The swashbuckling adventures of the daring chevalier, Francois de Recci.
A film serial in 12 episodes.
Francois, on his quest for the agent who will help him to get his message through to the French, falls in with a group of strolling players.
Francois de Recci:
Isabelle de Sospel:
The Due de Sospel:
Tillie's Punctured Romance: part 2 The second half of his famous vintage comedy with Marie Dressier and Mabel Normand
Charlie stops at nothing for money - not even marriage! - but when the chaplain makes Miss Fortune his missus, misfortune follows his big mistake!
Taste, smell, hearing, sight, touch. Cardew Robinson controls the temperature of two teams of nurses who use their five senses in this light-hearted competition. Doing the rounds tonight are teams representing hospitals in MANCHESTER and LIVERPOOL With LESLEY TURNBULL and HARRY MORRISS from the Medical Teaching Centre of the United Liverpool Hospitals.
Script BOB BLOCK
Design LESLEY JOAN BREMNESS Director MARTIN L. BELL Producer BILL WRIGHT
A film from Wyoming by P'Arcy Humphries
In the beautiful but rugged country of the Teton Mountains live a wide variety of animals: elk, moose, bobcats, beavers, racoons and many others. One of the most commonly heard sounds is a chorus of coyotes, and this film shows the life of one of them during the course of a year. Commentary written by CLIFFORD DYMENT and spoken by EDWARD BISHOP
(from Bristol: first shown on BBC2)
Tonight's film in a season featuring the pop stars of the 60s who set Britain - and the world - swinging to a new beat. with John Leyton , Mike Same also starring
Freddie and the Dreamers Ron Moody, Liz Fraser
A group of young people working in a holiday camp see a chance to find fame and fortune when they hear that the forthcoming talent contest is to be televised.
The originality and vitality of the musical numbers add much to this behind-the-scenes look at the world of the holiday camp.
Directed bv JAMES HILL
(This Week's Films: page 9)
Freddie And The Dreamers
Mrs Barrington de Witt:
Every day Russian military aircraft and ships operate in considerable numbers around our shores. It is the responsibility of RAF Strike Command to counter these probings.
Tonight's documentary shows for the first time actual operations being carried out in the Defence of Britain in the Seventies. In the film we see the shadowing of the Russian fleet and its submarines, the locating of spy boats, and the interception by RAF fighters of Russian military aircraft.
RAF Strike Command is described as being in the front-line of Britain's defence. How does it operate? Is it really effective in this nuclear age?
(The Russians are here...: page 3)
at the Empire Pool, Wembley.
featuring tonight The Horse and Hound Cup
Soon after HRH Princess Anne presented the trophy to the winning team of the Nations Cup at Hickstead last Sunday, the mass exodus of riders, horses, grooms and all the paraphernalia of a modern major sporting occasion began to move from Sussex to London. At 9.30 this morning the 51st Royal International was under way-and what a challenge lies ahead for the assembled stars of international show jumping as they face another five days of intense competition which include the rewards of some of the most coveted titles in the world.
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