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: Cricket: Fifth Test Match England v The Rest of the World

for the Guinness Trophy Second day
Coverage up to the lunch interval from The Oval
Introduced by PETER WEST Commentary team
RICHIE BENAUD , JIM LAKER
DENIS COMPTON , TED DEXTER
Production
NICK HUNTER , DAVID KENNINO

Contributors

Introduced By: Peter West
Unknown: Richie Benaud
Unknown: Jim Laker
Unknown: Denis Compton
Unknown: Ted Dexter
Unknown: Nick Hunter
Unknown: David Kennino

: Watch with Mother Chigley

This place is in Trumptonshire and contains a factory, a handmade pottery, a stately home, and a vintage steam railway Binnie and Bessie

: The News

Weatherman BERT FOORD
1.53 Interval

Contributors

Unknown: Bert Foord

: Bric-a-Brac

Quiz about antique odds and ends

: Closedown

: Cricket: Fifth Test Match

Further coverage from The Oval (On BBC2 from 4.30)

: Interval

: Play School

: The Mole and the Motor Car

' If you can'beat them, join them,' thinks the Mole as he becomes part of the world on wheels.

: Score with The Scaffold

A zany zigzag of puzzles and quizzes featuring
The Scaffold with special guest Patrick Moore and Wendy Padbury , The Fourmost
Inspector Boniface Investigates Artist NIGEL BARRON Reader DAVID SCASE Script BRIAN FINCH and the answer to :
Hiram Hamburger Jr is a remarkable man! He works in New York and travels at least 25 miles every day. The funny thing is that he doesn'use underground, air travel, wheel transport of any kind. He doesn'cross over water, ride on an animal, walk, or run. He passes no streets, traffic, scenery, yet lots of people travel with him. Who is he?
Design PETER MAVIUS
Production STAN PARKINSON (from Manchester)

Contributors

Unknown: Patrick Moore
Unknown: Wendy Padbury
Artist: Nigel Barron
Reader: David Scase
Reader: Script Brian Finch

: Space Kidettes

Another space adventure with the Space Kidettes

: Junior Points of View

Robert Robinson takes a weekly look at criticism and comments from younger viewers
Produced by IAIN JOHNSTONE

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Robinson
Produced By: Iain Johnstone

: Entertaining with Kerr The Galloping Gourmet

GRAHAM KERR takes a lighthearted look at one of his favourite recipes and cooks it with expertise. This week: Afrikosenk Nodet (Apricot Dumplings)
(A series made in Canada)

Contributors

Unknown: Graham Kerr

: Champions' Quiz Ball

Match 4 Celtic
Scottish League Cup winners and League Champions v
Manchester City
League Cup winners and winners of European Cup-Winners' Cup Tonight's teams Celtic
Billy McNeill , Jim Craig Willie Wallace
John Cairney , celebrity supporter Manchester City
Joe Mercer , manager
Francis Lee , Mike Summerbee
Kenny Lynch , celebrity supporter Referee.STUART HALL
Questions set by JOHN WITTY and STAN GREENBERG Devised bv GEORGE WOOLLEY Director douglas BOYD
Producer MARY EVANS

Contributors

Unknown: Billy McNeill
Unknown: Jim Craig
Unknown: Willie Wallace
Unknown: John Cairney
Unknown: Joe Mercer
Unknown: Francis Lee
Unknown: Mike Summerbee
Unknown: Kenny Lynch
Unknown: Stan Greenberg
Unknown: Mary Evans

: The Virginian

Tales from the last frontier of the great American West A film series starring
The Modoc Kid
The Graingers match wits with a ruthless gunfighter and two of his gang.

Contributors

the Virginian: James Drury
John Grainger: Charles Bickford
Stacy Grainger: Don Quine
Elizabeth Grainger: Sara Lane
Ryker: Clu Gulager
Del Stetter: John Saxon
Roy Tindall: John Goddard
Cullen Tindall: Harrison Ford
Doc Hinton: Paul Fix
Sheriff Abbott: Ross Elliott

: Don't Ask Us

A comedy revue with Frank Abbott , Russell Davies
David Henry , Maureen Lipman Adrienne Posta , Richard Stilgoe in a high-speed panorama of laughs, sketches, music, and things
Script editor AUSTIN STEELE
Orchestra directed by ALAN BRADEN Design GILLIAN HOWARD
Executive producer JOHN AMMONDS Produced by DAVID O'CLEE

Contributors

Unknown: Frank Abbott
Unknown: Russell Davies
Unknown: David Henry
Unknown: Maureen Lipman
Unknown: Adrienne Posta
Unknown: Richard Stilgoe
Directed By: Alan Braden
Directed By: Design Gillian Howard
Produced By: David O'Clee

: Me Mammy

The new comedy series by HUGH LEONARD starring with in Me Mammy's Tomb
A coffin for Mammy is a status symbol and when her friend is given one by her son-in-law, nothing will prevent her from wheedling one out of Bunjy. with also appearing MICHAEL STAINTON
Music composed and conducted by MAX HARRIS
Designer TIM GLEESON
Producer JAMES GILBERT t.

