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: Llygad i Weld

(Crystal Palace, Wenvoe West, Holme Moss , Sutton Coldfield transmitters only) 3: Clociau
The experts discuss clocks

Contributors

Unknown: Holme Moss

: Interval

: Watch with Mother

Andy Pandy
Today's programme for the very young is Stairs

Contributors

Unknown: Andy Pandy

: The News

Weatherman BERT FOORD

Contributors

Unknown: Bert Foord

: Closedown

: Jackanory

Kenneth Williams tells The Founding of Evil Hold School by NIKOLAI TOLSTOY
' About seventy years ago,' the story begins, ' a cruel school-master was born in the jungle. No one knew who his parents were and he was adopted by snakes ..." In case you are beginning to feel sorry for him, you may as well know that he was a revolting baby. As soon as he could think, he resolved on a career of Indescribable Evil. His name was Mr Malcolm Dredge -Strangler, BA, and his ambition was ' The Founding of Evil Hold School.'
Lesson 1: In which we meet Mr Malcolm Dredge-Strangler , BA, and Dr Grimly-Fiendish, French master, and learn about their terrible plans

Contributors

Unknown: Nikolai Tolstoy
Unknown: Mr Malcolm Dredge
Unknown: Mr Malcolm Dredge-Strangler

: Edinburgh Military Tattoo

Highlights from this year's exciting display on the Esplanade of Edinburgh Castle including the Assault Competition : soldiers from the Scottish Division abseil down the castle walls and tackle an assault course; The Royal Canadian ' Mounties '; and the largest military band ever assembled on the Castle Esplanade Television commentary by TOM FLEMING
Presentation by CHARLES CLIFFORD

Contributors

Commentary By: Tom Fleming
Unknown: Charles Clifford

: Robinson Crusoe

In part 12 of the film series based on the well-known story of the famous castaway, Friday returns and other unwelcome visitors arrive on the island

: The Magic Roundabout

Created by SERGE DANOT
English version written and told by ERIC THOMPSON

Contributors

Unknown: Serge Danot
Told By: Eric Thompson

: The News

Weatherman BERT FOORD

Contributors

Unknown: Bert Foord

: London This Week

RONALD ALLISON spotlights events and people making the news around Town

Contributors

Unknown: Ronald Allison

: Ask the Family

A contest in speed and wits between families from all over the United Kingdom introduced by ROBERT ROBINSON
THE NORMAN FAMILY from Dartford, Kent v
THE THACKER FAMILY from Reading, Berkshire answering questions that test their powers of deduction rather than their general knowledge. The 16 families who will take part in this series were selected from more than 2,000 applicants
Designed by BERNARD LLOYD-JONES Directed by BOB TONER
Produced by CECIL KORER

Contributors

Introduced By: Robert Robinson
Designed By: Bernard Lloyd-Jones
Directed By: Bob Toner
Produced By: Cecil Korer

: ZCars

starring James Ellis , John Slater in The Dog Lover: part 1 by ALLAN PRIOR
Tommy Woods has a way with dogs, and a way with women ... there's nothing they wouldn'do for him ...
With PAUL ANGELIS
DOUGLAS FIELDING, BERNARD HOLLEY Producer RICHARD BEYNON
Directed by PADDY RUSSELL
(For cast list see Tuesday, page 32) Dixon, Stone, Barlow-three TV policemen. Which one do the real coppers love? The answer's on page 6

Contributors

Unknown: James Ellis
Unknown: John Slater
Unknown: Allan Prior
Unknown: Tommy Woods
Unknown: Paul Angelis
Unknown: Bernard Holley
Directed By: Paddy Russell

: Lulu

at Berns Restaurant, Stockholm with The Young Generation
Featuring Lulu, one of Britain's most professional girl singers in a spectacular cabaret at one of Sweden's smartest night-spots...
She is joined by the Young Generation, the live-wire team of boys and girls who made such a big hit in Rolf Harris 's latest series.
As you might expect the Young Generation are very much a team off-stage. A fact demonstrated by the three marriages within the troupe. It also has its drawbacks. A few days before they were due to leave for Sweden one of the boys was in contact with someone who had chicken-pox. The entire crew waited breathlessly for a rash of red spots to break out among the dancers. Luckily, they didn't.
Their high professional standards were really put to the test when they flew to Sweden to record a series of four programmes. They had just two weeks to learn 29 different dance routines - steps and words.
They really do sing the words of the songs and are producing an LP to prove it
Choreography DOUGLAS SQUIRES Orchestra directed by ALYN AINSWORTH and JOHNNY COLEMAN
Script DAVID CUMMING
Lighting DICKIE HIGHAM and STEN MODIGH
Design BIRGITTA MORALES
Associate producer OLLE HELANDER Production STEWART MORRIS
A joint BBCtv/SR production

Contributors

Unknown: Rolf Harris
Unknown: Johnny Coleman
Unknown: Script David Cumming
Unknown: Dickie Higham
Unknown: Birgitta Morales
Unknown: Olle Helander
Unknown: Stewart Morris

: Panorama

People, places and problems that matter most to Britain and the world introduced by Robin Day with Panorama reporters
MICHAEL CHARLTON
RICHARD KERSHAW , ROBERT MACNEIL JULIAN PETTIFER
Editor BRIAN WENHAM

