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: Play School

A programme for children at home.
(to 11.30)


Storyteller: Aline Gunn
Presenter: Beryl Roques
Presenter: Gordon Rollings

: Cricket: Worcestershire v. New Zealand - Third day's play

from the County Ground, Worcester.

(to 18.05)


Commentator: Brian Johnston
Commentator: Peter West
Commentator: Denis Compton
Television presentation: Philip Lewis

: News

: Professional Golf: Big Three Golf: Match No.1

A series of eight three-ball matches featuring the world's most famous golfing trio Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player.
Filmed at Akron, Ohio.


Golfer: Arnold Palmer
Golfer: Jack Nicklaus
Golfer: Gary Player

: Encore: The Scapegoat

by Simon Raven.
Starring Kenneth More
with Lyndon Brook, Frances White
First transmission on BBC-1, February 15, 1964


Writer: Simon Raven
Script editor: Vincent Tilsley
Designer: John Cooper
Producer: John Elliot
Director: Prudence Fitzgerald
Cpl. George Moffatt: Patrick Newell
Pte. Sam Handley: Henley Thomas
Major Colum Fitzgerald: Kenneth More
Capt. Edward Phipps: James Bree
Second Lieut Richard Underwood: Graham James
Sergeant-Major: Anthony Wager
Pte. Charlie Banham: Eric Thompson
Capt. Andrew Lamont, M.C.: Jeremy Wilkin
Gillie Moffatt: Frances White
Capt. Robert Peterson: Lyndon Brook
Sgt. Balfe: Michael Blackham

: Vladimir Krainov

plays Schubert
The brilliant young Soviet pianist was a prizewinner in the Leeds International Piano Competition of 1963.
Tonight he plays Fantasia in C major (The Wanderer) and Serenade arranged for the piano by Liszt.
Vladimir Krainov appears by arrangement with Victor Hochhauser Ltd.


Pianist: Vladimir Krainov
Director: Barrie Gavin

: Newsroom

followed by The Weather

: Westminster at Work

Ian Trethowan looks back over the past week in Parliament and introduces reports on big debates in both Houses, questions to Ministers, significant moves behind the scenes, and the effects of M.P.s' work inside and outside Westminster.
with the BBC's Parliamentary and Political News Staff


Presenter: Ian Trethowan
Editor: Michael Balkwill

: Late Night Line-Up

Round off the day with Denis Tuohy, Michael Dean, Nicholas Tresilian, Joan Bakewell and tonight's guests.


Presenter: Denis Tuohy
Presenter: Michael Dean
Presenter: Nicholas Tresilian
Presenter: Joan Bakewell

About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

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