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: Nai Zindagi-Naya Jeevan

Starting a new series of the programme for viewers from Pakistan and India including news round-up, music, and a discussion on the Police Force as a career for immigrants.
Presented and produced by SALEEM SHAHED
Directed by ASHOK RAMPAL
(from Birmingham: repeated on Wednesday at 12.25 pm)


Produced By: Saleem Shahed
Directed By: Ashok Rampal

: Closedown

: Morning Service

from Old George Street Baptist Church, Plymouth to celebrate the 350th anniversary of the sailing of the Pilgrim Fathers Service taken by THE REV A. H. DUFF STEVENSON
Hymns (Baptist Hymn Book): Nos 9, 250, 463, 256 First Lesson:
1 Kings 8, vv 54-61 read by the REV PREB J.K. CAVELL Second Lesson:
Hebrews 11, vv 8-16 read by THE REV RAYMOND NORMAN Preacher SIR CYRIL BLACK
President of the Baptist Union Organist and Choirmaster GEOFFREY FIELD
Commentary by HUGH SCULLY
Television presentation by JOHN DOBSON


Unknown: A. H. Duff Stevenson
Unknown: Rev Preb J.K. Cavell
Unknown: Raymond Norman
Unknown: Preacher Sir Cyril
Commentary By: Hugh Scully
Presentation By: John Dobson

: Closedown

: Farming Introduced by DAVID RICHARDSON

How Many Pigs?
Disease and stress become major factors as the size of pig units increases. DR SAINSBURY of Cambridge suggests an optimum size of unit and producers give their views.
Produced by PHILIP HICKS (from Birmingham)
Weather for farmers


Produced By: Philip Hicks

: Closedown

: Heritage

A series of six films on the threatened natural environment of Britain and its chances of survival.
5:Land for Leisure
Greater appreciation of the countryside is increasing the pressure on it to provide opportunities for recreation.
Introduced by PETER B. STONE


Introduced By: Peter B. Stone
Produced By: Brenda Horsfield

: News Headlines

: A Film for the Family: Stowaway in the Sky

Feature films selected for the occasion - at home with the family - this week starring Pascal Lamorisse
Pascal stows away in his grand-father's magnificent balloon and is soon promoted to the rank of first mate.
This spectacular aerial adventure in the manner of Jules Verne was made by Albert Lamorisse - well-known producer of "The Red Balloon" - who this time takes his cameras aloft for an extraordinary voyage across France.
(Philip Jenkinson writes on page 12)


Written and directed by: Albert Lamorisse
Pascal: Pascal Lamorisse
Grandfather: André Gille
Tou-Tou: Maurice Baquet
Narrator: Jack Lemmon

: Sunday Grandstand featuring Motor Racing Show-Jumping, Hurling

Introduced by Alan Weeks
3 45*
Motor Racing from Monza
The Italian Grand Prix
This afternoon's race is the final European Grand Prix of 1970, in which Jochen Rindt can make virtually certain of winning the World title.
Commentator ANTHONY MARSH Presented by the Italian Television Service
Hurling from Dublin
The All Ireland Hurling Championship Final Cork v Wexford
Outside broadcast coverage of one of Ireland's greatest sporting occasions.
Commentator MICHAEL O'HEHIR Presented by the Irish Television Service
Show-Jumping from Burghley
Leading riders from Great Britain and the Continent compete on the show-jumping course in the final stage of the famous Burghley Three Day Event.
Commentator DORIAN WILLIAMS Tv presentation by Richard TILLING
Grandstand produced by BRIAN VENNER


Introduced By: Alan Weeks
Unknown: Jochen Rindt
Commentator: Anthony Marsh
Commentator: Michael O'Hehir
Presentation By: Richard Tilling
Produced By: Brian Venner

: Going for a Song

Customers and connoisseurs explore the world of antiques With MAX ROBERTSON
Resident connoisseur
Guest connoisseur
Producer JOHN KING (from Bristol)


Unknown: Max Robertson
Unknown: Arthur Negus
Unknown: Peter Lazarus
Unknown: Joan Crane
Unknown: Eric Merriman
Director: Paul Smith
Producer: John King

: Tom and Jerry

playing cat and mouse in a selection from the world-famous award-winning cartoon films starring Tom the cat and a far-from-underdog mouse called Jerry Dog Trouble


Unknown: William Hanna
Unknown: Joe Barbera

: The News



Unknown: Graham Parker

: Leaders of Men

4: Christ
The Person of Christ has only recently begun to lose the look of a white man. Vietnamese and African artists now paint him as one of themselves.
Tonight's film looks at the development of the Christian faith, and tries to see what has survived of the original Christ.
After the film, CANON GEOFFREY PAUL of Bristol Cathedral talks about the legacy of Christ with PADDY FEENY and a group of Bristol students.
Produced by PETER FIRTH
(from Bristol; repeated on Monday at
12.50 pm)
: Malcolm Muggeridge asks The Question Why)