Contributors

Introduced By: Robin Day
Unknown: Michael Charlton
Unknown: Richard Kershaw
Unknown: Robert MacNeil
Unknown: Julian Pettifer
Unknown: Brian Wenham

: The News

Reader ROBERT DOUGALL and Weather

Contributors

Reader: Robert Dougall

: Counterstrike

King's Gambit starring
Jon Finch , Sarah Brackett
Written by PATRICK ALEXANDER
Two apparently respectable businessmen, running an electronics factory, are investigated by a journalist called Simon King. The businessmen turn out to be far from respectable and the journalist, they discover, is not a journalist. Who is Simon King - or rather, what is he?
Cast in order of appearance Idris Evans CLIVE MERRISON Jill ANGELA VINCENT Simon JON FINCH
Newsreader MICHAEL GAUNT
Sir Charles Cuttle CHARLES DURANT Reporter DAVID LYELL
Evans's Mate BILL LYONS
Jeffries REGINALD WHITEHEAD Armstrong BERNARD SHINE Baldock NOEL JOHNSON Scaife TOM KEMPINSKI
Staff Nurse JANE EVERS Mary SARAH BRACKETT
Dr Webber BRIAN BADCOE Control KATIE FITZROY
Sergeant EDWARD CLAYTON
Series created by TONY WILLIAMSON
Make-Up TERESA WRIGHT Costumes RITA REEKIE Designer JOHN HURST
Script editor DAVID ROLFE
Producer PATRICK ALEXANDER
Directed by VERE LORRIMER

Contributors

Unknown: Jon Finch
Unknown: Sarah Brackett
Written By: Patrick Alexander
Unknown: Clive Merrison
Unknown: Angela Vincent
Unknown: Jon Finch
Unknown: Michael Gaunt
Unknown: Charles Durant
Unknown: David Lyell
Unknown: Bill Lyons
Unknown: Reginald Whitehead
Unknown: Bernard Shine
Unknown: Noel Johnson
Unknown: Tom Kempinski
Unknown: Jane Evers
Unknown: Sarah Brackett
Unknown: Brian Badcoe
Unknown: Katie Fitzroy
Unknown: Edward Clayton
Unknown: Tony Williamson
Unknown: Teresa Wright
Unknown: Rita Reekie
Unknown: John Hurst
Unknown: David Rolfe
Unknown: Patrick Alexander
Directed By: Vere Lorrimer

: Me Mammy

starring Milo O'Shea with Anna Manahan
Written by HUGH LEONARD
Bunjy is a top executive with a large firm in the West End of London. He is a bachelor with a luxury flat in Regent's Park, a sleek sports car - and all the freedom to indulge himself in glamorous sin. He is indeed the envy of all his married friends ...
Cast in order of appearance Bunjy MILO O'SHEA
Miss Argyll YOOTHA JOYCE Mr Graham NEIL HALLETT
Mrs Kennefick ANNA MANAHAN
Mrs Cattermole DIANA OOUPLAND Fr John JOHN WELSH
Incidental music by MAX HARRIS Designer ROGER FORD
Produced by JAMES GILBERT

Contributors

Unknown: Milo O'Shea
Unknown: Anna Manahan
Written By: Hugh Leonard
Unknown: Milo O'Shea
Unknown: Yootha Joyce
Unknown: Neil Hallett
Unknown: Anna Manahan
Unknown: Diana Ooupland
Unknown: John Welsh
Music By: Max Harris
Unknown: Roger Ford
Produced By: James Gilbert

: 24 Hours

A daily look at what matters in the news and out of it
Presented all this week by David Dimbleby with on-the-spot reports by LINDA BLANDFORD , BERNARD FALK
DAVID LOMAX , FYFE ROBERTSON and DENIS TUOHY and special contributions from KEITH KYLE , ROBERT MCKENZIE and OLIVIER TODD including a round-up of the day's news in pictures
Producer of the week
DAVID HARRISON
Editor ANTHONY SMITH

Contributors

Unknown: David Dimbleby
Unknown: Linda Blandford
Unknown: Bernard Falk
Unknown: David Lomax
Unknown: Fyfe Robertson
Unknown: Denis Tuohy
Unknown: Keith Kyle
Unknown: Robert McKenzie
Unknown: David Harrison
Unknown: Editor Anthony Smith

: Made in Britain

What do we make - what will they buy? Spotlight on the export drive : new ideas - new products - new markets
This year's British Musical Instrument Trade Fair attracted many foreign buyers and thousands of pounds worth of orders were taken, but the overwhelming majority of instruments exhibited were imported - many -from the other side of the world '
Only a handful of musical instrument manufacturers are exporting home-made goods in any quantity, but the re-export of French, East German and Japanese products is turning Britain into one of the world's leading distributors of other people's musical equipment Production MARCUS DAVIDSON

Contributors

Unknown: Marcus Davidson

: Weatherman

: Hold Down a Chord

Fingerpicking
John Pearse shows a group of friends how to 'pick' melodies in the style of four famous American folk guitarists. This week it's Sam McGee and ' Single Boy'
Producer, VICTOR poole
Closedown

Contributors

Unknown: John Pearse
Unknown: Sam McGee








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