A weekly agricultural magazine for those who live by the land.
Introduced by Michael Soper.
Farm Visit: George Sigsworth visits J. Kendall, of Ingham, Norfolk, and discusses with him on film, methods of intensive arable farming, without Livestock. The film includes the year's cycle of operations on an arable farm.
Arable Farming: G. Mackie discusses with J. Kendall modern methods of arable farming, with particular reference to points raised in the film of his farm.
Film sequences by the BBC's Agricultural Film Unit:
Film cameraman, John Bird
Film editor, Iris Lewis
From the BBC's Midland Television Studio
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Bwrw goliwg dros bymclau'r dydd mewn sgwrs a ffilm-a chyfle i gwrdd a rhai sy'n amlwg yn y newyddion.
(Wenvoe, Blaen-Plwyf, Holme Moss and Sutton Coldfield only)
For the Very Young
Charles E. Stidwill tells the story.
Sam and Elizabeth Williams make the picture
(A BBC television film)
Different Places with Different People
Elisabeth Beresford in the West Indies
3.15 Cookery Club
Fanny Cradock and Johnnie Cradock (Bon Viveur) present an Assiette de Crudites.
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Presenter (Different Places with Different People):
Presented by (Different Places with Different People):
Cook (Cookery Club):
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Toytown: The Cruise of The Toytown Belle
Another play by S.G. Hulme Beaman.
Settings by Andrew Brownfoot from illustrations by S. G. Hulme Beaman
(A BBC telerecording)
5.15 'Wells Fargo: The General
The exciting adventures of the famous Western Stagecoach Service with Dale Robertson as Jim Hardie, the Wells Fargo special investigator
During the war between the Sioux Indians and the settlers, Jim Hardie is made responsible for the safe transport of General Sheridan to a peace meeting at Fort Laramie. The Stage Coach is attacked-but not by Indians...
Jim Hardie (Wells Fargo):
Introduced by Max Robertson.
A fortnightly series presenting news and views from the world of sport including
'Angles on Angling'
The third of a new series in which Bernard Venables gives more fishing tips, concentrating on Fly Fishing.
Item presenter (Angles on Angling):
On transmitters serving the areas:
6.9 Weather and News for Scotland, Northern Ireland and the English Regions
News from Wales 6.15-6.20
starring Phil Silvers as Sergeant Bilko
Bilko takes a young hoodlum in hand and although his methods are unusual, turns him into a first-class soldier. Unfortunately Bilko is the victim of his own success.
Look around with Cliff Michelmore.
Sport - Music - People
Cinema - Theatre - Argument
with Derek Hart, Geoffrey Johnson Smith, Macdonald Hastings and this week: Cy Grant and Noel Harrison
Next episode on Monday
Strange man's aunt:
Jack Payne brings you Words and Music and conducts the Concert Orchestra.
Guests include: Moiseiwitsch and well-known personalities
A dramatised documentary by Robert Barr.
In the Outer Hebrides where men still live to the tempo of storm and tide, the island roads are rough and the waters often rougher. But over these isolated islands-in emergency-in good weather and gate, fly the planes of the Air Ambulance Service. This is the story of one of their flights and an island doctor's devotion to his people.
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A tragedy in one act by Oscar Wilde.
Set to music by Richard Strauss.
English text revised by Eric Crozier.
[Starring] Helga Pilarczyk, Jon Vickers, Norman Foster
London Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Hugh Maguire)
Conducted by Walter Goehr
The action takes place on the night of Herod's birthday celebrations in his palace at Machaerus on a hilltop above the Dead Sea, in the time of Christ. In the background of the great courtyard is the disused well where John the Baptist is kept prisoner.
(A BBC telerecording of the broadcast on September 26, 1957)
English text revised by:
[Orchestra] conducted by:
Herod Antipas, Tetrach of Judaea:
Herodias, his wife:
Salome, her daughter by first marriage:
Jokanaan, John the Baptist, a Prophet:
Narraboth, a young Syrian, Captain of the Guard:
A Page of Herodias:
Guests, Noblemen, High Captains and Chief Estates, Slaves, Musicians:
followed by Weather; Road Works Report and Close Down