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Agor yr Eisteddfod
Recordiad o'r seremoni a gynha.liwyd yn gynharach heddiw ym Mhafiliwn yr Eisteddfod
Disgrifir y seremoni gan Alun Williams
(Royal National Eisteddfod of Wales: this morning's opening ceremony in the Eisteddfod Pavilion, Barry)
(Crystal Palace, Sutton Coldfield, Holme Moss, Wenvoe West and Welsh Transmitters)
A film series from Sweden of the adventures of two small men in a big world.
Alan Price with The Alan Price Set and Ray Davies
Alan Price plays and sings his kind of music and talks about the lyrics, tunes, and rhythms which make up pop music.
Are the words of pop songs important or are they all rubbish? Today Alan Price looks at pop song lyrics from folk to Presley and talks with writer and singer Ray Davies.
The Alan Price
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Written and produced by Shaun Sutton
The Escape the Germans Allowed
After Parks was wounded, Gill and Miller went on alone towards the Spanish border. Anson went back to the boathouse to look for Parks and Rondeur. At the boathouse they were ambushed by some German troops and Parks was killed. Rondeur and Anson were captured and the Gestapo ordered them to be shot.
Lieutenant Anson, R.N.V.R.:
The adventures of the boy detective and his dog.
Tin Tin and Captain Haddock are adrift in space in the path of an asteroid.
Introduced by Michael Aspel.
from the Canadian Red Cross Memorial Hospital, Taplow.
What would you like to see...?
Whom do you want to meet...?
Where would you like to go...?
Keith Macklin and Sheila Tracy talk to some of the patients and introduce: Michael Aspel, John Williams.
From the North
by Donald and Derek Ford.
Starring James Ellis, John Slater, John Woodvine
with Bernard Holley
Newtown Station receives a call from a man who says he has 'put a bomb in'. Sergeant Stone deduces from the man's words that this is not just another hoax and the hunt begins for the man and the bomb, which is due to explode at midnight.
Tristan de Vere
Adapted by Richard Waring from the stories by P. G. Wodehouse.
Starring Anton Rodgers
with Julian Holloway, John Fraser
(Tim Barrett appears by arrangement with Puck Films)
When Ukridge hears that an acquaintance of his has been a beneficiary in an insurance scheme following a bicycle accident, the mighty Ukridge financial brain goes to work on yet another money-making scheme. All it needs for success is that one of his friends has a serious accident.
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People, places, and problems that matter most to Britain and the world
Tonight: A special report on the Republican National Convention.
Introduced by Robin Day direct from Miami Beach, Florida with Panorama reporters Michael Charlton, David Dimbleby, Richard Kershaw, Robert MacNeil and James Mossman.
with Robert Dougall
followed by The Weather
by Barry Thomas
Starring Kieron Moore as Mike Hammond
with Tamara Hinchco, Al Garcia, Monica Vassiliou
A series of 'accidents' is changing the booming Spanish resort of San Raphael from a tourist paradise to a town of hell. Mike Hammond, newest recruit to the Anti-Mafia Commission, arrives to investigate the accidents and break the web of terror that envelops the hotel-keepers and landowners of the town. When he arrives, however, his informant - owner of a small hotel - cannot be found.
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A quick look at the news of the day and a longer look at what matters with Kenneth Allsop and Michael Barratt, Ian Trethowan, Robert McKenzie
with on-the-spot reports by Fyfe Robertson, Julian Pettifer, David Lomax, Philip Tibenham, Denis Tuohy, Linda Blandford.
Starring The Corries
and featuring Bernadette, Hedy West, Pipe-Major Angus McDonald and Dancers, 1st Battalion Scots Guards.
A programme of international folk music from the Edinburgh University Union.
(The Scots Guards Dancers appear by permission of Lt.-Col. Sir Gregor MacGregor of MacGregor, Bt. Commanding 1st Battalion Scots Guards)
The shots in Dallas determined the political fate of President Kennedy and Vice-President Johnson. Kennedy won a martyr's crown; Johnson suffered martyrdom.
Written and introduced by Professor Harry Allen.
10.25-10.55 Television Theatre: Sinking Fish Move Sideways
by Keith Miles.
(Rowridge, Brighton, Oxford, Peterborough, Manningtree, Cambridge)
Writer (Television Theatre):