridge Brian Torff and Phil Bates
Sound CHRIS HOLCOMBE Lighting BERT ROBINSON Designer PAUL JOEL
Producer YVONNE LITTLEWOOD

Contributors

Unknown:
Albert Hall
Unknown:
Julian Bream
Unknown:
George Shearing
Unknown:
Niels Henning Pederson
Unknown:
Didier Lockwood
Unknown:
David Grisman
Unknown:
John Etheridge
Unknown:
Brian Torff
Unknown:
Phil Bates
Unknown:
Bert Robinson
Designer:
Paul Joel
Producer:
Yvonne Littlewood

The Christmas Tree Suite by FRANZ LISZT
On the tenth day of Christmas RHONDDA GILLESPIE plays the tenth movement from this little-known suite for piano.
Once Upon a Time
Producer KENNETH CORDEN Director HELEN MORTON

Contributors

Unknown:
Franz Liszt
Producer:
Kenneth Corden
Director:
Helen Morton

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