Do you know that a ton and a half of air is pressing on this page of Radio Times?
Today Gerd Sommerhoff goes up the BBC Television Mast at Crystal Palace to show how pressure changes with height, and describes some of the ways in which we can use the pressure of air to help in our everyday life.
DethoUad arall o ffilmiau yn ymwneud A Byd Diwydiant
T cyflwyno gan Alan Protheroe
(A programme on industry)
Introduced by Richard Evans with Richard Adeney (flute), Gabor Reeves (clarinet),
Colin Chambers (piccolo) and Tom McCall (piano).
For the Very Young
Stories about a family of wooden dolls who live on a farm.
Audrey Atterbury and Molly Gibson pull the strings
Script and music:
A magazine programme for younger viewers.
Introduced by Christopher Trace.
Told and drawn by Tony Hart
An extract from the new Walt Disney film.
Artist/narrator (Packi's Caravan):
The Range Rider and Dick, trying to rescue a little girl, Jane, and her grand-father from bandits, find themselves accused of the murder of Jane's father.
The Range Rider:
In which he sets a subject, helps you with your picture-making, and announces this week's prize-winners.
Picture Gallery: Holiday Memory
A news magazine for South-East England.
News from South and West
Autumn work in the vegetable garden and greenhouse with Percy Thrower.
Begonias - Delphiniums - Polyanthus
Vital treatment for winter care from Allan Langdon (Somerset).
From the BBC's Midland television studio
Look around with Cliff Michelmore, Derek Hart, Alan Whicker, Fyfe Robertson and including John Morgan, Trevor Philpott, Polly Elwes and Robin Hall, Jimmie Macgregor.
After looking at Singapore and its islands from the air, Hans and Lotte dive off the southernmost point of Asia. Many of the animals they find are different from those of the Indian Ocean, including the little razor fish which swim head downwards; Hans chases a group and dances a fantastic ballet with them.
Directed and produced by Hans Hass in association with the BBC Natural History Unit
(A new film series)
Diver/photography/directed and produced by:
by Charles Dickens.
See panel and page 6
Robert Harbin invites you to join him in a demonstration of Mystery and Magic
At the organ, Charles Smart
Setting designed by:
An Outside Broadcast of some of tonight's fights from the Town Hall, Walsall.
Including An eight-round Middleweight Contest
George Aldridge v. Max Smith
Fiorello La Guardia, Mayor of New York from 1932 until 1945, was one of this century's most colourful and controversial politicians. In this film we see the indefatigable 'Little Flower' routing out gangsters and racketeers; supervising city fire-fighters; conducting the New York Philharmonic-and even reading the comic strips on the radio during a newspaper strike.
(A CBS 'Twentieth Century' film)
Kenneth Harris and Robert Kee report on the second day of the Liberal Party Assembly
From the headquarters hotel of the Liberal Party at Eastbourne.
A magazine of news and pictures from cameramen all over the world.
Introduced by Richard Baker.