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: A Service of Believers' Baptism

from Emmanuel Baptist Church, Falmouth.
Call to Worship; Invocation
The Lord's Prayer
Psalm 23
"Praise to the Lord, the Almighty, the King of Creation" (B.C.H. 30)
Prayers
Anthem: "Since by man came death" (Handel)
First Address: Christ's Baptism and Ours (Reading from St. Matthew, Chapter 3)
"O Jesus, I have promised to serve thee to the end" (B.C.H. 473)
Second Address: Death and Resurrection in Christ Jesus (Reading from Romans, Chapter 6)
"The Church's one foundation is Jesus Christ her Lord" (B.C.H. 454)
Third Address: Sacrament of Conversion
Baptismal Prayer
Baptismal Hymn: "Crown him with many crowns" (B.C.H. 142)
Benediction
Minister, the Rev. Noel H. Jenkins
The service described by Alan Gibson.
The second of five television broadcasts in which it is hoped to show viewers how the sacrament of Baptism is practised by the main Christian traditions of this country.
(to 12.00)

Contributors

Speaker: The Rev. Noel H. Jenkins
Organist and Choirmaster: G. Fearnley Holmes
Commentator: Alan Gibson

: O Sul I Sul

Newyddion am Gymru a Chymry.
(Wenvoe, Blaen-Plwyf, Holme Moss, Sutton Coldfield and Crystal Palace)

: Seiat Holi

Atebir nifer o gwestiynau gan
Norah Isaac
Yr Athro Thomas Jones
Y Parchedig Idwal Jones
Jac L. Williams
Cadeirydd,
Aneirin Talfan Davies
T telediad yng ngofal MYRFYN OWEN
(Brains Trust)
(Wenvoe, Blaen-Plwyf, Holme Moss, Sutton Coldfield and Crystal Palace)

(to 13.50)

Contributors

Unknown: Norah Isaac
Unknown: Yr Athro Thomas Jones
Unknown: Y Parchedig Idwal Jones
Unknown: Jac L. Williams
Unknown: Aneirin Talfan Davies

: The Weather Situation for farmers and growers; followed by Farming

A weekly agricultural magazine for those who live by the land.
Introduced by John Cherrington.

B. Coli.
The Vet gives advice to pig keepers on the control of B. Coli.

Farm Visit
James Thorburn visits Fred Blackman, North Fairlee Farm, Newport, Isle of Wight.

From the BBC's Midland television studio

Contributors

Presenter: John Cherrington
Item presenter (B. Coli): The Vet [name uncredited]
Item presenter (Farm Visit): James Thorburn
Interviewee (Farm Visit): Fred Blackman
Film Sequences: The BBC's Agricultural Film Unit
Film Editor: Macdonald Martin
Producer: Hilary Phillips

: News Review

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

Contributors

Presenter: Robert Dougall

: With Rod and Line

on The River Avon with Frank Sawyer
A programme about a Hampshire river, the trout that live in it, and the skill of men who fish from its banks.
(BBC recording)

Contributors

Presenter: Frank Sawyer
Producer: Peter Bale

: Sweet Thames Run Softly

Barry Sinclair introduces a programme of music about London's great river from its source to the sea
With the BBC Midland Light Orchestra.
(Leader, James Hutcheon)
Conducted by Charles Mackerras
and Joyce Blackham, John Hauxvell

From the BBC's Midland television studio
(See page 5)

Contributors

Presenter: Barry Sinclair
Musicians: The BBC Midland Light Orchestra
Orchestra leader: James Hutcheon
Conductor: Charles Mackerras
Soprano: Joyce Blackham
Baritone: John Hauxvell
Film editor: Edward Le Lorrain
Devised and produced by: Charles R. Rogers

: The Brains Trust

meets this afternoon to answer your questions.
The members this week are: Alan Gemmell, James Fisher, C. P. Snow, Lord Shackleton.
Question-Master, Alan Bullock
Questions should be addressed to: 'The Brains Trust', [address removed]

Contributors

Panellist: Alan Gemmell
Panellist: James Fisher
Panellist: C. P. Snow
Panellist: Lord Shackleton
Question-Master: Alan Bullock
Producer: John Furness

: Zoo Quest in Paraguay: 3: Argentine Excursion

David Attenborough continues the story of his search for rare and interesting animals in the tropical swamps, forests, and plains of Central South America.
This week he finds rheas, a relation of the ostrich, and looks for some of the creatures that live in burrows on the Pampas.
(First shown on April 3)

Contributors

Presenter/Producer: David Attenborough
Filmed by: Charles Lagus
Film Editor: Robert Walter
Designer: Natasha Kroll
Studio Direction: Brian Branston

: Monkey Mountain

A film from China.
Anything can happen when the traveller meets the band of mischievous monkeys.

: Great Expectations: Last episode

by Charles Dickens.
Adapted for television by P. D. Cummins.

The story so far:
The day for the escape arrives and Pip, Herbert, and Startop row Magwitch down the river. They stay at an Inn and at dawn row out to await the paddle-boat, but a galley comes alongside and the steersman shouts to Magwitch to surrender to the law. Magwitch recognises Compeyson in the galley, pulls him overboard and fights with him under the water. Compeyson is drowned, but Magwitch is rescued though badly injured. He is taken to Newgate and sentenced to death, but dies peacefully with Pip beside him before the sentence can be carried out.

