A weekly agricultural magazine for those who live by the land.
Introduced by R. C. Gray.
Veterinary: 'Farming's' vet introduces a second film on calving, demonstrating action which should be taken in some difficult cases.
Farm Visit: James Thorburn visits Jack Houghton Brown, Lower Pertwood Farm, near Warminster.
Film sequences by the BBC's Agricultural Film Unit and the West Region Film Unit
From the BBC's Midland television studio
R. C. Gray Interviewer (Farm Visit): James
Interviewee (Farm Visit):
Bwrw golwg dros bynciau'r dydd mewn sgwrs a ffilm-a cyfle i gwrdd a rhai sy'n amlwg yn y newyddion.
(Wenvoe, Blaen-Plwyf, Holme Moss and Sutton Coldfield only)
David Attenborough introduces Dr. Rainer Goldsmith and R. H. A. Stewart, who describe the Expedition's progress and demonstrate in the studio some of the equipment which is being used by Dr. Fuchs and his team.
The subject of next week's Spotlight will be announced at the end of this programme.
R. H. A.
For the Very Young
Charles E. Stidwill tells the story.
Sam and Elizabeth Williams make the pictures
Viewers' questions answered spontaneously by Ruth Drew, Molly Hargrave, Joan Cambridge, Denzil Batchelor
In the chair, Joan Gilbert
A story of life today in a small town.
Written by Sheila Hodgson.
(Lennard Pearce is appearing in 'The Lovebirds' at the Adelphi Theatre, London)
The Civil War is over, but some of the bitterness lives on. Lone Ranger and Tonto discover a sinister plot to kill a Yankee Major and the film includes a thrilling and fast-moving fight on the roof of a train.
Introduced by Max Robertson.
Presenting news and views from the world of sport.
A Morton Schindel cartoon film from the book by Virginia Lee Burton.
On transmitters serving the areas:
6.10 News for Scotland, Northern Ireland, and the English Regions
News for Wales: 6.15-6.20
[Starring] Kathryn Grayson
With Larry Pennell.
A series of film plays presenting stars in stories of their choice.
Look around with Cliff Michelmore.
With Derek Hart, Geoffrey Johnson Smith, Macdonald Hastings and this week, Rory McEwen, Patricia Lancaster
(Patricia Lancaster is in 'For Amusement Only' at the Apollo Theatre, London)
Jack Payne introduces stars and personalities who are Off the Record with the latest news from the record industry, including The Beverley Sisters, Tony Brent, Don Fox,
Cynthia Lanagan, Marion Ryan, Sonny Stewart and his Skiffle Kings, The Southlanders, Humphrey Lyttelton and his Band with the Concert Orchestra and the George Mitchell Singers
Conducted by Stanley Black
(The Beverley Sisters are appearing at the Gaumont Theatre, Cheltenham, and were specially filmed for this programme)
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Tony Brent Singer: Don
Sonny Stewart and his Skiffle
Humphrey Lyttelton and his
The George Mitchell
The new Jack Benny film series of sparkling comedy shows.
This week Benny re-lives his early days as leader of a hilarious 'Hillbilly' act.
by GIUSEPPE VERDI
Libretto by Francesco Maria Piave
Adapted and produced by George R. Foa sung by JOHN NOBLE sung by PATRICIA CLARK sung by ALFRED HALLETT sung by JOHN HOLMES sung by PATRICIA KERN sung by BRYAN DRAKE sung by JOHN LAWRENSON sung by GWYN GRIFFITHE sung by PATRICIA KERN sung by JOHN FORD sung by PATRICIA KERN song by ANNE EDWARDS
The scene is laid in Mantua during the fifteenth century
The Pro Arte Orchestra (Leader, Antony English)
Conducted by STANFORD ROBINSON
Chorus-Master. Cyril Gell Repetiteur, William Reid Designer, Stephen Bundy
Gilda, his daughter:
The Duke of Mantua:
Sparafucile, a hired murderer:
Maddalena his sister:
The Count of Monterone:
Marullo, a courtier:
The Count of Ceprano:
The Countess of Ceprano:
Matteo Borea, a courtier:
Giovanna, Gilda's nurse:
Courtiers, guards, and noblemen:
Born March 25. 1867
Died January 16. 1957
A programme on the first anniversary of the great conductor's death.
Introduced by Spike Hughes.
A story of hope and success in caring for mentally defective people.
A film made for the Manchester Regional Hospital Board by Green Park Productions
followed by Weather; Road Works Report and Close Down