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: Nai Zindagi Naya Jeevan: Kavi Samellan

A special Hindi Poetry Symposium for Asian viewers, chaired by Mr Vatsyayana, an eminent poet and scholar from India.
And a round-up of the week's news.
Produced and presented by Mahendra Kaul
(from Birmingham: rptd Wed 12.25)


Chairman: Mr Vatsyayana
Producer/Presenter: Mahendra Kaul
Director: Ashok Rampal

: Wie bitte?: 19

A beginners' course in German.
Introduced by Leslie Banks.


Presenter: Leslie Banks

: Zarabanda: 19

Spanish for beginners.
Presented by Alison Skilbeck and Carlos Riera
with Juan-Ignacio Macia, Fiorella Renzi, Miguel-Angel Aristu, Virginia Quintana, Teofilo Calle, Antonio Cintado, Augusto G. F. Balbuena


Presenter: Alison Skilbeck
Presenter: Carlos Riera
Director: Carol Wiseman
Producer: David Hargreaves
[Actor]: Juan-Ignacio Macia
[Actress]: Fiorella Renzi
[Actor]: Miguel-Angel Aristu
[Actress]: Virginia Quintana
[Actor]: Teofilo Calle
[Actor]: Antonio Cintado
[Actor]: Augusto G. F. Balbuena

: Interval

: Sung Eucharist

From St Davids Cathedral Pembrokeshire.
Celebrant: The Very Rev T. E. Jenkins, Dean of St Davids.
Preacher: The Rt Rev Eric M. Roberts, Bishop of St Davids.


Celebrant: The Very Rev. T.E. Jenkins
Preacher: The Rt. Rev. Eric M. Roberts
Organist/Choirmaster: Peter Boorman
TV Presentation: Tregelles Williams

: Boomph with Becker

Get fit, look fit, and stay fit
With Sue Becker.
A BBC-Fremantle Int Inc co-production.
(Repeated Monday 4.0, Wed 10.45 am)


Presenter: Sue Becker
Producer: Sheila Innes

: Play Tennis: 9: Doubles tactics

Introduced by David Vine
With Dan Maskell, Bill Moss, Paul Hutchins, Chris Bovett and Stanley Matthews.



Presenter: David Vine
Instructor: Dan Maskell
Instructor: Bill Moss
Instructor: Paul Hutchins
Instructor: Chris Bovett
Instructor: Stanley Matthews
Director: John Rickword
Producer: John Dobson

: Steam Horse: Iron Road: 9: Round the Bend

As trains got heavier and speeds increased, specialised articulated locomotives had to be built to negotiate the curves.
Presented by John van Riemsdijk
(Look. Listen, Learn: pages 33-36)


Presenter: John van Riemsdijk
Director: Jeremy Johnston
Producer: Brenda Horsfield

: Metrication: The Task for Management

The first of two programmes describing how a company can go metric with minimum cost and maximum benefit.
Introduced by Richard Whitmore


Presenter: Richard Whitmore
Director: Charles Pascoe
Producer: Tony Matthews

: Croesi'r Bont

Y cyflwyno gan MAIR ROBBINS a HYWEL GWYNFRYN gyda dau ddysgwr dan ofal CENNARD DAVIES
Cynhyrchydd WYNNE LLOYD
(Learning Welsh)


Unknown: Mair Robbins
Unknown: Cennard Davies
Unknown: Cynhyrchydd Wynne Lloyd

: Interval

: Farming: A Scot on the Moor

David Richardson meets Hugh Black, who moved from a marginal farm in Perthshire to the middle of Dartmoor.
(from Birmingham)
Weather for farmers


Presenter: David Richardson
Subject: Hugh Black
Producer: John Kenyon

: Children Growing Up: 1: Mother and Child

A unique, intimate relationship that is particularly vulnerable to jealousy and separation.


Narrator: Hugh David
Director: Francis Fuchs
Producer: Eurfron Gwynne Jones

: Made In Britain: Pitch It High

Ultrasonics are at the forefront of world-wide technical progress.


Reporter: David Wilson
Producer: Michael Woolard

: News Headlines

: On Location: Young Winston

Four hundred actors were considered for the part of Churchill in the new film Young Winston: Simon Ward got it.

This film report follows Ward's association with the part from his first screen test to the climax of the film, his major House of Commons speech, as well as sequences on the parade ground at Sandhurst and outside Marrakesh.
With Carl Foreman, Richard Attenborough, Alexandra Ward.

"All prospective screen actors should watch this" (Observer)

(Simon Ward tells a Commuter's Tale: R4, Friday 11.15 pm-not Scotland, Wales)


Subject: Simon Ward
Interviewee: Carl Foreman
Interviewee: Richard Attenborough
Interviewee: Alexandra Ward
Narrator: Frank Duncan
Producer: Iain Johnstone

: Ask Aspel

Michael Aspel introduces your television requests.
Materialising in the studio this week, time traveller Dr Who, alias Jon Pertwee.
Send your requests to Ask Aspel, BBC Television Centre, [Address removed]


Presenter: Michael Aspel
Guest: Jon Pertwee
Producer: Granville Jenkins

: Ken Dodd and The Diddymen: Doddy the Peacemaker

(from Manchester)


Comedian: Ken Dodd
Puppetry: Roger Stevenson
Script: Bob Block
Director: Ken Wrench
Producer: Stan Parkinson

: Film of the Book: The Foxes of Harrow

Starring Maureen O'Hara, Rex Harrison
with Richard Haydn, Victor McLaglen

The illegitimate son of an Irish aristocrat, anxious to possess a socially acceptable bride and an heir, uses his winnings at the card table to build the most beautiful house in the South.

