Make Yourself at Home
For viewers from India and Pakistan
Health and Welfare
Look, Listen, and Speak: Lesson 5
'Look, Listen, and Speak', Book 1, in Hindi, Urdu, Bengali, Punjabi, and English (the vocabulary in Gujarati is available in leaflet form), and long-playing record with English dialogue and practice sentences to accompany Books 1 and 2 obtainable from booksellers record dealers, Asian stores, or by post from BBC Publications, [address removed] Book 4s. 6d. (by post 5s. 3d.) (crossed postal order, please, not stamps). Record (by post 42s. 10d.).
Teacher (Look, Listen, and Speak):
First shown on BBC Wales
(Crystal Palace, Wenvoe West, Holme Moss, Sutton Coldfield)
Maxwell Boyd is in the driver's seat for fifty minutes of flat-out motoring on road and track around the world with six men who came to the top in motor sport in 1968.
Vie Elford began a new career on the race circuits after winning the Monte Carlo Rally.
A Kenya garage mechanic Nick Nowicki beat the world's best drivers to come home first in the East African Safari.
Victor in the Isle of Man Junior and Senior T.T., Giacomo Agostini was the year's top man on a motor-cycle.
Helsinki student Hannu Mikkola became the fastest of 'the flying Finns'.
Graham Hill was world champion racing driver for a second time.
And there was a Â£10,000 prize due to be collected in Australia last week by the winner of the London to Sydney Marathon.
Written and produced by Brian Robins
For the very young
A film series of the adventures of Hammy and his friends.
Hammy meets the Wise Old Frog and makes friends with Roderick the Rat, who takes him on a very exciting fishing trip.
Commentary spoken by Johnny Morris.
Introduced by David Vine
International Ski-Jumping from Garmisch
The world's finest ski-jumpers compete in the Four Hills Tournament, the first major Winter Sports Competition of the 1969 season.
Television presentation by the German Television Service
Racing from Cheltenham
2.15 The Bibury Steeplechase over two and a half miles
2.45 The Fred Withington Handicap Steeplechase over four miles
3.20 The Broadway Hurdle Race over two miles and about 200 yards
Commentator (International Ski-Jumping):
Television Presentation (Racing):
starring Frances Hyland, James Douglas
The saga of the courageous settlers who opened up the prairies of the Canadian West.
by Noel Langley
with Kenneth Williams
Today: Chapter the Third
how Abu Ali attempted a rescue and how a spell went wrong.
A thrilling cartoon serial
The expeditionary party face both a suspended animation gas and a deadly fungus in their quest for the earth's centre.
A weekly series introduced by Johnny Morris
The World of Animals
In the wild, in the zoo, at home: a magazine of stories about animals constantly illustrating their own kind of magic.
From the South and West
English version written and told by Eric Thompson.
Introduced by John Bierman
Jimmy Savile calls 'Eyes Down!' for the first session of a new game
Speed! - Knowledge!
Teams from all over Britain race each other to fill the cards and shout 'Bingo!'
from the North
See page 42
What's new today for those interested in tomorrow
Introduced by Raymond Baxter
Discoveries... Developments... Trends
A weekly look at the world's fast-changing scientific, medical, and technological scene
New Year's Eve in Angleton brings Turner and Vivienne to a vital point in their relationship. Lance and Kirsty introduce a Northern custom which is not greatly appreciated by the Sassenachs.
From the Midlands
For cast list see page 55
A new farce by George Lee
Brian Rix, Leo Franklyn, George Moon, Anna Dawson and Carmel Cryan are appearing in 'Let Sleeping Wives Lie' at the Garrick Theatre; Sheila Mercier in 'Uproar in the House' at the Whitehall Theatre; Judith Arthy in 'The Secretary Bird' at the Savoy Theatre, London
with Robert Dougall
followed by The Weather
from Sadler's Wells Opera at the London Coliseum
Michael Flanders introduces Margot Fonteyn, Elena Suliotis, Yehudi Menuhin, The Jacques Loussier Play Bach Trio, Franco Tagliavini, David Wall, Brenda Last, Anne Howells, Elizabeth Bainbridge
Sadler's Wells Orchestra
Leader, Barry Collins
Conducted by Charles Mackerras
David Wall, Brenda Last, Anne Howells, and Elizabeth Bainbridge appear by arrangement with the General Administrator, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. The set for 'Cavalleria Rusticana' was adapted from a design by David Collis
The Jacques Loussier Play Bach
Orchestra conducted by:
with Kenneth Allsop and Michael Barratt, Robert McKenzie, Vincent Kane
with on-the-spot reports by Fyfe Robertson, Julian Pettifer, David Lomax, Philip Tibenham, Denis Tuohy, Linda Blandford
Starring Michael Craig, Virginia Maskell, James Robertson Justice
The romantic adventures and misadventures of a young general practitioner.
Based on the novel by:
Sir Lancelot Spratt:
Dr. Nicola Barrington: