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A programme for children at home.
Are you an exhausted parent of a child under the age of five? If so, Play School may be just what you are looking for. Without actually leaving home, for half an hour every day, your child can benefit from the advice of leading authorities on nursery education and enjoy the undivided attention of a changing panel of presenters - young and resourceful men and women, most of them with children of their own.
Play School will not be a televised nursery school-room. It will use all the advantages of television to do the job of a nursery school in its own exciting way.
Storyteller this week: Athene Seyler


Storyteller: Athene Seyler
Production team: Molly Cox
Production team: Cynthia Harris
Production team: Anna Home
Production team: Daphne Jones
Production team: John Kershaw
Graphics: Hilary Hayton
Designer: Geoffrey Kirkland
Designer: Nicole Goodwin
Director: Malcolm C. Walker
Producer: Joy Whitby

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for Tuesday with John Stone , Denis Tuohy and the latest news


Unknown: John Stone
Unknown: Denis Tuohy


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A series of twenty programmes reflecting new trends in mathematics and in the teaching of mathematics
1: The Threefold Revolution
Today more mathematical ideas, more educational theories, and more applications of mathematics exist than ever before. How do these three factors affect what mathematics we learn, how we learn it, and why we learn it?
Introduced by Alan Tammadge with Professor W. H. Cockcroft


Introduced By: Alan Tammadge
Unknown: Professor W. H. Cockcroft
Produced By: David Roseveare

: Men and Money: 1: The Machine in Action

A series of six programmes about the City of London
In one square mile can be found most of the important financial figures in the country. Who are they? What do they do? What Is their power and influence?
The centre of the web - the Bank of England.
Written by Paul Ferris
Consultant, Andrew Shonfield
Spoken by Tony Garnett
Film editor, Alan Martin
Executive producer, Bill Duncalf
Directed by Roy Battersby


Written By: Paul Ferris
Consultant: Andrew Shonfield
Commentary: Tony Garnett
Film Editor: Alan Martin
Executive Producer: Bill Duncalf
Directed by: Roy Battersby


A series of nine programmes on the science of materials made in collaboration with the Imperial College of Science and Technology, London
1: Metals Are Crystals
Principal speaker,
Professor J. G. Ball
Music, Derrick Mason
Film editor, Peter Heffron
Script editor, Michael Clarke


Unknown: Professor J. G. Ball
Music: Derrick Mason
Editor: Peter Heffron
Editor: Michael Clarke
Directed By: Kenneth Shepheard
Produced By: Michael Heckford


A series of six programmes which describe the development of our political system and show where power lies today
1: The People's Vote
The extension of the vote and its consequences.
Introduced by Maurice Shock
Tutor in Politics,
University College, Oxford
Produced by JACK ASHLEY


Introduced By: Maurice Shock
Produced By: Jack Ashley

: JAZZ 625

Ellington in Concert
Part 1
The world-famous pianist-composer-conductor DUKE ELLINGTON and his Orchestra
The first of two programmes recorded during a recent visit to this country Associate producer: Terry Henebery
Designer: Robert Macgowan
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra appear by arrangement with Harold Davison and Norman Granz


Conductor: Duke Ellington
Producer: Terry Henebery
Designer: Robert MacGowan
Directed By: Yvonne Littlewood
Arrangement With: Harold Davison
Arrangement With: Norman Granz



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