(This Week's Films: page 10)


Based on the novel by: Frank Yerby
Director: John M. Stahl
Stephen Fox: Rex Harrison
Odalie: Maureen O'Hara
Andre: Richard Haydn
Mike Farrel: Victor McLaglen
Aurore: Vanessa Brown
Desiree: Patricia Medina
The Vicomte: Gene Lockhart
Tom Warren: Dennis Hoey
Achille: Kenneth Washington
Zerline: Helen Crozier

: Anne of Green Gables: Part 3

by L.M. Montgomery.
Dramatised in five parts by Julia Jones.

Anne has found a 'bosom friend' in Diana Barry. Gilbert Blythe has made fun of her red hair, an insult for which Anne can never forgive him.


Author: L.M. Montgomery
Dramatised by: Julia Jones
Harmonica played by: Harry Pitch
Costumes: Joyce MacKen
Makeup: Sandra Shepherd
Lighting: John Treays
Script Editor: Alistair Bell
Designer: Allan Anson
Producer: John McRae
Director: Joan Craft
Marilla Cuthbert: Barbara Hamilton
Anne Shirley: Kim Braden
Miss Stacey: Kate Beswick
Gilbert Blythe: Robin Halstead
Diana Barry: Jan Francis
Ruby Gillis: Kim Hardy
Josie Pye: Angela Walker
Jane Andrews: Zuleika Robson
Matthew Cuthbert: Elliott Sullivan
Jerry Buote: Brent Oldfield
Mrs Barry: Helen Horton
Mary Joe: Mitzi Webster
Minnie May: Sharon O'Leary
Doctor: Robert MacLeod

: News


Weatherman: Jack Scott

: Paul: Envoy Extraordinary: 2: The Christian

A journey in the footsteps of St Paul with Malcolm Muggeridge and Dr Alec Vidler.


Presenter: Malcolm Muggeridge
Presenter: Dr Alec Vidler
Producer: Peter Chafer

: Songs of Praise

With Choirs of the Croydon Schools Music Association and Croydon Schools Wind Orchestra from The Parish Church, Croydon
Introduced by Keith Macklin

Sing Hosanna
When I survey the wondrous Cross (Rockingham)
God be in my head
Where have all the flowers gone
Thou didst leave thy throne
Sans Day Carol
The Lord my pasture shall prepare (Surrey)
Thy hand O God has guided (Thornbury)
Spirit of God
I vow to thee my country (Thaxted)
Be thou my guardian (Abridge)
Immortal, invisible (St Denio)

Prayer and Blessing by The Vicar of Croydon, The Rev Canon Ronald Bowlby


Presenter: Keith Macklin
Musicians: Croydon Schools Wind Orchestra
Conductor: Bryne Knight
Organist: Geoffrey Bartlett
Orchestrations: Malcolm Ellingworth
Prayer and blessing: The Rev Canon Ronald Bowlby
Director/Series Producer: Raymond Short

: Engelbert with The Young Generation

and The Goodies: Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graeme Garden, Bill Oddie
and Dana, Ray Stevens, Marlene Charell.
Alyn Ainsworth and his Orchestra
BBC/ZDF co-production


Presenter/Singer: Engelbert Humperdinck
Tim (The Goodies): Tim Brooke-Taylor
Graeme (The Goodies): Graeme Garden
Bill (The Goodies): Bill Oddie
Singer: Dana
Singer: Ray Stevens
Singer: Marlene Charell
Dancers: The Young Generation
Choreographer: Don Lurio
Musicians: Alyn Ainsworth and his Orchestra
Musical adviser to Engelbert Humperdinck: Laurie Holloway
Musical Arranger: Alyn Ainsworth
Musical Arranger: Laurie Holloway
Musical Arranger: Alan Roper
Writer (The Goodies): Graeme Garden
Writer (The Goodies): Bill Oddie
Additional Material (The Goodies): Tim Brooke-Taylor
Designer: Chris Thompson
Associate Producer: Klaus Henke
Producer: Stewart Morris

: The Great Stars: Beloved Infidel

The second of three films featuring one of Hollywood's most talented actors
[Starring] Gregory Peck
with Deborah Kerr, Eddie Albert

The bitter-sweet love affair between America's greatest 20th-century novelist, F. Scott Fitzgerald and columnist Sheilah Graham was the most talked about romance of the late 1930s.
Gregory Peck plays the author of The Last Tycoon and The Great Gatsby in Henry King's moving chronicle of the last years of Scott Fitzgerald's life.
(Sheilah Graham; This Week's Films: page 10)


Screenplay: Sy Bartlett
Based on the book by: Sheilah Graham
Based on the book by: Gerold Frank
Director: Henry King
Producer: Jerry Wald
F. Scott Fitzgerald: Gregory Peck
Sheilah Graham: Deborah Kerr
Carter: Eddie Albert
John Wheeler: Philip Ober
Stan Harris: Herbert Rudley
Lord Donegall: John Sutton

: News

with Kenneth Kendall; Weather


Newsreader: Kenneth Kendall

: Omnibus: Norman Jewison - Film Maker

A profile of Canadian film director Norman Jewison made during the filming of the musical Fiddler on the Roof.
Big money and high hopes for this epic rested on the shoulders of 44-year-old Jewison, who first made his name in television and went on to great success with such films as The Russians are Coming and the award-winning In the Heat of the Night. Topol, Jewison's latest star, says of him 'you really feel that he knows what he wants, he knows how to get it, and what the result will be, somehow.'


Subject: Norman Jewison
Producer: Doug Jackson

: Ad Lib

with Ludovic Kennedy
Each Sunday four men and women who have observed the events of the week come together to discuss the issues that lie behind the news.


Presenter: Ludovic Kennedy
Producer: Edward Mirzoeff

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