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: Beunydd

Bwrw golwg dros bynciau'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)

(to 13.15)

: Children's Television presents: Sooty

Assisted by Sweep and Harry Corbett.
Produced by Trevor Hill in the North of England studio

Contributors

Puppeteer: Harry Corbett
Producer: Trevor Hill

: Children's Television: Focus

Easter Monday Edition
Introduced by Vera McKechnie.

Music from Terry Lightfoot's New Orleans Jazzmen and Rolf Harris

Norman MacQueen
The man with the camera investigates crazes through the ages.

Cool Suits for Smart Lads
The story of boys' fashions by Cecile Hummel.

Humper and Dink
The unhappy warriors

A Saloon Car Race from Goodwood

Build your own Pocket Transistor Radio: Part 2
with Gilbert Davey.

School Shields

Stamp Collection

Zodiac Quiz

Contributors

Presenter: Vera McKechnie
Musicians: Terry Lightfoot's New Orleans Jazzmen
Performer: Rolf Harris
Item presenter: Norman MacQueen
Item presenter (Cool Suits for Smart Lads): Cecile Hummel
Comedians: Humper and Dink
Commentator (A Saloon Car Race from Goodwood): Raymond Baxter
Item presenter (Build your own Pocket Transistor Radio): Gilbert Davey
Producer: Leonard Chase

: Today's Sport

Introduced by Kenneth Wolstenholme.
The latest news of today's sporting events, including Football and Racing Results.
Presented by the Sportsview Unit.

Contributors

Presenter: Kenneth Wolstenholme

: News Headlines; Sports News; The Weather

On transmitters serving the areas:
6.10 News for Scotland, Northern Ireland and the English Regions
News from Wales: 6.15-6.20

: The Big Sky

The film starring Kirk Douglas.

Contributors

Produced and directed by: Howard Hawks
Jim Deakins: Kirk Douglas
Boone Caudill: Dewey Martin
Teal Eye: Elizabeth Threatt
Zeb: Arthur Hunnicutt
Bomaine: Buddy Bear
Jourdonnais: Steven Gerat

: This Is Your Life

Eamonn Andrews says This is Your Life to ?

Contributors

Presenter: Eamonn Andrews
Script and research: Ken Smith
Script and research: Liam Nolan
'This Is Your Life' theme written by: James Turner
The Orchestra under the direction of: George Clouston
Programme directed by: Vere Lorrimer
Producer: T. Leslie Jackson

: Musical Playhouse presents: A Sparrow in Fleet Street

[Starring] Charlie Chester
A new British musical, packed with tunes and laughs, it tells the story of Pinky Wright, the cheerful Cockney newspaper seller whose pitch in Fleet Street gives him ideas about becoming a top-flight reporter.

Contributors

Pinky Wright: Charlie Chester

: News

: Make Way for Music

presenting Alyn Ainsworth and the BBC Northern Dance Orchestra in thirty minutes of music in an informal manner with songs by Sheila Buxton and Roberto Cardinali.
Introduced by Roger Moffat.

Contributors

Musicians: Alyn Ainsworth and the BBC Northern Dance Orchestra
Singer: Sheila Buxton
Singer: Roberto Cardinali
Presenter: Roger Moffat
Producer: Barney Colehan

: The Great Katharine

Guy Hamilton, the well-known film director, reviews some of the highlights in the career of Katharine Hepburn, one of the most distinguished actresses the screen has known.

Contributors

Presenter: Guy Hamilton
Editor: Leonard Trumm
Presented by: Peggy Miller








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