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: Teledu I Blant

Wrth Fy Modd
Hon yw'r ail raglen mewn eyfres newydd yn rhoi cyfle i rai o blant Cymru i son am eu diddordebau
Yn y rhifyn hwn, bydd Alun Williams yn cwrdd a rhai sydd yn ymddiddori mewn cadw adar, gwylio anifeiliaid, arlunio a gwneud modelau
Y telediad gan Meurig Jones
Y cynhyrchu gan Lorraine Davies
(Children's Television. At My Leisure: children's hobbies)
(Wenvoe, Holme Moss and Sutton Coldfield only)
(to 13.00)

Contributors

Unknown: Alun Williams
Unknown: Meurig Jones
Unknown: Lorraine Davies

: Greenwich Time Signal; BBC Television Trophy Car Hill Climb Trial

An Inter-Regional Competition of motoring gymnastics between teams representing the North, the Midlands, and the South of England, organised by the London Motor Club.

Contributors

Clerk of the Course: Geoffrey Piggott
Commentator: Robin Richards
Commentator: Godfrey Imhof
Presented for television by: Bill Duncalf

: Gardening Club

Percy Thrower's guest today is Bernard Pollard, who discusses with him the care and maintenance of lawn mowers and gives practical advice on what to do before putting them away for the winter.

Francis Hanger, Curator of the Royal Horticultural Society's Gardens at Wisley, talks about dwarf conifers for the alpine house and the rock garden, and shows the method of their propagation.

Percy Thrower demonstrates the cleaning and storing of begonia tubers.
(A BBC telerecording)

Contributors

Presenter: Percy Thrower
Guest: Bernard Pollard
Speaker: Francis Hanger
Producer: John Furness

: Amos 'n' Andy: Piggy Bank

[Starring] Amos 'n' Andy in the film Piggy Bank

: Children's Television presents: Champion, The Wonder Horse

The range is stricken with drought. Popular legend says that somewhere, close at hand, there is a lost river, but no one has ever found it - except three gunmen who keep it a closely guarded secret. Champion, however, senses the presence of the water and starts to nose it out, under the guns of the crooks. Ricky finds Champion with a bullet wound, and the hunt is on.

Contributors

The Wonder Horse: null Champion
Rebel, the dog: Blaze
'Ricky' North, the boy: Barry Curtis
Sandy, his uncle: Jim Bannon

: Children's Television: The Appleyards: Hazel's Boy Friend

by Freda Lingstrom.

Contributors

Writer: Freda Lingstrom
Film Cameraman: Charles Parnall
Film Editor: Ron de Mattos
Producer: Kevin Sheldon
Mum: Constance Fraser
Dad: Douglas Muir
Tommy: Derek Rowe
Margaret: Carole Olver
Hazel: Barbara Brown
Mr. Spiller: C.B. Poultney

: Today's Sport

A round-up of today's sporting highlights.
Introduced by Kenneth Wolstenholme.

Contributors

Presenter: Kenneth Wolstenholme

: In Town Tonight

Interesting people who are In Town Tonight.
(Simultaneous broadcast with all Home Services except Northern Ireland, Scottish, and Welsh)

Contributors

Edited and produced by: Peter Duncan
Interviewer: John Ellison
Interviewer: Pauline Tooth
Assistant Producer: Joyce Bullen

: Saturday-Night Out

Saturday-Night Out takes you to one of the most treacherous parts of the English Channel to See things happen!, When they happen!, Where they happen!

Regardless of weather, BBC Television Outside Broadcast cameras aboard the Dover lifeboat visit the South Goodwin Light Vessel.
A weekly series edited by Peter Webber and Derek Burrell-Davis
See page 5

Contributors

Presented by/Editor: Peter Webber
Presented by: Alan Chivers
Editor: Derek Burrell-Davis

: The Other Man: Episode 6

A Francis Durbridge serial in six episodes.
[Starring] Tony Britton, Patricia Driscoll, Duncan Lamont
(Tony Britton appears by permission of British Lion Films, Ltd.)

Contributors

Writer: Francis Durbridge
Designer: Roy Oxley
David Henderson: Tony Britton
Harry Vincent: John Arnatt
Detective-Inspector Ford: Duncan Lamont
Dr. Sheldon: Jack Lambert
P.C. Sanders: Ronald Baddiley
Detective-Sergeant Broderick: Victor Brooks
Katherine Waiters: Patricia Driscoll
Robin Craven: Philip Guard
Ralph Merson: Peter Copley
Judy: Brenda Dean

: Saturday Comedy Hour presents: Tess and Jim

starring Jimmy Wheeler and Tessie O'Shea with Ken Wilson, Charles Hawtrey,
Charles Drake, Bryan Johnson, Desmond Lane, The Leslie Roberts Silhouettes.

Contributors

Jim: Jimmy Wheeler
Tess: Tessie O'Shea
[Actor]: Ken Wilson
[Actor]: Charles Hawtrey
[Actor]: Charles Drake
Singer: Bryan Johnson
Penny whistler: Desmond Lane
Dancer: The Leslie Roberts Silhouettes
Orchestra directed by: Eric Robinson
Script: Sid Colin
Script: Talbot Rothwell
Dance direction: Leslie Roberts
Designer: Douglas Smith
Producer: George Inns

: Find the Link

with Kenneth Horne in the chair and Carole Carr, Josephine Douglas, Bruce Seton, Eric Sykes finding the links between the challengers.
Special investigators: Pauline and Larry Forrester

Contributors

Chairman: Kenneth Horne
Panellist: Carole Carr
Panellist: Josephine Douglas
Panellist: Bruce Seton
Panellist: Eric Sykes
Special investigator: Pauline Forrester
Special investigator: Larry Forrester
Presented by: G. B. Lupino

: Tall Story Club

Robert MacDermot endeavours to control the imagination of tonight's storytellers:
Cyril Fletcher, Jill Craigie and two guests.

Contributors

Chairman: Robert MacDermot
Panellist: Cyril Fletcher
Panellist: Jill Craigie
Devised by: George Margo
Presented by: Christopher Doll








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