Previously shown in November 1963
Written and introduced by Hugh Ross Williamson.
Today's programme shows what it was like to live in a villa in Kent about A.D. 410.
Repeated on Wednesday at 9.38 a.m.
For the very young
Vera McKechnie turns the pages and shows you how to make a paper hat.
You need newspaper, glue, and scissors
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Led by Henry Datyner
Conducted by Kenneth Alwyn who also introduces the programme.
Music includes Movements from Hary Janos by Kodaly.
(Previously shown in November 1963)
Repeated Friday, Dec. 11, at 2.5 p.m.
[Orchestra] conducted by/presenter:
Written and produced by Michael Gill.
Vincent van Gogh's painting career only occupied the last ten years of his life. Largely self-taught, misunderstood, constantly harried by ill health and poverty, his life embodies in an extreme form the isolation of the modern artist. He left more than 800 paintings, but only one was sold in his lifetime.
BBC film for Schools
(Repeated on Thursday at 11.5 a.m.)
Music composed and played by:
Voice of Vincent van Gogh:
gydag Owen Edwards
Topical items in Welsh.
(Crystal Palace, Sutton Coldfield, Holme Moss)
For the very young
A film series.
While Roderick the Rat is away visiting his uncle, the Hamster encounters a stranger in the wild-wood and proves himself to be the bravest of the animals along the riverbank.
Commentary spoken by Johnny Morris.
Written and produced by Peter Scroggs.
Introduced by Peter West.
Starting work means entering an adult world. There will be many new problems to cope with.
BBC film for Schools
Repeated on Friday at 9.35 a.m.
The cast carry on the story of the Cursed Necklace - but without scenery, properties, and costumes.
With Dorothy Bart, James Grout, Terry Wale, David Weston, Frances White
Previously shown in January 1963
Repeated Thurs., Dec. 10, 11.38 a.m.
How many kinds of ribbon pattern and wallpaper are there?
Presented by David Morris.
Repeated Friday, Dec. 11, at 10.0 a.m.
For the Deaf
Synopses are now available for these forthcoming TV plays: for adults, Kipling - The Bronckhorst Divorce Case (December 6); Z Cars - Bring Back the Cat (December 16) and First Foot (December 30); and for children, The Count of Monte Cristo, parts 10-12 (December 6, 13, and 20); Dr. Who and the Rescue (January 2 and 9); Tales from Europe - The Boy and the Pelican (December 10 and 17). Write to [address removed]
with Christopher Trace and Valerie Singleton.
A series of film adventures about two parachutists.
Jim puts his flares to good use when confronted by a tricky situation.
News and views from London and the South-East.
Introduced by Richard Baker.
followed by The Weather
Scottish song and dance to celebrate the occasion.
provided by Kenneth McKellar, Sheila Nicolson, Jimmy Reid, The Bruce McClure Dancers, The Clydebank Lyric Choir (Conductor, Alexander Graham), Jim MacLeod and his Band.
(Jim MacLeod and his Band are appearing at Hotel Dunblane, Perthshire)
See page 27
The Bruce McClure
The Clydebank Lyric
Jim MacLeod and his
Introduced by Cliff Michelmore.
with Alan Whicker, Fyfe Robertson, Trevor Philpott, Kenneth Allsop, Macdonald Hastings, Christopher Brasher, Julian Pettifer, Cathal O'Shannon, Magnus Magnusson.
with Peter Scott.
Man makes great demands which threaten, directly and indirectly, the world's wild life and wild places. But he also strives to preserve and replace. How successful are his efforts? An up-to-date progress report on such varied projects as saving orchids in Kent, geese in Hawaii, orangutans in Borneo, and rhinos in Africa.
A BBC Natural History Unit compilation film
From the West
See page 28
Devised and compiled by:
A comedy film series.
Starring Elizabeth Montgomery as Samantha, Dick York as Darrin Stephens
and Agnes Moorehead as Endora
Little Pitchers have Big Fears ...but they can be overcome without the help of magic.
The Window on the World
Introduced by Richard Dimbleby.
with reports on People - Places - Problems from Panorama's regular team of commentators Robin Day and Michael Barratt, Michael Charlton, Roderick MacFarquhar, John Morgan.
A film series starring Raymond Burr as the famous lawyer-investigator created by Erle Stanley Gardner.
An ex-convict who refused to see his wife while he was in prison is charged with killing a man in order to defend her name.
Character created by:
Judge, Jive, or just Join....
Peter West in Television's nation-wide amateur dancing competition from all corners of the United Kingdom for the BBC Television Award and Formation Team Cup.
Organised by Mecca Dancing
Alun Williams introduces The Wales Team at the Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
with Ken Mackintosh and his Orchestra.
James Lloyd comperes The West Midlands Team at the Locarno, Coventry
with Colin Hulme and his Orchestra.
Judges based in a London studio are nominated by members of the Official Board of Ballroom Dancing Ltd., the Welsh Alliance. and the All-Ireland Board of Ballroom Dancing
Ken Mackintosh and his
Compere (West Midlands):
Musicians (West Midlands):
Colin Hulme and his
Programme arranged by:
Series produced by:
Tonight's big fight tonight:
The Light-Heavyweight Championship of the World: Willie Pastrano, U.S.A.: Holder v. Terry Downes, G.B.: Former Middleweight Champion of the World
BBC Outside Broadcast cameras bring you this championship fight from the Harry Levene Promotion at Belle Vue, Manchester, just one hour after the result.
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by Professor Colin Cherry.
First transmission on Sunday