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6.50 The Midlands Enlightenment
7.15 Operational Decisions
7.40 Social Problems and Social Welfare
8.05 The Effective Manager
8.30 Water by the Volume
8.55 Pure Maths: Cycles
9.20 Physics: Vibrations of Music
9.45 Spatial Learning and the Hippocampus
10.10 Technology: Return to Base
10.35 Technology: Today's Beef
11.00 State and Society: Marshall Aid 11-25 Thomas Hardy and Wessex
11.50 The Symmetry of Nature
12.15 Survival in a Competitive Environment
12.40 Technology: Power Amplifier
1.05 Invasion from Mars
1.30 Modern Art: Monuments
1.55 Chemistry: Flavours and Fragrances
2.20 Brazil: Fuelling the Miracle

Contributors

Unknown:
Thomas Hardy

with James Mason. In the month that marks both the celebration of her birth and the 20th anniversary of her death Saturday Cinema presents the musical in which Judy Garland gave the performance of her career. A Star Is Born is a brilliant evocation of Hollywood - a behind-the-scenes look at the world of entertainment with all its attendant glamour, ambition and heartbreak.
Celebrated screen star
Norman Maine is saved from drunkenly making a fool of himself in public by Esther Blodgett , a struggling young singer. Impressed by her talent, Maine encourages her to take a chance in pictures - little knowing that Esther's spectacular rise to stardom would mirror his own spectacular fall....
Screenplay by MOSS HART Produced by SIDNEY HART Directed by GEORGE CUKOR
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Contributors

Unknown:
James Mason.
Unknown:
Judy Garland
Unknown:
Norman Maine
Unknown:
Esther Blodgett
Play By:
Moss Hart
Produced By:
Sidney Hart
Directed By:
George Cukor
Unknown:
Judy Garland
Vicki Lester/Esther Blodgett:
Judy Garland
Norman Maine:
James Mason
Libby:
Jack Carson
Oliver Niles:
Charles Bickford
Danny McGuire:
Tom Noonan
Starlet:
Lucy Marlow
Susan:
Amanda Black
Graves:
Irving Bacon
Glenn Williams:
James Brown
Miss Markham:
Lotus Robb
Wallace:
Richard Webb
Stage Manager:
Sam Colt

Moira Stuart reads today's latest news and sport. Lisa Davidson reviews the week in pictures, with subtitles.
Followed by Weatherview

Contributors

Unknown:
Moira Stuart
Unknown:
Lisa Davidson

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 2 hours, 40 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Chris Stuart presents the final of the competition for young professional singers. Hopefuls include Bryn Terfel and Dmitri Hvorostovsky. Show more

from Oak Hill Golf Course, Rochester, New York Can Nick Faldo go one better than last year when he lost after a play off?
Sandy Lyle , Ian Woosnam , Seve Ballesteros and Jose Maria Olazabal present a strong European challenge to the defending champion Curtis Strange. Introduced by Steve Rider Television presentation ABC

Contributors

Unknown:
Nick Faldo
Unknown:
Sandy Lyle
Unknown:
Ian Woosnam
Unknown:
Seve Ballesteros
Unknown:
Jose Maria Olazabal
Unknown:
Curtis Strange.
Introduced By:
Steve Rider

Stella Artois Championships Highlights of today's semi-final matches played at Queen's Club in London. Introduced by Barry Davies Commentators
DAN MASKELL. JOHN BARRETT
GERALD WILLIAMS. MARK COX Producers JOHNNIE WATHERSTON and HUW JONES

Contributors

Unknown:
Stella Artois
Introduced By:
Barry Davies
Unknown:
Dan Maskell.
Unknown:
John Barrett
Unknown:
Gerald Williams.
Producers:
Johnnie Watherston

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