A magazine for Asian women
Producer ASHOK RAMPAL
Directed by BISH MEHAY . BBC Birmingham
A magazine for Asian women
Story: Good-night, Owll
Written and illustrated by PAT HUTCHINS. Presenters lain Lauchlan, Sheelagh Gilbey .Repeated on BBC1 at 3.55 pm)
Twelve explorations with Professor W. G. Hoskins 1: Ancient Dorset
How did the English landscape begin? And how much of mans earliest imprint on the landscape is still visible? Professor Hoskins leads us to the lonely heaths, remote valleys and quiet villages and towns of Dorset to show how eenerations of men and women have shaped the ancient landscape.
Film editor CLARE DOUGLAS
Producer PETER JONES
The last of ten films in which Magnus Magnusson explores the Viking world.
Here King Harold is Killed
1066- the Battle of Hastings -a date and an event etched on the mind of the English-speaking world Less familiar is the convoluted series of events which led to the death of Harold of England and the vital role the Vikings played in this real-life saga. with Colin Blakely
Music by JACK POINT
Series adviser PROFESSOR p. h. SAWYER Producer RAY SUTCLIFFE
Series producer DAVID COLLISON
The Sumerian Voyage of Thor Heyerdahl
A series of four programmes 1: The Garden of Eden
With his Kon-Tiki expedition in 1947 Thor Heyerdahl showed how prehistoric man, 4,000 years ago, could have crossed a world ocean. Now, building on the experience of Kon-Tiki and his Ra voyages, Heyerdahl sets out to show that man not only drifted across the sea but was master of his own destination by being able to navigate.
Four handsome films, (DAILY TELEGRAPH) Undoubtedly an epic series. (TIME OUT) Written, produced by BRUCE NORMAN
The classic cliff-hanger serial starring Ray ' Crash ' Corrigan Chapter 3: Arena of Death
Crash reaches Sharad, High Priest of Atlantis and mortal enemy of the evil Unga Khan , only to find himself locked in mortal combat... s
Regional Variations (2)
David Attenborough looks at some of the huge variety of mammals. The tree shrew has attracted great interest as it shows how mammals may have originated. Show more
with subtitles for the hard-of-hearing, followed by Weather
This listing contains language that some may find offensive.
This week's theme: Processions Canaletto (1697-1768)
The Basin of St Mark 's on Ascension Day
Reproduced by gracious permission of Her Majesty The Queen
Written and narrated by JOHN HALE
Director HUMPHREY BURTON i This painting is currently on view at the Queen's Gallery, London)
The second of four programmes Barry John - Rugby Union Footballer
' The King ' of the Welsh valleys. A prince among fly-halves who bedazzled the opposition and entranced the world of rugby.
Barry John talks to Frank Keating about his glorious days in rugby a decade ago.
(Tony Jacklin - tomorrow at 8.25 pm)
Pressures mount on the 4077th, as the team operates on over 200 casualties in 33 hours. As Hawkeye says, the war ' has tattooed our brains with this ugliness '.
Written by ALAN ALDA , JAMES JAY RUBINFLIER Directed by ALAN ALDA
A series of four films 3: Sponooch
When HOT gossip burst upon an unsuspecting public they became, almost overnight, the most famous and successful dancers in the business. But for five of the original group it was not enough. They left Hot Gossip and formed their own group - SPONOOCH.
They struggle to be independent, democratic and uncompromising, trying to elevate their reputation and their cultural credibility. Over six months the film follows their attempts to find the work, the money and the management that will enable them to keep on trying.
(Final part tomorrow at 9.55 pm)
You can't afford a holiday this year - can you? The self-help show tells of inner city kids going on holiday in spite of everything: Islington families take a field in Suffolk and mix with the villagers, while handicapped children go to a holiday camp in Bognor. Presenter Jeni Barnett
A COMMUNITY PROGRAMMES UNIT production