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: Nai Zindagi-Naya Jeevan

A magazine for viewers from India and Pakistan including discussions, review of recent news, music, and stories from the communities
Introduced by Saleem Shahed

(to 9.25)


Presenter: Saleem Shahed
Producer: Mahendra Kaul

: Music in School: 2: Tunes and Chords

Ken Evans shows groups of children building up pieces of music from simple tune and rhythm patterns. He also shows how primary and secondary children can use chords creatively.


Presenter: Ken Evans
Producer: John Hosier

: Si Dice Cosi: 3: A destra? No, a sinistra!

Twenty-six programmes for beginners in Italian
with Bianca Maria Corbella, Yole Marinelli, Luigi Basagaluppi, Alberto Colzi

(Repeated next Saturday at 10.0 a.m.)
For booklets and records see facing page


Presenter: Bianca Maria Corbella
Presenter: Yole Marinelli
Presenter: Luigi Basagaluppi
Presenter: Alberto Colzi
Designer: Charles Lawrence
Director: John Beveridge
Producer: Maddalena Fagandini

: Morning Service

From the New Town of Livingston, West Lothian
Livingston has been officially designated an area of Ecumenical Experiment and to date the joint ministry comprises:
The Rev. James Maitland, Church of Scotland
The Rev. Brian Hardy, Episcopal Church in Scotland
and The Rev. Hamish Smith, Congregational Union of Scotland

Today's service includes an account of the Ecumenical Experiment and the projects which link Church and Community in development


Speaker: The Rev. James Maitland
Speaker: The Rev. Brian Hardy
Speaker: The Rev. Hamish Smith
Presented for television by: James Dey

: Hardy Heating Co., Ltd.: 2: The Balance Sheet

A Business Studies series about Management Accountancy

What is the Balance Sheet and how can it be used within the company?
Introduced by Graham Turner

(See also Radio 3 (Study) Thursday, 6.30 p.m.)
For book see facing page


Presenter: Graham Turner
Producer: Paul Ellis
John Marsh: Harvey Hall
Jack Hardy: Raymond Mason
Sam Howell: Ivan Beavis

: Know How: Plain or Pressurised?

A programme for engineers

Air bearings - new designs, new applications, new possibilities.


Director: Peter Riding
Producer: Michael Garrod

: In This Case: 2: A Fun Commodity

A series for managers

Richard Loftus launched Old England Watches two years ago. He explains to Brian Redhead how he has built up export business in the U.S.A.

(to 13.00)


Interviewee: Richard Loftus
Interviewer: Brian Redhead
Producer: David Hargreaves

: Farming: A Tie with Big Business?

Introduced by David Richardson

Many firms are starting schemes to finance individual farm enterprises.
What are some of the conditions and returns?
From the Midlands

followed by the Weather Situation for farmers and growers


Presenter: David Richardson
Producer: John Kenyon

: Hold Down a Chord: Fingerpicking: Mississippi John Hurt and 'My Creole Belle'

John Pearse shows a group of friends how to 'pick' melodies in the style of four famous American folk guitarists.

For booklets and records see facing page


Presenter/Guitarist: John Pearse
Producer: Victor Poole

: News Headlines

: The Lost Peace: Episode 12: If speeches could make the world safe (Temperley)

A History of Disillusion 1918-1933
Written by Correlli Barnett and John Terraine.
Narrated by Sir Michael Redgrave.
And the voices of Robert Ayres, David Bauer, Betsy Blair, John Brandon, Felix Felton, Miriam Karlin, Cyril Luckham, Alec Mango, Paul Martin, Bill Nagy, Sebastian Shaw, Norman Wynne
and eye-witness accounts of events between 1922 and October 1925
Series produced by Tony Essex in collaboration with the Australian Broadcasting Commission, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
(First shown on BBC-2)


Writer: Correlli Barnett
Writer: John Terraine
Narrator: Sir Michael Redgrave
Voices: Robert Ayres
Voices: David Bauer
Voices: Betsy Blair
Voices: John Brandon
Voices: Felix Felton
Voices: Miriam Karlin
Voices: Cyril Luckham
Voices: Alec Mango
Voices: Paul Martin
Voices: Bill Nagy
Voices: Sebastian Shaw
Voices: Norman Wynne
Producer: Tony Essex

: Film Matinee: The Corsican Brothers

The famous adventure film.
Starring Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Ruth Warrick, Akim Tamiroff

A vendetta between two Corsican families is the exciting background of Alexandre Dumas's story of the strange bond between Siamese twin brothers, who are separated at birth.


