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: Inter-Parliamentary Union

Her Majesty The Queen opens the forty-sixth Annual Conference.
(See above and page 6)

Her Majesty The Queen opens the forty-sixth Annual Conference of the Inter-Parliamentary Union at Westminster Hall

The Viscount Stansgate, President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union, welcomes Her Majesty

Her Majesty the Queen declares the Conference open

The Rt. Hon. Harold MacMillan, M.P., Prime Minister, welcomes the delegates

The scene described by Richard Dimbleby

at 11.15 this morning
(to 12.00)


Speaker: Viscount Stansgate
Speaker: HM Queen Elizabeth II
Speaker: The Rt. Hon. Harold MacMillan MP
Commentator: Richard Dimbleby
Television Presentation: Aubrey Singer
Television Presentation: Tom Millett

: Mainly for Women: About the Home

Domestic Forum
Viewers' questions answered spontaneously by Ruth Drew, Franklin Engelmann,
Molly Hargrave, Marjorie Bruce-Milne.
In the chair, Joan Gilbert

My Friend Sheltie
A weekly series in which Stanley Dangerfield, Chief Steward of Cruft's, reports on the care and training of Sheltie, his new Shetland sheepdog puppy, and suggests other animals which make attractive pets.

Introduced by Joan Gilbert.


Panellist (Domestic Forum): Ruth Drew
Panellist (Domestic Forum): Franklin Engelmann
Panellist (Domestic Forum): Molly Hargrave
Panellist (Domestic Forum): Marjorie Bruce-Milne
Chairman (Domestic Forum)/presenter: Joan Gilbert
Reporter (My Friend Sheltie): Stanley Dangerfield
Producer: Ann Shead

: Watch with Mother: Rag, Tag, and Bobtail

For the Very Young
James Urquhart tells the story.
Sam and Elizabeth Williams make the pictures
(A BBC Television Film)
(to 16.00)


Narrator: James Urquhart
Pictures: Sam Williams
Pictures: Elizabeth Williams
Script: Louise Cochrane

: Children's Television presents: Champion the Wonder Horse

Bad men are trying to prevent the election of an honest politician, and they kidnap him to get possession of an incriminating document. His horse goes wild, but is chased and caught by the bandits when they find the document is missing. As they search the saddle-bags they are spotted by Ricky and the hunt is on!


The Wonder Horse: Champion
Rebel, the dog: Blaze
Ricky North: Barry Curtis
Uncle Sandy: Jim Bannon

: Children's Television: Junior Sportsview

Introduced by Max Robertson.
A fortnightly series presenting news and views from the world of sport.


Presenter: Max Robertson
Editor: Paul Fox
Editor: Ronnie Noble
Presented by: Bryan Cowgill

: Children's Television: Bra'Nancy and the Tiger

A favourite tale of long ago.
Told and sung by Sylvia Wynter.


Storyteller/singer: Sylvia Wynter

: Tonight

Look around with Cliff Michelmore
Sport - Music - Politics - People
Cinema - Theatre - Travel
with Derek Hart, Geoffrey Johnson Smith, Macdonald Hastings and this week, Rory McEwen
Guest singer, Dennis Quilley
(Dennis Quilley is appearing in "Grab Me a Gondola" at the Lyric Theatre, London)


Presenter: Cliff Michelmore
Reporter: Derek Hart
Reporter: Geoffrey Johnson Smith
Reporter: Macdonald Hastings
Singer/Guitarist: Rory McEwen
Singer: Dennis Quilley
Presented by: Alasdair Milne

: Beauty Box

where Patricia Lewis introduces a lighthearted entertainment including Arthur English, The Brunette Toppers, Nat Temple and his Orchestra.


Presenter: Patricia Lewis
Comedian: Arthur English
Dancers: The Brunette Toppers
Musicians: Nat Temple and his Orchestra
Dance direction: Larry Gordon
Musical arrangements: Ken Thorne
Producer: Richard Afton

: Hits and Misses

[Starring] Dennis Lotis
with Marion Keene, Mark Baker, The Terry Sisters, Dill Jones, The Martin Slavin Music Group, Jill Haynes
From the BBC's Midland television studio


Singer: Dennis Lotis
Singer: Marion Keene
Singer: Mark Baker
Singers: The Terry Sisters
Pianist: Dill Jones
Musicians: The Martin Slavin Music Group
Performer: Jill Haynes
Script: John Briley
Producer: Philip Lewis

: Point of Return

(See top of page)

A Play by M.B. Kingsland
with Eric Lander as Flt.-Lt. Upwood, Glyn Houston as Sgt. Shaw and Bryan Coleman as their C.O.

The action takes place in a Royal Air Force Control Tower at the present time.
at 8.0


Writer: M.B. Kingsland
Designer: Tony Abbott
Producer: Terence Cook
Flt.-Lt. Upwood: Eric Lander
Sgt. Shaw: Glyn Houston
C.O.: Bryan Coleman
Other voices: Ralph Ball
Other voices: Alan Davidson
Other voices: Keith Grieve

: Europe - Friend or Foe?

In tonight's film Aidan Crawley investigates what the signing of the Common Market Treaty will mean to Europe and how it will affect the people of this country.
See page 6


Presenter: Aidan Crawley
Film Cameraman: Maurice Ford
Editor: Alan Martin
Sound Recordist: Derek Taylor
Sound Recordist: Reg Crawley
Producer: Anthony de Lotbiniere

: At Home: H.R.H. Prince Chula-Chakrabongse of Thailand, G.C.V.O

Introduced by Berkeley Smith.
A BBC outside broadcast from Prince Chula's English home near Bodmin in Cornwall.


Interviewee: H.R.H. Prince Chula-Chakrabongse
Presenter/interviewer: Berkeley Smith
Presented by: Nicholas Crocker

: Early to Braden

with A Baby, A Bird, Some People and Bernard Braden.
Scripts by a host of others


Comedian: Bernard Braden
Material at the piano written by: Ted Allan
Producer: Philip Barker

: Music and Dances

from India with Charmaine Vanderkoen and Rajes Arul.


Dancer: Charmaine Vanderkoen
Performer: Rajes Arul
Presentation: Arthur Langford

: Inter-Parliamentary Union

Her Majesty The Queen opens the forty-sixth Annual Conference at Westminster Hall.
(A BBC telerecording of part of this morning's broadcast)

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