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All over the Amazon region of Brazil, the Indians are under pressure from Brazil's development projects. The march into the rainforest is polluting rivers and destroying the ancient way of life of the tribes; but the Indians are fighting back.
In this programme, the Brazilian Indians speak in defence of their threatened lands and way of life. Narrated by Robin Ellis. Producer Bob Saunders

Contributors

Unknown:
Robin Ellis.
Producer:
Bob Saunders

Beverley, East Yorkshire. The market town of Beverley is a series of open-air enclosures, leading from North Bar Without through the Saturday market to the Minster, with its vivid medieval carvings. Presented by John Grundy. Director Paul Paxton
Producer Roger Burgess (R)

Contributors

Presented By:
John Grundy.
Director:
Paul Paxton
Producer:
Roger Burgess

Disaster strikes when Green Claws tries to help Iris with her knitting, while she goes off for tea with some greedy goats. With Nick Mercer and Stella Goodier. Producer Christine Hewitt (R)

Contributors

Unknown:
Nick Mercer
Unknown:
Stella Goodier.
Producer:
Christine Hewitt

From Hickstead, featuring the Silk Cup Derby Trial. A chance for horses and riders to jump some of the famous Derby obstacles, including the Devil's Dyke and the Derby Bank.
Introduced by David Vine. Commentary by Raymond Brooks-Ward and Stephen Hadley.

Contributors

Introduced By:
David Vine.
Commentary By:
Raymond Brooks-Ward
Commentary By:
Stephen Hadley.

Vegetables and Salads. This week the Roux brothers cast an appraising eye over a selection of vegetables. Albert takes potatoes and courgettes and transforms them into pommes de terre darphin, and Michel makes a delicious potato pie.
Producer Jill Marshall
A Hawkshead/Frances Whitaker production for BBCtv (R)
0 FOOD: page 74

Contributors

Producer:
Jill Marshall

The fourth National Garden Festival is in full swing in Gateshead.
Displays redolent of the north east match the worldwide exotica and the Royal Horticultural Society holds its first flower show outside London. Presented by Geoff Hamilton , Dr Stefan Buczacki , Anne Swithinbank and Nigel Colborn.
Executive producer Stephanie Silk Editor Dennis Adams
Plant list on Ceefax page 617.
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Contributors

Presented By:
Geoff Hamilton
Presented By:
Dr Stefan Buczacki
Presented By:
Anne Swithinbank
Presented By:
Nigel Colborn.
Producer:
Stephanie Silk
Editor:
Dennis Adams

A comedy series. In tonight's voyage of discovery Naked Video finds Nesbitt getting back to nature, exposes the intimate details of a hamster's love life and gives one more good reason why the prisoners of Cell Block H should remain behind bars. Featuring Kate Donnelly , Gregor Fisher , Andy Gray , Helen Lederer ,
Tony Roper , Elaine C Smith and Jonathan Watson.
Director/Producer Colin Gilbert (R) 0 CEEFAX SUBTITLES

Contributors

Unknown:
Kate Donnelly
Unknown:
Gregor Fisher
Unknown:
Andy Gray
Unknown:
Helen Lederer
Unknown:
Tony Roper
Unknown:
Elaine C Smith
Unknown:
Jonathan Watson.
Producer:
Colin Gilbert
on BBC Two England

The series on the craft of acting continues, this week presented by Maria Aitken , who is particularly renowned for her work in plays of high comedy: drama with specific social settings, usually where word play, irony and wit are characteristic. Demonstrations include scenes from works by Coward, Wilde, Sheridan and Congreve. With Jane Campion ,
Haydn Gwynne , Suzette Llewellyn , Oliver Parker , David Phelan and John Warnaby.
Producers Maria Aitken and David G Croft

Contributors

Presented By:
Maria Aitken
Unknown:
Jane Campion
Unknown:
Haydn Gwynne
Unknown:
Suzette Llewellyn
Unknown:
Oliver Parker
Unknown:
David Phelan
Unknown:
John Warnaby.
Producers:
Maria Aitken
Producers:
David G Croft

Tin Fish
Starring Emma Thompson Jon Morrison
From this year's Edinburgh
International Film Festival, this debut feature of young Scots director Paul Murton explores the impact of the US Navy's submarine base on communities around the Holy Loch on the Scottish coast. A National Film and Television School production

Contributors

Unknown:
Emma Thompson
Unknown:
Jon Morrison
Director:
Paul Murton

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