Based on the novel by: Alexandre Dumas
Producer: Edward Small
Director: Gregory Ratoff
Mario Franchi/Lucien Franchi: Douglas Fairbanks Jr.
Baron Colonna: Akim Tamiroff
Countess Isabelle Gravini: Ruth Warrick
Dr. Enrico Paoli: H.B. Warner
Count Franchi: Henry Wilcoxon
Lorenzo: J. Carroll Naish

: Going for a Song

The start of a new series
Customers and connoisseurs explore the world of Antiques with Max Robertson
From the South and West


Presenter: Max Robertson
Resident connoisseur: Arthur Negus
Director: John King

: Star Choice: R.3: Ministry of Research Centre No. 3: The Critical Moment

by Bill Macilwraith
Starring John Robinson, Elizabeth Sellars, Richard Wordsworth
with Simon Lack
Guest stars, Michael Culver, Glyn Owen, Jerome Willis
The stars of BBC series pick their favourite episodes
This week: John Robinson introduces R.3: Ministry of Research Centre No. 3

If helicopters continue to crash, there must be a reason. But what if no fault can be found with either men or machines?


Writer: Bill Macilwraith
Presenter: John Robinson
Designer: John Cooper
Story Consultant/Script Editor: N.J. Crisp
Producer: Andrew Osborn
Director: Bill Hays
Lt.-Cmdr. Johnson: Jerome Willis
Captain Richards: Glyn Owen
Colonel Gold: Philip Latham
Lt. Lewis: Michael Culver
Petty Officer: Michael Wisher
Sir Michael Gerrard: John Robinson
Brigadier Waters: Maurice Hedley
Dr. Peter Travers: Richard Wordsworth
Dr. May Howard: Elizabeth Sellars
Dr. Jack Morton: Simon Lack

: Ken Dodd and The Diddymen

from the North
(Ken Dodd is appearing in "Robinson Crusoe" at the Palace Theatre, Manchester)


Comedian: Ken Dodd
Puppet animation: Roger Stevenson
Script: Bob Block
Producer: Stan Parkinson

: The News and The Weather Man

George Luce


Weatherman: George Luce

: Pilgrim's Progress: 4: Vanity Fair

by John Bunyan
Adapted in six parts for the puppets of the Caricature Theatre


Author: John Bunyan
Director: Jane Phillips
Television Presentation: Myrfyn Owen

: Dreams, and Their Influence

Dreams that come to us down the dark corridors of the mind-what has been their effect upon the human race? What is their effect upon ourselves? What can they tell us of the future?
Derek Hart talks to Laurens van der Post and Professor H.J. Eysenck
(Repeated tonight at 11.22)

Derek Hart will first talk to Col. Laurens van der Post about the dreams of the Bushmen and the Eskimos and the dreams of the Bible. Is there a truth in what primitive man believed, that our dream state is more real than our waking state? Do the great religions of the world owe anything to dreams?
In the second part of the programme Hart will be asking Professor H.J. Eysenck about the influence of dreams on our lives. The hurried journeys and rider-less horses-are they the symbols of our unfulfilled desires? In particular, can dreams warn us of dangers to come, as Scipio and Hitler and J.W. Dunne believed?

And what of the Woking house-wife who has dreamt of three air disasters in the last three years which have all come true within forty-eight hours?


Interviewer: Derek Hart
Interviewee: Laurens van Der Post
Interviewee: Professor H.J. Eysenck
Producer: Oliver Hunkin

: Songs of Praise

from St. Mary's Parish Church, Mildenhall, Suffolk
with the choirs of the U.S.A.A.F. stations at Mildenhall and Lakenheath
Conducted by Charlene Peyton
Introduced by Eric Blennerhassett

Love divine, all loves excelling (Blaenwern)
God loved the world of sinners lost (Wondrous Love)
Thine for ever! God of love (Newington)
There is no love like the love of Jesus (The Love of Jesus)
King of glory, King of peace (Gwalchmai)
Lord, guard and guide the men who fly (Quebec)
Jesu, lover of my soul (Aberystwyth)
The King of love my Shepherd is (Dominus Regit Me)
When I survey the wondrous Cross (Rockingham)

The small Suffolk fenland market town of Mildenhall, three miles from Newmarket, can rightly boast one of the loveliest parish churches in East Anglia.


