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: Beunydd

Bwnw golwg dros bynciau'r dydd mewn sgwrs a ffilm-a a chyfle i gwrdd a rhai sy'n amlwg yn y newyddion.

: For the Schools: Science and the Larder: 3: From Wheat to Bread

John Anderson shows how plant breeders have developed different strains of wheat for differing purposes. In a filmed visit to the Cereals Research Station viewers see how the scientist tests the properties of flour milled from the various types of grain.

Contributors

Presenter: John Anderson
Producer: F. R. Elwell

: Mainly for Women: Wednesday Magazine

A topical diversion with John Witty introducing people and events of the day including:
The House the Howells Built, Dilys Powell and a story from Tom Fleming.

Contributors

Presenter: John Witty Guest: Dilys Powell
Storyteller: Tom Fleming
Director: Richard Gilbert
Producer: Lorna Pegram

: Children's Television: Playbox

Eamonn Andrews opens Playbox helped by Tony Hart including:
The Six-Clue Challenge: 9: The Big Top Mystery
by Vere Lorrimer.
Where you can try your hand at being a detective.
With Ivan Owen as Inspector Bruce, Rose Alba as Rosita
and The Inter-Regional Quiz Championship
in which children from all over the country take part.

Contributors

Presenter: Eamonn Andrews
Co-presenter: Tony Hart
Producer: Gerald Wiltshire
Writer (The Six-Clue Challenge): Vere Lorrimer
Inspector Bruce: Ivan Owen
Rosita: Rose Alba

: News for Scotland, Northern Ireland and the English Regions


(On transmitters serving the areas:)
News from Wales: 6.15-6.20

: News from the Zoos

Gorillas and Big Cats at Bristol make this week's News from the Zoos
A fortnightly outside broadcast from Zoos all over Great Britain.
Zoo Correspondent: James Fisher

Contributors

Zoo Correspondent: James Fisher
Presented by: Peter Bale
Series edited by: Nicholas Crocker

: Tonight

Look around with Cliff Michelmore.
Sport - Music - People
Cinema - Theatre - Argument
with Derek Hart, Geoffrey Johnson Smith and this week, Cy Grant and Noel Harrison

Contributors

Presenter: Cliff Michelmore
Reporter: Derek Hart
Reporter: Geoffrey Johnson Smith
Singer/guitarist: Cy Grant
Singer: Noel Harrison
Producer: Donald Baverstock

: News Summary

: The Nightwatchman's Stories: 4: Twin Spirits

Based on tales by W. W. Jacobs.
Adapted for television by Lionel Brown.
With Wally Patch as Bill, the Nightwatchman

Contributors

Author: W. W. Jacobs
Adapted by: Lionel Brown
Producer: Peter Dews
Music for the concertina composed and played by: Alfred Edwards
Designer: Barry Learoyd
Director: Norman Wright
Bill: Wally Patch
Mrs Berry: Nancy Nevinson
Joseph Piper: Jack Newmark
Mrs Cox: Kathleen Helms
Henry Cox: John Sharp
Landlord: Harry Towb

: Sportsview

Introduced by Stirling Moss
The weekly sports magazine for all the family
Including
The Fourth Test Match
Introduced by Denis Compton
A film report from
Adelaide Cricket Ground
Edited by Paul Fox and Ronnie Noble
Presented by Bryan Cowgill

Contributors

Presenter: Stirling Moss
Presenter: Denis Compton
Presenter: Bryan Cowgill
Editor: Paul Fox
Editor: Ronnie Noble

: Shakespeare Without Tears

An episode in the life of the laughing stock of Television.
[Starring] Frankie Howerd
Written by Reuben Ship.

Contributors

Writer: Reuben Ship
Designer: Audley Southcott
Producer: Eric Miller

: Canadian Television Theatre presents: The Radioactive Man

by Fred Edge.
[Starring] Cec Linder
Marko, who is a janitor in a medical research establishment, takes home a lead pellet for his landlady's son to play with. At least he thinks it's lead...

Contributors

Writer: Fred Edge
Producer: Mel Breen
Marko: Uriel Luft
Mary: Jill Foster
Graham: Ivor Barry
Shore: Cec Linder
Todor: Frank Perry
Milan: Alex Denaszody
Janez: Henry Comor
Zvone: Ed Simay
Peter: Tony Brown
Reynolds: Jim Barron
Campbell: John Maddison
Constable: Alan Chrysler

: News

: Facts and Figures: Food, Whales, and Glasgow Teenagers

Contributors

Compiled by: Frank Blackaby
Charts designed and animated by: Alfred Wurmser
Described by: Geoffrey Johnson Smith
Presented by: Malcolm Brown

: Make Way for Music

Presenting Alyn Ainsworth and the BBC Northern Dance Orchestra in thirty minutes of music in an informal manner with songs by Sheila Buxton and Roberto Cardinali.
Introduced by Roger Moffat.

Contributors

Musicians: Alyn Ainsworth and the BBC Northern Dance Orchestra
Singer: Sheila Buxton
Singer: Roberto Cardinali
Presenter: Roger Moffat
Producer: Barney Colehan

: News Summary

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