A programme for children at home
Useful Box Day
Presenters this week,
Julie Stevens , Rick Jones '
In the story chair, Athene Seyler
Tomorrow in Play School Rick dresses up as a fisherman and uses both a net and a fishing line to try and make a catch. Skitter, Hope. and Camberley. the three felt pen men, come out of their box on Thursday to draw a story about a fishing trip.
Today's story is called
' Henny Penny '
Five programmes on the problems of the mid-life period
3: Health Hazards-Men
People over forty-five are in a period of some risk. In this programme a doctor looks at some of the more serious hazards to health at this time.
Producer, ROGER OWEN
Shown yesterday on BBC-1
Highlights of famous revues
Introduced by Alan Melville starring this week:
AUBREY WOODS with guest star, BEATRICE LILLIE accompanied by Geoffrey Brawn Written, composed, or devised by DAVID CLIMIE , NOËL COWARD LIZA LEHMANN , MURIEL LILLIE
ALAN MELVILLE , NICHOLAS PHIPPS
JOHN PRITCHETT , GEOFFREY WRIGHT Staged by WILLIAM CHAPPELL Compiled by PETER MYERS
Music arranged and conducted by DENNIS WILSON
Theme music composed by MALCOLM LOCKYER
Designed by Roger Cheveley
† Produced by ROBIN NASH
The Tape Recorder by PAT FLOWER with SUZANNE NEVE
Designer, Keith Norman
Producer, GEORGE SPENTON-FOSTER Directed by Tony WICKERT
She is saving up for her trousseau and works in the evenings as secretary to a writer Tonight he has dictated an outline of his latest thriller on to a tape recorder for her. Gradually she realises that the central character in the thriller bears an uncanny and indeed terrifying resemblance to herself.
The last of six documentaries on showmen and the shows they promote
6: TRANSPORT BY UNDERGROUND
A new kind of avant-garde in the arts has taken root in Britain: the ' Underground.' Who are they, and what are they getting up to down there?
Directed by GAVIN MILLAR
Producer, MELVYN BRAGG
Harold Williamson asks American children at an airbase in Middlesex what they think of the English way of life.
"The English Saturdays, I don't like them because they're not noisy and loud, over here they're real drowsy."
"English food - it's disgusting - I don't like it."
From the North
Tales from the last frontier of the great American West
A film series starring
Elizabeth has a magnificent obsession and loyalties are divided.
A last look around the world of television
Criticism, Discussion, Diversion with Michael Dean , Joan Bakewell
Tony Bilbow , Sheridan Morley and tonight's guests