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: Living Together

A service for Whit Sunday from Bloomsbury Central Baptist Church.
Conducted by the Rev. Howard Williams, Ph.D.
Oh come, oh come, Immanuel (B.C.H. Rev. 643)
Invocation and the Lord's Prayer
Come down, O Love divine (B.C.H. Rev. 189)
Lesson: Ezekiel 37, vv. 1-14
O Breath of God, breathe on us now (B.C.H. Rev. 176)
Lesson: Acts 2, vv. 1-8 and 12-18
Creator Spirit (B.C.H. Rev. 178)
See how great a flame aspires (B.C.H. Rev. 542)
(to 12.00)


Conductor: The Rev. Howard Williams
Organist: Gerald Barnes

: Nefol Dan

Ffilm I adrodd hanes diwygiadau 1859 a 1904 wedi'i llunio a'i chyflwyno gan Aneirin Talfan Davies
Yn ystod y ffilm hon cawn ymweld a'r broydd sy'n gysylltiedig a dechrau diwygiadau 1859 a 1904, Tre'r Ddol, Pontrhyd-y-groes, Ysbyty Ystwyth, Cei Newydd, Blaenannerch, Castell Newydd Emlyn, Casllwchwr a mannau eraill.
Cawn hefyd gyfle i weld a chlywed rhai o'r gwyr a'r gwragedd a gymerodd ran flaenllaw yn mwygiad 1904, a chlywed rhai o emynau'r diwygiad.
Gwnaed gan Uned Ffllmiau'r
BBC yng Nghymru
Gwaith camera, Bill Greenhalgh
Golygydd y ffilm, Terry Laurie
Recordiwr Sain , John Lanchester
(Teledwyd y ffilm hon a ddydd Gwyl Ddewel 1959)
(A film about the 1859 and 1904 Revivals)
(Wenvoe, Blaen-Plwyf, Holme Moss, Sutton Coldfield and Crystal Palace)

(to 13.55)


Unknown: Aneirin Talfan Davies
Unknown: Bill Greenhalgh
Unknown: Terry Laurie
Unknown: Recordiwr Sain
Unknown: John Lanchester

: The Weather Situation for farmers and growers, followed by: Farming: Silage

A weekly agricultural magazine for those who live by the land.
Introduced by Alastair Dunnett.

A survey of modern trends in silage making and feeding with visits to a number of farms. Special contributors: J.R. Stubbs, County Advisory Officer, Buckinghamshire, N.A.A.S.; S. Morton, dairy farmer, Offchurch, Warwickshire; and R.R. Turner, farm manager, Crewkerne, Somerset.
From the BBC's Midland television studio


Presenter: Alastair Dunnett
Guest: J.R. Stubbs
Guest: S. Morton
Guest: R.R. Turner
Film Sequences: The BBC's Agricultural Film Unit
Film Cameraman: John Bird
Film Editor: Macdonald Martin
Producer: Hilary Phillips

: News Review

Seven Days in Forty Minutes
Recalling this week's outstanding events on film with personalities, reports, and expert analysis from studios at home and abroad.
Introduced by Richard Baker.


Presenter: Richard Baker

: Giselle

[Starring] Nadia Nerina, Nicolai Fadeyechev, Lydia Sokolova, Niels Bjorn Larsen
Music by Adolphe Adam
Recorded by the Royal Opera House Orchestra
(Leader, Charles Taylor)
Conducted by Hugo Rignold
(BBC recording, previously televised on November 23, 1958)

(Nicolai Fadeyechev appears by permission of the Directors of the Bolshoi Ballet; Niels Bjorn Larsen appears by permission of the Director of the Royal Danish Ballet; Nadia Nerina, Margaret Hill, Julia Farron, Hugh Rignold and the Royal Opera House Orchestra appears by permission of the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Ltd.)


Book by: T. Gautier
Book by: V. Saint-Georges
Choreography: G. Coralli
Choreography: G. Perrot
Music: Adolphe Adam
Musicians: The Royal Opera House Orchestra
Orchestra leader: Charles Taylor
Orchestra conducted by: Hugo Rignold
Ballet Master: Peter Wright
Costumes designed by: Jane Scrase-Dickins
Designer: George Djurkovic
Producer: Margaret Dale
Giselle: Nadia Nerina
Prince Albrecht: Nicolai Fadeyechev
Myrtna, Queen of the Wilis: Margaret Hill
Wilfred, Prince Albrecht's equerry: Peter Wright
Hilarion: Niels Bjorn Larsen
Princess Bathilde: Julia Farron
The Prince of Courland: Alfred Rodrigues
Berthe, Giselle's mother: Lydia Sokolova
Peasants and Wilis: Maria Butler
Peasants and Wilis: Gaye Fulton
Peasants and Wilis: Pearl Gaden
Peasants and Wilis: Anne Hyde
Peasants and Wilis: Brenda Last
Peasants and Wilis: June Lesley
Peasants and Wilis: Hazel Merry
Peasants and Wilis: Suzanne Musitz
Peasants and Wilis: Alison Norwood
Peasants and Wilis: Jeannette Osborne
Peasants and Wilis: Yemaiel Oved
Peasants and Wilis: Vernie Ruthven
Peasants and Wilis: Jane Shore
Peasants and Wilis: Judith Steward
Peasants and Wilis: Sylvia Wellman
Peasants and Wilis: Susan Winterton
Huntsmen, Court Ladies, Noblemen: [artists uncredited]

: The Brains Trust

The Brains Trust meets this afternoon to answer your questions.
The members this week are: Dr. J. Bronowski, Lord Boothby, K.B.E., Lord Moran, Noel Annan.
Question-Master, Norman Fisher
Questions should be addressed to: 'The Brains Trust', [address removed]
(A sound recording can be heard in the Home Service on Tuesday at 4.0)


Question-Master: Norman Fisher
Panellist: Dr. J. Bronowski
Panellist: Lord Boothby
Panellist: Lord Moran
Panellist: Noel Annan
Producer: John Furness

: Children's Television presents: Tintin: King Ottokar's Sceptre: 6: The Hunt for the Sceptre

A French cartoon film in eight episodes about the adventures of a boy reporter.


