Water in the Body
Seventy-five per cent. of the body's weight is water. In today's programme GERD SOMMERHOFF shows why this water in the body is so important. Produced by GEOFFREY HALL and LAWRIE LAWLER
A Major Port: Merseyside
A programme about the ships and cargoes of the second busiest port in Britain.
Filmed with the co-operation of the Mersey Docks and Harbour Board and Alfred Holt Ltd.
Introduced by Geoffrey Johnson. Smith, M.P.
Produced by Tim SLESSOR BBC film for Schools
Design for a Scientific Age
THE REACTOR AT WORK by Dr. T. E. Alllbone, C.B.E.,F.R.S.
Continued in next column
How a nuclear reactor is designed, how radioactive elements can be made in the reactor, and how we use these active elements.
Demonstrations by E. F. Chivers and R. J. Hackett
Studio animations: Alfred Wurmser
Produced by DONALD GRATTAN for Schools
Repeated on Wednesday at 10.6 a.m.
Dr. T. E.
News in Welsh
(Wenvoe, Blaen-Plwyf, Holme Moss, Sutton Coldfield)
Cylchgrawn i'r Henoed
Y cyftwyno gan Emrys Cleaver Y cynhyrchu gan ALED VAUGHAN
A magazine for the older folk
19: Starting Work
Introduced by Peter West
Produced by PETER SCROGGS BBC programme for Schools
introduced by McDONALD HOBLEY
ALAN CLIVE , BRYAN BUDGE
The Donald Purchese Quintet
Musical arrangements by Gordon Langford
A quiz to test local knowledge
Produced by BRYAN IZZARD
with Eileen Fowler
Produced by ANN SHEAD
See chart on page 26
Introduced by Leila Williams
PACKI'S BALLOON ADVENTURES
Written and drawn by Tony Hart Music by John Alldis
HOW TO MEND A PUNCTURE and an extract from the film
DIESEL TRAIN RIDE
Produced by JOHN HUNTER BLAIR
A film series telling the story of people whose work involves physical danger
5: THE FLYING ST. BERNARD
HERMAN GEIGER , mountaineer and flyer, makes his 5,000th rescue in the Swiss Alps. At the mercy of whirling winds, his light plane must land on a tiny, ice-capped clearing, 10,000 feet above sea level, and there is still a distance to cover on foot before reaching the injured skier.
The Wonder Bird
A ballet specially composed for this series by NESTA BROOKING with music specially written by Helen Perkin
The ballet tells the story of a dejected
Prince. The Queen is sad because nothing interests her son until the court jester captures a bird, which proves to be an enchanted Princess, and happiness comes to them all.
The music played by Anne Black Produced by URSULA EASON
A Court Lady:
A news magazine for South-East England
ROWRIDGE: News from the South
Introduced by Peter Scott
5: TOWER AND HOOD
The smaller Galapagos islands of Tower and Hood are a natural centre for seabirds, including the spectacular frigate birds.
Filmed by Tony Soper Edited by John Merritt
Produced by EILEEN MOLONY Last shown in October 1959
Look around with Cliff Michelmore
Trevor Philpott with Robin Hall , Jimmie Macgregor
Associate producers, Antony Jay Gordon Watkins , Tony Essex Editor, ALASDAIR MILNE
EAMONN ANDREWS to
Story written and research by NICKOLA STERNE
Directed by Michael Goodwin Produced by T. LESLIE JACKSON
' This Is Your Life ' was devised by Ralph Edwards
The Window on the World
Panorama cameras focus on PEOPLE-PLACES-PROBLEMS that make news
Introduced by Richard Dimbleby with the Panorama team of commentators
Edited and produced by MICHAEL PEACOCK
Assistant editor, David Wheeler
Associate producers, Don Haworth Jeremy Murray-Brown
by LEONARD WEBB with MARGERY WITHERS as Lou
Produced by Don Taylor
Designer, Stanley Morris
The Beckwiths' East End house is condemned. Lou is determined not to give it up and invites an employee of the local Council to Sunday dinner, but her family is not as willing to fight for the place as she had hoped.
for the BBC INTER-REGIONAL
Organised by Mecca Dancing
Peter West introduces the first semi-final in the nation-wide amateur ballroom dancing contest between twelve regions for the BBC Television Award and Formation Team Cup
West Midlands from the Locarno Ballroom, Coventry with Harry Gray and his Orchestra
Compere, David Coleman Produced by PHILIP Lewis
West from the Winter Gardens Pavilion, Weston-super-Mare with Johnny Baines and his Band
Compere, Alex Macintosh
Produced by Peter Bale
Before a panel of judges nominated by members of the Official Board of Ballroom Dancing Ltd., including the Welsh Alliance
Programme arranged by Eric Morley Directed by John McGonagle
Executive producer, BARRIE EDGAR
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