(Ivor Slater is appearing in "Orpheus Descending" at the Royal Court Theatre, London)

Contributors

Author: Charles Dickens
Adapted by: P.D. Cummins
Producer: Dorothea Brooking
Designer: Richard Henry
Make-up supervised by: Ann Ferriggi
Wardrobe supervised by: Sonia Kerr
Film Cameraman: Leonard Newson
Film Editor: Ron de Mattos
Pip: Dinsdale Landen
Mr. Jaggers: Keneth Thornett
Mr. Wemmick: Ronald Ibbs
Herbert: Colin Jeavons
Policeman: Ivor Salter
Biddy: Gabrielle Hamilton
Joe Gargery: Michael Gwynn
Pip Gargery: Dennis Mallard
Creditor: Michael Segal
Creditor: Arnold Diamond
Creditor: Edgar Driver
Creditor: Andre Ducane
Creditor: Ian Ainsley

: Sunday Special: I Go a-Fishing

The story is told by The Rev. Stuart Jackman and Joseph O'Conor with a scene from "The Vigil" by Ladislas Fodor.
(BBC recording)
(to 18.20)

Contributors

Storyteller: The Rev. Stuart Jackman
Storyteller: Joseph O'Conor
Producer: Joan Craft

: Meeting Point: Bishop's Move

Franklin Engelmann interviews the Rt. Rev. Stanley Betts, Bishop of Maidstone, who travels all over the world as Bishop to the Forces.
Film by courtesy of the Royal Navy
(Cameraman, Naval Airman K.C. Parnell)
(BBC recording)

Contributors

Interviewer: Franklin Engelmann
Interviewee: The Rt. Rev. Stanley Betts
Cameraman: Naval Airman K.C. Parnell
Film Editor: Ken Bilton
Arranged by: Harold Rogers
Producer: John Elphinstone-Fyffe

: Whack-O!

Written by Frank Muir and Denis Norden.
A weekly school report.
[Starring] Professor Jimmy Edwards
with Arthur Howard
(BBC recording, previously shown on May 19)

Contributors

Writer: Frank Muir
Writer: Denis Norden
Incidental music composed and conducted by: Alan Yates
Designer: Stanley Dorfman
Production: Douglas Moodie
Headmaster: Jimmy Edwards
Mr. Pettigrew: Arthur Howard
Mr. Halliforth: Edwin Apps
Mr. Tuppington: John Forbes-Robertson
Mr. Cope-Willoughby: Frank Raymond
Phipps: Robert O'Leary
Crombie: Jimmy Ray
Phillpott: Derek Needs
Major Prosser: Gerald Cash
Mrs. Mortlake: Mary Hignett
Mr. Gumbril: Michael Brennan
Miss Smallpiece: Nan Braunton
Mr. Tichbourne: John G. Heller
Farmer: George Woodbridge
Vicar: Henry Longhurst

: Sunday-Night Theatre presents: Release

by Alfred Shaughnessy
[Starring] Freda Jackson, Rachel Roberts

The action of the play is centred round the Baileys' home in a West London suburb.
(See page 3)

[Photo caption] With mixed emotions the Baileys welcome home their girl who has just been released from gaol after serving five years for the murder of her husband. From the left: Johnny (Ian Whittaker), Mr. and Mrs. Bailey (Edward Evans and Freda Jackson), and Catherine (Rachel Roberts)

Contributors

Writer: Alfred Shaughnessy
Producer: Barbara Burnham
Designer: Guy Sheppard
Johnny Bailey: Ian Whittaker
Mr. Bailey: Edward Evans
Mrs. Bailey: Freda Jackson
George Wendell: Roger Gage
Miss McIntyre: Moira Mannion
Catherine Bailey: Rachel Roberts
The Rev. John Curzon: Charles Stapley
Lily Milton: Anita Robinson
Motorist: John Ringham

: She Shall Have Music

David Franklin introduces
Gillian Lynne dancing with Malcolm Goddard
Diane Dubaeby in Songs from the Shows
Amaryllis Fleming (cello)
Viera - Singing with her guitar
Anna Myers (piano)
with The International Players
Directed by Gilbert Vinter

Contributors

Presenter: David Franklin
Dancer/Choreography: Gillian Lynne
Dancer/Choreography: Malcolm Goddard
Singer: Diane Dubaeby
Cellist: Amaryllis Fleming
Singer/guitarist: Viera
Pianist: Anna Myers
Musicians: The International Players
Musicians directed by: Gilbert Vinter
Settings: Marilyn Roberts
Producer: Christian Simpson

: Canadian Panorama: 1: Log Drive

Through the winter and the spring the 'loggers' are some of the busiest men in Canada but, although their job is an arduous one, it is still something of an adventure.
A National Film Board of Canada film

: Masterpieces of Portraiture: 1: Titian

'Man with the Glove', 'Man with Grey Eyes' and 'Pietro Aretino'.
Sir Gerald Kelly on Masterpieces of Portraiture
(BBC film)

Contributors

Presenter: Sir Gerald Kelly
Photography: Ken Higgins
Recorded by: Norman Allen
Editor: Harry Hastings
Producer: Christopher Doll

: The Epilogue: Losing and Keeping

The Rev. Frank Martin, Vicar of Mylor, near Falmouth.
Followed by Weather and Close Down

Contributors

Presenter: The Rev. Frank Martin








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