(first shown on BBC Wales)
(all transmitters except Scotland, Northern Ireland, and BBC Wales)
A series of films for the very young.
Script, puppets, and production:
A series of special interest to teachers, parents, and children. On four days this week Out of School previews the BBC's future output for schools. Programmes today and tomorrow are for Primary Schools, and on Wednesday and Friday for Secondary Schools.
1.55 Look and Read: Len and the River Mob
One of a series of eight programmes designed for children of about 7-9 years who find difficulty in learning to read.
Introduced by George Layton
2.15 Merry-go-round: Looking for Romans
The first of a group of programmes for 7-9-year-olds about the Romans in Britain
Introduced by Gabriel Woolf
with Robert Rietty and Philip Ray
Presenter (Look and Read):
Producer (Look and Read):
Ronald Hines tells The Wombles by Elizabeth Beresford
Bungo Womble has never seen a dog before or even a Human Being; all his life he has lived with the other Wombles in a burrow underneath Wimbledon Common. So when Bungo goes into the Outside World for the first time, he finds it all rather exciting, and dangerous too - at times.
with Valerie Singleton, John Noakes, Peter Purves
by Janet McNeill
Adapted for television by John Tully
More plans than one go astray in the night, but in the morning St George's Day is celebrated once more in the Church of St George Without, and the Bishop (John Woodnutt, above) makes an informal call.
Adapted for television by:
Mr Taffe, owner of the launderette:
The Flint twins:
The Flint twins:
'The Trailer', Henry's brother:
Maudie, Madge's weird cousin:
Jane, Gwen's sister:
The varied adventures of Hector the Dog and Zaza the Cat, not forgetting next-door-neighbour Mrs Kiki Frog.
Ronald Allison spotlights events and people making the news around Town.
A contest in speed and wits between families from all over the United Kingdom introduced by Robert Robinson
This week the winners of the 1968 series The Walkington Family from Abingdon, Berkshire challenge the winners of the 1969 series
by James Doran
starring James Ellis, John Slater, Derek Waring
with Ian Cullen, Douglas Fielding and Bernard Holley
A new police constable, Joe Skinner, is assigned to the crime cars, while Kardar-a a Hungarian - expert with explosives, has a score to settle with a certain policeman...
(for cast list see Tuesday, page 74)
Tom and Jerry playing Cat and Mouse in a selection from the world-famous award-winning cartoon films.
A comedy by Claude Magnier
adapted by Robin Maugham
starring Ian Carmichael as Mervyn Browne, Elspet Gray as Jane Maxwell, Brian Rix as George Maxwell
When Mervyn Browne's car breaks down near the Maxwell's cottage in Kent, he finds Jane desperately lonely because her husband is too busy to see her except at weekends.
(Brian Rix is appearing in 'She's Done it Again!' at the Garrick Theatre, London)
With Richard Baker and the BBC's Correspondents and reporters around the world and Weather
by Hugo Charteris
[Starring] Susan Jameson as Kate, Angela Down as Avril, Liza Goddard as Victoria
'Property is theft' - who is the real thief, the shoplifter or the rich man? This is the third of four plays about Kate. Victoria has found her a job in a book-shop. She gets on well with the owner, Mr Stork, but finds she has to protect a young colleague in trouble and comes up against formidable and unfamiliar ideas.
Tristan de Vere
Introduced by Robert MacNeil
Where has America been in the past 10 years?
Where will it go in the 70s?
These are the questions which are posed by a team of 12 reporters from the National Broadcasting Company of America
'This super NBC documentary looks back at 10 years of space, sport, fads, fashion, transportation, and transplantation - of involvement and integration-of race and riot - and of politics, pot, poverty, and the pill.' (Time Magazine)
with music from The Beatles
Reporters include Chet Huntley, Frank McGee, David Brinkley, Sander Vanocur,
Elie Abel, Ed Newman, John Chancellor
Produced by Robert Northsfield for NBC of America
(The Sixties: pages 101-106)