Make Yourself at Home
For viewers from Pakistan and India.
Look, Listen, and Speak
From the Midlands
(Crystal Palace, Sutton Coldfield, Peterborough, Tacolneston, Cambridge, All North Transmitters (Except Sandale and Douglas), Kirk O'Shotts, Divis, Londonderry, Wenvoe West, Rowridge)
Teacher (Look, Listen, and Speak):
from St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, Rasharain, County Antrim.
Epistle: Titus 2, vv. 11-15
Gospel: Luke 2, v. 21
Jesus, thou art coming
O God, we give ourselves today Adeste fideles
Still the night
Sweet Jesus, bless e'er we go
Celebrant and Preacher:
Six farmers from different parts of the country look forward to the New Year and John Cherrington reviews some highlights of 1966.
From the Midlands and Weather Situation for farmers and growers.
1.45-2.10 Farming Club for E. Anglia
(Peterborough, Manningtree, Cambridge)
The 1944 Academy Award-winning film.
Starring Bing Crosby, Barry Fitzgerald and Rise Stevens
The appealing story of a young priest, assigned to a poor New York parish, and the joys and sorrows he finds among his parishioners and in his work. Bing sings many memorable songs, including 'Swinging on a Star', 'Ave Maria', and 'Going My Way'.
Produced and directed by:
Father Chuck O'Malley:
Father Tim O'Dowd:
The Robert Mitchell Boys
Many of the world's leading ski-jumpers compete in this traditional New Year's Day competition held in Germany's winter sports centre in the Bavarian Alps.
Presented by the German Television Service
The Children's Elephant Parade
led by Junior Ringmaster Gary Smart
A Swinging Clown on the Flying Trapeze
with The Four Lunasz
The World's Smallest Strong Man
The Pied Piper leads young friends to Joe Gandy and his Educated 'Talking' Pony
as Daredevil Hans rides his machine up a thread of wire into the roof of the Big Top.
Swaying Ladders suspended thirty feet above the sawdust
Young Larry and Ronnie
The de Wit Twins spin by their necks alone
Humpty Dumpty invites you to A Riotous Meal of Spaghetti and Custard Pies with the Roberti Clowns
The Wizard of Oz and friends with the Liberty Horses
presented by Yasmin Smart
Old King Cole introduces from France
The Incredible Hand Balancer
'Goosey Goosey Gander'
Mary and Jane two beautiful white geese walk upstairs and down
Foot Juggling at Breakneck Speed
Salvador juggles his brother Pepe on his feet
Smart's Five Baby Elephants
presented by circus boy Gary Jahn.
Circus direction by Mr. Billy Smart's sons: Ronnie, David, and Billy Jr.
Introduced by Keith Fordyce.
The Children's Elephant Parade led by:
Joe Gandy and his Educated 'Talking'
The de Wit
Rider (The Liberty Horses):
Presented by (Smart's Five Baby Elephants):
by Alexandre Dumas.
Dramatised in ten parts by Anthony Steven.
With Jeremy Brett as D'Artagnan, Brian Blessed as Porthos, Jeremy Young as Athos, Gary Watson as Aramis, Mary Peach as Milady de Winter and Richard Pasco as Cardinal Richelieu
"I have conjured a monster from limbo. She will pursue you to the ends of the earth..."
See facing page
Milady de Winter:
Assisted by Sweep and Harry Corbett
From the North
A programme which looks at various aspects of the new relationship opening up between Roman Catholics and Protestants.
Introduced by George Scott.
(Repeated tonight at 11.27)
Written and told by Barbara Mullen.
from St. Wilfrid's Parish Church, Harrogate, Yorkshire.
Introduced by Geoffrey Wheeler.
O God, our help in ages past (Saint Anne)
It came upon a midnight clear (Noel)
A great and mighty wonder (Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen)
As with gladness men of old (Dix)
Jesus, good above all other (Quem Pastores)
For thy mercy and thy grace (Culbach)
Jesu, grant me this, I pray (Song 13)
Jesus, where'er thy people meet (Wareham)
O God of Bethel (Martyrdom)
All my hope on God is founded (Michael)
Forth in thy name, O Lord, I go (Song 34)
The film this Sunday stars James Stewart, Kim Novak, Jack Lemmon, Ernie Kovacs.
From the play by:
Mrs. De Pass:
by John Pennington.
Created by A.J. Cronin.
Starring Andrew Cruickshank, Barbara Mullen, Bill Simpson
(Andrew Cruickshank is appearing in "Alibi for a Judge" at the Savoy Theatre, London)
The series produced by arrangement with:
Part of a concert of music by the Strauss family given this morning in the Main Hall of the Musikverein by the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra.
Led and directed by Willy Boskowsky
with dancers from the Vienna State Opera Ballet
Recorded via Eurovision by courtesy of the Austrian Television Service
Introduced by Richard Baker.
The Vienna Philharmonic
Led and directed by:
The Vienna State Opera
Robert Robinson with an eye on the Arts
See page 12
(Shown at 6.15)