Choirs conducted by: Charlene Peyton
Presenter: Eric Blennerhassett
Organist: William Sturgeon
Conductor: Henrietta Taylor
Arranged by: Philip Turner
Presented for television by: Barrie Edgar

: Michael Hordern

appeals on behalf of The National Association of Almshouses

The Association is responsible for the restoration of the almshouses of this country, many of them historically important and architecturally interesting. In the last twenty years some 11,000 dwellings have been converted to comfortable modern homes for the elderly.
Donations, preferably by crossed postal order or cheque, to: Michael Hordern, [address removed]


Presenter: Michael Hordern

: The Forsyte Saga: Part 20: A Silent Wooing

by John Galsworthy.
Dramatised by Anthony Steven.
Starring Eric Porter, Nyree Dawn Porter, Susan Hampshire, Nicholas Pennell

Elderson has left the country; and during a stormy shareholders' meeting of the P.P.R.S. Soames has resigned from the Board. Fleur and Michael have had a son.
(Eric Porter is a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company)
(First shown on BBC-2)


Author: John Galsworthy
Dramatised by: Anthony Steven
Opening and closing music: Eric Coates
Story Editor: Lennox Phillips
Designer: Spencer Chapman
Producer: Donald Wilson
Director: David Giles
Jon: Martin Jarvis
Anne Wilmot: Karin Fernald
Irene: Nyree Dawn Porter
Francis Wilmot: Hal Hamilton
News-vendor: Peter Mallory
Sir Lawrence Mont: Cyril Luckram
Michael Mont: Nicholas Pennell
Pevensey Blythe: Tenniel Evans
Fleur: Susan Hampshire
Soames: Eric Porter
Winifred: Margaret Tyzack
Coaker: Julia Whyte
Aubrey Greene: John Bailey
Marjorie Ferrar: Caroline Blakiston
Lord Charles Ferrar: Basil Dignam
Marquess of Shropshire: George Benson
Settlewhite: Alan Rowe

: The Great Stars: Days of Wine and Roses

The Great Stars of yesterday and today in a season of their most memorable films
[Starring] Jack Lemmon
with Lee Remick, Charles Bickford, Jack Klugman

A young married couple with the world at their feet are almost destroyed by their mutual addiction to the bottle.

Originally written for American TV, this film was Blake Edwards's first excursion into the 'problem picture.' His other films have included rather more lightweight subjects: Operation Petticoat, recently seen on BBC-tv, is rather more typical of his work.


Screenplay: J.P. Miller
Producer: Martin Manulis
Director: Blake Edwards
Joe: Jack Lemmon
Kirsten: Lee Remick
Arnesen: Charles Bickford
Jim Hungerford: Jack Klugman
Leland: Alan Hewitt
Ballefoy: Tom Palmer
Debbie: Debbie Megowan
Dottie: Maxine Stuart
Trayner: Jack Albertson
Proprietor: Ken Lynch

: The News

with John Edmunds
followed by The Weather


Newsreader: John Edmunds

: Omnibus presenting: The Woman from the Shadows

A dramatised documentary of the best-kept secret in the life of the poet Wordsworth-his early love affair with a young French girl, Annette Vallon.
With Bernard Horsfall as William Wordsworth, Lise Cornier as Annette Vallon
and Sylvia Kay as Dorothy Wordsworth
Written and directed by Don Taylor


Music composed and conducted by: Herbert Chappell
Writer/Director: Don Taylor
Narrator: Richard Hurndall
William Wordsworth: Bernard Horsfall
Annette Vallon: Lise Cornier
Dorothy Wordsworth: Sylvia Kay
Coleridge: Brian Wright
Beaupuy: Andre Dumas
Mary: Deirdre Turner
Old Wordsworth: Kynaston Reeves
Old Dorothy: Eileen Way
Old Mary: Aimee Delamain
Raisley Calvert: Glen Beck
Beggar girl: Ellen Sheean
Child: Susan Swain

: The Weather Man

: Dreams, and Their Influence

(Shown at 6.30 p.m.)

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