for Good Friday
A united act of worship arranged by the Exeter Free Church Council from
Southernhay Congregational Church, Exeter.
Minister, The Rev. David Geddes
Preacher, The Rev. Dr. Donald Hudson
assisted by other Free Church ministers of the city
Old. Testament Lesson: Isaiah 53
Epistle: Romans 5. vv. 6-11 Gospel: Mark 15, vv. 16-40
The hymns taken from Congregational Praise: Nos. 132, 128, 131
Anthem: Ave Verum (Mozart)
The Rev. David
The Rev. Dr. Donald
For the very young
Audrey Atterbury and Molly Gibson pull the strings
Gladys Whitred sings the songs
Peter Hawkins speaks the voices
Maria Bird writes the songs and music
The Seven Words of Our Saviour on the Cross by Haydn.
Recorded at St. David's Cathedral, Pembrokeshire by permission of the Dean and Chapter
Eileen Poulter (soprano), Sybil Michelow (contralto), Kenneth Bowen (tenor), John Cameron (bass), The Glendower Singers
BBC Welsh Orchestra
Leader, Philip Whiteway
Conducted by Mansel Thomas
First televised on April 12, 1963
[Orchestra] conducted by:
Written and produced by Richard Cawston.
The world of the airline pilot is the utter darkness or the brilliant sunshine at 35,000 feet, landings through fog and cloud, and slip stations along the route.
This widely-acclaimed film shows in detail the job of flying one of the giant jets which cruise just below the speed of sound-B.O.A.C. Boeing 707 Flight 900, bound for Beirut and the Far East.
Pilots of three British airlines provide the comment on a professional life which is at the hub of national prestige and international controversy.
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From the novel by Anthony Hope.
Starring Ronald Colman, Madeleine Carroll, Douglas Fairbanks Jr., David Niven
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King Rudolf V of Ruritania:
Rupert of Hentzau:
Fritz von Tarlenheim:
Antoinette de Mauban:
A close-up look at the two men who will set the pace in tomorrow's Boat Race.
From the Midlands
An Italia Prize film from Japan.
For some years a group of Japanese university students made regular visits to Koshima Island to study the wild monkeys and to relate their behaviour to human society.
A comedy film series featuring the hilarious adventures of a happy-go-lucky scriptwriter and his family.
Starring Dick Van Dyke
with Mary Tyler Moore, Morey Amsterdam, Rose Marie and Larry Mathews
My Husband is a Check Grabber ...for he's a jolly good fellow!
A film series of courtroom dramas.
Starring E.G. Marshall and Robert Reed
with Guest star, Janice Rule
A woman who is an alcoholic finds that, without knowing it, she has committed a murder.
If not enough red blood cells are produced, or too many destroyed, we become anaemic. Tonight's programme shows how doctors and pathologists work as a team to combat this very common disease.
From St. Stephen's Hospital Group Pathology Laboratory, London
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(Next programme: the last programme in the present series comes from the Hospital for Sick Children, Great Ormond Street, London, and deals with babies who are born with bad hearts)
A film starring David Kossoff and Alfie Bass.
Screenplay by Wolf Mankowitz based on a story by Gogol.
Fender's one desire is to have a fine new overcoat-his first for over twenty years. And when his friend Morry the tailor offers to make him one, he is overjoyed. But before it is finished disaster overtakes him.
Ten leading dancers from the Royal Ballet take class in Studio 4.
Peter Wright appears by arrangement with the Stuttgart State Theatre Ballet; the dancers appear by arrangement with the General Administrator, Royal Opera House Covent Garden
Michael Flanders and Donald Swann describe the events leading to the Crucifixion of Jesus.
Readings from Luke 23; Matthew 27 (New English Bible)
Carol: Friday Morning by Sydney Carter