Contributors

Unknown: Hugh Leonard
Unknown: Michael Stainton
Conducted By: Max Harris
Conducted By: Designer Tim Gleeson
Conducted By: Producer James Gilbert
Bunjy Kennefick: Milo O'Shea
Mrs Kennefick: Anna Manahan
Miss Argyll: Yootha Joyce
Cousin Enda: David Kelly
Mr Hare: Terence Alexander
Mrs Canaan: Elizabeth Begley

: The Main News

With KENNETH KENDALL and the BBC's correspondents and reporters around the world and Weather

Contributors

Unknown: Kenneth Kendall

: Miss United Kingdom at Blackpool

including
Miss England! Miss Ireland! Miss Scotland! Miss Wales!
Tonight one of the forty girls will be nominated Miss United Kingdom and go on to the Miss World contest in November. plus
What to wear?
A competition to establish a national costume to be worn by the Miss UK entrant in this year's top beauty contest at the Royal Albert Hall. Hosts
Michael Aspel , Keith Fordyce Orchestra Terry Reaney
Design KENNETH LAWSON
Arranged by ERIC MORLEY Produced by PHILIP LEWIS
Organised by Mecca Promotions and Blackpool Corporation in conjunction with Hoover Hair Care
(The new style beauty queen, see pages 10 and 11)

Contributors

Unknown: Albert Hall.
Unknown: Michael Aspel
Unknown: Keith Fordyce
Unknown: Terry Reaney
Unknown: Design Kenneth Lawson
Arranged By: Eric Morley
Produced By: Philip Lewis

: Is That Your Body, Boy?

by ANDREW DAVIES starring
The gym is Cracker's personal domain where, as an 'old army sweat,' he puts his pupils through a kind of hell.
Script editor DEREK HODDINOTT Producer INNES LLOYD
Directed by CLAUDE WHATHAM
(first seen in Thirty-Minute Theatre on BBC2)
.. it inspired in my javourite performer Ron Moody a marvellous piece of complicity as the instructor: erect, bristling, lonely, intransigent, and sad.
SUNDAY TELEGRAPH
' Is That Your Body, Boyt ' an exact, vivid play in the Thirty-Minute Theatre series. DAILY TELEGRAPH

Contributors

Unknown: Andrew Davies
Unknown: Derek Hoddinott
Directed By: Claude Whatham
Cracker Carstairs: Ron Moody
Miller: Keith Skinner
Penrose: Robert Yetzes
Waller: Michael Kitchen
Spratt: Brian Pettifer

: 24 Hours

A daily look at what matters in the news and out of it
Presented all this week by Kenneth Allsop with the latest news in pictures and with on-the-spot reports by BERNARD FALK , DAVID LOMAX
TOM MANGOLD , FYFE ROBERTSON and DENIS TUOHY and special contributions from
KEITH KYLE and ROBERT MCKENZIE
Producer of the week MICHAEL BUKHT Editor ANTHONY SMITH

Contributors

Unknown: Kenneth Allsop
Unknown: Bernard Falk
Unknown: David Lomax
Unknown: Tom Mangold
Unknown: Fyfe Robertson
Unknown: Denis Tuohy
Unknown: Keith Kyle
Unknown: Robert McKenzie
Unknown: Anthony Smith

: Ralph Richardson's Cinema

One of Britain's most famous actors, knighted for his services to the stage and the cinema, Sir Ralph Richardson talks to MICHAEL ASPEL about his great interest in the cinema and the people involved.
He selects and discusses scenes from five of his favourite films including a John Wayne western.
Directed by PEGGY WALKER
Produced by JOHN BUTTERY (from Manchester)

Contributors

Talks: Ralph Richardson
Unknown: Michael Aspel
Unknown: John Wayne
Directed By: Peggy Walker
Produced By: John Buttery

: Weatherman

including long-range forecast Closedown








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