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: For Schools, Colleges

9.38 Science Session
Four walls, a roof and then what?
With Carol Binsted and Dave Freeman.

10.0 Look and Read Len and the River Mob (3)

10.25-10.45 Llenyddiaeth: T. H. Parry-Williams (1)

11.5 Scene: Clean Sweep

11.35 Music Time


Presenter (Science Session): Carol Binsted
Presenter (Science Session): Dave Freeman
Producer (Science Session): Peter Baker

: Closedown

: Canu'r Bobol

Songs of the people and their background

: Interval

: Mr Benn: The Caveman

Today's Watch with Mother
Told by Ray Brooks.


Story and illustrations: David McKee
Narrator: Ray Brooks

: News

Weatherman BERT FOORD


Unknown: Bert Foord

: Closedown

: For Schools, Colleges

Making Music

: Racing from Kempton

2.30 Woking Handicap Hurdle Race (three miles)
3.0 Fulwell Steeplechase (two and a half miles)
3.30 Easter Hero Handicap Steeplechase (two miles)
4.0 Middlesex Novices Hurdle Div 2 (two miles) Commentators
Television presentation by DENNIS MONGER


Unknown: Julian Wilson
Presentation By: Dennis Monger

: Play School

A programme for children under 5

: Jackanory

Polish Stories
Today: Anna and the Blue Rose
Illustrations by JAN PARKER
Stories retold from traditional material by AGNES SZUDEK
Adapted and directed by PAUL STONE
Executive producer ANNA HOME


Illustrations By: Jan Parker
Directed By: Paul Stone
Producer: Daphne Jones

: Deputy Dawg

D.D. and his friends are on the trail once more and anything can happen.

: Crackerjack 72

Introduced by Michael Aspel With Syd Little, Eddie Large
Stuart Sherwin, Heather Barbour, Elaine Paige Guest artists Rod King
Johnny Silvo and David Moses


Presenter: Michael Aspel
Comedian: Syd Little
Comedian: Eddie Large
[Actor]: Stuart Sherwin
[Actress]: Heather Barbour
[Actress]: Elaine Paige
Singer: Rod King
Singer: Johnny Silvo
Musician: David Moses
Script: Bob Block
Music by: Norman Percival and his Orchestra
Designer: Nigel Curzon
Producer: Brian Jones

: Sir Prancelot

The adventures of an inventive knight on his journeys to the Crusades.
Written, drawn and produced by JOHN RYAN


Voices By: Peter Hawkins
Produced By: John Ryan

: National News

and Weather

: London This Week

People, places and events in the news around town
Presenter Clive Jacobs


Presenter: Clive Jacobs
Editor: Roger Ecclestone

: 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 Much Ado About Mousing


Unknown: Jerry Much
Unknown: William Hanna
Unknown: Joe Barbera

: The Virginian

Brand-new adventures of the foreman from Shiloh A film series starring
Halfway Back from Hell
Trampas is trapped in a tricky situation but, given an opportunity to escape, takes a rather curious course of action.


The Virginian: James Drury
Trampas: Doug McClure
Cardine: William Windom
Maria Ortiz: Anna Navarro
Marshall Teague: John Dehner
Rebecca Teague: Susan Howard
Judge Jeremiah Pitt: Parley Baer

: Comedy Playhouse

Ronald Fraser in Born Every Minute by JACK POPPLEWELL featuring JAMES BECK (above) and JULIET HARMER with Designer ROGER LOWE Producer DAVID CROFT


Unknown: Ronald Fraser
Unknown: Jack Popplewell
Unknown: James Beck
Unknown: Juliet Harmer
Designer: Roger Lowe
Producer: David Croft
Sir Rufus: Campbell Singer
Lady Wright: Mollie Sugden
Joe: Harry Landis
Ticket collector: Gordon Peters
Head Waiter: Edward Sinclair
Chauffeur: Michael Stainton
Page-boy: Balfour Sharp

: A Man Called Ironside

A new film series starring with guest stars Emilio Mercado Cal Bellini Escape
A man is arrested In Santa Crui on a double murder charge. He had previously been held by the San Francisco police on an identical charge but was cleared and released by Ironside and his team. Someone has made a terrible mistake. Ironside or the Santa Cruz police? Eve and Ed are sent to find out....


Unknown: Santa Crui
Unknown: Santa Cruz
Robert Ironside: Raymond Burr
Det-Sgt Brown: Don Galloway
as Officer Eve Whitfield: Barbara Anderson
Mark Sanger: Don Mitchell

: Nine O'Clock News

Presented this week by Richard Baker with the BBC's reporters and correspondents around the world Weather


Unknown: Richard Baker

: The Onedin Line: Winner Take All

by Cyril Abraham
starring Peter Gilmore, Anne Stallybrass and John Phillips with Edward Chapman, Philip Bond, Brian Rawlinson, Howard Lang, Jessica Benton, Michael Billington.
Lured by the profitable prospects of steam ships James sets up a Public Company but Callon is an old hand at financial juggling and meanwhile the Pampero, James's only clipper, is sailing through troubled waters ...


Writer: Cyril Abraham
Series devised by: Cyril Abraham
Script Editor: Barry Thomas
Designer: Oliver Bayldon
Producer: Peter Graham Scott
Director: Gerald Blake
James: Peter Gilmore
Captain Svenson: Michael Segal
Dockmaster: Jay Neill
Robert: Brian Rawlinson
Anne: Anne Stallybrass
Captain Webster: James Hayter
Albert Frazer: Philip Bond
Elizabeth: Jessica Benton
Sarah: Mary Webster
Baines: Howard Lang
Daniel Fogarty: Michael Billington
Mr Frazer: John Phillips
Tranter: Nigel Lambert
Callon: Edward Chapman
Tapscott: James Garbutt
Emma Callon: Pamela Salem
Brandon: Chris Tranchell

: Come Dancing

at Locarno Ballroom, Bradford (organised by Mecca Dancing) Peter West introduces
North of England v East Midlands THE BOBBY BROOKE ORCHESTRA Comperes
Arranged by ERIC MORLEY
Series producer BARRIE EDGAR (Radio Times People: page 5)


Introduces: Peter West
Unknown: Bobby Brooke
Unknown: Peter Wheeler
Unknown: Christine Owen
Arranged By: Eric Morley
Producer: Barrie Edgar

: 24 Hours

Presented by Kenneth Allsop With AUSTIN MITCHELL


Presented By: Kenneth Allsop

: The Tough Guys: Dana Andrews

in Where the Sidewalk Ends also starring Gene Tierney Gary Merrill , Karl Maiden
A policeman with a reputation for brutality accidentally kills a suspect during an interrogation. produced, directed by otto PREMINGER (This Week's Films: page 9)


Unknown: Gene Tierney
Unknown: Gary Merrill
Unknown: Karl Maiden
Directed By: Otto Preminger
Mark Dixon: Dana Andrews
Morgan Taylor: Gene Tierney
Scalise: Gary Merrill
Klein: Bert Freed
Jiggs Taylor: Tom Tully
Lieut Thomas: Karl Malden
Martha: Ruth Donnelly
Ken Paine: Craig Stevens
Inspector Foley: Robert Simon
Ted Morrison: Harry von Zell
Willie: Don Appell
Steve: Neville Brand

: Weatherman

followed by Regional News and Weather (all except London and Wales) Closedown

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