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: PLAY SCHOOL

A programme for children at home
Pets Day
Presenters,
Carole Ward , Rick Jones
Today's story is called
Little Tuppen ' by PAUL GALDONE

Contributors

Unknown: Carole Ward
Unknown: Rick Jones
Unknown: Little Tuppen
Unknown: Paul Galdone

: CAR-WISE

Ten programmes on car maintenance and the overhaul of an engine with Barry Bucknell and Doug Mitchell
4: The Distributor
Produced by JOHN DOBSON from the South and West
Shown on Sunday on BBC-1
See BBC Further Education
Publications panel on page 39

Contributors

Unknown: Barry Bucknell
Unknown: Doug Mitchell
Produced By: John Dobson

: Newsroom

The World Tonight
Reporting: John Timpson, Peter Woods and the reporters and correspondents, at home and abroad, of BBC News.

Contributors

Unknown: John Timpson
Unknown: Peter Woods

: THIRTY-MINUTE THEATRE

Thank God for U.D.I. by FRANK CLEMENTS
Designer, John Cooper
Producer, INNES LLOYD
Directed by OLIVER HORSBRUGH

Rudolf Walker and David Savile in Thank God for U.D.I. ! at 8.0
Written by Frank Clements, ex-mayor of Salisbury, Rhodesia, tonight's play is about a black and a white Rhodesian who meet in London. Benjamin Chingara is working as a Freedom Fighter, and Guy Norton is employed by the Smith regime sanction-busting.
Benjamin takes Guy back to his Earls Court flat to meet his white wife Kathleen who is busily painting protest banners and who is immediately aggressive about Norton's work for the Smith regime. The two men talk about their activities, the impotence of the British Government, and the ill-informed and patronising white liberal intervention.
On the fringe of their argument is Kathleen, whose views on politics and her marriage to a black man she herself begins to question.

Contributors

Unknown: Frank Clements
Designer: John Cooper
Producer: Innes Lloyd
Directed By: Oliver Horsbrugh
Guy Norton: David Savile
Benjamin Chingara: Rudolf Walker
Kathleen Chingara: Louise Pajo

: EUROPA

The Death of Jan Masaryk
Suicide or Murder? What really happened on March 10, 1948 to this prominent Czech politician? Since the recent' thaw' in Czechoslovakia pre-Stalinist history is being re-examined. This unique inquiry by Czech television continues what has been called the revolution by television
Introduced this week by Derek Hart
Producer, FRANK SMITH

Contributors

Unknown: Jan Masaryk
Unknown: Derek Hart
Producer: Frank Smith

: THE HOLLYWOOD MUSICAL

A selection of musical milestones from the golden days of the silver screen
Tonight: the 1959 production of Say One for Me starring
BING CROSBY. DEBBIE REYNOLDS
ROBERT WAGNER with Ray Walston
Screenplay by ROBERT O'BRIEN Produced and directed by Frank Tashlin

Contributors

Unknown: Bing Crosby.
Unknown: Debbie Reynolds
Unknown: Robert Wagner
Unknown: Ray Walston
Unknown: Robert O'Brien
Directed By: Frank Tashlin
Father Conroy: Bing Crosby
Holly: Debbie Reynolds
Tony Vincent: Robert Wagner
Phil Stanley: Ray Walston
Harry LaMaise: Les Tremayne
Mary Manning: Connie Gilchrist
Jim Dugan: Frank McHugh
Joe Greb: Joe Besser

: LATE NIGHT LINE-UP

with Michael Dean , Joan Bakewell Tony Bilbow , Brian King and Sheridan Morley
'Tis almost morning SHAKESPEARE

Contributors

Unknown: Michael Dean
Unknown: Joan Bakewell
Unknown: Tony Bilbow
Unknown: Brian King
Unknown: Sheridan Morley








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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

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