A programme for children at home.
In the story chair, Dr. Sue Harthoorn
This week's storyteller, Dr. Sue Harthoorn, runs an animal hospital in South Africa which has helped to cure a wide range of animals, birds, and even fish. The stories she tells today and on Wednesday and Friday are all about African animals.
Today's story is called 'The Rhinoceros and the Woodpecker'
An introduction to Quantum Mechanics by Professor Philip Morrison.
(First shown on BBC-1)
One square in London-seventy houses, 400 lives...
The final programme in the series looks at the impact of the middle-class newcomers on the Square and on Islington generally. Clearly revealed are two nations - those who can plan and get their way, and those who neither know their rights nor can begin to defend them.
A literary panel game with Lord David Cecil, Antonia Fraser, Frank Kermode, Alan Pryce-Jones.
Chairman, Alan Brien
Extracts read by:
A Horizon report.
Introduced by Christopher Evans from today's British Association for the
Advancement of Science meeting at Leeds University.
The world is spending Â£3,000 million each year on space exploration. Is it worth it to us? Is it worth it to science?
In the chair, Lord Ritchie-Calder
The advantages: Dr. John W. Findlay (N.A.S.A.)
The disadvantages: Lord Bowden
Also taking part: Lord Adrian, O.M., Professor Dennis Gabor, Frank Malina, Dr. B. J. Mason, Patrick Moore, Professor G. D. Rochester and members of the audience
Dr. John W.
Outside broadcast directed by:
A thriller in six parts by Lester Powell.
Starring Michael Bryant, Mitzi Rogers, Reginald Marsh
with Michael Wynne, Ann Hamilton
The premature death of a client brings a rush of business to Johnny Treherne's seaside detective agency.
Suddenly everyone, including Johnny, wants to know why the client came to him.
Produced and directed by:
A series presenting the best in international jazz recorded in concert from Britain's foremost colleges and universities.
This week from The Chelsea College of Science and Technology, University of London
The Horace Silver Quintet
With Horace Silver (piano), Woody Shaw (trumpet), Tyrone Washington (saxophone), Larry Ridley (bass), Roger Humphries (drums)
Introduced by Humphrey Lyttelton.
(The Horace Silver Quintet appears by arrangement with Harold Davison)
including a special report on today's proceedings from the Trades Union Congress at Brighton, and The Weather
Criticism, Discussion, Diversion with Michael Dean, Joan Bakewell, Tony Bilbow, Sheridan Morley and tonight's guests.