Voices: Deryck Guyler
Tintin/voices: Gerald Campion
Script: Leslie Lonsdale-Cooper
Script: Michael Turner
Story and drawings from the book by: Herge

: Children's Television: The Underwater Horse

R.H. Pearson wanted to train a seal to provide him with underwater transport. In this film he tells the story of his partial success and of the seal's eventual disappearance.
(First shown on the evening of Mar. 2)


Presenter: R.H. Pearson
Film Editor: Douglas Thomas
Photographed and directed by: Tony Soper

: Children's Television: Great Expectations: Part 7

by Charles Dickens
Adapted for television in thirteen parts by P.D. Cummins

The story so far:
Mr Jaggers informs Pip he will have a generous allowance from his benefactor till he comes of age. Pip settles in happily with Herbert Pocket who introduces him to Startop and the detestable Bentley Drummle. Herbert tells him Miss Havisham was deserted by a scoundrel on her wedding day. Pip soon becomes a fashionable young gentleman, and the bills begin to roll in. One evening, he sees Mr Jaggers' strange housekeeper, Molly.

(Dinsdale Landen is in "Auntie Mame" at the Adelphi Theatre; Helen Lindsay is in "Eighty in the Shade" at the Globe Theatre, London)


Author: Charles Dickens
Adapted by: P.D. Cummins
Producer: Dorothea Brooking
Designer: Richard Henry
Film Cameraman: Leonard Newson
Film Editor: Ron de Mattos
Pip: Dinsdale Landen
Mr. Wemmick: Ronald Ibbs
Mr. Jaggers: Keneth Thornett
The Aged Parent: Frederick Victor
Herbert Pocket: Colin Jeavons
Page: Jacky Chissick
Joe Gargery: Michael Gwynn
Orlick: Richard Warner
Miss Havisham: Marjory Hawtrey
Estella: Helen Lindsay

: Children's Television: Sunday Special: Up to the City

The Rev. Howard Williams, Ph.D., and the congregation welcome you to Bloomsbury Central Baptist Church to join in their Whitsunday worship.
(BBC recording)
(to 18.10)


Service conducted by: The Rev. Howard Williams

: Meeting Point: The Young Vision

Reports on Youth and the Church submitted to H. S. Magnay, Director of Education for the City of Liverpool, by Tony Gibson, Philip Race with help from Amirali U. Tejani, Winthrop Jones, The Rev. Vere Ducker.


Guest: H. S. Magnay
Guest: Tony Gibson
Guest: Philip Race
Guest: Amirali U. Tejani
Guest: Winthrop Jones
Guest: The Rev. Vere Ducker

: Hancock's Half-Hour: Grandad's S.O.S.

Written by Alan Simpson and Ray Galton.
[Starring] Tony Hancock
(Previously shown on January 2)


Writer: Alan Simpson
Writer: Ray Galton
Producer: Duncan Wood
Anthony Aloysius Hancock: Tony Hancock

: Sunday-Night Theatre: Nap Hand

A farce by Vernon Sylvaine and Guy Bolton

(See foot of page and page 4)

"Tonight's farce," writes Brian Rix, "begins with Freddy Quibble and Johnny Potter floundering around a maternity home, agitatedly waiting to become fathers.
When their wives present each with twins, there is as much wailing from the fathers as from the babies. A future strewn with bills stretches before them, until Potter performs an impossible mathematical feat..."

(Brian Rix, Lee Franklyn, Larry Noble and Charles Cameron are in "Simple Spymen" at the Whitehall Theatre, London)


Author: Vernon Sylvaine
Author: Guy Bolton
Settings: Stanley Moon
The play directed by: Jordan Lawrence
Television Presentation: Mary Evans
Luigi Marato: John Slater
Nurse McClintock: Wynne Clark
Johnny Potter: Basil Lord
Freddy Quibble: Brian Rix
Dr. McClintock: Larry Noble
Annie: Elizabeth Chambers
Marjory Potter: Charlotte Mitchell
Lucille Quibble: June Sylvaine
Montague Joll: Charles Cameron
Photographer: Leo Franklyn
Maria: Rose Alba

: Tito Gobbi Encore

The world-famous baritone returns to sing more of his great operatic roles.
The Royal Opera House Orchestra
(Leader, Charles Taylor)
Conductor, Stanford Robinson

(The Royal Opera House Orchestra appears by arrangement with the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Ltd.)


Baritone: Tito Gobbi
Orchestra: The Royal Opera House Orchestra
Orchestra leader: Charles Taylor
Conductor: Stanford Robinson
Drawings: Don Higgins
Designer: Clifford Hatts
Producer: Patricia Foy

: The Quiet One

A documentary film directed by Sidney Myers.
The moving story of a struggle to gain the confidence and co-operation of a young Negro boy whose broken home has made him a potential delinquent.


Director: Sidney Myers

: The Epilogue: For Whitsunday: Power

Canon Roy McKay speaks of the gift of the Holy Spirit.
(BBC recording)

Followed by Weather and Close Down


Speaker: Canon Roy McKay

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