A programme for children at home.
In the story chair, Gerald Young
Today's story is called 'The Cicada in the Cherry Tree'
The development of music from medieval times to the twentieth century
Introduced by Ivor Keys
with Alexander Young (tenor) and Ernest Lush (piano).
(First shown on BBC-1)
A new series of programmes presenting music in the folk idiom from many parts of the world.
This week, from America: the internationally famous folk singer, Pete Seeger
A weekly programme which focuses on people and the situations which shape their lives.
Reporters: Jim Douglas Henry, Angela Huth, Jeremy James, John Percival, Trevor Philpott, Desmond Wilcox
This week: How to Make Boyhood Last For Ever
When we were boys adventure was everywhere. We rescued maidens, shot down the bad men, drove the night expresses. Then we grew up and the bold dreams were cast off with the short trousers. But there are men who cannot let go their boyhood fantasies; who devote much of their manhood to preserving their boyhood tor ever. This film shows four of them-living in their dreams.
Report by Trevor Philpott.
Robert Donat in his first American starring role.
Starring Robert Donat, Elissa Landi
with Louis Calhern and Sidney Blackmer
Dumas's classic story of Edmond Dantes, unjustly imprisoned for twenty years, who attempts escape to seek revenge.
From the story by:
De Villefort Jr.:
De Villefort Sr.:
Mile de Rosas:
by Sir Walter Scott.
A second chance to see this dramatisation by Anthony Steven.
Raleigh's wit has delighted the Queen. Elizabeth, believing Amy to be married to Varney, has commanded him to present his 'wife' to her at Kenilworth.
(Shown on Saturday)
Tristan de Vere
A last look around the world of television.
Criticism, Discussion, Diversion with Michael Dean, Joan Bakewell, Tony Bilbow, Sheridan Morley and tonight's guests.