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: Modern Mathematics: Programme 11: Topology - Homeomorphism

For Schools
Previously shown on Monday

: Modern Mathematics: Programme 12: Topology - Continuous Transformations

For Schools


Presented By: J. E. Reeve
Directed By: Edward Goldwyn
Edited By: Norman Hyland

: Watch with Mother: The Flowerpot Men

For the very young
Audrey Atterbury and Molly Gibson pull the strings
Gladys Whitred sings the songs
Peter Hawkins speaks the voices
Maria Bird writes the songs and music
BBC film


Puppeteer: Audrey Atterbury
Puppeteer: Molly Gibson
Singer: Gladys Whitred
Voices: Peter Hawkins
Songs/Music: Maria Bird

: The Story of the U.S.A.: Boom and Bust

BBC film for Schools
Previously shown on Tuesday

: Discovering Science: The Bluebottle

For Schools
Previously shown on Tuesday

: Pure Mathematics: Year 1: Programme 52

A course running through two academic years
For Schools
Previously shown in June 1963


Presented By: Norman Hyland
Directed By: Morton Surguy

: Heddiw

gydag Owen Edwards
Topical items introduced by Owen Edwards in Welsh
(Crystal Palace, Sutton Coldfield, Holme Moss)


Introduced By: Owen Edwards

: The News

: Watch with Mother: Picture Book

For the very young
Vera McKechnie turns the pages
BBC film


Presenter: Vera McKechnie
Edited By: Maria Bird
Produced By: Freda Lingstrom

: Science and Life: Science and Industry: 6. Properties of Steel

Centuries ago steel-making and magic were kindred arts; but today scientists can explain the behaviour of steel in terms of its constituent atoms and the crystals they form. For Schools


Introduced By: Gordon Severn
Produced By: John Fjeld

: Tich

is joined by Derek Dene
Tony Hart and Ted Taylor
Introduced by Ray Alan


Comedian: Derek Dene
Artist: Tony Hart
Singer: Ted Taylor
Presenter/Ventriloquist: Ray Alan
Producer: Leonard Chase

: Animal Magic

In the fiftieth edition
Johnny Morris and Tony Soper visit the new Marineland at Morecambe to see the dolphins and they also look at film of dolphins in their natural habitat and in some of the world's oceanariums
From the West


Presenter: Johnny Morris
Co-presenter: Tony Soper
Film Editor: Jim Cryan
Directed and Produced by: Douglas Thomas


: Town and Around

A daily presentation of news and views from London and the South-East followed by The Weather


Introduced By: Richard Baker

: Top of the Pops

A new look at Britain's best-sellers
Discs-Stars-News from this week's Top Twenty
Introduced tonight by Peter Murray


Presenter: Peter Murray
Settings: Kenneth Lawson
Producer: Johnnie Stewart

: Tonight

Introduced by Cliff Michelmore
with Derek Hart, Alan Whicker, Fyfe Robertson, Trevor Philpott, Kenneth Allsop, Macdonald Hastings, Christopher Brasher, Julian Pettifer, Brian Redhead


Introduced By: Cliff Michelmore
Reporter: Derek Hart
Reporter: Alan Whicker
Reporter: Fyfe Robertson
Reporter: Trevor Philpott
Reporter: Kenneth Allsop
Reporter: MacDonald Hastings
Reporter: Christopher Brasher
Reporter: Julian Pettifer
Reporter: Brian Redhead
Editor: Alasdair Milne

: The Third Man: Death in Small Instalments

A film series starring Michael Rennie as Harry Lime
A BBC film release
If a dying man is determined to find the man who has killed his son, the safest place for the killer to hide, as Harry Lime guesses, may be under the sick man's very nose.

7.35-8.0 (Rowridge, Brighton) The Gauntlet Game: a light-hearted contest calling for brains and brawn. Tonight: Plymouth v. Southampton


Story and teleplay: Rex Rienits
Directed By: Julian Amyes
Produced By: Felix Jackson
Harry Lime: Michael Rennie
Roxane: Lisa Gaston
Paul Marche: Laurence Payne
Nick Aristide: Ralph Truman
Bradford Webster: Jonathan Harris

: Z Cars: Cage Until Tame

by Robert Barr
There are two young constables in each car, ready to deal with trouble as it happens


Writer: Robert Barr
Designer: Jeremy Davies
Film: sequences - Cameraman, Peter Sargent
Film: sequences - Editor, Christopher La Fontaine
Script Editor: Robert Barr
Casebook material: William Prendergast
Producer: David E. Rose
Directed By: Vivian Matalon

: Sportsview

featuring tonight: MOTOR CYCLING
International T.T. Week
A film report from the Isle of Man on the world's biggest motor cycling event, including today's big race. The Junior T.T.
Brazil v. Portugal
A film report from Rio on the final match of the 'Little World Cup'


Introduced By: Frank Bough
Motorcycling Commentator: Murray Walker
Football Commentator: Kenneth Wolstenholme
Presented By (International Football): Alec Weeks
Associate Editor: Alan Hart
Associate Editor: Lawrie Higgins
Editor: Cliff Morgan


: Festival: Bloomsday

based on Ulysses by James Joyce
dramatised by Allan McClelland
starring Milo O'Shea, June Tobin and Simon Ward


Writer: James Joyce
Dramatised By: Allan McClelland
Designer: Barry Learoyd
Story Editor: Harry Moore
Producer: Peter Luke
Directed By: Henric Hirsch
Buck Mulligan: John Watts
Stephen Dedalus: Simon Ward
Leopold Bloom: Milo O'Shea
Haines: Ian Flintoff
Molly Bloom: June Tobin
Cyril Sargent: Philip Needs
Mr Deasy: Allan McClelland
M'Coy: Denys Hawthorne
Bantam Lyons: Paddy Joyce
Martin Cunningham: John Cowley
Mr Power: Maurice Good
Simon Dedalus: Dermot MacDowell
Professor M'Hugh: Will Leighton
Lambert: James Belchamber
John Henry Menton: Edwin Brown
Editor Crawford: John Gatrell
Mrs Breen: Ronnie Masterson
Nosey Flynn: Michael Corcoran
Davy Byrne: David Blake Kelly
Mr Lyster: Chris Gannon
Blazes Boylan: Shay Gorman
Miss Douce: Maxine O'Reilly
Miss Kennedy: Brenda McGuinne
Citizen David: Blake Kelly
Gertie MacDowell: Finoula O'Shannon
Corley: Denys Hawthorne
Accordionist: Reginald Hogarth
Other parts played by: Jan Kenny
Other parts played by: Frank Dunne
Other parts played by: James Maguire
Other parts played by: Tony Bronte
Other parts played by: Robert Peters


: Postscript

by Fr. Michael O'Dwyer


Presenter: Fr. Michael O'Dwyer


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