Unknown: Canon Geoffrey Paul
Unknown: Paddy Feeny
Produced By: Peter Firth
Unknown: Malcolm Muggeridge

: Songs of Praise

from Old and St Andrew 's
Parish Church, Helensburgh Introduced by PETER WEST with choirs from
Helensburgh churches, Hermitage Academy and St Bride's School.
0 sing a new song to the Lord (St Magnus)
Jesus calls us! (St Andrew)
0 ye who taste that love is sweet (Helensburgh)
All things bright and beautiful (arr George McPhee )
Rejoice the Lord is King (Bryan Kelly ) Lord of all being (Ombersley)
The spacious firmament (Firmament) We thank you Lord (Doreen Newport)
Sing to the Lord a joyful song (Gonfalon Royal)
Almighty Father of all things that be (Chilton Foliat )
Ye holy angels bright (Darwall)
Series producer PHILIP s. GILBERT (BBC Scotland)


Unknown: St Andrew
Introduced By: Peter West
Unknown: George McPhee
Unknown: Bryan Kelly
Unknown: Chilton Foliat
Organist: Andrew M. Kinloch
Conductor: Walter Blair
Directed By: Ralph Smith

: Diamond Spectacular

featuring a cast of 1,000 at
The Empire Pool Arena, Wembley A vivid once-in-a-lifetime display to celebrate 60 years of Guiding staged in the presence of HRH The Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon President of the Girl Guides Association
Part 1: Diamond Circus
A circus-eye view of the history of Guiding, including displays of skill and agility, with all the traditional fun and trappings of the circus ring.
Arena presentation by JOYCE BOUCHER
Part 2 : Images and Reflections
An exciting and dramatic improvisation presented by 500 young people of the Diamond Jubilee Theatre Workshop.
Directed- by FRANK WHITTEK
Television presentation by IAN SMITH and KEN GRIFFIN


Presentation By: Joyce Boucher
Commentator: Geoffrey Wheeler
Presentation By: Ian Smith
Presentation By: Ken Griffin

: In Time of War: The Sea Shall Not Have Them

A season of British films featuring acts of courage in the face of the enemy. This week starring
Michael Redgrave , Dirk Bogarde with Bonar Colleano , Nigel Patrick Anthony Steel , Jack Watling
This exciting drama from the team responsible for Albert RN, Reach for the Sky and Carre her Name with Pride, tells the story of four airmen, zealously guarding vital information about the German V2 rockets, who are fighting a battle for survival somewhere in the North Sea.
Produced by DANIEL M. ANGEL
(Philip Jenkinson writes on page 12)


Unknown: Michael Redgrave
Unknown: Dirk Bogarde
Unknown: Bonar Colleano
Unknown: Nigel Patrick
Unknown: Anthony Steel
Unknown: Lewis Gilbert
Unknown: Vernon Harris
Directed By: Lewis Gilbert
Produced By: Daniel M. Angel
Produced By: Philip Jenkinson
Air Commodore Waltby: Michael Redgrave
Flight Sergeant Mackay: Dirk Bogarde
Sergeant Kirby: Bokar Colleano
Flying Officer Treherne: Anthony Steel
Flight Sergeant Slingsby: Nigel Patrick
Flying Officer Harding: Jack Watling

: The News

With KENNETH KENDALL and Weather


Unknown: Kenneth Kendall

: Omnibus at the Proms

The last in a series of five programmes from the 1970 Season of Henry Wood Promenade Concerts at the Royal Albert Hall
In Memoriam Sir John Barbirolli Halle Orchestra leader MARTIN MILNER conducted by Charles Groves Jean Fonda (piano)
Beethoven Piano Concerto No 1, in c major
Delius In a Summer Garden
This concert, which was to have been conducted by SIR JOHN BAR BIROLLI, will include the last filmed interview he gave, shortly before his death, when he talked about himself and his long association with the Henry Wood Proms. Introduced by RICHARD BAKER
On Saturday 12 September: Last Night of the Proms)


Unknown: Sir John Barbirolli
Leader: Halle Orchestra
Leader: Martin Milner
Conducted By: Charles Groves
Piano: Jean Fonda
Conducted By: Sir John Bar
Introduced By: Richard Baker
Directed By: Antony Craxton

: My World ... and Welcome To It

An invitation to step into the humorous and imaginative world of James Thurber
A series based on a selection of his famous stories and cartoons
This week : The Human Being and the Dinosaur
What is the sense in being superior if you can'take advantage of it once in a while? Take the dinosaur. It stands to reason that if it had not been inferior to the human being it wouldn'be extinct. It would still be around to enjoy the wonderful things the human being has made of the world. You have to be careful though because all inferior creatures have a nasty habit of being very smart when you least expect it. Maybe the dinosaur was just being smart and quit while he was ahead.


Unknown: James Thurber
John Monroe: William Windom
his wife Ellen: Joan Hotchkis
Lydia: Lisa Gerritsen

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