9.38 Television Club: A Visit to the Optician
(Shown on Monday)
10.0-10.20 Middle School Physics: Forces Balanced and Unbalanced
(Shown last week)
10.25-10.45 So You're Leaving Soon?
A series for Welsh Schools
(Welsh Transmitters, Sutton Coldfield, Holme Moss, Wenvoe West)
11.5 Scene: Being Happy, That's What Counts
(Shown on Thursday)
11.35-11.55 Engineering: Craft and Science: Unit 4: Metal Cutting
(Shown on Wednesday)
For booklet see page 22
Parlour Game: "I Have a Word"
(First shown on BBC Wales)
(Crystal Palace, Wenvoe West, Holme Moss, Sutton Coldfield)
For the very young
Pippin and Tog hear the story of the princess who wants too many things.
(Shown on Tuesday)
A programme for children under five
Today's story: "The Bow and the Harp" by Joanne Cole
(Shown at 11.0 a.m. on BBC-2)
Author (The Bow and the Harp):
with Samira Kirollos
Stories based on traditional Egyptian legends retold by Samira Kirollos
Today: The Monastery of St. Pacomus
(Next week: "The Little Wooden Horse" by Ursula Moray Williams)
Introduced by Michael Aspel
with Peter Glaze, Rod McLennan, Christine Holmes, Jillian Comber
Guests, Amen Corner, Jack Beckitt
(Christine Holmes is appearing in "Charlie Girl" at the Adelphi Theatre, London; Bert Hayes is at Butlin's Hotels, Cliftonville)
Bert Hayes and his
with Cathy McGowan
A weekly look at criticism and comments from younger viewers
Today, and for the following three Fridays, Junior Points of View will be introduced by Cathy McGowan, late of Ready, Steady, Go. The style of her programmes will differ slightly from the present format. Every week a well-known personality will be in the studio to give his, or her opinion on TV programmes. Today on film some children from a London primary school talk to Cathy about their likes and hates on BBC-tv.
Letters for inclusion in these programmes should be addressed to: Junior Points of View, [address removed]
Introduced by Ronald Allison
to Kelvingrove Park, Glasgow
with Robin Hall and Jimmie Macgregor, Tina Lawton, Ted Darling, Brian Seivwright
and The Dancers: Charlie Mill, Morag Alexander, Victor Wesley, Celia Hammond, Jackie Farrell, Sandra Adams, Isobel James
Tales from the last frontier of the great American West.
A film series starring James Drury as The Virginian
Accepting an invitation to visit the mother of a close friend, Betsy finds her welcome both mysterious and alarming.
(First shown on BBC-2)
6.0-6.18 Local News and Weather
(Rowridge, Brighton, Oxford, Peterborough, Manningtree, Cambridge)
Starring Dick Emery
Special guests, The Satin Bells
with Priscilla Morgan, Peter Elliott, Damaris Hayman, Lindsay Campbell, Scott Angel, Maurice Cranmer, Trevor Miles, Peter Sanders
by Jimmy Perry and David Croft
Starring Arthur Lowe, John Le Mesurier and Clive Dunn
In which our heroes triumph over the problems of security, fifth columnists, and parachuting air-men.
Featuring John Laurie, James Beck, Arnold Ridley, Ian Lavender
with Caroline Dowdeswell, Carl Jaffe, Bill Pertwee, Denys Peck, David Davenport, Nigel Rideout
The voices of Bud Flanagan and E.V.H. Emmett
Signature tune by Jimmy Perry and Derek Taverner, played by the Band of the Coldstream Guards, conducted by their Director of Music, Capt. Trevor L. Sharpe M.B.E., L.R.A.M., A.R.C.M., P.S.M.
Musicians (signature tune):
Band of the Coldstream
Captain Trevor L. Sharpe
Lance Corporal Jones:
Military Police Sgt.:
The voice of [Signature tune]:
The voice of [Newsreel]:
with Robert Dougall
followed by The Weather
from Garmisch Partenkirchen, West Germany
featuring Ice Dancing
The World Ice Dance Champions Bernard Ford and Diane Towler tonight defend their European title and spearhead Great Britain's attempt to repeat last year's clean sweep when this country won the European gold, silver, and bronze medals.
Presented by the German Television Service
See page 32
Organised by Mecca Dancing
The winners get a place in the semi-final against West Scotland
Peter West introduces the Second half of Home Counties North v. North of England
Chairman of Judges:
Music (The Strand):
What matters in the news and out of it with Kenneth Allsop and Michael Barratt,
Robert McKenzie, Vincent Kane
with on-the-spot reports by Fyfe Robertson, David Lomax, Philip Tibenham, Denis Tuohy, Linda Blandford
A series of international debating contests between students from eight countries for The Observer Mace
"Great men are dangerous"
This is the Motion the Czechoslovak team proposes and the Dutch team opposes
Panel of Judges:
Trevor Fisk, President of the National Union of Students
and Kenneth Harris, Presiding Judge, who also introduces the programme
From Stadsgehoorzaal, Leiden, Holland
Presented in collaboration with The Netherlands Television Service
This competition is being run on a knock-out basis, with four first-round contests, two semi-finals, and a final, and the series provides a chance for students to debate on TV a number of subjects of general interest. The language of the programmes will be English, each team will have two members, and the students' speeches will last just under five minutes each. The judges will award marks for content, presentation, and team work.